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Dates:
circa 1863
Level:
file
Size:
1 Photograph (Cartes-de-visite (card photographs), 2.5 x 4 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Full-length studio portrait of Speke, "in his African dress" (as noted in pencil on the verso), half-sitting on a short wall next to a decorative urn.

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Dates:
1867-1890
Level:
file
Size:
(eight vintage carte-de-visites and cabinet card photographs)
Collection ID:
AAA.duvefran
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1859-1883, undated
Level:
file
Size:
2 Folders
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhnwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0253
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0253
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)
William S. & Alfred Martien (Firm)
Dates:
between 1856 and 1880?
Size:
1 Album ((176 cartes de visite photographic prints), ports., 25 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-AAPG.N40.P57
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

A collection of 176 cartes de visite or photographic portraits of various American, British, and European artists active during the second half of the 19th century, assembled by an unidentified previous owner and housed in a commercially-produced blank album.The photographs originate from a number of different photography studios, including Bayard & Bertall, Bingham, Matthew Brady, Carjat & Cie., H.G. DeBurlo, Disdéri, Franck, F. Joubert, McLean & Co., Mayer & Pierson, Ernst Milster, Nadar, Pierre Petit, Ch. Reutlinger, Richards, and others.

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Dates:
circa 1850 - 1871
Size:
1.27 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-046
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1850-1971, contains materials relating to abolitionist Frederick Douglass. It includes 3 books (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, LIfe and Times of Frederick Douglass, and My Bondage and My Freedom), a carte-de-visite, various portraits of Douglass, including an etching and lithograph, clippings from Harper's Weekly and the Evening Star, and photographs of Douglass in various settings, including one of Douglass in Key West with members of the Santo Domingo mission.

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Creators:
Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896
Eisenmann, Charles, b. 1850
Anthony, E. and H.T. (Edward and Henry T)
Dates:
[ca. 1860-1871]
Level:
file
Size:
9 Items (photoprints, Silver albumen on paper, mounted on cards, approx. 4-1/4" x 2-1/2" (some smaller))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Circus
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: "midgets" such as Tom Thumb (Charles S. Stratton) and "Tom Thumb Wedding Group" by Brady (3 items); "Charles W. Nestel, known as Commodore Foote"; "fat lady" published by Anthony (with 2-cent tax stamp on verso); a fat lady with family photographed by Fred. J. Mix; a midget woman by Chas. Eisenmann; an armless woman, photographer unidenti...

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