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[Native American mortuary customs: row of Indians carrying bodies over their shoulders to fires, platform with skeletons hanging above and bones below on benches, and groups of Indians standing around fires and poles hung with cloth or skins]

[Native American mortuary customs: row of Indians carrying bodies over...

Illus. in: Moeurs des sauvages ameriquains, comparées aux moeurs des premiers temps / Joseph Francois Lafitau. Paris : Saugrain l'aîné [etc.], 1724, v. 2, pl. 22, opp. p. 456.

[Two women standing on platform next to shield marked "America," "Europe," "Africa," and "Asia," with chains, keys and book opened to page titled "The Rights of Men" at base of platform] / C. Gullager, del. ; engrav'd by S. Hill.

[Two women standing on platform next to shield marked "America," "Euro...

Frontispiece in: Massachusetts magazine (1789-1796), v. 2.

National platform of the Know somethings. Adopted at Cleveland, O., June 14, 1855.

National platform of the Know somethings. Adopted at Cleveland, O., Ju...

On verso: {stamp} Library of Congress City of Washington. 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;... more

Declaration, platform, and constitution of the Republican association of Washington, D. C. [Washington, 1854].

Declaration, platform, and constitution of the Republican association ...

On verso: G.E.B. Dec. 21, 1910. 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 38.

A letter to the committee on ways and means, House of Rep. New York, Feb. 3, 1859. ... William Oland Bourne. Cor. Sec. Workingmen's Iron Platform Association. [New York 1859.].

A letter to the committee on ways and means, House of Rep. New York, F...

Gift Anthony H. Leviero. Mar. 7, 1949. 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 122, Folder 32a.

Platform of the Friends of United Southern action ... New Orleans, Dec. 27, 1860.

Platform of the Friends of United Southern action ... New Orleans, Dec...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 5 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 24, Folder 26. Copy scanned: 1

Republikanische platform und candidaten für Präsident der Ver. Staaten: Abraham Lincoln, von Illinois. Für Vice Präsident: Hannibal Hamlin, von Maine ... [n. p. 1860].

Republikanische platform und candidaten für Präsident der Ver. Staaten...

1397 F 7 21 Mr. 47.; Rec. 3-25-47.; $20.00.; On verso: 1347F7 21 Nov 47. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 234, Folder 2b.

[Interior scene showing a birthday party with women preparing tea at left, a group of women on raised platform at center, and children with elders under the Chinese character representing longevity on the right]

[Interior scene showing a birthday party with women preparing tea at l...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 330. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

Members: All may unite who have served and been honorably discharged in the war for the suppression of the rebellion. Objects ... Platform of principles ... [n. p. 186-].

Members: All may unite who have served and been honorably discharged i...

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 236, Folder 33.

Jeff Davis, on his own platform, or the last "act of secession"

Jeff Davis, on his own platform, or the last "act of secession"

Another state of no. 1861-23, with the addition of a skull and crossbones drawn on Davis's chest. Probably published by Currier & Ives, New York. Title appears as it is written on the item. Weitenkampf, p. 129.... more

Jeff Davis on the right platform, or the last "act of secession"

Jeff Davis on the right platform, or the last "act of secession"

A caricature of Jefferson Davis, probably issued not long after the bombardment of Fort Sumter, but certainly postdating his February 1861 election as president of the Confederacy. Davis is shown standing on a ... more

Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania, 1863, Hanover Junction station. Detail of crowd waiting on platform

Hanover Junction, Pennsylvania, 1863, Hanover Junction station. Detail...

Original negative at National Archives, No. B-360. Title from item. Photograph attributed to Mathew B. Brady or assistant.

The Chicago platform / Th. Nast.

The Chicago platform / Th. Nast.

A deceptive broadside, ostensibly a pro-McClellan campaign piece but actually a piercing attack on the Democratic platform. In the center is a portrait of Democratic presidential candidate George B. McClellan... more

The two roads to peace! How shall we end the rebellion - shall we coax it, or crush it? ... The Chicago platform .... The Baltimore platform .... Published by the National Union Executive Committee, Astor House, New York. [1864].

The two roads to peace! How shall we end the rebellion - shall we coax...

On verso: {stamp} 61508; a.s. 16 Mr 12. 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 125, Folder 21.

How Columbia receives McClellan's salutation from the Chicago platform. [July 1864].

How Columbia receives McClellan's salutation from the Chicago platform...

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 158, Folder 31.

The real Chicago platform, as expounded by the Democratic orators at Chicago ... For sale by all news agents. [n. p. 1864?].

The real Chicago platform, as expounded by the Democratic orators at C...

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 235, Folder 16.

The real Chicago platform, as expounded by the Democratic orators at Chicago. [1864?].

The real Chicago platform, as expounded by the Democratic orators at C...

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 18, Folder 5.

Die platform. Baltimore. Die National-convention, welche sich am 7 Juli zu Baltimore versammelte und Abraham Lincoln zum Präsidenten und Andrew Johnson zum vice-präsidenten nominirte nahm die folgende platform am:Beschlossen [etc.] Chicago. Die

Die platform. Baltimore. Die National-convention, welche sich am 7 Jul...

3511 B3 14 Jy 43. Rec. R. B. Aug. 1943.; On verso: 3511 B 3 14 Jy 43 Add. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 235, Folder 6a.

How Columbia receives McLellan's Salutation from the Chicago Platform

How Columbia receives McLellan's Salutation from the Chicago Platform

Columbia repudiates Democratic presidential candidate George Brinton McClellan's endorsement of the platform devised at the August 1864 Democratic convention in Chicago. The text below the picture provides the... more

The Union platform adopted by the Union state convention at Trenton, July twentieth, eighteen hundred and sixty-five. Jersey City. From the "Times" Printing House, 43 Montgomery Street. [1865].

The Union platform adopted by the Union state convention at Trenton, J...

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 41.

"As yet, I have found no difficulty in standing upon my own platform"

"As yet, I have found no difficulty in standing upon my own platform"

A puzzling caricature, probably dealing with Reconstruction under Andrew Johnson's administration. The work is quite crudely drawn. An acrobat, with mustache and sideburns and wearing a jester's cap, holds in ... more

Platform of principles adopted by the Soldiers' and sailors' national convention at Chicago, May 19, 1868.

Platform of principles adopted by the Soldiers' and sailors' national ...

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 18, Folder 14a.

"This is a white man's government" "We regard the Reconstruction Acts (so called) of Congress as usurpations, and unconstitutional, revolutionary, and void" - Democratic Platform / / Th. Nast.

"This is a white man's government" "We regard the Reconstruction Acts ...

Cartoon showing man with belt buckle "CSA" holding a knife "the lost cause," a stereotyped Irishman holding club "a vote," and another man wearing a button "5 Avenue" and holding wallet "capital for votes," wit... more

Total destruction of the Democratic platform / terrible shipwreck and loss of life in Salt River

Total destruction of the Democratic platform / terrible shipwreck and ...

Title appears as it is written on the item. Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)

General order No. 329. "We pledge ourselves anew to the constitutional doctrines and traditions of the Democratic party, as illustrated by the teachings and example of a long line of Democratic statesmen." Democratic national platform, 1880 ...

General order No. 329. "We pledge ourselves anew to the constitutional...

On verso: 05884 18 Nov 48. 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 238, Folder 2c.

[Lower part of a large captive balloon moored to a launching platform showing network of ropes and balloon basket with about 10 occupants] / E. A. Tilly.

[Lower part of a large captive balloon moored to a launching platform ...

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on similar print by same artist that depicts an event from 1883. Tissandier collection.

Good men on a bad platform / Zimmerman.

Good men on a bad platform / Zimmerman.

Illustration shows three men labeled "Wadsworth, Davenport, [and] Genl. Carr" hanging onto each other, standing on "The One Solid Plank" labeled "Financial & Civil-Service-Reform Resolutions" of a shaky platfor... more

[Chinese Emperor(?) and Empress(?) seated on raised platform with musicians seated in front of them; the Emperor appears to have lost his nose and part of his right shoulder, the Empress part of her scalp]

[Chinese Emperor(?) and Empress(?) seated on raised platform with musi...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on block by artist in lower right, includes chop. Includes extensive Japanese text. Descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... more

Joseph G. Pangborn on railway station platform

Joseph G. Pangborn on railway station platform

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

Bangkok - station platform at railway station

Bangkok - station platform 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).

[African American man standing on platform or loading dock with large barrels and a ramp to a structure in the background with a large vat or silo, in Georgia]

[African American man standing on platform or loading dock with large ...

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 235. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

[Man, standing on log platform(?), looking out towards the water]

[Man, standing on log platform(?), looking out towards the water]

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

The President shaking hands from rear platform; Sec. Wilson, Sec. Hitchcock and Sec. Cortelyou with him--Alliance, Ohio

The President shaking hands from rear platform; Sec. Wilson, Sec. Hitc...

President McKinley with others at back of train, and crowd. D4036 U.S. Copyright Office.

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking with intensity from platform]

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking with intensity from platform]

Title devised by Library staff. Staff photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

The Chicago platform applied in St. Louis / J.S. Pughe.

The Chicago platform applied in St. Louis / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan, with a huge smile, sitting on the Democratic donkey labeled "Democracy" with a long, sad face; Bryan is gleefully waving his hat in the direction of a violent riot inv... more

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking from flag draped platform]

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking from flag draped platform]

Title devised by Library staff. Staff photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

President McKinley approaching the platform from which the Battleship "Ohio" was launched, San Francisco, Cal.

President McKinley approaching the platform from which the Battleship ...

H5333 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

[William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston and Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee, Ala.]

[William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston...

Photograph shows William McKinley, standing on platform, between Gov. Jos. E. Johnston and Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee, Alabama. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood, 1902. This record contains unveri... more

A hint to the Democratic platform makers / Keppler.

A hint to the Democratic platform makers / Keppler.

Illustration shows several men identified by last name "Hill, Jones, Olney, Clark, Bailey, Shepard, Watterson, [and] Lamont" carrying planks of lumber which are identified as Democratic policies from previous e... more

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking to seated audience from flag-draped platform]

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking to seated audience from flag-draped platf...

Title devised by Library staff. On verso: "T. Y. Gildersleeve, Huntington, N.Y". On verso: "Copy neg. made from another print is LC-USZ62-49345".

An Underwood & Underwood platform - Professor [James] Ricalton stereographing the great Durbar, Delhi, India

An Underwood & Underwood platform - Professor [James] Ricalton stereog...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Durbars Delhi 1903; India Delhi; PI; Photographers; BI; Ph. Ind.; Shelf.

[William H. Taft, Pres. U.S., half-length, standing on platform, facing left; with others; tipping hat]

[William H. Taft, Pres. U.S., half-length, standing on platform, facin...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood, 1906. Title devised by Library staff. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Pres... more

[President Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Roosevelt? sitting outside with others, possibly on a reviewing platform]

[President Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Roosevelt? sitting outside wit...

H85715 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Copyright Nov. 26, 1906 by Underwood & Underwood.

[Andrew Carnegie and other dignitaries on the platform at the 25th anniversary of Tuskegee Institute, Alabama]

[Andrew Carnegie and other dignitaries on the platform at the 25th ann...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. LOT subdivision subject: Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute - Portraits.

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a crowd from raised awning covered platform]

[Theodore Roosevelt speaking to a crowd from raised awning covered pla...

H93717 U.S. Copyright Office Title devised by Library staff. Stereograph format photograph not on stereograph mount. Copyright 1907 by Underwood & Underwood.

[Theodore Roosevelt on flag-draped platform, with his back to the camera, speaking to the crowd]

[Theodore Roosevelt on flag-draped platform, with his back to the came...

Title devised by Library staff. Stereograph format photograph not on stereograph mount.

The Nebraska democratic platform. The platform adopted by the Nebraska democrats assembled in state convention at Omaha, March 5, 1908 is as follows. [n. p. 1908].

The Nebraska democratic platform. The platform adopted by the Nebraska...

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 86, Folder 23a.

[Dressing beef on great moving platform in Armour's modern plant, Chicago, U.S.A.]

[Dressing beef on great moving platform in Armour's modern plant, Chic...

J134787 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Kelley & Chadwick.

Wishham (i.e., Wishram) fishing platform

Wishham (i.e., Wishram) fishing platform

Tlakluit man, standing at the end of frame platform, holding fishing net containing fish caught in a natural rock weir below. J139773 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 3013-09. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis C... more

[Theodore Roosevelt walking along platform above crowd]

[Theodore Roosevelt walking along platform above crowd]

Photograph showing crowd gathered near railing trying to shake Roosevelt's hand; children climbing onto platform. J145367 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item.

Greater New York Woman Suffrage Convention, (Mrs. Mackay will read the Platform)

Greater New York Woman Suffrage Convention, (Mrs. Mackay will read the...

Lists speakers including Mrs. John Winters Brannan, Anna Garlin Spencer, Harriot Stanton Blatch, Maud Nathan

[Woodrow Wilson, half length portrait, standing on platform, facing slightly left]

[Woodrow Wilson, half length portrait, standing on platform, facing sl...

J162694 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Presidential I. Speaking; Shelf.

Capitol showing inaugural platform

Capitol showing inaugural platform

Photo shows the east front of the Capitol building, Washington, D.C., with inaugural stands for Woodrow Wilson's 1913 inauguration. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Montgomery County Republican candidates and platform ... Election Tuesday, November 4, 1913.

Montgomery County Republican candidates and platform ... Election Tues...

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 32, Folder 7.

Inaugural platform, Capitol, Wash'n

Inaugural platform, Capitol, Wash'n

Photo shows platform being set up on the east front of the Capitol, Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President Woodrow Wilson on March 4, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Margaret Whittemore campaigning in Oregon in white on platform.

Margaret Whittemore campaigning in Oregon in white on platform.

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of Margaret Whittemore (on left, in white dress) and others on platform in front of large female audience (some seated, some standing or departing) at outdoor me... more

A drying platform of the Zunis

A drying platform of the Zunis

Photograph shows Zuni women making pottery beneath a drying platform composed of tree trunks and limbs forming the framework and flooring, on which is placed tall plants and corn, in an exhibition display of th... more

[Woodrow Wilson, half length, standing, facing right; and his wife (Edith Bolling Galt), on flag-draped platform in front of crowd]

[Woodrow Wilson, half length, standing, facing right; and his wife (Ed...

J210388 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; President. I.; Shelf.

[Douglas Fairbanks in Liberty Loan Drive, full-length, standing on platform, in front of crowd, facing slightly left, with right arm raised] / Harris & Ewing.

[Douglas Fairbanks in Liberty Loan Drive, full-length, standing on pla...

J231898 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Harris & Ewing.

Mrs. Hammond, American Red Cross, serving water to badly wounded British soldiers on platform of railroad station at Montmirail, France

Mrs. Hammond, American Red Cross, serving water to badly wounded Briti...

Title and date from Catalogue of official A.E.F. photographs taken by the Signal Corps., U.S.A. Washington, Govt. print. off., 1919, p. 182. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

[Porters carrying luggage on station platform, Uganda railroad, ca. 1919]

[Porters carrying luggage on station platform, Uganda railroad, ca. 19...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. No. 645. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Franklin D. Rooosevelt, full-length portrait, speaking from platform, facing slightly left, during campaign]

[Franklin D. Rooosevelt, full-length portrait, speaking from platform,...

J242619 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Harris & Ewing.

[Warren Gamaliel Harding; three-quarters length, standing with wife on platform at Minnesota State Fair, 1920 campaign]

[Warren Gamaliel Harding; three-quarters length, standing with wife on...

Photo in French Album. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Shelf. Political campaigns.

Fishing platform on Trinity River--Hupa

Fishing platform on Trinity River--Hupa

Photograph shows a Hupa man sitting on a platform on a rocky cliff, handling a fishing net. J262598 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 3816-B. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library... more

Fishing from a platform

Fishing from a platform

Hupa Indian on platform over water using fishing net. J262673 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3835-A. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] ... more

Chief Two Moon, wealthy Indian medicine man from Waterbury, Conn., photographed at the Lincoln Memorial on the observation platform of his palatial touring bus ...

Chief Two Moon, wealthy Indian medicine man from Waterbury, Conn., pho...

National Photo Company Collection. Item in album: p. 2, no. 38536.

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