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Topic: trade

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[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of his trade; on the hood over the furnace is a portrait of an unidentified man]

[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Voarchadvmia contra alchi'miam: ars distincta ab archimi'a, & sophia: cum additionibus: proportionibus: numeris: & figuris opportunis. Venetiis : 1530. Published in: T... more

Trade Card of Samuel Spencer, Furniture Maker

Trade Card of Samuel Spencer, Furniture Maker

Samuel Spencer (British, late 17th–early 18th century)

Foreign Merchants in Japanese Trade Port
coat of arms from "The Citizens Complaint for want of Trade, or the Trades-mans Outcry for lack of Money. [In verse.] By G. M"

coat of arms from "The Citizens Complaint for want of Trade, or the Tr...

This image has been taken from scan 000002 from "The Citizens Complaint for want of Trade, or the Trades-mans Outcry for lack of Money. [In verse.] By G. M". The title and subject terms of this image have been ... more

A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest observations & discoveries in several different projections including the trade winds, monsoons, variation of the compass, and illustrated with a coelestial planisphere, the various systems of Ptolomy, Copernicus, and Tycho Brahe together with ye apearances of the planets &c. /

A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest...

Relief shown pictorially. Insets: The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Equinoctial -- The northern coelestial hemisphere -- A projection of ye world upon equidistant meridians and parallels -- The nort... more

Trade Card of Isaac Puller, Furniture Maker

Trade Card of Isaac Puller, Furniture Maker

Issued by Isaac Puller (British, active early 18th century)

By His Excellency, Joseph Dudley, Esq. Captain General and Governor in Chief, in and over His Majesties Provinces of the Massachusetts-Bay and New-Hampshire in New-England. A proclamation against commerce & trade with the French of Canada, Cape

By His Excellency, Joseph Dudley, Esq. Captain General and Governor in...

Positive Photostat.; Proclamation.; 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 ... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place. According to ye newest and most exact observations,

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market." "To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humb... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland, &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place.

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Printed for Tho: Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and Iohn Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill." "To Wil. Paterson, Esq; this map of the West Ind... more

Trade Card of Richard Hand, The Oldest Original Chelsey Bunn Baker

Trade Card of Richard Hand, The Oldest Original Chelsey Bunn Baker

Said to be designed by William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Allegory of Trade
A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to shew the situation & importance of the two westernmost settlements of Canada for the fur trade.

A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to shew the sit...

Scale ca. 1:75,000. LC copy has printed title with incorrect date [i.e. 1781] glued in lower right margin. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 770 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a r... more

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the r...

Relief shown pictorially. Second impression of 1st ed. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 38 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late ... more

A map of the British and French dominions in North America with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British and French dominions in North America with the ro...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Spine title: Map of North America. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. First impression of 1st ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy annotated in ink. LC copy im... more

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the r...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Second ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 40 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those c... more

A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counties are laid down from actual surveys. With a concise account of the number of inhabitants, the trade, soil, and produce of that Province.

A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counties are la...

Scale ca. 1:400,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Williamsburg. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1440 Av... more

We the shopkeepers of Philadelphia, and places adjacent, whose names are hereunto subscribed, labouring under many and great difficulties in the present languishing condition of trade in this City, partly owing to the unrestrained liberties of v

We the shopkeepers of Philadelphia, and places adjacent, whose names a...

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 143, Folder 2.

To the merchants and other inhabitants of Pennsylvania. [Recommending canals between the Susquehanna and Schuylkill and the Chesapeake and the Delaware] [Signed] A friend to trade. Philadelphia. Dec. 13, 1771.

To the merchants and other inhabitants of Pennsylvania. [Recommending ...

Positive Photostat. 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 143, Folder 18.

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the r...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. First impression of 3d ed. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude west from London." LC copy two imperfect: Deteriorated in upper portion. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789,... more

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the r...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Second impression of 3d ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 42 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late s... more

A map of the British colonies in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

A map of the British colonies in North America, with the roads, distan...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Fourth ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 43 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those c... more

To the respectable inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. Friends and Fellow Citizens! [On trade and representation in the next Congress] By order of the Committee. Isaac Low, Chairman. New York, 29th March, 1775 [New York: Printed by J

To the respectable inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. Fri...

Evans 14320.; Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Mch 29, 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; Portfo... more

A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His Majesty's Surveyor General of Lands for the Northern District of North America,

A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orde...

Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image... more

To the public. Being informed that many of out Fellow-Citizens entertain apprehensions that we may continue as usual to transact trade and business in this city, by which means they fear there will be continual infractions of the association: we

To the public. Being informed that many of out Fellow-Citizens enterta...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Mch 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 107, Folder 23.

A map of the middle British colonies in North America. First published by Lewis Evans, of Philadelphia, in 1755; and since corrected and improved, as also extended, with the addition of New England, and bordering parts of Canada; from actual surveys now lying at the Board of Trade.

A map of the middle British colonies in North America. First published...

Scale ca. 1:2,350,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, list of townships, distance charts, and inset "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c... more

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. origt. ; G--rm--e, N--h & Co. excr.

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. ...

Print shows a ragged family driven to poverty probably through the policies and actions of the Earl of Bute, George Germain, and Lord North, with some able assistence by former Massachusetts governor Francis Be... more

Charles Alexandre de Calonne to Thomas Jefferson, 1785, American Whale Oil Trade; Extract in French
The funeral of Trade, who died of a mortal stab receiv'd on the 13th of June 1785

The funeral of Trade, who died of a mortal stab receiv'd on the 13th o...

"A scene near one of the City quays: empty warehouses on the right; dismantled ships in the background (left) with brooms at their mastheads showing that they are for sale..." (Source: George)

Thomas Jefferson to Francis Coffyn, et al, May 31, 1786, Tobacco Trade Regulations
Thomas Jefferson to John Bondfield, May 31, 1786, Tobacco Trade Regulations
Charles Gravier, Comte de Vergennes to Thomas Jefferson, May 30, 1786, Tobacco Trade Regulations; in French
John Jay to United States Congress, August 3, 1786, Extract from Report on Commodity Trade with "Spanish America"

John Jay to United States Congress, August 3, 1786, Extract from Repor...

Extract from Report on Commodity Trade with "Spanish America"

Thomas Jefferson to William Macarty, May 9, 1786, American Whale Oil Trade
James Madison, 1787, Fragment of Document on Foreign Trade; Sent to Thomas Jefferson

James Madison, 1787, Fragment of Document on Foreign Trade; Sent to Th...

Fragment of Document on Foreign Trade; Sent to Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson to Andre Limozin, September 22, 1787, two same date; Duties on Trade with France
Thomas Jefferson to American Consuls in France, January 15, 1789, Circular Letter on Whale Oil Trade
Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

Illustration shows the reversal of roles for slaves and slave masters, with former slaves now in the role of the slave master. No known restrictions on publication. Forms part of British Cartoon Prints Collect... more

General Description or Africa relative to it's Geographical Subdivisión, Trade, Produce, & c
House of Representatives, December 15, 1790, Resolution on Mediterranean Trade
The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human flesh exemplified in Captn. Kimber's treatment of a young Negro girl of 15 for her virjen (sic) modesty.

The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human...

Print shows sailor on a slave ship suspending an African girl by her ankle from a rope over a pulley. Captain John Kimber stands on the left with a whip in his hand. Title from item. Attributed to I. Cruikshank... more

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degrees

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degre...

Print shows George III sitting at a table with the Queen and two of his daughters, and the Queen's Keeper of the Robes, Juliana Elizabeth Schwellenbergen holding a bottle of "Brandy", discussing the use of suga... more

, February 13, 1793, U.S. Trade with Netherlands
, February 13, 1793, U.S. Trade with Spain
Rousire, July 18, 1793, Deposition on U.S. Trade, in French
To the Merchants and Masters of Vessels Employed in the Coasting Trade &c. This chart of the East coast of England and Scotland from the Humber to Aberdeen is most Respectfully Dedicated by their obliged Humble Servant William Heather [Mapa]

To the Merchants and Masters of Vessels Employed in the Coasting Trade...

Carta arrumbada que comprende la costa nororiental de Inglaterra desde el cabo Spurn y la suroriental de Escocia hasta la ciudd de Aberdeen

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)

Traite des Nègres (The Slave Trade)
To the Merchants, and Masters of Vessels, Employed in the Coasting Trade, &C. This chart of the East Coast of England is most respectfully dedicated by Their obliged and humble Servant Wm. Heather [Mapa]

To the Merchants, and Masters of Vessels, Employed in the Coasting Tra...

Comprende la costa oriental de Inglaterra desde el cabo Psurn hasta Orford Ness

Title page of James Madison, An Examination of the British Doctrine Which Subjects to Capture a Neutral Trade Not Open in Time of Peace (Phila.?, 1806?)

Title page of James Madison, An Examination of the British Doctrine Wh...

Illus. in: James Madison, An Examination of the British Doctrine Which Subjects to Capture a Neutral Trade Not Open in Time of Peace (Phila.?, 1806?), title page. This record contains unverified, old data from ... more

Allegory of the Baker's Trade

Allegory of the Baker's Trade

Johannes Petrus van Horstok (Dutch, Overveen near Haarlem 1745–1825 Haarlem)