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[Process of distilling water]

[Bird's-eye view of a large scale water supply system showing tunnels and covered aqueducts]

[Title page of Witelo, De Natura, illus. with composite of various phenomena of natural science: mirror; man wading in water to show refracted light; box balanced at fulcrum on another box; sunlight shining through glass to start fire; rainbow]

[Method of raising sunken ship with five ropes and ships, diagram of curved pipe in water, and surrounding text]

[Spanish ships outside Turkish? port city; man in water; another man jumping from ship. plate 3]

Two semi-nude Indian women with babies on their backs. In the background are boats on water

[Dutch and Portuguese fighting over fresh water supply. Principe Island. West Africa]

[Garden monument when heated by the sun brings water to a boil generating steam which causes sound to issue from pipes like an organ; shows statue, possibly of Hero of Alexandria]

[Men operating water pumps during building fire]

[Exterior view of building with apparatus attached for experiment intended to create a vacuum by draining water from a globe attached to the top of the apparatus]

[Eight-foot mercury barometer and water pumping demonstration from four-story house proving law that height of fluids raised by suction or pressure varies inversely to its specific gravity]

[The miner's friend, a pump using steam to create a vacuum to draw water from flooded mines; known as "Mr. Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire"]

New river water

[Wild horses running in water, across a river or in surf]

A perpetual almanack: the prime, epact, cycle of the sun, dominical letter, moon's age, high water, day of the month, day of the week, what days of the month all the Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, &c in any month of any year fall on lea

A perpetual almanack: the prime, epact, cycle of the sun, dominical letter, moon's age, high water, day of the month, day of the week, what days of the month all the Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, &c in any month of any year fall on lea

The above plan is a discription of a new township containing the quantity of seven and a half mile of land & water, granted by the General Court to the proprietors of Bakerstown so call'd, lying & being in the county of Cumberland ... Deld. at Falmouth, 4th September 1765.

Soundings of the bar of Sandy Hook at low water & the marks made use of for the best water ...

To the publick. We the Committee, who were appointed by a large number of our respectable fellow-citizens, at the house of Mrs. Van de Water on the 21st instant to draw up a line of conduct, to prevent the messrs. Murrays involving others in a b

[Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.

Plan of The Narrows, shewing the channel, shoal, depth of water, and the several battery's proposed on each side to prevent an enemy's sailing up to New York.

A topographical map of Hudsons River, with the channels depth of water, rocks, shoals &c. and the country adjacent, from Sandy-Hook, New York and bay to Fort Edward, also the communication with Canada by Lake George and Lake Champlain, as high as Fort Chambly on Sorel River. 1776.

Hymn on St. John the Evangelist's day, 1785. New-York:--- Printed by Shepard Kollock, corner of Wall and Water Streets. [1785].

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of Lt. General Burgoyne, took post on the 20th Sepr. 1777 (shewing General Frazer's funeral) / Barlow sculp.

Water. Thou waterest him with tears

Pacific -overtures,--or-a flight from St. Cloud's--"over the water to Charley,"--a new dramatic peace now rehearsing / Js. Gillray, fect.

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Water chambers, valves, water passages]

The water works, Centre Square, Philadelphia

Water hole, Dry River

[View of Charleston, South Carolina, perhaps coming down the Cooper River, showing ships, rowboats, and canoes on the water]

[Illustration showing man with sword standing next to three convicts in chains carrying buckets of water on their heads, with text]

Sacred to the memoires of two youths who were poisoned by eating Cicuta Aquatica or water hemlock, March 14, 1825. James Hector. C. Davidson.

[Optical illusion disc with man pumping water]

Capt. J. D. Woodside's patent pump or ship for measuring correctly the depth of water in the hold of a vessel ... Washington, D. C. August 9th, 1834.

Explosion of Biddle & Cos. Congress water fount

Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography /

[Castle Garden from the water]

[Schuylhill, Fairmont Water Works, Philadelphia]

J. & F.W. Ridgway, plumbers and hydraulic engineers, plumbers to the Croton Water Works, 145 Broadway, New York / drawn by J. Calwey.

A Persian wheel, used in raising water from the Nile / David Roberts, R.A.

Water celebration, Boston, October 25, 1848.

City water rates. No. street. Boston, 1849. To the City of Boston, Dr. For the use of water from January 1, 1849, to January 1, 1850. [Boston, 1849].

Flume ; Elevating water wheel / / Lith. & published by Britton & Rey, San Francisco, Cal.

The nightingale or lines by Dr. S. Bronson, of N. Y. to Md'lle Lind, on presenting her with a book entitled The Water spout Published by S. Bronson, 70 Hamersly St. N. Y. [c.1850].

[Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Lampshade design with six views: "Kansas", "Jefferson City", "Erie R.R.", "New York", "Niagara", and "Water Works, Phila."]

Delaware Water Gap

Plan of the city of Burlington shewing [i.e. showing] water & sewer service.

The women of Bryant's Station Ky. supplying the garrison with water

To southerners, drinkers of Congress water ... Clarke & White. Congress Spring, Saratoga Spring and No. 13 Thames Street, New York City [c. 1851].

[Water tunnel]

Washington Aqueduct, lugs for cast-iron water pipes

Front view, water gate, Washington Aqueduct

Washington Aqueduct, branches for water pipes

Map of the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide water Virginia and the Ohio River at Guyandotte, Parkersburg and Wheeling /

Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road.

Washington Aqueduct, details of 48 inch water gate

Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng.

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

Washington Aqueduct, details of 48 inch water gate

[Government Hospital for the Insane (Saint Elizabeths Hospital), Washington, D.C. Boiler house. Heating boiler, ventilating fan, bathroom, and water closet. Plans, elevations, and sections] / Tho. U. Walter Archt.

To southerners, drinkers of Congress water ... Clarke & White, Congress Springs, Saratoga Springs, No. 13 Thames street, New York City. [c. 1855].

Map of the state of New-York showing its water and rail road lines. Jan 1855, by direction of John T. Clark State Engineer & Surveyor.

Water rail shooting

Ball's patent indestructible water and gas pipe, made of wrought iron, lined with & laid in hydraulic cement, manufactured by the "Water & gas pipe co.," at Jersey City, N. J ... The company are prepared to take and execute contracts to construc

View on the Delaware: "water gap" in the distance

I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Mattingly lots nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 in square no. 475, also Water Street opposite said lots : as per plat in this office and annexed diagram /

Anti-slavery festival in Faneuil Hall. A welcome to Parker Pillsbury, on his safe return to America. Wednesday evening, May 28, 1856 ... Prentiss & Sawyer, Printers, No. 19 Water Street.

Round Hill Water Cure Northampton M / Drawn by E.W. Farmer Jan: 17th 1856.

Virginia water Windsor Park

Hymns and songs for the anti-slavery celebration of the Declaration of Independence, at Framingham, July 4, 1857. Boston, Prentiss & Sawyer, printers, No. 19 Water Street.

[Design drawing for stained glass window "Huntridge" in Arts and Crafts-style showing redcoat equestrian, water, and trees; for Tower Restaurant]

[Design drawing for stained glass scenic window showing tree over water with grain and grapes]

[Design drawing for stained glass window showing Baptism of Christ with water lilies and text "This is My Beloved Son"]

[Design drawing for stained glass window "This is My Beloved Son" showing Baptism of Christ with John, angel, shell, and water lilies; on mid grid]

[Design drawing for stained glass window showing Baptism of Christ in mandorla frame washed over with water, with Lamb of God, and 4 rivers]

Hymns and songs for the festival in Faneuil Hall, in commemoration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Massachusetts anti-slavery society, Friday evening, January 2, 1857. Printer & Sawyer, Printers, 19 Water Street.

The committee on exhibition of the Horticultural society, District of Columbia, submit the following schedule of premiums to be awarded at their exhibition on the 30th inst. [Sept. 1857] ... [Washington, D. C.] R. A. Water's steam job press, Sta

[Design drawing for stained glass window with text "This is My Beloved Son" showing the baptism of Christ with John, a shell, Holy Spirit, and water lilies]

Hymns and songs for the celebration of British West India emancipation, at Abington, July 31, 1858 ... Boston. Prentiss, Sawyer & company, printers, 19 Water Street.

Boston, Jan. 15, 1858. The subscriber, having been appointed General Agent in the New England states, for the sale of J. W. Watts & Co's prepared paper for the water closet, a preventative and cure for the piles, is now prepared to fill all orde

Water registrar's office, City Hall. Boston March 29 1859. To E. Thorndike. Sir:- The water rate for premises No. 10 Russell St. for the year 1859 is now due ... William F. Davis. Water Registrar.

For the twenty-fifth National anti-slavery subscription anniversary, at the Music Hall, Boston, Wednesday evening, January 26, 1859 ... Boston. Prentiss, Sawyer, & Co., Printers 19 Water St. [1859].

Complete map of the rail roads and water courses in the United Staes & Canada.

The water works at Fair Mount / eng. and coloured by R.H. Filbert.

Washington Aqueduct [...] at Capitol, Jan, 3, 1859, [water introduced?], John C.G. Zalcott, CE, with compliments of [...]

City of Boston. Boston water work ... You are hereby notified that the water will be stopped upon your premises for about three hours, for the purpose of making repairs on the works A. Stanwood. S pt. of Repairs of E. Division. [Nov. 13, 1860].

Boston, June, 1860. Whereas: The City of Boston have finally concluded to remove the old building on the southerly corner of Water and Washington streets; and the tenants have been legally notified to move before the 1st of July next. We would r

[Cairo(?). Water(?) carrier]

[Buildings at the Fairmount Water Works, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania],

Water Witch

[View from the west of the U.S. Capitol with reflection in body of water in the foreground and the U.S. Botanic Garden in the middle ground]

The Five Points in 1859. View taken from the corner of Worth & Little Water St.

City of Boston. Boston water works ... You are hereby notified that the water will be stopped upon your premises for about five hours, for the purpose of making repairs on the works. A. Stanwood, Supt. of Eastern Division ... J. E. Farwell & Co.

Entrance to Washington Water Works, Great Falls, Potomac River

Water battery on James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

[Civil War envelope showing American flag on globe floating in water with message "The Union now and forever, one and inseparable"]

Water battery on James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

Water battery on James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal

Water battery on James River, Va. near Dutch Gap Canal