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Beard writes about himself and his work, apparently in response to a series of questions previously posed by Levy.
Daniel Carter Beard letter to Florence Nightingale Levy, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
35mm microfilm reel D8 (frame 310) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Illustrator, painter, caricaturist, teacher; New York, N.Y. Beard was a founder of the American Boy Scouts, and was an author of several books on nature subjects. He also illustrated for several national magazines.
Purchased 1956 by the Archives of American Art from Charles Hamilton Autographs.
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