An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera
Articles of agreement made on the day of Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and between Secretary for the Department of war of the United States of America of the one part, and of the other part ... [1814-15].
Articles of agreement, made and entered into this day of anno domini one thousand, eight hundred and between an officer in the United States army, on the one part, and of the county of and state of of the other part. ... [1814-15].
Articles of agreement, made and entered into this twenty-second day of April, one thousand and seven hundred and ninety-four, by and between Robert Morris, Esquire of the City of Philadelphia ... on behalf of himself and others his associates, o
Articles of agreement. [n. p. 1871].
Articles of confederation and perpetual union between the states of New Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay, Rhode Island, and Providence plantations, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South
Articles of the associated loyalist, under the Honourable Board of Directors. [New York? 1781?].
Articulations. Primitives. Correlatives ... Exceptions to the general rule ... [Washington, D. C. 18--].
Artifical marble. Parker's patent hydraulic cement ... Certificates ... Chillicothe, S. W. Ely, Printer .
Artificial stove fuel, manufactured from anthracite coal waste by the Loiseau Pressed fuel company, at Port Richmond, Philadelphia. [n. d.].
[A cartoon] The strufe between an old hunker, a barnburner, and a no party man. .
Arundel tinted spectacles. [Reading, Pa.] c1873.
As a scandalous paper has appeared, stiled, an answer to the foolish reason for re-choosing the old members, &c calculated to asperse the character of three of the late members, candidates for the ensuing election; it is necessary for the satisf
... As some misapprehension exists on the subject of a supposed pledge, said to have been given by the present mayor, at the time of his inauguration, to serve, but one term, his inaugural address is here published ... Several voters. [Inaugural
Assembly No. State of New Jersey. Joint resolutions reported by the Committee of the public domain. [Resolution regarding public lands]. [184-?].
Assessor's notice ... Assessors of Reading. Reading, May 1, 1880.
Assessors' notice .... Assessors of Reading. Reading, April 21, 1881.
Assessors' notice! To the inhabitants and other persons liable to pay taxes in the Town of Reading for the year 1884 ... Assessors of Reading. Reading Mass., April 30, 1884.
Assessors' notice. The voters of the several wards will please take notice that the assessors will attend at the places designated below, from 10 o'clock A. M., to 3 o'clock, P. M., every day (except Sundays and Christmas day) from the 15th to t
Assessors' notice. The voters of the several wards will please take notice, that the assessors will attnd at the places designated below, from 10 o'clock, A. M. to 3 o'clock P.M., every day, (except Sundays and Christmas day,) from the 15th to t
The assize of ale. An informal audit of comments, curiosities, anecdotes and episodes, odds and ends of history and tradition all with more or less relation to Trinity audit ale ... New York, 1937.
The association of the sons of liberty, of New-York. It is essential to the freedom and security of a free people, that no taxes be imposed upon them but by their own consent, or their representatives ... [Dated] New-York, November 29, 1773.
An association, proposed to the loyal citizens. Agreeable to the proclamation issued by His Excellency the Honorable Major-General William Howe, Commander in chief of His Majesty’s forces, &c. &c. &c. We his Majesty’s loyal subjects of the Town
An association, signed by 89 members of the late House of Burgess [Dated] the 27th day of May, 1774 [89 names] We the subscribers, clergymen and other inhabitants of the colony and dominion of Virginia, having maturely considered the contents of
Association. Whereas there has been a horrid and detestable conspiracy formed and carried on by papists and other wicked and traiterous persons for assassinating His Majesty’s royal person, in order to encourage an invasion from France, to subve
"Masters of the situation." James T. Field's parting words to the Exeter audience, on the evening of May 26, 1875.
Astounding developments! Let all Americans judge for themselves! The American party sold to Buchanan! Address of the Republican state executive committee. To the people of Pennsylvania ... Philadelphia, Oct. 20, 1856.
Astrology! What is astrology? ... Professor Baron has a profound knowledge of the rules of the Science of the stars ... Fee in full. Ladies 50 cts. Gentlemen $1. N. B. The Professor will remain in the city a short time only. Boston. J. H.
Astronomical lectures. Mr. A. Fletcher will give a course of lectures on astronomy to the ladies and gentlemen of Carliele ... [n. d.].
At Duane's book-store, Pennsylvania Avenue. For sale a collection of books ... [Washington 181-?].
At a Council held at Philadelphia, May 17th 1742 ... The gentlemen, to whom the report of a Committee of the Assembly, in relation to unhealthy vessels, was refer'd, made their report thereupon; which being read, and approved, was ordered to be
At a General Assembly of the Governor and Company of his Majesty's Colony of Connecticut, holden at New-Haven, on the second Thursday of October, 1758 [Complaint to be made against soldiers who refuse to join troops for present campaign]. [New-H
At a General Assembly of the Governor and Company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, by adjournment, on the 10th day of January, Anno Domini 1782. The Gentlemen nominated by the votes of the freemen of this State to stand for elect
At a General Assembly of the Governor and commander of the English Colony of Rhode Island, and Providence plantations, in New England, in America, begun and holden by adjournment at Providence, within and for the said Colony on the second Monday
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of His Majesty's English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America, holden at Hartford in said colony, on the second Thursday of May, in the thirty-third year of the reign of His Majesty
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, by Special order of his honor the governor, the fourteenth day of June, Anno Domini, 1776 Whereas the troops now rasing in this Colony must be fu
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the eighth day of May, A. D. 1766. [Grant of a Brief to Eleazor Wheelock for support of the Indian Charity School.] New-London: Printed by T.
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1776. Whereas the General Assembly of this Colony, have at this session, enacted, that one regiment or battalion o
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut in America, holden at Hartford in said State, on the second Thursday of October A. D. 1779. An act to enable the commissary general, on a sudden and very pressing emer
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford on the second Thursday of May, 1780. An act for ascertaining the quantity of grain, flour, meal, salt, rum, salted pork and beef, in this state, an
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, in said state, on the second Thursday of October, Anno Dom. 1779. An act for raising and equipping four thousand of the militia, to aid the army
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1781. [Resolve for filling ranks of two regiments]. Hartford: Printed by Hudson and Goodwin .
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1780. Whereas a requisition has been made on this State by the Honorable Commitee of Congress, and by his excellenc
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1782. Resolved by this Assembly, that a list of the deficient numbers of recruits, in each town in this state (exce
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 Connecticut; holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May 1780. An act in further addition to, and in alteration of the act, entitled, An act more effectually to prevent illi
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the state of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, (by special order of his Excellency the Governor,) on the 7th day of April, A. D. 1779. An act for ascertaining the quantity of grain, flour and m
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the state of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the 2d Thursday of May, 1779. An act for raising two regiments of men for the defence of this state ... Hartford: Printed by Hudson and Goodwin
At a General Assembly of the Governor and company, of the English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America, holden at New-Haven, in said colony, on the second Thursday of October, A. D. 1773. Resolved, by this Assembly, that the select-
At a General Assembly of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford in said State, on the second Thursday of May A. D. 1815 [Regarding Charitable society for the education of indigent, pious young men, for the ministry of the gospel.]
At a General Assembly of the State of Connecticut, holden at New Haven in said State, on the first Wednesday of May, A. D. 1838. An act proposing to the people an amendment to the constitution ... Approved, June 1, 1838.
At a General Assembly of the State of Connecticut, holden at New-Haven, on the second Thursday of October A. D. 1798 [Regarding breaking of Sabbath]. [Hartford, Printed by Hudson and Goodwin 1798].
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 Court for their Majesties Colony of the Massachusetts Bay in New-England, sitting at Boston, upon adjournment, December 22th, 1691 [A proclamation relating to various matters] [Cambridge Printed by Bartholomew Green 1691].
At a General Court held at Boston in New England the second day of October 1678. [A proclamaton for a day of fasting and prayer November 21, 1678] [Cambridge, Printed by Samuel Green 1678].
At a General court, held at Boston the 3d of May 1676. [Levying ten single county rates to defray the charges of the war] [Cambridge, Printed by Samuel Green, 1676] [Reproduction].
At a Town meeting held in Richmond, April 4th, A. D. 1855. [Resolutions on Railroad law] Richmond, April 4, A. D. 1855.
At a convention of clergy and lay-deputies of the Protestant Episcopal churches hereafter named, holden at Salem, in the County of Essex, and commonwealth of Massachusetts, October the fifth and sixth, 1790, viz. St. Paul's church, Newbury-Port,
At a convention of delegates for the counties and corporations in the colony of Virginia, at the town of Richmond, in the county of Henrico, on Monday the 20th of March, 1775 ... Williamsburg: Printed by Alexander Purdie .
At a convention of delegates from several states of the Union, on the subject of French spoliations prior to September, 1800, assembled conformably to notice in the City of New York, on the 13th October, 1836 ... [New York, 1863].
At a convention of delegates, held by adjournment at Exeter, November 3d, 1779. For the important purpose of supporting the credit of the Continental currency, and for taking into their further consideration their proceedings passed as their lat
At a council, held at the Palace, May 2, 1775. Present his Excellency the Governor, Thomas Nelson Ricard Corein, William Byrd, Ralph Wormeley, Junior, John Camm, clerk, and John Page Esquire, The Governor was pleased to address himself to the bo
At a general and very numerous meeting of the Federal Republican citizens of Albany, convened at the City-Hall, for the purpose of taking into consideration certain proceedings of the Hibernian Society, in the City of New York, in relation to th
At a general assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, (by special order of the Governor of said Colony) on the 26th day of April, Annoque Domini 1775. Whereas the General Assembly of this Colony have
At a general meeting of the citizens of Philadelphia, and parts adjacent, at the State-House yard in this City, on Tuesday the 25th of May 1779, General Roberdeau was unanimously requested to take the chair; who introduced the business with the
At a general meeting of the members of the Mutual Assurance Society against fire on buildings of the state of Virginia, held at the capitol in the city of Richmond, on the 18th day of February, 1822 ... [Richmond, 1822.].
At a great and General court of Assembly for the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, begun and held at Boston the 27th day of May 1747, and continued by adjournment and prorogation to the 3d of February following. March 2d 1747 [-48] The followin
At a large and respectable meeting of the citizens of Newton, in the county of Sussex, convened on the evening of the 24th of October instant, for the purpose of taking into consideration the propriety of presenting an address to the Legislature
At a late meeting of the General Committee appointed in this city to promote the election of Robert Yates as Governor, and William Floyd as Lieutenant-Governor, we were appointed a confidential sub-committee to communicate with our republican fr
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 meeting … held at the City Hall, February 17th, 1851 … Memorial of the association of the defenders of Baltimore in 1814 … [Signed] Jos. K. Stapleton [and six other].
At a meeting held in Washington, on the 22d August, 1854, a statement was submitted by Mr. John L. Hayes, Counsellor at Law, on the condition and prospects of the Earl of Stirling's claims ... [Washington, 1854].
At a meeting of a large number of the Farmers and Planters of the County of Fayette, at the Big Spring: The following resolutions were unanimously entered into and ordered to be published ... April 28, 1798.
At a meeting of a number of inhabitants of the Territory of Columbia, on the 4th of February, 1794. Robert Peter in the Chair. The meeting, impressed with the importance of liberal education to the people of free governments, where every citizen
At a meeting of a number of members of both houses of the Legislature, and citizens of the city and county of Albany ... on the 21st day of March, 1798, for the purpose of agreeing upon suitable persons to be held up as candidates for the office
At a meeting of a number of the Citizens of Philadelphia, at the Philosophical Society's Hall, November the 2d, Samuel Howell, Chairman. Jonathan B. Smith, Secretary. It was unanimously resolved, to publish the following address to the inhabitan
At a meeting of a number of the Freemen and Freeholders of the City and County of New-York, at the house of Mrs. Vandewater's on Wednesday evening last, for the purpose of nominating persons to represent them in the next General Assembly, it was
At a meeting of a number of the inhabitants of Woodbridge and Perth Amboy, at the House of John Mannin in Woodbridge on Saturday the 16th of February, 1793. Jonathan Bloomfield, Esq. in the chair, it was unanimously resolved that the following a
... At a meeting of delegates from ninety-seven towns of the State of Connecticut, convened at New-Haven, on the 29th day of August, 1804. William Judd, Esq. in the Chair. Henry W. Edwards and Lemuel Whitman Clerks. Whereas it is the unanimous o
At a meeting of delegates from ninety-seven towns of the State of Connecticut, convened at New-Haven, on the 29th day of August, 1804. William Judd, Esq. in the Chair. Henry W. Edwards and Lemuel Whitman, Clerks. Whereas it is the unanimous opin
At a meeting of delegates of the towns in the counties of New-London and Windham, convened at Norwich, the 8th day of September, 1774. to consult for their common safety, &c ... Norwich, Printed by Judah P. Spooner .
At a meeting of deputies, chosen in and for each hundred of Kent county, in the Delaware state, at Dover, on Monday the first day of September 1783 [Recommending list of candidates for the ensuing year]. [Dover? 1783].
... At a meeting of members of the Legislature and other citizens at the Court House in Concord on the 26th of June A. D. 1818, pursuant to a notice by the Hon. President of the Senate and the Hon. Speaker of the House of representatives for the
At a meeting of representative democrats, called to meet the Executive committee for consulation, a motion was made and unanimously adopted that the following speech delivered by E. L. Russell, at the ratification meeting on Saturday night, July
At a meeting of the Boston booksellers, Friday, March 15, 1839. Voted that the following shall be the regulations for the next rade sale in this ciry. [Boston, 1839]
At a meeting of the Committee appointed by the American Philosophical Society for the purpose of collecting and communicating to the Society materials for forming the Natural history of the insect called the hessian fly, as also information of t
At a meeting of the Committee of the County of Lancaster, 5th July, 1776. The Committee taking into their consideration the important business of raising the quota of troops in this county. [Signed] Geo. Ross, Chairman. Lancaster. Printed by Fra
At a meeting of the Council of appointment held at the City-Hall of the City of Albany, on [Saturday] the [seventh] day of [April] 179[ 8] Present his Excellency John Jay, Esquire, President ... Resolved that [Samuel Stone] be and he is hereby
At a meeting of the Democratic Society of the City of New-York, on Wednesday, the 28th day of May, 1794, and in the eighteenth year of American independence, the following address to the republican citizens of the United States, was, upon mature
At a meeting of the Governor and Council of the State of Connecticut, at Middletown, on the 3d day of July A. D. 1811. The selectmen of Newburyport, in the Commonweath of Massachusetts, having by their agent applied to His Excellency Governor Gr
At a meeting of the Republican members of the Legislature and other citizens of the Western district, held at Wendell's hotel, in the City of Albany, on the 11th day of March, 1801. [Positive Photostat].
At a meeting of the True Sons of Liberty, in the City of New-York, July 27, 1774, properly convened; present, John Calvin, John Know, Roger Rumpus, &c. &c. Uc. [15 resolves] By order of the meeting Ebenezer Snuffle, Secretary [New York, 1774].
At a meeting of the Union League of the 19th ward of the City of New York, held February 28, 1866, it was resolved, that the Union League of the 19th ward of the city of New York view with deep regret the action of New York of the President of t
At a meeting of the Washington national monument society, held on the 21st instant, the undersigned were appointed a committee to report upon plans to raise funds for the completion of the monument, and also to prepare an appeal to Congress ...
At a meeting of the club held last evening, it was voted to accept the invitation extended us by Robert Fletcher, Esq. to visit his homestead and partake of his hospitalities ... John Patterson, Secretary. Boston, June 1st, 1859.
At a meeting of the delegates in every town and district in the County of Suffolk, on Tuesday the sixth of September, at the House of Mr. Richard Woodward of Dedham, and by adjournment at the house of Mr. Daniel Vose, of Milton, on Friday the ni
At a meeting of the following gentlemen, being committee from every town and district in the County of Middlesex and Province of Massachusetts-Bay, held at Concord in said County, on the 30th end 31st day of August 1774, to consult upon measures
At a meeting of the freeholders … Boston … the 26th of July, Anno Domini 1774.
At a meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of Boston, on Monday the 18th of November inst., it was voted, that the following hand bill be printed, and delivered to the inhabitants, for their government in giving in to the committee on
At a meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the Town of Boston, legally qualified and warned, in public town-meeting, assembled at Faneuil-Hall on Monday the 21st day of April AnnoDomini 1766. Voted that the selectmen be desir’d, wh
At a meeting of the merchants & traders, at Faneuil-Hall, on the 23rd January 1770. The following votes were passed, viz. … Whereas William Jackson Theophilus Little, John Taylor, and Nathaniel Rogers all of Boston, did refuse and yet delay to c