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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Authors
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

American Author and Diplomat. First Editor of American Monthly American Minister to Spain 1877-1880; American Minister to England 1880-1885

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Creators:
Jones, Luther Manard
Dates:
1872
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.joneluth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters to Jones from James Russell Lowell, January 22, 25 and 27, 1872, seeking aid for his friend the sculptor Charles Akers, who is "helpless through no fault of his own." Lowell rejoices when hearing of Jones's generous contribution, "one has to try the hopeless experiment of filling sieves so often that it is a godsend to pour for once i...

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Creators:
Perry, Lilla Cabot
Dates:
1861-[ca. 1943]
Size:
4 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.perrlill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical documents; correspondence; diaries; writings; photographs; and printed material. Included are letters to and from Lilla Cabot Perry, and selected letters to and from her husband Thomas Sergeant Perry and daughter Margaret Perry from family members, artists, writers, poets and friends. Correspondents include: Bernard Berenson, Henry Jam...

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Creators:
Page, William, 1811-1885
Dates:
1815-1947
bulk 1843-1892
Size:
11.06 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pagewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the portraitist and art theorist William Page and the Page family measure 11.06 linear feet and date from 1815 to 1947, bulk 1843-1892. In addition to the papers of William Page, the papers include documents related to Page's wife's career as a writer and records documenting their personal lives and the lives of their family members. Types of documents found include personal documents and artifacts, correspondence, essays, lectures, diaries, poems, notes and notebooks, financial records, legal records, published works, clippings, catalogs, photographs, and artwork.

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Dates:
1864
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mcgumary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Felix Octavius Carr Darley, New York, 24 December 1864, to the publishers Messrs. Ticknor & Fields, Boston, regarding postponing his illustrations for -- The Vision of Sir Launfal -- by James Russell Lowell (1819-1891), in order to join the Army of the Potomac for the purpose of making studies for Civil War pictures.