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Topic: labor

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A woman in labor imploring the aid of Lucina set within a decorative cartouche, from the 'Loves, Rages and Jealousies of Juno'

A woman in labor imploring the aid of Lucina set within a decorative c...

Giulio Bonasone (Italian, active Rome and Bologna, 1531–after 1576)

Labor

Labor

Love, labor, honor, and pain: these are the four stages of human life according to many early modern artists, including Sadeler. In this image of labor, Minerva, goddess of crafts, commerce, and the arts (as we... more

Lost Labor ("Trabajo perdido")

Lost Labor ("Trabajo perdido")

Leonardo Alenza y Nieto (Spanish, Madrid 1807–1845 Madrid)

The mountain in labor

The mountain in labor

The artist employs Aesop's fable about the mountain which was said to be in labor, its dreadful groans attracting expectant crowds only to be disappointed when it issued forth a small mouse. Here the mountain i... more

Newhaven boy ('King Fisher' or 'His Faither's Breeks')

Newhaven boy ('King Fisher' or 'His Faither's Breeks')

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1843 - 1847..Accession no. PGP HA 303 .Medium Calotype print .Size 19.50 x 14.20 cm .Credit Provenance unknown ..For more information please select here ( http://www.nationa... more

The modern Gilpins. Love's labor lost

The modern Gilpins. Love's labor lost

A parody of Democratic politics in the months preceding the party's 1848 national convention. Specifically, the artist ridicules the rivalry within the party between Free Soil or anti-slavery interests, which u... more

U.S. Reports: Ward v. Thompson, 63 U.S. (22 How.) 330 (1859)

U.S. Reports: Ward v. Thompson, 63 U.S. (22 How.) 330 (1859)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; Eber B. Ward, Survivor, etc., Owner of the Steamboat Detroit, Appellant, v. Charles Thompson

The great labor question from a Southern point of view

The great labor question from a Southern point of view

Man, seated on porch, with family, holding newspaper, and saying, "My boy - we've toiled and taken care of you long enough - now you've got to work!", to an African American man standing in front of the porch, ... more

The labor exchange--emigrants on the Battery in front of Castle Garden, New York The labor exchange--interior view of the office at Castle Garden, New York / / sketched by Stanley Fox.

The labor exchange--emigrants on the Battery in front of Castle Garden...

Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 12, no. 607 (1868 August 15), p. 516.

New York City - great eight-hour labor demonstration - the procession of workingmen as it appeared on passing the Cooper Institute

New York City - great eight-hour labor demonstration - the procession ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 33, no. 835 (1871 Sept. 30), p. 33. No reference copy may be available. Caption card tracings: La... more

Proclamation on labor by the President of the United States of America

Proclamation on labor by the President of the United States of America

Photograph shows the proclamation issued by President Ulysses S. Grant directing wages not be reduced on account of a reduction in work hours instituted in 1868. Includes a half-length portrait of Grant.

U.S. Reports: Lyon v. Pollard, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 403 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Lyon v. Pollard, 87 U.S. (20 Wall.) 403 (1874)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 87; Wallace Volume 20; October Term, 1874; Lyon v. Pollard

Labor and liberty

Labor and liberty

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

No rest for the wicked - sentenced to hard labor / Th. N[...]t.

No rest for the wicked - sentenced to hard labor / Th. N[...]t.

Self-caricature of Thomas Nast sitting on floor and sharpening his pencil as he prepares to take on the issues of his day including the "Solid South."

U.S. Reports: United States v. Murray, 100 U.S. 536 (1880)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Murray, 100 U.S. 536 (1880)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 100; October Term, 1879; United States v. Murray

Labor, La
First annual picnic of the "Knights of Labor" - more fun for the spectators than for the performers / J. Keppler.

First annual picnic of the "Knights of Labor" - more fun for the spect...

Print shows Jay Gould, William H. Vanderbilt, Cyrus Field, Russell Sage, and John Roach riding in a carriage past a crowd of laborers labeled "Knights of Labor" and "Pittsburg Free Strikers" who are watching a ... more

The tournament of today - a set-to between labor and monopoly / F. Graetz.

The tournament of today - a set-to between labor and monopoly / F. Gra...

Print shows a jousting tournament between an oversized knight riding horse-shaped armor labeled "Monopoly" over a locomotive, with a long plume labeled "Arrogance", and carrying a shield labeled "Corruption of ... more

"Love's labor's lost" / Gillam.

"Love's labor's lost" / Gillam.

Illustration shows heavily tattooed James G. Blaine sitting on a stool while Whitelaw Reid, using a brush labeled "Tribune Excuses" and a "Explanation Pumice Stone", and William W. Phelps, using "Vindication Sa... more

U.S. Reports: District of Columbia v. McElligott, 117 U.S. 621 (1886)

U.S. Reports: District of Columbia v. McElligott, 117 U.S. 621 (1886)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 117; October Term, 1885; District of Columbia v. McElligott

U.S. Reports: Chicago & N.W. Railway v. McLaughlin, 119 U.S. 566 (1886)

U.S. Reports: Chicago & N.W. Railway v. McLaughlin, 119 U.S. 566 (1886...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 119; October Term, 1886; Chicago and Northwestern Railway v. McLaughlin

Virginia - tenth annual convention of the Knights of Labor, at Richmond - Frank J. Farrell, colored delegate of District Assembly No. 49, introducing General Master Workman Powderly to the convention / from a sketch by Joseph Becker.

Virginia - tenth annual convention of the Knights of Labor, at Richmon...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1886 Oct. 16, p. 129.

Women delegates to the 1886 convention of the Knights of Labor

Women delegates to the 1886 convention of the Knights of Labor

Photograph shows group portrait of eight women and a baby; Miss Mary Anderson, seated, hand on baby's head, and Miss Laura Graddick, standing, second from right.

Martin Irons, of St. Louis, Chairman Executive Committee of the Knights of Labor, District No. 101 / photographed by R.G. Gardner, Kansas City, Missouri.

Martin Irons, of St. Louis, Chairman Executive Committee of the Knight...

Martin Irons, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right.

omnia vincit labor from "Worthy Workers. A monthly magazine for all, etc. [Edited and partly written by Sarah Sutton.] no. 1. March 1886"

omnia vincit labor from "Worthy Workers. A monthly magazine for all, e...

This image has been taken from scan 000003 from "Worthy Workers. A monthly magazine for all, etc. [Edited and partly written by Sarah Sutton.] no. 1. March 1886". The title and subject terms of this image have ... more

U.S. Reports: Wallace v. United States, 133 U.S. 180 (1890)

U.S. Reports: Wallace v. United States, 133 U.S. 180 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 133; October Term, 1889; Wallace v. United States

Hong Kong--Cheap labor

Hong Kong--Cheap labor

Laborer carrying two bags on pole across his shoulders.

A knight of labor

A knight of labor

Man holding crying baby.

The dignity of labor - true and false

The dignity of labor - true and false

Caricature showing women in employment lines.

"In the interest of labor and morality" / Dalrymple.

"In the interest of labor and morality" / Dalrymple.

Print shows, on the left, many businessmen and women in stocks and pillories for such offenses as serving guests wine on Sunday, "for shaving on Sunday", "for delivering ice on Sunday", "for selling a glass of ... more

The new South - the triumph of free labor / Keppler.

The new South - the triumph of free labor / Keppler.

Print shows African Americans and Civil War veterans among the crowd that passes a statue of Abraham Lincoln on their way to the Cotton States Exposition visible in the background labeled "Prosperity". In the l... more

Labor

Labor

Reproduction of mural in Library of Congress showing two men removing tree stump.

The new field of labor for the up-to-date divine / Dalrymple.

The new field of labor for the up-to-date divine / Dalrymple.

Print shows the "Rev. Dr. N. Dorser" sitting at a table writing testimonials about the quality of various products, such as the "magnificent House Cleaning number" of a magazine, and "Before Using" and "After U... more

Labor

Labor

Reproduction of mural in Library of Congress, Jefferson Building showing two men uprooting tree stump.

A division of labor / Keppler.

A division of labor / Keppler.

Print shows the British Lion labeled "England" lying in the foreground with a concerned look on its face, while in the background, a man labeled "France" is talking on the telephone to a man labeled "Russia", o... more

Labor Day 1899

Labor Day 1899

This illustration entitled "Labor Day 1899", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on September 4, 1899, depicts Uncle Sam and a schoolboy celebrating Labor Day by bowing and pa... more

Labor
[Labor, a picture made about 1900 for use as a magazine illustration]

[Labor, a picture made about 1900 for use as a magazine illustration]

Three men, one with wheelbarrow, working at the base of large rock.

Mexican Farm Workers Who have been Accepted for Farm Labor in the U.S. through the Braceros Program

Mexican Farm Workers Who have been Accepted for Farm Labor in the U.S....

Historical File of the Office of Information, Department of Agriculture

Women Demonstrating against Child Labor, New York City

Women Demonstrating against Child Labor, New York City

Master File Photographs of U.S. and Foreign Personalities, World Events, and American Economic, Social, and Cultural Life

A case of learned ignorance - why can't he trust his naked eyes? / Keppler.

A case of learned ignorance - why can't he trust his naked eyes? / Kep...

Illustration shows Yale professor and university president Arthur T. Hadley looking through a huge magnifying glass trained on a laborer labeled "Trust Employee"; however, what Hadley sees through the lense is ... more