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Cartes de visite

 Subject
Subject Source: TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms
Scope Note: Card photographs; mounts measure approximately 4 x 2.5 in. (10 x 6 cm.). Introduced in the United States in 1859; made into the 1900s.

Found in 91 Collections and/or Records:

Mount Vernon Mansion, West Front, 1864-1866

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite
Identifier: HPC - Cartes de visite
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Historical Photograph Collection is largely comprised of materials created by or for the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association. Some of the earliest photographs of the estate were created and sold to visitors by the Association as a means of income. Those efforts helped to establish an important collection of 19th century views. The collection spans the 1850s to 2000s and includes over 140 linear feet of analog material providing a visual history of the Mansion, outbuildings, tombs, grounds,...
Dates: 1864-1866

Mount Vernon, North Colonnade and Powel Coach

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-69
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Mount Vernon, West Front

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-67
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Mount Vernon, West Front

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-68
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Mr. John A. Graham

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-15
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Mrs. Abby Wheaton Chace, Vice Regent for Rhode Island, 1858-1893, 1866

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1866

Mrs. Arnold, Miss Tracy's niece

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Mrs. Jefferson Davis (Varina)

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-13
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Napoleon III, Emperor of the French

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-45
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Nettie Chase (daughter of Salmon P. Chase)

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-09
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Old Man with White Hair and Beard

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-61
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Party of Five in Front of Mount Vernon Mansion

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-80
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

President's House, Soldier's House, Washington, D. C.

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-71
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Prince Napoléon Joseph Charles Paul Bonaparte

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-44
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Queen Victoria of Great Britain

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-43
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Remus G. Riggs

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-32
Scope and Contents

Cousin of George Washington Riggs

Dates: 1859-1868

Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury, 1865

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-08
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: Copyright: 1865

Sarah Tracy, 1860s

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-41
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1860s

Sarah Tracy Collection

 Collection — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC
Scope and Contents Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

'Stephens Head Center', 1865

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-06
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: Copyright: 1865

Thaddeus Stevens

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-39
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Three Children

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-58
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Tomb of Washington, c. 1859

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite
Identifier: HPC - Cartes de visite
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Historical Photograph Collection is largely comprised of materials created by or for the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association. Some of the earliest photographs of the estate were created and sold to visitors by the Association as a means of income. Those efforts helped to establish an important collection of 19th century views. The collection spans the 1850s to 2000s and includes over 140 linear feet of analog material providing a visual history of the Mansion, outbuildings, tombs, grounds,...
Dates: c. 1859

Tomb of Washington at Mount Vernon, c. 1859

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite
Identifier: RP-1356 ; Photo-5836a
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Historical Photograph Collection is largely comprised of materials created by or for the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association. Some of the earliest photographs of the estate were created and sold to visitors by the Association as a means of income. Those efforts helped to establish an important collection of 19th century views. The collection spans the 1850s to 2000s and includes over 140 linear feet of analog material providing a visual history of the Mansion, outbuildings, tombs, grounds,...
Dates: c. 1859

Victorian House, probably of Martha Mitchell, Vice Regent for Wisconsin

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-78
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

W. W. Corcoran (William Wilson)

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-11
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

William H. Seward

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-34
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Woman with Baby

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-57
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Woman with White Cuffs at Window

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-64
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868

Young Boy with Flat Tie

 Item — Box Cartes de visite - Box 1: Series HPC - Cartes de visite; Series STC - People - Identified; Series STC - People - Unidentified; Series STC - Places
Identifier: STC-56
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection of 79 photographs which belonged to Miss Sarah C. Tracy (later Mrs. Upton H. Herbert), resident secretary at Mount Vernon during the Civil War years. The pictures most of which are cartes de visite were collected by Miss Tracy; some were obviously presented to her, after the fashion of the day, and are inscribed. Besides the one of herself there are three of Mount Vernon which must date from the years of her residence. Others include Leeds Castle, the English seat of Thomas, Lord...
Dates: 1859-1868