Skip to Content
Indiana University

Search Options


View Options


Table of Contents


0 occurrences of ollah
[Clear Hits]


0 occurrences of ollah
[Clear Hits]

Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
previous
next

ASHBY, PAUL W.: 1893-

Paul W. Ashby was born in Gunnison, Colo., on Sept. 9, 1893. He moved to Indiana in 1905 and completed high school in Spencer in 1910. He received a diploma from Indiana State College in 1919, an A.B. degree from Evansville College in 1931, and an M.S. degree from Indiana University in 1947. He also studied at DePauw University, Herron School of Art, Ball State University, Goshen College, and Fort Wayne Art Institute. In 1924 he married Lily Rockwell and they had four children: Malcolm, Elaine, Robert, and Leslie. From 1914 to 1965 Ashby taught in various Indiana schools. He served in the armed forces during World War I. In 1937 he began showing prints in art exhibits and since then has been in more than 250 shows and won nearly eighty awards. He has presented illustrated talks on Indiana and has written and produced several pageants and one-act plays.

Information from Kendallville Public Library.

previous
next