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December

December

Print shows a calendar illustration for the month of December, showing pigs being slaughtered and processed, sheaves of wheat or corn readied for storage, cows and pigs gathered into the town square on the left... more

[A residential compound with fence and outbuildings near grove of trees and small bridge, with bay and mountains in the background]

[A residential compound with fence and outbuildings near grove of tree...

Title devised by Library staff. Chinese script and two chops in upper left corner.

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with a large home and smaller houses, outbuildings, and perhaps a slave cabin]

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with a large home and...

Title devised by Library staff. Preliminary sketch on verso. Includes puncture holes around the edges where paper was fastened to a board. Watermark with a large fleur de lis with W. Philadelphia Print Shop Inv... more

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with homes and outbuildings at left and right, and a long row of brick building, perhaps barracks, at center]

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with homes and outbui...

Title devised by Library staff. Preliminary sketch on verso. Trimed to inside the puncture holes that were around the edges where paper was fastened to a board. Watermark: AMIES. Forms part of: John Rubens Smit... more

Chew House, Germantown, Philad., taken April 1859

Chew House, Germantown, Philad., taken April 1859

Photograph shows the Benjamin Chew House, also known as Cliveden, with outbuilding behind it, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collected by Joseph Y. Jeanes, ca.... more

[Farm buildings with courtyard and animals, and two figures standing on a roof; large building in the background]

[Farm buildings with courtyard and animals, and two figures standing o...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 229. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Horses and covered wagons in front of two-chimney brick house and outbuildings, probably at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia]

[Horses and covered wagons in front of two-chimney brick house and out...

Photograph probably by G. H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album and fellow resident of Mead's in Brattleboro, Vermont. Houghton worked as a photographer at Camp Griffin and in the Tidewat... more

At fountain green, Phila

At fountain green, Phila

Drawing shows a man on horseback, in the foreground, stopping to talk with two men who are walking with a dog; in the background is a large building of the Engel and Wolf Brewery, with smaller outbuildings, on ... more

[Houses and outbuildings]

[Houses and outbuildings]

Drawing shows the facades of two rowhouses, and the outbuildings behind the one on the left. The location is probably Washington, DC. Formerly DRWG/US - Gedney - 57. Gift, Ralph Gedney 1926 (DLC/PP-1926:R47019).

Mrs. William F. (Elizabeth Underhill) Coles house, outbuilding, Bellevue Avenue and Dixon Street, Newport, Rhode Island Rockwood & Co., Phot. N.Y. ; R.M. Hunt, architect

Mrs. William F. (Elizabeth Underhill) Coles house, outbuilding, Bellev...

Photograph shows view of outbuilding designed by Richard Morris Hunt. Title devised by Library staff. Handwritten on verso: "[Mrs. Coles, Newport ... 12/4/76]." Gift; American Institute of Architects / American... more

[Mrs. William F. (Elizabeth Underhill) Coles house, outbuilding, Bellevue Avenue and Dixon Street, Newport, Rhode Island] / Rockwood & Co., Phot. N.Y. ; R.M. Hunt, architect.

[Mrs. William F. (Elizabeth Underhill) Coles house, outbuilding, Belle...

Photograph shows view of outbuilding designed by Richard Morris Hunt.

Gardener's house at Mt. Vernon and two other small houses, used for domestic purposes in Washington's time

Gardener's house at Mt. Vernon and two other small houses, used for do...

On mount: N. G. Johnson, photographer, 426 7th St., Washington, D.C. Only authorized publisher of Mount Vernon Views. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

[Side view of a house and outbuildings in Washington]

[Side view of a house and outbuildings in Washington]

Sketch shows a house and outbuildings from the side. Formerly DRWG/US - Gedney - 62. Incribed on verso: Environs of Washington about 1880. More finished version of this image: DRWG/US - Gedney, no. 11 (AA size)... more

Uncle Sam's neglected farm / J. Keppler.

Uncle Sam's neglected farm / J. Keppler.

Print shows Puck's "Independent Party" figure, holding a hoe labeled "Civil Service Reform" and talking to Uncle Sam who is sitting on a fence while two figures argue on the right, one is labeled "Democrat, Bou... more

Pleasant dreams

Pleasant dreams

"113" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09075. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A Greek in an outhouse

A Greek in an outhouse

(DLC/PP-1933:0054). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Squirrel Inn" by Frank R. Stockton, Century magazine, 42:35 (May 1891).

[Large building (residence or meeting house) with outbuildings and cultivated fields]

[Large building (residence or meeting house) with outbuildings and cul...

In album (disbound): Negro life in Georgia, U.S.A., compiled and prepared by W.E.B. Du Bois, v. 3, no. 266. B&w copy prints for LOT 11930 are provided as surrogates of original photographs for reference use in ... more

A Home in Dixie

A Home in Dixie

Photograph shows two African American girls in a field in front of a wood cabins and outbuildings. Copyright 1901 Samuel E. Rusk, Newport News, Va. Title from item.

Bicycle shelter, National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio

Bicycle shelter, National Cash Register Company, Dayton, Ohio

"WHJ 1273" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042928. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Servants' quarters and garden at Mt. Vernon

Servants' quarters and garden at Mt. Vernon

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072815. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Wall at the edge of the lawn at Mt. Vernon

The Wall at the edge of the lawn at Mt. Vernon

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072814. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Lane in rear of spinning house at Mt. Vernon

Lane in rear of spinning house at Mt. Vernon

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072832. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Wagon in a shed]

[Wagon in a shed]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: The friendly road / David Grayson (Ray Stannard Baker). New York : Doubleday... more

["The Dunes," Frank Bestow Wiborg house, Highway Behind the Pond, East Hampton, New York. Garden house door]

["The Dunes," Frank Bestow Wiborg house, Highway Behind the Pond, East...

Site History. House Architecture: Grosvenor Atterbury, 1895. Landscape: Adleine Sherman (Mrs. Frank Bestow) Wiborg. Other: The house was on 600 acres between Hook Pond and the Atlantic Ocean. Today: House and g... more

Calvert Estate

Calvert Estate

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Marshall Hall

Marshall Hall

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Marshall Hall

Marshall Hall

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Fair ... stable

Fair ... stable

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Possibly Fairfax or Fairview. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General in... more

Dr. Jett's farm - outbuildings, Gordon - Green Terrace, Falmouth

Dr. Jett's farm - outbuildings, Gordon - Green Terrace, Falmouth

Photograph shows wooden buildings and fenced yards at Dr. Jett's farm in Falmouth, Virginia. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative: LC-J7-VA-2822

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, old kitchen, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, old kitchen, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89D. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Li... more

St. George Fitzhugh House, Hanover Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia

St. George Fitzhugh House, Hanover Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89G. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Li... more

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89D. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Li... more

Belmont, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Belmont, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Built by Fitzhugh of Chatham for his daughter, Susannah Knox. Home of Mrs. Gari Melchers. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference... more

Brompton, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Brompton, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1837. The Mansion. Office and out buildings. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841... more

["Chatham," Colonel Daniel Bradford Devore house, 120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, Stafford County, Virginia. Service court]

["Chatham," Colonel Daniel Bradford Devore house, 120 Chatham Lane, Fr...

Site History. House Architecture: Originally built by William Fitzhugh 1768-1771, restored, with changes, by Oliver H. Clark for Daniel Bradford Devore, from 1920. Landscape: Ellen Biddle Shipman, from 1922. Da... more

Rockland, outbuilding, Leesburg vic., Loudoun County, Virginia

Rockland, outbuilding, Leesburg vic., Loudoun County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1822. Records of old estates and houses in and near Leesburg relating to the early history of The Rust Family. Made for Mr. Harry B. Rust, Pitt... more

Bachelors' Hall outbuildings, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia

Bachelors' Hall outbuildings, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-72. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Cabell House, Edgewood, Nelson County, Virginia

Cabell House, Edgewood, Nelson County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-63. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Wilton, Hague, Westmoreland County, Virginia

Wilton, Hague, Westmoreland County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1685. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-97. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and... more

Wilmington, Westmoreland County, Virginia

Wilmington, Westmoreland County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-97. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia

Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: prior to 1776. Known as "Marlee" when first occupied by Judge J. Tyler. President Tyler was born here. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-1... more

Kendall Grove, Eastville, Northampton County, Virginia

Kendall Grove, Eastville, Northampton County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1783. Related names: Mrs. W.F. Costin. House built on Severn Eyre Parker. House is unique for the long brick corridor connecting house with quarter... more

Poor Farm, Poquoson, Warwick County, Virginia

Poor Farm, Poquoson, Warwick County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-95. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Reynolds House and outbuildings, Fredericksburg vic., Spotsylvania County, Virginia

Reynolds House and outbuildings, Fredericksburg vic., Spotsylvania Cou...

Alternate title: Lansdown. Title from photographer's inventory. Used as hospital in Civil War. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89H. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Libr... more

Mt. Custis, Accomack vic., Accomack County, Virginia

Mt. Custis, Accomack vic., Accomack County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Related names: Dr. Douglas. Property first owned by John McKeel (or Michael) who came to America in 1640, with the first John Custis, whose daughter he married. The center, ... more

Alsop Farm, outbuildings, Spotsylvania County, Virginia

Alsop Farm, outbuildings, Spotsylvania County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89H. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase... more

Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia

Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: prior to 1776. Known as "Marlee" when first occupied by Judge J. Tyler. President Tyler was born here. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-1... more

Bachelors' Hall outbuildings, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia

Bachelors' Hall outbuildings, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-72. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Poor Farm, Poquoson, Warwick County, Virginia

Poor Farm, Poquoson, Warwick County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-95. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Murray, Princess Anne County, Virginia

Murray, Princess Anne County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-77. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase;... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Drummond Mill, store, and cabin, Lee Mont vic., Accomack County, Virginia

Drummond Mill, store, and cabin, Lee Mont vic., Accomack County, Virgi...

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-1. Orig. film negative deteriorated. Digital file made from the interpositive, a transparency made for the Library of Cong... more

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