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William Henry Rinehart Fund records, 1875-1930

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William Henry Rinehart Fund  Search this
Rinehart, William Henry  Search this
Gilman, Daniel Coit  Search this
Keck, Charles, 1875-1951  Search this
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins  Search this
Miller, Joseph Maxwell  Search this
Pitt, Faris C.  Search this
Proctor, Alexander Phimister  Search this
Riggs, T. Lawrason (Thomas Lawrason)  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Schuler, Hans  Search this
Stouffer, J. Edgar  Search this
Uhler, Philip R.  Search this
Walters, Henry  Search this
Walters, W. T. (William Thompson)  Search this
Blashfield, Edwin Howland  Search this
Dietsch, C. Percival  Search this
French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Physical Description:
1 Reel, ca. 800 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.
Correspondence, business records, printed matter, photographs and miscellany.
A statement of purpose of the fund; a volume of Rinehart Committee meeting minutes, including Rinehart's will; abstracts of minutes and reports of the Rinehart Committtee; a ledger recording Rinehart Fund expenditures, including cash paid for scholarships, instructors' salaries, models, shipment of works from Rome and Paris to Baltimore, and sculpture acquisitions; William T. Walters and B. F. Newcomer's account with Rinehart's estate; bills and receipts; printed material, including regulations for scholarships; clippings; and miscellany.
Correspondence includes ca. 200 letters from Rome and Paris, from Rinehart scholars including letters from J. Edgar Stouffer, with one letter containing 5 photographs of his sculpture, C. Percival Dietsch, Alexander Phimister Proctor, Hermon Atkins MacNeil, Hans Schuler, Charles Keck, J. Maxwell Miller and others; correspondence and indexed abstracts of letters of the Rinehart Advisory Committee, including letters from Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Daniel Chester French, Edwin Howland Blashfield and Charles K. McKim; correspondence of the Rinehart Fund Committee and Peabody Institute officials, including letters from Daniel Coit Gilman, Faris C. Pitt, Lawrason Riggs, Henry Walters, and P.R. Uhler; and a letterpress book.
William Henry Rinehart Fund records, 1875-1930. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel 3162 available at Archives of American Art offices, Peabody Institute, Baltimore, and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in Peabody Institute, Baltimore, Maryland.
Biography Note:
The American neo-classical sculptor, Willam Henry Rinehart, established this fund through a bequest to provide scholarships for young artists to study in Paris and at the American Academy in Rome. Administered through the Peabody Institute, Baltimore, Md.
Language Note:
English .
Lent for microfilming 1984 by the Peabody Institute.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Art -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc  Search this
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Archives of American Art