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Joseph Gardner Swift letters, 1821-1862

Creator:
Swift, J. G. (Joseph Gardner), 1783-1865
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
154 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Correspondence, including c. 60 letters to his brother-in-law, George W. Whistler, father of the painter James McNeill Whistler.
Citation:
Joseph Gardner Swift letters, 1821-1862. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel N26 (frames 646-1222) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in the New York Public Library, Manuscript Division.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Army General, Civil Engineer; New York City.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Civil engineers
Generals
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9896
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212398
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Theme:
Ephemera, Miscellany, and General Art Related
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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