Collection Items

  • Collection
    Brady-Handy Collection In 1954 the Library of Congress purchased from Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans, the daughters of Levin C. Handy approximately 10,000 original, duplicate, and copy negatives. The L.C. Handy Studio had been located at 494 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC. Levin C. Handy (1855?-1932) was apprenticed at the age of twelve to his uncle, famed Civil War photographer Mathew B. Brady (1823?-1896)....
    • Contributor: Brady, Mathew - Handy, Levin C. (Levin Corbin)
    • Date: 1855

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  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Louis M. Gottschalk Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, glass side: Lous M. Gottschalk (pianist). Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    John Nicholay Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Sec. to Lincoln. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    John Nicholay Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Sec. to Lincoln. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Simon Cameron Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Lincoln's Cabinet. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. E.W. Rice, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Colonel of 19th Iowa Regt. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. E.W. Rice, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Colonel of 19th Iowa Regt. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. Foster, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. Foster Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. Foster Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Gen. Foster. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. Foster Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [A.B. Underwood] Title based on other photos of Adin Ballou Underwood. Negative sleeves for LC-BH82-3802 thru 3804 misidentifies this man as Gen. Lew Wallace. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. O.B. Wilcox, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. O.B. Wilcox, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. O.B. Wilcox, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. O.B. Wilcox, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Wilcox. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mrs. Henry Wager Halleck Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Wife of General. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mrs. Henry Wager Halleck Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Wife of General. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mrs. Henry Wager Halleck Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Wife of General. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. J.A. Mower, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve for LC-BH82-122 B. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. J.A. Mower, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Gen. Mower. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. J.A. Mower, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve for LC-BH82-122 B. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. J.A. Mower, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve for LC-BH82-122 B. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Jenny Lind Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Copy neg. from Daguerreotype. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. S.D. Sturgis, U.S.A. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the Brady-Handy photograph collection is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.brhc Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (Library of Congress).
    • Date: 1855