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West, Charles Edwin, 1809-1900

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dates 1809-1900
city New York City
stateNY
other citiesWashingtn, MA; Buffalo, NY; Albrany, NY;
gender M
historical notes Charles E. West was an art collector, scholar and educator (Brooklyn Heights Female Seminary and Buffalo Female Academy).

West was a Fellow of the Royal Antiquarian Society and was a member of the American Ethnological, American Philological, The New York Historical Society, American Numismatic and Archaeological Society and a founding member of the Long Island Historical Society (later known as the Brooklyn Historical Society in Brooklyn Heights).

West collected prints, coin, books and Japanese, Grecian, Roman, Egyptian and Peruvian antiquities.

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1840-1850
1850-1860
1860-1870
1870-1880
1880-1890
1890-1900
websitehttp://books.google.com/books?id=_14oAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA235&dq=West,+Charles+Edwin,&hl=en#v=onepage&q=West%2C%20Charles%20Edwin%2C&f=false
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The New-York Historical Society Charles Edwin West Scrapbook, 1882-1885. see details...