Archives of American Art

Daniel Coit Gilman letter

Collection ID:
Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908
1863 Nov. 19
Physical Description:
1 Item
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letter to Calvert Vaux, a British-born architect, concerning Vaux's "Terrace," (1858-1871) the architectural term for the Mall in Washington, D.C. which Vaux helped design.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Educator; Baltimore, Md. First president of Johns Hopkins University.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel D30 (fr. 440-442) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Artists -- Maryland -- Baltimore Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architects Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vaux, Calvert, 1824-1895 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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