May Armstrong autograph book [manuscript]

Inclusive Dates: 
1875–1881
Survey Repository: 

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

Autograph album contains signatures and pencil and wash drawings by students and teachers at the Chicago Academy of Design, including Daniel F. Bigelow, Frank R. Green, A.F. Brooks, George W. Platt, Enoch Root, Prof. Regamy, J.F. Murphy, Alfred Payne, L.C. Earle, and J. Roy Robertson. Most students appear to be members of the class of 1875.

Biographical Historical Note

May Armstrong, china painter