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M. Bureau de Pusy. Né a Port sur Saône en 17[...], député du Baille d'Amont en fche cté à l'assemblée nationale de 1789, nommé président le 2 fevrier 1790

M. Bureau de Pusy. Né a Port sur Saône en 17[...], député du Baille d'...

Head-and-shoulders profile portrait of Jean Xavier Bureaux de Pusy.

Adm'l D.G. Farragut / Bureau, Engraving and Printing.

Adm'l D.G. Farragut / Bureau, Engraving and Printing.

David Glasgow Farragut, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

Map of Chicago & Rock Island, Peoria and Bureau Valley, and Mississippi & Missouri railroads; with their connections to New York.

Map of Chicago & Rock Island, Peoria and Bureau Valley, and Mississipp...

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

The Passport Bureau

The Passport Bureau

Drawing shows a passport official examining a traveler's documentation, perhaps Taylor himself. The scene probably takes place in Norway. Bayard Taylor traveled through Norway and Scandinavia in 1856 and 1857, ... more

Map of Jefferson County, Va. photographed for the Bureau of Topographical Engineers Oct., 1862.

Map of Jefferson County, Va. photographed for the Bureau of Topographi...

Shows Jefferson County before the formation of West Virginia in 1863.

Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D.C.

Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographic...

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

Halles centrales de Paris - aménagements du pavillon a la boucherie. Plan d'un bureau de poids public / V. Baltard, archte ; E. Bertrand, gravr.

Halles centrales de Paris - aménagements du pavillon a la boucherie. P...

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

Portion of a map being compiled in the Engr. Bureau, July 1864 : [eastern Georgia and western South Carolina].

Portion of a map being compiled in the Engr. Bureau, July 1864 : [east...

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

The Freedman's Bureau! An agency to keep the Negro in idleness at the expense of the white man. Twice vetoed by the President, and made a lawy by Congress.  Support Congress & you support the Negro Sustain the President & you protect the white man

The Freedman's Bureau! An agency to keep the Negro in idleness at the ...

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

Glimpses at the Freedmen's Bureau. Issuing rations to the old and sick / from a sketch by our special artist, Jas. E. Taylor.

Glimpses at the Freedmen's Bureau. Issuing rations to the old and sick...

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

The Misses Cooke's school room, Freedman's Bureau, Richmond, Va. / from a sketch by Jas. E. Taylor.

The Misses Cooke's school room, Freedman's Bureau, Richmond, Va. / fro...

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.

Marriage of a colored soldier at Vicksburg by Chaplain Warren of the Freedmen's Bureau

Marriage of a colored soldier at Vicksburg by Chaplain Warren of the F...

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).

A peep at the Freemen's Bureau office of Lieut. S. Merrill, Superintendent Third District [15 people in office]

A peep at the Freemen's Bureau office of Lieut. S. Merrill, Superinten...

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.

The Freedmen's Bureau / Drawn by A.R. Waud.

The Freedmen's Bureau / Drawn by A.R. Waud.

Man representing the Freedman's Bureau stands between armed groups of Euro-Americans and Afro-Americans. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1868 July 25, p. 473.

Bird's eye view of the city of Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois 1870.

Bird's eye view of the city of Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois 1870...

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

The Secretary...investigating the Indian Bureau / Th. Nast.

The Secretary...investigating the Indian Bureau / Th. Nast.

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

American triumph. A. Marschall & Co. American extra dry champagne / National Bureau of Engraving, Philadelphia.

American triumph. A. Marschall & Co. American extra dry champagne / Na...

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.

Wm. H. Crawford / Bureau, Engraving & Printing.

Wm. H. Crawford / Bureau, Engraving & Printing.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right.

Memorial service of James Abram Garfield / Bureau Engraving & Printing.

Memorial service of James Abram Garfield / Bureau Engraving & Printing...

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

[Women operating machinery at the Bureau of Printing and Engraving, Washington, D.C.]

[Women operating machinery at the Bureau of Printing and Engraving, Wa...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress)

[Women trimming and stacking currency sheets at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing]

[Women trimming and stacking currency sheets at the Bureau of Engravin...

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

[Workers grinding and processing the ink used to print paper money at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing]

[Workers grinding and processing the ink used to print paper money at ...

Photograph shows men working on machines powered by steam driven belts.

Bureau Engraving & Printing no. 32

Bureau Engraving & Printing no. 32

Photograph shows an interior view of a large room with an African American man and another man standing at a long table on which are stacks of printed certificates and other papers. Title from item. Inscribed i... more

Bureau engraving & printing - stamp division

Bureau engraving & printing - stamp division

Photograph shows interior view with women working at machines in the stamp division of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.

"Dear friends, what aroused you?" Lines dedicated to Colored men's national convention, held in Washington, D. C., February 3, 1890. Written and read by invitation of the Committee of arrangements for the Central bureau of the relief of the Dist

"Dear friends, what aroused you?" Lines dedicated to Colored men's nat...

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

Should a married woman work for money? The effect on herself. Boston. Cambridge literary bureau and press [c. 1892].

Should a married woman work for money? The effect on herself. Boston. ...

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.

A hint from the world's fair - why not have a "bureau of public comfort" in every large city? / F. Opper.

A hint from the world's fair - why not have a "bureau of public comfor...

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

[African American workers doing laundry at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing]

[African American workers doing laundry at the Bureau of Engraving & P...

Title devised by Library and BEP staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Workers in the postage stamp gumming and drying room in the Stamp Division at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing]

[Workers in the postage stamp gumming and drying room in the Stamp Div...

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

[Women perforating sheets of stamps in the Stamp Division at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing]

[Women perforating sheets of stamps in the Stamp Division at the Burea...

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

Workers taking mucilaged sheets of postage stamps from the drying box in the gumming and drying room of the Stamp Division at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing

Workers taking mucilaged sheets of postage stamps from the drying box ...

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

Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. Publishers of Railway, express and postal shipping guides.

Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. ...

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

[Left side view of the 1900 Wright glider before installation of forward horizontal control surface, flying as a kite, tipped forward; Kitty Hawk Lifesaving Station and Weather Bureau buildings in background to the left]

[Left side view of the 1900 Wright glider before installation of forwa...

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

Colors of the 27th Regiment, New York Volunteers, now in the Military Bureau, at Albany, N.Y., with which is the following record The regiment was organized at Elmira, May 21st, 1861 ... received the flag from Co. "I," Capt. C.C. Gardiner ... at Fredericksburgh Heights, the star now appended to the staff was literally shot out of the flag by a shell ... Col. A.D. Adams transmitted the flag, after the expiration of the regiment's term of service, to this bureau

Colors of the 27th Regiment, New York Volunteers, now in the Military ...

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

The league's counsellor on public welfare in government is Miss Julia Lathrop, beloved first chief of the United States Children's Bureau

The league's counsellor on public welfare in government is Miss Julia ...

Julia Clifford Lathrop, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. George Grantham Bain Collection.

[Harvey Washington Wiley, looking through optical instrument in laboratory at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Bureau of Chemistry]

[Harvey Washington Wiley, looking through optical instrument in labora...

Photo made for article in N.Y. Herald, 1902 May. Harvey W. Wiley Collection.

[Man operating machinery at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing]

[Man operating machinery at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing]

Title devised by Library staff. Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.

San Francisco earthquake, 1906: Registration Bureau

San Francisco earthquake, 1906: Registration Bureau

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

[Women inspecting currency at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing]

[Women inspecting currency at the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printin...

Title devised by Library staff. Copyright deposit; Underwood & Underwood; 1907. No. 658.

[U.S. Census Bureau machines and operators]

[U.S. Census Bureau machines and operators]

Photo copyrighted by Waldon Fawcett. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.