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Thornton Oakley
Birth: Mar. 27, 1881
Death: Apr. 4, 1953

Illustrator, Mural Painter. He illustrated numerous books and magazines, including Harper's and Collier's Weekly. National Geographic published forty-eight of his paintings for the series "American Industries Geared for War," 1942, 1943, and 1945. (bio by: Laurie) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Amy Ewing Oakley (1882 - 1963)*
 
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Burial:
Lower Merion Baptist Church Cemetery
Bryn Mawr
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Laurie
Record added: Aug 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7759064
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Thornton, thank you for all the beautiful illustrations you gave us, especially all the wonderful pen-and-ink drawings you drew for Amy's books! The roses are a painting from your friend in life, Lucy Scarborough Conant. We remember you on your birthday!
- Jim
 Added: Mar. 27, 2017

- Janis Coleman
 Added: Mar. 27, 2014

- 2kjmom
 Added: Apr. 4, 2012
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