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George Bacon Wood silhouette book, [ca. 1860]-1924

Wood, George Bacon, 1832-1910

Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 1 Volume, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: One volume of 85 silhouette portraits of Philadelphians by Wood, ca. 1860; and a letter from Henry B. Wood, Wood's son, listing the sitters in the silhouettes.

Biographical/Historical Note

Silhouette artist, portrait artist; Philadelphia, Pa.


Microfilmed 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Haverford College Library, Quaker Collection; Haverford, Pa.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3898 available at Archives of American Art offices, Haverford College Library, the Free Library of Philadelphia, 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

George Bacon Wood silhouette book, [ca. 1860]-1924. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.