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Creators:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Dates:
[ca. 1876]
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.histsoci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected records from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Centennial Collection, assembled by HSP from various collections. Included are files from the Centennial Bureaus of Administration on the Art Department and Foreign Exhibitors, including information on the system of classification, bureau of awards, selection of judges, duties of and in...

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Creators:
Shinn, Earl, 1838-1886
Dates:
1870-1882
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.shinearj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately 100 page journal of Shinn's handwritten notes with some newspaper clippings glued in pertaining to the Bible, and history; reports of sales of paintings by Courbet, Delacroix, Ingres, Millet; lists of major European galleries and the size of collections; artists' biographies; and notes on Japanese art, especially Hokusai.

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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, Henry...

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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 of the Artists' Fund Society (184...

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Creators:
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820
Dates:
1755-1819
Size:
5 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.westbenj3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P20 (fr.679): Memorandum by Anne M. Smith, 1855 Mar. 27, concerning Benjamin West's "Death of Socrates" and "View of Conestoga Creek."

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Snow, Edward Taylor, 1844-1913
Dates:
1893-1913
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.snowedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, bills, receipts, photographs, catalogs and a scrapbook of printed material relating to Snow and the Art Club of Philadelphia. The Art Club materials are official or semi-official and pertain to exhibits and committee meetings. Included are sale receipts for the Art Club gallery.

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Creators:
Gilpin, Henry D. (Henry Dilworth), 1801-1860
Dates:
1853-1854
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.gilphenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and journals written during Gilpin's European tour, 1853-1854, describing his tour, visits to museums and art collections, and purchases of art works.

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Creators:
Print Club (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1916-1982
Size:
6 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.princlpa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks documenting the activities of the Print Club since its founding.

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Creators:
Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939
Dates:
1907
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.rosealbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Eichholtz, Jacob, 1776-1842
Dates:
1804-1817
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.eichjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A daybook, including some observations on Eichholtz's art.

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