Wesleyana Artifact Collection > Prominent Methodists

Series I
Prominent Methodists, circa 1745-1988, undated
Boxes 1-3, 21, 25, 39-40, Oversize folder, portrait gallery

Arrangement Note

Arranged by associated person.

John Wesley: Cameos and relief images
Box Folder Content
1 95-001-001 Framed, labeled "Given to me by Rev. G. Stemper Rowe-1898, modeled by his son Leeds, terra cotta.", 1898
Box Folder Content
1 95-001-002 White, misidentified as Charles Wesley, undated
1 95-001-003 Black, undated
25b 95-001-004 White and blue, marked "Wedgwood", undated
25b 95-001-005 Gold in black frame, undated
25b 95-001-006 White and green, mounted on green velvet, undated
25b 95-001-007 White and green, unmounted duplicate of 95-001-006, undated
25b 95-001-008 Gold in wood frame, undated
25b 95-001-009 White on green in oval frame, undated
2 95-001-010 Framed, labeled "given to me by Rev. G. T. Rowe... modeled from a cloak fastener given to them by Rev. R. Green 1898.", 1898
1 95-001-011 Framed in shadowbox, image is loose, undated
John Wesley: Paintings, engravings, and other images
2 95-001-012 Painting on wooden panel, undated
2 95-001-013 Painting, illegible inscription on back, undated
39c 95-001-153 Painting, miniature on ivory, undated
2 95-001-014 Portrait, John or Charles Wesley, undated
2 95-001-015 Photograph of cameo, undated
21b 95-001-016 Photograph of cameo, undated
21c 95-001-017 Photograph of cameo, undated
2 95-001-018 Engraving, "Rev. John Wesley, MA: Late Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford", undated
2 95-001-019 Engraving, "The Revd. John Wesley. A.M." and "Drawn & engraved by T. Holloway" Note on back states that image was clipped from a literary magazine in 1792, 1792
40 95-001-175 Engraving, “The Rev’d. John Wesley, A.M.” by T. Holloway, 1791
43 06-025-001 Engraving, "The Death-Bed of Wesley" painting by Marshall Claxton, undated
43 06-025-002 Engraving, "The Revd. John Wesley, M.A., Preaching on his Father's Tombstone in Epworth Churchyard" painting by Alfred Hunt; engraved by J. B. Hunt, undated
21b 95-001-020 Engraving, small profile image, undated
3 95-001-021 Engraving, possibly autographed by John Wesley, undated
3 95-001-022 Engraving, John Wesley with James Hamilton, M.D., and Rev. Joseph Cole inscribed "Eighty-seven years have I sojourned on this earth endeavoring to do good...", 1790
3 95-001-023 Engraving, identical to 95-001-022, inscribed "Ninety four years have I sojourned upon this earth endeavouring to do good" [sic, Wesley died at age 87], undated
40 95-001-164 Engraving, identical to 95-001-022, John Wesley with James Hamilton, M.D., and Rev. Joseph Cole inscribed, “Eighty-seven years have I sojourned on this earth endeavoring to do good …”, 1790
portrait gallery 95-001-193 Engraving, identical to 95-001-022, John Wesley with James Hamilton, M.D., and Rev. Joseph Cole inscribed, “Eighty-seven years have I sojourned on this earth endeavouring to do good …”, 1790
40 95-001-165 Engraving, profile with inscription, “88 Years have I travelled [sic] on this Earth endeavouring to do good”, undated
3 95-001-024 Engraving, illegible inscription on back, 1791
3 95-001-025 Engraving, illegible inscription on back, undated
25a 95-001-026 Wooden plaque with profile image, undated
40 95-001-155 Photograph of profile on ivory, 1789
40 95-001-156 Photograph of oil portrait, undated
40 95-001-157 Photograph of bust, undated
43 88-131-001 Profile in oil by Henry Edridge, ca. 1790
40 95-001-158 Photograph of profile in oil, close-up, undated
40 95-001-159 Photograph of profile in oil, with frame, undated
40 95-001-160 Print, photograph of profile in oil, undated
40 95-001-161 Photograph of portrait, undated
40 95-001-162 Photograph of published portrait, 1779
40 95-001-163 Print, portrait in oil displayed in Trust Company of Georgia building, 1942
40 95-001-166 Engraving, “John Wesley, M.A. Fellow at Lincoln College, Oxford”, 1745
40 95-001-167 Engraving, “The Rev’d. Mr. John Wesley, M.A. Fellow of Lincoln Colledge [sic], Oxford”, undated
40 95-001-168 Engraving, identical to 95-001-167, “The Rev’d. Mr. John Wesley, M.A. Fellow of Lincoln Colledge [sic], Oxford”, undated
40 95-001-169 Engraving, “John Wesley, A.M.” by William Bromley, 1791
40 95-001-170 Engraving, “The Rev’d. John Wesley, M.A. Aged 85”, 1788
40 95-001-171 Engraving, “John Wesley” by A.H. Ritchie, undated
40 95-001-173 Engraving, identical to 95-001-171, “John Wesley” by A.H. Ritchie, 1791
40 95-001-172 Engraving, “From the portrait by Romney in 1789 when Mr. Wesley was eighty-five years of age”, 1789
40 95-001-174 Engraving, “John Wesley, M.A. Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford” after an engraving by George Vertue, undated
40 95-001-176 Engraving, “John Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-177 Engraving, identical to 95-001-176, “John Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-178 Engraving, “Rev’d. John Wesley, M.A. AEtatis 87”, undated
40 95-001-179 Engraving, “Rev’d. John Wesley Drawn by H. Edridge – Engraved by R. Page”, 1823
40 95-001-180 Engraving of profile relief, undated
40 95-001-181 Engraving, “John Wesley A.M.” by J. Rogers, 1828
40 95-001-182 Engraving of profile relief on the cover of “The Ladies Repository”, 1850
40 95-001-183 Set of 13 engraved cards with scenes from the life and death of John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-184 Engraving, “Rev’d. J. Wesley A.M. Lying in State, City Road Chapel. London”, 1791
40 95-001-185 Sepia drawing, “The Death of Rev’d. John Wesley” by Richard Westall, R.A.”, undated
40 95-001-186 Engraving, “Wesley’s Escape from Fire”, undated
portrait gallery 95-001-194 Lithograph of painting by Henry Perlee Parker, “Providential Deliverance of John Wesley from Fire, Feb. 9, 1709”, 1840
portrait gallery 95-001-195 Photograph of engraving of John Wesley by Bland, 1899
portrait gallery 95-001-196 Engraving, “The Rev’d. John Wesley, A.M.”, undated
portrait gallery 95-001-197 Print, “John Wesley preaching from the steps of a Market Cross”, 1909
40 95-001-252 Small reprint of “John Wesley preaching at a Market Cross”, undated
portrait gallery 95-001-198 Framed illustrations from the book, “John Wesley and his World”, 1978
portrait gallery 95-001-199 Painting in watercolor of John Wesley statue in Savannah square, undated
oversize folder 95-001-200 Engraving, John Wesley preaching, undated
40 95-001-187 Engraving, “The John Wesley Missionary Ship”, undated
40 95-001-188 Engraving, “The Birth-Place of the Rev. John Wesley, Epworth, Lincolnshire”, undated
40 95-001-189 Postcard, “Wesley’s Chapel showing his pulpit”, 1933
40 95-001-190 Postcard of Epworth Rectory, undated
40 95-001-191 Postcard of Epworth Rectory, undated
40 95-001-192 Photograph of Epworth Rectory, 1889
John Wesley: Busts
21b 95-001-027 Bust of John Wesley, undated
21b 95-001-028 Painted bust of John Wesley, undated
4 95-001-029 Painted bust of John Wesley, undated
5 95-001-030 Painted bust of John Wesley, undated
6 95-001-031 Bust of John Wesley, undated
7 95-001-032 Bust of John Wesley, undated
8 95-001-033 Bust of John Wesley, undated
9 95-001-034 Bust of John Wesley, undated
10 95-001-035 Bust of John Wesley, undated
11 95-001-036 Painted bust of John Wesley, undated
12 95-001-037 Bust of John Wesley, undated
13 95-001-038 Bust of John Wesley, undated
13 95-001-039 Bust of John Wesley, labeled "W.H. Goss, maker", 1881
14 95-001-041 Bust of John Wesley, inscribed "The Rev. John Wesley, M.A... sat for this bust to the late Enoch Wood, Esq. Burslem 1781...", 1781[?]
15 95-001-042 Metal bust of John Wesley, signed Sir Keon, undated
16 95-001-043 Large bust of John Wesley after a bust by Louis-François Roubiliac, undated
24c 95-001-044 Bust of John Wesley, undated
21d 95-001-045 Wood bust of John Wesley, inscribed "Centenary 1839", 1839
42 95-001-260 Wood bust of John Wesley, inscribed "Centenary 1839", undated
John Wesley: Figurines
17 95-001-046 Figurine of John Wesley flanked by two angels, undated
18 95-001-047 Figurine of John Wesley in the pulpit flanked by two angels, undated
19 95-001-048 Figurine of John Wesley in the pulpit flanked by two angels, undated
20 95-001-049 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
20 95-001-050 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
25c 95-001-051 Figurine of John Wesley marked "E.M. 1879", 1879
25c 95-001-052 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
25c 95-001-053 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
25c 95-001-054 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
21b 95-001-055 Figurine of John Wesley, undated
John Wesley: Plaques
21b 95-001-056 Round medallion or plaque with image of John Wesley, undated
21d 95-001-057 Plaque with image of John Wesley, undated
21d 95-001-058 Plaque with image of John Wesley, undated
21d 95-001-059 Plaque with image of John Wesley, undated
21d 95-001-060 Wedgwood medallion with image of John Wesley, undated
39 15-001-001 Methodist Wesleyan Centenary Medallion, 1839
26 95-001-061 Plaque commemorating establishment of Wesleyan Methodist Societies, undated
26 95-001-062 Plaque inscribed "John Wesley, M.A. aged 87" Inscription on back "H.B." and "1832", 1832
26 95-001-063 Plaque inscribed "John Wesley, M.A. aged 87", undated
26 95-001-064 Plaque inscribed "John Wesley, M.A. aged 87", undated
John Wesley: Plates
23b 95-001-065 Plate with image of John Wesley. Inscription on back "Tunstall Wesleyan Sunday School Incorporated 1799." RESTRICTED access because of damage, undated
23b 95-001-066 Duplicate of item 95-001-065, also RESTRICTED, undated
23b 95-001-067 Plate, front inscription "John Wesley M.A. Born at Epworth June 17th 1703 died in London March 2nd 1791," rear inscription "Centenary." RESTRICTED access because of damage, undated
27 95-001-068 Plate with image of John Wesley, rear labeled "Wesley's centenary", undated
27 95-001-069 Plate with image of John Wesley, undated
27 95-001-070 Plate with image of John Wesley, labeled centenary, undated
27 95-001-071 Bowl identical to 95-001-070, undated
John Wesley: Other ceramics
23b 95-001-072 Mug inscribed "John Wesley MA born at Epworth June 17 1703 Died in London March 2 1791", undated
23a 95-001-073 Mug commemorating centenary of Methodism October 28, 1839, 1839
23a 95-001-074 Small pitcher with image of John Wesley and Centenary Hall, 1839
23a 95-001-075 Pitcher with image of John Wesley flanked by Hope and Charity; inscription "JEHOVAH reigns let Saints..." [inscription has faded and is almost illegible], undated
28 95-001-076 Pitcher with image of John Wesley at 87 and inscription "Hymn 12: Come ye that love the Lord....", undated
23a 95-001-077 Teacup inscribed "John Wesley, M.A. Born..." and "Centenary Hall and Mission House, London", undated
22c 95-001-078 Teapot with image of John Wesley, inscription "John Wesley, M.A. aged 83 1785" [sic] and "Let your Conversation be as becometh the Gospel of CHRIST", undated
22c 95-001-079 Teapot, similar to item 95-001-078, undated
John Wesley: Other artifacts
22c 95-001-080 Mug with image of John Wesley and inscription "New Kingswood School Lansdown Bath", undated
21d 95-001-081 Medal with image of John Wesley commemorating centennial of his death, 1891
21c 95-001-082 Medal with image of John Wesley commemorating centennial of his death, 1891
21c 95-001-083 Medal with image of John Wesley commemorating Methodist centennial 1839. Inscription very worn and illegible, 1839
21c 95-001-084 Medal commemorating "The ninety-third conference of the Wesleyan Methodists..." with image of John Wesley, circa 1929
39b 95-001-201 Medal, identical to 95-001-084, commemorating “The ninety-third conference of the Wesleyan Methodists …” with image of John Wesley, circa 1929
39a 95-001-240 Medal with image of John and Charles Wesley commemorating centenary of the formation of the Wesleyan Methodist Society, 1839
22b 95-001-085 Framed medal marked "Seal of the Methodist-Conference" with image of John Wesley. Handwritten note is attached to back of frame, circa 1820
21c 95-001-086 Button with image of John Wesley and inscription "Bicentennial Savannah, GA., June, 1903", 1903
21c 95-001-087 Oval medal with image of John Wesley, undated
21c 95-001-088 Watch fob with image of John Wesley, marked Wedgwood, undated
v21c 95-001-089 Watch fob, metal, undated
21c 95-001-090 Metal pendant[?], cut from round medal, illegible writing where object was cut, undated
29 95-001-091 Metal bookend or doorstop with image of John Wesley, undated
30 95-001-092 Metal box attributed to belong to John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-259 Letter found in metal box, item 95-001-092, that details provenance of box, 1851 Mar 18
22c 95-001-093 Christening robe sleeve attributed to be John Wesley's, undated
21a 95-001-094 Drapery attributed to be from John Wesley's bed, undated
40 95-001-204 Advertisement for engraved mezzotint by H. Macbeth-Raeburn, R.A. of portrait of John Wesley by Frank O. Salisbury, undated
40 95-001-205 Photograph of letter from John Wesley to George Whitfield, 1785
40 95-001-206 Envelope commemorating the 250th anniversary of the conversion of John Wesley, 1988
40 95-001-207 Broadside, “Grain of Mustard Seed: A Letter to the Rev. Mr. John Wesley at Founding the Benevolent or Strangers’ Friend Society”, 1785
40 95-001-218 Unknown periodical, v. 126, collection of essays and poems about John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-219 Journal, “Schweizer Evangelist,” no. 24, “John Wesley, 1703-1791: Sondernummer des Schweizer Evangelist zum 250. Geburtstag des Begründers des Methodismus” issue, 1953
40 95-001-220 Tract, “New Biographical Series – No. 6, John Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-221 Journal, “The Bible in the World: A Monthly Record of the Work of the British and Foreign Bible Society”, 1938 Nov
40 95-001-227 Catalog, “Sale of Wesleyana: Catalogue of Wesleyan Books and Methodist Literature for the Libraries of the late Revs. George Osborn, D.D. and W. H. Gregory”, undated
40 95-001-228 Catalog, “A Small but Choice Collection of Tracts and Autographs by John Wesley and Other Wesleyana: An Important Collection Offered at the Affixed Net Prices by Charles F. Heartman, The Book Farm, Hattiesburg, Miss.”, undated
40 95-001-229 Catalog, identical to 95-001-228, “A Small but Choice Collection of Tracts and Autographs by John Wesley and Other Wesleyana: An Important Collection Offered at the Affixed Net Prices by Charles F. Heartman, The Book Farm, Hattiesburg, Miss.”, undated
40 95-001-236 Catalog of R. Thursfield Smith’s private Methodist collection, undated
40 95-001-230 Scrapbook of articles about John Wesley, 1903
40 95-001-231 Schedule of worship services in the Maidstone Circuit, 1859 Jan-Apr
40 95-001-222 Photocopy of article, “The Art Treasures of the Wesleyans,” from v. 14, no. 175 of “London Opinion”, 1907
40 95-001-223 Tract, “The Wesleyan Centenary Picture”, 1840 Mar
40 95-001-224 Broadside, obituary of John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-225 Transcript, “John Wesley: A Lecture by Rev. Canon Overton, M.A., Rector of Epworth, Delivered at Davos Platz, Switzerland, 1897 Aug
41 95-001-226 Newspaper, “The Methodist Recorder,” v. 31, no. 1732, “Wesley Centenary Number”, 1891 Mar
40 95-001-208 Poem, “In Memory of John Wesley: A Parody,” by unknown author for the “Public Advertiser”, 1791
Charles Wesley
31 95-001-095 Engraving of Charles Wesley, possibly autographed by John Wesley, undated
31 95-001-096 Engraving of Charles Wesley, undated
22a 95-001-097 Engraving of Charles Wesley, undated
31 95-001-098 Oil painting of Charles Wesley by F. J. Jabson, 1876
31 95-001-099 Bookmark with image of Charles Wesley, supposedly belonged to John Wesley, undated
31 95-001-100 Statement concerning authenticity of item 95-001-099, 1931
22b 95-001-101 Medal commemorating Centenary of Wesleyan Methodism with image of Charles Wesley, 1839
39b 95-001-202 Medal, identical to 95-001-101, commemorating centenary of Wesleyan Methodism with image of Charles Wesley, 1839
22b 95-001-102 Framed gold medallion with image of Charles Wesley, undated
39b 95-001-103 Baby cap attributed to be Charles Wesley's, undated
40 95-001-209 Engraving, “C. Wesley: The Poet of Methodism”, undated
40 95-001-232 Postcard of portrait of Charles Wesley by Frank Salisbury, undated
Other Wesleys
22b 95-001-104 Portrait of Samuel Wesley (1662-1735), undated
40 95-001-210 Engraving, “Samuel Wesley: Father of the Wesleys”, undated
31 95-001-105 Engraving of Samuel Wesley (1691-1739), possibly signed by John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-211 Engraving, “Samuel Wesley [Aged Nineteen]”, undated
40 95-001-212 Engraving, identical to 95-001-211, “Samuel Wesley [Aged Nineteen]”, undated
31 95-001-106 Portrait of Sarah Wesley, undated
40 95-001-214 Engraving, “Mrs. Sarah Wesley, Widow of the late Rev. Charles Wesley …”, undated
21c 95-001-107 Portrait, possibly of Susanna Wesley, undated
40 95-001-213 Engraving, “S[usannah] Wesley: Mother of the Rev’d. John Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-215 Engraving, “Mrs. Susannah Wesley: Mother of John Wesley, undated
40 95-001-216 Engraving, “Mrs. Susanna Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-217 Engraving, identical to 95-001-216, “Mrs. Susanna Wesley”, undated
40 95-001-233 Postcard of portrait of Susanna Wesley by Frank O. Salisbury, undated
32 95-001-108 Wax seals belonging to Wesley family or with images of Wesley family members, undated
Francis Asbury
32 95-001-109 Wood labeled "Piece of Bishop Asbury's first coffin", undated
32 95-001-110 Spoon attributed to be Francis Asbury's medicine spoon, undated
21c 95-001-111 Watch fob attributed to belong to Francis Asbury, undated
24b 95-001-112 Nails attributed to be from the first Georgia Methodist church in which Asbury held conference, undated
34 95-001-113 Commemorative plate inscribed "Arrival of Francis Asbury in America 1771-1971" with image of Francis Asbury, 1971
34 95-001-114 Commemorative plate inscribed "Arrival of Francis Albury in America 1771-1971" with image of Asbury monument in Washington, D.C., 1971
39b 95-001-154 Coin with image of Asbury and Bishop Pierce commemorating M.E.C., S. Centenary 1884, 1884
portrait gallery 95-001-203 Engraving of Rev. Francis Asbury by B. Tanner from a painting by J. Paradise, circa 1814
40 95-001-234 Postcard of portrait of Francis Asbury by Frank O. Salisbury, undated
39a 95-001-238 Medal with image of Francis Asbury commemorating bicentennial of his arrival in America, 1971
39a 95-001-239 Medal, identical to 95-001-238, with image of Francis Asbury commemorating bicentennial of his arrival in America, 1971
39a 2015-043 Medal, identical to 95-001-238, with image of Francis Asbury commemorating bicentennial of his arrival in America, 1971
44 95-001-261 Bust of Francis Asbury, undated
Thomas Coke
40 95-001-235 Postcard of portrait of Thomas Coke by Frank O. Salisbury, undated
40 95-001-237 Photograph of scene on Edisto Island where Thomas Coke and William Hammet were shipwrecked en route to 1791 annual conference in Charleston, SC. From a painting by W. A. Walker, undated
Peter Doub
32 95-001-115 Framed certificates of ordination (deacon, 27 February 1820 and elder, 24 March 1822) Signed and sealed by Bishop Enoch George, Richmond, Virginia, 1820, 1822
John Fletcher
22b 95-001-116 Framed gold medallion, undated
22b 95-001-117 Engraving in oval wood frame, undated
41 95-001-241 Print of portrait of John Fletcher, circa 1810
41 95-001-242 Print of portrait of Mary Fletcher, widow of John Fletcher, circa 1810
William McKendree
portrait gallery 95-001-258 Framed engraved portrait, 1814
George Foster Pierce
portrait gallery 95-001-256 Framed portrait painted in oil, undated
portrait gallery 95-001-257 Framed engraved portrait of Pierce with his father, Lovick Pierce, undated
George Whitfield
33 95-001-118 Bust, undated
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