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Neon sign at the Horseshoe Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Neon sign at the Horseshoe Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... More

Historic Electric City sign, restored in 2008, shines again. Scranton, Pennsylvania

Historic Electric City sign, restored in 2008, shines again. Scranton,...

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase ; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-201... More

To the tradesmen, farmers, and other inhabitants of the City and County of Philadelphia. And will you suffer the credit and liberties of the Province of Pennsylvania to be sacrificed to the interests of a few merchants in Philadelphia? ... [Sign

To the tradesmen, farmers, and other inhabitants of the City and Count...

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 143, Folder 7.

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign...

Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

Notice. All citizens who wish to sign the Memorial to the State Legislature, to abolish the municipal court of this City, are requested to call at the Alton house, Piasa House of at the store of Messrs Stevens & Trenchery, where the petition has

Notice. All citizens who wish to sign the Memorial to the State Legisl...

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 15, Folder 11.

[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).

[Private Henry Augustus Moore of Co. F, 15th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, with artillery short sword and sign reading Jeff Davis and the South!]

[Private Henry Augustus Moore of Co. F, 15th Mississippi Infantry Regi...

Photograph shows identified soldier who died from wounds suffered in the Vicksburg Campaign in 1863. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; octagon and scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/P... More

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with musket, knife, and sign reading Victory or Death! atop two books]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with musket, knife, and s...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 2-12. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:180) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Lilj... More

[Civil War envelope showing Zouave soldier with American flag and rifle in front of sign with message "Washington via Baltimore"]

[Civil War envelope showing Zouave soldier with American flag and rifl...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Anna H. Breed, Weare Center, N.H.; postmarked Dec. 29, Fishersville, N.H.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Li... More

[Private Silas A. Shirley of Co. H, 16th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, with books and sign reading Victory or Death!]

[Private Silas A. Shirley of Co. H, 16th Mississippi Infantry Regiment...

Photo shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; central oval and scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available... More

[Thomas Isaiah Booker in Confederate uniform with Colt navy revolver, book, tin drum canteen, and sign reading Jeff Davis and the South!]

[Thomas Isaiah Booker in Confederate uniform with Colt navy revolver, ...

Photo shows identified soldier from Louisiana from either Co. D, 8th Louisiana Cavalry Regiment; Co. B, 28th Louisiana Infantry Regiment, or Co. B, 29th Louisiana Infantry Regiment. Title devised by Library sta... More

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with rifle musket, revolver, side knife, canteen, and sign reading Jeff Davis and the South!]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with rifle musket, revolv...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-153. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Mi... More

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate cavalry uniform with D-guard Bowie knife, revolver, canteen, and sign reading Jeff Davis and the South!]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate cavalry uniform with D-guard Bowi...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; circle and scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj... More

Man looking at sign in Beaufort

Man looking at sign in Beaufort

Stereoview shows a side street behind buildings in Beaufort, South Carolina. At left, a man reads a large sign draped over the rear of one of the buildings. Title from inventory. Purchase; Philip D. Nathanson 2... More

[Lumber(?) mill with "Barton" sign on top]

[Lumber(?) mill with "Barton" sign on top]

Illus. in: The valley of the Illinois: A series of photographic views of the Illinois River and its tributaries. Peru, Illinois : D. W. S. Rawson, 1866, p. 13.

[Gertie. Gertie gazing into store with cat and sign "to rent" then holding rental office clerk at gunpoint to get cat out]

[Gertie. Gertie gazing into store with cat and sign "to rent" then hol...

Title devised by cataloger. Preparatory sketches for "Gertie." Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The tables turned - how our streets will look next year as a result of the Chinese invasion [caricature of Chinese men as babysitters and servants, man carrying sign "Chinamen for all work," and Chinese laundry; women stand by with nothing to do]

The tables turned - how our streets will look next year as a result of...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 50 (1880 March 27), p. 64.

Sign for the honor of Washington. The Washington monument is to be dedicated February 22, 1885, and the rites of the Masonic Lodge - though once excluded - are to be performed by permission of the Congressional Committee ... This distinction sho

Sign for the honor of Washington. The Washington monument is to be ded...

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 207, Folder 29.

[Caricature showing Chinese Minister handing "claims of China" to Secretary of State Bayard, who is seated under sign which reads "the Chinese have no votes and no rights which this government is bound to respect, 1886"]

[Caricature showing Chinese Minister handing "claims of China" to Secr...

Color lithograph, after drawing by J.A. Wales. Illus. in: Puck, 1886 March 17, p. 33. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CHINA U.S. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Family temperance pledge. [Blank form for members of the family to sign] [n. p.] [c. 1887].

Family temperance pledge. [Blank form for members of the family to sig...

On verso: 24109 S' 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 238, Folder 42a.

[Josef Hofman, 1876-1957, full length portrait, standing, facing slightly right; by piano with sign "Weber"]

[Josef Hofman, 1876-1957, full length portrait, standing, facing sligh...

Card photograph copyrighted by Napoleon Sarony. No. 25. cf. America's Yesterdays, p. 298. This record contains unverified data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Musical instru... More

Man at table with pipe and mug under "Pabst - Milwaukee" sign - C.C. Jones

Man at table with pipe and mug under "Pabst - Milwaukee" sign - C.C. J...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). No. 5168.

Illustrated sign on railway coach - "Pongyis and Burmese men only"

Illustrated sign on railway coach - "Pongyis and Burmese men only"

Published in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 1120. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Illustrated sign on railway coach - "Women only"

Illustrated sign on railway coach - "Women only"

Published in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 1120 Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Stuffed reindeer on street - a butcher's sign, Dawson, Yukon Territory, Canada]

[Stuffed reindeer on street - a butcher's sign, Dawson, Yukon Territor...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Stores...; Butchers; Taxidermy; Gold Rush in Yukon; B.I.; Shelf.

[Sign posted in field]

[Sign posted in field]

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

[Man seated in his library, looking at raven above door; and quotation from poem The Raven, "'Be that word our sign of parting, bird or fiend!' I shrieked, upstarting"]

[Man seated in his library, looking at raven above door; and quotation...

Illus. in: The Works of Edgar Allan Poe. New York : P.F. Collier & Son, vol. 5, frontispiece. From painting by Arthur E. Becher. Reference copy in LOT 4442.

Sign board says, "Do not climb this tree" (black pine tree)

Sign board says, "Do not climb this tree" (black pine tree)

Print shows a pine tree branch falling on a Russian soldier. Title from item. Descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Nihon banzai hyakusen h... More

We must think of it as a kind of sign

We must think of it as a kind of sign

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1935:0006). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Daughters of Zion" by Kate Douglas Wiggin, Scribner's, 40:411 (Oct. 1906).

"Don't sign that declaration, gentlemen! You'll hurt business!" / Ehrhart with acknowledgements.

"Don't sign that declaration, gentlemen! You'll hurt business!" / Ehrh...

Illustration shows a sketch after Trumbull's painting "The Declaration of Independence" with John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert R. Livingston, Thomas Jefferson, and Charles Thomson, standing around a table where... More

Two of the Boys Working in Phoenix American Cob Pipe Factory, Washington, Mo. Smallest boy is Joe Krummel. See sign, "Wanted--Men and Boys." Around corner was a sign, "Girls Wanted." Couldn't get any photos of girls. Location: Washington, Missouri

Two of the Boys Working in Phoenix American Cob Pipe Factory, Washingt...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Miscellaneous. Hine no. 1709. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... More

Electrical sign blown into Broadway, N.Y.

Electrical sign blown into Broadway, N.Y.

Photo shows damage done by a 110 mph wind, New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011 and New York Times, Feb. 23, 1912)

[William Sulzer, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, with large floral horseshoe and sign "Our governor: Stand firm! The people believe in you..."]

[William Sulzer, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, with la...

No copyright renewal per LC Photoduplication Service. Underwood and Underwood photo.

Camp Cowan, sign board

Camp Cowan, sign board

J179264 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 3668. Title from item.

German Sanitary sign near Lodz

German Sanitary sign near Lodz

Photograph shows a sign in German "Trinkwasser" (drinking water) next to a pump in Lodz, Poland during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Put your back into it and help to give the final push. Sign the enlistment form / James Walker (Dublin) Ltd.

Put your back into it and help to give the final push. Sign the enlist...

Poster showing Allied soldiers, left, and German soldiers, each group struggling to push a huge red ball "Victory" over a peak. Title from item. Warrant No. 6211-12000-H.M.S.O.

Massasoit--On his way to meet the Pilgrims and sign the Peace Treaty, 1621 / Waud & Jenkins, Cambridge ; [sic] by Alexander Gilmore, Boston.

Massasoit--On his way to meet the Pilgrims and sign the Peace Treaty, ...

Massasoit, full-length portrait, standing facing front, holding peace pipe; lake in background.

Campaign in Colorado [donkey with National Woman's Party sign advocating opposition to Democratic Party]

Campaign in Colorado [donkey with National Woman's Party sign advocati...

Title transcribed from item, with additional information derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of donkey (symbol of Democratic Party) with sign on back, "It means freedom for women to vote a... More

[Toinette outside his shop with sign]

[Toinette outside his shop with sign]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0109). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Poor Toinette" by John A. Moroso, Delineator, 91:10 (Oct. 1917).

At the sign of the red triangle--The Y.M.C.A. keeps the home ties from breaking Help take the red triangle to our boys--Many will give their lives--All can give their money / / John F. Butler ; Globe Lithographing Company, New York.

At the sign of the red triangle--The Y.M.C.A. keeps the home ties from...

Poster showing soldiers gathering at a Y.M.C.A. dugout canteen. National War Work Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy Straight Collection.

Sign put up by the Belgians in recognition of the services of the American Red Cross which erected and supported the civilian hospital at Leysele, Belgium. The sign is on the grounds of the hospital

Sign put up by the Belgians in recognition of the services of the Amer...

Caption from negative sleeve: Poster, Belgique. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Guerin. Additional date: 2 Decemb... More

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