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The dissolution of P[arliamen]t

The wise men of Gotham and their goose

A view in America in 1778 / MD sc.

La folie des deux partis, où vue politique de l'etat et de la nation Anglaise, avec les senateurs en personnes

Englisch printet

[Samuel Morris, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[William Charles Cole Claiborne, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Lewis Robert Morris, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Jonathan Dayton, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[James Machir, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[David Holmes, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Samuel Smith, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Nathan Read, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile]

[John Dennis, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Thomas Lowndes, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[George Michael Bedinger, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

Henry Clay / Childs & Inman Lith.

Henry Clay, late Speaker of the United States House of Representatives; the advocate of South American independence / painted by Charles King ; engraved by Peter Maverick, New York.

Col. Richard M. Johnson, of Kentucky / Hoffay ; A.A. Hoffay, pinxt. & lithog. ; printed by Dorival.

Nathaniel P. Tallmadge. Senator from New-York / from life & on stone by Chas. Fenderich, Washington City ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lithr., Philada.

A. Mouton. Senator from Louisiana / from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lith., Philada.

Henry Clay / painted by G. Linen ; engraved by J. Sartain. Philada.

Henry Clay / painted by J.W. Dodge 1843 ; engd. on steel by H.S. Sadd, N.Y.

Hen. A. Muhlenberg / drawn from life & on stone by A.C. Smith.

Henry Clay / painted by James Wise ; engraved by J. Sartain.

Mike Walsh. The people's champion and leader of the yound or progressive democracy, nominated by the Democratic Party in Tammany Hall and elected to the New York legislature in Nov. 1846 / J. Penniman, 1847 ; lith. of G. Snyder 122 Fulton St. N.Y.

[John Griffin Carlisle, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Chamber of Representatives (Washington) / C.R., DEL, John Poppel, SC.

[James Cameron Allen, Democrat congressman from Illinois, full-length portrait, standing, facing front]

Henry Clay / engraved by J. Sartain from original drawings and daguerreotypes.

Scene in the House of Representatives - Contest for the election of speaker

Congressional row, in the U. S. House of Representatives, midnight of Friday, February 5th, 1858

United States Senate / M. B. Brady.

Brady's political photography

[Benjamin Harrison or a senator named C. D.]

House of Representatives, XXXVI Congress, U.S., 1860 / M. B. Brady.

Beauties of the franking priviledge / F.B.

[Henry Laurens Dawes, senator of Mass., three-quarters length portrait, seated, facing right]

Mistress Columbia, who has been taking a nap, suddenly wakes up and calls her noisy scholars to order / J.M.L.

Key to House of Representatives, XXXVI Congress, U.S., 1860

Union / painted by T.H. Matteson ; engraved by H.S. Sadd.

House of Representatives, thirty-eighth Congress - 1864-'65

[Representative Joseph G. Cannon]

No accommodations!

Brig. Gen. Albert J. Myer, Chief Signal Officer, USA / Brady, Washington, D.C.

Key to Powell & Co's. photographs of Abraham Lincoln, Hannibal Hamlin and the Senators and Representatives who voted "aye" on the resolution ... to amend the constitution of the United States so as to prohibit slavery Passed in Senate, April 8, 1864. Passed in House of Representatives, Jan. 31, 1865.

[Brig. Gen. Albert J. Myer, Chief Signal Officer, USA, head-and-shoulders portrait, in uniform]

Hon. Norman B. Judd, Representative from Illinois / Engd. by G.E. Perine.

The ladies' gallery in the Senate chamber, Washington, D.C. The gentlemen's gallery in the Senate chamber, Washington, D.C. / / Bgms [or Brgms], from a sketch by E. Jump.

Impeachment - Thaddeus Stevens and John A. Bingham before the Senate / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.

Troubles of member of Congress

"Time works wonders." Iago. (Jeff Davis) "For that I do suspect the lusty moor hath leap'd into my seat : the thought whereof doth like a poisonous mineral gnaw my inwards." -- Othello / Th. Nast.

[Robert Charles Winthrop, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

Washington, D.C.--the inauguration--scene in the Senate chamber at the Capitol--swearing in the vice-president / from a sketch by James E. Taylor.

Wash., D.C., 1874. House of Representatives, U. S., 43rd Congress. Taken on the east portice, House wing of Capitol, February 20

Colored rule in a reconstructed(?) state / Th. Nast.

A new thump of the gavel A scene in the House of Representatives ; The various "little games" illustrated ; Columbia enters the pandemonium and attempts to restore order ; Something for Americans and their representatives to study over / / J.A. Wales.

[Charles H. Adams, Republican Congressman from New York, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Brady & Handy Photo, Washington, D.C.

[William B. Anderson, Independent Congressman from Illinois, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / Brady & Handy photograph, Washington, D.C.

Grant's last outrage in Louisiana / J. Keppler.

That salary grab--"You took it"

South Carolina--The November election--The dead-lock in the state legislature at Columbia / from sketches by Harry Ogden.

[Jonathan Chace, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[William Aldrich, Republican Congressman from Illinois, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Brady.

Pugsley, Ohio

Senator Peffer's vs. Supreme Court

Garfield's bond of friendship for the unfriendly senators / SC.

A summer smoke-cloud / J. Keppler.

Another bombardment - the newspaper fleet firing on the Bedouins in Washington / Gillam.

A free feast for the congressional colored boys - they are all after a slice / F. Opper.

Congressional cracksmen / J. Keppler.

Congressional contempt / F. Opper.

A dreadful attack of "presidential fever" in the U.S. Senate / F. Opper.

He missed the chair, but he has the floor / Gillam.

Our congressman / J. Keppler.

Rip Van Winkle's return / Gillam.

The knight of the wind-bag enters the senatorial field / Gillam.

Strange, but true / F. Opper.

"Whitelaw Reid refuses to accept the New York senatorship" / Gillam.

"It costs money to fix things" --C.P. Huntington / F. Opper.

[James Gillespie Blaine, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front]

An artist's rambles in Washington - No. 3: the Senate lobby and the floor of the House / from sketches by a staff artist.

[John Mills Allen, Democrat congressman from Mississippi, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left]

The bugaboo of congress / Gillam.

The same old train-wrecker / Gillam.

The Irish members in their seats in the House of Parliament, 1886

William Abernathy Cummings, Cummings Park, Custer County, Nebraska.

Omer Madison Kem sod house Broken Bow, Nebraska

50th Congress Ohio delegation / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

50th Congress Iowa delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

George Greenwalt, Weissert, Nebraska, Custer County, Nebraska.

50th Congress Michigan delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

50th Congress Illinois delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

[William Allen, Republican Congressman from Michigan, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Brady & Handy Photo, Washington, D.C.

50th Congress South Carolina delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

Senator Ottun and Family, Round Valley, Custer Count, Nebraska.

50th Congress West Virginia Delegation

[California delegates to 50th Congress; head-and-shoulders portraits of T.L. Thompson, Marion Biggs, Joseph McKenna, George Hearst, Leland Stanford, William W. Morrow, Charles N. Felton, and William Vandever]

50th Congress U.S. Territorial delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.

50th Congress Louisiana delegates / Brady & Handy Photo Wash D.C.