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Major General James Wolfe, commander in chief of his majesty's forces in the expedition against Quebec / H. Smith Esqr. pinxt. ; C. Spooner fecit.

Major General James Wolfe, commander in chief of his majesty's forces ...

Print shows James Wolfe, half-length portrait, left porfile, wearing military uniform.

The washing-tub expedition

The washing-tub expedition

Print shows Napoleon I wearing an oversized hat and holding a large sword leading a French fleet of washing tubs filled with French soldiers in an invasion of England.

Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi /

Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country ...

Relief shown by hachures. Bar scale incorrect. Note in manuscript ink on paper affixed to verso: "To accompany the claim of H.R. Schoolcraft. The country coloured green lies west & north of the [Michigan superi... more

An exploring expedition on the Canal Street plan / The exploring expedition at the South Pole, waiting for stores

An exploring expedition on the Canal Street plan / The exploring exped...

Print satirizes Charles Wilkes' United States Exploring Expedition, which left in August 1838. The upper left vignette shows Wilkes in a rowboat with scientists who use a transit or telescope to see fauna. The ... more

[Two U.S. Marine officers and two enlisted men, members of Perry's Japanese expedition]

[Two U.S. Marine officers and two enlisted men, members of Perry's Jap...

Drawing is first panel on the scroll "Perry's First Landing at Kurihama, July 8, 1853 ."

[French naval expedition to the Indo-Chinese archipelago: Merchants' place at Toumhai]

[French naval expedition to the Indo-Chinese archipelago: Merchants' p...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 April 26, p. 340.

[French naval expedition to the Indo-Chinese archipelago: Debarkation of Admiral Guerin at Toumhai]

[French naval expedition to the Indo-Chinese archipelago: Debarkation ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1856 April 26, p. 340.

Captain Page of the Paraguay expedition / From a photograph by Brady.

Captain Page of the Paraguay expedition / From a photograph by Brady.

Captain Thomas J. Page, three-quarater length portrait, standing, facing right.

The great expedition, [...] on the way to Port Royal Inlet / sketched at noon on 31st October, 1861, from the deck of the steamer "Matanzas."  The bombardment of Forts Walker and Beauregard, Port Royal Inlet, South Carolina, November 7, 1861 / sketched by our special artist on board the "Mercury."

The great expedition, [...] on the way to Port Royal Inlet / sketched ...

Two panoramic views showing Union ships on way to Beaufort, South Carolina and bombardment of forts in Beaufort.

The expedition to Beaufort - before the attack

The expedition to Beaufort - before the attack

Illustration shows three scenes of naval warfare off the coast of South Carolina during the Civil War.

The war on the Mississippi River - night expedition to island no. 10 ... / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. H. Lovie.

The war on the Mississippi River - night expedition to island no. 10 ....

Print shows Union troops spiking Confederate guns on Island No. 10 at night during a violent storm. Title from item. Caption continues: Spiking a Rebel battery by a detachment of National soldiers and sailors, ... more

The campaign in Tennessee -- Interior of Fort Henry, on the morning after its capture, February 6 / from a sketch by Mr. H. Lovie, our special artist with Commodore Foote's expedition.

The campaign in Tennessee -- Interior of Fort Henry, on the morning af...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 13, no. 327 (1862 March1), p. 236.

General Grant's campaign - return of Kautz's cavalry expedition from its raid in Virginia / sketched by William Waud.

General Grant's campaign - return of Kautz's cavalry expedition from i...

Print shows an exhausted Union cavalry, under the command of General A.V. Kautz, returning to the main force after an engagement with Confederate troops in Virginia.

Champ-de-Mars. Première ascension aérostatique du ballon le Pole Nord executee le dimanche 27 juin, a cinq heures, au profit de l'expedition de M. Gustave Lambert ...

Champ-de-Mars. Première ascension aérostatique du ballon le Pole Nord ...

Broadside announcing an ascension of the giant balloon "Le Pole Nord" from the Champ-de-Mars, Paris, June 27, 1869. Proceeds from the event, organized by balloonists Wilfrid de Fonvielle and Gaston Tissandier,... more

Map of the sources of Snake River : with its tributaries together with portions of the headwaters of the Madison and Yellowstone from surveys and observations of the Snake River Expedition /

Map of the sources of Snake River : with its tributaries together with...

Relief shown by form lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad, compiled from English, Canadian, and American official sources and original surveys by Edward H. Knight, Jan. 1st 1871.

Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad, compile...

Map of northwest part of United States and southwest part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, isotherms, the wheat region, cities and towns, forts, routes and trails, the railroad network and the pr... more

Grave of F. Kettleman lost on the Wheeler Expedition 1872

Grave of F. Kettleman lost on the Wheeler Expedition 1872

Drawing shows the gravesite of a man lost on George Montague Wheeler's expedition to the American west in 1872.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinning a seal]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinnin...

Photograph shows expedition members skinning a seal.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and Eskimo leaving Conger, April]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled holding American flag.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog team on floe in Discovery Harbor, Oct. 1881]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog tea...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows some members of the expedition with dogs and sledges. Title devised by Library staff. No. 65.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows several members of the expedition with dogs and sledge.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows two members of the expedition.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christansen starting from Ft. Conger to support Dr. Octave Pavy, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christans...

Photograph shows Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 63. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Octave Pavy as "Dr. Parry"

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens starting north, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens st...

Photograph shows some Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled.

Map of the all American Route showing proposed railroad and U.S. Government Mail Road to the Yukon; issued by Central Alaska Transportation & Trading Co.; compiled by B. F. Millard and Emil Mahlo, Topographical Engineer, U.S. Alaska Exploration Expedition Capt. W.A. Abercrombie, U.S.A. Commanding.

Map of the all American Route showing proposed railroad and U.S. Gover...

Map of central Alaska showing relief by hachures and spot heights, drainage, glaciers, cities and towns, international boundary, trails and the proposed railroad.

Fort Magnesia, the winter quarters of the Stein Arctic Expedition, Cape Sabine, Ellesmere Land (79 deg. N. lat.)

Fort Magnesia, the winter quarters of the Stein Arctic Expedition, Cap...

Stereograph shows hut that served as the winter quarters during Robert Stein's expedition to Ellesmere Island of 1899 to 1900.

A halt in Collinson's fjord, Baldwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition, April 1902

A halt in Collinson's fjord, Baldwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition, April 1...

Photograph shows men with dogs unhitched from dogsleds at Collinson Fjord, Arkhangelʹskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia.

Moonlight view of the "Roosevelt" in her winter quarters exposed with full moon for three hours, December 12, 1905, by Dr. Wolf, surgeon of the expedition.

Moonlight view of the "Roosevelt" in her winter quarters exposed with ...

Photograph shows a photomechanical reproduction of a photograph the Roosevelt lodged in an ice field in the arctic.

Major General Shafter-Commanding the first expedition to Cuba / Strohmeyer & Wyman.

Major General Shafter-Commanding the first expedition to Cuba / Strohm...

William Rufus Shafter stands amid railroad tracks. 41195 U.S. Copyright Office. Sold only by Underwood & Underwood. Copyright by Strohmeyer & Wyman.