ECA control number: 22410
Record level: Listing
Record type: Timeline year
Artist time line: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Subject age: 24 years old
United States—New York—New York
– Almost immediately after arriving in New York, Emil traveled to Chicago to accept a job as a mechanical draftsman with an architectural firm.
– Carlsen takes the train to Chicago to work for an architect for $20/week
– Carlsen leaves to start his own drawing studio with a partner but the partner ran off with all the money and sold off some of Carlsen’s paintings.
– Emil returns to the architectural job but since he left before is offered only $10/week.
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Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.
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May 29, 2017
Last updated: June 28, 2017 at 20:57 pm