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Unidentified woman in Sarasota reading about winter storms up North

Persistent URL: floridamemory.com/items/show/246341 ( http://floridamemory.com/items/show/246341 ) ..Local call number: JJS1118..Title: Unidentified woman in Sarasota reading about winter storms up North..Date:... more

Young women reading aboard the shantyboat Lazy Bones

Local call number: JJS0426..Title: Young women reading aboard the shantyboat Lazy Bones..Date: December 1947..General Note: Helen Schoonover (top bunk) and Lois Duncan Steinmetz reading on a trip up the Caloosa... more

[Reading a love letter]

Print shows a young woman reading a love letter.

Haha to ko

Print shows a mother and her son with an open book; the boy is resting on top of the book, preventing his mother from reading it.

Jakuren Hōshi

Print shows two figures, possibly the two lovers from the poem "Loving two people equally" based on the legend of Unai Otome; one lying on the floor reading (poetry?) is wearing a kimono with oragami cranes dep... more


Print shows a man sitting on a veranda, reading, an incense urn next to him, and a woman standing at a door looking over his shoulder.

Fumiyomu onna

Print shows a half-length portrait of a woman reading a letter.

Kobikichō arayashiki koiseya ochie

Print shows a head-and-shoulders portrait of a woman reading a book.

Hanafuji eijo

Print shows Hanafuji Eijo, facing left, sitting, reading.

Tales of wonder! / Js. Gillray, inv. & ft.

Print shows three women sitting at a round table listening intently to a fourth who reads from The Monk by M. G. Lewis, one volume of which lies beside her on the table. (Source: George)


Print shows Yuranosuke reading a long letter without noticing that Okaru, Kampei's lover, seated on a railing above, and Kudayū, one of Moronō's retainers, hiding under the veranda, surreptitiously read the let... more


Print shows an elderly traveler or monk reading banners hanging above a watering trough; his hat is on the ground behind him.

Kyōka hachi taika sono ni

Print shows four men (poets) sitting around a table with an open book.

Kyōka hachi taika

Print shows four men (poets) looking at a scroll.

Nihonzutsumi no rakugan tamaya uchi Tamagushi

Print shows Tamagushi, a courtesan, full-length portrait, with several hairpins, seated, reading a scroll; picture hanging on the wall above her shows geese descending on the Nihon embankment.

Geb[h]ō no atamazori

Print shows a woman reading, sitting in a chair at a cabinet containing tea service utensils, on the wall behind her is a print showing two of the seven lucky gods, Daikokuten shaving Fukurokuju's head.

Yushima shōkintei

Print shows women serving tea to men in a tearoom, drinking tea, reading, and writing; view of Edo through opening in rear.

Ein Neues Trauer-lied ...

In German, a poem, entitled "A New lament," which tells the tale of Susanna Cox (1785?-1809), who was executed for the murder of her illegitimate child.

Anne Chalmers Hanna, 1813 - 1891. Daughter of Rev. Dr Thomas Chalmers; wife of Rev. William Hanna

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1844..Accession no. PGP HA 528 .Medium Calotype print .Size 15.00 x 20.60 cm .Credit Elliot Collection, bequeathed 1950 ..For more information please select here ( http://ww... more

Fumi yomu musume

Print shows a young woman, full-length, standing, facing left, reading a letter.

Sunday morning ; Log cabin / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, San Francisco, Cal.

Pictorial lettersheet with two images on one page shows (top) miners in camp eating and reading; and (bottom) miners standing in front of log cabin; with attached blank leaf.