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John F. Watson letters, 1826-1827

John F. Watson letters, 1826-1827

Watson, John F. (John Fanning), 1779-1860

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Collection Information

Size: 3 items (on 3 fr. microfilm)

Summary: Letters to John F. Watson from James B. Longacre, Nov. 21, 1826, about the painting "Landing of Penn," and from Abel Bowen, May 1, 1827 and July 30, 1827, about preserving early records and about New England publications.

Provenance

Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Society Collection.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel P28 (fr. 904-907) available for use 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

John F. Watson letters, 1826-1827. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.