Henry T. Cariss papers, [ca. 1876-1900].


Henry T. Cariss papers, [ca. 1876-1900].

Cariss family genealogy; three letters to Cariss, 1880-1900, from the Gibson Stained Glass Co, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the World's Columbian Exposition; a journal of his passage by sea to Europe with members of the Philadelphia Sketch Club; a photograph of Cariss; a watercolor, "Potatoe [sic] Gatherers" and an etching by Cariss; papers concerning his research for his painting, "The Oath of Allegiance at Valley Forge"; and a scrapbook containing photographs, newspaper clippings, prints, drawings, letters, and announcements about the Philadelphia Sketch Club and Cariss' artist friends Thomas Anshutz, Franklin D. Briscoe, Stephan de Kosenko, Herman Deigendesch, Walter M. Dunk, Philip B. Hahs, Frederick James, Henry R. Poore, Hermann Simon and others.

20 items (on partial microfilm reel)

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Philadelphia Society of Etchers

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Art society; Philadelphia, Pa. From the description of Philadelphia Society of Etchers records, 1880-1915. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122370549 ...

Deigendesch, Herman F., 1858-1921.

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Hahs, Philip B.

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Dunk, Walter M., 1855-

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Philadelphia Sketch Club

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Art club; Philadelphia, Pa. Founded 1860 to provide classes when the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts school was not active. Exhibitions and social activities were also organized. The club is still active (in 1990). From the description of Philadelphia Sketch Club records, 1860-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515236 "On November 20, 1860, six "Bohemian" students from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, George F. Bensell a...

Simon, Hermann.

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Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912

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Thomas Pollock Anshutz (1851-1912) was a painter, photographer, and art instructor from Philadelphia, Penn. From the description of Thomas Anshutz papers, circa 1870-1942. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220236215 ...

Poore, Henry Rankin, 1859-1940

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Briscoe, Franklin D.

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James, Frederick (American painter, 1845-1907)

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Cariss, Henry T., 1850-1903

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Painter, etcher; Philadelphia, Pa. President of Philadelphia Sketch Club and active member of Philadelphia Society of Etchers. From the description of Henry T. Cariss papers, [ca. 1876-1900]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122566250 ...

De Kosenko, Stephan, 1865-1932.

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