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James Britton diary, vol. XXVI

Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Subject:
Britton, James  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1918 September 23 - 1919 January
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16820
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James Britton's address book

Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
circa 1924
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17434
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James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk 1905-1935

Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Subject:
Prendergast, Maurice Brazil  Search this
Higgins, Eugene  Search this
Fiske, Gertrude  Search this
Phillips, Duncan  Search this
Inukai, Kyohei  Search this
Blackfield  Search this
Vose, Robert C. (Robert Churchill)  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Kelly, Andrew J.  Search this
Arlington Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933  Search this
Mitchell, Edwin Valentine, 1890-1960  Search this
Kent, Duncan Scott  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Illustrations
Notebooks
Diaries
Prints
Sketches
Drafts
Topic:
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Diaries  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Connecticut  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Art Collectors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7244
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209393
AAA_collcode_britjame
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Art Collectors
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Archives of American Art
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Miscellaneous Volume 15

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933 April-May
Scope and Contents note:
(many notes on classical music and composers; discussion of the new beer after Prohibition; suffers from ill health and talks of the activities of his children; visits from the son of E.C. Potter, sculptor)
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 16

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933 May-July
Scope and Contents note:
(contains many sketches; discusses Civil War photography; a sketch of a surgery done by his brother-in-law Dr. Boucher; list of paintings; discusses the job market for post-high school students; list of paintings owned by Father Kelly; descriptions of landscape paintings and comments on painting over old canvases-54; list of paintings owned by Walter Eitel and E.V. Mitchell)
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 19

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933 September-October
Scope and Contents note:
(comments on children's activities and schooling; copies music of Beethoven and Haydn; talks of Roosevelt's presidency; discusses having prints made from engravings with Father Kelly)
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James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 20

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933 October-November
Scope and Contents note:
(death of George Luks; Tom Spellacy as the mayor of Hartford; futher discusses Socialist and Libertine activities of Caroline)
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James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 22

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934 January-February
Scope and Contents note:
(discusses political and social situations in Germany; talks about Katherine Hepburn's family in Connecticut; letter to Father Kelly concerning prices of works of art)
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James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 24

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934 May-June
Scope and Contents note:
(draft of a letter to Father Kelly; outlines his problems with Father Kelly-23; discusses racial tension in the South; death of Frank B. Gay; sketches; discussion of "The Presidents Banquet")
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 27

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934 September-December
Scope and Contents note:
(this diary was recycled twice and is therefore difficult to read--it was used by Jerome as a school book, by Britton in 1930, then Britton returned to it in 1934; essays from 1930 "Everybody to Work" "Untitled Play"; essay from 1934 "Truce and the Pope"; concerning Senator John Blackwell; sketch of paintings-113)
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Biographical Information

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Extent:
1 Folder (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1984
Scope and Contents note:
A file of photocopied materials prepared by the Britton family includes correspondence concerning Britton, a list of articles by Britton, and excerpts from reviews written by Britton.
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.britjame, Series 1
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Miscellaneous Volume 29

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934 February-July
Scope and Contents note:
(discusses Roosevelt's cabinet and Huey Long; draft of letters to Detweiller; death of Augustus Lukeman, sculptor; sketches; talks of the Andrea Art Guild turning into a Catholic lending library; recalls time spent with Cecilia Beaux in 1909)
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Miscellaneous Volume 32

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1935 February-July
Scope and Contents note:
(list of members of the Copley Society of America, 1908; sketches; list of trustees and members of the Museum Arts Committee; draft of letter to the editor of the Herald addressed to Democrats)
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.1: Diaries
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Biographical Information Compiled by Britton Family

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1984
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 1: Biographical Information
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James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1919-1934
Scope and Contents note:
James Britton created ten volumes of excerpts from his diary, presumably those that he felt were the most significant.
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Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.britjame, Subseries 4.2
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James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries
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Volume 1

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1918-1919 January
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Citation:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.2: James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts
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Volume 3

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1919 March-July
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.2: James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts
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Volume 4

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1919 July-1920 February
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.2: James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts
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Archives of American Art
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Volume 5

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1920 March-September
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.2: James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts
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Archives of American Art
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Volume 7

Collection Creator:
Britton, James, 1878-1936  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1921 April-1923 February
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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:
James Britton papers, circa 1905-1984, bulk circa 1905-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Britton papers
James Britton papers / Series 4: Diaries / 4.2: James Britton's Notebooks of Diary Excerpts
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Archives of American Art
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