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Thomas Jefferson, 1784-89, Inventory of Toiletry Items, Writing Implements, Chemicals, and Tools

Thomas Jefferson, 1784-89, Inventory of Toiletry Items, Writing Implem...

Inventory of Toiletry Items, Writing Implements, Chemicals, and Tools

[Six men, possibly monks, posed for group portrait, four standing and two sitting in front, five have their heads shaved, wearing geta, some are holding items, with building in background]

[Six men, possibly monks, posed for group portrait, four standing and ...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 638. Illus. in: Views & costumes of Japan by Stillfried & Andersen. Yokohama : Stillfried & Andersen, [ca. 1877, p. 18] In 1877 Stillfried & Andersen purchased Felice Beato's... more

[Vendors selling items at a market on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia.]

[Vendors selling items at a market on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia...

Title devised by Library staff. Written on back: "Sumatra - where we went in the beach wagon."

[Grave covered with various domestic items: clock, cup, goblet, pots; gravestone reads: "Hackless Jenkins, June 15, 1878-June 25, 1926; asleep in Jesus"]

[Grave covered with various domestic items: clock, cup, goblet, pots; ...

Copper-plate photogravure by Doris Ulmann. Illus. in: Julia Peterkin's, Roll, Jordan, Roll, opp. p. 282. Another copy in P&P Case X. Reference copy may be in SSF - African Americans or Cemeteries. This record c... more

On cost of living items, the retailer must show his ceiling prices. Government price controls, taking effect May 18 for retail sales, requires a storekeeper to display his ceiling prices on cost of living items. One way for the retailer is to stamp the ceiling right on the price tag itself

On cost of living items, the retailer must show his ceiling prices. Go...

Actual size of negative is B (approximately 5 x 7 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Consumers, of course, usually buy rationed items in the form described in the consumer table and use points accordingly. But if a consumer wishes to buy an item in the larger form described in the trade table, he may do so. In that case he pays points on the basis of the trade table

Consumers, of course, usually buy rationed items in the form described...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Not only retailers, but institutions, industrial users, wholesalers, and primary distributors will usually buy rationed items in the form listed in the trade table and pay the points required by this table. However, when a retailer or anyone else wishes to buy a rationed item in the form listed in the consumer table, he will pay points on the basis of the consumer table

Not only retailers, but institutions, industrial users, wholesalers, a...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

[Man buying items from coffee and snack vendor in shop along a street, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[Man buying items from coffee and snack vendor in shop along a street,...

Title devised by Library staff. On slide: "G-40". Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-3, pg. no. 124 (color reference copy)... more

"Amish" souvenir items are plentiful in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

"Amish" souvenir items are plentiful in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the... more

Cluttered desk at the historic Harrison Brothers Hardware in Huntsville, Alabama, whose shelves, resembling an old-time general store, are equally crammed with an assortment of vintage as well as present-day items

Cluttered desk at the historic Harrison Brothers Hardware in Huntsvill...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Items received for copyright deposit at the Library of Congress Madison Building, Washington, D.C.

Items received for copyright deposit at the Library of Congress Madiso...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. For many years the Library of Congress had people send ... more

Restaurant worker Gladys Prior arranges items on menu board.

Restaurant worker Gladys Prior arranges items on menu board.

Forms part of a group of images depicting scenes at E & A Soul Food Restaurant, 82 Straight Street, Paterson, New Jersey on September 15, 1994.

An employee and Sonia work separately on decorative items for a wedding and a party respectively.

An employee and Sonia work separately on decorative items for a weddin...

Forms part of a group of images documenting Grini's Fashions & Bakery. Each held up her work for the other to comment on, and at times came together to work together on a piece during my brief visit to the shop... more

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