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Glacier de Zermatt / lith. de Nicolet a Neuchâtel (Suisse) ; Bellannier in lap.

Glacier de Zermatt / lith. de Nicolet a Neuchâtel (Suisse) ; Bellannie...

Illus. in: Etudes sur les glaciers / Louis Agassiz. Neuchâtel : Jent et Gassman, 1840. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 219.

[Unidentified woman, about 20 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, three-quarters to the left, seated in chair beside small table with tablecloth, wearing bonnet and black lace gloves; hands in lap, one elbow on table on which there is a folded fan]

[Unidentified woman, about 20 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on face of plate: 167. Scratched on back of plate: 48. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, facing front, hands folded in lap]

[Rufus Blakeman, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, fa...

Doctor and president of Fairfield County Medical Association, Greenfield, Connecticut. Identification from reproduction of photograph in New England Medical Monthly, May 1892, opposite page 374. Scratched on fa... more

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, body to right, facing front, seated in upholstered chair, hands in lap]

[Unidentified woman, about 40 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on face of plate: 141. Scratched on back of plate: 98; 190. Corners trimmed. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produ... more

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, nearly profile to the left, seated in chair by table, hands in lap, wearing cap and light gloves]

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on back of plate: 215. One corner trimmed. Hallmark: Rinhart 2. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew... more

Dog lost! A Cuba lap dog, with long white curling hair,-- feet trimmed close,-- answers to the name of "Fancy." Whoever will return the same, or leave information with Mrs. Story, Broadway, Cambridgeport, or T. L. Turner, No. 63 Cambridge St. Bo

Dog lost! A Cuba lap dog, with long white curling hair,-- feet trimmed...

Reward. 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 60, Folder 27.

[Officer of the 57th Regiment sitting with a sword across his lap at opening to his tent, another officer sitting outside the tent, and a servant stands with a horse in the background]

[Officer of the 57th Regiment sitting with a sword across his lap at o...

Title devised by library staff. "249" and "283" written in pencil on verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944.

[Maj.-Gen. Joseph Hooker, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, arms resting on lap, wearing military uniform]

[Maj.-Gen. Joseph Hooker, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, a...

Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2009.

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with fork, knife, plate, and cup sitting on the floor and preparing to eat a slice of the apple on his lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with fork, knife, plate, and cu...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 141. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: L... more

[Captain William A. Hill of Company D, 4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, with book on lap]

[Captain William A. Hill of Company D, 4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, ...

Photo shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; decorative diamond motif surrounded by scrolls design. Title on spine of book appears to be Literary history of the Bible. Written ... more

New York City - the third contest for the long-distance pedestrian championship for the world at Gilmore's Gardens, March 10th-15th [4 illustrations]:  Ennis...shakes hands with Rowell; Charles Rowell [head and shoulders]; Rowell running a lap...; and view of the track on Saturday afternoon with Rowell, Ennis and Harriman walking together]

New York City - the third contest for the long-distance pedestrian cha...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 48, no. 1226 (1879 Mar. 29), p. 49 (front page).

Indian puppies  - man holding 3 puppies on his lap

Indian puppies - man holding 3 puppies on his lap

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

[Elderly woman seated and reading a book with knitting in her lap] / H.L. Bundy, 1895.

[Elderly woman seated and reading a book with knitting in her lap] / H...

Photograph is possibly a silver gelatin or salt print. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gif... more

[Young African American woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly right, with hands folded on her lap]

[Young African American woman, three-quarter length portrait, facing s...

Attribution to Askew from Photography on the color line. In album (disbound): Types of American Negroes, compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 1, no. 66. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surr... more

[Girl sitting cross-legged, book in her lap, looking at the camera] / EW.

[Girl sitting cross-legged, book in her lap, looking at the camera] / ...

Title devised by staff. FBJ label no. 123. Signed with photographer's monogram. Prior to 1901 photographer known as Eva Lawrence Watson. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnsto... more

[Girl dressed in a pierrot costume with a small black dog on her lap]

[Girl dressed in a pierrot costume with a small black dog on her lap]

Title devised by Library staff. Photographer unidentified; possibly by Cox. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

[Girl in a plaid dress seated with a book in her lap] / MW.

[Girl in a plaid dress seated with a book in her lap] / MW.

Title devised. Signed with artist's monogram. Formerly filed in P&P LOT 3222. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gift; France... more

[Young fair haired girl seated with hands in her lap] / Huggins, ..., E. 39th St., N.Y.

[Young fair haired girl seated with hands in her lap] / Huggins, ..., ...

Title devised by staff. Text of Huggins' business card on verso. Signed on item. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Published... more

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left, holding book in lap]

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing lef...

H20449 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. No. 1. Copyright 1902 by Geo Prince. Similar image in LOT 11921 (LC-USZ62-92800).

[Scene from "Little Italy" showing child actress Helen Stevenson sitting on the lap of Frederic de Belleville]

[Scene from "Little Italy" showing child actress Helen Stevenson sitti...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. no. 4 in album of photographs. No. 13528.

President in doorway of West Divide Creek ranch house - "Skip" in lap

President in doorway of West Divide Creek ranch house - "Skip" in lap

H65333 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by Alexander Lambert.

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress, with open book in lap, and hand to face, seated]

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress, with open book in lap, and ha...

Published title: Portrait Lady seated. RPS, 3506 Image content features: MODEL Beatrice Baxter Ruyl; PROPS: books; PEOPLE women. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93.... more

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress with open book in lap and hands to face, seated]

[Woman (Beatrice Baxter Ruyl), in dress with open book in lap and hand...

Published title: Portrait Lady seated. Image content features: MODEL Beatrice Baxter Ruyl; PROPS Books; PEOPLE Women. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93. Forms part... more

[George Foster Peabody, half-length portrait, sitting, facing front, with hands on lap]

[George Foster Peabody, half-length portrait, sitting, facing front, w...

H91350 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Copyright by Pach, N.Y.

[Agnes Lee, standing, with arm around older daughter, (Agnes Lee), seated, reading newspaper(?) on lap]

[Agnes Lee, standing, with arm around older daughter, (Agnes Lee), sea...

Layered mounts are top to bottom: cream & tan. Monogram on recto: "FHD 1909" red-orange, lower right. Image content features: MODELS Agnes Lee and Lee (older daughter); PEOPLE women, girls, families. Title and ... more

[Comical scene showing maid sitting on man's lap kissing him as his wife watches]

[Comical scene showing maid sitting on man's lap kissing him as his wi...

H100074 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by American Stereoscopic Co. No. A-66788.

[Cardinal Richelieu, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, with three kittens on his lap] / photo, T.W. Ingersoll, St. Paul.

[Cardinal Richelieu, full-length portrait, seated, facing front, with ...

H114825 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by T.W. Ingersoll, St. Paul. Reproduction of a painting by T.(?) Robert Henry.

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, sitting, holding a horse whip across his lap]

[Theodore Roosevelt, three-quarter length portrait, sitting, holding a...

Title devised by Library staff. Copyright 1908 by P. A. de Lazzlo.

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly right with right hand in lap]

[Booker T. Washington, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing s...

H112033 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.

Evelyn, a little native maid [seated in kitchen with basket on her lap]

Evelyn, a little native maid [seated in kitchen with basket on her lap...

J134378 U.S. Copyright Office Photo copyrighted by Jessie Tarbox Beals, N.Y.C. No. 6. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Maids; Kitchens.

[Down he tumbled, in a great fright directly into Petronella's lap!]

[Down he tumbled, in a great fright directly into Petronella's lap!]

(DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Pippa and Petronella" by Elizabeth Talbot Luke, St. Nicholas, 38:738 (June 1911).

He himself, would sit by the old Dutch housewives with a purring grimalkin on his lap

He himself, would sit by the old Dutch housewives with a purring grima...

"D1050" Verso. (DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "More than Conquerors: The Sunny Master of 'Sunnyside'" by Ariadne Gilbert, St. Nicholas, ... more

[Pearl White, 1889-1938, full length, seated behind steering wheel of an auto, with a pig on her lap, facing slightly right; in farm clothes]

[Pearl White, 1889-1938, full length, seated behind steering wheel of ...

J218248 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by White Studio. No copyright renewal. No. 1. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals Pigs; Humor; Photog. Index; BI; Shelf.

[Vilhjalmur Stefansson, half-length portrait, sitting with hands across lap, facing front]

[Vilhjalmur Stefansson, half-length portrait, sitting with hands acros...

Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2000:112). Forms part of: Warren and Margot Coville collection (Library of Congress).

[African American woman seated, hands in lap]

[African American woman seated, hands in lap]

This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Aged; African American women; Master photog.; Shelf. Purchase; (DLC/PP-1934:137).

[African American man, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front, right hand holding cane, left hand on lap]

[African American man, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing f...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Roll, Jordan, Roll / Julia Peterkin and Doris Ulmann. New York : Robert O. Ballou, 1933, [p. 15].

[Woman holding child on her lap, Old Bight, Cat Island, Bahamas]

[Woman holding child on her lap, Old Bight, Cat Island, Bahamas]

Title devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Photos taken during Lomax-Hurston-Barnicle recording expedition to Georgia, Florida, and the Bahamas. Handwritten on back: "unkno... more

Crystal Pettry and Stacy Edmunds assist in a baby shower game which requires the blindfolded participant to scoop cotton balls from a bowl in her lap onto a plate on her head
Crystal Pettry and Stacy Edmunds assist in a baby shower game which requires the blindfolded participant to scoop cotton balls from a bowl in her lap onto a plate on her head
Crystal Pettry and Stacy Edmunds assist in a baby shower game which requires the blindfolded participant to scoop cotton balls from a bowl in her lap onto a plate on her head
[ Dr. Samuel Fine holds Sylvia Fine (baby) on his lap while sitting in a chair, Bessie Fine stands next to them]

[ Dr. Samuel Fine holds Sylvia Fine (baby) on his lap while sitting in...

From box: DKA_VSBOX_2-E Family/Publicity (General)

[Unidentified man, about 60 years of age, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, hands in lap]

[Unidentified man, about 60 years of age, half-length portrait, three-...

Identification from DAG 431A which was identified from a woodcut engraving from an ambrotype by Brady in Harper's Weekly, June 6, 1857, p. 357. Scratched on face of plate: 64. Scratched on back of plate: 80. Tr... more

Eating crow on a wager: De last lap

Eating crow on a wager: De last lap

Artist: Thomas Worth (signature on image). Caricature issued as part of the "Darktown comics" series. Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 1801

Porto Rico. A native seamstress [with small sewing machine on lap]

Porto Rico. A native seamstress [with small sewing machine on lap]

Stereo published by M.H. Zahner (Griffith & Griffith). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Sewing machines.

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

Title devised. Inscribed lower center: Lincoln. Partial unidentified sketch on verso. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.18) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

Title devised. Inscribed lower center: Lincoln. Partial unidentified sketch on verso. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.18) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

[Lincoln resting in chair, top hat in lap]

Title devised. Inscribed lower center: Lincoln. Partial unidentified sketch on verso. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.18) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[ Young Dena Kaye sitting on Sylvia Fine's lap]

[ Young Dena Kaye sitting on Sylvia Fine's lap]

Box marked: DKA_VSBOX7 Folder marked: SFK Dena (General)

[ Young Dena Kaye sitting on Sylvia Fine's lap]

[ Young Dena Kaye sitting on Sylvia Fine's lap]

Box marked: DKA_VSBOX7 Folder marked: SFK Dena (General)

Take me, mother, in thy lap

Take me, mother, in thy lap

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Take me, mother, in thy lap

Take me, mother, in thy lap

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Take me, mother, in thy lap

Take me, mother, in thy lap

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Take me, mother, in thy lap

Take me, mother, in thy lap

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

[Unidentified soldier in Union first sergeant's uniform with small child on lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Union first sergeant's uniform with small chi...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather geometric. Digital photo with mat removed by Mike O'Donnell. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at ... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union first sergeant's uniform with small child on lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Union first sergeant's uniform with small chi...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather geometric. Digital photo with mat removed by Mike O'Donnell. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at ... more

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform in front of painted backdrop showing view from porch; unidentified woman with small child on her lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform in front of painted backd...

Title devised by Library staff. Uniform may possibly have North Carolina buttons. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform in front of painted backdrop showing view from porch; unidentified woman with small child on her lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform in front of painted backd...

Title devised by Library staff. Uniform may possibly have North Carolina buttons. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, seated in chair, wearing tall hat, folded newspaper in lap, carpet on floor]

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, se...

Photograph shows Horace Greeley, journalist, publisher of the New York Tribune.

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, seated in chair, wearing tall hat, folded newspaper in lap, carpet on floor]

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, se...

Photograph shows Horace Greeley, journalist, publisher of the New York Tribune.

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, seated in chair, wearing tall hat, folded newspaper in lap, carpet on floor]

[Horace Greeley, full-length portrait, three-quarters to the right, se...

Photograph shows Horace Greeley, journalist, publisher of the New York Tribune.

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform holding a young child in his lap]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform holding a young child in his la...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather geometric. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Published in: T... more

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