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The Indians marching upon a visit, onto a feast. Lacenta, his lady, [and] attendants

The Indians marching upon a visit, onto a feast. Lacenta, his lady, [a...

Engraving by I. Savage. Illus. in: Lionel Wafer, A New Voyage ... the Isthmus of America, 1699, p. 140. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Indians.

[Frontispiece and title page of Richard Bradley's "The Country Housewife and Lady's Director; frontis illust. panorama of farming scenes]

[Frontispiece and title page of Richard Bradley's "The Country Housewi...

Engraving by Stuart. Illus. in: Rare Book Collection. Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1981, p. 96. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: England; Farms; Cooke... more

The lady's disaster

The lady's disaster

Caricature of woman in public whose skirt is billowed up in a revealing position.

The merry accident, or a print in the morning a chair, a chair, for the lady.

The merry accident, or a print in the morning a chair, a chair, for th...

Print shows the well-known courtesan Catherine Maria "Kitty" Fisher sprawled on the ground after falling off her horse; several men quickly gather at the scene of her misfortune as another on horseback leaps a ... more

To the Rev. Mr. Pitkin, on the death of his lady … [Signed] Phillis Wheatley. Boston, June 16th, 1772. [Boston 1772].

To the Rev. Mr. Pitkin, on the death of his lady … [Signed] Phillis Wh...

Positive Photostat.; 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 37, Folder 14.

Lady Betty Besom, Bath / Matt[?] Darly fect. ag fort.

Lady Betty Besom, Bath / Matt[?] Darly fect. ag fort.

Caricature showing Juliana Popjoy, aka Lady Betty Besom, riding sidesaddle as she leaps over a wall, "The sacred Boundary of Discretion." We see only her enormous wig from behind. Title from item. Forms part of... more

[Old woman scouring a cooking pot in front of large kitchen fire. Lady handing menu(?) to cook]

[Old woman scouring a cooking pot in front of large kitchen fire. Lady...

Illus. in: The Town and Country Cook; or, Young Woman's Best Guide in the Whole Art of Cookery, London, ca. 1780, frontispiece. Pennell Collection (Rare Book Division). Ref. copy may be in LOT 4638 E. This reco... more

[Lady MacBeth] [Act, 5th--'One, two; why then 'tis time to do't / / painted by H. Fuseli ; engrved by J.R. Smith].

[Lady MacBeth] [Act, 5th--'One, two; why then 'tis time to do't / / pa...

Lady MacBeth walking in her sleep, full-length view, carrying candle; a man and a woman observe from a bench on the right in the background.

Lady Godina's rout; - or - Peeping-Tom spying out Pope-Joan / Js. Gy. d: et f:

Lady Godina's rout; - or - Peeping-Tom spying out Pope-Joan / Js. Gy. ...

A fashionable crowd playing cards at two tables. In the foreground, four people playing the game Pope-Joan. One of the women is wearing a loose fitting semi-transparent dress with her breasts exposed. Behind he... more

A dialogue between death and a lady very suitable for these times. Boston. Sold at the Heart and Crown in Cornhill, [1800].

A dialogue between death and a lady very suitable for these times. Bos...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. 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 47,... more

A Cognocenti contemplating ye Beauties of ye Antique / Js. Gillray--invt--& fect.

A Cognocenti contemplating ye Beauties of ye Antique / Js. Gillray--in...

An elderly Sir William Hamilton inspecting his antiquities, all of which refer to his wife, Lady Emma Hamilton and her lover, Lord Horatio Nelson. In the background hang four pictures on the wall: "Cleopatra", ... more

A Lady going to visit

A Lady going to visit

Illustration showing slaves carrying woman in sedan chair across street. Illus. in: Travels in Brazil / Henry Koster. London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1816, pl. opposite p. 188.

From this City (New Haven) about the year 1820. Dr. Sewall; he was chased away, with twenty more of his blood thirsty gang; by a mob in this city, for taking up a respectable lady, the day after she was buried, to be desected. Sewall is about si

From this City (New Haven) about the year 1820. Dr. Sewall; he was cha...

Imprint 2.; Sewall, Dr.. 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 7, Folder 1.

Walking dresses for January 1843 Engraved for the Lady's World.

Walking dresses for January 1843 Engraved for the Lady's World.

Print from Lady's World magazine shows two women dressed in clothing for the outdoors. Title from item. In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and album compiled by Larkin Goldsmith ... more

[Cover of The Housekeeper's Annual and Lady's Register, illustrated with woman working in kitchen and ornate border]

[Cover of The Housekeeper's Annual and Lady's Register, illustrated wi...

Illus. in: The Housekeeper's Annual and Lady's Register. Boston, [1844], cover. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Lady Moscow

Lady Moscow

Artist: S.B. Jones (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3648

Lady Suffolk and Lady Moscow: hunting park course, Phila. June 13th 1850

Lady Suffolk and Lady Moscow: hunting park course, Phila. June 13th 18...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3659

Copy of curious love letter from a gentleman to a lady. [185-?].

Copy of curious love letter from a gentleman to a lady. [185-?].

Title. 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 156, Folder 40.

Henry C. Baker of Winchester, Virginia. The friends of the unfurtunate lady who disappeared at the Falls of Niagara on the night of the 26th of November last, and who then supposed to have committed suicide, have been, for three months, in a sta

Henry C. Baker of Winchester, Virginia. The friends of the unfurtunate...

Baker, Henry E. 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 200, Folder 3.

Lady Bury
Lady Bury
Lady Bury
[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Church of Our Lady of Mercy, Granada, in which Gen. Walker was sworn in as President of Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Church of Our Lady of Mercy, Gr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 35 (1856 Aug. 9), p. 140. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

The lady's guide to perfect gentility, in manners, dress, and conversation ... also a useful instructor in letter writing, toilet preparations, fancy needlework, millinery, dressmaking, care of wardrobe, the hair, teeth, hands, lips, complexion, etc.

The lady's guide to perfect gentility, in manners, dress, and conversa...

Etiquette manuals are an important source for information on issues relating to the study of nineteenth-century social dance. Thornwell discusses the complexion, appropriate dress, introductions, behavior at pa... more

$500 reward to the police and others. The above reward will be paid to any one who will furnish information as the whereabouts of a young lady who saved the life of an English Baronet, at St. Valerre sur Somme, in France, and who is now s

$500 reward to the police and others. The above reward will be paid to...

Reward.; Handwritten on verso: 4 May 1858. 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 63, Folder 13.

Native lady

Native lady

Moroccan woman laying on sofa holding tambourine. Title from item. Possibly taken by Tancrède R. Dumas. No. 14.

Lady Augusta Stanley, full-length portrait, standing, facing left

Lady Augusta Stanley, full-length portrait, standing, facing left

In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 4 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room (Filed with Finding Aids).

[Civil War envelope for Massachusetts Thirteenth Regiment Rifles showing Lady Justice dressed in an American flag pattern]

[Civil War envelope for Massachusetts Thirteenth Regiment Rifles showi...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Lydia H. Weymouth, No. Braintree, Mass.; postmarked Hancock, Dec.; bearing 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenqu... more

General Tom Thumb's grand wedding march, composed by E. Mack. Respectfully dedicated to General Tom Thumb & lady / T. (?) Sinclair lith., Phila.

General Tom Thumb's grand wedding march, composed by E. Mack. Respectf...

Music sheet cover showing Tom Thumb and wife surrounded by ten other people.

129th Reg + ILL Volls. [sic] at camp "Lady Polk," Nashville, Tenn

129th Reg + ILL Volls. [sic] at camp "Lady Polk," Nashville, Tenn

Ink sketch within oval border of Federal encampment with numerous tents, trees and a flagpole with the Union flag.

[Empress Carlota and Emperor Maximilian kneel before Our Lady of Guadalupe, as bayonets pierce dark clouds below them]

[Empress Carlota and Emperor Maximilian kneel before Our Lady of Guada...

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 6, upper left. Photograph of painting? On recto: A... Peraire foto, ... M... more

The chas-ed "old lady" of the C.S.A.

The chas-ed "old lady" of the C.S.A.

Confederate president Jefferson Davis's capture by Union cavalry on May 10, 1865, while allegedly fleeing in women's clothing, inspired a rash of prints exploiting the tale's comic possibilities. According to D... more

Lady Thorn and Mountain Boy: in their great match for $2000 mile heats best, 3 in 5, in harness

Lady Thorn and Mountain Boy: in their great match for $2000 mile heats...

Artist: John Cameron (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3664

Lima. Church of Our Lady of Mercy

Lima. Church of Our Lady of Mercy

Photograph shows the elaborate carved and decorated church entrance. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

Lady playing the koto

Lady playing the koto

Drawing shows a Japanese woman, full-length, lying on her side, facing left, playing the koto.

J.M. Whistler & lady in studio

J.M. Whistler & lady in studio

Photograph shows artist James McNeill Whistler, standing and speaking with a woman in his art studio.

[Tennessee Claflin, Lady Cook, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right] / Gurney & Son, Fifth Ave., N.[Y.]

[Tennessee Claflin, Lady Cook, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing rig...

Title devised by Library staff. Written on verso: Lady Cook (Tennie Claflin). Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Lady with pet snail and man with sidewhiskers walking a sheep]

[Lady with pet snail and man with sidewhiskers walking a sheep]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Lion in doorway looking at lady in bed]

[Lion in doorway looking at lady in bed]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Lion and the Lady."

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and Eskimo leaving Conger, April]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled holding American flag.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinning a seal]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinnin...

Photograph shows expedition members skinning a seal. Title devised by Library staff. No. 127. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Pavy as "Dr. Jary."

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog team on floe in Discovery Harbor, Oct. 1881]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog tea...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 31.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows some members of the expedition with dogs and sledges. Title devised by Library staff. No. 65.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows two members of the expedition. Title devised by Library staff. No. 68.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows several members of the expedition with dogs and sledge.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christansen starting from Ft. Conger to support Dr. Octave Pavy, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christans...

Photograph shows Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 63. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Octave Pavy as "Dr. Parry"

View of Oldreive's new tricycle; the New Iron Horse, with a lady inside

View of Oldreive's new tricycle; the New Iron Horse, with a lady insid...

Photograph shows a woman on a dirt road sitting in a chair inside a large bicycle wheel with two smaller wheels at the back. Copyright 1882 by Charles W. Oldreive. Illustrated. No. 1. With a Lady Inside. Title from item.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens starting north, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens st...

Photograph shows some Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 54. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Octave Pavy as "Dr. Parry"

Launch "Lady Greely" in Discovery Harbor, Aug. 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Launch "Lady Greely" in Discovery Harbor, Aug. 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo...

Photograph shows a the boat, Lady Greely, pulling a small boat in Discovery Harbor during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 47.

Ice foot and pressed-up ice, Lady Franklin Bay, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Ice foot and pressed-up ice, Lady Franklin Bay, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice...

Photograph shows an arctic scene during the polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. A man, possible hospital Steward Henry Beiderbick, appears in foreground.

Death of an aged lady. Mrs. Mary Gamble, whose death occurred yesterday at Newark, N. J. had advanced well towards the completion of her ninety-ninth year ... Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, September 6,1886.

Death of an aged lady. Mrs. Mary Gamble, whose death occurred yesterda...

Gamble, Mrs. Mary. 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 160, Folder 27a.

[Lady Baldwin, Detroit Wolverines, baseball card portrait]

[Lady Baldwin, Detroit Wolverines, baseball card portrait]

Baseball card title devised by Library staff. Issued by: Goodwin & Company. Forms part of: Baseball cards from the Benjamin K. Edwards Collection.

[Miss Beatrice Cameron as Lady Anne]

[Miss Beatrice Cameron as Lady Anne]

Title from mat. (DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Shakespeare in New York" by William Winter, Harper's weekly, 34:33 (Jan. 11, 1890).

Lady Clemency drew aside the ...

Lady Clemency drew aside the ...

No accession number. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "My Lady Clemency welcomes a grief."

Egypt: Egyptian lady

Egypt: Egyptian lady

3/4 lgth., (8 - facing right - right side of face is most visible); wearing veil. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Frank and Frances Carpenter ... more

The lady and her tree by Charles Stokes Wayne

The lady and her tree by Charles Stokes Wayne

Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 189-

Mme. Wilhelmine (Norman-Neruda), Lady [Charles] Halle, 1834-

Mme. Wilhelmine (Norman-Neruda), Lady [Charles] Halle, 1834-

3/4 lgth., standing, facing right; holding violin.

The Lady of Cofachiqui / George Gibbs.

The Lady of Cofachiqui / George Gibbs.

The Lady of Cofachiqui, chief of her village, showing Hernando de Soto and his soldiers contents in treasure chest. Illus. in: De Soto and his men in the land of Florida / Grace Elizabeth King. New York : The M... more