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[Fisherman using hand net]

[Fisherman using hand net]

Illus. in: [Jacobus de Cessolis], De ludo scachorum, [Utrecht, ca. 1475]. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI WORKS; RBD; Fishing (livelihood); Incunabula; Shelf.

[Figure of a woman with raised hand, possibly Sybil in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican]

[Figure of a woman with raised hand, possibly Sybil in the Sistine Cha...

This record contains unverified, preliminary data. Title devised by Library staff. Attributed on mat: "follower of Polidoro da Carravaggio according to Jana Brabcová́, Nat'l Gallery, Prague. Farinato (H.R.)" In... More

[Allegorical scene of Madonna holding Jesus in one arm and holding anchor chain of Spanish galleon in other hand; Chilean city in background]
[Hand written initial page from Hannah Wolley, The Queen-like Closet, (recipe for orange pudding?) 1672]

[Hand written initial page from Hannah Wolley, The Queen-like Closet, ...

Illus. in: Hannah Wolley, The Queen-like Closet, or, Rich cabinet. London, 1672. Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1981, p. 87. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card trac... More

Boston. March 22. 1672/3 The Deputy Covernour and magistrates adjacent being assembled in Council, to consider of the late awful hand of God, consuming our Castle by fire the one and twentieth of this instant, thereby taking away that part of ou

Boston. March 22. 1672/3 The Deputy Covernour and magistrates adjacent...

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 33, Folder 8.

By His Excellency Samuel Shute, Esq. Captain Ganeral and Govenour in chief in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England. &c. a proclamation [to apprehend seven escaped transported felons] Given under my hand … in Bo

By His Excellency Samuel Shute, Esq. Captain Ganeral and Govenour in c...

Positive Photostat.; Proclamation.; Not in Evans. 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

Province of the Massachusetts Bay. Jeremiah Allen, Esq; Treasurer and receiver general for His Majesties said Province. To [blank] constable or collector of the Town of [blank] Greetings, &c. … Given under my hand & seal at Boston, the fifth day

Province of the Massachusetts Bay. Jeremiah Allen, Esq; Treasurer and ...

Tax warrant filled in in mss. for the town of Salem. and signed by Jeremiah Allen.; Ford 540.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as... More

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive branch in right hand and staff topped with liberty cap in left hand] / G.B. Cipriani inv. ; F. Bartolozzi sculp.

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Continued corruption, standing armies, and popular contents considered ... / William Bollan. London : Printed by J. Almon, 1768, frontispiece. Published in: The Americ... More

Province of Massachusetts-Bay. The Honorable Harrison Gray, Esq; Treasurer and Receiver-general of His Majesty's said Province. To the select-men or assessors of the town or district of Greeting, &c ... Given under my hand and seal at Boston, th
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

Full page of text and illustration for the maxim. Illus. in: Thomas Dilworth's A New Guide to the English Tongue (Phila., 1770). Reference copy may be in LOT 4442. This record contains unverified, old data from... More

To the people called freeholders and freemen of the "dirty corporation" of the City of New York ... Given under my hand, in Council, with my faithful allies aforesaid, this 21st day of February, being Monday, and in the sixth year of my Dominion

To the people called freeholders and freemen of the "dirty corporation...

Imprint 2.; Title. @[email protected]; On verso: S; 1772, ?. 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 104... More

Whoever has candidly traced the rapid growth of these colonies from their little beginning to their present flourishing state in wealth and population, must eye the distinguished hand of heaven, and impress every mind, with a humble confidence,

Whoever has candidly traced the rapid growth of these colonies from th...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 13770.; Not in Ford. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Colle... More

... To the three generals, with Scotch orders, on their voyage to North-America. Sigillum veritatis simplicitas est. Critical and faithful extracts from Colonel Cavallier's memoirs of the war of the Cevennes; or Lower Langyedoc, in his own hand-
... To the three generals, with Scotch orders, on their voyage to North-America. Sigillum veritatis simplicitas est. Critical and faithful extracts from Colonel Cavallier's memoirs of the war of the Cevennes; or Lower Langyedoc, in his own hand-
To the freemen and freeholders of New York. Gentlemen. As the time of election for representatives, to serve in the General Assembly, is near at hand I beg leave to propose the following gentlemen for your approbation, viz. Thomas Smith, John Sc

To the freemen and freeholders of New York. Gentlemen. As the time of ...

Evans 15105.; On verso: S; Jan 18, 1776. 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 109, Folder 4a.

Watertown, July 3, 1776. In Council. Ordered, that the following part of the resolution of this General Assembly respecting the declaration prescribed in the Act, commonly call the test act, be forthwith published in hand bills, and sent to the

Watertown, July 3, 1776. In Council. Ordered, that the following part ...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Test Act.; Stamped on verso: 595. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 dup... More

At a meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of Boston, on Monday the 18th of November inst., it was voted, that the following hand bill be printed, and delivered to the inhabitants, for their government in giving in to the committee on

At a meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of Boston, on Mo...

Positive Photostat. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 4 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 39, Folder ... More

Colony of Connecticut by the Governor, proclamation [for raising four regiments] Given under my hand at Lebanon, in said Colony, the 20th day of January, 1776. Jonathan Trumbull. [New London? 1776].

Colony of Connecticut by the Governor, proclamation [for raising four ...

Positive Photostat.; Proclamation.; Not in Evans. 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

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor and Commander in chief of the English Colony of Connecticut in New-England. a proclamation [appeal for enlistment] Given under my hand, at the Council Chamber, in Hartford, the 18th day of June,

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor and Commander in chi...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans 1.; Imprint 2.; Proclamation. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... More

[Arms] By His Excellency Sir William Howe, K. B. General and Commander in Chief, &c. &c. proclamation [Modifying his proclamation of December 4th] Given under my hand at Headquarters, in Philadelphia, this eighteenth day of December, 1777. W How
[Arms] By His Excellency Sir William Howe, K. B. General and Commander in Chief, &c. &c. proclamation [Modifying his proclamation of December 4th] Given under my hand at Headquarters, in Philadelphia, this eighteenth day of December, 1777. W How
[Arms] By order of His Excellency Sir William, Howe, K.B. General and Commander in Chief &c. &c. Proclamation [Enjoining the cutting of wood south of the city, as necessary for the use of the British soldiers] Given under my hand at Philadelphia

[Arms] By order of His Excellency Sir William, Howe, K.B. General and ...

Evans 15818 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 145, Folder 14.

[Arms] By order of His Excellency Sir William Howe, K. B. General and Commander in Chief, &c. &c. &c. Proclamation [Against taking by force provisions from well-affected subjects] Given under my hand at Philadelphia, this 23d day of March, in th
Boston, April 27, 1778. The following bills, together with a letter from Governor Tryon to Governor Trumbull, and his answer thereto, came to hand this afternoon.

Boston, April 27, 1778. The following bills, together with a letter fr...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Tryon, William.; Trumbull, Jonathan. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copi... More

By his excellency Jonathan Trumbull, Esquire, Governor and Commander in Chief in and over the state of Connecticut in America. A declaration [exhorting to renewed vigor] ... Given under my hand, in the Council Chamber, at Hartford, the eighth da

By his excellency Jonathan Trumbull, Esquire, Governor and Commander i...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. 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 3, Folder 56.

General orders for the Second Division of the Massachusetts' militia ... Given under my hand in Newbury-port, this first day of December, Anno Domini, 1786. Jonathan Titcomb, Major-General. Newbury-Port. Printed by John Mycall [1786].
To the Citizens of New-York. Keep a good Look-Out, my fellow-citizens! The enemies of federalism know they can do nothing in this City by fair play ... This proves, as clear as day, that no federalist had any hand in the paper signed many federa

To the Citizens of New-York. Keep a good Look-Out, my fellow-citizens!...

Evans 21500.; Positive Photostat.; On verso, Copy 1: April 29, 1788.; On verso, Copy 2 and Copy 3: {partial stamp} Gift Herbert Putna Sept, 22 1938. {partial stamp} ISSUED UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION SOL... More

George Washington to Washington, D.C., Commissioners, January 17, 1792, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
The Genius of the Ladies Magazine, accompanied by the Genius of Emulation, who carries in her hand a laurel crown, approaches Liberty, and kneeeling, presents her with a copy of the Rights of Women

The Genius of the Ladies Magazine, accompanied by the Genius of Emulat...

Allegorical scene. Engraving by Thackara and Vallance. Illus. in: Lady's Magazine, 1792 Dec., v. 1, no. 1, frontispiece. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - Women Rights of Women. This record contains unverifie... More

Alexander Hamilton, March 11, 1792, Tariff, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
George Washington to Gouverneur Morris, January 28, 1792, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
George Washington to Unknown, June 1792, in the Hand of Thomas Jefferson
George Washington to Provisory Executive Council of France, May 24, 1793, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
Title page, with no illus., of Edmond Charles Edouard Genet, Liberté Egalité ("By Genet" in Jefferson's Hand)

Title page, with no illus., of Edmond Charles Edouard Genet, Liberté E...

Illus. in: Edmond Charles Edouard Genet, Liberté Egalité, n.p., 1793, title page. No reference copy . This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD; France Hist. 1793; ... More

George Washington to William Carmichael and William Short, March 23, 1793, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
Alexander Hamilton, April 18, 1793, Hamilton's Thoughts on Foreign Affairs, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand

Alexander Hamilton, April 18, 1793, Hamilton's Thoughts on Foreign Aff...

Hamilton's Thoughts on Foreign Affairs, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand

City of New York ss. At a Common Council held on Monday the 28th day of July 1794 ... A law to regulate carts and cartmen in the City of New-York ... Given under my hand at the said City this twenty-eighth day of July 1794. Rich. Varick [New-Yor

City of New York ss. At a Common Council held on Monday the 28th day o...

Imprint 2.; On verso: No. 714. 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 112, Folder 13.

The President's message on the treaty papers. Gentlemen of the House of representatives ... Geo. Washington. United States March 30,1796 [Boston] [Signed of hand] Done by A. Martin Orrery Press [1796].

The President's message on the treaty papers. Gentlemen of the House o...

Printed in 3 columns.; Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. 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; Po... More

City of New York ss. At a Common Council held on Thursday the 8th day of November, 1797 ... A law to regulate carts and cartmen in the City of New-York. [Three columns] Given under my hand and seal this tenth day of November, one thousand seven
[French actress, full-length portrait, seen from behind, right hand raised, skipping or dancing, wearing a plumed headdress]

[French actress, full-length portrait, seen from behind, right hand ra...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Le Gateux. Inscribed in ink in upper right corner: 68. No. 44044 21.

[A man or monk seated, seen from behind, holding a short dagger(?) in right hand, while meditating or contemplating seppuku]

[A man or monk seated, seen from behind, holding a short dagger(?) in ...

Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[French actor, full-length portrait, facing slightly right, right hand raised, skipping or dancing, wearing a plumed turban-like headdress]

[French actor, full-length portrait, facing slightly right, right hand...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Louis[?] Opera 1770. Paper has a portion of a watermark on the right side. No. 44044 2.

Tax for the year 1802. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Peleg Coffin, Esquire. To the selectmen or assessors of the of ... Given under my hand and seal, at Boston, the day of March, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and two. [Bos

Tax for the year 1802. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Peleg Coffin, Es...

Tax warrant filled in in mss for Reading. 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 47, Folder 31a.

John Hand to Thomas Jefferson, May 18, 1803, Bill of Lading for Nicolas Dufief
"Cuffey near him" -- "grasps his hand"!

"Cuffey near him" -- "grasps his hand"!

African-Americans dancing; white man shaking African-American's hand and another white man holding his nose on left. Engraving by Leney after drawing by Tisdale. Illus. in: The Echo, with other Poems, N.Y., 180... More

Tax for the year 1907. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Thompson I. Skinner, Esquire. Treasurer and Receiver-general of said Commonwealth. To the selectmen or assessors of the of ... Given under my hand and seal at Boston, the day of April, in the
Tax for the year 1808. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Thompson I. Skinner, Esquire. Treasurer and receiver-general of said Commonwealth, to the selectmen and assessors of the town of ... Given under my hand and seal at Boston, the day of April,

Tax for the year 1808. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Thompson I. Skin...

Tax warrant filled in in mss for Reading. 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 48, Folder 14a.

To the public. Whereas a number of hand bills have of late been thrown about our streets at sight, by an invisible post, people in general have supposed that this must have been done by the greatest of villains, with an intention to injure Mr. S

To the public. Whereas a number of hand bills have of late been thrown...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; Southwicj Samuel. 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

Tax for the year 1810. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Josiah Dwight, Esquire, Treasurer and Receiver-general of said Commonwealth. To the selectmen or assessors of the of ... Given under my hand and seal, at Boston the day of April in the year o

Tax for the year 1810. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Josiah Dwight, E...

Tax warrant filled in in mss for Reading. 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 49, Folder 3a.

Tax for the year 1812. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Jonathan L, Austin, Esquire, Treasurer and Receiver-general of said Commonwealth. To the selectmen or assessors of the of ... Given under my hand and/seal, at Boston, the day of April in the
To the electors of the Western district. A crisis has arrived in the affairs of our country, by which the comparative merits of federal policy on the one hand, and of democratic policy on the other are now brought to the test of actual experimen
Cash in hand, occassioned by the capture of the British Packet Swallow. by Commodore Rodgers, with 260,000 dollars, in gold and silver on board. Boston printed by Nathaniel Coverly, Jun. Corner Theatre-Alley [1813].

Cash in hand, occassioned by the capture of the British Packet Swallow...

Positive Photostat.; War of 1812 ballad.; Verse. 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 5... More

Tax for the year 1819. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Daniel Sargent, Esquire, Treasurer and Receiver general of said Commonwealth. To the assessors or selectmen of the of ... Given under my hand and seal, at Boston, the day of April in the year

Tax for the year 1819. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Daniel Sargent, ...

Tax warrant filled in in mss for Reading. 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 52, Folder 7a.

This is to certify, that of entitled to shares in the capital stock of the Washington turnpike company ... Given under my hand, and seal of the company, this day of one thousand eight hundred and President. Treasurer. [Washington, D. C. 1819].

This is to certify, that of entitled to shares in the capital stock of...

Filled in in manuscript for Daniel Renner dated May 1, 1819. 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;... More

Tax for the year 1820. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Daniel Sargent, Esquire, Treasurer and Receiver general of said Commonwealth. To the assessors of selectmen of the of ... Given under my hand and seal, at Boston, the day of April, in the yea

Tax for the year 1820. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Daniel Sargent, ...

Filled in in mss for Reading. 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 53, Folder 1a.

Stenographic synopsis or, An abstract of the most approved system of short hand ... By M. T. C. Gould. Utica. W. Williams Printer 1820.

Stenographic synopsis or, An abstract of the most approved system of s...

On verso: M.T.C. Gould; Filed 13th Nov. 1820. 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 116... More

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing right, legs spread, with right foot on the rump of the horse, right hand extended to the left, holding a hat in his left hand, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing right, legs s...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on stone with initials on lower left. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Proposals, the following splendid work entitled The Presidency of the United States by A. B. Woodward is now in hand, and will shortly be offered to the public in pamphlet form ... Washington City, May 19, 1825.
University of Virginia, April 3, 1826, Financial Statement, in Thomas Jefferson's Hand
To the public. To the gross charge of John Hambden Pleasants, in his hand bill of yesterday, which he alleges is founded upon documents in the hands of another prson, and which he has not seen, I can only reply by calling for the proofs. It is t
[A man and a woman, seen from behind, are looking to where the man is pointing with his left arm, he holds a closed parasol in his right hand; the woman has her hands on her face, it is unclear whether she is peering into the distance or crying]
[Woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding fan in right hand, wearing kimono with check design]

[Woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, holding fan in ri...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date and numbered in ... More

[A person walking to the left, mostly obscured by an open parasol carried over the shoulder, wearing kimono and geta, and carrying a bag in right hand]

[A person walking to the left, mostly obscured by an open parasol carr...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... More

[Hotei, the god of good fortune, one of the seven lucky gods, facing right, standing on a rolling barrel, holding a mallet in his right hand and carrying his large bottomless bag of goods]

[Hotei, the god of good fortune, one of the seven lucky gods, facing r...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... More

To the citizens of Washington. A hand bill is in circulation signed "a citizen and a tax payer" in which, among Gen. John P. Van Ness's claims to the honor of being re-elected Mayor of Washington, it is stated that he has ordered suit" against J

To the citizens of Washington. A hand bill is in circulation signed "a...

To the citizens of Washington.; Van Ness John P.; On verso: 13 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... More

By his Excellency, Thomas W. Veanzey, Governor of Maryland. A proclamation ... do appoint and proclaim Monday, the 21st of November, instant, as the time of the next meeting of the General Assembly ... Given under my hand and seal ... this eight

By his Excellency, Thomas W. Veanzey, Governor of Maryland. A proclama...

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 30, Folder 13a.

Andrew Jackson to Thomas Hand, October 31, 1836
The little magician's sleight of hand performance. An absquabulating shew, by Von Kinder & Co. But Old Tippecanoe, will soon make it "No go"

The little magician's sleight of hand performance. An absquabulating s...

Again the theme of corruption in the Van Buren administration, here centering on the President's "Sub-Treasury" or independent treasury program, passed by Congress in July 1840. A large frigate "United States,... More

[Robert Emmet, three-quarter length portrait, standing, turned to the left, facing slightly right, with right hand raised holding a hat, and left hand carrying a sword, there is a tombstone behind him and in the distance, the sun is rising]

[Robert Emmet, three-quarter length portrait, standing, turned to the ...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed at bottom: Copyrighted.

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a shovel with left hand and his right hand resting on a loaded hod poised against a supporting frame

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a sho...

Title devised by Library staff. Paper trimmed on right side through a watermark at lower right: J. Robes[on]. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of... More

New publication.. The true republican: containing the inaugural addresses, together with the first annual address and messages of all the presidents of the United States ... This work is well printed on good paper, and new type, 12 mo size; hand

New publication.. The true republican: containing the inaugural addres...

Prospectus. 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 154, Folder 7.

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, half-length portrait, nearly facing front, hand resting on table with tablecloth]

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, half-length portrait, nearly...

Scratched on back of plate: 311. Corners trimmed. Hallmark: Lerebour. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Bra... More

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, half-length portrait, facing front, holding a cane in one hand]

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, half-length portrait, facing...

Scratched on back of plate: 359. Corners trimmed. Hallmark: Rinhart 31a. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew ... More

[Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart, full-length portrait, standing slightly to the left, one hand resting on the back of a chair; studio background showing prominently]

[Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart, full-length portrait, standing slightly...

Whig Congressman from Virginia, 1841-1843; Secretary of the Interior, 1850-1853. Scratched on face of plate: 185; Stuart. Scratched on back of plate: 279. Slightly trimmed. Identification from engraving by A.H.... More

Writing and book-keeping academy! In a lady's education, a plain, easy and graceful hand writing, is a mark of neatness and delicacy of taste ... Messrs. Wheeler & Thwing, have the pleasure of informing the ladies and gentlemen of this City, tha

Writing and book-keeping academy! In a lady's education, a plain, easy...

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 58, Folder 17.

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, slightly to the right, head three-quarters to the left, seated in chair, one hand in waistcoat, with full beard]

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portrai...

Scratched on back of plate: 76; 177 [cancelled] Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, half-length portrait, facing front, seated with hand on table]

[Unidentified man, about 40 years of age, half-length portrait, facing...

Scratched on back of plate: 339. Hallmark: Rinhart 31b. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Study of hand]

[Study of hand]

Study drawing for "Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn," which Leutze painted while living in Dusseldorf, Germany between 1845 and 1859, shows a left hand gesturing. Inscribed lower left: Study of a hand for the picture... More

[Unidentified woman seated in chair, with hand resting on table]

[Unidentified woman seated in chair, with hand resting on table]

Label on cover glass: 114-21 75 Case: bouquet of flowers surrounded by scrolls. Embossed on velvet: Bailey, 198 Chestnut St. Philada. Barboza number: 6019.002. Purchase; Anthony Barboza; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:022... More

I'd Offer Thee This Hand of Mine

I'd Offer Thee This Hand of Mine

Musical cover showing man and woman by stream with water mill. LOT subdivision subject: Love, Courtship and Marriage. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Published and copyrighte... More

[Walt Whitman, full-length portrait, standing with hand in pocket and holding hat]

[Walt Whitman, full-length portrait, standing with hand in pocket and ...

From portrait by Black. No. 8242-62. Saunders no. 2. Specimen Days no. 125. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

Abraham Lincoln, Tuesday, May 01, 1849  (Recommendations; copy in John G. Nicolay's hand)
The right hand of fellowship from Old England's Worcester to New England's Worcester ... The inhabitants of Worcester, England, to their brethren of Worcester, Massachusetts, U. S. A. Friends and brethren, It is with pain and deep sorrow that we

The right hand of fellowship from Old England's Worcester to New Engla...

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 83, Folder 18.

[Two women conversing, one seated on window sill stitching cloth, the other seated by spinning wheel with a distaff in one hand]
Harriet Hosmer, half-length studio portrait, facing front, seated with right arm resting on the back of a chair, she is holding sculpting tools in her right hand, left hand rests on her lap

Harriet Hosmer, half-length studio portrait, facing front, seated with...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner of sheet: H. Hosmer. Inscribed in pencil on mount: Portrait of Harriet Hosmer. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collec... More

Harriet Hosmer, half-length studio portrait, facing front, seated with right arm resting on the back of a chair, she is holding sculpting tools in her right hand, left hand rests on her lap

Harriet Hosmer, half-length studio portrait, facing front, seated with...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on mount: Portrait of Harriet Hosmer. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

[Samuel F.B. Morse, half-length portrait, posing with left hand on a telegraph apparatus, facing slightly left]
[Alexander Bell, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, with hand on table with tablecloth]

[Alexander Bell, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, ...

Grandfather of Alexander Graham Bell. Photographer unidentified. Hallmark: 40. Case: plain leather. Transfer; Manuscript Division; 1975; (DLC/PP-1975:199). Forms part of: Gilbert H. Grosvenor collection of Phot... More

To the national republican electors of Boston. Fellow-Citizens. The time is at hand and you must decide between two candidates for the office of Maylor. Will you choose Gen. Lyman, a Jackson man ... Or will you nor rather choose Charles Wells th

To the national republican electors of Boston. Fellow-Citizens. The ti...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 83, Folder 10. Copy scanned: 1

[Unidentified man, three-quarter length portrait, facing left, sitting in chair, wearing hat and a dark glove on one hand]

[Unidentified man, three-quarter length portrait, facing left, sitting...

Hallmark: Rinhart 9. Alternative identification: Mathew B. Brady. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Sculpture of sitting man with his hand on globe and sacks of money at his feet]

[Sculpture of sitting man with his hand on globe and sacks of money at...

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Three unidentified men, all nearly full figures: man on left with side whiskers, standing, turned to the right, holding a piece of paper; center figure, standing, three-quarters to the left, one hand on hip; man on right, seated, in profile to the right, holding a pencil over a large print which, with two books, lies on a small table with tablecloth]
[Commodore Matthew C. Perry, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly left with left hand resting on sword]

[Commodore Matthew C. Perry, three-quarter length portrait, standing, ...

"Brady photo published by E. Anthony" pencilled on mount. Published in: History of the U.S. Navy / Robert W. Love, Jr. Harrisburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c1992, v. 1, p. 232.

Valuable invention! Highly important to farmers! C. H. Dana's premium hand corn planter. [1855].
[George Leverett Stowell as a boy, three-quarter length portrait, standing, full face, with hand on table with tablecloth]
[African American man, possibly named "Small", full length studio portrait, well-dressed, standing, facing front with left hand resting on the back of a chair] / photographed by B.F. Reimer, No. 624 Arch Street, Philada.

[African American man, possibly named "Small", full length studio port...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink and pencil on verso: Small. On verso: No. 13185. Purchase; Marian Carson; 2001; (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

[President Franklin Pierce, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right, with left hand inside vest]

[President Franklin Pierce, three-quarter length portrait, seated, fac...

Brady-Handy Collection (Library of Congress). LC-BH82-5118.

[Design drawing for stained glass lancet window "The Descent of the Holy City" from the Hand of God to Peace on Earth]
[Design drawing for stained glass window showing Trinity with Holy Spirit shining on modern hospital patient with nurse and visitor, all held by hand of God, with Cross background]
[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in uniform, amputated hand visible] / Thos. D. Givin, photographer, No. 432 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in u...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Rick Brown, May 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). ... More

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