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The New national air. "Nigger Doodle Dandy." : Air--."Yankee Doodle."

Classification: 
Date: 
1864
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Paper: 7 7/8 x 4 5/16 in. (20 x 11 cm)
Description: 
Publisher: J.F. Feeks, printer, New York, New York Description: 1 sheet, 20 x 11cm
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY1865.300
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1864
eMuseum Object ID: 
64770
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Address of John Brown to the Virginia Court

Classification: 
Date: 
1859
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 3/16 x 11 in. (36 x 28 cm)
Description: 
Address of John Brown to the Virginia Court, Nov. 2, 1859, on receiving the sentence of death, for his heroic attempt at Harper's Ferry, to give deliverance to the captives, and to let the oppressed go free.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1859.107
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1859
eMuseum Object ID: 
64769
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Ossawattomie Brown

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1859
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
Description: 
Ossawattomie Brown; or, The insurrection at Harper's Ferry. : A drama, in three acts. To which are added a description of the costume--cast of characters--entrances and exits--relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.PS699.Box.S9738.O7
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1859
eMuseum Object ID: 
64768
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Volunteers wanted! An attack on Washington anticipated!!...

Classification: 
Date: 
1861
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 5/16 x 14 3/16 in. (49 x 36 cm)
Description: 
Author: Colonel William C. Browne Publisher: Ingalls, Brockway & Beebee, printers, Watertown, NY
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1861.133
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1861
eMuseum Object ID: 
64767
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Reynolds's political map of the United States

Classification: 
Date: 
1856
Medium: 
Black ink, with black and color wash additions, on paper backed with cloth
Dimensions: 
Overall: 28 3/4 x 33 7/16 in. (73 x 85 cm)
Description: 
Reynolds's political map of the United States, designed to exhibit the comparative area of the free and slave states, and the territory open to slavery or freedom by the repeal of the Missouri Compromise [of 1820]. With a Comparison of the Free and Slave States, from the Census of 1850
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.NS4.M32.5.20
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1856
eMuseum Object ID: 
64766
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Great West

Classification: 
Date: 
1859
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Description: 
The great West, or, The garden of the world : its history, its wealth, its natural advantages, and its future : also comprising a complete guide to emigrants, with a full description of the different routes westward / by C.W. Dana ; with statistics and facts from Thomas H. Benton, Sam Houston, and John C. Fremont.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.F593.D17.1857
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1859
eMuseum Object ID: 
64765
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miscegenation: the theory of the blending of the races, applied to the American white man and negro..

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1864
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Open: 10 x 7 1/2 in. (25.4 x 19.1 cm)
Description: 
Author: David G. Croly (David Goodman), 1829-1889 Publisher: New York : H. Dexter, Hamilton & Co., 1864 Description: ii, 72 p. ; 18 cm.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.E185.62.C76.1864
Bibliography: 
Holzer, Harold and The New-York Historical Society. "The Civil War in 50 Objects." New York: Viking, 2013.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1864
eMuseum Object ID: 
64438
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman

Collections: 
Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Highlight: 
Display this item in the highlights
Date: 
ca. 1869
Description: 
By Sarah H. Bradford (Sarah Hopkins), b. 1818.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.CT.T8855.B7
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1874
eMuseum Object ID: 
64199
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Committees of both Houses of Congress, appointed to take order for conducting the ceremonial of the formal reception, & c. of the President of the United States

Classification: 
Date: 
1789
Description: 
The Committees of both Houses of Congress, appointed to take order for conducting the ceremonial of the formal reception, & c. of the President of the United States
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1789.35
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1789
eMuseum Object ID: 
64151
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Speech of His Excellency George Washington, Esq; president of the United States of America, delivered to the Honorable the Congress

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Description: 
Speech of His Excellency George Washington, Esq; president of the United States of America, delivered to the Honorable the Congress upon his introduction to office. [electronic resource] : New York, May 1. Yesterday took place, according to the resolution of the two houses of Congress, the ceremony of the introduction of His Excellency George Washington, to the presidency of the United States.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.SY.1789.39
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
64150
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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