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A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on linen covered cardboard. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1447 Accompanied by 2 manuscript notes. Available also through the Library of Co... more

A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scambia in the province of West Florida; with a sketch of the boundary between the nation of upper Creek Indians and that part of the province which is contigious thereto, as settled at the congresses at Pensacola in the years 1765 & 1771.

A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scam...

Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Drawn from the original map in British archives "Col. Off. 5. Vol. 73, pp. 103-104. (Old A.W.I. 276)." Inclu... more

Boston from Willis Creek / Wm. Pierre delin.

Boston from Willis Creek / Wm. Pierre delin.

Print shows distant view of Boston from across river.

A view of a saw mill and block house upon Fort Anne Creek ...which on Gen. Burgoyne's army advancing was set fire to by the Americans

A view of a saw mill and block house upon Fort Anne Creek ...which on ...

Title from item. Published in: Travels through the interior parts of America. In a series of letters / Thomas Anburey. London : W. Lane, 1789.

A view of the saw-mill & block house upon Fort Anne Creek, the property of Genl. Skeene, which on Genl. Burgoyne's army advancing, was set fire to, by the Americans

A view of the saw-mill & block house upon Fort Anne Creek, the propert...

Print shows a sawmill belonging to loyalist Philip Skene and the blockhouse at Fort Anne which were burned by American forces, reteating in advance of the British army under the command of General Burgoyne. Tit... more

E. Sugar Creek, Bradford Co.

E. Sugar Creek, Bradford Co.

Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate m... more

[Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, from the Lac de la Croix to Thompson's Creek] /

[Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, from the L...

Shows area in West Feliciana Parish. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermarks. From the papers of Vicente Sebas... more

Upper Falls of Solomon's Creek

Upper Falls of Solomon's Creek

Illus. in: The Portfolio Magazine, 1809, v. 2. Reference copy may be in LOT 4385E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD; Waterfalls; Shelf. Sources checked: Li... more

[Prof]ile of the surface of the ground [at Cobble H]ill Fort on Broklyn heights & [Mr. Bergen's hi]ll near Gowannes Creek ... 12th 1814 /

[Prof]ile of the surface of the ground [at Cobble H]ill Fort on Brokly...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "B: Cobble Hill Fort, C: Mr Bergens hill." "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 538" on verso. Copy imperfect: Lower right corner a... more

A profile of the ground between Fort Green on the Jacksons hill southeast of the wall about to Cobble Hill Fort near Gowannes Creek Aug. 10th 1814 /

A profile of the ground between Fort Green on the Jacksons hill southe...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 539" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General Andrew Jackson, comprising a full history of the late war in the south, from the commencement of the hostilities with the Creek Indians, to the defeat of the British before New O

Proposals for publishing by subscription the life of Major General And...

On verso: 2-90.244.20. 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 174, Folder 4a.

Rough sketches of the Creek Country : [Alabama].

Rough sketches of the Creek Country : [Alabama].

Shows unspecified Creek Indian territory in Alabama. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink. On verso in pencil at upper left: Catalogued W. Imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper, mounted on cloth, edged with cloth ta... more

Proposals for publishing by subscription, the life of Major General Andrew Jackson, comprising a history of the war in the South, from the commencement of the Creek campaign, to the termination of hostilities before New Orleans. By John Henry Ea

Proposals for publishing by subscription, the life of Major General An...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 3b. Copy scanned: 1

A solemn Tragedy. Tune of the Batten Kill mourners. Lines composed on the death of Hiram Cornell, of White Creek, who was drowned while bathing in Bennington River on the twenty-ninth of June, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two ....

A solemn Tragedy. Tune of the Batten Kill mourners. Lines composed on ...

Title.; Verse. 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 177, Folder 15.

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

One of a series of 4 views of Young's Mill Rockland on the Brandywine Creek about 2 miles above Duponts Powder Mills. Title from item. Signed on verso: J.R. Smith. Inscribed lower center : North West view. Phil... more

Me-Na-Wa. A Creek warrior

Me-Na-Wa. A Creek warrior

Print shows Me-Na-Wa, half-length portrait, facing left, wearing a hat with plume, a striped garment, and a shoulder bag.

McIntosh. A Creek chief

McIntosh. A Creek chief

Head and shoulders, facing right. Lithograph by McKenney & Hall. Illus. in: History of the Indian Tribes of North America, Philadelphia, 1838. Reference copy may be in Biog File. This record contains unverified... more

Opothle Yoholo A Creek chief / / Drawn printed & coloured at I.T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment, No. 94 Walnut St.

Opothle Yoholo A Creek chief / / Drawn printed & coloured at I.T. Bowe...

Print shows portrait of Opothle Yoholo in traditional dress from painting by Charles Bird King for History of the Indian tribes of North America... / By Thomas L. M'Kenney and James Hall, 1836-1844.

Me-Na-Wa. A Creek warrior

Me-Na-Wa. A Creek warrior

Half length, facing left. Lithograph by McKenney & Hall. Illus. in: History of the Indian Tribes of North America, Philadelphia, 1838. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old d... more

Minutes of the regular Baptist association; held at Apple Creek church Morgan County, Illinois. October 2d, 3d, & 4th, A. D. 1840. Alton "Telegraph" [1840].

Minutes of the regular Baptist association; held at Apple Creek church...

Imprint 2. 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 16, Folder 25.

Paper-Mill tract : [on Rock Creek, N.W. Washington D.C.].

Paper-Mill tract : [on Rock Creek, N.W. Washington D.C.].

Partial cadastral survey map showing mill, cistern, millrace, dam, and associated features. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, missing sections at edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Inclu... more

Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co. situate on Drody's Creek, Coal River Peytona, Boone County, Western Virginia /

Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co. situate ...

Shows the names of some residents. Date taken from LC jacket note. Oriented with north toward bottom. Copy imperfect: Very brittle, losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as... more

White seaman and cold. [e.g. colored] man on board steamboat on Potomac, Washington to Aquia Creek Virginia

White seaman and cold. [e.g. colored] man on board steamboat on Potoma...

Sketch shows side-view portraits of a white seaman and an African American man aboard the steamboat that Wallis took from Washington, DC to Aquia Creek, Virginia. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Fore... more

Potomac River from Aquia Creek Virginia

Potomac River from Aquia Creek Virginia

Drawing shows the Potomac River, as seen from Aquia Creek in Virginia. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the United States in 1853. Originally 1 of 37 drawings in portfolios with bind... more

U.S. Reports: Minter et al. v. Crommelin, 59 U.S. (18 How.) 87 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Minter et al. v. Crommelin, 59 U.S. (18 How.) 87 (1856)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; William J. Minter, Hiram F. Saltmarsh, and Ashley Parker, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Charles Crommelin

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] /

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bo...

Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1687 thru 1794 of which 3 are named "Port Royal," "Gleanings," and "Youngsborough." "The annexed plat ... made by Order of the Hon. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... accordi... more

The war in China - attack on the "Banterer's" boat in Sai-Lau Creek, Canton River

The war in China - attack on the "Banterer's" boat in Sai-Lau Creek, C...

Opium War. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1858 March 6, p. 233. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; China Hist. 1858; Opium War.

The gold mining town of Rock Creek, British Columbia, 1860

The gold mining town of Rock Creek, British Columbia, 1860

Photograph shows a cluster of log buildings, one identified as a restaurant, of the gold mining town, Rock Creek, British Columbia, as seen from a hillside above the town, with the creek in the background. Titl... more

Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Landing, Va.

Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Landing, Va.

No. 446. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... more

Government bakery, Stoneman's Station, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad

Government bakery, Stoneman's Station, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh R...

Photograph shows overhead view of the facility with several people standing outside.

Position of Union Army at Cedar Creek Union position and plan of battle.

Position of Union Army at Cedar Creek Union position and plan of battl...

However, what initially appeared to be an overwhelming success quickly turned to a rout when the Union forces were redeployed and launched a successful counterattack that drove the Confederates back across th... more

Battle of Wilson's Creek, near Springfield, Missouri

Battle of Wilson's Creek, near Springfield, Missouri

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1861 Aug. 24. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Hunting Creek Bridge, near Alexandria, Va.

Hunting Creek Bridge, near Alexandria, Va.

No. B183. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 4, page 325 ( The barracks at Giesboro, Wash., D.C.)" Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Two sketches on one sheet of the road from Huntersville, W. Va. along Knap Creek to the Greenbrier River, and from the Greenbrier River across Brushy Ridge].

[Two sketches on one sheet of the road from Huntersville, W. Va. along...

Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on blue paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H79 Map in pencil... more

Military railroad bridge across Chattanooga Creek, L8536

Military railroad bridge across Chattanooga Creek, L8536

Copyright by John C. Taylor. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, II, 314-15".

Potomac Creek bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Railroad built by U. S. M. R.R. construction corps in nine days from standing timber

Potomac Creek bridge - Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Railroad built by U. ...

No. 4071. Similar photograph in LOT 9209, no. 13, also taken by Andrew J. Russell. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Battle of Beaverdam Creek Va., Chickahominy River, June 27th 1862

Battle of Beaverdam Creek Va., Chickahominy River, June 27th 1862

While dated June 27th, this map depicts an engagement that took place the day previously, on the second day of the Seven Days' Battles. It shows the area of Hanover County that includes Mechanicsville, with th... more

Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina

Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek forming inside pa...

Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.4 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1... more

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge over the Antietam Creek, and storming the Rebel position, after a desperate conflict of four hours, Wednesday, September 17 / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. Edwin Forbes.

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 15, no. 367 (1862 Oct. 11), p. 33.

Plan of the Battle of Mechanicsville or Beaverdam Creek, Virginia : fought June 26th 1862, 3 to 5 p.m.

Plan of the Battle of Mechanicsville or Beaverdam Creek, Virginia : fo...

Shows the area of Hanover County near Beaverdam Creek, oriented with the Chickahominy River to the south and the Mechanicsville Road to the north. Here, on the second day of the Seven Days' Battles, the Confede... more

Aquia Creek, on the Potomac, new base of supplies of the Army of the Potomac

Aquia Creek, on the Potomac, new base of supplies of the Army of the P...

Illus. from: Harper's weekly, 1862 Dec. 6, p. 779.

The War in Virginia - rebuilding railway bridge over Goose Creek, near Manassas Gap, by Col. Geary, 28th Pennsylvania Regiment / sketched by -- Edwin Forbes.

The War in Virginia - rebuilding railway bridge over Goose Creek, near...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 May 10, p. 41. Reference copy in LOT 4420B.

Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June : and the routes of advance of enemy on the Union Army at White Oak Swamp Creek Va.

Map showing position Union and Rebel armies 2 p.m. 30th June : and the...

Shows the area of Henrico County between Richmond and New Market, in which occurred the Battle of White Oak Swamp, one of the Seven Day's Battles.

Topography of the north side of Hunting Creek near Alexandria, Va. /

Topography of the north side of Hunting Creek near Alexandria, Va. /

Relief shown by contours and hachures. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Supdt. "Copied from the Archives of the U.S. Coast Survey for Gen. J.G. Barnard. [Signed] J.E. Hilgard, Asst. Coast Survey... more

Railroad train crossing Potomac Creek bridge

Railroad train crossing Potomac Creek bridge

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.208) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Provost Marshal's office, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., February 1863

Provost Marshal's office, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Febr...

No. 4208. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, pl. 46. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad, perspective view, April 12, 1863

Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad, perspect...

Photograph showing a truss bridge built for the Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad. No. 243. Title from item.

Battle of Wilson's Creek - fall of Genl. Lyon

Battle of Wilson's Creek - fall of Genl. Lyon

Nathaniel Lyon falling from horse after being shot in the Civil War, Wilson's Creek, Mo., Aug. 10, 1861. Engraving by H.B. Hall. Drawing by F.O.C. Darley. In: Abbott, The Civil War, vol. 1, p. 275 (E468.A135). ... more

Battle of Baker's Creek, May 16 - defeat of the rebels under Pemberton, by General Grant

Battle of Baker's Creek, May 16 - defeat of the rebels under Pemberton...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 16, no. 402 (1863 June 13), p. 180.

Bridge at Acquia [sic] Creek

Bridge at Acquia [sic] Creek

Title inscribed below image. Inscription continues after title: burned by rebels in 1863, when the line was given up by the Union troops. This replaced a temporary structure made by the army in 40 hours. Inscri... more

Evacuation of Aquia Creek / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan. positive by A. Gardner.

Evacuation of Aquia Creek / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan. positive by A...

Photograph showing ships loaded with supplies in Aquia Creek. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 33. Copyright... more

Group of officers at Acquia Creek, February, 1863

Group of officers at Acquia Creek, February, 1863

Ten Union officers posed in front of building. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 7355.

Captain Theron E. Hall, A.Q.M., Acquia Creek, Va., February 1863

Captain Theron E. Hall, A.Q.M., Acquia Creek, Va., February 1863

Standing, full lgth., facing left. Civil War Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 2080. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: CW BI; BI... more

Map showing the route of the late expedition, commanded by Rear Admiral Porter, U.S.N., in attempting to get into the Yazoo River by the way of Steel's Bluff [i.e., Bayou] and Deer Creek.

Map showing the route of the late expedition, commanded by Rear Admira...

Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 295.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863... more

Route of the late expedtion [sic] commanded by Act'g. Rear Admiral D. D. Porter U.S.N. attempting to get into the Yazoo River by the way of Steels Bayou and Deer Creek

Route of the late expedtion [sic] commanded by Act'g. Rear Admiral D. ...

Scale ca. 1:215,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 295 "The shaded bayou shows the route actually travelled by the gun boats. The doted line shows the remaining proposed route." Indicates the location of bridges... more

[Captain James William Forsyth, Provost Marshall of 18th Regular Army Infantry Regiment, sitting atop a crate of hardtack at Aquia Creek Landing, Virginia]

[Captain James William Forsyth, Provost Marshall of 18th Regular Army ...

Title devised by Library staff. Associated negative: LC-B811-214. Caption on negative sleeve: Capt. J. W. Forsyth, Provost Marshall, Aquia Creek, Feb. 1863.

Cavalry outpost, near Potomac Creek. Daybreak on a cold morning

Cavalry outpost, near Potomac Creek. Daybreak on a cold morning

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.162) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad, April 18, 1863

Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh Railroad, April 18...

Photograph shows a truss railroad bridge over Potomac Creek. Title from item.

Evacuation of Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Landing, Va., June 1863

Evacuation of Acquia (i.e. Aquia) Creek Landing, Va., June 1863

No. 4213. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 33. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Acquia Creek landing. Depot of supplies for the Army of the Potomac

Acquia Creek landing. Depot of supplies for the Army of the Potomac

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1918:R1.1.134) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Stoneman's Station, Acquia Creek, Va.

Stoneman's Station, Acquia Creek, Va.

This record contains unverified data from shelflist.

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb. 1863

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb...

Photographs shows General John H. H. Ward and a group gathered near a railcar and a stack of wooden boxes. No. 7040. Title from item. Alternate title and photographer from Catalogue of photographic incidents of... more

Rock Creek, below Culp's Hill

Rock Creek, below Culp's Hill

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 502.

[Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh [sic] Railroad, April 18, 1863]

[Potomac Creek Bridge, Aquia Creek & Fredericksburgh [sic] Railroad, A...

Photograph shows several men at the construction site of the Potomac Creek Bridge. E.C. Sneed is seated at right.

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the West-Chester Road : including the section from Newtown Square to the east branch of the Brandywine Creek /

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia ...

Topographic map showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Authorship statement citing Whiting's name is in handwriting (black ink). Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), ... more

Atlanta campaign-1864. "Rossville" to "Snake Creek Gap."

Atlanta campaign-1864. "Rossville" to "Snake Creek Gap."

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 121.2 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of Harrison's Brigade, 3rd Div.," positions of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Divisions of the 20th Army Corps from May 2 to May ... more