Scale ca. 1:132,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated with brown ink. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown by hachures. Shows aspects of the phys... more
(DLC/PP-1995:140.48) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 48. Title devised by Library staff from inventory. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).
Maj. Theodore Winthrop, bust portrait, facing left. Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. In album: Cartes de visite portraits of U.S. Army officers, children, and others, p. 23, right.
Plate from: Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Seas and Japan ... in 1852, 1853, and 1854, under ... M.C. Perry / Matthew C. Perry, Francis L. Hawks, comp. Washington : Nicholson p... more
Sketch map of eastern Chesterfield County (Va.) north of Petersburg showing Civil War fortifications, batteries, headquarters, roads, railroads, settlements, farms with occupants' names, vegetation, and streams... more
Shows the Potomac River in the area of Loudoun County, Va., and Montgomery County, Md., where Union troops under Col. Edward D. Baker faced Confederate troops commanded by Evans. What was meant to be a "a slig... more
Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1861 Nov. 23, p. 511. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist Jun 1861; Va Ball's Bluff; C.W. Battles; C.W.... more
Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-B811-1152.
Sunken gunboats in James River, Virginia. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 1116. Reproduced in The photographic history of the Civil War / Francis Trevelyan Miller. New York : T. Joseloff, 1957, v. 1, p. 10... more
Steel engraving by H. Wright Smith after drawing by F.O.C. Darley, copyrighted by Hurlbut Williams & Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Baker, Edward Dickson... more
Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 295.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863... more
"Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map... more
Shows a part of the defenses of Savannah. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S105, 150 Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth mounted on paper. Available also through the ... more
Title devised from inscription: Chaffins Farm and Drury's bluff. Formerly Waud no. B-91. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.855) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.
In this map Sneden attempts to show several engagements that took place between Butler's Army of the James and Beauregard's Confederates, May 6th through May 13th, 1864. He includes Port Walthall Junction, whe... more
Shows fortifications in the Richmond region and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to a... more
Scale 1:2000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 208.2 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the th... more
Photo shows the equipment used by Union troops to remove heavy artillery pieces from Drewry's Bluff, which was on the James River and part Confederate defenses for Richmond, Virginia, until evacuated in April 1865.
The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 931. LOT subdivision subject: Silver Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.
Map of the south-central states showing drainage, township and counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines and colored to emphasize main lines. Scale 1:1,275,000 and 1:7,500,000. LC Ra... more
2 men - an African American and a White man outside of cabin on which is nailed a fur; tropical vegetation; boat in river. 15465Rp2s U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by George Barker. This record conta... more
Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 410 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
Photo copyrighted by Winter & Pond, #137. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.
Photoprint copyrighted by The St. Paul Book and Stationery Co. No. 5. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Minn. St. Paul 1886; Shelf.
Couple sits on rocky banks of the St. Lawrence River, another couple in boat. D8197 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood and Underwood.
Title devised by Library staff. Handwritten on verso: "At Maple Bluff Farm, Madison, Wisconsin" Forms part of: Robert M. La Follette papers, 1879-1910 (Library of Congress). Accession box no. DLC/PP-1970:R04 c3 f3