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[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadrant to measure its angle of elevation; and surrounding text]

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadra...

Woodcut illus. and text in: La nuoa scientia / Niccolo Tartaglia. [Stampata in Venetia per N. de Bascarini, 1550] Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congres... More

Sir William Johnson, Major General of the English forces in America / T. Adams, delin.; Spooner, fecit.

Sir William Johnson, Major General of the English forces in America / ...

Print shows three-quarter length portrait of Sir William Johnson, with his arm resting on a cannon muzzle and holding a baton.

Prise de l'isle de la Grenade / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Condé ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

Prise de l'isle de la Grenade / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. ...

Print shows the victorious French troops in the British battery on Grenada. Includes description below title. Title from item. Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant les différents événemens de la Guerre qu... More

[Artillery wagons, caissons, travelling forges. ca. 1850; various illus. surrounding scene of horse-drawn field gun and caisson being moved into position]

[Artillery wagons, caissons, travelling forges. ca. 1850; various illu...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, v. 2, 1851, plate 38. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artillery; Shelf.

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows action in a British artillery battery with cannons firing and being loaded, and men bringing in supplies. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most... More

Sentinel of the Zouaves, before Sevastopol / W. Simpson del.

Sentinel of the Zouaves, before Sevastopol / W. Simpson del.

Print shows a soldier standing guard at a French battery with snow-covered cannons and Zouaves carrying bundles of wood to a camp in the background.

Commissariat difficulties - the road from Balaklava to Sevastopol, at Kadikoi, during the wet weather / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Commissariat difficulties - the road from Balaklava to Sevastopol, at ...

Print shows wagons and a cannon mired in mud, broken wagons, and dead or dying horses and oxen on the roadside, at Kadikoi, on the road to Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : D... More

A quiet night in the batteries - a sketch in the Greenhill battery (Major Chapman's), 29th Jany. 1855 / W. Simpson delt.

A quiet night in the batteries - a sketch in the Greenhill battery (Ma...

Print shows men and cannons in a British artillery battery, at night. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most gracious Majesty the Queen / William Simpson. F... More

Sebastopol from the sea - sketched from the deck of H.M.S. Sidon / W. Simpson delt. ; T. Picken lith.

Sebastopol from the sea - sketched from the deck of H.M.S. Sidon / W. ...

Print shows sailors and cannons on deck of the H.M.S. Sidon, with a distant view of the forts and other buildings in Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission... More

Highland Brigade camp, looking south / W. Simpson del. ; T. Picken lith.

Highland Brigade camp, looking south / W. Simpson del. ; T. Picken lit...

Print shows an artillery battery with Capn. Mansfield, Major Shadwell, Lieut. Col. Stirling, Major Gordon, and Sir Colin Campbell standing near the cannons, with the camp of the Highland Brigade, showing huts a... More

A quiet day in the diamond battery - portrait of a Lancaster 68 pounder, 15th Decr. 1854 / W. Simpson del.

A quiet day in the diamond battery - portrait of a Lancaster 68 pounde...

Print shows a large Lancaster cannon in a British artillery battery. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most gracious Majesty the Queen / William Simpson. Fi... More

X-X Brand--Petersburg, Va. / C.A. Butler del.

X-X Brand--Petersburg, Va. / C.A. Butler del.

Tobacco label, illustrated with cannon with banner, cannonballs, and bag labeled "Capt. Bragg, a little more grape" on fort in foreground; tents in background. Copyright by DuBois Vandervoort. No. 89.

Molly Pitcher [i.e. Molly McCauley loading cannon at Battle of Monmouth, 1778]

Molly Pitcher [i.e. Molly McCauley loading cannon at Battle of Monmout...

Engraving by J.C. Armytage after Chappel, c1859, published in Robert Tomes, "Battles of America by Sea and Land...," NY, Virtue & Co., 1861, vol.2, opp. p. 120. This record contains unverified, old data from ca... More

A soldier's wife at Fort Niagara / engd. by T. Walker.

A soldier's wife at Fort Niagara / engd. by T. Walker.

Print shows a woman lifting cannon balls in an artillery bunker during a battle at Fort Niagara in New York, during the War of 1812. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress, AD 1860, by John Emmin... More

Battery on Morris Island, gun that fired over 1200 shots into Fort Sumter

Battery on Morris Island, gun that fired over 1200 shots into Fort Sum...

Photograph shows the interior of Fort Putnam with a cannon in the foreground with soldiers in the background. No. 4971. Title from item. Similar view: LC-B811-3520. Mounted with five other photographs with gene... More

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant Tompkins of the second cavalry, at Fairfax Court House, Va., on the morning of June 1, 1861

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant ...

Print shows a Union cavalry charge with men on horseback, mostly carrying swords, charging past Confederate cannons at Fairfax Courthouse, Fairfax, Virginia. 365 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered ... More

[Mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, and tents in the background]

[Mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, and tents...

No. B621. Title devised by library staff. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Confederate artillery near Charleston, S.C., 1861

Confederate artillery near Charleston, S.C., 1861

Photograph showing Confederate soldiers around a cannon. No. 4389. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 9, p. 49 (top)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Three soldiers posing by a mounted cannon with a wall of sandbags behind them]

[Three soldiers posing by a mounted cannon with a wall of sandbags beh...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Confederate Artillery captured at Missouri (i.e. Missionary) Ridge headquarters Army of the Cumberland

Confederate Artillery captured at Missouri (i.e. Missionary) Ridge hea...

No. 8123. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. V, p. 69". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Dark artillery, or, How to make the contrabands useful

Dark artillery, or, How to make the contrabands useful

Cartoon showing Afro-American men with cannons on their backs at Civil War battle scene. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 Oct. 26, p. 368, top.

1st Conn. Artillery, Ft. Richardson, Arlington Heights, Va. 20 pounder Parrott
[Rear view of a cannon with a soldier sitting adjacent to it facing forward]

[Rear view of a cannon with a soldier sitting adjacent to it facing fo...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Hancock's headquarters 1861

Hancock's headquarters 1861

Photograph shows a caisson and cannon in the foreground with a military camp and house that served as the headquarters of a person named Hancock, probably General Winfield Scott Hancock, probably at Camp Griffi... More

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Photograph shows mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, possibly interior of Fort Carrol in Giesboro, Washington, D.C. instead of Fort Brady. No. 587. Title from item. Corrected title from ... More

The Swamp Angel Battery from drawing

The Swamp Angel Battery from drawing

Photograph of drawing shows soldiers and Parrott cannon named Swamp Angel inside battery designed by Colonel Edward Wellman Serrell of 1st New York Engineers Regiment for Morris Island, South Carolina. A group ... More

A squad of Capt. Smith's battery - Lieut. Woods in command

A squad of Capt. Smith's battery - Lieut. Woods in command

Photograph shows soldiers, probably Battery A Company, 1st Light Artillery (Illinois), standing next to a cannon, Camp Smith or Fort Prentiss, Cairo, Illinois. Title from item. Photograph possibly taken by Munn... More

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform standing with Napoleon cannon in front of encampment]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform standing with Napoleon cannon i...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; scroll design. Uncertain if Union or Confederate. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl... More

Fort Johnson, Charleston Harbor, S.C. Fort Sumter in distance

Fort Johnson, Charleston Harbor, S.C. Fort Sumter in distance

Photograph shows two mounted guns at the parapet inside Fort Johnson. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. III, p. 173". Similar view in LC-B811-3471. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Battery at Annapolis, Md.

Battery at Annapolis, Md.

Photograph shows four mounted cannons. Title from item. Brady-Handy Collection.

[Sling for heavy artillery. Drewry's Bluff, Virginia]

[Sling for heavy artillery. Drewry's Bluff, Virginia]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-B811-1152.

[Union soldiers stand around a mounted cannon at a fort]

[Union soldiers stand around a mounted cannon at a fort]

Title devised by library staff. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Bombardment of Fort Sumter by the batteries of the Confederate states, April 13, 1861

Bombardment of Fort Sumter by the batteries of the Confederate states,...

Print shows Confederate soldiers firing cannons from an artillery battery, bombarding Fort Sumter in the distance.

View at Fort Prentiss (The old distillary at the Point)

View at Fort Prentiss (The old distillary at the Point)

Photograph shows a Union battery at Fort Prentiss (renamed Fort Defiance), with guns facing the Ohio River, Cairo, Illinois. Title from pencil inscription on item. Photograph possibly taken by Munn & Faul. Purc... More

[Ship deck with sailors and cannons]

[Ship deck with sailors and cannons]

Photograph possibly by George 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 Tid... More

Fort Johnson, Charleston Harbor, S.C. Fort Sumter in the distance

Fort Johnson, Charleston Harbor, S.C. Fort Sumter in the distance

Photograph shows mounted guns with view of Fort Sumter in the background. No. B1194. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

Interior view of Fort Brady, James River, Va., near Dutch Gap Canal

Union soldiers by two large cannons positioned behind fortifications. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. B689.

300 pdr. [i.e. pounder] Parrot Rifle, Fort Chatfield, Morris Isand

300 pdr. [i.e. pounder] Parrot Rifle, Fort Chatfield, Morris Isand

Photograph shows a group of soldiers by the 300 pound Parrot rifled cannon with the name "Col. Brayton" inscribed on it in battery Chatfield on Morris Island. No. 4308. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "... More

Battery No. 1, near Yorktown, Virginia / negative by Wood & Gibson ; positive by A. Gardner.

Battery No. 1, near Yorktown, Virginia / negative by Wood & Gibson ; p...

Photograph showing the cannons used by the Union army in a battery near the York River. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866... More

Battery B, 2d U.S. Artillery near Fair Oaks, Va., June, 1862

Battery B, 2d U.S. Artillery near Fair Oaks, Va., June, 1862

No. 439. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... More

[Richmond, Va., vicinity. 1st New York Pettit's Battery, Artillery]

[Richmond, Va., vicinity. 1st New York Pettit's Battery, Artillery]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

Pivot guns crew, U.S. Steamer Pocahontas

Pivot guns crew, U.S. Steamer Pocahontas

Photograph shows sailors posed on the ship near the pivot gun. Title inscribed in ink on the front of the mount. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: M22. Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113... More

Secesh Gun, Fort Welles [i.e., Wells], Hilton Head, S.C.

Secesh Gun, Fort Welles [i.e., Wells], Hilton Head, S.C.

Photograph shows a cannon at Fort Wells, two Union soldiers appear to the left and right of the gun. Title is inscribed in ink on the bottom of the mount. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: M22. Purchase; Wi... More

Battery - 1st N.Y. Artillery Battalion near Fair Oaks, June 1862

Battery - 1st N.Y. Artillery Battalion near Fair Oaks, June 1862

Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

[Lieutenant Samuel K. Thompson of Co. C, 54th U.S. Colored Troops Infantry Regiment with unidentified soldiers posed with a Columbiad cannon at an earthwork fort]

[Lieutenant Samuel K. Thompson of Co. C, 54th U.S. Colored Troops Infa...

Photograph shows identified soldier, Samuel K. Thompson, with unidentified soldiers. Title devised by Library staff. Weapon identification, fort identification, and date from information provided by Jack Melton... More

Battery D, 2d (i.e. 5th?) U.S. Artillery, going into action on south side of Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg, Va., June 4, 1863

Battery D, 2d (i.e. 5th?) U.S. Artillery, going into action on south s...

No. 4212. Title from item. Caption on verso from Gardner's photographic sketchbook of the war: "Battery D, Second United States Artillery". Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war ... More

Ft. Brady, James River, Va. View showing battery ready for action

Ft. Brady, James River, Va. View showing battery ready for action

Stereograph showing Union soldiers from Company C, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery standing in a battery of Parrott guns at Fort Brady, Virginia.

[John B. Gallie gun, Fort McAllister, Georgia]

[John B. Gallie gun, Fort McAllister, Georgia]

Title devised by Library staff based on identification by David Richardson, Jack Melton, and Talley Kirkland, September 2015. Photo formerly misidentified as Swamp Angel gun, Morris Island, South Carolina. Date... More

Captured siege guns, at Rocketts, Richmond, Va.

Captured siege guns, at Rocketts, Richmond, Va.

Stereograph showing Confederate mounted cannons at Rocketts Landing in Richmond. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright in 1865 by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co. Forms... More

Dismantling of the rebel forts after the storming of Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

Dismantling of the rebel forts after the storming of Petersburgh (i.e....

Stereograph showing Union soldiers standing and sitting on a rifled cannon and other artillery in the interior of a Confederate fort. No. 3205. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title... More

Captured siege guns, at Rocketts, Richmond, Va.

Captured siege guns, at Rocketts, Richmond, Va.

Stereograph showing three Confederate mounted cannons at Rocketts Landing in Richmond. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co. Fo... More

View in the Arsenal Yard, Charleston, S.C. Captured Blakely Guns in the foreground

View in the Arsenal Yard, Charleston, S.C. Captured Blakely Guns in th...

Stereograph showing cannons, some mounted on carts. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. in 1865. Forms part of: Civil War Photograp... More

Interior view of Castle Pinckney, Charleston Harbor, S.C. City in the distance

Interior view of Castle Pinckney, Charleston Harbor, S.C. City in the ...

Stereograph showing a mounted cannon and ammunition inside the fort. No. 3121. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. Forms part ... More

Fort C.F. Smith, Co. L, 2d New York Artillery

Fort C.F. Smith, Co. L, 2d New York Artillery

Group of soldiers with cannon and caisson. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 675. Original neg. number: LC-B817-7675.

Captured Confederate artillery on docks at Rocketts

Captured Confederate artillery on docks at Rocketts

No. B862. Title from item. Mounted with three other photographs with general caption: Views in Richmond, Virginia, April, 1865. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Broadway Landing, Appomattox River, Virginia. View of mortar and artillery

Broadway Landing, Appomattox River, Virginia. View of mortar and artil...

Photo shows ordinance in a Union artillery park near Petersburg, Va.

Interior views of Fort Moultrie, Charleston, S.C., April, 1865

Interior views of Fort Moultrie, Charleston, S.C., April, 1865

Photograph shows a mounted cannon with two men at the parapet. No. 4387. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. V, p. 118". Mounted with four other photographs. Photograph is half of a stereograp... More

A large gun in the Rebel Works at Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

A large gun in the Rebel Works at Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

Stereograph showing a cannon mounted on inner line of Confederate fortifications. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. Imprinte... More

Indian squaws weaving a blanket / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.  "Old Abe" - eagle of the Eighth Wisconsin volunteers / photographed by F.R. Curtiss.  Pictures of the South - gathering moss on Berwick Bay, Louisiana / sketched by A.R. Waud.

Indian squaws weaving a blanket / sketched by Theodore R. Davis. "Old...

Three illustrations with text: two Navajo women weaving a blanket; eagle standing on barrel of cannon; and people gathering moss. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1866 Sept. 15, p. 580. Title transcribed from item.

The situation

The situation

Print shows Ulysses Grant and Edwin Stanton near cannon labeled "Congress" aimed at Lorenzo Thomas and President Johnson. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 12, no. 584 (1868 March 7), p. 160.

[Dominican Republic, 1871]: View of Ocoa Bay, the Azua port, or embarkadero

[Dominican Republic, 1871]: View of Ocoa Bay, the Azua port, or embark...

Naval cannon in foreground. Photoreproduction of watercolor. Watercolor by James E. Taylor. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cannons; Wagons; Wharves; Water; F... More

Bombardment von Paris / L.R.

Bombardment von Paris / L.R.

Print shows an artillery battery with several guns firing on Paris, as well as being fired upon and sustaining casualties. Title from item. In album: Grosses Kriegs- und Schlachten-Album für Deutschlands Jugend... More

"1775 - another 'shot heard round the world' - 1875"

"1775 - another 'shot heard round the world' - 1875"

Cartoon shows Uncle Sam firing 1875 cannon labelled "we still live" at Europe. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1875 May 8, p. 388. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4405. This record contains unverified, old data from captio... More

Peace insecure - afraid for her life / Th. Nast.

Peace insecure - afraid for her life / Th. Nast.

Columbia, clutching a dove to her breast, cowers beneath mock fortifications, a log for a gun barrel, a scarecrow for a soldier, along the coast of America; the flag, upside down, a sign of distress, meekly flu... More

The Krupp guns in Machinery Hall

The Krupp guns in Machinery Hall

Stereograph shows cannons on display at the Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 in Philadelphia. Title from item.

[Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition, 1876: "Mach. Hall, Krupp Exhibit from rear (showing large wheeled cannon)"]

[Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition, 1876: "Mach. Hall, Krupp Exhibit ...

Stereo copyrighted by Centennial Photo. Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War Navy, US Vessels; BI Business; Exhibitions 1876; Interiors; Shelf. Krupp... More

The human canon ball

The human canon ball

K9060 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[The cannons captured from the foreign countries] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The cannons captured from the foreign countries] / Constantinople, Ab...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. No. 107. In album: Imperial Gun and Small Arms Factory, barracks and cannons, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul... More

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. No. 112. In album: Imperial artillery and engineering schools, Tophane, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire, with student portraits, an... More

[The parade of the First Mobile Artillery Bodyguard Brigade with the battery of artillery] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The parade of the First Mobile Artillery Bodyguard Brigade with the b...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. In album: Military personnel, arms depots, and other buildings, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Coll... More

[The artillery exercises of the Osmaniye]

[The artillery exercises of the Osmaniye]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid ... More

[The cannon drill on the Imperial Ironclad Frigate Mahmudiye] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The cannon drill on the Imperial Ironclad Frigate Mahmudiye] / Consta...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 36. No. 423. In album: Imperial frigates and naval personnel, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... More

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 108. In album: Imperial artillery and engineering schools, Tophane, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire, with student portraits, an... More

[The stern cannon of the Imperial Ironclad Frigate Mes'udiye] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The stern cannon of the Imperial Ironclad Frigate Mes'udiye] / Consta...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. No. 422. In album: Imperial frigates and naval personnel, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection... More

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. No. 109. In album: Imperial artillery and engineering schools, Tophane, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire, with student portraits, an... More

[The attachment of the artillery to a limber (two-wheeled vehicle)] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The attachment of the artillery to a limber (two-wheeled vehicle)] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. No. 197. In album: Military personnel, arms depots, and other buildings, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... More

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The ancient cannons captured from foreign states] / Abdullah Frères, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. No. 110. In album: Imperial artillery and engineering schools, Tophane, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire, with student portraits, an... More

An apparatus by means of which suicides can get the better of the "penal code" / F. Graetz.

An apparatus by means of which suicides can get the better of the "pen...

Illustration shows a man whose offer of marriage has been rejected and is now determined to kill himself as a means of ending his suffering; he is sitting in a chair with two handguns, aimed at his chest, mount... More

[Cannons at the Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Cannons at the Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

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