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Folder 15 American Philosophical Society, 1892-1906

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary  Search this
Container:
Box 4 of 192
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 31, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Correspondence
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Correspondence
Correspondence / Series 1: General Incoming Correspondence, 1888-1927. Arranged Alphabetically. / Box 4
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Some words from the Andagueda dialect of the Choco stock by Daniel G. Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Daniel G (Daniel Garrison) 1837-1899 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n78096900 http://viaf.org/viaf/24674392  Search this
Physical description:
pages 401-415 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1895
Topic:
Choco languages  Search this
Matagalpa language  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_962688

Year book - The American Philosophical Society

Title:
Yearbook - American Philosophical Society
Author:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Subject:
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
v. 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1937
Topic:
Science  Search this
Call number:
Q11.P5 A51y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_61682

John Vaughan

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John Vaughan, 15 Jan 1756 - 30 Dec 1841  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1823
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
John Vaughan: Male  Search this
John Vaughan: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
John Vaughan: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
John Vaughan: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Wine merchant  Search this
John Vaughan: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Society  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.P.43
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EDAN-URL:
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Simon Newcomb

Artist:
Charles Harold L. MacDonald, 1861 - 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Simon Newcomb, 12 Mar 1835 - 11 Jul 1909  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1909
Topic:
Simon Newcomb: Male  Search this
Simon Newcomb: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Simon Newcomb: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
Simon Newcomb: Science and Technology\Scientist\Scientific Theorist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.P.10
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EDAN-URL:
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Washington as a Roman

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
10cm x 9cm (3 15/16" x 3 9/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
BP 31(#5)
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St George Peale

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
St George Peale, 1745 - 1778  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
14.8cm x 9.5cm (5 13/16" x 3 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1778
Topic:
St George Peale: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
B:P31-2 NO.18
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Marquis De Lafayette

Artist:
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, active c. 1785 - present  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Marquis de Lafayette, 6 Sep 1757 - 20 May 1834  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic medallion; jasper
Dimensions:
7.5cm x 5.8cm x 1.2cm (2 15/16" x 2 5/16" x 1/2"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Marquis de Lafayette: Male  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.S.59
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
White metal
Dimensions:
37cm x 40cm x 22.5cm (14 9/16" x 15 3/4" x 8 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
19th Century
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.S.71
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm434463cfd-9a5e-4a39-9d46-c01c0dce30f6
EDAN-URL:
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Nicholas Cochin, 1715 - 1790  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Carved ivory
Dimensions:
19.5cm x 5.5cm x 5.5cm (7 11/16" x 2 3/16" x 2 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1778
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.S.72
Restrictions & Rights:
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Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Ink and watercolor
Dimensions:
11cm x 8.5cm (4 5/16" x 3 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1800-1810
Topic:
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
1974:1464(1)
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George Washington (Athenaeum type)

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.1cm x 61.6cm (29 3/16" x 24 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1797
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.P.25
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EDAN-URL:
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George Washington

Artist:
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, active c. 1785 - present  Search this
Copy after:
Pierre Simon Benjamin Duvivier, 1730 - 1819  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic medallion; jasper
Dimensions:
12.7cm x 9cm x 2cm (5" x 3 9/16" x 13/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Medallion  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.S.41
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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John Quincy Adams

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Pietro Cardelli, 1776 - 1822  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
52cm x 35.5cm x 25cm (20 1/2" x 14" x 9 13/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1832
Topic:
John Quincy Adams: Male  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
PA150002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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John Kintzing Kane

Artist:
Thomas Hicks, 18 Oct 1823 - 8 Oct 1890  Search this
Sitter:
John Kintzing Kane, 1795 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.1cm x 73.4cm (33 1/8" x 28 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1858-1859
Topic:
John Kintzing Kane: Male  Search this
John Kintzing Kane: Law and Law Enforcement\Jurist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.P.54
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EDAN-URL:
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William Augustine Washington

Artist:
Titian Ramsay Peale II, 17 Nov 1799 - 13 Mar 1885  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
William Augustine Washington, 1752 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
9.2cm x 9.2cm (3 5/8" x 3 5/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1849-1873
Topic:
William Augustine Washington: Male  Search this
William Augustine Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
BP 31 15A
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Mitchele Louis

Artist:
Titian Ramsay Peale II, 17 Nov 1799 - 13 Mar 1885  Search this
Sitter:
Mitchele Louis  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
23.3cm x 14cm (9 3/16" x 5 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1829
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
BP31 156#44
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4df146cf1-fc0b-43ad-8d5e-4f493a80d29c
EDAN-URL:
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Joel Roberts Poinsett

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Joel Roberts Poinsett, 2 Mar 1779 - 12 Dec 1851  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.3cm x 62.9cm (30 1/16" x 24 3/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1840
Topic:
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Male  Search this
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Botanist  Search this
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Joel Roberts Poinsett: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.P.36
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St George Peale

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
St George Peale, 1745 - 1778  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
14.8cm x 9.5cm (5 13/16" x 3 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1778
Topic:
St George Peale: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
B:P31-2 NO.19
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Two Lovers

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
15.4cm x 9.8cm (6 1/16" x 3 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1767
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
PA150108
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