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William Russell Birch subscription lists, 1798-1802

Birch, William Russell, 1755-1834

Painter, Designer, Engraver, Etcher, Miniature painter


Collection Information

Size: 1 partial microfilm reel.

Summary: List of original signatures of subscribers to "Philadelphia dissected or the Metropolis of America," 1798(?) [fr. 412-422], and another of subscribers to "Birch's views of Philadelphia," 1802 [fr. 423-428].

Biographical/Historical Note

Enamel painter, miniaturist, engraver, etcher, publisher; Philadelphia, Pa. Born in England.


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

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel P24 (fr. 412-428) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

William Russell Birch subscription lists, 1798-1802. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.