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James Carroll Beckwith papers, 1871-circa 1991, bulk 1875-1917

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1878-circa 1991
0.3 Linear feet
Box 1

Biographical material mostly consists of James Carroll Beckwith estate papers. There are extensive legal records and some correspondence regarding settlements and disputes between the Beckwith Estate and the National Academy of Design, especially related to the management of the estate. In addition, there is an art inventory notebook titled "Record of Pictures" that lists titles, dimensions, and expenses of Beckwith's works in chronological order.
This series is in chronological order.
Most of the legal records documenting the disputes and settlements between the Beckwith Estate and the National Academy of Design have not been digitized. Blank pages of the notebook have not been digitized.
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"Record of Pictures" Art Inventory Notebook, 1878-1918
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Estate Papers - General, 1926-1935
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Estate Papers - Legal Disputes and Settlements with the National Academy of Design, 1940-1941 April
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Estate Papers - Legal Disputes and Settlements with the National Academy of Design, 1941 May-June
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Estate Papers - Legal Disputes and Settlements with the National Academy of Design, 1941 June-July
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Estate Papers - Legal Disputes and Settlements with the National Academy of Design, 1966-1967
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Estate Papers - General, circa 1991
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