Print shows birdseye view of many sailing ships coming into the harbor near the island of Vulpen and map of the area around Biervliet, Vlissingen and Sluis in the Netherlands. Includes plan of the forts and loc... more
Engraved print shows birds-eye view map of the area between Antwerp, Bergen op Zoom, Hoogstraten and Willemstad in Belgium and the Netherlands during the 1631 Battle of the Slaak in the Netherlands. Also shown ... more
Engraved map of the area around Breda in the Netherlands at the time of the siege and recapture of the city by forces under command by Frederick Henry of Nassau in July 1637. Print shows the walled city of Bred... more
Birds-eye view engraving shows map of the area around Sas van Gent in the Netherlands during the siege of 1644. Includes views of the fortress of Ravenburgh at Sas van Gent and surrounding smaller fortification... more
Birds-eye view engraving shows map of the area around Hulst (Zeeland) in the Netherlands during the siege of 1645 under Prince Frederick Hendrick of Nassau, Prince of Orange. Includes plan from above of the sta... more
Print of map showing surprise attack of the March across the Belts when Swedish troops were able to cross the frozen water between the islands in Denmark. The winter of 1658 was one of the coldest winters on re... more
Birds-eye view engraving shows galleon war ships engaged in battle on the sea. Smoke and fire are depicted as well as sinking ships and sailors in open boats on the water. Includes medallion portraits of the En... more
Birds-eye view print shows crowds of people, wagons and onlookers walking or riding horses down the street. In the procession are town leaders, merchants, clergy, military personnel and lackeys. In the backgrou... more
Birds-eye view engraving shows three views on one sheet. The top and largest picture shows galleon ships involved in battle on the sea. The picture on the lower left shows a plan of the star fortress of "Langac... more
Birds-eye view engraving shows the star fortress of Grave on the Maas River in the Netherlands under siege in 1674. Includes locations of troops, depictions of cannon-fire into the city. Includes 2 medallion po... more
Illus. and text in: Ontledingen en ontdekkingen / Anthony van Leeuwenhoek. Leiden : C. Boutestein, 1696-1718, p. 56. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Cong... more
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Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Index in Dutch. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes index to points of interest, index of ramparts, inset panoramic "Prospect der vortresslichen ... more
Illus. in: Bybel der nature : Jan Swammerdam. Leyden : I. Severinus, 1737-1738, plate 32. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 88.
Regional map of the central Netherlands (including Gelderland Province, Zutphen County, and Utrecht Province). Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored to emphasize administrative boundaries. Prime meridian: Ferr... more
Print shows an interior view of a theater with flames emerging on the left, as the frightened audience rushes to escape, in Amsterdam, May 11, 1772. Title from item.
Print shows a distant view of Oranjestad on Saint Eustatius in the Netherlands Antilles, with many ships in the foreground. Title from item. Illus. in: Atlante dell' America, contenente le migliori carte geogra... more
Print shows cartouche and ornament on map of the eastern seaboard of America; a procession of suppliants bearing gifts to present to a seated figure, possibly George III, also shows a bird's-eye view of New Yor... more
Print shows a man representing Great Britain, half-asleep, holding a staff topped with a liberty cap which a Native, representing America, is attempting to remove; a Dutchman on his knees before Great Britain i... more
Print shows a surprise attack by the French, under the command of the Marquis de Bouillé, against the British on Sint Eustatius; includes description. Title from item. Illus. in: Recueil d'estampes representant... more
Print shows ten battle scenes from the American revolutionary war, from the battle of Trenton in December 1776 to the victory of Comte de Grimouard, commander of the Scipion, in the West Indies in November 1782... more
General-content map of the Netherlands showing the seven constituent provinces. Hand colored to distinguish the areas and boundaries of the provinces. Prime meridian: Ferro. When affixed to the cloth backing th... more
Print is a restrike of Rembrandt's 1635 engraving. Illus. in: Dictionnaire des graveurs anciens et modernes, depuis l'origine de la gravure / par F. Basan. Paris : L'auteur [etc.], 1789, oppposite p. 122. No. 122.
Political map only, does not show troop emplacements, battles or other military information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned into 18 and mounted on c... more
Dutch political cartoon about the partitioning of the Netherlands shows the shorning and dismembering of the "Nederlandsche" cow. The "Neêrlands" lion, an enraged Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland (with sword dr... more
Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; December Term, 1806; Morgan et al. versus The Insurance Company of North America
Description: U.S. Reports Volume 31; Peters Volume 6; January Term, 1832; Gebret Schimmelpennick and Adrian Toe Laer, Trading under the Firm of R. and J.R. Van Staphorst v. Josiah and Philip Turner
General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries. "Entered according to act of Congress in the ... more
Broadside view steam frigate. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.594) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.
Print shows John Lothrop Motley, half-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. Caption continues: for the Eclectic. Illus. from: The eclectic magazine of foreign literature, science, and art. New York : L... more
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6869". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "6137". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ... more
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "17475". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at... more
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "17457". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at... more