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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

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

A satire on attornies and bailiffs. Lawyer, in his office, holding papers marked, "Middlesex to Wit -- Jno. Doe & Richd. Doe ..."; he converses with a rough man, with a cudgel under his arm, who holds case insc... 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

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

To the independent electors of the City of New York. There was a time when a majority of the citizens of New-York were so opposed to lawyers as members of the legislature, that a single gentleman of that profession, though confessedly a man of a

To the independent electors of the City of New York. There was a time ...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 21501.; On verso, Copy 1: 2-87-245.31; S; Apr 27, 1788.; On verso, Copy 2 and Copy 3: {stamp} Gift Herbert Putnam Sept, 22 1938. {stamp} ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION... more

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 1. Ghost of a village lawyer

Familiar ghosts. Sketch 1. Ghost of a village lawyer

Cartoon of a well-dressed man with a large head being kept at a distance by peasant man holding a pitchfork. Imp. London Published by SWFores No 50 Piccadilly June 4 1799-Folios of Caricatures Lent. No copyrigh... more

The Right Hon. Henry Robert Stewart, Lord Viscount Castlereagh, M.R.I.A. & F.R.S. / from an original picture by T. Lawrence, Esq. R.A. ; drawn by W. Evans ; engraved by H. Meyer.

The Right Hon. Henry Robert Stewart, Lord Viscount Castlereagh, M.R.I....

Robert Stewart, half-length portrait, facing front.

Andrew Hunter

Andrew Hunter

Portrait print showing head-and-shoulders portrait of Andrew Hunter, facing front. Title from item.

New standard of justice

New standard of justice

Title appears as it is written on the item. Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)

Hon. Cadwallader D. Colden Esqr. / Painted by Waldo & Jewett ; Eng by A. B. Durand.

Hon. Cadwallader D. Colden Esqr. / Painted by Waldo & Jewett ; Eng by ...

Cadwallader D. Colden, half-length portrait, facing slightly left. After a painting by Samuel Waldo and William Jewett.

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from the United States, to take up vacant land : made to lay before his lawyers to determine some legal points : [part of Washington D.C. adjacent to the Anacostia River] /

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from th...

Cadastral survey map. Manuscript--ink and col. pencil. Lacks sections along edges; faced and backed with rice paper. Notes in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. Price Blackwood

The lament of the Irish emigrant - a ballad - poetry by the hon. Mrs. ...

Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac McGaw, of New Yor... more

Hon. Charles Francis Adams

Hon. Charles Francis Adams

Portrait print showing Charles Francis Adams, head-and-shoulders, facing front. Title from item.

Hon. J.A. Gilmer of N.C

Hon. J.A. Gilmer of N.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Thompson Campbell

Hon. Thompson Campbell

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. George Mortimer Bibb of Ky

Hon. George Mortimer Bibb of Ky

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Edwin M. Stanton

Hon. Edwin M. Stanton

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Emstauton. Sec. of War, Lincoln's Cabinet. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Con... more

Judge Nathan Clifford

Judge Nathan Clifford

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. U.S. Supreme Court; front face used for [?]. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Hon. Hamilton Fish

Hon. Hamilton Fish

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Brady N.Y. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Di... more

Jacob Collamer

Jacob Collamer

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Rep. & Senator, Vt.; b. N.Y. 1791; d. Vt. 1865; practiced law Vt. 1813-1833; member State H. of R.; Judge of superior court 1833-1842; Whig in Cong. 1843-49... more

Hon. Wm. Pitt Fessenden of Maine

Hon. Wm. Pitt Fessenden of Maine

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve for LC-BH82-4198 A. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H.... more

Judge Daly
Judge Ira Harris

Judge Ira Harris

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Kellian Van Rensalear Whaley of Va. & W. Va

Hon. Kellian Van Rensalear Whaley of Va. & W. Va

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. During the Civil Warrecruited several regiments for the Union Army. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photogra... more

Judge John A. Campbell

Judge John A. Campbell

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. M.R.H. Garnett

Hon. M.R.H. Garnett

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Wm. Irvine of N.Y.

Hon. Wm. Irvine of N.Y.

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Wm. C. Bouck

Hon. Wm. C. Bouck

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Copy neg; Gov. of N.Y. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mar... more

Hon. S.E. Ancona of Pa

Hon. S.E. Ancona of Pa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. J.A. Gilmer of N.C

Hon. J.A. Gilmer of N.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Edwin M. Stanton

Hon. Edwin M. Stanton

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Sec. of War, Lincoln's Cabinet. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Co... more

Hon. Henry C. Burnett of Ky

Hon. Henry C. Burnett of Ky

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Col. of 8th Ken. Inf. C.S.A. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox a... more

Hon. Thurlow Weed

Hon. Thurlow Weed

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Journalist. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans;... more

Hon. Philip Francis Thomas of Md

Hon. Philip Francis Thomas of Md

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Secty Treasury); born Md. 1810; died Md. 1890; Cong.; Gov. Md.; Comp of U.S. Treas.; Collector Port of Baltimore; Commissioner of U.S. Patents; Secy of Trea... more

Hon. H.S. Sanford

Hon. H.S. Sanford

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Brad[y] N.Y. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs ... more

Hon. Edward Bates

Hon. Edward Bates

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Att'y Gen. Lincoln's Cabinet. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox ... more

Hon. Ben. F. Wade of Ohio

Hon. Ben. F. Wade of Ohio

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Anthony Kennedy of Md

Hon. Anthony Kennedy of Md

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Judge Augustus Schell

Judge Augustus Schell

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Supreme Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Eva... more

Hon. J.J. Wilson

Hon. J.J. Wilson

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. David C. Broderick

Hon. David C. Broderick

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Preston King of N.Y

Hon. Preston King of N.Y

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Appointed collector of the Port of N.Y. Aug. 15, 1865; drowned from a ferry boat in N.Y. harbor Nov. 12, 1865. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collectio... more

Judge S.J. Field

Judge S.J. Field

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. U.S. Supreme Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H... more

Hon. T.J. Dwyer

Hon. T.J. Dwyer

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. George E. McDuffie of South Carolina

Hon. George E. McDuffie of South Carolina

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. MC & Sen. S. Carolina; Born 1790- Ga.; Died Sumter, S.C. 1851. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Hon. Lyman Tremain of N.Y

Hon. Lyman Tremain of N.Y

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. G.W. Hotchkiss

Hon. G.W. Hotchkiss

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. B.G. Brown

Hon. B.G. Brown

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. of Mo. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 195... more

Hon. Jas. Wilson Grimes

Hon. Jas. Wilson Grimes

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: E C. Iowa); Sen. from Iowa- B. in Deering, N.H. Oct. 1816; graduated from Hampton Academy, attended Dartm... more

Hon. Silas Wright of N.Y

Hon. Silas Wright of N.Y

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Probably a copy negative of a daguerreotype portrait because Silas Wright died in 1847 (Source: Higgins, M.P., 2018) Annotation from negative, scratched int... more

Hon. Ira Harris

Hon. Ira Harris

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Ira Harris. Senator of N.York; B. in N.Y. State 1802; admitted to bar in 1827 in Albany; member state H. ... more

Hon. Josiah Bushnell Grinnell of Iowa

Hon. Josiah Bushnell Grinnell of Iowa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. John B. Floyd

Hon. John B. Floyd

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Corresponding print is in LOT 4213. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H... more

Hon. Ben. F. Wade of Ohio

Hon. Ben. F. Wade of Ohio

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. John Bell of Tenn

Hon. John Bell of Tenn

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of C... more

Hon. T.J. Dwyer

Hon. T.J. Dwyer

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Kellogg

Hon. Kellogg

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. John Conness

Hon. John Conness

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Charles Sumner of Mass

Hon. Charles Sumner of Mass

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Judge Daly

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