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Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, November 16, 1775, Skirmishes with the British at Hampton, Norfolk, and Jamestown, Virginia

Edmund Pendleton to Thomas Jefferson, November 16, 1775, Skirmishes wi...

Skirmishes with the British at Hampton, Norfolk, and Jamestown, Virginia

By his Execellency the Right Honourable John Earl of Dunmore, his Majesty's Lieutenant and Governour-General of the Colony and Dominion of Virginia, and Vice-admiral of the same. A proclamation [Declaring martial law and to cause the same to be

By his Execellency the Right Honourable John Earl of Dunmore, his Maje...

Evans 14592.; Another edition of this on a smaller page was printed at Williamsburg by Alexander Purdie, 1775].; On verso: ViU copy ( two others known: Vi and one in England) The Ship edition. Available also... more

Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties.

Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties.

Shows names of some residents. Map on 2 sheets sectioned and pasted together. LC Land ownership maps, 1333 Includes historical references. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima... more

Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

Not drawn to scale. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1446 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

No. [1908] This ticket will entitle the bearer to such prize as may be drawn against its number in the Norfolk lottery for paving the streets, agreeable to the scheme. [Signed Tho. Newton.] Norfolk Willett & O'Connor, printers. [1796.].

No. [1908] This ticket will entitle the bearer to such prize as may be...

Not in Evans.; On verso: 1796 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 180, Folder 11g.

Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861.

Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861.

Sketch map of "U.S. Navy Yard" vicinity at Portsmouth (Va.) showing buildings, shipbuilding docks, drydock, buoys, and locations of the scuttled U.S. ships "Pennsylvania", "Columbia", "Raritan", and "Delaware".... more

To the enemies of Jefferson and Madison, in this district. Norfolk, April 22, 1809.

To the enemies of Jefferson and Madison, in this district. Norfolk, Ap...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2. 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 182, Folder 22.

Freedom of opinion!! Electors of Norfolk: On the first Monday of April, you will be called on to give your votes for three intelligent, honest independent citizens to represent you in the Senate of this Commonwealth ... [1832?].

Freedom of opinion!! Electors of Norfolk: On the first Monday of April...

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 55, Folder 19.

Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and the ninth Congressional district of Massachusetts. [1835?].

Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and t...

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 56, Folder 17.

To the Legislature of the State of Massachusetts. The undersigned, women of Dorchester, in the County of Norfolk, respectfully pray you, immediately, to repeal all laws in this State, which make any distinction among its inhabitants on account o

To the Legislature of the State of Massachusetts. The undersigned, wom...

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 56, Folder 19.

The Norfolk Guards Quick Step, as performed by the Boston Brigade band...

The Norfolk Guards Quick Step, as performed by the Boston Brigade band...

Music cover, showing officer of the Norfolk Guards in dress uniform with sword. LOT subdivision subject: Military Organizations. Reference copy may be in LOT 4424 Title and other information transcribed from ca... more

Summer arrangement! Daily line to the South carrying the great central U. S. Mail to Norfolk, Portsmouth and lower parts of Virginia & North Carolina. Schedule. Leaving Spear's wharf, Baltimore daily, (except Sundays,) at 4 o'clock, B. M. ... T.

Summer arrangement! Daily line to the South carrying the great central...

Transportation. 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 30, Folder 27.

Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

Scale [ca. 1:4,800]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the left. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, varnished, backed by cloth. Includes 6 ill. Al... more

Map of the town of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct. /

Map of the town of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct. /

General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 printed version, "Map of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct., surveyed and drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by ha... more

Map of Norfolk County, Massachusetts /

Map of Norfolk County, Massachusetts /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 317 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes statistics and insets showing Dedham village and Roxbury. LC copy shella... more

Map of the town of Braintree, Norfolk County, Mass. /

Map of the town of Braintree, Norfolk County, Mass. /

General map showing buildings and householders' names and election districts. Relief shown by hachures. Includes 2 insets and statistical information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... more

Norfolk harbor, Virginia

Norfolk harbor, Virginia

Scale 1:10,000. Soundings in feet and fathoms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1; 700/1; 710/2

Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its connections with Ohio & Mississippi Rivers, William Mahone, Chief Engineer, F. Bourquin & Co., Philada.

Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its connection...

Map of the eastern United States between the Chesapeake Bay and the Mississippi River. Shows drainage, place names and the railroad network. Chartered March 17, 1851. Line completed in 1858. consolidated in Apr... more

Map of the county of Norfolk, Massachusetts /

Map of the county of Norfolk, Massachusetts /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 318 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned into six and mounted on two pieces of cloth.

Fort Monroe and vicinity showing entrance to Chesapeake Bay, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Gosport Navy Yard &c.

Fort Monroe and vicinity showing entrance to Chesapeake Bay, Norfolk, ...

Scale ca. 1:375,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 546 Shows forts Monroe, Calhoun, Nelson, and Norfolk, Confederate batteries on Sewell's Point, towns, names of features, drainage, roads, and railroads. "View o... more

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the age, will arrive at Norfolk and be open for the reception of visitors on Saturday, August 4 ... This splendid steamer Baltimore will make an excursion to Old Point and Norfol

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the...

Transportation. 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 204, Folder 3.

Plan of grounds at Fort Norfolk showing location of magazine pier, &c., June 30th, 1860

Plan of grounds at Fort Norfolk showing location of magazine pier, &c....

"Forwarded to Governor Letcher With Report and Inventory of Public Property at Norfolk and Portsmouth October 19, 1861, Wm. H. Peters, Commissioner." Peters' report is Document 40 in: Journals and papers of the... more

Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest surveys, showing views of Washington, Baltimore, Harpers Ferry, Richmond, Manassas Junction, Ft. Monroe, Norfolk Harbor &c. their r.r. connections, & the general surface of the country in Maryland, Dist. of Columbia, & Virginia.

Birds eye view of the seat of war. Arranged after the latest surveys, ...

Not drawn to scale. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.9 "J. Haven, sole agent, 31 Exchange St." printed in the lower right margin. Panoramic map looking South from Baltimore to Cape Henry. Description derived fro... more

[Outline map of Hampton Roads, and the vicinity of Norfolk, Va.].

[Outline map of Hampton Roads, and the vicinity of Norfolk, Va.].

Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H88 Imperfect: Lacking top left corner. Available also through the ... more

[Unidentified soldier in Norfolk "Light Blues" Virginia Light Artillery Battery uniform]

[Unidentified soldier in Norfolk "Light Blues" Virginia Light Artiller...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-93. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Bi... more

Gen'l. Wool, Fortrefs [i.e., fortresses] Monroe & Norfolk / E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), 501 Broadway, N.Y.

Gen'l. Wool, Fortrefs [i.e., fortresses] Monroe & Norfolk / E. & H.T. ...

General John Ellis Wool, three-quarter length portrait, turned slightly left. Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. Printed on verso: from photographic negative from Brady's National Portrait G... more

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls [sic] Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of Hampton Roads & Elizabeth River

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortr...

Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 545 "Description of Fortress Monroe" appears in the lower left corner of the map. The important features at Fortress Monroe are keyed by letters to a list. Inset... more

The navy-yard at Norfolk, Va.

The navy-yard at Norfolk, Va.

Looking toward docks; PENNSYLVANIA anchored in foreground. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1861 Mar. 16). Reference copy may be in LOT 4387 B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption c... more

Camp Greble near Norfolk, Va. of the 99th N.Y.S.V. September 2, 1862

Camp Greble near Norfolk, Va. of the 99th N.Y.S.V. September 2, 1862

Twenty-four locations are indexed including "Sutter & Gunmaker, "Photograph Shop," "House for Knapsacks," and "Bowling Alley." Tents of officers and various companies are identified as are cooking houses. Avail... more

Copy of a map military reconnaissance Dep't Va. : [Hampton Roads and Norfolk regions, Va.] /

Copy of a map military reconnaissance Dep't Va. : [Hampton Roads and N...

Map of the Hampton Roads vicinity showing Confederate fortifications/camps, settlements, city street patterns, roads, railroads, canals, streams, vegetation, and swamps. "Note--This map shows the positions of t... more

Extract from Fort Monroe, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Yorktown, with their connections and surroundings for military purposes /

Extract from Fort Monroe, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Yorktown, with their c...

Shows Virginia Peninsula region, south of Yorktown to Fort Monroe. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy: Publication information annotated in ink. Sun print. Civil War salted paper maps... more

[Scene of the late naval fight and the environs of Fortress Monroe, and Norfolk and Suffolk, now threatened by General Burnside].

[Scene of the late naval fight and the environs of Fortress Monroe, an...

Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view of Hampton Roads region showing fortifications, camps, the Monitor lying off Fortress Monroe, and "Gen. Burnside's advance" on Suffolk, Va. Title from lower margin of v... more

Admiral D.D. Porter and staff on board flag-ship, Malvern, Norfolk, Va., Dec. 1864

Admiral D.D. Porter and staff on board flag-ship, Malvern, Norfolk, Va...

Photo shows group of officers on board the Malvern. At left, holding his coat is W.B. Cushing, fifth from left is A.C. Rhind, Admiral D.D. Porter is in the center, fifth from right is T.O. Selfridge, fourth fro... more

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard

Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], Vol. I, pl. 18. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia / negative by J. Gardner; positive by A. Gardner.

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia / negative by J. Gardner; positiv...

Photo shows Alfred Waud seated on the ruins of the dock destroyed by the Confederates in 1861. (Source: Library staff, 2009) Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washin... more

A map showing the Atlantic Mississippi & Ohio R.R. and its connections from Norfolk to Cumberland Gap via Bristol.

A map showing the Atlantic Mississippi & Ohio R.R. and its connections...

Map of the eastern half of the United States shows drainage, counties, cities and towns, canals, railroads, and a table of railroad distances; see also entry 599. Scale ca. 1:3,168,000. LC Railroad maps, 331 De... more

Norfolk & Portsmouth Virginia 1873

Norfolk & Portsmouth Virginia 1873

D1606 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Drie.

Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line composed of the Shenandoah Valley R.R., Norfolk & Western R.R. and the East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R.

Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line co...

Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by color. 20855 U.S. Copyright Office Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad m... more

Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley and Norfolk & Western Railways.

Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley and Norfolk...

Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad netowrk with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of mileage between stations. 9210 U.S. Copyright Office S... more

Map showing the Norfolk and Cincinnati Railroad, and its connections.

Map showing the Norfolk and Cincinnati Railroad, and its connections.

Map of the southern states showing drainage, mineral deposits, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 490 Description derived f... more

The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah Valley R.R.; Norfolk & Western R.R.; East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R. (its leased lines,) and their connections.

The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah Valley R...

Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main lines. Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 605 Description derived from publ... more

South Weymouth, Norfolk County, Mass. 1885.

South Weymouth, Norfolk County, Mass. 1885.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "From the fair grounds." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 323 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of in... more

The Old order and the new

The Old order and the new

Three people in small sailboat, two of them rowing, England. Illus in: Life and landscape of the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1886, pl. 12.

Gathering water lilies

Gathering water lilies

Man rowing boat while woman in the boat gathers water lilies. Illus. in: Life and landscape on the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1886, pl. 9.

Rowing home the schoof-stuff

Rowing home the schoof-stuff

Man in rowboat with crop of marsh-plants, England. Illus. in: Life and landscape on the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1886, pl. 21.

Ricking the reed

Ricking the reed

Two men loading reeds onto boat, England. Illus. in: Life and landscape on the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1886, pl. 27.

A Rushy shore

A Rushy shore

Reed bed on the Broads with boat shelters and windmill in distance, England. Illus. in: Life and landscape on the Norfolk Broads / P.H. Emerson and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivin... more

Quanting the marsh hay, Norfolk Broads, England

Quanting the marsh hay, Norfolk Broads, England

Men in boats gathering marsh hay. Illus. in: Life and landscape on the Norfolk Broads ... / by P.H. Emerson, B.A., M.B. (Cantab.) and T.F. Goodall. London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, pl. 16.

Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.

Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.

Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, distance by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Roanoke, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line became one of... more

Map of Norfolk County, Va. : made for and published by authority of the Board of Supervisors /

Map of Norfolk County, Va. : made for and published by authority of th...

Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north to left. Norfolk County was a county of the South Hampton Roads in eastern Virginia, created in 1691. After the Civil War, portions of Norfolk County were lost... more

Osier peeling, Norfolk / P.H. Emerson.

Osier peeling, Norfolk / P.H. Emerson.

Three women peeling osier, Norfolk, England. Illus. in: Pictures of East Anglian life .. / by P[eter] H[enry] Emerson, B.A., M.B. (Cantab.). London : Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1888, plate XIV.

1889 perspective map of Norfolk, Neb.

1889 perspective map of Norfolk, Neb.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 466 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and... more

Norfolk, Va., St. Paul's Church

Norfolk, Va., St. Paul's Church

Title from jacket. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Norfolk, Virginia, cotton docks

Norfolk, Virginia, cotton docks

Title from jacket. "G 2504" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 33817. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Minster Church of St Nicholas in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England]

[Minster Church of St Nicholas in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England]

Image shows the Minster Church of St Nicholas in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015) Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Det... more

Norfolk beet sugar factory

Norfolk beet sugar factory

Photograph shows interior of factory with group of men posed on landing and stairs. Title from item.

A brief review of the new charter for Norfolk, showing its object to be as correctly stated, by the Richmond Whig, to establish a government "of the people, by the people, for the people.". [189-?].

A brief review of the new charter for Norfolk, showing its object to b...

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 187, Folder 57.

Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural Bridge & the Grottos. The Shenandoah Valley R.R. Norfolk & Western R.R. and East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia System and their connections.

Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural Bridge &...

Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main lines. Timetable information on... more

Maps showing the Norfolk, Albermarle & Atlantic Railroad and its connections.

Maps showing the Norfolk, Albermarle & Atlantic Railroad and its conne...

Main map shows southern tidewater Virginia and eastern North Carolina. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, counties, canals, and railroads in blue and red. Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 489 Description d... more

Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

Eastern states from Philadelphia to Charleston, S.C., showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with lines named and the main line emphasized. 35033 U.S. Copyright Office Scale 1:267,000. LC Railroa... more

Bird's eye view of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va.

Bird's eye view of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 652/2; 651/3

Panorama of Norfolk and surroundings 1892.

Panorama of Norfolk and surroundings 1892.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 960 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and map. AACR2

East Walpole, Norfolk County, Mass. 1898.

East Walpole, Norfolk County, Mass. 1898.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 288 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100

Lafayette Park, Norfolk, Va

Lafayette Park, Norfolk, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 073110. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Public Library, Norfolk, Va

Public Library, Norfolk, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018377. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Atlantic Hotel, Norfolk, Va

Atlantic Hotel, Norfolk, Va

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "G 2500" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018378. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Court house, Norfolk, Va.

Court house, Norfolk, Va.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034567. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Custom house, Norfolk, Va.

Custom house, Norfolk, Va.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034552. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Norfolk Harbor from Naval Hospital

Norfolk Harbor from Naval Hospital

Attribution based on negative D4-14197. Negative broken, emulsion peeling away. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014198. Gift; State Historical Society of Co... more

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