Francis W. Edmonds papers (1780-1917, bulk 1825-1863)

Summary Information

Title: Francis W. Edmonds papers
Creator: Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863
Inclusive dates: 1780-1917
Bulk dates: 1825-1863
Extent: 189 items (1 linear feet)
The Francis Edmonds papers document the art and business world of the early 19th century and the interrelationship between business and the arts. The correspondence reveals both the practical and aesthetic concerns of artists, and the interest of business men in art as a symbol of personal and national "culture."
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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