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Benjamin Franklin L.L.D

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D

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

Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D.F.R.S.

Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D.F.R.S.

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Benjamin. Mounted on mat with another, untitled bust portrait of Franklin.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin. Gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Jan. 1706

Dr. Benjamin Franklin. Gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Jan. 1706

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Unattributed. German Accession 6046B?; 84-73 PAGA

Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Dr. Benjamin Franklin

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

The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor of scurrility

The election, a medley, humbly inscribed to Squire Lilliput, professor...

Cartoon shows the old courthouse in Philadelphia during the October 1, 1764 election where a line of men wait at the steps on the right to enter the courthouse and cast their votes; in the foreground, many men,... More

[Diagrams of various electrical phenomena and title page of Experiments and observations on electricity]

[Diagrams of various electrical phenomena and title page of Experiment...

Frontispiece and title page in: Experiments and observations of electricity / Benjamin Franklin. London : Printed for F. Newbery, 1774. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C... More

Dr. Beniamin [i.e., Benjamin] Franklin gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Janü. 1706

Dr. Beniamin [i.e., Benjamin] Franklin gebohrn zu Boston den 17 Janü. ...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, wearing fur hat, holding book, in oval. Title from item. Illus. in: Geschichte der kriege in und ausser Europa / Christoph Heinrich Ko... More

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. - envoy from the American Congress to the French Court

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. - envoy from the American Congress to the Fre...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, three-quarter length portrait, seated at desk, facing right with left arm resting on arm of chair. Title from item. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between ... More

Benjamin Franklin - né à Boston dans la Nouvelle Angleterre, le 17 Janvier 1706 / Desrayes del ; le Beau scul.

Benjamin Franklin - né à Boston dans la Nouvelle Angleterre, le 17 Jan...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat, without spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top, on base in frame with title plate. Title from item. No. 1515. Ref... More

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. F.R.S. - one of the American plenipotentiaries at the Court of France / Pollard sculp.

Benjamin Franklin L.L.D. F.R.S. - one of the American plenipotentiarie...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, without spectacles, wearing fur cap, in oval. Title from item. After a portrait by Cochin. Illus. in: An impartial history of the present... More

Benjamin Franklin, né à Boston le 17 janvier 1706 - eripuit cœlo fulmen sceptrum que tyrannis / peint par Madame Filleul ; gravé par Cahtelin, Graveur du Roi.

Benjamin Franklin, né à Boston le 17 janvier 1706 - eripuit cœlo fulme...

Benjamin Franklin, half-length portrait, seated at table, facing front; map and his spectacles are on the table.

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America to the Court of France / J. Norman sc.

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America t...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, in oval. Title from item. After the medal by the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres in 1778. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in ... More

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing fur collar, in oval draped with foliage on pedestal with books, map, eagles, storm clouds and lightning, and with "VIR" ... More

Experience du globe aerostatique du MM. Charles et Robert au Jardin des Thuileries le 1er decembre 1783

Experience du globe aerostatique du MM. Charles et Robert au Jardin de...

Print shows Jacques Alexandre César Charles and Marie-Noël Robert riding in the gondola of a balloon ascending from the Tuileries Garden, Paris, France, December 1, 1783 in the first hydrogen balloon flight. (... More

Globe aërostatique. Dédié à Monsieur Charles. Cette machine est representé ici s'élevant pour la seconde fois au milieu de la Praïrie de Nesle, ou il venoit de descendre, accompagné de Mr. Robert ... / Desrais, del. ; Denis, sculp.

Globe aërostatique. Dédié à Monsieur Charles. Cette machine est repres...

Jacques Alexandre César Charles departs Nesle, France after the landing of the first hydrogen balloon flight from Paris on December 1, 1783. Marie-Nöel Robert (on the ground at left), who accompanied Charles o... More

Exp[é]rience a[ë]rostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. 1783

Exp[é]rience a[ë]rostatique faite Versailles le 19 sept. 1783

Vue d'optique shows the balloon launched by the Montgolfier brothers ascending from the Palace of Versailles, France, before the royal family, September 19, 1783. A sheep, a duck and a rooster were the only pa... More

Experience de la machine areostatique

Experience de la machine areostatique

Vue d'optique shows the Montgolfier brothers' balloon, "The Globe," ascending from Champ de Mars, Paris, France, August 27, 1783. Caption (French): Experience de la machine aréostatique de Mrs. de Montgolfier d... More

Dr. Franklin erhält, als Gesandter des Americanischen FreyStaats, seine erste Audienz in Frankreich, zu Versailles, am 20ten Märtz 1778 / D. Chodowiecki del. et sculp.

Dr. Franklin erhält, als Gesandter des Americanischen FreyStaats, sein...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin at the French court in Versailles, one of twelve scenes depicting the history of the American Revolution. Title from item. S. 121. [Plate] 8. Published in: The American Revolution ... More

Dr. Franklin - cœlis eripuit fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis / J. Norman sc.

Dr. Franklin - cœlis eripuit fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis / J. Norman s...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, wearing fur cap and spectacles.

1. General Washington 2. General Gates 3. Dr. Franklin 4. Präsid Laurens 5. Paul Jones / D. Berger sculp. 1784.

1. General Washington 2. General Gates 3. Dr. Franklin 4. Präsid Laure...

Print shows head-and-shoulders portraits of George Washington and Horatio Gates in right profile, Benjamin Franklin facing left, and Henry Laurens and John Paul Jones facing right. Title from item. Illus. in: A... More

Wm Strahan

Wm Strahan

Print shows portrait of Scottish printer, publisher, and member of Parliament William Straham after painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Title from item. Joseph Verner Reed; 1949.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street

Dr. Benjamin Franklin engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat and spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top and festooned with ivy. Title from item.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat and spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top and festooned with ivy. Title from item. Published in: The American Rev... More

[Congress voting the Declaration of Independence]

[Congress voting the Declaration of Independence]

Print shows men gathered in the Assembly Room in the Pennsylvania State House (now called Independence Hall), Philadelphia. Completed figures include John Adams, Roger Sherman, James Wilson and Thomas Jefferson... More

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete American railroad and steam navigation guide and route book ... Price 25 cents .... Dinsmore & Co., Publishers. No. 8 Spruce Street, New-York. For sale everywhere.

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete Ame...

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 21.

Samuel Ludvigh

Samuel Ludvigh

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imperial Majesty Alexander 1st. by his much obliged humble servant J.A. Atkinson / drawn on the spot by J.A. Atkinson, from the observatory of the Academy of Sciences.

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imper...

Print showing panoramic view of St. Petersburg, including Academy of Arts, colleges, Cronstad (i.e., Kronshtadt), warehouses, and the Gottorp Globe. Title from item. Title also in French. Plate 3 of 4. Includes... More

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christian era A. D. 12099 with the Sunday letters for the same period. by S. F. Urquhart. New York. Silvester & Bryson, printers and publishers. 1836.

The mercantile and historical guide, from the first year of the Christ...

On verso: So. Dis. N. York, 1833. 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 118, Folder 29a.

Franklin

Franklin

Print shows an embroidery pattern sheet showing Benjamin Franklin, full-length portrait, seated in a chair in an office or library, he holds a compass in his right hand and there is a large globe at his feet; w... More

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the right, with slight beard]

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait,...

Scratched on back of plate: 275; I.(?) G. Fenden at Brady's. Corners rounded. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Ma... More

The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made, New York: Harper & Brothers, publishers

The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made, New York: H...

Title page illustration showing entrance to the Harper & Brothers building. Title page Illus. in: Jacob Abbott, The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1855. Thi... More

Portland, Me. To the citizens of Portland this picture is most respectfully dedicated by the publishers

Portland, Me. To the citizens of Portland this picture is most respect...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Parsons, Chas. "Copyright Deposit, District Court of Maine: 1855."

Death of Genl. Ross at Baltimore / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

Death of Genl. Ross at Baltimore / from the original painting by Chapp...

Print shows British General Robert Ross, on horseback, mortally wounded, on September 12th, 1814. Title from item.

Battle of Tippecanoe / from an original painting by Chappel in the possession of the Publishers.

Battle of Tippecanoe / from an original painting by Chappel in the pos...

Print shows American soldiers arriving on the left to repulse Natives during the battle of Tippecanoe, Indiana, in 1811. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1859, by Johnson, Fry & Co., in... More

Notice. The subscriber respectfully informs merchants, publishers or newspapers and the public generally, that he has established a collecting agency for New England and parts adjacent, and gives his personal attention to the collection of bills

Notice. The subscriber respectfully informs merchants, publishers or 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 67, Folder 26.

Gen. M'Clellan's address to the army … Alexander & Co., publishers, 619 Jayne Street, Philadelphia.

Gen. M'Clellan's address to the army … Alexander & Co., publishers, 61...

On verso: 2215R, 15 Je 55. 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 157, Folder 26b.

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body of a rebel! ... Philadelphia. Alexander & Co., publishers. [c.1861].

Jeff Davis' confession! A singular document found on the dead body 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 157, Folder 23.

James Kent / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

James Kent / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession o...

James Kent, full-length portrait, seated at table, facing slightly left. Facsimile signature on piece.

War 1862

War 1862

A Civil War cartoon showing New York Herald publisher and editor, James Gordon Bennett, as an American Indian whose pants, torso, and face are embellished with the Stars and Stripes. He awaits the arrival of a... More

D. Porter / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

D. Porter / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of...

Print shows David Porter, full-length portrait, sitting sideways in a chair, facing slightly left, wearing naval uniform with sword. Title from item, facsimile signature. Entered according to act of Congress AD... More

Jac: Brown from original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers

Jac: Brown from original painting by Chappel in the possession of the ...

Print shows Jacob Brown, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, holding sword, left hand resting on a table. Copyright by Johnson, Fry & Co. From a painting by Chappel.

The model war map giving the southern & middle states, with all their water & railroad connections. Compiled from the best authorities & latest surveys by L. Prang & Co., lithographers & publishers.

The model war map giving the southern & middle states, with all their ...

Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 31.7 General map printed in green ink. Imperfect: pieces are missing from along the center fold and at the bottom. Includes tables giving "routes and distances," ... More

John Randolph / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

John Randolph / from the original painting by Chappel in the possessio...

John Randolph, full-length portrait, seated on porch, facing slightly left.

Edward Everett / From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

Edward Everett / From the original painting by Chappel in the possessi...

Edward Everett, full-length portrait, seated, facing left.

Départ du Marquis de le Guillois / A. Bonnard.

Départ du Marquis de le Guillois / A. Bonnard.

French caricature shows the "Marquis de le Guillois," possibly the publisher or editor of "Le hanneton," departing in a balloon and dropping an envelope sealed with a cockchafer or maybug ("le hanneton"). Among... More

Charles Francis Adams / from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

Charles Francis Adams / from the original painting by Chappel in the p...

Portrait print showing Charles Francis Adams, full-length, seated next to table.

Furankurin to kaminari no zu

Furankurin to kaminari no zu

Print shows a man (Benjamin Franklin) and a woman sitting at a table in a house during a thunderstorm as lightning strikes a length of chain extending from a tub of water on the ground to a rod attached to the ... More

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Portrait, head and shoulders, facing right. "Engraved by H.B. Hall from the original picture in Passel painted from life by J.A. Duplessis in 1783, and now (1868) in the possession of John Bigelow, Esq." This ... More

A dollar saved is a dollar earned. Good to bearer. for one dollar to be applied to the payment of any bill for advertising ordered through us in any newspaper or newspapers at publishers cash rates. Geo. P. Rowell, New York, May 1868.

A dollar saved is a dollar earned. Good to bearer. for one dollar to b...

Title.; On verso: {stamp} The Wm. A. Hildebrand Collection. 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

Father of the forest, Calaveras Grove, Cal. / Clark, Lake & Co., publishers, Rockford, Illinois.

Father of the forest, Calaveras Grove, Cal. / Clark, Lake & Co., publi...

Stereograph shows fallen giant sequoia tree. Title from item. On verso: A six mule team and covered wagons drive in two hundred feet - and drive out a knot hole. Charles M. and James H. Clark of 408 North Fourt... More

Our book bulletin- No. 11. Immense success of Buffalo land. Sixth thousand already in press! ... A word to our army of agents. E. Hannaford & Co., Publishers of first-class subscription books. Cincinnati, June 28, 1872.

Our book bulletin- No. 11. Immense success of Buffalo land. Sixth thou...

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 138, Folder 5a.

H.B. Stowe From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers.

H.B. Stowe From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of ...

Harriet Beecher Stowe, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left, holding pencil and notebook on lap.

Truly yours, T. Canisius

Truly yours, T. Canisius

Photograph shows portrait of Theodor Canisius, associate of Abraham Lincoln and publisher of the Illinois Staats-Anzeiger, a German language newspaper in Springfield, Illinois. Transfer; LC Manuscript Division ... More

Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790

Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790

3/4 length, seated, facing left. Photo by H.G. Smith, of painting by Otto Grundmann. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists, Publ. I.; BI; Shelf.

The pirate publisher - an international burlesque that has has the longest run on record / J. Keppler.

The pirate publisher - an international burlesque that has has the lon...

Illustration shows a man, identified as the "Pirate Publisher", standing at center with one foot on a large book labeled "Law", he is wearing 17th century court dress, a large hat with four plumes labeled "Amer... More

A large extra supplement in color containing the portraits of President Cleveland and the Hon. Allen G. Thurman (drawn by Joseph Keppler,) will be given free of charge with Puck of August 22 ... The Publishers of Puck, Puck building, New York. [

A large extra supplement in color containing the portraits of Presiden...

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 45f.

[Street scene showing government buildings, Seoul, Korea] / photo by Publishers Photo Service, New York.

[Street scene showing government buildings, Seoul, Korea] / photo by P...

Copyright by E.M. Newman, New York. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Statue of Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, Pa.

Statue of Benjamin Franklin, Philadelphia, Pa.

Title from jacket. "44 extra" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032181. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

42421 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2... More

Benjamin Franklin and Richard Oswald discussing the Treaty of Peace Paris

Benjamin Franklin and Richard Oswald discussing the Treaty of Peace Pa...

Depicts events from 1782. Halftone repro. of drawing by Howard Pyle. Illus. in: Scribner Magazine, 1898, v. 24, p. 721. Reference copy may be in LOT 4412K. This record contains unverified, old data from caption... More

Anything for a scandal / J.S. Pughe.

Anything for a scandal / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows President William McKinley standing at the edge of a mudhole labeled "Slander" and "Abuse", his right hand raised to a "stop" gesture, and he holds a mud-splattered American flag in his left hand. T... More

Isaiah Thomas esq. designed and engraved on copper by F.S. King

Isaiah Thomas esq. designed and engraved on copper by F.S. King

Print shows Isaiah Thomas, half-length portrait, turned to the left, facing front, in medallion with lavish ornament, including bust portraits of Johann Gutenberg and Benjamin Franklin. Title from item. Caption... More

Puck to the rescue / Keppler.

Puck to the rescue / Keppler.

Print shows a female figure sitting on a stone bench writing a list of names in a large book, including "McKinley, Dewey, Sampson, Schley, Hobson and his crew, Wainwright, Clark, Miles, Shafter, Wheeler, Roosev... More

Filipino prisoners of war at Pasig, Philippine Islands / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

Filipino prisoners of war at Pasig, Philippine Islands / Strohmeyer & ...

Photograph shows male prisoners squatting and standing in two lines. 52296 U.S. Copyright Office. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas. Copyright by Underwood ... More

Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. Publishers of Railway, express and postal shipping guides.

Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. ...

Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names. Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Railroad maps, 192 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ... More

Gallant defenders of the flag Dewey raised over the Philippines - 1st Battalion, Washington Vols. at Pasig / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

Gallant defenders of the flag Dewey raised over the Philippines - 1st ...

Photograph shows U.S. soldiers standing in formation in Pasig, Philippines. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. Title from item.

Church at San Pedro Macati, used as a hospital, Philippine Islands / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

Church at San Pedro Macati, used as a hospital, Philippine Islands / S...

Stereograph shows man sitting on grass, resting his arm on an urn, in front of church in Makati, Philippines. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas. Copyright b... More

The church at Guadalupe - destroyed by fire - the scene of hard fighting, Philippine Islands / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

The church at Guadalupe - destroyed by fire - the scene of hard fighti...

Stereograph shows man and boy sitting on grass in front of church ruins in Makati, Philippines.

Washington troops at the Taquig [i.e. Taguig] church, just before they charged the Filipinos - sentinels watching the enemy - P.I. / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

Washington troops at the Taquig [i.e. Taguig] church, just before they...

Photograph shows U.S. soldiers positioned behind a stone wall at St. Anne church in Taguig, Philippines. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas. Copyright by Und... More

The church at Pasig, showing barricaded tower windows and stone wall defences, Philippines / Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers, New York, N.Y.

The church at Pasig, showing barricaded tower windows and stone wall d...

Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, New York, London, Toronto - Canada, Ottawa - Kansas. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. Title from item.

Franklin Statue, Philadelphia, Pa

Franklin Statue, Philadelphia, Pa

Inscription on statue: Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790 venerated for benevolence, admired for talents .... Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012987. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the descendants of former African slaves now in residence in the United States of America] American Negro newspapers and periodicals.

[A series of statistical charts illustrating the condition of the desc...

Diagram shows number of magazines and newspapers published by African Americans. Title from LOT 11931, no. 37; part title from item. Chart prepared by Atlanta University students for the Negro Exhibit of the Am... More

[Coffee berry pickers, Brazil] / photo by Publishers Photo Service, New York City.

[Coffee berry pickers, Brazil] / photo by Publishers Photo Service, Ne...

Men, women, and children in field, boy on ladder. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by E.M. Newman.

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Photograph of a painting copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. The Free Library of Philadelphia. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 28058. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Five-person drafting committee of the Declaration of Independence presenting the document to Congress on June 28, 1776] / Marsh sc.

[Five-person drafting committee of the Declaration of Independence pre...

Print after painting by John Trumbull shows John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert R. Livingston, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin standing before John Hancock as members of Congress observe, Philadelphia, Pe... More

The cleansing of New York / Dalrymple.

The cleansing of New York / Dalrymple.

Illustration showing a large hand labeled "LAW" holding up by the collar newspaper publishers Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst, with view of New York City in the background. Title from item. Caption:... More

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Photograph of painting at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M311. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Benjamin Franklin opening first subscription library in Philadelphia

Photograph of a painting by Charles E. Mills, copyrighted by the Franklin Foundation. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 028058. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Banker, publisher, and diplomat Willard D. Straight

Banker, publisher, and diplomat Willard D. Straight

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

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Franklin directing the building of stockade fort

Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790, three-quarter length portrait, standing, left profile. Reproduction of painting by Charles E. Mills. Copyright by Detroit Publishing Co. This record contains unverified, old data f... More