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Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter from Com. Perry to the Secretary of the Navy. U. S. Brig. Niagara, off the Western Sister, Head of Lake Erie, Sept. 10, 1813, 4 P. M. [Washington 1813].

Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter ...

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 190, Folder 26.

This representation of the battle on Lake Erie is respectfully inscribed to Commodore Perry, his officers and gallant crews, by their humble servant James Webster - second view / drawn by Sully and Kearney ; etched by C. Tiebout ; & engraved by G. Murray ; printed by Rogers and Esler.

This representation of the battle on Lake Erie is respectfully inscrib...

Print shows many ships from the stern engaged in battle on Lake Erie. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress the 26 July 1815 by Murray, Draper, Fairman & Co., and J. Webster of the State of Pennsylvania.

First view of Com. Perry's victory / M. Cornè ; W.B. Annin sc.

First view of Com. Perry's victory / M. Cornè ; W.B. Annin sc.

Print shows American warships under the command of Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry, firing on British warships during the Battle of Lake Erie. Title from item. Printed above image: Engraved for the Naval Monument. ... more

Second view of Com. Perry's victory / M. Cornè p. ; W.B. Annin sc.

Second view of Com. Perry's victory / M. Cornè p. ; W.B. Annin sc.

Print shows American warships under the command of Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry, firing on British warships during the Battle of Lake Erie. Title from item. Printed above image: Engraved for the Naval Monument. ... more

Comre. Oliver H. Perry / engraved by Henry Meyer from an original picture by John W. Jarvis.

Comre. Oliver H. Perry / engraved by Henry Meyer from an original pict...

Print shows Oliver H. Perry, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform. Title from item. (DLC/PP-46039). The portrait of Perry painted by J.W. Jarvis between 1814 and 1820 is now in t... more

James Madison to Perry, March 11, 1830.

James Madison to Perry, March 11, 1830.

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Alton Institute. A lecture will be delivered this evening, at the Baptist church, by Rev. G. B. Perry. Subject- "Elevated intelligence conducive to pure morality." ... J. W. Lincoln, Sec'y. [Alton] Feb. 12 [1840?].

Alton Institute. A lecture will be delivered this evening, at the Bapt...

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 16, Folder 3.

O.H. Perry / painted by J.W. Jarvis ; engraved by W.G. Jackman.

O.H. Perry / painted by J.W. Jarvis ; engraved by W.G. Jackman.

Print shows Oliver H. Perry, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing military uniform. Title from item. The portrait of Perry painted by J.W. Jarvis between 1814 and 1820 is now in the Collection of t... more

[Two U.S. Marine officers and two enlisted men, members of Perry's Japanese expedition]

[Two U.S. Marine officers and two enlisted men, members of Perry's Jap...

Drawing is first panel on the scroll "Perry's First Landing at Kurihama, July 8, 1853 ." Watercolor drawing by contemporary Japanese artist. Title devised by Library staff.

[U.S.S. Susquehanna, Commodore Perry's flag ship, full starboard view]

[U.S.S. Susquehanna, Commodore Perry's flag ship, full starboard view]

Drawing is on the "Susquehanna & Mississippil Scroll", depicting Perry's expedition to Japan. Watercolor drawing Taguchi Shumpei. Title devised by Library staff.

O.H. Perry / Kilburn, del.

O.H. Perry / Kilburn, del.

Print shows Oliver Hazard Perry, half-length portrait, standing, facing left, in oval shape of rope, surrounded by naval scene. Title from item. Published in Gleason's pictorial, 1854.

Oliver Hazard Perry U.S.N. / engraved by J.B. Forrest from the original by J.W. Jarvis by the permission of the Corporation of New York ; Miller print.

Oliver Hazard Perry U.S.N. / engraved by J.B. Forrest from the origina...

Print shows Oliver H. Perry, three-quarter length portrait, standing on board a ship, facing slightly left. Title from item. Published in: The national portrait gallery of distinguished Americans : with biograp... more

[Commodore Matthew C. Perry, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly left with left hand resting on sword]

[Commodore Matthew C. Perry, three-quarter length portrait, standing, ...

"Brady photo published by E. Anthony" pencilled on mount. Published in: History of the U.S. Navy / Robert W. Love, Jr. Harrisburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c1992, v. 1, p. 232.

[Perry Davis, bust, facing right, on advertisement for Perry Davis' vegetable pain killer]

[Perry Davis, bust, facing right, on advertisement for Perry Davis' ve...

LOT subdivision subject: Portraits - male. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wellstood, Hanks, Hay and Whitting. Caption card tracings: Davis, Perry; Patent medicines.

First landing of Americans in Japan, under Commodore M.C. Perry at Gore-Hama July 14th 1853 / W. Heine del. ; E. Brown Jr. direxit. ; lith. of Sarony & Co. N.Y.

First landing of Americans in Japan, under Commodore M.C. Perry at Gor...

Print showing sailors, officers, and members of the Japanese delegation in formations on the beach, also boats with dignitaries setting off from shore, and two American ships in the harbor.

Com. Perry's visit to Shui, Lew Chew / from nature by W. Heine ; lith. of Sarony & Co., New York.

Com. Perry's visit to Shui, Lew Chew / from nature by W. Heine ; lith....

Title from item. Plate from: Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Seas and Japan... in... 1852, 1853, and 1854, under...M.C. Perry / Matthew C. Perry; Francis L. Hawks, comp. Washing... more

Com. Perry paying his farewell visit to the Imperial commissioners at Simoda / from nature by Heine ; lith. of Sarony & Co., New York.

Com. Perry paying his farewell visit to the Imperial commissioners at ...

Lithograph by Sarony, on stone by Heine (A size). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions.

Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie / J.R. Chapin ; F.F. Walker.

Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie / J.R. Chapin ; F.F. Walker...

Print shows Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry behind a cannon aboard ship during the Battle of Lake Erie, with men waving hats, and a rooster perched on an unattended cannon.

Hon. Perry
Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie. "Ready! All ready your honor" / J.R. Chapin ; W. Ridgway.

Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie. "Ready! All ready your hon...

Print shows Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry speaking to gunners aboard ship during the Battle of Lake Erie.

Gunboat "Commodore Perry", James River, Va.

Gunboat "Commodore Perry", James River, Va.

No. 4274. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Commodore Perry

Commodore Perry

Title from item. Hand written on verso: "converted New York ferry boat". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Commodore Perry

Commodore Perry

No. B421. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VI, p. 263". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

O.H. Perry / from the original painting by Chappel.

O.H. Perry / from the original painting by Chappel.

Print shows Oliver H. Perry, full-length portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform, with nautical backdrop and props. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress AD 1862, by Johnson, Fr... more

View of Tell City, Perry County, Indiana : Praemie zum Tell City Anzeiger /

View of Tell City, Perry County, Indiana : Praemie zum Tell City Anzei...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of some city buildings in margins. Acquisitions control no. 25-85 PM3

Bummers [after Enoch Wood Perry]

Bummers [after Enoch Wood Perry]

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

E. Perry, north Custer County, Nebraska.

E. Perry, north Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note that the woman is holding photographs and is also wearing glasses.

E. Perry, north Custer County, Nebraska.

E. Perry, north Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note that the woman is holding photographs and is also wearing glasses. original size: 6x8

Z. Perry, Merna, Custer County, Nebraska.

Z. Perry, Merna, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the objects on the table next to the house. original size: 6x8

Perry, N.Y., Wyoming Co., 1892 /

Perry, N.Y., Wyoming Co., 1892 /

Aerial view of village. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn at edges, taped. Includes index to points o... more

Map of Perry County, Indiana /

Map of Perry County, Indiana /

LC Land ownership maps, 163 Includes population statistical table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Newport, Perry County, Pennsylvania, 1895 /

Newport, Perry County, Pennsylvania, 1895 /

Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes to points of interest and churches and inset of "East New... more

[Marsden J. Perry home, Providence, Rhode Island. Interior scene, detail of piano, crystal chandelier, mirror, and door]
Russians & newspaper men - Sergei Witte, Baron Rosen with their suite and newspaper men / Perry E. Conner, Portsmouth, N.H.

Russians & newspaper men - Sergei Witte, Baron Rosen with their suite ...

Title from item. Photograph autographed(?) by Witte and Rosen.

Russian & Japanese delegates and members of the press / Perry E. Conner, Portsmouth, N.H.

Russian & Japanese delegates and members of the press / Perry E. Conne...

Title from item. Photograph mount autographed(?) by Takahira and Komura.

[Theodore Perry Shonts, 1856-1919, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing right]

[Theodore Perry Shonts, 1856-1919, half-length portrait, seated at des...

H91867 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf.

Map of Perry County, Illinois.

Map of Perry County, Illinois.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes location list of shipping mines.

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