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Coulton Waugh and Waugh family papers, 1751-1974, bulk 1838-1974

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Series 3: Samuel Bell Waugh papers , 1838-1910
1 Linear foot
Box 17, 26-27, 29, 54

This series contains biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, business records, printed material, photographs, and artwork.
This series is arranged as 7 subseries.
  • 3.1: Biographical Materials, 1848-circa 1860
  • 3.2: Correspondence, 1838-1885
  • 3.3: Writings and Notes, 1838-circa 1900
  • 3.4: Business and Financial Records, 1841-1884
  • 3.5: Printed Material, 1840-1884
  • 3.6: Photographs, 1880-1910
  • 3.7: Artwork, 1840-1880s
3.1: Biographical Materials, 1848-circa 1860
Found are membership certificates and a fragment of a book spine.
Description Container
Membership Certificates, 1848-1849
17
28
Book Spine, circa 1860
17
29
3.2: Correspondence, 1838-1885
Found are scattered letters from artists, family and arts organizations. Correspondents include George Childs, James Claghorn, Lydia Cope, F. O. C. Darley, Theodore Duclère, John Francis, Henry Reed, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the 1850 and 1877 International Expositions.
Description Container
1830s-1880s, 1838-1885
17
30
3.3: Writings and Notes, 1838-circa 1900
Found are writings including a 1838 diary with a transcript and writings about Samuel Bell Waugh by others.
Description Container
Diary and Transcript, 1838-circa 1900
17
31-32
Writings about Samuel Bell Waugh by Others, circa 1850
17
33
3.4: Business and Financial Records, 1841-1884
Found are ledgers and a receipt.
Description Container
Ledgers, 1842-1884
17
34-35
Receipt, 1841
17
36
3.5: Printed Material, 1840-1880
Found are clippings, an exhibition catalog, travel materials from Italy, and reference material.
Description Container
Exhibition Catalog, 1866
17
37
Clippings, 1840-1865
17
38
Travel Material, circa 1840
17
39
Reference Material, 1880
17
40
3.6: Photographs, 1880-1910
Found are portraits of Samuel Bell Waugh and photos of works of art. Researchers should note that family photos of Samuel Bell Waugh are found in Series 4.
Description Container
Portraits of Samuel Bell Waugh, 1880
17
41
Works of Art, circa 1910
17
42-44
3.7: Artwork, 1840-1880s
Found are artworks including a sketchbook, loose sketches and drawings, a self-portrait, and albums containing sketches and drawings.
Description Container
Sketchbook, 1840
17
45
Loose Sketches, 1840s-1880s
17
46-54
Self-Portrait, circa 1840
26
4
Albums of Sketches and Drawings, circa 1840
27
3-4
Oversized Sketches and Drawings, circa 1840
29
3
Sketchbook, circa 1840
54

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