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Jacob Simmons Mosher papers relating to Homer Dodge Martin, 1873-1913

Mosher, Jacob Simmons, b. 1834 d. 1883
Active in Albany, N.Y.

Collection size: 14 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Correspondence of and about Homer Dodge Martin and Martin's paintings, 1873-83 and 1906-13, including letters from Martin to Jacob Simmons Mosher. Later letters include correspondence of Dr. J. Montgomery Mosher with Frank Jewett Mather, Frederick Fairchild Sherman and others about Martin's work. [Microfilm is labeled Homer Dodge Martin papers.]

Biographical/Historical Note: Martin was a painter, New York. Member of the Hudson River School landscape painters. Mosher and Martin were good friends.

The lender, Courtenay Brandreth, is Mosher's granddaughter.

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