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[Title page of a scriptural geology, The annals of the world, with border vignettes of Biblical kings Solomon and Nebuchadnezzar, temples before and after destruction, Cyrus, Vespasian, Adam and Eve, and the last supper] / R. Gaywood, fecit ; F. Barlowe, inv.

[Title page of a scriptural geology, The annals of the world, with bor...

Title page in: The annals of the world / James Ussher. London : Printed by E. Tyler for J. Crook and G. Bedell, 1658. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Con... More

In the Committee of Safety for the Colony of New-York, during the recess of the Provincial Congress, July 13th, 1775. Whereas information hath been given to this Committee, [Of wanton destruction of property, that guilty persons be punished as t

In the Committee of Safety for the Colony of New-York, during the rece...

Evans 14315; Imprint 3.; On verso, Copy 1: S; July 13, 1775. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed ... More

End of the Irish Invasion : - or - the Destruction of the French Armada / Js. Gillray, inv. et f., British Cartoon Print

End of the Irish Invasion : - or - the Destruction of the French Armad...

French warships, labeled Le Révolutionaire, L'Egalité and The Revolutionary Jolly Boat, being tossed about during a storm blown up by Pitt, Dundas, Grenville and Windham, whose heads appear from the clouds. Cha... More

Destruction of San Francisco by earthquake & fire

Destruction of San Francisco by earthquake & fire

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Kurz & Allison.

Destruction of Muckee on the coast of Sumatra

Destruction of Muckee on the coast of Sumatra

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bouvé.

Minerva turning from scenes of violence and destruction to religion and the arts

Minerva turning from scenes of violence and destruction to religion an...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: James Barry. Purchase; Christopher Mendez; 1983; (DLC/PP-1983:086).

Destruction of Jerusalem - Print, Library of Congress collection

Destruction of Jerusalem - Print, Library of Congress collection

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Merz.

Destruction of the French gun-boats-or-Little Boney & his friend Talley in high glee, British Cartoon Print

Destruction of the French gun-boats-or-Little Boney & his friend Talle...

Cartoon showing Napoleon, sitting on the shoulder of Talleyrand, gleefully peering through a large rolled document, "Talleyrand's plan for invading Great Britain", at the channel, where the French flotilla is b... More

[Front page of the Illustrated London news, illustrated with view of London from waterfront, and view of the destruction of the city of Hamburg by fire]

[Front page of the Illustrated London news, illustrated with view of L...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1842 May 14, p. 1.

President's house after its destruction by the British

President's house after its destruction by the British

Print shows fire damage to the White House after burning by the British during the war of 1812. Title from item. Inscribed on mount: Watterson's new guide to Washington, 1847-48. Library has two impressions. Ph... More

Destruction of Minot's Ledge lighthouse

Destruction of Minot's Ledge lighthouse

Illus. in: Gleason's pictorial, v. 1, no. 1 (1851 May 3), p. 20. Title from item.

Terrible rout & total destruction of the Whig Party. In Salt River

Terrible rout & total destruction of the Whig Party. In Salt River

The 1852 Democratic victory under the standard of Franklin Pierce is foreseen as a debacle for the Whig party, led by Winfield Scott. Pierce (center) sits on his horse, holding aloft a banner bearing his and ru... More

Ancient Jerus̈alem, previous to its destruction by Titus / from the original painting by G. Wunderlich ; on stone by J. Queen.

Ancient Jerus̈alem, previous to its destruction by Titus / from the or...

Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress)

Destruction of the packet-ship John Rutledge by an iceburg, Feb. 20, 1856 The only survivor, Thomas W. Nye, of New Bedford [with others in lifeboat].

Destruction of the packet-ship John Rutledge by an iceburg, Feb. 20, 1...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, April 12, 1856.

Comfort for soldiers!! Knowles' American insect destroyer, for the destruction of roaches, ants, flies, moths, bedbuga, mosquitos, flies, lice, &c., and to every kind of insect it is certain death. Indispensable for the army! ... Agents wanted.

Comfort for soldiers!! Knowles' American insect destroyer, for the des...

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 205, Folder 65.

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombardment on Dec. 13, 1862

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombard...

Slightly damaged house, #716. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War House... More

Destruction of the privateer PETREL by the ST. LAWRENCE

Destruction of the privateer PETREL by the ST. LAWRENCE

U.S. revenue cutter AIKEN, captured by Confederate and re-named PETREL, being sunk by U.S. frigate St. Lawrence, 1861 Steel engraving by Robert Hinshelwood, b. 1812; after painting(?) by Paul Manzoni, copyright... More

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombardment on Dec. 13, 1862

Views in Fredericksburg, Va., showing destruction of houses by bombard...

Slightly damaged house, #718. Mathew Brady Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Civil War Hous... More

Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewing destruction of R.R. by enemy, October 1863.

Map of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virginia shewin...

Illustrates the position in October 1863 in Fauquier County, Va., of the Union 3rd Army Corps under General William Henry French. The Union troops were near Warrenton Junction along the Orange and Alexandria Ra... More

Repairing Orange and Alexandria Railroad near Catlett's Station, after its destruction by the Confederates, October 1863

Repairing Orange and Alexandria Railroad near Catlett's Station, after...

No. 448. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Destruction of bridge telegraph tanks Etc. in Warrenton Junction

Destruction of bridge telegraph tanks Etc. in Warrenton Junction

Title inscribed below image. Inscribed lower left: hoops of tanks on front. Formerly Waud no. B-6. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.771) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Black Valley railroad! Great central, broad gauge, fast route, from Sippington, through Tippleton and Topersville via Beggars-town, Demonland and Black Valley, to destruction! Accidents by collisions entirely avoided as no trains are run over th

Black Valley railroad! Great central, broad gauge, fast route, from Si...

Temperance. 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 70, Folder 29.

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Central Railroad

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Centr...

Title, and alternate title from item. Another version published in Milhollen, Hirst D. and Kaplan: Divided We Fought: a pictorial history of the war, 1861-1865. New York, Macmillan Company, p. 398.

Railway destruction as a military art

Railway destruction as a military art

Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.601) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The war in Louisiana - destruction of the U.S. transport John Warner by confederate batteries on Red River, May 4 / from a sketch by our special artist, C.E.H. Bonwill.

The war in Louisiana - destruction of the U.S. transport John Warner b...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, l864 June 18, p. 197.

Great tornado in Wisconsin, June 28 - the almost entire destruction of the village of Viroqua [3 illus.]: 1.  Total destruction of the Methodist Church; 2. Ruins of the North-Western Times Printing Office, and residence of J.A. Somerby, Esq.; 3. General appearance of the country after the tornado, showing the track of the storm, and its terrible effects

Great tornado in Wisconsin, June 28 - the almost entire destruction of...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 513 (1865 July 29), p. 301. Reference copy may be in SSF (Graphic) - Storms Tornadoes Wis... More

Destruction of the depots, public buildings, and manufactories at Atlanta, Georgia, November 15, 1864 The Fourteenth and Twentieth Corps moving out of Atlanta, November 15, 1864.

Destruction of the depots, public buildings, and manufactories at Atla...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 9, no. 419 (1865 Jan. 7), p. 4.

Total destruction of the Democratic platform / terrible shipwreck and loss of life in Salt River

Total destruction of the Democratic platform / terrible shipwreck and ...

Title appears as it is written on the item. Forms part of: American cartoon print filing series (Library of Congress)

The Bar of Destruction [Death as bartender serving run to man as 2 small children beckon from doorway]

The Bar of Destruction [Death as bartender serving run to man as 2 sma...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1874 March 21), v.18, p. 256. Ref. copy in SPF-Temperance Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Death; Publ. Ind.; Temperance; Cartoons, U.S. 1874.

The political Sodom and Gomorrah are doomed to destruction / F. Grätz.

The political Sodom and Gomorrah are doomed to destruction / F. Grätz.

Print shows an angel labeled "New Party" with wings labeled "Tariff-Reform" and "Anti-Monopoly" leading two small orphan children labeled "Political Honesty" and "Political Wisdom" to safety, away from the fire... More

The end of the republican party After "The Destruction of Jerusalem" by Kaulbach.

The end of the republican party After "The Destruction of Jerusalem" b...

After a large painting by Wilhelm von Kaulbach showing the "destruction of Jerusalem", this print shows the demise of the Republican Party with various Republicans, Mugwumps, Democrats, and allegorical figures,... More

Preserve your forests from destruction, and protect your country from floods and drought / J. Keppler.

Preserve your forests from destruction, and protect your country from ...

Illustration shows a female spirit labeled "Public Spirit" warning two men cutting logs, of the consequences of deforestation. Title from item. Illus. from Puck, v. 14, no. 357, (1884 January 9), centerfold. Co... More

Destruction of the Westfield, Confederate States of America

Destruction of the Westfield, Confederate States of America

Print shows the Union vessel, Westfield, being destroyed January 1, 1863, after running aground in Galveston Bay; rather than let the ship fall into Confederate hands, the crew was offloaded and a charge set, w... More

In the Senate, March 25, 1898--Reading the President's message on the destruction of the "Maine" / drawn by W.A. Rogers.

In the Senate, March 25, 1898--Reading the President's message on the ...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 42 (1898 April 9), p. 344.

Naval court of inquiry on destruction of the MAINE

Naval court of inquiry on destruction of the MAINE

5 men seated around table and another man at a desk. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Courts; Nav... More

U. S. Battle ship Maine anchored over her grave from a Kodak picture taken 4 o'clock in the afternoon of Feb. 15, 1898, the date of her destruction.

U. S. Battle ship Maine anchored over her grave from a Kodak picture t...

Photograph shows U. S. battleship Maine anchored in Havana harbor. Additional title on item: Havana, Cuba. The U. S. battleship Maine anchored over her grave in the afternoon of Feb. 15, 1898, the date of her d... More

The destruction of Cat Alley

The destruction of Cat Alley

(DLC/PP-1933:0205). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Passing of Cat Alley" by Jacob A. Riis, Century, 57:175 (Dec. 1898).

Destruction of the Catholic church, April 27, '99, Kirksville, Mo., U.S.A.

Destruction of the Catholic church, April 27, '99, Kirksville, Mo., U....

Man photographing ruins of Catholic church, Kirksville, Missouri, after tornado. 32034 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by B.L. Singley. No. 9606.

"Pride goeth before destruction" / J.S. Pughe.

"Pride goeth before destruction" / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Richard Croker inflated like a hot air balloon, wearing a medallion showing the Tammany Tiger and a laurel wreath with ribbon labeled "Kansas City Convention"; running up behind him is David ... More

"Pride goeth before destruction" / J.S. Pughe.

"Pride goeth before destruction" / J.S. Pughe.

Cartoon showing Richard "Boss" Croker as an obese balloon-like man, wearing ribbon "Kansas City Convention", being attacked from behind by a man "Hill" with a spear "N.Y. State Democracy". Illus. in: Puck, v. 4... More

One of the streets of Morne Rouge, just outside of the zone of destruction - near St. Pierre, Martinique

One of the streets of Morne Rouge, just outside of the zone of destruc...

H19947 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Huge boulders from the volcano borne to the destruction of Basse Pointe, Martinique, F.W.I.

Huge boulders from the volcano borne to the destruction of Basse Point...

Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 14369. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Martinique; Volcanoes Martinique 1902; Geogr.; Shelf.

Scenes which force the hardest heart to weep a silent tear - victims as they fell in the destruction of Morne Rouge, Martinique, F.W.I.

Scenes which force the hardest heart to weep a silent tear - victims a...

View after eruption of Mt. Pelee volcano, showing debris and ruins of buildings.

The destruction of Russ[i]an torpede [sic] destroyers by Japanese torpede destroyers at Port Arthur -- the illustration of the war between Japan and Russia (no. 5)

The destruction of Russ[i]an torpede [sic] destroyers by Japanese torp...

Print shows sailors from the Japanese torpedo boat, Sazanami, boarding a Russian torpedo boat during a heated sea battle off Port Arthur during the Russo-Japanese war. Title from item. From series: Illustrated ... More

All that was left of the boat which carried over 1000 souls to destruction. General view of Slocum after being raised, Slocum Disaster, New York Harbor

All that was left of the boat which carried over 1000 souls to destruc...

Stereograph shows two men standing on the mangled deck of the steamboat the SS General Slocum at the New York Harbor.

Destruction of Cervera's warships by the American fleet off Santiago, Cuba, July 3rd, 1898

Destruction of Cervera's warships by the American fleet off Santiago, ...

Stereo copyrighted by C.L. Wasson (International View Co.). Photo of painting. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist. War w/ Spain; Navy, U.S.

Ofc. of Comptroller.  Committee checking daily destruction of National Bank notes

Ofc. of Comptroller. Committee checking daily destruction of National...

Three men in Treasury Department office with bank notes. National Photo Company Collection.

[Destruction of dreamland, Coney Island]

[Destruction of dreamland, Coney Island]

J156387 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Charles E. Stacy; June 8, 1911. Copyright claimant's address: Brooklyn, N.Y. Title derived from copyright deposit records.

Destruction of "Maine", Havana harbor, Cuba, Spanish-American War 1898

Destruction of "Maine", Havana harbor, Cuba, Spanish-American War 1898

Photograph shows sailors and others in small boats near the wreckage of the U. S. S. Maine; a wreath is tossed from the Maine's crows nest, American flag waving. Additional devised title: [Ceremonial sinking at... More

Flood destruction on Hickory St. near Fourth St., Chillicothe, Ohio

Flood destruction on Hickory St. near Fourth St., Chillicothe, Ohio

J181223 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; H. L. Jones; May 7, 1913. Copyright claimant's address: Greenfield, Ohio.

Flood destruction on Middle Hickory St., Chillicothe, Ohio

Flood destruction on Middle Hickory St., Chillicothe, Ohio

J181224 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; H. L. Jones; May 7, 1913. Copyright claimant's address: Greenfield, Ohio.

[Flood destruction on South Hickory St., Chillicothe, Ohio]

[Flood destruction on South Hickory St., Chillicothe, Ohio]

J181222 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; H.L. Jones; April 23, 1913. Copyright claimant's address: Greenfield, Ohio. Title derived from copyright deposit records.

13 anniversary, destruction of the U.S.S. Maine, Havana Harbor, Feb. 15, 1911

13 anniversary, destruction of the U.S.S. Maine, Havana Harbor, Feb. 1...

J152441 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; American Photo Co.; February 1911. Copyright claimant's address: Obispo 70, Havana, Cuba.

Destruction of 28th Infantry Camp, Fort Crockett, Tex. by hurricane of August 16-17, 1915

Destruction of 28th Infantry Camp, Fort Crockett, Tex. by hurricane of...

J206847 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Martin Blandford; September 24, 1915; DLC/PP-1915:44993.

[Soldier giving direction to a family, amid chaos and destruction of war]

[Soldier giving direction to a family, amid chaos and destruction of w...

Poster has no text. Title devised by Library staff.

The destruction of a U-boat by a Q-boat. A British mystery ship, H.M.S. PRIZE, held up by a German submarine: the "panic party" putting off in a boat

The destruction of a U-boat by a Q-boat. A British mystery ship, H.M.S...

Halftone repro. of drawing by Charles Pears. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, v. 153, 1918 Dec. 14, p. 794. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Destruction of Democratic Party aim communists, Dies Committee told. Washington, D.C., Aug. 22. Resuming his testimony before the House Committee investigating Un-American activities today, Dr. J.B. Matthews, former communist organizer, charged that communist strategy in America calls for the destruction of the Democratic Party as a prelude to the establishment of a "Soviet America." He also told the committee that immediate objectives of President Roosevelt's administration are identical to those of the Communist Party, 82238

Destruction of Democratic Party aim communists, Dies Committee told. W...

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

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