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We the subscribers, inhabitants of the town of having taken into our serious consideration, the precarious state of the liberties of North-America, and more especially the present distressed condition of our Sister Colony of the Massachusetts-Ba

We the subscribers, inhabitants of the town of having taken into our s...

Imprint 1.; Non importation agreement. 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 87, Folder 16.

[Sister Jane]

[Sister Jane]

"A woman (right) stands over a kneeling man brandishing a whip. He says: "Have mercy in God's name think oh think of my Poor Parents What have I Done - " She answers: "No you Dog Ill invent Lies to Get you Lock... more

Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter from Com. Perry to the Secretary of the Navy. U. S. Brig. Niagara, off the Western Sister, Head of Lake Erie, Sept. 10, 1813, 4 P. M. [Washington 1813].

Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter ...

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 190, Folder 26.

Dreadful riot on Negro Hill! O read wid detention de melancholly tale and he send you yelling to your bed [Cut] Copy of an intercepted letter from Phillis, to her sister in the country, describing the riot on Negro Hill ... Boston 1827.

Dreadful riot on Negro Hill! O read wid detention de melancholly tale ...

Imprint 2.; Negro Riot.; 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 54, Folder 10.

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Corporation of the City of Washington, approved 26th May 1837 /

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands ...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through t... more

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sister, Mrs. Mary Pitman Webster.

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sist...

Cover illustration shows reproduction of daguerreotype portrait of Pittman, who popularized shorthand in the United States, with board and paint brush. Illus. in: The phonographic magazine, v. 25, no. 10 (1911 ... more

Twin Sister Rock on Lookout Mountain, Tennessee

Twin Sister Rock on Lookout Mountain, Tennessee

Photograph shows three soldiers atop rocks.

[Private Edward A. Cary of Company I, 44th Virginia Infantry Regiment, in uniform and his sister, Emma J. Garland née Cary]

[Private Edward A. Cary of Company I, 44th Virginia Infantry Regiment,...

Photograph shows identified soldier and woman; manuscript found with photograph. More information is in "Glimpses of Soldiers' Lives," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/coll/SoldierbiosCary.html Title devised by Libr... more

The gentler sex - charity for the drunken brother, contempt for the unfortunate sister / J.A. Wales.

The gentler sex - charity for the drunken brother, contempt for the un...

Print shows three fashionably dressed women helping a drunken man on the sidewalk, one holds a paper that states "Total Abstinence Pledge - Sign and Be Saved"; a pathway leads toward the "Drunkard's Nursery and... more

"What are the wild waves saying, sister?" / Gillam.

"What are the wild waves saying, sister?" / Gillam.

Illustration shows James G. Blaine, dressed like a farmer with a patch labeled "Vindication" on his pants, standing next to John A. Logan who is dressed as a girl; they are on a beach looking out to sea, watchi... more

White House--Major Russell Harrison and Harrison children--Baby McKee and sister on goat cart

White House--Major Russell Harrison and Harrison children--Baby McKee ...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). No. 587. Published in: Presidential Pets / Niall Kelly (1992), p. 45. Original negative: LC-J698-81266.

[Glenn Martin and sister, Della Martin]

[Glenn Martin and sister, Della Martin]

No. 10917. Glenn L. Martin papers. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1981:314: C10, F1.

Destiny of the black man ... Muldrow, Ind. Ter. [blank] 189 [blank] There will be a meeting held at [blank] by [blank] on [blank] 189[blank] Brothers and sister of the colored race! Let us begin to notice our conditions in the United States befo

Destiny of the black man ... Muldrow, Ind. Ter. [blank] 189 [blank] Th...

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 139, Folder 3.

Dallas, Texas. With the projected river and navigation improvements viewed from above the sister city of Oak Cliff.

Dallas, Texas. With the projected river and navigation improvements vi...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and advertisements. AACR2: 100; 651/1

A Dream / Charles C. Curran.  Michaelmas daisies / F.D. Millet.  Brother and sister / Abbott H. Thayer.  Variations in flesh-color and green--the balcony / James McNeill Whistler. Pottery market at Nuremberg / Louis C. Tiffany

A Dream / Charles C. Curran. Michaelmas daisies / F.D. Millet. Broth...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1892 Dec. 17, p. 1212. Five reproductions of paintings.

The ill-fated sister;-- a case of unjust discrimination / Dalrymple.

The ill-fated sister;-- a case of unjust discrimination / Dalrymple.

Illustration showing President McKinley driving a carriage labeled "Free Trade", with passengers Uncle Sam and a woman labeled "Hawaii"; standing on the right is a woman labeled "Porto Rico", holding a basket o... more

Sister Longanecker galloping buoyantly up, a goose under each arm

Sister Longanecker galloping buoyantly up, a goose under each arm

(DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Mistress Joy / Grace McG. Cooke and Anne Booth McKinney. New York : Century Co., 1901. p. 338.

[Half-tone reproduction of drawing by G.W. Peters in "Among the Dunkers", Scribner's, Nov. 1901, pp. 513-528]: A Dunker sister

[Half-tone reproduction of drawing by G.W. Peters in "Among the Dunker...

Reference copy may be available in LOT 4400G. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

New sister

New sister

Photograph shows mother with little girl standing over cradle looking at sleeping baby.

Spinners. Smallest girl, Pearlie Turner, 408 East Long Ave. Been at it 3 years and runs six and seven sides. Her sister (largest girl) runs only four sides. I found other cases where youngest sister did much more work than oldest and family stimulated her by praising her speed and the other's slowness. Location: Gastonia, North Carolina

Spinners. Smallest girl, Pearlie Turner, 408 East Long Ave. Been at it...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 254. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... more

Little Fannie, 7 years old, 48 inches high, helps sister in Elk Mills. Her sister (in photo) said, "Yes, she he'ps me right smart. Not all day but all she can. Yes, she started with me at six this mornin'." These two belong to a family of 19 children. Location: Fayetteville, Tennessee

Little Fannie, 7 years old, 48 inches high, helps sister in Elk Mills....

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 1754. Phrase "all she can" is underlined on caption card. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection,... more

Rose Elizabeth Cleveland, President Grover Cleveland's sister and White House hostess

Rose Elizabeth Cleveland, President Grover Cleveland's sister and Whit...

Photograph showing Rose Cleveland, head and shoulders portrait, facing right. Title from item. Photo of portrait.

Mrs. R.H. Davis & sister

Mrs. R.H. Davis & sister

Photograph shows vaudeville performers Mrs. Richard Harding Davis (Bessie McCoy) (ca 1886-1931) and her sister, Nellie McCoy (right). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Pres. Taft, his sister, her children and Major Butt.

Pres. Taft, his sister, her children and Major Butt.

Photo shows President Taft with his sister-in-law, Lucy Laughlin, who married Senator Henry F. Lippitt (1856-1933). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

On left is Anna Pagnette; said 12 yrs. old, has been helping sister in Glenallen Mill all summer. On right is Alice Dugas; said 11 years old and helps sister Annie spin Glenallen Mill. Annie said, "She helps me quite a lot." Location: Winchendon, Massachusetts

On left is Anna Pagnette; said 12 yrs. old, has been helping sister in...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2396-A. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divis... more

Sister Beatrice Bartlett

Sister Beatrice Bartlett

Photograph shows Caroline Gardner Bartlett (1868-1938), a soprano singer, music educator, a relief worker during World War I who served under the name of "Sister Beatrice." (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

[Sister, I wish you the grace and peace of the Lord]

[Sister, I wish you the grace and peace of the Lord]

(DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Wooing of Addie Swisher" by Helen R. Martin, Century, 81:708 (Mar. 1911).

[This is my sister Trixie]

[This is my sister Trixie]

Title from handwritten notation on mat. (DLC/PP-1938:0086). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Trixie" by Frances Ludwig, McClure's magazine, 36:441 (Feb. 1911).

Extremes of age in the Belton Mfg. Co., S.C. The boy is Fred Willingham. Been working six months in the Bolton Mfg. Mill. Gets 50 cents. Sweeps. His next older brother has been doffing a year or two. Fred and his older sister had some confusion about the age, first making him out "goin on 12" and then they raised it. Sister said record was not in the bible. Father and two boys in the mill. Location: Belton, South Carolina

Extremes of age in the Belton Mfg. Co., S.C. The boy is Fred Willingha...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 3019. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

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