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The friend in need! [Remedy for the bites of insects] Boston [c. 1859].

The friend in need! [Remedy for the bites of insects] Boston [c. 1859]...

Copy 2 formerly numbered as Portfolio 64, Folder 50a. This item has been renumbered from Portfolio 64, Folder 50a. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images ... More

Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory - finishing room

Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory - finishing room

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 7, no. 176 (1859 Apr. 16), p. 309. Caption card tracings: Ind; Music Pianos; Geogr.; B.I.

... Sir: This establishment has lately been re-opened under an entirely new management and strictly for the interest and accommodation of the Mercantile and business portion of the community ... Boston, June 20 '59.

... Sir: This establishment has lately been re-opened under an entirel...

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 64, Folder 28.

The purchase of Cuba pictorially considered, after the passage of the act appropriating thirty millions for the purpose, A.D. Eighteen hundred and ???? / Hoppin.

The purchase of Cuba pictorially considered, after the passage of the ...

Illustration with 9 scenes showing effects on America of annexation of Cuba including an increase in size and amount of cigars smoked, babies eating oranges and bananas, the U.S. Treasury depleted, and bullfigh... More

Bishū nagoya shinkei

Bishū nagoya shinkei

Print shows a carved fish as an architectural feature on the peak of the roof.

[Charlotte Cushman, three-quarter length portrait, facing right]

[Charlotte Cushman, three-quarter length portrait, facing right]

Photograph shows the American stage actress Charlotte Saunders Cushman. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; grape medallion design. Purchase; 2006; (DLC/PP-2006:113). Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype... More

Fac-simile of Mrs. Sickles's confession

Fac-simile of Mrs. Sickles's confession

Page of text of Mrs. Daniel Sickles's confession of infidelity.

Waterbury, Nov. 1st, 1859. Dear Sir: - A petition was presented to the General Assembly of this State at their last session, (May 1858,) asking for division of the County of Litchfield, or the establishment of two half shire towns in that County

Waterbury, Nov. 1st, 1859. Dear Sir: - A petition was presented to 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 9, Folder 6.

Carolos Antonio Lopez, 1790-1862

Carolos Antonio Lopez, 1790-1862

Head and shoulders, facing front. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly ? 1859. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Map of Floyd County, Indiana : showing the townships sections divisions and farm lands with the owners' names and number of acres, together with roads, rivers, creeks, railroads, &c &c. /

Map of Floyd County, Indiana : showing the townships sections division...

"Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1859 by P. O'Beinre in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." LC Land ownership maps, 144 Incl... More

The Harper's Ferry insurrection--The U.S. Marines storming the engine house--Insurgents firing through holes in the doors / from a sketch made on the spot by our special artist.

The Harper's Ferry insurrection--The U.S. Marines storming the engine ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 8, no. 204 (1859 Oct. 29), p. 342.

Washington Greys 8th Regt. N.Y.S.T. Colonel George Lyons Commandant on special duty at Camp Washington Quarantine, St. I. [i.e., Staten Island] Sept. 11th to 28th 1858 by order of the Commander in Chief, Governor John A. King

Washington Greys 8th Regt. N.Y.S.T. Colonel George Lyons Commandant on...

Copyright by Otto Botticher. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card.

Map of Middlesex County, Connecticut.

Map of Middlesex County, Connecticut.

LC Land ownership maps, 63 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Gravely's best flue cured Prepared by C.R. Sisson : Virginia smoking tobacco / / Herline & Hensel, Lith.

Gravely's best flue cured Prepared by C.R. Sisson : Virginia smoking t...

Tobacco package label showing portrait of Sequoyah, after an illustration by Thomas L. Mckenney.

[Two unidentified soldiers of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, later assigned to Co. A, 46th Virginia Infantry Regiment, in uniform]

[Two unidentified soldiers of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, later...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-39. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Ann... More

Hoyt's Hiawatha hair restorative. Every bottle warranted ... Agents for the sale of the Hiawatha hair restorative ... [1859].

Hoyt's Hiawatha hair restorative. Every bottle warranted ... Agents fo...

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 64, Folder 34.

[Galusha A. Grow, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Galusha A. Grow, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congr...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 100. Each item includes subject's orig... More

The construction of the Washington national monument, after a suspension of several years, is about to be resumed ... [Washington, D. C. 1859].

The construction of the Washington national monument, after a suspensi...

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 203, Folder 28.

[Edward Dodd, Representative from New York, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Edward Dodd, Representative from New York, Thirty-fifth Congress, hal...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 59. Each item includes subject's origi... More

Mary & Lizzie - Segars Manufactory of the best vuelta-abajo tobacco by W.S. Huntoon & Son, Providence, R.I.

Mary & Lizzie - Segars Manufactory of the best vuelta-abajo tobacco by...

LOT subdivision subject: tobacco labels - Miscellaneous. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by W.S. Huntoon & Son.

[Charles Billinghurst, Representative from Wisconsin, Thirty-fifth Congress, original signature]

[Charles Billinghurst, Representative from Wisconsin, Thirty-fifth Con...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 297. Title devised by Library staff ba... More

Daniel Edgar Sickles, 1819-1914

Daniel Edgar Sickles, 1819-1914

Bust, facing slightly right. Wood engr. after photo by Brady. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1859 March 12, p. 268. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. Index... More

America. A national song

America. A national song

An allegorical illustration on the cover of a patriotic song, dedicated to the "National Guards of Philadelphia." A pronouncedly decollete Columbia or Liberty figure sits astride a bald eagle which flies over t... More

[John Dick, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[John Dick, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, h...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 111. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Paul Leidy, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Paul Leidy, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, ...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 98. Each item includes subject's origi... More

[Sherrard Clemens, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Sherrard Clemens, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 135. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[John F. Farnsworth, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[John F. Farnsworth, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congre...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 255. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Simon Cameron, Senator from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Simon Cameron, Senator from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 85. Each item includes subject's origi... More

[George W. Hopkins, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, original signature]

[George W. Hopkins, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 138. Title devised by Library staff ba... More

[Samuel Arnold, Representative from Connecticut, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Samuel Arnold, Representative from Connecticut, Thirty-fifth Congress...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 40. Each item includes subject's origi... More

[David Ritchie, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[David Ritchie, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 107. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[William T, Avery, Representative from Tennessee, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[William T, Avery, Representative from Tennessee, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 238. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Recto: studioportret van Alexandrine Tinne staand bij

Recto: studioportret van Alexandrine Tinne staand bij

Recto: studioportret van Alexandrine Tinne staand bij een piëdestal met vaas en plant (bijgesneden). Verso: in blauwe inkt enkele karikaturen/studies van koppen en tweemaal het opschrift ‘cabra inocente’ (Spaan... More

[Isadora Noe Freeman and Mary Christiana Freeman]

[Isadora Noe Freeman and Mary Christiana Freeman]

Daguerreotype shows: two African American girls, Issadora Noe Freeman seated on the left, Mary Christiana Freeman, standing on right holding large hat. Photographer unidentified. Case: lower half only, center c... More

Honor to Washington. A national ode

Honor to Washington. A national ode

An elaborate emblem to the memory of George Washington, illustrating the cover of a song in his honor composed by B. A. Burditt. The song, according to the text, was written "Expressly for the celebration of th... More

To the voters of the Second senatorial district! Americans! Will you cast your votes for Micah Dyer Jr? who has openly denounced your party and principles!! [1859].

To the voters of the Second senatorial district! Americans! Will you c...

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 41.

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Construction of the United States Treasury Building, Washington, D.C....

Illus. in: Views of the Treasury Building, plate 37. Microfilm in LOT 12364.

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood at the coming election for mayor is the duty of every one who has an interest in the welfare of New-York ... [New York, Nov. 1859].

To the electors of the city of New-York. The defeat of Fernando Wood a...

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, Folder 34.

[Matt Ward, Senator from Texas, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Matt Ward, Senator from Texas, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length por...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 286. Each item includes subject's orig... More

... Furniture at auction! on Wednesday next, May 25 at 10 o'clock, A. M., All the furniture contained in the boarding house, No. 12 Prospect St., ... Boston, May 24, 1859. Boston. J. E. Farwell& Co's Steam presses, No. 2. Spring Lane.

... Furniture at auction! on Wednesday next, May 25 at 10 o'clock, A. ...

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 64, Folder 22.

Karta Eniseĭskoĭ gubernīi Krasnoi︠a︡rskago okruga : sostavlena 1859 goda.

Karta Eniseĭskoĭ gubernīi Krasnoi︠a︡rskago okruga : sostavlena 1859 go...

Wall map showing riverine gold-mining concessions in Krasnoi︠a︡rsk District (Okrug) of Eniseĭ Gubernia. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink (black) and watercolors. From the Yudin Collection (LC). Issued with 2 metal rings... More

[Samuel A. Smith, Representative from Tennessee, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Samuel A. Smith, Representative from Tennessee, Thirty-fifth Congress...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 231. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[John C. Kunkel, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[John C. Kunkel, Representative from Pennsylvania, Thirty-fifth Congre...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 96. Each item includes subject's origi... More

Washn. Aqueduct

Washn. Aqueduct

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 135. Title devised by Library staff. Notation: Gate no(?) distributn. reservoir. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Fourth of July scene, on Boston Common

Fourth of July scene, on Boston Common

Riotous scene with children playing with firecrackers. Illus. in: "Ballou's Pictorial" 9 July 1859, vol. 17, p. 17 (entire page). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Reference copy may ... More

[Henry A. Edmundson, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Henry A. Edmundson, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congre...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 137. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Madonna della Scala

Madonna della Scala

81 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bufford. Copyright Deposit: Feb. 28, 1859, No. 81 [inscribed]; July 27, 1859 [stamped].

[Martin J. Crawford, Representative from Georgia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Martin J. Crawford, Representative from Georgia, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 161. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Cour du palais de la mission francaise a Teheran en 1848

Cour du palais de la mission francaise a Teheran en 1848

Lithograph drawn from nature & lith. by Jules Laurens. Illus. in: Voyage en tùrquie... (Paris 1859) by Xavier Hommaire de Hell, plate 61. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption car... More

[James B. Ricaud, Representative from Maryland, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[James B. Ricaud, Representative from Maryland, Thirty-fifth Congress,...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 119. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation aérienne par l'ingénieur Camille Vert, de la Drôme le plus léger que l'air par le poisson volant : le plus lourd que l'air par l'homme ailé ...

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation ...

Broadside announcing a conference on flight designs by Camille Vert. Includes pictures of a lighter-than-air 'flying fish' airship and a heavier-than-air 'winged man' ornithopter. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

[James M. Cavanaugh, Representative from Minnesota, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[James M. Cavanaugh, Representative from Minnesota, Thirty-fifth Congr...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 305. Each item includes subject's orig... More

The court of death - from the original painting, by Rembrandt Peale / lith. of Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y.

The court of death - from the original painting, by Rembrandt Peale / ...

Print showing religious allegory based on a poem by Beilby Porteus, Bishop of London. Death sits on his throne in a cave. His agents include war, fire, famine, pestilence, pleasure, intemperance, remorse, delir... More

From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from explorations and surveys /

From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from e...

Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the M... More

The Washington tragedy. Air, Vilikins and his Dinah. April 1859.

The Washington tragedy. Air, Vilikins and his Dinah. April 1859.

Verse.; On verso: 85008 06. 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 203, Folder 38.

La Normandi

La Normandi

LOT subdivision subject: Tobacco - manufacture, retailing. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by A Bijur.

[Portrait of John Brown]

[Portrait of John Brown]

Photograph showing three-quarter length portrait of John Brown, with beard, facing slightly right. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp on recto: Lawrence's Photographs, 381 Broadway, cor. White St., New... More

Navire aérien, le poisson volant, inventé et exécuté par M. Camille Vert, ingénieur-mécanicien ... / Paris, Camille Vert, rue de la Pépinière, 86.

Navire aérien, le poisson volant, inventé et exécuté par M. Camille Ve...

Broadside announcing the exhibit at the Palais de l'industrie, séances expérimentales in Paris of a fish-shaped, steam-powered airship designed by Camille Vert. Features design drawing of the airship, equipped ... More

United States military post, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River - General Harney's house beside flagstaff, May 1859 [sic]

United States military post, Fort Vancouver, Columbia River - General ...

Photograph shows view of the U.S. military post at Fort Vancouver, on the Columbia River; identifies General William Selby Harney's house on the right by the flag pole. Title from item. Date for probably May 18... More

[U.S. Department of Interior Building]

[U.S. Department of Interior Building]

Photo shows a U.S. government building at 7th and F streets, NW, in Washington, DC, while it was occupied by the Department of the Interior. Later known as the Patent Office Building. In album: Benjamin Brown F... More

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party - Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just befor...

Men shot and bleeding, John Brown and others with rifle and pikes, and hostages inside the engine house of the Harpers Ferry Armory. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 8, no. 2... More

Something new in dentistry. Dr. S. V. Tucker, Surgeon dentist ... Boston. J. E. Farwell & Co., Printers, 32 Congress Street [1859].

Something new in dentistry. Dr. S. V. Tucker, Surgeon dentist ... Bost...

Dentistry. 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 64, Folder 19.

[Aaron Shaw, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Aaron Shaw, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress, half...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 260. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Jesse D. Bright, Senator from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Jesse D. Bright, Senator from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-le...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 239. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Samuel G. Andrews, Representative from New York, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Samuel G. Andrews, Representative from New York, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 73. Each item includes subject's origi... More

Juan Rafael Mora

Juan Rafael Mora

3/4, facing right. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 3, 1859, p. 668. Ref. copy may be in BIOG FILE. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Summer shades

Summer shades

Artist: Louis Maurer (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6344

[Nehemiah Abbott, Representative from Maine, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Nehemiah Abbott, Representative from Maine, Thirty-fifth Congress, ha...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 6. Each item includes subject's origin... More

[John G. Davis, Representative from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[John G. Davis, Representative from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, ha...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 247. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Elihu B. Washburne, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Elihu B. Washburne, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congre...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 254. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Crowded London street with food vendors, children in rags, and well-dressed men and women passing by. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1859 April 2, p. 212.

[Solomon Foot, Senator from Vermont, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Solomon Foot, Senator from Vermont, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-lengt...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 15. Each item includes subject's origi... More

The Oberlin rescuers at Cuyahoga Co. jail

The Oberlin rescuers at Cuyahoga Co. jail

Twenty named men posed in front of building. Photo by T.J. Rice, Oberlin, Ohio. This photograph was published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, May 7, 1859, p. 351. Reference copy may be in SSF - Prisone... More

[Exterior view of Messers. Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory and 5 views of operations inside, Tremont Street, Boston, Mass.]

[Exterior view of Messers. Chickering's Pianoforte Manufactory and 5 v...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 7, no. 176 (1859 Apr. 16), p. 306. Caption card tracings: Ind ; Music Pianos; Geogr.; B.I. Chickering.

New library of St. Geneviève / Thomas.

New library of St. Geneviève / Thomas.

Illus. in: Memoirs of libraries: including a handbook of library economy / By Edward Edwards. London : Trübner & Co.,1859, p. 674. Title from item.

The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, 1859 / drawn and engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, ...

Print shows Sir Henry Havelock, full-length portrait, sitting, facing right, wearing dress uniform and holding a quill pen at a desk in a tent in Lucknow, India, during the Indian Mutiny of 1857. Havelock defen... More

[Jacob M. Kunkel, Representative from Maryland, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Jacob M. Kunkel, Representative from Maryland, Thirty-fifth Congress,...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 122. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Lucius Q.C. Lamar, Representative from Mississippi, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Lucius Q.C. Lamar, Representative from Mississippi, Thirty-fifth Cong...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 179. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[James Hughes, Representative from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, original signature]

[James Hughes, Representative from Indiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, ori...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 243. Title devised by Library staff ba... More

[William Kellogg, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[William Kellogg, Representative from Illinois, Thirty-fifth Congress,...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 257. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Alfred M. Scales, Representative from North Carolina, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Alfred M. Scales, Representative from North Carolina, Thirty-fifth Co...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 147. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[John Letcher, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[John Letcher, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, ha...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 134. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Perspective, east front, looking south

Perspective, east front, looking south

Photograph showing beginning phase of adding dome to Capitol. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 37. Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[E.P. Walton, Representative from Vermont, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[E.P. Walton, Representative from Vermont, Thirty-fifth Congress, half...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 17. Each item includes subject's origi... More

[Edward Wade, Representative from Ohio, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Edward Wade, Representative from Ohio, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-le...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 211. Each item includes subject's orig... More

George M. Patchen, Brown Dick and Millers Dansel: in their splendid trotting contest for a purse of $500 - over the Union Course L.I. July 7th 1859

George M. Patchen, Brown Dick and Millers Dansel: in their splendid tr...

Artist: Louis Maurer (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 2550

[George S. Hawkins, Representative from Florida, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[George S. Hawkins, Representative from Florida, Thirty-fifth Congress...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 284. Each item includes subject's orig... More

[Front page of Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper with picture of John Brown]

[Front page of Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper with picture of Jo...

Three-quarter length portrait of Brown accompanies text describing the insurrection at Harper's Ferry.