This subseries section includes handwritten and typewritten letters, with occasional attachments and cablegrams, with American clients about works of art, exhibitions, and related art matters.
The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by name of client and is generally in reverse chronological order within folders. This series has been scanned in entirety, with the exception of several folders relating to routine matters such as office equipment.
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
The records of Jacques Seligmann & Co. are 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.
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Processing of the collection was funded by the Getty Grant Program; digitization of the collection was funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation and the Terra Foundation for American Art. Glass plate negatives in this collection were digitized in 2019 with funding provided by the Smithsonian Women's Committee.