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Portraits

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Ercole Cartotto Portrait Drawings of Selected Amherst College Alumni, Faculty and Administration

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00100
Abstract

19 framed portraits of Amherst College alumni, faculty and staff, by Ercole Cartotto, the Italian-born portraitist.

Dates: circa 1930

Portraits and Signatures Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00077
Abstract

Artificial collection of engravings and photographs, predominantly portraits of a variety of individuals, as well as reproduced signatures. Subjects include American presidents, British monarchs, famous actors, Lord Jeffery Amherst, and others.

Dates: circa 1825-1900

Series 3: Walt Whitman Portraits

 Series
Scope and Contents

Series 3: Walt Whitman Portraits contains illustrated and photographic images of Whitman.

Dates: 1850-1899

Series 4: Portraits and Memorabilia, 1792-1967

 Series
Scope and Contents

Contains news clippings about Lord Jeffery Amherst's participation in the French and Indian Wars, as well as copies of artistic portraits done chiefly in the eighteenth century.

Dates: 1792-1967

Series 6: Photographs, 1916-1986

 Series
Scope and Contents Series 6: Photographs, includes photographs of JJM, his activities, and his associates throughout the course of his public career. Material includes portraits of JJM and others, and official government photographs from the War Department and HICOG years. There are few family or personal photographs. Wherever possible, individuals, activities, and locations are identified. The number in parentheses following the description indicates the number of separate images in the folder, with any...
Dates: 1916-1986

Seven engraved portraits of Jeffery Amherst, 1792-1836

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: JeffAm 1], Folder: 56
Scope and Contents note From the Series:

Correspondence exchanged between Jeffery Amherst and British army officials or government authorities, with the exception of two letters authored by William Amherst. This series also contains a few engraved portraits of Jeffery Amherst, autographs, bills issued by the Office of Ordinance regarding provisions for troops, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1792-1836