100 Years Ago Today

A History Of Events And Happenings From Exactly One Hundred Years Ago

Issued June 22, 1912

June 22 , 1912
“Loose Tooth” by J C Leyendecker

June 22, 1912
Two Patent Medicine Statesmen

June 22, 1912
The Idealists – A Tale of Modern Piracy

Clara Miller Burd born in New York City in May 1873. She attended the Chase School and National Academy of Design in New York. She then went to France and studied at Courtois and Colarossi in Paris. Her professional career pursued illustrating children’s books and painting children’s portraits. She also studied stained glass design at the fanmed Tiffany studios in New York. She later worked at the J. & R. Lamb Company as well as with the Church Glass and Decoration Company. She often paints scenes from historical periods.

June 22, 1912
Art by Clara M Burd

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