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[Native American mortuary customs: row of Indians carrying bodies over their shoulders to fires, platform with skeletons hanging above and bones below on benches, and groups of Indians standing around fires and poles hung with cloth or skins]

[Native American mortuary customs: row of Indians carrying bodies over...

Illus. in: Moeurs des sauvages ameriquains, comparées aux moeurs des premiers temps / Joseph Francois Lafitau. Paris : Saugrain l'aîné [etc.], 1724, v. 2, pl. 22, opp. p. 456.

By the Upper House of Assembly, October 28, 1773. Gentlemen. We return the bill, entitled "An act for the regulation of the staple of Tobacco, and for preventing frauds in his Majesty's customs." ... Signed by order, U. Scott, Cl. Up. Ho. [Willi

By the Upper House of Assembly, October 28, 1773. Gentlemen. We return...

Imprint 2.; 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 178, Folder 10.

U.S. Reports: Hocker v. Stricker, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 225 (1787)

U.S. Reports: Hocker v. Stricker, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 225 (1787)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1787; Hocker versus Stricker, Under Sheriff

U.S. Reports: Robertson, et al. v. Vogle, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 252 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Robertson, et al. v. Vogle, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 252 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; March Term, 1788; Robertson et al. versus Vogle

U.S. Reports: Gilpin v. Semple, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 251 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Gilpin v. Semple, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 251 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; March Term, 1788; Gilpin versus Semple

James Madison. Notes, Customs Duties. 1790.

James Madison. Notes, Customs Duties. 1790.

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Qiong Jun di yu quan tu.

Qiong Jun di yu quan tu.

Title supplied. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Shows the island of Hainan as viewed from the north and shows the customs and habits of th... more

Surveyor of customs

Surveyor of customs

Drawing shows a customs agent, seen from behind, reading a newspaper identified only as "Herald." Bayard Taylor traveled extensively in Europe between 1844 and his death in 1879. Gift; Charles F. Heartman; 1922... more

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: Swartwout v. Gihon et al., 44 U.S. (3 How.) 110 (1845)

U.S. Reports: Swartwout v. Gihon et al., 44 U.S. (3 How.) 110 (1845)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; Samuel Swartwout, Plaintiff in Error, v. John Gihon et al.

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

[U.S. Customs House, Philadelphia]

[U.S. Customs House, Philadelphia]

Exterior view of the U.S. Customs House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1999 (DLC/PP-1999:126.011) Published in: Gat... more

The Hebrew Purim Ball at the Academy of Music, March 14

The Hebrew Purim Ball at the Academy of Music, March 14

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1865 April 1, p. 21.

Frauds of the revenue of customs ... Resulting from this method of disposal by the government, we have in connection with our store of Storms, Thurber & Co ... secured a considerable portion of the costly merchandise referred to in the above off

Frauds of the revenue of customs ... Resulting from this method of dis...

On verso: 1868. 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 72, Folder 55.

Japanese customs in New York

Japanese customs in New York

Illustration shows Tammany politician Boss Tweed, New York City Mayor Oakey Hall and city comptroller Richard Connelly and cartoonist Thomas Nast dressed as samurai in a Japanese-style room. Nast is handing a d... more

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Unkart, 96 U.S. 118 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Unkart, 96 U.S. 118 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Unkart

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Rheims, 96 U.S. 143 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Rheims, 96 U.S. 143 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Rheims

U.S. Reports: Murphy v. Arnson, 96 U.S. 131 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Murphy v. Arnson, 96 U.S. 131 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Murphy v. Arnson

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Sussfield, 96 U.S. 128 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Sussfield, 96 U.S. 128 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Sussfield

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Stephani, 96 U.S. 125 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Stephani, 96 U.S. 125 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Stephani

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Zimmerman, 96 U.S. 124 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Zimmerman, 96 U.S. 124 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Zimmerman

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Herman, 96 U.S. 141 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Herman, 96 U.S. 141 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Herman

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Homer, 96 U.S. 137 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Homer, 96 U.S. 137 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Homer

U.S. Reports: Kohlsaat v. Murphy, 96 U.S. 153 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Kohlsaat v. Murphy, 96 U.S. 153 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Kohlsaat v. Murphy

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Goddard, 96 U.S. 145 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Goddard, 96 U.S. 145 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Goddard

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Davies, 96 U.S. 135 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Davies, 96 U.S. 135 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Davis

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Morrison, 96 U.S. 108 (1878)

U.S. Reports: Arthur v. Morrison, 96 U.S. 108 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 96; October Term, 1877; Arthur v. Morrison

U.S. Reports: National Bank v. Burkhardt, 100 U.S. 686 (1880)

U.S. Reports: National Bank v. Burkhardt, 100 U.S. 686 (1880)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 100; October Term, 1879; National Bank v. Burkhardt

[The Customs House, Istanbul] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Customs House, Istanbul] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. No. 596. In album: Government buildings, mosques, schools, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Ab... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Smith, 124 U.S. 525 (1888)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Smith, 124 U.S. 525 (1888)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 124; October Term, 1887; United States v. Smith

U.S. Reports: Robertson v. Bradbury, 132 U.S. 491 (1889)

U.S. Reports: Robertson v. Bradbury, 132 U.S. 491 (1889)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 132; October Term, 1889; Robertson v. Bradbury

[Scene in the Botanical Gardens with Director of Customs Building, Hamburg, Germany]

[Scene in the Botanical Gardens with Director of Customs Building, Ham...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905.. Print no. "16825". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

U.S. Reports: Seeberger v. Cahn, 137 U.S. 95 (1880)

U.S. Reports: Seeberger v. Cahn, 137 U.S. 95 (1880)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 137; October Term, 1890; Seeberger v. Cahn

U.S. Reports: Seeberger v. Farwell, 139 U.S. 608 (1891)

U.S. Reports: Seeberger v. Farwell, 139 U.S. 608 (1891)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 139; October Term, 1890; Seeberger v. Farwell

U.S. Reports: Sherman v. Grinnell, 144 U.S. 198 (1892)

U.S. Reports: Sherman v. Grinnell, 144 U.S. 198 (1892)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 144; October Term, 1891; Sherman v. Grinnell

U.S. Reports: Chateaugay Iron Co. v. Blake, 144 U.S. 476 (1892)

U.S. Reports: Chateaugay Iron Co. v. Blake, 144 U.S. 476 (1892)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 144; October Term, 1891; Chateaugay Ore and Iron Company v. Blake

Customs Pier - Smyrna

Customs Pier - Smyrna

Anchored ships and men working at the pier in Smyrna. A16427 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright statement: Copyright 1894 [1895] by R. E. M. Bain. Written on verso: No. 284 and No. 296. No. 1.

Wonsan - visitors from the steamer calling upon the collector of imperial customs

Wonsan - visitors from the steamer calling upon the collector of imper...

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

U.S. Reports: The Conqueror, 166 U.S. 110 (1897)

U.S. Reports: The Conqueror, 166 U.S. 110 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 166; October Term, 1896; The Conqueror

Pillow fight /

Pillow fight /

"A comic subject, clear, bright and characteristic. Shows four girls in their night dresses, engaged in an animated pillow fight. During the action the pillows become torn, and the feathers fly over their heads... more

Seminary girls /

Seminary girls /

"A number of young ladies, in their night robes, are having a frolic, and are interrupted by a teacher. One girl makes herself very conspicuous by crawling under a bed. 50 foot strip"--Edison films catalog. 248... more

Bowery waltz /

Bowery waltz /

"Shows James T. Kelly and Dorothy Kent, of Waite's Comedy Company, in the famous Bowery dance. The dancers are dressed in costumes characteristic to the surroundings, and the dance as shown is an exact reproduc... more

Maude's naughty little brother /

Maude's naughty little brother /

"In a charming dining room a very attractive young lady is seen seated at the table, evidently waiting for the caller who is to share a quiet little dinner for two. A moment later a dude of the regular chappy t... more

U.S. Reports: Li Sing v. United States, 180 U.S. 486 (1901)

U.S. Reports: Li Sing v. United States, 180 U.S. 486 (1901)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 180; October Term, 1900; Li Sing v. United States

Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition /

Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition /

"The picture opens with a crowd of Swiss boys and girls dressed in native costumes, marching down the street in this very unique and picturesque village. Each happy and smiling face is clearly shown as they pas... more

Swiss village, no. 2 /

Swiss village, no. 2 /

"The scene opens by showing the village girls driving home a herd of cows, and shows the native peasantry of Switzerland returning from their daily occupation--watching the herds. After driving the cattle to th... more

In Claddagh - where old Irish customs and Language survive - suburb of Galway, Ireland

In Claddagh - where old Irish customs and Language survive - suburb of...

Children on street in foreground. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. Index; Sheep; Ireland; Ire. Miscellaneous; Shelf.

Picturesque life and customs of an Irish village--Ireland

Picturesque life and customs of an Irish village--Ireland

Eight children on cart drawn by two donkeys, in front of thatched cottages, Ireland. XXc161H U.S. Copyright Office.

U.S. Reports: Fourteen Diamond Rings v. United State, 183 U.S. 176 (1901)

U.S. Reports: Fourteen Diamond Rings v. United State, 183 U.S. 176 (19...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 183; October Term, 1901; Fourteen Diamond Rings, Emil J. Pepke, Claimant v. United States

Sure to enjoy it / O'Neill.

Sure to enjoy it / O'Neill.

Illustration shows a Jewish family getting ready to attend the theater. Title from item. Caption: Mrs. Bernstein (getting ready for the theatre) I see dere vas a real fire-engine in dis blay. / Bernstein (sulk... more

Street car chivalry /

Street car chivalry /

"Scene shows interior of crowded street-car. A young lady enters and every man in the car offers her his seat. Presently an elderly stout lady with arm full of bundles enters. All male passengers immediately bu... more

Annual baby parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J. /

Annual baby parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J. /

Shows the Baby Parade at Asbury Park, N.J., in 1904. Includes scenes of boys (dressed as soldiers and sailors) and girls (dressed in oriental costume) marching in groups, mothers pushing decorated perambulators... more

Charming town of Mapo on the Han River - looking west from residence of Customs Commissioner of Korea

Charming town of Mapo on the Han River - looking west from residence o...

Very nearly the same as 72542, but much better image. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Korea Mapo; Geo... more

[Examination of luggage on automobile, by Customs(?), France]
TR in Africa [1909, 2] /

TR in Africa [1909, 2] /

Scenes of African peoples and of TR's safari party, all probably filmed in British East Africa (Kenya) in 1909. View of TR planting a tree in front of trading company building, possibly located in Mombasa, long... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Quiver, 241 U.S. 602 (1916)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Quiver, 241 U.S. 602 (1916)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 241; October Term, 1915; United States v. Quiver

U.S. Reports: Ches. & Ohio Ry. V. Profit, 241 U.S. 462 (1916)

U.S. Reports: Ches. & Ohio Ry. V. Profit, 241 U.S. 462 (1916)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 241; October Term, 1915; Chesapeake & (and) Ohio Railway Company v. Profit

U.S. Reports: Ricaud v. American Metal Co., 246 U.S. 304 (1917)

U.S. Reports: Ricaud v. American Metal Co., 246 U.S. 304 (1917)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 246; October Term, 1917; Ricaud et al. v. American Metal Company, Limited

U.S. Reports: McGinis v. California, 247 U.S. 91 (1918)

U.S. Reports: McGinis v. California, 247 U.S. 91 (1918)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 247; October Term, 1917; McGinis et al. v. People of the State of California

U.S. Reports: Vitelli & Son v. United States, 250 U.S. 355 (1919)

U.S. Reports: Vitelli & Son v. United States, 250 U.S. 355 (1919)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 250; October Term, 1918; F. Vitelli &(and) Son v. United States

Landing at Constantinople requires a good nervous system. Porters, pirates and guides swarm aboard with passport and customs men and baggage with passengers and freight wade through the melee to the dock From the harbor Constantinople is a city of tall spires or minarets.

Landing at Constantinople requires a good nervous system. Porters, pir...

Photographs show crowds of men on a boat and a view of Istanbul from the Sea of Mamara, Istanbul, Turkey. Title from item. Negative series code stamped on page: LC-C26. On page: no. 1382 (top image) and no. 13... more

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