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Page of calendar for December.

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

At the requisition of the Widow Jacques on December 3, 1739, at the requisition of Margaret Asselins (?) of the deceased Peter Jacques – the underwritten Surveyor Royal surveyed the habitation

By His Excellency Nicholas Vandyke, Esq; President, Captain-General and Commander in Chief of the Delaware State, A Proclamation [dated New-Castle, Nov. 17, 1783, appointing Thursday Dec. 11th as a day of thanksgiving for the cessation of hostilities]

In Provincial Congress, New-York, Dec. 12, 1775. [Having learned that a number of disaffected persons in Queen's County have received arms from the Asia, twenty-six men, charged as the principals, are ordered to appear before Congress on the 19th.] Signed

Washington resigning his commission at Annapolis Dec. 23rd 1783

Major General Arnold wounded December 31 1776 at the attack of Quebec

Plan of the operations of General Washington against the Kings troops in New Jersey : from the 26th of December, 1776, to the 3d January, 1777

Map of the world drawn and engraved from D'Anville's two sheet map with improvements for Harrison, Newgate Street as the act directs, Dec. 1, 1788.

1813, Dec. 1, AL, draft of letter from Robert Fulton to Robert R. Livingston

1813, Dec. 1, AL, draft of letter from Robert Fulton to Robert R. Livingston

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1813, Dec. 1, AL, draft of letter from Robert Fulton to Robert R. Livingston

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1808, Dec. 6, AL Robert Fulton to John Stevens

1813, Dec. 1, AL, draft of letter from Robert Fulton to Robert R. Livingston

Signed by Gorrissen from Bremen, Liverpool , 26 Dec. 1795.

To my aunt Anne. - Gwrych, 12th Dec. 1805. J. Henry Browne, Lieut. 23rd Regt., Royal Welsh Fuzileers.

To my aunt Anne. - Gwrych, 12th Dec. 1805. J. Henry Browne, (continued); Written on reading the above.

Koninklijk Holland. Ordre de l'Union. 11 Dec. 1808-1809.

Hymn, Composed for the Dedication of St. John’s Church, December 27th, 1816

Hymn, Composed for the Dedication of St. John’s Church, December 27th, 1816

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Earl of Carnarvon's Speech before the House of Peers [Dec. 23, 1678]. Holograph copy, unsigned, undated.

Bill, holograph, from Emerson to Samuel C. Hunt, for the instruction of his brother, Benjamin Peter Hunt. Dec. 31, 1825. Receipted by RWE.

Bill, holograph, from Emerson to Samuel C. Hunt, for the instruction of his brother, Benjamin Peter Hunt. Dec. 31, 1825. Receipted by RWE.

Bill, holograph, from Emerson to Samuel C. Hunt, for the instruction of his brother, Benjamin Peter Hunt. Dec. 31, 1825. Receipted by RWE.

Bill, holograph, from Emerson to Samuel C. Hunt, for the instruction of his brother, Benjamin Peter Hunt. Dec. 31, 1825. Receipted by RWE.

Sir George Cornewall Bart from January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1834, Chas Baumer

Sir George Cornewall Bart from January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1834, Chas Baumer

Sir George Cornewall Bart from January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1834, Chas Baumer

Sir George Cornewall Bart from January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1834, Chas Baumer

Sir George Cornewall Bart from January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1834, Chas Baumer

View of the great conflagration of Dec. 16th and 17th, 1835; from Coenties Slip

The Late Sir George Cornewall Bart dated December 31, 1836

The Great Fire of the City of New York, 16 December 1835

Abstract of the Island Expenses of Lataste Estate for December 31, 1841

Abstract of the Island Expenses of Lataste Estate for December 31, 1841

Abstract of the Island Expenses of Lataste Estate for December 31, 1841

Abstract of the Island Expenses of Lataste Estate for December 31, 1841

Map of lands in the city of New York, lying between Tenth and Twentieth Streets and between the Second Avenue and the East River : devised by Peter Gerard Stuyvesant, dec'd, to Julia Stuyvesant & others, Nov. 11th, 1847.

MS bill for services rendered the United States by Nicholas Bovey, dated District of Salem and Beverly Port of Salem, Dec. 7, 1848; receipted by Bovey and attested and signed by Nathaniel Hawthorne as Surveyor.

MS bill for services rendered the United States by Nicholas Bovey, dated District of Salem and Beverly Port of Salem, Dec. 7, 1848; receipted by Bovey and attested and signed by Nathaniel Hawthorne as Surveyor.

Receipt for $12,500 for slave purchase. Top reads 'Received December 19th, 1854, of D.W. Goodman...'

Map of Property in the 19th ward of the city of New York belonging to the Heirs of Isaac Burr, dec.d

Washington's bed and room where he died, (December 14, 1799). Mount Vernon mansion.

Washington's bed and room where he died, (December 14, 1799). Mount Vernon mansion.

Map of Drainage System on Lower Part of the Central Park as far as completed up to December 31st, 1858

The "Weehawken" sinking, Dec. 6th, 1863.

Court-martial of Col. Kerrigan, Washington, Dec. 1861

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Preparation for Winter. Army of Cumberland going into Winter Quarters, Dec. 1863

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Pickets cooking their rations. Reserve picket fort near Fredericksburg, December 9, 1862.

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Battle of Fredricksburg, Dec. 13, 1862.

Pickets cooking their rations. Reserve picket fort near Fredericksburg, December 9, 1862.

Death of Col. Ganess (?) . . . Battle of Stone River, Dec. 3, 1862.

Sketch of the battle of Fredericksburg, Saturday, Dec. 13th 1862, Right Wing, C.S.A., Lt. Gl. Jackson's corps

Dec. 13th Positions of Humphreys's Division

Dec. 13th Positions of Humphreys's Division

Report of South Carolina State Auditor reviewing facts and making settlement of $2,000 for loss of slave; December 4, 1863.

Owner's proof on claim for slave lost in public service, December 4, 1863.

[A valuation on Larens, a slave, by a witness who knew him; December 4, 1864.]

Plate 17: Map of the Woodlawn Cemetery, incorporated December 29th, 1863.

East front of the Capitol. Laying the last stone, December, 1867.

East front of the Capitol. Laying the last stone, December, 1867.

Jane Eyre playbill for the Surrey Theatre, December 28, 1867

East front of the Capitol. Laying the last stone, December, 1867.

East front of the Capitol. Laying the last stone, December, 1867.

Publicity photograph of Gracie Emmet as published in the New York Dramatic Mirror, December 23, 1905.

Guide map to 92 acres of land at Washington Heights in the 12th ward of the City of New York to be sold by the executors of Isaac Dyckman Dec'd, on the 1st day of June 1870 at the Exchange salesroom, no. 111 Broadway : showing its situation with reference to all that part of the City of New York north of the Central Park, and also showing the new Streets and Avenues established by the Commissioners of the Central Park.

Insurance maps of Jersey City, N.J. 1873. Consisting of what was formerly known as "Jersey City," "Hudson City," and "Bergen," consolidated by the charter of March 16th, 1870, with the names of the streets as adopted by the mayor and alderman of Jersey City, approved Dec. 7th, 1871. In six volumes. Jersey City Portion, Vols. 1 & 2, Hudson City Portion, Vols. 3 & 4, Bergen City Portion, Vols. 5 & 6. Hudson City Volume 4. Surveyed, compiled and published by Spielmann & Brush, Civil engineers, Hoboken, N.J.

The cast of the stage production School Boys and Girls as published in the Cincinnati Commercial, December 24, 1911

Taken at Fort Wingate, Dec. 11, 1871 [a group of native Americans and Burros in front of a building.]

Taken at Fort Wingate, Dec. 11, 1871 [a group of native Americans and Burros in front of a building.]