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Glass cup in the shape of a negro head

Glass cup in the shape of a negro head

Glass objects, Roman Empire.

Bilâl al-Habashî, an Ethiopian negro, tells 'Umar ibn al-Khattâb that he wants to go to Damascus.

Bilâl al-Habashî, an Ethiopian negro, tells 'Umar ibn al-Khattâb that ...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

The life and dying speech of Arthur, a negro man who was executed at Worcester, October 20th 1768. For a rape committed on the body of one Deborah Metcalfe. Boston: Printed and sold in Milk-Street 1768.

The life and dying speech of Arthur, a negro man who was executed at W...

Positive Photostat.; Title. 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 36, Folder 26.

Plano topografico que comprende las vertientes del Arroyo Ycabaqua, las del Rio Negro y la cresta que divide aguas al Yacuy y al Uruguay hasta la Sierra de los Tapes o Montegrande /

Plano topografico que comprende las vertientes del Arroyo Ycabaqua, la...

Shows central portion of Rio Grande do Sul. Boundaries shown in red and yellow inks? Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. In upper margin: No. 4o. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 183 Available also thro... more

E. Williams, April 23, 1783, Blank Certificate of Negro Permissions to Nova Scotia

E. Williams, April 23, 1783, Blank Certificate of Negro Permissions to...

Blank Certificate of Negro Permissions to Nova Scotia

Plano topografico que comprende la costa del mar desde la ensenada de castillos hasta el Rio Grande de Sn. Pedro, el arroyo del Chuy, la Laguna de la Manguera y la de Merin, contodos los arroyos que desaguan en esta, el Piratini, las cabeceras del Rio Negro y las del Ycabacua, las vertientes que bajan de la Cuchilla general al Yacuy y al Uruguay, los establecimientos y misiones españolas del propio Uruguay, los establecimientos portugueses mas inmediatos a dichas misiones y el curso de una gran parte del Uruguay con la boca del rio a que los demarcadores pasados dieron el nombre de Pepiri, expresandose en el mismo plano los terrenos y a demarcados y los que estan endisputa entre los comisarios principales de los dos soberanos, por cuya orden se hizo este trabajo que empezo el año de 1784 y se concluyo en el de 1788 /

Plano topografico que comprende la costa del mar desde la ensenada de ...

Shows central portion of Rio Grande do Sul between Uruguay River and Mangueira Lagoon. "... 4 de outubro de 1789 ..." Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of C... more

The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human flesh exemplified in Captn. Kimber's treatment of a young Negro girl of 15 for her virjen (sic) modesty.

The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human...

Print shows sailor on a slave ship suspending an African girl by her ankle from a rope over a pulley. Captain John Kimber stands on the left with a whip in his hand. Title from item. Attributed to I. Cruikshank... more

Carta Esferica del paso de los Dardanelos, del mar de Mármara y del Canal que conduce al mar Negro [Material cartográfico]

Carta Esferica del paso de los Dardanelos, del mar de Mármara y del Ca...

Escala hallada a partir de un grado de latitud [= 28,1 cm ]. Coordenadas referidas al meridiano de Cádiz (E 32°00'-E 36°00'/N 41°43'-N 39°45'). Red geográfica de 20' en 20'. Orientado con lis en nudo de dieciséis rumbos

500 dollars reward. Stop thief. Last night between ten & eleven o'clock, absconded from the schooner John of New-York, lying at Rockets a negro man named Jack Alford ... Ezra Sampson, Jr. Richmond, July 7, 1810.

500 dollars reward. Stop thief. Last night between ten & eleven o'cloc...

Imprint 2.; Reward.; On folder : M.C. # 09-82-038. 378. 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

Dreadful riot on Negro Hill! O read wid detention de melancholly tale and he send you yelling to your bed [Cut] Copy of an intercepted letter from Phillis, to her sister in the country, describing the riot on Negro Hill ... Boston 1827.

Dreadful riot on Negro Hill! O read wid detention de melancholly tale ...

Imprint 2.; Negro Riot.; Verse. 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 54, Folder 10.

Dreadful Riot on Negro Hill!

Dreadful Riot on Negro Hill!

Another in the "bobalition" series of broadsides, parodying black manners, illiteracy, and dialect. (See no. 1819-2.) The text describes, in the words of a "letter from Phillis to her sister in the country," a ... more

map from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

map from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most intere...

This image has been taken from scan 000036 from volume 01 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

map from "A Moral and Political Sketch of the United States of North America ... With a note on Negro Slavery by Junius Redivivus [i.e. W. B. Adams]"

map from "A Moral and Political Sketch of the United States of North A...

This image has been taken from scan 000046 from "A Moral and Political Sketch of the United States of North America ... With a note on Negro Slavery by Junius Redivivus [i.e. W. B. Adams]". The title and subjec... more

portrait from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

portrait from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most i...

This image has been taken from scan 000373 from volume 01 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

architecture from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slavery and Canadian emigration. [With plates.]"

architecture from "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the mo...

This image has been taken from scan 000269 from volume 02 of "Transatlantic Sketches, comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies; with notes on negro slaver... more

100 dollars reward. Ran away from the subscriber, living near Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, on the night of the 4th instant two negro men Robert & Lewis ... John Lock. October 6, 1834. Charlestown: Printed at the Virginia Free Press O

100 dollars reward. Ran away from the subscriber, living near Charlest...

Title.; Reward. 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 186, Folder 26.

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

This image has been taken from scan 000091 from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their ... more

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their ... more

Ginger blue, a popular Negro melody, composed & sung by Mr. R.W. Pelham / Fleetwood lith.

Ginger blue, a popular Negro melody, composed & sung by Mr. R.W. Pelha...

Music cover showing boy dancing in dilapidated room, with kettle in fireplace.

$200 Reward. Ranaway from the subscriber, on the night of Thursday, the 30th of Sepember, five Negro slaves

$200 Reward. Ranaway from the subscriber, on the night of Thursday, th...

Reward offered by Wm. Russell for apprehension of the slaves, St. Louis, 1 Oct. 1847. Reference copy may be in LOT 4422-A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI;... more

Dandy Jim, from Carolina; a popular Negro melody, as sung by B. Williams / /Lith. of Endicott.

Dandy Jim, from Carolina; a popular Negro melody, as sung by B. Willia...

Music cover showing man looking at himself in mirror.

The negro woman's appeal to her white sisters ... Richard Barrett, printer, Mark Lane. [London, 185-?].

The negro woman's appeal to her white sisters ... Richard Barrett, pri...

Verse. 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 65, Folder 8.

[Fig. 1 Greenland seal-hunting; fig. 2 Brazilian Indians bird-shooting; fig. 3 attack by Guaycouros horseman (Brazil); fig. 4 cattle-hunting on the Pampas (Brazil); fig. 5 Negro dances at Sao Palo [Brazil]; fig. 6 South Patagonian huts and graves]

[Fig. 1 Greenland seal-hunting; fig. 2 Brazilian Indians bird-shooting...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, (1851) v. 1, plate 35. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Patagonia; Dwellings; Seals; Brazil; Greenland; Ind. of S. ... more

$100 reward! Ranaway on the 27th of September last, from the farm of the Hon. Jeremiah Morton, to whom he was hired, in the county of Orange, near Racc on Ford, my negro man Osborne! ... Robert O. Grayson. Stevensburg, Culpeper Co., Va.,

$100 reward! Ranaway on the 27th of September last, from the farm of t...

Positive Photostat.; Reward. 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 18... more

$200 reward. Ranaway from the subscriber, living near Queen Anne, Prince George's country, Md., on the 17th of November, 1855, negro man Bill Brown ... Wm. W. Elliot. Nov. 28, 1855.

$200 reward. Ranaway from the subscriber, living near Queen Anne, Prin...

Newspaper clipping.; Reward. 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 121, Folder 19a.

map from "Life and Landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile being a journey to Central Africa. ... With a map and illustrations by the author. Second edition"

map from "Life and Landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the ...

This image has been taken from scan 000539 from "Life and Landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile being a journey to Central Africa. ... With a map and illustrations by the author. Second ... more

The New Democratic Doctrine. Slavery not to be confined to the Negro race, but to be made the universal condition of the Laboring classes of Society. 1856.

The New Democratic Doctrine. Slavery not to be confined to the Negro r...

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 233, Folder 19d.

Negro expulsion from railway car, Philadelphia

Negro expulsion from railway car, Philadelphia

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1856 Sept. 27, p. 314. Reference copy may be in LOT 4422 D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

$50 reward! Ran away from the subscriber, on Tuesday morning last May 15th, a negro calls himself John Butler .... Richard K. Lee. May 17, 1856.

$50 reward! Ran away from the subscriber, on Tuesday morning last May ...

Positive Photostat.; Reward. 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 186, Folder 46.

White slavery. The new "Democratic doctrine." ... Slavery not to be confined to the negro race, but to be made the universal condition of the laboring classes of society ... [1856].

White slavery. The new "Democratic doctrine." ... Slavery not to be co...

On verso: B. Fleather Esq.; M.C. #09-82-038.180. 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 ... more

map from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile ... Tenth edition"

map from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Egy...

This image has been taken from scan 000543 from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile ... Tenth edition". The title and subject terms of this im... more

ship from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile ... Tenth edition"

ship from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Eg...

This image has been taken from scan 000097 from "A Journey to Central Africa; or life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro Kingdoms of the White Nile ... Tenth edition". The title and subject terms of this im... more

Tom, the blind Negro boy pianist, only 10 years old

Tom, the blind Negro boy pianist, only 10 years old

LOT subdivision subject: Negro Minstrels. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by P.H. Oliver; Lithograph by Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y. Caption card traci... more

Street and Negro quarters, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C. / Photographed by Hubbard & Mix, Beaufort, S.C.

Street and Negro quarters, Retreat Plantation, Port Royal Island, S.C....

Stereograph shows African Americans, possibly slaves, standing alongside dirt road lined with wooden houses. Title from item.

Negro Soldiers

Negro Soldiers

Title from item. Hand written note by reader on verso states probable location as South Carolina. Information unverified.

Camp of the Negro Labor crew of the Q.M. Dept, Belle Plain, Va.

Camp of the Negro Labor crew of the Q.M. Dept, Belle Plain, Va.

No. 324. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Drayton's negro quarters, Hilton Head, S.C.

Drayton's negro quarters, Hilton Head, S.C.

Photograph shows soldiers and slaves in front of the slave quarters on Drayton's plantation. Title from item. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: M22. Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.27... more

Negro slaves 1862 Edisto Island, S.C. (plantation of James Hopkinson)

Negro slaves 1862 Edisto Island, S.C. (plantation of James Hopkinson)

Photo shows a group of African American slaves posed around a horse-drawn cart, with a building in the background, at the Cassina Point plantation of James Hopkinson on Edisto Island, South Carolina. Title from... more

Seabrook's negro quarters

Seabrook's negro quarters

Photograph shows an aerial view of the slave quarters at Seabrook's Plantation.

Teaching the Negro recruits the use of the minie rifle

Teaching the Negro recruits the use of the minie rifle

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 7, 1863 March 14, p. 161.

Arrival at Chickasaw bayou of the Negro slaves of Jefferson Davis, from his plantation on the Mississippi

Arrival at Chickasaw bayou of the Negro slaves of Jefferson Davis, fro...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 16 or 17 (1863 Aug. 8), p. 320.

Rebel Negro pickets as seen through a field-glass

Rebel Negro pickets as seen through a field-glass

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1863 Jan. 10.

Facts for the people. Who are the amalgamationists? Who commenced the war? Who is responsible for the war? Read the following facts? ... A short catechism on negro equality ... Johnstown Tribune. [1863?].

Facts for the people. Who are the amalgamationists? Who commenced the ...

On verso: 7, 1809 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 158, Folder 19.

A Negro Regiment in Action (from Harper's Weekly)

A Negro Regiment in Action (from Harper's Weekly)

Thomas Nast (American (born Germany), Landau 1840–1902 Guayaquil)

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the levee road below New Orleans / from a sketch by our special artist, F.B. Schell.

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the leve...

Illustration showing a guard with a lantern checking the passes of African American men traveling on a levee road at night. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 16, no. 406 (1863... more