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Disasters of the chase. For'ard! There! Found!

Disasters of the chase. For'ard! There! Found!

Illustration of a man crawling through what appears to be a muddy path in front of his horse, while fellow riders call out from the distance. No copyright information found with item. One of a series. Signed, l... more

Boutique de cordonnier / J.B. Debret et la Vtesse. de Portes, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, srs. d'Engelmann & Cie.

Boutique de cordonnier / J.B. Debret et la Vtesse. de Portes, delt. ; ...

Illustration showing interior of shoe store with shoemaker beating hand of worker and other workers making shoes while woman, nursing baby, looks on from the doorway. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique... more

El gobernador del estado libre de Coahuila y Texas á sus habitantes ... Monclova 31 de agosto de 1834. Juan José Elguezabal. Juan Antonio Padilla secretario.

El gobernador del estado libre de Coahuila y Texas á sus habitantes .....

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 5.

[Blacksmith trying to shoe a horse while another horse interferes]

[Blacksmith trying to shoe a horse while another horse interferes]

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title devised by Library staff. "24/1/34" written in image, lower left. Gift; Lewis Clephane, Wash., D.C.; 1925; (DLC/PP-1925:46838).

[Study for bank-note vignette: Finance or Security]

[Study for bank-note vignette: Finance or Security]

Purchase; John Carbonell; 1980, (DLC/PP-1981:026.2).

The decapitation of a great block head by the mysterious agency of the claret coloured coat

The decapitation of a great block head by the mysterious agency of the...

A cryptic and anonymous satire probably referring to the 1834 "decapitation" of the wooden figure-head of Andrew Jackson, placed on the ship "Constitution" when it was refitted at Boston. The deed was perpetrat... more

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver Evans]

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Boston mechanic and journal of the useful arts and sciences. Boston : G.W. Light & Co., 1834 July, p. 17. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of ... more

Die Chinesische Küste : der Provinz Kuang-tung, zu beiden Seiten des Meridians von Macao.

Die Chinesische Küste : der Provinz Kuang-tung, zu beiden Seiten des M...

A striking, rare and attractive large-scale early 19th century chart of the mouth of the Pearl River focusing on the region around present-day Macao and Hong Kong. The top left of the engraving is filled with ... more

Jacob Brown / painted by J.W. Jarvis ; eng. by A.B. Durand from copy by James Herring.

Jacob Brown / painted by J.W. Jarvis ; eng. by A.B. Durand from copy b...

Print shows Jacob Brown, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, wearing uniform and hat, and holding gloves in left hand. Includes facsimile signature. Title from item. The New York Historical Society pos... more

Negroes de carro ; Barque Brésilienne faite avec un cuir de boeuf

Negroes de carro ; Barque Brésilienne faite avec un cuir de boeuf

Ilustrations show Black laborers hauling loaded cart on street and a small boat towed by man in water. Lithograph by Thierry freres. Illus. in: Jean Debret. Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil... Paris, ... more

[2 Blacks carrying gentleman in hammock attached to pole; also 2 mules carrying man in sedan chair]

[2 Blacks carrying gentleman in hammock attached to pole; also 2 mules...

Lithograph by Thierry freres. Illus. in: Debret, Voyage...au Bresil, 1834-1839, Pl. 15. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: T... more

James Madison, December 25, 1834. Account of bank deposits.

James Madison, December 25, 1834. Account of bank deposits.

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/.

L'exécution de la punition de fouet ; Nègres ào tronco / J.B. Debret, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succrs. de Engelmann & Cie.

L'exécution de la punition de fouet ; Nègres ào tronco / J.B. Debret, ...

Illustrations showing black man being whipped to death in the street and black prisoners lying on floor with feet in stocks. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil, depuis 1816 jusqu'en 1831 ... ... more

Le chirurgien nègre ; Boutique d'un marchand de viande de porc / J.B. Debret, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succ. de Engelmann.

Le chirurgien nègre ; Boutique d'un marchand de viande de porc / J.B. ...

Illustrations showing a black surgeon tending to patients in the street and pork seller's shop with men selling and carving meat. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil, depuis 1816 jusqu'en 1831... more

"The government." No. 1, [Eye] take the responsibility

"The government." No. 1, [Eye] take the responsibility

A satire on Andrew Jackson's "Kitchen Cabinet," the pejorative name given his informal circle of close advisors. The print appeared during the heated controversy incited by Jackson's discontinuation of federal ... more

Charleston.

Charleston.

Shows land ownership, lands of the William Bingham estate, acreages, and lot dimensions in Charleston Township, Tioga County, Pa. Title on label affixed to verso: Charleston. From the William Bingham estate map... more

De quoi?...travailler...bon pour des feignas... / Charlet.

De quoi?...travailler...bon pour des feignas... / Charlet.

A vagabond, his hat tipped over his eye, his clothing disheveled, addresses two workers, a soldier & child: "Long live the riots: Long live wine! Long live love and the institutions which assure my future." Gih... more

Map of the United States compiled from the latest and most  accurate surveys by Amos Lay, geographer & map publisher, New York.

Map of the United States compiled from the latest and most accurate s...

Detailed map of the eastern United States to about the 97th Meridian. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, cities, towns and villages, canals, roads, and railroads in operation and p... more

Andrew Jackson. President of the United States

Andrew Jackson. President of the United States

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting in a chair, facing front, with legs crossed and hands on lap.

Rules of the Ulster County Bank ... C. Bruyn Cashier. Kingston, July 1, 1834.

Rules of the Ulster County Bank ... C. Bruyn Cashier. Kingston, July 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 118, Folder 19.

The battle at Bunker's Hill near Boston. June 17, 1775 / John Trumbull delt. ; Archer & Boilly sc.

The battle at Bunker's Hill near Boston. June 17, 1775 / John Trumbull...

Print shows British and American soldiers in hand-to-hand combat during the Battle of Bunker Hill; among the soldiers depicted are Major General Joseph Warren, Captain Thomas Gardner, Major Andrew McClary, Colo... more

Supreme court of the U. States. January term, 1834. The United States, vs. John Huertas Appeal from the Superior court for the District of East Florida. [Washington, D. C. 1834].

Supreme court of the U. States. January term, 1834. The United States,...

On verso: D. 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 231, Folder 2.

Grecian doric, from the Temple of Minerva at Athens

Grecian doric, from the Temple of Minerva at Athens

Architectural drawings in Edward Shaw, "Civil Architecture" 1834, plate 37. Reference copy may be available in Lot 4249. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Greec... more

Gobierno supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El gobernador del Estado de Coahuila y Tejas á todes sus habitantes sared: que la honorable diputacion permanente, unida con el Ecsmo, consejo, y senores dipatados que se hallan en la capita

Gobierno supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El gobernador d...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 4.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Reflected ceiling plan]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Reflected ceiling plan]

Inscription on recto: "Davis" - "PLAN OF THE CEILINGS IN THE CAPITOL OF THE UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON." - "B.H. LATROBE & CHAS. BULFINCH ESQRS. PRINCIPAL ARCHITECTS." - "W. Phelps Print." - "PUBLISHED BY I. TOW... more

James Madison to William H. Winder, September 15, 1834.

James Madison to William H. Winder, September 15, 1834.

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/.

100 dollars reward. Ran away from the subscriber, living near Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on the night of the 4th instant two negro men Robert & Lewis ... John Lock. October 6, 1834. Charlestown: Printed at the Virginia Free Press O

100 dollars reward. Ran away from the subscriber, living near Charlest...

Title.; Reward. 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 186, Folder 26.

Brazil with Guiana & Paraguay.

Brazil with Guiana & Paraguay.

From D.H. Burr, New universal atlas, 1834. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

James Madison to United States Naval Lyceum, February 20, 1834.

James Madison to United States Naval Lyceum, February 20, 1834.

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/.

Map of the route of the proposed New York & Erie Railroad, as surveyed in 1834, reduced from the plans as returned by Benjn. Wright, Civil Engineer, D. R. Harrison, sc.

Map of the route of the proposed New York & Erie Railroad, as surveyed...

Shows New York state from Westchester County to Lake Erie, and part of northern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The line was chartered on April 24, 1832. See entry 404. Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Railroad maps, 481 D... more

Divers convois funébres ; Qûete pour l'entretien de l'église du Rosario / J.B. Debret et la Vesse. de Portes, del. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succrs. de Engelmann & Cie.

Divers convois funébres ; Qûete pour l'entretien de l'église du Rosari...

Illustrations showing funeral procession and carriage with coffin outside church steps, and a nobleman seated inside church with Brazilian parishioners, possibly wishing to have audience with the nobleman. Illu... more

Capt. J. D. Woodside's patent pump or ship for measuring correctly the depth of water in the hold of a vessel ... Washington, D. C. August 9th, 1834.

Capt. J. D. Woodside's patent pump or ship for measuring correctly the...

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 195, Folder 11.

Fujikawa

Fujikawa

Print shows travelers paying respects at a roadside shrine at the Fujikawa station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-20... more

[Survey of lands in Blue Ridge between Manassass Gap, Ashby's and Sincker's Gap in Clarke and Warren counties : Rawleigh Colston's land].

[Survey of lands in Blue Ridge between Manassass Gap, Ashby's and Sinc...

Shows the names of some residents. Title devised by cataloger. Each sheet pasted together in 4 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1240 Available also through the Library of ... more

Andrew resolute Uncle Sam's faithful teamster, taking the produce of the farms, to another storehouse; and giving Uncle Sam his, reasons for so doing

Andrew resolute Uncle Sam's faithful teamster, taking the produce of t...

The artist supports Andrew Jackson's decision to withdraw federal funds from the Bank of the United States and distribute them among various state banks. Henry Clay and Bank president Nicholas Biddle's efforts... more

J.Q. Adams / engd. by V. Balch from a painting by Durant.

J.Q. Adams / engd. by V. Balch from a painting by Durant.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

Funeral honors, to the memory of La Fayette The exercises at the church, Thursday, July 24th. 1834 ... [Albany, 1834].

Funeral honors, to the memory of La Fayette The exercises at the churc...

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 118, Folder 20.

H. G. Reynolds to James Madison, May 15, 1834.

H. G. Reynolds to James Madison, May 15, 1834.

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/.

Dreadful fracas atween the Gineral and the Bentons at Nashvil

Dreadful fracas atween the Gineral and the Bentons at Nashvil

Left to right: Col. Coffy, Thomas Hart Benton, Alexander Donaldson, Andrew Jackson, Jess Benton (prone), Capt. Hammond, and Stukely Hays. Title from item. Illus. in: The life of Andrew Jackson, president of the... more

Brulement de l'effigie du juda, le samedi saint / J.B. Debret et la Vesse. de Portes, del. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succrs. de Engelmann & Cie.

Brulement de l'effigie du juda, le samedi saint / J.B. Debret et la Ve...

Illustrations showing townspeople watching the hanging and burning of an effigy of a traitor and demons hanging a Saturday saint from a tree. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil, depuis 1816 j... more

Nègres cangueiros ; Différentes nations nègres / J.B. Debret, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succrs. de Engelmann & Cie.

Nègres cangueiros ; Différentes nations nègres / J.B. Debret, delt. ; ...

Illustrations showing men transporting large cask and nine faces showing scarification and hairstyle patterns of different black tribes. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil, depuis 1816 jusqu'... more

Family amalgamation among the men-stealers

Family amalgamation among the men-stealers

African American children serving food to a white family. Illus. in: Picture of slavery in the United States of America / George Bourne. Middletown, Conn. : E. Hunt, 1834, p. 91. Reference copy in: LOT 4422-A-2.

Marchand de tabac ; L'aveugle chanteur ; Marchande de pandelos / J.B. Debret, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, succrs. de Engelmann.

Marchand de tabac ; L'aveugle chanteur ; Marchande de pandelos / J.B. ...

Illustrations showing men in chains (possibly fugitives or slaves) outside a tobacco shop; blind street singer; woman vendor selling food to men. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil, depuis 18... more

Whig dinner to the Senators of Massachusetts. An adjourned meeting of the subscribers to the Whig Dinner, was held at the Mansion House, on Monday evening last ... Salem, July 23, 1834.

Whig dinner to the Senators of Massachusetts. An adjourned meeting of ...

2182 C 26 28 Apr. 44.; Rec. R. B. May 1944. 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 56, Folder 8a.

The carrier boy's address to its patrons. New Year 1834.

The carrier boy's address to its patrons. New Year 1834.

On verso: 534149. Ja 3, 38. 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 56, Folder 6a.

Enterrement d'une femme Nègre ; Convoi funèbre d'un fils de roi Nègre / J.B. Debret, delt. ; lith. de Thierry Frères, srs. de Engelmann & Cie.

Enterrement d'une femme Nègre ; Convoi funèbre d'un fils de roi Nègre ...

Illustrations showing men and women carrying palanquin with the body of a black woman inside church for burial and the funeral procession for the son of a black king. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et historique... more

Connecticut /

Connecticut /

Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1834 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." At top middle margin: Tanner's universal atlas. At... more

The Citizens calendar. 1835. [Troy, N. Y. 1834].

The Citizens calendar. 1835. [Troy, N. Y. 1834].

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 118, Folder 22.

Tioga, new nos.

Tioga, new nos.

Shows land ownership, lands of the William Bingham estate, acreages, and lot dimensions in Tioga Township, Tioga County, Pa. Title from label affixed on verso. Title at top: Tio[ga Township?]. Alternate title a... more

Shonin tozan

Shonin tozan

Print shows pilgrims climbing mountainside trail toward cave filled with arriving pilgrims.

James Madison to Isaac S. Lyon, September 20, 1834.

James Madison to Isaac S. Lyon, September 20, 1834.

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 map of the incorporated village of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, state of New York /

A map of the incorporated village of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, st...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows all buildings, cadastral lot/tract lines, selected landowners' names, and wooded areas. Published: Poughkeepsie, September 1834. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, cracked, to... more

Ladies whipping girls

Ladies whipping girls

A white woman whipping a slave girl. Illus. in: Picture of slavery in the United States of America / George Bourne. Middletown, Conn. : E. Hunt, 1834, p. 109. Reference copy in: LOT 4422-A-3.

The National calendar, and annals of the United States; for MDCCCXXXIV Vol. XII. Containing the names of all the officers and agents of the United States civil, military, and naval (except postmasters,) with their places of employment, compensat

The National calendar, and annals of the United States; for MDCCCXXXIV...

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 195, Folder 14.

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