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Dodge Brothers Motor Car Company Plant, Between Joseph Campau & Conant Avenues, Hamtramck, Wayne County, MI

Dodge Brothers Motor Car Company Plant, Between Joseph Campau & Conant...

Significance: It served as the major manufacturing and assembly plant for the Dodge automobile and is the last large reinforced concrete automobile plant left in the Detroit area. The Dodge factory led to the ... More

[Engraved frontispiece showing pressure cookers opposite the title page to a book suggesting the use of steam as a force to drive an engine]

[Engraved frontispiece showing pressure cookers opposite the title pag...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A new digester or engine for softning bones, .... / by Denis Papin M.D. London : Printed by J. M. for H. Bonwicke, 1681. Published in: The tradition of technology : La... More

[The miner's friend, a pump using steam to create a vacuum to draw water from flooded mines; known as "Mr. Savery's engine for raising water by the help of fire"]

[The miner's friend, a pump using steam to create a vacuum to draw wat...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Philosophical transactions, giving some account of the present undertakings, studies, and labours of the ingenious, in many considerable parts of the world. London : C... More

Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapeshot - section of a petard

Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapesh...

Print shows various devices used with artillery and a cross-section of a petard. Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, ... More

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete perspective view of all the machinery of a bleach mill, upon the newest and most approved constructions, consisting of the wash mill, rubbing boards moved by a crank, and beetling engine for glazing the cloth, with a view of the boiling house; is most respectfully inscribed by ... Wm. Hincks / Wm. Hincks, delin. et sculp.

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete p...

Print shows an interior view of a mill where three men and a woman are engaged in washing, rubbing, glazing and boiling fabric. Title from item. Plate IX. Incorporated into the title is a coat-of-arms. First pu... More

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Plan - flue, fly wheel, cistern, etc.]

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Plan - flue, fly...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan. " "September 28th 1808" "28." Delineator: James Smallwood. (Source: The Engineering Drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, New Haven, Conn. : Published for the Maryland Historica... More

Steam engine - Mr. Watt's double steam engine from his specification of 1782

Steam engine - Mr. Watt's double steam engine from his specification o...

Print shows gears and pump mechanism for a steam engine. Title from item. Illus. in: A system of mechanical philosophy. Edinburgh : J. Murray, 1822. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of West... More

The rights of conjugal happiness contended By Mary G. Doe. Biddeford, Me. Printed on the "Eastern Journal Fast Engine Press [184-].

The rights of conjugal happiness contended By Mary G. Doe. Biddeford, ...

Verse.; Title. 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 27, Folder 9.

[The boys that run with the engine -- ]

[The boys that run with the engine -- ]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Tippecanoe club. The committee appointed at the public meeting held at the Perseverance engine house, on Tuesday evening last, will be prepared to report a constitution and by-laws for a Tippecanoe club on Friday evening, September 11th ... the

Tippecanoe club. The committee appointed at the public meeting held at...

On verso: 27. 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 197, Folder 6.

Locomotive engine

Locomotive engine

Photograph shows locomotive engine on display. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2, frontis.

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, sliding window in Engine Room

U.S. Gen'l Post Office, sliding window in Engine Room

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Steam indicator diargams, engine of Committee Room fan, north wing

Steam indicator diargams, engine of Committee Room fan, north wing

U.S. Capitol (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Wonderful, unprecedented, and exciting exhibition! An aeroport of flying ship, 23 feet long and carrying an operative steam engine and freight, with automaton passengers and various kinds of merchandise, will fly through the air, in various dire

Wonderful, unprecedented, and exciting exhibition! An aeroport of flyi...

Aerial navigation. 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 201, Folder 9.

Explosion of a steam fire engine, Cincinnati

Explosion of a steam fire engine, Cincinnati

Wood engraving by Bobbett-Hooper(?). Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1855 Dec. 22. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Publ. Ind.; Steam engines; Disa... More

Engine, J.H. Devereux, Alexandria

Engine, J.H. Devereux, Alexandria

Photograph shows the ornately decorated locomotive J.H. Devereux, of the United States Military Railroad with two crew members on board outside the roundhouse at the Alexandria station. Title from item. Publish... More

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-drawn fire engine]

[Firehouse scene showing firemen leaving firehouse pulling a hand-draw...

Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibited: American Treasures of the Library of Congress, 1997-1998; loan 4105-L.

The Harper's Ferry insurrection--The U.S. Marines storming the engine house--Insurgents firing through holes in the doors / from a sketch made on the spot by our special artist.

The Harper's Ferry insurrection--The U.S. Marines storming the engine ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 8, no. 204 (1859 Oct. 29), p. 342.

9 feet engine lathe

9 feet engine lathe

Photograph showing lathe used in the construction of the U.S. Capitol.

Railroad engine at City Point, Va.

Railroad engine at City Point, Va.

Title from item. Brady-Handy Collection.

Engine "Fred Leach? (i.e.) The General

Engine "Fred Leach? (i.e.) The General

Title from item. Printed on mount: (Miller, v. 8, p. 277).

The Rebel foray in Pennsylvania - General view of Chambersburg ; The Rebels exchanging their rags for overcoats at Chambersburg, Pa. ; Burning the engine house and machine shops at Chambersburg, Pa. / / sketched by Mr. Davis.

The Rebel foray in Pennsylvania - General view of Chambersburg ; The R...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 305 (1862 Nov. 1), p. 693. DCRM(G) example 1D2.4 - material (multiple works) without a collective title

Engine "Gen. Haupt," Alexandria, 1863

Engine "Gen. Haupt," Alexandria, 1863

Photograph shows wood burning locomotive "Gen. Haupt" named for Herman Haupt, chief of Construction and Transportation, in front of the roundhouse at the Alexandria station. No. 232. Title from item.

Engine "E.M. Stanton," Alexandria, July 1864

Engine "E.M. Stanton," Alexandria, July 1864

Photograph shows the locomotive "E.M. Stanton," built in 1862 and named for the secretary of war, on a turntable at the Alexandria railroad station. No. 239. Title from item.

Engine house at City Point, VA., September 1, 1864

Engine house at City Point, VA., September 1, 1864

Photograph shows railroad tracks leading to the engine house at City Point on the City Point and Army railroad. No. 138. Title from item.

Engine "Government" [Commodore?] down the "banks" near Brandy, April 1864

Engine "Government" [Commodore?] down the "banks" near Brandy, April 1...

Photograph shows a train off the track laying on its side near Brandy Station, Virginia.

Engine W. H. Whiton, and President's car, Alexandria, January,1865

Engine W. H. Whiton, and President's car, Alexandria, January,1865

Photograph shows a United States Military Railroad locomotive, W.H. Whiton, and the president's rail car, later used as Lincoln's funeral car. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 11... More

Engine at Gould and Curry Hill

Engine at Gould and Curry Hill

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 728. LOT subdivision subject: Mining Nevada. This record contains unverified data from old caption... More

Central Pacific Railroad Company - Freight Engine.

Central Pacific Railroad Company - Freight Engine.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1262. LOT subdivision subject: Central Pacific Railroad Equipment and Tracks on Donner Pass Route.... More

First steam fire engine, and trip hammer

First steam fire engine, and trip hammer

2375H U.S. Copyright Office. No. 2775.

[President Grant and Don Pedro starting the Corliss engine at the centennial, Philadelphia, 1876]

[President Grant and Don Pedro starting the Corliss engine at the cent...

Wood engraving from a sketch by Theodore R. Davis. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly (1876 May 27). Reference copy available in LOT 4435-A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tra... More

Our centennial--President Grant and Dom Pedro starting the Corliss engine / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Our centennial--President Grant and Dom Pedro starting the Corliss eng...

Print show large crowd around Ulysses Grant, Pedro II (Emperor of Brazil), and large Corliss engine at Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, Pa. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 May 27, p. 421. Published in: T... More

Old "31" the Pioneer engine of Arizona

Old "31" the Pioneer engine of Arizona

Stereograph showing men posing on and near a locomotive, probably in Yuma, Arizona. Written in pen on back of mount: Yuma, Ariz., Fort Yuma, Cal. on bluff in background. "Descriptive views of the American Conti... More

[The ready and alert position of the big pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the big pump fire engine of the Fire ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 25. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[A double pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[A double pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 26. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the tool wagon of the steam fire engi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The tool wagon of the steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The tool wagon of the fire engine]

[The tool wagon of the fire engine]

Training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 19. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-H... More

[The steam fire engine belonging to the Fire Brigade unit from the Imperial Military classes, stationed at the Imperial Yıldız Sarayı (palace)]

[The steam fire engine belonging to the Fire Brigade unit from the Imp...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The gun and engine stores at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The gun and engine stores at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / Abdullah F...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 24. In album: The Imperial Naval Academy, Imperial Naval Arsenal, Navy Department, and bridges, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire... More

[The big pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The big pump fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine of the Fire Brigade]

[The ready and alert position of the old-fashioned steam fire engine o...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 29. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library ... More

The head guard on the South Eastern Railway, 1885--The engine is one of Richard Christopher Mansell's "Gunboat" 0-4-4 tanks, built for Greenwich, Woolrich and Blackheath local services

The head guard on the South Eastern Railway, 1885--The engine is one o...

Two men on locomotive and conductor(?), with left arm stretched outward, at car in foreground, London. Probably by John Thomson, F.R.G.S.

Fire engine, 1775, of the Friendship Fire Company, Alexandria, Va. 1889

Fire engine, 1775, of the Friendship Fire Company, Alexandria, Va. 188...

Photograph shows fire engine from 1775 on display outside of building. Copyright 1889 by J. M. Hill. Title from item.

Union pump engine.  Burleigh drills at work, made by flashlight.  Chamber in C. & C. at the 1650 foot level, by flash-light.  Interior Union works-draft wheel wheighing (sic) 110 tons

Union pump engine. Burleigh drills at work, made by flashlight. Cham...

Photographed and copyrighted, 1890, by Jas. H. Crockwell, Virginia City, Nevada. Composite of four reproductions of photographic prints. In album: Souvenir of the Comstock, p. 12.

[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depends on the temperature in an engine]

[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depen...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Reflections on the motive power of heat and on machines fitted to develop that power. New York : J. Wiley & sons, 1890. Published in: The tradition of technology : Lan... More

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings were under construction

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings we...

Photograph shows two men operating steam powered fire engine; thick black smoke blows from steamer. No. 424. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: Richmond & Danville Railroad v. Elliott, 149 U.S. 266 (1893)

U.S. Reports: Richmond & Danville Railroad v. Elliott, 149 U.S. 266 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 149; October Term, 1892; Richmond and Danville Railroad Company v. Elliott

Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. engine scooping water; train running 25 miles an hour.

Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. ...

Photograph shows train moving along track; water coming from underneath train. Copyright 1894 by F. W. Blauvelt, N. Y. Title from item.

[A three-horsepower internal combustion engine that ran on coal gas]

[A three-horsepower internal combustion engine that ran on coal gas]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The gas and oil engine / by Dugald Clerk. New York : J. Wiley & sons, [1896]. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard... More

[Horse-drawn fire engine rushing to a fire]

[Horse-drawn fire engine rushing to a fire]

Photograph shows three white horses rushing down city street pulling a steam fire engine carrying three fire fighters; crowds on the street and inside the Shaw building watch fire engine go by. Title devised by... More

The first engine and train in America

The first engine and train in America

DeWitt Clinton train (1831) exhibited on railroad flat car to spectators. Copyright by R.Y. Young.

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Train leaving Oakland, Calif.

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Tra...

Decorated engine. H6117 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. Index; Pres. I.; Shelf.

Marine engines made by Detroit Shipbuilding Co., two triples and a quadruple

Marine engines made by Detroit Shipbuilding Co., two triples and a qua...

Photograph shows the Orleans Street yard of the Detroit Shipbuilding Corporation, Detroit, Michigan. (Source: researcher W. Worden, 2017) Title from Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "G 86" and "two ... More

A bear was on the engine of the President's Special, it was in a bad humor and snarled viciously at the President when he went near it / De Mar.

A bear was on the engine of the President's Special, it was in a bad h...

Newspaper clipping of cartoon showing Theodore Roosevelt, dressed as the train's fireman, attempting to board a locomotive labeled "second term" as a bear labeled "the trusts" snarls at him and Uncle Sam, the t... More

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