Nebraska Authors

Augustus Vincent Tack

Born 1870-11-09 Pittsburgh, PA (USA)

Died 1949-07-22
Deerfield, MA (USA)

American painter of portraits and landscapes, Tack painted murals in the State Capitol Building, including the Governor's Suite.

Places Lived

Pittsburgh, PA
New York, NY
Deerfield, MA
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Visual Work




Bachelor's Degree, 1890, St. Francis Xavier College, New York, NY
Art Students League of New York, New York, NY


Art Teacher

Places Worked

Art Students League of New York
Yale University


Governor's Suite, Nebraska State Capitol: Reception to the People of Nebraska Given By Governor and Mrs. Adam McMullen. 1928.

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