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The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained. Wherein the manner of performing all steps in ball dancing is made easy by a new and familiar method. In two parts ... The whole containing sixty figures drawn from the life, and curiously engraved on copper plates.

The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained. Wherein the mann...

This is a translation of one of the most important sources for the study and reconstruction of eighteenth-century dance--Pierre Rameau's 1725 Le maître a danser. Translated by English dancer and writer John Es... more

George Muter, March 13, 1781, Memorandum of Cannon and Ball Available at Foundry; with List

George Muter, March 13, 1781, Memorandum of Cannon and Ball Available ...

Memorandum of Cannon and Ball Available at Foundry; with List

Lord mayor's feast at Guildhall 1786 - no dinner, no ball

Lord mayor's feast at Guildhall 1786 - no dinner, no ball

Print shows a large group of city officials gathered around a table in Guildhall, some are jumping up and down on the table and have lost their hats and wigs. Posted on the wall are two notices: (1) "Nov. 1st 1... more

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ever used in country dances, in a way so easy and familiar, that persons of the meanest capacity may in a short time acquire (without the aid of a master) a complete knowledge of that rational and polite amusement. To which are added, instructions for dancing some entire new reels; together with the rules, regulations, and complete etiquette of the ball room.

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ...

This is the first of several books published by Wilson on the subject of English country dancing. Performed as a series of figures by a column of men facing a column of women, the English country dance was one ... more

[Domestic cat with two kittens, one playing with a ball of string]

[Domestic cat with two kittens, one playing with a ball of string]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed with number in upper right corner: 5. Paper watermarked at bottom center: in Basel. Inscribed in pencil on verso: 1227 U 5 D 57.

Packing up after a country ball

Packing up after a country ball

Scene in the Assembly Rooms of a country town. Guests (tiny figures) descending staircase. Ladies adjusting cloaks and pattens, or kilting up petticoats. Two men lounge cynically on the right and a third adjust... more

In honor of the election of our distinguished fellow-citizen General Andrew Jackson, to the presidency of the United States, you are respectfully invited to attend a ball in Nashville ... Nashville, December 10, 1828.

In honor of the election of our distinguished fellow-citizen General A...

Printed on satin.; Jackson, Andrew.; On verso: 09-82-038.351 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... more

[Optical illusion disc with a face catching a ball and a man with blackface taking a bow]

[Optical illusion disc with a face catching a ball and a man with blac...

The disc is spun displaying the illusion of motion of a face catching a ball in a circle at the center of the disc and a man with blackface taking a bow in a circle at the outer edge of the disc. Published in: ... more

Tippecanoe inauguration ball, March 4, 1841 : [invitation].

Tippecanoe inauguration ball, March 4, 1841 : [invitation].

Unaddressed printed invitation to William Henry Harrison's "Tippecanoe" inaugural ball held at Carusi's Saloon in Washington, D.C., on Thursday evening, 4th of March, 1841, one of three balls attended by Harris... more

Tippecanoe March 4, 1841. Inauguration ball, the managers request the honor of company at Carusi's Saloon, on Thursday evening, 4th of March, 1841. Baltimore: Murphy [1841].

Tippecanoe March 4, 1841. Inauguration ball, the managers request the ...

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 30, Folder 22a.

Inauguration ball. The honor of company is requested at the inauguration ball at the New Washington assembly rooms. 1841.

Inauguration ball. The honor of company is requested at the inaugurati...

Invitation. 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 232, Folder 14.

Democratic inauguration ball. Sir: You are no doubt aware that extensive preparations are being made by the Democratic Association of the District of Columbia ... to give a magnificient ball on the evening of the 4th of March next, in honor of t

Democratic inauguration ball. Sir: You are no doubt aware that extensi...

Inauguration. 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 197, Folder 44.

Democratic Inauguration Ball. [Mrs. Anna Maria Wilson] The Pleasure of your company is respectfully solicited at a BALL to be given at the National Theatre, on the evening of the 4th of March, 1845. In honor of the President and vice President e

Democratic Inauguration Ball. [Mrs. Anna Maria Wilson] The Pleasure of...

Gift Mrs. Thos. H. Adams June 14, 1961.; On verso: Gift Mrs. Thos. H. Adams June 14, 1961. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGM... more

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the Baden, mazurka figures &c. &c. to which is appended the music of the celebrated Redowa waltz, now first published in the United States.

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the...

Compiled by a publisher and small enough to fit into a pocket, this manual gives directions for polka quadrilles, mazurka quadrilles, and "The New Redowa," all "as taught by Mr. Durang and daughter." Other danc... more

Reminiscences of a fancy dress ball, in Philadelphia, February 1850 / drawn from nat: & on stone by C. Harnisch ; P.S. Duval's steam lith. Press, Philada.

Reminiscences of a fancy dress ball, in Philadelphia, February 1850 / ...

Print shows a crowd at "Masonic Hall" during "Naylor's Grand Fancy Dress Party", a masquerade with an orchestra playing on the right as revelers mingle on the main floor and on the balconies. [Source: Library C... more

Whig young men's ball commemorative of the birth of Washington and the Battle of Buena Vista. Friday evening, February 22d, 1850 at the Musical Fund Hall. The honor of 's company is particularly requested. [Philadelphia 1850].

Whig young men's ball commemorative of the birth of Washington and 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 156, Folder 1.

The ball room guide, being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille,

The ball room guide, being a compendium of the theory, practice, and e...

This manual begins, as do others of the period, with a general introduction that covers the necessity of dancing and a brief history of dance. Declaring that bodily exercise "drives away sorrow and care," the a... more

Second ward. Register. William J. McCormick Z. K. Offutt, Peter M. Pearson. Collector. Robert J. Roche. Surveyor. Henry W. Ball. Alderman. Beniah Willett ... Common Council. Nicholas Callan ... Assessor. George H. Plant ... [Boston 1853].

Second ward. Register. William J. McCormick Z. K. Offutt, Peter M. Pea...

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 61, Folder 21a.

Sixth ward. Workingmen's ticket. For collector S. S. Briggs. For register, Z. K. Offutt. For Surveyor. H. W. Ball. For alderman Robert Clarke. For Common Council. William Morgan, Henry Steward, Thomas E. Jacobs. For Assessor. John Russell. [June

Sixth ward. Workingmen's ticket. For collector S. S. Briggs. For regis...

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 61, Folder 21.

Grand ball. Your company is respectfully requested at a ball to be given by Ellen Grant, at Schwartz' Hall, on G street, between 17th and 18th streets, October 16th, 1854.

Grand ball. Your company is respectfully requested at a ball to be giv...

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 201, Folder 39.

Musicians' military & civic ball, complimentary to the Lowell cornet band, at French's Hall, on Thursday evening. Nov. 16th, 1854.

Musicians' military & civic ball, complimentary to the Lowell cornet 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 61, Folder 36.

Ball's patent indestructible water and gas pipe, made of wrought iron, lined with & laid in hydraulic cement, manufactured by the "Water & gas pipe co.," at Jersey City, N. J ... The company are prepared to take and execute contracts to construc

Ball's patent indestructible water and gas pipe, made of wrought iron,...

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 202, Folder 10.

Inauguration ball in the immense building erected for the purpose in Judiciary Square, Washington City, March 4th, 1857

Inauguration ball in the immense building erected for the purpose in J...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 3, 1857 March 21, p. 241. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Buchanan, James Inauguration, 1857.

Grand national inauguration ball, March Fourth, 1857 : [invitation].

Grand national inauguration ball, March Fourth, 1857 : [invitation].

Printed invitation to James Buchanan's inaugural ball held at at Washington, D.C.'s Judiciary Square in a special building erected for the event to accomodate 6,000 people. The invitation lists the "managers" ... more

The last ball of the season / A. Hoppin.

The last ball of the season / A. Hoppin.

Print shows a dance in progress in a ballroom. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 2, no. 60 (1858 February 20), p. 120.

The Napier Ball at Willard's Hotel, Washington City, on February 17, 1859 / E. Hooper, del.

The Napier Ball at Willard's Hotel, Washington City, on February 17, 1...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. III, no. 114 (1859 March 5), p. 152. Title from item.

"A friend in need is a friend indeed." The friends and acquaintances of Mr. Charles Blue and all his well, wishers knowing his abilities and qualifications, and also his distress at the present time, have tendered him a complimentary ball, to co

"A friend in need is a friend indeed." The friends and acquaintances o...

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 64, Folder 29.

The ball at Tammany Hall, New York, on January 8, 1860, in commemoration of the anniversary of the battle of New Orleans

The ball at Tammany Hall, New York, on January 8, 1860, in commemorati...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1860. Reference copy may be in LOT 4394 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Ball given by the City of New York to the Japan[es]e embassy at the Metropolitan Hotel, June 25, 1860

Ball given by the City of New York to the Japan[es]e embassy at the Me...

Print shows many people seated and standing at a ball in the ballroom of the Metropolitan Hotel, New York City, New York. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 4, no. 183 (1860 June 30), pp. 408-09.

Grand ball given by the citizens of New York to the Prince of Wales, at the Academy of Music, October 12, 1860

Grand ball given by the citizens of New York to the Prince of Wales, a...

Illustration showing an elaborate ball at the Academy of Music in New York. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 4, no. 199 (1860 Oct. 20), pp. 664-5.

[Two unidentified soldiers in Union private's uniforms sitting next to table with cannon ball on top; one soldier has an amputated leg and holds crutches]

[Two unidentified soldiers in Union private's uniforms sitting next to...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-19. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Un... more

The Civil War in America--retreat of the Federalists after the fight at Ball's Bluff, upper Potomac, Virginia / from a sketch by our special artist.

The Civil War in America--retreat of the Federalists after the fight a...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1861 Nov. 23, p. 514.

Union ball. 1861. The honor of Mrs. Lewis S. Haydens' company is requested at the Union Ball on Monday evening March 4th at Washington, D. C. Washingtong, D. C. Philip & Solomons, Metropolitan book store [1861].

Union ball. 1861. The honor of Mrs. Lewis S. Haydens' company is reque...

Mrs. Lewis S. Haydens name supplied in mss.; Invitation.; On verso : [Stamp] LIBRARY OF CONGRESS City of Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page i... more

Ball in Honour of President Lincoln in the Great Hall of the Patent Office at Washington

Ball in Honour of President Lincoln in the Great Hall of the Patent Of...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, April 8, 1865, p. 321. Reference copy in Presidential File: Lincoln, Abraham... Inauguration. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent... more

The Civil War in America: the fight at Ball's Bluff, upper Potomac - desperate effort made by the 15th Massachusetts Regiment to clear the woods by a bayonet charge

The Civil War in America: the fight at Ball's Bluff, upper Potomac - d...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1861 Nov. 23, p. 511. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist Jun 1861; Va Ball's Bluff; C.W. Battles; C.W.... more

[Unused copy of the dance cards prepared for the Union Ball in honor of the inauguration of Abraham Lincoln on March 4, 1861: inside, programme on one side, engagement on other]

[Unused copy of the dance cards prepared for the Union Ball in honor o...

Reference copy may be in Pres. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861.

Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861.

Shows the Potomac River in the area of Loudoun County, Va., and Montgomery County, Md., where Union troops under Col. Edward D. Baker faced Confederate troops commanded by Evans. What was meant to be a "a slig... more

A bad head but a good foot ball "Keep the ball a-rolling.".

A bad head but a good foot ball "Keep the ball a-rolling.".

Civil war envelope showing soldiers playing field hockey using the head of Jefferson Davis as a ball. In album: Pictorial envelopes of the Civil War period, book 1, page 83, middle. Title from item.

Death of Col. Baker [at Ball's Bluff (near Leesburg, Va.) in the Civil War, Oct. 22, 1861]

Death of Col. Baker [at Ball's Bluff (near Leesburg, Va.) in the Civil...

Steel engraving by H. Wright Smith after drawing by F.O.C. Darley, copyrighted by Hurlbut Williams & Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Baker, Edward Dickson... more

On the road to Saratoga Lake, July 4, 1865 ; Saratoga Lake, July 4, 1865 ; Grand ball at the opening of Leland's Opera House, Saratoga, July 4, 1865 / sketched by Davis.

On the road to Saratoga Lake, July 4, 1865 ; Saratoga Lake, July 4, 18...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1865 July 29, p. 469.

National inauguration ball, March 4th, 1865 The honor of Mrs. Joseph Wood company is requested.

National inauguration ball, March 4th, 1865 The honor of Mrs. Joseph W...

Mrs. Joseph Wood's names supplied in ink.; Inauguration.; Invitation. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera C... more

National Inauguration Ball. March 4th, 1865. Invitation.

National Inauguration Ball. March 4th, 1865. Invitation.

Invitation addressed to Mrs. Henry Smith.

The Hebrew Purim Ball at the Academy of Music, March 14

The Hebrew Purim Ball at the Academy of Music, March 14

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1865 April 1, p. 21.

Lower half of right femur, with ball impacted above the inner condyle

Lower half of right femur, with ball impacted above the inner condyle

Lower half of right femur of Private Orson B. Norwood, who was wounded July 15, 1863, in a skirmish near Jackson, Tennessee. Illus. in: Photographs of surgical cases and specimens / Prepared by [...] George A. ... more

Grand masquerade ball of the Arion Society at the Academy of Music, New York, March 27, 1867 / TN.

Grand masquerade ball of the Arion Society at the Academy of Music, Ne...

Print shows a march with carnival-like figures around an interior view of a large hall and ballroom in which the carnival continues. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 11, no. 537 (1867 April 13), ... more

[Md. - Annapolis - U.S. Naval Academy: 2 scenes - "Midshipmen's Ball...June 4th" "...presentation of diplomas to the graduating class, by President Grant, June 4th"]

[Md. - Annapolis - U.S. Naval Academy: 2 scenes - "Midshipmen's Ball.....

Microfilm copy of 2 wood engravings. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1869 June 26), p. 232. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The Naval Academy Ball at Annapolis, Maryland, January 8, 1869

The Naval Academy Ball at Annapolis, Maryland, January 8, 1869

Microfilm copy of wood engraving. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1869 Jan. 30), p. 72. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

New York City - reception of the Grand Duke Alexis - the grand ball at the Academy of Music

New York City - reception of the Grand Duke Alexis - the grand ball at...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 33, no. 847 (1871 Dec. 23), p. 216-217. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Aleksei Aleksandrovi... more

New York City - first annual ball of the Skidmore Guard, a colored military organization, at the Seventh Avenue Germania assembly rooms

New York City - first annual ball of the Skidmore Guard, a colored mil...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1872 Feb. 24, p. 380. Title transcribed from item.

The prompter's own book; or, Rowe's calls for the ball room. Contains all the latest and best calls necessary for an all night party ...

The prompter's own book; or, Rowe's calls for the ball room. Contains ...

Foreshadowing the growing trend of late nineteenth-century dance manuals to reduce discussion on etiquette, Roweʾs treatise contains absolutely no information on the subject but begins directly with information... more

Cartier and Baron's practical illustrated waltz instructor, ball room guide, and call book. Giving ample directions for dancing every kind of square and round dances, together with cotillons -- including the newest and most popular figures of "the German."

Cartier and Baron's practical illustrated waltz instructor, ball room ...

The author of this manual claims that many books on dance lack simple explanations; this work is advertised as an answer to that criticism. The author has dispensed with "all unnecessary verbiage and figures of... more

The human canon ball

The human canon ball

K9060 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

New York - Grand ball, for the benefit of the Home for Destitute Children, at the Academy of Music, Brooklyn, Feb. 5th.

New York - Grand ball, for the benefit of the Home for Destitute Child...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, Feb. 21, 1880, p. 457.

Maryland - Grand ball given in the Academy of Music for the benefit of the Nursery and Child's Hospital, Baltimore / from a sketch by Walter Goater.

Maryland - Grand ball given in the Academy of Music for the benefit of...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, April 24, 1880, p. 120.

Opening of the Grand Ball in the new building of the National Museum - The inauguration of Pres. Garfield

Opening of the Grand Ball in the new building of the National Museum -...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 52, no. 1329 (1881 Mar. 19), p. 52.

Cartier's practical illustrated waltz instructor, ball room guide, and call book. Giving ample directions for dancing every kind of square and round dances, together with cotillons--including the newest and most popular figures of "the German."

Cartier's practical illustrated waltz instructor, ball room guide, and...

This is a compilation of previously published materials on the subject of nineteenth-century ballroom dance. Some of the dance descriptions represent popular favorites from past decades, such as the polka and s... more

The great advertising ball of the season / J. Keppler.

The great advertising ball of the season / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows the interior of a large room where many of the decorations are for sale, as well as clothing displayed on lifeless figures; all items have price tags with value indicated. Title from item. Il... more

Puck's notion of the kind of fancy-dress charity ball that would be a real, solid financial success / J. Keppler.

Puck's notion of the kind of fancy-dress charity ball that would be a ...

Illustration shows a costume ball with a band of newspaper editors labeled "Herald, Sun, Staats-Zeitung, World, Times, [and] Evening Post" conducted by Puck; among those present are James G. Blaine, Whitelaw Re... more

Opening of the league base ball season: New York team 1886

Opening of the league base ball season: New York team 1886

Photograph shows right side of group portrait with players from the New York Giants team; large crowd of spectators in stands behind them. Copyright 1886 by F. L. Howe, photo, 58 W 23 St. N.Y. Title from item.

New York Base Ball Club of 1886 / Photos by John Wood, 208 Bowery, New York.

New York Base Ball Club of 1886 / Photos by John Wood, 208 Bowery, New...

Photograph showing portraits of members of the New York Base Ball Club of 1886 without hats. R11194 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1. Copyright May 11, 1886. Players depicted: Mike Dorgan, Roger Co... more

Ball Family, Woods Park,  Nebraska

Ball Family, Woods Park, Nebraska

summary: "One among the very early settlers." Identification of the individuals was submitted by the daughter of Elmer Ball; From l-r: George Ball, Mrs. George Ball, Elmer D. Ball, Vera Ball, Vaughn Ball (infa... more

Chicago National League base ball team, 1885-6

Chicago National League base ball team, 1885-6

Photograph shows 14 players on the Chicago White Stockings baseball team posed in front of large banner "Champions of the United States; players: Anson, Capt. & 1st B; Burns, 3d B; Clarkson, P; Dalrymple, LF; F... more

New York Base Ball Club of 1886 / Photos by John Wood, 208 Bowery, New York.

New York Base Ball Club of 1886 / Photos by John Wood, 208 Bowery, New...

Photograph showing portraits of members of the New York Base Ball Club of 1886 wearing hats. R11195 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 2. Copyright May 11, 1886. Players depicted: Mike Dorgan, Roger Co... more

Boston Base Ball Club

Boston Base Ball Club

Composite of 24 Old Judge cigarette cards showing baseball players of 1887: Wise, Sutton, Johnston, Wheelock, Radbourn, Nash, John Morrill, & Burdock. Photo copyrighted by Goodwin & Co. This record contains unv... more

Philadelphia base ball club

Philadelphia base ball club

Photograph shows proof sheet of 24 full action portraits of baseball players for use as give-aways in packages of Old Judge Cigarettes. Copyright 1887 by Goodwin & Co., New York. Title from item.

The Boston base ball club / G. H. Hastings, 1888.

The Boston base ball club / G. H. Hastings, 1888.

Print shows the Boston Beaneaters team playing at South End Grounds as spectators watch from the grandstand. 15216 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

Beecher, captain of Yale foot ball team Old Judge & Gypsy Queen Cigarettes.

Beecher, captain of Yale foot ball team Old Judge & Gypsy Queen Cigare...

Cigarette card for Goodwin & Co. tobacco manufacturer shows portrait of Henry Ward Beecher, football player for Yale University. Title from item. Issued by: Goodwin & Co., New York.

The Inauguration Ball, at the Pension Building, on the evening of March 4th - exterior view, and scene in the Grand Ball-Room, upon the arrival of President Harrison

The Inauguration Ball, at the Pension Building, on the evening of Marc...

Wood engraving after photo by C.M. Bell. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1889 Mar. 9. Reference copy may be in PRES FILE - Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 This record contains unverified, old dat... more

Harvard 90 foot ball team

Harvard 90 foot ball team

Photograph shows group portrait of Harvard 1890 football team. Copyright 1890 by Pach Bros., Cambridge, Mass. Title from item.

[Haddon Hall, the ball room, Derbyshire, England]

[Haddon Hall, the ball room, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10874". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Boston national bloomer girl's base ball club, L.J. Galbreath, originator and owner

Boston national bloomer girl's base ball club, L.J. Galbreath, origina...

Post card showing nine members of the Boston National Bloomer Girls Base Ball Club, wearing baseball uniforms, posed with L.J. Galbreath in the center. Title from item. Gift; Harry L. Katz; 2008; (DLC/PP-2008:0... more

New York base ball club -- 1894

New York base ball club -- 1894

Photograph shows 17 players on the New York Giants baseball team posed in front of forest backdrop; players: (1) Park A. Wilson; (2) Charles A. Farrell; (3) George Van Haltren; (4) Roger Conner; (5) Jouett Meek... more

[Half sh]eet base ball poster no. 282

[Half sh]eet base ball poster no. 282

Print showing a batter standing at home plate with catcher and umpire awaiting the pitch; portion of the grandstand visible in the background.

R.S. Allen - Boston base ball club

R.S. Allen - Boston base ball club

Photograph shows Robert Allen, shortstop for the Boston Beaneaters, full-length studio portrait, standing before backdrop, wearing baseball uniform and glove. C47042 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Stam... more

James Collins, Boston base ball club

James Collins, Boston base ball club

Photograph shows Jimmy Collins, third baseman for the Boston Beaneaters, head-and-shoulders studio portrait, in baseball uniform. C47048 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Stamped on mount: Elmer Chickerin... more

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