Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing "railroads completed or in progress" and "railroads proposed & authorized unless named as 'projected.'" Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. LC Railroad... more
In this detail of a printed map, Sneden has juxtaposed troop locations during First Bull Run (21 July 1861) and Second Bull Run (29-30 August 1862). He has also noted the location where Union General Philip Kea... more
Detail shows site plan and side view the office for weighing meat in the meat market at Les Halles. Illus. in: Monographie des halles centrales de Paris, construites sous le regne de Napoléon III. et sous l'adm... more
Relief shown by shading and hachures. Main entry from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S34 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In manuscript... more
One in a series of racist posters attacking Radical Republicans on the issue of black suffrage, issued during the Pennsylvania gubernatorial election of 1866. (See also "The Constitutional Amendment!," no. 186... more
Print shows African Americans gathered outside the Freedmen's Bureau in Richmond, Virginia. A woman is handing a slip of paper through a window to a man seated inside. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated news... more
African American students in classroom with teachers. Also includes: portraits of Elizabeth Crocker Bowers and Frank Pigeon. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v.23, 1866 Nov. 17, p. 132.
Illustration showing an African American soldier at his wedding in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 10, no. 496 (1866 June 30), p. 412 (top).
Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 23 (1867 Feb. 2), p. 314. Reference copy may be in LOT 4422-E.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north-east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 180 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interes... more
Discovering fraud, corruption, etc..; related to Carl Schurz's attitude as Secy. of the Interior toward Indian Bureau. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1878 Jan. 26. Reference copy may be in LOT 4391 H. This record ... more
Advertisement for champagne showing a radiant Columbia drinking American champagne, as a scowling older woman, carrying champagne labeled Rheims, leaves for a French ship in the harbor.
Print shows James A. Garfield, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in medallion with star and leaf motif forming an inner border, topped with an olive branch and a sword; flags extend from the sides and ... more
Source: Johnston, Frances Benjamin, "Uncle Sam's Money," Demorest's Family Magazine, Vol. XXVI: no. 3, January 1890, p. 137. Title devised by Library and BEP staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Coll... more
Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 207, Folder 43. Copy scanned: 2
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 78, Folder 13a.
Print shows a vignette cartoon with, at center, a place for Republican's to go to commiserate while awaiting the next election with such stalwart Republicans as George F. Edmunds, John Sherman, William M. Evart... more
Photograph shows men and women in the gumming and drying room. Power is provided by steam driven belts. No. 81376. Title devised by Library and BEP staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (L... more
Photograph shows a group of women perforating stamps. Power is provided by steam driven belts. The women wear paper hats to protect them from airborn dust. No. 8192. Title devised by Library and BEP staff. For... more
Title devised by Library staff from information on item. Source: Johnston, Frances Benjamin, "Uncle Sam as a Stamp-Maker," Harper's Round Table, Vol. XVI, no. 815, June 11, 1895, p. 604. Forms part of: Frances ... more
Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names. Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Railroad maps, 192 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ... more
Title from: Wilbur & Orville Wright, pictorial materials: a documentary guide / Arthur G. Renstrom. Washington: Library of Congress, 1982, p. 47. Attributed to Wilbur and/or Orville Wright. Reference copy in LO... more
Photograph shows man holding tattered flag from Co. I, 27th New York Infantry Regiment. Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Dale Vargason, July 2015. Forms part of: L... more
Group of people looking at wall, being used as bulletin board. Stereo copyrighted by Tom M. Phillips. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Army, US; Photog. I.; Ca... more