Georgett Coolidge

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  • Georgett
  • E
  • Robinson
  • Coolidge
  • Walter Griggs Coolidge married 1872; Harvard educated engineer and bridge builder; had come to Chicago in the mid-1860s and went to work for the Chicago Rock Island & Pacific Railroad. He then took a job with the American Bridge Company. In 1888 Coolidge became the president of the Chicago Copper Refining Company. Real estate holdings. Died circa 1924
  • March 27, 1850
  • Brooklyn, New York
  • April 16, 1929
  • Lyndon, Vermont
  • 4752 Kimbark Ave., Chicago, Illinois

    1924-1929: Lyndon, Vermont
  • Chicago, Illinois

    Lyndon, Vermont
  • Watercolorist
  • student of Mrs. A.V. Dodgshun and Robert Rascovich
  • Array
  • January 26-February 21, 1897: Art Institute's Annual Exhibition of Chicago Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Country Road; A Street in Kenwood; A Bit of St. Joe; In the Pine Woods of New Jersey; The City; watercolors

    November 6-December 17, 1899: Twelfth Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings and Sculpture by American Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Stairway and Winter Sketches

    April 24-June 10, 1900: Twelfth Annual Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Stairway; Winter Sketches

    January 26-February 12, 1897: Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Country Road; A Street in Kenwood, watercolor; A Bit of St. Joe, watercolor; In the Pine Woods of New Jersey, watercolor; The City, watercolor, Collection of Miss Bessie Potter

    May 7-June 16, 1907: Nineteenth Annual Exhibition of Water-Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Michigan Road

    February 2-28, 1909: Annual Exhibition of Works by Chicago Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Residence on Greenwood Ave., watercolor

    May 9-June 7, 1911: Annual Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels and Miniatures by American Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Stairway, the Lee Mansion, Marblehead

    March 31-April 20, 1904: Chicago Architectural Club Seventeenth Annual Exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; A Stairway; A Stairway

    Art Club, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    New York Water Color Club
  • The Studio, Chicago, Illinois; secretary 1897