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The Crayon, 1851-1861

Stillman, William James, 1828-1901


Collection Information

Size: 8 Volumes, 29 cm.

Biographical/Historical Note

Published by Stillman and Durand, New York, THE CRAYON was a journal devoted to the graphic arts and pertinent literature.


The Archives of American Art purchased a positive microfilm copy of THE CRAYON, made from negative microfilm held by the University Libraries of Ohio State University, after permission was granted by the Library of Congress, holders of the original journals.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Original volumes in Library of Congress.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels CO1 and CO2 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Positive microfilm made from negative by the Microfilm Division of Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1955 (2 reels).

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

The Crayon, 1851-1861. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.