Manuscript/Mixed MaterialWhite Hair (Native American) to Thomas Jefferson, November 6, 1807. In French.
- Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas - White Hair (Native American)
- Date: 1807-11-06
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Photo, Print, Drawing[Cartouche showing a Native woman, representing America, nursing infants in a tropical setting with scenes of commerce in the background] 1 print : etching.
- Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis
- Date: 1783
Photo, Print, DrawingGuillaume Penn traite avec les indiens etablissant la province de Pensilvanie dans l'Amerique septentrionale en 1681 / 1 print : engraving ; 53 x 39 cm. | Print showing William Penn and settlers trading with Native Americans, with buildings under construction in the background.
- Contributor: West, Benjamin - West, Benjamin,. William Penn's Treaty With the Indians - Delaunay, Robert
- Date: 1772
Photo, Print, Drawing"Nuit et jour" on emploie les plaques Jougla dans le monde entier 1 print (poster) : chromolithograph ; 146 x 108 cm. | Poster showing a globe surrounded by figures using cameras, including a fashionable woman, a Native American in a feather headdress, a geisha, and a hunter dressed in heavy furs.
- Contributor: Gonya, Louis
- Date: 1905
Photo, Print, DrawingL'Amérique 1 print : stipple engraving, hand-colored ; 18.4 x 13 cm (plate), 24.6 x 19.4 cm (sheet) | Print shows a young Native American maiden, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing a fur and fabric robe, a feathered headdress, a quiver and bow; the early form of the allegorical figure representing "America".
- Contributor: Bance, Jacques-Louis
- Date: 1800
MapCarte particulière du cours du fleuve St. Louis depuis le village sauvage jusqu'au dessous du Detour aux Angloix, des lacs Pontchartrain & Maurepas & des rivières & bayouc qui y aboutissent Shows the Mississippi River in the vicinity of New Orleans from Colapissas to English Turn, lakes Maurepas and Pontchartrain, location of Native American settlements, fortifications, and natural features. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Copy annotated in pencil: No 5 and 84482-06. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes wind rose. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 915
- Contributor: Saucier, F.
- Date: 1749
MapCarte particulière d'une partie de la Louisianne ou les fleuve et rivierres [i.e. rivières] onts etés relevé a l'estime & les routtes [i.e. routes] par terre relevé & mesurées aux pas, par ...
Louisiana and Mississippi routes of Broutin, de Verges, and Saucier Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map in 2 sections mounted on cloth backing. Prime meridian: [Paris]. "This map of the Mississippi River Valley from Memphis to the Gulf of Mexico as far east as Mobile includes interior streams, routes, European communities, and Native American settlements and nations, fortifications ... Map concentrates on the surveys of Broutin, Vergés, and Saucier in Mississippi and Alabama ..." Includes text....
- Contributor: Demarigny
- Date: 1743
CollectionHans Peter Kraus collection of Spanish American documents, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Letters, decrees, order books, reports, instructions, dispatches, printed material, and miscellaneous legal documents concerning the history and culture of colonial Spanish America including Florida and other territories now part of the United States. Subjects include exploration of the New World; the government of New Spain, especially Mexico; the Catholic Church in Mexico and the administration of the Mexican Inquisition; taxation and economic conditions in...
- Contributor: Kraus, Hans Peter
CollectionMiles-Cameron families correspondence,
Nelson Appleton Miles papers | Miles-Cameron families papers | Miles family papers | Cameron family papers Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence addressed to Elizabeth Cameron, J.D. Cameron, Nelson Appleton Miles, and Sherman Miles relating primarily to personal affairs and to social life in Washington, D.C. Includes letters from many prominent individuals in national and international diplomatic, military, and political circles during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Correspondents of the Cameron, Miles, and allied Sherman families include Simon Cameron, Yulee Noble Miles,...
- Contributor: Miles, Nelson Appleton
Photo, Print, DrawingLe Destin molestant les Anglois 1 print : etching and engraving. | Print shows the Comte d'Estaing presenting a palm frond to America, a Native wearing feathered headdress and skirt and holding a staff topped with a liberty cap and who is seated on a throne of bales and barrels of produce destined for France; above the scene Fame trumpets the success of d'Estaing who is shown wearing armor...
- Date: 1779
Photo, Print, Drawing[A Tory and a patriot wrestle for a pine tree banner while an Native watches] 1 print : etching and engraving. | Print shows a cartouche on a map with Loyalist attempting to replace a banner displaying a pine tree and topped with a liberty cap signifying America with a banner bearing the British lion; the patriot raises a knife to defend the American banner. On the left, a Native watches in horror this struggle for ownership of the...
- Date: 1776
Photo, Print, DrawingIntérieur d'une cabane de Caloches (Ile de Sitkha, C?te N.O. de l'Amérique) 1 print : lithograph. | Interior view of lodge or cabin with Natives gathered around fire.
- Contributor: Postels, A. (Aleksandr) - Thierry Frères (Firm)
- Date: 1835
Photo, Print, DrawingLe transport du grand soleil 1 print : etching. | Native porters transporting the tribal leader whom they worshipped as the sun.
- Date: 1758
Photo, Print, DrawingRaquetes 1 print : engraving. | Snowshoes and Natives wearing snowshoes while hunting deer.
- Date: 1703
Photo, Print, DrawingJeu des habitans de Californie Native women watching men play game, possibly related to gambling, at a mission near San Francisco, California.
- Contributor: Choris, Louis
- Date: 1822
Photo, Print, Drawing[A method of hunting deer in the Northeast] 1 print : engraving. | Natives using devices for making noise to drive deer and other game towards a fenced area.
- Date: 1613
CollectionVishtèn : Acadian music from Prince Edward Island,
American Folklife Center concert, 2019-03-21 | Homegrown 2019, the music of America Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Documentation of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on March 21, 2019 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Vishte?n performs both traditional and original Acadian music with rock energy. Their original "neo-traditional" compositions blend updated versions of French and Celtic genres. The trio comprises multi-instrumentalists Emmanuelle and Pastelle LeBlanc from the...
- Contributor: Library of Congress. Music Division - Vishtèn (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2019
Photo, Print, DrawingSauvage du NO. de la Louisiane 1 print : etching. | Print shows a Native warrior, full-length portrait, left profile, holding a scalp in left hand and a snake in right hand.
- Date: 1784
BlogHow Do You Say "Library" in…? I've asked a few people from the Law Library of Congress to say "Library" in their native language.
- Contributor: Weber, Andrew
- Date: 2016-08-11
Photo, Print, DrawingCarte du Canada qui comprend la Parúe Septentrionale des Etats Unis d'Amérique 1 print : etching. | Cartouche showing iconography of Canada; Natives, various animals, and the activities of French missionaries.
- Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
- Date: 1783
BlogHow Do You Say "Law" in…? As we are the Law Library of Congress, I thought it would be nice to ask staff to say the word law in their native language.
- Contributor: Weber, Andrew
- Date: 2016-06-10
Photo, Print, DrawingL'Amérique 1 print : stipple engraving, printed in color with hand-coloring ; 37 x 27.5 cm (plate), 39.4 x 29.8 cm (sheet) | Print shows a young Native maiden, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing a fabric robe with left breast exposed, a feathered headdress with beaded braids, and feathered armbands; the early form of the allegorical figure representing "America".
- Contributor: Bertrand, No?l Fran?ois - Vauthier, Jules Antoine
- Date: 1820
Photo, Print, DrawingCarte du théatre de la guerre entre les anglais et les Américains 1 print : etching. | Print shows cartouche with a Native wearing feathered headdress and skirt reclining against wall which bears title inscription; flags, banners, and shield on his right, trees in the background.
- Contributor: Esnauts Et Rapilly
- Date: 1779
Photo, Print, DrawingCarte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique 1 print : etching and engraving, hand-colored. | Print shows cartouche with a Native woman wearing feathered headdress and skirt reclining against a tropical tree laden with fruit and behind which grows corn; she is looking over her right shoulder at a battle scene.
- Contributor: Denis, Louis
- Date: 1779
Book/Printed MaterialVoyage dans les solitudes américaines. Voyage au Minnesota, The principal part of the book is devoted to a general account of the Indians of North America, following a brief description of Minnesota. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
- Contributor: Domenech, Emmanuel
- Date: 1858
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