1938 Press Photo Albion Clough "Woman Hater Club"banjo folk art bizarre unusual For Sale
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1938 Press Photo Albion Clough "Woman Hater Club"banjo folk art bizarre unusual:
1938 Acme Vintage Press Photo image of self described woman hater Albion Clough. Check out the folk art sign he made for himself on top of shed. More on Clough below:"Albion L. Clough From a series of images depicting Clough, an artist and misogynist. "Self-proclaimed World's Champion Woman-Hater, Albion L. Clough, lived in a converted boat on Cape Neddick's River Road from 1936-1944. A master of public relations, the long-haired artist made a living selling postcards, folk art, and inflated misogyny[...] Clough told anyone who would listen that he had walked away from a lucrative fishing camp business in Brighton, Maine to escape his second wife Eleanor's caustic disposition. In 1936, Cape Neddick fishermen allowed him to drag a decrepit, 28-foot sailboat from the Cape Neddick River to a lot near the Atlantic Shoreline Railway tracks. He roofed it over for summer habitation and christened it the Ark of Maine[...] It became the headquarters of a woman-hater's club that boasted over 100 members[... Clough] played the organ, the banjo, the guitar, and reportedly had a beautiful tenor voice." Info from Southern Maine Old News online)."- credo.library.university of Massachusetts. Image meas. apx. 7" x 9". Judge condition of images from scan but please ask any and all questions
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