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Selected papers from the Edward Carey Gardiner Collection

Creator:
Gardiner, Edward Carey, ca. 1879-1945  Search this
Names:
Pennington family  Search this
Baird, Henry Carey, 1825-1912  Search this
Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879  Search this
Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839  Search this
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888  Search this
Duval, Peter S., 1804 or 5-1886  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859  Search this
Mason, William, fl. 1808-1844  Search this
Page, William, 1811-1885  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Sartain, John, 1808-1897  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Tanner, Benjamin, 1775-1848  Search this
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs, 1815-1878  Search this
Extent:
Partial microfilm reel.
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1794-1872
Scope and Contents:
Selected papers from the Carey and Pennington family papers, and the Henry Carey Baird papers, relating to art, artists, engraving and publishing.
Included are: nine letters from Benjamin Tanner to Mathew Carey, Mar.12, 1794-Dec. 3, 1794, about engraving maps of China and Russia from copper plates for Carey; letters to Henry C. Carey from Thomas Buchanan Read, 1856, inviting Carey to spend an evening with him to meet Frank Goodrich, Paris correspondent of the New York Times; from Rembrandt Peale, 1859, announcing an exhibition of his paintings at his home with a view of disposing of them; from D.H. Mason, 1872, regarding an exchange of portraits and other subjects; from Charles Robert Leslie, 1834-1859 (7 items), about Leslie's position as Drawing Master at West Point, a proposed visit to England, Leslie's opinion of Paris, and other subjects;
from Daniel Huntington, 1850-1870 (5 items), concerning borrowing a printing copies of Carey's paintings; from Thomas Sully, 1862, thanking Carey for his approval of Sully's son's conduct as a soldier; and three receipts to Carey for subscriptions to the Sully Fund for the years 1868, 1869, and 1871, signed by James Claghorn, Treasurer. Edward L. Carey papers include a letter from F.O.C. Darley, April 21, 1845, about designs for "Simon Luggs"; from William Page, Mar. 17, 1843, wishing to exhibit "Young Traders" at the National Academy; and from John Cheney, Nov. 18, 1843, about his brother and the artist Daniel Huntington; an account of Powers' bust of Proserpine once owned by Carey; and a resoultion of the National Academy of Design regarding the death of Carey, June 23, 1845.
Items selected from the Henry Carey Baird papers include: copyright papers and letters to Baird, 1845-1855, relating to the publication of Thomas Bangs Thorpe's book The Mysteries of the Backwoods; two letters from Thomas Sully, July 6, 1856, reminding Baird of the portrait, and Dec. 2, 1857, regarding Baird's paper on the "money panic"; a letter from John Sartain, May 24, 1850, ordering 75 cuts of flowers for some books being prepared; from John Rogers, Nov. 28, 1872, about Carey's "Unity of Law"; from William Mason, June 5, 1851, concerning some drawings of Mason's spinning machine; from Daniel Huntington, May 22 and July 27, 1850 about two paintings loaned by Carey and the delay in returning them; and a letter from P.S. Duval, Jan. 5, 1852, about drawings of 8 plates of flowers, done to test lithography for that type of work.
Two items from the Pennington family section include a clipping of "Penn's Treaty with the Indians" by Benjamin West, owned by Henry Pennington; and a letter to John Pennington from G. McMurtrie, 1853, regarding Thomas Sully.
Biographical / Historical:
Carey, Baird and Pennington families were prominent in publishing, politics, and cultural and economic affairs of Pennsylvania.
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.gardedwa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gardedwa

Evert Augustus Duyckinck papers

Creator:
Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878  Search this
Names:
Allston, Washington, 1779-1843  Search this
Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870  Search this
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851  Search this
Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904  Search this
Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885  Search this
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896  Search this
Casilear, John William, 1811-1893  Search this
Colyer, Vincent, 1825-1888  Search this
Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892  Search this
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, 1822-1888  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859  Search this
Jarves, James Jackson, 1818-1888  Search this
Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895  Search this
Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859  Search this
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Read, Thomas Buchanan, 1822-1872  Search this
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900  Search this
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs, 1815-1878  Search this
Washington, William De Hartburn, 1834-1870  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
300 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1809-1878
Scope and Contents:
Letters and documents of 19th century Americans, outstanding in literature and the arts.
Correspondents include: Washington Allston, Alexander Anderson, John Audubon, Samuel P. Avery, John Warner Barber, Mathew B. Brady, John Casilear, Vincent Colyer, Christopher P. Cranch, Felix O. C. Darley, Daniel P. Huntington, Washington Irving, James J. Jarves, Charles Lanman, Charles Leslie,Benjamin Lossing, Samuel F. B. Morse, Rembrandt Peale, Thomas B. Read, Thomas A. Richards, Thomas B. Thorpe, William D. Washington, and Benjamin West.
Biographical / Historical:
Editor; New York City. Edited, with his brother George, Literary World, 1847, and published a journal with him, 1848-1853. Also, edited CYCLOPAEDIA OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, 1855.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Topic:
Publishers and publishing  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.duycever
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-duycever

Still Life with Grapes, Watermelon and Peaches, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Johnson Collection, The 100 Dunbar Street, Suite 203 Spartanburg South Carolina 29306 Accession Number: 2011.08.04
Date:
1839
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Watermelon  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Grape  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Peach  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Melon  Search this
Still Life--Other--Flatware  Search this
Control number:
IAP 68670015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_451181

Thomas Bangs Thorpe : a study of conscience and prophetic symbolism / by Herbert F. Gunnison

Author:
Gunnison, Herbert F  Search this
Subject:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 77 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1969
Call number:
CT275.T5216 G86 1969
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_603352

Thomas Bangs Thorpe, humorist of the Old Southwest

Author:
Rickels, Milton  Search this
Subject:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Physical description:
x, 275 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1962
Call number:
CT275.T5216 R5 1962
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_537825

Our army at Monterey. By T.B. Thorpe

Author:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., vii, 9-204 p. illus., fold. map. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1847
Topic:
Monterrey, Battle of, Monterrey, Mexico, 1846  Search this
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Army of Occupation--Regimental histories  Search this
Call number:
E406.M7 T5X
E406.M7T5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_87625

Niagara Falls, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1860
Topic:
Landscape--Waterfall--Niagara Falls  Search this
Control number:
IAP 62570355
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_453968

Portrait of a Woman, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
MID 19TH C
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 91450118
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_240417

Portrait of a Man in Red Vest and Leather Jacket, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878 (attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Mid 19th c
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Control number:
IAP 91450119
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_240418

Portrait of a Boy with Dog, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Art Center for Southwestern Louisiana Drawer 4 4290 Usl Station Lafayette Louisiana 70504
Date:
1830
Topic:
Animal--Dog  Search this
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 62670013
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_116922

Zachary Taylor, (painting)

Title:
General Zachary Taylor (1784-1850), (painting)
Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878 (possibly by)  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Zachary  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1847
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Occupation--Military--General  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71410156
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_150049

Johann Baptist Kleinpeter, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Subject:
Kleinpeter, Johann Baptist  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1820-1830
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71410157
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_150050

Elizabeth Folkes Dougherty, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878 (attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Dougherty, Elizabeth Folkes  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 72900696
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_163764

John Joor Barrow, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878 (attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Barrow, John Joor  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 72900816
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_163883

Niagara Falls, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1860
Topic:
Landscape--Waterfall--Niagara Falls  Search this
Landscape--Panorama  Search this
Control number:
IAP 80460037
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_182964

Chief Red Jacket, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Weir, Robert Walter 1803-1889 (copy after)  Search this
Subject:
Red Jacket  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings-Copy
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Kennedy Galleries New York New York
Date:
1832
Topic:
Ethnic--Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 80750044
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_183718

Landscape, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West New York New York 10024 Accession Number: 1921.10
Topic:
Landscape--River  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Figure  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36363175
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_47783

Portrait of a Boy with Dog, (painting)

Painter:
Thorpe, Thomas Bangs 1815-1878  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
University of Southwest Louisiana Lafayette Louisiana 70501
Topic:
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60730005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_70764

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