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New York from Brooklyn

New York from Brooklyn

Bird's-eye view with Brooklyn Bridge on right. Copyright by Irving Underhill. No. D-420.

[Scene with windmill on right, Brooklyn Navy Yard to left]

[Scene with windmill on right, Brooklyn Navy Yard to left]

(DLC/PP-1995:140.256) Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory no. 256. Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress).

Guann's near Fort - Swift, Brooklyn / J.R. Smith, fecit., 1817.

Guann's near Fort - Swift, Brooklyn / J.R. Smith, fecit., 1817.

Drawing shows the landscape of a rural area in Brooklyn with cattle grazing on a dirt road. Ships travel through what may be Gowanus Canal in the distance.

Navy Yard, Brooklyn - for the Ladies' Companion / drawn by Lundie.

Navy Yard, Brooklyn - for the Ladies' Companion / drawn by Lundie.

Print shows a group of people standing on a decayed section of the docks at the Navy Yard in Brooklyn, New York.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Rear elevation. Plan] / Rich Upjohn, arct.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Rear elevation. Plan] / Rich Upjoh...

Architectural drawing showing rear elevation and plan of church.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Front elevation] / Rich Upjohn.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Front elevation] / Rich Upjohn.

Architectural drawing showing front elevation of church.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Side elevation] / Rich Upjohn, arct.

[Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York). Side elevation] / Rich Upjohn, arc...

Architectural drawing showing side elevation of church. Signed. No. 2. Accession box no. DLC/PP-1996:111.11.5

[Rules and regulations. c. 1848].

[Rules and regulations. c. 1848].

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 15a.

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten Island

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten...

Small panoramic print shows the waterfront of New York City and New Jersey ca. 1850. Places identified include: Jersey City; Hoboken; Bedlow's Island; Ellis Island; Hudson River; Robbins Reef Light House; New-Y... more

[Elaborate church interior, possibly St. Luke's in Brooklyn, New York]

[Elaborate church interior, possibly St. Luke's in Brooklyn, New York]

Perspective drawing showing interior of church.

Brooklyn, L.I., as seen from Trinity Church, New York / painted by J.W. Hill ; Smith, Brors. del.

Brooklyn, L.I., as seen from Trinity Church, New York / painted by J.W...

Print shows piers and wharves and the dock area of the "Wall Street Ferry" looking from Trinity Church across the East River toward Brooklyn; many ships are at dock, also shows many carts and wagons, pedestrian... more

Dairy Cottage, Prospect Park

Dairy Cottage, Prospect Park

On mount: American Views. Brooklyn, N.Y. No. 49. Title from item.

The meteor. The meteor of July 20, as seen by J. A. Adams, Esq., at Saratoga Springs. The meteor as seen by S. P. Avery, Esq., at Brooklyn. The meteor as seen by J. M'Nevin, Esq., near Bedford, Long Island / J. M'Nevin.

The meteor. The meteor of July 20, as seen by J. A. Adams, Esq., at Sa...

Text with illustrations that show three views of a meteor that appeared on July 20, 1860.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - exterior

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - exterior

Print shows an exterior view of the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

14th Brooklyn

14th Brooklyn

Full-length sketch of drummer.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday, January 15, 1861

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday,...

Print shows an interior view of the concert hall during a play at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and photographed by A. Berger, 285 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and phot...

Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln, seated, facing right, reading to his son Tad, standing to the President's left, facing front.

Broadway Railroad - the grand elevation of the overground railroad / designed and patented by William Hemstreet, Brooklyn.

Broadway Railroad - the grand elevation of the overground railroad / d...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1866 March 3, pp. 376-377.

Prospect Park, N.Y

Prospect Park, N.Y

Stereograph showing women sitting near water's edge in Prospect Park. On mount: American Views. Peoples' Series. Title from item.

[Bank note vignettes showing U.S. Capitol, log cabins, Brooklyn Bridge, Independence Hall, two people fishing in harbor, and New York City Hall]

[Bank note vignettes showing U.S. Capitol, log cabins, Brooklyn Bridge...

In album: Engravings of the American Banknote Company ... p. 81.

Brooklyn.

Brooklyn.

Street map of Brooklyn published for Advertising Bureau, Brooklyn City Rail Road Company. Overprinted in brown to show "Twelve Routes, 42 miles of Streets and Avenues Traversed by Cars, all Starting from Fulton... more

The Brooklyn Theatre conflagration--The room of the property clerk at the Brooklyn police headquarters--Friends of the missing identifying relics found in the ruins or on the bodies of the victims
View of Los Angeles from the east. Brooklyn Hights in the foreground; Pacific Ocean and Santa Monica Mountains in the background.

View of Los Angeles from the east. Brooklyn Hights in the foreground; ...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 25 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

Colton's New York City : Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, etc

Colton's New York City : Brooklyn, Jersey City, Hoboken, etc

Shows wards by no. and coloration. "[Entered accor]ding to act of Congress in the year 1865 by G. Woolworth Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of Ne... more

Know-nothingism in Brooklyn [cartoon showing Brooklyn Board of Aldermen saying to immigrants, "None but citizens of the United States can be licensed to engage in any employment in this city"]

Know-nothingism in Brooklyn [cartoon showing Brooklyn Board of Alderme...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 51 (1881 Jan. 15), p. 340.

Saviour, blessed saviour!

Saviour, blessed saviour!

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)

The New York and Brooklyn suspension-bridge - New York entrance / from photograph by Gubelman.

The New York and Brooklyn suspension-bridge - New York entrance / from...

New York entrance of Brooklyn Bridge, and insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of J.A. Roebling.

Brooklyn's new champion - the old-timers "knocked out" by the prayer-cure "pounder" / F. Opper.

Brooklyn's new champion - the old-timers "knocked out" by the prayer-c...

Illustration shows a boxing ring with Henry Ward Beecher, Thomas De Witt Talmage, and the "Rev. Dr. Monck" who has knocked them both out at a "Tournament of Sensationalism"; he wears a bandana labeled "Holy Hea... more

The Cars as they will be on the Brooklyn Bridge / drawn by Harry Ogden.  At the dog pound - the rescue of a pet / drawn by W.A. Rogers

The Cars as they will be on the Brooklyn Bridge / drawn by Harry Ogden...

Drawing showing train and horse-drawn wagons on the Brooklyn Bridge; and drawing showing woman getting dog at dog pound.

The wonderful East-River suspension bridge connecting the great cities of New York and Brooklyn

The wonderful East-River suspension bridge connecting the great cities...

Print showing view of the suspension bridge from docks at the Brooklyn side; includes views of three "Points of interest in New York City."

New York entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge.  Evidently the "elevated" gentleman intends to stay / W.A. Rogers.

New York entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge. Evidently the "elevated" ge...

Cartoon showing man on stilts, probably J.A. Roebling, over entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge, on page of text.

The grand opening march over the Brooklyn Bridge / F. Opper.

The grand opening march over the Brooklyn Bridge / F. Opper.

Illustration shows a large procession crossing the Brooklyn Bridge, at the front, dressed as policeman with nightsticks, are several newspaper editors, among them are James Gordon Bennett, Oswald Ottendorfer, W... more

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] suburban lines of Long Island Railroad and its connections.

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] suburban l...

Map of the five borough area of New York showing drainage, settlements, streets, roads, and railroads. "Manhattan (El.) R'y," "Long Island R.R.," "proposed Cable El. R'y," and connections are color coded.

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevated railroads in operation and proposed.

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevate...

Shows relief by hachures, drainage, parks, some buildings, names of property owners, streets, roads, and the railroads distinguished by line symbols.

Winchester Post 197, Brooklyn, present and past officers

Winchester Post 197, Brooklyn, present and past officers

Head-and-shoulders portraits of twelve G.A.R. officers. Illus. in: Souvenir, presented by Department of New York, to Department of California, Grand Army of the Republic, at National Encampment, San Francisco, ... more

New York Harbour with Brooklyn Bridge / Andrew Melrose.

New York Harbour with Brooklyn Bridge / Andrew Melrose.

Print showing view of New York Harbor with the Brooklyn Bridge in the background.

Brooklyn Bridge, distant view
[The Brighton Beach Hotel, Brooklyn, N.Y., being moved away from beach front]

[The Brighton Beach Hotel, Brooklyn, N.Y., being moved away from beach...

Hotel moved using flatcars on 20 railroad tracks, pulled by locomotives.

Visner, C., Brooklyn

Visner, C., Brooklyn

Catcher Joseph Paul Visner, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, in Brooklyn, N.Y.., baseball uniform.

New York and Brooklyn Bridge

New York and Brooklyn Bridge

Print shows East River waterfront at the Fulton Ferry with the Brooklyn Bridge in the background.