Query: Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Samuel Finley Breese Morse letter
Creators:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Dates:
1845 Sept. 18
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.morssamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Wilber, Elsworth and Wilkinson, about meeting with them to discuss "your note, received on Saturday evening..."

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in AAA.morssamu for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Souvenirs of Samuel F. B. Morse / by his daughter Leila Morse Rummel : typescript
Creators:
Rummel, Leila Morse
Dates:
[ca. 1933]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rummleil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Rummel writes her recollections of her father, 1858-1872, and a handwritten list of illustrations for the manuscript.

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in AAA.rummleil for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Samuel F. B. Morse papers
Creators:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Dates:
1826-2009
bulk 1826-1871
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.morsesam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and inventor Samuel F. B. Morse date from 1826-2009 (bulk 1826-1871), and measure 0.4 linear feet. This small collection documents Morse's role in the early years of the National Academy of Design through his correspondence as the academy's first president, and also includes scattered biographical material, Morse's writings and notes on art from that period, printed material including clippings about Morse and an exhibition catalog, eight photographs, including one of Morse, and a microfilm reel of one of Morse's sketchbooks.

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in AAA.morsesam for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Breese and Morse family papers
Creators:
Breese family
Morse Family
Dates:
1772-1846
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.breemors
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and business correspondence.

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in AAA.breemors for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Harry B. Wehle papers
Creators:
Wehle, Harry B. (Harry Brandeis), b. 1887
Dates:
1928-1953
Size:
59 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wehlharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received regarding Wehle's monograph of Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 1932; correspondence with curators, museum directors and others; and an 11-page typescript "Six Years of Changes in Paintings Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum."

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in AAA.wehlharr for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Alfred Stebbins autograph collection
Creators:
Stebbins, Alfred
Dates:
1834-1872
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 100 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stebalfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, autographs, and photographs of artists solicited by Stebbins and pasted in his copy of Henry T. Tuckerman's BOOK OF THE ARTISTS (1867). Among the artists are Christopher P. Cranch, F.O.C. Darley, Sanford R. Gifford, Eastman Johnson, Miner K. Kellogg, John F. Kensett, Jervis McEntee, Samuel F.B. Morse, Thomas Nast, Erastus …

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in AAA.stebalfr for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Selected art related letters from the George M. Conarroe Autograph Collection
Creators:
Conarroe, George M. (George Mecum), d. 1896
Dates:
1804-1864
Size:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.conageor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters: to Mr. Peale from Thomas Jefferson, Dec. 28, 1808; to Noah Porter from Emanuel Leutze, Nov. 16, 1864; to Col. Deming from Thomas Buchanan Read, Aug. 3.; to Charles Willson Peale from Joseph Banks, Feb. 2, 1804, and Robert Fulton, Sept. 22, 1806; to William H. Sweetser from Samuel F. B. Morse, July 28, 1852.

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in AAA.conageor for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
James E. Gerrell Notebook
Creators:
Gerrell, James E. (lead pipe contractor)
Dates:
1842-1847.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0056
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Notebook of James E. Gerrell, lead pipe contractor for S. B. Morse's Washington-Baltimore Telegraph of 1842, and city surveyor of New York, 1845-1847: contains copies of letters from the New York Tribune about Morse's Electro magnetic Telegraph; a letter from N. L. Griswould to Gerrell requesting a survey of property near the …

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in NMAH.AC.0056 for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Gary A. Reynolds papers
Creators:
Reynolds, Gary A.
Dates:
1973-1990
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.reyngary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material for exhibitions curated by Reynolds at the Grey Art Gallery, for articles, essays, and his graduate studies; and miscellaneous correspondence and subject files.

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in AAA.reyngary for Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872
Research material on George Peter Alexander Healy
Creators:
De Mare, Marie
Dates:
1811-1966
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.demamari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, drawings and printed material by or about G.P.A. Healy, compiled by his grandaughter, Marie De Mare, in the process of the writing of her book G.P.A. HEALY, AMERICAN ARTIST (1954).

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