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Adams, Abigail (young) pastel, Benjamin Blyth, ca. 1766 Massachusetts Historical Society
Adams, Abigail (old) engraving, from an original painting by Gilbert Stuart; published by Johnson, Wilson & Co., New York, between 1830 and 1860 (?) Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
LC-USZ62-10016 DLC
Adams, John (portrait) copy of painting (artist unidentified in source description). National Archives
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Adams, John (signatures)   Library of Congress online exhibition: The Papers of Thomas Jefferson
Adams, John Quincy (adult) copy of painting (artist not identified in source description). National Archives
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Adams, John Quincy (child) engraving by Sidney L. Smith after a pastel by Isaak Schmidt, 1887 Massachusetts Historical Society
The Address of the General Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church to all their Brethren and Friends in the United States. Baltimore, May 20th, 1800 Methodist Episcopal Church Library of Congress, Rare Books & Special Collections Division, online collection An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera
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Allen, Richard in Bishop J. A. Handy, Scraps of African American Methodist Episcopal History, 1902 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries, online collection Documenting the American South
Allen, Richard, and other bishops of the A.M.E. Church portraits of Richard Allen and other African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) bishops, surrounded by scenes including Wilberforce University, Payne Institute, missionaries in Haiti, and the A.M.E. church book depository in Philadelphia. Lithograph; Boston: J.H. Daniels, 1876 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
LC-USZ62-15059
Copyright by John H.W. Burley
"American Methodists proceeding to their camp meeting," 1819 aquatint, hand-colored, by Jacques Gérard Milbert; engraving by M. Dubourg Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
LC-USZC4-3264
"Anabaptist ceremony in N. America," ca. 1819 aquatint, hand-colored, by Jacques Gérard Milbert; engraving by M. Dubourg Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
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Banneker, Benjamin detail of front cover, Benjamin Banneker's Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia Almanac, for the Year of our Lord 1795, woodcut Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, Maryland
Bardwell, Rhoda Smith portrait, ca. 1794, attributed by Charles Lyman Memorial Hall Museum, Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield, MA
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Bible, King James Version, 1851 distributed by the American Bible Society Ramseyer-Northern Bible Society Museum Collection, University of Minnesota—Duluth Library
Bombardment of Tripoli, 1804 Currier & Ives print, New York, 1846 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
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Boudinot, Elias (Buck Watie)   Courtesy of Paul Ridenour; genealogy page of the Stand Watie and Elias Boudinot Family
Brackenridge, Hugh Henry   University of Virginia Library, Electronic Archive of Early American Fiction
"Camp Meeting of the Methodists in N. America," ca. 1819 aquatint, hand-colored; artist, Jacques Gérard Milbert; engraver, M. Dubourg; Kennedy & Lucas Lithography Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
LC-USZC4-772
Cane Ridge Meeting House, Bourbon County, Kentucky sketch by W. R. Berry, 1882 University of Chicago and the Filson Historical Society, in Library of Congress online collection The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
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Cartwright, Peter engraving from Harper's Weekly, New York, October 2, 1869 General Commission on Archives and History, United Methodist Church, online exhibition The History of Methodism in America
"The Circuit Preacher" engraving of a drawing by A. R. Waud, from Harper's Weekly, October 12, 1867 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
Cornplanter Cornplanter, or Kiontwogky, or Handsome Lake. By F. Bartoli, 1796. Info from site: "In his 1836 catalogue McKenney has this painting taken by Bartoli and copied from the original by Bass Otis." Digital image from personal site "Portraits of American Indians" from the McKenney-Hall Gallery
Cotton field and plantation house, Macon County, Georgia, July 1937 Dorothea Lange, photographer Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
LC-USF34- 017955-C [P&P]
Declaration of Independence engraving made by printer William J. Stone in 1823; "the most frequently reproduced version of the document" National Archives online exhibition The Charters of Freedom
Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church, Midway, KY; historical marker photograph Courtesy of the Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church
Franklin, Benjamin copy of painting by Joseph Duplessis, ca. 1794-1802 National Archives
NWDNS-148-CC-11(3)
Great Seal of the United States, first publication of, 1786 engraving entitled "Arms of the United States" by James Trenchard, The Columbian Magazine (Philadelphia), September 1786, p. 33. Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division, in online exhibition Temple of Liberty: Building the Capitol for a New Nation
"Hail Columbia," n.d. (song sheet) published by Charles Magnus, New York Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division, online exhibition America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets
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"Hail Columbia" and "A Federal Ode, " c. 1798 (broadside) lyrics by Joseph Hopkinson. Boston: Sold by J. White [1798?] Albert H. Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia, online exhibition Music in American Life
Hamilton, Alexander (b&w) photograph of painting by John Trumbull National Archives
NWDNS-148-CP-6
Hamilton, Alexander; Report on Manufactures, 1791; page image as published in the Annals of the Second Congress (1791-1793), p. 971 Library of Congress online collection A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1875
Irving, Washington ca. 1860-ca. 1865; photograph by Mathew Brady Studio National Archives
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Jay, John copy of painting by Gilbert Stuart National Archives
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Jefferson, Thomas copy (black and white) of painting by Thomas Sully National Archives
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Jefferson, Thomas (portrait with signature) date and publisher unknown William E. Barton Collection of Lincolniana, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library; in Library of Congress online exhibition The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1829
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Jefferson, Thomas, signatures of   Library of Congress online collection The Papers of Thomas Jefferson
Jefferson, Thomas, cartoon about "The Providential Detection," ca. 1800 Library Company of Philadelphia

In Library of Congress online exhibition Religion and the Founding of the American Republic
Jones, Absalom in George F. Bragg, History of the Afro-American Group of the Episcopal Church. Baltimore, Md.: Church Advocate Press, 1922, p. 26 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries, Rare Book Collection, online collection Documenting the American South
"Keep within Compass," ca. 1795   Digital image courtesy of Catherine Lavender, College of Staten Island / CUNY, American Studies Program
Lapowinsa painting by Gustavus Hesselius, 1735 Historical Society of Pennsylvania
"Lewis and Clark in Council with the Indians" engraving by Matthew Carey, in Patrick Gass, A Journal of the Voyages and Travels of a Corps of Discovery, Under the Command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke, . . . 1812 Library of Congress, Rare Books & Special Collections Division, online exhibition
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America
Lincecum, Gideon photograph Courtesy of Jerry Lincecum, Austin College, Sherman, Texas
McKean, Thomas painting, attributed to Charles Willson Peale, 1785; completed ca. 1791 National Portrait Gallery
Madison, James Pendleton's Lithographer, 1828 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
PGA - Pendleton—James Madison ... (A size) [P&P]
Madison, James copy of painting by Gilbert Stuart National Archives
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[MAP] Georgia, 1796 Jedidiah Morse Courtesy of Ed Jackson, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, online collection Georgia Photo Gallery: Images of Physical Features and Ecosystems
[MAP] Indian tribes of North America, 1836 published by the American Antiquarian Society from a drawing by Hon. A. Gallatin, 1836

full title: Indian tribes of North America, about 1600 A.D. along the Atlantic, & about 1800 A.D. westwardly
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
G3301.E1 1800 .G3 Vault
[MAP] Kentucky, 1795 creators: John Reid & A. Anderson

full title: Map of the State of Kentucky, with the adjoining territories, 1795
Filson Historical Society and the Library of Congress online exhibition The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
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[MAP] Middle British colonies, 1776 full title: “A general map of the middle British colonies, in America. Containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. With the addition of New York, and the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec, improved from several surveys made after the late war, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map”; 1776. London, Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett, map, chart & printsellers, 1776 Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division, online collection Map Collections: 1500-2002
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[MAP] Mississippi, ca. 1823 by Finley Courtesy of Everette Carr, coordinator, Atala County, Mississippi
USGenWeb – Atala County, Mississippi
[MAP] Northwest Territory, 1785, detail created by Mannassah Cutler. Full title: “A map of the Federal Territory, from the western boundary of Pennsylvania to the Scioto River laid down from the latest informations and divided into townships and fractional parts of townships agreeably to the ordinance of the honle. congress passed in May 1785”; publ. 1788 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
G4081.F7 1785 .C8 Vault
[MAP] Northwest Territory, 1796 published by Thomas & Andrews University of Illinois Library, Rare Book and Special Collections
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[MAP] Pennsylvania, 1795 atlas map by Samuel Lewis; publisher: Philadelphia: Mathew Carey Courtesy of David Rumsey Map Collection, Copyright Cartography Associates
[MAP] Southeastern United States, 1803, detail by Jean Baptiste Poirson, 1760-1831; from P. Etienne Herbin de Halle's Statistique generale et particuliere de la France et de ses colonies. 1804, v. 8, no.18

full title: “Cours du Mississippi: comprenant la Louisiane, les 2 Florides, une partie des Etats-Unis, et pays adjacents,” 1803 [“Map of Mississippi, encompassing Louisiana, the two Floridas, a part of the United States, and bordering areas,” 1803]
Filson Historical Society, in the Library of Congress online exhibition The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
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[MAP] Southeastern United States, 1818 by Morris Burbeck and John Melish, 1818. Published in Letters from Illinois by Morris Birkbeck . . . Illustrated by a Map of the United States, Shewing Mr. Birkbeck's Journey From Norfolk To Illinois And a Map of English Prairie and the Adjacent Country, Philadelphia, M. Carey & Son, 1818 Courtesy of David Rumsey Map Collection, Copyright Cartography Associates
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[MAP] United States, ca. 1800 anonymous Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, online collection: Map Room
[MAP] United States, 1821   Courtesy of David Rumsey Map Collection, Copyright Cartography Associates
[MAP] Western Virginia, Pennsylvania, etc., 1778, detail by Thos. Hutchins, engraved by T. Cheevers; published in London, 1778

full title: "A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina; comprehending the river Ohio, and all the rivers, which fall into it; part of the river Mississippi, the whole of the Illinois River, Lake Erie; part of the lakes Huron, Michigan &c. and all the country bordering on these lakes and rivers"
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, G 3707.O5 1794 .H8 Vault
Marshall, John photograph of a painting at Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
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"Methodist Camp Meeting," 1836 engraving by E. W. Clay, published in New York by H. R. Robinson General Commission on Archives and History, United Methodist Church, online exhibition The History of Methodism in America
Monroe, James copy of painting by Gilbert Stuart National Archives
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Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1804, under construction   Courtesy Library Company of Philadelphia

Digital image from PBS online resource: Africans in America
Murray, Judith Sargent portrait by unidentified artist Judith Sargent Murray Society
A Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Venture, A Native of America, by Venture Smith, 1798 frontispiece Connecticut Historical Society
Nightlife in Philadelphia, 1811- ca. 1813 attributed to John Lewis Krimmel Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Rogers Fund, 1942 (42.95.18)
Oconee River, Georgia photograph by Ed Jackson Courtesy of Ed Jackson, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, online collection Georgia Photo Gallery: Images of Physical Features and Ecosystems
"Ode to the President of the United States on his arrival at Boston," 1789   Library of Congress, Rare Books & Special Collections Division, online collection An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and other Printed Ephemera
An Outline of the History of the Church in the State of Kentucky, during a Period of Forty Years . . . , 1824, p. 307 creator/publishers: Robert H. Bishop (1777-1855) and David Rice (1733-1816) Filson Historical Society; in Library oof Congressonline exhibition The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
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Peach orchard, Georgia photograph by Ed Jackson Courtesy of Ed Jackson, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, online collection Georgia Photo Gallery: Images of Physical Features and Ecosystems
The Prayer in the First Congress, A.D. 1774 stained glass and lead, from the Liberty Window, Christ Church, Philadelphia, after a painting by Harrison; artist: Tompkins Matteson, ca. 1848 Courtesy of the Rector, Church Wardens and Vestrymen of Christ Church, Philadelphia. Logo of Library of Congress online exhibition Religion and the Founding of the American Republic
Red River Meeting House, Logan County, Kentucky photograph of 1959 replica of original log structure (burned in 1992), n.d. Historical Foundation of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church and the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America
"Rip van Winkle," by Washington Irving, 1819, illustration from illustration by Arthur Wackham
Digital image from "Rip van Winkle" on The Virtual Bookshelf
The rise of Methodism in the West: being the Journal of the Western conference, 1800-1811, 1920 Western Episcopal Church, Western Conference. Author: William Warren Sweet Filson Historical Society; in Library of Congress online exhibition The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
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Rush, Benjamin attributed to John Neagle from painting by Thomas Sully National Archives
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St. George's Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1900 4th St. below Vine, ca. 1900. Photograph. Moses King, in Philadelphia and Notable Philadelphians (New York, 1902) Bryn Mawr Collection, online exhibition Places in Time: Historical Documentation of Place in Greater Philadelphia
"Settler's first blockhouse" chromolithograph, created/published 1870, E. Sachse & Co. Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
PGA - Sachse (E.) & Co.—Settler's first blockhouse (B size) [P&P]
"Song for the Anniversary of American Independence," 1819 printer: E. W. Allen, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1819 Library of Congress, Rare Book & Special Collections Division, online collection An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera
The Taking of the City of Washington, 1814 View from the Potomac River, of Washington, D.C. under attack by British forces under Major General Ross, August 24, 1814; wood engraving, published by G. Thompson, London, 1814 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
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"TO BE SOLD, on board the ship Bance Island, . . . NEGROES, just arrived from the Windward & Rice Coast," 1780s (?) newspaper advertisement for the sale of slaves at Ashley Ferry outside of Charleston, South Carolina, 1780s (?) Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, online exhibition African American Odyssey
LC-USZ62-10293 DLC
Tombigbee River, Mississippi photograph Courtesy of David McGill, Inland Cruising
Tyler, Royall   Vermont Historical Society
U.S. Constitution, 1787, page 1 page facsimile National Archives online exhibition The Charters of Freedom
View of the Erie Canal, 1830-1832, detail watercolor by John William Hill, 1830-1832 I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints, The New York Public Library
Virginia Resolutions of 1798 (detail) page facsimile, "Virginia to wit. In the House of Delegates Friday, December 21st, 1798" Library of Congress, Rare Books & Special Collections Division, online collection An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera
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Wampum belt, 1795 photograph; from the site: "This wampum belt is one of several presented during the ceremonies at the signing of the Treaty of Greenville." Ohio Historical Society
Washington, George (portrait) copy of painting by Gilbert Stuart National Archives
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Washington, George (reception by the ladies) full title: "Washington's reception by the ladies, on passing the bridge at Trenton, N.Y. April 1789, on his way to New York to be inaugurated first president of the United States." New York. Published by Currier & Ives, 1876 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
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Washington, George (wedding, with Martha Custis) painting by Junius Brutus Stearns, lithograph by Régnier; Paris, 1854 Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
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Washington, George (will, facsimile images of) pages 2-4, item number two The Papers of George Washington, University of Virginia Libraries
Webster, Noah attributed to James Sharples, Sr. National Archives
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Wilson, James   digital image courtesy of Peter Roberts, website God and Country
Wright, Frances "Fanny"   digital image from site of Council on Secular Humanism


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