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A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay.

A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head ...

Scale ca. 1:72,000 and ca. 1:30,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in handwriting of Admiral Lord Howe: By Mr. Hunter, master of the Eagle. Depths shown by soundings. Navigable channels outl... more

Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navigation. Traduit de l'anglais.

Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navigation. T...

Scale ca. 1:28,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Based on A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [1777] From the author's Pilote améri... more

Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in which is mark'd the position of His Majs. ships on the 15th. of November 1777. The obstructions to the navigation of the river, laid down by the rebels, are also mark'd.

Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in wh...

Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1366 Available also through the Library of ... more

Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à ...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1230 Available also through the Library of Congres... more

Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à ...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. "339." Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1229 Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charlestown.

Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charlestown.

Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: C. Taylor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1551 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima... more

Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majesty and the U...S...A...

Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majes...

Illus. in: Treaty of Amity, Commerce, and Navigation, between His Brittanic Majesty and the U...S...A..., t.p, no illus., printed in Phila, Aug. 12, 1795. This record contains unverified, old data from caption ... more

U.S. Reports: Waters v. Collot, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 247 (1796)

U.S. Reports: Waters v. Collot, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 247 (1796)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; September Term, 1796; Waters versus Collot

U.S. Reports: Gamberling v. McCall, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 280 (1797)

U.S. Reports: Gamberling v. McCall, 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 280 (1797)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; December Term, 1797; Camberling versus McCall

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete American railroad and steam navigation guide and route book ... Price 25 cents .... Dinsmore & Co., Publishers. No. 8 Spruce Street, New-York. For sale everywhere.

Travelers! tourists!! railroad men !!! Dinsmore's new and complete Ame...

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 122, Folder 21.

Troy, Lansingburgh, and Waterford navigation lottery ... New York, June 1801.

Troy, Lansingburgh, and Waterford navigation lottery ... New York, Jun...

Imprint 2.; Lotteries. 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 113, Folder 3.

U.S. Reports: Kingston v. Girard, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 274 (1803)

U.S. Reports: Kingston v. Girard, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 274 (1803)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; March Term, 1803; Kingston versus Girard.

... The following resolution passed the House of representatives on Wednesday last, and the senate yesterday. [Regarding the free navigation of the Mississippi River]. Frankfort, November 25, 1803.

... The following resolution passed the House of representatives on We...

Guardian of Freedom extra Frankfort November 25, 1803.; Transportation.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Print... more

U.S. Reports: Symonds v. Union Insurance Company, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 417 (1806)

U.S. Reports: Symonds v. Union Insurance Company, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 417...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; April Term, 1806; Symonds versus The Union Insurance Company

U.S. Reports: Maryland Insurance Company v. Wood, 11 U.S. (7 Cranch) 402 (1813)

U.S. Reports: Maryland Insurance Company v. Wood, 11 U.S. (7 Cranch) 4...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 11; Cranch Volume 7; February Term, 1813; Maryland Insurance Company v. Wood, The

U.S. Reports: Hughes v. Union Ins. Company, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 159 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Hughes v. Union Ins. Company, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 159 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Hughes v. The Union Insurance Company

U.S. Reports: New York, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 59 (1818)

U.S. Reports: New York, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 59 (1818)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; New York--Troup, Claimant, The

U.S. Reports: Swan v. Union Ins. Company, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 168 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Swan v. Union Ins. Company, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 168 (1818...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Swan v. The Union Insurance Company of Maryland

U.S. Reports: Gibbons v. Ogden., 22 U.S. (9 Wheat.) 1 (1824)

U.S. Reports: Gibbons v. Ogden., 22 U.S. (9 Wheat.) 1 (1824)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 22; Wheaton Volume 9; February Term, 1824; Gibbons, Appellant, v. Ogden, Resondent.

Charleston Harbour and the adjacent coast and country, South Carolina : surveyed at intervals in 1823, 1824, and 1825 /

Charleston Harbour and the adjacent coast and country, South Carolina ...

Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Drawn by Hartman Bache, J.D. Graham, C.M. Eakin, W.M. Boyce, S. Wragg." LC copy 1 imperfect: Stained and torn in upper and lower po... more

Map of the territory of Florida, from its northern boundary to lat. 27⁰30ʹN, connected with the delta of the Mississippi : annexed to the report of the Board of Internal Improvement dated Febr. 19th, 1829, relating to the canal contemplated to connect the Atlantic with the Gulf of Mexico and describing the inland navigation parallel to the coast from the Mississippi to the Bay of Espiritu Santo and from St. Mary's Harbour to St. Augustine

Map of the territory of Florida, from its northern boundary to lat. 27...

Covers portions of southern states of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Bibliography. LC Trails 237 Available also through the Library of ... more

U.S. Reports: Willson and others vs. the Black Bird Creek Marsh Company, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 245 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Willson and others vs. the Black Bird Creek Marsh Compan...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; Thompson Willson and others, Plaintiffs in Error vs. the Black Bird Creek Marsh Company, Defendants

Rules and regulations, under which all hands are employed by the Lehigh coal and navigation company. Mauch Chunk. A. Sisty, printer. 2d Month, 13th, 1832.

Rules and regulations, under which all hands are employed by the Lehig...

On verso: Rules for government of MC Hands. 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 153, Folder 16.

U.S. Reports: Binney v. the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, 33 U.S. (8 Pet.) 201 (1834)

U.S. Reports: Binney v. the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, 33 U.S....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 33; Peters Volume 8; January Term, 1834; Amos Binney, Appellant v. the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route...

Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of no... more

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route...

Nautical chart with extensive annotations in col. and lead pencils to show proposed railroad routes connecting central Washington and Alexandria (Va.). Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and sou... more

S.O No. 15. Revision. State of New Jersey. An act to preserve the navigation of the rivers and creeks within the state of New Jersey. [1846?].

S.O No. 15. Revision. State of New Jersey. An act to preserve the navi...

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 100, Folder 2c.

Head of navigation of the Potomac River /

Head of navigation of the Potomac River /

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy originally printed on separate sheets, assembled to 1 s... more

U.S. Reports: Surgett v. Lapice et al., 49 U.S. (8 How.) 48 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Surgett v. Lapice et al., 49 U.S. (8 How.) 48 (1850)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 49; Howard Volume 8; January Term, 1850; Francis Surgett, Appellant, v. Peter M. Lapice and Edward Whittlesey.

Aerial navigation. It is extensively known that the undersigned has by theory and practical experiment so fully proved and demonstrated the practicability of aerial navigation, that all who have examined the subject are convinced ... It appears

Aerial navigation. It is extensively known that the undersigned has by...

Aerial navigation. 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 200, Folder 6.

U.S. Reports: St. John v. Paine et al., 51 U.S. (10 How.) 557 (1851)

U.S. Reports: St. John v. Paine et al., 51 U.S. (10 How.) 557 (1851)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 51; Howard Volume 10; December Term, 1850; Edward B. St. John, Claimant of the Steamboat Neptune, Appellant, v. Zebulon A. Paine, Sarah Norwood, John Bucknan, Andrew Bradford, a... more

U.S. Reports: Pennsylvania v. Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Co. et al., 50 U.S. (9 How.) 647 (1850)

U.S. Reports: Pennsylvania v. Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Co. et al., ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 50; Howard Volume 9; January Term, 1850; The State of Pennsylvania, Complainant, v. The Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Company, William Otterson, and George Croft.

U.S. Reports: Newton v. Stebbins, 51 U.S. (10 How.) 586 (1851)

U.S. Reports: Newton v. Stebbins, 51 U.S. (10 How.) 586 (1851)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 51; Howard Volume 10; December Term, 1850; Isaac Newton, Claimant of Steamboat New Jersey, Appellant, v. John H. Stebbins

U.S. Reports: The Propeller Genesee Chief et al. v. Fitzhugh et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 443 (1852)

U.S. Reports: The Propeller Genesee Chief et al. v. Fitzhugh et al., 5...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 53; Howard Volume 12; December Term, 1851; The Propeller Genesee Chief, her Tackle, Apparel, and Furniture, William L. Pierce, Master, Alexander Kelsey, William H. Cheney, Willi... more

U.S. Reports: Cooley v. Board of Wardens of Port of Philadelphia et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 299 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Cooley v. Board of Wardens of Port of Philadelphia et al...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 53; Howard Volume 12; December Term, 1851; Aaron V. Cooley, Plaintiff in Error, v. The Board of Wardens of the Port of Philadelphia, to the use of the Society for the Relief of ... more

U.S. Reports: Williamson et al. v. Barrett et al., 54 U.S. (13 How.) 101 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Williamson et al. v. Barrett et al., 54 U.S. (13 How.) 1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 54; Howard Volume 13; December Term, 1851; Euclid Williamson, Thomas F. Eckert, and John Williamson, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Alexander B. Barrett, Robert Clark, Nathaniel D. Ter... more

U.S. Reports: State of Pennsylvania v. The Wheeling &c. Bridge Co. et al., 54 U.S. (13 How.) 518 (1852)

U.S. Reports: State of Pennsylvania v. The Wheeling &c. Bridge Co. et ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 54; Howard Volume 13; December Term, 1851; The State of Pennsylvania, Complainant, v. The Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Company, William Otterson and George Croft

U.S. Reports: Rich et al. v. Lambert et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 347 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Rich et al. v. Lambert et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 347 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 53; Howard Volume 12; December Term, 1851; Abraham Rich and James Harris, claimants of the Ship Martha, her tackle, apparel, and furniture, Appellant, v. Charles Lambert and Rob... more

U.S. Reports: Fretz et al. v. Bull et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 466 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Fretz et al. v. Bull et al., 53 U.S. (12 How.) 466 (1852...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 53; Howard Volume 12; December Term, 1851; Ralph S. and John Fretz, Appellants, v. John C. Bull, William J. McClure, and Thomas S. Foreman, Partners, trading under the name and ... 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

U.S. Reports: Veazie et al. v. Moor, 55 U.S. (14 How.) 568 (1853)

U.S. Reports: Veazie et al. v. Moor, 55 U.S. (14 How.) 568 (1853)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 55; Howard Volume 14; December Term, 1852; Samuel Veazie and Levi Young, Plaintiffs in error, v. Wyman B. S. Moor

Navigation aérienne, système de M. Henri Giffard

Navigation aérienne, système de M. Henri Giffard

Broadside announcing Henri Giffard's first steam powered airship design in 1852. Includes a technical drawing of his design. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

Navigation aérienne. Solution dʹun grand problème par lʹemploi des voiles mobiles ... Systéme Augte. Lanteigne, menuisier mʹecen., ... / dessiné par lʹauteur.

Navigation aérienne. Solution dʹun grand problème par lʹemploi des voi...

Scaled design drawings for a patent show Aug. Lanteigne's system of aerial navigation, which used a continuous belt of sails to achieve propulsion. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82.) Title from item. T... more

U.S. Reports: Den v. Jersey Company, 56 U.S. (15 How.) 426 (1854)

U.S. Reports: Den v. Jersey Company, 56 U.S. (15 How.) 426 (1854)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 56; Howard Volume 15; December Term, 1853; John Den, ex dem. Archibald Russell, Plaintiff in Error, v. The Association of the Jersey Company

Interesting facts for the consideration of the citizens of Washington ... It is a fact that Mr. Rufus Porter, of this City, has discovered an apparently feasible plan for aerial navigation, which has been satisfactorily tested, on a small scale

Interesting facts for the consideration of the citizens of Washington ...

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 201, Folder 12.

U.S. Reports: Propeller Monticello v. Mollison, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 152 (1855)

U.S. Reports: Propeller Monticello v. Mollison, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 152 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 58; Howard Volume 17; December Term, 1854; Propeller Monticello, John Wilson, Master and Claimant, Appellant, v. Gilbert Mollison, The

U.S. Reports: City of Boston v. Lecraw, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 426 (1855)

U.S. Reports: City of Boston v. Lecraw, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 426 (1855)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 58; Howard Volume 17; December Term, 1854; City of Boston, Plaintiff in Error, v. David R. Lecraw, The

U.S. Reports: Schooner Catharine et al. v. Dickinson et al., 58 U.S. (17 How.) 170 (1855)

U.S. Reports: Schooner Catharine et al. v. Dickinson et al., 58 U.S. (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 58; Howard Volume 17; December Term, 1854; Schooner Catharine, her Tackle, etc., Starks W. Lewis and others, Owners and Claimants, Appellants, v. Noah Dickinson and others, Libe... more

U.S. Reports: Bogart et al. v. Steamboat John Jay, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 399 (1855)

U.S. Reports: Bogart et al. v. Steamboat John Jay, 58 U.S. (17 How.) 3...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 58; Howard Volume 17; December Term, 1854; Sebra M. Bogart, William J. Wilcox, and Leonard F. Fitch, Libellants and Appellants, v. The Steamboat John Jay, her Tackle, etc. Georg... more

U.S. Reports: Ward v. Peck et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 267 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Ward v. Peck et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 267 (1856)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Samuel Ward, Claimant of the Bark Mopang, Appellant, v. William M. Peck, Jacob Badger, Freeman Kingsley, and Humphrey Devereux, Libellants

U.S. Reports: Masters and Son v. Barreda and Brother, 59 U.S. (18 How.) 489 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Masters and Son v. Barreda and Brother, 59 U.S. (18 How....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Solomon S. Masters and William K. Masters, trading as partners under the Firm and Style of S. S. Masters and Son, Plaintiffs in Error,... more

U.S. Reports: Crockett et al. v. Newton, Claimant, &c., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 581 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Crockett et al. v. Newton, Claimant, &c., 59 U.S. (18 Ho...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Jonathan Crockett, Archibald C. Spalding, John Gregory, Christopher Dyer, and Nathaniel Dyer, Libellants and Appellants, v. The Steamb... more

U.S. Reports: McCready et al. v. Goldsmith et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 89 (1856)

U.S. Reports: McCready et al. v. Goldsmith et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 8...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Robert H. McCready and Others, Claimants of the Steamboat Bay State, her Tackle, Machinery, etc., Appellants, v. Goldsmith, Wells, and Others

U.S. Reports: Augustus Lord, Libellant and Appellant, v. The Steamboat Isaac Newton, her Tackle, & Daniel Drew, Claimant, 59 U.S. (18 How.) 584 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Augustus Lord, Libellant and Appellant, v. The Steamboat...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Augustus Lord, Libellant and Appellant, v. The Steamboat Isaac Newton, her Tackle, & Daniel Drew, Claimant

U.S. Reports: The Steamboat New York, &c. et al. v. Rea, &c., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 223 (1856)

U.S. Reports: The Steamboat New York, &c. et al. v. Rea, &c., 59 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; The Steamboat New York, her Tackle, Apparel, etc., Thomas C. Durant, Charles W. Durant, and Septimus Lathrop, Claimants and Appellants... more

U.S. Reports: Goslee et al. v. Shute's Executor et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 463 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Goslee et al. v. Shute's Executor et al., 59 U.S. (18 Ho...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; James W. Goslee, Duncan B. Frierson, Hannibal S. Blood, and John Goodrich, Owners of the Steamboat Autocrat, Libellants and Appellants... more

U.S. Reports: Culbertson v. Shaw et al. Claimants, &c., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 584 (1855)

U.S. Reports: Culbertson v. Shaw et al. Claimants, &c., 59 U.S. (18 Ho...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; William B. Culbertson, Appellant, v. The Steamer Southern Belle; Henry B. Shaw, William M. Shaw, Elam Bowman, Sidney A. Lacoste, and J... more

U.S. Reports: State of Pennsylvania v. Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Co., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 421 (1856)

U.S. Reports: State of Pennsylvania v. Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Co....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; The State of Pennsylvania v. The Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Company et al.

U.S. Reports: Schooner Freeman, &c. v. Buckingham et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 182 (1856)

U.S. Reports: Schooner Freeman, &c. v. Buckingham et al., 59 U.S. (18 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; Schooner Freeman, her Tackle, etc., Charles Hichox, Claimant and Appellant, v. Alvah Buckingham, Philo Buckingham, Benjamin H. Bucking... more

U.S. Reports: The Steamer Oregon et al. v. Rocca et al., 59 U.S. (18 How.) 570 (1856)

U.S. Reports: The Steamer Oregon et al. v. Rocca et al., 59 U.S. (18 H...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 59; Howard Volume 18; December Term, 1855; The Steamer Oregon, Roger A. Heirn, Master and Part-owner, Appellant, v. Joseph and Francis Rocca; The Steamer Oregon, Roger Heirn, Ma... more

U.S. Reports: New York and Virginia Steamship Company v. Calderwood et al, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 241 (1857)

U.S. Reports: New York and Virginia Steamship Company v. Calderwood et...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 60; Howard Volume 19; December Term, 1856; New York and Virginia Steamship Company, Owners of the Steamer Roanoke, v. Ezra Calderwood, Thomas C. Barlett, Dexter Carleton, Joshua... more

U.S. Reports: Rogers et al v. Steamer St. Charles et al, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 108 (1857)

U.S. Reports: Rogers et al v. Steamer St. Charles et al, 60 U.S. (19 H...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 60; Howard Volume 19; December Term, 1856; E. G. Rogers and L. F. Rogers, Merchants and Copartners, doing business under the name and style of E. G. Rogers and Co., part Owners ... more

U.S. Reports: Ure v. Coffman et al, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 56 (1857)

U.S. Reports: Ure v. Coffman et al, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 56 (1857)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 60; Howard Volume 19; December Term, 1856; James H. Ure, Claimant of the Steamer Gipsey, Appellant, v. James M. Coffman and Cyrus Coffman, Owners of Flat-boat and Cargo

U.S. Reports: Richardson v. The City of Boston, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 263 (1857)

U.S. Reports: Richardson v. The City of Boston, 60 U.S. (19 How.) 263 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 60; Howard Volume 19; December Term, 1856; Thomas Richardson, Plaintiff in Error, v. The City of Boston

Dinsmore's complete map of the railroads & canals in the United States & Canada carefully compiled from authentic sources by Richard S. Fisher, editor of the American Rail Road & Steam Navigation Guide.

Dinsmore's complete map of the railroads & canals in the United States...

Map of the eastern half of the United States and part of Canada showing drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, and proposed, projected, and operating railroads. Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Another edition, ... more

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel /

Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by ord...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also th... more

U.S. Reports: Ward et al. v. Chamberlain et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 572 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Ward et al. v. Chamberlain et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 572...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Eber B. Ward and Stephen Clement, Survivors of Samuel Ward, deceased, Appellants, v. Philo Chamberlain and John H. Crawford, Claimants... more

U.S. Reports: Sturgis v. Clough et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 451 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Sturgis v. Clough et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 451 (1858)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Russell Sturgis, Libellant and Appellant, v. John Clough, Robert L. Mabey, and Henry M. Weed, Claimants of the Steamboat R. L. Mabey, ... more

U.S. Reports: Pearce v. Madison & Indianapolis R.R. Co. and Peru & Indianapolis R.R. Co., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 441 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Pearce v. Madison & Indianapolis R.R. Co. and Peru & Ind...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Samuel Pearce, Plaintiff in Error, v. The Madison and Indianapolis Railroad Company and the Peru and Indianapolis Railroad Company

U.S. Reports: New York and Liverpool U.S. Mail Steamship Co. v. Rumball, 62 U.S. (21 How.) 372 (1858)

U.S. Reports: New York and Liverpool U.S. Mail Steamship Co. v. Rumbal...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; New York and Liverpool United States Mail Steamship Company, Claimants of the Steamship Pacific, her Tackle, etc., Appellants, v. Otis... more

U.S. Reports: Allen et al. v. Newberry, 62 U.S. (21 How.) 244 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Allen et al. v. Newberry, 62 U.S. (21 How.) 244 (1858)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Rufus Allen and others, Libellants and Appellants, v. Henry L. Newberry, Claimant of the Steamboat Fashion, etc.

U.S. Reports: Chamberlain et al. v. Ward et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 548 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Chamberlain et al. v. Ward et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 548...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Philo Chamberlain and John H. Crawford, Claimants of the Propeller Ogdensburgh, Appellants, v. Eber B. Ward and Stephen Clement, survi... more

U.S. Reports: Propeller Niagara v. Cordes et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 7 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Propeller Niagara v. Cordes et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 7 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Propeller Niagara, her Engine, etc., Ansel R. Cobb and others, Claimants and Appellants, v. Joseph H. Cordes - The Propeller Niagara, ... more

U.S. Reports: Owners of the Brig James Gray v. The Owners of the Ship John Fraser et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 184 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Owners of the Brig James Gray v. The Owners of the Ship ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; William Cushing, John N. Cushing, and Caleb Cushing, of Newburyport, Massachusetts, Owners of the Brig James Gray, Libellants and Appe... more

U.S. Reports: McKinlay et al. v. Morrish et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 343 (1858)

U.S. Reports: McKinlay et al. v. Morrish et al., 62 U.S. (21 How.) 343...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Finlay McKinlay and Alexander Garriock, composing the firm of Mckinlay, Garriock, and Co., Appellants, v. Willliam Morrish, master and... more

U.S. Reports: Maguire v. Card, 62 U.S. (21 How.) 248 (1858)

U.S. Reports: Maguire v. Card, 62 U.S. (21 How.) 248 (1858)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 62; Howard Volume 21; December Term, 1858; Thomas Maguire, Claimant of the Steamer Goliah, Appellant, v. Stephen Card, Libellant

Le trans-ether, aéro-moteur de la navigation atmosphérique / F. Ducroz, breveté S.G. du Gt., 25, rue du Buloi ; Harent, lith.

Le trans-ether, aéro-moteur de la navigation atmosphérique / F. Ducroz...

Scaled design drawing for a patent of a steam paddle-wheel driven motor for dirigible navigation, designed by F. Ducroz of Boulogne, 1859. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82).

U.S. Reports: Richardson et al. v. Goddard et al., 64 U.S. (23 How.) 28 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Richardson et al. v. Goddard et al., 64 U.S. (23 How.) 2...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; Charles Richardson and others, Claimants of the Barque Tangier, Appellants, v. David Goddard and others

U.S. Reports: State of Alabama v. State of Georgia, 64 U.S. (23 How.) 505 (1860)

U.S. Reports: State of Alabama v. State of Georgia, 64 U.S. (23 How.) ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; The State of Alabama, Complainant, v. the State of Georgia

[Illustrated cover and back page advertisement from Appleton's railway and steam navigation guide]

[Illustrated cover and back page advertisement from Appleton's railway...

Illustration showing train coming out of mountain tunnel and advertisement for sale of farming and wood lands showing men threshing.

U.S. Reports: Phila, Wil., and Balt. R. Co. v. Phil. And Havre de Grace Steam Towboat Co., 64 U.S. (23 How.) 209 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Phila, Wil., and Balt. R. Co. v. Phil. And Havre de Grac...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; The Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Railroad Company, Appellants, v. the Philadelphia and Havre de Grace Steam Towboat Company

U.S. Reports: Foster et al. v. Davenport et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 244 (1859)

U.S. Reports: Foster et al. v. Davenport et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 244...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; Phineas O. Foster, Roger A. Heirne, and George J. Blakeslee, Owners of the Steamboat Swan, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Gorham Davenport an... more

U.S. Reports: Haney et al. v. Baltimore Steam Packet Company, 64 U.S. (23 How.) 287 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Haney et al. v. Baltimore Steam Packet Company, 64 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; Benjamin Haney, Charles Ogden, and John Trenchard, Libellants and Appellants, v. the Baltimore Steam Packet Company, Owners of the Ste... more

U.S. Reports: Sinnot et al. v. Davenport et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 227 (1859)

U.S. Reports: Sinnot et al. v. Davenport et al., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 227...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; John C. Sinnot, Samuel Wolf, and James Sands, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Gorham Davenport and others, Commissioners of Pilotage of the Ba... more

U.S. Reports: Dubuque and Pacific Railroad Co. v. Litchfield, 64 U.S. (23 How.) 66 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Dubuque and Pacific Railroad Co. v. Litchfield, 64 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; Dubuque and Pacific Railroad Company, Plaintiffs in Error, v. Edwin C. Litchfield

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation aérienne par l'ingénieur Camille Vert, de la Drôme le plus léger que l'air par le poisson volant : le plus lourd que l'air par l'homme ailé ...

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation ...

Broadside announcing a conference on flight designs by Camille Vert. Includes pictures of a lighter-than-air 'flying fish' airship and a heavier-than-air 'winged man' ornithopter. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

U.S. Reports: New York and Balt. Trans. Co. v. Phil. And Savannah Steam Navigation Co., 63 U.S. (22 How.) 461 (1860)

U.S. Reports: New York and Balt. Trans. Co. v. Phil. And Savannah Stea...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 63; Howard Volume 22; December Term, 1859; New York and Baltimore Transportation Company, Appellants, v. the Philadelphia and Savanna Steam Navigation Company, Owners of the Ste... more

U.S. Reports: Union Steamship Co. v. N. Y. and Va. Steamship Co., 65 U.S. (24 How.) 307 (1861)

U.S. Reports: Union Steamship Co. v. N. Y. and Va. Steamship Co., 65 U...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 65; Howard Volume 24; December Term, 1860; Union Steamship Company of Philadelphia, claimants and owners of the steamship Pennsylvania, her tackle, etc., Appellants, v. the New ... more

U.S. Reports: Dutton et al. vs. Strong et al., 66 U.S. (1 Black) 23 (1861)

U.S. Reports: Dutton et al. vs. Strong et al., 66 U.S. (1 Black) 23 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 66; Black Volume 1; December Term, 1861; Dutton et al. vs. Strong et al.

U.S. Reports: Mississippi and Missouri Railroad Company vs. Ward, 67 U.S. (2 Black) 485 (1863)

U.S. Reports: Mississippi and Missouri Railroad Company vs. Ward, 67 U...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 67; Black Volume 2; December Term, 1862; Mississippi and Missouri Railroad Company vs. Ward

U.S. Reports: Resoluth and Northerner, 68 U.S. (1 Wall.) 682 (1863)

U.S. Reports: Resoluth and Northerner, 68 U.S. (1 Wall.) 682 (1863)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 68; Wallace Volume 1; December Term, 1863; Resoluth and Northerner

Difficulties of a working general among the bayous Bayou navigation in Dixie / / from a sketch by Mr. Theodore R. Davis.

Difficulties of a working general among the bayous Bayou navigation in...

Four illustrations: men poling a flatboat; man seated on shore; soldiers along bayou; and a steamboat. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 7, no. 328 (1863 April 11), p. 225. DCRM(G) example 1F1.1 - Material without... more

U.S. Reports: Albany Bridge Case, 69 U.S. (2 Wall.) 403 (1865)

U.S. Reports: Albany Bridge Case, 69 U.S. (2 Wall.) 403 (1865)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 69; Wallace Volume 2; December Term, 1864; Albany Bridge Case

U.S. Reports: Gilman v. Philadelphia, 70 U.S. (3 Wall.) 713 (1866)

U.S. Reports: Gilman v. Philadelphia, 70 U.S. (3 Wall.) 713 (1866)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 70; Wallace Volume 3; December Term, 1865; Gilman v. Philadelphia

U.S. Reports: The Volant, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 179 (1867)

U.S. Reports: The Volant, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 179 (1867)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 72; Wallace Volume 5; December Term, 1866; The Volant

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