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The creation of Eve Michelang. Buonarota P. ; Ant. Capellan sc

The creation of Eve Michelang. Buonarota P. ; Ant. Capellan sc

Print after Michelangelo's fresco at the Sistine Chapel shows God creating Eve from the rib of Adam. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on print: "Aedificavit Dominus Deus costam, quam tulerat de Adam in m... more

Fairmount waterworks. From the forebay from nature & on stone G. Lehman ; Lehman & Duval Lithy

Fairmount waterworks. From the forebay from nature & on stone G. Lehma...

Print shows a view of the Fairmount Water Works with many pedestrians on the promenade on the right and the gazebo on the upper left at the top of a stairway. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms part of: ... more

Fairmount waterworks lith. of D.W. Kellogg & Co., Hartford, Ct

Fairmount waterworks lith. of D.W. Kellogg & Co., Hartford, Ct

Print shows a view of the Fairmount Water Works, with pedestrians on the promenade on the right and a gazebo perched on a hill on the left. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:029). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson co... more

The new costume polka composed for the piano by Mathias Keller J. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval's Steam lith. Press Philada

The new costume polka composed for the piano by Mathias Keller J. Quee...

Print shows a woman, full length portrait, wearing a bloomer costume, standing on the sidewalk on "Chesnut St." across from the Lee & Walker music store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; female pedestrians on the ... more

Boys fishing on the banks of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, with a large stone bridge, possibly the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad, Schuylkill River Viaduct, spanning the river in the middle distance

Boys fishing on the banks of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, wit...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 116 (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series (Library of Congress). Forms ... more

Metropolitan polkas by Chas. Mueller

Metropolitan polkas by Chas. Mueller

Print shows a street view of the front façade of "Strakosch Pianos. Sarles & Adey. Music Publishers" building at 629 Broadway, New York, N.Y., with carriage and pedestrian traffic in the foreground. Title from ... more

Odd Fellows' Broadway Hall. Broad & Spring Garden Streets, Philadelphia from nature and on stone by Rease & Schell 17 So. 5th St. Philada

Odd Fellows' Broadway Hall. Broad & Spring Garden Streets, Philadelphi...

Print shows a street-level view of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows building on the right, with carriages and horseback riders on the street, also shows pedestrians, a water fountain in the center of the st... more

Cavalry camp, looking towards Kadikoi

Cavalry camp, looking towards Kadikoi

View of encampment showing bell tents, huts, soldiers, and horses. Title transcribed from item. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection. Roger Fenton, ph... more

Camp of the 5th Dragoons Guards

Camp of the 5th Dragoons Guards

View of camp with tents, huts, and horses, looking toward the village of Kadikoi.

Looking towards Mackenzie's Heights, tents of the 33rd Regiment in the foreground

Looking towards Mackenzie's Heights, tents of the 33rd Regiment in the...

Photograph showing vast plain with encampments of tents, wagons, equipment, and military personnel, some on horseback. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: Roger Fenton, photographer of the 1850s... more

Southwark foundry cor. 5th & Washington St. Philadelphia

Southwark foundry cor. 5th & Washington St. Philadelphia

Print shows a street level view of the Merrick & Sons Southwark Foundry at the corner of 5th & Washington streets in Philadelphia, with many chimneys billowing smoke. Title from item. Caption continues: Merrick... more

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Photograph shows White House grounds with stableyard and part of stable. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Pu... more

Interior view of the central office of I.M. Singer & Co., 458 Broadway, New York City / Keating sc.

Interior view of the central office of I.M. Singer & Co., 458 Broadway...

Print shows interior view of large room with women looking at sewing machines and several men looking at merchandise displays. Title from item. Possibly engraved by Edward Keating, b. 1825 or 6. Illus. in: Fran... more

President's stables (White House in the background).

President's stables (White House in the background).

Photograph shows two men and a horse at stables adjacent to White House. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Pu... more

We have read the memorial to Congress of several New York firms against any further extension of facilities to United States ocean mail steamers, and deem it not inappropriate to offer a few remarks on the subject for the consideration of Congre

We have read the memorial to Congress of several New York firms agains...

Fair play.; Steamship subsidies. 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; Portfol... more

[Interior view of the main floor of the Boston Public Library] / John Andrew.

[Interior view of the main floor of the Boston Public Library] / John ...

Illus. in: Proceedings at the dedication of the building for the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston : prepared and printed by authority of the city council, 1858, frontispiece. Title devised by Library staff.

Principal floor

Principal floor

Print shows a floor plan for the Boston Public Library. Illus. in: Proceedings at the dedication of the building for the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston : prepared and printed by authority of the c... more

First story

First story

Print shows the first floor plan for the Boston Public Library. Illus. in: Proceedings at the dedication of the building for the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston : prepared and printed by authority ... more

Spring 1859. Globe advertising agency ... The facilities of this agency are not surpassed by any similar establishment in New York or London ... Authorized to receive advertisements for Ballou's Pictorial, and all the city daily and best weekly

Spring 1859. Globe advertising agency ... The facilities of this agenc...

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 65, Folder 6a.

Locomotive and tender, Great Western Railway, Canada

Locomotive and tender, Great Western Railway, Canada

Photograph shows the locomotive "Spitfire" and tender. Attributed to London Stereoscopic Co., based on label on the back of the stereo. No. 211.

Reading-room of the British Museum

Reading-room of the British Museum

Print shows the domed reading of the British Library at the British Museum. Illus. in: Memoirs of libraries: including a handbook of library economy / By Edward Edwards. London : Trübner & Co.,1859, p. 701. Tit... more

[Commandant's house at the U.S. Marine Corps Barracks, Washington, D.C.]

[Commandant's house at the U.S. Marine Corps Barracks, Washington, D.C...

Title devised by Library staff. Duplicate in LOT 11800-K1. LC negative number LC-G7-321. Forms part of: James M. Goode Collection (Library of Congress).

The Napier Ball at Willard's Hotel, Washington City, on February 17, 1859 / E. Hooper, del.

The Napier Ball at Willard's Hotel, Washington City, on February 17, 1...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. III, no. 114 (1859 March 5), p. 152. Title from item.

Franklin's grave, S.E. corner 5th & Arch St., 1859, Christ Church graveyard

Franklin's grave, S.E. corner 5th & Arch St., 1859, Christ Church grav...

Photograph shows stone and wrought iron wall around Christ Church burial ground, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with Benjamin Franklin's grave inside. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collecte... more

Boundary Commission, encampment - men cutting down trees (Larix occidentalis)

Boundary Commission, encampment - men cutting down trees (Larix occide...

Photograph shows a stand of western larch trees, some of which are being cut down, and tents at the camp of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew. Title from item. In album: [British Northwes... more

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission, 1860

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission, 1860

Photograph shows a stand of trees through which can be seen the tents at the camp of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission a... more

Portland star match factory, Portland, Me. / JC [monogram] ; Geo. H. Walker & Co. Lith. Boston.

Portland star match factory, Portland, Me. / JC [monogram] ; Geo. H. W...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the Portland Star Match Factory in Portland, Maine, with a Boston & Maine Railroad passenger train passing on the lower right foreground, men unloading timber from railroad cars... more

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission

Encampment of a party of the Boundary Commission

Photograph shows tents of a British North American Boundary Commission survey crew at their camp on the shore of a lake or pond. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Related Sub... more

Boundary Commission depot, Siniakwateen, Pend Oreille River - Indian wigwam and canoe in the foreground, season of the flood, 1861

Boundary Commission depot, Siniakwateen, Pend Oreille River - Indian w...

Photograph shows a tepee and a canoe in the foreground, across the Pend Oreille River is the British North American Boundary Commission depot at Siniakwateen. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Bound... more

Second Vt. Camp Griffin 1861

Second Vt. Camp Griffin 1861

Photograph shows train of horse-drawn covered wagons on a foraging expedition with the camp of the 2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment in the background at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia. Attribution of G.H. Houghto... more

The Swamp Angel Battery from drawing

The Swamp Angel Battery from drawing

Photograph of drawing shows soldiers and Parrott cannon named Swamp Angel inside battery designed by Colonel Edward Wellman Serrell of 1st New York Engineers Regiment for Morris Island, South Carolina. A group ... more

Annapolis Junction, on the Washington branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, in possession of the troops of the United States government

Annapolis Junction, on the Washington branch of the Baltimore and Ohio...

Two trains, soldiers and tents. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 June 1, p. 39.

Hancock's headquarters 1861

Hancock's headquarters 1861

Photograph shows a caisson and cannon in the foreground with a military camp and house that served as the headquarters of a person named Hancock, probably General Winfield Scott Hancock, probably at Camp Griffi... more

[Second Vermont Camp Griffin 1861]

[Second Vermont Camp Griffin 1861]

Photograph shows train of horse-drawn covered wagons on a foraging expedition with the camp of the 2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment in the background at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia. Attribution of G.H. Houghto... more

Arrival of the New York seventy-first regiment at the railroad depot, Washington, D.C. / from a sketch by our special artist.

Arrival of the New York seventy-first regiment at the railroad depot, ...

Wood engraving showing crowd watching regiment gathered at the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad station at New Jersey Avenue and C Street in Washington, D.C.

Camp Second Vt. Camp Griffin 1861

Camp Second Vt. Camp Griffin 1861

Photograph shows the camp of the 2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment with row of soldiers in front of tents and trusses of a roof in the background at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia. Photograph probably by G. H. Hou... more

[Military camp with Union soldiers, horses, and tents, probably at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia]

[Military camp with Union soldiers, horses, and tents, probably at Cam...

In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and album compiled by Larkin Goldsmith Mead], page 77. Photograph probably by G. H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album a... more

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Silsbee, Case & Co. Photograph Artists, 299 1/2 Washington St., Boston.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday, January 15, 1861

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday,...

Print shows an interior view of the concert hall during a play at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 214 (1861 February 2), p. 77.

[Camp of 4th Vermont Infantry Regiment at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia, with troops in formation]

[Camp of 4th Vermont Infantry Regiment at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virgi...

Attribution of G.H. Houghton as photographer from "A very fine appearance" : the Vermont Civil War photographs of George Houghton / Donald H. Wickman. Barre : Vermont Historical Society, c2010, page 14. Title d... more

Camp Millington, Baltimore, Md. 128th Regt. N.Y.V., from Columbia & Dutchess Counties / / Lith. & print by E. Sachse & Co., 104 S. Charles St., Baltimore, Md.

Camp Millington, Baltimore, Md. 128th Regt. N.Y.V., from Columbia & Du...

Print shows bird's eye view of the 128th New York Infantry Regiment encampment.

Camp Carroll, Baltimore, Md / Lith. & print by E. Sachse & Co., 104 S. Charles St., Baltimore, Md.

Camp Carroll, Baltimore, Md / Lith. & print by E. Sachse & Co., 104 S....

Print shows bird's eye view of Union encampment on the grounds of Mount Clare, home of the Carroll family. 77 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscr... more

Citizens Volunteer Hospital Association of Philadelphia cor. of Broad St. & Washington Ave.

Citizens Volunteer Hospital Association of Philadelphia cor. of Broad ...

Drawing shows an exterior view of the hospital building from the street across, beyond the railroad tracks, with many pedestrians in front and along the side of the building, corner of Broad Street and Washingt... more

Rebel prisoners, Camp Morton, Indianapolis

Rebel prisoners, Camp Morton, Indianapolis

Photograph shows Confederate prisoners of war at Camp Morton.

Winter quarters of 37th New York Infantry Regiment after the Battle of Fredericksburg

Winter quarters of 37th New York Infantry Regiment after the Battle of...

Photograph shows row of log structures with soldiers, servant, horses, and wagon. Title devised by Library staff. Notations on recto: "Winter qtrs. after Battle of Fredericksburg," "1863," "37th N.Y." Gift; Tom... more

Headquarters, Christian Commission in the field, Germantown / negative by J. Gardner, positive by A. Gardner.

Headquarters, Christian Commission in the field, Germantown / negative...

Photograph showing members of the Christian Commission, a volunteer organization that offered spiritual consolation and supplies to soldiers, at their camp, possibly in Pennsylvania. Illus. in: Gardner's photo... more

Port Royal Island - 1. Camp Saxton (Smith's plantation) - the new headquarters of the 1st S.C. Vol. (Colored), Col. Higginson. 2. Mitchelville, the new south village for contrabands, Hilton Head / From sketches by our special artist. Defences of Charleston - the "middle ground" battery, Charleston Harbor / From a sketch by A.P. Palmer, formerly of the Confederate Army. Defences of Charleston - "Folly's battery," near the lighthouse, Charleston Harbor / From a sketch by A.P. Palmer, Co. E, 21st Regt., S.C. (Confederate) Vol. Defences of Charleston - the rebel iron clads in Charleston Harbor - from a sketch [b]y A.P. Palmer, formerly of Company E, 21st Regiment (Confederate) S.C. Vol.

Port Royal Island - 1. Camp Saxton (Smith's plantation) - the new head...

Illustrations show (top) military camp for 1st South Carolina Infantry Regiment, Union regiment of former slaves, and escaped slaves entering the town of Mitchelville; (middle) batteries; and (bottom) iron clad... more

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Drawing shows signal tower constructed at Fort Reno in Washington, D.C.

Armory of First City Troop - escorted Washington and every president since / Jas. F. Queen.

Armory of First City Troop - escorted Washington and every president s...

Drawing shows the armory building on the corner of 21st and Barker Streets, Philadelphia, headquarters of the First City Troop of Philadelphia Cavalry, with soldiers on horseback in the streets and pedestrians ... more

Armory of the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry / Jas. Queen del.

Armory of the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry / Jas. Queen del.

Drawing shows the armory building on the corner of 21st and Barker Streets, Philadelphia, headquarters of the First City Troop of Philadelphia Cavalry, with soldiers on horseback in the streets and pedestrians ... more

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. drawn & lith. by James Queen, Philada

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. ...

Print shows an exterior view of the hospital building from the street across, beyond the railroad tracks, with locomotive approaching from the right, and with pedestrians and soldiers standing on sidewalk on th... more

Libby Prison, Union prisoners at Richmond, Va. from nature by Act. Major Otto Boetticher; lith. of Sarony, Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y

Libby Prison, Union prisoners at Richmond, Va. from nature by Act. Maj...

Print shows the interior of Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia with Union officers and soldiers sitting or standing in groups. Brigadier General August Willich (1810-1878), captured at the Battle of Stones River,... more

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. / drawn & lith. by James Queen, Philada.

Citizens Volunteer Hospital - corner of Broad St. and Washington Ave. ...

Print shows an exterior view of the hospital building from the street across, beyond the railroad tracks, with locomotive approaching, and with pedestrians and soldiers standing on sidewalk on the side of the b... more

[Elmira Prison, Elmira, New York]

[Elmira Prison, Elmira, New York]

Photograph shows rows of tents within stockade at Camp Rathbun, which was converted to a prison camp for Confederate soldiers in 1864. Title devised by Library staff. Purchase; Cal Packard; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:060).

Neuse River Bridge, Wilmington & Goldsboro R.R. / J.D. Heywood's Photograph Rooms.

Neuse River Bridge, Wilmington & Goldsboro R.R. / J.D. Heywood's Photo...

Photograph shows a train crossing Neuse River Bridge in North Carolina. Title from item. Hand-lettered title on mount. Stamped on verso: "J.D. Heywood's Photograph Rooms, Craven St., 3d door south P.O., New Ber... more

Citizens Volunteer Hospital Association of Philadelphia Instituted September 5th 1862 / / from nature Jas. Queen.

Citizens Volunteer Hospital Association of Philadelphia Instituted Sep...

Print shows an exterior view of the hospital building from the street across, beyond the railroad tracks, with many pedestrians in front and along the side of the building, corner of Broad Street and Washington... more

Cedar Creek Bridge, Raleigh & Gaston R.R.

Cedar Creek Bridge, Raleigh & Gaston R.R.

Photograph shows a train crossing Cedar Creek Bridge in North Carolina. Title from item. Hand-lettered title on mount. Photographer and publisher from related photo processed as LOT 13958, no. 6.

National Academy of Design, Park Avenue and 23rd Street, New York, New York. Botanical column capitals and 4th Avenue first story

National Academy of Design, Park Avenue and 23rd Street, New York, New...

Photographs show details in building designed by P.B. Wight. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: National academy of design. Photographs of the new building, with an introductory essay and description, b... more

National Academy of Design, Park Avenue and 23rd Street, New York, New York. Drinking fountains and botanical column capitals

National Academy of Design, Park Avenue and 23rd Street, New York, New...

Photographs show details in building designed by P.B. Wight. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: National academy of design. Photographs of the new building, with an introductory essay and description, b... more

The Late Colonel Theodore S. Bowers, General Grant's adjutant-general / / photographed by Brady. Paying United States pensioners at the pension office in the New York Custom-House / sketched by A.R. Waud

The Late Colonel Theodore S. Bowers, General Grant's adjutant-general ...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1866 March 24, p. 177.

Civil War Unknowns monument, designed by Montgomery Meigs and dedicated in 1866, at Arlington Cemetery

Civil War Unknowns monument, designed by Montgomery Meigs and dedicate...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Medhurst & Co., North Liberty, Iowa, August 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photogr... more

Thousand Mile Tree - Wilhelmina's Pass

Thousand Mile Tree - Wilhelmina's Pass

Photograph shows a group of people standing at the base of a pine tree marking the thousand mile point on the Central Pacific Railroad at a cut through Wilhelmina's Pass, Weber Canyon, Utah; one man is standing... more

St. Peter's P.E. Church, S.W. cor. 3rd & Pine St., taken Sept. 1868

St. Peter's P.E. Church, S.W. cor. 3rd & Pine St., taken Sept. 1868

Photograph shows graveyard and church building of St. Peter's Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; also has newspaper clipping on page dated 9-13-61 about the church's centennial celebration. Title from item. In... more

The reporters' gallery of the House of Representatives, Washington, D.C. / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.

The reporters' gallery of the House of Representatives, Washington, D....

Print shows a large group of men standing in the reporters' gallery in the House of Representatives of the U.S. Capitol. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 12, no. 584 (1868 March 7), p. 145.

St. Peter's P.E. Church, S.W. cor. 3rd & Pine Sts., taken 1869

St. Peter's P.E. Church, S.W. cor. 3rd & Pine Sts., taken 1869

Photograph shows rear view of church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Photographer attribution from photograph from same negative at Free Library of Philadelphia. In album: Views of old Philadelphi... more

The undersigned, having unusual facilities for collecting over-due claims, respectfully offer their services for obtaining payment of accounts, notes, and all forms of indebtedness, upon which legal services are necessary ... Derby & Williamson,

The undersigned, having unusual facilities for collecting over-due cla...

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 73, Folder 3.

Tunnel no. 3 - Weber Cañon, Utah

Tunnel no. 3 - Weber Cañon, Utah

Photograph shows railroad tracks across a river and into a tunnel in the mountainside, Weber Canyon, Utah. Title from item. Illus. in: Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, with a description of the geographi... more

Tunnel #3, Weber Canyon, Utah

Tunnel #3, Weber Canyon, Utah

Title from item. Possibly by William Henry Jackson. For similar photo by A.J. Russell, see: Tunnel no. 3 - Weber Cañon, Utah (2003668252). Gift; J. Pierpont Morgan. Published in: Viewpoints; a selection from th... more

U.S. Soldiers' Home, Washington, D.C

U.S. Soldiers' Home, Washington, D.C

Gift; Society of Calif. Pioneers ; 1954 Jan. 19. Handwritten note on verso: Remodeled ca. 1874. On mount: Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, Liverpool; New York; Chicago; Toronto; Ottawa, Kas; El Paso, Tex. Ti... more

Patent-office, Washington, D.C.--examiners at work / sketched by Theo. R. Davis.

Patent-office, Washington, D.C.--examiners at work / sketched by Theo....

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1869 July 10, p. 445.

Orphan asylum & widows house, 18th & Cherry Sts. Avenue of trees to State in Schuylkill fish house below Gray's Ferry 1885

Orphan asylum & widows house, 18th & Cherry Sts. Avenue of trees to St...

Photographs show reproduction of engraving by J.W. Steel after George Strickland depicting people approaching asylum building and man standing in driveway of fishing club. Title from item. In album: Views of ol... more

Washington, D.C.--the inauguration--scene in the Senate chamber at the Capitol--swearing in the vice-president / from a sketch by James E. Taylor.
The "best friend," the first locomotive built in the United States for actual service on a railroad

The "best friend," the first locomotive built in the United States for...

Illustration showing people on first excursion trip of the South Carolina Railroad, 15th January 1831; it was built at the West Point Foundery Shops in New York City. Illus. in: The history of the first locomot... more

Union Pacific Ry., Dale Creek viaduct Photo-lith. by Chas. Shober & Co., props. Chicago Lith. Co

Union Pacific Ry., Dale Creek viaduct Photo-lith. by Chas. Shober & Co...

Engineering drawing shows trestles and bracings of Dale Creek, Wyoming, railroad bridge as elevation, plan, and cross section, and details. Title from item. In album: Album of designs of bridges, roofs, turntab... more

Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia.

Iron viaduct, Cin. So. Ry. Dale Creek trestle, Union Pacific Ry. Missouri, Kansas & Texas Ry. Photo-lith. by Chas. Shober & Co., props. Chicago Lith. Co

Iron viaduct, Cin. So. Ry. Dale Creek trestle, Union Pacific Ry. Misso...

Engineering drawing shows deck spans and trestles of three railroad bridges as elevations, plans, and cross sections. Title from item. In album: Album of designs of bridges, roofs, turntables, iron trestles, pn... more

[The Princeton College Library Building - interior / FSB.   Plan [from Scribner's Monthly]  / H.R. Butler]

[The Princeton College Library Building - interior / FSB. Plan [from...

Illus. in: Library Journal, vol. 2, no. 2, October 1877 / Managing editor Melvil Dewey. New York : F. Leypoldt, c1877, p. opposite p. 54. Title from item.

[The fire tower at the gate of the Ministry of War] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The fire tower at the gate of the Ministry of War] / Constantinople, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. No. 14. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Beyazit Tower located on the ... more

A frontier post office, eastern Montana

A frontier post office, eastern Montana

Photograph shows individuals, some on horseback and others riding in wagons, waiting outside of post office. Foster & Co., Miles City, Mont. Title from item.

The Calloway Canal

The Calloway Canal

View of tracks at the Southern Pacific Railroad bridge over the Calloway Canal, Kern County, California.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school for scandal" / drawn by Graham and Thulstrup.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school fo...

Print shows the interior of Wallacks Theatre during the play "The School for Scandal." Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 26, no. 1307 (1882 January 7), p. 1.

Map of the Yellowstone National Park, showing routes and ticketing facilities of the American Exchange Travelers' Bureau.

Map of the Yellowstone National Park, showing routes and ticketing fac...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Patrons reading in the reading room of the University of Michigan Library, Ann Arbor, Michigan]

[Patrons reading in the reading room of the University of Michigan Lib...

Title devised by Library staff. Designed by Van Brunt and Howe, 1880-1883.

Riggs Bank - the Dept. of Justice for A.P.A.

Riggs Bank - the Dept. of Justice for A.P.A.

Photograph shows the north side of the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C., with Riggs Bank (no. 1501) at right, and the Department of Justice building (formerly the Freedman's Savings and... more

[Views of the White House public rooms - the East Room, the Green Room, the Red Room, and the Blue Room]

[Views of the White House public rooms - the East Room, the Green Room...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Washington Album. Published by Ph. Frey, Louis Glaser, and J. F. Jarvis, p. 14. Glaser/Frey Collection of American View Books (Library of Congress)

Cabinet room, figures

Cabinet room, figures

Photograph shows two men standing around a table in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Washington, D.C. Title from negative sleeve. Date from negative sleeve. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston collecti... more

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Department for children

Exterior view of the front facade of the Department for children building of the Free Library of Philadelphia, showing the entrance.

[Science class in Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Washington, D.C.]
[Scientific(?) instrument on table in room at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Washington, D.C.]

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