Detail of a lower register miniature of the people of Gilead asking Jepthah to be their leader. Image taken from f. 40v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.
This image has been taken from scan 000636 from volume 10 of "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]". The title and subject terms of this ... more
Print shows Mike Walsh, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right. Includes text listing "a few of the peculiar doctrines of which he is the father and chosen advocate"; also, a facsimile signature.
Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyc. 1851, plate 21. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Relig. Clergy; Middle Ages; PI; France Hist.; Shelf.
Print showing Ulysses S. Grant, bust portrait, facing front, wearing military uniform, with scenes of battles from the U.S. Civil War, including the surrender of Vicksburg and the surrender at Appomattox. 737 U... more
Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Mary McCook, facing forward, with shaded oval background
Tobacco package label showing a goddess draped with diaphanous gown handing a pipe and tobacco leaves to a Native man reclining on the shores of a mountain stream with waterfall.
Ammon sending telegraph message and men holding rifles and clubs in background. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1877 Aug. 11, p. 393.
Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 129, Folder 20a. Copy scanned: 1
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)
Photo by Defense Dept. (Marine Corps). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Music... Bands; Military bands; BI; Shelf.
Advertisement for Williams' shaving soap showing head-and-shoulder portraits of Martin Van Buren and William McKinley. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Illus. in: Collier's, v. 26, no... more
Various clippings report Emmeline Pankhurst's speaking tour to Auburn and Syracuse, N.Y.; speaking style; suffrage methods; suggest American don't need to stoop to violence to succeed.
Photograph shows a large group of men standing in a field gathered around headstone of Labor leader Martin Irons. Copyright 1910 by Gildersleeve, Waco, Texas. Inscription on monument reads: "Martin Irons, Oct. ... more
Photograph shows Frank Tannenbaum (1893-1969), an Austrian-American historian and sociologist who was a leader of the Bayonne refinery strikes of 1915-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)
Researcher offered this identifying information for four men in the center, starting second from left, the man with dark coat open in the front to show white shirt: Col. Ernesto Garcia; second row behind him, C... more
Illustration shows a post-impressionist view of Fifth Avenue, New York City, N.Y. Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 75, no. 1933 (1914 March 21), cover. Copyright 1914 by Puck Publishing Corporation.
J189852 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by Mutual Film Corporation. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Mexico History 1914.
Photo date unknown. Daisy Bates, born Daisy Lee Gatson, was a prominent civil rights leader and advocate in Arkansas as well as the entire country in the mid-1900s. Eager to leave the palce of her birth, Huttig... more
Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Performing Arts. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). No. F82-5784. Formerly in SSF - MOTION PICT... more
Ad for Jackie Coogan movie. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Architecture in the Washington, D.C., region: Theater. National Photo Company Collection ... more