Autograph file, I, 1730-1914.


Autograph file, I, 1730-1914.

The Autograph File is a collection of items received singly or in small groups from various sources at various times, and autograph collections, such as that of Evert J. Wendell, which were not kept together as a distinct collection. Items in this portion of the Autograph File include letters from Jean Ingres and Washington Irving.

1 box (.5 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 8211051

Houghton Library

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Ingres, Jean-Auguste-Dominique, 1780-1867 (person)

French artist. From the description of Ingres correspondence and manuscripts, 1814-1869. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 77946494 French painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Monsieur Mervaux, 1850 Feb. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269533886 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Rome, to his fianceĢe, Julie Forestier, 1806 Oct. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269534218 From the ...

Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 (person)

Washington Irving (b. April 3, 1783, New York City-d. November 28, 1859, Sunnyside, Tarrytown, New York), American author, wrote his first popular work, A History of New York, under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker. He continued to write stories and essays which made him the outstanding figure in American literature of his time and established his reputation abroad. In 1826 Irving went to Spain to work at the American embassy in Madrid, then at the American legation in London, before returni...