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John Draper

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
John William Draper, 5 May 1811 - 4 Jan 1882  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate ambrotype
Dimensions:
Image (oval): 12 × 8.7 cm (4 3/4 × 3 7/16")
Case Closed: 15.9 × 12.1 × 2.9 cm (6 1/4 × 4 3/4 × 1 1/8")
Case Open: 15.9 × 24.3 × 1.5 cm (6 1/4 × 9 9/16 × 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1856
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
John William Draper: Male  Search this
John William Draper: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
John William Draper: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
John William Draper: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
John William Draper: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
John William Draper: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
John William Draper: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian\Historiographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; conservation made possible by a grant from the Smithsonian's Collections Care and Preservation Fund
Object number:
NPG.2010.33
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dfe2ff1f-97b6-431c-b91a-ef9b5b4e4b8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.33

Blacksnake

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
Fenimore C. Flint, 21 Mar 1856 - 30 Mar 1933  Search this
Sitter:
Blacksnake, c. 1753 - 1859  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 9 × 7 cm (3 9/16 × 2 3/4")
Case Open: 12 × 19 × 1 cm (4 3/4 × 7 1/2 × 3/8")
Case Closed: 12 × 9.4 × 1.6 cm (4 3/4 × 3 11/16 × 5/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Blacksnake: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2010.24
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm457e53c62-e81f-4bb5-9636-e019daed4f6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.24

Lucretia Coffin Mott

Artist:
Marcus Aurelius Root, 1808 - 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Lucretia Coffin Mott, 3 Jan 1793 - 11 Nov 1880  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.6 x 8.9 cm (4 9/16 x 3 1/2")
Plate: 14 x 10.7 cm (5 1/2 x 4 3/16")
Case Open: 15 x 23.2 x 1 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 15 x 11.8 x 2.3 cm (5 7/8 x 4 5/8 x 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1851
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Female  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Feminist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Women's rights advocate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution Conservation made possible by a grant from the Smithsonian's Collections Care and Preservation Fund
Object number:
NPG.2009.32
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4225a35a9-9bd6-46e3-bb06-5ffeac9d961f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.32

Horatio Greenough

Attribution:
John Adams Whipple, 10 Sep 1822 - 10 Apr 1891  Search this
Sitter:
Horatio Greenough, 6 Sep 1805 - 18 Dec 1852  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 6.6 x 5.3 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/16")
Plate: 7.7 x 6.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/2")
Case Open: 9.5 x 17 x 0.9 cm (3 3/4 x 6 11/16 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 9.5 x 8.4 x 1.8 cm (3 3/4 x 3 5/16 x 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1852
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Horatio Greenough: Male  Search this
Horatio Greenough: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2010.20
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47f417af6-339c-4c6b-9f1c-80c357e5c957
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.20

Edward Thompson Taylor

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Thompson Taylor, 25 Dec 1793 - 5 Apr 1871  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.4 x 8.6 cm (4 1/2 x 3 3/8")
Plate: 13.4 x 10 cm (5 1/4 x 3 15/16")
Case Open: 15.8 x 25 x 1.2 cm (6 1/4 x 9 13/16 x 1/2")
Case Closed: 15.8 x 12.5 x 2.4 cm (6 1/4 x 4 15/16 x 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1853
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Edward Thompson Taylor: Male  Search this
Edward Thompson Taylor: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Edward Thompson Taylor: Religion and Spirituality\Preacher  Search this
Edward Thompson Taylor: Education\Orator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2010.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm400318952-d83d-456a-9430-9c04a6cbc1bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.4

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
George Clark, active 1853 - 1860  Search this
Copy after:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Ambrotype campaign pin
Dimensions:
Image: 4.8 x 3.5cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/8")
Mount: 6.4 x 5.3cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/16")
Case: 6.4 x 5.4cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1860
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2007.194
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45df8fd1e-317c-4adc-a6ba-1c0064a19aa9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2007.194

Peter Cooper and Family

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Peter Cooper, 12 Feb 1791 - 4 Apr 1883  Search this
Sarah Bedell Cooper, 1793 - 1869  Search this
Sarah Amelia Cooper Hewitt, 1830 - 1912  Search this
Edward Cooper, 26 Oct 1824 - 25 Feb 1905  Search this
Medium:
Two-thirds plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 12.6 x 9.4 cm (4 15/16 x 3 11/16")
Plate [sight]: 16.5 x 13.5 cm (6 1/2 x 5 5/16")
Case Open: 18 x 30.2 cm (7 1/16 x 11 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Sarah Bedell Cooper: Female  Search this
Sarah Bedell Cooper: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Sarah Amelia Cooper Hewitt: Female  Search this
Sarah Amelia Cooper Hewitt: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Peter Cooper: Male  Search this
Peter Cooper: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Peter Cooper: Education\Founder\School  Search this
Peter Cooper: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Peter Cooper: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Peter Cooper: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Peter Cooper: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Edward Cooper: Male  Search this
Edward Cooper: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Edward Cooper: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\New York, NY  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.86
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e0a22230-c2f0-4466-8dd4-39a67c59c4d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.86
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George Steers

Artist:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Sitter:
George Steers, 15 Aug 1819 - 25 Sep 1856  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.7 x 8.7 cm (4 5/8 x 3 7/16")
Plate [sight]: 14.1 x 10.8 cm (5 9/16 x 4 1/4")
Case Open: 15.5 x 24.2 cm (6 1/8 x 9 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1852
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
George Steers: Male  Search this
George Steers: Visual Arts\Architect\Naval architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Robert Shimshak
Object number:
NPG.83.253
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49bfa7f1d-35ea-486a-9ed8-85065d301c48
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.253

Robert Dale Owen

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Dale Owen, 9 Nov 1801 - 24 Jun 1877  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 6.6 × 5.3 cm (2 5/8 × 2 1/16")
Case Open: 9.5 × 16.5 × 0.7 cm (3 3/4 × 6 1/2 × 1/4")
Case Closed: 9.5 × 8.2 × 1.4 cm (3 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Male  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Literature\Writer  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Indiana  Search this
Robert Dale Owen: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Indiana  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Andrew Oliver
Object number:
NPG.79.170
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4312a8916-495a-4ad9-8fde-27faa9b30362
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.170
Online Media:

Henry William Mathew Meade

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (oval): 8.9 × 6.3 cm (3 1/2 × 2 1/2")
Mat (brass): 10.5 × 8 cm (4 1/8 × 3 1/8")
Case open: 12 × 19.7 × 1 cm (4 3/4 × 7 3/4 × 3/8")
Case closed: 12 × 9.9 × 1.8 cm (4 3/4 × 3 7/8 × 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1848
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Male  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
NPG.85.233
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42afe595d-c3ac-442a-abc4-46c930e99b6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.233

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, 14 Jun 1811 - 1 Jul 1896  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image (sight): 5.7 x 4.3cm (2 1/4 x 1 11/16")
Open half-case: 9.5 x 8.3cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1852
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cloak  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Female  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bc8baa3b-2f84-4b46-92bf-26c3d9243b28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.23
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Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Fuller Channing Loring, 23 May 1844 - 08 Jan 1932  Search this
Walter Channing, 13 Apr 1849 - 1921  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 22 Dec 1823 - 9 May 1911  Search this
Caroline Sturgis Channing Cabot, 15 Apr 1846 - 26 Jan 1917  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 13.7 x 10.8cm (5 3/8 x 4 1/4")
Case Open: 15.2 x 24.6 x 1.3cm (6 x 9 11/16 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1853
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Male  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Margaret Fuller Channing Loring: Female  Search this
Walter Channing: Male  Search this
Caroline Sturgis Channing Cabot: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Katie Louchheim
Object number:
NPG.84.265
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49ed2a68d-86e0-4009-a753-d7e5011a474c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.84.265

Unidentified Man

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Former attribution:
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (oval): 12.1 × 8.9 cm (4 3/4 × 3 1/2")
Mat (brass): 13.6 × 10.5 cm (5 3/8 × 4 1/8")
Case open: 15.1 × 24.7 × 1.3 cm (5 15/16 × 9 3/4 × 1/2")
Case closed: 15.1 × 12.3 × 1.9 cm (5 15/16 × 4 13/16 × 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
NPG.85.183
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm426c1ff88-7d77-4335-8575-37941293815e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.183

Henry William Mathew Meade (with Sarah A. Meserole Meade)

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Sarah A. Meserole Meade, 06 Mar 1831 - 03 Mar 1904  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (oval): 6 × 4.8 cm (2 3/8 × 1 7/8")
Mat (brass): 8.1 × 6.7 cm (3 3/16 × 2 5/8")
Case open: 9.4 × 16.7 × 1 cm (3 11/16 × 6 9/16 × 3/8")
Case closed: 9.4 × 8.5 × 1.8 cm (3 11/16 × 3 3/8 × 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1853
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Container\Basket  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Male  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Sarah A. Meserole Meade: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
NPG.85.188
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47970970e-866f-4d67-953c-70dab5eb1b8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.188

Jenny Lind

Artist:
Thomas Faris, 1814 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Jenny Lind, 6 Oct 1821 - 2 Nov 1887  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Plate: 8.2 x 6.9cm (3 1/4 x 2 11/16")
Case Open: 9.2 x 16 x 1cm (3 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Ohio\Hamilton\Cincinnati
Date:
1851
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Jenny Lind: Female  Search this
Jenny Lind: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Jenny Lind: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Jenny Lind: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Soprano  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.95.406
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42a22c87c-997c-46bd-88b4-e1f3ffc1e2bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.406
Online Media:

Jonas Chickering

Artist:
Southworth & Hawes, active 1843 - 1862  Search this
Albert Sands Southworth, 12 Mar 1811 - 3 Mar 1894  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes, 20 Feb 1808 - 7 Aug 1901  Search this
Sitter:
Jonas Chickering, 5 Apr 1798 - 8 Dec 1853  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 20 × 15 cm (7 7/8 × 5 7/8")
Frame: 31.1 × 25.7 × 2.5 cm (12 1/4 × 10 1/8 × 1")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1853
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Jonas Chickering: Male  Search this
Jonas Chickering: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Jonas Chickering: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Piano  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.95.177
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44b37acc1-49c7-4842-99db-24278829e8d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.177
Online Media:

George Bancroft

Artist:
John Jabez Edwin Mayall, 17 Sept 1813 - 1901  Search this
Sitter:
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype with applied color
Dimensions:
Image: 12.5 x 9.1 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16")
Plate [sight]: 15.4 x 11.9 cm (6 1/16 x 4 11/16")
Case Open: 16.8 x 26.5 cm (6 5/8 x 10 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lester Tuchman
Object number:
NPG.79.214
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bdbc0a48-9098-4f1d-9a46-4c0df432fe4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.214
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Charles Richard Meade

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 6.4 × 5.1 cm (2 1/2 × 2")
Mat (brass): 8 × 6.6 cm (3 1/8 × 2 5/8")
Case open: 9.4 × 16.6 × 1 cm (3 11/16 × 6 9/16 × 3/8")
Case closed: 9.4 × 8.4 × 1.9 cm (3 11/16 × 3 5/16 × 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1853
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Charles Richard Meade: Male  Search this
Charles Richard Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
NPG.85.187
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm451c0865c-c31f-4b59-ab30-d9f30e4b36c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.187

Henry William Mathew Meade

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 27 Jan 1865  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (oval): 8.9 × 6.3 cm (3 1/2 × 2 1/2")
Mat (brass): 10.6 × 8.1 cm (4 3/16 × 3 3/16")
Case open: 12.1 × 19.4 × 2 cm (4 3/4 × 7 5/8 × 13/16")
Case closed: 12.1 × 9.7 × 1.8 cm (4 3/4 × 3 13/16 × 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1848
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Male  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
NPG.85.234
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ee2497e7-e7dc-4052-87f4-58288dfe05f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.234

Chester Alan Arthur

Artist:
Rufus P. Anson, 1821 - 21 Mar 1886  Search this
Sitter:
Chester Alan Arthur, 5 Oct 1829 - 18 Nov 1886  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
8.1cm x 6.8cm (3 3/16" x 2 11/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1858
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Male  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ec067e57-fd9a-4866-a10b-32a1c994d272
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.19
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