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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

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

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

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

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

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a tree to the right with vegetation around it. The tree could be at the edge of a cliff. A mountain in the background. This sketch is very light, barely visible.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pen sketch of a field with trees to the right. Mountains in the background. This sketch is very light, barely visible.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a tree in the center at the edge of a cliff. Mountains in the background.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of lines.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a shore with a hill very near the water. Vegetation in the background. This is an unfinished sketch.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of bushes and trees in the foreground. A mountain can be seen to the left in the background.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of trees to the right and a flat rock at the edge of a cliff to the left. A valley below with trees and a faint line of mountains.

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[Untitled: Sketch] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #2; pencil sketch of a tree to the left in a field with brush and vegetation. Faint mountain lines in the background.

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[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of mountains behind a lake. This is a very rough, unfinished sketch.

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[Untitled: Trees] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pen sketch of trees and brush. Distinct trunks to the left.

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[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of mountains, the tallest to the left and gradually getting smaller to the right. This is an unfinished sketch.

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[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of mountains at the edge of a lake with a tall, bare tree trunk to the right of center.

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[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of a field with a fence in the center. Two large trees in the foreground, mountains in the background.

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[Untitled: Mountains] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; panoramic pencil sketch of a mountain range. This sketch takes up two adjoining pages. The sketch on the right page is much more finished with texture on the mountain and a house at the edge of a lake.

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[Untitled: Road] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of a large tree with branches hanging over a road to the right. A fence lines the left side of the road with a field and mountains in the background.

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[Untitled: Mountain] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of a mountain at the edge of a lake. This sketch is unfinished.

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[Untitled: Mountain] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pencil sketch of a mountain at the edge of a lake. This sketch is unfinished.

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[Lake George] - Drawing

Page from Seneca Ray Stoddard Sketchbook #3; pen sketch of a lake with mountains in the background and a round island to the left.