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Sketch of the surprise of the French troups under General Girard by Lt. Gen. Hill of the allied army near Arrojo de los Molinos, 28th Obr. 1811 /

Sketch of the surprise of the French troups under General Girard by Lt...

Relief shown pictorially and by contours. Pen and ink. Includes view of "View of the Sierra over Aroyo de los Molinos." Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site a... more

William Prichard, 1811, Prospectus for Publication of a History of Modern Europe

William Prichard, 1811, Prospectus for Publication of a History of Mod...

Prospectus for Publication of a History of Modern Europe

George Joy to Joel Barlow, September 15, 1811. Copy.

George Joy to Joel Barlow, September 15, 1811. Copy.

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 new map of North America from the latest authorities /

A new map of North America from the latest authorities /

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

Map of the world with the most recent discoveries.

Map of the world with the most recent discoveries.

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-42

Moronobu utsushi torioi zu

Moronobu utsushi torioi zu

Print shows two female street musicians wearing kimonos, geta, and large hats, and playing shamisens. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. ... more

An act concerning the bank of Alexandria ... February 15, 1811.

An act concerning the bank of Alexandria ... February 15, 1811.

Imprint 1.; On verso : 12 00 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 183, Folder 8.

The United States, vs. the ship William, John Caig, claimant.- Appellants statement. [1811].

The United States, vs. the ship William, John Caig, claimant.- Appella...

On p. [4] : 1811. 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 228, Folder 7.

Edmund Randolph to James Madison, July 9, 1811.

Edmund Randolph to James Madison, July 9, 1811.

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/.

An analysis of country dancing, wherein all the figures used in that polite amusement are rendered familiar by engraved lines. Containing also, directions for composing almost any number of figures to one tune, with some entire new reels; together with the complete etiquette of the ball-room.

An analysis of country dancing, wherein all the figures used in that p...

Designed for "those who possess no knowledge whatsoever of country-dancing," the manual uses text, tables, and color-coded diagrams to explain the figures for English country dances. Performed as a series of fi... more

The gig shop or kicking up a breeze at Nell Hammiltons hop / Rowlandson, del.

The gig shop or kicking up a breeze at Nell Hammiltons hop / Rowlandso...

"Scene in a dance-room, which is roughly panelled, has a low platform across one end, and a small gallery (right) with a fiddler and a man blowing a French horn; it is lit by a hanging chandelier..." (Source: G... more

Love and beauty--Sartjee the Hottentot Venus

Love and beauty--Sartjee the Hottentot Venus

Print shows Sarah Baartman, a South African woman known as the Hottentot Venus, mostly naked, holding a long pole and smoking a pipe. A cupid sits on her exaggerated derriere saying "Take care of your hearts." ... more

Da Qing wan nian yi tong tian xia quan tu.

Da Qing wan nian yi tong tian xia quan tu.

Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Covers from Korea to India, from Russia to Brunei. Shows the world known to the Chinese, with China at the center of the map. Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Based on the orig... more

Late and highly important intelligence from France!!!. It is now ascertained, that the few American vessels released from France cost their owners, the full amount of them!! The French decrees not repealed, on the 13th of March!! American vessel

Late and highly important intelligence from France!!!. It is now ascer...

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 151, Folder 19.

Brigade orders. Militia election. Take notice, that an election will be held on the 28th instant, for the purpose of electing a Brigadier General, for the 2nd Brigade, 6th Division Pennsylvania Militia, in order to fill the vacancy of Brigadier

Brigade orders. Militia election. Take notice, that an election will b...

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 151, Folder 20.

Office of the agents of trustees Bank of the United States. Charleston 27th August, 1811. Sir. On examination of the money in the vaults of this office, we have just discovered that we have been robbed, by some villain or villains, by means unkn

Office of the agents of trustees Bank of the United States. Charleston...

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 28a.

James Madison to James Wilkinson, October 12, 1811.

James Madison to James Wilkinson, October 12, 1811.

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/.

Title page of Robert Smith, Address to the people of the United States (Baltimore, 1811)

Title page of Robert Smith, Address to the people of the United States...

Illus. in: Robert Smith, Address to the people of the United States (Baltimore, 1811). Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1980. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Shin yoshiwara sanmai tsuzuki

Shin yoshiwara sanmai tsuzuki

Print shows several women, with many hairpins and elaborate headdresses, walking down a corridor in a brothel, followed by a man wearing a mask. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-s... more

Monument on Beacon Hill, Boston / Sully, del. ; K. Turner, sc.

Monument on Beacon Hill, Boston / Sully, del. ; K. Turner, sc.

Designed by Charles Bulfinch. Illus. in: Portfolio (Nov. 1811), p. facing p. 409.

Iwai Hanshirō no Sagoemon musume Oyone

Iwai Hanshirō no Sagoemon musume Oyone

Print shows the actor Iwai, Hanshiro in the role of Oyone, Sagoemon's daughter, full-length, standing, facing left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialist... more

A new song on the death of Robert Howel Boston. Printed and sold by N. Coverly, Jun Milk-Street [1811?].

A new song on the death of Robert Howel Boston. Printed and sold by N....

Verse.; Howel, Robert. 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 49, Folder 14.

Nouveau plan des environs de Paris et Départt. de Seine et Oise.

Nouveau plan des environs de Paris et Départt. de Seine et Oise.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed on cover: Millard Fillmore.

Sakakiyama shirōtarō no tōgokuya sentarō

Sakakiyama shirōtarō no tōgokuya sentarō

Print shows the actor Sakakiyama Shirōtarō, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding a paper lantern on the end of a stick, in the role of Tōgokuya Sentarō. Title and other descriptive information c... more

Stilley to James Madison, November 20, 1811. Receipted Bill.

Stilley to James Madison, November 20, 1811. Receipted Bill.

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 Jonathan Russell, July 24, 1811.

James Madison to Jonathan Russell, July 24, 1811.

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Pidgeon hole. A Convent [sic] Garden contrivance to coop up the gods / Rowlandson, del.

Pidgeon hole. A Convent [sic] Garden contrivance to coop up the gods /...

"A close-up view of one of the 'pigeon holes' which flanked the upper gallery at Covent Garden..." (Source: George)

Fort Putnam, West Point

Fort Putnam, West Point

Illus. in: The Portfolio, 1811, v. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY West Point; Forts...; Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

[George Watterston, head-and-shoulders profile portrait; Librarian of Congress 1815-1829]

[George Watterston, head-and-shoulders profile portrait; Librarian of ...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. "Aetatis 28." Catalog no. 23, orig. in P&P.

Jew---[king] depreciating bank notes / [Williams].

Jew---[king] depreciating bank notes / [Williams].

"Lord King, with Jewish beard and profile, sits at a writing-table in a counting-house or estate-room to receive his rents ..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of P... more

Jack in a white squall, amongst breakers--on the lee shore of St. Catherines / By XYZ ; [W. Elmes, f.].

Jack in a white squall, amongst breakers--on the lee shore of St. Cath...

"A sailor stands full-face, legs astride, hands plunged through the bottomless pockets of his jacket; he squints violently, one eye turned on an uproar (left), the other on two termagants (right)..." (Source: G... more

Shinpan ukie shin yoshiwara ōmonuchi no zu

Shinpan ukie shin yoshiwara ōmonuchi no zu

Print shows a bird's-eye view of men and women passing through the gate between buildings in the New Yoshiwara. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in... more

Fort Clinton, West Point [N.Y.]

Fort Clinton, West Point [N.Y.]

Illus. in: The Portfolio, 1811, v. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY West Point; Forts...; Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

The death of General Wolfe

The death of General Wolfe

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bromley.

Matsu no hora no takasago no jō to uba

Matsu no hora no takasago no jō to uba

Print shows an elderly couple in a decayed hollow of a pine tree. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Shikishi Nishikie Surimono... more

Lumps of pudding / H. W. Bunbury, Esqr., delin. ; etch'd by W. Heath.

Lumps of pudding / H. W. Bunbury, Esqr., delin. ; etch'd by W. Heath.

Print shows 36 people at a country dance, wearing typical dress, though some women have elaborate head pieces. Title from item. Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires preserved in the Department of Prints ... more

The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues--on the Eastern Branch : calculated March 1811 : [Barney Circle S.E., Washington, D.C.].

The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues...

Survey map showing line dimensions and compass orientations. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis and crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster imag... more

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen and commonalty thereof /

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out ...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manh... more

Secchū sanbashi no geinin

Secchū sanbashi no geinin

Print shows two women, possibly geisha, and a male porter standing on a wharf on the edge of a river during a snow storm; they are holding umbrellas and wearing geta, there are boats on the river and a bridge i... more

Old Q.

Old Q.

The "Q" of the title is a letter formed of acanthus scrolls surrounding the head in profile to the left of the Duke of Queensberry. The head, in which the right eyelid is visible, appears to copied and enlarged... more

Let every Federalist do his duty, and Masschusetts will yet be saved!!! Federal republicans! Boston, April 1811.

Let every Federalist do his duty, and Masschusetts will yet be saved!!...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign. 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... more

Nabobs

Nabobs

Print shows profile portraits of 20 men, called nabobs, who are representatives of the East India Company that have returned home with newly acquired wealth, generally through dubious or corrupt means. Title fr... more

Segawa Rokō no Matsukaze

Segawa Rokō no Matsukaze

Print shows Segawa Roko, an actor, as Matsukaze, one of two sisters, with a shoulder pole carrying salt water from the sea.

George W. Erving to George Joy, June 2, 1811.

George W. Erving to George Joy, June 2, 1811.

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/.

Chūshun

Chūshun

Print shows a woman walking and holding the hand of a young boy who is carrying a small doll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: ... more

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by Samuel Coon, one of the branch pilots of New-York on board the Young Pilot, by way of Sandy-Hook, on the 27th Sept. 1811, and purchased by John Scudder, proprietor of the Ame

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by...

2101 E 27.; 29 May 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $4.00.; On verso: 2101E27 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 Ephem... more

George Joy to James Madison, October 18, 1811.

George Joy to James Madison, October 18, 1811.

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J. B. Colvin to James Madison, November 26, 1811.

J. B. Colvin to James Madison, November 26, 1811.

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David Bailie Warden to James Madison, March 18, 1811.

David Bailie Warden to James Madison, March 18, 1811.

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