Description: U.S. Reports Volume 52; Howard Volume 11; December Term, 1850; Samuel W. Oakey, Plaintiff in error, v. John H. Bennett, Administrator of William Hall, and John H. Illies
Illustration showing a bird's eye view of New York City looking toward Battery Park (?) and a view of Galveston from the bay, boats and ships in foreground.
This map was captured from the Ninth Division of the Imperial Mexican Army during the Mexican-American War. Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, and all areas between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains
Trade cards from the "American Editors" series (N35), issued in 1887 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. This series is a physically larger version of the "American Editors" set (N1... more
Trade cards from the "American Editors" series (N1), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes. Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Two African American women search through rubble following a violent hurricane which devasted most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives.
Two dead bodies lie in the debris following a violent hurricane which devastated most of Galveston and took more than 5,000 lives.
From Edison films catalog: This shows the heart of one of the tremendous drifts in the east end of Galveston. Hundreds of dead bodies are concealed in these immense masses, and at the time the picture was taken... more