William Henry Rinehart papers, 1861-1875

Rinehart, William Henry, b. 1825 d. 1874
Painter, Sculptor
Active in Rome, Italy; Baltimore, Md.

Collection size: ca. 250 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Bound volume containing 13 letters from Rinehart to William T. Walters, a letter from Rinehart to John W. Paine, 21 letters from Paine to Rinehart, Walters and others, letters from George Simonds, Charles C. Coleman and others describing Rinehart's last days and funeral in Rome, 33 letters from W.H. Herriman to Walters regarding the dissolution of Rinehart's estate, and a codicil of Rinehart's will; an inventory of Rinehart's possessions; notes, receipts and financial records; 2 account books; an estate book; 5 sketchbooks/ notebooks and 2 sketchbooks; and 1 photograph of Rinehart.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; Baltimore, Md. and Rome.

Lent for microfilming 1984 by the Peabody Institute.

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