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The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

Satire showing head of Clifford with two circles representing huge spectacles, "Old house old prices & no private boxes" and "Old house old prices & no pigeon holes," over his eyes. Each circle contains a symme... more

Division of part of a tract of land in Washington County D.C. called "Mount Pleasant" : as the same was made by the devisees of Robert Peter deceased, and the allotment thereof made March 8th 1809 /

Division of part of a tract of land in Washington County D.C. called "...

Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names and "Centre line of tunnel of W.A. extension." Also covers Meridian Hill, Columbia Heights, Howard University, and adjacent tracts. "March 18th 1884." Black ink, r... more

The modern Circe or a sequel to the petticoat / E. Delaney del. ; Cruickshank scp.

The modern Circe or a sequel to the petticoat / E. Delaney del. ; Crui...

Cartoon shows Mrs. Mary Anne Clarke, wearing the Duke of York's military cloak, extending it to cover a crowd of miniature soldiers, civilians and clergymen clustering around her with outstretched arms; Mr. Wad... more

The set-too between Old Price and Spangle Jack the Shewman - fought with unabated vigour for nine rounds & yet undecided

The set-too between Old Price and Spangle Jack the Shewman - fought wi...

A pugilistic encounter, over new theater prices, between John Philip Kemble, tall and muscular, and "Old Price," a much smaller and weaker opponent. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library o... more

Bahia de Tampa

Bahia de Tampa

North oriented toward upper right corner. Map annotated in ink Gift; 1929; Admiral W.L. Rodges. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

[Maclure's geological map of the United States] /

[Maclure's geological map of the United States] /

Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in pencil at head of base map title: William Maclure's geological map of the United States, overprinted upon. Base map: A map of the United States of America / by Samuel G. L... more

Plan of Sandgate.

Plan of Sandgate.

Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Watermark: MB [over the date] 1802. Inscription above the plan: Sandgate. For His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Esqr., a tract of land to contain five hundred acres... more

James Madison to Joseph Dougherty, February 16, 1819.

James Madison to Joseph Dougherty, February 16, 1819.

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/.

Odori [enbu?] no zu

Odori [enbu?] no zu

Print shows a design on a fan with several figures, male(?) and female, dancing. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Uchiwae Nishi... more

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the collection of Benjamin West Esqr. P.R.A. / Wm. Charles fecit.

Drawing, plate 8 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the col...

Print shows a man sitting on rocks of a cliff with waterfalls in a wilderness landscape. Title from item.

True reform of Parliament,--i.e.--patriots lighting a revolutionary-bonfire in new Palace Yard / Js. Gillray, inv. & fect.

True reform of Parliament,--i.e.--patriots lighting a revolutionary-bo...

Print shows Sir Francis Burdett making a speech and waving a bonnet rouge shaped like a fool's cap as Horne Tooke lights on fire a pile of acts and charters, as well as a Bible, with a flaming baton labeled "Se... more

Sedition! Treason!

Sedition! Treason!

Broadside listing the resolutions of the Massachusetts legislature, 2 Feb. 1809, in oposition to the Embargo Act of 1808 and the Enforcement Act of Jan. 1809. Reference copy may be in LOT 7009. This record cont... more

University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Order of exercises for commencement. August XXX. MDCCCIX. Exercises of candidates for the degree of Bachelor of arts. [Cambridge] Hilliard & Metcalf, printers. [1809].

University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Order of exercises for commenc...

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; Portfolio 48, Folder 22a.

Francis Piatti, respectfully informs his friends, and the public in general, that he has for sale at his store, on the Main Street, at the corner of the street leading-to Coutts's Ferry below the market house, a general assortment of groceries .

Francis Piatti, respectfully informs his friends, and the public in ge...

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 182, Folder 24.

Counsellor O. P.--defender of our theatric liberties / Js. Gillray, ft.

Counsellor O. P.--defender of our theatric liberties / Js. Gillray, ft...

"Counsellor Clifford, realistically drawn, stands in profile to the left, his feet together, holding behind his back a flaming fire-brand, emitting thick clouds of smoke ..." (Source: George) This record contai... more

Senate, January 17, 1809, Resolution on Trade between Nations
[Family group - Smith, his wife and six children pointing at examples of their work]

[Family group - Smith, his wife and six children pointing at examples ...

(DLC/PP-1995:140.27) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 27. Title from Philadelphia Print Shop inventory. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

The strollers progress plte 1st. A peep at Black Jack's origin previous to his going to Douay [...] / Cruikshank, invt.

The strollers progress plte 1st. A peep at Black Jack's origin previou...

Scene in a poverty-stricken room, in which John Philip Kemble's father, Roger, as a barber, dresses a wig, while he (John) talks to his mother; Sarah, Stephen, Charles, and a younger sister are variously occupi... more

Architectural drawing for a frame ("looking glass frame for President's house") for Dolley Madison, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.

Architectural drawing for a frame ("looking glass frame for President'...

Working drawing showing looking glass frame and mantel in Blue Room as elevation; rendering. UNIT title devised. Client's name from The Architectural drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, 1994. Inscriptions on re... more

Five hundred dollars reward. Proclamation, by the deputy-mayor of the City of New York. Whereas there is reason to apprehend that the fire on Wednesday night, the 1st instant, in Cheapside Street, was the effect of design ... offer a reward of f

Five hundred dollars reward. Proclamation, by the deputy-mayor of the ...

2101 F 26 29 My 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $10.00.; On verso: 2101E26 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 Ephemer... more

Carte Gastronomique de la France

Carte Gastronomique de la France

Map illustrated with foods and wines of the different parts of France. Illus. in: Cadet de Gassicourt, Cours gastronomique, 1809. Ref. copy may be in Leonard Beck, Two "Loaf-Givers", p. 184. This record contain... more

Gideon Gooch to James Madison, October 8, 1809. Order to Pay.

Gideon Gooch to James Madison, October 8, 1809. Order to Pay.

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 house that Jack-built / I Spy I, delt.

The house that Jack-built / I Spy I, delt.

"Seven designs in two rows, three above and four below, the verses etched across the upper part of each ..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. [Williams]. Catalogue of Political... more

Matsubaya uchi Yachiyo

Matsubaya uchi Yachiyo

Print shows Yachiyo, a courtesan, full-length portrait, walking beneath blossoms with an attendant; she has several hairpins and her kimono has a design on the back showing writing equipment. Title and other de... more

Bernard.

Bernard.

Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Inscription above the plan: His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Esqr., a tract as marked in the plan B.W. to contain five hundred acres which is to be ... more

Map of state land tract, Greene Co. / done pursuant to law, Simeon DeWitt, Surveyor Gen'l.

Map of state land tract, Greene Co. / done pursuant to law, Simeon DeW...

Blueprint copy of manuscript survey map of real property and land grants in central Greene County (N.Y.). Shows tract numbers, acreages, line measurements in chains, line declinations in degrees/minutes, and na... more

Drawing, plate 9 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the collection of Benjamin West Esqr. P.R.A. / Wm. Charles fecit.

Drawing, plate 9 from an original drawing by Gaspar Poussin in the col...

Print shows three men conversing in a landscape with trees, buildings, and mountains in the background. Title from item. Alternate title from online source.

[Home of Lord Timothy Dexter, Newburyport, Massachusetts with wooden statues on pillars and passersby enjoying the view]

[Home of Lord Timothy Dexter, Newburyport, Massachusetts with wooden s...

(DLC/PP-1996:023.96) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 682. Erroneously inscribed below image: "John Rubens Smith, pinxt" before leaving England some time before 1807.... See also: PGA - Bufford View of ...... more

Thomas Paine's recantation! Thomas Paine's last moments

Thomas Paine's recantation! Thomas Paine's last moments

Seated in chair with woman (Mary Roscoe) at his side and 3 men in doorway. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Broadsides 180... more

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