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New-York, Sunday 23d April, 1775. The following interesting advices, were this day received here, by two vessels from Newport, and by an express by land [The first news of the battle of Lexington and Concord] [New York, 1775].

New-York, Sunday 23d April, 1775. The following interesting advices, w...

Battle of Lexington and Concord.; Imprint 2.; On verso: Apr 23, 1775. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera C... more

Das erste Bürger Blut, zu Gründung der Americanischen Freyheit, vergossen bey Lexington am 19ten April 1775 / D. Chodowiecki inv. et del. ; D. Berger sculpsit 1784.

Das erste Bürger Blut, zu Gründung der Americanischen Freyheit, vergos...

Print shows British troops firing into mass of American militiamen at the battle of Lexington, one of twelve scenes depicting the history of the American Revolution. Title from item. S. 84. [Plate] 3. Published... more

[Journée de Lexington]

[Journée de Lexington]

Wash drawing (reverse of printed versions) shows idealized view of the battle at Lexington, Massachusetts. Title from printed copy. Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant les différents événemens de la Guer... more

Journée de Lexington / dessiné et gravé par F. Godefroy de l'Académie Imple. et Rle. de Vienne &c.

Journée de Lexington / dessiné et gravé par F. Godefroy de l'Académie ...

Print shows idealized view of the battle at Lexington, Massachusetts. Title from item. Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant les différents événemens de la Guerre qui a procuré l'indépendance aux Etats Uni... more

Battle of Lexington / E. Tisdale delt. ; C. Tiebout sculpt.

Battle of Lexington / E. Tisdale delt. ; C. Tiebout sculpt.

Print shows Minute Men firing on the British in Lexington, Massachusetts. Title from item. Exhibited: "Creating the United States," the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2011-2012. Exhibited: "Revere's Rid... more

Lexington lottery, second class. Authorized by law of the state of Virginia. This ticket, on payment of five dollars, will entitle the bearer to such prize as may be drawn to its number, if demanded within twelve months. Subject to a education o

Lexington lottery, second class. Authorized by law of the state of Vir...

4 tickets. 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 181, Folder 25.

Awake! Awake! Awake! -- Rouse! Rouse! Rouse! Citizens of Kentucky ... But a few days and you will be precluded from redeeming your lands sold for the non-payment of the direct tax ... James Morrison, Supervisor. Lexington, January 3d, 1805.

Awake! Awake! Awake! -- Rouse! Rouse! Rouse! Citizens of Kentucky ... ...

Imprint 2.; 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 21, Folder 29.

Lexington District, South Carolina /

Lexington District, South Carolina /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S146 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. At lower right corner: "Trac... more

The philosophy of mind according to Thomas Brown, M. D ... Transylvania University January, 1826. [Lexington, Ky.] T. Smith, printer [1826].

The philosophy of mind according to Thomas Brown, M. D ... Transylvani...

Imprint 3.; 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 174, Folder 10.

Order of services at the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Battle of Lexington. Monday, April 20, 1835.

Order of services at the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Ba...

Verse.; Battle of Lexington. 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 56, Folder 12.

To the independent voters of the Congressional districts of Barnwell, Richland, Lexington and Orangeburg:-- Fellow citizens: The Hon. S. H. Butler having resigned his seat in Congress, you will be called on the choose a representative, on the fi

To the independent voters of the Congressional districts of Barnwell, ...

On verso: Mss div. 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 172, Folder 50.

To the people, who wish to do right! There are thousands of persons in Kentucky who conscientiously believe that Slavery is injurious to the prosperity of our beloved state ... [May, 1850].

To the people, who wish to do right! There are thousands of persons in...

Slavery. 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 22, Folder 23.

The progress of the age! A new paper, bearing this title, edited by D. L. Elder, will be published at Lexington, Ky., on Saturday, June 1st, 1850 ... May 24, 1850.

The progress of the age! A new paper, bearing this title, edited by D....

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 22, Folder 20.

[Lexington market, Baltimore, Maryland]

[Lexington market, Baltimore, Maryland]

Photograph shows people near tables where fruit and flowers are being sold at the Lexington market in Baltimore, Maryland. Title devised by Library staff. On caption card: Photo. by Albertype Co.

Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1853, J. B. Westbrook, Chief Engineer.

Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1...

Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857. Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Railroad map... more

New York Free Academy, corner of Lexington Ave., at 23rd St. [NYC]

New York Free Academy, corner of Lexington Ave., at 23rd St. [NYC]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 32 (1856 July 19), p. 85. Reference copy may be in LOT 4383-I. Caption card tracings: NY N... more

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. fourth day. Thursday, May 28, 1857. Purse $300! Two miles heats …

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. fourth day. Thurs...

Horse racing. 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 22, Folder 32a.

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. Fourth day. Thursday, May 28, 1857. Purse $300! Two mile heats ....

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. Fourth day. Thurs...

Horse racing. 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 22, Folder 32.

U.S. gunboat Lexington [i.e. Tyler] - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Lexington [i.e. Tyler] - Mississippi River Fleet

Photograph shows a Union timberclad, the U.S.S. Tyler. No. 3122. Title from item. Cited in Miller, vol. I, p. 203, as the U.S.S. Tyler. "U.S. Army Military History Institute also identifies it as (U.S.S) Tyler"... more

First blow for liberty

First blow for liberty

Print show scene at the Battle of Lexington, 1775. Title from item. Engraving after a painting by F.O.C. Darley.

Deadly attack of a wolf upon a man, and heroic conduct of the man's wife

Deadly attack of a wolf upon a man, and heroic conduct of the man's wi...

Masthead, text of story and image of woman swinging ax at wolf, which is attacking her husband, near Lexington, Michigan in 1859. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's boys' and girls' weekly. New York : F. Leslie, v. 1, n... more

Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Lafayette Co., Missouri 1869.

Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Lafayette Co., Missouri 1869...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 430 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

Battle field of Lexington, Mo., showing plan of earthwork defended by Federal and State troops under command of Col. James A. Mulligan, U.S.A. during the 18th, 19th and 20th Sept. 1861.  Surrendered to Genl. Sterling Price, C.S.A., Sept. 20th 1861

Battle field of Lexington, Mo., showing plan of earthwork defended by ...

Scale 1:2400. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 302 "Compliments of Henry C. Chiles." Shows fortifications, troop positions, vegetation, drainage, streets, and relief by hachures and spot heights. Important sites ar... more

Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky 1871.

Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky 187...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 235 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interes... more

Recumbent figure of General R.E. Lee by Edward V. Valentine, of Richmond, Va. To be placed in the mausoleum, at Lexington, Va. Photographed by M. Miley, Lexington, Va

Recumbent figure of General R.E. Lee by Edward V. Valentine, of Richmo...

Photograph shows statue of Lee asleep on the battlefield by Edward V. Valentine for the Lee Chapel in Lexington, Virginia. Title from item. Notation on recto: "To Dr. L.C. Chew with the compliments of Edward V.... more

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

Title devised by Library staff. Original glass plate negative from Miley's Gallery, Lexington, VA.

A centennial map of the Lexington Presbytery of the Synod of Virginia of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, organized Sept. 26, 1786, centennial Sept. 26, 1886, at Timber Ridge Church /

A centennial map of the Lexington Presbytery of the Synod of Virginia ...

Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H214 Includes an index of Virginia and West Virginia counties in the Lexington Presbytery. Available also through the Library of Congress w... more

Buckman Tavern, Lexington, Massachusetts

Buckman Tavern, Lexington, Massachusetts

Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "Rendezvous of the minutemen before the battle of Lexington" on sign on building. "11" and "dup" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011878. Gift; State Hist... more

Munroe Tavern, Lexington

Munroe Tavern, Lexington

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "Percy's headquarters, 1775" on building. "10" and "dup" on negative. Corresponding glass transparency (same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29326. Detroi... more

Battle of Lexington

Battle of Lexington

Photograph of a print. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 7746. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Green and statue of Capt. Parker, Lexington

The Green and statue of Capt. Parker, Lexington

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "12" and "dup" on negative. Corresponding glass transparency (same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29327. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011879. Gift; State H... more

Harrington House, Lexington, Massachusetts

Harrington House, Lexington, Massachusetts

Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "14" and "dup" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011881. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

LEXINGTON

LEXINGTON

Steamer; port view. Photoprint copyrighted by N.L. Stebbins, Boston, Mass. No. 9441. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ships; Ph. Ind.

[African American women and men posed by machinery, Lexington Laundry, Richmond, Virginia]

[African American women and men posed by machinery, Lexington Laundry,...

Displayed as part of the American Negro exhibit at the Paris Exposition of 1900.

Line of the Minute Men Memorial, Lexington

Line of the Minute Men Memorial, Lexington

In album prepared by Detroit Photographic Co. to use as a catalog in its office. Detroit Publishing Co., no. 53551. Inscription on monument: Line of the Minute Men / April19, 1775 / Stand your ground / Don'... more

Hancock and Adams room, John Hancock House, Lexington

Hancock and Adams room, John Hancock House, Lexington

Second title on negative: "John Hancock House (built 1698), Lexington, Mass." Hancock-Clark House. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013062. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Dining room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Dining room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Hancock-Clark House. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013063. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Battle Monument, Lexington

Battle Monument, Lexington

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "10" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013067. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Photograph of a photographic print copyrighted 1900 by Detroit Publishing Company. Hancock-Clark House. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013964. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

House of Marrett and Nathan Munroe, Lexington

House of Marrett and Nathan Munroe, Lexington

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Negative broken in half. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013066. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Stone cannon, Lexington, Mass.

Stone cannon, Lexington, Mass.

Title from jacket. "Near this spot Earl Percy planted a field pie[ce] to cover the retreat of the British troops, April 19, 1775." "4003" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034876. Gift; State Historical S... more

A Kentucky coal mine

A Kentucky coal mine

Photograph shows man with donkey-drawn mine cars filled with ore outside Kentucky coal mine. Photo by Wrenn & King, Lexington, Ky. Additional title on item: Kentucky. Kentucky Coal Mine, horse-drawn coal cars o... more

Munroe Tavern, Lexington, Mass.

Munroe Tavern, Lexington, Mass.

Title devised by cataloger. Lexington Historical Society museum; "Percy's headquarters, 1775" on building. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A Kentucky tobacco field

A Kentucky tobacco field

Photograph shows two children in tobacco field. Wrenn & King, Lexington, Ky. Additional title on item: Kentucky. Lexington vicinity, tobacco field. No. 2330. Title from item.

First Parish Church, Lexington, Mass

First Parish Church, Lexington, Mass

Negative broken and taped to second sheet of glass. "3999" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070460. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Photograph of a photographic print copyrighted 1900 by Detroit Publishing Company. Hancock-Clark house. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013064. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Cary Memorial Library, Lexington, Mass

Cary Memorial Library, Lexington, Mass

"4000" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070459. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Old Belfry, Lexington

The Old Belfry, Lexington

Belfry built in 1791. "30" on negative. Corresponding glass transparency (same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29534. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013061. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Line of the Minutemen memorial on the Green, Lexington, Mass.

Line of the Minutemen memorial on the Green, Lexington, Mass.

Title devised by cataloger. "Line of the Minute Men, April 19, 1775, Stand your ground, don't fire unless ... Captain Parker" on monument. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068342. Gift; State Historical Society of Co... more

Line of the Minutemen, Lexington

Line of the Minutemen, Lexington

Negative copyrighted 1900. "13" on negative. Corresponding glass transparency (same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29328. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011880. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Kitchen and living room, John Hancock House, Lexington, Mass

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29535. Hancock-Clark House. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013064. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Plaque on Harrington House, Lexington, Mass.

Plaque on Harrington House, Lexington, Mass.

Title devised by cataloger. "House of Jonathan Harrington, who wounded on the common, April 19, 1775 ..." on house sign. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068343. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Monument to the minute men, Lexington, Mass., U.S.A
Statue of Capt. Parker, Lexington, Mass

Statue of Capt. Parker, Lexington, Mass

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 16120. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Statue of Captain Parker, on the green at Lexington, Mass

Statue of Captain Parker, on the green at Lexington, Mass

Copyright 1902 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Statue of Captain Parker, Lexington. Caption for similar image (LC-D4-11879) lists title as: The Green and statue of Capt. Pa... more

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