John Quincy Adams Ward papers in the New York Historical Society

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wardjohn
Creators:
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910
Dates:
1857-1915
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 microfilm reels
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary group in Carrara. Correspondents include Herbert Adams, Thomas Gold Appleton, Karl Bitter, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Robert Underwood Johnson, Thomas Addison Richards, Edward Clark Potter, Alexander E. Orr, R. S. Chilton, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstuhll, Charles N. Thomas, C. A. Herber and Ward's wife.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sculptor; New York, N.Y.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 509-510 available from Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals and microfilm master negative in New York Historical Society, Manuscript Division.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent 1973 by New York Historical Society.

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
Sculpture, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dana, Paul Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Herber, C. A. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Orr, Alexander Ector, 1831-1914 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potter, Edward Clark, 1857-1923 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ruckstull, F. W. (Fred Wellington), 1853-1942 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thomas, Charles N. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Adams, Herbert, 1858-1945 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Appleton, Thomas Gold, 1812-1884 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chilton, R. S. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cushing, Robert Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Library of Congress Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interstate and West Indian Exposition (Charleston, South Carolina: 1901-1902) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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