Johnston family papers, 1826-1887

Johnston, family

Collection size: 186 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Miscellaneous papers of David Claypoole Johnston, Thomas Murphy Johnston and John Bernard Johnston including correspondence, writings, sketches, printed items, commonplace books of Sarah E. Murphy Johnston and Mary P. Murphy, as well as 69 unsigned sketches.

Biographical/Historical Note: Family of painters; Boston, Mass. Thomas and John were David's sons.

Lent for microfilming 1978 by Edmund Freeman.

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