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Creators:
Wallace, David H.
Dates:
1952-1982
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.walldavi2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, and printed material relating to the New-York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America. Correspondence pertains to the completion of the Dictionary of Artists in America in 1957 and includes letters between Wallace and New-York Historical Society staff, the Yale University Press, contributors, and reviewers. O...

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Creators:
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917
Dates:
1895
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (1 volume (200 p.) on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.beckjaca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilmed diary was kept by Beckwith during 1895 while he was living in New York City. Beckwith writes of his constant worry about money; his dissatisfaction with his painting; of friends and personal matters; the portraits he is working on; art and artists,;his admiration for John Singer Sargent; classes at several art schools in the city; ...

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Creators:
New York Gallery of the Fine Arts
New-York Historical Society
Dates:
1844-1858
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nygalfam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Contains abbreviated record, 28 p., of the meetings of an association formed to purchase art collection of Luman Reed with intention of forming a permanent art museum, The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts. In 1858 the association was dissolved and the art collection transferred to the New York Historical Society. Also included are 4 additional loo...

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Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910
Dates:
1857-1915
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.wardjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary g...

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Huntington, William Henry, 1820-1885
Dates:
1883
Size:
46 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntwmhp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

List of the items making up Huntington's gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, including 2 letters to the director, Luigi Palma di Cesnola, about their shipping, and including some personal remarks.

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Oliver, James, fl. 1865-1890
Dates:
1865-1890
Size:
5 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.olivjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Account books presumed to have been kept by Oliver, listing his customers, charges, and sometimes naming the painting restored; names and addresses, probably of customers; copies of signatures of various artists.

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Creators:
Reed, Luman, d. 1836
Dates:
[ca. 1844-1865]
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.reedluma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, financial data, legal material, and photographs. [1 family photo was remicrofilmed on reel 3829.]

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Creators:
Vine, William
Dates:
1830-1839
Size:
1 Volume ((130 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vinewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketches are of buildings and decorative details, including dimensions. Also included are brief diary entries for June and July 1839.

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Creators:
White, Stanford, 1853-1906
Dates:
1873-1920
Size:
400 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whitstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received, accounts, a list of White's antiques, and other papers.

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Creators:
American Artists' Committee of One Hundred
Dates:
1916-1923
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (circa 300 items on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.ameracoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed American Artists' Committee of One Hundred records contain letters from chairman William Anderson Coffin regarding membership, other artists, some personal matters, and the Allied Bazaar of 1916. Among the correspondents are Leon Bonnat and Edmond Thoumy Paris.

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