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Topic: campaigns

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Thion Ville vera discrittione et ritrato di Thionuille fortezza in espugnabile, con l'asodio d'intorno de francesi, et con la dimostratione della presa

Thion Ville vera discrittione et ritrato di Thionuille fortezza in esp...

Print shows the walled city of Thionville in France surrounded by cannons with troops breaching a wall. Spanish forces forced the French army out of the besieged Thionville in 1639 during the Thirty Years' War... more

Abriss vnd Beschreibung der Churfürstl. Residentz-Statt Maintz wie dieselbe von Ihrer Königl. Majestät in Schweden erobert worden Geschehen den 14. Decembris des M DC XXXI Jahrs.

Abriss vnd Beschreibung der Churfürstl. Residentz-Statt Maintz wie die...

Print shows a birds-eye view of the city of Mainz, Germany with towers and other buildings on the shore of the Rhine and Main rivers. Also visible are boats in the harbor and a long boat with soldiers arriving ... more

Abris der herrlichen Victori welche ihr Kön. Maii. zu Schweden bey Erobervng Freisstat den 1. Avgvsti dises lavffenden 1632 Iahrs erlanget

Abris der herrlichen Victori welche ihr Kön. Maii. zu Schweden bey Ero...

Print shows two birds-eye views battlefields outside of Freystadt, Germany on August 1 and at Altenberg, outside of Nuremberg on August 24, 1632. Indicated on the upper image are different towns and villages in... more

Wahrhaffte Relation desz von Gott verlihenen Sigs welche die Königl. Majest. in Schweden etc. Von der Fridlendisch, vnd Bairischen Armee zu Freystatt erhalten 1632

Wahrhaffte Relation desz von Gott verlihenen Sigs welche die Königl. M...

Print shows birds-eye view of the map of the battlefield outside of Freystadt, Germany in 1632. Also indicated on the map are different towns and villages including Fürth, Nuremberg, Lauff, Schwabach, Rott and ... more

Eygentliche Contrafactur der Statt Sachsenhausen wie dieselbige von der Keyserischen under Herrn General Wachtmeistern Freyherrn von Lamboy und Herrn Obristen Kehrauss mit hülff E.E. Raths zu Franckfurt durch Accord eingenommen worden, den 1121. Augusti, 1635

Eygentliche Contrafactur der Statt Sachsenhausen wie dieselbige von de...

Birds-eye view print shows the Alte Brücke [Old Bridge] on the Main River between Frankfurt and Sachsenhausen during battle in August 1635 when imperialist troops captured Sachsenhausen that had been occupied b... more

Abbildung der Belägerung Grevelingen in Flandern wieselbige von 5. Hochheit dem Hertzogen von Orleans im Monat Maio angefangen vnd gegen Aussgang des July dieses 1644. Jahrs glücklich vollführt worden

Abbildung der Belägerung Grevelingen in Flandern wieselbige von 5. Hoc...

Birds-eye view print shows the plan of the city of Grevelingen (Gravelines) in northern France on close to the Dutch border in 1644. The city was captured and recaptured many times during the Thirty Years' War.... more

Eygentlicher Abriss der Belagerung dess H. Rom. Reichs Stadt Lindau welche den 5. Jan. Neu. Cal. 1647 blocquirt vnd den 2. Mart. wider aufgehebt worden

Eygentlicher Abriss der Belagerung dess H. Rom. Reichs Stadt Lindau we...

Birds-eye view print shows the plan of the city of Lindau on the shore of Lake Constance during the siege by the Swedish army in 1647. Included are views of ships on the lake, formation of troops and key landma... more

Abbildung der zwo blutigen Seeschlaten sic gehalten, auff den 7. vnd 14. Iuni 1673 zwischen beyden mächtigen königlichen Seeflotten von Franckreich vnd Englandt gegen die von den vereinigten Niderlanden ..

Abbildung der zwo blutigen Seeschlaten sic gehalten, auff den 7. vnd 1...

Birds-eye view engraving shows three views on one sheet. The top and largest picture shows galleon ships involved in battle on the sea. The picture on the lower left shows a plan of the star fortress of "Langac... more

Wienn

Wienn

Birds-eye view print shows two images. The upper image shows troops in formation over a field; encampment with tents of troops visible on hill on the opposite side of the valley. In the foreground of the upper ... more

Preisswürdige Siegs-Progressen der Christen wider die Türken in Eroberung der Hungarischen Vestung Vicegrad so geschehen den 16. Junii dieses itzgelauffenden 1684. Jahrs vermittelst eines accuraten Kupffers vorgestellet, und dem Curieusen Leser wolmeinend mitgetheilet

Preisswürdige Siegs-Progressen der Christen wider die Türken in Erober...

Print shows a birdseye view of the mountain fortress of Visegrád, Hungary under attack in 1684. Includes views of a ship approaching the shore, troops amassed along the shoreline, tents of the generals and hill... more

Belager- und Eroberung der Kön. Ungarischen Haupt-Stattt Ofen durch die Kayserl. und dero Hohen Alliirten glückseleige Waffen J. Christoph Haffner Sculp

Belager- und Eroberung der Kön. Ungarischen Haupt-Stattt Ofen durch di...

Print shows birds-eye view of the city of Ofen [Buda] on the banks of the Danube under siege in 1686. Includes views of troops in battle, explosions and smoke rising from the city with its numerous towers. In t... more

Eigentliche Vorstellung des verlassenen Esseck und eroberten Walpo welche beyde nunmehr dem Register so vieler durch Kayserliche Waffen ruhm-besigter Städte und Vestungen anhängig gemacht werden

Eigentliche Vorstellung des verlassenen Esseck und eroberten Walpo wel...

Print shows a birdseye view of a battle scene across a valley. A walled city labeled "Esseck" a bridge and a river (the Drava) is visible in the background. Print shows troops on horseback in the forground, col... more

Wahre Proben, rühmlicher Tapferkeit gewiesen an den beeden See-Plätzen Dieppe und Havre de Grace Welche von der Englisch- und Holländischen Flotte unter dem Vice-Admiral Berckley Von Zeit dess 17. biss 31. Julii dieses 1694. Jahrs bombardirt, verbrand und ruiniret worden

Wahre Proben, rühmlicher Tapferkeit gewiesen an den beeden See-Plätzen...

Birds-eye view print presents two images. The upper image shows the harbor of Dieppe, France under fire from ships in the harbor. The lower image shows the fortified harbor of Havre de Grace [Le Havre], France ... more

Abbildung und Grund-Riss der Stadt und dess Schlosses Namur wie selbige durch die Waffen des Königs von Gross Brittannien, Sr. Churfürstl. Durchl. von Bayern und anderer Alliirten Anno 1695, belagert und die Stadt erobert worden

Abbildung und Grund-Riss der Stadt und dess Schlosses Namur wie selbig...

Birds-eye view print shows the plan of the fortress of Namur in Belgium with its fortifications along the Maas River. Includes views of troops, activities and geographic features identified by letters A-Z and n... more

Eigentliche Vorstellung der herrlichen Seeschlacht und grossen Victorie so am 24sten Augusti dieses 1704ten Jahres auff der Höhe vor Mallaga, von der Combinirten English-Holländischen Flotte gegen die Französische durch des gerechten Gottes Seegen und Beystand ist erfochten u. erhalten worden

Eigentliche Vorstellung der herrlichen Seeschlacht und grossen Victori...

Engraving shows many ships in battle on choppy seas with smoke and flames coming from many damaged ships. Many sailors in open boats. In the distance, the city of Mallaga. Above the battle is an angel holding t... more

Warhaffte Vorstellung und eigendlicher Abriss der nach einiger Belagerung endlich erfolgten güttlichen Abergab Landau

Warhaffte Vorstellung und eigendlicher Abriss der nach einiger Belager...

Birds-eye view print shows view of the fortress city of Landau (Landau an der Pfaltz), Germany surrounded by troops. Volleys of cannon are being shot into the city. In the right foreground are a group of noblem... more

Das triumphirende Ulm wie solches durch die Käyserliche und Hoher Alliirten Waffen den 11. Sept. Anno 1704. von ihren Feinden erlöset worden

Das triumphirende Ulm wie solches durch die Käyserliche und Hoher Alli...

Birds-eye view print shows the walled fortress city of Ulm, Germany as it was retaken by imperial and grand alliance troops on September 11, 1704 after being under Bavarian and French control. Title from captio... more

Eigentliche Abbildung und Beschreibung der durch Göttliche Direction von denen Kayserli. und Hohen Alÿrten Truppen bey Höchstett erhaltenen gloriosen Victori und dess aus dem Feld völlig geschlagenen Feindts Anno 1704 den 13ten Augusti

Eigentliche Abbildung und Beschreibung der durch Göttliche Direction v...

Birds-eye view engraving shows battlefield with large numbers of fighting troops. In the foreground are soldiers on horseback with guns and swords, some fallen soldiers and horses are seen. In the middle and ri... more

Plan waer in gerepresenteert is de attaque de welke den 18 july 1705 door de gedetacheerde troupen der geallieerde leegers, onder syn Grootheyt den Heer Hertogh van Marlboroug ende de heer Veldt Marechal van Ouverkerke gedaen is op de France Lignes ontrent Heilesheim

Plan waer in gerepresenteert is de attaque de welke den 18 july 1705 d...

Print shows map of the battlefield between Heilesheim, Germany and Landen, Leuwen and Tienen in Belgium. Print also shows the Becke, Geete and Gias rivers and the location of numerous small villages in the regi... more

Capture of the city of Washington

Capture of the city of Washington

Print shows British soldiers marching into Washington, D.C. and burning buildings during the War of 1812.

Plano topografico de fuerte de los remedios vulgarmente Sn. Gregorio y de los terrenos que lo circundan, defendido pr. la gavilla del rebelde cura forres, situiado en 1o. de septiembre de 1817 pr. las tropas de la division de operaciones del baxio al mando del Sr. Gral. en Gefe Mariscal de Campo Dn. Pascual de Linan y ocupado pr. las mismas en la noche del primero de enero del año de 1818 : [Mexico] /

Plano topografico de fuerte de los remedios vulgarmente Sn. Gregorio y...

Location indeterminable. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text... more

Map of the valley of Mexico, with a plan of the defences of the capital and the line of operations of the United States Army under Major General Scott in August and September 1847

Map of the valley of Mexico, with a plan of the defences of the capita...

Shows United States troop movements, roads, buildings, geographical features, cities, and towns in the "Valley of Mexico." Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in red ink and sectioned into 12 and mounted on clo... more

White House to Harrisons Landing

White House to Harrisons Landing

Annonymous pen and ink manuscript map traced on linen from a portion of: White House to Harrisons Landing. Prepared by Capt. H.L. Abbot, topographical engineer, Army of the Potomac. Shows fortifications, towns,... more

Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. Topography from U.S. Engineers official map.

Plan of the 1st Battle of Bull Run Virginia 21st July 1861. Topography...

Shows the area between Sudley Springs and Centreville to the north and New Market to the south. The location of the Warrenton Turnpike is also included.

Map of part of battlefield of Bull Run July 1861 : showing positions of each army at opening of battle.

Map of part of battlefield of Bull Run July 1861 : showing positions o...

Area depicted includes Buck Hill to the north and Bald Hill to the south. The locations of the Warrenton Turnpike and Market Road are included. Color coding indicates location of Union and Confederate forces. N... more

Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861.

Plan of the Battle of Ball's Bluff Va. Fought October 21st 1861.

Shows the Potomac River in the area of Loudoun County, Va., and Montgomery County, Md., where Union troops under Col. Edward D. Baker faced Confederate troops commanded by Evans. What was meant to be a "a slig... more

Plan of the Battle of Dranesville Va Decr 20th 1861.

Plan of the Battle of Dranesville Va Decr 20th 1861.

Shows Dranesville, Fairfax County, Va., and the area to the north. The locations of the Leesburg Turnpike, Centreville Road and Chain Bridge Road are indicated.

Skeleton map of battlefield of Bull Run Virginia : showing 1st battle at Blackburn's Ford.

Skeleton map of battlefield of Bull Run Virginia : showing 1st battle ...

Shows area between Sudley Springs to the north and Manassas Junction to the south. Locations of railroads and Warrenton Turnpike are indicated.

[Yorktown to Williamsburg]

[Yorktown to Williamsburg]

Scale ca. 1:95,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 600 Principal rivers are hand-colored blue. Description derived from published bibliography. Civil War salted paper maps. AL-57. Available also through the Libra... more

[Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]

[Map of the siege of Suffolk, Va., 1863.]

Concerns the unsuccessful Confederate siege of Suffolk, Va., 11 April-4 May 1863, and indicates the location of Federal troops, railroads, roads, parade ground, breastworks, hospital, and forts, and the placeme... more

Attack at Rocky Face Ridge, Ga.

Attack at Rocky Face Ridge, Ga.

Soldiers on ridge and scaling ridge during the Civil War. Engraving after painting by Chappel. Copyright by Johnson, Fry & Co.

Genl. Sherman's campaign war map.

Genl. Sherman's campaign war map.

Map covering most of Georgia and South Carolina, showing defenses along the sea coast and around the principal towns, Confederate prisons at Andersonville and south of Millen, Ga., roads, railroads, towns, drai... more

Mechanicsville, Virginia / negative by J. Reekie, positive by A. Gardner.

Mechanicsville, Virginia / negative by J. Reekie, positive by A. Gardn...

Photograph showing a group of structures in Mechanicsville, Virginia after a series of battles.

Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of the Cumberland took part during the War of the Rebellion /

Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of the Cumberl...

Relief shown by hachures. Sectioned and mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S5 For another copy, see LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) no. 84. Includes list of sources. Available also through the Library o... more

Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of the Cumberland took part during the War of the Rebellion. [1861-65]

Map prepared to exhibit the campaigns in which the Army of the Cumberl...

Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 84 Map of South Carolina, Kentucky, and Tennessee, and parts of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Virginia, showing roads, railroads, towns, rive... more

Sherman's march to the sea / drawn by F.O.C. Darley.

Sherman's march to the sea / drawn by F.O.C. Darley.

Soldiers destroying railroad tracks and telegraph poles, and burning buildings. Copyright by J. P. Finch.

Charles XII at Bender / A. Tholey, pinx.

Charles XII at Bender / A. Tholey, pinx.

Charles XII and his soldiers fighting Moldavian soldiers.

Cuban ambush /

Cuban ambush /

From Edison films catalog: From the upper windows of a ruined mill the Cubans fire at a scouting party of Spaniards, who return the volley. Fine smoke effects. 50 feet. 7.50.

Packing ammunition on mules, Cuba /

Packing ammunition on mules, Cuba /

From The Phonoscope, October 1898, p. 15: Dotting the horizon on the right of the picture is the great fleet of transports, while scattered all along the beach and piled high to the left are hundreds upon hundr... more

After the campaigns - return of the conquering heros / Ehrhart.

After the campaigns - return of the conquering heros / Ehrhart.

Print shows on the left, two fashionably dressed, healthy young women escorting a young man ill-suited for military service, carrying a valise, on his departure from a seaside resort; on the right, two hearty y... more

Shooting captured insurgents /

Shooting captured insurgents /

From Edison films catalog: A file of Spanish soldiers line up the Cubans against a blank wall and fire a volley. The flash of rifles and drifting smoke make a very striking picture. 50 feet. $7.50.

U.S. troops landing at Daiquirí, Cuba /

U.S. troops landing at Daiquirí, Cuba /

"These are the first U.S. troops to land on Cuban soil, June 22, 1898. The picture shows a long perspective view of the pier at Baiquiri [sic], the point chosen so strategically for the landing of General Shaft... more

Major General Shafter /

Major General Shafter /

From Edison films catalog: The commander of the 5th Army Corps rides forward with a party of officers. He wears a white helmet, a broad expanse of shirt bosom and a general air of avoirdupois. 50 feet. $7.50.

Wounded soldiers embarking in row boats /

Wounded soldiers embarking in row boats /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 27 feet. This picture was taken after the battle of Las Guaymas, and shows a large number of wounded soldiers embarking in a rowboat from an extemporized dock, on their way ... more

Colonel Funston swimming the Bagbag River /

Colonel Funston swimming the Bagbag River /

A fictionalized reenactment of an incident in the Spanish-American War when an American officer swam the Bagbag River despite the presence of enemy soldiers on the opposite shore. He jumps into the river under ... more

Raising Old Glory over Morro Castle /

Raising Old Glory over Morro Castle /

From The Phonoscope, January 1899, p. 15: Down goes the Spanish flag, and up floats the Stars and Stripes. Down falls the symbol of tyranny and oppression that has ruled in the new world for four hundred years,... more

U.S. Infantry supported by Rough Riders at El Caney /

U.S. Infantry supported by Rough Riders at El Caney /

From Edison films catalog: Up the road comes a detachment of infantry, firing, advancing, kneeling and firing, again and again. The advance of the foot soldiers is followed by a troop of Rough Riders, riding li... more

Astor Battery on parade /

Astor Battery on parade /

From The Phonoscope, January 1899, p. 15: As they appeared in New York on Saturday, January 21 [sic], 1899, on their return from active service in the Philippines. The picture is taken as they cross Broadway, U... more

A welcome to Uncle Sam's protection - three Filipinos entering American lines, Pasay, P.I.

A welcome to Uncle Sam's protection - three Filipinos entering America...

Three Filipinos posed with American soldiers during Philippine War.

U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /

U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /

From Edison films catalog: A panoramic view of the "Raleigh" as she lies at anchor off 27th Steet, North River, April 17, 1899. Captain Coghlan stands among a group of officers near the bridge. The "Raleigh" fi... more

"Till my regiment is mustered out" - Funston's reply when asked how long he could hold a captured trench

"Till my regiment is mustered out" - Funston's reply when asked how lo...

U.S. soldiers in trench during the Philippine War.

Skirmish of Rough Riders /

Skirmish of Rough Riders /

From Edison films catalog: Shielded by a thick bit of timber at a turn of the road stands a company of mounted men, awaiting the order to advance. In the foreground, left as the flotsam of battle, is a dead hor... more

Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /

Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /

From The Phonoscope, June 1899, p. 17: Shows a group of sailors and an officer at the stern. The flag runs out in a ball to the end of the staff, and, at the signal, is broken. Proudly the stars and stripes wav... more

Admiral Dewey landing at Gibraltar /

Admiral Dewey landing at Gibraltar /

War hero Adm. George Dewey, famous for his victory at Manila Bay early in the war, was filmed during his trip back to the United States at Gibraltar in early September 1899.

The 38th Infantry on the Luneta, just after its arrival - Manila, P.I.

The 38th Infantry on the Luneta, just after its arrival - Manila, P.I.

Large group of U.S. soldiers posed during Philippine War.

Battle of Chemulpo Bay /

Battle of Chemulpo Bay /

A historical re-enactment of a naval battle in Chemulpo Bay off the coast of Korea during the Russo-Japanese war. Shows a Japanese ship damaging one Russian vessel and sinking another.

Situation le 9 septembre 1914 la veille de la Bataille de la Marne : [France].

Situation le 9 septembre 1914 la veille de la Bataille de la Marne : [...

Pen-and-ink and colored pencil on two sheets of paper pasted together. Mounted on cardboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text.