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Eigentliche Abbildung der Belägerung Wolffenbüttel sampt dem treffen so zwischen den Kays. vnd Schwedischen den 1929 Junij Anno 1641 sich zu getragen

Eigentliche Abbildung der Belägerung Wolffenbüttel sampt dem treffen s...

Birds-eye view print shows map of the area around Wolfenbüttel, Germany during the battle in 1641. Also shown is the giant dam erected on the Oker River to flood the city. Also shown are troop encampments, city... 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-.

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

Barrage du Nil, près du Caire (Égypte) / Bonfils.

Barrage du Nil, près du Caire (Égypte) / Bonfils.

Photograph shows the Delta Barrage (Nile Barrage), a dam on the Nile River near Cairo, Egypt. Title from item. No. 96.

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.

Dam across river, Appleton, Wis.
Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet
Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet

Dam of the Chicago Drainage Canal, Joliet

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "68" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 05934. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

[Canal dam, Lexington, Va.]

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

Dam across river, Appleton, Wis

Dam across river, Appleton, Wis

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). "474" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04783. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949. Unverified information in this record. 752 field.

Sleepy hollow - Print, Library of Congress collection

Sleepy hollow - Print, Library of Congress collection

[M] 13665 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, 2... More

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.

[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.

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]
Mason Mill, Custer County, Nebraska.
Bridge near Encarnacion, Mexico

Bridge near Encarnacion, Mexico

"Detroit Photographic Co." and "01610" on negative. Probably commissioned by Mexican Central Railway, 1891. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 01610. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bridge near Encarnacion, Mexico
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

Dam on the Pine River, Alma, Mich.

Dam on the Pine River, Alma, Mich.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032765. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Chicago drainage canal and controlling works, Lockport, Ill

Chicago drainage canal and controlling works, Lockport, Ill

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070186. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Chicago drainage canal and controlling works, Lockport, Ill.
[Steam shovel removing a section of coffer dam, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.]
Sweetwater Dam, San Diego Land & Town Co.
[Ann Arbor, Mich., broken dam, Huron River]
Dam of the Utica Light and Power Co., Trenton chasm, N.Y.
Dam, Red Cedar River near Mich. Agricultural College i.e. Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich

Dam, Red Cedar River near Mich. Agricultural College i.e. Michigan Sta...

"H 51" and "036713" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071451. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Saranac River dam and lock, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.

Saranac River dam and lock, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.

Title from jacket. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "WHJ-849" on transparency. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016151. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Dam at Trenton Falls, Trenton Falls, N.Y.

Dam at Trenton Falls, Trenton Falls, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "H 222" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039299. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Keene Valley, old mill on the Ausable, Adirondack Mts., N.Y.]
[Dam and railroad trestle, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
Looking east along the channel, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.

Looking east along the channel, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.

Title from jacket. "G 6687" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039258. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Mill on the Niobrara River, Johnstown, Brown County, Nebraska.

Mill on the Niobrara River, Johnstown, Brown County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: a sign on mill reads, "Home Flour". original size: 6x8

[Saranac River dam and lock, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.]
Dam, [Red] Cedar River near Mich. Agricultural College [i.e. Michigan State University], [East] Lansing, Mich.
[Looking east along the channel, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.]
Storage dam, Columbus, O[hio]
[Dam at Trenton Falls, Trenton Falls, N.Y.]
Ithaca Falls Gorge near power house, Ithaca
[Dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.]
The Phila. [Philadelphia] & Reading bridge over Wissahickon Creek, Philadelphia, Pa.
The Phila. Philadelphia & Reading bridge over Wissahickon Creek, Philadelphia, Pa

The Phila. Philadelphia & Reading bridge over Wissahickon Creek, Phila...

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "X 63" and "44" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012985. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Pump house & dam, South Hadley, Mass.]
Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio

Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071346. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Steam shovel removing a section of coffer dam, Livingstone Channel, Detroit, Mich.

Steam shovel removing a section of coffer dam, Livingstone Channel, De...

Title from jacket. "G 6686" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039257. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[New bridge at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
New bridge at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

New bridge at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Title from jacket. "G 8847" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500514. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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

State dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mts., N.Y

State dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mts., N.Y

"G 5418" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071495. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[The Huron River at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.]
[Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio]
Ithaca Falls Gorge near power house, Ithaca

Ithaca Falls Gorge near power house, Ithaca

"15" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012113. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Huron River at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

The Huron River at the dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Title from jacket. "G 8848" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500515. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Sweetwater Dam, San Diego Land & Town Co

Sweetwater Dam, San Diego Land & Town Co

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

Former TVA Chairman challenges fairness of TVA yardstick for power rates. Washington, D.C., Dec. 3. Former TVA Chairman Arthur E. Morgan today challenged the fairness of the TVA yardstick for power rates before the Joint Congressional Committee Investigating the Government's Power Program. Since he was 'fired' Morgan has conducted a personal study of TVA rates and allocations of costs of constructing the dams, on which the rates are based
Keene Valley, old mill on the Ausable, Adirondack Mts., N.Y.

Keene Valley, old mill on the Ausable, Adirondack Mts., N.Y.

Title from jacket. "G 1476" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033207. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Saw mill on Niobrara east of Valentine, Nebraska.
Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio

Storage dam, Columbus, Ohio

Title from jacket. "G 5838" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039052. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Photos by a commercial "wanderer" through New York and Pennsylvania. Portrait, dam, views of towns
State dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mts., N.Y.
Dam and railroad trestle, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Dam and railroad trestle, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Title from jacket. "H 20" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036250. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pump house & dam, South Hadley, Mass.

Pump house & dam, South Hadley, Mass.

Title from jacket. "4076" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034854. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Oswego, dam at Oswego, N.Y.
Dam of the Utica Light and Power Co., Trenton chasm, N.Y

Dam of the Utica Light and Power Co., Trenton chasm, N.Y

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "G 1374" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016838. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.

Dam and lock, Saranac River, Adirondack Mtns., N.Y.

Title from jacket. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "WHJ-848" on transparency. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016150. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Photos by a commercial "wanderer" through New York and Pennsylvania. Portrait, dam, views of towns

Photos by a commercial "wanderer" through New York and Pennsylvania. P...

Images listed from upper left, clockwise. In album: Photos by a commercial "wanderer" through New York and Pennsylvania, p. [11]. Item title devised.

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.
Water works dam on the Swannanoa, Asheville, N.C

Water works dam on the Swannanoa, Asheville, N.C

"WHJ 696" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014322. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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.
Holyoke dam, Holyoke, Mass

Holyoke dam, Holyoke, Mass

"2213 A" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017766. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Wachusett Dam from the viaduct

Wachusett Dam from the viaduct

Photograph shows construction on the Wachusett Reservoir Dam.

T︠S︡arʹ-plotina. Obshchīĭ vid sverkhu. Golodnai︠a︡ stepʹ
[Floodgates at dam facility]
[Floodgates at dam facility]
[View of the top of a dam]
The waters of reciprocity / K.

The waters of reciprocity / K.

Illustration shows Leslie M. Shaw riding on a hobby horse labeled "Shaw's Orations", calling out to fleeing citizens in a valley to stand their ground in the face of a weakening "Stand-Pat Dam" in the backgroun... More

[Floodgates at dam facility]
Prokudin Gorskii: [Dam facilities]. Color separation negative
[Floodgates at dam facility]
Old mill dam on the Wessahickon [sic], Philadelphia, Pa.
[Floodgates at dam facility]
[Floodgates at dam facility]
Senator Francis G. Newlands, on the far right, with Representative Franklin W. Mondell of Wyoming, and L.H. Taylor, project engineer for the state of Nevada, standing on the newly completed headworks of Derby Diversion Dam, just after speaking at the dedication of the dam, June 17, 1905

Senator Francis G. Newlands, on the far right, with Representative Fra...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Bureau of Reclamation : Origins and Growth to 1945, v. 1 / William D. Rowley. Denver, Colorado : U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation, 2006, p. 121 (3.16)

[Floodgates at dam facility]
Huron River, railroad bridge and dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Huron River, railroad bridge and dam, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Title from jacket. "Burr [Burridge] 124" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039653. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Koksaraĭskai︠a︡ plotina v golovi︠e︡ kanala Imperatora Nikolai︠a︡ I. Prīem iz Syr-Darʹi. Golodnai︠a︡ stepʹ
Westminster High Bridge, Bellows Falls, Vt.
Westminster High Bridge, Bellows Falls, Vt

Westminster High Bridge, Bellows Falls, Vt

"8" and "Saunderson" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070086. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

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