A rare pro-Jackson satire on the President's campaign to destroy the political power and influence of the Bank of the United States. It was probably issued late in the presidential campaign of 1832, after Jacks... more
Print shows President Jackson, sword in hand, during a nightmare, fighting a hydra with many fierce heads labeled "U.S. Bank", "Deposits", "Bribery", "Pensions", "[...] of the People", and "Corruption of the [.... more
The artist supports Andrew Jackson's decision to withdraw federal funds from the Bank of the United States and distribute them among various state banks. Henry Clay and Bank president Nicholas Biddle's efforts... more
Part of wood engraved advertisement. Porter was a patent medicine man of the 1840s. LOT subdivision subject: Portraits - male. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by V.V.F. Port... more
From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860
Purchase; Warren Ewens; 1993; (DLC-PP/1993:162). Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan ... more
Also shows Abraham Lincoln standing behind General Scott and next to Edwin M. Stanton, inscribed over them: War Department. Signed lower right: A.R. Waud. Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.... more
Northern fears of European intervention in the Civil War on behalf of the South are manifest here.Uncle Sam, in the form of a bearded Union soldier (closely resembling Abraham Lincoln), unceremoniously routs Jo... more
Cartoon shows Uncle Sam waving Union troops off to Virginia, telling them that he will take care of the women and children who are gathered around him, as well as two large bags labeled "gold." Title from item.... more
Cartoon showing President Abraham Lincoln leaning around a door, his left arm extending toward General Benjamin Butler, shown full-length, facing slightly right, standing with carpet bag labeled, "Butler N.O." ... more
Abraham Lincoln offering his hand to Union soldier, City Point, Va. Drawing by Charles W. Reed. Illus. in: Civil War sketch books / Charles W. Reed. Vol. 1, folio 110 verso. Charles W. Reed Collection.
Andrew Johnson taking two children "civil rights" and "bureau ..." by their hands in front of forest "veto wood". Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 22, no. 554 (1866 May 12), p. 128.
The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 27341. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from... more
The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 894. LOT subdivision subject: Calaveras Big Trees. This record contains unverified old data from c... more
Public land.; 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 13, Folder 2a.
summary: Portrait of Horace B. Oblinger. This photograph is one of forty-eight found in an album that probably belonged to Mattie Oblinger. The identifications are attributed to one of her daughters.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 44 (1877 Sept. 1), p. 448.
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 46 (1878 July 20), p. 344.
Caricature showing Uncle Sam handing Sitting Bull pans "Indian policy" and "peace pap", with dead soldiers in background. Colro lithograph by J.A. Wales. Illus. in: Puck, 1880 Sept. 1, p. 449. Ref. copy may be ... more
This image has been taken from scan 000091 from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, cr... more
This image has been taken from scan 000073 from "The Baby's Museum; or, Rhymes, jingles and ditties, newly arranged by Uncle Charlie". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, cr... more
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 56 (1883 June 23), p. 292.
Print shows Uncle Sam standing at the head of a table at a dinner party in honor of the "Bi-Centennial Celebration of the First German Settlement", with Columbia sitting next to him; around the table are a "Spa... more
Caption: Legree. Created by "A.S. Seer's Litho. Print., N.Y." No. 170. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 63 (1886 Sept. 25), p. 95.
Caption: Marks the lawyer. Created by "A.S. Seer's Union Square Print., N.Y." No. 115. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)
"Assisted emigrants for Great Britain passage paid by Uncle Sam" on ship; "Monopoly, the cow with many mouths to feed" on sign; "J. Hawbuck, N.Y. Legislature" on bag; and "Anti Common Sense Society" on sign at ... more
Political cartoon showing Thomas Brackett Reed as a boy, crying to Uncle Sam, with another boy pulling small wagon "pig iron, Kelley," while President Grover Cleveland trims "tariff, the protection hedge" to re... more
Four-frame comic strip in which a toy-like horse bucks off a man (perhaps Uncle George) and two children who land in a pond lily. Inscribed in pencil upper right: The pond lily boat. No copyright information fo... more
Print shows a man labeled "Pension Fraud" holding fists full of money, standing on a stage, singing, with two musicians on the left and the "U.S. Treasury" in the background. Includes text of the song. Title fr... more
Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1933:0011). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Aromatic Uncle" by H.C. Bunner, Scribner's magazine, 18:178 (Aug. 1895).
Photo copyrighted by Doremus, Paterson, N.J. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Uncle Sam; Campaign Devices; Presidential contests 189... more
Print shows President McKinley standing on the roadside near a large rock labeled "Unsetteld Tariff Question", as Vice President Hobart and members of McKinley's cabinet attempt to clear the roadway by removing... more
Title based on: Wilbur & Orville Wright, pictorial materials: a documentary guide / Arthur G. Renstrom. Washington: Library of Congress, 1982, p. 158. Attributed to Wilbur and/or Orville Wright. Reference copy ... more
This illustration entitled Uncle Sam's Greeting: "May the Future of Your Majesty be as full of prosperity as mine promises to be", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on June ... more
Cartoon showing schoolroom in which teacher, Uncle Sam, hits two boys, "Cuban ex-patriot" and "guerrilla", who are fighting in classroom, with stick. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1898 Aug. 27, p. 833.
Illustration shows political cartoon of Uncle Sam at the U.S. Pension Office shining a lantern labeled "Investigation" on an elderly disabled veteran who is standing in front of a pension agent and a pension at... more
Advertising poster showing Uncle Sam straddling the globe, one foot on the Philippines and the other on Puerto Rico, as a man announces through a fog horn that "E.E.S. & Co's clothes are good clothes" from the ... more
This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam: You are steering her right, William; and remember, I am behind you", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on March 1, 1898, depicts Presi... more
This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam - Guess There's Enough Here to Secure Hobson's Release", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 6, 1898, shows a smiling Uncle Sam s... more