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Black, James Wallace 1825-1896

Overview
Works: 289 works in 296 publications in 1 language and 534 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Portraits  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Photographs  Illustrated works 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Printer, Illustrator
Classifications: TR25.B66, 779.097446107474461
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Wallace Black
Whipple and Black : commercial photographers in Boston by Sally Pierce( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five hundred past and present citizens of Worcester, Mass. by G. R Peckham( Book )

2 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs from Doré's Dante by James Wallace Black( Book )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Engraving of] Com. Louis M. Goldsborough by John Chester Buttre( Visual )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes signature reproduction
Benjamin Whitwell photograph collection by Benjamin Whitwell( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven portrait photographs of prominent American and British authors and statesmen, collected by Benjamin Whitwell to accompany his autograph collection. The photos were taken ca. 1858-1892, and photographers include James Wallace Black of Boston, Mass., among others. Most of the photographs are cartes de visite and are identified. There is also one engraving
[Harper's weekly, February 5, 1870, page 84]( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One page from Harper's weekly with 2 large sketches: "The Peabody funeral train," from a photograph by J.W. Black, Boston, and "Enforcing the whiskey laws in the mountains of West Virginia," from a sketch by W.L. Sheppard. Also includes a short article on illustrator Alexander Anderson accompanied by 3 of his sketches, including his self-portrait
[Henry Wadsworth Longfellow] by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subject: Half-length seated portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[Ralph Waldo Emerson] by James Wallace Black( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subject: Three-quarter-length portrait of Emerson seated holding a book, his arm resting on a table
Geo. Ticknor by Henry Wright Smith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subject: Bust-length portrait of George Ticknor
[Carte-de-visite photograph album compiled by Arthur Dexter, 1860]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Carte-de-visite portrait album compiled by Arthur Dexter containing many portraits of the Adams family of Massachusetts and other prominent Boston families including Appleton, Braggriotti, Brimmer, Brooks, Chase, Codman, Coolidge, Cushing, Dabney, Dexter, Hammond, Hooper, Kuhn, Lawrence, Mifflin, Oliver, Prescott, Sargent, Sears, Sohier, and Thorndike. Contains a few carte-de-visite montages done for comic effect
The stone mill by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A photograph of the old Stone Mill in Touro Park, Newport, R.I. An officer from the United States Naval Academy leans against the fence that surrounds the Mill
Dedication of the soldiers' monument at Lindenwood Cemetery, Stoneham, Mass., Thursday, August 12, 1869 : Gov. Andrew and staff present by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Dedication of monument to Civil War dead. Politicians and dignitaries stand in foreground. Behind them left to right are groups of veterans, firemen (shields on tunics), and fraternal organizations (wearing sashes) including Odd Fellows. In the background are civilians, including large groups of women and children dressed in white
[Col. Stevenson] by James Wallace Black( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Full-length portrait of Col. Thomas Greely Stevenson, one hand resting on the bottom of a stair bannister, a drape on his left side
Francis Parkman photographs( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs collected by historian Francis Parkman and his descendants, dating from ca. 1840-1910. Photograph albums contain portraits of various members of the Parkman, Cordner, and Coolidge families; cartes de visite collected by John Eliot Parkman, brother of Francis Parkman, that depict Civil War soldiers; and other cartes de visite collected by Francis Parkman that depict Native Americans, as well as American and European public figures. Loose photographs consist mainly of portrait photos of Francis Parkman, his daughters Grace Parkman Coffin and Katherine Scollay Parkman Coolidge, and various other family members, as well as some of Parkman's friends and colleagues. There are also a number of loose views of various places, including photos of Maine waterways and wilderness, taken by James C. Stoddard, ca. 1867-1876; views of wilderness and various cities in Canada; and photos of Francis Parkman's homes in Boston and Jamaica Plain, Mass. Other loose photographs consist of photographs of Native Americans and of Parkman's trip to the Batiscan River in Quebec with Charles Haight Farnham in 1886, as well as photographic reproductions of European artwork, among other subjects. Photographers include James Wallace Black and John Adams Whipple of Boston, Mass.; Benjamin Franklin Upton of St. Anthony, Minn.; Alexander Henderson and William Notman of Montreal; and Livernois & Bienvenu of Quebec, among many others. Includes tintypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, stereographs, and other paper-based photographs
[Samuel M. Bubier shoe store and factory, Lynn, Mass.] by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1869 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An exterior side view of the shoe store and manufactory of Samuel M. Bubier on the corner of Oxford and Market Street in Lynn, Mass
Ships Santee, Constitution and Macedonian at Newport, R.I., c.1864 by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wigglesworth family photographs II( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains 897 photographs in 6 volumes (in cases), 3 boxes, and 1 oversize box, encompassing the years ca. 1844-1962. Most of the photographs in the collection are portrait photographs of various members of the Wigglesworth, Dixwell, and Goddard families. Family members represented include Henrietta May Goddard Wigglesworth, George Wigglesworth, Mary Catherine Dixwell Wigglesworth, Epes Sargent Dixwell, and Mary Ingersoll Bowditch Dixwell, among many others. The collection also includes photographs of various Wigglesworth family homes in Cambridge, Jamaica Plain, and Salem, Mass.; commercial photographs of the Boston Fire of 1872; photographs of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair taken by Alice Curtis; of the 1895 200th Anniversary celebration in Manchester, Mass.; and of manuscripts, artifacts, and artwork owned by the Wigglesworth family. There are also two albums of commercial landscape photographs collected by the Dixwell family during their travels in Europe during 1872-1873 and one album of cyanotypes taken by Epes Sargent Dixwell ca. 1880-1890. Photographers include Epes Sargent Dixwell and Alice Curtis, as well commercial photographers John Adams Whipple, James Wallace Black, Augustus Marshall, Antoine Sonrel, Allen & Rowell and the Notman Photographic Co. (all of Boston, Mass.), among many others. The collection includes ambrotypes, daguerreotypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, cyanotypes, tintypes, stereographs, film photonegatives, photomechanicals, and postcards. Most of the photographs are black and white
Eastern Railroad Company, ca. 1871 by James Wallace Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1871 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Profile view of a locomotive and tender
The photographs of James Wallace Black by Williams College( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Bee collection by Bee (Organization)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Business correspondence (1899-1924), attendance and account books (1863-1927), bills and receipts (1924), poetry by members, a published account: The Story of the Bee, anniversary materials such as yearbooks and reminiscences (1911, n.d.), minutes and reports (1902, 1904, 1914), banner used during a World War I rally, fabric samples, and photographs
 
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Alternative Names
Black, James

James Wallace Black

James Wallace Black Amerikaans fotograaf (1825-1896)

James Wallace Black amerikansk fotograf

James Wallace Black fotógrafo estadounidense

James Wallace Black photographe américain

James Wallace Black US-amerikanischer Berufsfotograf

Τζέιμς Γουάλας Μπλακ Αμερικανός φωτογράφος

Джеймс Воллес Блек

جیمز والاس بلک عکاس آمریکایی

詹姆士·華勒斯·布萊克

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English (35)