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Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara with One Thousand Hands and One Thousand Eyes (Qianshou Qianyan Guanyin)

The feeding of the five thousand: Christ blesses the loaves and fishes

Feeding of the Five Thousand from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 169

Feeding of the Five Thousand from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 169

The Eleven Thousand Virgins; Simon and Jude from BL Eg 1070, f. 105

Sixth vision: John witnesses the defeat of the beast and the false prophet who are thrown into hell, where the birds feed on them; an angel, with key and chain, locks the beast in prison for a thousand years. (Apoc. 19:20-21)

Seventh vision: the first resurrection of those who had been beheaded for the sake of God; the judges seated on a throne; one thousand years later, the final defeat of Satan and the armies of Gog and Magog. (Apoc. 20:4-10)

Samson slaying one thousand Philistines with an ass's jaw-bone

The martyrdom of the eleven thousand virgins

The martyrdom of St. Ursula of Cologne and the eleven thousand virgins: [HB_aanvullen]

The martyrdom of the ten thousand martyrs: they are impaled on thorns

Thousand Word Classic

Christ feeding the Five Thousand from BL Royal 16 G III, f. 86

The martyrdom of the ten thousand martyrs: they are impaled on thorns

57 BCE: Alexander, son of Aristobulus, fights the combined forces of Gabinius (proconsul of Syria), Mark Anthony, and a Jewish contingent loyal to Antipater II. In the battle, three thousand of Alexander's men are killed and three thousand taken prisoner.

Clodius Pulcher, elected tribune, forces Cicero to go into exile; twenty thousand young gentlemen, dressed as in a time of public mourning, escort him on horseback

Thousand Character Classic

At the General Court of their Majesties Colony of the Massachusetts Bay in New-England, sitting in Boston by adjournment, December 10th, 1690 [An order for the granting forth of printed bills for seven thousand pounds] Cambridge: Printed by Samu

Pennsylvania, ss. I Prothonotary of the Supream Court of the Province of Pennsylvania, do hereby certify, that at a Supream Court held at Philadelphia, for the said Province of Pennsylvania, the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven

Thousand Character Classic (Senjimon)

Inrō with the “Ten Thousand Classic Characters” (Senjimon)

Pennsylvania, ss. I Prothonotary of the Supream Court of the Province of Pennsylvania, do hereby certify, that at a Supream Court held at Philadelphia, for the said Province of Pennsylvania, the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven

This indenture made the ninth day of September Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and forty … by and between [blank] on the one part … Directors of the Manufactory Company of Boston … [Boston? 1740] [Positive Photostat].

Congress of the United States: At the Second Session, Begun and held at the City of New-York, on Monday the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An Act for the Relief of John Stewart and John Davidson

Advertisement. To be sold by public vendue, on Thursday the 14th of April next, at the House of Abraham Post, Tavern Keeper, at Sagerties. Six thousand acres of land. Situate to the north of, and adjoining the line between the counties of Albany

Boston. From the votes of the Honorable House of representatives. Lunae 13 Die Julii A. D. 1772. Resolved that the tax of a thousand pounds upon the several towns in the province be in the following proportion. [Boston, New-England: Printed by E

Cambridge, 21st August, 1775. Wanted for the Continental army. One million of bricks. Three thousand cords of fire wood. Two hundred thousand and bushels of charcoal. One hundred and fifty tons of English hay. Twelve hundred bushels of Indian co

In Provincial congress, Watertown, June 29, 1775. Resolved that thirteen thousand coats be provided as soon as may be, and one thereof given to each non-commissioned officer and soldier in the Massachusetts forces, agreeable to the resolve of co

Watertown, July 8th, 1775 Gentlemen. In obedience to the order of Congress, we have proportioned thirteen thousand coats on all the towns and districts in this Colony, excepting Boston and Charlestown; and have inclosued you the proportion, with

New York, June 24th, 1775. Last night arrived an express from the Provincial camp near Boston, with the following interesting account of an engagement, at Charlestown, between about Three thousand of the King's regular forces, and about half the

In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-six. An act for establishing a naval office for ascertaining the fees. [Watertown: Printed by Benjamin Edes, 1776].

By the commandant of New York, &c. No. Permission is hereby given to pass to Given at New York the day of One thousand seven hundred and seventy nine. Commandant, &c. To all whom it may concern. [New York, 1779] [Positive Photostat.].

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-nine. An act to prevent sundry articles being exported from this to the neighbouring states ... [Boston, 1779].

Newport, October 30, 1780. Just published and now selling, by Henry Barber, at the printing office near the parade, by the thousand, groce, hundred, dozen, or single, The North-American calendar; or, An almanack, for the uear of our Lord 1780 ..

State of Massachusetts Bay. In the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty. An act to prevent and punish desertion and for apprehending and securing deserters form the Continental army ... This act passed May 5, 1780. A true copy.

State of New-Hampshire. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty one. An Act for impowering the sheriff of the County of Cheshire to release from prison sundry of the good subjects of this State, imprisoned by certain evil-

This bill of two hundred dollars shall be exchanged and redeemed in Spanish milled dollars, or the value thereof in gold or silver, at the rate of one for forty at the treasury of Virginia, on or before the thirtieth day of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-four, according to an act of assembly passed the seventh day of May, 1781.

State of New Hampshire. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one. An act to ascertain the time for the old continental bills now current in this State, to be received into the Treasury for taxes ... In Council June 30,

State of New Hampshire. In Committee of safety, April 16th, 1783. A proclamation. Whereas the form of government agreed upon by this state, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy six, was, (considering the then situation

The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting : Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles ...

Scene from the Play Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees (Yoshitsune senbon zakura)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-seven. An act, describing the disqualifications to which persons shall be subjected, who have been, or may be guilty of treason ... [Boston: Printed by

[Arms] Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-seven. An act for preventing persons serving as jurors, who in consequence of having been concerned in the present rebellion, are by law disqual

Congress of the United States, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday, the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine. The Conventions of a number of the states having, at the time of their adopting the constitutio

Congress of the United States, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine. An act for establishing the salaries of the executive officers of government, with their assista

Congress of the United States, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine. An act to suspend part of an act, entitled, "An act to regulate the collection of the duties imp

Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of New-York on Monday the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act imposing duties on the tonnage of ships or vessels.

State of New Hampshire. In the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act directing the mode of choosing representatives to the Congress of the United States. ... A true copy Attest. Joseph Pearson, Secretary [Exeter: Printed

Second Congress of the United States. At the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday the twenty-fourth of October, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-one. An act granting farther time

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act supplemental to the Act "establishing the Treasury Department" and fo

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act supplementory to the act, making provision for the reduction of the p

... Whereas Congress did, by a resolution of the twenty-third day of September, one thousand seven hundred eighty-nine. recommend to the several states to pass laws making it expressly the duty of the keepers of their jails to receive and keep t

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act making an appropriation for the purposes therein mentioned [effecting

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act to continue in force the act therein mentioned, and to make further p

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act for making compensations to the Commissioners of loans for extraordin

Congress of the United States: at the third session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, on Monday the sixth of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act to continue in force for a limited time, an Act, intituled "An act fo

Second Congress of the United States: At the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday the twenty-fourth of October one thousand seven nundred and ninety-one. An act quthorizing the grant

An act to repeal part of a resolution of Congress of the twenty-ninth of August, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-eight, respecting the inhabitant of Port Saint Vincents 1793. February the 6th- Passed the House of representatives. [Philadel

Second Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act relative to claims against

Second Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act to provide for the allowan

...An act for extending the time for receiving on loan that part of the domestic debt of the United States, which may not be subscribed, prior to the first day of March. One thousand seven jundred and ninety-three. [Philadelphia: Printed by F

Second Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act regulating foreign coins,

Second Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act to continue in force for a

Second Congress of the United States: At the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand, seven hundred and ninety-two. An act to continue in force for

Second Congress of the United States: At the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, On Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act to provide for the allowan

Second Congress of the United States: At the second session begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act in addition to, and alterat

Second Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act respecting fugitives from

Second Congress of the United States: At the second session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the fifth of November, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-two. An act to authorize the adjustmen

Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania,on Monday, the second of December, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three. An act providing for raising and

... An act making appropriations for the support of the military establishement for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety-five; and for the expenses of the militia lately called into the service of the United States. [Philadelphia: Prin

Fee bill ------ Law of Massachusetts ---- Published by authority. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six. An act, establishing and regulating the fees of the several officers, and other

City of New York, ss. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six, before me, Richard Varick, Esquire, Mayor of the said city, personally appeared ... [New York, 1796].

Virginia. In the House of Delegates. Tuesday, December the 13th, 1796. Ordered, that the public printer be directed to strike off two thousand copies of the following resolution, to be distributed among the several counties of this commonwealth

An act making a partial appropriation for the support of the military establishment, for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety six ... Passed the House of representatives March 7, 1796. [Philadelphia] Printed by John Fenno. [1796].

A Thousand Cranes and How to Fold Them (Senbazuru orikata)

City of New York ss. At a Common Council held on Thursday the 8th day of November, 1797 ... A law to regulate carts and cartmen in the City of New-York. [Three columns] Given under my hand and seal this tenth day of November, one thousand seven

Massachusetts mutual fire insurance company for insuring buildings against damage by fire. This policy of insurance witnesseth, that ... Witness our hands and common seal, this day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninet

Tavern rates, as fixed by the Court of general quarter sessions of the peace, at in and for the County of the term of one thousand, eight hundred and. [n. p. 180-].

In Senate of the United States, April 26th, 1802. The Committee to whom was referred the bill, entitled "An act making an appropriation for the support of the navy of the United States for the year one thousand eight hundred and two," having con

Tax for the year 1802. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Peleg Coffin, Esquire. To the selectmen or assessors of the of ... Given under my hand and seal, at Boston, the day of March, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and two. [Bos

Eighth Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Washington, in the territory of Columbia, on Monday, the seventeenth of October, one thousand eight hundred and three. Resolved ... that in lieu of the thi

By his excellency Jonathan Trumbull, Esquire, Governor and commander in chief over the state of Connecticut. A proclamation. Pursuant to a resolution of the General Assembly passed in May, Anno Domini, one thousand eight hundred four [that contr

A great bargain. To be sold Very cheap by Samuel Blodget, of Derryfield. A farm lying in Goffstown, N. H. containing about one thousand acres ... Dec. 1806.

General Assembly. begun and held at the Capitol in the City of Richmond, on Monday the seventh day of December, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and seven, and of the Commonwealth the thirty-second. An act, concerning the sale

An act to prohibit the importation of slaves into any port or place within the jurisdiction of the United States, from and after the first day of January, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and eight ... March 2, 1810. Approved.

map from "[The Expedition of Cyrus into Persia; and the Retreat of the Ten Thousand Greeks. Translated ... with critical and historical notes, by Edward Spelman ... A new edition, etc.]"

An ordinance to raise a revenue for the City of Richmond, for the year one thousand eight hundred and thirteen, and for the enforcing the payment of the same. (passed May, 17, 1813) ... [Richmond, Va.] Warrock, Pr [1813].

Map from "[The Expedition of Cyrus into Persia; and the Retreat of the Ten Thousand Greeks. Translated ... with critical and historical notes, by Edward Spelman ... A new edition, etc.]"

Articles of agreement, made and entered into this day of anno domini one thousand, eight hundred and between an officer in the United States army, on the one part, and of the county of and state of of the other part. ... [1814-15].

map from "Illustrations, chiefly geographical, of the history of the Expedition of Cyrus from Sardis to Babylonia; and the Retreat of the Ten Thousand Greeks, from thence to Trebisonde and Lydia. With an appendix, containing an enquiry into the best method of improving the geography of the Anabasis, &c. Explained by three maps"

map from "Sketches of America. A narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the Eastern and Western States of America ... with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's “Notes” and “Letters.” Second edition"

This is to certify, that of entitled to shares in the capital stock of the Washington turnpike company ... Given under my hand, and seal of the company, this day of one thousand eight hundred and President. Treasurer. [Washington, D. C. 1819].

A bill "To amend the act, entitled, 'An act, to reduce into one act, the several acts and parts of acts for establishing a penitentiary house, and for the punishment of crimes, passed March the sixth, one thousand eight hundred and nineteen." (P

A solemn Tragedy. Tune of the Batten Kill mourners. Lines composed on the death of Hiram Cornell, of White Creek, who was drowned while bathing in Bennington River on the twenty-ninth of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two ....

Banknote motif: a circular lathe work design composed out of the repetition of the words "Five thousand dollars"

State of Maine. In the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight. An additional act for regulating marriage and for the orderly solumnization thereof ... Approved. Feb. 16, 1828.

Book of Humorous Poems Named "Hundred Thousand Birds"

Noboto at Shimōsa (Shimōsa Noboto), from the series One Thousand Pictures of the Sea (Chie no umi)

horse from "The Yorkshire Cattle-doctor and Farrier ... Twenty-second thousand, revised and corrected"

Portrait from "[Ten thousand Chinese Things.] Ten thousand Things relating to China and the Chinese: an epitome of the genius, government, history ... of the Celestial Empire, together with a Sinopsis of the Chinese Collection. By William B. Langdon"