Columbus Vignettes: The Jewel-Maker's Retreat


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Columbus Vignettes: The Jewel-Maker's Retreat from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Columbus Vignettes: The Jewel-Maker's Retreat. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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Columbus Vignettes: The Jewel-Maker's Retreat is text, with genre article and clipping. Its dimensions are 8.5 in x 11 in.

It was created on Sunday, October 4, 1964.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor. William A. Arter, 1911-1972 is the Author. William A. Arter, 1911-1972 is the Illustrator.

Worthington resident Bill Arter wrote and illustrated the stories of many Columbus and Ohio landmarks in the Columbus Dispatch Magazine in his weekly feature "Columbus Vignettes." From 1964-1971 his talents as writer/illustrator and his passion for researching and exploring old houses were combined in weekly articles, which eventually became four hardbound volumes. In 1975 the articles about locations in Worthington were published in a separate volume entitled "Worthington Vignettes". In the 1950s Arter was published in the Dispatch in features on diverse Ohio subjects from the interurban, the Blennerhessett family, Ohio artist David Blythe, to Edgar Mix, world famous balloonist. Further, Arter was Creative Director and Vice President of an advertising firm and teacher at O.S.U. and Ohio Wesleyan. He also painted watercolors of favorite buildings throughout central Ohio.

The topic of this article is the home of Edwin Albaugh, which was located on Kenyon Brook Drive, and was originally published in 1964.

It covers the topics art, authors and buildings.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 99-G-453-459.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 02-G-96.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0797_001.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on September 30, 2003. It was last updated October 13, 2017.