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Relation. Ferdinandvs III Rex Vngariae et Boemiae, paternarvm copiarvm archistrategvs victoriosissimvs

Relation. Ferdinandvs III Rex Vngariae et Boemiae, paternarvm copiarvm...

Allegorical print shows Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III in uniform riding on a horse. Above him are mythical characters, one blowing a trumpet with the motto "Se ovor omina tanta" [he over all others] in a car... more

Belegeringh der Stadt Graeve gedowongen op den 27 Octob. Anno 1674

Belegeringh der Stadt Graeve gedowongen op den 27 Octob. Anno 1674

Birds-eye view engraving shows the star fortress of Grave on the Maas River in the Netherlands under siege in 1674. Includes locations of troops, depictions of cannon-fire into the city. Includes 2 medallion po... more

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und König Jacob den 1. Julii bey Drogeda vorgegangenen Treffens nebst den wahren Bildnuss dess dabey gebliebenen tapfern Herzogs von Schomberg und dann des richtigen Grund-Risses der Stadt Dublin

Umständliche Beschreibung dess in Irland zwischen König Wilhelm und Kö...

Print shows two birds-eye views of the fortress city of Ireland and a battle scene with medallion portrait of the "Herzog von Schomberg" [Duke of Schomberg] who was killed in the Battle of the Boyne in 1690. Vi... more

Ausführliche Erzehlung der überaus Blutigen Schlacht, welche zwischen Ihro Königl. Majest. von Engeland und Ih. Churfürstl. Durchl. in Bayern wider den Französischen General von Luxemburg bey Verhespen und Wangen unweit Tirlemont den 1929 Julii 1693 gehalten worden

Ausführliche Erzehlung der überaus Blutigen Schlacht, welche zwischen ...

Birds-eye view print shows four men on horseback in fierce sword battle in left foreground of print, one rider and horse have fallen. In the valley below a a battle rages, smok rises above the battle field. I t... more

Deutlicher Bericht der von Türckischen Gross-Sultan durch das gantze Ottomanische Gebieth angeordnetet Fasten und Procession welche geschehen durch drey Freytag nach jeden Neumond als (nach Türckischer Jahrs-Rechnung) den 5. 6. und 7. Monath, das ist : im Ragab oder Januario, Sabban oder Februario und Ramadam oder Martio. Darbey ist auch der Prospect dess Grabs des Propheten Mahomets zu sehen

Deutlicher Bericht der von Türckischen Gross-Sultan durch das gantze O...

Engraving shows a procession of Turks visiting the tomb of the Prophet Muhammed. A view of the city of Mecca is in the background. Text includes key (numbered 1-14) with explanations of activities and locations... more

Frontispiece to the Middlesex Petition

Frontispiece to the Middlesex Petition

Broadside showing, above three columns of text (comprising the petition), George III seated on his throne receiving several men, one, kneeling before him, presents the petition, on May 24th 1769. Title from ite... more

The machine to go without asses

The machine to go without asses

Print shows George III and Liberty riding in a carriage labeled "Magna Charta" as it passes over the Duke of Grafton, the Earl of Bute, Lord Holland, and Lord Mansfield. Title from item. Design'd & engrav'd for... more

Jefferies, in the character of Atropos, cutting the thread of English Liberty

Jefferies, in the character of Atropos, cutting the thread of English ...

Print shows King John seated at a small table outside his tent, signing Magna Carta, behind him stand by two bishops. Four men are pulling a rope, the "thread of English Liberty", which is attached to King John... more

His majesty King George the III - contemplating a medal of King Alfred

His majesty King George the III - contemplating a medal of King Alfred

Print shows King George III, full-length portrait, wearing coronation robes, standing in library with seal of England over the doorway; he holds a medal with portrait of Alfred the Great. Title from item. Illus... more

The Whitehall pump

The Whitehall pump

Print shows Lord North pumping water from a water fountain topped with the head of George III onto the prostrate bodies of Britannia and a Native figure representing America. Several ministers and judges look o... more

King George II, crowned June 11, 1727 - King George III, crowned Oct. 25, 1760

King George II, crowned June 11, 1727 - King George III, crowned Oct. ...

Print shows right profile bust portraits of King George II and King George III wearing laurel wreaths. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, ... (Boston, Mass.). Boston, 1774, p. 6. Publish... more

Prospect Hill. Bunker’s Hill. I. Seven dollars a month. - - I. Three pence a day. II. Fresh provisions, and in plenty. - - II. Rotten salt pork. III. Health. - - - - III. The scurvy. IV. Freedom, ease, affluence and a good farm. IV. Slavery, beg

Prospect Hill. Bunker’s Hill. I. Seven dollars a month. - - I. Three p...

Propaganda hand bills.; Stamped on verso: 452. 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 Collec... more

A certain cabinet junto / P. Revere, sc.

A certain cabinet junto / P. Revere, sc.

Print shows King George III, speechless (his caption balloon is empty), seated on the right in a high-backed chair at a table, with Lord North seated opposite presenting a paper to the King that states "for the... more

The state blacksmiths forging fetters for the Americans

The state blacksmiths forging fetters for the Americans

Print shows the interior of a blacksmith's shop with Lord Mansfield forging the links to a chain, Lord North standing to the left holding lorgnette and, in his right hand, a paper "An act for prohibiting all tr... more

George the IIId, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland / Pollard sculpt.

George the IIId, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland / Pollard s...

Print shows King George III, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile, wearing armor and a laurel wreath; in oval. Title from item. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial h... more

The botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button / John Simpson aqua forti.

The botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button / John Simpson...

Print shows George III sitting on a table with the Earl of Bute preparing to cut a piece of cloth labeled "Ireland Great Britain Hanover." Lord North is standing to the left holding a piece of cloth already cut... more

Georges III Washington

Georges III Washington

Print shows, on the left, a bust portrait of George III, King of Great Britain, labeled "24", and on the right, a right profile bust portrait of George Washington, labeled "25". Title from item. Inscribed in in... more

Argus

Argus

Print shows George III seated in a chair asleep, on the left stands a judge (possibly the Earl of Mansfield) with his left hand on the crown, behind the throne stands the Earl of Bute, speaking to Mansfield, he... more

By his majestys royal letters patent - the new invented method of punishing state criminals

By his majestys royal letters patent - the new invented method of puni...

Print shows Britannia drawn and quartered at a crossroad by ropes attached to three horses, one labeled "Tyranny" racing down the road "to America", another labeled "Venality" racing down the road "to Spain", a... more

Segawa Kikunojō

Segawa Kikunojō

Print shows the actor Segawa Kikunojō III, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in the role of a geisha. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists ... more

George III, King of Great Britain &c / Pollard sculp.

George III, King of Great Britain &c / Pollard sculp.

Print shows King George III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right wearing ermine robe and powdered wig, in oval topped with crown. Title from item. After a Reynolds coronation portrait. Illus. in:... more

A block for the wigs - or, the new state whirligig

A block for the wigs - or, the new state whirligig

Cartoon shows a carousel on which sit government ministers Charles Fox, Lord North, Edmund Burke and Admiral Keppel. Beam in the center of the carousel platform is a pillar topped by a bust of King George III, ... more

Blessed are the peacemakers

Blessed are the peacemakers

Print shows two men representing Spain and France leading George III by a rope attached to his neck and Lord Shelburne through a gateway formed by spears, from the crossbar of which are tumbling the British lio... more

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the Ame...

Print shows several ministers helping themselves to fishes and loaves that have spilled from a fishwife's basket which was upset by a rampaging "American Buffalo"; among those depicted are the Duke of Portland,... more

Coalition arms / JN: 1784.

Coalition arms / JN: 1784.

Print shows Lord North and Charles James Fox standing with a large escutcheon between them which rests on the back of George III. North is holding a flag in his right hand inscribed "Coalition" with two demons ... more

George the III / Reynolds del. ; Angus sculp.

George the III / Reynolds del. ; Angus sculp.

Print shows King George III, full-length portrait, facing left, wearing ermine robe and powdered wig, left hand resting on shelf with orb, crown, and scepter. Title from item. Illus. in: History of the war with... more

The Hibernian attempt

The Hibernian attempt

Print shows George III sitting on a throne with Edward Thurlow and William Pitt standing next to him; he is wearing half a crown on his head, on the left, an African wearing a feathered headdress and holding a ... more

Gustavus III, King of Sweden

Gustavus III, King of Sweden

Gustaf III, half-length portrait, facing front, in oval frame on pedestal.

Constitutional Club

Constitutional Club

Print of satire on the Westminster by-election of 1788 shows five men carving a fox on a table as William Pitt carries a coin-filled gravy boat inscribed "Mint sauce, Constitutional restorative" and King George... more

Theatrical portraiture no. 4 - King Dick

Theatrical portraiture no. 4 - King Dick

Illustration shows an actor portraying Richard III in Shakespeare's Henry VI, part 2. Illus. in: The Attic miscellany or, characteristic mirror of men and things, vol. 1. London : Bently & Co., 1790. Caption: A... more

Hunchback in the character of Richard

Hunchback in the character of Richard

Print shows an actor portraying Richard III in a tent on a stage, appearing through trap doors in the stage are a king, queen, prince regent, and another prince, all crying "Murder." Title from item. Caption: L... more

L'enjambee imperiale

L'enjambee imperiale

Print shows Catherine II, Empress of Russia, bare-breasted, holding a scepter and sphere, taking a large step from a piece of land on the right labeled "Russie" to a crescent moon atop a steeple or minaret labe... more

Taking physick, or, The news of shooting the King of Sweden

Taking physick, or, The news of shooting the King of Sweden

British caricature showing the King and Queen sitting in latrine, above which is part of the royal arms, the lion looking down and excreting. They look in horror at Pitt, who tells them of the shooting of Gusta... more

The progress of passion / JN [Nixon] 1792 ; etched by Cruikshanks.

The progress of passion / JN [Nixon] 1792 ; etched by Cruikshanks.

Print shows a sequence of scenes arranged in two rows starting, in upper left, with King George III dismissing Edward Thurlow and followed by a chain of events resulting from Thurlow's anger that affect family ... more

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degrees

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degre...

Print shows George III sitting at a table with the Queen and two of his daughters, and the Queen's Keeper of the Robes, Juliana Elizabeth Schwellenbergen holding a bottle of "Brandy", discussing the use of suga... more

La grande aiguiserie royale de poignards Anglais

La grande aiguiserie royale de poignards Anglais

Print shows George III, identified as "Georges Dandin", inside a large wheel driving a grinding stone at which stands William Pitt sharpening a knife. Title from item. Caption continues: Le fameux Ministre Pitt... more

Treason!!! / designed & etch'd by Rd. Newton.

Treason!!! / designed & etch'd by Rd. Newton.

A stout, smiling John Bull directs a blast from his rear-end toward a poster of King George III tacked to a wall. The image of the king looks suprised. On the left, the head of William Pitt exclaims, "That is T... more

The rival gardeners

The rival gardeners

King George III of England and Napoleon I tend to their respective plants on opposite sides of a stream labeled "The Channel." A cudgel marked "British Oak" floats down it. Napoleon bends over his drooping po... more

The rival gardeners

The rival gardeners

King George III of England and Napoleon I tend to their respective plants on opposite sides of a stream labeled "The Channel." Napoleon bends over his drooping potted plant, surmounted by a crown, supporting i... more

The king of Brobdingnag and Gulliver

The king of Brobdingnag and Gulliver

King George III and Queen Charlotte seated on chairs of state, watch a small rectangular tank in which Napoleon as Gulliver sails his boat. Lord Salisbury stands behind king's chair. Four princesses and three p... more

San yakusha kaian-ji no momijigari

San yakusha kaian-ji no momijigari

Print shows the actors Matsumoto Koshirō V, Bandō Mitsugorō III, and Iwai Hanshirō V in rural landscape. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2... more

A Kick at the Broad Bottoms! i.e. - "Emancipation of All the Talents" / Js. Gillray, inv. & fec.

A Kick at the Broad Bottoms! i.e. - "Emancipation of All the Talents" ...

King George III, his face hidden by a pillar, grabs the pigtail of Lord Grenville, and holds his scepter as if ready to strike Grenville. Members of the government, including Howick, holding a torn copy of the ... more

His most excellent majesty George the third, by the grace of god, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland, king, defender of the faith &c, &c, &c / engraved by Will'm. Skelton.

His most excellent majesty George the third, by the grace of god, of t...

Print showing George III, King of Great Britain, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military hat and coat. Title from item.

Richard the Third, to the right hon'ble. Baroness Howe, this print representing Garrick in the character of Richard the III in the memorable battle of Bosworth Field, is dedicated by ... most obedient humble servant, John Boultbee Hayman & Boultbee pinxt. ; W. Bromley sculpt

Richard the Third, to the right hon'ble. Baroness Howe, this print rep...

Print shows actor David Garrick in the role of Richard the Third during the Battle of Bosworth Field, full-length portrait, facing left, holding a sword in right hand, standing, braced for assault. Includes a r... more

Frederick William the third, King of Prussia

Frederick William the third, King of Prussia

Frederick William III, King of Prussia, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. Engraving by Blood in the European Magazine, from an original painting by Ir Bolt.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls ; engraved by C. Turner.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls...

Edmund Kean, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, as Richard III.

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Bandō Mitsugorō no satsuma nokami tadanori

Print shows the actor Bandō Mitsugorō riding a horse. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Forms part of:... more

Godaime iwayahanshirō no fujimusume to sandaime bandōmitsugorō no zatō

Godaime iwayahanshirō no fujimusume to sandaime bandōmitsugorō no zatō

Print shows the actor Iwai Hanshirō V in the role of a woman, Fuji Musume, speaking to a man, the actor Bandō Mitsugorō III as Zatō, sitting on the ground holding a stick. Title and other descriptive informatio... more

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

"A corner of the stage (right) at Drury Lane, with a section of the pit in the foreground (left). Kean, as Richard III, postures before his tent, frantically flourishing his sword, and exclaiming Richard is not... more

Defense of the California Bank

Defense of the California Bank

A mildly jingoistic satire voicing American suspicions of foreign designs on California after the discovery of gold there in 1848. The bay and coastline of San Francisco are shown, menaced by foreign invaders ... more

Ils montaient, ils montaient toujours

Ils montaient, ils montaient toujours

French political cartoon shows a greedy Louis Napoleon trying to climb higher by hanging onto the ropes of a balloon, topped with a crown. The basket breaks free spilling bags of money, and a woman and a child ... more

[Napoleon III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Napoleon III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 20, lower right. On verso: 10 Boulevart Poissonnière, 10, Dusacq & C[supe... more

[Napoleon III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Napoleon III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 10, lower left. On verso: H. Tournier, 57, Rue de Seine, 57, Paris; Déposé.

Gournah (Thèbes) - colosses (celui de droite, dit de Memnon) / Félix Teynard.

Gournah (Thèbes) - colosses (celui de droite, dit de Memnon) / Félix T...

The Colossi of Memnon at the entrance to the palace/temple of Amenhotep III, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix T... more

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour - galerie nord-est [sic] / Félix Teynard.

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour - g...

View showing passageway of the second court in the southwest gallery of the Palace/Temple of Ramses III at Medinet-Habu, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour... more

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - fragment de sculptures sur la face nord-est / Félix Teynard.

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - fragment de sculp...

General view showing hieroglyphics on northeast wall of the Palace/Temple of Ramses III at Medinet-Habu, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'ar... more

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions antérieures - entrée principale / Félix Teynard.

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions antérieures - entrée principale ...

General view showing columns and pylons at entrance to the Palace/Temple of Ramses III at Medinet-Habu, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art... more

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour / Félix Teynard.

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour / F...

View showing construction and ruins of the second court at the back of the Palace/Temple of Ramses III at Medinet-Habu, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour ... more

Louksor (Thèbes) - construction postérieure - galeries parallèles / Félix Teynard.

Louksor (Thèbes) - construction postérieure - galeries parallèles / Fé...

Courtyard of Amenhotep III showing columns topped with the closed blossoms of papyrus, Luxor (Thebes), Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'... more

Gournah (Thèbes) - colosse de gauche - décoration de la face nord-est du trône / Félix Teynard.

Gournah (Thèbes) - colosse de gauche - décoration de la face nord-est ...

Detail showing hieroglyphics on the northeast side of the throne of the left colossus of the Colossi of Memnon at the entrance to the palace/temple of Amenhotep III, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : ... more

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour - galerie sud-est [sic] / Félix Teynard.

Médînet-Abou (Thèbes) - constructions postérieures - deuxième cour - g...

View showing hieroglyphics on columns and pillars in passageway of the second court in the northwest gallery of the Palace/Temple of Ramses III at Medinet-Habu, Thebes, Egypt. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites... more

Statues of Memnon. Thebes

Statues of Memnon. Thebes

Twin reconstructed statues of Memnon seated on throne, people with animals resting at the base. Title from item. No. 1857. On verso: Thebes. Statues of Memnon.

[Statues of Memnon, upright view. - Thebes]

[Statues of Memnon, upright view. - Thebes]

Twin reconstructed statues of Memnon seated on throne, Egypt. Title from item. No. 1858. On verso: Thebes. Statues of Memnon.

Séville. Clefs offertes à St. Ferdinand à son entrée à Seville / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Séville. Clefs offertes à St. Ferdinand à son entrée à Seville / J. La...

Keys offered to Ferdinand III upon his entrance to Seville. In album: Spain, opposite p. 51. No. 315.

Queen Philippa interceding for the lives of the burgesses of Calais, 1347 / on steel by John Sartain, Phila. ; the original by H.C. Selous.

Queen Philippa interceding for the lives of the burgesses of Calais, 1...

Print shows Philippa, Queen, consort of Edward III, kneeling before her husband, King Edward III, begging him to spare the lives of the six burghers of Calais who have sacrificed themselves by complying with hi... more

Ye conference. "Not any we thank you Mr. Davis"

Ye conference. "Not any we thank you Mr. Davis"

Jefferson Davis's diplomatic overtures to France and Great Britain fail in an imaginary scene at court. Davis (right) bows before French ruler Napoleon III, extending toward him a tray of "bonds." Davis holds a... more

A gentleman in a fix -- An unnatural parent

A gentleman in a fix -- An unnatural parent

Cartoon showing Napoleon holding baby "Intervention", as the mother "Bull" runs away. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 15, no. 380 (1863 Jan. 10), p. 256.

The pending conflict

The pending conflict

One of three similar prints published by Oliver Evans Woods, reflecting grave northern fears of British and French interference on behalf of the Confederacy in the Civil War. (See also "The Pending Conflict" an... more

The pending conflict

The pending conflict

A later, altered version of "The Pending Conflict" (no. 1863-10). Albeit more optimistic from the Northern point of view than its earlier couterpart, this version is equally critical of European abetment of t... more

The pending contest.  Although all Copperheads call themselves Democrats, nevertheless, all Democrats are not Copperheads

The pending contest. Although all Copperheads call themselves Democra...

A variant of "The Pending Conflict" (no. 1863-10), evidently issued at about the same time (and deposited for copyright on the same date). Significant alterations here include: the "Neutrality" band has been re... more

H.R.H. The Crown Prince of Prussia

H.R.H. The Crown Prince of Prussia

Frederick III, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right. Stamped on mount: Hills & Saunders, registered ; (on verso) Photographers to Her Majesty the Queen & H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. Hills & Sau... more

Possibly Frederick III, Crown Prince of Prussia, full-length portrait, standing, facing right

Possibly Frederick III, Crown Prince of Prussia, full-length portrait,...

Stamped on mount: Southwell, photographist to the Queen. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 14 (top right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints... more

Frederick III, half-length portrait, wearing uniform, facing slightly right

Frederick III, half-length portrait, wearing uniform, facing slightly ...

Mount stamped in Cyrillic. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 16 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room (... more

Detail du temple de Touthmès III à Karnak / Bonfils.

Detail du temple de Touthmès III à Karnak / Bonfils.

Detail of a section of the remains of the Temple of Thutmose III, Thebes. Title from item. No. 155.

Karnak. Bas-relief dans la 2e courà droite du temple de Ramesses III / Bonfils.

Karnak. Bas-relief dans la 2e courà droite du temple de Ramesses III /...

Bas-relief on section of the Temple of Ramses III. Title from item. No. 217.

Sanctuaire du temple de Touthmès III à Karnak / Bonfils.

Sanctuaire du temple de Touthmès III à Karnak / Bonfils.

Entrance to sanctuary of the Temple of Thutmose III, Thebes. Title from item. No. 156.

Karnak. Colònne dans le ... du temple Ramessés III / Bonfils.

Karnak. Colònne dans le ... du temple Ramessés III / Bonfils.

Large column and section of the Temple of Ramses III. Title from item. No. 219. No. 36.

Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, half-length portrait, facing front

Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, half-length portrait, facing fron...

Stamped on mount: L. Pierson, phot. deposé, garanti d'apres nature. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 43 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in ... more

Surrender of Napoleon III on Sepr. 2d. 1870 Übergabe von Napoleon III.

Surrender of Napoleon III on Sepr. 2d. 1870 Übergabe von Napoleon III.

Print shows Napoleon III handing his sword to Wilhelm I, King of Prussia, after the battle at Sedan. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by H. Schile in the Office of the Libr... more

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Print shows Napoleon III dressed as a monk and Louis Jules Trochu dressed as a member of the clergy, tied to a post labeled "L'homme de Sedan L'homme de Paris." Title from item. Illus. from: Actualite par Faust... more

Hawaii album, p. 3, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Hawaii album, p. 3, portraits of the Hawaiian royal family

Photographs show portraits of members of the Hawaiian royal family from the House of Kamehameha including Kamamalu, wife of Kamehameha II; Kamehameha III and his wife Kalamo; and Queen Emma, wife of Kamehameha... more

[Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. No. 485. Also known as the Selimiye Mosque built by Selim III in 1805. In album: Mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms pa... more

Mosquée du Sultan Ahmed et l'Hélisque / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Mosquée du Sultan Ahmed et l'Hélisque / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en...

Sultanahmet Camii (mosque) near site of the Hippodrome, obelisk and people in foreground. Title from item. On mount recto: And Hippodrome. Caption also in Ottoman Turkish.

[The public fountain of Sultan Ahmed (III)] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The public fountain of Sultan Ahmed (III)] / Constantinople, Abdullah...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. Also known as the Fountain of Ahmet III. No. 7. No. 634. In album: Government buildings, mosques, schools, and other structures, Ist... more

[A hearth in the hall of Sultan Ahmed (III) in the Imperial Topkapı Sarayı (palace)] / Abdullah Frères.

[A hearth in the hall of Sultan Ahmed (III) in the Imperial Topkapı Sa...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 748. In album: Topkapı Sarayı, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

Mosquée Sélimié à Scutari / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Mosquée Sélimié à Scutari / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la ...

Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Mosque in Üsküdar, Istanbul. Title from item. Caption also in Ottoman Turkish.

[A fountain at the Bab-i Hümayun (Imperial Gate)] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[A fountain at the Bab-i Hümayun (Imperial Gate)] / Lieutenant Colonel...

The fountain of Sultan Ahmed III. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. In album: Mosques, fountains, mausoleums, and views of Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms par... more

[The Mausoleum of Mihrişah Valide Sultan] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Mausoleum of Mihrişah Valide Sultan] / Constantinople, Abdullah F...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. No. 402. Mihrişah Valide Sultan was the mother of Sultan Selim III. In album: Mausoleums, fountains, mosques, and other struc... more

[The Mausoleum of Sultan Mohammed III in the courtyard of the Ayasofya Camii (mosque)] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The Mausoleum of Sultan Mohammed III in the courtyard of the Ayasofya...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 123. In album: Mausoleums, fountains, mosques, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hami... more

Fontaine près de Babi-Humayoun / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef de la Photographie de l'État Major.

Fontaine près de Babi-Humayoun / Colonel Ali Riza, opérateur en chef d...

The fountain of Sultan Ahmed (Ahmet) III, near the Imperial Gate. Title from item. Caption also in Ottoman Turkish.

[The Selimiye Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[The Selimiye Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the G...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... more

[The Selimiye Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[The Selimiye Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Lieutenant Colonel of the G...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... more

Richard III up to date

Richard III up to date

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

[The erected inscribed stones (obelisks) in the Hippodrome] / Abdullah Frères.

[The erected inscribed stones (obelisks) in the Hippodrome] / Abdullah...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. Obelisk of Thutmose III (front) and Column of Constantine (back). No. 30. No. 189. In album: Structures and views of Istanbul, the B... more

[Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Exterior view of the Sultan Selim (III) Camii (mosque) in Üsküdar] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. No. 462. The Selimiye Mosque built by Selim III in 1805. In album: Mosques, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... more

[State carriage of Alexander III, St. Petersburg, Russia]

[State carriage of Alexander III, St. Petersburg, Russia]

Photograph shows a team of horses pulling the carriage of Alexander III with coachmen in elaborate robes. Title devised by Library staff. Library of Congress copy mounted on cardboard. Purchase; William E. Curt... more

The hoaxer hoaxed / J.A. Wales.

The hoaxer hoaxed / J.A. Wales.

Print shows New York Herald editor James Gordon Bennett, holding a shotgun and carrying a bag labeled "Game Bag for Sensations J.G. Bennett", standing next to a scarecrow labeled "$500.00 Herald Cheque" and "Th... more

Coney Island and the crowned heads / F. Graetz.

Coney Island and the crowned heads / F. Graetz.

Print shows Uncle Sam welcoming several heads of state labeled "Pan-Slavism, Nihilism, Socialism, Pauperism, Communism [represented by Marianne], Fenianism, Mormonism wearing a fez, [and] Spain" to a swim at Co... more

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Keppler.

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Kepple...

Print shows a group of explorers of the polar regions, representing discovery and exploration, floating on an ice floe, they may all be on the verge of death; weighing judgement are James G. Bennett of the New ... more

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