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Roald Amundsen

Artist:
Oscar Edward Cesare, 1885 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Roald Amundsen, 1872 - 1928  Search this
Medium:
Chinese white and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 26.5cm x 20.7cm (10 7/16" x 8 1/8")
Sheet: 28.1cm x 22.5cm (11 1/16" x 8 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1923
Topic:
Roald Amundsen: Male  Search this
Roald Amundsen: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Roald Amundsen: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Valentine Cesare
Object number:
S/NPG.92.102
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Elisha Kent Kane

Artist:
Giuseppe Fagnani, 24 Dec 1819 - 22 May 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Elisha Kent Kane, 3 Feb 1820 - 16 Feb 1857  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76cm x 63.5cm (29 15/16" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1857
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Male  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.68.45
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Vilhjalmur Stefansson

Artist:
Emanuel Otto Hahn, 1881 - 1951  Search this
Foundry:
Artcast Inc.  Search this
Sitter:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 3 Nov 1879 - 26 Aug 1962  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
41.8cm (16 7/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Canadian  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: European\Scandinavian  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: American  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1980 cast after 1929 original
Topic:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Male  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Cartographer  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the National Geographic Society
Object number:
NPG.80.137
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Elisha Kent Kane

Artist:
C. Kuhn, acitve c. 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Elisha Kent Kane, 3 Feb 1820 - 16 Feb 1857  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with tintstone on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 37.5 x 30.7cm (14 3/4 x 12 1/16")
Sheet: 51.8 x 41.7cm (20 3/8 x 16 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1857
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Male  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.48
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Robert Edwin Peary

Artist:
Arthur Radclyffe Dugmore, 1870 - 1955  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Medium:
Gum platinum print
Dimensions:
24.1cm x 20cm (9 1/2" x 7 7/8"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.204
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Robert Edwin Peary

Artist:
George N. Rockwood, 1833 - 1911  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
14cm x 9.9cm (5 1/2" x 3 7/8"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1896
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.74
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Elisha Kent Kane

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Elisha Kent Kane, 3 Feb 1820 - 16 Feb 1857  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.8 x 5.3cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/16")
Mount: 10.1 x 6.2cm (4 x 2 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1861
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Male  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.39
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Elisha Kent Kane

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Elisha Kent Kane, 3 Feb 1820 - 16 Feb 1857  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate ambrotype
Dimensions:
Image: 7.6 x 6.6cm (3 x 2 5/8")(sight)
Case Open: 9.4 x 16.2 x 0.9cm (3 11/16 x 6 3/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 9.4 x 8.1 x 1.8cm (3 11/16 x 3 3/16 x 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Male  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.38
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Mortals and Immortals

Title:
Robert Edwin Peary
Artist:
Carlo de Fornaro, 1871 - 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Frederick Albert Cook, 10 Jun 1865 - 5 Aug 1940  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Commercial relief print on paper
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1911
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Print  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bear  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Frederick Albert Cook: Male  Search this
Frederick Albert Cook: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Frederick Albert Cook: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.117.o
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Robert Edwin Peary

Artist:
Albert Jasper Ludwig Operti, 1852 - 1927  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
45.7cm x 37cm (18" x 14 9/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
Nature & Environment\Snow  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.264
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Robert Edwin Peary

Artist:
Antonio Cassinelli, active 1880s  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 9cm x 13.5cm (3 9/16" x 5 5/16")
Mount: 25.4cm x 20.4cm (10" x 8 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
Nicaragua
Date:
1884-1885
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Interior\Studio  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Pistol  Search this
Weapon\Knife\Dagger  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.95.104
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Amelia Earhart (with George Palmer Putnam)

Artist:
Underwood & Underwood, active 1880 - c. 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Amelia Mary Earhart, 24 Jul 1897 - c. 2 Jul 1937  Search this
George Palmer Putnam, 1887 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 23.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/16")
Sheet: 24.9 x 19.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 11/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
Jun 22, 1932
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Corsage  Search this
Amelia Mary Earhart: Female  Search this
Amelia Mary Earhart: Science and Technology\Aviator  Search this
George Palmer Putnam: Male  Search this
George Palmer Putnam: Communications\Publisher  Search this
George Palmer Putnam: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of George R. Rinhart, in memory of Joan Rinhart
Object number:
NPG.2011.77.4
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Elisha Kent Kane

Artist:
Thomas Hicks, 18 Oct 1823 - 8 Oct 1890  Search this
Sitter:
Elisha Kent Kane, 3 Feb 1820 - 16 Feb 1857  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 35.9 × 30.8 × 1.7 cm (14 1/8 × 12 1/8 × 11/16")
Frame: 36.8 × 32.1 cm (14 1/2 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lantern  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Interior\Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Male  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Elisha Kent Kane: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.95
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Robert Edwin Peary

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 20.2 x 12.7cm (7 15/16 x 5")
Mount: 33 x 24.5cm (13 x 9 5/8")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908-1909
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Exterior\Ship  Search this
Vehicle\Ship\Deck rail  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Binoculars  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket\Parka  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.93.353
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Mortals and Immortals

Artist:
Carlo de Fornaro, 1871 - 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich, 6 Nov 1841 - 16 Apr 1915  Search this
William Jennings Bryan, 19 Mar 1860 - 26 Jul 1925  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr., 10 May 1841 - 14 May 1918  Search this
Joseph Gurney Cannon, 7 May 1836 - 12 Nov 1926  Search this
Andrew Carnegie, 25 Nov 1835 - 11 Aug 1919  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs, 5 Nov 1855 - 20 Oct 1926  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison, 11 Feb 1847 - 18 Oct 1931  Search this
Samuel Gompers, 27 Jan 1850 - 13 Dec 1924  Search this
William Randolph Hearst, 29 Apr 1863 - 14 Aug 1951  Search this
James Jerome Hill, 16 Sep 1838 - 29 May 1916  Search this
James Weldon Johnson, 17 Jun 1871 - 27 Jun 1938  Search this
Newton Booth Tarkington, 29 Jul 1869 - 19 May 1946  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr., 14 Jun 1855 - 18 Jun 1925  Search this
Jack London, 12 Jan 1876 - 22 Nov 1916  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary, 6 May 1856 - 2 Feb 1920  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr., 8 Jul 1839 - 23 May 1937  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Elihu Root, 15 Feb 1845 - 7 Feb 1937  Search this
William Howard Taft, 15 Sep 1857 - 8 Mar 1930  Search this
Woodrow Wilson, 28 Dec 1856 - 3 Feb 1924  Search this
Medium:
Commercial relief print on paper
Dimensions:
Book: 28 x 22.8 x 0.8 cm (11 x 9 x 5/16")
Culture:
James Weldon Johnson: American\African American  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: European\British\Scottish  Search this
Samuel Gompers: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Book
Date:
1911
Topic:
James Weldon Johnson: Male  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Administrator\School\Principal  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Communications\Translator  Search this
Jack London: Male  Search this
Jack London: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Newton Booth Tarkington: Male  Search this
Newton Booth Tarkington: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Newton Booth Tarkington: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Newton Booth Tarkington: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Male  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Politics and Government\Governor\Wisconsin  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Politics and Government\US Senator\Wisconsin  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Sr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Wisconsin  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr.: Male  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr.: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr.: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr.: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
James Gordon Bennett, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Capitalist  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Male  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Male  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Politics and Government\Governor\New Jersey  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Nobel Prize  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Male  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Male  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Philanthropist  Search this
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Oil  Search this
Elihu Root: Male  Search this
Elihu Root: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Elihu Root: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Elihu Root: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Elihu Root: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Elihu Root: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Trustee  Search this
Elihu Root: Nobel Prize  Search this
Elihu Root: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Think Tank  Search this
William Howard Taft: Male  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Administrator\College\Dean  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\Law  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Male  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Steel  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Communications\Publicist  Search this
Andrew Carnegie: Education\Founder\Library  Search this
Joseph Gurney Cannon: Male  Search this
Joseph Gurney Cannon: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Joseph Gurney Cannon: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Joseph Gurney Cannon: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Male  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
William Jennings Bryan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Nebraska  Search this
James Jerome Hill: Male  Search this
James Jerome Hill: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
James Jerome Hill: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Railroad  Search this
James Jerome Hill: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Shipping  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Male  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Labor leader  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Political activist  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Indiana  Search this
Eugene Victor Debs: Politics and Government\Civil Servant\Firefighter  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Male  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Politics and Government\US Senator\Rhode Island  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Rhode Island  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Grocer  Search this
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Rhode Island  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Samuel Gompers: Male  Search this
Samuel Gompers: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Labor leader  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Male  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Communications\Publisher\Magazine  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
William Randolph Hearst: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.117
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Commodore Peary and Henson at the North Pole

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Unidentified (American)  Search this
Sitter:
Henson  Search this
Robert Edwin Peary  Search this
Medium:
recto: pen and ink, carbon tracing and pencil on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
18 x 23 in. (45.7 x 58.4 cm) irregular
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Occupation\service\policeman  Search this
Occupation\crime\thief  Search this
Landscape\Arctic  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.568R-V
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Vilhjalmur Stefansson

Artist:
Antonio Salemme, 1892 - 2 May 1995  Search this
Foundry:
Laran Bronze  Search this
Sitter:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 3 Nov 1879 - 26 Aug 1962  Search this
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
With Base: 46.7 x 21 x 20.3cm (18 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 8")
Culture:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Canadian  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: European\Scandinavian  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: American  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1928
Topic:
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Male  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Science and Technology\Scientist\Cartographer  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Vilhjalmur Stefansson: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Antonio Salemme Foundation
Object number:
NPG.2011.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2011 Antonio Salemme Foundation
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.2

Matthew A. Henson

Artist:
Winold Reiss, 16 Sep 1886 - 29 Aug 1953  Search this
Sitter:
Matthew Alexander Henson, 8 Aug 1866 - 9 Mar 1955  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on board
Dimensions:
Image: 80 x 59.1cm (31 1/2 x 23 1/4")
Culture:
Matthew Alexander Henson: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1927
Topic:
None  Search this
Matthew Alexander Henson: Male  Search this
Matthew Alexander Henson: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Fisk University
Website: www.fisk.edu
Object number:
TN040004
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_TN040004

Matthew Alexander Henson

Artist:
Alice T. Cafford, born late 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Matthew Alexander Henson, 8 Aug 1866 - 9 Mar 1955  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
59.5cm x 44cm (23 7/16" x 17 5/16"), Sight
Culture:
Matthew Alexander Henson: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1909
Topic:
Matthew Alexander Henson: Male  Search this
Matthew Alexander Henson: Natural Resources\Explorer\Arctic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Website: www.nhm.org/
Object number:
A.6379.73-2
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_A.6379.73-2

George Ahgupuk

Artist:
Ellen Henne Goodale, 1915 - 1991  Search this
Sitter:
George Aden Ahgupuk, 1911 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
Oil on black velvet
Dimensions:
24.7 x 19.5 cm (9 3/4 x 7 11/16" )
Culture:
George Aden Ahgupuk: Native American\Arctic\Eskimo  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943-1991
Topic:
George Aden Ahgupuk: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
George Aden Ahgupuk: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Alaska State Museum
Website: www.museums.state.ak.us/asmhome.html
Object number:
AK020001
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AK020001

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