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List of foremen of the respective classes of cartmen, with their places of residence .... [Signed] Richard Varick, Mayor New York, December 1, 1797. [New York: Printed by George Forman, 1797].

List of foremen of the respective classes of cartmen, with their place...

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; Portfolio 112, Folder 17.

Poor Sawney in sweetbriars / Rd. Newton del et fecit.

Poor Sawney in sweetbriars / Rd. Newton del et fecit.

Illustration shows two grotesquely caricatured Scots passing on the road, one, a peddler of sewing wares, says to the other who is somewhat emaciated, "What the deel is the matter with you Sawney?" to which he ... More

James Madison to Oliver Wolcott, September 17, 1797. On Verso F. Taylor Sept 17, 1797.

James Madison to Oliver Wolcott, September 17, 1797. On Verso F. Taylo...

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/.

Ecclesiastical history. Dr. Priestley having continued his History of the Christian Church from the fall of the Western Roman empire (to which period he had brought it before in two volumes 8vo) to the Reformation by Luther, is desirous of publi

Ecclesiastical history. Dr. Priestley having continued his History of ...

Evans 32716.; 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; Portfolio 149, Folder 3.

In Council. January the 16th, 1797. Gentlemen, The Executive deem it essentially necessary that an accurate state of the commission of the peace in each County, should be known to them, in order that they may judge of the propriety of adding to

In Council. January the 16th, 1797. Gentlemen, The Executive deem it e...

Evans 33127.; On verso: 6 6 1.00 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, Folder 12a.

The confession, last words, and dying speech of John Stewart, a native of Ireland. Taken from himself, at his own particular request ... [Signed] John Stewart. Boston jail, April 6, 1797.

The confession, last words, and dying speech of John Stewart, a native...

Enclosed in heavy borders with a cut of coffin at the top.; 21018 18 24 May 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $6.00. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full ... More

12th December, 1797. Committed to a committee of the whole House, to-morrow. A bill for the relief of the representatives of William Carmichael, deceased. [twenty-one lines] [Philadelphia: Printed by William Ross, 1797].

12th December, 1797. Committed to a committee of the whole House, to-m...

Evans 32964.; Imprint 3.; On verso: [in Mss.] U.S. States. 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; P... More

France-US Dissatisfaction. List of Questions. 1797.

France-US Dissatisfaction. List of Questions. 1797.

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/.

Memoir of a map of Ireland.

Memoir of a map of Ireland.

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

Plano del Puerto del Mariel situado en la costa del N. de la ysla de Cuba en la latd. 23⁰5ʹ y en la longd. 293⁰16ʹ de Tenerife /

Plano del Puerto del Mariel situado en la costa del N. de la ysla de C...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 336... More

Plano del Golfo del Dariel situado en la costa del N. de Tierra Firme siendo la Punta de Caribana, el prinsipio, la que esta en la altura de 8⁰ 30ʹ N. y en la longd. 299⁰ 7ʹ, meridiano de Tenerife /

Plano del Golfo del Dariel situado en la costa del N. de Tierra Firme ...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted... More

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit., British Cartoon Print

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit., British Cartoon Print

Four town criers peddling "shillelees, ballads, Bedfordshire tails, and Scotch whiskey." Forms part of British Cartoon Prints Collection ( Library of Congress)

[Sister Jane], British Cartoon Print

[Sister Jane], British Cartoon Print

"A woman (right) stands over a kneeling man brandishing a whip. He says: "Have mercy in God's name think oh think of my Poor Parents What have I Done - " She answers: "No you Dog Ill invent Lies to Get you Lock... More

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 16--front of the stage]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscription on recto: "Front of the Stage." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

A bill to prevent citizens of the United States privateering against nations in amity with or against citizens of the United States ... [Philadelphia] Printed by John Fenno [1797].

A bill to prevent citizens of the United States privateering against n...

Imprint 3.; Evans 32963. 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 21.

Billy's Raree-Show or John Bull en lighten'd, British Cartoon Print

Billy's Raree-Show or John Bull en lighten'd, British Cartoon Print

"Pitt, as a peep-show man, stands by his box, which is supported on trestles..." (Source: George) [Ansell?] This record contains unverified data from George. Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires preserve... More

Maryland und Delaware. Historic map, Library of Congress

Maryland und Delaware. Historic map, Library of Congress

Scale ca. 1:500,000. Relief shown by hachures. Place names in English and German. In upper right margin: No. X. Includes inset of western section of what is now Garrett and Allegany Counties. Available also thr... More

[Front facade and floor plan for 18th century building]

[Front facade and floor plan for 18th century building]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The country builder's assistant : containing a collection of new designs of carpentry and architecture ... / by Asher Benjamin. Printed at Greenfield, Massachusetts : ... More

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 8--perspective sketch]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Tamaya uchi shizuka

Tamaya uchi shizuka

Print shows Shizuka, a courtesan, bust portrait, holding a book, facing slightly right, with many hairpins. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 200... More

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et sculp., British Cartoon Print

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et sculp., British Cartoon Print

Four town criers peddling "lily white sand," "Scotch crowdy," "roses and lilies," and the last crier announcing the theft of "five hundred guineas." Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library ... More

Arriere garde du Pape, ou la frayer du reverend pere caporal

Arriere garde du Pape, ou la frayer du reverend pere caporal

Print shows the ragged rear-guard troops of the Pope's army cowering as they retreat from the advancing French army lead by the handsome and well-dressed Napoleon Bonaparte emerging on the left through billowin... More

Titianus redivivus;-or-the seven-wise-men consulting the new Venetian oracle ; a scene in the Academic Grove, No. 1 / Js. Gy., invt. & fect., British Cartoon Print

Titianus redivivus;-or-the seven-wise-men consulting the new Venetian ...

Allegorical British satire on the 'Venetian secret', or the secret of Titian's coloring, which Mary Ann Provis discovered, showing woman painting a goblin-like bearded figure intended as Titian, above group of ... More

By the President of the United States of America. A proclamation. Whereas the constitution of the United States of America provides that the President may on extraordinary occassions convene both Houses of Congress ... I have therefore thought i

By the President of the United States of America. A proclamation. Wher...

Imprint 3.; Proclamations.; Evans 33047. 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 18.

General orders. Head-quarters, Boston, June 13th, 1797. [Signed] William Donnison, Adjutant general. [Boston: Printed by Young and Minns, 1797.].

General orders. Head-quarters, Boston, June 13th, 1797. [Signed] Willi...

2101 E 17 24 May 46.; $4.00 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 8a.

A list of the names, and places of residence of the members of the Senate and House of representatives of the United States. [Philadelphia, Printed by John Fenno. 1797]. [Positive photostat.].

A list of the names, and places of residence of the members of the Sen...

Fifth Congress.; Evans 32975.; On recto, Copy 1: 1797.; On verso Copy 2: [stamp] 6 Copy; 2014 U; 11 Je 52. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as f... More

Chaya de yasumu otoko

Chaya de yasumu otoko

Print shows a man with a hat pulled down low over his face, drinking tea at a tea shop; a woman standing next to him is holding a serving tray in such a way that the mirrored surface reflects the man's face. Ti... More

Washington. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Washington. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Bust portrait of George Washington, facing right. Illus. in: New England Primer, 1797. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ. Ind.; Pres.; Allegory; Liberty; N... More

[Poem: "Death! Great proprietor of all!" framed with full figure of Death thrusting spear at the sun]

[Poem: "Death! Great proprietor of all!" framed with full figure of De...

Engraving by William Blake, 1796. Illus. in: Edward Young, The Complaint and Consolation ... (1797) p. 8. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: A... More

Plano del Puerto y Bahía de Sa. Elena al O. de dicho Cabo en la costa oriental de Patagones, situada en la latitud S. 44⁰ 31ʹ en longitud de 310⁰ 55ʹ meridi[ano] de Tenerife, varia la aufa en este para[fe 18 gs.] NE /

Plano del Puerto y Bahía de Sa. Elena al O. de dicho Cabo en la costa ...

Prime meridian: Tenerife. "Fue descuviento este puerto por el Capitan de Fragata y Comandante del Chambequin Andaluz Dn. Domingo Perler en 16. de enero del año de 1768." Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with... More

General Washington's Resignation. Book illustration from Library of Congress

General Washington's Resignation. Book illustration from Library of Co...

Allegory. Woodcut by Alexander Lawson. Illus. in: Philadelphia Magazine... Jan. 1799. Reference copy may be in Pres. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pub... More

Rhode Island / Historic map, Library of Congress

Rhode Island / Historic map, Library of Congress

Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. V. In lower central margin: zu Ebelings Erdbeschreibung von Amerika. A... More

Takezaiku no hebi

Takezaiku no hebi

Print shows a woman and a man looking at a toy snake made out of bamboo. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Kogata Nishikie Surim... More

Le traité de paix avec Rome - baisez ca papa, et faite pate de velour / S. L'amerique inv. sculp.

Le traité de paix avec Rome - baisez ca papa, et faite pate de velour ...

Print shows on the left, a cat, representing Pope Pius VI, and on the right, a rooster, representing Napoleon I, holding a bundle of dried twigs and telling the cat to retract its claws, resulting in the Treaty... More

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 14--SW and NE flanks of hotel]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscriptions on recto: "Elevation of the S.W. Flank, being the FRONT of the HOTEL." "Elevation of the N.E. Flank, being the FRONT of the ROOMS," "VIII." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: B... More

The danger of crim con! / Woodward del., British Cartoon Print

The danger of crim con! / Woodward del., British Cartoon Print

Print shows a couple engaged in a "crim[inal] con[versation]"; the woman, seated on a chair, inclined toward a man seated next to her, her hands around his right arm; she says to him, "The good Man is gone a lo... More

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 faudr...

Print shows four bare-bottomed men, the ministers of finances, sitting around a table restoring their good health on the produce of other nations; as they consume the "Eau de la Plata" and "Eau du Sénégal," the... More

Providence Episcopal church lottery No. [6705] This ticket will entitle the possession to such prize as may be drawn against is number, if demanded within six months. By order of the General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island. November, 1797]

Providence Episcopal church lottery No. [6705] This ticket will entitl...

Not in Alden.; 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 167, Folder 9a.

Shakspeare - Tempest, act 1, scene 1 / painted by G. Romney ; engraved by B[enjamin?] Smith.

Shakspeare - Tempest, act 1, scene 1 / painted by G. Romney ; engraved...

Print showing the storm and shipwreck at the beginning of Shakespeare's play "Tempest" ; Prospero and Miranda are standing on the right on the island where the shipwrecked sailors wash ashore. Title from item.

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

Print shows Napoleon Bonaparte motioning toward a statue, one of the many treasures he brought back from his first campaign in Italy in 1797, and addresses a group of men, possibly of the Directory. Title from ... More

To the Public. As the election for members to represent this state in Congress approaches very fast, it is necessary to turn our thoughts to those who are suitable for the purpose; and all good men will readily agree that they ought to be truly

To the Public. As the election for members to represent this state in ...

On verso: 3133 b 29 6 S 43. 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 15a.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit., British Cartoon Print

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit., British Cartoon Print

Four town criers announcing "Rare news! bloody news! Ireland is sunk in the bog of Allen! The ... French Army is totally destroyed ..." ; "Any-bad-schillings!" ; "Bill o' the play, your honour" ; "Rare Norfolk ... More

Fujin tomarikyaku no zu

Fujin tomarikyaku no zu

Print shows five women and one man; three of the women are seated inside tent-like mosquito netting, grooming and exposing their breasts, the other two women and the man stand outside the netting. Title and oth... More

Thomas Jefferson to Van Staphorst & Hubbard, December 25, 1797, Statements Dated May 16, 1792 to December 25, 1797

Thomas Jefferson to Van Staphorst & Hubbard, December 25, 1797, Statem...

Statements Dated May 16, 1792 to December 25, 1797

Sumidagawa funaasobi, Utagawa Toyokuni

Sumidagawa funaasobi, Utagawa Toyokuni

Print showing a bridge crowded with pedestrians over a river jammed with boats. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: One Panel of a... More

Expérience du parachûte. Le 1er Brumaire an 6 (22 octobre 1797. v.f.) à 5h. 28m. du soir, le citoyen Garnerin, s'éleva à ballon perdu au parc de Monceau ... / Simon Petit, peintre, del. sculp.

Expérience du parachûte. Le 1er Brumaire an 6 (22 octobre 1797. v.f.) ...

Print shows André Jacques Garnerin, first man to descend in a parachute, standing in the gondola of his parachute waving a French flag after release from his balloon (shown deflated at left). His balloon had as... More

A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city from the River Delaware /

A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city from the R...

Cadastral map showing buildings, lot lines, orchards, and gardens. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Includes index to points of interest and panoramic view at bottom of sheet. Available also through t... More

The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8.

The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8.

Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. In left upper m... More

Antonius Pius, Emperor of Rome, 86-161 A.D.

Antonius Pius, Emperor of Rome, 86-161 A.D.

Head and shoulders, left profile. Engraving by T. Chapman, copyrighted by J. Wilkes. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Pub. Ind.

A new map of Ireland : civil and ecclesiastical /

A new map of Ireland : civil and ecclesiastical /

Relief shown by hachures. Indexed. "S.I. Neele sculp." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Label in lower right margin: IV.15.

Contemplations upon a coronet ; / Js Gy, inv. & ft.

Contemplations upon a coronet ; / Js Gy, inv. & ft.

"Miss Farren (left) sits at her dressing-table, contemplating wth rapt admiration an earl's coronet on a wig-block which is a caricature of Lord Derby's head ..." (Source: George)

L'Anarchiste. Je les trompe tous deux / Son. Petit, peintre, sculpsit.

L'Anarchiste. Je les trompe tous deux / Son. Petit, peintre, sculpsit.

Two faced figure of anarchist deceiving figures representing Republicans and Jacobins.

Andrew Fitzhugh to Thomas Jefferson, September 15, 1797, Rights of Man Public Announcement from "Mr. F"
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