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Joseph Lindon Smith papers, 1647-1965, bulk 1873-1965

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Creator:
Smith, Joseph Lindon, 1863-1950
Subject:
James, Henry
Brush, George de Forest
Pershing, John J. (John Joseph),
Thayer, Abbott Handerson
Beaux, Cecilia
Sargent, John Singer
Manship, Paul Howard
Benson, Frank Weston
Smith, Corinna Lindon
Alma-Tadema, Lawrence, Sir
Loring, Charles Greely
Gardner, Isabella Stewart
Ross, Denm an Waldo
Carson, Kit
Académie Julian
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
8.8 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The papers of Boston and New Hampshire painter Joseph Lindon Smith date from 1647-1965, with the bulk of papers dating from 1873-1965, and measure 8.8 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from family members, artists, museums, and art patrons; seven diaries by Smith and two by his wife Corinna, personal business records, notes and writings, files concerning charitable theatrical productions, one sketchbook and other art work, a scrapbook, printed material, photographs, and audio recordings of interviews.
Citation:
Joseph Lindon Smith papers, 1647-1965, bulk 1873-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
The collection is available on 35 mm microfilm reels 5114-5124 at Archives of American Art offices, and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement of the collection as described in this finding aid may not reflect the exact order of the collection on microfilm.
Related Materials:
The papers of Smith's wife, Corinna Putnam Smith, are available at The Schlesinger Library of Radcliffe College, Cambridge, Mass.
Biography Note:
Joseph Lindon Smith (1863-1950) is a painter and lecturer, Dublin, N.H.
Provenance:
Donated 1977-1978 by the Rev. and Mrs. Samuel Hale. Mrs. Hale is a granddaughter of the Smiths.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Prints
Art, Ancient
Painters
Sound recordings
Historical drama
Sketchbooks
Notebooks
Art, Egyptian
Interviews
Photographs
Community theater
Drawings
Diaries
Drafts (documents)
Art
Scrapbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8473
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210649
AAA_collcode_smitjose
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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