The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Letters from Haldeman to her family describing her life as an art student in Philadelphia, and mentioning her friend Mary Cassatt. Three letters from Cassatt to Haldeman are also included.
Eliza Haldeman correspondence, [ca. 1860-1868]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3658 (frames 1056-1133) available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Location of Originals:
Originals in: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.
Painter. Studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Microfilmed with other artists' papers at PAFA as part of the Archives of American Art's Philadelphia project. The memoir of Haldeman's father, Samuel Stehrman Haldeman, an 1862 photograph of students at the PAFA casting a hand, and other materials in the collection were not microfilmed.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001