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The Natives of Florida worship the column erected by the commander on his first voyage

The Natives of Florida worship the column erected by the commander on ...

Chief Athore with René Laudonnière, commander of the second French expedition to Florida, standing by column erected by Jean Ribaut during first expedition, showing Natives worshiping the column and many offeri... more

Salve hieroglyphicum votivum ...

Salve hieroglyphicum votivum ...

Print showing a variety of symbols, identified in Latin, perhaps forming an anagram, related to Emperor Ferdinand III.

Utilité particuliére, du vaisseau volant Divers utilités, du vaisseau volant.

Utilité particuliére, du vaisseau volant Divers utilités, du vaisseau ...

Two songs illustrated with humorous pictures of men using flying machines for various purposes. The left panel shows a man fleeing from his creditors, while the four vignettes to the right depict a clergyman, a... more

Verso of oval portrait miniature in gold case, showing James Madison's hair in braided pattern

Verso of oval portrait miniature in gold case, showing James Madison's...

Hair is in gold oval case within velvet-lined container; verso of James Madison's oval portrait miniature by Charles Willson Peale. Recto contains portrait miniature of Madison given to Catherine "Kitty" Floyd.... more

Air-balloons / A. Bell, sculpt.

Air-balloons / A. Bell, sculpt.

Book illustration shows five early balloon ascensions in France: two Montgolfier balloons (Fauxbourg St. Antoine and St. Germain); a 1784 balloon of Jean-Pierre Blanchard; and a Charles and Robert balloon being... more

Dn. Vicente Lunardi, vive en el Coliseo del Buen Retiro

Dn. Vicente Lunardi, vive en el Coliseo del Buen Retiro

Print shows banner with name of Italian balloonist Vincent Lunardi; includes figure playing a drum and two others dancing.

Parachute par Mr. A.J. Garnerin

Parachute par Mr. A.J. Garnerin

Technical illustration shows a man, possibly André Jacques Garnerin, standing in the basket of a descending parachute.

[Le premier parachute de Jacques Garnerin, essayé par lui-même au parc de Mousseaux, le 22 octobre 1797]

[Le premier parachute de Jacques Garnerin, essayé par lui-même au parc...

Three technical illustrations show "Calotte du parachute" (crown of deployed parachute); "Parachute ployé, à l'instant du départe" (release from ascending balloon); and "Parachute déployé, à l'instant de la sép... more

A Cognocenti contemplating ye Beauties of ye Antique / Js. Gillray--invt--& fect.

A Cognocenti contemplating ye Beauties of ye Antique / Js. Gillray--in...

An elderly Sir William Hamilton inspecting his antiquities, all of which refer to his wife, Lady Emma Hamilton and her lover, Lord Horatio Nelson. In the background hang four pictures on the wall: "Cleopatra", ... more

[Mr. Graupner - seated and holding music]

[Mr. Graupner - seated and holding music]

Drawing shows a portrait of Gottlieb Graupner, a music publisher in Boston, facing front while holding a sheet of music. (DLC/PP-1995:140.28) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 28. Title from Philadelphia Pr... more

First plate of four subjects, for Birch's Philadelphia

First plate of four subjects, for Birch's Philadelphia

Print showing four vignette views on one sheet; upper left, "Franklin Library in 1800", bottom left, "Swedes Church Southwark", upper right, "Pennsylvania Hospital in 1800", and bottom right, "High St. Market H... more

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts / engd. by C.G. Childs.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts / engd. by C.G. Childs.

Print shows the front façade of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts building, with tree on the left, circular drive and lawn in front; labeled Share $50. No. 17. It is inscribed to "Francis Hopkinson" and... more

Siberia

Siberia

Print shows a distant view from an elevated vantage point of a town in Siberia with a large church or monastery in the background. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil at bottom center: "Siberia." Stamped in lo... more

Apollo Belvidere, study showing the forehead, eyes, and bridge of nose

Apollo Belvidere, study showing the forehead, eyes, and bridge of nose

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 1009 (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. ... more

Landscape with natural bridge

Landscape with natural bridge

Print shows travelers resting in the foreground with a low natural bridge formation over what was once a riverbed, in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of Jame... more

Catalogue of a beautiful collection of oil paintings, principally by Mons. Franquinet, and a few other of the most eminent artists

Catalogue of a beautiful collection of oil paintings, principally by M...

Item shows a sheet of paper on which are pasted letterpress text catalog entries cut from an auction catalog with an inscribed note at top "Valued at $1,000. To be raffled as soon as 200 chances are taken at $5... more

Camp Wayne. Pennsylvania volunteer encampment on the Paoli battle ground Sept. 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd 1840 taken from nature on the spot by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval Lith. Philada

Camp Wayne. Pennsylvania volunteer encampment on the Paoli battle grou...

Print shows soldiers marching in formation during a military review and training at Camp Wayne on the Battle of Paoli battlefield in Chester County, Pennsylvania; also shows the 1817 monument commemorating the ... more

[Uncut sheet of cards showing 25 birds]

[Uncut sheet of cards showing 25 birds]

Title devised by Library staff. Damaged at top right corner and top left side with some loss to the illustrations. Stamped on lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) For... more

The original silver medal presented by George Washington to Red Jacket

The original silver medal presented by George Washington to Red Jacket

Etching of medallion: on recto: Red Jacket smoking long pipe, George Washington on left with right hand extended, below inscription: George Washington / President / 1792; on verso: presidential seal.

Trigonia Gibboniana Terebratula Tayloriana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Trigonia Gibboniana Terebratula Tayloriana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Title from item. Printed at top right of first image: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 9" and at top right of second image: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 10." Possibly p... more

An unfinished house, in Chesnut Street Philadelphia. Built for the late Robert Morris Esqr. / designed & published by W. Birch enamel painter, 1800 ; republished by Desilver 1841.

An unfinished house, in Chesnut Street Philadelphia. Built for the lat...

Print shows a street view of a large house under construction beyond two trees in the foreground; also shows pedestrians and, arriving on the left, a workman carrying a ladder.

High Street, with the First Presbyterian church Philadelphia. Taken down in 1820 / designed & published by W. Birch enamel painter, 1800.

High Street, with the First Presbyterian church Philadelphia. Taken do...

Print shows a street view with the High Street marketplace on the left and the First Presbyterian Church on the right, with pedestrians on the sidewalk and service carts on the cobblestone street.

Orthocera Humboldtiana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Orthocera Humboldtiana P.S. Duval Lith. Phila

Title from item. Printed at top right: "Trans. Am. Phila. Sec. [sic] 2d Series Vol. 7, Pl. 8." Inscribed in pencil at bottom center: "From Nature." Possibly published in: Transactions of the American Philosophi... more

The aerial steam carriage

The aerial steam carriage

Pictorial lettersheet shows British inventor William Samuel Henson's proposed steam powered flying machine in an imaginary flight over the Thames River, London, 1843. Attempts to fly a model of the aerial steam... more

French millinery, dress & flower making establishment / on stone by Jas. Queen ; P.S. Duval, Lith. Phila.

French millinery, dress & flower making establishment / on stone by Ja...

Print shows a variety of bonnets on stands on a table. Includes text advertising Madame Petit's millinery store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Left side view of two fish with details of their scales

Left side view of two fish with details of their scales

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of:... more

Dr. Roby's Brazilian hair curling liquid / Wagner & McGuigan lith., Chesnut St. Phila.

Dr. Roby's Brazilian hair curling liquid / Wagner & McGuigan lith., Ch...

Advertising or window display card showing a woman looking into a mirror, admiring the curls in her hair. Includes text advertising a Brazilian hair curling liquid.

The new costume polka composed for the piano by Mathias Keller J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval's Steam lith. Press Philada

The new costume polka composed for the piano by Mathias Keller J. Quee...

Print shows a woman, full length portrait, wearing a bloomer costume, standing on the sidewalk on "Chesnut St." across from the Lee & Walker music store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; female pedestrians on the ... more

Girl praying

Girl praying

Print shows a young girl spying on another young girl who is praying in a grove of trees with a church in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in lithographic crayon at bottom: M[?] should ... more

Hindoo custumes sic, Mauritius P.S. Duval & Co. steam Lith. press, Phil

Hindoo custumes sic, Mauritius P.S. Duval & Co. steam Lith. press, Phi...

Print shows Hindu women washing themselves and their clothing in a stream; Hindu men are supplicating themselves in prayer on the bank of the stream before entering to wash. Title from item. Stamped in lower le... more

The manor house Kentmere, Westmoreland. Seat of the Gilpin Family, A.D. 1206. View taken 26 July, 1845. Ann Maury J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co.'s Steam Lith. Press, Philada

The manor house Kentmere, Westmoreland. Seat of the Gilpin Family, A.D...

Print shows an exterior view of the Gilpin family manor house at Kentmere, Westmoreland, England. Title from item. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) For... more

Lilies of the valley

Lilies of the valley

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on lower left of mount: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms ... more

Street in Great Salt Lake City - looking east

Street in Great Salt Lake City - looking east

Print shows a broad dirt road, fenced along both sides, with a few small buildings behind the fences; also shows a covered wagon approaching the viewer and a man with two dogs herding cattle near the center of ... more

Histoire des ballons, et des diverses ascensions qui ont eu lieu jusqu'à ce jour

Histoire des ballons, et des diverses ascensions qui ont eu lieu jusqu...

Broadside depicts two airship designs conceived by Ernst (Ernest) Pétin, incorporating four spherical balloons propelled by manually operated helical screws attached to a large flat surface, the lower part prov... more

Domitor / H. Franco̧is.

Domitor / H. Franco̧is.

Print shows Taillepied de La Garenne's proposed system of aerial navigation consisting of a balloon with a double parachute on a single axis capable of transporting six persons; parachutes open on an axis exten... more

Domitor / H. Franco̧is.

Domitor / H. Franco̧is.

Print shows Taillepied de La Garenne's proposed system of aerial navigation consisting of a balloon with a double parachute on a single axis capable of transporting six persons; parachutes in open position exte... more

Tableau explicatif général. Les effets du vol aérien actif / / lith. Schmid.

Tableau explicatif général. Les effets du vol aérien actif / / lith. S...

Technical illustration shows 21 figures about aeronautics: the mechanics of insect flight (Figs. 1, 3-5), wing design (Figs. 7-9, 13-15), the effects of propellers (Figs. 2 & 6), and a man-powered device design... more

Navigation aérienne, système de M. Henri Giffard

Navigation aérienne, système de M. Henri Giffard

Broadside announcing Henri Giffard's first steam powered airship design in 1852. Includes a technical drawing of his design.

La locomotion aérienne passive. Principes de la nature sur la chûte reelle des corps, opposé aux lois scientifiques / / lith. Schmid.

La locomotion aérienne passive. Principes de la nature sur la chûte re...

Technical illustration shows 14 figures with various designs for parachutes, including Blanchard's parachute, and several vessels with wings.

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 / design and on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval Lith. Philada.

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 / design and on st...

Print shows at center, beneath an eagle perched on an Irish harp, is a woman attending to a sick man as two well-dressed men enter the room; on the left are two horses and a shield above the motto "Virtue Liber... more

Macao from Penha Hill W. Heine ; J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Phila

Macao from Penha Hill W. Heine ; J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co., Ph...

Print shows a view of the harbor at Macao, with buildings along the waterfront; also shows two porters with shoulder poles on a roadway at bottom center, and a group of women on the lower right who may be nuns.... more

Diploma awarded by the People's Agricultural Society of West Jersey / P.S. Duval & Son's Lith. Pa. ; J. Queen del.

Diploma awarded by the People's Agricultural Society of West Jersey / ...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of fairgrounds with a steamboat "Osceola" on the river in the foreground. Includes seven vignettes showing livestock, agricultrual machinery, and, at top center, two female figures... more

Now ready: the Dred Scott decision--Opinion of Chief-Justice Roger B. Taney ...

Now ready: the Dred Scott decision--Opinion of Chief-Justice Roger B. ...

Advertisement for pamphlet of the Supreme Court's Dred Scott decision by Van Evrie, Horton & Co., No. 40 Ann Street, New York.

Certificate of honorary membership of the Weccacoe Fire Company, Philadelphia / des. & lith. by Jas. Queen ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son, Pha.

Certificate of honorary membership of the Weccacoe Fire Company, Phila...

Print shows a certificate for honorary membership in the Weccacoe Fire Company of Philadelphia, with views of five firehouses, horse-drawn engines, and other firefighting equipment. Title from item. Stamped in ... more

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation aérienne par l'ingénieur Camille Vert, de la Drôme le plus léger que l'air par le poisson volant : le plus lourd que l'air par l'homme ailé ...

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation ...

Broadside announcing a conference on flight designs by Camille Vert. Includes pictures of a lighter-than-air 'flying fish' airship and a heavier-than-air 'winged man' ornithopter.

The "Lincoln column," first monolith raised, Nov. 1860, Presidential election, being S. column of connecting corridor

The "Lincoln column," first monolith raised, Nov. 1860, Presidential e...

Photo shows construction at U.S. Capitol, including African American workmen with a column named in the photograph to recognize Abraham Lincoln's election as president on Nov. 6, 1860. Title from item. In album... more

Ballon Godard / H.L.

Ballon Godard / H.L.

Collecting card shows an ascending balloon with one person on board.

[Technical illustration shows four stages of André Garnerin's parachute: apparatus for inflating a balloon with hydrogen, a balloon in flight, parachute attached to ascending balloon, and parachute deployed in descent] / Fauchery, del. et sc.

[Technical illustration shows four stages of André Garnerin's parachut...

"Pl. I" from unidentified publication. Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Séville. Clefs offertes à St. Ferdinand à son entrée à Seville / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Séville. Clefs offertes à St. Ferdinand à son entrée à Seville / J. La...

Keys offered to Ferdinand III upon his entrance to Seville.

Old John Brown's career illustrated

Old John Brown's career illustrated

Print shows five vignettes from the violent life of abolitionist John Brown, three related to "doing his Kansas work" and the fourth "commencing his Virginia work"; the fifth vignette, at center, labeled "The t... more

Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, in oval

Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, in oval

Title devised by Library staff. Includes print-registration marks and color bar indicating that as many as 15 stones were used. Stamped on lower left: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-... more

[Explosion of the Alfred Thomas at Easton Pa. March 6th 1860]

[Explosion of the Alfred Thomas at Easton Pa. March 6th 1860]

Print shows an explosion on the steamboat Alfred Thomas at Easton, Pennsylvania; a few people are standing on the shore of the river and Easton is visible to the left, in the background.

Armeria de Madrid. Armure de Christophe Colomb

Armeria de Madrid. Armure de Christophe Colomb

Armor belonging to Christopher Columbus. In album: Spain, p. 10. No. 25.

View of Easton, (from Phillipsburg Rock) ambrotype of H.P. Osborn, Bethlehem ; Js. Queen del. ; P.S. Duval & Son's lith. Philad

View of Easton, (from Phillipsburg Rock) ambrotype of H.P. Osborn, Bet...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, with a river on the left, canal, railroads and bridges at center, and the community in the background. Title from item. Caption continu... more

[Envelope addressed to Genl. Henry A. Wise, Roanoke Island, N. Carolina]

[Envelope addressed to Genl. Henry A. Wise, Roanoke Island, N. Carolin...

Handwritten envelope addressed to General Henry Alexander Wise of General & Staff Confederate States Infantry Regiment; bears 5-cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2... more

[Letter from Cornelius V. Moore to Henry Moore]

[Letter from Cornelius V. Moore to Henry Moore]

Handwritten letter with sketch on back showing Edward Moore cooking apple fritters. Title devised by Library staff. Found with tintype of Sergeant Cornelius V. Moore of Company B, 100th New York Volunteers, 39t... more

[Envelope addressed to Brig. Gen'l. D. Ruggles, Richmond, Virginia; postmarked Augusta, Georgia]

[Envelope addressed to Brig. Gen'l. D. Ruggles, Richmond, Virginia; po...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Brigadier General Daniel Ruggles of Gen. & Staff Confederate States Infantry Regiment; bears 10-cent stamp.

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 / James Queen del. & lith. ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son Ph'a.

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 /...

Print shows a man standing at center, holding an American flag, with two soldiers in uniform and holding rifles, standing to the right and left in the foreground; behind them are the wheels of a wagon attached ... more

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 / James Queen del. & lith. ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son Ph'a.

The volunteers in defence of the government against usurpation, 1861 /...

Print shows a man standing at center, holding an American flag, with two soldiers in uniform and holding rifles, standing to the right and left in the foreground; behind them are the wheels of a wagon attached ... more

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. McClellan]

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. McClellan]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Marian Innes, No. 203 West 39th St., N.Y. City in haist [sic]; 3 cents postage due; postmarked Baltimore, Jan 8. Notation on recto: Soldier let'r., 5th Reg. N.Y... more

[Civil War envelope showing a weeping woman being comforted by a soldier] / Waters-Son.

[Civil War envelope showing a weeping woman being comforted by a soldi...

Addressed to Mrs. Nancy McCoy, Duncannon, Perry County, Pennsylvania; postmarked Louisville, Ky., Feb. 2, 1863; bears 3 cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Letter from Private Isaac McCoy of Co. A, 9th ... more

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant]

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. James W. Hensley, Salem, Illinois, Co. D. 111th Reg. Ill. Volunteer, care Capt. Foster; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms... more

[Civil War envelope for Manchester Light Battery showing team of four horses pulling a limber and cannon]

[Civil War envelope for Manchester Light Battery showing team of four ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Ezra H. Pray, Gt. Falls, N.H.; 3 cents postage due. Notation on verso: Soldiers letter, Maj. Drew...N.H. Rgt. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). For... more

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Chas. H. Olmstead, care of Mrs. P. J. Williams, Milledgeville, Georgia; postmarked Savannah]

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Chas. H. Olmstead, care of Mrs. P. J. Will...

Handwritten envelope to wife of Colonel Charles H. Olmstead of Field and Staff, 1st Georgia Infantry Regiment, probably Florence Olmstead; bears two 5-cent stamps.

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with eagle and laurel atop flagpole]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with eagle and laurel atop f...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Eli Whitney, New Haven, Conn.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Ansonia, Ct. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Coll... more

[Civil War envelope]

[Civil War envelope]

Addressed to W.R. Clack, Co. B, 43rd Regt. of Tenn. Vols., Chattanooga, Tennessee; bears 3 cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Found with letter processed as LOT 14043-3, no. 28, and tintype of William ... more

[Letter from R. Cecil Johnson, Atlanta, to C. Smith Johnson]

[Letter from R. Cecil Johnson, Atlanta, to C. Smith Johnson]

Handwritten letter. Title devised by Library staff. Found with tintype of Private R. Cecil Johnson of 8th Georgia Infantry Regiment and South Carolina Hampton Legion Cavalry Battalion, processed as AMB/TIN no. ... more

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Lizzie Chenault, Catawba Station, Catawba Co., N.C.]

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Lizzie Chenault, Catawba Station, Catawba ...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Ruth Elizabeth (neé Sherrill) Chenault; bears 10-cent stamp.

Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital / J. Queen del. & lith.

Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital / J. Queen del. & lith...

Print shows receipt for donation of $20.00 from Master George Morton Moore to Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital in Philadelphia; decorated border shows soldiers marching past saloon and hospital a... more

Gustavus Hammer Capt. Co. E. 3rd Regt. Wis. Volts J.W. Scott? Capt. Company B 3rd Wis Vol C. Inger 62

Gustavus Hammer Capt. Co. E. 3rd Regt. Wis. Volts J.W. Scott? Capt. Co...

Print shows Gustavus Hammer, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform and J.W. Scott(?), head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Includes ... more

[Envelope addressed to Brig. Gen. Taliaferro, Commanding Forces on James Island, Charleston, S.C.; postmarked Charleston, S.C.]

[Envelope addressed to Brig. Gen. Taliaferro, Commanding Forces on Jam...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Brigadier General William Booth Taliaferro of Gen. & Staff Confederate States Infantry Regiment; bears 10-cent stamp.

[Envelope addressed to Rev. Wm. Banks, Chaplain 4th S.C. Cavalry, (care of Col. Rutledge), Pocotaligo, S.C.; postmarked [Charl]esto[n], S.C.]

[Envelope addressed to Rev. Wm. Banks, Chaplain 4th S.C. Cavalry, (car...

Handwritten envelope addressed to William Banks of 4th South Carolina Cavalry Regiment; bears 10-cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljen... more

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Mary H. Tabb, care of Geo. E. Tabb Esq., Mathews Cthouse., Virginia; postmarked Staunton, Va.]

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Mary H. Tabb, care of Geo. E. Tabb Esq., M...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Mrs. Mary H. Tabb, probably Mary Harrison Randolph Tabb, of Mathews, Virginia ; bears two 5-cent stamps.

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Henry T. Hardee, Glasgow, Thomas Co. Ga.; postmarked Georgetown, S.C.]

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Henry T. Hardee, Glasgow, Thomas Co. Ga.; ...

Handwritten envelope addressed to Mrs. Henry T. Hardee; bears 10-cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Probably from her husband, Private Henry T. Hardee of Company B and Company E, 21st Georgia Cavalry B... more

[Envelope addressed to Gen. Howell Cobb, Commdr., etc., Quincy, Florida.; postmarked Savannah, Ga.]

[Envelope addressed to Gen. Howell Cobb, Commdr., etc., Quincy, Florid...

Handwritten envelope addressed to General Howell Cobb of 16th Georgia Infantry Regiment and General Staff; bears 10-cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Fo... more

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Drawing shows signal tower constructed at Fort Reno in Washington, D.C.

The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ ...

The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ ...

Print shows the title page of a pocket-sized Bible with opposite a notice from the "Bible House, Baltimore" that identifies the owner of this Bible with the name and address of his next of kin asking that they ... more

[Civil War envelope from Private Charles F. Stevens of Co. A, 7th New Hampshire Infantry Regiment, to Mr. Samuel Stevens, Francestown, N.H.]

[Civil War envelope from Private Charles F. Stevens of Co. A, 7th New ...

Envelope shows soldier, shield with naval scene, cannon, and American flag, with message "7th N.H. Regiment."

[Civil War envelope from Private G.H. Fellows, Fort Federal Hill, Baltimore, Md., to Captain Joel B. Baker, Warrens Corners, Niagara Co., N.Y.]

[Civil War envelope from Private G.H. Fellows, Fort Federal Hill, Balt...

Envelope shows view of Fort Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland.

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. drawn & lith. by James Queen, Philada

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. ...

Print shows an exterior view of the hospital building from the street across, beyond the railroad tracks, with locomotive approaching from the right, and with pedestrians and soldiers standing on sidewalk on th... more

Skirmish at Triune

Skirmish at Triune

Newspaper clipping reporting a battle at Triune, Tennessee, on June 11, 1863.

["Gen. Haupt" locomotive, used by Gen. Herman Haupt during the Civil War (1861-1865)]

["Gen. Haupt" locomotive, used by Gen. Herman Haupt during the Civil W...

Photograph shows the "Gen. Haupt" locomotive and five men posed inside the car and outside near the railroad tracks.

Le ballon "Le Géant" aux environs de Nimbourg (accident du 19 octobre). D'après un croquis de M. Adrien Tournachon, sur les indications de son frère Nadar / P. Blanchard ; B. Callow Smeeton.

Le ballon "Le Géant" aux environs de Nimbourg (accident du 19 octobre)...

Periodical illustration shows Felix Nadar's balloon, "Le Geant" over a rural area in its second and final flight in 1863. High winds force the balloon to the ground, dragging the basket dangerously close to an ... more

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 story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano, respectfully dedicated to H. T. Helmbold, manufacturer of Helmbold's Extract Buchu / / J. Queen del.

The story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano, respectfully ded...

Drawing for sheet music cover, published as A Message from the Battlefield, composed by Mark Hassler, shows wounded soldier surrounded by man, women, and a boy, with a bottle of Buchu on the bedside table.

[Envelope addressed to Lut. [i.e. Lieut.] Frank C. Barnes, Co. G, 56th Va. Regt., Point Lookout, Md.; postmarked Henderson, Ky.]

[Envelope addressed to Lut. [i.e. Lieut.] Frank C. Barnes, Co. G, 56th...

Handwritten envelope to Lieutenant Francis Cargill Barnes of Company G, 56th Virginia Infantry Regiment; bears 3 cent stamp.

[Certificate to discharge Cornelius V. Moore from Company B, 100th New York Volunteers]

[Certificate to discharge Cornelius V. Moore from Company B, 100th New...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed by W. C. Bowen. Found with tintype of Sergeant Cornelius V. Moore of Company B, 100th New York Volunteers, 39th Illinois Regiment,106th New York Volunteers, and 11th Vermo... more