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Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902

Collection Creator:
Library of Congress  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Researchers may use prints on file in the Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum. Advance appointments are required.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions may apply.
Collection Citation:
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection, Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection of photomechanical prints of American art works
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection of photomechanical prints of American art works / Series 1: Photomechanical prints
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ih735ab02ba-a681-4bdd-b7ca-434cea27febc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-saam-photo-loc-ref805

Albert Bierstadt, New Bedford, Mass. letter to John Durand, New York, N.Y.

Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Durand, John, 1822-1908  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1838 December 07
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6819
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6819
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Poetry verse by Albert Bierstadt

Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1892 June 4
Topic:
Poetry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16192
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Albert Duveen collection of artists' letters and ephemera, 1807-1946
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16192

Albert Bierstadt to Mrs. Parsons

Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1860 Jan. 20
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)840
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Albert Bierstadt letter collection, 1860-1900
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_840
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Albert Bierstadt letter collection, 1860-1900

Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Place:
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
Topic:
Art -- Economic aspects  Search this
Hudson River school of landscape painting  Search this
Landscape painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5939
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208780
AAA_collcode_bieralbe
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208780
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Letter to Unidentified Person

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1880s
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt sends an invitation to a meeting at his Tenth Street studio.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9044263a0-0b74-46f7-a436-d841f5d61930
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref19

Letter To Mrs. Ely

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1887, April 8
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt invites her brother, and any of her friends, to visit him at his studio.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a5d326f8-95c2-40e2-bc60-a031d734ad53
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref27

Letter To Mrs. Parsons

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1860, January 20
Scope and Contents note:
Concerns purchasing color and beginning to paint Laramie Peak.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fb4980e2-39d0-4209-a60c-552eee849066
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref15

Letter To Professor Whitney

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1873, June 12
Scope and Contents note:
Concerns Whitney's being replaced on an irrigation committee by Mr. King. Bierstadt mentions that he is going to Yosemite and invites Whitney to join him.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9284e839c-d393-439e-b784-54d75ef187b0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref17

Letter To Mr. Rives

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Extent:
(includes transcript)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1880, June 16
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt writes from New York City, describing the opportunities available to art students in the city.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a639ff47-ab56-447e-a9ed-6f101a9de8d9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref23

Letter To Mr. Stedman

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Extent:
(includes transcript)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
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 Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a8a2367c-45ee-4e4f-9507-e6e415e66bd2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref29

Letter To Mr. Cooke

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1893, March 7
Scope and Contents note:
Discusses financial matters.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e78b2bd8-442f-4cfa-8b6e-3ca3a776b7e4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref37

Letter To Bierstadt's Sister

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1884, December 1
Scope and Contents note:
Concerns a commission.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94fe1c4cb-f11a-4aa5-aa57-9844ac2c7fb6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref25

Letter To Mr. Coffin

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1880s, June 14
Scope and Contents note:
Inquiry written on behalf of a "quite destitute" artist, John Irving, and his family, asking Coffin if he knows of a furnished apartment available for the family.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a0bb8682-5059-4fcd-a6f9-25bd554d09fa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref21

Letter To Mr. Jules Lévita

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1887, December 23
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt introduces David Wallace.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95c58764a-05e4-45c9-954a-1bc529404785
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref31

Letter to Unidentified Person

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Extent:
(handwritten copy)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1888, June 28
Scope and Contents note:
Discusses commissions that may result from the fact that Bierstadt has "spent much time and money on the matters referred to in your letter."
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a606f7cf-39d5-48cf-809c-bb9ef6f91628
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref33

Letter To Mr. Adams

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1892, October 6
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt states that he is happy to show Mr. Adams's friend "the new motor."
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99a424961-4a3f-4768-8ecf-a4be8874d21d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref35

Letter To General Miles

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Extent:
(photocopy)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900, January 6
Scope and Contents note:
Bierstadt informs General Miles that he is sending a small painting of a Swiss landscape, The Jungfrau, as a gift for the General's daughter on the occasion of her marriage.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9274d1fd7-490f-444b-bb09-8908de0799b5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref39

Albert Bierstadt Letters

Collection Creator:
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Extent:
1 Folder (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1860-1900
Scope and Contents note:
In these 13 unrelated letters written by renowned Hudson River School landscape painter Albert Bierstadt between 1860 and 1900, Bierstadt writes specifically of his work in several of the letters and refers to two paintings, Laramie Peak and The Jungfrau. He writes of the inspiration he finds in nature through his love of the mountains. Bierstadt invites friends to his studio in New York City, mentions a trip to Yosemite in the 1870s and writes letters of introduction on behalf of friends. Two of the letters concern commissions and discuss financial matters.
Arrangement note:
Letters are arranged chronologically.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Albert Bierstadt letter collection, 1860-1900. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bieralbe, Series 1
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Albert Bierstadt letter collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98924df54-9c25-4502-bd6f-0ac33047ef92
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bieralbe-ref14

Epic encounters : first contact imagery in nineteenth and early-twentieth century American art / by Katherine Lynn Elliott

Title:
First contact imagery in nineteenth and early-twentieth century American art
Author:
Elliott, Katherine Lynn  Search this
Subject:
Weir, Robert Walter 1803-1889 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Catlin, George 1796-1872 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Moran, Thomas 1837-1926 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert 1830-1902 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Russell, Charles M (Charles Marion) 1864-1926 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 299 p. : col. ill
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
Topic:
Indians of North America--First contact with other peoples--In art  Search this
Race awareness in art  Search this
Art and race  Search this
Ethnopsychology  Search this
Cultural relativism  Search this
Call number:
E98.F39 E44 2009a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_964441

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