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Name Stoddard, Seneca Ray
Other names S. R. Stoddard
Dates & places of birth and death Born, May 13, 1843; Wilton, NY
Died, April 26, 1917; Glens Falls, NY
Nationality American
Occupation Photographer
Artist
Notes Seneca Ray Stoddard was an American photographer known for his photographs of New York's Adirondack landscapes, residents, and visitors. His work covers the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century. He was also a naturalist, a writer, a poet, an artist, and a cartographer. His writings and photographs helped to popularize the Adirondacks.
Publications The Adirondacks: Illustrated, published 1873
Relationships Wife, Helen Potter (died, 1906)
Wife, Emily Doty
Places of residence Glens Falls, NY
Adirondacks, NY
Role Artist

Associated Records

Image of The Adirondacks Illustrated Cover - Drawing

The Adirondacks Illustrated Cover - Drawing

Drawing, pen and ink sketch: cover of the "Adirondacks Illustrated."

Image of Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of the Great Range of the Adirondack High Peaks, including, Mt. Allen, Redfield, Skylight, Marcy, Haystack, Basin, Saddleback, and Gothics, with forest in the foreground. The artist may have mislabeled Redfield and Allen.

Image of Mitchell Sabattis - Drawing

Mitchell Sabattis - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: portrait of a man with a collared shirt and tie, short dark hair.

Image of Old "Mountain" Phelps, His Home in Keene Valley - Drawing

Old "Mountain" Phelps, His Home in Keene Valley - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: View of a small cabin at the edge of a forest, mountains in the distance. Road leading to the cabin. Portrait of a man with a long beard and pack sitting on a rock, lower left.

Image of Mount Colden, McIntyre Mountain and Indian Pass - Drawing

Mount Colden, McIntyre Mountain and Indian Pass - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of two mountains and a pass in between mountains beyond a dense forest.

Image of Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a gap in a large rock wall, two people stand at the base.

Image of Hauling Canoe Through Wilderness - Drawing

Hauling Canoe Through Wilderness - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a man carrying a canoe over his head in the woods.

Image of Ned Buntline - Drawing

Ned Buntline - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: portrait of a man in a suit, vest and bow tie. Moustache growing into points below his chin.

Image of Adirondack Guide - Drawing

Adirondack Guide - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: backside of a man standing, pants rolled up and wearing a hat.

Image of A Foggy Morning in Camp - Drawing

A Foggy Morning in Camp - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a foggy morning with numerous tents at the edge of a lake.

Image of Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a lake with forested shorelines and mountains in the background.

Image of Carrying - Drawing

Carrying - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: guide carrying a number of oars through the woods.

Image of Charlie Blanchard - Drawing

Charlie Blanchard - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: portrait of a man with a moustache which connects to side burns, hat with a brim.

Image of Blue Mountain Lake - Drawing

Blue Mountain Lake - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a lake with forested shoreline to the left and a row boat in the center.

Image of Down the Raquette River - Drawing

Down the Raquette River - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: rowboat or guideboat on a river covered with trees growing over the water. People are sitting low in the boat. The oars are extended straight out.

Image of Blue Mountain Lake House - Drawing

Blue Mountain Lake House - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of the Blue Mountain Lake House, people on all three porches and horse drawn carriages in front.

Image of Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Gothic Mountains - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a large mountain beyond a field or flat land.

Image of William B. Nye - Drawing

William B. Nye - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: portrait of a man in a suit, vest and bow tie. Full side burns and beard, short hair on top of his head.

Image of William B. Nye - Drawing

William B. Nye - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: portrait of a man in a suit, vest and bow tie. Full side burns and beard, short hair on top of his head.

Image of Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: birds eye view of a river curving through a forest, locations and names line the river.