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View upon the road from New-Windsor, towards, Morris Town, Jersey

View upon the road from New-Windsor, towards, Morris Town, Jersey

Print shows a tree stump in the foreground, a man tending a cow on the roadway, and a farm in the background, along the road from New Windsor, New York, to Morristown, New Jersey. Title from item. Illus. in: Th... more

The rival queens or a political heat for Rege & Grege

The rival queens or a political heat for Rege & Grege

An encounter between two stout ladies, Mrs. Fitzherbert and Mrs. Schwellenberg, each with a second: the Prince of Wales, his hands on his lady's waist, and Pitt holding out a lemon to the furious German woman, ... more

[Soldier with musket and farmer with hoe holding crest topped with sailing ship]

[Soldier with musket and farmer with hoe holding crest topped with sai...

Illus. in: Journal of House of Representatives of the State of Delaware, 1798-1805, title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4710. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card traci... more

--Affairs. The sweet prospect behind us, or The outs in office

--Affairs. The sweet prospect behind us, or The outs in office

Print shows rear views of the Prince of Wales, Maria Fitzherbert, Charles James Fox, Lord North, Edmund Burke, a prospective Lord Chancellor, and Richard B. Sheridan, with buttocks exposed, defecating. On the w... more

The section and plan of a blockhouse

The section and plan of a blockhouse

Print shows a cross-section and the plan for the ground and upper floors of a blockhouse. Title from item. Illus. in: Travels through the interior parts of America : In a series of letters / Thomas Anburey. Lon... more

Georges Jacques Danton, 1759-1794

Georges Jacques Danton, 1759-1794

Stipple engraving by L.A. Claessens. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: A/P/P I.; BI; Shelf.

Ukie momotarō mukashibanashi no zu

Ukie momotarō mukashibanashi no zu

Print showing a procession of men wearing animal masks and hats with horns, carrying a warrior on a litter along the shore of a lake, with a temple in the background.

United States, May 1789, Table on Wheat and Flour, in French
Fraternité des Soldats de la Garde Prisienne des Dragons et du Regiment de Flanders avec les Gardes du Corps lors de leurs arriveé de Versailles a Paris de 6 Octobre 1789

Fraternité des Soldats de la Garde Prisienne des Dragons et du Regimen...

Cartoon about the French Revolution. Title from item. Title translated: The fraternity of soldiers of the Parisienne Guard, the Dragoons, and the Regiment of Flanders with the body guards at the time of their a... more

Beauties of fashion & c. ("Belzebub Blacklegs")

Beauties of fashion & c. ("Belzebub Blacklegs")

Head and shoulders caricatures of 31 persons. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

Pal sangué Mr. l'Prieur v'la l'coup

Pal sangué Mr. l'Prieur v'la l'coup

Print with two scenes, one labeled "Le jeu de hazard" shows a meeting between the clergy, nobility, and the working class; the other labeled "Le goute patriotique" shows members of the three estates dining toge... more

Amérique septentrionale,

Amérique septentrionale,

Scale ca. 1:10,500,000. Hand colored. "Chez l'auteur rue de la harpe la porte cochère vis-a-vis la Sorbonne, et Chez Crepy rue St. Jacques à St. pierre près la rue de la Parcheminerie." "No. 252." LC copy anno... more

Yatsushi Manzai

Yatsushi Manzai

Print shows two women, one sitting playing a drum, the other standing.

Trois tetes sous l'meme bonnet

Trois tetes sous l'meme bonnet

Print shows a neatly dressed man sitting on a bundle surrounded by implements of the Third Estate and holding a large triangle topped with a liberty cap, within the triangle are images of a cleric, an aristocra... more

Revolution, or Johnny Bull in France

Revolution, or Johnny Bull in France

Print shows a large bull labeled "Tiers Etat - Orleans" referring to Louis Philippe Joseph, duc d'Orleans, tossing Marie Antoinette into the air as Louis XVI kneels in prayer on the left; standing behind the bu... more

Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia after they had surrendered to the Americans

Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia after...

Print shows a panoramic view of the landscape in Charlottesville, Virginia, with British troops, captured at the surrender in Saratoga, engaged in subsistence farming. Title from item. Illus. in: Travels throug... more

Reforme de différents droits feodaux et de la dime - le 11 aoust 1789

Reforme de différents droits feodaux et de la dime - le 11 aoust 1789

Print shows, in a rural setting, a man from the working class or third estate, handing a bag of money to a member of the clergy, who refuses with his right hand, but reaches behind his back with his left hand t... more

Seki no matsugae

Seki no matsugae

Print shows seven people, male and female, musicians and actors or dancers. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Seirō ban... more

The eclipse at an end - and political tilting discovered

The eclipse at an end - and political tilting discovered

Print shows Edward Thurlow and a woman, possibly Queen Charlotte, on a donkey labeled "WP" (William Pitt?) wearing a lion skin, a partially eclipsed sun (George III) above them; on the right two men are seated ... more

Jean Paul Marat / L.A. Claessens, sculp.

Jean Paul Marat / L.A. Claessens, sculp.

Print shows Jean Paul Marat, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in oval above nameplate. Title from item.

Tout irait bien si tout le mond riort comme moi

Tout irait bien si tout le mond riort comme moi

Title from item. Title translated: All would be well if all the world would laugh like me. NOTE: Not about Fr. Revolution. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Possibly purchased by Geor... more

Perspective view of the country between Wilmington and the Delaware - taken from the hill S.W. of the academy

Perspective view of the country between Wilmington and the Delaware - ...

Print shows panoramic view of farms and farmland with the Delaware River in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswo... more

John Jones & Sons to Thomas Jefferson, January 3, 1789, Receipt for Thermometers Paid for by Daniel Parker

John Jones & Sons to Thomas Jefferson, January 3, 1789, Receipt for Th...

Receipt for Thermometers Paid for by Daniel Parker

Nom de MM les deputes de la ville de Paris, a l'Assemblée National

Nom de MM les deputes de la ville de Paris, a l'Assemblée National

Print shows the deputies from Paris to the National Assembly aboard a large, ornate carriage being drawn by a bull, lion, sheep, and a snake; ahead of them, leading the procession, are three female figures, one... more

La Romaine Aristocatique. Le Marc d'Argent preside en France ...

La Romaine Aristocatique. Le Marc d'Argent preside en France ...

Monstrous looking man holding up man on scale, 2 other men and a pig. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1983:172.9) This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Forms part of: French Political Cartoon Co... more

A sonata, sung by a number of young girls, dressed in white and decked with wreaths and chaplets of flowers, holding baskets of flowers in their hands as General Washington passed under the Triumphal arch raised on the bridge at Trenton, April 2

A sonata, sung by a number of young girls, dressed in white and decked...

Positive Photostat.; Bit in Evans.; Verse.; On verso, Copy 2: {Partial Stamp} Gift Herbert Putnam Sept, 22 1938. {Stamp} ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION SESQUICENTENNIAL COMMISSION SOL BLOOM, Direc... more

In the House of Delegates. December 15, 1789. Resolved, that the Executive be requested to take the most effectual means in their power to prevent the employment of unnecessary guards over the prisoners ... and to enforce upon the courts of the

In the House of Delegates. December 15, 1789. Resolved, that the Execu...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 10 75 cents 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 179, Folder 16.

... An act for establishing an executive department, to be denominated the Department of Foreign Affairs ... Approved July 27, 1789 ... [New York, Childs and Swaine, 1789].

... An act for establishing an executive department, to be denominated...

Bristol: B7169. 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 211, Folder 15.

Pro forma, or an examination in the public schools at Ox-d for a degree

Pro forma, or an examination in the public schools at Ox-d for a degre...

Print shows three Oxford(?) students seated in the center with perplexed expressions on their faces, from right and left professors address them; in the foreground, a dog urinates on a text open to Aristotle. T... more

Quaestiones sub Reverendo Josepho Willard, S. T. D. Universitatis Harvardianae, quae est praeside, in comitiis publicis ... Bostoniae: Typis Thomae et Johannis Fleet. [1789].

Quaestiones sub Reverendo Josepho Willard, S. T. D. Universitatis Harv...

Evans 21880.; Gift: John F. Woolverton. Feb. 1, 1951. 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; Portfo... more

An address to the Freemen of Pennsylvania It is a principal duty of good citizens in every community to lay before their countrymen and fellow-citizens their candid and dispassionate remarks upon such important matters as interest the whole soci

An address to the Freemen of Pennsylvania It is a principal duty of go...

Evans 20915. 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 147, Folder 8a.

Fontaine Maury to James Madison, June 14, 1789.

Fontaine Maury to James Madison, June 14, 1789.

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/.

Ukie shin yoshiwara no zu

Ukie shin yoshiwara no zu

Print show pedestrians walking through the yoshiwara (or red-light district). Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Horizontal Chuba... more

Me. Jn. Ae. Ns. Condorcet / L. Portman, sculp.

Me. Jn. Ae. Ns. Condorcet / L. Portman, sculp.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

A faut esperer q'eu se jeu la finira bentot

A faut esperer q'eu se jeu la finira bentot

Print shows the nobility and the clergy, representing the estates general, riding on the back of a man representing the working class, or third estate; the man is bent under their weight and supports himself by... more

La verite triomphante

La verite triomphante

Print shows, on the upper right, Jacques Necker wearing a toga and standing on clouds above a wall or sarcophagus, holding aloft with his left hand a bust portrait of Louis XVI, and holding at his right shoulde... more

A View from the Schuykill, with a S.W. Prospect of Bush Hill, one of the seats of William Hamilton, esq.

A View from the Schuykill, with a S.W. Prospect of Bush Hill, one of t...

Philadelphia, Pa. Illus. in: Columbian Magazine, Feb. 1789. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; B.I.

A s.w. view of the Baptist Meeting House, Providence, R.I. / S. Hill sculp.

A s.w. view of the Baptist Meeting House, Providence, R.I. / S. Hill s...

Print shows exterior view of Baptist meeting house. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment. Boston, Mass. : Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer... more

Richard Peters to James Madison, August 21, 1789. [Draft].

Richard Peters to James Madison, August 21, 1789. [Draft].

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/.

Plan of the city of New York.

Plan of the city of New York.

Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of... more

Maximilian Robespierre

Maximilian Robespierre

Stipple engraving by L. Partmna. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions.

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