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Laura Keene

Artist:
Rufus P. Anson, c. 1821-?  Search this
Sitter:
Laura Keene, c. 1826 - 4 Nov 1873  Search this
Medium:
Sixteenth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image (sight): 3.1 × 2.5 cm (1 1/4 × 1")
Case Open: 5.4 × 9.7 cm (2 1/8 × 3 13/16")
Case Closed: 5.3 × 4.8 × 1.5 cm (2 1/16 × 1 7/8 × 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Laura Keene: Female  Search this
Laura Keene: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Laura Keene: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Laura Keene: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Laura Keene: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of Bill and Sally Wittliff
Object number:
NPG.2013.105
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2013.105

Frederick Douglass with the Edmonson Sisters at Fugitive Slave Law Convention, Cazenovia, New York

Artist:
Ezra Greenleaf Weld, 1801 - 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Gerrit Smith, 6 Mar 1797 - 28 Dec 1874  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson, 1835 - 1895  Search this
Mary Edmonson, 1832 - 1853  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin, 1819 - 1855  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate copy daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.2 x 9.8 cm (4 7/16 x 3 7/8")
Case Open: 15.2 x 24.4 x 1.3 cm (6 x 9 5/8 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1850
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Male  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Literature\Writer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Gerrit Smith: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  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
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Female  Search this
Emily Catherine Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Female  Search this
Mary Edmonson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Female  Search this
Theodosia Gilbert Chaplin: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mr. & Mrs. Set Charles Momjian
Object number:
L/NPG.19.95
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.19.95

Mary Ann Meade

Artist:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Ann Meade, c. 1824 - 1903  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Sight: 6.3 × 5.1 cm (2 1/2 × 2")
Case Open: 9.6 × 15.9 × 1.6 cm (3 3/4 × 6 1/4 × 5/8")
Case Closed: 9.6 × 8.2 cm (3 3/4 × 3 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Mary Ann Meade: Female  Search this
Mary Ann Meade: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
S/NPG.85.255
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.85.255

Sarah T. Bolton

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Tittle Barrett Bolton, 1814 - 1893  Search this
Medium:
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 8.8 × 6.3 cm (3 7/16 × 2 1/2")
Sheet: 10.5 × 8.1 cm (4 1/8 × 3 3/16")
Case Open: 11.7 × 19 × 0. 6cm (4 5/8 × 7 1/2 × 1/4")
Case Closed: 11.7 × 9.5 × 1.2 cm (4 5/8 × 3 3/4 × 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Sarah Tittle Barrett Bolton: Female  Search this
Sarah Tittle Barrett Bolton: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Sarah Tittle Barrett Bolton: Natural Resources\Pioneer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.74
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.74

Charlotte Cushman

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Charlotte Saunders Cushman, 23 Jul 1816 - 17 Feb 1876  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 12 × 9 cm (4 3/4 × 3 9/16")
Case open: 15.2 × 12.2 × 1.3 cm (6 × 4 13/16 × 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Charlotte Saunders Cushman: Female  Search this
Charlotte Saunders Cushman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.60
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.60

Lucy Stone

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Lucy Stone, 13 Oct 1818 - 18 Oct 1893  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 13 × 10 cm (5 1/8 × 3 15/16")
Case open: 19.9 × 32.9 × 0.8 cm (7 13/16 × 12 15/16 × 5/16")
Case closed: 19.9 × 16.9 × 2 cm (7 13/16 × 6 5/8 × 13/16")
Mat: 18.2 × 15.2 cm (7 3/16 × 6")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Lucy Stone: Female  Search this
Lucy Stone: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lucy Stone: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Lucy Stone: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Lucy Stone: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.271
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.271

Lucretia Coffin Mott

Artist:
Marcus Aurelius Root, 1808 - 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Lucretia Coffin Mott, 3 Jan 1793 - 11 Nov 1880  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 11.6 x 8.9 cm (4 9/16 x 3 1/2")
Plate: 14 x 10.7 cm (5 1/2 x 4 3/16")
Case Open: 15 x 23.2 x 1 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 15 x 11.8 x 2.3 cm (5 7/8 x 4 5/8 x 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1851
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Female  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Feminist  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Lucretia Coffin Mott: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Women's rights advocate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution Conservation made possible by a grant from the Smithsonian's Collections Care and Preservation Fund
Object number:
NPG.2009.32
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.32

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, 14 Jun 1811 - 1 Jul 1896  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image (sight): 5.7 x 4.3cm (2 1/4 x 1 11/16")
Open half-case: 9.5 x 8.3cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1852
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cloak  Search this
Cased object  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.23
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.23

Mary Ann Brown Patten

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Ann Brown Patten, 1837 - 18 Mar 1861  Search this
Medium:
Ninth-plate ambrotype
Dimensions:
Image: 5.1 x 3.8 cm (2 x 1 1/2")
Glass: 6.3 x 5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 15/16")
Case Open: 7.4 x 12.4 x 0.9 cm (2 15/16 x 4 7/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 7.4 x 6.1 x 1.8 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/8 x 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1857
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Mary Ann Brown Patten: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dorthy Knouse Koepke
Object number:
S/NPG.2006.55
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2006.55

Dorothea Lynde Dix

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothea Lynde Dix, 4 Apr 1802 - 18 Jul 1887  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 14 x 10.8cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4")
Case Open: 15.4 x 24.4 x 1.3cm (6 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1849
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Female  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Dorothea Lynde Dix: Health and Medicine\Nurse  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.261
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.261

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