Electing Excellence: The National Academy of Design, 1825-1944

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Electing Excellence: The National Academy of Design, 1825-1944

Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese

Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese, 1827 Jan. 20

Creator: Samuel Finley Breese Morse

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Electing Excellence: The National Academy of Design, 1825-1944

Subscription list to the Leslie Dinner

Subscription list to the Leslie Dinner, 1833 Aug. 1

Creator: Samuel Finley Breese Morse

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Henry K. Brown, Henry Peters Gray and Asher B. Durand

Henry K. Brown, Henry Peters Gray and Asher B. Durand, ca. 1850

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Lectures Delivered at the National Academy of Design

Lectures Delivered at the National Academy of Design, ca. 1833

Creator: Charles Edwards

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Portrait of eight American artists.

Portrait of eight American artists., circa 1865

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Thomas Cole to Asher Brown Durand.

Thomas Cole to Asher Brown Durand., 1847 May 5

Creator: Thomas Cole

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James Hamilton Shegogue to Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne) Kellogg.

James Hamilton Shegogue to Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne) Kellogg., May 15, 1851

Creator: James Hamilton Shegogue

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Ceremony of the Laying of the Corner-Stone of the New Edifice of the National Academy of Design

Ceremony of the Laying of the Corner-Stone of the New Edifice of the National Academy of Design, Oct. 21, 1863

Creator: T. Addison (Thomas Addison) Richards

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John F. (John Ferguson) Weir to Jervis McEntee.

John F. (John Ferguson) Weir to Jervis McEntee., Jan. 28, 1867

Creator: John F. (John Ferguson) Weir

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Mrs. J. R. Donoho to Jervis McEntee.

Mrs. J. R. Donoho to Jervis McEntee., Sept. 21, 1878

Creator: Mrs. J. R. Donoho

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T. Addison (Thomas Addison) Richards to Charles M. (Charles McMeen) Kurtz

T. Addison (Thomas Addison) Richards to Charles M. (Charles McMeen) Kurtz, 1885 Dec. 22

Creator: T. Addison (Thomas Addison) Richards

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The Star, Columns by Charles M. Kurtz

The Star, Columns by Charles M. Kurtz, 1889 Feb. 24-Aug. 25

Creator: Charles M. (Charles McMeen) Kurtz

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National Academy of Design Autumn Exhibition ticket

National Academy of Design Autumn Exhibition ticket, 22 Nov. through 28 Dec. 1886

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Officers and Members of the National Academy of Design

Officers and Members of the National Academy of Design, 1902-1903

Creator: National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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F. Luis Mora pocket diary

F. Luis Mora pocket diary, 1915 Apr.

Creator: F. Luis (Francis Luis) Mora

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F. Luis Mora

F. Luis Mora, 1910

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Timothy Cole to Robert Underwood Johnson.

Timothy Cole to Robert Underwood Johnson., May 19, 1914

Creator: Timothy Cole

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Twenty-six members of the National Academy of Design

Twenty-six members of the National Academy of Design, ca. 1925

Creator: Alphaeus Philemon Cole

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'Editorial Shafts for the Latest Invaders of Central Park'

'Editorial Shafts for the Latest Invaders of Central Park', Mar. 1909

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to Howard Russell Butler.

to Howard Russell Butler., Mar. 30, 1909

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Howard Russell Butler to New York Times.

Howard Russell Butler to New York Times., Mar. 25, 1909

Creator: Howard Russell Butler

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John Wesley Beatty to John White Alexander.

John Wesley Beatty to John White Alexander., May 13, 1909

Creator: John Wesley Beatty

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Leon Dabo to John White Alexander.

Leon Dabo to John White Alexander., May 15, 1909

Creator: Leon Dabo

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Henry B. Snell to John White Alexander.

Henry B. Snell to John White Alexander., Apr. 13, 1915

Creator: Henry Bayley Snell

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Harry W. (Harry Willson) Watrous to Elizabeth Alexander.

Harry W. (Harry Willson) Watrous to Elizabeth Alexander., June 1, 1915

Creator: Harry W. (Harry Willson) Watrous

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Payment for Entrance Fee to the National Academy of Design's school

Payment for Entrance Fee to the National Academy of Design's school, 1924 Sept. 22

Creator: National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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Frances Marsh to Jonas Lie.

Frances Marsh to Jonas Lie., Feb. 2, 1937

Creator: Frances Marsh

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Adolph A. Weinman to Frances Marsh.

Adolph A. Weinman to Frances Marsh., Mar. 23, 1937

Creator: Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander) Weinman

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Adolph Weinman's notes from a speech to the President of the National Academy of Design and Members

Adolph Weinman's notes from a speech to the President of the National Academy of Design and Members, ca. 1939

Creator: Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander) Weinman

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Hobart Nichols to National Academy of Design (U.S.).

Hobart Nichols to National Academy of Design (U.S.)., June 3, 1940

Creator: Hobart Nichols

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National Academy of Design (U.S.) to Putnam Brinley.

National Academy of Design (U.S.) to Putnam Brinley., Jan. 7, 1942

Creator: National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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Adolph Weinman at the Art School of the Art Students League, New York City

Adolph Weinman at the Art School of the Art Students League, New York City, ca. 1888-1897

Creator: Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander) Weinman

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National Academy of Design History 1825-1950, 125th Anniversary Celebration Booklet

National Academy of Design History 1825-1950, 125th Anniversary Celebration Booklet, 1949

Creator: National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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Salvatore Aucello

Salvatore Aucello, ca. 1926

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Louis M. (Louis Michel) Eilshemius to Edward Wales Root.

Louis M. (Louis Michel) Eilshemius to Edward Wales Root., ca. 1930

Creator: Louis M. (Louis Michel) Eilshemius

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National Academy of Design annual dinner at Delmonico's Restaurant

National Academy of Design annual dinner at Delmonico's Restaurant, 1915 Apr. 27

Creator: Drucker & Co.

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'Leslie Dinner' receipt.

'Leslie Dinner' receipt., 1833 Aug. 1

Creator: Samuel Finley Breese Morse

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Thomas Cole letter to George W. Greene

Thomas Cole letter to George W. Greene, 1842 Aug. 29

Creator: Thomas Cole

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Thomas Cole, Catskill, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y.

Thomas Cole, Catskill, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y., 1847 May 5

Creator: Thomas Cole

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Diary, Vol. II

Diary, Vol. II, 1874 Nov. 26-1878 Dec. 8

Creator: Jervis McEntee

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National Academy of Design receipt for tuition payment from Lawrence Henry

National Academy of Design receipt for tuition payment from Lawrence Henry, 1924 September 22

Creator: National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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Charles Heaslip to Howard Russell Butler

Charles Heaslip to Howard Russell Butler, Mar. 14, 1925

Creator: Charles Heaslip

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Howard Russell Butler to New York Post

Howard Russell Butler to New York Post, Mar. 25, 1909

Creator: Howard Russell Butler

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Joseph Emile Renier to Adolph A. Weinman

Joseph Emile Renier to Adolph A. Weinman, Dec. 13, 1936

Creator: Joseph Emile Renier

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Paul Manship to Janet De Coux.

Paul Manship to Janet De Coux., Apr. 9, 1940

Creator: Paul Howard Manship

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Pocket diary

Pocket diary, 1910 Jan.

Creator: F. Luis (Francis Luis) Mora

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Electing Excellence: The National Academy of Design, 1825-1944

Martin Johnson Heade to Frederic Edwin Church

Martin Johnson Heade to Frederic Edwin Church, 1868 Apr. 27

Creator: Martin Johnson Heade

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