on title page, upper center in pen: Dear Mr. Dallmeyeren- / Accept this with my very best / wishes for [illegible] for 1896. / [illegible] / P.H. Emerson / Brother / [illegible] / Vale!; on half-titlepage, upper right in pen: No 5
Thomas Ross Dallmeyer (inventor of the first telephoto lens), 1896; (sale, Christie's, London, 1985); Harvey S. Shipley Miller and J. Randall Plummer; gift to NGA 1990.
- Art for the Nation: Gifts in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1991: p.230.