Katharine Livingston Bayard Johnson papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.johnkath
Creators:
Johnson, Katharine Livingston Bayard, 1845-1906
Dates:
1830-1976
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.01 Linear feet
ca. 1000 items (on 8 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, photographs, sketches, a scrapbook and printed material. Much of the collection is material sent to family members in the United States from Johnson in France. A family genealogy was compiled by Robert Bayard Severy, Johnson's great-nephew.
Scope and Contents
Reels 573-577: Family papers, 1839-1918 and 1976, including: correspondence; 11 sketchbooks of Johnson; records of books read by Johnson; and miscellany, including a genealogy of the Bayard family prepared by Robert Severy, 1976.
Scope and Contents
Reel 1079-1080: One letter from Johnson to William Bellamy, 1891, and a scrapbook collected by Johnson containing sketches by Anna Cabot Lowell Quincy, etchings by A.W. Warren, pressed flowers, and photographs, including several tintypes, ca. 1868-1874 of Johnson, friends, and relatives.
Scope and Contents
Reel 3471: A photograph of a self-portrait of Johnson and an exhibition catalog, 1898.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Paris, France. Born in the United States, Johnson lived in Europe for most of her life, and died in Paris, 1906. Her sister was Anna M. Johnson Bellamy.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 573-577, 1079-1080, and 3471 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Materials lent and donated 1976 & 1982 by Robert Bayard Severy, Johnson's great-nephew.

Other Title
Other Title
Robert B. Severy [microfilm title, reel 3471]

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
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Bellamy, Anna Muirson Johnson, 1839-1922 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Severy, Robert B. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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