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[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters A through F]

[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters A...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Alphabets; Primers; Shelf.

[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters G through S]

[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters G...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Alphabets; Primers; Shelf.

[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters T through Z]

[Page of illustrated alphabet from New England Primer, 1721: letters T...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Alphabets; Primers; Shelf.

["The Pope, or Man of Sin" - lines going from letters A through H to different parts of the Pope's body to Illustrate (A) thou shalt find in his head, Heresy. (B) in his shoulders, The Supporters of Disorder, etc.]

["The Pope, or Man of Sin" - lines going from letters A through H to d...

Illus. in: New England Primer (1737) by D.L. Ford. Reference copy may be in LOT 7012. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[3 people working in a composing room, various pieces of loose type and a composing stick with letters inserted in it and three justified lines of type including both roman and italic letters]

[3 people working in a composing room, various pieces of loose type an...

Illus. in: Encyclopedie plate volumes, Recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts ..., "Imprimerie en caracteres," vol. 7, 1769, plate 1. Ref. copy may be in LCQJ, Winter 1982, p. 37. This record contains ... more

To the merchants and traders, of the City of Philadelphia. Gentlemen. The worthy and patriotic writer of the Farmer's letters, have clearly demonstrated, that the liberties of the British colonies in America, have been most cruely violated by th

To the merchants and traders, of the City of Philadelphia. Gentlemen. ...

Positive Photostat. 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 143, Folder 1.

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England - and the landing of --- troops in the year 1768, in consequence of letters from Gov. Bernard, the commissioners, &c. to the British ministry / P. Revere.

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England -...

Print shows eight British warships (numbered and identified in bottom margin) in the harbor with Boston in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: Edes & Gill's North-American almanack, and Massachusetts re... more

Two letters A circular letter, from the late Committee of this City in the Committees of the other colonies. Philadelphia, September 25, 1770. Gentlemen. We are sorry to inform you that a number of our importers of the British merchandize ... ar

Two letters A circular letter, from the late Committee of this City in...

Imprint 2.; Non-importation.; Not in Hildeburn. 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 14... more

[Page from The New England Primer Improved, 1773, letters A through F, illus.]

[Page from The New England Primer Improved, 1773, letters A through F,...

Illus. in: The New England Primer Improved, 1773. Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Alphabets; Primers; Shelf.

[2 pages of New England Primer, 1773, with illus. of letters G through S; illus. and text have Biblical theme]

[2 pages of New England Primer, 1773, with illus. of letters G through...

Illus. in: New England Primer. Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD; Religion Misc.; Primers; Education; Shelf.

[Page from The New England Primer Improved, 1773, letters T through Z, illus.]

[Page from The New England Primer Improved, 1773, letters T through Z,...

Illus. in: The New England Primer Improved, 1773. Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Alphabets; Primers; Shelf.

In Council. June 16, 1779. The Board proceeded to the consideration of the letters of Colonel Clarke, and other papers relating to Henry Hamilton, Esq ... Williamsburg: Printed by John Dixon and Thomas Nicolson [1779].

In Council. June 16, 1779. The Board proceeded to the consideration of...

Evans 16657.; 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 Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 178, Folder 28.

By his majestys royal letters patent - the new invented method of punishing state criminals

By his majestys royal letters patent - the new invented method of puni...

Print shows Britannia drawn and quartered at a crossroad by ropes attached to three horses, one labeled "Tyranny" racing down the road "to America", another labeled "Venality" racing down the road "to Spain", a... more

James Bowdoin to Henry Stanhope, August 1, 1785, Newspaper Clipping of Bowdoin's Letters to Stanhope, with Stanhope's Replies

James Bowdoin to Henry Stanhope, August 1, 1785, Newspaper Clipping of...

Newspaper Clipping of Bowdoin's Letters to Stanhope, with Stanhope's Replies

U.S. Reports: Beale v. Thompson and Maris, 12 U.S. (9 Cranch) 70 (1814)

U.S. Reports: Beale v. Thompson and Maris, 12 U.S. (9 Cranch) 70 (1814...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 12; Cranch Volume 9; February Term, 1814; Beale v. Thompson and Maris

U.S. Reports: Doe, Lessee of Lewis and Wife, v. McFarland and others, 13 U.S. (9 Cranch) 151 (1815)

U.S. Reports: Doe, Lessee of Lewis and Wife, v. McFarland and others, ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 13; Cranch Volume 9; February Term, 1815; Doe, Lessee of Lewis and Wife, v. McFarland and others

Letters from Colonel John Williams [Letter dated Knoxville, Sept. 29, 1815 to Adam Huntsman and one dated Knoxville, Sept. 21, 1815 to Capt. Wm. King] The originals of the above letters are in my possession; and may be seen by any person on appl

Letters from Colonel John Williams [Letter dated Knoxville, Sept. 29, ...

Imprint 2. 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 174, Folder 5.

Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Delaplaine, July 26, 1816, with Extracts of Washington, Burwell, and Tatham Letters, Diary Extracts, and Peyton Randolph Biography

Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Delaplaine, July 26, 1816, with Extracts of...

with Extracts of Washington, Burwell, and Tatham Letters, Diary Extracts, and Peyton Randolph Biography

Letters on dancing, reducing this elegant and healthful exercise to easy scientific principles ...

Letters on dancing, reducing this elegant and healthful exercise to ea...

This manual is considered one of the most important discussions regarding the style and steps of early Romantic ballet. A dancer and dancing master, Théleur (née Taylor; fl. c. 1817-c. 1844), wrote his manual... more

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christian era A. D. 12099 with the Sunday letters for the same period. by S. F. Urquhart. New York. Silvester & Bryson, printers and publishers. 1836.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christ...

On verso: So. Dis. N. York, 1833. 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 118, Folder 29a.

A.- No. 72. Revision. [re-print.] State of New Jersey. An act to provide for granting letters of administration of the estate of interstates residing out of the state at the time of their decease [1846?].

A.- No. 72. Revision. [re-print.] State of New Jersey. An act to provi...

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 99, Folder 65a.

To the public. The undersigned, inventor of the marble slab coffins, having taken the initiatory steps to secure his rights by letters patent of the United States is now prepared to dispose of rights either by license to build or for territory.

To the public. The undersigned, inventor of the marble slab coffins, h...

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 201, Folder 7.

Post office notice. That letters may be mailed in all sections of the city with equal facility, and be transmitted with promptness and certainty,-- the Post Master General has authorized strong and secure iron boxes to be put up at the places na

Post office notice. That letters may be mailed in all sections of the ...

Handwritten on verso: 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 15a.

From documents and letters of introduction from well known and high respectable parties in Illinois, which accredit Mr. W. S. Barnes to this community, the undersigned have full confidence in the foregoing statement ... He will make personal app

From documents and letters of introduction from well known and high re...

Albany, Ill. 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 66, Folder 24a.

The director and prefect of the Sodality of St. Joseph's Church, Philada. To all who shall see the present letters greeting in the Lord / J. Queen del. ; Lith. of Duval, Williams & Duval Pha.

The director and prefect of the Sodality of St. Joseph's Church, Phila...

Print shows the Blessed Virgin Mary and scenes showing church services where young men and young women are "received into the Sodality" of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Title from item. Includes pencil inscriptions ... more

An act to amend an act entitled. "An act recognizing the existence of war between the United States and the Confederate states, and concerning letters of marque, prizes, and prize goods, approved May 6th, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-one

An act to amend an act entitled. "An act recognizing the existence of ...

On verso, Part 1 and Part 2: Gift Van Dyk MacBride Aug. 29, 1951.; Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page imag... more

Merchants' and bankers' table giving the required number of stamps on foreign exchange and domestic bills, promissory notes and letters of credit, in accordance with the act of Congress, to take effect on the 1st of November, 1862. New York. Wm.

Merchants' and bankers' table giving the required number of stamps on ...

On verso: Filed Mar. 11, 1862. 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 124, Folder 14a.

[Letters from W. C. Bartlett and Joseph C. Breckenridge to Mr. A. G. Murray telling of the capture and death of his son Albert] July, 1864.

[Letters from W. C. Bartlett and Joseph C. Breckenridge to Mr. A. G. M...

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 125, Folder 18.

Bromley & Co's publications. Letters of Major Jack Downing of the Downingville militia on the war ... New York [1864?].

Bromley & Co's publications. Letters of Major Jack Downing of the Down...

On verso: MC #09-82-038.222; Nov 15. 1866. 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 125, Folder 36.

Letter from Mathew Brady to President Abraham Lincoln, asking Lincoln to sit for a photograph

Letter from Mathew Brady to President Abraham Lincoln, asking Lincoln ...

American Memory edition timeline. No. 1113 Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at h... more

"Mr. Hautville took his letters, one at a time from the salver Love's crosses - 'cross lots / / Bellew.

"Mr. Hautville took his letters, one at a time from the salver Love's ...

Two illustrations, one showing man taking letter from tray held out by woman, and another woman with knitting needles; and the other showing Cupid and dog with wings approaching sheep in snow, with farm buildin... more

[James Blaine with "As speaker" and "R.R. jobs" letters sticking out of his back pocket and reaching for "the Mulligan letters" over "Blaine's record" hat]

[James Blaine with "As speaker" and "R.R. jobs" letters sticking out o...

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1980:080.4). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Mr. Dallas, letters. Messrs. J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia, propose so soon as a sufficient number of subscriptions are obtained to warrant the undertaking - to publish the letters from London of the Hon. George M. Dallas. [Philadelphia? n

Mr. Dallas, letters. Messrs. J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia, prop...

On verso: Gift Estate of William C. Rives Apr 1940 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; Portfoli... more

[Letters, O, I, S and A, T, M]

[Letters, O, I, S and A, T, M]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0068). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Pence v. Langdon, 99 U.S. 578 (1879)

U.S. Reports: Pence v. Langdon, 99 U.S. 578 (1879)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 99; October Term, 1878; Pence v. Langdon

Huntington believes all men are corrupt (Colton letters, 468 and 469.) ... New York 1878.

Huntington believes all men are corrupt (Colton letters, 468 and 469.)...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 128, Folder 53a. Copy scanned: 1

Bribery and corruption wherever Huntington appears. (Colotn letters, 18 and 467) ... New York. 1878.

Bribery and corruption wherever Huntington appears. (Colotn letters, 1...

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 128, Folder 53b. Copy scanned: 1

[5 letters of reference of Mary Noyes 1882].

[5 letters of reference of Mary Noyes 1882].

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 177, Folder 44.

U.S. Reports: South Boston Iron Co. v. United States, 118 U.S. 37 (1886)

U.S. Reports: South Boston Iron Co. v. United States, 118 U.S. 37 (188...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 118; October Term, 1885; South Boston Iron Company v. United States

U.S. Reports: Insurance Company of North America v. Guardiola, 129 U.S. 642 (1889)

U.S. Reports: Insurance Company of North America v. Guardiola, 129 U.S...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 129; October Term, 1888; Insurance Company of North America v. Guardiola

U.S. Reports: United States v. Chase, 135 U.S. 255 (1890)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Chase, 135 U.S. 255 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 135; October Term, 1889; United States v. Chase

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and arts (London Eng.) before the Adrian college Theological society, March 23, 1889. [Two columns of verse] W. F. Cogswell. Adrian, Mich [1889].

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and a...

Verse. 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 84, Folder 13.

Reading letters from home at the banker's

Reading letters from home at the banker's

(DLC/PP-1932:0051). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Americans Abroad," Harper's weekly, 34:200 (Mar. 15, 1890).

Autograph letters. What they are worth - The importance the pursuit of collecting has attained in this country. Some manuscripts of famous authors ... New York [189-].

Autograph letters. What they are worth - The importance the pursuit of...

Title.; On verso: M.C. # 09-82-038.244. 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 130, Folder 24.

Find yer girl, Jenk

Find yer girl, Jenk

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: The Vow of Silence.

In silence the three men watched it burn

In silence the three men watched it burn

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Problem of Three Overcoats.

U.S. Reports: Mutual Life Insurance Co. v. Hillmon, 145 U.S. 285 (1892)

U.S. Reports: Mutual Life Insurance Co. v. Hillmon, 145 U.S. 285 (1892...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 145; October Term, 1891; Mutual Life Insurance Company v. Hillmon; New York Life Insurance Company v. Hillmon; Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company v. Hillmon

[M.F. Keiter "blackmail" letters]

[M.F. Keiter "blackmail" letters]

These letters refer to Bishop Milton Wright, the Wright brothers' father. The Bishop's career was threatened when he was wrongly implicated by a layman's misappropriation of church funds. Wilbur came to his def... more

[M.F. Keiter "blackmail" letters]

[M.F. Keiter "blackmail" letters]

This letter refers to Bishop Milton Wright, the Wright brothers' father. The Bishop's career was threatened when he was wrongly implicated by a layman's misappropriation of church funds. Wilbur came to his defe... more

To the members of the Anti-Lynching Bureau

To the members of the Anti-Lynching Bureau

An appeal by Wells-Barnett to African Americans to support the Anti-Lynching Bureau via membership and money at a time when lynchings were rising and newspaper accounts and interest declining. "Jan. 1st, 1902."... more

She dropped the letter and her face in her hands

She dropped the letter and her face in her hands

(DLC/PP-1933:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Sanctuary" by Edith Wharton, Scribner's magazine, 34:258 (Sept. 1903).

Letters from America. Mail arrival at a cosy home over-sea. County Monaghan

Letters from America. Mail arrival at a cosy home over-sea. County Mon...

Two women reading letter in front of cottage. Stereo copyrighted by American Stereoscopic Co. No. 10. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Postal Service; Geogr.

Woman Suffrage in America and England discussed in letters to London Times editor by Mary A. Ward, Israel Zangwill and Anne Cobden Sanderson

Woman Suffrage in America and England discussed in letters to London T...

Ward is concerned that woman suffrage would be exploited by Socialists; Cobden-Sanderson labels women spenders a menace to civilization and observes that in America only the descendants of abolitionists are wil... more

Paris. Interior of the post office of the General Headquarters of the American Red Cross, Hotel Regina, 2 Place de Rivoli, Paris, France. This is the sorting room. Besides the letters for the personnel of the Red Cross a great many letters are sent to the members of the A.E.F. through that organization

Paris. Interior of the post office of the General Headquarters of the ...

Caption from negative or negative sleeve: A.R.C. Post Office at G.H.Q. Paris. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Hin... more

[Young girl and letters "In"]

[Young girl and letters "In"]

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: "Anne May's Turkey" by M.W.H., Life, 80:22 (Nov. 2, 1922).

The Shirley letters from California mines in 1851-52; being a series of twenty-three letters from Dame Shirley (Mrs. Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe) to her sister in Massachusetts, and now reprinted from the Pioneer magazine of 1854-55; with synopses of the letters, a foreword, and many typographical and other corrections and emendations,

The Shirley letters from California mines in 1851-52; being a series o...

Educated in Amherst, Massachusetts, Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe (1819-1906) accompanied her physician-husband to California in 1849. The couple first lived in mining camps where Dr. Clappe practiced medici... more

[Egyptian gods shaped as the word "LIFE" with scarab and bird]

[Egyptian gods shaped as the word "LIFE" with scarab and bird]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as headpiece for: Life, 81:3 (April 19, 1923).

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