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A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and make breaches in the rebel fort on the opposite shore to facilitate a landing of troops on New York Island.

A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batt...

Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: no. 6. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154 Available also throug... More

A hot day in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

A hot day in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows action in a British artillery battery, mortar fire, mortars and cannon being loaded, the removal of wounded, and in the distance, the fortifications of Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The se... More

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Federal Battery No. 4 mounting ten 13 inch mortars

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Federal Battery No. 4 mounting ten 13 inch mort...

No. 4178. Title from item. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, [D.C.]: Philp & Solomons, [1865-66], v. 1, no. 14. Hand written on verso: Miller,... More

Battery, No. 4--near Yorktown, mounting 10 13-inch mortars, each weighing 20,000 pounds. East-South end / Brady's Album Gallery.

Battery, No. 4--near Yorktown, mounting 10 13-inch mortars, each weigh...

Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. No. 375. Printed on verso: from photographic negative from Brady's National Portrait Gallery. In album: Cartes-de-visite portraits of U.S. Army officers, c... More

[The mortars in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The mortars in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 47. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Battery No. 4 near Yorktown mounting ten 13 inch mortars each weighing 20,000 pounds. South end]

[Battery No. 4 near Yorktown mounting ten 13 inch mortars each weighin...

Photograph shows soldiers standing at cannons. Title and date from catalog record for associated negative: LC-B811-375.

French mortars

French mortars

Photograph shows mortars on display at the Allied Bazaar, Grand Central Palace, New York City, June 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Gurkhas train in Malayan jungle The 9th Burkhas have had some extensive training recently in the Malayan jungle .... Photo shows - part of the exercise, where 3" trench mortars were used.

Gurkhas train in Malayan jungle The 9th Burkhas have had some extensiv...

Photograph shows soldiers from a Gurkha regiment of the British Indian Army with rifles and mortar, crouched in grasses. Title from item. British Official photo: BF 237. No. BO 768. Forms part of: FSA/OWI Colle... More

"Pat" (T/Sgt. Patenaude) zeroing in with the 60 mm mortars in front of the 3rd platoon

"Pat" (T/Sgt. Patenaude) zeroing in with the 60 mm mortars in front of...

Sketch showing soldier from behind in France. Title from item. Annotation at page top: German patrol took Hirshberg today. In album: World War II sketchbooks from the Victor A. Lundy Archive, v. 8, [p. 7] Victo... More

Fort Gregg, Morris Island, S.C. This is a mortar battery, and this view shows the detachments at the mortars, ready to "load."

Fort Gregg, Morris Island, S.C. This is a mortar battery, and this vie...

Photograph shows Union soldiers in the Confederate mortar battery Gregg which became Fort Putnam on Morris Island, facing Charleston, South Carolina. Purchase; Robin Stanford; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:022). Title fro... More

Fort Gregg, Morris Island, S.C. This is a mortar battery, and this view shows the detachments at the mortars, ready to "load."

Fort Gregg, Morris Island, S.C. This is a mortar battery, and this vie...

Photograph shows Union soldiers in the Confederate mortar battery Gregg which became Fort Putnam on Morris Island, facing Charleston, South Carolina. Purchase; Robin Stanford; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:022). Title fro... More

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

Fire away galop

Fire away galop

Music associated with the Union side

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

Photographs of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

Photographs of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

[Charleston, S.C. Mortars inside Fort Moultrie]

Photographs of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery No. 4 with officers of 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery]

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery N...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery No. 4 with officers of 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery]

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery N...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

Battery of mortars and light twelves. Lt. Jackson. 1st Connecticut heavy Arty. 18th Corps

Battery of mortars and light twelves. Lt. Jackson. 1st Connecticut hea...

Title inscribed below image. Published in: Harper's Weekly, August 6, 1864, pp. 504-505, as part of: General Grant's Campaign In the trenches before Petersburg. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.170) R... More

Battery of mortars and light twelves. Lt. Jackson. 1st Connecticut heavy Arty. 18th Corps

Battery of mortars and light twelves. Lt. Jackson. 1st Connecticut hea...

Title inscribed below image. Published in: Harper's Weekly, August 6, 1864, pp. 504-505, as part of: General Grant's Campaign In the trenches before Petersburg. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.170) R... More

[Two trench mortars behind sandbagged barricade]

[Two trench mortars behind sandbagged barricade]

Title devised by library staff. Brady/Eaton Coll. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

[Two trench mortars behind sandbagged barricade]

[Two trench mortars behind sandbagged barricade]

Title devised by library staff. Brady/Eaton Coll. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery No. 4, right bank of Wormley's Creek]

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery N...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery No. 4, right bank of Wormley's Creek]

[Yorktown, Va., vicinity. 13-in. seacoast mortars of Federal Battery N...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

Photograph of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

Photograph of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

Photograph of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

[Morris Island, S.C. Federal mortars aimed at Fort Sumter, with crews]

Photograph of the Federal Navy, and seaborne expeditions against the Atlantic Coast of the Confederacy, specifically of Charleston, S.C., 1863-1865.

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Army of the James, June 1864-April 1865.

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Army of the James, June 1864-April 1865.

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

[James River, Va. Work party and mortars at "Butler's Crow's Nest"]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Army of the James, June 1864-April 1865.