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Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896



  • Existence: 1823 - 1896

Biographical History

Wikipedia, November 21, 2011 (Mathew B. Brady; born 1823; died 1896; married Juliet Handy in 1851; took many photographs of United States Presidents; took the portrait of Abraham Linclon that appears on the five dollar bill and the penny).

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bennett family photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 71
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs of the Bennett family, including nine tintypes of Montana politicians and various locations in the United States.

Dates: approximately 1880-1969

Mathew B. Brady photograph of President James Buchanan

 Item — Item 1: [Barcode: 31197233276523]
Identifier: MSS 7985
Scope and Contents

Salt print of President James Buchanan taken by Mathew Brady in 1857. The photograph was originally a daguerreotype.

Dates: 1857

Mathew Brady carte-de-visite of Josh Billings

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197235222772]
Identifier: MSS 8504
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two items; an albumen carte-de-visite photograph of Josh Billings and a card bearing the autograph of Josh Billings along with the phrase "Go Slow!" The date of the photograph is unknown but was probably taken in the 1870s.

Dates: Date of production not identified

Robert Ellison Western photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 115
Scope and Contents Collection includes two hundred and thirty photographs, including oversize images, one tintype, and a Brady photograph, with images of the oil industry and oil fields, landscapes of the West, G. A. Custer, and Ellison family and friends; stereographs of Indian wars, Wyoming; various western personalities and places; and postcards. Also includes four photographs and a postcard of Edward Copely and family. Also a picture of the printing shop at the "Old Nez Pierce Mission", and a postcard of...
Dates: approximately 1880-1949

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Images 3
Material Types 3
Agricultural exhibitions -- Wyoming 1
Authors 1
California 1