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[Notable comets of the period 1577-1652]

[Notable comets of the period 1577-1652]

Illus. in: Cometographia, totam naturam cometarum ... / Johnnnes Hevelius. Gedani, Auctoris typis, & sumptibus, imprimebat S. Reiniger, 1668, plate L, facing p. 452. Freitag, no. 1401. Published in: Halley's Co... more

Broadside of Revolutionary War period: Tea Destroyed by Indians

Broadside of Revolutionary War period: Tea Destroyed by Indians

Poem. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

To the public. Stop him! Stop him! Stop him! In this day of trial- At this great and important period- When our lives liberties, and estates; nay when our very religion and all that is, or can be, dear to us, as freemen, are at stake; we cannot

To the public. Stop him! Stop him! Stop him! In this day of trial- At ...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Nov 21, 1774. 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 107, Folder 11.

Committee chamber, New-York, November 3, 1775. Whereas the Provincial Congress, in order that the duration of their power might be limited to a short period, did, by their resolve dated the 10th day of October last, and inserted in the publick n

Committee chamber, New-York, November 3, 1775. Whereas the Provincial ...

Imprint 3.; 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 108, Folder 39.

Broadside of Revolutionary War period: [Enlistment authoriz. Watertown, Mass.]

Broadside of Revolutionary War period: [Enlistment authoriz. Watertown...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

Ecclesiastical history. Dr. Priestley having continued his History of the Christian Church from the fall of the Western Roman empire (to which period he had brought it before in two volumes 8vo) to the Reformation by Luther, is desirous of publi

Ecclesiastical history. Dr. Priestley having continued his History of ...

Evans 32716.; 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 149, Folder 3.

To the electors of the tenth district of the State of New-York for representative in Congress. Friends, countrymen and fellow-citizens. The period for electing a representative to Congress for this district, will soon arrive ... begs leave to re

To the electors of the tenth district of the State of New-York for rep...

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 113, Folder 1d.

A plan of the town of New Haven : with all the buildings in 1748 taken by the Hon. Gen. Wadsworth of Durham to which are added the names and professions of the inhabitants at that period : also the location of lots to many of the first grantees /

A plan of the town of New Haven : with all the buildings in 1748 taken...

Pictorial historical map that shows historic buildings, historic trees, and ships. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes historical notes and index to lots of first grantees with names of grantee... more

The constitution. Fellow-citizens of New-Hampshire. At an awful crisis, at a momentous period of our political existence we address you ... The Anti-Madison and anti-embargo list for electors ... [Signed] A Republican. [n. p. 1808].

The constitution. Fellow-citizens of New-Hampshire. At an awful crisis...

0878 E 1 4 Ja 46.; $5.00.; On verso: 0878E1, 4 Jan 46. 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; Port... more

Statement showing the amount of funds remitted to the officers of the quarter-master's department in the first three quarters of the year 1823, and the amount for which accounts have been rendered for the same period.

Statement showing the amount of funds remitted to the officers of the ...

On verso: A. B. h. . 14, 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 28a.

Circular--- No. IV. To the voters of the second Congressional district of Tennessee. Fellow-Citizens:- When I wrote my "Circular- No. III" I suspected that Mr. Lea would delay the publication of his answer to so late a period that I should not h

Circular--- No. IV. To the voters of the second Congressional district...

Political campaign.; 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 174, Folder 27.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christian era A. D. 12099 with the Sunday letters for the same period. by S. F. Urquhart. New York. Silvester & Bryson, printers and publishers. 1836.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christ...

On verso: So. Dis. N. York, 1833. 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 118, Folder 29a.

[Winfield Scott, 1786-1866, full length, standing, with horse, facing left, after the period of his command in Mexico; facsimile signature]

[Winfield Scott, 1786-1866, full length, standing, with horse, facing ...

Steel engraving after Chappel, copyrighted by Johnson, Fry & Co., N.Y. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Artists, Publ. Index; BI; Shelf.

Questioning the farmer of the period on topography

Questioning the farmer of the period on topography

An officer asks a question of a farmer; two children (one black) are present. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.643) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Black soldier, Indian war period, Infantry, Co. D with shoulder knots, holding noncom sword, wearing aiguelette, crossed rifles with "D" on kepi, white gloves plus 3 service stripes (i.e. 15 years service)]

[Black soldier, Indian war period, Infantry, Co. D with shoulder knots...

Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.332) Title from Gladstone collection checklist. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: T48. General information about the Gladstone collection is available ... more

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By His Excellency William B. Washburn, Governor: a proclamation for a day of fasting and prayer ... I do hereby designate as the period to be consecrated to this service of public prayer, Thursday, the fourth day o

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By His Excellency William B. Washburn, ...

On verso: Fast Apr 4. 1872. 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 74... more

Horse-man of the period: beating time on the road

Horse-man of the period: beating time on the road

Artist: Thomas Worth (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3186

The physician of the period / Dalrymple.

The physician of the period / Dalrymple.

Print shows an elderly physician sitting in a chair in an office, hanging on the wall is a fee schedule labeled, on the left, "Ailments for People of Moderate Means. Low Fees" and on the right, "Same Ailments f... more

The sphinx of the period / Keppler.

The sphinx of the period / Keppler.

Print shows Puck standing on wooden scaffolding in front of the bow of a huge new battleship in drydock with a large sphinx on the deck between the big guns. Title from item. Illus. from Puck, v. 43, no. 1103, ... more

A remnant of the Glacial period - huge Mer de Glace, and Grandes Jorasses, Alps

A remnant of the Glacial period - huge Mer de Glace, and Grandes Joras...

Photograph shows glaicer in Mont Blanc in eastern France. 33709 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 70. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto-... more

[Recess period on the playground, 6th Division]

[Recess period on the playground, 6th Division]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "Public Schools - 6th Division."

Rest period, Elizabeth McCormick Open Air School No. 2, on roof of Hull House boys club / Burke-Atwell Photo Chgo.

Rest period, Elizabeth McCormick Open Air School No. 2, on roof of Hul...

Children wrapped in blankets, lying on cots. Goldsberry Collection of open-air school photographs.

Map of the Trans-Mississippi of the United States during the period of the American fur trade as conducted from St. Louis between the years 1807 and 1843.

Map of the Trans-Mississippi of the United States during the period of...

13194 U.S. Copyright Office From: History of the Fur Trade of the Far West, by H.M. Chittenden, vol. 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Early western travels, 1748-1846 : a series of annotated reprints of some of the best and rarest contemporary volumes of travel : descriptive of the aborigines and social and economic conditions in the middle and far West, during the period of early American settlement /

Early western travels, 1748-1846 : a series of annotated reprints of s...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

N.Y.C. - "The Approved Order of Redmen" marching in street parade, showing "Indian period" of historical pageant

N.Y.C. - "The Approved Order of Redmen" marching in street parade, sho...

Stereo by Stereo-Travel Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Palestine in the time of Jesus, 4 B.C. - 30 A.D. : (including the period of Herod, 40 - 4 B.C.) /

Palestine in the time of Jesus, 4 B.C. - 30 A.D. : (including the peri...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: Jerusalem during the Roman period, scale ca. 1:11,000. 17 x 14 cm. Inset: Herod's temple, scale ca. 1:... more

Open Air School--Rochester N.Y.--Rest period

Open Air School--Rochester N.Y.--Rest period

Children lying on cots during rest period. Goldsberry Collection of open-air school photographs.

Why not join the army for the period of the war? You will like it. Your pals will like it. The Kaiser will hate it / Dollard, Dublin.

Why not join the army for the period of the war? You will like it. You...

Title from item. Poster is text only. Wt. 6744. - 4.16.

President's proclamation. June 15, 1917. I hereby designate the period June twenty-third toJune thirtieth, next, recruiting week for the regular army and call upon unmarried men between the ages of eighteen and forty years ... to present themsel

President's proclamation. June 15, 1917. I hereby designate the period...

You can help beat the draft.; U. S. President. 1913-1921 Wilson President's proclamation. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.... more

Pro patria! Join Army for period of war / / Welsh.

Pro patria! Join Army for period of war / / Welsh.

U.S. Army recruiting poster showing two soldiers on horseback, carrying an American flag and the flag of the Army.

Recreation period, Pitcairn, Pa.

Recreation period, Pitcairn, Pa.

Children playing volley ball on roped off street in front of school. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Goldsberry Collection of open-air school photographs. Caption card tracings: Spo... more

Greek Sarcophagus of Roman period, Nat. Museum, Athens, Greece

Greek Sarcophagus of Roman period, Nat. Museum, Athens, Greece

J213483 U.S. Copyright Office. No. V17150.

Demountable employee housing. Because many construction projects are in remote localities where the need for housing exists only during the construction period, the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) developed over a period of years its own method of prefabrication. Houses, recreation buildings, dormitories, washhouses, etc. have been constructed in three dimensional slices which are transported individually, fully equipped, and are coupled up on the site much like cars of a railroad train. Photograph shows one slice of a cabin, 7 12' x 22', in transit

Demountable employee housing. Because many construction projects are i...

Original Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) number: K 2361. Title and other information from caption sheet entry. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division... more

The first 2 years consult a reputable physician 91% of syphilitic infections relapse in this period : The disease may be transmitted to others who contact the lesion.

The first 2 years consult a reputable physician 91% of syphilitic infe...

Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek treatment as soon as possible to avoid transmitting the disease to others. Date stamped on verso: Jun 4 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Lib... more

By His Excellency George H. Earle, Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania a proclamation. To the citizens of Pennsylvania, ... do proclaim the years 1937, 1938 and 1939 a period of state-wode commemoration [ of the one hundred and fiftieth

By His Excellency George H. Earle, Governor of the Commonwealth of Pen...

On verso, {stamp}: Library of Congress Dec 28 1936 Division of Documents. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... more

Delta Road, near New Orleans, La. Emile Riche, a farmer, has a small place bordering the levee, and for a period of years has been fighting the Parish officials for payments due him for damages to his property in the flood of 1927. He used this method of advertising by converting his barns and fences into a medium for visual statement

Delta Road, near New Orleans, La. Emile Riche, a farmer, has a small p...

Photograph shows wall of barn covered with writing about his legal claim; also shows starving man with two well-fed men above him labelled depression and starvation. Title from item. Farm Security Administratio... more

Delta Road, near New Orleans, La. Emile Riche, a farmer, has a small place bordering the levee, and for a period of years has been fighting the Parish officials for payments due him for damages to his property in the flood of 1927. He used this method of advertising by converting his barns and fences into a medium for visual statement

Delta Road, near New Orleans, La. Emile Riche, a farmer, has a small p...

Photograph shows sign with photographer and camera labelled I am taking the photogka [sic] of depression anp [sic] starvation at once. Title from item. Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information... more

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