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Sketch of the engagement at Trenton, given on the 26th of December 1776 betwixt the American troops under command of General Washington, and three Hessian regiments under command of Colonell Rall, in which the latter a part surrendert themselves prisoner of war.

Sketch of the engagement at Trenton, given on the 26th of December 177...

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1267 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ... more

Slavery and truth. The institution of slavery presents itself to sane minds in these two aspects. Religious and political. The former more particularly concerns the church - the latter the state ... [1861?].

Slavery and truth. The institution of slavery presents itself to sane ...

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 234, Folder 8.

A Latter Day Saint with five wives and his mother [posed on porch]

A Latter Day Saint with five wives and his mother [posed on porch]

Photoprint copyrighted by John P. Soule. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Mormons... Misc. 1885; Shelf.

[Dog, woman, and two children, the latter in a carriage]

[Dog, woman, and two children, the latter in a carriage]

Photograph shows woman on tree lined dirt road with two children (boy and girl) sitting in baby carriage; a dog sits nearby. Title devised by Library staff.

Franklin D. Roosevelt and Governor Cox photographed on the latter's arrival in Washington today

Franklin D. Roosevelt and Governor Cox photographed on the latter's ar...

Standing with small group of other men. National Photo Company Collection.

The man at left is conferring with the woman next to him.  The latter is a spreader, about to begin spreading a narrow, ribbon-like material which I guessed was to be used as trim on a garment.  The rolls of trim material can be seen nearby on the table.

The man at left is conferring with the woman next to him. The latter ...

Forms part of a group of images documenting cutting and spreading operations at Garden State Cutting Company on Gray Street just off 21st Avenue. The pace on the floor is very fast. The photographs provided he... more

It's unclear who erected the "Haunted Hotel" sign outside this long-shuttered old building in downtown Beaumont, Texas. The prankster may also be responsible for hanging the building's original vertical sign sideways. The latter identifies the structure as the "new" Rosemont Hotel, where rooms could be had for $1 and up. It was indeed new in 1893, when Beaumont was booming

It's unclear who erected the "Haunted Hotel" sign outside this long-sh...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The building is more properly known as the Levy Building, named for its original owner. Until the 1950s, the ground floor was home to... more

Course of the river Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

Course of the river Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres; tak...

Scale ca. 1:890,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: New Orleans and Ferro. Shows historic points of interest. Includes descriptive notes and ... more

Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken...

Scale ca. 1:890,000. Relief shown pictorially. Copy 1: "Mississippi 33" on verso. Three copies. Copy 1: colored in yellow and green; copy 2: colored in yellow and brown; copy 3: colored in blue and yellow. Copy... more

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