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[Silhouette of unidentified boy facing left]

[Silhouette of unidentified boy facing left]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified boy facing left. His hair is above his collar. A lock of hair hangs over his forehead. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp below image: Museum. (DLC/PP-44431).

The father of the family takeing [sic] his eldest boy from school

The father of the family takeing [sic] his eldest boy from school

Print shows Napoleon being taken away "from school" by the devil ascending into the sky. Title from item. No. "365" printed in upper right corner of plate. Tegg reproduction. Probably 1813-1815, after Leipzig b... more

[Man, boy, and another person at doorsteps of bldg.; a cat]

[Man, boy, and another person at doorsteps of bldg.; a cat]

Illus. in: Dick Whittington and his Cat, 1814, p. 4-5. Reference copy may be in LOT 4442. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cats; Literature, Children's.

The poor armourer boy. A song ... Entered according to Act of Congress the 8th day of March 1815. By John R. Jewitt. of the State of Connecticut.

The poor armourer boy. A song ... Entered according to Act of Congress...

Verse.; Imprint 2. 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 5, Folder 11.

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, illustrated with man with bow and arrows, woman, with Liberty cap on pole, boy with sword, and sea serpent.]

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, il...

/ E Tisdale, del.; W.H. Bassett fc. Engraving by W.H. Bassett after drawing by E. Tisdale. Illus. in: The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - PATRIOTISM 1820. This re... more

The carrier boy's address to its patrons. New Year 1834.

The carrier boy's address to its patrons. New Year 1834.

On verso: 534149. Ja 3, 38. 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 56, Folder 6a.

An Indian encampment near Fort Niagra, in the time of the Revolution. The boy, Frederick Schermerhorn, is seen to the left, just starting on the periolous race of the gauntlet

An Indian encampment near Fort Niagra, in the time of the Revolution. ...

Illus. in: Priest, The Dutch Prisoner (Albany, 1839), opposite title page. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Torture; Races; Indians Warfare with whites; ... more

[Group portrait of an unidentified boy and girl, three-quarter length, seated on upholstered bench, facing front, holding books]

[Group portrait of an unidentified boy and girl, three-quarter length,...

Photographer unidentified. Hallmark: Rinhart 46. Case: metal case with leather insert, variant of Rinhart 90, Source unknown. Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).

[Unidentified boy, three-quarter length portrait, seated in chair covered with drapery]

[Unidentified boy, three-quarter length portrait, seated in chair cove...

Photographer unidentified. Case: Rinhart 119. Transfer; Manuscript Division; 1998; (DLC/PP-1998:022). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Tilton C. Reynolds Papers (Lib... more

[Unidentified boy, three-quarter length portrait, seated]

[Unidentified boy, three-quarter length portrait, seated]

Photographer unidentified. Hallmark: [asterisk double paschal lamb] 30. Case: plain brown leather with decorative motif in each corner. Gift; Charles W. Millard; 1976; (DLC/PP-1976:096). Forms part of: Daguerre... more

[Unidentified group of six women and a boy and girl, three women and the boy are seated in chairs]

[Unidentified group of six women and a boy and girl, three women and t...

Scratched on back of plate: 302. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Members of the Cresson and Prichett families, with three seated women in front and two men and a boy in the back, standing in front of a framed picture or mirror]

[Members of the Cresson and Prichett families, with three seated women...

Embossed on velvet lining inside case: W. & F. Langenheim Philadelphia Exchange. Written on seal: Restored by A.R. Phillips, Jr., May 1943. Case: flowers and butterflies. Probably a copy daguerreotype (a latera... more

The New-England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day

The New-England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day

Illus. in: Flowers for Children by Lydia Maria Child (Boston, 1845), p. 26 & 27. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Books...; Children; PI Works; Holidays; Shelf.

The New-England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day

The New-England boy's song about Thanksgiving Day

Illus. in: Flowers for Children by Lydia Maria Child (Boston, 1845), p. 25. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Books...; Children; PI Works; Holidays; Shelf.

Lambeth "Ragged School" [London]: men teaching boy students

Lambeth "Ragged School" [London]: men teaching boy students

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1846 April 11. Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Poor; Schools Classes 1846 Eng.; Shelf.

[Two unidentified children, a boy and girl, full-length portraits, seated]

[Two unidentified children, a boy and girl, full-length portraits, sea...

Photographer unidentified. Was part of LOT 7060. Hallmark: Rinhart 19. Accompanying note: Sewell. I find the enclosed in the writing of Ada T. Stowell. I do not feel sure this is correctly indicated. E.C. Stowe... more

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age and a boy about 14 years of age, full-length portraits, nearly facing front, the man, seated, looking slightly to the left, his arm around the waist of the boy standing to the left, looking slightly to the right]

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age and a boy about 14 years of a...

Scratched on back of plate: 508(X). Hallmark: Rinhart 2. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Sculpture of boy with birds slung over his shoulder and dog]

[Sculpture of boy with birds slung over his shoulder and dog]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of man and boy reading book]

[Sculpture of man and boy reading book]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Boy carrying large basket on his back]

[Boy carrying large basket on his back]

Drawing shows a boy walking from the train station at Market Schorgast in Germany as he carries a large basket on his back with Taylor's luggage in it. Bayard Taylor traveled through Germany several times in hi... more

[Illustrations of 2 women on board the brig MARINE, after the sinking of the CENTRAL AMERICA: 1. Mrs. H-t, unintentionally on her part, turned into a pretty Mexican, wearing serape; 2. Mrs. M-n as she appeared when disguised as a boy, that she might help to bail out the ship]

[Illustrations of 2 women on board the brig MARINE, after the sinking ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1857 Oct. 10, p. 297 (bottom). Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - SHIPS DISASTERS 1857 CENTRAL AMERICA. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Point, Canada West - the commencement of the fight / from a sketch taken on the spot by our own artist.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Po...

Spectators watching a boxing match between John C. Heenan (the Benicia Boy) and John Morrissey.

[Boy, seated, frontal]

[Boy, seated, frontal]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Boy, half-length]

[Boy, half-length]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed on verso: Gillie.

[Boy, bust portrait]

[Boy, bust portrait]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Boy, bust portrait]

[Boy, bust portrait]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy.

Tom, the blind Negro boy pianist, only 10 years old

Tom, the blind Negro boy pianist, only 10 years old

LOT subdivision subject: Negro Minstrels. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by P.H. Oliver; Lithograph by Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y. Caption card traci... more

[Interior view showing two men being served tea by a young boy in a commercial establishment, possibly druing a business transaction]

[Interior view showing two men being served tea by a young boy in a co...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 26.

[Unidentified young boy with cased photograph] / Rees.

[Unidentified young boy with cased photograph] / Rees.

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Thermoplastic; geometric design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist (gift from Erin Kilday); 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.lo... more

El Muchacho de Benecia, Benecia Boy, Fabrica de tobacos, Habana

El Muchacho de Benecia, Benecia Boy, Fabrica de tobacos, Habana

Tobacco label showing two boxers in action. World championship bout - Tom Heenan & Tom Sayers. LOT subdivision subject: Boxing. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by G. G. Hill.

[Unidentified boy in Union uniform with drum]

[Unidentified boy in Union uniform with drum]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-3S. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Cal... more

[Unidentified woman, possibly Mrs. James Shields, in mourning dress and brooch showing Confederate soldier and holding young boy wearing kepi]

[Unidentified woman, possibly Mrs. James Shields, in mourning dress an...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Papier mache with mother of pearl and hand painting; floral design. Identification of woman as Mrs. James Shields from dealer. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and kepi with unidentified young boy, probably father and son]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and kepi with unidentified youn...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-141. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Published in: Mil... more

[Harrison Grey Fiske, full-length portrait of six month old baby boy, seated on chair, propped next to table with tablecloth]

[Harrison Grey Fiske, full-length portrait of six month old baby boy, ...

Photographer unidentified. Hallmark: [cross bird cross]. Case: central ribbon with bands. Accompanying note: Harrison Gray Fiske at 6 months. Illegible name on cushion in the case: ... Artist, New York City. Wa... more

Sailor boy

Sailor boy

Sailor boy smoking a cigarette, looking out to sea, where a three mast ship is approaching to pick up boxes of cigars for the foreign market. LOT subdivision subject: Ships (clipper and steam). Title and other ... more

[Unidentified young boy with Confederate kepi]

[Unidentified young boy with Confederate kepi]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; oval and scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj P... more

[Civil War envelope showing drummer boy in front of American flag]

[Civil War envelope showing drummer boy in front of American flag]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. John Hollinshead, Lewisport, Hancock Co., Ky.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Lebanon, Kentucky, April 4. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Unidentified girl and boy, probably siblings, in ring]

[Unidentified girl and boy, probably siblings, in ring]

Title devised by Library staff. Ring made of bone or bone-like material. Inscribed on ring: ELFER [?]. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and unidentified boy, probably brothers]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and unidentified boy, probably ...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; floral design. Information from the seller indicates that the soldier was from Kentucky. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this... more

[Unidentified young drummer boy in Union uniform]

[Unidentified young drummer boy in Union uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; geometric design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchase... more

[Unidentified boy holding cased photograph of soldier in Confederate uniform atop a Bible] / Rees.

[Unidentified boy holding cased photograph of soldier in Confederate u...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-71. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Lil... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union officer's uniform and young African American boy]

[Unidentified soldier in Union officer's uniform and young African Ame...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-57. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Lil... more

[Union drummer boy John Clem at Point Lookout, Tennessee]

[Union drummer boy John Clem at Point Lookout, Tennessee]

Print shows boy holding bayoneted rifle in battle, with Point Lookout in the distance. Title from item. Proof before lettering; includes print-registration marks in margins. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Mar... more

[Unidentified boy, possibly related to Nicholas G. Wilson] / Mumper.

[Unidentified boy, possibly related to Nicholas G. Wilson] / Mumper.

Title devised by Library staff. Related to AMB/TIN no. 3177. More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Scott Felix, 2014, with group of items abou... more

[Unidentified boy in zouave-style shirt with engineer's cap]

[Unidentified boy in zouave-style shirt with engineer's cap]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; octagon and scroll design. Preserver stamped with illegible word and Lockport. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collecti... more

[Sleeping boy]

[Sleeping boy]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0044). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Boy's reins with bells attached. Lunch boxes, all sizes and styles ... at Neat, Kearney & Co. trunk stores. Boston. J. H. & F. F. Farwell printing office, 112 Washington St. [1865].

Boy's reins with bells attached. Lunch boxes, all sizes and styles ......

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 71, Folder 59.

Lady Thorn and Mountain Boy: in their great match for $2000 mile heats best, 3 in 5, in harness

Lady Thorn and Mountain Boy: in their great match for $2000 mile heats...

Artist: John Cameron (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3664

Ragged Dick series, by Horatio Alger, Jr., Ben the luggage boy

Ragged Dick series, by Horatio Alger, Jr., Ben the luggage boy

Shoe-shine boy standing with his equipment. Woodcut by Kinnersley, with text. Illus. in: Ragged Dick series, by Horatio Alger, Jr.,1867, title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4442. This record contains unver... more

Lincoln and the drummer boy, [Knapp portrait].

Lincoln and the drummer boy, [Knapp portrait].

The boy advanced and with bowed head and timid accents said I have no Mother, no Father and bursting into tears-Nobody cares for me.

This little boy would persist in handling books above his capacity And this was the disastrous result.

This little boy would persist in handling books above his capacity And...

Two panel cartoon showing Andrew Johnson standing on the top step of a step-ladder and lifting a large, heavy book from a high bookshelf; he falls off the ladder and is crushed by the book, the "Constitution of... more

[Woman giving little boy piano lesson]

[Woman giving little boy piano lesson]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0083). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Boy in golfing stance]

[Boy in golfing stance]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Portraits of a Chinese woman holding a boy, an elderly man wearing glasses, two women, and a two needlewomen with baskets]

[Portraits of a Chinese woman holding a boy, an elderly man wearing gl...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Small piecy bull chilo" (upper left); "Old man in spectacles" (upper right); "Chinese women" (lower left); and "Needlewomen" (lower right). Captions o... more

[African American boy, full-length portrait, standing]

[African American boy, full-length portrait, standing]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Anthony Barboza collection.

[African American boy, full-length portrait, standing]

[African American boy, full-length portrait, standing]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Anthony Barboza collection.

[Portraits of a Chinese boy with a tray, a woman from Hong Kong, a group of laborers, and three women]

[Portraits of a Chinese boy with a tray, a woman from Hong Kong, a gro...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Boy with tray" (upper left); "Native of Hong Kong" (upper right); "Group of coolie" (lower left); and "Group of Chinese" (lower right). Captions on ba... more

[Father with hammer; mother and daughter on front porch; boy running away]

[Father with hammer; mother and daughter on front porch; boy running a...

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The beggar boy's Thanksgiving

The beggar boy's Thanksgiving

Boy with sandwich & apple. Stereo by Weller. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Everybody's friend. The happy little boy / the Kellogg & Bulkeley Co., Hartford, Conn.
The noon recess [Teacher and boy reading; children are seen through window playing]

The noon recess [Teacher and boy reading; children are seen through wi...

Wood engraving after drawing by Winslow Homer. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 17 (1873 June 28), p. 549. Ref. copy in NE1215.H58G4 (P&P Ref.) Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption c... more

"The moonshine man" of Kentucky [Composite of 5 scenes of moonshining showing man cutting down tree, man mixing ingredients, moonshiner held captive by 3 men, 3 men on horseback begging for breakfast from framer and boy holding jug by still house]

"The moonshine man" of Kentucky [Composite of 5 scenes of moonshining ...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 21, (1877 October 20), p. 820. Ref. copy in SSF(Gr) - STILLS. Composite of wood engravings. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

The Centennial Christmas. A Boy's Ballad.

The Centennial Christmas. A Boy's Ballad.

Poem, illus. with scene of Washingotn's army at Valley Forge and arriving on Trenton shore, as told by veteran to his grandson. Page of text and 3 wood engravings. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1877 Jan. 6, p. 4.... more

Boy descending stairs looking over his shoulder at boy and dog

Boy descending stairs looking over his shoulder at boy and dog

2694 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 20... more

[Title page of The Western Boy, or, The Road to Success, by Horatio Alger, Jr.; illus. of boy shining man's shoes]

[Title page of The Western Boy, or, The Road to Success, by Horatio Al...

Reference copy may be in LOT 4442. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Boy learning to cycle, injured and disabled men, men cycling]

[Boy learning to cycle, injured and disabled men, men cycling]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Seven Stages," Life magazine.

[Boy with hands on pole]

[Boy with hands on pole]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1933:0119). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Children's literature - present. This is "Billy the Biter; or, The Boy Butcher"

Children's literature - present. This is "Billy the Biter; or, The Boy...

Caricature showing boy slaughtering Indians. Wood engraving by F. Opper. Illus. in: Puck, 1881 Sept. 14, p. 21. Ref. copy may be in SSF(Gr) - INDIANS CARTOONS 1891. This record contains unverified, old data fro... more

Our little baby boy

Our little baby boy

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

[Boy and girl outside of 900 14th St., N.W., Washington, D.C.]

[Boy and girl outside of 900 14th St., N.W., Washington, D.C.]

Photo shows a young boy and a girl, possibly Painter's younger daughter, Elise, leaning on the lamppost in front of the Painter home. To the right is the Hamilton House Hotel on 14th and K streets. (Source: Iso... more

[Barge ; boy sleeping under hat]

[Barge ; boy sleeping under hat]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0044). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as tailpiece in: A Book of the Tile Club. Boston & New York : Houghton, Mifflin... more

The boy and the star

The boy and the star

(DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's second reader. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1888, p. 17.

The boy saw Nelly and the cat

The boy saw Nelly and the cat

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1937:0027). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's first reader. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1888, p. 17.

This boy is Rob

This boy is Rob

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1937:0027). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's first reader. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1888, p. 20.

You dirty boy!

You dirty boy!

Advertisement for Pears' soap, showing woman washing boy. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 27, no. 1394 (1883 Sept. 8), p. 576. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4397-D. This record contains unverified data from caption ca... more

I see a boy

I see a boy

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1937:0027). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's first reader. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1888. p. 10.

[Boy serving spring water to two men standing at bar, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.]

[Boy serving spring water to two men standing at bar, Saratoga Springs...

Photo copyrighted by Seneca Ray Stoddard. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Hotels NY; Health resorts...; NY Saratoga Springs; Geogr.; Shelf.

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