Born: 1890 April 15 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Died: 1957 May 10 in Bronx, New York, United States

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.

Additional details on the A. De Keroset pen name can be found in Bails' Who's Who here:
http://bailsprojects.com/bio.aspx?Name=DE+KEROSET%2C+A. (include end period when cutting and pasting this URL).


Sample Scan:


Name:

    Henry Kiefer Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. De Keroset Type: Pen Name
  2. A. De Keroset Type: Pen Name
  3. de Kerosett Type: Pen Name
  4. Carl Kief Type: Pen Name
  5. Karl Kief Type: Pen Name
  6. H. C. Kiefer Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: H. C. Family name: Kiefer
  7. Henry C. Kiefer Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Henry C. Family name: Kiefer
  8. Henry Carl Kiefer Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Henry Carl Family name: Kiefer
  9. Karl Kiev Type: Pen Name

Schools:

  1. Atelier Julian [Paris, France] ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. de Kerosett [generic]
  2. H. C. K. [generic]
  3. H. C. Kiefer
  4. H. C. Kiefer [generic]
  5. HC Kiefer [generic]
  6. HCK [generic]
  7. Henry Calr Kiefer [generic]
  8. Henry Carl Kiefer [generic]
  9. Kark Kief [generic]
  10. Karl Kief [generic]
  11. Roy L. Smith [generic]

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1956: Thomas Alva Edison Foundation National Mass Media Awards - Best American History Comic Book
    Classics Illustrated (1947 series) #65 [O] - Benjamin Franklin

Relations:

  1. Employee of - Chesler Studio (b. 1936)
    Notes: Kiefer did pencil and ink work for the Studio from circa 1937 to circa 1940.
  2. Employee of - Funnies, Inc. (b. 1939)
    Notes: Kiefer did pencil and ink work for the studio from circa 1943 to 1955.
  3. Employee of - Iger Shop
    Notes: Kiefer did pencil and ink work for the shop from circa 1939 to circa 1953.
  4. Relative - A. D. Kiefer
  5. Employee of - Majestic Studios (b. 1936)
    Notes: Kiefer did pencil and ink work for the studio from 1939 to 1953. He also rented workspace from the studio during this time.
  6. Employee of - Sangor Studio (b. 1940)
    Notes: Kiefer might have done pencil and ink work for the studio from 1942 to 1948. This work is unconfirmed.