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Letters to William Meredith, 1804-1827

Letters to William Meredith, 1804-1827

Meredith, William M. (William Morris), 1799-1873

Lawyer, Politician

Collection Information

Size: 5 items (on 5 fr. of microfilm)

Summary: REEL P20: Letters to William Meredith from Gertrude Meredith, Sept. 26, 1805, Joseph Hopkinson, Feb. 24, 1827, John R. Murray, Nov. 10, 1804, all concerning the Academy of Fine Arts, and from Washington Irving, Nov. 4, 1807, introducing Thomas Sully. REEL P24: Three pages about the meeting of Benjamin West and Napoleon, Feb. 2, 1817.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lawyer and President of Schuylkill Bank, Philadelphia, Pa.

Provenance

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

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Meredith family papers.

Microfilm reels P20 (706-709) & P24 (fr. 111) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.