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Topic: 1840s

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The Scott Monument under Construction

The Scott Monument under Construction

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1843..Accession no. PGP HA 424 .Medium Calotype print .Size 20.10 x 14.90 cm .Credit Provenance unknown..For more information please select here ( http://www.nationalgalleri... more

Mrs. Rigby

Mrs. Rigby

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:13.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogr... more

Mrs. Rigby

Mrs. Rigby

Book Title: from Camera Work, July 1905, 11:7.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1905.Process: photogravur... more

Lady in Black

Lady in Black

Book Title: from Camera Work, January 1912, 37:29.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1912.Process: photogr... more

Portraits - A Group

Portraits - A Group

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:9.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogra... more

Portraits - A Group

Portraits - A Group

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:9.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogra... more

Mrs. Rigby

Mrs. Rigby

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:13.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogr... more

Lady in Black

Lady in Black

Book Title: from Camera Work, January 1912, 37:29.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1912.Process: photogr... more

Isabella Burns, Mrs John Begg, 1771 - 1858. Youngest sister of Robert Burns

Isabella Burns, Mrs John Begg, 1771 - 1858. Youngest sister of Robert ...

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1843 - 1846..Accession no. PGP HA 277 .Medium Calotype print .Size 19.80 x 13.80 cm .Credit Provenance unknown ..For more information please select here ( http://www.nationa... more

Mrs. Rigby

Mrs. Rigby

Book Title: from Camera Work, July 1905, 11:7.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1905.Process: photogravur... more

The Bird Cage

The Bird Cage

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:7.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogra... more

Untitled, Lady Elisabeth Theresa Feilding, née  Fox Strangways (1773-1846)

Untitled, Lady Elisabeth Theresa Feilding, née Fox Strangways (1773-1...

Artist: William Henry Fox Talbot.Artist Bio: British, 1800 - 1877.Creation Date: early 1840s.Print Date: 2002.Process: modern salt print.Credit Line: Purchased with funds from MoPA's Fox Talbot Committee.Access... more

The Fruit Sellers

The Fruit Sellers

Artist: William Henry Fox Talbot.Artist Bio: British, 1800 - 1877.Creation Date: early 1840s.Print Date: printed later.Process: modern salt print.Credit Line: Purchased with funds from MoPA's Fox Talbot Committ... more

The Bird Cage

The Bird Cage

Book Title: from Camera Work, October 1909, 28:7.Artist: David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.Artist Bio: Scottish, 1802 - 1870 / Scottish 1821 - 1848.Creation Date: c. 1845.Print Date: 1909.Process: photogra... more

[Walter Restored Jones, half-length portrait, nearly in profile to left]

[Walter Restored Jones, half-length portrait, nearly in profile to lef...

Founder of Atlantic Mutual Marine Insurance Co., of New York City.

[Richard Yates, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left]

[Richard Yates, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left]

Whig Congressman from Illinois, 1851-1855; Republican Governor of Illinois, 1861-1865; Republican Senator from Illinois, 1865-1871.

[Stephen Arnold Douglas, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to left]

[Stephen Arnold Douglas, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to left...

Democratic Congressman from Illinois, 1843-1847; Senator, 1847-1861.

[Solomon Weathersbee Downs, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left]
[Colonel William Gates, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the right, in military uniform]

[Colonel William Gates, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to...

Colonel, U.S. Army; Governor of Tampico, Mexico, 1846-1848.

[Ezra Bartlett French, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Ezra Bartlett French, half-length portrait, facing front]

Republican Congressman from Maine, 1859-1861.

Portrait of a Man

Portrait of a Man

Artist: Unknown artist.Creation Date: 1844.Print Date: ca. 1844.Process: daguerreotype.Credit Line: Gift of Stanley B. Burns ... more

[Aaron Vanderpoel, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left, with side whiskers]

[Aaron Vanderpoel, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left, w...

Democratic Congressman from New York, 1833-1837, 1839-1841.

[Shepherd Knapp, half-length portrait, slightly to right, eyes front]

[Shepherd Knapp, half-length portrait, slightly to right, eyes front]

Leather merchant and later a banker in New York City.

[Xavier Donald MacLeod, half-length portrait, nearly facing front, with mustache and spectacles]
[Joseph Vance, half-length portrait, slightly to the left]

[Joseph Vance, half-length portrait, slightly to the left]

Democratic Congressman from Ohio, 1822-1835; Governor, 1836-1838; Whig Congressman, 1843-1847.

Hen. A. Muhlenberg / drawn from life & on stone by A.C. Smith.

Hen. A. Muhlenberg / drawn from life & on stone by A.C. Smith.

Print shows Henry A. Muhlenberg, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front.

[Pliny Earle, three-quarters to left]
[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front]

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait,...

Photo possibly shows Thaddeus Hyatt. (Source: Frederick Rock, 2011)

[Samuel G. Goodrich, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the right]

[Samuel G. Goodrich, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to th...

Author, editor, publisher, known as Peter Parley.

[Caleb Lyon, head-and shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the left, with beard]

[Caleb Lyon, head-and shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the left, ...

Independent Congressman from New York, 1853-1855; Governor of Idaho Territory, 1864-1865.

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front, hands folded in lap]

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, fa...

Doctor and president of Fairfield County Medical Association, Greenfield, Connecticut.