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By a draft of Foxhall & Morris purchase : Philadelphia

By a draft of Foxhall & Morris purchase : Philadelphia

Shows area along the Schuylkill from Francis to Vine Streets, including Morris Street. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backed paper. Includes notes. Available also through... more

Manuscript map of Kensington in Philadelphia

Manuscript map of Kensington in Philadelphia

Selected buildings shown pictorially. Shows some landowners. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backed paper, with an attached sheet (19 x 34 cm) with a few manuscript numbers. Purchased at the sale o... more

Penn's Tree, with The City & Port of Philadelphia, on the River Delaware from Kensington. Decayed and blow'd down in 1810

Penn's Tree, with The City & Port of Philadelphia, on the River Delawa...

Engraving by William Birch, 1755-1834. Published...by W. Birch, Springland Cot, near Bristol. In: William Birch & Son, The City of Philadelphia...as it appeared in the year 1800..., Philadelphia, 1800, no. 1. T... more

The three days of May 1844. Columbia mourns her citizens slain

The three days of May 1844. Columbia mourns her citizens slain

A memorial to nativist casualties of the violent clashes occurring between anti-foreigner "Native Americans" and Irish-American Catholics in Kensington, Philadelphia, May 6 through 8, 1844. The female figure o... more

See our torn flag still waving

See our torn flag still waving

An illustrated sheet music cover glorifying the nativist cause, produced shortly after the bloody anti-Catholic riots in Kensington, Philadelphia, of May 1844. The song was composed and arranged by James W. Po... more

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kollner, Phila.

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kol...

Print shows two bank checks, one decorated with vignettes of ships, a woman, and a train and the other decorated with a view of R. Garsed & Bro. Wingohocking Mills in Philadelphia. Title devised by Library staf... more

[Kensington Gardens, the fountains, London, England]

[Kensington Gardens, the fountains, London, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "1506". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

New Kensington, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, 1896.

New Kensington, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, 1896.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 815 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

In Kensington Gardens, London, England

In Kensington Gardens, London, England

People seated outdoors at tables, woman feeding dog.

[Benches in Kensington Park]

[Benches in Kensington Park]

England, London. group of figures, mostly women in white dresses along path and on benches in wooded park, leafy trees overhead, bright patches of red flowers behind benches. Wuerth annotated this group of draw... more

Gaither at Kensington. Mr. George R. Gaither, the Republican nominee for governor of Maryland, will speak in the Town Hall at Kensington Friday, October 4, 1907 commencing at 8 P.M. Addresses will also be made by Mr. Hammond Orner candidate for

Gaither at Kensington. Mr. George R. Gaither, the Republican nominee f...

Political campaign. 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 32, Folder 3.

Miss Anna McCue is one of the organizers of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  She began work as a child in the hosiery mills in Kensington, Philadelphia and worked in the Kensington factories until 22 years old when she became an organizer for the Congressional Union. Since that time she has been one of the most powerful speakers in the work for the national suffrage amendment, making a very effective appeal because of her intimate acquaintance with the hardships involved in the life of the wage earning woman.

Miss Anna McCue is one of the organizers of the Congressional Union fo...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Head and shoulders portrait of Anna McCue, facing camera, with bar brooch.

Kensington Manor on the antebellum Kensington Planation, Eastover, South Carolina

Kensington Manor on the antebellum Kensington Planation, Eastover, Sou...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Interior hall and doorway at Kensington Manor, an 1855 Renaissance Revival villa on the Kensington Plantation, Eastover, South Carolina

Interior hall and doorway at Kensington Manor, an 1855 Renaissance Rev...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The house had at one time fallen into such disrepair th... more

Washington D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located along the Capital Beltway in Kensington, Maryland

Washington D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sai...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Kensington Manor on the antebellum Kensington Planation, Eastover, South Carolina

Kensington Manor on the antebellum Kensington Planation, Eastover, Sou...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

A charming one-room library, it is Montgomery County's oldest, and is now an historic landmark surrounded by old trees and turreted Victorian homes. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photo... more

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

A charming one-room library, it is Montgomery County's oldest, and is now an historic landmark surrounded by old trees and turreted Victorian homes. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photo... more

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

A charming one-room library, it is Montgomery County's oldest, and is now an historic landmark surrounded by old trees and turreted Victorian homes. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photo... more

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

Noyes Library for Young Children, Kensington, Maryland

A charming one-room library, it is Montgomery County's oldest, and is now an historic landmark surrounded by old trees and turreted Victorian homes. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photo... more

Aluminum City Terrace, Administration Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Aluminum City Terrace, Administration Building, East Hill Drive, New K...

Significance: Aluminum City Terrace, the only housing project in America designed by world-renowned architects Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer, was built by the federal government to house defense workers duri... more

Washington D.C. Temple, 9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington, Montgomery County, MD

Washington D.C. Temple, 9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington, Montgomery...

Significance: The Washington D.C. Temple is the first North American temple built on the East Coast of the United States of America. It is located on 52 acres of wooded land setting it apart from the urban con... more

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Ninth Street to Sixteenth Street, adjacent to Allegheny River, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Ninth Street to Sixteenth Street, adjacent...

Significance: The former Aluminum Company of America's (Alcoa) New Kensington Works was established in 1891 by Charles M. Hall's Pittsburgh Reduction Company, and it was this concern's first major alumninm-prod... more

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Packing & Job Shop, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Packing & Job Shop, New Kensington, Westmo...

Survey number: HAER PA-337-E Building/structure dates: 1900 Initial Construction

Penn's tree with city & port of Philadelphia, on the River Delaware from Kensington. Decayed and blow'd down in 1810

Penn's tree with city & port of Philadelphia, on the River Delaware fr...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Birch, W.

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richl...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-59 Survey number: HABS SC-129-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richl...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-59 Survey number: HABS SC-129-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richl...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-59 Survey number: HABS SC-129-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richl...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-59 Survey number: HABS SC-129-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Summer Kitchen, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richl...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-59 Survey number: HABS SC-129-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Ea...

Survey number: HABS SC-129-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Ea...

Survey number: HABS SC-129-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Ea...

Survey number: HABS SC-129-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Eastover, Richland County, SC

Kensington Plantation, Matthew Singleton Residence, U.S. Route 601, Ea...

Survey number: HABS SC-129-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000806

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensin...

Significance: Aluminum City Terrace, the only housing project in America designed by world-renowned architects Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer, was built by the federal government to house defense workers duri... more

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensin...

Significance: Aluminum City Terrace, the only housing project in America designed by world-renowned architects Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer, was built by the federal government to house defense workers duri... more

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensin...

Significance: Aluminum City Terrace, the only housing project in America designed by world-renowned architects Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer, was built by the federal government to house defense workers duri... more

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Aluminum City Terrace, Community Building, East Hill Drive, New Kensin...

Significance: Aluminum City Terrace, the only housing project in America designed by world-renowned architects Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer, was built by the federal government to house defense workers duri... more

By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq; Captain General and Governour in Chief in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England. A proclamation Whereas at a Council holden at the Court of Kensington, on the tenth day o

By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq; Captain General and Governour...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Proclamation. 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; Portf... more

By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq; Captain General and Governour in Chief in and over His Majesty’s Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England. A proclamation Whereas at a Council holden at the Court of Kensington, on the tenth day o

By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq; Captain General and Governour...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Proclamation. 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; Portf... more

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Steam Plant, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Steam Plant, New Kensington, Westmoreland ...

Survey number: HAER PA-337-B Building/structure dates: 1900 Initial Construction

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Steam Plant, New Kensington, Westmoreland County, PA

Alcoa-New Kensington Works, Steam Plant, New Kensington, Westmoreland ...

Survey number: HAER PA-337-B Building/structure dates: 1900 Initial Construction