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Guide to the
Jacques Reich Portrait Prints
1890–1923, undated
 PR 102

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Collection processed by New-York Historical Society staff (circa 2000); updated and migrated to Archives Space by Joseph Ditta (2020)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 16, 2020
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Scope and Contents

The collection contains portraits etched by Jacques Reich during the period 1890–1923 of major American and European artists, writers, capitalists, politicians, and historical figures. These include United States presidents George Washington, James Madison, Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Woodrow Wilson, and Warren G. Harding. Writers and artists pictured include Ralph Waldo Emerson, Washington Irving, Edgar Allen Poe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, James McNeill Whistler, and John Greenleaf Whittier. Other portraits include Nelson Aldrich, John Jacob Astor, William Cullen Bryant, Andrew Carnegie, Adna Chaffee, Henry Clay, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, John Paul Jones, Robert E. Lee, John Marshall, J. P. Morgan, William Penn, Frank Stockton, and Daniel Webster. Several prints have notations or documentation identifying the photographs or paintings from which they were engraved.

Arrangement

Prints are sorted physically by size in 9 folders, 5 small and 4 large. The container list provides alphabetical access by sitter.