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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patent Medicines, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Papers regarding painter John Trumball collected by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning, including:
a bound volume entitled "Biographical Sketch of John Trumbull, 1756-1843," by Henry A. Smith, 1901, dedicated to Mr. and Mrs. William H. Bartlett; a letter to the Bartletts from Henry Smith, December 23, 1901; a letter to John Trumbull from John Langdon, member of Congress, and signer of the constitution, June 1, 1799; and a letter from John Trumbull to his wife, November 30, 1818.
Biographical / Historical:
John Trumball was a patriot and painter of revolutionary war subjects, also portrait painter of prominent figures of the period.
Lent for microfilming 1986 by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning.
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.