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Toussaint L'Ouverture portrait collection

Collection Data

Portraits of general and revolutionist Toussaint Louverture. Collection includes illustrations from John R. Beard's "The Life of Toussaint Louverture..." as well as views of Toussaint in uniform, on his horse, with Pelion and Dessaline, and as one of an international group of portraits of great men. Full and quarter length portraits are included.
Pulman, E. J (Photographer)
Beard, J. R.(John Relly), 1800-1876
Associated Press
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1800 - 1989 (Questionable)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Toussaint Louverture
Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803
Generals -- Haiti
Revolutionaries -- Haiti
Interior architecture -- New York (N.Y.) -- 1880-1889
Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1880-1889
Content: Photographers include E. J. Pulman; some images produced by Associated Press.
Content: Some images are duplicates; some have captions.
Citation/reference: Forms part of the Portrait Collection.
Physical Description
Extent: drawing :ink, ;29 x 23 cm.
Extent: photoprints :col. ;26 x 21 cm.
Extent: photomechanical print :col. ;14 x 10 cm.
Extent: photoprints :albumen ;17 x 21 cm. or smaller.
Extent: photoprints :silver gelatin, b&w ;27 x 21 cm. or smaller.
Extent: photomechanical prints :b&w ;28 x 22 cm. or smaller.
Extent: prints :etchings, b&w ;31 x 24 cm. or smaller.
Extent: prints :lithographs, b&w ;27 x 18 cm. or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG085000994-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11487810
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8899dc00-e216-0137-12ae-53bbfa5e9828
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