William Aiken Walker

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Place: Charleson

Born: 1839

Death: 1921


William Aiken Walker (March 11, 1839 ? January 3, 1921) was an American artist best known for genre paintings of black sharecroppers. He also documented the American Civil War era during his service in the Confederate Army. Walker was born to an Irish Protestant father and a mother of South Carolina background in Charleston, South Carolina in 1839....

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