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Charity, 16th century

Charity, 16th century

Allegorical print showing a woman as Charity, seated beneath a tree, facing front, comforting and nursing three infants.

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the eighth day of May, A. D. 1766. [Grant of a Brief to Eleazor Wheelock for support of the Indian Charity School.] New-London: Printed by T.

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Con...

Positive Photostat.; Indian Charity School.; Wheelock Eleazar.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... More

An hymn to be sung by the Charity scholars, on Sunday, the 19th of October, 1783, at St. Paul's church, after the Charity sermon for the benefit of the school ... New-York, October 16, 1783.

An hymn to be sung by the Charity scholars, on Sunday, the 19th of Oct...

2101 E 23.; 29 May 46.; Rec 6-21-46.; $4.00.; On verso: Oct 20, 1925; 2101E23 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. ... More

A meeting of the electing committee of the "Philadelphia society for the establishment and support of charity schools will be held at the usual place on evening, the day of 180 at o'clock. Sec'y. To. [Philadelphia, 180-].

A meeting of the electing committee of the "Philadelphia society for t...

Blank form dated in mss. Saturday 7th of May 1803 at 7 o'clock. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... More

Charity - Print, Library of Congress collection

Charity - Print, Library of Congress collection

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: American Chromo Co.

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. A bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. A bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Print shows the letter "A" formed by a man and a dog standing on a step ladder, with examples "Amerikaner" showing three men bowing to a woman in a sedan chair; "Abtei" showing two people in a rowboat on a rive... More

Ludwig Richter - Dresdner album Ludw. Richter ; J.C. Flegel sc

Ludwig Richter - Dresdner album Ludw. Richter ; J.C. Flegel sc

Print shows an allegorical female figure seated on a cloud, feeding three small children, a fourth child, on the right, holds a cornucopia; a banner labeled "Charitas" hangs from trees behind them. In a scene b... More

Shōjiki o mamoru mono wa tenjin kore o sutezu

Shōjiki o mamoru mono wa tenjin kore o sutezu

Japanese print shows a woman seated at a table offering a morsel of food to a young woman; both wear western style clothing. Title from item. Signature: unidentified. Designed and revised by Toshichika: seals a... More

Shōjō no jinshinshi kunshi mo oyobasaru tokoro ari

Shōjō no jinshinshi kunshi mo oyobasaru tokoro ari

Japanese print shows a woman offering assistance to a destitute man lying on straw; both wear western style clothing. Title from item. Designed and revised by Toshichika: seals are different. Annotations, stamp... More

Providence Hospital, under the charge of the Sisters of Charity, is now open for the reception and treatment of invalids, and persons suffering from the effects of accidents. It is located on Capitol Hill, opposite the Carroll mansion, in the hi

Providence Hospital, under the charge of the Sisters of Charity, is no...

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 210, Folder 15.

Improved order of red men in freedom, friendship and charity

Improved order of red men in freedom, friendship and charity

955 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Herline, E.

Independent order of good templars Baker del. ; J.H. Bufford, Lith., Boston

Independent order of good templars Baker del. ; J.H. Bufford, Lith., B...

Print shows an illustrated certificate for the "Independent Order of Good Templars" with three scenes showing knights exemplifying "Faith, Hope, & Charity" and a scene at bottom showing Moses striking a rock wi... More

Benevolence - Print, Library of Congress collection

Benevolence - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print showing a woman distributing food and clothing to a poor family. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1873 by Geo. Stinson & Co., in the office of the Librarian of Congress at... More

Odd Fellowship illustrated - Print, Library of Congress collection

Odd Fellowship illustrated - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print showing a large statue labeled "Charity" on which is a certificate in the shape of a shield to indicate membership in the Odd Fellowship. Arranged around the statue, under the title "Friendship Love and T... More

Odd Fellowship illustrated - Print, Library of Congress collection

Odd Fellowship illustrated - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print showing a statue of a woman holding a shield over a young man and a young woman. Encircling the statue, under an eye labeled "Friendship Love and Truth," are vignettes of scenes from ancient times, as wel... More

More money wanted - O'Connor's charity craft / F. Opper.

More money wanted - O'Connor's charity craft / F. Opper.

Print shows an Irishman sailing in a top hat with a sail labeled "Money Wanted Fur to Free the Ould Country!" mounted on a clay tobacco pipe; his coattails are labeled "Land League" and "Free Ireland". He is ju... More

The gentler sex - charity for the drunken brother, contempt for the unfortunate sister / J.A. Wales.

The gentler sex - charity for the drunken brother, contempt for the un...

Print shows three fashionably dressed women helping a drunken man on the sidewalk, one holds a paper that states "Total Abstinence Pledge - Sign and Be Saved"; a pathway leads toward the "Drunkard's Nursery and... More

British benevolence / J. Keppler.

British benevolence / J. Keppler.

Print shows an oversized British Lion wearing boxing gloves labeled "Army" and "Navy", standing over its most recent victim labeled "Egyptian", trailing off to the left are other victims labeled "Ashantee, Afgh... More

In god we trust

In god we trust

Print showing bust portrait of "Jonathan & David" in oval surrounded by religious and masonic scenes and symbols. 768 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Caption continues: Friendship, Love & Truth. "But th... More

Puck's hint for "hospital sunday" / J. Keppler.

Puck's hint for "hospital sunday" / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a female figure labeled "Charity" holding a bouquet of flowers and standing next to a young boy with crutchers and a bandaged foot; Puck, holding a lithographic pen, gestures toward viewers t... More

The good samaritan / Gillam.

The good samaritan / Gillam.

Illustration shows Rutherford B. Hayes, Chester A. Arthur, and Grover Cleveland as pilgrims on a journey through rugged Middle Eastern landscape; leading the way is Hayes, holding a paper that states "Patronage... 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

The charity pagoda surrounded by the 733 little pagodas each containing a chapter of the Buddhist law engraved on a marble slab

The charity pagoda surrounded by the 733 little pagodas each containin...

Photograph shows a bird's-eye view of the "Charity" or Sandamuni Pagoda surrounded by smaller pagodas in Mandalay, Burma.

Johnstown Flood, 1889: Sisters of Charity building #12

Johnstown Flood, 1889: Sisters of Charity building #12

In ruins. Photo copyrighted by Langill & Darling. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Disaster relief; Freemasons; Flood 1889; Relief; Geogr.; Shelf.

Our religious landlords and their rookery tenants / C.J. Taylor.

Our religious landlords and their rookery tenants / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a group of wealthy citizens exiting Trinity Church on Wall Street, New York City, with poor persons huddled on the street on both sides, and tenement housing in the background. The inscription over ... More

Our "civilized" heathen / Ehrhart.

Our "civilized" heathen / Ehrhart.

Print shows a vignette cartoon with Uncle Sam at center placing money in a box labeled "To Save the Heathen of Foreign Lands", while around him are vignettes showing pigeon shooting, cockfighting, boxing, a tur... More

Charity for the suffers of war - Cretan children at refugees' food kitchen, Athens

Charity for the suffers of war - Cretan children at refugees' food kit...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Greco-Turkish War, 1897; Refugees, Cretan 1897; Children... More

"Charity begins at home" / Dalrymple.

"Charity begins at home" / Dalrymple.

Print shows Uncle Sam standing on an island labeled "Philippines" at an open gate labeled "Open to All Nations on Equal Terms"; he is welcoming an international crowd to enter through the gate. A female figure ... More

"Organized" charity

"Organized" charity

Print shows an interior view of the office at a charitable organization that shows a bloated manager sitting at a desk with his feet on top; in the background, several men hold open a large money bag to catch m... More

Charity
A Christmas sermon / J.S. Pughe.

A Christmas sermon / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Puck standing on a stage for a presentation for wealthy philanthropists, from left: an empty "seat reserved for Russell Sage, Mrs. Stanford, Miss [Helen Miller?] Gould, Rockefeller, Carnegie,... More

Siberia written by Bartley Campbell.

Siberia written by Bartley Campbell.

D11997 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: I'll pay for it! Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co, Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." Direction, W.J. Fielding. No. 4417. Forms part of: The... More

A Christmas reminder / Keppler.

A Christmas reminder / Keppler.

Illustration shows Puck addressing Andrew Carnegie who is pouring over the "Plan for the Carnegie Library"; Puck gestures toward an elderly couple standing at the door in the cold winter wind and snow. Title fr... More

A word to grand stand specialists / Ehrhart.

A word to grand stand specialists / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Puck tugging at the coat-tails of Andrew Carnegie, as he and John D. Rockefeller pile money bags around the base of a statue labeled "Fame", which they seek by endowing libraries and universi... More

The half is more than the whole ... Julius Charles Hare. Philadelphia. Published by The Society for organizing charity, Eleventh and Walnut Sts. [1908?].

The half is more than the whole ... Julius Charles Hare. Philadelphia....

On verso: Gift J. B. Haines Apr. 10 1908 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 161, Folder 14a.

Hark the herald angels sing

Hark the herald angels sing

Drawing shows silhouetted Salvation Army bellringer dressed as Santa Claus asking for donations as street vendors sell Christmas holiday items.

A phase of our tax system - the greater the service, the heavier the tax / K.

A phase of our tax system - the greater the service, the heavier the t...

Illustration shows two men labeled "Charity Worker" addressing an oversized man sitting on a throne, taking money from a box labeled "Rents", into which two men labeled "Rent Collecor" and Agent" pour money, an... More

Hot weather charity, N.Y.

Hot weather charity, N.Y.

Free shower baths for horses. George Grantham Bain Collection.

Printed page of text: "What Some Children Have Done to Help the Children Who Work."

Printed page of text: "What Some Children Have Done to Help the Childr...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Miscellaneous. Hine no. 3541. Caption card is blank. Date estimated on basis of captions for photos with neighboring numbers. Cre... More

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Poster shows a German soldier seated by a stove and warming his hands. Text: Contribute for Bavarian Soldiers' Homes. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / AM.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / A...

Poster shows a Christmas tree decorated with candles in front of a red cross. Text: Christmas in the field! 1914. Donate gift packages for our warriors! Purchase; Galerie XX; DLC/PP-1972:179. Signed with the ar... More

Faith, hope, and charity, these three; but the greatest of these is tango / Keppler.

Faith, hope, and charity, these three; but the greatest of these is ta...

Illustration shows a mother with an infant and a young child standing in the windblown snow at night, looking at a notice posted on a wall that states "Charity Ball" and "Proceeds for the Benefit of the Needy" ... More

Italian Baptist Church, Mill & South Sixth Streets, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, PA

Italian Baptist Church, Mill & South Sixth Streets, Jeannette, Westmor...

Significance: A high concentration of window, tableware, bottle and specialty glass plants distinguished Jeannette as "The Glass City" early in its history. Significant housing stock consists of company-built r... More

Opfertag in Bayern, 1916 / AM.

Opfertag in Bayern, 1916 / AM.

Poster shows a sword piercing a burning globe of the world. Text announces Offering Day in Bavaria. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Signed with the artist's monogram. Title from item.

Allgemeine Wäschesammlung 1917 / Griessler.

Allgemeine Wäschesammlung 1917 / Griessler.

Poster shows a girl holding a bundle of laundry. Text announces general clothing collection. Location in Vienna is given. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Weinachten im Feld! 1917. Spendet Geld und Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / AM.

Weinachten im Feld! 1917. Spendet Geld und Liebesgaben für unsere Krie...

Poster shows a Christmas tree decorated with candles in front of a red cross. Text: Christmas in the field! 1917. Contribute money and gift packages for our warriors! Signed with artist's monogram. Title from item.

Helft! ... Soldatenratshilfe ... eile tut not! / LO.

Helft! ... Soldatenratshilfe ... eile tut not! / LO.

Poster shows a desperate-looking German soldier bundled against the cold, carrying a large pack on his back. Text asks for emergency donations to the Soldiers' Aid Fund to help soldiers returning from the front... More

[Queen Marie of Romania, in traditional Romanian dress, visiting peasants in the region of Pitesti]

[Queen Marie of Romania, in traditional Romanian dress, visiting peasa...

Illus. in: "Queen Santa Claus," Good housekeeping. New York : International Magazine Co., 1919, vol. 69, December, p. 16. Title devised by Library staff.

Zeichnet 8 Kriegsanleihe / Alf. Offner.

Zeichnet 8 Kriegsanleihe / Alf. Offner.

Poster shows a little girl reaching through a number 8 to deposit a coin into a pile below. Text: Subscribe to the 8th War Loan. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

"A man may be down but he's never out!" Home Service Fund Campaign - Salvation Army - May 19-26, 1919 / / Frederick Duncan.

"A man may be down but he's never out!" Home Service Fund Campaign - S...

Poster showing a woman in Salvation Army uniform raising her hand above a variety of destitute people.

Tramp begging food

Tramp begging food

Tramp standing on porch with food & drink given to him by woman standing inside house. J237610 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by N.D. Hillis.

Kriegsgefangenenhilfe. Deutsches Hilfswerk für die Kriegs- und Zivilgefangenen / Walter Ditz, '19.

Kriegsgefangenenhilfe. Deutsches Hilfswerk für die Kriegs- und Zivilge...

Poster shows a kneeling goddess(?), holding her arms as if in offering. Text: Prisoner of War Relief Fund. German Relief Organization for War- and Civilian Prisoners of War. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zei... More

[Enrico Caruso, 1873-1921, drawing caricature sketches in booth at charity fair in Southampton, L.I., left profile, showing exterior of booth, onlookers and photographer at work]

[Enrico Caruso, 1873-1921, drawing caricature sketches in booth at cha...

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Photo by Bain News Service. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: New York Long ... More

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