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Buchanan, James, 1791-1868


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Kirke Brown: The Father of American Sculpture : typescript

Identifier: MSS 0561
Abstract This collection comprises the carbon typescript for an unpublished manuscript titled "Henry Kirke Brown: The Father of American Sculpture," which was compiled, written, and edited by Henry Kirke Bush-Brown. It additionally includes an abridged version with the same title, also prepared by Bush-Brown. The typescript contains a description of Henry Kirke Brown's life, transcripts of his correspondence, photographs of his homes and artistic works, poems, sketches, and a genealogical chart of...
Dates: 1836-1933; Majority of material found within 1836-1882

Selina C. Washburn travel diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0080

American Selina C. Washburn kept this travel diary during her 1854 voyage from Boston, Massachusetts, to London, England, and Paris, France. Selina and her sister Sarah accompanied their father Cyrus Washburn on a business trip and her diary records her impressions of persons encountered, shops visited, and sightseeing excursions.

Dates: 1854 July 5-October 13

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Bronze founding--United States--History--19th century 1
Diaries 1
England--Description and travel 1
Equestrian statues--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century 1