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Peale family

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Works: 137 works in 154 publications in 3 languages and 3,793 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Peale family
E.P. (Edgar Preston) Richardson papers, 1893-1994 by Edgar Preston Richardson ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, writings, diaries, research files, notes, photographs, and clippings.
Papers, 1705-1898 by Peale family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This collection contains principally correspondence among members of the family on family matters and genealogy. Most of the material is dated in the latter part of the ninteenth century. Principal correspondents include Charles Willson Peale, Rembrandt Peale, George Washington Parke Custis, Eliza Burd Patterson Peale (Mrs. Rubens), Harriet Friel Peale (Mrs. Charles Willson [1821-1871]), Rubens Peale, Angelica Peale Robinson, Titian Ramsay Peale, Benjamin Franklin Peale, and Albert Charles Peale, who appears to have assembled the collection. There is some material on the Philadelphia Museum, natural history, and Charles Willson Peale's portraits.
Papers, [n.d by Peale Family ( )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
These papers include two pages by Rubens Peale concerning landscapes, a notebook by Rembrandt Peale relating to the portrait of Washington, and a commonplace and recipe book, with sketches of gas lights.
Papers, 1794-1854 by Peale family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Papers of Charles Willson Peale, Rembrandt Peale, and Titian R. Peale, mainly relate to Peale's Museum, and include: C. W. Peale, "A walk through the Philadelphia Museum;" records of subscriptions for tickets in Peale's Museum, 1794-1833; records and memoranda of the Philadelphia Museum, 1803-1837; minutes of the Philadelphia Museum, 1841-1845; a rough minute book of the Philadelphia Museum, 1841-1845; extracts of letters from C. W. Peale, 1821-1823; copies of letters from Rembrandt Peale to his wife, 1830; correspondence of Titian R. Peale with George Ord, 1827-1854; ornithological journal, with a catalogue of birds, collected in United States Exploring Expedition by Titian R. Peale, 1843; 10 drawings by T. R. Peale.
Sketchbooks, 1786-1864 (bulk 1800-1864) by Peale family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The sketches, in various media, include landscapes, animals and insects, furniture, people and flowers by various family members.
Sketchbooks, 1800-1864 by Peale family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Papers, 1803-1854 by Peale Family ( )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
These papers include accounts of Peale's Museum, including records and accessions (1804-1842), and current expenditures (1808-1819), and papers relating to Charles Willson Peale, Rembrandt Peale, and Titian Ramsay Peale.
Genealogies, 1931, [n.d by Peale Family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Volume one is a photocopy of a family genealogy prepared by Joseph M. Peale (1931), with an emphasis on the line of James Peale, brother of Charles Willson Peale. Volume two contains the line of descent from William Peale of Rutlandshire, through Charles Peale of Maryland, to 1950. Volume three was compiled by Horace Wells Sellers, and contains notes, letters, and photostats of documents relating to the family genealogy in England and the United States.
Selected Peale family papers, 1803-1854 by Peale family ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Papers of Charles Willson, Rembrandt, and Titian Ramsay Peale, mainly relating to Peale's Museum, and one item pertaining to Franklin Peale and one to Rubens Peale.
Papers, 1784-1864 by Peale family ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This collection contains original documents and approximately 70 historic black and white photographs of paintings of and by Peale family members. Original documents are from Charles Willson, Rembrandt, and Rubens. Most documents are business letters concerning exhibits, transportation of paintings, and works in progress. Photostats of two letters from Charles Willson to Thomas Jefferson and a copy of Practical Treatise on Painting in Oil Colors, London: B. and J. White, 1795, annotated by Rembrandt, are included. Of particular interest is a manuscript in Rembrandt's hand of his lecture entitled, "Washington and his Portraits." In this lecture, delivered several times between 1858-1860, Rembrandt describes George Washington and the circumstances in which various artists, including himself and his father, painted him.
Letterbooks [and other manuscripts by Peale family ( Book )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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