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Negus family papers, 1808-1844

Creator:
Negus fam, Negus family  Search this
Subject:
Negus, Arathusa  Search this
Negus, Fanny  Search this
Negus, Joseph  Search this
Negus, Laura  Search this
Negus, Nathan  Search this
Negus, Rosannah  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8791
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210974
AAA_collcode_negunegu
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210974

Negus family papers

Creator:
Negus family  Search this
Names:
Negus, Arathusa  Search this
Negus, Fanny  Search this
Negus, Joseph, 1797-1823  Search this
Negus, Laura  Search this
Negus, Nathan, 1801-1825  Search this
Negus, Rosannah  Search this
Extent:
110 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1808-1844
Scope and Contents:
Largely correspondence among members of the Negus and Fuller families of Massachusetts, including that of Nathan, his sisters Fanny, Arathusa, Laura, and Rosannah, his brother Joseph, and other family members; genealogical data on the Negus family; a biography of Nathan Negus by the wife of his grand-nephew, Mary Fuller; Negus's diary, Sept. 20, 1819-April 14, 1822, kept in Boston; and a photograph of his self-portrait.
Biographical / Historical:
Several members of the Negus family were artists. Nathan and Joseph were itinerant painters who traveled the South.
Provenance:
The lender, Elizabeth Fuller, is the wife of Nathan Negus's grand-nephew and inherited the papers.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.negunegu
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-negunegu

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