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[Garden monument when heated by the sun brings water to a boil generating steam which causes sound to issue from pipes like an organ; shows statue, possibly of Hero of Alexandria]

[Garden monument when heated by the sun brings water to a boil generat...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Les raisons des forces movvantes auec diuerses machines tant vtilles que plaisantes, ... / par Salomon de Cavs .... Francfort : en la boutique de I. Norton, 1615. Publ... more

A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots and lot nos. Includes indexed list of "Proprietors names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

U.S. Reports: Boyce v. Moore, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 196 (1793)

U.S. Reports: Boyce v. Moore, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 196 (1793)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; January Term, 1793; Boyce versus Moore

Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1798 /

Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1798 /

Relief shown by hachures. Authorship attributed to George Gilpin in P.L. Phillips' A list of maps of America. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 97 Stephenson. Cartograp... more

Constitution of the Washington Society. Instituted the 28th of January, 1800 ....

Constitution of the Washington Society. Instituted the 28th of January...

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 181, Folder 3.

An address to the voters for electors of President and Vice-President of the United States, in the State of Virginia ... Alexandria Printed by Wm. Fowler [180-].

An address to the voters for electors of President and Vice-President ...

Imprint 3.; Political campaign. 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 182, Folder 30.

Valuable lots of ground for sale, contiguous to the town of Alexandria. On Tuesday the fifteenth day of June next, will be offered for sale at public auction, on the premises, forty half-acre lots of ground, lying between the George-Town road an

Valuable lots of ground for sale, contiguous to the town of Alexandria...

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 181, Folder 12. Copy... more

U.S. Reports: McCulloch v. Young, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 292 (1803)

U.S. Reports: McCulloch v. Young, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 292 (1803)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; December Term, 1803; McCulloch, Administrator, etc. versus Young.

U.S. Reports: Dupont v. Pichon, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 321 (1805)

U.S. Reports: Dupont v. Pichon, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 321 (1805)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; March Term, 1805; Dupont versus Pichon

An act concerning the bank of Alexandria ... February 15, 1811.

An act concerning the bank of Alexandria ... February 15, 1811.

Imprint 1.; On verso : 12 00 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 183, Folder 8.

Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r.

Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of the Capitols at Richmond and Washington. LC copy fold-lined and taped. DCP

U.S. Reports: Mandeville and others vs. Riggs, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 482 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Mandeville and others vs. Riggs, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 482 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; Joseph Mandeville and others, Appellants vs. Romulus Riggs, Appellee

U.S. Reports: Lloyd vs. Scott, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 205 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Lloyd vs. Scott, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 205 (1830)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 29; Peters Volume 4; January Term, 1830; John Lloyd, Plaintiff in Error vs. Charles Scott, Bailier of William S. Moore, Defendant

U.S. Reports: Fowle vs. The Common Council of Alexandria, 28 U.S. (3 Pet.) 398 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Fowle vs. The Common Council of Alexandria, 28 U.S. (3 P...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 28; Peters Volume 3; January Term, 1830; William Fowle, Surviving Partner, Plaintiff in Error vs. the Common Council of Alexandria

Potomac Aqueduct, hydrographic survey of the Potomac River near Georgetown : shewing the position of the Aqueduct, its connection with the Ch. & Ohio Canal on the north bank, and with the Alexandria Canal on the south bank of the river /

Potomac Aqueduct, hydrographic survey of the Potomac River near George...

"Survey made in the fall of 1832." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. From the papers of the Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission. Available also through the Library ... more

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route...

Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of no... more

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route...

Nautical chart with extensive annotations in col. and lead pencils to show proposed railroad routes connecting central Washington and Alexandria (Va.). Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and sou... more

Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va

Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexan...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coas... more

U.S. Reports: Catts v. Phalen et al., 43 U.S. (2 How) 376 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Catts v. Phalen et al., 43 U.S. (2 How) 376 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; John Catts, Plaintiff in error, v. James Phalen, and Francis Morris, Defendants in error

U.S. Reports: Rhodes v. Bell, 43 U.S. (2 How) 397 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Rhodes v. Bell, 43 U.S. (2 How) 397 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; James Rhodes, Plaintiff in error, v. Moses Bell

U.S. Reports: Burwell v. Mandeville's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 560 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Burwell v. Mandeville's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 560 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Nathaniel Burwell, Complainant and Appellant, v. Daniel Cawood, Willam C. Gardner, Executor of Joseph Mandeville, deceased, and John Wes... more

U.S. Reports: Dade v. Irwin's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 383 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Dade v. Irwin's Executor, 43 U.S. (2 How) 383 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Jane Dade, Complainant, v. Thomas Irwin, Jun., executor of Thomas Irwin, deceased, and William L. Hodgson, Defendants

U.S. Reports: Adams et al. v. Roberts, 43 U.S. (2 How) 486 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Adams et al. v. Roberts, 43 U.S. (2 How) 486 (1844)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Austin L. Adams and Ann C. Harding, Plaintiffs in error, v. Julia Roberts

U.S. Reports: Brockett et al. v. Brockett et al., 44 U.S. (3 How.) 691 (1845)

U.S. Reports: Brockett et al. v. Brockett et al., 44 U.S. (3 How.) 691...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 44; Howard Volume 3; January Term, 1845; Robert Brockett et al., Appellants, v. William Brockett et al., Defendants

Plan of the town of Alexandria, D.C. with the environs : exhibiting the outlet of the Alexandria Canal, the shipping channel, wharves, Hunting Cr. &c

Plan of the town of Alexandria, D.C. with the environs : exhibiting th...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours. Copy annotated in ink: Presented to Edw. B. Stelle, July 1853. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 3... more

Obelisk at Alexandria commonly called Cleopatra's needle / David Roberts, R.A.

Obelisk at Alexandria commonly called Cleopatra's needle / David Rober...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 21.

Interview with the Viceroy of Egypt at his palace at Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Interview with the Viceroy of Egypt at his palace at Alexandria / Davi...

Frontispiece. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 1.

Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 4.

Pompey's pillar. Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Pompey's pillar. Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 5.

U.S. Reports: Ladd v. Ladd et al., 49 U.S. (8 How.) 10 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Ladd v. Ladd et al., 49 U.S. (8 How.) 10 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 49; Howard Volume 8; January Term, 1850; Harriet V. Ladd, by her Next Friend, Montgomery D. Corse, Complainant and Appellant, v. Joseph B. Ladd, John H. Ladd, The Farmers' Bank ... more

U.S. Reports: Irwin v. Dixion et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 10 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Irwin v. Dixion et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 10 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; William H. Irwin, Appellant, v. George O. Dixion and John A. Dixion.

U.S. Reports: Wheeler v. Smith et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 55 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Wheeler v. Smith et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 55 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; William Wheeler, Appellant, v. Hugh Smith and Phineas Janney, Executors of Charles Bennett, deceased, and surviving Trustees under his W... more

General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections n...

Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to G... more

Alexandria on the Potomac, Washington in the distance

Alexandria on the Potomac, Washington in the distance

Sketch shows ships docked on the waterfront of Alexandria, Virginia, with Washington's Capitol dome rising in the distance. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853... more

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warren...

Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on th... more

Directory map of Huntingdon Co., Pennsylvania : from recent surveys

Directory map of Huntingdon Co., Pennsylvania : from recent surveys

General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Huntingdon borough inset shows principal buildings, lot lines, lot numbers, a few owners' names; the Alexandria borough inset show... more

Important to travelers going South from Washington. Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac. ... Railroad & steamboat line via Alexandria Aquia Creek and Fredericksburg to Richmond ... Richmond, January 1st, 1856.

Important to travelers going South from Washington. Richmond, Frederic...

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 186, Folder 45a.

Cleopatra's Needle

Cleopatra's Needle

Obelisk towers above small buildings, local residents and a single tree. Title from item. No. 1770.

Engine, J.H. Devereux, Alexandria

Engine, J.H. Devereux, Alexandria

Photograph shows the ornately decorated locomotive J.H. Devereux, of the United States Military Railroad with two crew members on board outside the roundhouse at the Alexandria station. Title from item. Publish... more

[Woman assisted by man as she mounts or dismounts a donkey in Alexandria, Egypt]

[Woman assisted by man as she mounts or dismounts a donkey in Alexandr...

Title devised by library staff. On verso: Africa. Natives. Egypt, Alexandria. Woman on back of donkey. Possibly taken by Tancrède R. Dumas.

The National Cemetery, at Alexandria. Va
[Detailed map of part of Virginia from Alexandria to the Potomac River above Washington, D.C. 186-].

[Detailed map of part of Virginia from Alexandria to the Potomac River...

Relief shown by form lines. Shows parts of Arlington and Fairfax counties, part of the defenses of Washington, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and drainage. "211, L. She... more

[Queen Street warehouse, Alexandria, Va.]

[Queen Street warehouse, Alexandria, Va.]

Copyright by S. McMullin, Philadelphia, Pa.

Nr. Alexandria, Va.

Nr. Alexandria, Va.

Title inscribed lower right. Formerly Waud no. C-31. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.958) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time)

Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time)

Address: 1315 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia.

Ft. Scott [and] Towards Alexandria

Ft. Scott [and] Towards Alexandria

Two scenes. Title inscribed below images. Formerly Waud no. B-96. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.860) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

District of Columbia and the seat of war on the Potomac.

District of Columbia and the seat of war on the Potomac.

Low-angle bird's-eye view. Shows cities of Washington and Alexandria in foreground. Includes index of military positions with regiment names. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 678 Stephenson. Cartography of northern... more

Headquarters of convalescent camp, near Alexandria, Va.

Headquarters of convalescent camp, near Alexandria, Va.

No. B1174. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Earthwork fort at Alexandria protecting the left of the line of the grand army, showing its commanding position

Earthwork fort at Alexandria protecting the left of the line of the gr...

Title inscribed above image. Inscribed within image as indicators: Fill in with soldiers of the Pennsylvania 4th drilling; narrow Road; Field rough; Trees cut down; distant country. Inscribed vertically left ma... more

Col. E. E. Ellsworth killed in Alexandria, Va., May 24, 1861

Col. E. E. Ellsworth killed in Alexandria, Va., May 24, 1861

Photograph shows a bust portrait engraving of Col. Ellsworth who was killed at the Marshall House in 1861 after pulling down the Confederate flag. No. 3175. Title from item. Mounted with two other photographs w... more

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861.

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and F...

Includes main roads, buildings used for the hospital, chapel, stables, theater, and headquarters encampment of Brigadier General John Sedgwick.

Building stockade, Alexandria, Va.

Building stockade, Alexandria, Va.

Title from item. Hand written on mount: image printed in reverse.

View on Pope's Head, near burnt bridge, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

View on Pope's Head, near burnt bridge, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph showing two locomotives pulling into the Union Mills Station on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad in Clifton, Virginia. Two soldiers stand guard on the bank at right. No. 229. Title from item. Title... more

Camp of the 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

Camp of the 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Soldiers' Cemetery, Alexandria, Va.

Soldiers' Cemetery, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows Soldiers' Cemetery which was founded in 1862 and may have been one of the first Civil War cemeteries. No. 187. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prin... more

The great 10,000 mile wall China

The great 10,000 mile wall China

No. 15348. Title from item.

Camp of 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

Camp of 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

No. B69. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Government Bakery, Alexandria, Va.

Government Bakery, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows an aerial view of the facility with Alexandria skyline in the background. No. 220. Title from item.

[Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

[Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

Illustrates Alexandria's central position in the defense of Washington, where at least 12 outlying forts surrounded the city. Military camps of various Union officers such as Samuel Peter Heintzelman are indica... more

Union Mills, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R.

Union Mills, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R.

No. B1319. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

View on Pope's Head, near burnt bridge, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

View on Pope's Head, near burnt bridge, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph shows two men sitting on and close by a fallen tree over Pope's Head Creek in Clifton, Virginia near a destroyed railroad bridge on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad.

Alexandria, Va.

Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of the city.

Camp of 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

Camp of 44th New York Infantry near Alexandria, Va.

No. B231. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

No. B1143. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Eastern view of round house and depot, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Eastern view of round house and depot, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph shows a locomotive moving away from the roundhouse at the Orange & Alexandria railroad yard in Alexandria, Virginia. Telegraph wire insulators on utility pole in foreground. No. 104. Title from item.

Marshall House, Alexandria, Va. Scene of death of Col. Ellsworth

Marshall House, Alexandria, Va. Scene of death of Col. Ellsworth

No. 1278. Title from item. Mounted with two other photographs with general caption: Marshall House, Alex., Va. & Col. Ellsworth. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Sailors on Russian frigate "Osliaba," harbor of Alexandria, Va.

Sailors on Russian frigate "Osliaba," harbor of Alexandria, Va.

Photograph showing Russian sailors standing on the deck of their ship. No. 210. Inscribed on item: [Gen. Haupt & wife attended a reception given by the admiral]. Title from item.

Quartermaster's Wharf, Alexandria, Va.

Quartermaster's Wharf, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows a group of horses at the wharf. No. B754. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Outskirts of Alexandria, Va.

Outskirts of Alexandria, Va.

No. B1216. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Two sketches: fort opposite Alexandria, 1861; opposite Ft. Scott on Potomac]

[Two sketches: fort opposite Alexandria, 1861; opposite Ft. Scott on P...

Title devised from inscription above and below image. Formerly Waud no. C-12. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.939) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

View on Bull Run, crossing of Orange and Alexandria railroad

View on Bull Run, crossing of Orange and Alexandria railroad

No. B161. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Proclamation! Headquarters, Alexandria, Va., May 26, 1861. Special orders No. L. Capt. Whittelsey, First Michigan infantry, is detailed for duty as Provost Marshal of this city ... Cll. O. B. Willcox. Headquarters, Alexandria, May 26, 1861. Orde

Proclamation! Headquarters, Alexandria, Va., May 26, 1861. Special ord...

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 187, Folder 9.

Practice Chapel Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, Va.

Practice Chapel Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows five men seated on the lawn in front of the chapel. Title from item. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Serie... more

Provost Marshal--and police of Alexandria searching and examining a prisoner of war

Provost Marshal--and police of Alexandria searching and examining a pr...

Title inscribed under image. Inscribed: all portraits got rubbed while riding. Published in: New York Illustrated News, July 22 1861, p. 188. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.55) Forms part of: Morgan ... more

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldie...

Stereograph showing long wooden spikes, chevaux-de-frise, extending from the fortifications of Fort Sedgwick, Petersburg, Virginia.

Mansion House, Alexandria, Va.

Mansion House, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows a group of people gathered in front of a building used as a hospital in the 100 block of North Fairfax Street between King Street and Cameron Street. Title from item.

Ellsworth. Memorial Col. E.E. Ellsworth, the patriot martyr. The Marshall house, Alexandria, Va. Francis E. Brownell, the avenger of Ellsworth.

Ellsworth. Memorial Col. E.E. Ellsworth, the patriot martyr. The Marsh...

Photographs show Colonel Elmer Ellsworth of Field and Staff, 11th New York Infantry Regiment; Marshall House at the corner of King and Pitt Streets, Alexandria, Virginia, the scene of the assassination of Col. ... more

Reconnaissance in advance of Camp Mansfield /

Reconnaissance in advance of Camp Mansfield /

Shows military camps in Arlington County, Alexandria, and adjoining areas of Fairfax County. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: 211, L., sheet 12. In lower right corner: Transferred from Office of Chf.... more

Embankment near Union Mills Station, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Embankment near Union Mills Station, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph showing two men sitting on and close by a fallen tree over Pope's Head Creek in Clifton, Virginia near a destroyed railroad bridge on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. No. 127. Inscribed on item: T... more

Soldier's Cemetery, Alexandria, Va.

Soldier's Cemetery, Alexandria, Va.

No. 4451. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Mansion House Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia

Mansion House Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia

No. 1290. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, pg. 233". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

New bridge over Potomac River on the Washington, Alexandria and Georgetown Railroad.  Total length 5,104 feet

New bridge over Potomac River on the Washington, Alexandria and George...

Photograph showing a trestle railroad bridge across the Potomac River. Caption continues: S. Seymour, chief engineer, C.B. Morse, constructing engineer, S.S. Post & Co., contractors. Title from item.

Fort Ellsworth, near Alexandria, Va.

Fort Ellsworth, near Alexandria, Va.

No. B542. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Slave Pen, Alexandria, Va.

Slave Pen, Alexandria, Va.

Exterior, African American woman standing in foreground. Address: 1315 Duke St., Alexandria, Virginia. Stereo, The War for the Union. Photographic History (no. 2300). LC-B811-2300 (half). This record contains ... more

Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia

Fort Lyon, near Alexandria, Virginia

The map shows a close up drawing of Fort Lyon located on Eagle Hill in Alexandria, Virginia. Shows the fort's defenses, including abatis, ditches, salients, sally port, and bomb proof. NOTE: Researchers will b... more

Freedman's Barracks, Alexandria, Va.

Freedman's Barracks, Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows a group of freedmen and women standing in front of the barracks. No. B350. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Bird's eye view of machine shops, with east yard of Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Bird's eye view of machine shops, with east yard of Orange & Alexandri...

Photograph shows a railroad yard of the Orange & Alexandria Railroad in Alexandria, Virginia. Photograph taken from the top of the roundhouse. No. 293. Title from item.

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