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Joseph Lindon Smith papers, 1647-1965, bulk 1873-1965

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Series 2: Letters , 1768-1965
(Box 1-4, OV 11; 3.5 linear feet)

Letters are primarily from family members, artists, museum staff concerned with work in Egypt, and art patrons involved with Smith's charitable pageants. Correspondents include Cecilia Beaux, Frank Benson, George DeForest Brush, Isabella Stewart Gardner, and Denman Ross. There are scattered letters from Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Henry James, Charles G. Loring, Paul Manship, General John J. Pershing, John Singer Sargent, and Abbott Handerson Thayer.
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Letters from Correspondents with Unknown Surnames, undated
1
6
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "A" - "B,", undated
1
7
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "C,", undated
1
8
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "D" - "F,", undated
1
9
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "G,", undated
(3 folders)
1
10-12
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "H" - "J,", undated
1
13
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "K" - "M,", undated
1
14
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "N" - "R,", undated
1
15
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "S,", undated
(2 folders)
1
16-17
Letters from Correspondents with Surnames "T" - "Z,", undated
1
18
Letters, 1768-1848
1
19
Letters, 1873-1882
1
20
Letters, 1883
(3 folders)
1
21-23
Letters, 1884
(12 folders)
1
24-35
Letters, 1885
(5 folders)
1
36-40
Letters, 1886-1890
1
41
Letters, 1891
(3 folders)
1
42-44
Letters, 1892
(2 folders)
1
45-46
Letters, 1893
(3 folders)
1
47-49
Letters, 1894
(10 folders)
1
50-59
Letters, 1895
(3 folders)
1
60-62
Letters, 1896
(5 folders)
1
63-67
Letters, 1897
(6 folders)
1
68-73
Letters, 1898
(4 folders)
1
74-77
Letters, 1899
(11 folders)
1
78-88
Letters, 1900
(3 folders)
1
89-91
Letters, 1901
(8 folders)
1
92-99
Letters, 1902
(3 folders)
2
1-3
Letters, 1903
(9 folders)
2
4-12
Letters, 1904
2
13
Letters, 1905
(2 folders)
2
14-15
Letters, 1906
(2 folders)
2
16-17
Letters, 1907
(2 folders)
2
18-19
Letters, 1908
(4 folders)
2
20-23
Letters, 1909
(5 folders)
2
24-28
Letters, 1910
(8 folders)
2
29-36
Letters, 1911
(4 folders)
2
37-40
Letters, 1912
(3 folders)
2
41-43
Letters, 1913
(3 folders)
2
44-46
Letters, 1914
(4 folders)
2
47-50
Letters, 1915
(4 folders)
2
51-54
Letters, 1916
(4 folders)
2
55-58
Letters, 1917
(3 folders)
2
59-61
Letters, 1918
(3 folders)
2
62-64
Letters, 1919
(2 folders)
2
65-66
Letters, 1920
(2 folders)
2
67-68
Letters, 1921
(3 folders)
2
69-71
Letters, 1922
(3 folders)
2
72-74
Letters, 1923
(3 folders)
3
1-3
Letters, 1924
(4 folders; Oversized Material Housed in OV 11)
3
4-7
Letters, 1925
3
8
Letters, 1926
3
9
Letters, 1927
3
10
Letters, 1928
(8 folders)
3
11-18
Letters, 1929
(7 folders)
3
19-25
Letters, 1930
(4 folders)
3
26-29
Letters, 1931
(5 folders)
3
30-34
Letters, 1932
(4 folders)
3
35-38
Letters, 1933
(2 folders)
3
39-40
Letters, 1934
(2 folders)
3
41-42
Letters, 1935
(3 folders)
3
43-45
Letters, 1936
(4 folders)
3
46-49
Letters, 1937
(3 folders)
3
50-52
Letters, 1938
(2 folders)
3
53-54
Letters, 1939
(4 folders)
3
55-58
Letters, 1940
(6 folders)
3
59-64
Letters, 1941
(5 folders)
3
65-69
Letters, 1942
(9 folders)
3
70-78
Letters, 1943
(9 folders)
4
1-9
Letters, 1944
(3 folders)
4
10-12
Letters, 1945
(3 folders)
4
13-15
Letters, 1946
(2 folders)
4
16-17
Letters, 1947
(2 folders)
4
18-19
Letters, 1948
(4 folders)
4
20-23
Letters, 1949
(3 folders)
4
24-26
Letters, 1950
(3 folders)
4
27-29
Letters, 1951-1953
4
30
Letters, 1954
4
31
Letters, 1955-1959
4
32
Letters, 1961-1965
4
33
Oversized Drawing of Plan of The Oaks Pool Enclosed in Letter, 1924,
(from Box 3, Folder 7)
OV 11

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