Frederick Porter Vinton Correspondence, 1875-1911
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Brief Description:

This collection contains letters from thirty-one correspondents to Frederick Porter Vinton that document requests for sittings, scheduling of sittings, and plans for the receipt of portraits.

In addition, the collection contains three letters which are not written to Frederick Porter Vinton; rather they are written about him. One of the letters is from Wendell Phillips to his nephew, John, and the other two are from Samuel A. Green of the Massachusetts Historical Society to Vinton's wife after his death.

Held at:
Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Created by: Various.
Volume: 42.0 Items
Acquired: 03/00/1983.
Arrangement: Arranged alphabetically.
Access Restrictions: Collectiion is open for research.
Subject Index
Artists -- 19th Century
Artists -- United States
Vinton, Frederick Porter, 1846-1911 -- Correspondence.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions:

Items in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. The Boston Public Library does not hold copyright on the material in this collection. Researchers are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright.

When reproducing material from this collection please include the credit line "Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Rare Books."

Acquisition Notes:   Purchased from J. Walsh, Antiquarian Books in 1983.
Related Materials: Frederick Porter Vinton to [Truman Howe] Bartlett, n.d.  Ch. F. 5.89
PreferredCitation: Frederick Porter Vinton Correspondence, MS 7042. Rare Books and Manuscripts Department, Boston Public Library. Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library.