Mr. A. H. O. Rolle
Author: Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) b. 1878
Type: Photographic print
Topic: Exhibit cases
Standard 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
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)
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.
Persistent URL:Link to data base record
Repository:Smithsonian Archives - History Div