"Accidents will happen in the best regulated families." -Trowbridge, 1866

Accident Rebus

"Accidents will happen in the best regulated families." -Trowbridge, 1866

The heraldic charge borne by the fifth eldest son in a family.

The Annulet

The heraldic charge borne by the fifth eldest son in a family.

A family travels in an automobile.

Automobile

A family travels in an automobile.

Family relaxes on deck chairs.

Boat trip

Family relaxes on deck chairs.

An open book inside a sun with vines around it.

Book

An open book inside a sun with vines around it.

Family in the cab.

Cab

Family in the cab.

A cartoon of three people, two men and one woman, sitting at a table.

Cartoon of Three People Sitting at a Table

A cartoon of three people, two men and one woman, sitting at a table.

A cartoon of a woman leaning over and tending to two small children.

Cartoon of Woman and Two Children

A cartoon of a woman leaning over and tending to two small children.

An illustration of a mother and father cat talking near baby cats in a bassinet.

Mother & Father Cats Talking Near Baby Cats

An illustration of a mother and father cat talking near baby cats in a bassinet.

An illustration of four children, two girls and two boys, with an adult male.

Children and Man

An illustration of four children, two girls and two boys, with an adult male.

An illustration of a group of children sitting at a table.

Children at Table

An illustration of a group of children sitting at a table.

Stories for children is a children's book by Francis Peard. This is one of the drawings in the book that was created by English artist Heywood Sumner in 1896. It seems to depict a family riding in a fast carriage.

Stories for Children

Stories for children is a children's book by Francis Peard. This is one of the drawings in the book…

The Cottage Door, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

The Cottage Door

The Cottage Door, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

The heraldic charge borne by the second eldest son in a family.

The Crescent

The heraldic charge borne by the second eldest son in a family.

This piece contains a display of simple domesticity and the artists expression of nature against art.

The Cut Finger

This piece contains a display of simple domesticity and the artists expression of nature against art.

A father carrying her daughter into a sunset while she sleeps.

Daughter In Fathers Arms

A father carrying her daughter into a sunset while she sleeps.

Family gathering for dinner

Dinner

Family gathering for dinner

This illustration shows a family having dinner.

Dinner

This illustration shows a family having dinner.

An illustration of a large family dinner.

Family Dinner

An illustration of a large family dinner.

A Dutch colonial family in scene in the colony of New Amsterdam.

Dutch Family

A Dutch colonial family in scene in the colony of New Amsterdam.

A family talking

Family

A family talking

A family looking at a piece of paper

Family

A family looking at a piece of paper

A family with a baby.

Family

A family with a baby.

An illustration of a family holding bundles.

Family

An illustration of a family holding bundles.

An illustration of a family surrounding the father who is sketching on a notepad.

Family

An illustration of a family surrounding the father who is sketching on a notepad.

An illustration of a family standing in front a barn filled from harvest.

Family & Barn

An illustration of a family standing in front a barn filled from harvest.

An illustration of a family around a Christmas tree.

Family Around Christmas Tree

An illustration of a family around a Christmas tree.

An illustration of a family surrounding a Christmas tree.

Family Around Christmas Tree

An illustration of a family surrounding a Christmas tree.

An illustration of a family, consisting of a father, mother and child, sitting around a table.

Family at Table

An illustration of a family, consisting of a father, mother and child, sitting around a table.

An illustration of a family sitting around a table.

Family at Table

An illustration of a family sitting around a table.

An illustration of a family greeting a man on the road.

Family in Car Greeting Man on Road

An illustration of a family greeting a man on the road.

An illustration of a family consisting of a mother, father, and three small children in a living room.

Family in Living Room

An illustration of a family consisting of a mother, father, and three small children in a living room.

An illustration of a family illustrated with the heads of chickens.

Family of Hens

An illustration of a family illustrated with the heads of chickens.

A seventeenth or eighteenth century family of immigrants traveling with luggage in tow.

Family of Immigrants

A seventeenth or eighteenth century family of immigrants traveling with luggage in tow.

An illustration of a family reading a newspaper together around the table.

Family Reading Paper

An illustration of a family reading a newspaper together around the table.

An illustration of an Egyptian sculpture of a family.

Family Sculpture

An illustration of an Egyptian sculpture of a family.

A family sitting around the table with children on the floor and in the parent's lap.

family Sitting Around a Table

A family sitting around the table with children on the floor and in the parent's lap.

An illustration of a father walking with his daughter and son.

Father & Children Walking

An illustration of a father walking with his daughter and son.

A father playing with his baby.

Father and Baby

A father playing with his baby.

A man and his son walk hand in hand passed a train.

Father and Son

A man and his son walk hand in hand passed a train.

The heraldic charge borne by the sixth eldest son in a family.

The Fleur-de-lis

The heraldic charge borne by the sixth eldest son in a family.

An illustration of a gentleman and his wife. A gentleman is a man of a good family.

Gentleman and Wife

An illustration of a gentleman and his wife. A gentleman is a man of a good family.

"The power of speaking to the eyes and heart, / Is great; and is indeed a wondrous art; / It mighty proves; it scorns the tyrant's power, / And will remain extant till earth's last hour: / And useful book may live from age to age, / And those unborn, may read its printed page."—Barber, 1857

Good Books Create Knowledge, Virtue, and Happiness

"The power of speaking to the eyes and heart, / Is great; and is indeed a wondrous art; / It mighty…

A family of gorillas.

Gorilla Family

A family of gorillas.

A Greek soldier with his family.

Greek Soldier

A Greek soldier with his family.

Returning to England, Gulliver's mind set was still back at lilliput. He stoops down at his wife's knees, thinking she could otherwise never reach his mouth.

Gulliver stoops to wife

Returning to England, Gulliver's mind set was still back at lilliput. He stoops down at his wife's knees,…

A girl and her father holding hands.

Hands

A girl and her father holding hands.

An illustration of a homeless family.

Homeless Family

An illustration of a homeless family.

The heraldic shield of the British Howard family, after its augmentation.

Augmented Shield of Howard

The heraldic shield of the British Howard family, after its augmentation.

"The fruit of various species of Vaccinium and Gaylussacia, genera which belong to the heath family and are sometimes considered as forming a family" — Beach, 1909

Huckleberry

"The fruit of various species of Vaccinium and Gaylussacia, genera which belong to the heath family…

Two husbandmen heading off to work during the reign of King Solomon. I Kings chapter 4 describes a time of peace and plenty in the land.

Husbandmen in the Time of Solomon Going Forth to Work

Two husbandmen heading off to work during the reign of King Solomon. I Kings chapter 4 describes a time…

A heraldic knot used most notably on the Wake family badge.

Wake and Ormond Knot

A heraldic knot used most notably on the Wake family badge.

The heraldic charge borne by the eldest son in a family.

The Label

The heraldic charge borne by the eldest son in a family.

A family of leopards.

Leopards

A family of leopards.

A male lion, mammal of the family Felidae.

Lion

A male lion, mammal of the family Felidae.

A family of lions.

Lions

A family of lions.

A group of related genera is call a family. Schistocerca melanocera Stol from Charles Island. Locust taken on the Galapagos Islands, Pacific Ocean; are all decended from a common ancestor, and are scattered over the various islands and varying is size and markings.

Locust

A group of related genera is call a family. Schistocerca melanocera Stol from Charles Island. Locust…

A group of related genera is call a family. S. intermedia borealis Snodgrass from Abingdon and Bindloe Islands. Locust taken on the Galapagos Islands, Pacific Ocean; are all decended from a common ancestor, and are scattered over the various islands and varying is size and markings

Locust

A group of related genera is call a family. S. intermedia borealis Snodgrass from Abingdon and Bindloe…

A group of related genera is call a family. S. intermedia Snodgrass from Duncan Islands. Locust taken on the Galapagos Islands, Pacific Ocean; are all decended from a common ancestor, and are scattered over the various islands and varying is size and markings

Locust

A group of related genera is call a family. S. intermedia Snodgrass from Duncan Islands. Locust taken…

A group of related genera is call a family. S. literosa Walker from Chatham Island. Locust taken on the Galapagos Islands, Pacific Ocean; are all decended from a common ancestor, and are scattered over the various islands and varying is size and markings

Locust

A group of related genera is call a family. S. literosa Walker from Chatham Island. Locust taken on…