Artists -- United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 3 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents note Contains miscellaneous papers of Robert Walter Weir, dating from around 1825 to March 4, 1849. The papers include a French passport, a garden plan from possibility from the home of Robert Walter Weir, and a lithograph from the estate of Weir.
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 13
Scope and Contents note Scrapbook contains information about Gulian Verplanck, Harry Casey Weir, and William Bayard Weir, with materials dating from between 1849 and 1886. The Gulian Verplanck section contain newspaper clippings about his suicide. Harry Casey Weir section contains one photograph of Weir and his obituaries. William Bayard Weir section contains newspaper clipping about his murder by the Indians. There is also a note by Lavinia M. Morehead, written between 1765 and 1929.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309293]
Identifier: MSS SC 1192
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 7
Scope and Contents note Contains journals and scrapbooks of Susan Martha Bayard Weir dated from January 1, 1875 to November 17, 1892. The first year of the journal was kept while lived at West Point and the remainder while she lived in New York City and Garrison, New York. It is a detailed daily journal recounting family events, business, visits, correspondence, achievements and relationships, as well as the social and cultural activities in which she and other family members were involved.
Series — Box 5: Series 14; Series 15; Series 16; Series 17; Series 18 [Barcode: 31197233249504], Folder: 12
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 17
Scope and Contents note Contains papers of the Weir family, dated from around 1914 to 1917, in New York and Yale College. The papers includes "The Yale Alumni Weekly, Commencement 1917," Julian Alden Weir sketches, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: Other: 1917
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 18
Collection — Box 8: [Barcode: 31197232567112]
Identifier: Vault MSS 511
Scope and Contents Contains the papers of various members of the Weir family, including Robert Walter Weir (1803-1889), John F. Weir (1841-1926), and Julian Alden Weir (1852-1919). Contains correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, manuscripts, speeches, artwork, clippings, and published material relating to the family, dating from between 1765 to 1929. The bulk of the collection relates to Julian Alden Weir.
Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 10
Scope and Contents note Contains a riddle book belonging to William Bayard Weir, dated circa March 1878. Riddles are collected by famous authors on various subjects including scriptures and anagrams. The joke book was made by William's sister-in-law, Anna C. Weir and six envelopes contain loose papers found between pages of the book.
Dates: 1878 March
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains serveral typescripts of journals from 1866-1867, book manuscripts, correspondence (1924-1953), news clippings (1929-1966), and mementos from Jackson's round-the-world trip for the World Transportation Commission (1894-1896).
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains 1082 items, almost all of which can be attributed to Jackson. Most of the items are photographs from his career between 1858-1942, with the bulk of the photographs of scenery of the Western United States and Mexico, but also includes many images from Asian and Pacific countries visited from 1894-1896 as part of the World Transportation Commission Travels. Also contains some works of art in various media by Jackson.