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Habit of a mandarin of war in Chinese Tartary in 1700. Mandarin de guerre de la Tartarie Chinoise.

Habit of a mandarin of war in Chinese Tartary in 1700. Mandarin de guerre de la Tartarie Chinoise.

John Glyn esqr., member of Parliament for Middlesex

John Glyn esqr., member of Parliament for Middlesex

The Chevalier D'--n producing his evidence against certain persons

The Chevalier D'--n producing his evidence against certain persons

The courtiers assembled, on hearing the news of the death of the Rt. Honble. Wm. Beckford

The courtiers assembled, on hearing the news of the death of the Rt. Honble. Wm. Beckford

Charles Gravier comte de Vergennes - conseiller d'Etat ordinaire, ministre et secretaire d'Etat et chef du conseil royal des finances / Callet pinxt ; Vangelisti sculp.

Charles Gravier comte de Vergennes - conseiller d'Etat ordinaire, ministre et secretaire d'Etat et chef du conseil royal des finances / Callet pinxt ; Vangelisti sculp.

The Scotch Butchery, Boston, 1775

The Scotch Butchery, Boston, 1775

Virginia General Assembly, May 1779, Bill on Salaries for Government Officials; Written on Fragment of Note from "Mr. Foster"

Virginia General Assembly, May 1779, Bill on Salaries for Government Officials; Written on Fragment of Note from "Mr. Foster"

War of posts / T. Colley, fect.

War of posts / T. Colley, fect.

The state cooks making peace-porridge

The state cooks making peace-porridge

The surrender of government castle, in March 1782, to the late besieging minority

The surrender of government castle, in March 1782, to the late besieging minority

Paradice lost

Paradice lost

The royal hunt, or a prospect of the year 1782 / South Briton fecit ; North Briton invt.

The royal hunt, or a prospect of the year 1782 / South Briton fecit ; North Briton invt.

The political mirror or an exhibition of ministers for April 1782 / Razo Rezio inv ; Crunk Fogo sculp.

The political mirror or an exhibition of ministers for April 1782 / Razo Rezio inv ; Crunk Fogo sculp.

The late bombardment of government castle / C. Goodnight sculp.

The late bombardment of government castle / C. Goodnight sculp.

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Shodan

Shodan

Mr. De Vergennes, ministre des affaires etrangères sous Louis XVI / Bovinet sculp.

Mr. De Vergennes, ministre des affaires etrangères sous Louis XVI / Bovinet sculp.

The return of poor Sam Stern and his supporter to the T--y

The return of poor Sam Stern and his supporter to the T--y

Constitutional Club

Constitutional Club

--Affairs. The sweet prospect behind us, or The outs in office

--Affairs. The sweet prospect behind us, or The outs in office

La verite triomphante

La verite triomphante

The sour prospect before us, or The ins throwing up State --.

The sour prospect before us, or The ins throwing up State --.

Messieurs Delaunay, Flexelles, Berthier, Foulon, et les deux Gardes du Corps qui ont été decolés par le peuple, voudraient passer jusqu'aux Champs Eliseés en depit de Caron qui ne recoit dans sa barque que le Sr. Remy François boulanger victime innocente de la fureur aristocratique: l'infortuné Calas et autres viennent le recevoir a l'autre bord

Messieurs Delaunay, Flexelles, Berthier, Foulon, et les deux Gardes du Corps qui ont été decolés par le peuple, voudraient passer jusqu'aux Champs Eliseés en depit de Caron qui ne recoit dans sa barque que le Sr. Remy François boulanger victime innocente de la fureur aristocratique: l'infortuné Calas et autres viennent le recevoir a l'autre bord

End of the Irish Invasion : - or - the Destruction of the French Armada / Js. Gillray, inv. et f.

End of the Irish Invasion : - or - the Destruction of the French Armada / Js. Gillray, inv. et f.

La chose impossible, ou la commission des finances telle quil la faudroit pour les bien restaurer / Bunbury del. ; L.C. Ruotte sculp.

La chose impossible, ou la commission des finances telle quil la faudroit pour les bien restaurer / Bunbury del. ; L.C. Ruotte sculp.

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the shoulders of a French citizen

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the shoulders of a French citizen

A Kick at the Broad Bottoms! i.e. - "Emancipation of All the Talents" / Js. Gillray, inv. & fec.

A Kick at the Broad Bottoms! i.e. - "Emancipation of All the Talents" / Js. Gillray, inv. & fec.

[Tōjinbutsu]

[Tōjinbutsu]

Sick of the property tax or ministerial influnza (sic)

Sick of the property tax or ministerial influnza (sic)

Conspirators; or, delegates in council

Conspirators; or, delegates in council

Te deum à l'autel de la paix (suite) / Lith. de Delaporte.

Te deum à l'autel de la paix (suite) / Lith. de Delaporte.

La paix sera desormais une verite (comme le charte) / J.J. Grandville ; E. Forest ; lith. de Delaporte.

La paix sera desormais une verite (comme le charte) / J.J. Grandville ; E. Forest ; lith. de Delaporte.

Fujieda, Jimba tsugitate

Fujieda, Jimba tsugitate

Interview with the viceroy of Egypt, at his palace, Alexandria, May 12th 1939.

Interview with the viceroy of Egypt, at his palace, Alexandria, May 12th 1939.

1. Meer Alum Khan, Umleh Bashee; 2. Dost Mahomed Khan, Chaoosh Bashee; 3. Meer Alee, Umleh Bashee; 4. Surfuraz Khan, Rikab Bashee

1. Meer Alum Khan, Umleh Bashee; 2. Dost Mahomed Khan, Chaoosh Bashee; 3. Meer Alee, Umleh Bashee; 4. Surfuraz Khan, Rikab Bashee

Atmaram, Prime Minister of the chief of Koondooz; Naib Mah[omed] [Shureef;] [Gholam] Mahomed, Barukzye; Jan Fishan Khan, Pergamee; the plai[] and part of the Kohistan.

Atmaram, Prime Minister of the chief of Koondooz; Naib Mah[omed] [Shureef;] [Gholam] Mahomed, Barukzye; Jan Fishan Khan, Pergamee; the plai[] and part of the Kohistan.

Mahomed Umeen Khan, Walee of Khooloom, with his minister and attendants

Mahomed Umeen Khan, Walee of Khooloom, with his minister and attendants

Hyder Khan, the governor of Ghuznee; Oosbegs of Mooraud Bey

Hyder Khan, the governor of Ghuznee; Oosbegs of Mooraud Bey

Atmaran" Hindoo of Peshawar

Atmaran" Hindoo of Peshawar

Chief executioner and assistant, of his majesty the late Shah; Mahomed Naib Shurreef, a celebrated Kuzzilbach chief of Caubul, and his peshkhidmut, or head attendant

Chief executioner and assistant, of his majesty the late Shah; Mahomed Naib Shurreef, a celebrated Kuzzilbach chief of Caubul, and his peshkhidmut, or head attendant

Lamartine membre du gouvernement provisoire - ministre des affaires etrangères / M. Alophe.

Lamartine membre du gouvernement provisoire - ministre des affaires etrangères / M. Alophe.

Orenburgskii general gubernator i komanduiushchii voiskami orenbur. korpusa. General ad'iutant graf A. Perovskii

Orenburgskii general gubernator i komanduiushchii voiskami orenbur. korpusa. General ad'iutant graf A. Perovskii

A.B. Young (of Boston) Supervising Architect, Treasury Department.

A.B. Young (of Boston) Supervising Architect, Treasury Department.

Pawnee Indians receiving their Gov't annuity.

Pawnee Indians receiving their Gov't annuity.

Officers - Oregon Boundary Commission

Officers - Oregon Boundary Commission

Pawnee Indians receiving their Gov't annuity.

Pawnee Indians receiving their Gov't annuity.

Wm. Seward

Wm. Seward

[Studio portraits of Japanese woman with tea implements and chest, a prince with his staff, government officials, and a Daimio (nobleman) with his wife ]

[Studio portraits of Japanese woman with tea implements and chest,  a prince with his staff, government officials, and a Daimio (nobleman) with his wife ]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women, the wife of an officer, and a high official in court dress]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women, the wife of an officer, and a high official in court dress]

[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 and officials]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese "betto" (groom), a high official in court attire, a courtesan and a pilgrim or priest, wearing white robes and carrying a bell]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese "betto" (groom), a high official in court attire, a courtesan and a pilgrim or priest, wearing white robes and carrying a bell]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer (yaconin) and his family; a widow in mourning and her son, women street dancers and a girl fencing with a man]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese officer (yaconin) and his family; a widow in mourning and her son, women street dancers and a girl fencing with a man]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women and men]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women and men]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women and men]

[Studio portraits of Japanese women and men]

Kokanskii Khan i ego synov'ia Maadamin Bek vtoroi syn kokanskago khana

Kokanskii Khan i ego synov'ia Maadamin Bek vtoroi syn kokanskago khana

Kokanskii Khan i ego synov'ia Seid Mukhamed Khudaiar-Khan, kokanskii khan

Kokanskii Khan i ego synov'ia Seid Mukhamed Khudaiar-Khan, kokanskii khan

Sud kaziia Pis'movoditeli kaziia

Sud kaziia Pis'movoditeli kaziia

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tadzhiki. Ishan khodzha, samarkandskii kazy (sud'ia)

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tadzhiki. Ishan khodzha, samarkandskii kazy (sud'ia)

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Uzbeki. Dzhura-bii byvshii shakhrisiabzskii bek v g. Kitabie

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Uzbeki. Dzhura-bii byvshii shakhrisiabzskii bek v g. Kitabie

Sud kaziia Iuriskonsul'ty kaziia

Sud kaziia Iuriskonsul'ty kaziia

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Uzbeki. Abdul-Gafar bek byvshii ura-tiubinskii-bek

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Uzbeki. Abdul-Gafar bek byvshii ura-tiubinskii-bek

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tadzhiki. Kary-Osman, Zakiatchi

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tadzhiki. Kary-Osman, Zakiatchi

[Gustavus Vasa Fox, Ass't Sec. of Navy, half-length portrait, facing front, Capt. Murray, U.S. Navy, half-length portrait, facing right, and Comr. Beaumont, U.S. Navy, half-length portrait, facing slightly right]

[Gustavus Vasa Fox, Ass't Sec. of Navy, half-length portrait, facing front, Capt. Murray, U.S. Navy, half-length portrait, facing right, and Comr. Beaumont, U.S. Navy, half-length portrait, facing slightly right]

Danl Webster

Danl Webster

Kijin zu

Kijin zu

[Three men, possibly court officials, and two girls with a two-wheeled ox-cart]

[Three men, possibly court officials, and two girls with a two-wheeled ox-cart]

Kazi, Mahomedan judge, Bareilly.

Kazi, Mahomedan judge, Bareilly.

[Studio portraits of a Chinese bureaucrat (mandarin), a civil officer, a Buddhist priest and a woman ]

[Studio portraits of a Chinese bureaucrat (mandarin), a civil officer, a Buddhist priest and a woman ]

[Portraits of a Chinese man selling vegetables, a woman and child beggar, a woman from Macau, and a bureaucrat (Mandarin)]

[Portraits of a Chinese man selling vegetables, a woman and child beggar, a woman from Macau, and a bureaucrat (Mandarin)]

[Court official wearing a kanmuri]

[Court official wearing a kanmuri]

[Samurai or retainer kneeling before government official or daimyo]

[Samurai or retainer kneeling before government official or daimyo]

[A man, possibly a government official, holding a fan, seated, facing left, wearing a crown-like hat]

[A man, possibly a government official, holding a fan, seated, facing left, wearing a crown-like hat]

Sculpture : types & portraits (hauts-fonctionnaires de diverses époques)

Sculpture : types & portraits (hauts-fonctionnaires de diverses époques)

The new Indian war Now, no sarcastic innuendoes, but let us have a square fight / / Th. Nast.

The new Indian war Now, no sarcastic innuendoes, but let us have a square fight / / Th. Nast.

[Collecting cards depicting a story about a Chinese governor of "Bac-Ninh," who, while relaxing on a hill with his rabbits, is frightened by an approaching balloon carrying sailors. The sailors land, capture the governor and his rabbits, and make rabbit stew]

[Collecting cards depicting a story about a Chinese governor of "Bac-Ninh," who, while relaxing on a hill with his rabbits, is frightened by an approaching balloon carrying sailors. The sailors land, capture the governor and his rabbits, and make rabbit stew]

Set a -- to catch a -- / F. Graetz.

Set a -- to catch a -- / F. Graetz.

An old saying twisted / F. Opper.

An old saying twisted / F. Opper.

The national hall of statuary

The national hall of statuary

The slush will have to stay / F. Graetz.

The slush will have to stay / F. Graetz.

The custom-house code of morals under our beautiful tariff system / F. Opper.

The custom-house code of morals under our beautiful tariff system / F. Opper.

A great past and a pitiful present / Gillam.

A great past and a pitiful present / Gillam.

Another "boycott" / F. Opper.

Another "boycott" / F. Opper.

Vornehmer indische Kaufmann und türkische Beamte in Mekka [Mecca].

Vornehmer indische Kaufmann und türkische Beamte in Mekka [Mecca].

U.S. commissioners and delegations of Sioux chiefs visiting Washington, October 13, 1888

U.S. commissioners and delegations of Sioux chiefs visiting Washington, October 13, 1888

A chairman

A chairman

Energy

Energy

Pay Director Edwin Stewart, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts

Pay Director Edwin Stewart, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts

A Bureau official at his desk

A Bureau official at his desk

Chief Engineer Geo. W. Melville, Bureau of Engineering

Chief Engineer Geo. W. Melville, Bureau of Engineering

Woolson Spice Co.

Woolson Spice Co.

Arbuckle Bros.

Arbuckle Bros.

Capt. Geo. Dewey, Bureau of Equipment

Capt. Geo. Dewey, Bureau of Equipment

Dr. John C. Boyde, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery

Dr. John C. Boyde, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery

Paymaster Rodgers and Mr. Lasiers

Paymaster Rodgers and Mr. Lasiers

Pay Director Edwin Stewart, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts

Pay Director Edwin Stewart, Bureau of Supplies and Accounts

Chief constructor Hichborn

Chief constructor Hichborn

Asst. Sec'y of the Navy Soley

Asst. Sec'y of the Navy Soley

Commander Chas. H. Davis, Bureau of Intelligence

Commander Chas. H. Davis, Bureau of Intelligence

Prime minister (?)

Prime minister (?)

Asst. Sec'y of the Navy Soley

Asst. Sec'y of the Navy Soley