MS Am 2186
Richards, Rosalind, 1874-, collector. Rosalind Richards photograph collection, ca.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Location: b [shelved with bMS Am 2186-2188]
Call No.: MS Am 2186
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Richards, Rosalind, 1874-, collector.
Title: Rosalind Richards photograph collection,
Date(s): 1898 and undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 folder (.2 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Photograph portraits assembled by the collector Rosalind Richards.
55M-293. Gift of Miss Rosalind Richards,Gardiner, Maine; received: 1954.
Photographs in item (6) transferred from Portrait File in 2007 May. Source unknown,
but these were probably also received from Rosalind Richards.
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open
Rosalind Richards Photograph Collection, ca. 1898 (MS Am 2186). Houghton Library,
Rosalind Richards was a daughter of novelist Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards and granddaughter
of suffragist and author Julia Ward Howe. American poet Edwin Arlington Robinson was
a personal acquaintance of the Richards family.
Includes portrait photographs of: Edwin Arlington Robinson, Elizabeth Winthrop Chapman,
Samuel Ward, and Anna Hazard Barker Ward, and others.
- (1). Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935. Portrait: photograph; [n.p., ca.1898]
- (2). Chapman, Elizabeth Winthrop (Chanler) 1866-1937. Portrait: 2 photographs, in company with Alida (Chanler) Emmet and Margaret (Chanler) Aldrich; [n.p.,n.d.]
Studies for a miniature painted by John Elliott.
- (3). Emmet, Christopher Temple. Portrait: photograph; [n.p.,n.d.]
- (4). Ward, Samuel, 1814-1884. Portrait: photograph of drawing; New York, 1839.
After Franquinet. The original was given by Ward to Longfellow.
- (5). Ward, Anna Hazard (Barker) d. 1900. Portrait: photograph of miniature painting; [n.p.,n.d.]
Original owned by Mrs Ewen Cameron MacVeagh.
- (6). Camp Richards. Group photographs, undated.
5 photographs taken at the camp belonging to the Richards family. Photos are annotated
on verso with names of people pictured. Includes the following individuals and others:
- Alice Richards
- Robert Hallowell Richards
- James Stewart ?
- John Hays Gardiner
- Laura Elizabeth Richards (Mrs. Charles Wiggins 2nd)
- Julia Ward Richards (Mrs. Carleton Anderson Shaw)
- Henry Vincent
- Lawrence Joseph Henderson
- Caroline Hill
- Dr. Leonard Walds
- Samuel Ferguson
- Rosalind Richards
- Henry Howe Richards
- Edward Arlington Robinson
- P.H. Richards
- Rev. John Hodges
- Laura Elizabeth Richards 2nd
- John Richards
- Vaughan Ferguson
- Eleanor Ferguson