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    • Three new members on jury of art

    • Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Symons, George Gardner, 1861-1930; Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924; Schofield, Walter Elmer, 1867-1944; Davis, Charles Harold, 1856-1933; Wiles, Irving...
    • A Pittsburg Dispatch article which contains photos and brief biographical sketches of the 1913 jury of award for the Carnegie Institute's 17th annual international art exhibition.
    • [John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, April 21, 1908]

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Millet, Frank D.; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792; Busts; United States. Dept. of the Navy; American Academy...
    • A typescript letter (signed) from John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie. Beatty places the blame for the controversy over the bust of John Paul Jones on Frank D. Millet. In a handwritten postscript, Beatty mentions that the annual exhibition will...
    • [Andrew Carnegie to Samuel Church, May 19, 1911]

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Church, Samuel Harden--Correspondence; Zorn, Anders, 1860-1920; Painters--Sweden; Art commissions; Portraits; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Portraits; Philanthropists--United States--Portraits; Carnegie,...
    • A handwritten letter from Andrew Carnegie to Samuel H. Church regarding the portrait Anders Zorn painted of Andrew Carnegie. He explains that he had four sitting with Anders Zorn and that Mrs. (Louise) Carnegie, Miss (Estelle) Whitfield and Mrs....
    • [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 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...
    • [Harrison S. Morris to James Bertram, December 7, 1904]

    • Morris, Harrison S. (Harrison Smith), 1856-1948--Correspondence; Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872; Breckenridge, Hugh H. (Hugh...
    • A signed typescript letter from Harrison Morris to James Bertram, written in response to Bertram's letter of December 5th. Morris reports that Hugh Breckenridge has accepted the commission to copy Thomas Sully's painting of Judge Ross for the...
    • [James Bertram (?) to William G. Ward, February 2, 1909]

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Ward, William Godman, 1848-1923--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Alexander, John White, 1856-1915; Mural painting and decoration--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Painters--United States; Authors and...
    • A typescript letter presumably from James Bertram, Andrew Carnegie's personal secretary, to author William Ward acknowledging the receipt of Ward's January 30th letter and informing him that though delighted with Ward's favorable comments about the...
    • [W.J. Holland to Andrew Carnegie, October 29, 1909]

    • Holland, W. J. (William Jacob), 1848-1932--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Diplodocus; Dinosaurs--Models; Natural history museums--Italy--Bologna; Holland, Francis Raymond, 1886-1934; Painters--United States
    • A signed handwritten letter from William Holland to Andrew Carnegie notifying him that the work of installing the diplodocus reproduction in the museum at Bologna has been satisfactorily completed and that Holland will be spending some time in...
    • [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...
    • [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, 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...
    • [Samuel Harden Church to John A. Poynton, December 21, 1916]

    • Church, Samuel Harden--Correspondence; Poynton, John A.--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew--Portraits; Carnegie, Louise; Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934; Lwoff-Parlaghy, Vilma Elisabeth, Princess, 1863-1923; Carnegie Institute; Painters--United...
    • A typescript letter (unsigned) from Samuel Harden Church to John A. Poynton, clearing up the misunderstanding concerning his request for Howard Russell Butler's portrait of Andrew Carnegie that was to go in the President's Room of the Carnegie...
    • [Harrison S. Morris to Andrew Carnegie, November 22, 1904]

    • Morris, Harrison S. (Harrison Smith), 1856-1948--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872; Chase, William Merritt,...
    • A signed typescript letter from Harrison Morris, Managing Director of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, to Andrew Carnegie requesting confirmation that Carnegie would like to commission a copy of the Academy's portrait of Judge Ross by...
    • [Harrison S. Morris to James Bertram, December 1, 1904]

    • Morris, Harrison S. (Harrison Smith), 1856-1948--Correspondence; Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872; Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916;...
    • A signed typescript letter from Harrison Morris to James Bertram, written in response to Bertram's letter of November 28th. Morris explains that he recommended William Chase to copy Thomas Sully's painting of Judge Ross for the Carnegie Institute...
    • [William G. Ward to Andrew Carnegie, January, 30, 1909]

    • Ward, William Godman, 1848-1923--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Alexander, John White, 1856-1915; Mural painting and decoration--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Pittsburgh (Pa.)--In art; Painters--United States;...
    • A signed typescript letter from author William Ward to Andrew Carnegie requesting monetary support and permission to use reproductions of the Carnegie Institute's John Alexander mural decorations depicting life in Pittsburgh for a poetry book Ward...
    • [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...

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