Photographs, watercolor on ivory, pastel portraits


Collection Items associated to Mrs. Elizabeth Lord (Cogswell) (1821-1871), Sen. James Dixon (1814-1873), Miss Elizabeth L. Dixon (1842-1921), James Clarke Welling (1825-1894), Mrs. Clementine Dixon Welling (1844-1911), Miss Elizabeth Dixon Welling (1885-1976)


Numerous artists



Collection Items

Abraham Lincoln on Ivory
Ink and watercolor portrait on oval shaped ivory of Abraham Lincoln attributed to 1860 Cooper Union CDV

Harriet Lane Carte De Visite and card of President Buchanan
CDV of Miss Harriet Lane, niece of President Buchanan and the President Buchanan card.
These items may be found in Mrs. Elizabeth L. C. Dixon’s Civil War photo album, in the private collection of the Dixon - Welling family.

Portraits of the sons of Sen. James Dixon
Crayon and china white shoulder length portrait of two boys. Signed and dated “A. Wunder 1855"

Civil War Officers and Ladies on Porch
Back of photo “Guests of Gen. Robert O. Tyler at Fairfax Courthouse. Mrs. James Dixon, her daughters, Miss Ramsey, Miss Trumbull, Miss Barry - Staff officers, Col. McMahon, Lieutenant. Kinney, Captain. Kinney, Lieutenant. LaMotte, Captain. LaMotte,…

Portrait of Dalton by James Sillett circa 1800
Small oval painting on paper of man's head, sky blue background, delicate detailed brush strokes, man wearing red uniform, white sash from shoulder angled to waist, white angled stripes on lapel, collar angled up to chin, shoulder has silver cap with…
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