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[Hibernia in distress]

[Hibernia in distress]

Print shows Hibernia, a woman representing Ireland, lying on the floor holding a broken harp, Lord Townshend is holding her down with his left foot; on the left, Lord North reaches into a money bag labeled with... more

Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

Shows Yorktown Virginia and the York River on conical powder horn. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript: Engraved bovine horn, shellacked. Has wooden pouring spout inserted at narrow end and wooden hinged cap i... more

The honble. Marquis Lafayette, major general of the American army

The honble. Marquis Lafayette, major general of the American army

Print shows Marquis de Lafayette, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, in oval with laurel banner. Title from item. Etching attributed to John Norman (1748?-1817). Illus. in: An impartial history ... more

[1st human balloon ascension; balloon with Pilatre de Rozier and Marquis d'Arlandes above Paris. Nov. 1783]

[1st human balloon ascension; balloon with Pilatre de Rozier and Marqu...

Engraving by N. de Launay, drawn by Chev. de Lorimier. Illus. in: Faujas, Descriptien de la Machine, 1783, vol. 2, frontis. Reference copy may be in LOT 4700A. This record contains unverified, old data from cap... more

[Surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown]

[Surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown]

Wash drawing (reverse of printed versions) shows the surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virginia. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant les différents événemens de la... more

Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis dessiné par le Barbier Peintre du Roi ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Imple. et Royale de Vienne &c

Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis dessiné par le Barbier Peintre ...

Print shows the surrender of the British Army at Yorktown on October 19th 1781, with Comte de Rochambeau directing British General Charles O'Hara to present Cornwallis's sword to General George Washington; incl... more

Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis / dessiné par le Barbier peintre du roi ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Imple. et Royale de Vienne &c.

Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis / dessiné par le Barbier peintr...

Print shows the surrender of the British Army at Yorktown on October 19th 1781, with Comte de Rochambeau directing British General Charles O'Hara to present Cornwallis's sword to General George Washington; incl... more

Lord Cornwallis

Lord Cornwallis

Charles Cornwallis, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing military uniform, facing slightly right; in oval. Illus. in: History of the war with America, France, Spain, and Holland : commencing in 1775 and ending ... more

Thomas Jefferson to Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, April 11, 1787, (Beginning Pages Missing) Tour of Southern France

Thomas Jefferson to Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Mar...

(Beginning Pages Missing) Tour of Southern France

Thomas Jefferson to Unknown, June 22, 1788, Letter of Introduction for Marquis de Valadie
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, September 26, 1789, Passport for Thomas Jefferson, Signed by Lafayette

Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, S...

Passport for Thomas Jefferson, Signed by Lafayette

The right honourable the Marquis De La Fayette, unanimouslly chosen commandant of the National Guards / engraved by S. Hill.

The right honourable the Marquis De La Fayette, unanimouslly chosen co...

Print shows Marquis de Lafayette, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right, wearing uniform; in oval. Includes four lines of verse "translated from the French of the Chev. P. de Berainville" below ima... more

[Marquis de Brantco (Vanclure), who was involved in a balloon ascension on April 4, 1784, profile portrait] / en aou[...] 1790, [...]ss. p. Fouquet ; gr. p. Chrétien, inv. du physionotrace, Cloitre St. Honoré à Paris.

[Marquis de Brantco (Vanclure), who was involved in a balloon ascensio...

"Son tableau est fidel et vrai comme lui" printed below portrait. Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

General Washington / painted by Gabriel Stuart 1797 ; engraved by James Heath Historical engraver to his Majesty, and to his Royal Highness the Princess of Wales, from the original picture in the collection of the Marquis of Lansdown.

General Washington / painted by Gabriel Stuart 1797 ; engraved by Jame...

Print shows George Washington, full-length portrait, facing slightly left, standing in front of a chair, with right arm extended toward a table on the left, and holding a sword in left hand. After a portrait pa... more

James Madison to Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roche Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, April 10, 1831.

James Madison to Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roche Gilbert du Motier, Marqu...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Archibald Campbell, marquis of Argyll, d. 1661

Archibald Campbell, marquis of Argyll, d. 1661

Half lgth., facing slightly right. Engraving by W.T. Mote, copyrighted by Harding & Lepard. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Pub. Ind.; Shelf.

Départ du Marquis de le Guillois / A. Bonnard.

Départ du Marquis de le Guillois / A. Bonnard.

French caricature shows the "Marquis de le Guillois," possibly the publisher or editor of "Le hanneton," departing in a balloon and dropping an envelope sealed with a cockchafer or maybug ("le hanneton"). Among... more

[Pierre de Rigaud, Marquis de Vaudreuil, half-length portrait, facing left] / Goupil & Co., Paris.

[Pierre de Rigaud, Marquis de Vaudreuil, half-length portrait, facing ...

21346 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Little, Brown & Co.

House of Cornwallis's surrender, Yorktown, Virginia

House of Cornwallis's surrender, Yorktown, Virginia

Copyright 1902 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: House of Cornwallis' surrender, Yorktown. Caption for similiar image (LC-D4-16175) lists title as: Moore House (house of Corn... more

Marquis of Ripon

Marquis of Ripon

Photograph shows British courtier and Liberal politician Frederick Oliver Robinson, 2nd Marquess of Ripon (1852-1923). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Marquis Saionji

Marquis Saionji

Photograph shows Japanese politician Prince Saionji Kinmochi (1849-1940). who served as Prime Minister from 1906 to 1908 and from 1911 to 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Marquis of Blandford

Marquis of Blandford

Photograph shows John Spencer-Churchill, 10th Duke of Marlborough. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Marquis Jean Pallavicini

Marquis Jean Pallavicini

Photograph shows Marquis Jean Pallavicini (1848-1941), who served as the Austro-Hungarian ambassador at Istanbul, Turkey from 1906-1918. He was also known as Johann Markgraf von Pallavicini.(Source: Flickr Comm... more

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