WorldCat Identities

Kurtz, William 1833-1904

Overview
Works: 31 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 58 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: F1215, 917.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Kurtz
A white umbrella in Mexico by Francis Hopkinson Smith ( )
2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Booth's Theatre [April 1869] ... Othello ... Benefit and last appearance but one of Miss Marcy McVicker by Booth's Theatre ( Book )
2 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Indian Steps : Addresses delivered on the occasion of the dedication of a tablet to John Edward Vandersloot ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Walt Whitman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing hat] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1869 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Pierre Lorillard] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photogravure plates in Gray's Elegy and its author] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"16 Photogravure plates with 18 illustrations from photographs of English scenery and genre scenes. Numerous Half-tones from photographs. Printed by the New York Photogravure Co., New York, and by Kurtz, New York."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 112
[Halftone plates in Sacred mysteries among the Mayas and the Quiches, 11,500 years ago] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"17 half-tone plates, the frontispiece, a portrait of the author, the remainder photographs of Mayan temples and bas-relief...[this copy] is one of the earliest half-tone books in the United States. John Moss's method of half-tone was a secret one and was not patented."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 88
William Kurtz artist file : by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Assembled artist file includes b&w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
[Ellen Herndon Arthur, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1883 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Halftone illustrations from photographs in Practical guide to Yellowstone National Park] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"26 full page half-tone illustrations from photographs of Yellowstone Park. Kurtz, New York, did the half-tones from negatives by F. Jay Haynes."--Hanson Collection catalog, pg. 104
[A collection of cabinet cards] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographic portraits of unidentified persons in form of cabinet cards, majority from Manchester's studio in Factoryville, Pennsylvania
Portrait of Eliza Tileston Bryson, Trustee of Teachers College ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Dr.Henry Jacob Bigelow] by William Kurtz ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Subject: Vignetted bust-length portrait of the surgeon noted for his important contributions to surgery and for having published the first account of the use of ether in a surgical operation
Frank Woodbridge Cheney, Manchester by William Kurtz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Studio portrait of an elderly man with a white beard and mustache. He wears a corduroy coat or jacket over a vest, shirt, and necktie. Printed at bottom: "W. Kurtz, Madison Square." Printed on back: "W. Kurtz, New York, Madison Square / New York, Vienna, Philadelphia, Paris / 12 First-Class Medals."
Emma Lazarus ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Emma Lazarus, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left
Daniel Webster ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Robert McCallen papers by McCallen family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Robert McCallen papers are the personal and military documents of a captain in the Revolutionary War from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The collection contains letters, military records, a muster roll book, financial records, and legal documents. Of note is a letter from McCallen to his wife, giving his eyewitness account of the Battle of Trenton
From a stuffed bird, in three colors by Coloritype Co ( )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"1 three-color half-tone of a photograph of a stuffed bird by Coloritype Co., New York. The three-color half-tone by Kurtz' company was one of the first three that have so far been identified as having been produced in publications in 1893."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 117
Candlesticks for brighties by William Kurtz ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An introduction to the concept of Japanese candlesticks, a style of bar-chart used primarily to describe price movements of a stock or currency over time
 
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Alternative Names
Kurtz, W. 1833-1904
Kurtz, W. (William), 1833-1904
Languages
English (25)