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Evert Augustus Duyckinck papers

Creator:
Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878  Search this
Names:
Allston, Washington, 1779-1843  Search this
Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870  Search this
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851  Search this
Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904  Search this
Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885  Search this
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896  Search this
Casilear, John William, 1811-1893  Search this
Colyer, Vincent, 1825-1888  Search this
Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892  Search this
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859  Search this
Jarves, James Jackson, 1818-1888  Search this
Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895  Search this
Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900  Search this
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs, 1815-1878  Search this
Washington, William De Hartburn, 1834-1870  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
300 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1809-1878
Scope and Contents:
Letters and documents of 19th century Americans, outstanding in literature and the arts.
Correspondents include: Washington Allston, Alexander Anderson, John Audubon, Samuel P. Avery, John Warner Barber, Mathew B. Brady, John Casilear, Vincent Colyer, Christopher P. Cranch, Felix O. C. Darley, Daniel P. Huntington, Washington Irving, James J. Jarves, Charles Lanman, Charles Leslie,Benjamin Lossing, Samuel F. B. Morse, Rembrandt Peale, Thomas B. Read, Thomas A. Richards, Thomas B. Thorpe, William D. Washington, and Benjamin West.
Biographical / Historical:
Editor; New York City. Edited, with his brother George, Literary World, 1847, and published a journal with him, 1848-1853. Also, edited CYCLOPAEDIA OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, 1855.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Topic:
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.duycever
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw940091946-9580-4ee3-a5a7-8377864e828a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-duycever

Professor Morse and the telegraph, Scribner's Monthly

Creator:
Charles Scribner's Sons  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Subject:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
circa 1872
Citation:
Charles Scribner's Sons and Benson John Lossing. Professor Morse and the telegraph, Scribner's Monthly, circa 1872. Samuel F. B. Morse papers, 1826-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21353
See more items in:
Samuel F. B. Morse papers, 1826-2009, bulk 1826-1871
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21353

Benson J. Lossing letters, 1854-1880

Creator:
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Subject:
Baird, Henry Carey  Search this
Barnard, Mr  Search this
Belknap, William W. (William Worth)  Search this
Campbell, Charles  Search this
Doty, L. L.  Search this
Draper, Lyman Copeland  Search this
Dwight, Theodore F.  Search this
Parsons, Charles R.  Search this
Taylor, Anna Tuthill Harrison  Search this
Wilson, James Grant  Search this
Citation:
Benson J. Lossing letters, 1854-1880. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Wood-engraving  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10283
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213469
AAA_collcode_lossbens
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213469

Mathew Brady's illustrated history of the Civil War, 1861-65 and the causes that led up to the great conflict / by Benson J. Lossing, and a chronological summary and record of every engagement ... showing the total losses and casualties together with war maps of localities, compiled from the official records of the War Department ; illustrated with facsimile photographic reproductions of the offic...

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Brady, Mathew B. approximately 1823-1896  Search this
Subject:
Brady, Mathew B. approximately 1823-1896  Search this
Physical description:
512 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Pictorial works
Place:
United States
Date:
1978
[1978?] c1912
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E468.7 .L88 1978
E468.7.L88 1912a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400432

Seventeen hundred and seventy-six, or, The War of Independence; a history of the Anglo-Americans, from the period of the union of the colonies against the French, to the inauguration of Washington, the first President of the United States of America

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Physical description:
510 p. illus., maps, ports. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1970
1847
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E208 .L887 1847
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_3794

An Early view of the Shakers : Benson John Lossing and the Harper's article of July 1857, with reproductions of the original sketches and watercolors / edited by Don Gifford ; foreword by June Sprigg

Author:
Gifford, Don  Search this
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891 Shakers  Search this
Hancock Shaker Village  Search this
Subject:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Shakers History  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 77 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New Lebanon
New Lebanon (N.Y.)
Date:
1989
1857
C1989
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
BX9768.N5 E2 1989X
BX9768.N5E2 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_392642

A biography of James A. Garfield, last president of the United States / by Benson J. Lossing ; portrait on steel, and forty-eight full-page engravings

Title:
Biography of Garfield
Biography of Garfield illustrated
Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Subject:
Garfield, James A (James Abram) 1831-1881  Search this
Physical description:
840 p. illus., ports. 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1882
C1882
Topic:
Presidents  Search this
Call number:
CT275.G23 L88 1882
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_475698

The pictoral field-book of the revolution; or, Illustrations, by pen and pencil, of the history, biography, scenery, relics, and traditions of the war for independence. By Benson J. Lossing. With eleven hundred engravings on wood, by Lossing and Barritt, chiefly from original sketches by the author

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. col. fronts., illus., ports., maps, facsims. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1860
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E208 .L885X
E208.L885X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_48280

Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891

Type:
Archival materials
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Glass Negatives
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d334e97c-5c8a-449a-92a6-55f6bdb52d7f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref59

Photograph of a Benson John Lossing engraving of Tecumseh, based partially on a sketch by Pierre Le Dru 1812, of Tecumtha or Tecumseh with Peace Medal,

Creator:
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative (004 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Shawnee  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Composite image of Tecumseh or Tecumtha (The One Who Passes Across Intervening Space From One Point To Another) wearing a peace medal, taken from Benson John Lossing's Pictorial Fieldbook of the War of 1812. According to a note by Lossing, he made the "portrait" of Tecumseh from a Pierre le Dru's pencil sketch of his head and cap and a rough drawing showing him in full military dress, made at Malden shortly after the surrender of Detroit. Original engraving published in Benson John Lossing, The Pictorial Fieldbook of the War of 1812, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1868, p. 283.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 06182300 ; OPPS NEG 00770
Local Note:
Original Made 1812
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.176, Item BAE GN 00770 06182300
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Glass Negatives / Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw378f8b465-3798-4cee-9dae-49f6cd4bf1d2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref1195

David McNeely Stauffer papers

Creator:
Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913  Search this
Names:
Almon, W. Bruce  Search this
Balch, Vistus, 1799-1884  Search this
Bates, Albert Carlos, b. 1865  Search this
Beardsley, William A.  Search this
Bement, Clarence S. (Clarence Sweet), 1843-1923  Search this
Chapin, John Bassett  Search this
Clark, Charles E.  Search this
Conway, William Wright  Search this
Crane, Warren C.  Search this
Currier, John J. (John James), 1834-1912  Search this
Darrach, Charles Gobrecht, b. 1846  Search this
De Vinne, Theodore Low, 1828-1914  Search this
Dodgson, Campbell, 1867-1948  Search this
Eames, Wilberforce, 1855-1937  Search this
Edmonds, John Henry, b. 1873  Search this
Flagg, Fanny Jewett  Search this
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906  Search this
Fridenberg, Robert  Search this
Gallaudet, Edward Miner, 1837-1917  Search this
Gay, Ernest L.  Search this
Giles, Charles S.  Search this
Gilles, Walter  Search this
Girsch, Charles W.  Search this
Goodspeed, Charles E. (Charles Eliot), 1867-1950  Search this
Green, Samuel A. (Samuel Abbott), 1830-1918  Search this
Hall, Charles B.  Search this
Halsey, R. T. Haines (Richard Townley Haines), 1865-1942  Search this
Hamlin, Edward B.  Search this
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918  Search this
Hazelwood, Sumner  Search this
Herbert, Henry William, 1807-1858  Search this
Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919  Search this
Jordan, John W. (John Woolf), 1840-1921  Search this
Lanborn, Charles  Search this
Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895  Search this
Lawson, Alexander, 1773-1846  Search this
Leutze, Emanuel, 1816-1868  Search this
Littlefield, George Emery, 1844-1915  Search this
Longacre, Orleans  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Marshall, Frank E.  Search this
McNeely, Kate L.  Search this
Mitchell, James T. (James Tyndale), 1834-1915  Search this
Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826  Search this
Munn, Charles Allen, 1859-1924  Search this
Nelson, William (printmaker)  Search this
Nichols, Charles Lemuel, 1851-1929  Search this
Nichols, Frederick B., 1824-1906?  Search this
Paine, Nathaniel, 1832-1917  Search this
Parrish, Daniel, Jr  Search this
Perrine, Howland Delano, 1853-  Search this
Piers, Harry  Search this
Pope, A. Winthrop  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Richter, Emil H., b. 1869  Search this
Rollinson, William, 1762-1842  Search this
Sartain, William, 1843-1924  Search this
Schlecht, Charles  Search this
Schoff, Stephen Alonzo, 1818-1904  Search this
Sill, Howard, 1865-1927  Search this
Slade, Denison R.  Search this
Smith, Francis Hopkinson, 1838-1915  Search this
Smith, Sidney Lawton, 1845-1929  Search this
Spenceley, J. Winfred  Search this
Thornton, William, ca. 1761-1827  Search this
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1813-1871  Search this
Walter, Frances K.  Search this
Warren, Asa Coolidge, 1819-1904  Search this
Weitenkampf, Frank, 1866-1962  Search this
Woodbury, John P.  Search this
Extent:
170 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1817-1910
Scope and Contents:
Letters, 1850-1910, biographical data, and miscellany pertaining to Stauffer's study of early American printmakers.
Writing to Stauffer are: W. Bruce Almon, Vistus Balch, Albert C. Bates, William A. Beardsley, Clarence S. Bement, J. W. Bothwell, Mrs. J. C. Bruen, William J. Campbell, John Bassett Chapin, Charles E. Clark, William W. Conway, Warren C. Crane, John J. Currier, Charles G. Darrach, Theodore L. De Vinne, Campbell Dodgson, Wilberforce Eames, John H. Edmonds, D. Edwin, Fanny J. Flagg, Edwin D. French, Robert Fridenberg, E. M. Gallaudet, Ernest L. Gay, Charles S. Giles, Walter Gilles, Charles W. Girsch, Charles E. Goodspeed, Samuel A. Green, Charles B. Hall, R. T. H. Halsey, Edward B. Hamlin, W. F. Hammersly, H. R. Harper, Charles H. Hart, Sumner Hazelwood, Henry W. Herbert, E. B. Holden, Samuel Hollyer, John W. Jordan, Charles Lanman, Charles Lanborn, R. H. Lawrence, Alexander Lawson, L. Lement, Emanuel Leutze, George E. Littlefield, Orleans Longacre, Benson John Lossing.
Also, Kate L. McNeely, Frank E. Marshall, James T. Mitchell, F. Moras, Jedediah Morse, Charles A. Munn, William Nelson, Dr. Charles L. Nichols, Frederick B. Nichols, Ourdan Family, Nathaniel Paine, Daniel Parrish, Jr., Howland D. Perrine, Harry Piers, A. Winthrop Pope, Thomas B. Read, Emil H. Richter, William Rollinson, William Sartain, Charles Schlecht, Stephen A. Schoff, Howard Sill, Denison R. Slade, C. A. Smith, F. Hopkinson Smith, Sidney L. Smith, J. Winfred Spenceley, Thackera Family, William Thornton, R. H. Tiebout, Henry T. Tuckerman, Frances K. Walter, A. Coolidge Warren, Frank W. Weitenkampf, and John P. Woodbury.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Printmakers  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.staudavi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bdd09de8-0a01-495f-b0ee-1bb3e76a9348
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-staudavi

Alfred Williams Anthony papers

Creator:
Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939  Search this
Names:
National Arts Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Abbey, Edwin Austin, 1852-1911  Search this
Beard, Daniel Carter, 1850-1941  Search this
Benjamin, S. G. W. (Samuel Greene Wheeler), 1837-1914  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936  Search this
Brenner, Victor David, 1871-1924  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916  Search this
Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900  Search this
Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925  Search this
Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848  Search this
Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931  Search this
Cortissoz, Royal, 1869-1948  Search this
Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892  Search this
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888  Search this
Dielman, Frederick, 1847-1935  Search this
Downing, A. J. (Andrew Jackson), 1815-1852  Search this
Eastlake, Charles Lock, Sir, 1793-1865  Search this
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931  Search this
Gifford, Sanford Robinson, 1823-1880  Search this
Herbert, Henry William, 1807-1858  Search this
Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Isham, Norman Morrison, 1864-1943  Search this
La Farge, John, 1835-1910  Search this
Leavitt, Edward C., d. 1904  Search this
Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Low, Will Hicok, 1853-1932  Search this
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891  Search this
Mills, John Harrison, 1842-1916  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Nast, Thomas, 1840-1902  Search this
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937  Search this
Palmer, Erastus Dow, 1817-1904  Search this
Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873  Search this
Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907  Search this
Sartain, John, 1808-1897  Search this
Smillie, George Frederick Cumming, 1854-1924  Search this
Smith, Francis Hopkinson, 1838-1915  Search this
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878  Search this
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843  Search this
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1813-1871  Search this
Volk, Douglas , 1856-1935  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910  Search this
Waters, Clara Erskine Clement, 1834-1916  Search this
Weir, Robert Walter, 1803-1889  Search this
Extent:
2 Microfilm reels (partial microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
circa1880-1930
Scope and Contents:
The microfilmed Alfred Williams Anthony papers contain letters, autographs, biographical data, and miscellaneous material collected by Anthony about 19th century artists.

Artists represented in the collection include: Edwin A. Abbey, Ernest Albert, Elizabeth A. Allen, Daniel C. Beard, Frank Beard, Samuel G. W. Benjamin, Albert Bierstadt, Nathaniel Blaisdell, Edwin H. Blashfield, Evangeline Blashfield, Charles W. Bolton, Victor D. Brenner, Sydney & Mrs. Burleigh, William M. Chase, Frederic E. Church, Harry Cochrane, William A. Coffin, Timothy Cole, Thomas Cole, Royal Cortissoz, Palmer Cox, Christopher Cranch, Felix O. C. Darley, Frederick Dellenbaugh, Frederick Dielman, Andrew J. Downing, Charles L. Eastlake, George W. Edwards, Daniel C. French, Edmund H. Garrett, Sanford R. Gifford, V. Gribayedoff, Henry W. Herbert, Elbert Hubbard, Daniel Huntington, Laurence Hutton, Ernest L. Ipshen, Norman W. Isham, F. Lynn Jenkins, John La Farge, Edward C. Leavitt, William J. Linton, Benson J. Lossing, Will H. Low, Jervis McEntee, George Merrill, John H. Mills, Thomas Moran, Samuel F.B. Morse, A. R. Mullen, Thomas Nast, National Arts Club, Wilbur F. Noyes,Frederick B. Opper, Mrs. Archie M. Palmer, Erastus D. Palmer, William F. Paris, Carl R. Parker, Hiram Powers, Howard Pyle, Thomas B. Read, Albert Rosenthal, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, John Sartain, Walter Smedley, George F. C. Smillie, Francis H. Smith, Bayard Taylor, Col. Henry S. Taylor, John Trumbull, Henry T. Tuckerman, Union League Club, N.Y., D. B. Updike, Vasili Vereschagen, Charles Vezin, Douglas Volk, D. Everett Waid, John Q. A. Ward, Clara E. Waters, Robert W. Weir, J. Thomson Willing, Ellsworth Woodward, Mabel Woodward, William Woodward, and F. Hammond Wright.
Biographical / Historical:
Alfred Williams Anthony (1860-1939) was a theologian, author, and educator in Lewiston, Maine. He served in various roles for the General Conference of Freewill Baptists, the Maine chapter of the Religious Education Association, and the Committee on Goodwill between Jews and Christians. Anthony also served on the boards of trustees for Bates College, Hillsdale College, and Brown University.
Related Materials:
The New York Public Library Archives and Manuscripts Division holds the Alfred Williams Anthony collection, 1679-1944. Bates College Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library holds the Alfred Williams Anthony papers, 1872-1996 and the Dressler family collection of Alfred Williams Anthony Papers, 1802-1985.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Educators -- Maine -- Lewiston  Search this
Theologians -- Maine  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.anthalfr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fbd0fda8-8fc8-489b-81c5-ed2a3e13ff88
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-anthalfr

William Conant Church letters

Topic:
Galaxy magazine
Creator:
Church, William Conant, 1836-1917  Search this
Names:
Benson, Eugene, 1837-1908  Search this
Church, Francis Pharcellus, 1839-1906  Search this
Cook, Clarence, 1828-1900  Search this
Dana, William Parsons Winchester, 1833-1927  Search this
Dewing, M. O. (Maria Oakey), 1855-1927  Search this
Jarves, James Jackson, 1818-1888  Search this
La Farge, John, 1835-1910  Search this
Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895  Search this
Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Stillman, William James, 1828-1901  Search this
Sturgis, Russell, 1836-1909  Search this
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878  Search this
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1813-1871  Search this
Extent:
60 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1866-1878
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with contributors to THE GALAXY, of which Church was editor with his brother, Francis Pharcellus Church.
Correspondents include: Eugene Benson (40 letters), Clarence C. Cook, William P. W. Dana, James J. Jarves, John La Farge, Charles Lanman, William J. Linton, Benson J. Lossing, Maria R. Oakey, Thomas B. Read, William J. Stillman, Russell Sturgis, Bayard Taylor, and Henry T. Tuckerman.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Editors  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.churwill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9668d1e3b-7142-4606-8131-fe32bc536810
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-churwill

Benson J. Lossing letters

Creator:
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Names:
Baird, Henry Carey, 1825-1912  Search this
Barnard, Mr  Search this
Belknap, William W. (William Worth), 1829-1890  Search this
Campbell, Charles, 1905-  Search this
Doty, L. L.  Search this
Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891  Search this
Dwight, Theodore F.  Search this
Parsons, Charles R., 1821-1910  Search this
Taylor, Anna Tuthill Harrison, 1813-1865  Search this
Wilson, James Grant, 1832-1914  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1854-1880
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Lossing from the following people: Henry Carey Baird, Mr. Barnard, William W. Belknap, Charles Campbell, L. L. Doty, Lyman C. Draper, Theodor F. Dwight, Charles W. Parsons, Anna T. Harrison, and James Grant Wilson. Most of the correspondents are historians, government officials, or relatives of prominent political figures.
Biographical / Historical:
Wood engraver; Poughkeepsie and New York City, N.Y. Apprenticed to a watchmaker in Poughkeepsie, but became joint editor of a newspaper and literary magazine soon thereafter. Learned wood engraving from Joseph Alexander Adams and in 1838 established himself in New York City as an engraver. In 1848, he began work on his PICTORIAL FIELD-BOOK OF THE REVOLUTION and subsequently produced many works based on American history and biographies.
Related Materials:
Benson John Lossing papers also at Syracuse University.
Provenance:
Donated 1958 by Argosy Book Stores of New York City.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Wood-engravers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Wood-engraving  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.lossbens
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cafefbcf-ec29-4ad8-97d8-27cf36cf064c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lossbens

The diary of George Washington, from 1789 to 1791; embracing the opening of the first Congress, and his tours through New England, Long Island, and the southern states. Together with his Journal of a tour to the Ohio, in 1753. Ed. by Benson J. Lossing

Author:
Washington, George 1732-1799  Search this
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Physical description:
248 p. incl. front. (port.) 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1860
1789-1797
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
E312.8 1789X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_345260

The pictorial field-book of the revolution : or, Illustrations, by pen and pencil, of the history, biography, scenery, relics, and traditions of the war for independence / by Benson J. Lossing ; with eleven hundred engravings on wood, by Lossing and Barritt, chiefly from original sketches by the author

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Barritt, William b. ca. 1822  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill., maps, ports., facsims. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1850
C1850
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E208 .L88 1850
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_837375

A primary history of the United States : for schools and families / by Benson J. Lossing ; illustrated with numerous engravings

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana  Search this
Physical description:
238 p. : ill. ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1866
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E178.1 .L88 1866
E178.1.L88 1866
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_331472

Reformed Dutch Church, New Utrecht, Long Island, New York, (painting)

Painter:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Davis, Alexander Jackson 1803-1892 (copy ater)  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West New York New York 10024 Accession Number: X.373
Topic:
Architecture exterior--Religious--Church  Search this
Landscape--New York--Long Island  Search this
Landscape--New York--New Utrecht  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36362738
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_47346

Washington and the American republic, by Benson J. Lossing ... with introduction by J. Alfred Burgan ..

Author:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Subject:
Washington, George 1732-1799  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. in 6. plates (part col.) ports. (part col.) maps, facsims. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1904
[c1904]
Call number:
E312.L88 1904
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_100940

Arlington House, (painting)

Painter:
Lossing, Benson John 1813-1891  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Arlington House Custis - Lee Mansion Arlington Virginia 22211
Date:
1853
Topic:
Architecture--Domestic  Search this
Control number:
IAP 56940121
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_66547

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