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.