Charles D. Walcott letter from Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh, 1913 April 15

Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), b. 1850 d. 1927
Arts administrator, Geologist
Active in Washington, D.C.

Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, b. 1853 d. 1935

Collection size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Dellenbaugh inquires if the Smithsonian Institution would be interested in purchasing oil sketches he painted during the Harriman Expedition to Alaska in 1899.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art administrator and geologist; Washington, D.C. Served as the fourth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution from 1907 until his death in 1927. Dellenbaugh was a painter whose works include many landscapes done in connection with expeditions in the U.S. and abroad.

Transferred 1981 from the National Museum of American Art Library to the Archives of American Art.

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