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Topic: petitions

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Frontispiece to the Middlesex Petition

Frontispiece to the Middlesex Petition

Broadside showing, above three columns of text (comprising the petition), George III seated on his throne receiving several men, one, kneeling before him, presents the petition, on May 24th 1769. Title from ite... more

The city carriers

The city carriers

Print shows Samuel Turner, Lord Mayor of London, at the head of a procession, alongside Liberty, to present the petition of the Livery of London to the king. Truth rides sidesaddle on a donkey followed by Willi... more

The conference

The conference

Print shows William Beckford rebuking Thomas Harley beneath which is printed a petition containing 14 points, "Instructions given to Sir Robert Ladbrooke, Knt. William Beckford, Esq; the Right Hon. Thomas Harle... more

Virginia. In convention. Present 112 members, Wednesday, May 15, 1776. Forasmuch as all the endeavours of the United Colonies, by the most decent representations and petitions to the king and parliament of Great-Britain, to restore peace and sec

Virginia. In convention. Present 112 members, Wednesday, May 15, 1776....

Negative Photostat.; Evans 15200. 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 178, Folder 20.

U.S. Reports: Carter's Heirs v. Cutting and Wife, 12 U.S. (9 Cranch) 251 (1814)

U.S. Reports: Carter's Heirs v. Cutting and Wife, 12 U.S. (9 Cranch) 2...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 12; Cranch Volume 9; February Term, 1814; Carter's Heirs v. Cutting and Wife

... To the sachens, chiefs and warriers of the new confederacy of the Iriquois, the Tadodahoh sends peace ... Therefore, we recommend to you the prompt circulation of the accompanying petitions, and their immediate transmission to Washington. Me

... To the sachens, chiefs and warriers of the new confederacy of the ...

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 120, Folder 9.

U.S. Reports: Lyons v. Munson, 99 U.S. 684 (1879)

U.S. Reports: Lyons v. Munson, 99 U.S. 684 (1879)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 99; October Term, 1878; Lyons v. Munson

U.S. Reports: Orleans v. Platt, 99 U.S. 676 (1879)

U.S. Reports: Orleans v. Platt, 99 U.S. 676 (1879)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 99; October Term, 1878; Orleans v. Platt

U.S. Reports: Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Northern Railway v. Dunn, 121 U.S. 182 (1887)

U.S. Reports: Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Northern Railway v. Dunn, 1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 121; October Term, 1886; Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway v. Dunn

U.S. Reports: In re Huntington, 137 U.S. 63 (1890)

U.S. Reports: In re Huntington, 137 U.S. 63 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 137; October Term, 1890; In re Huntington, Petitioner

Col. Tashkin receiving petitions of convicts

Col. Tashkin receiving petitions of convicts

Similar to photograph (LOT 11948, no. 1078) titled: Convict railway workers, Ussuri region, Siberia. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commi... more

U.S. Reports: Gray v. Taylor, 227 U.S. 51 (1913)

U.S. Reports: Gray v. Taylor, 227 U.S. 51 (1913)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 227; October Term, 1912; Gray v. Taylor Et Al., and Lincoln County, Territory of New Mexico - Territory of New Mexico, by Clancy, Attorney General, on the Relation of Aragon v. ... more

Nation-wide demonstrations were held on May 2nd in support of Federal Amendment. Envoys from these demonstrations brought petitions to Washington on May 9th and carried them in procession to Congress from Lafayette Square. Five thousand women massed on and about the East Steps of the Capitol singing Ethel Smyth's Hymn of the Women before entering the Rotunda to deliver the petitions.

Nation-wide demonstrations were held on May 2nd in support of Federal ...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of large crowd of suffragists who took part in Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage procession of May 9, 1914, gathered on the steps of the U.S. Capitol (those... more

[Suffrage envoy Sara Bard Field (left) and her driver, Maria Kindberg (center), and machinist Ingeborg Kindstedt (right) during their cross-country journey to present suffrage petitions to Congress, September-December 1915.]

[Suffrage envoy Sara Bard Field (left) and her driver, Maria Kindberg ...

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of three women in coats and hats standing in front of automobile with banner reading, "We demand an Amendment to the United States Constitution En... more

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Park & Tilford, 245 U.S. 82 (1917)

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Park & Tilford, 245 U.S. 82 (1917)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 245; October Term, 1917; Ex Parte Park & (and) Tilford, Petitioner

Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].

Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Mary Gertrude Fendall (left) and Mary Dubrow (right) standing outside what is likely National Woman's Party headquarters, holding betwe... more

U.S. Reports: Canute S.S. Co. v. Pittsburgh Coal Co., 263 U.S. 244 (1923)

U.S. Reports: Canute S.S. Co. v. Pittsburgh Coal Co., 263 U.S. 244 (19...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 263; October Term, 1923; Canute Steamship Company, Ltd., et al. v. Pittsburgh and West Virginia Coal Company et al.

U.S. Reports: Wong Doo v. United States, 265 U.S. 239 (1924)

U.S. Reports: Wong Doo v. United States, 265 U.S. 239 (1924)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 265; October Term, 1923; Wong Doo v. United States

U.S. Reports: Southern Power Co. v. Pub. Serv.Co., 263 U.S. 508 (1924)

U.S. Reports: Southern Power Co. v. Pub. Serv.Co., 263 U.S. 508 (1924)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 263; October Term, 1923; Southern Power Company v. North Carolina Public Service Company et al.

U.S. Reports: Ind. Wireless Co. v. Radio Corp., 270 U.S. 84 (1926)

U.S. Reports: Ind. Wireless Co. v. Radio Corp., 270 U.S. 84 (1926)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 270; October Term, 1925; Independent Wireless Telegraph Company v. Radio Corporation of America

U.S. Reports: Cincinnati, etc. R.R. v. Indianap., etc. RY., 270 U.S. 107 (1926)

U.S. Reports: Cincinnati, etc. R.R. v. Indianap., etc. RY., 270 U.S. 1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 270; October Term, 1925; Cincinnati, Indianapolis & (and) Western Railroad Company v. Indianapolis Union Railway Company, the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & (and) St. Louis Ra... more

Sen. Smoot and Rep. Hawley on the steps of the Capitol addressing a large gathering who presented petitions for tax reductions

Sen. Smoot and Rep. Hawley on the steps of the Capitol addressing a la...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. In album: Washington, D.C., Jan. 1927 to Feb. 1930, v. 4, Herbert E. French, National Photo Company. National Photo Company Collection (Librar... more

Veterans appeal to Congress for bonus. Scene on the Capitol steps in Washington today when a thousand veterans presented a truck load of petitions to Congress for immediate payment of the bonus. On the extreme right is Paul Wolman, past Grand Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, is presenting the petitions to Rep. Rainey, of Illinois. Others on the picture are Rep. Snell; Rep. Patman; and Senator Brookhart, 4832

Veterans appeal to Congress for bonus. Scene on the Capitol steps in W...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

"Keep America Out of War" petitions presented to Congress. Washington, D.C., April 27. "Keep America Out of War" was keynote of four million petitions presented to members of Congress at the Capitol today by the veterans of Foreign Wars. Senator Key Pittman as President Pro Tempore of the Senate, received the petitions for the Senate. In the photograph, left to right, can be seen: Senator Pat McCarran, Nevada; Mrs Laurie M. Schertle, Nat. President, Ladies Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Senator Key Pittmen; Speaker of the House William D. Bankhead; and Scott P. Squires, Commander-in-Chief of Veterans of Foreign Wars

"Keep America Out of War" petitions presented to Congress. Washington,...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Cleio Hull, 312 U.S. 546 (1941)

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Cleio Hull, 312 U.S. 546 (1941)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 312; October Term, 1940; Ex Parte Cleio Hull

U.S. Reports: Depart of Banking v. Pink, 317 U.S. 264 (1942)

U.S. Reports: Depart of Banking v. Pink, 317 U.S. 264 (1942)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 317; October Term, 1942; Department of Banking of Nebraska, Receiver v. Pink, Superintendent of Insurance of State of New York

U.S. Reports: Dixon v. Duffy, 342 U.S. 33 (1951)

U.S. Reports: Dixon v. Duffy, 342 U.S. 33 (1951)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 342; October Term, 1951; Dixon v. Duffy, Warden

U.S. Reports: Civil Aero. Bd. V. Delta Air Lines, 367 U.S. 316 (1961)

U.S. Reports: Civil Aero. Bd. V. Delta Air Lines, 367 U.S. 316 (1961)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 367; October Term, 1960; Civil Aeronautics Board v. Delta Air Lines, Inc.

U.S. Reports: Idlewild Bon Voyage Liquor Corp. v. Epstein, 370 U.S. 713 (1962)

U.S. Reports: Idlewild Bon Voyage Liquor Corp. v. Epstein, 370 U.S. 71...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 370; October Term, 1961; Idlewild Bon Voyage Liquor Corp. v. Epstein et al.

U.S. Reports: Sullivan et al. v. Little Hunting Park, Inc., et al., 392 U.S. 657 (1968)

U.S. Reports: Sullivan et al. v. Little Hunting Park, Inc., et al., 39...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 392; October Term, 1967; Sullivan v. Little Hunting Park, Inc.

U.S. Reports: Spence et al. v. North Carolina, 392 U.S. 649 (1968)

U.S. Reports: Spence et al. v. North Carolina, 392 U.S. 649 (1968)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 392; October Term, 1967; Spence v. North Carolina