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George Catlin letter, [undated]

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Creator:
Catlin, George, 1796-1872
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item (on partial microfilm reel)
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:
Catlin writes to "Dear Sir," requesting an autograph for his nephew, a Pawnee Indian chief. A typescript is included.
Citation:
George Catlin letter, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel D8 (frames 435-436) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter. Catlin is known for his paintings of American Indians.
Provenance:
Donated 1955 by Charles Feinberg.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Indians of North America
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10202
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213276
AAA_collcode_catlgeol
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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