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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 [Champlain, Camels Hump] - Drawing

[Champlain, Camels Hump] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a lake with a distinct mountain formation in the background.

Image of [Lake Champlain near Burlington] - Drawing

[Lake Champlain near Burlington] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a lake with a tall mountain centered in the background.

Image of [At Hague] - Drawing

[At Hague] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a road leading around a curve to the left. Trees and brush surrounding the road. A mountain can be seen in the background.

Image of [Adirondacks near Burlington] - Drawing

[Adirondacks near Burlington] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a lake with mountains on the far shore.

Image of [Rock Islands] - Drawing

[Rock Islands] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a lake with a rock sticking out of the water.

Image of [Mount Mansfield from Champlain, near Burlington] - Drawing

[Mount Mansfield from Champlain, near Burlington] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a lake with a tree lined shore. A tall mountain centered in the background.

Image of [Untitled: Lake Scene] - Drawing

[Untitled: Lake Scene] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a road with a wood fence on the left side. Trees to the right of the road. Beyond the fence is a lake. Mountains encircle the lake.

Image of [Untitled Sketch] - Drawing

[Untitled Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of the outline of a mountain. Very rough sketch.

Image of [Untitled: Mountain] - Drawing

[Untitled: Mountain] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a mountain with rough, tree lined terrain. This sketch takes up two adjoining pages.

Image of [Untitled: White Birch Trees] - Drawing

[Untitled: White Birch Trees] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of house behind white birch trees. This is a very rough sketch which takes up two adjoining pages.

Image of [Untitled: Valley] - Drawing

[Untitled: Valley] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a valley between two mountains.

Image of [Untitled: Valley] - Drawing

[Untitled: Valley] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #1; pencil sketch of a valley between two mountains. This sketch takes up two adjoining pages.

Image of [Stoddard Sketchbook #2, Title Page] - Drawing

[Stoddard Sketchbook #2, Title Page] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of two islands with one tree on each in the center of a circle. Lily pads and grass stick out of the water.

Image of [Stoddard Sketchbook #2] - Sketchbook

[Stoddard Sketchbook #2] - Sketchbook

Small Sketchbook of 15 pencil sketches, 1 pen drawing. There are drawings on the first few pages only. Contains 15 sketches of landscapes with no notations as to locale or specific dates.

Image of [Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

[Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a pond with grass coming out of the water. Three groups of birds flying in the distance.

Image of [Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

[Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a pond. An island to the left with two trees. Vegetation in all throughout the water. Sketch is enclosed in a box.

Image of [Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

[Untitled: Pond] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a pond with vegetation around the edges. A mountain in the background.

Image of [Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; panoramic pencil sketch of a mountain range. This sketch takes up two adjoining pages.

Image of [Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a pond with vegetation around the edges. A mountain in the background. This sketch is very light, barely visible.

Image of [Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a pond with vegetation around the left edges. A mountain in the background. This sketch is very light, barely visible.