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[Cut-away view of water-powered mill showing horizontal wheel with paddles, cog and shafts, and housing]

[Cut-away view of water-powered mill showing horizontal wheel with pad...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Le diverse et artificiose machine del capitano Agostino Ramelli. Parigi : 1588. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leona... more

[Ox-powered machine for grinding or milling grain]

[Ox-powered machine for grinding or milling grain]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: La premiere partie des desseins artificiavlx de tovtes sortes des movlins a vent, .... Impriméz a Francfort svr le Main : Par P. Iacques, 1617. Published in: The tradi... more

Over Muelen

Over Muelen

People walking near mill beside stream with bridge.

The King’s speech to both houses of Parliament, on the 30th of November, 1774. Together with their addresses to his Majesty. [Boston: Printed by Mills & Hicks? 1775].

The King’s speech to both houses of Parliament, on the 30th of Novembe...

Photographic copy.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copie... more

State of Massachusetts-Bay in the House of representatives. August 31, 1777. Whereas it has been represented, that some of the powder manufactured at the several powder mills in this state, has proved defective; and as there is sufficient quanti

State of Massachusetts-Bay in the House of representatives. August 31,...

Ford 091.; Evans 15435.; On verso: Ford 2091. Evans 15435. 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 Eph... more

Mechios River near the mills A sketch of Mechios mills.

Mechios River near the mills A sketch of Mechios mills.

Prints show the Machias River along the coast of Maine and the mills (under construction) on the river. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain... more

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete perspective view of all the machinery of a bleach mill, upon the newest and most approved constructions, consisting of the wash mill, rubbing boards moved by a crank, and beetling engine for glazing the cloth, with a view of the boiling house; is most respectfully inscribed by ... Wm. Hincks / Wm. Hincks, delin. et sculp.

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete p...

Print shows an interior view of a mill where three men and a woman are engaged in washing, rubbing, glazing and boiling fabric. Title from item. Plate IX. Incorporated into the title is a coat-of-arms. First pu... more

To the right hon'ble Lord Visc't. Kilwarlin and Fairford, and knight of the shire for the County of Downe; this perspective view of a bleach green taken in the County of Downe, shewing the methods of wet & dry bleaching, and the outside view of a bleach mill on the most approved construction; is ... dedicated by ... Wm. Hincks Wm. Hincks, delin. et sculp

To the right hon'ble Lord Visc't. Kilwarlin and Fairford, and knight o...

Print shows a pastoral scene with a bleaching mill next to a river, showing the methods of wet and dry linen bleaching; also shows a young couple conversing beneath a tree in the foreground. Title from item. Pl... more

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "Plan of the city of Washington and Territory of Columbia" and a dedication. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ra... more

[Automated mill, designed by Oliver Evans, for processing grain] / James Poupard, scult.

[Automated mill, designed by Oliver Evans, for processing grain] / Jam...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The young mill-wright & miller's guide : in five parts, embellished with twenty five plates ... / by Oliver Evans, of Philadelphia. Philadelphia : Printed for, and sol... more

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Scattered holes and general deterioration. Includes "Plan of the city... more

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town lines, rivers, lakes, ponds, mountains, meetinghouses, mills, public roads &c. /

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Wheat & Brun no. 200. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

U.S. Reports: Beissell v. Sholl, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 211 (1800)

U.S. Reports: Beissell v. Sholl, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 211 (1800)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; March Term, 1800; Beissell versus Sholl/Wagoner versus Same.

Ellerson's Mill. Battle-field of Mechanicsville, Va.

Ellerson's Mill. Battle-field of Mechanicsville, Va.

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 920.

[Cuts] A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel Knights, of Windham, who fell off the bridge at the falls above Horse-Beef Mills, on Presumpscutt River, February 22, 1807. Written by Thomas Shaw, of Standish. Second e

[Cuts] A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nath...

Positive Photostat.; Part of page wanting.; Verse.; Title. 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; P... more

A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel Knights, of Windham, who fell off the bridge at the falls above Horse-Beef Mills on Presumpscutt River, February 22, 1807. Written by Thomas Shaw of Standish. 4th ed.

A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel K...

Imprint 2 me.; Verse. 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 26, Folder 9.

Ipswich. Massachusetts wollen [sic] manufactory & bridge

Ipswich. Massachusetts wollen [sic] manufactory & bridge

Title from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 277. (DLC/PP-1995:140.277). Forms part of: John Rubens Smith Collection (Library of Congress).

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Landscape drawing showing small paper mill beside stream with cliffs in the background, near New Haven, Connecticut. Title inscribed from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 89. (DLC/PP-1995:140.89) Fo... more

Baker's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Baker's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Hudson River at Hudson Hill with a mill at center, on the far bank; also shows a man standing on the rocks at river's edge and trees in the left foreground.

View near Sandy Hill / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

View near Sandy Hill / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Hudson River near Sandy Hill with small buildings, possibly mills, on the far right side, and a dirt road, on which a woman is walking, in the center foreground; also shows a small for... more

Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a little waterfall at Luzerne on the Hudson River, with two buildings on the edge of the river, possibly mills, and a larger building, possibly a house or an inn, on the hillside above the river; al... more

Darlington District, South Carolina : improved for Mills' Atlas, 1820 ; enga by H. S. Tanner & assistants.

Darlington District, South Carolina : improved for Mills' Atlas, 1820 ...

Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S137. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

One of a series of 4 views of Young's Mill Rockland on the Brandywine Creek about 2 miles above Duponts Powder Mills. Title from item. Signed on verso: J.R. Smith. Inscribed lower center : North West view. Phil... more

South Hadley paper mill. One ream superfine vellum post. Lathrop & Willard. Massachusetts O. Pelton & Co

South Hadley paper mill. One ream superfine vellum post. Lathrop & Wil...

Print shows a view of the South Hadley paper mill possibly on the Connecticut River, in an oval set on a pedestal labeled "Massachusetts" and bearing a plate that states "Lathrop & Willard". At top is a domed b... more

John Butler, Hartford L. Fairchild sc. Hartford

John Butler, Hartford L. Fairchild sc. Hartford

Print shows a papermill on the edge of a river in Hartford, Connecticut, with frames in the foreground for making laid paper; the title "John Butler, Hartford" may actually be a watermark set on the larger fram... more

Ageo shuku kamo no yashiro

Ageo shuku kamo no yashiro

Print shows farmers at a mill getting their grain ground on a millstone in front of the miller's establishment; a traveler and a porter pass by, looking back at the operation. Title and other descriptive inform... more

Das Oel

Das Oel

Print shows two men working a screw press for extracting oil and a man with a horse working a stone press in the background. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Sawmill or abandoned mill, side view, with waterwheel

Sawmill or abandoned mill, side view, with waterwheel

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Design of the Wasihngton [i.e. Washington] national monument to be erected in the city of Washington / design by Robt. Mills archt. ; lithd. by Chas. Fenderich, Wash.

Design of the Wasihngton [i.e. Washington] national monument to be ere...

Print showing the Washington Monument as designed by Robert Mills above a bust portrait of George Washington. Includes printed inscription: "Earnestly recommended to the favor of our countrymen" with signatures... more

[Print speciman of vignettes of Wincohocking Mills, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Crane Iron Company, Catasauqua, Pennsylvania; and landscape labeled Broad Top] / Drawn fr. nat. & engd. & printed by A. Kollner's Lithogy., Phila.

[Print speciman of vignettes of Wincohocking Mills, Philadelphia, Penn...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Lithography, engraving and printing establishment of Augs. Kollner : designer, engraver & lithographer, copperplate & lithographic printer, [p. 4]

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kollner, Phila.

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kol...

Print shows two bank checks, one decorated with vignettes of ships, a woman, and a train and the other decorated with a view of R. Garsed & Bro. Wingohocking Mills in Philadelphia. Title devised by Library staf... more

U.S. Reports: Howard et al. v. Ingersoll, 54 U.S. (13 How.) 381 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Howard et al. v. Ingersoll, 54 U.S. (13 How.) 381 (1852)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 54; Howard Volume 13; December Term, 1851; John H. Howard, Plaintiff in error, v. Stephen M. Ingersoll; John H. Howard and Josephus Eckolls, Plaintiffs in error, v. Stephen M. Ingersoll

Notice Mayport steam-saw mills St. John's river, Fla. is offered for sale ... Apply to A. M. Reed. Jacksonville, March 24, 1853. [Jacksonville, 1853].

Notice Mayport steam-saw mills St. John's river, Fla. is offered for s...

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 14, Folder 4.

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Drawing showing fishermen standing in the Delaware River, with the bleaching mills, smokestacks, and church spires of Gloucester along the shore. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Cars... more

Garside's Mill, Wissahickon

Garside's Mill, Wissahickon

Photograph shows stone buildings and two men sitting on a fence or gate. Title from information with photograph. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at... more

Thos. Livezey's mill, Wissahickon

Thos. Livezey's mill, Wissahickon

Photograph shows mill with Livezey house, Glen Fern, alongside Wissahickon Creek in Pennsylvania. Title from item. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection ... more

Secession meeting in front of the Mills House, Meeting Street, Charleston, S.C. [with portraits of Hon. James Chesnut, Jr., seceding Senator from South Carolina; Hon.Robert Toombs, Senator from Georgia; and Hon. Alexander H. Stephens, Ex-Senator of Georgia]

Secession meeting in front of the Mills House, Meeting Street, Charles...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 11, no. 262 (1860 Dec. 1), p. 24. Reference copy may be in LOT 4421-A. Caption card tracings: US ... more

[Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads between Orange Court House, Gordonsville, and Liberty Mills].

[Sketch of a portion of Orange County, Va. showing roads between Orang...

Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly cut and torn piece of brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.)... more

The old mill, Tarrytown, N.Y

The old mill, Tarrytown, N.Y

No. 11. Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Canal view of Beall & Shoemaker's mill

Canal view of Beall & Shoemaker's mill

Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Dow? Mill

Dow? Mill

Title from item.

Falls on the Colville (Mill) River with the H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson's Bay Company's] mill, October 1860

Falls on the Colville (Mill) River with the H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson'...

Photograph shows waterfalls on the Colville River in Washington, with a Hudson's Bay Company mill above the falls in the background; also shows in the foreground, Ponderosa pine and alder trees. Title from item... more

[Statue of George Washington by Clark Mills]

[Statue of George Washington by Clark Mills]

Drawing shows people in a park-like setting, walking and standing near the statue of George Washington by Clark Mills, located in Washington, DC. Congress commissioned a statue of Lt. Gen. George Washington (17... more

The great 10,000 mile wall China

The great 10,000 mile wall China

No. 15348. Title from item.

Union Mills, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R.

Union Mills, Va. Orange and Alexandria R.R.

No. B1319. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldie...

Stereograph showing long wooden spikes, chevaux-de-frise, extending from the fortifications of Fort Sedgwick, Petersburg, Virginia.

Embankment near Union Mills Station, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Embankment near Union Mills Station, Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Photograph showing two men sitting on and close by a fallen tree over Pope's Head Creek in Clifton, Virginia near a destroyed railroad bridge on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. No. 127. Inscribed on item: T... more

Welford's Mill on Hazel Run and the Telegraph Road (from a war time photograph)

Welford's Mill on Hazel Run and the Telegraph Road (from a war time ph...

No. 5045. Title from item. No. "117" etched in negative. Printed caption mounted below photograph. Caption continues: The southern slope of Willis's Hill is seen in the background. Mounted with three other phot... more

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

Johnson's mill, Appomattox River, near Petersburg, Va.

Johnson's mill, Appomattox River, near Petersburg, Va.

Soldiers standing on rocks near river. Civil War Photographs collection.

Roachs Mills. 4 mile run Va.

Roachs Mills. 4 mile run Va.

Title inscribed lower right sheet and lower left of image. Inscribed lower left: opposite Blenkers tent. Formerly Waud no. B-4. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.769) Forms part of: Morgan collection of... more

The Haxall Flour Mills, Richmond, Va.

The Haxall Flour Mills, Richmond, Va.

Photograph shows James River and Kanawha Canal near the Haxall Flour Mills, and ruins of Gallego Mills in the distance. No. B30. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Sketch of a portion of Orange County, north and east of Orange showing the Rapidan River from Rapidan Station to Germanna Mills and the Plank Road to Robertson's Tavern at Trap].

[Sketch of a portion of Orange County, north and east of Orange showin...

Relief shown by hachures. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on an irregularly cut and torn piece of brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.)... more

Plan of Battle of South Mills. Dismal Swamp Canal, N.C.

Plan of Battle of South Mills. Dismal Swamp Canal, N.C.

Shows the area between South Mills, Camden County, N.C., and Joy's Creek to the north and the Pasquotank River to the south where a minor shirmish took place on April 19, 1862.

U.S. Reports: Parker vs. Winnipiseogee Lake Cotton and Woolen Company, 67 U.S. (2 Black) 545 (1863)

U.S. Reports: Parker vs. Winnipiseogee Lake Cotton and Woolen Company,...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 67; Black Volume 2; December Term, 1862; Parker vs. Winnipiseogee Lake Cotton and Woolen Company

[Five sketches on one sheet of areas in Culpeper County, Virginia, in the vicinity of Liberty Mills, Germanna, Ely's Ford, etc.].

[Five sketches on one sheet of areas in Culpeper County, Virginia, in ...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed... more

Old mill near Warrenton, Aug. 2, 1863

Old mill near Warrenton, Aug. 2, 1863

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.107) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Old mill on Mountain Run near Culpepper [sic] Court House, Va. Apr. 21, 1864

Old mill on Mountain Run near Culpepper [sic] Court House, Va. Apr. 21...

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.148) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

President Lincoln and General Grant on peace and war. Interview with the President. Mr. Lincoln's view on democratic strategy. [Signed] J. T. Mills. Letter of General Grant. City Point, Va. Aug. 16, 1864.

President Lincoln and General Grant on peace and war. Interview with t...

Lincoln.; Grant. 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 189, Folder 24.

Jericho Mills, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Jericho Mills, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing a pontoon bridge connecting one side of the North Anna River in Virginia with the Union Army camp after their defeat of the Confederates. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the... more

Jerico Mill, pontoons, etc

Jerico Mill, pontoons, etc

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.229) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Jericho Mills

Jericho Mills

Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-134. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.898) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Lloyd's Topographical map of Georgia from state surveys before the war showing railways, stations, villages, mills, &c. /

Lloyd's Topographical map of Georgia from state surveys before the war...

Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by J. T. Lloyd, in the clerk's office of the Dist. Court of the U.S. for the 8th n Dist. of New York." "Price in sheets colored i... more

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing Quarles Mill on the North Anna River where soldiers in nearby camps caught fish. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solo... more

View of Fort Clifton Rebel from the Mills House looking across the Appomattox

View of Fort Clifton Rebel from the Mills House looking across the App...

Title inscribed above image. Inscribed above image, from left to right: The end as it should be; The Water Battery made two years ago; Rebel signal house; Clifton House; (Sketch 2); A Clifton Battery bearing do... more

Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia / negative by J. Reekie, positive by A. Gardner.

Ruins of Gaines' Mill, Virginia / negative by J. Reekie, positive by A...

Photograph showing the brick superstructure of Gaines' Mill where fire destroyed the rest of the building during a serious battle in 1862. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander G... more

Melochnaia torgovlia. Mel'nitsa dlia prigotovlenia niukhatel'nago tabaku

Melochnaia torgovlia. Mel'nitsa dlia prigotovlenia niukhatel'nago taba...

Photograph shows two men operating a mill to produce snuff. Illus. in: Turkestanskii al'bom, chast' promyslovai︠a︡, 1871-1872, part 3, p. 39. Title from item.

Masloboinoe proizvodstvo. Vyzhimanie masla (dzhuvaz khane)

Masloboinoe proizvodstvo. Vyzhimanie masla (dzhuvaz khane)

Photograph shows a horse-drawn mill for pressing oil.

The Mills House, Meeting St., Charleston, S.C.

The Mills House, Meeting St., Charleston, S.C.

Stereograph showing a man walking by the fire-scarred Mills House; Hibernian Hall at left. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. in 1... more

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