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Carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Sumner

Photograph by:
Mathew Brady, American, 1822 - 1896  Search this
Printed by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Charles Sumner, American, 1811 - 1874  Search this
Owned by:
Emily Howland, American, 1827 - 1929  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 3/8 × 2 1/8 in. (8.5 × 5.4 cm)
H x W (Image and Mount): 4 × 2 3/8 in. (10.2 × 6.1 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1860s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the National Museum of African American History and Culture shared with the Library of Congress
Object number:
2017.30.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Emily Howland Photograph Album
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5215c2ff3-58b4-4f7c-a782-8a7cf98abd08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.30.1
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Carte-de-visite portrait of Col. Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth

Photograph by:
Mathew Brady, American, 1822 - 1896  Search this
Published by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Col. Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth, American, 1837 - 1861  Search this
Owned by:
Emily Howland, American, 1827 - 1929  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 3/8 × 2 3/16 in. (8.6 × 5.5 cm)
H x W (Image and Sheet): 4 × 2 7/16 in. (10.2 × 6.2 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1861
Topic:
African American  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the National Museum of African American History and Culture shared with the Library of Congress
Object number:
2017.30.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Emily Howland Photograph Album
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57d913afb-9c32-439a-bc5b-178d4058d0b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.30.31
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Cabinet card of Gideon Welles

Photograph by:
Mathew Brady, American, 1822 - 1896  Search this
Subject of:
Gideon Welles, American, 1802 - 1878  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 1/2 × 3 7/16 in. (11.5 × 8.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 6 5/16 × 4 1/8 in. (16.1 × 10.5 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
portraits
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1860-1878
Topic:
African American  Search this
Government  Search this
Military  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.35.2.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58c1213ed-08a6-47ae-a636-d5954dcfda44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.35.2.4
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Lantern slide of the slave dealers, Birch & Co., in Alexandria, Virginia

Photograph by:
Mathew Brady, American, 1822 - 1896  Search this
Manufactured by:
Thomas H. McAllister, American, 1824 - 1898  Search this
Subject of:
Price, Birch & Co., American, 1858 - 1861  Search this
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
albumen, sodium chloride, silver nitrate, glass, metal, ink on paper, adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 2 11/16 × 2 7/8 in. (6.8 × 7.3 cm)
H x W x D (slide and mount): 3 1/4 × 4 1/8 × 1/4 in. (8.2 × 10.5 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
lantern slides
Place captured:
Alexandria, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55fe4cbd7-ff3c-4256-b587-9ed2176f8e9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.6
Online Media:

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