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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

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

16th century mechanized warfare

16th century mechanized warfare

Photograph shows reproduction of engraving of mechanized catapult.

[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.

[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.

[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.

[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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

October Century / HML.

October Century / HML.

Design for magazine cover showing a sailboat.

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

[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.

20th Century Madonna

20th Century Madonna

Man, in nightshirt, feeding baby by candlelight.

Twentieth century harvesting-machine cutting and binding corn in a Michigan farmer's field

Twentieth century harvesting-machine cutting and binding corn in a Mic...

Stereograph showing farmer in corn field riding harvesting machine being pulled by two horses.

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

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.

[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.

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.