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Austenaco, great warrior, Commander in Chief of the Cherokee Nation

Austenaco, great warrior, Commander in Chief of the Cherokee Nation

Illustration showing Austenaco: full-length portrait, standing, facing right. Illus. in: The royal magazine or gentleman's monthly companion. London : Printed for J. Coote, 1762, July, opp. p. 16.

A sachem of the Abenakee Nation rescuing an English officer from the Indians

A sachem of the Abenakee Nation rescuing an English officer from the I...

Print shows a Native chief holds back two Natives who were about to kill an Englishman. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, .... Boston : 1768, p. E2. Published in: The American Revolutio... More

A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scambia in the province of West Florida; with a sketch of the boundary between the nation of upper Creek Indians and that part of the province which is contigious thereto, as settled at the congresses at Pensacola in the years 1765 & 1771.

A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scam...

Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Drawn from the original map in British archives "Col. Off. 5. Vol. 73, pp. 103-104. (Old A.W.I. 276)." Inclu... More

La folie des deux partis, où vue politique de l'etat et de la nation Anglaise, avec les senateurs en personnes

La folie des deux partis, où vue politique de l'etat et de la nation A...

Print shows a wagon, driven by Lord Bute, mired in the mud, and several men, including an Anglican bishop, pushing the cart which is drawn by five mules labeled Weymouth, Richmond, Senechal, Germain, and North,... More

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. origt. ; G--rm--e, N--h & Co. excr., British Cartoon Print

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. ...

Print shows a ragged family driven to poverty probably through the policies and actions of the Earl of Bute, George Germain, and Lord North, with some able assistence by former Massachusetts governor Francis Be... More

Il faut rendre à César ce qui est à César et a la nation ce qui est à la nation

Il faut rendre à César ce qui est à César et a la nation ce qui est à ...

Print shows a man sitting at a table rendering accounts, standing before the table is a cleric holding a bag of money which he apparently refuses to add to the bags on the table, standing behind the table with ... More

Vive le roi, vive la nation J'savois ben qu'jaurions not tour.

Vive le roi, vive la nation J'savois ben qu'jaurions not tour.

Print shows a well-dressed peasant woman nursing an infant, riding on the back of a noblewoman who is holding onto the shoulders of a nun, representing the clergy. This cartoon presents a realingment of the Est... More

[Cartouche showing cherubs celebrating the founding of the new nation] / Cornelius Tiebout sculp.

[Cartouche showing cherubs celebrating the founding of the new nation]...

Print shows cherubs unrolling a scroll inscribed "New Map of the States of Georgia South and North Carolina Virginia and Maryland including the Spanish Provinces of West and East Florida from the latest surveys... More

La France reçoit des trois ordres les voeux de toutes la nation et les presentent à Louis Seize et à Mr. Necker

La France reçoit des trois ordres les voeux de toutes la nation et les...

Allegory showing France as a woman receiving from the three estates (clergyman, nobleman, and peasant) the wishes of the nation and presenting them to King Louis XVI and Jacques Necker, who was recalled to offi... More

La Nation française assisteé de Mr. De la Fayette terrasse le despotisme et les abus du regne feodal qui terrassaient le peuple

La Nation française assisteé de Mr. De la Fayette terrasse le despotis...

Marquis de Lafayette assisting the French nation (Marie) trampling figure in sarcophagus with wings and hair of snakes while nude figure is attached by serpents. Title from item. Possibly purchased by George IV... More

Thomas Jefferson, October 15, 1792, On "interests of a nation" for President's Message

Thomas Jefferson, October 15, 1792, On "interests of a nation" for Pre...

On "interests of a nation" for President's Message

Epouventail de la nation

Epouventail de la nation

Print shows an effigy of the marquis de Lafayette as the scarecrow of the nation (upper torso on a post stuck in tall grass on a river bank at the border, wearing military uniform, brandishing a sword) attempti... More

Represantant d'une grande nation / J. Cooke, sculpt., 40 Howland St.

Represantant d'une grande nation / J. Cooke, sculpt., 40 Howland St.

"A grotesque monster, nude and hairy, representing the Constitution of the Year III, stands against the trunk of L'Arbre de Liberté (right) with upraised hands. The tree, Emblême de l'Arbre de Connoissance, has... More

Flaggen aller seefahrenden potenzen und nation en in der gantzen weldt

Flaggen aller seefahrenden potenzen und nation en in der gantzen weldt

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

In commemoration of the centennial anniversary of our nation's birth

In commemoration of the centennial anniversary of our nation's birth

F10765 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Hunter, Thos.

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, having compelled the unfortunate inhabitants to abondon their homes, in such haste as to deprive them of the power of furnishing themselves with the necessities of life- and we

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, h...

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 136, Folder 20.

James G. Birney. The character and claims of a candidate for the highest office in the nation are always proper topics for public consideration and discussion ... Signed Q. [n. p. 184-].

James G. Birney. The character and claims of a candidate for the highe...

At head of title Standard - Extra.; In mss. at bottom of page by E. Quincy. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephe... More

The true friends of our Union as a nation. The origin of James Robertson, being falsly accused, arrested and imprisoned, by the Senate of the United States, on the 6th of December, 1849 ... will be explained on Wednesday, the 24th of April, 1850

The true friends of our Union as a nation. The origin of James Roberts...

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 200, Folder 5a.

The people's welfare. My reward. [Picture of Henry Clay] Protection to American industry is necessary to secure the independence of our country. And a national bank is as necessary to a nation as national laws. H. Clay.

The people's welfare. My reward. [Picture of Henry Clay] Protection to...

1 silk badge. 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 244, Folder 10.

The nation is weeping.

The nation is weeping.

Surrounded by a black mourning border. Pictured: Lincoln's funeral procession.

Geo. S. Bennett United States deputy marshall Let the public mark this man, and let the nation fear for its safety when lecherous, drunken tyrants are in power ... [Signed] Justice. Cincinnatti, O. February 1st, 1856.

Geo. S. Bennett United States deputy marshall Let the public mark this...

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 137, Folder 12.

The undersigned again call on all interested in their cause,- the cause of freedom, so deeply important not only to the three millions of American slaves, but to the American nation ... for immediate aid, by contributions of money and materials,

The undersigned again call on all interested in their cause,- the caus...

Anti-slavery bazaar. 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. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; ... More

One nation, one country, one government, one flag ... U. S. Journal Central Committee, Bos. 1056, Philadelphia, Pa. [186-].

One nation, one country, one government, one flag ... U. S. Journal Ce...

Title. 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 159, Folder 31.

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with messages "Union!" and "Emblem of our nation's liberty"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with messages "Union!" a...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Paulina Hurst, Brea [i.e. Berea?] P.O., Cuyhoga [i.e. Cuyahoga] Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Kanawha C.H., Va., Dec. 14, 1862. Annotation on recto:... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle and American flags atop an arch listing Union states with Pennsylvania in the keystone and bearing the message "One nation.--One government."]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle and American flags atop an arch list...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Rev. C. L. Ehrenfeld, Altoona, Pa.; postmarked Johnstown, Pa.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family ... More

Proclamation. State of Minnesota. Executive office, Saint Paul, July 10th, 1862. To the people of Minnesota. The President of the United States has, at the solicitation of the Governors of the loyal states called upon the nation for a large incr

Proclamation. State of Minnesota. Executive office, Saint Paul, July 1...

C403c18 13 N. 43.; Rec. R. B. 12-1-43.; On verso: 0403C18 13 N 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 Coll... More

Abraham Lincoln:The Nation's Martyr. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Abraham Lincoln:The Nation's Martyr. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0033

A nation bowed in grief will rise in might to exterminate the leaders of this accursed rebellion.

A nation bowed in grief will rise in might to exterminate the leaders ...

Surrounded by a black mourning border. Expressions of sorrow over President Lincoln's death.

The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people.

The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people...

Paper badge with a portrait of Lincoln within a black oval border.

A Proclamation by James Y. Smith, Governor of the State of Rhode Island. Let the nation mourn!

A Proclamation by James Y. Smith, Governor of the State of Rhode Islan...

Surrounded by a black mourning border. Printed on page [1] of a single-folded sheet.

Abraham Lincoln:The Nation's Martyr. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Abraham Lincoln:The Nation's Martyr. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0030

A nation mourns her martyr'd son.

A nation mourns her martyr'd son.

Surrounded by black mourning border.

Death and burial of Abraham Lincoln [Cut of Abraham Lincoln A nation mourns his loss! By Humanities [pseud] Air:- "Sweet home." Boston: Morrill, Pr. [1865].

Death and burial of Abraham Lincoln [Cut of Abraham Lincoln A nation m...

Poem of four stanzas.; 2582 E 8 12 Jy 46.; Rec. 7-18-46.; $6.00.; 5-31-46 pv; Goodspeed; 398 217; DCM 10 5-13-46 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images a... More

These died, that our Nation might live. We were driven from this field (Wilderness) before we could gather our wounded or bury our dead. This is the way we found the field covered when we returned some months later

These died, that our Nation might live. We were driven from this field...

Stereograph showing skeletal remains and soldiers' uniforms on the battlefield of Gaines' Mill near Cold Harbor, Virginia, in April,1865. No. 916. Title from item. Copyright 1904 by John C. Taylor. Attributed t... More

To the people of New-Hampshire. By His Excellency, the Governor. A proclamation. Whereas, Wednesday the 19th of April, (a day of deep significance in the history of our nation) has been set apart for the funeral obsequies of Abraham Lincoln ...

To the people of New-Hampshire. By His Excellency, the Governor. A pro...

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 94, Folder 10.

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. [mourning badge].

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in ...

Printed on silk, with President Lincoln's portrait in the center.

Ulysses S. Grant, the nation's choice, its leader in war, its guardian in peace

Ulysses S. Grant, the nation's choice, its leader in war, its guardian...

After drawing by D.T. Ames & Co. Copyright by William Miller.

The head of the nation's nightmare - see what dreams may come from too free an indulgence in the "pipe of peace" [caricature of Ulysses S. Grant in bed dreaming; visions of African American revolt in Louisiana and Modoc Indian massacre in Oregon]

The head of the nation's nightmare - see what dreams may come from too...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 36 (1873 May 3), p. 132.

To the people of Pennsylvania. The one hundredth anniversary of the birth-day of our nation is to be celebrated at Philadelphia in 1876 ... [1873?].

To the people of Pennsylvania. The one hundredth anniversary of the bi...

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 159, Folder 50.

[Constitution and laws of the Cherokee nation]

[Constitution and laws of the Cherokee nation]

Title page (cover) of the Constitution and laws of the Cherokee Nation published in Cherokee; with seal of the Cherokee Nation. Illus. in: [Constitution and laws of the Cherokee nation. St. Louis : R. & T. A. E... More

The nation's glory - Print, Library of Congress collection

The nation's glory - Print, Library of Congress collection

G5820 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Mayer, Ferd.

Never! Since the creation of intellectual substance, has a nation of people exhibited more attrocious barbarity, than have the American people for the last quarter of a century ... Geo Lane. Author of the paper entitled "The Worlds own" &c. New

Never! Since the creation of intellectual substance, has a nation of p...

Title. 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 128, Folder 50.

From the oldest to the youngest nation

From the oldest to the youngest nation

Caricature showing Chinese man with firecrackers in his queue floating firecrackers to Uncle Sam, who is jumping in joy. Color lithograph by F. Opper. Illus. in: Puck, 1881 July 6, cover, p. 301. Ref. copy may ... More

James A. Garfield. When the heart of a nation is moved with great feeling, and that feeling is pure, tender and unselfish, the character of the whole people is softened, raised, and enobled ... Our mourning for James A. Garfield, is, however, no

James A. Garfield. When the heart of a nation is moved with great feel...

Garfield, James 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 129, Folder 7.

The nation's great opportunity. Shall it be improved? Dear Sir: Permit me to call your attention to the enclosed paper, and the supplement thereto ... If Congress and the country would not abstain from excessive political strife and party confli

The nation's great opportunity. Shall it be improved? Dear Sir: Permit...

Title; Political campaign. 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 84, Folder 11.

The nation's lament, over the death of General U. S. Grant. By Miss Annie C. S-------, Jersey City. N. J. Copyrighted 1885.

The nation's lament, over the death of General U. S. Grant. By Miss An...

Poetry. 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 54a.

The nation's ward / Hamilton.

The nation's ward / Hamilton.

Cartoon showing a snake portrayed as a Native American coiled around a pioneer family, squeezing the life out of them, and around a tree; Uncle Sam is feeding the snake from a bowl of "Government Gruel"; in the... More

Historical caricature of the Cherokee nation

Historical caricature of the Cherokee nation

R11803 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1886 (All rights reserved.) Stamped and inscribed in pencil on lower : Library of Congress City of Washington. Cop... More

We are not a nation of swindlers! / C.J. Taylor.

We are not a nation of swindlers! / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows the statue of George Washington, full-length, standing with right arm raised, with fasces, at Federal Hall on Wall Street, New York City, N.Y., and a large crowd of men standing on steps, among them... More

We are not a nation of swindlers! / C.J. Taylor ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co., Puck Building, N.Y.

We are not a nation of swindlers! / C.J. Taylor ; J. Ottmann Lith. Co....

Group of men, with Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, and Benjamin Harrison in foreground, with William McKinley holding up flag, "The national honor must be upheld!" Copyright by Keppler & Schwarzmann. Illus.... More

The Nation's Heroes in review before the nation's Chief Grand Army Reunion, Buffalo, N.Y., U.S.A., Aug. 25, 1897

The Nation's Heroes in review before the nation's Chief Grand Army Reu...

Photograph shows N.Y. Buffalo - Grand Army of the Republic reunion: passing in review before Pres. McKinley. Stereo by Keystone. Caption card tracings: NY; Army, US Reviews; Pres. I. Pres. duties...; Shelf.

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in Creek Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 8. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shaded portions represent selections filed on since the opening of Land Office April, 1s... More

Map of Chickasaw Nation, Indian territory /

Map of Chickasaw Nation, Indian territory /

In upper right corner: Exhibit 10. In upper left corner: Tenth annual report of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes... More

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory : compiled from official records of the United States Geological Survey /

Map of Choctaw Nation, Indian territory : compiled from official recor...

At head of sheet: Exhibit "A". Includes approved coal leases and coal claims. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Secretary's annual statement and report to the President and the Congress, 1902. Availa... More

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Train leaving Oakland, Calif.

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Tra...

Decorated engine. H6117 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. Index; Pres. I.; Shelf.

The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.].

The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.].

Shows radial distances, locations of "Committee on Public Comfort" and "Inaugural Committee," and block numbers. Includes list of presidential inaugurations, directory of "Inaugural Committee, March 4, 1901," s... More

Moving palace of the nation's chief - presidential party's superb train en route to the Pacific

Moving palace of the nation's chief - presidential party's superb trai...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RR; Roosevelt, Theo.

"Whether we will or not, we as a nation front a great destiny."

"Whether we will or not, we as a nation front a great destiny."

President Theodore Roosevelt speaking at South Lawrence, Mass. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. No. 1.

The birth of a nation - the star [flag] of the Cuban Republic raised over the Palace, noon, May 20, 1902 [Havana]

The birth of a nation - the star [flag] of the Cuban Republic raised o...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; U.S. Hist 1902; Flags Cuba; For. Rel. Cuban-Amer.

Map showing progress of allotment in the Creek Nation /

Map showing progress of allotment in the Creek Nation /

At upper right corner: Exhibit 2. At upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. At head of title: Department of the Interior, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. "Shad... More