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[Rembrandt leaning on a stone sill] / Rembrandt, 1639.

[Alchemical scene showing two putti holding philosopher's stone containing image of Hermes, below which are a man and a woman kneeling before furnace where transmutation is to take place]

Guerritte, a fort or small tower of stone or wood, on the point of a bastion, or on the angles of the shoulder, to hold a sentry

A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt,

Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1793, Memorandum on Mills on Sawing Stone

[Two men struggling next to a stone lantern, upsetting a teapot]

J. H. Stone to Joel Barlow, October 20, 1803

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

Thomas Jefferson to David Stone, February 24, 1809

Senate Chamber. Hall of the House of Representatives / W.I Stone sc. Washn. D.C.

North front of the President's house / etched by W.I Stone, Washn.

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

American Theatre, in Mercer-Street, in the rear of 1 Mile Stone, Broadway. Positively the last night! Mr. Hewlett ... On Monday the 24th of March, Mr. Hewlett will be at home in the following: Part 1st--Songs ... Part 2d ... La diligence ... Par

James Madison to William S. Stone, April 30, 1824. Fragment. On verso of James Madison to James Monroe dated April 30, 1824.

Order of services, at the dedication of the New Stone Congregational Church in Quincy, November 12, 1828.

Major Genl. A. Macomb / T. Sully pinxt ; on stone Childs direx.

New Haven from the S.E. / Drawn from nature, and on stone by T.K. Wharton.

[A man sweeping pine needles that have fallen from a tree near a stone shrine]

A New method of Macarony making as practised at Boston / copied on stone by D. C. Johnston from a print published in London 1774.

The Bostons paying the excise-man or tarring & feathering / copied on stone by D. C. Johnston from a print published in London 1774.

American pheasant / from nature & on stone Childs & Inman Lithrs. 122 Walnut St.

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

John Quincy Adams, 6th president of the United States / G. Stuart, pinxt. ; on stone by W. Ball.

View of Worcester, Mass. taken from Union Hill / P. Anderson del. ; on stone by R. Cooke ; T. Moore's Lithography, Boston.

Arrangements for laying the Corner Stone of Jackson City. The stone will be held laid this day, at 12 o'clock, by the President of the United States. ... January 8th, 1836.

Ne-Sou-A Quoit, a Fox chief / painted by C.B. King ; on stone by A Newsam ; Lehman & Duval Lithrs.

James K. Polk. Governor of the state of Tennessee / from life & on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lith., Philadelphia.

The Chinese collection in the lower saloon of the new building at the corner of 9th & George Street, Philadelphia... / drawn on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval lith., Philada. ; engraved by J. & W.W. Warr.

Old Iron Sides on a lee shore The U.S. Frigate Constitution Captn. Elliott, weathering Scilly, on her return from France, with the Hon. Edward Livingston on board on the night of the [Eleventh] of May 1835 / / drawn on stone by A. Hoffy, from a painting by J. Evans ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Philad.

Martin Van Buren, President of the United States / from life & on stone by Chas. Fenderich Washn. City ; printed by P.S. Duval, Philada.

The loss of the Pennsylvania New York packet ship; the Lockwoods emigrant ship; the Saint Andrew packet ship; and the Victoria from Charleston, near Liverpool, during the hurricane [...] Jany. 7th & 8th, 1839 / painted by Samuel Walters ; drawn on stone by T. Fairland.

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.

The philosopher's stone! Gold & silver plating, by the electro-magnetic apparatus ... Alton. Printed at the Telegraph Office [1840?].

[Lucy Stone, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

U.S. Ship Pennsylvania. Charles Stewart Esq. Comr. / Drawn on stone by Charles C. Barton, U.S.N. ; Lith. & Pubd. by Lehmann & Duval Philadelphia.

O.N. Thacher, Hat, Cap & Fur Ware-House Wholesale & retail / / on stone by Jas. Queen. ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Phil.

[The battle of Bunker's Hill, June 17th 1775] / [painted by J. Trumbull ; on stone by A. Hoffy]

[Lucy Stone, half-length portrait of a woman, seated, facing front]

General Wm. H. Harrison of Tippecanoe, Fort Meigs and the Thames / on stone by James Queen, P.S. Duval, lith., Phila.

Battle of New Orleans - January 8, 1815 / desd. on the field of battle by Hthe. Laclotte ; drawn on stone by A. Hoffy ; P.S. Duval lith. Phila.

John Tyler, President of the United States, 1841. Born 29th day of March 1790 / from life on stone by Chs. Fenderich 1841.

Commodore Chs. Stewart / From life on stone by A. Newsam ; P. S. Duval lith. Phila.

David Roberts R.A. / Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen ; drawn on stone from life by C. Baugniet, London.

The Stone of Unction Holy Sepulchre March 30th 1839 / David Roberts.

Bethlehem, Pa. From the west / drawn from nature and on stone by Fr. Kilian.

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

The Rev'd James Milnor D.D. rector of St. George's Church / drawn on stone by G.B. Black from a photogenic miniature by Gurney ; printed by C. Hullmandel.

Henry Clay Copied from a daguerreotype portrait by Anthony, Edwards & Co. taken April 1844 / / on stone by F. Davignon ; lith. of Endicott.

Panoramic view of Niagara Falls, taken from the Clifton House, Canada side / [on] stone by A. Vaudricourt, from a daguerreotype by W.& F. Langenheim ; printed by F. Michelin.

French millinery, dress & flower making establishment / on stone by Jas. Queen ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Phila.

[Society of Cincinnati membership certificate] / on stone by c. Parsons, G. & W. Endicott Lith. New York.

James K. Polk, 11th president of the United States / On stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval, lith., Philada.

Andrew Jackson, 7th president of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Philada.

John Adams, 2nd President of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval Lith., Philad'a.

James Hoban, Esqr., late U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia / on stone by A. Newsam.

Pastors of the Collegiate Reformed Dutch Church / on stone by C. Parsons ; G. & W. Endicott, lith., New York.

John Adams, 2nd president of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam; P.S. Duval, lith., Philada.

Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval Lith., Philad'a.

John Q. Adams, 6th President of the United States / On stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Philada.

James Madison - 4th President of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval, lith., Philada.

James Irvin / designed by William Croome ; the portrait from a daguerreotype by [Marcus] Root & on stone by A[lbert] Newsam ; P.S. Duval, lith., Philadelphia.

Independent opposition day boat for New-York, & intermediate landings, from the pier foot of Hamilton-St ... The new & splendid steamer Alida ... Albany From the Mammoth Job Press of H. D. Stone [1847].

View of the procession in celebration of the admission of California, Oct. 19th, 1850. Crossing the Plaza of San Francisco. / Lith. of Zakreski & Hartman. On stone by Coquardon. J. Prednergast, del.

[Exterior view of stone church with 'stick style' bell tower] / Richard M. Upjohn, Architect.

Reminiscences of a fancy dress ball, in Philadelphia, February 1850 / drawn from nat: & on stone by C. Harnisch ; P.S. Duval's steam lith. Press, Philada.

Joseph N Hernandez, First Delegate to Congress from the Territory, and Brigadier General of the Militia of Florida / from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich, Washington City.

Rt. Revd. Dr. Hughes, Bishop of New York / drawn on stone by Hoffmann from a dagtype. ; printed by Nagel & Weingärtner, N.Y.

The death cry. / S. Eastman, U.S. Army del. ; executed on stone by C. Schuesele [i.e. Schussele].

Ancient Jerus̈alem, previous to its destruction by Titus / from the original painting by G. Wunderlich ; on stone by J. Queen.

[Men working in deep pit with stone wall]

[Men working with large stone blocks]

The great American steamer, General Washington, the largest boat in the world to be built and run on the new National Line, between New York and Albany / drawn on stone by C. Parsons ; invented, designed, and drawn by Darius Davison, New York.

To the citizens of Washington!!. The undersigned deems it a duty he owes to the public as well as to himself, to state that he has been proscriptively removed by Samuel Strong, the superintendent, from his situation as a stone cutter at the Capi

Albany, N.Y. / on stone by Hatch & Severyn ; J.W Hill.

[Lucy Stone, head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman, facing front]

Battle of Hermannstadt / sketched by Capt. Ed. Scheifele ; drawn on stone & lith by Schaerff & Bro. 71 Market Str. St. Louis.

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Stone and iron details]

Harrison's handkerchief extracts Apollos W. Harrison No. 10 South 7th Street Philadelphia / / Alphonse Bigot del. ; designed and drawn on stone by Alphonse Bigot.

Great attraction! Dr. James Thom, naturalist, has just arrived and is now exhibiting, on Penn. av., first door east of 7th st., his wonderful petrification of a man into stone ... [Washington, February, 1854].

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 / design and on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval Lith. Philada.

Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 1856 / from nature and on stone by J. Queen.

Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., Cal. / From nature & on stone by Kuchel & Dresel, 176 Clay St., S.F. Print by Britton & Rey.

Bridgeport Conn. and environs, from Old Mill Hill / WS ; drawn from nature & on stone by W. Stængel, 66 Cannon St. ; print of A. Weingartner's Lithy, 87 Fulton St. N.Y.

[Lucy Stone with daughter Alice Stone Blackwell, half-length studio portrait, sitting, facing front]

Major Genl. John A. Sutter / drawn on stone from daguer[r]eotype by A. Morhart N.Y.

Washington National Monument proposed height in dotted lines, 485 ft. Completed, shown by dark lines, 174 ft. Stone terrace, 25 ft. high, diameter 200 ft.

[Stone building with portico, possibly a crypt or shrine, and in the distance, tents of nomads, northwest China]

The Spanish bull-fights, illustrated from original sketches made in the plazas of Madrid, Seville, Cadiz & c. Drawn from nature and on stone by Lake Price / Lake Price, Madrid.

Union Martyrs: Berry, Jas. R. McPherson, Alex. Hayes, Ransom, Buford, J. Sedgwick, D. Russell, Geo. Stone, N. Lyon, O.M. Mitchell, E.V. Sumner, Wadsworth, Richardson, Stevens, Kearney, J.J. Reynolds [sic], and Birney

"The Boston stone." Opposite the "Marshall House" may be seen the celebrated "Boston Stone" imbedded in the wall, long an object of interest to the curious and antiquary. [186-?].

Abraham Lincoln from a portrait taken from life by Charles A. Barry, Springfield, Illinois, June 1860 / on stone by J.E. Baker ; J.H. Bufford's Lith. 313 Washington St. Boston.

Union Martyrs: Berry, Jas. R. McPherson, Alex. Hayes, Ransom, Buford, J. Sedgwick, D. Russell, Geo. Stone, N. Lyon, O.M. Mitchell, E.V. Sumner, Wadsworth, Richardson, Stevens, Kearney, J.J. Reynolds [sic], and Birney

To President Andrew Johnson. Whereas, Andrew Johnson, President of the United States ... have recently left Washington for the City of Chicago, to participate in the ceremonies of laying the corner stone of the monument to America's favorite son

Gen. Stone USA

C.P. Stone

Gen. Stone USA

Gen. John F. Miller, Col of 29th Ind. Inf. Wounded at Stone River

Hon. Wm. Henry Stone of MO

Union Martyrs: Berry, Jas. R. McPherson, Alex. Hayes, Ransom, Buford, J. Sedgwick, D. Russell, Geo. Stone, N. Lyon, O.M. Mitchell, E.V. Sumner, Wadsworth, Richardson, Stevens, Kearney, J.J. Reynolds [sic], and Birney