Richard Henry and Elizabeth B. Stoddard letters, 1852-1910

Stoddard, Richard Henry, b. 1825 d. 1903
Author, Publisher
Active in New York, N.Y.

Stoddard, Elizabeth B.

Collection size: 35 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters received by the Stoddards from writers and artists including: 26 letters from William J. Linton, mostly about poetry, and enclosing several clippings; an 11-page letter from W. Hamilton Gibson reporting that "over 600 friends visited the Studio" and describing in detail the studio's furnishings and contents; a letter from Alexander Lawrie describing his painting and drawing activities; a letter from sculptor Launt Thompson to Elizabeth Stoddard about her work and about mutual interests; and an illustrated letter from George W. Carleton asking Mrs. Stoddard to visit.

Biographical/Historical Note: Author, publisher; New York City.

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.

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