National Academy of Design (U.S.)

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Art society; New York, N.Y. Harry Watrous was elected president of the National Academy of Design in 1894. He served as Chairman, Executive Committee on Art for the State of New York for the International Exposition of 1904 (Louisiana Purchase Exposition). Charles M. Kurtz was editor of NAD's Academy Notes, and was Asst. Chief, Dept. of Fine Arts, for the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904.

From the description of National Academy of Design letterbook, 1891-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122648244

Collecting area: Papers relating to members of the National Academy of Design.

The National Academy of Design was founded in 1825 as an honorary society of artists and as an art school, devoted to the encouragement of the fine arts in the United States. It encompasses painting, sculpture, graphic art, and architecture.

From the description of Repository description. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155508944

Fine arts museum, society of artists, and art school; New York, New York.

Founded in 1825.

From the description of National Academy of Design records, 1825-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80438527

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Lecture on Christian art : read at the National Academy of Design / Dan Huntington, 1851. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Richard McDermott Miller papers, 1962-2001 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Page, William, 1811-1885. William Page and Page family papers, 1815-1947, bulk 1843-1892. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991. Victor D. Spark papers, 1849-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Panel discussion, 1980 Nov. 18. 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
referencedIn McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891. Jervis McEntee papers, 1796, 1848-1905. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Robert W. White papers, 1889-2003, bulk circa 1920s-2003 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Edwin Howland Blashfield Papers, 1870-1956 (bulk 1889-1936) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Jervis McEntee papers, 1796, 1848-1905 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Clark, Frederick H. (Frederick Hatfield), 1861-1948. Frederick H. Clark papers, 1875-1934. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Codman, Ogden. House for A.M. Huntington, Esq. No. 1083 Fifth Ave. New York City [graphic] : job no. 110 / Ogden Codman, Arch't, 340 Madison Ave., New York. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974. Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers. 1834-1963, bulk 1930-1954. University of Delaware Library, Hugh M Morris Library
referencedIn Maurice Sterne papers, 1912-1963 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Panel discussion, 1980 Nov. 18. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). National Academy of Design records, 1825-1925. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940. F. Luis Mora papers, 1895-1969, bulk 1895-1922. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974. Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers, 1830-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brenda Putnam Papers, 1915-1965 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Scudder, Timothy F., 1853-1933. Collection, 1775-1949, 1860-1932 (bulk). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Weir family papers, 1765-1929 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Miller, Richard McDermott, 1922-. Richard McDermott Miller papers, 1962-2001. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Kelly, James Edward, 1855-1933. James Edward Kelly papers, 1880-1957. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959 Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Other organizations, 1849-1973. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925. William A. Coffin papers, 1915-1926. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934. Howard Russell Butler papers, 1874-1936. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). [Minor publications]. Yale University Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Historical registers, 1826-1937. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Photographs, [ca. 1860]-1982, [ca. 1860]-1935 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1933-1955. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Eliot Candee Clark Papers, 1910-1969 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Letters to Asher Brown Durand from artists, 1819-1880. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Chalfant, Jefferson David, 1856-1931. Jefferson David Chalfant papers, 1885-1976. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn [Collection of material relating to art in Brooklyn.]. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Olyphant, Robert M., 1824-1918. [John Frederick Kensett memorial exhibition installation at the National Academy of Design] [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Floch, Joseph, 1895-1977. Joseph Floch papers, [ca. 1869-1981]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Roi Partridge papers, 1909-2003 (bulk 1909-1984) Archives of American Art
creatorOf Beach, Chester, 1881-1956. Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Griffin, Walter, 1861-1935. Papers, [ca. 1860-1954]. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Glinsky, Vincent, 1895-1975. Vincent Glinsky papers, 1927-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Nichols, Hobart, 1869-1962. Hobart Nichols papers, [ca. 1895]-1958. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf White, Robert, 1921-2002. Robert W. White papers, 1889-2003, bulk 1915-2003. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. Robert Henri papers, 1922-1928. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Louis Lozowick Papers, 1922-1974 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957. DeWitt M. Lockman interviews with artists, 1927. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957,. Interviews of artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design, 1926-1927. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Headquarters/buildings/fund raising records, 1838-1959. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Clarke, Thomas B. (Thomas Benedict), 1848-1931. Thomas Benedict Clarke scrapbooks, 1880-1930. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers, 1834–1963, 1930–1954 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn William Page and Page Family papers, 1815-1947, bulk 1843-1892 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Clarke, Thomas B. (Thomas Benedict), 1848-1931. Thomas Benedict Clarke scrapbooks, 1880-1936, bulk, 1883-1920. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bolotowsky, Ilya, 1907-1981,. Oral history interview with Ilya Bolotowsky, 1968 Mar. 24 - Apr. 7 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940. F. Luis Mora papers, 1895-1969, bulk 1895-1922. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Moore, Nelson Augustus, 1824-1902. N.A. Moore family papers, 1837-1929. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Cole, Alphaeus Philemon, 1876-1988. Alphaeus P. Cole papers, 1885-1988. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Harrison S. Morris Papers, 1895-1935, 1784-1970 Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts Division
referencedIn Harriet Whitney Frishmuth Papers, 1924-1977 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Student registration, 1902-1948. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). National Academy of Design letterbook, 1891-1916. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kreis, Bernadine. [Collection of material relating to the arts in New York City]. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Samuel F.B. Morse Papers, 1838-1984, undated New York University. Archives
creatorOf Miller, Richard McDermott, 1922-. Richard McDermott Miller papers, 1962-2001. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Thomas Benedict Clarke scrapbooks, 1880-1936, bulk 1883-1920 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bolotowsky, Ilya, 1907-. Ilya Bolotowsky interview, 1968 Mar. 24 - Apr. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931. Timothy Cole papers, 1883-1931. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Charles M. Kurtz papers, 1843-1990, bulk 1884-1909 Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Repository description. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872. ALS : London, to Asher B. Durand, 1838 July 24. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Partridge, Roi, 1888-1984. Roi Partridge papers, 1909-2003, bulk 1909-1984. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fiene, Ernest, 1894-1966. Ernest Fiene papers, 1926-1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Chapman, J. G. (John Gadsby), 1808-1889. Letter : New York, to John Sartain, Philadelphia, 1846 Feb. 2. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Printed matter, 1865-1978. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Joseph Floch Collection, 1911-1980, bulk 1929-1960 Leo Baeck Institute.
referencedIn Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854. Joseph Sill selected diaries, 1832-1854. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cropsey, Jasper Francis, 1823-1900. Papers, 1843-1890. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Correspondence, 1922 May 6, 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936. Papers, 1867-1936. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Charles A. Platt architectural records and papers, 1879-1981, (bulk 1882-1933) Columbia University. Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library. Dept. of Drawings & Archives,
referencedIn Leclerc, B. B. Leclerc letter to the Council of the National Academy of Design, 1844. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Business publications, 1901-1986. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Archival artist member files, 1826-1986. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894. Thomas Seir Cummings papers, 1826-1893. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952. Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Connecticut Historical Society. Diplomas and certificates for courses of study. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Pamphlet collection, 1830-1981. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Kelly, Emerson Crosby, 1899-. Emerson Crosby Kelly research material relating to J. Francis Murphy, 1761-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schreyvogel, Charles, 1861-1912. Charles Schreyvogel papers, circa 1880-1962. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
referencedIn Archer Milton Huntington Papers, 1919-1957 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Ellett, Thomas Harlan, 1880-1951. Thomas Harlan Ellett architectural records, 1915-1948. University of Pennsylvania, Architectural Archives
referencedIn Gruppe, Karl, b. 1893. Karl Gruppe papers, 1900-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Chapin, Cornelia Van Auken, 1893-. Papers, 1877-1959 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940. F. Luis Mora papers, 1899-1922. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Business and history records, 1825-1982. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Blumenschein, Ernest Leonard, 1874-1960. Ernest Blumenschein papers, 1873-1964. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gilbert, Cass, 1859-1934. Cass Gilbert collection, 1883-1952 (bulk 1900-1934). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Society of American Artists. Records, 1878-1906. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Ranger, Henry Ward, 1858-1916. Estate papers, 1906-1919. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917. James Carroll Beckwith papers (in the National Academy of Design), 1871-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Alfred Easton Poor Papers, 1866-1985, (bulk 1919-1983) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Clark, Walter, 1848-1917. Walter Clark papers, 1890-1976. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910. John Quincy Adams Ward papers, 1857-1915. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Sterne, Maurice, 1878-1957. Maurice Sterne papers, 1912-1963. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Poor, Alfred Easton, 1899-1988. Papers, 1866-1983 (bulk 1919-1983). Library of Congress
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Minutes, 1825-1977. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Ernest Blumenschein papers, 1873-1964 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Platt, Charles A. (Charles Adams), 1861-1933. Charles A. Platt architectural records and papers, 1879-1981 (bulk 1882-1933). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889. Miner Kilbourne Kellogg papers, 1842-1882. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf National Academy of Design (U.S.). Business files, 1940-1977. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Salvatore Aucello [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Poor, Alfred Easton, 1899-1988. Alfred Easton Poor papers, 1866-1985 (bulk 1919-1983). Library of Congress
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associatedWith Chalfant, Jefferson David, 1856-1931. person
associatedWith Chapin, Cornelia Van Auken, 1893- person
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associatedWith Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925. person
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associatedWith Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931. person
associatedWith Connecticut Historical Society. corporateBody
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associatedWith Cropsey, Jasper Francis, 1823-1900. person
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associatedWith Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. person
associatedWith Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863. person
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associatedWith Ferber, Linda S. person
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associatedWith Morse, Samuel Finley Breeze, 1791-1872. person
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associatedWith Novak, Barbara. person
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associatedWith Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952. person
associatedWith Weir (Family : Weir, Robert Walter, 1803-1889) family
associatedWith White, Robert person
associatedWith White, Robert, 1921-2002. person
associatedWith Wilmerding, John. person
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New York (State)--New York
United States
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)--New York
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Art--Societies, etc
Art students
Art--Study and teaching
Art--New York (N.Y.)
Painting, Modern--20th century
Art museums
Art teachers
Artists
Painting, Modern--19th century
Arts administrators
Art, American
Art--Prices
Art schools
Arts
Plaster casts
Painting, American
Art--Marketing
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