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Correspondence of David Irving Mead concerning the statue of Alexander Hamilton, 1936

Correspondence of David Irving Mead concerning the statue of Alexander Hamilton, 1936

Mead, David Irving, 1875-1951

Businessperson

Collection Information

Size: 1 v. (on 1 microfilm reel).

Summary: A booklet "Correspondence of David Irving Mead concerning the statue of Alexander Hamilton which stood in front of the Hamilton Club on Remsen Street, Brooklyn, New York," containing correspondence, March 25 - October 13, l936, regarding Mead's efforts to transfer the sculpture of Alexander Hamilton by William Ordway Partridge from the Hamilton Club to the Hamilton Grange in Manhattan. A photograph of the sculpture, 1936, is also included.

Biographical/Historical Note

President of South Brooklyn Savings Bank, Brooklyn, N.Y. Member of the Hamilton Club, a private men's club in Broolyn, N.Y.

Provenance

Donor unknown.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Correspondence of David Irving Mead concerning the statue of Alexander Hamilton, 1936. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.