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[P. J. Espenscheid store, Nevada City, California]

[P. J. Espenscheid store, Nevada City, California]

Daguerreotype shows: P. J. Espenscheid's shoe store with an array of men in jackets with white shirts and ties, probably local merchants, standing in front of the store, a pile of litter beside the store, legib... more

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Ran...

Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad R... more

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 4. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy missing data on left side of map. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad ... more

Map of wagon routes in Utah Territory /

Map of wagon routes in Utah Territory /

Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows routes of Captains Stansbury, Fremont, Gunnison, and Beckwith. In lower right margin: Facsimile reproduction by the Graphic Co., New York. Originally folded in m... more

The Vernal and Nevada Fall, f[rom] Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County, Cal.

The Vernal and Nevada Fall, f[rom] Glacier Point, Yosemite Valley, Mar...

Title from item. No. 1155. On mount: "Watkins' Pacific Coast."

Yowiye, or the Nevada Fall, and Mt. Broderick, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County, Cal.

Yowiye, or the Nevada Fall, and Mt. Broderick, Yosemite Valley, Maripo...

Title from item. No. 1084. On mount: "Watkins' Pacific Coast."

Railroad map of the central part of California, and part of Nevada. 1865.

Railroad map of the central part of California, and part of Nevada. 18...

Outline map of the U.S. West, from vicinity of Lake Tahoe to the Pacific Ocean. Scale 1:253,440. Copied June 12th 1866. LC Railroad maps, 187 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also thro... more

Spearing trout by torchlight, Donner Lake, Nevada County
View on Donner Lake, Nev. Co.

View on Donner Lake, Nev. Co.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 847. LOT subdivision subject: . This record contains unverified old data from caption card. Check:... more

Lake Angela and Summit, near Donner Peak, Nevada County

Lake Angela and Summit, near Donner Peak, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 782. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Lakes. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

North American Hotel, on the summit of Sierra Nevada

North American Hotel, on the summit of Sierra Nevada

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 636. LOT subdivision subject: Placerville Tahoe Route. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Rattlesnake Mountain, Yuba River, Nevada County

Rattlesnake Mountain, Yuba River, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 770. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

"Going Home" - Kennebec claim, near Birchville, Nev. County

"Going Home" - Kennebec claim, near Birchville, Nev. County

Men hiking. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1143. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old d... more

The Cap of Liberty, 4,000 feet Above Yo-Semite Valley, and Nevada Fall, 700 feet high, Mariposa County

The Cap of Liberty, 4,000 feet Above Yo-Semite Valley, and Nevada Fall...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1120. LOT subdivision subject: Yosemite Valley. This record contains unverified old data from capt... more

Spearing trout on Donner Lake, Nevada County

Spearing trout on Donner Lake, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 858. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Carson City, Nevada from King's Cañon, road to Wahoe

Carson City, Nevada from King's Cañon, road to Wahoe

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 696. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Hydraulic Mining Camp - General view of French Corral, Nevada County

Hydraulic Mining Camp - General view of French Corral, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1407. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada County. This record contains unverified data from old captio... more

Grass Valley, Nevada County--Main Street

Grass Valley, Nevada County--Main Street

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 812. LOT subdivision subject: Grass Valley. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Main St., North San Juan, Nev. County

Main St., North San Juan, Nev. County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1141. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Grass Valley, Nevada County, from the West

Grass Valley, Nevada County, from the West

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 810. LOT subdivision subject: Grass Valley. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Swift's Station, Carson and Lake Bigler Road - eastern summit of Sierra Nevada Mountains

Swift's Station, Carson and Lake Bigler Road - eastern summit of Sierr...

Title from item. Gems of California Scenery, no. 690. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view.

Scene on the summit of the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Scene on the summit of the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Three men on horseback The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 640. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unver... more

Hydraulic Mining - The Tail Race in the Creek - French Corral, Nevada County

Hydraulic Mining - The Tail Race in the Creek - French Corral, Nevada ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1170. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Pollard's Station, Donner Lake, Nevada County

Pollard's Station, Donner Lake, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 846. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Main Street, Grass Valley, from the Wisconsin Hotel, Nevada County

Main Street, Grass Valley, from the Wisconsin Hotel, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 814. (Number on original: 813a). LOT subdivision subject: Grass Valley. This record contains unver... more

Map of the State of Nevada /

Map of the State of Nevada /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows parts of neighbouring states, capitals, county seats, towns, ranches, trails, and other geographical features. Hand color to show county boundaries and county area tints. Include... more

Bear River, between Colfax and Grass Valley, Nevada County

Bear River, between Colfax and Grass Valley, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1081. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

View from foot of Donner Lake, Nevada County

View from foot of Donner Lake, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 857. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The Nevada Fall, 700 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County

The Nevada Fall, 700 feet high, Yosemite Valley, Mariposa County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1121. LOT subdivision subject: Yosemite Valley. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Teams passing through the snow, on the road leading down into Lake Valley from the summit of the Sierra Nevada

Teams passing through the snow, on the road leading down into Lake Val...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 637. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified data... more

Nevada City, Nevada County from the east

Nevada City, Nevada County from the east

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1083. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada City. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Map of the State of Nevada : to accompany the Annual report of the Commr. Genl. Land Office /

Map of the State of Nevada : to accompany the Annual report of the Com...

"October 2d, 1866." Relief shown by hachures. Shows public lands, silver, gold, and copper mines. Includes descriptive notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking north

Silver City, Nevada, from the Devil's Gate, looking north

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 749. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Hydraulic mining - behind the pipes in the Kennebec Claim, Birchville, Nevada County

Hydraulic mining - behind the pipes in the Kennebec Claim, Birchville,...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1403. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Donner Peak--from Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, Western Summit Sierra Nevada

Donner Peak--from Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, Western Summi...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 842. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

View on the first Summit of Sierra Nevada Mts., June 15

View on the first Summit of Sierra Nevada Mts., June 15

Man, woman, and child in wagon in foreground. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 635. LOT subdivision subject: Placerville-Tahoe Rte.... more

Deer Creek and Suspension Bridge, Nevada City, Nevada County

Deer Creek and Suspension Bridge, Nevada City, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1138. LOT subdivision subject: Bridges in Northern California. This record contains unverified old... more

Hydraulic Mining - Eureka Claim, at North San Juan, Nevada County

Hydraulic Mining - Eureka Claim, at North San Juan, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1405. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

U.S. Reports: Sparrow v. Strong, 71 U.S. (4 Wall.) 584 (1867)

U.S. Reports: Sparrow v. Strong, 71 U.S. (4 Wall.) 584 (1867)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 71; Wallace Volume 4; December Term, 1866; Sparrow v. Strong

Eastern slope of Sierra Nevada Mountains - From Washoe City

Eastern slope of Sierra Nevada Mountains - From Washoe City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 751. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Grass Valley, Nevada County, from Cemetery Hill

Grass Valley, Nevada County, from Cemetery Hill

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 811. LOT subdivision subject: Grass Valley. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

An Indian Rancheria in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

An Indian Rancheria in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 601. LOT subdivision subject: Indians. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The court house & street scene, Nevada City, Nevada

The court house & street scene, Nevada City, Nevada

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1084. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada City. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Cave Rock, Lake Tahoe, Nevada (view from the road)

Cave Rock, Lake Tahoe, Nevada (view from the road)

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 676. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified old ... more

Hydraulic Mining - the Kennebec Claim, Birchville, Nevada County

Hydraulic Mining - the Kennebec Claim, Birchville, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1402. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

French Lake, Nevada County, near Old Man Mountain, Central Pacific Railroad

French Lake, Nevada County, near Old Man Mountain, Central Pacific Rai...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1278. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Lakes. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Lake Tahoe and Valley, from the Western Summit - Calif.--Nev.

Lake Tahoe and Valley, from the Western Summit - Calif.--Nev.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 639. LOT subdivision subject: Lake Tahoe. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Grass Valley, from Cemetery Hill, Nevada Co.

Grass Valley, from Cemetery Hill, Nevada Co.

The town. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 816. LOT subdivision subject: Grass Valley. This record contains unverified data from ol... more

Bullion mine, Gold Hill, Nevada

Bullion mine, Gold Hill, Nevada

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 735. LOT subdivision subject: Mining Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Ione Quartz Mill, two miles from Grass Valley, Nevada County

Ione Quartz Mill, two miles from Grass Valley, Nevada County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1134. LOT subdivision subject: Quartz Mill. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

French Lake, Nevada County, near Meadow Lake - Central Pacific Railroad

French Lake, Nevada County, near Meadow Lake - Central Pacific Railroa...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1277. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Lakes. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Trias Limestone W. Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Trias Limestone W. Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing rock formations. Title from item. Plate 81 from: Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel / United States Army Corps of Engineers; Clarence King, geologist in charge. [Washington, D.C.; 187-?].

[Truckee River, below Big Bend, Nevada]

[Truckee River, below Big Bend, Nevada]

Stereograph showing canyon.

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man shooting gambler on Miss. steam boat]; 2. Sleeping accommodations in a praire home; 3.Catching an alligator [alligator hanging from pole, Louisiana]; 4. A faithful dog [dog alongside murdered man, Nevada]; 5. A Sunday picnic [horses and wagon tumbling over cliff, Illinois]

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 24, no. 624 (1867 Sept. 14), p. 413. Reference copy may be in LOT 4392-R. Caption card tracings: ... more

Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing rocks on the slope of a mountain. Title from item. Date from curatorial research in 2009. Plate 132 from: Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel / United States Army Corps of Enginee... more

Lake Marian, Humboldt Mts., Nev / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Lake Marian, Humboldt Mts., Nev / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing lake surrounded by mountains.

Summit Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Summit Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing rugged mountains.

In the Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

In the Humboldt Mts., Nevada / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing some rocks on the mountains. Title from item. Date from curatorial research in 2009. Plate 131 from: Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel / United States Army Corps of Engineers; C... more

Summit of Humboldt Cañon, H[umboldt] Mts., Nev. / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Summit of Humboldt Cañon, H[umboldt] Mts., Nev. / T. H. O'Sullivan, ph...

Title from item. Plate 116 from: Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel / United States Army Corps of Engineers; Clarence King, geologist in charge. [Washington, D.C.; 187-?]. Published in: Framing the... more