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The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor of scurrility

The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor...

Cartoon shows the old courthouse in Philadelphia during the October 1, 1764 election where a line of men wait at the steps on the right to enter the courthouse and cast their votes; in the foreground, many men,... more

New York, May 8, 1775. Extract of a letter from Philadelphia, to a gentleman in this City, dated the 6th instant. Yesterday evening Dr. Franklin arrived here from Londin in six weeks, which he left the 20th of March, which has given great joy to

New York, May 8, 1775. Extract of a letter from Philadelphia, to a gen...

Positive Photostat. 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 108, Folder 19.

Dr. Franklin

Dr. Franklin

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, three-quarter length portrait, seated at desk, looking to his right at an electrical device, in his left hand are papers upon which he is taking notes, and visible through a windo... more

Dr. Beniamin [i.e., Benjamin] Franklin gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Janü. 1706

Dr. Beniamin [i.e., Benjamin] Franklin gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Janü. ...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, wearing fur hat, holding book, in oval. Title from item. Illus. in: Geschichte der kriege in und ausser Europa / Christoph Heinrich Ko... more

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. - envoy from the American Congress to the French Court

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. - envoy from the American Congress to the Fre...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, three-quarter length portrait, seated at desk, facing right with left arm resting on arm of chair. Title from item. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between ... more

Benjamin Franklin - né à Boston dans la Nouvelle Angleterre, le 17 Janvier 1706 / Desrayes del ; le Beau scul.

Benjamin Franklin - né à Boston dans la Nouvelle Angleterre, le 17 Jan...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat, without spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top, on base in frame with title plate. Title from item. No. 1515. Ref... more

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. F.R.S. - one of the American plenipotentiaries at the Court of France / Pollard sculp.

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. F.R.S. - one of the American plenipotentiarie...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, without spectacles, wearing fur cap, in oval. Title from item. After a portrait by Cochin. Illus. in: An impartial history of the present... more

Benjamin Franklin, né à Boston le 17 janvier 1706 - eripuit cœlo fulmen sceptrum que tyrannis / peint par Madame Filleul ; gravé par Cahtelin, Graveur du Roi.

Benjamin Franklin, né à Boston le 17 janvier 1706 - eripuit cœlo fulme...

Benjamin Franklin, half-length portrait, seated at table, facing front; map and his spectacles are on the table.

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America to the Court of France / J. Norman sc.

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America t...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, in oval. Title from item. After the medal by the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres in 1778. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in ... more

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing fur collar, in oval draped with foliage on pedestal with books, map, eagles, storm clouds and lightning, and with "VIR" ... more

Dr. Franklin erhält, als Gesandter des Americanischen FreyStaats, seine erste Audienz in Frankreich, zu Versailles, am 20ten Märtz 1778 / D. Chodowiecki del. et sculp.

Dr. Franklin erhält, als Gesandter des Americanischen FreyStaats, sein...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin at the French court in Versailles, one of twelve scenes depicting the history of the American Revolution. Title from item. S. 121. [Plate] 8. Published in: The American Revolution ... more

Dr. Franklin - cœlis eripuit fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis / J. Norman sc.

Dr. Franklin - cœlis eripuit fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis / J. Norman s...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, wearing fur cap and spectacles.

1. General Washington 2. General Gates 3. Dr. Franklin 4. Präsid Laurens 5. Paul Jones / D. Berger sculp. 1784.

1. General Washington 2. General Gates 3. Dr. Franklin 4. Präsid Laure...

Print shows head-and-shoulders portraits of George Washington and Horatio Gates in right profile, Benjamin Franklin facing left, and Henry Laurens and John Paul Jones facing right. Title from item. Illus. in: A... more

[Silhouette of George Washington and bust portrait of Benjamin Franklin]

[Silhouette of George Washington and bust portrait of Benjamin Frankli...

Print shows right profile head-and-shoulders portrait of George Washington in oval facing oval containing left profile bust portrait of Benjamin Franklin. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Columbia... more

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - born at Boston in New England, Jan. 6th 1706 - died at Philadelphia, April 17th 1790

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - born at Boston in New England, Jan. 6th 1...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, in oval over the epigram: Eripuit cælo fulmen; sceptrumque tyrannis. Title from item. Illus. in: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly... more

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the President of the United States be requested to cause to be communicated to the National Assembly of France the peculiar sensi

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United ...

Caption title: at head of title: Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety.; Signed:... more

Dr. Benjamin Franklin engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street

Dr. Benjamin Franklin engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat and spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top and festooned with ivy. Title from item.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat and spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top and festooned with ivy. Title from item. Published in: The American Rev... more

U.S. Reports: Jones v. The Insurance Company of North America, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 246 (1802)

U.S. Reports: Jones v. The Insurance Company of North America, 4 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; December Term, 1802; Jones et al. versus The Insurance Company of North America.

Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States

Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States

Print shows Thomas Jefferson, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing slightly left, with hand folded and resting on the desk, on which are books and papers, and a bust sculpture of Benjamin Franklin. Titl... more

Amies Montgomery Co. near Philadelphia. Hot pressed drawn by T. Underwood ; engraved by J.W. Steel

Amies Montgomery Co. near Philadelphia. Hot pressed drawn by T. Underw...

Print shows an advertisement for "Amies" a manufacturer of paper showing a massive foundation pedestal on which are portraits of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Quincy Adams, and An... more

The philosopher & his kite / H.S. Sadd sc.

The philosopher & his kite / H.S. Sadd sc.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin and his son William flying a kite during an electrical storm.

Franklin

Franklin

Print shows an embroidery pattern sheet showing Benjamin Franklin, full-length portrait, seated in a chair in an office or library, he holds a compass in his right hand and there is a large globe at his feet; w... more

Franklin's grave, S.E. corner 5th & Arch St., 1859, Christ Church graveyard

Franklin's grave, S.E. corner 5th & Arch St., 1859, Christ Church grav...

Photograph shows stone and wrought iron wall around Christ Church burial ground, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with Benjamin Franklin's grave inside. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collecte... more

Benjamin Franklin, Supt. P.N.D.A., Phila. Pa., 1873-1878 Formerly Chief of Detectives, Phila. Police Dept. / / W. L. Germon's Temple of Art, 914 Arch St., Philadelphia.

Benjamin Franklin, Supt. P.N.D.A., Phila. Pa., 1873-1878 Formerly Chie...

Photograph shows portrait of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency superintendant and former chief of detectives at the Philadelphia Police Department. Title from item. Forms part of: Visual material from the r... more

Furankurin to kaminari no zu

Furankurin to kaminari no zu

Print shows a man (Benjamin Franklin) and a woman sitting at a table in a house during a thunderstorm as lightning strikes a length of chain extending from a tub of water on the ground to a rod attached to the ... more

[Bank note vignettes showing explorers including Christopher Columbus(?), pilgrims landing in America, women symbolizing arts and sciences, and Benjamin Franklin performing electricity experiment with key and kite]

[Bank note vignettes showing explorers including Christopher Columbus(...

In album: Engravings of the American Banknote Company ... p. 86.

Statue of Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, Pa.

Statue of Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, Pa.

Title from jacket. "44 extra" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032181. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The benefit of the doubt

The benefit of the doubt

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

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

42421 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, 2... more

Isaiah Thomas esq. designed and engraved on copper by F.S. King

Isaiah Thomas esq. designed and engraved on copper by F.S. King

Print shows Isaiah Thomas, half-length portrait, turned to the left, facing front, in medallion with lavish ornament, including bust portraits of Johann Gutenberg and Benjamin Franklin. Title from item. Caption... more

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Title from negative D419-174; caption on jacket: Frankin signing Treaty of Amity and Commerce. Attribution to Mills based on subject and format. Photograph of a painting. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; Sta... more

Franklin Statue, Philadelphia, Pa

Franklin Statue, Philadelphia, Pa

Inscription on statue: Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790 venerated for benevolence, admired for talents .... Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012987. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin's examination by the House of Commons in 1766

Franklin's examination by the House of Commons in 1766

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28059. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin the printer

Franklin the printer

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28053. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin the printer

Franklin the printer

Title from jacket. Attribution to Mills based on subject and format. Photograph of a painting. No Detroit publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28052. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin's experiment with the kite

Franklin's experiment with the kite

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28051. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Title based on negative D419-174. Photograph of a painting by Charles Mills. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28060. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. The Free Library of Philadelphia. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28058. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Title from jacket. Attribution to Mills based on subject and format. Photograph of a painting. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin's return from Europe

Franklin's return from Europe

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28055. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and of Alliance between France and the United States

The signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and of Alliance betwee...

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28060. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin the editor and writer

Franklin the editor and writer

Photograph of a painting by Charles E. Mills. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 028057. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and of Alliance between France and the United States

The signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and of Alliance betwee...

Photograph of a painting in Philadelphia, Pa. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 28060. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin the printer

Franklin the printer

Title from jacket. Photograph of a painting in Philadelphia, Pa. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 028053. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Photograph of painting at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M311. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Photograph of a painting by Charles E. Mills, copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 028058. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Title from jacket. Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28056. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin's tomb, Philadelphia, Pa

Franklin's tomb, Philadelphia, Pa

"G 2690" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018518. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin's tomb, Philadelphia, Pa.

Franklin's tomb, Philadelphia, Pa.

Title from jacket. In Christ Church Burial Ground. "2671 G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033869. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Newspaper row, New York

Newspaper row, New York

H71886 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 223. Title from item.

Franklin and Gen. Braddock

Franklin and Gen. Braddock

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. Klackner, C., copyright... more

"Don't sign that declaration, gentlemen! You'll hurt business!" / Ehrhart with acknowledgements.

"Don't sign that declaration, gentlemen! You'll hurt business!" / Ehrh...

Illustration shows a sketch after Trumbull's painting "The Declaration of Independence" with John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert R. Livingston, Thomas Jefferson, and Charles Thomson, standing around a table where... more

Franklin selling his ballads in the streets of Boston

Franklin selling his ballads in the streets of Boston

Title based on negative D416-28054. Photograph of a painting signed "Charles E. Mills, 1908." No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Franklin directing building of stockade fort

Franklin directing building of stockade fort

Title from jacket. Attribution to Mills based on subject and format. Photograph of a painting. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin, the United States first ambassador at the Court of France

Benjamin Franklin, the United States first ambassador at the Court of ...

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. De Paredes, V., artist.... more

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Title from jacket. Attribution to Mills based on subject and format. Photograph of a painting. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Benjamin Franklin signing the Declaration of Independence

Reproduction of painting. Copyright by Charles E. Mills.

Franklin's experiment with the kite

Franklin's experiment with the kite

Benjamin Franklin and another man flying kite from doorway.

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. J188196 U.S. Copyright Office. Reproduction of last portrait made during Franklin's lifetime, painted in 1787. No. M 311. Pennsylvania Academy of the... more

In the ambassadorial recruiting office

In the ambassadorial recruiting office

Illustration shows Uncle Sam measuring a rotund man oozing money from his pockets, vest, and hat, he has turned toward "Sec. Bryan" who is recording the measurements. Nearby is a poster advertising ambassadoria... more

Benjamin Franklin, printer, Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin, printer, Philadelphia

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. Arthurs, S.M., artist. ... more

You must all hang together or you'll all hang separately

You must all hang together or you'll all hang separately

Allies "France," "England," "Italy," and "United States" in front of vision of Benjamin Franklin while, in background, German troops watch military officer hang bear, representing Soviet Union, from tree. (DLC/... more

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