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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1946 cont'd

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. This project also contains German. Please keep the transcription in the original languages and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1951

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1951 cont'd

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1952

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1953

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1954 January-June

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1954 July-December

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1955

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1955 cont'd

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. This project also contains shorthand. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1956

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. This project also contains German. Please keep the transcription in the original languages and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Germain Seligman: Correspondence, 1957

The Jacques Seligmann & Co. records in the Archives of American Art are among the world's foremost resources for provenance research. The collection documents the business dealings of international art galleries which were active for nearly a century, and it contains invaluable information for tracing the provenance of artworks which passed through the Jacques Seligmann & Company holdings. Germain Seligman became a partner in the firm and ran the US operations beginning in 1920, and then later became president, a position he held until his death in 1978. These files from his personal correspondence contain information about sales and the day-to-day running of the galleries while he was commuting back and forth between the firm's Paris and New York locations. Special project instructions: Germain Seligman was fluent in French. Nearly all correspondence files contain some text in French. Please keep the transcription in the original language and include diacritics when present. Please do not offer translation of the document. Seligman sometimes handwrote long responses to gallery staff directly in the margins of their own typewritten letters. In these cases, please transcribe each full letter on the page separately as two continuous wholes. For Seligman's shorter annotations in the margins of staff letters, please see Advanced Instructions for marginalia.

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Mississippi Field Offices, Subordinate Field Offices: Jackson (Subasst. Comm.), Miscellaneous Records, 1865–68, Part 1

The Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, often referred to as the Freedmen’s Bureau, was established on March 3, 1865. The duties of the Freedmen’s Bureau included supervision of all affairs relating to refugees, freedmen, and the custody of abandoned lands and property. These documents come from the Records of the Field Offices for the State of Mississippi, Series 3.22: Subordinate Field Offices: Jackson (Subassistant Commissioner).

 

Additional resources are available on the Freedmen's Bureau Instructions Page. Please help us transcribe these records to learn more about the lives of formerly enslaved men and women during the Reconstruction Era.

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