Overland Monthly Artist Files, 1887-1899

Drawing of a boy standing with a cup at his feet
“Johnny” drawing by Grace Hudson, later published in the October 1893 issue of Overland Monthly. Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Center.

Primarily original drawings published in the Overland Monthly when Charles S. Greene was assistant editor or editor (1887-1899). Artists represented in the collection are Grace Hudson, Ernest Peixotto, Lafayette Maynard Dixon, Pierre M. Boeringer, George E. Lyon, Pearl Finer, G.H. Piper, an artist with the initials H.B., and several unidentified artists. Also includes a signed photograph of Frederic Remington and a letter regarding the estate of artist Alvin H. Sydenham. Biographical sketches of Charles Greene highlighting his work at both Overland Monthly and the Oakland Free Library are also included.


(OHC COLL 2022-3)

5 folders in 1 box (.2 linear feet)

Go here for a more detailed list of this collection's contents. 

Available at Oakland History Center, Main Library.  

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