Linus Burr Smith
(1899 - 1982)
Linus Burr Smith was active/lived in Nebraska, Kansas. Linus Smith is known for painting, architecture, design.
Biography Linus Burr Smith
Born Minneapolis, Mar. 8, 1899; died Lincoln, NB, July 1982. Painter. Architect. Designer. Teacher. Studied at Kansas State University, Manhattan and Howard University, DC. Lived in Manhattan in 1933. Was a professor of architecture at University of Nebraska, Lincoln, in 1936-41.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
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This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.