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Selected art related letters from the George M. Conarroe Autograph Collection

Collector:
Conarroe, George M. (George Mecum), d. 1896  Search this
Names:
Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820  Search this
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826  Search this
Leutze, Emanuel, 1816-1868  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827  Search this
Porter, Noah, 1811-1892  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Sweetser, William, 1797-1875  Search this
Extent:
6 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1804-1864
Scope and Contents:
Letters: to Mr. Peale from Thomas Jefferson, Dec. 28, 1808; to Noah Porter from Emanuel Leutze, Nov. 16, 1864; to Col. Deming from Thomas Buchanan Read, Aug. 3.; to Charles Willson Peale from Joseph Banks, Feb. 2, 1804, and Robert Fulton, Sept. 22, 1806; to William H. Sweetser from Samuel F. B. Morse, July 28, 1852.
Provenance:
Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Identifier:
AAA.conageor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw978b071d2-6779-4ead-bc70-cda02a0902e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-conageor

Porter, Noah (12/14/1811-03/04/1892)

Subject:
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Citizen Regent  Search this
Type:
Biographies
Date:
Regent Tenure: 01/26/1878-12/31/1889
Topic:
Philosophers  Search this
Connecticut  Search this
Regents  Search this
Educators  Search this
Clergy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11087

Addresses at the Unveiling of the Joseph Henry Statue at Washington, D.C., April 19, 1883

Author:
Waite, Morrison R (Morrison Remick) 1816-1888  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
pp. xxiii-xxxvii
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Biography  Search this
Joseph Henry Statue  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Special events  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3592

Joint resolution filling an existing vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
45th Congress, Sess. 2, 1878  Search this
Subject:
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Dana, James Dwight  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 247
Date:
1879
01/26/1878
Topic:
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4043

Joint resolution filling an existing vacancy in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
48th Congress, Sess. 1, 1884  Search this
Subject:
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 269
Date:
1885
03/03/1884
Topic:
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4100

Joint resolution to fill vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
51st Congress, Sess. 1, 1890  Search this
Subject:
Devens, Charles  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Welling, James C (James Clarke) 1825-1894  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 673
Date:
1891
05/22/1890
Topic:
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4225

Joint resolution to fill vacancies in the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

Author:
52d Congress, Sess. 1, 1892  Search this
Subject:
Coppee, Henry  Search this
Henderson, J. B (John Brooks) 1870-1923  Search this
Johnston, William Preston  Search this
Meigs, Montgomery C (Montgomery Cunningham) 1816-1892  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 1; Page Numbers: 393
Date:
1893
01/26/1892
Topic:
Resolutions, Legislative  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: US Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_4270

Johnson Named to Regents in Place of Porter

Subject:
Johnson, William Preston  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Date:
January 26, 1892
Topic:
Resignations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_303

Addresses at the unveiling of the Joseph Henry statue at Washington, D.C., April 19, 1883 / by Chief-Justice Waite and Noah Porter

Author:
Waite, Morrison R (Morrison Remick) 1816-1888  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Physical description:
27 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1884
1883
Topic:
Physicists  Search this
Call number:
QC16.H52 W35 1884
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528158

An American dictionary of the English language : containing the whole vocabulary of the first edition in two volumes quarto : the entire corrections and improvements of the second edition in two volumes royal octavo : to which is prefixed an introductory dissertation on the origin, history, and connection, of the languages of western Asia and Europe, with an explanation of the principles on which languages are formed / by Noah Webster

Author:
Webster, Noah 1758-1843  Search this
Goodrich, Chauncey A (Chauncey Allen) 1790-1860  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Physical description:
lxxxiv, 1366 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1851
Topic:
English language  Search this
Call number:
PE1625 .W38 1851
PE1625.W38 1851
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_311003

An American dictionary of the English language : containing the whole vocabulary of the first edition in two volumes quarto, the entire corrections and improvements of the second edition in two volumes royal octavo : to which is prefixed An introductory dissertation on the origin, history, and connection, of the languages of western Asia and Europe, with an explanation of the principles on which languages are formed / by Noah Webster... ; revised and enlarged, by Chauncy A. Goodrich ... ; with pronouncing vocabularies of Scripture, classical, and geographical names

Author:
Webster, Noah 1758-1843  Search this
Goodrich, Chauncey A (Chauncey Allen) 1790-1860  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Physical description:
lxxxiv, 1366, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 30 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1850
Topic:
English language  Search this
Call number:
PE1625 .W382a 1850
PE1625.W382a 1850
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_398240

An American dictionary of the English language; containing the whole vocabulary of the first edition ... the entire corrections and improvements of the second edition ... to which is prefixed an introductory dissertation on the origin, history, and connection, of the languages of western Asia andEurope, with an explanation of the principles on which languages are formed ... Rev. and enl. by Ch auncey A. Goodrich ... With pronouncing vocabularies of scripture, classical and geographical names

Author:
Webster, Noah 1758-1843  Search this
Goodrich, Chauncey A (Chauncey Allen) 1790-1860  Search this
Porter, Noah 1811-1892  Search this
Physical description:
84, 1376 p. 4 l. front. (port.) 4to
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1856
Topic:
English language  Search this
Call number:
PE1625 .W3 1856Z
PE1625.W3 1856Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_208096

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