At NPG with Portrait of Thayendanega

ID: 92-1786

Creator: Maciolek, Robert

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: September 1976

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Summary

Standing with the portrait of Thayendanega (Joseph Brant) by Gilbert Stuart are (left to right) National Portrait Gallery Director Marvin Sadik (1969-1981), the Duke of Northumberland Ralph Percy, Chancellor and Chief Justice Warren E. Burger, and Secretary of the Smithsonian (1964-1984) S. Dillon Ripley. Stuart painted the portrait of Thayendanega, Chief of the Mohawks, in London in 1798. The visit occured in July.

Subject

  • Burger, Warren E. 1907-
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Sadik, Marvin S
  • Stuart, Gilbert 1755-1828
  • Brant, Joseph
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, No. 76-B, September 1976

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: September 1976

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1976

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Topic

  • Thayendanega
  • Secretariats
  • Secretaries
  • Historians
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Dignitaries
  • Duke of Northumberland
  • Museum directors
  • Mohawk Indians
  • Painting
  • Indians of North America

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

92-1786

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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