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[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Ditch of the Malakoff, battery gervais and rear of the redan / W. Simpson del. ; J. Needham, lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Ditch of the Malakoff, battery gervais and rear of the redan / W. Simp...

Print shows a view of the earthworks, gabions, and passageways at the Malakoff, the primary Russian fortification before the city of Sevastopolʹ, with view of the city in the background. Title from item. Colnag... more

Ditch and abattis (i.e. abatis) in front of Fort Sedgewick (i.e. Sedgwick)

Ditch and abattis (i.e. abatis) in front of Fort Sedgewick (i.e. Sedgw...

No. 4431. Title from item. Another print of this image: LOT 11486-G, no. 11. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

Jeff's Race for the Last Ditch!

Jeff's Race for the Last Ditch!

Another version of Jefferson Davis's capture by Union cavalry. (See "The Chas-ed "Old Lady" of the Confederacy," no. 1865-11.) The image appears on the cover of a musical piece dedicated to Davis's captor, "Li... more

The last ditch polka d'accacia / drawn & engd. by H.F. Greene, Boston.

The last ditch polka d'accacia / drawn & engd. by H.F. Greene, Boston.

Sheet music cover celebrating Confederate president Jefferson Davis' confinement at Fort Monroe, after his capture by Union troops in May 1865. Davis is portrayed as a rat in a wire cage which in turn is sealed... more

Hydraulic Mining--The Ditch, Yuba County

Hydraulic Mining--The Ditch, Yuba County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 791. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Alfalfa field & irrigation ditch, Rio Bravo Ranch

Photo of Kern County, California. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Farms...; Ranches...; Farm machinery' Irrigation; Artesian well; Indians Capms...; Indian ... more

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Photograph shows men spread out across the land using teams of horses to dig ditches for irrigation. Fort Morgan Drug Co., Fort Morgan, Colo. Title from item.

Jackson Ranch - Irrigating alfalfa; from the ditch to the check

Jackson Ranch - Irrigating alfalfa; from the ditch to the check

Man standing and man on horseback by a branch distributing ditch from the Calloway canal, Kern Co., Calif. No. 663. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Farming... more

[With the U.S. troops in Mexico--black soldiers digging a ditch for rain water to flow off]

[With the U.S. troops in Mexico--black soldiers digging a ditch for ra...

"For the files of the War Dept. only. Photo by William Fox, staff photographer. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood" No. 203963.

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

Drawing shows female symbol of Democracy pushing a German soldier labeled "Militarism" into a ditch in which a skeleton awaits him with open arms. Title from Life magazine. Published in: Life, 1917 March 22, pp... more

U.S. Reports: Public Service Co. v. Corboy, 250 U.S. 153 (1919)

U.S. Reports: Public Service Co. v. Corboy, 250 U.S. 153 (1919)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 250; October Term, 1918; Public Service Company of Northern Illinois v. Corboy, Drainage Commissioner of the Calumet Ditch

[Laurel Ditch, La Cabaña Fortress, Havana, Cuba]
League of Nations Malaria Investigation Committee to India. A concrete-lined ditch which was the type of open ditch in which the anopheles minimus mosquito would not breed in this section of India

League of Nations Malaria Investigation Committee to India. A concrete...

Image source: U.S. Public Health Service, after Dr. L.L. Williams. Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Main flood and drainage ditch of Savannah River migratory waterfowl refuge, biological survey project near Savannah, Georgia. This ditch served when area produced rice until 1895, when rice prices fell and tropical storm damaged field and walls

Main flood and drainage ditch of Savannah River migratory waterfowl re...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Testing for anopheles minimus inlet and outlet irrigation ditches. No minimus were found in the ditch that is damned up, yet there were many in the ditch where water is flowing

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma high...

Image source: U.S. Public Health Service, after Dr. L.L. Williams. Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma highway, Chefang (vicinity), China. Small irrigation ditch in the rice fields formerly had anopheles minimus mosquitoes breeding in pockets all along it. It has been rechanneled, as indicated by the new mud piled up on both sides. But the cattle have already trampled it; vegetation is growing in the cattle tracks and minimus are starting to breed in it again. The ditch had to be dusted with Paris green

Public Health Service Investigation Commission to the China-Burma high...

Image source: U.S. Public Health Service, after Dr. L.L. Williams. Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

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