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"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene of cannibalism in left fg.

"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene ...

Illus. in: Plautius, Nova Typis Transacta Navigatio, 1492. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Composite of scene of Virgin Mary bathing]

[Composite of scene of Virgin Mary bathing]

Illuminated vellum manuscript. Illus. in: Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum (Paris, 1498). Reference copy may be in SSF - Catholic Church Liturgy and ritual Hours. This record contains unverified, ol... More

[Scene from the life of Catherine of Siena]

[Scene from the life of Catherine of Siena]

Illus. in: Caterina da Siena, Saint, Legend, Hier beghint die legede va Sinte Katherina vander Seyn, [Tantwerpen, Gheprent bi H. Eckert, van Hombroch, 1509. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record cont... More

[Architectural title page of Commentaria ... super anatomia mudini bordered in columns with scene of seated teacher lecturing as assistant dissects cadaver]

[Architectural title page of Commentaria ... super anatomia mudini bor...

Title page in: Commentaria ... super anatomia mudini / Jacopo di Berengario. [Bononiae : Impressum per H. da Benedictis, 1521]. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Libr... More

[Death-bed scene]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Death-bed scene]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Illus. in: Joannes de Ketham, Fasciule medicine, Tantwerpen, 1529. Reference copy may be in LOT 4399. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Death Death bed; BI WORK... More

[Kitchen scene from Bartolomeo Scappi's Opera]

[Kitchen scene from Bartolomeo Scappi's Opera]

Illus. in: Opera di m. Bartolomeo Scappi. Con il discorso funerale che fu fatto nelle essequie di papa Paulo III. [Venetia : M. Tramezzino, 1574?]. Reference copy may be in LOT 4638. This record contains unveri... More

[Courtly outdoor scene, with fountain and men on horses (recto) ; faint red chalk sketch (verso)]

[Courtly outdoor scene, with fountain and men on horses (recto) ; fain...

Drawing shows mounted man pointing with sword to hunter with hounds and gun; another mounted man behind; woman and little girl standing at the right; also woman seated near fountain arranging hat of child (from... More

[Allegorical scene of three people with astronomy equipment]

[Allegorical scene of three people with astronomy equipment]

Illus. in: Almagestvm novvm astronomiam veterem ... / Giovanni Battista Riccioli, 1651.

[Battle scene during Second Punic war, showing hand-to-hand combat] / I. Lamorlet(?) fec.

[Battle scene during Second Punic war, showing hand-to-hand combat] / ...

Reference copy in LOT 4613. Illus. in: The Second Punick war between Hannibal, and the Romanes. London, 1661.

[Allegorical scene during Second Punic war, showing Roman galleys in background; with old man and women in foreground]

[Allegorical scene during Second Punic war, showing Roman galleys in b...

Reference copy in LOT 4613. Illus. in: The Second Punick war between Hannibal, and the Romanes. London, 1661.

[Street scene in İzmir, Turkey]

[Street scene in İzmir, Turkey]

Illus. in: Thesaurus exoticurum / Everhardo Gvernero Happelio. Hamburg : T. von Wiering ..., 1688, section 2, p. 205.

[Cosmological scene showing concentric circles depicting creation]

[Cosmological scene showing concentric circles depicting creation]

Illus. in: Mutus liber / Altus. 1702, pl. 3.

[Alchemical scene showing two putti holding philosopher's stone containing image of Hermes, below which are a man and a woman kneeling before furnace where transmutation is to take place]
[Title page with vignette of allegorical scene]

[Title page with vignette of allegorical scene]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Antiquitates italicae medii aevi, sive Dissertationes de moribus, ritibus, religione, regimine, magistratibus, legibus, studiis literarum, artibus, lingua, militia, nu... More

Marriage à la mode--the toilette scene / invented painted & published by Wm. Hogarth ; engraved by S. Ravenet., British Cartoon Print

Marriage à la mode--the toilette scene / invented painted & published ...

Several persons engaged in conversation in a lady's boudoir. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, politic... More

[Frontis, showing Act V, scene IV of Rodogune]

[Frontis, showing Act V, scene IV of Rodogune]

Aquatint by Mme. de Pompadour after F. Boucher, 1759; retouched by C.N. Cochin. Illus. in: Pierre Corneille, Rodogune, Versailles, 1760. Reference copy may be in LOT 4618. This record contains unverified, old d... More

A scene of a pantamime entertainment lately exhibited

A scene of a pantamime entertainment lately exhibited

Satire theater stage on which Sir William Chambers, one of the founders of the Royal Academy of Arts, is trying to slay the 8-headed hydra of the Incorporated Society of Artists.

[Allegorical scene of the judgement of Hercules]

[Allegorical scene of the judgement of Hercules]

Full title page with engraving by Simon Gribelin. Illus. in: Characteristicks...Volume III...A notion of the tablature, or Judgement of Hercules by Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3d Earl of Shaftesbury, 1773. Reference... More

[A scene in the West Indies showing Natives on the beach with a British sailor and three large casks, and two ships in the harbor]

[A scene in the West Indies showing Natives on the beach with a Britis...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The West-India atlas; or, A compendious description of the West-Indies: illustrated with 40 correct charts and maps, taken from actual surveys.... / Thomas Jefferys, G... More

The grinning match, a humourous scene at a country fair

The grinning match, a humourous scene at a country fair

A man stands on a chair beneath a large, spreading tree on which a tri-corn hat hangs from a limb, his grinning face framed by a horse-collar, a woman and a man look on in the foreground, the man applauds, whil... More

[Allegorical scene showing female figure on pedestal, holding staff with liberty cap and shield]

[Allegorical scene showing female figure on pedestal, holding staff wi...

Mitchell collection of American book illustrations and portrait prints Formerly found in: PGA - Thackara, no. 4 Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1921:R01, Container 16.

The doctor indulged with his favorite scene, British Cartoon Print

The doctor indulged with his favorite scene, British Cartoon Print

Cartoon shows cleric Dr. Richard Price, kneeling on a crown with a demon on his back, peering through a peep-hole into the royal bedroom at Versailles, watching ruffians destroy the Queen's bed and bedroom in s... More

Jacob Cats - [Landscape with harvesting scene]

Jacob Cats - [Landscape with harvesting scene]

Drawing shows landscape and village at harvest time with a church in the distance. Several drawings of landscapes by Jacob Cats that relate to this sheet reproduce the same church tower. One, in the British Mu... More

[Allegorical family scene: man and woman huddled by fire; dead(?) child lying on floor]

[Allegorical family scene: man and woman huddled by fire; dead(?) chil...

Proof of relief etching by Wm. Blake from his Europe, A Prophesy, Lambeth, Printed by Wm. Blake, 1794 (pl. 6). Reference copy may be in LOT 4638 E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. C... More

L'Intérieur du comité révolutionnaire. Scène derniere

L'Intérieur du comité révolutionnaire. Scène derniere

Print shows two men pointing out others among a group of revolutionaries to be arrested, perhaps as a backlash to the reign of terror instigated by Robespierre and his followers. Overlooking the scene from a sh... More

[Allegorical scene of female figures in clouds atop columns]

[Allegorical scene of female figures in clouds atop columns]

Unfinished drawing shows three female figures and three cherubs in clouds atop columns, perhaps a design for a certificate. In the center a woman wearing a head scarf holds and touches three cherubs. To her rig... More

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

Engraving by P.W. Tomkins, drawn by Princess Elizabeth, daughter of George III. Illus. in: The birth and triumph of love, 1796. Reference copy may be in LOT 4615. See LCQJ July 1971. This record contains unveri... More

Titianus redivivus;-or-the seven-wise-men consulting the new Venetian oracle ; a scene in the Academic Grove, No. 1 / Js. Gy., invt. & fect., British Cartoon Print

Titianus redivivus;-or-the seven-wise-men consulting the new Venetian ...

Allegorical British satire on the 'Venetian secret', or the secret of Titian's coloring, which Mary Ann Provis discovered, showing woman painting a goblin-like bearded figure intended as Titian, above group of ... More

Shakspeare - Tempest, act 1, scene 1 / painted by G. Romney ; engraved by B[enjamin?] Smith.

Shakspeare - Tempest, act 1, scene 1 / painted by G. Romney ; engraved...

Print showing the storm and shipwreck at the beginning of Shakespeare's play "Tempest" ; Prospero and Miranda are standing on the right on the island where the shipwrecked sailors wash ashore. Title from item.

Summer scene in the country

Summer scene in the country

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Title from item. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Shakespeare. Winter's Tale, act II. Scene III

Shakespeare. Winter's Tale, act II. Scene III

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Simon, I.P.

Shakspeare., Merry Wives of Windsor., Act IV. scene II...

Shakspeare., Merry Wives of Windsor., Act IV. scene II...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Ryder, Thos.

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Cartoon shows a duel between Saul, who has the head of a donkey, and Stoningham in Chatham Square. Both men sit on horseback at a "distance [of] 2 rods," while three other man standing between them bet on the o... More

[Biblical scene, Christ with angel]

[Biblical scene, Christ with angel]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Crone, Henry.

[Mountain scene, 2 men, 1 fishing]

[Mountain scene, 2 men, 1 fishing]

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

Shakspeare. King Henry the Sixth. Act II. Scene III

Shakspeare. King Henry the Sixth. Act II. Scene III

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

Scene in the Cattskills

Scene in the Cattskills

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Caldwell & Co.

Shakespeare. As you like it, Act V. Scene IV

Shakespeare. As you like it, Act V. Scene IV

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Simon, Peter.

Shakespeare. Twelfth Night. Act V. Scene I

Shakespeare. Twelfth Night. Act V. Scene I

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bartolozzi, F.

A new drop scene for D. L. T. / Thaumaso Scrutiny, Esqr., delt. & sculp. ; [De Wilde]., British Cartoon Print

A new drop scene for D. L. T. / Thaumaso Scrutiny, Esqr., delt. & scul...

"A fantastic scene on the stage of Drury Lane Theatre. Tradegy and Comedy are being done to death by the management, while dogs and imitation animals are made ready to perform ..." (Source: George) This record ... More

[Scene with windmill on right, Brooklyn Navy Yard to left]

[Scene with windmill on right, Brooklyn Navy Yard to left]

(DLC/PP-1995:140.256) Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory no. 256. Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress).

Scene on the Susquehannah [sic.] See the Foresters a poem

Scene on the Susquehannah [sic.] See the Foresters a poem

Print shows Alexander Wilson and two companions walking along a trail in a heavily wooded area near the Susquehanna River where they encounter a large rattlesnake blocking their way, one man raises a rifle to s... More

The cowpox tragedy - scene the last / G. Cruikshank, sculpt., British Cartoon Print

The cowpox tragedy - scene the last / G. Cruikshank, sculpt., British ...

Funeral procession showing coffin labeled "Vaccina aged 12 years" on which stands a golden calf; four vignettes, two on each side, present realistic scenes related to cow pox. Caption: Dedicated to the Associat... More

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls ; engraved by C. Turner.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls...

Edmund Kean, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, as Richard III.

[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

Woodcut by John Aikin. Illus. in: The Calendar of Nature, frontis. New York, 1818. Reference copy may be in LOT 4393 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rural ... More

A gone case. A scene in Wall-Street

A gone case. A scene in Wall-Street

A comic scene representing two New York city political factions, the Whigs and the radical Democrats (or "Loco Focos"), as scuffling newsboys. The scene takes place before the half-built Customs House, where se... More

Scene in Washington. In which the Presidental candidate of all the decency or respectable Webb "Whig" Party . . .

Scene in Washington. In which the Presidental candidate of all the dec...

Whig senator Henry Clay is attacked here on several fronts. The artist alludes to his reputation for gambling, his widely publicized outburst in the House of Representatives in February 1838, and his alleged un... More

Lines, on the death of Asa L. Payne, aged 20 years, who lost his life in attempting to give the alarm of fire by ringing the bell at Waterville, Oneida County, N. Y. Dec. 22, 1838, written by a witness of the scene.

Lines, on the death of Asa L. Payne, aged 20 years, who lost his life ...

Verse. 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 35.

[Railroad Scene, Little Falls (Valley of the Mohawk)]

[Railroad Scene, Little Falls (Valley of the Mohawk)]

A41865 U.S. Copyright Office. Steel engraving by R. Sands after drawing by W.H. Bartlett. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RR Locomotives New York (State); RR ... More

Scene in Washington. Sunday Feby. 25. 1838

Scene in Washington. Sunday Feby. 25. 1838

A caricature of James Watson Webb, prominent Whig editor of the "Morning Courier and New York Enquirer." Webb is shown parading, armed to the teeth, along Pennsylvania Avenue. He carries a sword cane, a musket,... More

The cut direct. Or a scene in high life at Saratoga Springs

The cut direct. Or a scene in high life at Saratoga Springs

One of two prints by "HD" (identified by Weitenkampf and others tentatively as Henry Dacre) based on incidents during President Van Buren's visit to the resort at Saratoga Springs, New York, during the summer o... More

[Winter scene] - Print, Library of Congress collection

[Winter scene] - Print, Library of Congress collection

Title devised by Library staff. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Otto Barth.

[Autumn scene with castle]

[Autumn scene with castle]

Title devised by Library staff. Signed lower left: Gust. Jahn, Wien. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card.

[Battle scene with charging cavalry and artillery]

[Battle scene with charging cavalry and artillery]

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

[Scene from the life of Washington?]

[Scene from the life of Washington?]

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

[Battle scene with line of bayonets]

[Battle scene with line of bayonets]

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

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 4. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 23. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 6. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 25. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 8. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

David Roberts - Louis Haghe - Street scene in Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

David Roberts - Louis Haghe - Street scene in Cairo / David Roberts, R...

Title page. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 2.

"Scene Between Decks". Book illustration from Library of Congress

"Scene Between Decks". Book illustration from Library of Congress

Men, women, and children standing and seated, crowded below deck on ship. Negative includes fragments of text above the image. Illus. in: Supplement Illustrated London News, 1850 July 6, no. 135. This record co... More

Scene in Uncle Sam's Senate. 17th April 1850

Scene in Uncle Sam's Senate. 17th April 1850

A somewhat tongue-in-cheek dramatization of the moment during the heated debate in the Senate over the admission of California as a free state when Mississippi senator Henry S. Foote drew a pistol on Thomas Har... More

[Sketch showing a street scene in front of a tea house, with a barber at right, two pigs asleep in the street, and men entering the tea house on the left; includes Chinese language characters on sign advertising teas]

[Sketch showing a street scene in front of a tea house, with a barber ...

Title devised by Library staff. Dated 1850 and signed (illegible) in lower left corner. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 241. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Battle scene surrounded by portraits of American presidents]

[Battle scene surrounded by portraits of American presidents]

Print shows miniature portraits of John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, John Quincy Adams, Andrew Jackson, Martin Van Buren, William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, James K. Polk, Zachary Tayl... More

[Artillery wagons, caissons, travelling forges. ca. 1850; various illus. surrounding scene of horse-drawn field gun and caisson being moved into position]

[Artillery wagons, caissons, travelling forges. ca. 1850; various illu...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, v. 2, 1851, plate 38. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artillery; Shelf.

Anne Page, slender and shallow. A scene from the merry wives of Windsor

Anne Page, slender and shallow. A scene from the merry wives of Windso...

452 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Burt, Charles.

Scene in a New Hampshire court.--General Pierce examining a witness. Scene in a New Hampshire village.--Pierce the good Samaritan

Scene in a New Hampshire court.--General Pierce examining a witness. S...

Two humorous incidents supposedly from the life of Franklin Pierce. On the left, a repartee wherein Pierce, the distinguished trial lawyer, is embarrassed by an ignorant witness. Armed with pages of notes, Pie... More

A scene of scenes for the year 1853, British Cartoon Print

A scene of scenes for the year 1853, British Cartoon Print

Cartoon showing king on pedestal leaning on tablet of 10 commandments, at bottom of which lies broken statue of queen; hanged man, and people with various disagreements in square in front of St. Paul's, London.... More

Sacramental scene in a western forest / lith. of P.S. Duval & Co., Philda.

Sacramental scene in a western forest / lith. of P.S. Duval & Co., Phi...

Illustration showing a religious revival meeting in a wooded area.

Sacramental scene in a western forest

Sacramental scene in a western forest

Large Presbyterian religious service in forest glade. P.S. Duval & Co. Illus. in: Joseph Smith, Old Redstone, 1854, opp. p. 310. Reference copy may be in LTO 4400 D. This record contains unverified, old data fr... More

[3 New York City street scenes showing "ill-paved thoroughfares": "The Fulton Market Nuisance" and "Scene in Nassau Street"]

[3 New York City street scenes showing "ill-paved thoroughfares": "The...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 2 (1855 Dec. 22), p. 29. Reference copy may be in LOT 4383-R. Caption card tracings: Roads... More

Scene on the Macedonian after the battle

Scene on the Macedonian after the battle

Print shows a busy scene in the physician's quarters below deck on the HMS Macedonian where wounded sailors are being attended to by medical staff, some are having limbs amputated. Title from item. Illus. from:... More

Old Houses in Chatham Street, opposite the Park [N.Y.C. street scene]

Old Houses in Chatham Street, opposite the Park [N.Y.C. street scene]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 36 (1856 Aug. 16), p. 149. Reference copy may be in LOT 4383-R. Caption card tracings: NY... More

Scene in the House of Representatives - Contest for the election of speaker

Scene in the House of Representatives - Contest for the election of sp...

Congressman speaking while others stand and watch. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 1, no. 5 (1856 Jan. 12), p.[65].

Nicaragua - 2 illus.: 1. Troops landing at Virgin Bay, en route to Costa Rica; 2. Examining a squad of men at Virgin Bay, about to depart for the scene of war

Nicaragua - 2 illus.: 1. Troops landing at Virgin Bay, en route to Cos...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 19 (1856 Apr. 19), p. 297. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860... More

Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 1856 / from nature and on stone by J. Queen.

Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 18...

Print shows many people from Philadelphia ice skating on the Delaware River, possibly near the Philadelphia Navy Yard, "during the severe winter of 1856." Title from item. At head of title: Souvenir of the cold... More

[Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 1856]

[Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 1...

Drawing shows many people from Philadelphia ice skating on the Delaware River, possibly near the Philadelphia Navy Yard, "during the severe winter of 1856." Title from lithograph published after this drawing. (... More

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua] Scene in the Battle of Rivas, from a sketch made on the spot by our artist correspondent

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua] Scene in the Battle of Rivas, fr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 32 (1856 July 19), p. 89. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE.

Naturalization of foreigners, scene in Tammany Hall / drawn from life.

Naturalization of foreigners, scene in Tammany Hall / drawn from life.

Crowd of men in room, one talking to man at a table, Tammany Hall, New York City. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 2, no. 48 (1856 Nov. 8), p. 352.

Scene at the polls, New York City--Boxes for the distribution of tickets--Everybody busy

Scene at the polls, New York City--Boxes for the distribution of ticke...

Crowd of men gathered around booths with signs "Fremont", "Buchanan", and "Fillmore". Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 2, no. 49 (1856 Nov. 15), p. 353.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa Rica, scene of Schlessinger's defeat [Mar. 19]

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa R...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 28 (1856 June 21), p. 25.

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-drawn fire engine]

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-draw...

Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 1997-1998; loan 4105-L.

A Congressional Scene

A Congressional Scene

Caricature of Sen. Dan. Clark speaking on Senate floor holding cup of tea and sandwich.

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Crowded London street with food vendors, children in rags, and well-dressed men and women passing by. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1859 April 2, p. 212.

Fourth of July scene, on Boston Common

Fourth of July scene, on Boston Common

Riotous scene with children playing with firecrackers. Illus. in: "Ballou's Pictorial" 9 July 1859, vol. 17, p. 17 (entire page). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Reference copy may ... More

A skating scene

A skating scene

Ice skating. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1859 Feb. 12, p. 100. After drawing by E. Whitney.

[Unidentified cluster of buildings with construction scene in foreground]

[Unidentified cluster of buildings with construction scene in foregrou...

In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White Geary, comp. 1861-1865], no. 152, surrogate p. 43 (upper right). Surrogate available as color laser copy in P&P Reading Room.

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