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An elegy occasioned by the sudden and awful death of Mr. Nathanael Baker Dedham; a young man just upon the point of marriage and son to Lieutenant John Baker. He fell from his horse on Monday night the 7th of May, 1733. And died the Wednesday fo

An elegy occasioned by the sudden and awful death of Mr. Nathanael Bak...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Verse. 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 34, Folder 28.

[Fort Edward to Crown Point.

[Fort Edward to Crown Point.

Scale ca. 1:250,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. In pencil: No. 26. "The original of this plan was found with General de Diskau when he was taken pr... more

S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts built round it; which I took on the mountain to the west of Crown Point abt. a miles distance.

S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts bu...

Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

A north view of Crown Point

A north view of Crown Point

Drawing shows a British gunboat under sail on Lake Champlain with a view of Crown Point, New York in the background. Title from item. Drawing attributed to Thomas Davies.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With...

Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References."... more

A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on which is fixed the line of forty five degrees north lattit. terminating the boundarys betwe[e]n the provinces of Quebec and New York agre[e]able to his Majesty's proclamation done by order and instruction of the Honourable James Murray, esqr., Governor of the Province of Quebec and the Honourable His Majestys Council

A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on whi...

Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. In pencil, lower left margin: No. 10. Includes descriptive notes and... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

Crown Point & part of Lake Champlain.

Crown Point & part of Lake Champlain.

Scale 1:7,920; 10 chains to 1 in. Title from manuscript on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 17... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town. Survey'd in the winter, 1775 [i.e. 1766]

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Ho... more

Guerritte, a fort or small tower of stone or wood, on the point of a bastion, or on the angles of the shoulder, to hold a sentry

Guerritte, a fort or small tower of stone or wood, on the point of a b...

Print shows a guérite on the corner of a fort. Title from item. Illus. in: A new military, historical, and explanatory dictionary ... / Thomas Simes. Philadelphia : Sold by Humphreys, Bell, and Aitken, 1776. Pu... more

Fort on Dorc̃ester Point.

Fort on Dorc̃ester Point.

Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by... more

[Coast of Maine from Rockland Harbor to Pemaquid Point.

[Coast of Maine from Rockland Harbor to Pemaquid Point.

Scale ca. 1:49,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along fold and edges of sheet. Shows the coast of Knox and Lincoln Counties. LC Maps of N... more

Fort on Charlestown Point.

Fort on Charlestown Point.

Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 1. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same h... more

Edmund Randolph to Thomas Jefferson, July 27, 1779, Anthony Wayne's Capture of Stony Point on the Hudson River

Edmund Randolph to Thomas Jefferson, July 27, 1779, Anthony Wayne's Ca...

Anthony Wayne's Capture of Stony Point on the Hudson River

[Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions.

[Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop p...

Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso... more

The north point of Grandmanan Island in the Bay Fundy bearing E.N.E. distant two leagues

The north point of Grandmanan Island in the Bay Fundy bearing E.N.E. d...

Print shows ships passing cliffs at the north point of Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, by Joseph F.... more

[Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

[Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island.

Scale ca. 1:7,700. Folded title, on label: Reconnoissance de King's bridge. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Sectioned... more

Nouvelle forme de globe aërostatique. Au centre duquel est adapté pour point d'apui une machine aussi simple que facile à manœuvrer, pour avancer et se diriger dans les airs / / composé, dessiné, et gravé par le Sr. Mathieu, mecanitien.

Nouvelle forme de globe aërostatique. Au centre duquel est adapté pour...

Design drawing shows front and side elevations and plan of balloon with devices designed to facilitate navigation and maneuverability while in the air. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the rock on Point Levi, by Wm. Peachy Octr. 23d, 1784 / engraved by J. Wells.

A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the ro...

Print shows ship in the foreground with the city of Québec in the distance.

Le mea culpa du Prince Lambesc -- sans restitution point de salut

Le mea culpa du Prince Lambesc -- sans restitution point de salut

Print shows three men representing the nobility, the clergy, and the third estate meeting beneath a tree against which is sitting Prince de Lambesc, while workmen demolish the Bastille in the background. May sy... more

[One-point perspective sketches of structure, road, and trees, with shifting vanishing point]

[One-point perspective sketches of structure, road, and trees, with sh...

Four sketches. Church interior elevation and section with galleries and vaulted ceiling on verso. M.I.T. no. A-d-12. Drawing not signed; attribution based on handwriting and drawing style. From the Massachusett... more

Principles and course of proceeding, with regard to the disposition of the monies borrowed abroad by virtue of the acts of the 4th and 12th of August, as to the point of authority. Alexander Hamilton, secretary of the Treasury. Philadelphia, Apr

Principles and course of proceeding, with regard to the disposition of...

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 220, Folder 5a.

Fort Putnam, West Point

Fort Putnam, West Point

Illus. in: The Portfolio, 1811, v. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY West Point; Forts...; Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

Survey from the bay of Perdido to Mobile Point made by order of Genl. James Wilkinson /

Survey from the bay of Perdido to Mobile Point made by order of Genl. ...

Pen-and-ink. "April 1813." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Take notice. The trustees of Point Pleasant Market, take this method to inform the butchers and others that they have completed the Market-House, (situate at the inter-section of Frankford Road and Maiden Street, in the Northern Liberties,) and

Take notice. The trustees of Point Pleasant Market, take this method t...

Imprint 3. 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 152, Folder 12.

View from Fishkill looking to West Point / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

View from Fishkill looking to West Point / painted by W.G. Wall ; engr...

Print shows a view of the Hudson River from above Fishkill, New York, looking south along the Hudson River toward West Point. A sidewheel steamship heads south on the river, and a cowherd tends three cows at th... more

O'Connell and the Minister at the bar of the (Crown) and (Anchor) trying to settle a knotty point over a drop of Irish whiskey

O'Connell and the Minister at the bar of the (Crown) and (Anchor) tryi...

"Wellington (left) stands facing O'Connell with a smile, right hand held out..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. [Williams]. Above the design as an alternative title: To Be or... more

Public meeting. At a meeting of the Jackson Democratic citizens of Iowa County, at the town of Mineral Point, on Saturday, the 22nd of August, 1835, Col. James H. Gentry was called to the chair ... [1835].

Public meeting. At a meeting of the Jackson Democratic citizens of Iow...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 4948, #54. 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; Portf... more

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Corporation of the City of Washington, approved 26th May 1837 /

Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands ...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through t... more

Stony Point, near Gibraltar, on the Hudson River, U.S. July 24th 1846

Stony Point, near Gibraltar, on the Hudson River, U.S. July 24th 1846

Drawing shows a steamship on the Hudson River, with a view of the lighthouse at Stony Point, New York. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2000:086

Section of Bermuda Lighthouse Tower (Gibbs Hill); and Cast Iron Lighthouse Morant Point, Jamaica

Section of Bermuda Lighthouse Tower (Gibbs Hill); and Cast Iron Lighth...

Illus. in: Plates Accompanying Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the Improvements in the Lighthouse System and Collateral Aids to Navigation, detail of plate 25, (left side). On lower right: Lith. by E... more

Map of rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and Boston; compiled for the Cocheco Railroad Co. November, 1848.

Map of rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and Boston; c...

Map shows Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Includes a table of distances and indicates "constructed & completed" and "contemplated & chartered" railroads. The Cocheco line was chartered on July 2, 184... more

Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R.R. 4 miles below its junction with the Columbia R.R. & terminating at the R.R. bridge at Gray's Ferry; showing it to be the easiest & most economical route for avoiding the inclined plans & approaching the city of Philadelphia; surveyed February, 1849.

Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R....

The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the lower right of the map. The area covered is along Mill Creek and from the Lancaster Pike to Schuylkill River. Scale 1:9,600. Across bottom of map: "Profiles ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du sud-est au point B / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du sud-est au point B / Fél...

General view of the approach to the island of Philae from the southeast as seen from "point B" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale - ruines vues du point M / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard phot.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale - ruines vues du point M...

View of the western colonnade on the island of Philae, as seen from "point M" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - decoration de la paroi intérieure au point L / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - decoration de la paroi in...

Detail showing hieroglyphics and sculpture on interior wall in the hypostyle hall in the main temple as seen from "point L" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intére... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - construction de granit - pilier sculpté, au point P / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - construction de granit - pilier sculpté, au...

Detail showing hieroglyphics and sculpture on carved granite pillar in the main temple as seen from "point P" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - colonnade centrale vue du point J / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - colonnade centrale vue du...

Central colonnade of hypostyle hall in the main temple as seen from "point J" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire ... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - grande porte du nord vue du point X / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - grande porte du nord vue du point X / Félix Teynard.

View of the great northern gate as seen from "point X" (see map, pl. 42 bis).

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais - détails de sculptures, au point O / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais - détails de sculptures, au point...

Detail view of the main temple wall facing north showing bas-reliefs and hieroglyphics as seen from "point O" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du nord-ouest au point A / Félix Teynard phot.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du nord-ouest au point A / ...

General view from the northwest of the temple on the island of Philae as seen from "point A" on the "Ile de Béghéh" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - temple de l'ouest - face orientale vue du point F / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - temple de l'ouest - face orientale vue du poin...

View of columns and capitals on the east side of the western temple on the island of Philae, as seen from "point F" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants p... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - vue générale des ruines prise du point A / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - vue générale des ruines prise du point A / Félix Tey...

General view of ruins from "point B" just to the west of, and showing, the "Avenue de Béliers" in the foreground, the "Grande Porte du Sud", and the "Grand Temple du Sud" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypt... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - construction de granit - decoration sculptée et peinte, au point R / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - construction de granit - decoration sculpté...

Detail showing granite structure with carved and painted decoration in the main temple as seen from "point R" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - grande porte du sud vue du point C / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - grande porte du sud vue du point C / Félix Teynard.

View of the great southern gate as seen from "point C" which is just to the east of the "Grand Temple du Sud" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - vue générale prise du point C / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - vue générale prise du point...

General view from the banks of the Nile of the kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's bed) on the island of Philae, as seen from "point C" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnades et premier pylône - vue prise du point T / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard phot.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnades et premier pylône - vue prise du po...

View of colonnades to the right and left in front of the pylons on the island of Philae, as seen from "point T" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monu... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - fenêtre et chapiteaux des galeries latérales [i.e., vue transversale prise du point K] / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - fenêtre et chapiteaux des...

Transverse view of central colonnade of hypostyle hall in the main temple as seen from "point K" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'ar... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - deuxième pylône - partie orientale vue de la plateforme inférieure du premier pylôn, du point G / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - deuxième pylône - partie orientale vue de la p...

View showing sculpture on eastern half of second pylon from the lower roof terrace of the first pylon on the island of Philae, as seen from "point G" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illu... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais vue du point H / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais vue du point H / FT [monogram] Fé...

View of the main temple wall from the southwest, at "point H" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard.... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale - ruines vues du point I [i.e., L] / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale - ruines vues du point I...

View of the western colonnade on the island of Philae, as seen from "point L" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - partie postérieure - fragment de colonnades vu du point S / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - partie postérieure - fragment de colonnades...

View showing fragment of colonnade with columns topped with the closed blossoms of papyrus in the rear section of the main temple as seen from "point S" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - cour du palais - vue prise du point I / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - cour du palais - vue prise du point I / FT [monogram...

Court of the main temple as seen from "point I" (see map, pl. 42 bis).

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du point I, sur la plateforme du premier pylône / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - vue générale prise du point I, sur la platefor...

General view from the roof of the pylon showing the top of the eastern colonnade with the western colonnade on the right on the island of Philae with the Nile in the distance, as seen from "point I" (see map, p... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade, pylône et première cataracte vus du point R / Félix Teynard phot.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade, pylône et première cataracte vus du...

General view of columns and capitals on the western colonnade and the first pylon of the temple on the island of Philae, and the first cataract of the Nile, as seen from "point R" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind s... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - avenue de sphinx - vue générale prise du point G / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - avenue de sphinx - vue générale prise du point G / F...

Ruins along the avenue of Sphinxes as seen from "point G" showing palms and temple ruins in the distance (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édifice du sud et partie de la colonnade occidentale vus du point V / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édifice du sud et partie de la colonnade occid...

View of the western colonnade on the island of Philae, as seen from "point V" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire ... more

Karnak - groupe de dattiers vu du point A / Félix Teynard.

Karnak - groupe de dattiers vu du point A / Félix Teynard.

View showing a group of date palms from "point A" just to the west of the "Avenue de Béliers" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art e... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - temple de l'ouest - face occidentale vue du point J / Félix Teynard phot.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - temple de l'ouest - face occidentale vue du po...

View of columns and capitals on the west side of the western temple on the island of Philae, as seen from "point J" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants p... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale [i.e., orientale] - ruines vues du point N / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade occidentale [i.e., orientale] - ruin...

View of the eastern colonnade on the island of Philae, as seen from "point N" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire ... more

Ile de Begheh - rive orientale - vue de l'Ile Fîleh du point K / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Begheh - rive orientale - vue de l'Ile Fîleh du point K / Félix...

View of the eastern bank of the island of Biga as seen from "point K" on the island of Philae (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art e... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - façade occidentale vue de point E / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - façade occidentale vue de p...

View of the facade from the west of the kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's bed) on the island of Philae, as seen from "point E" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plu... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - decoration de la paroi intérieure au point M / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - palais - salle hypostyle - decoration de la paroi in...

Detail showing hieroglyphics and sculpture on interior wall in the hypostyle hall in the main temple as seen from "point M" (see map, pl. 42 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intére... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - face latérale vue du point D / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - édficie de l'est - face latérale vue du point ...

Lateral side view of the kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's bed) on the island of Philae, as seen from "point D" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade, pylône et première cataracte vue du point R / FT [monogram] Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade, pylône et première cataracte vue du...

General view of columns and capitals on the western colonnade and the first pylon of the temple on the island of Philae, and the first cataract of the Nile, as seen from "point R" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Illus. ... more

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade orientale [sic] - ruines vues du point S / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Fîleh (Philae) - colonnade orientale [sic] - ruines vues du poi...

View of the western colonnade on the island of Philae, as seen from "point S" (see map, pl. 85 bis). Blind stamp on mount: F Teynard. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l... more

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais - détails de sculptures, au point N / Félix Teynard.

Karnak (Thèbes) - enceinte du palais - détails de sculptures, au point...

Detail view of the main temple wall facing north showing bas-relief of chariot and hieroglyphics as seen from "point N" (see map, pl. 42 bis).

Vue prise du même point, en regardant le porche

Vue prise du même point, en regardant le porche

Print shows north nave of Ayasofya Mosque, formerly the Church of Hagia Sophia; with groups of men in traditional and military dress. Title from plate list. Illus. in: Aya Sofia, Constantinople, as recently res... more

Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng.

Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between t...

Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads. Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. Tables at lower left of map list "Counties bordering on the Central R... more

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warren...

Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on th... more

View of Hong Kong from East Point / from nature by Heine, figures by Brown ; lith. of Sarony & Co., New York.

View of Hong Kong from East Point / from nature by Heine, figures by B...

People working in foregrd., harbor in mid-ground and mountains in backgrd. This record contains unverified data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Pub. (2).

Great reduction. Northern passenger and freight express by Troy line of steamers, via Troy, Saragota, Whitehall, Burlington, Plattsburgh and Rouse's point. Montreal & Orgensburgh ... New York, April 1856.

Great reduction. Northern passenger and freight express by Troy line o...

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 122, Folder 8k.

Storming of Stony Point

Storming of Stony Point

Gen. Anthony Wayne leading Continental troops at Stony Point, N.Y., July 1779.

Bradley & Rankin's prize fight for $1000 a side at Point Abino, Canada, August 1, 1857 by Saugerties Bard. Air Old Virginia's Shore. New York. J. Andrews, printer, 38 Chatham St. [1857].

Bradley & Rankin's prize fight for $1000 a side at Point Abino, Canada...

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 122, Folder 17c.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Point, Canada West - the commencement of the fight / from a sketch taken on the spot by our own artist.

The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Po...

Spectators watching a boxing match between John C. Heenan (the Benicia Boy) and John Morrissey.

Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.

Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans...

Outline map of the south-central states from Mississippi to the Rio Grande. Shows the "Wheat Region of Texas." Indicates completed, located and proposed lines. Table of distances in left side of map. Scale 1:1,... more

Shipping point

Shipping point

Landscape with forts on two shores of river.

Moon-light point view

Moon-light point view

Moonlight view of Niagara Falls. No. 176. On mount: Niagara scenery by S. Davis.

From city point, looking down

From city point, looking down

Riverscape with ships. Title inscribed lower right of image. Formerly Waud no. C-4. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.931) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the age, will arrive at Norfolk and be open for the reception of visitors on Saturday, August 4 ... This splendid steamer Baltimore will make an excursion to Old Point and Norfol

The great eastern excursion! This mammoth steamship, the wonder of the...

Transportation. 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 204, Folder 3.

Point of Rocks, Appomattox River

Point of Rocks, Appomattox River

Photograph showing the high rock cliff known as Point of Rocks projecting out into the channel of the Appomattox River. Title from item.

Fortifications on Bermuda Hundred's Line near Point of Rocks, Va.

Fortifications on Bermuda Hundred's Line near Point of Rocks, Va.

No. B707. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo., lately the scene of great excitement on the departure of the Fourth Regiment of Missouri Volunteers to take possession of Bird's Point, Mo., opposite Cairo, Ill. [Busy scene]

Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo., lately the scene of great exciteme...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 12, no. 293 (1861 June 29), p. 106. Caption card tracings: C.W. Units Militia Mo.; C.W. Camp scen... more

Trestle work (no. 1,) on City Point & Army R. R.

Trestle work (no. 1,) on City Point & Army R. R.

Photograph shows a trestle bridge over a creek. Title from item.

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