Holker Welch Abbott (1858-1930)

 

Holker Welch Abbott (1858-1930)

Holker Welch Abbott (1858-1930)
American poet, painter & collector ;
Holker Abbott ; H. Abbott ; H. Welch Abbott ; Holker W. Abbott ;
[Born February 28, 1859 in Lowell, MA – died April 30, 1930 in Wellesley, MA]

 

FAD record control number: 44484 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Holker Welch Abbott (1858-1930) biography:

Birth: February 28, 1859 in Lowell, MA ;
Death: April 30, 1930 in Wellesley, MA ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Pieces ;

Known for: Poetic painting ;
Medium: Oil ;
Technique: Painting ;
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Areas: Lowell, MA ; Wellesley, MA ;
Region: North East ;
Lived: 247 Washington Avenue, Boston, MA (1885) ; Wellesley Hills, MA (1886) ;
Father: Josiah Gardner Abbott (1814-1891) ;
Mother: Caroline (Livermore) Abbott (1814-1887) ;
Relatives: Edward Gardner Abbott (1840-1862), brother ; Henry Livermore Abbott (1842-1864), brother ; Fletcher Morton Abbott (1843-1925), brother ; William Stackpole Abbott (1844-1846), brother ; Samuel Appleton Brown Abbott (1846-1931), brother ; Sarah Abbott Fay (1850-1933), sister ; Franklin Pierce Abbott (1852-1923), brother ; Arthur St. Loe Abbott (1853-1863), brother ; Grafton St. Loe Abbott (1856-1915), brother ;
Spouse: [none] ;
Children: [none] ;

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Work: Wrote To Owen Wister A “Hellion” verse, 15 January, 1904, Boston, 1904 ; Bear with us; a collection of Tavern club verses … Anno T.C. XXI, Boston, 1905 ; The silver wedding of the Bear ; a memorial of the celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Tavern Club, 15 January 1909, Boston, 1910 ; Alice in Wonderland : in eleven scenes, arranged for the Copley Society of Boston, Boston, 1912.

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Member: Boston Art Club, Boston, MA ; Copley Society (Boston Art Students’ Association), Boston, MA, president (49 years) ; Tavern Club, Boston, MA, secretary (20 years) ;
Exhibited with: Boston Art Club, Boston, MA (1885, 1886) ;
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Digital-born document number:
FAD.2019.44484

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Record birth date:
February 3, 2019

Last updated: February 4, 2019 at 3:24 am

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