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Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virginia, as it was & as it is. Laid down from old maps made by G. Washington and from actual surveys /

Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virgini...

Insets: drawings of mansion house and of Washington's tomb ; "Plan of the grounds around Mt. Vernon Mansion with the names of the buildings as used in G. Washington's time." Available also through the Library o... more

Resolutions adopted by the citizens of Fairfax County, Va., in public meeting assembled at Fairfax, C. H., on Saturday, April 27, 1861.

Resolutions adopted by the citizens of Fairfax County, Va., in public ...

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 187, Folder 4.

Fairfax Court House, Va.

Fairfax Court House, Va.

No. B815. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861.

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and F...

Includes main roads, buildings used for the hospital, chapel, stables, theater, and headquarters encampment of Brigadier General John Sedgwick.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

No. B1143. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Lieutenant Tompkins, at the head of Company B, U.S. Dragoons, charging into town at Fairfax Court House, killing thirty of the enemy and carrying off five prisoners, in the face of fifteen hundred secession troops, on Saturday, June 1, 1861

Lieutenant Tompkins, at the head of Company B, U.S. Dragoons, charging...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 12, no. 290 (1861 June 8), p. 53.

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant Tompkins of the second cavalry, at Fairfax Court House, Va., on the morning of June 1, 1861

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant ...

Print shows a Union cavalry charge with men on horseback, mostly carrying swords, charging past Confederate cannons at Fairfax Courthouse, Fairfax, Virginia.

Sketch of the seat of war in Alexandria & Fairfax Cos., by V. P. Corbett.

Sketch of the seat of war in Alexandria & Fairfax Cos., by V. P. Corbe...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 522 Gives the location and names of Union regiments, entrenchments, houses, names of residents, railroads, roads, and drainage, "Arlington Heights," "Alexandria Hei... more

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows a group of soldiers in front of a building on the grounds of the Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, Virginia.

Sketch of eastern portion of Fairfax County, Va., June 1861.

Sketch of eastern portion of Fairfax County, Va., June 1861.

Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 536.5 Transferred from the Jubal Anderson Early Papers in the Manuscript Division, L.C. Pen and ink on tracing linen. Available also through the Library of... more

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Fairfax Seminary, near Alexandria, Va.

Photograph shows a woman with two Union soldiers in front of the seminary which was headquarters for the Army of the Potomac. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Plan of 2nd battle of Bull Run, Va. : Shewing movements of troops from 27 Aug. to Sept. 1.

Plan of 2nd battle of Bull Run, Va. : Shewing movements of troops from...

Shows the movement of troops in a three county area extending from Warrenton, Va., in Fauquier County through Manassas, Va., in Prince William County, ending to the east around Centreville and Fairfax, Va., in ... more

Plan of 2nd battle of Bull Run, Va. : Shewing movements of troops from 27 Aug. to Sept. 1

Plan of 2nd battle of Bull Run, Va. : Shewing movements of troops from...

Shows the movement of troops in a three county area extending from Warrenton, Va., in Fauquier County through Manassas, Va., in Prince William County, ending to the east around Centreville and Fairfax, Va., in ... more

Fairfax Court House, Va.

Fairfax Court House, Va.

Photograph shows soldiers on horseback outside the court house. No. 4226. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1... more

Group of officers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, June 1863. Fairfax Court House

Group of officers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, June 1863. Fairfax ...

Photograph showing a group of officers at Fairfax courthouse including: Major Ludlow, Lt. Rosencranz, Count Zeppelin, Lt. Colonel J. Dickinson, and Ulric Dahlgren. No. 4171. Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner... more

Headquarters of the Army of the Potomac, near Fairfax Court House, Va., June, 1863
Fairfax court-house / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A Gardner.

Fairfax court-house / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan ; positive by A Gard...

Photograph showing a group of soldiers and their horses in front of the Fairfax courthouse. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c... more

[A map of Fairfax County, and parts of Loudoun and Prince William Counties, Va., and the District of Columbia] /

[A map of Fairfax County, and parts of Loudoun and Prince William Coun...

LC Land ownership maps, 1251 Relief shown by hachures. Shows western Washington D.C. region, including fortifications and names of some residents. Title derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-i... more

Topographical map of the Estate of Great Falls Manufacturing Company, Fairfax Co., Va.

Topographical map of the Estate of Great Falls Manufacturing Company, ...

Scale 1:25,000. Relief shown by contour lines and shading. Sun print. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Mary Fairfax Somerville, 1780-1872, bust portrait, facing left]

[Mary Fairfax Somerville, 1780-1872, bust portrait, facing left]

Wood engraving in: Illustrated London News, 1872, v. 61, p. 573. Reference copy available in Biographical File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: P.I.; Shelf.

Maneuver grounds, Prince Willliam and Fairfax counties, Va. /

Maneuver grounds, Prince Willliam and Fairfax counties, Va. /

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

Maneuver grounds Prince William and Fairfax Counties, Va. / / Surveyed under the direction of Maj. Edward Burr, Corps of Engrs.

Maneuver grounds Prince William and Fairfax Counties, Va. / / Surveyed...

Reproduction of map shows locations where photographic views were taken. Signed: Pvt. A. Benedello [or Benedetto?], Co. G Eng'rs. Title from item. Illus. in: Photographs taken at the maneuvers near Manassas, Va... more

Rural Delivery Routes; Fairfax County, Va.

Rural Delivery Routes; Fairfax County, Va.

"October 9, 1912. M.V. - P." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In lower right corner: Fairfax Co., Va. Includes key to public buildings, highways and P.O. routes. LC cop... more

Fairfax Harrison

Fairfax Harrison

Photograph shows American lawyer, businessman and writer Reginald Fairfax Harrison (1869-1938) who served as president of the Southern Railway Company. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia

Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Interior of American Red Cross canteen showing Miss Gladys and Miss Dorothy Cromwell of New York, and Miss Julia Wells of Fairfax, Va. serving chocolate to wounded soldiers American Red Cross Hospitals 6 and 7, Souilly, Meuse, France.

Interior of American Red Cross canteen showing Miss Gladys and Miss Do...

No. 8453. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia interior

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia interior

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Beginning of caption smeared. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General info... more

Bull Run, Henry Monument Henry Hill, Centreville, Virginia

Bull Run, Henry Monument Henry Hill, Centreville, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

James Holloway Loggia School, Fairfax St. between Cameron and Queen, Alexandria, Va.

James Holloway Loggia School, Fairfax St. between Cameron and Queen, A...

African American woman with broom and boy under arch. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... more

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia

Fairfax Court House, Fairfax, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... more

Building in which will was stored when stolen. Fairfax, Va

Building in which will was stored when stolen. Fairfax, Va

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

[Aerial view of Hollywood - north of Melrose, between Vine and Fairfax]

[Aerial view of Hollywood - north of Melrose, between Vine and Fairfax...

Not to be published or reproduced without permission of Spence Airplane photos. J295406 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Spence Airplane Photos; actual copyright date is 1928.

[Fairfax Harrison, president of Southern Railway, half-length portrait, standing, facing front, on board ship] / Photo by Bain News Service.

[Fairfax Harrison, president of Southern Railway, half-length portrait...

Title devised by Library staff. Photo by Bain News Service, 255 Canal St., New York.

["Belvoir," Fairfax Harrison house, Star Route 709, The Plains, Fauquier County, Virginia. Fringe tree and porch]

["Belvoir," Fairfax Harrison house, Star Route 709, The Plains, Fauqui...

Site History. House Architecture: Waddy Butler Wood, built 1914. Landscape: Hetty Cary (Mrs. Fairfax) Harrison. Today: A property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. On sleeve (handwritten): no. "4... more

Broadwater House, Fairfax vic., Fairfax County, Virginia

Broadwater House, Fairfax vic., Fairfax County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-30. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more