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[Indian seated in hut]

[Indian seated in hut]

Illus. in: America. Edited by Theodor de Bry. Franckfort am Mayn : Gedruckt bey J. Wechel, in Verlegung d. Bry, 1590, plate 21.

Mandioka root [being] prepared by Indian women to produced a liquid brew. This makes the tribesmen drunk

Mandioka root [being] prepared by Indian women to produced a liquid br...

Indian men drinking and dancing. Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, Frankfurt, 1593, pl. 75. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Sonnen gelegen erstamals fürgenommen

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Son...

Imaginary view of Seville's harbor, where Girolamo Benzoni set sail for the West Indies.

Two semi-nude Indian women with babies on their backs. In the background are boats on water

Two semi-nude Indian women with babies on their backs. In the backgrou...

Illus. in: Theodore de Bry, America, part I (Frankfurt, 1600), Plate X. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Untitled, unsigned cuts adorn individual numbers of this magazine. These show an Indian, with an Englishman on one side offering a Bible and some cloth, and a Frenchman on the other side offering gunpowder and a tomahawk. Under are the words "Praevalebit Aequior"]

[Untitled, unsigned cuts adorn individual numbers of this magazine. Th...

Illus. in: American Magazine and Monthly Chronicle for the British Colonies, Philadelphia, 1757 Nov., v. 1, cover. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings:

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the eighth day of May, A. D. 1766. [Grant of a Brief to Eleazor Wheelock for support of the Indian Charity School.] New-London: Printed by T.

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Con...

Positive Photostat.; Indian Charity School.; Wheelock Eleazar.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... more

Edmund Pendleton to Virginia Delegates in the Continental Congress, July 13, 1776, Private Addenda to Letter of Same Date; Pennsylvania-Virginia Boundary Dispute; Indian Lands

Edmund Pendleton to Virginia Delegates in the Continental Congress, Ju...

Private Addenda to Letter of Same Date; Pennsylvania-Virginia Boundary Dispute; Indian Lands

A view of the sea & beach, from Mr. James Newbolds plantation, near Indian River / Trenchard sculp.

A view of the sea & beach, from Mr. James Newbolds plantation, near In...

Print shows building on the waterfront of the Indian River Bay in Delaware.

An Indian warrior entering his wigwam with a scalp / Barlow, sc.

An Indian warrior entering his wigwam with a scalp / Barlow, sc.

Print shows a Native warrior holding a scalp in right hand and a tomahawk in left hand.

... An act providing for holding a treaty or treaties to establish peace with certain Indian tribes. [New York: Printed by Francis Childs and John Swaine, 1790.].

... An act providing for holding a treaty or treaties to establish pea...

Caption title: at head of title: Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Monday the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and nineth.; Signed: Fr... more

Mr. Eccleston's superb medallion of General Washington obverse. An elegant and very striking likeness of General Washington from an original painting. Reverse. An American Indian, with his bow and arrow, and an appropriate legend ... Lancaster,

Mr. Eccleston's superb medallion of General Washington obverse. An ele...

Imprint 3.; Washington George, Medallion.; On verso: Gift L. Washington Jl. 2'15 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed... more

From atop the Indian leap towards the imbankment [sic] which forms the reservoir named Deep Gap / J.R.S. 1821.

From atop the Indian leap towards the imbankment [sic] which forms the...

Drawing shows a bird's-eye view of the reservoir at Deep Gap, North Carolina, with mountains and forest.

Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi /

Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country ...

Relief shown by hachures. Bar scale incorrect. Note in manuscript ink on paper affixed to verso: "To accompany the claim of H.R. Schoolcraft. The country coloured green lies west & north of the [Michigan superi... more

View of the mountain Baba-Naunee, called Kutl-Gahor

View of the mountain Baba-Naunee, called Kutl-Gahor

Illustration shows two Baluchis preparing to murder an Indian civilian, who traveled with the Army of the Indus en route to Afghanistan, sleeping at Qatal Gah, Pakistan; caravan of soldiers, camp followers, and... more

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 4. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

An Indian map of the Upper-Missouri, 1801.

An Indian map of the Upper-Missouri, 1801.

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. English. Some place names in Blackfoot. Copied from a map in the London archives of the Hudson Bay Company. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image... more

E. Arnold & Co.'s celebrated Indian stomach bitters

E. Arnold & Co.'s celebrated Indian stomach bitters

Patent medicine label for stomach disorders illustrated with full-length portrait of two Native Americans before a tipi, one standing, holding a bow and arrow, and the other kneeling, holding a bow.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Photograph shows the Charles Goodyear exhibit of vulcanized india-rubber products (boat, pontoons, and buoys).

Clement's Genuine Osceola Indian Liniment

Clement's Genuine Osceola Indian Liniment

Indian offering liniment to crippled white.

[Sculpture of Indian sitting on animal skin]

[Sculpture of Indian sitting on animal skin]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Disasters of 60 days : Wreck of Steamship Tennessee, Indian Cove, March 6th, 1853 ; Wreck & burning of the steamer Independence on the island of Margarita, Feby. 16th, 1853. 150 lives lost ; Collapse of flue on board Jenny Lind off San Francisquito, April 11th, 1853, 50 lives lost ; Wreck of propellor steamship S.S. Lewis, Duxburg Reef, April 9th, 1853 / / Lith. & pubh. by Britton & Rey, cr. California & Montgomery St., San Francisco.

Disasters of 60 days : Wreck of Steamship Tennessee, Indian Cove, Marc...

Pictorial lettersheet shows four images of shipwrecks on one page plus two vignettes of (top) a shepherdess and a bear and (center) Explosion R.K. Page Nicolaus, Feather River, March 21th, 1853; with attached b... more

Indian sugar camp / Capt. S. Eastman, U.S. Army ; John C. McRae.

Indian sugar camp / Capt. S. Eastman, U.S. Army ; John C. McRae.

Native sugar camp and sap collecting from maple trees.

Defeat of General Braddock, in the French and Indian War, in Virginia in 1755 / John Andrew, sc.

Defeat of General Braddock, in the French and Indian War, in Virginia ...

Illustration shows Indians armed with rifles in a forest; in background British soldiers. Title from item. Illus. in: Ballou's pictorial, v. 9 ( 1855 July 7), p. 16. Wood engraving after a work by Billings (pos... more

Samoset, the Indian visitor

Samoset, the Indian visitor

The early settlers of New England showing Samoset at colonial village.

Indian princess presenting a necklace of pearls to de Soto / J.W. Orr, N.Y.

Indian princess presenting a necklace of pearls to de Soto / J.W. Orr,...

Princess Xualla presenting a necklace of pearls to Hernando de Soto, at Cofachiqui (South Carolina)

Spaniards robbing an Indian temple / J.W. Orr, N.Y.

Spaniards robbing an Indian temple / J.W. Orr, N.Y.

Spaniards robbing Indians at temple in Cofachiqui (South Carolina)

Crossing on an Indian bridge / J.W. Orr, N.Y.

Crossing on an Indian bridge / J.W. Orr, N.Y.

Hernando de Soto and his soldiers crossing a river on an Indian bridge.

Bloodhounds tearing an Indian to pieces / J.W. Orr.

Bloodhounds tearing an Indian to pieces / J.W. Orr.

Spanish soldiers, under command of Don Pedro De Avila, using bloodhounds to kill an Indian.

[American Indian figure for the clock in the House of Representatives chamber]

[American Indian figure for the clock in the House of Representatives ...

Photograph of maquette showing American Indian figure by William H. Rinehart from behind. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 121. Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1... more

[Clock for the House of Representatives chamber flanked by American Indian and backwoodsman figures]

[Clock for the House of Representatives chamber flanked by American In...

Photograph of design drawing for clock with maquettes of figures by William H. Rinehart. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 120. Title devised by Library staff. Notations: Figures by Rhinehart; M... more

Indian wigwams near Fort Colville

Indian wigwams near Fort Colville

Photograph shows tipis at a Native American encampment near Fort Colville, Washington.

Gen'l Custer's last stand, looking in the direction of ford and Indian village

Gen'l Custer's last stand, looking in the direction of ford and Indian...

Photograph shows pile of bones found at battle site.

Indian encampment, Dalles of the Columbia, May 1860

Indian encampment, Dalles of the Columbia, May 1860

Photograph shows tipis at a Native American encampment.