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Selected art related letters from the George M. Conarroe Autograph Collection, 1804-1864

Selected art related letters from the George M. Conarroe Autograph Collection, 1804-1864

Conarroe, George M. (George Mecum)

Collection Information

Size: 6 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters: to Mr. Peale from Thomas Jefferson, Dec. 28, 1808; to Noah Porter from Emanuel Leutze, Nov. 16, 1864; to Col. Deming from Thomas Buchanan Read, Aug. 3.; to Charles Willson Peale from Joseph Banks, Feb. 2, 1804, and Robert Fulton, Sept. 22, 1806; to William H. Sweetser from Samuel F. B. Morse, July 28, 1852.

Provenance

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

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Conarroe papers.

Microfilm reel P20 (fr. 379-381, 384-386) 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.