Andrew William Vachon prints, 1973-1974  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Vachon, Andrew William
Title
Andrew William Vachon prints
Dates
1973-1974 (inclusive)
Quantity
2 linear feet, (1 box)
Collection Number
WCMss.606
Summary
This collection eight prints created by Andrew Vachon in 1973 and 1974. Andrew Vachon was a Jesuit priest and artist who taught photography at Gonzaga University.
Repository
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Penrose Library, Room 130
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA
99362
Telephone: 509-527-5922
Fax: 509-526-4785
archives@whitman.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Andrew William Vachon was a Jesuit priest and artist. He earned his master's degree in philosophy from Gonzaga University in 1936, and returned there to teach photography in 1965. Father Vachon's art often combines philosophy and theology with nature. He died on June 1, 1979 at Gonzaga's Jesuit House.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains eight prints created by Andrew Vachon in 1973 and 1974. The eight prints are from a series of two hundred, and are unified by the theme of ships and water.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


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  • Subject Terms :
  • Artists--Washington (State)