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Salzburgische emigranten

Salzburgische emigranten

Illustration showing a man and a woman, Lutheran religious refugees, fleeing Salzburg, Austria.

Wir Endes unterschriebene sämtliche Einwohner der Gegend Broad-Bay genannt, in dem Ost-Theil der Provintz Neu-Engelland in America, Urkunden und bezeugen heimit, welcher Gestallt, wir Anno 1742 im Monat Juny, nach einer Reise von 5 Wochen und

Wir Endes unterschriebene sämtliche Einwohner der Gegend Broad-Bay gen...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll 2.; Not in Evans.; Not in Hildeburn.; On verso: 02-83-384.28. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio ... more

Political electricity; or, an historical & prophetical print in the year 1770 / Bute & Wilkes invent. ; Mercurius & Appeles fect.

Political electricity; or, an historical & prophetical print in the ye...

Detail showing convicts consisting of lords, esquires, and attorneys, in chains, boarding ship, for transport from England to Georgia, under the reign of King George III. Detail of British Museum Cartoon Collec... more

The emigration to Connecticut

The emigration to Connecticut

Print showing a group of people travelling along a tree-lined road. Among the travellers are a child, a person on horseback, people walking, and a man driving cattle. Title from item. On item: "Designed and etc... more

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad / W. Sharp, del. ; printed by Sharp and Michelin.

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad / W. Sharp, del. ; printed...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing a top hat with sack and walking stick leaning on a stile. Reference copy may be in LOT 7010. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Is... more

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. Price Blackwood

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. ...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Sixth edition. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac Mc... more

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. Price Blackwood

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. ...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac McGaw, of New Yor... more

The Massachusetts hoar, outwitted, or hopping-John, and Johnny-cake, for cod fish 'notions,' wide awake!!!

The Massachusetts hoar, outwitted, or hopping-John, and Johnny-cake, f...

An imaginative but puzzling commentary on sectional tensions over slavery between New England abolitionists and southern agrarian slaveholders. In his sweeping satire the artist also portrays a considerable hos... more

Auswanderer-karte und wegweiser nach Nordamerika.

Auswanderer-karte und wegweiser nach Nordamerika.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

An emigrant train attacked by hostile Indians on the prairie / Champney del. ; Nichols sc.

An emigrant train attacked by hostile Indians on the prairie / Champne...

Illustration shows an emigrant wagon train being attacked by Natives while traveling across the Great Plains. Title from item. Illus. in: Ballou's pictorial drawing-room companion, v. 13, no. 7 (1857 August 15)... more

[Four scenes of European emigrants in America] / W.J. Hennessey del.

[Four scenes of European emigrants in America] / W.J. Hennessey del.

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1858 June 26, p. 405.

Leaving old England for America

Leaving old England for America

People on deck of ship. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 14, 1870 Jan. 22, p. 61.

From the old to the new world - German emigrants for New York embarking on a Hamburg steamer

From the old to the new world - German emigrants for New York embarkin...

Print shows German immigrants boarding a ship for America in the late 19th century. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1874 Nov. 7, pp. 916-917.

Emigrants leaving Queenstown for New York / M.F.

Emigrants leaving Queenstown for New York / M.F.

Emigrants on dock. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1874 Sept. 26, pp. 796-797.

Chinese immigrants at the San Francisco custom-house / P. Frenzeny.

Chinese immigrants at the San Francisco custom-house / P. Frenzeny.

Customs officers inspecting belongings of Chinese immigrants as others enter the room from ship; with insert of Chinese on wagon. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1877 Feb. 3, p. 81.

Immigrants landing at Castle Garden / drawn by A.B. Shults.

Immigrants landing at Castle Garden / drawn by A.B. Shults.

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1880 May 29, p. 341.

The emigrants Die auswanderer / / The Major & Knapp Engraving Co. 56 & 58 Park Place, N.Y.

The emigrants Die auswanderer / / The Major & Knapp Engraving Co. 56 &...

Print shows a procession of emigrants with a young boy carrying an umbrella and a bag over his shoulder at the lead, walking next to a large dog; a young woman follows carrying a basket with a lamb against her ... more

The anti-Chinese wall--The American wall goes up as the Chinese original goes down / F. Grätz.

The anti-Chinese wall--The American wall goes up as the Chinese origin...

A cartoon showing laborers, among whom are Irishmen, an African American, a Civil War veteran, Italian, Frenchman, and a Jew, building a wall against the Chinese. Congressional mortar is used to mount blocks of... more

Which color is to be tabooed next? / Th. Nast.

Which color is to be tabooed next? / Th. Nast.

Cartoon concerning Irish and Chinese immigration to the United States, showing "Fritz" and "Pat" seated at table talking. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1882 March 25, p. 192.

"When the Spring-time comes, gentle"--Indian! Polygamous barbarian: "Much guns, much ammunition much whiskey, and much kill pale-face."/ / Th. Nast.  Exiles from Russia--their first day in New York / from a sketch by S.F. Yeager

"When the Spring-time comes, gentle"--Indian! Polygamous barbarian: "M...

Top illustration satirizing "reported alliance between the Mormons and Indians". Bottom illustration shows Jewish refugees from Russia with their belongings, in a marine terminal in the United States. Illus. in... more

The balance of trade with Great Britain seems to be still against us--650 paupers arrived at Boston in the steamship Nestoria, April 15th, from Galway, Ireland, shipped by the British government / W.A. Rogers.

The balance of trade with Great Britain seems to be still against us--...

Page of advertisements with cartoon showing people on steamship carrying "Poor house from Galway." Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 27, 1883 April 28, p. 272.

Uncle Sam presents his return quota of "assisted" immigrants

Uncle Sam presents his return quota of "assisted" immigrants

"Assisted emigrants for Great Britain passage paid by Uncle Sam" on ship; "Monopoly, the cow with many mouths to feed" on sign; "J. Hawbuck, N.Y. Legislature" on bag; and "Anti Common Sense Society" on sign at ... more

Leo XIII andenken

Leo XIII andenken

21098 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 information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

[Group of immigrants]

[Group of immigrants]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0056). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Immigrants on deck of steamer]

[Immigrants on deck of steamer]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Grady Klapper.

The founders of Swedish Methodism

The founders of Swedish Methodism

1708[0] 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 information compiled by Junior Fellows, 200... more

Citizens for trouble-making only / Keppler.

Citizens for trouble-making only / Keppler.

Print shows Columbia standing with two "troublemakers" labeled "Cuban Filibuster" and "Irish Agitator" hiding behind her skirt; they are holding papers that state "Certificate of U.S. Citizenship". Title from i... more

Immigrants at Battery Park, New York, N.Y

Immigrants at Battery Park, New York, N.Y

Attribution based on negative D4-13619. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013618. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Motor car, Canadian Government Colonization Co.

Motor car, Canadian Government Colonization Co.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043222. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

At the entrance of the new world

At the entrance of the new world

Photograph shows a male immigrant standing in front of door with all his posessions. Copyright 1900 by R. F. Turnbull, N.Y. Title from item.

Landing at Ellis Island

Landing at Ellis Island

Emigrants coming up the board-walk from the barge, which has taken them off the steamship company's docks, and transported them to Ellis Island. The big building in the background is the new hospital just opene... more

Emigrants coming to the "Land of Promise"

Emigrants coming to the "Land of Promise"

Copyright by William H. Rau. No. 4580. Reference copy in LOT 11021; original stereograph NOS 2/97; variant in PR 09 CN 109 (Rau USA New York).

"Captains courageous" / Keppler.

"Captains courageous" / Keppler.

Illustration shows President Theodore Roosevelt firing a cannon to send a life-line to a ship in distress on rough seas with dark clouds labeled "Prejudice" forming overhead; the rope spells out the word "Toler... more

Goodbye to old Ireland!--Passengers on tender at Queenstown, going out to an ocean-liner

Goodbye to old Ireland!--Passengers on tender at Queenstown, going out...

H36070 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 60. Copyright by American Stereoscopic Company.

Emigrants [i.e. immigrants] landing at Ellis Island /

Emigrants [i.e. immigrants] landing at Ellis Island /

"Shows a large open barge loaded with people of every nationality, who have just arrived from Europe, disembarking at Ellis Island, N.Y. A most interesting and typical scene. Length 140 feet"-Edison films catal... more

How John may dodge the exclusion act / J.S. Pughe.

How John may dodge the exclusion act / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam's boot kicking a Chinese immigrant off a dock as part of an anti-Chinese immigration campaign. Vignettes show how the Chinese can possibly emigrate to the United States, by coming a... more

Arrival of emigrants [i.e. immigrants], Ellis Island /

Arrival of emigrants [i.e. immigrants], Ellis Island /

Depicts scenes at the Immigration Depot and a nearby dock on Ellis Island. Appears to show, first, a group of immigrants lined up to board a vessel leaving the island, then another group arriving at the island ... more

Emigrants in "pens" at Ellis Island, New York, probably on or near Christmas --note the decorations

Emigrants in "pens" at Ellis Island, New York, probably on or near Chr...

Photograph shows room filled with immigrants sitting in numbered pens 88067. Title from item.

[Part of BALTIC's boatload of 1000 marriageable girls. 1907]

[Part of BALTIC's boatload of 1000 marriageable girls. 1907]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). 1693-8.

Italian emigrants on "Fried. de Grosse"

Italian emigrants on "Fried. de Grosse"

Ellis Island. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Immigrants on deck of "Fried. der Grosse" in steerage

Immigrants on deck of "Fried. der Grosse" in steerage

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by George Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Some of "Baltic's" 1000 girls

Some of "Baltic's" 1000 girls

Two women. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). No. 1694-3.

[Recently arrived persons, Ellis Island, N.Y.]

[Recently arrived persons, Ellis Island, N.Y.]

Photograph shows a large crowd of newly arrived emigrants gathered outside main building. No. 96688. Title devised by Library staff.

Emigrants on the steerage deck of FRIEDRICH DER GROSSE

Emigrants on the steerage deck of FRIEDRICH DER GROSSE

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). 121-76.

Immigrants on deck of S.S. "Amerika"

Immigrants on deck of S.S. "Amerika"

Photograph shows immigrant men on crowded upper deck of ship. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co. Title from item. Reference copy in: SSF - Emigration and Immigration.

Arriving at Ellis Island

Arriving at Ellis Island

George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

[Physicians examining a group of Jewish immigrants]

[Physicians examining a group of Jewish immigrants]

Photograph shows immigrants gathered in small room, two with shirts off being examined by physicians; eye chart written in Hebrew hangs on wall. No. 97332. Devised title on verso: Physicians examining a group o... more

[Recently arrived persons at Ellis Island, N.Y.]

[Recently arrived persons at Ellis Island, N.Y.]

Photograph shows a large waiting room filled with newly arrived emigrants. No. 97326. Title devised by Library staff.

A Polish emigrant boarding ship - he carries trunk on his shoulders

A Polish emigrant boarding ship - he carries trunk on his shoulders

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by George G. Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Male immigrants at Ellis Island

Male immigrants at Ellis Island

Photo by Bain News Service, N.Y.C. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Immigrants - Ellis Island

Immigrants - Ellis Island

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by Bain News Service. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative: LC-B2-2109-15.

Immigrants at Ellis Island

Immigrants at Ellis Island

Photograph shows a man waiting, with others in queue behind him, at the registration desk in the immigration station on Ellis Island; an immigration official is seated at the desk.

Ellis Island, N.Y. - view from the torch of "Liberty"

Ellis Island, N.Y. - view from the torch of "Liberty"

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by George G. Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). No. 13-3.

Part of 1000 marriageable women on "Baltic"

Part of 1000 marriageable women on "Baltic"

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

The fool pied piper / Ehrhart.

The fool pied piper / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam as the "Pied Piper" playing a pipe labeled "Lax Immigration Laws" and leading a horde of rats labeled "Jail Bird, Murderer, Thief, Criminal, Crook, Kidnapper, Incendiary, Assassin, ... more

New York--Ellis Island

New York--Ellis Island

Dock with immigrants in foreground. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). No. 3163G.

Emigrants' room, C. & N.W. Ry. Chicago and North Western Railway station, Chicago, Ill

Emigrants' room, C. & N.W. Ry. Chicago and North Western Railway stati...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072522. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Steerage children at play on FREIDRICH DER GROSSE]

[Steerage children at play on FREIDRICH DER GROSSE]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Immigrants, Ellis Island

Immigrants, Ellis Island

Photograph shows five women immigrants sitting on dock at Ellis Island. Title from item.

Group of Siberian emigrants

Group of Siberian emigrants

Men, women, and children in traditional dress posing in field with railroad cars in background. J136871 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 803. Photo by(?) W.B. Moore.

Congestion of colonist's luggage, Los Angeles, ca. 1910

Congestion of colonist's luggage, Los Angeles, ca. 1910

Photograph shows trunks and crates belonging to emigrants placed outside of building; large crowd of emigrants in the background. Title from item.

Immigrants from PRINZESS IRENE boarding ferry to take them to Ellis Island

Immigrants from PRINZESS IRENE boarding ferry to take them to Ellis Is...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

PRINZESS IRENE ashore

PRINZESS IRENE ashore

Immigrants on beach looking toward ship, N.Y.? Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Immigrants going to Ellis Island barge

Immigrants going to Ellis Island barge

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

A representative of the New York Bible Society distributing bibles and religious literature to the emigrants at Ellis Island, New York City

A representative of the New York Bible Society distributing bibles and...

Photograph shows a man distributing Bibles to emigrants at Ellis Island, N.Y. Title from item.

Immigrants waiting to be transferred, Ellis Island, October 30, 1912

Immigrants waiting to be transferred, Ellis Island, October 30, 1912

J174749 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Two emigrants on the seashore

Two emigrants on the seashore

Photograph shows two emigrants on a dock facing water, Ellis Island, N.Y.

[New York City. Facade of Russian Immigrant home. 1913.]

[New York City. Facade of Russian Immigrant home. 1913.]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: NY NYC Bldgs; Russians in US; Shelf.

U.S. inspectors examining eyes of immigrants, Ellis Island, New York Harbor

U.S. inspectors examining eyes of immigrants, Ellis Island, New York H...

J179798 U.S. Copyright Office. Reference copy in SPECIFIC SUBJECT FILE - Emigration & Immigration Ellis Island, N.Y. 1907 No. 11164.

[View of Ellis Island, N.Y., looking across water toward immigration station]

[View of Ellis Island, N.Y., looking across water toward immigration s...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Geogr. file.

The Italian

The Italian

Beppo, an Italian gondolier, is in love with Annette, who has another suitor, wealthy but much older. Her father gives Beppo a year to prove himself, so he emigrates to New York City, opens a shoeshine stand, a... more

Immigrant family at Ellis Island. New York City. March 1917

Immigrant family at Ellis Island. New York City. March 1917

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). #3242; 3922.

For united America, YWCA division for foreign born women / C. Howard Walker ; Carey Print Lith. N.Y.

For united America, YWCA division for foreign born women / C. Howard W...

Poster showing a female figure holding large standards bearing many shields emblazoned with national flags. Possibly part of an Americanization theme. Title from item.

Barges [i.e., ferry boats] at Ellis Island

Barges [i.e., ferry boats] at Ellis Island

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: NY NYC Ellis Island; Ferries; Shelf.

Bei Deutschland dauern der Wohlstand; bei Polen, Armut und Auswanderung / Kirchbach.

Bei Deutschland dauern der Wohlstand; bei Polen, Armut und Auswanderun...

Poster shows a prosperous-looking German standing in front of a home and a dejected-looking Polish family walking. Text: In Germany continued prosperity; in Poland poverty and emigration. Forms part of: Rehse-A... more

[Illus. for article "an alien anti-dumping bill" in The Literary Digest, May 7, 1921, p. 13, reprinting a cartoon by Hallhan for Providence Evening Bulletin, showing funnel bridging Atlantic with top at Europe crammed with emigrants and bottom at U.S. with Uncle Sam permitting immigrants to trickle through]

[Illus. for article "an alien anti-dumping bill" in The Literary Diges...

Title devised by Library staff. Alternate title as published in Providence Evening Bulletin. Reference copy available in LOT 7010. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions.

Russian family on ORBITA

Russian family on ORBITA

Well-dressed family of 27 (Ostrovski) refugees posed on deck upon arival in New York from Russia, Sept. 16, 1921. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collect... more

A Norwegian woman about to start for America bidding her people farewell

A Norwegian woman about to start for America bidding her people farewe...

Rear view of woman facing man smoking pipe and two people in doorway. J252971 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 15788.

A Roumanian beauty out for a stroll in Sinaia. Tall, dark with jet black hair and eyes, they account for the Roumanian man's distaste for work and desire for pleasure, which makes Bucharest famous as the "gay Paris of the East" "I do." Making out an application for a trip to the land of advertised golden bricks. A Roumanian emigrant at the American Consulate in Bucharest. Daily hundreds are turned away because of the oversubscribed quota.

A Roumanian beauty out for a stroll in Sinaia. Tall, dark with jet bla...

Photographs show scenes in Romania including a young woman walking in a street, Bucharest and a Romanian man filling out an application to come to the United States. Title from item. Negative series code stampe... more

Boat unloading immigrants at Ellis Island, New York harbor

Boat unloading immigrants at Ellis Island, New York harbor

Stereograph showing immigrants arriving at Ellis Island.

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