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[Title p. illus. with Spanish missionary in Philippines standing holding open book and branch]

[Title p. illus. with Spanish missionary in Philippines standing holdi...

Illus. in: Doctrina Christiana, en lengua espanola ytagala, Manila, 1593, title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 7012. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Spani... more

[Cellular structure of cork plant and cells of a honeycomb, with cork plant branch below]

[Cellular structure of cork plant and cells of a honeycomb, with cork ...

Illus. in: Micrographia / Robert Hooke. London : J. Martyn and J. Allestry, 1665. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 58.

A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix.

A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branc...

Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also thr... more

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive branch in right hand and staff topped with liberty cap in left hand] / G.B. Cipriani inv. ; F. Bartolozzi sculp.

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Continued corruption, standing armies, and popular contents considered ... / William Bollan. London : Printed by J. Almon, 1768, frontispiece. Published in: The Americ... more

[Youth seated amid trees and flowers; basket on branch and shovel on ground]

[Youth seated amid trees and flowers; basket on branch and shovel on g...

Original drawing by Le Barbier l'aine. Illus. in: Salomon Gessner, Oeuvres (Paris, 1786-93) v. 1 bet. p. 44-45. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ. Ind. (3)... more

[Youth seated amid trees and flowers; basket on branch and shovel on ground]

[Youth seated amid trees and flowers; basket on branch and shovel on g...

Engraving by N. Ponce. Illus. in: Salomon Gessner, Oeuvres (Paris, 1786-93) v. 1 bet. p. 44-45. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ. Ind. (3); Shovels; Baskets.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth River, Virginia, establish'd the 5th February 1781.

Plan of the post at Great Bridge, on the south branch of the Elizabeth...

Scale ca. 1:1,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1453 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper Eastern Branch ferry, shewing the situation of the buildings & grave-yards belonging to the Widow Wheler.

Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper E...

Covers area bounded by 12th, L, 15th streets, and Anacostia River waterfront S.E. Relief shown by hachures. On accompanying fact sheet: Nicholas King journal, Ms. Division L.C. ... order to map ... 1796. King .... more

[Bird perched on a branch of a blossoming tree]

[Bird perched on a branch of a blossoming tree]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Blue bird about to land on a branch of a fruit tree]

[Blue bird about to land on a branch of a fruit tree]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues--on the Eastern Branch : calculated March 1811 : [Barney Circle S.E., Washington, D.C.].

The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues...

Survey map showing line dimensions and compass orientations. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis and crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster imag... more

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by Samuel Coon, one of the branch pilots of New-York on board the Young Pilot, by way of Sandy-Hook, on the 27th Sept. 1811, and purchased by John Scudder, proprietor of the Ame

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by...

2101 E 27.; 29 May 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $4.00.; On verso: 2101E27 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

[Branch with leaves and berries]

[Branch with leaves and berries]

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 tree trunk with branch and leaves in the foreground, with view of Mount Fuji in the background]

[A tree trunk with branch and leaves in the foreground, with view of M...

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 bird perched on a tree branch with blossoms, watching a spider on a web]

[A bird perched on a tree branch with blossoms, watching a spider on a...

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

[Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding the city of Washington].

[Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding th...

Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keep... more

[Unidentified, possibly a tree branch with red star-shaped leaves or blossoms]

[Unidentified, possibly a tree branch with red star-shaped leaves or b...

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

[Fruit tree branch with blossoms]

[Fruit tree branch with blossoms]

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 tree branch with blossoms]

[A tree branch with blossoms]

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

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Corporation of the City of Washington, approved 26th May 1837 /

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands ...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through t... more

Slaughtering Sam'l Work; on his own hook. Alton, Ill's. The subscriber has erected a large and convenient house and pens, in the city of Alton, near Shields' Branch, for the purpose of carrying on the slaughtering and dressing of beef, hogs and

Slaughtering Sam'l Work; on his own hook. Alton, Ill's. The subscriber...

Imprint 3. 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 16, Folder 26.

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warren...

Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on th... more

[Stirrup Branch Plantation, Bishopville, S.C., on the 75th birthday of Capt. James Rembert, June 8, 1857 - rear view of house with slaves arranged by rank]

[Stirrup Branch Plantation, Bishopville, S.C., on the 75th birthday of...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 11334. Exhibited: "Only Skin Deep" at the International Center of Photography, New York City, N.Y., 2003-2004.

Map of Branch County, Michigan /

Map of Branch County, Michigan /

"Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Samuel Geil in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 322 Available also through the Lib... more

[Lawrence O'B. Branch, Representative from North Carolina, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Lawrence O'B. Branch, Representative from North Carolina, Thirty-fift...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 145. Each item includes subject's orig... more

The olive branch. Peace and union. How shall we obtain them? ... [n. p. 186-].

The olive branch. Peace and union. How shall we obtain them? ... [n. p...

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 236, Folder 35.

Annapolis Junction, on the Washington branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, in possession of the troops of the United States government

Annapolis Junction, on the Washington branch of the Baltimore and Ohio...

Two trains, soldiers and tents. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 June 1, p. 39.

[Civil War envelope showing eagle holding olive branch atop shield, with message "Liberty and union"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle holding olive branch atop shield, wi...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Patrick Kernan, Esq., Camp Chace, care of Capt. Pike, Columbus, Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

Maj. Gen. Thomas / A.S. Morse, photographer, Dep't. of the Cumberland, Branch of Hd. Qrs., 25 Cedar Street, Nashville, Tenn.

Maj. Gen. Thomas / A.S. Morse, photographer, Dep't. of the Cumberland,...

Photograph shows portrait of Major General George Henry Thomas, known as the "Rock of Chickamauga." Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection o... more

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with laurel branch atop shield]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with laurel branch atop shield]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Sura A. Fuller, Little Valley, Cattarangus Co., New York; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family ... more

Battle field of Young's Branch or Manassa[s], battle fought July 21, 1861 /

Battle field of Young's Branch or Manassa[s], battle fought July 21, 1...

Shows troop positions, houses and names of residents, and places where "distinguished man fell." Relief shown by hachures. From T.B. Warder and James M. Catlett's Battle of Young's Branch or Manassas Plain, fou... more

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the West-Chester Road : including the section from Newtown Square to the east branch of the Brandywine Creek /

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia ...

Topographic map showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Authorship statement citing Whiting's name is in handwriting (black ink). Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), ... more

Over eastern branch, Potomac

Over eastern branch, Potomac

Photograph shows the Navy Yard Bridge across the Anacostia River, Washington, D.C., with horse-drawn wagon by house in foreground. (Source: similar image with caption "Navy Yard Bridge across the Anacostia Riv... more

Bridge across Eastern branch of Potomac River, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Bridge across Eastern branch of Potomac River, Washington, D.C., April...

Photograph shows Navy Yard Bridge across the Anacostia River, Washington, D.C. (Source: similar image with caption "Navy Yard Bridge across the Anacostia River," Smithsonian Institution, "America on the Move" o... more

[Branch of a maple tree with leaves and seeds] / Megata.

[Branch of a maple tree with leaves and seeds] / Megata.

Title devised by Library staff. From "Flowers" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Plat of the "Dan T. Nelson Tract" of land on Long Branch].

[Plat of the "Dan T. Nelson Tract" of land on Long Branch].

LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H315 Shows area located in Martin County, Kentucky besides Long Branch, Pigeon-roost Fork, and Emily Fork of Wolf Creek near Sang Gap and Pike County. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, ... more

[Kiri branch with flowers and leaves] / by Megata Morikaga.

[Kiri branch with flowers and leaves] / by Megata Morikaga.

Drawing shows a branch of the Paulownia or Kiri tree with leaves, flowers, and bark. Title devised by Library staff. From "Flowers" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection.... more

Central branch Union Pacific land grant ... Dudley M. Steele. President Saint Joseph & Denver City railroad company. Washington, February 6, 1871.

Central branch Union Pacific land grant ... Dudley M. Steele. Presiden...

Union Pacific land grant.; On verso: 174. 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 206, Folder 16.

[Man wearing ceremonial costume, carrying a long staff (possibly a small tree trunk sprouting a branch with leaves) and a fan made of feathers; appears to have wings that terminate in sharp points]

[Man wearing ceremonial costume, carrying a long staff (possibly a sma...

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

[Unhappy sparrow on branch with two courting sparrows]

[Unhappy sparrow on branch with two courting sparrows]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Sparrow Tragedy."

Map of the Anacostia River or Eastern Branch region D.C. /

Map of the Anacostia River or Eastern Branch region D.C. /

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

[Branch of the private school, Hadıkatülmaarif, Çarşamba] / Abdullah Frères, photographes de S.M.I. le Sultan.

[Branch of the private school, Hadıkatülmaarif, Çarşamba] / Abdullah F...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. In album: Schools, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

The National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. Central Branch, Ohio. Memorial Day, Friday, May 30th, 1884. Under the auspices of Veteran Post No. 5, Department of Ohio, Grand Army of the Republic, National Home for D. V. S., Ohio ... [Centra

The National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. Central Branch, Ohi...

Printed in silver on black background.; 1. Memorial Day. 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; Por... more

Breakfast in camp - West Branch, Penobscot, Maine - Sept. 5th 85

Breakfast in camp - West Branch, Penobscot, Maine - Sept. 5th 85

Men and women eating breakfast off wooden barrels in front of tents.

[Color cover of album Souvenir of Providence, R.I.; illus. with flowers on thorny branch]

[Color cover of album Souvenir of Providence, R.I.; illus. with flower...

Copyrighted by A. Wittemann. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: R.I. Providence; Flowers; Shelf.

Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

Strip map of western United States from Illinois to California showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroads, and the Union Pacific System in red.

[Lizard on berry branch]

[Lizard on berry branch]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[A branch of lemons, Limone, Lake Garda, Italy]

[A branch of lemons, Limone, Lake Garda, Italy]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "17367". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Real estate map of the Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company between Washington, D.C., and Rockville, Md., and adjacent land holdings : from latest official authorities & actual surveys /

Real estate map of the Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio R...

Shows drainage, park lands, streets, roads, railroads, some buildings, and names of property owners. Includes railroad profile. Partial cadastral map showing owners' names and acreages of larger landholdings in... more

[Large fish in water, rodent on branch with insects]

[Large fish in water, rodent on branch with insects]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1938:0056, DLC/PP-1938:0066, DLC/PP-1938:0071, or DLC/PP-1938:0079). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Eastern branch national home disabled volunteer soldiers. Togus, Kennebec County, Maine. 1891 / sketched and drawn by Wm. H. Prince, Togus, Me.
Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. engine scooping water; train running 25 miles an hour.

Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. ...

Photograph shows train moving along track; water coming from underneath train. Copyright 1894 by F. W. Blauvelt, N. Y. Title from item.

[Study of wreath which became an olive branch held by Peace in the mural Peace and prosperity]

[Study of wreath which became an olive branch held by Peace in the mur...

Study drawing shows a wreath, later an olive branch, held in the right hand of Peace, whose nude shoulder and torso outline is partially visible. The mural Peace and prosperity was installed in the Jefferson Bu... more

[Study of the olive branch held by Peace in the mural Peace and prosperity]

[Study of the olive branch held by Peace in the mural Peace and prospe...

Study drawing shows the olive branch held in the right hand of Peace, whose nude body is partially visible. The mural Peace and prosperity was installed in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in 1... more

[Studio portrait of young woman in white dress posed as if holding flowering tree branch]

[Studio portrait of young woman in white dress posed as if holding flo...

Title devised by Library staff. Photographer unidentified. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.