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Animals sawing wooden planks

Animals sawing wooden planks

Illus. in: Dialogus creaturarum. Gouda : Gerardus Leeu, 1480. Reference copy may be in LOT 4707. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals in human situations; ... more

[Hunting animals on snowshoes with spears and arrows]

[Hunting animals on snowshoes with spears and arrows]

Illus. in: Thevet, La Cosmographie universelle ... (Paris, 1575), vol. 2. Reference copy may be in LOT 4433 C. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Snowshoes; Wint... more

[Map of northern coast of S. America, showing mouths of Amazon and Orinoco rivers. Illus. with dwellings, boats, animals; Indians killing boa]

[Map of northern coast of S. America, showing mouths of Amazon and Ori...

Illus. in: Reys-Boeck van het rijcke, Brasilien (Dordrecht?,1624). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, and subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Maps; South America; Snakes; Braz... more

[Indian with bow and arrow drawn in background; animals in foreground]

[Indian with bow and arrow drawn in background; animals in foreground]

Engraving on full page of text. Illus. in: Historie Naturael en Morael van de Westersche Indien (Amsterdam, 1624). Reference copy may be in SSF - Indians of Mexico Misc. This record contains unverified, old dat... more

[Legs of dissected frogs, and various metallic apparatus used to measure what was thought to be electricity flowing in animals]

[Legs of dissected frogs, and various metallic apparatus used to measu...

Illus. in: Abhandlung uber die Krafte der thiereschen Elektrizitat auf die Bewegung der Muskeln / Luigi Galvani. Eine Uebersetztung, Prag. : J.G. Calve, 1793. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C.... more

[Circus sketches: acrobats and circus animals]
[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

[Farm scene showing house, animals, people working]

Woodcut by John Aikin. Illus. in: The Calendar of Nature, frontis. New York, 1818. Reference copy may be in LOT 4393 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rural ... more

[Countryside scenes with figures]

[Countryside scenes with figures]

Single sheet with nineteen separate drawings featuring outdoor scenes with figures of devils, criminals, animals and people caught misbehaving. Inscribed in pencil below image: wm paper 1824. Nineteen tailpiece... more

U.S. Reports: Hazard's Administrator v. the New England Mar. Ins. Company, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 557 (1834)

U.S. Reports: Hazard's Administrator v. the New England Mar. Ins. Comp...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 33; Peters Volume 8; January Term, 1834; Samuel Hazard's Administrator, Plaintiff in Error v. the New England Marine Insurance Company

U.S. Reports: Coulson v. Walton and others, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 62 (1835)

U.S. Reports: Coulson v. Walton and others, 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 62 (1835)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 34; Peters Volume 9; January Term, 1835; John Coulson, Appellant v. James Walton and others

U.S. Reports: Chouteau's Heirs v. the United States (No. 2), 34 U.S. (9 Pet.) 147 (1835)

U.S. Reports: Chouteau's Heirs v. the United States (No. 2), 34 U.S. (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 34; Peters Volume 9; January Term, 1835; Auguste Chouteau's Heirs, Appellants v. the United States

Bal masqué

Bal masqué

Animals wearing caricature masks of prominent persons. Reference copy in LOT 4624. Illus. in: Grandville, Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard / Un autre monde; transformations, visions, ..., 1844, p. 43.

La Poursuite / Laisné.

La Poursuite / Laisné.

Fantasy animals pursuing flying fantasy animals; turtle with dog's head, bear with snake's head, flying frog, bird with insect body. Reference copy in LOT 4624. Illus. in: Grandville, Jean Ignace Isidore Gérard... 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

[Feeding and resting horses]

[Feeding and resting horses]

Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.655) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[A dead horse]

[A dead horse]

Title devised. Inscribed and erased below image: the last of [ ] on the spot. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.675) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Vaughans horse, chickens on saddle

Vaughans horse, chickens on saddle

Title inscribed below image. Frank Vaughan served as correspondent for the N.Y. Herald. Formerly Waud no. C-87. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1014) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Momentoes [sic] of the Battlefield

Momentoes [sic] of the Battlefield

Sketch of a dead horse, partially decomposed.

[Farm buildings with courtyard and animals, and two figures standing on a roof; large building in the background]

[Farm buildings with courtyard and animals, and two figures standing o...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 229. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

Battle field relics

Battle field relics

Sketch of horse bones.

Repose
[Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform, on horse, with cavalry saber, in front of encampment with winter chimneys]

[Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform, on horse, with cavalry...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-193. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: V... more

[Horses and covered wagons in front of two-chimney brick house and outbuildings, probably at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia]

[Horses and covered wagons in front of two-chimney brick house and out...

Photograph probably by G. H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album and fellow resident of Mead's in Brattleboro, Vermont. Houghton worked as a photographer at Camp Griffin and in the Tidewat... more

Old Abe, the War Eagle, who took part in 36 battles W.M. Chase

Old Abe, the War Eagle, who took part in 36 battles W.M. Chase

Photograph shows mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment who was given to the state of Wisconsin after the war. Title from item. Printed on recto: "With the Stereoscope, by the fireside, one can wander th... more

[Unidentified soldiers of 5th Ohio Cavalry Company with horses and mountain howitzer]

[Unidentified soldiers of 5th Ohio Cavalry Company with horses and mou...

Title devised by Library staff. Frame: Thermoplastic. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Ri... more

Private Davis J. Shepard of 11th New York Light Artillery Battery in uniform on horseback next to cannon

Private Davis J. Shepard of 11th New York Light Artillery Battery in u...

Photograph shows identified soldier. (Source: The Embattled Confederacy / [editor, William C. Davis]. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1982, page 314) Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-38; manufac... more

Union spy at Camp Griffin, 1861

Union spy at Camp Griffin, 1861

Photograph shows Union soldier on horseback at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia. Photograph probably by G. H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album and fellow resident of Mead's in Brattlebor... more

[Union teamster or hostler with horse, probably with the 2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia]

[Union teamster or hostler with horse, probably with the 2nd Vermont I...

In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and album compiled by Larkin Goldsmith Mead], page 78. Photograph probably by G. H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album a... more

Little Corporal - a dog that has been with Co. A, 22 Ohio since July 1861

Little Corporal - a dog that has been with Co. A, 22 Ohio since July 1...

Photograph shows a dog lying on a cloth. Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: Museum Quality Americana, Cal Packard LLC, January 2016. Forms par... more

Trossell's House, battle-field of Gettysburg / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan. positive by A. Gardner.

Trossell's House, battle-field of Gettysburg / negative by T.H. O'Sull...

Photograph showing slaughtered animals behind a house after the battle. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 42.... more

Dead horses of Bigelow's (9th Massachusetts) Battery

Dead horses of Bigelow's (9th Massachusetts) Battery

Dead horses on battlefield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania; barn in background. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 266.

Gen. Rawlin's horse taken at Cold Harbor, Va.

Gen. Rawlin's horse taken at Cold Harbor, Va.

Photograph incorrectly captioned as being taken at Cold Harbor, Virginia, which is not located near a significant river (Source: Tim Ford, November 2018). If the rest of the caption is correct, the boy is seate... more

The halt / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A. Gardner.

The halt / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A. Gardner.

Photograph showing Captain Harry Page, quartermaster at Headquarters of the Army of the Potomac, his horse, and another man at rest, after locating a spot for camp. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch boo... more

Army forge scene, in front of Petersburg / negative by David Knox, positive by A. Gardner.

Army forge scene, in front of Petersburg / negative by David Knox, pos...

Photograph showing a group of military personnel preparing to shoe a horse in the camp's temporary blacksmith shop.

By-law. The following by-law adopted by the inhabitants of the town of Reading, April 12, 1864 ... is hereby published ... Voted: That no cattle or other animals, shall be pastured either with or without a keeper, upon any of the public streets

By-law. The following by-law adopted by the inhabitants of the town of...

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 71, Folder 39.

The Louisiana murders - gathering the dead and wounded The disputed prize / / C.H. Weigall.

The Louisiana murders - gathering the dead and wounded The disputed pr...

Top illustration shows Negroes pulling a man on a luge(?), and two men lying in field. Bottom illustration shows jackal and eagle disputing the possession of a dead antelope. 2 illustrations in: Harper's weekly... more

The dream of Cavalry

The dream of Cavalry

2877 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... more

The birth of our saviour

The birth of our saviour

5982 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... more

Henri Lachambre, aéronaute-constructeur breveté, Paris. 24, Passage des Favorites, 24. Paris / Fievoir(?) dele.

Henri Lachambre, aéronaute-constructeur breveté, Paris. 24, Passage de...

Advertisement for aeronaut and balloon manufacturer Henri Lachambre shows a balloon "H. Lachambre" with two passengers floating through a scene of animals, circus performers, and toy balloons.

Old Abe, the live war eagle of Wisconsin, from the Centennial

Old Abe, the live war eagle of Wisconsin, from the Centennial

Photograph shows eagle mascot of Co. C, 8th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, at the time of the U.S. Centennial.

Dom. animals / drawn by Watanabe.

Dom. animals / drawn by Watanabe.

Drawing shows a domestic chicken. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Drawn by Watanabe Dec. 1878. From the "Agriculture" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part ... more

The blind man and the whelp

The blind man and the whelp

Purchase; (DLC/PP-1982:125.26). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Aesop's Fables, p. 88.

Gordon's food for horses & cattle

Gordon's food for horses & cattle

Advertisement for the Gordon Food Co., suppliers of food products for animals, showing a horse.

[Page of text with "Index of illustrations"  from "The attitudes of animals in motion"]

[Page of text with "Index of illustrations" from "The attitudes of an...

Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements; executed at Palo Alto, California, in 1878 and... more

"Old Yankee home"

"Old Yankee home"

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Gibson & Co., copyright... more

U.S. Reports: Morrill v. Jones, 106 U.S. 466 (1883)

U.S. Reports: Morrill v. Jones, 106 U.S. 466 (1883)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 106; October Term, 1882; Morrill v. Jones

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Tunison, H. C. Variant ... more

Noah's Ark and the general deluge

Noah's Ark and the general deluge

10666 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

[Young girl in woods with dog]

[Young girl in woods with dog]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0175). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Didn't care a bit" by Margaret Eytinge, Harper's young people, 4:224 (Feb. 6, 1883).

Prospectus of a National Agricultural, Horticultural, Mineral, and Live Stock Exhibition

Prospectus of a National Agricultural, Horticultural, Mineral, and Liv...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Southern Exposition Com... more

The farewell of the cow, rabbit, and kangaroo

The farewell of the cow, rabbit, and kangaroo

(DLC/PP-1937:0027). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Captive Queen" by Lord Brabourne, Harper's young people, 7:832 (Oct. 26, 1886).

U.S. Reports: Buford v. Houtz, 133 U.S. 320 (1890)

U.S. Reports: Buford v. Houtz, 133 U.S. 320 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 133; October Term, 1889; Buford v. Houtz

[Black badger in forest]

[Black badger in forest]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons and elementary instruction, by Marcius Willson and N.A. Calkins. No. XVI. Zoological: the classification of animals

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons an...

11435 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons and elementary instruction, by Marcius Willson and N.A. Calkins. No. XV. Zoological: economical uses of animals

School and family charts, accompanied by a manual of object lessons an...

11436 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

[The big Matamata]

[The big Matamata]

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938.0066). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Hager v. Swayne, 149 U.S. 242 (1893)

U.S. Reports: Hager v. Swayne, 149 U.S. 242 (1893)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 149; October Term, 1892; Hager v. Swayne

Hagenbeck's trained animals

Hagenbeck's trained animals

Man in cage with a tiger and a lion. Copyrighted by Napoleon Sarony. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals, training of; Circus Animal acts; Circus Hagenbe... more

Notice. Groton Board of health. The attention of the inhabitants of Groton is called to the following regulation. [regarding quarantine of animals] Board of health. Groton, June 28, 1893. Ayer, Mass. Huntley S. Turner, Poster and Job Printer [18

Notice. Groton Board of health. The attention of the inhabitants of Gr...

On verso: Groton. 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 78, Folder 16.

Sells Brothers enormous united shows. ... Correct interior view of the great five continent menagerie ...

Sells Brothers enormous united shows. ... Correct interior view of the...

Interior tent view of various wild animals in cages.

U.S. Reports: United States v. Gorham, 165 U.S. 316 (1897)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Gorham, 165 U.S. 316 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 165; October Term, 1896; United States v. Gorham

U.S. Reports: Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway v. Haber, 169 U.S. 613 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway v. Haber, 169 U.S. 613 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company v. Haber

U.S. Reports: Zia, Pueblo of v. United States, 168 U.S. 198 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Zia, Pueblo of v. United States, 168 U.S. 198 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 168; October Term, 1897; Zia, Pueblo of v. United States

U.S. Reports: United States v. Klumpp, 169 U.S. 209 (1898)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Klumpp, 169 U.S. 209 (1898)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; United States v. Klumpp

U.S. Reports: Bergere v. United States, 168 U.S. 66 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Bergere v. United States, 168 U.S. 66 (1897)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 168; October Term, 1897; Bergere v. United States; United States v. Bergere

[Soldier with animals at military camp, Montauk Point, New York]

[Soldier with animals at military camp, Montauk Point, New York]

Photograph shows a soldier with a dog and a wild cat, Montauk Point, New York. Title devised by Library staff. "Montauk Point" and "61366" written on front. Forms part of the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

Packing ammunition on mules, Cuba /

Packing ammunition on mules, Cuba /

From The Phonoscope, October 1898, p. 15: Dotting the horizon on the right of the picture is the great fleet of transports, while scattered all along the beach and piled high to the left are hundreds upon hundr... more

Loading the mules for Cuban Invasion, Tampa

Loading the mules for Cuban Invasion, Tampa

Mules in foreground about to be loaded on ship.

[Hampton Institute, Va. 1899 -  Classroom scenes - testintg combined draught of animals]

[Hampton Institute, Va. 1899 - Classroom scenes - testintg combined d...

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

[Group of public school children offering peanuts to animals in the National Zoo(?), Washington, D.C.]

[Group of public school children offering peanuts to animals in the Na...

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Tunison, H. C. Variant ... more

An historic feat /

An historic feat /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 54 feet. Gen. Franklin Bell's famous mule pack train swimming the Agno River in Northern Luzon. This is one of the most notable incidents of the Philippine War. The picture ... more

Bank window display of stuffed animals captured by Jim Dahlman, Bridgeport, Morrill County, Nebraska

Bank window display of stuffed animals captured by Jim Dahlman, Bridge...

summary: Note: Dahlman was a cowboy in northwest Nebraska, and later a long time mayor of Omaha. The woman peeking out behind the flag suggests that this might be a visual pun on the word, "captured," implyi... more

Paris - Society For Animal Relief - Daily Examination of Animals Under Treatment

Paris - Society For Animal Relief - Daily Examination of Animals Under...

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Dante and Virgil

Dante and Virgil

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "050117" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 125. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Street scene

Street scene

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.