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Heroes of the Republic

Artist:
Ferdinand Mayer and Sons, 1854 - 1877?  Search this
Copy after:
Ole Peter Hansen Balling, 13 Apr 1823 - 1 May 1906  Search this
Sitter:
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
John McAllister Schofield, 29 Sep 1831 - 4 Mar 1906  Search this
Joseph Anthony Mower, 22 Aug 1827 - 6 Jan 1870  Search this
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
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
56.5cm x 88.3cm (22 1/4" x 34 3/4"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1867
Topic:
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Colonial  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
George Armstrong Custer: Male  Search this
George Armstrong Custer: 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
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
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
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
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.82.33
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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:
58.4 x 92.7cm (23 x 36 1/2")
Frame: 100.3 x 134.6 x 12.7cm (39 1/2 x 53 x 5")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 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\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Library of Congress
Object number:
S/NPG.76.8
See more items in:
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 111
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.76.8

William Marcy Tweed

Artist:
Major & Knapp Lithography Company, active 1864 - c.1881  Search this
Sitter:
William Marcy Tweed, 3 Apr 1823 - 12 Apr 1878  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with tintstone on paper
Dimensions:
31.1cm x 21.2cm (12 1/4" x 8 3/8"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1870
Topic:
None  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Tool\Axe  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Fasces  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Male  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Politics and Government\Politician  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Law and Law Enforcement\Criminal\Racketeer  Search this
William Marcy Tweed: Politics and Government\Public Official\Alderman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.36
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.36

The Fight Between the "Alabama" and the "Kearsarge" Off Cherbourg, June 19, 1864

Artist:
Gustav W. Seitz, 1826 - 1900?  Search this
Sitter:
John Ancrum Winslow, 19 Nov 1811 - 29 Sep 1873  Search this
Raphael Semmes, 27 Sep 1809 - 30 Aug 1877  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 30.7 × 41 cm (12 1/16 × 16 1/8")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1864
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\Ocean  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Banner  Search this
Equipment\Chain  Search this
Weapon\Cannonball  Search this
Equipment\Anchor  Search this
Nature & Environment\Smoke  Search this
John Ancrum Winslow: Male  Search this
John Ancrum Winslow: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Raphael Semmes: Male  Search this
Raphael Semmes: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Raphael Semmes: Literature\Writer  Search this
Raphael Semmes: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.369
See more items in:
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.84.369

Battle of New Orleans

Artist:
Joseph Yeager, 1792 - 1859  Search this
Copy after:
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Samuel Gibbs, ? - 1815  Search this
William Thornton, 1779 - 30 Mar 1840  Search this
Edward Micahel Packenham, 19 Mar 1778 - 08 Jan 1815  Search this
John Lambert, 28 Apr 1772 - 14 Sep 1847  Search this
John Keane, 6 Feb 1781 - 24 Aug 1844  Search this
Edward Blakeney, 26 Mar 1778 - 02 Aug 1868  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 41.1 × 53.5 cm (16 3/16 × 21 1/16")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Print
Date:
1817
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\British  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Weapon\Cannonball  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Male  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\Governor\Florida  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Samuel Gibbs: Male  Search this
Samuel Gibbs: Military  Search this
William Thornton: Male  Search this
William Thornton: Military  Search this
Edward Micahel Packenham: Male  Search this
Edward Micahel Packenham: Military  Search this
John Lambert: Male  Search this
John Lambert: Military  Search this
John Keane: Male  Search this
John Keane: Military  Search this
Edward Blakeney: Male  Search this
Edward Blakeney: Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.28
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.28

John Ellis Wool

Artist:
Joseph Edward Baker, 1835 - 1914  Search this
Copy after:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Lithographer:
J. H. Bufford Lithography Company, active 1835 - 1890  Search this
Sitter:
John Ellis Wool, 29 Feb 1784 - 10 Nov 1869  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with beige tintstone on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 31.8 × 22.2 cm (12 1/2 × 8 3/4")
Sheet: 41.5 × 30.5 cm (16 5/16 × 12")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1861
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Telescope\Spyglass  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Bayonet  Search this
John Ellis Wool: Male  Search this
John Ellis Wool: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
John Ellis Wool: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
John Ellis Wool: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
John Ellis Wool: Military\Army\Officer\Mexican War  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.168
See more items in:
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.168

William T. Sherman

Artist:
Max Rosenthal, 1833 - 1918  Search this
Lithographer:
Louis N. Rosenthal Lithography Company, active 1850 - 1875  Search this
Sitter:
William Tecumseh Sherman, 8 Feb 1820 - 14 Feb 1891  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph with tintstone on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 62.1 × 48.6 cm (24 7/16 × 19 1/8")
Sheet: 75.8 × 61.2 cm (29 13/16 × 24 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1865
Topic:
None  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Telescope  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Bugle  Search this
Weapon\Cannonball  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.225
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.225

Benjamin Franklin

Title:
Mirabeau Arrive Aux Champs Élisées.
Artist:
Louis Joseph Masquelier, 1741 - 1811  Search this
Copy after:
Jean Michel Moreau, Le Jeune, 1741 - 1814  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 23.3 × 33 cm (9 3/16 × 13")
Sheet: 42.8 × 51.5 cm (16 7/8 × 20 1/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1792
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Printed Material  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree\Palm  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Wreath\Laurel  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Banner  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.349
See more items in:
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.349

Nathanael Greene

Artist:
John Norman, c. 1748 - 1817  Search this
Sitter:
Nathanael Greene, 7 Aug 1742 - 19 Jun 1786  Search this
Medium:
Line engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 17 × 10.5 cm (6 11/16 × 4 1/8")
Sheet: 25.4 × 19 cm (10 × 7 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1781
Topic:
None  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Nathanael Greene: Male  Search this
Nathanael Greene: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Nathanael Greene: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Nathanael Greene: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Nathanael Greene: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.3
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.3

George Washington

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 30 × 24.7 cm (11 13/16 × 9 3/4")
Sheet: 35.2 × 25.7 cm (13 7/8 × 10 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1780
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Colonial  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Barra Foundation
Object number:
NPG.76.16
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John Brown

Artist:
Augustus Washington, 1820/1 - 1875  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Case Open: 11.4 x 19.7 x 1.1cm (4 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Connecticut\Hartford\Hartford
Date:
c. 1846-1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Cased object  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; purchased with major acquisition funds and with funds donated by Betty Adler Schermer in honor of her great-grandfather, August M. Bondi
Object number:
NPG.96.123
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Daniel Shays and Job Shattuck

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Shays, 1747? - 29 Sep 1825  Search this
Job Shattuck, 1725 - 1825?  Search this
Medium:
Relief cut on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 9 × 12.9 cm (3 9/16 × 5 1/16")
Book closed: 17.8 × 10.7 cm (7 × 4 3/16")
Book open: 17.8 × 17.8 cm (7 × 7")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1787
Topic:
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Daniel Shays: Male  Search this
Daniel Shays: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Daniel Shays: Military\Soldier\Revolution  Search this
Daniel Shays: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
Daniel Shays: Society and Social Change\Rebel  Search this
Job Shattuck: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.25
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Fitz John Porter

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Publisher:
E. & H. T. Anthony & Company, active 1852 - 1901  Search this
Sitter:
Fitz John Porter, 1822 - 1901  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.7 × 5.5 cm (3 7/16 × 2 3/16")
Mount: 10 × 6.1 cm (3 15/16 × 2 3/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Fitz John Porter: Male  Search this
Fitz John Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Fitz John Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Fitz John Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. F.B. Wilde
Object number:
NPG.83.284.26
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Richard Mentor Johnson

Artist:
A. A. Hoffay, active 1830 - 1840  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Mentor Johnson, 17 Oct 1781 - 18 Nov 1850  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 46 × 34.2 cm (18 1/8 × 13 7/16")
Sheet: 65.5 × 49.5 cm (25 13/16 × 19 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1833
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird\Eagle  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Couch  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Male  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Richard Mentor Johnson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.63
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William Gropper

Artist:
Harry Sternberg, 1904 - 2001  Search this
Sitter:
William Gropper, 30 Dec 1897 - 7 Jan 1977  Search this
Medium:
Serigraph
Dimensions:
Image: 39.5 × 50 cm (15 9/16 × 19 11/16")
Sheet: 47.9 × 58.3 cm (18 7/8 × 22 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1944
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Printed Material\Document\Scroll  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\Japanese  Search this
Nature & Environment\Bone\Skeleton  Search this
Architecture\Smokestack  Search this
William Gropper: Male  Search this
William Gropper: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Gropper: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.70
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Proclamation of Emancipation

Artist:
William Roberts, 1846 - 1876?  Search this
Copy after:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving with one tint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 49.8 × 37.4 cm (19 5/8 × 14 3/4")
Sheet: 55.5 × 44 cm (21 7/8 × 17 5/16")
Mat (Verified): 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Print
Date:
1864
Topic:
None  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird\Eagle  Search this
Weapon\Whip  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cow  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Bayonet  Search this
Tool\Anvil  Search this
Tool\Plow  Search this
Tool\Rake  Search this
Equipment\Scale  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.229
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Storming Fort Wagner

Title:
Robert Gould Shaw
Artist:
Kurz & Allison Lithography Company, c. 1880 - 1899  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Gould Shaw, 10 Oct 1837 - 18 Jul 1863  Search this
Medium:
Chromolithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 47.6 × 65.4 cm (18 3/4 × 25 3/4")
Mount: 62.4 × 80 cm (24 9/16 × 31 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1890
Topic:
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Weapon\Gun  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Robert Gould Shaw: Male  Search this
Robert Gould Shaw: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Robert Gould Shaw: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2014.33
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 111
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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Bombastes Reformeth Ye Churches

Title:
The American Cyclops, the Hero of New Orleans, and Spoiler of Silver Spoons
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 11.9 × 7.7 cm (4 11/16 × 3 1/16")
Book closed: 20 × 16.1 cm (7 7/8 × 6 5/16")
Book open: 20 × 32 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1868
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Religious\Cross  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Pistol  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.128.H
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Conquest of Ye Pump

Title:
The American Cyclops, the Hero of New Orleans, and Spoiler of Silver Spoons
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7.6 × 12 cm (3 × 4 3/4")
Book closed: 20 × 16.1 cm (7 7/8 × 6 5/16")
Book open: 20 × 32 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1868
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.128.D
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Bombastes is Ubiquitus

Title:
The American Cyclops, the Hero of New Orleans, and Spoiler of Silver Spoons
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7 × 10.8 cm (2 3/4 × 4 1/4")
Book closed: 20 × 16.1 cm (7 7/8 × 6 5/16")
Book open: 20 × 32 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1868
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.128.F
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