Grafton Tyler Brown (American, 1918)

Timeline

1882–1892
worked as a landscape painter in British Columbia, Yellowstone National Park, Tacoma, WA and Portland, OR
1841
2/22/1841 Born in Harrisburg, PA to free black parents
1855
worked as a lithographer in Philadelphia, PA and San Francisco, CA
1860
worked as a map maker, Nevada Territory
1892
Relocated to St. Paul, MN, working as a civilian draughtsman for the US Army Engineer's Office and married
1914
Died in St. Paul, MN

Exhibitions

2004
Grafton Tyler Brown: Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD
2004
Grafton Tyler Brown: California Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
2003
Grafton Tyler Brown: Visualizin California and the Pacific Northwest, California African American Museum in Los Angeles, CA
2003
Grafton Tyler Brown: Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, WA

Literature

2003
California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA. Grafton Tyler Brown: Visualizing California and the Pacific Northwest. Author: Lizzetta LaFalle-Collins
1995
The International Review of African American Art. Grafton Tyler Brown: Selling the Promise of the West. Author: Lizzetta LaFalle-Collins