Susan Eakins letter, 1929 July 4

Eakins, Susan Hannah Macdowell, b. 1851 d. 1938
Active in Pa.,

Collection size: 1 p. (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A letter to Mr. C. [Charles] W. Cranmer, a friend of Thomas Eakins, which responds to Cranmer's query regarding Thomas Eakins' portrait of Professor Barker, and places in context the two photographs of Thomas Eakins enclosed. One of the photos was donated with the letter.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Lived 1851-1938. Full name Susan Hannah Macdowell Eakins. Married to painter, photographer Thomas Eakins.

Donated by Robert McIntyre.

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