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Retail traders not affected by the shop tax

Retail traders not affected by the shop tax

Print shows three women standing inside the entrance to an establishment labeled "Neat lodgings for men" over which is a bust of a Turkish(?) man on a pedestal labeled "Bagnio"; a notice in the window states "F... more

Unknown, March-June 1787, List of Persons Living Along Thomas Jefferson's Tour Route

Unknown, March-June 1787, List of Persons Living Along Thomas Jefferso...

List of Persons Living Along Thomas Jefferson's Tour Route

Hashi no ue no bijin to kodomo

Hashi no ue no bijin to kodomo

Print shows a woman, holding a parasol, walking with a young boy, crossing a bridge. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hashirae ... more

Puerto Deseado en los 47 gs. 50 ms. de latitud sur y en los 313 gs. 16 ms. de longd., variación 18 gs. N.E. la marea comienza à subir en el plenilunio à las 7 hors. /

Puerto Deseado en los 47 gs. 50 ms. de latitud sur y en los 313 gs. 16...

Shows Deseado River at the mouth. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: Fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 1... more

Descripción de la costa de la Luciana y entrada en el Río de Micisipi con sus sondas y bajos, nuebamte. correjido y enmendado por los pilotos de la Rl. Armada en el año de 1769.

Descripción de la costa de la Luciana y entrada en el Río de Micisipi ...

Scale ca. 1:1,330,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Watermarks: IV, fleur-de-lis, and other unidentifiable watermark. Dep... more

[Map of military lots, tracts, patents, etc. in western Allegany and Garrett Counties, Maryland]

[Map of military lots, tracts, patents, etc. in western Allegany and G...

Scale ca. 1:40,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermarks. "The whole amount of lots, 4163. Settled and improved, 635. Unimproved, 3520." "The patent tracts ar... more

Yatsushi kōshohei

Yatsushi kōshohei

Print shows a Chinese sage as a woman holding a pipe, sitting in front of a screen. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Kogata N... more

James Martin, January 30, 1787, Certificate of Thomas Silbey's Service as Carpenter Aboard the Marianne

James Martin, January 30, 1787, Certificate of Thomas Silbey's Service...

Certificate of Thomas Silbey's Service as Carpenter Aboard the Marianne

Nakasu no geisha

Nakasu no geisha

Print shows a woman holding a fan, standing next to a young woman kneeling at a railing. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hashi... more

General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina, from November 1786 to November 1787 ... Custom-House, Charleston South-Carolina, December 1, 1787. George A. Hall, Collector. [Carleston 1787].

General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina, from Nove...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 172, Folder 11a.

In the House of delegates, Thursday, the 25th of October, 1787. [Seven resolutions for electing delegates to a convention to be held in Richmond on the first Monday in June, 1788, to act upon the proposed federal constitution] John Beckly, C. H.

In the House of delegates, Thursday, the 25th of October, 1787. [Seven...

Copy of original in Mss. Div. in Washington Papers V. 239 no. 53.; Positive Photostat.; Evans 20839.; On verso, copy 1: #54 Virginia 1787. Oct 25 & 31 Resolutions of Va. Legislature calling Va. Ratifying co... more

A view of Ohiopyle Falls, in Pennsylvania

A view of Ohiopyle Falls, in Pennsylvania

Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood, Cist, and Trenchard, 1787 February, opp. p. 253. Fielding, 1860 Published in: The Americ... more

Some body and no body

Some body and no body

This record contains unverified, old data from an unpublished P&P checklist, "British Political and Social Caricatures, 1655-1832 ... not in the published catalogs of the British Museum," compiled in 1968 (NC 1... more

Gustavus III, King of Sweden

Gustavus III, King of Sweden

Gustaf III, half-length portrait, facing front, in oval frame on pedestal.

Representation of a county-convention for redress of grievance of courts

Representation of a county-convention for redress of grievance of cour...

Print shows ten men sitting around a table discussing possible(?) interpretations of the law. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Genuine Boston almanack, 1787. Published in: The American Revolution in dr... more

The sick prince

The sick prince

Print shows the Prince of Wales on a deathbed with members of the opposition on one side, Thurlow among them with raised dagger, wishing him a speedy death, and supporters on the other side wishing him a speedy... more

[Newspaper articles and notices printed in 1787 during the Constitutional Convention in Phila.]

[Newspaper articles and notices printed in 1787 during the Constitutio...

Meeting of Sconstayeh, A Cherokee emissary, with George Washington, to protest encroachment of whites on Indian lands. Illus. in: Pennsylvania Packet. Ref. copy may be in E302.5.U6 (P&P Ref.). This record conta... more

Title page of Francois Soules, Histoires des troubles de l'Amerique Anglaise (Paris, 1787)

Title page of Francois Soules, Histoires des troubles de l'Amerique An...

Illus. in: Title page of Francois Soules, Histoires des troubles de l'Amerique Anglaise (Paris, 1787). Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Allegorical scene showing female figure on pedestal, holding staff with liberty cap and shield]

[Allegorical scene showing female figure on pedestal, holding staff wi...

Mitchell collection of American book illustrations and portrait prints Formerly found in: PGA - Thackara, no. 4 Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1921:R01, Container 16.

[Newspaper articles and notices printed in 1787 during the Constitutional Convention in Phila.]

[Newspaper articles and notices printed in 1787 during the Constitutio...

May 28 passenger list of ship Charelston from Charleston, including Charles Cotesworth Pinckney and Pierce Butler. Illus. in: Pennsylvania Packet. Ref. copy may be in E302.5.U6 (P&P Ref.). This record contains ... more

[Detail of a page from the Pennsylvania Journal, May 30, 1787]

[Detail of a page from the Pennsylvania Journal, May 30, 1787]

Original in: Rare Book Division. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: N.H. Hist.; R.I. Hist.; U.S. Hist. 1787; Const., U.S.; Congresses & Conv.

The poor blacks going to their settlement

The poor blacks going to their settlement

Print shows the Prince of Wales and several British ministers (Burke, Fox, North, George Hanger, and possibly Sheridan) portrayed as poor Blacks, shabbily dressed and being driven toward debtor's prison depicte... more

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By His excellency, James Bowdoin, Esquire, Governour of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, an address to the good people of the commonwealth [Two columns regarding Shays' rebellion] ... [Boston: Printed by Adams an

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By His excellency, James Bowdoin, Esqui...

Shay's rebellion.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 43, Folder 6.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-seven. An act, describing the disqualifications to which persons shall be subjected, who have been, or may be guilty of treason ... [Boston: Printed by

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand s...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 595. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

Thomas Jefferson to Robert S. Livingston, October 6, 1787, Letter of Introduction for Victor Dupont; Incomplete

Thomas Jefferson to Robert S. Livingston, October 6, 1787, Letter of I...

Letter of Introduction for Victor Dupont; Incomplete

Subsidiary treaty, or the lion turned ass / designed & executed by Sinecure.

Subsidiary treaty, or the lion turned ass / designed & executed by Sin...

Print shows a man with a whip driving a donkey with the head of a lion, laden with sacks of money past a pike labeled "Liberty" with a Phrygian cap and a hand pointing the way "to Hesse Cassel." The man says, "... more

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

"Lovemore (Lord Derby) stands between Mrs. Lovemore (Mrs. Damer), who holds his right arm, and the Widow Belmour (the fat Mrs. Hobart)..." (Source: George) A scene from Act V of Murphy's play as performed at th... more

James Madison to George Washington, December 26, 1787.

James Madison to George Washington, December 26, 1787.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Thomas Jefferson, December 18, 1787, Lists of Taxes Received by Great Britain and Europe

Thomas Jefferson, December 18, 1787, Lists of Taxes Received by Great ...

Lists of Taxes Received by Great Britain and Europe

Thomas Jefferson to Baron de Berenger de Beaufain, December 18, 1787, Estate of Hector de Berenger de Beaufain in South Carolina; in French

Thomas Jefferson to Baron de Berenger de Beaufain, December 18, 1787, ...

Estate of Hector de Berenger de Beaufain in South Carolina; in French

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