The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine
Topic

1796

1,663 media by topicpage 1 of 17
Vermont / Historic map, Library of Congress

Vermont / Historic map, Library of Congress

Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. LC Trails, no. 196 Legend in German and English. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. XVI. In lower right m... More

The Orangerie; - or - the Dutch Cupid reposing after the fatigues of Planting / Js. Gy. inv: et fect., British Cartoon Print

The Orangerie; - or - the Dutch Cupid reposing after the fatigues of P...

William V, Prince of Orange, as a fat, naked Cupid, reclining on a platform of grass and flowers and leaning on a bag of money marked 24,000,000 ducats. In the foreground are a number of orange plants with each... More

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. Gy d: et fect., British Cartoon Print

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. G...

Fashionably dressed pedestrians on Bond Street. In the foreground, five men crowd a woman and girl off the sidewalk as they leer at them. The women, seen from the back, are oddly dressed. In the background, thr... More

To the worshipful the County Court of Gentlemen, The last General Assembly having authorised me, with the advice of Council, to raise as many additional companies of artillery and troops of cavalry as will constitute a regiment of each, in the f

To the worshipful the County Court of Gentlemen, The last General Asse...

Evans 31505.; On verso: 18 75 cents 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 180,... More

Plano del puerto de Maldonado situado en latitud S. de 34⁰56ʹ40ʺ y en longitud de 48⁰45ʹ30ʺ occidental de Cádiz /

Plano del puerto de Maldonado situado en latitud S. de 34⁰56ʹ40ʺ y en ...

Shows coast of Uruguay in the vicinity of Maldonado. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Brown ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 981 Avail... More

Gentle shepherd. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Gentle shepherd. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Interior of Scottish farmhouse. Woman cooking over central grate; 2 girls at vanity table; man & cat at fireside; hen & chicks in foreground; doves in eaves. Aquatint by D. Allan. Illus. in: Allen Ramsay, The G... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house belonging to Robert Peter.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a hous...

Covers area bounded by Florida Avenue, 14th, V, and 12th streets N.W. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house and graveyard belonging to David Burns : at present occupied by James Burns.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a hous...

Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, nd I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on c... More

Esto si que es leer

Esto si que es leer

Old blind man getting haircut, while another servant removes his shoe. Illus. in: Los caprichos, 1799, pl. 29.

A monody on the death of the Hon. Thomas Russell, Esq. sung after the eulogy delivered by Doctor John Warren, in the church in Brattle-Street on Wednesday, May 4, 1796. Written at the request of the several societies of which he was a member. Se

A monody on the death of the Hon. Thomas Russell, Esq. sung after the ...

Imprint 3.; Verse.; Russell, Thomas. 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 45, Folder 4.

Liberty. In the form of the goddess of youth; giving support to the bald eagle / painted & engrav'd by E. Savage.

Liberty. In the form of the goddess of youth; giving support to the ba...

An allegory of American liberty. Liberty, represented by a maiden in the form of the goddess Hebe, offers a cup to an eagle descending from the upper left. With her right foot she treads on chains, a scepter, a... More

The dissolution; or The alchymist producing an ætherial representation / Js Gy, des. et fect., British Cartoon Print

The dissolution; or The alchymist producing an ætherial representation...

"Pitt as an alchemist, but dressed as usual, sits in his laboratory blowing a furnace with bellows formed of a royal crown..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of Pol... More

Ode on the birthday of the President of the United States 1796 [Two columns of verse, with chorus] [Philadelphia, 1796].

Ode on the birthday of the President of the United States 1796 [Two co...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 30924.; Verse. 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 223, Folder 14.

Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the bu...

Relief shown by hachures. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Shows block numbers, dimensions, buildings, and function of building... More

Thomas Southcomb to James Madison, April 8, 1796.

Thomas Southcomb to James Madison, April 8, 1796.

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/.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house and grave-yard of the Widow Young.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ma...

Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Waterma... More

Map of part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings, belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the city.

Map of part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the ma...

Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Facsim. of ms. map drawn by Nicholas King. Original version... More

Philanthropic Consolations, after the loss of the Slave-Bill

Philanthropic Consolations, after the loss of the Slave-Bill

William Wilberforce and Samuel Horsley, Bishop of Rochester, cavort with two black women in a well-furnished room. Wilberforce and a woman, wearing a print dress with her breasts exposed, sit on a couch smoking... More

Yuri o motsu yamauba to kintarō

Yuri o motsu yamauba to kintarō

Print shows Yamauba, leaning slightly forward, holding chestnuts, with Kintarō standing in front of her, holding onto her kimono. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pr... More

Papiers monnoies et autres de la Republique Française / gravé par I. Hunin à Malines.

Papiers monnoies et autres de la Republique Française / gravé par I. H...

Print shows a trompe-l'oeil presentation of many French revolutionary assignats in various demoninations, issued between 1789 and 1795. Title from item. Paper is watermarked, but difficult to distinguish.

Tippies of 1796 / R. Newton del. et fecit., British Cartoon Print

Tippies of 1796 / R. Newton del. et fecit., British Cartoon Print

Print shows a man and a woman wearing the latest fashion in hats. Title from item. Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

A general chart of the West Indies.

A general chart of the West Indies.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

Engraving by P.W. Tomkins, drawn by Princess Elizabeth, daughter of George III. Illus. in: The birth and triumph of love, 1796. Reference copy may be in LOT 4615. See LCQJ July 1971. This record contains unveri... More

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [Washington D.C.].

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [W...

Covers area bounded by Half St. west, O St. south, Half St. east, and R St. south. Shows block numbers and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked [fleur-de... More

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 129 State III of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washingto... More

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 130 State IV of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washington... More

James Madison to George Washington, December 1, 1796.

James Madison to George Washington, December 1, 1796.

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/.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house & grave-yard belonging to Mr. Geo. Walker.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ma...

Cadastral map of area bounded by E, 7th, C, and 5th streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Ava... More

Bandō hikosaburō nakamura noshio

Bandō hikosaburō nakamura noshio

Print shows the actors Bandō Hikosaburō and Nakamura Noshio, one portraying a female role. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hos... More

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy, British Cartoon Print

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the B...

Caricature showing a stout naval officer attacked by Lord Camelford, who says, "Give me satisfction, rascal! Draw your sword..." Captain Vancouver replies, "Murder! Murder! ..." The print may reflect the growin... More

Plat of the seven ranges of townships being part of the territory of the United States, N.W. of the River Ohio /

Plat of the seven ranges of townships being part of the territory of t...

Covers Columbiana, Carroll, Jefferson, Harrison, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble, Monroe, and Washington Counties. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Three copies. Copy 1 ... More

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the city burnt in the dreadful fires of the 26 November & 6 December, 1796.

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the cit...

Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Select buildings shown pictorially. Annotations in pencil. Minor tears around edges of sheet repaired by conservatio... More

Connecticut from the best authorites.

Connecticut from the best authorites.

From American atlas, New York, published by John Reid, 1796. Known as atlas to Winterbotham history. LC Trails, 179 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

The red shade shews the part of Port Royal belonging to Mess'rs Sands & Lynch : [Washington D.C.] /

The red shade shews the part of Port Royal belonging to Mess'rs Sands ...

Cadastral map showing outline of Port Royal with city streets and lots superimposed. Covers area bounded by Q, 2nd, H, and 10th streets N.W. Black, brown, blue inks and watercolor. Fold-lined, faced with gauze,... More

Robert Murray & Co. to James Madison, January 11, 1796.

Robert Murray & Co. to James Madison, January 11, 1796.

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/.

National Characteristics. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

National Characteristics. Book illustration from Library of Congress, ...

Caricatures of "An Italian Singer", "An American Republican", "A Philadelphia Friend", and "A Welsh Cheesemonger". Dialogue above each figure reads, left to right: "A morir se mi condanna. La'liranna ingrata so... More

At a General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence plantations. In the House of representatives, June 18, A. D. 1796. The underwritten representatives dissent from the bill for establishing an estimate of the value of rateable pro

At a General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence plan...

Evans 31095.; Providence, R. I. Town meeting.; Imprint 3. 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; Po... More

Shakespeare--Hamlet--Prince of Denmark / painted by H. Fuseli R.A. ; engraved by R. Thew.

Shakespeare--Hamlet--Prince of Denmark / painted by H. Fuseli R.A. ; e...

Act 1, scene 4, from Shakespeare's Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, showing Hamlet, Horatio, Marcellus, and the Ghost, on platform before the Palace of Elsinor.

Ōshibai ukie no zu, Shun Ei Katsukawa

Ōshibai ukie no zu, Shun Ei Katsukawa

Print shows interior view of a theater with seating in the foreground and along the sides, and the stage in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print sp... More

A modern belle going to the rooms at Bath, British Cartoon Print

A modern belle going to the rooms at Bath, British Cartoon Print

Print showing two porters carrying an elegantly dressed woman in a sedan chair. Title from item. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 7, no. 889... More

Ukie Edo nihonbashi odawarachō sakana ichi no su

Ukie Edo nihonbashi odawarachō sakana ichi no su

Print shows a perspective view of a marketplace. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Horizontal Oban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japa... More

[Horsemen and hounds chasing fox across English countryside]

[Horsemen and hounds chasing fox across English countryside]

Illus. in: W. Somerville, The Chase. p. 63 (1796). No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gt. Brit.; Hunting; Publ. Ind.

Si sabrà mas el discipulo?

Si sabrà mas el discipulo?

Donkey giving small donkeys a reading lesson. Illus. in: Los caprichos, 1799, plate 37.

- - L'enflammer, - -

- - L'enflammer, - -

Man kneeling in front of woman and 3 cupids.

A list of the members and officers of the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, with the places of their residence in the city of Philadelphia. [Philadelphia, 1796 or 7].

A list of the members and officers of the House of Representatives of ...

On verso: Gift, Edw. McPerson Papers, 1908. 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 149, Folder 2a.

A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao: a colony of the Portugueze, situated at the southern extremity of the Chinese Empire in Lat. 22 ⁰12ʹ44ʺ N., long. 113⁰35ʹ0ʺ east of Greenwich /

A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao: a colony of the Portugueze, s...

Relief shown by hachures and soundings. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink: Territories 12efth East No. 18, Archive... More

The President's message on the treaty papers. Gentlemen of the House of representatives ... Geo. Washington. United States March 30,1796 [Boston] [Signed of hand] Done by A. Martin Orrery Press [1796].

The President's message on the treaty papers. Gentlemen of the House o...

Printed in 3 columns.; Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. 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; Po... More

En jouir. Book illustration from Library of Congress

En jouir. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Nude man kissing woman, with 2 cupids watching. Original pen drawing by Pierre Paul Prud'hon. Illus. in: Pierre Joseph Bernard, known as Gentil-Bernard, Poemes, Paris, Impr. de P. Didot l'ainé, 1796. Reference... More

The Grand-signior retiring / Js Gy, d. et f., British Cartoon Print

The Grand-signior retiring / Js Gy, d. et f., British Cartoon Print

"The Prince of Wales, very fat and pompous, in night-cap, dressing gown, and slippers, walks in profile along a corridor leading from his own door (right), above which are his coronet and feathers, towards that... More

Kengyū shokujo, Shun Ei Katsukawa

Kengyū shokujo, Shun Ei Katsukawa

Print shows a woman, Orihime, the weaver princess, standing next to a loom and a man, Kengyuu, the cow-herder, standing next to an ox, both on clouds separated by a gap, with the top of a building visible throu... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house and grave-yard belonging to Abraham Young.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mans...

Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Covers area approx. bounded by 13th, F, 15th, and C streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Dark brown, light brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. T... More

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town lines, rivers, lakes, ponds, mountains, meetinghouses, mills, public roads &c. /

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Wheat & Brun no. 200. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... More

Post-Office, Philadelphia, 19th September, 1796. Establishment of the mails, commencing the 19th of September, 1796 ... [Philadelphia, 1796].

Post-Office, Philadelphia, 19th September, 1796. Establishment of the ...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans. 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 223, Folder 13.

Modern Asia / Historic map, Library of Congress

Modern Asia / Historic map, Library of Congress

Relief shown pictorially. "Pubd. as the Act directs August 13th, 1796 by J. Wilks." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Guerrier Iroquois. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Guerrier Iroquois. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Indian with knife in mouth, rifle on strap over his shoulder, putting his foot in a man's back, whom he is holding by the hair. Color engraving by Labrousse. Illus. in: Jacques Grasset de Saint-Saveur, Encyclop... More

James Madison Sr., February 11, 1796. Certified Copy of Oath of employment of William Russell enclosed in William Russell's Feb. 22, 2003 letter to J. Madison.

James Madison Sr., February 11, 1796. Certified Copy of Oath of employ...

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/.

Robert Gamble to James Madison, April 4, 1796.

Robert Gamble to James Madison, April 4, 1796.

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/.

Map of Georgetown, 1796 /

Map of Georgetown, 1796 /

Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names. India ink. Torn, mounted on cloth backing, and with red-star seals affixed near examiners' names. Includes inset, examination and registration statements, a... More

Previous

of 17

Next