Collection size: 3 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels)
Collection Summary: A letter to Robert W. de Forest of New York City from Elinor L. P. Lyon of Norwalk, Conn., stating her interest in the "Eagle picture" and making an offer to buy it (reel 2803); and
two letters to James Reid Lambdin from Samuel Putnam Avery, discussing paintings, frames, dealers, etc. (reel 3091).
Biographical/Historical Note: Art dealer.
These letters were originally catalogued under the names of their recipients.
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