Democratic Congressman from Illinois, 1843-1847; Senator, 1847-1861. Hallmark: J ROUSSEAU & CO. Written on back of plate: Douglas Facing the light / H. Pfister. Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978,... more
A virulent attack on the four conservative Rhode Island legislators who broke with the Law and Order Party to support a Democratic movement to free imprisoned radical Thomas Wilson Dorr. (On the Dorrite Rebelli... more
Patent medicine label for stomach disorders illustrated with full-length portrait of two Native Americans before a tipi, one standing, holding a bow and arrow, and the other kneeling, holding a bow. No. 274.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after sketch. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 505 (1865 June 3), p. 168.
Shows drainage, canals, stations, cities and towns, counties, canals, roads completed, narrow gauge and proposed railroads with names of lines. Includes list of railroads.