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John M. Donaldson papers, 1873-1938

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Creator:
Donaldson, John M., 1854-1941
Subject:
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll)
Donaldson, Bruce M.
Duveneck, Frank
Melchers, Gari
Millet, Francis Davis
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
31 items (on one partial microfilm reel).
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:
A letter from Frank Duveneck, 1877; a sketch of Donaldson, ca. 1876, by [James] Carroll Beckwith, with a note from Beckwith, 1913; letters from Gari Melchers, some of which are illustrated; obituary clippings on Melchers; photographs, mostly of fellow art students in Munich, 1873-1877, including Francis Davis Millet and Frank Duveneck; and miscellany. Also included are several letters from Gari Melchers's wife Corrine to Donaldson's son, Bruce.
Citation:
John M. Donaldson papers, 1873-1938. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel D160 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Architect (Detroit, Mich.). A friend of Gari Melchers. Donaldson's son Bruce (d. 1940) was chairman of the Art History Department at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.
Provenance:
Donated 1963 by Mrs. Alex G. Donaldson.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Illustrated letters
Painters
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7580
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209742
AAA_collcode_donajohn
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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