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[Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre-1790 landholdings].

[Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre...

Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also th... more

[Library of Congress Catalog, no. 5; invoice of 1800]

[Library of Congress Catalog, no. 5; invoice of 1800]

Shows pages 2 and 3 with lists of books and prices. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

In Senate of the United States. November 28, 1814. A bill to authorize the purchase of the library of Thomas Jefferson, late president of the United States. [Washington, 1814].

In Senate of the United States. November 28, 1814. A bill to authorize...

Imprint 2.; Jefferson, Thomas. Purchase of library. 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; Portfoli... more

[Title page for the Catalogue of the Library of the United States to which is annexed a copious index ... Printed by Jonathan Elliot, 1815]

[Title page for the Catalogue of the Library of the United States to w...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Catalog no. 15, Rare Bk Div.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Library of Congress - variant scheme B]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Library of Congress - variant...

Inscription on verso: Capitol Library. Date 1818-1820, per William Allen.

Humming birds / from life & on stone by M.E.D. Brown ; his lith. No. 5 Library St. Phila.

Humming birds / from life & on stone by M.E.D. Brown ; his lith. No. 5...

Print shows two hummingbirds on a flower. Title from item. Printed at bottom center: Pl. 10 Vo. 2. (DLC/PP-2001:068) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Apprentices' library / A. Anderson sc.

Apprentices' library / A. Anderson sc.

Print shows an elderly man, holding a walking stick, directing two young boys to a library that glows on the top of a hill in the distance. Possibly a membership card or bookplate for Colonel James Anderson's M... more

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Roof details]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Roof detail...

Iron roof trusses; details of joints. Inscription: "Details of roof of Congressional Library."

Lyceum lecture. The introductory lecture before the West Medford Library and Lyceum association will be given on Tuesday evening next, January 20th to commence at 7 o'clock, in the second story of the new school house by Rev. Charles Brooks, of

Lyceum lecture. The introductory lecture before the West Medford Libra...

Lyceum. 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 61, Folder 1.

[The Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol Building]

[The Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol Building]

Photograph of an engraving. Title and date from Ten First Street, Southeast: Congress Builds a Library, 1886-1897 / Helen-Anne Hilker. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1980, p. 60, no. 8.

Messrs Henry Staples & co. will sell at auction, at the Law Library Rooms, College street in this city on Thursday, July 14th, at 12 o'clock M. the law library formerly belonging to the Hon. Dutee J. Pearce, of Newport ... Providence, July 9th,

Messrs Henry Staples & co. will sell at auction, at the Law Library Ro...

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 170, Folder 31.

Pres't Madison's Library at auction. at Orange Court House, Virginia on Tuesday the 27th day of June, prox., being the day after the County Court of Orange in that month, I shall sell at public auction, to the highest bidder that part of the lib

Pres't Madison's Library at auction. at Orange Court House, Virginia o...

Auction. 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 186, Folder 42.

[Interior view of the main floor of the Boston Public Library] / John Andrew.

[Interior view of the main floor of the Boston Public Library] / John ...

Illus. in: Proceedings at the dedication of the building for the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston : prepared and printed by authority of the city council, 1858, frontispiece. Title devised by Library staff.

[Exterior view of the Boston Public Library] / John Andrew.

[Exterior view of the Boston Public Library] / John Andrew.

Illus. in: Proceedings at the dedication of the building for the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston : prepared and printed by authority of the city council, 1858, opposite p. 163. Title devised by Lib... more

New library of St. Geneviève / Thomas.

New library of St. Geneviève / Thomas.

Illus. in: Memoirs of libraries: including a handbook of library economy / By Edward Edwards. London : Trübner & Co.,1859, p. 674. Title from item.

City of Boston. Public library. The subscriber hereby gives notice that, in compliance, with the requirement of the fourteenth article of the second chapter of the rules and regulations of the Public Library, all books must be returned on or bef

City of Boston. Public library. The subscriber hereby gives notice tha...

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 67, Folder 30.

The eighteenth annual course of lectures before the Mercantile library association will be delivered in the Boston Music Hall on successive Wednesday evenings, commencing Wednesday Evening, January 9, 1861 ... [Boston, 1861].

The eighteenth annual course of lectures before the Mercantile library...

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 67, Folder 1.

Architectural drawing for doors ("library door and gallery door") for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Architectural drawing for doors ("library door and gallery door") for ...

Working drawing showing iron doors as plan, elevation, section, and detail. UNIT title devised. Deposit; Cornell University; 1937. Finding aid (unpublished): Filed by UNIT number, available in Prints and Photog... more

War Department Library Photographs, Vol. 32, Quarter Master General Construction and Transportation

War Department Library Photographs, Vol. 32, Quarter Master General Co...

Hand-written bindery instructions for a collection of photographs showing layout of the album title on the spine. Bindery instructions: Half Turkey Green/ Do not cut edges. Title from item.

The Mercantile Library Association of Philadelphia, Pa. [interior and exterior views]

The Mercantile Library Association of Philadelphia, Pa. [interior and ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engravings after photographs by Wentworth, Taylor & Brown. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 29, no. 738 (1869 Nov. 13), p. 14... more

[Library at Sagamore Hill]

[Library at Sagamore Hill]

Image in vol. 3, p. 50, top. Forms part of: Scrapbooks documenting the families of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt.

[Brookline Public Library, Brookline, Massachusetts]
[Lenox Library, New York City. Perspective rendering]

[Lenox Library, New York City. Perspective rendering]

Original architectural drawing, a presentation rendering, showing the Lenox Library on Fifth Avenue in perspective from northwest.

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Second story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. First story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Floor plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Side elevation]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. First story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Second story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Side elevation]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Second story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. First story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Plan of top story]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Front elevation]
Architectural drawing for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Floor plan

Architectural drawing for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Fl...

Competition drawing showing library as plan. UNIT title devised. Library of Congress design competition proposal no. 11 (from Library of Congress Archives, Records of the Library of Congress, Buildings and Grou... more

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Perspective]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Entrance story]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Front elevation]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Section]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Second story plan]
[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. First story plan]
[Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building. Second story showing third tier of alcoves]

[Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building. Second story showing ...

Competition drawing showing second story alcoves, clerks offices, and chart rooms as plan. Inscription: "Plan of second story showing third tier of alcoves" ; "Scale 1/16 in. = one foot" ; "Samuel Sloan, archit... more

Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, February 22, 1874. To the Honorable Chairman of the Library Committee of Congress: Sir: Learning that the noted and unique collections of the late George Catlin ... are offered for sale, ... to urge the importa

Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, February 22, 1874. To the Honorable...

Catlin's Indian gallery. 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 198, Folder 10b.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. W.C. Richardson and Mr. H.G. King.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. W.C. Richardson and Mr. H.G. King...

Illustration shows a rendering for a library. Illus. in: The Architectural sketch-book, vol. 2, no. 9. Boston : J.R. Osgood & Co., May,1875, plate 1, top image. Title devised by Library staff.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. R.S. Atkinson and Mr. F.W. Stickney.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. R.S. Atkinson and Mr. F.W. Stickn...

Illustration shows a renderings and floor plan for a library. Illus. in: The Architectural sketch-book, vol. 2, no. 9. Boston : J.R. Osgood & Co., May,1875, plate 2, top image. Title devised by Library staff.

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