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Grant and His Generals

Artist:
Ole Peter Hansen Balling, 13 Apr 1823 - 1 May 1906  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Casimer Devin, 10 Dec 1822 - 4 Apr 1878  Search this
George Armstrong Custer, 5 Dec 1839 - 25 Jun 1876  Search this
Hugh Judson Kilpatrick, 14 Jan 1836 - 2 Dec 1881  Search this
William Hemsley Emory, 7 Sep 1811 - 1 Dec 1887  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan, 6 Mar 1831 - 5 Aug 1888  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson, 14 Nov 1828 - 22 Jul 1864  Search this
George Crook, 8 Sep 1830 - 21 Mar 1890  Search this
Wesley Merritt, 16 Jun 1834 - 3 Dec 1910  Search this
George Henry Thomas, 31 Jul 1816 - 28 Mar 1870  Search this
Gouverneur Kemble Warren, 8 Jan 1830 - 8 Aug 1882  Search this
George Gordon Meade, 31 Dec 1815 - 6 Nov 1872  Search this
John Grubb Parke, 22 Sep 1827 - 16 Dec 1900  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman, 8 Feb 1820 - 14 Feb 1891  Search this
John Alexander Logan, 9 Feb 1826 - 26 Dec 1886  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside, 23 May 1824 - 13 Sep 1881  Search this
Joseph Hooker, 13 Nov 1814 - 31 Oct 1879  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock, 14 Feb 1824 - 9 Feb 1886  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins, 13 Feb 1831 - 6 Sep 1869  Search this
Edward Otho Cresap Ord, 18 Oct 1818 - 22 Jul 1883  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr., 19 Feb 1821 - 9 Jul 1875  Search this
Alfred Howe Terry, 10 Nov 1827 - 16 Dec 1890  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum, 24 Sep 1827 - 14 Apr 1894  Search this
Jefferson Columbus Davis, 2 Mar 1828 - 30 Nov 1879  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard, 8 Nov 1830 - 26 Oct 1909  Search this
John McAllister Schofield, 29 Sep 1831 - 4 Mar 1906  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower, 22 Aug 1827 - 6 Jan 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
304.8cm x 487.7cm (120" x 192"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1865
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Military  Search this
Hugh Judson Kilpatrick: Male  Search this
Hugh Judson Kilpatrick: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Hugh Judson Kilpatrick: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Male  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
George Gordon Meade: Male  Search this
George Gordon Meade: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Gordon Meade: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
George Gordon Meade: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Male  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Politics and Government\US Senator\Illinois  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Illinois  Search this
John Alexander Logan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Winfield Scott Hancock: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
George Armstrong Custer: Male  Search this
George Armstrong Custer: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Male  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Henry Warner Slocum: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Alfred Howe Terry: Male  Search this
Alfred Howe Terry: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Alfred Howe Terry: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Alfred Howe Terry: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson: Male  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
James Birdseye McPherson: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
George Crook: Male  Search this
George Crook: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Crook: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Edward Otho Cresap Ord: Male  Search this
Edward Otho Cresap Ord: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Edward Otho Cresap Ord: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Joseph Hooker: Male  Search this
Joseph Hooker: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Joseph Hooker: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Male  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Thomas Casimer Devin: Male  Search this
Thomas Casimer Devin: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Thomas Casimer Devin: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Thomas Casimer Devin: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
William Hemsley Emory: Male  Search this
William Hemsley Emory: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Hemsley Emory: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
William Hemsley Emory: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
William Hemsley Emory: Science and Technology\Scientist\Astronomer  Search this
George Henry Thomas: Male  Search this
George Henry Thomas: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Henry Thomas: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Male  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Male  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Senator\Missouri  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Missouri  Search this
Francis Preston Blair, Jr.: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Missouri  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Male  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
William Tecumseh Sherman: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
John Grubb Parke: Male  Search this
John Grubb Parke: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
John Grubb Parke: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Male  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Oliver Otis Howard: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Jefferson Columbus Davis: Male  Search this
Jefferson Columbus Davis: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Jefferson Columbus Davis: Law and Law Enforcement\Criminal\Murderer  Search this
John McAllister Schofield: Male  Search this
John McAllister Schofield: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
John McAllister Schofield: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
John McAllister Schofield: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Male  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Male  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Male  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Politics and Government\US Senator\Rhode Island  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Politics and Government\Governor\Rhode Island  Search this
Gouverneur Kemble Warren: Male  Search this
Gouverneur Kemble Warren: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Gouverneur Kemble Warren: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Gouverneur Kemble Warren: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Harry Newton Blue in memory of her husband Harry Newton Blue (1893-1925), who served as an officer of the Regular U.S. Army 1917-1925
Object number:
NPG.66.37
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 121
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a4b278b3-8054-4445-a6cd-5c2ff5bac636
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.66.37

Dr. John Morgan

Artist:
Angelica Kauffmann, 30 Oct 1741 - 5 Nov 1807  Search this
Sitter:
John Morgan, 10 Jun 1735 - 15 Oct 1789  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 144.1 x 108.3 x 5.7cm (56 3/4 x 42 5/8 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1764
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Robe\Banyan  Search this
John Morgan: Male  Search this
John Morgan: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
John Morgan: Literature\Writer\Medical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; this acquisition was made possible by a generous contribution from the James Smithson Society
Object number:
NPG.78.221
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 150a
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497c62c31-b8ee-4305-b1f5-f9fd59a43f53
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.221

Rufus King

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Rufus King, 24 Mar 1755 - 29 Apr 1827  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Panel: 77.5 x 64.8 x 0.3cm (30 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 1/8")
Frame: 108.6 x 95.9 x 11.4cm (42 3/4 x 37 3/4 x 4 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1819-1820
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Rufus King: Male  Search this
Rufus King: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Rufus King: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Rufus King: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Rufus King: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Rufus King: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Rufus King: Politics and Government\Vice-Presidential Candidate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; this acquisition was made possible by a generous contribution from the James Smithson Society
Object number:
NPG.88.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 140
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4639ebdf4-0917-4dd4-a8ed-11d2a87ccf42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.88.1

Edith Wharton

Artist:
Edward Harrison May, 1824 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton, 24 Jan 1862 - 11 Aug 1937  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 73 x 60.3 x 3.8cm (28 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 89.5 x 71.1 x 7.6cm (35 1/4 x 28 x 3")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1870
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton: Female  Search this
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton: Legion of Honor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; This portrait was adopted by members of the National Portrait Gallery Commission in honor of Dan Okrent, chairman, 2004–8.
Object number:
NPG.82.136
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 131
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e3e68d7c-e919-4e9a-bbec-1e1a5ebe30ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.136

Myron T. Herrick

Artist:
Sir William Newenham Montague Orpen, 27 Nov 1878 - 29 Sep 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Myron Timothy Herrick, 9 Oct 1854 - 31 Mar 1929  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.8 x 63.5cm (30 1/4 x 25")
Frame: 95.3 x 82.6 x 10.2cm (37 1/2 x 32 1/2 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Date:
1925
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin\Lapel pin  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Myron Timothy Herrick: Male  Search this
Myron Timothy Herrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Myron Timothy Herrick: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Myron Timothy Herrick: Politics and Government\Governor\Ohio  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of George G. Herrick
Object number:
NPG.2003.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm417659974-5677-436f-a40f-eb6d4fbacf7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2003.6

Alexander Graham Bell

Artist:
John Wycliffe Lowes Forster, 31 Dec 1850 - 25 Apr 1938  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Graham Bell, 3 Mar 1847 - 2 Aug 1922  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 77.8 × 65.2 × 2.9 cm (30 5/8 × 25 11/16 × 1 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1919
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Male  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telephone  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Gilbert Grosvenor Coville
Object number:
NPG.85.74
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40371c08e-214a-4372-b99f-f2edb3e451aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.74
Online Media:

Narrative of the Captivity and Adventures of John Tanner

Artist:
Thomas Illman, Active 1812 - 1860  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
John Tanner, 1780 - 1847  Search this
Author:
John Edwin  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21.9 × 12.6 cm (8 5/8 × 4 15/16")
Book open: 22.5 × 27.4 × 4.5 cm (8 7/8 × 10 13/16 × 1 3/4")
Book closed: 22.5 × 14.5 × 3.3 cm (8 7/8 × 5 11/16 × 1 5/16")
Type:
Book
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1830
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Print  Search this
John Tanner: Male  Search this
John Tanner: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Tanner: Communications\Interpreter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Paul M. and Christine G. Wick Fund
Object number:
NPG.2018.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41729c8cf-afdb-4da0-8653-bffbd30ef0c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2018.10

James G. Blaine

Artist:
Thure Thulstrup, 1848 - 1930  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Gillespie Blaine, 31 Jan 1830 - 27 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 40.4 × 27.8 cm (15 7/8 × 10 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1880
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Newspaper  Search this
Illustration  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Male  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Senator\Maine  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maine  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Maine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2018.46
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d2af544a-ba0c-4afe-9291-0c68f8ee3e9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2018.46

John Quincy Adams

Artist:
Philip Haas, c. 1809 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 13.7 × 10.2 cm (5 3/8 × 4")
Frame: 20.8 × 17.3 × 1.3 cm (8 3/16 × 6 13/16 × 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia
Date:
1843
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  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; Acquired through the generosity of the Secretary of the Smithsonian and the Smithsonian National Board; The Burnett Family Fund; Carl and Marilynn Thoma; Connie and Dennis Keller; Tim Lindholm and Lucy Gaylord Lindholm; Mr. and Mrs. John W. McCarter, Jr.; Mr. and Mrs. Ronald J. Gidwitz; Ellen G. Miles and Neil R. Greene; Ronnyjane Goldsmith; David D. Hiller; Richard and Janet Horwood; and Mary Martell.
Object number:
NPG.2017.110
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f79264bb-3bfb-4494-9ddb-30d2c9bcaaf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2017.110

John Adams

Artist:
Moritz Furst, Mar 1782 - after 1841  Search this
Sitter:
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5.1cm (2")
Type:
Medal
Date:
after 1878
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Medal\Peace  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Peace sign  Search this
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.2014.81
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47f10a271-521c-42d7-886a-8ec6c55f6ef1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.81
Online Media:

Laura Bridgman

Artist:
Charles F. Conly, 1846 - 1892  Search this
Sitter:
Laura Dewey Bridgman, 21 Dec 1829 - 24 May 1889  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 14.1 x 9.9 cm (5 9/16 x 3 7/8")
Mount: 16.5 x 10.8 cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1883
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Photographic format\Cabinet card  Search this
Laura Dewey Bridgman: Female  Search this
Laura Dewey Bridgman: Literature\Writer  Search this
Laura Dewey Bridgman: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Laura Dewey Bridgman: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Blind  Search this
Laura Dewey Bridgman: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Deaf  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2011.98
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49b429926-6459-4ba8-b6f1-162e29aa308b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.98

Society of American Artists, Jury of 1890

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Irving Ramsay Wiles, 1861 - 1948  Search this
William Anderson Coffin, 1855 - 1925  Search this
William Merritt Chase, 1 Nov 1849 - 25 Oct 1916  Search this
Horatio Walker, 1858 - 1938  Search this
Frank Edwin Elwell, 15 Jun 1858 - 23 Jan 1922  Search this
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Charles Russell Loomis, 1857 - 1936  Search this
Kenyon Cox, 27 Oct 1856 - 17 Mar 1919  Search this
William Morton Jackson Rice, 1854 - 1922  Search this
James Carroll Beckwith, 1852 - 1917  Search this
Thomas Wilmer Dewing, 4 May 1851 - 5 Nov 1938  Search this
Daniel Chester French, 20 Apr 1850 - 7 Oct 1931  Search this
G. Ruger Donoho, 1857 - 28 Jan 1916  Search this
Benjamin Rutherford Fitz, 1855 - 1891  Search this
H. Walker  Search this
Hugh Bolton Jones, 1848 - 1927  Search this
Theodore Robinson, 3 Jun 1852 - 2 Apr 1896  Search this
Charles Adams Platt, 1861 - 1933  Search this
Will Hicox Low, 1853 - 1932  Search this
William Sullivant Vanderbilt Allen  Search this
Frank Fowler, 1852 - 1910  Search this
Francis Coates Jones, 1857 - 1932  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 19.8 x 24.4 cm (7 13/16 x 9 5/8")
Mount: 28.2 x 32.3 cm (11 1/8 x 12 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1890
Topic:
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Will Hicox Low: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Will Hicox Low: Male  Search this
Benjamin Rutherford Fitz: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Benjamin Rutherford Fitz: Male  Search this
Benjamin Rutherford Fitz: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Benjamin Rutherford Fitz: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Horatio Walker: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Horatio Walker: Male  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Male  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Literature\Writer  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Kenyon Cox: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Charles Adams Platt: Male  Search this
Charles Adams Platt: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Frank Edwin Elwell: Male  Search this
Frank Edwin Elwell: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Frank Edwin Elwell: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Frank Edwin Elwell: Visual Arts\Curator  Search this
Thomas Hovenden: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Thomas Hovenden: Male  Search this
William Anderson Coffin: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Anderson Coffin: Male  Search this
William Anderson Coffin: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Landscape  Search this
Irving Ramsay Wiles: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Irving Ramsay Wiles: Male  Search this
Irving Ramsay Wiles: Education\Educator  Search this
Irving Ramsay Wiles: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Francis Coates Jones: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Francis Coates Jones: Male  Search this
Hugh Bolton Jones: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Hugh Bolton Jones: Male  Search this
William Merritt Chase: Male  Search this
William Merritt Chase: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
William Merritt Chase: Education\Founder\School  Search this
William Merritt Chase: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Still life  Search this
William Merritt Chase: Visual Arts\Architect\Landscape architect  Search this
Frank Fowler: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Frank Fowler: Male  Search this
Theodore Robinson: Male  Search this
Theodore Robinson: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Daniel Chester French: Male  Search this
Daniel Chester French: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
James Carroll Beckwith: Male  Search this
James Carroll Beckwith: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
James Carroll Beckwith: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
William Morton Jackson Rice: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Morton Jackson Rice: Male  Search this
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Male  Search this
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
H. Walker: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
H. Walker: Undetermined  Search this
Charles Russell Loomis: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Charles Russell Loomis: Male  Search this
G. Ruger Donoho: Male  Search this
G. Ruger Donoho: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Sullivant Vanderbilt Allen: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Sullivant Vanderbilt Allen: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2009.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e56db766-a8b8-4213-b134-ba4d4d71ebda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.7

Johanne G. Strydom

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Johannes Gerhardus Strydom, 14 Jul 1893 - 24 Aug 1958  Search this
Medium:
Gouache, watercolor, graphite and colored pencil on board
Dimensions:
Sheet: 51.4 x 38.1cm (20 1/4 x 15")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Johannes Gerhardus Strydom: Male  Search this
Johannes Gerhardus Strydom: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Prime Minister\South Africa  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Object number:
NPG.2010.TC101
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
©2008 Estate of Helcia Chaliapin
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ba7f5ab2-faed-484f-9b5a-caeb2444c00b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.TC101

Bette Davis

Alternate Title:
Blackglama: What Becomes a Legend Most?
Artist:
Richard Avedon, 15 May 1923 - 1 Oct 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Bette Davis, 5 Apr 1908 - 6 Oct 1989  Search this
Associated Institution:
Blackglama  Search this
Medium:
Photolithographic halftone poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 70.3 x 55.2cm (27 11/16 x 21 3/4")
Board: 75.6 x 60.3cm (29 3/4 x 23 3/4")
A to G Depth: 7/8"
Type:
Print
Date:
1968
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Poster  Search this
Commercial\Advertisement  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Bette Davis: Female  Search this
Bette Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Bette Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Bette Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Bette Davis: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
© American Legend Cooperative
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41b565b1d-904f-4e99-afb2-5733fa0d4bae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2005.63

Joel Barlow

Alternate Title:
New Universal Biographical Dictionary and American Remembrancer
Artist:
Le Barbier, active c. 1801  Search this
Sitter:
Joel Barlow, 24 Mar 1754 - 26 Dec 1812  Search this
Author:
James Hardie  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 x 12 cm (8 1/4 x 4 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1801
Topic:
Book  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Joel Barlow: Male  Search this
Joel Barlow: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Joel Barlow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Joel Barlow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Joel Barlow: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Joel Barlow: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.184.2.G
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c82c2ae3-d6b5-40e3-8c9b-93d8fb758e08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.184.2.G

Edward Shippen

Alternate Title:
New Universal Biographical Dictionary and American Remembrancer
Artist:
Enoch G. Gridley, active 1801 - 1818  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Shippen, 1703 - 1781  Search this
Author:
James Hardie  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 21 x 12 cm (8 1/4 x 4 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1801
Topic:
Book  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Edward Shippen: Male  Search this
Edward Shippen: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.184.4.C
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41e48c3e7-a31c-4178-b4c8-5aa4fe0ee7bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.184.4.C

Bits of Prominent People - Robert G. Ingersoll

Artist:
Edward Scheuer, active c. 1892  Search this
Publisher:
Worthington Company, New York, active c. 1892  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Green Ingersoll, 11 Aug 1833 - 21 Jul 1899  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 27.6cm x 19.3cm (10 7/8" x 7 5/8")
Book: 28.2cm x 21cm (11 1/8" x 8 1/4")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1892
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Book  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Male  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Literature\Writer  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\Illinois  Search this
Robert Green Ingersoll: Education\Orator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.94.143.i
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45c37d827-2aaf-416e-8e62-fee7bd68edd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.94.143.i

Se-quo-yah

Artist:
R. T.  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Lithographer:
J. T. Bowen Lithography Company, active 1834 - 1844?  Search this
Publisher:
Frederick W. Greenough, active c. 1838  Search this
Publication:
Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's History of the Indian Tribes of North America, 3 vols., Philadelphia, 1837 - 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Sequoyah, c. 1770 - Aug 1843  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 50.2 x 35cm (19 3/4 x 13 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1838
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Peace medal  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Print  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Turban  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing tablet  Search this
Sequoyah: Male  Search this
Sequoyah: Education\Educator  Search this
Sequoyah: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.167.13
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40408067d-23bc-4f71-a79c-f6efd4727b2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.167.13

Naw-kaw

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Lithographer:
J. T. Bowen Lithography Company, active 1834 - 1844?  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
James Otto Lewis, 1799 - 1858  Search this
Publisher:
Frederick W. Greenough, active c. 1838  Search this
Sitter:
Naw-kaw, 1735 - 1833  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 50.2 × 35cm (19 3/4 × 13 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1838
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Peace medal  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Print  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Nature & Environment\Feather  Search this
Nature & Environment\Pelt  Search this
Naw-kaw: Male  Search this
Naw-kaw: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.167.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fe108449-f224-4754-a30d-b5300c8bb1cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.167.14

Caa-tou-see

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Lithographer:
John T. Bowen, 1801 - c. 1856  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
James Otto Lewis, 1799 - 1858  Search this
Publisher:
Frederick W. Greenough, active c. 1838  Search this
Sitter:
Caatousee, active early 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 50 × 36cm (19 11/16 × 14 3/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1838
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Print  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Caatousee: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.167.21
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm405188e6c-38e7-4832-99f8-6d23aeb6ef0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.167.21

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