Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
2,066 media by topicpage 1 of 21
Unites States Commerce, , Notes on the Northern States
Northern part of the Gut of Canso, part of the island of Cape Bocton,

Northern part of the Gut of Canso, part of the island of Cape Bocton,

Scale not given. Title from annotation on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. Annotated on verso: Purchased out of Lord Colvil's collection. LC Maps of North... more

A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His Majesty's Surveyor General of Lands for the Northern District of North America,

A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orde...

Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image... more

The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania and the province of Quebec. Drawn by Major Holland, Surveyor General of the Northern District in America.

The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania an...

Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudsons River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--Plan of Amboy with its environs from an actual s... more

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, September 22, 1777. Whereas by the latest advice from the Northern army under the command of General Gates, it appears, that the army under the Command of General Burgoyne ... [Boston:

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, September...

Positive Photostat. 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 40, Folder 3f.

A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America,

A chorographical map of the Northern Department of North-America,

Scale ca. 1:768,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows land grants and purchases in northeastern New York State and granted townships in Vermont and parts ... more

Thomas Jefferson, 1782, Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmark; Sweden; Russia

Thomas Jefferson, 1782, Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmar...

Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmark; Sweden; Russia

Why Northern Pacific railroad 7-30 gold bonds are a good investment for the mechanic operative, laborer and farmer? ... Jay Cooke & Co. New York, Philadelphia, and Washington. Financial agents Northern Pacific railroad co. ... [n. d.].

Why Northern Pacific railroad 7-30 gold bonds are a good investment fo...

On verso: (Stamp) GIFT, A P LOPER, APR-26-1938. 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 13... more

Take notice. The trustees of Point Pleasant Market, take this method to inform the butchers and others that they have completed the Market-House, (situate at the inter-section of Frankford Road and Maiden Street, in the Northern Liberties,) and

Take notice. The trustees of Point Pleasant Market, take this method t...

Imprint 3. 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 152, Folder 12.

Supplemental account of some of the bloody deeds of General Jackson, being a supplement to the "Coffin handbill." [Cuts of 6 coffins] ... John Taliaferro. Member of Congress from Northern Neck, Va. [1828].

Supplemental account of some of the bloody deeds of General Jackson, b...

Imprint 1.; Jackson, Andrew.; Coffin hand bill, supplement to.; Political campaign. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Print... more

A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contemplated route of the New Orleans & Ohio Railroad and the Central Railroad of Illinois, also the route of the Mobile & Ohio Railroad representing the most central, direct and practicable route for a great national and commercial highway between the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Northern Lakes, and by various branches and intersections with other Railways connecting with all the principal cities of the United States.

A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contempla...

The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selec... more

Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown... more

Northern N. Y. railroad tariff for Western flour and grain, via Vermont central railroad line ... September 11, 1854.

Northern N. Y. railroad tariff for Western flour and grain, via Vermon...

Transportation.; On verso: Fairlee. 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 121, Folder 20.

Rail road map accompanying the report an[d] exhibit of the Logansport & Northern Indiana Railroad showing its connections and the through route from St. Louis to New York of which this road forms a part; Logansport, Indiana May 1st 1854; L. S. Nash, Chief Engineer.

Rail road map accompanying the report an[d] exhibit of the Logansport ...

Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries. Chartered as the Auburn and Eel River Valley Rail Road on March 8, 1853. Name cha... more

Great reduction. Northern passenger and freight express by Troy line of steamers, via Troy, Saragota, Whitehall, Burlington, Plattsburgh and Rouse's point. Montreal & Orgensburgh ... New York, April 1856.

Great reduction. Northern passenger and freight express by Troy line o...

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 8k.

Arresting the Steamship Northern Light

Arresting the Steamship Northern Light

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 4 (1856 Jan. 5), p. 57. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860. C... more

170 miles saved to Northern Iowa and St. Paul! Chicago, St. Paul and Fond du Lac railroad and Milwaukee & Mississippi railroad line! from Chicago & Milwaukee to Pr'ie du Chien, Wis. on the upper Mississippi River running through in 10 hours with

170 miles saved to Northern Iowa and St. Paul! Chicago, St. Paul and F...

Transportation.; Chicago, St. Paul and Fond du Lac r. R.; Milwaukee & Mississippi railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGM... more

Map of the Northern Rail Road of New Jersey.

Map of the Northern Rail Road of New Jersey.

Topographic map of part of New Jersey and New York, covering the area north of the Hudson River and between Jersey City and Nyack, N.Y. The map shows drainage, roads, houses, cities and towns, single-track, dou... more

[Bust of Stephen Douglas over Northern Democratic Party's presidential campaign shield]

[Bust of Stephen Douglas over Northern Democratic Party's presidential...

Printed envelope. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Emblems; Douglas, Stephen A.; Politics Pres. Campaigns; Politics Parties.

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

Shows fortifications. Does not include place names. Relief shown by hachures on central bottom sheet only. Wall map believed to have been used by the author after the Civil War for lecture purposes. Title and s... more

Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, Va. : including all the battle-fields [sic] of the Army of Northern Virginia /

Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox court house, ...

Relief shown by hachures. Reduced and redrawn version of the index map in the U.S. Army, Corps of Engineer's Military Maps Illustrated the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James... ([Washington] War De... more

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia /

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia /

Shows roads, railroads, fortifications, settlements, farmhouses with owners' names, and woodlands. Does not show troop positions or movements. Relief shown by contours (10-ft. intervals), hachures, form lines, ... more

Vienna. Northern Railway Station

Vienna. Northern Railway Station

In album: Genoa, Pisa, Nice, Avignon, Parma, Milan, Verona, Vienna, p. 128, back. No. 250.

Fords on Occoquan and Bull Run : [Northern Virginia].

Fords on Occoquan and Bull Run : [Northern Virginia].

Covers Occoquan River from Bland's Ford to entrance of Bull Run and covers Bull Run from entrance of Cub Run to mouth. Shows fords, military roads, common roads, H.Q. Manassas Station, settlements, wooded areas... more

Map showing the comparitive area of the Northern and Southern states east of the Rocky Mountains, 1861

Map showing the comparitive area of the Northern and Southern states e...

Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 217 (1861 February 23), p. 124. Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, ... more

To the people of Western Virginia. The Army of the Confederate states has come among you to expel the enemy, to rescur the people from the despotism of the counterfeit state government imposed on you by the Northern bayonets, and to restore the

To the people of Western Virginia. The Army of the Confederate states ...

On verso : 600023 s11 40 Rare Bk Rm 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 18a.

Northern part of Florida
Northern Mississippi and Alabama

Northern Mississippi and Alabama

Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.4 General map indicating cities and towns, roads and railroads, rivers, and some relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to show state names and highl... more

[Northern Virginia with adjacent parts of Maryland and West Virginia] /

[Northern Virginia with adjacent parts of Maryland and West Virginia] ...

Relief shown by hachures. Endorsed (facsim.): Approved S. Howell Brown, 1st Lt. Engs: troops, in chg: Topl. Dept., A.N. Va., March 23rd 1864. "No. 22" in upper left corner. Map of Loudoun County, Virginia, and ... more

The Union Christmas Dinner [political cartoon of plea for peace, showing Pres. Lincoln inviting Confederate states to join Northern states at peace table]

The Union Christmas Dinner [political cartoon of plea for peace, showi...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 8, (1864 Dec. 31), p. 840-841. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cartoons; C.W.; Peace; Pres.; Holidays.

Northern coat of arms

Northern coat of arms

A Northern-produced satire, expressing strongly anti-abolitionist sentiments. A large pair of bare feet, obviously those of a black man, protrude from beneath a Phrygian cap adorned with the word "Liberty," sev... more

Map showing the lines of entrenchments of the C.S. Army of Northern Va., [exten]ding from the Totopotomoy to the Chickahominy, and the positions of the brigades of the 2nd Corps, A.N. Va., from May 23rd to June 10, 1864 /

Map showing the lines of entrenchments of the C.S. Army of Northern Va...

Shows troop positions in Hanover County and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H170 Imperfect: First five letters of "extending" cut out. Avail... more

Northern Alabama and Georgia /

Northern Alabama and Georgia /

Relief shown by hachures. Includes red overprint to highlight state boundaries and railroads. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 102a.6 Available also through the Lib... more

Northern section of Roanoke County
Grand pleasure excursions to Lake Superior. The splendid passenger steamers "Northern Light" and "Lac La Belle." will sail the following days on Grand pleasure excursions to the upper lakes, leaving Cleveland, at 8 o'clock, P. M ... Cleaveland,

Grand pleasure excursions to Lake Superior. The splendid passenger ste...

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 137, Folder 26.

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama /

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama /

Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. "No. 3014 price 30 cents" is printed in upper left corner. Description derived from published biblio... more

[Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina]

[Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina]

Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 129.2 General map, without title, extending from Charleston west to the western boundary of Georgia. State names, boundaries, and railroads are overprinted in red. ... more

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama]

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama]

Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259.5 General map, without title. State names, boundaries, and railroads are colored red. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through th... more

[Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina].

[Northern Georgia and western and central South Carolina].

Relief shown by hachures. Lower right margin: The Norris Peters Co., Photo-Litho., Washington, D.C. Lacks the name of the cartographer, and the lithographers' names have been changed from H. Lindenkohl & Chas. ... more

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama /

[Northern Mississippi and Alabama /

Relief shown by hachures. Differs from G3980 1865 .L5 CW 259.5 : lacks names of cartographer and litographer. On verso in ink: Portions Alabama, Mississippi, etc., U.S. Coast Survey. 1865. 1in = 10ms., No. 4. 1... more

Battle-field of Gettysburg - Northern portion of Gettysburg, from a position west of the town, near the Theological Seminary

Battle-field of Gettysburg - Northern portion of Gettysburg, from a po...

Tipton & Myers' stereoscopic views series. No. 576.

Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad, compiled from English, Canadian, and American official sources and original surveys by Edward H. Knight, Jan. 1st 1871.

Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad, compile...

Map of northwest part of United States and southwest part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, isotherms, the wheat region, cities and towns, forts, routes and trails, the railroad network and the pr... more

Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern West Virginia Railroad, with the three grand trunk railways which unite the Atlantic seaboard with the Ohio River.

Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern West Virgini...

Main map shows central West Virginia including drainage, cities and towns, the coal region, and the railroads. General map shows northeastern United States with its railroad network. Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroa... more

Parts of Northern and North Western Arizona and Southern Utah.

Parts of Northern and North Western Arizona and Southern Utah.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Birds eye view of St. Louis : showing the new line of the St. Louis, Kansas City & Northern Ry. running into the Union Depot.

Birds eye view of St. Louis : showing the new line of the St. Louis, K...

LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 439.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest.

To the Army of Northern Virginia after four years of arduous service, ...

To the Army of Northern Virginia after four years of arduous service, ...

Memorial repro. of Robert E. Lee's speech after Appomattox; vignette portrait, birthplace, and sarcophagus. Pen lithograph by Professor A.F. Craig. Reference copy may be in LOT 4421 B. This record contains unve... more

Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th, 1882.

Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th, 1882.

Map of the northern and western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns. Color coded to show "Northern Pacific Lines, Proper, Oregon Railway & Navigation Co's System, Oregon and Tra... more

New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Railroad and Oregon Railway & Navigation Co.

New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Railroad and ...

Map of northern United States and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and railroads. Shaded area shows land grant. Main lines indicated by heavy black and red. Scale ca. 1:6,0... more

[Steamer Northern Light]
Map showing the land grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Montana, Idaho, and in part of North Dakota, and in part of eastern Washington, reaching from Dickinson, North Dakota, to Ritzville, eastern Washington.

Map showing the land grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in...

Relief shown by hachures. Panel title: Preserve this Montana map, it shows the land grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Montana and Idaho, and in part of North Dakota, and in part of eastern Washi... more

"Logging" in Northern California

"Logging" in Northern California

Stereograph shows a man standing next to an ox team pulling lumber. 42770V U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo copyrighted by R. K. Bonine. Title from item. Stereo no. 114.

Judge of the United States Circuit Court, Northern District of Illinois [Hon. Peter S. Grosscup, head and shoulders, (8)]

Judge of the United States Circuit Court, Northern District of Illinoi...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 38, (1894 July 28), p. 700. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Yellowstone National Park, Northern Pacific Railroad.

Yellowstone National Park, Northern Pacific Railroad.

Relief. National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Fast mail, Northern Pacific R. R. /

Fast mail, Northern Pacific R. R. /

"Here is a twelve car train dashing along at a high rate of speed. It is seen first in the distance and approaches and passes by the camera. As it takes less than 30 seconds to show this 50 foot strip on a Proj... more

Northern views. Magdala (Mejdel)
Northern views. General view of Samaria
[Northern views. Nain and Mt. Tabor]
Northern views. Castle of Subeibeh

Northern views. Castle of Subeibeh

Castle also known as Nimrod's Fortress. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

Northern views. Capernaum (Tell Hum)
Northern views. Nazareth (En-Nasirah)
Northern views. Mount Tabor
[Northern views. Castle of Subeibeh above Banias]

[Northern views. Castle of Subeibeh above Banias]

Castle also known as Nimrod's Fortress. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

Northern views. Nain
Northern views. Magdala (Mejdel)
Northern views. Gamala

Northern views. Gamala

Photo shows the site of the ancient Greek city of Susita (Hippos) on the east side of the Sea of Galilee. (Source: researchers T. Bolen and T. Powers, 2009)

Northern views. Endor
Northern views. Mount Hermon

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2020