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Daniel Carter Beard letter to Florence Nightingale Levy, [undated]

Beard, Daniel Carter, 1850-1941

Art teacher, Cartoonist, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Beard writes about himself and his work, apparently in response to a series of questions previously posed by Levy.

Biographical/Historical Note

Illustrator, painter, caricaturist, teacher; New York, N.Y. Beard was a founder of the American Boy Scouts, and was an author of several books on nature subjects. He also illustrated for several national magazines.


Purchased 1956 by the Archives of American Art from Charles Hamilton Autographs.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D8 (frame 310) available for use 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

Daniel Carter Beard letter to Florence Nightingale Levy, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.