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Johannes Staden tries to swim to a French boat in order to escape, but the French do not accept him because they fear the anger of the Indians

Johannes Staden tries to swim to a French boat in order to escape, but...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 50. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Images showing a shipwreck and people in a boat sailing toward the wreck]

[Images showing a shipwreck and people in a boat sailing toward the wr...

Illus. opposite p. 10. Illus. in: Bontekoe, Willem Ysbrandsz. Ovrnael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe vande Oost-Indische reyse..., Hoorn : Ghedruckt by I. Willemsz, 1646. "No. 2" upper right corner. This r... More

[Priest holding crucifix standing beside boat, looking at map of "Tartaria, Cina, India"]

[Priest holding crucifix standing beside boat, looking at map of "Tart...

Illus. in: Dell'Historia Della...(Rome, 1653) frontis. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Disc. & Expl; Geogr.; Missionaries.

[Two lovers in a boat]

[Two lovers in a boat]

Print shows a man and a woman in a boat; the man is holding a small drum and appears to be serenading the woman beneath the moon.

Five hundred pounds reward. [For the capture of the Viginia built pilot boat St. Louis which has be seized and carried off by her crew] [Signed] Anthony Marmajou. Philadelphia 16th July 1778. Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, in Market-stree

Five hundred pounds reward. [For the capture of the Viginia built pilo...

Positive Photostat.; Printed in French and English.; Title.; Evans 15877. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemer... More

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat Annual passage of the herrings.

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat Annual passage of the herrings.

Prints show (on top) a boat with power-driven oars and (below) a map showing the annual migration route taken by herring around the north and central portions of the Atlantic Ocean. Title from item. Illus. in: ... More

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat

Plan of Mr. Fitch's steam boat

Print shows broadside view of John Fitch's design for ferry boat with steam-driven oars. Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or monthly miscellany,.... Philadelphia : Printed for T. Seddon, W. S... More

[Cuts] Newburyport, July 23, 1794. On Saturday last, the following melancholly accident took place in the River Merrimack, viz. A Mr. Chase of Newton, with eight others, were crossing the river in a small boat, they were unfortunately overtaken

[Cuts] Newburyport, July 23, 1794. On Saturday last, the following mel...

Not in Evans.; Verse.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 10-98-1009.1.44.24; On verso: MC # 09-82-038.154 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in S... More

[Rescue boat near crowded beach during storm]

[Rescue boat near crowded beach during storm]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Baker, J.E.

Packet boat grounded for tarring beside wharf--Men and wagon in foreground

Packet boat grounded for tarring beside wharf--Men and wagon in foregr...

John Rubens Smith Collection (Library of Congress).

[A man walking to the left, with a large hat resting on his back and wearing sandals, holding a short staff possibly used to propell a boat]

[A man walking to the left, with a large hat resting on his back and w...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... More

[A person in a small boat on a river with Mount Fuji in the background]

[A person in a small boat on a river with Mount Fuji in the background...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... More

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver Evans]

[Amphibious steam powered carriage and paddle boat designed by Oliver ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The Boston mechanic and journal of the useful arts and sciences. Boston : G.W. Light & Co., 1834 July, p. 17. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of ... More

A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from place to place along the stage & steam boat routes.

A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from pl...

The earliest general map to show the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company's line which began in Charleston, S.C. It was completed to Hamburg, S.C., in 1833. Its 136 miles of track were then the longest in... More

A keel boat on the Mississippi

A keel boat on the Mississippi

Illus. in: The Crockett Almanac, 1838, p. 36. Reference copies may be available in LOTs 10616 and 4392-5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Independent opposition day boat for New-York, & intermediate landings, from the pier foot of Hamilton-St ... The new & splendid steamer Alida ... Albany From the Mammoth Job Press of H. D. Stone [1847].

Independent opposition day boat for New-York, & intermediate landings,...

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 120, Folder 3.

Grand national regatta. At a recent meeting of the Boat clubs of the District of Columbia, by their several committees, it was resolved, if practicable, to hold a Grand national regatta on the waters of the Potomac during the coming season - say

Grand national regatta. At a recent meeting of the Boat clubs of the D...

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 209, Folder 25.

Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of New England, New-York and Canada.

Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of New Englan...

Detailed township and county map showing place names and some indication of drainage and relief. Scale [ca. 1:1,550,000]. LC Railroad maps, 106 Description derived from published bibliography. Insets: 15 miles ... More

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Photograph shows the Charles Goodyear exhibit of vulcanized india-rubber products (boat, pontoons, and buoys). Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, Lon... More

A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from place to place, along the stage & steam boat routes.

A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from p...

Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "N. Carolina" with "Population of North Carolina by Counties, in 1850" pasted on verso of front cover. "Entered according to Act of Congress in ... More

River boat on the Potomac

River boat on the Potomac

Sketch shows a sidewheel steamboat on the Potomac River. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853. Originally 1 of 37 drawings in portfolios with binder's title: Sk... More

1856. Day boat for Albany & Troy ... The favorite steamer Armenia, Capt. Smith will leave foot of Canal & Spring streets, every Monday, Wednesday & Friday at 7 o'clock, A. M ... Troy. E.H. Tripp, printer. [1856].

1856. Day boat for Albany & Troy ... The favorite steamer Armenia, Cap...

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 122, Folder 8e.

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

A description of a view of the city of Moscow

Illustration shows the procession of Alexander II into the Kremlin. Illus. in: Description of a view of the city of Moscow, with the gorgeous entry of His Imperial Majesty the Emperor Alexander II into the Krem... More

The final rescue of Tice, Grant and Dawson by the bark Mary, after their unparalleled sufferings in the life boat of the Central America

The final rescue of Tice, Grant and Dawson by the bark Mary, after the...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1857 Oct. 17, title page.

The war in China - attack on the "Banterer's" boat in Sai-Lau Creek, Canton River

The war in China - attack on the "Banterer's" boat in Sai-Lau Creek, C...

Opium War. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1858 March 6, p. 233. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; China Hist. 1858; Opium War.

U.S. Gun Boat "Seminole"

U.S. Gun Boat "Seminole"

Broadside view of steamship. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below title: The "Wabash" is like the "Minnesota" of which you have a drawing. Formerly Waud no. C-44. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1... More

[Men in boat]

[Men in boat]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. C-67. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.994) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Cairo, Dahabeah or Nile boat

Cairo, Dahabeah or Nile boat

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 157.

Captured steamer used as a picket boat St. Johns River

Captured steamer used as a picket boat St. Johns River

Broadside view. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed upper right: 74. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.341) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Woman at the helm of a boat]

[Woman at the helm of a boat]

Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.655) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Indians standing on shore looking at small boat approaching from ship]

[Indians standing on shore looking at small boat approaching from ship...

Illus. in: Sears, Robert. A Pictorial Description of the United States.... New York: R. Sears, 1860, introduction [v]. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions.

U.S. Gun Boat "Fanny"

U.S. Gun Boat "Fanny"

Broadside view of steamship.

U.S. Tug Boat "Mercury"

U.S. Tug Boat "Mercury"

Broadside view of sidewheel steamship.

[A wrecked boat]

[A wrecked boat]

Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.626) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

U.S. Gun Boat "Daylight"

U.S. Gun Boat "Daylight"

Broadside view of steamship. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below image: has Latteen Sails (a sort of Bolucca rig). Formerly Waud no. C-43. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.970) Forms part of: ... More

[A boat]

[A boat]

Oblique view of steamship. Faint inscription upper right, possibly ship's name. Title devised. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.338) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Long boat, U.S. Navy

Long boat, U.S. Navy

Faint sketch of sailor standing before longboat towards stern. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed upper right: 82. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.59) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

U.S. Gun Boat Montecello

U.S. Gun Boat Montecello

Broadside view of steamship. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-45. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.972) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[A sailor sits in a small boat in the foreground with a side wheeler in the rear]

[A sailor sits in a small boat in the foreground with a side wheeler i...

No. 188 inscribed on photograph. Title devised by library staff. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. steam boat "Kanawha"

U.S. steam boat "Kanawha"

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Shearman & Hart. Copyright deposit, Southern District of N.Y.

Dispatch boat, Monitor, and James Gordon Bennett's yacht, Rebecca, off Port Royal

Dispatch boat, Monitor, and James Gordon Bennett's yacht, Rebecca, off...

"149" inscribed on photograph. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VI, p. 181". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. steam gun boat "Chippewa"

U.S. steam gun boat "Chippewa"

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Shearman & Hart. Copyright deposit, Southern District of N.Y.

[Medical supply boat "Planter" on Appomattox River, Virginia]

[Medical supply boat "Planter" on Appomattox River, Virginia]

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 1038 VA.

Federal flag-of-truce boat NEW YORK, at Aikens Landing, waiting for exchanged prisoners

Federal flag-of-truce boat NEW YORK, at Aikens Landing, waiting for ex...

Caption card tracings: Aikens Landing; Civil War, 1861-1865 Prisoners; CW Ships; CW Truces; Shelf. ? Virginia?

U.S. hospital boat Red Rover - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. hospital boat Red Rover - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3125. Title from item. Caption continues: Mississippi River fleet. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Contrabands escaping [by boat] to the United States bark KINGFISHER, off the coast of Florida

Contrabands escaping [by boat] to the United States bark KINGFISHER, o...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 6, (1862 July 12), p. 444. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

U.S Mail boat dock, Harrison's Landing, James River, Va.--Floating houses of the contrabands erected on the freight boats, etc.

U.S Mail boat dock, Harrison's Landing, James River, Va.--Floating hou...

After a sketch by J.H. Schell. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Aug. 9, p. 308.

Pontoon boat, Brandy Station, Virginia / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, positive by A. Gardner.

Pontoon boat, Brandy Station, Virginia / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, ...

Photograph showing a wooden boat, used by the Army of the Potomac to build pontoon bridges, resting on a cart. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : P... More

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va., March, 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station,...

No. 74. Title from item. Photographer identified in Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c200... More

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock (i.e. Brandy) Station, Va., March, (i.e. Feb.) 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock (i.e. Br...

No. 4167. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. II, pl. 58. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Va., March, 1864

Pontoon wagon and boat, 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station,...

No. 160. Title from item. Alternate title from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c2003. Gi... More

Medical supply boat, Appomattox Landing, Virginia / negative by J. Reekie, positive by A. Gardner.

Medical supply boat, Appomattox Landing, Virginia / negative by J. Ree...

Photograph showing the supply boat "Planter" pulling up to a pier on the Appomattox River, a mile above City Point. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C... More

Boat Landing at Pollard's Station, Donner Lake - Central Pacific Railroad

Boat Landing at Pollard's Station, Donner Lake - Central Pacific Railr...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1280. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man shooting gambler on Miss. steam boat]; 2. Sleeping accommodations in a praire home; 3.Catching an alligator [alligator hanging from pole, Louisiana]; 4. A faithful dog [dog alongside murdered man, Nevada]; 5. A Sunday picnic [horses and wagon tumbling over cliff, Illinois]

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 24, no. 624 (1867 Sept. 14), p. 413. Reference copy may be in LOT 4392-R. Caption card tracings: ... More

The Fulton Ferry boat collision, November 14, 1868

The Fulton Ferry boat collision, November 14, 1868

Wood engraving after drawing by Sidney Fox. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1868 Nov. 28. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Chinese people in a sampan and canal boat, women in a wheelbarrow, and a street cobbler]

[Chinese people in a sampan and canal boat, women in a wheelbarrow, an...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Sampans" (upper left); "Canal boats" (upper right); "Passenger barrow" (lower left); and "The street cobbler" (lower right). Captions on back of item:... More

[Man, probably an explorer, in prow of boat, holding banner]

[Man, probably an explorer, in prow of boat, holding banner]

Title devised by cataloger. No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Portraits of a Chinese women purchasing jewelry, women from Macau, people in a boat, and the "toutai" (magistrate) of Shanghai] with an attendant]

[Portraits of a Chinese women purchasing jewelry, women from Macau, pe...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Purchasing jewellry [i.e., jewelry]" (upper left); "Native of Macao" (upper right); "Group in a passenger boat" (lower left); and "Toutai of Shanghai"... More

George Napper's boat & crew at dinner at Gwins landing

George Napper's boat & crew at dinner at Gwins landing

Photograph shows a boat crew eating on keelboat anchored next to landing, West Virginia. Title from item. In Jedediah Hotchkiss photograph album of views along railroad lines and rivers from near Staunton, Virg... More

[Two mythological Buddhist or Hindu figures, one holding a captive and showing him an image in a magic mirror of a man falling off a boat during a fight]

[Two mythological Buddhist or Hindu figures, one holding a captive and...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... More

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, full-length portrait, standing at edge of ocean, in bathing suit, with left hand on boat, facing right]

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, full-length portrait, standing at edge of ...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Firing of a rocket to a shipwrecked boat] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Firing of a rocket to a shipwrecked boat] / Constantinople, Abdullah ...

Firing the breeches buoy line (lifesaving apparatus), Şile. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 36. No. 651. In album: Ships and naval personnel, Istanbul and Blac... More

The fruit boat

The fruit boat

New York City. As Wuerth described, "In foreground Brooklyn docks and shipping, across the river the white fruit boat, behind which the wharves and lower portions of the buildings form a complete mass. Colors, ... More

[The military installation with its boat house at Şile]

[The military installation with its boat house at Şile]

Lifesaving station. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. No. 78. In album: Ships, Black Sea lifesaving stations, naval personnel and facilities, Turkey, Ottoman ... More

East end of Lyttleton Island with life boat cove in distance

East end of Lyttleton Island with life boat cove in distance

Photograph showing sea with snow-covered land beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 77.

My bonny boat

My bonny boat

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Kineo Mountain, taken from a boat in middle of cove

Kineo Mountain, taken from a boat in middle of cove

In album. Formerly identified as vol. 3. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and from item.

Sketches of the life saving service of the United States [with the use of life boat, buoy and hawser, etc.]

Sketches of the life saving service of the United States [with the use...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 32, (1888 January 21), p. 56. Ref. copy in SS Grahics - 4397T - OCCUPATIONS & TRADES. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Life-saving; Shelf.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate boat on Chesapeake Bay, off Swan's Point / from a sketch by Frank Adams.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate ...

Two men on police boat arresting two men who are illegally oystering. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 65, no. 1686 (1888 Jan. 7), p. 345.

[Man poling boat on canal into Simon's Pond, Raquette River, N.Y.]

[Man poling boat on canal into Simon's Pond, Raquette River, N.Y.]

Photo copyrighted by S.R. Stoddard, Glens Falls, N.Y. No. 392. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Canoes; Canals; Geogr.

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Boats.