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... An act in addition to an act, intituled "An act for establishing the salaries of the executive officers of government, with their assistants and clerks. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs and John Swaine, 1791.].

... An act in addition to an act, intituled "An act for establishing t...

Caption title: at head of title: 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.; Signed:... more

L'entreé-franche - je me suis ruine pour l'en gresser - la fin du compte je ne sait pu én faire

L'entreé-franche - je me suis ruine pour l'en gresser - la fin du comp...

Print shows Louis XVI as a pig with fish on his head forming the horns of cuckoldry, on a hind leg is a tether held by a man of the Third Estate. Title from item. de Vinck, 3989 Forms part of: French Political ... more

"The rights of man; or Tommy Paine, the little American taylor, taking the measure of the crown, for a new pair of revolution-breeches

"The rights of man; or Tommy Paine, the little American taylor, taking...

"Tom Paine, lean, and grotesquely caricatured, crouches, kneeling on one knee, to apply his tape-measure to a gigantic crown standing on the ground, the greater part of which is cut off by the right margin of t... more

En reviendra-t'elle?

En reviendra-t'elle?

Print shows seven royal physicians in consultation over the health of a female figure, representing the new French constitution, slumped in a chair; a clergyman is washing her feet.

Carte des Environs du Fort Pitt et de la Nouvelle Province Indiana

Carte des Environs du Fort Pitt et de la Nouvelle Province Indiana

Topographic map showng Western Maryland, northwestern Virginia, northern West Virginia, southwestern Pennsylvania, and southeastern Ohio, 1791.

Mediterranean Commerce Report, February 1, 1791, with Letter to Madison Dated April 17, 1797
Tabako o suu onna

Tabako o suu onna

Print shows a bare-breasted woman smoking a pipe. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Fujo ninsō juppon : Ten types of ... more

The hambug or An attempt at tragedy, with the Jordan [struck through and replaced by] Joram Upsett

The hambug or An attempt at tragedy, with the Jordan [struck through a...

"The stage of (Drury Lane) theatre, showing the box of the Prince of Wales (right) (the stage-box on the level of the stage), with the lower part of the box immediately above it. Mrs. Jordan, sinking back as if... more

Marche du Dom Quichotte moderne pour la deffence du Moulin des Abus

Marche du Dom Quichotte moderne pour la deffence du Moulin des Abus

Print shows the Prince de Condé as Don Quixote on a white horse and vicomte de Mirabeau (Mirabeau Tonneau) as Sancho Panza riding on a barrel-shaped ass on wheels, surrounded by a ragged group of counterrevolut... more

Juan de Herrera ... / Mo. Brandi lo grabó ; J. Maca lo dibuxó.

Juan de Herrera ... / Mo. Brandi lo grabó ; J. Maca lo dibuxó.

Half-length portrait, standing, facing right. Illus. in: Retratos de los españoles ilustres con un epitome de sus vidas. Madrid : Imprenta real, 1791. Ref. copy in BIOG FILE - Herrera, Juan de, 1530-1597.

... An act to amend "An act for establishing the temporary and permanent seat of the government of the United States. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs and Johnn Swaine 1791.].

... An act to amend "An act for establishing the temporary and permane...

Caption title: at head of title: 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.; Signed:... more

Lafayette au Champ de Mars, ordonne de tirer sur le peuple / Ary Scheffer, del. ; Pollet, sc.

Lafayette au Champ de Mars, ordonne de tirer sur le peuple / Ary Schef...

Lafayette at the Champ de Mars orders his soldiers to fire on members of the Cordeliers Club, which had been gathering signatures on the Champ-de Mars for a petition to abolish the monarch on September 3, 1791.... more

... An act for the relief of David Cook and Thomas Campbell. [Philadelphia: Printed by Francis Childs and John Swaine, 1791.].

... An act for the relief of David Cook and Thomas Campbell. [Philadel...

Caption title: at head of title: 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, on... more

An escape a la Francois!

An escape a la Francois!

"A burlesque representation of the flight to Varennes; the royal family in a two-wheeled carriage drawn (left to right) by four galloping horses with two postilions..." (Source: George)

William Temple Franklin to Thomas Jefferson, August 27, 1791, Chart of Whale, Seal, and Cod Product Prices in London

William Temple Franklin to Thomas Jefferson, August 27, 1791, Chart of...

Chart of Whale, Seal, and Cod Product Prices in London

1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showing the main roads (used by President Washington) as surveyed by Andrew Ellicott in 1791-2 and published in Paris, France, in 1815 /

1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showi...

Relief shown by hachures. Blueprint. LC Trails 96 Includes text. LC copy signed in ink at bottom: By Artemas C. Harmon. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Sumiyoshi odori

Sumiyoshi odori

Print shows five women dancing beneath a large parasol during the annual rice planting ritual at the Sumiyoshi shrine.

D. Fernando Nuñez de Guzman / Ml. Esquivel lo grabó ; J.L. Enquidanos lo dibujó.

D. Fernando Nuñez de Guzman / Ml. Esquivel lo grabó ; J.L. Enquidanos ...

Three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left. Illus. in: Retratos de los españoles ilustres con un epitome de sus vidas. Madrid : Imprenta real, 1791. Ref. copy in BIOG FILE - Núñez de Guzmán, Hernán, 1478(?)-1553.

Rev. James Madison to James Madison, November 25, 1791.

Rev. James Madison to James Madison, November 25, 1791.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Bowles's new one-sheet map of Asia, divided into its empires, kingdoms, states, and other subdivisions  : laid down from observations of the most celebrated geographers.

Bowles's new one-sheet map of Asia, divided into its empires, kingdoms...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "Published as the Act directs, 4 June 1971." Includes a methodical division of Asia into continents and islands. Available also through the Library of Congress ... more

Doctor Phlogiston, the priestley politician or The political priest / Annabal Scratch, fecit.

Doctor Phlogiston, the priestley politician or The political priest / ...

"Priestley walks right to left, diagonally away from the spectator; his face, turned in profile to the left, has a sinister smile..." (Source: George)

L'amitié, aux mânes du Cher. Thomas Mauduit Colonel du Regiment du Port-au-Prince dans l'Isle de St. Domingue

L'amitié, aux mânes du Cher. Thomas Mauduit Colonel du Regiment du Por...

Thomas-Antoine Mauduit-Duplessis, half-length portrait, facing slightly left. Purchase; 1981; (DLC/PP-1981:106.) Title from item. Forms part of: French Political Cartoon Collection (Library of Congress).

The Chesapeak ticket. First distridt. Philip Key. Second district. Joshua Seney, Third district William Pinckney. Fourth district Samuel Sterett. Fifth district, William V. Murray. Sixth district. Upton Sheredine. [1791?]

The Chesapeak ticket. First distridt. Philip Key. Second district. Jos...

Imprint 2 md.; Campaign. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 28, Folder 32.

Cut and come again / S. Collings, delin. ; JT, sc., 1790.

Cut and come again / S. Collings, delin. ; JT, sc., 1790.

"Two men sit opposite each other at a sparsely laid table. A grinning waiter stands behind the table holding two tumblers on a salver..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Catal... more

Robert Pleasants Jr. to James Madison, August 8, 1791.

Robert Pleasants Jr. to James Madison, August 8, 1791.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Thomas Jefferson to James Madison, November 11, 1791.

Thomas Jefferson to James Madison, November 11, 1791.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.