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[New York Island. Military; unfinished.

[New York Island. Military; unfinished.

Scale ca. 1:9,500. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate befor... more

[Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

[Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

Scale 1:21,120; 1 mile to 3 in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows f... more

Thomas Jefferson to Andre Limozin, September 22, 1787, two same date; Prussian and Russian Military Advances

Thomas Jefferson to Andre Limozin, September 22, 1787, two same date; ...

two same date; Prussian and Russian Military Advances

Military laboratory, at No. 34, Dock street near the Drawbridge, Philadelphia: where owners and commanders of armed vessels may be supplied, for either the use of small arms or cannon, at the shortest notice, with every species of military store

Military laboratory, at No. 34, Dock street near the Drawbridge, Phila...

Not in Evans.; On verso: MC #09-82-038.321 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 147, Folder 9a.

James Madison to John Armstrong, August 15, 1814. Notes, Military Strength.

James Madison to John Armstrong, August 15, 1814. Notes, Military Stre...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

James Madison, August 10, 1814. List, Military Instructions.

James Madison, August 10, 1814. List, Military Instructions.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Major Genl. Brown U.S. Army / J. Wood pinx. ; Gimbrede sc.

Major Genl. Brown U.S. Army / J. Wood pinx. ; Gimbrede sc.

Print shows Jacob Jennings Brown, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Illus. from: Historical sketches of the late war, between the United States and Great Bri... more

[James Duncan, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[James Duncan, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

Colonel, U.S. Army. Photographer unidentified. Identification based on DAG no. 328. Transfer; Manuscript Division; 1993; (DLC/PP-1993:136). Forms part of: Henry Jackson Hunt Papers, 1841-1978 (Library of Congre... more

Military despotism! Arbitrary arrest of a judge [Regarding Andrew Jackson and Dominick A. Hall] During the session of Congress in 842, Senator Linn of Mo. introduced the bill for refunding the money to Jackson, with interest, amounting to {dolla

Military despotism! Arbitrary arrest of a judge [Regarding Andrew Jack...

Jackson, Andrew.; Hall, Dominick A. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portf... more

[John M. Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the left, in military uniform]

[John M. Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to th...

U.S. Army Bvt. Colonel. Scratched on back of plate: 329; Bvt. Col. Jno. M. Washington. 4th arty. lost on Steamer San Francisco. Corners trimmed. Hallmark: Rinhart 9. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920. (DLC/PP-19... more

[Ichabod B. Crane, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly right]

[Ichabod B. Crane, three-quarter length portrait, facing slightly righ...

Colonel, 1st Artillery, U.S. Army. Hallmark: Rinhart 9. Scratched on back of plate: 226; I.B. [Cran]e. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of ... more

[Colonel William Gates, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to the right, in military uniform]

[Colonel William Gates, head-and-shoulders portrait, three-quarters to...

Colonel, U.S. Army; Governor of Tampico, Mexico, 1846-1848. Scratched on back of plate: 327; Col. Gates, USA. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Libr... more

[Hugh Brady, half-length portrait, facing front, in civilian dress]

[Hugh Brady, half-length portrait, facing front, in civilian dress]

U.S. Army General. Scratched on face of plate: 150. Scratched on back of plate: Gen. Brady. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). ... more

[Unidentified U.S. Army officer, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly to the right, in military uniform]

[Unidentified U.S. Army officer, head-and-shoulders portrait, slightly...

Scratched on back of plate: 299. Alternative identification: John Joseph Abercrombie. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produc... more

[Unidentified cadet in Virginia Military Institute uniform]

[Unidentified cadet in Virginia Military Institute uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 138 (reverse image). Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj ... more

Winfield Scott, Major Genl. of the U.S. Army

Winfield Scott, Major Genl. of the U.S. Army

218 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Michelin, F.

[David Emanuel Twiggs, half-length portrait, facing right]

[David Emanuel Twiggs, half-length portrait, facing right]

Print shows General Twiggs, who became a general in the late 1840s during the Mexican-American War, commanded the Department of Texas for the U.S. Army, and accepted a commission in the Confederate Army in 1861... more

[Winfield Scott, head-and-shoulders portrait, head three-quarters to the right, eyes front, in civilian dress]

[Winfield Scott, head-and-shoulders portrait, head three-quarters to t...

General, U.S. Army officer, Commander in Chief. Scratched on face of plate: 146. Scratched on back of plate: 325. Hallmark: Rinhart 9. Possibly a copy of DAG no. 224. Facing the light / H. Pfister. Washington :... more

Indian sugar camp / Capt. S. Eastman, U.S. Army ; John C. McRae.

Indian sugar camp / Capt. S. Eastman, U.S. Army ; John C. McRae.

Native sugar camp and sap collecting from maple trees.

[Military camp]

[Military camp]

View of camp on hillside with conical tents, horses, buildings, and soldiers; church(?) and hills in the distance. Title devised by cataloger. Photo possibly printed from damaged negative; loss to image. "302" ... more

Winfield Scott. Lieut. General, Commanding U.S. Army

Winfield Scott. Lieut. General, Commanding U.S. Army

70 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Huber.

Military on Broadway

Military on Broadway

Photograph shows soldiers resting during a parade; spectators line the street and some men watch from a tree.

Military reconnaissance of Virginia /

Military reconnaissance of Virginia /

Shows Fairfax County and parts of Loudoun and Prince William counties, Virginia. Also shows fortifications in the environs of Washington and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by so... more

[Unidentified Virginia Military Institute cadet in uniform]

[Unidentified Virginia Military Institute cadet in uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-37. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Bi... more

[Military standards of the cavalry during the American Civil War]

[Military standards of the cavalry during the American Civil War]

Fifteen flags identified by brigade and division.

J.C. Frémont major general of U.S. army

J.C. Frémont major general of U.S. army

19 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bufford.

The original four operators of the United States Military Telegraph Corps The figure standing is Samuel M. Brown. Those in the front row, reading from left to right, are David Strouse, David Homer Bates and Richard O'Brien.

The original four operators of the United States Military Telegraph Co...

Title from published copy of photograph found with ambrotype. Case: leather, geometric design. Note inside case: Harrisburg, April 27th, 1861. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library ... more

The Albany contractors who have "influence" at Washington, and their victim

The Albany contractors who have "influence" at Washington, and their v...

Cartoon of corrupt U.S. Army uniform supply contractors, and soldier standing guard in tattered uniform. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1861. Reference copy may be in LOT 4419. This record contains unverified, old... more

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Silsbee, Case & Co. Photograph Artists, 299 1/2 Washington St., Boston.

U.S. Military Academy cadets

U.S. Military Academy cadets

Photograph showing a group portrait of cadets possibly from West Point. Title from item.

U.S. Army Headquarters, Vicksburg, Miss.

U.S. Army Headquarters, Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 8183. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Gen. John N. Winder, C.S.A

Gen. John N. Winder, C.S.A

Photograph shows General John Henry Winder (1800-1865), half-length portrait, facing front, wearing a U.S. Army uniform. Winder was U.S. Army officer, who later served in the Confederate Army during the civil war.

U.S. Military Railroad Bridge, Bull Run, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R.

U.S. Military Railroad Bridge, Bull Run, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R...

No. B1177. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Sergt. John Mills, 1st Regt. Inftry, Tenth U.S. Army, 1808

Sergt. John Mills, 1st Regt. Inftry, Tenth U.S. Army, 1808

Sergeant John Mills, full-length portrait, in uniform, facing left. Title from item. Written on verso: Sergeant John Mills a good faithful old soldier was ordered to General Harrison at the battle of Tippecanoe... more

Military railroad bridge across Chattanooga Creek, L8536

Military railroad bridge across Chattanooga Creek, L8536

Copyright by John C. Taylor. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, II, 314-15".

[Military construction in northern Virginia: men sitting in blanket boats on the Potomac River]

[Military construction in northern Virginia: men sitting in blanket bo...

No. 73 (handwritten) and 2573 (stamped) on mount. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States Mili... more

[Military construction in northern Virginia: men sitting in blanket boats strapped together on the Potomac River]

[Military construction in northern Virginia: men sitting in blanket bo...

No. 74 (handwritten) and 2574 (stamped) on mount. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States Mili... more

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: men using levers for loosening rails]

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: men using levers f...

No. 50 & 51 (handwritten) and 2552 (stamped) on mount. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States... more