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[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

Print shows a dragon-shaped, mobile fortress equipped cannons and capable of carrying troops, with a ladder device mounted on the front used for scaling walls or as a bridge during siege warfare.

[Folding bridge - two views, top extended across moat, bottom folded prior to release; used by infantry during assault on fortress]

[Folding bridge - two views, top extended across moat, bottom folded p...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Le diverse et artificiose machine del capitano Agostino Ramelli. Parigi : 1588. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leona... more

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With...

Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References."... more

View of the British fortress at Stoney-Point, stormed and carried by a party of the light corps of the American army, under the command of Gen. Wayne, on the morning of the 16th of July last

View of the British fortress at Stoney-Point, stormed and carried by a...

Print shows the British fort at Stony Point with American forces positioned for the assault. Includes legend. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, .... Boston : 1780, verso of title page. ... more

Approach to the fortress of Ibrim Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Approach to the fortress of Ibrim Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 6.

Fortress of Ibrim--Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Fortress of Ibrim--Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt 5.

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls [sic] Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of Hampton Roads & Elizabeth River

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortr...

Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 545 "Description of Fortress Monroe" appears in the lower left corner of the map. The important features at Fortress Monroe are keyed by letters to a list. Inset... more

Rebel Prisoners leaving Baltimore for Fortress Monroe

Rebel Prisoners leaving Baltimore for Fortress Monroe

Prisoners leaving in horse-drawn streetcars, through cheering crowd.

Fourth of July at Camp Hamilton, near Fortress Monroe

Fourth of July at Camp Hamilton, near Fortress Monroe

Va. - montage of scenes of patriotic celebration: cheering the flag; "5th Reg't N.Y. fireworks; "20th Reg't Turner Rifles - illumination; "2nd Reg't Troy, Col. Carr [giving] oration"; N.Y. Virginia Coast Guard ... more

Map of Fortress Monroe and surroundings.

Map of Fortress Monroe and surroundings.

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 544 Sketch map showing the location of batteries on the James River and Hampton Roads, and a few place names. Inset: [View of] Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort an... more

The Union army encampment at Hampton, Virginia Showing picket lines and Fortress Munroe [sic].

The Union army encampment at Hampton, Virginia Showing picket lines an...

Shows the landmarks in the area around Union-occupied Hampton, Va., including the Poor Farm, the Female Seminary, Buckrow's house, Hickman's farm, and "Fox Hill," the home of J. Fox.

Distance maps. Map of the Atlantic states, showing 50 mile distances from Washington. Map of the battleground [at Manassas] showing 5 mile distances from Washington.  Map of the Fortress Monroe, showing 1 mile distances from the fortress.

Distance maps. Map of the Atlantic states, showing 50 mile distances f...

Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 15 Imperfect. Left center portion is wanting. Each map indicates forts, towns, railroads, and rivers. Insets: Position of forces at Bull Run. 8 x 8 cm.-Fortress Monr... more

Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort, & Hygeia Hotel, Va. in 1861 & 1862. The key to the South

Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort, & Hygeia Hotel, Va. in 1861 & 1862...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 547.2 Bird's-eye view. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

North Carolina coast line. Showing every inlet, sound & bay of special interest, from Fortress Monroe to South Carolina.

North Carolina coast line. Showing every inlet, sound & bay of special...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 305a.8 At top of map: Burnside's expedition map. Portrait of "Genl. Burnside" is in the lower right corner. Map identifies coastal forts. Description derived from p... more

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel position April 1st 1862.

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel ...

Shows area of Virginia Peninsula between Newport News and Big Bethel to the north and Fortress Monroe to the south as McClellan prepared to move his forces toward Richmond. Color coding indicates location of Un... more

Fortress Monroe, Va. and its vicinity

Fortress Monroe, Va. and its vicinity

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 548 Perspective drawing with 20 important places keyed by number to a list below the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through th... more

Reception of the wounded soldiers by the national authorities at Fortress Monroe, Va. - the cars conveying them to the hospital - surgeons dressing their wounds

Reception of the wounded soldiers by the national authorities at Fortr...

After a sketch by J.H. Schell. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Aug. 16, p. 332.

Plan of Fortress Munroe [sic], Va., 1862.

Plan of Fortress Munroe [sic], Va., 1862.

Shows the area surrounding Fort Monroe, including the Chesapeake Bay, Old Point Comfort, and Camp Hamilton to the north. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. This item is ... more

Plan of Fortress Monroe, Virginia, March 6, 1862.

Plan of Fortress Monroe, Virginia, March 6, 1862.

Shows in close view the area surrounding Fort Monroe. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this scrapbook image. "Monitor & Merrimac, Fortress Munroe [sic], Va." - caption. This item is from th... more

The Vermont soldiers inspecting the Lincoln Gun at Fortress Monroe / Mead.

The Vermont soldiers inspecting the Lincoln Gun at Fortress Monroe / M...

Photograph shows reproduction of drawing by Larkin Goldsmith Mead of soldiers checking over a large cannon at Fort Monroe, Hampton, Virginia. Photograph of drawing possibly by George H. Houghton, photographer o... more

[Scene of the late naval fight and the environs of Fortress Monroe, and Norfolk and Suffolk, now threatened by General Burnside].

[Scene of the late naval fight and the environs of Fortress Monroe, an...

Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view of Hampton Roads region showing fortifications, camps, the Monitor lying off Fortress Monroe, and "Gen. Burnside's advance" on Suffolk, Va. Title from lower margin of v... more

Country between Washington & Manassas Junction [and] Topographical map of the country between Fortress Monroe & Richmond.

Country between Washington & Manassas Junction [and] Topographical map...

Scale ca. 1:200,000 and 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 508.2 General maps showing roads, railroads, rivers, and place names. LC copy has annotations in pencil. Description derived from published biblio... more

[View of Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the sea] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the sea] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. No. 482. The fortress was built by Sultan Bayezid I in the late 14th century. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, O... more

[General view of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[General view of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 502. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[General view of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[General view of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. No. 506. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[View from the Anatolian side of Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[View from the Anatolian side of Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. No. 359. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: A... more

[View of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the sea]

[View of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the sea]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. No. 449. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of... more

[The American school in the vicinity of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[The American school in the vicinity of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. Also known as Robert College which became Boğaziçi Üniversitesi (University of Bosporus) in 1971. No. 8. No. 679. In album: Palaces,... more

[View of the Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the European side] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[View of the Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the European side] / Lieut...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collectio... more

[View of the Bosporus from Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Bosporus from Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 1. No. 666. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: A... more

[View of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the sea] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the sea] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[The graveyard of Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[The graveyard of Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. No. 455. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[View of the Bosporus and the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Bosporus and the Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frè...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. No. 670. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: A... more

[Tekfur Sarayı (palace) and its fortress] / Abdullah Frères.

[Tekfur Sarayı (palace) and its fortress] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. No. 258. In album: City walls and other views, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... more

[View of Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the hills of Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of Anadolu Hisarı (fortress) from the hills of Rumeli Hisarı (fo...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 10. No. 519. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collecti... more

[Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

[Rumeli Hisarı (fortress)] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. No. 524. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[View of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the Anatolian side] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Bosporus and Rumeli Hisarı (fortress) from the Anatolian ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 37. No. 338. In album: Views of the Bosporus and Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of Congress).

[From the road to the fortress, Tiflis, Russia, (i.e., Tbilisi, Georgia)]

[From the road to the fortress, Tiflis, Russia, (i.e., Tbilisi, Georgi...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8873". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[Town and fortress, Tiflis, Russia, (Tbilisi, Georgia)]

[Town and fortress, Tiflis, Russia, (Tbilisi, Georgia)]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8871". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[View from the fortress, Tiberias, Holy Land, (i.e., Israel)]

[View from the fortress, Tiberias, Holy Land, (i.e., Israel)]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "15070". Forms part of: Views of the Holy Land in the Photochrom print collection.

[Fortress High-Salzburg (i.e., Hohensalzburg), Salzburg, Austro-Hungary]

[Fortress High-Salzburg (i.e., Hohensalzburg), Salzburg, Austro-Hungar...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "1756". Forms part of: Views of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the Photochrom pri... more

[Konigstein and fortress, Saxony, Germany]

[Konigstein and fortress, Saxony, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "1590". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Havana, Cuba, from Cabana Fortress

Havana, Cuba, from Cabana Fortress

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Cuba. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Military road. Fortress in the Dariel Ravine, Caucasus, Russia]

[Military road. Fortress in the Dariel Ravine, Caucasus, Russia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8866". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[Fortress High-Salzburg (i.e., Hohensalzburg), Salzburg, Austro-Hungary]

[Fortress High-Salzburg (i.e., Hohensalzburg), Salzburg, Austro-Hungar...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "1707". Forms part of: Views of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the Photochrom pri... more

Arabia. Shiek's fortress in the desert [with group of Arabs posed.] (Alois Masil)

Arabia. Shiek's fortress in the desert [with group of Arabs posed.] (A...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Arabia. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Fortresses.

Trichinopoly - the second gate and the Rock (fortress)

Trichinopoly - the second gate and the Rock (fortress)

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 707. Similar to lantern slide W7-310. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part o... more

Old stone fortress at harbor entrance

Old stone fortress at harbor entrance

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage glass negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph colle... more

Panoramic view of Havana, showing the entrance to the harbor and inner harbor; taken from Cabanas Fortress showing Morro Castle on the extreme right-hand

Panoramic view of Havana, showing the entrance to the harbor and inner...

33774 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; R. A. C. Smith; May 31, 1898.

Fortress of Gamala

Fortress of Gamala

Photo shows the site of the ancient Greek city of Susita (Hippos) on the east side of the Sea of Galilee. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

With lookouts and gunners on the battle-scarred fortress, showing broad San Juan, Nicaragua, C. A.

With lookouts and gunners on the battle-scarred fortress, showing broa...

Two men in foreground overlooking fortress and San Juan River.

The old fortress, N.E. from Strada Marina, the favorite promenade, Corfu, Greece

The old fortress, N.E. from Strada Marina, the favorite promenade, Cor...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. 100. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Forts... Corfu 1903; Photog. I.; Greece Corfu 1903; Shelf.

Looking across Amber to mountain fortress, India

Looking across Amber to mountain fortress, India

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Medieval fortress of Palamidi (E.S.E.) watching over the best harbor of Greece

Medieval fortress of Palamidi (E.S.E.) watching over the best harbor o...

Soldier standing on wall in foregrd.; sailboat in harbor; town and mountains in backgrd. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. (51) 9317. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. ... more

[St. Cristobal Fortress, San Juan, Puerto Rico]

[St. Cristobal Fortress, San Juan, Puerto Rico]

H117851 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Waldrop Photographic Co.

Desert fortress of Keisejr Amra - Northern Arabia

Desert fortress of Keisejr Amra - Northern Arabia

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Arabia. Photograph by Alois Musil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracing... more

Hotel Chamberlin and Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort, Va.

Hotel Chamberlin and Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort, Va.

Postcard shows a large hotel on the waterfront. To the left are ships in the water and to the right are U.S. military buildings at Fort Monroe near in Hampton, Virginia. K 37243 U.S. Copyright Office. "Photosti... more

Petrograd. The Troitsky Most (Bridge). Fontanka Canal. Ice on the Neva. Fortress of Peter and Paul

Petrograd. The Troitsky Most (Bridge). Fontanka Canal. Ice on the Neva...

Photograph of Troitsky Most shows soldiers and a trolley on the bridge.

[La Cabaña Fortress, Havana, Cuba; ship on right]
[Laurel Ditch, La Cabaña Fortress, Havana, Cuba]
Ehrenbreitstein Fortress on the Rhine, Coblenz, Germany, 1919

Ehrenbreitstein Fortress on the Rhine, Coblenz, Germany, 1919

J233754 U.S. Copyright Office Photographer's address : 613 14th St., Wash., D.C. No. 15. Copyright deposit; Schutz Group Photographers (Washington, D.C.); May 10, 1919.

The Rhine, above Coblenz, showing Hospital No. 22, Ehrenbreitstein Fortress & Paffendorf

The Rhine, above Coblenz, showing Hospital No. 22, Ehrenbreitstein For...

J234281 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Schutz Group Photographers (Washington, D.C.); May 10, 1919; DLC/PP-1919:45950. On front: "Schutz, A.E.F., No. 89; 613 14 St., Wash. D.C."

Old Glory flies from Ehrenbreitstein fortress, where the Rhine and Mosel [sic] meet, Coblenz, Germany, 1919

Old Glory flies from Ehrenbreitstein fortress, where the Rhine and Mos...

J234285 U.S. Copyright Office Photographer's address: 613 14th St., Wash., D.C. No. 126. Copyright deposit; Schutz Group Photographers (Washington, D.C.); May 10, 1919.

Old Glory flies from Ehrenbreitstein fortress, Rhine, Coblenz, Germany, 1919

Old Glory flies from Ehrenbreitstein fortress, Rhine, Coblenz, Germany...

J234286 U.S. Copyright Office Photographer's address: 613 14th St., Wash., D.C. No. 70. Gift; Breckenridge Long; 1953.

Gamala (Kal'at el-Huson, east of the Sea of Galilee). View from the summit of the hill showing Tiberias across the Lake & ruins of fortress in foreground

Gamala (Kal'at el-Huson, east of the Sea of Galilee). View from the su...

Photo shows the site of the ancient Greek city of Susita (Hippos) on the east side of the Sea of Galilee. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

Gamala (Kal'at el-Huson, east of the Sea of Galilee). Gamala from the S.E. Sea of Galilee in background. View from the summit of the hill showing Tiberias across the lake & ruins of fortress in foreground

Gamala (Kal'at el-Huson, east of the Sea of Galilee). Gamala from the ...

Photo shows the site of the ancient Greek city of Susita (Hippos) on the east side of the Sea of Galilee. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

Men and women make efficient operating teams on riveting and other jobs at the Douglas Aircraft plant, Long Beach, Calif. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Men and women make efficient operating teams on riveting and other job...

Photo shows a woman and man working on a Douglas Aircraft Company cockpit shell identified as a C-47 based on the window outline. Although sometimes called a 'biscuit bomber, 'the plane was for transport. (Sou... more

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