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Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Village Street, hay stacked in front of a farm from Praediorum villarum et rusticarum casularum icones elenoantissimae ad vivum in apre deformatae

Village Street, hay stacked in front of a farm from Praediorum villaru...

Johannes van Doetecum the elder (Netherlandish, active 1554–ca. 1600, died 1605)

Street Scenes in Kyoto

Street Scenes in Kyoto

Edo period (1615–1868)

Family Group Kneeling Before a Street Shrine

Family Group Kneeling Before a Street Shrine

Ventura Salimbeni (Italian, Siena 1568–1613 Siena)

Conversation in the Street

Conversation in the Street

Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, Haarlem 1610–1685 Haarlem)

Conversation in the Street

Conversation in the Street

After Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, Haarlem 1610–1685 Haarlem)

Street scene in the Yoshiwara

Street scene in the Yoshiwara

The customers, one with his face hidden beneath a straw hat, view the women who are exhibited in barred rooms (harimise}; the man sitting inside is an assistant (gyū) who helps select a woman. Hishikawa Moronob... more

[Street scene in İzmir, Turkey]

[Street scene in İzmir, Turkey]

Illus. in: Thesaurus exoticurum / Everhardo Gvernero Happelio. Hamburg : T. von Wiering ..., 1688, section 2, p. 205.

Inrō with Street Festival (obverse); People Watching a Puppet Show (reverse)

Inrō with Street Festival (obverse); People Watching a Puppet Show (re...

Tatsuke Takamasu (Japanese, active second half of the 18th century) Edo period (1615–1868)

Drawing for the Street Elevation of a Town House

Drawing for the Street Elevation of a Town House

Andreas Schneidmann (German, 1698–1759)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the First-floor Parlor (Northeast Corner Room)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the First-floor Par...

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the Great Middle Room (Sir Robert Walpole's Levee Room, Northwest Corner, First Floor)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the Great Middle Ro...

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the End Room Below (Northwest Corner Room, First Floor)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the End Room Below ...

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of Sir Robert Walpole's Dressing Room (Middle Room, West Front, First Floor)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of Sir Robert Walpole'...

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)

Drawings for a Chimney-piece for 25 Harley Street, Westminster, London

Drawings for a Chimney-piece for 25 Harley Street, Westminster, London

Sir William Chambers (British (born Sweden), Göteborg 1723–1796 London)

Street vendor

Street vendor

Capodimonte (Italian)

Street vendor
Beer Street

Beer Street

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Beer Street

Beer Street

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Beer Street

Beer Street

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Design for Ceiling, either for 13 Berners Street, Westminster, London, or Whitton Park, Middlesex

Design for Ceiling, either for 13 Berners Street, Westminster, London,...

Sir William Chambers (British (born Sweden), Göteborg 1723–1796 London)

Street sweeper

Street sweeper

Ludwigsburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1758–1824)

Design for Ceiling of Ladies' Dressing Room at the Pantheon, Oxford Street, London

Design for Ceiling of Ladies' Dressing Room at the Pantheon, Oxford St...

James Wyatt (British, Weeford, Stafforshire 1746–1813 near Marlborough, Wiltshire)

The massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770, ...

The massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770, ...

Print shows British troops firing on citizens in Boston. Title from item. Caption continues: in which Messrs Saml. Gray, Saml. Maverick, James Caldwell, Crispus Attucks, Patrick Carr were killed, six other woun... more

New York, May 11, 1774. The mechanicks of this city are requested to meet, this evening, at 7 o'clock, at the house of David Philipse, in Horse and Cart street, on business of the utmost importance. [New York: Printed by John Holt, 1774].

New York, May 11, 1774. The mechanicks of this city are requested to m...

Evans 13490.; On verso: S; May 11, 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 Collection; Portfolio 106, Folder 5a.

Recantations of Robert Hooper, John Pedrick, Robert Hooper, Jun, George M’Call, Richard Reed and Henry Sanders In Committee of Sayety. Cambridge, May 4, 1775 … Printed and sold in Queen Street [1775].

Recantations of Robert Hooper, John Pedrick, Robert Hooper, Jun, Georg...

Photographic reproduction.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in ... more

The American crisis (No. 1) By the author of Common sense. [Boston] Sold opposite the court house Queen Street [1776].

The American crisis (No. 1) By the author of Common sense. [Boston] So...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Title.; 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 Pri... more

Village Street Scene with a Church

Village Street Scene with a Church

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel (Dutch, 1726–1798)

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the Ame...

Print shows several ministers helping themselves to fishes and loaves that have spilled from a fishwife's basket which was upset by a rampaging "American Buffalo"; among those depicted are the Duke of Portland,... more

Three Geishas of Tachibana Street in Their Room

Three Geishas of Tachibana Street in Their Room

Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Fall of Dagon_Or Rare News For Leadenhall Street

The Fall of Dagon_Or Rare News For Leadenhall Street

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

--Cater ... an amateur of music well known at the Queen's Arms concert in Newgate Street / J.N. 1784 ; etched by J. Nixon.

--Cater ... an amateur of music well known at the Queen's Arms concert...

Print shows an elderly man sitting on a bench, holding a violin, with a music stand in front of him.

Lately re-printed, and to be sold by Joseph Chukshank, on the North-Side of Market Street, between Second and third Streets, Philadelphia, an account of the life of that ancient servant of Jesus Christ, John Richardson, giving a r elation of man

Lately re-printed, and to be sold by Joseph Chukshank, on the North-Si...

Imprint 3.; Not in 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 146, Folder 24.

The Surprising Irish Giant of St. James's Street

The Surprising Irish Giant of St. James's Street

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Street walkers / RST ; etch'd by B. Smith.

Street walkers / RST ; etch'd by B. Smith.

Cartoon shows a well dressed man wearing large hat, possibly George Hanger, walking at the corner of Bond Street and Piccadilly, there he meets the gaze of a fashionably dressed young woman, a prostitute(?), al... more

Walking Up the High Street, Edinburgh (Picturesque Beauties of Boswell, Part the First)

Walking Up the High Street, Edinburgh (Picturesque Beauties of Boswell...

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Geisha of the Tachibana Street

Geisha of the Tachibana Street

Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815) Edo period (1615–1868)

A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 2⁰. W. 36 3/4 perches up said road to a corner of Beech Street, thence up said street N. 85⁰. W. 27 perches to a corner of land formerly Edward Roberts'; thence by said land S. 1⁰. E. 45 perches to Peggs Run, thence down said run, N. 78⁰. E. 28 perches to the place of beginning.

A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city ...

Scale ca. 1:650. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth and paper backing with reinforced edges. Imperfect: Margin deteriorated and torn. Cadastral map. Includes "Annexed coloured plan," ca. 1... more

An east view of the meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston, now erecting on the ruins of one lately destroyed by fire / C. Bulfinch delin. ; Vallance sc.

An east view of the meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston, now erecti...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood, Cist, and Trenchard, 1788 April, opp. p. 175. Stauffer, 3341 Published in: The American ... more

Military laboratory, at No. 34, Dock street near the Drawbridge, Philadelphia: where owners and commanders of armed vessels may be supplied, for either the use of small arms or cannon, at the shortest notice, with every species of military store

Military laboratory, at No. 34, Dock street near the Drawbridge, Phila...

Not in Evans.; On verso: MC #09-82-038.321 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 147, Folder 9a.

[Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] /

[Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later ...

Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and... more

A Perspective View of the City Hall in New York, Taken from Wall Street

A Perspective View of the City Hall in New York, Taken from Wall Stree...

Cornelius Tiebout (American, New York ca. 1773–1832 Kentucky)

An east view of the new meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston / S. Hill sc.

An east view of the new meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston / S. Hi...

Print shows a perspective view of the front and side of the Hollis Street Church, Boston, Massachusetts.

Charles C. Watson. taylor and habit-maker No. 93, Second street, between Chestnut and Walnut-streets. Philadelphia. March 28, 1792. [Philadelphia] Printed by Johnston and Justice. [1792].

Charles C. Watson. taylor and habit-maker No. 93, Second street, betwe...

Not in 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 148, Folder 8a.

5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.].

5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capi...

Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors. Covers area bounded by East Capitol, 13th, G, and 7th streets S.E. Title from handwritten (... more

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Dr. Benjamin Franklin / engrav'd by P.R. Maverick, 65 Liberty Street.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing fur hat and spectacles, facing left, in oval tied with a ribbon at top and festooned with ivy. Title from item. Published in: The American Rev... more

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. Gy d: et fect.

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. G...

Fashionably dressed pedestrians on Bond Street. In the foreground, five men crowd a woman and girl off the sidewalk as they leer at them. The women, seen from the back, are oddly dressed. In the background, thr... more

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the B...

Caricature showing a stout naval officer attacked by Lord Camelford, who says, "Give me satisfction, rascal! Draw your sword..." Captain Vancouver replies, "Murder! Murder! ..." The print may reflect the growin... more

manuscript from "An Apology for the believers in the Shakspeare Papers [forged by W. H. Ireland], which were exhibited in Norfolk Street. [By G. Chalmers.]"

manuscript from "An Apology for the believers in the Shakspeare Papers...

This image has been taken from scan 000239 from "An Apology for the believers in the Shakspeare Papers [forged by W. H. Ireland], which were exhibited in Norfolk Street. [By G. Chalmers.]". The title and subjec... more

16th plan from E Street south to W and from 3d west to 4th Street east : [Washington D.C.].

16th plan from E Street south to W and from 3d west to 4th Street east...

Cadastral map showing unidentified tinted lots, lot numbers and dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, S.W. W, S.W. 3rd, S.W./S.E. D, and S.E. 4th streets. Title from handwritten... more

Street Scene in the Springtime

Street Scene in the Springtime

Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823)

[Manuscript map of Seventeenth Street N.W. between E Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.].

[Manuscript map of Seventeenth Street N.W. between E Street and Pennsy...

Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, lot and block numbers, and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. At top in ink: Presidents Square. Pen-and-ink with additions in lead pencil. Watermark: U S [word uncl... more

Design for a trade publication titled: "Historical Copies Chronographically Arranged", by R. W. Hume; J. W. Schermerhorn & Co., 14 Bond Street, N. Y.

Design for a trade publication titled: "Historical Copies Chronographi...

Designed by Robert William Hume (British, London 1816–1904 Long Island City)

Tappan's Store, Pearl Street, New York

Tappan's Store, Pearl Street, New York

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

[Cutler Street, Houndsditch]

[Cutler Street, Houndsditch]

Kennedy, 292 (second state). Coll. marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342) and H. G. Whittemore (Lugt 1384a). Title and other information from Beall. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the co... more

Venetian Street Scene

Venetian Street Scene

Hercules Brabazon Brabazon (British, Paris 1821–1906 Oaklands, London)

The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770 by a party of the 29th Regt. / engrav'd, printed & sold by Paul Revere, Boston.

The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 177...

Print shows British troops firing on a group of citizens on a street in Boston, Massachusetts, with the Royal Custom House known as "Butcher's Hall" on the right, the First Church and Town House in the backgrou... more

To be performed at the Brattle Street Church on Wednesday, February 19, 1800 Ode I. From Vernon's Mount behold the Hero rise! ... Ode II. That matchless form which aw'd the world ... [Boston] From the Chronicle-Press by R. Rhoades. [1800].

To be performed at the Brattle Street Church on Wednesday, February 19...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Washington, George.; Odes on his deatg.; Not in Ford. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printe... more

Street Crowd

Street Crowd

Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born Switzerland), Lausanne 1859–1923 Paris)

Metal Bracket Supporting a Street lamp, St. Honoré
[Map of B Street Sewer and associated ponds, Washington D.C.].

[Map of B Street Sewer and associated ponds, Washington D.C.].

Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Includes cross-section of sewer, ponds, and associated masonry structures. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

[High Street, Brussels]

[High Street, Brussels]

Kennedy, 358 (second state). Signed with butterfly on plate and in pencil. Coll. marks: H. G. Whittemore (Lugt suppl. 1384a) and Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342). Title and other information from Beall. American pr... more

Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and lands binding thereon : [Washington D.C.].

Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and lands binding...

Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Alternate title at upper right: Barnard & others. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. In... more

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete American railroad and steam navigation guide and route book ... Price 25 cents .... Dinsmore & Co., Publishers. No. 8 Spruce Street, New-York. For sale everywhere.

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete Ame...

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 122, Folder 21.

Old Street in Rouen

Old Street in Rouen

A. Paul Artigue (French, active 19th century)

[Hansom cab, Wimpole Street]

[Hansom cab, Wimpole Street]

Kennedy, 286. Signed with butterfly on plate, in pencil, and on verso. Pencil note on verso: 1st proof, butterfly imp. Coll. marks: H. G. Whittemore (Lugt suppl. 1384a); Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342). Title and ... more

A Peep into Tottenham Street or Dillitanti Performers in Training

A Peep into Tottenham Street or Dillitanti Performers in Training

Charles Williams (British, active 1797–1830)

Thermo lamp. This recent, extraordinary, and celebrated discovery, was exhibited, on Monday evening last, at the Columbian Museum ... The next exhibition ... will take place at the Museum, No. 80, Greenwich street, to-morrow evening, at 6 o'cloc

Thermo lamp. This recent, extraordinary, and celebrated discovery, was...

2101 E 7 29 My 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $10,00.; On verso: 2101E7 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera... more

Blowing-up the Pic-Nic's;–or–Harlequin Quixote Attacking the Puppets, vide Tottenham Street Pantomime
Francis Pic, in the rear of Colonel Gamble's store, on the Main Street, just arrived from Philadelphia, takes the liberty of informing the ladies and gentlemen of Richmond that he has for sale, an elegant assortment of millinery ... Richmond May

Francis Pic, in the rear of Colonel Gamble's store, on the Main Street...

Imprint 2.; Millinery. 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 181, Folder 16.

The late theatre in Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Destroy'd by Fire in 1820

The late theatre in Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Destroy'd by Fire i...

Drawn & Published by W. Birch near Bristol, 1804. Gilbert Fox Aquafortus. Dated on plate. Restrike. LC, 43546. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Theaters; Ar... more

To rent, a three story house, on the main street in this City, few doors from the Courthouse. This house is well calculated to accomodate a genteel family, and is in complete repair. The terms may be known by application to John Beale. Richmond,

To rent, a three story house, on the main street in this City, few doo...

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 181, Folder 21.

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Floor plan and sketched elevation]

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st S...

Reference copy available in LOT 4249 (R). Conservation control number 8.99.815.14

Schuylkill Bridge, High Street, Philadelphia

Schuylkill Bridge, High Street, Philadelphia

Print shows view of the Schuylkill Bridge with an inset showing the bridge covered. Title from item.

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Floor plan with sketches]

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st S...

Reference copy available in LOT 4249 (R). Conservation control number 8.99.815.13

Graduation of 17th Street West shewing the continuation of the War Office drain : [Washington D.C.] /

Graduation of 17th Street West shewing the continuation of the War Off...

Longitudinal section. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: 1804. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and cross-section of drain. Available also through the Library of Con... more

Schuylkill Bridge High Street Philadelphia / [drawn by W. Birch ; engraved by S. Seymour].

Schuylkill Bridge High Street Philadelphia / [drawn by W. Birch ; engr...

Print shows a view of the Schuylkill Bridge at High Street, Philadelphia, with exposed frame structure prior to being enclosed; insert at bottom center shows a view of the bridge as covered. On the left, a man ... more

Regulating and paving streets. Proposals in writing, will be received at the office of the street commissioner, in the City-Hall, until Thursday, the 6th of November, for the following purposes, viz ... [Signed] John S. Hunn, Street- Commissione

Regulating and paving streets. Proposals in writing, will be received ...

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 113, Folder 22.

Sale at auction [Woodcut] on Friday the 2nd day of October next, will be sold without reserve, at the lumber house lately occupied by Messers. Wm. Mackenzie & Co. on the cross street leading to Shockoe warehouse ... Taylor & Brown, V. M's. [Rich

Sale at auction [Woodcut] on Friday the 2nd day of October next, will ...

Imprint 3.; Auction. 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 182, Folder 6.

[Blank book plates sold by James P. Parke. No. 75 Chestnut Street 8 to a page].

[Blank book plates sold by James P. Parke. No. 75 Chestnut Street 8 to...

Two printings of same item on single folded sheet. 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... more

Odd Fellows from Downing Street Complaining to John Bull

Odd Fellows from Downing Street Complaining to John Bull

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Joint Stock Street

Joint Stock Street

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)