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Prominent Candidates for the Republican Presidential Nomination at Chicago

Prominent Candidates for the Republican Presidential Nomination at Chicago
Artist
A. E. C.
Copy after
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896
Sitter
Edward Bates, 4 Sep 1793 - 25 Mar 1869
William Sandford Pennington, Jr., 1796 - 1862
Salmon Portland Chase, 13 Jan 1808 - 7 May 1873
William Henry Seward, 16 May 1801 - 15 Oct 1872
John McLean, 3 Mar 1785 - 3 Apr 1861
Simon Cameron, 8 Mar 1799 - 25 Jun 1889
John Charles Frémont, 21 Jan 1813 - 13 Jul 1890
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865
Nathaniel Prentice Banks, 30 Jan 1816 - 01 Sep 1894
Date
1860
Type
Print
Medium
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 40.2 x 55.2 cm (15 13/16 x 21 3/4")
Topic
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
William Henry Seward: Male
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York
William Henry Seward: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Statesman
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Governor\New York
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York
John McLean: Male
John McLean: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice
John McLean: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster\Postmaster General
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Male
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer
Nathaniel Prentice Banks: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts
Edward Bates: Male
Edward Bates: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Edward Bates: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\US Attorney General
Edward Bates: Politics and Government\Statesman
William Sandford Pennington, Jr.: Male
William Sandford Pennington, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House
William Sandford Pennington, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New Jersey
William Sandford Pennington, Jr.: Politics and Government\Governor\New Jersey
Salmon Portland Chase: Male
Salmon Portland Chase: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Salmon Portland Chase: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
Salmon Portland Chase: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Treasury
Salmon Portland Chase: Politics and Government\Governor\Ohio
Salmon Portland Chase: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State
Salmon Portland Chase: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio
Salmon Portland Chase: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist
Salmon Portland Chase: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US
Simon Cameron: Male
Simon Cameron: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of War
Simon Cameron: Journalism and Media\Newspaper publisher
Simon Cameron: Journalism and Media\Newspaper editor
Simon Cameron: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad
Simon Cameron: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister
Simon Cameron: Politics and Government\US Senator\Pennsylvania
John Charles Frémont: Male
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
John Charles Frémont: Natural Resource Occupations\Explorer
John Charles Frémont: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\US Senator\California
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Governor\California
John Charles Frémont: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General
Abraham Lincoln: Male
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Abraham Lincoln: Military and Intelligence\Soldier
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government official\Surveyor
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Marvin Sadik
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.81.80
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery