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Topic: times

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A touch of the times

A touch of the times

Print shows a woman playing cards with a monkey dressed as a man, two figures in masquerade attend to them, above and in the background are a musician, a man and a woman, and a cuckold, also seated is an owl sm... more

The times - taken from an original character which appear'd at the masquerade at Lincoln, Decr. the 21st 1769

The times - taken from an original character which appear'd at the mas...

Print shows the figure of a man draped with ribbons labeled with the issues of the times.

[Emblematical print adapted to the times]

[Emblematical print adapted to the times]

Print shows Britannia conferring with Neptune over the upstart America; they sit on the shore, presumably of England, and point to a man seated on the opposite shore holding a striped flag with 26 (13 white and... more

Dreadful hard times

Dreadful hard times

Woman doing laundry, roasting goose by fireplace, and complaining with another woman about the cost of living.

Panorama of the times

Panorama of the times

Print shows a man, the celebrated juggler, standing on a stage greeting the audience, sitting at his sides are two hurdy-gurdy players, one on a box labeled "Money Box" and the other on a box labeled "Quack Med... more

The code of Terpsichore : the art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times ... /

The code of Terpsichore : the art of dancing, comprising its theory an...

This is one of several books written by Italian dancer, choreographer, and writer Blasis (1803-1878). It covers the history and theory of dance, pantomime, the composition of ballets, and contains a section dev... more

Spirit of the times

Spirit of the times

Satire on the diplomatic crisis and threat of hostilities between the United States and France over the latter's refusal to pay indemnifications set by the Treaty of 1831. The situation was exacerbated by remar... more

Howard, New York Times
Hard times in Ole Varginny, an worse a cumin'! Scene--Rebel pickets in Western Virginia / / J.McL.

Hard times in Ole Varginny, an worse a cumin'! Scene--Rebel pickets in...

Cartoon showing two Confederate pickets standing in the wilderness on a cold Virginia night, complaining about the cold, the lack of quinine or alcohol to warm the body and boost the spirits; they conclude with... more

Shadows of the times. Pl. 1 / P. Kramer, del.

Shadows of the times. Pl. 1 / P. Kramer, del.

A somewhat xenophobic view of the threat of European intervention in the American Civil War. The cartoon consists of two shadow-play tableaux. In the first, Queen Victoria (right) makes a menacing gesture towar... more

Our national chart, a supplement to the "Cincinnati Weekly Times" for 1866

Our national chart, a supplement to the "Cincinnati Weekly Times" for ...

Print showing right side illustration of "The soldier's dream" in which a soldier asleep on the ground during the Civil War dreams of returning home to loved ones; left side illustration shows bust portrait of ... more

Dull times
Hard times in New York - the soup-house, no. 110 Centre Street, one of the number instituted by Commodore James Gordon Bennett, and Superintended by L. Delmonico

Hard times in New York - the soup-house, no. 110 Centre Street, one of...

People receiving soup; Delmonico in right foreground.

Hard times
Waiting for the good times to blow over / Dalrymple.

Waiting for the good times to blow over / Dalrymple.

Print shows a large female figure holding a cornucopia labeled "Prosperity 1895", floating toward rays of light that illuminate industrial facilities; she hovers above a group of men gathered around a platform ... more

"Good Times come a Knockin' at de Doah"

"Good Times come a Knockin' at de Doah"

African American woman posed with vegetables and fowl, while a little boy sits behind her witha a guitar.

Olden times

Olden times

Photograph shows an old woman, smoking a pipe, sitting in a chair watching a pot in the fireplace; a large spinning wheel sits opposit her.

Olden times

Olden times

Photograph shows an elderly woman sitting in a rocking chair by a fireplace, she is leaning forward, her elbows resting on her knees, and she is smoking a pipe; a large spinning wheel is on the left.

For old times sake. No. 4

For old times sake. No. 4

Couple in rowboat.

For old times sake. No. 3

For old times sake. No. 3

Man holding woman's hand from across fence.

For old times sake. No. 10

For old times sake. No. 10

Man kneeling and embracing woman seated on chair.

The most spectacular pageant of modern times, the Durbar, Delhi, India

The most spectacular pageant of modern times, the Durbar, Delhi, India

Bird's-eye view of parade with adorned elephants.

Panorama from Times Building, New York /

Panorama from Times Building, New York /

The view is from the top of the then newly-erected Times Building, at a height of approximately twenty stories. The film opens with a vertical pan, going from the street below up to the sky. The photographer th... more

Auto stage, St. Helena to Lake Co. Points. 1st trip 5-19-08. Electric cars from San Francisco 7 times daily

Auto stage, St. Helena to Lake Co. Points. 1st trip 5-19-08. Electric ...

Photograph shows conductor standing at the front of the interurban railcar No. 8 of the Vallejo, Benicia and Napa Valley Railroad Company; car with six men parked next to railcar.

Hard times / L.M. Glackens.

Hard times / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam working at the "Free Pie Kitchen" offering daily distribution of free pies labeled "Long Term Franchise, Graft Tariff, Land Grant, [and] Special Privilege" to crooked businessmen la... more

Times have changed / K.

Times have changed / K.

Illustration shows a dejected, well-dressed man labeled "The Corporation" sitting next to an ice bucket filled with bottles labeled "Wall St. Brand, Privilege Brut, Immunity Fizz, [and] Stand Pat Sec", while in... more