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James Herring autobiography, 1863

Creator:
Herring, James, 1794-1867
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2 items (on 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:
Herring's handwritten autobiography, March 13, 1863, accompanied by a typescript.
Citation:
James Herring autobiography, 1863. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm roll 2814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in New York Historical Society.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Portrait painter and engraver; New York City. Born in London, moved to U.S. in 1805. Worked as teacher, distiller, librarian, gallery operator and painter. Died in Paris.
Provenance:
The donor, Mrs. Helen Adams, is the grand-daughter of Caroline Herring and the great-grand-daughter of James Herring.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Engravers
Portrait painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7745
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209910
AAA_collcode_herrjame
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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