Skip to main content

Jacob Simmons Mosher papers relating to Homer Dodge Martin, 1873-1913

Jacob Simmons Mosher papers relating to Homer Dodge Martin, 1873-1913

Mosher, Jacob Simmons, 1834-1883

Doctor

Collection Information

Size: 14 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Correspondence of and about Homer Dodge Martin and Martin's paintings, 1873-83 and 1906-13, including letters from Martin to Jacob Simmons Mosher. Later letters include correspondence of Dr. J. Montgomery Mosher with Frank Jewett Mather, Frederick Fairchild Sherman and others about Martin's work. [Microfilm is labeled Homer Dodge Martin papers.]

Biographical/Historical Note

Martin was a painter, New York. Member of the Hudson River School landscape painters. Mosher and Martin were good friends.

Provenance

The lender, Courtenay Brandreth, is Mosher's granddaughter.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm roll N69-98 available 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

Jacob Simmons Mosher papers relating to Homer Dodge Martin, 1873-1913. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.