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Guide to the McGuigan Collection of John Gadsby Chapman Etchings
[1838-1845]
 PR 265

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Collection processed by Kelly McAnnaney

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 24, 2016
Description is in English.

Container List

Series I: Etchings

Arrangement Note

Etchings are arranged by publication and placed in the order which they appear in each book.

A CHRISTMAS GIFT FROM FAIRY LAND

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Front and end pages
c1838
Box: 1 Folder : 2-7 Florella, Or the Fairy of the Rainbow, pgs. 1-58
Box: 1 Folder : 8-9 The Philosopher and the Fairy Ring, pgs. 60-78
Box: 1 Folder : 10-13 The Hunchback and the Beauty, pgs. 80-114
Box: 1 Folder : 14-17 The Nameless Old Woman, pgs. 116-131
Box: 2 Folder : 18-21 The Nameless Old Woman (continued), pgs. 134-159
Box: 2 Folder : 22-23 The Fairy Experiment, pgs. 161-174

THE POETS OF AMERICA, VOL. 1

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 24 Front pages
c1840
Box: 2 Folder : 25 The Culprit Fay, pgs. 19-30
Box: 2 Folder : 26 The American Flag, pgs. 48-49
Box: 2 Folder : 27 The Bucket, pgs. 56-57
Box: 2 Folder : 28 Sabbath Evening Twilight, pg. 63
Box: 2 Folder : 29 The Indian Hunter, pg. 79
Box: 2 Folder : 30 The Annoyer, pgs. 90-91
Box: 2 Folder : 31 A Visit from St. Nicholas, pg. 102
Box: 2 Folder : 32 The Pleasure Boat, pg. 115, Little Red Riding Hood, pg. 131, The Last Leaf, pg. 134
Box: 2 Folder : 33-34 Shakespeare Ode, pgs. 152&161
Box: 2 Folder : 35 The Smile of Innocence, pg. 175
Box: 2 Folder : 36 Green River, pgs. 186-187
Box: 2 Folder : 37 Ode, pg. 198, Yamoyden, pg. 211, Passing Away, pg. 222
Box: 2 Folder : 38 Love and Friendship, pg. 248
Box: 2 Folder : 39 Music, pg. 257
Box: 2 Folder : 40 Song of the Zephyr Spirit, pg. 260, Anne Boleyn, pg. 269

HARPER'S ILLUMINATED BIBLE

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 41-43 Floriated letters
c1843

UNIDENTIFIED PUBLICATIONS

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 44-45 Religious
c1845
Box: 3 Folder : 46-49 Miscellaneous

THE GRAMMATIC READER

Arrangement Note

Etchings are identified by the page number on which they appear.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 50 Grammatic Reader No. I
c. 1840's
Box: 3 Folder : 51-52 Grammatic Reader No. II
c. 1840's
Box: 3 Folder : 53 Grammatic Reader? [not labeled -- includes oil sketch on board]
c. 1840's

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