Charles William Jefferys

Charles William Jefferys (HMOSK)

Location: Toronto, ON 53934 Toronto Division
Country: Canada

N 43° 39.661', W 79° 23.676'

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1869 - 1951

{Marker Text in English:}
Writer, artist, and illustrator of historical novels and textbooks, Charles Jefferys emigrated to Canada from England in 1879. After studying at the Toronto Art Students League, he joined the New York Herald as an illustrator in 1892, but returned to Canada in 1900 to work as a freelance artist for the Globe and the Daily Star. From 1911 to 1939 he taught drawing and painting at the University of Toronto. He painted landscapes and historical subjects across Canada, but is best known for his carefully researched drawings, such as those in his three volume Picture Gallery of Canadian History.

{Marker text in French:}
Auteur, artiste et illustrateur de romans historiques et des manuels de histoire, Charles Jeffereys ?migra d'Angleterre en 1879. Il ?tudia les arts ? Toronto et devint illustrateur au Herald de New York en 1892. De retour en Canada en 1900, il collabora comme pigiste au Globe et au Daily Star, puis enseigna le dessin et la peinture ? la universit? de Toronto de 1911 ? 1939. Paysagiste canadien et interpr?te de sujets divers, il est renomm? pour la qualit? documentaire de ses illustrations, notamment celles de sa trilogie Picture Gallery of Canadian History.

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Commission de lieux et monuments historique du Canada.
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 9:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 629442 N 4835475
Decimal Degrees43.66101667, -79.39460000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 39.661', W 79° 23.676'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 39' 39.66" N, 79° 23' 40.56" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 King's College Cir, Toronto ON 53934, CA
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