Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
Topic

reading

1,286 media by topicpage 1 of 13
[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Das Narrenschiff. Basel : Johann Bergmann, de Olpe, 11 Feb. (Fastnacht) 1494. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard... More

[Reading a love letter]

[Reading a love letter]

Print shows a young woman reading a love letter. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Haha to ko

Haha to ko

Print shows a mother and her son with an open book; the boy is resting on top of the book, preventing his mother from reading it. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pr... More

Jakuren Hōshi

Jakuren Hōshi

Print shows two figures, possibly the two lovers from the poem "Loving two people equally" based on the legend of Unai Otome; one lying on the floor reading (poetry?) is wearing a kimono with oragami cranes dep... More

Hon yomu musume tachi

Hon yomu musume tachi

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Chuban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Kannazuki

Kannazuki

Print shows a man sitting on a veranda, reading, an incense urn next to him, and a woman standing at a door looking over his shoulder. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored E... More

Le petit déjeuner

Le petit déjeuner

Print shows a young woman sitting at a table, reading a letter(?), and having tea or coffee. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner: Le petit dejéuner. Forms part of: Popular graphic art pri... More

Girl reading a letter dessiné par J.B. Huet peintre du Roi par son très humble et très obéissant serviteur Demarteau

Girl reading a letter dessiné par J.B. Huet peintre du Roi par son trè...

Print shows a young girl, half-length portrait, in right profile, reading a letter; in a framed medallion with leafy boughs at top. Title devised by Library staff. Printed at bottom: Dédié a Me. Huet. Printed o... More

Kobikichō arayashiki koiseya ochie

Kobikichō arayashiki koiseya ochie

Print shows a head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman reading a book. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. A... More

Fumiyomu onna

Fumiyomu onna

Print shows a half-length portrait of a woman reading a letter. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Fujo ninsō juppon : T... More

Yogoto ni au koi

Yogoto ni au koi

Print shows head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman, facing right, reading from a scroll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the seri... More

Shinozuka uraemon no (miyako za) kōjō zu

Shinozuka uraemon no (miyako za) kōjō zu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Purchase; H. Irving Olds; 1938. Forms p... More

[Eight men around table, drinking and smoking; one is reading]

[Eight men around table, drinking and smoking; one is reading]

Illus. in: The Merry Fellow's Companion, 1797, frontis. Reference copy may be in LOT 4638. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rare Bk. Div.; Eating & Drinking; Shelf.

Matsubaya uchi yoyotose yoyoginu

Matsubaya uchi yoyotose yoyoginu

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Hanafuji eijo

Hanafuji eijo

Print shows Hanafuji Eijo, facing left, sitting, reading. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Saishikizuri Kyoka Ehon. Part of a... More

Tales of wonder! / Js. Gillray, inv. & ft.

Tales of wonder! / Js. Gillray, inv. & ft.

Print shows three women sitting at a round table listening intently to a fourth who reads from The Monk by M. G. Lewis, one volume of which lies beside her on the table. (Source: George) Title from item. Catalo... More

Ishiyakushi

Ishiyakushi

Print shows an elderly traveler or monk reading banners hanging above a watering trough; his hat is on the ground behind him. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print ... More

Shichidanme

Shichidanme

Print shows Yuranosuke reading a long letter without noticing that Okaru, Kampei's lover, seated on a railing above, and Kudayū, one of Moronō's retainers, hiding under the veranda, surreptitiously read the let... More

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Print shows four men (poets) sitting around a table with an open book. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: color printed Kyōka b... More

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Print shows Tamagushi, a courtesan, full-length portrait, with several hairpins, seated, reading a scroll; picture hanging on the wall above her shows geese descending on the Nihon embankment. Title and other d... More

Geb[h]ō no atamazori

Geb[h]ō no atamazori

Print shows a woman reading, sitting in a chair at a cabinet containing tea service utensils, on the wall behind her is a print showing two of the seven lucky gods, Daikokuten shaving Fukurokuju's head.

Kyōka hachi taika

Kyōka hachi taika

Print shows four men (poets) looking at a scroll. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: color printed Kyōka book. Part (frontispie... More

Adam und Eva, in paradies ... Reading gedruckt bey C. A. Bruckman. [n. d.].

Adam und Eva, in paradies ... Reading gedruckt bey C. A. Bruckman. [n....

C. A. Bruckman printed in Reading, Pa. from 1816-1823.; Imprint 4.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 163, Folder 38.

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. B bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. B bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Print shows the letter "B" formed by a monk and another man, with examples "Böttcher" showing coopers making barrels; "Bettler" showing an old man with a crutch, begging on the street; "Bärenführer" showing a m... More

[A woman seated, facing front, reading a scroll spread out in front of her]

[A woman seated, facing front, reading a scroll spread out in front of...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... More

Yushima shōkintei

Yushima shōkintei

Print shows women serving tea to men in a tearoom, drinking tea, reading, and writing; view of Edo through opening in rear. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print sp... More

Als nun Eulenspiegel mit dem Rector und etlichen Magistris kam, legte er seinem Schüler ein Buch vor

Als nun Eulenspiegel mit dem Rector und etlichen Magistris kam, legte ...

Illustration for a story showing Eulenspiegel wearing the hat of a jester, standing in a stable with members of the clergy watching a donkey turning pages in a book that had been placed in its feeding trough, g... More

[Two women standing over seated reading woman]

[Two women standing over seated reading woman]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Ein Neues Trauer-lied ...

Ein Neues Trauer-lied ...

In German, a poem, entitled "A New lament," which tells the tale of Susanna Cox (1785?-1809), who was executed for the murder of her illegitimate child.

Magdalen contemplating

Magdalen contemplating

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. Rahl, C. Correggio. Nor... More

Fumi yomu musume

Fumi yomu musume

Print shows a young woman, full-length, standing, facing left, reading a letter. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban... More

Sunday morning ; Log cabin / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, San Francisco, Cal.

Sunday morning ; Log cabin / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, San...

Pictorial lettersheet with two images on one page shows (top) miners in camp eating and reading; and (bottom) miners standing in front of log cabin; with attached blank leaf. Title from item. Baird, California ... More

Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys /

Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys /

General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand c... More

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading. Greeting. You are hereby required, in the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, tl notify and warn the legal voters ... to meet at the Bethesda Vestry ... On M

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the town o...

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 4.

Befiehl dem Herrn deine Wege u. hoffe auf ihn er wirds wohl machen gez. v. Ludw. Richter

Befiehl dem Herrn deine Wege u. hoffe auf ihn er wirds wohl machen gez...

Print shows an interior scene with a woman, holding an infant, seated next to a man who is reading from a bible; a young child leans through the frame to offer a spoonful of food to a bird perched on a branch, ... More

[Reading by lamplight]

[Reading by lamplight]

Print shows Whistler's half-sister, Deborah Delano Haden, née Whistler, reading at a table. Exhibit caption (2014): With deft handling of line and light, painter/printmaker James McNeill Whistler created this s... More

[Reading by lamplight]

[Reading by lamplight]

Print shows Whistler's half-sister, Deborah Delano Haden, née Whistler, reading at a table.

[The slipper]

[The slipper]

Print shows Whistler's half-sister, Deborah Delano Haden, née Whistler, reading in bed with single slipper on the floor. Title and some other information from the Whistler Etching Project website: http://etchin... More

[Three children]

[Three children]

Illus. in album: Autograph etchings by American artists, copyright by John W. Ehninger, opposite poem entitled "Childhood."

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.

[Figure wrapped in blanket sitting on a barrel and reading]

[Figure wrapped in blanket sitting on a barrel and reading]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. B-161. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.925) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Sheriff's sales of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution and to be sold by J.D. Bitting, Sheriff. Sheriff's Office, Reading, December 22, 1860.

Sheriff's sales of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution and...

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 9.

Group on the porch

Group on the porch

Stereograph showing groups of men sitting on the porch reading newspapers. Series: American Scenery. Saratoga. No. 527. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

[Officer reading a letter]

[Officer reading a letter]

Full length portrait of a cavalry officer. Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.607) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Sheriff's sale of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution, and to be sold by J. D. Bitting, Sheriff. Sheriff's office, Reading. Nov. 10, 1860.

Sheriff's sale of real estate ... Seized and taken into execution, and...

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 6.

Dog license [Blank form] 186-.

Dog license [Blank form] 186-.

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 73, Folder 30.

Christmas stories

Christmas stories

Photograph of a staged scene showing a family reading at Christmas. Title from item. Card number: "No. 403." Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GG 17. Forms part of the Larry G... More

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading, Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the town of Reading, quali

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constabl...

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 33.

The Book-worm painted by C. Spitzweg ; lith. by Thielley

The Book-worm painted by C. Spitzweg ; lith. by Thielley

Print shows a man in a library reading a book atop a library-ladder, with books in hand, between his legs, and under his arm. No. 45474. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. S... More

Sergeant Frederick Woehler, Company A, 32nd Regiment Indiana Volunteers

Sergeant Frederick Woehler, Company A, 32nd Regiment Indiana Volunteer...

Drawing shows a full-length portrait of Sergeant Frederick Woehler seated, reading with a dog on his lap. Title devised by Library staff. On sheet: Col. Sergt. [...] Woehler, 32nd Regt. Ind. Vols. Co. A. killed... More

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading quali

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constab...

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 72, Folder 52.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading.- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constab...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 69, Folder 24. Copy scanned: 1

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading, Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constab...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 69, Folder 32. Copy scanned: 2

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constab...

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 69, Folder 16.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warm the inhabitants in the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constab...

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 69, Folder 27.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constabl...

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 70, Folder 5.

[Black man reading newspaper by candlelight]

[Black man reading newspaper by candlelight]

Man reading a newspaper with headline, "Presidential Proclamation, Slavery," which refers to the Jan. 1863 Emancipation Proclamation. Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1985:0490). Forms part of: Cabinet of Am... More

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the constabl...

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 70, Folder 17.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading.- Greeting.- In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants ... qualified to vote ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the constab...

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 70, Folder 8.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting.- In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex ss. To either of the Constabl...

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 70, Folder 10.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the Constab...

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 71, Folder 12.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 71, Folder 5.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading,- Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qua

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 71, Folder 2.

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie piatiknizhiia

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie piatiknizhiia

Photograph shows a Jewish man, wearing a prayer shawl, reading the Hebrew bible. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 77.

Zaravshanskii okrug. Vyslushivanie urokov

Zaravshanskii okrug. Vyslushivanie urokov

Photograph shows a Jewish man handing books to young boys. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 78.

Notice. For the information of those who paid money for recruiting purposes, the subscribers hereby give notice that the treasurer has not been able to hire money at a fair rate for the purpose of refunding the money to them ... Selectmen of Rea

Notice. For the information of those who paid money for recruiting pur...

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 71, Folder 35.

Gratitude! The citizens of Reading are hereby invited to meet in Lyceum Hall, on Tuesday evening, the 12th inst. at 7 o'clock, for the purpose of making arrangements to dedicate the monument to deceased soldiers ... Selectmen of Reading. Reading

Gratitude! The citizens of Reading are hereby invited to meet in Lyceu...

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 71, Folder 43.

Notice. The subscriber have been informed that certain persons who frequent the cemetery, are in the habit of taking the flowers from the lots where they have been placed by the friends of the deceased ... We therefore hereby give notice that we

Notice. The subscriber have been informed that certain persons who fre...

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 71, Folder 33.

Notice to tax payers ... Reading, May 1, 1865.

Notice to tax payers ... Reading, May 1, 1865.

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 71, Folder 31.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading quali

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 71, Folder 32.

Soldiers' monument. The returned soldiers are invited to meet at the ante-room, Lyceum Hall, Monday evening, the 25th inst., at seven o'clock, to make the necessary arrangements to assist in dedicating the monument ... Reading, Sept. 23, 1865.

Soldiers' monument. The returned soldiers are invited to meet at the a...

Title. 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 71, Folder 48.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 71, Folder 27.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and photographed by A. Berger, 285 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and phot...

Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln, seated, facing right, reading to his son Tad, standing to the President's left, facing front.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading, Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 71, Folder 51.

Zaravshanskii okrug. Pervye uroki

Zaravshanskii okrug. Pervye uroki

Photograph shows a Jewish (?) man with a young boy who is reading a book. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 78.

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie psalmov

Zaravshanskii okrug. G. Samarkand. Chtenie psalmov

Photograph shows two Jewish men, wearing a prayer shawls, reading the Hebrew bible(?). Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 77.

By-law. The following by-law adopted by the inhabitants of the town of Reading, April 12, 1864 ... is hereby published ... Voted: That no cattle or other animals, shall be pastured either with or without a keeper, upon any of the public streets

By-law. The following by-law adopted by the inhabitants of the town 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 71, Folder 39.

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you hare hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in e

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town o...

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 72, Folder 1.

A letter from home - on the Allenkaket River, Alaska

A letter from home - on the Allenkaket River, Alaska

Man sitting outside tent(?) reading letter, shotgun across his lap, and a dog sitting at his feet. 64381 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 11543. Copyright by B.L. Singley.

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ... to meet in Lyceum

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town o...

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 72, Folder 22.

For sale. The premises formerly owned and occupied by Mr. Seth Sweetser, consisting of a small house and about one-quarter of an acre of land ... For terms apply to the Selectmen of Reading ... Reading, June 20, 1867.

For sale. The premises formerly owned and occupied by Mr. Seth Sweetse...

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 72, Folder 27.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ... t

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 72, Folder 24.

Charles Dickens as he appears when reading / sketched by C.A. Barry.

Charles Dickens as he appears when reading / sketched by C.A. Barry.

Charles Dickens, full-length portrait, facing front, standing at lectern. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 11, no. 571 (1867 December 7), p. 777.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachussetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 72, Folder 26.

The Lincoln family

The Lincoln family

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3816

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. "At the Superior Court, begun and holden at Lowell, within and for the County of Middlesex, on the second Monday of March, being the ninth day of said Month, Anno Domini, 1868." "The following By-Law

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. "At the Superior Court, ...

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 72, Folder 38.

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading, greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in e

Town meeting. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town o...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 72, Folder 41. Copy scanned: 1

Town meeting. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting. In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the Town of Reading qualified to vote in el

Town meeting. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town o...

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 72, Folder 35.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: Upon petition of William Parker and nine others legal voters in the Town of Reading, you are hereby required in the name of the Commonwea

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex, ss. To either of the constab...

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 73, Folder 6.

The Fairy Story imp. New Eng. Lith. Co. Boston

The Fairy Story imp. New Eng. Lith. Co. Boston

Print shows two girls, possibly sisters, reading a fairy tale together. Title from item. Copyrighted 1869 by Chas. A. Barry. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1869 by Chas. A. Barry, in the Cler... More

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constables of the Town of Reading. Greeting: In the name of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, you are hereby required to notify and warn the inhabitants of the town of Reading, qual

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Middlesex. ss. To either of the Constab...

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 73, Folder 4.

Collector's office of Reading. To 187- Your tax for the year 187 amounting to $ and interest is now due ... James A. Bancroft. Collector of Reading.

Collector's office of Reading. To 187- Your tax for the year 187 amoun...

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 75, Folder 41.

Views in vicinity of Reading. Reading Road around Flying Hill James Cremer's Stereoscopic Emporium, 18 South Eight St., Philad'a

Views in vicinity of Reading. Reading Road around Flying Hill James Cr...

No. 81. Title from item. Photographer's label pasted on verso. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Young America in the nursery

Young America in the nursery

Three girls reading, writing, etc., at table, with boy lying under the table, stereograph viewer on table, and baby lying on floor. 2531 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by M.M. Griswold. Griswold's Compositions.

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress,  https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2021