Strauser, Sterling, 1907-1995
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Overview Sterling Boyd Strauser (1907–1995) was born in Bloomsburg, Pa. to Boyd and Emma Strauser. He began painting at 15 and took a few art classes while attending Bloomsburg State Teachers College from which he graduated in 1928. After teaching elementary school in Mount Pocono, Pa. from 1928 to 1929, Strauser took a job as a shipping clerk at International Boiler Works. He exhibited his work during his lifetime while mentoring other self-taught artists, such as Jack Savitsky, Victor Gatto, and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1917 - 2001