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[Siege and relief of Vienna in 1683, with portraits of Ernst Rudiger von Starhemberg, Emperor Leopold I, Sultan Mehmed IV, Kara Mustafa, Count of Waldeck, Elector of Saxony, John III Sobieski, Elector of Bavaria, Charles V Duke of Lorraine]

[Siege and relief of Vienna in 1683, with portraits of Ernst Rudiger v...

Illus. in: Der Turckische Schau-Platz erofnet und ..., Hamburg, T. von Wiering, 1685. cf: Victory at Vienna: The Ottoman Siege of 1683, p. 22 and p. 23. This record contains unverified data from caption card. C... More

Bas relief "Bienville, Founder of New Orleans, 1718," by Auguste De Frasse at the U.S. Custom House in New Orleans, Louisiana

Bas relief "Bienville, Founder of New Orleans, 1718," by Auguste De Fr...

Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date and keywords from information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive,... More

Bas relief "Bienville, Founder of New Orleans, 1718," by Auguste De Frasse at the U.S. Custom House in New Orleans, Louisiana

Bas relief "Bienville, Founder of New Orleans, 1718," by Auguste De Fr...

Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date and keywords from information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive,... More

... An act for the relief of David Cook and Thomas Campbell. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs and John Swaine, 1791.].

... An act for the relief of David Cook and Thomas Campbell. [Philadel...

Caption title: at head of title: Second Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the twenty-fourth of October, on... More

... An act concerning invalids ... [Followed by] An act for the relief of Nicholas Rieb. [Philadelphia: Printed by Childs and Swaine, 1794].

... An act concerning invalids ... [Followed by] An act for the relief...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of December, one thous... More

... An act to extend the term of credit for teas imported in the ship Argonaut; and to permit the export of goods saved out of the wreck of the snow Freelove ... Followed by An act for the relief of John Robbe. [Philadelphia: Printed by Childs a

... An act to extend the term of credit for teas imported in the ship ...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday the second of December, one thousa... More

... An act to authorize Ephraim Kimberly to locate the land-warrant issued to him for service in the late American army ... [Followed by] An act for the relief of Leffert Lefferts and others. [Philadelphia: Printed by Childs and Swaine, 1794.].

... An act to authorize Ephraim Kimberly to locate the land-warrant is...

Evans 27846.; Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress ofthe United States: at the first session begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday,the second of December... More

"Ancient of days" - frontispiece of Europe a Prophecy - Metal relief etching 1794

"Ancient of days" - frontispiece of Europe a Prophecy - Metal relief e...

Rosenwald Collection. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists works - Blake, Wm. Ancient 1794; ? Blake, Wm. [The Ancient of Days striking the first circle of ... More

... An act for the relief of Stephen Paranque ... [Philadelphia: Printed by Childs and Swaine, 1794].

... An act for the relief of Stephen Paranque ... [Philadelphia: Print...

Caption title: At head of Title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of December, one thous... More

... An act for the relief of Peter Covenhoven. [Followed by] An act authorizing the transfer of the stock standing to the credit of certain states. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs, 1795].

... An act for the relief of Peter Covenhoven. [Followed by] An act au...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the second session begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the third of November, one thousa... More

... An act for the remission of the tonnage duties on certain French vessels. [Followed by] An act for the relief of Epaphras Jones and others. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs, 1795].

... An act for the remission of the tonnage duties on certain French v...

Evans 29684.; Caption title: Third Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the third of November one thousand s... More

... An act to provide some present relief to the officers of government and other citizens who have suffered in their property by the insurgents in the western counties of Pennsylvania. [Followed by] An act for the relief of Angus M'Lean. [Phila

... An act to provide some present relief to the officers of governmen...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the third of Novemver, one thous... More

... An act relative to the passing of coasting vessels between Long Island and Rhode Island. [Followed by] An act for the relief of Spencer Man and Frantz Jacob Foltz. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs, 1795].

... An act relative to the passing of coasting vessels between Long Is...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-four.; Signed: Frederick Augustus M... More

12th December, 1797. Committed to a committee of the whole House, to-morrow. A bill for the relief of the representatives of William Carmichael, deceased. [twenty-one lines] [Philadelphia: Printed by William Ross, 1797].

12th December, 1797. Committed to a committee of the whole House, to-m...

Evans 32964.; Imprint 3.; On verso: [in Mss.] U.S. States. 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; P... More

3d April, 1802. Read the first and second time, and committed to a committee of the whole House, on Monday next. A bill, for the relief of Paolo Paoly ... [Washington] Duane printer [1802].

3d April, 1802. Read the first and second time, and committed to a com...

Imprint 3. 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 226, Folder 27.

In Senate of the United Statds, April 30th, 1802. The Committee to whom was referred a bill from the House of representatives, entitled "An act to amend an act, entitled,"An act for the relief of sick and disabled seamen," and for other purposes

In Senate of the United Statds, April 30th, 1802. The Committee to who...

Imprint 2. 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 226, Folder 42.

In Senate of the United States. 12th April, 1802, read the first time. An act, for the relief of Paul Coulon ... [Washington] Duane printer [1802].

In Senate of the United States. 12th April, 1802, read the first time....

Imprint 3. 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 226, Folder 32.

United States Congress to, December 21, 1828. Copy of the bill presented for the relief of Ebenezer Cooley.

United States Congress to, December 21, 1828. Copy of the bill present...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen / drawn and engraved by J.R. Smith, writing engraved by J. & W.W. Warr.

Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen / drawn an...

Print is a certificate of membership in the Philadelphia Association for the Relief of Disabled Firemen which depicts a scene of firemen putting out a fire in a burning building and rescuing citizens from anoth... More

A.- No. 47. Revision. State of New Jersey. An act extending the relief by habeas corpus to persons in confinement under civil process [1846?].

A.- No. 47. Revision. State of New Jersey. An act extending the relief...

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 99, Folder 62e.

It seems to be conceded on all sides that the bill for the relief of the sufferers by French spoliations prior to July 31, 1801, will be voted by Congress next winter ... James H. Causten. Washington City, October 10, 1849.

It seems to be conceded on all sides that the bill for the relief of t...

On p. [2]" {stamp} May 2 1910 D. of D.; on p. [4]: 10 Oct. 1849. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.... More

[Relief sculpture]

[Relief sculpture]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Side view of relief work of chair or bench]

[Side view of relief work of chair or bench]

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

Testimonial awarded by the Philadelphia Relief Committee / F. Moras fe.

Testimonial awarded by the Philadelphia Relief Committee / F. Moras fe...

Print shows the Grim Reaper flying above a port, also two female figures standing on opposite sides of a medallion with scene of a man stopping to help a sick or injured person. Includes quotes from the Bible. ... More

Bas relief at the U.S. Custom House in New Orleans, Louisiana. "Louisiana State Seal," by Auguste De Frasse. Date: ca. 1857. Dimensions: 12' x 20'. Materials: Marble, sculpture.

Bas relief at the U.S. Custom House in New Orleans, Louisiana. "Louisi...

Date: ca. 1857; dimensions: 12' x 20'; medium: marble. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date and keywords from information provided by the photographer. Cre... More

To the people of Kansas [Regarding the distribution of relief clothing] ... E. B. Whitman, Gen.'l Agent K. N. Committee. Lawrence, October 22, 1857.

To the people of Kansas [Regarding the distribution of relief clothing...

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 20, Folder 9.

Appeal for Kansas sufferers! ... Daniel Foster, General agent of the N. E. Kansas relief committee [1860].

Appeal for Kansas sufferers! ... Daniel Foster, General agent of the N...

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 20, Folder 10.

Relief of Fort Pickens, by the United States fleet, March 23, 1861 / sketched from the wheel-house of the Atlantic by an officer of the expedition.

Relief of Fort Pickens, by the United States fleet, March 23, 1861 / s...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 May 11, pp. 408-409.

[Map of the environs of Chattanooga, showing roads, railroads, towns, houses, names of residents, drainage, and relief by hachures.].

[Map of the environs of Chattanooga, showing roads, railroads, towns, ...

Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S165 Lacks title and author. "Chattanooga" is written in pencil on the verso. Reconnaissance map is lithograp... More

Rules and regulations. Adopted February 26, 1864, by the National freedmen's relief association, with regard to the schools and teachers under its auspices, in General Saxton's department. [n. p.] 1864.

Rules and regulations. Adopted February 26, 1864, by the National free...

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 235, Folder 1.

"Sanitaria," or Homes for discharged, disabled soldiers ... Fred N. Knapp, Supt. of Special relief, U. S. Sanitary commission. Washington, D. C., May 5, 1865.

"Sanitaria," or Homes for discharged, disabled soldiers ... Fred N. Kn...

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 235, Folder 24.

Dining in great relief

Dining in great relief

Magnesium Light Views in Mammoth Cave. Mammoth Cave Views, No. 28. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Caves; Ky. M- C-; Shelf.

Ladies' Protection and Relief Society Bldg., Franklin St., San Francisco

Ladies' Protection and Relief Society Bldg., Franklin St., San Francis...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 192. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Public Buildings (Schools, Hospitals, etc.). This reco... More

Ladies' Protection and Relief Society Building - Franklin Street from the West, San Francisco

Ladies' Protection and Relief Society Building - Franklin Street from ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 193. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Public Buildings (Schools, Hospitals, etc.). This reco... More

Map showing the burnt district in Chicago : published for the benefit of the Relief Fund /

Map showing the burnt district in Chicago : published for the benefit ...

Oriented with North to right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Lincoln, Loudoun Co., Va. Month 4th, 1872. Respected friend: We desire to present a brief statement of the facts relating to two bills (S. No. 260 and 860), reported to the Senate from the Committee of claims, "For the relief of the loyal citize

Lincoln, Loudoun Co., Va. Month 4th, 1872. Respected friend: We desire...

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 187, Folder 47a.

The Herald of relief from America / Th. Nast.

The Herald of relief from America / Th. Nast.

Woman, on shore of Ireland, holding up a sign for help to American ships; her foot rests on rock enscribed "we are starving". Family huddled behind her. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1880 Feb. 28, p. 129.

Panoramic view of the canal of Panama, From the relief constructed by Ch. Muret on official documents /

Panoramic view of the canal of Panama, From the relief constructed by ...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Ohio - the mining troubles in Hocking Valley - tent life of the striking miners--The distribution of relief to the unemployed / from sketches by Joseph Becker.

Ohio - the mining troubles in Hocking Valley - tent life of the striki...

Three illustrations showing: family in tent on a cold night, exterior of a tent, and people receiving food relief.

Relief map of the battle field of Gettysburg. Looking south. Showing the town, fields, farm buildings, forests, streams, roads and lanes as they were at the time of the battle.

Relief map of the battle field of Gettysburg. Looking south. Showing t...

Scale ca. 1:27,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 338.5 Signed in ink in the lower right corner "Ambrose E. Lehman." Copyright no. 20433, Oct. 4, 1886. Oblique view of a relief model. Stamped on verso: A. E. Leh... More

"Dear friends, what aroused you?" Lines dedicated to Colored men's national convention, held in Washington, D. C., February 3, 1890. Written and read by invitation of the Committee of arrangements for the Central bureau of the relief of the Dist

"Dear friends, what aroused you?" Lines dedicated to Colored men's nat...

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 207, Folder 43. Copy scanned: 2

A map of the Great Forest Region : showing routes of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition, from the River Congo to the Victoria Nyanza /

A map of the Great Forest Region : showing routes of the Emin Pasha Re...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Copy 1 has pasted on in upper lefthand corner: "Note: This specimen map is mounted on linen for use only i... More

Relief map of the Chickamauga Battlefield /

Relief map of the Chickamauga Battlefield /

Photograph of a relief model. Photograph is nearly illegible. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 153.5 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Relief at hand / Dalrymple.

Relief at hand / Dalrymple.

Print shows a St. Bernard rescue dog with a blanket labeled "Tariff Reform" strapped to its back and a small barrel labeled "The Wilson Tariff Bill" under its chin, next to a man labeled "Labor" caught in snow ... More

Aged Cretan priest receiving his food check [from] Ladies' Relief Corps, Athens, Greece

Aged Cretan priest receiving his food check [from] Ladies' Relief Corp...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood (J.F. Jarvis, publisher). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Refugees, Cretan 1897; Orphans... Gr. Athens 1897; Greco... More

In Makudsu's work-rooms - applying relief decoration on the biscuit

In Makudsu's work-rooms - applying relief decoration on the biscuit

People decorating pottery. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1898 Jan. 22, p. 85.

[Washington, D.C. public school classroom scenes - 1st Division geography class - students examining relief map]

[Washington, D.C. public school classroom scenes - 1st Division geogra...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "1st Division." Caption card tracings: DC, Wash. Schools; Schools Classrooms; Shelf.

(Important.) Member of General Committee National Boer Relief Fund Ass'n. As a means of obtaining funds we shall hold a mammoth Fair at Madison Square Garden, New York City, in the Spring ... N. Y. [190-].

(Important.) Member of General Committee National Boer Relief Fund Ass...

Signed: Alfred Chasseaud, general manager. 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 131, Folder 4a.

Galveston disaster, relief party working at Ave. P and Tremont St.

Galveston disaster, relief party working at Ave. P and Tremont St.

Wreckage after hurricane and flood of Sept. 8-9, 1900. Stereo copyrighted by Griffith & Griffith. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Disasters; Ph. Ind.