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[External anatomy of a bee shown in three full views and various details with key at bottom]

[Details of the mechanisms of the Leibniz calculator, the most advanced of its time]

[Male gnat, with details of two heads, and two smaller gnats, as seen through a microscope]

Architectural details of the portico of the Parthenon of Athens / Figures, Elgin Saloon, 11(?).

[Details of a chronometer designed by John Harrison]

[Map of the camp of Lt. Col. John R. Campbell on the bank of the Mississinewa River, December 18, 1812 with details of attack by indians.]

[Different species of bats, with details of heads, wing and teeth structure] / Fournier, sc. ; N. Remond, imp.

Corinthian column and capital From the monument of Lysicrates : Fig. 1, column, base, and capital.

Bulletin by telegraph to "Union," Washington To the editor of the Union: New Orleans, Sept. 26, 1847. Sir: The J. L. Day arrived here last evening from Vera Cruz. The news by her is important. The details are meagre, and something uncertain. The

[Church and its details. Design for front and side of church. Elevations] / G. W. Boynton Sc.

[Details from the Circensian games] / G. Heck, dirt. ; Henry Winkles sculp.

[Details of Chinese architecture] / G. Heck, dirt. ; Henry Winkles, sculp.

[Details from the Circensian games, Ancient Rome: fig. 1 procession on horseback around the spina; fig. 2 racing on hrosebck; fig. 3 chariot races; fig. 4 groudn plan of the Circus Neronis]

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, heating and ventilating, details of fans

Details of dome, carriages of stairway of drum

Details of boiler fronts

Details of western stairway, basement story, north wing

Details of peristyle of dome

Details of dome, carriages "a" of stairway in drum

Details of dome, doors in drum, east and west heading to floor of peristyle

Dome of U.S. Capitol, details of cornice, second story

Details of key of windows, interior of dome

Details of north wing

Details of architrave, full size interior order of dome

Details of boiler fronts

Details of Members' retiring room, south wing

Plan, section and details of ceiling of western stairway, north wing

Plan and details of principal story of Post Office extension

Details of boiler fronts

Details of interior of new dome

Details of stairways

Details of peristyle of dome

Details of dome, horizontal section through drum

Details of stylobate of dome

Details of dome

Details of gallery of Senate Chamber

Details of second story of dome

Details of arcades under western porticoes

Details of Senate post office

Details of drum of dome

U.S. General Post Office, details of boiler setting

Details of peristyle of dome

Details of private stairs, north wing

Details of arcade of connecting corridor, south wing

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Roof details]

Details of dome, gutters over peristyle

Details of dome

Details of paneling above peristyle

Details of peristyle of dome

Details of arcade of connecting corridor, north wing

Details of boiler fronts

Details of boiler fronts

Details of dome, face plates of base

Details of boiler fronts

Washington Aqueduct, details of 48 inch water gate

Details of eastern stairs, basement story, south wing

Plan and details of attic story

Details of principal story, eastern stairway, south wing

Details of dome, exterior and interior architraves over pilasters

Details of basement under eastern porticoes

Details of front steps

Details of colonnade of dome

Details of dome, stairway beginning at floor of peristyle

Details of dome, carriages "c" of stairway in drum

Details of private stairs, south wing

Details of windows in peristyle of dome

Details of coils, Post Office ext.

Details of dome, bottom plate under interior balustrade, one step above floor of peristyle

Details of boiler fronts

Details of dome, face plate over passage around drum

Details of screen, back of fan of Hall of Representatives

Details of main cornice, full size of interior order of dome

Details of front steps

Details of skylights in ceiling of Senate Chamber

Details of dome, plates over windows in drum

Details of dome

Details of western stairway, north wing

Details of floor plates under colonnade

Details of dome, supports of face plates of base of dome

Details of dome, floor plates and balustrade on top of peristyle

Washington Aqueduct, details of 48 inch water gate

Washington Aqueduct, details of masonry, traverse section

Details of boiler fronts

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Cupola roof. Plan, elevations, sections, and details] / W.B. Franklin, Capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, architect.

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Cornice, moulding, P.O. box, door details]

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Stone and iron details]

[Government building ("Custom House and Post Office"), Bath, Maine. Roof, floor, vault, sill, etc. details]

[Panel details from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitoll]

[Panel and medallion details from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Panel and medallion details from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

Map of Franklin County, Massachusetts : based on the trigonometrical survey of the state : details from original surveys /

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome details. Second story. Elevation, section, and plans. Rendering.] / Tho. U. Walter, architect, Washington, D.C.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior brackets. Rendered plans, sections, elevations, perspectives, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, archt.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Domes. Cupola roof. Plan, elevations, sections, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, architect.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior brackets. Rendered plans, sections, elevations, perspectives, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, archt.

[Full-length portrait of soldier with rifle and details of the weapon]

[Two full-length portraits and architectural details]

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Details of ceilings of attic story of connecting corridors] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top. engrs., in charge ; Tho. U. Walter, archt. Ex. U.S. Capitol, July 14, 1860.

[Details and bust portrait soldier]

[Three details of ship design]

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