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Blake, Francis 1850-1913

Works: 10 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 661 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Photographs 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: K46,
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Memoir of John Elbridge Hudson by Francis Blake( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 1901 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blake family papers by Blake family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also includes financial papers; medical papers; Harvard University and First Corps Cadet papers of Benjamin S. Blake; and materials relating to landscaping by the Olmsted Brothers at the family estate, Keewaydin. Bound volumes include two financial journals of Francis Blake, engagement diary, checkbooks and bank books of Benjamin S. Blake; scrapbooks, financial volumes, and narratives of the infancies of Agnes and Benjamin, kept by Elizabeth Blake
Blake family photographs( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two boxes contain portraits of Francis Blake, his wife Elizabeth Livermore Hubbard Blake, and their children, Benjamin Sewall Blake and Agnes Blake Fitzgerald, as well as friends, other family, and unidentified individuals. Included in these photographs are images of Benjamin Sewall Blake and the 1st Corps Cadets of the Massachusetts Militia, among other subjects. A third box also contains photographs of early telephone technology (including Francis Blake's own invention, the Blake Transmitter), and one oversize box contains photographs of Keewaydin, Francis Blake's estate in Weston, Mass. There are also three photograph albums in the collection: two contain portraits of the Hubbard family and friends; and the third contains photos of Woodlands, the Hubbards' family estate in Weston, Mass. Photographers include Francis Blake, William A. Webster, and Caro Studio (Boston, Mass.), among others. The collection includes cabinet cards, cartes de visite, card photograph albums, tintypes, and paper-based photographs
Francis Blake papers by Francis Blake( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also, Blake's personal ledger and trial balance account books; a 5-vol. diary and personal account book of his wife, Elizabeth L. (Hubbard); Blake family genealogy; and papers of the Hubbard, Lane, Sewall, and Trumbull families. Correspondents include Alexander Graham Bell, Charles O. Boutelle, Julius E. Hilgard, Charles F. McKim, and Thomas O. Selfridge. Collection also includes over 100 printed volumes relating to Blake's scientific and photographic interests, which have been individually cataloged and are stored offsite
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Alternative Names
Francis Blake

Francis Blake Amerikaans ingenieur (1850-1913)

Francis Blake amerikansk ingeniør

Francis Blake amerikansk ingenjör

Francis Blake US-amerikanischer Wissenschaftler, Erfinder und Fotograf

فرانسیس بلیک مهندس آمریکایی

English (26)