The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Five volumes of COSMOPOLITAN ART JOURNAL, 1856-1861- "a record of art criticism, art literature and biography, and repository of belle lettres literature." REEL 1397: Volumes 1-4, 1856-1860. REEL 337: Volume 5, March 1861.
Cosmopolitan art journal, 1856-1861. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 337 and 1397 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel 1397: Originals returned to lender, William Becker, after microfilming.
Material on reel 1397 lent 1978 for microfilming by William Becker who bought the journals at an auction. Material on microfilm reel 337 purchased from the University of Michigan 1972.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001