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The Upper Schuylkill Bridge at Philadelphia, from the S.E. The greatest known span, by nearly 100 feet drawn by C.A. Busby, archt. ; engraved by M. Dubourg 1 Buzton Place Lambeth

The Upper Schuylkill Bridge at Philadelphia, from the S.E. The greates...

Print shows the Upper Ferry or Colossus Bridge spanning the Schuylkill River at Callowhill Street in Philadelphia, a single span, slightly arched, covered bridge, also shows a detail of a "plan", "transverse se... more

Bro öfver Skuylkill strommen nära Philadelphia rit. af Klinckowström ; gr. af Akrell

Bro öfver Skuylkill strommen nära Philadelphia rit. af Klinckowström ;...

Print shows a single span, slightly arched, covered bridge spanning the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia; also shows a covered wagon on the roadway leading up to the bridge and three men in a boat loaded with m... more

Belvidere Bridge over Jones's Falls, Baltimore, Aug. 1828

Belvidere Bridge over Jones's Falls, Baltimore, Aug. 1828

(DLC/PP-1995:140.427) Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory no. 427. Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress).

Wooden bridge on the Mohawk River, Schenectady U.S. July 20th 1846

Wooden bridge on the Mohawk River, Schenectady U.S. July 20th 1846

Drawing shows a wooden covered bridge spanning the Hudson River at Schenectady, New York. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2000:086

Lafayette College, Easton and Delaware Bridge from Philipsburg i.e., Phillipsburg Rock, New Jersey, 1850

Lafayette College, Easton and Delaware Bridge from Philipsburg i.e., P...

Drawing shows a bird's-eye view of Easton from the New Jersey side of the Delaware River with the covered bridge at center and Lafayette College on a hill in the background. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil... more

View of Shamokin, in the Shamokin coal basin, Northumberland Co. Pa. Located on the Philada. & Sunbury R.R

View of Shamokin, in the Shamokin coal basin, Northumberland Co. Pa. L...

Print shows a broad view of Shamokin, Pennsylvania, with log cabin and pasture lands in the foreground, river with covered bridge and railroad in the middle distance, and the community in the background on the ... more

Old Delaware bridge, Easton, Pa. 1855

Old Delaware bridge, Easton, Pa. 1855

Drawing shows a covered bridge spanning the Delaware River between Easton, Pennsylvania and Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library... more

Baths of Tarasp. Engadine

Baths of Tarasp. Engadine

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 44, upper right.

Lucerne

Lucerne

The Kappellbrücke and Wasserturm, Lucerne.

[Industrial building by waterfall with covered bridge spanning the falls]

[Industrial building by waterfall with covered bridge spanning the fal...

Gift; Burton Historical Collection of Detroit Public Library; 1969; (DLC/PP-1969:020) Title devised by Library staff.

The Covered bridge, Brownsville, Pa.

The Covered bridge, Brownsville, Pa.

Riverboat Elizabeth by bridge. Wittemann Collection. Copyright by J.D. Armstrong Drug Co.

Britannia tubular bridge

Britannia tubular bridge

Title from item.

[Covered bridge at Shoup's Mill, near Dayton, Ohio]

[Covered bridge at Shoup's Mill, near Dayton, Ohio]

Title from reference print. Attributed to Wilbur and/or Orville Wright. Reference copy in LOT 11512. Forms part of: Glass negatives from the Papers of Wilbur and Orville Wright.

Able Man's Narrows, old wagon bridge

Able Man's Narrows, old wagon bridge

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04663. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

South near Gasset's i.e. Gassetts, Vt

South near Gasset's i.e. Gassetts, Vt

Jacket title: Connecticut River Valley, Vt., Gasset's view looking south from near Gasset's. "10" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016009. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Mt. Pico, Mt. Killington, and Mt. Shrewsbury from Rutland R.R., Green Mountains

Mt. Pico, Mt. Killington, and Mt. Shrewsbury from Rutland R.R., Green ...

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "34" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016048. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Otter Creek, Rutland, looking west

Otter Creek, Rutland, looking west

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "356" and "70" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016044. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Clarendon Gorge, Green Mountains

Clarendon Gorge, Green Mountains

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). Negative cracked top center. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016035. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Clarendon Gorge, Green Mountains

Clarendon Gorge, Green Mountains

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "358" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016034. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pennsylvania. Valley Forge, covered bridge

Pennsylvania. Valley Forge, covered bridge

Photograph shows covered bridge over creek. No. 1637. Title from item.

Three-way covered railway bridge

Three-way covered railway bridge

Photograph shows elevated view of three-way covered bridge extending over water. Photo by Lauck Bros., Z.O. Lauck's Art Gallery, Zanesville, Ohio. Title from item.

High Bridge, Winooski Gorge, Burlington, Vt

High Bridge, Winooski Gorge, Burlington, Vt

"1219" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016117. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Old toll bridge, Springfield, Mass.

Old toll bridge, Springfield, Mass.

Title from jacket. "4134" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034919. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Tucker Toll Bridge, Bellows Falls, Vt

Tucker Toll Bridge, Bellows Falls, Vt

"22" and "Saunderson" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070093. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

On the road to the flume, Franconia Notch, WhiteMountains

On the road to the flume, Franconia Notch, WhiteMountains

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011775. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Winooski Gorge High Bridge, Burlington, Vt.

Winooski Gorge High Bridge, Burlington, Vt.

Title from jacket. "1217" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032990. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Old toll bridge and river, Springfield, Mass.

Old toll bridge and river, Springfield, Mass.

Title devised by cataloger. "4136" and "dup" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070358. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Winooski Gorge, Burlington, Vt

Winooski Gorge, Burlington, Vt

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016116. Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-29861. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Dorr bridge, Rutland, Vt

The Dorr bridge, Rutland, Vt

"2260" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017593. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Covered bridge from inside

Covered bridge from inside

Photograph shows the inside of bridge with wood beams, cables, and dirt road. Title from item.

Double wooden bridge of the natural road at Cambridge, Ohio

Double wooden bridge of the natural road at Cambridge, Ohio

Photograph shows view of a two-lane covered bridge spanning a river in Cambridge, Ohio. H74114 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

Travel views of Japan and Korea

Travel views of Japan and Korea

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Old toll bridge, Springfield, Mass

Old toll bridge, Springfield, Mass

"4135" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070538. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The old county bridge at Palmyra, Va., in 1912

The old county bridge at Palmyra, Va., in 1912

Photograph shows covered bridge over partially frozen river. Title from item. Copyright registration title: County bridge over Rivanna River.

Bridges. Old covered bridge, Jackson River, Va
Bridges. Covered bridge, New York state
Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11837-11. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11837-11. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Covered Bridge, Frederick County, Maryland

Covered Bridge, Frederick County, Maryland

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11837-11. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Covered Bridge, Frederick County, Maryland

Covered Bridge, Frederick County, Maryland

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11837-11. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Covered Bridge over Owen's Creek, Frederick County, Maryland

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11837-11. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

[Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia]

[Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia]

Photo shows man walking away from Trent's Mill, a covered bridge on a dirt road. The 1767 grist mill is in right background on the other side of the Willis River in Cumberland County. On slide (handwritten): "C... more

Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia

Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia

Photo shows a man walking away from the trent's Mill Covered Bridge on a dirt road. The 1767 grist mill can be seen on the other side of the Willis River in Cumberland County.

Hoosick White House Bridge

Hoosick White House Bridge

Covered bridge in snow.

Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia

Covered Bridge, Trent's Mills, Buckingham County, Virginia

Photo shows a man walking away from the trent's Mill Covered Bridge on a dirt road. The 1767 grist mill can be seen on the other side of the Willis River in Cumberland County. Title from photographer's inventor... more

Covered railroad bridge. Jeffersonville, Vermont

Covered railroad bridge. Jeffersonville, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge. Northfield Falls, Vermont

Covered bridge. Northfield Falls, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge at Wallingford, Vermont

Covered bridge at Wallingford, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge, Plainfield, Vermont

Covered bridge, Plainfield, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge. Washington County, Vermont

Covered bridge. Washington County, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge. Northfield Falls, Vermont

Covered bridge. Northfield Falls, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Interior of covered bridge. Cambridge, Vermont

Interior of covered bridge. Cambridge, Vermont

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Covered bridge in Vermont

Covered bridge in Vermont

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Covered bridge in rural Vermont

Covered bridge in rural Vermont

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Loys Station covered bridge, Thurmont, Maryland, built in 1900

Loys Station covered bridge, Thurmont, Maryland, built in 1900

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Jericho Road covered bridge in Baltimore County, Maryland

Jericho Road covered bridge in Baltimore County, Maryland

Built in 1865. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, subject note, and keywords ... more

Longest U.S. covered bridge, Windsor, New Hampshire

Longest U.S. covered bridge, Windsor, New Hampshire

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Roddy Road covered bridge near Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland, built about 1850

Roddy Road covered bridge near Thurmont in Frederick County, Maryland,...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Bridge, Thurmont, Maryland

Bridge, Thurmont, Maryland

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Published in Highsmith's Bridges of Maryland book. Titl... more

Jericho Road covered bridge in Baltimore County, Maryland

Jericho Road covered bridge in Baltimore County, Maryland

Built in 1865. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, subject note, and keywords ... more

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