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John Singleton Copley letter to Samuel Adams, 1795 Oct 8

John Singleton Copley letter to Samuel Adams, 1795 Oct 8

Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Copley renews his acquaintance and expresses his desire to have his son meet Adams while in the United States. [Anthony Bancroft papers: microfilm title]

Provenance

Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.

Location of Originals

  • Original in the New York Public Library, Manuscript Division, Anthony Bancroft Papers - Miscellaneous Collection.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel N25 (frames 1133-1135) 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 Singleton Copley letter to Samuel Adams, 1795 Oct 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.