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[Queen and Prince of Sikkim playing outdoors, Sikkim]

[Queen and Prince of Sikkim playing outdoors, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

Queen and son in Palace playground

Queen and son in Palace playground

Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://www.loc.gov/tod... more

HM the Gyalmo, HH Prince Palden, HH Princess Hope

HM the Gyalmo, HH Prince Palden, HH Princess Hope

Photograph shows Queen Hope Cooke with her children, Prince Palden and Princess Hope Leezum, Gangtok, Sikkim.

Princess Hope & Queen Hope in the palace, Sikkim

Princess Hope & Queen Hope in the palace, Sikkim

Date from information on related slide: LC-KAN05-0072. Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-2, pg. no. 027 ... more

[King and Queen of Sikkim and their daughter Hope Leezum watch birthday celebrations, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[King and Queen of Sikkim and their daughter Hope Leezum watch birthda...

Title devised by Library staff. Date from information for related slide: LC-KAN05-69. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Co... more

Adoration of the Magi AD monogram

Adoration of the Magi AD monogram

Print shows Madonna presenting infant Jesus to the Three Wise Men. Title devised by Library staff. Trimmed to image. Print no. 199 from Marsh Collection.

Adoration of the Magi AD monogram

Adoration of the Magi AD monogram

Print shows Madonna presenting infant Jesus to the Three Wise Men. Title devised by Library staff. Trimmed to image. Print no. 208 from Marsh Collection.

Saint Christopher facing left AD monogram

Saint Christopher facing left AD monogram

Print shows Saint Christopher crossing a river carrying infant Jesus on his shoulders. Title devised by Library staff. Trimmed to plate mark. Print no. 53 from Marsh Collection.

The Virgin, Child, and saints / Iacopo Ligozia Veronese pittore del Sereniss [...]; Andrea Andriano Mant. intagliatore 1585.

The Virgin, Child, and saints / Iacopo Ligozia Veronese pittore del Se...

Print shows Madonna and Child surrounded by saints. After Jacopo Ligozzi. Dedication: All [...] Signor Nicolo Gaadi in Fiorenze. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photographs D... more

The Virgin, Child, and a bishop / AC [monogram of Alessandro Casolani]; Andrea Mantuano intagliatore in Siena 1591.

The Virgin, Child, and a bishop / AC [monogram of Alessandro Casolani]...

Print shows Madonna and Child with bishop kneeling beside them. After Alessandro Casolani. Dedication: Al Sig. Mutis Peui Nobile senese. Title from Graphic sampler / compiled by Renata V. Shaw, Prints and Photo... more

[The Madonna of the Rose]

[The Madonna of the Rose]

The subject of this drawing is unusual. One can see why there is a suggestion on the old mat that it is the Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine. Although the composition is much like the well-known one of the Chri... more

The infant saviour and St. John painted by Murillo ; engraved by T.B. Welch, expressly for "Godey"

The infant saviour and St. John painted by Murillo ; engraved by T.B. ...

Print shows Jesus Christ offering St. John the Baptist a drink of water, both depicted as young boys; a lamb is resting on the ground on the lower left, and three putti hover above. Title from item. (DLC/PP-199... more

L'Aiglón

L'Aiglón

Title from item. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 20, lower left. On verso: H. Tournier, 57, Rue de Seine, 57, Paris, Déposé. Aiglon, or e... more

Calvin, William T., and Mary Hornaday, taken about 1860

Calvin, William T., and Mary Hornaday, taken about 1860

Photograph shows William T. Hornaday at age six with Mary and Calvin Hornaday. Title from item. Case: Leather geometric scroll. Transfer; LC Manuscript Division; 1985; (DLC/PP-1985:007). Forms part of: William ... more

Alexander Graham Bell at about the age of 14 or 15 [...]

Alexander Graham Bell at about the age of 14 or 15 [...]

Alexander Graham Bell, full-length portrait, standing, facing right. Title transcribed from caption list in album. Photograph taken by Bell's father at Milton Cottage, Trinity, Edinburgh. In album: Photographs ... more

George Washington in his boyhood

George Washington in his boyhood

George Washington leading other boys with swords lifted in mock charge as another group of boys are advancing from background. The United States, p. 281.

William Howard Taft (seated center) and classmates at the Woodward High School

William Howard Taft (seated center) and classmates at the Woodward Hig...

Photograph shows reproduction of group portrait of Taft and classmates. Title from item. Forms part of: William H. Taft papers (Library of Congress). Accession box no. DLC/PP-1980:167 c2

The dream of Cavalry

The dream of Cavalry

2877 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... more

The birth of our saviour

The birth of our saviour

5982 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... more

Rose Isabel Greely / Rice, 1217 & 1219 Penna. Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Rose Isabel Greely / Rice, 1217 & 1219 Penna. Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows Rose Greely as an infant on the lap of a woman, probably her mother. Title from item. Forms part of: Visual materials from the A.W. Greely papers (Library of Congress). Accession box no. DLC/PP... more

Dr. D. Jayne's tonic vermifuge. A sure remedy for worms

Dr. D. Jayne's tonic vermifuge. A sure remedy for worms

Advertisement for patent remedies, showing Moses held in a basket by a young woman. U4201 U.S. Copyright Office. Caption: The Child Moses. Knapp & Co. Lithographers, N.Y. Title from item.

Venite adoremus

Venite adoremus

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Boussod, Jean, copyrigh... more

[Quentin Roosevelt as a child in front of a flower garden and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney smelling a flower at the White House, Washington, D.C.]

[Quentin Roosevelt as a child in front of a flower garden and Roswell ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Roswell Pinckney was the son of White House steward, Henry Pinckney. (Source: K. Pinckney, 2008). Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Librar... more

A. Hamilton, drawn from life, Jan. 11, 1773

A. Hamilton, drawn from life, Jan. 11, 1773

Photograph of miniature watercolor and ink portrait showing Hamilton at age 15. Title from item. Gift; Charles F. Frank; Jan. 13, 1922.

Jane White with Lewis and Maynard White at dining table

Jane White with Lewis and Maynard White at dining table

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Kathleen B. White; 2003-2004; (DLC/PP-2004:027). Requested credit line: The White Family Collection in Memory of Clarence H. White, Jane Felix White, and Maynard Pressley W... more

[Eleanor Butler Roosevelt as a young girl, posed on a sidewalk with hat and parasol and on a train in France, with one photo of her mother Grace Green Alexander]

[Eleanor Butler Roosevelt as a young girl, posed on a sidewalk with ha...

Page in a scrapbook showing Eleanor B. Roosevelt in five photos taken by her mother. Grace Green Alexander, and one photo showing her mother. The caption reads "E's mother had a large folding Kodak, taking 5x7 ... more

Quentin Roosevelt (left) and his little playmate

Quentin Roosevelt (left) and his little playmate

Quentin Roosevelt with Roswell Newcomb Pinckney smelling a flower, at the White House, Washington, D.C. Pinckney was the son of White House steward, Henry Pinckney. (Source: R. Pinckney identified by K. Pinckne... more

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney as children]

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney as children]

Title devised by Library staff. (Source: K. Pinckney, 2008). Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Formerly in LOT 4273.

Jane White with sons Lewis and Maynard White on a divan

Jane White with sons Lewis and Maynard White on a divan

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Kathleen B. White; 2003-2004; (DLC/PP-2004:027). Requested credit line: The White Family Collection in Memory of Clarence H. White, Jane Felix White, and Maynard Pressley W... more

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney seated on steps]

[Quentin Roosevelt and Roswell Newcomb Pinckney seated on steps]

Title devised by Library staff. Pinckney's name is misidentified as "Rosewell Flower Newcomb" on caption card or item. Roswell Pinckney was the son of White House steward, Henry Pinckney (Source: K. Pinckney, 2... more

Abraham Lincoln when twenty-one. Elected president when fifty-one

Abraham Lincoln when twenty-one. Elected president when fifty-one

F8757 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... more

Jane White with sons Lewis and Maynard White seated at dining table with teacups

Jane White with sons Lewis and Maynard White seated at dining table wi...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Kathleen B. White; 2003-2004; (DLC/PP-2004:027). Requested credit line: The White Family Collection in Memory of Clarence H. White, Jane Felix White, and Maynard Pressley W... more

[Archie Roosevelt riding pony]

[Archie Roosevelt riding pony]

H33679 U.S. Copyright Office. By "Pach, N.Y.," possibly G.W. Pach.

Quentin Roosevelt planting a tree

Quentin Roosevelt planting a tree

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt with sapling at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Quentin Roosevelt at the birch tree

Quentin Roosevelt at the birch tree

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt leaning on a birch tree at Sagamore Hill.

Quentin Roosevelt in the daisy field

Quentin Roosevelt in the daisy field

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt standing in a field of daisies at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Quentin picking daisies

Quentin picking daisies

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt in a patch of daisies at Smith's Field, Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Quentin in Smithfield

Quentin in Smithfield

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt in a patch of daisies at Smith's Field, Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Zur freundlichen Erinnerung an die Rapperswiler Schulreise im Juli 1904

Zur freundlichen Erinnerung an die Rapperswiler Schulreise im Juli 190...

Postcard shows a group portrait of schoolgirls, including Helen Johns (later Helen Johns Kirtland), taken on a school trip to Rapperswil, Switzerland. Title from item. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1981:339, containe... more

Quentin Roosevelt in the strawberry patch

Quentin Roosevelt in the strawberry patch

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt picking strawberries at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Theodore Roosevelt his career in pictures and biographical sketch

Theodore Roosevelt his career in pictures and biographical sketch

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Malcolm, Alexander, des... more

[Quentin Roosevelt on pony beside White House policeman]
Three year old Emperor of China, Pu Yi

Three year old Emperor of China, Pu Yi

Pu Yi, throne name Hsuantung, on the right. On the left is his father, Prince Chun, the Regent, holding a younger brother. From the Gilliams Press Syndicate. George Grantham Bain Collection. No. 737-1.

[Princess Juliana, future queen of the Netherlands, full-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, at small table, with toys]

[Princess Juliana, future queen of the Netherlands, full-length portra...

142952 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by American Press Association, N.Y. "Origineel Guy de Coral".

[News photographers photographing Paulina Longworth, daughter of Nick and Alice Longworth, being held by woman on sidewalk, Washington, D.C.]

[News photographers photographing Paulina Longworth, daughter of Nick ...

"Copyrighted and non-copyrighted prints must be credited National Photo" National Photo Company Collection.

And up!

And up!

Photograph shows Maynard White, in water after a dive, next to a boat, Little Good Harbor, Maine.

3rd Position

3rd Position

Photograph shows Maynard White, diving into water, Little Good Harbor, Maine.

1st Position

1st Position

Photograph shows a side view of Maynard White, on a diving board with his arms raised, preparing to dive, Little Good Harbor, Maine. Title from item. In album: The seventh thousanth [sic] and eighth hundredth a... more

2d Position

2d Position

Photograph shows a back view of Maynard White, on a diving board with his arms raised, preparing to dive, Little Good Harbor, Maine. Title from item. In album: The seventh thousanth [sic] and eighth hundredth a... more

The seventh thousanth [sic] and eighth hundredth and sixty third --- Performance at the diving board, L.G.H., 1911

The seventh thousanth [sic] and eighth hundredth and sixty third --- P...

Cover of album with title written in ink. Album includes images of Maynard White diving at Little Good Harbor, Maine. Title from item. In album: The seventh thousanth [sic] and eighth hundredth and sixty third ... more

Lincoln as boy

Lincoln as boy

K77522 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005... more

Mrs. Harry K. Thaw, Evelyn Nesbit-Thaw, & child

Mrs. Harry K. Thaw, Evelyn Nesbit-Thaw, & child

Photograph shows Evelyn Nesbit, wearing a feathered bird hat, and her son Russell William Thaw. Title from item. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden with saints Catherine and Barbara]

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden wit...

Photograph of an unidentified woodcut, fifteenth century, northern European. On slide: Red seal sticker. Possibly photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam ... more

[Reproduction of print showing Christ Child in a garden with basket of roses]

[Reproduction of print showing Christ Child in a garden with basket of...

Photograph of a German woodcut, 1470, as reproduced in Manuel de l'amateur de la gravure sur bois et sur métal au XV siècle, volume 1, Berlin, 1891. With verse based on the vision of Heinrich Seuse. On slide (... more

Portrait of a young boy, standing outside, possibly Sylvester McCauley, Rosa Parks' brother, at age two?

Portrait of a young boy, standing outside, possibly Sylvester McCauley...

Title devised by Library staff. "2 1/2" handwritten on back of print. Forms part of: Visual Materials from the Rosa Parks Papers (Library of Congress).

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden with saints Catherine and Barbara]

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden wit...

Photograph of an unidentified woodcut, fifteenth century, northern European. On slide (printed): Red outline flower design, "Set no.," "Slide No.," and "Title" (all blank). Also, two black stroke marks. Possibl... more

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden with saints Catherine and Barbara]

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden wit...

Photograph of an unidentified woodcut, fifteenth century, northern European. On slide: Red seal sticker. Possibly photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam ... more

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden with saints Catherine and Barbara]

[Reproduction of print showing Virgin and Christ Child in a garden wit...

Photograph of an unidentified woodcut, fifteenth century, northern European. On slide "Set no.," "Slide No.," and "Title" (all blank). Possibly photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Title, date, and subjec... more

Little Adrienne Mayer pins the health ribbon on General [John J.] Pershing and sells him his Tuberculosis Christmas Seals
Woodrow Wilson stops on his daily drive to purchase Tuberculosis Seals from Sylvia Suter, a little Health Crusader

Woodrow Wilson stops on his daily drive to purchase Tuberculosis Seals...

Girl standing on running board of Wilson's car, with Wilson seated in back. No. 27819. Photographic print by National Photo Co. Photograph of a composite photograph.

Katharine Meyer, daughter of Eugene Meyer, managing director of the War Finance Corp., snapped at the Riding and Hunt Club today on "Seewandda" an entry in the coming National Capital Horse Show

Katharine Meyer, daughter of Eugene Meyer, managing director of the Wa...

National Photo Company Collection. In album: Lot 12298, vol. 2, p. 21. No. 39743.

David Shepard--home movies

David Shepard--home movies

Home movie footage of David Shepard from 1942-43 when he's about 4 years old. David's brother Don confirmed identification of footage. In one scene young David is playing with a reel of film. Filmed on Kodachro... more

Winners in the annual award of the Original Amateur Hours Left to right: Nancy Cirillo, 16, (second prize), Gladys Knight, 8, (first prize) and Helen Hess, 35, (third prize).

Winners in the annual award of the Original Amateur Hours Left to righ...

Notation on verso: Gladys hugs loving cup she won in Original Amateur Hour radio show. She also copped $2000 by singing "Too Young." NYWT&S staff photograph. Title from news agency caption on item. Forms part o... more

Winston during early years

Winston during early years

During Churchill's final illness, early photographs of his life were published including: four year old Churchill, full-length, standing, held by his mother, Lady Randolph Churchill (left) three-quarter-length,... more

Princess of Sikkim

Princess of Sikkim

Photograph shows princess Hope Lezzum, half-length portrait, facing front, Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke,... more

Royal baby playing with Queen Mother during ceremony

Royal baby playing with Queen Mother during ceremony

Photograph shows Prince Palden Gyumed Namgyal with his grandmother at the coronation of his father, King Palden Thondup Namgyal, Gangtok, Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of th... more

Khentse Rinpoche [i.e., Jamyang Khyentse]

Khentse Rinpoche [i.e., Jamyang Khyentse]

Photograph shows Jamyang Khyentse (Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche), a young lama, seated behind a table, Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr... more

Jean Balukas lines one up in Grand Central Station / World Telegram & Sun photo by John Bottega.

Jean Balukas lines one up in Grand Central Station / World Telegram & ...

Photograph shows Jean Balukas, age six, playing pool in Grand Central Station. NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Holiest reincarnate in Sikkim with teacher, Mt. Khangchondzonga [in] background

Holiest reincarnate in Sikkim with teacher, Mt. Khangchondzonga [in] b...

Photograph shows a young lama, Jamyang Khyentse, with his teacher, in Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Libr... more

[Jamyang Khyentse, full-length portrait, standing, mountains in background, Sikkim]

[Jamyang Khyentse, full-length portrait, standing, mountains in backgr...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

[Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim; and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim with their children Hope Leezum and Palden Gyumed, seated on cloth on the ground ]

[Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim; and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikk...

Title devised by Library staff. Label in color reference copy slide page: "Formal royal family shoot, 1971." Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also rep... more

Postcard from Ehrich Weiss to his mother

Postcard from Ehrich Weiss to his mother

At the age of twelve, Ehrich Weiss ran away from home in an effort to earn money and to alleviate his family's grinding poverty. This is the earliest sample of Houdini's handwriting in the collections of the L... more

Nicholas, Archie & Quentin & the dog

Nicholas, Archie & Quentin & the dog

Photograph showing boys and dog playing on the lawn at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Archie & Quentin making the suds for soap bubbler

Archie & Quentin making the suds for soap bubbler

Photograph showing Archie and Quentin Roosevelt blowing bubbles at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

Listening to a story

Listening to a story

Photograph showing Walter Russell sitting on a beach with Nicholas and Quentin Roosevelt as dog digs a hole in sand at Sagamore Hill. The identification of the newspaperman Russell (formerly thought to be Edwar... more

Quentin Roosevelt catching June bugs

Quentin Roosevelt catching June bugs

Photograph showing Quentin Roosevelt in a field of daisies at Sagamore Hill. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Title from item.

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