John Lichtenwalner photographs

Portrait of students in the school's auditorium. Portrait of students in the school's auditorium.

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John Lichtenwalner photographs


  • circa 1949 (Creation)


1 photocopied photograph

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(1921 August 28 - 2016 January 4)

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John Lichtenwalner (ILLU 1949) was born on August 28, 1921 in Seattle, Washington. He attended the Art Center School on the G.I. Bill after spending World War II as an Air Force pilot on photo reconnaissance missions. After graduating, he moved to San Francisco and was a commercial artist in advertising, in addition to freelancing. In the 1970s he worked for Harry & David as a catalog illustrator, until his retirement. He died on January 4, 2016 in Jacksonville, Oregon.

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The John Lichtenwalner photographs consist of a single portrait of Art Center students taken in the school's auditorium around 1949.

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Copyright held by Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, Calif.) unless otherwise noted.

Digital materials and catalog records are made available for educational and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or published without written permission from Art Center College of Design.

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