Amory C. Simons photographic materials, [ca. 1890]-1915
Simons, Amory C. (Amory Coffin), 1869-1959
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0.7 linear ft.
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Photographic prints, negatives, and glass negatives of live and sculptured horses and riders including New York City police, mounted models, and a few miscellaneous subjects. Also included is a letter from Charles Grafly, Simons' teacher, urging Simons to submit some of his bronzes to an exhibition.
Amory C. Simons photographic materials, [ca. 1890]-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Donated 1968 by Mrs. Paul Fitchen, Chester Beach's daughter, who found the papers in her basement. Beach and Simons were close friends.
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