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Armstrong, D. Maitland (David Maitland), 1836-1918

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role Collector
dates 1836-1918
city New York City
other citiesNewburgh, NY;
gender M
historical notes David Maitland Armstrong was a collector, artist, lawyer, designer and maker of stained glass windows. He served the U.S. Consul in Rome, 1869-71; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Papal States, 1869; U.S. Consul General in Rome, 1871-73.

Armstrong lent the following work to the American Paintings section of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration, 1909:
Family Group (Mrs. John Hartley, Mrs. William Somersall, her daughter (Mrs. John Ward), and a young cousin) - John Singleton Copely

In 1866, Armstrong married the niece of Hamilton Fish, Helen Neilson (1845-1927) and was the father of Hamilton Fish Armstrong (1893-1973; editor of Foreign Affairs).
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New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division Armstrong - Neilson Family Papers 1755-1930; bulk dates 1800-1860 see details...