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The deck of an American line-of-battle ship The hull of an American man-of-war cut open amidships, from stem to stern / / Wade del.

The deck of an American line-of-battle ship The hull of an American ma...

Print shows at top, a bird's-eye view of the deck of a battleship from near mid-ship looking toward the bow with sailors working a capstan or windlass, also shows cannon on the deck; at bottom, a cut-away view ... more

No. 6. View of Honolulu, from the Catholic church

No. 6. View of Honolulu, from the Catholic church

Views of homes and residences: Dr. Lathrop, Paki, Washington Place, John Ji, Judge Andrews, Mr. Bishop, Capt. Luce, Rev. Mr. Damon, Dr. Hildebrand, Dr. Judd, Capt. Makee, A.B. Bates, Mr. Wood, J.H. Wood, John L... more

The man is not bought! He is still in the slave pen in the Court House! The kidnapper agreed, both publicly and in writing, to sell him for $1200. The sum was raised by eminent Boston citizens and offered him. He then claimed more. The ba

The man is not bought! He is still in the slave pen in the Court House...

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 61, Folder 42.

Battle of New Orleans - from a painting by Merritt

Battle of New Orleans - from a painting by Merritt

Print shows American forces defending their barricades against an assault by British soldiers during the battle of New Orleans. Title from item. Illus. from: Gleason's Pictorial Drawing Room Companion, vol. 7, ... more

Who shall be mayor? This is a question that must be answered by the voter of the City of Philadelphia on Tuesday next, and as there are presented but two candidates, the choice must necessarily be of Richard Vaux or Robert T. Conrad ... Philadel

Who shall be mayor? This is a question that must be answered by the vo...

On verso: 322114 23 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 156, Folder 14.

$500 reward. A fraud was committed on the chemical bank, in this City, on the 30th inst. by means of forged checks ... J. Q. Jones. President of the Chemical Bank. New York, Aug. 30th, 1854.

$500 reward. A fraud was committed on the chemical bank, in this City,...

Reward. 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 121, Folder 19.

Lyon's copper lightning conductor! The subscriber. having secured the exclusive right for the sale of Lyon's Copper lightning conductor! The subscriber, having secured the exclusive right for the sale of Lyon's Copper lightning conductor, for th

Lyon's copper lightning conductor! The subscriber. having secured the ...

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 209, Folder 35.

[Title page of Boston slave riot, and trial of Anthony Burns with half-length portrait of Anthony Burns]

[Title page of Boston slave riot, and trial of Anthony Burns with half...

Illus. in: Boston slave riot, and trial of Anthony Burns. Boston : Fetridge and company, 1854, title page. Published in: Slavery in the courtroom : an annotated bibliography of American cases / Paul Finkelman. ... more

Map of Dinwiddie County, Virginia /

Map of Dinwiddie County, Virginia /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his o... more

[Henry L. Abbot, bust-length portrait, in uniform]

[Henry L. Abbot, bust-length portrait, in uniform]

Sitter is wearing a lieutenant's uniform. Case: curved octagon surrounded by a scroll design. Label pinned to case: Lieut. H. L. Abbot. No electronic surrogate available. Transfer; Manuscript Division (Henry L.... more

State of Maine. By the Governor: A proclamation for a day of public thanksgiving and praise ... I do, therefore, appoint Thursday, the thirtieth day of November next to be observed throughout this State as a day of public thanksgiving and praise

State of Maine. By the Governor: A proclamation for a day of public th...

Thanksgiving proclamation. 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 27, Folder 13.

Musicians' military & civic ball, complimentary to the Lowell cornet band, at French's Hall, on Thursday evening. Nov. 16th, 1854.

Musicians' military & civic ball, complimentary to the Lowell cornet b...

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 61, Folder 36.

Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West India Islands and Isthmus of Darien; by W. T. Steiger, General Land Office.

Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West India Island...

Outline map of the United States and Middle America showing proposed routes of the Pacific Rail Road and its branches in connection with the various systems of existing and unfinished rail roads from the Missis... more

Shankland's American fashions for the fall and winter of 1854 & 5
Rail road map accompanying the report an[d] exhibit of the Logansport & Northern Indiana Railroad showing its connections and the through route from St. Louis to New York of which this road forms a part; Logansport, Indiana May 1st 1854; L. S. Nash, Chief Engineer.

Rail road map accompanying the report an[d] exhibit of the Logansport ...

Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries. Chartered as the Auburn and Eel River Valley Rail Road on March 8, 1853. Name cha... more

The "Know-nothings" & the "Savage" by "Timid" ... May 30 '54.

The "Know-nothings" & the "Savage" by "Timid" ... May 30 '54.

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 233, Folder 10.

[Ezo kōkyō yochi zenzu.

[Ezo kōkyō yochi zenzu.

Scale ca. 1:360,000. Wood-block print. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3

Sontag concerts in New York

Sontag concerts in New York

196 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Hardtmuth.

Nominations of the do-nothings of Washington, for 1856. for Mayor. Jas. Robertson, Editor of the Truth. For assessors Ham Hughes. For Common Council George Turner, George Longdon, John McDevitt. For the Board of aldermen. Bill Porter. Beau Hickm

Nominations of the do-nothings of Washington, for 1856. for Mayor. Jas...

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 201, Folder 36.

Bonaventure Baes, Pres., Dominican Republic

Bonaventure Baes, Pres., Dominican Republic

Half, facing slightly left. Illus. in: Gleason's Pictorial, 1854 Sept. 9, p. 149. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Souvenir de Weber, romance

Souvenir de Weber, romance

No publication info; piano score missing. From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form... more

[Perry Davis, bust, facing right, on advertisement for Perry Davis' vegetable pain killer]

[Perry Davis, bust, facing right, on advertisement for Perry Davis' ve...

LOT subdivision subject: Portraits - male. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wellstood, Hanks, Hay and Whitting. Caption card tracings: Davis, Perry; Patent medicines.

Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer.

Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacrament...

Sketch map of the first railroad in California, with projected extensions to San Francisco, Sonora, and Tehama, made by the engineer who built the Sacramento Valley Railroad. Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. From Report ... more

Plat & dimensions of circle on Pennsylvania Avenue at intersection of Pa. Avenue, New Hampshire Avenue, K Street north, 23d Street west : [Washington Circle, Washington D.C.] /

Plat & dimensions of circle on Pennsylvania Avenue at intersection of ...

"18th Nov'r 1854." Includes survey notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Portland, Maine, U.S.A.

Portland, Maine, U.S.A.

Drawing shows spires and buildings of Portland, Maine from across the harbor. Small figures of men and woman stand on the shore in the foreground, watching boats and ships sail. Three steamships travel up and d... more

Steam or other communication with Liberia. An adjourned meeting to aid this object will be held this evening in the 4 1-2 street Church ... when the Hon. Judge Wayne will preside and addresses be made by several distinguished gentlemen ... All w

Steam or other communication with Liberia. An adjourned meeting to aid...

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 201, Folder 27.

Roberts' Horse Powders

Roberts' Horse Powders

Advertisement label showing two horses. LOT subdivision subject: Cows/Horses. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Engraving by Boerum. Copyright by M. B. Roberts. Caption card tracings: ... more

City of Washington.

City of Washington.

Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Plate 16 from atlas by S.A. Mitchell: New universal atlas ... of the world. Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1854. G1019.M64 1... more

[Notion Company's Works, California]

[Notion Company's Works, California]

Gold mine. From Gleason's Pictorial, vol. 6, 1854. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: California; Gold processing; Shelf.

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young man, dressed in rural attire for frontispiece of Leaves of Grass]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed by Whitman (Walt Whitman in 1855) across top. Saunders, no. 4 Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

Ichimonjiya saibei

Ichimonjiya saibei

Print showing an actor in the role of Ichimonjiya Saibei standing next to a palanquin. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one pan... more

Colton's railroad & township map of Arkansas complied from the U.S. Surveys and other authentic sources.

Colton's railroad & township map of Arkansas complied from the U.S. Su...

Detailed general map showing drainage, cities and towns, roads, railroads, and canals. Scale ca. 1:750,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1854 by J. H. Colton. LC also has an 1860 edition, p... more

No. 5. View of Honolulu, from the Catholic church

No. 5. View of Honolulu, from the Catholic church

Views of homes and residences: Mr. Boullion, Mr. Dudois, Capt. Snow, Mr. Cartwright, T. Spencer, J.C. Spalding, Dr. Ford, Capt. Crab, H. Sea, Dr. Newcomb, Dr. Wood, Mr. Sommer, Macfarlane, Porter & Ogden, Mrs. ... more

Map of Rensselaer County, New York : from actual surveys /

Map of Rensselaer County, New York : from actual surveys /

General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, householders' names, and forested areas. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of ... more

[John James Audubon, 1785-1851, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right in oval memorial portrait fringed by bird vignettes]

[John James Audubon, 1785-1851, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing ri...

Wood engraving from: Gleason's Pictorial, 1854 - 6:273. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn by George W. Colton, engraved by J M. Atwood.

Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn by George...

Detailed map showing drainage, railroads under construction and completed, canals, post roads, towns, townships, villages, post offices, and county boundaries. Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC also has 1856 and 1859 edi... more

Map of Putnam County, New-York /

Map of Putnam County, New-York /

General-content county map showing towns (townships), hills, rural buildings, and householders' names; the 3 village insets also show buildings and personal names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emph... more

Harrison's handkerchief extracts Apollos W. Harrison No. 10 South 7th Street Philadelphia / / Alphonse Bigot del. ; designed and drawn on stone by Alphonse Bigot.

Harrison's handkerchief extracts Apollos W. Harrison No. 10 South 7th ...

Print shows a ballroom scene at a stately manor in a sylvan setting, the foreground overflowing with floral arrangements and there are two massive lampposts flanking the entrance. On the left and the right are ... more

[Unidentified man, three-quarters length, seated, with arm resting on table with tablecloth]

[Unidentified man, three-quarters length, seated, with arm resting on ...

Written on back: April 24, 1854. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress)

Map of New London County, Connecticut.

Map of New London County, Connecticut.

LC Land ownership maps, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young man, dressed in rural attire for frontispiece of Leaves of Grass]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, facing front, as a young...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed by Whitman across top. Saunders, no. 4 Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

Kanda myōjin keidai chōbō

Kanda myōjin keidai chōbō

Print shows people at the Kanda Myōjin shrine.

Yushima tenmangū

Yushima tenmangū

Print shows people, mostly women, children, and elderly persons, near the torii at the entrance to the Tenman Shrine in Yushima.

Takanawa tsuki no kei

Takanawa tsuki no kei

Print shows full moon shining on boats in harbor and many people walking between buildings on the beach.

Map of North America from the latest authorities, showing the proposed railroad routes from the Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans /

Map of North America from the latest authorities, showing the proposed...

Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by J.H. Colton in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." From the Nathaniel Prentice Ban... more

Railroad reform, from the Providence Daily Post, September 5th, 1854.

Railroad reform, from the Providence Daily Post, September 5th, 1854.

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 170, Folder 34.

Secchū tokiwa zu

Secchū tokiwa zu

Print shows Tokiwa Gozen, wearing a large snow-covered hat, holding an infant, a young man appears to be calling to a boy; possibly represents Lady Tokiwa fleeing with her sons. Title and other descriptive info... more

The  Max Sutaine polka

The Max Sutaine polka

cover pg only From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyrigh... more

At a town meeting holden in South Kingstown, on Saturday, November 18,, A. D. 1854., the following resolutions were unanimously adopted.

At a town meeting holden in South Kingstown, on Saturday, November 18,...

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 170, Folder 36.

Ōhashi nakazu mitsumata

Ōhashi nakazu mitsumata

Print shows two women in a boat with a man at the helm near the wooden structural supports for the bridge at Mitsumata. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specia... more

Runnymede waltz

Runnymede waltz

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860

Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mercator's projection : compiled from the latest & most authentic sources exhibiting the recent Arctic and Antarctic discoveries & explorations /

Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mer...

Relief shown by hachures. Includes illustrations of cities and people along filigreed border. Inset: view of Antarctic Continent as seen by the U.S. Ship Peacock, January 19th, 1840. 4 x 29 cm. List of distance... more

Map of Albany County, New York : from actual surveys /

Map of Albany County, New York : from actual surveys /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 473 Includes ancillary maps of Albany, Rennselaerville, Cohoes, and the village of West Troy, statistical chart, business directories and illu... more

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warren...

Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on th... more

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Page with 3 illustrations showing darkness, sketchy lines representing the beginning of Russian history, and polar bears illustrating that nothing of interest was occurring at that time; also includes quotes by... more

Pres't Madison's Library at auction. at Orange Court House, Virginia on Tuesday the 27th day of June, prox., being the day after the County Court of Orange in that month, I shall sell at public auction, to the highest bidder that part of the lib

Pres't Madison's Library at auction. at Orange Court House, Virginia o...

Auction. 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 186, Folder 42.

[Block making machine that produced wooden blocks for block and tackle, primarily for the ship industry]

[Block making machine that produced wooden blocks for block and tackle...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Cyclopædia of useful arts, mechanical and chemical, manufactures, mining, and engineering / ed. by Charles Tomlinson.... London : New York, G. Virtue & co., 1854. Publ... more

Map of Loudoun County, Virginia /

Map of Loudoun County, Virginia /

Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Edition A." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the Clerks Office of District C... more

Railroad & township map of Ohio.

Railroad & township map of Ohio.

Detailed township map showing drainage, cities and towns, county and township boundaries, roads, and railroads. Scale ca. 1:580,000. LC also has 1879 edition measuring 92 x 84 cm., which includes a list of rail... more

Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers /

Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers /

Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in ... more

Nasmyth's patent steam hammer, copied by permission of the inventor from the machine in the great exhibition

Nasmyth's patent steam hammer, copied by permission of the inventor fr...

Title from item. Illus. in: Cyclopædia of useful arts, mechanical and chemical, manufactures, mining, and engineering / ed. by Charles Tomlinson.... London : New York, G. Virtue & co., 1854. Published in: The t... more

"View of the Pilot Knob" [Mo.]

"View of the Pilot Knob" [Mo.]

Lithograph by L. Gast & Brother, St. Louis. Illus. in: Annual Review, History of St. Louis, Commercial Statistics, Improvements of the Year, and Account of Leading Manufactories, etc., from the Missouri Republi... more

Declaration, platform, and constitution of the Republican association of Washington, D. C. [Washington, 1854].

Declaration, platform, and constitution of the Republican association ...

On verso: G.E.B. Dec. 21, 1910. 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 201, Folder 38.

[Abraham Lincoln while campaigning for the U.S. Senate, taken in Chicago, Illinois

[Abraham Lincoln while campaigning for the U.S. Senate, taken in Chica...

Title devised by Library staff. Original photograph: The original daguerreotype is at the Chicago Historical Society. Ostendorf, no. 6 Meserve, no. 3 Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by L... more

Plat of triangular reservation on Pennsylvania Avenue between 20th & 21st streets west : [Washington D.C.] /

Plat of triangular reservation on Pennsylvania Avenue between 20th & 2...

Covers triangular park bounded by Pennsylvania Avenue and I and 21 st streets N.W. "18th November 1854." Includes "Recapitulation" table. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of ... more

Uncle Sam, an American song

Uncle Sam, an American song

An illustrated sheet music cover for a song "written and sung by Mr. Howard Paul, in his comic & musical entertainment 'Patch Work.'" Uncle Sam here is a young man in a wide-brimmed hat and patchwork jacket. He... more

J. Q. A. Ward. / by H.K.B.

J. Q. A. Ward. / by H.K.B.

Drawing shows head-and-shoulders portrait of sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, who assisted Henry K. Brown with an equestrian statue of George Washington for Union Square in New York City. Title from item.

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progress; drawn and engraved under direction of the editor of the American railroad journal.

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progres...

Map of the eastern United States to about the 95th Meridian showing operating and projected railroads. Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Insets: [Boston and vicinity] 20 x 23 cm.--Map of Nova Scotia and part of New Brunsw... more

Complete scale for Robertson's keyed stop violin

Complete scale for Robertson's keyed stop violin

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860

Phrenology. This original and novel production on phrenology. by Ezra Ripley, is intended to set forth the character and tendency of the organs of the brain (when excited), and in a style and manner which can not fail to convey to the mind of th

Phrenology. This original and novel production on phrenology. by Ezra ...

On verso: Filed April 6, 1854. 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 121, Folder 22a.

Hachidaime ichikawa danjūrō no sinie

Hachidaime ichikawa danjūrō no sinie

Print shows actors kneeling on a stage before an audience and other figures on the stage that have horns. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-... more

Scott's map of Rutland County, Vermont /

Scott's map of Rutland County, Vermont /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 1190 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1854 by James D. Scott in the ... more

The tomb of Napoleon, at St. Helena

The tomb of Napoleon, at St. Helena

Illus. in: Gleason's Pictorial, 1854, v. 6, p. 352. Reference copy may be available in BIOG FILE - Napoleon I, emperor of the French, 1769-1821 Tomb. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.... more

Kansas. To those who desire that Kansas should be free ... Worcester, Nov. 22, 1854.

Kansas. To those who desire that Kansas should be free ... Worcester, ...

Title. 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 20, Folder 1.

Map of the borough of Woodbury, N.J. /

Map of the borough of Woodbury, N.J. /

Shows real-property tracts, building coverage, landowners' names, and proposed streets. "Woodbury was incorporated as a borough, March 10th A.D. 1854, and its limits defined as described by this map." Available... more

A correct map of the Pennsylvania Central Rail Road with its branches & connections, the shortest & quickest route between the east & west.

A correct map of the Pennsylvania Central Rail Road with its branches ...

Sketch map of the eastern United States showing the railroad network and emphasizing the routes between St. Louis and Chicago, and Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York. Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. LC Railroad maps... more

Vilikins and his Dinah! Or, the cup of cold pison.  New York, Andrews [ca. 1854].

Vilikins and his Dinah! Or, the cup of cold pison. New York, Andrews ...

Gift: Charles E. Tuttle, Rutland, Vermont.; On Verso: Gift, C. E. Tuttle, 1941.; GB7/28/69 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML... more

1854. Buffalo, Brantford & Goderich railway. Freight tariff ... Buffalo, 12th January 1854.

1854. Buffalo, Brantford & Goderich railway. Freight tariff ... Buffal...

Transportation.; On verso: Freight Tariff of B.B. and G.R. Co., Jun. 1854. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

Place de la Concorde A Paris / / Photographie d'apres nature par Ch. Soulier, photographe de l'empereur.

Place de la Concorde A Paris / / Photographie d'apres nature par Ch. S...

Photograph shows obelisk and fountain in Place de la Concorde with palaces, Rue Royale, and Church of the Madeleine in the background. Title from item. No. 215. Forms part of: Visual materials from the papers o... more

Calculator, showing the amount of paper required for printing a book of any given number of forms 1 to 50 exclusive of paper for binding. New York. [c. 1854].

Calculator, showing the amount of paper required for printing a book o...

On verso: Filed Jan. 27, 1854. 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 121, Folder 21a.

Map of Milford, Hillsboro' Co., New Hampshire /

Map of Milford, Hillsboro' Co., New Hampshire /

General map showing selected buildings and householders' names and election districts. "[Lithography of] Friend & Aub, 80 Walnut St." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. I... more

Important correspondence. [Letter from Allen McLane Robbinett to Com. R. F. Stockton Nov 23, 1854 and R. F. Stockton's reply dated Dec. 6th, 1854].

Important correspondence. [Letter from Allen McLane Robbinett to Com. ...

Stockton, R.F.; Robbinett, Allen McLane. 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 100, Folder 23.

Winner's improved method for the violin

Winner's improved method for the violin

Music cover showing four black people--couple dancing in front of fireplace, man playing violin, and man standing in doorway.

Frances Wright d'Arusmont / SW.

Frances Wright d'Arusmont / SW.

Frances Wright, half-length portrait, facing right. Title from caption on mount. Illus. from: Gleason's pictorial, v. 6, 1854, p. 388.

Map of Licking County, Ohio /

Map of Licking County, Ohio /

"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854 by P. O'Beirne and Wm. Boell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District New York." Includes statistical table by townships. LC co... more

Representation of the Sand Key Light House, Florida / S.E. Brown.

Representation of the Sand Key Light House, Florida / S.E. Brown.

Illus. in: Gleason's pictorial, v. 7, no. 10 (1854 Sept. 9), p. 152. Title from item.