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A woman in labor imploring the aid of Lucina set within a decorative cartouche, from the 'Loves, Rages and Jealousies of Juno'

A woman in labor imploring the aid of Lucina set within a decorative c...

Giulio Bonasone was an Italian painter and engraver born in Bologna. He possibly studied painting under Lorenzo Sabbatini, and painted a Purgatory for the church of San Stefano, but all his paintings have been ... more

The Actor Ichimura Kamezo Fighting with the Aid of a Large Hatchet

The Actor Ichimura Kamezo Fighting with the Aid of a Large Hatchet

Torii Kiyomasu II (Japanese, 1706–1763) Edo period (1615–1868)

Norwich, (Conn) July 30, 1802. Sir, Presuming you to be a gentleman who is willing to aid and encourage the publication of an invaluable work, I have taken the liberty to present you with a proposal for publishing one of that nature, entitled, a

Norwich, (Conn) July 30, 1802. Sir, Presuming you to be a gentleman wh...

Imprint 2. 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 4, Folder 18.

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ever used in country dances, in a way so easy and familiar, that persons of the meanest capacity may in a short time acquire (without the aid of a master) a complete knowledge of that rational and polite amusement. To which are added, instructions for dancing some entire new reels; together with the rules, regulations, and complete etiquette of the ball room.

An analysis of country dancing: wherein are displayed all the figures ...

This is the first of several books published by Wilson on the subject of English country dancing. Performed as a series of figures by a column of men facing a column of women, the English country dance was one ... more

map from "An Inquiry concerning the primitive inhabitants of Ireland. Illustrated by Ptolemy's map of Erin, corrected by the aid of bardic history"

map from "An Inquiry concerning the primitive inhabitants of Ireland. ...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "An Inquiry concerning the primitive inhabitants of Ireland. Illustrated by Ptolemy's map of Erin, corrected by the aid of bardic history". The title and subject ... more

Geological map of Maryland on which are also shewn the chief topographical features to aid in the triangulation.

Geological map of Maryland on which are also shewn the chief topograph...

Scale 1:200,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by contours. Geologic information not shown. Shows only Washington, Frederick, Carroll, Montgomery, Howard, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, Charles, Calvert,... more

Slavery abolished by the laws of nature!!! Negroes not of the same species with white men!!! The mulatto race will soon cease to exist!! [Regarding course of lectures in aid of the abolition of slavery in the United States to be given by Robert

Slavery abolished by the laws of nature!!! Negroes not of the same spe...

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 155, Folder 24.

Fair at Mechanics' Hall. A fair in aid of the anti-slavery cause, will be held at the above Hall, commencing to-morrow, (Friday) Morning at 10 o'clock, and will remain open until 10 o'clock on Saturday evening ... December 30, 1841.

Fair at Mechanics' Hall. A fair in aid of the anti-slavery cause, will...

Anti-slavery fair. 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 57, Folder 22.

The Central colored Presbyterian church of Philadelphia, worshipping at the present time in Einghth near Carpenter Street, respectfully appeal to a generous public for aid, in erecting a house of worship ... Philadelphia, November 14, 1844.

The Central colored Presbyterian church of Philadelphia, worshipping a...

On verso: 50. 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 154, Folder 23.

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.

To the public. The Committee appointed at a public meeting at Faneuil Hall, June 3, 1856 to raise funds for the aid of the free state settlers in Kansas, earnestly ask attention to the following statements ... Contributions to Patrick T. Jackson

To the public. The Committee appointed at a public meeting at Faneuil ...

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 17.

The undersigned again call on all interested in their cause,- the cause of freedom, so deeply important not only to the three millions of American slaves, but to the American nation ... for immediate aid, by contributions of money and materials,

The undersigned again call on all interested in their cause,- the caus...

Anti-slavery bazaar. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; ... more

To the patriotic women of Philadelphia. A meeting of the ladies of the City of Philadelphia will be held this day, at 4 o'clock, P. M., at the School Room, in Tenth Street ... to devise means to give aid and comfort to our noble soldiers ... [Si

To the patriotic women of Philadelphia. A meeting of the ladies of the...

Civil war posters. 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 157, Folder 25.

Produce loan in aid of the Confederate states. To the people of Louisiana and Mississippi. New Orleans, February 1, 1862.

Produce loan in aid of the Confederate states. To the people of Louisi...

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 24, Folder 29.

Volunteers!! The selectmen of Reading will be at their office on Thursday afternoon, of each week, for the purpose of paying aid to the families of volunteers, and transact any other business that may come before them ... Selectmen of Reading. S

Volunteers!! The selectmen of Reading will be at their office on Thurs...

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 69, Folder 3.

Secretary's report of the Soldiers' aid society, Church of the Unity, for the year 1862--63.

Secretary's report of the Soldiers' aid society, Church of the Unity, ...

On verso: 20 Sept. 1863. 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 70, Folder 26.

General Stuart's new aid

General Stuart's new aid

Print shows Antonia Ford, who was appointed an honorary aide-de-camp to Jeb Stuart, on horseback. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1863 April 4, p. 211.

Grand instrumental concert, under the direction of Carl Sentz, assisted by an orchestra composed of the elite of the profession, will be held at Hendry Hall, Haddonfield. N. J. in aid of the street light fund. on Wednesday evening, October 19, 1

Grand instrumental concert, under the direction of Carl Sentz, assiste...

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 39.

Exhibition of arms and trophies in behalf of the metropolitan fair, in aid of the United States Sanitary Commission. To open March 28th, 1864. [New York, 1864].

Exhibition of arms and trophies in behalf of the metropolitan fair, in...

1. United States Sanitary Commission.; Gift: George B. McClellan, Jr. 1951. 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

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commission, Logan Square, Philadelphia, June 1864 / drawn from nature & on stone by James Queen ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son, Philad.

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commi...

Print shows a view from the northwest of the temporary buildings erected for the Great Central Fair in 1864 on Logan Square in Philadelphia, with the SS Peter and Paul Cathedral on the far side. The three-week ... more

Great central fair in aid of the Sanitary commission, to be held at Philadelphia, first week in June, 1864. Restaurant department ... Philadelphia 1864.

Great central fair in aid of the Sanitary commission, to be held at Ph...

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 158, Folder 29l.

Metropolitan fair in aid of the United States sanitary commission. To the serving people of our city ... New York, Feb. 8, 1864.

Metropolitan fair in aid of the United States sanitary commission. To ...

On verso: E.U.S. Oct 26-12. 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 125, Folder 4.

New England Freedman's aid society to the colored people of the South. Letter from Gov. Andrew, of Massachusetts. Fellow-Citizens ... Boston, Mass. Sept. 1, 1865.

New England Freedman's aid society to the colored people of the South....

New England Freedman's aidmsociety. 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 71, Folder 41.

To the people of Portland. It is believed that a fair expression of public sentiment upon the question of giving further aid to the air line was not obtained at town meeting last Saturday, owing to the absence of a very large number of voters fr

To the people of Portland. It is believed that a fair expression of pu...

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 26.

The Ohio whiskey war - the ladies of Logan singing hymns in front of barrooms in aid of the temperance movement

The Ohio whiskey war - the ladies of Logan singing hymns in front of b...

After a sketch by S.B. Morton. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 Feb. 21, p. 392.

The catastrophe at Elm, Switzerland. An appeal for aid ... Washington, D. C., October 21, 1881.

The catastrophe at Elm, Switzerland. An appeal for aid ... Washington,...

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 207, Folder 6.

The great floods of 1883 - Germany's need and America's aid / J. Keppler.

The great floods of 1883 - Germany's need and America's aid / J. Keppl...

Illustration shows Columbia sitting on a rock on the coast as men bring packages of supplies labeled "From Ohio, Missouri, From New York, [and] California"; just offshore, men pull on the oars of a rowboat lade... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Central Pacific R.R. Co., 118 U.S. 235 (1886)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Central Pacific R.R. Co., 118 U.S. 235 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 118; October Term, 1885; United States v. Central Pacific Railroad Company

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospitals, given at Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Eighth Street, March 9th-14th / Mazzanovich. Texas--The great railway strike on the Wabash and Southwestern system - The "crew" of a freight train abandoning their locomotive at the command of strikers.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospit...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 60 (1885 March 21), pp. 80-81.

National aid to education. [Circular letter by James Mitchell.] Atlanta, March 11, 1886.

National aid to education. [Circular letter by James Mitchell.] Atlant...

Education. 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 14, Folder 37.

Collins, Aid - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Miscellaneous Card Abstracts of Records - West Virginia

Collins, Aid - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - Miscellaneous Card Abstrac...

Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Volunteer Organizations During the American Civil War

The State of New Hampshire. A proclamation by His Excellency, Hiram A. Tuttle, Governor. Whereas, a famine of unprecedented severity exists in Russia [Requesting aid for Russia] Given at the Council Chamber in Concord, this twenty-second day of

The State of New Hampshire. A proclamation by His Excellency, Hiram 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 97, Folder 7.

Mrs. Mackay Asks Aid of Governor Hughes

Mrs. Mackay Asks Aid of Governor Hughes

Mrs. Mackay, wealthy New York suffragist pressures Governor Hughes; Judiciary Committee members and Speaker Wadsworth to submit suffrage amendment to the people.

[The Clara Barton Ambulance Corps of the National First Aid Association of America]

[The Clara Barton Ambulance Corps of the National First Aid Associatio...

Photograph showing two uniformed men standing before the entrance of a building bearing the name of The Clara Barton Ambulance Corps above the door and the insignia of The National First Aid Association of Amer... more

Nat'l First Aid Ass'n., Boston, Mass., U.S.A. / Geo. Brayton, Boston.

Nat'l First Aid Ass'n., Boston, Mass., U.S.A. / Geo. Brayton, Boston.

Photograph showing firefighter descending on ladder from second story window carrying person being rescued in practice drill. Transfer; Manuscript Division (Clara Barton papers); 2004; (DLC/PP-2004:023). Forms ... more

English Women Suffragists Parade with Sandwich Boards to Aid "Cause"

English Women Suffragists Parade with Sandwich Boards to Aid "Cause"

Women's Freedom League, which split from Women's Social and Political Union in October 1907, protest at London police courts against man-made laws. Date based on sandwich board signs announcing suffrage meeting... more

2nd annual contest between the first aid to the injured teams of the Penna. and H.C. and I. Co. At Valley View Park / / A. E. Williams, photo.

2nd annual contest between the first aid to the injured teams of the P...

Photograph shows contestants performing first aid in front of a table of judges and spectators. Filed in: First Aid Contests. Title from item. No. 1569. On mount: U.S. Forms part of: American National Red Cross... more

American Red Cross teaches Washington policewomen first aid work

American Red Cross teaches Washington policewomen first aid work

Lieut. Nina Van Winkle, Head of the Women's Bureau of the D.C. Police Dept., and officers of her bureau, who were awarded Red Cross first aid brassards, after completing the Red Cross course of training, with W... more

Picnic at Miller Park, Bloomington, Ill., Employees Aid Society of H. Mueller Mfg. Co., Decatur, Ill. -  New York City

Picnic at Miller Park, Bloomington, Ill., Employees Aid Society of H. ...

J144939 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; International Stereograph Co.; September 3, 1910. On front: "Copyright 1910 by International Stereograph Co., general photographers, Decatur, Ill.".

The forge class, Children's Aid School, New York City

The forge class, Children's Aid School, New York City

2 boys working in blacksmith class. J155731 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. U-129624. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracing... more

First aid station, near Zillebeke, Belgium

First aid station, near Zillebeke, Belgium

British Photographs of World War I

Dr. James F. Grant, ships surgeon, fixing up Gordan C. Davidson, survivor of EMPRESS OF IRELAND, with aid of nurses in Hotel Frontenac at Quebec

Dr. James F. Grant, ships surgeon, fixing up Gordan C. Davidson, survi...

Photograph shows Dr. James Frederic Grant (1887-1947) who survived the wreck of the RMS Empress of Ireland which sank on the Saint Lawrence River, Quebec, May 29, 1914. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Transporting wounded to First Aid Station, Salonika Campaign
Every life saved by efficient medical aid is a blow struck at the heart of the enemy. Strike a blow to-day by helping the Canadian Red Cross
For the French Red Cross. Please help. July 14. France's day, in aid of the French Red Cross / Forestier ; W.H. Smith & Son, The Arden Press, Stamford Street, London, S.E.

For the French Red Cross. Please help. July 14. France's day, in aid o...

Poster showing a Red Cross nurse with arms extended, as others tend to wounded soldiers, under the flags of France and the Red Cross. Title from item.

Red Cross dog calling aid - Britain

Red Cross dog calling aid - Britain

Man lying face down on ground. No. 3487-2. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Ceremonies - New Jersey (Ships on the Hudson River) - War activities, parades for aid of loan drives. One of the largest flags ever made. Presented by the Prudential Insurance Company to hang during the duration of the war in the streets of Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - New Jersey (Ships on the Hudson River) - War activities, ...

Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - New Jersey (Ships on the Hudson River)

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - First Aid Station. Lt. J.E. Stiles of American Red Cross giving wounded American soldier "second aid," a cigaretter, north of Fleville, Ardrnes, France

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - First Aid Station. Lt. J.E. Stiles...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - "Second Aid"

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Teaching first aid to working girls, Omaha, Nebraska

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Teaching first aid to...

Photographer: Omaha Bee, Omaha, Nebraska American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings stamps. Delegation of the Prudential Insurance Company parades at celebration at Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings st...

Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps

Ceremonies - Michigan thru New Jersey - War activities, parades to aid loan drives. Red Cross parade to start their drive. View on Broad Street. Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - Michigan thru New Jersey - War activities, parades to aid...

Date Taken: 10/0/1917. - Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - Michigan thru New Jersey

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - Stretcher cases arriving at Russian Island, Vladivostok. Miss Paterson looking at paitent

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - Stretcher cases arriving at Russia...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - "Second Aid"

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings stamps. Male employees of Prudential Insurance Company in War Savings Stamp parade at Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings st...

Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - Furnishing food in italy. American Red Cross distributing station in Northern Italy after the Austrian evacuation. Mrs. Gertrude Hill Springer of New York City, in doorway, examining the "tessera" or food card which each person presents

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - Furnishing food in italy. American...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - "Second Aid"

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - American Red Cross soup kitchen in Venice thousands of wives and daughters of soldiers are fed here daily

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - American Red Cross soup kitchen in...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - "Second Aid"

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - American Red Cross Canteen, Issoudun, France. American aviatiors showing the photographs of their sweethearts to the directress of the canteen

American Red Cross - "Second Aid" - American Red Cross Canteen, Issoud...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - "Second Aid"

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings stamps. Representation of munition plant employees in the parade at Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings st...

Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross workers learn hospital nursing. Photo shows Red Cross workers learning hospital nursing with the aid of a dummy figure. 1917

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes)...

Date Taken: 1917 Photographer: Brown Brothers American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes)

Ceremonies - England - Eight hundred British school children voice thanks to America for help in war. Children of Gibbons Road School Harleside, London, held a special celebration in honor of America's participation in the war. Each schoolboy  and schoolgirl produced a message of thanks to the United States for the aid she has rendered her ally

Ceremonies - England - Eight hundred British school children voice tha...

Date Taken: 06/0/1918. - Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - England

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings stamps. Part of War Thrift Stamp parade at Newark, N.J

Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps - Parade to aid sale of war savings st...

Photographer: Mayor's Office, Newark, N.J. Ceremonies - War Savings Stamps

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Nordyke & Marmon Co. First Aid Station

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Nordyke & Marmon Co. First Aid Stat...

Date Taken: 4/12/1918 Photographer: Nordyke & Marmon Co. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Colleges and Universities - Leland Stanford - Group of Leland Stanford, Jr. University students before they sailed for France where they will drive ambulances and aid in Red Cross Work

Colleges and Universities - Leland Stanford - Group of Leland Stanford...

Photographer: International Film Service Colleges and Universities - Leland Stanford

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - War Activities. The children of the Irving-Jefferson School, Plainfield, N.J., find many ways in which to obtain money to aid the Red Cross. Candles, using Great-Grandmother's molds to raise money for Red Cross

American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings - War Activi...

Photographer: Mrs. Wm. Durant, Plain Field, N.J. American Red Cross - Soliciting Funds - Public Gatherings