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To the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of the Province of Pennsylvania, and Counties of New-Castle, Kent and Sussex, upon Delaware. The address of the Mayor and commonalty of the City of Philadelphia, in Council the sixteent

To the Honourable Patrick Gordon, Esq; Lieutenant Governour of the Pro...

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 140, Folder 13.

New York Mayor's Court. William Trusdell against Francis Harison, Esq. For arresting, imprisoning and keeping the Plaintif Ten weeks in prison, at the suit of Joseph Weldon, without authority ... [Dated New York, August 25th, 1733].

New York Mayor's Court. William Trusdell against Francis Harison, Esq....

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 102, Folder 36.

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Philadelphia this plan of the improved part of the city surveyed and laid down by the late Nicholas Scull,

To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Phila...

Scale ca. 1:4,900. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes illus. of ships in the river, index to points of interest, and insets "A" and "B." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

The Lord Mayor's speech and the city petition about excise [on tobacco. Speech with illus. of meeting of the Common-Council of London]

The Lord Mayor's speech and the city petition about excise [on tobacco...

Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - Tariff 1771 Cartoons. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gt. Brig. England London History 1771; Caricatures..., British 1771;... more

To the freemen and freeholders of the East ward of the City of New-York. Friends and countrymen. The office of Alderman for this ward being vacant by the removal of David Matthews, Esq; who has been lately appointed mayor ... let us shew our gra

To the freemen and freeholders of the East ward of the City of New-Yor...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S. 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 109, Folder 1.

By James Pattison, Esq; Mayor general of his Majesty's forces and commandant of the City of New York, &c. &c. &c. Proclamation [Ordering every male inhabitant within in the City between the age of 17 and 50 years to be enrolled for the defence o

By James Pattison, Esq; Mayor general of his Majesty's forces and comm...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 1780, January 20, P.R.O., C.O.5. 182. f. 528. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera ... more

Lord mayor's feast at Guildhall 1786 - no dinner, no ball

Lord mayor's feast at Guildhall 1786 - no dinner, no ball

Print shows a large group of city officials gathered around a table in Guildhall, some are jumping up and down on the table and have lost their hats and wigs. Posted on the wall are two notices: (1) "Nov. 1st 1... more

Plano ichnographico de la ciudad de Mexico que demuestra el reglamento general de sus calles asi para la comodidad y hermosura, como para la correccion y extirpacion de las maldades ge. hay en sus barrios, por la infinidad de sitios escondidos, callejones sin transito, ruinas y paderones que las ocasionan, a pesar del zelo de los justics. de orden del Exmo. Sr. Conde Revilla Gigedo por el Mtro. Mayor D. Ignacio Castera, año de 1794 /

Plano ichnographico de la ciudad de Mexico que demuestra el reglamento...

Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 594 Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

City of New York, ss. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six, before me, Richard Varick, Esquire, Mayor of the said city, personally appeared ... [New York, 1796].

City of New York, ss. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year...

Blank for a licence to keep an inn or tavern filled in in mss. for John McPherson and signed by Richard Varick, Mayor.; On verso: 443. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as f... more

List of foremen of the respective classes of cartmen, with their places of residence .... [Signed] Richard Varick, Mayor New York, December 1, 1797. [New York: Printed by George Forman, 1797].

List of foremen of the respective classes of cartmen, with their place...

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 112, Folder 17.

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preceded by the Procureur de la Commune / Etched by Js. Gillray.

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preced...

An obese, Copt, holding a mace or staff, rides an ass which, though led processionally by a Copt, proceeds on account of the bayonet with which a grinning French soldier stabs its hind quarters. Forms part of :... more

Mr. Jefferson's last letter. The following letter is supposed to be the last production of the pen of the illustrious Thomas Jefferson, It was written to the Mayor of Washington, in reply to an invitation to attend the celebration of the Jubilee

Mr. Jefferson's last letter. The following letter is supposed to be th...

Printed on satin.; 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 153, Folder 1.

The progress of freedom. On the 6th of April St. Louis elected a mayor, "unrequivocally in favor of the President's policy proclamation, arming of negroes, and all." and the next morning the Missouri Democrat joyfully declared that "St. Louis is

The progress of freedom. On the 6th of April St. Louis elected a mayor...

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 71, Folder 23.

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen and commonalty thereof /

This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out ...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manh... more

Honour to the brave ... It is an act of justice to our worthy candidate for mayor, Captain Carberry, to narrate to our fellow citizens a few of the distinguished acts of his military career ... The better part of valor is discretion and so ends

Honour to the brave ... It is an act of justice to our worthy candidat...

Carberry, Thomas.; 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 191, Folder 20.

Gen. La Fayette. The members of the Corporation of Annapolis are invited to assemble in the Senate Chamber on Friday morning the 17th instant, as soon as the approach of General La Fayette to the City shall be announced ... James Boyle. Mayor of

Gen. La Fayette. The members of the Corporation of Annapolis are invit...

La Fayette.; 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 29, Folder 21.

Letter from Thomas Jefferson, to Mr. Weightman, late Mayor of Washington

Letter from Thomas Jefferson, to Mr. Weightman, late Mayor of Washingt...

An allegory of printing and liberty, illustrating a broadside of a June 24, 1826, letter from Thomas Jefferson on American democracy. The female figure of Liberty displays to the Four Continents the art of prin... more

[Woodcut] Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Mr. Weightman, late mayor of Washington, Monticello, June 24th, 1826. Respected Sir: [Declining on account of ill health the invitation to be in Washington on the fiftieth anniversary of American indepen

[Woodcut] Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Mr. Weightman, late mayor of...

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 186, Folder 2.

A proclamation. Mayor's office, Washington Dec. 23, 1828. Whereas it has been too much the habit of idle and inconsiderable persons, on Christmas and New Year's day and Eve, to indulge firing off guns, pistols, squibs, and crackers, and burning

A proclamation. Mayor's office, Washington Dec. 23, 1828. Whereas it h...

Proclamation. 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 193, Folder 10.

License is hereby given to within the jurisdiction of the Corporation of Georgetown, until the day of 182 Dated Georgetown the 182 Clerk. Mayor. [Washington D. C. 182-].

License is hereby given to within the jurisdiction of the Corporation ...

Blank form of license filled in in mss. for Jos. Jackson. dated Oct. 15, 1829.; On verso: John Cox Mayor 1822-1845 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images... more

Mayor's election. To the citizens of Washington. The friends of Gen. Van Ness are circulating handbills and puffs through every part of the city ... [Signed] A voter. [Washington, 1832].

Mayor's election. To the citizens of Washington. The friends of Gen. V...

On verso: 1832 19 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 194, Folder 40.

To the citizens of Washington. A hand bill is in circulation signed "a citizen and a tax payer" in which, among Gen. John P. Van Ness's claims to the honor of being re-elected Mayor of Washington, it is stated that he has ordered suit" against J

To the citizens of Washington. A hand bill is in circulation signed "a...

To the citizens of Washington.; Van Ness John P.; On verso: 13 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

Proclamation by the mayor. Whereas, by an act of Congress, entitled "An act to incorporate the inhabitants of the City of Washington, and to repeall all acts heretofore passed for that purpose," approved the 15th May, 1820," full power and autho

Proclamation by the mayor. Whereas, by an act of Congress, entitled "A...

On verso: 43 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 194, Folder 31.

To the voters of Washington City. John P. Van Ness, the present mayor, having overcome the "reluctance" which he officially declared had influenced his first acceptance of the office, is now actively engaged in the hopeless work of removing that

To the voters of Washington City. John P. Van Ness, the present mayor,...

Van Ness, John P.; On verso, copy 2: 18 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; ... more

The would-be mayor preparing to quell a riot

The would-be mayor preparing to quell a riot

A disparaging portrayal of New York Tammany Democrats and their candidate for mayor in the April 1837 municipal elections. Here the angular, aristocratic candidate John J. Morgan presents a striking contrast to... more

How to make the mare/Mayor go

How to make the mare/Mayor go

Another satire on the 1838 New York mayoral contest, this time suggesting collusion between Whig candidate and incumbent mayor Aaron Clark and conservative Democrat Richard Riker. Here Clark sits on his stalled... more

By permission and under the patronage of the worshipful the mayor ... Mr. Gypson, will make his 26th ascent, and first from Daventry on Monday, August 31st, 1840 ... with his magnificent silk balloon

By permission and under the patronage of the worshipful the mayor ... ...

Broadside announcing a balloon ascension by Richard Gypson from the Gas Works, Daventry, England, 1840. Includes a picture of a balloon in flight. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

... As some misapprehension exists on the subject of a supposed pledge, said to have been given by the present mayor, at the time of his inauguration, to serve, but one term, his inaugural address is here published ... Several voters. [Inaugural

... As some misapprehension exists on the subject of a supposed pledge...

On recto, copy 3: Dupl; 1842; 25-7; [Washington, 1842]; {stamp} Library of Congress U.S.A. City of Washington; on verso, copy 3: 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as fac... more

Lord Mayor's day. Bringing the Baron of Beef into Guildhall

Lord Mayor's day. Bringing the Baron of Beef into Guildhall

Several male kitchen servants carry beef on a litter and into a banquet hall. The two head cooks supervise the proceedings. Several men in offical dress watch. Inscribed below image: Mr. Young Husband the chi... more

Caution!! Colored people of Boston, one & all, you are hereby respectfully cautioned and advised, to avoid conversing with the watchmen and police officers of Boston, for since the recent order of the mayor & aldermen, they are empowered to act

Caution!! Colored people of Boston, one & all, you are hereby respectf...

On verso: 2-89-262.5. 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 60, Folder 22.

Nominations of the do-nothings of Washington, for 1856. for Mayor. Jas. Robertson, Editor of the Truth. For assessors Ham Hughes. For Common Council George Turner, George Longdon, John McDevitt. For the Board of aldermen. Bill Porter. Beau Hickm

Nominations of the do-nothings of Washington, for 1856. for Mayor. Jas...

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 36.

Who shall be mayor? This is a question that must be answered by the voter of the City of Philadelphia on Tuesday next, and as there are presented but two candidates, the choice must necessarily be of Richard Vaux or Robert T. Conrad ... Philadel

Who shall be mayor? This is a question that must be answered by the vo...

On verso: 322114 23 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 156, Folder 14.

Alexander H. Rice, Esq., Mayor of Boston

Alexander H. Rice, Esq., Mayor of Boston

Head and shoulders, facing right; with biogr. text and full masthead illus. of crowded Boston Harbor. Illus. in: Ballou's Pictorial, 1856 January 12. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.... more

Faneuil hall nominations. Ward 4 for mayor Frederic W. Lincoln, Jr. ... [n. d.].

Faneuil hall nominations. Ward 4 for mayor Frederic W. Lincoln, Jr. .....

On verso: Nov 14th 1857. 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 81, Folder 19.

Mayor's Tiemann's race to the voting-place as the escort of United States soldiers / J.M.L.

Mayor's Tiemann's race to the voting-place as the escort of United Sta...

Mayor Tiemann and soldiers running to the polls in New York City. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1858 Nov. 13, p. 724.

Mayor's Tiemann's race to the voting-place as the escort of United States soldiers / J.M.L.  The voting-place, No. 488 Pearl Street, in the Sixth Ward, New York City.

Mayor's Tiemann's race to the voting-place as the escort of United Sta...

Mayor Tiemann and soldiers running to the polls in New York City; the "voting-place" is a tavern. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 2 (1858 Nov. 13), p. 724.

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood at the coming election for mayor is the duty of every one who has an interest in the welfare of New-York ... [New York, Nov. 1859].

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood a...

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 122, Folder 34.

A street view in Portland, Me., October 20th, 1860, of the Prince of Wales, Duke of Newcastle, Lord Lyons & Mayor Howard

A street view in Portland, Me., October 20th, 1860, of the Prince of W...

Photograph shows the Prince of Wales and his entourage seated in a carriage.

John W. Crump. Mayor Woods Sergent [sic] at Arms

John W. Crump. Mayor Woods Sergent [sic] at Arms

Full length portrait. Title inscribed above and below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.644) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The ladies' choice. 3d Ward For Mayor. J. G. Berret, Alderman, J. F. Brown. Councilmen L. Tree, T. Scheckeds, P. M. Martin. Assessor. J.W. Rane. [Washington, D.,C. 186-].

The ladies' choice. 3d Ward For Mayor. J. G. Berret, Alderman, J. F. B...

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 205, Folder 63.

Madrid. La plaza mayor

Madrid. La plaza mayor

In album: Spain, opposite p. 9. No. 332.

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, with Mayor Howard of Portland on his left; photographed just prior to departure on board his fleet, at Portland, Maine, October 20, 1860 / by George Stacy, 143 Madison Street, New-York.

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, with Mayor Howard of Portland...

Stereograph shows the Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) with Mayor Joseph Howard of Portland, Maine in a carriage in the street as a crowd watches, on October 20, 1860 in Portland, Maine. Title from item. "Fro... more

"Union and the constitution." To the legal voters of Boston. On Monday, December 10th you are called upon the discharge the important duty of electing a mayor and other municipal officers for the ensuing year ... The candidate for mayor is Josep

"Union and the constitution." To the legal voters of Boston. On Monday...

Political campaign. Page Order: Leaflet 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 29.

Constitutional Union ticket ... For Mayor Joseph M. Wightman. For aldermen ... Ward eleven .... [Boston] Engraved and printed by J. E. Farwell & Co. 32 Congress Street [1861].

Constitutional Union ticket ... For Mayor Joseph M. Wightman. For alde...

Handwritten on verso: 9 Dec. 1861. 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 68, Folder 9.

Working-men's ticket. Ward II. Independent Union! For mayor, Edward S. Tobey ... [1861].

Working-men's ticket. Ward II. Independent Union! For mayor, Edward S....

Handwritten on verso: 9 Dec. 1861. 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 68, Folder 9b.

Mayor's office, City Hall, July 8th, 1863. In view of the recent glorious victories of our arms in Pennsylvania, and at Vicksburg, I John B. Romar, Mayor, do hereby recommend and request that all private and public buildings, so far as practicab

Mayor's office, City Hall, July 8th, 1863. In view of the recent glori...

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 100, Folder 36.

Message from his honor the mayor.

Message from his honor the mayor.

Surrounded by a black mourning border.

The soldier's prayer book, or Dick and his pack of cards. Showing how a soldier named Richard Middleton, was taken before the mayor of a city and tried for using cards in Church during divine service. Being a droll, merry, and humorous account o

The soldier's prayer book, or Dick and his pack of cards. Showing how ...

On verso: Filed Jan. 17, 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 127, Folder 1.

Philadelphia, Pa. - Ceremonies in front of Independence Hall, Chestnut Street, at the opening of the centennial year - Mayor Stokley raising the old colonial flag

Philadelphia, Pa. - Ceremonies in front of Independence Hall, Chestnut...

Fireworks. Wood engraving after sketches by Harry Ogden. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1876 Jan. 22, p. 317. Reference copy may be in LOT 4435A. This record contains unverified, old data from... more

[Peter Cooper spanking N.Y. Mayor Edw. Cooper]

[Peter Cooper spanking N.Y. Mayor Edw. Cooper]

Cartoon in Puck, May 21, 1879. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Hon. Wm. R. Grace, Mayor of New York City

Hon. Wm. R. Grace, Mayor of New York City

William Russell Grace, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left.

"The finest" (brutes) in the world Citizen (to Mayor Hewitt)--"Protect me from my 'protectors!'" / / Zimmerman ; Sackett, Wilhelms & Betzig, Lith. N.Y.

"The finest" (brutes) in the world Citizen (to Mayor Hewitt)--"Protect...

Illustration showing citizen asking Mayor Abram Hewitt for protection from the police, and policemen engaged in brutality and corruption. Illus. in: Judge, v. 12, 1887 June 11, pp. 8-9.

View of Oskaloosa [Kansas], with portraits of the mayor and Common Council: Mrs. Mary D. Lowman, Mayor; Mrs. Carrie Johnson; Mrs. Sadie E. Balsley; Mrs. Hanna P. Morse; Mrs. Emma K. Hamilton; and Mrs. Mittie Josephine Golden

View of Oskaloosa [Kansas], with portraits of the mayor and Common Cou...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 66, no. 1701 (1888 Apr. 21), p. 149. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; B.I.; Women Politics; Politics.

[Calle Mayor, Fuenterrabía, Spain]

[Calle Mayor, Fuenterrabía, Spain]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9552". Forms part of: Views of Barcelona, Hondarribia, and San Sebastián, Spain ... more

[Mayor Duceux, of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Mayor Duceux, of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, half-length portrait, facing l...

Title devised by Library staff. Written on verso: Maire of St. Dié; Stamped: ... George Grantham Bain ... Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

The famine in Russia [1892]: "begging for bread at the mayor's house, near Simbirsk"

The famine in Russia [1892]: "begging for bread at the mayor's house, ...

Engraving by R. Caton Woodville from sketches by a Russian officer. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1892. Reference copy may be in LOT 7 . This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. C... more

The right man for mayor of greater New York / F. Opper.

The right man for mayor of greater New York / F. Opper.

Print shows a vignette cartoon with Puck as Diogenes carrying a lantern and a lithographic pen, seeking the perfect mayor for New York City; at center Puck gets the opinion of "The Republican Machine" (Thomas C... more

Frank G. Carpenter with Mayor Moore

Frank G. Carpenter with Mayor Moore

Frank G. Carpenter (left) standing beside Mayor Moore (right).

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