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By their Excellencies, Sir Henry Clinton ... General and Commander in chief of all his Majesty's forces, within the Colonies lying on the Atlantic Ocean from Nova Scotia to West Florida ... and Mariot Arbuthnot, ... Commander in chief of his Maj

By their Excellencies, Sir Henry Clinton ... General and Commander in ...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 1780-81, P.R.O., C.O.5. 178.F.195. 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

Thomas Jefferson to Richard Peters, September 30, 1781, Letter of Introduction for William Short
A map of Monmouth County.

A map of Monmouth County.

Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Monmouth County by B. Morgan, I. Williams [and] A. Dennis. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right.... More

Sandaime sawamura sōjurō, Shunk Katsukawa

Sandaime sawamura sōjurō, Shunk Katsukawa

Print shows the actor Sawamura Sōjurō III, full-length portrait, standing, facing right. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: one p... More

David Wattson to Thomas Jefferson, 1781
State of New-Hampshire. In the House of representatives, April 5th, 1781. Whereas the present situation of affairs in this State makes it necessary that a full and free representation of the inhabitants thereof should meet in convention for the

State of New-Hampshire. In the House of representatives, April 5th, 17...

Imprint 3.; On verso: Acts in Janu, March, June, Sept, Nov, and Decem 1702. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephe... More

Notification. In obedience to the order of the Town, the Committee for inlisting men, hereby inform you, that they are to return to the Town at the adjournment of the meeting (which will be on Monday the 7th day of May next, at 3 o'clock P. M.)

Notification. In obedience to the order of the Town, the Committee for...

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 41, Folder 22.

Thomas Jefferson to Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, March 24, 1781
Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Huntington, January 17, 1781
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

Carte des environs d'Hampton.

Carte des environs d'Hampton.

Scale ca. 1:28,800; échelle de 3 lignes pour 100 toises. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Fleur de lis surmounting a scroll crossed with three bars. Oriented with north toward the right. Relie... More

A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey /

A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in th...

Scale ca. 1:4,500. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Also shows locations of rebel works in ruins. Authorship attributed to B. Mo... 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

[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

Don Volaseo - the famous Spanish partizan, British Cartoon Print, Thomas Colley

Don Volaseo - the famous Spanish partizan, British Cartoon Print, Thom...

Print shows a man (possibly Edmund Burke) wearing military uniform sitting on a horse, in the middle background is a marquee before which a woman is sitting at a table drinking wine, in the distant background i... More

General Oglethorpe. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

General Oglethorpe. Book illustration from Library of Congress, Britis...

Print shows James Oglethorpe, bust portrait, right profile. Title from item. Print attributed to Charles Bretherton. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal sa... More

Thomas Jefferson, February 1781, Report on Virginia Troops by County
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.

A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey,

A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey,

Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows area between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers, from Kingston, N.Y. to Trenton, including names of some property owners. ... More

Carte detaillée de West Point sur la rivière d'York au confluent des Rivières de Pamunkey et Matapony.
By His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, Esq. Governour of the Commonwealth of Virginia. A proclamation. Whereas during the incursions, which have been made into this and others of the United States, by the forces of His Britannick Majestic, a practi

By His Excellency Thomas Jefferson, Esq. Governour of the Commonwealth...

Not in Evans.; 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 179, Folder 1.

Newspaper Clippings, September 1781, "Receipt for a Modern Critic" (Poem); Eclipses for 1783; Astronomy

Newspaper Clippings, September 1781, "Receipt for a Modern Critic" (Po...

"Receipt for a Modern Critic" (Poem); Eclipses for 1783; Astronomy

Newport, October 25, 1781. Glorious intelligence! [Announcement of the surrender of Lord Cornwallis]. Newport, Printed: New-London: Re-printed by T. Green [1781].
Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I.

Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I.

Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and redoubts. Tit... More

Onoe matsusuke, Shunk Katsukawa

Onoe matsusuke, Shunk Katsukawa

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hosoban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

Shows Yorktown Virginia and the York River on conical powder horn. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript: Engraved bovine horn, shellacked. Has wooden pouring spout inserted at narrow end and wooden hinged cap i... More

The polygamist. No more wives (or Mercury) dear Doctor, British Cartoon Print

The polygamist. No more wives (or Mercury) dear Doctor, British Cartoo...

This record contains unverified, old data from an unpublished P&P checklist, "British Political and Social Caricatures, 1655-1832 ... not in the published catalogs of the British Museum," compiled in 1968 (NC 1... More

John Adams to Benjamin Franklin, October 4, 1781
Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Huntington, April 7, 1781
William Fleming to Thomas Jefferson, June 14, 1781
Charles Bellini to Thomas Jefferson, April 29, 1781, in Italian
His excy. John Hancock, Esqr., late president of the American congress / J. Norman sculp.

His excy. John Hancock, Esqr., late president of the American congress...

Print shows John Hancock, full-length portrait, seated facing right, with pen appears to be signing a document labeled "To the People of Ireland"; other papers on table and floor are "Resolutions of the Contine... More

The Battle at La Hogue / painted by B. West, historical painter to His Majesty ; engraved by W. Woollett, engraver to His Majesty.

The Battle at La Hogue / painted by B. West, historical painter to His...

Print shows engagement of British, Dutch, and French fleets in the battle at La Hogue (Barfleur, France), in the English Channel, with close combat in row boats in the foreground. Title from item. At head of ti... 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

Horatio Thomson to George Washington, October 7, 1781
Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Huntington, February 8, 1781
A view from the camp at the east end of the naked sand hills, on the south east shore of the Isle of Sable

A view from the camp at the east end of the naked sand hills, on the s...

Print shows tents at the campsite on Sable Island, Nova Scotia, with large naked sand hills to the right, and view of the harbor in the background.

Whereas in purauance of adequate powers respectively delegated to us, to carry into execution Articles of a Cartel, made on the 3d day of May, in this present year, between Capt. Cornwallis, on the part of Lieutenant General Earl Cornwallis, and
Articles of the associated loyalist, under the Honourable Board of Directors. [New York? 1781?].

Articles of the associated loyalist, under the Honourable Board of Dir...

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 111, Folder 4.

Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette to Thomas Jefferson, June 26, 1781
Thomas Jefferson to Edmund Randolph, September 16, 1781
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

A chart of Port Royal and Kingston Harbours in the island of Jamaica /

A chart of Port Royal and Kingston Harbours in the island of Jamaica /

Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1953 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Small por... More

[Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

[Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

Scale ca. 1:7,700. Folded title, on label: Reconnoissance de King's bridge. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Sectioned... 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.

A sketch of the northern parts of New Jersey.

A sketch of the northern parts of New Jersey.

Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Original attributed to B. Morgan and T. Milliadge through table of contents of the collection... More

Martial motions or military manouevres - prudence

Martial motions or military manouevres - prudence

British recruitment poster shows soldiers in uniform, arms and armaments, two soldiers with swords thinking about how they will treat their enemies, and a scene with soldiers appealing to civilians to enlist. I... More

Gyokkashi eimo, print by Kiyonaga Torii

Gyokkashi eimo, print by Kiyonaga Torii

Print shows Gyokkashi Eimo, a young girl with a talent for calligraphy, and a young woman, her writing instructor, sitting next to a low table; fans and brushes hang in the background, more fans lie on the floo... More

J. Dickenson [sic] / drawn from the life by Du Simitier in Philadelphia ; engraved by B.L. Prevost at Paris.

J. Dickenson [sic] / drawn from the life by Du Simitier in Philadelphi...

John Dickinson, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, in medallion. Illus. from: Portraits des généraux, ministres et magistrats [...]. Paris : 1781, no. 11. After a drawing by Pierre Eugène Du Simitière. ... More

Utai, print by Kiyonaga Torii

Utai, print by Kiyonaga Torii

Print shows a young man sitting, holding a fan. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Gogatsu(?) ningyō : Boy's day dolls. ... More

Thomas Jefferson to George Nicholas, July 28, 1781
The state nurses. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

The state nurses. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British ...

Print shows the Earl of Mansfield, seated, and the Earl of Sandwich keeping watch over the British lion asleep in a cradle around which are four barking dogs labeled "Holland", "America" who is urinating on a p... More

Virginia Council, April 19, 1781, Invasion by British Navy; Extract from Journals
His excy. Nathaniel Green, Esq., major general of the American Army / J. Norman sc.

His excy. Nathaniel Green, Esq., major general of the American Army / ...

Print shows Nathanael Greene, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in oval medallion suspended above allegorical illustration of America nurturing two infants representing diverse racial groups; in the ba... More

Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the north side of Long Island in the Province (now State) of New York. Situated near the parallel of 41 degrees north lattitude.
Reddition de l'Armée angloises commandée par Mylord Comte de Cornwallis aux armees combinées des Etats Unis de l'Amérique et de France aux ordres des Generaux Washington et de Rochambeau a Yorck Touwn et Glocester dans la Virginie, le 19 Octobre 1781.
Extract of a letter from Trenton, dated. Jan. 20, 1781 [Giving an account of the British intrigue with the revolted Pennsylvania line dated. Philadelphia. January 22, 1781] [Philadelphia: Printed by David C. Claypoole].

Extract of a letter from Trenton, dated. Jan. 20, 1781 [Giving an acco...

Evans 17k5k.; Imprint 3.; Evans 17151. 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 5.

Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juillet au 19 aoust.

Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juillet au 19 ...

Scale ca. 1:80,000; 2,000 toises = 40 mm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Staten Island to Tarrytown, N.Y. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North ... More

The right honble. the Earl of Hillsborough

The right honble. the Earl of Hillsborough

Print shows Wills Hill, 1st Earl of Hillsborough, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in oval. Illus. in: The London magazine, 1781 (August), opp. p. 355. Published in: The American Revolution in drawing... More

Nishikata mikuniyama heidayū edosaki genji, Shunsh Katsukawa

Nishikata mikuniyama heidayū edosaki genji, Shunsh Katsukawa

Print shows west side wrestlers Edosaki Genji (left) and Mikuniyama Heidayū. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban Nis... More

Nathanael Greene to Thomas Jefferson, March 23, 1781
Battle of Guildford fought on the 15th of March 1781.

Battle of Guildford fought on the 15th of March 1781.

Scale ca. 1:18,600. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1515 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650

A map, Somerset County.

A map, Somerset County.

Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Sommerset County by B. Morgan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1... More

An Accurate map of New Hampshire in New England, from a late survey.

An Accurate map of New Hampshire in New England, from a late survey.

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure. March, 1781. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 872 Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... More

The encampment in Hyde Park MDCCLXXX / P. Sandby fecit.

The encampment in Hyde Park MDCCLXXX / P. Sandby fecit.

Print shows tents beneath large trees on the right and in the background, with soldiers and citizens clustered in small groups; at the far right is a drinking establishment with a sign that states "Pooles Inti... More

Onoe matsusuke no raikō sitennō

Onoe matsusuke no raikō sitennō

Print shows Onoe Matsusuke, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: one of a ... More

Friedrich Wilhelm, Baron von Steuben to Thomas Jefferson, March 26, 1781
B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America to the Court of France / J. Norman sc.

B. Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. - ambassador from the Congress of America t...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, in oval. Title from item. After the medal by the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres in 1778. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in ... More

Carte générale de l'Amérique septentrionale.

Carte générale de l'Amérique septentrionale.

Scale ca. 1:38,000,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700/2

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, March 19, 1781
Chart showing the depth of the James and York rivers as they enter Chesapeake Bay, with towns adjacent.

Chart showing the depth of the James and York rivers as they enter Che...

Scale ca. 1:200,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 227. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Shows settlements, points of interest, and aids to navigation. Avail... More

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

State of Rhode Island and Providence plantations. In General Assembly, July session, 1781. Whereas the Council of war, on the sixteenth day of June last, did pass a resolve for relieving the militia of this State; and on the twenty sixth of the
Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Nidaime yamashita kinsaku

Print shows the actor Yamashita Kinsaku II, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in an onnagata role. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in ... More

Office of Finance, Philadelphia, 12th December 1781. Proposals will be received in this office until the first day of February next, for the following contracts, to supply the rations deliverable by the United States, from the first day of April

Office of Finance, Philadelphia, 12th December 1781. Proposals will be...

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 146, Folder 10.

A view of the town & harbour of Halifax, from Dartmouth shore

A view of the town & harbour of Halifax, from Dartmouth shore

Print shows ships in harbor at Halifax, Nova Scotia, with view of town in the distance. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, by Joseph F.W.... More

Thomas Jefferson to Virginia Delegates in the Continental Congress, February 22, 1781
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

Virginia House of Delegates, November 30, 1781, Resolution Appointing Thomas Jefferson to Replace John Blair as Virginia Delegate to Congress
The gentle desdemona, & harlequin friday, British Cartoon Print

The gentle desdemona, & harlequin friday, British Cartoon Print

White woman and black man kissing, as he fondles her breast. Forms part of: British cartoon Prints collection (Library of Congress).

Ft. Provost in 1781.

Ft. Provost in 1781.

Scale 1:960; 80 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1589 Available also through the L... More

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1.⁰ of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2.⁰ of the American and French forces under General Washington; 3.⁰ and of the French Fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; w...

Scale ca. 1:250,000. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the publisher's Atlas of battles of the American Revolution.[1845] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1465 Available also through the Library of Congr... More

Carte de la partie de la Virginie ou l'armée combinée de France & des États-Unis de l'Amérique a fait prisonnière l'Armée anglaise commandée par Lord Cornwallis le 19 octobre. 1781, avec le plan de l'attaque d'York-town & de Glocester.

Carte de la partie de la Virginie ou l'armée combinée de France & des ...

Scale ca. 1:215,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Situation of the fleets shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1462 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ras... More

Englisch printet. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

Englisch printet. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British ...

Print shows eight men wearing legal or clerical bands sitting at a long table, in front of which is a procession of animals; on the right is a donkey throwing its rider, followed by a unicorn ridden by a cock, ... More

Thomas Jefferson to Nathanael Greene, February 19, 1781, Typescript Copy
Carte du théatre de la guerre actuel entre les Anglais et les Trieze Colonies Unies de l'Amerique Septentrionale.

Carte du théatre de la guerre actuel entre les Anglais et les Trieze C...

Scale ca. 1:1,400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes index to "Renvois des opérations militaires." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 735 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... More

A view of the guard-house and Simsbury-mines, now called Newgate - a prison for the confinement of loyalists in Connecticut

A view of the guard-house and Simsbury-mines, now called Newgate - a p...

Print shows a diagram of the guardhouse with sections identified by letter (legend not visible in print); shows shaft leading to underground chamber, "F. A strong trap door opening the descent to Hell" which le... More

A map of East and West Florida, Georgia, and Louisiana : with the islands of Cuba, Bahama, and the countries surrounding the Gulf of Mexico, with the tract of the Spanish galleons, and of our fleets thro' the Straits of Florida, from the best authorities /
An act for enlisting soldiers to serve in the Continental Army. [Dated] June 21, 1781. Charlottesville: Prated by Dunlap and Hayes [1781].

An act for enlisting soldiers to serve in the Continental Army. [Dated...

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 179, Folder 3.

Katsukawa Shunzan - Ueno no hanami

Katsukawa Shunzan - Ueno no hanami

Print shows a man, two women, and a young child viewing cherry blossoms at Ueno. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Oban... More

James Lovell to John Jay, June 4, 1781, Extract
Reconnoissance, juillet 1781. Historic map, Library of Congress

Reconnoissance, juillet 1781. Historic map, Library of Congress

Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor... 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 Rhode Island and Providence plantations. In General Assembly, August session, A. D. 1781. An act for proportioning the supplies of beef to the several towns in this State for the support of the army for the months of October and Novembe

State of Rhode Island and Providence plantations. In General Assembly,...

Evans 17340.; 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 8.

The budget, political cartoon

The budget, political cartoon

Print shows three headless men riding on the back of a two-headed beast which says, "I will support my friends, I have head enough for them all"; with one arm it devours a paper labeled "20 millions more" and w... More

Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

Scale ca. 1:3,333. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Shows defense works, forts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1454 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1

Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military po... More

[Ville, port, et rade de Baltimore dans le Maryland.

[Ville, port, et rade de Baltimore dans le Maryland.

Scale ca. 1:26,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications, troop encampments, and roads from "White Ma... More

Cape Fear River, with the counties adjacent, and the towns of Brunswick and Wilmington, against which Lord Cornwallis, detached a part of his army, the 17th of January laft Jno. Lodge, sculp.

Cape Fear River, with the counties adjacent, and the towns of Brunswic...

Shows shoals and a few soundings at the entrance to the river, "Fort Johnson," the towns of Brunswick and Wilmington with the distance of each town from Charleston, S.C., and bridges and houses along the river.... More

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the House of representatives. June 16, 1781. Whereas it is now absolutely necessary that the whole number of men required of the several towns and plantations in this Commonwealth ... [Boston, Printed by Benjami

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the House of representatives. June 1...

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 41, Folder 17.

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