Sully, Thomas, b. 1783 d. 1872
Painter, Miniature painter
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.
Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: Letter to Charles Carroll, last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, October 10. 1827, regarding a portrait Sully painted of him; and a letter from Mary G. Ravenel to Robert Tyler of Philadelphia in which she mentions a Sully painting she has just received, n.y. March 2.
Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter; Philadelphia, Pa.
Letter to Charles Carroll donated 1963 by Carnegie Book Shop. Letter to Robert Tyler donated 1966 by Jean Meissner and William T. Campbell, Jr.
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Also in the Archives
- [Case brief] Society of the Sons of St. George vs. Thomas Sully, 1839 Mar. 11
- Letter to Mrs. Wallace, 1839 May 5
- Private memorandum / Thomas Sully, 1837-1859, (bulk 1837-1839)
- Thomas Sully letters, 1831-1870
- Thomas Sully papers, 1792-1871
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Sully, Thomas