The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Sketchbook includes views of places along the Atlantic coast, ships, forts and specimens of natural history.
Lawrence Kearny sketchbook, 1817-1818. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel N24 (frames 563-626) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Original in the New York Public Library, Manuscript Division.
Naval officer commandant; Norfolk, Va. and New York City.
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Audio - Visual
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001