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Henry T. Cariss papers, [ca. 1876-1900]

Creator:
Cariss, Henry T., 1850-1903
Subject:
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock
Briscoe, Franklin D.
de Kosenko, Stephan
Deigendesch, Herman F.
Dunk, Walter M.
Hahs, Philip B.
James, Frederick
Poore, Henry Rankin
Simon, Hermann
Philadelphia Sketch Club
Philadelphia Society of Etchers
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
20 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:
Cariss family genealogy; three letters to Cariss, 1880-1900, from the Gibson Stained Glass Co, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the World's Columbian Exposition; a journal of his passage by sea to Europe with members of the Philadelphia Sketch Club; a photograph of Cariss; a watercolor, "Potatoe [sic] Gatherers" and an etching by Cariss; papers concerning his research for his painting, "The Oath of Allegiance at Valley Forge"; and a scrapbook containing photographs, newspaper clippings, prints, drawings, letters, and announcements about the Philadelphia Sketch Club and Cariss' artist friends Thomas Anshutz, Franklin D. Briscoe, Stephan de Kosenko, Herman Deigendesch, Walter M. Dunk, Philip B. Hahs, Frederick James, Henry R. Poore, Hermann Simon and others.
Citation:
Henry T. Cariss papers, [ca. 1876-1900]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 4589 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Bill Patterson, after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Painter, etcher; Philadelphia, Pa. President of Philadelphia Sketch Club and active member of Philadelphia Society of Etchers.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1992 by Bill Patterson, who received the material from the family of a friend of Henry Carriss' only son, William Hyde Carris, to whom William had willed the papers.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Artists
Etchers
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11009
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214962
AAA_collcode_carihenr
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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