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A person carrying a can of Karo syrup at Berg's Supermarket, circa 1950

A person carrying a can of Karo syrup at Berg's Supermarket, circa 195...

Original Collection: Gifford Photographic Collection..Item Number: P 218 SG 6 Series 1 ...You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here ( http://oregondigital.org/digcol ) . ..Want m... more

Arrow Shaft Straightener

Arrow Shaft Straightener

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Mortar

Mortar

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Figure

Figure

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Anchor

Anchor

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Pestle

Pestle

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Figure

Figure

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

Figure

Figure

United States, Oregon, Columbia River region

To Be Sold, or Let on Improving Leases

To Be Sold, or Let on Improving Leases

Notice for sale or leasing of land in Northampton County, Pennsylvania - in German and English; printedby Melchior Steiner, Phial., 1788.

Map of the western & middle portions of North America : to illustrate the history of California, Oregon, and the other countries on the north-west coast of America /

Map of the western & middle portions of North America : to illustrate ...

Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Oregon.
Map of the county west of Cumberland towards the Ohio river, showing the various lines surveyed or reconnoitred [sic] for the extension of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road to its western terminus referred to in the report of the chief engineer of September 20th, 1843.

Map of the county west of Cumberland towards the Ohio river, showing t...

Lightly colored map on tracing linen showing western Pennsylvania, western Maryland, parts of Virginia and West Virginia and most of Ohio.

Trouble in the Spartan ranks. Old Durham in the field

Trouble in the Spartan ranks. Old Durham in the field

A complex and somewhat obscure satire celebrating the defeat of Dorrite Democrats in the Rhode Island state elections of spring 1843. The canvass was held the year following the successful suppression of the Do... more

Chinook lodge / drawn by A.T. Agate ; R.W. Dawson sc.
North America from "On the discovery of the Mississippi, and on the South-Western, Oregon, and North-Western Boundary of the United States. With a translation from the original M.S. of Memoirs ... relating to the discovery of the Mississippi, by R. Cavelier de la Salle, and the Chevalier H. de Fonty"

North America from "On the discovery of the Mississippi, and on the So...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "On the discovery of the Mississippi, and on the South-Western, Oregon, and North-Western Boundary of the United States. With a translation from the original M.S.... more

A Kalapuya man - a native of Oregon / drawn by A.T. Agate ; W.H. Dougal sc.
Concomely's tomb, Astoria / drawn by A.T. Agate ; W.E. Tucker sc.

Concomely's tomb, Astoria / drawn by A.T. Agate ; W.E. Tucker sc.

A carved and painted, raised, Native burial platform.

Astoria, Columbia River

Astoria, Columbia River

Oregon. View with large U.S. flag in mid-grd.; river and mtn. in backgrd.

map from "History of the Oregon Territory and British North-American Fur Trade; with an account of the habits and customs of the principal native tribes"

map from "History of the Oregon Territory and British North-American F...

This image has been taken from scan 000015 from "History of the Oregon Territory and British North-American Fur Trade; with an account of the habits and customs of the principal native tribes". The title and su... more

Pine Forest, Oregon

Pine Forest, Oregon

Print shows a man measuring the girth of a huge tree. Engraving by W.E. Tucker. Drawing by J. Drayton. Illus. in: Charles Wilkes, Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition, Phila., 1844, oppos. p. 122... more

map from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political"

map from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political"

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Libr... more

map from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political"

map from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political"

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "The history of Oregon, geographical and political". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Libr... more

The patriots getting their beans

The patriots getting their beans

A satirical view of the scramble among newly elected President James K. Polk's 1844 campaign supporters, or "patriots," for "their beans," i.e., patronage and other official favors. Polk (upper right) sits in t... more

Wyoming from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44"

Wyoming from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountain...

This image has been taken from scan 000049 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44". The title and subject... more

engraving from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44"

engraving from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mounta...

This image has been taken from scan 000215 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44". The title and subject... more

1842 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44"

1842 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains i...

This image has been taken from scan 000081 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44". The title and subject... more

map from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44"

map from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in...

This image has been taken from scan 000180 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44". The title and subject... more

map from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44"

map from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in...

This image has been taken from scan 000159 from "Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44". The title and subject... more

The coon party crossing Cayuga Bridge Novr. 1844.  Or the effects of Cassius M. Clay's  political tour to western N. York

The coon party crossing Cayuga Bridge Novr. 1844. Or the effects of C...

A cartoon on the defeat of Whig Henry Clay in the 1844 presidential election, ascribing his loss of the state of New York to his cousin Cassius M. Clay's campaign tour on his behalf. Oddly, though given promine... more

map from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the law of nations"

map from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the l...

This image has been taken from scan 000021 from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the law of nations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by u... more

Territory of Oregon from "Oregon, our right and title. Containing an account of the condition of the Oregon territory, its soil, climate and geographical position; together with a statement of the claims of Russia, Spain, Great Britain and the United States: accompanied with a map, prepared by the author"

Territory of Oregon from "Oregon, our right and title. Containing an a...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "Oregon, our right and title. Containing an account of the condition of the Oregon territory, its soil, climate and geographical position; together with a stateme... more

Polk's dream

Polk's dream

Here Clay is critical of James K. Polk's public advocacy of the 54.40 parallel as the northern boundary of American territory in Oregon. The cartoon also alludes to widespread uncertainty as to the course the ... more

Political Jesuitism--or interest versus principle

Political Jesuitism--or interest versus principle

A virulent attack on Vice-President George M. Dallas, charging the former Pennsylvania attorney and senator with duplicity in his stand on the tariff of 1846. "Jesuitism" was a strong contemporary term for dece... more

Present Presidential position

Present Presidential position

Once again Polk's handling of the Oregon territorial dispute between the United States and Great Britain is criticized. (See "Polk's Dream" and "War! or No War!" nos. 1846-2 and 1846-4). Here the artist seems t... more

map from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the law of nations"

map from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the l...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "The Oregon Question examined, in respect to facts, and the law of nations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by u... more

Ultimatum on the Oregon question

Ultimatum on the Oregon question

In his typically jingoist view of Polk's handling of the Oregon question, the artist Edward Williams Clay belittles the self-interested attitudes of Europe toward the dispute. The issue of whether to settle the... more

President (C)ass beginning operations, losing no time

President (C)ass beginning operations, losing no time

Once again, Lewis Cass is attacked as a militaristic expansionist. (See "A War President," no. 1848-16.) His support during the 1846 Oregon boundary dispute of the expansionist 54 40' parallel and his War of 1... more

map from "Adventures of the first Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River: being a narrative of the expedition fitted out by J. J. Astor to establish the “Pacific Fur Company”; with an account of some Indian Tribes on the coast of the Pacific"

map from "Adventures of the first Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia R...

This image has been taken from scan 000393 from "Adventures of the first Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River: being a narrative of the expedition fitted out by J. J. Astor to establish the “Pacific Fur Com... more

map from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Lieuts. Talbot, Ord, Derby, and Williamson, of their explorations in California and Oregon; and also of their examinations of routes for railroad communication eastward from those countries"

map from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which ...

This image has been taken from scan 000127 from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Li... more

A new map of the United States. Upon which are delineated its vast works of internal communication, routes across the continent &c. showing also Canada and the Island of Cuba,

A new map of the United States. Upon which are delineated its vast wor...

Detailed general map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, state and county capitals, cities and towns, common roads, the "Oregon Route," canals, and railroads. One of... more

map from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Lieuts. Talbot, Ord, Derby, and Williamson, of their explorations in California and Oregon; and also of their examinations of routes for railroad communication eastward from those countries"

map from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which ...

This image has been taken from scan 000125 from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Li... more

diagram from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Lieuts. Talbot, Ord, Derby, and Williamson, of their explorations in California and Oregon; and also of their examinations of routes for railroad communication eastward from those countries"

diagram from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To wh...

This image has been taken from scan 000123 from "Geology and industrial resources of California ... To which is added the official reports of Genls. Persifer, F. Smith, and B. Riley, including the reports of Li... more

map from "Historical Collections of the Great West; containing narrations of the most important ... events in Western History, remarkable individual adventures, sketches of frontier life, descriptions of natural curiosities ... Historical and descriptive sketches of Oregon, New Mexico, Texas, Minnesota, Utah and California"

map from "Historical Collections of the Great West; containing narrati...

This image has been taken from scan 000094 from "Historical Collections of the Great West; containing narrations of the most important ... events in Western History, remarkable individual adventures, sketches o... more

The fish question settled

The fish question settled

A facetious, and somewhat racist, look at public opinion surrounding the controversy over American fishing rights in British-controlled waters off North America. (See also "John Bull's Fish Monopoly," no. 1852-... more

York County Agricultural Society for the promotion of agriculture, horticulture, and the mechanic, domestic, and household arts / J. Queen del. ; P.S. Duval & Co. Lith press Phil.

York County Agricultural Society for the promotion of agriculture, hor...

Print shows a certificate with vignettes on the sides, top, and bottom showing a pastoral scene at top with farm animals (horses, pigs, cows, and sheep) grazing in pastures, with a city in the background, on th... more

Harris' patent portable circular saw machine. Patented October 11th, 1853 ... State or County rights, or single machines for sale by Thomas Palmer. No. 83 Dock Street, Philadelphia.

Harris' patent portable circular saw machine. Patented October 11th, 1...

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 156, Folder 34.

York County Agricultural Society, for the promotion of agriculture, horticulture, and the mechanic, domestic, and household arts / J. Queen delt. ; lith. of P.S. Duval & Co.

York County Agricultural Society, for the promotion of agriculture, ho...

Print shows a certificate with vignettes on the sides, top, and bottom showing a pastoral scene at top with farm animals (horses, pigs, cows, and sheep) grazing in pastures, with a city in the background, on th... more

A map showing the route of the proposed rail road from the Copper and Iron Mining District of Lake Superior to connect with rail roads built or being constructed in the state of Wisconsin as adopted by the citizens of Ontonagon and Marquette counties Mich. at public meetings held in November and December 1855; (subject to such changes of location of the road as a general survey of the line shall prove to be desirable.)

A map showing the route of the proposed rail road from the Copper and ...

Outline map of eastern Wisconsin, and parts of Illinois and Michigan, showing major drainage, township lines, large cities, and the railroads.

map from "[Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44.]"

map from "[Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains i...

This image has been taken from scan 000225 from "[Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842; and to the Oregon and North California, in the years 1843, 44.]". The title and subj... more