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The fall of Dagon : Or rare news for Leadenhall Street

The fall of Dagon : Or rare news for Leadenhall Street

The image of Dagon, which in this case is borrowed to typify the Coalition Ministers, has fallen from the overset Broad Bottom pedestal, and is in the posture described by the quotation ; its double-faced head ... More

The sound of the horn - or - the danger of riding an old hunter

The sound of the horn - or - the danger of riding an old hunter

While crossing a ford the horse of a man with a lady seated behind him rears and snorts and prepares to gallop after the hunt. Huntsmen follow a pack in full cry on the opposite hill (r.). The lady is very fat ... More

Miseries of games, sports, 3, Thomas Rowlandson

Miseries of games, sports, 3, Thomas Rowlandson

Miseries of games, sports etc. - hazards of ice skating Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Miseries miscellaneous. Stepping out of a boat at low water on a slippery causeway, upon a stone which slides under you, and you descend in the mud up to the chin.

Miseries miscellaneous. Stepping out of a boat at low water on a slipp...

Miseries miscellaneous - falling into the water when stepping out of a small boat Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The sound of the horn - or - the danger of riding an old hunter

The sound of the horn - or - the danger of riding an old hunter

While crossing a ford the horse of a man with a lady seated behind him rears and snorts and prepares to gallop after the hunt. Huntsmen follow a pack in full cry on the opposite hill (r.). The lady is very fat ... More

Very slippy-weather / etch'd by Js. Gillray., British Cartoon Print

Very slippy-weather / etch'd by Js. Gillray., British Cartoon Print

Cartoon shows an elderly man who has slipped and fallen on the sidewalk outside Humphrey's printing establishment at No. 27 St. James's Street, London. He is holding a thermometer which he manages keep upright,... More

Cold broth and calamity, Thomas Rowlandson

Cold broth and calamity, Thomas Rowlandson

A smaller edition of this subject, the disasters of various parties on the ice, but treated with perfect originality as regards the various incidents. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

An interesting scene, on board an East-Indiaman, showing the effects of a heavy lurch,---after dinner.--- Capt F.M., inv. ; G. Cruikshank, fect, British Cartoon Print

An interesting scene, on board an East-Indiaman, showing the effects o...

"Passengers seated at a table in the state cabin under six windows in the stern, are flung violently about as the ship slants steeply to the left..." (Source: George) Title from item. Print after design by Capt... More

[Steeplechase, some riders and horses have fallen after jumping fence]

[Steeplechase, some riders and horses have fallen after jumping fence]

Sketch shows riders and horses during a steeplechase, jumping a fence, some horses have fallen and riders are scrambling to get out of the way; spectators are standing in the background on the upper right. Titl... More

Ishibashi yama, Kuniyoshi Utagawa

Ishibashi yama, Kuniyoshi Utagawa

Print shows a samurai (Yoritomo?) falling or pushed out of a cave on Mount Ishibashi, where he may have sought refuge. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print special... More

Des Morgens legten die Schneidergesellen den Laden auf die Pfosten, setzten sich und nähten

Des Morgens legten die Schneidergesellen den Laden auf die Pfosten, se...

Illustration for a story showing scaffolding crashing to the ground after a pig has bumped one of the support posts, causing three tailors who had been working on the scaffolding to come crashing to the ground ... More

Shijūhachi shin-yoshiwara emonzaka

Shijūhachi shin-yoshiwara emonzaka

Print shows a full moon over the two porters carrying a sedan chair with passenger, the porter in the rear has slipped causing the passenger to tumble out of the chair onto the ground; another man, wearing get... More

Who laughs last laughs best

Who laughs last laughs best

2695 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

"Dar now I knowed yer was breeding mischief" Thos. Worth

"Dar now I knowed yer was breeding mischief" Thos. Worth

Print shows an African American man falling off a ladder while painting a house when a pig bumps into the ladder he is standing on. L5324 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyri... More

Whoa

Whoa

Young child falls backward in toy cart, indoor setting. 9843P1 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1137.

History repeats itself / J. Keppler.

History repeats itself / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows Julius Caesar or a Roman centurion, in the background, tumbling off a pillar of stones labeled "Rome, Etruria, Britain, Asia, [and] Africa", and in the middle distance, on a bit of land label... More

[Knight falling off bicycle and letter C]

[Knight falling off bicycle and letter C]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[Man holding umbrella and another man falling]

[Man holding umbrella and another man falling]

V35188 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyrighted 1890 by The Calvert Litho. Co., Detroit, Mich." No. 11. Title devised. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Desequilibre par l'emotion - Print, Library of Congress collection

Desequilibre par l'emotion - Print, Library of Congress collection

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

Two plump men, one with umbrella, one falling

Two plump men, one with umbrella, one falling

35188 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2... More

Fall styles for candidates, November 1891

Fall styles for candidates, November 1891

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Some Western freak coinage

Some Western freak coinage

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

The ass and his leader / Keppler.

The ass and his leader / Keppler.

Print shows President Cleveland standing on the edge of a cliff on the "high road" labeled "Good Government Road", holding the end of a broken bridle to a donkey that has fallen off the cliff; the donkey is sti... More

Emily Bancker in the screaming comedy, Our flat

Emily Bancker in the screaming comedy, Our flat

A245756 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: There doesn't seem to be a solid thing to sit on! Created and "copyright 1895 by The Strobridge Lith Co., Cinti - N.Y." No. 6662. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collecti... More

Mathews & Bulger presenting rag time opera, By the sad sea waves

Mathews & Bulger presenting rag time opera, By the sad sea waves

45218 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Excuse us for dropping in. Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." Direction of Dunne & Ryley. N.Y. no. 8164. Forms part of: Theatri... More

Wm. Calder's spectacular production, John Martin's secret by Sutton Vane.

Wm. Calder's spectacular production, John Martin's secret by Sutton Va...

Caption: Jump for your life! Created by "The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." No. 6147. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

This is it, Johnny on the spot a "Bill Nye" musical farce.

This is it, Johnny on the spot a "Bill Nye" musical farce.

72239 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: All over. Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin, U.S.A." Direction of Charles Marks. No. 3496. Forms part of: Theatrical poster... More

A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked

A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked

11550 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The dude's interrupted pose. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 3656. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Yon Yonson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Yon Yonson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Caption: Ay don't gat left dees time! Created and "copyright 1899 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." Direction of Thall & Kennedy. N.Y. no. 8484. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Librar... More

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches the heart.

4 years an international success, A guilty mother a play that reaches ...

10779 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The latest figure in the rag-time min-u-et. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction, Henry Myers (i.e., Meyer... More

Yon Yonson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Yon Yonson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

31969 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Yumping Yimmy vat a yump! Created and "copyright 1899 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." Direction of Thall & Kennedy. N.Y. no. 8482. Forms part of: Theatrical ... More

[Man walking between child and dog in street]

[Man walking between child and dog in street]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0119). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "George Ade's Fables The Fable of the marathon in the mud."

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry mishaps of Nid and the weird, wonderful wanderings of Nod

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry ...

Created and "copyright, 1900, by the U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4294. Under the management of the author, Sidney R. Ellis. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry mishaps of Nid and the weird, wonderful wanderings of Nod

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry ...

Caption: 'Tis not to shock nor is it to cry, it is to laugh in this "evil eye." Under the management of the author, Sidney R. Ellis. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The old reliable McFadden's flats everything new.

The old reliable McFadden's flats everything new.

Caption: An awful bump. Created and "copyright 1902 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6489. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Henri Fantin Latour - La jeune Tarentine

Henri Fantin Latour - La jeune Tarentine

A draped young woman is seen three quarters to the right, standing on the stern of the ship. Her body is lifted by the wind and she is leaning backwards, ready to fall. Her long black hair is floating. On the r... More

George Woodward - Too much on it / K.

George Woodward - Too much on it / K.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam's Christmas tree about to topple over onto him because there are too many heavy ornaments near the top, such as a red devil labeled "Politician", a cannon labeled "Sherman Law", a j... More

The lost ski / Kep.

The lost ski / Kep.

Illustration shows President Taft skiing down a steep slope labeled "Nomination Slide 1912"; one ski is labeled "Control of Senate" and the other, which has broken its strap and come loose, is labeled "Control ... More

Humpty Dumpty slips from the wall; Humpty's due for an awful fall / K.

Humpty Dumpty slips from the wall; Humpty's due for an awful fall / K.

Illustration shows Humpty Dumpty labeled "Excessive Protection" slipping off a wall labeled "Tariff Wall", many men have thrown a rope labeled "Stand Pat Influence" around his waist, hoping to prevent him from ... More

Ramlade ut genom fönstret 13 september 1967

Ramlade ut genom fönstret 13 september 1967

Ramlade ut genom fönstret 13 september 1967

Falling

Falling

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Tyler Hodge, 820th Combat Operations Squadron communications technician, demonstrates proper rappel techniques to 93d Air Ground Operations Wing leadership, Aug. 5, 2016, at Moody Air ... More

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyonel Feininger Hans takes a survey of the scenery K Pommerhanz, Munich

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyon...

Wee Willie Winkie's world is a six-panel Sunday comic strip in which he imagines the fire desiring to taste the bottle of claret that the boy's mother has put nearby to warm for dinner. The bottle explodes, mak... More

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyonel Feininger Hans takes a survey of the scenery K Pommerhanz, Munich

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyon...

Wee Willie Winkie's world is a six-panel Sunday comic strip in which he imagines the fire desiring to taste the bottle of claret that the boy's mother has put nearby to warm for dinner. The bottle explodes, mak... More

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyonel Feininger Hans takes a survey of the scenery K Pommerhanz, Munich

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyon...

Wee Willie Winkie's world is a six-panel Sunday comic strip in which he imagines the fire desiring to taste the bottle of claret that the boy's mother has put nearby to warm for dinner. The bottle explodes, mak... More

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyonel Feininger Hans takes a survey of the scenery K Pommerhanz, Munich

Wee Willie Winkie's world. They are all dozing comfortably ... by Lyon...

Wee Willie Winkie's world is a six-panel Sunday comic strip in which he imagines the fire desiring to taste the bottle of claret that the boy's mother has put nearby to warm for dinner. The bottle explodes, mak... More

a soldier for the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne)

a soldier for the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne)

a soldier for the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) in the Utah National Guard conducts airborne operation training during a training event on 2017, August 19 out of a C-130 Aircraft. (Utah National Guard Ph... More

Airmen of the 133rd Civil Engineering Squadron utilize

Airmen of the 133rd Civil Engineering Squadron utilize

Airmen of the 133rd Civil Engineering Squadron utilize the front end loader with a clam shell to help coax the tree in the proper direction once all appropriate cuts have been made at St. Paul Minn., April 26, ... More

A Marine with Force Company, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion,

A Marine with Force Company, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion,

A Marine with Force Company, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, parachutes to the ground with his rucksack below him during a three-day, training exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C.... More

Marine Veteran Jeremy Lake takes a spill during the

Marine Veteran Jeremy Lake takes a spill during the

Marine Veteran Jeremy Lake takes a spill during the Wheelchair Basketball godl medal game at the 2016 DoD Warrior Games on June 21. Despite their best efforts, the Team Marine dropped a heart-breaker 62-23. The... More

View from Above

View from Above

Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464 assists Marines of 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion conduct special purpose insertion and extraction training aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., March 13...(U.S. Marin... More

What's the matter dad? you seem put out.

What's the matter dad? you seem put out.

Local Accession Number: 06_11_002619.Title: What's the matter dad? you seem put out..Genre: Stereographs; Photographic prints; Portrait photographs; Group portraits; Humorous pictures.Created/Published: Meadvil... More

Between two stools you fall to the ground

Between two stools you fall to the ground

Local Accession Number: 06_11_002734.Title: Between two stools you fall to the ground.Genre: Stereographs; Photographic prints; Portrait photographs; Group portraits; Humorous pictures.Date issued: 1850-1920 (a... More

The danger of sitting on a rail

The danger of sitting on a rail

Local Accession Number: 06_11_002768.Title: The danger of sitting on a rail.Statement of responsibility: By W. M. Chase, Baltimore, MD., U.S.A..Creator/Contributor: Chase, W. M. (William M.), approximately 1818... More

[A Russian officer and a Japanese officer are standing on a large map, the Japanese officer has pulled up a piece of the map causing the Russian officer to slip and fall]

[A Russian officer and a Japanese officer are standing on a large map,...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on block by artist in lower right, includes chop. Includes extensive Japanese text. Descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... More

[A Russian officer and a Japanese officer are standing on a large map, the Japanese officer has pulled up a piece of the map causing the Russian officer to slip and fall]

[A Russian officer and a Japanese officer are standing on a large map,...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on block by artist in lower right, includes chop. Includes extensive Japanese text. Descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... More

Heart of the Klondike written by Scott Marble.

Heart of the Klondike written by Scott Marble.

Caption: Thrilling rescue of the child and headlong fall of the villain into the depths of Chilkoot Canon [sic]. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y.-no. 7866. F... More

Heart of the Klondike written by Scott Marble.

Heart of the Klondike written by Scott Marble.

Caption: Thrilling rescue of the child and headlong fall of the villain into the depths of Chilkoot Canon [sic]. Created and "copyright 1897 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y.-no. 7866. F... More

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