Robert Gibson Jones
(1889 - 1969)
Robert Gibson Jones was active/lived in Illinois, Ohio. Robert Jones is known for pulp magazine illustration, commercial art, advertising.
Biography Robert Gibson Jones
Robert Gibson Jones was born on October 5, 1889 in Toledo, Ohio. His father was Ambrose Jones, a traveling salesman from Ohio. His mother was M. Belle Jones, who was also born in Ohio. He had an older brother, Stanley, and a younger sister, Gussie.
By 1900 the family had moved to Dayton, Ohio, and lived at 427 South Jefferson Street. By 1910 the family has moved to 522 Oakdale Street in Chicago, Illinois. From 1910 to 1914 he studied at a Chicago art school. After his training he began to work as a commercial artist at Vogue Studios, an advertising agency located at 21 East Van Buren Street. On June 5, 1917 he reported for the draft registration and was recorded to be of medium height and build, with brown eyes and hair. He was also
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