American Artists' Committee of One Hundred records, 1916-1923

American Artists' Committee of One Hundred, est. ca. 1916
New York, N.Y.

Collection size: ca. 300 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters from chairman William Anderson Coffin regarding membership, other artists, some personal matters, and the Allied Bazaar of 1916. Among the correspondents are Leon Bonnat and Edmond Thoumy of Paris.

Biographical/Historical Note: Relief organization. Purpose was to provide relief to the families of French soldier-artists chiefly through the sales of art work and donations. William Anderson Coffin was chairman.

Lent 1973 by New York Historical Society.

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