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Scott, Thomas Alexander, 1823-1881

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dates 1823-1881
city Philadelphia
statePA
gender M
historical notes Colonel Thomas Alexander Scott was a railroad man, president of the Pennsylvania Railroad (1874-1881) and art collector.

According to The Art Treasures of America, Scott owned works by W. A. Bouguereau, J. L. Gérôme, F. Heilbuth, A. Lito, H. Merle, J. G. Meyer von Bremen, A. Pasini, A. Schreyer, P. Von Schendel, F. Willems, and E. Zamacoïs.
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1850-1860
1860-1870
1870-1880
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Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
Pennsylvania Railroad Company Letterbook, 1875-1880. see details...
Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
William Maxwell Evarts papers, 1667-1918 (bulk 1877-1891). see details...
The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
Papers of Samuel L. M. Barlow, 1776-1905 (bulk 1885-1889) see details...
The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
Papers of Thomas Lord Kimball, 1859-1901. see details...
University of Pennsylvania
Rare Book & Manuscript Library Collections
Letter to the Western and Pacific Railroad Companies, 1871. see details...
Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
Pennsylvania Railroad Company. Office of Secretary.Board files, 1843-1950 [microform]. see details...
Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
North Pennsylvania Railroad Company Records, 1836-1982. see details...
Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
ALS : Philadelphia, Pa., to William A. Stokes, Atlantic City, N.J., 1874 July 7. see details...
Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
ALS : Philadelphia, Pa., to Hon. W. A. Stokes, 1874 Aug. 17. see details...