President Chester A. Arthur preparing to go fishing on the Potomac River, as pictured in a large photograph, 7 1/2 x 9 1/8 inches, mounted on cardstock; Arthur, with a male companion, is seat in the bow of a docked launch on the river, his guides with two canoes in the foreground, large houses along the opposite shore line in the background.
[Washington, DC: Mathew Brady or an assistant], nd. [ca. 1890]. For a similar photograph, see plate 411 in Mathew Brady, Historian with a Camera by James Horan (NY, 1955). "Copyright Secured" in image, slightly faded in places, but very good. Item #46773