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Photograph of a page from William Blake's Milton, undated

Photograph of a page from William Blake's Milton, undated

Transcribed from item: "Los and Enitharmon Regard With Horror the Flaming Orc. Blake's Milton. 1804." Item is from the Rosenwald Collection.

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front]

On verso: 1850, Saunders 2. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: One Life: Walt Whitman, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., 2006.

Watson Machine Works prior to 1850s fires.

Watson Machine Works prior to 1850s fires.

Forms part of a group of images which are copies of historical photos from Watson Machine International, a machine tool manufacturing company located at 74 Railroad Avenue, Paterson, New Jersey. These photogra... More

Copy photo of a picture loaned by Glenna Bailey, showing her friend Angeline Pettry with her mother, who was married to Absalom Pettry, a blacksmith who lived at the mouth of Hazy

Copy photo of a picture loaned by Glenna Bailey, showing her friend An...

Absalom Pettry's parents were Jacob and Celia Pettry, founding settlers on Hazy Creek who held property there in the 1850s. Angeline was an old woman when Glenna was a little girl in the 1940s. Event: Historic photo.

Watson Machine Works prior to 1850s fires.

Watson Machine Works prior to 1850s fires.

Forms part of a group of images which are copies of historical photos from Watson Machine International, a machine tool manufacturing company located at 74 Railroad Avenue, Paterson, New Jersey. These photogra... More

[Mr. Zina Hitchcock Benjamin family, posed left to right: Cornelia, Zina Hitchcock, Frances Antoinette, Samuel Clark, and Joanette Clark]

[Mr. Zina Hitchcock Benjamin family, posed left to right: Cornelia, Zi...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Cyanotype of a daguerreotype made between 1845 and 1858 (DAG - no. 1123). No. 8317.

Veteran's memorial, City Hall (1851-1852), Parks Falls, Wisconsin

Veteran's memorial, City Hall (1851-1852), Parks Falls, Wisconsin

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: Municipal misc.; Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roads... More

[Plaster decoration]

[Plaster decoration]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Relief sculpture]

[Relief sculpture]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Suspended column being set into position, U.S. Post Office]

[Suspended column being set into position, U.S. Post Office]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Bridge, with two men and a crane

Bridge, with two men and a crane

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

[Ditch with water leading to tunnel, with one man]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Nine men and a small dam?]

[Nine men and a small dam?]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of Indian sitting on animal skin]

[Sculpture of Indian sitting on animal skin]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Unfinished side of U.S. Post Office during construction

Unfinished side of U.S. Post Office during construction

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Horse and carriage on hill overlooking riverbed]

[Horse and carriage on hill overlooking riverbed]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of female figure draped in robe; eagle beside her, clutching arrows in one of its claws. Signature of J. Crawford on base]

[Sculpture of female figure draped in robe; eagle beside her, clutchin...

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Crane on construction site at edge of river]

[Crane on construction site at edge of river]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Bridge under construction]

[Bridge under construction]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Washington Aqueduct]

[Washington Aqueduct]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Capital of a column]

[Capital of a column]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Track leading into tunnel in rock, with five men]

[Track leading into tunnel in rock, with five men]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of two boys]

[Sculpture of two boys]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Sculpture of two bundles of grain and anchor]

[Sculpture of two bundles of grain and anchor]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Bridge with man sitting on top, two men standing below]

[Bridge with man sitting on top, two men standing below]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Tholus, inscribed with "E Pluribus Unum [by] T. Crawford, Sculptor, Rome, 1856"]

[Tholus, inscribed with "E Pluribus Unum [by] T. Crawford, Sculptor, R...

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Tunnel in rock, with three men]

[Tunnel in rock, with three men]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Four men on a hill overlooking a construction site with a lamp post]

[Four men on a hill overlooking a construction site with a lamp post]

Photograph. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sister, Mrs. Mary Pitman Webster.

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sist...

Cover illustration shows reproduction of daguerreotype portrait of Pittman, who popularized shorthand in the United States, with board and paint brush. Illus. in: The phonographic magazine, v. 25, no. 10 (1911 ... More

Hon. Wm. Alexander Richardson of Ill

Hon. Wm. Alexander Richardson of Ill

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... More

Alfred Beckley's Private Memorandum Book, 1856-1865, including "Statements of Agency for the Mssrs Francis and John A Granger"

Alfred Beckley's Private Memorandum Book, 1856-1865, including "Statem...

The son of John Beckley, the first clerk of the House of Representatives under George Washington, Alfred Beckley is widely recognized as the founder of Raleigh County. The man for whom the county seat of Beckle... More

Pimo women

Pimo women

Illus. in: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey ... by William H. Emory. 34th Cong., 1st sess. House Ex Doc. 135. Washington: C. Wendell, printer, 1857-... More

Diegeños

Diegeños

Illus. in: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey ... by William H. Emory. 34th Cong., 1st sess. House Ex Doc. 135. Washington: C. Wendell, printer, 1857-... More

Papagos
Co-co-pas

Co-co-pas

Illus. in: United States. Dept. of the Interior. Report on the United States and Mexican boundary survey ... by William H. Emory. 34th Cong., 1st sess. House Ex Doc. 135. Washington: C. Wendell, printer, 1857-... More

[Photograph of sculpture by Crunelle located in Freeport, Illinois.]

[Photograph of sculpture by Crunelle located in Freeport, Illinois.]

The northern Illinois town of Freeport hosted the second and most famous of the seven Lincoln-Douglas political debates on August 27, 1858. Statue at Freeport, Ill., dedicated August 29, 1929.

Portrait of Pvt. Robert Patterson, Company D, 12th Tennessee Infantry, C.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. Robert Patterson, Company D, 12th Tennessee Infantry,...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photograph made by LC in 1961 of ambrotype in collection of Mrs. Arend Cude, Washington, D.C. American Memory edition timeline.... More

Portrait photograph of James Aytoun of Kircaldy

Portrait photograph of James Aytoun of Kircaldy

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Portrait of Pvt. George Henry, Virginia Regiment, killed at Brandy Station, Va.

Portrait of Pvt. George Henry, Virginia Regiment, killed at Brandy Sta...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a photograph from unidentified source. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1108 Credit line: Civi... More

Portrait of Maj. Edmonds (of Virginia), C.S.A.

Portrait of Maj. Edmonds (of Virginia), C.S.A.

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of photograph from unidentified source. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1084 Credit line: Civil ... More

Portrait of Lt. Col. William H. Luse, 18th Mississippi Infantry, C.S.A.

Portrait of Lt. Col. William H. Luse, 18th Mississippi Infantry, C.S.A...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo contributed to LC in 1953 by Mr. C.H. Pepper, Vaughan, Miss. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1109 Credit line: Civi... More

Portrait photograph of Reverend Thomas Chalmers

Portrait photograph of Reverend Thomas Chalmers

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

James Kent

James Kent

Copy photograph of a portrait painting by an unidentified artist.

Portrait of a musician, 2d Regulars, U.S. Cavalry

Portrait of a musician, 2d Regulars, U.S. Cavalry

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a photograph in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1095 Credit... More

Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time)

Slave pen, Alexandria, VA. (Civil War time)

Address: 1315 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia.

Portrait photograph of Miss Matilda Rigby

Portrait photograph of Miss Matilda Rigby

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Portrait photograph of Robert Bryson

Portrait photograph of Robert Bryson

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

[Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, 17th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, ...

Pvt. Skidmore was killed at Yorktown, Va. around May 1, 1862.

[West front of the United States Capitol, with the new cast-iron dome under construction. In the foregrd. is the Tiber Creek or Washington City Canal and the octagonal greenhouse for the Botanic Garden]

[West front of the United States Capitol, with the new cast-iron dome ...

Vintage salt print from the personal photographic album of Montgomery Meigs. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Canals; Greenhouses.

[Lincoln portrait possibly based on Meserve 22.]

[Lincoln portrait possibly based on Meserve 22.]

Based on a photograph of the ambrotype made by William Church in Springfield on May 20, 1860. This portrait had no wide circulation, as they were made for Mr. J. Brown of Philadelphia, who used them in painting... More

Portrait of Col. John S. Mosby, 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A., and friend

Portrait of Col. John S. Mosby, 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, C.S....

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of photograph by Israel and Company in collection of William B. Jennings. American Memory edition time... More

Portrait photograph of Dr. George Combe

Portrait photograph of Dr. George Combe

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Portrait photograph of an unidentified woman

Portrait photograph of an unidentified woman

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Portrait of Lt. Bartley Pace Bynum, C.S.A., also Chaplain in the Confederate Army

Portrait of Lt. Bartley Pace Bynum, C.S.A., also Chaplain in the Confe...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of photograph from unidentified source. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1060 Credit line: Civil ... More

[Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

[Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

Meserve no. 26. A photograph by Hesler of Chicago, made in Springfield, Illinois on June 3, 1860. Mr. Truman H. Bartlett stated that this after Mr. Hesler's death in 1865 were bought by Mr. George B Ayres, who ... More

Portrait of Lt. Edwin J. Sweet, 40th New York Infantry, USA

Portrait of Lt. Edwin J. Sweet, 40th New York Infantry, USA

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a photograph from an unidentified source. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1053 Credit line: C... More

[Brady & Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

[Brady & Hesler portrait of Lincoln.]

Hesler Photograph: Meserve no. 26, June 1860, also known as the Ayre's portrait

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of an ambrotype or tintype. Credit: Mr. G.K. Holmes, Cornwall Bridge, Conn. American Memory edition ti... More

Portrait photograph of Mrs. Rigby (Anne Palgrave)

Portrait photograph of Mrs. Rigby (Anne Palgrave)

Title devised. Lantern slide reproduction by Arnold Genthe of a calotype by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, 17th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, 1...

Pvt. Skidmore was killed at Yorktown, Va. around May 1, 1862. Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a photograph in collection of United ... More

Lieutenant Colonel Thomas D. Chamberlain of Co. G and I, 20th Maine Infantry Regiment in uniform

Lieutenant Colonel Thomas D. Chamberlain of Co. G and I, 20th Maine In...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Original tintype acquired by the Library in 2015 and processed as AMB/TIN no. 4009. Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a photograph in... More

[Unidentified soldier in kepi with letter and envelope]

[Unidentified soldier in kepi with letter and envelope]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 93. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress).