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Samuel T. Shaw papers, 1889-1946

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Series 2: Personal Business Records , 1889-1946
0.4 Linear Feet

Most of the personal business records consist of materials related to various "Shaw prizes" and the dinners Shaw held for artists who won the best painting award at exhibitions at the Salmagundi Club and Society of American Artists. The artist dinner files include invitations, clippings, drafts of speeches and poems honoring the artists, receipts for dinner expenses, and limited correspondence.
The series also includes a few lists of artists who won prizes and photographs of 3 paintings by artists who were probably award winners. In addition, there is material related to the sale of Samuel T. Shaw's art collection, assorted receipts and invoices, and other miscellaneous material.
This series is arranged in alphabetical order.
The bulk of this series has been digitized, except for duplicates and blank versos of photographs.
Description Container Select
Artist Dinner Files, A, 1911-1941
1
55
Artist Dinner Files, Beal, 1910
1
56
Artist Dinner Files, Bl-Br, 1921-1932
1
57
Artist Dinner Files, C, 1909-1934
1
58
Artist Dinner Files, E-F, 1905-1923
1
59
Artist Dinner Files, Ga-Gi, 1916-1917
1
60
Artist Dinner Files, Gra-Gro, 1906-1935
1
61
Artist Dinner Files, Ha-Hi, 1904-1913
1
62
Artist Dinner Files, Hu-K, 1907-1936
1
63
Artist Dinner Files, L, 1927-1937
1
64
Artist Dinner Files, M-P, 1906-1940
1
65
Artist Dinner Files, R, 1907-1927
1
66
Artist Dinner Files, S-V, 1908-1938
1
67
Copyright for The Green Gnome Painting, 1903
1
68
Friday Sketch Club, circa 1889
1
69
List of Catalogs and Books from Shaw Estate, 1946
1
70
List of Paintings Owned by Samuel Shaw, 1930
1
71
Miscellaneous Lists of Prize Winners, circa 1940-1942
1
72
Photographs of Paintings by Various Artists, circa 1896
1
73
Receipts and Invoices for Art Supplies, 1902-1943
1
74
Receipts and Invoices from Curtis & Cameron, 1898-1925
1
75
Sale of Shaw Collection (1 of 2), 1925
1
76
Sale of Shaw Collection (2 of 2), 1926
1
77
Salmagundi Club - General, 1905-1944
1
78
Salmagundi Club Shaw Purchase Prize, 1900-circa 1944
1
79
Salmagundi Club Shaw Water Color Prize, 1923-1941
1
80
Shaw Prize Anniversary Dinners, 1928-1938
1
81
Society of American Artists Shaw Fund Purchase Prize, 1901-circa 1923
1
82
Transportation Club Loan, 1922
1
83

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.