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Triplicus visus, directi, reflexi & refracti, de quo optica disputat, argumenta

Triplicus visus, directi, reflexi & refracti, de quo optica disputat, ...

Illustration showing aspects of optics: Battle scene with Archimedes' mirrors using sun to defend city of Syracuse against sailing ships, a rainbow, elephants crossing long bridge drawn in perspective, nude man... more

Constantinopolitanæ urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, Constantinopolis Rombout van den Hoeÿe excudit

Constantinopolitanæ urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, Constantinopolis...

Print shows bird's-eye view of Constantinople with prominent features identified by number, also shows two men walking with dogs in the lower right foreground; includes eight lines of verse in Latin, Dutch, and... more

Etat abregé de la maison du grand seigneur, de ses revenus et le gouvernement civil, militaire et ecclesiastiques de cet empire

Etat abregé de la maison du grand seigneur, de ses revenus et le gouve...

Print shows bird's-eye view of Constantinople (after Merian, showing men with camels in the lower right foreground), view of the Sultan's palace, and a view of the Ayasofya Müzesi; includes extensive text about... more

Smyrne / C. Allard exc. cum priv. ord. Holl. et Westsv.

Smyrne / C. Allard exc. cum priv. ord. Holl. et Westsv.

Turkish man with gun and powder horn, possibly a soldier, and veiled woman with caravan and fictitious view of İzmir, Turkey, in distance. Illus. in: La galerie agreable du monde ... / Pieter van der Aa. Leide,... more

[Title page of Traite des pierres, with townscape headpiece and decorated initial P]

[Title page of Traite des pierres, with townscape headpiece and decora...

Illus. in: Traite des pierres / Theophrastus. Paris : Chez J.T. Herissant, 1754. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 197.

An exact prospect of Charlestown, the metropolis of the province of South Carolina

An exact prospect of Charlestown, the metropolis of the province of So...

Print shows a view of the waterfront at Charleston harbor, Charleston, South Carolina, with several ships and small boats in the harbor and men, some with fishing nets, standing on a bit of land in the lower le... more

A view of the city of the Havana, taken from the road near Colonel Howe's battery Vue de la ville de la Havane prise du chemin pres de la batterie du Colonel Howe = Vista de la Ciudad de la Havana desde el camino de la bateria del Coronel Howe / / drawn by Elias Durnford Engineer ; etch'd by Paul Sandby ; engraved by Edw'd Rooker.

A view of the city of the Havana, taken from the road near Colonel How...

Print showing a group of people resting or having a picnic, with distant view of the harbor and city of Havana. Title from item. Trimmed within plate mark.

A perspective view of Montreal in Canada

A perspective view of Montreal in Canada

Print shows a view of Montréal from across the Saint Lawrence River.

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Monte Vue du Port et ville de la Havane prise de Jesu del Monte = Vista del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havana desde Jesus del Monte / / drawn by Elias Durnford, Engineer ; engraved by T. Morris.

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Mont...

Print showing a two-wheeled coach without horse, a saddled horse grazing nearby, two men sitting on the ground resting, and a woman approaching them; distant view over many palm trees of the harbor and city of ... more

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Monte Vue du Port et ville de la Havane prise de Jesu del Monte = Vista del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havana desde Jesus del Monte / / drawn by Elias Durnford, Engineer ; engraved by T. Morris.

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Mont...

Print showing a two-wheeled coach without horse, a saddled horse grazing nearby, two men sitting on the ground resting, and a woman approaching them; distant view over many palm trees of the harbor and city of ... more

A view of Charles Town the capital of South Carolina in North America Vue de Charles Town capitale de la Carolina du Sud dans l'Amérique Septentrionale engraved by C. Canot from an original painting of T. Mellish, in the collection of Mr. John Bowles

A view of Charles Town the capital of South Carolina in North America ...

Print shows ships in the harbor at Charleston, South Carolina, with distant view of the city in the background. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Str... more

An east view of Montreal, in Canada Vue orientale de Montréal, en Canada / / drawn on the spot by Thomas Patten ; engraved by P. Canot.

An east view of Montreal, in Canada Vue orientale de Montréal, en Cana...

Print shows a view of Montréal from across the Saint Lawrence River, with ships in the foreground, and a legend identifying the General Hospital, the "Recollects," St. Sulpicius, the nunnery, the Jesuit's Churc... more

Vuë de la place capitale a Quebeck. Prospect des haupt plazes der untern Stadt zu Quebec Vuë de la place capitale dans la Ville basse a Quebec / / gravé par Francois Xav. Habermann.

Vuë de la place capitale a Quebeck. Prospect des haupt plazes der unte...

Print shows street view with soldiers marching, and pedestrians in Québec; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city. Title from item (as characteristic of optical prints, title is printed i... more

Vuë de la basse ville a Quebeck. Prospect von der untern stadt in Quebec gegen St. Laurenz fluss Vuë de la basse ville a Quebec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / / gravé par Francois Xav. Habermann.

Vuë de la basse ville a Quebeck. Prospect von der untern stadt in Queb...

Print shows the harbor at Québec, one ship at anchor, men working loading or unloading a boat, and merchandise on shore; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city. Title from item (as charac... more

Vue de la basse ville à Québec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / gravé par François Xav. Habermann.

Vue de la basse ville à Québec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / gravé par ...

Print shows the harbor at Québec, one ship at anchor, men working loading or unloading a boat, and merchandise on shore; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city. Title from item. Published... more

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England - and the landing of --- troops in the year 1768, in consequence of letters from Gov. Bernard, the commissioners, &c. to the British ministry / P. Revere.

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England -...

Print shows eight British warships (numbered and identified in bottom margin) in the harbor with Boston in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: Edes & Gill's North-American almanack, and Massachusetts re... more

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imperial Majesty Alexander 1st. by his much obliged humble servant J.A. Atkinson / drawn on the spot by J.A. Atkinson, from the observatory of the Academy of Sciences.

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imper...

Print showing panoramic view of St. Petersburg, including Academy of Arts, colleges, Cronstad (i.e., Kronshtadt), warehouses, and the Gottorp Globe. Title from item. Title also in French. Plate 3 of 4. Includes... more

Vue intérieure d'une partie du Moscou, prise des Hauteurs à droite de la Yaousa / Cadolle delt. ; lithoge. par Deroy.

Vue intérieure d'une partie du Moscou, prise des Hauteurs à droite de ...

Print showing a view of the countryside from along the "Yaousa" River with the city of Moscow in the distance. Title from item.

Abattoir at Montmartre Pont au change drawn by A. Pugin ; engraved by H. Wallis

Abattoir at Montmartre Pont au change drawn by A. Pugin ; engraved by ...

Prints show, on the top, slaughterhouses with livestock in the foreground at Montmartre, with men trying to drive the animals toward the buildings; and on the bottom, a bridge, the Pont au Change, spanning the ... more

Vista de puebla de Los Angeles C. Nebel del. ; lith. Mialhe Fesr. St. Honoré 357 ; Deroy lith

Vista de puebla de Los Angeles C. Nebel del. ; lith. Mialhe Fesr. St. ...

Print shows a distant view, looking east toward the Santa Anna Mountains, of the cityscape of Los Angeles with low stone or adobe buildings in the foreground and two snowcapped mountains in the background Title... more

View of Worcester, Mass. taken from Union Hill / P. Anderson del. ; on stone by R. Cooke ; T. Moore's Lithography, Boston.

View of Worcester, Mass. taken from Union Hill / P. Anderson del. ; on...

Print shows a cityscape view of Worcester, Massachusetts, from an elevated vantage point on Union Hill, with a river in the foreground on which is a canal boat drawn by two horses or mules, and railroads approa... more

Baltimore / Swett ; P. Haas sc.

Baltimore / Swett ; P. Haas sc.

Print showing a man leaning on a fence, looking in the direction of Baltimore, Maryland. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress by N. Hickman, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Maryla... more

Bloomington, Iowa / painted and litho. by J.C. Wild.

Bloomington, Iowa / painted and litho. by J.C. Wild.

Print shows five men with two horses in a flatboat, a man in a rowboat, small sailboats, and steamboats, one named "Iowa Falcon", on the Mississippi River passing Muscatine, Iowa, with a view of the city showin... more

Naniwa Higashibori tekkyō no zu

Naniwa Higashibori tekkyō no zu

Japanese print shows people crossing a bridge on foot and on horseback. Title from item. Annotations, stamps, etc. on verso of print: 172; 47623a (white label). Aratame date seal is illegible. Earlier control n... more

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Print shows a section of a panorama of Istanbul made from a minaret of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia, including the university founded by the Sultan (?), the Hippodrome, the Sultanahmet M... more

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Print shows a section of a panorama of Istanbul made from a minaret of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia, including the fountain of Ahmed (Ahmet) III in the foreground, with the Gulf of Nicom... more

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Print shows a section of a panorama of Istanbul made from a minaret of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia, including St. Irene Church, the treasury, the mint, and the walled gardens around Top... more

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Panorama de Constantinople, pris d'un des minarets de Ste. Sophie

Print shows a section of a panorama of Istanbul made from a minaret of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia, from the Port of the Golden Horn to the Eyüp suburb. Title from plate list. Illus. in... more

City of Montreal J. Walker sc. Montreal

City of Montreal J. Walker sc. Montreal

Print shows an elevated view of the city of Montreal, Québec, showing many buildings and churches, the Notre-Dame Basilica, the Pont Victoria, a railroad bridge spanning the Saint Lawrence River, and a bit of t... more

Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., Cal. / From nature & on stone by Kuchel & Dresel, 176 Clay St., S.F. Print by Britton & Rey.

Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., Cal. / From nature & on stone by Kuchel ...

Exchange; Amon Carter Museum; (DLC/PP-1975:230). Title from item.

Bridgeport Conn. and environs, from Old Mill Hill / WS ;  drawn from nature & on stone by W. Stængel, 66 Cannon St. ; print of A. Weingartner's Lithy, 87 Fulton St. N.Y.

Bridgeport Conn. and environs, from Old Mill Hill / WS ; drawn from n...

Print showing cityscape view of Bridgeport, Connecticut from a nearby hill. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by John Cornwall, in the Clerk's Office of the District of Connecticut.

View of Washington City, D.C. lith. by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles St. Baltimore Md

View of Washington City, D.C. lith. by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles ...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground, the Smithsonian and the Washington Monument in the middle distance on the left, and Pennsylvania Avenue in... more

View of Baltimore City, Md., from the North lith. & print by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles St. Baltimore

View of Baltimore City, Md., from the North lith. & print by E. Sachse...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Baltimore, Maryland from the north, showing the Washington Monument in foreground. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by E. Sachse & Co. in t... more

View of Washington City, D.C. lith. by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles St. Baltimore

View of Washington City, D.C. lith. by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles ...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground, the Smithsonian and the Washington Monument in the middle distance on the left, and Pennsylvania Avenue in... more

View of Washington City, D.C. West front of the U.S. Capitol lith. by E. Sachse & Co. 104 S. Charles St. Baltimore

View of Washington City, D.C. West front of the U.S. Capitol lith. by ...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking east with the west facade of the U.S. Capitol in the foreground and the Anacostia River in the middle distance. Title from item. Publication date based ... more

Plaza de Armas, City of Mexico, showing the Cathedral, Sagrario, and National Palace

Plaza de Armas, City of Mexico, showing the Cathedral, Sagrario, and N...

Photographic print shows cityscape print of a large square surrounded by buildings. Illus. in: A trip to Mexico : being notes of a journey from Lake Erie to Lake Tezcuco and back... / By H.C.R. Becher. Toronto ... more

View of Washington City

View of Washington City

Print showing a bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C., with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground, and the Washington Monument in the background. 5588A U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. This print a reissue fr... more

The Paseo, City of Mexico, equestrian statue of Charles V, Chapultepec, the aqueduct, Plaza de Toros

The Paseo, City of Mexico, equestrian statue of Charles V, Chapultepec...

Photographic print shows cityscape print of Mexico City. Illus. in: A trip to Mexico : being notes of a journey from Lake Erie to Lake Tezcuco and back... / By H.C.R. Becher. Toronto : Willing and Williamson, 1... more

City of Louisville / A.C. Warren ; E.P. Brandard.

City of Louisville / A.C. Warren ; E.P. Brandard.

Ohio River with bridge in foreground, buildings of Louisville in background. 11661C U.S. Copyright Office. Steel engraving by E.P. Brandard after A.C. Warren. Published in William Cullen Bryant, Picturesque Ame... more

[La Crosse, Wisc. 1873]

[La Crosse, Wisc. 1873]

Print showing La Crosse, Wisconsin from vantage point on the Mississippi River with the "Belle of La Crosse" steamboat at dock and a steam "Transfer Boat" the "Alex. McGregor" with two barges on the river, also... more

New York, / print by G. Schlegel, 97 William St. N.Y.

New York, / print by G. Schlegel, 97 William St. N.Y.

Bird's-eye view of New York with Central Park in the foreground.

Zaltieri

Zaltieri

Part of Venice, with boat in foreground.

Siena / Joseph Pennell.

Siena / Joseph Pennell.

Road curving uphill towards Siena.

San Gimignano / Jo Pennell.

San Gimignano / Jo Pennell.

Hill with trees and city in background. Signed and dated on plate; signed in pencil below the plate. Wuerth 52.

[Long Venice] / [butterfly monogram].

[Long Venice] / [butterfly monogram].

Print showing long horizontal view of Venice from a lagoon. Title from Kennedy. Signed on plate with butterfly and in pencil on tab with butterfly and imp. From: Second Venice Set (Twenty-six etchings). Kennedy... more

Golden Gate from Berkeley Heights

Golden Gate from Berkeley Heights

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51311". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

Lower Peachtree Street

Lower Peachtree Street

Print shows view of lower Peachtree Street with Lester's Book Store, the Flatiron Building, Piedmont Hotel, and the Candler Building visible, also shows trolley cars. Title from item. Illus. in: Souvenir of Atl... more

Whitehall Street - shopping district

Whitehall Street - shopping district

Print shows view of Whitehall Street with carriages and electric trolley cars along the street and pedestrians on the sidewalks. Title from item. Illus. in: Souvenir of Atlanta, Georgia.

Park Square in 1837 from a rare contemporary lithograph drawn on stone by Robert Sturn

Park Square in 1837 from a rare contemporary lithograph drawn on stone...

Print shows a view of Park Square, Boston, Massachusetts, from across the Charles River with railroad or pedestrian bridges on the right, a large building labeled "Panorama" at right center, a church in the dis... more

Billings, Montana. County-seat of Yellowstone County. 1904

Billings, Montana. County-seat of Yellowstone County. 1904

On print: "For sale only by Austin North Bank, Billings, Montana." On print: "Copyright 1904 by H. Wellge, Milwaukee, Wis., Publisher." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 452

Skyscrapers from the Gladstone

Skyscrapers from the Gladstone

View of downtown Philadelphia, including City Hall, from the Gladstone Hotel. [His Philadelphia series] Wuerth, 312. Edition of 25. Signed on stone. Title and other information from Beall. American prints in th... more

A perspective view of Quebec drawn on the spot / Hulett fecit.

A perspective view of Quebec drawn on the spot / Hulett fecit.

Ship and two sailboats in foreground; Quebec in background. Title from item.

The town of Boston in New England and British ships of war landing their troops! 1768

The town of Boston in New England and British ships of war landing the...

Title from item. Print is a restrike from shortened plate for original print with loss to text of cartouche and row of ships in the foreground. Text of cartouche in lower right corner: To the Earl of Hillsborou... more

View of the bridge over Charles River

View of the bridge over Charles River

Print shows view from Atkins Wharf of the bridge across the Charles River, two couples sightseeing in the foreground, and buildings in the background. Title from item. Engraved for the Massachusetts Magazine, S... more

View of the city of Boston from Breeds Hill in Charlestown / del. & engraved by S. Hill.

View of the city of Boston from Breeds Hill in Charlestown / del. & en...

Print shows the harbor and waterfront of the city of Boston with buildings in the background. Title from item. Illus. from: The Massachusetts magazine, or, Monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment... more

Boulogne-sur-Mer Vue prise à vol d'oiseau / / Dessiné par A. Guesdon.

Boulogne-sur-Mer Vue prise à vol d'oiseau / / Dessiné par A. Guesdon.

Print showing the city of Boulogne-sur-Mer as a bird's-eye view, with the harbor, the walled old town, and many buildings including the cathedral. Title from item.

The Balla Hissar and city of Caubul from the upper part of the citadel

The Balla Hissar and city of Caubul from the upper part of the citadel

Illustration shows Afghan men standing on a hill overlooking the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, including the Bālā Ḥiṣār fortress. Lithograph by Louis and Charles Haghe after drawing by James Atkinson. Title from ... more

Bethlehem, Pa. From the west / drawn from nature and on stone by Fr. Kilian.

Bethlehem, Pa. From the west / drawn from nature and on stone by Fr. K...

View of Bethlehem, including separate views of churches, seminaries, factories, Lehigh River and canal.

San Francisco, 1850 / P.S. Duval's Steam Lith. Press, Philada.

San Francisco, 1850 / P.S. Duval's Steam Lith. Press, Philada.

View of San Francisco and bay. Copyright by Theodore T. Johnson.

Golden City, C.T. - looking west / sketched by A.E. Mathews.

Golden City, C.T. - looking west / sketched by A.E. Mathews.

Print shows bird's-eye view of Golden City, Jefferson County, Colorado Territory. Title from item.

Black Hawk, Colo., 1882--Looking south east

Black Hawk, Colo., 1882--Looking south east

Panorama with two inserts of mills. Copyright by J.J. Stoner, Madison, Wis.

New York, from Brooklyn, 1915 / J. Pennell.

New York, from Brooklyn, 1915 / J. Pennell.

Etching showing the skyline of New York City from Brooklyn in 1915. Signed in pencil. 3rd state; new lines added on the clouds. Library has seven impressions; additional work on six. Wuerth, 671 American prints... more

The Balla Hissar and city of Caubul from the upper part of the citadel

The Balla Hissar and city of Caubul from the upper part of the citadel

Illustration shows Afghan men standing on a hill overlooking the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, including the Bālā Ḥiṣār fortress. Lithograph by Louis and Charles Haghe after drawing by James Atkinson. Title from ... more

[Isle de la Cité, Paris] / Whistler.

[Isle de la Cité, Paris] / Whistler.

Print shows bird's-eye view of Paris with bridges across the Seine in the foreground.

[Isle de la Cité, Paris] / Whistler.

[Isle de la Cité, Paris] / Whistler.

Print shows bird's-eye view of Paris with bridges across the Seine in the foreground.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain ...

Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image. Copyright by Currier & Ives, N.Y. Available also through the Library o... more

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain ...

Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain ...

Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain ...

Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain ...

Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Capitol Looking west / / Lith. & print by A. Sachse & Co.

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Cap...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. with vignettes of prominent government and cultural buildings, and monuments depicted along the sides and bottom of the image. Copyright by A. Sachse & Co., Baltimore, Md. Av... more

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Capitol Looking west / / Lith. & print by A. Sachse & Co.

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Cap...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. with vignettes of prominent government and cultural buildings, and monuments depicted along the sides and bottom of the image.

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Capitol Looking west / / Lith. & print by A. Sachse & Co.

Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Cap...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. with vignettes of prominent government and cultural buildings, and monuments depicted along the sides and bottom of the image.

View of Richmond from the church hill / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. of E. Sachse & Co. No. 3 N. Liberty str., Baltimore, Md.

View of Richmond from the church hill / drawn from nature and on stone...

Print shows a cityscape view of Richmond, Virginia. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1851 by Casimir Bohn in the clerks office of the District Court of the District of Columbia.... more

View of Richmond from the church hill / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. of E. Sachse & Co. No. 3 N. Liberty str., Baltimore, Md.

View of Richmond from the church hill / drawn from nature and on stone...

Print shows a cityscape view of Richmond, Virginia. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1851 by Casimir Bohn in the clerks office of the District Court of the District of Columbia.... more

View of Pottsville Taken from Sharp Mountain & respectfully dedicated to the enterprising citizens of the Coal Region by J.R. Smith / / J.R. Smith, junr. del. ; J.R. Smith, senr. sculpt.

View of Pottsville Taken from Sharp Mountain & respectfully dedicated ...

Bird's-eye view of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, with remarque showing a man standing at the entrance to a coal mine. J.R. Smith, Drawing Academy Philada. Hand-written below image: Colored by W.E. Smith. Forms part... more

View of Pottsville Taken from Sharp Mountain & respectfully dedicated to the enterprising citizens of the Coal Region by J.R. Smith / / J.R. Smith, junr. del. ; J.R. Smith, senr. sculpt.

View of Pottsville Taken from Sharp Mountain & respectfully dedicated ...

Bird's-eye view of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, with remarque showing a man standing at the entrance to a coal mine. J.R. Smith, Drawing Academy Philada. Hand-written below image: Colored by W.E. Smith. Forms part... more

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. and print in colors by E. Sachse & Comp.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lit...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground. Copyright by E. Sachse & Co. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. and print in colors by E. Sachse & Comp.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lit...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. and print in colors by E. Sachse & Comp.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lit...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lith. and print in colors by E. Sachse & Comp.

View of Washington / drawn from nature and on stone by E. Sachse ; lit...

Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

New York: a birdseye view from the harbor, showing Manhattan Island in its surroundings, with various points of interest in the city and the location of Rogers, Peet & Co.'s building, the exact center of the clothing trade in New York City

New York: a birdseye view from the harbor, showing Manhattan Island in...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4817

New York: a birdseye view from the harbor, showing Manhattan Island in its surroundings, with various points of interest in the city and the location of Rogers, Peet & Co.'s building, the exact center of the clothing trade in New York City

New York: a birdseye view from the harbor, showing Manhattan Island in...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4817

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

Bird's-eye view of Chicago, Illinois from above Lake Michigan; prominent features listed below image. 7715 1874 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Currier & Ives, New York. Available also through the Library o... more

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

Bird's-eye view of Chicago, Illinois from above Lake Michigan; prominent features listed below image.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

Bird's-eye view of Chicago, Illinois from above Lake Michigan; prominent features listed below image.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

The City of Chicago / sketched & drawn on stone by Parsons & Atwater.

Bird's-eye view of Chicago, Illinois from above Lake Michigan; prominent features listed below image.

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone by J. Bachman[n].

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone ...

Bird's-eye view of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground; prominent features numbered with key below image. Copyright by A. Guerber & Co., N. York. Available als... more

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone by J. Bachman[n].

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone ...

Bird's-eye view of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground; prominent features numbered with key below image.

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone by J. Bachman[n].

Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn / drawn from nature & on stone ...

Bird's-eye view of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground; prominent features numbered with key below image.

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