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The Resource Homes of American statesmen : with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches, by various writers ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Döpler and daguerreotypes ; and fac-similes of autograph letters

Homes of American statesmen : with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches, by various writers ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Döpler and daguerreotypes ; and fac-similes of autograph letters

Label
Homes of American statesmen : with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches
Title
Homes of American statesmen
Title remainder
with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches
Statement of responsibility
by various writers ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Döpler and daguerreotypes ; and fac-similes of autograph letters
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Notable for being the first American book illustrated with an original photograph, which is a salt print of the Hancock House in Boston tipped in as a frontispiece. Pencil inscription under photograph stating 'Hancock House Boston, An Original Sun Picture.'" -- AbeBooks, via WWW, Feb. 13, 2013
  • "Most of the illustrations in this volume have been engraved from original drawings, or daguerreotypes taken for the purpose."--p. iv
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
UBY
Citation location within source
CTRG10116057-B (electronic version)
Citation source
RLIN
Dewey number
923.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
E176
LC item number
.H77 1854
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Nineteenth Century Collections Online NCCO: Photography: The World through the Lens
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Dwellings
  • Historic buildings
  • United States
Label
Homes of American statesmen : with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches, by various writers ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Döpler and daguerreotypes ; and fac-similes of autograph letters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Added t.p., engraved
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Sabin no. 32741
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Washington / Mrs. C.M. Kirkland -- Franklin / C.F. Briggs -- Jefferson / P. Godwin -- Hancock / R. Hildreth -- John Adams / C. Cook -- Patrick Henry / E.W. Johnston -- Madison / E.W. Johnston -- Jay / W.S. Thayer -- Hamilton / J.C. Carter -- Marshall / R.W. Griswold -- Ames / J.B. Thayer -- John Quincy Adams / D.L. Child -- Jackson / P. Godwin -- Rufus King / C. King -- Clay / H. Greeley -- Calhoun / P. Godwin -- Clinton / T.R. Beck -- Story / F. Howland -- Wheaton
Control code
ocn367852250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 preliminary leaves, [iii]-viii, 469 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Lccn
31011341
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
frontispiece (mounted photograph) illustrations, plates, facsimiles
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367852250
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Homes of American statesmen : with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches, by various writers ... ; illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Döpler and daguerreotypes ; and fac-similes of autograph letters
Publication
Note
  • Added t.p., engraved
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Sabin no. 32741
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Washington / Mrs. C.M. Kirkland -- Franklin / C.F. Briggs -- Jefferson / P. Godwin -- Hancock / R. Hildreth -- John Adams / C. Cook -- Patrick Henry / E.W. Johnston -- Madison / E.W. Johnston -- Jay / W.S. Thayer -- Hamilton / J.C. Carter -- Marshall / R.W. Griswold -- Ames / J.B. Thayer -- John Quincy Adams / D.L. Child -- Jackson / P. Godwin -- Rufus King / C. King -- Clay / H. Greeley -- Calhoun / P. Godwin -- Clinton / T.R. Beck -- Story / F. Howland -- Wheaton
Control code
ocn367852250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 preliminary leaves, [iii]-viii, 469 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Lccn
31011341
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
frontispiece (mounted photograph) illustrations, plates, facsimiles
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367852250
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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