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The Reforming constable, or, The biter bit / Capt H---invt ; Cap B-- Sculp.

The Reforming constable, or, The biter bit / Capt H---invt ; Cap B-- S...

Cartoon showing constable entering house, "in search of the sons and daughters of the Devil", and finding his wife committing adultery in a brothel. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library ... more

Carabinero J.D

Carabinero J.D

Print shows an Argentine police officer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing uniform with sword and hat; there is a row of huts behind, each with the flag of Argentina, and a man and a woman c... more

Sereno, vigilante J.D

Sereno, vigilante J.D

Print shows two men, standing, full length, facing each other, one a uniformed policeman with a rifle and the other is a vigilante and may be wearing the uniform of a vigilance committe. Title from item. Printe... more

Carabinero

Carabinero

Print shows an Argentine police officer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing uniform with hat; there is a thatched-roof shelter in the background. Title from item. Reference copies (stats) fil... more

Caution!! Colored people of Boston, one & all, you are hereby respectfully cautioned and advised, to avoid conversing with the watchmen and police officers of Boston, for since the recent order of the mayor & aldermen, they are empowered to act

Caution!! Colored people of Boston, one & all, you are hereby respectf...

On verso: 2-89-262.5. 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 60, Folder 22.

$500 reward to the police and others. The above reward will be paid to any one who will furnish information as the whereabouts of a young lady who saved the life of an English Baronet, at St. Valerre sur Somme, in France, and who is now s

$500 reward to the police and others. The above reward will be paid to...

Reward.; Handwritten on verso: 4 May 1858. 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 63, Folder 13.

Group of Finisterre peasants, and gendarme, (p. 171.)

Group of Finisterre peasants, and gendarme, (p. 171.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 43. Title from item.

Dog law. An act concerning dogs. Approved April 6th, 1859 ... The constables and police officers of Reading, are hereby required to destroy all dogs not licensed and collared according to the provisions of the above act ... Reading, April 25th,

Dog law. An act concerning dogs. Approved April 6th, 1859 ... The cons...

Dog law. 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 64, Folder 15.

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with Berdan's Sharps rifle and Colt 1862 Police Model pistol]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with Berdan's Sharps rifl...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; plain push-button. Soldier identified by seller as being from Forsyth County, North Carolina. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information abou... more

[Portraits of Japanese guards, a woman washing herself, a prisoner with a police examiner, and a woman playing a shamisen]

[Portraits of Japanese guards, a woman washing herself, a prisoner wit...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Japanese guardhouse men" (upper left); "A Japanese girl at toilet" (upper right); "Japanese prisoner and police examiner" (lower left); and "A Japanes... more

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer in riding clothes, a student, a police officer and an infantry officer]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer in riding clothes, a student, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "A young Japanese officer in riding habilments" (upper left); "A Japanese student" (upper right); "A Japanese police officer" (lower left); and "Japane... more

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the levee road below New Orleans / from a sketch by our special artist, F.B. Schell.

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the leve...

Illustration showing a guard with a lantern checking the passes of African American men traveling on a levee road at night. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 16, no. 406 (1863... more

Benjamin Franklin, Supt. P.N.D.A., Phila. Pa., 1873-1878 Formerly Chief of Detectives, Phila. Police Dept. / / W. L. Germon's Temple of Art, 914 Arch St., Philadelphia.

Benjamin Franklin, Supt. P.N.D.A., Phila. Pa., 1873-1878 Formerly Chie...

Photograph shows portrait of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency superintendant and former chief of detectives at the Philadelphia Police Department. Title from item. Forms part of: Visual material from the r... more

[John A. Kennedy, 1803-1873, head and shoulders, facing right. Supt. N.Y.C. Police]

[John A. Kennedy, 1803-1873, head and shoulders, facing right. Supt. N...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1865), p. 568. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf.

U.S. Reports: Bell v. Railroad Company, 71 U.S. (4 Wall.) 598 (1867)

U.S. Reports: Bell v. Railroad Company, 71 U.S. (4 Wall.) 598 (1867)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 71; Wallace Volume 4; December Term, 1866; Bell v. Railroad Company

The lost found - a scene at the police head-quarters, Mulberry Street, New York

The lost found - a scene at the police head-quarters, Mulberry Street,...

Mother embracing her child among other adults and children at police station. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 10, 1866 Aug. 18, p. 525.

The Riot in New Orleans - the Freedmen's procession marching to the institute - the struggle for the flag The riot in New Orleans - siege and assault of the convention by the police and citizens / / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.

The Riot in New Orleans - the Freedmen's procession marching to the in...

2 Illustrations in: Harper's weekly, 1866 Aug. 25, p. 536.

Crossing Broadway / drawn by Sol Eytinge.

Crossing Broadway / drawn by Sol Eytinge.

Policeman escorting two women across Broadway, New York City.

[Portraits of a Chinese policeman with prisoners, a person being carried in a sedan chair, a group of women and a barber]

[Portraits of a Chinese policeman with prisoners, a person being carri...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Policeman with prisoners" (upper left); "Chinese chair" (upper right); "Group of men" (lower left); and "Barber" (lower right). Captions on back of it... more

"Move on!" Has the Native American no rights that the naturalized American is bound to respect? / / Th. Nast.

"Move on!" Has the Native American no rights that the naturalized Amer...

A policeman ordering a Native man to "move on" away from a voting polls around which are clustered stereotyped "naturalized" Americans. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 15, no. 747 (1871 April 22), p. 361. Refere... more

[Illus. of story "Louisiana and the rule of terror: portr. of Julia Hayden, "the colored school teacher, one of the latest (murder) victimsof the White Man's League" & (mob) "attack upon the police in the streets of New Orleans]

[Illus. of story "Louisiana and the rule of terror: portr. of Julia Ha...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1874 Oct., p. 856-57. Reference copy may be in LOT 4422 E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cartoons, US Oct. 1874; Justice (Allego... more

The red flag in New York - riotous Communist workingmen driven from Tompkins Square by the mounted police, Tuesday, January 13th / Matt Morgen(?).

The red flag in New York - riotous Communist workingmen driven from To...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 Jan. 31, p. 344.

The drinker's progress. Gets into trouble

The drinker's progress. Gets into trouble

Stereograph showing a studio scene of a policeman intervening in a fight, against a painted backdrop. 4525E U.S. Copyright Office. No. 7. Title from item.

The Brooklyn Theatre conflagration--The room of the property clerk at the Brooklyn police headquarters--Friends of the missing identifying relics found in the ruins or on the bodies of the victims
The Centennial Police - Their universal answer

The Centennial Police - Their universal answer

Cartoon showing silent policeman being asked questions by four visitors to the Philadelphia Exhibition.

U.S. Reports: National Bank v. Insurance Co., 95 U.S. 673 (1878)

U.S. Reports: National Bank v. Insurance Co., 95 U.S. 673 (1878)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 95; October Term, 1877; National Bank v. Insurance Company

New York City--The development of rapid transit - the first train on the Gilbert Elevated Railroad passing through Sixth Avenue, near the Jefferson Market Police Court, April 29th

New York City--The development of rapid transit - the first train on t...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 46, no. 1,182 (1878 May 25), p. 201.

What are you going to do about it?

What are you going to do about it?

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Gilman, G. F., copyrigh... more

[The police station of Parmakkapı]

[The police station of Parmakkapı]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 50. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire.... more

[The Imperial Police Station, Nişantaşı]

[The Imperial Police Station, Nişantaşı]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. No. 15. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

[The Imperial Police Station in Kocamustafa Paşa]

[The Imperial Police Station in Kocamustafa Paşa]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. No. 17. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

[The Imperial Police Station in Modaburnu]

[The Imperial Police Station in Modaburnu]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 8. No. 24. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in the Vefa Square]

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in the Vefa Square]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. No. 4. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

[The Imperial Police Station in Haydarpaşa]

[The Imperial Police Station in Haydarpaşa]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 10. No. 22. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

[The Tahtalı police station at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The Tahtalı police station at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the p...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 17. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... more

[The central police station at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The central police station at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the p...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 26. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... more

[The front view of the Maçka police station] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The front view of the Maçka police station] / Constantinople, Abdulla...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. No. 492. In album: Military personnel, arms depots, and other buildings, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hami... more

[The Imperial Police Station in the Topkapı Sarayı (palace)]

[The Imperial Police Station in the Topkapı Sarayı (palace)]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 31. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collecti... more

[The Seyyid Nizam Imperial Police Station, just outside of the Silivri Gate]

[The Seyyid Nizam Imperial Police Station, just outside of the Silivri...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 20. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

Dottie and Lottie. Heavens Dottie, how'd you lose your frock?

Dottie and Lottie. Heavens Dottie, how'd you lose your frock?

Preparatory sketches for "Dottie and Lottie." Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[The Şemsipaşa Imperial Police Station in Üsküdar]

[The Şemsipaşa Imperial Police Station in Üsküdar]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 13. No. 19. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

Ye veracious chronicle of Gruff & Pompey in 7 tableaux Donaldson Brothers, Five Points, N.Y

Ye veracious chronicle of Gruff & Pompey in 7 tableaux Donaldson Broth...

Print shows an eight-panel folding comic advertisement for C.A. Jackson & Co. Chewing Tobacco presenting the story of Gruff and Pompey. Pompey, a boot-black, has stolen a plug of "Jacksons Best Chewing Tobacco"... more

[The Police Station in the front of the Imperial Baghdad Pavilion in the Imperial Topkapı Sarayı (palace)]

[The Police Station in the front of the Imperial Baghdad Pavilion in t...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. No. 12. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II ... more

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Unkapanı]

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Unkapanı]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 9. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

[The Imperial Police Station of the cavalry in Şişli]

[The Imperial Police Station of the cavalry in Şişli]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. In album: Police stations, Ministry of War buildings, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Ha... more

[The picture of the Imperial Police Station which was repaired with an addition, located in Kabataş]

[The picture of the Imperial Police Station which was repaired with an...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. In album: Police stations, Ministry of War buildings, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Ha... more

[The Imperial Şişhane Police Station in Beyoğlu]

[The Imperial Şişhane Police Station in Beyoğlu]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. No. 8. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

[Navy police]

[Navy police]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 1. No. 28. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. ... more

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Masarburnu]

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Masarburnu]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... more

[The police station of the ammunition magazines in the Pen Kuyrucak] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The police station of the ammunition magazines in the Pen Kuyrucak] /...

Located at Kıvırcıkoǧlu. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 45. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-po... more

[The police station of Divanhane gate]

[The police station of Divanhane gate]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. No. 51. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire.... more

[The Imperial Nizamiye Police Station located in Fatih]

[The Imperial Nizamiye Police Station located in Fatih]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. In album: Police stations, Ministry of War buildings, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... more

[The Fıstıksuyu Police Station, recently built in Büyükdere]

[The Fıstıksuyu Police Station, recently built in Büyükdere]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. No. 28. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Masarburnu]

[The Imperial Police Station recently built in Masarburnu]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 3. No. 29. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

Broken banks - defaulting cashiers - negligent directors - who is responsible? / J. Keppler.

Broken banks - defaulting cashiers - negligent directors - who is resp...

Print shows a police officer holding O.L. Baldwin, cashier at the Mechanics' National Bank in Newark, by the shoulder while Baldwin, using "Speculation Soap Suds", blows a soap bubble labeled "500,000 Paid in C... more

... To the public: In embarking in the enterprise of furnishing prompt, efficient and reliable messenger, police and fire service this company relieves you of the extortionate monthly rental for call boxes ... New York, March 21, 1881.

... To the public: In embarking in the enterprise of furnishing prompt...

Gift A. P. Loper. Apr. 26 1938. 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 5.

Duty, dedicated to the London police

Duty, dedicated to the London police

Six vignettes satirizing the London policeman's overzealous sense of duty. The police arrest a card player, a man walking his dog, a child playing with a top and an intoxicated man, but ignore criminals, murde... more

The new policeman on the beat - the monopoly gang defies him! / F. Opper.

The new policeman on the beat - the monopoly gang defies him! / F. Opp...

Illustration shows a policeman from the "New Chicago Anti-Monopoly Party" holding a broken nightstick labeled "Popular Support", standing on a sidewalk at "Vanderbilt's Monopoly Car Yard", confronting a gang of... more

Set a -- to catch a -- / F. Graetz.

Set a -- to catch a -- / F. Graetz.

Print shows a policeman labeled "Gov. Foster" grabbing the arm of a diminutive man labeled "Hoadly" who is holding a piece of fruit labeled "Dem. Nomination 83" that he has stolen from a street vendor who is an... more

Hush money--or money for the sewer / Frank Beard.

Hush money--or money for the sewer / Frank Beard.

Illustration showing policemen taking bribes. Illus. in: Judge, v. 5, 1884 March 1, pp. 8-9.

Our rampageous preachers / F. Graetz.

Our rampageous preachers / F. Graetz.

Illustration shows a preacher in the pulpit haranguing his congregation with a speech that begins "Noise or Nothing!"; there are two police officers, with large billy-clubs, in the pulpit with him, they exchang... more

New York City - "Doing the slums" - A scene in the Five Points / from a sketch by a staff artist.

New York City - "Doing the slums" - A scene in the Five Points / from ...

Policeman leading upper class people through the Five Points neighborhood.

The Anarchist Riot in Chicago - A Dynamite Bomb exploding among the police [McCormick Strike, Haymarket Square]

The Anarchist Riot in Chicago - A Dynamite Bomb exploding among the po...

Drawn by T. de Thulstrup from sketches and photos furnished by H. Jeaneret. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 30, (1886 May 15), p. 312-313. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Civil Service examination for the New York police.  A graduate / W.P. Snyder.

Civil Service examination for the New York police. A graduate / W.P. ...

Policeman holding reins of horse. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1886 Jan. 16, p. 44.

Illinois - the anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago - a police patrol-wagon attacked by a mob of 12,000 rioters, May 3d

Illinois - the anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago - a police patrol-w...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving from sketches by C. Bunnell and Charles Upham. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 62, no. 1599 (1886 May 15), p. 205.... more

Illinois - The anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago / from a sketch by C. Bunnell.

Illinois - The anarchist-labor troubles in Chicago / from a sketch by ...

Title page showing explosion of bomb May 4th, in Haymarket Square, Chicago, and priest giving last rites to policeman. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, May 15, 1886, p. 193 (title page).

"The finest" (brutes) in the world Citizen (to Mayor Hewitt)--"Protect me from my 'protectors!'" / / Zimmerman ; Sackett, Wilhelms & Betzig, Lith. N.Y.

"The finest" (brutes) in the world Citizen (to Mayor Hewitt)--"Protect...

Illustration showing citizen asking Mayor Abram Hewitt for protection from the police, and policemen engaged in brutality and corruption. Illus. in: Judge, v. 12, 1887 June 11, pp. 8-9.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate boat on Chesapeake Bay, off Swan's Point / from a sketch by Frank Adams.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate ...

Two men on police boat arresting two men who are illegally oystering. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 65, no. 1686 (1888 Jan. 7), p. 345.

Pennsylvania - the mining troubles in the Schuylkill region - attack on the coal and iron police by a mob of Polish strikers, at Shenandoah, February 3d / from a sketch by Joseph Becker.

Pennsylvania - the mining troubles in the Schuylkill region - attack o...

Striking Polish coal miners in battle with coal and iron police, near Shenandoah City, Pennsylvania.

U.S. Reports: Pennie v. Reis, 132 U.S. 464 (1889)

U.S. Reports: Pennie v. Reis, 132 U.S. 464 (1889)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 132; October Term, 1889; Pennie v. Reis