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Setsubun mamemaki

Setsubun mamemaki

Print shows family members eating beans in a room and a man, with a box of beans, appears about to toss a handful into the room; scene taking place during the annual bean throwing festival to expell demons from... more

Minazuki

Minazuki

Print shows several boys playing around a pole with a platform on top on which are flowers. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the s... more

Ukie naniwa tenmatenjin yomatsuri no zu

Ukie naniwa tenmatenjin yomatsuri no zu

Print shows a festival in honor of Sugawara Michizane taking place at night at the Tenman Tenjin shrine in Osaka; many people crossing a high wooden bridge lined with lanterns over a river filled with boats of ... more

Shō mandō

Shō mandō

Print shows three young men carrying a post with small platform with flowers.

Shōchō

Shōchō

Print shows a woman with two young female attendants. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Kuruwa kosechi no asobi : Enj... more

Shinpan ukie shiba sinmeigū no zu

Shinpan ukie shiba sinmeigū no zu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: horizontal Oban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Vorderseite des Marsfeldes, am 1 Vendemiaire des Jahres VII. Wettrennen. Verbrennen einer hölzernen Burg, durch Aerostaten.

Vorderseite des Marsfeldes, am 1 Vendemiaire des Jahres VII. Wettrenne...

German print shows an imaginary view of the festivities at the Champ de Mars in Paris, France, on September 22, 1798. Includes a chariot race, captive balloon, and burning wooden castle, with spectators watchi... more

Hinamatsuri

Hinamatsuri

Print shows a woman and children at a tea party.

Fédération générale faite à Paris, le 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Fédération générale faite à Paris, le 14 Juillet 1790 / Prieur inv. & ...

Print shows the first festival of federation, a celebration organized to commemorate the fall of the Bastille and to express French unity under the revolution; shows a large triumphal arch at left center, a cer... more

Fêtes et illuminations aux Champs Elysées, le 18 Juillet 1790 Prieur inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp

Fêtes et illuminations aux Champs Elysées, le 18 Juillet 1790 Prieur i...

Print shows illuminated obelisks on the Champs Elysees in Paris, France, during a celebration with a throng of revelers playing games, dancing, and enjoying the festive atmosphere of freedom. Title from item. I... more

Fête des victoires, combat des jeunes élèves au Champ de Mars. Le 21 Octobre 1794, ou 30 Vendémiaire An 4eme de la République / Swebach Desfontaines inv. & del. ; Malapeau sculp.

Fête des victoires, combat des jeunes élèves au Champ de Mars. Le 21 O...

Print shows a victory celebration festival with a reenactment of a battle on the 21st of October 1794 Title from item. Plate from: Collection complète des tableaux historiques de la Révolution Française. Paris ... more

Fête de la fondation de la République, 1er Vendémiaire An 5 / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Fête de la fondation de la République, 1er Vendémiaire An 5 / Girardet...

Print shows a festival on the occasion of the founding of the Republic, with many spectators on the right watching simultaneous chariot races, horse races, and foot races; the Hôtel des Invalides dominates the ... more

Sumiyoshi odori

Sumiyoshi odori

Print shows a group of actors/musicians wearing masks, dancing, and playing musical instruments during festival. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists i... more

Kameya no mae no sannō sai no yatai

Kameya no mae no sannō sai no yatai

Print shows two women and a man and several other people behind a portable shrine in front of a store during the Sanno festival. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pri... more

Hinamatsuri no sirozake

Hinamatsuri no sirozake

Print shows three women preparing bottles of rice wine for the festival of dolls. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Nishikie S... more

Tivoli. Le dimanche 22 aout, 1824, grand fete extraordinaire a l'occasion de la Saint-Louis. Ascension en balon, par M. Margat ...

Tivoli. Le dimanche 22 aout, 1824, grand fete extraordinaire a l'occas...

Text-only broadside announcing a balloon ascension by Jean Margat, August 22, 1824, Tivoli, Paris, at a festival on the occasion of St. Louis Day. Text indicates Margat will stand on an oblong platform below a ... more

Fête donner à la grande duchesse Hélène de russie par W.R. Chateaubriant, ambassadeur à Rome en 1830

Fête donner à la grande duchesse Hélène de russie par W.R. Chateaubria...

Drawing shows a crowd gathered around a balloon on the ground at the festivities prepared by Ambassador W.R. Chateaubriant in honor of the Grand Duchess of Russia in Rome, 1830. A second balloon is in sky at up... more

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Juvenile fete, next Wednesday, 21st ...

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Juvenile fete, next Wednesday, 21st ...

Text-only broadside announcing a festival at Vauxhall Gardens, London, England, 1841?. Includes a list of the events and scheduled performances, including the release of the balloon "Fat Boy." "A great personag... more

The fancy fair, Prince's Park, Liverpool, August, 1849 / John R. Isaac, draughtsman, lithographer & c.

The fancy fair, Prince's Park, Liverpool, August, 1849 / John R. Isaac...

Print shows a festival and balloon ascension during the campaign to raise funds in support of the Northern and Southern Hospitals in Liverpool, England, August 1849. Title from item. "On the occasion of the Phi... more

[A young girl holding a doll remembers the revelry during a festival beneath blossoming cherry trees on the banks of a river]

[A young girl holding a doll remembers the revelry during a festival b...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress). Exhibited: "Sakura : Cherry Blossom as Living Symbol of Friendship" in the Graphic Arts Gallery, Thomas Jeffers... more

The May Festival of the Turnverein Association, San Francisco

The May Festival of the Turnverein Association, San Francisco

Pictorial lettersheet shows gymnasts performing for spectators. Title from item. Baird, California pictorial letter sheets, no. 152. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2011:179.04

Kanamasugibashi shibaura

Kanamasugibashi shibaura

Print shows the tops of umbrellas and poles with banners held by pedestrians crossing the Kanasugi Bridge. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... more

Asakusa tanbo torinomachi mōde

Asakusa tanbo torinomachi mōde

Print shows a cat sitting on a wall where the sliding panels have been opened, watching the festival procession in the rice paddies nearby, with view of Mount Fuji in the distance. Title and other descriptive i... more

Suidōbashi surugadai

Suidōbashi surugadai

Print shows paper fish hanging from long bamboo poles. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Meisho edo hyakkei : 100 famou... more

Suidōbashi surugadai

Suidōbashi surugadai

Print shows paper carp streamers hanging from long bamboo poles for the Tango no sekku or seasonal festival of May. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialist... more

Asakusa tanbo torinomachi mōde

Asakusa tanbo torinomachi mōde

Print shows a cat sitting on a wall where the sliding panels have been opened, watching the festival procession in the rice paddies nearby, with view of Mount Fuji in the distance. Title and other descriptive i... more

Shichūhan'ei tanabata matsuri

Shichūhan'ei tanabata matsuri

Print shows bamboo decorated with paper streamers and cutouts above the rooftops of the city during the Tanabata festival. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print spe... more

Rush-bearings inside St. Oswald's Grasmere

Rush-bearings inside St. Oswald's Grasmere

On mount: By W. Baldry Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Uveseleniia v chainoi

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Uveseleniia ...

Photograph shows musicians seated on the ground at festival for Kurban Bayram in Tashkent. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 63. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" sic. Prodavets smolki

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" sic. Prodavets smolki

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 62. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Prodavets varenykh potrokhov

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Prodavets varenykh potro...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 62. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Nishchenstvuiushchie kalendari

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Nishchenstv...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 61. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Gulian'e v kysh: Pskentie

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Gulian'e v kysh: Pskenti...

Photographs shows a festival in the village of Piskent (Pskent), Uzbekistan. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 62. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Karuseli (aspak bazi)

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Karuseli (a...

Photograph shows children riding a carousel at a folk festival.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Chainaia lavka

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Chainaia lav...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 63. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Prodazha sbitykh bielkov

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Prodazha sbi...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 63. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Prodavets moloka

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "Romazan" [sic]. Prodavets moloka

Photograph shows a boy selling milk. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 62. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Gulian'e v Samarkandie

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Gulian'e v ...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 61. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Fruktovaia lavka

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Fruktovaia l...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 63. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Prodavets palau (palau furush)

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Prodavets p...

Photograph shows two men selling the rice dish, plov, from a wheelbarrow. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 61. Title from item.

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Prodavets igrushek

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik "novyi god" "Saili Sali Nau." Prodavets i...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 61. Title from item.

The dance in the woods

The dance in the woods

(DLC/PP-1933:0034). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Pardon of Sainte-Anne d'Auray in Brittany" by George Wharton Edwards, Harper's magazine, 95:923 (Nov. 1897).

Guanajuato street scene

Guanajuato street scene

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Skeleton mannequin with greenery being paraded through street; possibly festival of Day of the Dead, November 2. Detroit Publishing Co... more

The veiled prophets sublime autumnal festival

The veiled prophets sublime autumnal festival

15078 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

New York City - celebrating the Chinese Moon Festival in Mott Street - waiting for a glimpse of the moon / from a sketch by a staff artist.

New York City - celebrating the Chinese Moon Festival in Mott Street -...

Men in street, looking up at moon. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 59, 1884 Oct. 11, p. 113.

Indian festival

Indian festival

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

Festivities after Ramadan in Moslem cemetery, Jaffa, Palestine

Festivities after Ramadan in Moslem cemetery, Jaffa, Palestine

4871 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. Title on recto of item.

Women and children of a Japanese family in Uyeno park, during the Cherry-blossom festival, Tokyo, Japan

Women and children of a Japanese family in Uyeno park, during the Cher...

Women and children in Uyeno park, full-length portrait, seated, facing front. H49484 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Approaching the stadium on the day of a public festival, Athens

Approaching the stadium on the day of a public festival, Athens

H88931 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 2153. Printed on recto: "Copyright 1907 by American Stereoscopic Company."

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Title and date from jacket. "G 5713" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036980. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Title and date from jacket. "G 5711" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036978. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The mosque of St. Sophia, Constantinople, the festival of the expected Pan-Hellenic rising

The mosque of St. Sophia, Constantinople, the festival of the expected...

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, 2005-2017. Vafakos, James P., copy... more

Midwinter carnival, entrance to Pontiac Rink, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, entrance to Pontiac Rink, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Title and date from jacket. "G 5706" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036982. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, the ice fortress after the thaw, 1909, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, the ice fortress after the thaw, 1909, Upper Saran...

Title from jacket. "G 5709" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036976. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y., midwinter carnival, the ice fortress (after the thaw)

Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y., midwinter carnival, the ice fortress (after ...

Title and date from jacket. "G 5710" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036975. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, doll sleds, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, doll sleds, Upper Saranac Lake,...

Title and date from jacket. "G 5716" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036985. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, dog sleds, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, dog sleds, Upper Saranac Lake, ...

Title and date from jacket. "G 5715" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036984. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, storming the fortress, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Title and date from jacket. "G 5714" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036979. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, Miss Johnson, winner of the first prize, Upper Saranac Lake, N.Y.

Midwinter carnival, children's parade, Miss Johnson, winner of the fir...

Title and date from jacket. "G 5717" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036986. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

McDowell festival, Petersborough, New Hampshire

McDowell festival, Petersborough, New Hampshire

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. ID: b&w version of this image at LC-G39-0425 (vd# 164) as the McDowell festival; we had thought this might be audience for Bird also at LC-G41-65 (vd# 17734)

McDowell festival, Petersborough, New Hampshire

McDowell festival, Petersborough, New Hampshire

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. ID: b&w version of this image at LC-G39-0425 (vd# 164) as the McDowell festival; we had thought this might be audience for Bird also at LC-G41-88 (vd# 17759)

Honolulu festival--natives returning from water sports

Honolulu festival--natives returning from water sports

Natives carrying poles on beach, Honolulu, Hawaii. George Grantham Bain Collection.

The band festival at Plum Center

The band festival at Plum Center

From Edison records catalog: This is one of the cleverest skits of its kind ever produced. It is cleverly written and even more cleverly presented. Miss Jones and Messrs. Harlan and Porter are thoroughly experi... more

May Festival, Friends Select School, Betty, Baker as "Arethusa"

May Festival, Friends Select School, Betty, Baker as "Arethusa"

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Annual May Festival of the Friends Select School. Miss ... more

May Festival, Friends Select School, Miss Margarethe Bryn as "Huntress"

May Festival, Friends Select School, Miss Margarethe Bryn as "Huntress...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Annual May Festival of the Friends Select School. Miss ... more

Friends Select School, May festival, 51720

Friends Select School, May festival, 51720

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Anual [sic] May Festival of the Friends Select School, ... more

May Festival, Friends Select School

May Festival, Friends Select School

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Anual [sic] May Festival of the Friends Select School, ... more

Friends Select School, May festival, 51720

Friends Select School, May festival, 51720

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Anual [sic] May Festival of the Friends Select School, ... more

May Festival, Friends Select School, Eleanor Leech, Betty Baker

May Festival, Friends Select School, Eleanor Leech, Betty Baker

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Anual [sic] May Festival of the Friends Select School, ... more

Harvest festival on the mall, Central Park / M. Weitzman.

Harvest festival on the mall, Central Park / M. Weitzman.

Poster announcing festival on the mall in Central Park, showing two dancers in costume. Date stamped on verso: Jun 16 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Lincoln / / Bender.

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Linc...

Poster showing a book and a stovepipe hat. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

School children, half of Polish and half of Italian descent, at a festival in May 1942, Southington, Conn

School children, half of Polish and half of Italian descent, at a fest...

12002-51. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... more

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Lincoln / / Bender.

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Linc...

Poster showing a book and a stovepipe hat. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Children's festival Saturday, May 25th, 1940, Community Square, Queensbridge Housing Project / / herzog.

Children's festival Saturday, May 25th, 1940, Community Square, Queens...

Poster for New York City WPA Art Project sponsored children's festival at the Community Square, Queensbridge Housing Project, 41st Avenue, Long Island City, showing two children playing in a housing project par... more

Spaghetti supper at Grape Festival, Tontitown, Arkansas / Photo by Granger, Works Projects Administration.

Spaghetti supper at Grape Festival, Tontitown, Arkansas / Photo by Gra...

Photograph shows people eating at long tables. Title from item. Stamped on verso: "Work Projects Administration, Arkansas Writers' Project." Photographed as part of the "America eats" project for the Federal Wr... more

Cooking spaghetti and frying chicken for a spaghetti supper at Grape Festival, Tontitown, Arkansas

Cooking spaghetti and frying chicken for a spaghetti supper at Grape F...

Photograph shows three women cooking in a kitchen. Title from item. Photographed as part of the "America eats" project for the Federal Writers' Project. Photograph by Granger. Arkansas Writers' Project.

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