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The McLoughlin Bros. - Hosmer
Archival Drawings and Prints

I. Drawings, Proofs, and Print Samples Identified by Illustrator, Title, or Subject. 1858-(1880-1900)-1920.
19 oversize boxes, 7 manuscript boxes, 2 double oversize boxes

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H.B. Hall's Sons.
see
Portraits.

H.H.
See
Young people's life of Lincoln.

Hall, Chas. B.
See
Portraits.

[Hals, Franz] (drawing after)
The Buffoon
1 watercolor drawing from chapter of book describing Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, chapter 6, p. 74.
OS Box 9 Folder 176

Healy.
See
Portraits.


Hector the dog.
8 pen and ink drawings for Favorite Colored Picture Book Series (ca. 1880-1881). Includes squares above and below pictures (for text?).
OS Box 9 Folders 177-184

Herrick, Henry Walker, 1824-1906.
Squirrels.
11 watercolor drawings. Species written in margins. Fremont's squirrel matted on remnant of a biography of Sarah Appleton.
OS Box 9 Folders 185-188; OS Box 10 Folders 189-195

Hildegard.
3 pen and ink drawings (post 1920?). Hand-colored with chalk or crayon. Numbered: H11994; P11994; K11994
OS Box 10 Folders 196-198

Hippopotamus.
Postcard of a poling hippo. Published in London by Ernest Nister; printed in Bavaria (chromolithograph?).
MS Box 2 Folder 173


Hochstein, Anthony, 1828 or 9-1911.
Flower legends.
Given to McLoughlin Bros. by Belford, Clarke & Co. (New York publisher). 12 pieces: 1 cover, 11 of 18 original watercolor drawings; the following flowers are represented: Snowball (209), Columbine (208), Harvest time (tail piece; 210), Monk's hood (206), Four o'clock (205), Butter cup (204), Foxglove (202), Larkspur (203), Harebell (201), Crane's bill (200), Crown imperial (207). Apparently, these drawings were stored in the McLoughlin Bros. archives with the manuscript. The handwritten manuscript for the accompanying text is now stored in McLoughlin Bros. book manuscript series, American Antiquarian Society Manuscripts Department.
OS Box 10 Folders 199-210

Hot cross buns.
1 watercolor drawing.
MS Box Folder 174

House that Jack built.
5 pen and ink drawings with pasted on captions.
OS Box 11 Folders 211-215

Howard, Justin H.
Cat's party [ca. 1869?]
8 paintings; 1 pen and ink drawing of cover design. Published in Dame Dingle's Series
MS Box 2 Folders 174-183

"Circus and Wild West Panorama."
Drawings for these two titles were found stored together in original McLoughlin Bros. archival folder (cardboard with cloth spine, cloth tape ties). Drawings are shelved in order found. This folder is stored at end of McLoughlin Bros. drawings series in Phase Box. Wild West panorama has 12 pen and ink drawings; some are signed "H." Some edges are cut off and re-drawn on another sheet. Includes editorial changes in blue crayon or chalk. See also entry for Howard's Wild West panorama.
OS Box 11 Folders 216-227


A Peep at the circus.
A group of 3 pen and ink drawings used in the book; and a group of 9 pen and ink drawings of circus performers. Bears annotations in blue crayon or chalk.
OS Box 11 Folders 228-239

Little Pet's Alphabet.
1 page proof for cover. Bears 30 Beekman St. address; McLoughlin Bros., Inc. was located at that address between 1863 and 1869.
MS Box 2 Folder 184

Troubles and trials of a wandering bunny.
4 items: 2 pen and ink cover/title page designs. Bears series title, "Dame Dingle's Series." 2 printed proofs with pen and ink touchups. (proofs missing, as of 4/18/96)
MS Box 2 Folders 185-186


Wild West Panorama.
12 watercolor drawings; apparently reduced from a group of pen and ink sketches. See Herbert Hosmer's notes. See also above entry for Howard's "Circus and Wild West panorama." Drawings originally mounted on acidic boards, which has been removed. Some of the boards contain annotations; these boards are stored separately in Phase Box .
MS Box 2 Folders 189-190; MS Box 3 Folders 191-200


Howard [Justin H.?] (could also be Howard, Charles J.)
1 pen and ink cartoon of Charles and Emma Miller, and their daughter Ruth. (ca. 1904?)
MS Box 3 Folder 201

Husenett, A. V.
1 watercolor "wash" drawing
DOS Box 1 Folder 6

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Brief History of the McLoughlin Bros.