CollectionMary Church Terrell Papers The papers of educator, lecturer, suffragist, and civil rights activist Mary Church Terrell (1863-1954) consist of approximately 13,000 documents, comprising 25,323 images, all of which were digitized from 34 reels of previously produced microfilm. Spanning the years 1851 to 1962, with the bulk of the material concentrated in the period 1886-1954, the collection contains diaries, correspondence, printed matter, clippings, and speeches and writings, primarily...
- Contributor: Terrell, Mary Church
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Book/Printed MaterialFrench commerce and manufactures and Negro slavery in the United States: letter to the editor of the "Journal des débats," "Translated for the London morning chronicle." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Gift, Margaret W. Cushing, Jan. 26, 1938. LAC brd 2019-04-25 no edits (1 card) LAC rwp 2019-05-03 review
- Contributor: Lawrence, William Beach - African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1860
Book/Printed MaterialLes laboureurs : poême tiré de Jocelyn : reproduit en caractères tissés, avec licence des propriétaires éditeurs
Labovrevrs Pages of the book are woven entirely in silver and black silk, using a jacquard loom. An earlier issue was woven in 1878 for the Exposition universelle de 1878. Cf. Bibliothe?que nationale (France). Catalogue ge?ne?ral des livres imprime?s de la Bibliothe?que nationale: auteurs, volume 87, column 122, no. 479. Text within ornamental borders. Bound in brown leather, edges ruled in gilt on p. ...
- Contributor: Lamartine, Alphonse De
- Date: 1883
Book/Printed MaterialHeures a lusaige de Ro[m]me tout au long sans rien requerir auecques plusieurs belles hystoires & figures de la pocalipce a la mode dytalie nouuelleme[n]t imprimees. Signatures : [A]-N?. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 923 LC copy on vellum. Initials and paragraph-marks supplied in gold on red or blue. Ornament painted beneath "Ad laudes" caption on p.  includes a cock (?) and green plant-form on gold shield.
- Contributor: Hardouyn, Gilles - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress) - Catholic Church - Hardouyn, Germain - Anabat, Guillaume
- Date: 1505
Book/Printed MaterialNotre-Dame de Paris, Also available in digital form.
- Contributor: Hugo, Victor - Hapgood, Isabel Florence
- Date: 1891
Book/Printed MaterialThe dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained. Wherein the manner of performing all steps in ball dancing is made easy by a new and familiar method. In two parts ... The ...
Dancing-master | Art of dancing explained This is a translation of one of the most important sources for the study and reconstruction of eighteenth-century dance--Pierre Rameau's 1725 Le mai?tre a danser. Translated by English dancer and writer John Essex (c. 1680-1744), part one of the text and accompanying full-page plates carefully focus on the appropriate manner of walking, feet positions, and bows, and describe a large vocabulary of steps. Part...
- Contributor: Essex, John - Rameau, Pierre - Printed and Sold by Him, and J. Brotherton
- Date: 1728
Book/Printed Material[The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times
Art of dancing Catalog. Book. print | vii p., 22 p. (music), -548 p. 17 pl. 23 cm. | by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (Statement Of Responsibility). On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of sixty positions. With original quadrilles and waltzes. Arranged for the piano-forte. Barton's English translation of Code complet...
- Contributor: Blasis, Carlo - E. Bull
- Date: 1830