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Paraguariæ Provinciæ soc. jesu cum adiacentibg. novissima descriptio : post iteratas peregrinationes & plures observationes patrum missionariorum eiusdem soc. tum huius provinciæ, cum & Peruanæ accuratissime delineata & emendata ann. 1732 /

Paraguariæ Provinciæ soc. jesu cum adiacentibg. novissima descriptio :...

Shows Uruguay, Paraguay, and portions of Argentina, Chile, Peru, Bolivia, and Brazil. Relief shown pictorially. Some place names in Spanish. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Advertisement. To be sold by public vendue, on Thursday the 14th of April next, at the House of Abraham Post, Tavern Keeper, at Sagerties. Six thousand acres of land. Situate to the north of, and adjoining the line between the counties of Albany

Advertisement. To be sold by public vendue, on Thursday the 14th of Ap...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans/.; On verso: 1768, Advertisement for the Sale of Sword's Land. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. ... more

United States Congress, 1774-82, List of Dated Topics: "Resolution of Order," Maryland Affairs; Post Office, Admiralty, etc.

United States Congress, 1774-82, List of Dated Topics: "Resolution of ...

List of Dated Topics: "Resolution of Order," Maryland Affairs; Post Office, Admiralty, etc.

A front view of the lines taken from the advanced post near Browns house

A front view of the lines taken from the advanced post near Browns hou...

Print shows two cheval-de-frise and two buildings in the middle distance.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth River, Virginia, establish'd the 5th February 1781.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth...

Scale ca. 1:1,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1453 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of Lt. General Burgoyne, took post on the 20th Sepr. 1777 (shewing General Frazer's funeral) / Barlow sculp.

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water,...

Print shows a panoramic view of three hills along the west bank of the Hudson River in New York.

Post Office, 1791, Mail Carrier Contracts
Post Office, July 20, 1806, Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans

Post Office, July 20, 1806, Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washingto...

Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans

Account of the arrival and departure of the mails, at and from the Post Office at Bethlehem ... George Huber, Postmaster, Bethlehem Post Office, May 1st, 1806. Easton. Printed by Christian Jacob Hutter. [1806].

Account of the arrival and departure of the mails, at and from the Pos...

Positive Photostat. 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 151, Folder 2.

To the public. Whereas a number of hand bills have of late been thrown about our streets at sight, by an invisible post, people in general have supposed that this must have been done by the greatest of villains, with an intention to injure Mr. S

To the public. Whereas a number of hand bills have of late been thrown...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; Southwicj Samuel. 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... more

Map of the United States : intended chiefly to exhibit the Post Roads & distances.

Map of the United States : intended chiefly to exhibit the Post Roads ...

Note: Map was advertised in 1829 in the Weekly Register. Shows Illinois counties formed in 1825 but not formed in 1826. Does not show Arkansas counties formed in 1825. Available also through the Library of Cong... more

Wheeling, Lake Erie & Cincinnati lines of post coaches

Wheeling, Lake Erie & Cincinnati lines of post coaches

Advertisement for a post coach line, with illustration of a coach and four horses. Engraving printed by Armstrong & Green, Wheeling, Va. File print may be in LOT 10616. This record contains unverified, old data... more

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holders, or attack on the Post Office, Charleston, S.C.

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holde...

A portrayal of the nocturnal raid on the Charleston post office by a mob of citizens and the burning of abolitionist mails found there in July 1835. Mail sacks are handed through a forced window of the ransack... more

Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, railroads, & c.

Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post offices, post r...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads. [From published bibliography] Scale ca. 1:650,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC... more

Map of Georgia & Alabama exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads & c.; by David H. Burr (Late topographer to the Post Office), Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

Map of Georgia & Alabama exhibiting the post offices, post roads, cana...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.

Map of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads, &c.; by David H. Burr (late topographer to the Post Office,) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

Map of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and...

Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: London and Washington D.C. "Entered according to Act of Congress, July 10th, 1839, by David H. Burr, in the clerk's office of the District Court of the District of Col... more

Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, po...

Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. LC copy sectioned in 8 and mounted on cloth. Printed label on verso: no. 5, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia. LC Railroad maps, 70 Available also... more

Map of Kentucky & Tennessee exhitibing the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads, &c.; by David. H. Burr (Late topographer to the Post Office,) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

Map of Kentucky & Tennessee exhitibing the post offices, post roads, c...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.

Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. By David H. Burr; (Late topographer to the Post Office.) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

Map of New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail ...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.

Map of North and South Carolina exhibiting the post offices post roads, canals, rail roads &c. By David H. Burr; (Late topographer to the Post Office.) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

Map of North and South Carolina exhibiting the post offices post roads...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads. Scale ca. 1:650,000. From his The American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839) ... more

Morning Post extra. Boston, Wednesday Nov. 4, 1840. The elections. [Boston, 1840].

Morning Post extra. Boston, Wednesday Nov. 4, 1840. The elections. [Bo...

Handwritten on verso: 1840. 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 57, Folder 9a.

Refutation. To the Democratic party of Allegheny County. A paper called the Aurora, and professing to be Democratic, having made a charge against me ... I published in the morning post, the following plain denial of the charge ... George R. Ridd

Refutation. To the Democratic party of Allegheny County. A paper calle...

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 154, Folder 12b.

Race between Bennett and Greely for the Post Office stakes

Race between Bennett and Greely for the Post Office stakes

A satire on the competition between rival editors Horace Greeley and James Gordon Bennett for New York post office printing contracts. The artist also comments on the circulation wars between Bennett's "New Yor... more

Post office, San Francisco, California / H.F. Cox del. ; lith. of Wm. Endicott & Co., N. York.

Post office, San Francisco, California / H.F. Cox del. ; lith. of Wm. ...

Print shows long lines at each of four entrances to the post office at Pike and Clay streets in San Francisco, California; a comment on postal service, impatience, and human nature.

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, sliding window in Engine Room

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, sliding window in Engine Room

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U.S. Post Office

U.S. Post Office

This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U.S. Gen'l Post Office Building, plan of heating and ventilating apparatus

U.S. Gen'l Post Office Building, plan of heating and ventilating appar...

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, heating and ventilating, details of fans

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, heating and ventilating, details of fans

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Details of Senate post office

Details of Senate post office

U.S. Capitol (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Fan rooms and fans, U.S. Gen'l Post Office

Fan rooms and fans, U.S. Gen'l Post Office

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U.S. General Post Office Building, boilers for heating and ventilation

U.S. General Post Office Building, boilers for heating and ventilation

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Column being raised into setting during construction of U.S. Post Office]

[Column being raised into setting during construction of U.S. Post Off...

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Plan and details of principal story of Post Office extension

Plan and details of principal story of Post Office extension

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Coil for U.S. Gen'l Post Office

Coil for U.S. Gen'l Post Office

U.S. Capitol (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Post Office extension, frame for skylight to areas

Post Office extension, frame for skylight to areas

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Building in courtyard, post office extension

Building in courtyard, post office extension

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Map of the state of Indiana compiled from the United States surveys by S. D. King, Washington City; exhibiting the sections & fractional sections; the situation & boundaries of counties; the location of cities villages & post offices canals, rail roads and other internal improvements, carefully laid down.

Map of the state of Indiana compiled from the United States surveys by...

Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, canals, roads, and railroads. Scale ca. 1:320,000. LC Railroad maps, 209 Description derived from published bibliography. Insets: Michigan C... more

Coil for U.S. General Post Office, side view and front view

Coil for U.S. General Post Office, side view and front view

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Details of coils, Post Office ext.

Details of coils, Post Office ext.

U.S. General Post Office (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Letter delivery, post office, Hall of Representatives

Letter delivery, post office, Hall of Representatives

U.S. Capitol (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Suspended column being set into position, U.S. Post Office]

[Suspended column being set into position, U.S. Post Office]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Detail for extension of General Post Office

Detail for extension of General Post Office

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Coil for U.S. General Post Office, top view

Coil for U.S. General Post Office, top view

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

U. States military asylum. Board of commissioners of the military asylum .... "Ordered, that a hand-bill setting forth the nature of the military asulum, and the conditions of admission into the same, be printed and sent to every Post Office in

U. States military asylum. Board of commissioners of the military asyl...

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 200, Folder 30.

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Cornice, moulding, P.O. box, door details]
[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Upper story plan]
To the people of Rhode Island, Election of delegates ... A Democrat of '42. Providence June 24, 1853. The above able article was written by Gov. Dorr, and appeared in the Post of 24th inst.

To the people of Rhode Island, Election of delegates ... A Democrat of...

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 170, Folder 30.

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Foundation plan]
[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Stone and iron details]
[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Roof, floor, vault, sill, etc. details]

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Ro...

Drawing includes details of vault door and iron window shutters. Title devised by Library staff. Drawing no. 10.

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Entrance story plan]
Railroad reform, from the Providence Daily Post, September 5th, 1854.

Railroad reform, from the Providence Daily Post, September 5th, 1854.

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 170, Folder 34.

Post office. Boston. Mass. Boston, October 20th, 1857. I embrace the earliest practicable moments on assuming the duties of this office, to ask of all who have occasion to seek its accommodations, to make such suggestions of improvements in the

Post office. Boston. Mass. Boston, October 20th, 1857. I embrace the e...

Handwritten on verso: 1857. 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 62, Folder 37a.

Corinthian column - U.S. Post Office Dept.

Corinthian column - U.S. Post Office Dept.

Photograph showing Corinthian capital before being placed on a column for the General Post Office building in Washington, D.C.

... Democratic caucus! A meeting for the election of delegates to attend the "Democratic District Convention" ... [Lynn, Mass.] From the Boston Post Job Office [1858].

... Democratic caucus! A meeting for the election of delegates to atte...

"Per order of the Democratic City Committee; T. J. Hilton, chairman, W. Vose Munroe, secretary; Lynn, Oct. 1st, 1858."; On verso: Gift. Caleb Cushing Papers. Oct. 22, 1962. Available also through the Library of... more

Post office. Boston, Summer mail arrangements ... Nahum Capen, postmaster Boston, May 10, 1858. J. P. Plumer, printer.

Post office. Boston, Summer mail arrangements ... Nahum Capen, postmas...

Handwritten on verso: 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 14.

Post office notice. That letters may be mailed in all sections of the city with equal facility, and be transmitted with promptness and certainty,-- the Post Master General has authorized strong and secure iron boxes to be put up at the places na

Post office notice. That letters may be mailed in all sections of the ...

Handwritten on verso: 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 15a.

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission on the banks of the Columbia two miles above the Hudson Bay Cos. post at Colville

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission...

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of 15 or more log cabins near Fort Colville, Washington, with the Columbia River in the middle distance. Title from item. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 6 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

Genl. Post Office

Genl. Post Office

Photograph showing construction of the east and north faces of the General Post Office building in Washington, D.C. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 141. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT ... more

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, showing cluster of buildings]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 5 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia showing farm and buildings]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 1 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississippi & the Pacific Ocean. 1. Showing the different surveyed routes from the Mississippi valley to the coast of Pacific Ocean, 2. the new established & proposed Post Routes, 3. the recently discovered gold, silver, and copper region in Kansas, Nebraska and Arizona.

General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississ...

Gold mines are indicated in yellow and silver mines in blue. Indicates post routes, "old trail," finished and unfinished railroads, and the proposed state of "Colona." Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Relief shown by hac... more

United States military post, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River - General Harney's house beside flagstaff, May 1859 [sic]

United States military post, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River - General ...

Photograph shows view of the U.S. military post at Fort Vancouver, on the Columbia River; identifies General William Selby Harney's house on the right by the flag pole. Title from item. Date for probably May 18... more

General Post Office building

General Post Office building

Photograph showing General Post Office building in Washington, D.C. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 69. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Fort Vancouver, Hudson's Bay Co's. post, Columbia River, enclosing tents of N. A. [i.e., North American] Boundary Commission, May 1860

Fort Vancouver, Hudson's Bay Co's. post, Columbia River, enclosing ten...

Photograph shows view of buildings and tents at the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Vancouver, on the Columbia River. The British North American Boundary Commission survey crews arrived at Fort Vancouver in... more

H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson's Bay Company's] post, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River - officers' mess house and quarters, May 1860

H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson's Bay Company's] post, Fort Vancouver, Colum...

Photograph shows view officers' quarters and other buildings at the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Vancouver, on the Columbia River. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Re... more

U.S. post, lower Cascades, Columbia River - guard house, May 1860

U.S. post, lower Cascades, Columbia River - guard house, May 1860

Photograph shows the guard house and cannon at a United States Army post on the Columbia River in the lower Cascade Range.

[Interior of a western style house, possibly at a border post, with Russian empire chair and western picture frames]

[Interior of a western style house, possibly at a border post, with Ru...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 86. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. military post at the Cascades, May 1860

U.S. military post at the Cascades, May 1860

Photograph shows the guardhouse and other buildings at a United States Army post on the Columbia River in the lower Cascade Range; mountains in the background. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boun... more

U.S. military post, lower Cascades, Columbia River, May 1860

U.S. military post, lower Cascades, Columbia River, May 1860

Photograph shows buildings at a United States Army post on the Columbia River in the lower Cascade Range; snow covered mountain in the background. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commissi... more