San Francisco, Calif.
Collection size: ca. 100 items (on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: Letters, autographs, and photographs of artists solicited by Stebbins and pasted in his copy of Henry T. Tuckerman's BOOK OF THE ARTISTS (1867). Among the artists are Christopher P. Cranch, F.O.C. Darley, Sanford R. Gifford, Eastman Johnson, Miner K. Kellogg, John F. Kensett, Jervis McEntee, Samuel F.B. Morse, Thomas Nast, Erastus D. Palmer, George H. Smillie, John Vanderlyn and Worthington Whittredge.
Biographical/Historical Note: Librarian of the San Francisco Mercantile Library Association.
Lent for microfilming 1965 by the Henry F. DuPont Winterthur Museum.