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Clarence Chatham Cook letters

Title
Clarence Chatham Cook letters, 1855-1887 (bulk 1860-1878).
Author
Cook, Clarence, 1828-1900.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 4301Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Provenance (note)
  • Material originally part of the Ford collection.
Call Number
MssCol 4301
OCLC
839920671
Author
Cook, Clarence, 1828-1900.
Title
Clarence Chatham Cook letters, 1855-1887 (bulk 1860-1878).
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Clarence Chatham Cook (1828-1900) was a 19th-century American author and art critic known for his expertise in archeology and antiquities. The collection consists mainly of letters written by Cook to English landscape artist T.C. Farrer. Also present are several letters to Gordon Lester Ford, and a small quantity of letters from Cook's wife, Louisa De Windt Whittmore Cook, also mainly to Farrer.
Provenance
Material originally part of the Ford collection.
Occupation
Art critics.
Artists.
Added Author
Cook, Louisa De Windt Whittmore.
Farrer, Thomas Charles, 1839-1891, recipient.
Ford, Gordon Lester, 1823-1891, recipient.
Ford collection.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4301
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