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Topic: district of columbia

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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

Affectionately dedicated to father J.B. Byrne. There is no profession in the world more honorable than that of a good priest ... St. Matthew's, August 23, 1857. [Washington, D. C. 1857].

Affectionately dedicated to father J.B. Byrne. There is no profession ...

Byrne, J. B. 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 203, Folder 4.

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

[Circular] Washington, June 1, 1858.

[Circular] Washington, June 1, 1858.

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 203, Folder 20.

Central academy, Corner of E. and 10th street, Washington City, D. C. A select school for boys ... [Washington, D. C.] Polkinhorn's steam job press [1858?].

Central academy, Corner of E. and 10th street, Washington City, D. C. ...

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. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 203, Folder... more

Synopsis of reason. Gentlemen:--Senators, and members of the House of representatives of the United States. The philosophy of nature, reason and sound common sence, together with all ancient and modern history, teaches the pleasing lesson, that

Synopsis of reason. Gentlemen:--Senators, and members of the House of ...

Synopsis of reason. 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 203, Folder 19.

Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for graduation : by order of the Corporation in August 1858 : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] /

Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for grad...

Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and... more

City of Washington.

City of Washington.

Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol flo... more

The construction of the Washington national monument, after a suspension of several years, is about to be resumed ... [Washington, D. C. 1859].

The construction of the Washington national monument, after a suspensi...

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 203, Folder 28.

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the age, will arrive at Norfolk and be open for the reception of visitors on Saturday, August 4 ... This splendid steamer Baltimore will make an excursion to Old Point and Norfol

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the...

Transportation. 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 3.

Plan of Foundry site : [Washington D.C.] /

Plan of Foundry site : [Washington D.C.] /

Shows foundry buildings and "Depot for guns." Also covers part of Potomac River waterfront and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Relief shown by hachures. From the Taggart Estate papers. Accompanied by ill.: Plan & el... more

[View of Washington looking down Pennsylvania Ave. toward unfinished Capitol. National Hotel on left, no. 1]

[View of Washington looking down Pennsylvania Ave. toward unfinished C...

Drawing shows a woman and child exiting the telegraph office, and the National Hotel, at Pennsylvania and 6th Street, NW, as carriages and people move up and down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington DC. The view ... more

Front of the White House, Washington

Front of the White House, Washington

Faint sketches of women strolling, upper left. Title inscribed lower right. Inscribed and partially erased lower right: Outside of White House [....] coaches will send sketches Take [....] as this may be usef... more

[Statue of George Washington by Clark Mills]

[Statue of George Washington by Clark Mills]

Drawing shows people in a park-like setting, walking and standing near the statue of George Washington by Clark Mills, located in Washington, DC. Congress commissioned a statue of Lt. Gen. George Washington (17... more

[Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

[Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

Illustrates Alexandria's central position in the defense of Washington, where at least 12 outlying forts surrounded the city. Military camps of various Union officers such as Samuel Peter Heintzelman are indica... more

Office of the Sanitary commission, Treasury building. Washington, September 16, 1861. Messrs, J. S. Newberry M. D., J. H. Douglass, M. D., and J. Foster Jenkins M. D., are from this date appointed associate secretaryes of the Sanitary commission

Office of the Sanitary commission, Treasury building. Washington, Sept...

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 16.

Union Ticket. First, second, fourth ward. For Collector, James F. Haliday, for Register, William Morgan, for Surveyor William Forsyth. [Washington, D. C., s. n 1861.]

Union Ticket. First, second, fourth ward. For Collector, James F. Hali...

District of Columbia 1861.; Three Washington, D. C. election tickets for the June 3, 1861 elections, printed on one sheet. Cf. Evening Star, June 2, 1861, p. 3.; 1.Elections--United States--1861.; 2. Elections-... more

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Fort Brady [i.e. Fort Carroll]

Photograph shows mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, possibly interior of Fort Carrol in Giesboro, Washington, D.C. instead of Fort Brady. No. 587. Title from item. Corrected title from ... more