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Topic: marriage

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The marriage of St. Catherine

The marriage of St. Catherine

Print shows St. Catherine kneeling next to the infant Jesus seated on his mother's lap. Jesus gives Catherine a ring.

[A betrothal ceremony]

[A betrothal ceremony]

Print shows an interior scene with a man entering on the right outside a room with several women; on the left shows a similarly dressed man addressing a woman behind a screen.

A caution to old batchellors & c. or an emblem of marriage in high life, founded on a true story lately transacted near Bath

A caution to old batchellors & c. or an emblem of marriage in high lif...

Young man and woman in stylish dress carrying riding whips past old man in socks.

Henri IV. délibére sur son futur mariage / Rubens, pinxit ; I.M. Nattier, delineavit ; I. Audran, scupsit.

Henri IV. délibére sur son futur mariage / Rubens, pinxit ; I.M. Natti...

Allegorical scene showing Henry IV, King of France (1533-1610), looking at portrait of his bride-to-be, surrounded by mythological characters.

Marriage à la mode--the toilette scene / invented painted & published by Wm. Hogarth ; engraved by S. Ravenet.

Marriage à la mode--the toilette scene / invented painted & published ...

Several persons engaged in conversation in a lady's boudoir.

A poor man loaded with mischief, or matrimon[y] / drawn by Experience ; engrav'd by Sorrow.

A poor man loaded with mischief, or matrimon[y] / drawn by Experience ...

Print shows a man chained to wedlock carrying a woman on his back, her breasts exposed, she holds a cup labeled "gin" and toasts "My Bucks Health", and according to a pig in a pen, "She is as Drunk as David's S... more

The pleasures of the married state / W. Proud del. et sculp.

The pleasures of the married state / W. Proud del. et sculp.

Print shows a family gathering around a table, the husband, seated, is instructing a son who stands next to him with an open book, and the wife, seated opposite, holds an infant daughter, the children mimic the... more

The modern paradise, or Adam and Eve regenerated

The modern paradise, or Adam and Eve regenerated

Print showing Adam and Eve, (probably representing the Prince of Wales and Mrs. Fitzherbert), naked except for elaborate wigs, standing by the "Tree of life", surrounded by the trappings of fashionable customs ... more

Three weeks after marriage

Three weeks after marriage

Print shows a man standing on the left offering portraits of "new passions" to George, Prince of Wales, who is seated on a sofa beneath portraits of "The Perdita" and "The Armstead"; the man tells George that "... more

Quel bonheur de retrouver ce que l'on aime

Quel bonheur de retrouver ce que l'on aime

Print shows a line of monks emerging from a monastery and a line of nuns emerging from a convent, at center is a citizen, wearing a cockade on his hat, getting married to a nun, on the left two married couples,... more

Tameing [i.e. taming] a shrew. Or Petruchio's patent family bedstead, gags & thumscrews / Williams fecit.

Tameing [i.e. taming] a shrew. Or Petruchio's patent family bedstead, ...

Cartoon showing woman restrained in a bed fashioned like a pillory. Her husband sits up in bed beside her, holding a whip and gag.

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 novel & interesting game of matrimony.  Map of matrimony / Lith. & printed by J. Dainty, Philada.

The novel & interesting game of matrimony. Map of matrimony / Lith. &...

Map showing routes of happy and unhappy marriages.

Hymenial expositor, or, matrimonial chart / desigd. by A. Kollner ; Traubel.

Hymenial expositor, or, matrimonial chart / desigd. by A. Kollner ; Tr...

Print shows at top, a wedding being performed; at left and right are spaces for recording marriages; at center is "The Great Ocean of Love" dotted with many small islands, bays, straits, gulfs, and rivers, the ... more

General Tom Thumb's grand wedding march, composed by E. Mack. Respectfully dedicated to General Tom Thumb & lady / T. (?) Sinclair lith., Phila.

General Tom Thumb's grand wedding march, composed by E. Mack. Respectf...

Music sheet cover showing Tom Thumb and wife surrounded by ten other people.

Evreikskie [sic] svadebnye obriady. Privoz nieviesty [sic] v dom zhenikha (shebi zenan)

Evreikskie [sic] svadebnye obriady. Privoz nieviesty [sic] v dom zheni...

Photograph shows a group of people escorting the bride and groom (far left) to a house.

Zaravshanskii okrug. Urok chistopisaniia

Zaravshanskii okrug. Urok chistopisaniia

Photograph shows fourJewish men seated on the ground next to two large covered bundles.

Evreikskie [sic] svadebnye obriady. Svidaniia zhenikha s neviestoi (kuda-bini) do braka

Evreikskie [sic] svadebnye obriady. Svidaniia zhenikha s neviestoi (ku...

Photograph shows the bride groom (second from left) and his father(?) meeting the bride's parents (on right). The bride is seated in the doorway.

Marriage of a colored soldier at Vicksburg by Chaplain Warren of the Freedmen's Bureau

Marriage of a colored soldier at Vicksburg by Chaplain Warren of the F...

Illustration showing an African American soldier at his wedding in Vicksburg, Mississippi.

Marriage certificate

Marriage certificate

Design drawing for marriage certificate with ornate calligraphy, small birds and flowers. Two small ovals have been cut for photographs.

Romance as is a romance or a story without words / L.Y. Hopkins.

Romance as is a romance or a story without words / L.Y. Hopkins.

Sixteen panel illustration showing a man courting a woman. He tries to kiss her twice but is rebuffed, as she chases him away with a broom. He returns with a bag of money, she embraces him, and they are marrie... more

Marriage certificate. This certifies that ...

Marriage certificate. This certifies that ...

Blank marriage certificate with floral border and space for two photos.

American millions and foreign nobility - the market where our girls buy - and get sold / Gillam.

American millions and foreign nobility - the market where our girls bu...

Illustration shows the "European Matrimonial Market" with wealthy American women on the right previewing European men of nobility who have fallen on hard financial times.

Mrs. M. at the time of her marriage, 1884

Mrs. M. at the time of her marriage, 1884

Photograph shows bust portrait of Anna Rehan Murphy, wife of Patrick Francis Murphy.

The President's wedding / [drawn] by T. de Thulstrup.

The President's wedding / [drawn] by T. de Thulstrup.

Marriage of Grover Cleveland and Frances Folsom.

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother's kiss / from a sketch by C. Bunnell.

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother...

Wedding of Grover Cleveland, with Mrs. Grover Cleveland receiving kiss from her mother.

The black list of states

The black list of states

Listing of states which allowed girls younger than eighteen to legally marry. Includes Delaware (seven years) and North Carolina, South Carolina and Alabama (eight years).

American "rocks" / Ehrhart.

American "rocks" / Ehrhart.

Print shows a well-dressed American woman carrying a hod full of moneybags toward a destitute British nobleman who is using her money to shore-up his castle and get himself back on a sound financial footing.

Our American girls are capturing the House of Lords / C.J. Taylor.

Our American girls are capturing the House of Lords / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a group of women in a gallery "Reserved for American Wives of English Lords" holding strings attached to crowns on the heads of their husbands in the House of Lords.

"Now we're married let's go to keeping house" / G.Y. Coffin.

"Now we're married let's go to keeping house" / G.Y. Coffin.

Cartoon showing Benjamin Harrison walking with bride, Mary Scott (Lord) Dimmock, in front of White House.

Another proposed war tax / Ehrhart.

Another proposed war tax / Ehrhart.

Print shows on the upper left a line of men at a pay window labeled "Notice Bachelors' Tax. Taxes must be paid on or before 1st of fiscal year under penalty of fine. Males under 21 year[s] exemp[t]"; they are p... more

A foolish request / Keppler.

A foolish request / Keppler.

Print shows a clergyman pointing to a notice labeled "Society's Divorce Record" that lists "Divorced - Yesterday; Married - Today"; he is appealing to a fashionably dressed young woman holding a lorgnette.

[Wedding of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

[Wedding of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess during their wedding ceremony; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, and other members of the imperial family are present.

The bachelor's last Christmas eve / O'Neill Latham.

The bachelor's last Christmas eve / O'Neill Latham.

Illustration shows a pensive man sitting in front of a fireplace on Christmas eve; in the background, Puck, naked, standing before an open suitcase, its contents strewn about the floor, directs a butler who is ... more

[Wedding reception of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

[Wedding reception of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess at their wedding reception; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, other members of the imperial family, and guests are present.

After marriage

After marriage

Couple under umbrellas with backs to each other, both with downcast eyes, woman forlornly holding single rose to nose.

Before marriage

Before marriage

Couple under umbrella; woman holding flower to man's nose.

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the descendants of former African slaves now in residence in the United States of America] Conjugal condition of American Negroes according to age periods.

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the desc...

Line graph shows percentage of African American men and women who are single, married, or widowed by age.

Before marriage

Before marriage

Couple beside forest stream.

Love's course among the crowned heads--Little Alfonso is next in line to have a wife picked out for him / Ehrhart ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co, N.Y.

Love's course among the crowned heads--Little Alfonso is next in line ...

Pope introducing son of royal Spanish family to a woman.

For the favored few / Ehrhart.

For the favored few / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows an attractive young woman talking to a handsome young man at the theater; they are discussing the benefits of marriage.

Love's course among the crowned heads / Ehrhart.

Love's course among the crowned heads / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Alfonso XIII, the young King of Spain, holding onto the robe of Pope Leo XIII, with his mother, María Cristina, standing next to him on the viewing stand as young women are presented to him a... more

Safe in dangerous waters / Ehrhart.

Safe in dangerous waters / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a "real American girl" sailing a small boat around rocks that look like crowns of royalty in the "Sea of Matrimony" where boats labeled "American Fortunes" have shipwrecked.

Quite a difference / Ehrhart.

Quite a difference / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a young woman talking with her father about the promises her boyfriend has made.

A romance of the rail /

A romance of the rail /

From Edison films catalog: A series of railroad scenes of novel and amusing interest. It opens with a view of an imposing station showing a pretty girl, dressed in white, seated on a trunk awaiting the arrival ... more

"Me too" / Ehrhart.

"Me too" / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Thomas C. Platt with his young bride passing through the gates to the "Oldboys' Hymeneal Paradise" where they are greeted by a "Reception Committee" of several old men labeled "Depew, Potter,... more

Cupid's round-up / Ehrhart.

Cupid's round-up / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows cupids on horseback lassoing attractive young couples and herding them toward the "Matrimonial Corral" in the background.

Unionism / Gallaway.

Unionism / Gallaway.

Illustration shows a clerk in an office telling his employer that he needs a raise because he is getting married; the crotchety, old employer, punning on the word "union", tells him that he doesn't "believe in ... more

The diversions of high society / Albert Levering.

The diversions of high society / Albert Levering.

Illustration shows a high society auction being conducted in a circus-like atmosphere where spouses are unloading their unwanted partners for various reason to the highest bidder; on the left, a lecherous old m... more

Arrival of the guests at Miss Roosevelt's wedding, White House, Washington, D.C.

Arrival of the guests at Miss Roosevelt's wedding, White House, Washin...

Crowd standing in foreground watching the arrival of guests and White House in background.

President Roosevelt, with Alice Roosevelt-Longworth and Hon. Nicholas Longworth in bridal array.

President Roosevelt, with Alice Roosevelt-Longworth and Hon. Nicholas ...

Stereograph showing Roosevelt, Alice Roosevelt-Longworth & Hon. Nicholas Longworth posing under floral arrangements.

Bulloch Hall dining room, scene of marriage of President Roosevelt's parents

Bulloch Hall dining room, scene of marriage of President Roosevelt's p...

Photograph shows African American man and woman in dining room of Bulloch Hall.

[Interior view of Bulloch Hall dining room, scene of marriage of Theodore Roosevelt's parents]

[Interior view of Bulloch Hall dining room, scene of marriage of Theod...

Photograph showing African American man and woman in dining room.

The cigar band fiend / Ehrhart.

The cigar band fiend / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon depicting the craze for cigar bands and the various ways they can be used to celebrate special occasions, such as getting married, the birth of a child, a holiday turkey di... more

La Revue Comique par Jehan Testevuide, no. 33-36

La Revue Comique par Jehan Testevuide, no. 33-36

Four satirical vignettes. In the first vignette two women look at a newspaper headline about the pilot, Paulhan. One women wishes to marry him, but her companion tells her that he is already married and offer... more

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