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Powder factory

Powder factory

Photograph shows exterior of powder factory.

Making cartridges / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Making cartridges / from a sketch by Theo. R. Davis.

Print shows women and men working in a cartridge factory. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 21, no. 1085 (1877 October 13), p. 797.

[Interior view of the tools of production workshop] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the tools of production workshop] / Constantinople, ...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Milling section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 6. No. 92. In album: Imper... More

[View of the Imperial Tophane Factory seen from the Square] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Imperial Tophane Factory seen from the Square] / Constant...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 25. No. 73. In album: Imperial Gun and Small Arms Factory, barracks and cannons, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Stocking section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 15. No. 82. In album: Imp... More

[The cartridge factory at the imperial factory in Zeytinburnu] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The cartridge factory at the imperial factory in Zeytinburnu] / the p...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 27. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The cannon factory]

[The cannon factory]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 7. No. 34. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. ... More

[The production huts at the cartridge factory in Kırkağaç] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The production huts at the cartridge factory in Kırkağaç] / the photo...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Turnery. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 11. No. 87. In album: Imperial Gun... More

[The iron gate magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The iron gate magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photo...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The bullet sieve at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The bullet sieve at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph ...

Bullet sorting shop. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 22. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portra... More

[The factory for polishing pebble powder at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The factory for polishing pebble powder at the Imperial Gunpowder Fac...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 29. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The wheel production workshop in the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[The wheel production workshop in the Tophane Factory] / Constantinopl...

English Caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Carpenter's Shop, Eastside. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 10. No. 91. In ... More

[The powder press with a roller at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The powder press with a roller at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / t...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 28. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The willow magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The willow magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photogra...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empire... More

[The roller for the willow coal at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The roller for the willow coal at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / t...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 19. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Gun Factory, North bay. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 17. No. 68. In album: Imperial Gun and ... More

[The mixing factory at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The mixing factory at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograp...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 7. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empire... More

[The huts where chemicals are kept at the cartridge factory in Kırkağaç] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The huts where chemicals are kept at the cartridge factory in Kırkağa...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 53. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English Caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Barrel section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 20. No. 86. In album: Imper... More

[The cogwheels in the mixing department at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The cogwheels in the mixing department at the Imperial Gunpowder Fact...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 20. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The machinery section of the cartridge factory in the imperial factory in Zeytinburnu] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The machinery section of the cartridge factory in the imperial factor...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 8. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empire... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Gun Factory, South bay. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 14. No. 83. In album: Imperial Gun and ... More

[The Mauser cartridge factory at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The Mauser cartridge factory at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 18. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Front view of the carpentry workshop of the Imperial Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Front view of the carpentry workshop of the Imperial Tophane Factory]...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. No. 71. In album: Imperial Gun and Small Arms Factory, barracks and cannons, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English Caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Gun factory, Gun finishing section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 19. No. 88. In album: Imper... More

[The powder roller at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The powder roller at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph...

Rolling mills. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: Th... More

[The filling huts at the cartridge factory in Kırkağaç] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The filling huts at the cartridge factory in Kırkağaç] / the photogra...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empire as rev... More

[Manual roller in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[Manual roller in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph stu...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 44. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Water machinery at the imperial factory in Zeytinburnu] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[Water machinery at the imperial factory in Zeytinburnu] / the photogr...

Pumping station. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 30. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: ... More

[Exterior view of the carpentry workshop of the Imperial Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Exterior view of the carpentry workshop of the Imperial Tophane Facto...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 23. No. 77. In album: Imperial Gun and Small Arms Factory, barracks and cannons, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... More

[The mixing and beating department in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The mixing and beating department in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 2. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empire... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English Caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Milling section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 9. No. 93. In album: Imper... More

[The carpentry workshop at the Imperial Tophane Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The carpentry workshop at the Imperial Tophane Factory] / the photogr...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 52. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The new magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The new magazine at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 15. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English Caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Carpenter's shop, West side. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 18. No. 94. In album: Imperial Gun... More

[The machinery for making prisms at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The machinery for making prisms at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 49. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[The machinery for making prisms at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The machinery for making prisms at the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 48. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[View of the Imperial Tophane Factory from the sea] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[View of the Imperial Tophane Factory from the sea] / Constantinople, ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. No. 79. In album: Imperial Gun and Small Arms Factory, barracks and cannons, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-... More

[The mortars in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studio of the Imperial School of Engineering.

[The mortars in the Imperial Gunpowder Factory] / the photograph studi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 47. Photograph taken by the Imperial School of Engineering Photography Unit. (Source: Imperial self-portrait: The Ottoman Empir... More

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frères.

[Interior view of the Tophane Factory] / Constantinople, Abdullah Frèr...

English caption: Imperial Ottoman Gun and Small Arms Factories, Small Arms Factory, Stocking section. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 13. No. 85. In album: Imp... More

Old powder house, North Somerville, Mass

Old powder house, North Somerville, Mass

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "26" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011893. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Old Powder House, Marblehead

Old Powder House, Marblehead

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 011372. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Chimney of old Confederate Powder Works Mill, Augusta, Ga.

Chimney of old Confederate Powder Works Mill, Augusta, Ga.

Title from jacket. "737 G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033102. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Sibley Cotton Mills and powder mill chimney, Augusta, Ga

Sibley Cotton Mills and powder mill chimney, Augusta, Ga

Negative broken through center and taped to second sheet of glass. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016443. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Interior of U.S. gun shop, Washington Navy Yard]

[Interior of U.S. gun shop, Washington Navy Yard]

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Edystone sic munitions plant, milling primers

Edystone sic munitions plant, milling primers

Photograph shows a woman operating machinery for milling primers at the Eddystone Ammunitions Plant, Eddystone, Pennsylvania, during World War I. Title from item. No. 4361. Forms part of: National Photo Company... More

Assembling fuses--Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Assembling fuses--Frankford Arsenal, Frankford, Pa.

Women working in arsenal. No. 35813. U.S. Army, Industrial Service Section photo.

Mars appeals to Vulcan. Daily Chronicle war cartoon by Frank Brangwyn A.R.A.

Mars appeals to Vulcan. Daily Chronicle war cartoon by Frank Brangwyn ...

Poster showing god of war Mars, in Roman dress, encouraging British munitions workers (i.e., god of fire Vulcan) to supply armaments for the troops seen in the background. Title from item.

To skilled workmen. Give your strength and your skill to your country. ... God save the king / Hall the Printer Ltd., 3a Queen Street, Oxford ; Hazell, Watson & Viney, Ld., Lith., London.

To skilled workmen. Give your strength and your skill to your country....

Poster is text only, with monogram and arms of George V at top. Title from item.

Mars appeals to Vulcan. Daily Chronicle war cartoon by Frank Brangwyn A.R.A.

Mars appeals to Vulcan. Daily Chronicle war cartoon by Frank Brangwyn ...

Poster showing god of war Mars, in Roman dress, encouraging British munitions workers (i.e., god of fire Vulcan) to supply armaments for the troops seen in the background. Title from item.

[Munitions river]

[Munitions river]

Print shows workers in the foreground with ships in the river and factories on the other side, in England; also smokestacks with billowing smoke. [His English war work series] Wuerth, 440. Edition of 50. Signed... More

[Within the furnaces]

[Within the furnaces]

Print shows furnaces melting pig iron for munitions in England. Library has two impressions. No. 422a: [His English war work series] Wuerth, 422. Edition of 50. Signed on stone and in pencil. Source: Beall) Tit... More

In the jaws of death J. Pennell

In the jaws of death J. Pennell

View inside plant. Wuerth 437.

The men behind the man behind the gun / Banks, Ltd.

The men behind the man behind the gun / Banks, Ltd.

Poster showing two scenes, of men arriving for work at a shipyard, and of a sailor firing on a submarine. Title from item.

The war of munitions. How Great Britain has mobilised her industries / G.K.

The war of munitions. How Great Britain has mobilised her industries /...

Poster showing 14 vignettes of the British munitions industry, including related descriptions and facts. Title from item.

The gun pit, no. 1 / Pennell.

The gun pit, no. 1 / Pennell.

From American war work series. Wuerth, 491 American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of the collection / compiled by Karen F. Beall.... Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Press, 1970, p. 360 Gift; Pennell Collection.

The gun pit: no. 1. J. Pennell

The gun pit: no. 1. J. Pennell

Drawing shows a view from inside a huge building where a large gun hangs from a crane over a flatcar on a track running out the door, workers stand around, outside is another train, rising beyond is a large ore... More

Britons, shoulder to shoulder. ... Get into the factory line & feed the firing line / Carlton Studio.

Britons, shoulder to shoulder. ... Get into the factory line & feed th...

Poster showing a sailor, a worker, and a soldier. Title from item.

La guerra delle munizioni. Come la Gran Bretagna ha mobilizzato le sue industrie / G.K.

La guerra delle munizioni. Come la Gran Bretagna ha mobilizzato le sue...

Poster showing 14 vignettes of the British munitions industry, including related descriptions and facts. Poster is in Italian. No. 15. Title from item.

To skilled workers in engineering & kindred trades. ... Get into the factory line & feed the firing line / Carlton Studio ; Printed by Johnson, Riddle & Co., Ltd., London, S.E.

To skilled workers in engineering & kindred trades. ... Get into the f...

Poster showing a worker holding a wrench and the British flag, with caption, "Hold up the flag of freedom." Title from item.

Rustningernes krig. Hvorledes Storbritannien har mobiliseret sine industrier / G.K.

Rustningernes krig. Hvorledes Storbritannien har mobiliseret sine indu...

Poster showing 14 vignettes of the British munitions industry, including related descriptions and facts. Poster is in Danish. No. 15. Title from item.

[Panorama showing village, power house, shell loading lines and police barracks, Penniman, Va.]

[Panorama showing village, power house, shell loading lines and police...

Plant built by DuPont Company. Title derived from duplicate photo at the Hagley Museum, Wilmington, DE. No. Z-33. Forms part of Dorsey W. Hyde collection. Panorama extends over 360 degrees. Transfer; LC Exchang... More

Education - training Ordnance operations, maintenance & repair schools, Ordnance Department, U.S. Army.

Education - training Ordnance operations, maintenance & repair schools...

Recruiting poster showing ten "photographs of classes receiving instruction" at the Raritan Arsenal, Metuchen, N.J. Ordnance recruiting poster no. 6. AGO. R.S. no. 215, 12-20-19.

Old mills along Cobb's Creek Frank H. Taylor 1924

Old mills along Cobb's Creek Frank H. Taylor 1924

Drawing shows exterior views, numbered 1-3, of three mills along Cobbs' Creek engaged in the various functions of the manufacture of gunpowder and the processing of grains. At top is a building known as the "Ol... More

Jerusalem Grist Mill, Jerusalem Road vicinity, Little Gunpowder River, Jerusalem, Baltimore County, MD

Jerusalem Grist Mill, Jerusalem Road vicinity, Little Gunpowder River,...

Survey number: HABS MD-523 Building/structure dates: ca. 1772 Initial Construction

Fort Sisseton, Powder Magazine, Sisseton, Roberts County, SD

Fort Sisseton, Powder Magazine, Sisseton, Roberts County, SD

Survey number: HABS SD-3 Building/structure dates: 1866-1871 Initial Construction

Gist inspector, Mrs. Mary Betchner inspecting one of the 25 cutters for burrs before inserting it in the inside of a 105mm. howitzer at the Milwaukee, Wis. plant of the Chain Belt Co. Her son is in the army; her husband is in war work

Gist inspector, Mrs. Mary Betchner inspecting one of the 25 cutters fo...

12002-22. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

It's an intricate operation - installing a 30-calibre machine gun in a Navy PBY plane, but not too tricky for Jesse Rhodes Waller, Corpus Christi, Texas. He's a Georgia man who's been in the Navy 5-12 years. At the Naval Air Base he sees that the flying ships are kept in tip-top shape. Waller is an aviation ordnance mate

It's an intricate operation - installing a 30-calibre machine gun in a...

12002-18. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

Interior of German underground factory, run by slave laborers for Nazis prior to capture by First U.S. Army troops of the 8th Division. The factory is located in what was a railway tunnel before the war

Interior of German underground factory, run by slave laborers for Nazi...

Women working in armament factory. No. 5145-HQ(Copy) 32766. Photograph by Cannon, U.S. Army 165 Cannon.

Don't buy bombs when you buy bread!

Don't buy bombs when you buy bread!

Title from item. Possibly a call for boycotting Wonder Bread. Gift; Gary Yanker; 1975-1983.

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 203, Southeast corner of Heath Street & Hagner Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 203, Southeast corner of Heath Street ...

Significance: Building 203 is one of many small sheds and storehouses scattered throughout the grounds of the Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of small arms ammunition. Survey number: ... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 233, South side Craig Road between Building Nos. 201 & 202, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 233, South side Craig Road between Bui...

Significance: Building 233 is associated with the continued use of Frankford Arsenal as an important U.S. Army post during the decades following World War II. Survey number: HAER PA-74-BG Building/structure d... More

Navy Yard arsenal

Navy Yard arsenal

On mount: W. J. Armstrong & Co., Publishers of Stereoscopic Views, Washington, D.C. Title devised by Library staff.