Found 9 collections related to Artists -- United States

Peale, Rembrandt, 1778?-1860
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 14159
1 folder
American artist and painter. Letters of Rembrandt Peale to Gideon Hawley, 25 Nov. 1835, regarding Peale's Graphics; Rev. Dr. Ferris, Rutgers Institute, 19 Aug. 1844, regarding employment of Peale's daughter Emma; A.G. Trask, 13 June 1855,... more
Myers, Jerome, 1867-1940
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3962
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Jerome Myers (1867-1940) was an American artist and engraver. The collection consists of one microfilm reel of correspondence between Myers and friends, family, and fellow artists; and manuscript pages and notes, apparently prepared by Myers for... more
Douglas, Aaron
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 308
.4 linear feet
Born in Topeka, Kansas in 1898, Aaron Douglas became the most celebrated artist-illustrator to emerge from the Harlem Renaissance. He attended the University of Nebraska (F.B.A.), Columbia University Teachers College (M.A.) and l'Academie... more
Entitled: Black Women Artists
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 720
1 folder (41 items)
The Entitled: Black Women Artists collection includes minutes of monthly meetings which discuss the formation and projects of the organization. Some meetings featured either special guests or members giving presentations about their art related... more
Prince, Hempstead, approximately 1857-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2494
1 box
American artist. Letters received New York City and New London, Conn., 1873-1898, relating to his wood engravings and designs, etc.; with woodcuts and miscellaneous pencil sketches. Also, letters received by Prince while traveling with theatrical... more
Delaney, Beauford, 1901-1979
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 59
2.1 linear feet (5 boxes)
Beauford Delaney was a painter, specializing in portraits. The Beauford Delaney collection consists of correspondence with colleagues, friends, gallery owners, and family members, as well as printed material documenting Delaney's life in Paris.
Mansfield, Howard
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1862
1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Materials collected by Howard Mansfield relating to the American artists James McNeill Whistler, including exhibition catalogs, bibliographic information, correspondence with and about Whistler, a card catalog of Whistler's lithographs and... more
Johnson, Merle De Vore, 1874-1935
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1574
2.1 linear feet (5 boxes)
Merle De Vore Johnson (1874-1935) was an American bibliographer and book collector, as well as a cartoonist and illustrator. He compiled bibliographies on Mark Twain, James Branch Cabell and American first editions, and collected books and... more
Yaddo (Artist's colony).
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4795
219.6 linear feet (579 boxes, 50 volumes, 1 oversized folder, 4 tubes, 1 folder); 2 cassettes
Yaddo is an artists' community located in Saratoga Springs, New York. The Yaddo Records date from 1835-1997 and contain the administrative records of The Corporation of Yaddo, as well as the institutional records of Yaddo from 1926, the year Yaddo... more