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[3 people working in a composing room, various pieces of loose type and a composing stick with letters inserted in it and three justified lines of type including both roman and italic letters]

[3 people working in a composing room, various pieces of loose type an...

Illus. in: Encyclopedie plate volumes, Recueil de planches, sur les sciences, les arts ..., "Imprimerie en caracteres," vol. 7, 1769, plate 1. Ref. copy may be in LCQJ, Winter 1982, p. 37. This record contains ... more

The following piece, which was desired to be inserted in the New-York Journal of this day, December 24, 1772, but omitted for want of room, will be inserted next week. To the printer of the New York Journal. Sir. The approaching anniversary fest

The following piece, which was desired to be inserted in the New-York ...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Dec 24, 1772. 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 104, Folder 28.

New-York, Committee- Chamber, 5th June, 1775. Resolved, that Mr. Isaac Sears be nominated by this Committee for the approbation of the freeholders and freemen, of this city and county, to represent them in Provincial Congress in the room of Mr.

New-York, Committee- Chamber, 5th June, 1775. Resolved, that Mr. Isaac...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; June 5, 1775. 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 108, Folder 26.

Dilettanti-theatricals:--or--a peep at the Green Room.--vide, Pic-Nic-Orgies-- / Js. Gillray, inv. & fect.

Dilettanti-theatricals:--or--a peep at the Green Room.--vide, Pic-Nic-...

"A crowded scene, the amateurs of the Pic Nic Society are dressing and rehearsing..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires preserved in ... more

[Second room containing Greek vases]

[Second room containing Greek vases]

Plate caption: The scenic mask, the Thyrsus, twined round with ivy wreaths, the panther's muzzle and claw, together with other insignia of Bacchus, decorate in several places the furniture of this room. A range... more

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ever used in country dances, in a way so easy and familiar, that persons of the meanest capacity may in a short time acquire (without the aid of a master) a complete knowledge of that rational and polite amusement. To which are added, instructions for dancing some entire new reels; together with the rules, regulations, and complete etiquette of the ball room.

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ...

This is the first of several books published by Wilson on the subject of English country dancing. Performed as a series of figures by a column of men facing a column of women, the English country dance was one ... more

[Horizontal and vertical planes/ room interior]

[Horizontal and vertical planes/ room interior]

In album: "Principles of Perspective". Album not signed; attribution based on inscription inside cover "Indentified as belonging to Charles Bulfinch, & in his handwriting. Ellen L. Bulfinch, Nov. 13, 1894." Fro... more

[Japanese actor in his dressing room]

[Japanese actor in his dressing room]

Illustration showing an actor sitting on a mat, pipe in hand, collecting his thoughts before his performance.

At a numerous meeting of the citizens of the village of Utica, held at the court room, on Tuesday the 5th day of August, 1828 ... for the purpose of expressing their sentiments upon the measures now in progress for enforcing the observance of th

At a numerous meeting of the citizens of the village of Utica, held at...

Title.; On verso: Gift. Caleb Cushing Papers. Oct. 22, 1962. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

An adjourned meeting. This evening, at six o'clock, will be held at the City Hall, in the Court Room. Working men, fellow citizens, now is the only time which is left us, to throw off the chains which at present bind us, and paralyze our energie

An adjourned meeting. This evening, at six o'clock, will be held at th...

On verso: 23 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 196, Folder 12.

Bunker Hill convention. All persons who propose to join the Harrison procession from Medford, to attend the Whig Convention at Bunker Hill, on the 10th of September, are requested to call at the Harrison Reading Room, in High Street, in the cour

Bunker Hill convention. All persons who propose to join the Harrison p...

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 3.

Harrisonians attend! The Tippecanoe boys of the City of Alton, are requested to meet in the Old Court room, (Riley's building,) this evening, Saturday, August 29th, at 7 o'clock, on business of importance. A general and full attendance of the fr

Harrisonians attend! The Tippecanoe boys of the City of Alton, are req...

Campaign.; 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 16, Folder 24.

Fire! fire! There will be a meeting of the members of the New Fire comp'y! held at the room now occupied by the City Council this evening, at 7 o'clock, for the purpose of organizing said company. A general attendance is requested. [Alton? Ill.]

Fire! fire! There will be a meeting of the members of the New Fire com...

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 16, Folder 30.

A special meeting of the Tippecanoe club of the City of Alton, will be held at the counting room of B. Clifford, jr. on Wednesday evening, May 27th, at half past 7 o'clock. By order of the President. J. Hall, Sec'y. Alton, May 26, [1840].

A special meeting of the Tippecanoe club of the City of Alton, will be...

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 16, Folder 11.

[Two men in room]

[Two men in room]

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

Pioneer fire company attention!! An adjourned meeting of the ‘Pioneer fire company,' will be held at the New court room this evening!! at seven o'clock -- for the purpose of electing officers, and for the transaction of such other business as ma

Pioneer fire company attention!! An adjourned meeting of the ‘Pioneer ...

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 16, Folder 28.

Harrison! and reform!! To the Log cabin boys. You are, one and all, invited to attend a meeting of the friends of Harrison & reform, at the Old court room, (Riley's building,) on Saturday evening next, at half past seven, to perfect the arrangem

Harrison! and reform!! To the Log cabin boys. You are, one and all, in...

Campaign.; 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 16, Folder 10.

Public meeting A general meeting of the friends of Harrison & reform. in the City of Alton will be held at the Old Court room, Riley's building on this evening, the ninth inst, at seven o'clock, to make arrangements for the approaching conventio

Public meeting A general meeting of the friends of Harrison & reform. ...

Campaign.; 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 16, Folder 7.

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the Baden, mazurka figures &c. &c. to which is appended the music of the celebrated Redowa waltz, now first published in the United States.

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the...

Compiled by a publisher and small enough to fit into a pocket, this manual gives directions for polka quadrilles, mazurka quadrilles, and "The New Redowa," all "as taught by Mr. Durang and daughter." Other danc... more

... The undersigned would respectfully beg leave to inform his friends and the public that he proposes to establish in Washington a general reading and news room, which will be daily supplied with the principal newspapers published in this count

... The undersigned would respectfully beg leave to inform his friends...

Clephane, James. 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 198, Folder 17.

Dumb waiter for refreshment room

Dumb waiter for refreshment room

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

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.

Boston, Oct. 23, 1852. Dear Sir, The headquarters of the Whigs of Ward six, next door to the Ward Room is now open, and will remain so day and evening, (Sundays excepted,) during the campaign ... Per order of the County and Ward Committee.

Boston, Oct. 23, 1852. Dear Sir, The headquarters of the Whigs of Ward...

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. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 61, Folder 10.

Details of Members' retiring room, south wing

Details of Members' retiring room, south wing

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

The ball room guide, being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille,

The ball room guide, being a compendium of the theory, practice, and e...

This manual begins, as do others of the period, with a general introduction that covers the necessity of dancing and a brief history of dance. Declaring that bodily exercise "drives away sorrow and care," the a... more

Counter for room of Sergeant at Arms

Counter for room of Sergeant at Arms

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

Skylight for Room 87 n.w. and Room 79 s.w.

Skylight for Room 87 n.w. and Room 79 s.w.

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

Steam indicator diargams, engine of Committee Room fan, north wing

Steam indicator diargams, engine of Committee Room fan, north wing

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

Skylight for Room 89 n.w.

Skylight for Room 89 n.w.

U.S. Capitol (drawing).

Floor for room over coil

Floor for room over coil

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

Arrangement of closet in room of Secretary of Senate

Arrangement of closet in room of Secretary of Senate

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

The counting room

The counting room

Illus. in: Jacob Abbott, The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1855, p. 16. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: ... more

Ceiling of the Vice President's room, north wing

Ceiling of the Vice President's room, north wing

Photograph of lost architectural drawing showing design for a ceiling fresco in the President's room of the U.S. Capitol depicting William Brewster, Americus Vespucius, Christopher Columbus, Benjamin Franklin,... more

Interior of George Steers' "model room", as it appeared at the time of his decease

Interior of George Steers' "model room", as it appeared at the time of...

Room with model ships on walls designed by famous marine architect.

Reception room of General Walker, in the President's House, city of Granada

Reception room of General Walker, in the President's House, city of Gr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 14 (1856 Mar. 15), p. 216. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860... more

Rules for the Peace Dale reading room. Adopted January 24th, 1857.

Rules for the Peace Dale reading room. Adopted January 24th, 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 170, Folder 39.

The Telegraph station, Sandy Hook - with view of operating room

The Telegraph station, Sandy Hook - with view of operating room

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1857 Aug. 29. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Room 88, N.W. Skylight. Plan and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers, 30 April 1858.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Room 88, N.W. Skylight. Pla...

In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 155, no. 269. Inscription: U.S.C. Ex. Sky light for room 88, N.W. Scaled.

G. G. Evans's great gift book establishment, 439 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia: Packing room

G. G. Evans's great gift book establishment, 439 Chestnut Street, Phil...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 9, no. 213 (1859 Dec. 31), p. 77.

Boston, Feb'y 19, 1859. I desire to call your attention to my removal from 26 Central Wharf, to No 2 Broad St., Cor of State, and shall be happy to receive a business or social all, at my new Counting Room, at your earliest convenience ... B. F.

Boston, Feb'y 19, 1859. I desire to call your attention to my removal ...

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 6.

Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory - finishing room

Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory - finishing room

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 7, no. 176 (1859 Apr. 16), p. 309. Caption card tracings: Ind; Music Pianos; Geogr.; B.I.

Ward No. 6. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward no. 6, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their Ward Room West Centre Street on Tuesday, the sixth day of November ... then and there to give

Ward No. 6. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward no. 6, in the City 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 66, Folder 23a.

[South Carolina - Charleston - Democratic National Convention 1860. 4 scenes: St. Andrews Hal, exterior; Hibernian Hall, exterior; Yates Hall, interior, sleeping hall full of cots; Committee room of the Massachusetts delegation]

[South Carolina - Charleston - Democratic National Convention 1860. 4 ...

Four wood engravings in: Harper's Weekly, 1860. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Drawing room and glimpse of hall, the Cedars]

[Drawing room and glimpse of hall, the Cedars]

Title from handwritten notation mat. No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Ward No. 11. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 11, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their ward room, Washington St. near Dover St. on Monday, the ninth day of December next ... then

Ward No. 11. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 11, in the City...

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 68, Folder 9c.

Ward No. 6. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 6 in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their Ward Room West Centre Street on Tuesday, the fifth day of November next ... to give their ballo

Ward No. 6. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 6 in the City 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 67, Folder 32.

The popular loan to the federal government - scene in the main room of the Assay Office, Wall Street, New York

The popular loan to the federal government - scene in the main room of...

Print shows a busy interior scene at the Assay Office on Wall Street in New York City, N.Y., where many citizens have come to loan money to the federal government to help finance the war.

Ward No. 11. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 11, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their Ward Room, Washington Street, near Dover Street on Monday, the fourteenth day of December ne

Ward No. 11. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 11, in the City...

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 24.

Parlor entertainments for the Great Central fair at the Soldiers' reading room ... On Tuesday evening, May 17th, 1864. Constant Guillou's lecture on the Island of Cuba ... [Philadelphia] King & Baird printers [1864].

Parlor entertainments for the Great Central fair at the Soldiers' read...

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. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 158, Folder 29i.

Lincoln's body lying in state in the East room White house

Lincoln's body lying in state in the East room White house

Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.715) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Published in: Harper's Weekly, 6 May 1865, p. 280-1 Exhibited: "With Malice To... more

The Misses Cooke's school room, Freedman's Bureau, Richmond, Va. / from a sketch by Jas. E. Taylor.

The Misses Cooke's school room, Freedman's Bureau, Richmond, Va. / fro...

African American students in classroom with teachers. Also includes: portraits of Elizabeth Crocker Bowers and Frank Pigeon. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v.23, 1866 Nov. 17, p. 132.

The morgue, Twenty-Sixth Street, New York, near the East River Visitors' room in the morgue, from which the bodies of deceased persons are viewed ; The Morgue - Room in which the bodies are placed for recognition.

The morgue, Twenty-Sixth Street, New York, near the East River Visitor...

Three illustrations showing exterior of the morgue and interior viewing rooms, with dead bodies.

Hon. B.F. Wade awaiting the Senate Hour in the Vice President's Room in the Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Hon. B.F. Wade awaiting the Senate Hour in the Vice President's Room i...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 18 April 1868, p. 77. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Congress; Geogr.

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their Ward room, Putnam street, on Wednesday, the 24th day of June inst., at 12 o'clock M ... S. F

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City...

On verso: 1868. 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 40a.

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their ward Room, Putnam Street. on Tuesday the third day of November next ... By order of the Boar

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City...

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 44.

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City of Boston, qualified as the law directs, are hereby notified to assemble at their, Ward Room, Putnam Street, on Tuesday, the twenty-second day of June insant ... Boston, June

Ward No. 14. Notification. The inhabitants of Ward No. 14, in the City...

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 15.

Scene in the New York Gold room during the excitement of September 24th, 1869

Scene in the New York Gold room during the excitement of September 24t...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1869 October 9, p. 65. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Finance; Geogr.; Gold.

Dining room in the Lathrop house, Northampton, Mass.

Dining room in the Lathrop house, Northampton, Mass.

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0083). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[3 illus. of The Graham Institution for Aged and Indigent Females, Brooklyn, N.Y.: 1. The inmates at dinner; 2. Inmate in her room; 3. Exterior]

[3 illus. of The Graham Institution for Aged and Indigent Females, Bro...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 31, no. 795 (1870 Dec. 24), p. 245. Reference copy may be in LOT 4404. Caption card tracings: Age... more

New York City - Medical College for Women, East Twelfth Street and Second Avenue - the anatomical lecture room

New York City - Medical College for Women, East Twelfth Street and Sec...

Print shows female medical students attending an anatomy lecture. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 30 (1870 April 16), p. 72. Title from item.

New York City - Medical College for Women, East Twelfth Street and Second Avenue - the General Lecture Room

New York City - Medical College for Women, East Twelfth Street and Sec...

Class. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1870), p. 72. Reference copy may be in LOT 4399. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY NYC ; Shelf.

[Dining room at Sagamore Hill]

[Dining room at Sagamore Hill]

Image in vol. 3, p. 49, bottom right. Forms part of: Scrapbooks documenting the families of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt.

Blue room in President's mansion, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

Blue room in President's mansion, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

White House blue room with circular divan in foreground, chandelier above, and fireplace with large mirror in background.

Washington, D.C. - President Grant signing the Ku-Klux Force Bill in the President's room with Secretary Robeson and Gen. Porter, at the Capitol, April 20

Washington, D.C. - President Grant signing the Ku-Klux Force Bill in t...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1871 May 13), p. 145. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI(2); Pres.; Ku Klux Klan; Congress, U.S. Bills. G-, U- S.... more

Women's Rights: Off to lecture room

Women's Rights: Off to lecture room

Man seated at table and woman going out door.

Washington. Presentation of the Japanese Embassy to the President and Cabinet, in the East Room of the Executive Mansion

Washington. Presentation of the Japanese Embassy to the President and ...

Illustration shows the Japanese diplomatic delegation presenting documents to President Grant and his cabinet. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 34, no. 860 (1872 March 23), p. 24. Title from ... more

The New York Infant Asylum, No. 24 Clinton Place [7 images]: 1. Lying-in ward; 2. Nursery; 3. [no image]; 4. Portraits of the pets [children]; 5. The matron; 6. Queen Bess [girl]; 7. Reception day [women holding children]; 8. Sleeping room [3 women with children]

The New York Infant Asylum, No. 24 Clinton Place [7 images]: 1. Lying-...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 36, no. 929 (1873 July 19), p. 297. Reference copy may be in SSF (Graphic) - Orphans and Orphan A... more

New Masonic temple, Grand Lodge room, west [Philadelphia]

New Masonic temple, Grand Lodge room, west [Philadelphia]

Stereograph showing interior view. F. Gutekunst, Photog'r, No. 712 Arch Street. From James Cremer's Stereoscopic Emporium, 18 South Eighth St., Philadelphia. Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). T... more

[Floor plan of kitchen and stove room]

[Floor plan of kitchen and stove room]

Reference copy may be in LOT 4394. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Illus. in: The New Housekeeper's Manual, 1873, by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe, p. 33. Caption c... more

The Italian boys in New York - tortures of the training room / A. Gault.

The Italian boys in New York - tortures of the training room / A. Gaul...

Prints shows an Italian boy being whipped by his boss in a small room full of children playing music. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 17, no. 872 (1883 September 13 ), p. 801. Title from item.

Washington, D.C. - the Committee room of the War Department in the Capitol - General W.W. Belenap, Secretary of War, appearing before the Committee on Expenditures

Washington, D.C. - the Committee room of the War Department in the Cap...

4 men around table. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1876 March 18), p. 24. This record contains unverified data from caption card.