Inventory of Portraits of Artists and Political Figures [graphic], ca. 1870-ca. 1880

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Arts and Humanities --Fine Arts --Photography

Inventory of Portraits of Artists and Political Figures [graphic], ca. 1870-ca. 1880

Collection number: BANC PIC 1976.031--ALB

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1976
Encoded by:
James Lake and Jamie Jesson
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Portraits of Artists and Political Figures [graphic],
Date (inclusive): ca. 1870-ca. 1880
Collection Number: BANC PIC 1976.031--ALB
Extent: Number of items: 1 photograph album (144 prints) and 22 loose prints
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: A collection of celebrity cartes de visite and other portraits from Europe and the United States including actors, actresses, royalty, literary figures, military officers, and some unidentified people.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Portraits of artists and political figures [graphic], BANC PIC 1976.031--ALB, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Scope and Content

Album, mainly of portraits of actors and actresses ca. 1870-1880, but which also includes portraits of some royalty of that period, and other popular figures. Many of the portraits were identified only by last name or by title; many have been fully identified, but a certain number have not been positively identified. A few portraits were inserted into the album without names; these are mainly theater portraits, not portraits of royalty, etc.

List of Items

item 1

Albani [actress]

item 2

Cary, Annie Louise

item 3

Nilsson, Christine

item 4

Patti, Carlotta

item 5

Seguin, Zelda

item 6

Pateman, Bella

item 7

Scott-Siddons, Mary F.

item 8

Lucca [actress]

item 9

Davenport, Fanny

item 10

Latour [actress]

item 11

Janauschek, Francesca

item 12

Parepa Rosa, Euphrosyne

item 13

Deveria(?) [actress]

item 14

Mitchell, Maggie

item 15

Lingard, Alice Dunning

item 16-17

Lingard, Dickie

item 18

Lingard, William Horace

item 19

Melville, Emilie

item 20

Davenport, Virginia

item 21

Davenport, Edward Loomis

item 22

Lingard, Maude

item 23

Montague, H. J.

item 24

Palmer, Minnie

item 25

Bateman, Miss

item 26

Jefferson, Joseph

item 27

Kellogg, Clara Louise

item 28

Cushman, Charlotte

item 29

Booth, Edwin

item 30

Thompson, Lydia

item 31

Henderson [actress]

item 32

Bowers, Mrs. D. P.

item 33

O'Neill, James

item 34

Lewis, Catherine

item 35

Van Dyke, Miss

item 36

Judah, Mrs.

item 37

Raymond, Mrs. I. W.

item 38

Edwards, Harry

item 39

Boucicault, Dion

item 40

Raymond, John T.

item 41

Adams, Edwin

item 42

Aimee, Marie

item 43

Vivian [actor]

item 44

Crabtree, Lotta

item 45

Thorne, Mrs. Charles

item 46

Barrett, Lawrence

item 47

Galton, Susan

item 48

Sothern, Edward Askins

item 49

Chaplin, George

item 50

Lini, Lea

item 51

Rigl, Emily

item 52

Neilson, Adelaide

item 53

Lee, Isidora

item 54

Wallack, Lester

item 55

Salvini, Tomasso

item 56

DiMurska [actress]

item 57

Ristori, Adelaide

item 58

Dean, Julia

item 59

Fechter, Charles Albert

item 60

Florence, Mrs. William Jermyn

item 61

Denfert-Rochereau, Aristide

item 62

Santley, Charles

item 63

Bull, Ole

item 64

Tyndall, John

item 65

Jordan, Emily

item 66

Markham, Pauline

item 67

Salvator [actor]

item 68

Menken, Ada Isaacs

item 69

Bonfante, Marie

item 70

Hinckley, Sallie

item 71

Mayo, Frank

item 72

Wood, Mrs. John

item 73

Saunders, Mrs. E.

item 74

Deaves, Rillie

item 75

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

item 76

Whittier, John Greenleaf

item 77

Titiens, [Theresa?]

item 78

Thorwaldsen [male]

item 79

Rauch [male]

item 80

Dabrowski, Jarosaw

item 81

Morse, Samuel Finley Breese

item 82

Wachtel, Theo

item 83

Rossell [male]

item 84

Gambetta, Leon Michel

item 85

Victoria, Queen of Gt. Britain

item 86

Edward VII, king of Gt. Britain

item 87

Booth, Edwin

item 88

Alexandra, Consort of Edward VII

item 89

Alexandra and family

item 90

Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

item 91

Helena Augusta Victoria

item 92

Lee, Jennie

item 93

Anderson, Robert

item 94

Audiffret-Pasquier, Edme

item 95

Dumas, Alexandre

item 96

Cushman, Charlotte

item 97


item 98

Hugo, Charles Victor

item 99

Eugenie, consort of Napoleon III

item 100

Carlos, prince of Bourbon

item 101

Lingard, Alice Dunning and Dickie

item 102

Napoleon I

item 103

Carlos, prince of Bourbon

item 104

Chanzy, Antoine Eugene

item 105

Aumale, Henri Eugene Philippe

item 106

Oates, Mrs. James A.

item 107

Faidherbe, Louis Leon Cesar

item 108

Unidentified; female

item 109

Soldene, Emily

item 110

Unidentified; female

item 111

Franz Joseph I

item 112

Franz Joseph I, and brother

item 113

unidentified; male

item 114

Elisabeth, consort of Franz Joseph I

item 115

Carlotta, empress of Mexico

item 116

William I, German emperor

item 117

Alexander II, emperor of Russia

item 118


item 119

Friedrich Karl Nikolaus

item 120

About, E

item 121

Grant, Ulysses S.

item 122

Hayes, Rutherford B.

item 123-124


item 125

Grant, Ulysses S.

item 126

Unidentified; child contortionist

item 127

Unidentified; Japanese woman

item 128

Cummings, Addie

item 129

Mutsuhito, emperor of Japan

item 130

Hayes, Rutherford B., and Seth Kinman

item 131

Croizette, Sophie Alexandrine

item 132


item 133

Latour [Actress]

item 134

Wheatleigh, Charles

item 135

Barrett, Lawrence

item 136

Elzer, Annie, and Mme. Fabre

item 137

Wilbraham, Sir Richard

item 138

Barry, Sir Redmond

item 139

Unidentified girl

item 140

Louis XIV

item 141

Unidentified; Japanese acrobat (?)

item 142-144