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[The Triumph of Time]

[The Triumph of Time]

Allegorical representation of Time, winged man, on chariot pulled by two deer. Signed with monogram on plate. Inscription: Tempus edax...aut fuerint. Part of series: Six triumphs described by Petrarch. Bartsch,... more

An elderly winged man with a long beard walking with crutches, possibly representing Time gesturing towards a young child holding a sieve

An elderly winged man with a long beard walking with crutches, possibl...

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

An allegory of the rising sun, a naked man wearing a shroud and accompanied Father Time is being drawn by horses

An allegory of the rising sun, a naked man wearing a shroud and accomp...

Giulio Bonasone was an Italian painter and engraver born in Bologna. He possibly studied painting under Lorenzo Sabbatini, and painted a Purgatory for the church of San Stefano, but all his paintings have been ... more

Father Time at the right leaning on a scythe, three naked boys and eagle at the left

Father Time at the right leaning on a scythe, three naked boys and eag...

Giulio Bonasone was an Italian painter and engraver born in Bologna. He possibly studied painting under Lorenzo Sabbatini, and painted a Purgatory for the church of San Stefano, but all his paintings have been ... more

Time

Time

Engraved by Enea Vico (Italian, Parma 1523–1567 Ferrara)

The Triumph of Time from The Triumphs of Petrarch

The Triumph of Time from The Triumphs of Petrarch

Attributed to Dirk Volckertsz Coornhert (Netherlandish, Amsterdam 1519/22–1590 Gouda)

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Rvdimenta mathematica, haec in duos digeruntur libros, quorum prior geometriae tradit principia seu prima elementa .... [Basileae : In officina H. Petri, 1551]. Publis... more

[A horizontal sundial]

[A horizontal sundial]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Orontii Finei Delphinatis, regii mathematicarvm professoris, De solaribus horologiis, & quadrantibus, libri quatuor. Sequens pagina summa librorum capita tibi expediet... more

The Triumph of Time

The Triumph of Time

Philips Galle (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp)

The Triumph of Time

The Triumph of Time

Philips Galle (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp)

[Allegorical representation of Time rewarding Industry and punishing Indolence] / M. de vos, inventor ; R. Sadler [sic] scalps. et excud.

[Allegorical representation of Time rewarding Industry and punishing I...

Bradley Collection. Inscription: Praemia virtutum .. Pigritiae.

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time; verso: Design for a column

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time; verso: Desi...

Pieter Verbruggen the Younger (Flemish, Antwerp 1648–1691 Antwerp)

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time; verso: Design for a sepulchral monument

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time; verso: Desi...

Pieter Verbruggen the Younger (Flemish, Antwerp 1648–1691 Antwerp)

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time

Design for a sepulchral monument with an allegory of Time

Pieter Verbruggen the Younger (Flemish, Antwerp 1648–1691 Antwerp)

Bird from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing a gentlewoman named M. Vincent ... With her Examination, Confession and true discovery of all t[he] proceedings ... Whereunto is added Andersons Repentance w[ho] was executed ... the 18 of May 16[16]. [In verse.] B.L"

Bird from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murt...

This image has been taken from scan 000029 from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing ... more

strangling from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing a gentlewoman named M. Vincent ... With her Examination, Confession and true discovery of all t[he] proceedings ... Whereunto is added Andersons Repentance w[ho] was executed ... the 18 of May 16[16]. [In verse.] B.L"

strangling from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one tim...

This image has been taken from scan 000007 from "A pittilesse Mother. That most unnaturally at one time murthe[red] two of her owne Children at Acton ... uppon holy thursday last 1616, the ninth of May. Beeing ... more

Whereas the lawes published by the Honourable General Court, Lib. 1. Pag. 76 Sect. 3 Do require all townes from time to time to dispose of single persons and inmates within their towns to service, or otherwise. [Massachusetts, 1668] [Positive Ph

Whereas the lawes published by the Honourable General Court, Lib. 1. P...

Notice to constables to acquaint the selectmen that the court expects the laws to be attended to.; Mss. additions dated Aug. 24, 1668.; Not in Evans.; Ford. No. 37. Available also through the Library of Congres... more

Actor Sawamura Kodenji as a Woman at the Time of the Tanabata Festival

Actor Sawamura Kodenji as a Woman at the Time of the Tanabata Festival

Torii Kiyonobu (Japanese, 1664–1729) Edo period (1615–1868)

By the Honourable John Nanfan, His Majesties Lieut Governour and Commander in chief in and over the Province of New York ... A proclamation. Whereas it hath pleased Almighty God in the time of my absence from this Province, to take unto himself

By the Honourable John Nanfan, His Majesties Lieut Governour and Comma...

Evans 1008.; On verso: 758. II P.R.O., June 1, 1701, Cal. 1701, No. 758 II. Evans 1008. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML... more

To the publick. The booksellers of the town of Boston. Unwilling to impose on the publick by printing their private disputes in the newspapers … and at the same time (in justice to themselves) desirous of making their answer to Dr. Ames as publi

To the publick. The booksellers of the town of Boston. Unwilling to im...

Positive Photostat.; Ames, Nathaniel.; 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; Portfol... more

Time Smoking a Picture

Time Smoking a Picture

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Time Smoking a Picture

Time Smoking a Picture

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Time Smoking a Picture

Time Smoking a Picture

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

To the freeholders and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen. From an earnest desire to avoid all occasion of heat and party spirit, at a time when so much depends on our Union and harmony ... But as Mr. Livingston, absolutely r

To the freeholders and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Ge...

Imprint 3.; Political campaign.; On verso: S; Jan. 9, 1769. 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;... more

To the freeholders and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen. To pretend to prove what cannot be denied, would be wasting time to no purpose ... to request the votes and interests of the freeholders and freemen for John Cruger,

To the freeholders and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Ge...

Imprint 3.; Political campaign.; On verso: S; Jan. 9, 1769. 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;... more

[Number III.] A letter to the majority of the General Assembly of Liliput. Gentlemen. Though a free people may for while submit to the influence of their rulers, yet there is a time when they will awake from their lethgary, when the spirit of pa

[Number III.] A letter to the majority of the General Assembly of Lili...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; 1768 ?. 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 104, Folder 31b.

A letter, from Tom Bowline, to his worthy messmates, the renowned Sons of Neptune, belonging to the Port of New-York. My dear boys. As the time is approching, in which the ship, with the East India company's tea may be expected to arrive, and be

A letter, from Tom Bowline, to his worthy messmates, the renowned Sons...

Imprint 2.; East India company.; On verso: S; 1773. 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; Portfol... more

To the inhabitants of New York. My dear friends and fellow citizens. At a time when slavery is clanking her infernal chains, and tyranny stands ready with goads and whips to enforce obedience to her despotic and cruel mandates .... [Signed] Plai

To the inhabitants of New York. My dear friends and fellow citizens. A...

Evans 13658.; On verso: 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 107, Folder 14a.

To the worthy inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. Fellow countrymen, Your committee of fifty-one having laid before you their proceedings on Thursday evenings, I should not have troubled you at this time had not eleven of the committ

To the worthy inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. Fellow c...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; July 9, 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 13.

To the citizens of New-York. December 30, 1775. Fellow-Citizens. The design of electing a new Assembly at this time, is plainly to distract your attention ... [Signed] A poor Man. [blank] [New York, 1775].

To the citizens of New-York. December 30, 1775. Fellow-Citizens. The d...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Dec 30, 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 108, Folder 41.

To the freemen, freeholders, and other inhabitants of the City of New York. My friends, and fellow citizens. You cannot possibly be ignorant, that the inverate foes of America freedom (in this City) have for a long time past, been indefatigable

To the freemen, freeholders, and other inhabitants of the City of New ...

Title.; Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Jan 19, 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 10... more

To the Free-Holders of New-Town. My friends and fellow-townsmen! We are now called upon to oppose the encroachments, which, for some time past, have been made upon our rights and liberty .... [Signed] A New-Town free holder. Newton, April 2d, 17

To the Free-Holders of New-Town. My friends and fellow-townsmen! We ar...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Apr 3, 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 108, Folder 1.

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.

Orders to be observed during the time of fires by the inhabitants .. [Stringent directions to be observed by the inhabitants and the military] Given at Head-Quarters in Boston, this eighteenth day of November, 1775. [Boston: Printed by John Howe

Orders to be observed during the time of fires by the inhabitants .. [...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 504. 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

To all true whigs, and particularly to such as are independent electors of the City and County of New York. Gentlemen. The conduct of several of the magistrates of this City, having for a considerable time to notoriously inimical and unfriendly

To all true whigs, and particularly to such as are independent elector...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Sept 28, 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 108, Folder 36.

Ship Dutchess of Gordon, Off New York, 18th Dec. 1775. Sir, I lose no time in transmitting to you herewith, a letter I this morning received from Captain Parker, of his Majesty's Ship Phoenix, communicating certain instructions he has received f

Ship Dutchess of Gordon, Off New York, 18th Dec. 1775. Sir, I lose no ...

Evans 14298.; On verso: S; Dec 18, 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 108, Folder 44.

To the freemen and freeholders of New York. Gentlemen. As the time of election for representatives, to serve in the General Assembly, is near at hand I beg leave to propose the following gentlemen for your approbation, viz. Thomas Smith, John Sc

To the freemen and freeholders of New York. Gentlemen. As the time of ...

Evans 15105.; On verso: S; Jan 18, 1776. 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 109, Folder 4a.

In observance of the Colony-writ to me directed, these are in the name of the government of the Massachusetts-Bay, to will and require you forthwith to cause the Freeholders and other inhabitants of your town … to assemble at such time and place

In observance of the Colony-writ to me directed, these are in the name...

Filled in in mss. for Berkshire to the selectment of Jericho and dated at Pittsfield. 29 April 1776 and signed by Israel Dickinson sheriff.; Ford 2015.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

In the House of representatives, February 13, 1776. Whereas it appears to this Court, that it will be greatly conducive to the safety and welfare of this and the other colonies, at a time of common danger, that a committee be chosen in each town

In the House of representatives, February 13, 1776. Whereas it appears...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: 504. 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 act for confiscating the property of all such persons, as are inimical to the United States, and of such persons as shall not in a certain time therein mentioned, appear and submit to this state, whether they shall be received as citizens the

An act for confiscating the property of all such persons, as are inimi...

Not in Evans.; On verso: Package 11; 1777 P.R.O. C.O.5. 176, F. 7; 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 ... more

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives, February 17th, 1778. Voted, That one suitable person be appointed in each regiment of militia in this State, and furnished with proper sums of money from time to time out of the treasury .

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives, February 17th...

Not in Evans.; Imprint 2.; On verso: Vote Feb 17.1778, Appointing of persons to fill up the Army. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text... more

State of New Hampshire. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one. An act to ascertain the time for the old continental bills now current in this State, to be received into the Treasury for taxes ... In Council June 30,

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

Imprint 3.; On verso: Warner. 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 88, Folder 31.

[Lady MacBeth] [Act, 5th--'One, two; why then 'tis time to do't / / painted by H. Fuseli ; engrved by J.R. Smith].

[Lady MacBeth] [Act, 5th--'One, two; why then 'tis time to do't / / pa...

Lady MacBeth walking in her sleep, full-length view, carrying candle; a man and a woman observe from a bench on the right in the background.

An act for appointing deputies from this Commonwealth to a convention proposed to be held in the City of Philadelphia in May next, for the purpose of revising the federal constitution ... November 9, 1786, read the third time and passed the Hous

An act for appointing deputies from this Commonwealth to a convention ...

Copy or original in Washington papers 237 no.11 Mss. Div.; Evans 20101.; On verso: {stamp} Gift Herbert Putnam Sept. 22 1938; {stamp} Issued by the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission Sol Bl... more

To the independent electors of the City of New York. There was a time when a majority of the citizens of New-York were so opposed to lawyers as members of the legislature, that a single gentleman of that profession, though confessedly a man of a

To the independent electors of the City of New York. There was a time ...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 21501.; On verso, Copy 1: 2-87-245.31; S; Apr 27, 1788.; On verso, Copy 2 and Copy 3: {stamp} Gift Herbert Putnam Sept, 22 1938. {stamp} ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION... more

Congress of the United States, begun and held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday, the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine. The Conventions of a number of the states having, at the time of their adopting the constitutio

Congress of the United States, begun and held at the City of New-York,...

Evans 22202.; On verso of Copy 1 and Copy 2: [Stamp] Gift HERBERT PUTNAM SEPT. 22 1938; [Stamp] Issued by the United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission, Sol Bloom, Director General, Washington D.C... more

Dispatch

Dispatch

Print shows a man, holding a large club labeled "Procrastination" over his head, saying "I hate delay"; he is about to strike Father Time who cries "Murder, Murder." Father Time's hourglass and scythe are alrea... more

The Full Moon at the Time of the Imo Harvest

The Full Moon at the Time of the Imo Harvest

Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806) Edo period (1615–1868)

Once Upon a Time (A Book of Ghost Stories) (Imawa mukashi)

Once Upon a Time (A Book of Ghost Stories) (Imawa mukashi)

Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819) Edo period (1615–1868)

Second 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 twenty-fourth of October, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-one. An act granting farther time

Second Congress of the United States. At the first session, begun and ...

Not in Evans.; On p. [4]: P.S. 14 Thos. Jefferson 1791 2 50; 1792. 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. ... more

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives. December 29, 1791. Whereas a resolve passed the General Court, June 13th, 1791, providing for the payment of outstanding taxes, and the time limited therein for the selectmen to compleat t

State of New Hampshire. In the House of representatives. December 29, ...

Imprint 3.; On verso: 50927 '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 Collection; Portfolio 89, Folder 14.