Harry Edward Lichter (1911 - 1975)

Birth date: 2/22/1911 Death date: 2/19/1975  
Birth location: Russia Death location:  
Media: Engraving , Graphic Art , Painter / Watercolor , Painting / Oil , Photography , Printmaker , Printmaking Web site:
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Biographical Brief

Studied at Milwaukee State Teacher’s College under Gustave Moeller, Howard Thomas, Elsa Ulbricht, Robert von Neuman and Winnefred Phillips
Work Experience:

1934-1936, taught art in Milwaukee
1936, maintained a studio at 926 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee, WI (main floor)
mid 1930s, went to Spain, photographically documented the people and events of the Spanish Civil War
1960, became curator , Oregon Historical Society, Eugene, OR
Builders of Milwaukee W 709.75 Bru b Bruce, William George  (Listed as Harry Lichtel a member of Wisconsin Painters and Sculptors
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