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A poor man loaded with mischief, or matrimon[y] / drawn by Experience ; engrav'd by Sorrow.

A poor man loaded with mischief, or matrimon[y] / drawn by Experience ...

Print shows a man chained to wedlock carrying a woman on his back, her breasts exposed, she holds a cup labeled "gin" and toasts "My Bucks Health", and according to a pig in a pen, "She is as Drunk as David's S... more

Experience du globe aerostatique du MM. Charles et Robert au Jardin des Thuileries le 1er decembre 1783

Experience du globe aerostatique du MM. Charles et Robert au Jardin de...

Print shows Jacques Alexandre César Charles and Marie-Noël Robert riding in the gondola of a balloon ascending from the Tuileries Garden, Paris, France, December 1, 1783 in the first hydrogen balloon flight. (... more

Experience de la machine areostatique

Experience de la machine areostatique

Vue d'optique shows the Montgolfier brothers' balloon, "The Globe," ascending from Champ de Mars, Paris, France, August 27, 1783. Caption (French): Experience de la machine aréostatique de Mrs. de Montgolfier d... more

Experience aërostatique faite à Lyon; d'un ballon de cent pieds de diamètre le 10 [i.e. 19] janvier 1784, à midi 48 min[u]tes

Experience aërostatique faite à Lyon; d'un ballon de cent pieds de dia...

Print shows the balloon, "Le Flesselles" ascending over Lyon, France, on January 19, 1784, carrying seven passengers including Joseph Montgolfier and Jean François Pilâtre de Rozier. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC ... more

Sola experientia vera medicamina docet. Tis only experience that teaches proper remedies

Sola experientia vera medicamina docet. Tis only experience that teach...

Man seated on toilet holding candle. Behind him is a witch wearing queen's cape, looking at book and holding wand. Behind her are 2 Chinese? men holding candles, a man wearing a cape and holding sword, and 3 Ch... more

The Union carpet cleaning Co. using the original "Harris machine," with such improvements as experience has suggested, solicit your orders for clearning carpets ... Boston, May 8, 1861.

The Union carpet cleaning Co. using the original "Harris machine," wit...

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 67, Folder 18.

The attractive element of Asiatic cholera, with the experience of Mrs. Marion Churchill, in 1832. Boston, February 14, 1866.

The attractive element of Asiatic cholera, with the experience of Mrs....

On verso: 177. 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 1a.

Circular. To the bondholders and creditors of the City of Alexandria, Virginia. Experience having demonstrated that the city of Alexandria is utterly unable to pay the interest on the municipal debt ... has appointed a committee to call a meetin

Circular. To the bondholders and creditors of the City of Alexandria, ...

Gift Mrs. Pauline Wilcox Burke. 6-14-46.; Rec. 8-16-46.; On verso : Gift Pauline Wilesx Burke June 14, 1946 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and ... more

A drummer's experience in a country village

A drummer's experience in a country village

Composite of humorous scenes of a traveling salesman in a country village: his arrival; sleeping in a crude hotel; bad manners at a boarding-house breakfast; political discussion in barber shop; leaving town wi... more

Arènes du sport aéronautique sous la direction de Eugène Godard, aîné, lundi de Paques, 6 avril 1885, à 2 heures. Experience publique de navigation aérienne, système A. Brisson (Breveté S.G.D.G.) ...

Arènes du sport aéronautique sous la direction de Eugène Godard, aîné,...

Broadside announcing an aeronautics exhibition organized under the direction of balloonist Eugene Godard and held in Paris in 1885. Includes picture of the balloon "L'Avenir" equipped with two separate passenge... more

An experienced performer : Ring-master Platt--Now Chauncey, have you ever had any experience with an elephant before, sir? Clown-- No, sir, but I had a great deal of experience with a mule once

An experienced performer : Ring-master Platt--Now Chauncey, have you e...

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0029). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's weekly, 32:440 (June 16, 1888).

Rebel prison experience, by H. Boaze, late sergeant Co. E. 44th Indian Vol. Inf. Taken in action at Stone River, Tenn., Dec. 31, 1862. Old Libby. Neenah, Wis. Blair & Huie, printers [c. 1891].

Rebel prison experience, by H. Boaze, late sergeant Co. E. 44th Indian...

Title.; Verse.; On verso, copy 1and 2: {stamp} MAR 8 1922. 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 Printed Ep... more

The latest unfortunate experience of an unfortunate animal / J.S. Pughe.

The latest unfortunate experience of an unfortunate animal / J.S. Pugh...

Print shows a "Before" and "After" cartoon: in the "Before" scene, the "Democratic Donkey" is piled high with bags of "Dividends, Salaries, Profits, [and] Rents" that are tied on with a ribbon labeled "Income T... more

Relating an experience

Relating an experience

Two Navajo Indians and horse. 196377 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph copyrighted by Pennington (William M.) and Rowland (Wesley R.), 1914.

Miss Gail Laughlin, of Portland, member of the Maine Legislature and National Vice President of the National Woman's Party, who will preside at the national Convention of the National Woman's Party in Colorado Spring July 7th to 10th, and will be the chief speaker on the Speakers' Train leaving Washington en route for the convention July 3rd.  Miss Laughlin will speak at Chicago, Kansas City, Topeka and Denver.  Miss Laughlin, former National President of the Business and Professional Women's Clubs, has lived in California, where she was Vice-Chairman of the Republican Party, and in Colorado, where she likewise was very active.  Miss Laughlin has had wide experience speaking for feminism and wider opportunities for women in practically every state in the Union.

Miss Gail Laughlin, of Portland, member of the Maine Legislature and N...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Gail Laughlin, facing forward, high lace collar. Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suffragist, 3, no. 23 (Ju... more

For patriotic agricultural service--wanted at once, men and boys who have had actual farm experience [...]

For patriotic agricultural service--wanted at once, men and boys who h...

Poster showing small scenes of ploughing and a military camp, with extensive text soliciting agricultural workers and offering assistance to farmers. New York State Food Supply Commission, Albany, N.Y. Includes... more

America's youth builds and flies model planes on miniature flying fields. This young American builds various types of model planes, with different types of wing construction in order to conduct a study of wind resistance. The planes are made of balsa wood covered with silk and waterproofing material. The experience and knowledge of aeronautics he gains in these experiments will be put to good use in the air-minded post war world. Courses in aeronautics have already been added to the curriculum in many U.S. schools

America's youth builds and flies model planes on miniature flying fiel...

Additional information from caption on print in lot: Approved by appropriate U.S. authority. Additional number on print in lot: 58504. Portrait of America series; no. 96. Title and other information from print ... more

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