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[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

Original architectural drawing from Hunt's time in Paris, showing a design for a church or memorial building in the Beaux-Arts style. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / Ame... More

[Lan, Yi, Sui san ting Guangxu er nian fen he dao qi zhi li shu gong cheng duan luo zhang chi zong he tu]

[Lan, Yi, Sui san ting Guangxu er nian fen he dao qi zhi li shu gong c...

Scale not given. Title supplied. Manuscript; watercolor and ink. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the yellow River water control system in Henan Province. Hummel gift 1962, no. 9. Available also t... More

Colonel Lowe, [i.e., Low] 4th Light Dragoons & servant in winter dress

Colonel Lowe, [i.e., Low] 4th Light Dragoons & servant in winter dress

Colonel Low, full-length portrait, facing left, standing beside horse and wearing winter coat and hat; another man is standing in front of the horse and facing the camera. Bell tents in the background. Title tr... More

[Stephen Whitney, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front, wearing figured waistcoat]

[Stephen Whitney, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, f...

Scratched on face of plate: 32. Scratched on back of plate: EPD July 4, 1855. Corners trimmed. Alternative identification: E.P. Dean. Identified by Owen Blevins 8/2014 based on engraving made from daguerreotype... More

Walnut lawn schottisch

Walnut lawn schottisch

cover only From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright D... More

Quartermaster Hill, 4[th] Light Dragoons, the horse taken immediately after the winter season

Quartermaster Hill, 4[th] Light Dragoons, the horse taken immediately ...

Quartermaster Hill, seated on horse, facing left. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: James, Crimea 1854-56 : the war with Russia from contemporary photographs. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944... More

Map of Yates County, New York.

Map of Yates County, New York.

General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the insets also show building coverage and owners' names; the West Dresden inset also shows the same plus lot lines. Hand colored to e... More

[John Cadwalader, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left] / F. Gutekunst, Philadelphia.

[John Cadwalader, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left] /...

Stamped on verso: F. Gutekunst, 712 Arch St., Philadelphia.

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Case: Rinhart 97. Barboza number: 6019.036. Stamped on brass mat: F. Grice. Purchase; Anthony Barboza; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:022). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).

General Cissé, chief of the staff to General Bosquet, & aide-de-camp

General Cissé, chief of the staff to General Bosquet, & aide-de-camp

Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection.

Yoshiwara, Andō Hiroshige, depicting Mount Fuji

Yoshiwara, Andō Hiroshige, depicting Mount Fuji

Print shows boats on a lake with trees and huts nearby, birds in flight and Mount Fuji in the background; at the Yoshiwara station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichib... More

Mississippi. Historic map, Library of Congress

Mississippi. Historic map, Library of Congress

Shows drainage, counties, townships, roads, railroads, etc. In upper right margin: No. 32. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton in the... More

Major Radcliffe, 5th Dragoon Guards

Major Radcliffe, 5th Dragoon Guards

Major Radcliffe, full-length portrait, facing front.

Camp of the naval brigade, before Sebastopol / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Camp of the naval brigade, before Sebastopol / W. Simpson del. ; E. Wa...

Print shows bell tents at a British military camp and "Mr. Maxse, Naval Aide-de-Camp," on horseback with Captn. Burnet, Captn. Peel, Captn. Lushington, and Captn. Moorsom and other men from the naval brigade in... More

The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made, New York: Harper & Brothers, publishers

The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made, New York: H...

Title page illustration showing entrance to the Harper & Brothers building. Title page Illus. in: Jacob Abbott, The Harper Establishment; or How the story books are made. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1855. Thi... More

Major Morris, C.B., Royal Artillery - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Major Morris, C.B., Royal Artillery - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photo...

Charles Henry Morris seated on horse facing left with bell tent in the background. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection.

General Bosquet giving orders to his staff - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

General Bosquet giving orders to his staff - Roger Fenton's Crimean Wa...

General Pierre Bosquet standing between four officers, gesturing to the left. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: James, Crimea 1854-56 : the war with Russia from contemporary photographs. Purch... More

Captain Clifford, aide-de-camp to General Buller - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Captain Clifford, aide-de-camp to General Buller - Roger Fenton's Crim...

Captain Clifford, in uniform, astride a horse, facing front. Title transcribed from verso. Photograph marked for cropping with horizontal line across bottom and vertical line at left. Purchase; Frances M. Fento... More

Ismail Pacha & Mr. Thompson of the Commissariat - Roger Fenton's Crimean War Photographs

Ismail Pacha & Mr. Thompson of the Commissariat - Roger Fenton's Crime...

Ismail Pacha (Hungarian general Kmety), and Mr. Thompson, seated on gabions; three attendants, one holding a horse, standing behind them. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: George Eastman House... More

Gran tavola cosmografica contenente le rotazioni annuali terresti corrispondenti al sole : veduta dai poli per meglio far conoscere l'alternativa delle ombre e della luce : con sue refrazioni, posizione della luna relativamente alla terra, sue riflessioni, e sue maree : con scale indicanti a ciascun paese la durata del giorno & della totte per ogni latitudine : altra nuova scala sinottica dimostrante la declinazione e ascensione retta del sole in ogni giorno dell'anno /

Gran tavola cosmografica contenente le rotazioni annuali terresti corr...

Includes text, four hemispherical views of the Earth showing night and day and different times and latitudes, and colored illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image... More

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows action in a British artillery battery with cannons firing and being loaded, and men bringing in supplies. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most... More

Fujieda, Andō Hiroshige

Fujieda, Andō Hiroshige

Print shows a group of pilgrims crossing a shallow river, one being carried in a sedan chair, and three borne on the backs of others, at the 23rd station on the Tōkaidō Road. Title and other descriptive informa... More

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