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R. A. (Russell Alexander) Alger, 1836-1907 [Folder]

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Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Freer and Sackler Library, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_88241

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Carlo Romanelli, 1872 - 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronze Medallion
Dimensions:
38.5 cm (15 3/16" ), Estimate [diameter]
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1895-1907
Topic:
Medallion  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Chicago History Museum
Website: www.chicagohs.org/
Website: www.chicagohistory.org
Object number:
2774
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_2774

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Carlo Romanelli, 1872 - 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
71cm x 52cm x 34cm (27 15/16" x 20 1/2" x 13 3/8"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1890-1900
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Website: www.detroithistorical.org/
Object number:
47.37
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_47.37

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
111.1cm x 75.5cm (43 3/4" x 29 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860-1870
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Website: www.detroithistorical.org/
Object number:
58.148.1
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_58.148.1

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Carlo Romanelli, 1872 - 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronze Relief
Dimensions:
38.5cm (15 3/16"), Estimate [diameter]
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1900-1910
Topic:
Sculpture\Relief  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Website: www.detroithistorical.org/
Object number:
58.182.3
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_58.182.3

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Carlo Romanelli, 1872 - 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
39cm (15 3/8"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1890-1900
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Website: www.detroithistorical.org/
Object number:
66.229.60
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_66.229.60

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Lewis Thomas Ives, 3 Aug 1833 - 13 Dec 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
146.2cm x 95.2cm (57 9/16" x 37 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1886
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: State of Michigan, Department of Management and Budget
Website: https://www.michigan.gov/dtmb/
Object number:
MI040097
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MI040097

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Julius Garibaldi Melchers, 1860 - 1932  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
240cm x 143.7cm (94 1/2" x 56 9/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1884-1910
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: State of Michigan, Department of Management and Budget
Website: https://www.michigan.gov/dtmb/
Object number:
MI040114
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MI040114

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Carlo Romanelli, 1872 - 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
69cm x 53cm x 38cm (27 3/16" x 20 7/8" x 14 15/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1909
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Institute of Arts
Website: www.dia.org
Object number:
MI050056
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MI050056

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Gari Melchers, 11 Aug 1860 - 30 Nov 1932  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
118.1 × 80cm (46 1/2 × 31 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Alger Shelden
Object number:
MI990040
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MI990040

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Daniel Chester French, 20 Apr 1850 - 7 Oct 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Plaster & Iron
Dimensions:
48.5cm x 46.2cm x 6.5cm (19 1/8" x 18 3/16" x 2 9/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1920
Topic:
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Chesterwood
Website: www.chesterwood.org/
Object number:
NT69.38.151
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NT69.38.151

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
Gari Melchers, 11 Aug 1860 - 30 Nov 1932  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
111.5cm x 106.4cm (43 7/8" x 41 7/8"), Sight
DIA web site: without frame: 45 x 42 in. (114.3 x 106.7 cm), with frame: 57 1/4 x 55 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (144.8 x 134.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1906
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Cufflinks  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Institute of Arts
Website: www.dia.org
Object number:
1993.72 DIA
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1993.72_DIA

Russell Alexander Alger

Artist:
E. Renouf, born mid 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
165.8cm x 107.1cm (65 1/4" x 42 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1889
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Historical Museum
Website: www.detroithistorical.org/
Object number:
47.37.12
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_47.37.12

Russell Alexander Alger (1863-1907), (painting)

Painter:
Dresden, F. R.  Search this
Subject:
Alger, Russell Alexander  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Detroit Historical Society Detroit Historical Museum 5401 Woodward Detroit Michigan 48202 Accession Number: 64.209.24
Date:
Ca. 1892
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 24140110
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_272716

Mrs. Russell Alexander Alger (1840-1919), (painting)

Painter:
Dresden, F. R.  Search this
Subject:
Alger, Russell Alexander, Mrs. (Annette Huldana Squier Henry)  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Detroit Historical Society Detroit Historical Museum 5401 Woodward Detroit Michigan 48202 Accession Number: 64.209.23
Date:
Ca. 1867
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Control number:
IAP 24140111
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_272717

Replica of a Pony Express mochila

Medium:
leather; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 13 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 39 1/2 in. (34.29 × 21.59 × 100.33 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1986
Object number:
1986.0615.1.2
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1986.0615.1.2
Additional Online Media:

The Pony Express Was Short-Lived And Costly

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:55:51 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_59d27ede5303ce3140df03aa72362b60

Russell A. Alger

Artist:
Bey Emmett  Search this
Sitter:
Russell Alexander Alger, 27 Feb 1836 - 24 Jan 1907  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
137.2 x 106.7cm (54 x 42")
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Male  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\US Senator\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Politics and Government\Governor\Michigan  Search this
Russell Alexander Alger: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Phillips Academy
Object number:
PA1988.053
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA1988.053

An introduction to the chemistry of radioactive substances, by A.S. Russell ..

Author:
Russell, Alexander Smith 1888-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 173, [1] p. diagrs. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Topic:
Radioactivity  Search this
Call number:
QC721 .R9X
QC721.R9X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_145101

Alexander W. Russell (1796-1852), (painting)

Painter:
Cox, Jacob 1810-1892  Search this
Subject:
Russell, Alexander W  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1850
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 81820003
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_218184

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