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Topic: air

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[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

Print shows two soldiers resting on an air mattress made by sewing together and inflating animal skins.

[Air pump and glass receptacle demonstrating that a small animal will die in a vacuum]

[Air pump and glass receptacle demonstrating that a small animal will ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A continuation of New experiments, physico-mechanical, touching the spring and weight of the air, and their effects ... / By the Honourable Robert Boyle. Oxford : Prin... more

Physical air,-or-Britannia recover'd from a trance;-also, the patriotic courage of Sherry Andrew; & a peep thro' the fog

Physical air,-or-Britannia recover'd from a trance;-also, the patrioti...

Cartoon showing Britannia, terrified, faint, and dishevelled, sitting on the ground supported by Addington and Hawkesbury, and defended by Sheridan, a Silenus-like and ragged Harlequin. They are on the Dover co... more

Fantasia and variations on the Ethiopian air The rose of Alabama, op. 2

Fantasia and variations on the Ethiopian air The rose of Alabama, op. ...

cover page 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: Copyri... more

L'air

L'air

Print shows balloon floating in background near a windmill, while in the foreground a man plays the piano for a woman (singer?), and children play with a kite and other toys.

L'air = El Aire = Die Luft.

L'air = El Aire = Die Luft.

Print shows balloon floating in background, while in the foreground a woman plays the harp while a man turns her music pages, and children play with a kite and other toys.

Plan of air ducts, heating and ventilating apparatus

Plan of air ducts, heating and ventilating apparatus

U.S. General Post Office? (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas and New Orleans Air Line Rail Line, its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas ...

Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract.

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation aérienne par l'ingénieur Camille Vert, de la Drôme le plus léger que l'air par le poisson volant : le plus lourd que l'air par l'homme ailé ...

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation ...

Broadside announcing a conference on flight designs by Camille Vert. Includes pictures of a lighter-than-air 'flying fish' airship and a heavier-than-air 'winged man' ornithopter.

Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railroad and its connections.

Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air ...

Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Indicates coal field in Illinois a... more

[Pennsylvania Railroad advertising material: "Pennsylvania Air Line, between New York and Washington City"]
A lʹhippodrome - l'equilibre dans l'air / Lefman, sc.

A lʹhippodrome - l'equilibre dans l'air / Lefman, sc.

French caricature shows the balloonist Camille Dartois in a balloon labeled "Hippodrome" and Bradbury, a circus performer, standing while riding a horse at the Hippodrome, Paris. Title from item. Illus. from: L... more

Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line composed of the Shenandoah Valley R.R., Norfolk & Western R.R. and the East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R.

Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line co...

Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by color.

The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah Valley R.R.; Norfolk & Western R.R.; East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R. (its leased lines,) and their connections.

The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah Valley R...

Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main lines.

[Cures d'air dans la montagne] / A. Robida.

[Cures d'air dans la montagne] / A. Robida.

Drawing shows an airship "Cures d'air" supporting the "Pension Bellevue" for individuals requiring medical care and floating above a mountainous region. One of the artist's conceptions for his book on life in t... more

Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections north, south, east & west, 1896.

Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections north, sout...

Map of part of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. 13914 U.S. Copyright Office Scale not given. From Stanley G. ... more

Detail of Air

Detail of Air

Mural by Robert L. Dodge in the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress. Copyright by Curtis & Cameron. Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 292.

Zeppelin Air Ship

Zeppelin Air Ship

Photograph shows a blimp inside a structure on water.

Hodge Open Air School

Hodge Open Air School

Children wearing leg braces or using crutches, playing in Hodge Open Air School, Cleveland, Ohio. Goldsberry Collection of open-air school photographs.

[Futuristic air travel] / Harry Grant Dart.

[Futuristic air travel] / Harry Grant Dart.

Drawing shows a woman at the wheel of a futuristic aircraft. A man sits beside her. The drawing appeared on the cover of "All Story" magazine.

Rest period, Elizabeth McCormick Open Air School No. 2, on roof of Hull House boys club / Burke-Atwell Photo Chgo.
Site of first year round open air school, Chicago, Ill.

Site of first year round open air school, Chicago, Ill.

View of buildings, with clothes hanging on lines. Goldsberry Collection of open-air school photographs.

The sitting-out bag used in open air schools in New York and elsewhere

The sitting-out bag used in open air schools in New York and elsewhere

Boy wearing coat with attached bag covering feet, seated at table, outside of classroom, reading, New York City.