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James Craig Nicoll papers, 1864-1899

Nicoll, James Craig, 1846-1918

Painter, Etcher


Collection Information

Size: 58 Items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Miscellaneous letters received; certificates; chronology; 10 diaries with routine entries noting daily weather, etc.; clippings and printed material; and an inventory of his work listing titles, size, date, price and owner.

Biographical/Historical Note

Marine painter and etcher; New York City.


The lender, Christine Nicoll Parson, is James Nicoll's great-granddaughter.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Christine Nicoll Parson, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1153 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

James Craig Nicoll papers, 1864-1899. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.