James M. Beck correspondence with Mantle Fielding, 1931

Beck, James M. (James Montgomery), b. 1861 d. 1936
Lawyer
Active in Washington, D.C.; New York, N.Y.; Philadelphia, Pa.

Fielding, Mantle, b. 1865 d. 1941
Author, Architect, Biographer
Active in Philadelphia,Pa.

Collection size: 5 items (partial reel of microfilm)

Collection Summary: Three letters from Mantle Fielding to Beck and copies of two letters from Beck to Fielding, March 23 - April 29, 1931. In the letters Fielding identifies paintings in Beck's possession and they write particularly about a painting by James Frothingham.

Letters originally lent for microfilming on reel D316 by Charles Feinberg, 1967. Subsequently sold at auction and bought by AAA, 1968. Remicrofilmed on reel 3134.

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