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    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, January 8, 1909]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; McTaggart, William, 1835-1910-; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie acknowledging the receipt of a catalogue and some clippings that contain high praise for a William McTaggart painting that is currently on display at the Carnegie Institute. The letter...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, June 30, 1909]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art exhibition audiences--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Art...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie reporting on facts and figures related to the most recently completed annual Carnegie Institute International Exhibition of art including attendance estimates and the total value of...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, May 1, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art insurance; Art museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie recommending modifications to the manner in which the Carnegie Institute insures paintings that are sent to Pittsburgh for the annual international art exhibition. Beatty notes that the...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, March 20, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Davis, Charles Harold, 1856-1933; Artists--United States;...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie informing him that the jury selected for this year's Carnegie Institute international art exhibition will be exceptionally strong. Beatty quotes a recent letter from painter and jury...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, March 24, 1909]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; East, Alfred, Sir, 1849-1913; Lotos Club (New York, N.Y.);...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie informing him about the travel plans of Alfred East, President of the Royal Society of British Artists, who is coming to the U.S. to serve as a member of the international jury of award...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, April 7, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Prinet, Ren-Franois-Xavier, 1861-1946; Caro-Delvaille,...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie thanking him for the April 4th telegram he sent to be read to the members of the jury of award for the Carnegie Institute's annual international art exhibition and informing him how...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, April 3, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Prinet, Ren-Franois-Xavier, 1861-1946; Caro-Delvaille,...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie informing him that members of the jury of award, including French painters Ren Prinet and Henry Caro-Devaille, have arrived in Pittsburgh for the upcoming Carnegie Institute annual...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, February 24, 1909]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778--Portraits; Statesmen-- Great Britain--Portraits; Hoare,...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie notifying him that Beatty is sending him a photograph of a William Pitt portrait that was painted by William Hoare. The painting, originally part of the Peel collection, was recently...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, March 27, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Evans, William Thomas, 1843-1917--Art collections; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Art museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie...
    • A handwritten typescript letter from John Beatty, Carnegie Institute Director of Fine Arts, to Andrew Carnegie informing him that Beatty is in New York to study the W.T. Evans art collection with a view towards acquiring one or two paintings for...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, April 29, 1913]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Ross, John--Correspondence; Mackie, Charles H. (Charles Hodge), 1862-1920; Mackie, Peter; Painters--Scotland; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie informing him that the paintings by Scottish artists C.H. Mackie and Peter Mackie that John Ross brought to Carnegie's attention in a March 31st letter were not accepted by the jury of...
    • [John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, August 10, 1904]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Stephen Collins, 1826-1864--Portraits; Foster, Rebecca S.; Stephen Collins, 1826-1864--Family; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Art...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Andrew Carnegie recommending that he purchase for the Carnegie Institute a portrait of Stephen Foster that is being offered for sale by Mrs. Morrison Foster. A handwritten notation from Andrew...
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, November 30, 1914]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933; Painters--United States; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts--Exhibitions; Art, Modern--20th...
    • A typescript letter from John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie concerning Mr. Robert Vonnoh's opinion of the Carnegie Institute, Dept. of Fine Arts' permanent collection of paintings and Vonnoh's current exhibition at the Carnegie Institute. Beatty...
    • [John Beatty to Mrs. Morrison Foster, August 3, 1904]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Foster, Rebecca S.--Correspondence; Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864--Portraits; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Philanthropists--United States; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Art...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Mrs. Morrison Foster confirming that her July 26th letter and a portrait of Stephen Foster that she wants to sell to Andrew Carnegie for the Carnegie Institute have both been received. Beatty notes...
    • [John Beatty to Rebecca S. Foster, August 9, 1904]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Foster, Rebecca S.--Correspondence; Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864--Portraits; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Philanthropists--United States; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Art...
    • A signed typescript letter from John Beatty to Rebecca Foster acknowledging receipt of her August 4th letter and confirming that he will contact Andrew Carnegie and get back in touch with her in a few weeks after Carnegie decides whether he wants...
    • [James Bertram (?) to John W. Beatty, March 24, 1913]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; La Thangue, Henry...
    • An unsigned typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to John Beatty written in response to Beatty's March 20th letter concerning the selection of the jury of award for the upcoming Carnegie Institute...
    • [James Bertram to Harrison S. Morris, December 5, 1904]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Morris, Harrison S. (Harrison Smith), 1856-1948--Correspondence; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872; Breckenridge, Hugh H. (Hugh Henry),...
    • A typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to Harrison Morris, written in response to Morris' letter of December 1st. Bertram reports that Carnegie is satisfied to let Mr. Breckenridge copy Thomas...
    • [James Bertram (?) to Harrison S. Morris, November 28, 1904]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Morris, Harrison S. (Harrison Smith), 1856-1948--Correspondence; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872; Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916;...
    • A typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to Harrison Morris, written in response to Morris' November 22nd letter to Carnegie. Bertram reports that Carnegie feels a great original artist like William...
    • [James Bertram (?) to John Ross, May 6, 1913]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Ross, John--Correspondence; Mackie, Charles H. (Charles Hodge), 1862-1920; Mackie, Peter; Painters--Scotland; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art...
    • An unsigned typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to John Ross, Chairman of the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust, written in response to Ross's March 31st letter. Bertram notes that, though both Mackie...

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