John James Audubon [papers]

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

3 letters by John James Audubon, to Robert Havill Jr., dated Apr. 1, 1829; to George William Featherstonehaugh, dated Apr. 15, 1832; and to E. G. Dorsey, dated Apr. 22, 1844.

Biographical Historical Note

John James Audubon was an American naturalist, ornithologist, and artist and illustrator.