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Selected art related documents from the Lea & Febiger records, 1788-1820

Lea & Febiger, est. 1785
Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 2 items (on 2 fr. of microfilm)

Collection Summary: Letter from Benjamin West to Samuel Adams, May 12, 1788, about Mathew(?) Carey, and a letter from Samuel West to Henry Carey, 1820, about Benjamin West.

Biographical/Historical Note: Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pa.

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

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