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C Kirby

 (1875 - 1947)
C. Valentine Kirby was active/lived in Pennsylvania, California.  C Kirby is known for craftsperson, bookplate design, art education.

Biography   C. Kirby


C. Valentine Kirby was born in New York on July 19, 1875.  Kirby taught art in the public schools of Denver, Colorado in 1900-06 and Los Angeles in 1910.  After serving in the Army during WWI, he continued teaching in the public schools of Pittsburg, PA in 1920 and Harrisburg, PA in 1928-30.  He died in Camp Hill, PA on September 27, 1947.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Ferdinand Perret Files; Census.

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