Howard Roberts scrapbook and photographs

Collection ID:
Roberts, Howard, 1843-1900
[ca. 1867]-1894
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A scrapbook (56 p.) containing newspaper clippings; a ticket to the exhibition of Roberts' "Hypatia" at Earle's Gallery with notations on daily attendence; and six photographs of Daniel Ridgway Knight, Lewis Ware, Roberts and of a plaster cast of Robert Fulton.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Howard Roberts (1843-1900) was a sculptor from Philadelphia, Pa.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3657 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender, Mrs. H.R. Roberts, after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming, 1985, by Mrs. H.R. Roberts, wife of a descendant of Roberts.

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.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculptors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Knight, Ridgway, 1839-1924 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ware, Lewis Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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