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Shichidanme

Shichidanme

Print shows two men (possibly Yuranosuke and one of Moronô's spies) and a woman (possibly Okaru) at a brothel. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... More

A return from a march or a false alarm in a country village!! / Woodward del ; Cruikshanks sp.

A return from a march or a false alarm in a country village!! / Woodwa...

Print shows a group of British citizens mustered in response to an alarm that the French were attacking England which proved to be false; they complain of soiled, torn, or lost clothing, and one reads a list of... More

Resolutions and proceedings in committee of the whole, on the 1st day of August, 1799. [3 resolutions amending the Kentucky constitution]. [Frankfort? Kentucky 1799].

Resolutions and proceedings in committee of the whole, on the 1st day ...

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 21, Folder 22.

Pages 46 & 47

Pages 46 & 47

Illus. in: The Federalist vol. 1 (N.Y. John Tiebout, 1799). See: LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Jibukiami

Jibukiami

Print shows a woman holding a pipe, walking with a female attendant along the seashore; in the background are boats and large fishing nets. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponso... More

Chips of the church!! / Woodward del.

Chips of the church!! / Woodward del.

Print shows two men stopping to chat while walking through the countryside. The one on the left says, "O yes, made my debut Sermon last Sunday, hit them off to a nicety - charm'd the whole Parish! Set the old W... More

Oharame

Oharame

Print shows the head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman carrying bundle sticks on her head. The bundle appears to be bound by a small cut-out figure in the shape of a man. Title and other descriptive information... More

Stephen Moylan to James Madison, December 11, 1799.

Stephen Moylan to James Madison, December 11, 1799.

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/.

The rival managers

The rival managers

Print shows Prime Minister William Pitt and Richard B. Sheridan arguing while seated at a table. Title from item. Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preceded by the Procureur de la Commune / Etched by Js. Gillray.

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preced...

An obese, Copt, holding a mace or staff, rides an ass which, though led processionally by a Copt, proceeds on account of the bayonet with which a grinning French soldier stabs its hind quarters. Forms part of :... More

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the shoulders of a French citizen

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the s...

Print shows a member of the new French aristocracy wearing a Phrygian or Liberty cap with circular emblem (Liberté - Egalité - Fraternité) riding on the back of a French citizen; he implores, "Messrs. of the me... More

To the people of Kentucky. Fellow citizens [A plea for emancipation and for the election to the convention of persons favourable to it]. [Franklin Co.? Kentucky, April? 1799].

To the people of Kentucky. Fellow citizens [A plea for emancipation an...

Not in Evans.; Imprint 2.; Title. 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 21, Folder 14.

To the freemen of the Northern-liberties. ... [Signed] Brutus. [1799?].

To the freemen of the Northern-liberties. ... [Signed] Brutus. [1799?]...

Imprint 1.; Two printings of same item on single folded sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collectio... More

An Irish union / IC.

An Irish union / IC.

Print shows William Pitt joining the hands of "Paddy," an Irish farmer, and John Bull, neither of whom seem anxious for the union, while Lord Dundas, on the left, reading from a "History of Scotland" says, "dep... More

Resolutions and proceedings in committee of the whole, on the 8th day of August, 1799. [5 resolutions for amending the constitution of Kentucky]. [Frankfort? Kentucky1799].

Resolutions and proceedings in committee of the whole, on the 8th day ...

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 21, Folder 24.

Legionary orders. The militia legion is notified, that they are to parade on Thursday morning next, precisely at 10 o'clock, in the State-House yard, to attend the ceremonial of the interment of the much lamented patriot and soldier, General Was

Legionary orders. The militia legion is notified, that they are to par...

Not in Evans. 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 149, Folder 20.

Represantant d'une grande nation / J. Cooke, sculpt., 40 Howland St.

Represantant d'une grande nation / J. Cooke, sculpt., 40 Howland St.

"A grotesque monster, nude and hairy, representing the Constitution of the Year III, stands against the trunk of L'Arbre de Liberté (right) with upraised hands. The tree, Emblême de l'Arbre de Connoissance, has... More

To the public. We the undersigned having seen a publication in the Philadelphia Gazette, of the 5th instant signed Nathan Suplee, which he perhaps may suppose the near approach of the general election will screen from contradiction but short as

To the public. We the undersigned having seen a publication in the Phi...

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 149, Folder 17.

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets &c. /

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook an...

Relief shown pictorially. Also shows lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. "Published as the Act directs, Aug't 1st 1799, by I. Evans, No. 41 Long Lane, West Smithfield." Originally prin... More

In Committee, Albany, 8th April, 1799. The annexed ticket will announce to you the candidates who we have agreed to support at the ensuing election: In its formation we experienced considerable embarrassment, by reason of opposite nominations fo

In Committee, Albany, 8th April, 1799. The annexed ticket will announc...

2101 E 25 29 My 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $10.00.; On verso: 2101E.52 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... More

Erin go bray

Erin go bray

Print shows "an Irish field officer on his charger," or an Irishman holding a lance, sitting on a donkey which is braying "O how I long for a union with the English Bull, ay by my soul or the English Cow, or th... More

Dto de Baton Rouge.

Dto de Baton Rouge.

Cadastral map; unfinished. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Watermarks: W Elgar 1797 and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters WE. From the papers of Vicente... More

[General Washington]

[General Washington]

Proof print showing a partially filled-in outline of George Washington, full-length portrait, facing front, standing in front of a chair, right arm extended toward a table on the left, and holding a sword in le... More

Asia and its islands according to D'Anville.

Asia and its islands according to D'Anville.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The states of Maryland and Delaware from the latest surveys, 1799.

The states of Maryland and Delaware from the latest surveys, 1799.

Scale ca. 1:1,280,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for New encyclopedia, published by J. Low, New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

Resolutions and proceedings in Committee of the whole, on the 31st day of July 1799. [2 resolutions amending the Kentucky constitution]. [Frankfort? Kentucky 1799].

Resolutions and proceedings in Committee of the whole, on the 31st day...

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 21, Folder 21.

[An orrey or planetarium designed by George Adams showing relative positions of the planets in relation to the sun] / T. Milne del. ; Jno. Lodge sc.

[An orrey or planetarium designed by George Adams showing relative pos...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Astronomical and geographical essay. 6th ed., cor. and enl. London : W. & S. Jones, 1812. This plate: London : Printed for & published by W. & S. Jones, Holborn, as th... More

Proposals for printing by subscription the miscellaneous works of David Humphreys ... It is requested that to the names of subscribers their titles, address and places of residence may be distinctly added ... addressed under cover to the Rev.d T

Proposals for printing by subscription the miscellaneous works of Davi...

Positive Photostat.; 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 4, Folder 13.

Sandanme

Sandanme

Print shows a woman (possibly Okaru), a little man (possibly Moronô's servant Bannai), and another man (possibly Honzo or Kampei). Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo p... More

Nidanme

Nidanme

Print shows a young man (Rikiya) speaking to a young woman (Konami), they are observed by an older man (possibly Yuranosuke, Rikiya's father, or Honzo, Konami's father). Title and other descriptive information ... More

Jūichidanme

Jūichidanme

Print shows a mentally disabled old man, a samurai carrying a lantern (one of the 47 Rōnin), and the goddess figure Otafuku; at the time of the attack on Moronô's home.

Shodan

Shodan

Print shows actors in the roles of Moronō (Kira Yoshinaka) propositioning Lady Kaoyo, Enya's wife, and Wakasanosuke (a noble offended by Moronō's behavior). Title and other descriptive information compiled by N... More

Order of procession for the funeral of the late Governor Sumner. Procession from Roxbury ... [s. l., June 12, 1799].

Order of procession for the funeral of the late Governor Sumner. Proce...

Positive Photostat. 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 46, Folder 12a.

The Irish bull broke loose

The Irish bull broke loose

Print shows the "Irish Bull" tossing William Pitt into the air and about to do the same to Lord Dundas who runs to the left; on the far right, those opposed to Pitt's "Union Bill" cheer on the bull, "Go it my B... More

Hachidanme

Hachidanme

Print shows two women (one probably Konami on her bridal journey to Rikiya's home) in a landscape setting with Mount Fuji in the background.

Title page

Title page

Illus. in: The Federalist vol. 1 (N.Y. John Tiebout, 1799). See: LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The Enraged politican or the Sunday Reformer...

The Enraged politican or the Sunday Reformer...

British cartoon concerning Sunday "blue laws". Color engraving by Cruikshank. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card... More

Schedule of the expenses of the town of Boston, from May 1, 1798, to May 1, 1799. Published conformably to the vote of the town, May 14, 1799 [Boston, 1799].

Schedule of the expenses of the town of Boston, from May 1, 1798, to M...

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 46, Folder 10.

The last night. Mr. Reinagle's benefit. On Saturday evening, May 25th, will be presented, a celebrated comedy. Taken from the German of Kotzbue ... called Lovers' vows ... To which will be added, a new grand dramatic romance, called Blue-Beard;

The last night. Mr. Reinagle's benefit. On Saturday evening, May 25th,...

Notice of this play-bill in Gazette of the U. S. and Philadelphia daily advertiser for May 25, 1799. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full te... More

General orders. Headquarters. Roxbury, March 30, 1799 ... By order of the Commander in chief. William Donnison, Adj. Gen. [Boston] Printed by Young and Minns, printers to the state [1799].

General orders. Headquarters. Roxbury, March 30, 1799 ... By order of ...

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 46, Folder 12.

In the House of Delegates, Friday, January 11, 1799. The General Assembly of Virginia considering that the privation of personal rights solemnly sanctioned by the Constitution and laws of the United States, is arbitrary and unjust; that the righ

In the House of Delegates, Friday, January 11, 1799. The General Assem...

Imprint 2. Page Order: Leaflet 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 180, Folder 20.

By the President of the United States of America, a proclamation. Whereas by an Act of Congress of the United States passed the ninth day of February last, entitled "An act further to suspend the commercial intercourse between the United States

By the President of the United States of America, a proclamation. Wher...

Imprint 2.; Proclamation. 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 224, Folder 12.

[Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

[Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C....

Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device un... More

Go

Go

Print shows four women spreading mulberry leaves over silkworm cocoons. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Joshoku kaiko... More

"Fellow Citizens of New Hampshire"

"Fellow Citizens of New Hampshire"

Anti-Madison/Embargo broadside, ca. 1799. See: LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pres.; Embargo; N.H. History 1799.

That accounts for it / I.C.

That accounts for it / I.C.

Print shows a number of men and women each with a particular problem that seems to be troubling them, they contrive a solution which leads to the remark, "that accounts for it." Title from item. "Folio's of car... More

Cuba, ciudad capittal de la ysla del mismo nombre y su famoso puerto sittuado en la costa del sur de gra. ysla, los 20 grados y 2 minutos de lattitud septtenttrional y los 299 grados y 20 minuts. de longd. desde Tenerife.

Cuba, ciudad capittal de la ysla del mismo nombre y su famoso puerto s...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Brown and black inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, ... More

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 2. Ghost of the vicar!!

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 2. Ghost of the vicar!!

Cartoon of a parson with an astonished expression, looking at a man holding a beer stein and smoking a pipe. Imp. Folios of Caricatures Lent London Published by S W Fores N50 Piccadilly June 4 1799 No copyrig... More

Ichi

Ichi

Print shows a woman watching as two women brush silkworms off a sheet of paper or cloth into a box.

Rokudanme

Rokudanme

Print shows two men (one is probably Kampei) and a young woman (probably Okaru). Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Ch... More

Kudanme

Kudanme

Print shows two women (Konami and her stepmother Tonase) and another person (possibly Oishi, wife of Yuranosuke) standing behind a screen, listening to them. Title and other descriptive information compiled by ... More

[Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, from the Lac de la Croix to Thompson's Creek] /

[Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, from the L...

Shows area in West Feliciana Parish. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermarks. From the papers of Vicente Sebas... More

Pages 52 & 53

Pages 52 & 53

Illus. in: The Federalist vol. 1 (N.Y. John Tiebout, 1799). See: LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives, Dec. 10, 1799. Whereas the constitution of this state makes it the duty of the selectmen and assessors of the several towns and places in this State, in warning the first annual meeting fo

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives, Dec. 10, 1799...

Imprint 2.; On verso: Selectmen of Wolfborough. 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 8... More

Harvard University, in Cambrdge. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The order of exercises of commencement, July 17th, M,DCC, XCIX. [Boston] (Printed by J. & T. Fleet) [1799].

Harvard University, in Cambrdge. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The or...

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 Collection; Portfolio 46, Folder 14. Copy scanned: 1

New York, 9th April, 1799. Sir. We are appointed a committee by the Republican electors of New York, to inform the electors of the Southern district, that Ezekiel Robins, of New York, and Pierre Van Courtlandt, Jun. of West-Chester, have been no

New York, 9th April, 1799. Sir. We are appointed a committee by the Re...

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 112, Folder 23a.

To the electors of Pennsylvania. Take your choice! Thomas M'Kean - or - James Ross ... [1799].

To the electors of Pennsylvania. Take your choice! Thomas M'Kean - or ...

Political campaign.; Imprint 1. 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 149, Folder 24.

Oume kumenosuke

Oume kumenosuke

Print shows actors in the traditional puppet theater portraying the tragic roles of Oume and Kumenosuke. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-0... More