The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A warrant, Sept. 19, 1777, to John Henderson from Benjamin Flower, Commanding General, appointing Henderson as superintendent for all painting and drawing required by the service; papers and bills regarding decorative and other paintings for Army and others during Revolution, 1777-1782; and an order for linseed oil for Army use, Nov. 3, 1778, from Jonathan Gostelowe to Henderson.
John Henderson papers, 1777-1804. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel P24 (fr. 11-22) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001