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Collection John Champney Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 1982.055
Object Name Photograph Collection
Date between 1890 and 1920
Scope & Content About 15 photographs given by Hilda Champney. Most of the photos are of various Adirondack locations and her father, John H. Champney. John Champney was an Adirondack "stickman" who made rustic furniture in the early 1900s. He lived in the hamlet of Moody near Tupper Lake, and was a caretaker and guide for John Sprague at his camp near Moody from 1912 to 1917.
Notes Title of collection based on subject material.
People Champney, John H.
Knapp, Fred C.
Subjects People
Photographs
Hunting
Camping
Rustic furniture
Boats