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Copy of Horatio B. King photograph of Seth Eastman on Dighton Rock

Creator:
King, Horatio B.  Search this
Names:
Eastman, Seth, 1808-1875  Search this
Extent:
1 copy print
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Dighton Rock (Mass.)
Date:
1853
Scope and Contents note:
Copy print of a daguerreotype depicting Seth Eastman seated on an inscribed rock, Dighton Rock, in Massachusetts on July 7, 1853.
Biographical/Historical note:
Seth Eastman (1808-1875) was an army officer who also made paintings, drawings, and sketches of American Indians and fortifications. While on detail with the Office of Indian Affairs, he was commissioned to prepare illustrations for Henry Rowe Schoolcraftsʹ book, "Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States." In 1853 Eastman traveled to New England to explore ancient sites, during which he collaborated with Horatio King, a daguerreotypist with a studio in Taunton, Massachusetts.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R81-11
Reproduction Note:
Copy print possibly made by Christie's East in New York, NY, circa 1980.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Originals and copies of Seth Eastman's artwork can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 1671, Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 78, and the BAE historical negatives.
Records relating to an exhibition of Seth Eastman's artwork can be found in the Smithsonian Institution Archives in SIA Acc. 97-004.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
This copy collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Copies can be obtained from the Getty Museum, which holds the original daguerreotype.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot R81-11, Copy of Horatio B. King photograph of Seth Eastman on Dighton Rock, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.R81-11
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-r81-11

Exhibition Records, 1971-1982

Creator:
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Curatorial Department  Search this
Subject:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Spencer, Lilly Martin 1822-1902  Search this
Blythe, David Gilmour 1815-1865  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1971
1971-1982
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 97-004
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1938-2015 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Curatorial Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_251947

Leaves from a Sketchbook, (painting)

Painter:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
United States Department of the Army West Point Museum West Point New York 10996 Accession Number: 16,852
Date:
1837
Topic:
Landscape--River--Hudson River  Search this
Landscape--New York--West Point  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Anthony's Nose  Search this
Landscape--River--Tappan Zee  Search this
Study  Search this
Control number:
IAP 38470314
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_350717

Leaves from a Sketchbook, (painting)

Painter:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
United States Department of the Army West Point Museum West Point New York 10996 Accession Number: 16,854
Date:
1837
Topic:
Landscape--New York--West Point  Search this
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Architecture exterior--Detail--Stairs  Search this
Study  Search this
Control number:
IAP 38470315
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_350718

Eastman, Seth 1808-1875

Collection Creator:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985  Search this
Richardson, Constance, 1905-  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 61
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964, 1977
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Edgar P. Richardson papers, 1814-1996, bulk 1921-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers / Series 6: Artist-Subject files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-richedga-ref780

Lacrosse Playing among the Sioux Indians, (painting)

Title:
Ball Playing among the Sioux Indians, (painting)
Painter:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565
Date:
1851
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Lacrosse  Search this
Ethnic--Sioux  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08260093
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_40165

Historical and statistical information respecting the history, condition, and prospects of the Indian tribes of the United States; collected and prepared under the direction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs per act of Congress of March 3rd, 1847. Illustrated by S. Eastman

Author:
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe 1793-1864  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
United States Bureau of Indian Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
6 v. illus., plates (part col.) ports., maps (part fold., part col.) 33 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1851
1857
1851-57
Call number:
E77 .S37
E77.S37
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_131144

The American annual: illustrative of the early history of North America. By Mrs. Mary H. Eastman

Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887 Chicóra and other regions of the conquerors and the conquered  Search this
Engraver:
Hinshelwood, Robert 1812-1879  Search this
McRae, John C.  Search this
Wagstaff, Charles Edward 1808-1850  Search this
Illustrator:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Former owner:
U.S. Geological Survey Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[7], 10-126 pages, [21] leaves of plates. illustrations. 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1855
[1855?]
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E77 .E28xZ
E77 .E23 1855
E77.E28xZ
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_260104

Chicóra and other regions of the conquerors and the conquered, by Mrs. Mary H. Eastman

Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Illustrator:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Engraver:
Andrews, Joseph 1806-1873  Search this
Hinshelwood, Robert 1812-1879  Search this
McRae, John C.  Search this
Wagstaff, Charles Edward 1808-1850  Search this
Physical description:
126 pages, [21] leaves of plates. illustrations. 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1854
Topic:
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
E77 .E27 1854
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_531990

Historical and statistical information respecting the history, condition, and prospects of the Indian tribes of the United States : collected and prepared under the direction of the Bureau of Indian Affairs per act of Congress of March 3rd, 1847 / by Henry R. Schoolcraft ; illustrated by S. Eastman ; published by authority of Congress

Title:
Ethnological researches respecting the red man of America
Information respecting the history, condition, and prospects of the Indian tribes of the United States
History of the Indian tribes of the United states : their present condition and prospects for the Indian tribes of the United States
Author:
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe 1793-1864  Search this
United States Bureau of Indian Affairs  Search this
Ill:
Jones, Alfred 1819-1900  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Newsam, Albert 1809-1864  Search this
Gibbs, George 1815-1873  Search this
Engraver:
Wagstaff, Charles Edward 1808-1850  Search this
Smillie, James 1807-1885  Search this
Brantz, Lewis  Search this
McRae, John C.  Search this
Williams, W (Wellington)  Search this
Illman & Sons  Search this
P.S. Duval & Son  Search this
Former owner:
Allen, Charles DSI  Search this
Houston, George S. DSI  Search this
Edie, J. R (John Rufus) b. 1870 DSI  Search this
Doerner, Julius DSI  Search this
University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus) Library DSI  Search this
Worcester Society of Antiquity (Worcester, Mass.) DSI  Search this
Army Medical Library (U.S.) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
6 v., plates (some folded) : ill. (some col.), ports., maps ; 33 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1851
1857
1851-1857
Call number:
E77 .S37 1851
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_131145

Dahcotah, or, Life and legends of the Sioux around Fort Snelling / by Mrs. Mary Eastman ; with preface by Mrs. C.M. Kirkland ; illustrated from drawings by Captain Eastman

Title:
Dahcotah
Life and legends of the Sioux around Fort Snelling
Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Kirkland, Caroline M (Caroline Matilda) 1801-1864  Search this
Illustrator:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Stereotyper:
Smith, Thomas B. active 19th century  Search this
Lithographer:
Ackerman, James 1815 or 1816-1864  Search this
Former owner:
Jeanes, Joseph Y. DSI  Search this
Rau, Charles 1826-1887 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xi, xxxi, [2], 34-268 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Folklore
Place:
Minnesota
Date:
1849
To 1858
Topic:
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
E99.D1 E27 1849
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_534264

Seth Eastman: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF000947
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138456

The Dakota bark house : pictured by Fr. Louis Hennepin, Seth Eastman, J. Dallas, Robert O. Sweeny

Author:
Hennepin, Louis active 17th century  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Dallas, J  Search this
Sweeny, Robert Ormsby 1831-1902  Search this
Science Museum of Minnesota  Search this
Physical description:
[9] p. in folder : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1951
Topic:
Dwellings  Search this
Bark  Search this
Call number:
E99.D1 D25 1951
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_705203

Treatise on topographical drawing / by S. Eastman

Author:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Physical description:
v, 68 p., 12 p. of plates : ill. ; 23cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1837
Topic:
Topographical drawing  Search this
Call number:
TA616 .E28 1837
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_609518

Painting the Dakota : Seth Eastman at Fort Snelling / by Marybeth Lorbiecki ; foreword by Lori K.Crowchild ; paintings and drawings by Seth Eastman

Author:
Lorbiecki, Marybeth  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Subject:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Physical description:
104 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 23 x 26 cm
Type:
Portraits
Pictorial works
Biography
Place:
Minnesota
Fort Snelling
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_612808

Drawing the borderline : artist-explorers of the U.S.-Mexico Boundary Survey / [editor, Dawn Hall ; preface, Robert V. Hine]

Title:
Artists-explorers of the U.S.-Mexico Boundary Survey
Author:
Hall, Dawn  Search this
Sweeney, J. Gray 1943-  Search this
Albuquerque Museum  Search this
Subject:
Bartlett, John Russell 1805-1886  Search this
Pratt, Henry Cheever 1803-1880  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
United States and Mexican Boundary Survey  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 156 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
In art
Pictorial works
Place:
Southwest, New
United States
Mexico
Date:
1996
C1996
19th century
1849-1877
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
History  Search this
Boundaries  Search this
Call number:
N8214.5.U6 D76 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_502829

The romance of Indian life / by Mrs. Mary H. Eastman ; with other tales, selections from the Iris, an illuminated souvenir

Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Duval, Peter S. 1804 or 5-1886  Search this
Lithographer:
Schuessele, Christian  Search this
Ill:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Former owner:
Scheller, Louisa DSI  Search this
Hiller, Wesley Reinhold DSI  Search this
Printer:
Sherman & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi (i.e. 6), [1], 20-298 p., [12] leaves of plates : col. ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Literary collections
Date:
1853
1853, c1852
Call number:
PS1567.E23 R66 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_532031

Seth Eastman : a portfolio of North American Indians / Sarah E. Boehme, Christian F. Feest, Patricia Condon Johnston

Title:
Portfolio of North American Indians
Author:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Boehme, Sarah E  Search this
Feest, Christian F  Search this
Johnston, Patricia Condon  Search this
Subject:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Hill, James Jerome 1838-1916 Art collections  Search this
MacMillan, W. Duncan (William Duncan) 1930- Art collections  Search this
James Jerome Hill Reference Library Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 171 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 x 31 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1995
C1995
Call number:
N40.1.E13 B67 1995
ND237.E13 B67 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_479007

Dahcotah : or, Life and legends of the Sioux around Fort Snelling / by Mary Henderson Eastman ; preface by Rena Neumann Coen ; illustrated from drawings by Captain Seth Eastman

Title:
Life and legends of the Sioux
Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Coen, Rena Neumann  Search this
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Physical description:
xxxi, 197 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Folklore
Date:
1995
C1995
Call number:
E99.D1 E19 1995Y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_479010

The American aboriginal port folio / by Mary H. Eastman ; illustrated by S. Eastman, U.S. Army

Title:
American aboriginal portfolio
Eastman's aboriginal portfolio
Author:
Eastman, Mary H (Mary Henderson) 1818-1887  Search this
Ill:
Eastman, Seth 1808-1875  Search this
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe 1793-1864  Search this
Engraver:
Burt, Charles Kennedy 1823-1892  Search this
McCrae, John C.  Search this
Jones, Alfred 1819-1900  Search this
Wagstaff, Charles Edward 1808-1850  Search this
Andrews, Joseph 1806-1873  Search this
Smillie, James 1807-1885  Search this
Tilman & Sons  Search this
Former owner:
Buffalo Public Library (Buffalo, N.Y.) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
84 p., [26] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 33 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1853
C1853
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
E77 .E125 1853
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_485542

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