Allom, Charles, Sir, 1865-1947
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
The New York residence of Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), a prominent art collector and industrialist, was designed by Thomas Hastings and completed in 1914. The house, located at One East 70th Street, was opened in December 1935 as a public art gallery, The Frick Collection. Correspondence, telegrams, lists, notes and invoices document the furnishing and interior decoration of the house from 1913 to 1920.
Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), a Pittsburgh industrialist who made his fortune in coke and steel, was also a prominent art collector. This series consists largely of Frick's incoming correspondence, with some outgoing letters, on matters relating to business and investments, art collecting, political activities, real estate, philanthropy, and family matters.
Henry Clay Frick, 1849-1919, was a prominent industrialist and art collector. His New York residence at One East 70th Street was designed by Thomas Hastings, and completed in 1914. The house was later opened to the public as The Frick Collection in 1935. These materials document the construction and furnishing of the house, as well as some aspects of domestic life there.
- Art--Collectors and collecting--New York (State)--New York 3
- Decorative arts--Collectors and collecting--New York (State)--New York 3
- Financial records 3
- Art dealers 2
- Art--Private collections 2
- Art--Collectors and collecting--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh 1
- Art--Private collections--New York (State)--New York 1
- Art--Private collections--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh 1
- Artists--Correspondence 1
- Coal mines and mining 1
- Estate inventories 1
- Industrialists--United States 1
- Invoices 1
- Letterpress copybooks 1
- Newspaper clippings 1
- Photographs 1
- Presidents--United States--Correspondence 1
- Railroads--History 1
- Steel industry and trade 1 + ∧ less