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[Khosrau I (d. 579), king of Persia, seated on throne, directing Burzuwayh, the sage, to go to India to procure the Kalilah Wa Dimnah ("Book of Wisdom")]

[Khosrau I (d. 579), king of Persia, seated on throne, directing Burzu...

Woodcut frontis. Illus. in: Kalilah wa-Dimnah. German: Directorium Humanae vitae. German. Ulm, Lienhart Holle, May 28, 1483. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: I... more

Persarum imperium.

Persarum imperium.

Shows Iran and adjacent counties. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

A new & accurate map of Persia, with the adjacent countries : drawn from the most approved modern maps &c, the whole being regulated by astronl. observations /

A new & accurate map of Persia, with the adjacent countries : drawn fr...

Relief shown pictorially. Has ornamental cartouche. From: Bowen's A complete system of geography. London : Printed for W. Innys, R. Ware [etc.], 1747. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as ... more

Verschiedene propspecte der vornemsten stadten in Persien /

Verschiedene propspecte der vornemsten stadten in Persien /

Aerial views for 14 cities in Persia and Central Asia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map of Persia and adjacent countries, for Sir John Malcolm's History of Persia /

Map of Persia and adjacent countries, for Sir John Malcolm's History o...

Covers Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, most of Pakistan, portions of Turkey and Syria, and the surrounding countries. LC copy imperfect: Chipped on edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a r... more

Persia, Arabia, Tartary, Afghanistan.

Persia, Arabia, Tartary, Afghanistan.

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Washington and London. LC copy: Boundaries color coded. Annotated in pencil at bottom margin: "Bradford Comprehensive atlas 1835" LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available ... more

Persia Arabia &c.

Persia Arabia &c.

Shows city sizes by shape and size of different symbol bullets. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy has attached typewritten slip: New Universal Atlas, H. S. Tanner, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia 1846. LC co... more

Persia and Cabool /

Persia and Cabool /

Relief shown in hachures. In upper right corner: National atlas, 25. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia Arabia &c. /

Persia Arabia &c. /

Divides Persia in sub-boundaries, including Afghanistan and Beloochistan. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1852 by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. in the Clerk's Office of t... more

Persia Arabia & c. /

Persia Arabia & c. /

Relief shown by hachures. "No. 92" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Assyria - Portal Guardian from Nimroud. British Museum

Assyria - Portal Guardian from Nimroud. British Museum

Statue of a lion with wings and head of a bearded man. Title from item. On mount verso: 41. On mount recto: No. 2.

Assyria - Head of Portal Guardian from Nimroud. British Museum

Assyria - Head of Portal Guardian from Nimroud. British Museum

Bust sculpture of a bearded man. Title from item. On mount verso: 41.

Colton's Persia Arabia & co.

Colton's Persia Arabia & co.

Prime meridian: Washington, DC LC copy has slip attached: Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, J. H. Colton, New York, 1863, Property of Andrew Arthur Benton, New York, N. Y. LC copy stamped on: 626888.... more

Johnson's Turkey in Asia : Persia Arabia &c. /

Johnson's Turkey in Asia : Persia Arabia &c. /

Shows good details of the towns and cities along the Nile in Egypt, Nubia, and Sennar (in Sudan). Relief shown by hachures. Has a slip note stating "Johnson's New Ilustrated Family Atlas, John & Ward, New York,... more

Colton's Persia Arabia & c. /

Colton's Persia Arabia & c. /

Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Has a vine motif frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped on: 626888.

Map of Persia, Turkey in Asia : Afghanistan, Beloochistan.

Map of Persia, Turkey in Asia : Afghanistan, Beloochistan.

Shows parts of Egypt and Nubia east of the Nile. Has a note at the bottom saying, "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerks Office of the District Court for th... more

U.S. Reports: Powers v. Comly, 101 U.S. 789 (1879)

U.S. Reports: Powers v. Comly, 101 U.S. 789 (1879)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 101; October Term, 1879; Powers v. Comly

Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. In right margin: Indexed atlas of the world, [Persia, etc.] From: Rand, McNally & Co. Atlas of the world, 1882, p. 183. Available also through the Libr... more

Palestine, or, the Holy Land ; Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Palestine, or, the Holy Land ; Persia, Afghanistan and Beluchistan.

Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. At head of sheet: Rand McNally & Co.'s map of Asia and Europe. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Includes index.

A map of the countries between Constantinople and Calcutta : including Turkey in Asia, Persia, Afghanistan & Turkestan.

A map of the countries between Constantinople and Calcutta : including...

Shows railroads, submarine telegraphs, and boundaries of British possessions colored in red. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. "Stanford's Geogl. Establ." Includes distance table between cities in Brit... more

Shemasha (Deacon) Ishai d'Mar Shimun (half-brother of Patriarch Mar Rowel and father of the next Patriarch of the Church of the East, Mar Benyamin), seated, with secretary and servants, possibly in Urmia, Persia or Turkey

Shemasha (Deacon) Ishai d'Mar Shimun (half-brother of Patriarch Mar Ro...

Photograph shows standing behind Ishai d'Mar Shimun (left to right): Younnan Qambar of Eyal, Yacuo Youkhanna, Golo Pokho Quchanos, Okhky de Mar Bishu, Sh. Attyeya Quchanos, Henardo Daniel Quchanos, and Yousep M... more

Map of Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Map of Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Relief shown by hachures. At head of map: Rand, McNally & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia (Iran), Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Persia (Iran), Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

In upper right corner: No. 103. From: The Century atlas of the world, 1897. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Relief shown in hachures. From: Rand McNally and Company, Indexed atlas of the world, no. 115. Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia, Cossacks at luncheon

Persia, Cossacks at luncheon

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is availabl... more

Persia, Afghanistan & Baluchistan.

Persia, Afghanistan & Baluchistan.

Relief shown by Hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia, Afghanistan, Baluchistan and parts of central Asia.

Persia, Afghanistan, Baluchistan and parts of central Asia.

Relief shown by Hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Persia (Iran), Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Persia (Iran), Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

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

Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan.

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

Shah of Persia, Mohammed Ali Mirzi, Dec. 19, 1907 / G. Grantham Bain News Service.

Shah of Persia, Mohammed Ali Mirzi, Dec. 19, 1907 / G. Grantham Bain N...

Photograph shows the Shah of Persia, full-length portrait, seated, wearing an ornate robe and crown. Bain News Service photograph. Title from item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Persia - Mohmammedan priests

Persia - Mohmammedan priests

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Persia - Dervishes, Mollahs and Saids

Persia - Dervishes, Mollahs and Saids

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Russian soldiers in Persia

Russian soldiers in Persia

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Persia - Dervishes

Persia - Dervishes

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is availabl... more

Map of eastern Turkey in Asia, Syria and western Persia (ethnographical).

Map of eastern Turkey in Asia, Syria and western Persia (ethnographica...

"Published by the Royal Geographical Society, 1910" "Railways inserted November, 1917" "G.S.G.S. No. 2901" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Shah of Persia arriving in Ourmiah

Shah of Persia arriving in Ourmiah

Photo shows visit of Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898-1930), to Urmia, Iran. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Ourmiah, Persia - Awaiting the Shah

Ourmiah, Persia - Awaiting the Shah

Photo shows visit of Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898-1930) to Urmia, Iran. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Ourmiah, Persia - Fruit Market

Ourmiah, Persia - Fruit Market

Photo probably taken during visit of Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898-1930) to Urmia, Iran. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and similar Bain negative: LC-B2-3284-14)

Grain Market, Ourmiah, Persia

Grain Market, Ourmiah, Persia

Photo probably taken during visit of Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898-1930) to Urmia, Iran. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and similar Bain negative: LC-B2-3284-14)

Shah of Persia [Iran]

Shah of Persia [Iran]

Photograph shows Ahmad Shah Qajar (1898-1930) who was Shah of Persia (now Iran) from 1909 to 1925. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Palace attendants (runners), Persia

Palace attendants (runners), Persia

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Lest we perish Campaign for $30,000,000 ; American Committee for Relief in the Near East ; Armenia - Greece - Syria - Persia ; One Madison Ave., New York, Cleveland H. Dodge, Treasurer.

Lest we perish Campaign for $30,000,000 ; American Committee for Relie...

Near eastern girl with arms outstretched. Committee on Public Information, Division on Pictorial Publicity (DPP). Promotional goal: U.S. G.J7. 1918. Promotional goal: U.S. G.J48. 1918.

Fort of Van, from Tabriz gate

Fort of Van, from Tabriz gate

J264471 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Vartan A. Hampikian, New York. Title also in Armenian. No. 2.

Figure of Persian god Mithras, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

Figure of Persian god Mithras, National Academy of Sciences, Washingto...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Map of Turky [sic], Arabia and Persia.

Map of Turky [sic], Arabia and Persia.

Relief shown pictorially. From Senex's New general atlas. Published in London by D. Browne in 1721. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

The history of Persia

The history of Persia

Pedro, not Antonio, Teixeira was the compiler of this work.--cf. Silva, Dicc. bibl. port., Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale, and Brit. mus. Catalogue. A translation, with additions, of Pedro Teixeira's Relaciones... more

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