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Jackson Square, New Orleans

Jackson Square, New Orleans

Title: Jackson Square, New Orleans..Date: 1946..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photographs..Place: New Orleans, Louisiana..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 12.7 x 7.6 cm. ..Form/Genre... more

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Mardi Gras is organized by Carnival krewes. Krewe float riders toss throws to the crowds; the most common are strings of plastic colorful beads, doubloons... more

Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'intendance de la Nlle Orléans, pour estre construit en maçonnerie de briques, entre cour et jardin--juin 1749.

Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'intendance de ...

Plan of other floor and number annotations on verso. Includes pencil notes in upper margin "Plan of Cabildo" and in lower margin "CT000694" and number annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720.

Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the disposition of ...

Scale ca. 1:5,000. "Pa. 148" under brown edging. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defen... more

Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Plan of New Orleans.

Plan of New Orleans.

Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & gouverneur général par interim de la province de la Louisianne...

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & go...

A proclamation offering amnesty to all military deserters who return to duty within four months and fulfill given requirements. Signed: Signé Bernardo de Gálvez. Et plus bas. Par mandement de Sa Seigneurie Ju... more

11th February, 1800. Read the first and second time, and committed to a Committed to a committee of the whole House, on Friday next. A bill to allow a drawback of duties on goods exported to New-Orleans, and therein to amend the act intituted "A

11th February, 1800. Read the first and second time, and committed to ...

Imprint 2. 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 225, Folder 5.

Map of New Orleans

Map of New Orleans

Various Papers of the 15th Congress

U.S. Reports: Crousillat v. Ball, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 294 (1803)

U.S. Reports: Crousillat v. Ball, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 294 (1803)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; December Term, 1803; Crousillat versus Ball.

Verses on the arrival of the Rev. Philander Chase, in New Orleans. By Damon … New Orleans, Nov. 17, 1805.

Verses on the arrival of the Rev. Philander Chase, in New Orleans. By ...

Verses.; Chase. Philander.; Imprint 2. 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 24, Folder 7.

Post Office, July 20, 1806, Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans

Post Office, July 20, 1806, Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washingto...

Schedule of Mail Deliveries from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans

U.S. Reports: Ozeas v. Johnson, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 434 (1806)

U.S. Reports: Ozeas v. Johnson, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 434 (1806)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; December Term, 1806; Ozeas versus Johnson, Administrator of Foulke

Plan of the attack made by Major Gen. Jackson on a division of the British army commanded by Major Gen J. Keane on the 23rd December 1814 at 7 o'clock at night

Plan of the attack made by Major Gen. Jackson on a division of the Bri...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record.

Sketch of an attack made by Majr. Genl. Jackson on a division of the British army commanded by Majr. Genl. Kean on the evening of the 23 Decr. 1814

Sketch of an attack made by Majr. Genl. Jackson on a division of the B...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Plan of an attack made by the British forces on the American lines in advance of Orleans on the 8th January 1815

Plan of an attack made by the British forces on the American lines in ...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

General Jackson, hero of New Orleans aquatinted by W. Strickland

General Jackson, hero of New Orleans aquatinted by W. Strickland

Print shows Andrew Jackson, half-length portrait, facing left, wearing military uniform and hat, with clouds, cannons and ribbon that states "Defeated 8000 British at New Orleans 1815". Title from item. Stauffe... more

Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

Shows the Bayou Bienvenue stretching from Lake Pontchartrain to Lake Borgne, part of the Mississippi River, canals, and lines of battles and encampments. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink and watercolor, on 4 separ... more

Plan of the attack and defence of the American lines below New Orleans on the 8th January 1815

Plan of the attack and defence of the American lines below New Orleans...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[View of the battle near Chalmettes plantation, Jan. 8, 1815]

[View of the battle near Chalmettes plantation, Jan. 8, 1815]

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the battlefield printed above a key identifying the essential features, with the Mississippi River in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff. This print is the key to il... more

Plan of the city and suburbs of New Orleans : from an actual survey made in 1815 /

Plan of the city and suburbs of New Orleans : from an actual survey ma...

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes ill. of buildings, with name and date of construction for each. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

[Map of an area along the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, including New Orleans and Bayou Chitto].

[Map of an area along the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, Louisia...

Some unclaimed lots shown in upper left corner. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. Has watermarks. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente ... more

"Glorious news from New Orleans! Splendid victory over the British forces! Essex Register office, Feb. 9..."

"Glorious news from New Orleans! Splendid victory over the British for...

Broadside announcing Jackson's victory at New Orleans, Jan. 8, 1815.

A Correct VIew of the Battle Near the City of New Orleans (January 8, 1815)

A Correct VIew of the Battle Near the City of New Orleans (January 8, ...

Francisco Scacki (American, active early 19th century)

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham [sic] on the 8th of January 1815 / West del. ; J. Yeager sc.

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham [sic] on th...

Print shows the Battle of New Orleans from the British perspective, as British forces advance upon the earthworks or barricades from which the American forces, under the command of Andrew Jackson, repel the att... more

Proposals for publishing by subscription, the life of Major General Andrew Jackson, comprising a history of the war in the South, from the commencement of the Creek campaign, to the termination of hostilities before New Orleans. By John Henry Ea

Proposals for publishing by subscription, the life of Major General An...

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 191, Folder 3b. Copy scanned: 1

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham sic on the 8th of January 1815 West del. ; J. Yeager sc

Battle of New Orleans and death of Major General Packenham sic on the ...

Print shows the Battle of New Orleans from the British perspective, as British forces advance upon the earthworks or barricades from which the American forces, under the command of Andrew Jackson, repel the att... more

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - composed ... by P. Laroque

The heroe of New Orleans battle of the memorable 8th January 1815 - co...

Print shows a music sheet cover depicting Andrew Jackson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left.

[Map of New Orleans and vicinity] /

[Map of New Orleans and vicinity] /

Shows property lines and landowners between the city limits and Bayou Saint John. Spanish and French. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. "This map is an 1873 copy of the original 1804 map copied by Pintado ... more

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Print shows a map of the troop alignments during the battle of New Orleans, 1815. Title from item. Briggs Coll.

[United States Capitol] / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

[United States Capitol] / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

Print shows front or east view of the U.S. Capitol as it appeared in 1829, prior to the beginning of President Andrew Jackson's administration. Title from another impression. Trimmed above title and mounted on ... more

Old Jack, the famous New Orleans mouser, clearing Uncle Sam's barn of bank and Clay rats; ...

Old Jack, the famous New Orleans mouser, clearing Uncle Sam's barn of ...

A rare pro-Jackson satire on the President's campaign to destroy the political power and influence of the Bank of the United States. It was probably issued late in the presidential campaign of 1832, after Jacks... more

U.S. Reports: Peyroux and others v. Howard and Varion, 32 U.S. (7 Pet.) 324 (1833)

U.S. Reports: Peyroux and others v. Howard and Varion, 32 U.S. (7 Pet....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 32; Peters Volume 7; January Term, 1833; Sylvan Peyroux and others, Claimants of Steamboat Planter, Appellants v. William L. Howard and Francois Varion, Libellants

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holders, or attack on the Post Office, Charleston, S.C.

New method of assorting the mail, as practised by Southern slave-holde...

A portrayal of the nocturnal raid on the Charleston post office by a mob of citizens and the burning of abolitionist mails found there in July 1835. Mail sacks are handed through a forced window of the ransack... more

U.S. Reports: City of New Orleans v. Armas and Cucullu, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 224 (1835)

U.S. Reports: City of New Orleans v. Armas and Cucullu, 34 U.S. (9 Pet...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 34; Peters Volume 9; January Term, 1835; Mayor, Alderman, and Inhabitants of the City of New Orleans, Plaintiffs in Error v. Christoval G. De Armas, and Manuel Simon Cucullu, The

U.S. Reports: United States v. Robeson, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 319 (1835)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Robeson, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 319 (1835)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 34; Peters Volume 9; January Term, 1835; United States, Plaintiffs in Error v. William L. Robeson, The

Carte des États-unis d'Amérique.

Carte des États-unis d'Amérique.

Sketch map of the eastern half of the United States showing major mountain ridges by hachures. Indicates canals, railroads and the "Route Nationale" between Cumberland, Md., and Vandalia, Ill. Shows projected... more

U.S. Reports: New Orleans v. The United States, 35 U.S. (10 Pet.) 662 (1836)

U.S. Reports: New Orleans v. The United States, 35 U.S. (10 Pet.) 662 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 35; Peters Volume 10; January Term, 1836; Mayor, Aldermen and Inhabitants of New Orleans, Appellants v. the United States, The

The debilitated situation of a monarchal government . . .

The debilitated situation of a monarchal government . . .

A pointed comparison of French and American governments, prompted by events surrounding American efforts in 1836 to force France to honor spoliation claims for American shipping losses suffered during the Napol... more

The heads of two great nations have at last come to the situation of the two goats in the fable . . .

The heads of two great nations have at last come to the situation of t...

A pro-Jackson commentary on the confrontation between the United States and France over reparations due the U.S. under the Treaty of 1831 (See "Spirit of the Times" no. 1836-4). The situation reached crisis int... more

Uncle Sam sick with la grippe

Uncle Sam sick with la grippe

A satire attributing the dire fiscal straits of the nation to Andrew Jackson's banking policies, with specific reference to recent bank failures in New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia. The artist blames th... more

New edition of MacBeth. Bank-oh's! Ghost

New edition of MacBeth. Bank-oh's! Ghost

Another satire on the Panic of 1837, again condemning Van Buren's continuation of predecessor Andrew Jackson's hard-money policies as the source of the crisis. Clay shows the president haunted by the ghost of C... more

U.S. Reports: Bank of the United States v. Daniel et al., 37 U.S. (12 Pet.) 32 (1838)

U.S. Reports: Bank of the United States v. Daniel et al., 37 U.S. (12 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 37; Peters Volume 12; January Term, 1838; Bank of the United States Appellants v. James Daniel et al. Appellees, The

Farmer's! keep out of debt! The undersigned has made arrangements to purchase his entire stock of fall and winter goods in the eastern cities - and his groceries in New Orleans - and will sell for a less profit than has ever been done in this ma

Farmer's! keep out of debt! The undersigned has made arrangements to p...

Imprint 2. 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 16, Folder 22.

Federal-Abolition-Whig trap, to catch voters in

Federal-Abolition-Whig trap, to catch voters in

An illustrated anti-Whig broadside, designed to combat the "Log Cabin campaign" tactics of presidential candidate William Henry Harrison. The text warns the people of New Orleans of Whig election propaganda: "P... more

Battle of New Orleans / Robt. Hinshelwood ; Smillie & Hinshelwood.

Battle of New Orleans / Robt. Hinshelwood ; Smillie & Hinshelwood.

Print shows an officer on horseback behind American soldiers as British soldiers storm the barricades, during the Battle of New Orleans. Title from item. Published in Graham's magazine, 27, 1 (July 1845), betwe... more

The trap sprung! The kinderhook fox caught!

The trap sprung! The kinderhook fox caught!

A parody of Democratic efforts to reelect incumbent Martin Van Buren in the face of broad popular support for Whig candidate William Henry Harrison. The print is a crude woodcut evidently based on Napoleon Saro... more

The new era Whig trap sprung

The new era Whig trap sprung

Democratic efforts to reelect Martin Van Buren are portrayed as hopeless in the face of broad popular support for Whig candidate William Henry Harrison. Here one of Harrison's campaign emblems, a log cabin, is ... more

New Orleans...

New Orleans...

318 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bennett, William James. Copyright deposit, Southern District of N.Y.: Feb. 10, 1842.

Battle of New Orleans from "[History of the late War, between the United States and Great Britain ... Illustrated with plates. Third edition, revised and corrected.]"

Battle of New Orleans from "[History of the late War, between the Unit...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "[History of the late War, between the United States and Great Britain ... Illustrated with plates. Third edition, revised and corrected.]". The title and subject... more

Micheal Kernan, Late 66 Royal street, Begs to inform [blank] that he has removed to No. 30  Chartres street, corner of Customhouse, where he is now opening the most extensive and elegant Stock of rich French Fancy Dry Goods…  New Orleans, 1845.

Micheal Kernan, Late 66 Royal street, Begs to inform [blank] that he h...

Louisiana 1845.; Dated "New Orleans, November 1st, 1845.".; 1. Advertising, Consumer. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Pri... more

U.S. Reports: Poultney et al. v. City of Lafayette et al., 44 U.S. (3 How.) 81 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Poultney et al. v. City of Lafayette et al., 44 U.S. (3 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; Emily Poultney et al., Appellants, v. The City of Lafayette, Isaac T. Preston et al., Defendants

U.S. Reports: Ex parte Christy, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 292 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Ex parte Christy, 44 U.S. (3 How.) 292 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; Ex Parte, The City Bank of New Orleans in the Matter of William Christy, Assignee of Daniel T. Walden, a Bankrupt

Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1845.

Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1845.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

To Southern travellers! Spring, Summer and Fall arrangement of the great southern mail line! Via Washington City, S. C. Direct to New Orleans ... Stockton & Falls. E. F. Krebs, Agent. Baltimore, July, 1847. Murphy Print, 178 Market Street, Balti

To Southern travellers! Spring, Summer and Fall arrangement of the gre...

Transportation. 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 30, Folder 27a.

Bulletin by telegraph to "Union," Washington To the editor of the Union: New Orleans, Sept. 26, 1847. Sir: The J. L. Day arrived here last evening from Vera Cruz. The news by her is important. The details are meagre, and something uncertain. The

Bulletin by telegraph to "Union," Washington To the editor of the Unio...

Mexican war. 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 198, Folder 28.

Jackson at New Orleans / Lossing - Barritt.

Jackson at New Orleans / Lossing - Barritt.

Print shows Andrew Jackson rallying his troops as the British advance on the barricades at the battle of New Orleans, January 8th, 1815. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: Houston et al. v. City Bank of New Orleans, 47 U.S. (6 How.) 486 (1848)

U.S. Reports: Houston et al. v. City Bank of New Orleans, 47 U.S. (6 H...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 47; Howard Volume 6; January Term, 1848; William Houston and others, and Francis Fisk and others, Plaintiffs in Error, v. The City Bank of New Orleans

Self-inflating pillow

Self-inflating pillow

American general Gideon J. Pillow's self-promoting attempts to discredit Mexican War commander Gen. Winfield Scott are ridiculed in this portrayal of Scott puncturing "Polk's Patent" pillow. Pillow's efforts we... more

The great naval blockade of Round Island.  Showing the immense importance of having an efficient "right arm of the national defence"

The great naval blockade of Round Island. Showing the immense importa...

A satire on Taylor administration efforts to curtail American "filibusters," armed expeditions against Cuba for the purpose of freeing the island from Spanish rule. Specific reference here is to the Navy's bloc... more

Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the...

Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Dist... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Philadelphia and New Orleans, 52 U.S. (11 How.) 609 (1851)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Philadelphia and New Orleans, 52 U.S. (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 52; Howard Volume 11; December Term, 1850; United States, Appellants, v. The Mayor, Aldermen, and Inhabitants of the Cities of Philadelphia and New Orleans, The

A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contemplated route of the New Orleans & Ohio Railroad and the Central Railroad of Illinois, also the route of the Mobile & Ohio Railroad representing the most central, direct and practicable route for a great national and commercial highway between the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Northern Lakes, and by various branches and intersections with other Railways connecting with all the principal cities of the United States.

A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contempla...

The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selec... more

General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections n...

Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to G... more

John Bull's fish monopoly

John Bull's fish monopoly

An anti-British satire, reflecting American enragement at Britain's tightening of restrictions on territorial waters open to American fishermen off the coast of Canada. In July 1852, England notified the Unite... more

Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.

Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the Ne...

Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6... more

U.S. Reports: Anderson et al. v. Bock, 56 U.S. (15 How.) 323 (1854)

U.S. Reports: Anderson et al. v. Bock, 56 U.S. (15 How.) 323 (1854)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 56; Howard Volume 15; December Term, 1853; Reuben Anderson and others, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Michael Bock

Map of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad exhibiting the principal tributary lines as projected and its connections with other railroads west of the Mississippi River, which unite with the Missouri Pacific Railroad, and south projected Pacific Railroad via Elpaso [sic] to the Pacific Ocean, showing also the connection by rail road of the cities of New Orleans & St. Louis. Little Rock, Ark. Sep. 1853.

Map of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad exhibiting the principal tributary ...

Map showing Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, and part of Texas. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and state boundaries, west of the Mississippi River. The adjoining area east of the Mississippi River shows only t... more

U.S. Reports: Executors of McDonogh et al. v. Murdoch et al., 56 U.S. (15 How.) 367 (1854)

U.S. Reports: Executors of McDonogh et al. v. Murdoch et al., 56 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 56; Howard Volume 15; December Term, 1853; Executors of John McDonogh, deceased, and others, v. Mary Murdoch and others, Heirs of John McDonogh, deceased, The

Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road, J. G. Gibbes, Chief Engr., lithographie [sic] agent D. Theuret, Exange Alley, Nr. 130.

Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western...

Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities. Scale 1:3,041,280. Relief shown by hachures. Across top of map: "Distance from New Orleans to the Pacific 1600 ... more