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America's Upbeat Mood

Artist:
Guy Renee Billout, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on board
Dimensions:
29.5cm x 22.6cm (11 5/8" x 8 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1984
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Human Figures\Symbolic Figure\Uncle Sam  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.86.TC40
Restrictions & Rights:
© Guy Rene Billout
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Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy

Artist:
Henry Major, 1889 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Edgar Bergen, 16 Feb 1903 - 30 Sep 1978  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
21.2cm x 20.1cm (8 3/8" x 7 15/16"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1936-1938
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Male  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Ventriloquist  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.15
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Michael Eisner

Artist:
Eddie Adams, 12 Jun 1933 - 18 Sep 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Michael Eisner, born 1942  Search this
Medium:
Color photograph on paper
Dimensions:
32.3cm x 25.6cm (12 11/16" x 10 1/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Mouse  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Cartoon  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Michael Eisner: Male  Search this
Michael Eisner: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Entertainment  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.90.TC46
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Eddie Adams
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Amelia Earhart

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Amelia Mary Earhart, 24 Jul 1897 - c. 2 Jul 1937  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 17cm x 21.9cm (6 11/16" x 8 5/8"), Accurate
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1932
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Vehicle\Airplane  Search this
Equipment\Goggles  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket\Bomber Jacket  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket\Leather Jacket  Search this
Amelia Mary Earhart: Female  Search this
Amelia Mary Earhart: Science and Technology\Aviator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.93.150
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William Ryland

Artist:
Clayton D. Braun, 1903 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
William Ryland  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Accurate: 76.2 x 61cm (30 x 24")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
William Ryland: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Archives
Object number:
S/NPG.65.61
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John H. Gourlie

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John H. Gourlie  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
18.2cm x 13.4cm (7 3/16" x 5 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
John H. Gourlie: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.26
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Henry and Charles Meade

Title:
Meade Brothers, Daguerreotype Artists
Artist:
Francis D'Avignon, 29 Oct 1813 - c. 1871  Search this
Copy after:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Sitter:
Henry William Mathew Meade, 1822 - 1865  Search this
Charles Richard Meade, Mar 1826 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 36.3 x 36.3cm (14 5/16 x 14 5/16")
Sheet: 48.5 x 42.5cm (19 1/8 x 16 3/4")
Culture:
Henry William Mathew Meade: European\British\English  Search this
Charles Richard Meade: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1851
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Male  Search this
Henry William Mathew Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Charles Richard Meade: Male  Search this
Charles Richard Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.239
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Robert E. Lee and Joseph E. Johnston

Artist:
D. J. Ryan, 1837 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edward Lee, 19 Jan 1807 - 12 Oct 1870  Search this
Joseph Eggleston Johnston, 3 Feb 1807 - 21 Mar 1891  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 13.3 x 9.9cm (5 1/4 x 3 7/8")
Mount: 16.7 x 10.8cm (6 9/16 x 4 1/4")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1870
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Photographic format\Cabinet card  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Male  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Joseph Eggleston Johnston: Male  Search this
Joseph Eggleston Johnston: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.273
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William Howard Taft

Artist:
William Dinwiddie, 1867 - 1934  Search this
Sitter:
William Howard Taft, 15 Sep 1857 - 8 Mar 1930  Search this
Medium:
Platinum print
Dimensions:
8.9cm x 13cm (3 1/2" x 5 1/8"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1905
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Exterior\Architecture\Porch  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
William Howard Taft: Male  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Administrator\College\Dean  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\Law  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Joanna Sturm
Object number:
NPG.81.162
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Warren G. Harding

Artist:
Harris & Ewing Studio, active 1905 - 1977  Search this
Sitter:
Warren Gamaliel Harding, 2 Nov 1865 - 2 Aug 1923  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 29.1 × 22.8 cm (11 7/16 × 9")
Mount: 29.1 × 22.8 cm (11 7/16 × 9")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1921
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Male  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Insurance Agent  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Ohio  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Aileen Conkey
Object number:
S/NPG.84.289
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Helen Keller

Artist:
P. Pougnet, active c. 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Helen Adams Keller, 27 Jun 1880 - 1 Jun 1968  Search this
George Raverat  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 23.7 × 17.9 cm (9 5/16 × 7 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1950
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Female  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Blind  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Deaf  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
George Raverat: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Virginia M. Zabriskie
Object number:
S/NPG.85.228
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Harold Freedman

Artist:
William Henry Cotton, 22 Jul 1880 - 5 Jan 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Harold Freedman, 1894 - 1966  Search this
Medium:
Unfixed pastel on illustration board
Dimensions:
Sheet: 49.4 x 36.2cm (19 7/16 x 14 1/4")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930-1935
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Home Furnishings\Telephone  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Harold Freedman: Male  Search this
Harold Freedman: Literature\Literary agent  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution: gift of Robert A. Freedman
Object number:
NPG.2000.48
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David Ho

Artist:
Gregory Heisler, born 1954  Search this
Sitter:
David Ho, born 1952  Search this
Medium:
Fujichrome transparency
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12.7 × 10cm (5 × 3 15/16")
Type:
Positive Transparency
Date:
1996
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
David Ho: Male  Search this
David Ho: Health and Medicine\Researcher  Search this
David Ho: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Virologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.2002.TC4.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gregory Heisler
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.TC4.1

David Ho

Artist:
Gregory Heisler, born 1954  Search this
Sitter:
David Ho, born 1952  Search this
Medium:
Fujichrome transparency
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12.7 × 10cm (5 × 3 15/16")
Type:
Positive Transparency
Date:
1996
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
David Ho: Male  Search this
David Ho: Health and Medicine\Researcher  Search this
David Ho: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Virologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.2002.TC4.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gregory Heisler
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.TC4.2

Leopold Stokowski

Artist:
Ralph Barton, 1891 - 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Leopold Stokowski, 18 Apr 1882 - 13 Sep 1977  Search this
Medium:
Ink, wash and crayon over pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 55.5 x 37cm (21 7/8 x 14 9/16")
Culture:
Leopold Stokowski: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1931
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Male  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.138
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Ralph Emerson McGill

Artist:
Robert Clark Templeton, 11 May 1929 - 16 July 1991  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph Emerson McGill, 5 Feb 1898 - 3 Feb 1969  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 64.6 x 50cm (25 7/16 x 19 11/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Ralph Emerson McGill: Male  Search this
Ralph Emerson McGill: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Ralph Emerson McGill: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2006.26
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Robert Templeton
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Lester Colbert

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Lester Lum Colbert, 15 Jun 1905 - 15 Sep 1995  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite pencil
Dimensions:
Sheet: 49.5 x 38.1cm (19 1/2 x 15")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Lester Lum Colbert: Male  Search this
Lester Lum Colbert: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Lester Lum Colbert: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Automobile  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Object number:
NPG.2010.TC121
Restrictions & Rights:
©2008 Estate of Helcia Chaliapin
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.TC121

Joseph L. Collins

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Lawton Collins, 1 May 1896 - 12 Sep 1987  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache and graphite pencil on board
Dimensions:
Sheet: 38.1 x 34.9cm (15 x 13 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Joseph Lawton Collins: Male  Search this
Joseph Lawton Collins: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Object number:
NPG.2010.TC125
Restrictions & Rights:
©2008 Estate of Helcia Chaliapin
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.TC125

Paul McCracken

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Winston McCracken, 29 Dec 1915 - 3 Aug 2012  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 50.8 x 38.1cm (20 x 15")
Frame: 109.2 x 62.9 x 74.9cm (43 x 24 3/4 x 29 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Paul Winston McCracken: Male  Search this
Paul Winston McCracken: Education\Educator\Professor\Economics  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Object number:
NPG.2010.TC129
Restrictions & Rights:
©2008 Estate of Helcia Chaliapin
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Edward Butler

Artist:
Leopold Gould Seyffert, 6 Jan 1887 - 13 Jun 1956  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Burgess Butler, 1853 - 1928  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 62 × 47 cm (24 7/16 × 18 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1921
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Edward Burgess Butler: Male  Search this
Edward Burgess Butler: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.91
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