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[The barker at the fair]

[The barker at the fair]

Gardiner Greene Hubbard Collection. LeBlanc, no. 61.

Fair play on both sides. Mr. Wickliffe pleads the statute too!!! [Kentucky] August 5, 1822.

Fair play on both sides. Mr. Wickliffe pleads the statute too!!! [Kent...

Imprint 2. 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 21, Folder 45.

The author of Vanity Fair

The author of Vanity Fair

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Fair at Mechanics' Hall. A fair in aid of the anti-slavery cause, will be held at the above Hall, commencing to-morrow, (Friday) Morning at 10 o'clock, and will remain open until 10 o'clock on Saturday evening ... December 30, 1841.

Fair at Mechanics' Hall. A fair in aid of the anti-slavery cause, will...

Anti-slavery fair. 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 57, Folder 22.

U.S. Agricultural Fair, Powelton, near Philadelphia - The cattle stands

U.S. Agricultural Fair, Powelton, near Philadelphia - The cattle stand...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 45 (1856 Oct. 18), p. 292. Reference copy may be in LOT 4434-G. Caption card tracings: Fai... more

The water works at Fair Mount / eng. and coloured by R.H. Filbert.

The water works at Fair Mount / eng. and coloured by R.H. Filbert.

Print shows a distant view of the Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Print was splattered with m... more

Vanity Fair! 3rd volume, no. 63, for Saturday, March 9, 1861 / HLS [monogram] ; Wevill sc.

Vanity Fair! 3rd volume, no. 63, for Saturday, March 9, 1861 / HLS [mo...

Poster showing Chinese man playing ball game. Title from item. Purchase; (DLC/PP-1993:226) Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of... more

Battery - 1st N.Y. Artillery Battalion near Fair Oaks, June 1862

Battery - 1st N.Y. Artillery Battalion near Fair Oaks, June 1862

Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

The battle of Fair Oaks, Va., 2nd Day's battle, Sunday June 1st, 1862

The battle of Fair Oaks, Va., 2nd Day's battle, Sunday June 1st, 1862

Shows the area of Henrico County, Va., between Cold Harbor and White Oak Swamp. The Chicahominy River and the Richmond & York River Railroad are indicated. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of ... more

Inflation of the balloon Intrepid to reconnoiter the Battle of Fair Oaks

Inflation of the balloon Intrepid to reconnoiter the Battle of Fair Oa...

No. 2350-A. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Prof. Lowe's military balloons near Gaines Mill, Va. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Benson's Horse Battery (M. 2d U.S. Art'y) near Fair Oaks, Va., June 1862

Benson's Horse Battery (M. 2d U.S. Art'y) near Fair Oaks, Va., June 18...

No. 641. Title from item. Mounted with 4 other photographs. Photographer from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for C... more

Battery B, 2d U.S. Artillery near Fair Oaks, Va., June, 1862

Battery B, 2d U.S. Artillery near Fair Oaks, Va., June, 1862

No. 439. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... more

Sketch in the Road in front of Hookers division scene of the Battle on Wednesday nr Fair Oaks

Sketch in the Road in front of Hookers division scene of the Battle on...

Sketchy landscape with ruined dwelling. Signed lower right: W. Waud. Title inscribed above image. Inscribed within image: Road. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2). Forms part of: Morgan collection of Ci... more

Barbara Frietchie / photographed by Brady & Co., 352 Penna. Ave., Washington, for the Great National Fair.

Barbara Frietchie / photographed by Brady & Co., 352 Penna. Ave., Wash...

Photograph shows Barbara Frietchie, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Mounted on card with poem titled in her name by John Greenleaf Whittier. Title from item. Copy after Jacob Byerly and Son. Inscribe... more

Fair Oaks Station, Va.

Fair Oaks Station, Va.

Battery of howitzers and soldiers, during Civil War. Stereo, The War for the Union. Photographic War History (no. 471). LC-B8171-471 (half). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption ... more

Fort Sumner - Fair Oaks, Va.

Fort Sumner - Fair Oaks, Va.

Glass transparency stereograph shows Union cannoneers preparing for an attack as infantry soldiers line up in the distance by the Chickahominy River, near Fair Oaks, Virginia, in June, 1862. Title from item. No... more

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battle at Fair Oaks

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battl...

Title from item. Exhibited: "The Civil War in America" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2012-2013.

The Battle of Fair Oaks, Va. Fought 31st May 1862.

The Battle of Fair Oaks, Va. Fought 31st May 1862.

This map shows an area of Henrico County, Va., east of the city of Richmond and south of the Chickahominy River, where the Battle of Fair Oaks, or Seven Pines, took place 31 May-1 June 1862. Confederate Gen. J... more

Costume of ladies' at the Normandy stand, Metropolitan Fair, April 1864 / Gurney & Son.

Costume of ladies' at the Normandy stand, Metropolitan Fair, April 186...

Photograph shows portrait of a woman in a traditional costume from Normandy, France. Title from item. On verso: To Nettie & Lin with compliments of Mrs. Robt. Larason. On verso: Photographed by J. Gurney & Son,... more

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as seen from the dress circle / / Lith. of A. Brown & Co. 47 Nassau St. N.Y.

Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864 Interior view of the Academy of Music, as...

Illus. in: History of the Brooklyn and Long Island Fair, February 22, 1864 / prepared and published by authority of the Executive Committee. Brooklyn : "The Union" Steam Presses, 1864, bet. pp. 32-33. Title from item.

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commission, Logan Square, Philadelphia, June 1864 / drawn from nature & on stone by James Queen ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son, Philad.

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commi...

Print shows a view from the northwest of the temporary buildings erected for the Great Central Fair in 1864 on Logan Square in Philadelphia, with the SS Peter and Paul Cathedral on the far side. The three-week ... more

The donation to the Great Central Fair of [blank] by [blank] is hereby thankfully acknowledged by the committee on [blank] chairman, Philadelphia [blank] 1864.

The donation to the Great Central Fair of [blank] by [blank] is hereby...

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 158, Folder 29n.

At any time within twelve months from the date hereof, [blank] promise to deliver to the order of D. Rodney King, Chairman of the Committee on Florists and Horticulture of the Great Central Fair … 1864.

At any time within twelve months from the date hereof, [blank] promise...

On verso: NY5. 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 158, Folder 29m.

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commis[sion]

Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commis[sion]

Print shows letterhead for the Great Central Fair in Philadelphia showing scenes in which members of the Sanitary Commission help soldiers on battlefields; includes letter notifying the recipient of being appoi... more

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there by Miss Clara Barton and Dorence Atwater, August, 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair, Washington, June, 1866.

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there ...

Inscribed on back: Very Truly yours Dorence Atwater. Entered according to act of Congress by M.B. Brady & Co. in the year 1865 ... District of Columbia. Clara Barton Collection (Library of Congress).

Views of Fair Mount Park Philadelphia

Views of Fair Mount Park Philadelphia

Print shows title page to souvenir booklet of views of Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, part 1st, 1870. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1870 by J.C. Sinclair in the Office of th... more

After Donnybrook Fair / Melander, photographer.

After Donnybrook Fair / Melander, photographer.

Staged scene in which a man in Irish style clothing appears to be drunk in a rustic cottage. 3183G(?) U.S. Copyright Office. Possibly by Melander and Brother. No. 67.

Remarks of Senator Blaine at the Minneapolis Fair, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 1878.

Remarks of Senator Blaine at the Minneapolis Fair, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 1...

Printed in double columns. 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 84, Folder 29d.

Proposed site for World's Fair in 1883 : between 110th and 125th Streets, Morning Side and River Side Parks, N.Y. Area 300 acres.

Proposed site for World's Fair in 1883 : between 110th and 125th Stree...

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

"Our" Seventh - Fair financiering of the curled darlings

"Our" Seventh - Fair financiering of the curled darlings

Cartoon on Seventh Regimental armory in N.Y.C. and the social activities of its occupants. Color lithograph by Joseph Keppler. Illus. in: Puck, v. 6, 1879 Nov. 26. Reference copy may be in LOT 4383-I. This reco... more

Fair specimens of Pimas / Buehman & Hartwell, Congress Street, Tucson, A.T.

Fair specimens of Pimas / Buehman & Hartwell, Congress Street, Tucson,...

Photograph shows half-length portrait of two Pima Indians, facing front, wearing bead necklaces. Title from item. Caption continues on back: "Fair specimens of Pimas to whom lands are about to be allotted in se... more

Fair Eden land

Fair Eden land

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Louisiana - the Nebraska exhibit at the World's Fair at New Orleans - a model, in cereals, of the Bartholdi statue

Louisiana - the Nebraska exhibit at the World's Fair at New Orleans - ...

Model of Statue of Liberty. Title and other information based on information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 60 (1885 Feb. 21), p. 12. Reference copy may be ... more

Sumner's march to reinforce Couch at Fair Oaks Station

Sumner's march to reinforce Couch at Fair Oaks Station

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1933:0126). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Recollections of a Private," Century magazine, 8:132 (May 1885).

Fair Haven, Vt.

Fair Haven, Vt.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 937 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100

Fair Haven, Vt.

Fair Haven, Vt.

11433 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Burleigh.

The Wellsville Fair of 1883, [N.Y.?]

The Wellsville Fair of 1883, [N.Y.?]

Bird's-eye view. Photo copyrighted by George A. Fisher. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Fairs; Geogr.; Ph. Ind.

Foul! There's something wrong with this picture of a pair of freak fowl exhibited at Trenton Fair Poultry Show

Foul! There's something wrong with this picture of a pair of freak fow...

Two unusual chickens, raised by John Kriner(?) of Stetlersville, Pennsylvania, a Silver Frizzled Polish and a Silver Frizzled Jap.

[Main Fair building, Nigni-Novgorod,(i.e., Nizhniĭ Novgorod), Russia]

[Main Fair building, Nigni-Novgorod,(i.e., Nizhniĭ Novgorod), Russia]

Title devised by cataloger. Print no. "8938". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland, Russia, and the Ukraine, in the Photochrom print collection.

World's Fair dedication / J.W. Taylor, Chicago.

World's Fair dedication / J.W. Taylor, Chicago.

"Military parade on Michigan Boulevard," Chicago. 36698 U.S. Copyright Office. Dedication Day of World's Columbian Exposition was Oct. 21, 1892. Source: Bolotin, N. The World's Columbian Exposition, c1992, p. ... more

Manufacturus [sic] and Liberal Arts building, Worlds Fair, Chicago, U.S.A.

Manufacturus [sic] and Liberal Arts building, Worlds Fair, Chicago, U....

48240X U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1892, by Strohmeyer & Wyman.

[Constructing frame for Mines Building, World's Fair, Chicago]

[Constructing frame for Mines Building, World's Fair, Chicago]

Photoprint by Frances Benjamin Johnston. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Construction; Exhibitions 1892.

Entering Midway Plaisance to the World's Fair Grounds, Chicago, Ill.

Entering Midway Plaisance to the World's Fair Grounds, Chicago, Ill.

Large crowd. 48194X U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by J.F. Jarvis. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Exhibitions Illinois; Shelf.

The World's Fair, East [i.e. west] entrance to Manufacturer's Building

The World's Fair, East [i.e. west] entrance to Manufacturer's Building

World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill. 42196Y U.S. Copyright Office. Copyrighted by Souvenir Photo Co. No. 36.

Opening of the World's Fair / The Knapp Co. lith., N.Y.

Opening of the World's Fair / The Knapp Co. lith., N.Y.

Building at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, with insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of Grover Cleveland. 51630Y U.S. Copyright Office.

World's Fair, the great ferris wheel, 280 feet high, Chicago, Ill.

World's Fair, the great ferris wheel, 280 feet high, Chicago, Ill.

Ferris wheel shown in the final stages of construction on June 11 or June 12, 1893. Only six cars are shown mounted on the wheel (ultimately there were thirty-six). 34280Y U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrig... more

View of the World's Fair, from the Plaisance

View of the World's Fair, from the Plaisance

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Illinois.

The World's Fair load of logs, 36,055 feet

The World's Fair load of logs, 36,055 feet

Logs being hauled by one team of horses from Mich. forest to Ontonogan river for the transport to Chicago, Feb. 26, 1893, for exhibit at the World's Columbian Exposition. Photo by G.A. Werner, copyrighted by es... more

Russian cloth market in "the Fair" of Nijni-Novgorod, Russia

Russian cloth market in "the Fair" of Nijni-Novgorod, Russia

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Markets; Museums; Street Railway; Geogr.

That Cosmopolitan Mart, "the Fair" at Nijni-Novgord, Russia

That Cosmopolitan Mart, "the Fair" at Nijni-Novgord, Russia

Bird's-eye view. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Geogr.; Carriages; Markets.

One of the busy streets of "the Fair" of Nijni-Novgorod, Russia

One of the busy streets of "the Fair" of Nijni-Novgorod, Russia

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Markets; Museums; Street Railway; Geogr.

[African Americans at sheltered outdoor market or fair]

[African Americans at sheltered outdoor market or fair]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 258. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

[Minnesota State Fair: children on small merry-go-round]

[Minnesota State Fair: children on small merry-go-round]

Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Hope Farm Fair - Mrs. J.W. Gerard

Hope Farm Fair - Mrs. J.W. Gerard

Photo shows Mrs. J.W. Gerard (Mary Daly), wife of lawyer and diplomat James Watson Gerard (1867-1951), who served as U.S. ambassador to Germany from 1913 to 1917. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

[Minnesota State Fair: balloon vendor]

[Minnesota State Fair: balloon vendor]

Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Minnesota State Fair: refreshment stand]

[Minnesota State Fair: refreshment stand]

Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

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