Working drawing showing monument as elevation and detail; sketch. UNIT title devised. Date based on design style and date of last known work. Forms part of Charles Bulfinch Archive (Library of Congress). Perman... more
Title from item. Inscription upper right possibly inscription on monument. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory no. 430. (DLC/PP-1995:140.430) Forms part of: John Rubens Smith collection (Library of Congress).
Drawing shows view of monument beyond First Unitarian Church, originally First Independent Church of Baltimore, designed by Maximilian Godefroy, completed in 1818. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed lowe... more
Print shows "Battle Monument", shaped like a fasces on a tall pedestal and topped with a female figure holding a wreath, on Calvert Street in Baltimore, Maryland. Title from item.
Print shows the Roman column at Igel, Germany. Title from item. At head of title: Continental annual by Prout 1832. Stamped on verso: L.C. Division of Prints. Stamped on verso: 43734. Print has six thread-holes... more
Certificate includes vignettes of the proposed Washington Monument with a pantheon and as an obelisk; medallion portrait of George Washington; and Washington's grave at Mount Vernon. The signatures are for Z. T... more
Print shows "Battle Monument", shaped like a fasces on a tall pedestal and topped with a female figure holding a wreath, on Calvert Street in Baltimore, Maryland. Title from item. Published in: American scenery... more
Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S.... more
Print shows soldiers marching in formation during a military review and training at Camp Wayne on the Battle of Paoli battlefield in Chester County, Pennsylvania; also shows the 1817 monument commemorating the ... more
View near the Pont Neuf, including equestrian statue of Henri IV, Paris, France. Illus. in: Excursions Daguerriennes. Paris: Rittner et Goupil, etc., 1842, plate 20. Print based on daguerreotype by N. P. Lerebours.
Print shows a street level view of Vendôme column at the center of a public square, erected during the reign of Napoleon I as a memorial to victory in the battle of Austerlitz. Title from item. [Plate] 5. Stamp... more
Engraving showing the Washington Monument as designed by Robert Mills. Includes printed inscription: "Earnestly recommended to the favor of our countrymen" with signatures of Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, J... more
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
Photograph shows the Tripoli Naval Monument on the grounds of United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Moved in 1860 to the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
General view of monument excavated into the bedrock showing hewn entrances. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : ... more
Print shows a statue of Henry Clay standing atop a pillar with "H. Clay" on the base forming the "Clay Monument" in Pottsville, Pennsylvania; sightseers approach the monument as others inspect the base. Title f... more
Detail view of pillars and carvings at entrances to a monument excavated into the bedrock. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Te... more
Print shows the incomplete monument in Washington, D.C., with construction underway. Illus. in: Gleason's pictorial drawing room companion (1854 Jan. 7), p. 12. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 4386-33.
Original architectural drawing from Hunt's time in Paris, showing a design for a church or memorial building in the Beaux-Arts style. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / Ame... more
Print shows a street level view of the Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile with horseback riders, pedestrians, and horse-drawn carriages passing on the plaza. Title from item. Stamped on verso: LC Division of Prints. I... more
Engraving showing the Washington Monument as designed by Robert Mills. Engraving by J. C. Armytage after H. Warren. Engraving in LOT 4386K. On verso: In Bartlett & Woodward, History of the United States. Title ... more
Photograph shows men standing near memorial in park with St. John's Church in the background. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, ... more
Print showing a "revised plan of the monument" with specifications and height comparisons to other buildings, as well as the Washington Monument in Baltimore and the Bunker Hill Monument in Boston. Title from i... more
Print showing a drawing of Washington Monument half completed with dotted lines representing the proposed height. Drawing possibly drawn by Fred D. Stuart. Title from item.
Bronze statue of Bavaria in front of Ruhmeshalle, Munich, Germany. In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, opposite p. 164. No. 308.
Statue of three medieval soldiers, one lying as if dead, another clutching broken arrows, the third posed with a weapon. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 31, lower right.
Photograph shows soldiers of the 6th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment sitting and standing around Battle Monument in Battle Monument Park, Baltimore, Maryland. Title from item. Attributed to Baltimore photograph... more
In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 11 (bottom left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room (Filed with Finding Aids).
Drawing shows the Civil War burial grounds and stone-carved memorial for soldiers of the 32nd Indiana Infantry who died at the Battle of Rowlett's Station (or Green Rivier), near Munfordville, Kentucky. Title f... more
Stereograph showing the Washington Monument with an equestrian statue of George Washington in the grounds of Capitol Square, Richmond, Virginia. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Titl... more
Title devised by Library staff. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a preface by Joe Buberger and Matthew Isenberg. New York : Dover Publications, c... more
Photograph shows monument to the Second Battle of Bull Run, Virginia. Probably photographed by William Morris Smith at the same time that he photographed the battle monument to First Bull Run. Title from Civil ... more
Officials standing beside cornerstone, crowd with umbrellas in background. Photographed by Gardner and published by Philp & Solomons, Washington. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1865 July 22, p. 453, bottom.
Print shows an obelisk monument with Niagara Falls in the background. 31729 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil at top left: May 30, 1866. No. 590. Inscribed in pencil at bottom left: No... more
Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Medhurst & Co., North Liberty, Iowa, August 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photogr... more
Photograph shows statue of Christopher Columbus with Indian woman sitting at his feet. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.
Print shows a street level view of Tour Saint-Jacques, Paris, France, with carriages, coaches, and pedestrians in the streets around the square at the base of the tower. Title from item. Printed on lower right ... more
Print shows a street level view of Colonne de Juillet at the Place de la Bastille, with carts, wagons, and coaches and pedestrians in the square. Title from item. Printed on lower right corner: 47. Stamped on v... more
Print shows draped memorial with urn, burning torches, laurel wreath, and religious symbols; portrait of Robert E. Lee attached in center. Title from item. Copyright 1870 by Charles Quartley. Source unknown.
Group of men trying to pull down "The Republican column", a monument dedicated to U.S. Grant, Abraham Lincoln, the Union, and incidents related to the Civil War. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 16, no. 813 (1872... more
C3986 U.S. Copyright Office. 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-... more
Original architectural drawing showing John Quincy Adams Ward's sculpture in a proposed setting in Central Park. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural F... more
Print shows an artist's rendering of the "Monument of Liberty" statue by sculptor William W. Story; the monument was never built. F8886 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Printed at top: The Daily Graphic,... more
Print shows an obelisk with a monumental base on which are statues of Abraham Lincoln and battle scenes related to the Civil War; also shows pedestrians/sightseers on the platform and on the grounds around the ... more