Ernest Wadsworth and Harriet S. Wadsworth Longfellow sketchbooks, 1867-1903
Longfellow, Ernest Wadsworth, 1845-1921
Longfellow, Harriet S. Wadsworth
Place of publication, production, or execution:
13 items (10 v. and 3 notecards on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
10 pocket-sized sketchbooks of Harriet and Ernest Longfellow containing charcoal and watercolor sketches, predominantly panoramic views of European and Middle Eastern architectural ruins, landscape scenery, and a number of figure drawings; and 3 notecards describing the sketchbooks and sketches.
Ernest Wadsworth and Harriet S. Wadsworth Longfellow sketchbooks, 1867-1903. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 1211 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Howard M. Turner, Jr. after microfilming.
Ernest Longfellow was a noted landscape painter and son of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Harriet Longfellow, his wife, was a painter also. They resided in New York City and in Magnolia, Mass.
Lent for microfilming 1977 by rs. Howard M. Turner, Jr., whose husband was Ernest Longfellow's grandson.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001