American Art-Union

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The American Art-Union was known as the Apollo Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in the United States.

From the description of American Art-Union records, 1838-1860. (New York University). WorldCat record id: 476716951

From the guide to the American Art-Union Records, 1838-1860, (@ 2011 New-York Historical Society)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Watts, Hugh F., 1870-1946. American Art Union correspondence 1936-1938. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Fraser, Robert F. American Art Union Correspondence 1846-1847. Boulder Public Library
creatorOf Gay, Edward, 1837-1928. Edward Gay and Gay family papers, 1852-1975. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf American Art-Union. American Art-Union records, 1838-1860. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974. Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers. 1834-1963, bulk 1930-1954. University of Delaware Library, Hugh M Morris Library
referencedIn National Academy of Design (U.S.). Other organizations, 1849-1973. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers, 1834–1963, 1930–1954 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn Watts, Hugh F., 1870-1946. Hugh F. Watts papers 1899-1918. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf American Art-Union Records, 1838-1860 @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Thomas P. Jones collection, Jones, Thomas P. collection, 1834-1848 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Apollo Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in the United States. corporateBody
associatedWith Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974 person
associatedWith Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. person
associatedWith Fraser, Robert F. person
associatedWith Gay, Edward, 1837-1928. person
associatedWith Jones, Thomas P., 1774-1848 person
associatedWith National Academy of Design (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Watts, Hugh F., 1870-1946. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Artists--Societies, etc
Arts--United States--Societies, etc
Arts--United States
Artists--United States--Societies, etc
Art--Societies, etc

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Active 1852

Active 1975



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