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Catalog Data

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
(includes transcript)
Box 1, Folder 8
Archival materials
1887, November 20
Scope and Contents note:
Letter conveys the the gift of a fragment salvaged when breaking up a piece of quartz that suggested to Bierstadt "a scarf pin for some good fellow." Bierstadt writes to Stedman of the "glorious old mountains which have given me so much happiness" from which such a fragment came.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Albert Bierstadt letter collecton is owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Albert Bierstadt letter collection, 1860-1900. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Albert Bierstadt letter collection
Albert Bierstadt letter collection / Series 1: Albert Bierstadt Letters
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art