John Quincy Adams Ward papers

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1880–1910
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

3 linear inches of material consisting of photographs of Ward, of his artworks, and of his Ohio home; clippings; and 2 memorial booklets published at his death.

Biographical Historical Note

John Quincy Adams Ward was an American sculptor and a cousin of Frances Macbeth Glessner.

Additional Notes

Related collections: Glessner family papers, Chicago History Museum.