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John Brown

Artist:
Ole Peter Hansen Balling, 13 Apr 1823 - 1 May 1906  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.5 x 64.5 x 3.8cm (30 1/8 x 25 3/8 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 109.2 x 96.5 x 12.7cm (43 x 38 x 5")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1872
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.74.2
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 110c
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.74.2

John Brown

Artist:
Anton Hohenstein, 1823 - 1923?  Search this
Copy after:
Martin M. Lawrence, 1809 - 1859  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 58.8 × 44.7 cm (23 1/8 × 17 5/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1866
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.134
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John Brown Going to His Hanging

Artist:
Horace Pippin, 22 Feb 1888 - 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61.3 x 76.8cm (24 1/8 x 30 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Architecture\Fence  Search this
Architecture\Building\House  Search this
Equipment\Rope  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Toy\Wagon  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1943.11 PAFA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1943.11_PAFA

History of the Minorities in the U.S.

Title:
Black Panel
Artist:
Dewey Crumpler, born 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Malcolm X, 19 May 1925 - 21 Feb 1965  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr., 15 Jan 1929 - 4 Apr 1968  Search this
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, 23 Feb 1868 - 27 Aug 1963  Search this
Charles Richard Drew, 3 Jun 1904 - 1 Apr 1950  Search this
Langston Hughes, 1 Feb 1902 - 22 May 1967  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune, 10 Jul 1875 - 18 May 1955  Search this
Paul Robeson, 9 Apr 1898 - 23 Jan 1976  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Sojourner Truth, c. 1797 - 26 Nov 1883  Search this
Crispus Attucks, 1723 - 1770?  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
289cm x 590cm (113 3/4" x 232 5/16"), Estimate
Culture:
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: American\African American  Search this
Charles Richard Drew: American\African American  Search this
Frederick Douglass: American\African American  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune: American\African American  Search this
Sojourner Truth: American\African American  Search this
Crispus Attucks: American\African American  Search this
Paul Robeson: American\African American  Search this
Malcolm X: American\African American  Search this
Langston Hughes: American\African American  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1974
Topic:
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Male  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Editor  Search this
Charles Richard Drew: Male  Search this
Charles Richard Drew: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Charles Richard Drew: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Charles Richard Drew: Health and Medicine\Researcher  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
Mary McLeod Bethune: Female  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune: Education\Founder\School  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Female  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Sojourner Truth: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Crispus Attucks: Male  Search this
Crispus Attucks: Business and Finance\Transportation\Seaman\Sailor  Search this
Paul Robeson: Male  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Paul Robeson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Malcolm X: Male  Search this
Malcolm X: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Malcolm X: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
Langston Hughes: Male  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Translator  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Male  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Nobel Prize  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: City and County of San Francisco
Object number:
353 CCSF2
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
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The Result of the Fifteenth Amendment and the Rise and Progress of the African Race in America and its Final Accomplishment and Celebration on May 19th A.D. 1870

Title:
Abraham Lincoln; John Brown; Ulysses Grant; Frederick Douglass; Thaddeus Stevens; Charles Sumner
Artist:
Metcalf & Clark, active c. 1870  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Thaddeus Stevens, 4 Apr 1792 - 11 Aug 1868  Search this
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
David Davis, 9 Mar 1815 - 26 Jun 1886  Search this
Hugh Lennox Bond, 16 Dec 1828 - 24 Oct 1893  Search this
Schuyler Colfax, 23 Mar 1823 - 13 Jan 1885  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, 6 May 1812 - 25 Jan 1885  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels, Sep 1822 - 16 Jan 1901  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 54.3 x 70.2cm (21 3/8 x 27 5/8")
Mat: 91.4 x 66 x 1.9cm (36 x 26 x 3/4")
Culture:
Martin Robison Delany: American\African American  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Native American  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: American\African American  Search this
Frederick Douglass: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\Maryland\Baltimore Independent City\Baltimore
Date:
1870
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Human Figures\Parade  Search this
David Davis: Male  Search this
David Davis: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
David Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Illinois  Search this
David Davis: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Illinois  Search this
Thaddeus Stevens: Male  Search this
Thaddeus Stevens: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thaddeus Stevens: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
Thaddeus Stevens: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Charles Sumner: Male  Search this
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Charles Sumner: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Male  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Literature\Writer  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Male  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\State Senator\Mississippi  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
Schuyler Colfax: Male  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Indiana  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Accounting\Auditor  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  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
Hugh Lennox Bond: Male  Search this
Hugh Lennox Bond: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Hugh Lennox Bond: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Hugh Lennox Bond: Law and Law Enforcement\Jurist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2000.39
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.39

Heroes of the Colored Race

Title:
Frederick Douglass
Artist:
Joseph Hoover, 1830 - 1913  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Blanche Kelso Bruce, 1841 - 1898  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels, Sep 1822 - 16 Jan 1901  Search this
John Roy Lynch, 10 Sep 1847 - 2 Nov 1939  Search this
Robert Smalls, 5 Apr 1839 - 23 Feb 1915  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey, 21 Jun 1832 - 2 Aug 1887  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash, 23 May 1844 - 21 Jun 1913  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Chromolithograph (hand colored) on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 55.9 x 74.8 cm (22 x 29 7/16")
Culture:
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Native American  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: American\African American  Search this
Frederick Douglass: American\African American  Search this
John Roy Lynch: American\African American  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey: American\African American  Search this
Robert Smalls: American\African American  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1881
Topic:
Poster  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Male  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\State Senator\Mississippi  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
Blanche Kelso Bruce: Male  Search this
Blanche Kelso Bruce: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Male  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Mississippi  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Mississippi  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Real Estate Agent  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Law and Law Enforcement\Justice of the Peace  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey: Male  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Male  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Male  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Louisiana  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2009.56
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.56

Worship of the North

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Horace Greeley, 3 Feb 1811 - 29 Nov 1872  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
John Charles Frémont, 21 Jan 1813 - 13 Jul 1890  Search this
William Henry Seward, 16 May 1801 - 15 Oct 1872  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton, 19 Dec 1814 - 24 Dec 1869  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, 14 Jun 1811 - 1 Jul 1896  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside, 23 May 1824 - 13 Sep 1881  Search this
James Henry Lane, 22 Jun 1814 - 11 Jul 1866  Search this
John Albion Andrew, 31 May 1818 - 30 Oct 1867  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
David Hunter, 1802 - 1886  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 17.9 x 24.8cm (7 1/16 x 9 3/4")
Mat: 35.6 x 45.7cm (14 x 18")
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Weapon\Spear  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Bag  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Reptile\Snake  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Equipment\Shackles  Search this
James Henry Lane: Male  Search this
James Henry Lane: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Henry Lane: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kansas  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Indiana  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Indiana  Search this
Charles Sumner: Male  Search this
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Charles Sumner: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
William Henry Seward: Male  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
William Henry Seward: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\Mexican War  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Horace Greeley: Male  Search this
Horace Greeley: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Magazine  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Horace Greeley: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
David Hunter: Male  Search this
David Hunter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  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
John Albion Andrew: Male  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  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\Yachting  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
John Charles Frémont: Male  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\US Senator\California  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Governor\California  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Male  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.95.A
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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Fifteenth Amendment

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
James Carter Beard, 1837 - 1913  Search this
Lithographer:
Thomas Kelly  Search this
Sitter:
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, 6 May 1812 - 25 Jan 1885  Search this
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels, Sep 1822 - 16 Jan 1901  Search this
Schuyler Colfax, 23 Mar 1823 - 13 Jan 1885  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 46.8 x 64.6cm (18 7/16 x 25 7/16")
Sheet: 55.1 x 70.7cm (21 11/16 x 27 13/16")
Mat: 66 x 86.4cm (26 x 34")
Culture:
Martin Robison Delany: American\African American  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Native American  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: American\African American  Search this
Frederick Douglass: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1870
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Architecture\Building\Church\Pulpit  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Male  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Literature\Writer  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Martin Robison Delany: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Male  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\State Senator\Mississippi  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
Schuyler Colfax: Male  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Indiana  Search this
Schuyler Colfax: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Accounting\Auditor  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.56
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John Brown

Artist:
Joseph-Charles de Blezer, active 1870s  Search this
Copy after:
Nahum Ball Onthank, 1823 - 1888  Search this
James Wallace Black, 1825 - 1896  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
39.4cm x 19.1cm x 27.9cm (15 1/2" x 7 1/2" x 11"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1870
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Equipment\Rope  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. Alfred Wolkenberg in memory of his wife, Mrs. Janine C. Wolkenberg
Object number:
NPG.68.38
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John Brown

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, 4 Jul 1844 - 17 Sep 1907  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
estimate: 40.6 × 22.2 × 17.8cm (16 × 8 3/4 × 7")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1876
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
OH990057
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Unidentified Man

Possible attribution:
Hiram Powers, 29 Jul 1805 - 27 Jun 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Alleged:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
76.2cm (30")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1860 - 1870
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Unidentified Artist: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992209
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Study for "John Brown in Prison"

Artist:
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and chinese white on tan paper
Dimensions:
23.5cm x 29cm (9 1/4" x 11 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1884
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Home Furnishings\Pillow  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
1993.103 MMA
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John Brown (Detail of Kansas Mural)

Artist:
John Steuart Curry, 14 Nov 1897 - 29 Aug 1946  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
175.2cm x 114.3cm (69" x 45"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Equipment\Wheel  Search this
Nature & Environment\Storm\Tornado  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Toy\Wagon  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
50.94.1 MMA
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The Last Moments of John Brown

Artist:
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Unidentified Group  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
196.5 x 168.3cm (77 3/8 x 66 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1884
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Derivative  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
97.5 MMA
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Last Moments of John Brown

Artist:
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
stretcher: 122cm x 96.5cm (48 1/16" x 38"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1884
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Exterior with Interior View  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Website: deyoung.famsf.org/
Object number:
1979.7.60 FAMSF (de Y)
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Trial of John Brown

Artist:
Horace Pippin, 22 Feb 1888 - 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 40cm x 50cm (15 3/4" x 19 11/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Interior\Courtroom  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Website: deyoung.famsf.org/
Object number:
1979.7.82 FAMSF (de Y)
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John Brown Brought Out for Execution

Artist:
Albert Berghaus, active 1869 - 1880  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 18.9 x 35.2cm (7 7/16 x 13 7/8")
Sheet: 24.4 x 35.2cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/8")
Mat: 35.6 x 45.7cm (14 x 18")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1859
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.73.2
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John Brown

Artist:
Martin M. Lawrence, 1809 - 1859  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet (oval): 18.7 × 13.5 cm (7 3/8 × 5 5/16")
Mount (irregular oval): 25.5 × 20 cm (10 1/16 × 7 7/8")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1858
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.74.76
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John Brown

Artist:
Thomas Murphy Johnston, 1834 - 1869  Search this
Copy after:
Martin M. Lawrence, 1809 - 1859  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.8 x 27cm (12 1/8 x 10 5/8")
Sheet: 55.2 x 44.3cm (21 3/4 x 17 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1859
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.276
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John Brown

Artist:
Currier & Ives Lithography Company, active 1857 - 1907  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.1 x 21.7cm (11 7/8 x 8 9/16")
Sheet: 36.1 x 26.6cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1859
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.202
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