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Guide to the Saint-Mémin Print Collection
 PR 226

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400

© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on January 05, 2012
Description is in English.

Administrative Information


The collection is comprised of gifts from various donors. The album of portrait engravings was a gift from the Estate of Hall Park McCullough in 1973.

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to thirty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. See guidelines in Print Room for details.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained from:
Rights and Reproductions
The New-York Historical Society
Two West 77th Street
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 282
Fax: (212) 579-8794

The copyright law of the United States governs the making of photocopies and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials. Unpublished materials created before January 1, 1978 cannot be quoted in publication without permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Saint-Mémin Print Collection, PR 226, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Material at the New-York Historical Society

Original printing plates by Saint-Mémin, including several for prints in this collection, can be found in the Printing Plate File (PR 057). Modern restrikes of Saint-Mémin's plates can be found throughout the Portrait File (PR 052). The Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Drawings also holds a copy of The St-Memin Collection of Portraits, with photographs of 760 etchings by Gurney & Son (New York: E. Dexter, 1862). At least one map by Saint-Mémin is in the N-YHS Library's Map Collection. Drawings by Saint-Mémin can be found in the N-YHS Museum.