Archives of American Art

William Henry Huntington papers

Collection ID:
Huntington, William Henry, 1820-1885
Physical Description:
46 Pages
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
List of the items making up Huntington's gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, including 2 letters to the director, Luigi Palma di Cesnola, about their shipping, and including some personal remarks.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Collector of Americana; Paris, France.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 801 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in: New York Historical Society.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent 1974 by New York Historical Society.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords table of terms and types.
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Collectibles -- Americana Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Collectors -- France -- Paris Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di, 1832-1904 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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