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Topic: albany

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A caucus held at Albany on sunday evening April 11th. 1824 by the N.Y. city members

A caucus held at Albany on sunday evening April 11th. 1824 by the N.Y....

A satire condemning the duplicity and conspiracy of the "Bucktail" faction of New York Democrats in their April 1824 ouster of New York's ex-governor DeWitt Clinton from his post as canal commissioner. The Lib... more

Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one of the engineers who assisted in contructing, prepared from actual survey.

Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one of the eng...

Detailed map of the Mohawk Valley from Troy to Rome showing drainage, relief by hachures, towns, and villages.

The Hudson River at Albany, U.S. Saturday July 18th 1846

The Hudson River at Albany, U.S. Saturday July 18th 1846

Drawing shows several ships at dock on the waterfront of the Hudson River, and a view of the landscape across the river of buildings in Hudson, New York.

Hudson River above Albany

Hudson River above Albany

Sketch shows the Hudson River above Albany, New York. Ships and ships' masts rise above trees and buildings that line the waterfront. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United Stat... more

The Albany contractors who have "influence" at Washington, and their victim

The Albany contractors who have "influence" at Washington, and their v...

Cartoon of corrupt U.S. Army uniform supply contractors, and soldier standing guard in tattered uniform.

The Late Hon. Erastus Corning / / photographed by E.S.M. Haines, Albany, New York. An alms basin. Turned out / drawn by Sol Eytinge, Jun., from a sketch by Thomas Worth

The Late Hon. Erastus Corning / / photographed by E.S.M. Haines, Alban...

Half-length portrait of Erastus Corning, facing slightly left; an alms plate; and evicted family on street.

Oh you kid!

Oh you kid!

Goat, "con--fusion," climbing steps to "Albany assembly" with man in top hat, possibly a legislator, and tammany tiger in back of building.

Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railroad and its connections.

Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air ...

Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Indicates coal field in Illinois a... more

The innocents / F. Opper.

The innocents / F. Opper.

Print shows a group of African American men, one, standing at center, is wearing a hat labeled "Judge Whitewashed", and the others are wearing hats labeled "Whitewasher No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, No. 6,... more

[Recumbent bull]

[Recumbent bull]

Drawing shows a bull lying down. Comparision with other drawings indicates that this drawing was done near Albany, New York, where Brown resided in 1842 and 1843.

[River scene]

[River scene]

Drawing shows two figures by the waterside, probably near Albany, New York, where Brown resided in 1842 and 1843.

Albany

Albany

Drawing shows a body of water, perhaps the Hudson River, with mountains rising on the far side and two houses on the near side. Brown was in Albany, New York in 1842 and 1843.

The knight of the wind-bag enters the senatorial field / Gillam.

The knight of the wind-bag enters the senatorial field / Gillam.

Illustration shows William M. Evarts as a knight on horseback with Whitelaw Reid as his page who is blowing a horn labeled "Evarts Letter" outside the "Albany Legislature" castle to announce Evarts' arrival. Re... more

No more of those hideous monuments! / Gillam.

No more of those hideous monuments! / Gillam.

Illustration shows Puck grabbing the arm of Uncle Sam who is staring in dismay at statues labeled "Coggswell, W.H. Seward Madison Square, Admiral Dupont Washington D.C., Custer West Point, George Washington Uni... more

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