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Frank F. Gibson, 1305 Linden St. Western Union Telegraph Co. Messenger No. 7. 14 years of age. 1 year in service. Visits houses of prostitution. Guides soldiers to segregated district. Smokes. Still at school and works from 8:30 P.M. to 12:30 A.M. Investigator, Edward F. Brown. Location: Wilmington, Delaware / Photo by Louis [i.e. Lewis] W. Hine, May, 1910.

This is a draft of a parcell [i.e. parcel] of salt meadow together with severall [i.e. several] hummuks [i.e. hummocks] of upland therein contained lying in the township of Westerly belonging to Mr. William Champlin : measured and drafted this 17th day of September 1717 for M[r.] Daniell [i.e. Daniel] Brown.

Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red Hook together with part of the Bay and soundings, shewing the position they bear to each other and to New York, September 18th. 1766. By order of His Excellency Major General Gage, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islands, with Paulus and Red Hook together with part of the bay and soundings shewing the position they bear to each ether [sic] and to New York.

Bernis Brown, October 5, 1777, Account for Guarding British Prisoners

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown Cutting, August 6, 1788

John Brown Cutting to Thomas Jefferson, August 8, 1788

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown Cutting, September 4, 1788

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown Cutting, July 8, 1788

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown Cutting, September 24, 1788

Baptism of Edward I / M. Brown Jr.

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, October 29, 1790

Unknown to William Brown, March 28, 1790, Extract

Thomas Jefferson to William Brown, June 13, 1790

Thomas Jefferson to William Brown, January 11, 1791

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, November 4, 1792

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, November 15, 1792

... A act concerning the claim of John Brown Cutting against the United States. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs and John Swaine, 1792.].

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, May 23, 1793, Mutilated

James Munro, Jr. to Brown, Benson, and Ives, February 23, 1793

James Brown to Thomas Jefferson, April 1793, Extract

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, December 8, 1793

Thomas Jefferson to Brown, Benson, and Ives, April 5, 1793

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown, April 5, 1797

Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Brown, March 25, 1798

Thomas Jefferson to Morgan Brown, January 16, 1800

Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Brown, May 10, 1800

Thomas Jefferson to Charles Brockden Brown, January 15, 1800

Thomas Jefferson to Daniel Brown, et al, January 1, 1802

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown, August 14, 1802

Thomas Jefferson to John Brown, March 21, 1803

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, December 1, 1804

Thomas Jefferson to James Brown, July 9, 1806

Sale at auction [Woodcut] on Friday the 2nd day of October next, will be sold without reserve, at the lumber house lately occupied by Messers. Wm. Mackenzie & Co. on the cross street leading to Shockoe warehouse ... Taylor & Brown, V. M's. [Rich

To David Stone and Peter Brown, Esq. : this first actual survey of the state of North Carolina taken by the subscribers is respectfully dedicated /

Appointment of Joseph Brown as census taker

Samuel Brown to Thomas Jefferson, October 1, 1812

Bloody battle near Niagara [Cut] The United States' army, commanded by Major Jacob Brown, victorious over the British forces, under the command of Major General Riall; "The action commenced on the 25th July, at 5 o'clock P.M. and continued witho

William Brown to John Nicoll, September 16, 1814

[William Pitt, head-and-shoulders portrait, in disc superimposed over flag with owl, ship (Nelson), rock with sword, pike, and laurel crown, and tower on rock] / W.M. Craig, del. ; T. Brown, sculp.

James Brown to Daniel Hughes, March 7, 1815

Alexander James Dallas to Jacob Brown, May 22, 1815

Jacob Brown to Alexander James Dallas, June 21, 1815

The death of General Ross, near Baltimore, as soon as he perceived that he was wounded he fell into the arms of a brother officer / G.M. Brighty del. ; Brown sculp.

The death of General Ross, near Baltimore, as soon as he perceived that he was wounded he fell into the arms of a brother officer / G.M. Brighty del. ; Brown sculp.

James Brown to William H. Crawford, April 23, 1816.

Major Genl. Brown U.S. Army / J. Wood pinx. ; Gimbrede sc.

Christopher Vandeventer to I. Brown, November 22, 1819

George Brown to Andrew Jackson, January 19, 1824

The philosophy of mind according to Thomas Brown, M. D ... Transylvania University January, 1826. [Lexington, Ky.] T. Smith, printer [1826].

James Madison to Edmund Brown, April 1, 1827.

Andrew Jackson to Brown & Baymore

Capitol of the United States, Washington / drawn by H. Brown ; engraved and printed by Fenner Sears & Co.

Humming birds / from life & on stone by M.E.D. Brown ; his lith. No. 5 Library St. Phila.

Jacob Brown / painted by J.W. Jarvis ; eng. by A.B. Durand from copy by James Herring.

Richard Brown

March 23d, 1843. Dear Sir. The importance of the pending election to the peace and prosperity of this State, is our best apology for thus addressing you ... Signed. John Brown Francis [and 10 others].

Joel Roberts Poinsett / From life by Wm. H. Brown.

Brown's paintings, at the Odd-fellows' hall, on Monday night, Tuesday, and Tuesday night only, Sept. 27 and 28, 1847 ... [Washington, D. C. 1847].

U.S. mail steam ship Pacific: Collins line, builders, hull by Brown & Bell N.Y. engines by Allaire Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship, Atlantic: Collins line. builders, hull by Wm. H. Brown N.Y.--engines, by Stillman Allen & Co. Novelty Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship Baltic: Collins line. builders, hull by Brown & Bell N.Y. engines by Allaire Works N.Y.

[Statue of DeWitt Clinton by Henry K. Brown]

Trust sale at Front Royal, on Saturday the 27th of December 1851, of house and lots, slaves and household and kitchen furniture. By virtue of a deed of trust from William Cook bearing date November 19, 1851 ... Winchester, Va. Harvey Brown Cheap

The Love Star Schottisch by Francis Brown

Representation of the Sand Key Light House, Florida / S.E. Brown.

Hon. Albert G. Brown of Miss.

Hon. John Young Brown of Ky

$200 reward. Ranaway from the subscriber, living near Queen Anne, Prince George's country, Md., on the 17th of November, 1855, negro man Bill Brown ... Wm. W. Elliot. Nov. 28, 1855.

Lieutenant General Sir George Brown, G.C.B., K.H.

Col. Brown, U.S.A.

Hon. John Young Brown of Ky

Col. Brown, U.S.A.

Hon. B.G. Brown

Hon. Benj. G. Brown, MO.

Hon. Albert G. Brown of Miss.

First landing of Americans in Japan, under Commodore M.C. Perry at Gore-Hama July 14th 1853 / W. Heine del. ; E. Brown Jr. direxit. ; lith. of Sarony & Co. N.Y.

Hon. B.G. Brown

Col. Brown, U.S.A.

Col. Brown, U.S.A.

Captain Brown, 4th Light Dragoons & servant, winter dress

Hon. Albert G. Brown of Miss.

View of Hong Kong from East Point / from nature by Heine, figures by Brown ; lith. of Sarony & Co., New York.

Chief interpreter Moryamo Yenoski and Tako Juro interpreter / dag. by E. Brown, Jr. ; T. Sinclair's lith., Phila.

Ancient castle of Na-Ga-Gus-Ko, Lew Chew / from nature by Heine ; figures by Brown ; T. Sinclair's Lith., Phila.

Japanese women, Simoda / dag. by E. Brown, Jr. ; T. Sinclair's lith., Phila.

Abraham Lincoln to James N. Brown, Monday, October 18, 1858 (Slavery)

John Brown ascending the scaffold preparatory to being hanged / from a sketch by our special artist.

[John Brown, three-quarter length portrait, facing left, holding New York Tribune]

Robert Brown, 1773-1858

House in which John Brown's pikes were found

[Portrait of John Brown]

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party - Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages

George M. Patchen, Brown Dick and Millers Dansel: in their splendid trotting contest for a purse of $500 - over the Union Course L.I. July 7th 1859

Old John Brown's residence, Kennedy farm, Maryland

[Albert G. Brown, Senator from Mississippi, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

Trial of Ossawattamie [sic] Brown View of the court-room during the trial, with accurate portraits of the presiding judge, the twelve ... men, the counsel for the prisoner and prosecution, and Brown, as he reclined on his couch / / from a drawing taken by our special artist.

[Front page of Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper with picture of John Brown]

Address of John Brown to the Virginia Court, when about to receive the sentence of death, for his heroic attempt at Harper's Ferry to give deliverance to the captives, and to let the oppressed go free ... Boston. Printed by C. C. Mead, 91 Washin

John Brown riding on his coffin to the place of execution [Charlestown, W. Va.]

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