Daniel Carter Beard letter to Florence Nightingale Levy, [undated]

Beard, Daniel Carter, b. 1850 d. 1941
Art teacher, Illustrator, Cartoonist
Active in Suffern, N.Y.

Collection size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Beard writes about himself and his work, apparently in response to a series of questions previously posed by Levy.

Biographical/Historical Note: Illustrator, painter, caricaturist, teacher; New York, N.Y. Beard was a founder of the American Boy Scouts, and was an author of several books on nature subjects. He also illustrated for several national magazines.

Purchased 1956 by the Archives of American Art from Charles Hamilton Autographs.

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