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[Embossed leather binding on 12th century manuscript]

[Embossed leather binding on 12th century manuscript]

Title devised by Library staff. Alternate title from: Library of Congress Quarterly journal of current acquisitions, v. 5, no. 3 (1948 May), p. 50. Illus. in: Exposicio mistica super exod[um]. [Germany, ca. 115... more

[Remondino de Luzzi overseeing assistant in dissection of cadaver as students watch in an early fourteenth century anatomy class at Bologna]

[Remondino de Luzzi overseeing assistant in dissection of cadaver as s...

Illus. in: Fasciculus medicinae / Johannes de Ketham. Venice : J. and G. Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 1495. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 140.

Illus. of St. Dympna, 7th Century Irish princess who was martyred by resisting the incestuous designs of her pagan father

Illus. of St. Dympna, 7th Century Irish princess who was martyred by r...

Illus. in: Petrus Cameracensis, Legenda S. Dympanae, Oratio de S. Dympanae. Antwerp. Govaert Back, 1496. Reference copy may be in LOT 4443E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption ... more

[Hroswitha (10th Century nun, poet, and chronicler) presenting her works to Otto I (912-973), King of Germany and Holy Roman Emperor]

[Hroswitha (10th Century nun, poet, and chronicler) presenting her wor...

Woodcut by Albrecht Durer. Illus. in: Hroswitha's Opera, Nuremberg, 1501, frontis. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

16th century mechanized warfare

16th century mechanized warfare

Photograph shows reproduction of engraving of mechanized catapult. Title from item. Received from the U.S. Office of Emergency Management.

[Design by Albrecht Dürer for 16th century fortification]

[Design by Albrecht Dürer for 16th century fortification]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Etliche Underricht zu Befestigung der Stett, Schloss und Flecken / Albrecht Dürer. [Nürenberg : 1527]. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western... more

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

Water wheel powering pulley mechanism above mine shaft. Book 6, p. 155. Illus. in: Georg Agricola, De Re Metallica, (Basel, 1556). Ref. copy may be in SSF - MINING. This record contains unverified data from cap... more

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

Cutaway sectioned view of large vertical mine shaft, with machinery powered by water wheel. Book 6, p. 145. Illus. in: Georg Agricola, De Re Metallica (Basel, 1556). Ref. copy may be in SSF - MINING. This recor... more

[Illustrations of 16th century knives, forks, and other utensils]

[Illustrations of 16th century knives, forks, and other utensils]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Opera di m. Bartolomeo Scappi. Con il discorso funerale che fu fatto nelle essequie di papa Paulo III. [Venetia : M. Tramezzino, 1574?]. Published in: The tradition of... more

[Knight on horseback - an example of the elaborate ornamentation found in books of calligraphy in the 18th Century]

[Knight on horseback - an example of the elaborate ornamentation found...

Illus. in: Figueiredo, Manuel de Andrade de. Nova Escola para aprender a ler, escrever, e contar. Lisbon, 1722. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397 T. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. ... more

[Page from 18th Century almanac: t.p. of Titan's New Almanack...1729; illus. with "the Arms of the Family Leeds"]

[Page from 18th Century almanac: t.p. of Titan's New Almanack...1729; ...

Reference copy may be in LOT 4710. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Battleships performing naval maneuvers in the 18th century]

[Battleships performing naval maneuvers in the 18th century]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Naval evolutions: or, a system of sea-discipline, .... London : Printed for W. Johnston, 1762. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technol... more

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through telescope, 1775]

[Page from 18th Century almanac: Astronomer looking at heavens through...

Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Page from 18th Century almanac: t.p. of Continental Almanac...1780; allegorical patriotic illus.]

[Page from 18th Century almanac: t.p. of Continental Almanac...1780; a...

Reference copy may be in LOT 4710. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Ortelius Improved, or a new map of Ireland : Wherin are inserted the principal families of Irish and English extraction, who possess'd that kingdon[sic] on the commencement of the seventeenth century /

Ortelius Improved, or a new map of Ireland : Wherin are inserted the p...

HLAS, 24-14 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Front facade and floor plan for 18th century building]

[Front facade and floor plan for 18th century building]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The country builder's assistant : containing a collection of new designs of carpentry and architecture ... / by Asher Benjamin. Printed at Greenfield, Massachusetts : ... more

[Florentine banker-merchant. 16th century]

[Florentine banker-merchant. 16th century]

Illus. in: Jacobus de Cessolis, Volgarizzamento del libro de' costumi e degli offiziide' nobili..., 1829. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397 T. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Captio... more

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846]

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 1...

Title page. Illus. in: Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846, title page. This record contains unverified... more

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846]

[Title page and last page of Strange Phenomena of New England in the 1...

last page, with "confession of Salem jurors". Illus. in: Strange Phenomena of New England in the 17th Century including the "Salem Witchcraft, 1692", from the writing of Cotton Mather, New York, 1846, last page... more

[View of  13th century church and 16th century town square and town hall in Neuilly-en-Thelle, France]

[View of 13th century church and 16th century town square and town ha...

Title devised by Library staff. No. F.M.S. 4713. Blind stamp in lower corner: A. Giraudon, éditeur, 15 Rue Bonaparte, Paris. Blind stamp monogram "AG" in lower center of photograph.

Dark pages of the nineteenth century. The convent cell.- Tune - Hazel Dell. The incidents of the song are explained in this narrative. [n. p. c. 1855].

Dark pages of the nineteenth century. The convent cell.- Tune - Hazel ...

On verso: 551. 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 62, Folder 12a.

Century plant 85 years old, Seabrook's Plantation

Century plant 85 years old, Seabrook's Plantation

Photograph shows two slaves working near a Century (Agave) plant near the waterfront, Seabrook's Plantation, with soldiers sitting on the dock in the background. Title from item. Title inscribed in ink on the f... more

The war of Ormuzd and Ahriman in the 19th century / The modern Quixote and Squire Sancho

The war of Ormuzd and Ahriman in the 19th century / The modern Quixote...

Title appears as it is written on the item. Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)

Mirror case, Fourteenth century, No. 1617-55

Mirror case, Fourteenth century, No. 1617-55

French mirror case, entitled "the assault and surrender of the Castle of Love", showing gateway of the castle, knights, allegorical figure of Love, people embracing and kissing, etc. Illus. in: Ancient & mediae... more

A summary calendar, for ascertaining the day of the week for any given time for this century for D. Webster Clegg's ruler patrons. [n. p.] C. 1872.].

A summary calendar, for ascertaining the day of the week for any given...

On verso: 7866 - C. 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 237, Folder 13b.

Presidents of the United States of America, first century

Presidents of the United States of America, first century

G4288 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Rice, J.R.

Never! Since the creation of intellectual substance, has a nation of people exhibited more attrocious barbarity, than have the American people for the last quarter of a century ... Geo Lane. Author of the paper entitled "The Worlds own" &c. New

Never! Since the creation of intellectual substance, has a nation of p...

Title. 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 128, Folder 50.

A suggestive parallel. Our fathers have told us, and history has recorded the high political excitements and bitter hatreds that prevailed in this country at the beginning of the present century ... Increase N. Tarbox. Sept. 23, 1884.

A suggestive parallel. Our fathers have told us, and history has recor...

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 238, Folder 14.

The  Century's outlook

The Century's outlook

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 century for May...

The century for May...

Z8072 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Century.

Chain of events in American history - from the discovery of the western continent to the ninth decade of the nineteenth century / Paul Hercher del. ; Leggo Bros. & Co. N.Y.

Chain of events in American history - from the discovery of the wester...

Print showing scenes of American history from the landing of Columbus to the 1876 Centennial with portraits of presidents Washington, Lincoln, and Grant, along with their tombs. 2561 U.S. Copyright Office. Titl... more

The nineteenth century booming under its very nose

The nineteenth century booming under its very nose

(DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Charles L. Webster & Co., 1889, p. 119.

[Ancient house of XVI century, Caen, France]

[Ancient house of XVI century, Caen, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9801". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

Marble pagoda, which is a Buddhist monument, presented to a Korean monarch of the thirteenth century by an emperor of China

Marble pagoda, which is a Buddhist monument, presented to a Korean mon...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photograph, copyright by Burton Holmes from Ewing Gallwoay, New York. LOT subdivision subject: Korea. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (... more

The Christmas Century, a magnificently illustrated holiday number...

The Christmas Century, a magnificently illustrated holiday number...

Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1893

Century Magazine - Midsummer Holiday Number / Louis Rhead.

Century Magazine - Midsummer Holiday Number / Louis Rhead.

Art nouveau poster showing a woman seated under tree and reading Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1894.

St. Nicholas for young folks, edited by Mary Mapes Dodge, August holiday number now ready : The Century Co., New York / Louis Rhead

St. Nicholas for young folks, edited by Mary Mapes Dodge, August holid...

Girl and two dogs looking at magazine. Color lithograph by Louis John Rhead. Promotional goal: U.S. D42. 1894. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

The Century illustrated monthly magazine. Twenty fifth anniversary number... 1870-1895

The Century illustrated monthly magazine. Twenty fifth anniversary num...

Artist: Harold Black Sherwin. Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1895

The Century for Xmas / L.J.R.

The Century for Xmas / L.J.R.

Bearded man, with crown of holly, carrying tray of hot plum pudding, and two children holding candles. Promotional goal: U.S. D42. 1895. Copyright by The Century Co.

The bicycle - the great dress reformer of the nineteenth century! / Ehrhart.

The bicycle - the great dress reformer of the nineteenth century! / Eh...

Print shows a man and a woman wearing knickers and bloomers, standing with a bicycle between them, shaking hands; to the right and left are examples of nineteenth century fashion. Title from item. Illus. from P... more

The August Century. Midsummer holiday number / designed by J.C. Leyendecker.

The August Century. Midsummer holiday number / designed by J.C. Leyend...

Art nouveau poster showing woman with poppies and other flowers. Inscribed on bottom: First prize, Century Poster Contest. Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1896.

October Century / HML.

October Century / HML.

Design for magazine cover showing a sailboat. Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1896.

The Century. For September

The Century. For September

Artist: H.M. Rosenberg. Printer's note: G.H. Buck & Co., Lithographers, N.Y. Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D42. 1896

Fine example of 18th Century interior doorway. Baltimore, Md.

Fine example of 18th Century interior doorway. Baltimore, Md.

Photograph shows interior of house showing fine example of interior doorway; room with oil paintings on wall and side tables displaying tea sets, vases, and other finery; a large full-length portrait of George ... more

The September Century...

The September Century...

Printer's note: G.H. Buck & Co., N.Y. lith. Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1898

Madison Square, New York in midwinter. February Century

Madison Square, New York in midwinter. February Century

Printer's note lower right: J. Offman Lith. Co. Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1899

Bob Manchester's The Cracker Jacks a 20th century idea.

Bob Manchester's The Cracker Jacks a 20th century idea.

D12554 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The Musical Students. Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4660. Forms part of: Theatrical poster colle... more

20th Century Madonna

20th Century Madonna

Man, in nightshirt, feeding baby by candlelight. Copyright by H. Schervee.

The first cotillion of the century. Given by Hon. W.C. Whitney, January 4, 1901

The first cotillion of the century. Given by Hon. W.C. Whitney, Januar...

N.Y.C. Halftone repro. of painting by A. Keller. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, vol. 45, Jan.-June 1901, p. 62-63. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Upper classes ... more

[Welcoming the Twentieth Century by illumination of City Hall]

[Welcoming the Twentieth Century by illumination of City Hall]

266H U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by H.N. Tiemann, New York.

Celebrating a century's advance, boat parade passing Electricity Bldg., World's Fair, St. Louis, U.S.A.
Celebrating a century's advance, boat parade passing Electricity Bldg., World's Fair St. Louis, Mo., U.S.A.

Celebrating a century's advance, boat parade passing Electricity Bldg....

H 49657 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 2.

Celebrating a century's advance, boat parade passing Electricity Bldg., World's Fair St. Louis, Mo., U.S.A.

Celebrating a century's advance, boat parade passing Electricity Bldg....

H 49658 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 3.

The twentieth century wash-woman

The twentieth century wash-woman

Man doing laundry in tub as woman goes out door. Stereo copyrighted by C.H. Graves (The Universal Photo Art Co.). No. 4743. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Wit and... more

Twentieth century Boston.

Twentieth century Boston.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 280 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1

The story of the trolley car. July Century

The story of the trolley car. July Century

Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. D41. 1905

The fort where native chiefs held off the 16th century Spaniards, Cuzco, Peru

The fort where native chiefs held off the 16th century Spaniards, Cuzc...

Copyright by the American Stereoscopic Co. No. 2080.

Crowds gathering at restored staidon [stadium] (S.E.) for 20th century celebration of old games, Athens, [Greece]

Crowds gathering at restored staidon [stadium] (S.E.) for 20th century...

H89903 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. (18) 9289. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Stadiums Greece Athens 1907; Greece A... more

Salem, Massachusetts 17th century house

Salem, Massachusetts 17th century house

Photograph shows interior of 17th century house dining room area. Title from item.

Halley's Comet in 1835, and other comets seen during the last century and this
"20th Century" limited in Hudson River

"20th Century" limited in Hudson River

Photograph shows cars of the 20th Century Limited, an express passenger train of the New York Central Railroad, which derailed on March 13, 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Kitchen in 17th century house. The Essex Institute

Kitchen in 17th century house. The Essex Institute

Photograph shows sparsely furnished kitchen in 17th century house in Salem, Mass. No. 15036. Title from item.

[New York City: Century Opera House, Central Park west & 62nd St.]

[New York City: Century Opera House, Central Park west & 62nd St.]

Photo copyrighted by Irving Underhill. No copyright renewal. No. C10196. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Opera Houses; Hotels.

Touques (Calvados). The market, XV century

Touques (Calvados). The market, XV century

Print shows exterior view of the market in Touques, France. Illus. in: Farm houses, manor houses, minor chateaux and small churches from the eleventh to the sixteenth centuries in Normandy, Brittany and other p... more

Mrs. Tooler-Monde, President of the Fortieth Century club, takes her husband to see the newly restored Prehistoric Monster

Mrs. Tooler-Monde, President of the Fortieth Century club, takes her h...

Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Life, 72:187 (Aug. 8, 1918).

Northern views. Ain Tabgha. Site of first century church

Northern views. Ain Tabgha. Site of first century church

Photo shows a Byzantine church from approximately the 5th century. Identification as "first century church" in title is not correct. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

The city of Carcassonne seen from an airplane. This walled town, parts of which date from the tenth century has been completely restored. All French towns looked like this in the 12th and 13th centuries

The city of Carcassonne seen from an airplane. This walled town, parts...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Mr. Scull. Data: Mr. Scull. Classification: General Reconstruction. Gift; America... more

The marvel of the century! Newmann and his marvelous show of wonders.

The marvel of the century! Newmann and his marvelous show of wonders.

Includes small portrait of Newmann and small half-tone images of 4 posters advertising his performances. "The pioneer mentalist." Slightly smaller version of poster: POS - MAG - .N49, no. 3a (C size). Transferr... more

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