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Alfred Thompson

Alfred Thompson

Name: Alfred Thompson .Arrested for: Larceny.Arrested at: North Shields Police Station.Arrested on; 31st August 1902.Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-5-Alfred Thompson..These images are a selection from an ... more

Ameto's Discovery of the Nymphs

Ameto's Discovery of the Nymphs

This panel and its companion originally formed the front and back of a birth tray (desco da parto). The story they illustrate is from Giovanni Boccaccio's Comedia delle ninfe fiorentine, written about 1342. The... more

Dish with The Discovery of Achilles

Dish with The Discovery of Achilles

Probably Fontana workshops

The Discovery of Glass

The Discovery of Glass

Giovanni Maria Butteri (Italian, Florence, ca. 1540–1606/8 Florence)

Discovery of America: Vespucci Landing in America

Discovery of America: Vespucci Landing in America

A Netherlandish artist working in Florence, Van der Straet designed this iconic image of America as part of a print series on new inventions and discoveries. It visualizes Amerigo Vespucci’s first encounter wit... more

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of the Establishment of the Longitudes, plate 16

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of the Es...

Sixteenth plate from a print series entitled Nova Reperta (New Inventions of Modern Times) consisting of a title page and 19 plates, engraved by Jan Collaert I, after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, and p... more

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of America, plate 1

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of Americ...

First plate from a print series entitled Nova Reperta (New Inventions of Modern Times) consisting of a title page and 19 plates, engraved by Jan Collaert I, after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, and publi... more

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of Guaicum as a Cure for Veneral Infection, plate 6

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of Guaicu...

Sixth plate from a print series entitled Nova Reperta (New Inventions of Modern Times) consisting of a title page and 19 plates, engraved by Jan Collaert I, after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, and publi... more

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of America, plate 1

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of Americ...

First plate from a print series entitled Nova Reperta (New Inventions of Modern Times) consisting of a title page and 19 plates, engraved by Jan Collaert I, after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, and publi... more

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of America, plate 1

New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Discovery of Americ...

First plate from a print series entitled Nova Reperta (New Inventions of Modern Times) consisting of a title page and 19 plates, engraved by Jan Collaert I, after Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, and publi... more

Bird from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing a gentlewoman named M. Vincent ... With her Examination, Confession and true discovery of all t[he] proceedings ... Whereunto is added Andersons Repentance w[ho] was executed ... the 18 of May 16[16]. [In verse.] B.L"

Bird from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murt...

This image has been taken from scan 000029 from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing ... more

strangling from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing a gentlewoman named M. Vincent ... With her Examination, Confession and true discovery of all t[he] proceedings ... Whereunto is added Andersons Repentance w[ho] was executed ... the 18 of May 16[16]. [In verse.] B.L"

strangling from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one tim...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing ... more

The Discovery of the Tomb of Punchinello, from the Scherzi

The Discovery of the Tomb of Punchinello, from the Scherzi

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, Venice 1696–1770 Madrid)

The Sad Discovery of the Graceless Apprentice

The Sad Discovery of the Graceless Apprentice

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

The Discovery

The Discovery

Samuel Ireland (British, active from ca. 1760, died London 1800)

A map shewing the progress of, discovery & improvement, in the geography of North Africa /

A map shewing the progress of, discovery & improvement, in the geograp...

Relief shown pictorially. "The double line of dots shews Mr. Park's route in the West; Mr. Bruce's in the East." "Published according to Act of Parliament by james Rennell, May 25th, 1798." "J. Walker, sculp." ... more

A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America : with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham /

A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America : with the tracks of...

Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. In upper right corner: 5. Insets: Entrance of Columbia River -- Gray's Harbour -- Port Discovery. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

U.S. Reports: Hazlehurst v. The United States, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 6 (1799)

U.S. Reports: Hazlehurst v. The United States, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 6 (179...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; August Term, 1799; Hazlehurst et al. versus The United States

map from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the neighbouring islands from their first discovery to the present time, composed principally from the papers and memoirs of Baron Grant ... by his son, C. G. [assisted by W. Combe]. Illustrated with maps"

map from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the nei...

This image has been taken from scan 000395 from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the neighbouring islands from their first discovery to the present time, composed principally from the paper... more

map from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the neighbouring islands from their first discovery to the present time, composed principally from the papers and memoirs of Baron Grant ... by his son, C. G. [assisted by W. Combe]. Illustrated with maps"

map from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the nei...

This image has been taken from scan 000037 from "The History of Mauritius, or the Isle of France, and the neighbouring islands from their first discovery to the present time, composed principally from the paper... more

U.S. Reports: Levy v. The Bank of the United States, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 234 (1802).

U.S. Reports: Levy v. The Bank of the United States, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; March Term, 1802; Levy versus The Bank of the United States.

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Pe...

This image has been taken from scan 000279 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Pe...

This image has been taken from scan 000178 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Pe...

This image has been taken from scan 000182 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

nature from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

nature from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Perf...

This image has been taken from scan 000183 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

architecture from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

architecture from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean .....

This image has been taken from scan 000140 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

people from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

people from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Perf...

This image has been taken from scan 000132 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Perform...

This image has been taken from scan 000127 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Perform...

This image has been taken from scan 000126 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

portrait from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Pe...

This image has been taken from scan 000267 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

architecture from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plates, including maps.]"

architecture from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean .....

This image has been taken from scan 000141 from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean ... Performed in His Majesty's Sloop Providence, and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798. [With plat... more

map from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from its discovery in 1492 to 1806 ... With additions and corrections by the author"

map from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from ...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from its discovery in 1492 to 1806 ... With additions and corrections by the author". The title and subjec... more

map from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from its discovery in 1492 to 1806 ... With additions and corrections by the author"

map from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from ...

This image has been taken from scan 000013 from "American Annals, or a Chronological History of America from its discovery in 1492 to 1806 ... With additions and corrections by the author". The title and subjec... more

U.S. Reports: Russell v. Clark's Executors, 11 U.S. (7 Cranch) 69 (1812)

U.S. Reports: Russell v. Clark's Executors, 11 U.S. (7 Cranch) 69 (181...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 11; Cranch Volume 7; February Term, 1813; Nathaniel Russell v. John I. Clark's Executors, and others

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000279 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000295 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000294 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000271 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

people from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

people from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Cor...

This image has been taken from scan 000128 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!! With the discovery of a general thoro' base [altered to bass]discord in the old school / Desigd by P H-- ; G. Cruikshank, fect.

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!!...

"Logier, with two supporters, stands on a platform, drawing aside a curtain from irradiated woman's head, with classical features and a laurel wreath..." (Source: George)

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000290 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

people from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

people from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Cor...

This image has been taken from scan 000045 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

map from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea,...

This image has been taken from scan 000270 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

Iwo Jima from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H. I. Clifford"

Iwo Jima from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of C...

This image has been taken from scan 000014 from "Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea, and the Great Loo-Choo Island. With an appendix ... and a vocabulary of the Loo-Choo Language, by H.... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000459 from volume 03 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000451 from volume 02 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000391 from volume 01 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000461 from volume 03 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000457 from volume 03 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

skull from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

skull from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's St...

This image has been taken from scan 000366 from volume 03 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including the introduction by A. J. von Krusenstern; Instructions for Astronomical observations by Hörner, and an Appendix containing remarks on natural History by F. Eschscholtz.] ... With ... plates and Maps. (Remarks and opinions of the Naturalist of the Expedition, A. von Chamisso.) [Translated from the Russian by H. E. Lloyd.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Stra...

This image has been taken from scan 000389 from volume 01 of "A Voyage of Discovery, into the South Sea and Beering's Straits, for the purpose of exploring a North-East Passage ... in ... 1815-1818. [Including ... more

map from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper, in the Years 1819 and 1820. Fourth edition corrected"

map from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper, in the Years 1819 and 1820. Fourth edition corrected". The titl... more

map from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper, in the Years 1819 and 1820. Fourth edition corrected"

map from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in ...

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from "A Journal of a Voyage of Discovery to the Arctic Regions in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper, in the Years 1819 and 1820. Fourth edition corrected". The titl... more

map from "[Journal of a Third Voyage for the discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; performed in the years 1824, 25, in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Fury, under the orders of ... W. E. P. ... Illustrated by plates and charts. (Appendix. Zoology ... By Lieut. J. C. Ross. Botanical Appendix by Professor Hooker. Notes on ... Geology ... By Professor Jameson.)]"

map from "[Journal of a Third Voyage for the discovery of a North-West...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "[Journal of a Third Voyage for the discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; performed in the years 1824, 25, in His Majesty's ships He... more

map from "The Travels of Richard and John Lander ... for the discovery of the course ... of the Niger, from unpublished documents in the possession of the late J. W. Barber Fullerton, with a prefatory analysis of the previous travels of Park, Denham, Clapperton, Adams, Lyon, Ritchie, etc. into the hitherto unexplored countries of Africa"

map from "The Travels of Richard and John Lander ... for the discovery...

This image has been taken from scan 000067 from "The Travels of Richard and John Lander ... for the discovery of the course ... of the Niger, from unpublished documents in the possession of the late J. W. Barbe... more

map from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa through the hitherto undescribed countries of the Great Namaquas, Boschmans and Hill Damaras, etc. [With plates.]"

map from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa throu...

This image has been taken from scan 000032 from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa through the hitherto undescribed countries of the Great Namaquas, Boschmans and Hill Damaras, etc. [With p... more

map from "Narrative of an Expedition in H.M.S. Terror, undertaken with a view to geographical discovery on the Arctic shores, in the years 1836-7 ... Illustrated by a map and plates"

map from "Narrative of an Expedition in H.M.S. Terror, undertaken with...

This image has been taken from scan 000495 from "Narrative of an Expedition in H.M.S. Terror, undertaken with a view to geographical discovery on the Arctic shores, in the years 1836-7 ... Illustrated by a map ... more

flora from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa through the hitherto undescribed countries of the Great Namaquas, Boschmans and Hill Damaras, etc. [With plates.]"

flora from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa thr...

This image has been taken from scan 000402 from "An Expedition of Discovery into the Interior of Africa through the hitherto undescribed countries of the Great Namaquas, Boschmans and Hill Damaras, etc. [With p... more

map from "[The Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth Century.]"

map from "[The Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth Centu...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "[The Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth Century.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of t... more

Tower of London from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Northmen, five hundred years before Columbus ... Fourth edition, with additions"

Tower of London from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Nor...

This image has been taken from scan 000032 from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Northmen, five hundred years before Columbus ... Fourth edition, with additions". The title and subject terms of thi... more

map from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and physical character of the aboriginal inhabitants"

map from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and W...

This image has been taken from scan 000268 from volume 01 of "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and ... more

cross section from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and physical character of the aboriginal inhabitants"

cross section from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North ...

This image has been taken from scan 000188 from volume 02 of "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and ... more

Diagram from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]"

Diagram from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth c...

This image has been taken from scan 000264 from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]". The ... more

Fauna from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and physical character of the aboriginal inhabitants"

Fauna from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and...

This image has been taken from scan 000458 from volume 02 of "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and ... more

map from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]"

map from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth centu...

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map from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth century, with notices of the early settlements of the Irish in the Western Hemisphere. [With maps.]"

map from "The Discovery of America by the Northmen, in the tenth centu...

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map from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and physical character of the aboriginal inhabitants"

map from "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and W...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from volume 01 of "Journals of two Expeditions of Discovery in North West and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39. With observations on the moral and ... more

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]"

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 16...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]"

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 16...

This image has been taken from scan 000406 from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]"

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 16...

This image has been taken from scan 000262 from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]"

portrait from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 16...

This image has been taken from scan 000144 from "The History of New Hampshire, from its discovery, in 1614, to the passage of the Toleration Act, in 1819. [With plates.]". The title and subject terms of this im... more

hunters from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the command of Capt. David Buchan, R.N., 1818; to which is added, a summary of all the early attempts to reach the Pacific by way of the Pole. [With plates.]"

hunters from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed ...

This image has been taken from scan 000121 from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the command of Capt. David Buchan, R.N., 1818; to which ... more

map from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the command of Capt. David Buchan, R.N., 1818; to which is added, a summary of all the early attempts to reach the Pacific by way of the Pole. [With plates.]"

map from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in H...

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from "A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the command of Capt. David Buchan, R.N., 1818; to which ... more

flora from "Notes on the Botany of the Antarctic Voyage, conducted by Capt. J. C. Ross in Her Majesty's discovery ships Erebus and Terror. With observations on the Tussac Grass of the Falkland Islands"

flora from "Notes on the Botany of the Antarctic Voyage, conducted by ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Notes on the Botany of the Antarctic Voyage, conducted by Capt. J. C. Ross in Her Majesty's discovery ships Erebus and Terror. With observations on the Tussac Gr... more

map from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discovery by Captain Cook. Their occupation by Lord G. Paulet. Their value and importance"

map from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discove...

This image has been taken from scan 000143 from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discovery by Captain Cook. Their occupation by Lord G. Paulet. Their value and importance". The title and su... more

Huntington from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]"

Huntington from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the...

This image has been taken from scan 000170 from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]". The title an... more

currency from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]"

currency from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the d...

This image has been taken from scan 000837 from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]". The title an... more

map from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]"

map from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discov...

This image has been taken from scan 000034 from "[History of Long Island; containing an account of the discovery and settlement, with other important and interesting matters to the present time.]". The title an... more

map from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discovery by Captain Cook. Their occupation by Lord G. Paulet. Their value and importance"

map from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discove...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "The Sandwich Islands; progress of events since their discovery by Captain Cook. Their occupation by Lord G. Paulet. Their value and importance". The title and su... more

North America from "On the discovery of the Mississippi, and on the South-Western, Oregon, and North-Western Boundary of the United States. With a translation from the original M.S. of Memoirs ... relating to the discovery of the Mississippi, by R. Cavelier de la Salle, and the Chevalier H. de Fonty"

North America from "On the discovery of the Mississippi, and on the So...

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Murray River from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of the manners and customs of the Aborigines, and the state of their relations with Europeans"

Murray River from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central A...

This image has been taken from scan 000492 from volume 02 of "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of t... more

map from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of the manners and customs of the Aborigines, and the state of their relations with Europeans"

map from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia,...

This image has been taken from scan 000545 from volume 02 of "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of t... more

bat from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of the manners and customs of the Aborigines, and the state of their relations with Europeans"

bat from "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia,...

This image has been taken from scan 000446 from volume 01 of "Journals of Expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, and overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound, in 1840-1, including an account of t... more

engraving from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, settlement, and extension of civil Government by the United States, until ... 1846"

engraving from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley ...

This image has been taken from scan 000247 from volume 02 of "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, se... more

map from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, settlement, and extension of civil Government by the United States, until ... 1846"

map from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from volume 02 of "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, se... more

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from its discovery by Hudson to the colonization under William Penn. To which is added, an account of the ecclesiastical affairs of the Swedish settlers, and a history of Wilmington, from its first settlement to the present time"

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from ...

This image has been taken from scan 000335 from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from its discovery by Hudson to the colonization under William Penn. To which is added, an account of the ... more

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from its discovery by Hudson to the colonization under William Penn. To which is added, an account of the ecclesiastical affairs of the Swedish settlers, and a history of Wilmington, from its first settlement to the present time"

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from ...

This image has been taken from scan 000318 from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from its discovery by Hudson to the colonization under William Penn. To which is added, an account of the ... more

map from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal events which have occurred in the Western States ... from the discovery of the Mississipi Valley to the year eighteen hundred and forty five, etc"

map from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal...

This image has been taken from scan 000170 from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal events which have occurred in the Western States ... from the discovery of the Mississipi Valley to ... more

map from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal events which have occurred in the Western States ... from the discovery of the Mississipi Valley to the year eighteen hundred and forty five, etc"

map from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal...

This image has been taken from scan 000068 from "Annals of the West: embracing a concise account of principal events which have occurred in the Western States ... from the discovery of the Mississipi Valley to ... more

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from its discovery by Hudson to the colonization under William Penn. To which is added, an account of the ecclesiastical affairs of the Swedish settlers, and a history of Wilmington, from its first settlement to the present time"

map from "A History of the original settlements on the Delaware, from ...

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map from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, settlement, and extension of civil Government by the United States, until ... 1846"

map from "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from volume 01 of "History of the discovery and settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi, by ... Spain, France, and Great Britain, and the subsequent occupation, se... more

map from "[A History of the United States, from the discovery of the American Continent to the present time. [Brought down to 1782 only.]]"

map from "[A History of the United States, from the discovery of the A...

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portrait from "A General History of New England, from the discovery to MDCLXXX. By the Rev. William Hubbard ... Second edition, collated with the original MS. [Edited by W. T. Harris. With a prefatory note by Charles Deane to "the recently discovered pages of Hubbard's History."]"

portrait from "A General History of New England, from the discovery to...

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