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Smith, Xanthus, 1839-1929
Dates:
1883-1892
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitxant
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten diary, January 1-December 31, 1883, and July 1, 1891-May 14, 1892. The entries detail the daily events of Smith, who painted in his studio almost every day, usually finishing a painting in one to three days. The entries also record his domestic life, living with his wife, children, and father, painter Russell Smith, outside of Philadelp...

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Creators:
Brumbaugh, Thomas B. (Thomas Brendle), 1921-
Dates:
1831-1979
Size:
73 Items (Letters, written in ink, ball point, graphite, typewriter)
26 Items (Stamps)
3 Items (Photographs)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection is an amalgamation of letters written and recieved by prominent figures in 19th and 20th century American Art. Included in the collection is a significant portion of letters from Abbott Thayer to correspondents from his circle of family, friends and art world figures such as Maria Oakey Dewing and Samuel Coleman.

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Creators:
Graneto, Philip
Dates:
1885-1900
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box, 1 tray)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1486
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Small group of materials documenting late-19th century actor Henry E. Dixey and his roles in the burlesque musicals Adonis and Francois.

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Creators:
Pitts family
Dates:
1885-1958
Size:
400 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pittpitt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Family papers from 19th to 20th century, including correspondence, financial records; inventory of the estate of James Pitts; and catalogs.

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Creators:
Couper, William, 1853-1942
Dates:
1872-1971
bulk 1872-1908
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coupwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of William Couper date from 1872 through 1971 with the bulk of the material dated 1872 through 1908. The collection consists of 0.9 linear feet of letters, photographs, and printed material that document William Couper's career as a sculptor and his family life. Letters are from Couper and his wife to his parents, and to his brother John, discussing family matters, his art training, his travels, and his work in New York. There are also several letters from his father-in-law, sculptor Thomas Ball.

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Creators:
New York Public Library. Prints Division
Dates:
1800-1954
Size:
50 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.nyplprnt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Prints, pamphlets, scrapbooks, catalogs, clippings and reproductions, with relevant information on nineteenth and twentieth century artists and art organizations.

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Creators:
Blum, Robert Frederick, 1857-1903
Dates:
1882 June 9
Size:
1 Item (24 x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.blumrobe1
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A handwritten and illustrated menu for a dinner held by a group of traveling American artists in honor of what would have been the 44th birthday of Spanish painter Mariano Fortuny (Fortuny died 8 years prior).

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Creators:
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879
Dates:
1892, c1883
Size:
95 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntwmmo
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Sharf, Frederic Alan
Dates:
1956
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sharfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Hitchings, Henry, d. 1902
Dates:
1867-1896
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hitchenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Hitchings from his first wife, the Art Department at The University of Massachusetts, and publishers, 1867-1896; an illustrated manuscript, "True Principles of Art Found in Nature," 189 p.; a manuscript "Book Two General Remarks," 37 p.; two watercolors; a print; brochures from art schools; invitations to exhibitions; and reproductions o...

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