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Within sight of the White House : section of Washington, D.C., known as "Hooker's Division," which contains 50 saloons and 109 bawdy-houses--list of 61 places where liquor is sold with government [sic] but without city licenses.

Within sight of the White House : section of Washington, D.C., known a...

Cadastral map. Newspaper clipping. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, directory of unlicensed premises, and index to points of interest. LC copy mounted on... More

[Harriet Tubman, full-length portrait, seated in chair, facing front, probably at her home in Auburn, New York]

[Harriet Tubman, full-length portrait, seated in chair, facing front, ...

Illus. in: Scrapbooks of Elizabeth Smith Miller and Anne Fitzhugh Miller / Elizabeth Smith Miller. New York : Geneva, 1897-1911, section 16, no. 9, p. 47. National American Woman Suffrage Association Collectio... More

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is a native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven children without food. Mot...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with two of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/prin... More

Marian MacDowell at the piano with Nina Maud Richardson

Marian MacDowell at the piano with Nina Maud Richardson

Public domain image of musical performance, piano music, keyboard instrument, pianist, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Big Mama Thornton [album cover]

Big Mama Thornton [album cover]

Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is a native Californian. Destitute in pea picker's camp, Nipomo, California, because of the failure of the early pea crop. These people had just sold their tent in order to buy food. Of the twenty-five hundred people in this camp most of them were destitute

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with two of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/pri... More

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photograph shows Florence Thompson with one of her children as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://www.loc.gov/rr/pri... More

A series of maps to Willard's History of the United States, or, Republic of America. Designed for schools and private libraries

A series of maps to Willard's History of the United States, or, Republ...

Maps no. 4 and 6 show revisions ("Third map" and "Fifth map"). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of a woman washing a child in a kitchen

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of a woman washing a child...

Print shows an interior view of a kitchen with a woman using a washing machine as her employer watches. In the background, another woman washes clothes in a wash tub. Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visua... More

A view of the obelisk erected under Liberty-tree in Boston on the rejoicings for the repeal of the ---- Stamp Act 1766. / Paul Revere, sculp.

A view of the obelisk erected under Liberty-tree in Boston on the rejo...

A schematic rendering of the illuminated obelisk erected on Boston Common in celebration of the repeal of the Stamp Act. On each of its four sides is a painted transparency which portrays in allegorical terms o... More

[Probate notice for Mary Pitman, single woman]

[Probate notice for Mary Pitman, single woman]

Probate notice from the Court of Probate, Newport, Rhode Island, published in the Newport Mercury. Item in: Newport Mercury. Newport, R.I. : Printed by J. Franklin, 1835 April 6. (Bound volume 9658). Published ... More

The two paths--What will the girl become?

The two paths--What will the girl become?

Image of a seven year old white girl, flanked by two columns of illustrations showing on left: the girl reading bad literature, flirting, drinking with men, and as an outcast, and on right: the girl studying, i... More

The Chief Justices of the United States

The Chief Justices of the United States

Head-and-shoulders portraits in ovals of the Chief Justices of the Supreme Court flanked by allegorical female figures of Justice and Liberty. Justices include: John Jay, John Rutledge, Oliver Ellsworth, John M... More

The Black Patti, Mme. M. Sissieretta Jones the greatest singer of her race

The Black Patti, Mme. M. Sissieretta Jones the greatest singer of her ...

Poster shows Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones, known as Black Patti, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, with many medals pinned to her dress. Created by "Metropolitan Print, N.Y." No. 1405. Forms part ... More

It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Apply to your nearest Navy recruiting station or office of naval officer procurement John Falter, USNR

It's a woman's war too! Join the WAVES--Your country needs you now--Ap...

Uniformed woman operating radio. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J7. 1942. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by She... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

Phillis Wheatley, Negro servant to Mr. John Wheatley, of Boston

Phillis Wheatley, Negro servant to Mr. John Wheatley, of Boston

Phillis Wheatley, half-length portrait, seated at desk with pen and paper, facing left. Illus. in: Poems on various subjects, religious and moral / Phillis Wheatley. London : Printed for A. Bell, bookseller, Al... More

North Platte - Public domain scenic drawing

North Platte - Public domain scenic drawing

Drawing shows two covered wagons being ferried across the Platte River in central Wyoming. A man stands on the far bank of the river, with a hook in one hand. In the distance, people have set up camp in three c... More

[The chief's daughter] / J. G. Chapman, del. ;  Rawdon, Wright & Hatch, sculp.

[The chief's daughter] / J. G. Chapman, del. ; Rawdon, Wright & Hatch...

Native woman standing in stream, clutching her clothes to her breast. Illus. in: The Evergreen. Philadelphia : Carey and Hart, 1847, title page. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for th... More

Marian MacDowell (right) and nurse Anna Baetz

Marian MacDowell (right) and nurse Anna Baetz

MacDowell and Baetz pose together on the steps of Hillcrest, their property in Peterborough, New Hampshire.

In possession - Political cartoon, public domain image

In possession - Political cartoon, public domain image

Cartoons showing women entering the offices of the Milwaukee Journal ("Invasion") and men leaving ("Retreat"); and woman working at desk in office as man waits at the door with flowers. Signs in office read "Po... More

[Senator Maurine B. Neuberger (D-Ore.), Washington, D.C.]

[Senator Maurine B. Neuberger (D-Ore.), Washington, D.C.]

Senator Maurine B. Neuberger, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, in her office. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for th... More

[Abigail Scott Duniway, bust portrait, facing right]

[Abigail Scott Duniway, bust portrait, facing right]

On mount: E.W. Moore, Portland Oregon, successor to Abell & Son. May Wright Sewall Collection. Signed: Yours for Liberty, Abigail Scott Duniway. On verso: Pioneer suffragist of the Northwest. Published in: Ame... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

[Protest against child labor in a labor parade]

[Protest against child labor in a labor parade]

Photograph shows half-length portrait of two girls wearing banners with slogan "ABOLISH CH[ILD] SLAVERY!!" in English and Yiddish, one carrying American flag; spectators stand nearby. Probably taken during May ... More

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of women washing machines in a kitchen

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of women washing machines ...

Print shows an interior view of a kitchen with a woman using a washing machine as her employer watches. In the background, another woman washes clothes in a wash tub. Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visua... More

[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with other suffrage pageant participants standing in background in front of the Treasury Building, March 3, 1913, Washington, D.C.]

[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with othe...

Title devised by Library staff based on New York Times article, March 3, 1913. Caption in the photograph may refer to one of the background figures in veils: "Florence F. Noyes as 'Liberty' in suffrage pageant.... More

[Women in restaurant in high building]

[Women in restaurant in high building]

"Bacher .03" on lower left. Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. Possibly illustration for "Mid-Air Dining Clubs" by Cleveland Moffett, Century, 62:642 (Sept. 1901); not published. (DLC/PP-19... More

A view of the obelisk erected under Liberty-tree in Boston on the rejoicings for the repeal of the ---- Stamp Act 1766. / Paul Revere, sculp.

A view of the obelisk erected under Liberty-tree in Boston on the rejo...

A schematic rendering of the illuminated obelisk erected on Boston Common in celebration of the repeal of the Stamp Act. On each of its four sides is a painted transparency which portrays in allegorical terms o... More

Co-co-pas - Lithograph, public domain, Library of Congress

Co-co-pas - Lithograph, public domain, Library of Congress

Illus. in: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey ... by William H. Emory. 34th Cong., 1st sess. House Ex Doc. 135. Washington: C. Wendell, printer, 1857-... More

Getting his hair banged - stereoscopic view, public domain photorpaph

Getting his hair banged - stereoscopic view, public domain photorpaph

Man being hit with broom by woman, as he cuts another woman's hair. D8488 U.S. Copyright Office. One of a series of images depicting a man harassing a woman as he cuts her hair. No. 2883-(b). Copyright by R.R. ... More

Getting her hair banged - Public domain dedication image

Getting her hair banged - Public domain dedication image

Man kissing woman as he cuts her hair. D8487 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 2832-(a). Copyright by R.R. Whiting. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and cultu... More

A modern manual training school / Baker & Cornwall, photo.

A modern manual training school / Baker & Cornwall, photo.

Classroom with girls sewing and cooking on right and boys using tools on left. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edit... More

Looking backward / Laura E. Foster., Political Cartoon

Looking backward / Laura E. Foster., Political Cartoon

Cartoon showing a woman at the top of a staircase with steps labeled "Loneliness," "Anxiety," "Suffrage" and "Career", approaching a stand labeled "Fame," as she looks back at children holding out flowers stand... More

[Nuns clamming on Long Island] - safety film negatives, Library of Congress

[Nuns clamming on Long Island] - safety film negatives, Library of Con...

Two nuns wearing habits, wading in water. Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United St... More

Agnes Vanderburg and Kay Young on the Flathead Reservation, Northwestern Montana discussing preparations for a camas bake

Agnes Vanderburg and Kay Young on the Flathead Reservation, Northweste...

Agnes Vanderburg is a teacher of traditional skills at a heritage camp for children on the Flathead Reservation in northwestern Montana. Here she demonstrates the pit-roasting of camas bulbs, an edible root of ... More

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother aged thirty-two. Father is native Californian. Nipomo, California

Migrant agricultural worker's family. Seven hungry children. Mother ag...

Photo shows Florence Thompson with several of her children in a tent shelter as part of the "Migrant Mother" series. For background information, see "Dorothea Lange's M̀igrant Mother' photographs ..." http://ww... More

The Black Patti, Mme. M. Sissieretta Jones the greatest singer of her race

The Black Patti, Mme. M. Sissieretta Jones the greatest singer of her ...

Poster shows Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones, known as Black Patti, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, with many medals pinned to her dress. Created by "Metropolitan Print, N.Y." No. 1405. Forms part ... More

[Florida Indians planting seeds of beans or maize]

[Florida Indians planting seeds of beans or maize]

Timucua men cultivating a field and Timucua women planting corn or beans. Illus. in: Brevis narratio eorvm qvæ in Florida Americæ provi̇cia Gallis acciderunt, secunda in illam nauigatione, duce Renato de Laudōn... More

[Detail of calligraphy from the autograph album of Fannie R. Hale]

[Detail of calligraphy from the autograph album of Fannie R. Hale]

This detail of calligraphy with bird motif is from the autograph album of Fannie R. Hale. The earliest inscription in the album is dated October 25, 1879, and most inscriptions are from towns in Iowa.

View of San Gabriel, Cal. - Drawing. Public domain image.

View of San Gabriel, Cal. - Drawing. Public domain image.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 39 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

[Front page of the "Woman's journal and suffrage news" with the headline: "Parade struggles to victory despite disgraceful scenes" showing images of the women's suffrage parade in Washington, March 3, 1913]

[Front page of the "Woman's journal and suffrage news" with the headli...

Pictures show General Rosalie Jones, Inez Milholland on a white horse, floats, and an aerial view of the parade. Illus. in: Woman's journal and suffrage news. Boston, Mass., 1913 Mar. 8, front page. National Am... More

The winter supplies--The best ways of putting them up are described in this number / Will Grefé.

The winter supplies--The best ways of putting them up are described in...

Magazine cover showing woman in apron holding spoon and canning jar, pot and fruit on table in front of her. Illus. in: Woman's world. Chicago, Ill. : Currier-Boyce Co., 1915 September, cover. Published in: Ame... More

Henrietta Yurchenco (right) and an unidentified woman, Johns Island, South Carolina

Henrietta Yurchenco (right) and an unidentified woman, Johns Island, S...

Ethnomusicologist Henrietta Yurchenco speaks with an African American woman in front of a Methodist church that served as a focus for some of her field research on Johns Island, South Carolina, in 1970-71. The ... More

Fannie Lee Teals with her red, white, and blue American Revolution Bicentennial quilt

Fannie Lee Teals with her red, white, and blue American Revolution Bic...

Quilter Fannie Lee Teals from Tifton, Georgia, with her Bicentennial quilt.

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of a woman washing a woman's hands

Home washing machine & wringer - A painting of a woman washing a woman...

Print shows an interior view of a kitchen with a woman using a washing machine as her employer watches. In the background, another woman washes clothes in a wash tub. Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visua... More

A society of patriotic ladies, at Edenton in North Carolina, British Cartoon Print

A society of patriotic ladies, at Edenton in North Carolina, British C...

Print shows satire of American women from Edenton, North Carolina, pledging to boycott English tea in response to Continental Congress resolution in 1774 to boycott English goods. Plate V. Attributed to P(hilip... More

[Eleanor Roosevelt talking with woman machinist during her goodwill tour of Great Britain]

[Eleanor Roosevelt talking with woman machinist during her goodwill to...

Corresponding print filed under: LOT 12446, no. 17. Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: Toni Frissell: Photographs, 1933-1967. New York, New York : Doubleday, 1994, p. 22. Published in... More

[Inez Milholland Boissevain, wearing white cape, seated on white horse at the National American Woman Suffrage Association parade, March 3, 1913, Washington, D.C.]

[Inez Milholland Boissevain, wearing white cape, seated on white horse...

Photo shows lawyer Inez Milholland Boissevain riding astride in the March 3, 1913, suffrage parade in Washington, D.C., as the first of four mounted heralds. Additional information about the Bain Collection is ... More

[Child birth]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Child birth]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Two images of childbirth: plate 23 (left) shows child in womb with umbilical cord and plate 24 (right) shows forceps being used to deliver child. Illus. in: An abridgement of the practice of midwifery : and a s... More

Limpia - Wild Rose Pass - A black and white drawing of a valley

Limpia - Wild Rose Pass - A black and white drawing of a valley

Illus. in: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey ... by William H. Emory. 34th Cong., 1st sess. House Ex Doc. 135. Washington: C. Wendell, printer, 1857-... More

Camp of 31st Pennsylvania Infantry near Washington, D.C.

Camp of 31st Pennsylvania Infantry near Washington, D.C.

Woman with sleeves rolled up holding basket, posed in front of tent with a soldier (possibly her husband) and three children, other soldiers in the background. Civil War Photographs collection. Published in: Am... More

[Woman wearing tennis outfit, seated on wall, with one leg on top of wall, looking at the mountains behind her]

[Woman wearing tennis outfit, seated on wall, with one leg on top of w...

Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: Toni Frissell: Photographs, 1933-1967. New York, New York : Doubleday, 1994, p. 22. Published in: Harpers Bazaar. [New York : Hearst Corp., etc.] (1... More

[Manuscript painting of Heezen-Tharp "World ocean floor" map by Berann].

[Manuscript painting of Heezen-Tharp "World ocean floor" map by Berann...

Relief shown by land form drawings, shading, and gradient tints. Depths shown by land form drawings, shading, gradient tints, and soundings. Also covers land areas of the world. Title supplied by cataloger. Han... More

Girls on a float in the Columbus Day parade, San Francisco, California

Girls on a float in the Columbus Day parade, San Francisco, California

In a Columbus Day parade in San Francisco in 1991, Italian American girls dressed as angels ride with an image of the Madonna surrounded by flowers on a festival float created by the Societa de la Madonna del L... More

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [...] See your local U.S. Employment Service.

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [.....

Woman working in an airplane factory. Based on a photograph by Alfred T. Palmer. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J71. 1943. OWI Poster No. 52. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study... More

America triumphant and Britannia in distress

America triumphant and Britannia in distress

A crude allegory of American prosperity and victory over England. Below the image an "Explanation" reads: "I America sitting on that quarter of the globe with the Flag of the United States displayed over her he... More

American progress - Print, Library of Congress collection

American progress - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print shows an allegorical female figure of America leading pioneers westward, as they travel on foot, in a stagecoach, conestoga wagon, and by railroads, where they encounter Native Americans and herds of biso... More

[Eleanor Roosevelt talking with woman machinist during her goodwill tour of Great Britain]

[Eleanor Roosevelt talking with woman machinist during her goodwill to...

Corresponding print filed under: LOT 12446, no. 17. Toni Frissell Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: Toni Frissell: Photographs, 1933-1967. New York, New York : Doubleday, 1994, p. 22. Published in... More

Emigrant party on the road to California

Emigrant party on the road to California

Wagon train of women, men, and children, moving through the mountains. Illus. in: California: its past history; its present position; its future prospects. London : The proprietors, 1850, frontispiece. Publishe... More

International Sweethearts of Rhythm [album cover]

International Sweethearts of Rhythm [album cover]

Public domain photograph of musical performance, musicians, music, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand she used in the White House while President Lincoln posed for her

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand s...

Vinnie Ream, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, next to bust of Lincoln. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States /... More

Edward S. Curtis - Hupa female shaman

Edward S. Curtis - Hupa female shaman

Athapascan Hupa woman from northwestern California, half-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing shell headbands, necklace, and holding up two baskets. J262669 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis C... More

Princess at a Puerto Rican festival in Lowell, Massachusetts, 1987

Princess at a Puerto Rican festival in Lowell, Massachusetts, 1987

Princess crowned at the Queen ceremonies of the Puerto Rican Festival in Lowell, Massachusetts.

[Front cover of Rah-e-Sendegi, no. 742, May 19, 1995]

[Front cover of Rah-e-Sendegi, no. 742, May 19, 1995]

Public domain photograph of a book page with illustration, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [...] See your local U.S. Employment Service.

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [.....

Woman working in an airplane factory. Based on a photograph by Alfred T. Palmer. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J71. 1943. OWI Poster No. 52. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study... More

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [...] See your local U.S. Employment Service.

The more women at work the sooner we win! Women are needed also as [.....

Woman working in an airplane factory. Based on a photograph by Alfred T. Palmer. Promotional goal: U.S. F34.J71. 1943. OWI Poster No. 52. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study... More

Theodor de Bry - [Adam and Eve in America]

Theodor de Bry - [Adam and Eve in America]

Allegorical print showing Adam standing, looking up, as Eve reaches for apple from the tree of knowledge. Serpent with head and upper body of a woman, entwined around the tree. Illus. in: A briefe and true rep... More

American progress - Print, Library of Congress collection

American progress - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print shows an allegorical female figure of America leading pioneers westward, as they travel on foot, in a stagecoach, conestoga wagon, and by railroads, where they encounter Native Americans and herds of biso... More

Adam Forepaugh & Sells Brothers enormous shows combined

Adam Forepaugh & Sells Brothers enormous shows combined

Women circus performers and clowns with woman ringleader wearing tuxedo and top hat. Caption continues: Leap year ladies of laughter "Variable as the shade by the light quivering aspen made." Caption continues:... More

The age of iron: Man as he expects to be

The age of iron: Man as he expects to be

Print shows a husband sitting by a child in a cradle, sewing, as a male servant does laundry. A well-dressed woman prepares to get into a carriage driven by another woman. Entered according to Act of Congress... More

The able doctor, or, America swallowing the bitter draught, British Cartoon Print

The able doctor, or, America swallowing the bitter draught, British Ca...

Cartoon shows Lord North, with the "Boston Port Bill" extending from a pocket, forcing tea (the Intolerable Acts) down the throat of a partially draped Native female figure representing "America" whose arms are... More

Margaret Fuller, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Margaret Fuller, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Margaret Fuller, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harve... More

Marian Griswold Nevins - Public domain portrait drawing

Marian Griswold Nevins - Public domain portrait drawing

Public domain photograph of painting, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

An Act to Grant to the Women of Wyoming Territory the Right of Suffrage and to Hold Office

An Act to Grant to the Women of Wyoming Territory the Right of Suffrag...

In: General Laws, Memorials and Resolutions of the Territory of Wyoming, Passed at the First Session of the Legislative Assembly, Convened at Cheyenne, October 12, 1869. Cheyenne, W.T.: S. Allan Bristol, Publi... More

Women's edition (Buffalo) Courier / ARG ; the Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y.

Women's edition (Buffalo) Courier / ARG ; the Courier Litho. Co., Buff...

Woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, with roses in her hair and a ribbon encircling her head. Poster advertising the women's edition of the Buffalo Courier published May 8, 1895. Published in: Amer... More

[Miss Hartwell and bible women in the Foochow Mission]

[Miss Hartwell and bible women in the Foochow Mission]

Miss Emily Hartwell, standing with eight Chinese women, seated and standing, Fuzhou, Fujian Sheng, China. Illus. in: Life and light for woman. Boston : Press of Rand, Avery, & company, 1902 May. Published in: A... More

The two paths--What will the girl become

The two paths--What will the girl become

Image of an African American girl of seven years old, flanked by two columns of illustrations showing on left: the girl reading bad literature, flirting, drinking with men, and as an outcast, and on right: the ... More

Louise Talma composing in her studio at the MacDowell Colony, Petersborough, N.H.

Louise Talma composing in her studio at the MacDowell Colony, Petersbo...

Public domain image of musical performance, piano music, keyboard instrument, pianist, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Carrie Severt milks a cow one-handed at her farm in Alleghany County, North Carolina

Carrie Severt milks a cow one-handed at her farm in Alleghany County, ...

Farm woman Carrie Severt milking cow on her farm near Sparta in northwest Alleghany County, North Carolina.

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County, Pennsylvania

Caldwell's Illustrated historical combination atlas of Clarion County,...

Pagination irregular. Phillips 16776 Historical sketch of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: p. [7]-8, 12-19. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: p. 21-22, 2... More

[Portrait of an elderly woman] - Public domain portrait print

[Portrait of an elderly woman] - Public domain portrait print

Elderly woman, full-length portrait, seated in chair, in bedroom, with crutches on low piece of furniture in front of her. Charles Currier Collection. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide ... More

A society of patriotic ladies, at Edenton in North Carolina, British Cartoon Print

A society of patriotic ladies, at Edenton in North Carolina, British C...

Print shows satire of American women from Edenton, North Carolina, pledging to boycott English tea in response to Continental Congress resolution in 1774 to boycott English goods. Plate V. Attributed to P(hilip... More

Adam Forepaugh & Sells Brothers enormous shows combined

Adam Forepaugh & Sells Brothers enormous shows combined

Women circus performers and clowns with woman ringleader wearing tuxedo and top hat. Caption continues: Leap year ladies of laughter "Variable as the shade by the light quivering aspen made." Caption continues:... More

The age of iron: Man as he expects to be

The age of iron: Man as he expects to be

Print shows a husband sitting by a child in a cradle, sewing, as a male servant does laundry. A well-dressed woman prepares to get into a carriage driven by another woman. Entered according to Act of Congress... More

North Platte - Public domain scenic drawing

North Platte - Public domain scenic drawing

Drawing shows two covered wagons being ferried across the Platte River in central Wyoming. A man stands on the far bank of the river, with a hook in one hand. In the distance, people have set up camp in three c... More

Birth of the pearl  - movie film screenshot

Birth of the pearl - movie film screenshot

Frame enlargements showing women in tights opening a curtain, an oyster shell with a sleeping woman in a flesh colored body suit, and the woman standing in the shell. Item in: Birth of the pearl / American Muto... More

Annual "Bathing Girl Parade", Balboa Beach, Cal., June 20, 1920

Annual "Bathing Girl Parade", Balboa Beach, Cal., June 20, 1920

J242200 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; M. F. Weaver; July 19, 1920. Copyright claimant's address: L[os] A[ngeles], Cal. No. 1151. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide ... Washin... More

Mrs. Bird, female physician To the Ladies--Madame Costello.

Mrs. Bird, female physician To the Ladies--Madame Costello.

Two advertisments from the New York sun newspaper. Mrs. Bird offers pills for treatment of menstrual irregularity and Madame Costello offers help to women who want to be treated for "obstruction of their month... More

Diagram of the south part of Shaker Village, Canterbury, NH.

Diagram of the south part of Shaker Village, Canterbury, NH.

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Structures drawn in elevations, numbered, and identified by a legend. "The artist who drew this diagram, not being acquainted with any rules of drawing, hopes it will be sufficient ... More

[Lawyer Belva Lockwood, half-length portrait, seated, facing right]

[Lawyer Belva Lockwood, half-length portrait, seated, facing right]

Brady-Handy Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harvey ... [et al.... More

[Modelès de Madame Carlier] / Carlier.

[Modelès de Madame Carlier] / Carlier.

Fashion plate showing three bust portraits of Jane Harding, Baronne de Carlsberg and Suzanne, actresses at the Gymnase theater, Paris, wearing hats designed in the Paris establishment of Madame Carlier. Illus. ... More

[Group of young women reading in library of normal school, Washington, D.C.]

[Group of young women reading in library of normal school, Washington,...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harvey ... [et al.]. Washi... More

Nature versus corsets, illustrated

Nature versus corsets, illustrated

Two pictures of a woman's torso; one showing a woman without a corset, the other showing the effects on the internal organs and bones when wearing a corset. Illus. in: Golden thoughts on chastity and procreatio... More

[Front cover of Al-Alam al-jadid [al-nisa'iyah] 3:9 (September 1912)]

[Front cover of Al-Alam al-jadid [al-nisa'iyah] 3:9 (September 1912)]

Public domain scan of a magazine cover, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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