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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

Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing

Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing

Title from Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). "445" and "4744 dup" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04744. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Diving boys of Martinique, W.I.
Southern Yacht Club, West End, New Orleans

Southern Yacht Club, West End, New Orleans

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 05765. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Fisherman's boat on the lake, Tiberias, Holy Land, (i.e., Israel)]

[Fisherman's boat on the lake, Tiberias, Holy Land, (i.e., Israel)]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "15071". Forms part of: Views of the Holy Land in the Photochrom print collection.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship hull, port, harbor, water way, maritime architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship hull, port, harbor, ...

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a dock, harbor, boats, water, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Winslow Homer - Hudson River logging

Winslow Homer - Hudson River logging

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of an illustration signed "Homer." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029943. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Last boat down
The first boat on the Erie Canal: [Gov. DeWitt Clinton and guests]

The first boat on the Erie Canal: [Gov. DeWitt Clinton and guests]

Halftone repro. of painting, copyrighted by C.Y. Turner. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

The Boat house, Belle Isle [Park], Detroit, Mich.

The Boat house, Belle Isle [Park], Detroit, Mich.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historic building in Detroit, Michigan, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Sailors in boat, coming ashore for Xmas leave
Potomac Boat Club Sema Sig

Potomac Boat Club Sema Sig

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Iraq. Hindiyah Barrage. About 48 miles S.E. of Baghdad. Front view showing fish thieves in their ghuffa

Iraq. Hindiyah Barrage. About 48 miles S.E. of Baghdad. Front view sho...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. A small boat rescues a seaman from the 31,800 ton USS West Virginia burning in the foreground. Smoke rolling out amidships shows where the most extensive damage occurred. Note the two men in the superstructure. The USS Tennessee is inboard

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. A small boat rescues a seaman from the 31,800 to...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship hull, port, harbor, water way, maritime architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship hull, port, harbor, ...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a boat in a harbor, water, fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

New York, New York. Motor-driven ice machine pouring crushed ice into the hold of a Gloucester fishing boat. This ice is used to store freshly-caught fish during the trip

New York, New York. Motor-driven ice machine pouring crushed ice into ...

Public domain image of an industrial building, factory, structure, works, 19th-20th century industrial revolution, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Maine Lobster Boat Peggotty, Stanley Storage Yard, Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, ME
Maine Lobster Boat Lady J, Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Lady J, Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, ME

Survey number: HAER ME-82 Building/structure dates: 1952 Initial Construction

Seaside Park Lighthouse in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Seaside Park Lighthouse in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Connecticut Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph... More

Boats, Monterey, California

Boats, Monterey, California

Picryl description: Public domain image of a boat in a harbor, water, fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Maine Lobster Boat Little Girls, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Little Girls, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, Washi...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1249 Survey number: HAER ME-97 Building/structure dates: 2007 Initial Construction

Davis Island Dam & Lock No. 1, Ohio River, mile 4.7 on right bank, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA

Davis Island Dam & Lock No. 1, Ohio River, mile 4.7 on right bank, Pit...

Includes index to related materials in National Archives RG 77. Significance: As the first lock and dam on the Ohio River, the Davis Island Lock and Dam was an experimental project testing the skills of the 19t... More

The great Titanic disaster

The great Titanic disaster

Composite of five mounted photographs of wireless operator on shipboard receiving distress call; life boats bringing Titanic's survivors to the Carpathia; Capt. Smith of the Titanic--1912. George Grantham Bain ... More

A luckless bull-frog lost his voice while talking in his sleep, and now he'll never fish it out --  his voice it is so deep

A luckless bull-frog lost his voice while talking in his sleep, and no...

(DLC/PP-1934:0044). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as comic in: "A Deep Voice," Harper's round table, 17:668 (May 5, 1896).

Maine Lobster Boat Tammy and Nicole, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Tammy and Nicole, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, W...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1242 Survey number: HAER ME-86

Maine Lobster Boat "Dow Design", Beals Island Historical Society, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat "Dow Design", Beals Island Historical Society, Beal...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1246 Survey number: HAER ME-92

[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.

[Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing]

[Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Put-In-Bay, the Kirby
The Old order and the new

The Old order and the new

Three people in small sailboat, two of them rowing, England. Illus in: Life and landscape of the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1886, pl. 12.

[Transportation exhibit building with canal boat and ducks on canal(?) in foreground at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Illinois]
Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing

Lake Gogebic, Mich., black bass fishing

"444" and "98" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04744. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Diving for coins, Nassau, W.I.
[A Landing party at Hampton Roads]
[An eight-oared shell boat and crew--race between Harvard University and Cambridge (England) University, Cambridge, Mass.]

[An eight-oared shell boat and crew--race between Harvard University a...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Makah Indian whalers landing whales at Neah Bay, Washington]

[Makah Indian whalers landing whales at Neah Bay, Washington]

J151801 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 19211.

TANAKA PADDLE WHEEL BOAT

TANAKA PADDLE WHEEL BOAT

Public domain image of a sailing ship, caravel, harbor, sea, naval battle, 16th-17th century maritime seascape, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Boating on Crater Lake, Ore.

Boating on Crater Lake, Ore.

Photograph showing a group of people relaxing in a boat in the middle of Crater Lake with the cone in the background. J175424 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright Kunselman-Gerking, Medford, Ore.

Yale varsity crew practicing for the race with Harvard, June 12, 1915

Yale varsity crew practicing for the race with Harvard, June 12, 1915

Nine members of rowing team in boat. George Grantham Bain Collection.

Aviation School, Port Washington

Aviation School, Port Washington

Photograph shows the aviation school in Port Washington, Long Island, probably during the period when it was used as a training site for the first Aerial Coast Patrol. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Motor boat trip around the Dead Sea. The Lisan, Point Costigan. Beyond the foaming wake of speed boat
Northern views. Lake Galilee. Sunrise from Tiberias. Picturesque setting with palm tree & boat

Northern views. Lake Galilee. Sunrise from Tiberias. Picturesque setti...

Public domain photograph of 1940s Israel, Palestine, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ocean waves. From side of boat, looking at large wave
Traffic Boats on Lake Scutari. A scene along the waterfront at Scutari, Albania. The ancient Venetians who once held the country, have left their stamp indelibly upon the boat building industry of the country. The boats that traffic up and down Lake Scutari have the same general outline as the gondolas that travel the canals of Venice. This particular group of vessels is the American Red Cross fleet, which is hired to distribute relief supplies to the destitute people in the lake region

Traffic Boats on Lake Scutari. A scene along the waterfront at Scutari...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Albania. Data: T.T. & C. March 23, 1920. Group title: Transportation, Albania Gif... More

Galilee trip. Tiberias fisheries (Arab). Fishing with drag net. Loading drag net on boat, closer

Galilee trip. Tiberias fisheries (Arab). Fishing with drag net. Loadin...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

People from Louisville, Kentucky, taking a picnic supper on their boat on the Ohio River
Haida Dugout Canoe, The Center for Wooden Boats, Seattle, King County, WA

Haida Dugout Canoe, The Center for Wooden Boats, Seattle, King County,...

Survey number: HAER WA-185 Building/structure dates: 2007 Initial Construction

The shrimp boat Capt. Tang, loaded with more than crustaceans and crew, passes by at the annual Blessing of the Fleet of shrimp boats in the Atlantic Coast city of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, just north of Charleston. The event is more than a blessing from a member of the clergy. It's a daylong festival saluting the fleet, its sailors, and the shrimping industry

The shrimp boat Capt. Tang, loaded with more than crustaceans and crew...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-6). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... More

Venice, a seaside city near Los Angeles, Calif.

Venice, a seaside city near Los Angeles, Calif.

Gondola on water; Antler Hotel in backgrd. J175524 U.S. Copyright Office No. 7. Stereo copyrighted by Stereo-Travel Co. Caption card tracings: Canals; Hotels... Ca. V-; Gondolas; Ca. V-; Photog. I.; Geogr.; Shelf.

Fishing on Alapaha River near US 319

Fishing on Alapaha River near US 319

See field notes: 103-105

[Humorous picture showing a monster on a boat or raft collecting Chinese Buddhist worshippers in a river]

[Humorous picture showing a monster on a boat or raft collecting Chine...

Picryl description: Public domain photo of Japanese painting, free to use art, no copyright restrictions image.

U.S. Gun Boat Cambridge

U.S. Gun Boat Cambridge

Broadside view steamship. Title inscribed below images. Sketches of palm trees on verso. Formerly Waud no. C-120. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1047) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Maine Lobster Boat Silver Dollar, Beals Island Historical Society, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Silver Dollar, Beals Island Historical Society, Bea...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1251 Survey number: HAER ME-103

Theodor de Bry - [How they catch fish]

Theodor de Bry - [How they catch fish]

Native men and women in a dugout canoe fishing while others in the background stand in the river and spear fish. Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Gelegenheit vnd Sitten der Wilden ... More

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

Arrival of boat from Cuba ...

Arrival of boat from Cuba ...

Train and steamboat at Key West, Florida.

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. Sailing vessel among the rocks

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. Sailing vessel among the rocks

Title from: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony ... 1914. Caption on negative: Sailing vessel among the rocks, Jaffa. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Coast traders, Key West, Fla.

Coast traders, Key West, Fla.

Public domain scan of print depicting a sailboat or small ship, seascape, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Detroit Boat Club, a card party, Belle Isle Park, Detroit, Mich.]

[Detroit Boat Club, a card party, Belle Isle Park, Detroit, Mich.]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historic park, open terrace, world heritage landmark, classical or neoclassical architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Steam pilot boat New Jersey
Duluth Boat Club, Duluth, Minn.

Duluth Boat Club, Duluth, Minn.

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historical building, landmark architecture, world heritage, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Launching of Str. Lucius W. Robinson, broadside view on the ways, Str. 189

Launching of Str. Lucius W. Robinson, broadside view on the ways, Str....

Picryl description: Public domain image of a ship, navy, harbor, maritime photograph, 19th-20th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Two natives with outrigger canoes at shoreline, Honolulu, Hawaii]
Children. Boy paddling raft

Children. Boy paddling raft

Old negative number: 1271-10. The Theodor Horydczak Collection is a collection of photographs taken by Theodor Horydczak (1890-1971) a Polish-born American photographer who worked in Washington D.C. from the 1... More

Wash. Canal Club ...

Wash. Canal Club ...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... More

Girls from Keiths at Arlington Beach, 4/29/25

Girls from Keiths at Arlington Beach, 4/29/25

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Girls from Keiths at Arlington Beach, 42925

Girls from Keiths at Arlington Beach, 42925

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from related negative LC-F8-35339. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Nationa... More

Iraq. (Mesopotamia). Baghdad. Views, street scenes, and types. The Katah Bridge. Over the Tigris with river boats in foreground

Iraq. (Mesopotamia). Baghdad. Views, street scenes, and types. The Kat...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a boat in a harbor, water, fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Lumberjack forming log raft in slough, Tillamook, Oregon

Lumberjack forming log raft in slough, Tillamook, Oregon

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of a worker, construction, carpenter, 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Spring pulpwood drive on the Brown Company timber holdings in Maine. The lake steamer's motor boat casts off to anchor the safety boom on shore while the steamer goes to pick up the full boom

Spring pulpwood drive on the Brown Company timber holdings in Maine. T...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

Buffalo, New York. Grain boat from Duluth unloading wheat at a grain elevator on the Erie Canal. Men sit on the edge of an open hatch to guide the ropes of the shovel which scoops the grain into the hatch where it can be drawn by the "leg" into the tower on an endless belt of buckets

Buffalo, New York. Grain boat from Duluth unloading wheat at a grain e...

Public domain photograph of industrial architecture, factory building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

San Mateo, California. Bailing out a life boat at a United States Merchant Marine Cadet basic school

San Mateo, California. Bailing out a life boat at a United States Merc...

Public domain photograph of 1930s-1940s US industrial development, Second World War, US war production, indusry, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Maine Lobster Boat Tranquil C, Bridges Road Marina, Brooklin, Hancock County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Tranquil C, Bridges Road Marina, Brooklin, Hancock ...

Survey number: HAER ME-77 Building/structure dates: 1938 Initial Construction

Maine Lobster Boat Charlena, Residence of Maynard Bray, Brooklin, Hancock County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Charlena, Residence of Maynard Bray, Brooklin, Hanc...

Survey number: HAER ME-74 Building/structure dates: 1943 Initial Construction

Eskimo in kayak, Alaska
[Alan Lomax (left) youngster on board boat, during Bahamas recording expedition]

[Alan Lomax (left) youngster on board boat, during Bahamas recording e...

Title devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Photos taken during Lomax-Hurston-Barnicle recording expedition to Georgia, Florida, and the Bahamas. Handwritten on back: "on bo... More

Maine Lobster Boat Silver Dollar, Beals Island Historical Society, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Silver Dollar, Beals Island Historical Society, Bea...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1251 Survey number: HAER ME-103

Maine Lobster Boat Tammy and Nicole, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, Washington County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Tammy and Nicole, Jonesport Harbor, Beals Island, W...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1242 Survey number: HAER ME-86

[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.

[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...

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 and numbered in pencil. Forms ... 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

Detroit River ferry boat in ice

Detroit River ferry boat in ice

Public domain image of ferry ship, historical photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[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).

[Pesaro Palace, Venice, Italy]. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.
[The lake, south side, Konigsberg, East Prussia, Germany (i.e., Kaliningrad, Kaliningradskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia)]

[The lake, south side, Konigsberg, East Prussia, Germany (i.e., Kalini...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Title on piece: Königsberg. Schlossteich. Südseite. Print no. "8394". Forms part of: View... More

[Ky. - Mammoth Cave: "On Echo River" (boat with tourists)]

[Ky. - Mammoth Cave: "On Echo River" (boat with tourists)]

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Twelve men, including WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission], posed on boat

Twelve men, including WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission], pose...

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage glass negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph colle... More

[Boat on Sea of Galilee (Lake Tiberias)]

[Boat on Sea of Galilee (Lake Tiberias)]

Public domain photograph related to history of Israel, Palestine, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Pleasure boating near Catalina Island, Calif.]

[Pleasure boating near Catalina Island, Calif.]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a boat in a harbor, water, fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Carl Schnell, purser of boat "Kaiser Wilhelm II"

Carl Schnell, purser of boat "Kaiser Wilhelm II"

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Automobile and motor boat

Automobile and motor boat

Public domain image of an early automobile, 1910s car, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Beach scene with boat
Departure of pilgrims to Rome, crowd at boat docks, New York

Departure of pilgrims to Rome, crowd at boat docks, New York

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Mrs. G. Gould, Jay Gould, Marjorie Gould, and Geo. Gould, in boat deck

Mrs. G. Gould, Jay Gould, Marjorie Gould, and Geo. Gould, in boat deck

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The helping hand / J.K. after Renouf.

The helping hand / J.K. after Renouf.

Illustration shows a diminutive Uncle Sam rowing a sailboat and receiving a helping hand from J.P. Morgan. Illus. in: Puck, v. 69, no. 1782 (1911 April 26), centerfold. Copyright 1911 by Keppler & Schwarzmann.

Boat race, Po'keepsie 6/26/14

Boat race, Po'keepsie 6/26/14

Photograph shows spectators in boats at an intercollegiate regatta on the Hudson River. Bain News Service photograph. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain News Service photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Boats. Watermelon boat and row boat

Boats. Watermelon boat and row boat

Picryl description: Public domain image of a boat in a harbor, water, fishing boat, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

These villagers of Asia Minor were driven into the mountains near their homes shortly after the Smyrna debacle For three and a half months they lived on grass, roots and similar food, occasionally raiding an olive grove by night .... Finally two bold members stole a small boat and escaped .... The whole party is now being fed and clothed by the ARC. Ikons and other possessions commonly brought ... are shown in the picture.

These villagers of Asia Minor were driven into the mountains near thei...

Filed in: Greece Refugees. No. RC-33891. On mount: Fires, Smyrna; Refugees, Greece. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

Boys diving from docks

Boys diving from docks

Public domain photograph of the Middle East, Arabs, Palestine, in 1930s, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tea for three at three aboard the Detroit Mackinac Chicago boat

Tea for three at three aboard the Detroit Mackinac Chicago boat

Three women drinking tea. J10379 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by D & C Navigation Co.

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