PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin

Desire (from Heads Representing the Various Passions of the Soul; as they are Expressed in the Human Countenance: Drawn by that Great Master Monsieur Le Brun)

To the freeholders and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen. From an earnest desire to avoid all occasion of heat and party spirit, at a time when so much depends on our Union and harmony ... But as Mr. Livingston, absolutely r

The Irishmen's petition, To the Honourable c-mm-ssi-n-rs of excise, &c. The humble petitition of Patrick O'Conner, Blany O'Bryan, and Carney Macquire, to be appointed inspectors and over-lookers for the port of -- ... Printed by desire. [New Yor

The Irishmen's petition, to the Honourable C-mm-ssi-n-rs of Excise, &c ... Patrick O'Conner, Blany O'Bryan, Carney Macquire. Lawrence Sweeney. [Printed by desire.] [n. d.].

To the freeholders and freemen of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen. Every good citizen must necessarily desire to preserve the peace of the City, and the freedom of elections ... [Signed John Morin Scott, P.V.B Livingston. Theodorus Va

Now in the press, and next week will be published, for the benefit of my fellow citizens and their posterity (In octavo) The true art of mixing every kind of wine and spirits, so as to retain the flavour of either sort you desire ... Also the tr

To the freeholders of the town of Jamaica. My fellow-townsmen. Nothing but a desire to promote your happiness, could tempt me to engage in the present dispute. The day is nearly approaching in which you are to meet together upon an affair, in wh

Providence, July 26, 1779. Sir By the annexed vote of the Town of Providence, you will perceive the anxious desire they possess of having the purposes therein expressed carried into execution. The absolute necessity of a common circulating mediu

Liberality and Desire

Virginia, to wit: In General assembly, Friday, the 20th November 1788. Sir, The freemen of this Commonwealth in Convention assembled, having at the same time that they ratified the Federal constitution, expressed a desire that many parts which t

Liberality and Desire

Desire

Desire (Le Brun Travested, or Caricatures of the Passions)

Desire

Desire (Le Brun Travested, or Caricatures of the Passions)

U.S. Reports: Symonds v. Union Insurance Company, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 417 (1806)

From the Pennsylvanian. The Hon. Thomas H. Benton. We subjoing an interesting correspondence between a number of our fellow-citizens and Colonel Benton arising from a desire on their part to meet him at the festive board during his visit to this

To the public. That regard which every virtuous member of society feels for his character, and a desire to exculpate myself from the false and monstrous charge which the basest malice has brought against me, are my motives for making this appeal

To the voters of the City of Washington: Fellow-citizens: Though one of the humblest of your number, I desire to address you a few observations upon the subject of the approaching election for the mayoralty ... One of the people. [Washington Jun

Dr. T. G. Clinton respectfully issues this notice of his desire to practice medicine in portion of Washington City, 12th street, near Maryland Avenue. June, 1843.

To the voters of Washington City. Facts are very stubborn things! We desire to call your attention to the claims of the different candidated for mayoralty of the city, to the votes of the working men ... and leave you to decide whether any one w

Kansas. To those who desire that Kansas should be free ... Worcester, Nov. 22, 1854.

Boston, Feb'y 19, 1859. I desire to call your attention to my removal from 26 Central Wharf, to No 2 Broad St., Cor of State, and shall be happy to receive a business or social all, at my new Counting Room, at your earliest convenience ... B. F.

Brand, Desire - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]

To the people of Davies County. Frankfort, Ky., Sept. 19, 1861. As your representative, I came to Frankfort with an earnest desire and an honest intention of preserving the peace ... George H. Yeaman.

To the people of Massachusetts. Washington, August 15, 1862. The hospitals in and around this city (forty-four in number- many of them churches) are crowded with sick and wounded soldiers .... It is the earnest desire of the members of the Massa

Avoid the draft! ... All men who desire to join any particular regiment of cavalry now in the field, are hereby authorized to present themselves at any time during the next thirty days ... James B. Fry Provost Marshal General. Norristown, Pa. He

... To the Committee of public safety and all drinkers of intoxicating liqours, as well as to the ministers of the gospel. With the earnest desire for the day when no intoxicating liqours will be either made, sold or drunk I will endeavor to sha

Lincoln, Loudoun Co., Va. Month 4th, 1872. Respected friend: We desire to present a brief statement of the facts relating to two bills (S. No. 260 and 860), reported to the Senate from the Committee of claims, "For the relief of the loyal citize

Sedalia, Mo., July 1st, 1874. Dear Sir: Having been appointed to read an Essay on Anaesthesia and anaesthetics at the next session of the Mo. Med. Ass'n--- meeting in April, 1875--- And having a desire to make said essay as complete as possible

... To the public. We desire to call your attention to the fact that we have fitted up and opened a district office ... New York April 1, 1881.

To conchologists, etc. I desire to obtain suites of the species named in my list for special study. If you can supply any of these and find anything in my list of duplicates which is of value to you, I will gladly make an exchange ... B. Shimek.

Brand, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-seventh Infantry, A - Ch - Louisiana

Judice, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Infantry, D - L - Louisiana

Savoire, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-sixth Infantry, Mh - Z - Louisiana

Gonzilas, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-eighth (Thomas') Infantry, C - G - Louisiana

Savoie, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-sixth Infantry, Mh - Z - Louisiana

Thibadeaux, Desire P - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Infantry, M - Z - Louisiana

Landry, T B Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-sixth Infantry, Gu - Me - Louisiana

Braud, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-eighth (Gray's) Infantry, W - Z AND Twenty-eighth (Thomas') Infantry, A - B - Louisiana

Leblanc, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Infantry, D - L - Louisiana

Duhon, Desire T B - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Eighteenth Infantry, D - F - Louisiana

Gonsoulin, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Infantry, D - L - Louisiana

Savou, Desire - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Twenty-sixth Infantry, Mh - Z - Louisiana

Duhon, Desire T B - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Infantry, D - L - Louisiana

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Child Welfare Center, London, England. "Bar room" in a London "public house" or saloon at 26 Presont Street, Bethnal Green, which was taken over by the American Red Cross. The moters enter by the bar-room, where they are served tea or refreshment from the old bar. The old "still-room" serves as a garage for baby carriages, and a small room at the back of the bar is devoted to new mothers or prospective mothers who desire private consultations. The huge store-room behind is used for selling milk, making up prescriptions and also for classes

Desire for Something Stronger

People who desire a rest in the parks of Constantinople can always obtain chairs for ten cents Posters go about with a dozen chairs tied to their backs and are always willing to dispose of them for ten cents. The renter can have th[e] chaire [sic] for an hour or all afternoon the price is always the same. This picture shows one of the chair owners on the island of Proti, where the American Red Cross is main[t]aining a colony for the care of more than a thousand Russian refugees brought from Odessa and other Black Sea ports.

A Roumanian beauty out for a stroll in Sinaia. Tall, dark with jet black hair and eyes, they account for the Roumanian man's distaste for work and desire for pleasure, which makes Bucharest famous as the "gay Paris of the East" "I do." Making out an application for a trip to the land of advertised golden bricks. A Roumanian emigrant at the American Consulate in Bucharest. Daily hundreds are turned away because of the oversubscribed quota.

Demountable employee housing. Three-bedroom war workers' house constructed in five slices. On this project, where the houses went into an existing community in Alabama to provide housing for employees of chemical and metallurgical industries of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), the local desire for traditional appearance was accommodated by the use of a pitched roof. Each side of the roof is hinged at the eaves and is laid down, during transport, over the ceiling to bring overall height within normal highway clearances

Washington DC photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Visits FDR [Franklin Delano Roosevelt] ... and resigns. Francis Biddle, until today (Friday) Chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, is seen here as he was about to enter the White House for a conference with Pres. Roosevelt. Following the visit it was announced that Biddle had formally submitted his resignation on the N.I.R. Board. The N.I.R.B. will itself go out of existence next month. Personal reasons, and a desire to return to the practice of law were given as cause for the retirement. Biddle's name has lately been linked with new possibilities of appointment, perhaps to foreign service, 7/5/35

Poor white hallway, Georgetown, D.C. Seldom do these people have even the desire to clear up rubbish, and the broom shown here seems to be out of place

Republican Mayor of Philadelphia tells Chief Executive desire to cooperate, Washington, D.C. Aug.12. Republican Mayor S. Davis Wilson, of Philadelphia, talking to newspapermen at the White House today following a conference with Pr

Republican Mayor of Philadelphia tells Chief Executive desire to cooperate, Washington, D.C. Aug.12. Republican Mayor S. Davis Wilson, of Philadelphia, talking to newspapermen at the White House today following a conference with President Roosevelt. At the same time he told President Roosevelt of his desire to cooperate with the administration, Mayor Wilson laid before the Chief Executive a request that Navy construction awards for a battleship, two submarines and destroyer be placed with the Philadelphia Navy Yard. He also asked for a 30 million PWA loan

Army making pneumonia vaccine. Washington, D.C., Sept. 1. The Army Medical Center is preparing a pneumonia vaccine for the first mass scale inoculation ever attempted in the battle against the disease. Volunteers from the CCC will be the human guinea pigs in the experiment. The vaccine, which is 10 times as costly as gold, is being made for distribution this fall to all CCC enrollees who desire inoculations, officers expect to have enough vaccine to safeguard 300,000 individuals. Captain John R. Wood, of the Army Medical Center is shown dissolving the active ingredients in strong hydrochloric acid in the first step of manufacture[...]

Army declares war on pneumonia. Washington, D.C., Sept. 1. The Army Medical Center is preparing a pneumonia vaccine for the first mass scale inoculation ever attempted in the battle against the disease. Volunteers from the CCC will be the human guinea pigs in the experiment. This vaccine, which is 10 times more costly as gold, is being made for distribution this fall to all CCC enrollees who desire inoculations. Officers expect to have enough vaccine for the safeguarding of 300,000 individuals. Captain John R. Wood, is shown with the partially purified product when it dialyzed in cellophane sacks to remove the reaction substances that give chills and fever and to further purify the product....

No legislation will keep us out of war Rep. Fish tells House committee. Washington, D.C., April 11. The senior republican member of the House Foreign affairs Committee, Rep. J. Hamilton Fish, appearing at the hearing on neutrality legislation today declared "No legislation will keep us out of war, but we can write legislation that can have a tendency to keep us out of it" he said he felt that behind all the neutrality laws was the desire of the administration to determine the aggressor nation. Rep. Sol Bloom, chairman of the Committee, is seated.

Åsträsk station.

Åsträsk station.

FIRST LADY INAUGURATES NEW SERIES OF RADIO TALKS. WASHINGTON, D.C. APRIL 30. IN THE FIRST BROADCAST OPENING HER NEW SERIES OF TWICE-WEEKLY INFORMAL RADIO TALKS FOR A COMMERCIAL SPONSOR, MRS. ROOSEVELT TODAY SAID HER DESIRE TO ESCAPE A 'FEATHER-BED KIND OF EXISTENCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE' WAS ONE OF HER REASONS FOR MAKING EXTENSIVE TRIPS AROUND THE COUNTRY

Wife of Pomp Hall, Negro tenant farmer, writing on typewriter. Through union activities this family has developed a desire for higher education. This typewriter is to them a symbol of that education and as such is the most prized family possession. Creek County, Oklahoma. See general caption no. 23

Housing for lumber workers in the Tillamook County, Oretgon. In August of 1933 a forest fire in one week swept through 290,000 acres of woodland. This area is now being cleared and most of the partially burned trees are of commerical value. The future (after clearing is completed) is undecided--some factions desire reforestation; others believe that it can be adopted to some form of agriculture, probably cattle and sheep and goat raising

Posting ceiling prices in foreign languages. The plea to "Buy United States War Stamps and Bonds for Victory," which completes the ceiling price sign, emphasizes the patriotic spirit shown by O. Schwartz, proprietor of a children's dress stand in one of New York's East Side marketplaces. Mr. Schwartz shows his desire to help his country by posting his maximum prices in cooperation with the government's fight against inflation

[Portrait of Marlon Brando, in A Streetcar Named Desire]

[Portrait of Edna Thomas, in A Streetcar Named Desire]

[Portrait of Marlon Brando, "Streetcar Named Desire"]

Leonardo, the desire to know, desidero di Conoscere.

But still desire and will. Cambridge, Mass., Lowell-Adams House Printers, 1966.

Graffiti on the west side of the Berlin Wall expresses the desire for a unified Germany

A large banner expresses the Filipino desire for autonomous control of the naval station, scheduled to be turned over to the Philipines later in 1992. Crowd members are gathered to voice their sentiments and greet Philippine President Corazon Aquino, who is visiting the base

CAPT Kevin J. Cosgriff, USN, Commander, Cruiser Destroyer Squadron 32, speaks with Argentine Navy Commander Carlos Peralta, Commanding Officer of the corvett ARA Granville, on the bridge of the Argentine warship. The commander to the right is the Granville's Liaison Officer to Commander, Join Task Group 120.1. The ARA Granville has joined Operation Support Democracy and implies Argentina's desire to integrate itself with the multinational force, to be an instrument of democracy

Secretary of Defense William Cohen, flanked by Minister of Defense Georgi Ananiev (left) and Foreign Minister Nadezhda Mihailova (right), makes a statement to representatives of the news media in Sofia, Bulgaria. The July 13,1997, press availability was held at Boyana Residence, a government conference center, following a luncheon hosted for Cohen and his delegation by Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov. Bulgaria has declared its desire for NATO membership, but was not realistically considered to be among the front runners for inclusion when the first invitations were issued to former Soviet satellite nations at the recently completed NATO summit in Madrid, Spain. Secretary Cohen,...

US Navy (USN) Electronics Technician First Class (ET1) Surface Warfare (SW) Eric Fernelius, Harbor Patrol Unit Two (HP-2), conducts an interview with USN MASTER-at-Arms Third Class (MA3) Danielle Desanctis about her desire to join the Harbor Patrol at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. From the US Navy (USN) "ALL HANDS" Magazine, August 2001 Issue

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - At Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., the Atlas Centaur booster segment of an Atlas II rocket is offloaded. It will be mated to the first segment on Launch Pad 36-A, CCAFS, in preparation for launch of the TDRS-I spacecraft Oct. 30. The 40-minute launch window begins at 11:19 p.m. EST. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by TDRSS if they desire KSC-01pp1560

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. - At Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., the Atlas Centaur booster segment of an Atlas II rocket is offloaded. It will be mated to the first segment on Launch Pad 36-A, CCAFS, in preparation for launch of the TDRS-I spacecraft Oct. 30. The 40-minute launch window begins at 11:19 p.m. EST. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by TDRSS if they desire KSC-01pp1559

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- The first (booster) segment of a Lockheed Martin Atlas II rocket sits in the launch tower at Pad 36-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, in preparation for mating with the other stages that will launch the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, known as TDRS-I, in January 2002. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) if they desire. KSC-01pp1555

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- The first (booster) stage of an Atlas II rocket is moved into the launch tower at Pad 36-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. It will later be mated with the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, known as TDRS-I, for launch in January 2002. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) if they desire KSC-01pp1553

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- The first (booster) stage of an Atlas II rocket arrives at Pad 36-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The segment will be lifted and raised into the launch tower where it will be mated with the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, known as TDRS-I, for launch in January 2002. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) if they desire KSC-01pp1552

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- The Lockheed Martin Atlas/Centaur segment of the Atlas II rocket is lifted up the launch tower at Launch Pad 36-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is scheduled to launch the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, known as TDRS-I, in January 2002. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) if they desire. KSC-01pp1557

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. -- The Lockheed Martin Atlas/Centaur segment of the Atlas II rocket is lifted up the launch tower at Launch Pad 36-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The rocket is scheduled to launch the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, known as TDRS-I, in January 2002. The TDRS System (TDRSS) is a communication signal relay system that provides tracking and data acquisition services between low-Earth orbiting spacecraft and NASA/customer control and/or data processing facilities. The system is capable of transmitting to and receiving data from customer spacecrafts over 100 percent of their orbit (some limitations may apply depending on actual orbit). The TDRS-I provides a Ka-band service that will allow customers with extremely high data rates to be supported by the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) if they desire. KSC-01pp1556

Located at Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath, United Kingdom, the "Lest We Forget," Wings of Liberty Memorial Park, is dedicated to the true honor, strength, and desire to fight for freedom. This memorial honors individuals listed as Missing In Action (MIA) and Prisoners Of War (POW)

US military troops deployed to Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM show desire along with their support as the stars of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) perform at Camp Victory, Baghdad International Airport (BIAP), Iraq (IRQ)

U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Marine MASTER SGT. Todd Tekesky (foreground) and U.S. Air Force 1ST LT. Chris Mercer, both members of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), J-4 Contracting Office, discuss renovation contracts for latrine and building structures with locals at Charles Facoud Middle School, Djubouti, on Nov. 8, 2004. CJTF-HOA is a progressive regional partnership of nations founded on a mutual desire for cooperative security and stability that overcomes and deters the threat of extremists who use terrorism to disrupt our way of live. (USAF PHOTO by STAFF SGT. Shannon N. Kluge) (Released)

U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Marine MAJ. Jeffery Johnson (left) and SGT. Charles Dishman, both members of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), inspect concrete blocks used in the renovation contract with a local contractor at the Dar El Hannah Birthing Clinic, Djibouti, on Nov. 8, 2004. CJTF-HOA is a progressive regional partnership of nations founded on a mutual desire for cooperative security and stability that overcomes and deters the threat of extremists who use terrorism to disrupt our way of live. (USAF PHOTO by STAFF SGT. Shannon N. Kluge) (Released)

US Navy (USN) Yeoman Third Class (YN3) Inez Knight, Administration Department, Naval Air Facility (NAF) Atsugi, Japan, reads to a first grade class at the Shirley Lanham Elementary School. This school, along with those across the United States, participated in the Read Across America event, observed each year on Dr. Seuss' birthday, in an attempt at encouraging the children's desire to read

[Hurricane Katrina] New Orleans, LA, February 27, 2006 - Some residents affected by Hurricane Katrina were able to install a FEMA provided travel trailer on their property next to their damaged houses as repairs begin. Trailer lined streets indicate the residents' desire and intent to rebuild their community. Robert Kaufmann/FEMA

Movie Industry pledges cooperation with the government. Washington, D.C., June 25. At a conference with President Roosevelt today, a group of motion picture company executives, led by Will Hays, emphasized the desire of the industry to cooperate with the government. In the front row, left to right: Darney Balaban, Paramount; Harry Chon, Columbia Pictures; Nicholas M. Schenck, Lowe's; Will Hays, and Leo Spitz, RKO. artists; Sidney Kent, 20th Century Fox; N.J. Blumberg, Universal; and Albert Warner, Warner Bros., 6/25/38

Handtekening / van Desiré Oscar Léopold von Franckenberg en Proschlitz (1822-1907), in het album amicorum van Hendrik Willem Mesdag (1831-1915), schilder

Oil companies have no desire to create monopoly, House Judiciary Committee told. Washington, D.C., June 23. W.S. Farish, President of the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, said before the House Judiciary Committee today that there is keen competition among oil companies and that major companies have no desire to create a monopoly. Farish joined other oil company executives in condemning before the committee a bill to divorce production, refining, and marketing processes of the oil industry

By desire More curiosities. This evening, Thursday 5th at 7 o'clock at Mr. Davis's City tavern, Richmond. A great number of new and surprising deceptions on cards; also, money, eggs, rings, ribband, dice, fiddle strings, cup & balls, hats, handk

Vanity Sounds the Horn and Ignorance Unleashes the Hounds Overconfidence, Rashness, and Desire (from The Hunt of the Frail Stag)

Desire ('Couvoitisse')

Vanity Sounds the Horn and Ignorance Unleashes the Hounds Overconfidence, Rashness and Desire (from The Hunt of the Frail Stag)

The insatiable desire for divine love (Divini amoris intensio)

The model and the freshman a playlet in one scene and one act

The model and the freshman a playlet in one scene and one act

The model and the freshman a playlet in one scene and one act

The model and the freshman a playlet in one scene and one act

The model and the freshman a playlet in one scene and one act