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Nellie E. Johns sketch book
SFH 236  
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Description
Sketch book kept by a student of the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art, San Francisco.
Background
Nellie E. Johns was born in California and attended classes at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art in San Francisco 1898-1899. The San Francisco School Board granted her a special freehand drawing, wood carving and clay modeling certificate of the high school grade in 1903, and after the earthquake and fire of 1906, she was teaching at Hamilton Evening School in San Francisco. In 1920 she was working as a wood carver. She died in San Francisco in 1952.
Extent
1 folder
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the City Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the San Francisco Public Library as the owner of the physical items.
Availability
The collection is available for use during San Francisco History Center hours, with photographs available during Photo Desk hours. Collections that are stored offsite should be requested 48 hours in advance.