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Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Scenic Railroad in Durango, Colorado

Steam locomotives in the roundhouse of the Durango & Silverton Narrow ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

Jefferson Davis / Wm. S. Pendleton, photographer, no. 5 Chatham Square, N.Y.

Jefferson Davis / Wm. S. Pendleton, photographer, no. 5 Chatham Square...

Photograph shows a full length portrait of Jefferson Davis, holding his hat in hand. Verso image shows the slave quarters on his plantation. Title from item. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: CDV60. "Jeffer... more

[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in uniform, amputated hand visible] / Thos. D. Givin, photographer, No. 432 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in u...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Rick Brown, May 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). ... more

John T. Ford / J.W. Perkins, photographer, No. 211 Baltimore Street, near Charles, Baltimore.

John T. Ford / J.W. Perkins, photographer, No. 211 Baltimore Street, n...

Photograph shows theater manager John Thompson Ford, three-quarter-length portrait, standing, facing front. Title from item. Forms part of: Visual materials from the John Thompson Ford papers. Accession no. PR ... more

[Early foreign photographer in Yokohama]

[Early foreign photographer in Yokohama]

Print shows a western photographer with a large camera and other westerners in a room in Yokohama, Japan. Title devised by Library staff. Format: vertical Oban Nishikie. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawi... more

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South]

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photograph...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown.

John Clark, Lt. Col. U.S.M.R.R. / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 706 Arch St., Philada[delphia].

John Clark, Lt. Col. U.S.M.R.R. / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 70...

Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Signed on recto: Yours truly, John Clark, Lt. Col. U.S.M.R.R. Gift; Florence C. Abel; 1961. Bo... more

[Unidentified man seated at table] / G.T. Lape, photographer, 130 Chatham St., N.Y.

[Unidentified man seated at table] / G.T. Lape, photographer, 130 Chat...

Title devised by Library staff. On verso: For Mrs. Berry with regards of E.C.U.

[French photographer in old Yokohama]

[French photographer in old Yokohama]

Print shows a photographer wearing western clothing adjusting a camera beneath a shoud; a woman stands behind him, also wearing western clothing, holding a plate or a photograph, also, photographic supplies are... more

Unidentified man, likely photographer George Stacy, sitting at a table, looking through a microscope Stacy, photographer, 691 Broadway

Unidentified man, likely photographer George Stacy, sitting at a table...

Title devised by Library staff. Man shown in image identified as George Stacy by Keith B.C. Brady and Jean Stacy Gore in their article "George Stacy," published in Stereo World, March/April (2015), v. 40, no. 5... more

Prof. Agassiz / James W. Black, photographer.

Prof. Agassiz / James W. Black, photographer.

Professor Louis Agassiz, half-length portrait, seated, facing front. Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. In album: Cartes de visite portraits of U.S. Army officers, children, and others, p. 24, left.

Maj. Gen. Thomas / A.S. Morse, photographer, Dep't. of the Cumberland, Branch of Hd. Qrs., 25 Cedar Street, Nashville, Tenn.

Maj. Gen. Thomas / A.S. Morse, photographer, Dep't. of the Cumberland,...

Photograph shows portrait of Major General George Henry Thomas, known as the "Rock of Chickamauga." Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection o... more

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Stereograph shows a group of men standing next to wagons labeled "Sam A. Cooley U.S. Photographer Department of the South", with a camera on the left, and two African American men employed as drivers. Title fro... more

[Unidentified Union officer, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right] / photographed by Brigham Bishop, photographer, Army of the Cumberland.

[Unidentified Union officer, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right...

Title devised by Library staff. In: Adolph Metzner photograph album ..., no. 61. Color laser copy reference surrogate, showing front and back of photo, filed with finding aids for LOT 8751 in P&P Reading Room.

[Captain Louis Kimmel, Union officer, head-and-shoulders  portrait, facing front] / P.W. Wolever, photographer, LaFayette, Ind.

[Captain Louis Kimmel, Union officer, head-and-shoulders portrait, fa...

Title devised by Library staff. In: Adolph Metzner photograph album ..., no. 71. Color laser copy reference surrogate, showing front and back of photo, filed with finding aids for LOT 8751 in P&P Reading Room.

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform] / W.E. James, photographer, 267 Fulton Street, (opposite Clinton,) Brooklyn.

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform]...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). pp/liljpaper

J. J. Moore / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 706 Arch St., Philada[delphia].

J. J. Moore / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 706 Arch St., Philada[...

Photograph shows portrait of James J. Moore, engineer and superintendent of military railroads in Virginia. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1... more

President Lincoln of battle-field of Antietam, October 3, 1862 / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

President Lincoln of battle-field of Antietam, October 3, 1862 / Alex....

Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln at Antietam, Maryland, on Friday, October 3, 1862; Lincoln is posed standing by a chair and facing McClellan with other Union Army officers grouped outside a tent. From left to ... more

Scene in Pleasant Valley, Maryland / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Scene in Pleasant Valley, Maryland / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing a group of men and women, including Union army officers' family members, on the porch of a house owned by Mrs. Lee. The two officers were members of the staff of Gen. McClellan and Gen. Burnside.

Scouts and guides to the Army of the Potomac / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Scouts and guides to the Army of the Potomac / Alex. Gardner, photogra...

Illustration showing members of the Secret Service department of the Army of the Potomac.

Major General George B. M'Clellan / R.W. Addis, photographer, Washington, D.C.

Major General George B. M'Clellan / R.W. Addis, photographer, Washingt...

Photograph shows George Brinton McClellan, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Printed on mount: For sale by Philip & Solomons, Washington, D.C. Ente... more

Pontoon bridge across the Potomac, at Berlin / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Pontoon bridge across the Potomac, at Berlin / Alex. Gardner, photogra...

Photograph showing a pontoon bridge across the Potomac River to the village of Berlin, Maryland. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomon... more

What do I want, John Henry? Warrenton, Va., November 1862 / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

What do I want, John Henry? Warrenton, Va., November 1862 / Alex. Gard...

White soldier sitting facing young black servant, who is holding bottle and cake(?), with two other soldiers sitting and one standing in front of two tents. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the ... more

Interior view of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographer in 1864 [i.e. 1863]

Interior view of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate ...

Photograph showing debris inside the fort. No. 4382. Title from item. Date and photographer's name from 99 Historic Images of Civil War Charleston, ed. by Garry Adelman, John Richter, and Bob Zeller, Center for... more

[Military camp at Morris Island, South Carolina] / G.T. Lape, photographer, 146 Chatham St., N.Y.

[Military camp at Morris Island, South Carolina] / G.T. Lape, photogra...

Photograph shows rows of tents, possibly of the 9th Maine Infantry Regiment, on a beach. Title devised by Library staff. Neg. no. B8184-10378. Information from the back of a similar photo in the collection of R... more

Interior view of Fort Sumter in 1864 [i.e. 1863] taken by a Confederate photographer

Interior view of Fort Sumter in 1864 [i.e. 1863] taken by a Confederat...

Photo shows two soldiers standing on the ruins of a chimney after the bombardment of Fort Sumter in 1863. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. I, p. 99". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Interior views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographer in 1864 [i.e. 1863]

Interior views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate...

Photograph showing casemates and other debris inside the fort. No. 4381. Title from item. Date and photographer's name from 99 Historic Images of Civil War Charleston, ed. by Garry Adelman, John Richter, and Bo... more

Incidents of the war / A. Gardner, photographer.

Incidents of the war / A. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing scouts and guides of the Army of the Potomac in Brandy Station, Virginia. Title from item. Corresponding negative filed as LC-B817-7294. Subject information from Civil War photographs, 1861-1... more

Interior views of Fort Sumter, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographer in 1864 [i.e. 1863]

Interior views of Fort Sumter, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographe...

Photograph showing the Confederate garrison and troops amidst the ruins of the interior of the fort. No. 4379. Title from item. Date and photographer's name from 99 Historic Images of Civil War Charleston, ed. ... more

Left sec. 20th Indiana Battery, Chattanooga, Tenn. / I. H. Bonsall, photographer.

Left sec. 20th Indiana Battery, Chattanooga, Tenn. / I. H. Bonsall, ph...

Photograph shows unidentified soldiers posed with cannons. Title from item. Purchase; Andrew Smith Gallery, Inc.; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:117). Vender : Andrew Smith Gallery, Inc.

Interior views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographer in 1864 [i.e. 1863]

Interior views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate...

Photograph showing Confederate garrison cooking dinner amidst the ruins of the interior of the fort. No. 4380. Title from item. Date and photographer's name from 99 Historic Images of Civil War Charleston, ed. ... more

Interior Views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate photographer in 1864 [i.e. 1863]

Interior Views of Fort Sumter, Charleston, S.C. taken by a Confederate...

Photograph showing ruins inside Fort Sumter. No. 4377. Title from item. Date and photographer's name from 99 Historic Images of Civil War Charleston, ed. by Garry Adelman, John Richter, and Bob Zeller, Center f... more

Home of a rebel sharpshooter / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Home of a rebel sharpshooter / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing a dead Confederate soldier and his gun. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 41. Copyright by... more

Charles A. Fuller / Landy, photographer, 68 & 70 [West Fourth Street, Cincinna]ti.

Charles A. Fuller / Landy, photographer, 68 & 70 [West Fourth Street, ...

Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Signed on recto: Respectfully, Charles A. Fuller. Signed on verso: J. B. Clough and annotated ... more

Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863. Battlefield of Gettysburg. Woods on left of Chambersburg Pike in which Archers Brigade was captured. (Also called the Wheat Field). Brady the photographer is shown

Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863. Battlefield of Gettysburg. Woods on left of...

Title from item. Another print from this negative is LOT 4167-A, no. 7.

Studying the art of war / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Studying the art of war / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing a group of officers at Fairfax courthouse including: Major Ludlow, Lt. Rosencranz, Count Zeppalin, Lt. Colonel Dickinson, and Ulric Dahlgren. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of... more

The Supreme Court of the United States / A. Gardner, photographer.

The Supreme Court of the United States / A. Gardner, photographer.

Photo shows Clerk D.W. Middleton, Associate Justices Davis [misspelled on photo as Davies], Swayne, Grier [misspelled on photo as Greer], Wayne, Nelson, Clifford, Miller, Field, and Chief Justice Chase

[Unidentified elderly woman in shawl and cap] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in photographic albums, and oval rosewood and gilt frames, Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

[Unidentified elderly woman in shawl and cap] / J. St. John, photograp...

Title devised by Library staff. Two cent postage stamp on verso.

[Mary Todd Lincoln] / Union card picture, made by George F. Ayer, photographer, 161 Middle Street, Portland.

[Mary Todd Lincoln] / Union card picture, made by George F. Ayer, phot...

Photograph shows portrait of Mary Todd Lincoln probably by Wenderoth and Taylor taken in 1864 and reproduced by George F. Ayer in 1864 or later. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC... more

Jericho Mills, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Jericho Mills, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing a pontoon bridge connecting one side of the North Anna River in Virginia with the Union Army camp after their defeat of the Confederates. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the... more

View on canal, near Crenshaw's Mill, Richmond, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

View on canal, near Crenshaw's Mill, Richmond, Virginia / Alex. Gardne...

Photograph showing a view of the canal on which supplies were brought to the Confederate capital. Crenshaw's flour mill is on the left. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gar... more

[Unidentified man seated at table] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in photographic albums, and oval rosewood and gilt frames, Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

[Unidentified man seated at table] / J. St. John, photographer and dea...

Title devised by Library staff. Two cent postage stamp on verso.

[Two unidentified Civil War soldiers in Union uniforms, seated in a photographer's studio; one is holding a saber]

[Two unidentified Civil War soldiers in Union uniforms, seated in a ph...

Photo by D.C. Bettison, Louisville, Ky. With revenue stamp on back of mount. Ink caption on album page, "Genl. J.B. McPherson at Memphis, Tenn." But, photo does not match known likenesses of McPherson. Transf... more

[Unidentified elderly man] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in photographic albums, and oval rosewood and gilt frames, Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

[Unidentified elderly man] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in p...

Title devised by Library staff. Two cent postage stamp on verso.

[Abraham Lincoln] / Union card picture, made by George F. Ayer, photographer, 161 Middle Street, Portland.

[Abraham Lincoln] / Union card picture, made by George F. Ayer, photog...

Photograph shows portrait of Abraham Lincoln by Anthony Berger taken February 9, 1864 and reproduced by George F. Ayer in 1864 or later. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP-2014... more

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing Quarles Mill on the North Anna River where soldiers in nearby camps caught fish. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solo... more

[Unidentified man] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in photographic albums, and oval rosewood and gilt frames, Elkhorn, Wisconsin.

[Unidentified man] / J. St. John, photographer and dealer in photograp...

Title devised by Library staff. Two cent postage stamp on verso.

[Peter Force, full-length portrait, seated at table, facing slightly right, holding a quill pen in his right hand, with books on table and floor] / A. Gardner, photographer, Washington, D.C.

[Peter Force, full-length portrait, seated at table, facing slightly r...

Title devised by Library staff. Revenue stamp on verso. Cancellation dated Sept. 23, 1865. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Peter Force by Gardner. Exhibited: "Alexander Gardner : The War and the West" at the Nati... more

Falls of Minne-ha-ha and rustic bridge / J. Carbutt, photographer, Chicago, Illinois..

Falls of Minne-ha-ha and rustic bridge / J. Carbutt, photographer, Chi...

Stereograph shows two women and a man standing on a footbridge before a waterfall. Printed on mount: Views of Minnesota and Vicinity. Title from item. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105). Forms ... more

H. W. Erskine / T. M. Schleier, photographer, Nashville & Knoxville, Tenn.

H. W. Erskine / T. M. Schleier, photographer, Nashville & Knoxville, T...

Photograph shows portrait of Liberian man in suit and bowtie. Title from item. The American Colonization Society was organized in 1817 to resettle African Americans in Liberia. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype ... more

Harry J. Goodrich "Sunbeam Gallery," B. E. Terrill, photographer, 147 & 149 S. Clark St., Morrison Block, Chicago.

Harry J. Goodrich "Sunbeam Gallery," B. E. Terrill, photographer, 147 ...

On recto: Sincerely yours, Harry J. Goodrich. On verso: Chicago, Ills., Oct. 18, 1866. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Gift; F... more

The Surratt jury / Johnson, photographer.

The Surratt jury / Johnson, photographer.

Photograph shows the 12 male jurors at the trial of John H. Surratt. The individual jurors are identified by name below the image. Title from item. Copyright by J. Orville Johnson.

Ku Klux Klan, Watertown Division 289 / Hart, photographer, Watertown, N.Y.

Ku Klux Klan, Watertown Division 289 / Hart, photographer, Watertown, ...

Photograph shows ten men posed seated and standing, wearing hats with "KKK" in large letters, and with a skull and bones arranged on the floor in front of them. Title from item. Purchase; Marian Carson; 2001; (... more

Fort George Island, Fla. / J. S. Mitchell, photographer.

Fort George Island, Fla. / J. S. Mitchell, photographer.

Photograph shows a person walking along a tree lined path, Fort George Island, Fla. Title from item. "J. S. Mitchell, photographer, 77 1/2 West Bay Street, Jacksonville, Fla."

Devil's Tea Kettle / Andrew Price, photographer.

Devil's Tea Kettle / Andrew Price, photographer.

Geyser emitting steam on a hillside in Sonoma County, California. On verso: Julian H. Hatch, West Medford. No. 10.

T.E.M. White, stereograph photographer, New Bedford, Mass.

T.E.M. White, stereograph photographer, New Bedford, Mass.

Business card for Thomas E.M. White showing two identical views of a shipyard in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

Globe reflection, Fort William Henry Hotel, Lake George / G. S. Irish, photographer, Glen's Falls, N.Y.

Globe reflection, Fort William Henry Hotel, Lake George / G. S. Irish,...

Stereograph shows self-portrait of photographer with camera on tripod, hotel, and lake reflected in a shiny globe. Title from item. Purchase; Jeffrey Kraus; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:123). Was AP 1005. Vender : Jeffrey Kraus.

Bee hives, New Smyrna, Florida / J. S. Mitchell, photographer.

Bee hives, New Smyrna, Florida / J. S. Mitchell, photographer.

Stereograph shows adults, children, and bee hives. Stereo by "J.S. Mitchell, photographer, 77 1/2 West Bay Street, Jacksonville, Fla". Caption card tracings: Photog. Index; Fla. N- S-; Bee culture; Shelf.

Bill Drennan, Indian scout and companion of Kit Carson / N.H. Rose, San Antonio, Texas, photographer.

Bill Drennan, Indian scout and companion of Kit Carson / N.H. Rose, Sa...

Bill Drennan, half-length portrait, facing slightly right.

Columnar Basalt, Mouth of Grand Wash, Colorado River / Timothy O'Sullivan, photographer.

Columnar Basalt, Mouth of Grand Wash, Colorado River / Timothy O'Sulli...

Photograph shows a man standing in front of a rock formation. Title from item. Gift; Mrs. George M. Lockwood; 1909 Nov. 9; (DLC/PP-1909:43909).

Reduction Mill, Bullionville, Nevada / Timothy H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Reduction Mill, Bullionville, Nevada / Timothy H. O'Sullivan, photogra...

Gift; Mrs. George M. Lockwood; 1909 Nov. 9; (DLC/PP-1909:43909). Title from item. "48" etched into glass plate negative.

Distant view of Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Distant view of Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, pho...

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. "M. Y. Boughton, Builder. Court House, Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory. T. H. O'Sullivan, Photographer" printed on verso. Possibly part of geographica... more

Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. "M. Y. Boughton, Builder. Court House, Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory. T. H. O'Sullivan, Photographer" printed on verso. Possibly part of geographica... more

Survey camp near Fort Wingate, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Survey camp near Fort Wingate, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. "M. Y. Boughton, Builder. Court House, Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory. T. H. O'Sullivan, Photographer" printed on verso. Possibly part of geographica... more

Survey camp near Fort Wingate, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Survey camp near Fort Wingate, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Photograph showing a group of tents with horses and some men in an open field. Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. Inscribed on item: Camp of Wheeler Expedition. "M. Y. Boughton, Bui... more

Officers' quarters, Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Officers' quarters, Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan,...

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. "M.Y. Boughton, Builder. Court House, Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory. T.H. O'Sullivan, Photographer" printed on verso. Possibly part of geographical ... more

The cheapest eating house in America a warm meal for 5 cts. / / Copelin, photographer.

The cheapest eating house in America a warm meal for 5 cts. / / Copeli...

Photograph shows a food stand within a large pavilion, probably at the Interstate Industrial Exposition in Chicago. Title from item.

Officers' quarters, Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan, photographer.

Officers' quarters, Fort Wingate, New Mexico, 1873 / T. H. O'Sullivan,...

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. "M.Y. Boughton, Builder. Court House, Cheyenne, Wyoming Territory. T.H. O'Sullivan, Photographer" printed on verso. Possibly part of geographical ... more

Ancient ruins on the McElmo, Utah. The traditionary butte / W.H. Jackson, photographer.

Ancient ruins on the McElmo, Utah. The traditionary butte / W.H. Jacks...

Stereograph shows rock formations. Part of: Views among the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Expedition of 1874. No. 237. Title from item. Photographed for the U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, F. V. Hayde... more

La Union, from the wharf / Illustrated by Muybridge, official photographer of the U.S. Government, San Francisco, California.

La Union, from the wharf / Illustrated by Muybridge, official photogra...

Three people on boat in foreground, military buildings and moutain in background at La Unión, El Salvador. No. 1915.

Barney's blarney / Melander, photographer.

Barney's blarney / Melander, photographer.

Stereograph shows a staged scene in which a man is wooing a woman while another woman watches from background; all dressed as if Irish people in a rustic cottage.

After Donnybrook Fair / Melander, photographer.

After Donnybrook Fair / Melander, photographer.

Staged scene in which a man in Irish style clothing appears to be drunk in a rustic cottage. 3183G(?) U.S. Copyright Office. Possibly by Melander and Brother. No. 67.

The Idaho Indian war / Chas. W. Phillips, photographer, Walla Walla.

The Idaho Indian war / Chas. W. Phillips, photographer, Walla Walla.

Three native American men, all seated, full-length, facing front. 8824(?) U.S. Copyright Office. Caption identifies sitters as Eagle of Light, Nez Percé; Joseph, Nez Percé; and (Smohollah). However, Bill Gulick... more

[Two Negroes leaning over a log] / O. Pierre Havens, (successor to Wilson & Havens,) photographer, 143 Broughton Street, Savannah, Ga.

[Two Negroes leaning over a log] / O. Pierre Havens, (successor to Wil...

Stereograph shows two African American boys leaning on a log and staring into space. 7052 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from copyright records.

[Photographer and subject, in Yokohama, Japan]

[Photographer and subject, in Yokohama, Japan]

Print shows a woman posing for a portrait photograph, half-length, seated, facing right, next to a table with a potted plant; at the top of the image is a banner filled with text and an illustration of the phot... more

John Heith, lynched on Feb. 22, 1884, by infuriated citizens in Arizona / N.H. Rose, San Antonio, Texas, photographer.

John Heith, lynched on Feb. 22, 1884, by infuriated citizens in Arizon...

The body of John Heith hanging from telephone pole.

[Seattle's first street car turning from Occidental Avenue to Yesler Way] / Theo. E. Peiser, photographer.

[Seattle's first street car turning from Occidental Avenue to Yesler W...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on card: Seattle and vicinity. Frank H. Osgood installed the street car system in Seattle. He appears in this photograph standing behind the horses. (DLC/PP-1997:105) For... more

Florida-- the Kingsley Homestead--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the Kingsley Homestead--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photog...

Stereograph shows a house on the grounds of the Kingsley Plantation, Fort George Island. 15485 U.S. Copyright Office. Series: Gems of American Scenery. Title from item. Copyright 1886 by George Barker.

Florida-- the ghost house--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the ghost house--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer,...

Stereograph shows the ruins of a structure, called the "Ghost House," Fort George Island. 15435 U.S. Copyright Office. Series: Gems of American Scenery. Title from item. Ft. George Island misspelled "St. George... more

Florida-- the mysterious graves in the forest--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the mysterious graves in the forest--Ft. George Id. / Geo. B...

Stereograph shows graves and vegetation, Fort George Island. 15461 U.S. Copyright Office. Series: Gems of American Scenery. Title from item. Copyright 1886 by George Barker.

Florida-- the great Cedar Avenue--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the great Cedar Avenue--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photog...

Stereograph shows a tree-lined path, Fort George Island.

Florida-- the shell mounds--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the shell mounds--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer...

Stereograph shows shells and vegetation, Fort George Island.

Florida-- ruins of the slave cabins--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- ruins of the slave cabins--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, pho...

Stereograph shows ruins of slave quarters, possibly on the grounds of Kingsley Plantation, Fort George Island. 15450 U.S. Copyright Office. Series: Gems of American Scenery. Title from item. Copyright 1886 by G... more

Florida-- New Years Day in the sunny south / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- New Years Day in the sunny south / Geo. Barker, photographer...

Stereograph showing African American men and children outside a building. One appears to be dancing; another man plays a violin. 15442 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1886 by Geo. Barker. Title from item.

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