biography of George E. ADAMS (1814-1885)

Birth place: Harpers Ferry, VA

Death place: Logansport, IN

Addresses: Logansport, IN after 1836-85

Profession: Portrait, landscape, and sign painter

Comments: Arrived in Logansport in 1836 and painted portraits, but according to Gerdts, found sign painting and commercial art more profitable."

Sources: G&W; Peat, Pioneer Painters of Indiana, 117; Gerdts, Art Across America, vol. 2: 256."