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Columbia State Community College
Finney Memorial Library
Portrait #948
Subject/Title:
Finney, John Wesley
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Columbia State Community College
Columbia, TN
Frame Dimensions:30 x 26
Image Dimensions:23 x 19
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:1 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:
History of Work:
Notes:John Wesley Finney served as editor and general manager of The Columbia Daily Herald from 1926 until his death in 1965. He was a member of the State Board of Education and an early supporter of a college for South Central Tennessee. A graduate of the University of Tennessee, he taught for three years before becoming a journalist. He was a veteran of both World Wars.

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