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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston records

Creator:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Search this
Names:
Dougal, William H., 1822-1895  Search this
Falconer, John Mackie, 1820-1903  Search this
Farrer, Henry, 1843-1903  Search this
Koehler, S. R. (Sylvester Rosa), 1837-1900  Search this
Loring, Charles Greely, 1828-1902  Search this
Moran, Thomas, 1837-1926  Search this
Rowlands, Walter, b. 1855  Search this
Sewall, Henry F., 1816-1896  Search this
Shirlaw, Walter, 1838-1909  Search this
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909  Search this
Stuart, Frederick T., 1837-1913  Search this
Walker, Charles Alvah, 1848-1920  Search this
Extent:
79 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1870-1973
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, minutes, accession records, building records, and records of the Department of Prints and Drawings.
REELS 536-565: Archives of the Museum, 1875-1954, including: correspondence of the President, Gardiner M. Lane, 1910-1914 (8 letterpress books and 1,256 items); correspondence of the Director, Charles Greely Loring, 1876-1901 (6 vols. and 11,355 items); correspondence of the Assistant Director, Benjamin Ives Gilman, 1894-1902 (6 vols. and 272 items); minutes of the Board of Trustees, 1870-1954 (17 vols.); minutes of the Committee on the Museum, 1875-1954 (25 vols.); minutes of the Executive Committee, 1876-1946 (5 vols.); and Visiting Committee records, 1906-1949 (1 loose leaf binder).
REELS 584-587: Records of the Department of Prints and Drawings, including 2 vols. of correspondence, 1904-1915, 14 accession books, 1872-1946, and 14 record books. Record books include the following: The Sylvester Rosa Koehler Collection, 1893 (3 vols.); the Harvey D. Parker-Henry F. Sewell Collection, 1897-1900 (4 vols.); Objects Entering the Department of Prints and Drawings, 1935-1947; Prices of Prints, 1877-1885; Engravings and Photographs Purchased in Europe, 1886-1887; Visitors to the Gray Collection, 1872-1889; Vistors Register, 1890-1915; and a register of books.
REEL 588 (SEALED): Accession records, 1967-1973.
REELS 589-590: Accession records, 1870-1951.
REELS 2436-2496: Directors' correspondence, 1901-1954.
REELS 2493-2497: Building records, including: records of the Copley Square Building with correspondence, 1870-1901, reports, minutes of the Executive Committee, financial records, and a prospectus and subscription list for the William Morris Hunt Memorial Exhibition, 1879; records of the Huntington Avenue Building, with reports, correspondence and financial records related to its personnel, departments, collections, and competitions; and clippings.
REEL 2715: Papers of the print department, ca. 1841-1901, including: letters from Sylvester R. Koehler, curator of the print department, to Charles G. Loring, director of the museum; letters to Koehler concerning printmaking techniques from W. H. Dougal, John M. Falconer, Henry Farrar, Thomas Moran, Walter Rowlands, Walter Shirlaw, James David Smillie, Frederick T. Stuart and Charles A. Walker; a report by Koehler on the print department, January 10, 1888; correspondence regarding the acquisition of the Henry F. Sewall print collection; a handwritten catalog of the Sewall collection, ca. 1880, including printmaker, title, catalog number, collector's mark and value, 463 p.; notes by Koehler; and printed material.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1973-1983 by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
REEL 588: SEALED; no access.
Occupation:
Museum curators -- Massachusetts  Search this
Museum directors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Topic:
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Identifier:
AAA.musefabr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fca63882-21a5-4922-b9fc-5dfd78fc2ac2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-musefabr

United States Exploring Expedition. During the year 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N..

Author:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Illustrator:
Stuart, Fred D.  Search this
Former owner:
Library of Congress DSI  Search this
Subject:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Physical description:
19 v. in 21. illus., plates, ports., maps, plans, tables, diagrs. 33 x 25 cm. + atlas (11 v. ; 57 x 37 cm.)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Pacific Ocean
Antarctica
Northwest Coast of North America
Date:
1844
1844-1874
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Call number:
Q115 .W6X
Q115.W6X 1844
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_298484
Online Media:

Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852: by Randolph B. Marcy ... assisted by George B. McClellan ... With reports on the natural history of the country, and numerous illustrations

Title:
Red River of Louisiana
Author:
United States War Department  Search this
Marcy, Randolph B (Randolph Barnes) 1812-1887  Search this
McClellan, George Brinton 1826-1885  Search this
Shepard, Charles Upham 1804-1886  Search this
Hitchcock, Edward 1793-1864  Search this
Shumard, George Gettz  Search this
Shumard, B. F (Benjamin Franklin) 1820-1869  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Torrey, John 1796-1873  Search this
Turner, William W (William Wadden) 1810-1859  Search this
Adams, C. B (Charles Baker) 1814-1853  Search this
Illustrator:
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Lithographer:
Ackerman, James 1815 or 1816-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887 DSI  Search this
Babcock, H. B. DSI  Search this
Wistar, Caspar 1801-1867 DSI  Search this
Horace Howard Furness Free Library (Wallingford, Pa.) DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
McClellan, George Brinton 1826-1885 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Lubrecht, Harry 1908-1997 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 320 pages, [65] leaves of plates in various foliations (1 folded). illustrations (some color) 23 cm + 1 atlas ([2] folded leaves of plates. maps. 23 cm)
Type:
Books
Place:
Louisiana
Texas
Red River (Tex.-La.)
United States
Date:
1853
Topic:
Discoveries in geography--American  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
F377.R3 U59 1853
F377.R3U59 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370518

Mammals of the boundary : With notes by the naturalists of the survey / by Spencer F. Baird

Title:
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, under the order of Lieut. Col. W.H. Emory
U.S. & Mexican boundary survey. Zoology
Author:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Emory, William H (William Hemsley) 1811-1887  Search this
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey  Search this
Illustrator:
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Metzeroth, R (Robert)  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Physical description:
62 pages, 27 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
Date:
1859
Topic:
Mammals  Search this
Call number:
QL715 .B34 1859
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_407475

Reptiles of the boundary : proof copy, 1859 / by Spencer F. Baird ... with notes by the naturalists of the Survey

Title:
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, under the order of Lieut. Col. W.H. Emory ..
Author:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Illustrator:
Metzeroth, R (Robert)  Search this
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Deane, James 1801-1858  Search this
Lithographer:
T. Sinclair's Lith.  Search this
Physical description:
35 pages, [131] leaves of plates in various foliations : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Mexico
Date:
1859
Topic:
Reptiles  Search this
Reptiles--Pictorial works  Search this
Call number:
QL651 .B16 1859a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_509798

The U.S. Naval Astronomical Expedition to the Southern Hemisphere, during the years 1849-'50-'51-'52. Lieut. J.M. Gilliss, superintendent ... Vol. I, II, III, VI ..

Author:
United States Naval Astronomical Expedition (1849-1852)  Search this
Gilliss, J. M (James Melville) 1811-1865  Search this
MacRae, Archibald 1820-1855  Search this
Phelps, Seth Ledyard -1885  Search this
Smith, Edmond Reuel  Search this
Smith, J. Lawrence (John Lawrence) 1818-1883  Search this
Ewbank, Thomas 1792-1870  Search this
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Cassin, John 1813-1869  Search this
Girard, Charles 1822-1895  Search this
Gould, Augustus A (Augustus Addison) 1805-1866  Search this
Gray, Asa 1810-1888  Search this
Brackenridge, William D (William Dunlop) 1810-1893  Search this
Wyman, Jeffries 1814-1874  Search this
Conrad, T. A (Timothy Abbott) 1803-1877  Search this
Ill:
Herbst, Frs.  Search this
Gritzner, M. C.  Search this
Stanley, John Mix 1814-1872  Search this
Dreser, William approximately 1820-  Search this
Engraver:
Siebert, Selmar  Search this
Queen, James Fuller 1820 or 1821-1886  Search this
Richard, John H. approximately 1807-  Search this
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Former owner:
Dwight, Jonathan 1858-1929 DSI  Search this
Tucker, Marcia Brady DSI  Search this
Carnegie Institution of Washington Department of Terrestrial Magnetism DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
P.S. Duval & Co.  Search this
T. Sinclair's Lith.  Search this
Physical description:
4 v., 52 leaves of plates in various foliations (some folded). front., illus., plates (part col.) maps, plans. 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Chile
Southern Hemisphere
Date:
1855
1856
1855-1856
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Southern sky (Astronomy)  Search this
Call number:
Q115 .U5X 1855
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774050

Theory of the winds / by Captain Charles Wilkes ... ; read before the American Scientific Association at Providence, August 20th, 1855 ; accompanied by a map of the world, showing the extent and direction of the winds ; to which is added Sailing directions for a voyage around the world by the same author

Author:
Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877  Search this
Wilkes, Charles 1798-1877 Sailing directions for a voyage around the world  Search this
American Scientific Association  Search this
Illustrator:
Stuart, Fred D.  Search this
Engraver:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Subject:
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)  Search this
Physical description:
iv, [3], 8-116 p., [3] folded leaves of plates : ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1856
Topic:
Winds  Search this
Navigation  Search this
Call number:
QC931 .W68 1856
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_455538

(Hudson River Scene with Family Fishing), (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil on board
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1850
Topic:
Landscape--River--Hudson River  Search this
Figure group--Family  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAP 9F150018
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_437955

Pierce's Mill, Rock Creek, (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1860
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture--Industry--Mill  Search this
Control number:
IAP 86640011
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_234827

Washington from Lyons Mill, (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1865
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 86640012
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_234828

Washington View, (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Cityscape--District of Columbia--Washington  Search this
Control number:
IAP 82350006
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_199257

Washington View, (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Cityscape--District of Columbia--Washington  Search this
Control number:
IAP 82350007
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_199258

Early View of Georgetown, (painting)

Painter:
Dougal, William H. 1822-1895  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Sotheby Parke Bernet New York New York
Topic:
Cityscape--District of Columbia--Washington  Search this
Landscape--River--Potomac River  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61512207
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_94413

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