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Amplissimæ regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Fransisc. Miss in America Septentrionali anno 1687.

Amplissimæ regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovi...

Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83. Available also through the Libra... more

[The repeal or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp]

[The repeal or the funeral of Miss Ame=Stamp]

Print shows a funeral procession on the banks of the Thames, with warehouses in a line in the background, one of which is inscribed "The Sheffield and Birmingham Warehouse Goods now ship'd for America." George ... more

Miss V-gh-n [and] the American hero

Miss V-gh-n [and] the American hero

Print shows cameo portraits of an American woman, Miss Vaughan and William Howe. Title from item. Illus. in: The town and country magazine, or, Universal repository of knowledge, instruction, and entertainment.... more

Miss shuttle-cock / R. S. [Monogram, i.e. 'Richard Sneer'].

Miss shuttle-cock / R. S. [Monogram, i.e. 'Richard Sneer'].

"A game of shuttlecock between two men who face each other, standing at opposite sides of the design, each with a raised battledore..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Attribu... more

The taking of Miss Mud I'land

The taking of Miss Mud I'land

Print shows a female figure as the Mud Island fortress, Fort Mifflin, with two flags on her bonnet, astride a cannon firing on the British warship "Isis"; also show the "Somerset", "Roebuck", "Eagle", and the "... more

Miss L--n [and] the martial lover

Miss L--n [and] the martial lover

Cameo portraits of a young woman, Miss L--n (who became his mistress) and Charles Stanhope, Earl Harrington, who is depicted wearing a military uniform; in ovals with ribbons at top. Title from item. Illus. in:... more

Miss Sp-c-r [and] the pliant premier

Miss Sp-c-r [and] the pliant premier

Cameo portraits of Charlotte Spencer and Frederick North; in ovals with ribbons at top.

The amiable Miss W-bb [and] the intrepid partizan

The amiable Miss W-bb [and] the intrepid partizan

Cameo portraits of Miss W-bb and Banastre Tarleton; in ovals with ribbons at top. Title from item. Illus. in: The town and country magazine, or, Universal repository of knowledge, instruction, and entertainment... more

Lodging house, back-front, Miss Coles, Spa[nish] Town

Lodging house, back-front, Miss Coles, Spa[nish] Town

Drawing shows a large house with a person seated within. Title from item. Unpublished finding aid, Drawings of Jamaica by William Berryman, available in LC Prints & Photographs Reading Room.

Norwich, Vt. Sept. 17, 1829., The Norwich Female Seminary is this day opened to receive young ladies under the care of Miss Mary B. Ware, as principal ....

Norwich, Vt. Sept. 17, 1829., The Norwich Female Seminary is this day ...

Imprint 2. 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 177, Folder 16.

Miss E. Leslie

Miss E. Leslie

Eliza Leslie, author, half-length portrait, seated, facing right. Possibly engraved by John Cheney.

Circus Galop - to Miss Emilie Shierenberg

Circus Galop - to Miss Emilie Shierenberg

Music cover - woman bareback rider in circus ring. LOT subdivision subject: Circus, Carnivals and Fairs. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Published by Jewett & Mischka, 263 Ma... more

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages ... Just published an interesting narrative of the captivity of Miss Francis and Almira Hall, two respectable young females (sisters) of the ages of 16 and 18 who were taken pri

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages .....

Indians of North America- Captivities.; Hall, Francis and Almira.; Brigdon, Philip.; Woodcut.; Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as f... more

The plot exposed! or, Abolitionism, Fanny Wright, and the Whig party! The following sermon, delivered at the African church in Church Street, by the Rev. Moses Parkes, a colored preacher from Canterbury, Conn, drew from Miss Desdamont the letter

The plot exposed! or, Abolitionism, Fanny Wright, and the Whig party! ...

Desdamont, Fanny Wight.; Parkes, Moses. 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 35.

A hap-hazard song for the people. Being one of the series to appear to uncertain intervals. By Miss Terious Devil-up-ments! [1842?].

A hap-hazard song for the people. Being one of the series to appear to...

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 169, Folder 28.

The happy family / mezzotint by Sartain expressly for Miss Leslie's Magazine.

The happy family / mezzotint by Sartain expressly for Miss Leslie's Ma...

Print shows a family gathered in a parlor for tea; seated at a table are the father, holding a book and with a young daughter leaning on his knee, and the mother, pouring tea, also present are another daughter ... more

Miss D. Y. Emerson; will commence the Spring term of her school; on Monday April 8th, in Buttrick's block 3d door Market Street ... Lowell, March 13, 1844.

Miss D. Y. Emerson; will commence the Spring term of her school; on Mo...

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 58, Folder 15.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedicated to Miss Megee of Philadelphia by the author of Mary's beauty / / Queen ; C. Schuessele del. ; P.S. Duval & Co. steam lith. press.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedi...

Print showing title page illustration with girl looking sadly at "the grave of my mother." Title from item. Drawn on stone by James Queen.

Forrest Hall! Georgetown, D. C. Young mens' dramatic association. First appearance of the young and talented favorite actress Miss Kate Reignolds!!! who will appear as Therese ... Georgetown, D. C. Printed by Settle & Rodier, Congress street. [J

Forrest Hall! Georgetown, D. C. Young mens' dramatic association. Firs...

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 16.

Miss Combs
Vicksburg, Miss. 1848

Vicksburg, Miss. 1848

Illus. in: Henry Lewis, Das Illustrirte Mississippithal. Düsseldorf : Arnz & comp..., 1857. Reference copy may be in LOT 4388G. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracing... more

To Miss Mary E. Taylor. The Supper Bell Polka. Companion to the dinner & breadfast bell / J.H. Bufford's Lith.

To Miss Mary E. Taylor. The Supper Bell Polka. Companion to the dinner...

Family seated around dinner table, holding up glasses. Title continues: As performed by Gilmore's Salem Brass Band. Composed by P.S. Gilmore. Copyright by Russell & Richardson.

[Miss Columbia with stars-and-stripes shield and eagle]

[Miss Columbia with stars-and-stripes shield and eagle]

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 165. Title from item. Etching cut from larger sheet. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Hon. Hiram R. Revels of Miss.

Hon. Hiram R. Revels of Miss.

African American legislator.

Hiram R. Revels of Miss.

Hiram R. Revels of Miss.

African American legislator.

Wm. Barksdale. Brig. Gen. Miss.

Wm. Barksdale. Brig. Gen. Miss.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. From Brady negative.

Review of the volunteer troops in Fort Moultrie, on Sullivan's Island, Charleston Harbor, S.C., in the presence of Mrs. Pickens and Miss Pickens, the wife and daughter of the governor of South Carolina / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston.

Review of the volunteer troops in Fort Moultrie, on Sullivan's Island,...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 Feb. 23, pp. 216-217. Mrs. Pickens is Lucy Petway Holcombe Pickens, third wife of Gov. Pickens of S.C.; identification based on date of event depicted (M. K... more

Battery Sherman, Vicksburg, Miss.

Battery Sherman, Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8181. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. II, p. 197". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Jefferson Davis' house, Hurricane [i.e. Davis] Island, Miss.

Jefferson Davis' house, Hurricane [i.e. Davis] Island, Miss.

Photograph shows Brierfield, the plantation home of Jefferson Davis on what was known as Davis Bend, now Davis Island, about 20 miles down the Mississippi River from Vicksburg, Mississippi (source website Missi... more

Street view in Vicksburg, Miss.

Street view in Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8185. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Envelope addressed to Miss Fannie Ridley, Jerusalem, Southampton, Virginia; postmarked Richmond]

[Envelope addressed to Miss Fannie Ridley, Jerusalem, Southampton, Vir...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Miss Fannie Ridley; bears two 5-cent stamps. Title devised by Library staff. Notation: Col. Ridley. Possibly relates to Col. Thomas Ridley, 1809-1875, of Southampton County, Vi... more

Provost Marshal's Guard House, Vicksburg, Miss.

Provost Marshal's Guard House, Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8187. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Caption continues: after the fall "Riding the Sawbuck." Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Confederate gun "Whistling Dick", Vicksburg, Miss.

Confederate gun "Whistling Dick", Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 3167. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. Army Headquarters, Vicksburg, Miss.

U.S. Army Headquarters, Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8183. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Market House, Vicksburg, Miss.

Market House, Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8176. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Full page of advertisements and cartoon, "A new application of the Rarey System", showing James Buchanan holding strap "coercion" and kicking horse "Miss South Carolina"]

[Full page of advertisements and cartoon, "A new application of the Ra...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 11, no. 270 (1861 Jan. 26), p. 160.

Confederate fortifications at Vicksburg, Miss.

Confederate fortifications at Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 3166. Title from item. See "Miller vol. 5, p. 205". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map of the country between Monterey, Tenn: & Corinth, Miss: showing the lines of entrenchments made & the routes followed by the U.S. forces under the command of Maj. Genl. Halleck, U.S. Army, in their advance upon Corinth in May 1862: /

Map of the country between Monterey, Tenn: & Corinth, Miss: showing th...

Relief shown by hachures. Includes houses, names of residents, fences, roads, railroads, vegetation, fields, and drainage. Differs from G3984.C8S5 1862 .M3 CW 267: lacks address of lithographer. Description de... more

Plan for organizing a confederate regiment or brigade to be called the national confederate guards. [Corinth, Miss. May, 1862].

Plan for organizing a confederate regiment or brigade to be called the...

Title.; On verso: May 1862, X. 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 85, Folder 10.

General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also exhibiting the rebel entrenchments and the approaches of the U.S. forces during May 1862 under Major Genl. H. W. Halleck, U.S.A. /

General plan of the field-fortifications around Corinth, Miss. : also ...

Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Pen-and-ink in red and blue. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 269 In the right lower corner: Engineer Department, March 3, 1863. Received... more

Head quarters, 2d corps. Army of the Mississippi. Corinth, Miss., Soldiers. [Address] Braxton Bragg, Gen'l Comd'g 2d. corps.

Head quarters, 2d corps. Army of the Mississippi. Corinth, Miss., Sold...

On verso: May 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 85, Folder 9.

Dora Allison, Little Miss Bonnie Blue, the light of the Confederacy / Rees.

Dora Allison, Little Miss Bonnie Blue, the light of the Confederacy / ...

Photograph shows approximately three- or four-year old girl, Dora Allison, born 1859, wearing mourning ribbons. She was probably the daughter of James W. Allison of Co. C, 25th Virginia Infantry Battalion. As o... more

The head of the canal, opposite Vicksburg, Miss., now being cut by Command of Gen. Grant / from a sketch by our special artist, Henri Lovie.

The head of the canal, opposite Vicksburg, Miss., now being cut by Com...

Print shows Union troops and contrabands constructing a canal near Vicksburg, Mississippi. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 16, no. 391 (1863 March 28), p. 8-9.

Map of the rebel position at Vicksburg, Miss., May 1863.

Map of the rebel position at Vicksburg, Miss., May 1863.

Shows the Union troops surrounding the Confederate fortified city of Vicksburg, Miss., with blockades and forces on both sides of the Mississippi River. Shows the locations of outlying Confederate forts and oth... more

Cutting the levees at Providence [Vicksburg, Miss., Campaign]

Cutting the levees at Providence [Vicksburg, Miss., Campaign]

Wood engraving after drawing by Theodore R. Davis. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 7, (1863 March 21), p. 180. File print in LOT4388-G. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tra... more

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