James E. Stuart papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.stuajame
Creators:
Stuart, James E. (James Everett), 1852-1941
Dates:
1917
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence between Stuart and Mrs. Mary C. Spenser, Michigan State Librarian. Stuart discusses the purchase, size, and price of frames for painting "Sunset Glow on Mt. Hood," to be purchased by the state of Michigan for the Library "Art Gallery." Stuart describes other paintings for possible future purchase, his career in art, his financial position and method of sale of paintings, and prominent persons who have purchased his work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Landscape painter; San Francisco, Calif.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3472 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Letters are typescripts.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1961 by the Michigan Historical Commission, through the director of the Michigan Historical Museum, Solan Weeks. The Commission acquired Stewart's painting in 1946, presumably from the State Library.

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
Landscape painters -- California -- San Francisco Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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