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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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Creators:
Kurkdjian Studio
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Prints (albumen, unmounted)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.08
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Three 19th/early 20th century prints: 1 umounted albumen print of a rural cave scene of Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 22 x 29.2 cm.; 1 umounted albumen print of an urban street scene in Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 20.2 x 26.7 cm.; 1 albumen studio portrait of an Indonesian woman by an unknown photographer. 21.8 x 17.6 cm.

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Creators:
Linder, Henry, 1854-1910
Dates:
1877-1931
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (ca. 150 photographic prints (partially microfilmed on one reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lindhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily photographs, but also includes certificates of award, photocopies of notes and writings; and clippings.

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1831-1870
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Sully, one sending his autograph to Rodney A. Mercur, April 27, 1870; and to the Literary Society of Marshal College decling his election as an honorary member of the society, May 6, 1839; a copy of an engraving by John Sartain of Sully, signed by Sully; and a letter to "Jasper" from Sully's son, Thomas, Jr., responding for his father ...

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Creators:
Wenderoth, August, 1825-1884
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wendaugu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A color photograph of a painting by Wenderoth.

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Creators:
Lantz, Abraham, 1817-1851
Dates:
1961-1968
Size:
6 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lantabra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bibliography on Lantz; biographical information in the form of a letter from Walter D. Lantz to the assistant librarian at the Frick Reference Library in New York; photo reproductions of Lantz's painting "Clusters of white and blue grapes" (ca. 1846) and his portrait of Daniel Kilgore (1846).

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Creators:
Van Valen, Alexander
Dates:
1849-1850
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0935
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Personal papers of Alexander Van Valen documenting his participation in the California Gold Rush, 1849-1850.

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1792-1871
Size:
3 Items ((619 p. on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthom2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Register of paintings, 1801-1871 (1 v., 139 p.); Sully's hints for pictures, 1809-1871 (179 p. typescript), including techniques for painting portraits, ingredients for colors, care and preservation of paintings, criticisms of other artists and explanations of their paintings and techniques; and a journal, 1792-1793 and 1799-1846 (1 v., 301 p. type...

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Creators:
Krainik, Cliff
Dates:
1859-1934
Size:
3.19 Cubic feet (2 shoeboxes; 3 flatboxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0009
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This 19th and 20th century ballooning memorabilia collection contains the following items, which have been meticulously inventoried: 112 stereoscopic photographs; 107 photographs; 84 postcards, trade cards, valentines, and similar items; 80 prints; and 23 miscellaneous items.

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Creators:
Weir, Robert Walter, 1803-1889
Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864
Dates:
1851 October 24
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.weirrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One letter dated October 24, 1851 from Robert Walter Weir, West Point, N.Y., to General George P. Morris, N.Y., in New York. Weir writes he is enclosing a bill (not found) for portraits painted for Mr. Abernathy [?]. Weir explains the charge was {dollar}125.00 each instead of the {dollar}100.00 initially quoted due to the need to paint them larger ...

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