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Ecce homo / B-b-y.

Ecce homo / B-b-y.

Print shows an enraged, wild-eyed and possibly demented man, identified (in the British Museum CPPS) as William Austin, violently reviling "Damn your foolish caricatures" posted in the window of Matthew Darly's... More

A view of the new market from the corner of Shippen & Second-streets Philada. 1787 / Thackara sc.

A view of the new market from the corner of Shippen & Second-streets P...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood, Cist, and Trenchard, 1788 February, opp. p. 53. Fielding, 1569 Published in: The America... More

McIlvoy Building, West Main Street, Danville, Boyle County, KY

McIlvoy Building, West Main Street, Danville, Boyle County, KY

Survey number: HABS KY-40 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction

Life in Philadelphia. Plate 11 C

Life in Philadelphia. Plate 11 C

Print shows an African American woman, wearing a very large hat, in a shop trying to purchase a pair of stockings. Title from item. Plate XI. Caption: "Have you any flesh coloured silk stockings, young man?" ... More

Narumi

Narumi

Print shows travelers and porters carrying a sedan chair passing shops on a street at the Narumi station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print ... More

Seki

Seki

Print shows travelers outside a men's clothing shop selling hats and short kimonos, also standing at the entrance to a gated area, some shops closed with painted designs on fabric at the Seki station on the Tōk... More

Goyu

Goyu

Print shows travelers walking down street between many stores, shops, and inns at the Goyu station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specia... More

Kanagawa

Kanagawa

Print shows travelers walking up steep street with shops and inns on the left offering view of the ocean where ships are anchored or under sail.

Kanagawa

Kanagawa

Print shows travelers walking up incline on the Tōkaidō Road at the Kanagawa station with village buildings and harbor with ships on the left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spo... More

Fujikawa

Fujikawa

Print shows travelers walking past shops at the Fujikawa station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series:... More

Futagawa

Futagawa

Print shows a man with a shoulder pole, travelers, and others outside a thatched-roof shop, the vendor sitting on a table in front, at the Futagawa station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive infor... More

Yoshiwara

Yoshiwara

Print shows two travelers outside a shop, the vendor sitting on a table in front, also pine trees, haystacks, and a view of Mount Fuji in the background, at the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and ... More

[North side of Chestnut Street, below Second Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[North side of Chestnut Street, below Second Street, Philadelphia, Pen...

Attributed to William Y. McAllister. Case: plain leather double case; pressure sensitive label attached to case: 22/23. Housed in case with DAG no. 1276. Printed on paper label on back of case: William Y. McAll... More

[North side of Chestnut Street, between Second Street and Third Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[North side of Chestnut Street, between Second Street and Third Street...

Attributed to William Y. McAllister. Case: plain leather double case; pressure sensitive label attached to case: 22/23. Housed in case with DAG no. 1277. Printed on paper label on back of case: William Y. McAll... More

Design for advertisement, Charles Oakford & Sons, furrier and hatter, located at 104 Chestnut Jas. F. Queen

Design for advertisement, Charles Oakford & Sons, furrier and hatter, ...

Drawing shows a street view of the façade of a storefront with entrances, windows with merchandise displays, awning over an entrance, and lightly sketched pedestrians; across top are samples of lettering and de... More

[No. 46 to No. 52, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[No. 46 to No. 52, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

Signs on buildings include: Walking Canes, McAllister, McAllister & Son, W.G. Mason Engraver, A.J. McDuffee. In frame with gold leaf around window opening. Paper label on back of frame: View of houses No. 46 to... More

Yui

Yui

Print shows travelers on a street at the Yui station on the Tōkaidō Road, with cliffs and view of the sea in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print s... More

Futagawa

Futagawa

Print shows travelers with palanquins and approaching on foot, a shop with the merchant sitting on a bench in front, at the Futagawa station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Fujisawa

Fujisawa

Print shows travelers on a street at the Fujisawa station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Tōkaid... More

Narumi

Narumi

Print shows travelers, including a group with a palanquin, in the commercial district of the Narumi station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pri... More

Fujisawa

Fujisawa

Print shows travelers on street among shops with banners in the commercial district of the Fujisawa station on the Tōkaidō Road.

Goyu

Goyu

Print shows travelers, including two carrying a palanquin, on a street in the commercial district at the Goyu station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsor... More

Eighth Steet below Chestnut, west side

Eighth Steet below Chestnut, west side

Photograph shows stores and shops on the west side of 8th Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Saddlery at Shamoken i.e., Shamokin 1851

Saddlery at Shamoken i.e., Shamokin 1851

Drawing shows the front façade of a saddlery shop with the saddler standing at the doorway of his business, in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Saddlery at Sh... More

Southwest corner of 7th and Market streets Richards & Betts, photographists, No. 179 Chesnut St. Philadelphia

Southwest corner of 7th and Market streets Richards & Betts, photograp...

Photograph shows a building at the intersection of Market and 7th streets in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; signage states "Book & Job Printing Office", "Printing Office", "230 W. Brown 230", "Cheap Office", and "... More

Granite palatial store of Messrs. Cope & Co., Market Street, Philadelphia Devereux del. et sc

Granite palatial store of Messrs. Cope & Co., Market Street, Philadelp...

Print shows an exterior view of buildings on Market Street, Philadelphia, with the Caleb Cope & Co., silk goods merchant, building at center, with carts and wagons on the street. Title from item. Signed on bloc... More

Ryōgokubashi Ōkawabata

Ryōgokubashi Ōkawabata

Print shows pedestrians and porters crossing the Ryōgoku Bridge with many boats on the river and view of vendor stands in foreground along the river bank. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nic... More

Sitaya hirokōji

Sitaya hirokōji

Print shows people walking in a procession down a street past clothing or drapery stores in Shitaya. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. F... More

Nihonbashi yukibare

Nihonbashi yukibare

Print shows several boats on the river approaching the Nihonbashi, with snow on the buildings and shops along the waterfront, and with Mount Fuji in the distance. Title and other descriptive information compile... More

Nihonbashi yukibare

Nihonbashi yukibare

Print shows several boats on the river approaching the Nihon bridge, with snow on the buildings and shops along the waterfront, and with Mount Fuji in the distance.

Yotsuya naitō shijuku

Yotsuya naitō shijuku

Print shows rear view of horses with decorated hooves, a row of shops with shoppers. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: ... More

Hooded house in the Grande Place, Guingamp, (p. 51.)

Hooded house in the Grande Place, Guingamp, (p. 51.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 7. Title from item.

[La marchande de moutarde] / Whistler.

[La marchande de moutarde] / Whistler.

Print shows a young woman standing in the doorway of the shop that sells mustard; a woman stands in the interior of the shop, filling an order. Title from Beall. Signed on plate. American prints in the Library ... More

Ueno yamashita

Ueno yamashita

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the Yamashita quarter of Ueno, with the tops of many parasols in the foreground, and travelers and shops in the commercial district. Title and other descriptive information comp... More

Houses in front of the cathedral, Quimper, (p. 167.)

Houses in front of the cathedral, Quimper, (p. 167.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 39. Title from item.

Hooded house in the market-place, Napoléonville, (p. 236.)

Hooded house in the market-place, Napoléonville, (p. 236.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 67. Title from item.

Astor stores, Broadway, New-York

Astor stores, Broadway, New-York

Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GNY 23. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Library of Congress) Purcha... More

New York

New York

Title from item.

Epicerie arabe / Zangaki.

Epicerie arabe / Zangaki.

Men standing next to shop stall open to street, Egypt(?). Title from item. Photograph by Adelphi and Constantine Zangaki. No. 664.

Tunis. La Mosquée Becquia / ND Phot.

Tunis. La Mosquée Becquia / ND Phot.

Street lined with shop stalls, mosque in background, Tunis, Tunisia.

Main Street, Petroleum Centre

Main Street, Petroleum Centre

Stereograph showing view down Main Street with the Petroleum Centre Dry Goods and Clothing store, the Taylor House by Job Taylor, and other stores, as well as several men standing on the sidewalk on the right, ... More

Yokohama ijin kan no zu

Yokohama ijin kan no zu

Japanese triptych print showing Japanese and foreign people gathered at the foreign settlement house in Yokohama; shops and street vendors; ships in background. Title from item. Signature: Hiroshige ga. Seal da... More

[Japanese curio shop, a street cart and portraits of a Japanese family and officials]

[Japanese curio shop, a street cart and portraits of a Japanese family...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Interior of Japanese curio shop" (upper left); "Street cart" (upper right)"; "A Japanese Daimio's family group in state dress" (lower left); and "Japa... More

[Page of advertisements, with cartoon "winning and wearing", showing man asking to buy a Copperhead badge, from shopkeeper, who hits him]

[Page of advertisements, with cartoon "winning and wearing", showing m...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1863 May 23, p. 144. Caption: Doubtful citizen- Sir, do you sell Copperhead Badges? I want one. Patriotic storekeeper- This is the only badge you Copperheads des... More

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha slastei (kandaliat-furush)

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha slastei (kandaliat-furush)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 122. "Kandaliat-furush" translated from Persian as "candy vendor."

Melochnaia torgovlia. Moskatel'nyia riady (attari)

Melochnaia torgovlia. Moskatel'nyia riady (attari)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 122. "Attari" translated from Persian as "perfumery."

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha maty

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha maty

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 119.

A.T. Stewart's store, Broadway New York City

A.T. Stewart's store, Broadway New York City

Photograph shows A.T. (Alexander Turney) Stewart's retail store on Broadway (between 9th and 10th Streets), New York City, New York. Sign for Mathew Brady's Portrait Gallery also shown in the image. Title from... More

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha iachmenia

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha iachmenia

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 125.

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha sittsu (chist [sic] furushi)

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha sittsu (chist [sic] furushi)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 125. "Chist[sic] furushi" translated from Persian as "cotton fabric vendor."

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha chaia (chai furush)

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha chaia (chai furush)

Photograph shows men sitting in front of a display of teapots, rugs(?) and tea.

Melochnaia torgovlia. Melochnaia lavka (bakkal')

Melochnaia torgovlia. Melochnaia lavka (bakkal')

Photograph shows a stall selling a variety of items. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 122. "Bakkal'" is translated from Arabic as "store."

Astor's stores, New-York, N.Y

Astor's stores, New-York, N.Y

Photograph showing commercial buildings on Broadway in Manhattan, New York City, New York. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GNY 24. Forms part of the Larry G... More

[View of Main Street, Peru, Illinois, showing Murray's Dry Goods, and several horses and wagons]

[View of Main Street, Peru, Illinois, showing Murray's Dry Goods, and ...

Photograph shows the largest building Murray's Dry Goods and several other businesses extending the entire block; several horse and wagons are on hitching post or scattered along dirt street. Photo in D. W. S. ... More

Une place publique au vieux Caire / Bonfils.

Une place publique au vieux Caire / Bonfils.

Busy commercial street in Cairo. Title from item. No. 1393.

Lima. The Candamo house

Lima. The Candamo house

Photograph shows enclosed balconies on building; below,men stand outside a pottery (?) shop. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

Bazar de Stamboul. Maison Sadullah & Cie / G. Berggren.

Bazar de Stamboul. Maison Sadullah & Cie / G. Berggren.

Store filled with lamps, water pipes, textiles, and other objects, possibly in the Grand Bazaar, Istanbul. Title from item. No. 315.

Views of Wm. F. Murphy's Sons' stationery establishment, 509 Chestnut St., (opposite Independence Hall), Philadelphia. Interior of store

Views of Wm. F. Murphy's Sons' stationery establishment, 509 Chestnut ...

Stereograph showing shop interior with shelves and glass cases of goods for sale. On verso: ... stationery, steam-power printing, ruling and blank book manufacturing establishment ... James Cremer, Photographer... More

[Roosevelt building, New York City. Façade. Elevation]

[Roosevelt building, New York City. Façade. Elevation]

Original architectural drawing showing a cast-iron front commercial building, commissioned from architect Hunt by Roosevelt Hospital as an investment property.

A.T. Stewart & Co.'s Retail Store, N.Y

A.T. Stewart & Co.'s Retail Store, N.Y

Title from item. Gottheim collection code: GNY 109. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Library of Congress) Purchase; Larry Gottheim; 2008; (DLC/PP-2008:007)

[Merchandise display]

[Merchandise display]

Title devised by Library staff. No. 847. Illus. in: Views & costumes of Japan by Stillfried & Andersen. Yokohama : Stillfried & Andersen, [ca. 1877, p. 21] In 1877 Stillfried & Andersen purchased Felice Beato's... More

[Exterior view of fish market with several people, shoppers and merchant(?), holding fish, also a porter with large bundle on his back, and a woman playing a shamisen]

[Exterior view of fish market with several people, shoppers and mercha...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 1996. Illus. in: Views & costumes of Japan by Stillfried & Andersen. Yokohama : Stillfried & Andersen, [ca. 1877, p. 20] In 1877 Stillfried & Andersen purchased Felice Beato'... More

[Exterior view of store on the corner of the street with merchandise along the street sides and three people, shoppers and merchant(?), and a ladder leaning against the roof on the right]

[Exterior view of store on the corner of the street with merchandise a...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 642. Illus. in: Views & costumes of Japan by Stillfried & Andersen. Yokohama : Stillfried & Andersen, [ca. 1877, p. 17] In 1877 Stillfried & Andersen purchased Felice Beato's... More

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

Print shows cancellation proof of a row of buildings, including the Adam and Eve pub and J. Johnson Coal Merchant, overlooking the boats on the Thames River.

Blanchard-Deguitard, caoutchouc dilaté, spécialité de plumets ... spécialité de préservatifs et surprises, nouveaux bois a gorges, gazomètres pour gonfler les ballons

Blanchard-Deguitard, caoutchouc dilaté, spécialité de plumets ... spéc...

Advertisement for Blanchard-Deguitard, a French merchant of balloons and other products. Includes a picture Maison Blanchard, with office, store, and a shed where women lay out cloth on long tables. Title from ... More

Boutique et marchand turcs

Boutique et marchand turcs

Photograph shows merchants with wares in shop which is open to the street, Istanbul?, Turkey.

Shade of A.T.S.-- "Oh, if I could only find my body!" / Gillam.

Shade of A.T.S.-- "Oh, if I could only find my body!" / Gillam.

Print shows the spirit of Alexander Turney Stewart pulling out his hair as Henry Hilton posts "For Sale" notices on Stewart's commercial enterprises, including the "Grand Union Hotel", the "Windsor Hotel", the ... More

House in which Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence, Seventh and Market Streets, Philadelphia

House in which Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence, Sevent...

Jefferson House and stores. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 27, no. 1373 (1883 April 14), p. 228.

Benson, Maule & Co. seed warehouse / Longacre Co.

Benson, Maule & Co. seed warehouse / Longacre Co.

Print shows the front facade of the Benson, Maule & Co. seed warehouse at 129-131 Front Street in Philadelphia, Pa., with merchandise on the sidewalk, horse-drawn wagons on the street, and the end of a street r... More

Mosquèe Laleli / Sébah & Joaillier.

Mosquèe Laleli / Sébah & Joaillier.

Shop in wall next to entrance of Laleli Camii (mosque). Title from item. No. 818.

Innsbruck das Goldene Dachl

Innsbruck das Goldene Dachl

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Austro-Hungary. Tyrol. Innsbruck. The Golden Porch." Print no. "16992. P.Z." Si... More

Grèce. Port du Pirée

Grèce. Port du Pirée

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Greece. Pirieus. The Harbor". Print no. "18106. P.Z." Purchase; Marc Walter; 20... More

Kairo, Rue au Quartier Arabe

Kairo, Rue au Quartier Arabe

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Egypt. Cairo. Street in the Arab Quarter" Title in General-Photochrom-Katalog, ... More

St. Austell. Fore Street

St. Austell. Fore Street

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Great Britain and Ireland. St. Austell. Fore Street." Print no. "11523." Purcha... More

Jas. K. Stewart's post card shop, Cincinnati, Ohio

Jas. K. Stewart's post card shop, Cincinnati, Ohio

"G 4307" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 062773. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Moschke Ltd., Pietersburg

Moschke Ltd., Pietersburg

Jacket title: store of H. Moschke Ltd., Petersburg, So. Africa. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "49" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043119. Gift; State Historical So... More

Store of Chas. W. Seymour, Plattsburg, N.Y

Store of Chas. W. Seymour, Plattsburg, N.Y

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "13" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043083. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Theo. Hildebrand and Son, Berlin, Germany

Theo. Hildebrand and Son, Berlin, Germany

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "21" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043091. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Andrew Kan & Co., china store, Portland, Ore.

Andrew Kan & Co., china store, Portland, Ore.

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043074. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Henstadt and Haardt, Austro-Germany

Henstadt and Haardt, Austro-Germany

Title from jacket. Sellers of reproduction paintings and photographs. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "32" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043102. Gift; State Histori... More

Fruit store at Philadelphia, Pa.

Fruit store at Philadelphia, Pa.

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "23" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043093. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Unidentified store, Birmingham, Ala.

Unidentified store, Birmingham, Ala.

Title from jacket. Includes "Colorado Loan Office" at rear of store. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "35" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043105. Gift; State Historic... More

Remnants store, Berlin, Germany

Remnants store, Berlin, Germany

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "47" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043117. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A goldsmith's shop, Chinatown, San Francisco

A goldsmith's shop, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 109. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

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