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

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

Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872

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

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

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