Mr. A. H. O. Rolle

ID: SIA2012-1054 and 32477-9

Creator: Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: May 1936

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder Ruel P. Tolman Collection, Scrapbook O-Z

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Summary

  • Image of Mr. A. H. O. (August Herman Olson) Rolle, seated in a chair in front of wooden exhibit cases in a museum building, probably the Smithsonian "Castle."
  • Rolle, an American impressionist landscape painter, was a forestry expert working with the Bureau of the Census from 1900-1941. He attended the Corcoran School of Art from 1905-1915 and was a founding member of the Landscape Club of Washington, D.C.

Subject

  • Rolle, A. H. O (August H. O.) 1875-1940
  • United States Bureau of the Census

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The image is included in Tolman's scrapbook of photographs of Smithsonian staff, grounds and buildings, exhibitions, and Washington, D.C. scenes, (Section R).

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder Ruel P. Tolman Collection, Scrapbook O-Z

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

May 1936

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Art
  • Exhibit cases
  • Men
  • Artists
  • Impressionism (Art)
  • American Artists

Place

  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2012-1054 and 32477-9

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 2.13w x 2.13h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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