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Pontoon bridges across James River at Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Pontoon bridges across James River at Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Photograph shows soldiers standing on two pontoon bridges on the James River, Richmond, Va. No. 4090. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Deck of gunboat "Hunchback", 1865(?)

Deck of gunboat "Hunchback", 1865(?)

Title from item. U.S. Army Signal Corps 1921 Brady Photographs Catalogue no. B-6199.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Kyshlak Mankend. Miestnost' Takhchilyk

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. Kyshlak Mankend. Miestnost' Takhchilyk

Photograph shows aerial view of a buildings in a village. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 100.

[How the 9th corps broke through the Cheveaux de frise]

[How the 9th corps broke through the Cheveaux de frise]

Signed lower right: A.R. Waud. Title devised from inscription. Inscribed below image: This will give you an idea for a drawing of how the 9th corps broke through the Cheveaux de frize [sic]. April 2nd 1865. For... More

Funeral honors to President Lincoln - the catafalque passing up Broadway, New York, April 25, 1865, in the presence of nearly a million spectators / from a number of sketches taken at different points by our special artists.

Funeral honors to President Lincoln - the catafalque passing up Broadw...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1865 May 13, pp. 120-121.

Chart. Chiffere indéchiffrable, or Art of key writing. [New York? c. 1865].

Chart. Chiffere indéchiffrable, or Art of key writing. [New York? c. 1...

On verso: Filed Jan. 19, 1865. 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 126, Folder 24.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Moskovskaia ulitsa

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Tashkend. Moskovskaia ulitsa

Photograph shows Russians(?) on a tree-lined street in Tashkent. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 108.

R.R. depot, Petersburg, Va.

R.R. depot, Petersburg, Va.

Photograph shows railroad tracks leading in to a United States Military Railroad station. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a pre... More

The old Market House, junction of Market and Meeting St., Charleston, S.C.

The old Market House, junction of Market and Meeting St., Charleston, ...

Stereograph showing Market Hall, the old market building in Charleston, S.C.

South Battery, Charleston, S.C., looking N.E. Ruins of Blakely Gun in the foreground

South Battery, Charleston, S.C., looking N.E. Ruins of Blakely Gun in ...

Stereograph showing the ruins of a Blakely gun carriage sitting in the road in the South Battery, Charleston, S.C.

Band of 9th & 10th Veterans Reserve Corps, Wash. D.C. Apr. 1865

Band of 9th & 10th Veterans Reserve Corps, Wash. D.C. Apr. 1865

No. 30. Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

Kozhevennoe proizvodstvo (Chaarmgiari). Kopchenie kozh (dud daden)

Kozhevennoe proizvodstvo (Chaarmgiari). Kopchenie kozh (dud daden)

Photograph shows men smoking leather hides. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 26. Title from item. "Chaarmgiari" translated from Persian as: leather production; "Dud... More

Band of 9th Veteran Reserve Corps, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Band of 9th Veteran Reserve Corps, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Group portrait of 17 uniformed men posed in a semicircle and holding instruments, with two drums in foreground. No. 807. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Original glass negative is broken:... More

Arbianoe proizvodstvo (arba sazi) . Obtachivanie stupitsy

Arbianoe proizvodstvo (arba sazi) . Obtachivanie stupitsy

Photograph shows two men rounding off the wheel hubs for a cart. "Arba sazi" translated as the Persian expression for: cart manufacturer. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part ... More

[Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marches of the armies under his command in 1864-65

[Central Virginia showing Lieut. Gen'l. U.S. Grant's Campaign and marc...

Scale 1:350,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 516 Another edition. From 39th Cong., 1st Sess. [1866]-Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. No. 11. In lower right corner: Bowen & Co. lith., Philada. Map extends fr... More

Melochnaia torgovlia. Mel'nitsa dlia prigotovlenia niukhatel'nago tabaku

Melochnaia torgovlia. Mel'nitsa dlia prigotovlenia niukhatel'nago taba...

Photograph shows two men operating a mill to produce snuff. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 39. Title from item.

Preamble & resolutions adopted by the Fire Department of Philadelphia, April 20th, 1865, expressive of regret of the death of our late President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln

Preamble & resolutions adopted by the Fire Department of Philadelphia,...

Print shows bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln, facing right, mounted on a broadside containing text of the preamble and resolutions of the Fire Department of Philadelphia as stated following the death of Preside... More

Hard-scrabble, St. Louis County, Mo. / Heald & Stiff, phot.

Hard-scrabble, St. Louis County, Mo. / Heald & Stiff, phot.

Copyright, Harry Boggs. Three tax revenue stamps on back of mount. Printed on mount: A correct copy of the residence, in St. Louis County, owned and occupied by General U. S. Grant before the Rebellion, facetio... More

... Dear Sir.-The Union State Executive Committee, respectfully, but earnestly, claim your energetic co-operation in the present contest ... Trenton. N. J. Oct. 23d, 1865.

... Dear Sir.-The Union State Executive Committee, respectfully, but e...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 100, Folder 44. Copy scanned: 1

Shelkovoe proizvodstvo. Vyvodka cherviakov

Shelkovoe proizvodstvo. Vyvodka cherviakov

Photograph shows silk worms hatching. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 6. Title from item.

Cartoon. No. 1,  Gulltown in an uproar

Cartoon. No. 1, Gulltown in an uproar

J.L. Magee, publisher, 305 Walnut Str. Philad. Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1865, by J.L. Magee in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Title appears as... More

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Turkestan. Chast' goroda Bazar Bashi

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Turkestan. Chast' goroda Bazar Bashi

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 51. Title from item.

Giesboro, Md.

Giesboro, Md.

Photograph showing grain mill and storage facility at Giesboro cavalry depot. Alternate title from published source: Feed mill, Giesboro car depot, July 1865. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War ... More

Chevaux-de-Frise in front of the Rebel Works at Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

Chevaux-de-Frise in front of the Rebel Works at Petersburgh (i.e. Pete...

Stereograph showing a barricade composed of long wooden spikes attached to a wooden frame placed by Confederate soldiers in front of parapets. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title ... More

Neuse River Bridge, Wilmington & Goldsboro R.R. / J.D. Heywood's Photograph Rooms.

Neuse River Bridge, Wilmington & Goldsboro R.R. / J.D. Heywood's Photo...

Photograph shows a train crossing Neuse River Bridge in North Carolina. Title from item. Hand-lettered title on mount. Stamped on verso: "J.D. Heywood's Photograph Rooms, Craven St., 3d door south P.O., New Ber... More

Views of Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Views of Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Photograph shows crowd outside Libby Prison. No. B967. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, page 121 (middle)". Mounted with five other photographs with general captions: Views of Castle Thu... More

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Zhenskii vtornik, Bibi-Seshambe

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Zhenskii vtornik, Bibi-Seshambe

Photograph shows a group of young women sitting outdoors on a rug on which food is spread. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 74.

Toner, Dr.
High bridge, Appomattox, Va.

High bridge, Appomattox, Va.

No. 1013. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil W... More

Clerks at Provost Marshall's Office, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Clerks at Provost Marshall's Office, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

No. 889. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map of a part of the city of Richmond showing the burnt districts

Map of a part of the city of Richmond showing the burnt districts

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 641 "The black markes indicates burnt." Confederate imprint. Another copy is in the Hubbard family papers, Manuscript Division, L.C., container no. 17. Description ... More

Remeslennye instrumenty. Nozhevshchika (asbabi kartgiari)

Remeslennye instrumenty. Nozhevshchika (asbabi kartgiari)

Photograph shows a display of industrial tools used by a cutler. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 17. Title from item.

Map of Clarion Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

Map of Clarion Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

General map showing householders' names and unidentified land tracts, some with nos. and acreages. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1865 by A. Pomeroy ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." In... More

Biographical sketch of William H. Orr [New York? c. 1865].

Biographical sketch of William H. Orr [New York? c. 1865].

The Standard phonographic visitor vol. 1 No. 6.; On verso: Filed Jan. 6, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed E... More

Important to oil companies, and those boring for oil ... New York, April 13, 1865.

Important to oil companies, and those boring for oil ... New York, Apr...

On verso: Mechanics Oil Land Boring Co.; M. 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 126, Folder 9.

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha fruktov (mive-furush)

Melochnaia torgovlia. Prodazha fruktov (mive-furush)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 2, pl. 117. "Mive-furush" translated from Persian as "fruit vendor."

Extra! Awful riot at the capital! The arch traitor hung!! by a mob!!! ... [New York, December, 1865].

Extra! Awful riot at the capital! The arch traitor hung!! by a mob!!! ...

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 126, Folder 17.

Address of the President. To the people of the Confederate States of America ... [Signed:] Jefferson Davis. Danville, April 4th, 1865.

Address of the President. To the people of the Confederate States of A...

Removed from the McClellan Papers.; Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 du... More

The Union forever! The members of the National Union party are hereby called upon to meet in their respective districts on Saturday, 14th of October ... George H. Richardson. Chairman Union State Central Committee for Worcester County, September

The Union forever! The members of the National Union party are hereby ...

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 31, Folder 21.

Lincoln's funeral

Lincoln's funeral

Drawing shows Ford's Theatre, 10th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. decorated with funeral bunting for President Abraham Lincoln's funeral. Title inscribed below image. Formerly matted with Waud no. 572 (may be r... More

Wagon train of U.S. Military Telegraph Corps, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Wagon train of U.S. Military Telegraph Corps, Richmond, Va., April, 18...

No. 239. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map of the territory of Montana with portions of the adjoining territories : showing the gulch or placer diggings actually worked and districts where quartz (gold & silver) lodges have been discovered to January 1st 1865 /

Map of the territory of Montana with portions of the adjoining territo...

Relief shown by hachures. LC copy annotated in blue pencil on verso: Map of Montana terr. 1865, with suggestions as to new post routes & pos. made in..., A.G. Lawrence's report of December 13 1865. ... Availabl... More

Samarkandskii bazar i ego tipy. Doktor prodaiushchii lekarstva (tabibi daru-furush)

Samarkandskii bazar i ego tipy. Doktor prodaiushchii lekarstva (tabibi...

Photograph shows two men sitting by blocks of salt(?).

Washington monument, in the Capitol grounds, Richmond, Va. The statues around the centre base are those of Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson & Mason

Washington monument, in the Capitol grounds, Richmond, Va. The statues...

Stereograph showing the Washington Monument with an equestrian statue of George Washington in the grounds of Capitol Square, Richmond, Virginia. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Titl... More

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