Chauncey Bradley Ives letters

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.iveschau
Creators:
Ives, Chauncey Bradley, 1810-1894
Dates:
1838-1883 [and undated]
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
7 Items
(filmed on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters to Ives, 1838-1883, including a letter from C.D. Roberts, November 29, 1838, expressing satisfaction with Ives's statue of "Kitty" and reminding him of a second statue titled "Undine"; a letter, October 20, 1847, from Horace Bushnell concerning the reception given Ives's bust of President Day; a letter, February 23, 1849, from Charles Chauncey advising Ives to remain abroad; a letter, October 17, 1860, from Harriet Beecher Stowe relating activities while visiting friends in Peekskill and Brooklyn; a letter, March 6, 1862, from Mary Caroline Allan mentioning American visitors to Rome who have solicited letters of introduction to Ives and giving news of mutual acquaintances, including sculptor Joel Tanner Hart; and a letter, August 8, 1883, from Caroline Tilton.
Scope and Contents
Also included is an undated letter from John Singer Sargent to his uncle. Sargent gives the address of his new studio in New York City and writes of his father's health.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Ives was an American sculptor in Rome.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
All items are photocopies.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. E. Ives Bartholet.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1965 by Mrs. E. Bartholet. Relationship to Chauncey Ives is not known.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Expatriate artists -- Italy -- Rome Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chauncey, Charles Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hart, Joel Tanner, 1810-1877 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roberts, C. D. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tilton, Caroline Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Allan, Mary Caroline Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bushnell, Horace, 1802-1876 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sargent, John Singer, 1856-1925 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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