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Post Office, 1791, Mail Carrier Contracts
A Cotton carrier

A Cotton carrier

Illustration showing man standing next to horse loaded with cotton. Illus. in: Travels in Brazil / Henry Koster. London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1816, pl. opposite p. 194.

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.

The  carrier dove

The carrier dove

cover only From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright D... more

[Cairo(?). Water(?) carrier]

[Cairo(?). Water(?) carrier]

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 168B.

[Cartoon showing monstrous balloon competing with railroad train as a freight carrier]

[Cartoon showing monstrous balloon competing with railroad train as a ...

Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Prints and Drawings. Reference copy may be in LOT 4700 B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Freight; Balloons Cat.; Rr Cartoon; Shelf.

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pigeon with letter]

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pige...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Kate A. Holloway, Aaronsburg, Centre Co., Pa.; postmarked Washington, D.C.; stamped: Due 3. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Lilje... more

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pigeon with letter]

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pige...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Jane McDongall, Elmira, Chemung Co. N.Y.; postmarked Washington, D.C.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljen... more

[Studio portraits of a Japanese merchant, a water carrier, a high priest and his attendant,  and a woman with a child]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese merchant, a water carrier, a high prie...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Native merchant" (upper left); "Water carrier" (upper right); "A Japanese high priest and his attendant" (lower left); and "Japanese woman and child"... more

[The trumpeter and lantern carrier of the Fire Brigade]

[The trumpeter and lantern carrier of the Fire Brigade]

Two uniformed men, one holding a lantern, the other a trumpet, standing at attention outside a building.

U.S. Reports: Myrick v. Michigan Central R.R. Co., 107 U.S. 102 (1883)

U.S. Reports: Myrick v. Michigan Central R.R. Co., 107 U.S. 102 (1883)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 107; October Term, 1882; Myrick v. Michigan Central Railroad Company

Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliveries by sections /

Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliv...

Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower left: Map of Washington City, District of Columbia. Includes text, indexes, and directories. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also throug... more

Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliveries by sections /

Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliv...

Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower left: Map of Washington City, District of Columbia. Includes text, indexes, and directories. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also th... more

U.S. Reports: Hostetter v. Park, 137 U.S. 30 (1890)

U.S. Reports: Hostetter v. Park, 137 U.S. 30 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 137; October Term, 1890; Hostetter v. Park

[Mail carrier, Puerto Rico]

[Mail carrier, Puerto Rico]

Man on horse with box labeled "correo" outside wooden U.S. Post Office building. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Wood carrier

Wood carrier

Pueblo Indian, Acoma, San Juan, New Mexico. Photoprint copyrighted by Adam Clark Vroman. No. D151. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Bhisti (Water Carrier) Bombay

Bhisti (Water Carrier) Bombay

Photograph shows a water carrier in Bombay (Mumbai), India.

Apache babe in carrier / E.S. Curtis.

Apache babe in carrier / E.S. Curtis.

H34038 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 883.

Water carrier in Korea

Water carrier in Korea

Stereo copyrighted by Keystone View Co. No. 6141. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Occupations Water carrier; Geogr.

No common carrier Uncle Sam - I don't know as it matters how I get there, just so I arrive  / / Bart.

No common carrier Uncle Sam - I don't know as it matters how I get the...

Newspaper clipping of cartoon showing Uncle Sam riding atop a hybrid between a donkey and an elephant, labeled "Railroad Rate Bill." The creature is being driven by Benjamin Ryan Tillman, holding a pitchfork, ... more

Overhead ore carrier and stoves where air is heated for the furnaces, steel works, Homestead, Pa.

Overhead ore carrier and stoves where air is heated for the furnaces, ...

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 13104. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pa. Homestead 1907; Industry Steel 1907; Geogr.; Shelf.

An Isleta water carrier

An Isleta water carrier

Photograph showing a young woman carrying a water pot on her head. H109808 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

Donkerque [i.e., Dunkerque] -- shipping carrier pigeons

Donkerque [i.e., Dunkerque] -- shipping carrier pigeons

Photograph shows carrier pigeons in baskets, being loaded onto a train car, Dunkerque, France. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

[Woman broaching key seat in front sight carrier for rifle, Eddystone Rifle Plant, Eddystone, Pa., during World War I]

[Woman broaching key seat in front sight carrier for rifle, Eddystone ...

U.S. Army Industrial Service Section, Women's Branch photo. No. 31744.

Mail delivery, Berlin, Mail Carrier

Mail delivery, Berlin, Mail Carrier

Photograph shows a woman mail carrier at a gate of a house, in Berlin, Germany during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Motor power of the ingenious book carrier that transports books from the Library of Congress to the Capitol

Motor power of the ingenious book carrier that transports books from t...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Library of Congress. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). Formerly in LOT 9636. Caption card trac... more

German infantry surrendering to men of New Zealand Bren carrier unit. A wounded prisoner can be seen riding in the back of the carrier, Jan, 1942

German infantry surrendering to men of New Zealand Bren carrier unit. ...

Title from item. Office for Emergency Management photograph. British official photo - BM 7328. No. BO 747. Forms part of: Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress).

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