Gallery view

1935

Blackington, Alton H.

Judge Nelson P. Brown taking a photograph

Hanover (N.H.) - Brown, smoking a pipe by a stream, holding a camera, probably at his home in New Hampshire. Brown was a judge in the Superior Court, Essex County (Mass.), and later Supreme Court of Massachusetts

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1941

Blackington, Alton H.

Mr. Kidder, seated on a porch, aiming a shotgun

Pittsfield (N.H.) - Image of "character" identified only by last name.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1936 Sept.

Blackington, Alton H.

Thomas and Blanche Dreier, seated on a rock

Melvin Village (N.H.) - From a series of images taken of Dreier (a writer, editor, and business theorist), his wife Blanche, and people around their home, Melvin Village.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1921 Aug.

Blackington, Alton H.

James Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce, British ambassador

Williamstown (Mass.) - Portrait of Bryce, Ambassador to the U.S., while at the Institute of Politics, Williams College, which was held 1921-1932.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

Mr. Poole Elderly man with walking stick, standing near a barn

East Jaffrey (N.H.) - From a series of images of New England characters. The person in the photos is identified only as Mr. Poole, but may be Civil War veteran John W. Poole (b. ca.1846).

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1934 Aug. 4

Blackington, Alton H.

Carlo Abate, with pet dog outside his studio

Montpelier (Vt.) - Casual portrait of Vermont anarchist, stone mason, and sculptor with his collie outside his studio in front of a grave marker with carved angel.

Alton H. Blackington Collection