Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
348 media by topicpage 1 of 4
The Ancient Tegesta, now Promontory of East Florida.

The Ancient Tegesta, now Promontory of East Florida.

Scale ca. 1:700,000. "As it appears from its present condition, many marks and traces, what it with great probability can be ascertain'd to have been in former ages; thus sketch'd to the better distinguishing H... more

[Portrait of Samuel Pegge and title page from his The Forme of Cury, a Roll of Ancient English Cookery]

[Portrait of Samuel Pegge and title page from his The Forme of Cury, a...

Illus. in: Samuel Pegge, The Forme of Cury, a Roll of Ancient English Cookery, London : J. Nichols, 1780, title page. Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1981, p. 80. This record contains unverified, old data... more

"Ancient of days" - frontispiece of Europe a Prophecy - Metal relief etching 1794

"Ancient of days" - frontispiece of Europe a Prophecy - Metal relief e...

Rosenwald Collection. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists works - Blake, Wm. Ancient 1794; ? Blake, Wm. [The Ancient of Days striking the first circle of ... more

[Ancient Indian burial mounds. Moundsville, W.Va.] Great Mound at Grave Creek

[Ancient Indian burial mounds. Moundsville, W.Va.] Great Mound at Grav...

Engraving by J.W. Orr. Illus. in: Squier & Davis, Ancient Monuments..., 1848. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: W.Va. Moundsv... more

[Ancient Indian burial mounds. Moundsville, W.Va.] Group of Sepulchral Mounds

[Ancient Indian burial mounds. Moundsville, W.Va.] Group of Sepulchral...

Engraving by J.W. Orr. Illus. in: Squier & Davis, Ancient Monuments..., 1848. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: W.Va. Moundsv... more

[Details from the Circensian games, Ancient Rome: fig. 1 procession on horseback around the spina; fig. 2 racing on hrosebck; fig. 3 chariot races; fig. 4 groudn plan of the Circus Neronis]

[Details from the Circensian games, Ancient Rome: fig. 1 procession on...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, 1851, v. 1, plate 14. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Sports; It. Rome Hist.; Chariots; Roman games;Arch., Roman; Shelf.

[History and Ethnology of Ancient Rome: 4 illus: fig. 1 Exhibition of captives in the forum; fig. 2 Gladiators in the theatre; fig. 3 Gladiators at funerals; fig. 4. Funeral of Emperors]

[History and Ethnology of Ancient Rome: 4 illus: fig. 1 Exhibition of ...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, (1851) v. 1, plate 13. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gladiators; It. Rome; Shelf.

Ancient Jerus̈alem, previous to its destruction by Titus / from the original painting by G. Wunderlich ; on stone by J. Queen.

Ancient Jerus̈alem, previous to its destruction by Titus / from the or...

Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress)

Ancient Church. Jamestown 1864

Ancient Church. Jamestown 1864

Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-45. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.810) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Ancient halls of the Montezumas

Ancient halls of the Montezumas

Titles transcribed from mount. Illus. in album: Series of photographic views and portraits of Arizona and Arizona Indian tribes / Charles Gentile. Nos. 85 (top) and 86 (bottom), mounted upside down.

Ancient ruins on the San Juan River, Arizona.

Ancient ruins on the San Juan River, Arizona.

Original negative number: 50. Title from item. Part of series: U.S. War Dept., Corps of Engineers; Geographical Explorations and Surveys West of 100th Meridian, Expedition of 1874; Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, comma... more

Ancient ruins on the McElmo, Utah. The traditionary butte / W.H. Jackson, photographer.

Ancient ruins on the McElmo, Utah. The traditionary butte / W.H. Jacks...

Stereograph shows rock formations. Part of: Views among the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Expedition of 1874. No. 237. Title from item. Photographed for the U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, F. V. Hayde... more

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

Photographs show displays of Aztec sculpture and pottery, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Title devised by Library staff. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson travel... more

Ancient Jerusalem, A.D. 65

Ancient Jerusalem, A.D. 65

22735 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Batcheller and Burnham.

[Ancient house of XVI century, Caen, France]

[Ancient house of XVI century, Caen, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9801". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

[Ancient Paris, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France]

[Ancient Paris, Exposition Universal, 1900, Paris, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "17305". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Fran... more

Soldier of the Royal Guard. Ancient dress not yet entirely obsolete - Coat & helmet are lined with a mail of hard leather - & studded with iron buttons

Soldier of the Royal Guard. Ancient dress not yet entirely obsolete - ...

Drawing shows a Royal Guardsman, full-length, standing, facing right, wearing uniform and helmet, holding a sword in left hand.

[Ancient Paris and perspective of the bridges, showing Army and Navy buildings, Expositions Universal, 1900, Paris, France]

[Ancient Paris and perspective of the bridges, showing Army and Navy b...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "17306". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Fran... more

[Hampton Institute, Hampton, Va., 1899 - male and female African American and Indian students in Ancient History class  studying Egypt]

[Hampton Institute, Hampton, Va., 1899 - male and female African Ameri...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). LOT subdivision subject: Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute - Liberal Arts & Science... more

Ancient royal city of Samaria, where Philip preached Christ, Palestine (looking west)

Ancient royal city of Samaria, where Philip preached Christ, Palestine...

2706 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from recto of item. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. No. 62.

Ancient olive trees cared for by Franciscan monks, Palestine, Jerusalem, Garden of Gethsemane / American Colony, Jerusalem.

Ancient olive trees cared for by Franciscan monks, Palestine, Jerusale...

Franciscan monk standing beneath knarled olive tree, in raised, circular stone enclosure. Title from item. On mount label: No neg. LC-M36-410A. Forms part of: G. Eric and Edith Matson Photograph Collection (Li... more

[Panoramic photo of Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company parading at Dewey Square, Oct. 3, 190, Boston, Mass.]

[Panoramic photo of Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company parading at ...

H36579 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; E. Chickering & Co.; October 7, 1903; DLC/PP-1903:41954. Title derived from copyright deposit records.

Ancient aqueduct near Hiram's Reservoir, Tyre, Palestine

Ancient aqueduct near Hiram's Reservoir, Tyre, Palestine

H67222 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from recto of item. No. 11989 (89). Copyright by George W. Griffith.

Ancient crater of Aso, largest in the world, Japan

Ancient crater of Aso, largest in the world, Japan

Rear view of man standing on mountain in foregrd.

A street scene in Ancient Delhi - the "Rome of Asia," India

A street scene in Ancient Delhi - the "Rome of Asia," India

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; India D-; Shelf.

Ancient history / Rea Irvin.

Ancient history / Rea Irvin.

Magazine cover showing a Susan B. Anthony-like figure in classical dress thrusting an umbrella at a man in a toga. Another woman holds sign reading "We want our rights." Illus. in: Life. New York : Life magazin... more

Colombia - Cartagena. Ancient Spanish fort at entrance to harbor

Colombia - Cartagena. Ancient Spanish fort at entrance to harbor

J203229 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by G. J. Becker. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Museum of Ancient History, Berlin

Museum of Ancient History, Berlin

"Wood Von Hindenburg" on exhibit sculpture or specimen to right of mammoth with German helmet. Pencil sketch of elephant on verso is not on digital file. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American i... more

Northern views. Safourieh village. Ancient Sepphoris

Northern views. Safourieh village. Ancient Sepphoris

Photograph shows the Palestinian Arab village of Saffuriyya (Saffuriya).

Origin of Western Music? Ancient Egyptian Melodies Discovered

Origin of Western Music? Ancient Egyptian Melodies Discovered

Source unknown, [1931]. (source note) Photocopy in Ragheb Moftah Collection, Provenance File (General) Scanned from photocopy. (General)

Ancient Music of the East: Egypt's Treasures, An English Scholar's Researches

Ancient Music of the East: Egypt's Treasures, An English Scholar's Res...

Penang Gazette (Penang, Malaysia), 6 June 1931. (source) Photocopy in Ragheb Moftah Collection, Provenance File (General) Scanned from photocopy. Very dark. (General) This is a copy of an article in Ceylon Obse... more

The  Ancient Music of the Coptic Church

The Ancient Music of the Coptic Church

The Oxford Magazine 49(28 May 1931): 749. (source) Photocopy in Ragheb Moftah Collection, Provenance File (General) Periodical in the General Collections, call number: LH5.O82M3, lccn: 2007219510 (General) Scan... more

Miracle Plays True to Detail Six Offerings of Ancient Drama Given

Miracle Plays True to Detail Six Offerings of Ancient Drama Given

from the New York World Telegram, Feb. 6, 1933 (General) Reproduced with permission of Martha Graham Resources, a division of The Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, www.marthagraham.org. (Copyright Notice)

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2020