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Teppōzu inaribashi minato jinja

Teppōzu inaribashi minato jinja

Print shows view from between the masts of a sailboat of the harbor with cargo boats, the Inari Bridge, the Minato shrine, and Mount Fuji in the distance. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nic... more

Passengers from Washington for the West are reminded that they can procure through tickets and baggage checks: at the Washington station, direct for all parts of the West! The connecting trains leave Washington daily at 6 A.M. and 41/2 P.M. T. H

Passengers from Washington for the West are reminded that they can pro...

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 31, Folder 7a.

Redding and Watson's map of Walworth County, Wisconsin /

Redding and Watson's map of Walworth County, Wisconsin /

"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 1440 Available also ... more

Lady Woodruff, Miller's damsel, General Darcy and Stella: trotting for a purse of $800 mile heats best 3 in. 5 in. harness

Lady Woodruff, Miller's damsel, General Darcy and Stella: trotting for...

Artist: Louis Maurer (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3670

Minowa kanasugi mikawashima

Minowa kanasugi mikawashima

Print shows two red-crowned cranes, one about to land, in a marsh. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Meisho edo hyakkei... more

An address to the electors of Connecticut. [March 1857].

An address to the electors of Connecticut. [March 1857].

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 9, Folder 4.

[Frontis. illus. of 2 men, 2 horses, pack burro, and dog at tent camp beside stream; also title page]

[Frontis. illus. of 2 men, 2 horses, pack burro, and dog at tent camp ...

Frontis. engraving by Richardson - Cox. Illus. in: Frederick Law Olmsted, A Journey Through Texas, 1857. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Camps; Tex. Hist.; Publ. Ind.

Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under the direction of Silas Seymour, state engineer surveyor.

Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under the dire...

Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and propose... more

Harrison's musk cologne. Philadelphia [musk deer]

Harrison's musk cologne. Philadelphia [musk deer]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bigot.

View from the "Dead Rabbit" barricade in Bayard Street, taken at the height of the battle by our own artist, who, as spectator, was present at the fight

View from the "Dead Rabbit" barricade in Bayard Street, taken at the h...

View of fight between two gangs, the "Dead Rabbits" and the "Bowery Boys" in the Sixth Ward, New York City. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 4, (1857 July 18), p. 108.

[Abraham Lincoln, immediately prior to Senate nomination, Chicago, Illinois]

[Abraham Lincoln, immediately prior to Senate nomination, Chicago, Ill...

Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. According to Ostendorf, this portrait by Hessler was copied during Lincoln's campaign and further distributed. Ostendorf, no. 2 (variation) Meserve, n... more

Takanawa ushimachi

Takanawa ushimachi

Print shows a view looking out from a sea wall past the wheel on a cart, two small dogs, and two pieces of melon rind, with ships under sail in the distance. Title and other descriptive information compiled by ... more

The dry-goods epidemic, Broadway at three P.M. / W. del.

The dry-goods epidemic, Broadway at three P.M. / W. del.

Cover of Harper's Weekly with illustration showing crowd of women, men and children exiting and entering "O.L.D. Pinchpence" dry goods store during a sale. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 1, no.... more

[Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, in Trieste, Austria (now Italy)]

[Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing fr...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Studio fotografico, G. Malovich, Corso No. 41, (670) - Trieste. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Me... more

Millenium

Millenium

Symbolic illustration of the inauguration of the opening of telegraph connections between America and Europe. LOT subdivision subject: Atlantic Cable. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. ... more

Check and note ends

Check and note ends

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. No associated name on shelflist card. Copyright deposit.

On the cross

On the cross

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

Bristol's Sarsaparilla

Bristol's Sarsaparilla

Poster advertisement showing head-and-shoulders portrait of C. C. Bristol framed with filigree of sarsaparilla plants. LOT subject: Beverages. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item.... more

Pandore

Pandore

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Lafosse.

Map of Clermont County, Ohio /
Shiba atagoyama

Shiba atagoyama

Print shows a shaman or other religious figure arriving at the shrine at the top of the hill at Atago. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06.... more

Coleccion de varios documentos para la historia de la Florida y Tierras adyacentes California. Ano de 1541. [S. l., 1857]

Coleccion de varios documentos para la historia de la Florida y Tierra...

Florida.; Incomplete; missing all after leaf 1. 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 2, Folder 1.

Massaki-hen yori Suijin no mori uchigawa sekiya no sato o miru zu

Massaki-hen yori Suijin no mori uchigawa sekiya no sato o miru zu

Print shows a view through a semi-circle of boats on the Uchi River inlet, with blossoms in the foreground and distant view of the Suijin shrine. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-... more

Ingenio Trinidad propiedad del Sõr. Dn. Esteban Oviedo / / dibujado y litogrdo. por Edo. Laplante ; litografia de L. Marquier.

Ingenio Trinidad propiedad del Sõr. Dn. Esteban Oviedo / / dibujado y ...

Illustration showing sugar refinery plant in Trinidad, Cuba. Illus. in: Los ingenios : coleccion de vistas de los principales ingenios de azucar ... de Cuba ... / por Justo G. Cantero. Habana : Impreso en la li... more

Map of the county of Plymouth, Massachusetts /

Map of the county of Plymouth, Massachusetts /

LC Land ownership maps, 319 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 47 ancillary maps, business directories, statistics, distance chart, and illustrations. LC copy se... more

Hymns and songs for the anti-slavery celebration of the Declaration of Independence, at Framingham, July 4, 1857. Boston, Prentiss & Sawyer, printers, No. 19 Water Street.

Hymns and songs for the anti-slavery celebration of the Declaration of...

Fourth of July celebration. 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 62, Folder 32.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central... more

The recent deep snow in Massachusetts: street in New Bedford

The recent deep snow in Massachusetts: street in New Bedford

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1857 Feb. 21. Reference copy may be in LOT 4382H. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Photograph shows White House grounds with stableyard and part of stable. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Pu... more

The lady's guide to perfect gentility, in manners, dress, and conversation ... also a useful instructor in letter writing, toilet preparations, fancy needlework, millinery, dressmaking, care of wardrobe, the hair, teeth, hands, lips, complexion, etc.

The lady's guide to perfect gentility, in manners, dress, and conversa...

Etiquette manuals are an important source for information on issues relating to the study of nineteenth-century social dance. Thornwell discusses the complexion, appropriate dress, introductions, behavior at pa... more

Cincinnati & St. Louis route. New York to St. Louis, Cairo, Vincennes, Evansville, Louisville & Madison, via Cincinnati and Ohio and Mississippi railroad ... St. Louis 1857.

Cincinnati & St. Louis route. New York to St. Louis, Cairo, Vincennes,...

Transportation. 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 86, Folder 4.

[Capitol, maquette of sculpture 'Landing of Pilgrims' for east pediment of the south wing of the House of Representatives]

[Capitol, maquette of sculpture 'Landing of Pilgrims' for east pedimen...

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 63. Title devised by Library staff. Designed by Erastus Dow Palmer. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Signora Frezzolini, prima donna, Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street, New York City

Signora Frezzolini, prima donna, Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street, ...

Signora Frezzolini, half-length portrait, facing left. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1857 Oct. 10, p. 297 (top).

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

Illustration shows the procession of Alexander II into the Kremlin. Illus. in: Description of a view of the city of Moscow, with the gorgeous entry of His Imperial Majesty the Emperor Alexander II into the Krem... more

The inauguration procession in honor of President Buchanan passing through [...]

The inauguration procession in honor of President Buchanan passing thr...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 3, 1857 March 21, p. 240. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Buchanan, James Inauguration, 1857.

Reduced. The great central Pennsylvania rail road route to the west ... Rates of fare ... New-York. Booth & Norton, Steam Job printers, 28 Frankfort street. August, 1857.

Reduced. The great central Pennsylvania rail road route to the west .....

Transportation.; On verso: M.C. #09-82-038.191 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 122... more

Takata no baba

Takata no baba

Print shows a large target for archery hanging in front of a tree and a horse racing track in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2... more

Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America /

Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal gove...

Cadastral map showing buildings and wards. Shows "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly; Judiciary Square shown as "Judicary Square." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Available also ... more

The author from a photograph by Bingham (Paris)

The author from a photograph by Bingham (Paris)

Three-quarter length portrait of Alexis Sayer, seated, facing front. From a photograph by Bingham. Illus. in: Sayer's Culinary Campaign (London, 1857) frontis. Bitting Collection. No ref. copy. This record cont... more

New-Orleans (Louisiana) / H. Lewis pinx. ; Lith. Jnst. Arnz & Co. Düsseldorf.
Pilots Station / H. Lewis pinx. ; Lith. Jnst. Arnz & Co. Düsseldorf.

Pilots Station / H. Lewis pinx. ; Lith. Jnst. Arnz & Co. Düsseldorf.

Bird's-eye view of harbor, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Yotsuya naitō shijuku

Yotsuya naitō shijuku

Print shows rear view of horses with decorated hooves, a row of shops with shoppers. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: ... more

Map of Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., New York /

Map of Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., New York /

Survey map showing street rights-of-way, buildings, lot/tract property lines, householders'/landowners' names, and section of Erie Canal. Also covers village of Palatine Bridge. Hand col. in red to emphasize co... more

A geological and topographical map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey : compiled from the official reports of the geological surveys and from various other sources public and private /

A geological and topographical map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey : co...

Relief shown by hachures. "Note: Submitted for correction to J.P. Lesley ... Geological Survey of Pennsylvania." "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1857 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsy... more

Township map of Wisconsin showing The Milwaukee & Horicon Rail Road and its connections.

Township map of Wisconsin showing The Milwaukee & Horicon Rail Road an...

Map of Wisconsin and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, state boundaries, township lines, cities, and towns. Scale ca. 1:1,400,000. Entered according to an act of Congress in the District of Wisconsin i... more

Map of Camden County, New Jersey /

Map of Camden County, New Jersey /

General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Camden inset shows city wards and building coverage; the Gloucester inset shows prominent local buildings and churches; the Haddon... more

Christ Church, Germantown, Phila. / J. Queen del. ; Sl. Sloan Archt. ; P.S. Duval & Son's lith., Phila.

Christ Church, Germantown, Phila. / J. Queen del. ; Sl. Sloan Archt. ;...

Print shows an exterior view from the street of Christ Church, with pedestrians and a horse-drawn cart in the foreground. Title from item. Wainwright, 62 Purchase; Marian Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms ... more

Map of Hillsdale Co., Michigan /

Map of Hillsdale Co., Michigan /

Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Samuel Geil in the Clerks Office of District Court of the Eastern Distrcit of Pennsylvania." Includes business directories, di... more

General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the free & slave-holding states, and the territories of the Union : also the boundary of the seceding states /

General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the f...

"Entered in Sta. Hall, London - & according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by H.D. Rogers, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Publishers advertisements on cover panels pasted on ... more

Travellers map of Long Island.

Travellers map of Long Island.

Relief shown in hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Differs from other copy in coloration and boundaries. Map is colored in. Different colors denote the boundari... more

Jefferson Market, Sixth Avenue, New York City / Tarbell, S. ; A. Hill.

Jefferson Market, Sixth Avenue, New York City / Tarbell, S. ; A. Hill.

Illus. in: Ballou's pictorial, v. 13, no. 16 (1857 Oct. 17), p. 248. Title from item.

Ayasegawa kanegafuchi

Ayasegawa kanegafuchi

Print shows a man poling a raft among reeds in marsh area of river with blossoming mimosa(?) tree in the foreground. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialis... more