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Adelaide Deming letters

Creator:
Deming, Adelaide, 1864-1956  Search this
Names:
Bones, Helen Woodrow  Search this
Holt, Hamilton, 1872-1951  Search this
Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885  Search this
Marlowe, Julia, 1865-1950  Search this
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915  Search this
Extent:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1879-1918
Scope and Contents:
Letters, 1879-1918, of Adelaide Deming: She writes to Victor Hugo, 1879, requesting an autographed photo of him; the reply from his secretary includes the photo. Booker T. Washington requests a painting for the Tuskegee Institute, and in a second note acknowledges a drawing which she sent. Other letters are from Julia Marlowe Sothern, Hamilton Holt, William Beebe, and Helen Woodrow Bones.
Biographical / Historical:
Adelaide Deming, born in Litchfield, Conn., was a mural and landscape painter.
Provenance:
Litchfield Historical Society lent the Adelaide Deming letters in addition to the Anson Dickinson sketchbook and sketches, which have been described separately.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Landscape painters -- Connecticut  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Landscape painting -- Connecticut  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.demiadel
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-demiadel

The Life stories of undistinguished Americans, as told by themselves / edited by Hamilton Holt ; with a new introduction by Werner Sollors

Author:
Holt, Hamilton 1872-1951  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 228 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
Topic:
Minorities--Biography  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
E184.A1L52 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_397779

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