Query: Artists' Fund Society
Artists' Fund Society records
Creators:
Artists' Fund Society of Philadelphia
Dates:
1835-1855
Size:
2 Microfilm reels (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.artifund
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Artists' Fund Society records, microfilmed on Reel P24 contain a manuscript of the constitution (1837); a memorial to the U.S. Congress that the Revenue Bill should include a tax on every foreign print or picture brought into the United States for protection of American Artists, signed by John Neagle, President …

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James Reid Lambdin collection
Creators:
Lambdin, James Reid, 1807-1889
Dates:
1831-1896
Size:
6 Reels ((ca. 200 items on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.lambjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pamphlets, speeches, transactions, reviews, auction and exhibition catalogs, and other printed materials relating to art and art organizations mainly in the Philadelphia area, but also including New York, Boston, Baltimore, Louisianna, Europe and elsewhere. Among the societies represented are the National Academy of Design, National Art Association, Artists' Fund Society …

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Selected art related documents from the Woodhouse collection in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Dates:
[1817-1843 and undated]
Size:
6 Items ((on 6 fr. of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.histsocp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An invitation to William Meredith for the eighth annual exhibition of the Artists' Fund Society "Private View," Apr. 3, 1843; circular letters, Mar. 13, 1834 and Oct. 1834, concerning the finances of the Pennsylvania Academy and the durability of the members. The first letter is signed by Joseph Hopkinson and the second by William Strickland …

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Joseph Sill selected diaries
Creators:
Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854
Dates:
1832-1854
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.silljose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 850 pages of selected art related excerpts from Sill's diaries. The diaries date from 1832 to 1854 and document his own painting activities, his association with the Artists and Amateurs Association, Artists' Fund Society, and Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He gives his reactions to the work of other artists as …

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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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Edward Gay and Gay family papers
Creators:
Gay, Edward, 1837-1928
Gay, Duncan, 1865-1948
Dates:
1852-1983
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gayedwap
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Edward Gay and the Gay family measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1852 to 1983. Found within the papers are biographical materials on Edward and Duncan Gay; personal correspondence from Edward Gay, his wife Martha Feary Gay, and other family members; artwork by Edward and Duncan Gay; writings; printed materials; and photographs of Edward and Duncan Gay, their family, and their work.

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Library Company of Philadelphia Print Dept. photograph collection
Creators:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Print Dept
Dates:
[ca. 1850]-1890
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.librcomp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of 19th century artists, including Thomas Sully, Rembrandt Peale, Frederick de Bourg Richards, Edward Moran, John Moran, William Trost Richards, Edmund Darch Lewis, George Bacon Wood, Isaac Williams, James Reid Lambdin, Samuel Bell Waugh, Peter Frederick Rothermel, the Sartain family, the Sartain home, John Sartain, Samuel Sartain, William Sartain, Emily …

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John Neagle notebooks and account books
Creators:
Neagle, John, 1796-1865
Dates:
1824-1861
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.neagjona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five volumes of notebooks and account books documenting personal activities, financial matters, information on art and artists.

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Sartain family papers
Creators:
Sartain family (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1795-1944
Size:
6 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.sartfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected Sartain family papers from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Moore College of Art, including correspondence, printed material, photographs, sketchbooks, writings, minutes of meetings and other organizational records, and memorabilia.

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Municipal Art Society of New York records
Creators:
Municipal Art Society of New York
Dates:
1901-1960
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.muniartn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors' files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.

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