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The Philistines Place the Ark of the Covenant in the Temple of Dagon

The Philistines Place the Ark of the Covenant in the Temple of Dagon

Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)

The Philistines Place the Ark of the Covenant in the Temple of Dagon

The Philistines Place the Ark of the Covenant in the Temple of Dagon

Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)

Navigational charts & designs: The table of the true place of the sune

Navigational charts & designs: The table of the true place of the sune

Illus. in: Martin Cortés, Arte de Navigation, London, 1589, fol. 24. Reference copy may be in SSF - Navigation. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Moon; Sun; Ast... more

The stopping place of the gypsies: the fortune-tellers (La Halte des bohémiens: les diseuses de bonne aventure), from the series 'The Gypsies' (Les Bohémiens)
The Herd at the Watering Place

The Herd at the Watering Place

Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)

Renard Promises the Bear to Take Him to a Place Where He Will Find Honey from Hendrick van Alcmar's Renard The Fox

Renard Promises the Bear to Take Him to a Place Where He Will Find Hon...

Allart van Everdingen (Dutch, Alkmaar 1621–1675 Amsterdam)

Plate 7: a battle taking place between men in boats

Plate 7: a battle taking place between men in boats

Pietro Santi Bartoli (Italian, Perugia 1615–1700 Rome)

Canopy for Holy Place

Canopy for Holy Place

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Village Market Place (Le Marché de village)

Village Market Place (Le Marché de village)

Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (French, Paris 1714–1789 Paris)

[Alchemical scene showing two putti holding philosopher's stone containing image of Hermes, below which are a man and a woman kneeling before furnace where transmutation is to take place]
A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place. According to ye newest and most exact observations,

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market." "To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humb... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland, &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place.

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Printed for Tho: Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and Iohn Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill." "To Wil. Paterson, Esq; this map of the West Ind... more

Boston, April 10, 1729. Reverend Sir, The New-England chronology staying for the remarkables of your place, and the composer being unwilling to send it to the press without them, that so the work may be as compleat as possible --- You are theref

Boston, April 10, 1729. Reverend Sir, The New-England chronology stayi...

Positive Photostat. 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 34, Folder 7.

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Brition : with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Brition...

Southack, who lived in Boston after 1685, is recognized as America's first chartmaker. His extensive experience as a navigator and privateer in America's waters enabled him to produce several charts of the New ... more

Le Voeu de Louis XIII au siège de la Rochelle (1628). Esquisse du tableau du Maître-autel de l'église de Notre-Dame-des-Victoires (toujours en place), place des Petits Pères, actuel 2ème arrondissement.

Le Voeu de Louis XIII au siège de la Rochelle (1628). Esquisse du tabl...

Signature de l'exécutant - Signature en bas au milieu : "Carle Van Loo". Le Voeu de Louis XIII au siège de la Rochelle (1628). Esquisse du tableau pour le maître autel de l'église de Notre-Dame-des-Victoires, (... more

Place set
Place set

Place set

Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)

Place set

Place set

Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)

L'Hôtel de ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville)

L'Hôtel de ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Vi...

L'Hôtel de Ville et la Place de Grève, actuelle Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, actuel 4ème arrondissement. Paysage urbain. À gauche, le quai Le Pelletier, bâti en 1675, surplombe la grève qui donnait son nom à la p... more

Le cabaret l'Image Notre-Dame, place de Grève, actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville

Le cabaret l'Image Notre-Dame, place de Grève, actuelle place de l'Hôt...

Le Cabaret L'Image Notre-Dame, place de Grève, actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville, actuel 4ème arrondissement. Paysage urbain. Au premier plan, personnages, voiture, cheval, charrette. Au centre, la perspective... more

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville)

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Vi...

Date et signature - Au recto de la toile, en bas à gauche, sur le parapet, signé et daté : "Raguenet.1751.". L'Hôtel de Ville et la Place de Grève, actuelle Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, actuel 4ème arrondissement... more

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville)

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Vi...

Signature de l'exécutant - Au recto de la toile, en bas à gauche, sous le parapet, trace de signature : "R...". Les mentions anciennes indiquent : "Raguenet 1752". L'Hôtel de Ville et la Place de Grève, actuell... more

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Ville)

L'Hôtel de Ville et la place de Grève (actuelle place de l'Hôtel de Vi...

Date et signature - Au recto de la toile, en bas à gauche, sur le mur du quai, signé : "Raguenet. / 1753.". L'Hôtel de Ville et la Place de Grève, actuelle Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, actuel 4ème arrondissement... more

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz Virginia, Màriland, Dèlaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: of Aquanishuonîgy, the country of the confederate Indians; comprehending Aquanishuonîgy proper, their place of residence, Ohio and Tïiuxsoxrúntie their deer-hunting countries; Couxsaxráge and Skaniadarâde, their beaver-hunting countries; of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France: Wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz Virginia...

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Cover title: Middle British colonies in America: Original wrappers. Hand colored, coloration does not agree with legend. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude west of London" and "fr... more

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz. Virginia, Mariland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy, the country of the Confederate Indians; comprehending Aquanishuonîgy proper, their place of residence, Ohio and Tïiuxsoxrúntie, their deer-hunting countries, Couxsaxráge and Skaniadarâde, their beaver-hunting countries; of the Lakes Erie, Ontário, and Champlain, and part of New-France: Wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz. Virgini...

Scale ca. 1:2,270,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. "Sold by R. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, London, & by the author in Philadelphia." Includes inscription to "Thomas Pownall, Esq... more

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton : with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton ...

Cyprian Southack first published this enormous chart in book form between 1729 and 1734 as The New England Coasting Pilot. This is a later version, with additions including inset charts of Boston Bay, Casco Bay... more

Elévations et profils des machines projetées par Sandrier de Bièvre, charpentier ordinaire du Roy et de la ville, pour transporter et mettre en place la statüe équestre du Roy dans la place de Louis XV.

Elévations et profils des machines projetées par Sandrier de Bièvre, c...

Projet pour la machinerie servant à l'installation de la statue de roi sur la place Louis XV, 8ème arrondissement. (Artificial title) Inscription - Au recto, en haut à droite, manuscrit à l'encre noire : "Eléva... more

A plan of the town and citadel of Fort Royal in Martinico : the last landing place of our army and the country through which it marched to the attack /

A plan of the town and citadel of Fort Royal in Martinico : the last l...

Also shows Bay and Cul de Sac Royal. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Differs slightly from the map of Fort Royal in London Magazine, April 1762, v. 31. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ... more

L'illumination de la Place de Louis XV./Décoration du Feu d'Artifice et de l'Illumination de la Place [rayé] à l'occasion de la Paix, et la Dédicace de la Statue Equestre du [rayé] le 22 Juin 1763.
This is the place to affix the stamp

This is the place to affix the stamp

Print shows a skull and crossbones representation of the official stamp required by the Stamp Act of 1765. Title from item. Illus. in: The Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser, 1765 October 24. American 1... more

“The Jewel River of Plovers, a Famous Place in Mutsu Province,” from the series Six Jewel Rivers (Mu Tamagawa: Chidori no Tamagawa, Mutsu meisho)

“The Jewel River of Plovers, a Famous Place in Mutsu Province,” from t...

Yū sarebashiokaze koshiteMichinoku noNoda no TamagawaEvening descendsas winds from the seablow across Jewel Riverof Noda in Michinokuwhere flocks of plovers cry.[Signed] Priest Nōin (998–1050)—Trans. John T. Ca... more

A view of the market place in the city of the Havana Vue de la place du marché dans la ville de la Havane prise = Vista de la plaza del mercado en la Ciudad de la Havana / / drawn by Elias Durnford Engineer ; engraved by C. Canot and T. Morris.

A view of the market place in the city of the Havana Vue de la place d...

Print showing a large plaza with water fountain, tradesmen, venders, pedestrians, and soldiers in drill formation, also a coach and four, in the city of Havana. Title from item. Plate numbered in lower right co... more

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec on the north shore of the river St. Laurence - from this place 1500 chosen troops at the break of day fell down the river on the ebb of tide to the place of landing 13 Sept. 1759 Vue de Cap Rouge vulgairement Carouge, a 9 miles au dessus de la ville de Québec - sur le bord septentrional de la riviere de St. Laurent - c'est de Carouge que 1500 himmes de troupes choisies descendirent avec la marée au lieu de debarquement 13 Sept. 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Peter Mazell.

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec o...

Print shows a ship on the Saint Lawrence River with a rowboat of troops disembarking at a point above the city of Québec. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robert Sayer at No. 53 i... more

To the sons of liberty in this City. Gentlemen. It's well known, that it has been the custom of all nations to erect monuments to perpetuate the remembrance of grand events [For the erection of a liberty pole in place of the one erected at the t

To the sons of liberty in this City. Gentlemen. It's well known, that ...

On verso, Copy 1: S; Feb 3, 1770; N.Y.H.S.; On recto, Copy 2: 1770, Feb 3; 15. This item has been renumbered from Portfolio 104, Folder 8a. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms... more

Vuë de la place capitale a Quebeck. Prospect des haupt plazes der untern Stadt zu Quebec Vuë de la place capitale dans la Ville basse a Quebec / / gravé par Francois Xav. Habermann.

Vuë de la place capitale a Quebeck. Prospect des haupt plazes der unte...

Print shows street view with soldiers marching, and pedestrians in Québec; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city. Title from item (as characteristic of optical prints, title is printed i... more

New York, 1775. Sir, The independent company of free citizens, of which you are a member, are to meet this day at [blank] o'clock in the Brick-meeting yard; at which time and place, properly armed and accoutred, you will be pleased to give your

New York, 1775. Sir, The independent company of free citizens, of whic...

Not in Evans.; On verso: ap 1775. 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 107, Folder 14b.

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton, with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place.

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton,...

Scale ca. 1:590,000. Shows longitude east and west from Boston. Soundings in feet. Includes tables, distance charts, and insets of New York, Boston and Halifax harbors, Casco Bay and Annapolis Royal, and "A map... more

Chamber of supplies, Watertown, June 18, 1775. Gentlemen, The welfare of our country again induces us to urge your exertions in sending to the magazine in this place, what can be procured of the following articles, salt pork, beans, peas, vinega

Chamber of supplies, Watertown, June 18, 1775. Gentlemen, The welfare ...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: 452. 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 Eph... more

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Brition, with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place.

An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Brition...

Scale ca. 1:590,000. Shows longitude east and west from Boston. Soundings in feet. Imperfect. Lower right section missing. Parts of upper right section torn away. Includes tables, distance charts, and insets of... more

State of the Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, December 9, 1776. Whereas great inconveniences, may take place from our not knowing the number of male inhabitants in each town and plantation in this state, from sixteen years old

State of the Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, Decem...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 595. 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 Collectio... more