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Photograph of Alexander Wilson's tomb and a receipt, 1801 and [undated]

Photograph of Alexander Wilson's tomb and a receipt, 1801 and [undated]

Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813

Printmaker, Ornithologist, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A photograph of Wilson's tomb and a receipt from Mr. Ames Roberts to Mr. Alex Wilson, May 15, 1801.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Wilson (1766-1813) was an ornithologist and sketcher from Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Provenance

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

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1745-1747) 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

Photograph of Alexander Wilson's tomb and a receipt, 1801 and [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.