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James Hamilton letters, 1861-1867

Hamilton, James, 1819-1878

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 2 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Two letters to "Mr. MacKenzie," one regarding a landscape painting by Hamilton "in the Academy."

Biographical/Historical Note

Marine and landscape painter; Belfast, Ireland and Philadelphia, Pa. Moved to Philadelphia in 1834.


Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1246-1247) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

James Hamilton letters, 1861-1867. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.