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Society of Painters in Water Colors records, 1850-1855

Creator:
Society of Painters in Water Colors
Subject:
Beckwith, Henry P.
Falconer, John Mackie
Glasgow, James I.
Halpin, John
Hunt, Samuel Valentine
Jones, Alfred
Parsons, Charles R.
Society for the Promotion of Painting in Water Colors
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2 items (on 2 microfilm reels)
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:
Constitution and minutes of meetings, and a printed announcement.
REEL 801: Constitution and minutes of meetings from the society's inception, October 30, 1850 to September 26, 1855. Some of the members were: Henry P. Beckwith, Alfred Jones, John Halpin, John M. Falconer, Charles Parsons, Samuel V. Hunt and James Glasgow.
REEL 3472: Printed announcement of the opening of the fourth season of the Society's school.
Citation:
Society of Painters in Water Colors records, 1850-1855. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels 3472; 801 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel 801 originals in: New York Historical Society.
Biography Note:
Professional society; New York City. Also called Society for the Promotion of Painting in Water Colors.
Provenance:
Lent 1974 by the New York Historical Society.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Watercolor painting
Watercolorists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8752
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210933
AAA_collcode_sociptwc
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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