Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
Topic

dc

21,727 media by topicpage 1 of 218
John Peter Van Ness

John Peter Van Ness

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Mayor of D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evan... More

Hon. Solomon Foot of Vermont

Hon. Solomon Foot of Vermont

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Born 1802; died 1866, D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and... More

Hon. D.C. Broderick of Cal

Hon. D.C. Broderick of Cal

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Mortally wounded in a duel with David S. Terry, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California; Died Sept 16, 1859. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph co... More

Rev. Pise

Rev. Pise

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Rev. Pise (Chas. Constantine) of Wash. D.C.; served at St. Patrick's for a no. of years. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress... More

John Peter Van Ness

John Peter Van Ness

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Mayor of Washington, DC; Born in Ghent, N.Y. 1770; Died in Wash. D.C. 1846; elected Mayor of the militia of D.C. 1803; later mayor of Wash. D.C. Credit line... More

Judge David Davis

Judge David Davis

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, on maskingn masking: Judge David Davis. D.C. Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints an... More

John Peter Van Ness

John Peter Van Ness

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Mayor of D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evan... More

James G. Berritt

James G. Berritt

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Mayor of Wash. D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H... More

Matthew G. Emery

Matthew G. Emery

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: M.G. Emery ex Mayor. Ex Mayor of D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress... More

Hon. James L. Orr

Hon. James L. Orr

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Brady NY. One of three commissioners sent to Wash. D.C. to with Federal Government for the surrencer of t... More

U.S. Treasury, Washington, D.C., 1840 to 1855

U.S. Treasury, Washington, D.C., 1840 to 1855

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Photo Company collection is ... More

Judge David Davis

Judge David Davis

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, on masking: Supreme Court. D.C. Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... More

Hon. A.W. Bradford

Hon. A.W. Bradford

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Gov. of Md.; Peace Commission Wash. D.C. 1861. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchas... More

Judge David Davis

Judge David Davis

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. D.C. Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans;... More

Hon. Geo. Read Riddle

Hon. Geo. Read Riddle

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. M.C. Del.; Senator-Del.; B. Del. 1817; D. Wash. D.C., 1867; Civil Engineer - eng [coverd by tape] in construction of R. R. & Canals. Commisioner in 1849 [co... More

Treasury Dept. (old print), Washington, D.C., Sept.1, 1857

Treasury Dept. (old print), Washington, D.C., Sept.1, 1857

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Copy. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Photo Company collection is avai... More

Treasury Dept. (old print): Construction of Treasury, Washington, D.C., Feb. 3, 1858

Treasury Dept. (old print): Construction of Treasury, Washington, D.C....

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Copy, caption on envelope. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Photo Compa... More

U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C. Showing old Riggs Hotel, 15th & G. N.W

U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C. Showing old Riggs Hotel, 15th & G. N.W

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, inked on emulsion side: Lafayette Park 16 &. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photo... More

D.C. McCallum

D.C. McCallum

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information... More

Hon. James Wilson Grimes of Iowa

Hon. James Wilson Grimes of Iowa

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Grimes. Member of the Peace Convention of 1861 held in Wash. D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph col... More

Gen. D.C. McCallum

Gen. D.C. McCallum

Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.cwp Forms par... More

John Potter Stockton, Senator, New Jersey

John Potter Stockton, Senator, New Jersey

Title information based on similarity to other photographs of Stockton in the collection. Unverified information on negative sleeve: Robert Field Stockton. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Sen... More

D.C. McCallum

D.C. McCallum

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information... More

Hon. James G. Berret

Hon. James G. Berret

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Berrett Mayor. Mayor of Wash. D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, P... More

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://... More

Old Navy Dept., Wash. D.C. (1st photo)

Old Navy Dept., Wash. D.C. (1st photo)

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, inked on emulsion: Old Navy Dept. 350; penciled on emulsion: Navy Dept. probably after the war. Item no. 348. Credit line: Brady-H... More

Hon. Burton Chauncey Cook of Ill

Hon. Burton Chauncey Cook of Ill

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, in pencil: Hon. Cook. Member of Peace Convention of 1861 held in Wash. D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Librar... More

Hon. Cadwallader Colden Washburn of Wisc

Hon. Cadwallader Colden Washburn of Wisc

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Hon. C. C. Washburn. Delegate to Peace Convention in Wash. D.C. in 1861; Colonel of 2nd Wisc Cavalry, Maj... More

Judge Carter

Judge Carter

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, glass side, top: Chief Justice Cartter Cate, No. 24. Chief Justice, D.C. Court. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Li... More

Judge R.T. Merrick of D.C

Judge R.T. Merrick of D.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, glass side, top: illegible. Looks like Richard T. Merrick, 1826-1885. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of C... More

Gen. D.C. McCallum

Gen. D.C. McCallum

Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.cwp Forms par... More

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://... More

Hon. Godlove Stein Orth of Indiana

Hon. Godlove Stein Orth of Indiana

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Hon. Orth. Delegate to the Peace Convention held in Wash. D.C., 1861. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph... More

D.C. McCallum

D.C. McCallum

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched on emulsion: 3751. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. ... More

View - Reform School. Bladensburg Rd., Wash. D.C

View - Reform School. Bladensburg Rd., Wash. D.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Brady Photo; penciled on emulsion: Reform School. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library... More

Lt. Col. W.O. Drew 2nd D.C. Inf

Lt. Col. W.O. Drew 2nd D.C. Inf

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched on emulsion: 14098. Corresponding print is in LOT 4192-A. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Cong... More

Old Winder Bldg. 17th & F. St. N.W. Wash. D.C

Old Winder Bldg. 17th & F. St. N.W. Wash. D.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, penciled on emulsion: Winder Building 17th & F. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Ph... More

U.S. Treasury before completion. Washington, D.C

U.S. Treasury before completion. Washington, D.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, inked on emulsion: Treasury from corner of. See item no. 368. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress,... More

Seaton, W.W., ex-Mayor of Wash. D.C

Seaton, W.W., ex-Mayor of Wash. D.C

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: 442. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division... More

U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C. showing old Riggs Hotel, 15th & G. N.W

U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C. showing old Riggs Hotel, 15th & G. N.W

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... More

Hon. Aylett Hawes Buckner of MO

Hon. Aylett Hawes Buckner of MO

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Delegate to the Convention in Washington D.C. in 1861 in an effort to devise means to prevent the impending war. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collect... More

Col. John Harris? U.S. Marine Corps. Commandant Marine Corps. Hdq. Washington Barracks. Wash. D.C

Col. John Harris? U.S. Marine Corps. Commandant Marine Corps. Hdq. Was...

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is avai... More

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Col. C.N. Alexander, 2d D.C. Inf

Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://... More

Gen. John Eaton

Gen. John Eaton

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: John Eaton. Commissioner Education, Washington, D.C. Corresponding print in LOT 4192. Credit line: Brady-... More

Hon. Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen of N.J

Hon. Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen of N.J

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Freling Huysen. Member of Peace Convention in Wash. D.C. in 1861. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph col... More

Col. John Harris? U.S. Marine Corps. Commandant Marine Corps. Hdq. Washington Barracks. Wash. D.C

Col. John Harris? U.S. Marine Corps. Commandant Marine Corps. Hdq. Was...

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is avai... More

R. Wallack sic, Mayor of Wash

R. Wallack sic, Mayor of Wash

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: 5339. Photo shows Richard Wallach, former Mayor of Washington, D.C. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph c... More

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B956. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. 905. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The old Capitol prison, Washington, D.C.

The old Capitol prison, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows old Capitol prison used during the Civil War. No. 4159. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c18... More

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B952. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Pontoon bridge across James River above Jones' Landing (view from south side)

Pontoon bridge across James River above Jones' Landing (view from sout...

No. 2537. Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

[Maj. General Joseph Hooker, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing left, left hand on sword]

[Maj. General Joseph Hooker, three-quarter length portrait, standing, ...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 1922. Civil War Photograph Collection. Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2009.

Gen. Jeff. C. Davis

Gen. Jeff. C. Davis

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 War Photogr... More

[Boats docked at the shore of a river in a wooded area]

[Boats docked at the shore of a river in a wooded area]

Title devised by library staff. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B911. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B951. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Docks in City Point, Va.

Docks in City Point, Va.

No. 812. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "James River, City Point, Va." Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

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.

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B929. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Long bridge, Washington, D.C.

Long bridge, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows General Daniel Craig McCallum, Military Director and Superintendent of the Union railroads during the Civil War, with unidentified men on railroad bridge. No. B266. Title from item. Gift; Col. ... More

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

Fort Beauregard, Bay Point, S.C. Nov. 1861

Fort Beauregard, Bay Point, S.C. Nov. 1861

Photograph shows a view inside the fort. No. 205. Title from item. Photographer identified in Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by ... More

Gettysburg, battlefield of, Scene of Pickett's charge, 974

Gettysburg, battlefield of, Scene of Pickett's charge, 974

Photograph shows clump of trees on left that was point of direction for Pickett's soldiers, monument to 2nd Corps placed near where General Alexander S. Webb was wounded, spot in the center where General Armist... More

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

7th New York State Militia, Camp Cameron, D.C., 1861

No. B924. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Battlefield of Bull Run. Soldiers' graves

Battlefield of Bull Run. Soldiers' graves

No. B1250. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

Chain bridge, Washington, D.C.

Chain bridge, Washington, D.C.

Title from item. Part of Brady-Handy Collection.

[Josua P. Graffam, Sgt., 1st D.C. & 1st Maine Cavalry, Co. B., U.S.A., full-length portrait, facing front]

[Josua P. Graffam, Sgt., 1st D.C. & 1st Maine Cavalry, Co. B., U.S.A.,...

Title devised by Library staff. Information from file print. Original photograph in collection of Josephine Cobbs. Copy photo made by LC in 1961 from a tintype belonging to Mrs. Nellie L. Cobb, South Portland, ... More

Surgeons and hospital stewards at Harewood Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Surgeons and hospital stewards at Harewood Hospital, Washington, D.C.

No. B489. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.