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[Title page of Elementa geometrie; with decorated border and initial P and geometric diagrams]

[Title page of Elementa geometrie; with decorated border and initial P...

Title page in: Elementa geometria / Euclides. Venice : E. Ratdolt, 1482. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 225.

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca. Book illustration from Library of Congress

L'Aquatinta magnanimo duca. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Decorated initial L showing mathematician Luca Paccioli as Franciscan monk, surrounded by text, and rope-patterened border. Illus. and text in: Somma di arithmetica, geometria, proporzione e proporzionalita / L... More

[Title page of De arte supputandi, book four; with decorated border including men inside tent, Scaevola and Porsenna]

[Title page of De arte supputandi, book four; with decorated border in...

Bordered title page in: De arte supputandi / Cuthbert Tunstall. [Londoni : Impress. Aedibus R. Pynsoni, 1522]. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, ... More

[Title page of Mirifice logarithmorum canonis descriptio; with border of fruit and angels]

[Title page of Mirifice logarithmorum canonis descriptio; with border ...

Bordered title page in: Miriface logarithmorum canonis descriptio / John Napier. Edinburgi : Ex Officina Andreae Hart, 1614. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library... More

Mappa totius mundi / Mattheaus Albrecht Lotter sculpsit Aug. V.

Mappa totius mundi / Mattheaus Albrecht Lotter sculpsit Aug. V.

Print shows title ornamentation with four female figures representating the four continents, America as a Native wearing a skirt made of feathers and a feather headdress. Title from item. Illus. in: Atlas géogr... More

Verso of oval portrait miniature in gold case, showing James Madison's hair in braided pattern

Verso of oval portrait miniature in gold case, showing James Madison's...

Hair is in gold oval case within velvet-lined container; verso of James Madison's oval portrait miniature by Charles Willson Peale. Recto contains portrait miniature of Madison given to Catherine "Kitty" Floyd.... More

Shōgatsu kazari

Shōgatsu kazari

Print shows a lobster, ribbon, and tree branches arranged on a box. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: full Obosho Nishikie Sur... More

Aya Sofia, Constantinople, as recently restored by order of H.M. the sultan Abdul Medjid / from the original drawings by Chevalier Gaspard Fossati ; lithographed by Louis Haghe, esq.

Aya Sofia, Constantinople, as recently restored by order of H.M. the s...

Print shows title page with ornamental border and two decorative plaques, one containing tuğra (signature) of Sultan Abdülmecit and the other containing a view of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia S... More

[Partial border design for a page with birds, cherries, and other fruit]

[Partial border design for a page with birds, cherries, and other frui...

Inscribed in pencil: 4 x 4 birds, 3 x 5 leaves, 4 times 2 cher[ries], 1 x 7 peaches, 2 x 6 duck[s]. Title devised. Inscribed in pencil upper left: =8. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.110) Forms part o... More

[Black man with ceremonial mace and letter I]

[Black man with ceremonial mace and letter I]

Band leader or military guard. "Initial for Harpers magazine" Verso. Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Letters, O, I, S and A, T, M]

[Letters, O, I, S and A, T, M]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0068). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Letter T, letter A]

[Letter T, letter A]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0068). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Decorative fretwork design with leaves

Decorative fretwork design with leaves

13111 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 devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2... More

Top of imp. carriage, bronze, by ancient

Top of imp. carriage, bronze, by ancient

Drawing showing an ornamental bronze design of a phoenix figure with human head and arms, for the top of the imperial carriage. Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Unsign... More

[Woman in oversize dress and man on stairs and letter L]

[Woman in oversize dress and man on stairs and letter L]

Title devised by cataloger. Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Life magazine.

[Leaves and moonlit beach scene around musical notation for "The Voice of the Sea"]

[Leaves and moonlit beach scene around musical notation for "The Voice...

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0175). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Voice of the Sea" by T. B. Aldrich and W.W. Gilchrist, Harper's Christma... More

In primrose time

In primrose time

Includes letter H.

Death of Tristan

Death of Tristan

Tristan on his death bed, surrounded by hand decorated border.

The Valkyrs

The Valkyrs

Women warriors with spears and shields on horseback in the sky, surrounded by hand decorated border. In album: Wagner and his ideals, p. 6.

[Mule or donkey-drawn street car with initial T]

[Mule or donkey-drawn street car with initial T]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0205). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "In and out of the New Orleans Exposition" by Eugene V. Smalley, Century, 30:... More

[Standing man and letter I]

[Standing man and letter I]

"Initial letter, chap. 5." Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samu... More

[Man on horseback pointing, rope, and letter H]

[Man on horseback pointing, rope, and letter H]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[Man feeding dogs at table and letter T]

[Man feeding dogs at table and letter T]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[Knight and lance with letter I]

[Knight and lance with letter I]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[King walking with stick past tree with letter N]

[King walking with stick past tree with letter N]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[Two geese and acanthus decoration]

[Two geese and acanthus decoration]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as heading for chapter 13 in: "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samu... More

[Knight holding pike with banner with initial M]

[Knight holding pike with banner with initial M]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1936:0089). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court / Samuel Clemens. New York : Cha... More

[Inaugural decorations, McKinley inauguration, Pension Building]

[Inaugural decorations, McKinley inauguration, Pension Building]

Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Whittemore House, Washington, D.C. - interior of parlor, showing decorations]

[Whittemore House, Washington, D.C. - interior of parlor, showing deco...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Formerly in LOT 2958.

White House, East Room

White House, East Room

Photograph shows large chandelier in the reception room decorated with plants and palms. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be avai... More

Interior of Mr. W. C. Whitney's residence N.Y. Bed room with throne decorations

Interior of Mr. W. C. Whitney's residence N.Y. Bed room with throne de...

Photographs shows the bedroom in the home of Mrs. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, 871 Fifth Avenue. Stamped: H. Herbert Sidman, Photographer. 8 East 42d Street, New York. Title from item.

[Children outdoors with black cat]

[Children outdoors with black cat]

Includes decoration of two bats with haloes. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as headpiece for: "Truants from Heaven" by Virginia Yeamen Remni... More

How they say and narrate and the tale is told

How they say and narrate and the tale is told

(DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Anabel and Amoris," Harper's magazine, 104:363 (Feb. 1902).

How they sing

How they sing

Statue among trees and two letter A's. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Anabel and Amoris," Harper's magazine, 104:359 (Feb. 1902).

[Woman in garden]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Woman in garden]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: The Castle Comedy / Thompson Buchanan. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1904, p. 3.

White House, East Room. Decorations, Alice's wedding?

White House, East Room. Decorations, Alice's wedding?

Photograph shows large chandelier in the reception room decorated with plants and palms for the wedding of Alice Lee Roosevelt to Nicholas Longworth. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Co... More

White House wedding decorations [Flowers]

White House wedding decorations [Flowers]

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Benten-dori, an important native street of Yokohama, with feast-day decorations, Japan

Benten-dori, an important native street of Yokohama, with feast-day de...

Photographs shows rickshaws on Benten-dori with festive decorations and flags. H82239 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 8127. Copyright 1906 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount under Sun Sculpture Trad... More

White House wedding decorations

White House wedding decorations

Photograph shows decorations for the wedding of Alice Lee Roosevelt to Nicholas Longworth near music stands and chairs set up for musicians. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection ... More

White House wedding decorations

White House wedding decorations

Photograph shows prayer bench on platform decorated with flowers and palms for the wedding of Alice Lee Roosevelt to Nicholas Longworth. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Lib... More

White House wedding decorations

White House wedding decorations

Photograph shows prayer bench decorated with flowers and palms for the wedding of Alice Lee Roosevelt to Nicholas Longworth. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Antelope ruins showing prehistoric decorations

Antelope ruins showing prehistoric decorations

Ruins of Navajo Indian cliff dwellings.

I-Eel

I-Eel

(DLC/PP-1934:0109). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Old college songs," Century, 76:230 (June 1908). Exhibit loan 4193-L.

Old Nassau

Old Nassau

(DLC/PP-1934:0109). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Old college songs," Century, 76:232 (June 1908).

[Puck with boy and girl looking out window]

[Puck with boy and girl looking out window]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0080). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as heading and decorations in: "A Doctor of Medicine" by Rudyard Kipling, The Del... More

Decorations for T. Roosevelt at Brussels

Decorations for T. Roosevelt at Brussels

Photograph showing two standing stuffed bears holding a "Welcome Teddy Bear" sign and bundles of wheat. Title from item. Bain News Service photograph. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Too much on it / K.

Too much on it / K.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam's Christmas tree about to topple over onto him because there are too many heavy ornaments near the top, such as a red devil labeled "Politician", a cannon labeled "Sherman Law", a j... More

Design drawing for a biplane ("General Layout of a 'Baby' Type Wright Bi-Plane"). Layout, plans, elevations & details

Design drawing for a biplane ("General Layout of a 'Baby' Type Wright ...

Presentation drawing showing biplane as plans, elevations, sections, details, and perspective projections; decorative border featuring architectural elements, portraits of Orville and Wilbur Wright in medallion... More

Wilbur Wright funeral - floral decorations at the grave

Wilbur Wright funeral - floral decorations at the grave

Photograph shows mourners and floral decorations at the grave of Wilbur Wright in Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio. Title from item. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

[Girl in armchair reading "Ritual" book and initial H]

[Girl in armchair reading "Ritual" book and initial H]

Sketches of reading girl at left. (DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Fraternity Idea Among College Women" by Edith Rickert, Century, 85... More

A valentine : Col. Geo. Washington to Mistress Martha Custis, 1758

A valentine : Col. Geo. Washington to Mistress Martha Custis, 1758

(DLC/PP-1934:0109). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as title vignettes in: "A Valentine. Col. Geo. Washington to Mistress Martha Custis. 1758," by Arthur Guiter... More

These girls, having won distinction at the front with decorations, are part of the staff of instructors to inspire the new recruits

These girls, having won distinction at the front with decorations, are...

Four Russian girls, standing, in uniform. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Best on the tree / Will Houghton ; painted for PUCK by Will Houghton, of London.

Best on the tree / Will Houghton ; painted for PUCK by Will Houghton, ...

Illustration shows a woman holding cymbols as an ornament hanging from a Christmas tree. Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 76, no. 1971 (1914 December 12), cover. Copyright 1914 by Puck Publishing Corporation.

Pompeiish scene outside - Print, Library of Congress collection

Pompeiish scene outside - Print, Library of Congress collection

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, 2005-2017. Kunstanstalten A.-G., c... More

Decorations on OSCAR II

Decorations on OSCAR II

Photograph shows the Oscar II, also known as Henry Ford's "Peace Ship," which traveled on a Peace Mission to Europe, 1915-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

[Fortifications of town, woman looking out over landscape, and initial P]

[Fortifications of town, woman looking out over landscape, and initial...

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as headpiece for: "The White People" by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Harper's magazin... More

King George confers decorations

King George confers decorations

Photograph shows King George V presenting medals at St. George's Hall, Liverpool, as Decorating Acting Quartermaster C. Jones holds two medals. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015 and the Imperial War Museums... More

MEDALS, DECORATIONS, ETC. AMBASSADOR MACCHI DI CELLERE OF ITALY DECORATING GEN. MARCH

MEDALS, DECORATIONS, ETC. AMBASSADOR MACCHI DI CELLERE OF ITALY DECORA...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More