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A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town. Survey'd in the winter, 1775 [i.e. 1766]

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Ho... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin, with the samurai searching the grounds for Kira. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored ... more

[Survey map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].

[Survey map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].

Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Features shown existed in 1807 or later. Title devised by cataloger. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark: 1794. Available als... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Drawing shows the night attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japan... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin, with the samurai searching the grounds for Kira. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored ... more

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05].

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca....

Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-... more

Pennsylvania. Capitol. The Commissioners for erecting a state Capitol on the public grounds at Harrisburg, invite architects to exhibit to them plans and elevations for the contemplated buildings, at any time previous to the fifteenth of April n

Pennsylvania. Capitol. The Commissioners for erecting a state Capitol ...

On verso: 20,429. 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 152, Folder 11b.

Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala.) A.D. 1814

Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala...

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting on a horse, facing right, with military troops in the background on the lower right. Includes quotes by and about Jackson. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1903:41860).

Night ascent. Royal Standard Tavern, pleasure grounds & tea gardens ... H. Brading, Proprietor ... has, at the solicitation of several scientific gentlemen, prevailed on Mr. Gypson, who will ... make an experimental trip, in the Royal Standard balloon, on Monday next, June 3, at ten o'clock at night! ...

Night ascent. Royal Standard Tavern, pleasure grounds & tea gardens .....

Text-only broadside announcing a balloon ascension at night by Richard Gypson from the Royal Standard Tavern, England, on June 3, 1839. In addition, "Mr. Blanchard, a descendant of the celebrated Mons. Blanchar... more

Map of the residence & park grounds, near Bordentown, New Jersey : of the late Joseph Napoleon Bonaparte, ex-king of Spain.

Map of the residence & park grounds, near Bordentown, New Jersey : of ...

Relief shown by hachures. Includes index. "To be sold at auction by Anthony J. Bleecker, on Friday 25th, June 1847, at 1 o'clock P.M. on the premises" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... more

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington /

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washi...

Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title:... more

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing the George Washington equestrian monument on the Virginia state capitol grounds by Thomas Crawford surrounded by seraphs, eagles and Union shields; back is design of seraphs, eagles, and shields only]

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing the Georg...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: (front) Berg, no. 1-3S; (back) 1-3S variant. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.p... 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

East front from grounds. Progressive views of dome, no. iii. Columns of peristyle in position

East front from grounds. Progressive views of dome, no. iii. Columns o...

Photograph showing beginning stages of adding the dome to the Capitol. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 27. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Attention!! The loyal citizens of Otsego County are invited to attend a meeting at or near the fair grounds, in Cooperstown, on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 1861, at 3 1-2 P. M., for the purpose of organizing an Otsego County regiment ....

Attention!! The loyal citizens of Otsego County are invited to attend ...

Civil war posters. 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 123, Folder 32.

Interior of corral on cemetery grounds at Arlington

Interior of corral on cemetery grounds at Arlington

Photograph shows three men standing in corral on grounds of Arlington House, which became part of Arlington National Cemetery. No. 195. Inscribed on negative: Interior of corral on cemetery grounds at Arlington... more

The parade grounds

The parade grounds

No. 830. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... more

Washington monument, in the Capitol grounds, Richmond, Va. The statues around the centre base are those of Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson & Mason

Washington monument, in the Capitol grounds, Richmond, Va. The statues...

Stereograph showing the Washington Monument with an equestrian statue of George Washington in the grounds of Capitol Square, Richmond, Virginia. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Titl... more

Battle grounds in Missouri during Price's raid in the fall 1864

Battle grounds in Missouri during Price's raid in the fall 1864

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 296 Maps of the battlefields at "Mine Creek, Oct. 22d 64," "Westport, Oct. 23d 64" "Charlot, Oct. 25th 64," and "Newtonia, Nov. 4th 64," showing the positions of tr... more

Scene at the Pennsylvania Avenue entrance to the Capitol grounds at Washington on the daily adjournment of Congress

Scene at the Pennsylvania Avenue entrance to the Capitol grounds at Wa...

Illustration showing a crowd of people crossing the street between a railroad locomotive and a street railroad, with the U.S. Capitol in the background. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 10, no. 4... more

Greenough's Washington (in east Capitol grounds)

Greenough's Washington (in east Capitol grounds)

Part of series: Views of national buildings in the city of Washington, D.C. Title from item. Gift; Louis M. Rabinowitz; 1952.

Suisun Bay, from U.S. - Armory Grounds - Benicia - Solano County

Suisun Bay, from U.S. - Armory Grounds - Benicia - Solano County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 572. LOT subdivision subject: Solano County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Issue of clothing to the Comanche Indians at Timber Mountain Fork, Kansas ; The Great Medicine Lodge on Medicine Lodge Creek, near the council grounds, Kansas

Issue of clothing to the Comanche Indians at Timber Mountain Fork, Kan...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1867 Nov. 23, p. 153.

Won by a neck: Lady Thorn Goldsmith Maid and American Girl, in the first heat of their great trotting contest on the Prospect Park fair grounds August 28th 1869

Won by a neck: Lady Thorn Goldsmith Maid and American Girl, in the fir...

Artist: John Cameron (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 7308

The brush on the homestretch: Between American girl, Lucy, Bashaw Jr., Goldsmith Maid, Rhode Island and George Wilkes. In the last  heat of their great trot on the prospect park fair grounds May 29th 1869

The brush on the homestretch: Between American girl, Lucy, Bashaw Jr.,...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0796.

Positive sale of the mansion with ample grounds attached, and eighty-five building lots, being the estate of the late George W. Keating : situated in the county just beyond Boundary Street and fronting Lincoln Avenue, at auction : [part of Eckington, Washington D.C.] /

Positive sale of the mansion with ample grounds attached, and eighty-f...

Poster containing cadastral map. Includes text. Torn, ink-smeared, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Music evening at the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C. / Drawn by T. H. Nast.

Music evening at the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C. / Drawn by T. H....

Microfilm copy of wood engraving after Nast. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1870 July 23, p. 472. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Entrance to White Sulphur Springs grounds

Entrance to White Sulphur Springs grounds

Photograph shows roadway leading to gate and buildings beyond the fence at the entrance to White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Title from item. In Jedediah Hotchkiss photograph album of views along railroad l... more

St. Louis fair grounds / St. Louis Democrat Litho. & Print. Co. ; drawn by C.N. Dry.

St. Louis fair grounds / St. Louis Democrat Litho. & Print. Co. ; draw...

Print showing bird's-eye view of fairgrounds at the St. Louis fair. 11770 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1874, by Compton & Company, in the Office of t... more

General plan for the extension of the U.S. Capitol grounds /

General plan for the extension of the U.S. Capitol grounds /

Oriented with north to the left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 darkened, fold-lined, and torn. Phillips. Was... more

Base-ball in England - the match on Lord's cricket grounds between the Red Stockings and the Athletics / from a sketch by Abner Crossman.

Base-ball in England - the match on Lord's cricket grounds between the...

Illustration showing a baseball game between the Boston Red Stockings and the Philadelphia Athletics played on the cricket grounds in London, England, with spectators in the foreground and the background. The f... more

U.S. Reports: Amory v. Amory et al., 91 U.S. 356 (1876)

U.S. Reports: Amory v. Amory et al., 91 U.S. 356 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 91; October Term, 1875; Amory v. Amory et al.

Ohio head-quarters, centennial grounds Philadelphia, PA

Ohio head-quarters, centennial grounds Philadelphia, PA

F12156 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Morgan, W.J., & Co.

Centennial grounds looking ...

Centennial grounds looking ...

Photograph shows aerial view of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition grounds. In lower left corner are wagons and a pole flying signal flags. Title from item.

International Exhibition, Phila., Pa., 1876: Centennial Grounds (snow-covered)

International Exhibition, Phila., Pa., 1876: Centennial Grounds (snow-...

2394H U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by the Centennial Photo. Co., Phila., Pa. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Woman Misc.; Exhibitions 1876; Shelf.

Grand bird's-eye view of the Centennial Exhibition grounds and the surrounding country : showing the exact location of every building connected with the great international exposition, drawn in crayon from official topographic surveys made expressly for the Daily Graphic /

Grand bird's-eye view of the Centennial Exhibition grounds and the sur...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Folded title: Bird's eye view of the Centennial grounds and map of Philadelphia from the Daily Graphic of May 4th and 9th. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Availab... more

Panorama of Philadelphia and centennial exhibition grounds

Panorama of Philadelphia and centennial exhibition grounds

G7373 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bachmann.

The Centennial [4 scenes]: 1. A wagon load from Jersey [group of people in horse-drawn wagon]; 2. On the farm, going to the centennial for a day [man and 2 women in farmhouse]; 3. Footing it [2 men walking]; 4. Arrival of train on the grounds

The Centennial [4 scenes]: 1. A wagon load from Jersey [group of peopl...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 20, (1876 August 26), p. 701. Ref. copy of illus. 1 in Lot 4446. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Carts...; Exhibitions; Rr Statio... more

The Centennial--balloon view of the grounds : [Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia, 1876] /

The Centennial--balloon view of the grounds : [Centennial Exhibition a...

Bird's-eye view of fairgrounds. Oriented with north toward the lower left. In upper margin: Supplement to Harper's weekly, September 30, 1876. Originally catalogued in book collection under LC classification: T... more

Panorama of Philadelphia and Centennial Exhibition Grounds

Panorama of Philadelphia and Centennial Exhibition Grounds

G7373 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Weise.

View of Prospect Park fair grounds, at Gravesend, L.I.

View of Prospect Park fair grounds, at Gravesend, L.I.

J4585 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: View.

[Two buffaloes on grounds of Imperial Czarist Game Preserves at Pralveritsch, Russia]

[Two buffaloes on grounds of Imperial Czarist Game Preserves at Pralve...

Copyright by Pub. Photo Serv. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of the Office of Public Buildings and Grounds /

Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under co...

Reservations numbered in red. Includes statistical table. "48 2 Ch Eng." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

State fair buildings and grounds, Philadelphia

State fair buildings and grounds, Philadelphia

P17096 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Allen, Lane & Scott.

Noxious growths in liberty's grounds / J. Keppler.

Noxious growths in liberty's grounds / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows Uncle Sam and a female figure identified as Liberty strolling through a park among trees labeled "Equal Rights, Free Press, Free Schools, Free Speech, Free Ballot, Constitution, [and] Religio... more

[Two men in high silk hats, one with Kodak camera, on the White House grounds, Washington, D.C.]

[Two men in high silk hats, one with Kodak camera, on the White House ...

Photo shows two well-dressed and well- fed gentlemen posing for Uriah Hunt Painter on the White House lawn during the Easter Egg Roll April 22, 1889. After comparing this familiar picture to portraits of Painte... more

[Man with suitcase and others on the White House grounds]
Assorting grounds and saw mill

Assorting grounds and saw mill

Photograph showing men sorting logs in large pools of water near a sawmill. 3333 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1888, by A. Wittemann, 58 & 60 Reade St., N.Y. Illus. in: Lumbering in Michigan... more

People on the White House grounds, Washington, DC
[A "Peep" from the recreation grounds, Bedford, England]

[A "Peep" from the recreation grounds, Bedford, England]

Image shows the Ouse (Great Ouse) river in Bedford, at the recreation grounds, now known as The Embankment. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign sec... more

A pretty view at picnic grounds on Homestake Road

A pretty view at picnic grounds on Homestake Road

Mountain and railroad train in South Dakota. Photo copyrighted by J.C.H. Grabill. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: RR S.D. 1890; SD ... more

[View in Herrenhausen grounds, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

[View in Herrenhausen grounds, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "8161". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[View from the training grounds of the Imperial Military Academy] / fotoğraf Föbus.

[View from the training grounds of the Imperial Military Academy] / fo...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. In album: The Imperial Military Academy and other military schools, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings were under construction

Fire engine at World's Columbian Exposition grounds while buildings we...

Photograph shows two men operating steam powered fire engine; thick black smoke blows from steamer. No. 424. Title from item.

The California league grounds, San Francisco vs. Oakland, September 9, 1890 / arto-type, Britton & Rey, S.F.

The California league grounds, San Francisco vs. Oakland, September 9,...

Print shows a baseball game in progress between San Francisco and Oakland at the California League grounds on September 9, 1890; grandstand on the left and dignitaries standing on the field along the third-base... more

Entering Midway Plaisance to the World's Fair Grounds, Chicago, Ill.

Entering Midway Plaisance to the World's Fair Grounds, Chicago, Ill.

Large crowd. 48194X U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by J.F. Jarvis. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Exhibitions Illinois; Shelf.

[Exposition grounds, World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago]
[Exposition grounds, World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago]
Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of Office of Public Buildings and Grounds /

Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under co...

"To accompany the annual report upon the improvement and care of public buildings and grounds in the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30th 1894, John M. Wilson, Colonel U.S. Army." Includes ... more

Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of Office of Public Buildings and Grounds /

Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under co...

"To accompany the annual report upon the improvement and care of public buildings and grounds in the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30th 1894, John M. Wilson, Colonel U.S. Army." Includes ... more

Naval Hospital grounds, Chelsea, Mass. /

Naval Hospital grounds, Chelsea, Mass. /

Hospital relocated to Boston from Chelsea in 1940 and is currently known as U.S. Public Health Service Hospital at Boston. Relief shown by contours. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Rubber-stamped: U.S.... more

Algiers - depot and station grounds of Algerian Railway

Algiers - depot and station grounds of Algerian Railway

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-USZ62-78854. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library... more

On snow shoes to the barren grounds by Caspar W. Whitney ... now appearing in Harper's magazine / Edward Penfield.

On snow shoes to the barren grounds by Caspar W. Whitney ... now appea...

Man, dressed in moccasins and beaded leggings, belted coat and mittens, wearing snowshoes.

Bangkok - sculpture on palace grounds

Bangkok - sculpture on palace grounds

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Nelahkatah grounds

Nelahkatah grounds

And group of Eskimos. Photo copyrighted by Dr. S.J. Call. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Eskimos Dwellings; Alaska S. L. I.; Shelf.

[Bird's-eye view of landscaped grounds with community in background in Georgia]

[Bird's-eye view of landscaped grounds with community in background in...

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 4, no. 325. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

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