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[Diagram from the Art of shooting in great ordnaunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Title page from the Art of shooting in great ordnaunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Page from The Art of shooting in great ordnaunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Page 9 from The Art of shooting in great ordnaunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Page 26 from the Art of shooting in great ordnaunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Page showing two numbered diagrams from the Art of shooting in great ordanunce... written by William Bourne. Imprinted at London for Thomas Woodcocke, 1587]

[Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford, half-length portrait, facing right]

Dr. Thomas Dalenus...

The true maner [sic] of the execution of Thomas Earle of Strafford, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, upon Towerhill, the 12th of May 1641 / W.H.

The London Gazette: Published by authority. From Thursday February 5th to Monday February 9th 1684 … Printed by Thomas Newcomb in the Savoy 1684. And Reprinted at Boston in New-England by Samuel Green, 1685.

By His Excellency Edward Lord Cornbury, His Majesty's Capt. General and Governour in chief of the Province of New York ... A proclamation. Whereas I am credibly informed that Thomas Weaver Esq ... hath by many fraudulent and indirect practices,

An elegy in memory of the worshipful Major Thomas Leonard Esq. Of Taunton in New-England: who departed this life on the 24th day of November, AnnoDomini, 1713. In the 73d year of his age. [Boston. Printed by B. Green? 1713].

Self-portrait, half-length, holding palette in left hand, brush in right Worlidge

Thomas Jefferson, 1732-86, Notes on Georgia History and Boundaries

A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands belonging to the Rt. Honourable Thomas Lord Fairfax Baron Cameron, bounded by & within the Bay of Chesapoyocke and between the rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack: With the courses of the rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack, in Virginia, as surveyed according to order in the years 1736 & 1737.

By His Excellency, Thomas Pownall, Esq; Captain-general and governor in chief, in and over His Majesty’s province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England. &c. &c. a proclamation for proroguing the general court … unto Wednesday the second day of

Amérique septentrionale, suivant les nouvelles découvertes, augmenté des collonies qui sont derrière la Virginie et cour de l'Ohio. Traduit de l'anglois d'apres Thos. Gefferys géographe du Prince de Galle, et divisée suivant les pretendues pretentions des Anglois, sans néantmoins entendre, que ce la tire à concequence, en 1757.

To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true & absolute proprietaries & Governours of the Province of Pennsylvania & counties of New-Castle, Kent & Sussex on Delaware this map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsylvania. /

Thomas Jefferson, 1762, Notes on Church Laws

Thomas Jefferson, 1762, Early Law Notes

Thomas Jefferson, 1762, Table of Runic and Gothic Alphabets

Illustrissimo ac sublimi virtute, optimaque eruditione, ornatissimo viro Francisco Bernardo, armigero, provinciae Massachusettensis gubernatori, marisque contermini vice-admirallo insignissimo honoratissimo Thomas Hutchinsono, armigero, provinci

Thomas Jefferson, 1767-73, Opinion on Mrs. Philemon Snell Law Case Regarding Rawser Spicer Estate

A south east view of the city of New York, in North America Vue de sud est de la ville de New York, dans l'Amerique Septentrionale / / drawn on the spot by Thomas Howdell, of the Royal Artillery ; engraved by P. Canot.

An east view of Montreal, in Canada Vue orientale de Montréal, en Canada / / drawn on the spot by Thomas Patten ; engraved by P. Canot.

[Arms] By His Excellency, the Honourable Thomas Gage, general and commander in chief of all his Majesty's forces in North America, &c. &c. &c. Whereas, complaints have at times been made by the country people of not obtaining the payments due to

New York, September 18, 1769. Advertisement. We are sorry to acquaint the public, that Thomas Richardson, jeweller, lately from London now living in the House of Mr. Thomas Grigg, Cabinet maker, has knowingly and wilfully, subjected himself to t

To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, Lieutenant-Governor of the same, this map. Of the Province of Pennsylvania.

Thomas Jefferson to Unknown, June 30, 1771, Suit Brought by Martar

A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston, shewing the works in their original & present state, together with sections thro' the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of and by John Montrésor, Esqr., engineer extraordinary & Capt. Lieut. by order of the Honble: Thomas Gage, Esqr., Lieutenant General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

To the public. New York, October 27, 1774. Whereas Thomas Charles Williams, lately arrived in this city, from London, has in a most daring manner, insulted the inhabitants of British America, by purhasing and shipping 17 packages of tea, and say

Thomas Jefferson, May 9, 1774, Notes on Progress of Three Pending Bills

Thomas Jefferson, 1775, Summary of British Armaments Act

George Wythe to Thomas Jefferson, April 6, 1775, Records of Virginia Land Grants

Late advices from London. London. Proceedings in the Lower house of assembly. February 20, 1775 … Boston: Printed by Thomas & John Fleet. [1775].

Ebenezer Hazard to Thomas Jefferson, June 30, 1775, Collection of Papers Relating to Virginia

Virginia Colonial Safety Committee; Edmund Pendleton, et al to Thomas Jefferson, September 26, 1775, Printed Commission as Commander of the Albemarle County, Virginia, Militia

Charles Lynch to Thomas Jefferson, November 20, 1775, Saltpeter Deposits in Virginia

At a council, held at the Palace, May 2, 1775. Present his Excellency the Governor, Thomas Nelson Ricard Corein, William Byrd, Ralph Wormeley, Junior, John Camm, clerk, and John Page Esquire, The Governor was pleased to address himself to the bo

A commission By His Excellency the Honorable Thomas Gage, Captain general and governor in chief, in and over His Majesty’s province of the Massachusetts-Bay, and Vice-Admiral of the same, general and commander in chief of all His Majesty’s force

By his excellency the Hon. Thomas Gage, Esq; Governor, and commander in chief in and over his Majesty's Province of Massachusetts-Bay vice admiral of the same. A proclamation: Whereas the infatuated multitudes who have long suffered themselves t

George Wythe to Thomas Jefferson, April 5, 1775, Records of Virginia Land Grants

By his excellency the Hon. Thomas Gage, Esq; Governor, and commander in chief in and over his Majesty’s Province of Massachusetts-Bay vice admiral of the same. A proclamation: Whereas the infatuated multitudes who have long suffered themselves t

Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, November 16, 1775, Skirmishes with the British at Hampton, Norfolk, and Jamestown, Virginia

Thomas Jefferson, October 1776, Notes on Bill to Move the Virginia Seat of Government; Capitol; Courthouse

Richard Stockton to Thomas Jefferson, August 19, 1776, New Jersey Convention to Furnish Troops for "Flying Camp"

Philadelphia, May 6th, 1776. Lately printed, published and now selling by Robert Bell, in Third Street (Price three dollars. The military guide for young officers ... By Thomas Simes ... [Philadelphia: Printed by Robert Bell, 1776].

Philadelphia, May 6th, 1776. Lately printed, published and now selling by Robert Bell, in Third Street (Price three dollars. The military guide for young officers ... By Thomas Simes ... [Philadelphia: Printed by Robert Bell, 1776].

Thomas Jefferson, June 1776, Building Instructions

To the freemen and freeholders of New York. Gentlemen. As the time of election for representatives, to serve in the General Assembly, is near at hand I beg leave to propose the following gentlemen for your approbation, viz. Thomas Smith, John Sc

Thomas Jefferson, June 1776, Draft Fragment of Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson to Virginia Convention of Delegates, July 1776, Declines Reappointment

William Fleming to Thomas Jefferson, June 22, 1776, Comment on Proceedings of the Virginia House Committee to Prepare "A Plan of Government"

Robert C. Nicholas to Thomas Jefferson, August 24, 1776, Financial Accounts

John Page to Thomas Jefferson, April 6, 1776, Recommendations for James McClurg and William Grayson

The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776.

Thomas Jefferson, 1776, Memorandum on Virginia Presbyterian's Petition about Night Meetings

Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, July 22, 1776, Virginia Convention; Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson, 1776, Table Comparing Value of European Silver and Gold Coins; with Notes

Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, June 1, 1776, Report of Cornwallis at Cape Fear; Naval Intelligence

Thomas Jefferson, August 20, 1776, Proposal for United States Seal

Thomas Jefferson, October 1776, Notes on Shaftesbury; Virginia Laws and Statutes Covering the Church of England

Thomas Jefferson, October 1776, Notes on Heresy, Part 1; Virginia Laws and Statutes Covering the Church of England

George Wythe to Thomas Jefferson, October 28, 1776, Memorandum Granting Permission for Jefferson's to Use Wythe's House in Williamsburg, Virginia

Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, July 29, 1776, Military News; Indian Hostilities

Thomas Jefferson, 1776, Memorandum on Virginia Presbytery of Hanover's Memorial on General Assessment

Thomas Jefferson, June-July 1776, Map of Action at Gwyn's Island, Chesapeake Bay

The American Crisis. by the author of Common Sense [Thomas Paine] "These are the times that try men's souls: the summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country..."

George Wythe to Thomas Jefferson, November 11, 1776, British Troop Movements in New York

John Harvie to Thomas Jefferson, April 1777, Letter of Introduction for Strother Jones

Patrick Henry to Thomas Jefferson, February 26, 1777, Treatment of British Prisoners

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October 1777. An ordinance for appointing and authorizing an additional number of sub-lieutenants, to act in the County of Lancaster ... By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas Wharton, jun. President. Lan

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October 1777. An ordinance for appointing and authorizing an additional number of sub-lieutenants, to act in the County of Lancaster ... By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas Wharton, jun. President. Lan

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, April 18, 1777, Letter of Introduction for Strother Jones

Thomas Jefferson, October 20, 1777, Notes on Virginia Committee on Laws; William Phillips letter of April 12, 1779

Ambrose Dudley, Thomas Bush, et al, November 1, 1777, Certification of Membership in the Virginia Baptist Church

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 21st October, 1777. [Proclamation directing the confiscation of property of persons giving aid or resorting to the enemy and naming commissioners to dispose of it.] By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas, Whar

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 21st October, 1777. [Proclamation directing the confiscation of property of persons giving aid or resorting to the enemy and naming commissioners to dispose of it.] By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas, Whar

Thomas Jefferson to John Hancock, October 19, 1777, Finances; Possible Loan from Grand Duke of Tuscany; with Typescript

Thomas Jefferson, February 1777, Draft of Subscription to Support a Clerk to Assist Charles Clay as Minister in Charlottesville, Virginia

Thomas Jefferson to John Jouett Jr., April 15, 1777, Military Recruitment; Receipt for Bounty Money

Thomas Jefferson, May 4, 1778, Notes on Virginia Committee on Laws

State of Massachusetts Bay In the House of representatives, September 14, 1779. Whereas it is indispensably necessary that a supply of blankets should be immediately procured for the service of the army ... [Boston: Printed by Thomas & John Flee

Letter from Thomas Walker to a unknown correspondent

Richard Henry Lee to Thomas Jefferson, May 2, 1778, Lord Amherst and Admiral Augustus Keppel Purported Commissioners Sent by Great Britain

Thomas Jefferson Strother Jones, April 1778, Draft of Letter of Introduction for Strother Jones

Richard Henry Lee to Thomas Jefferson, June 23, 1778, British Commissioners; Continental Army Takes Philadelphia

Richard Henry Lee to Thomas Jefferson, September 6, 1779

William Phillips to Thomas Jefferson, September 12, 1779

William Phillips to Thomas Jefferson, April 12, 1779, Declines Jefferson's Invitation

John Page to Thomas Jefferson, June 2, 1779, Letter of Apology and Support for Jefferson's Election as Governor of Virginia

Edmund Randolph to Thomas Jefferson, July 27, 1779, Anthony Wayne's Capture of Stony Point on the Hudson River

Williams Phillips to Thomas Jefferson, April 11, 1779, Invitation to Visit Friedrich Adolph, Baron von Riedesel

Thomas Jefferson, 1779, Permit for Torriano to Travel While on Parole

Thomas Jefferson, August 25, 1779, Pass for Aides de Camp

Thomas White to Benjamin Franklin, September 13, 1779

Samuel McDowell to Thomas Jefferson, 1779, Request for Revised Bill

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, June 15, 1779. Whereas by the returns made into the Secretary's office from more than two thirds of the towns belonging to this State ... [Boston: Printed by Thomas and John Fleet, 177

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, July 23, 1779, Request to Send Letter to Mr. Battora in New York under Flag of Truce

Giovanni Fabbroni to Thomas Jefferson, November 9, 1779, in Italian