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Alfred Thompson

Alfred Thompson

Name: Alfred Thompson .Arrested for: Larceny.Arrested at: North Shields Police Station.Arrested on; 31st August 1902.Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-5-Alfred Thompson..These images are a selection from an ... More

Tasmanian Convicts

Tasmanian Convicts

Tasmanian Convicts

Roland and Oliver brought as prisoners before Laban. from BL Eg 3028, f. 93

Roland and Oliver brought as prisoners before Laban. from BL Eg 3028, ...

Roland and Oliver brought as prisoners before Laban. Image taken from f. 93 of Roman de Brut, a verse epitome (begins imperfectly) with continuation to Edward III; Destruction de Rome; Fierabras. Written in French.

Ruler granting clemency to prisoners from BL Royal 17 F IV, f. 181

Ruler granting clemency to prisoners from BL Royal 17 F IV, f. 181

Detail of a miniature of a ruler granting clemency to prisoners. Image taken from f. 181 of Facta et Dicta Memorabilia (Le livre de Valerius Maximus). Written in French.

Le Jouvencel reviewing his prisoners. from BL Royal 16 F I, f. 173v

Le Jouvencel reviewing his prisoners. from BL Royal 16 F I, f. 173v

Detail of miniature of Le Jouvencel with prisoners Image taken from f. 173v of Le Jouvencel (index Jennencel), imperfect at end. Written in French.

Le Jouvencel reviewing his prisoners from BL Royal 16 F I, f. 173v

Le Jouvencel reviewing his prisoners from BL Royal 16 F I, f. 173v

Miniature of Le Jouvencel with prisoners above the framed initial 'A'[pres] with red and white roses. Image taken from f. 173v of Le Jouvencel (index Jennencel), imperfect at end. Written in French.

English prisoners from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 138v

English prisoners from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 138v

Detail of a miniature of English prisoners released from the Louvre, at the beginning of chapter 88 of 'John the Good' book. Image taken from f. 138v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380). ... More

Joseph Interpreting the Dreams of His Fellow Prisoners

Joseph Interpreting the Dreams of His Fellow Prisoners

Master of the Story of Joseph (Netherlandish, ca. 1500)

Scipio Granting Clemency to the Prisoners

Scipio Granting Clemency to the Prisoners

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

Scipio Granting Clemency to the Prisoners

Scipio Granting Clemency to the Prisoners

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

The Mocking of the Prisoners

The Mocking of the Prisoners

Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)

The Mocking of the Prisoners

The Mocking of the Prisoners

Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)

The Mocking of the Prisoners

The Mocking of the Prisoners

Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, Mantua ca. 1520–1582 Mantua)

The Prison
Prisoner
[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Indians: European prisoners being fried and eaten by the Tuppin Inwa]

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Ind...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 56. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Visiting the Prisoners (Visiter les prisonniers)

Visiting the Prisoners (Visiter les prisonniers)

Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)

Visiting Prisoners

Visiting Prisoners

Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)

Saint Sebastian Exhorts the Christian Prisoners

Saint Sebastian Exhorts the Christian Prisoners

Anonymous, Italian, first half of the 18th century

Freeing of the galley slaves

Freeing of the galley slaves

One of six illustrations for a projected Spanish language edition of Don Quixote that Hogarth and other illustrators were asked to submit by Tonson, the publisher of the work. Don Quixote is freeing convicts in... More

A harlot's progress, plate 4

A harlot's progress, plate 4

Bridewell prison with inmates (including prostitutes and a card-player) beating hemp under the supervision of a warder holding a cane. Moll is still dressed in her finery, but a one-eyed female attendant finger... More

A rake's progress, plate 7

A rake's progress, plate 7

A room in the Fleet Prison. Tom sits at a table while his wife clenches her fists and the jailer asks for garnish money. To left, Sarah Young has fainted and is being administered smelling salts by one woman wh... More

A rake's progress, plate 7

A rake's progress, plate 7

A room in the Fleet Prison. Tom sits at a table while his wife clenches her fists and the jailer asks for garnish money. To left, Sarah Young has fainted and is being administered smelling salts by one woman wh... More

The Contrast a French prisoner in England, an English prisoner in France.

The Contrast a French prisoner in England, an English prisoner in Fran...

Political cartoon showing French prisoner in England seated at table with plum pudding and woman serving him a large beef roast; in France a skinny English prisoner looks with disgust at food being served to hi... More

Political electricity; or, an historical & prophetical print in the year 1770 / Bute & Wilkes invent. ; Mercurius & Appeles fect.

Political electricity; or, an historical & prophetical print in the ye...

Detail showing convicts consisting of lords, esquires, and attorneys, in chains, boarding ship, for transport from England to Georgia, under the reign of King George III. Detail of British Museum Cartoon Collec... More

The Bostonians in distress, plate II.

The Bostonians in distress, plate II.

Print shows ten Bostonians in a huge cage suspended from the Liberty Tree. British seamen hand them fish while cannons, ships and soldiers surround them in the background. This was published at the time Boston ... More

The Bostonians in distress, plate II.

The Bostonians in distress, plate II.

Print shows ten Bostonians in a huge cage suspended from the Liberty Tree. British seamen hand them fish while cannons, ships and soldiers surround them in the background. This was published at the time Boston ... More

[Instructions for keeping prisoners - Lancaster, Pa. July 14, 1776; text in English and German]

[Instructions for keeping prisoners - Lancaster, Pa. July 14, 1776; te...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pa. L-; US Hist. Rev. Misc.; War prisoners 1776; Penn. Germans; Broadsides 1776; RBD; Shelf.

Virginia Militia, October 8, 1779, List of Officers Guarding Convention Prisoners
An extract of a letter from an officer of the 71st regiment to his friend at Edinburgh, giving an account of the reduction of Charlestown, in South Carolina, with the list of the killed, wounded, and taken prisoners. [June 20, 1780].

An extract of a letter from an officer of the 71st regiment to his fri...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans.; Surender of Charleston, S. C. 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

The American general Lee taken prisoner by lieutenant colonel Harcourt of the English army, in Morris Country, New Jersey, 1776 / Hamilton delin. ; Hawkins sculp.

The American general Lee taken prisoner by lieutenant colonel Harcourt...

Print shows Charles Lee at his capture by British troops. Title from item. Engraved for Barnard's New complete & authentic history of England. Illus. in: The new, comprehensive and complete history of England :... More

Die Hessen, vom General Washington am 25ten Dec. 1776, zu Trenton überfallen, werden als Kriegsgefangne in Philadelphia eingebracht / D. Chodowiecki del. et sculp.

Die Hessen, vom General Washington am 25ten Dec. 1776, zu Trenton über...

Print shows Hessian soldiers captured during the battle at Trenton enroute to Philadelphia, one of twelve scenes depicting the history of the American Revolution. Title from item. S. iii. [Plate] 6. Published i... More

Prisoners Led Out of a Dungeon

Prisoners Led Out of a Dungeon

Philippe Louis Parizeau (French, Paris 1740–1801 Paris)

L'homme au masque de fer

L'homme au masque de fer

Print shows a prisoner in chains and wearing an iron mask sitting on a bench in a prison cell, and another man with a lantern and a tray of food entering the cell in the Bastille. Title from item. Possibly purc... More

Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia after they had surrendered to the Americans

Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia after...

Print shows a panoramic view of the landscape in Charlottesville, Virginia, with British troops, captured at the surrender in Saratoga, engaged in subsistence farming. Title from item. Illus. in: Travels throug... More

In the House of Delegates. December 15, 1789. Resolved, that the Executive be requested to take the most effectual means in their power to prevent the employment of unnecessary guards over the prisoners ... and to enforce upon the courts of the

In the House of Delegates. December 15, 1789. Resolved, that the Execu...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 10 75 cents 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 179, Folder 16.

Prisoners

Prisoners

Attributed to Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

She stoops to conquer

She stoops to conquer

The central room of a prison. Various strong doors and iron-grated windows open on the chamber. Bolts, padlocks, and strings of fetters indicate the nature of the security. Behind a grating is seen a prisoner, ... More

Two Prisoners in Irons, from Images of Spain Album (F), 80

Two Prisoners in Irons, from Images of Spain Album (F), 80

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

A view of Winchester in North America - dedicated to Mr. President Mad I Son!!

A view of Winchester in North America - dedicated to Mr. President Mad...

Print shows "an American officer, General Winchester, stands stripped to the waist, his face and body covered with bold patterns in paint: stars, circles, an anchor, &c ..." (Source: George). James Winchester s... More

View of Dartmoor Prison from a drawing taken on the spot by J.I. Taylor, one of the prisoners

View of Dartmoor Prison from a drawing taken on the spot by J.I. Taylo...

Title from item. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Taylor.

Statement of the number and species of crimes for which prisoners have been convicted, sentenced and confined in the goal of the city and County of Philadelphia, from the beginning of the year 1790 to the conslusion of the year 1815.

Statement of the number and species of crimes for which prisoners have...

Title.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 81 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 151, Folder 27.

Litho. of prison yard and outline plan of ground

Litho. of prison yard and outline plan of ground

Litho. of prison yard and outline plan of ground. The first State prison buildings were completed in 1805 and occupied in December of that year when 32 convicts were received from Fort Independence on Castle Is... More

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. G bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. G bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Print shows the letter "G" formed by a harlequin with left arm extended, holding his hat, and standing before a table with three cups for a shell game on it, with examples "Grossmutter" showing an elderly woman... More

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages ... Just published an interesting narrative of the captivity of Miss Francis and Almira Hall, two respectable young females (sisters) of the ages of 16 and 18 who were taken pri

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages .....

Indians of North America- Captivities.; Hall, Francis and Almira.; Brigdon, Philip.; Woodcut.; Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as f... More

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages.

War and pestilence! Two young ladies taken prisoners by the savages.

Two young women and a young man, captives, being led through the wilderness by four Sauk and Fox Indians. Illus. in: Narrative of the capture and providential escape of Misses Frances and Almira Hall : two resp... More

The first descent through the Koojah Pass

The first descent through the Koojah Pass

Illustration shows soldiers and Indian civilians, who traveled with the Army of the Indus en route to Afghanistan, marching in the Khojak Pass, Pakistan, en route to Afghanistan; prisoners stand in the foregrou... More

map from "Narrative of the Texan Santa Fé expedition. Containing a description of a tour through Texas. With an account of the ... capture of the Texans and their march, as prisoners, to the City of Mexico"

map from "Narrative of the Texan Santa Fé expedition. Containing a de...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from "Narrative of the Texan Santa Fé expedition. Containing a description of a tour through Texas. With an account of the ... capture of the Texans and their march, ... More

Unsigned primitive painting of Charlestown Prison Yard showing granite octagonal structure of 1850

Unsigned primitive painting of Charlestown Prison Yard showing granite...

Unsigned primitive painting of Charlestown Prison Yard showing granite octagonal structure of 1850. Possibly painted by an inmate; certainly an example of folk art. For the first sixty years in the life of the ... More

prisoners of war from "[Cassell's Illustrated History of the Russo-Turkish War, etc.]"

prisoners of war from "[Cassell's Illustrated History of the Russo-Tur...

This image has been taken from scan 000584 from volume 01 of "[Cassell's Illustrated History of the Russo-Turkish War, etc.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... More

Le prisonnier

Le prisonnier

Naked man, turned to the left, seated at the foot of a tree, his hands tied behind his back. There can be distinguished in the left side, two contours of figures previously sketched on the plate. Courtesy of Bo... More