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Topic: law and legal affairs

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Blind plaintiff, lame defendant share [...] / Dobson pinx. ; I. Simon fec. ; I. Smith ex.

Blind plaintiff, lame defendant share [...] / Dobson pinx. ; I. Simon ...

Two handicapped persons each receiving half of an oyster shell from a lawyer while he consumes the oyster. Caption verse continues: The friendly laws impartial care / A shell for him a shell for thee / The midd... more

Councellor double-fee

Councellor double-fee

Man dressed in legal robe probably judge, sitting at table stacked with legal books & documents, saying, "open to all parties", and holding out to two men who are giving him money. Forms part of : British Carto... more

Lawyers in term / designed by Necessity ; executed by Rapacity.

Lawyers in term / designed by Necessity ; executed by Rapacity.

Print shows lawyers for the defendant on one side and lawyers for the plaintiff's case on the other side of the defendant tugging at his clothing which is labeled with various legal terms. Elements or "part of ... more

Representation of a county-convention for redress of grievance of courts

Representation of a county-convention for redress of grievance of cour...

Print shows ten men sitting around a table discussing possible(?) interpretations of the law.

Reformation, or their worships grubbing up a skittle ground

Reformation, or their worships grubbing up a skittle ground

Print shows three men trying to pry a skittle board from the ground using bars labeled "Justass" and "Mo-Ral-I-Ty"; a pick labeled "Proclamation" lies on the ground nearby with balls and pegs, and from over a f... more

Assemblée nationale, abandon de tous les privileges, à Versailles sceance de la nuit du 4 au 5 aout 1789 / dessiné par C. Monnet, peintre du Roi ; gravé par Helman, de l'Académie des Arts de Lille en Flandre.

Assemblée nationale, abandon de tous les privileges, à Versailles scea...

Print shows the Assemblée nationale meeting in a large room with amphitheater seating as members of the clergy and the nobility come forward to renounce their priviledges.

The impeachment, or "The father of the gang turned Kings evidence"

The impeachment, or "The father of the gang turned Kings evidence"

Print shows Edmund Burke standing behind and with his hands on the heads of Richard B. Sheridan and Charles James Fox who bow before him over a railing, perhaps before Parliament. Burke says, "Behold the abetto... more

[Du pain et la constitution de LXXXXIII] / dessiné par C. Monnet ; gravé par Helman, l'an 5e, de la R.F.

[Du pain et la constitution de LXXXXIII] / dessiné par C. Monnet ; gra...

Print shows the Assemblée nationale législative meeting in a large room crowded with French citizens, many of them armed with swords and pikes, one holding aloft a victim's head on a pike, another firing a rifl... more

Notice: I hereby forewarn all persons against crediting my wife, Delilah McConnell ...

Notice: I hereby forewarn all persons against crediting my wife, Delil...

Bilingual notice in English and Cherokee stating that William McConnell will no longer pay the debts of his wife Delilah McConnell as she has left him.

The lobby of the House of Representatives at Washington during the passage of the civil rights bill

The lobby of the House of Representatives at Washington during the pas...

Illustration showing a crowd of men in the lobby of the House of Representatives in the U.S. Capitol building.

This little boy would persist in handling books above his capacity And this was the disastrous result.

This little boy would persist in handling books above his capacity And...

Two panel cartoon showing Andrew Johnson standing on the top step of a step-ladder and lifting a large, heavy book from a high bookshelf; he falls off the ladder and is crushed by the book, the "Constitution of... more

Flaw in the title / painted by W.H. Beard ; engraved by Saml. Holyer [sic].

Flaw in the title / painted by W.H. Beard ; engraved by Saml. Holyer [...

Print shows a scene in a lawyer's office with a group of monkeys dressed as humans pondering the legal affairs of an elderly couple. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress by L.R. Menger, in the ... more

"Flaw in the title" / painted by William H. Beard ; engraved by Samuel Hollyer

"Flaw in the title" / painted by William H. Beard ; engraved by Samuel...

Print shows a scene in a lawyer's office with a group of monkeys dressed as humans pondering the legal affairs of an elderly couple.

The innocents / F. Opper.

The innocents / F. Opper.

Print shows a group of African American men, one, standing at center, is wearing a hat labeled "Judge Whitewashed", and the others are wearing hats labeled "Whitewasher No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, No. 6,... more

Bench and bar Detroit, Michigan, 1896

Bench and bar Detroit, Michigan, 1896

52269 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Bench and bar of the District of Columbia MDCCCXCVII

Bench and bar of the District of Columbia MDCCCXCVII

59182 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Bench and bar, Indianapolis, Ind., 1897

Bench and bar, Indianapolis, Ind., 1897

19142 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Law

Law

Drawing for mosaic by Frederick Dielman in the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress.

Bench and bar of Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1898

Bench and bar of Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1898

42257 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

A lesson of the last strikes / J.S. Pughe.

A lesson of the last strikes / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows a man labeled "Organized Labor" climbing the steps to a building labeled "Law, Prosperity, [and] Order", when a bomb labeled "Dynamite Argument" that explodes in his face.

Bench and Bar, Binghamton, N.Y

Bench and Bar, Binghamton, N.Y

D9729 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Judges and lawyers, Nashville, Tenn., 1900

Judges and lawyers, Nashville, Tenn., 1900

D20347 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... more

Mantel and mosaic "Law," by Dielman, Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building

Mantel and mosaic "Law," by Dielman, Library of Congress Thomas Jeffer...

"Copyright 1896 by Frederick Dielman" on mosaic; Detroit copyright 1901. "Prohibited" on label. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 090004. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bench and Bar of Montgomery County, PA, 1901

Bench and Bar of Montgomery County, PA, 1901

18113 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

At the stake / Keppler.

At the stake / Keppler.

Illustration shows three men labeled "Riot, Lynching, [and] Violence" burning a female figure labeled "Law and Order" at the stake; she is bound to the stake with ribbons labeled "Prejudice" and "Defiance".

If bronze could change! / Keppler.

If bronze could change! / Keppler.

Illustration shows an unhappy Statue of Liberty; her torch spewing smoke of "Lawlessness", her tablet states "The Unwritten Law", and she is holding a handgun and a rope labeled "Lynching".

Judges and lawyers, Memphis, Tenn., 1900

Judges and lawyers, Memphis, Tenn., 1900

D20346 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... more

Judges and lawyers, Detroit, Michigan, 1911

Judges and lawyers, Detroit, Michigan, 1911

K29900 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... more

Start the recall of judges with this one / Will Crawford.

Start the recall of judges with this one / Will Crawford.

Illustration shows the ghostly figure of a manic-looking man, labeled "Judge Lynch," carrying a book labeled "Lynch Law," and a lighted torch, hovering over a procession of people. The procession is led by thre... more

Lawyers at least have plenty to be thankful for / Keppler.

Lawyers at least have plenty to be thankful for / Keppler.

Illustration shows a horde of lawyers using various cutting implements to carve a large turkey labeled "Income Tax Litigation" and are hauling away pieces for themselves. Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 74... more

I - The lawyer. "And they get away with it" / R.L. Goldberg.

I - The lawyer. "And they get away with it" / R.L. Goldberg.

Illustration shows a six panel comic strip about a man who wants to open a "pickle factory" and is seeking legal advice from "Mister Windbag", a lawyer, who speaks a lot of nonsense, then charges the man $500. ... more

Nieder mit den abtreibungs-paragraphen / Kollwitz.

Nieder mit den abtreibungs-paragraphen / Kollwitz.

Print shows a pregnant woman holding an infant and with a child standing next to her.

"Counsellor at law" Gripping drama by...Elmer Rice.

"Counsellor at law" Gripping drama by...Elmer Rice.

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Counsellor at Law" at the Mason Opera House, 127 S. Broadway.

"Counsellor at law" by Elmer Rice

"Counsellor at law" by Elmer Rice

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Counsellor at Law" at the Federal Theatre, Rainier & Atlantic Streets. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

"Counsellor at law" Gripping drama by Elmer Rice.

"Counsellor at law" Gripping drama by Elmer Rice.

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Counsellor at Law" at the Mason Opera House, 127 S. Broadway.

Chief Justice Thomas Ruffin Law Office, Burnside,Cameron Park, Hillsborough, Orange County, NC

Chief Justice Thomas Ruffin Law Office, Burnside,Cameron Park, Hillsbo...

Significance: Chief Justice Thomas Ruffin (1787-1870) was one of North Carolina's most eminent jurists and served as Chief Justice of the N.C. Supreme Court from 1833-1852 and 1858-1860. Survey number: HABS N... more

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Significance: The construction of Skagway's first City Hall began in autumn 1897. A one-story (with attic) single-room structure, approximately 26' square, City Hall was built with horizontally laid hewn logs,... more

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Significance: The construction of Skagway's first City Hall began in autumn 1897. A one-story (with attic) single-room structure, approximately 26' square, City Hall was built with horizontally laid hewn logs,... more

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Skagway City Hall, 350 Fifth Avenue, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Significance: The construction of Skagway's first City Hall began in autumn 1897. A one-story (with attic) single-room structure, approximately 26' square, City Hall was built with horizontally laid hewn logs,... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County, NC

Freeman-Marks House, 112 North Third Street, Albemarle, Stanly County,...

Significance: The 1 story frame cottage, built ca. 1847, is the oldest extant structure in Albemarle, which was established in 1842 as the County seat of the newly formed Stanly County. The house has had a vari... more