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1796

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Yuri o motsu yamauba to kintarō

Yuri o motsu yamauba to kintarō

Print shows Yamauba, leaning slightly forward, holding chestnuts, with Kintarō standing in front of her, holding onto her kimono. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo pr... More

Papiers monnoies et autres de la Republique Française / gravé par I. Hunin à Malines.

Papiers monnoies et autres de la Republique Française / gravé par I. H...

Print shows a trompe-l'oeil presentation of many French revolutionary assignats in various demoninations, issued between 1789 and 1795. Title from item. Paper is watermarked, but difficult to distinguish.

Tippies of 1796 / R. Newton del. et fecit., British Cartoon Print

Tippies of 1796 / R. Newton del. et fecit., British Cartoon Print

Print shows a man and a woman wearing the latest fashion in hats. Title from item. Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

Ushiromuki no kanjo zu, Eishi Hosoda

Ushiromuki no kanjo zu, Eishi Hosoda

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Part of an illustrated book (36 Poets?). Forms part of: R. Leicester Harmsworth collection. Forms part... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mr. Young's mill stands.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mr. Young's mill s...

Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, ponds, street names, millrace, mill probably belonging to Notley Young, and house of "Widow Diggs." Covers area bounded approx. by 3rd and M streets N.E., North C... More

[Trompe-l'oeil of French revolutionary assignats with a portrait of a beggar laid on top]

[Trompe-l'oeil of French revolutionary assignats with a portrait of a ...

Print shows a trompe-l'oeil presentation of many French revolutionary assignats in various demoninations, issued between 1789 and 1795, with a full-length portrait of an old man, possibly a beggar, facing left,... More

College fun, or quizzing the proctor, British Cartoon Print

College fun, or quizzing the proctor, British Cartoon Print

Print shows a young student, at the instigation of two older students standing nearby, pinning a notice "From all Vain Glory and Hypocracy [sic], Good Lord Deliver us" onto the back of a rotund proctor who is r... More

Philips, Cramond & Co. to James Madison, June 2, 1796. Receipt.

Philips, Cramond & Co. to James Madison, June 2, 1796. Receipt.

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Joseph Jones to James Madison, September, 1796.

Joseph Jones to James Madison, September, 1796.

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Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the city.

Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the man...

Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, ... More

Mapa de parte de los virreynatos de Buenos Aires, Lima, Sta. Fe y capitania gral. de Caracas en la America meridional con las colonias portuguesas limitrofes para acompañar al proyecto y reflexiones sobre la mejor demarcacion de limites entre los dominios de ambas coronas dispuesto y construido /

Mapa de parte de los virreynatos de Buenos Aires, Lima, Sta. Fe y capi...

Shows northwestern South America. "Madrid lo. de marzo de 1796." Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in pencil on verso: N. 18. Available also through the L... More

Timothy Pickering to James Madison, May 12, 1796.

Timothy Pickering to James Madison, May 12, 1796.

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Choisir l'objet, - -. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Choisir l'objet, - -. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Nude man and woman, with Cupid? Original pen drawing by Pierre Paul Prud'hon. Illus. in: Pierre Joseph Bernard, known as Gentil-Bernard, Poemes, Paris, Impr. de P. Didot l'ainé, 1796. Reference copy may be in ... More

To the worshipful the County Court of Gentlemen, The last General Assembly having authorised me, with the advice of Council, to raise as many additional companies of artillery and troops of cavalry as will constitute a regiment of each, in the f

To the worshipful the County Court of Gentlemen, The last General Asse...

Evans 31505.; On verso: 18 75 cents 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 180,... More

Plano del puerto de Maldonado situado en latitud S. de 34⁰56ʹ40ʺ y en longitud de 48⁰45ʹ30ʺ occidental de Cádiz /

Plano del puerto de Maldonado situado en latitud S. de 34⁰56ʹ40ʺ y en ...

Shows coast of Uruguay in the vicinity of Maldonado. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Brown ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 981 Avail... More

Vermont / Historic map, Library of Congress

Vermont / Historic map, Library of Congress

Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. LC Trails, no. 196 Legend in German and English. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. XVI. In lower right m... More

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. Gy d: et fect., British Cartoon Print

High-change in Bond Street, - ou- la Politesse du Grande Monde / Js. G...

Fashionably dressed pedestrians on Bond Street. In the foreground, five men crowd a woman and girl off the sidewalk as they leer at them. The women, seen from the back, are oddly dressed. In the background, thr... More

The Orangerie; - or - the Dutch Cupid reposing after the fatigues of Planting / Js. Gy. inv: et fect., British Cartoon Print

The Orangerie; - or - the Dutch Cupid reposing after the fatigues of P...

William V, Prince of Orange, as a fat, naked Cupid, reclining on a platform of grass and flowers and leaning on a bag of money marked 24,000,000 ducats. In the foreground are a number of orange plants with each... More

Gentle shepherd. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Gentle shepherd. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Interior of Scottish farmhouse. Woman cooking over central grate; 2 girls at vanity table; man & cat at fireside; hen & chicks in foreground; doves in eaves. Aquatint by D. Allan. Illus. in: Allen Ramsay, The G... More

Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the bu...

Relief shown by hachures. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Shows block numbers, dimensions, buildings, and function of building... More

Thomas Southcomb to James Madison, April 8, 1796.

Thomas Southcomb to James Madison, April 8, 1796.

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Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house and grave-yard of the Widow Young.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ma...

Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Waterma... More

Map of part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings, belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the city.

Map of part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the ma...

Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Facsim. of ms. map drawn by Nicholas King. Original version... More

Philanthropic Consolations, after the loss of the Slave-Bill

Philanthropic Consolations, after the loss of the Slave-Bill

William Wilberforce and Samuel Horsley, Bishop of Rochester, cavort with two black women in a well-furnished room. Wilberforce and a woman, wearing a print dress with her breasts exposed, sit on a couch smoking... More

Carte de l'Isle St. Domingue /

Carte de l'Isle St. Domingue /

Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored in orange showing boundary between Haiti and Dominican Republic. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

[Du pain et la constitution de LXXXXIII] / dessiné par C. Monnet ; gravé par Helman, l'an 5e, de la R.F.

[Du pain et la constitution de LXXXXIII] / dessiné par C. Monnet ; gra...

Print shows the Assemblée nationale législative meeting in a large room crowded with French citizens, many of them armed with swords and pikes, one holding aloft a victim's head on a pike, another firing a rifl... More

The Skeleton of a large species of quadruped hitherto unknown lately discovered one hundred feet under ground near the River La Plata / drawn up by G. Cuvier.

The Skeleton of a large species of quadruped hitherto unknown lately d...

Skeleton found in Paraguay, and deposited in Madrid.

A plan exhibiting the squares on which Robert Peter's buildings stood on the tract of land called Mexico, within the city of Washington.

A plan exhibiting the squares on which Robert Peter's buildings stood ...

Covers area bounded by 28th, K, 24th, and H streets N.W. Shows block numbers and lot lines and numbers in block no. 5. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: D&C Blauw (with hor... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to Samuel Blodget.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mans...

Covers squares along Sixteenth St. N.W. bounded by 15th, 17th, and Q sts. and Massachusetts and Rhode Island aves. Shows block numbers. Attributed to Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermarked: VI. Mounted ... More

City of New York, ss. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six, before me, Richard Varick, Esquire, Mayor of the said city, personally appeared ... [New York, 1796].

City of New York, ss. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year...

Blank for a licence to keep an inn or tavern filled in in mss. for John McPherson and signed by Richard Varick, Mayor.; On verso: 443. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as f... More

An act making a partial appropriation for the support of the military establishment, for the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety six ... Passed the House of representatives March 7, 1796. [Philadelphia] Printed by John Fenno. [1796].

An act making a partial appropriation for the support of the military ...

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 223, Folder 2.

A map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the first sheet comprehending the nine northern states, with parts of Virginia and the territory north of Ohio /

A map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the fir...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Handwritten on slip of paper affixed to map verso: "No. 154, title page of Map of United States deposited by Abm. Bradley junr. as author, Sept. 26th 1... More

Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper Eastern Branch ferry, shewing the situation of the buildings & grave-yards belonging to the Widow Wheler.

Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper E...

Covers area bounded by 12th, L, 15th streets, and Anacostia River waterfront S.E. Relief shown by hachures. On accompanying fact sheet: Nicholas King journal, Ms. Division L.C. ... order to map ... 1796. King .... More

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Prouts house stands : [Washington D.C.].

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Prouts house stands : [Wash...

Shows block numbers, buildings, and block and building dimensions. Covers area bounded by I, 9th, M, and 7th streets S.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark:... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the house and grave-yard belonging to the heirs of John Davidson.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ho...

Covers part of Washington D.C. central business district bounded by 11th, K, 13th streets, and Massachusetts Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King.... More

John Leland. Book illustration from Library of Congress

John Leland. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Stone bust, facing left. Engraving copyrighted by W. Richardson. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Publ. Ind.

Kanjo zu, Eishi Hosoda

Kanjo zu, Eishi Hosoda

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Part of an illustrated book (36 Poets?). Forms part of: R. Leicester Harmsworth collection. Forms part... More

Maria Antoinette, Queen of France / Leney sc.

Maria Antoinette, Queen of France / Leney sc.

Print shows Marie Antoinette, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing a cameo necklace and a hat with feathers or feathers in her hair; in oval medallion. Title from item. Trimmed to within plate mark. Lack... More

No. [1908] This ticket will entitle the bearer to such prize as may be drawn against its number in the Norfolk lottery for paving the streets, agreeable to the scheme. [Signed Tho. Newton.] Norfolk Willett & O'Connor, printers. [1796.].

No. [1908] This ticket will entitle the bearer to such prize as may be...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 1796 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 180, Folder 11g.

Fee bill ------ Law of Massachusetts ---- Published by authority. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-six. An act, establishing and regulating the fees of the several officers, and other

Fee bill ------ Law of Massachusetts ---- Published by authority. Comm...

Not in Ford.; Imprint 3.; On verso: 158. 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 45, Folder 1.

A general chart of the West Indies.

A general chart of the West Indies.

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

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

Engraving by P.W. Tomkins, drawn by Princess Elizabeth, daughter of George III. Illus. in: The birth and triumph of love, 1796. Reference copy may be in LOT 4615. See LCQJ July 1971. This record contains unveri... More

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house & grave-yard belonging to Mr. Geo. Walker.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ma...

Cadastral map of area bounded by E, 7th, C, and 5th streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Ava... More

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [Washington D.C.].

Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [W...

Covers area bounded by Half St. west, O St. south, Half St. east, and R St. south. Shows block numbers and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked [fleur-de... More

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 129 State III of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washingto... More

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 130 State IV of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washington... More

James Madison to George Washington, December 1, 1796.

James Madison to George Washington, December 1, 1796.

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Bandō hikosaburō nakamura noshio

Bandō hikosaburō nakamura noshio

Print shows the actors Bandō Hikosaburō and Nakamura Noshio, one portraying a female role. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hos... More

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy, British Cartoon Print

The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the B...

Caricature showing a stout naval officer attacked by Lord Camelford, who says, "Give me satisfction, rascal! Draw your sword..." Captain Vancouver replies, "Murder! Murder! ..." The print may reflect the growin... More

Plat of the seven ranges of townships being part of the territory of the United States, N.W. of the River Ohio /

Plat of the seven ranges of townships being part of the territory of t...

Covers Columbiana, Carroll, Jefferson, Harrison, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble, Monroe, and Washington Counties. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Three copies. Copy 1 ... More

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the city burnt in the dreadful fires of the 26 November & 6 December, 1796.

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the cit...

Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Select buildings shown pictorially. Annotations in pencil. Minor tears around edges of sheet repaired by conservatio... More

Connecticut from the best authorites.

Connecticut from the best authorites.

From American atlas, New York, published by John Reid, 1796. Known as atlas to Winterbotham history. LC Trails, 179 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

The red shade shews the part of Port Royal belonging to Mess'rs Sands & Lynch : [Washington D.C.] /

The red shade shews the part of Port Royal belonging to Mess'rs Sands ...

Cadastral map showing outline of Port Royal with city streets and lots superimposed. Covers area bounded by Q, 2nd, H, and 10th streets N.W. Black, brown, blue inks and watercolor. Fold-lined, faced with gauze,... More

Robert Murray & Co. to James Madison, January 11, 1796.

Robert Murray & Co. to James Madison, January 11, 1796.

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National Characteristics. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

National Characteristics. Book illustration from Library of Congress, ...

Caricatures of "An Italian Singer", "An American Republican", "A Philadelphia Friend", and "A Welsh Cheesemonger". Dialogue above each figure reads, left to right: "A morir se mi condanna. La'liranna ingrata so... More

At a General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence plantations. In the House of representatives, June 18, A. D. 1796. The underwritten representatives dissent from the bill for establishing an estimate of the value of rateable pro

At a General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence plan...

Evans 31095.; Providence, R. I. Town meeting.; 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; Po... More

Shakespeare--Hamlet--Prince of Denmark / painted by H. Fuseli R.A. ; engraved by R. Thew.

Shakespeare--Hamlet--Prince of Denmark / painted by H. Fuseli R.A. ; e...

Act 1, scene 4, from Shakespeare's Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, showing Hamlet, Horatio, Marcellus, and the Ghost, on platform before the Palace of Elsinor.

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