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-- Manuscript Group Manuscript Group 1364, Photograph Albums Collection, 1860-1920s

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Manuscript Group 1364, Photograph Albums

Collection, 1860-1920s, 71 albums

Call Number: MG 1364 + PA#


Summary:

Documents 19th century New Jersey citizen’s interest in collecting family photographs and collecting the images of 19th century prominent political and military leaders.  The Photograph Album collection consists of 71 albums.  Included are ornate 19th century albums with cabinet cards or carte de visite photographs, albums of homes, early 20th century albums consisting of travel or vacation photographs by New Jersey residents.  Many of the albums include prominent New Jersey, national politicians, and Civil War soldiers, officers or generals.  Many of the photo albums are related to one family, and many more have no identification.  Large groups of these albums contain the images of unidentified men, women and children taken during 1850-1880. Families with identified albums include Moore, Drew, Dennis, Dilts, Bruen, Beebe, Ward, Connet, Douglas, Waddell and Canfield.  Civil War era albums with images of war heroes, national and New Jersey politicians, judges and ministers include the Charles Perrin Smith album, the G.W. Mindil album, Phil Kearney Post Album, "Our Generals," the Marcus Ward album, the Kamerschaft album, and others.  Albums of note include the Governor Franklin Murphy albums related to New Jersey Military at Sea Girt (with Theodore Roosevelt) and the New Jersey exhibits and buildings at the 1904 Columbian Exposition in St. Louis; Princeton College Class albums (1879), Senator Joseph Frelinghuysen's album regarding Rice Home Plantation in South Carolina; Palisades views along the Hudson in 1907; and the Pageant Album with young people dressed up in costumes portraying classical and patriotic scenes (ca.1916).  Arranged numerically.

 

Album List:

Album Description
PA 1  Unidentified men, women, children. Includes one image of cowboys or frontiersmen; Wills Family?; Charles W. Morris (1898); English church; child holding man's nose; Marcus L. Ward and others. 38 images mostly cabinet cards. Leather. 8 1/4 x 10 3/8 x 2 1/4. C-4/UC 107qG.
PA 2 Unidentified men, women, children. 45 images mostly cabinet cards. Velour cover. 9 x 11 3/8 x 2 1/2.
PA 3 Unidentified men women, children, Civil War Soldiers, and one photograph of a white man sitting next to an African-American man. 94 images mostly carte de vistes. Leather cover. Binding loose. 10 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 2 1/2. C-4/UC 1079-5.
PA 4 Unidentified men, women, children. Some association with Cook family. 31 images. Carte de visites and one tintype. Leather cover. 7 1/2 x 8 3/4 x 2 5/8. C4/UC 1079.3.
PA 5 Pennington and Woodruff families Album. Photograph include William S. Darcy and  George B. McClellan. 22 images. Carte de Visites. 5 3/4 x 7 x 3. Binding loose.
PA 6 Cook Album. Inscribed "To James Henry Cook from his Scholars of the Drakeville School, March 31, 1865." Men, women & children. 34 images. Carte de Visites with some tintypes. C 2868.
PA 7 Unidentified men, women & children. Many hand colored. Many young women in formal wear. 45 images. Carte de Vistes.  Leather cover. 6 1/8 x 6 3/8 x 2 1/2. C-4/UC 1079.4.
PA 8 Unidentified. Seven Carte de Visites perhaps of the same young man between 1870-1898. Most taken in New Brunswick. 3 3/8 x 5 x 1 1/4.  C-4/UC 2303. 6 of the images are loose.
PA 9 Unidentified people and scenes. 54 images. Carte de Visites. 10 x 7 x 4. Color images on the side of the album.
PA 10 Unidentified men, women, Civil War soldiers. 37 images. Mostly cabinet cards but some Carte de Visites. Leather cover.  9 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 3.
PA 11 Album. Includes images of  Jeremiah Crane Gaithwaite; Theodore Frelinghuysen; Susan Shaffer Stone; Mr & Mrs. William P. Johnston; Mrs. J.M. Andres; Mr. & Mrs. Louis L. Coutrell; Henry Gaithwaite Geiger family; Albert Ogden Headley; Joseph Estee; others. 15 images. Carte de Visites. 5 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 2 1/2.  Leather cover. C-1811.
PA 12 "Nettie" on front. No images. 5 3/8 x 6 1/4 x 2 5/8. C-4/UC 1896/757-M11.
PA 13 Unidentified men, women & children. 24 images. Carte de Visites, tintypes and 3 greeting cards, one with a name card for "Grace Phillips."
PA 14 Unidentified men, women & several children; boys playing checkers, small child in small chair. 12 images. Carte de Visites. Leather cover. 5 1/2 x 6 1/8 x 2 3/8.  C4/UC 687.
PA 15 Prominent people including George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, General Meade, many Civil War officers; other men and women. Perhaps album of E.R. Simmons or Summers. 48 images. Carte de Visites and a few tintypes. 5 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 2 5/8. Leather cover.
PA 16 Prominent men and women. Children. Gov. William Pennington;  Miss Lane( President Buchannan's niece); Chevalier Hulsmann, Austrian Minister; Marcus Ward; Gussie Merrill; Meta McCall.  35 images. Carte de Visites and one tintype.  4 3/4 x 6 1/8 x 2 1/8. Leather cover. Binding loose.
PA 17 Unidentified men and women. Abraham Lincoln. 41 images. Carte de Visites.6 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/4. Leather cover. Binding broken.
PA 18 Unidentified men, women and children. William A. Condit as child. 38 images. Carte de visites and some tintypes. 5 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/2. Leather cover (Harding's Universal Photograph Album, 1865). C-4 UC-1136. Design on edge of pages.
PA 19 Album. Art work-many Madonna images;  J.Coles Brick (1903); cowboys or frontiersmen; some hand painted photos of children;  Marcus Ward;  Daniel H. Morris; Edward H. Wright;  Harry L. Morris;  Apphia S. Morris;  Gen. James  A. Garfield, candidate for President 1880; photo of a cow. Several loose. Others falling out of  pages. Mostly cabinet cards. 36 images.  7 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 2 1/2. Highly acidic paper. Leather cover. C-4/UC 1079/2.
PA 20 Bertha Hollinshead? Album.  Men, women & children. Two Savage children and their mother; William Baxter;  Mary Baxter; L.J. Brice; E.T. Hollinshead (with head measurements on the back); E.K. Bird?: others. 12 images.  Carte de Visites. 6 1/4 x 5 x 2.  Leather binding. Cover loose.
PA 21 "D" Society Album.  Mostly Civil War soldiers, veterans, and others  76 images. Carte de Visites, Cabinet Cards and tintypes. Albert Delano.  8 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 2 1/4. Leather cover. C-4/C 1269.
PA 22 Many Civil War soldiers, officers and leaders; civilian men and women, a dog with cap and pipe. Identified include Joseph A. Phillips;  Capt. Harry Rockafeller;  George W. Woodward; Robert H. Ramsey; Lieut. Brooks; William T. Blanchard; John F. Reynolds;  George W. Clark; engravings of  high ranking generals. 87 images. Carte de Visites. 7 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 2 5/8. No cover. 1956.71. 
PA 23 Ministers, politicians and Civil War officers. Identified images include Rev. White; Rev. Hobart; Benjamin Onderdonk; William Henry Hopkins; Rev. Delancey; Rev. Burgess; Rev. Uphold; Rev. Hanks; J. Henry Whitehouse; W.H. Oden heimer; Bishop Thurston Bedell; Rev. Whipple; Rev. Gregg; John C. Ecclester; Alexander G. Mercer; Gen. Meade; Col. J.D. Graham; Gen. Sherman; Chancellor Zabriskie; Gov. Pennington; Theodore Frelinghuysen; Logan; Thomas, Gen Grant; Stanton; Abraham Lincoln; J.P. Bradley; C.J. Whelpley; C,J. Tavey; [Solomon] Chase; Judge Dupre; Gov. Haines; Philip Kearny; and Napoleon.   89 images. Carte de Visites. 10 1/8 x 6 5/8 x 2 3/8. Leather cover.  Binding loose. C 2330.
PA 24 Moore Family album. Many children. Flemington Baptist Church; Jake and Mary Ann Moore;  D. Stretch; Josie Moore; Charles Merill; Miss Jackson, teacher; Lew Parker; Roney? girls; Howard Smith; Mr. Chapman; Randolph Snook and wife; T.S. Griffiths;  Rev. & Mrs. T. Swain; J.C. Reid and wife; Uncle David Moore and wife, Mary; 44 images. Carte de Visites and tintypes. 6 x 4 1/4 x2 1/2. Leather cover. 1987.5.2.
PA 25 "The Young People of the Bloomfield Baptist Church to Theodore R. Beardsley, March 1864"(on cover). Index has  few names not corresponding to images. Some images loose. 32 images. Carte de Vistes.  5 1/2x 6 1/8 x 2 3/8. Leather cover. Presented to NJHS 1906.
PA 26 Drew Family Album. "Awarded to Atta Drew for proficiency in Spelling by Theo. D. Sickely, Washington School December 20, 1864." [Milburn, NJ]. Many Drew family members identified.  52 images. Carte de Visites and many tintypes. 4 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/8. Leather cover. Cover and spine loose.
PA 27 Dennis Family Album. Martin Rerson Dennis and other Dennis family members identified. Man in blackface. 46 images. Cabinet cards and Carte de Visites.  8 1/2 x 10 5/8 x 2 1/2. Velour cover. Highly acidic paper.  C 2853.
PA 28 Dennis Family Album.  Many children, Hannah Baldwin; Dr. McCosh; Walter Devereux;  David Hunter McAlpin;  European cathedrals; family portraits; men dressed up; man in blackface; and many others. 90 images.  Cabinet cards and Carte de Visites. 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 2 3/8. Leather cover. C 2855.
PA 29  Dilts and related Family Album. Includes members of the Dilts, Matthew, Holcombe; Harrison; Neal; Woodruth; Slack; Williamson; Boss; Brown;  Stout; Burrough, Robbins; Lake; Fisher; Yard; Dildine; Byran; Sutphin; Buchannan; Young; Carter and others. 41 images. Leather cover. Binding loose. 1987.5.3.
PA  30 Bruen Family Album. Identified images include Archer Gifford; Susan Chapman; J. de Hart Bruen; Mrs. Guest;  James Bruen; Ada Bruen Cockran; Ellen Gifford;  Judge Chase Gifford; C. B. Patton; Lousia Gifford; Major Jackson; Rev. Edward Bruen; Rebecca Turrin Bruen;  Edgar family members; Judge Benedict;  Miller Talmage;  Mary Gifford, age 90; Marcus Ward; Dr. Rev. Ludlow;  Anna Maria Miller Bruen;  Anna B. Shippen; Jacob Sattler, soldier from Irvington.  42 images. Carte de Visites. 5 x 6 x 2 3/5. Leather cover. 1980.19.1. Gift of Henry Munro Bruen, Jr.
PA 31 Beebe Album. Album presented to William J. Beebe from friends in South Orange (1863) Includes letter from Rev. J. Allen Maxwell. Images mostly unidentified although the letter from Rev. Maxwell contains many signatures of people who may be represented in the album. They include members of the Squier, Brown, Beach, Freeman, Mayhew; Ball, Tillon, Gardner, Condit; Gildersleeve, Taylor, Clarkson and other families. Also includes Gen. S.K. Cook; a foeman of a fire company, and many children. Many quite evident hair styles.  202 images. Carte de Visites and tintypes. 9 x 11 x 3 1/2. Nacre Mosaic Cover. #2495.
PA 32 Drew Family Album.  Mr. and Mrs George Drew and other Drew family members. 22 images. Carte de Visites and tintypes.  4 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 1 3/8. Leather cover.
PA 33 Joseph Ward Photo Album (son of Marcus Ward).   Several images of the same young girl; Marcus L. Ward and family; others. Also live girl on base of bust. 37 images. Cabinet cards.  7 1/4 x 9 x 2 1/4. Leather cover. C4/UC 1079/1.
PA 34 Dennis-Pyle Family Album. Identified images include Joseph Rose Dennis; Tolman Pyle, Morristowm; Adelaide McAlpin Pyle;  Martin Dennis; Carrie Cooper  Rose Dennis; Edward McAlpin in uniform; Frances Rose Craighead; Alfred L. Dennis. Many chilldren and infants.  44 images. Cabinet cards and Carte de Visites. 5 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 2. Leather cover. Highly acidic pages. C. 2854.
PA 35 Charles Perrin Smith Album. Album compiled by Charles Perrin Smith, clerk of the New Jersey Supreme Court.  ca, 1860-1870.  Autographs. Consists of  Prominent national and state leaders, New Jersey governors, justices of the New Jersey Supreme Court;  U.S. Congressmen and Senators; New Jersey Secretarys of State, New Jersey state Treasurer, New Jersey State Assembly members, chancellors, Civil War  Generals, New Jersey Civil War officers, New Jersey soldiers killed in Civil War, editors and doctors. Included are Gov. Bloomfield;  Gov. P.D. Vroom;  William Pennington; Daniel Haines?; Gov. Charles C. Stratton;  Gov. Fort; Gov.R.M. Price;  Gov. W.A. Newell; Charles S. Olden;  Gov. Joel Parker;  Gov. J.D. Bedle; George McClellan;  Gen. Theodore Runyon; Henry W. Green; Gov. T. Randolph; Chief Justice Charles Ewing; Chief Justice Beasley;  Joseph C. Hornblower;  E.B. D. Ogden;  George H. Brown; John Van Dyke;  Justice Lucius Elmer;  Justice P. Fredenburgh;  Justice Thomas P. Carpenter;  Stacy G. Potts;  Edward W. Whelpley; Joseph F. Randolph;  Justice E.W. Scudder;  Justice D.A. Depue; Justice C.G. Woodhull; Samuel Lewis Southland; W.L. Dayton; Theodore Frelinghuysen; Frederick K. Frelinghuysen; Senator R.S. Field;  Senator J.R. Ten Eycke; Senator R..F. Stockton;  Senator James W. Wall; Justice James P. Bradley;  Charles Perrin Smith; B. Williamson;  Garret D. Wall;  H.N. Congar; S.L. Livingston;  W.K. McDonald;  L.Perrine; Gen. R.F. Stockton Jr.; W.L. Johnson; Thomas J. Allison; S. Little; Charles W. Jay; David Narr; Howard Irvins (Irons?); James T. Sherman; John G. Stevens; William M. Babbitt; George Washington Doane;  Anzi Dodd;  John Hill;  Courtland? Parker;  William H. Dudley, counsel from Liverpool;  N. Perry;  J.R.. Wortendyke;  Daniel F. Tompkins; Abraham Browning; Justice W.N. Wood;  John P. Jackson;  Asa Whitehead; General Darcy;  Dr. Joseph H. Thompson, Salem; Dr. Charles Hodge;  Dr. John L. Taylor; Dr. James Coleman;  F.H. Geese;  B. Buckley; S.G. Richey; John J. Blair;  engraving of  Millard Fillmore;  John Hopper;  Alex Wurtz; W.L. Dayton Jr.; C.H. Winfield; W. Warwick; Amos Black; Caleb S. Green; Enoch R. Borden; Robert S. Green; David A. Hayes; William J. Shinn; Socrates Tuttle; Z.K. Pangborn; W. Silas Whitehead; Peter Bentley;  John S. Applegate; Col. Bethoud?; General Edward jardine?;  John F. Voorhees;  Gen.  W.L. Stryker; Rev. Hale;  George A. Halsey;  Jon. Ingham; J.C. Rafferty; C.L. Gifford; A. Keasley; J.G. Shipman; Th. Beasley;  Robert Hamilton; Thomas W. Clymer; C.C. Havens;  A.S. Pennington;  G.L. Cannon?; E.H. Grandin; J. Harvey Lyons;  R.C. Belville;  F.B. Chetwood; J.R. Weeh..?;  2 images with nine men posing; George M. Robeson;  John Whitehead; Col. Thomas H. Davis, killed;  Miss Cornelia Hancock, 2nd Corps Hospital, Salem--"A Heroine of the War of the Rebellion;" George Washington on a horse; Enos W. Runyon;  Gen. J. Kilpatrick; Phillip Kearny, killed; Col Zabriskie, killed;  Isaac M. Tucker, killed; Gen. Bayard, killed; Major B. Rosell, killed; Col. Broderick, killed; Col H. Janeway, killed; Gen. Taylor, killed; Thomas R. Haines, killed;  Major Lucas, killed; Gen. Caldwell K. Hall; Capt. James Parton, killed; Dr. F. Dayton; Capt. J.S. Hart, killed;  Col B.F. Smith; Gen. J.Ely;  Col Karge; Gen. McAllister; Col. Henry F. Chew; Gen. Montgomery; John Burns, Gettysburgh; J.H. Willets;  Gen. A. Motts; Admiral Boggs;  John W. Kesler; Col. P. Jones Yorke;  Charles Francis Adams;  Col. R.C. Johnson; Col P. Windham; engraving of Phillip Kearny on a horse;  Surgeon Dr. John Wiley, Cape May;  J.Frank Brown; Gen. James Stewart Jr.; Col. Beaumont;  H.A. Matson or Mattison; Gen W.S. Truan;  Surgeon Gilman; Col. Richard S. Thompson;  Col John Newell;  Capt. William C. Shinn; images of nine men--Civil War generals; two French princes in Civil War uniforms; George Washington;  Henry Clay;  Daniel Webster; General U.S. Grant; General Meade;  Charles Sumner; General Banks; General Hooker; Horace Greeley, General Logan; General W. S. Sherman;  General Dix; General Thomas;  General Burnsides; Gen. Rosencrants; Lindley H. Miller;  General Sheridan; Vice President Henry Wilson;  Capture of Jefferson Davis (in a hoop dress).   Carte de Vistes. 183 images.  7 1/8 x 8 3/4 x 2 7/8.  Leather cover. 1924 accession. Cover of Spine partially missing.
PA 36 Clara Hall Album. Album to honor Clara Hall by her former students, 1914 . Letters, poem, photographs, and remembrances of  students of Clara Hall's school.  6 3/4 x 9 1/8 x 2. Leather? C 3017.
PA 37 Manning F. Connet Album.   Includes images of members of the Connent, McLean, Sandford; Dean, Madison,  Bunting;  and Smith families. Many pictures of  children including one school class photo and one with boys dressed in colonial garb. 31 images. Mostly Cabinet Cards. 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 8 3/4. Leather cover. Binding loose.
PA 38 Douglas Album. Amanda Douglas Family of  Newark. 16 images. Cabinet cards. 7 x 11 x 2 1/4. Leather cover.
PA 39 Waddell Family Album #1. Compiled by William Coventry H. Waddell and Mrs. Coventry Waddell. Consists of  Waddell relatives, prominent Americans and foreign royalty. Included are  the Earl of Coventry;  Mrs. Mary Coventry; Teresa  Coventry; Richard A. Southwick,  Goldsboro Banyer; James E. Harvey; William C. Wetmore; Henry Delafield; Francis  Winthrop Palfrey; Captain  Coventry; Richard A. Southwick;  Capt. Jerome Bonaparte; David Maitland Armstrong; Charles O'Conor; Beverly Johnson; Townsend Harris;  George Bancroft; Admiral Wilks;  James J. Roosevelt;  Dr. D.Y. McGowan;  Don Pedro V, late  King of Portugal; Dona Maria, Queen of Portugal;  DonL:ouis I, King of Portugal; Townsend Harris;  Col. James Monroe; D.M Armstrong; John C. Cruger;  Viscount Parker; Samuel F.B. Morse;  Millard Fillmore;  and  some unidentified. 35 images. Carte de Visites. 5 x 6 x 2 1/2. Leather cover.
PA 40 Waddell Family Album # 2. (1860's). 28 images. Photographs include Mrs. Coventry Waddell; William Coventry H. Waddell;  R.A. Southwick; Neddie Pomeroy; Capt. Coventry; Annie Augusta Coventry Waddell; Ida Lucretia Waddell; T.B. Waddell; Lloyd D. Waddell; S. Alice Waddell; Eugene Van Santwood; Mrs. Judge Hilton; Ramon Paez; John C. White; Gilbert Grey Coventry; Edward Pomeroy; D. Maitland Armstrong;  John W. Armstrong; William Henry Armstrong; Anna McKinley; George Washington Smith; Philip H. Smith; Helen Wetmore; Sylvannus Miller; and Samuel R. Betts. 28 images. Carte de Visites and tintypes. 5 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 1 5/8. Leather covers.
PA 41 Marcus Ward Photo Album. Presented to Ward in 1867. Identified and unidentified images of prominent New Jersey and national leaders. Includes governors, judges, chancellors, Civil War soldiers and officers and many others. 104 images.  Legible and identified images include Gov. Charles C. Stratton; Gov. Charles Olden; Gov. Vroom; Gov. Fort;  Gov. Newell;  Gov. Price;  Chancellor Zabriskie; Chancellor Williamson;  Chief Justice Hornblower; Chief Justice Whelpley;  Gov. Bedle;  Chief Justice Busby;  Justice Depere;  Justice Dalrymple;  John Hill; Senator Ten Dyke;  G.A. Halsey;  P.Y. Forster;  Gen. Stockton;  Phillip Kearny; Gen. Rossell; Gen. Taylor; Gen. Mott;  Gen. McAllister; Gen. Kilpatrick;  G.W.Mindil;  Gen. Campbell;  Gen. Sewell; Col. Zabriskie;  Gen. Bayard;  Col Gilkyson;  Gen. Kaye;  Col J.V. Yorke;  Col Hart; Gen. Moore; Jim McClary;  Gen. Stryker;  Rev. M. Yard;  Rev. Wm. H. Henderson?;  Marcus Ward;  Rev. John Hale;  William L. Dayton; Robert Allen; Henry Shaw; Joseph H. Browne; Peter Bruere, and many others. Carte de Visites. 8 3/4 x  7 x 2 3/4. Leather covers.
PA 42 Bruen Family Album. Presented to Rev. & Mrs. J. deHart Bruen from the Presbyterian Church of Clayton, NJ. Inside of album says Rev. is from Belvidere, NJ. Identified images include: Olive Gandy; D. Wilson Moore; Dr. Buckingham;  Mary and Will Pierce; J. deHart Bruen; Howard Moore; photo of church; Anna Miller Bruen;  Mrs J. deHart Bruen; Lydia Harding; Mr. & Mrs. John Moore;  Mary Moore; several Moore children;  43 images. Cabinet cards and Carte de Visites. 9 1/8 x 11 1/4 x 2 1/2. Leather cover.
PA 43 Unidentified men, women and children. Gift of Mrs. W. Clark Symington. 43 images. Cabinet cards and Carte de Visites. 2 3/4 X 11 1/2 X 2 3/4. Leather cover.
PA 44 Kameradschaft Album. Group of  Civil War Veterans dedicated to meeting on Decoration Day to lay on wreath on the grave of Major William Hexamer of Battery A, NJ Vol. until the last of the group was dead. Included are images of the men, their name, their birth date and where they were born--usually in Germany.  Included are George L Aab; Edward Bernhard;  Andrew H. M. Coellln; F. Albert Hahn; Henry A Haussling;  Ferdinand Kirchmayr;  Frederick Kuhn; Phillip J. Kuhn; Otto W. Molter;  John Mueller;  William H. A. Schaefer;  Herman Schalk; Herman Schiener;  Samuel A. Smith;  Emil Toering; Beda Voight;  18 images. Cabinet cards. 8 5/8 x 10 1/8 x 2 7/8. Leather cover. C4-UC1810.
PA 45 Unidentified. Cabinet cards. 5 images. 8 1/4 x 9 1/8 x 2 3/8 Leather cover. Symington Gift.
PA 46 Boggs et al.  No images. 9 x 10 1/2 x 2 3/4. Leather cover.
PA 47 Our Generals. Carte de Viste portraits of  Union Generals during the Civil War. Printed by Leavitt & Allen, New York.  Included are images of  Generals Scott, Halleck,  McClellan, Fremont; Wool, Dix, McDowell, Heintzelman, Mansfield, Buell, Pope, Hunter, Banks, Burnside, Curtis, Grant, Franklin, Butler,  Sigel, Sprague, Anderson, Blenker, Viele, and Mitchell.  24 images. 5 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 1 1/2. Leather cover.
PA 48 Civil War Officers Album. Includes images of prominent Civil War generals and other officers. Included are Gen. Scott; Gen. McClellan;  Gen. Dix?; Gen. Halleck;  Gen. Buell; Gen. Fremont; Gen. Sigel; Gen. Rosencranz;  Gen. Franklin; Gen. McDowell; Gen. Burnside; Gen. Wool;  Gen. Banks; Gen. Blenker?; Gen. Lander; Capt. Davis; Commodore Wilks;  Gen. Viele;  Gen. T.L. Crittenden;  Gen. Sprague; Gen Beauregard;  Gen. Lollicoffer; Gen. Lloyd; Judge Douglas;  Gen. Reno;  Gen. Richardson; Gen. Sherman; Gen. Mulligan; Archbishop Hughes; Capt. Mulligan; Bishop Doane; Prince Napoleon; Gen. Hunter; Prince Albert; Gen. F.J. Porter; Gen. Stone; Capt. Mulligan; Commodore Dupont; Albert Mackey;  Sec. Stanton; Gen. Magruder; Nathaniel Hawthorne;  Gen. Casey; Theodore Frelinghuysen; Sedgwick;  Gen. Curtis; Farragut; Gen. Anderson; Com. Foote;  Phillip Kearney;  Capt. Boggs;  Gen. Bertram; Gen. Pleasonton; Lt. Worden; Com. Shulnik?:  Gen. Sumner;  Capt. Bailey; Prof. Morse; Gen. Callum;  Gen. Whipple;  Horatio Seymour;  Gen. McDowell; Gen. Jim Lane; GEn. Corcoran; Gen. Kearny;  Admiral D.D. Porter;  Gen. Porter;  Gen. Slocum; Gen. Hooker; Stonewall Jackson; Gen. Bragg; Sam Houston;  Com Porter;  Capt. Dahlgrew;  N.P. Willis;  Gen. Meaghen; Gen. E. Kirby Smith; Robert E. Lee; Gov. Parker; Gen. Heintzleman;  Gen. G.W. Taylor; Capt. Mappt. Gen. Meade;  Jeb Stuart;  and Gen. Longstreet. 97  images. Carte de Visites. 9 3/8 x 6 1/8 x 2. Leather cover.
PA 49 Phil Kearny Post Album. Phil Kearny Post No. 1 G.A.R. Dept. NJ.  Ca. 1900?  Index  includes. Names include James F. Connelly; William H. Howard; John A. Rodrigo; Robert S. Brown; J.W. Townsend; Robert Kiersted; Lewis  M. Price; John G. Hutman; Robert J. Baldwin; Edward Marks; Charles H. Kenlan; Charles F. Croselmire; David D. Keefe; Chris Mandeville; William Wakefield; L.J.F. Laroze; C.F.McLoughlin; John Kuhne; James E. Fleming; R. H. Breintrall;  George B. Halsted; J.H.H. Peshine; Charles Marsh; George L. Freche; William R. Price; Samuel Knott; F.R.K. KGruett; James A. Barrett; C.H. Rossiter; Alex Sloan; A Howard Peloubet; Charles Merkele; Elias W. Osborne;  Thos. H. Devansney; Wm. A. Knapp; Benjamin W. Knapp; Thomas McCabe; George f. Sandford; E.T. Jarvis; David H. Jacques;  Julius Jaegger; Francis E. Adler; Terence Reilly; Andrew Farley; A. Hoover;  Wm. H. Green; I. Stanford; Wm. E. Greathead; James A. Johnson; Wm. E. Jacobson;  Wm. A. Parker;  Boles Taylor;  Wm Godber; Smith B. Crane;  MichaelJ. Bechtold; J.F. Mellerick; John H. Smith;  Patrick Gallagher; Andrew Mandeville; Edward A. Major; Edward A. Collver;  Geo. H. Garrabrant; John Howard; George Taylor; C. Rose; Chas. Gerth; Edw. Kearney; James F. Macdonald; Philip McMahon; David H. Creighton; Peter Smith; Henry J. Mahlon; Joel Giles;  John Hunniwell; R. A. Meekes; J.J. Flynn;  Joseph Stockler; Andrew J. Gray; James W. Davis; A.L. Young; Wm. H. Bryson;  Conrad Hebler; Wm. H. Youmans; Chris Schmidt; W.H. Crelin; Henry C. Miller. Thos. C. Monroe;  James Connors;  Robert Snow; Edm. S. Cooper; James Bates; J. Vandecker; A. Kirsnor;  J. Weingarth; C.F. Rudgers; Ed. Richardson;  Benj. W. Tucker; R.B. Stevens; and Felix W. Brannagan.   86 images. 6 x 4 prints. 14 x 10 1/4 x 1 1/2. Leather cover. 1989.30.
PA 50 Civil War Officer Album. Images of  Civil War Generals, Officers, and some politicians. All unidentified, although many are recognizable such as Grant, Sherman, Burnside and President Lincoln. 45 images. Carte de Visites. 5 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 2 1/4. Leather cover. C-2277.
PA 51 G.W. Mindil Civil War Album. Autographs. Images of Civil War politicians, generals, officers and members of  20th, 27th, 33rd and  other New Jersey volunteer corps. Also groups of  soldiers. Abraham Lincoln and son Todd; President Andrew Johnson; Edwin M. Stanton;  Winfield Scott;  George McClellan;  H.W. Halleck;  U.S.  Grant; Wm. T. Sherman; R.S. Canby;  George G. Meade;  Philip H. Lind...?: Burnside; Hooker; Geo. H. Thomas; W.L. Rosencrans; McPherson; Logan; O.O. Howard; Schofield; Benjamin F. Butler; Banks; Dix; Augur?; Pope; Doubleday; Newton; W.S. Hancock; E.V. Sumner; L.O. Hautchuan??; Berry; Grover; Hays; D.E. Sickles; L.W. Logan; H.H. Ward; Jno. C. Robinson; E.D. Keyes; Casey; Cochrane; five soldiers on a cliff; Bartlett; W.B. Franklin; John Lacquill??; Wallace; Parke; O.B. Willcox; Burns;  Gilmore; Sigel; Schurz; Dana; Jeff C. Davis; Washburne; Baird;Baldy Smith; Joseph Hooker; Slocum; Williams; Jno A. Geary; G.W. Mindil; Greene; Jackson; P.H Jones; Lorenzo Thomas; McCallum; Major Robert Anderson; Carter; Geo. Stonewall; Merritt; Kilpatrick; Custon?; Devens; Averill; and group scenes;  New Jersey volunteers from the 27th , 20th, 33rd and other corps include J. Kearny Smith; E.R. Babcock; S.D. Blanchet; J.B. Richmond;  J.T. Alexander; C.F. Fernald; F.V. Wolf; James Parker; Mindil; N.K. Bray; Stephen Pierson; surgeon James Rielly; J.Henry Stiger; Charles W. Stickney; Rev. John Fault; Wm. H. Lambert; Orlando K. Guerin; Alfred M. Bergen; Alex Eason; Henry Sherwood; Chas. Courtios?: James L. Gibson; George M. Harris; Wm. Wilson jr.;  J.C. Smith; Thos. H. Lee; Thomas Morton; B. Fraser Jr; James J. Deegan;  Jos. P. Course; J Warren Mitchell; John W. Jackson; Wm. McCory; D.A. Pelonbet?; Thomas O'Connor; J.R. Sanford;  James F. Waldron;  Charles J. Field; William G. Boggs; William H. Cockrane;  J.J. Toffey; Anzi S. Taylor; S.H. Marsh; Rev. John Z. Fault; Lieut. Col. Asmussen; Col. Jackson;  Charles C Cresson; J.L. Harding; L. Hillebrand; E.L. Ford; Frank C Lynch;  and Alex. Moore. 132 images. Carte de Visites. 11 1/4 x 9 x 2 1/2.  Leather cover.1978.112.1. There are prints and negatives available of  each of the officers of the 33rd Regiment.
PA 52 Augustus C. Canfield College of New Jersey Class of 1863.   Students and others. Many identified. Includes printed Class Statistics. Some Civil War soldiers.103 images. Carte de Visites. 9 1/2 x 7 x 2. Leather cover; C-4/UC-2393.
PA 53 E. Canfield Class of 1864 Album. Images of students, Civil War Generals; some women in formal dresses. 62 images. Carte de Visites. 9 5/8 x 7 1/8 x 2 1/4. Leather cover.
PA 54 Princeton College Class of '79, A.L. Dennis Jr. Princeton yearbook, 1879.  Includes students and photograph of groups such as a football team. A note says that Adrian Riker, Mahlon Pitney, Robert H. McCarter, Edwin A. Stevens and Woodrow Wilson were in the class of 1879. 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 2 3/4. Leather cover.
PA 55 Pageant Album.  Album contains photographs (8 x 10) of  a history pageant ca. 1916. Groups of men, women and children are dressed up in period outfit Scenes  hoop skirted women surrounding an Abraham Lincoln look-a-like; young  girls in a ballet scene;  a group of  clowns; a man in colonial garb surrounded by the young ballet girls;  pilgrims; girls dressed as Indian maidens with very long hair;  young women dressed in togas?;  more pilgrims;   group of medieval  royal types; colonial militia; Indian on horse; young men dressed as Indians; little bo peeps; Egyptian women with  urns on their heads; 31 images. Photographs taken by Koenig of  Newark. Mrs. W. Clark Symington Gift. Suede cover. 13 x 10 x 1. 1965.59.
PA 56 Franklin Murphy Military Album. MG 686. Kinney gift. 16 1/2 x 13 x 5. Presented to Gov. Murphy in 1905 by members of the New Jersey military and naval forces. Photographs include Alexander C. Oliphant; Henry W. Freeman; R. Heber Breintnall; group photo of military leaders, 1902; Gov. Murphy & Gen. Q.O.M. Gillmore; Sea Girt campground; governors cottage at Sea Girt; officers; Walter Edge on horse; President Theodore Roosevelt's visit to Sea Girt in 1902;  arrival on boat;  Gov. Murphy escorting the President; crowd at Asbury Park; President and Gov. in carriage; Governor's Staff and Special (military) Aides; Roosevelt on horse reviewing troops; NJ regiment marching  in review; Roosevelt addressing crowd; officers in target practice; the Essex troop; cannon practice on the beach; visit of Elihu Root, Secretary of War, 1903; sabre exercise (on horses); review of various battalion; skirmish drill; firing line match of the National Rifle Association; New Jersey Day--St. Louis, 1904; launch of the New Jersey;  and other photographs. Leather cover.
PA 57 Franklin Murphy Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904 (St. Louis Worlds Fair) Album. Presented to  Gov. Murphy by the New Jersey Commission to the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1908.  Images of New Jersey exhibits at the fair. Photographs include group photo with  Gov. Murphy;  interior and exterior photographs of the New Jersey Building which was a replica of  Washington's Headquarters in Morristown; New Jersey Road Exhibit; New Jersey Geological Survey;  New Jersey Salt Water Fish exhibit; New Jersey Experiment Station (insects); New Jersey State Museum exhibit (stuffed fish & birds); another New Jersey house; New Jersey Social Economy; and other photo's of the fair. Leather cover.
PA 58 Palisades Views Along the Hudson River. Photo's by William Correll,ca.1907. Mountains, cliffs, roads, one train. 15 images. 8 x 10.  15 x 11 1/2 x 1. Leather cover.
PA 59 Sen. Joseph Frelinghuysen Home at Rice Hope Plantation, Moncks              Corner, S.C. Album. 1924-1926.  Photos of construction of home, home, African-American workers; landscape, hunting and hunting dogs; golf course; boats, workers houses; and other images.    15 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 1.
PA 60 Unidentified Family Vacation Album (1 of 2). Ca. 1910?  Photographs of  Navy ships, Trenton , Fisher's Island, East coast resorts, Niagara Falls; Canada, Harvard and elsewhere. 11 1/4 x 14 1/8 x 1. Fabric cover. Same family as PA 61.
PA 61 Unidentified Family Vacation Album (2 of 2). Ca. 1911.  Photographs of  Newark including Wequahic Park, Branch Brook Park;  New Jersey shore, many U.S. Navy battleships and  commercial ships, Detroit;  Little Falls (Passaic River); Maryland; Gettysburg;  Monmouth County shore towns including Spring Lake; Mackinac Island, Michigan; across Minnesota, North Dakota and Montana  to Yellowstone Park; Grand Canyon;  Pikes Peak; battleship New Jersey;  Quebec;  11 1/4 x 14 1/8 x 1. Fabric cover.  Same Family as PA 60.
PA 62 Unidentified Family Vacation Album (1 of 3).1901-1902. Photographs of family trips to Havana, Cuba; the Pan-American Fair in Buffalo(1901);  Jakel Island; Sag Harbor, NY; Lakewood? and elsewhere. Many rustic vacation cottages. 13 x 6 x 1 1/2. Fabric cover. Acidic pages. Same family as PA 63 and PA 64.
PA 63 Unidentified Family Vacation Album (2 of 3). 1903-1908. Photographs of family trips to Europe (1903); Lake Placid (1907);  "camping" and "house" parties;  Bar Harbor; sailing on sail boat;  Olcott house at Twilight Park. 8 3/4 x 13 x 1. Fabric cover. Acidic pages.  Same family as PA 62 and 64.
PA 64 Unidentified Family Vacation Album (3 of 3). Photographs of  family trips (early 1900's) to Adirondacks; mountain cottage; children and adults; steamer cruise (Hudson River?);  rustic upstate New York scenes; some New York City scenes.  13 x 8 3/4 x 1. Fabric cover. Same family as PA 62 and 63.
PA 65 Children, 1887-1894 Album.   Unidentified photograph of children and their family on vacation, a horse carriage (perhaps funeral carriage); the families "Newport (RI) house; Block Island; Central Park; dolls, St Augustine, Fl.  10 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 1 1/2. Leather cover.
PA 66 Minnewasha,  N.Y. Photo Album. Ca. late 1800's, early 1900's. Rustic scenes near cliffs, cottages and waterfalls at Minnewasha, N.Y., family photograph, photo of other locations including some loose ones of  Europe. 10  7/8 x 7 1/8 x 1 1/2. Leather cover. C-4/UC-2189.
PA 67 38 West 39th Street Home [New York City?] Interior photographs of late 19th century house expensively decorated with  art work, books, furniture and carpets.  10  3/8 x 12 1/2 x 1. Leather cover.
PA 68 Unidentified Family Album. Early 1900s. Small album with family and rural scenes. Ruins of a church. Fabric cover. 3 1/2 x 5 x 1.
PA 69 Roy Family Album. 1875-1885. 42 images. Cabinet cards, Carte de Visites, and tintypes. Leather and wood cover needs repair. 9 x 11 1/2 x 2 3/4.
PA 70 Kinney House Album. Photographs of interior and exterior of 1062 Broad Street, Newark home of Thomas T. Kinney and later, William B. Kinney. Photographs of main rooms, bedrooms,  backyard, and park across the way. Ca. 1915.  59 images. 15 x 11 x 1 1/2.  Leather cover. TR 7 Kinney-Ferguson.
PA 71 House Album. Newark or New Jersey house interiors and exterior.  16 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/2.  Donated by Thomas E. Morton, 1985.

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