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John J. Sullivan
Literary File, Photography Collection

46 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The John J. Sullivan Literary File consists of 46 images pertaining to Sullivan, most of which are housed in an album. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Sullivan, J. J., unless otherwise noted.

Item List

Container Accession / P No.        Description
*980:0101:0001 B/w photographic print of 5th Avenue and 23rd Street, New York City, circa 1885.
*981:0064:0001 B/w photographic print portrait of an unidentified man.
* 2005:0003:0001Tintype portrait of an unidentified woman.
* 2005:0003:0002-0003Trade cards for Meade Brothers daguerreotypes.
PH:LF:OV Box, Medium 999:0036:0046-0049Portraits of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, John G. Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and J. R. Lowell on a page from "Masterpieces of American Literature," American Teacher magazine (halftone prints on one leaf).
PH:LF:Albums:Sullivan, J. J. 957:0033:0001-0037Cartes-de-visite album containing 26 cartes-de-visite, 10 tintypes and 1 photographic postcard (5 loose items housed in pam binder); front cover embossed: "H. Sullivan;" verso of front free endpaper inscribed: "Miss Honoria Sullivan / Astoria, Long Island / County of Queens / Album," and "Miss Sullivan / New York / Album;" recto of back free endpaper inscribed: "Miss Honoria Sullivan / Her Album. Presented / on Dec. 12th, 1860 / By the Order of D.S.;" majority of photographs are portraits of unidentified men and women; also included are photographic reproductions of works of art.

Index of Photographers

Astoria Photo Studios--957:0033:0037
Fredricks, Charles DeForest, 1823-1894--957:0033:0025
Hallett & Bro.--957:0033:0017
Harding, William White, 1830-1889--957:0033:0032
Heney, Thomas--957:0033:0016, 0035
Lewis, R. A., 1820-1891--957:0033:0036
Malby, W.--957:0033:0022
Mix, Friedrich G.--957:0033:0009
Moffett Studio--981:0064:0001
Roe, Sylvester--957:0033:0010
Van Loo, Leon, 1841-1906--957:0033:0030-0031
Weitfle, Charles, 1836-1921--957:0033:0026

John J. Sullivan Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 18 June 2007)

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