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McIlhenny, John D. (John Dexter), 1865-1925

 Person

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Henry P. McIlhenny Papers

 Collection
Identifier: HPM
Abstract The Henry P. McIlhenny Papers document the privileged and urbane lifestyle of the man whose tastes and talents earned him a reputation as a distinguished connoisseur of art and antiques, world traveler, host extraordinaire, philanthropist and generous friend. Although Henry McIlhenny (1910-1986) is the primary creator, this collection is very much a family affair, encompassing the art collections initiated by his parents, John D. and Frances P. McIlhenny, which passed, along with the family...
Dates: 1817-1824, 1902-1988, undated; Majority of material found within 1934-1986

McIlhenny, John D. Estate, 1950

 File — Box: 72, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents From the Series: Comprising the largest portion of the Fiske Kimball Records, this series clearly documents Kimball's extensive contact with the institutions, individuals, and businesses that collectively directed and promoted art and artists, and a public appreciation for both. Kimball cultivated a variety of correspondents, from dealers and donors to museums, educational institutions and professional organizations. Throughout the three decades documented, antiques and art dealers appear to be Kimball's most...
Dates: 1950

McIlhenny, John D., to McIlhenny, John and Bernice Bell, 1898

 File — Box: 67, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: McIlhenny penned many of the letters that comprise this subseries, writing primarily to his mother as a youngster at summer camp and as a young man in college and to his sister while on active duty in the Navy Reserve during World War II. Correspondence written by various family members and other individuals makes up the remainder, and includes glimpses of family life prior to McIlhenny's birth. Written one to eight years after his father's death, McIlhenny's letters to his mother...
Dates: 1898

McIlhenny, John D., to McIlhenny, John D., Jr., 1905

 File — Box: 67, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: McIlhenny penned many of the letters that comprise this subseries, writing primarily to his mother as a youngster at summer camp and as a young man in college and to his sister while on active duty in the Navy Reserve during World War II. Correspondence written by various family members and other individuals makes up the remainder, and includes glimpses of family life prior to McIlhenny's birth. Written one to eight years after his father's death, McIlhenny's letters to his mother...
Dates: 1905

McIlhenny, John D., to McIlhenny, John D. Jr., 1921

 File — Box: 67, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: McIlhenny penned many of the letters that comprise this subseries, writing primarily to his mother as a youngster at summer camp and as a young man in college and to his sister while on active duty in the Navy Reserve during World War II. Correspondence written by various family members and other individuals makes up the remainder, and includes glimpses of family life prior to McIlhenny's birth. Written one to eight years after his father's death, McIlhenny's letters to his mother...
Dates: 1921

McIlhenny, John D., to Nichols, Isabel (Mrs. H. S. Prentiss), 1921

 File — Box: 67, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: McIlhenny penned many of the letters that comprise this subseries, writing primarily to his mother as a youngster at summer camp and as a young man in college and to his sister while on active duty in the Navy Reserve during World War II. Correspondence written by various family members and other individuals makes up the remainder, and includes glimpses of family life prior to McIlhenny's birth. Written one to eight years after his father's death, McIlhenny's letters to his mother...
Dates: 1921

Samuel W. Woodhouse, Jr. Records

 Collection
Identifier: WDH
Abstract Woodhouse, a medical doctor and a scholar, was Acting Director of the Museum from 1923 to 1925, Associate Director until 1927, and Advisor in the 18th Century Industrial Arts until 1928. The collection contains primarily correspondence regarding acquisitions. Several long sets include: correspondence with dealers and scholars, especially in the field of furniture and letters from the officers in the Corporation, including John D. McIlhenny and others. There is a small amount of correspondence,...
Dates: 1923-1928, undated