Archives of American Art

Susan Eakins letter

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.eakisusa
Creators:
Eakins, Susan Macdowell
Dates:
1929 July 4
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Page
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A letter to Mr. C. [Charles] W. Cranmer, a friend of Thomas Eakins, which responds to Cranmer's query regarding Thomas Eakins' portrait of Professor Barker, and places in context the two photographs of Thomas Eakins enclosed. One of the photos was donated with the letter.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Lived 1851-1938. Full name Susan Hannah Macdowell Eakins. Married to painter, photographer Thomas Eakins.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1151) available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Robert McIntyre.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- Pennsylvania Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Portrait photography Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cranmer, C. W. (Charles W) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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