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[South Pole. 1555; page of text illus. with map showing "The Pole Antartike" and "The Crosse" (stars)]

[South Pole. 1555; page of text illus. with map showing "The Pole Anta...

Illus. in: R. Eden, Decades of Newe Worlde or West India. Londini, 1555, p. 248. Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Captio... More

Carte de la rivière de Mississipi : sur les mémoires de Mr. Le Sueur qui en a pris avec la boussole tous les tours et detours depuis la mer jusqu'à la rivière St. Pierre, et a pris la hauteur du pole en plusieurs endroits /

Carte de la rivière de Mississipi : sur les mémoires de Mr. Le Sueur q...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows cities and towns and features in the region along the Mississippi River. In lower right corner: Archives du Dépôt des cartes et plans de la marin... More

The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII : exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, according to the latest discoveries /

The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII : exhib...

Shows the path of the eclipse. Relief shown pictorially. Includes 24 diagrams showing the eclipse as seen from different cities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC cop... More

Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies /

Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on c...

Relief shown by hachures. Projection centered on North Pole. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy removed from its copy of Buache's Cartes et tables de la géographi... More

To the sons of liberty in this City. Gentlemen. It's well known, that it has been the custom of all nations to erect monuments to perpetuate the remembrance of grand events [For the erection of a liberty pole in place of the one erected at the t

To the sons of liberty in this City. Gentlemen. It's well known, that ...

On verso, Copy 1: S; Feb 3, 1770; N.Y.H.S.; On recto, Copy 2: 1770, Feb 3; 15. This item has been renumbered from Portfolio 104, Folder 8a. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms... More

New York, April 28, 1775. To the public. At a meeting of a great number of the inhabitants of this City, at the Liberty Pole, yesterday afternoon, the following nomination of deputies, to serve in Provincial Congress, were unanimously agreed to,

New York, April 28, 1775. To the public. At a meeting of a great numbe...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans.; On verso: S. 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 108, Folder 11.

[Two men walking, one carrying a shoulder pole with barrel-like containers, the other carries a long-handled mallet]

[Two men walking, one carrying a shoulder pole with barrel-like contai...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A man carrying a shoulder pole with a trunk and bedding for a patron standing on the left]

[A man carrying a shoulder pole with a trunk and bedding for a patron ...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, illustrated with man with bow and arrows, woman, with Liberty cap on pole, boy with sword, and sea serpent.]

[Title page of The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820, il...

/ E Tisdale, del.; W.H. Bassett fc. Engraving by W.H. Bassett after drawing by E. Tisdale. Illus. in: The Poetical Works of John Trumbull, Hartford, 1820. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - PATRIOTISM 1820. This re... More

[2 Blacks carrying gentleman in hammock attached to pole; also 2 mules carrying man in sedan chair]

[2 Blacks carrying gentleman in hammock attached to pole; also 2 mules...

Lithograph by Thierry freres. Illus. in: Debret, Voyage...au Bresil, 1834-1839, Pl. 15. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410 A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: T... More

An exploring expedition on the Canal Street plan / The exploring expedition at the South Pole, waiting for stores

An exploring expedition on the Canal Street plan / The exploring exped...

Print satirizes Charles Wilkes' United States Exploring Expedition, which left in August 1838. The upper left vignette shows Wilkes in a rowboat with scientists who use a transit or telescope to see fauna. The ... More

Sontag and Flora Temple: at the Hale mile pole in 1:13!!

Sontag and Flora Temple: at the Hale mile pole in 1:13!!

Artist: Louis Maurer (signature on image). Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6019

The coming man's presidential career, a la Blondin [Cartoon of Lincoln dressed as the famous tight-rope walker Blondin, crossing Niagara Falls carrying black man on hisshoulders and "Constitution" as balancing pole]

The coming man's presidential career, a la Blondin [Cartoon of Lincoln...

Wood engr. by J.D. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 4, (1860 August 25), p. 544. Ref. copy in PRES FILE. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Negroes Cartoons 1860; BI... More

[Street scene, possibly outside a temple, with adults and children, some greeting others, a street crier with shoulder pole in the shadow on the right, and two pigs in the background]

[Street scene, possibly outside a temple, with adults and children, so...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 190. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

[Wagon parked near a telegraph pole in foreground with a camp in the background]

[Wagon parked near a telegraph pole in foreground with a camp in the b...

Title devised by Library staff. Hand written on verso: "Pony mtn. in distance". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Studio portraits of a Japanese merchant in winter dress, a woman in winter dress, a wrestler wearing an apron, and a courier with a document on a slotted pole]

[Studio portraits of a Japanese merchant in winter dress, a woman in w...

Title devised by Library staff. Captions on front of item: "Merchant in winter dress" (upper left); "Female winter dress" (upper right); "Wrestler with apron - prize awarded by Prince of Satsuma" (lower left); ... More

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man shooting gambler on Miss. steam boat]; 2. Sleeping accommodations in a praire home; 3.Catching an alligator [alligator hanging from pole, Louisiana]; 4. A faithful dog [dog alongside murdered man, Nevada]; 5. A Sunday picnic [horses and wagon tumbling over cliff, Illinois]

Home incidents, accidents & co. [5 illus.] 1. The fatal card [one man ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 24, no. 624 (1867 Sept. 14), p. 413. Reference copy may be in LOT 4392-R. Caption card tracings: ... More

Champ de Mars, dimanche 17 juin, a 5 heures préciss. Ascension aérostatique du ballon le Pole Nord au bénéfice de l'expédition de M. Gustave Lambert

Champ de Mars, dimanche 17 juin, a 5 heures préciss. Ascension aérosta...

Broadside announcing an ascension of the giant balloon "Le Pole Nord" from the Champ-de-Mars, Paris, June 27, 1869. Proceeds from the event, organized by balloonists Wilfrid de Fonvielle and Gaston Tissandier, ... More

Champ-de-Mars. Première ascension aérostatique du ballon le Pole Nord executee le dimanche 27 juin, a cinq heures, au profit de l'expedition de M. Gustave Lambert ...

Champ-de-Mars. Première ascension aérostatique du ballon le Pole Nord ...

Broadside announcing an ascension of the giant balloon "Le Pole Nord" from the Champ-de-Mars, Paris, June 27, 1869. Proceeds from the event, organized by balloonists Wilfrid de Fonvielle and Gaston Tissandier,... More

Erie or the greased pole. A new and amusing game

Erie or the greased pole. A new and amusing game

A comic boar game based on the Erie Railroad wars. Owner of the railroad James Fisk has slipped to the ground after trying unsuccessfully to scale the greased pole. Coins and a bill marked "Erie" fall from his... More

The horse that took the pole

The horse that took the pole

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 3192

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, holding a large fish and fishing pole]

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, ho...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From figure in "Kuwacho Sansui Dzushiki" [i.e., Kachō sansui zushiki]. From the "Metal work" series. Gift... More

[Vignette of a man fishing with long pole from the bank of a river]

[Vignette of a man fishing with long pole from the bank of a river]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From figure in "Kuwacho Sansui Dzushiki" [i.e., Kachō sansui zushiki]. From the "Metal work" series. Gift... More

[Boy with hands on pole]

[Boy with hands on pole]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1933:0119). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Man with fishing pole and basket looking at two soldiers, woman]

[Man with fishing pole and basket looking at two soldiers, woman]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1935:0140). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Democratic meeting Pole raising!! Cleveland, Hendricks and reform. There will be a Democratic meeting and pole raising at New Geneva on Friday, October 24th, 1884.

Democratic meeting Pole raising!! Cleveland, Hendricks and reform. The...

On verso: 63 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 21.

Animal locomotion--Baboon climbing a pole

Animal locomotion--Baboon climbing a pole

Electro-photographic investigation showing a baboon climbing a pole. From: Animal locomotion / Eadweard Muybridge. Philadelphia : Photogravure Company of New York, 1887, pl. 749.

[Porter with shoulder pole, full-length studio portrait, standing, facing front]

[Porter with shoulder pole, full-length studio portrait, standing, fac...

Photograph shows a studio portrait of a man with a shoulder pole carrying large boxes. Watercolor drawings on the mount depict flowers in the upper right and a waterfront scene in the lower left. Title devised ... More

[Man with shotgun at doorway of cabin and a deer hanging from pole at camp, Eighth Lake, Fulton Chain, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y.]

[Man with shotgun at doorway of cabin and a deer hanging from pole at ...

Photo copyrighted by S.R. Stoddard. No. 957. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Cabins; Hunting.

Caicedo (with pole) /

Caicedo (with pole) /

"King of the slack wire. His daring feats of balancing as he performs his thrilling feats in midair show that he is perfectly at home. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog, no. 94. Copyright: no reg. Performer: Juan ... More

Raftsman using pole on river boat

Raftsman using pole on river boat

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Irkutsk (?) - 2 men (Mongols?) carrying load on pole between their shoulders; large church in background

Irkutsk (?) - 2 men (Mongols?) carrying load on pole between their sho...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Hypnotist directing group of people to do unusual things: man wearing women's clothing and feathered hat, man using cane as fishing pole, man driving another man like a horse and carriage]

[Hypnotist directing group of people to do unusual things: man wearing...

Created by "The Donaldson Litho. Co., Newport, K.Y." No. 2983. Same image with text on: POS - MAG .M24, no. 1 (C size). Title devised. Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Form... More

Totem pole

Totem pole

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Totem pole on grave of Tongass George

Totem pole on grave of Tongass George

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Totem pole

Totem pole

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

New York to the North Pole and Transportation Buildings, Louisiana Purchase Exposition

New York to the North Pole and Transportation Buildings, Louisiana Pur...

H55038 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 138. The Universal Photo Art Co. The Art Nouveau (Platino) Stereograph. Title from item.

Transportation and Machinery Buildings and from New York to North Pole exhibit, Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904

Transportation and Machinery Buildings and from New York to North Pole...

H49359 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 8455. Title from item.

[Pole with flags of different countries; sailboats in background, Oyster Bay, Long Island, N.Y.]

[Pole with flags of different countries; sailboats in background, Oyst...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Here I am a mile from the North Pole and no cigarettes / Silas.

Here I am a mile from the North Pole and no cigarettes / Silas.

Nine panel cartoon shows four men near the North Pole desperate for a cigarette. The final panel shows a man waking up from the nightmare and smoking a cigarette. Title from item. Cartoon is a precursor for McC... More

[Little girls, with May pole, and dog in field of wildflowers]

[Little girls, with May pole, and dog in field of wildflowers]

H63011 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood. No. U82295.

Pole makov
Around the May pole

Around the May pole

12 girls around May pole.

[Chief Sou-i-hat, Alaskan house and totem pole]
Mending near the Pole

Mending near the Pole

Member of Frederick Cook's journey to Greenland near the North Pole, seated on dogsled and mending clothing.

[Light House Joe, an old Makah Indian, holding a pole, by boat, on beach, at Neah Bay(?), Washington]

[Light House Joe, an old Makah Indian, holding a pole, by boat, on bea...

J151804 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Asahel Curtis.

On the sledge that went to the North Pole

On the sledge that went to the North Pole

Donald Baxter MacMillan, George Borup, Thomas Gushue (1st Mate of the Roosevelt), and Matthew Alexander Henson. Between 1906 and 1909. Photo by Geo. Grantham Bain. Title and other information transcribed from u... More

A section of the ring of Indians of 20 nations who gathered around the flag pole for the flag raising ceremony on the site of old Fort Union

A section of the ring of Indians of 20 nations who gathered around the...

Tepees in background. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Indians Hist. [ca. 19... More

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen and crew, 1910-11]: A photograph of another of the expedition's camps on the way to pole

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen ...

J169525 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by United Newspapers, Ltd., London. No. 7. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings:Polar Exp.; B.I.

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen and crew, 1910-11]: An Antarctic summit

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen ...

J169512 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by United Newspapers, Ltd., London. No. 19. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Polar Exp.; B.I.

Camp at the South Pole

Camp at the South Pole

Photograph shows expedition members Edward A. Wilson, Robert F. Scott, Edgar Evans, Lawrence Oates, and Henry Robertson Bowers at the South Pole standing in front of Roald Amundsen's tent. J195226 U.S. Copyrigh... More

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen and crew, 1910-11]: Members of the expedition capturing seals

[Discovery and explorations of the South Pole by Capt. Roald Amundsen ...

J169521 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by United Newspapers, Ltd., London. No. 11. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Hunting; Seals; Polar Exp.; B.I.

[New York City school children. Teen-aged girls dancing at May Pole, May 1913]

[New York City school children. Teen-aged girls dancing at May Pole, M...

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Children Misc.; New York NYC Misc. 1913; M... More

Pami︠a︡tnik u sobora [vo imi︠a︡ Sv. Ap. Petra i Pavla v g. Lod. pole] na beregu r. Sviri

Pami︠a︡tnik u sobora [vo imi︠a︡ Sv. Ap. Petra i Pavla v g. Lod. pole] ...

Monument to Peter the Great next to the Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral, Lodeinoe Pole.