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Henry, Duke of Lancaster from BL Stowe 594, f. 8

Henry, Duke of Lancaster from BL Stowe 594, f. 8

Full-page miniature of Henry, Duke of Lancaster, wearing a blue Garter mantle, with his arms. Image taken from f. 8 of Pictorial book of arms of the Order of the Garter ('William Bruges's Garter Book'). Written in Latin.

Meeting of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 108

Meeting of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick from BL Royal 20 C...

Detail of an unfinished miniature of the meeting in the lists of Henry of Lancaster and Otto of Brunswick. Image taken from f. 108 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). Written in French.

Lancaster arriving in Spain from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 236

Lancaster arriving in Spain from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 236

Detail of a miniature of the duke of Lancaster arriving in Spain and receiving a letter from the Duke of Portugal. Image taken from f. 236 of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Philippa of Lancaster and John of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 284

Philippa of Lancaster and John of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 2...

Detail of a miniature of the marriage of John, king of Portugal to Philippa of Lancaster, at the beginning of chapter 34 of book 5. Image taken from f. 284 of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Philippa of Lancaster and John of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 284

Philippa of Lancaster and John of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 2...

Miniature of the marriage of John, king of Portugal to Philippa of Lancaster, with a full border, at the beginning of chapter 34 of book 5. Image taken from f. 284 of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written... More

Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 244v

Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 2...

Miniature of the duke of Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal. Image taken from f. 244v of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Lancaster arriving in Spain from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 236

Lancaster arriving in Spain from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 236

Miniature of the duke of Lancaster arriving in Spain and receiving a letter from the Duke of Portugal. Image taken from f. 236 of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 244v

Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal from BL Royal 14 E IV, f. 2...

Detail of a miniature of the duke of Lancaster dining with the king of Portugal. Image taken from f. 244v of Recueil des croniques d’Engleterre. Written in French.

Corner cupboard from a House in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Corner cupboard from a House in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Made in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States

By an express arrived at Philadelphia on Saturday evening, last we have the following account of the battle at Charlestown, on Saturday the 18th of June, Instant ... Lancaster Printed by Francis Bailey 1775

By an express arrived at Philadelphia on Saturday evening, last we hav...

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 144, Folder 6.

[Notice, dated 4 July 1776, from a congressional committee to militiamen in Lancaster, Pa., accompanied by a letter of recommendation from the Philadelpphia Committee of Safety, concerning the defense of N.J. and Pennsylvania]

[Notice, dated 4 July 1776, from a congressional committee to militiam...

Reference copy may be available in Lot 4412 LB This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist. July 4, 1776; Militia Pa.; Congress, U.S. Early; N.J. Hist. 1776; Pe... More

[Instructions for keeping prisoners - Lancaster, Pa. July 14, 1776; text in English and German]

[Instructions for keeping prisoners - Lancaster, Pa. July 14, 1776; te...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pa. L-; US Hist. Rev. Misc.; War prisoners 1776; Penn. Germans; Broadsides 1776; RBD; Shelf.

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 21st October, 1777. Proclamation directing the confiscation of property of persons giving aid or resorting to the enemy and naming commissioners to dispose of it. By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas, Whar

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 21st October, 1777. Proclamation dire...

Evans 15529.; Imprint 3.; Evans 15529.; On verso: s. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfo... More

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October 1777. An ordinance for appointing and authorizing an additional number of sub-lieutenants, to act in the County of Lancaster ... By order of the Council of Safety. Thomas Wharton, jun. President. Lan

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October 1777. An ordinance for a...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans or Hildeburn.; On verso: S; 31. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Po... More

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October, 1777. An ordinance for the more effectual levying the monies advanced for substitutes, in the militia, and fines due to the public, for disobedience to the militia laws ... By order of the Council o

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 25th October, 1777. An ordinance for ...

Imprint 3.; Not n Evans or Hildeburn.; On verso: S; 32. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Por... More

To the inhabitants of Pennsylvania. In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 23, October, 1777 Friends and countrymen. We are again called upon by General Washington, for a reinforcement of the militia and have complied with his requisition, on our part

To the inhabitants of Pennsylvania. In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 2...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans or Hildeburn.; On verso: S; 29. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Po... More

A Plan Shewing the Line of the proposed Rochdale Canal : between the Calder Navigation near Sowerly in the County of York and his Grace the Duke of Bridgelmater's Canal near Manchester in The County Palatine of Lancaster With its diffent Branches [Mapa]
Deershorn name, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Deershorn name, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The name "Deershorn" (pronounced deers horn) came into use after a large horned animal was shot by 16-year-old settler Jonas Fairbanks around 1800. The horns were posted at a place called Sly's Corner, where th... More

A view of the birth place of Robert Fulton, Lancaster county, state of Pennsylvania

A view of the birth place of Robert Fulton, Lancaster county, state of...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Rosenthal, L.N.

Goodrest, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Goodrest, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Built in 1800, this stately home on Old Common Road was the dwelling of Thomas Safford, who was a baker. Beginning in 1890, and for many years afterward, the philanthropic Pauline Revere Thayer maintained the p... More

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000448 from volume 02 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... More

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from volume 01 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... More

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature of England in the fourteenth century.]"

portrait from "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 02 of "[Life of Geoffrey Chaucer ... including memoirs of ... John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; with sketches of the manners, opinions, arts and literature... More

The old Phelps house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The old Phelps house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The old Phelps House was built c.1720 on Harvard Road. Originally, the exterior was plastered in imitation of granite. With exposure to the elements, it developed a discolored and weather-beaten look, making it... More

Mr. Eccleston's superb medallion of General Washington obverse. An elegant and very striking likeness of General Washington from an original painting. Reverse. An American Indian, with his bow and arrow, and an appropriate legend ... Lancaster,

Mr. Eccleston's superb medallion of General Washington obverse. An ele...

Imprint 3.; Washington George, Medallion.; On verso: Gift L. Washington Jl. 2'15 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed... More

No. [4186] Protestant Episcopal Church lottery. This ticket entitles the bearer to such prize as may be drawn against its number, agreeably to the scheme of a lottery for repairing the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Borough of Lancaster. [Si

No. [4186] Protestant Episcopal Church lottery. This ticket entitles t...

On verso: 1807 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 151, Folder 6a.

The Rand-Huntington-Dorr house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Rand-Huntington-Dorr house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Located on Main Street in Lancaster Center, the Rand-Huntington-Dorr House, c. 1810, was occupied by Nathaniel Rand. In 1832, Rand sold it to Joseph Huntington. His daughter Julia married Mr. Dorr; their son, p... More

The General John Whiting house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The General John Whiting house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The General John Whiting House, c. 1775, is on North Main Street across from Creamery Road. Whiting, who died in 1810, served through the Revolutionary War. He was lieutenant colonel of the 4th U.S. Infantry an... More

The Royal family of Lancaster ... Down with treason, tyranny, and corruption! Your hopes rest upon the brave defender of your country, General Joseph Heister.- To the polls- To the polls! Let your watch-word be Hiester and liberty!!! [n. p. 181-

The Royal family of Lancaster ... Down with treason, tyranny, and corr...

Political broadside urging the people to vote for Joseph Hiester instead of William Findlay.; 1160 C 2 4 F 44.; Rec. R. B. May 1944.; On verso: 1160C2 4F44. Available also through the Library of Congress web s... More

Lancaster District, South Carolina /

Lancaster District, South Carolina /

LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S144 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Approved, Chas. R. Suter, Lt. & Chf. Engr., D. S." Pe... More

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania /

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania /

Scale 1:158,400; 2 1/2 miles to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress August 27th 1821 by W. Wagner of the State of Penna." Shows mills, forges, and churches. LC L... More

The early meetinghouses, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The early meetinghouses, Lancaster, Massachusetts

None of Lancaster's early meetinghouses remain. The first two built c. 1654 and 1684, were located near the Old Settler's Burial Field and were burned by the Native Americans. The third meetinghouse, located on... More

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania /

Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania /

General-content county map also showing election districts. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Orientated with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: Was... More

Jared Sparks, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Jared Sparks, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Jared Sparks (1789-1866) was a master of the Lancaster Academy for one term, starting in the autumn of 1818. He later became president of Harvard University, serving in that capacity from 1849 to 1853. Earlier ... More

Mr. Buchanan's statement. Extract from Gen. Jackson's second letter ... Mr. Buchanan's statement to the Editor of the Lancaster Journal ... Lancaster, 8th August, 1827. Printed at the Office of the Wheeling Gazette [1827].

Mr. Buchanan's statement. Extract from Gen. Jackson's second letter .....

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 189, Folder 4.

The Hosmer family home, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Hosmer family home, Lancaster, Massachusetts

This home (no longer standing) was situated on the site of Atlantic Union College's Preston Hall on Main Street in South Lancaster. The house was occupied by members of the Hosmer family. Henry F. Hosmer, great... More

Rev. Dr. Nathaniel Thayer, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Rev. Dr. Nathaniel Thayer, Lancaster, Massachusetts

A lineal descendant of John Cotton, Rev. Dr. Nathaniel Thayer, was the sixth pastor of the First Church of Christ on the Lancaster Town Green. Renowned for his eloquence in the pulpit, Thayer was influential in... More

The Turner family homestead, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Turner family homestead, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Posing in front of their house are members of the Turner family. The house (no longer standing) was located on the south corner of Sterling Road and Sawyer Street. From left to right are the following: an unide... More

Capt. Anthony Lane house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Capt. Anthony Lane house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

This house, located on the northeast corner of Harvard and Seven Bridge Roads, was built by gentleman farmer Anthony Lane in 1809. He also built a cabinet factory on the northwest corner about 1832 and was know... More

The Elias Danforth house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Elias Danforth house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Originally the Elias Danforth House (built in 1833), the dwelling at 634 Main Street is very close to the site of the town's fourth meetinghouse, which was constructed c. 1743. Later, it was the home of Mrs. Ed... More

A title page, Lancaster, Massachusetts

A title page, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Lancaster firm of Carter and Andrews dealt in such things as book publishing, map printing and coloring, wood engraving, and lithography. At the height of the company's success, from 1827 to 1834, they prod... More

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by Edward Baines Jun.]) [With plates.]"

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... Th...

This image has been taken from scan 000368 from volume 04 of "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by ... More

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by Edward Baines Jun.]) [With plates.]"

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... Th...

This image has been taken from scan 000121 from volume 01 of "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by ... More

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by Edward Baines Jun.]) [With plates.]"

map from "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... Th...

This image has been taken from scan 000160 from volume 02 of "History of the County Palatine and Duchy of Lancaster ... The biographical department by W. R. Whatton, Esq. (History of the cotton manufacture [by ... More

Lancaster from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions. [With illustrations.]"

Lancaster from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history and...

This image has been taken from scan 000620 from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions. [With illustrations.]". The ti... More

map from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

map from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyr...

This image has been taken from scan 000014 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

Nature from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

Nature from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By ...

This image has been taken from scan 000217 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

map from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

map from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyr...

This image has been taken from scan 000225 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

diagram from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

diagram from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By...

This image has been taken from scan 000077 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Relief shown by hachures. General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Differs from other 1842 ed. in being... More

Preston from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

Preston from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By...

This image has been taken from scan 000175 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

architecture from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]"

architecture from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster...

This image has been taken from scan 000023 from "An Illustrated Itinerary of the County of Lancaster. [By Cyrus Redding. With contributions by J. R. Beard and W. C. Taylor. With plates, including a map.]". The ... More

Miller Chapel, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Miller Chapel, Lancaster, Massachusetts

In honor of early Advent pioneer William E. Miller, the chapel on the second floor of Founder's Hall was remodeled in the mid-1970s. The chapel was redone in the Federal style because of its use during Miller's... More

Grand rally! The American Republicans of the city of Lancaster will meet in the Court house on Wednesday evening, 21st inst. to ratify the nominations of the County convention, and by rallying to the standard. and 'neath the ample folds of our n

Grand rally! The American Republicans of the city of Lancaster will me...

Lancaster, Oa. American republicans.; American republicans, Lancaster, Pa.; Political campaign. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in... More

monument from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

monument from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000129 from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British ... More

architecture from "History of Lancaster County. To which is prefixed, a brief sketch of the early history of Pennsylvania. Compiled from authentic sources"

architecture from "History of Lancaster County. To which is prefixed, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000297 from "History of Lancaster County. To which is prefixed, a brief sketch of the early history of Pennsylvania. Compiled from authentic sources". The title and subject t... More

diagram from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

diagram from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000077 from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British ... More

map from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

map from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "The Pictorial History of the County of Lancaster, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British ... More

Julia Fletcher Carney, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Julia Fletcher Carney, Lancaster, Massachusetts

A Universalist, early feminist, teacher, and writer for children, Julia Fletcher Carney (1823-1908) composed a poem in 1845 entitled "Little Things," which was once well known and widely memorized by American s... More

Rev. Edmund Hamilton, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Rev. Edmund Hamilton, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Rev. Edmund Hamilton Sears was the seventh minister of the First Church of Christ, serving the congregation from 1840 to 1847. Also a poet, he is perhaps best known for having written the well-known Christm... More

The Burbank homestead, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Burbank homestead, Lancaster, Massachusetts

The Burbank Homestead was built c. 1800 by Simon Willard. "Plant wizard" Luther Burbank, born in 1849, lived here until he was about 21. In the 1930s, Henry Ford came to Lancaster and negotiated with the Dexter... More

Rev. Benjamin Whittemore house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Rev. Benjamin Whittemore house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

This home was built about 1840 near the top of Ponakin Hill, also called Whittemore Hill. Reverend Whittemore had returned to his native town in 1843 to preach at the First Universalist Church. The church stood... More

Jane Richardson house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Jane Richardson house, Lancaster, Massachusetts

This dwelling, located near the entrance to Ponakin Road, was built about 1840 in the Classic Revival style by George K. Richards, In more recent times, the property belonged to Jane Richardson. A registered nu... More

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