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[Notice, dated 4 July 1776, from a congressional committee to militiamen in Lancaster, Pa., accompanied by a letter of recommendation from the Philadelpphia Committee of Safety, concerning the defense of N.J. and Pennsylvania]

[Notice, dated 4 July 1776, from a congressional committee to militiam...

Reference copy may be available in Lot 4412 LB This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist. July 4, 1776; Militia Pa.; Congress, U.S. Early; N.J. Hist. 1776; Pe... more

Defense Mapping Agency Bicentennial commemorative memento of the Battle of Yorktown : to His Excellency Gen'l Washington, commander in chief of the armies of the United States of America, this plan of the investment of York and Gloucester has been surveyed and laid down, and is most humbly dedicated.

Defense Mapping Agency Bicentennial commemorative memento of the Battl...

Shows troop positions, firing lines, fortifications, and ship positions. Relief shown by hachures. Facsimile. Original version: To His Excellency Gen'l Washington, commander in chief of the armies of the United... more

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any direction]

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any directi...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Trattato di archittetura civile e militare di Francesco di Giorgio Martini ... / Francesco di Giorgio Martini. Torino : Tip. Chirio e Mina, 1841, Tav. XXIII. Published... more

Defense of the California Bank

Defense of the California Bank

A mildly jingoistic satire voicing American suspicions of foreign designs on California after the discovery of gold there in 1848. The bay and coastline of San Francisco are shown, menaced by foreign invaders ... more

Goffe rallying the men of Hadley [in defense of Indian attack during King Philip's War, Hadley, Mass., 1675-76]

Goffe rallying the men of Hadley [in defense of Indian attack during K...

Illus. in: The romance and tragedy of pioneer life / Augustus L. Mason. Cincinnati: Jones brothers and company, 1883, p. 133. Microfilm no. 53440 E. Copy neg. made from microfilm?

Restoration and defense of British liberty in South Africa

Restoration and defense of British liberty in South Africa

5 soldiers posed with rifles protecting woman with British flag symbolizing Britannia. D13577 U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted in 1900 by Underwood & Underwood. No. 2. This record contains unverified d... more

Japanese school boys with dummy guns, the nation's future defense

Japanese school boys with dummy guns, the nation's future defense

Stereo copyrighted by Whiting Brothers. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Educations, Milit.; Russo-Jap. War; Children; Japan Hist. 1905.

Release all class prisoners … General Defense Committee … Chicago, Ill. … Wm. D. Haywood. [1906-07?].

Release all class prisoners … General Defense Committee … Chicago, Ill...

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 18, Folder 55b.

West Point cadets handling coast defense guns

West Point cadets handling coast defense guns

No. 1083-2. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Education, military; Univ & Colleges; Army, U.S. Art... more

Anne Fitzhugh Miller :In Defense of Emmeline Pankhurst

Anne Fitzhugh Miller :In Defense of Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Panhurst is here to explain the British system and why militant methods are needed there, not to convert American women to militant methods.

Defense Not Denial: Pankhurst's militant methods thought ridiculous

Defense Not Denial: Pankhurst's militant methods thought ridiculous

Geneva Daily Times editorial disapproves of Emmeline Pankhurst's militant methods

The defense

The defense

The three-frame cartoon sequence portrays Sulzer's attack on Murphy. In the first frame, Murphy sits on the deck of a boat with a large cannon, drinking a glass of "Highway Loot" when his "bagman" points to an ... more

The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy / H. Shirer.

The first line of defense needs you - enlist in the Navy / H. Shirer.

U.S. Navy recruitment poster showing a ship at sea. Issued by City of Boston Committee on Public Safety.

Schneider Coast Defense Train (observation car)

Schneider Coast Defense Train (observation car)

Photograph shows observation car of a train carrying guns made by the Swiss company Schneider & Cie during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Schneider Coast Defense Train

Schneider Coast Defense Train

Photograph shows guns made by the Swiss company Schneider & Cie on a train during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Schneider Coast Defense Train (ammunition Car)

Schneider Coast Defense Train (ammunition Car)

Photograph shows ammunition car of a train carrying guns made by the Swiss company Schneider & Cie during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Canteen, 8th Coast Defense

Canteen, 8th Coast Defense

Photograph shows women serving food to American soldiers of the 8th Coast defense probably in New York State during World War I.

9th Coast Defense, Union Sq.

9th Coast Defense, Union Sq.

Photograph shows members of the U.S. Army Coast Artillery in front of the Everett Building, Union Square, New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

9th Coast Defense [i.e. Defence] - Maj. Miller

9th Coast Defense [i.e. Defence] - Maj. Miller

Photograph shows Major Mills Miller of the U.S. Army Coast Artillery in front of the Everett Building, Union Square, New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

9th Coast Defence [i.e. Defense] in Union Sq.

9th Coast Defence [i.e. Defense] in Union Sq.

Photograph shows members of the U.S. Army Coast Artillery in front of the Everett Building, Union Square, New York City. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

In a jovial mood Theodore Roosevelt, member, Advisory Board, American Defense Society.

In a jovial mood Theodore Roosevelt, member, Advisory Board, American ...

Photograph showing Theodore Roosevelt standing on platform smiling. Dates stamped on verso: Apr. 24, 1920; Jan. 28, 1923. Title from news agency caption on item. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the S... more

"Wig wag girl" of the Woman's Defense League in the camp near Washington, D.C.

"Wig wag girl" of the Woman's Defense League in the camp near Washingt...

Uniformed woman using signal flags. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Ph. I... more

2me Emprunt de la Defense Nationale

2me Emprunt de la Defense Nationale

People bringing money to the feet of La Marseillaise and Marianne. Translation of title: 2nd National Defense Loan. Signed: A. Robaudi. Promotional goal: Fr. J8. 1916. Item is no. 70 in a printed checklist avai... more

Rally 'round the flag with United States Marines "Soldiers of the sea" First in defense on land or sea / / Sidney H. Riesenberg 1916.

Rally 'round the flag with United States Marines "Soldiers of the sea"...

U.S. Marines recruitment poster showing marines in a landing party. Poster caption continues: Your country needs you! ; Now's the time to enlist! ; Apply today at 24 East 23rd Street, New York, N.Y.

Your country needs you now - The Navy, our first line of defense / Nuyttens 17.

Your country needs you now - The Navy, our first line of defense / Nuy...

Poster showing a sailor holding a rifle, and a harbor with many ships. Enlist at [blank]. No. 33017. Title from item.

Spirit of 1917--Join the United States Marines and be first in defense on land or sea

Spirit of 1917--Join the United States Marines and be first in defense...

U.S. Marine color guard leading the advance. Promotional goal: U.S. J26.

Turn to the right! Join the U.S. Navy, your first line of defense / Carey Print N.Y..

Turn to the right! Join the U.S. Navy, your first line of defense / Ca...

Poster showing a rebus on a signpost pointing to the right; the letter "i" in "right" is represented by an eye. Stamped: U.S. Navy Recruiting Station, 225 W. 42nd St., N.Y.C. Forms part of: Willard and Dorothy ... more

Our three lines of national defense / R. Peckner.

Our three lines of national defense / R. Peckner.

Poster showing a battleship, an industrial cityscape, and military personnel behind an American flag. Title continues: The smoke of America's factory stacks is a signal of our workers' and employers' loyalty. I... more

Registered War Garden under protection of State Council of Defense / J. N. Dingo ; Engraved by Barnes-Crosby Company.

Registered War Garden under protection of State Council of Defense / J...

Poster showing a cartoon from the Chicago Evening Post of a farmer waving a banner "War Gardens" as his cannon made from a bushel basket fires produce and a German figure sky high. Title continues: All the Ammu... more

Official proclamation. Iowa Council of national defense. To the farmers of Iowa ... Des Moines, Iowa. June 14, 1918.

Official proclamation. Iowa Council of national defense. To the farmer...

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 19, Folder 49.

General defense committee ... Will you help? now? Another member of the Industrial workers of the world has been murdered ... Wm. D. Haywood. Secretary-Treasurer. Chicago [1919].

General defense committee ... Will you help? now? Another member of th...

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 18, Folder 55a.

Sec. [of War] Weeks snapped at the microphone where he delivered his Defense Day address

Sec. [of War] Weeks snapped at the microphone where he delivered his D...

Title from item. In album: Washington, D.C., 1 Sept. 1924 to 1 Oct. 1924, v. 5, Herbert E. French, National Photo Company, p. 11. Forms part of: National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). Original... more

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