Query: American Philosophical Society
American Philosophical Society selected records
Creators:
American Philosophical Society
Dates:
1784-1954
Size:
3 Microfilm reels (3 partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.amerphil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed American Philosophical Society selected records contain art related letters; committee reports; registrar's and curators' records; pamphlets; and exhibition catalogs from the archives of the American Philosophical Society. Many of the letters are to the Society's secretary and librarian John Vaughan; a few are to the Society's presidents Thomas …

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in AAA.amerphil for American Philosophical Society
MS 1603 An oration, delivered February 4, 1774, before the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia.
Creators:
Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1603
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Extract copied from "An oration, delivered February 4, 1774, before the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia. Containing, an enquiry into the natural history of medicine among the Indians in North-America, and a comparitive view of their diseases and remedies, with those of civilized nations. : Together with an appendix, containing, proofs and …

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in NAA.MS1603 for American Philosophical Society
Victor Audubon letters to John L. LeConte
Creators:
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860
Dates:
1852
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (3 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.auduvict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection contains letters from Victor Audobon to John Lawrence LeConte concerning Audubon's father, John James Audubon.

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in AAA.auduvict for American Philosophical Society
Letters to Samuel G. Morton from Victor and John James Audubon
Creators:
Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860
Dates:
1836-1840
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (16 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.mortsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of letters to Samuel G. Morton from Victor and John James Audubon.

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in AAA.mortsamu for American Philosophical Society
George Ord letters to Charles Waterton
Creators:
Ord, George, 1781-1866
Dates:
1833-1850
Size:
10 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ordgeorg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Ord to longtime friend Waterton, criticizing John James Audubon.

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in AAA.ordgeorg for American Philosophical Society
Dakota texts from the Boas Collection, American Philosophical Society Library
Creators:
Deloria, Ella Cara
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (reel negative microfilm )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4798
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A.P.S. Number 497.3 B63c Contents: Dakota Texts from the Sword Manuscript [1876-1909; 1938]. Edited and translated by E. Deloria. 382 L. X 8a.18 Old Dakota legends [no date, 1937?] Texts with literal and free translations and with ethnographic and linguistic notes. 358 L. X 8a.21. Dakota autobiographies [ca. 1937]. 382 L. X 8a.4. Dakota commentary on Walker's texts [1937]. 47, 40 L. X 8a.5.

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in NAA.MS4798 for American Philosophical Society
John James Audubon and Audubon family letters
Creators:
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851
Dates:
circa 1783-1845
Size:
2 Microfilm reels (200 items on 2 partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.audujohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed John James Audubon and Audubon family letters contain letters from John James Audubon to his wife, Lucy, and his son Victor. Letters refer to personal affairs, ornithology, and publications. Also included is a fragment of Audubon's journal from New Orleans, 1821.

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in AAA.audujohn for American Philosophical Society
Charles Willson Peale diaries and exhibition announcement
Creators:
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827
Dates:
1765-1826
Size:
3 Microfilm reels (1 linear foot on 3 partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.pealchar2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Charles Willson Peale diaries and exhibition announcement include 26 volumes, microfilmed on Reel 3899, containing diary entries relating to family, business, travels, sittings, Peale's museum, and other topics. Microfilmed on Reel D9 is a handwritten announcement for the exhibition of Peale's Christ at Bethesda, March 20, 1821. This exhibition announcement is also available …

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in AAA.pealchar2 for American Philosophical Society
Mary Jane Peale and Peale family selected papers
Creators:
Peale, Mary Jane, 1827-1902
Dates:
circa 1815-1897
Size:
3 Microfilm reels (1 linear foot on 3 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.pealmarj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Mary Jane Peale and Peale family selected papers contain Mary Jane Peale's diaries and letters, as well as papers she collected relating to Rubens Peale, Eliza Burd Patterson Peale, and the Peale family. Microfilmed on Reels 3900-3901 are 10 volumes of Mary Jane Peale's diaries which contain domestic and social …

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