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Edwin Graves Champney papers, 1854-1899

Edwin Graves Champney papers, 1854-1899

Champney, Edwin Graves, 1842-1899

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 130 items (on 3 microfilm reels).

Summary: Biographical data; letters written from Antwerp, Dusseldorf and Paris to his father, mother and sister Ellen, 1871-1875; 30 diaries, 1854-1864, 1870-1874, 1878-1899, containing brief entries, sketches, notes, cash accounts and expenses, clippings, museum admission tickets, and a list of sales of A MEMENTO OF LEXINGTON, 1887; an undated catalog of pictures exhibited at Mrs. Martha Lowe's house in Somerville, Massachusetts; printed material, including calling and business cards, and a copy of A MEMENTO OF LEXINGTON, 1887, illustrated by Albert S. Parsons and Edwin G. Champney; and 6 photographs of Edwin Graves Champney.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Boston, Mass.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1983 by Edwin A. Champney.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 2898-2900 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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

Edwin Graves Champney papers, 1854-1899. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.