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Corn ears and stalks

Corn ears and stalks

Illus. in: John Gerard, The Herball, or, Generall historie of plantes. London, 1597, p. 75. Reference copy may be in LOT 4434 B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracing... more

[4 illus. of Indians: warrior in armor; woman grinding maize; woman wearing ornamental chains and necklaces; woman holding baby and ear of corn]

[4 illus. of Indians: warrior in armor; woman grinding maize; woman we...

Illus. in: Samuel Champlain, Voyages et Descouvertes..., 1619, fol. 87 verso. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Indians Misc.... more

British Colonies in North America, 1775, Table of Exports from South Carolina: Rice, Indigo, Hemp, Indian Corn

British Colonies in North America, 1775, Table of Exports from South C...

Table of Exports from South Carolina: Rice, Indigo, Hemp, Indian Corn

Amity enterprise

Amity enterprise

Print shows a Native man sitting on a log on the left, a bundle of arrows at his feet and a tomahawk peace pipe between his legs, he is offering an ear of corn to a pioneer who is sitting on a tree stump on the... more

[Miners panning for gold ; entering a mine shaft ; miners with equipment ; and miners cooking at camp] / Lith. of Britton & Rey, California St. corn. Montgomery St., S. Francisco.

[Miners panning for gold ; entering a mine shaft ; miners with equipme...

Pictorial lettersheet shows four images of mining life; attached blank leaf.

James Stuart hung by the vigilance committee on Market St. wharf on the 11th of July 1851 ; Immense multitude present - 500 of the vigilance committee on duty at the execution / / Publ. & lith. by Justh Quirot & Co., Calif. corn. Montg. Sts. S.F.

James Stuart hung by the vigilance committee on Market St. wharf on th...

Pictorial lettersheet shows man hanging from scaffolding surrounded by spectators; with attached blank leaf. Title from item. Baird, California pictorial letter sheets, no. 121. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2011:179.13

Stockton ; June 1st, 1852 / / Lith. & publd. by Britton & Rey, corn. Montgry. & Cala. Sts., San Francisco.

Stockton ; June 1st, 1852 / / Lith. & publd. by Britton & Rey, corn. M...

Pictorial lettersheet shows view of gold mining town and waterway.

Husking the corn in New England

Husking the corn in New England

Corn husking party in barn. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1858 Nov. 13, p. 728.

"Get the best." Light! More light!! better light !!! Hanson's corn oil! ... H. P. Hanson & Co., proprietors and manufacturers, 85 Union Street Boston, Mass. Boston. Wright & Potter, proprietors and manufacturers 85 Union Street, Boston, Mass. Bo

"Get the best." Light! More light!! better light !!! Hanson's corn oil...

Handwritten on verso: 563. 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 66, Folder 17a.

Corn piled up on forward deck

Corn piled up on forward deck

Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-29. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.956) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Title page to The resources of Mexico..., by D. W. Seager]

[Title page to The resources of Mexico..., by D. W. Seager]

Title page with illustration showing a man carrying corn stalks.

Title page to The resources of Mexico..., by D. W. Seager

Title page to The resources of Mexico..., by D. W. Seager

Title page with illustration showing a man carrying corn stalks. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The resources of Mexico, apart from the precious metals; by D. W. Seager. Mexico : Printed by J. White... more

U.S. Reports: Halliday v. Hamilton, 78 U.S. (11 Wall.) 560 (1871)

U.S. Reports: Halliday v. Hamilton, 78 U.S. (11 Wall.) 560 (1871)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 78; Wallace Volume 11; December Term, 1870; Halliday v. Hamilton

Schmidlapp's live oak distillery, fine copper distilled bourbon whisky

Schmidlapp's live oak distillery, fine copper distilled bourbon whisky

9106 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

U.S. Reports: Shrewsbury v. United States, 85 U.S. (18 Wall.) 664 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Shrewsbury v. United States, 85 U.S. (18 Wall.) 664 (187...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 85; Wallace Volume 18; October Term, 1873; Shrewsbury v. United States

U.S. Reports: Salomon v. United States, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 17 (1873)

U.S. Reports: Salomon v. United States, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 17 (1873)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 86; Wallace Volume 19; October Term, 1873; Salomon v. United States

Joseph Exley (Ehley), West Union.
Mr. Willis, Broken Bow, Nebraska

Mr. Willis, Broken Bow, Nebraska

summary: Note what appears to be ears of corn hanging in the trees. original size: 6x8

Chapman, Custer County, near Walworth, Nebraska.

Chapman, Custer County, near Walworth, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the corn growing on the roof. original size: 6x8

Mort Burger, near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Nebraska.

Mort Burger, near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note the corn growing on the roof original size: 6x8

Mr. Adam Hannawald and family, Merna, Nebraska

Mr. Adam Hannawald and family, Merna, Nebraska

summary: Photographer's annotation: "The three people in the picture are Adam Hannawald, Amthy, his wife and Nettie, his daughter." In 1974, S. T. Lyon, Jr. Also identifies Nettie Hannawald appearing in RG26... more

Photographer's note: at the Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.

Photographer's note: at the Custer County fair, Broken Bow, Nebraska.

summary: Photographer's note: "Exhibit of the Delano Bros., Oconto, Nebraska" original size: 6x8

Pfrehm Family Home, North part of Custer County, Nebraska.

Pfrehm Family Home, North part of Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Henry Pfrehm home in north Custer County, 188?. Identified by James P. Murray of Sargent and J.F. Shafer of Lincoln, Nebraska. Note the portrait photographs on the table. original size: 6x8

Southeast Custer County, Nebraska.
Bufford's vegetable cards, no. 790-4 [corn] / Bufford.

Bufford's vegetable cards, no. 790-4 [corn] / Bufford.

Print shows an old man, wearing a corn cob costume, with tassle skirt and a large leaf for a cape, facing left, playing a cornet, with corn growing in the background. S24955 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from it... more

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

Joseph Beckwith sod homestead
"A typical western Nebraska homestead." or "My little German home across the sea."  Custer County, Nebraska.

"A typical western Nebraska homestead." or "My little German home acro...

summary: Photographer's note: "Think he is the Ansley barber." original size: 6x8

[Corn barn, Ambar]

[Corn barn, Ambar]

Two men putting corn in or taking corn out of corn crib on posts, Ambarchik (?), Transcaucasia, Russia. James Guthrie Harbord Collection. No. 2712.

East Custer County, Nebraska.
Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

East Custer County, Nebraska.

East Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Shocked corn appears in the background. One of the men is holding carpenter's tools. original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

East Custer County, Nebraska.

East Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note the broken ribbons of sod in the foreground, ready to be cut into sod bricks. original size: 6x8

Stock ranch in northeast Custer County, Nebraska.

Stock ranch in northeast Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: An impressive corn field is visible in the background original size: 6x8

West Union, Custer County, Nebraska.
Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Matthews and family, Custer County, Nebraska.

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Matthews and family, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the root cellar near the house. In August of 1960, Mrs. Lawrence Lade identified the adults as Joseph and his wife, Castarah, who was pregnant with their daughter, Nellie. In 1996, Jack Cu... more

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

Couple and seven children in front of a sod house, Custer County, Nebraska.

Couple and seven children in front of a sod house, Custer County, Nebr...

summary: Note: This photograph is captioned: "Using all his farm. Corn is planted up to the door." Also, three of the girls wear dresses made of the same material. original size: 6x8

Watson, north part of Custer County, Nebraska.

Watson, north part of Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Copy negative was made by Dewell. original size: 6x8

Man peddling corn husks to be used as wrapping paper

Man peddling corn husks to be used as wrapping paper

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by C. B. Waite, San Juan de Letrán No. 5, Mexico City.

Tom Young, north of Gates, north Custer County, Nebraska.

Tom Young, north of Gates, north Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Identified by Mr. V.M. Bates, October 18, 1932. original size: 6x8

[Corn (i.e. wheat) exchange hall with tower of town hall, Leyden, (i.e., Leiden) Holland]

[Corn (i.e. wheat) exchange hall with tower of town hall, Leyden, (i.e...

Photo shows the Korenbrug bridge and grain exchange. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009) Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c190... more

[Peasants grinding corn at Jerusalem, Holy Land]

[Peasants grinding corn at Jerusalem, Holy Land]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "15135". Forms part of: Views of the Holy Land in the Photochrom print collection.

Southwest Custer County, Nebraska
Philip Zareb between Callaway and Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska.

Philip Zareb between Callaway and Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Identified by Deputy Sheriff E.M. Thompson and C.R. Luce, postmaster of Broken Bow and W.R. Glaze, October 24, 1932. original size: 6x8

C. T.  Holliday ranch  near Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska.

C. T. Holliday ranch near Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: "Mr. Holliday is an old timer in Custer County, and served two terms as Sheriff." Solomon D. Butcher, PIONEER HISTORY OF CUSTER COUNTY, NEBRASKA. p. 22 original size: 6x8

Southwest Custer County, Nebraska.
William Engles, Triumph Post Office, South Loup, west of Callaway, Custer County, Nebraska.

William Engles, Triumph Post Office, South Loup, west of Callaway, Cus...

summary: Note: The family is playing croquet. original size: 6x8

East of Callaway, near the South Loup River, Custer County, Nebraska.

East of Callaway, near the South Loup River, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: This is an excellent view of the construction of a sod house original size: 6x8

J. Duvall, Custer County, Nebraska.
A Cornfield, Mich.

A Cornfield, Mich.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034592 Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Kushira [i.e., Quirana] (or clown) at corn dance, Santo Domingo, New Mexico

Kushira [i.e., Quirana] (or clown) at corn dance, Santo Domingo, New M...

Santo Domingo Pueble man in ceremonial dress, including evergreen boughs. D19788 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Adam Clark Vroman. No. 857.

A Cornfield, Mich.

A Cornfield, Mich.

Title from jacket. Jacket stuck to emulsion side. "Dup" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034593. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Cutting and binding corn by hand

Cutting and binding corn by hand

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070563. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Ephriam Swain Finch demonstrating how he attempted to kill grasshoppers in 1876..

Ephriam Swain Finch demonstrating how he attempted to kill grasshopper...

summary: Note that the photographer has drawn the grasshoppers in the sky with india ink and incised them into the emulstion in the corn field. See Butcher's PIONEER HISTORY OF CUSTER COUNTY, NEBRASKA. origina... more