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[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

Print shows a dragon-shaped, mobile fortress equipped cannons and capable of carrying troops, with a ladder device mounted on the front used for scaling walls or as a bridge during siege warfare.

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De re militari / Roberto Valturio. [Verona] : Joannes Nicolai de Verona, 1472. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonar... more

[Portable siege ladder]

[Portable siege ladder]

Print shows a portable ladder with sections that are screwed together, used during siege warfare. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Des durchleichtigen wolgebornen Grauen Flauii Vegecii Renati kurcze R... more

[Telescoping siege machine]

[Telescoping siege machine]

Print shows a telescoping tower raised from beneath by a screw mechanism manipulated by two men, used during siege warfare to gain an advantage of height by those perpetrating the siege. Title devised by Librar... more

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

Print shows two soldiers resting on an air mattress made by sewing together and inflating animal skins. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Fl. Vegetii Renati De re militari libri qvatuor. Lutetiae : Apu... more

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

Print shows a device with a long tube for breathing, worn over the head, to allow a soldier to walk underwater; also shows the device being used in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Fl.... more

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who are shown retreating]

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who a...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De la pirotechnia. [Veneto] : 1540. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of C... more

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadrant to measure its angle of elevation; and surrounding text]

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadra...

Woodcut illus. and text in: La nuoa scientia / Niccolo Tartaglia. [Stampata in Venetia per N. de Bascarini, 1550] Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congres... more

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Print shows two soldiers with a horse-drawn ballista. The device, mounted on a wagon, is manipulated like a crossbow, shooting large arrows at enemy fortifications. The horses are well covered with armor. Title... more

Expositio thoracomachi

Expositio thoracomachi

Print shows a soldier wearing a cuirass, a leather tunic or breastplate, used as protective armor during battle. Also shown are leather helmets, leggings, and footwear. Title from item. Illus. in: Notitia vtraq... more

[Apparatus for shooting large arrows]

[Apparatus for shooting large arrows]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Poliorceticōn, sive De machinis, tormentis, telis, libri qvinqve ... Antverpiæ : Ex officina Plantiniana, apud I. Moretum, 1599. Published in: The tradition of technol... more

[Title page to manual on military discipline for proper conduct during use of artillery]

[Title page to manual on military discipline for proper conduct during...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Military discipline. The compleat souldier, or expert artillery-man: containing the several postures and exercises of the musket & fire-lock; with various beats of the... more

Chandelier, is a wooden frame, whereon are laid fascines or faggots, to cover the workmen while carrying on the approaches

Chandelier, is a wooden frame, whereon are laid fascines or faggots, t...

Print shows a wooden apparatus for protecting men while digging during siege operations. Title from item. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and explanatory dictionary ... / Thomas Simes. Philadelphia : Sol... more

Cheveaux de-frize, large joints or beams, stuck full of wooden pins, armed with iron, to stop breaches, or to secure a passage of a camp against the enemy's cavalry

Cheveaux de-frize, large joints or beams, stuck full of wooden pins, a...

Print shows a wooden barricade for defending against a cavalry charge. Title from item. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and explanatory dictionary ... / Thomas Simes. Philadelphia : Sold by Humphreys, Be... more

Hurdles, or clayes, made of branches or twigs, closely nterwoven, are about five or six feet long, and three, or three and a half broad

Hurdles, or clayes, made of branches or twigs, closely nterwoven, are ...

Print shows the fence-like construction of a hurdle. Title from item. Caption continues: Their use is to cover traverses, lodgements, caponeers, coffers, &c. and are covered over with earth, to secure them from... more

Guerritte, a fort or small tower of stone or wood, on the point of a bastion, or on the angles of the shoulder, to hold a sentry

Guerritte, a fort or small tower of stone or wood, on the point of a b...

Print shows a guérite on the corner of a fort. Title from item. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and explanatory dictionary ... / Thomas Simes. Philadelphia : Sold by Humphreys, Bell, and Aitken, 1776. Pu... more

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iron hook to fix it against a gate or palisades

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iro...

Print shows a bomb-like device used to blow apart doors or gates. Title from item. Caption continues: This pot is filled with powder; which, when fixed, breaks every thing about it; and thereby makes an opening... more

Orgues, thick long pieces of wood, pointed and shod with iron, clear one of another, hanging perpendicularly each by a particular rope or cord, over the gate of a strong place to be dropped in case of emergency

Orgues, thick long pieces of wood, pointed and shod with iron, clear o...

Print shows the entry to a fortress. Title from item. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and explanatory dictionary ... / Thomas Simes. Philadelphia : Sold by Humphreys, Bell, and Aitken, 1776. Published in... more

Gabion, a cylinder basket, open at both ends, about three feet wide, and as much in height

Gabion, a cylinder basket, open at both ends, about three feet wide, a...

Print shows a gabion. Title from item. Caption continues: They serve in sieges to carry on the approaches under cover, when they come pretty near the fortification. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and ex... more

Elevation of a truck-carriage [and] plan of a truck carriage

Elevation of a truck-carriage [and] plan of a truck carriage

Print shows two views of a "Truck carriage." Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, 1779, PL XXIV. Published in: The Ame... more

[Tools necessary to prove and load guns]

[Tools necessary to prove and load guns]

Print shows various tools used in loading and firing cannons, and views of wheels and axels for cannons. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Prin... more

Elevation of a sling cart [and] plan of a sling cart

Elevation of a sling cart [and] plan of a sling cart

Print shows two views of a "sling cart." Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, 1779, PL XXIII. Published in: The Americ... more

Amunition waggon

Amunition waggon

Print shows the elevation and plan of an amunition wagon with view of undercarriage and axels.

Pontoon carriage

Pontoon carriage

Print shows the plan and pontoon of a pontoon carriage, with a view of the axel. Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, ... more

Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapeshot - section of a petard

Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapesh...

Print shows various devices used with artillery and a cross-section of a petard. Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, ... more

[Types of early renaissance cannon]

[Types of early renaissance cannon]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Military antiquities respecting a history of the English army, from the conquest to the present time / Francis Grose. [London] : Stockdale, 1812. Published in: The tra... more

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Battle of New Orleans, Jan. 8th 1814 [i.e., 1815]

Print shows a map of the troop alignments during the battle of New Orleans, 1815. Title from item. Briggs Coll.

The death of locofocoism

The death of locofocoism

In his satire Johnston celebrates the defeat of "Loco Foco," i.e., radical Democratic interests, in the presidential election of 1840. The "Loco Focos" were the largely working-class constituency who supported... more

A political movement

A political movement

The artist forecasts with obvious relish the ouster of Van Buren and his cronies from office by William Henry Harrison. Van Buren is shown leaving Washington in a large cart drawn by supporters (left to right) ... more

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment of Republican bloodhounds

The Secretary of War presenting a stand of colours to the 1st Regiment...

A bitter vilification of the Van Buren administration's use of bloodhounds to hunt fugitive Indians during the Second Seminole War in Florida. The artist condemns the racism and inhumanity of the measure, as w... more

The new era or the effects of a standing army

The new era or the effects of a standing army

A condemnation of a Van Buren administration plan, put forward by Secretary of War Joel Poinsett, to reform the militia system through creation of a reserve force under regular army officers. The idea was attac... more

A bivouack in safety or Florida troops preventing a surprise

A bivouack in safety or Florida troops preventing a surprise

Another parody of Van Buren administration efforts to end the long and costly Second Seminole War in Florida. The War Department was regularly subjected to public and congressional attacks for cruelty, waste, a... more

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any direction]

[Fortresses designed to enable defense against attack from any directi...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Trattato di archittetura civile e militare di Francesco di Giorgio Martini ... / Francesco di Giorgio Martini. Torino : Tip. Chirio e Mina, 1841, Tav. XXIII. Published... more

Hunting Indians in Florida with blood hounds

Hunting Indians in Florida with blood hounds

A tableau dramatizing the brutal tactics employed by Zachary Taylor as commander of U.S. forces against the Seminole Indians during the Second Seminole War (1835-42). Taylor, on horseback at right, presides ov... more

The day after the fair

The day after the fair

A pro-Cass satire, predicting the Democratic nominee's victory over Whig Zachary Taylor and Free Soil candidate Martin Van Buren. After the "fair," or election, Lewis Cass appears at the window of the White Ho... more

Grand Presidential sweep-stakes for 1849

Grand Presidential sweep-stakes for 1849

The Free Soil sympathies of the cartoonist are evident in his portrayal of the 1848 presidential contest as a race between the three major candidates. The contenders are on the course. Whig candidate Zachary T... more

[Typical bow used by a samurai]

[Typical bow used by a samurai]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[Bow, arrows, and quiver, also arrowheads and armband]

[Bow, arrows, and quiver, also arrowheads and armband]

Title devised by Library staff. Accompanying text appears outside image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 19... more

[Pikes or halberds and staffs]

[Pikes or halberds and staffs]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[Hand-held mace?]

[Hand-held mace?]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From a figure in .... From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: Davi... more

[Two images (top): shash and attachments for uniforms; (bottom): batons or ceremonial staffs]

[Two images (top): shash and attachments for uniforms; (bottom): baton...

Title devised by Library staff. Each image accompanied by separate text. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. ... more

[Crossbow with projectile and swords with scabbards]

[Crossbow with projectile and swords with scabbards]

Title devised by Library staff. Accompanying text appears outside of the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sept. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Mu... more

[Swords and scabbards, banners and standards]

[Swords and scabbards, banners and standards]

Title devised by Library staff. Includes Japanese text on the top, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. Dav... more

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an arrow at a target]

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an ...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. Similar to FP 2 - JPD, no. 961, with fewer targets. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Mur... more

[Samurai on horseback, wearing armor and horned helmet, carrying bow and arrows]

[Samurai on horseback, wearing armor and horned helmet, carrying bow a...

Title devised by Library staff. Lacks inscription in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano [month] 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray co... more

[Two hand-held fans, one with circular design]

[Two hand-held fans, one with circular design]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow, arrows, and sword]

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow, arrows, and sword]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. Figure in . From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray ... more

[Samurai, standing, facing left, wearing armor and holding a bow, also has arrows and a sword]

[Samurai, standing, facing left, wearing armor and holding a bow, also...

Title devised by Library staff. Lacks inscription in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano [month] 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray co... more

[Two crossbow designs]

[Two crossbow designs]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sept. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. ... more

[Hand-held folding fan with circular design]

[Hand-held folding fan with circular design]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an arrow, includes several types of targets]

[Warrior, full-length, facing left, with bow drawn, about to shoot an ...

Title devised by Library staff. With accompanying text to the left of the image. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Sep. 1878. From the "Military arts" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray... more

[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci showing giant crossbow]

[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci showing giant...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Il codice atlantico di Leonardo da Vinici nella Biblioteca ambrosiana di Milano. Milano : U. Hoepli, 1894-1904. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks o... more

[Bactrian camels of a military caravan on the Amur River]

[Bactrian camels of a military caravan on the Amur River]

Title from original negative jacket. Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly. Similar to lantern slide (W7-1185) titled: Close-up of bactrian camel caravan on the Amur River. Photographic print made by LC from... more

Close-up of bactrian camel caravan on the Amur River

Close-up of bactrian camel caravan on the Amur River

Similar to photograph (LOT 11948, no. 1185) titled: Bactrian camels of a military caravan on the Amur River. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportati... more

Bactrian camel caravan on the Amur

Bactrian camel caravan on the Amur

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Close-up of bactrian camel on the Amur

Close-up of bactrian camel on the Amur

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Bactrian camels of a military caravan on the Amur River, near view

Bactrian camels of a military caravan on the Amur River, near view

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-USZ62-47624. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library... more

A good beginning / Keppler.

A good beginning / Keppler.

Print shows Justice sitting, blindfolded and holding her scales at her side, with the Eiffel Tower in the background; standing at her feet is Puck holding a list of names that includes "Esterhazy, Paty de Clam,... more

[Smoking monster engine destroying town]

[Smoking monster engine destroying town]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0056). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "What fool will follow us?" by Gen. Erich Ludendorff, Hearst's international,... more

Defense map of United States, the mobilization of our military and economic resources

Defense map of United States, the mobilization of our military and eco...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Landauer, Bella G. Hamm... more

Fort Lowell, Summer Kitchen, Fort Lowell Road Vicinity, Tucson, Pima County, AZ

Fort Lowell, Summer Kitchen, Fort Lowell Road Vicinity, Tucson, Pima C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-8 Survey number: HABS AZ-17-B

British Barracks Complex, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

British Barracks Complex, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Significance: The ruins of the British Barracks Complex are a significant component of the British military fortifications on Hassel Island built during the Napoleonic War era (1793-1815). The barracks were bu... more

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora County, NM

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora Cou...

For field sketches, see field notes for HABS No. NM-164-J. Survey number: HABS NM-164-K Building/structure dates: 1866-1867 Initial Construction

Signal Station, Latrine, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Signal Station, Latrine, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N2030 Survey number: HABS VI-167-B National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76001862

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 24, North side of Mordecai Road, west of Mellon Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 24, North side of Mordecai Road, west ...

Significance: Building 24 is one of many small sheds and storehouses scattered throughout the grounds of Frankford Arsenal, the United States Army's principal manufacturer of small arms ammunition. Survey numb... more

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora County, NM

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora Cou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N864 Survey number: HABS NM-164-J Building/structure dates: 1866-1867 Initial Construction

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 72, West side Walbach Street north of Benet Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 72, West side Walbach Street north of ...

Significance: This peripheral building is associated with the continued use of Frankford Arsenal as a major military research and design facility after World War II. Survey number: HAER PA-74-AP Building/stru... more

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora County, NM

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora Cou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N865 Survey number: HABS NM-164-L Building/structure dates: 1866-1867 Initial Construction

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 117, East side Montgomery Street between Worth & Crozier Roads, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 117, East side Montgomery Street betwe...

Significance: Building 117 is one of many small sheds scattered throughout the grounds of Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of small arms ammunition. Survey number: HAER PA-74-AR Build... more

Wupatki, Citadel Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Citadel Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-C Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 43, Southeast corner of Mordecai Road & Mellon Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 43, Southeast corner of Mordecai Road ...

Significance: Building 43 is associated with the continued use of Frankford Arsenal as an important U.S. Army post during the decades following World War II. Survey number: HAER PA-74-AN Building/structure da... more

British Barracks Complex, Kitchen, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

British Barracks Complex, Kitchen, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N2032 Survey number: HABS VI-168-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76001862

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora County, NM

Fort Union, Company Quarters, State Highway No. 161, Watrous, Mora Cou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N866 Survey number: HABS NM-164-M Building/structure dates: 1866-1867 Initial Construction

Fort Johnson, Southport, Brunswick County, NC
Lee's Ferry, U.S. Route Alternate 89, Page, Coconino County, AZ

Lee's Ferry, U.S. Route Alternate 89, Page, Coconino County, AZ

Significance: The Spanish explorers Domingues and Escalante discovered the Lee's Ferry area in 1776. Jacob Hamblin, Mormon missionary to the Hopis, used the crossing in 1869, on his seventh expedition. During... more

Fort McHenry, Flag Pole Base, East Fort Avenue at Whetstone Point, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Fort McHenry, Flag Pole Base, East Fort Avenue at Whetstone Point, Bal...

Survey number: HABS MD-204 Building/structure dates: ca. 1803

Shipley's Battery, Guardhouse, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Shipley's Battery, Guardhouse, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI

Significance: Shipley's Battery is a rare example of British military defensive architecture from the Napoleonic War era (1793-1815) on U.S. soil. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N... more

Christians Fort, Cruz Bay vicinity, Cruz Bay, St. John, VI

Christians Fort, Cruz Bay vicinity, Cruz Bay, St. John, VI

Survey number: HABS VI-70 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 77001329

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 34, Southwest corner Mordecai Road & Mellon Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 34, Southwest corner Mordecai Road & M...

Significance: Building 34 is associated with the continued use of Frankford Arsenal as an important U.S. Army post during the decades following World War II. Survey number: HAER PA-74-AL Building/structure da... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Warhead Handling Building, Within Exclusion Area, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Warhead Handling Building, Wit...

Significance: The building provided temporary storage for Sprint warhead sections and space for checkout and temporary storage of Spartan warhead sections prior to their installation on the missiles within thei... more

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 59, Southeast corner Mordecai Road & Ripley Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 59, Southeast corner Mordecai Road & R...

Significance: Building 59 is associated with the expansion of Frankford Arsenal during World War II. It is one of many small storage facilities located throughout the arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufac... more

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 20, North side of Mordecai Road, west of Mellon Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 20, North side of Mordecai Road, west ...

Significance: Building 20 is associated with the extensive infrastructure of roads, utilities, and services that supported the principal functions of Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of... more

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station, On Patrol Road at entrance to Missile Field, Nekoma, Cavalier County, ND

Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex, Exclusion Area Sentry Station,...

Significance: The Exclusion Area Sentry Station (EASS) controlled access into the Exclusion Area, where the Missile Launch Area and Warhead Handling Building were located. Survey number: HAER ND-9-D Building/... more

Lart de cheualerie selon Vegece

Lart de cheualerie selon Vegece

A compilation by Christine de Pisan, mainly from the French translation of Vegetius by Jean de Vignai, with additions from the Arbres des batailles of Honoré Bonet. Cf. M.J. Pinet's Christine de Pisan, p. 358 ... more

Town & country making another drive at the great question.--No go!!

Town & country making another drive at the great question.--No go!!

A mild reproof of Zachary Taylor's evasion of the slavery question in the campaign of 1848. Although Taylor's views were widely broadcast in the form of published letters, his stand on the main issue--the Wilmo... more

A treatise on field fortification : containing instructions on the methods of laying out, constructing, defending, and attacking intrenchments, with the general outlines also of the arrangement, the attack and defence of permanent fortifications

A treatise on field fortification : containing instructions on the met...

Plates accomanpnied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress. Also available in digital form.

Tōkyō tsukiji kaigunshō heikikyū shiken narabini ni jū seiyōkan chōbō no zu

Tōkyō tsukiji kaigunshō heikikyū shiken narabini ni jū seiyōkan chōbō ...

Title from item. Date from no. 151 a, b. Signature: Yoshitora ga. Seal date: Hare 6. Triptych in one mat, with 3 separate sections: right (179a), center (179b), left (179c). Annotations, stamps, etc. on verso o... more

Fenn-i ḥarp

Fenn-i ḥarp

Master Microform held by: DLC Inscriptions on front and back covers: [tughra] el-Müstenid bi-tevfikât ir-Rabbâniye, Melik üd-Devlet-il-aliyet-il-Osmaniye, es-Sultan ibn us-Sultan is-Sultan el-Gazi Abdülham... more

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