Charles Austin Needham (1844-1923)
Born in Buffalo, New York. Pupil of August Will and the Art Students League of New York. Awards: Medal, Atlanta Exposition, 1895; Honorable Mention, New York Agricultural Exposition, 1898. Member New York Water Color Club and National Arts Club. In 1900 he lived in New York City.
Official Illustrated Catalogue, Fine Arts Exhibit, United States of America, Paris Exposition of 1900. Noyes, Platt & Company, Boston, 1900
Information provided by Edward P. Bentley, researcher of Lansing, Michigan