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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 Merwin's Blue Mountain Lake House - Drawing

Merwin's Blue Mountain Lake House - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view of a large compound up a slight hill, five log cabins in a row, one large one with a flag waving above. Two girls and one boy lying on the grass in the foreground.

Image of Blue Mountain Lake from Merwin's - Drawing

Blue Mountain Lake from Merwin's - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: view down a sloping grassy bank, past a forest. A lake in the distance with islands and mountains. Small gazebo in the right foreground, people walking along a path.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a dog looking at a bear tied to a boat.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a person sitting covered in a blanket, two large nails sticking up from the ground in front.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a man or boy in rolled up pants, no shoes and arms bent.

Image of North Elba - Drawing

North Elba - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts John Brown's grave in North Elba, NY

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a priest or holy man in robes, hat and cross necklace.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts two totem poles standing in a grassy field.

Image of Drawing

Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a small boy in sun hat standing in water up to his knees.

Image of Canadian Richelieu Fishermen - Drawing

Canadian Richelieu Fishermen - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a boat with three men in rain coats fishing.

Image of Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Ausable Chasm - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts Ausable Chasm. Tall rock walls on both sides of a river. A boat with two occupants entering near the foreground.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a woman in a dress sitting on a rock. She holds an umbrella or parasol over her shoulder.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a waterfall with two fish jumping out in the center.

Image of Hudson River at Glens Falls at Bridge - Drawing

Hudson River at Glens Falls at Bridge - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a large waterfall with rocks at the edge. Land in the background with trees and buildings.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a lake with tall, rock walls on the right side. The rock wall curves to the left, mountains beyond the wall.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, pen sketch: depicts a rock wall above a hill. Sailing canoe with tent over top in a river below.

Image of Untitled - Drawing

Untitled - Drawing

Drawing, painting sketch: half finished lake and mountain view with trees.

Image of Map of Lake George - Drawing

Map of Lake George - Drawing

Drawing, pen and ink sketch: map of the south end of Lake George from above with locations, islands, houses and bays labeled.

Image of Map of Lake George - Drawing

Map of Lake George - Drawing

Drawing, pen & ink sketch: depicts the north end of Lake George from above. Islands, mountains and houses labeled. Left corner shows a house with a tall tree next to it.

Image of Map of the Ruins of Ticonderoga - Drawing

Map of the Ruins of Ticonderoga - Drawing

Drawing, pen & ink sketch: depicts Lake Champlain and the very northern tip of Lake George from above. Islands, mountains and houses labeled.