Gordon Hendricks research files on American artists

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hendgord
Creators:
Hendricks, Gordon
Dates:
1950-1977
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
26.6 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Unmicrofilmed: Research files for Hendricks's books, EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE, FATHER OF THE MOTION PICTURE, 1975; THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF THOMAS EAKINS, 1972; WINSLOW HOMER, 1979; AND ALBERT BIERSTADT: PAINTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST, 1979, containing correspondence, manuscripts, notes, photographs, clippings and printed material. Also included are vintage photographs by Bradley and Rulofson, I.W. Taber, Carleton E. Watkins and the Bierstadt Brothers, and an advertisement "Proposal for Publishing an Engraving of Mr. Bierstadt's picture of the Rocky Mountains."
Scope and Contents
Reel 3002: Research files for Hendricks's unpublished book on William Bradford, a New Bedford, Mass. marine painter. Included are correspondence, notes, slides, photographs, clippings, printed material, and a list of Bradford's paintings.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm roll 3002 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Material on William Bradford, reel 3002: Originals returned to the Old Dartmouth Historical Society Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Mass.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reel 3002 lent for microfilming 1983 by the New Bedford Whaling Museum; unmicrofilmed material donated 1983 by Guido Castelli.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Unmicrofilmed gift: use requires an appointment and is limited to Washington, D.C. office.
Conditions Governing Access
Material on William Bradford (loan): Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Bradford, William, 1823-1892 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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