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Guide to the Burr McIntosh Photograph Collection
 PR 41

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Collection processed by Ricky Hunter

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 20, 2019
Description is in English.

Container List

Series III. 11 x 14 inch Prints, ca. 1900 - 1910

Scope and Contents note

Series III. 11 x 14 Inch Prints. This series consists of prints divided into three subseries: Portraits, filed alphabetically by sitter; Subjects, filed alphabetically; and Unidentified Portraits divided into groups in exterior settings, groups in interior settings, men, and women. Unlike the other series, identified portraits is the smallest subseries in this series, but does contain portraits of significant people including Theodore Roosevelt, Ethel Barrymore, and William Howard Taft. Theatrical scenes, with costumes and a limited use of set, form an important portion of the subject subseries, including those of Broadway shows with Ethel Barrymore, who is represented in some of the scenes. Other notable images that are unique to this series document the first car show at Madison Square Garden, and school music and sports teams. George P. Hall is also the only credited photographer, outside of Burr McIntosh himself, in this collection, and is represented by his portrait of the Greenwood wedding party in 1900.


Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 15 Folder : 45 Bache, Julia
Barrymore, Ethel (5)
Marlowe, Julia (2)
Nesbit, Evelyn
Ritchie, Adele
Caruso, Enrico (5)
Chester, Arthur
Cleveland, Grover (3)
Greenwood wedding party (George P. Hall, photographer, ca. 1900)
Langerman, James N. S.
Roosevelt, Theodore (2)
Taft, William Howard (2)


Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 15 Folder : 46 Baltimore House Show (20)
Broadway Board of Trade banquet

Box: 15 Folder : 47 Columbia Boat House club house on Hudson River (2)
Cuba (9)
Mrs. Gilbert's funeral (3)

Box: 15 Folder : 48 Houses, exterior (5)
First Madison Square Garden Auto Show (5)
Manhasset Bay Yacht Club (5)

Box: 15 Folder : 49 Morris Park (4)
Music groups, predominantly Cornell Glee Club (7)
Palm Beach Hotel (9)

Box: 15 Folder : 50 Rockaway Hunt club house (4)
Sherry's dining room
Sport teams, including St. Paul's Hockey Club (13)

Box: 16 Folder : 51 Theatrical groups and scenes (54)
Box: 16 Folder : 52 Vanderbilt coach (11)


Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 16 Folder : 53 Groups, exteriors (4)
Box: 17 Folder : 54 Groups, interiors (14)
Box: 17 Folder : 55 Men (24)
Box: 17 Folder : 56 Women (48)

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