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An American having struck a bear but not killed him, escapes into a tree

An American having struck a bear but not killed him, escapes into a tr...

Bear looking up at man in tree. Illus. in: A journal of the voyages and travels of a corps of discovery : under the command of Capt. Lewis and Capt. Clarke of the Army of the United States [...] during the year... More

Fight with a bear

Fight with a bear

Illus. in: The Crockett Almanac, 1838, p. 21. Reference copy may be in LOT 4392-5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Almanacs; Bears; Shelf.

Bear chase in Norway

Bear chase in Norway

Humorous drawing shows a bear chasing a sportsman who fires his rifle into the air as the bear chews the tails of his coat. Taylor visited Norway in 1856 and 1857 after the death of his first wife. Inscribed ab... More

Scene on Bear River near Colfax, Placer Co.

Scene on Bear River near Colfax, Placer Co.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 818. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Bear River Bridge - Stage Road from Colfax to Grass Valley

Bear River Bridge - Stage Road from Colfax to Grass Valley

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1167. LOT subdivision subject: Bridges in Northern California. This record contains unverified old... More

Bear River, between Colfax and Grass Valley, Nevada County

Bear River, between Colfax and Grass Valley, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1081. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Saw Mill on Bear River, near Colfax - Placer County

Saw Mill on Bear River, near Colfax - Placer County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 819. LOT subdivision subject: Mills (Lumber Mills, etc). This record contains unverified old data ... More

Moore's Lake - head of Bear River, Uintah Mountains

Moore's Lake - head of Bear River, Uintah Mountains

Photograph shows aerial view of Moore's Lake at the head of the Bear River in the Uinta Mountains in Utah. Title from item. Illus. in: Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, with a description of the geographi... More

Lake at the head of Bear River - Uintah Mountains

Lake at the head of Bear River - Uintah Mountains

Photograph shows Moore's Lake and nearby forest in the Uinta Mountains, Utah. Title from item. Illus. in: Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, with a description of the geographical and geological features, ... More

Head of Bear River, Wyoming / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Head of Bear River, Wyoming / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing mountains in the distance and a part of the river.

Uinta Summit head Bear R. [Wyoming] / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Uinta Summit head Bear R. [Wyoming] / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing mountain cliffs. Title from item. Attributed to Andrew J. Russell in Framing the West, checklist p. 184. Formerly attributed to Timothy O'Sullivan. Plate 170 from: Geological Exploration of t... More

[Man frightened by standing bear]

[Man frightened by standing bear]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0009). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Jumping Bear promising by the moon, to carry my letter to the White Chief at Fort Sully

Jumping Bear promising by the moon, to carry my letter to the White Ch...

Fanny Kelly and Jumping Bear. Illus. in: Fanny Kelly, My Captivity Among the Sioux. Cincinnati, : Wilstach, Baldwin & Co, 1871, oppos. p. 198. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Captio... More

[Bear carrying water buckets]

[Bear carrying water buckets]

Cartoon of a bear wearing a tophat and a ring through his nose that is attached to a rope. He carries two buckets of water, balanced on a yoke. No copyright information found with item. Signed, lower left: GZ.... More

[Bear dressed as a woman]

[Bear dressed as a woman]

Drawing of a bear wearing a bonnet, apron, and a ring through her nose that's attached to a rope. She carries a basket and an umbrella. No copyright information found with item. Signed, lower right: GZ. Title ... More

The travellers and the bear

The travellers and the bear

Purchase; (DLC/PP-1982:125.17). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Aesop's Fables, p. 73.

Success assured! ! -- Bear in mind -- Remember that the Brown County Agricultural and industrial fair to be held at Aberdeen, Dakota, September 16th, 17th, and 18th, will be the best county fair in Dakota this year [1885]. [Aberdeen? 1885].

Success assured! ! -- Bear in mind -- Remember that the Brown County A...

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 13, Folder 8.

[Man training small bear]

[Man training small bear]

Pencil and ink sketch by Paul Wayland Bartlett for scuplture group "The Bear Tamer." This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals Bears; Animal trainers; Drawings; Publ. Ind.

Georgetown, Colorado. The bear dance

Georgetown, Colorado. The bear dance

Photograph shows man holding a rope with bear standing on hind legs holding a stick and wearing a muzzle; spectators on street gather in front of post office. Photoprint published by Kilburn Brothers, 1890. Tit... More

[Grindelwald, Bear Hotel and glacier, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland]

[Grindelwald, Bear Hotel and glacier, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6595". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

[Bear pit, Berne, Switzerland] view, photochrome print postcard.

[Bear pit, Berne, Switzerland] view, photochrome print postcard.

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6118". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

[Grindelwald, Bear Hotel and glacier, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland]

[Grindelwald, Bear Hotel and glacier, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8191". Forms part of: Views of Switzerland in the Photochrom print collection.

Luther Standing Bear, Dakota chief, 1868-1939

Luther Standing Bear, Dakota chief, 1868-1939

Bust, left profile. Sioux Chief. 26156 U.S. Copyright Office Photo by Fowler, Chicago. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photographer Index; PI (Indians); Shelf... More

The bear runs away with the dancing hog

The bear runs away with the dancing hog

Title on verso: The bear's works in the moonlight. (DLC/PP-1933:0175). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Mr. Gobbler's Story," by R.K. Munkittrick, Harper's y... More

View from Onteora Bear & Fox Inn

View from Onteora Bear & Fox Inn

65475 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Conrad O. Bickelmann; 1898; DLC/PP-1898:10349. Printed on image: C. O. Bickelmann, Tannersville & Brooklyn. No. 104.

Lone Bear

Lone Bear

Sioux Indian, bust portrait, wearing feathered head dress, facing left. 74235 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by Heyn, #136. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Indi... More

Left Hand Bear, Chief

Left Hand Bear, Chief

No. 408. Copyright 1899 by Heyn Photo, Omaha. Title from item. Gift of David A. Rector, 2007.

Bear Foot [Sioux]

Bear Foot [Sioux]

Bust, facing slightly right, holding bow and arrows. 81978 U.S. Copyright Office Photo by Heyn. #430. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Indian tribes Sioux; PI ... More

Return with the bear, Alaska

Return with the bear, Alaska

Stereograph shows eight men around bear on sleigh hitched to dog team.

Frank G. Carpenter feeding a bear

Frank G. Carpenter feeding a bear

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

[Bear drinking from bottle]

[Bear drinking from bottle]

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

[Eagle Bear, full-length portrait, seated, facing front]

[Eagle Bear, full-length portrait, seated, facing front]

D12907 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 658.

Bear Foot Lizzie

Bear Foot Lizzie

Portrait, half length, facing right. Copyright by Heyn and Matzen. Photo no. 448. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Indians of North America Women; BI (Indians); Shelf.

Turning Bear, Sioux warrior

Turning Bear, Sioux warrior

Turning Bear, Sioux warrior, full-length portrait, standing, facing right. 7936(?) U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by J.A. Anderson. No. 900.

[Bad Bear, American Indian]

[Bad Bear, American Indian]

Bad Bear, probably a member of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, half-length portrait, back to camera. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). ... More

[High Bear, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[High Bear, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

D12963 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 498.

[Sammy Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

[Sammy Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

Sammy Lone Bear, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing breastplate. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). Gift, Mina Turner, Käsebie... More

[Sammy Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

[Sammy Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

Sammy Lone Bear, half-length portrait, facing front, turned slightly right, wearing breastplate. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). Gi... More

[Chief Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

[Chief Lone Bear, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

Chief Lone Bear, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing breastplate and warbonnet, holding bow and arrow. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service... More

White Hawk, Left Hand Bear, Fredireck C. Cummins, Chief Black Heart

White Hawk, Left Hand Bear, Fredireck C. Cummins, Chief Black Heart

Photograph shows three Native American men in tribal dress and Fredireck Cummins posed in front of tepees at the Pan American Exposition, Buffalo, N.Y. Printed on photograph: Copyright 1901 by C.D. Arnold. No. ... More

[Interior of the stone mountain lodge of Mrs. Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek Cañon, Rocky Mountains, Colorado, designed by architect Jacques Benois Benedict, showing cathedral ceiling, fireplace, chandelier, furniture, and polar bear rug]

[Interior of the stone mountain lodge of Mrs. Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

The baby and the bear nursing

The baby and the bear nursing

Photograph shows woman breastfeeding a baby and bear cub at the same time. Title from item.

The triumph of the bear in the wall street arena / Keppler.

The triumph of the bear in the wall street arena / Keppler.

Illustration shows a bear and a bull as gladiators in an arena; the bear has one foot on the bull and is about to plunge a sword labeled "Raids" into the bull. Sheep at the edge of the wall appear to be signali... More

Mountain lodge of Mrs. Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek Cañon, Rocky Mountains, Colorado--West elevation

Mountain lodge of Mrs. Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek Cañon, Rocky Mountains...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

A bear was on the engine of the President's Special, it was in a bad humor and snarled viciously at the President when he went near it / De Mar.

A bear was on the engine of the President's Special, it was in a bad h...

Newspaper clipping of cartoon showing Theodore Roosevelt, dressed as the train's fireman, attempting to board a locomotive labeled "second term" as a bear labeled "the trusts" snarls at him and Uncle Sam, the t... More

[Stone mountain lodge of Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek Cañon, Rocky Mountains, Colorado, with boy seated on step, designed by architect Jacques Benois Benedict]

[Stone mountain lodge of Paul T. Mayo, Bear Creek Cañon, Rocky Mountai...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

The return from the bear hunt - Eskimo Village, World's Fair, St. Louis

The return from the bear hunt - Eskimo Village, World's Fair, St. Loui...

Photograph shows Eskimo men working on a dogsled carrying a bear as a child stands nearby.

[Standing Bear, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Standing Bear, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

H55963 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Gerhard sisters. No. 1.

After the bear hunt, - President Roosevelt and party on the road from Newcastle to Glenwood Springs, Colorado

After the bear hunt, - President Roosevelt and party on the road from ...

H62492 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by H.C. White Co.

"We got ten bears in all." - President Roosevelt's first interview on the road from the bear hunt

"We got ten bears in all." - President Roosevelt's first interview on ...

H62628 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by H.C. White Co.

Bear Black, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Bear Black, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Bear Black, Cheyenne man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. H66965 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 1413-05. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P.B. Stewart starting into the bear country - Colorado

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P.B. Stewart starting into the be...

H59837 Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

The Prune Bear, made of prunes grown in the Sacramento Valley, Calif., at the Portland, Ore. Exposition

The Prune Bear, made of prunes grown in the Sacramento Valley, Calif.,...

H71385 U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by C.L. Wasson. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bears; Fruit; Exhibitions; Shelf.

Stinking Bear

Stinking Bear

Three-quarter length portrait of Dakota man. H67000 U.S. Copyright Office. "Smell the Bear" written on folder label. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1502-05.

President Roosevelt's vacation trip - the return from the bear hunt, nearing Glenwood, Col., U.S.A.

President Roosevelt's vacation trip - the return from the bear hunt, n...

Stereograph showing Theodore Roosevelt on horseback. H64807 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item. No. 13254. Copyright by B. L. Singley.

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P. B. Stewart starting into the bear country - Colorado

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P. B. Stewart starting into the b...

H59838 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item. No. 2. Copyright 1905 by Underwood & Underwood.

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P.B. Stewart starting into the bear country - Colorado

President Roosevelt, Dr. Lambert and P.B. Stewart starting into the be...

H59839 Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 3. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Bear shooting on the frontier

Bear shooting on the frontier

Two hunters, one of them shooting at bear.

Bear Legs

Bear Legs

Bear Legs, an Osage Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing front. H72693 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 43.

Another bear for president Louisiana is not the only place for bear.

Another bear for president Louisiana is not the only place for bear.

Newspaper clipping of cartoon showing a bear in a tree labeled "Wheat Market" attacking a figure composed of a bag of wheat. The figure cries out, "Teddy help! Here's a bear for you!" In the background Theodor... More

Bear's Teeth--Arikara, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Bear's Teeth--Arikara, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Bears Teeth, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing headband.

Holy Bear's wife / F.B. Fiske, Fort Yates, N. Dak.

Holy Bear's wife / F.B. Fiske, Fort Yates, N. Dak.

Holy Bear's wife, Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing left. H112484 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 50.

[Bear's Belly, Arikara Indian half-length portrait, facing front, wearing bearskin]

[Bear's Belly, Arikara Indian half-length portrait, facing front, wear...

H118594 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Curtis no. 2896-08. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [... More

Bear Cut Ear, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Bear Cut Ear, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Crow man. H112964 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2636-08.