Venable, John W.
Active in Washington, D.C.
Collection size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: A journal including an account of Venable's travels through Virginia and Maryland seeking work as a miniaturist portrait painter, penciled drafts of three letters, a list of Latin and French phrases translated into English, and poetry. Three newspaper clippings are also included.
Biographical/Historical Note: Miniaturist.
Lent for microfilming 1978 by Marchand's Antiques, Evansville, Ind., through Kenneth P. McCutchan.