Cadastral survey of tracts identified as Duddington Manor, New Troy, Gordons Meadows, Gleanings, Elinor, Bealls Leveles, Duddington Pasture, etc. Photocopy of ms. survey map. Oriented with north to the right. O... more
Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 234 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... more
Inscribed: "Surrey Chapel, St. Georges Fields, circular building, 78 ft. clear" and "Independent Church - Baltimore, 78 ft. square". In: The Bulfinch sketchbook. Drawing has not been definitively attributed to ... more
Print shows George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding hat in right hand, with left hand resting on the barrel of cannon, an aide keeps his horse ready in the background.
Patent design drawing for a safe system to regulate the altitude of a balloon while preserving gas and ballast. Includes 9 detail views, cross section, elevation, and identification key. Title from item. Tissan... more
Patent design drawing for a system to regulate the altitude of a balloon while preserving gas and ballast. Features a cross section, scaled detail drawings of component parts and an identification key.
Photograph shows Georges Fabre, left, with pilot Chambenoist, in an airplane which has his bomb-dropping device, the Fabre apparatus. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012 and Illustrated War News, 1915)
A French soldier (possibly Poulbot) in a prison camp sketching as he watches the other prisoners unload packages, presumably of clothing, as the German guards watch them.
Print shows a fallen winged figure, other figures in historical costumes of several eras, and a winged figure soaring towards an airplane, together intended to portray the pursuit and achievement of flight.
This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more
Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Photograph taken in the 1990s. Title, date, subject not... more
Print shows George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing military uniform; in oval with ribbon at top, above nameplate. Title from item. Baker, 19 Hart, 747 Published in: The American R... more