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[The elaborate device of Franz Birckmann, a Cologne bookseller, showing 3 seperate scenes: The Adoration, St. Ursula with the 11,000 virgins, and a boiling cauldron containing 7 Maccabean youths and their mother. In upper corners are 2 shields containing Cologne arms and Birckmann trademark]

[The elaborate device of Franz Birckmann, a Cologne bookseller, showin...

Illus. in: Opera of St. Cyrillus (1520). Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Four Native American Indians of New France (Canada): two men at top in war attire, with shield, bow, and arrows; mother holding paddle and nursing infant; and men clothed for winter, wearing snowshoes]

[Four Native American Indians of New France (Canada): two men at top i...

Illus. in: Voyages et descouvertures faites en la Nouvelle France, depuis l'année 1615 ... / Samuel de Champlain. Paris : C. Collet, 1619, leaf 23 recto.

Infant Liberty nursed by Mother Mob

Infant Liberty nursed by Mother Mob

Baby being breast-fed whiskey - political cartoon. Engraving by Leney after drawing by Tisdale. Illus. in: The Echo, with other Poems, N.Y., 1807, oppos. p. 7. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - CARTOONS AMERICAN 1... more

[Title p. of the first new Virginia A B C and name book, printed in 1808; illus. with woodcut of 2 children reading to mother]

[Title p. of the first new Virginia A B C and name book, printed in 18...

Illus. in: Das Erste ganz neue virginische A B C und Namebüchlein für Kinder, Neumarket [i.e. Newmarket, Va.], Ambrosius Heukel, 1808. Reference copy may be in LOT 7003. This record contains unverified, old dat... more

[Mother cat and kittens] / A.A.

[Mother cat and kittens] / A.A.

Print shows a cat with three kittens. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1908:43450.2).

Old Mother Hubbard [nursery rhyme]

Old Mother Hubbard [nursery rhyme]

Print shows Old Mother Hubbard and her dog in a series of vignettes corresponding to the text of the nursery rhyme.

The downfall of Mother Bank

The downfall of Mother Bank

A pro-Jackson satire applauding the President's September 1833 order for the removal of federal deposits from the Bank of the United States. The combined opposition to this move from Bank president Nicholas Bid... more

[Emlen Cresson, his mother Sarah Emlen Cresson, his wife Priscilla Prichett Cresson, and his mother-in-law Mrs. Edith Hatten Prichett in a group family portrait]

[Emlen Cresson, his mother Sarah Emlen Cresson, his wife Priscilla Pri...

Case: bowl of flowers variant. Purchase; 2005; (DLC/PP-2005:020). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).

The young mother

The young mother

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Baillie.

Woodrow Wilson's mother

Woodrow Wilson's mother

Print shows Woodrow Wilson's mother holding a cased photograph. Original photograph probably taken in the late 1840s or early 1850s. Print is one of two on a sheet. Title from item.

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.

What is home without a mother

What is home without a mother

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860

Constantinople. Tomb of mother of Sultan Selim

Constantinople. Tomb of mother of Sultan Selim

In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 7A, pl. 13.

Does your mother know you're out?

Does your mother know you're out?

Humorous farm scene showing chick emerging from shell in farmyard with dovecote in background. LOT subdivision subject: Birds and amphibians. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. ... more

[Studio portraits of Japanese women, a child officer with his mother, and a student from Shindai]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women, a child officer with his mother, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Declining the honor" (upper left); "Japanese girl in every day costume" (upper right); "A young officer (Yaconin) and mother" (lower left); and ""Yoko... more

Lines to a mother by C. H. D'Entremont. Dedicated to his respected mother. [c. 1863].

Lines to a mother by C. H. D'Entremont. Dedicated to his respected mot...

On verso: 730. 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 70, Folder 30c.

[Studio portraits of Japanese tattooed "bettoes" (horse grooms), a mother carrying child on her back, and two young sisters]

[Studio portraits of Japanese tattooed "bettoes" (horse grooms), a mot...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: ""Betto" or groom, tattooed à la mode" (upper left); ""Betto" or groom, tattooed à la mode" (upper right verso); "Mother and child" (lower left); and ... more

Mother of the Forest; 305 ft. high; 63 ft. circumference; bark off 121 ft.

Mother of the Forest; 305 ft. high; 63 ft. circumference; bark off 121...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 888. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference--near view - Calaveras County

The Mother of the Forest, 305 ft high giant tree; 63 ft circumference-...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 904. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more

Mother Sexton

Mother Sexton

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, full-length, Lydia Sexton, facing forward, standing next to a raised urn with her left hand resting on stone pedestal, wearing a bonnet and... more

[Father with hammer; mother and daughter on front porch; boy running away]

[Father with hammer; mother and daughter on front porch; boy running a...

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

I could not say good bye mother

I could not say good bye mother

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

[Unidentified woman, possibly Mary Church Terrell's mother, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left] / Sarony, 31 Union Sqr., N.Y.

[Unidentified woman, possibly Mary Church Terrell's mother, head-and-s...

Written in pencil on photo: "Mrs. Terrell's mother".

I cannot call her mother

I cannot call her mother

Woman standing outside door of church; inside door a woman is marrying an older man. Stereo copyrighted by Melander & Bro. No. 73. Caption card tracings: Sentimental; Ph. Ind.; Generation Gap; Marriage.

[Mother carrying child on her back]

[Mother carrying child on her back]

Photograph shows a woman, full-length, standing, turned to the left, facing front, carrying a small child on her back. The child is wearing some sort of hat. Title devised by Library staff. No. 598. Illus. in: ... more

[2 young women, mother and aunt of Frances Benjamin Johnston]

[2 young women, mother and aunt of Frances Benjamin Johnston]

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

Mother Ireland

Mother Ireland

No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Canada as "Mother Mandelbaum" / J. Keppler.

Canada as "Mother Mandelbaum" / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam dressed as a policeman standing on the U.S. side of a "'Fence' for American Defaulters" and staring at Fredericka Mandelbaum who is standing on the Canadian side, dressed as a Nativ... more

What is home without a mother

What is home without a mother

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

A Latter Day Saint with five wives and his mother [posed on porch]

A Latter Day Saint with five wives and his mother [posed on porch]

Photoprint copyrighted by John P. Soule. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Mormons... Misc. 1885; Shelf.

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. Cover Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1886 June 12, p. 257.

The orphans at their mother's grave

The orphans at their mother's grave

Stereograph shows three children and ghost of their mother at grave. Stereo copyrighted by Melander & Bro. No. 11. Caption card tracings: Sentimental; Death; Ghosts; Orphans; Ph. ind.; Children.

C. Layton and his mother on Cliff Table putting down a deep well, Custer County, Nebraska.

C. Layton and his mother on Cliff Table putting down a deep well, Cust...

summary: Note: "These wells were from 350 to 400 feet deep and in the early days the settlers had to haul water many miles from the muddy valley or conserve water in the lagoon, which was a great hardship." See... more

The grave of Mary, the mother of General George Washington, to be sold at public auction To the ladies attending the inauguration of President-elect Harrison: on Tuesday, March 5, 1889, at 12 o'clock M., we will offer at public outcry, at the Ca

The grave of Mary, the mother of General George Washington, to be sold...

Washington, Mary - Grave. 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 207, Folder 41.

Picture of three children found by the Humane Society in a shanty in an alley bounded by Four-and-a-half, Sixth, K and L Streets, in a deplorable condition--wretched and starving, their father dead, and their mother in a state of beastly intoxication / Estabrook, Washington, D.C.

Picture of three children found by the Humane Society in a shanty in a...

19222V U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph by Estabrook, Washington, D.C.

[Mother bathing child]

[Mother bathing child]

Title devised by cataloger. No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Mother and child, Japan

Mother and child, Japan

Woman kneeling alongside small sleeping child. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Nancy Elliot - mother of T.A. Edison

Nancy Elliot - mother of T.A. Edison

Naney Elliot(t) Edison, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. 41785Y U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of framed picture. Copyright by W.K.L. Dickson, Orange, N.J.

Mother carrying child in back pack

Mother carrying child in back pack

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bare-breasted mother carrying small boy

Bare-breasted mother carrying small boy

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bangkok - a boy of rank standing at railway station; mother and child seated in background

Bangkok - a boy of rank standing at railway station; mother and child ...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Mother sitting, holding baby; young girl standing

Mother sitting, holding baby; young girl standing

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Tientsin - mother and children on street

Tientsin - mother and children on street

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Indian mother and children

Indian mother and children

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Mother carrying baby on back

Mother carrying baby on back

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bangkok - mother carrying small naked child at railway station

Bangkok - mother carrying small naked child at railway station

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[I'm sorry a son of mine, she said with dignity, had to be told how to act with his mother]

[I'm sorry a son of mine, she said with dignity, had to be told how to...

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1932:0040). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Landlord at Lion's Head" by William Dean Howells, Harper's weekly, 40:85... more

Mother Grundy, Clear Creek Cañon

Mother Grundy, Clear Creek Cañon

Title from item. Title on inventory list: Mother Grundy, Clear Creek Canyon. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "0029". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection... more

Mother "Grundy", Clear Creek Cañon

Mother "Grundy", Clear Creek Cañon

Copyright 1898 by Photochrom Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Mother Grundy, Clear Creek Canyon. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53107". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information abo... more

[Mother and child, posed by Mrs. Hewitt and her daughter]

[Mother and child, posed by Mrs. Hewitt and her daughter]

Mrs. Hewitt, seated, head bowed over her unclothed daughter. LOT 10137 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). Gift, Mina Turner, Käsebier's granddaug... more

Mother of Pearl artistic copy of "the Lord's supper" with elaborate frame in carved mother of pearl

Mother of Pearl artistic copy of "the Lord's supper" with elaborate fr...

Title from negative. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor the Matson Photo Service. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Mother Mary Ann Ball Bickerdyke

Mother Mary Ann Ball Bickerdyke

Half length, facing right. Photoprint copyrighted by J.F. Ryder. No. 2. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Mother and child

Mother and child

Woman holding baby.

Gorgeous, scenic play, A guilty mother

Gorgeous, scenic play, A guilty mother

74596 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Dry your eyes, Mada ... ou shall right in my carriage. Created and "copyright 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." Direction, Henry M... more

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches the heart.

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches ...

10781 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Taint no ghost but a real, live lady. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction, Henry Myers (i.e., Meyers). No. 3662. Forms part of: T... more

Gorgeous, scenic play, A guilty mother

Gorgeous, scenic play, A guilty mother

73925 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: You're in your second childhood. Created and "copyright, 1899, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cin. & N.Y." Direction, Henry Meyers. No. 4219. Forms part of:... more

My Mother Dear

My Mother Dear

Woman seated in front of fireplace, with a spinning wheel. 9413 U.S. Copyright Office Photo copyrighted by J.D. Cress. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog.... more

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches the heart.

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches ...

10779 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The latest figure in the rag-time min-u-et. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction, Henry Myers (i.e., Meyer... more

[Girl praying at her mother's feet]

[Girl praying at her mother's feet]

Photoprint by Fitz W. Guerin. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Sentimental; Children; Prayer; Mothers.

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