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The congress or the necessary politicians

The congress or the necessary politicians

Print shows two men sitting in a privy, one uses pieces of the "Resolution[s] of the [C]ongress" to clean himself, while the other intently reads "P[amphlet En]titled Taxation [No] Tir[anny]", suggesting that w... more

An extraordinary, gazette, or the, disappointed politicians

An extraordinary, gazette, or the, disappointed politicians

Print shows a group of British politicians sitting and standing around a table in a public house or club reading the latest news of a dispatch from General Henry Clinton possibly referring to his evacuation of ... more

L'assemblée nationale: - or - grand co-operation meeting at St. Ann's Hill. Respectfully dedicated to the admirers of "A Broad-Bottom'd Administration" / Js. Gillray, invt. & fect.

L'assemblée nationale: - or - grand co-operation meeting at St. Ann's ...

Print shows a reception given by Charles James Fox and wife for various groups and friends of the Prince of Wales, all opposed to the government. Title from item. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British... more

To Aristides, The advocate of Aaron Burr, if not Mr. Burr himself, and the implacable enemy of emigrants from all quarters of the globe. Sir. On perusing your pamphlet in favor of Aaron Burr, I find you profess to be a guardian of religion- as m

To Aristides, The advocate of Aaron Burr, if not Mr. Burr himself, and...

Imprint 2.; Burr, Aaron.; On verso: 1804; 9; N. 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 1... more

Visiting the sick

Visiting the sick

Charles Fox sitting in an armchair, obviously ill. On one side of him is Mrs. Fitzherbert, dressed as an abbess and holding a rosary; on the other side is a bishop in robes and mitre. In front of Fox, the Princ... more

The little man in black

The little man in black

Print shows a caricature of Aaron Burr, full-length portrait, right profile, carrying a book titled "Linkum Fidelius"; originally published in "Salmagundi" by Washington Irving. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1998:15... more

Subpoena served on Thomas Jefferson to testify at Aaron Burr's trial for treason, 13 June 1807

Subpoena served on Thomas Jefferson to testify at Aaron Burr's trial f...

Reproduction number: A19 (color slide) Although relationships between presidents and their vice-presidents have often been strained or at best perfunctory, the situation between Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) and... more

Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster

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

Constitution of the United States. It is an admitted principle among all enlightened politicians, that forms of government, to be either lasting or usefull, must be adapted to the particular circumstances of the nations for which they are intend

Constitution of the United States. It is an admitted principle among 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 30, Folder 6.

H. Hubbard, senator from New Hampshire from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich

H. Hubbard, senator from New Hampshire from life on stone by Chas. Fen...

Print shows Henry Hubbard, half-length portrait, facing slightly right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Signed on stone. Stamped on verso: 43309. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing... more

H. Hubbard, senator from New Hampshire from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich

H. Hubbard, senator from New Hampshire from life on stone by Chas. Fen...

Print shows Henry Hubbard, half-length portrait, facing slightly right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Signed on stone. Stamped on verso: 43309. Stamped on verso: L.C. Division of Prints. Form... more

Garret D. Wall, senator from New Jersey from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich Washington City ; P.S. Duval Lithr., Phila

Garret D. Wall, senator from New Jersey from life on stone by Chas. Fe...

Print shows Garret D. Wall, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Stamped on verso: 43309. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library o... more

Aaron Burr, 1756-1836, bust portrait, right profile

Aaron Burr, 1756-1836, bust portrait, right profile

Engraving by G. Parker of painting by John Vanderlyn. Illus. in: Memoirs of Aaron Burr by Matthew L. Davis (New York, 1836). Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from c... more

Dr. Lewis Field sic Linn, senator from Missouri from life & on stone by Chs. Fenderich, Washington

Dr. Lewis Field sic Linn, senator from Missouri from life & on stone b...

Print shows Lewis F. Linn, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscribed in ink on verso: N... more

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Print shows Thomas Hart Benton, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Caption continues: Solitary & alone, and amidst the jeers and taunts of my opponents, ... more

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Print shows Thomas Hart Benton, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Caption continues: Solitary & alone, and amidst the jeers and taunts of my opponents, ... more

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Thomas H. Benton, senator from Missouri Chs. Fenderich del

Print shows Thomas Hart Benton, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Caption continues: Solitary & alone, and amidst the jeers and taunts of my opponents, ... more

Webster festival. Ode to commemorate the civic festival given to the Hon. Daniel Webster. at Faneuil Hall, July 24, 1838.

Webster festival. Ode to commemorate the civic festival given to the H...

Verse. 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 56, Folder 33.

Sam L. Southard, senator from New Jersey from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; printed by P.S. Duval Lith. Philada

Sam L. Southard, senator from New Jersey from life on stone by Chas. F...

Print shows Samuel L. Southard, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left; includes facsimile signature. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Stamped on verso: 43309. Stamped o... more

W.C. Rives, senator from Virginia from life & on stone by Chs. Fenderich, Washington City ; printed by P.S. Duval lith. Philada

W.C. Rives, senator from Virginia from life & on stone by Chs. Fenderi...

Print shows William Cabell Rives, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right; includes facsimile signature. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Includes quote: "In ta... more

W.C. Rives, senator from Virginia from life & on stone by Chs. Fenderich, Washington City ; printed by P.S. Duval lith. Philada

W.C. Rives, senator from Virginia from life & on stone by Chs. Fenderi...

Print shows William Cabell Rives, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right; includes facsimile signature. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Includes quote: "In ta... more

N. P. Tallmadge. Senator from New-York from life & on stone by Chas. Fenderich, Washington City ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lithr., Philada

N. P. Tallmadge. Senator from New-York from life & on stone by Chas. F...

Print shows Nathaniel P. Tallmadge, half-length portrait, facing left; includes facsimile signature. No known restrictions on publication. Title from item. Printed below title: "The Credit System is the disting... more

A. Mouton, senator from Louisiana from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lith., Philada

A. Mouton, senator from Louisiana from life on stone by Chas. Fenderic...

Print shows Alexander Mouton, half-length portrait, facing left, with coat over right shoulder. No known restrictions on publication. Title from item. Facsimile signature on stone. Remainder of title is printed... more

Robert Carter Nicholas, senator from Louisiana from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich

Robert Carter Nicholas, senator from Louisiana from life on stone by C...

Print shows Robert Carter Nicholas, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left; includes a facsimile signature. 64 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on... more

Death of Harrison, April 4 A.D. 1841

Death of Harrison, April 4 A.D. 1841

William Henry Harrison on his deathbed with Rev. Hawley, a physician, niece, and nephew in attendance, as well as Thomas Ewing, Secretary of Treasury, Daniel Webster, Secretary of State, and Francis Granger (wa... more

J.J. Crittenden, senator from Kentucky from life on stone by Chs. Fenderich 1841

J.J. Crittenden, senator from Kentucky from life on stone by Chs. Fend...

Print shows John J. Crittenden, half-length portrait, facing right; includes a facsimile signature. Title from item. Signed and dated on stone. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Stamped on ... more

[Joseph Vance, half-length portrait, slightly to the left]

[Joseph Vance, half-length portrait, slightly to the left]

Democratic Congressman from Ohio, 1822-1835; Governor, 1836-1838; Whig Congressman, 1843-1847. Scratched on face of plate: 165. Scratched on back of plate: 285; Gov. Vance, Ohio. Transfer; U.S. War College; 192... more

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Alternative identifications: Henry Dodge, U.S. Senator from Wisconsin; John Jordan Crittendon. Scratched on back of plate: 10; Hon. John J. Crittenden. Written in pencil on back of plate: Henry Dodge. Transfer;... more

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, facing slightly left]

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, facing slightly left]

Whig Congressman from Ohio, 1831-1840; Governor of Ohio, 1840-1842; Senator, 1845-1850; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1850-1853; Republican Congressman, 1858-1861. Identified by Owen Blevins 4/2017 based on s... more

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to the right]

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to the right]

Alternative identifications: William Beach Lawrence, Gov. R.I.; Cornelius Van Wyck Lawrence, mayor of N. Y. Scratched on face of plate: Lawrence. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920. (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms par... more

[Thomas George Pratt, half-length portrait, slightly to left]

[Thomas George Pratt, half-length portrait, slightly to left]

Senator from Maryland. Scratched on back of plate: 141; Gov. Pratt; Sen. Pratt, Md. Hallmark: Rinhart 21. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920. (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library ... more

Hechscher dep. für Hamburg. Reichsgesand ten bei den. Höfen von Sardinien und Sicilien Oppenheim ; druck v. J. Lehnhardt in Mainz

Hechscher dep. für Hamburg. Reichsgesand ten bei den. Höfen von Sardin...

Print shows Johann Gustav Heckscher, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly right, with left elbow resting on a table. Title from item. Signed on stone: Oppenheim. Inscribed in pencil at top lef... more

Daniel Webster, half-length studio portrait, facing slightly right, wearing top hat and coat

Daniel Webster, half-length studio portrait, facing slightly right, we...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on mount: After a daguerreotype of 1843. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews &...

Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. 73 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851 by Chester Harding in the Cle... more

Daniel Webster: Defender of the constitution

Daniel Webster: Defender of the constitution

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1486.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews &...

Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851 by Chester Harding in the Clerk's Office of the Distric... more

Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1485.

Home of Daniel Webster, Marshfield, Massachusetts

Home of Daniel Webster, Marshfield, Massachusetts

Wood engraving from Harper's Monthly, Vol. 6, 1852. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Daniel Webster is dead! Sunday news office 8 A. M. [1852].

Daniel Webster is dead! Sunday news office 8 A. M. [1852].

Webster, Daniel. 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 61, Folder 11a.

Daniel Webster. No man or woman who attended the funeral of Daniel Webster will ever forget the scenes that were presented to their gaze and for their contemplation ... J. Haven, publisher. [1852].

Daniel Webster. No man or woman who attended the funeral of Daniel Web...

Webster, Daniel. 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 61, Folder 11.

John Hopkins Clarke, 1789-1870

John Hopkins Clarke, 1789-1870

Head and shoulders, facing right. In: Gleasons' Pictorial..., 1853, v.4, p. 120. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf. Clarke, John Hopkins, 1789-1870 [U.S. S... more

Grave of Aaron Burr

Grave of Aaron Burr

Photograph shows Aaron Burr's tombstone, with a man sitting nearby, in the Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, New Jersey. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed or printed on photo on upper right corner: 3. (DLC... more

Gov. Edward Solomon

Gov. Edward Solomon

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Jacob Collamer

Jacob Collamer

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Rep. & Senator, Vt.; b. N.Y. 1791; d. Vt. 1865; practiced law Vt. 1813-1833; member State H. of R.; Judge of superior court 1833-1842; Whig in Cong. 1843-49... more

Senator Anthony Kennedy of Maryland

Senator Anthony Kennedy of Maryland

Title from LC-BH82-4929. Unverified information on negative sleeve: Kennedy. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mar... more

Hon. Wm. C. Bouck

Hon. Wm. C. Bouck

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Copy neg; Gov. of N.Y. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mar... more

Hon. S.E. Ancona of Pa

Hon. S.E. Ancona of Pa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Philip Francis Thomas of Md

Hon. Philip Francis Thomas of Md

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Secty Treasury); born Md. 1810; died Md. 1890; Cong.; Gov. Md.; Comp of U.S. Treas.; Collector Port of Baltimore; Commissioner of U.S. Patents; Secy of Trea... more

Gov. Wm. Dennison

Gov. Wm. Dennison

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Mrs. J.J. Crittenden

Mrs. J.J. Crittenden

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Wife of senator. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. E... more

Francis O. Watts

Francis O. Watts

Photograph shows portrait of Francis O. Watts, lawyer and Massachusetts state senator. Title from item. Case: Leather; no design. Gift; of Francis Lincoln Lee Family; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:052.646). Forms part of:... more

Hon. George E. McDuffie of South Carolina

Hon. George E. McDuffie of South Carolina

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. MC & Sen. S. Carolina; Born 1790- Ga.; Died Sumter, S.C. 1851. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs D... more

Hon. Jas. Wilson Grimes

Hon. Jas. Wilson Grimes

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: E C. Iowa); Sen. from Iowa- B. in Deering, N.H. Oct. 1816; graduated from Hampton Academy, attended Dartm... more

Hon. Ira Harris

Hon. Ira Harris

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Ira Harris. Senator of N.York; B. in N.Y. State 1802; admitted to bar in 1827 in Albany; member state H. ... more

Ward H. Lamon of PA

Ward H. Lamon of PA

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Marshall of Washington. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Ma... more

Hon. John Brooks Henderson of Mo

Hon. John Brooks Henderson of Mo

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Sen. Jno. B. Henderson. Annotation from negative, glass side: Hon. J.B. He___. Delegate to National Conve... more

Hon. Wm. Aiken of S.C

Hon. Wm. Aiken of S.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Born Charleston 1806; Gov. of S.C. 1844-46; M.C. 51-57; Died Flat Rock, S.C. 1887; graduated from College of S.C. 1825; Member - State H. of R. 1838-42. Cre... more

Hon. Wm. Bigler of PA

Hon. Wm. Bigler of PA

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Solomon Foot

Solomon Foot

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, in pencil: Foote. Senator from Vermont. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph... more

Geo. Read Riddle

Geo. Read Riddle

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Sen. Riddle. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs ... more

Hon. A.W. Bradford

Hon. A.W. Bradford

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Gov. of Md. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans;... more

Hon. Benj. G. Brown, MO

Hon. Benj. G. Brown, MO

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Hon. Benj. Grotz Brown; Sen. from MO.; B. 1826- Ky; D. 1885-Mo.; Graduate from Yale 1847; member State H of R- 52-58; Editor of Mo. Democrat 54-59; Commande... more

Hon. Elijah Babbitt of Pa

Hon. Elijah Babbitt of Pa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Wm. Bigler of PA

Hon. Wm. Bigler of PA

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Sen. from Penn.; B. in Shirmanstown, Pa 1814; D. in Clearfield, Pa. 1880; Gov. of Clearfield, Pa.; U.S. Senate 1856-61. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph ... more

Gov. Richard Yates of Ill

Gov. Richard Yates of Ill

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Gov. A.B. Roman of LA

Gov. A.B. Roman of LA

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Wm. King Sebastian of Ark

Hon. Wm. King Sebastian of Ark

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Sen. Ark. 36th Senate. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mar... more

Hon. Alfred O.P. Nicholson of Tenn

Hon. Alfred O.P. Nicholson of Tenn

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Senator - Tennessee; Chief Justice - Supreme Court Tenn. 1870-76. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph... more

Hon. Elijah Babbitt of Pa

Hon. Elijah Babbitt of Pa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Hon. Alexander Ramsey

Hon. Alexander Ramsey

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Member of Congress, Minn.; M.C. Penn.; Sen. M. Minnesota; B. Pa. 1815; D. Minn. 1903; U.S. Sen. 1863-65; Secty War 79-81. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograp... more

Hon. James L. Orr

Hon. James L. Orr

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Brady NY. Speaker of H of R; Gov. of S.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Cong... more

Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. India ink from Brady Daguerreotype; copy neg. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase... more

Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. India Ink from Brady Daguerreotype; M.C., N.H.; Copy neg. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisi... more

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