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Delaware Ave. & Spruce St

Delaware Ave. & Spruce St

Photograph shows street with stores including Wise & Co. Rope Makers & Ship Chandlers, Delaware House saloon, chain and anchor shop, and William J. Carlin's Washington House hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; a... more

City of Atlanta, Ga., no. 2 / photo from nature by G.N. Barnard.

City of Atlanta, Ga., no. 2 / photo from nature by G.N. Barnard.

Photograph shows a view from an elevated vantage point with railroad tracks in the foreground and view up a street with a damaged building on the right next to a "Billiard - Saloon", and wagons on the street. T... more

Under-ground life in New York / drawn by C.S. Reinhart.

Under-ground life in New York / drawn by C.S. Reinhart.

One illustration shows caricatures of people in an unhealthy boarding house; another illustration shows health officers raiding a barroom.

Women's whisky war in Ohio sketched by John R. Chapin

Women's whisky war in Ohio sketched by John R. Chapin

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v.37, 1874 Feb. 28, p. 413.

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

Print shows cancellation proof of a row of buildings, including the Adam and Eve pub and J. Johnson Coal Merchant, overlooking the boats on the Thames River.

S.F. Eagan's old Rip Van Winkle whiskey, wholesale dealer in brandies, wines & gins, 133 Seneca St., Buffalo, N.Y

S.F. Eagan's old Rip Van Winkle whiskey, wholesale dealer in brandies,...

6623 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

Mexico, pulqueria and carreta

Mexico, pulqueria and carreta

Attribution to Jackson and locale based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898) Detroit Publishing Co. no. 8555. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A pulque shop in Tacubaya, Mexico

A pulque shop in Tacubaya, Mexico

Detroit Photographic Co., 08618. LC-D418-8618

The convert

The convert

1726 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

Bartender standing behind a bar, holding up a glass of beer in his right hand

Bartender standing behind a bar, holding up a glass of beer in his rig...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Henderson-Achert-Kr... more

The horseshoe English and American bar, 1, Bould. Denain near the Gare du Nord / Abel Truchet.

The horseshoe English and American bar, 1, Bould. Denain near the Gare...

Poster showing a woman dancer straddling a horseshoe, holding a glass in her raised right hand, with British and American flags in the background. Title from item. Signed on stone, left of horseshoe.

[Brasserie au lion rouge] / Jo. Pennell.

[Brasserie au lion rouge] / Jo. Pennell.

Print shows people seated at tables outside The Red Lion. Title from Wuerth. Signed in pencil. Library has two impressions. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compiled by... more

Barmaid of the 20th century

Barmaid of the 20th century

37602 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

Hoffman House Bar, N.Y

Hoffman House Bar, N.Y

71606 U.S. Copyright Office Copyrighted 1896 by Alfred. S. Campbell, Elizabeth, N.J., U.S.A. No. 1211. Title from item.

Paintings, Hoffman House Bar, N.Y

Paintings, Hoffman House Bar, N.Y

25145 U.S. Copyright Office Copyrighted 1897 by Alfred. S. Campbell, Elizabeth, N.J., U.S.A. No. 1212. Title from item.

Main Street, Nome City, Sept. 22, '99

Main Street, Nome City, Sept. 22, '99

No. 57. Label on verso: "Department of Commerce and Labor, Coast and Geodetic Survey. Shelf Mark: V945. Dr. H. S. Pritchett, Superintendent. State, Alaska. Locality, Nome City, showing character of tents and bu... more

Griswold bar

Griswold bar

Jacket title: Hotel Griswold. Probably the Griswold in Detroit. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 1222. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Haunted House, New Orleans, La

The Haunted House, New Orleans, La

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "641-G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016336. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Tap room, Longfellow's Wayside Inn, South Sudbury, Mass

The Tap room, Longfellow's Wayside Inn, South Sudbury, Mass

Label on negative: #2. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The moral of the canteen question / Dalrymple.

The moral of the canteen question / Dalrymple.

Illustration shows Puck, at center, looking at both sides of the issue; on the left, "The result of abolishing the canteen" shows soldiers drunk on whiskey, in a stupor, and engaged in a barroom brawl; on the r... more

Old Absinthe House, New Orleans, Louisiana

Old Absinthe House, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title from jacket. "639 G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033065. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A timely exposure / Keppler.

A timely exposure / Keppler.

Illustration shows Secretary of War Elihu Root holding up a lantern to illuminate a scene in an "Anti-Canteen Saloon" where soldiers have gone to drink and socialize in the absence of a canteen on the army base... more

Haunted House, New Orleans, La

Haunted House, New Orleans, La

"G 3745" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019307. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Perley McBride's shop

Perley McBride's shop

Photograph shows man standing behind bar counter. Title from item.

A dispute with the bartender

A dispute with the bartender

Photograph shows a cowboy, holding a gun, fighting with the bartender behind the bar; three other cowboys stand at the bar with guns drawn. Title from item.

Why not go the limit? / Harry Grant Dart.

Why not go the limit? / Harry Grant Dart.

Illustration shows many women in the "Mrs. P.J. Gilligan" bar smoking and drinking at their leisure. Title from item. Caption: For the benefit of those ladies who ask the right to smoke in public. Illus. in: Pu... more

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Drawing red hot bars of brass from the annealing furnaces

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Drawing red hot bars of brass from the...

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 12979. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind.

Interior of Buck Horn restaurant, showing some fine specimens of horns and a deer picture made up of snake rattles, San Antonio, Texas

Interior of Buck Horn restaurant, showing some fine specimens of horns...

Copyright 1909, by Keystone View Co. Title from item. No. 16583.

One of the finest collections of horns in the world, Buck Horn resturant, San Antonio, Texas

One of the finest collections of horns in the world, Buck Horn restura...

Copyright 1909, by Standard Scenic Company. Title from item. No. 3417.

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Overhauling brass bars to get smooth surface for rolling

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Overhauling brass bars to get smooth s...

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 12977. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind.

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: "Breaking down" - the first process in rolling brass bars into sheets

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: "Breaking down" - the first process in...

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 12978. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind.

The honest bartender's bracer / Keppler.

The honest bartender's bracer / Keppler.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam leaning against the rail of a bar in a drinking establishment, a glass in one hand and a cigar in the other, he is looking a little disheveled, a cloth hanging from a pocket is labe... more

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Foundry room, showing rods and bars just cast

Brass Works, Bridgeport, Conn.: Foundry room, showing rods and bars ju...

Stereo copyrighted by H.C. White Co. No. 12976. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind.

Gambling, Telluride, Colorado

Gambling, Telluride, Colorado

Photograph shows men in saloon gambling, (playing cards and other games); roulette wheel in foreground on left; sherriff, on right, leans against the bar. Byers photo. J. C. Anderson & Co. Additional title on i... more

Saloon and boys selling. Location: St. Louis, Missouri Photo by Lewis W. Hine

Saloon and boys selling. Location: St. Louis, Missouri Photo by Lewis ...

Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Street trades. Hine no. 1362. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about the ... more

The canteen or the dive - in the name of decency and common sense, which is best for the American soldier? / Will Crawford.

The canteen or the dive - in the name of decency and common sense, whi...

Illustration shows an Army officer with a woman labeled "W.C.T.U." a clergyman, and a man labeled "Timid Legislator" standing in a doorway, viewing scenes in a canteen, where soldiers are playing chess and read... more

"No drink in the Navy," says Daniels / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.

"No drink in the Navy," says Daniels / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with a battleship at center surrounded by an "Auxiliary Fleet" that serves alcoholic beverages to sailors; includes an outer ring of scenes about alcohol and the sea, one s... more

Must these go down to a drunkard's grave in order that we the streets may pave?

Must these go down to a drunkard's grave in order that we the streets ...

Prohibition poster showing boy holding bat and ball, with saloons in foreground. Series G. No. 22.

Old house, water ..., SW, Washington, D.C.

Old house, water ..., SW, Washington, D.C.

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Sign on building: Chr. Heurich Famous Lager, G.W. Bauer. Gift; Herbert ... more

[Soldier drinking ice water offered by skeleton]

[Soldier drinking ice water offered by skeleton]

No publication information. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Interior of a crowded bar moments before midnight, June 30, 1919, when wartime prohibition went into effect New York City]

[Interior of a crowded bar moments before midnight, June 30, 1919, whe...

International Newsphotograph. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Miscellaneous interiors. Bar II
Statler Hotel. Bar in Statler Hotel I
She had an instant's impression of the room

She had an instant's impression of the room

No accession number. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Poor Wise Man" by Mary Roberts Rinehart, Ladies home journal 37:12 (Aug. 1920).

Potomac Electric Power Co. miscellaneous. Copy negative of old PEPCO pictures III

Potomac Electric Power Co. miscellaneous. Copy negative of old PEPCO p...

Subject card annotation: In various departments, some dated 1905.

Miscellaneous interiors. Bar I
Gus. Gus at bar

Gus. Gus at bar

Item title devised.

Gus. Gus at bar

Gus. Gus at bar

Item title devised.

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Wall detail in Club Bar I

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Wall detail in Club Bar I

Item title devised. Later St. Regis hotel, Address: 923 16th Street, N.W. at K Street, Washington, D.C. File print in LOT 12097-1.

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Bar in Club Bar III

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Bar in Club Bar III

Item title devised. Later St. Regis hotel. Address: 923 16th Street, N.W. at K Street, Washington, D.C. File print in LOT 12097-1.

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Wall detail in Club Bar II

Carlton Hotel, Club Bar. Wall detail in Club Bar II

Item title devised. Later St. Regis hotel. Address: 923 16th Street, N.W. at K Street, Washington, D.C. File print in LOT 12097-1.

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