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Amérique septentrionale.

Amérique septentrionale.

Scale ca. 1:25,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude du méridien de Paris." "31." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651; 700

Plano del puerto de Valdivia en la costa oeste de la América meridional /

Plano del puerto de Valdivia en la costa oeste de la América meridiona...

Shows Corral Bay near the mouth of Valdivia River. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Co... more

Philip Mazzei to James Madison, July 4, 1788. In Italian.

Philip Mazzei to James Madison, July 4, 1788. In Italian.

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/.

Nicholas and Jacob van Staphorst to Charles Herries & Company, March 28, 1788, Bill of Exchange Made Out to Thomas Jefferson
[Scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain]

[Scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain]

Print shows forty-eight numbered scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain. In image number forty-one, a man in a balloon is waving a flag to commemorate the accession of Charles IV as King of Sp... more

James Madison to George Washington, June 26, 1788.

James Madison to George Washington, June 26, 1788.

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/.

A plan of Mobile Bar,

A plan of Mobile Bar,

Scale ca. 1:95,000. "The soundings are in feet." Shows "Isle Dauphine," "Mobile Point," "Pelican Id.," and other islands. Plate no. "33." From Thomas Jefferys' The West-India atlas. 1794. LC Maps of North Ameri... more

State of New York. In Assembly, January 31st, 1788. Whereas the United States in Congress assembled, did on the 28th day of September last, unanimously resolve, That the report of the convention of the states lately assembled in Philadelphia, wi

State of New York. In Assembly, January 31st, 1788. Whereas the United...

[Positive Photostat].; Not in Evans.; On verso: Ac. 5689; #22.; On verso, Copy 2 and Copy 3: {stamp} Gift Herbert Putnam Sept, 22 1938. {stamp} ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION SESQUICENTENNIAL CO... more

L'ancien et le nouveau Méxique, avec la Floride et la Basse Louisiane, partie orientale.

L'ancien et le nouveau Méxique, avec la Floride et la Basse Louisiane,...

Scale ca. 1:9,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. In upper right margin: "115." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1716 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 1... more

Armand-Marc, Comte de Montmorin-Saint-Herem to Thomas Jefferson, March 6, 1788, Impressment and Imprisonment of American Seaman Alexander Gross; in French

Armand-Marc, Comte de Montmorin-Saint-Herem to Thomas Jefferson, March...

Impressment and Imprisonment of American Seaman Alexander Gross; in French

James Madison to George Washington, February 11, 1788.

James Madison to George Washington, February 11, 1788.

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/.

School for boxing

School for boxing

Print shows two men engaged in a boxing match, several men stand nearby; one man seated on a stool seems to be suffering a loss of breath, another man is receiving false black eyes. Title from item. Attributed ... more

The Royal Joke - or - Black Jacks Delight

The Royal Joke - or - Black Jacks Delight

Cartoon showing the Prince of Wales spanking Mrs. Sawbridge while Alderman Sawbridge, the Parliamentary Reformer, dances and fiddles.

Niwa no hanami

Niwa no hanami

Print shows three women resting in a park while viewing cherry blossoms. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: part of a vertical Ob... more

Senjō no sarumawashi

Senjō no sarumawashi

Print shows two women or actors on a boat in a river.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth River, Virginia, establish'd the 5th February 1781.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth...

Scale ca. 1:1,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1453 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

L'allégorie est assez claire, pour se passer de comentaire

L'allégorie est assez claire, pour se passer de comentaire

Print shows the god Mercury/Hermes hung on a gibbet with a ribbon labeled "caisse d'escompte" and his hands bound with a ribbon labeled "traite de comerce"; from his feet hangs a sheet stating "Droits desportat... more

James Madison to George Washington, June 4, 1788.

James Madison to George Washington, June 4, 1788.

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/.

James Madison to George Washington, January 14, 1788.

James Madison to George Washington, January 14, 1788.

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/.

Representative of John Lambert, March 2, 1788, Receipt Sent to Stephen Cathalan Jr., with Thomas Jefferson's Letter of March 3, 1788; in French

Representative of John Lambert, March 2, 1788, Receipt Sent to Stephen...

Receipt Sent to Stephen Cathalan Jr., with Thomas Jefferson's Letter of March 3, 1788; in French

The return of poor Sam Stern and his supporter to the T--y

The return of poor Sam Stern and his supporter to the T--y

Print shows a man sitting upon and facing the rear of a donkey on which is a blanket with crest and the motto "honi soit que mal y pense" and a key hanging from its neck. The man says, "In April 82 I was all as... more

Supplement to the Independent Journal, New-York, July 2, 1788

Supplement to the Independent Journal, New-York, July 2, 1788

Announcement of details of Virginia's ratificaiton of the Constitution.