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[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish]

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish]

Illus. in: Tbouck vā wondre, Brussels, 1513. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD; Fish (Symbolism); Knights; Shelf.

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish; bordered with hunting scenes]

[Knight in armor, with lower body of fish; bordered with hunting scene...

Illus. in: Pedro Ximenez de Prexano, Dat licht der Kerste, Brussels, 1518. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Fish (Symbolism)... More

Four women of the tribe take four pieces of the dead body and carry these around a hut while they scream with pleasure

Four women of the tribe take four pieces of the dead body and carry th...

Nude Indians butchering and cooking human bodies. Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 86. This record contains unverified data from old caption card.

Johannes Lerii's account of women washing the dead body to prepare it for frying

Johannes Lerii's account of women washing the dead body to prepare it ...

Nude Indians butchering hostages. Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 195. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card... More

[Man holding sword and head of decapitated, dismembered body in background]

[Man holding sword and head of decapitated, dismembered body in backgr...

Illus. in: Salomen, Areum Velvis...1599 p. 40 of part II. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Death; Executions; Incemabula.

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopic drawings of moon to be published]

[Moon as solid body with irregular surface features in first telescopi...

Illus. and text in: Syderus nuncius. In Opere di Galileo Galilei. Vol. 2. Bononiae : HH. de Ducijs, 1655 p. 14. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress,... More

Hints to Elder Pottle, on the necessity of mortifying the deeds of the body:-- By Jonathan Plummer, a travelling preacher, physician, poet and trader. [17- ].

Hints to Elder Pottle, on the necessity of mortifying the deeds of 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 89, Folder 25.

["The Pope, or Man of Sin" - lines going from letters A through H to different parts of the Pope's body to Illustrate (A) thou shalt find in his head, Heresy. (B) in his shoulders, The Supporters of Disorder, etc.]

["The Pope, or Man of Sin" - lines going from letters A through H to d...

Illus. in: New England Primer (1737) by D.L. Ford. Reference copy may be in LOT 7012. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

A funeral elegy by way of dialogue; between death, soul, body and Jesus Christ. Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the meditation and

A funeral elegy by way of dialogue; between death, soul, body and Jesu...

Positive Photostat.; Ford 948.; Not in Evans.; Verse. 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; Portfo... More

The true sons of liberty and supporters of the non-importation agreement. Are determined to resent any the least insult or menace offer’d to any one or more of the several, committees appointed by the body at Faneiul-Hall, and chastise any one o

The true sons of liberty and supporters of the non-importation agreeme...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 11097.; Title. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 4 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection;... More

The life and dying speech of Arthur, a negro man who was executed at Worcester, October 20th 1768. For a rape committed on the body of one Deborah Metcalfe. Boston: Printed and sold in Milk-Street 1768.

The life and dying speech of Arthur, a negro man who was executed at W...

Positive Photostat.; Title. 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 36, Folder 26.

A card to the freeholders and freemen of this City and County from Messrs Axe and Hammer, and a number of the respectable body of leather aprons, give their compliments to their old friends who have not yet joined them; and beg they will be stan

A card to the freeholders and freemen of this City and County from Mes...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Jan. 4, 1769. 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 103, Folder 16.

The Body of Tee, a chief, as preserved after death in Otaheite / Webber del. ; Pollard sc.
New-York Sept. 15, 1773. To the corporation. Gentlemen. The alacrity with which you began, and the indefatigable perfeverance of your body, to amove Alderman Blagg, one of the most respectable of your board, from the office of Alderman and Justi

New-York Sept. 15, 1773. To the corporation. Gentlemen. The alacrity w...

Imprint 2; Blagg, Alderman.; On verso: S; Sept 15, 1773. 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; Po... More

To the respectable body of gentlemen nominated by the publick voice as a committee, for managing the affairs of the inhabitants of this City, in the present exigency of our publick concerns. [Protesting against the action of another committee fr

To the respectable body of gentlemen nominated by the publick voice as...

Imprint 3.; Title.; On verso: S; Sept 30, 1774. 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 1... More

To the worthy inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. My fellow citizens. At this interesting crisis, when every thing that is dear to us, both as individuals, and as a body politic, is at stake: [Advocating the election of the committee

To the worthy inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. My fello...

Evans 13684.; On verso: S; June 1774. 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 105, Folder 5c.

In Provincial congress, Cambridge, October 26, 1774. Whereas in consequence of the present unhappy disputes between Great Britain and the colonies, a formidable body of troops with warlike preparations of every sort are already arrived at, and o

In Provincial congress, Cambridge, October 26, 1774. Whereas in conseq...

Positive Photostat. 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 37, Folder 40.

[Cut] The dying criminal: poem, by Robert Young, on his own execution, which is tobe on this day, November 11, 1779, for rape, committed on the body of Jane Green, a child,eleven years of age, at Brookfield ... Printed and sold at the printi

[Cut] The dying criminal: poem, by Robert Young, on his own execution,...

Verse.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 40, Folde... More

Some body and no body

Some body and no body

This record contains unverified, old data from an unpublished P&P checklist, "British Political and Social Caricatures, 1655-1832 ... not in the published catalogs of the British Museum," compiled in 1968 (NC 1... More

Philadelphia. Sir. A respectable body of the citizens of Pennsylvania, conceiving the wealth and force of these states, would rise proportionably with the diminution of their demand for the commodies of other countries, and the supply of their w

Philadelphia. Sir. A respectable body of the citizens of Pennsylvania,...

Dated in mss. Oct. 1, 1788.; Not in Evans. 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 147, Folder 6c.

[Above, an eagle preys on the body of a woman cast up on the seashore. Below, under the waves is a drowned man on whom fishes feed. Between text: "What time the 13 governors..."]

[Above, an eagle preys on the body of a woman cast up on the seashore....

These figures are Oothoon and Theotormon, according to Ellis and Yeats. Damon says it is "Man drowned in the Sea of Time and Space," while above is Oothoon torn by remorse. Engraving by Wm. Blake. Illus. in: Am... More

[Illus. opp. p.1, showing Jesus telling woman in garden "if you have a healthy body and are in good spirits, then search for the redemption of your soul and praise the goodness of God"]

[Illus. opp. p.1, showing Jesus telling woman in garden "if you have a...

Illus. in: Johann Friedrich Stark, Tägliches Hand-Buch..., Philadelphia, 1812. Reference copy may be in LOT 4443. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Relig. Misc.... More

To the honorable the Senate and Assembly of the state of New York: The undersigned citizens of the State of New-York, hereby respectfully represent to your honr honorable body- That in the opinion of your Memorialists, the interests of the great

To the honorable the Senate and Assembly of the state of New York: 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 114, Folder 25.

Lines in commemoration of the death of Sarah M. Cornell. Sung by Mrs. John Thomas. On the death of Sarah Marian Cornell, supposed to have been murdered by the Rev. Ephraim K. Avery. In December last at Tiverton, Rhode Island. The body was found

Lines in commemoration of the death of Sarah M. Cornell. Sung by Mrs. ...

Sarah M. Cornell died Dec. 20, 1832.; Verse.; Cornell, Sarah M.; Avery, Ephraim K. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printe... More

Memory of Washington. People of America! Thirty-six years have rolled away since the body of your beloved Washington was consigned to the humble sepulchre in which it now reposes ... [Washington 1835].

Memory of Washington. People of America! Thirty-six years have rolled ...

On verso: GEG Mr 1 '15. 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 22.

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.

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, body to right, facing front, seated in upholstered chair, hands in lap]

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on face of plate: 141. Scratched on back of plate: 98; 190. Corners trimmed. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produ... More

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, body in profile to left, facing front, with beard]

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, body in profile to left, faci...

Photograph shows man, probably artist Thomas Hicks. (Hicks identification provided by Clair Robertson, 2010, based on a portrait in Scribners, April 1895, p. 442.) A previous identification suggested another a... More

[European body armor: fig. 1 Full armor of Emperor Maximilian; fig. 2 Full armor of King Henry VIII; fig. 3 & 4 English and German knights; fig. 5 Squires; fig. 6 & 7 Engl. & Ger. knights in a tournament; fig. 8 Judge of the tournament]

[European body armor: fig. 1 Full armor of Emperor Maximilian; fig. 2 ...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, 1851, v. 1, plate 24. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ger.; Gt. Brit. Ency.; Armor; PI; Knights; Shelf.

Every body and his big grandmother are going to buy their valentines at cupid's original head quarters, J. Shillington's Odeon building, corner of 4.5 Street, and Pennsylvania Avenue ... [Washington, D. C.] Printed at the Cheap Job Printing offi

Every body and his big grandmother are going to buy their valentines a...

Valentine. 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 200, Folder 19.

[Man walking with arms away from body]

[Man walking with arms away from body]

"Fande (?)" on item. Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0123). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Chs [i.e., Charles] Zagonyi, Major Comm. body guard / E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), 501 Broadway, N.Y.

Chs [i.e., Charles] Zagonyi, Major Comm. body guard / E. & H.T. Anthon...

Officer Charles Zagonyi, full-length portrait, in full military dress with sword, standing, facing front. Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. Printed on verso: from photographic negative from... More

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body of a rebel! ... Philadelphia. Alexander & Co., publishers. [c.1861].

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body 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 157, Folder 23.

Pres. Lincoln's funeral - removal of the body from the City Hall to the funeral car, New York

Pres. Lincoln's funeral - removal of the body from the City Hall to th...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1865 May 13. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The assassin's end. Final disposition of the body of John Wilkes Booth

The assassin's end. Final disposition of the body of John Wilkes Booth

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 503 (1865 May 20), p. 129 (cover).

Lincoln's body lying in state in the East room White house

Lincoln's body lying in state in the East room White house

Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.715) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Published in: Harper's Weekly, 6 May 1865, p. 280-1 Exhibited: "With Malice To... More

Late Indian outrages: body of Sergeant Wyllyams [stuck with arrows]

Late Indian outrages: body of Sergeant Wyllyams [stuck with arrows]

After a photograph by Major Calhoun and Dr. Bell. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1867 July 27, p. 468.

To the Honorable the Senate and House of representatives of the United States: The undersigned, by authority of the Board of directors of the American colonization society ... respectfully submit to your body the following statement and petition

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

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 205, Folder 24a.

Prof. A. Graham Bell's induction-balance for ascertaining the location of a bullet in a human body / from a sketch by William A. Skinkle.

Prof. A. Graham Bell's induction-balance for ascertaining the location...

Print shows a diagram of the induction-balance device invented by Alexander Graham Bell, with parts labeled. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 52, no. 1351 (1881 August 20), p. 417.

Custom House, Balto. Sept. 22, 1881. The train bearing the body of the late President of the United States to its final resting place will pass through our city, via the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad, on Friday, the 23d instant ... John L. Thom

Custom House, Balto. Sept. 22, 1881. The train bearing the body of the...

Garfield James A. 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 31, Folder 30.

Shade of A.T.S.-- "Oh, if I could only find my body!" / Gillam.

Shade of A.T.S.-- "Oh, if I could only find my body!" / Gillam.

Print shows the spirit of Alexander Turney Stewart pulling out his hair as Henry Hilton posts "For Sale" notices on Stewart's commercial enterprises, including the "Grand Union Hotel", the "Windsor Hotel", the ... More

They came in a body : they came with a whirr

They came in a body : they came with a whirr

(DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Charles L. Webster & Co., 1889, p. 169.

Patrick Kieley - age 11 As found half starved by the Society's officers. Face cut and body bruised by inhuman parents.

Patrick Kieley - age 11 As found half starved by the Society's officer...

Illustration shows emaciated, wounded boy standing next to barrel.

To the Honorable the Senate and House of representatives of the United States, in Congress assembled: The undersigned respectfully prays your honorable body to make the following enactment ... Be it enacted by the Senate and House of representat

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

Metric system of weights. 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 207, Folder 55.

[Pistol and fallen body on beach with shipmast on horizon]

[Pistol and fallen body on beach with shipmast on horizon]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0175). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as tailpiece for: "The Sea-Robbers of New York" by Thomas A. Janvier, Harper's ma... More

Seven warriors in jungle, two dragging dead (?) body

Seven warriors in jungle, two dragging dead (?) body

Fijians. Scene is staged. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Body of water with mountains in background, Unalaska, Alaska]

[Body of water with mountains in background, Unalaska, Alaska]

61224 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.H. Harriman.

The Galveston Catastrophe - removing a body from land under 20 feet of debris

The Galveston Catastrophe - removing a body from land under 20 feet of...

Men using pitch forks to remove body. D21853 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Floods 1900; Storms Hurricanes; Texas G-; Shelf.

[A ferry crossing a smooth body of water with other ships in the background]

[A ferry crossing a smooth body of water with other ships in the backg...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gift; Frances Benjamin Johnston; 1948.

[Young woman modeling: head and shoulders, facing left, vines on head, and meshed fabric draped from head over body]

[Young woman modeling: head and shoulders, facing left, vines on head,...

Photo by Fitz W. Guerin. #51. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Glamour; Hats.

Galveston Disaster, Texas: putting dead body on fire

Galveston Disaster, Texas: putting dead body on fire

D19933 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo by Griffith & Griffith. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Floods 1900; Storms Hurricanes; Texas G-; Shelf.

Galveston disaster, carrying dead body to fire to be burned

Galveston disaster, carrying dead body to fire to be burned

African American men carrying body on stretcher, surrounded by wreckage of the hurricane and flood, Galveston, Texas. D19989 U.S. Copyright Office. Sold only by Griffith & Griffith.

[The White Squadron's Farewell Salute to the Body of John Ericsson, New York Bay, August 23, 1890]

[The White Squadron's Farewell Salute to the Body of John Ericsson, Ne...

Engraving after the painting by Moran, dated 1898 and located at the U.S. Naval Academy. Title and date based on the painting. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card.

Galveston disaster, getting a dead body from the ruins

Galveston disaster, getting a dead body from the ruins

Men searching through rubble for victims following a violent hurricane which devastated most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives. D19977 U.S. Copyright Office. Sold only by Griffith & Griffith.

President Roosevelt mourning for the dead. Standing by the casket of the late president, as the body lay in state in the City Hall at Buffalo / T. Dart Walker.

President Roosevelt mourning for the dead. Standing by the casket of t...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated weekly, 1901 Sept. 28, cover, p. 277.

State funeral of President McKinley. The body lying in State Rotunda of the Capitol

State funeral of President McKinley. The body lying in State Rotunda o...

H9008 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by William H. Rau. No. X4517.

Removal of Lincoln's body

Removal of Lincoln's body

People gathered around crate containing coffin of President Abraham Lincoln, in background, empty grave and crane & pulley.

Removal of Lincoln's body

Removal of Lincoln's body

Workmen using crane to remove slabs covering Abraham Lincoln's grave. H3899 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 6.

Taking President McKinley's body from train at Canton, Ohio /

Taking President McKinley's body from train at Canton, Ohio /

"Here, as in the other pictures, we secured a most advantageous location, and we present a life-size view of the casket containing the body of President McKinley as it is slowly and carefully taken from the win... More