Miscellaneous collections from the New York Public Library Manuscript Divison, 1800-1950

New York Public Library. Manuscript Division

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: Primarily single-item collections consisting of letters, sketches and printed material from or about American artists, or art-related topics.

Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.

How to Use this Collection

  • Microfilm reels N1-N3 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
  • The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
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