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Upright secretary

Upright secretary

Philippe Pasquier (master 1760; died 1783)

decoration from "An Epistle to the Hon. J. Craggs, Esq., Secretary at War at Hampton-Court"

decoration from "An Epistle to the Hon. J. Craggs, Esq., Secretary at ...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "An Epistle to the Hon. J. Craggs, Esq., Secretary at War at Hampton-Court". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by u... more

Secretary
Secretary Cabinet

Secretary Cabinet

18th-century Dublin was a booming city, attracting furniture makers and customers from England and the rest of Europe. Among the former were the Kirkhoffer family, German Protestants who had fled the area of Ge... more

Mr. [blank] You being a training soldier in the Company of militia under the command of [blank] are hereby required in His Majesty’s name, to appear at your colours upon Thursday the 22d current [blank] at nine o’clock in the morning, on the sec

Mr. [blank] You being a training soldier in the Company of militia und...

Not in Ford or Evans. 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 35, Folder 17a.

Upright secretary

Upright secretary

Pierre Macret (1727–after 1796)

To the right honourable, the Earl of Shelbourne, His Majesty's principal Secretary of State for the Southern Department. This plan of the colony of Connecticut in North-America.

To the right honourable, the Earl of Shelbourne, His Majesty's princip...

Scale ca. 1:275,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows counties, towns, rivers, and post roads. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1022 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.... more

Design for a Secretary

Design for a Secretary

Anonymous, French, 18th century

Secretary Pitt

Secretary Pitt

Print shows William Pitt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left; medallion. Title from item. Illus. in: The Annual Register of World Events. Dublin : J. Exshaw, 1774, p. 483. Published in: The Ameri... more

At a meeting of the True Sons of Liberty, in the City of New-York, July 27, 1774, properly convened; present, John Calvin, John Know, Roger Rumpus, &c. &c. Uc. [15 resolves] By order of the meeting Ebenezer Snuffle, Secretary [New York, 1774].

At a meeting of the True Sons of Liberty, in the City of New-York, Jul...

Imprint 2.; True sons of Liberty.; On verso: S; July 27, 1774. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

Upright secretary

Upright secretary

Pierre I Roussel (1723–1782)

Upright secretary

Upright secretary

Guillaume Kemp (active 1757–86, master 1764)

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.

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, October 8, 1777. Whereas by information from the commanding officer of the detachment from this State, at the State of Rhode Island ... A true copy. Attest. J. Avery, D. Sec'y.

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, October 8...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; 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 Eph... more

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, June 15, 1779. Whereas by the returns made into the Secretary's office from more than two thirds of the towns belonging to this State ... [Boston: Printed by Thomas and John Fleet, 177

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, June 15, ...

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

Design for an Upright Drop-Front Secretary

Design for an Upright Drop-Front Secretary

Anonymous, French, 18th century

Secretary
Secretary (secrétaire à abattant)

Secretary (secrétaire à abattant)

Attributed to Adam Weisweiler (French, 1744–1820)

Secretary
War of posts / T. Colley, fect.

War of posts / T. Colley, fect.

Print shows the new ministers, Pitt, Keppel, Conway, Burke, Fox, and Richmond riding on wooden posts and cannon drive, with the aid of a devil, the old ministers, Nick, Sandwich, Amherst, North, and Mansfield i... more

Charles Thomson Esq'r. - secretary to congress / B.B.E.

Charles Thomson Esq'r. - secretary to congress / B.B.E.

Print shows Charles Thomson, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile; in oval. Title from item. Illus. in: Portraits of generals, ministers, magistrates, members of Congress, and others, who have rendered th... more

...An act authorizing the secretary of the Treasury to finish the light-house, on PortlandHead, in the district of Maine.  [New York:  Printed by Francis Childs and Hohn Swaine, 1790.].

...An act authorizing the secretary of the Treasury to finish the ligh...

Caption title: at head of title: Congress of the United States: at the second session, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Monday, the fourth of January, one thousand seven hundred and ninety.; Signed:Fr... more

Thomas Jefferson, April 1, 1790, Estimate of Annual Expenses for Secretary of State

Thomas Jefferson, April 1, 1790, Estimate of Annual Expenses for Secre...

Estimate of Annual Expenses for Secretary of State

Report of the Secretary of the Treasury to the House of Representatives, relative to a provision for the support of the public credit of the United States...printed in New York, 1790

Report of the Secretary of the Treasury to the House of Representative...

Title page - no illus. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Congress, US Early; Credit; US Hist. 1790; RBD; Shelf.

State of New Hampshire. In the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety. An act directing the mode of choosing representatives to the Congress of the United States. ... A true copy Attest. Joseph Pearson, Secretary [Exeter: Printed

State of New Hampshire. In the year of our Lord one thousand seven hun...

Imprint 3.; On verso: Selectmen of Poplin; 45-1-4; 50920 '04. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

The Secretary of the Treasury. Sir. I cannot charge my memory with all the particulars, which have passed between us, relative to the disposition of the money borrowed ... Go: Washington. United States, April 8th, 1794. [Philadelphia: Printed by

The Secretary of the Treasury. Sir. I cannot charge my memory with all...

Evans 27919.; Imprint 3. 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 220, Folder 6.

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the Secretary for the department of war, be, and he is hereby directed to make out an exact list, of the name of each person, re

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United ...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of December, one thous... more

Principles and course of proceeding, with regard to the disposition of the monies borrowed abroad by virtue of the acts of the 4th and 12th of August, as to the point of authority. Alexander Hamilton, secretary of the Treasury. Philadelphia, Apr

Principles and course of proceeding, with regard to the disposition of...

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 220, Folder 5a.

1794. His Excellency Arthur Fenner, Esq; Governor. The Honourable Samuel J. Potter, Esq; Deputy-governor. 1. Thomas G. Hazard, Esq. assistant [and 9 other assistants] Henry Ward, Esq; Secretary. Ray Greene, Esq; Attorney-general. Henry Sherburne

1794. His Excellency Arthur Fenner, Esq; Governor. The Honourable Samu...

Evans 27916.; Imprint 3. 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 167, Folder 6.

Query, stated by the secretary of the Treasury, to the committee appointed to inquire into the state of the Treasury department. Alexander Hamilton. secretary of the Treasury. Treasury department, 24th, March, 1794. Philadelphia, 1794.

Query, stated by the secretary of the Treasury, to the committee appoi...

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 220, Folder 3a.

Secretary
Secretary
Constitution ... We the subscribers, hereby authorize the Secretary of "The Republican Club of Hartford," to enter our names upon the book of the club, as members; we subscribing to the above constitution.

Constitution ... We the subscribers, hereby authorize the Secretary of...

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 9, Folder 3a.

A meeting of the electing committee of the "Philadelphia society for the establishment and support of charity schools will be held at the usual place on evening, the day of 180 at o'clock. Sec'y. To. [Philadelphia, 180-].

A meeting of the electing committee of the "Philadelphia society for t...

Blank form dated in mss. Saturday 7th of May 1803 at 7 o'clock. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

Secretary
Secretary
Fall-Front Desk

Fall-Front Desk

The inventive lyre shape of this secretary, surmounted by three stepped drawers and supported by griffins, identifies it as an elaborate, complex case form made in Vienna during the Napoleonic era. The upper ha... more

Secretary's office. Concord. January 20th, 1807. To the selectmen of the town of --Gentlemen, You are sensible of the duty imposed upon all the towns in this State, by the Act of the Legislature passed December 30th, 1803, entitled an "Act to ca

Secretary's office. Concord. January 20th, 1807. To the selectmen of t...

Imprint 2.; On verso, Copy 1: 800888. 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 Collection; Po... more

Federal proceedings in Salem. Friday evening, March 30, 1810. At a meeting of the Federal Republicans at Washington-Hall, Jacob Ashton, Esq. moderator, Mr. John Jenks, secretary ... The arrangements of the election having been completed, the fol

Federal proceedings in Salem. Friday evening, March 30, 1810. At a mee...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign.; Title. 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 49, Folder 2.

Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter from Com. Perry to the Secretary of the Navy. U. S. Brig. Niagara, off the Western Sister, Head of Lake Erie, Sept. 10, 1813, 4 P. M. [Washington 1813].

Tuesday, September 21st, (noon.) Most glorious news. Copy of a letter ...

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 190, Folder 26.

Rules to be observed by the assistant guardians of the poor ... Charles G. Wilcox. Secretary. May 11th, 1821.

Rules to be observed by the assistant guardians of the poor ... Charle...

Imprint 2.; On verso, copy 2: 6, 48/8. 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 191, Folder 16.

portrait from "A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States, on Indian affairs, comprising a narrative of a tour performed in 1820 under a commission from the President ... for the purpose of ascertaining ... the actual state of the Indian tribes in our country"

portrait from "A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States, on Indian affairs, comprising a narrative of a tour performed in 1820 under a commission from the Presiden... more

map from "[Narrative of an Expedition to the source of St. Peter's River, Lake Winnepeck, Lake of the Woods, etc. performed ... by order of the Secretary of War under the command of S. H. Long.]"

map from "[Narrative of an Expedition to the source of St. Peter's Riv...

This image has been taken from scan 000028 from "[Narrative of an Expedition to the source of St. Peter's River, Lake Winnepeck, Lake of the Woods, etc. performed ... by order of the Secretary of War under the ... more

We publish this evening, an extra for the purpose of announcing early to our commercial friends a copy of the Circular addressed by the secretary of the Treasury to the collectors of the different ports, and intended to accompany the Proclamatio

We publish this evening, an extra for the purpose of announcing early ...

On verso: 1827 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 192, Folder 26a.

Letter from Mrs. Barney to Gen. Jackson. Baltimore. June 13th, 1829. Sir Your note of the 22d April, addressed to me through your private secretary, accompanying the return of my papers ... [Signed] Mary Barney. Curtis, Pa. [1829].

Letter from Mrs. Barney to Gen. Jackson. Baltimore. June 13th, 1829. S...

(Printed on silk).; Imprint 2.; Jackson, Andrew.; Printed on satin.; On verso: 2-90-244.19. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SG... more

Secretary Abattant

Secretary Abattant

Possibly from the Workshop of Duncan Phyfe (1770–1854) Made in New York, New York, United States

Secretary
Secretary
Regulations relative to the admission of cadets into the military academy ... B. F. Butler Secretary of war ad interim. Ferbruary 15, 1837.

Regulations relative to the admission of cadets into the military acad...

Page Order: Leaflet 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 231, Folder 12.

Notice. A lecture will be delivered before the "Alton literary society," on Friday evening, December 21st, by Alfred Stevens, Esq'r., on the fall of Poland. Citizens are invited to attend. N. G. Edwards. Sec. Dec. 20, 1838. Alton "Telegraph" off

Notice. A lecture will be delivered before the "Alton literary society...

Imprint 3. 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 15, Folder 9.

1839. Democratic republican and farmers' prox. For Governor, Nathaniel Bullock, of Bristol. For Lieut. Governor Benjamin B. Thruston of Hopkinton. For Senators [10 names] Dexter Randall. Secretary. Albert C. Greene, Attorney-general. John Sterne

1839. Democratic republican and farmers' prox. For Governor, Nathaniel...

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 168, Folder 19.

Notice. A lecture will be delivered before the "Alton Literary society," on Friday evening, Febr'y 8th at half past 6 by, J. R. Bullock, Esq, Citizens are invited to attend. N. G. Edwards, Sec. Alton, Feb. 8, 1839. Alton "Telegraph" Office [1839

Notice. A lecture will be delivered before the "Alton Literary society...

Imprint 3. 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 15, Folder 14.

A special meeting of the Tippecanoe club of the City of Alton, will be held at the counting room of B. Clifford, jr. on Wednesday evening, May 27th, at half past 7 o'clock. By order of the President. J. Hall, Sec'y. Alton, May 26, [1840].

A special meeting of the Tippecanoe club of the City of Alton, will be...

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 16, Folder 11.

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment of Republican bloodhounds

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment...

A bitter vilification of the Van Buren administration's use of bloodhounds to hunt fugitive Indians during the Second Seminole War in Florida. The artist condemns the racism and inhumanity of the measure, as w... more

Supreme court of the United States. Susan Decatur, Appellant vs J. K. Paulding, Secretary of the Navy. This is an appeal from the refusal of the Circuit court of the District of Columbia for the county of Washington, to issue a Mandamus to the A

Supreme court of the United States. Susan Decatur, Appellant vs J. K. ...

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 197, Folder 1b.

Alton Institute. A lecture will be delivered this evening, at the Baptist church, by Rev. G. B. Perry. Subject- "Elevated intelligence conducive to pure morality." ... J. W. Lincoln, Sec'y. [Alton] Feb. 12 [1840?].

Alton Institute. A lecture will be delivered this evening, at the Bapt...

Imprint 2. 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 16, Folder 3.

Notice. the introductory lecture, before the Alton institute, has been postponed, on account of the inclemency of the weather, until Tuesday evening next ... J. W. Lincoln, Rec. Sec. Alton, Friday, Jan. 29, 1841.

Notice. the introductory lecture, before the Alton institute, has been...

Imprint 2. 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 17, Folder 1.