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George Ord letters to Charles Waterton, 1833-1850

Ord, George, 1781-1866



Collection Information

Size: 10 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters from Ord to longtime friend Waterton, criticizing John James Audubon.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ord was a naturalist and philologist.


Microfilmed for the Archives of American Art, 1955. Selected from the American Philosophical Society's collection of George Ord letters to Charles Waterton, 1832-1864 (74 items).

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: American Philosophical Society.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel P34 (fr. 214-223) available for use 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

George Ord letters to Charles Waterton, 1833-1850. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.