Stuart Compton Henry
(1906 - 1991)
Stuart Compton Henry was active/lived in Massachusetts / Europe. Stuart Henry is known for Museum director, painting.
Biography Stuart Compton Henry
"Day 71: Stuart C. Henry"
By Brian Sullivan, Berkshire Eagle Staff,
For Stuart C. Henry, the Berkshire Museum was the perfect vehicle for one of his loves.
Henry worked at the museum for 47 years before retiring in 1979; he spent the final 39 years as director.
An accomplished painter with water colors, Henry also had an interest in machinery -- specifically, how engines made things move. At different times during his tenure as director he had such exhibits as a Ford Thunderbird gasoline engine and a working model of a heavy steam pump from London.
Henry also had a hand in redesigning the upper galleries of the museum and added his
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