Courtney Campbell papers, 1949-1960

Campbell, Courtney, b. 1887 d. 1960
Conservator

Collection size: 300 items.

Collection Summary: Papers of Courtney Campbell concerning a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Thomas Jefferson, owned, authenticated, and restored by Campbell and his brother, portrait painter Orland Campbell. Includes:
correspondence, a manuscript, notes, rough sketches by Orland Campbell of the portrait, printed material, photographs of works of art.

Mrs. Margaret Friedman is the daughter of Courtney Campbell. She and her mother, Mrs. Courtney Campbell, jointly gave this collection.

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