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America’s Richest

The Richest Bloodilines of AmericaCreated by: PICRYLDated: 1900
Pres. Coolidge, Mrs. C., & Curtis
America’s Richest Families, 1900-1940
1847
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1,450 Media in collectionpage 1 of 15
[Thomas George Pratt, half-length portrait, slightly to left]

[Thomas George Pratt, half-length portrait, slightly to left]

Senator from Maryland. Scratched on back of plate: 141; Gov. Pratt; Sen. Pratt, Md. Hallmark: Rinhart 21. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920. (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library ... more

[Stephen Whitney, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front, wearing figured waistcoat]

[Stephen Whitney, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, f...

Scratched on face of plate: 32. Scratched on back of plate: EPD July 4, 1855. Corners trimmed. Alternative identification: E.P. Dean. Identified by Owen Blevins 8/2014 based on engraving made from daguerreotype... more

[Jay Gould, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Jay Gould, half-length portrait, facing left]

George Grantham Bain Collection.

[Mrs. Alphonso Taft with Maria Herron and Fanny Taft, full-length portrait, facing left]

[Mrs. Alphonso Taft with Maria Herron and Fanny Taft, full-length port...

On verso: Adèle, Wien, I. Graben 19. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1978:095

Hearst House, 1400 N.H. Ave

Hearst House, 1400 N.H. Ave

Carriage in front.

James Clair Flood, 1826-1889

James Clair Flood, 1826-1889

Bust, facing left. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1889 March 2, p. 165. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: PI; Shelf. ALA Port. I. -1889; Flood James Clair, 1826-1889.

[Collis Potter Huntington, 1821-1900, head and shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Collis Potter Huntington, 1821-1900, head and shoulders portrait, fac...

Engraving copyrighted by Railroad Topics Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf. OCat. H-, Collis Potter, 1821-1900. F860.L44. HE2754.H8E85.

David Higgins

David Higgins

"Newman Photo, N.Y." Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & N.Y." No. 9153. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Ella Whitney Gould, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Peyton's, 147 Canal St.

[Ella Whitney Gould, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Peyt...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Phoebe Apperson Hearst

Phoebe Apperson Hearst

Half length portrait, seated, facing right. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: BI; Ph. Ind; Shelf.

Phoebe (Apperson) Hearst, 1842-1919

Phoebe (Apperson) Hearst, 1842-1919

Full length portrait, seated, facing left. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: BI; Ph. Ind; Shelf.

[Andrew Carnegie, three-quarter length portrait, leaning on chair, facing front]

[Andrew Carnegie, three-quarter length portrait, leaning on chair, fac...

B63268 U.S. Copyright Office. On verso: B.L.H. Dabbs, Pittsburg, Pa. No. 3.

William R. Hearst

William R. Hearst

William Randolph Hearst, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left. 42486 U.S. Copyright Office.

Otto Kahn
Mrs. W.K. Vanderbilt

Mrs. W.K. Vanderbilt

Photograph shows Anne Harriman Sands Rutherfurd (1861-1940), the second wife of businessman William Kissam Vanderbilt. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Jay Gould
Mrs. John Astor

Mrs. John Astor

Head-and-shoulders profile portrait of Mrs. John Jacob Astor IV (Ava Lowle Willing Astor) wearing fur-trimmed coat and large hat with feathers(?). Title from item. Photographer unidentified. Forms part of: Arti... more

[Home of Phoebe Apperson Hearst (widow of George Hearst) at 1400 New Hampshire Ave., NW, Washington, D.C.]

[Home of Phoebe Apperson Hearst (widow of George Hearst) at 1400 New H...

Interior: room filled with paintings; ornate chandelier. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Formerly in LOT 2958. No.... more

B. Baruch
B. Baruch
Jay Gould