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Illustrated memorial album for Mollie Garfield

Subject:
Beard, James Carter
Fenn, Harry
Holmes, William Henry
Pennell, Joseph
Stanley-Brown, Mary Garfield
Physical description:
1 sketchbook : various media ; 22 x 18 cm.
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1882-1883
Summary:
Autograph album with tipped in drawings and watercolors by several Century Magazine artists, 1882-1883. Presented to Mollie Garfield after the assassination of her father President James Garfield in 1881. Contains 26 signed pencil sketches, ink drawings, and watercolors of various subjects by different American artists including James Carter Beard, Harry Fenn, William Henry Holmes, Joseph Pennell, and others.
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6814
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Mollie Garfield (Mary Garfield Stanley-Brown) papers regarding President James Garfield, 1874-1883
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

James Garfield

Artist:
Napoleon Sarony, 9 Mar 1821 - 9 Nov 1896
Sitter:
James Abram Garfield, 19 Nov 1831 - 19 Sep 1881
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 29.3 × 17.9 cm (11 9/16 × 7 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1881
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Clothing & Apparel\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
James Abram Garfield: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
James Abram Garfield: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Teacher
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Professor\College
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\President of US
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Education\Administrator\College\President
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.300
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery

James Garfield

Artist:
Napoleon Sarony, 9 Mar 1821 - 9 Nov 1896
Sitter:
James Abram Garfield, 19 Nov 1831 - 19 Sep 1881
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 14.8 × 10.2 cm (5 13/16 × 4")
Mount: 16.5 × 10.7 cm (6 1/2 × 4 3/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1880
Topic:
Interior
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Photographic Format\Cabinet card
James Abram Garfield: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
James Abram Garfield: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Teacher
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Professor\College
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\President of US
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Education\Administrator\College\President
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.212
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery

James Garfield

Artist:
Major & Knapp Lithography Company, active 1864 - c.1881
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist
Sitter:
James Abram Garfield, 19 Nov 1831 - 19 Sep 1881
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
24.9cm x 22cm (9 13/16" x 8 11/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1880
Topic:
Clothing & Apparel\Dress Accessory\Tie
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
James Abram Garfield: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
James Abram Garfield: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Teacher
James Abram Garfield: Education\Educator\Professor\College
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\President of US
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Education\Administrator\College\President
James Abram Garfield: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio
James Abram Garfield: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.151
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery

6c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 256
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
unwatermarked paper; ink (dull brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1894
Description:
mint
Object number:
1980.2493.1684
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

6c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 271
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
watermarked paper; ink (dull brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1895
Description:
mint
Object number:
1980.2493.1718
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National Postal Museum

6c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 558
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
paper; ink (red orange); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
November 20, 1922
Description:
mint; perf 11
Object number:
1980.2493.2267
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

6c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 638
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
paper; ink (red orange); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
July 27, 1927
Description:
mint; perf 11 x 10.5
Object number:
1980.2493.2402
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National Postal Museum

6c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 723
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
paper; ink (deep orange); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 18, 1932
Description:
mint; vertical perf 10
Object number:
1980.2493.2568
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

20c Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 825
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
unwatermarked paper; ink (bright blue green); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
November 10, 1938
Description:
mint; perf 11 x 10.5
Object number:
1980.2493.2759
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

President Garfield [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Cook, Mae 1881-1951
Subject:
Garfield, James A
Type:
Photograph
Notes:
On photo mount label: M.E. Cook. President Garfield. Columbus, Ohio State Office Building, bronze. Rec'd from Miss M. E. Cook. Classification Number: 282/C. Accession: 187198. Lantern slide: E122856.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust
Occupation--Political--President
Image number:
SSC S0000462
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Photograph Archives
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

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James A. Garfield Commemorative Token

Depicted:
Garfield, James A.
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; in
Object Name:
medal, political
Description (Brief):
This token was made by the Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut during the early 20th century. The Scovill Company was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer and is still in business today. Scovill was an early industrial American innovator, adapting armory manufacturing processes to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, and political tokens.
Obverse: Bust of James Garfield facing right. Legend: 20TH PRESIDENT, U.S.A./ 1881-DIED/ ASSASSINATED/ JAMES A. GARFIELD.
Reverse: "TEACHER PRESIDENT"/ "NOT A MAN OF IRON, BUT OF LIVE OAK"/ MAJ. GEN. IN CIVIL WAR CONGRESSMAN/ ASSASSINATED SIX MONTHS AFTER INAUGURATION.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Industry & Manufacturing
Government, Politics, and Reform
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
ID Number:
1981.0296.1287
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1287
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Additional Online Media:

James A. Garfield Commemorative Token

Depicted:
Garfield, James A.
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company
Measurements:
overall: 2.6 cm; 1 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Description (Brief):
This commemorative token was made by the Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut during the mid-20th century. The Scovill Company was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer and is still in business today. Scovill was an early industrial American innovator, adapting armory manufacturing processes to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, and campaign medals.
Obverse: Bust of James A. Garfield facing right. The legend reads: 20th PRESIDENT, U.S.A./1881-DIED/ASSASINATED/JAMES A GARFIELD.
Reverse: The legend reads: "TEACHER PRESIDENT'/MAJ. GEN IN CIVIL WAR/ CONGRESSMAN/ ASSASSINATED SIX MOTHS AFTER INAUGURATION/'NOT A MAN OF IRON, BUT OF LIVE OAK.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
ID Number:
1981.0296.1653
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1653
Accession number:
1981.0296
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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6c Garfield with Kansas overprint single

Scott Catalogue USA 664
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
paper; ink (red orange); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Kansas
United States of America
Date:
May 1, 1929
Description:
mint; perf 11 x 10.5
Object number:
1980.2493.2451
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum

5c gray brown Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 205
Printer:
American Bank Note Company
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
soft porous paper; ink (gray brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1882
Description:
mint; perf 12
Object number:
1980.2493.1085
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum

5c Garfield Specimen overprint single

Scott Catalogue USA 205S
Printer:
American Bank Note Company
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
paper; ink (yellow brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1882
Description:
mint; perf 12
Object number:
1980.2493.1089
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum

5c indigo Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 216
Printer:
American Bank Note Company
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
soft porous paper; ink (indigo) / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1888
Description:
unused; perf 12
Object number:
1980.2493.1538
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

6c brown red Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 224
Printer:
American Bank Note Company
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
soft porous paper; ink (brown red) / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1890
Description:
mint
Object number:
1980.2493.1576
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

6c James A. Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 282
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
watermarked paper; ink (lake); gum / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1898
Description:
mint
Object number:
1980.2493.1771
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National Postal Museum Collection
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National Postal Museum

6c James A. Garfield single

Scott Catalogue USA 305
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Depicts:
James Abram Garfield, American, 1831 - 1881
Medium:
watermarked paper; ink (claret); gum / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Description:
mint
Object number:
1980.2493.2035
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum

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