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The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained. Wherein the manner of performing all steps in ball dancing is made easy by a new and familiar method. In two parts ... The whole containing sixty figures drawn from the life, and curiously engraved on copper plates.

The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained. Wherein the mann...

This is a translation of one of the most important sources for the study and reconstruction of eighteenth-century dance--Pierre Rameau's 1725 Le maître a danser. Translated by English dancer and writer John Es... more

The art of dancing explained by reading and figures; whereby the manner of performing the steps is made easy by a new and familiar method:

The art of dancing explained by reading and figures; whereby the manne...

The title page indicates the book was completed in 1724. However, the cost of the thirty-five full-page plates precluded publication until 1735. In this treatise of two parts, Tomlinson (c. 1690-1753?) sets for... more

[Steps, Amsterdam]

[Steps, Amsterdam]

Kennedy, 403 (second state). Signed with butterfly on plate in pencil and on verso. Coll. marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342) and H. G. Whittemore (Lugt suppl. 1384a). Title and other information from Beall. Am... more

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In Senate, February 12 1805. Resolved, that our Senators in the Congress of the United States be instructed, and our representatives requested, to take all legal and necessary steps, to use their utmost exertions,

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In Senate, February 12 1805. Resolved, ...

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 47, Folder 25a.

Sub treasurers taking long steps, or The magician broke down

Sub treasurers taking long steps, or The magician broke down

Entered according to Act of Congress, in 1838 by H.R. Robinson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the Southern District of N.Y. Printed & published by H.R. Robinson, 52 Cortlandt & 11 ... more

Iron risers of steps in Senate Chamber, n.w.
[Diagram for Constuction of steps to entrance of U.S. Capitol]

[Diagram for Constuction of steps to entrance of U.S. Capitol]

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Iron risers for steps of gallery, Senate Chamber, n.w.

Iron risers for steps of gallery, Senate Chamber, n.w.

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

Iron risers of steps in Senate Chamber, n.w.

Iron risers of steps in Senate Chamber, n.w.

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

Details of front steps

Details of front steps

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

Steps to main entrance on eastern fronts

Steps to main entrance on eastern fronts

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

Diagram for construction of flooring/steps of entrance to U.S. Capitol

Diagram for construction of flooring/steps of entrance to U.S. Capitol

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

Iron risers for steps of gallery, Senate Chamber, n.w.

Iron risers for steps of gallery, Senate Chamber, n.w.

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

Details of front steps

Details of front steps

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

Iron risers of steps in Senate Chamber, n.w.

Iron risers of steps in Senate Chamber, n.w.

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

To the public. The undersigned, inventor of the marble slab coffins, having taken the initiatory steps to secure his rights by letters patent of the United States is now prepared to dispose of rights either by license to build or for territory.

To the public. The undersigned, inventor of the marble slab coffins, h...

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 201, Folder 7.

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C., showing construction of the front steps]

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C....

Illus. in: Views of the Treasury Building, plate 42. Microfilm in LOT 12364.

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C., showing construction of the front steps]

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C....

Illus. in: Views of the Treasury Building, plate 43. Microfilm in LOT 12364.

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C., showing construction of the front steps]

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C....

Illus. in: Views of the Treasury Building, plate 44. Microfilm in LOT 12364.

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C., showing construction of the front steps and columns]

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C....

Illus. in: Views of the Treasury Building, plate 47. Microfilm in LOT 12364.

[Two unidentified soldiers and others at the front steps of a house]

[Two unidentified soldiers and others at the front steps of a house]

Photograph shows two soldiers, two women, three girls, and an African American boy wearing an apron posing on or next to steps. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Brady-Handy photograph collection (... more

[Doorway and steps with iron railing]

[Doorway and steps with iron railing]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. Possibly in Alexandria or Washington, D.C. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Washington D.C. - The inauguration - The procession from the Senate chamber passing through the rotunda to the east steps of the Capitol [March 4, 1873]

Washington D.C. - The inauguration - The procession from the Senate ch...

Shows Grant walking through a crowd in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 36, 1873 March 15, p. 5. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Grant, Ulysses S. Inauguration, 1873.

[Frances Benjamin Johnston (front), with Mills Thompson (left) and Frank Phister, full-length portrait, posed on steps outside her studio (?)]

[Frances Benjamin Johnston (front), with Mills Thompson (left) and Fra...

LC-J698-100006. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Small girl crawling up steps]

[Small girl crawling up steps]

Photo by Eadweard Muybridge. Illus. in Animal Locomotion, pl. 472. Note: copy negs were made from identical volume in General Collections. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption ca... more

Paris Exposition; steps to the first stage of the Eiffel Tower, Paris Exhibition 1889

Paris Exposition; steps to the first stage of the Eiffel Tower, Paris ...

This record contains unverified data from old caption card. Tissandier Collection. Caption card tracings: Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France); Exhibitions France Paris 1880-1890; Tour Eiffel (Paris, ... more

Reading the Declaration of Independence by John Nixon, from the steps of Independence Hall, Philadelphia, July 8, 1776 / drawn by E.A. Abbey.

Reading the Declaration of Independence by John Nixon, from the steps ...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 July 15, p. 573.

[Haddon Hall, steps, Derbyshire, England]

[Haddon Hall, steps, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10871". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[The museum, the steps from the lower chapel, Zurich, Switzerland]

[The museum, the steps from the lower chapel, Zurich, Switzerland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "17608". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

[Bedruthan Steps, II, Cornwall, England]

[Bedruthan Steps, II, Cornwall, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "11139". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Capstone steps, Ilfracombe, England]

[Capstone steps, Ilfracombe, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10148". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Haddon Hall, from terrace steps, Derbyshire, England]

[Haddon Hall, from terrace steps, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10404". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Haddon Hall, Dorothy Vernon's Steps, Derbyshire, England]

[Haddon Hall, Dorothy Vernon's Steps, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10873". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Haddon Hall, the terrace steps, Derbyshire, England]

[Haddon Hall, the terrace steps, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10405". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Benares - woman walking; stone steps in background

Benares - woman walking; stone steps in background

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

[Woman on steps with 5 children, Lynn, Mass.]

[Woman on steps with 5 children, Lynn, Mass.]

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Caption card tracings: Labor & l. classes Dwellings; Parent & child; Massachusetts; Shelf.

Benares - three small boys on stone steps

Benares - three small boys on stone steps

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

Bangkok - detail of Wat Chang; warrior figures at each side of steps leading to tower

Bangkok - detail of Wat Chang; warrior figures at each side of steps l...

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

Peasant children on the steps of the Temple of Vesta, Rome, Italy

Peasant children on the steps of the Temple of Vesta, Rome, Italy

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Children; Ph. Ind.

The Capitol from the Library steps, Washington

The Capitol from the Library steps, Washington

Copyright 1898 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: The Capital from the Library steps. Caption for similar image (LC-USZ62-94485) lists title as: [View of the Capitol from Libr... more

[Two African American children sitting on steps to porch]

[Two African American children sitting on steps to porch]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 257. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

[Exterior view of church with group of African American men standing on steps in Georgia]

[Exterior view of church with group of African American men standing o...

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 4, no. 336. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

Negro woman and children on steps of day nursery of Women's League, Newport, R.I.

Negro woman and children on steps of day nursery of Women's League, Ne...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Reportedly displayed as part of the American Negro exhibit at the Paris Exposition of 1900. Caption card tracings: Daycare; African American History; W... more

[African American men seated on porch steps]

[African American men seated on porch steps]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 254. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

Ubediah seeking knowledge on steps of Old Eli, 1815

Ubediah seeking knowledge on steps of Old Eli, 1815

Three men, one dressed in cap and gown, on car with Yale University pennant used as float in a Hawaiian festival. George Grantham Bain Collection.

[Girl in nightgown holding candle on steps]

[Girl in nightgown holding candle on steps]

Photoprint by Fitz W. Guerin. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Children; Sentimental; Candles.

[Father O'Kief, a monk, posed full-length, standing at bottom of brick steps of the old Spanish mission church, San Luis Rey, California]

[Father O'Kief, a monk, posed full-length, standing at bottom of brick...

D16327 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 601. Copyright by G.P. Thresher and C.C. Pierce.

A group of boys from the Normal School [posed on steps], Manila, P.I.

A group of boys from the Normal School [posed on steps], Manila, P.I.

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 3520. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney seated on steps]

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney seated on steps]

Title devised by Library staff. Pinckney's name is misidentified as "Rosewell Flower Newcomb" on caption card or item. Roswell Pinckney was the son of White House steward, Henry Pinckney (Source: K. Pinckney, 2... more

The first steps alone; - May 20th, 1902 / Ehrhart.

The first steps alone; - May 20th, 1902 / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows Columbia standing on the seashore with a small child who is wearing a hat labeled "Cuba"; Columbia has dropped a ribbon labeled "U.S. Protectorate" that is wrapped around the young girls wais... more

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