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By the Honourable Col. Francis Nicholson, and Col. Samuel Vetch. A proclamation. Whereas Her Majesty hath been pleased to instruct us with Her Royal commands and instructions to the governours of Her several provinces upon the Continent of Ameri

By the Honourable Col. Francis Nicholson, and Col. Samuel Vetch. A pro...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; A proclamation. 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; Portfoli... more

The following are recommended as proper persons to represent the City and County of New-York, in Provincial Congress. The election will commence on Tuesday next, being the 16th of April 1776. [Col. M'Dougall and twenty others] To the inhabitants

The following are recommended as proper persons to represent the City ...

Imprint. 2.; To the inhabitants of the City and County of New York.; Political campaign.; On verso: S; Apr 13, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page imag... more

In the House of representatives May 7, 1776 Resolved that a regiment to consist of seven hundred and twenty eight men, officers included (other than that now raising under the command of Col. Whitney) be immediately raised within this Colony, fo

In the House of representatives May 7, 1776 Resolved that a regiment t...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. 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; Portfo... more

Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col'l Baum, at Walmscock near Bennington; shewing the attacks of the enemy on the 16th August 1777.

Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col'l Baum, at Walmscock near...

Scale ca. 1:6,000; 200 paces to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions of battle fought in the town of Hoosick, N.Y. in defense of Bennington, Vt. "Engraved by Wm. Faden, 1780" fro... more

Providence, October 25, 1781. Three o'clock P.M. This moment an express arrived at his honor the deputy-governor's from Col. Christopher Olney, Commandant on Rhode-Island, announcing the important intelligence of the surrender of Lord Cornwallis

Providence, October 25, 1781. Three o'clock P.M. This moment an expres...

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 165, Folder 10.

Lt. Col. Tarleton

Lt. Col. Tarleton

Print shows Banastre Tarleton, bust portrait, facing right; medallion on pedestal featuring cavalry scene. Title from item. Illus. in: The Westminster magazine, 1782 (March), p. 115. Published in: The American ... more

Lt. Col. John Small

Lt. Col. John Small

James Tassie (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1735–1799 London)

Mechanics of New York, read the heart-rending truth! Sixty American citizens enslaved --- Ten beheaded and hung by the nefarious scheme of Miranda, the would-be King of America, the Duke of Braintree, a Burrite Col. and a Nova Scotia Tory, F****

Mechanics of New York, read the heart-rending truth! Sixty American ci...

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 134, Folder 27.

[Map of the camp of Lt. Col. John R. Campbell on the bank of the Mississinewa River, December 18, 1812 with details of attack by indians.]

[Map of the camp of Lt. Col. John R. Campbell on the bank of the Missi...

Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Miami's surprise attack on Lt. Col. Campbell's camp in Marion city region on December 18th, 1812. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink, and pencil. Minimal level catalogin... more

Notice to the public. At the request of the Executrix of the late Col. William Byrd of Westover, it is thought proper to warn the public against the purchase of supposed titles to lots in the City of Richmond, to which the seller can show no leg

Notice to the public. At the request of the Executrix of the late Col....

Title.; Imprint 2.; on folder : M.C. # 09-82-038.377 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; Portfo... more

A Sketch of the Military Topography of Baltimore and its Vicinity and of Patapsco Neck to North Point

A Sketch of the Military Topography of Baltimore and its Vicinity and ...

This map shows British and American positions before Baltimore during the British attack of September 12-14. It includes the positions of Brigadier General John Stricker's Maryland forces consisting of Captain... more

Col. Pluck

Col. Pluck

Caricature of John or Jonathan Pluck, an illiterate hostler elected Colonel of the 84th Pennsylvania militia in a controversial 1824 election. He is shown here marching toward the left, raising a sword inscribe... more

Inaugural address delivered at the first stated meeting of the Board of directors of the Adams Athenaeum, on the 31st of March, 1825; by Col. B. L. C. Wailes, their President. 31st March 1825.

Inaugural address delivered at the first stated meeting of the Board o...

Negative 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 229, Folder 6a.

James Madison to Col. Peyton, March 29, 1826.

James Madison to Col. Peyton, March 29, 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/.

Andrew Jackson. From the original painting in the possession of Col. C.G. Childs of Philadelphia / painted by W. J. Hubard ; engraved by J. Sartain.

Andrew Jackson. From the original painting in the possession of Col. C...

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting in a chair, facing front, with legs crossed and hands on lap. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1998:151) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Libra... more

To the public. A publication of Col. Robert Armstrong in the Nashville Republican of this day, seems to demand a brief notice from me ... Felix Grundy. Nashville, July 24, 1833.

To the public. A publication of Col. Robert Armstrong in the Nashville...

Political campaign. 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 174, Folder 32.

A view of the Butte des Morts treaty ground with the arrival of the commissioners Gov. Lewis Cass and Col. McKenney in 1827 / / painted on the spot by J.O. Lewis ; Lehman & Duval Lithrs. Philada.

A view of the Butte des Morts treaty ground with the arrival of the co...

The arrival by boat of Lewis Cass and Colonel McKenney at Butte des Morts, Wisconsin, 1827. Illus. in: The aboriginal port-folio : a collection of portraits of the most celebrated chiefs of the North American I... more

Public meeting. At a meeting of the Jackson Democratic citizens of Iowa County, at the town of Mineral Point, on Saturday, the 22nd of August, 1835, Col. James H. Gentry was called to the chair ... [1835].

Public meeting. At a meeting of the Jackson Democratic citizens of Iow...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 4948, #54. 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; Portf... more

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from the United States, to take up vacant land : made to lay before his lawyers to determine some legal points : [part of Washington D.C. adjacent to the Anacostia River] /

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from th...

Cadastral survey map. Manuscript--ink and col. pencil. Lacks sections along edges; faced and backed with rice paper. Notes in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

To the voters of Washington. You have a great interest at stake. Your canal stock is at hazard. Do not be thrown off your guard by the deceptious letter of Col. Seaton ... Johnson Hellen. May 30, 1840.

To the voters of Washington. You have a great interest at stake. Your ...

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 197, Folder 1.

Amiskquew, a Menominie warrior / drawn, printed & col. at the Lithographic & Print Colouring Establishment.

Amiskquew, a Menominie warrior / drawn, printed & col. at the Lithogra...

Amiskquew, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right.

Gen. Washington (on the battle field at Trenton) / engraved by W. Warner from the original picture by Col. John Trumbull in possession of Yale College N. Haven.

Gen. Washington (on the battle field at Trenton) / engraved by W. Warn...

Print showing General George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, wearing military uniform; he is holding a telescope in his right hand while an aide manages his horse behind him; shown in t... more

New York City to Col. James Duncan

New York City to Col. James Duncan

Charles Cushing Wright (1796–1854)

Veduta di Pozzuoli col Tempio di Serapide, Monte Nuovo, Baja, Capo Miseno, Procida, Ischia, e Capri

Veduta di Pozzuoli col Tempio di Serapide, Monte Nuovo, Baja, Capo Mis...

Widmung an: A. S. E. La Sig.ra D. Rosalia di Sangro, Principessa di Canonsa ecc. nata dagli Antichi Duchi di Borgogna, dai Cinti di Marsi, dai Principi di S. Severo ecc. ecc. ecc.

Veduta esterna dell'I. R. Teatro alla Scala col portico laterale aggiuntovi nel 1831

Veduta esterna dell'I. R. Teatro alla Scala col portico laterale aggiu...

Widmung: all'illustr.mo Sig. Duca Visconti di Modrone ciambell. di S.M.I.R A Cav. Gerosolimit Rappresent la Direz.e degli II.RR Teatri

Veduta della Piazza del Duomo col Palazzo Reale in Milano

Veduta della Piazza del Duomo col Palazzo Reale in Milano

Widmung: dedicata a S.A.I. la Ser.ma Principessa Augusta Amalia di Baviera Vice-Regina d'Italia

Col. Cleary

Col. Cleary

Photograph of earlier, heavily retouched, photograph shows Col. Cleary, half-length portrait, facing front. Title from item. Stamped on verso: Source unknown, Nov. 28, 1949. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Col. Fremont's nondescript from California. This animal captured by Col. Fremont and his party, near the River Gila, New Mexico, after a chase of three days, has arrived in this city on its way to Europe, and is to be seen alive at 290 broadway,

Col. Fremont's nondescript from California. This animal captured by Co...

Fremont, Col. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 122, Folder 38.

Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engineer,

Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engineer,

Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal. Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 208... more

1777 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

1777 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western ...

This image has been taken from scan 000236 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... more

American Revolutionary War from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

American Revolutionary War from "History of the Early Settlement and I...

This image has been taken from scan 000416 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... more

Allegheny Mountains from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

Allegheny Mountains from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian W...

This image has been taken from scan 000220 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... more

Portrait from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

Portrait from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of West...

This image has been taken from scan 000124 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... more

Christopher Columbus from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

Christopher Columbus from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian ...

This image has been taken from scan 000027 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... more

Col. Riker
Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square miles of Nicaragua, United States, Mexico, British and Central America, with routes and distances; portraits of Gen. Walker, Col. Kinney, Parker H. French, and views of the Battle of New-Orleans and Bunker Hill.

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square m...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Kansas - Col. Sumner arriving at Constitution Hall.  Col. Sumner dispersing the people assembled before the legislative hall, Topeka, Kansas

Kansas - Col. Sumner arriving at Constitution Hall. Col. Sumner dispe...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 July 26 , p. 105.

map from "Narrative of the Defence of Kars, historical and military ... From authentic Documents and from Notes taken by the several Officers serving on the Staff of Her Majesty's Commissioner with the Ottoman Army in Asia Minor. Illustrated by Lieut. Col. C. Teesdale C.B., and W. Simpson. [With plates and a map.]"

map from "Narrative of the Defence of Kars, historical and military .....

This image has been taken from scan 000381 from "Narrative of the Defence of Kars, historical and military ... From authentic Documents and from Notes taken by the several Officers serving on the Staff of Her M... more

Capture of Fort George (Col. Winfield Scott leading the attack) / Chappel.

Capture of Fort George (Col. Winfield Scott leading the attack) / Chap...

Print shows American soldiers storming the gate at Fort George, Ontario. Title from item.

Council with friendly Nez Percés Indians held by Col. G. Wright U.S.A. August 4th 1858 near Fort Wallah Wallah, W.T. previous to march against hostile northern Indians.

Council with friendly Nez Percés Indians held by Col. G. Wright U.S.A....

Photograph of drawing showing Nez Percé Indians, seated in a circle, listening to Col. Wright. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 111. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original... more

Col. Johnston, commanding Utah expedition

Col. Johnston, commanding Utah expedition

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 January 30), p. 72. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

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

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

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