Come back periodically to see what changes have been made to this website.
12/18/2021 – Removed Animation Contemporaries Page. Updated discussion of “F. C. Lutz” on Animation Page.
5/25/2018 – Added The Story of Old Glory page, linked from the Animation page.
2/23/2018 – Changed menu hierarchy, changed introduction by removing family connection, other minor changes.
2/6/2018 – On Introduction page, added anchor link to Walt Disney on Animation page. Changed name of “Contemporaries” page to “Animation Contemporaries.”
2/1/2018 – Added Drawing Made Easy to gallery. From newly discovered family records: in Upbringing page, provided a marriage date for John and Anna Lutz and on Marriage page, provided a marriage date for Edwin and Eleanor. Updated following galleries: Illustrations, What to Draw and Practical Drawing.
1/27/2018 – Added Animated Cartoons to gallery, added Teddy Roosevelt “Blockhead” illustration in Illustrations in gallery, added links to Formative and Profession pages, and added a paragraph discussion of the 1916 Scientific American article on animation in the Contemporaries page.
1/24/2018 – Updated information on Flora Lutz in the Upbringing page. Added an Impact statement from Michael Barrier. Also updated the Animation page with a quote from Michael Barrier’s The Animated Man.
1/22/2018 – Removed Lower Level (available for future expansion), Changed Gallery menu hierarchy, fixed issue with Museum Tour page, and other minor changes.
01/17/2018 – Website Launched Publicly.