Charles Frederick Naegele papers
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Charles Frederick Naegele papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Naegele, Charles Frederick
Title: Charles Frederick Naegele papers
Dates: 1934-1941
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS246f

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Frederick Naegele was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, the eldest son of Charles and Christina Naegele. He was a portrait and figure work artist. He began as an apprentice to marble cutters in Memphis, Tennessee. He studied in New York City with C. Myles Collier, William Sartain, and William Chase. In 1914 he was named librarian of the Salmagundi Club Library of New York City. He is noted for having originated and installed a new method for cataloging the library's holdings. He lived his last years in Marietta, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains autobiographical sketches of Naegele, as well as his correspondence to Walter C. Hill.

Index Terms

Artists--New York (State)--New York
Hill, Walter C.
Librarians--New York (State)--New York

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Frederick Naegele papers, MSS 246f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1977


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



1Papers, 1934-1941