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Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Harry Montague's Comedy Company. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Déesse 16, rue Halévy, Paris / / PAL.

Déesse 16, rue Halévy, Paris / / PAL.

Poster shows semi-nude goddess in flight holding bicycle above crowd of bicyclists from all over the world. Title from item.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Print

Print

Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese, 1786–1865) Edo period (1615–1868)

Maruami Gorō Saved by Fudō's (Acala) Attendant Seitaka from Narita Shrine

Maruami Gorō Saved by Fudō's (Acala) Attendant Seitaka from Narita Shr...

Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese, 1786–1865) Edo period (1615–1868)

A monument dedicated to posterity in commemoration of ye incredible folly transacted in the year 1720

A monument dedicated to posterity in commemoration of ye incredible fo...

Satire of various financial schemes. Engraving by B. Baron after drawing by B. Picart. cf: P&P - NE55.7A3 vol. II, no. 1629. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). This record... more

Now in the press, and next week will be published, for the benefit of my fellow citizens and their posterity (In octavo) The true art of mixing every kind of wine and spirits, so as to retain the flavour of either sort you desire ... Also the tr

Now in the press, and next week will be published, for the benefit of ...

Positive Photostat. 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 143, Folder 20.

Recruting poster for the Mass. state train of Artillery, Boston, 1776

Recruting poster for the Mass. state train of Artillery, Boston, 1776

Reference copy may be in LOT 4412 BC. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The tiger lilies

The tiger lilies

Caption: My dear Alphonso. Created and "copyrighted by W.J. Morgan & Co. Litho., Cleveland, O., U.S.A." Direction, Scribner-Drew Amusement Co. No. 7203. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Design for an underwater scene

Design for an underwater scene

Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, New York 1848–1933 New York) Made in New York, United States

Sub treasurers meeting in England

Sub treasurers meeting in England

A satire on corruption among Tammany officeholders in New York, showing absconded former Collector of the Port Samuel Swartwout and federal District Attorney William M. Price in London. The massive fraud and em... more

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment of Republican bloodhounds

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment...

A bitter vilification of the Van Buren administration's use of bloodhounds to hunt fugitive Indians during the Second Seminole War in Florida. The artist condemns the racism and inhumanity of the measure, as w... more

The Eugenie garter--Manufactured by the American Garter Company / Rae Smith lith. N.Y.

The Eugenie garter--Manufactured by the American Garter Company / Rae ...

Advertisement poster showing woman putting on garter.

Professor Cummings, the celebrated magician, vocalist, and comedian!!

Professor Cummings, the celebrated magician, vocalist, and comedian!!

"Piece-work!! Piece-work! Magic! ... Mystic arts! ... Dancing babies!" Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Butterflies

Butterflies

Blad met 18 voorstellingen van verschillende vlinders. Onder elke vlinder een naam in het Nederlands en in het Latijn. Genummerd midden onder: Nro. 123. Genummerd rechtsboven: 123.

Valentine
An old hunker fishing for votes

An old hunker fishing for votes

Facing a relative lack of enthusiasm for his campaign in New York State, Lewis Cass hoped to muster Democratic rank-and-file support by endorsing for lieutenant-governor the popular lawyer Charles O'Conor. Her... more

Repeated to-night grand combination Swiss bell ringers and Continental Vocalists at the public hall

Repeated to-night grand combination Swiss bell ringers and Continental...

Created by "Clarry & Reilly, Printers, Designers, and Engravers, 12, 14, & 16 Spruce Street, New York." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Soliciting a vote

Soliciting a vote

A cynical view of party competition for the working man's vote in the presidential campaign of 1852. In a polling place, four candidates struggle to force their own election ticket on a short, uncouth-looking c... more

[Poster offering fifty dollars reward for the capture of a runaway slave Stephen.]

[Poster offering fifty dollars reward for the capture of a runaway sla...

Negative Photostat.; Reward. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 1, Folder 12.

Tsunohazu kumano jūnisha zokusyō jūnisō

Tsunohazu kumano jūnisha zokusyō jūnisō

Print shows a pond ringed with trees and small raised structures that provide some shelter for tea or meditation, and larger buildings in the lower left, in a pastoral setting. Title and other descriptive infor... more

The Rival Queens – Mary Queen of Scots Defying Queen Elizabeth

The Rival Queens – Mary Queen of Scots Defying Queen Elizabeth

Historical scene. Mary Queen of Scots, at left, raises hand to Queen Elizabeth, at right. Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)

Robertson's Genuine Bourbon Cordial, Harrison Co., Kentucky / R.E. Stevens ; Lee Mallory.

Robertson's Genuine Bourbon Cordial, Harrison Co., Kentucky / R.E. Ste...

Bourbon advertising label. Copyright by R.E. Stevens.

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

Kai, Otsuki no Hara

Kai, Otsuki no Hara

Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1797–1858 Tokyo (Edo)) Edo period (1615–1868)

Young America denims

Young America denims

Advertising label showing boy on rigging of ship. Engraving by Everdell & Son.

Suruga satta no kaijō

Suruga satta no kaijō

Print shows waves crashing on rocks along the coast at Satta in the Suruga Province, with view of Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo prin... more

Mrs. S.A. Allen's world's hair dressing or zylobalsamum

Mrs. S.A. Allen's world's hair dressing or zylobalsamum

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sarony, Major & Knapp.

Rodeo parade

Rodeo parade

Poster showing a parade. Title from item.

[Central Park, N.Y.]

[Central Park, N.Y.]

Perspective map. Pictorical relief. Title supplied by cataloger. Includes various views. Facsimile of A plan of the city of New York from actual survey, 1728, on verso. Available also through the Library of Con... more

Laird's bloom of youth, for perserving the complexion & skin or liquid pearl for beautifying

Laird's bloom of youth, for perserving the complexion & skin or liquid...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Laird, James, copyright... more

Shirafuji Genta Watching Kappa Wrestle LACMA M.84.31.59

Shirafuji Genta Watching Kappa Wrestle LACMA M.84.31.59

Wikimedia Commons image page ( http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Shirafuji_Genta_Watching_Kappa_Wrestle_LACMA_M.84.31.59.jpg ) .Description..Title.Shirafuji Genta Watching Kappa Wrestle..Description..: Jap... more

Capture of Mobile, Alabama

Capture of Mobile, Alabama

A regional view of Mobile and environs, encompassing Mobile, Blakely, Spanish Fort, Alabama City, Williamsburg, Fort Morgan, Fort Gaines, and Fort Orwell. Also shows defenses of Mobile Bay, including use of tor... more

Russians Enjoying a Holiday in Yokohama

Russians Enjoying a Holiday in Yokohama

Utagawa (Gountei) Sadahide (Japanese, 1807–1878/79) Edo period (1615–1868)

Vanity Fair! 3rd volume, no. 63, for Saturday, March 9, 1861 / HLS [monogram] ; Wevill sc.

Vanity Fair! 3rd volume, no. 63, for Saturday, March 9, 1861 / HLS [mo...

Poster showing Chinese man playing ball game. Title from item. Purchase; (DLC/PP-1993:226) Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of... more

Red-Ridinghood and the wolf

Red-Ridinghood and the wolf

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Print offered as a prize for children who got ten friends to subscribe to the children's magazine, The Little Corporal

The Empty Cradle, a Beautiful Ballad

The Empty Cradle, a Beautiful Ballad

Music cover showing woman looking at cradle.

Thébes. 1er Pylône du grand temple / Bonfils.

Thébes. 1er Pylône du grand temple / Bonfils.

Section of bas-relief pylon of the Ramesseum, the mortuary temple of Ramses II. Title from item. No. 139.

Tribune: Sunday Fiction

Tribune: Sunday Fiction

George Reiter Brill (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1867–1918 Florida)

Philadelphia Sunday Press: November 15

Philadelphia Sunday Press: November 15

George Reiter Brill (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1867–1918 Florida)

Tribune: Sunday

Tribune: Sunday

George Reiter Brill (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1867–1918 Florida)

Santa Claus sugar plums--U.S. Confection Co., N.Y.

Santa Claus sugar plums--U.S. Confection Co., N.Y.

Confection label, showing Santa Claus on sleigh with reindeer.

The good shepherds

The good shepherds

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Chamberlin, B.B., copyr... more

Moss Agate.

Moss Agate.

Tobacco label showing moose surrounded by oak leaves and laurel wreath borders. LOT subdivision subject: Animals. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Line engraving by Harris. Caption car... more

Drawing of Velocipede

Drawing of Velocipede

Utility Patent Drawings

Arrah-Na-Pogue, or The Wicklow wedding

Arrah-Na-Pogue, or The Wicklow wedding

At head of title: "The Ashtons. Purdy's Opera House, Bath, N.Y., Friday eve. April 23d. Miss Dorrit Ashton! The greatest actress of her age in the world ... " On corner of woodcut image: "Adrian-Probasco, Phila... more

Velocipede

Velocipede

Beautiful young lady in frilly summer dress and hat riding a bicycle in the country. LOT subdivision subject: Bicycles and bicycling. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Side Wings to Suit any Play, Plate 7 for a Toy Theater

Side Wings to Suit any Play, Plate 7 for a Toy Theater

Benjamin Pollock (British, 1857–1937)

map from "History of the Boston Massacre, March 5, 1770, consisting of the narrative of the town, the trial of the soldiers, and a historical introduction containing unpublished documents of John Adams, etc"

map from "History of the Boston Massacre, March 5, 1770, consisting of...

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "History of the Boston Massacre, March 5, 1770, consisting of the narrative of the town, the trial of the soldiers, and a historical introduction containing unpub... more

[Man posting an advertisement for "La publicité en France par Emile Mermet" on a city wall between a poster of two people captioned "les femmes" and a poster of a "Montgolfier" hot-air balloon]

[Man posting an advertisement for "La publicité en France par Emile Me...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Four graces

Four graces

A972 U.S. Copyright Office Copyrighted 1870 by Ferd. Mayer & Sons Mammoth Lith. Print, New York. Created by "Ferd. Mayer & Sons' Mammoth Lith. Print, 96 & 98 Fulton St., New York." Pieces missing from poster. S... more

The Fairy Queen Takes an Airy Drive in a Light Carriage, a Twelve-in-hand, drawn by Thoroughbred Butterflies

The Fairy Queen Takes an Airy Drive in a Light Carriage, a Twelve-in-h...

Richard Doyle (British, London 1824–1883 London)

[Drug poster]

[Drug poster]

4664 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Webber.

[Balloon show bill]

[Balloon show bill]

B2586 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Artist: Herman G. Webber. Publisher: Gibson & Co, Cincinnati

Smith & Nicodemus, Baltimore, MD

Smith & Nicodemus, Baltimore, MD

c2310 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Hand & glove a new & powerful domestic drama of original incidents : written & constructed by Geo. Conquest and Paul Meritt of London.

Hand & glove a new & powerful domestic drama of original incidents : w...

Created by "A. Hoen & Co. Steam Print., Balto." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kiralfy's grand spectacle of Paradise lost

Kiralfy's grand spectacle of Paradise lost

Includes portraits of Julia Seaman, Kiralfy Brothers, and others. "Printed by Stannard & Son, 7, Poland St., London ...." Copyrighted by Imre and Bolossy Kiralfy, 1874. Signed: R.J. Hamierton(?), London. Forms ... more

Use Dalley's magical pain extractor, the great family ointment / Mayer, Merkel, & Ottmann lith, N.Y.

Use Dalley's magical pain extractor, the great family ointment / Mayer...

Trade card, advertising Dalley's magical pain extractor, showing man, on ice skates, pushing woman on sled.

Marigold

Marigold

William Morris (British, Walthamstow, London 1834–1896 Hammersmith, London)

Negro double song & dance

Negro double song & dance

F9879 U.S. Copyright Office Created by the Courier Co. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Dancer
Bailey's fine candies, 45 West Street, Boston

Bailey's fine candies, 45 West Street, Boston

Trade card shows a smiling boy sledding down a snowy hill to promote the sale of Bailey's candy No. 204. DCRM(G) example 1B6 - Insufficiently descriptive title

Plantation banjo player

Plantation banjo player

F9878 U.S. Copyright Office Created and copyright 1875 by Courier Co. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Our redeemer

Our redeemer

60618 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

To the people of the United States. Well founded apprehensions that the civilization of our state is in danger of being utterly overthrown, and an over-ruling sense of duty to ourselves, our posterity, and the country at large, impel us to make

To the people of the United States. Well founded apprehensions that th...

Printed on satin. 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 173, Folder 24.

A Voltaire: vêtements tout fait, vêtements sur mesure / / J. Chéret.

A Voltaire: vêtements tout fait, vêtements sur mesure / / J. Chéret.

Advertising poster for a clothing shop showing a man wearing a suit inset into a view of Place du Château d'Eau, location of the shop. Title from item.

Making cartridges / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Making cartridges / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Print shows women and men working in a cartridge factory. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 21, no. 1085 (1877 October 13), p. 797.

Rice's Extravaganza Combination

Rice's Extravaganza Combination

I7292 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Miss Lizzie Webster. Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyright 1878 by H.A. Thomas, N.Y." Signed: Thomas. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collecti... more

Champagne and oysters

Champagne and oysters

I2384 U.S. Copyright Office " 1 3s. 6d." Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyrighted Feb. 1878 by H.A. Thomas, 865 Broadway, N.Y." Poster with same image but in lighter tones: POS - TH... more

The little duke

The little duke

I7453 U.S. Copyright Office Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyrighted by H.A. Thomas, N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The mallard duck Anas boschas (Linnæus) A. Pope Jr

The mallard duck Anas boschas (Linnæus) A. Pope Jr

Print shows pair of mallard ducks swimming near grassy shoreline. 2730 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Illus. in: Upland game birds and water fowl of the United States / by A. Pope, Jr. New York : Charl... more

Babes in the wood

Babes in the wood

Colville Folly Company. Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyrighted Feb. 1878 by H.A. Thomas, 865 Broadw., N.Y." Signed: Kendrick. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library ... more