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    • (Robert Vonnoh to John W.  Beatty, November 20, 1914)

    • Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933--Correspondence; Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Art--Exhibitions; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts--Exhibitions; Art, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions;...
    • A typescript copy of a letter from Robert Vonnoh to John W. Beatty concerning Vonnoh's paintings that were installed at the ""International exhibit"" held at the Carnegie Institute. Vonnoh's writes that his wife regrets not being able to be with...
    • (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 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...
    • Art museum ready, Boston structure to open on Monday

    • Boston Museum and Gallery of Fine Arts; Museum buildings--Massachusetts--Boston; Art museums--Massachusetts--Boston; John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924; Museum directors--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting,...
    • A newspaper clipping from the November 10, 1909 (?) New York Tribune which discusses the planned opening of a new location for the museum of fine arts in Boston and includes a portion of a speech about the annual Carnegie International art...
    • (John Ross to Andrew Carnegie, March 31, 1913)

    • Ross, John--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Mackie, Charles H. (Charles Hodge), 1862-1920; Mackie, Peter; Painters--Scotland; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art...
    • A signed handwritten letter from John Ross, Chairman of the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust, to Andrew Carnegie calling his attention to two paintings by artists associated with Dunfermline, one by Peter Mackie and one by Charles H. Mackie, that are...
    • (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 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 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...
    • (Andrew Carnegie to W.N. Frew, May 6, 1913)

    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Frew, William Nimick--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Painting, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions; Art insurance; Art museums--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
    • An unsigned typescript copy of a letter from Andrew Carnegie to William Frew authorizing modifications to the manner in which the Carnegie Institute insures paintings that are sent to Pittsburgh for the annual international art exhibition. The...
    • (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...
    • (""Director of Fine Arts"" to F.D. Millet, April 21, 1908)

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Millet, Frank D.--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792; Busts; American...
    • A typescript letter from John W. Beatty to Frank D. Millet, marked ""copy."" Beatty accepts the replica of the bust of John Paul Jones offered by Millet, states that activities surrounding the annual exhibition have delayed his response in...
    • (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...
    • (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...
    • (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 11, 1908)

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Museum; Downes, William Howe, 1854-1941; Art, Modern--Exhibitions; Boston evening transcript (Boston, Mass. : 1872); Art critics;...
    • A typescript letter (signed) from John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie concerning comments made by William Howe Downes, art critic for the Boston evening transcript, about ""the exhibition in and around Pittsburgh,"" based upon which Beatty believes...
    • (James Bertram to John W. Beatty, June 8, 1908)

    • Bertram, James, 1872-1934--Correspondence; Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Carnegie Museum; Downes, William Howe, 1854-1941; Art, Modern--Exhibitions; Boston evening transcript (Boston, Mass. :...
    • A typescript letter (unsigned) from James Bertram to John W. Beatty, in response to Beatty's letter of May 11 to Andrew Carnegie. Bertram relates Carnegie's pleasure in the articles written by William Howe Downes, art critic for the Boston evening...
    • (John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie, April 1, 1902)

    • Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924--Correspondence; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence; Carnegie Institute. Dept. of Fine Arts; Art--Private collections--Que?bec--Montre?al; Art--Exhibitions.
    • Typescript/handwritten letter from Director of Fine Arts John W. Beatty to Andrew Carnegie telling of Beatty's upcoming trip to Montreal to secure art works from private collections for the Institute's loan exhibition in Fall 1902. He asks for...

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