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Johannes Lerii's account of the description of the method the Indians use for "barbecuing" human flesh

Johannes Lerii's account of the description of the method the Indians ...

Indians barbecuing and eating parts of human bodies. Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 155. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption... More

[Benzo, reclining in hammock, discussing Christianity with the King of Cacico in the latter's home; many Indian servants are preparing food and cleaning. Nicaragua]
[Title page of "A Feast for Wormes" 1642 [Jonah] by Francis Quarles, and wood engraving portrait of the author]

[Title page of "A Feast for Wormes" 1642 [Jonah] by Francis Quarles, a...

Head and shoulders, right profile. Illus. in: A Feast for Wormes, opp. title page This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Ref. copy in Biog. File. Caption card tracings: RBD; BI Works; BI; Shelf.

[Engraved frontispiece with two illustrations: 1. A woman kneeling and praying; 2. A woman preparing food; and title page of The Whole Duty of a Woman, or a guide to the female sex. 1735]

[Engraved frontispiece with two illustrations: 1. A woman kneeling and...

Illus. in: The Whole Duty of a Woman, or a guide to the female sex. London, 1735, frontis. Reference copy may be in: LCQJ, Spring 1981, p. 95. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Captio... More

Thomas Jefferson's drawing of a macaroni machine and instructions for making pasta, ca. 1787

Thomas Jefferson's drawing of a macaroni machine and instructions for ...

Reproduction number: A30 (color slide); LC-MSS-27748-180 (B&W negative) Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), principal author of the Declaration of Independence and third president of the United States, acquired a tas... More

Thomas Jefferson, November 19, 1792, Food Bill
Pasouda Khoroche--good turnery wares

Pasouda Khoroche--good turnery wares

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Godby, J.

[Title page of 1817 cookery book showing woman milking cow, implements and containers, food, woman working in kitchen]

[Title page of 1817 cookery book showing woman milking cow, implements...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Modern domestic cookery, and useful receipt book ... / Elizabeth Hammond. London : Printed & Sold by Dean & Munday, 35 Treadneedle St., 1817, title page and frontispie... More

Family amalgamation among the men-stealers

Family amalgamation among the men-stealers

African American children serving food to a white family. Illus. in: Picture of slavery in the United States of America / George Bourne. Middletown, Conn. : E. Hunt, 1834, p. 91. Reference copy in: LOT 4422-A-2.

Zenas Wood to Abraham Lincoln, Monday, November 05, 1860  (Lincoln should be careful of poison in his food)
[Unidentified soldiers in Union officers' uniforms and hats with engineers' insignia seated outdoors with food on their laps]

[Unidentified soldiers in Union officers' uniforms and hats with engin...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; Geometric design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:180) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchase... More

The war in Virginia - farmers' families on their way to the Union commissaries for food

The war in Virginia - farmers' families on their way to the Union comm...

People on horseback and with ox-drawn cart. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1863 Nov. 28, p. 152. Reference copy may be in LOT 4420 R. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The mess cart. Aug. 6, 1863

The mess cart. Aug. 6, 1863

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.124) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The food question down south, Confederate States of America

The food question down south, Confederate States of America

Editorial cartoon shows Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate states, offering a new pair of boots to General Beauregard who, though barefoot, would rather have food for his troops.

Sviechnoe i mylovarennoe proizvodstvo. Prodazha myla

Sviechnoe i mylovarennoe proizvodstvo. Prodazha myla

Photograph shows two men selling soap.

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha chugunnykh izdielii

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha chugunnykh izdielii

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 119.

Sviechnoe i mylovarennoe proizvodstvo. Mylovarennoe proizvodstvo (sabungari)

Sviechnoe i mylovarennoe proizvodstvo. Mylovarennoe proizvodstvo (sabu...

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 41. Title from item. "Sabungari" translated from Persian as: soap production.

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.

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Prodavets sundukov

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Prodavets sundukov

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 144.

Glimpses at the Freedmen's Bureau. Issuing rations to the old and sick / from a sketch by our special artist, Jas. E. Taylor.

Glimpses at the Freedmen's Bureau. Issuing rations to the old and sick...

Print shows African Americans gathered outside the Freedmen's Bureau in Richmond, Virginia. A woman is handing a slip of paper through a window to a man seated inside. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated news... More

Scotch terrier and pups after Henrietta Ronner

Scotch terrier and pups after Henrietta Ronner

Print shows a Scotch terrier sitting in a basket that has fallen over, with four pups, one at a green food or water dish, and with a piece of cloth covering straw on the floor. Title from item. From series: Fac... More

Cat and kittens after Henrietta Ronner

Cat and kittens after Henrietta Ronner

Print shows a cat with three kittens at a green food or water dish, with a basket of straw in a room where the floor is also strewn with straw. Title from item. From series: Fac-similes of Water Color Drawings ... More

Hog slaughtering - the "cutting" room, Cincinnati, Ohio

Hog slaughtering - the "cutting" room, Cincinnati, Ohio

4 men working. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1868 Jan. 11), p. 28. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Food processing; Industry meat processing.

[Chinese men playing "Chai Moi" (finger game),  street vendors with carts selling food; and a group of men, women and children]

[Chinese men playing "Chai Moi" (finger game), street vendors with ca...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Chinese game of Chai Moi" (upper left); "Street vendors" (upper right); "Street vendors" (lower left); and "Groups of figures" (lower right). Captions... More

Washington Market, New York - Thanksgiving time [Crowded outdoor food market scene]

Washington Market, New York - Thanksgiving time [Crowded outdoor food ...

Wood engraving after Tavernier. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 16, (1872 Nov. 30), Supplement, p. 940-941. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Markets; Holi... More

[Title page for The New Housekeeper's Manual, 1873, by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe]

[Title page for The New Housekeeper's Manual, 1873, by Catherine E. Be...

Reference copy may be in LOT 4394. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Home economics; Rare Bk. Div.; Food; Kitchens; Furniture; PI Works; Shelf. Sources checked ... More

[Floor plan of laundry and food storage rooms]

[Floor plan of laundry and food storage rooms]

Reference copy may be in LOT 4394. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Illus. in: The New Housekeeper's Manual, 1873, by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe, p. 40. Caption c... More

Food fishes of the sea...United States Building

Food fishes of the sea...United States Building

Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly, 1876, of interior scenes of the Phila. Centennial Exhibition. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1876 July 1. Reference copy may be in LOT 4435A. This record contains unverified, o... More

[Richard Henry Lee reading the original document of the Declaration of Independence, on the Fourth of July 1876, at Philadelphia]

[Richard Henry Lee reading the original document of the Declaration of...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1876 July 29, p. 109. Reference copy in LOT 4435-A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Exhibitions; Declaration of Indepe... More

The contented gardener J.G. Vibert ; after J.G. Vibert, original in the possession of the publishers

The contented gardener J.G. Vibert ; after J.G. Vibert, original in th...

Print shows a man holding two small flowers, admiring a large flower arrangement on a small table before him. H10113 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Printed on lower right: Copyright 1874 by L. Prang & ... More

Boy descending stairs looking over his shoulder at boy and dog

Boy descending stairs looking over his shoulder at boy and dog

2694 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 devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 20... More

Our national coast defenses
She fetched food from the kitchen

She fetched food from the kitchen

No publication information. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Woman with pottery at market, probably Mexico]
Our national coast defenses

Our national coast defenses

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

[Gertie. Gertie with woman outside Kids' restaurant, women being seated, woman eating soup while Gertie holds up waiters at gunpoint, and women leaving restaurant with food]

[Gertie. Gertie with woman outside Kids' restaurant, women being seate...

Title devised by cataloger. Preparatory sketches for "Gertie." Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The food of our youth / J.K.

The food of our youth / J.K.

Print shows a mean-spirited infant boy in a cradle labeled "Infant Indian Exterminators", armed with a rifle, knives, and handguns, feeding from a large bottle filled with "Dime Novel" and "5 ct. Paper[back]" l... More

The food of our youth

The food of our youth

Caricature showing infant in crib with weapons surrounded by anti-Indian and violent dime novels. Illus. in: Puck, 1881 Sept. 21, cover, p. 33. Ref. copy may be in SSF(Gr) - CHILDREN READING 1881. This record c... More

The great floods of 1883 - Germany's need and America's aid / J. Keppler.

The great floods of 1883 - Germany's need and America's aid / J. Keppl...

Illustration shows Columbia sitting on a rock on the coast as men bring packages of supplies labeled "From Ohio, Missouri, From New York, [and] California"; just offshore, men pull on the oars of a rowboat lade... More

A family party - the 200th birthday of the healthiest of Uncle Sam's adopted children / F. Graetz.

A family party - the 200th birthday of the healthiest of Uncle Sam's a...

Print shows Uncle Sam standing at the head of a table at a dinner party in honor of the "Bi-Centennial Celebration of the First German Settlement", with Columbia sitting next to him; around the table are a "Spa... More

Plasmon : a nourishing food
Look before you eat F. Opper

Look before you eat F. Opper

Illustration shows a man standing at a dining room table, using various chemical apparatus, such as a "Milk Tester" with "High Water Mark", a "Sand Extractor" over a "Sugar" bowl, and a "Butter Tester", as well... More

Greedy Kate advertising card

Greedy Kate advertising card

Humorous picture advertisement for McCobb's Cocoa and Chocolate Preparations. Title from item. Copyrighted by Henry McCobb, 1886. Caption card tracings: Food; Advert Food.

Custer County fair exhibit, Broken Bow, Nebraska
Small girl standing by vegetable exhibit at Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.
Vegetable exhibit at Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska
Photographer's note: at the Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Photographer's note: at the Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.

summary: Photographer's note: "Exhibit of the Delano Bros., Oconto, Nebraska" original size: 6x8

Vegetable exhibit at Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska
Apple exhibit of Crete Nurseries at Custer county fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.
Hoffaker, east Custer County, Nebraska.

Hoffaker, east Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Behind the family there appears to be the frame for a rope bed that is being used to dry food. original size: 6x8

Hoffaker, east Custer County, Nebraska.

Hoffaker, east Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Behind the family there appears to be the frame for a rope bed that is being used to dry food. original size: 6x8

[Food Products Pavilion, with Pavilion of Portugal at far left, seen from across the River Seine, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Exhibit of food products in the Pavilion of Mexico, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Exhibit of food at the Pavilion of Mexico, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Pavilion of Portugal at left, Food Products building at right with Eiffel Tower in background and tourist boats on the River Seine, Paris Exposition, 1889]
Kairo. Vendeuses de cannes à sucre

Kairo. Vendeuses de cannes à sucre

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Egypt. Cairo. Sugar Cane Vendors". Print no. "2186. P.Z." Purchase; Marc Walter... More

Food shop, Seoul, Korea - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Food shop, Seoul, Korea - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Korean man smoking long pipe behind food on counter. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Bread seller of Jerusalem, Holy Land]

[Bread seller of Jerusalem, Holy Land]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "15137". Forms part of: Views of the Holy Land in the Photochrom print collection.

[Cook in the rue de Stamboul, Constantinople, Turkey]

[Cook in the rue de Stamboul, Constantinople, Turkey]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6763". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... More

Galakton, a nourishing food for infants, invalids, nursing mothers, and the aged

Galakton, a nourishing food for infants, invalids, nursing mothers, an...

Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. B4. 189?

Pickings from Puck

Pickings from Puck

No accession number. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Puck.

Hendley, John. Wax worker, Agriculture Dept. (His art died with him)

Hendley, John. Wax worker, Agriculture Dept. (His art died with him)

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Hendley, 970. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... More

Hendley, John - wax worker- Agriculture Dept. (His art died with him.)
Kitchen of a Japanese house - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Kitchen of a Japanese house - Frank G. Carpenter collection

Woman kneeling and preparing food. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons and elementary instruction, by Macius Willson and N.A. Calkins. No. XXI. Botany: economical uses of plants

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons an...

11430 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

Italian garbage women on Mulberry Street

Italian garbage women on Mulberry Street

Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and rescue work in tough places, with personal experiences among the poor in regions of poverty and vic... More

Returning from market - Print, Library of Congress collection

Returning from market - Print, Library of Congress collection

16064 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

Vase-figure no. 150

Vase-figure no. 150

3489 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 devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 20... More

Portrait photograph of Frank Hume's Mammy, C.M.Bell Studio

Portrait photograph of Frank Hume's Mammy, C.M.Bell Studio

Title is unverified name of sitter or person who ordered the photograph, from handwritten label on negative sleeve or negative. Date from photographer's logbook. Notation on neg. sleeve: 6. Gift; American Genet... More

Two convicts carrying large pot of soup

Two convicts carrying large pot of soup

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

Group of convicts standing by large pot of soup

Group of convicts standing by large pot of soup

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

Indians buying food from vendor at railway station

Indians buying food from vendor at railway station

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

Native men posed with mounds of food, including six giant turtles

Native men posed with mounds of food, including six giant turtles

Appears to be Fijian; food includes kavas and yams. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Three women grinding food on flat stones

Three women grinding food on flat stones

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

Woman selling refreshments from tray at railway station

Woman selling refreshments from tray at railway station

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

The wild cat (for the Highbinder's feast of the uncooked meat), Chinatown, San Francisco
The skeleton at the feast / J.S. Pughe.

The skeleton at the feast / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows several Republican politicians wearing Roman togas, seated around a banquet table with a skeleton that is holding a standard labeled "McKinley's Shaky Financial Record"; gathered around the table ar... More

The nations' holiday feast / C.J. Taylor.

The nations' holiday feast / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows Uncle Sam and Puck offering a toast to the New Year and Peace, with several heavily armed representatives of nations labeled "France, J. Bull, Turkey, Russia, Germania, [and] Italy" sitting around a... More

Arnold Genthe - A grocery shop, Chinatown, San Francisco
Arnold Genthe - Weighing fish, Chinatown, San Francisco

Arnold Genthe - Weighing fish, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 17. Purch... More

Arnold Genthe - Weighing fish, Chinatown, San Francisco
Arnold Genthe - A grocery shop, Chinatown, San Francisco

Arnold Genthe - A grocery shop, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. vd image reversed 2/96

The wild cat (for the Highbinder's feast of the uncooked meat), Chinatown, San Francisco

The wild cat (for the Highbinder's feast of the uncooked meat), Chinat...

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 143. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Ch... More

"Trading buttons for peppers" / Jas. E. Taylor 96.

"Trading buttons for peppers" / Jas. E. Taylor 96.

Photograph of drawing by James E. Taylor showing prisoners at Andersonville Prison surrounding a Confederate officer and exchanging a button for a pepper as other prisoners behind the officer cut buttons from h... More

[Scenes from Mexico and the 1900 Paris Exposition] / - Exposition Universelle Internationale de 1900, Paris
Charity for the suffers of war - Cretan children at refugees' food kitchen, Athens

Charity for the suffers of war - Cretan children at refugees' food kit...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Greco-Turkish War, 1897; Refugees, Cretan 1897; Children... More

Orphans of Sultan's victims, at the Cretan refugees' food kitchen, Athens, Greece

Orphans of Sultan's victims, at the Cretan refugees' food kitchen, Ath...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Refugees, Cretan 1897; Orphans... Gr. Athens 1897; Greco... More

Aged Cretan priest receiving his food check [from] Ladies' Relief Corps, Athens, Greece

Aged Cretan priest receiving his food check [from] Ladies' Relief Corp...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Refugees, Cretan 1897; Orphans... Gr. Athens 1897; Greco... More

Coppersmith at work
U.S.S. Vermont, the altar, US Navy. Dry Plate Negative by Detroit Publishing Company.

U.S.S. Vermont, the altar, US Navy. Dry Plate Negative by Detroit Publ...

Date based on negative D4-21040. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 021045. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

U.S.S. Vermont, the altar
Waiting for distribution of food before Consul Brice's office

Waiting for distribution of food before Consul Brice's office

Crowd of children and adults waiting on street, Cuba. 3580 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 14.

Coppersmith at work Middle East photographs, American Colony Jerusalem

Coppersmith at work Middle East photographs, American Colony Jerusalem

Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Title from negative sleeve. On negative: 5738. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

[Amorous situation comedies involving domestics: maid having spilled tray of food]

[Amorous situation comedies involving domestics: maid having spilled t...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.; Humor; Domestic servants.

L.S. R.R. Food Train
Outside Ebbets Field, George Grantham Bain Collection

Outside Ebbets Field, George Grantham Bain Collection

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... More

Lolodorf, W. Africa -- selling food on road
Yaeko Mizutani
Fruit, vegetables, and women at the racetrack visiting a food vendor

Fruit, vegetables, and women at the racetrack visiting a food vendor

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Fair Pub. House, co... More

Food pledge movement beginning
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