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Indian Buffalo Hunt (installation view) [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Type:
Photograph
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Indian buffalo hunt (Chicago, World's Fair Exposition, 1893). Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/999. Accession: 64618. Lantern Slide: 34693. On photograph, at bottom, white lettering: COPYRIGHT 1907 BY.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length
Ethnic
Occupation--Hunter
Animal--Horse
Animal--Buffalo
Image number:
SSC S0000344
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Mountaineer Soldier [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1912
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. The mountaineer soldier. Charleston, W. Va. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/910. Accession: 64612. Lantern Slide: 34689.
Historical photograph possibly showing the sculpture in its original location on the grounds of the Old Capitol, prior to the sculpture's relocation after the fire destroyed the Capitol building in 1921.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length
Occupation--Military--Soldier
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
History--United States--Civil War
Object--Weapon--Gun
Object--Other--Flag
Image number:
SSC S0000347
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Portrait bust of Miss C. [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
C.
Type:
Photograph
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait bust of Miss C. Louisville, Ky. Coll. of Mrs. Davies. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/575. Accession: 64608.
Topic:
Portrait female
Image number:
SSC S0000355
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George Washington [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Washington, George
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait bust of Washington. Washngton, Coll. of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/680. Accession: 64616. Lantern slide: 34694.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Political--President
Occupation--Military--General
Image number:
SSC S0000351
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Mary Jemison [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Jamison, Mary
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1910
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait statue of Mary Jemison, the white woman of the Senecas. Portage, N.Y. Letchworth Park. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/600. Accession: 64617.
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length
Dress--Ethnic--Indian Dress
Image number:
SSC S0000345
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Soldier (The Spirit of '61) [sculpture] / (photographed by Truscott)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Photographer:
Truscott, Charles
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. First Philadelphia regiment soldier. Philadelphia, Union League. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/955. Accession: 64611. Lantern Slide: 34690. On photograph, lower right, embossed: Truscott / PHILA, PA.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length
Occupation--Military--Soldier
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
History--United States--Civil War
Object--Weapon--Gun
Image number:
SSC S0000346
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William Chauvenet Memorial Tablet [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Chauvenet, William
Type:
Photograph
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Tablet to William Chauvenet. Annapolis, Md. U.S. Naval Academy Library. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/505. Accession: 64615.
Washington Post, Oct. 28, 1923.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Education
Image number:
SSC S0000356
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General Anthony Wayne [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Wayne, Anthony
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Equestrian statue of General Anthony Wayne (1745-1796). Valley Forge, Pa., Boulevard. Gift of H. K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/675. Accession: 64613.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Occupation--Military--General
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
History--United States--Civil War
Equestrian
Animal--Horse
Image number:
SSC S0000348
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General John Sedgwick [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Sedgwick, John
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1910-1913
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Equestrian statue of General John Sedgwick. Gettysburg, Pa. Battlefield. Gift of H. K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/541. Accession: 64605. On photograph, lower left, white lettering: 1308A.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Occupation--Military--General
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
History--United States--Civil War
Equestrian
Animal--Horse
Image number:
SSC S0000350
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Mrs. A. Ames [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Ames, A., Mrs
Type:
Photograph
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait bust of Mrs. A. St. Paul, Minn. Coll. of Mrs. C. W. Ames. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/630. Accession: 64607.
Topic:
Portrait female
Image number:
SSC S0000354
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Abraham Lincoln [sculpture] / (photographed by W. H. Tipton)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Photographer:
Tipton, William H. 1850-1929
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1910
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait bust of Lincoln. Gettysburg, Pa. Battlefield. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/540. Accession: 64614. Lantern slide: 34698. On photographed, lower right, embossed: W. H. TIPTON/GETTYSBURG, PA.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Political--President
Image number:
SSC S0000352
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Dr. A. W. Cowles [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Subject:
Cowles, A. W
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Dedicated 1899
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Portrait bust of Dr. A. W. Cowles. Elmira, N.Y., Elmira College for Women. Gift of Henry K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/525. Accession: 64609.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust
Image number:
SSC S0000353
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General George Gordon Meade [sculpture] / (photographed by W. H. Tipton)

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Artist:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Photographer:
Tipton, William H. 1850-1929
Subject:
Meade, George Gordon
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1895
Notes:
On photo mount label: H. K. Bush-Brown. Equestrian statue of Gen. George B. Meade. Gettysburg, Pa. Battlefield. Gift of H. K. Bush-Brown. Classification Number: 282/B978/542. Accession: 64619. On photograph, lower left, white lettering: 1238/Tipton/Photo. On board below photograph, handwritten in black: Gen. G. G. Meade. On verso of board, handwritten: Gen. George G. Meade/Gettysburg/by H K Bush-Brown/Washington, DC.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Occupation--Military--General
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
History--United States--Civil War
Equestrian
Animal--Horse
Image number:
SSC S0000349
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Herbert Hoover Inaugural Medal

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Artist:
Henry K. Bush-Brown, born Ogdensburg, NY 1857-died Washington, DC 1935
Fabricator:
U.S. Mint
Sitter:
Herbert Hoover
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1929
Topic:
Occupation\political\president
Portrait male\bust
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the James F. Dicke Family
Object number:
2014.29.6
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Mary Jemison

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Artist:
Henry K. Bush-Brown, born Ogdensburg, NY 1857-died Washington, DC 1935
Sitter:
Mary Jemison
Deh-ge-wa-mis
Medium:
plaster/painted
Dimensions:
74 x 37 x 25 in. (188.0 x 93.9 x 63.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1910
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress
Portrait female
Portrait female
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
XX104
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The Buffalo Hunt, (sculpture)

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Sculptor:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Unlocated
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Topic:
Western
Occupation--Hunter
Control number:
IAS 76005395
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

George Gordon Meade Equestrian, (sculpture)

General George Gordon Meade, (sculpture)
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Sculptor:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Founder:
Bureau Brothers
Subject:
Meade, George Gordon
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Located Gettysburg National Military Park Cemetery Ridge Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Date:
1895. Dedicated June 5, 1896
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Gettysburg Battlefield.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, PA0121, 1989.
Monumental News, July 1895; Jan. 1913.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1995.
Dupre, Judith, "Monuments: America's History in Art and Memory," New York, NY: Random House, Inc., 2007, pg. 37.
Summary:
An equestrian portrait of General Meade looking out over the battlefield where the Union army under his direction won one of its greatest battles. He holds a pair of binoculars in his proper right hand and his hat in his proper left hand. A sword hangs from the left side of his saddle.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War
Portrait male--Full length
Occupation--Military--General
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Equestrian
Dress--Accessory--Binoculars
Control number:
IAS 77001081
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
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Maj. General John F. Reynolds Equestrian Statue, (sculpture)

General John F. Reynolds, (sculpture)
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Sculptor:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Founder:
Bureau Brothers
Subject:
Reynolds, John F
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: red granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Located at Gettysburg National Military Park North of Chambersburg Pike Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Date:
1898. Dedicated July 1, 1899
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Gettysburg Battlefield.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1995.
National Park Service, American Monuments and Outdoor Sculpture Database, PA2017, 1989.
Summary:
An equestrian portrait of General John Fulton Reynolds, commander of the First Army Corps, as he was about to rush the left wing of the Army of the Potomac. He is depicted looking out to his proper left and pulling back on his horse's reins with his proper left hand. The horse has stopped short in mid-stride with just two hoofs on the ground. The sculpture rests on a rectangular granite base adorned with bronze inscription plaques.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War
Portrait male--Full length
Equestrian
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Occupation--Military--General
Control number:
IAS 77001082
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Soldier (The Spirit of '61), (sculpture)

Spirit of '61, (sculpture)
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Sculptor:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Founder:
Bureau Brothers
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Union League of Philadelphia 140 South Broad Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19102
Date:
Dedicated April 19, 1911
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Union League of Philadelphia, "Paintings and Sculpture at the Union League of Philadelphia," 1978.
Fairmount Park Art Assoc., "Sculpture of a City: Philadelphia's Treasures in Bronze & Stone," NY: Walker Publ., 1974, pg. 223.
Bach, Penny Balkin, "Public Art in Philadelphia," Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1992, pg. 214.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia survey, 1993.
Summary:
Figure of a Civil War soldier, dressed in his uniform consisting of a long belted coat, a small cape, long pants, and a round helmet with a small brim. He marches with his proper left leg taking a step forward. He carries a back pack. His rifle rests against his proper right shoulder with his proper right hand resting on the bottom end of it. The figure is positioned on a rectangular base which is installed on the sidewalk at the corner of the building.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length
Occupation--Military--Soldier
Object--Weapon--Gun
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform
Dress--Accessory--Hat
Control number:
IAS 76005398
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Lincoln Gettysburg Address Memorial, (sculpture)

Lincoln Speech Memorial, (sculpture)Lincoln Address Memorial, (sculpture)
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Sculptor:
Bush-Brown, Henry K. 1857-1935
Fabricator:
Van Amringe Granite Company
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: red Westerly granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Located at Gettysburg National Military Park National Cemetery, near Taneytown Road gates Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Date:
1904-1912. Dedicated Jan. 24, 1912. Rededicated Nov. 20, 1967
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Gettysburg Battlefield.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Pennsylvania survey, 1995.
Summary:
A bronze bust of Lincoln rests on a granite pedestal in the center of a curved granite wall. Flanking the bust are two rectangular bronze plaques, one inscribed with the Gettysburg Address and one inscribed with the text of a letter to Lincoln.
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Political--President
Control number:
IAS 77001119
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

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