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[Different species of bats, with details of heads, wing and teeth structure] / Fournier, sc. ; N. Remond, imp.

[Different species of bats, with details of heads, wing and teeth stru...

Illus. in: Le regne animale / Georges Cuvier. Paris : Fortin, Masson et cie, [1836-1849]. pl. 24. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 95.

John C. Payne to Richard Smith, November 21, 1836.

John C. Payne to Richard Smith, November 21, 1836.

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James Madison to L. R. Bailey, January 5, 1836.

James Madison to L. R. Bailey, January 5, 1836.

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Sir: We send, herewith, a "Review of the report of the Corporation of Washington against the acceptance of the act of the State of Maryland for completing the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal" to which we respectfully call your attention ... Washington

Sir: We send, herewith, a "Review of the report of the Corporation of ...

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 196, Folder 3.

All fours-important state of the game-the knave about to be lost

All fours-important state of the game-the knave about to be lost

The presidential campaign of 1836 viewed as a card game by a satirist in sympathy with the Whigs. Opposing candidates Martin Van Buren (Democrat) and William Henry Harrison (Whig) face each other across a card... More

Thomas Paine / J. Shury & Son sculp.

Thomas Paine / J. Shury & Son sculp.

Print shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Probably based on 1792 painting by George Romney.

To the Honorable Senate and the House of representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The undersigned, citizens of Massachusetts, respectfully represent that they have reason to believe that the foreign slave trade is now carried on to

To the Honorable Senate and the House of representatives of the Common...

On verso: Petition to Legislature of Mass Foreign Slave Trade. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... More

Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Ferry Wharf, Chelsea to Beverly.

Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Ferry Wharf,...

Topographical strip map of part of Massachusetts showing relief by hachures, drainage, property owners names, roads, and the lines of survey. Includes geological cross-section profile. [From published bibliogra... More

Map of the village of Highgate, Franklin County, state of Vermont /

Map of the village of Highgate, Franklin County, state of Vermont /

Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, selected landowners, and selected buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, stained. Available also through th... More

American white pelican (pelicanu americanus), and male adult / drawn from nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S. F.L.S. ; engraved, printed, & coloured by R. Havell, 1836.

American white pelican (pelicanu americanus), and male adult / drawn f...

Illus. in: The birds of America / John James Audubon. 4 vols. London, 1827-1838, pl. 311. (Elephant Folio) Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 119.

Map of Wattsburgh, Venango Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania /

Map of Wattsburgh, Venango Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania /

Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, and some dimensions. Does not show landowners' names. Oriented with north to the left. Purchase; FY '13 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; July 2013. LC copy imp... More

[George Washington]

[George Washington]

Print shows George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform, holding sword at side in right hand, with left arm raised in parting gesture, aide with horse on th... More

Plan of the city of Baltimore

Plan of the city of Baltimore

Shows wards. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christian era A. D. 12099 with the Sunday letters for the same period. by S. F. Urquhart. New York. Silvester & Bryson, printers and publishers. 1836.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christ...

On verso: So. Dis. N. York, 1833. 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 29a.

James Madison. Summary, Service to His Country. 1836.

James Madison. Summary, Service to His Country. 1836.

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Hebi taiji no fuji

Hebi taiji no fuji

Print shows a thatched-roof dwelling next to a large tree with mountains in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the... More

Samuel Miller to Benjamin King, April 30, 1836. Recommendation.

Samuel Miller to Benjamin King, April 30, 1836. Recommendation.

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Dolley Payne Madison to Lucy Payne Todd, May 9, 1836.

Dolley Payne Madison to Lucy Payne Todd, May 9, 1836.

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James Madison to William C. Rives, January 26, 1836.

James Madison to William C. Rives, January 26, 1836.

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Address of the Journeymen bookbinders, of the City and County of Philadelphia ... Philadelphia. January 27, 1836.

Address of the Journeymen bookbinders, of the City and County of Phila...

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 153, Folder 33.

Sanki fukaku katachi o kuzusu no fuji

Sanki fukaku katachi o kuzusu no fuji

Print shows two men carrying swords, one also carries a rifle, stopping on a path to light their pipes, view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spon... More

Ooigawa okegoe no fuji

Ooigawa okegoe no fuji

Print shows several people in a large tub floating down the River Oi with a view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists ... More

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

An imaginative portrayal (with overt propaganda value) of an event in the Texas war of independence --the surrender of Mexican commander Santa Anna and his brother-in-law General Martin Perfecto de Cos, to Amer... More

Murasame no fuji

Murasame no fuji

Print shows travelers walking in the rain, two are using shoulder poles to carry parcels. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the s... More

James Madison to Darius Darling, March 4, 1836.

James Madison to Darius Darling, March 4, 1836.

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To the Democratic voters of Frederick County Fellow-citizens of the county of Frederick: An important aera in the history of our country is fast approaching. On the first Monday in November next, you will be called upon to exercise the highest r

To the Democratic voters of Frederick County Fellow-citizens of the co...

Political campaign.; On verso: 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 186, Folder 28.

[Title page from Davy Crockett's Almanack (1836), vol. 1, no. 2, illus. with "Crockett's method of wading the Mississippi" (on stilts)]

[Title page from Davy Crockett's Almanack (1836), vol. 1, no. 2, illus...

Illus. in: Davy Crockett's Almanack, 1836, v. 1, no. 2, title page. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Almanacs; Humor; Stilts; B.I.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed Columbus & Pensacola Rail Road, accompanying the report of Major J. D. Graham, U.S. Topographical Engr. Feb. 6th, 1836; drawn chiefly from the original surveys in the Gen. Land Office at Washington by Wm. R. Palmer, U.S. Asst. Civil Engr.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed ...

Map of southern Alabama and part of western Florida showing roads, cities, and drainage. Scale ca. 1:800,000. At head of title: No. 1. From Letter from the Secretary of War. LC Railroad maps, 388 Description de... More

Shinobazu no ike

Shinobazu no ike

Print shows pedestrians on a tree-lined promenade that bisects the Shinobazu Pond, with buidings on stilts along the shoreline. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo prin... More

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, having compelled the unfortunate inhabitants to abondon their homes, in such haste as to deprive them of the power of furnishing themselves with the necessities of life- and we

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, h...

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 136, Folder 20.

General Jackson slaying the many headed monster

General Jackson slaying the many headed monster

A satire on Andrew Jackson's campaign to destroy the Bank of the United States and its support among state banks. Jackson, Martin Van Buren, and Jack Downing struggle against a snake with heads representing the... More

James Madison to C. Fenimore Williston, March 19, 1836.

James Madison to C. Fenimore Williston, March 19, 1836.

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Map of Dexter in Jefferson County N.Y. /

Map of Dexter in Jefferson County N.Y. /

Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, sold lots, and street names. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ... More

To the Honorable the House of representatives of the United States: The undersigned of in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, respectfully remonstrate against all orders or resolutions of your honorable body 'abridging the right of the people to

To the Honorable the House of representatives of the United States: Th...

On verso: 1835. 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 81, Folder 3.

Jinnoowine [i.e. "genuine"] Johnson ticket. "Carrying the war into Africa"

Jinnoowine [i.e. "genuine"] Johnson ticket. "Carrying the war into Afr...

An illustrated election ticket for the presidential campaign of 1836. Oddly, the ticket lists Ohio's Democratic electors for Van Buren while making a vicious and obscene slur on the wife of his running-mate Ri... More

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

The title page illustration at the left for Dickens' "Sketches by Boz," shows a crowd of people waving to two men leaving in a hot air balloon. The adjacent illustration, for p. 149, "Seven Dials," shows a cr... More

James Madison to George Tucker, June 27, 1836.

James Madison to George Tucker, June 27, 1836.

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[Title page and frontis. of The Stranger's Gift, Boston, 1836 (Hermann Bokum, ed.)]

[Title page and frontis. of The Stranger's Gift, Boston, 1836 (Hermann...

Illus. in: The Stranger's Gift, Boston, 1836, title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4446. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI Works; Holidays; RBD; Shelf.

High places in government like steep rocks only accessible to eagles and reptiles

High places in government like steep rocks only accessible to eagles a...

Campaign satire predicting Whig presidential candidate William Henry Harrison's ascendancy over Democrat Martin Van Buren. In the center of the print is a mountain with a statue of George Washington, "Pater Pat... More

A gone case. A scene in Wall-Street

A gone case. A scene in Wall-Street

A comic scene representing two New York city political factions, the Whigs and the radical Democrats (or "Loco Focos"), as scuffling newsboys. The scene takes place before the half-built Customs House, where se... More

James Madison to Bernard Peyton, May 10, 1836.

James Madison to Bernard Peyton, May 10, 1836.

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Kanagawa

Kanagawa

Print shows travelers walking up incline on the Tōkaidō Road at the Kanagawa station with village buildings and harbor with ships on the left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spo... More

A map of a portion of the Indian country lying east and west of the Mississippi River to the forty sixth degree of north latitude from personal observation made in the autumn of 1835 and recent authentic documents /

A map of a portion of the Indian country lying east and west of the Mi...

Accompanied by: Geological report of an examination made in 1834 of the elevated country between the Missouri and Red rivers / by G.W. Featherstonhaugh. Washington : Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1835. (97 p., [... More

James Madison to Caleb Cushing, February 9, 1836.

James Madison to Caleb Cushing, February 9, 1836.

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Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.

Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling...

Shows longitude west from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1835, by S. Augustus Mitchell ..." The paper edition of this map appears in Bishop Davenport's A New Gazett... More

Map of the Indian tribes of North America, about 1600 A.D. along the Atlantic, & about 1800 A.D. westwardly /

Map of the Indian tribes of North America, about 1600 A.D. along the A...

Relief shown pictorially. "Pendleton's Lithography." From: American Antiquarian Society. Transactions and collections. Vol. 2, 1836, fol. p. 264. Hand colored to show the location of Indian tribes and 11 lingui... More

Navy Yard, Brooklyn - for the Ladies' Companion / drawn by Lundie.

Navy Yard, Brooklyn - for the Ladies' Companion / drawn by Lundie.

Print shows a group of people standing on a decayed section of the docks at the Navy Yard in Brooklyn, New York. Title from item. Illus. in: The Ladies' Companion.... New York : W.W. Snowden, v. 5, (1836 July),... More

Map showing the lands assigned to emigrant Indians west of Arkansas and Missouri.

Map showing the lands assigned to emigrant Indians west of Arkansas an...

From: [Documents concerning Col. Henry Dodge's expedition to the Rocky Mountains], House Document 181, 24th Cong., 1st session, 1835-36, serial 289. LC Many nations, 200 Exhibition: Indians of North America, Li... More

Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island.

Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court o... More

By his Excellency, Thomas W. Veanzey, Governor of Maryland. A proclamation ... do appoint and proclaim Monday, the 21st of November, instant, as the time of the next meeting of the General Assembly ... Given under my hand and seal ... this eight

By his Excellency, Thomas W. Veanzey, Governor of Maryland. A proclama...

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A free public dinner in honor of the Hon. Jas K. Polk will be given at Lewisburgh in Marshall county, on Thursday the 6th of October. The Citizens of Marshall and the adjoining counties are respectfully invited to attend and participate ... Sept

A free public dinner in honor of the Hon. Jas K. Polk will be given at...

Polk, James K. 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 174, Folder 38.

[Copy of a letter from Th. B. Reiley to Doctor William Jones and a notice to the public] Washington 9th, December, 1836.

[Copy of a letter from Th. B. Reiley to Doctor William Jones and a not...

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 196, Folder 4.

Democratic ticket. Going the whole hog

Democratic ticket. Going the whole hog

An illustrated election ticket for Martin Van Buren and Richard M. Johnson, listing Ohio Democratic electors for the presidential race of 1836. The ticket is illustrated with a small vignette of a man carrying ... More

Surely, Love is between us

Surely, Love is between us

Quaker couple sitting demurely, with cupid sitting between them. Illus. in: Everybody's Album, 1836, v. 1, p. 147. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.