Imprint 3.; Franklin coll 2.; Not in Evans.; Not in Hildeburn.; On verso: 02-83-384.28. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio ... more
Detail showing convicts consisting of lords, esquires, and attorneys, in chains, boarding ship, for transport from England to Georgia, under the reign of King George III. Detail of British Museum Cartoon Collec... more
James P. Stewart and Robert W. Patterson write to William Lloyd Garrison stating that their community has discussed both the ideas of Garrison and his Liberator, as well as those of the American Colonization So... more
George Washington Bethune writes to "A Colored Man, an Exile" though he has "not the pleasure of knowing your name or person." He says that the "letter you addressed me is the first annonymous [sic] communicati... more
Sheet music cover shows a man wearing a top hat with sack and walking stick leaning on a stile. Reference copy may be in LOT 7010. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Is... more
Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Sixth edition. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac Mc... more
Sheet music cover shows a man wearing top hat with bag and walking stick leaning on a stile. Title from item. Printed below image: The music composed and most cordially dedicated to Mrs. Isaac McGaw, of New Yor... more
An imaginative but puzzling commentary on sectional tensions over slavery between New England abolitionists and southern agrarian slaveholders. In his sweeping satire the artist also portrays a considerable hos... more
Illustration shows an emigrant wagon train being attacked by Natives while traveling across the Great Plains. Title from item. Illus. in: Ballou's pictorial drawing-room companion, v. 13, no. 7 (1857 August 15)... more
Charles Savile Roundell informs Thomas Bayley Potter of his assent to "gladly serve" on the committee of the Cobden Club, and notes his keen interest in the position. Roundell requests that Potter oblige him by... more
Print shows German immigrants boarding a ship for America in the late 19th century. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1874 Nov. 7, pp. 916-917.
Customs officers inspecting belongings of Chinese immigrants as others enter the room from ship; with insert of Chinese on wagon. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1877 Feb. 3, p. 81.
Elizabeth L. Palmer informs William Lloyd Garrison that his "clear, definite, dignified" appeal to the public "comes like a bugle call" amidst the "uncertain, indefinite protests" against the Chinese Exclusion ... more
Top illustration satirizing "reported alliance between the Mormons and Indians". Bottom illustration shows Jewish refugees from Russia with their belongings, in a marine terminal in the United States. Illus. in... more
Cartoon concerning Irish and Chinese immigration to the United States, showing "Fritz" and "Pat" seated at table talking. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1882 March 25, p. 192.
A cartoon showing laborers, among whom are Irishmen, an African American, a Civil War veteran, Italian, Frenchman, and a Jew, building a wall against the Chinese. Congressional mortar is used to mount blocks of... more
Print shows a procession of emigrants with a young boy carrying an umbrella and a bag over his shoulder at the lead, walking next to a large dog; a young woman follows carrying a basket with a lamb against her ... more
Page of advertisements with cartoon showing people on steamship carrying "Poor house from Galway." Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 27, 1883 April 28, p. 272.
"Assisted emigrants for Great Britain passage paid by Uncle Sam" on ship; "Monopoly, the cow with many mouths to feed" on sign; "J. Hawbuck, N.Y. Legislature" on bag; and "Anti Common Sense Society" on sign at ... more
Attribution based on negative D4-13619. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013618. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
"Shows a large open barge loaded with people of every nationality, who have just arrived from Europe, disembarking at Ellis Island, N.Y. A most interesting and typical scene. Length 140 feet"-Edison films catal... more
Illustration shows Uncle Sam's boot kicking a Chinese immigrant off a dock as part of an anti-Chinese immigration campaign. Vignettes show how the Chinese can possibly emigrate to the United States, by coming a... more
Depicts scenes at the Immigration Depot and a nearby dock on Ellis Island. Appears to show, first, a group of immigrants lined up to board a vessel leaving the island, then another group arriving at the island ... more
Photograph shows a man waiting, with others in queue behind him, at the registration desk in the immigration station on Ellis Island; an immigration official is seated at the desk.
Photograph shows immigrant men on crowded upper deck of ship. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co. Title from item. Reference copy in: SSF - Emigration and Immigration.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by Bain News Service. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative: LC-B2-2109-15.
Photo by Bain News Service, N.Y.C. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
Photograph shows immigrants gathered in small room, two with shirts off being examined by physicians; eye chart written in Hebrew hangs on wall. No. 97332. Devised title on verso: Physicians examining a group o... more
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by George G. Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photo by George G. Bain. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). No. 13-3.
Photograph shows trunks and crates belonging to emigrants placed outside of building; large crowd of emigrants in the background. Title from item.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: NY NYC Bldgs; Russians in US; Shelf.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Geogr. file.
J179798 U.S. Copyright Office. Reference copy in SPECIFIC SUBJECT FILE - Emigration & Immigration Ellis Island, N.Y. 1907 No. 11164.