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August Jaccaci papers, 1889-1935, bulk bulk 1904-1914

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Series 4: Art Collection Research Files , 1889, 1892, 1903-1914, undated
(Box 5-7; 2.0 linear feet)

This series consists of research files about American art collections and individual works of art that were to be featured in August Jaccaci's book Noteworthy Paintings in Private American Collections. Collections and collectors covered include Isabella Stewart Gardner, J. Pierpont Morgan, Henry Clay Frick, John Hay, William H. Vanderbilt, Peter A. B. Widener, and others. Arranged alphabetically by collector name, the files contain a variety of research materials that often include manuscript and typescript essays about the collection and individual works of art, notes, and scattered photographs. Most of the photographs of artwork from these art collections can be found in Series 5.2: Photographs of artwork. Essays were written by prominent art historians and artists, including Kenyon Cox, Harper Pennington, Samuel Isham, Max Friedlander, Ernst Moes, as well as many others.
Description Container Select
R. B. Angus Collection, 1904, undated
(D124; fr. 1550-1628)
5
34-35
George F. Baker Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1629-1643)
5
36
Charles T. Barney Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1644-1664)
5
37
August Belmont Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1665-1739)
5
38
Chauncy J. Blair Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1740-1774)
5
39
Burke Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1775)
6
1
Byers Collection, undated
(D124; fr. 1776-1789)
6
2
Theodore M. Davis Collection, undated
(D124-125; fr. 1790-1834, Reel D125: fr. 1-29)
6
3-4
Drummond Collection, undated
(D125; fr. 40-42)
6
5
William Elkins Collection, 1904, undated
(D125; fr. 43-56)
6
6
James W. Ellsworth Collection, 1889, undated
(D125; fr. 57-128)
6
7-10
Henry C. Frick Collection, 1908-1914, undated
(D125; fr. 129-596)
6
11-17
Isabella Stewart Gardner Collection, 1903-1906, undated
(D125; fr. 597-841)
6
18-21
J. W. Gates Collection, undated
(D125; fr. 842-890)
6
22
George J. Gould Collection, 1904, undated
(D125; fr. 891-975)
6
23-24
L. C. Hanna Collection, 1913
(D125; fr. 976-981)
6
25
Henry O. Havemeyer Collection, undated
(D125; fr. 982-990)
6
26
John Hay Collection, undated
(D125; fr. 991-1013)
6
27
J. J. Hill Collection, 1892, 1903, 1913, undated
(D125; fr. 1014-1252)
6
28-31
Charles L. Hutchinson Collection, 1904, undated
(D125; fr. 1253-1476)
6
32-43
John G. Johnson Collection, undated
(D125-126; fr. 1478-1638, D126: fr. 1-265)
6
44-45
John G. Johnson Collection, undated
(D125-126; fr. 1478-1638, D126: fr. 1-265)
7
1-9
Lodge Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 266-268)
7
10
Frank G. Logan Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 269-290)
7
11
Samuel Mather Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 683-688)
7
12
Cyrus McCormick Collection, 1904, undated
(D126; fr. 291-314)
7
13
J. H. McFadden Collection, 1913, undated
(D126; fr. 315-438)
7
14
Emerson McMillin Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 439-682)
7
15-16
J. Pierpont Morgan Collection, 1907
(D126; fr. 689-692)
7
17
Horace Morison Collection, 1912
(D126; fr. 693-697)
7
18
Alfred Atmore Pope Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 698-721)
7
19
Ross Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 722-732)
7
20
Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1904, undated
(D126; fr. 733-784)
7
21
A. A. Sprague Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 785-794)
7
22
Charles W. Taft Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 795-813)
7
23
Terrell Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 814-840)
7
24
Edward R. Thomas Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 841-851)
7
25
William H. Vanderbilt Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 852-923)
7
26-27
Sir William Van Horne Collection, 1913, undated
(D126; fr. 924-990)
7
28-30
Wade Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 991-1045)
7
31
Harris Whittemore Collection, undated
(D126; fr. 1046-1062)
7
32
Peter A. B. Widener Collection, 1905-1914, undated
(D126; fr. 1063-1315)
7
33-38
Miscellaneous Art Collection Material, undated
(unfilmed)
7
39

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