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Plano del Lago de Sn. Bernardo situado en la costa del N. del Seno Mexicano su entrada en la l. N. de 28⁰24ʹ y en la long. de 278⁰27ʹ segun el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Lago de Sn. Bernardo situado en la costa del N. del Seno Mex...

Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Indexed. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 976 Available also through the Library of Cong... more

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexicano en la latd. de 17 gr. 57 m. N. y en la longd. de 281 g. 11 m. segn. el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexi...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 571 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Queretaro /

Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Q...

Covers northeast provinces of Nuevo Santander, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, and parts of Texas. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Indian settlements and location of missions. Pen-and-ink... more

Plano del desembocadero del Río Misipipi en el seno Mexicano con parte del territorio de la Movila, el qual incluien los Franceses en la provincia que han nombrado, la Luisiana.

Plano del desembocadero del Río Misipipi en el seno Mexicano con parte...

Scale ca. 1:1,550,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Order number annotated in pencil i... more

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España situado en la costa del nortte del Seno Mexicano, los 30 grados 25 mins. de lattd. nortte y los 286 grados y 37 ms. de longd. desde Tenerife 265 leguas inglesas o 227 españolas al nordestte 1/4 al nortte de la Veracruz i 185 leguas inglesas o 162 españolas al nordeste 1/4 al nortte de la Havana.

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España...

Scale ca. 1:165,000. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Manuscript, black and brown inks. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes descriptive text. Printed... more

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendida desde la pta. de Antn. Lizo. hasta la pta. del N. del Ro. de Tampico, con todas las sondas qe. se han echo y reconocido de orden del Exmo. Sor. Virrey de Nueba España, Dn. Anto. Ulloa, Gefe de Esquada. /

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendid...

Shows the coast of most of Veracruz State. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Sheet consists of 4 pieces pasted toget... more

Plano del Lago de San Bernardo en el Seno Mexicano /

Plano del Lago de San Bernardo en el Seno Mexicano /

Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 975 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated ... more

Unknown, December 1, 1788, Mexican Expedition to Explore Russian Settlements along Pacific Ocean; in Spanish

Unknown, December 1, 1788, Mexican Expedition to Explore Russian Settl...

Mexican Expedition to Explore Russian Settlements along Pacific Ocean; in Spanish

Plano del Río Guazaquacos situado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano, Provina. de Guadalapa. /

Plano del Río Guazaquacos situado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 575 Available also through the Libr... more

Plano del Río de Guazacualcos cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano, Probincia de Guadalajara /

Plano del Río de Guazacualcos cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexi...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 572 Available also through the Libr... more

Sketch of Texas with the boundaries of Mexican States as shown on General Austin's map of Texas published by R. S. Tanner, 1839.

Sketch of Texas with the boundaries of Mexican States as shown on Gene...

Manuscript. Red and black ink, watercolor, and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Mexican indemnity. Treasury department. Register's office, ---------- 184 --- Whereas, the Commissioners appointed to carry into effect the Convention between the United States and the Mexican Republic, concluded at Washington on the 11th of Apr

Mexican indemnity. Treasury department. Register's office, ---------- ...

Mexican indemnity. 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 199, Folder 30.

Mexican Girls. Costumes of the Poblanas

Mexican Girls. Costumes of the Poblanas

Print shows two young women standing in doorway, smoking.

Battle of Cerro Gordo. April 18th 1847

Battle of Cerro Gordo. April 18th 1847

Print shows American soldiers advancing on Mexican infantry and cavalry, and artillery during the Battle of Cerro Gordo, in Mexico. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscri... more

[Manuscript map of Mexican War campaign in Mexico]  /

[Manuscript map of Mexican War campaign in Mexico] /

Location indeterminable. Relief shown by shading. Title supplied by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 1008 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

[Illustrations of 2 women on board the brig MARINE, after the sinking of the CENTRAL AMERICA: 1. Mrs. H-t, unintentionally on her part, turned into a pretty Mexican, wearing serape; 2. Mrs. M-n as she appeared when disguised as a boy, that she might help to bail out the ship]

[Illustrations of 2 women on board the brig MARINE, after the sinking ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1857 Oct. 10, p. 297 (bottom). Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - SHIPS DISASTERS 1857 CENTRAL AMERICA. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

The captured Mexican steamer MIRAMON, with the U.S. sloop  PREBLE, lying off Algiers, La.

The captured Mexican steamer MIRAMON, with the U.S. sloop PREBLE, lyi...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1860. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Int. relations Mexico-U.S. 1860; Navy, U.S. 1860; La. Algiers 1860; Ships, US Govt. PREBLE 1... more

Mexican commission in Miramar

Mexican commission in Miramar

Ten men in suits, standing, facing Maximilian on left. Title written above item in album. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 3, lower left.

Mexican commission in Miramar

Mexican commission in Miramar

Ten men, seated and standing, Miramar Castle, Trieste. Title written above item in album. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 3, upper left.

Our Mexican frontier - cotton press at Piedras Negras, on the Rio Grande, the centre of the rebel trade / from a sketch by our special artist, C.E. Bonwill.

Our Mexican frontier - cotton press at Piedras Negras, on the Rio Gran...

Men transporting bales of cotton. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 Sept. 3, p. 372.

Mexican Mine, Virginia City

Mexican Mine, Virginia City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 730. LOT subdivision subject: Mining Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Department of State, Washington, July 8, 1869. The convention lately concluded between the United States and the Republic of Mexico provides that all the claims on the part ... of the United States, upon the government of the Mexican Republic ..

Department of State, Washington, July 8, 1869. The convention lately c...

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 236, Folder 31.

Monument over the remains of 750 U.S. soldiers, who fell in the valley of Mexico during the Mexican War

Monument over the remains of 750 U.S. soldiers, who fell in the valley...

Photograph shows monument in a Mexico City cemetery. No. 1100. Copyright by Kilburn Brothers. Title from item.

On the Rio Grande - Mexican cannon and "doubled" guard threatening the town of Brownsville, Texas, November 20th, 1875

On the Rio Grande - Mexican cannon and "doubled" guard threatening the...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1876 Jan. 1). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

2 illustrations: 1. The United States flotilla steaming up the Rio Grande; 2. United States Cavalry leaving Fort Brown in pursuit of Mexican raiders across the Rio Grande

2 illustrations: 1. The United States flotilla steaming up the Rio Gra...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 41, no. 1057 (1876 Jan. 1), p. 277.

Mapa del ferro carril Mexicano y ramales de Puebla y Jalapa

Mapa del ferro carril Mexicano y ramales de Puebla y Jalapa

Print shows map of a railway line from Mexico City to Vera Cruz, Mexico, with additional lines between Apizaco and Puebla and between Jalapa and Vera Cruz; also includes locations of volcanos. Illus. in: A trip... more

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado cual espina, hoy lo viene a torear la estudiantina

Segunda calavera taurina de la nueva estudiantina. A este toro delgado...

Broadside shows four human skeletons in triangular hats and carrying musical instruments taunting a skeleton bull. The text, in verse, conveys the slaying of the bull and speaks of death in general. México. Imp... more

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchachos, de gatos y garbanceras

Revunvio de calaveras de catrines y borrachos, de viejos y de muchacho...

Broadside shows a calavera instructing people to go into the graveyard. The text conveys how the time will come for everyone to end up there. A second calavera in verse (epitaph) is titled "Calavera widows, cal... more

Map of the Mexican National Railway showing the lines granted by the Mexican government to the Mexican National Construction Company (Palmer-Sullivan concession) /

Map of the Mexican National Railway showing the lines granted by the M...

Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Prepared from a map originally published in 1873 in Paris. Prime meridian: Mexico City. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S188 Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with the Texas Mexican, Texas Mexican Short Line, Mexican National, Texas & St. Louis, and Denver & Rio Grande Narrow Gauge systems and also the International & Great Northern, Mexican Oriental Interoceanic & International, New York, Texas & Mexican and International & Mex. Standard Gauge roads.

Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with t...

Outline map of the U.S. Southwest showing major drainage, cities and towns. Railroad lines are named and narrow gauge lines are in red. The "Cannel Coal Field" is indicated. 8159 U.S. Copyright Office Scale not... more

Mexico. Aztec calendar stone Mexico. Court of the museum.

Mexico. Aztec calendar stone Mexico. Court of the museum.

Photographs show Aztec calendar stone, sacrifice stone, and statue of Coatlicue at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Titles from items. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson travel... more

Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui, side.

Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui Mexico. Aztec idol Teoyaomiqui, side.

Photographs show views of statue of the goddess Coatlicue (incorrectly identified as Teoyaomiqui) and head of the goddess Dentegtly at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Titles from items. Photographed... more

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found near the Pyramid of the Moon ; The Charnay excavations, San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pyramid of the Sun from the Pyramid of the Moon The idol found nea...

Photographs show pyramid, Aztec sculpture, and Mexican men standing at site excavated by Desire Charnay. Titles from items. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson traveled to Mexico on a comm... more

[Archaeological artifacts and Mexican man pulling cart]

[Archaeological artifacts and Mexican man pulling cart]

Top photograph shows display of archaeological artifacts, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Bottom photograph shows a man, possibly a peddler, pulling a cart loaded with jugs on a street.

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

[Ancient pottery and Aztec statue]

Photographs show displays of Aztec sculpture and pottery, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City. Title devised by Library staff. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson travel... more

[Archaeological artifacts and man standing near urns]

[Archaeological artifacts and man standing near urns]

Photographs show displays of Aztec sculplture, probably at the National Museum of Mexico, Mexico City, and a man, probably William Henry Jackson, standing near urns probably at the National Museum of Mexico. Ti... more

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan Teotihuacan.

The Pathway of the Dead and Pyramid of the Moon Pyramids of San Juan T...

Photographs show pyramids and untitled scene of Mexican people working at a river. Titles from items. Photographed in 1883 or 1884 during the time that Jackson traveled to Mexico on a commission from the Mexica... more

The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines between the Missouri River and the Pacific coast to the city of Mexico via the A.T.&S. and Mexican Central R.R.

The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines between th...

Map of the western United States from Kansas City to the Pacific showing relief by shading, drainage, state boundaries, military and Indian reservations, railroads with main lines in heavy black; lists stage co... more

Mandolina; Mexican serenade

Mandolina; Mexican serenade

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)

Mexican silver (5640 lbs. weight, Main Bldg.)

Mexican silver (5640 lbs. weight, Main Bldg.)

(DLC/PP-1933:0205). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The New Orleans Exposition," Century, 30:6 (May 1885).

Juego del circo

Juego del circo

Game has numbered areas showing different circus acts, involving horseback riding, acrobatics, and juggling. The accompanying text describes the rules of the game. Prop. de I T. Orellana. Asegurado conforme a l... more

Mexico - Sonora, Yaqui Indians, enlisted in the Mexican Army, being transported by box cars

Mexico - Sonora, Yaqui Indians, enlisted in the Mexican Army, being tr...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Juego de la oca

Juego de la oca

Gameboard shows 63 numbered spaces, or "casillas," each illustrated with people, birds, animals, and objects, arranged in a spiral toward the center. The four corners, outside the game, show scenes of children ... more

Carta de los ferrocarriles de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, 1890 /

Carta de los ferrocarriles de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, 1890 /

Prime meridian: Mexico City. Includes 1 inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero, viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana, esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande tore...

Broadside shows a skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters ... more

Pain's great war spectacle, Mexican War, Siege of Vera Cruz

Pain's great war spectacle, Mexican War, Siege of Vera Cruz

At head of title: Long Island Railroad. Manhattan Beach. Caption: Gilmore's Band. Music Amphitheatre. Created by "Sackett & Wilhelms Litho. Co., New York; copyright, 1890, H.J. Pain." Forms part of: Theatrical ... more

Historical map of the United States indicating battlefields, names of commanders, number of troops engaged, number of killed and captured during French and Indian and Revolutionary wars, Mexican War, and the late Civil War

Historical map of the United States indicating battlefields, names of ...

Scale ca. 1:4,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 82 Principal map shows location and date of battles fought during the Civil War. The winner of each engagement is given as well as the names of the opposing c... more

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torero. Viene a presidir las fiestas que nos va a dar Cuatro Dedos

La Calavera Sevillana esta hermosa calavera que fue de un grande torer...

Broadside shows skull decorated with the implements and costume of bullfighting. Small skulls and skeletons decorate the borders. The text in calavera verse conveys a listing of the better known bullfighters in... more

Corrido de Reyes Ruiz. Corrido de Martín Herrera

Corrido de Reyes Ruiz. Corrido de Martín Herrera

Broadside shows simple ornamental border dividing the text which, in verse, consists of two ballads. The "Ballad of Reyes Ruiz," by Epigmenio Gonzales, conveys the killing of Ruiz on the eve of a Dieciseis de S... more

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración verificada el Domingo, 20 de Mayo de 1894

Inmemorables recuerdos de la plaza de toros en Mixcoac, inauguración v...

Broadside shows a matador challenging a bull in three vignettes. The text conveys a exciting run of bullfights in which six bulls are brought out onto the plaza and four bullfighters are injured. The second tex... more

[Mexico - Railroad scenes: Mexican Central Railroad Station, San Luis Potosi]

[Mexico - Railroad scenes: Mexican Central Railroad Station, San Luis ...

Photo by W.H. Jackson. 3974A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[La procesión]

[La procesión]

Restrike print shows an image of people in procession carrying candles and a banner entering through an arched doorway. Title from Gamboa. Attributed to Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) as publisher. Posada, print... more

[Mexican picnic, Mexico] / photo by Hugo Brehme, Mexico, D.F.

[Mexican picnic, Mexico] / photo by Hugo Brehme, Mexico, D.F.

Two men with guitars, and woman, seated on ground. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Mexican Bull Ring--Flaunting the scarlet

Bullfight in progress, with fans in background. D3631 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 10813.

[La procesión]

[La procesión]

Restrike print shows people in procession carrying candles and a banner entering through an arched doorway. Title from Gamboa. Attributed to Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) as publisher. Posada, printmaker to the... more

[Altar de la Virgen de Guadalupe]

[Altar de la Virgen de Guadalupe]

Restrike print shows an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe on an altar surrounded by potted plants and candles. Title devised. Attributed to Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) as publisher. Gift; Joyce Bailey; 1979; (DL... more

Villista prisoners in stockade guarded by 24th Infy men

Villista prisoners in stockade guarded by 24th Infy men

Photograph shows African American soldiers guarding prisoners inside stockade of branches and brush. Title from item.

[Gran calavera eléctrica]

[Gran calavera eléctrica]

Print shows large skeleton hypnotizing a group of skulls and a sitting skeleton; an electric street car, with skeletons as passengers, is in the background. This image is identical to the image used in the uppe... more

Calavera Oaxaqueña

Calavera Oaxaqueña

Print shows fierce calavera brandishing knife, crowd of calaveras behind him. Attributed to Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) as publisher. Signed in plate lower right: Posada. In 1910 this fierce calavera appeared... more

President McKinley's first stop on the Mexican border--Del Rio, Texas

President McKinley's first stop on the Mexican border--Del Rio, Texas

President McKinley with others at back of train, and crowd. H5295 U.S. Copyright Office.

Mexican Gulf Hotel, Pass Christian, Miss.

Mexican Gulf Hotel, Pass Christian, Miss.

Copyright 1901 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Mexican Gulf Hotel, Pass Christian. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51395". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More info... more

The most famous bands in France & Mexico, Garde de Republicaine and Merida Artillery Band,  World's Fair, St. Louis, Mo.

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