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English credulity, or the invisible ghost

English credulity, or the invisible ghost

A satire referring to the "Cock Lane Ghost" shows the interior of a bed-room crowded with men, some church ministers, one possibly Oliver Goldsmith, commenting on the "Cock Lane ghost". Two small children lie i... more

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 1. Ghost of a village lawyer

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 1. Ghost of a village lawyer

Cartoon of a well-dressed man with a large head being kept at a distance by peasant man holding a pitchfork. Imp. London Published by SWFores No 50 Piccadilly June 4 1799-Folios of Caricatures Lent. No copyrigh... more

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 2. Ghost of the vicar!!

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 2. Ghost of the vicar!!

Cartoon of a parson with an astonished expression, looking at a man holding a beer stein and smoking a pipe. Imp. Folios of Caricatures Lent London Published by S W Fores N50 Piccadilly June 4 1799 No copyrig... more

The ghost of a guinea! or the country banker's surprise!! / Woodward, delin.

The ghost of a guinea! or the country banker's surprise!! / Woodward, ...

Print shows a banker astonished by a guinea coin with King George III on it. The banker says, "Surely my eyes do not deceive me--it certainly must be a Guinea!--I declare I have not seen such a thing since I ha... more

The ghost - a Christmas frolic - le revenant / I.M. Wright pinxt. ; W. Nicolls sculpt.

The ghost - a Christmas frolic - le revenant / I.M. Wright pinxt. ; W....

Print shows a boy with a mannequin ghost holding a candle frightens several guests at an intimate party. Title from item. Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

New edition of MacBeth. Bank-oh's! Ghost

New edition of MacBeth. Bank-oh's! Ghost

Another satire on the Panic of 1837, again condemning Van Buren's continuation of predecessor Andrew Jackson's hard-money policies as the source of the crisis. Clay shows the president haunted by the ghost of C... more

Holy ghost! with light divine

Holy ghost! with light divine

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)

A Thanksgiving ghost

A Thanksgiving ghost

(DLC/PP-1934:0209). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as title illustration in: "A Thanksgiving Ghost," St. Nicholas, 13:80 (Nov. 1885).

Florida-- the ghost house--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the ghost house--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer,...

Stereograph shows the ruins of a structure, called the "Ghost House," Fort George Island. 15435 U.S. Copyright Office. Series: Gems of American Scenery. Title from item. Ft. George Island misspelled "St. George... more

[One-hundred-tale ghost story gathering]

[One-hundred-tale ghost story gathering]

Ukiyo-e print illustration showing people gathered around a charcoal brazier to tell ghost stories, as a man creeps towards a lamp to extinguish one wick after each story, making the room darker and darker. Ill... more

Ghost Dance of the Sioux Indians in North America

Ghost Dance of the Sioux Indians in North America

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1891 Jan. 3. No file print. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ind. Dances; Ind. Tribes; Shelf.

The Ghost dance of the Sioux Indians

The Ghost dance of the Sioux Indians

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1891 Jan. 3, p. 15-16. Reference copy may be in LOT 4391 D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Indians Dance; Shelf.

Sioux ghost dance /

Sioux ghost dance /

From Raff & Gammon price list: A very interesting subject, full of action and true to life. From Edison films catalog: One of the most peculiar customs of the Sioux Tribe is here shown, the dancers being genuin... more

Ghost dance - Cheyennes & Arapahoes

Ghost dance - Cheyennes & Arapahoes

Cheyenne and Arapahoe people in circle around flagpole, at the Indian Congress of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition. 59157 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by F.A. Rinehart, Omaha. No. 863.

Great Oregon caves, the Ghost chamber, Oregon, U.S.A., near the S.P.R.R.

Great Oregon caves, the Ghost chamber, Oregon, U.S.A., near the S.P.R....

Stereograph showing man with lantern inside cave amid stalagmites and stalagtites.

[Ghost appearing to farmer with hoe and dog]

[Ghost appearing to farmer with hoe and dog]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0119). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "George Ade's Fables The Fable of the private agitation."

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, feather headdress, beaded buckskin shirt, bead choker with shell concho, large medal on strand of metal beads]

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing...

H113003 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2675-08.

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