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[Savannah & its fortifications.

[Savannah & its fortifications.

Scale ca. 1:5,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1580 Available also throug... more

Draught of St. Johns River in the Bay of Funday

Draught of St. Johns River in the Bay of Funday

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink with ink wash on eight irregularly shaped sheets of paper, following the course of the river. Some spots of red pigment, apparently accidental. M... more

Bowles's New pocket guide through England & Wales : comprehending all the great & principal cross roads, with the distances on each measured in miles

Bowles's New pocket guide through England & Wales : comprehending all ...

Relief shown pictorially. Title from label affixed to box lid. Title on label affixed to box front: England. LC copy imperfect: Three pieces missing. Puzzle outline irregular. Available also through the Library... more

Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties.

Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties.

Shows names of some residents. Map on 2 sheets sectioned and pasted together. LC Land ownership maps, 1333 Includes historical references. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima... more

A chorographical map, of the country, round Philadelphia. Carte particuliere, des environs de Philadelphie.

A chorographical map, of the country, round Philadelphia. Carte partic...

Scale ca. 1:800,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Genl. Howe's track" from Elk River to Philadelphia, "Genl. Washington's track," and "Grand American Winter Camp, Jan. 1778" at Valley Forge. LC Maps of Nort... more

Conclusion de la campagne de 1781 en Virginie. Le Marquis de la Fayette ... peint par L. le Paon peintre de Bataille de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par N. le Mire des Academies Imperiales et Royales et de celle des Siences sic et Arts de Rouen et de Lille

Conclusion de la campagne de 1781 en Virginie. Le Marquis de la Fayett...

Print shows Marquis de Lafayette, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing uniform and holding two swords in left hand while directing American troops during the battle at Yorktown; a black soldier... more

Just published a catalogue of new books, sold wholesale and retail by W. Spotswood, printer & bookseller; Front-Street, West-side, between Market and Chestnut-Streets, next door but one to the Custom-House .... [Philadelphia: W. Spotswood, 178-?

Just published a catalogue of new books, sold wholesale and retail by ...

Catalogue.; Not in Evans.; 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 147, Folder 13.

Plano de las aguadas de S. Juan y S. Franco. & Anasco en la ysla de Puerto Rico.

Plano de las aguadas de S. Juan y S. Franco. & Anasco en la ysla de Pu...

Scale ca. 1:43,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with north to the left. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 760 Available... more

[Savannah.

[Savannah.

Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Unfinished plan. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a horn within a shield with JW below] Oriented with north toward the lower right. On verso: My M. Blimes. LC Maps of North... more

General Washington

General Washington

Hart 742. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. "Engraved for Murrays History of the American War" printed above image. Associated name on shelflist card: Robson, T.

Nouvelle carte de la partie occidentale de Dalmatie : dressée sur les lieux

Nouvelle carte de la partie occidentale de Dalmatie : dressée sur les ...

Covers the Dalmatian littoral region and the nearby islands. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Hand colored in red to emphasize the northwestern boundary of Dalmatia. Prime me... more

Carte nouvelle des posséssions angloises en Amérique. Dressée pour l'intelligence de la guerre présente et divisée suivant les prétensions des Angloises.

Carte nouvelle des posséssions angloises en Amérique. Dressée pour l'i...

Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Hand colored. "Dég. de longitude occidentale de l'isle de Fer." Relief shown pictorially. Map sold "Chez le Sr. Moithey, ... et chez Crepy." LC copy imperfect: Left edge missing. Includes... more

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of October, 1780. An act for collecting and storing a quantity of provisions, for the use of the Continental army and the f

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Conn...

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 3, Folder 55.

Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780.

Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780.

Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1553 Available also through the Library of... more

Descripcion hidografica, que comprehende la America septentrional, desde la Punta, y Rio de Sn. Juan, hasta Filadelfia, con sus yslas, bajos y sondas adjacentes:

Descripcion hidografica, que comprehende la America septentrional, des...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and 3 profiles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ... more

Carta de la isla de San Christoval,

Carta de la isla de San Christoval,

Scale ca. 1:68,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1992 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes compilat... more

Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de Vernet

Le port de Fredericsbourg dans l'Amérique gravée d'aprés le tableau de...

Print of an idealized, European view of the port at Fredericksburg, Virginia, with ships in the harbor and a fort at the entrance to the port. Title from item. Stamped on lower right corner: Map Division Librar... more

Seal Blonde, New-York, 21st July, 1780. Whereas Doubts have arisen how far Masters and Mates of Vessels can justify to their Owners abroad, an Offer of their Service to Admiral ARBUTHNOT, according to his most earnest Invitation; .... New-York,

Seal Blonde, New-York, 21st July, 1780. Whereas Doubts have arisen how...

Printed aboard the Blonde, New York harbor?; Another copy in George Washington Papers (Ms. Sir.), v. 145, no. 104.; On verso: 1625T 11757. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: ... more

[Savannah.

[Savannah.

Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a horn within a shield with JW below] Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1582 ... more

Plan de la ville, port, et rade de Newport, avec une partie de Rhode-Island occupée par l'armée française aux ordres de Mr. Le comte de Rochambeau, et de l'escadre française commandée.

Plan de la ville, port, et rade de Newport, avec une partie de Rhode-I...

Scale ca. 1:26,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by form lines and shading. Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and positions of French naval vessels. Oriented with nor... more

Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina under command of His Excellence Sir Henry Clinton and under direction of ... Collonel Mount-Crieff as chief ingener, this town was surrendered with capitulation the 12. May 1780 after 6 weeks and 3 days siege.

Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina under command of H...

Scale ca. 1:11,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers. Ships shown pictorially. On verso: Siege of Charles Town, ... more

Go

Go

Print shows several children fighting during a game of "go." Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Karako asobi : Chinese... more

[Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes.

[Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes.

Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of Nort... more

The polygamical doctor

The polygamical doctor

"Dr. Madan (pilloried as the author of Thelyphthora a treatise on female ruin ... which advocated polygamy) is seated on a chair against the wall (right) at the back of the room; he rests his chin on two books ... more

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Riv...

Scale ca. 1:240,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1464 Available also thro... more

A map, Middlesex County.

A map, Middlesex County.

Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Middlesex County by B. Morgan, A. Dunham [and] J. Rue. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC ... more

Plan de l'armée de Cornwallis attaquée et faitte prisonière dans York Town, le 19 8bre par l'armée combinée francaise et americaine,

Plan de l'armée de Cornwallis attaquée et faitte prisonière dans York ...

Scale ca. 1:15,000. Relief shown by hachures. In upper left corner, covered by blank piece of paper: Dedié à M. de Vault, Lieutt. Gal. des armées du roi. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789,... more

A new map of the British colonies in North America, shewing the seat of the present war, taken from the best surveys, compared with and improved from manuscripts of several noblemen and gentlemen.

A new map of the British colonies in North America, shewing the seat o...

Scale ca. 1:3,340,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Published by John Andrews and John Harris. Includes listing of "References to the names of the counties not inserted in this map." Availa... more

In Council, April 12, 1781. Sir. Having received an application from the Commanding officer to strengthen our army below, and being very unwilling to harrass the militia, more than shall be absolutely unavoidable we are in hopes an immediate and

In Council, April 12, 1781. Sir. Having received an application from t...

Imprint 2.; 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 179, Folder 2.

[Coast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts from Great Boars Head to Marblehead Harbor.

[Coast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts from Great Boars Head to Mar...

Scale ca. 1:52,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and upper and lower margins. Publication information trimmed from lower margin. Shows coast of... 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.

A map or chart of the Mosquito Shore : with the islands, keys, rocks and shoals, adjacent to (or between) it and Iamaica /

A map or chart of the Mosquito Shore : with the islands, keys, rocks a...

Depths shown by soundings. "The delineater haven had many oppertunitys since the above period, to the yar 1781 to corect and adjust his own observat[ion]s bi compareing with those of many of the kings ships and... more

In Council, March 26, 1781. Sir. I inclose you by express, three acts of the last session of Assembly for ascertaining the number of militia in the state; exempting artificers employed at iron works from militia duty, and remedying the incovenie

In Council, March 26, 1781. Sir. I inclose you by express, three acts ...

Evans 17411. 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 179, Folder 1b.

[Bay of Pensacola, fortification.

[Bay of Pensacola, fortification.

Scale 1:600; 50 ft. to an in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows Fort George. Includes index to points of intere... more

Plan d'York en Virginie avec les attaques faites par les Armées françoise et américaine en 8bre. 1781.

Plan d'York en Virginie avec les attaques faites par les Armées franço...

Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1466 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AA... more

State of Connecticut. By the governor. Whereas by the Act of the General Assembly, passed in November last, laying a tax of one penny half-penny on the pound, payable in flour and grain, the receivers in the respective towns, are specially enjoi

State of Connecticut. By the governor. Whereas by the Act of the Gener...

Positive Photostat.; 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 3, Folder 58.

In Council. January 19, 1781. Sir. The invasion of our country by the enemy at the close of the late session of Assembly their pushing immediately to this place, the dispersion of the publick papers, which for the purpose of saving them necessar

In Council. January 19, 1781. Sir. The invasion of our country by the ...

Evans 17410. 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 179, Folder 1a.

America independent: An oratorial entertainment. [n. p. 1781.].

America independent: An oratorial entertainment. [n. p. 1781.].

Manuscript notation after the title: performed at the Chevr De la Luzerne, Minister of France, March 21, 1781.; Not in Evans.; On verso: 002894.32C. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in t... more

Wercke der Finsternis / D Chodowiecki del & sc 1781.

Wercke der Finsternis / D Chodowiecki del & sc 1781.

Print shows publisher Johann Thomas von Trattner as a highway man with two cohorts holding up publisher Friedrich Nicolai; von Trattner has a hold on Nicolai's collar, as his helpers, standing at the opening of... more

Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island, survey'd in the years 1781, & 82.

Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island, survey'd...

Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by shading. Soundings shown in feet. Shows roads and fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1100 Av... more

Hanetsuki no danjo

Hanetsuki no danjo

Print shows a young man lifting a young woman who is holding aloft a badminton paddle. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Hashi... more

A comfortable dish of tea in high-life

A comfortable dish of tea in high-life

Print shows two wealthy and fashionable European women sitting in a room with pets including a dog, a cat, a monkey, a squirrel, and birds being served tea by an African servant. Not found in British Museum Cat... more

West Indies, from the best authorities.

West Indies, from the best authorities.

Scale ca. 1:16,000,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Florida, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1709 Available also throug... more

State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, February session, 1782. Whereas great frauds have been committed, and the recruiting service greatly injured by designing persons engaging recruits for the continental servic

State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly,...

Evans 17700.; 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 165, Folder 11.

A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in North America /

A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in No...

Also shows islands, rocks, channels, shoals, and towns and roads along coast. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In upper right margin: Political Mag., Nov. 1782. Phillips. Maps of America. LC... more

Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Armée américaine et le Gl. Clinton l'Armée anglaise, le 28 juin 1778.

Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Arm...

Scale ca. 1:30,500. Relief shown by hachures. From Michel René Hilliard d'Auberteuil's Essais historiques et politique sur les Anglo-Américains. Atlas. 1782. Includes "Explication des chifres." LC Maps of North... more

Terra Sancta que in Sacris Terra Promissionis ol : Palestina.

Terra Sancta que in Sacris Terra Promissionis ol : Palestina.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Proclamation. The goodness of the supreme Being to all his rational creatures, demands their acknowledgements of gratitude and love ... The United States in Congress assembled, therefore, taking into consideration our present situation, our mult

Proclamation. The goodness of the supreme Being to all his rational cr...

Thanksgiving proclamation.; Not in Evans.; 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; Portfo... more

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Cartoon showing Charles James Fox standing on a roulette wheel perched atop a globe showing England and continental Europe, the implication is that his penniless state, indicated by turned-out pockets, is due t... more

At a legal meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of Boston, at Faneuil-Hall, May 14, 1782, and continued by adjournment to the 22d of said May. Voted, that the selectmen be directed to publish in handbills ... Attest, Will

At a legal meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the tow...

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

A chart of the bar of Sandy Hook the entrance of Hudson's River in the Province of New Jersey;

A chart of the bar of Sandy Hook the entrance of Hudson's River in the...

Scale ca. 1:30,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1293 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies Vault AACR2

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, depuis la baye d'Hudson jusqu'au Mississipi: pour servir aux essais historiques et politiques sur la révolution de cette partie du monde.

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, depuis la baye d'Hudson jusqu'au M...

Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the publisher's Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américans. 1782. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

[Marine -- shows a ship lying on its side] / Bernard direxit.

[Marine -- shows a ship lying on its side] / Bernard direxit.

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Encyclopédie méthodique, ou par ordre de matières, par une société de gens de lettres, de savans et d'artistes.... Paris : Chez Panckoucke, 1782-1830, vol. 166, pl. 59... more

United States Congress, April 18, 1783, Printed Resolution on Import Duties to Pay Public Debt

United States Congress, April 18, 1783, Printed Resolution on Import D...

Printed Resolution on Import Duties to Pay Public Debt

La plaisanterie confondüe ou les intrépides voyageurs

La plaisanterie confondüe ou les intrépides voyageurs

Print shows the balloon of Jacques Alexandre César Charles and Marie-Noël Robert ascending from the Tuileries Garden, Paris, France, December 1, 1783 in the first hydrogen balloon flight; spectators in foregrou... more

Niwa no yukimi

Niwa no yukimi

Print shows three women on a veranda looking at a snow-covered garden. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: right panel of a vertic... more

Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride.

Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride.

Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: Paris and l'Isle de Fer. Shows area of present Southern States. "Liv. XVI, no. 46." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1402 Avai... more

New York. March 27, 1783. The following is copied from a hand-bill. Published by Mr. David Claypole. Philadelphia, March 24. His most Christian Majesty's cutter the Triumph, commanded by the Chevalier Duquesne, arrived this morning in thirty-six

New York. March 27, 1783. The following is copied from a hand-bill. Pu...

Imprint 2.; Articles of the preliminaries of peace.; On verso: For The Rev. McJeremiah Belknap at Dover. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as fu... more

Haerlem, November 21, 1783. State of New-York, ss. By the Council appointed by the Act of the Legislature, entitled, "An act to provide for the temporary government of the southern parts of this state, whenever the enemy shall abandom or shall b

Haerlem, November 21, 1783. State of New-York, ss. By the Council appo...

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 111, Folder 7a.

Experience de la machine areostatique

Experience de la machine areostatique

Vue d'optique shows the Montgolfier brothers' balloon, "The Globe," ascending from Champ de Mars, Paris, France, August 27, 1783. Caption (French): Experience de la machine aréostatique de Mrs. de Montgolfier d... more

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town, June 17, 1775 drawn by Mr. Millar ; engraved by Lodge

View of the attack on Bunker's Hill, with the burning of Charles Town,...

Print shows four British warships landing troops and firing on Charlestown, a British battery on Copp's Hill in Boston also fires on Charlestown which is in flames, also shows the assault on "Bunker's Hill." Ti... more

An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of the surrounding provinces agreeable to the Treaty of Peace of 1783,

An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of the surr...

Scale ca. 1:4,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows national boundaries, towns and cities, frontier forts, trading posts, Indian villages and tribal territory, rivers an... more

L'Amérique septentrionale, ou se remarquent les États Unis.

L'Amérique septentrionale, ou se remarquent les États Unis.

Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC copy from the library of Robert Louis Stevenson. Described in Woodbury Lowery's The Lowery collection, no. 653. Available also t... more

Catherine "Kitty" Floyd, bust portrait miniature, facing slightly right

Catherine "Kitty" Floyd, bust portrait miniature, facing slightly righ...

Gold-cased oval portrait miniature in velvet-lined container. Presented to the Library of Congress on June 15, 1977, by Rear Admiral Schuyler N. Pyne, U.S.N. Retired, of Annapolis, Md., a descendant of Catherine Floyd.

The encampment in the museum garden MDCCLXXX / N' P. Sandby f.

The encampment in the museum garden MDCCLXXX / N' P. Sandby f.

Print showing men, women, and children on the lawn in the museum garden, building on the left, and the tents of a military encampment, on the right. Title from item.

Seconds voyageurs aëriens, ou expérience de MM. Charles et Robert faite a Paris dans le parterre du Jardin royal des Thuilleries le I. decembre 1783. Vue prise du Pont Royal.

Seconds voyageurs aëriens, ou expérience de MM. Charles et Robert fait...

Print shows the balloon of Jacques Alexandre César Charles and Marie-Noël Robert ascending from the Tuileries Garden, Paris, France, December 1, 1783 in the first hydrogen balloon flight; inset map shows locati... more

Philadelphia, March 24, 1783. His most Christian Majesty's Cutter the Triumph, commanded by the Chevalier Duquesne, arrived this morning, in 36 days from Cadiz. By her we have the following very agreeable and important intellegence. The principa

Philadelphia, March 24, 1783. His most Christian Majesty's Cutter the ...

Imprint 3.; U. S. Treaties, 1783. January 20.; Articles of the Preliminaries of Peace of the 20th of January 1783.; Evans 18234.; On verso: Articles of Peace. Available also through the Library of Congress web... more

Yūjo to shinzō Sugegasa o kaburu onna.

Yūjo to shinzō Sugegasa o kaburu onna.

Prints show a courtesan standing with an attendant lying at her feet on the floor looking at a scroll, and a woman, standing, facing left, wearing hat and holding a fan. Title and other descriptive information ... more

Partie occidentale du Canada et septentrionale de la Louisiane avec une partie de la Pensilvanie,

Partie occidentale du Canada et septentrionale de la Louisiane avec un...

Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du prémier méridien." Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 46." Watermark: Y. From P. Santini's Atlas universel. 1776 [i.e. 1784] Available also through ... more

Matsuchiyama no yukimi

Matsuchiyama no yukimi

Print shows a man and two women standing in the snow outside a shrine, one woman carries an offering. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. ... more

Siege du Fort S. Philippe dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Conde ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Imperiale et Royale de Vienne &c

Siege du Fort S. Philippe dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. l...

Print shows the bombardment of the fort St. Philip's Castle on the island of Minorca during the siege of the fort by French and Spanish forces; Lt. General Duc de Crillon, on horseback, watches from near an art... more

The state of New-Hampshire, to the selectmen of in the County of Greeting. You are hereby required to notify and warn the male inhabitants of twenty-one years of age, and upwards paying each one for himself, a poll-tax in said giving them fiftee

The state of New-Hampshire, to the selectmen of in the County of Greet...

Imprint 2.; On verso: 1755 Council. 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 5.

Prise de la Dominique / gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Impl. et Royale de Vienne, &c

Prise de la Dominique / gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Impl. et Roya...

Battle scene with French soldiers from frigates attacking on English garrison on Dominica, Windward Islands. Engraving by François Godefroy (1743?-1819). Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant les différent... more

The patriotic American farmer. J-n D-k-ns---n Esqr. Barrister at Law: Who with attic eloquence and roman spirit hath asserted the liberties of the British Colonies in America. [Philadelphia] Printed for & sold by R. Bell, Bookseller. [1784].

The patriotic American farmer. J-n D-k-ns---n Esqr. Barrister at Law: ...

[Positive Photostat from the copy in the John Carter Brown library].; On verso: {stamp} Copied from the original in The John Carter Brown Library. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two... more

Daimonjiyau chi maisumi

Daimonjiyau chi maisumi

Print shows the courtesan Maisumi walking with two women and two children. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Hinagata... more

Partie méridionale de la Louisiane, avec la Floride, la Caroline et la Virginie,

Partie méridionale de la Louisiane, avec la Floride, la Caroline et la...

Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 48." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1408 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100;... more

États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terre Neuve, de St. Jean, l'Acadie &c.

États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terr...

Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Isle de Fer and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes and a listing of the 13 original states plus Vermont and the proposed name of 10 new states p... more

Samuel Shaw to John Jay, May 19, 1785, Newspaper Clipping of Shaw's Letter Describing His Trip to China

Samuel Shaw to John Jay, May 19, 1785, Newspaper Clipping of Shaw's Le...

Newspaper Clipping of Shaw's Letter Describing His Trip to China

France. Arret of the King's Council of State, concerning commerce with the French Islands in America of the 30th of August, 1784. (Extracted from the records of the Council of State).  [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap and David C. Claypoole

France. Arret of the King's Council of State, concerning commerce with...

Evans 19010. 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 34.

Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7

Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7

Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen and ink on printed form. On lower half of sheet: In pursuance of an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Pennsylvania ... and by order of the Surveyor ... more

Hanami

Hanami

Print shows two women and a young female student or attendant at the Yoshiwara looking at cherry blossoms. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005... more

A map of the Federal Territory from the western boundary of Pennsylvania to the Scioto River

A map of the Federal Territory from the western boundary of Pennsylvan...

Scale ca. 1:650,000. "Longitude west from Philadelphia." LC copy annotated in black ink. Shows lands granted to Army companies and the proposed town of Marietta, Ohio. Includes historic notes and inset "A plan ... more

Hanabi

Hanabi

Print shows a woman standing before two young women sitting on a bench. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. From the series: Onna fūzoku... more

Michiyuki tamagawa no dan

Michiyuki tamagawa no dan

Print shows a man squatting next to a stream with a long piece of cloth in his hands, which he may be washing, and a woman standing next to him, also holding a long piece of cloth. They may be servants of the m... more

Sujet inconnu Gravé sur une Cornaline.

Sujet inconnu Gravé sur une Cornaline.

Print shows a woman and man engaged in sexual intercourse. Title from item. Illus. in: Hancarville, Pierre d'. Monumens de la vie privée des douze Césars ..., 1785, pl. XII.

The Rolle complimented by the wonders of the age

The Rolle complimented by the wonders of the age

Print shows John Rolle addressing a "Learned Pig, Surprising Monkey, Wonderful Hare, Dancing Dogs, [and] Conjuring Horse", the "wonders of the age." Includes six lines of verse: "Illustrious Rolle! O may thy ho... more

The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the treaty of 1784.

The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territo...

Scale ca. 1:6,450,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed to border. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 733 Available also through the Li... more

Rto. del Capitan dn. Vincente Lunardi. Nació en Lucca el dia 11 de enero de 1759 ... / Nesmith, pinxt. ; Burke, fecit.

Rto. del Capitan dn. Vincente Lunardi. Nació en Lucca el dia 11 de ene...

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Italian balloonist Vincent Lunardi, with text describing highlights of his diplomatic and aerial activities. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Carta reducida del Estrecho de Magallanes y parte de la costa del Fuego levantado en el año de 1786.

Carta reducida del Estrecho de Magallanes y parte de la costa del Fueg...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 200 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and index. O... more

In the Society of the Cincinnati, established in the State of South-Carolina: additional rules agreed to, and ratified the 4th day of July, 1786 viz ... Charleston: Printed by Bowen, Vandle, and Andrews, at Franklin's Head, No. 31 Bay [1786].

In the Society of the Cincinnati, established in the State of South-Ca...

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 172, Folder 10.

To the freemen of the state of Rhode-Island &c. Gentlemen. Well convinced that the supporters of the present opposition have already exerted, and will continue to make every possible effort, to render that opposition successful, and among the mi

To the freemen of the state of Rhode-Island &c. Gentlemen. Well convin...

Evans 19521.; Imprint 3.; On verso: 50949b '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 1... more

Plano de la Bahía de Lángara situado en la costa septemtrional del Estrecho de Magallanes por latd. S. de 53⁰23ʹ y longd. 66⁰53ʹ occl. del obserbatorio de Cádiz /

Plano de la Bahía de Lángara situado en la costa septemtrional del Est...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 224 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as... more

The Queen of Hearts cover'd with diamonds

The Queen of Hearts cover'd with diamonds

Print shows Queen Charlotte, consort of George III, King of Great Britain, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing a jeweled turban, with additional jewels in her hair and on her clothing, she holds a... more

General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina, from November 1786 to November 1787 ... Custom-House, Charleston South-Carolina, December 1, 1787. George A. Hall, Collector. [Carleston 1787].

General exports from the port of Charleston, South-Carolina, from Nove...

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 172, Folder 11a.

Plano de Puerto Real en la costa del S. de la Ysla Jamaica, 12 leguas al ote. de la Punta Oriental y por la latitud de 18⁰00ʹ00ʺN. y por la longitud segun el meridiano de Tenerife 299⁰48ʹ00ʺ /

Plano de Puerto Real en la costa del S. de la Ysla Jamaica, 12 leguas ...

Shows region of Port Royal and Kingston. Also shows roads. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: J. Whatman. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 512 Availabl... more

Comanche pictograph map of the Battle of Sierra Blanca, 1787

Comanche pictograph map of the Battle of Sierra Blanca, 1787

Shows battle between two warring Plains Indian tribes, the Comanche and Apache. Title supplied by cataloger. Pen-and-ink with fold lines. Map pasted on larger sheet of paper which includes key to map signed by ... more

A map of the great river St. John & waters (the first ever published) from the Bay of Fundy, up to St. Anns or Frederick's Town; being little known by white people, until 1783; settled by the American Loyalists, then part of Nova Scotia, now called New Brunswick from an actual survey, made in the years 1784, 85, 86 and 87,

A map of the great river St. John & waters (the first ever published) ...

Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to the in. Relief shown pictorially. Inset: A plan of the city of St. John. LC copy annotated in brown ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Va... more

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Yucatan to Nicaragua] /

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Yucatan to Nicara...

Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 68 Available also through the Library of Congre... more

North America drawn from the latest and best authorities.

North America drawn from the latest and best authorities.

Scale ca. 1:17,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude west from London." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651

Delaware--1787

Delaware--1787

Newly drawn map of the State of Delaware as it was in the year 1787. Also covers the Delaware Bay (entire). "Simplified from a 1787 map by John Churchman. Original in the Library of Congress." Prime "Meridian o... more