detail of artwork titled The Atlantic Cable Projectors
Historical Collections :: The New York Chamber of Commerce Portrait Collection

Further information regarding the Subjects:

(Astor family): Wilson, Derek. The Astors, 1763-1992: Landscape with Millionaires. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1993.

(Atlantic Cable exploration): Gordon, John Steele. A Thread Across the Ocean: The Heroic Story of the Transatlantic Cable. New York: Walker and Company, 2002.

(Atlantic Cable exploration): National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration at http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/brs/nuind72.htm

(Berryman, Lt. Otway H.): National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration at http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/brs/nuind72.htm

Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York. Atlantic Cable Projectors. New York: Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York, 1895.

Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York. Catalogue of Portraits in the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York, 1768-1924. New York: Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York, 1924.

Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York. Supplement Catalogue of Portraits in the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York, 1768-1941. New York: Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York, 1941.

Ellis, David M., et al, eds. A History of New York State. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1967.

Hunt, Freeman, et al, eds. Merchants’ Magazine and Commercial Review. New York. Multiple volumes, 1839-1870.

Jackson, Kenneth T., ed. The Encyclopedia of New York City.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995.

Klein, Milton M., ed. The Empire State, A History of New York. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2001.

Scoville, Joseph A. Old Merchants of New York City. New York: 1863-1870.

(Sheridan, Gen. Philip H.): Fredriksen, John C., "Philip Henry Sheridan." Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History, Heidler, David S., and Heidler, Jeanne T., eds. W. W. Norton & Company, 2000.

(Sherrill, Charles H.): Lucas, John. “An Analysis of ‘An Over-Crowded Worried Life’.” Olympika: The International Journal of Olympic Studies. Vol. XI (2002), pp. 143-168, at http://www.aafla.org/SportsLibrary/Olympika/Olympika_2002/olympika1101f.pdf

Spann, Edward K. The New Metropolis: New York City, 1840-1857. New York: Columbia University Press, 1981.

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005. Washington, D.C.: USGPO, 2005.

Further information regarding the Artists:

(Anderson, A. A.): Harvey, Robert Eldon. The Art of Abraham Archibald Anderson, 1870-1940. Stamford, CT: The Ashforth Company, 2007.

Barker, Virgil. American Painting, History and Interpretation. New York: Bonanza Books, 1960.

Carbone, Teresa A., and Patricia Hills. Eastman Johnson: Painting America. New York: Rizzoli, 1999.

Dunlap, William. A History of the Rise and Progress of the Arts of Design in the United States. New York: 1834.

Groce, George C., and David H. Wallace. The New-York Historical Society’s Dictionary of Artists in America, 1564-1860. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957.

McGlauflin, Alice Coe, ed. Dictionary of American Artists, 19th and 20th Century. Poughkeepsie, NY: Apollo Book, 1982 (1930).

Richardson, E. P. Painting in America from 1502 to the Present. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1966.

Speicher, Edward Eugene. Eugene Speicher. American Artists Group, Monograph No. 7, 1945.

Stebbins, Theodore E. Jr., et al. A New World: Masterpieces of American Painting, 1760-1910. Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1983.

Young, William. A Dictionary of American Artists, Sculptors and Engravers. Cambridge, MA: William Young and Co., 1968.

 

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