COLLECTION GUIDES

1860-1864

Guide to the Photograph Collection


Collection Summary

Abstract

This collection consists of 174 cartes de visite portraits of various members of the Amory, Appleton, Copley, Greene, and Lawrence families, taken between 1860-1864.

Collection Description

One album containing 174 cartes de visite portraits of various members of the Amory, Appleton, Copley, Greene, and Lawrence families, taken between 1860-1864. Those depicted in the album include Arthur Amory, Augustine Heard Amory, Frederic Amory, Harcourt Amory, James Appleton Amory, and James Sullivan Amory, among many others. Photographers include George Kendall Warren of Cambridgeport, Mass. and James Wallace Black, Antoine Sonrel, John Adams Whipple, and Black & Batchelder, all of Boston, Mass. The album is embossed in gold with the initials "M. G. A.," and an inscription in an unknown hand in the front of the album reads, "Mary Amory. From her Affectionate Mother Oct 13th 1862." Most of the photographs are identified, and all are black and white.

Acquisition Information

This album was a gift of Frederic Amory to the Massachusetts Historical Society in May 1921.

Arrangement

The photographs in this collection are arranged in the order in which they appear in the album.

Detailed Description of the Collection

One volume in a case. Inscription in front of album reads, "Mary Amory. From her Affectionate Mother Oct 13th 1862." All of the photographs are cartes de visite. Most of the cartes de visite are identified by inscriptions in three different, unidentified hands.

#82.1
Amory, James Sullivan (1809-1884), May 1862. Taken by John Adams Whipple.
#82.2
Amory, James Sullivan (1809-1884), Oct. 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.3
Amory, James Sullivan (1809-1884), April 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.4
Amory, James Sullivan (1809-1884), n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.5
Amory, James Appleton (1839-1861), n.d.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.6
Amory, James Appleton (1839-1861), 29 Oct. 1860.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.7
Amory, James Appleton (1839-1861), n.d.Photographer unknown.Copy print from an Aug. 1852 photograph.
#82.8
Amory, James Appleton (1839-1861), Oct. 3, 1859. "Before sailing to Europe."Photographer unknown.
#82.9
Amory, Arthur, 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.10
Amory, Arthur, June 1862.Taken by G.K. Warren (Lowell, Mass.).
#82.11
Amory, Arthur, Jan. 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.12
Amory, Arthur, 1 April, 1863.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.13
Amory, Robert, Sept. 1860. Photographer unknown.
#82.14
Amory, Robert, 1861. Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.15
Amory, Robert, Jan. 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.16
Amory, Robert, Dec. 1862.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport & Lowell, Mass.).
#82.17
Amory, Frederic, Sept. 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.18
Amory, Frederic, Jan. 1862.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.19
Amory, Frederic, ca. 1861-1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.20
Amory, Frederic, Nov. 1861.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.21
Amory, Mary Copley Greene, n.d. "Wife of James Sullivan Amory. Compiler of album."Taken by Levitsky (Paris, France).
#82.22
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925) and Augustine Heard Amory (1852-1904), 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.23
Amory, Augustine (1852-1904), Jan. 1862.Photographer unknown. Same photographer as Photo. #82.24, #82.25, and #82.26.
#82.24
Amory, Augustine (1852-1904), Jan. 1862.Photographer unknown. Same photographer as Photo. #82.23, #82.25, and #82.26.
#82.25
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925), Jan. 1862.Photographer unknown. Same photographer as Photo. #82.23, #82.24, and #82.26.
#82.26
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925), Jan. 1862.Photographer unknown. Same photographer as Photo. #82.23, #82.24, and #82.25.
#82.27
Amory, Robert, Jan. 1863.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport, Mass.).
#82.28
Amory, Robert, Dec. 1862.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport & Lowell, Mass.).
#82.29
Lyndhurst, John Singleton Copley, Baron (1772-1863), 21 May, 1860. Photographer unknown. Autograph inserted underneath carte de visite.
#82.30
Lyndhurst, [Lady], May 1860.Taken by Ayles & Bonniwell (England).
#82.31
Greene, Elizabeth Copley (1770-1866), May 1860.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.32
Copley, Mary, May 1860.Taken by Ayles & Bonniwell (England).
#82.33
Becket, Georgina Copley, May 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.34
Becket, Hamilton, May 1862.Taken by Mr. Mullins (Jersey, England).
#82.35
"Mrs. Becket's children," n.d.Taken by C. Silvy (England).
#82.36
Becket, Sophy, May 1862.Taken by C. Silvy (England).
#82.37
Selwyn, Sarah Copley, 1861.Taken by C. Silvy (England).
#82.38
Selwyn, Henry, 1862.Taken by Caldesi & Co. (England).
#82.39
Greene, [Mrs. Gardiner], May 1861.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.40
Greene, [Mrs. Gardiner], April 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.41
Greene, Benjamin Daniel (1793-1862), July 1861.Taken by Seaver & Kingman (Boston, Mass.).
#82.42
Greene, Sara, June 1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.43
Greene, John Singleton Copley, Feb. 1862. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.44
Greene, John Singleton Copley, Jan. 1863.Taken by Mayer & Pierson (Paris, France).
#82.45
Greene, John Singleton Copley, n.d.Taken by A. Ken (Paris, France).
#82.46
Greene, Bella W., n.d.Taken by A. Ken (Paris, France).
#82.47
Greene, John Singleton Copley, Jr., 1860.Taken by A. Ken (Paris, France).
#82.48
Greene, Elizabeth C. (later Crowninshield), n.d.Taken by A. Ken (Paris, France).
#82.49
Greene, Mary Amory, 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.50
Greene, Mary Amory, and Elizabeth C. Greene,1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.51
Greene, Elizabeth C. and Copley Amory, 1850.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).Copy print from a daguerreotype .
#82.52
Greene, Elizabeth C., 1850.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).Copy print from a daguerreotype .
#82.53
Amory, Copley, Sept. 1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.54
Amory, Susan G., nd.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.55
Amory, Susan G., 1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.56
Amory, M. B. and Susie,Jan. 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.57
Amory, E. Linzee, Nov. 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.58
Timmins, Frederic, n.d. Taken by Sarony & Co. (Birmingham, England).
#82.59
Timmins, Henry, 1860. Photographer unknown.
#82.60
Brimmer, Martin (1829-1896), n.d. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.61
Brimmer, Mary Ann, June 1860. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.62
Perkins, Susie Timmins, Nov. 1862. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.63
Perkins, Augustus Thorndike (1827-1891), 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.64
Brimmer, Martin (1829-1896) and Mary Ann, April 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.65
Perkins, Augustus Thorndike (1827-1891) and Susie Timmins Perkins, 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.66
Timmins, George, April 1860.Photographer unknown (Milan, Italy).
#82.67
Timmins, Nina, April 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.68
Timmins, Nina, 1861.Taken by A. Duroni.
#82.69
Timmins, Paolo Enrico Giuseppe, 1861.Taken by A. Duroni.
#82.70
Hammond, Gardiner G., 1860.Taken by Black & Batcheleder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.71
Hammond, Lizzie, 1860.Taken by Black & Batcheleder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.72
Hammond, "Bepie, 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.73
Hammond, Gardiner, Jr., 1860.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.74
Hammond, Mary, 1860.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.75
Hammond, Sam, 1860.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.76
Hammond, Sam, Jr., 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.77
Hammond, Sam, Jr., 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.78
Buck, [Mrs. Edward], n.d.Taken by N.C. Sanborn (Lowell, Mass.).
#82.79
Buck, Edward, n.d. Taken by Friedlaender & Horwitz (New York, N.Y.).
#82.80
Buck, Alice, June 1863.Taken by G.K. Warren (Lowell, Mass.).
#82.81
Buck, Walter, 1861.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport, Mass.).
#82.82
Blatchford, Mary Ann, ca. 1864-1866.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.83
Blatchford, Mary E., Dec. 1864.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.84
Blatchford, Jennie, n.d.Photographer unknown.
#82.85
Blatchford, Mary, 1861.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.86
Hubbard, Gardiner G., 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.87
Hubbard, [Mrs. Sam], Dec. 1862.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport & Lowell, Mass.).
#82.88
Hubbard, Mabel and Berta, May 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.89
Greene, Margaret Morton Quincy (1806-1882), n.d.Photographer unknown.Copy print of daguerreotype.
#82.90
Amory, Thomas C. (1812-1889), Sept. 1863.Taken by Case & Getchell (Boston, Mass.).
#82.91
Amory, R. A., Aug. 1892.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.92
Amory, Isabelle L., 1860.Taken by Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.).
#82.93
Amory, Isabelle L., Jan. 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.94
Appleton, William (1787-1862), ca. 1860-1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.95
Appleton, [Mrs. William], n.d.Photographer unknown.
#82.96
Appleton, William, Jr. and his wife Emily, 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.97
Appleton, Emily, 1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.98
Burnham, [Mrs.], Jan. 1863.Photographer unknown.
#82.99
Appleton, William, Susan, and Emily, 1860.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.100
William Appleton's dog, n.d.Photographer unknown.
#82.101
Lawrence, Amos Adams (1814-1886), 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.102
Lawrence, [Mrs. Amos Adams], 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.103
Lawrence, Mary Appleton,1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.104
Lawrence, Sally, 1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.105
Lawrence, William (1850-1941) and Amory Appleton (1848-1912), 1861.Photographer unknown.
#82.106
Lawrence, Susan, 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.107
Lawrence, Hatty, 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.108
Lawrence, Susan and Hatty, 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.109
Coolidge, H.S, May 1862. "Mrs. T. J. Coolidge."Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.110
Coolidge, T. Jefferson (1831-1920), 1861. "Mrs. T. J. Coolidge."Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.111
Coolidge, Marrie, 1861. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.112
Coolidge, Nora, 1861. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.113
Coolidge, Sallie L, Feb. 1862. Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.114
Dexter, Frank, 1861.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.115
Appleton, [Mrs. Charles H.], n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.116
Appleton, Charles H., 1861.Taken by Mayer & Pierson (Paris, France).
#82.117
Appleton, Julia Amory and Arthur, 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.118
Appleton, Julia Amory, March 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.119
Appleton, Charles H., n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.120
Appleton, [Mrs. Charles H.], n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.121
Appleton, Arthur, Dec. 1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.122
Appleton, [Mrs. Charles H.], Dec. 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.123
Garner, Harriet and child, June 1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.124
Amory, George, 1860.Photographer unknown.
#82.125
Amory, Captain William, ca. 1862-1865. In Civil War uniform, 16th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.126
Amory, Captain Charles, ca. 1862-1865. In Civil War uniform, 24th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.127
Amory, [Mrs. Jonathan], 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.128
Ives, Robert H., 1862.Taken by Gorham & Co. (Providence, R.I.).
#82.129
Ives, Robert H., Jr., 1861. "Wounded Antietam died Hagarstown Sept 27th 18-."Photographer unknown.
#82.130
Gammell, Robert Ives, May 1862. Taken by Manchester Brothers (Providence, R.I.)
#82.131
Gammell, Hope, May 1862. Taken by Gorham & Co. (Providence, R.I.).
#82.132
[Man identified both as "Mr. Hare" and "William Hobart."], n.d.Taken by Broadbent & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.).
#82.133
Hare, Mary Amory Hare, 1862.Taken by Broadbent & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.).
#82.134
Gammell, Willie [?], May 1862.Taken by Manchester Brothers (Providence, R.I.).
#82.135
Hare, Hobart Amory, June 1864.Taken by Webderoth & Taylor (Philadelphia, Pa.).
#82.136
Lawrence, [Mrs. William Richards], May 1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.137
Lawrence, William Richards (1812-1885), May 1862.Photographer unknown.
#82.138
Unidentified man, n.d.Taken by Gill & Durheim (Bern, Switzerland).
#82.139
Unidentified woman, n.d.Taken by Gill & Durheim (Bern, Switzerland).
#82.140
de Blois, [Mrs. John], Oct. 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.141
de Blois, [Mrs. James], 1862.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.142
Dexter, George M., 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.143
Dexter [Mrs. George M.], 1862.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.144
Dexter, Anne, Jan. 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.145
Dexter, Fannie, Jan. 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.146
Cushing, [Mrs.] (d. 1862), n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.147
Bowdoin, George, Jr., April 1863.Taken by T. Faris (New York, N.Y.).
#82.148
Bowdoin, [Mrs. George, Jr.], Nov. 1863.Taken by T. Faris (New York, N.Y.).
#82.149
Greene, John Singleton Copley, n.d.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.150
Unidentified girl, n.d.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.151
Unidentified man, n.d.Taken by Semper Fidelis (Exexter, England).
#82.152
Unidentified child, n.d.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.153
Unidentified child, n.d.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.154
Unidentified man with two children, n.d.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.155
Greene, Gardiner (1753-1832), n.d. Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).Photograph of a portrait painting by John Singleton Copley.
#82.156
Unidentified child, ca. 1864-1866.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.157
Greene, Lizzie C., Oct. 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.158
Greene, Lizzie C., Oct. 1863.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.159
Amory, Robert, March 1864.Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.160
Unidentified woman, possibly Mrs. Robert Amory, n.d.Taken by Levitsky (Paris, France).
#82.161
Amory, Arthur, n.d.Taken by C.D. Fresricks & Co. (New York, N.Y.).
#82.162
Amory, [ ] Ingersoll, n.d.Taken by John Adams Whipple (Boston, Mass.).
#82.163
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925), 1856.Photographer unknown.Copy print of a daguerreotype.
#82.164
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925) and Augustine Heard Amory (1852-1904), 20 July, 1863.Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.165
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925) and Augustine Heard Amory (1852-1904), 1858.Photographer unknown. Copy print of a daguerreotype.
#82.166
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925) and Augustine Heard Amory (1852-1904), 1858.Photographer unknown. Copy print of a daguerreotype.
#82.167
Amory, Augustine Heard (1852-1904), 20 July, 1863. "11th birthday."Taken by James Wallace Black (Boston, Mass.).
#82.168
Amory, Harcourt (1855-1925), Dec. 1863. Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.169
Amory, Augstine Heard (1852-1904) and Harcourt Amory (1855-1925), Oct. 1859. Photographer unknown.Copy print of an ambrotype.
#82.170
Amory, Augstine Heard (1852-1904) and Harcourt Amory (1855-1925), Dec. 1863. Taken by A. Sonrel (Boston, Mass.).
#82.171
Amory, Frederic, 1850. Photographer unknown.Copy print of a daguerreotype.
#82.172
Wilder, Catherine Ann, July 1864. "Our nurse for 30 years."Taken by Andrews (Boston, Mass.).
#82.173
Amory, Frederic, July 1864.Taken by G.K. Warren (Cambridgeport, Mass.)
#82.174
Mayer, Hal and Frederic Amory, 29 Feb. 1864."Hal Mayer as Sicilian Prince, Frederic Amory as Turk at fancy bal at Mrs. Bone's, Phila, 29 Feb. 1864." Taken by Hepburn (Philadelphia, Pa.).

Preferred Citation

Amory family carte de visite album, Photo. Coll. 82, Massachusetts Historical Society Photo Archives.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in ABIGAIL, the online catalog of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Researchers desiring materials about related persons, organizations, or subjects should search the catalog using these headings.

Persons:

Amory, Arthur--Photographs.
Amory, Augustine Heard, 1852-1904 --Photographs.
Amory, Frederic--Photographs.
Amory, Harcourt, 1855-1925 --Photographs.
Amory, James Appleton, 1839-1861 --Photographs.
Amory, James Sullivan, 1809-1884 --Photographs.
Amory family--Photographs.
Appleton family--Photographs.
Copley family--Photographs.
Greene family--Photographs.
Lawrence family--Photographs.
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896, photographer.
Sonrel, Antoine, d. 1879, photographer.
Warren, George Kendall, 1834-1884, photographer.
Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891, photographer.

Organizations:

Black & Batchelder (Boston, Mass.), photographers.

Subjects:

Children--Photographs.
Cartes de visite.
Card photograph albums.
Portrait photographs.