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Brady's Daguerreotypes

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 21.8 × 14.8 cm (8 9/16 × 5 13/16")
Sheet: 24 × 18.6 cm (9 7/16 × 7 5/16")
Mat: 45.8 × 35.6 cm (18 1/16 × 14")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1854
Topic:
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of George S. Whiteley IV
Object number:
AD/NPG.2015.3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm452a631f9-69ce-44b2-90ff-3a0277753b7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2015.3

Brady's National Gallery of Daguerreotypes

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 12.6 × 17.8 cm (4 15/16 × 7")
Sheet: 20.4 × 26.9 cm (8 1/16 × 10 9/16")
Mat: 35.7 × 45.9 cm (14 1/16 × 18 1/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1852
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2015.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a3198dab-56b2-4a53-acdf-2e64a69a39ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2015.7

J. Gurney's Premium Daguerreotype Gallery

Artist:
John William Orr, 15 Mar 1815 - 1887  Search this
Associated Person:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26.5 x 19 cm (10 7/16 x 7 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1852-1854
Topic:
Commercial  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.23
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c762916f-e3fa-423f-9e3a-7bbceb9c9287
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2007.23

Brady's New Daguerreotype Saloon, New York

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 36.6 × 24cm (14 7/16 × 9 7/16")
Sheet: 41.4 × 28.8cm (16 5/16 × 11 5/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
June 11, 1853 (date of publication)
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Chandelier  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Sofa  Search this
Interior\Art gallery  Search this
Newspaper  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.77.46
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d7de07fb-e430-425a-b29b-f825948b88f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.77.46

"The Daguerreotype" in Niles' National Register

Publication:
Niles' National Register, active 1811 - 1849  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 32.8 × 22.5 cm (12 15/16 × 8 7/8")
Type:
Document
Place:
United States\Maryland\Baltimore Independent City\Baltimore
Date:
January 11, 1840 (date of publication)
Topic:
Magazine  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.77.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40481e80d-1ceb-4f7b-9720-bba52d6eabc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.77.2
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Folder 3 August Busck, 1870-1944. Daguerreotype plate.

Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7427, Photographs of Lepidopterists
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Photographs of Lepidopterists
Photographs of Lepidopterists / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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ead_component:sova-sia-faru7427-refidd1e240

Interior View of Meade Brothers' Daguerreotype Gallery, Broadway, New York

Artist:
Nathaniel Orr, 1822 - 1908  Search this
Associated Institution:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 13.9 x 23.3 cm (5 1/2 x 9 3/16")
Sheet: 37.4 x 25.3 cm
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York City
Date:
1853
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
Interior\Art gallery  Search this
Artwork\Photograph\Daguerreotype  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Old Print Gallery
Object number:
AD/NPG.78.3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4495b74eb-e707-41f4-a0d7-74f8a22ab884
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.78.3

Advertisement for “M.A. & S. Root’s Daguerreotype Portraits and Family Groups"

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Marcus Aurelius Root, 1808 - 1888  Search this
Samuel Root, 1819 - 1889  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24.3 x 15.8 cm (9 9/16 x 6 1/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1851
Topic:
Commercial\Advertisement  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.25
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Family Ties
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46e658bbb-fb92-4ce4-bf1c-51fb31e1546c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2007.25

J. Gurney's Premium Daguerreotype Gallery, 349 Broadway, New York

Artist:
John William Orr, 15 Mar 1815 - 1887  Search this
Associated Person:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 26.6 × 19.9 cm (10 1/2 × 7 13/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1854
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Architecture\Awning  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Equipment\Wheel  Search this
Equipment\Umbrella  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Equestrian Gear\Reins  Search this
Vehicle\Carriage  Search this
Broadside  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2015.8
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm415b55f0f-fe1d-4233-821d-51f522941f00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2015.8

Early Japanese daguerreotypes (research)

Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 89-010, Roger Pineau Papers
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Roger Pineau Papers
Roger Pineau Papers / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa89-010-refidd1e336

Daguerreotype

Container:
Box 3 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; 9/23/2003 memo, Wright to Savini; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-150, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Chief Curator, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa03-150-refidd1e1423

Julia Catherine Seymour Conkling

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Julia Catherine Seymour Conkling, 4 May 1827 - 18 October 1893  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype with applied color
Dimensions:
Plate: 8.2cm x 6.8cm (3 1/4" x 2 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1848
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Julia Catherine Seymour Conkling: Female  Search this
Julia Catherine Seymour Conkling: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.95.102
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Family Ties
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e89763b8-9576-4c79-8b92-3bbaa93e30de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.95.102

Jenny Lind

Artist:
Napoleon Sarony, 9 Mar 1821 - 9 Nov 1896  Search this
Copy after:
Marcus Aurelius Root, 1808 - 1888  Search this
Samuel Root, 1819 - 1889  Search this
Sitter:
Jenny Lind, 6 Oct 1821 - 2 Nov 1887  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with tintstone on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 37.5 × 30.2cm (14 3/4 × 11 7/8")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Print
Date:
1850
Topic:
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.81.95
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cca0edfe-e207-45cb-9214-08e5c8c33dcd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.95

Report - Grant FC-407369, Structure, Conservation and Preservation of Daguerreotypes, 1985

Container:
Box 14 of 53
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 574, National Museum Act Program, Records
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Records
Records / Box 14
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0574-refidd1e4247

John Quincy Adams

Artist:
Bishop & Gray Studio, active c. 1843  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 8.3 x 7cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/4")
Case Closed: 9.4 x 8.3cm (3 11/16 x 3 1/4")
Case Open: 9.4 x 16.4 x 1.4cm (3 11/16 x 6 7/16 x 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1843
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Cased object  Search this
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:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John D. Duncan and an anonymous donor
Object number:
NPG.70.78
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4471758e6-662b-42ba-842e-16aaabae6529
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.78

Charles Loring Elliott

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Loring Elliott, 12 Oct 1812 - 25 Aug 1868  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 10.8 × 7.6 cm (4 1/4 × 3")
Mat (brass): 13.3 × 10.2 cm (5 1/4 × 4")
Case open: 15.2 × 24.6 × 1.5 cm (6 × 9 11/16 × 9/16")
Case closed: 15.2 × 12.3 × 1.8 cm (6 × 4 13/16 × 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Charles Loring Elliott: Male  Search this
Charles Loring Elliott: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Charles Loring Elliott: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  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.89.55
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ee358d04-cae6-4ee5-aa04-7758ccc10495
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.55
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Thomas Cole

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Cole, 1 Feb 1801 - 11 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype on silver-coated copper plate
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 12 × 8.9 cm (4 3/4 × 3 1/2")
Mat (brass): 14.2 × 10.9 cm (5 9/16 × 4 5/16")
Case open: 15.3 × 24.8 × 1 cm (6 × 9 3/4 × 3/8")
Case closed: 15.3 × 12.3 × 2 cm (6 × 4 13/16 × 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1845
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Thomas Cole: Male  Search this
Thomas Cole: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Thomas Cole: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Landscape painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Edith Cole Silberstein
Object number:
NPG.76.11
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm470ab8cd1-dabd-4823-b8a8-795c277d50a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.11
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Henry Clay

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Paige & Beach  Search this
Blanchard P. Paige, active c. 1840 - c. 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Case Open: 11.9 × 18.8 cm (4 11/16 × 7 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850 (after 1848 copy daguerreotype)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Henry Clay: Male  Search this
Henry Clay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.259
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dffb3040-c973-4b68-a820-103c58c599f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.259
Online Media:

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: 5.5 × 4.2 cm (2 3/16 × 1 5/8")
Mat: 8.3 × 7 cm (3 1/4 × 2 3/4")
Case open (half): 9.5 × 8.4 × 1 cm (3 3/4 × 3 5/16 × 3/8")
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:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bc8baa3b-2f84-4b46-92bf-26c3d9243b28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.23
Online Media:

M. B. Brady at the World's Fair in London

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 23.2 × 16 cm (9 1/8 × 6 5/16")
Sheet: 26.5 × 18.4 cm (10 7/16 × 7 1/4")
Mat: 45.8 × 35.5 cm (18 1/16 × 14")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1853
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2015.10
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm408c6f1ce-ea01-489d-adbf-dc245e049059
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2015.10

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