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Pandemonium college, or The battle of the bulls, bears, and lame ducks, as fought in 'C--ge- Alley

Pandemonium college, or The battle of the bulls, bears, and lame ducks...

Political cartoon showing animals as humans at stock market, and poem decrying stock jobbing. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library ofg Congress).

Jonathan's Coffee House or An analysis of change alley with a group of characters from the Life- - -Inscrib'd to Jacob Henriques / H. O. Neal, delin. et fecit.

Jonathan's Coffee House or An analysis of change alley with a group of...

"An engraving by the hand which produced "Dr. Squintum's Exaltation", No. 4005, showing the interior of "Jonathan's Coffee House", Change Alley, Cornhill, London, a place frequented by dealers in stocks, public... More

House N.W. corner of Chestnut and Strawberry Alley

House N.W. corner of Chestnut and Strawberry Alley

Case: Burns's Monument. Label attached to case: By W.Y. McAllister about 1845. Label attached to case: N.W. Chestnut & Strawberry. Title etched on plate. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:126). For... More

Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road, J. G. Gibbes, Chief Engr., lithographie [sic] agent D. Theuret, Exange Alley, Nr. 130.

Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western...

Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities. Scale 1:3,041,280. Relief shown by hachures. Across top of map: "Distance from New Orleans to the Pacific 1600 ... More

Second street museum of living animals now exhibiting at 281 North 2d St., between Callowhill and Willow streets / Scott, Printer, 12 Hudson's Alley, Philadelphia.

Second street museum of living animals now exhibiting at 281 North 2d ...

Print shows an advertisement for the Second Street Museum of Living Animals depicting "Romulus, the fighting California grizzly bear" in a fight against "Napoleon 4th", a large bull, on April 8, 1853. The adver... More

Jay Gould's private bowling alley / F. Opper.

Jay Gould's private bowling alley / F. Opper.

Print shows Jay Gould bowling on Wall Street using bowling balls labeled " Private Press, General Unscrupulousness, False Reports, [and] Trickery" to knock down pins labeled "Banker, Small Operator, Speculator,... More

Picture of three children found by the Humane Society in a shanty in an alley bounded by Four-and-a-half, Sixth, K and L Streets, in a deplorable condition--wretched and starving, their father dead, and their mother in a state of beastly intoxication / Estabrook, Washington, D.C.

Picture of three children found by the Humane Society in a shanty in a...

19222V U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph by Estabrook, Washington, D.C.

A training-school of crime Boys playing pickpocket in an alley.

A training-school of crime Boys playing pickpocket in an alley.

Illustration shows boys rummaging through a sleeping man's pockets. Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and rescue work in tough places, wi... More

A tenement-house alley gang : Candidates for crime / / R.T.S.

A tenement-house alley gang : Candidates for crime / / R.T.S.

Illustration shows children and teenagers gathered on and around a wagon in a dilapidated alley. Illus. in: Darkness and daylight: or, Lights and shadows of New York life. A woman's narrative of mission and re... More

Bowling alley #191

Bowling alley #191

Y53642 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Schile, H.

Atlantic City at Easter-tide - in the bowling alley [woman bowling as man and another woman watch]

Atlantic City at Easter-tide - in the bowling alley [woman bowling as ...

Halftone repro. of painting(?). Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 82 (1896 April 2), p. 219. Caption card tracings: Sports ; Women ; Geogr.

"Sally in our Alley."

"Sally in our Alley."

African-American girl dancing, African-American man with banjo, and another African-American man seated on steps. Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 6055. This record contains unverifie... More

The destruction of Cat Alley

The destruction of Cat Alley

(DLC/PP-1933:0205). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Passing of Cat Alley" by Jacob A. Riis, Century, 57:175 (Dec. 1898).

[Houses along unpaved street or alley in Georgia]

[Houses along unpaved street or alley in Georgia]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 4, no. 320. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... More

[Unpaved street or alley between houses in Georgia]

[Unpaved street or alley between houses in Georgia]

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 4, no. 292. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... More

Blanchard(?) Bldg. alley in Chinatown, S.F.

Blanchard(?) Bldg. alley in Chinatown, S.F.

H97046 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Marion Johmann(?), L.A. No. 420.

Like stopping a pig in an alley The president seems to be having a hard time heading off the delegates coming his way  / / Bart.

Like stopping a pig in an alley The president seems to be having a har...

Newspaper clipping of cartoon showing Theodore Roosevelt herding a pig "Delegate" into a pen labeled "The Taft Lot." Cartoon refers to Roosevelt's efforts to wrangle delegates for William Howard Taft in the 190... More

Ellis Alley Enclave, 200 blocks of Ellis Alley & Chestnut & Center Streets, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

Ellis Alley Enclave, 200 blocks of Ellis Alley & Chestnut & Center Str...

1999 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The area of the Alamo City just north of St. Paul Square that is bounded by I-37 on the west, Crockett on the north, Walnut Street and the former Southern Pac... More

["Weld," Larz Anderson house, 151 Newton Street, Brookline, Massachusetts. Willow alley from the rond point]

["Weld," Larz Anderson house, 151 Newton Street, Brookline, Massachuse...

Site History. House Architecture: Little & Browne changes to existing house, from 1899. Landscape: Italian Garden Charles Adams Platt, planted and built, late 1899 or 1900-1901. Associated Name: Isabel Perkins ... More

["Weld," Larz Anderson house, 151 Newton Street, Brookline, Massachusetts. Water garden, temple at end of willow alley]

["Weld," Larz Anderson house, 151 Newton Street, Brookline, Massachuse...

Site History. House Architecture: Little & Browne changes to existing house, from 1899. Landscape: Italian Garden Charles Adams Platt, planted and built, late 1899 or 1900-1901. Temple Architect: Little & Brown... More

["The Elms," Edward Julius Berwind house, 367 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island. Fountain Alley]

["The Elms," Edward Julius Berwind house, 367 Bellevue Avenue, Newport...

Site History. House Architecture: Horace Trumbauer, 1899-1901, 1911. Landscape: Horace Trumbauer, 1907-1914. Gardener: Bruce Butterton. Today: Open to the public as a house and garden museum by the Preservation... More

["The Elms," Edward Julius Berwind house, 367 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island. Fountain Alley]

["The Elms," Edward Julius Berwind house, 367 Bellevue Avenue, Newport...

Site History. House Architecture: Horace Trumbauer, 1899-1901, 1911. Landscape: Horace Trumbauer, 1907-1914. Gardener: Bruce Butterton. Today: Open to the public as a house and garden museum by the Preservation... More

["Thornedale," Oakleigh Thorne house, Millbrook, New York. Sugar maple hedge along alley to rose garden]

["Thornedale," Oakleigh Thorne house, Millbrook, New York. Sugar maple...

Site History. House Architecture: Federal revival house built 1849, with later additions. Landscape: Helen Stafford (Mrs. Oakleigh) Thorne, from 1908. Other: Oakleigh Thorne was W.O.S. Thorne. Today: House exta... More

[Rag Pickers Alley, San Francisco, California]
Gasoline Alley. Gee old gobbler / King.

Gasoline Alley. Gee old gobbler / King.

Thirteen panel comic strip shows Walt Wallet feeding, then chasing the turkey that he and baby Skeezix have raised for Thanksgiving dinner. Once Walt catches the turkey, Skeezix wails as Walt prepares to chop o... More

Neighbors of the alley

Neighbors of the alley

Three Chinese people in an alley, Chinatown, Los Angeles. J259784 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Paul Grenbeaux.

[Chateau of Bréau, Dammarie-lès-Lys, Seine-et-Marne, France. Alley]

[Chateau of Bréau, Dammarie-lès-Lys, Seine-et-Marne, France. Alley]

Site History. House Architecture: Medieval castle rebuilt in 1663 and 1667. Associated Name: Hervey de Saint-Denis. Other: Walter Gay and Matilda Travis Gay lived here at the time Johnston photographed. Today:... More

1926 Green Alley (House), Louisville, Jefferson County, KY

1926 Green Alley (House), Louisville, Jefferson County, KY

Significance: Few alley structures remain city-wide. This is typical of the turn-of-the-century style, vernacular alley residence in Russell. // ca. 1900. Shotgun. Frame. Approx. 18' x 50'. Insulbrick appl... More

Cabin on alley by Fall Run, Scott's Hill, Falmouth

Cabin on alley by Fall Run, Scott's Hill, Falmouth

Photograph shows a small clapboard-sided building with two children on the stoop at the doorway. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative: LC... More

["Villa Sciarra," George Wurts house, via Calandrelli, Rome, Italy. Alley]

["Villa Sciarra," George Wurts house, via Calandrelli, Rome, Italy. Al...

Site History. Landscape: HenriettaTower (Mrs. George) Wurts and her husband restored the garden, adding sculpture, a botanical garden and aviary. Today: Public botanic garden. On slide (printed): "Edward Van Al... More

["Brandon," Robert Williams Daniel house, Prince George County, Virginia. Boxwood alley to James River]

["Brandon," Robert Williams Daniel house, Prince George County, Virgin...

Site History. House Architecture: Central brick southern colonial house with hyphens, built from the late seventeenth century. Landscape: Marjorie Campbell Daniel. Today: House extant. Same image is in the Carn... More

[An alley, in a city in the South, ca. 1930]

[An alley, in a city in the South, ca. 1930]

Photograph shows a narrow alley in a residential district, with sidewalk, street light, and fire hydrant. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Doris Ulmann Foundation; 1935; (DLC/PP-1935:055).

John Schenk House, Union Street & Moravian Alley, Hope, Warren County, NJ

John Schenk House, Union Street & Moravian Alley, Hope, Warren County,...

Survey number: HABS NJ-580 Building/structure dates: 17q4 Initial Construction

Liberty Historic District, Alley Ranch, Route 2, Cle Elum, Liberty, Kittitas County, WA

Liberty Historic District, Alley Ranch, Route 2, Cle Elum, Liberty, Ki...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-30 Survey number: HABS WA-163-A

Lincoln Home Site, Aitkin Barn, 519 South Eighth Street (alley), Springfield, Sangamon County, IL

Lincoln Home Site, Aitkin Barn, 519 South Eighth Street (alley), Sprin...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-161 Survey number: HABS IL-1123-L National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000076

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