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The graves in the fort on Cathcart's Hill - of the officers 4th Division who fell at Inkermann / W. Simpson delt. ; C. Haghe lith.

The graves in the fort on Cathcart's Hill - of the officers 4th Divisi...

Print shows the cemetery on Cathcart's Hill at sunset with distant view of Sevastopolʹ.

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examinations for railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean /

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examination...

Map shows "practicable railway routes" between Ft. Yuma on the Colorado River and the San Francisco Bay region. Scale 1:600,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Proof revised in Office of P.R.R. Surveys Feb. 10th 18... 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

Hominy by a new process! Hughes hominy and samp mill! Patented Oct. 12, 1852 ... William Reading, sole agent. No. 226, Seventh street, Washington, D. C. March 1, 1855. Washington. Polkinhorn, printer, corner of 7th and D streets.

Hominy by a new process! Hughes hominy and samp mill! Patented Oct. 12...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 202, Folder 4.

Nubian servants & horses

Nubian servants & horses

Two men, full-length portraits, facing front, standing with horses. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: James, Crimea 1854-56 : the war with Russia from contemporary photographs. Purchase; Franc... more

[Unidentified man with beard, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Unidentified man with beard, half-length portrait, facing front]

Case: Plain leather with floral design at corners. Stamped on brass mat: F. Grice. Barboza number: 6019.055. Velvet pad inside case is printed in geometric design. Purchase; Anthony Barboza; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:... more

Distant view of Lord Raglan's head quarters before Sebastopol / W. Simpson delt. ; T. Picken lith.

Distant view of Lord Raglan's head quarters before Sebastopol / W. Sim...

Print shows several British military camps, an ambulance, a distant view of Lord Raglan's headquarters (just left of center), and, in the foreground, a dead horse. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in ... more

[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

New York pilot's monument: in Greenwood Cemetery, L.I.

New York pilot's monument: in Greenwood Cemetery, L.I.

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4836

Second charge of the guards - when they retook the two gun battery at the battle of Inkermann / W. Simpson del. ; E. Morin lith.

Second charge of the guards - when they retook the two gun battery at ...

Print shows British and Russian troops engaged in battle during the battle of Inkerman. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most gracious Majesty the Queen / ... more

Mississippi.

Mississippi.

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

Belle Boyd
Map of Tioga County, New York : from actual surveys /

Map of Tioga County, New York : from actual surveys /

General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names; the Owego city inset shows real property, residential lots, lot lines, owners' names, and building coverage. Relie... more

Lieutenant Grills, R.H.A.

Lieutenant Grills, R.H.A.

Lieutenant Grills, full-length portrait, wearing uniform, standing next to horse. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: James, Crimea 1854-56 : the war with Russia from contemporary photographs. P... more

Captain Burnaby, Grenadier Guards

Captain Burnaby, Grenadier Guards

Captain Burnaby, full-length portrait, seated on gabion, facing slightly right, holding sword in left hand.

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

Miranda
Circular of the State Historical society of Wisconsin ... Madison Wis April 1, 1855.

Circular of the State Historical society of Wisconsin ... Madison Wis ...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 189, Folder 16.

State of Louisiana

State of Louisiana

Print shows the title page to "Ballou's Pictorial" for "Saturday, December 22, 1855" showing, at top, a view of Boston Harbor with sailing ships, steamboats, a rowboat, and a view of the city of Boston in the b... more

Read and remember! ... "Buy me and I'll do you good." Dr. Langley's root and herb pills ... Boston [1855?].

Read and remember! ... "Buy me and I'll do you good." Dr. Langley's ro...

Patent medicine. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 62, Folder 12.

E. Lamb
[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.

The cavalry affair of the heights of Bulganak - the first gun, 19th Sepr. 1854 / W. Simpson del. ; Needham lith.

The cavalry affair of the heights of Bulganak - the first gun, 19th Se...

Print shows expansive view of the countryside, the Russian cavalry and artillery in the distance, Russian guns opening fire on British troops as they draw up into formation. Title from item. Plate in: The seat ... more

James Lane
Yoshiwara

Yoshiwara

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

Hind
Rev. Rice
Major Morris, C.B., Royal Artillery

Major Morris, C.B., Royal Artillery

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.

Major Radcliffe, 5th Dragoon Guards

Major Radcliffe, 5th Dragoon Guards

Major Radcliffe, full-length portrait, facing front.

Officers of the 71st Regiment

Officers of the 71st Regiment

Officers of the 71st Highlanders with dog, posed before conical tent with military camp in background. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: George Eastman House Roger Fenton Series. Purchase; Fra... more

Lieutenant Yates, 11th Hussars

Lieutenant Yates, 11th Hussars

Lieutenant Yates, full-length portrait, posed with dog, horse and groom. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection.

Colonel Reynardson (he had the command of the Grenadier Guards at the battle of Inkermann)

Colonel Reynardson (he had the command of the Grenadier Guards at the ...

Edward Birch Reynardson, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing uniform with sword. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean W... more

Rev. Rice
Chas. Keen
To the Whigs of the first Congressional district. The undersigned, Whigs of the Town of Hartford, being convinced that the late convention held in this city, to nominate a Whig candidate for the First Congressional District, did not, in its comp

To the Whigs of the first Congressional district. The undersigned, Whi...

Political campaign. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 8, Folder 35.

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