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[Paddle wheel mechanism of side-wheel steamer]

[Paddle wheel mechanism of side-wheel steamer]

Drawing is third panel on the "Machinery Scroll", depicting Perry's expedition to Japan in 1853. Watercolor drawing by contemporary Japanese artist. Title devised by Library staff.

U.S. Reports: Wing v. Anthony, 106 U.S. 142 (1882)

U.S. Reports: Wing v. Anthony, 106 U.S. 142 (1882)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 106; October Term, 1882; Wing v. Anthony

One of the wonders of the age. The first electric street railway in Massachusetts! Have you seen it? If not take a car of the East Middlesex St. Railway Co. and ride to Revere Beach and there connect with the electric road. a marvel of mechanism

One of the wonders of the age. The first electric street railway in Ma...

Transportayion. 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 77, Folder 14.

A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, working over the landing gear mechanism of a P-51 fighter plane, Inglewood, Calif. The mechanism resembles a small cannon

A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, worki...

12002-38. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... more

A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, working over the landing gear mechanism of a P-51 fighter plane, Inglewood, Calif. The mechanism resembles a small cannon

A young woman employee of North American Aviation, Incorporated, worki...

12002-38. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... more

Antiaircraft gun carriage. The elevating mechanism is assembled on a thirty-seven-millimeter antiaircraft gun carriage nearing completion. Care and precision is the watchword in the assembling of these mechanisms. A 300-mile-per-hour target requires a precision instrument to allow the gunner to stay with it. War program production scene in one of Pennsylvania's heavy industry plants now converted to the production of vitally needed military equipment. AETNA. Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

Antiaircraft gun carriage. The elevating mechanism is assembled on a t...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Victory Corps, tomorrow's defenders of liberty. Knowledge of the mechanism of an airplane engine is important to the flyer or the mechanic. In Los Angeles, California, Polytechnic High School Victory Corps boys who will be the men to "keep'em flyin" in the future are being given technical training

Victory Corps, tomorrow's defenders of liberty. Knowledge of the mecha...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

"Big Tex," a 52-foot-tall, metal-and-fabric talking cowboy who welcomed visitors to the Texas State Fair for 60 years, photographed in 2012, approximately one month before he was destroyed in a fire following an apparent electrical short-circuit in the mechanism that enabled the icon's mouth to move. Dallas, Texas

"Big Tex," a 52-foot-tall, metal-and-fabric talking cowboy who welcome...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Tex's voice was created by a live human, observing from a nearby trailer. Big Tex began as a Santa Claus the world's ... more

"Big Tex," a 52-foot-tall, metal-and-fabric talking cowboy who welcomed visitors to the Texas State Fair for 60 years, photographed in 2012, approximately one month before he was destroyed in a fire following an apparent electrical short-circuit in the mechanism that enabled the icon's mouth to move. Dallas, Texas

"Big Tex," a 52-foot-tall, metal-and-fabric talking cowboy who welcome...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Tex's voice was created by a live human, observing from a nearby trailer. Big Tex began as a Santa Claus the world's ... more

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Vessel sighting mechanism details]

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") fo...

Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New York : Knopf, 1997. Exhibited: Jeff... more

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") for the United States government. Vessel sighting mechanism details]

[Submarine ("Submarine Vessel, Submarine Bombs and Mode of Attack") fo...

Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New York : Knopf, 1997. Exhibited: Jeff... more

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