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Name Butts, George Whitfield
Dates & places of birth and death Born: 1880
Relationships Father: George Whitfield Butts Jr. (1858-1901)
Mother: Louise Platt
Education Graduated from Yale University in 1902.

Associated Records

George Whitfield Butts Photograph Collection [graphic] -

Photographs taken by George Whitfield Butts III on three separate trips to the Adirondacks. Images mostly feature natural landscapes of rivers, mountains, and lakes. Some photographs taken in Canada and on the St. Lawrence River.

Notes : Adirondack trip, Sept. 1907 - Butts, George Whitfield

Notes on Butts' trip in the Adirondacks, September 13-19, 1907. Corresponds to photo album in photograph collection (Acc. no. 82.29).

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of Mirror Lake with a lawn and some trees in foreground. Hand written in black ink below image: "Mirror Lake from Seven Gables" Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of two women, both holding golf clubs, standing in front of a large porch. Hand written in black ink below image: "B.B.B. G.R.B." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image taken from the water of a large hotel on a hill with boathouse at the shore. Hand written in black ink below image: "The Ruisseaumont." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image taken across Mirror Lake. Hand written in black ink below image: "Mirror Lake." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a woman dressed in white sitting at the edge of a porch with a book in her hands. Another woman, also dressed in white, sits behind her in a rocking chair. Hand written in black ink below image: "B.B.B." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a man and a woman sitting at the edge of a porch. Hand written in black ink below image: "R.B.T. E.E." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of the Lake Placid Club golf course. Hand written in black ink below image: "Golf Course" Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of five people, four men and one woman, standing with golf clubs. Hand written in ink below image: "Mr. B. - Herbert O - SWB. - Jessie N. Dwight O." Hand written in block letters at center of page in orange: "Lake Placid Sept 1902". Hand written at bottom of page in black: "Lake Placid - Sept 1902."

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a man and a woman standing at the edge of a porch. Hand written in black ink below image: "M.A.R. J.L.N." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a four young men sitting at the edge of a porch. Hand written in black ink below image: "F.D. H.C.D. H.J.G. C.G." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of two men, holding golf clubs, and two women. Hand written in black ink below image: "M.O. G.R.B. M.C. G.W.B. (George Whitfield Butts?)" Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Half a panoramic image of Mirror Lake. Hand written in black below image: "Mirror Lake" Hand written in block letters at bottom of page in orange: "Mirror Lake/ Lake Placid/ 1903."

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Scenic image of a guideboat pulled to shore with Lake Placid and Whiteface in the background. Hand written in black ink below image: "Whiteface + Placid" Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a three women and two men standing and sitting in canoes. Hand written in orange (over black ink) at top of album page: "Second Ausable River Canoe Trip."

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of two men and a woman sitting on the edge of a porch. Hand written in black ink below image: "G.W.B. F.J. G.A." Hand written in block letters at top of page in orange: "Lake Placid 1903".

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of five people, three men and four woman, standing with golf clubs. Hand written in ink below image: "Nita P. - Alr C. - howard H. - Hobart P. - Gertrude B." Hand written in block letters at center of page in orange: "Lake Placid Sept 1902". Hand written at bottom of page in black: "Lake Placid - Sept 1902."

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a man and a woman standing on a tennis court, she is holding a racket case, he is holding a racket. Hand written in ink below image: "Gertrude B. + Howard H." Hand written in block letters at center of page in orange: "Lake Placid Sept 1902". Hand written at bottom of page in black: "Lake Placid - Sept 1902."

Image of Print, Gelatin Silver

Print, Gelatin Silver

Gelatin silver print, black and white mounted to black album page. Image of a man and a woman standing on a tennis court, both holding tennis rackets. Hand written in ink below image: "G. H. B. + Jessie N." Hand written in block letters at center of page in orange: "Lake Placid Sept 1902". Hand written at bottom of page in black: "Lake Placid - Sept 1902."