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An apology to the town, for himself and the bottle, by J.* Nick-all, Bedford Coffee-House, Covent Garden, Feb. the 6th

An apology to the town, for himself and the bottle, by J.* Nick-all, B...

"An engraving with three columns of verse in letterpress below it. The former shows a table placed in the middle of a stage-scene for a room; on the table is a quart bottle, in the neck of which is a large funn... more

Celebration of the ratification of the treaty of peace between the United States of America and the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland, at Cambridbe, Feb. 23, 1815. Order of procession ... Order of exercise ... [Cambridge 1815].

Celebration of the ratification of the treaty of peace between the Uni...

Imprint 2.; Treaty of peace between the United States .... 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; P... more

"Glorious news from New Orleans! Splendid victory over the British forces! Essex Register office, Feb. 9..."

"Glorious news from New Orleans! Splendid victory over the British for...

Broadside announcing Jackson's victory at New Orleans, Jan. 8, 1815.

[John Rodgers, the first Protestant martyr of Queen Mary's reign, being burnt at the stake in Smithfield Market, London, Feb. 14, 1554]

[John Rodgers, the first Protestant martyr of Queen Mary's reign, bein...

Includes woodcut on one page and text on opposite page.

... Sketch of Mr. Teackles remarks, in the House of Delegates, in the debate upon sales by public auction. House of Delegates. Thursday, Feb. 14, 1828. [Annapolis 1828].

... Sketch of Mr. Teackles remarks, in the House of Delegates, in the ...

Carrolltonian-Extra. Wednesday, February 20, 1828. [Annapolis, Md.].; 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... more

Should the nullifiers succeed in their views of separation ... the following will be an appropriate epitaph ... Philadelphia, Feb. 22, 1832

Should the nullifiers succeed in their views of separation ... the fol...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7009. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: SC Hist.; Tariffs; US Hist.; Shelf.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed Columbus & Pensacola Rail Road, accompanying the report of Major J. D. Graham, U.S. Topographical Engr. Feb. 6th, 1836; drawn chiefly from the original surveys in the Gen. Land Office at Washington by Wm. R. Palmer, U.S. Asst. Civil Engr.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed ...

Map of southern Alabama and part of western Florida showing roads, cities, and drainage. Scale ca. 1:800,000. At head of title: No. 1. From Letter from the Secretary of War. LC Railroad maps, 388 Description de... more

Approach to Petra an ancient watch tower commanding the Valley of El Ghor Feb. 5th 1839

Approach to Petra an ancient watch tower commanding the Valley of El G...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 14-15, p. 5. Surro... more

Convent of St. Catherine with Mount Horeb. Feb. 11th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Convent of St. Catherine with Mount Horeb. Feb. 11th 1839 / David Robe...

Painting drawn at the slopes of Gebel El Dier (Selib-Baraka) to the north of Saint Catherine Monastery in Wadi El Dier (Biblical Holy Valley), looking southeast and showing the mountain slopes of Gebel Armaziya... more

Flight of the Mexican Army at the Battle of Buena Vista, Feb. 23, 1847
To the public. An individual, whose name, I believe, is James F. Brewer, who has been hanging about Danville for some time ... attacked me last evening, on the street ... Wm. C. P. Breckinridge Danville. Feb. 22d, ‘55.

To the public. An individual, whose name, I believe, is James F. Brewe...

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 22, Folder 31.

Homicide of P. Barton Key by Hon. Daniel E. Sickles, at Washington, on Sunday, Feb. 27, 1859
Boston, Feb'y 19, 1859. I desire to call your attention to my removal from 26 Central Wharf, to No 2 Broad St., Cor of State, and shall be happy to receive a business or social all, at my new Counting Room, at your earliest convenience ... B. F.

Boston, Feb'y 19, 1859. I desire to call your attention to my removal ...

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 64, Folder 6.

... Hodges' journal of finance and bank reporter. J. Tyler Hodges, Banker, 271 Broadway. New York, Feb. 13, 1860.

... Hodges' journal of finance and bank reporter. J. Tyler Hodges, Ban...

Vol. x. No.7.; On verso: Filed Feb. 10, 186(?). 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

Fort Sumter, showing the effects of the bombardment by the artillery of the Army & Navy of the United States; while occupied by the rebels from April, 1861 to Feb., 1865

Fort Sumter, showing the effects of the bombardment by the artillery o...

Copy photograph shows a photo of the damaged walls of Fort Sumter viewed by men on a nearby sandbar. The photo is mounted above a printed caption with Engineer Department noted on the left.

Mrs. Caroline Slemmer wife of the gallant Lieutenant Slemmer, now in command of Fort Pickens. From a photograph taken Feb. 18th 1861

Mrs. Caroline Slemmer wife of the gallant Lieutenant Slemmer, now in c...

Print shows three-quarter length portrait of Caroline Slemmer.

Address of Gen. J. W. Sanford, Commissioner of Georgia, before the Texas convention, 4th Feb. 1861.

Address of Gen. J. W. Sanford, Commissioner of Georgia, before the Tex...

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 176, Folder 11.

Position of Taylor's and McAllister's batteries during the battle at Fort Donelson [12-16 Feb. 1862]

Position of Taylor's and McAllister's batteries during the battle at F...

Wood engraving after sketch by Alexander Simplot. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 6, (1862 March 15), p. 164. No ref. copy. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ.... more

Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River to Ossabaw Sound showing the relative positions of the U.S. Iron clad steamer Montauk & the rebel Fort McAllister during the bombardment of Feb 1st 1863.

Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River to Ossaba...

Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 122 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. A. D. Bache, Supdt. Shows drainage, towns, geographic coordinates, railroad from Savannah to "Way's Stat. no. 2," and the p... more

The United States gunboat INDIANOLA (Ironclad) running the blockade at Vicksburg [Feb. 13, 1863]

The United States gunboat INDIANOLA (Ironclad) running the blockade at...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 7, (1863 March 7), p. 149. File print in LOT 4416E (1863). Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Fredericksburg, Va., Feb., 1863

Fredericksburg, Va., Feb., 1863

Photograph shows a view of Fredericksburg from across the river. No. B243. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

A disloyal demonstration, New Orleans, Feb. 20th 1863 A group of exchanged Rebel prisoners / / Bobbett-Hooper.

A disloyal demonstration, New Orleans, Feb. 20th 1863 A group of excha...

Print shows, from a two page spread of scenes in New Orleans, a vignette of several Confederate prisoners of war on the docks awaiting transportation home.

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb. 1863

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb...

Photographs shows General John H. H. Ward and a group gathered near a railcar and a stack of wooden boxes. No. 7040. Title from item. Alternate title and photographer from Catalogue of photographic incidents of... more

Metropolitan fair in aid of the United States sanitary commission. To the serving people of our city ... New York, Feb. 8, 1864.

Metropolitan fair in aid of the United States sanitary commission. To ...

On verso: E.U.S. Oct 26-12. 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 125, Folder 4.

Camp of 2d Massachusetts Cavalry Vienna, Va. Feb., 1864

Camp of 2d Massachusetts Cavalry Vienna, Va. Feb., 1864

No. 8031. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Abraham Lincoln mourning badge, with photo taken Feb. 9 1864]

[Abraham Lincoln mourning badge, with photo taken Feb. 9 1864]

Political campaign button for 1864 presidential election showing bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln, facing right (Anthony Berger photo Feb. 9, 1864). Brass mat with oval window and photo attached to a blue velve... more

Abraham Lincoln, born on Feb. 12th 1809, died April 15th 1865, martyred April 14th 1865

Abraham Lincoln, born on Feb. 12th 1809, died April 15th 1865, martyre...

Memorial print showing a portrait of Lincoln, with beard, beneath an architectural frame printed in gray.

A meeting of the Board of managers of the Washington City Bible Society will be held at the rooms of the Young men's Christian association ... on the 25th instant at 5.5 p. m, Washington D. C. Feb. 21, 1867.

A meeting of the Board of managers of the Washington City Bible Societ...

Date and time supplied in mss. 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 205, Folder 14.

Daniel O'Connell - defending the rights of his countrymen in the courts of Dublin, Feb. 4, 1844 / J.H. Daniels, Lith.

Daniel O'Connell - defending the rights of his countrymen in the court...

Print shows Daniel O'Connell, full-length, standing, arguing for the repeal of the Act of Union.

Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its connections, W. R. Bergholz, chief engineer, New York, Feb. 15, 1882.

Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its...

Map of parts of western Pennsylvania and New York showing drainage, coal fields, iron ore areas, and fire clay areas, furnaces, and oil wells. Railroads are color coded.

John Heith, lynched on Feb. 22, 1884, by infuriated citizens in Arizona / N.H. Rose, San Antonio, Texas, photographer.

John Heith, lynched on Feb. 22, 1884, by infuriated citizens in Arizon...

The body of John Heith hanging from telephone pole.

Mr. Whistler's "ten o'clock." Prince's Hall, Piccadilly. On the evening of Feb. 20 Carriages at 11. Tickets can be obtained at all the libraries.

Mr. Whistler's "ten o'clock." Prince's Hall, Piccadilly. On the evenin...

Advertisement for James McNeill Whistler's lecture on his theories about art; includes his butterfly device.