George Catlin manuscripts and drawings, [ca. 1893]
Catlin, George, 1796-1872
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Writings, notes; drawings of ships, submarines, and parts of sailing vessels; a rough draft of an essay on the Steamship Slipper, and an incomplete essay addressed to the Consular Agency of the U. States of America...Belgium.
George Catlin manuscripts and drawings, [ca. 1893]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 1191 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Portrait painter and miniaturist, ethnographer, best known for his paintings of the American Indian. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
Donated 1976 by Judith Catlin, relationship to George Catlin is not known.
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