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Amor docet Musicam (Love teaches Music), recto Het schaep dient voor den dam geschut (The sheep must be stopped before the dam), verso

Amor docet Musicam (Love teaches Music), recto Het schaep dient voor d...

who has reworked an engraving possibly by Crispin van den Queborne, painter and engraver, 1604-1652, based on an original design by Adriaen Pietersz. van de Venne, painter and draughtsman, 1589-1662 (artist not... More

By the Honourable John Nanfan, Esq. His Majesties Lieut. Governour and Commander in Chief in and over the Province of New York ... A proclamation [Offering to stay prosecution of Rip Van Dam, if he will appear before the royal council and acknow

By the Honourable John Nanfan, Esq. His Majesties Lieut. Governour and...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 1206. XXXVI, P.R.O., March 10, 1701-02, No. 1206, XXXVI. Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text... More

Croton Dam / drawn for D.T. Valentine ; drawn & lithd. by G. Hayward.

Croton Dam / drawn for D.T. Valentine ; drawn & lithd. by G. Hayward.

Print shows water cascading over spillway of the Croton Dam in New York. Title from item. Illus. from: Manual of the Corporation for the City of New York. New York : Common Council, 184-.

[Nine men and a small dam?]

[Nine men and a small dam?]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Highlander, by Glencoe, dam Castanet, by Monarch
Garrett Davis: by Glencoe, dam by Sir Leslie
Taylor's Dam on the Rappahannock

Taylor's Dam on the Rappahannock

Landscape with two cannons in foreground. Signed lower right: A.R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.134) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Building the Red River Dam

Building the Red River Dam

No. 3162. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Building the Red River Dam

Building the Red River Dam

No. 3163. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Battle of Beaver Dam Creek, Mechanicsville, Hanover County, VA

Battle of Beaver Dam Creek, Mechanicsville, Hanover County, VA

Significance: 1) Union Maj. Gen. Fitz-John Porter's Fifth Army Corps held a partially entrenched line north of the Chickahominy River behind Beaver Dam Creek with Brig. Gen. McCall's Division, about 9,500 men i... More

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston advancing on the Louisville and Nashville Turnpike, overtaken by the equipage and baggage train on the Louisville and Nashville Railroad / from a sketch by our special artist with General Buell's command.  The campaign on the Potomac--Unsuccessful attempt of the Rebels to destroy dam no. 5, on the upper Potomac, near Williamsport, Maryland, December 1861 / from a sketch by Capt. Henry Bacon of the 13th Massachusetts volunteers.

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston a...

2 illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Jan. 18, p. 129.

The campaign on the Potomac - unsuccessful attempt of the Rebels to destroy dam no. 5, on the upper Potomac, near Williamsport, Maryland, December 1861 / from a sketch by Capt. Henry Bacon for the 13th Massachusetts Volunteers.

The campaign on the Potomac - unsuccessful attempt of the Rebels to de...

Print shows Union troops defending a dam on the Potomac against attack by Confederate forces. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 13, no. 321 (1862 January 18), p. 129 (bottom h... More

Kidd's Dam Meadow lake, Summit City - Central Pacific Railroad
Trotting stallion George M. Patchen Jr. of California: by George M. Patchen, dam an abdallah mare

Trotting stallion George M. Patchen Jr. of California: by George M. Pa...

Artist: John Cameron (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6688

Bear River, Dam and Ditch, Placer County
The celebrated trotting Stallion George Wilkes, formerly "Robert Fillingham": by Hambletonian, dam Dolly Spanker, by Mambrino. As he appeared in his great Wagon Race against Lady Thorne. Over the union course L.I. June 14th 1866,-match $1000 mile heats best 3 in 5 to Wagons

The celebrated trotting Stallion George Wilkes, formerly "Robert Filli...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1025.

The celebrated trotting mare Widow McChree, formerly called "Mary Hoyt": Owned by Capt. Isaiah Rynders, N.Y. sired by Old American Star, he by Sir Henry, by Sir Archy, by imp Diomed, her dam by Duroc, by Old Duroc, by imp Diomed

The celebrated trotting mare Widow McChree, formerly called "Mary Hoyt...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1017.

Bird's eye view of the city of Beaver Dam, Dodge Co., Wisconsin 1867.

Bird's eye view of the city of Beaver Dam, Dodge Co., Wisconsin 1867.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1022 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1

The dam

The dam

Print shows a view of the river, dam, and spillway, with a gazebo and pedestrian mall, from a souvenir booklet of views of Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, part 1st, 1870. Title from item.

Trotting stallion Tom Moore driven by Danl. Mace: sired by Hambletonian  dam by Townsend Mare  raised by John Minchin  Goshen  Orange County, N.Y.

Trotting stallion Tom Moore driven by Danl. Mace: sired by Hambletonia...

Artist: John Cameron (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6708

The celebrated trotting horse Gloster by volunteer, dam by Stockbridge Chief: Winner of the first prize in the $6,000 purse, for 2:20 horses, at Rochester, N.Y. Aug. 14th 1874
Music: Chestnut Mare, by Middletown, dam by Roe's Fiddler

Music: Chestnut Mare, by Middletown, dam by Roe's Fiddler

Artist: Thomas Worth (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4640

Lula: Bay Mare, by Alexander's Norman, dam by imp. Hooten

Lula: Bay Mare, by Alexander's Norman, dam by imp. Hooten

Artist: Thomas Worth (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4168

Occident: (formerly "Wonder,") brown gelding, by pacing stallion St. Clair, dam's pedigree unknown

Occident: (formerly "Wonder,") brown gelding, by pacing stallion St. C...

Artist: Thomas Worth (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4912

Rarus: by Conklins Abdallah, dam Unknown, record 2:20 3/4, Sept. 1st 1875
Champion trotting stallion Smuggler owned by H.S. Russell, Milton Mass.: By Blanco, dam by Herod's Tuckahoe

Champion trotting stallion Smuggler owned by H.S. Russell, Milton Mass...

G10211 U.S. Copyright Office. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1087

Parole: brown gelding by Imp. Leamington, dam Maiden by Lexington
Dam across river, Appleton, Wis.
Beaver Dam Lake, Wis., the Edna
Beaver Dam Lake, Wis. from Fuller's Farm
Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet
The queen of the turf Maud S. driven by W.W. Bair: by Harold, dam Miss Russell, by Pilot Jr.

The queen of the turf Maud S. driven by W.W. Bair: by Harold, dam Miss...

Artist: Scott Leighton (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 5440

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

Title devised by Library staff. Original glass plate negative from Miley's Gallery, Lexington, VA.

Beaver Dam Lake, Wis., Camp Dixon
The grand California filly Wildflower: by Electioneer - dam, by St. Clair. bred by Gov. Leland Stanford, at Palo Alto, Cal.
The California wonder hinda rose: By electioneer, dam Beautiful Bells, by the Moor. bred by Gov. Leland Stanford, at Palo-Alto, Cal.
Trinket, by Princeps, dam Ouida, by Rysdyk's Hambletonian

Trinket, by Princeps, dam Ouida, by Rysdyk's Hambletonian

4544 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6636

Apollo: sired by Seneca Chief, by Rysdyk's Hambletonian; dam and G.D. by Sons of Hill's Black Hawk, G.G.D. a messenger mare

Apollo: sired by Seneca Chief, by Rysdyk's Hambletonian; dam and G.D. ...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0267

Emperor of Norfolk: By Norfolk, dam Marian by Malcom
Sweetwater Dam near San Diego, Calif.

Sweetwater Dam near San Diego, Calif.

Photograph shows water cascading over top of the Sweetwater Dam in Spring Valley, California. Title from item. Forms part of: Wittemann Collection (Library of Congress).

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 18, drift gap with bear trap gates

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 18, drift gap with bear trap ...

Detail of plate no. 18, showing the "transverse section of bear trap." Title from item. Illus. in: Davis Island Dam, Ohio River / United States Army Corps of Engineers. Washington, D.C. : The Norris Peters Co.,... More

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 12, weir 1, plan

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 12, weir 1, plan

Detail of plate no. 12, showing the plan for weir no. 1 Title from item. Illus. in: Davis Island Dam, Ohio River / United States Army Corps of Engineers. Washington, D.C. : The Norris Peters Co., Photo-litho., ... More

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 2, plan

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 2, plan

Plate no. 2, showing the plan for sections A thru H, weirs no. 1 thru 3, pool level, navigable pass, abutment, and piers no. 1 thru 3, as well as the lock and lock keeper's house. Title from item. Illus. in: Da... More

View of the broken dam looking from bed of lake, Johnstown Flood, May 31st, 1889

View of the broken dam looking from bed of lake, Johnstown Flood, May ...

17846U U.S. Copyright Office. Photographed and copyright by Histed, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Johnstown flood, [Pennsylvania], South Fork Dam and club house

Johnstown flood, [Pennsylvania], South Fork Dam and club house

Copyrighted by Langill & Darling. No. 28. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Floods Pa. Johnstown 1889; Pa. Johnstown; Geogr.; Floods; Shelf.

[Dam, south fork, after Johnstown flood, Pennsylvania]
Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 1

Ohio River - Davis Island dam, plate no. 1

Detail of plate no. 1, showing the confluence of the Monongahela, Allegheny, and the Ohio rivers between Pittsburgh and Allegheny City, Brunot's Island, McKee's Rocks, also shows position of dam across the Ohio... More

Broken dam from roadway, Johnstown Flood, May 31st, 1889

Broken dam from roadway, Johnstown Flood, May 31st, 1889

17848U U.S. Copyright Office. Photographed and copyright by Histed, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Amsterdam Dam [Holland]. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.
[Dam and Maashaven, Dordrecht, Holland]. Photochrom print, 1880-1890.
Dam at Adams Bag Co., Chagrin Falls, Ohio

Dam at Adams Bag Co., Chagrin Falls, Ohio

Photograph shows water cascading over spillway of dam in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, with stone buildings of the Adams Bag Co. in the background. Title from item. Forms part of: Wittemann Collection (Library of Congress).

[Holyoke, Mass., Holyoke Dam and Mt. Tom from bridge]
Beaver Dam Lake, Wis., Camp Dixon, distant view
Hambletonian. Bay horse, foaled 1849. Sire Abdullah, Dam The Charles Kent Mare

Hambletonian. Bay horse, foaled 1849. Sire Abdullah, Dam The Charles K...

Famous trotter. Copyrighted by Schreiber & sons. Deck 1 - Horse Racing. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Horse racing; Horses...; Shelf.

Aristotle, by Aristos: as a producer and stock horse Marie Frank, by Charley Wilkes: with her suckling colt, Red Virgil, by Aristotle Red Virgil, by Aristotle: dam, Marie Frank: in his yearling form

Aristotle, by Aristos: as a producer and stock horse Marie Frank, by C...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0290.

Porter's fleet passing the dam at Alexandria

Porter's fleet passing the dam at Alexandria

Print shows a dam constructed by Union troops to raise the water level to a depth that would enable Union ironclads to continue on the Red River at Alexandria, Louisiana. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's pi... More

[Dam on the Pine River, Alma, Mich.]
San Mateo (Crystal Springs) Dam, a concrete curved gravity structure built to provide San Francisco with water

San Mateo (Crystal Springs) Dam, a concrete curved gravity structure b...

Illustration showing horse-drawn carriages crossing the top of the dam with the reservoir on the left and the downstream face on the right. Title from item. Caption continues: As shown in this 1895 photograph, ... More

[Come in, you dam' jay]

[Come in, you dam' jay]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1932:0040). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Landlord of the Lion's Head" by William Dean Howells, Harper's weekly, ... More

[Group of public school children looking at beaver dam in the National Zoo(?), Washington, D.C.]

[Group of public school children looking at beaver dam in the National...

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

[Steam shovel removing a section of coffer dam, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.]
Sweetwater Dam, San Diego Land & Town Co.
Dam of the Utica Light and Power Co., Trenton chasm, N.Y.
[Ann Arbor, Mich., broken dam, Huron River]
Miss. River Power Plant - Dam & Spillway
Kaukauna Lock & Dam, Timber Shed at Lock 3, Approximately 300 feet West of Dry Dock, Kaukauna, Outagamie County, WI

Kaukauna Lock & Dam, Timber Shed at Lock 3, Approximately 300 feet Wes...

Significance: The timber shed serves as part of the Fox River Project Office located at Kaukauna Lock 3. The timber shed is an integral part of the Kaukauna Locks and Dam Complex. Survey number: HAER WI-87-M ... More

[Dam and railroad trestle, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
[Saranac River dam and lock, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.]
[Beaver dam and house]
Storage dam, Columbus, O[hio]
Menasha Lock & Dam, Lockkeeper's Residence, Approximately 75 feet east of upper gate, Menasha, Winnebago County, WI

Menasha Lock & Dam, Lockkeeper's Residence, Approximately 75 feet east...

Significance: The lockkeeper's residence served as a residence for the lockkeeper and family, functioning as part of the operation of the Menasha Lock and Dam Complex. Survey number: HAER WI-90-A Building/str... More

Dam, [Red] Cedar River near Mich. Agricultural College [i.e. Michigan State University], [East] Lansing, Mich.
Egyptian views; Assuan and Philae. Sluices, Assuan Dam, looking S.W.
[Dam at Trenton Falls, Trenton Falls, N.Y.]
[Dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.]
Egyptian views; Assuan and Philae. On the Assuan Dam, looking S.W.
[New bridge at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
[Pump house & dam, South Hadley, Mass.]
Schofield Barracks Military Reservation, Ku Tree Reservoir, Dam, Kalakoa Stream, East Range, Wahiawa, Honolulu County, HI

Schofield Barracks Military Reservation, Ku Tree Reservoir, Dam, Kalak...

Significance: The Ku Tree Reservoir dam is significant as a major element of the Ku Tree Reservoir and as a good example of a hydraulic earth-fill dam constructed in Hawaii during the period 1900-1940. Designe... More

[Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio]
[The Huron River at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
Kaukauna Lock & Dam, Storage Building at Lock 3, Approximately 30 feet West of Dry Dock, Kaukauna, Outagamie County, WI

Kaukauna Lock & Dam, Storage Building at Lock 3, Approximately 30 feet...

Significance: This frame storage/garage serves as part of the Fox River Project Office located at Kaukauna Lock 3. The storage facility is an important part of the Kaukauna Locks and Dam Complex. Survey number... More

Photos by a commercial "wanderer" through New York and Pennsylvania. Portrait, dam, views of towns
Egyptian views; Assuan and Philae. Assuan Dam, general view looking W.S.W.
State dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mts., N.Y.
Miss. River Power Plant, Keokuk Gallery, of Dam
Oswego, dam at Oswego, N.Y.
Redridge Steel Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton County, MI

Redridge Steel Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton County, ...

Significance: The water supply impounded by the log dam, built by the Atlantic Mining Company across the Salmon Trout River in 1894, proved inadequate when the Baltic Mining Company built a stamp mill on Lake S... More

Wachusett Dam - boulders in the excavation, Feb. 12, 1901

Wachusett Dam - boulders in the excavation, Feb. 12, 1901

Construction of the Clinton-Wachusett sewage and water supply system, Massachusetts.

Redridge Timber Crib Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton County, MI

Redridge Timber Crib Dam, Salmon Trout River, Beacon Hill, Houghton Co...

Significance: The Atlantic Mining Company constructed this log dam across the Salmon Trout River to supply water to their stamping plant at nearby Redridge, on the shores of Lake Superior. It was completed in ... More

Water works dam on the Swannanoa, Asheville, N.C.
Wachusett Dam, westerly end of excavation, Oct. 1 '03

Wachusett Dam, westerly end of excavation, Oct. 1 '03

Construction of the Clinton-Wachusett sewage and water supply system, Massachusetts.

Holyoke dam, Holyoke, Mass.
Wachusett Dam from the viaduct

Wachusett Dam from the viaduct

Photograph shows construction on the Wachusett Reservoir Dam.

[Floodgates at dam facility]
Boulder Dam, air shot
[Floodgates at dam facility]
[Floodgates at dam facility]
[View of the top of a dam]
[Floodgates at dam facility]
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