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Boston, 26th of June, 1775. This town was alarmed on the 17th instant at break of day, by a firing from the lively ship of war; and a report was immediately spread that the rebels had broke ground and were raising a battery on the heights of the

Boston, 26th of June, 1775. This town was alarmed on the 17th instant ...

Bunker Hill, Battle of.; Imprint 3. 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 38, Folder 19a.

A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American pro...

Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-178... more

Boston, 26th of June, 1775. This town was alarmed on the 17th instant at break of day, by a firing from the lively ship of war; and a report was immediately spread that the rebels had broke ground and were raising a battery on the heights of the

Boston, 26th of June, 1775. This town was alarmed on the 17th instant ...

Positive Photostat.; Bunker Hill, Battle of.; This item is a Photostat of Portfolio 38, Folder 19a.; Stamped on verso: 452. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile pag... more

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, with the subsequent disposition of both armies.

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & e...

Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 2d impression. In lower margin: An account of the... more

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies.

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & e...

Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows information to Sept. 23, 1776. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 3rd impression. Includes "Re... more

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts ...

Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through ... more

[Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Bræmus Heights on Hudson's River near Stillwater on the 20th Septr. with the position of the detachment &c. in the action of the 7th of Octobr. & the position of the army on the 8th Octr. 1777.

[Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt...

Scale ca. 1:14,400. Title from engraved map published by William Faden, 1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-... more

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow.

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts coulou...

Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Indepe... more

[Prof]ile of the surface of the ground [at Cobble H]ill Fort on Broklyn heights & [Mr. Bergen's hi]ll near Gowannes Creek ... 12th 1814 /

[Prof]ile of the surface of the ground [at Cobble H]ill Fort on Brokly...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "B: Cobble Hill Fort, C: Mr Bergens hill." "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 538" on verso. Copy imperfect: Lower right corner a... more

Advice. If wisdom's heights you wish to climb, And order's laws embrace; For ev'ry thing have you a time: Put each thing in its place. Un Imprimeur. City of Washington, June 22, 1826.

Advice. If wisdom's heights you wish to climb, And order's laws embrac...

Imprint 2.; Verse. 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 192, Folder 23.

[Interior wall with architectural ornaments of the U.S. Capitol building with portrait of George Washington at Dorchester Heights by Gilbert Stuart and unidentified portrait of a man, possibly John Adams, on display]

[Interior wall with architectural ornaments of the U.S. Capitol buildi...

Title devised by Library staff. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 668. (DLC/PP-1996:032.13). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

View of New York: from Brooklyn Heights

View of New York: from Brooklyn Heights

Artist: Frances F. Palmer. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6914

[Kamara Heights in the distance, artillery waggons in the foreground]

[Kamara Heights in the distance, artillery waggons in the foreground]

View of plateau of Sevastopolʹ showing rows of caissons, with tents on the plains in the background. Title from 1855 exhibition catalog. Alternate title from: Roger Fenton, photographer of the 1850s. Purchase; ... more

View from the heights above Balaklava, looking towards Sebastopol, shewing the ground of the battles of the 25th Octr. and of the 5th Novr. 1854 and the line of our defences since the 25th Octr. / W. Simpson del. ; J. Needham lith.

View from the heights above Balaklava, looking towards Sebastopol, she...

Print shows a panoramic view of the landscape between the heights above Balaklava and Sevastopolʹ, including the battlefields at Balaklava and Inkerman, also, on the far left, is the inlet to the harbor at Bala... more

The cavalry affair of the heights of Bulganak - the first gun, 19th Sepr. 1854 / W. Simpson del. ; Needham lith.

The cavalry affair of the heights of Bulganak - the first gun, 19th Se...

Print shows expansive view of the countryside, the Russian cavalry and artillery in the distance, Russian guns opening fire on British troops as they draw up into formation. Title from item. Plate in: The seat ... more

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

The camp of the 1st Division, looking north towards the camp of the 2nd Division - the heights of Inkermann in the distance / W. Simpson del. ; M. Morin lith.

The camp of the 1st Division, looking north towards the camp of the 2n...

Print shows a distant view of bell tents at British military camps, as well as hospital tents, soldiers and a wagon hauling supplies toward the camps, the skeletal remains of an animal on the roadside, and men ... more

A Christmas dinner on the heights before Sebastopol / W. Simpson delt. ; J.A. Vinter lith.

A Christmas dinner on the heights before Sebastopol / W. Simpson delt....

Print shows (from left) Capn. Sir Charles Russell, Bart, Capn. Charles Turner, Capn. Alexander Viscount Balgonie, Capn. Fredk. Bathurst, Capn. Burnaby, Lieut. Colonel Charles Lindsay, Col. Fredk. Wm. Hamilton, ... more

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Signed lower right: Alf. R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-2. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.767) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

1st Conn. Artillery, Ft. Richardson, Arlington Heights, Va. 20 pounder Parrott
Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. View of Loudon [i.e. Loudoun] Heights

Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. View of Loudon [i.e. Loudoun] Heights

Photograph shows Loudoun Heights above the Shenandoah River near Harper's Ferry. No. 441. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Maryland Heights (as on duplicate print)". Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol.... more

Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va., Confederate fortifications

Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va., Confederate fortifications

No. B609. Title from item. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. 2, p. 98-99. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Marye's House on Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

Marye's House on Marye's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va.

No. 5044. Title from item. Caption continues: The spots on side of house and on pillars of porch are bullet marks. No. "116" etched in the negative. Mounted with three other photographs. Photograph is half of a... more

View of Marye's Heights and part of battlefield of Fredericksburg, Va. on December 13, 1862

View of Marye's Heights and part of battlefield of Fredericksburg, Va....

No. 958. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

"The stone-wall" at foot of Marye's Heights held by Cobb's Brigade, C.S.A., Dec. 13, 1862

"The stone-wall" at foot of Marye's Heights held by Cobb's Brigade, C....

No. 5047. Title from item. No. "121" etched in the negative. Mounted with three other photographs. Photograph is half of a stereograph pair. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fortifications on heights of Centreville, Virginia / negative by Barnard & Gibson ; positive by A. Gardner.

Fortifications on heights of Centreville, Virginia / negative by Barna...

Illustration showing a group of soldiers at an earthwork fortification. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 5. ... more

[From Maryland Heights at sunrise]

[From Maryland Heights at sunrise]

Signed lower right: Alf R Waud. Title devised from Harpers Weekly title. Published in: Harper's Weekly, November 22, 1862, p. 741. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.399) Forms part of: Morgan collection... more

Some colors and prisoners taken by French : [map of action around Washington Heights, Sharpsburg, Md.].

Some colors and prisoners taken by French : [map of action around Wash...

Shows the location of troops just outside of Sharpsburg, Md., during the battle of Antietam. Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photoco... more

St. Mary's [i.e. Marye's] Heights, Fredericksburg, captured by Sedgwick

St. Mary's [i.e. Marye's] Heights, Fredericksburg, captured by Sedgwic...

Photograph shows Marye's Heights, site of the 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg, with soldiers, horses, and cannons on hilltop. Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-1974:175

Stone wall below Marye's Heights, May 3, 1863

Stone wall below Marye's Heights, May 3, 1863

Title from item. Illustrated in: Divided We Fought: A Pictorial History of the War, 1861-1865, p. 166.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick, USA, with the 6th Army Corps. Sunday May 3rd 1863.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg Va. By Maj. Genl. Jo...

Area depicted includes the Rappahannock River to the northeast, Taylor Hill to the northwest and Deep Run to the south. The Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad is also indicated. As part of Gen. Hooker's plan to... more

[Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacent to Harper's Ferry, Va.; including Maryland, Loudoun, and Bolivar Heights, and portions of South and Short Mountains, with the positions of the defensive works, also the junction of the Potomac & Shenandoah Rivers, and their passage through the Blue Ridge.

[Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjace...

Scale 1:15,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 700 Printed edition of the preceding map indicating relief by hachures rather than by contour lines. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ... more

Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacent to Harper's Ferry, Va.; including Maryland, Loudoun, and Bolivar Heights, and portions of South and Short Mountains, with the positions of the defensive works, also the junction of the Potomac & Shenandoah Rivers, and their passage through the Blue Ridge /

Military map showing the topographical features of the country adjacen...

Civil War salted paper maps. AL-40. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 699 Relief shown by contour lines. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ra... more

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle of Fredericksburg. By Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick with 6th Army Corps, Sunday, May 3rd, 1863.

Plan of attack on Marie's Heights, Fredericksburg, Va. or 2nd Battle o...

Illustrates the placement of Union and Confederate forces during the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, culminating in the battle of Chancellorsville fought May 1-4, 1863. This map focuses on the Su... more

Plan of the battle of Salem Church or Salem Heights, Va. Attack and repulse of the 6th Army Corps, Maj. Genl. John Sedgwick, U.S.A., afternoon of 3rd May 1863.

Plan of the battle of Salem Church or Salem Heights, Va. Attack and re...

The Battle of Salem Church, Spotsylvania County, Va., was part of the Chancellorsville Campaign of April-May, 1863, and was actually fought on May 4, 1863. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of... more

Multum in parvo. private advice to all $50 for 50 cts ... A Naramor. Berlin Heights, Erie Co. Ohio [c. 1867].

Multum in parvo. private advice to all $50 for 50 cts ... A Naramor. B...

Verse. 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 137, Folder 30.

Soldiers' Cemetery at Arlington Heights, Virginia / / sketched by Theo. R. Davis. The Tomb of Aaron Burr, Princeton, New Jersey / photographed by Wm. R. Powell, 867 Broadway

Soldiers' Cemetery at Arlington Heights, Virginia / / sketched by Theo...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1869 March 27, p. 196.

Manitou and Vicinity. Pike's Peak from Thornton Heights, Manitou Park

Manitou and Vicinity. Pike's Peak from Thornton Heights, Manitou Park

No. 71. Title from item. Part of series: Colorado Views.

Plat & environs of Lagoon Heights, Cottage City, Mass. : showing property owned by the Lagoon Heights Land Co., 53 State St., 610 Exchange B'd'g., Boston, Mass.

Plat & environs of Lagoon Heights, Cottage City, Mass. : showing prope...

Bird's-eye view. Partial cadastral map showing lots and lot numbers. Relief shown pictorially. Accompanied by text: Lagoon Heights, Cottage City, on that beautiful isle of the sea, Martha's Vineyard, the Arcadi... more

Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee /

Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee /

Scale ca. 1:1,750. "Nov. 1st 1881--recorded in liber, A. R. Shepherd, folio 137." Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. "Lots for sale by A. L. Barber and Co. ... Washington, D.C." LC copy fold-li... more

Altar of St. Paul of the Cross no. 2 St. Michaels, Passionist Church, at monastery, West Hoboken, N.J. / / Costello, photo, J.C. Heights, N.J.

Altar of St. Paul of the Cross no. 2 St. Michaels, Passionist Church, ...

Stereograph shows a monk standing in front of an altar at Monastery and Church of Saint Michael the Archangel, Union City (formerly West Hoboken), N. J. 23265 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. On verso: A... more

Sherman's subdivision : [of part of Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.].

Sherman's subdivision : [of part of Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.]...

Cadastral map showing houses, privies, wells, and cisterns. From the annual report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, 1885. At top: Diagram D. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 1. LC copy fold-lined, trim... more

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" /

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" /

Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices and in pencil on verso. LC copy imperfect: Upper left large section missing. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326... more

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 /

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commis...

Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in pencil to show lot prices. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; ... more

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the Commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 /

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the Commis...

Cadastral map. Includes notes and Commissioners' names. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 /

Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commis...

Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110;... more

[Matlock South Parade and Heights of Abraham, Derbyshire, England]

[Matlock South Parade and Heights of Abraham, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10400". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Matlock with promenade and Heights of Jacob, Derbyshire, England]

[Matlock with promenade and Heights of Jacob, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10399". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Palisades of the Potomac, scenery unsurpassed : embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both sides of the Conduit Road for five miles to the Little Falls /

Palisades of the Potomac, scenery unsurpassed : embracing the addition...

Cadastral map. "June 23rd 1890." Alternate title at upper right: Palisades of the Potomac Land and Improvement Co.'s subdivision no. 1, being part of "White Haven." "Entered according to act of Congress in the ... more

Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist university /

Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist university /

Scale ca. 1:2,300. LC copy annotated in pencil, fold-lined, and extensively rubber-stamped: Sold. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. "Lots for sale by John F. Waggaman, real estate broker ... W... more

[Drawing of part of Lanier Heights, Washington, D.C., showing residential lots].

[Drawing of part of Lanier Heights, Washington, D.C., showing resident...

Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the 2 squares bounded by Lanier Place, Quarry Road, Columbia Road, and Adams Mill Road N.W. From the Breck... more

Map of Kalorama Heights, Washington, D.C. /

Map of Kalorama Heights, Washington, D.C. /

Scale ca. 1:1,700. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices per foot and fold-lined. Oriented with north to the left. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Librar... more

Fairview Heights subdivision of parts of Scott's Ordinary Terra Firma and Alliance tracts /

Fairview Heights subdivision of parts of Scott's Ordinary Terra Firma ...

Scale 1:1,200; 100 ft. to 1 in. LC copy annotated in red ink. Cadastral map. "For sale by John E. Beall & Co. ... Washington, D.C." From the Breckinridge family papers. Stamped on certain lots: Sold. Available ... more

Lanier Heights.

Lanier Heights.

Scale ca. 1:1,625. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3

[Matlock Bath, from Heights of Jacob, Derbyshire, England]

[Matlock Bath, from Heights of Jacob, Derbyshire, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10395". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Lanier Heights : recorded, Surveyor's Office, book G.S., page 174.

Lanier Heights : recorded, Surveyor's Office, book G.S., page 174.

Scale ca. 1:1,175. Photocopy; blueprint. Cadastral map. "Verified from the map of Highway Extension Plans, made under the Act of March 2, 1893, and recorded in the Office of the Surveyor, D. of C. M. C. Hazen, ... more

View of Dunedin from Roslyn Heights - high school in foreground

View of Dunedin from Roslyn Heights - high school in foreground

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

Golden Gate from Berkeley Heights

Golden Gate from Berkeley Heights

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51311". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

View from Smiley's Heights, Redlands, Cal.

View from Smiley's Heights, Redlands, Cal.

Title from item. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51260". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

Plat compiled from official records for Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real estate brokers : 1324--F St. N.W., Washington D.C. : [parts of Mount Pleasant, Meridian Hill, and Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.].

Plat compiled from official records for Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real e...

Cadastral map covering area bounded by Florida Av., 11th St., Park Rd., Mount Pleasant St., and 16th St. N.W. In large type across face of map: Thos. J. Fisher & Co., real estate, Washington D.C. LC copy 1 moun... more

San Juan and Ponce Road, Porto Rico--Tramp! Tramp! came our "boys" to face the Spaniards on these Aibonito Heights
Looking north from the tower of Notre Dame - St. Jaques Tower and Montmarte Heights in distance, Paris, France

Looking north from the tower of Notre Dame - St. Jaques Tower and Mont...

Photograph shows view from tower, looking past gargoyle, to the Montmartre heights in the distance. D15154 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1900 by Underwood & Underwood. On mount under Sun Scu... more

Fernwood Heights : [Washington D.C.] /

Fernwood Heights : [Washington D.C.] /

Cadastral map. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

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