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Topic: pittsburgh pa

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Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. In this map the name Ohio R. ou la belle rivière is applied also to the Allegheny. The words "direction of" have been inserted in p... more

Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

Scale not given. Date from dealers catalog: [1760-70] Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC copy incomplete: Lower left and right sections missing. Includes index to points of interest and illus. Oriented ... more

Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

Plan of the lots laid out at Pittsburg and the Coal Hill.

Scale ca. 1:1,600. Title, on label, on verso: Plan of the lots at Pittsburg & Coal Hill and the manor. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Deteriorated along previous fold lines. Watermark: J. Wh... more

To the inhabitants of certain counties lying west of the Laurell Hill, in the State of Pennsylvania. Friends and fellow citizens. You see encamped in the bosom of your district, a numerous and well appointed army, formed of citizens of every des

To the inhabitants of certain counties lying west of the Laurell Hill,...

Title.; Imprint 3.; Evans 27978.; On verso: 02-82-086.34 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Po... more

Tariff correspondence. The answer of Messrs. Wilkins, Lynch, Patterson and Craft, to the following letter addresed to them by a number of the Mechanics and Manufacturers of this City and County, having been received and considered ... [Pittsburg

Tariff correspondence. The answer of Messrs. Wilkins, Lynch, Patterson...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 153, Folder 8. Copy scanned: 1

Refutation. To the Democratic party of Allegheny County. A paper called the Aurora, and professing to be Democratic, having made a charge against me ... I published in the morning post, the following plain denial of the charge ... George R. Ridd

Refutation. To the Democratic party of Allegheny County. A paper calle...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 154, Folder 12b.

City dictation!!! To the Democrats of Allegheny County. You have doubtless heard of the nomination of George R. Riddle for the office of prothonotary, by the Democratic convention of August 30th on the 6th ballot ... Democrats! will you be base

City dictation!!! To the Democrats of Allegheny County. You have doubt...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 154, Folder 12a.

Great conflagration at Pittsburgh. View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from near Birmingham lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, No. 100 Chestnut Street, Philada

Great conflagration at Pittsburgh. View of the ruins of the city of Pi...

Print shows a panoramic view from across the Monongahela River of the ruins of Pittsburgh after a fire destroyed a large portion of the city on April 10th, 1845. Title from item. Caption continues: City of Pitt... more

View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from Boyd's Hill painted by W.C. Wall ; on stone by James Queen ; lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, No. 100, Chesnut Street, Philada

View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from Boyd's Hill painted b...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania after the fire of April 10, 1845. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library ... more

View of the city of Pittsburgh from near Saw Mill Run painted by W.C. Wall ; on stone by James Queen ; lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, No. 100, Chesnut Street, Philada

View of the city of Pittsburgh from near Saw Mill Run painted by W.C. ...

Print shows a distant view of Pittsburgh at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monogahela Rivers from a vantage point along the Ohio River. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson co... more

At Pittsburg [i.e. Pittsburgh]

At Pittsburg [i.e. Pittsburgh]

Drawing shows a view of the hills around the rivers of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the effect of the suspension bridge - steam blowing off on the Birhmingham shore. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the ... more

Ohio and Monongahila [i.e. Monongahela] Rivers from the suspension bridge Pittsburg [i.e. Pittsburgh] Pa

Ohio and Monongahila [i.e. Monongahela] Rivers from the suspension bri...

Drawing shows a view of the hills along the Ohio and Monogahela rivers of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with buildings along the shore and a steamboat on the water. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreig... more

A letter from a member of the Cabinet. The Pittsburgh Chronicle publishes the following letter, which it says a prominent clergyman of Pittsburgh has just received from a member of President Buchanan's Cabinet - a truly Christian man and a tried

A letter from a member of the Cabinet. The Pittsburgh Chronicle publis...

Positive Photostat; A letter from a member of the Cabinet.; On verso: Ac. 5037 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed E... more

Map of Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

Map of Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys /

General-content county map showing relief, roads, railroads, place-names, buildings in rural areas, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers the Pittsburgh metropolitan area... more

The truth of history. From "The Paper" Pittsburg, Pa. [1871].

The truth of history. From "The Paper" Pittsburg, Pa. [1871].

On verso: 106 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 159, Folder 43.

Making bessemer steel at Pittsburgh - the converters at work / drawn by Charles Graham.

Making bessemer steel at Pittsburgh - the converters at work / drawn b...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1886 April 10, pp. 232-233.

Extract from the speech of Genl. Benj. Harrison to the Clay County, Indiana, miners. Pittsburgh. [Reprinted from the American people of Sept. 12, 1888.].

Extract from the speech of Genl. Benj. Harrison to the Clay County, In...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 160, Folder 28a.

[View of the South side of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from Bluff St., showing railroad trestle work down to river]

[View of the South side of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from Bluff St., s...

Photograph taken from the downtown side of the Monongahela River looking towards Mount Washington. The Historic Pittsburgh Image Collections quotes a caption on an original print of this photograph at the Histo... more

Pittsburgh exposition supplement

Pittsburgh exposition supplement

Print shows the Pittsburgh Exposition Society buildings Music Hall and possibly Machinery Hall on the waterfront with steamboats and smaller craft on the river. 22703 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Ill... more

Carnegie library competition, Pittsburgh, Pa. Preliminary study / / William E. Greenawalt, archt., New York.

Carnegie library competition, Pittsburgh, Pa. Preliminary study / / Wi...

Photograph shows library as perspective projection and floor plan. Title from item. Print clipped from unidentified publication. Illus. in: Scrapbook HS M2 in the AIA/AAF Collection, page 99. Gift; American Ins... more

Neck of Y: railroad juction near Pittsburgh, Pa., 1895

Neck of Y: railroad juction near Pittsburgh, Pa., 1895

Photograph shows railroad junction with train traveling on left side of tracks and train coming into the railroad station on the right. Title from item.

Exposition building, Pittsburg, Pa

Exposition building, Pittsburg, Pa

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016359. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Fred Clifford "Cap" Clarke, Pittsburgh Pirates baseball player/manager, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing uniform]

[Fred Clifford "Cap" Clarke, Pittsburgh Pirates baseball player/manage...

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

[Carnegie library in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania]

[Carnegie library in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania]

Photograph shows a reading room filled with children and young adults in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie library. Creating the first fully developed children's department in 1899 is one of the historic ... more