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Carte vniverselle du commerce, c'est à dire carte hidrographique, où sont exactement decrites les costes des 4 parties du monde, avecque les routes pour la navigation des Indes occidentales et orientales

Carte vniverselle du commerce, c'est à dire carte hidrographique, où s...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes illustrations of ships on trade routes. Shows California as an island. LC copy foldlined. Stamped on verso: 6849. Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 364 Available also throug... more

By His Excellency, Joseph Dudley, Esq. Captain General and Governor in Chief, in and over His Majesties Provinces of the Massachusetts-Bay and New-Hampshire in New-England. A proclamation against commerce & trade with the French of Canada, Cape

By His Excellency, Joseph Dudley, Esq. Captain General and Governor in...

Positive Photostat.; Proclamation.; 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 ... more

By veele zit de kei in't Hooft om dat men in de Wind gelooft

By veele zit de kei in't Hooft om dat men in de Wind gelooft

Satire on rise and fall of the South Sea Company described as "Satire on the financial crisis in 1720 shows different actions of people with a 'kei' (cobble stone) in their heads, with many engraved inscription... more

Virginia Marylandia et Carolina in America Septentrionali ..

Virginia Marylandia et Carolina in America Septentrionali ..

Cartouche showing European traders and Natives in tropical setting around a large skin with title text. Title from item. Illus. in: Atlas geographicvs maior ... / per Iohannem Baptistam Homannvm. Norimbergae :... more

An advertisement having appeared, signed Andrew Marschalk, accusing me the subscriber, of having come to his father's house, and telling him" that if he voted against Mr. Scott, the Board of Commerce, would give him the inspecting of all the flo

An advertisement having appeared, signed Andrew Marschalk, accusing me...

Evans 11458.; On verso: S; Jan 24, 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 20a.

[Cartouche showing allegory on America] / G.F. Lotter sculps.

[Cartouche showing allegory on America] / G.F. Lotter sculps.

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Atlas novus sive tabulae geographicae ... / Tobias Conrad Lotter. Augustae Vindelicorum : [1772?], no. 6. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints;... more

New-York, November 5, 1773. To the friends of liberty, and commerce, Gentlemen. It must be strongly marked on your minds, that the end of the last non-importation agreement, was to obtain a repeal of the tyrannical act of Parliament, that impose

New-York, November 5, 1773. To the friends of liberty, and commerce, G...

Evans 12711.; On verso: S; Nov 5, 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; Portfolio 105, Folder 9e.

Frontispiece - when fell debate & civil wars shall cease ...

Frontispiece - when fell debate & civil wars shall cease ...

Print shows an allegorical scene with three female figures, seated on the left is America, standing center, on clouds, is Peace holding an olive branch in her right hand raised toward an airy "Temple of Commerc... more

Plan of the city of New York, in North America: surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767

Plan of the city of New York, in North America: surveyed in the years ...

Cartouche showing allegorical scene with an English trader standing on the shore among barrels and bundles of merchandise and a Native wearing feathered headdress and skirt standing among barrels. Title from it... more

America pois'd in the balance of justice

America pois'd in the balance of justice

Print shows two despondent women, possibly Britannia and America, reclining on a cliff in the rugged landscape of the new world, behind them, ships sailing toward the horizon pass a burning city, and two gods, ... more

Arms By His Excellency Sir William Howe, K. B. General and Commander in chief, &c. &c. &c. Proclamation. Whereas unrestrained liberty of landing or bringing into this Cityrum, brandy and other spirituous liquors, for sale, may be attended with

Arms By His Excellency Sir William Howe, K. B. General and Commander i...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 15330. 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 144, Folder 44.

A map of the inhabited part of Canada ... with the frontiers of New York and New England ... by Claude Joseph Sauthier / engraved by Wm. Faden, 1777.

A map of the inhabited part of Canada ... with the frontiers of New Yo...

Cartouche showing Englishmen trading with Natives in a wilderness setting. Title from item. Illus. in: The North American atlas, selected from the most authentic maps, charts, plans, &c. hitherto published / by... more

Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delaware in America sitis, ... / Tob. Conr. Lotter, sculps Aug. V.

Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delawar...

Print shows cartouche and ornament in upper left corner of map; Natives bring fish and furs to a man in European dress. Title from item. Illus. in: Atlas géographique de cent et huit cartes générales et spécial... more

[Wegens de staat der Engelsche natie, in't jaar 1778]

[Wegens de staat der Engelsche natie, in't jaar 1778]

Cartoon shows America (represented by a man with feathered cap) cutting the horns off a cow (representing British commerce) which is being milked by a Dutchman, two men (representing France and Spain) are stand... more

The political raree-show: or a picture of parties and politics, during and at the close of the last session of Parliament, June 1779

The political raree-show: or a picture of parties and politics, during...

Print shows a man directing a boy to view a peepshow of events and actions of the British government, as well as international affairs involving England. The peepshow presents 12 views in three columns; number ... more

De man in't hembd, of de gefnuikte hoogmoed

De man in't hembd, of de gefnuikte hoogmoed

Print shows a man in a nightshirt (representing England) being attacked by several men (representing the countries of the armed neutrality league and the allies), he is held by a Swede and a Dane, a Frenchman p... more

The coffee-house patriots, or news, from St. Eustatia / H. Bunbury Esqr. delint. ; W. Dickinson excudt.

The coffee-house patriots, or news, from St. Eustatia / H. Bunbury Esq...

Print shows interior view of a coffeehouse, presumably in London, where several man of commerce appear disgruntled at the news of the successful campaign to capture Saint Eustatius, a port used by British merch... more

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with European men]

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with European men]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De nieuwe groote lichtende zee-fakkel ... / Claes Janszoon Vooght. Amsterdam : G.H. van Keulen, 1782, no. 42. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and pri... more

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with harpoon and a European man with two Natives in a tropical setting]

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with harpoon and a Europea...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De nieuwe groote lichtende zee-fakkel ... / Claes Janszoon Vooght. Amsterdam : G.H. van Keulen, 1782, no. 37. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and pri... more

[Cartouche showing a Native woman, representing America, nursing infants in a tropical setting with scenes of commerce in the background]

[Cartouche showing a Native woman, representing America, nursing infan...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: L'Amérique septentrionale, ou se remarquent les États Unis. / par M. Brion de la Tour, ingénieur-géographe du roi. Paris : Chez Esnauts et Rapilly, 1783. Published in:... more

Thomas Jefferson, March 1783, Notes on Commerce and Insurance in Great Britain, 1689 to 1783

Thomas Jefferson, March 1783, Notes on Commerce and Insurance in Great...

Notes on Commerce and Insurance in Great Britain, 1689 to 1783

A new map of the United States of North America with the British Dominions on that continent &c / by Samuel Dunn, Mathematician; improved from the surveys of Capt. Carver.

A new map of the United States of North America with the British Domin...

Print shows a cartouche on a map with several parcels in a natural setting. Title from item. Illus. in: A new atlas of the mundane system; ... / Samuel Dunn. London : Printed for R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1778 [... more

Le grande Bretagne mutilé Das verstümmelte Britanien.

Le grande Bretagne mutilé Das verstümmelte Britanien.

Print shows the head and torso of Britannia chained to a hillside, her arms and legs, representing the American colonies, have been cut off and lie on the ground before her; a sailor in chains stands among arti... more

In the background is Admiral Rodney's engagement with Count de Grasse ... / Harrison invt. ; Goldar del. et sc.

In the background is Admiral Rodney's engagement with Count de Grasse ...

Title from item. Caption continues: Washington & Rochambeau's advantage over the English army, shews the injustice, fate & uncertainty of war. The glorious rays from providence over Rodney's fleet bring peace a... more

France. Arret of the King's Council of State, concerning commerce with the French Islands in America of the 30th of August, 1784. (Extracted from the records of the Council of State).  [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap and David C. Claypoole

France. Arret of the King's Council of State, concerning commerce with...

Evans 19010. 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 146, Folder 34.

Boston, April 18, 1785. The minds of the people being greatly and justly agitated by the apparent intention of the government and the merchants of Great-Britain to deprive the industrious trader of every benefit of our commerce ... [Boston, 1785

Boston, April 18, 1785. The minds of the people being greatly and just...

Not in Ford.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: 595. 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; Portfoli... more

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign...

Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

U.S. Reports: Tracy v. Wikoff, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 124 (1785)

U.S. Reports: Tracy v. Wikoff, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 124 (1785)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; April Term, 1785; Tracy versus Wikoff

The Treaty of Commerce or New coalition / G.R., delint. ; Lewis 16, fecit.

The Treaty of Commerce or New coalition / G.R., delint. ; Lewis 16, fe...

"Louis XVI (left) and George III (right) sit together, amicably clinking glasses; the latter's right hand is on the shoulder of Louis, who says, with a sly smile, Mon cher Ami I will teach a you de Politess Fra... more

J. J. Berard & Company, July 1, 1787, Account of United States Commerce through Port of L'Orient; in French

J. J. Berard & Company, July 1, 1787, Account of United States Commerc...

Account of United States Commerce through Port of L'Orient; in French

While Commerce spreads her canvas o'er the main, ...

While Commerce spreads her canvas o'er the main, ...

Print shows Columbia with two children being welcomed by Minerva.

L'allégorie est assez claire, pour se passer de comentaire

L'allégorie est assez claire, pour se passer de comentaire

Print shows the god Mercury/Hermes hung on a gibbet with a ribbon labeled "caisse d'escompte" and his hands bound with a ribbon labeled "traite de comerce"; from his feet hangs a sheet stating "Droits desportat... more

Thomas Jefferson, 1789, Notes on Commerce with the United States, in French

Thomas Jefferson, 1789, Notes on Commerce with the United States, in F...

Notes on Commerce with the United States, in French

France, 1789, Commerce in Grain and Flour, U. S. to France

France, 1789, Commerce in Grain and Flour, U. S. to France

Commerce in Grain and Flour, U. S. to France

France, 1789, Grain and Flour Commerce
Thomas Jefferson, 1789, Chart of French Commerce with the United States
[Title page engraved vignette: allegory of America resting her shield to engage in art, education, agriculture, and naval commerce]

[Title page engraved vignette: allegory of America resting her shield ...

Engraving by Thackara & Vallance - C.W. Peale, del't. Illus. in: Title page of The Universal Asylum and Columbian Magazine for 1790. vol. V. Philadelphia. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr). This record contains unve... more

Mediterranean Commerce Report, February 1, 1791, with Letter to Madison Dated April 17, 1797
To the farmers and traders in the State of New-York. The Corporation of the Chamber of Commerce of New-York, near twelve months since, took the liberty of addressing you on a subject of great importance ... By order of the Chamber. John Broome,

To the farmers and traders in the State of New-York. The Corporation o...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans.; Title.; On verso: 10; 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; Portfol... more

Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majesty and the U...S...A...

Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majes...

Illus. in: Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majesty and the U...S...A..., t.p, no illus., printed in Phila, Aug. 12, 1795. This record contains unverified, old data from caption ... more

Columbia trading with all the world

Columbia trading with all the world

Print shows Columbia as a symbol of the United States engaged in trade with figures representing Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America. Title from item. Purchase; Boston Rare Maps; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:090).

Home incidents, accidents, &c. The colored voter ; Pursuit of a breakfast under difficulties ; Nearest the fire ; Gypsies in Texas ; A floating grocer's raft ; Accident to a danseuse ; Accident on an inclined railway ; A sagacious dog ; Oiling a ventriloquist ; Explosion at the Wisconsin paper mill, Milwaukie ; A business proposal ; A sad story

Home incidents, accidents, &c. The colored voter ; Pursuit of a breakf...

Illustrations that accompany twelve stories of mishaps and curiosities including an African American Union soldier wrongly denied the right to vote, a Romani woman earning money telling fortunes, an explosion a... more

American commerce in Flames! Americans! See the execution of Bonaparte's orders to burn, sink, and destroy your ships! [Cuts] American! Look on this picture! Read the transactions on which it is founded; and then vote for Sullivan, or any other

American commerce in Flames! Americans! See the execution of Bonaparte...

Positive Photostat.; Political campaign.; Anti-Sullivan poster. 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 Printe... more

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle District Bank promise to pay blank or bearer, Ten dollars, on demand Peter Maverick

The president, directors, & co. of the Middle District Bank promise to...

Print shows a "Ten" dollar bank note with a large bull standing at center above the words "State of New-York", with symbols of agriculture and and commerce at the right and left margins. Title from item. Signed... more

Weg met de regie! Amerikansche waar

Weg met de regie! Amerikansche waar

Print shows Dutch soldiers and Russian cavalry driving away French excise men collecting import taxes on American tobacco in Holland; also shows businessmen around a barrel of tobacco leaves and ships in the ba... more

U.S. Reports: U.S. v. Sheldon, 15 U.S. (2 Wheat.) 119 (1817)

U.S. Reports: U.S. v. Sheldon, 15 U.S. (2 Wheat.) 119 (1817)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 15; Wheaton Volume 2; February Term, 1817; United States v. Sheldon, The

U.S. Reports: The Friendschaft., 17 U.S. (4 Wheat.) 105 (1819)

U.S. Reports: The Friendschaft., 17 U.S. (4 Wheat.) 105 (1819)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 17; Wheaton Volume 4; February Term, 1819; The Friendschaft. - Moreira, Claimant.

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in such a manner, and on such terms, as they think will give universal satisfaction. Orders thankfully received

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in...

Print shows an advertisement in the form of bank notes in the denominations of 2 and 3 advertising Reed and Stiles engraving and copperplate printing firm in Hartford and East Windsor, Connecticut. At the top o... more

Water proof

Water proof

Print shows a female figure possibly representing Columbia or Commerce, full-length, seated, facing right, wearing a helmet with an eagle(?) with wings spread on top; she is holding a pike with her right hand, ... more

Amity enterprise

Amity enterprise

Print shows a Native man sitting on a log on the left, a bundle of arrows at his feet and a tomahawk peace pipe between his legs, he is offering an ear of corn to a pioneer who is sitting on a tree stump on the... more

U.S. Reports: Gracie v. Palmer, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 605 (1823)

U.S. Reports: Gracie v. Palmer, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 605 (1823)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 21; Wheaton Volume 8; February Term, 1823; Archibald Gracie and others, Plaintiffs in Error, v. John Palmer and others, Defendants in Error

U.S. Reports: Gibbons v. Ogden., 22 U.S. (9 Wheat.) 1 (1824)

U.S. Reports: Gibbons v. Ogden., 22 U.S. (9 Wheat.) 1 (1824)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 22; Wheaton Volume 9; February Term, 1824; Gibbons, Appellant, v. Ogden, Resondent.

U.S. Reports: 60 Pipes of Brandy, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 421 (1825)

U.S. Reports: 60 Pipes of Brandy, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 421 (1825)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 23; Wheaton Volume 10; February Term, 1825; Sixty Pipes of Brandy. Kennedy and Maitland, Claimants

U.S. Reports: Brown v. State of Maryland., 25 U.S. (12 Wheat.) 419 (1827)

U.S. Reports: Brown v. State of Maryland., 25 U.S. (12 Wheat.) 419 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 25; Wheaton Volume 12; January Term, 1827; Brown and Others, Plaintiffs in Error, against the State of Maryland, Defendant in Error.

Jackson ticket. Agriculture, commerce and manufactures

Jackson ticket. Agriculture, commerce and manufactures

Election ticket with image of anchor, bales, and barrels on a shore, and sailing vessels beyond. Trunk in foreground is labeled "Edes Print" (printer's imprint)?

Jackson ticket.  Agriculture, commerce and manufactures

Jackson ticket. Agriculture, commerce and manufactures

Election ticket with image of a three-masted sailing vessel. Title appears as it is written on the item. Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1828-6.

Joseph McDowell Philadelphia W. Hay sc

Joseph McDowell Philadelphia W. Hay sc

Print shows an interior view of Joseph McDowell's papermaking mill in a medallion resting on the products of commerce, with a banner at top that states "To Flourish Unite Nature Commerce & Arts. Explore most di... more

Amies Montgomery Co. near Philadelphia. Hot pressed drawn by T. Underwood ; engraved by J.W. Steel

Amies Montgomery Co. near Philadelphia. Hot pressed drawn by T. Underw...

Print shows an advertisement for "Amies" a manufacturer of paper showing a massive foundation pedestal on which are portraits of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Quincy Adams, and An... more

U.S. Reports: Parsons vs. Armor Oakey, 28 U.S. (3 Pet.) 413 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Parsons vs. Armor Oakey, 28 U.S. (3 Pet.) 413 (1830)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 28; Peters Volume 3; January Term, 1830; William Parsons, Plaintiff in Error vs. James Armor and T. W. Oakey, Syndics of the Creditors of James Armor

U.S. Reports: Edmondston vs. Drake and Mitchel, 30 U.S. (5 Pet.) 624 (1831)

U.S. Reports: Edmondston vs. Drake and Mitchel, 30 U.S. (5 Pet.) 624 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 30; Peters Volume 5; January Term, 1831; Charles Edmondston, Plaintiff in Error vs. Drake and Mitchel, Defendants in Error

U.S. Reports: Schimmelpennick v. Turner, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 1 (1832)

U.S. Reports: Schimmelpennick v. Turner, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 1 (1832)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 31; Peters Volume 6; January Term, 1832; Gebret Schimmelpennick and Adrian Toe Laer, Trading under the Firm of R. and J.R. Van Staphorst v. Josiah and Philip Turner

U.S. Reports: Boyle v. Zacharie and Turner, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 635 (1832)

U.S. Reports: Boyle v. Zacharie and Turner, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 635 (1832...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 31; Peters Volume 6; January Term, 1832; Hugh Boyle, Complainant and Appellant v. James W. Zacharie and Samuel H. Turner

The experiment in full operation

The experiment in full operation

An anti-Jackson satire, critical of the President's federal treasury policy and of Vice-President Van Buren's influence on the administration's fiscal program. The print specifically attacks Jackson's plan to d... more

U.S. Reports: Scholefield v. Eichelberger, 32 U.S. (7 Pet.) 586 (1833)

U.S. Reports: Scholefield v. Eichelberger, 32 U.S. (7 Pet.) 586 (1833)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 32; Peters Volume 7; January Term, 1833; Joshua Scholefield and John Taylor, Plaintiffs in Error v. Jesse Eichelberger, Surviving Partner of John Clemm, Defendant in Error

U.S. Reports: United States v. Hack et al, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 271 (1834)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Hack et al, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 271 (1834)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 33; Peters Volume 8; January Term, 1834; United States, Plaintiffs in Error v. Andrew Hack, Thomas Sewall, and James Wilkes, Jun., Assignees of John Stouffer

U.S. Reports: Withers v. Withers, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 355 (1834)

U.S. Reports: Withers v. Withers, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 355 (1834)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 33; Peters Volume 8; January Term, 1834; Reuben Withers, Appellant v. John Withers, Appellee

U.S. Reports: Bank of Georgia v. Higginbottom, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 48 (1835)

U.S. Reports: Bank of Georgia v. Higginbottom, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 48 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 34; Peters Volume 9; January Term, 1835; Bank of Georgia, Appellants v. James Higginbottom, Administrator of William S. Gillett, and others, The

U.S. Reports: Preston vs. Keene, 39 U.S. (14 Pet.) 133 (1840)

U.S. Reports: Preston vs. Keene, 39 U.S. (14 Pet.) 133 (1840)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 39; Peters Volume 14; January Term, 1840; Isaac T. Preston, Executor of James Brown, deceased vs. Richard R. Keene

U.S. Reports: Brown and Company vs. M'Gran, 39 U.S. (14 Pet.) 479 (1840)

U.S. Reports: Brown and Company vs. M'Gran, 39 U.S. (14 Pet.) 479 (184...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 39; Peters Volume 14; January Term, 1840; William and James Brown and Company vs. Thomas M'Gran

U.S. Reports: Groves et al. v. Slaughter, 40 U.S. (15 Pet.) 449 (1841)

U.S. Reports: Groves et al. v. Slaughter, 40 U.S. (15 Pet.) 449 (1841)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 40; Peters Volume 15; January Term, 1841; Moses Groves and James Graham, Plaintiffs in error, v. Robert Slaughter, Defendant in error - John W. Brown, Moses Groves, R. M. Robert... more

United States almanac, for the year 1841

United States almanac, for the year 1841

Print shows the title page for the United States Almanac for the year 1841 showing the deity Mercury/Hermes soaring above the waterfront at Philadelphia with ships and boats on the Delaware River and two men mo... more

U.S. Reports: Lawrence v. McCalmont et al., 43 U.S. (2 How) 426 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Lawrence v. McCalmont et al., 43 U.S. (2 How) 426 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Susan Lawrence, Plaintiff in error, v. Robert McCalmont, Hugh McCalmont, and William Johnson Newell, Defendants

U.S. Reports: Burwell v. Mandeville's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 560 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Burwell v. Mandeville's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 560 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Nathaniel Burwell, Complainant and Appellant, v. Daniel Cawood, Willam C. Gardner, Executor of Joseph Mandeville, deceased, and John Wes... more

U.S. Reports: Rhett v. Poe, 43 U.S. (2 How) 457 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Rhett v. Poe, 43 U.S. (2 How) 457 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Robert Barnwell Rhett, Plaintiff in error, v. Robert F. Poe, Cashier of the Bank of Augusta, Defendant

U.S. Reports: United States v. Brig Malek Adhel, 43 U.S. (2 How) 210 (1844)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Brig Malek Adhel, 43 U.S. (2 How) 210 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Peter Harmony and others, Claimants of the Brig Malek Adhel, v. The United States - The United States v. The Cargo of the Brig Malek Adhel

U.S. Reports: Cary v. Curtis, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 236 (1845)

U.S. Reports: Cary v. Curtis, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 236 (1845)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; William F. Cary and Samuel T. Cary, Plaintiffs, v. Edward Curtis

U.S. Reports: Taylor et al. v. United States, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 197 (1845)

U.S. Reports: Taylor et al. v. United States, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 197 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; John Taylor, Junior, and William Blackburne and Co., Claimants of Cloths and Kerseymeres, Plaintiffs in Error, v. The United States, Def... more

The tree of liberty.  The free population of the United States enjoying the refreshing shade of the tree of liberty

The tree of liberty. The free population of the United States enjoyin...

A somewhat puzzling commentary on two issues: slavery and economic protectionism. The date of the print is uncertain, but it may have appeared as part of the reaction against the Walker Tariff of 1846. A Northe... more

U.S. Reports: McLaughlin v. Bank of Potomac et al., 48 U.S. (7 How.) 220 (1849)

U.S. Reports: McLaughlin v. Bank of Potomac et al., 48 U.S. (7 How.) 2...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 48; Howard Volume 7; January Term, 1849; Bridget McLaughlin, Appellant, v. The Bank of Potomac and others.

U.S. Reports: Shawhan et al. v. Wherrit, 48 U.S. (7 How.) 627 (1849)

U.S. Reports: Shawhan et al. v. Wherrit, 48 U.S. (7 How.) 627 (1849)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 48; Howard Volume 7; January Term, 1849; John L. Shawhan, Daniel Shawhan, George H. Perrin; Benjamin Berry; Catharine Snodgrass; and Isaac Miller, Appellants, v. Perry Wherritt,... more

U.S. Reports: Passenger Cases. --Smith v. Turner., 48 U.S. (7 How.) 283 (1849)

U.S. Reports: Passenger Cases. --Smith v. Turner., 48 U.S. (7 How.) 28...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 48; Howard Volume 7; January Term, 1849; George Smith, Plaintiff in error, v. William Turner, Health-Commissioner of the Port of New York. James Norris, Plaintiff in error, v. T... more

U.S. Reports: The United States v. Marigold., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 560 (1850)

U.S. Reports: The United States v. Marigold., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 560 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; The United States, Plaintiffs, v. Peter Marigold.

U.S. Reports: Nathan v. Louisiana, 49 U.S. (8 How.) 73 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Nathan v. Louisiana, 49 U.S. (8 How.) 73 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 49; Howard Volume 8; January Term, 1850; Asher M. Nathan, Plaintiff in error, v. The State of Louisiana.

U.S. Reports: Warner et al. v. Martin, 52 U.S. (11 How.) 209 (1851)

U.S. Reports: Warner et al. v. Martin, 52 U.S. (11 How.) 209 (1851)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 52; Howard Volume 11; December Term, 1850; John A. Warner, a Citizen of the State of Pennsylvania; John A. Warner and Company, Citizens of the same State; and William Heald, Jac... more

Le diamant de bluze est une nouvelle découverte qui vient de jeter une véritable panique dans le commerce des vrais diamants ...

Le diamant de bluze est une nouvelle découverte qui vient de jeter une...

Advertisement for a Paris jewelry store depicting a man sitting in a ring tied to a balloon labeled "Palais des diamants." Title from item. Tissandier collection.

U.S. Reports: The United States v. Southmayd, et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 637 (1850)

U.S. Reports: The United States v. Southmayd, et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.)...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; The United States, Plaintiffs in error, v. Horace Southmayd and Stephen C. Southmayd.

U.S. Reports: Marriott v. Brune et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 619 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Marriott v. Brune et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 619 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; William H. Marriott, Plaintiff in error, v. Frederick W. Brune, John C. Brune, and William H. Brune, Copartners, trading under the Firm ... more