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Frederick Douglass at an Outdoor Abolitionist Meeting, Cazenovia, New York

Artist:
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 26 Oct 1801 - 14 Oct 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Emily Catherine Edmonson, 1835 - 1895  Search this
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Mary Edmonson, 1832 - 1853  Search this
Gerrit Smith, 6 Mar 1797 - 28 Dec 1874  Search this
Samuel Joseph May, 21 Jun 1816 - 17 Sep 1892  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin, 1819 - 1855  Search this
James Caleb Jackson, 28 Mar 1811 - 1895  Search this
Unidentified Group  Search this
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 26 Oct 1801 - 14 Oct 1874  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Madison\Cazenovia
Date:
1850
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Male  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Literature\Writer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Male  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Ezra Greenleaf Weld: Male  Search this
Ezra Greenleaf Weld: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Samuel Joseph May: Male  Search this
Samuel Joseph May: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Samuel Joseph May: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Female  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Female  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Female  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
James Caleb Jackson: Male  Search this
James Caleb Jackson: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
James Caleb Jackson: Communications\Journalist\Editor  Search this
James Caleb Jackson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Madison County (NY) Historical Society
Object number:
NY990252
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Fugitive Slave Law Convention, Cazenovia, New York

Alternate Title:
Emily Edmonson; Frederick Douglass; Mary Edmonson; Unidentified Group
Artist:
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 26 Oct 1801 - 14 Oct 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Emily Catherine Edmonson, 1835 - 1895  Search this
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Mary Edmonson, 1832 - 1853  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
6.7 x 5.4cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Madison\Cazenovia
Date:
Aug 22, 1850
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Male  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Female  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Female  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum
Object number:
84.XT.1582.5
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Usage conditions apply
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Gerrit Smith

Artist:
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 26 Oct 1801 - 14 Oct 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Gerrit Smith, 6 Mar 1797 - 28 Dec 1874  Search this
Medium:
Two-thirds plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 14 x 10.8 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4")
Case Open: 15.2 x 24.1 x 1.2 cm (6 x 9 1/2 x 1/2")
Case Closed: 15.2 x 12.1 x 1.8 cm (6 x 4 3/4 x 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1854
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
Gerrit Smith: Male  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Literature\Writer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
NPG.80.118
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Susan B. Anthony

Artist:
Theodore C. Marceau, 28 May 1859 - 22 Jun 1922  Search this
Sitter:
Susan Brownell Anthony, 15 Feb 1820 - 13 Mar 1906  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 18.5 × 12.4 cm (7 5/16 × 4 7/8")
Mount: 27.3 × 19.7 cm (10 3/4 × 7 3/4")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Monroe\Rochester
Date:
1898
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Female  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Literature\Writer  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  Search this
Susan Brownell Anthony: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Feminist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.255
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.255

Charles Sumner

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Publisher:
E. & H. T. Anthony & Company, active 1852 - 1901  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.6 × 5.6 cm (3 3/8 × 2 3/16")
Mount: 10.2 × 6.1 cm (4 × 2 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Container\Inkwell  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Charles Sumner: Male  Search this
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Charles Sumner: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. F.B. Wilde
Object number:
NPG.83.284.50
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b244d7f1-ed50-4aa1-ac14-20b4209a0ba9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.284.50

Daniel Webster

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:
Daniel Webster, 18 Jan 1782 - 24 Oct 1852  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 21.5 x 16.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/2")
Case Open: 25.5 x 40.8 x 1 cm (10 1/16 x 16 1/16 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 25.5 x 20.4 x 1.9 cm (10 1/16 x 8 1/16 x 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1846
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Daniel Webster: Male  Search this
Daniel Webster: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New Hampshire  Search this
Daniel Webster: Education\Orator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.93
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Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.93

Dorothea Lynde Dix

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothea Lynde Dix, 4 Apr 1802 - 18 Jul 1887  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 14 x 10.8cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4")
Case Open: 15.4 x 24.4 x 1.3cm (6 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1849
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Container\Inkwell  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Female  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Health and Medicine\Nurse  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.261
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm450453c3b-6af5-4046-ae0a-f105b4dbc4b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.261

Men of Progress

Artist:
Christian Schussele, 16 Apr 1824 - 1879  Search this
Sitter:
William Thomas Green Morton, 9 Aug 1819 - 15 Jul 1868  Search this
James Bogardus, 14 Mar 1800 - 13 Apr 1874  Search this
Samuel Colt, 19 Jul 1814 - 10 Jan 1862  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick, 15 Feb 1809 - 13 May 1884  Search this
Joseph Saxton, 22 Mar 1799 - 26 Oct 1873  Search this
Charles Goodyear, 29 Dec 1800 - 1 Jul 1860  Search this
Peter Cooper, 12 Feb 1791 - 4 Apr 1883  Search this
Jordan Lawrence Mott, 12 Oct 1799 - 1866  Search this
Joseph Henry, 17 Dec 1797 - 13 May 1878  Search this
Eliphalet Nott, 25 Jun 1773 - 29 Jan 1866  Search this
John Ericsson, 31 Jul 1803 - 8 Mar 1889  Search this
Frederick Ellsworth Sickels, 20 Sep 1819 - 8 Mar 1895  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Henry Burden, 22 Apr 1791 - 19 Jan 1871  Search this
Richard March Hoe, 19 Jul 1815 - 13 Sep 1884  Search this
Erastus Brigham Bigelow, 2 Apr 1814 - 6 Dec 1879  Search this
Isaiah Jennings, 1792 - 1862  Search this
Thomas Blanchard, 24 Jun 1788 - 16 Apr 1864  Search this
Elias Howe, 9 Jul 1819 - 3 Oct 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 128.3 x 190.5 x 5.1cm (50 1/2 x 75 x 2")
Frame: 162.6 x 225.7 x 12.7cm (64 x 88 7/8 x 5")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1862
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Artwork\Portrait  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Pistol  Search this
Artist's Effects\Architectural drawing  Search this
Equipment\Patent model  Search this
Isaiah Jennings: Male  Search this
Isaiah Jennings: Health and Medicine\Dentist  Search this
Isaiah Jennings: Science and Technology\Inventor\Dental  Search this
Isaiah Jennings: Science and Technology\Inventor\Firearms  Search this
Joseph Henry: Male  Search this
Joseph Henry: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Joseph Henry: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Joseph Henry: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
Elias Howe: Male  Search this
Elias Howe: Science and Technology\Inventor\Sewing machine  Search this
Elias Howe: Crafts and Trades\Machinist  Search this
William Thomas Green Morton: Male  Search this
William Thomas Green Morton: Literature\Writer\Medical  Search this
William Thomas Green Morton: Science and Technology\Inventor\Medical  Search this
William Thomas Green Morton: Health and Medicine\Dentist  Search this
William Thomas Green Morton: Health and Medicine\Physician\Anaesthetist  Search this
Charles Goodyear: Male  Search this
Charles Goodyear: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Charles Goodyear: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Rubber  Search this
Charles Goodyear: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Retailer  Search this
James Bogardus: Male  Search this
James Bogardus: Visual Arts\Artist\Medalist  Search this
James Bogardus: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
James Bogardus: Science and Technology\Engineer\Structural  Search this
Joseph Saxton: Male  Search this
Joseph Saxton: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Joseph Saxton: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Clockmaker  Search this
Jordan Lawrence Mott: Male  Search this
Jordan Lawrence Mott: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Jordan Lawrence Mott: Visual Arts\Art Patron  Search this
Jordan Lawrence Mott: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Male  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Historical Society\President  Search this
Henry Burden: Male  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Henry Burden: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Henry Burden: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Metalworker\Ironmaster  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Transportation\Shipbuilder  Search this
Erastus Brigham Bigelow: Male  Search this
Erastus Brigham Bigelow: Science and Technology\Inventor\Loom  Search this
Erastus Brigham Bigelow: Education\Founder\Technical institute  Search this
Samuel Colt: Male  Search this
Samuel Colt: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Colt: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Firearms  Search this
Thomas Blanchard: Male  Search this
Thomas Blanchard: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Richard March Hoe: Male  Search this
Richard March Hoe: Science and Technology\Inventor\Press  Search this
Frederick Ellsworth Sickels: Male  Search this
Frederick Ellsworth Sickels: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Frederick Ellsworth Sickels: Science and Technology\Engineer\Structural  Search this
Frederick Ellsworth Sickels: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil\Bridge builder  Search this
Eliphalet Nott: Male  Search this
Eliphalet Nott: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Eliphalet Nott: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Eliphalet Nott: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  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
John Ericsson: Male  Search this
John Ericsson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
John Ericsson: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
John Ericsson: Science and Technology\Engineer\Marine  Search this
John Ericsson: Business and Finance\Transportation\Shipbuilder  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Male  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Education\Founder\College  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telegraph  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Gallery of Art; gift of the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, 1942
Object number:
NPG.65.60
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 120
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.60

Martin Hans Boye

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Hans Boyè, 6 Dec 1812 - 1909  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
6.0 x 7.3 cm., 1/6 plate
Type:
Photograph
Date:
6 Dec 1841
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Male  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: George Eastman Museum
Website: www.eastman.org
Object number:
NY990215
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990215

Martin Hans Boye

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Hans Boyè, 6 Dec 1812 - 1909  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
12.1 x 10.9 cm., 1/4 plate
Type:
Photograph
Date:
6 Dec 1841
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Tool  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Equipment\Laboratory Equipment\Beaker  Search this
Equipment  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Male  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: George Eastman Museum
Website: www.eastman.org
Object number:
NY990218
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e6f9d1a5-eb57-4dd6-a78c-9fb0088692cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990218

Martin Hans Boye

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Hans Boyè, 6 Dec 1812 - 1909  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1841
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Male  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: George Eastman Museum
Website: www.eastman.org
Object number:
NY990219
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm417473538-5996-441a-95da-68df5a36076e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990219

Martin Hans Boye

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Hans Boyè, 6 Dec 1812 - 1909  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Male  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Martin Hans Boyè: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Website: www.hsp.org/
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/collections/special-collectio
Object number:
PA280786
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4da40440e-a9ed-440f-b32f-a9577ee05336
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA280786

James Curtis Booth

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
James Curtis Booth, 1810 - 1888  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
James Curtis Booth: Male  Search this
James Curtis Booth: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Descendant(s) of the Sitter
Object number:
PC991147
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40f4d5250-98ac-4454-b9ab-ddb7da1a2eca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991147

Charles John Biddle

Artist:
Robert Cornelius, 01 Mar 1809 - 10 Aug 1893  Search this
Sitter:
Charles John Biddle, 1819 - 1873  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
8.1 × 7 cm (3 3/16 × 2 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Charles John Biddle: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
PC991149
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ebf23032-8011-49d0-91c4-2285346e5923
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991149

George Lippard

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Lippard, 10 Apr 1822 - 9 Feb 1854  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/plate (sight): 10.7 x 8.2 cm. (4 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Stole  Search this
Religious\Cross  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Costume\Robe  Search this
Cased object  Search this
George Lippard: Male  Search this
George Lippard: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
George Lippard: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.106
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c5457823-23a6-4059-a967-22dce58a3eb8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.106

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:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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

Henry Richard Meade with unknown young man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Studio:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Richard Meade, c. 1795/6 - c. 1874  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight (oval): 9 × 12.1 cm (3 9/16 × 4 3/4")
Mat (brass): 10.5 × 13.7 cm (4 1/8 × 5 3/8")
Case open: 24.7 × 15.2 × 1.2 cm (9 3/4 × 6 × 1/2")
Case closed: 12.3 × 15.2 × 1.9 cm (4 13/16 × 6 × 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1848
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Game\Chess set  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Henry Richard Meade: Male  Search this
Henry Richard Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
S/NPG.85.237
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dee652c8-ba78-4337-99e3-8ad7ac7b202d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.85.237
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Jefferson Davis

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Jefferson Davis, 3 Jun 1808 - 6 Dec 1889  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Sight: 8.5 x 6.5cm (3 3/8 x 2 9/16")
Case Open: 12.1 x 9.5 x 1.3cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1846
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Male  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Military\Soldier  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Confederate President  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Mississippi  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Governor\Mississippi  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Albert F. Ganier, Jr., Mrs. E.C. Notebaert and Roger Ganier
Object number:
NPG.86.160
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4684330a9-7295-405b-8f66-a93a0a0f4029
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.160

Howard Archibald Rusk

Artist:
Miriam Troop, 27 Apr 1917 - 19 Nov 2016  Search this
Sitter:
Howard Archibald Rusk, 9 Apr 1901 - 4 Nov 1989  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 33 × 28 cm (13 × 11")
Sheet: 35.8 × 28 cm (14 1/8 × 11")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1972
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Telephone  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Howard Archibald Rusk: Male  Search this
Howard Archibald Rusk: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.88.218
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Miriam Troop
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ad2bd356-f98f-485a-85fd-9881c15161dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.88.218

Lester Horton

Artist:
Bob Willoughby, 30 Jun 1927 - 18 Dec 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Lester Horton, 26 Jan 1906 - 2 Nov 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 29.5 x 27 cm (11 5/8 x 10 5/8")
Sheet: 34.6 x 27 cm (13 5/8 x 10 5/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
1953
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Interior\Studio\Dance  Search this
Lester Horton: Male  Search this
Lester Horton: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Lester Horton: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Bob and Dorothy Willoughby
Object number:
S/NPG.2007.204
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Bob Willoughby
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f8b447f5-622f-439a-be60-435826d701ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2007.204
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