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A hard road to hoe! Or, the White House Turnpike, macadamized by the north benders

[Emlen Cresson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

To the voters of Greene and Jersey. E. M. Daley and his certificates! proved false. Fellow citizens ... Jacob Van Dike. Jerseyville, August 1, 1840.

Loco Foco consternation or the orful kat-ass-trophe

[David and Ellen Bell, three-quarter length portrait, seated]

[Erasmus Darwin and Emily Cooper, three-quarter length portrait, seated]

The political dancing Jack: a holiday fift for sucking Whigs!!

Slaughtering Sam'l Work; on his own hook. Alton, Ill's. The subscriber has erected a large and convenient house and pens, in the city of Alton, near Shields' Branch, for the purpose of carrying on the slaughtering and dressing of beef, hogs and

Map shewing [sic] the several routes, examined with a view to the extension of the route of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail-Road through north western Virginia from the Potomac to the Ohio river; as well as the different railways and canals completed and projected within that state,--and also the various lines of improvement existing and proposed between Cincinnati on the Ohio and Richmond, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York and Boston on the Atlantic coast.

[Unidentified woman, possibly Jane Fiske, head-and-shoulders portrait, full face]

To the Freemen of Rhode-Island! You are invited as Friends of peace to come out on Wednesday, the 20th of April, and cast your votes for the Freemens' Republican ticket of state officers which will be submitted to you ... Come out, therefore, on

[Winter scene]

Andrew Jackson to Amos Kendall, February 27, 1840

[Henry and William Pinkney Rodgers, three-quarter length portrait, seated, holding hats]

Maunsel White & Co. to Andrew Jackson, December 28, 1840

[Fort Edward to Putnam's Creek, incidents of the French War.

Gen. Wm. H. Harrison

[Shepherd with dog and lambs]

Map of the canals and rail roads connecting the Broad Top Coal Region with the Atlantic.

Der Buchbinder

Andrew Jackson, Jr. to William Nichol, July 11, 1840

Circular. Washington, November 9th, 1840 Dear Sir: In the full conviction that the bill providing satisfaction for the French spoliations prior to 1800, which is now pending in Congress, would be greatly aided and indeed voted at the coming sess

Going up Salt River

$10 reward! lost, either in Alton City, or on the road between this place and Upper Alton, yesterday, a calf skin pocket book ... Lewis J. Clawson. Alton, Aug. 4, 1840.

[Copy of a painting of an unidentified woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, full face]

Patriot's Quick Step

By permission and under the patronage of the worshipful the mayor ... Mr. Gypson, will make his 26th ascent, and first from Daventry on Monday, August 31st, 1840 ... with his magnificent silk balloon

Trueman Stillman to Andrew Jackson, January 8, 1840

Robert Carter Nicholas, Senator from Louisiana

The shipwreck

Der Gärtner

[Entrance to Independence Square, Philadelphia]

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, full face, seated, holding a printed sheet]

[Copy of a painting of an unidentified woman, head-and-shoulders portrait]

A card. This morning, attention was directed to an anonymous call in the columns of the Madisonian, to wit: "Political meeting. A public meeting, for the purpose of discussing the measures of the administration and the principles of the Whig par

[Three hunters by a camp fire]

To the public!! Strayed from the subscriber, on or about the first of May, a gray horse, about 15 1-2 or 16 hands high, dark legs and white snip ... Joseph Lappell. Alton. Printed at the "Telegraph" Office May 13, 1840.

Order of procession of the Harrison convention at Carlinville, July 25th, 1840. [Carlinville? Ill.].

[Joseph Jenkins Roberts, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to right]

[Two horses]

Prospectus for Kendall's expositor ... [1840?].

[Algerian horsemen firing off guns] / Paul Delamain.

M. Washington / G. Stuart ; J.C. Buttre.

The death of locofocoism

[Indian on horseback, two buffalo]

London pride

New Custom House in Boston / Drawn by C.H. Billings; engraved by G.G. Smith.


[Unidentified man, possibly John Bannister Gibson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Revolutionary War battle scene]

Francestown. She welcomes the friends of Old Tip

Banque, Bourse et palais du Lord Maire, Londres The bank, the exchange, Mansion House, London / / Tuonra [Arnout spelled backwards] ; dessiné et lith. par Jules Arnout ; imp. par Lemercier à Paris.

Ein Neues Trauer-lied ...

Map of the state of Maine /

Memorial. To the Honorable, the Senate and House of representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, now in General Assembly met: The undersigned, your memorialists, Citizens of Pennsylvania, respectfully represent That they have been examin

Funérailles de l'Empereur Napoléon. Intérier de l'église des Invalides pendant la Cérémonie religieuse, 15 Décembre 1840 / Dessiné par Férogio et Girard ; Lith. Coulon.

[Electoral ticket, "Jackson and liberty"; Maryland, 1840?]

Felix Robertson Rains to Andrew Jackson, January 11, 1840

[James Duncan, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Man shooting from horseback]

Log cabin march and quick step

Asia Coulter to Andrew Jackson, Jr., January 12, 1840

[Isaiah Lukens, half-length portrait, facing front]

Andrew Jackson to Amos Kendall, February 3, 1840

[Unidentified man wearing spectacles, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, arm on table with tablecloth]

Map of the River Jordan & Dead Sea : and the route of the party under the command of Lieut. W.F. Lynch, U.S.N. under his superintendence constructed from the joint labours of Lieut. Dale & himself by Passd. Midn. R. Aulick U.S.N. /

[John Sherman, head-and-shoulders portrait, full face]

[Two women standing over seated reading woman]

Ohio waltz

The last card. Tip overthrown

Matty's perilous situation up Salt River

Wayne's defeat of the Indians / Lossing-Barritt.

[Castle Garden from the water]

Andrew Jackson to Robert Gibson, July 22, 1840

Corner loungers

The Tippecanoe quick step / J.B.N. ; John Bufford's Lith. Boston.

Constitution of the Central Tippecanoe Club of Harford County [1840?].

Morning Post extra. Boston, Wednesday Nov. 4, 1840. The elections. [Boston, 1840].

[Farmer with scythe walking down road after livestock]

A new society, called the self-examining society ... The constitution. [s. l., 184-?].

Andrew Jackson to Amos Kendall, June 2, 1840

Lost money!! Lost, on Monday last either in the City of Alton, or on the road leading to Springfield, via Carlinville, a sum of money, consisting principally of bills of the State Bank of Illinois, of the denominations of $20 and $

Back of the State House, Philadelphia / designed & published by W. Birch enamel painter, 1800.

[Still life with tree and two small, stuffed mammals]

North Bend game cock

Castle Garden in New York

U.S. Treasury, [Washington, D.C.], 1840 to 1855

Farmer's! keep out of debt! The undersigned has made arrangements to purchase his entire stock of fall and winter goods in the eastern cities - and his groceries in New Orleans - and will sell for a less profit than has ever been done in this ma

[Unidentified copy of a painting showing a man, head-and-shoulders portrait, full face]


[Group portrait of two unidentified girls, three-quarter length, seated, facing front]

The Eugenie garter--Manufactured by the American Garter Company / Rae Smith lith. N.Y.

[Mrs. Miller, head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman, facing front]

[Three unidentified women, two seated, one standing, facing front]

Der Uhrmacher

[Joannette Clark Benjamin, three-quarter length portrait of a woman, facing front, seated]

Blake's patriotic log cabin music

[New York Harbor]

The Norfolk Guards Quick Step, as performed by the Boston Brigade band...

3rd and 1st ward Tippecanoe Club. An adjourned meeting of this club will be held on this (Thursday) evening, June 11, at 8 o'clock, at the Municipal Court Room, Corner of Henry and Cranberry Streets ... George Hall, President, B. C. Howard Secre