The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence, mostly with Hiram Hitchcock; papers relating to his book, CYPRUS, published in 1878; legal papers; pamphlets, periodicals, and clippings; photograghs of works of art; and biographical material. Selected papers from the Cesnola collection at Dartmouth College. Including:
Luigi Palma di Cesnola selected papers, 1863-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 1532 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in Dartmouth College Library.
Museum director, writer and archaelogist. Born Italy. Came to the United States in 1860.
This collection is a selected portion of Dartmouth College's Cesnola collection.
Art Theory and Historiography
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001