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The new theatre in Chesnut [sic] Street Philadelphia [graphic] : Built 1822. Taken down 1856.


[Chestnut Street Theatre]. North East corner of Sixth and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia. [graphic] / Drawn and engraved on wood, by D.C. Baxter, (successor to Wm. B. Gihon,)

Mexican news

Mexican news

[Entry of Washington into New York, after the city was evacuated by the British in 1783, Nov. 20th]

The last days of Webster at Marshfield

Marion crossing the Pedee.

Old '76 and young' 48.

James K. Polk


Charles Sumner

[Evans, Card & Fancy Printer. Office, Fourth St. below Chestnut, Philadelphia]


"Pulling down the statue of George III"

Jno. W. Holm

John H. Brown & Co. No. 307 Market St.

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society [ticket]

The slave chain [graphic].

The marriage [graphic] / Manning del ; Hayes, G.H.. sc.

[The freeman's defense] [graphic].

The mother's struggle [graphic].

Douglass wird von Coven gezüchtigt [graphic].

Inspection and sale of a Negro [graphic] / F. Mayer ; Whitney, Jocelyn, Annin sc.

African slave trade [graphic] / Felch-Riches.

The whitewasher [graphic].

The laundress [graphic].

The rag-picker [graphic].

The wood-sawyer [graphic].

Eliza crosses the Ohio on the floating ice [graphic] / G. Cruikshank ; W.T. Green sc.

Persecuted virtue [graphic] / G.S.

Scipio hunted, "As men hunt a deer!" [graphic] / G.S ; M. Jackson.

Plantation scene -- coffee [graphic] / Felch-Riches. Columbus. O.

The Africans of the slave bark "Wildfire" [graphic] / M.N.

Scene in the hold of the "Blood-Stained Gloria." (Middle Passage) [graphic].

Samuel Simes, operative & dispensing chemist. Store and family medicine laboratory. N.W. corner Chestnut & Twelfth sts. [graphic] / J. Mucklow [sic].

Interior view of Rogers Smith Shop. Corner of Sixth & Master streets. [graphic] / J.H. Byram.

[McAllister & Brother, opticians, 728 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia] [graphic] / A. Bigot, del.

Williams anti-dyspeptic elixir. Prepared by Dr. James Williams, no. 4 South Seventh Street, 3 doors below Market St. Philadelphia. [graphic].

George J. Henkels. City cabinet warerooms, 173 Chesnut [sic] Street, Phila. [graphic].

[Bnjn. Swain, umbrella & parasol manufactory billhead.] [graphic] / Joseph Henry Byram.

Lecompton funeral. [graphic] / Hy.

Hon. Anson Burlingame, M.C., from Massachusetts

William H. Seward

Theodore Parker

Charles Sumner

James K. Polk

Facsimile of the signatures to the Declaration of Independence

Evans, Card & Fancy Printer. Office, Fourth St. below Chestnut, Philadelphia

The United States Senate A.D. 1850

William H. Seward



W.B. Eltonhead, watch maker, and jeweler. 340 so. 2d St., Philad'a.

Wm. H. Hortsmann & Sons, manufactory & sales rooms, cor. Fifth & Cherry Streets. Philadelphia.

Union Hotel, Fairfax C.H., Va. James W. Jackson, proprietor.


Oriental Print Works, Apponaug, R.I.

Academy of Natural Sciences

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Member's Annual ticket.

The festival [graphic] / Whitney & Annin sc.

"Old Joseph, the Patriarch" [graphic] / F. Hedge. sc.

Scene in the slave pen at Washington [graphic] / Coffin; N. Orr N.Y.

The successful manhunt [graphic] / Baker-Smith sc.

Wreck of the slave ship [graphic].

Solomon Northup in his plantation suit [graphic] / Coffin.

Chorus -- sing, darkeys, sing [graphic] / Whitney-Annin sc. ; Darley

The emigration [graphic] / Whitney, Jocelyn, Annin, sc.

Modes of punishing slaves [graphic].

[Scene from Northwood, or, life North and South] [graphic] / McLenan, John del ; Orr, J.W., N.Y., sc.

Slave market scene on the Kambia River, coast of Africa [graphic] / Andrew & Filmer sc.

Cotton pressing in Louisiana [graphic] / A Hill del. ; Peirce sc.

Picking cotton [graphic] / J.W. Orr N.Y.

Carrying cotton to the gin [graphic] / J.W. Orr N.Y.

Cotton gin -- Ginning cotton [graphic].

Tobacco plantation [graphic].

"Virginia hoe-down" [graphic] / Dallas del.

The banks of the River James [graphic].

The cook [graphic].

A conservative philospher [graphic].

Aunt Winnie [graphic] / J.W. Orr sc.

Osman [graphic].

The tango [graphic].

Tuning up [graphic].

A Negro funeral [graphic].

Thos. W. Mattson, 402 Market Street, one door above Fourth Street, south side. The most extensive trunk & carpet bag manufacturer in Philadelphia. [graphic] / Mumford & Haas sc.

The Ledger carrier's annual greeting. To their subscribers, New Year, 1855.

J.R. Giddings

Hill Manufacturing Co. Lewistown, Maine.

Illustrations of Philadelphia [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.

Collections from fugitive sources only, illustrative of the antiquities, progress & c. of the city Philadelphia [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.

[Harbach & Brother's trade cards]

[George Washington crossing the Delaware]

Globe hotel cor. Frankfort & William sts New York

[Advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Advertisement from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Advertisement from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

A freeholder's court [graphic] / F.E. Fox sc.

[Aunt Judy's husband captured] [graphic].

[Print specimens depicting African Americans from the Thomas Richardson and American Bank Note Company scrapbook]

Frederick Douglass

Rev. Francis Burns

Fruit of the Loom. Industria et spe.

Illustrations of Philadelphia. Vol. IX. [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.

Illustrations of Philadelphia [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.

Rae's Philadelphia Pictorial Directory & Panoramic Advertiser

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 14 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 1 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 3 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 2 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 5 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 6 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 11 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 8 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 9 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 10 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

[Plate 7 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Fourth to Fifth Streets] [graphic].

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets.

[Plate 2 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 3 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 4 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 5 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 6 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 7 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Fourth to Fifth Streets]

[Plate 8 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 9 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Unnumbered plate and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 4 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets] [graphic].

Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets. [graphic].

[Plate 1 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 10 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 11 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

[Plate 14 and advertisements from Rae's Philadelphia pictorial directory & panoramic advertiser. Chestnut Street, from Second to Tenth Streets]

Illustrations of Philadelphia. Vol. X. [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.

Illustrations of Philadelphia, from fugitive sources only. [graphic] / Vincit qui se vincit. Collected by Chas. A. Poulson.