Silver gelatin photographic print mounted into a disassembled photo album
McIntosh was better known as a fashion and society photographer before he joined the Taft Mission.
Former collection of Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884-1980). Gift of Joanna Sturm, granddaughter of Alice Roosevelt Longworth, 2009.
Folio 24 verso, 4th photograph; Taken during an offical visit by William H. Taft and Alice Roosevelt. Japan had recently defeated Russia and were eager to form a strong alliance with the US. This photo was taken in July or October, 1905.
Smithsonian Institution, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, 1050 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20013-7012