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John James Audubon letter to J. L. Alden, 1841 January 27

Creator:
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 p. and typescript (1 p.)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Photocopy of a letter to J. L. Alden, dated January 27, 1841, expressing concern about a remittance due Audubon. Audubon asks that Alden write and remit the money on receipt of the letter and sends his good wishes for Alden and his family, and kindest remembrances for Captain Crocker, his lady, and Mr. Page. Also included is a typescript of the letter.
Citation:
John James Audubon letter to J. L. Alden, 1841 January 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2786 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Location of original unknown.
Biography Note:
Painter, illustrator, ornithologist and naturalist; New York.
Provenance:
Donated 1954 by Miss Mabel Zahn.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Animal painters
Draftsmen (artists)
Illustrators
Zoological illustration
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5798
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208638
AAA_collcode_audujjla
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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