Hermon Atkins MacNeil papers, 1888-1966.
Collection Number: 2425

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Hermon Atkins MacNeil papers, 1888-1966.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Collection Number:
2425
Abstract:
Letters from colleagues, public figures, friends, relatives, and others concerning the execution and sale of various works, his nomination to membership in honorary and professional societies and related professional and social matters; an autobiographical sketch (typescript carbon), 1943, membership certificates and citations, numerous photographs of the artist and his sculpture, newspaper clippings on his career, and miscellaneous printed items. Also, messages of condolence and formal tributes sent to his widow, Cecelia W. Muench MacNeil, obituaries, and press reports concerning a memorial established for the artist. Correspondents include Adriaan Jacob Barnouw, Emile Brunet, Jo Davidson, William Henry Fox, Carl Paul Jennewein, Leon Kroll, and Victor Emanuel III.
Creator:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947.
Quanitities:
.4 cubic feet.
Language:
Collection material in English

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Sculptor.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Letters from colleagues, public figures, friends, relatives, and others concerning the execution and sale of various works, his nomination to membership in honorary and professional societies and related professional and social matters; an autobiographical sketch (typescript carbon), 1943, membership certificates and citations, numerous photographs of the artist and his sculpture, newspaper clippings on his career, and miscellaneous printed items. Also, messages of condolence and formal tributes sent to his widow, Cecelia W. Muench MacNeil, obituaries, and press reports concerning a memorial established for the artist. Correspondents include Adriaan Jacob Barnouw, Emile Brunet, Jo Davidson, William Henry Fox, Carl Paul Jennewein, Leon Kroll, and Victor Emanuel III.

INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:

Hermon Atkins MacNeil papers, #2425. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Barnouw, Adriaan Jacob, 1877-1968.
Brunet, Emile, 1899-
Davidson, Jo, 1883-1951.
Emanuel, Victor, III.
Fox, William Henry.
Jennewein, Carl Paul, 1890-
Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974.
MacNeil, Cecelia W. Muench.
Subjects:
Sculptors.
Sculpture.
Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.

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