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Map of Pr. George, Surry, Sussex, and Southampton counties /

Map of Pr. George, Surry, Sussex, and Southampton counties /

Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H175 LC Land ownership maps, 1332 In pencil on verso: 98. Available also throu... more

Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Photograph showing bird's-eye view of the city. No. B1078. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Chimkend i ego ulichnye tipy. [no caption]

Syr-dar'inskaia oblast'. G. Chimkend i ego ulichnye tipy. [no caption]

Photograph shows two men and a horse pulling a loaded cart in Chimkent. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 54. Title from item.

Railroad map of the central part of California, and part of Nevada. 1865.

Railroad map of the central part of California, and part of Nevada. 18...

Outline map of the U.S. West, from vicinity of Lake Tahoe to the Pacific Ocean. Scale 1:253,440. Copied June 12th 1866. LC Railroad maps, 187 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also thro... more

[General Winfield Scott Hancock, head-and-shoulders portrait, in uniform, facing right] / Gurney.

[General Winfield Scott Hancock, head-and-shoulders portrait, in unifo...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: Rockwood, successor; return to George Grantham Bain, 255 Canal Street. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Zemledielie. Plug (amach).

Zemledielie. Plug (amach).

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 33. Title from item. Amach translated from Persian as: plough.

Collecting remains of killed at Cold Harbor for re-internment

Collecting remains of killed at Cold Harbor for re-internment

Glass window transparency shows African American soldiers digging with shovels near remains of the dead from the Battle of Cold Harbor, Virginia. Title from item. On photograph: Taylor & Huntington, sole owners... more

Stoliarnoe proizvodstvo. Prigotovlenie palochek dlia potolkov (vassaterash [sic])

Stoliarnoe proizvodstvo. Prigotovlenie palochek dlia potolkov (vassate...

Photograph shows a man cutting poles for ceilings. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 21. Title from item. "Vassaterash" translated from Persian as: cutting ceiling laths.

Topographical map of the cultivated land at Shenandoah Iron Works, Page County, Va. : showing the location of the furnace, forge, mill, mansion house &c. &c. belonging to the same : the property of Messrs. Dan'l & Henry Forrer /

Topographical map of the cultivated land at Shenandoah Iron Works, Pag...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor on 4 sheets pasted together, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H248 Available also t... more

Great tornado in Wisconsin, June 28 - the almost entire destruction of the village of Viroqua [3 illus.]: 1.  Total destruction of the Methodist Church; 2. Ruins of the North-Western Times Printing Office, and residence of J.A. Somerby, Esq.; 3. General appearance of the country after the tornado, showing the track of the storm, and its terrible effects

Great tornado in Wisconsin, June 28 - the almost entire destruction of...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 513 (1865 July 29), p. 301. Reference copy may be in SSF (Graphic) - Storms Tornadoes Wis... more

Religioznye obriady i obychai Tadzhikov. Sekta "Khufie"

Religioznye obriady i obychai Tadzhikov. Sekta "Khufie"

Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 65. Title from item.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and photographed by A. Berger, 285 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and phot...

Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln, seated, facing right, reading to his son Tad, standing to the President's left, facing front.

Ruins of Chancellorsville house in 1865

Ruins of Chancellorsville house in 1865

No. 5000. Title from item. Mounted with 4 other photographs. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. 2, page 120. Hand written on verso: Chancellor House. Hooker's hdq. during battle of Chancellorsville. Gift; Col.... more

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Uveseleniia v chainoi

Narodnoe gulian'e v prazdnik Kurban-Bairama v Tashkendie. Uveseleniia ...

Photograph shows musicians seated on the ground at festival for Kurban Bayram in Tashkent. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 63. Title from item.

Interior of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), S.C., looking south, showing officers' quarters

Interior of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), S.C., looking south, showing o...

Stereograph showing gabion reinforced retaining walls, brick chimneys, rocks and other debris inside Fort Sumter. No. 3132. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyrigh... more

Tadzhikskie svadebnye obriady. Zhenikh (bakhshiden)

Tadzhikskie svadebnye obriady. Zhenikh (bakhshiden)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 73.

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern Division extending west from boundary between states of Missouri and Kansas,

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern D...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads in Kansas, from Kansas City to Lawrence. Scale 1:63,360. Across bottom of map: Profile of line. LC Railroad maps, 589 Descript... more

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

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

Photograph shows man driving a cart on a street in Tashkent.

Hunt's improved map of Warren County, Pennsylvania.

Hunt's improved map of Warren County, Pennsylvania.

County map showing townships, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, and some tract acreages. Hand col. (watercolors) to emphasize township boundaries. Includes advertisements. LC Lan... more

The dying moments of President Lincoln at Washington, Saturday morning, April 15

The dying moments of President Lincoln at Washington, Saturday morning...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after sketch by Albert Berghaus. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 500 (1865 Apr. 29), pp. 88-89.

Samarkandskiia drevnosti. Grobnitsa sviatago Kassima ibni Abassa Shakh Zinde i mavzolei pri nei. Razriezy i fasady. Po linii N 4-9. Po linii c-d. Po linii N 10-14

Samarkandskiia drevnosti. Grobnitsa sviatago Kassima ibni Abassa Shakh...

Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' arkheologicheskaia ..., 1871-1872, part 1, vol. 1, pl. 19. Title from item.

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tsyganki (Mazang). Khal'dar Khan

Tipy narodnostei turkestanskago kraia. Tsyganki (Mazang). Khal'dar Kha...

Photograph shows a head-and-shoulders portrait of a young Mazang gypsy woman. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' ėtnograficheskaia, 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, p. 23. Title from item.

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Tadzhikskie pokhorony

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Tadzhikskie pokhorony

Photograph shows a funeral procession. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 75.

Brigham Young's investment in the 7.30 interest-bearing bonds

Brigham Young's investment in the 7.30 interest-bearing bonds

Caricature of Mormon polygamy showing Young surrounded by 7 adoring wives. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Budget of Fun. Sept. 1865 p. 4. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tra... more

View of "Rocketts" and the James River, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

View of "Rocketts" and the James River, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Photograph shows buildings at the wharf at Rockett's Landing on the south side of the James River. No. 4074. Title from item. See also: LOT 11486-A, no. 4. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

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.

View in the Arsenal Yard, Charleston, S.C. Captured Blakely Guns in the foreground

View in the Arsenal Yard, Charleston, S.C. Captured Blakely Guns in th...

Stereograph showing cannons, some mounted on carts. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. in 1865. Forms part of: Civil War Photograp... more

View on docks at Rocketts

View on docks at Rocketts

Photograph shows two boats stacked next to supplies with the wharf in the distance. No. B843. Title from item. Mounted with three other photographs with general caption: Views in Richmond, Virginia, April, 1865... more

The Aiken House, in front of Petersburg, Va., near headquarters Army of Potomac

The Aiken House, in front of Petersburg, Va., near headquarters Army o...

Photograph shows a group of women on the porch of a house, possibly Aiken house on the James River, near the headquarters for the Army of the Potomac. No. 4190. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photograph... more

Interior views of Fort Sumter, in April, 1865

Interior views of Fort Sumter, in April, 1865

Photograph shows a pile of cannon balls inside the battery at Fort Sumter. No. B665. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Photograph is half of a stereograph pair. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

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

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