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Cow-stag of Chester from BL Royal 13 B VIII, f. 19v

Cow-stag of Chester from BL Royal 13 B VIII, f. 19v

Detail of a miniature of a Cow-stag of Chester. Image taken from f. 19v of Topographia Hiberniae, Expugnatio Hibernica, Itinerarium Kambriae; De purgatorio sancti Patrici, Excerpts from the Chronicle of Eusebiu... More

Arms of Ralph of Chester from BL Royal 14 C VII, f. 119v

Arms of Ralph of Chester from BL Royal 14 C VII, f. 119v

Marginal drawing of the inverted arms of Ralph de Blandeville, earl of Chester, indicating his death, and a drawing of three vessels referring to the confiscation of Hubert de Burgh treasures. Image taken from ... More

Portret van John Wilkins, bisschop van Chester
Portret van John Wilkins, bisschop van Chester
Viscountesses, in number three; Viscounts, in number five; Chester herald, Somerset herald; countesses, in number twenty nine.
The Ellesmere Canal Navigation from the River Severn near Shrewsbury, to the River Dee near Chester, and from thence to the river Mersey near to Liverpool [Mapa]

The Ellesmere Canal Navigation from the River Severn near Shrewsbury, ...

Comprende parte de los condados ingleses de Cheshire y Shropshire

Plan of the City & Castle of Chester [Mapa]

Plan of the City & Castle of Chester [Mapa]

Dedicatoria : "To The Rl. Honble George Earl of Cholmondeley, Governour & Chamberlain of the City and Castle of Chester & Lord lieutenant and Custosof the said county"

[A chart of New York Island & North River: East River, passage through Hell Gate, Flushing Bay, Hampstead Bay, Oyster, Huntington Bay, Cow Harbour, East Chester Inlet, Rochell, Rye, Patrick Islands, ec.

[A chart of New York Island & North River: East River, passage through...

Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy incomplete: Western half missing. Shows Long Island north shore from Eaton's Neck west to Cow Bay. Available also through the Lib... More

Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the mountains of the highlands shewing that Chester is a much more central & convenient spott to all the country whereon to erect the new court house than that vulgarly known by the name of Goshen Town.

Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the mountains ...

Scale 1:79,200; protracted by a scale of 100 chains to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1089 Availa... More

[The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

[The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "F... More

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting ...

Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in th... More

Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in which is mark'd the position of His Majs. ships on the 15th. of November 1777. The obstructions to the navigation of the river, laid down by the rebels, are also mark'd.

Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in wh...

Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1366 Available also through the Library of ... More

The Course od Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester : with the Several Forts and Stackadoes raised by the Americans, and the Attacks made By His Majesty's Land and Sea Forces

The Course od Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester : with the S...

Comprende parte de los estados norteamericanos de Pennsylvania y Nueva Jersey

The County Palatine of Chester : reduced from the large Survey, in four sheets [Mapa]

The County Palatine of Chester : reduced from the large Survey, in fou...

Escala gráfica de 12 millas estatutarias [= 14,2 cm]. Coordenadas referidas al meridiano de Londres (O 3°25'--O 1°39°/N 53°36'--N 53°00'). Recuadro geográfico de 5' en 5'. Figura trazado el meridiano de Chester... More

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Birmingham, Chester County, PA

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Bi...

Significance: This small stone house dating from about 1800 once belonged to Atwater Kent. Survey number: HABS PA-1110 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: after... More

Document of indenture: Servant: Burdekin, John. Master: Bardwell, Chester. Town of Master: Whateley. Selectmen of the town of Whateley autograph document signed to the Overseers of the Poor of the town of Boston: Endorsement Certificate for Chester Bardwell.
Card Table, unknown artist. American decorative arts.
map from "A Topographical and Historical Description of Chester ... Illustrated with six engravings and a map"

map from "A Topographical and Historical Description of Chester ... Il...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "A Topographical and Historical Description of Chester ... Illustrated with six engravings and a map". The title and subject terms of this image have been generat... More

General La Fayette. To have been a partaker with Washington, in the perils and glory of our great conflict for freedom, is a passport to our hearts. In meeting you, his loved form seems to approach us ... Chester County, July 26, 1825.

General La Fayette. To have been a partaker with Washington, in the pe...

Imprint 2.; Lafayette. 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 152, Folder 32.

Chester District, South Carolina  /

Chester District, South Carolina /

Relief shown by hachures. Title, scale, and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S134 Available also through the Library of ... More

James Madison to Chester Bailey, September 19, 1826.

James Madison to Chester Bailey, September 19, 1826.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Respected friends. By direction of the Board of managers of the Chester County auxiliary colonization society, I enclose their address, together with a copy of the constitution ... West Chester, Pa. 12th Mo 10th, 1827.

Respected friends. By direction of the Board of managers of the Cheste...

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 153, Folder 3a.

Jonathan Fish to the Secretary of State, 14 July 1828
Jonathan Fish to the Secretary of State, 14 July 1828
Jonathan Fish to the Secretary of State, 14 July 1828
Jonathan Fish to the Secretary of State, 14 July 1828
Phineas Sargent to George Coffin, 5 February 1830
Phineas Sargent to George Coffin, 19 February 1830
John Varley - A View of Chester

John Varley - A View of Chester

John Varley (British, London 1778–1842 London)

England from "Cheshire Antiquities, Roman, Baronial, and Monastic: being a re-publication of genuine original copper plates, engraved by J. Strutt. With historical and illustrative descriptions of the subjects of the engravings, and other venerable remains: including also, a reprint of “The County Palatine of Chester,” by John Speed: an original memoir of that eminent historian, &c., &c"

England from "Cheshire Antiquities, Roman, Baronial, and Monastic: bei...

This image has been taken from scan 000080 from "Cheshire Antiquities, Roman, Baronial, and Monastic: being a re-publication of genuine original copper plates, engraved by J. Strutt. With historical and illustr... More

Mr. Clark of Chester, New York
Neptune House, New Rochelle, West Chester County, New York

Neptune House, New Rochelle, West Chester County, New York

Print shows a scenic advertisement, with the date "July 1st, 1842" in the ad. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Clay, E.W. Currier & Ives : a catal... More

Republican & Democrat -- Extra. West Chester, October 11, 1844. Chester County election returns for 1844--- Official.

Republican & Democrat -- Extra. West Chester, October 11, 1844. Cheste...

Chester County election returns for 1844. 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 21.

Dutton, Chester - State: [Blank] - Year: 1846 - File Number: D200
Chester Wharf 20 miles below Philadelphia on the Delaware, July 27, 1846

Chester Wharf 20 miles below Philadelphia on the Delaware, July 27, 18...

Drawing showing sailboats and rowboat on river. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Alternate title from accompanying caption. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2000:086

Dutton, Chester - State: District of Columbia - Year: 1846 - File Number: D200
Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; larger real-property tracts with owners' names shown only in West Chester borough inset. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian... More

Chester Butler to Abraham Lincoln, Monday, June 18, 1849  (Abraham Lincoln in Land Office)
[Unidentified man, possibly Chester Fitts of Charlton, three-quarter length portrait, full face, with arm resting on table with tablecloth; case on table]
Card Number 48, Leslie Chester, from the Actors and Actresses series (N145-4) issued by Duke Sons & Co. to promote Cameo Cigarettes
Prichard & Roberts' new Chester guide - Vintage map, Norman B. Leventhal Collection

Prichard & Roberts' new Chester guide - Vintage map, Norman B. Leventh...

New Chester guide | Prichard and Roberts' stranger's guide to Chester | Stranger's guide to Chester Courtesy of Boston Public Library

chester from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrated.]"

chester from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrate...

This image has been taken from scan 000253 from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrated.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the Br... More

If New York Republicans are so anxious for Arthur's nomination, why did they not send a delegation to the National Convention favoring his nomination? She sends 72 delegates, only 28 of them are for Chester A. Arthur, and 42 are against him. Tho

If New York Republicans are so anxious for Arthur's nomination, why di...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 134, Folder 57. Copy scanned: 3

Bishop of Chester from "The Perlustration of Great Yarmouth, with Gorleston and Southtown"

Bishop of Chester from "The Perlustration of Great Yarmouth, with Gorl...

This image has been taken from scan 000437 from volume 02 of "The Perlustration of Great Yarmouth, with Gorleston and Southtown". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created... More

Map from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrated.]"

Map from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrated.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000186 from "Chester in the Plantagenet and Tudor Reigns. [Illustrated.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the Br... More

Card Number 565, Leslie Chester, from the Actors and Actresses series (N145-7) issued by Duke Sons & Co. to promote Duke Cigarettes
England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1"

England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved...

This image has been taken from scan 000005 from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1". The title and subject terms of this ima... More

England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1"

England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved...

This image has been taken from scan 000015 from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1". The title and subject terms of this ima... More

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews &...

Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851 by Chester Harding in the Clerk's Office of the Distric... More

England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1"

England from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved...

This image has been taken from scan 000017 from "Chester and its Environs illustrated. Drawn and engraved by J. Romney. With historical descriptions by a citizen. pt. 1". The title and subject terms of this ima... More

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews & H.W. Smith.

Daniel Webster / painted by Chester Harding ; engraved by J. Andrews &...

Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. 73 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851 by Chester Harding in the Cle... More

Sir John Chester (from Dickens' Barnaby Rudge) (from Sketchbook)

Sir John Chester (from Dickens' Barnaby Rudge) (from Sketchbook)

James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London)

Slave of Richard Townsend / W.H. Ingram's Photograph and Ferrotype Gallery, No. 11 West Gay Street, West Chester, PA.

Slave of Richard Townsend / W.H. Ingram's Photograph and Ferrotype Gal...

Photo shows an elderly African American man, three-quarter length portrait, wearing coat and top hat, seated, facing front, with right hand resting on the handle of a bow saw that he holds between his legs. Tit... More

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Drawing showing fishermen standing in the Delaware River, with the bleaching mills, smokestacks, and church spires of Gloucester along the shore. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Cars... More

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania /

Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania /

General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. ... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000076 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

people from "Mr. Plausible Prate: or, the Adventures of an Assurance Agent. By Ned of Chester"

people from "Mr. Plausible Prate: or, the Adventures of an Assurance A...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Mr. Plausible Prate: or, the Adventures of an Assurance Agent. By Ned of Chester". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, creat... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000097 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000071 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000088 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom"

architecture from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs...

This image has been taken from scan 000116 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom". The title and subject terms of this image have been ge... More

architecture from "[The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom.]"

architecture from "[The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environ...

This image has been taken from scan 000073 from "[The Stranger's Handbook to Chester and its environs. ... With thirty-four new illustrations by G. Measom.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been... More

map from "Roberts's Chester Guide ... revised by J. Hicklin"

map from "Roberts's Chester Guide ... revised by J. Hicklin"

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from "Roberts's Chester Guide ... revised by J. Hicklin". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Libr... More

Hon. Chester B. Darrall of La.
Pictorial plan of Chester - Vintage map, Norman B. Leventhal Collection
Lincoln, Hamlin and Curtin! The people's Club of West Fallowfield will hold a meeting in Cochranville.
Lincoln, Hamlin, and Curtin! The friends of Lincoln, Hamlin and Curtin, Will meet at Howellville, Tredyffrin Tp., on Thursday evening, 30th of August, 1860, for the purpose of forming a Lincoln & Hamlin Club. To be addressed by H. W. Currether, Esq., & Capt. James Givin.
Harding, Chester. Artist, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Hon. Chester Dorman Hubbard of W. Va.
Map of Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

Map of Chester Co., Pennsylvania.

LC Land ownership maps, 725 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Chester Cathedral- from walls
Bethel, Chester - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
Chester, Adam - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
Taylor, Chester B - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
Chester, William - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
Chester, J M - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
Chambers, 140 Washington, Opp. School St. Boston, March 1, 1862. Dear Sir: Allow us to invite your attention to our store ... Yours truly. Chas. H. Thwing, Chester A. Collins.

Chambers, 140 Washington, Opp. School St. Boston, March 1, 1862. Dear ...

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; Portfolio 69, Folder 2. Copy scanned: 2

A. Chester to Edward S. Sanford, Thursday, January 16, 1862  (Telegram reporting financial news)
cover from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand"

cover from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand"

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British ... More

Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 1. General Correspondence. 1833-1916: Dean R. Chester to A. Chester, October-November 1863 (Extracts from October 27 and November 2 letters)
Dean R. Chester to A. Chester, October-November 1863  (Extracts from October 27 and November 2 letters)
Mangus, Chester B - Age [Blank], Year: 1863 - Miscellaneous Card Abstracts of Records - West Virginia

Mangus, Chester B - Age [Blank], Year: 1863 - Miscellaneous Card Abstr...

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

A. Chester to Abraham Lincoln, Saturday, April 25, 1863  (Recommends J.D. Turner)
map from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand"

map from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand"

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "The Stranger's Handbook to Chester ... Tenth thousand". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British ... More

Gray, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1864 - 11th US Colored Heavy Artillery, Misc Cards, E-Y - United States Colored Troops: Artillery Organizations

Gray, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1864 - 11th US Colored Heavy Artill...

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

Chester, R - State: [Blank] - Year: 1864

Chester, R - State: [Blank] - Year: 1864

Papers Relating to Citizens

Burch, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1864 - Miscellaneous Card Abstracts of Records - West Virginia

Burch, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1864 - Miscellaneous Card Abstract...

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

Darrall, Hon. Chester Bidwell of La. Assistant Surgeon of 86th N.Y. Vols. U.S.A. later promoted to surgeon
Chester, Saml K - State: Missouri - Year: 1865
Hallam, Chester H - Age [Blank], Year: 1865 - 11th US Colored Heavy Artillery, Misc Cards, E-Y - United States Colored Troops: Artillery Organizations

Hallam, Chester H - Age [Blank], Year: 1865 - 11th US Colored Heavy Ar...

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

Chapin, Hon. Chester Wm. of Mass. (early mail contractor, running post coaches and steamboats) (Pres of Boston & Albany R.R.)
Darrall, Hon. Chester B. of La., Surgeon of 86th N.Y. Inf.
Ameny, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1865 - 14th US Colored Heavy Artillery, Wi-Y AND Misc Cards - United States Colored Troops: Artillery Organizations

Ameny, Chester - Age [Blank], Year: 1865 - 14th US Colored Heavy Artil...

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

Chester - Eastgate Street, New Timber Houses. [Chester, England]
Chester - Eastgate Street and Grosvenor Hotel. [Chester, England]
Chester - God's Providence House (Reconstructed 1862). [Chester, England]
Plate 32: Town of East Chester, Westchester Co. N.Y.
Plate 47: Port Chester, Westchester Co. N.Y.
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