Letters to William Meredith, 1804-1827

Meredith, William M. (William Morris), b. 1799 d. 1873
Lawyer, Politician
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 5 items (on 5 fr. of microfilm)

Collection Summary: REEL P20: Letters to William Meredith from Gertrude Meredith, Sept. 26, 1805, Joseph Hopkinson, Feb. 24, 1827, John R. Murray, Nov. 10, 1804, all concerning the Academy of Fine Arts, and from Washington Irving, Nov. 4, 1807, introducing Thomas Sully. REEL P24: Three pages about the meeting of Benjamin West and Napoleon, Feb. 2, 1817.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lawyer and President of Schuylkill Bank, Philadelphia, Pa.

Microfilmed by the Historical Society Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

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