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The Africans of the slave bark "Wildfire"--The slave deck of the bark "Wildfire," brought into Key West on April 30, 1860

The Africans of the slave bark "Wildfire"--The slave deck of the bark ...

African men crowded onto a lower deck; African women crowded on an upper deck.

The Africans of the slave bark "Wildfire"--The slave deck of the bark "Wildfire," brought into Key West on April 30, 1860

The Africans of the slave bark "Wildfire"--The slave deck of the bark ...

African men crowded onto a lower deck; African women crowded on an upper deck.

The crown prince / Keppler.

The crown prince / Keppler.

Illustration shows President Theodore Roosevelt, wearing royal robes, holding on his shoulders and presenting a diminutive William H. Taft wearing a crown. Among the throng in the background are Charles W. Fair... more

The crown prince / Keppler.

The crown prince / Keppler.

Illustration shows President Theodore Roosevelt, wearing royal robes, holding on his shoulders and presenting a diminutive William H. Taft wearing a crown. Among the throng in the background are Charles W. Fair... more

World War - in the service of the nation / Dan Smith.

World War - in the service of the nation / Dan Smith.

Commemorative allegorical print showing Columbia seated on pedestal, wearing a Phrygian cap, with an American flag, eagle with wings spread, and a scene showing American soldiers shooting a machine gun. Printed... more

World War - in the service of the nation / Dan Smith.

World War - in the service of the nation / Dan Smith.

Commemorative allegorical print showing Columbia seated on pedestal, wearing a Phrygian cap, with an American flag, eagle with wings spread, and a scene showing American soldiers shooting a machine gun. Printed... more

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seated at table, holding rolled piece of paper]

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seat...

Vice president of Liberia. Served as the Associate Justice of Liberia and the Judge of the Court of Quarter Sessions and Common Pleas for Montserrado County. Helped found the Ancient, Free, and Accepted Masons, in 1867.

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seated at table, holding rolled piece of paper]

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seat...

Vice president of Liberia. Served as the Associate Justice of Liberia and the Judge of the Court of Quarter Sessions and Common Pleas for Montserrado County. Helped found the Ancient, Free, and Accepted Masons, in 1867.

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seated at table, holding rolled piece of paper]

[Beverly Page Yates, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, seat...

Vice president of Liberia. Served as the Associate Justice of Liberia and the Judge of the Court of Quarter Sessions and Common Pleas for Montserrado County. Helped found the Ancient, Free, and Accepted Masons, in 1867.

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

Reversed view from prospect point on the American side, toward the Horseshoe, or Canadian falls, showing the Terrapin Tower in the background, and eight male figures standing, in the foreground.

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

Reversed view from prospect point on the American side, toward the Horseshoe, or Canadian falls, showing the Terrapin Tower in the background, and eight male figures standing, in the foreground.

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

Reversed view from prospect point on the American side, toward the Horseshoe, or Canadian falls, showing the Terrapin Tower in the background, and eight male figures standing, in the foreground.

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

Reversed view from prospect point on the American side, toward the Horseshoe, or Canadian falls, showing the Terrapin Tower in the background, and eight male figures standing, in the foreground.

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

[View of Niagara Falls, reversed view]

Reversed view from prospect point on the American side, toward the Horseshoe, or Canadian falls, showing the Terrapin Tower in the background, and eight male figures standing, in the foreground.

Join or Die

Join or Die

Benjamin Franklin's warning to the British colonies in America "join or die" exhorting them to unite against the French and the Natives, shows a segmented snake, "S.C., N.C., V., M., P., N.J., N.Y., [and] N.E."

Join or Die

Join or Die

Benjamin Franklin's warning to the British colonies in America "join or die" exhorting them to unite against the French and the Natives, shows a segmented snake, "S.C., N.C., V., M., P., N.J., N.Y., [and] N.E."

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

Cartoon shows America, on the right, represented by an Indian, celebrating her new acquisition, half of the English king's crown, while her allies, the King of France, a Dutchman, and a Spaniard complain at hav... more

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

Cartoon shows America, on the right, represented by an Indian, celebrating her new acquisition, half of the English king's crown, while her allies, the King of France, a Dutchman, and a Spaniard complain at hav... more

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

Cartoon shows America, on the right, represented by an Indian, celebrating her new acquisition, half of the English king's crown, while her allies, the King of France, a Dutchman, and a Spaniard complain at hav... more

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

The belligerent plenipo's / T. Colley, fect.

Cartoon shows America, on the right, represented by an Indian, celebrating her new acquisition, half of the English king's crown, while her allies, the King of France, a Dutchman, and a Spaniard complain at hav... more

The rebound of the ball

The rebound of the ball

A satire on the Democrats' defeat in the fall New York state elections, here viewed as a referendum on Van Buren's independent treasury, or "Sub-treasury" system. A large ball labeled "Sub Treasury" is pushed d... more

The rebound of the ball

The rebound of the ball

A satire on the Democrats' defeat in the fall New York state elections, here viewed as a referendum on Van Buren's independent treasury, or "Sub-treasury" system. A large ball labeled "Sub Treasury" is pushed d... more

The general out-generalled, or, first come, first served

The general out-generalled, or, first come, first served

Wellington demands attention outside a house, while Duke of Argyll, inside with Harriette Wilson, pretends not to recognize him.

The general out-generalled, or, first come, first served

The general out-generalled, or, first come, first served

Wellington demands attention outside a house, while Duke of Argyll, inside with Harriette Wilson, pretends not to recognize him.

The times, anno. 1783

The times, anno. 1783

Print shows John Bull throwing up his arms in despair as the devil flies away with a map labeled "America"; to the left are a portly Dutchman, a Spaniard, and a Frenchman, in the background is a battle scene at... more

The times, anno. 1783

The times, anno. 1783

Print shows John Bull throwing up his arms in despair as the devil flies away with a map labeled "America"; to the left are a portly Dutchman, a Spaniard, and a Frenchman, in the background is a battle scene at... more

An attempt to land a bishop in America

An attempt to land a bishop in America

Print shows a bishop climbing aboard a ship labeled "Hillsborough" having been chased there by angry American colonists who use long poles to push the ship away from the quay.

An attempt to land a bishop in America

An attempt to land a bishop in America

Print shows a bishop climbing aboard a ship labeled "Hillsborough" having been chased there by angry American colonists who use long poles to push the ship away from the quay.

Property protected--à la Françoise

Property protected--à la Françoise

British satire of Franco-American relations after the XYZ Affair in May of 1798; 5 Frenchmen plunder female "America", while five figures representing other European countries look on. John Bull sits laughing o... more

Property protected--à la Françoise

Property protected--à la Françoise

British satire of Franco-American relations after the XYZ Affair in May of 1798; 5 Frenchmen plunder female "America", while five figures representing other European countries look on. John Bull sits laughing o... more

Property protected--à la Françoise

Property protected--à la Françoise

British satire of Franco-American relations after the XYZ Affair in May of 1798; 5 Frenchmen plunder female "America", while five figures representing other European countries look on. John Bull sits laughing o... more

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

William Pitt stands in the House of Commons, facing the opposition which is represented by bottles containing the heads of the most well-known opposition leaders including Fox, Tierney, Windham and Grey. At Pit... more

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

William Pitt stands in the House of Commons, facing the opposition which is represented by bottles containing the heads of the most well-known opposition leaders including Fox, Tierney, Windham and Grey. At Pit... more

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

William Pitt stands in the House of Commons, facing the opposition which is represented by bottles containing the heads of the most well-known opposition leaders including Fox, Tierney, Windham and Grey. At Pit... more

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

Uncorking old sherry / Js. Gillrlay, inv. & fecit.

William Pitt stands in the House of Commons, facing the opposition which is represented by bottles containing the heads of the most well-known opposition leaders including Fox, Tierney, Windham and Grey. At Pit... more

Sitting up with a sick friend / L.M. Glackens.

Sitting up with a sick friend / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows President Taft lying in a bed with a "Reactionary Ice Bag" on his head; the Republican elephant is keeping a bedside vigil and attempting to keep him cool with a fan labeled "Hope". On a near... more

Sitting up with a sick friend / L.M. Glackens.

Sitting up with a sick friend / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows President Taft lying in a bed with a "Reactionary Ice Bag" on his head; the Republican elephant is keeping a bedside vigil and attempting to keep him cool with a fan labeled "Hope". On a near... more

A group of vultures waiting for the storm to "Blow Over" - "Let Us Prey" / Th Nast.

A group of vultures waiting for the storm to "Blow Over" - "Let Us Pre...

Illustration shows William "Boss" Tweed and members of his ring, Peter B. Sweeny, Richard B. Connolly, and A. Oakey Hall, weathering a violent storm on a ledge with the picked-over remains of New York City.

A group of vultures waiting for the storm to "Blow Over" - "Let Us Prey" / Th Nast.

A group of vultures waiting for the storm to "Blow Over" - "Let Us Pre...

Illustration shows William "Boss" Tweed and members of his ring, Peter B. Sweeny, Richard B. Connolly, and A. Oakey Hall, weathering a violent storm on a ledge with the picked-over remains of New York City.

The royal Hercules destroying the dragon python

The royal Hercules destroying the dragon python

Print shows George III as Hercules gripping three Whigs on a three-headed Hydra identified as the "dragon python." On the left, Charles James Fox utters, "O! this is my last gasp", on top is Frederick, Lord Nor... more

The royal Hercules destroying the dragon python

The royal Hercules destroying the dragon python

Print shows George III as Hercules gripping three Whigs on a three-headed Hydra identified as the "dragon python." On the left, Charles James Fox utters, "O! this is my last gasp", on top is Frederick, Lord Nor... more

An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?

An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?

Cartoon shows Catherine II, with orb and scepter, seated on the shoulders of Leopold II who is seated on the back of a stumbling bull; seated behind him are George III, Frederick William II and a man representi... more

An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?

An English hobby horse, or, who pays the piper?

Cartoon shows Catherine II, with orb and scepter, seated on the shoulders of Leopold II who is seated on the back of a stumbling bull; seated behind him are George III, Frederick William II and a man representi... more

The commissioner's interview with congress

The commissioner's interview with congress

Print shows three members of "congress" standing beneath palm trees outlining their demands for peace to three members of the peace commission, the Earl of Carlisle, Baron Auckland, and George Johnstone. Lord B... more

The commissioner's interview with congress

The commissioner's interview with congress

Print shows three members of "congress" standing beneath palm trees outlining their demands for peace to three members of the peace commission, the Earl of Carlisle, Baron Auckland, and George Johnstone. Lord B... more

Murder of Louisiana sacrificed on the altar of radicalism

Murder of Louisiana sacrificed on the altar of radicalism

President Ulysses S. Grant and Congress turned a blind eye to the disputed 1872 election of carpetbagger William P. Kellogg as governor of Louisiana. In this scene Kellogg holds up the heart which he has just ... more

Murder of Louisiana sacrificed on the altar of radicalism

Murder of Louisiana sacrificed on the altar of radicalism

President Ulysses S. Grant and Congress turned a blind eye to the disputed 1872 election of carpetbagger William P. Kellogg as governor of Louisiana. In this scene Kellogg holds up the heart which he has just ... more