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Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese, 1827 Jan. 20, from the Breese and Morse family papers, 1772-1846

Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese, 1827 Jan. 20

Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872

Item Information

Title: Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese

Date: 1827 Jan. 20

Physical Details: Letter : 3 p. : handwritten, ill.

Description: An illustrated letter from Morse to one of his cousins in upstate New York. He writes of his work on a painting in progress and of the National Academy of Design, which had just been established.



Letter dated both 20 and 22 Jan. 1827.

Creator: Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872

Forms part of: Breese and Morse family papers, 1772-1846

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Samuel Finley Breese Morse, New York, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth Breese, 1827 Jan. 20. Breese and Morse family papers, 1772-1846. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 396