Summary: Catlin writes to "Dear Sir," requesting an autograph for his nephew, a Pawnee Indian chief. A typescript is included.
Painter. Catlin is known for his paintings of American Indians.
Donated 1955 by Charles Feinberg.
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Alternative Forms Available
35mm microfilm reel D8 (frames 435-436) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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How to Cite This Collection
George Catlin letter, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.