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[Hugh Brady, half-length portrait, facing front, in civilian dress]

[Hugh Brady, half-length portrait, facing front, in civilian dress]

U.S. Army General. Scratched on face of plate: 150. Scratched on back of plate: Gen. Brady. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). ... More

Artist group - Mathew Brady seated on left

Artist group - Mathew Brady seated on left

Photograph shows group portrait of artists who participated in the art exhibition at the Metropolitan Fair in New York City, 1864, held to support the United States Sanitary Commission, "for the relief of the s... More

George Peabody / phot. by Brady ; engd. by J.C. Buttre.

George Peabody / phot. by Brady ; engd. by J.C. Buttre.

Half-length portrait of the philanthropist, facing right.

[Millard Fillmore, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left] / Brady, N.Y.

[Millard Fillmore, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left]...

Similar image in PRES FILE - Fillmore, Millard Photo Three-quarters. NOS 11/96.

J.H. Wade / Ambrotype by Brady ; engd. by J.C. Buttre.

J.H. Wade / Ambrotype by Brady ; engd. by J.C. Buttre.

Jeptha Homer Wade, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Engraved for Shaffner's Telegraph Manual.

John C. Calhoun / painted by T. Hicks ; likeness from a dage. by Brady ; engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

John C. Calhoun / painted by T. Hicks ; likeness from a dage. by Brady...

"Copyright Deposit, Southern District of N.Y. 1852." Title from item. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card.

Parker H. French / S.F. Baker sc.; from an ambrotype by Brady.

Parker H. French / S.F. Baker sc.; from an ambrotype by Brady.

Parker H. French, half-length portrait, facing right. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 Jan. 12, p. 73.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Gen Santos Guardiola, President of the Republic of Honduras - original daguerreotype to be seen at Brady's Gallery; Residence of the tyrant Santos Guardiola, at Comayagua, Capital of Honduras

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Gen Santos Guardiola, President...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 46 (1856 Oct. 25), p. 321. Reference copies may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

James Buchanan / daguerrotype by Brady ; engraved by J.C. Buttre.

James Buchanan / daguerrotype by Brady ; engraved by J.C. Buttre.

James Buchanan, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. Engraved for the U.S. Dem. Review.

[General John Buford of General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment in uniform] / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

[General John Buford of General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regimen...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: The Excelsior Brigade, Inc., April 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Lib... More

Maj. Gen. G.A. Custer / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

Maj. Gen. G.A. Custer / From photographic negative in Brady's National...

Photograph shows portrait of George Armstrong Custer in uniform. Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Thomas Harris, New York, New York, May 2015. Forms part of: Lilje... More

Brady's political photography

Brady's political photography

Photograph shows a composite photograph of the members of the thirty-sixth Senate; Jefferson Davis (first figure, second row), Southern secessionists Judah P. Benjamin, (third from the left, fifth row from the ... More

Captain Page of the Paraguay expedition / From a photograph by Brady.

Captain Page of the Paraguay expedition / From a photograph by Brady.

Captain Thomas J. Page, three-quarater length portrait, standing, facing right. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1859 April 2, p. 217.

United States Senate / M. B. Brady.

United States Senate / M. B. Brady.

Composite photograph showing 68 Senators of the 36th Congress. Key to portraits is available in LOT 11507. Handwritten on front of mount: Deposited in Clerk's office Southern Dist. New York, Sept. 20, 1859. Cop... More

Maj. Gen. Hunter / Brady's National Portrait Galleries, New York & Washington.

Maj. Gen. Hunter / Brady's National Portrait Galleries, New York & Was...

Photograph shows Major General David Hunter of 3rd Regular Army Cavalry Regiment and 6th Regular Army Cavalry Regiment in uniform with sword. Title from item.

[Unidentified woman, possibly a nurse, during the Civil War] / Brady's National Photographic Galleries, No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C. & Broadway & Tenth Street, New York.

[Unidentified woman, possibly a nurse, during the Civil War] / Brady's...

Title devised by Library staff. Notation on verso: Kent. Possibly the name of the woman in the photograph.

House of Representatives, XXXVI Congress, U.S., 1860 / M. B. Brady.

House of Representatives, XXXVI Congress, U.S., 1860 / M. B. Brady.

Composite photograph showing Representatives of the 36th Congress. Title from item. Key to portraits is available in LOT 11507. Gift of; Mrs. J. H. Flannery; (DLC/PP-1972:277).

[Unidentified man standing with hand on book] / From photographic negative from Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

[Unidentified man standing with hand on book] / From photographic nega...

Title devised by Library staff. On verso: To dear Aunt Phila with kind regards from Sister Margaret.

Father Boyle / Brady's National Photographic Galleries, No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C. & Broadway & Tenth Street, New York.

Father Boyle / Brady's National Photographic Galleries, No. 352 Pennsy...

Photograph shows Chaplain Francis E. Boyle of Hospital Chaplains U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment. Title from item.

[Abraham Lincoln, candidate for U.S. president, three-quarter length portrait, before delivering his Cooper Union address in New York City] / Brady, N.Y.

[Abraham Lincoln, candidate for U.S. president, three-quarter length p...

Abraham Lincoln, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly right. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Hill Meserve. New York, Privately print... More

J.C. Calhoun / Brady, N.Y.

J.C. Calhoun / Brady, N.Y.

Photograph shows South Carolina senator John C. Calhoun, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Photograph is a reproduction of an 1849 daguerreotype by Mathew Brady. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth President of the United States based on a Brady photograph.]
John C. Breckenridge / E. Saintin, N.Y., 1860 ; from phot. by Brady ; E. Saintin, del.

John C. Breckenridge / E. Saintin, N.Y., 1860 ; from phot. by Brady ; ...

Print showing John C. Breckenridge, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. 977 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1860 by M. Knoedler, in the clerks Offi... More

[Unidentified woman, possibly a nurse, during the Civil War] / Brady's National Photographic Galleries, No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C. & Broadway & Tenth Street, New York.

[Unidentified woman, possibly a nurse, during the Civil War] / Brady's...

Title devised by Library staff. Notation on verso: Hamlin. Possibly the name of the woman in the photograph.

[Brady & Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

[Brady & Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

Hesler Photograph: Meserve no. 26, June 1860, also known as the Ayre's portrait

Hon. Abraham Lincoln, born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809 / photographed by Brady.

Hon. Abraham Lincoln, born in Kentucky, February 12, 1809 / photograph...

Abraham Lincoln, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. Wood engraving after photograph by Brady. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 4, (1860 Nov. 10), p. 705.

Ft. Brady

Ft. Brady

Landscapes with two shores of river. Title inscribed within image. Formerly Waud no. B-92. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.856) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Lincoln portrait engraved by E. G. Williams & Bro. based on a Brady photograph.]

[Lincoln portrait engraved by E. G. Williams & Bro. based on a Brady p...

(Based on Meserve no. 75? A photograph by Matthew B. Brady in Washington, believed to have been made in 1863.) Penciled on back. Gift of Gladys Tallman. 10/23/64.

Fitz John Porter / Brady, New York.

Fitz John Porter / Brady, New York.

Photograph shows Gen. Fitz-John Porter of 15th Regular Army Infantry Regiment and General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment in uniform. Title devised by Library staff.

[Brady photographs of Abraham Lincoln and Joseph Hooker.]

[Brady photographs of Abraham Lincoln and Joseph Hooker.]

From Left to right. Joseph Hooker. Enlarged directly from the small glass negative by M. B. Brady in the Meserve Collection. Abraham Lincoln, Meserve no. 73; probably 1864 in Washington, D. C., Joseph Hooker. E... More

[Colonel Elmer Ellsworth of Field and Staff, 11th New York Infantry Regiment] / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

[Colonel Elmer Ellsworth of Field and Staff, 11th New York Infantry Re...

Photograph shows portrait of Ellsworth in suit and cape with cane. Title from item. Notation on verso: Ellsworth, 1st man killed in Civil War.

[Brady portrait of Abraham Lincoln & "Tad" published by Richards.]

[Brady portrait of Abraham Lincoln & "Tad" published by Richards.]

Meserve no 39. A photograph of the President and the second son Thomas or "Tad" by Matthew B. Brady, made in Washington 1861 as the President looked at an album of photographs in Brady's studio. I t was used by... More

[Portrait of Lincoln. Reproduction from an engraving based on a Brady photograph.]

[Portrait of Lincoln. Reproduction from an engraving based on a Brady ...

Based on Meserve no. 87. A photograph by Matthew B. Brady made in Washington on February 9, 1864. The original glass negative is in the Meserve Collection. Penciled on back: Gift Gladys Tallman, 10/23/64

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Photograph shows mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, possibly interior of Fort Carrol in Giesboro, Washington, D.C. instead of Fort Brady. No. 587. Title from item. Corrected title from ... More

Fort Brady, James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

Fort Brady, James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

No. B519. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Building winter quarters at Fort Brady, James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

Building winter quarters at Fort Brady, James River, Va. near Dutch Ga...

No. B512. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Jefferson Davis, first president of the new Southern Confederacy / photographed by Brady.

Jefferson Davis, first president of the new Southern Confederacy / pho...

Jefferson Davis, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, framed by wreath of corn, tobacco, and flowers.

Lieut. F. H. Rogers, Adjutant 1st Battalion, 1st Michigan Cavalry / Brady's National Photographic Galleries, Broadway & Tenth Street, New York & No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C.

Lieut. F. H. Rogers, Adjutant 1st Battalion, 1st Michigan Cavalry / Br...

Photograph shows portrait of Lieutenant Fordyce Huntington Rogers of Co. G, 1st Michigan Cavalry Regiment, in uniform with book on table. Title from item. Surrogate available as color laser copy in P&P Reading Room.

Stoneman / Brady, New York ; Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, Broadway & Tenth Street, New York & No. 352 Pennsylvania Av., Washington, D.C.

Stoneman / Brady, New York ; Brady's National Photographic Portrait Ga...

Photograph shows Major General George Stoneman of 3rd Regular Army Cavalry Regiment, 4th Regular Army Cavalry Regiment, and General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment in uniform. Title from item.

H. Clay / Brady, N.Y.

H. Clay / Brady, N.Y.

Title from item. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by M.B. Brady, ... New-York."

Brady's incidents of the war. (Fort Richardson Va.) Camp 1st. Conn Artilery [sic], Col. R.O. Tyler

Brady's incidents of the war. (Fort Richardson Va.) Camp 1st. Conn Art...

Photograph shows Union soldiers with cannons in an artillery bunker at Fort Richardson, Arlington, Virginia. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by M.B. Brady, in the Clerks O... More

[Lieutenant Francis Brownell of Co. A, 11th New York Infantry Regiment] / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

[Lieutenant Francis Brownell of Co. A, 11th New York Infantry Regiment...

Photograph shows portrait of Brownell in Zouave uniform with bayoneted musket and sword. Title from item. Notation on verso: He shot the man who killed Ellsworth.

[Willie and Tad Lincoln, sons of President Abraham Lincoln, with their cousin Lockwood Todd] / Brady's National Portrait Galleries, New York & Washington.

[Willie and Tad Lincoln, sons of President Abraham Lincoln, with their...

Photograph shows Willie Lincoln (left), who died Feb. 20, 1862, age eleven, and his younger brother Tad (Thomas), posed with their mother's nephew, Lockwood Todd, in Mathew Brady's studio in Washington, D.C. T... More

Prince Napoleon and his wife the Princess Clotilde / on steel by John Sartain, Phila., by Brady after photograph from life.

Prince Napoleon and his wife the Princess Clotilde / on steel by John ...

Print shows Prince Napoléon-Joseph-Charles-Paul Bonaparte, half-length portrait, facing front, standing behind Princess Clotilde, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, with right hand to her chin... More

Ft. Brady, Interior

Ft. Brady, Interior

Photograph showing mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, possibly interior of Fort Carrol in Giesboro, Washington, D.C. instead of Fort Brady. Title from item. Title from published source... More

Brady's incidents of the war. (Fort Richardson Va.) Camp 1st. Conn Artilery [sic], Col. R.O. Tyler

Brady's incidents of the war. (Fort Richardson Va.) Camp 1st. Conn Art...

Photograph shows Union soldiers with cannons in an artillery bunker at Fort Richardson, Arlington, Virginia. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by M.B. Brady, in the Clerks O... More

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

Union soldiers by two large cannons positioned behind fortifications. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. B689.

[Rotogravure of Lincoln by Brady.]

[Rotogravure of Lincoln by Brady.]

Based on Meserve no 66. A photograph by Matthew B. Brady in Washington, believed to have been made in 1862. "Proof" written in colored pencil. Cf Truesdale 66.5.

Battery, No. 4--near Yorktown, mounting 10 13-inch mortars, each weighing 20,000 pounds. East-South end / Brady's Album Gallery.

Battery, No. 4--near Yorktown, mounting 10 13-inch mortars, each weigh...

Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. No. 375. Printed on verso: from photographic negative from Brady's National Portrait Gallery. In album: Cartes-de-visite portraits of U.S. Army officers, c... More

Barbara Frietchie / photographed by Brady & Co., 352 Penna. Ave., Washington, for the Great National Fair.

Barbara Frietchie / photographed by Brady & Co., 352 Penna. Ave., Wash...

Photograph shows Barbara Frietchie, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Mounted on card with poem titled in her name by John Greenleaf Whittier. Title from item. Copy after Jacob Byerly and Son. Inscribe... More

[The Battle of Antietam] / from photographs by Mr. M.B. Brady.

[The Battle of Antietam] / from photographs by Mr. M.B. Brady.

Includes dead soldiers and dead horses on battlefield, wounded under tents improvised with fence rails, and the bridge over Antietam Creek. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 Oct. 8, p. 664-665.

Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863. Battlefield of Gettysburg. Woods on left of Chambersburg Pike in which Archers Brigade was captured. (Also called the Wheat Field). Brady the photographer is shown

Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863. Battlefield of Gettysburg. Woods on left of...

Title from item. Another print from this negative is LOT 4167-A, no. 7.

[Nine views of the Gettysburg battlefield from photographs by Mathew Brady and Army of the Potomac's Twelfth Corps crossing the Rappahannock River in pursuit of Robert E. Lee from a sketch by an officer]

[Nine views of the Gettysburg battlefield from photographs by Mathew B...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1863 Aug. 22, pp. 532-533.

[Capt. Joseph H. Spencer, half-length portrait, in uniform] / Brady, New York.

[Capt. Joseph H. Spencer, half-length portrait, in uniform] / Brady, N...

Gift; of F. H. Niles; 1942; (DLC/PP-1942:0031) Title devised by Library staff.

The most Revd. John Hughes--Archbishop of New York / printed by H. Peters ; engraved by J.B. Forrest from a photograph by Brady.

The most Revd. John Hughes--Archbishop of New York / printed by H. Pet...

Rev. John Hughes, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly right.

General Meade and his staff / from a photograph by Brady.

General Meade and his staff / from a photograph by Brady.

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1864 July 23, p. 469.

Lieutenant-General Grant at his head-quarters / photographed by Brady.

Lieutenant-General Grant at his head-quarters / photographed by Brady.

Ulysses S. Grant, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, leaning against tree by tent. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1864 July 16, p. 449 (cover).

[Brady photograph of Abraham Lincoln.]

[Brady photograph of Abraham Lincoln.]

Meserve no. 85. Copy of photograph.

Army of the Potomac--General Hancock and staff / photographed by Brady.

Army of the Potomac--General Hancock and staff / photographed by Brady...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1864 Aug. 13, p. 517.

Brigadier-General George A. Custer / photographed by Brady.

Brigadier-General George A. Custer / photographed by Brady.

Full-length, on running horse, facing left, with sword raised. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1864 March 19, p. 177.

Ft. Brady, James River, Va. View showing battery ready for action

Ft. Brady, James River, Va. View showing battery ready for action

Stereograph showing Union soldiers from Company C, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery standing in a battery of Parrott guns at Fort Brady, Virginia.

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

2 men with wheeled cannon. Brady-Handy Collection. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War Forts Brady; Civil War Artillery.

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there by Miss Clara Barton and Dorence Atwater, August, 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair, Washington, June, 1866.

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there ...

Inscribed on back: Very Truly yours Dorence Atwater. Entered according to act of Congress by M.B. Brady & Co. in the year 1865 ... District of Columbia. Clara Barton Collection (Library of Congress).

[Henry L. Dawes, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right] / Brady Washington.

[Henry L. Dawes, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right] /...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries, Broadway & Tenth Street, New York & No. 352 Pennsylvania Av. Washington, D.C. Gift; Estate of Miss Anna L. Daw... More

David D. Porter / photographed by Brady, expressly for this work.

David D. Porter / photographed by Brady, expressly for this work.

Half-length portrait, facing slightly left, in uniform, surrounded by nautical vignettes.

[Robert E. Lee, seated] / Brady & Co.

[Robert E. Lee, seated] / Brady & Co.

Photograph shows portrait of Robert E. Lee sitting in a chair, holding a hat.

Brig. Gen. Albert J. Myer, Chief Signal Officer, USA / Brady, Washington, D.C.

Brig. Gen. Albert J. Myer, Chief Signal Officer, USA / Brady, Washingt...

Photograph shows Brig. General Albert J. Myer, three-quarter length portrait, in uniform.