Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen'l. George Washington 1 print : engraving. | Print shows George Washington, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform; framed medallion on pedestal with nameplate.
    • Date: 1778
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The honble. Samuel Adams, esqr. First delegate to Congress for Massachusetts / 1 print : engraving. | Samuel Adams, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, in medallion on pedestal.
    • Contributor: Norman, John
    • Date: 1781
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    General Washington 1 print : engraving and etching. | Print shows George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing uniform and hat; in oval.
    • Date: 1780
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Patrick Lyon, who suffered three months severe imprisonment on merely a vague suspicion for the internal robbery of the Bank of Pennsylvania 1 print on wove paper : engraving ; sheet 18.8 x 13.3 cm. | Portrait of the Philadelphia blacksmith and locksmith who became a well-known victim of judicial injustice. Lyon, who had manufactured the iron doors and locks for the vault of the Bank of Pennsylvania, was falsely convicted of its robbery in 1798. Here he is shown seated in a prison cell, holding...
    • Contributor: Akin, James, Approximately - Akin, James
    • Date: 1799
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    Wm. H. Taft - "good times" 1 print : chromolithograph ; 106.3 x 71.8 cm (sheet) | Print shows William Howard Taft, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right, against red, white, and blue background, with "Good Times" printed on a label attached to his coat.
    • Date: 1908
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    Lamartine membre du gouvernement provisoire - ministre des affaires etrangères 1 print : lithograph, chine collé ; 41.1 x 33 cm (sheet) | Print shows Alphonse de Lamartine, three-quarter length portrait, sitting in a chair, facing left, with right elbow resting on a table and right hand at his chin.
    • Contributor: Alophe
    • Date: 1848
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Atlanta campaign. Army of the Cumberland. Divine service by Rev. P.P. Cooney, C.S.C. Chaplain Gen. of Ind. Troops in the field 1 print : chromolithograph. | Soldiers in church service in the field, portrait of Rev. P.P. Cooney, soldiers receiving holy communion, battle scene, and sisters in field hospital.
    • Contributor: American Oleograph Co.
    • Date: 1877
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Major Gen. McClellan 1 print : lithograph. | Full-length portrait, standing, facing left, in front of three other men and three horses.
    • Contributor: C.D. Andrews & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Anthony Burns 1 print on wove paper: wood engraving with letterpress ; 42.8 x 33.2 cm (sheet) | Print shows a portrait of the fugitive slave Anthony Burns, whose arrest and trial under the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 touched off riots and protests by abolitionists and citizens of Boston in the spring of 1854. A bust portrait of the twenty-four-year-old Burns is surrounded by scenes...
    • Contributor: Andrews, John
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Daniel Webster 1 print : mezzotint ; on sheet 69.7 x 55 cm. | Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left.
    • Contributor: Andrews, Robert, -857 - Harding, Chester - Andrews, Joseph - Smith, Henry Wright - Andrews, Robert
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Daniel Webster 1 print : mezzotint ; 86.2 x 54.5 cm. | Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left.
    • Contributor: Andrews, Joseph - Harding, Chester - Smith, Henry Wright
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Daniel Webster 1 print : mezzotint ; 72.3 x 49 cm, on sheet 86.2 x 60.5 cm. | Print showing Daniel Webster, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left.
    • Contributor: Andrews, Joseph - Harding, Chester - Smith, Henry Wright
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gen. Washington 1 print : etching and engraving. | Print shows George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing military uniform; framed medallion on pedestal with nameplate.
    • Contributor: Fielding, John (Bookseller) - Angus, W. (William), Active 18th Century-19th Century - Fielding, John - Angus, W. (William)
    • Date: 1785
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    Mr. Thos. Paine 1 print : engraving ; plate 17.5 x 11.3 cm, on sheet 21.7 x 13.2 cm. | Print shows Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, turned to the right, facing front, with right hand on cheek, and holding open book at his waist; after painting by Charles Willson Peale.
    • Contributor: Angus, W. (William), Active 18th Century-19th Century - Peale, Charles Willson - Angus, W. (William)
    • Date: 1791
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    Caius Marius on the ruins of Carthage 1 print : engraving. | Print showing Gaius Marius, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, with ruins of Carthage behind him.
    • Contributor: Apollo Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in the United States - Vanderlyn, John - Schoff, Stephen Alonzo
    • Date: 1842
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mrs. Ann Eliza Young, 19th wife of Brigham Young 1 print : lithograph. | Ann Eliza Young, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front.
    • Contributor: Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - Baker, Joseph E., Approximately - Baker, Joseph E.
    • Date: 1869
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    Grant & Wilson 1 print on wove paper : lithograph ; image 22.9 x 32.6 cm. | Print shows a campaign banner for the 1872 Republican national ticket. The armored figure of Liberty stands between portraits of presidential candidate Ulysses S. Grant and running mate Henry Wilson. Grant's portrait is adorned with oak leaves and Wilson's with olive or laurel branches. On the left are military paraphernalia...
    • Contributor: Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - Baker, Joseph E., Approximately
    • Date: 1872
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    Mendelssohn Quintette Club of Boston (organized 1849) 1 print : hand-colored lithograph ; sheet 47 x 54.8 cm. | Print shows a group portrait of six members of the Mendelssohn Quintette Club of Boston with their instruments; shown are, from left, Bernhard Listemann, E.M. Heindl, Rudolph Hennig, Ludwig Emanuel Manoly, Thomas Ryan, and Gustav Dannreuther.
    • Contributor: Armstrong & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
    • Date: 1878
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    S.A.J. Madame la grande duchesse Catherine duchesse d'Oldenbourg Print shows Catherine Duchess of Oldenburg, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, in oval.
    • Contributor: Artaria & Co.
    • Date: 1809
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    T. Roosevelt 1 print : etching ; 18 x 13.5 cm (plate), 25.3 x 18.4 cm (sheet) + 1 sheet of text. | Print shows Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing pince nez. Includes facsimile signature and a separate sheet of letterpress titled "Theodore Roosevelt Twenty-Sixth President of the United States (1901-1909) Born New York, October 27, 1858."
    • Contributor: Audibert, P. Raymond
    • Date: 1914
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Pope Pius IX. Born May 13th1792. Elected Pope June 16th1846 1 print : tinted lithograph ; sheet 45.3 x 34.1 cm. | Print shows Pope Pius IX, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, with right hand raised to make the sign of the cross.
    • Contributor: Baillie, James S., Active - Baillie, James S.
    • Date: 1848
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    Grand Democratic banner 1 print on wove paper : lithograph ; image 32.6 x 21.8 cm. | Print shows a campaign banner for Democratic candidates James K. Polk and George M. Dallas. Two bust portraits of the candidates appear in elaborate oval frames, each adorned with two eagles and a cornucopia. Below them are a shield with stars and stripes, two American flags, books, documents, and pens...
    • Contributor: Baillie, James S., Active - Baillie, James S.
    • Date: 1844
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    Isabel 1 print : lithograph, color. | Half-length portrait of woman, seated, facing front.
    • Contributor: Baillie, James S., Active - Baillie, James S.
    • Date: 1846
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The nation's choice for the 12th President of the U.S. Genl. Z. Taylor and his battles 1 print on wove paper : lithograph ; image 33 x 21.9 cm. | A campaign print for Whig presidential nominee Zachary Taylor. A bust-length portrait of the Mexican War hero is set in an oval frame of oak leaves and acorns, surrounded by various martial attributes. Cannon, drums, bayonets, and flags flank the portrait, a sword and musket are crossed below, and an...
    • Contributor: Baillie, James S., Active - Baillie, James S.
    • Date: 1847
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Abraham Lincoln, Republican candidate for president of the United States 1 print on calendered paper : woodcut with letterpress ; image 39.3 x 55 cm. | A print for a large campaign banner or poster for Republican presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln. It features a central roundel with a bust portrait of the candidate, flanked by standing deities Justice and Liberty. Justice (left) holds scales and a sword, while Liberty (right) holds the Constitution and...
    • Contributor: Baker & Godwin
    • Date: 1860