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Frederick Douglass with the Edmonson Sisters at Fugitive Slave Law Convention, Cazenovia, New York

Artist:
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 26 Oct 1801 - 14 Oct 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Gerrit Smith, 6 Mar 1797 - 28 Dec 1874  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson, 1835 - 1895  Search this
Mary Edmonson, 1832 - 1853  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin, 1819 - 1855  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate copy daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.2 x 9.8 cm (4 7/16 x 3 7/8")
Case Open: 15.2 x 24.4 x 1.3 cm (6 x 9 5/8 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1850
Topic:
Exterior  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
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
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Female  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mr. & Mrs. Set Charles Momjian
Object number:
L/NPG.19.95
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41cb9a318-5253-4785-8ab8-b76155a5a546
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.19.95
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Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Vance, Jim  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Twelfth Baptist Church (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
United States  Search this
Burns, Anthony, 1834-1862  Search this
Douglass, Frederick, 1817?-1895  Search this
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879  Search this
Grimes, Leonard A., 1815-1873  Search this
Minkins, Shadrach  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Narration
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
United States
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Date:
circa 1987
Scope and Contents:
Narrator Jim Vance presents a very short history of the Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston and the life of Reverend Leonard Grimes. The church's and reverend's work with the Underground Railroad and antislavery movement, and after the passing of Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 are highlighted. The arrests of Shadrach and Anthony Burns are also addressed. Members of the Twelfth Baptist Church wanted the right to bear arms as part of the Union Forces during the Civil War; William L. Garrison and Frederick Douglass argued for this right.
Narration only. Might be part of Climbing Jacob's Ladder Audiovisual Records. Production elements: AV003356 and AV003428 [narration]. AV003356: begins at 000115 [first minute of recording related to The Times of Richard Allen]. Undated.
Biographical / Historical:
Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston might be related to the Climbing Jacob's Ladder: The Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American Cities, 1740 - 1877 exhibition which explored the growth and central role of African American churches during the 18th- and 19th-centuries in the eastern United States: Boston, Savannah, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, and Richmond. The exhibition was organized by the Anacostia Museum and held there from October 1987 to October 1988.;Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston was formed by a small group of dissentients who split from the First African Baptist Church in 1848. It served as an anti-slavery meetinghouse, and provided refuge and spiritual guidance to free blacks and fugitive slaves. Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston was also known as the Fugitives Church or the Church of the Fugitive Slave.;Reverend Leonard Grimes was pastor of the Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston from 1848 to 1874. Born to free parents in Leesburg, Virginia, Grimes first became involved in the antislavery movement through his work with the Underground Railroad in Washington, D.C.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV003428
Series Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American churches  Search this
Churches  Search this
Church history  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Fugitive slaves  Search this
Antislavery movements  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
Abolitionists  Search this
Jacob's ladder (Biblical dream)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Narration
Series Citation:
Climbing Jacob's Ladder audiovisual records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-036, Item ACMA AV003356
See more items in:
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 Exhibition Records
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 Exhibition Records / Series 3: Audiovisual records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-036-ref889

Practical Illustration of the Fugitive Slave Law

Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 18 1/4 in; 35.56 cm x 46.355 cm
Object Name:
Print
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1850.G07
Accession number:
227739
Catalog number:
227739.1850.G07
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a548-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1119836

Fugitive Slave Law

Object Name:
Fugitive Slave Law
print
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1850.A03
Accession number:
227739
Catalog number:
227739.1850.A3
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4781e742f-58f9-474d-883e-06f64ad2cd2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2004563

Christopher Webber, author talk

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Conversations and talks
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:00:00 EST
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
See more episodes:
Face-to-Face, from the National Portrait Gallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_717f09c20a5ec83a02e7c1c9b6c707d9

The Fugitive Slave (mural study)

Artist:
Marguerite Zorach, born Santa Rosa, CA 1887-died New York City 1968  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 1/4 x 15 in. (59.0 x 38.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1932
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\eclipse  Search this
Occupation\other\slave  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift from the collection of Tessim Zorach
Object number:
1970.65.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d1d79c14-368b-4348-baeb-c4d1f03b5093
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.65.11

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
28 5/8 x 26 1/2 in. (72.6 x 67.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
Landscape\river  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.52
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, North Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c555d783-251a-4008-820d-e9e44efcdcbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.95.52

Millard Fillmore

Artist:
James Reid Lambdin, 10 May 1807 - 31 Jan 1889  Search this
Sitter:
Millard Fillmore, 7 Jan 1800 - 8 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 74.9 × 62.2cm (29 1/2 × 24 1/2")
Frame: 101.6 × 90.8cm (40 × 35 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1858
Topic:
Millard Fillmore: Male  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Robert Fillmore Norfleet, Jr.
Object number:
L/NPG.98.2017
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43fe19a32-d142-4568-9421-a9ed024abe8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.98.2017

Twelve Years a Slave

Alternate Title:
Solomon in His Plantation Suit
Solomon Northup
Artist:
Nathaniel Orr, 1822 - 1908  Search this
Copy after:
Frederick M. Coffin, 1822 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Solomon Northup, 10 Jul 1808 - 1863?  Search this
Medium:
Engraved plate in bound volume
Dimensions:
Image: 13 × 8.5 cm (5 1/8 × 3 3/8")
Sheet: 18.9 × 11.3 cm (7 7/16 × 4 7/16")
Book closed: 19.7 × 14 × 3.2 cm (7 3/4 × 5 1/2 × 1 1/4")
Book open: 19.7 × 27.9 cm (7 3/4 × 11")
Type:
Book
Date:
1854
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Broom  Search this
Container\Barrel  Search this
Book\Frontispiece  Search this
Solomon Northup: Male  Search this
Solomon Northup: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2016.117
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4160147b6-501f-4c7c-ac83-2737388aa8a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.117
Online Media:

Gordon [sic] Under Medical Inspection

Attribution:
Vincent Colyer, 1825 - 1888  Search this
Copy after:
McPherson & Oliver, active 1862 - 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Gordon  Search this
Peter  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40.4 × 28cm (15 7/8 × 11")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Newspaper  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Peter: Male  Search this
Peter: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Peter: Military\Army\Soldier  Search this
Gordon: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.78
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43963d69d-db03-4848-bc26-45dba737b628
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.78

Frederick Douglass

Artist:
E. W. Bouvé Lithography Co.  Search this
Publisher:
Henry Prentiss, born early 19th century  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 33.8 × 24.7 cm (13 5/16 × 9 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1845
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Sheet music  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.29.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d05400a2-7d17-418e-919d-8e1164df7e4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.29.1
Online Media:

Stampede Among the Negroes in Virginia

Alternate Title:
Benjamin Butler
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Publisher:
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1853  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40.9 × 56.4cm (16 1/8 × 22 3/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 71.1cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Print
Date:
1861
Topic:
Newspaper  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachtsman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of Ann M. Shumard
Object number:
NPG.2011.78
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b49cad0e-a52d-44a5-999a-f39dad0d2a30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.78

Benjamin Franklin Butler

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.5 x 5.4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/8")
Mount: 10.1 x 6.1 cm (4 x 2 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachtsman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.246.51
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49f786fad-34ea-47bc-8985-20fcefd8d4a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.246.51

The Fugitive's Story

Artist:
John Rogers, 30 Oct 1829 - 26 Jul 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Unidentified Child  Search this
John Greenleaf Whittier, 17 Dec 1807 - 7 Sep 1892  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison, 10 Dec 1805 - 24 May 1879  Search this
Medium:
Painted plaster
Dimensions:
With Base: 55.9 x 43.2 x 36.2cm (22 x 17 x 14 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1869
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
John Greenleaf Whittier: Male  Search this
John Greenleaf Whittier: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
John Greenleaf Whittier: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
John Greenleaf Whittier: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Male  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Male  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albany Institute of History and Art
Object number:
1945.94.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d6716b55-f038-464d-84f6-95323dfd73da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1945.94.13

Lemuel Shaw

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:
Lemuel Shaw, 9 Jan 1781 - 30 Mar 1861  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype with silver-plated copper sheet support
Dimensions:
Plate (sight): 21.5 x 16 cm (8 7/16 x 6 5/16")
Case Open: 23.4 x 36.3 x 0.9 cm (9 3/16 x 14 5/16 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 23.4 x 18.2 x 1.8 cm (9 3/16 x 7 3/16 x 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1851
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Interior\Studio  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Male  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Massachusetts  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lemuel Shaw: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.99.61
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bbbd391a-6962-4411-b33e-fa300ba5fb7e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.61

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:
August 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
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/sm4396ef411-7334-4d7c-b7b5-df4413daf8fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_84.XT.1582.5

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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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e84f7c8e-1e16-44ee-a7bf-8877a90b1944
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.118
Online Media:

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Artist:
Alanson Fisher, 1807 - 1884  Search this
Sitter:
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, 14 Jun 1811 - 1 Jul 1896  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 86.4 x 68.6 x 2.5cm (34 x 27 x 1")
Frame: 105.4 x 88.3 x 8.6cm (41 1/2 x 34 3/4 x 3 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1853
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  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.68.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 122
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40f9e1a56-ce2a-431d-a3a9-b0446f3ac216
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.68.1

Millard Fillmore

Artist:
Southworth & Hawes, active 1843 - 1862  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Millard Fillmore, 7 Jan 1800 - 8 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 8.2 x 6.9cm (3 1/4 x 2 11/16")
Case Closed: 9.5 x 8.4cm (3 3/4 x 3 5/16")
Case Open: 9.4 x 16.9 x 0.6cm (3 11/16 x 6 5/8 x 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Male  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.55
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4556e5cd2-7674-42ea-a84c-c5d2132c8238
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.55

Frederick Douglass

Artist:
George Kendall Warren, 1834 - 29 Nov 1884  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 9.6 × 5.8 cm (3 3/4 × 2 5/16")
Mount: 10.6 × 6.3 cm (4 3/16 × 2 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1876
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.242
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44c5c3b2a-4789-4ec6-a82e-3245ce50e4e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.242

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