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To the right honourable, the Earl of Shelbourne, His Majesty's principal Secretary of State for the Southern Department. This plan of the colony of Connecticut in North-America.

To the right honourable, the Earl of Shelbourne, His Majesty's princip...

Scale ca. 1:275,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows counties, towns, rivers, and post roads. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1022 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.... more

War office, Williamsburg. November 11, 1779. The appointment of a clothier having in some measure altered the arrangements of the clothing department in this state, the whole direction of which was vested in the commissary of stores it becomes n

War office, Williamsburg. November 11, 1779. The appointment of a clot...

Evans 16663. 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 178, Folder 29.

By Horatio Gates, Esquire, Major General and commander in chief of the army of the United States in the southern department of America, &c. &c. &c. A proclamation. The patriotick exertions of the virtuous citizens of the United States, having en

By Horatio Gates, Esquire, Major General and commander in chief of the...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans. 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 172, Folder 7.

A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America,

A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America,

Scale ca. 1:768,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows land grants and purchases in northeastern New York State and granted townships in Vermont and parts ... more

... An act for establishing an executive department, to be denominated the Department of Foreign Affairs ... Approved July 27, 1789 ... [New York, Childs and Swaine, 1789].

... An act for establishing an executive department, to be denominated...

Bristol: B7169. 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 211, Folder 15.

Plan du canton de Plimouth et partie des Baradéres.

Plan du canton de Plimouth et partie des Baradéres.

Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. Shows eastern limits as of 1781 and 1790 and names of owners of real property tracts. Available also through ... more

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That the Secretary for the department of war, be, and he is hereby directed to make out an exact list, of the name of each person, re

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United ...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of December, one thous... more

... An act authorizing a settlement of certain expenses of the Commissioner of loans ... [Followed by] An act allowing an additional compensation to the principal clerks in the Department of state, and the Treasury and War Departments for the ye

... An act authorizing a settlement of certain expenses of the Commiss...

Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session begun and held at the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday the second of December, one thousan... more

Federalists, 1801, Table of Republican Department Heads and Office Holders

Federalists, 1801, Table of Republican Department Heads and Office Hol...

Table of Republican Department Heads and Office Holders

Navy Department, 1801, List of Officers
Navy Department, January 23, 1806, Drawing of Gunboat
Navy Department, January 23, 1806, Drawing of Cannonade and Carriage
Statement showing the amount of funds remitted to the officers of the quarter-master's department in the first three quarters of the year 1823, and the amount for which accounts have been rendered for the same period.

Statement showing the amount of funds remitted to the officers of the ...

On verso: A. B. h. . 14, 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 191, Folder 28a.

(Engineer orders No. 5.) Engineer department, Washington, May 28, 1828 ... Alexander Macomb. Major General, Chief engineer of the United States.

(Engineer orders No. 5.) Engineer department, Washington, May 28, 1828...

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 229, Folder 16.

Circular. "United States fiscal department." To professional gentlemen, officers in the various branches of the public service, claimants, and others "immediately interested in the practical administration of the government." ... Taylor & Maury,

Circular. "United States fiscal department." To professional gentlemen...

Page Order: Leaflet 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 200, Folder 17.

Government map of Nicaragua : from the latest surveys ordered by President Patricio Rivas and Genl. William Walker ; executed under the supervision of the Señor Fermín Ferrer, Governor of the Western Department, 1856.

Government map of Nicaragua : from the latest surveys ordered by Presi...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes location map ("Map of Central America"), Scale [1:1,550,000], and coat of arms of Nicaragua.

State Department

State Department

Photograph shows the Northeast Executive Building, home of the State Department between 1819 and 1866; designed by James Hoban. Title from item. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of p... more

[U.S. Department of Interior Building]

[U.S. Department of Interior Building]

Photo shows a U.S. government building at 7th and F streets, NW, in Washington, DC, while it was occupied by the Department of the Interior. Later known as the Patent Office Building. In album: Benjamin Brown F... more

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South]

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photograph...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown.

Plan of works erected at Centreville, Va., by Union forces. Under direction of Genl. Barnard Chief Engineer of Department of Washington.

Plan of works erected at Centreville, Va., by Union forces. Under dire...

Map shows the area surrounding Centreville in Fairfax County , Va., and includes the locations of abandoned Confederate fortifications on the outskirts of the town.

Office of Judge Advocate Department of the Cumberland

Office of Judge Advocate Department of the Cumberland

No. 4518. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Photograph is half of a stereograph pair. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Old State Department Building, corner 15 Street and Pennsylvania Avenue
Headquarters Chief of Artillery Department of the Cumberland

Headquarters Chief of Artillery Department of the Cumberland

Photograph shows rows of carts and cannons in front of the buildings. No. 4515. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Photograph is half of ... more

Headquarters Potomac Department. Culpeper C. H., May 5, 1861 ... Therefre I call upon the brave men within the geographical limits above indicated, to respond instantly to this demand upon their patriotism, in defence of all that is held sacred

Headquarters Potomac Department. Culpeper C. H., May 5, 1861 ... There...

C. S. A. 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 187, Folder 6.

Office wagon of headquarters Department of the Cumberland

Office wagon of headquarters Department of the Cumberland

No. 4520. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Photograph is half of a stereograph pair. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

General Rosencranz, [i.e. Rosecrans] commanding the Department of Western Virginia, surrounded by his staff, at their headquarters, Clarksburg, Va. / from a sketch by our special artist with General Rosencranz's [i.e. Rosecrans] command.

General Rosencranz, [i.e. Rosecrans] commanding the Department of West...

Joseph Derr, Jr., Private Secretary; Capt. N.P. Richmond, Adjutant; Capt. C. Leib, Quartermaster; Brigadier-General W.S. Rosencranz; and Capt. C. Kingsbury, Jr., Aide-de-Camp sitting around table with a map of ... more

Col. Paine's barracks, brigade hospital, Dr. [Sim's?] headquarters, roof of State quartermasters office, United States Quartermasters Department, ice houses, Mississippi River

Col. Paine's barracks, brigade hospital, Dr. [Sim's?] headquarters, ro...

Photograph shows a commercial street in Cairo, Illinois with Union military barracks in the distance. Title from inscriptions on mount reading top left to right. "No. 4" upper left corner. Photograph possibly t... more

Headquarters, Department of South-western Virginia, Salt Sulphur Springs, August. 1862. General orders, No. By direction of the General commanding is hereto appended a list of those absent without leave from the 2nd brigade of this command ... M

Headquarters, Department of South-western Virginia, Salt Sulphur Sprin...

Exchange Wm. & Mary College Lib. 2-14-41.; Rec. R. B. 3-10-14.; On verso: Exchange Wm. & Mary College Liby 2-15-41.; Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

Extracts received June 18th, by the flag officer. Navy department. June 17th, 1862. The steamer Despatch sailed from Dublin about the 29th of May, and the Anglia from Liverpool on the 28th of May. The steamer Scotia, after leaving Liverpool, ret

Extracts received June 18th, by the flag officer. Navy department. Jun...

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 204, Folder 34.

Proclamation headquarters Department of the gulf. New Orleans May 1st, 1862 … The City of New Orleans and its environs, with all its interior defences having been evacuated by the rebel forces in whose possession they lately were, and being now

Proclamation headquarters Department of the gulf. New Orleans May 1st,...

Another issue. 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 24, Folder 31.

Eastern portion of the military department of North Carolina

Eastern portion of the military department of North Carolina

LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 306 (Fillmore map coll. no. 259) Signed in ms: Millard Fillmore, March 12, 1865. "Engraved in the Engineer Bureau, War Dept." Annotated on verso in black ink: Eastern portion of Nor... more

General order. The attention of officers and others in the naval service is called to the following section of an act of Congress, approved July 14, 1862, viz ... Gideon Welles, Secretary of Navy. Navy department. July 17, 1862.

General order. The attention of officers and others in the naval servi...

Page Order: Leaflet 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 204, Folder 35.

Eastern portion of the Military Department of North Carolina  /

Eastern portion of the Military Department of North Carolina /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railroads, towns, drainage, and swamps. In this issue, the Corps of Engineers's insignia printed to the left of the map title is framed by a scroll, an eagle is on a perch... more

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia & Fort Monroe

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia & Fort Mon...

Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 471 Indicates fortifications on the Peninsula, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. Map has been annotated to include county names and boundaries, additional vill... more

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia and Fort Monroe showing the approaches to Richmond and Petersburg

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia and Fort M...

Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 605 "Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr. Defenses of Washington to Engr. Dept., Jan'y. 1866." Map of the Peninsula from Richmond to Yorktown indicating fortificati... more

General order. Headquaters. Department of Western Virginia, Charleston, Va., Sept. 24, 1862. General Order, No. The money issued by the Confederate government is secure, and is receivable in payment of public dues, and convertible into 8 per cen

General order. Headquaters. Department of Western Virginia, Charleston...

Exchange Wm. & Mary's College Lib. 2-14-41.; Rec. R. B. 3-10-41.; On verso, Copy 2: Exchange Wm. & Mary College Liby 2-15-41.; Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. Available also through the Librar... more

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia and Fort Monroe, showing the approaches to Richmond and Petersburg

Part of the map of the military department of S.E. Virginia and Fort M...

Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 604 Gives fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through ... more

Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. forces, in the Department of the Gulf

Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operation...

Scale ca. 1:380,160. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 231 In margin at bottom: Line of marsh [sic] of Gen. Banks corps d'armee April & Mai 1863. Map extends from Natchez, Mississippi, in the north to Marsh Island, ... more

Major General Rosecrans on contributions for the sick and wounded. Headquarters Department of the Cumberland. Murfreesboro, February 2, 1863.

Major General Rosecrans on contributions for the sick and wounded. Hea...

On verso: E. U. S. Oct. 26.1912. 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 175, Folder 25.

Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operations of the U.S. Forces in the Department of the Gulf /

Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi, illustrating the operation...

Relief shown by hachures. Covers the area from west to east, Alexandria, La. to Pearl River, and from north to south, Vidalia, La. to Atchafalaya Bay. "Track of Gen. Banks" shown in red. LC Civil War maps (2nd ... more

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Hazel River, Va., 1864

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Ha...

No. B361. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, page 313". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Headquarters Q.M. department, City Point

Headquarters Q.M. department, City Point

Photograph shows a railroad bridge above a creek bed in City Point, now known as Hopewell, Virginia. Building in the distance. No. 33. Title from item.

Group at quartermaster's department
State of New-Hampshire. Executive Department. A proclamation, by His Excellency the Governor. [Concord, 1864].

State of New-Hampshire. Executive Department. A proclamation, by His E...

Proclamation dated Oct. 13, 1864.; I. Gilmore, Joseph Albree, 1811-1867.; On verso: Gift Robt. Todd Lincoln Papers 1923. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page ... more

Rules and regulations. Adopted February 26, 1864, by the National freedmen's relief association, with regard to the schools and teachers under its auspices, in General Saxton's department. [n. p.] 1864.

Rules and regulations. Adopted February 26, 1864, by the National free...

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 235, Folder 1.

Executive mansion. Washington, D. C., Dec. 2, 1864. Major General Banks. I know you are dissatisfied, which pains me very much; but I wish not to be argued with further ... I have told you why I cannot order Gen. Canby from the Department of the

Executive mansion. Washington, D. C., Dec. 2, 1864. Major General Bank...

Facsimile reprint on parchment paper.; Bixby, Mrs.; On verso: 2182 C 22 19 Ap 44. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printe... more

Freedmen and Union refugees' department of the Mississippi Valley Sanitary fair [1864].

Freedmen and Union refugees' department of the Mississippi Valley Sani...

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 85, Folder 11.

Floral department of the great fair

Floral department of the great fair

People looking at flowers at the Metropolitan Fair, New York City. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 8 (1864 April 16), p. 241.

Hd. Qrs. D. and [A. Tenn.] Aug. 30, 1864, 8 a.m. : [Pencil sketch showing the location of the Headquarters, Department of the Tennessee, on Flint River near Jonesboro, Georgia].

Hd. Qrs. D. and [A. Tenn.] Aug. 30, 1864, 8 a.m. : [Pencil sketch show...

Remainder of title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil drawn on 3/8 in. numbered grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S82, 180 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.... more

Post office department. Sir: You are directed to receive from Postmasters, on deposit, for the service of the Post Office department all treasury notes of the old issue, at part, for balances due from them to the Confederate states, up to and in

Post office department. Sir: You are directed to receive from Postmast...

Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. 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 2... more

Commissary Department, Head-quarters, Army of the Potomac / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, positive by A. Gardner.

Commissary Department, Head-quarters, Army of the Potomac / negative b...

Photograph showing a group of soldiers in front of the commissary buildings at the Army of the Potomac headquarters at Brandy Station, Virginia. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexa... more

Great central fair in aid of the Sanitary commission, to be held at Philadelphia, first week in June, 1864. Restaurant department ... Philadelphia 1864.

Great central fair in aid of the Sanitary commission, to be held at Ph...

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 158, Folder 29l.

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Hazel River, Va., 1864

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Ha...

No. B391. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Headquarters Army of Potomac - Brandy Station, Va. April 1864. Quarters of Provost Marshal Department. Capt. H. P. Clinton. Capt. J. R. Coxe

Headquarters Army of Potomac - Brandy Station, Va. April 1864. Quarter...

No. 500. 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 Wa... more

Sherman's department - engagement at Snake Creek Gap, Georgia / from a sketch by Theodore R. Davis.

Sherman's department - engagement at Snake Creek Gap, Georgia / from a...

Print shows Union troops engaging Confederate troops at Snake Gap, Georgia. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 8, no. 388 (1864 June 4), p. 364.

Northwestern Georgia (with portions of the adjoining States of Tennessee and Alabama) being part of the Department of the Cumberland /

Northwestern Georgia (with portions of the adjoining States of Tenness...

Relief shown by hachures. Troop positions and movements are not indicated. General campaign map showing turnpike and stage roads, railroads, towns, and rivers. Lacks the name of the lithographer in the lower ma... more

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Hazel River, Va., 1864

Winter quarters of Quartermaster's Department, 6th Army Corps. near Ha...

No. B355. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map of the military Department of the Gulf /

Map of the military Department of the Gulf /

Covers South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, and eastern Texas. Civil War salted paper maps. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S3 Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Blacksmith's shop, Quartermaster's department, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Blacksmith's shop, Quartermaster's department, Washington, D.C., April...

No. 864. 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 Wa... more

Part of the military department of the South, embracing portions of Georgia and South Carolina.

Part of the military department of the South, embracing portions of Ge...

Map of western South Carolina and northern Georgia extending from the North Carolina-South Carolina border south to Jacksonville, Georgia and from Camden, South Carolina west to Athens, Georgia. Depicted are ro... more

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in the hearts of the people. [mourning badge].

Post office department. The nation mourns his loss. He still lives in ...

Printed on silk, with President Lincoln's portrait in the center.

Wheelwright shop, Quartermaster's department, Washington, D.C., April, 1865

Wheelwright shop, Quartermaster's department, Washington, D.C., April,...

No. 878. 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 Wa... more

The U.S. Navy Department, 17th St. near Pa. Ave., Washington, D.C.

The U.S. Navy Department, 17th St. near Pa. Ave., Washington, D.C.

Horse-drawn trolley in front. Stereo by Bell & Bro., Wash., D.C. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Street-railroads 1867-69; DC, Wash. Bldgs., US Govt.; Shelf.

Treasury department. September 9, 1867. By direction of the President, the attention of officers and employees of this department is called to the following presidental proclamation, and they are directed to strictly observd its requirements for

Treasury department. September 9, 1867. By direction of the President,...

On verso, Copies 1-2; 4-11: Source Unknown 11/19/53. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 11 duplicate copies Printed Ephemer... more

Old Territory and Military Department of New Mexico.

Old Territory and Military Department of New Mexico.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 4 copies

The Agricultural Department, Washington, D.C.

The Agricultural Department, Washington, D.C.

Shows part of exterior of greenhouse.

Public notice no. 742. Important to pre-emption settlers. Department of the Interior, General Land Office, July 30, 1870. The following is an act approved July 14, 1870, to extend the provisions of the pre-emption laws to the Territory of Colora

Public notice no. 742. Important to pre-emption settlers. Department o...

Signed: Jos. S. Wilson, commissioner.; 1. Colorado.; On verso, Copy 1 and Copy 2: {stamp} Gift Gist Blair 1936; On verso, Copy 2: 2.89.202.178. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two f... more

[Gen. Cowan, Assistant Secretary, Interior Department, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Gen. Cowan, Assistant Secretary, Interior Department, head-and-should...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Map showing location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road Land Company Iowa Falls, and Sioux City R.R. Land Company Sioux City, and Pacific Land Company & Elkhorn Land Company, J. T. McAlvin, Del. I.R.R. Land Department, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1871.

Map showing location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road Land Com...

Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, township and counties, land grants, railroads with named lines. Includes geographical description and advertising. 3943 U.S. Copyright Office Scale Entered accordi... more

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