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Topic: prospect

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An explanation on the prospect draft of the Fort William and Mary on Piseatagua [sic] River in yr. province of New Hampshire on the continent of America

Drawing shows Fort William and Mary on the Piscataqua River with surrounding landscape and buildings in "the town of New Castle on the Great Island"; many features are identified by letter with corresponding ke... more

The south prospect of the city of New York in America

Print shows the waterfront on the south side of New York City with ships and boats in the foreground; prominent features numbered, legend not included.

Vuë de la place capitale a Quebeck. Prospect des haupt plazes der untern Stadt zu Quebec Vuë de la place capitale dans la Ville basse a Quebec / / gravé par Francois Xav. Habermann.

Print shows street view with soldiers marching, and pedestrians in Québec; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city.

Vuë de la basse ville a Quebeck. Prospect von der untern stadt in Quebec gegen St. Laurenz fluss Vuë de la basse ville a Quebec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / / gravé par Francois Xav. Habermann.

Print shows the harbor at Québec, one ship at anchor, men working loading or unloading a boat, and merchandise on shore; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city.

Prospect von Quebec

Print shows bird's-eye view of the city of Québec.

The royal hunt, or a prospect of the year 1782 / South Briton fecit ; North Briton invt.

Print shows Lord Sandwich playing a fiddle, sitting between two courtesans, to the left, Lord North yawns while sitting on a sack, behind them are Rigby, Amherst, and Germain. To the right of this party is stan... more

--Affairs. The sweet prospect behind us, or The outs in office

Print shows rear views of the Prince of Wales, Maria Fitzherbert, Charles James Fox, Lord North, Edmund Burke, a prospective Lord Chancellor, and Richard B. Sheridan, with buttocks exposed, defecating. On the w... more

The sour prospect before us, or The ins throwing up State --.

"Ministers, seven isolated figures, vomit copiously at the prospect of being turned out...." (Source: George)

A view on the Schuylkill, with a SW prospect of Bush-Hill, one of the seats of William Hamilton, Esq.

Print shows dwellings along the banks of the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania.

S.E. Prospect, from an eminence near the common, Boston / del. & engraved, by S. Hill.

Illustration showing man standing in foreground looking toward Boston Harbor and Charlestown, Mass.

Drinking fountain, Prospect Park

Woman drinking at fountain in Prospect Park, Brooklyn.

A prospect of over-education / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows a scene in an urban setting with many men wearing the cap and gown of college graduates, performing a variety of manual labor occupations, suggesting that a college education is available to ... more

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