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[Detail of A map of Virginia of 1612, showing Powhatan in the royal wigwam. He wears a crown of feathers]

[Detail of A map of Virginia of 1612, showing Powhatan in the royal wi...

Engraving by Robert Vaughan. Illus. in: John Smith's, Generall Historie of Virginia ... London, 1624, plate 13. Reference copy may be in SSF - Indians of North America Dwellings. This record contains unverified... more

[Aristotle, Ptolemy, and Copernicus discussing matters of astronomy beneath Medici family ducal crown and banner] / Stefan Della Bella, F.

[Aristotle, Ptolemy, and Copernicus discussing matters of astronomy be...

Frontispiece in: Dialogo ... sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo tolemaico, e coprenicano / Galileo Galilei. Fiorenza : G.B. Landini, 1632. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washingto... more

A north view of Crown Point

A north view of Crown Point

Drawing shows a British gunboat under sail on Lake Champlain with a view of Crown Point, New York in the background. Title from item. Drawing attributed to Thomas Davies.

A new manual exercise, for the foot, very useful for the army and militia [arms] New York: Printed and sold by Hugh Gaine, at the Bible and Crown in Hanover Square 1759.

A new manual exercise, for the foot, very useful for the army and mili...

Positive Photostat of t. p. 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 102, Folder 40.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With...

Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References."... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

The Tories and the Whigs pulling for a crown

The Tories and the Whigs pulling for a crown

Print shows George, Prince of Wales, seated on a throne in the background waiting the results of a tug-of-war over the crown (and regency for the Prince) between the Tories represented by Edward Thurlow and Wil... more

"The rights of man; or Tommy Paine, the little American taylor, taking the measure of the crown, for a new pair of revolution-breeches

"The rights of man; or Tommy Paine, the little American taylor, taking...

"Tom Paine, lean, and grotesquely caricatured, crouches, kneeling on one knee, to apply his tape-measure to a gigantic crown standing on the ground, the greater part of which is cut off by the right margin of t... more

A dialogue between death and a lady very suitable for these times. Boston. Sold at the Heart and Crown in Cornhill, [1800].

A dialogue between death and a lady very suitable for these times. Bos...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. 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 47,... more

An exact representation of the principal banners and triumphal car, which conveyed Sir Frances Burdett to the Crown and Anchor Tavern on Monday June 29th, 1807 - dedicated to the 5134 independent electors of Westminster

An exact representation of the principal banners and triumphal car, wh...

Print shows three men with banners leading a four-horse team drawing a carriage with a statue of Britannia holding a staff topped with a liberty cap, two fasces on a low platform, and Sir Frances Burdett sittin... more

King Joe disposing of his Spanish crown !!!

King Joe disposing of his Spanish crown !!!

Print shows King Joseph I attempting to auction off his crown.

O'Connell and the Minister at the bar of the (Crown) and (Anchor) trying to settle a knotty point over a drop of Irish whiskey

O'Connell and the Minister at the bar of the (Crown) and (Anchor) tryi...

"Wellington (left) stands facing O'Connell with a smile, right hand held out..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. [Williams]. Above the design as an alternative title: To Be or... more

Imperial crown brand Schiedam PMcC. [New York c. 1858].

Imperial crown brand Schiedam PMcC. [New York c. 1858].

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 122, Folder 27.

Gold Hill from Fort Homestead, Crown Point Ravine

Gold Hill from Fort Homestead, Crown Point Ravine

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 742. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Cross and crown / from original by Geo. Pierce Jr. ; engraved by Geo. E. Perine.

Cross and crown / from original by Geo. Pierce Jr. ; engraved by Geo. ...

Print showing an angel handing crosses to people to carry.

Crown of Life

Crown of Life

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Hoisting works at Gold Hill.  Jacket.  Belcher.  Alph.  Crown Point. Kentuck

Hoisting works at Gold Hill. Jacket. Belcher. Alph. Crown Point. K...

Photographed and copyrighted, 1890, by Jas. H. Crockwell, Virginia City, Nevada. Composite of five reproductions of photographic prints. In album: Souvenir of the Comstock, p. 13.

Virginia & Truckee ore train Crown Point trestle ; Virginia & Truckee R.R. express and depot ; Early day scene in gold canyon when gold was first discovered in Nevada in 1850.

Virginia & Truckee ore train Crown Point trestle ; Virginia & Truckee ...

Photographs show trains, train depot, and trestle bridge; also earlier photograph of men looking for gold; at the Comstock Lode, Nevada.

The Crown Prince

The Crown Prince

Prince of Thailand, full-length portrait, seated, facing front. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Wedding of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

[Wedding of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess during their wedding ceremony; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, and other members of the imperial family are present.

[Wedding reception of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

[Wedding reception of Crown Prince Yoshihito and Princess Kujō Sadako]

Print shows the Crown Prince and the Princess at their wedding reception; Meiji, Emperor of Japan, other members of the imperial family, and guests are present.