Johnston family papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.johnfami
Creators:
Johnston family (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1826-1887
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
186 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Miscellaneous papers of David Claypoole Johnston, Thomas Murphy Johnston and John Bernard Johnston including correspondence, writings, sketches, printed items, commonplace books of Sarah E. Murphy Johnston and Mary P. Murphy, as well as 69 unsigned sketches.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Family of painters; Boston, Mass. Thomas and John were David's sons.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 1326 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender, Edmund Freeman, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1978 by Edmund Freeman.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Scrapbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Boston Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnston, David Claypoole, 1799-1865 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnston, Thomas Murphy, 1834-1869 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnston, John Bernard, 1847-1886 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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