It is tempting to suggest that the subject is the Flight into Egypt. The figure to the left of the donkey appears to have wings. Perhaps Mary is standing with the child, and Joseph, on the donkey, is pointing ... more
Print shows Morro Castle in the background with infantry passing through a breach in the walls, and in the foreground, the ship Alcide and numerous long boats with men at the oars. Title from item. At head of t... more
Print shows members of the old ministry walking out of the "Government Castle" closely followed by a devil, and members of the new ministry marching in.
Print shows members of the new ministry besieging a fortress where members of the old ministry, including George III, have taken refuge; the ministries are bombarding each other.
Caption title: At head of title Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three.; Signed: Frederick Augustus Mu... more
Print shows a number of encounters, in two panels, between men and women either off to bed or awakened to the horrors of the night before: the first, an old man on the arm of an old woman, says, "Och! Long life... more
Map of an area between Philadelphia and Baltimore showing drainage, cities and towns, post roads, and boundaries. Chartered in Maryland in May, 1852. [From published bibliography]. Oriented with north toward th... more
Artist: F.B. Helmsmuller. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 5194
Photograph shows group from the 69th New York Infantry (Fighting 69th), some seated, others standing in the rear, facing front. A sign above the door, No. 7 Musical Hall, 444th Broadway.
Photograph shows a Union guard standing next to Castle Thunder, a Confederate military prison in Richmond, Virginia. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by And... more
The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 777. LOT subdivision subject: Doner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.
Print shows a large ice castle with Canadian, American, and French flags, during the Winter Carnival of 1887, with many sightseers on foot and in horse-drawn sleighs. Title from item. Caption continues: Dimensi... more