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[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with inset bust profile]

[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with in...

Detail of engraved title page. Illus. in: Herrera, Historia General...1726, vol. II. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive branch in right hand and staff topped with liberty cap in left hand] / G.B. Cipriani inv. ; F. Bartolozzi sculp.

[Britannia, full-length portrait, left profile, seated, holding olive ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Continued corruption, standing armies, and popular contents considered ... / William Bollan. London : Printed by J. Almon, 1768, frontispiece. Published in: The Americ... more

[Double profile portrait of the Montgolfier brothers, French balloonists, with view of their birthplace, Annonay, and two other scenes from "France pittoresque"]

[Double profile portrait of the Montgolfier brothers, French balloonis...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

[Marquis de Brantco (Vanclure), who was involved in a balloon ascension on April 4, 1784, profile portrait] / en aou[...] 1790, [...]ss. p. Fouquet ; gr. p. Chrétien, inv. du physionotrace, Cloitre St. Honoré à Paris.

[Marquis de Brantco (Vanclure), who was involved in a balloon ascensio...

"Son tableau est fidel et vrai comme lui" printed below portrait. Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

[Sir Benjamin Thompson Rumford, Count, 1753-1814, head and shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Sir Benjamin Thompson Rumford, Count, 1753-1814, head and shoulders p...

Engraving by E.C. Trenchard. Illus. in: Rumford's Essays, 1798, frontis. Reference copy may be in Biog File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists, Publ. I.... more

[Cut-paper silhouette of John I. Hawkins, left profile, possibly by himself using his physiognotrace device]

[Cut-paper silhouette of John I. Hawkins, left profile, possibly by hi...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink on lower left corner: Mr. Hawkins. (DLC/PP-1998:151.28) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

[John Cassin, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[John Cassin, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 402 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... more

[Benjamin King, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Benjamin King, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 424 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... more

[Identified as Captain Charles Pinckney, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile]

[Identified as Captain Charles Pinckney, head-and-shoulders portrait, ...

Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 383 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... more

[William Randolph IV, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

[William Randolph IV, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile]

Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 487 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... more

[George Watterston, head-and-shoulders profile portrait; Librarian of Congress 1815-1829]

[George Watterston, head-and-shoulders profile portrait; Librarian of ...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. "Aetatis 28." Catalog no. 23, orig. in P&P.

A profile of the ground between Fort Green on the Jacksons hill southeast of the wall about to Cobble Hill Fort near Gowannes Creek Aug. 10th 1814 /

A profile of the ground between Fort Green on the Jacksons hill southe...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 539" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress... more

[Thomas Bolling Robertson, 1779?-1828, head and shoulders portrait, right profile]

[Thomas Bolling Robertson, 1779?-1828, head and shoulders portrait, ri...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf.

A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Erie canal in the state of New York. Taken under the direction of the Hon. Stephen Van Rensselaer. Part I. Containing a description of the rock formations; together with a geological profile, extending from the Atlantic to Lake Erie.

A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Eri...

Introductory reports signed: Amos Eaton. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LAC ecr 2018-09-26 update

Plan and profile of the Danville and Pottsville Rail Road.

Plan and profile of the Danville and Pottsville Rail Road.

Detailed map of part of Pennsylvania between Sharp Mountain and the Susquehanna River showing roads, drainage, and relief by hachures along the survey route. Shows the east and west branches of the Mount Carbon... more

Map and profile of the proposed road from opposite Memphis, Tenn. to the St. Francis River, Arkansas T. : exhibiting also, the adjacent country /

Map and profile of the proposed road from opposite Memphis, Tenn. to t...

Relief shown in hachures. "Level of the Mississippi River May 7th, 1833, nearly low water." From map in U.S. House Doc. no. 83, 23rd Congress, 2nd Session, 1834-1835, vol. 3. LC Trails, 243 The route is shown b... more

Map and profile of the Gettysburg Rail Road as surveyed by order of the legislature of Pennsylvania, 1839.

Map and profile of the Gettysburg Rail Road as surveyed by order of th...

Survey map and profile of part of Pennsylvania and Maryland from Gettysburg to the Potomac River. Shows relief by hachures along the line, creeks, roads, cities and towns. Chartered on January 9, 1838; construc... more

[Unidentified man, possibly David Roberts, three-quarter length portrait, profile]

[Unidentified man, possibly David Roberts, three-quarter length portra...

Photographer unidentified. Accompanying note in case: I think this is a photo of David Roberts, father of Coolidge S. Roberts, but I am not sure. I think the mother-of-pearl frame is most interesting. E. C. St... more

[Unidentified man, about 25 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait, nearly in profile, the head three-quarters to the left]

[Unidentified man, about 25 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait,...

Scratched on back of plate: 16 [canceled]; 284. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Unidentified woman, about 25 years of age, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left, the head nearly in profile]

[Unidentified woman, about 25 years of age, half-length portrait, thre...

Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Walter Restored Jones, half-length portrait, nearly in profile to left]

[Walter Restored Jones, half-length portrait, nearly in profile to lef...

Founder of Atlantic Mutual Marine Insurance Co., of New York City. Alternative identifications: Walter Reston Jones, d. 1855; Walter Jones of Washington; Walter James. Scratched on back of plate: 31; [illegible... more

[Unidentified woman, about 35 years of age, half-length portrait, slightly to the right, head in profile to the right]

[Unidentified woman, about 35 years of age, half-length portrait, slig...

Scratched on face of plate: 168. Scratched on back of plate: 25 [canceled]; 154. Hallmark : unidentified. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library ... more

[Unidentified man, about 50 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait, the face nearly in profile to the left]

[Unidentified man, about 50 years of age, head-and-shoulders portrait,...

Written in pencil on back of plate: 506(X). Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, half-length portrait, nearly in profile to the left]

[Unidentified man, about 30 years of age, half-length portrait, nearly...

Scratched on face of plate: 155. Scratched on back of plate: 289. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Henry Grinnell, head-and-shoulders portrait, profile to the left]

[Henry Grinnell, head-and-shoulders portrait, profile to the left]

Merchant; backer of polar expeditions; first President of the American Geographical Society.

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, body in profile to left, facing front, with beard]

[Unidentified man, half-length portrait, body in profile to left, faci...

Photograph shows man, probably artist Thomas Hicks. (Hicks identification provided by Clair Robertson, 2010, based on a portrait in Scribners, April 1895, p. 442.) A previous identification suggested another a... more

Map and profile of the proposed Paterson and Dover Rail Road and Paterson and Ramapo Rail Road.

Map and profile of the proposed Paterson and Dover Rail Road and Pater...

Map of northern New Jersey from Jersey City to Andover. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, cities & towns, roads, iron works, forges, mines and mills. The Paterson and Ramapo was chartered March 10, 1841. Scal... more

[Model of a statue dedicated to French balloonists, Joseph and Etienne Montgolfier, featuring a double profile portrait from a gold medal designed by Houdon and an inflated balloon] / H. Thiriat, sc.

[Model of a statue dedicated to French balloonists, Joseph and Etienne...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portrait, nearly profile to the left, seated in chair by table, hands in lap, wearing cap and light gloves]

[Unidentified woman, about 65 years of age, three-quarter length portr...

Scratched on back of plate: 215. One corner trimmed. Hallmark: Rinhart 2. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew... more

Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from the 1836 to the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850.

Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from C...

Topographical map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, turnpikes, railroads in operation, final location of lines, surveyed lines, and r... more

Map and profile of the Sunbury route Susqua. Rail Road from the terminus of York & Cumberland Railway to Williamsport Pennsa. showing its connection with the great southern anthracite coal fields; 1st by the Dauphin & Susqa. Rail Road, 2d by the Lykins Valley Rail Road, 3d by the Treverton Rail Road, 4th by the Shamokin Rail Road, surveyed by Geo. P. Worcester, Civ. Engr. and the Williamsport and Elmira Route surveyed under the directions of Maj. Hartman Bache Topog. Engr. U.S.A., by Geo. P. Worcester Civ. Engr. for Balto. & Susqua. R.R.

Map and profile of the Sunbury route Susqua. Rail Road from the termin...

Map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing the railroad network, cities, towns, railroad stations, canals, and coal fields. Scale ca. 1:950,000. Across bottom of map: "Profile from Harrisburg to E... more

[Edwin McMasters Stanton, seated, with his son Edwin Lamson Stanton, standing in profile]

[Edwin McMasters Stanton, seated, with his son Edwin Lamson Stanton, s...

Photograph shows American lawyer and politician Edwin Stanton formally posed with his son a few years before Stanton became U.S. Attorney General for President Buchanan (1860-61) and then Secretary of War for P... more

Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations and surveys /

Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations and surv...

Scale 1:60,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Ro... 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

A section of Colton's large map of Indiana with the Fort Wayne and Southern Rail Road marked upon it, as located also a map of the United States showing Road and its connections together with a profile of the Ohio river and lands adjoining and a section of the double track rail road tunnel under the Ohio river at Louisville, Kentucky & Jeffersonville, Indiana for the year 1855 ending Oct. 1, W. J. Holman, President and Chief Engr.

A section of Colton's large map of Indiana with the Fort Wayne and Sou...

Scale of map of the eastern half of the United States is ca. 1:3,300,000. The map indicates "Railroads finished and under way" and "railroads proposed." Chartered January 15, 1849. Scale ca. 1:350,000. LC Railr... more

Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.

Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.

Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennesse... more

Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for graduation : by order of the Corporation in August 1858 : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] /

Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for grad...

Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and... more

Profile of 6th Street between Frederick and Market streets /

Profile of 6th Street between Frederick and Market streets /

Covers Dent Place between 33rd and 34th streets N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink with lead-pencil guidelines. Soiled and stained. Includes note and outline map of st... more

[Broadside and bow views of eight ships and boats, and an unidentified profile bust portrait]

[Broadside and bow views of eight ships and boats, and an unidentified...

Title devised. Two ships inscribed: C.P. Smith and Magnolia. Formerly Waud no. C-38. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.965) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Bust-length profile portrait of a man wearing glasses]

[Bust-length profile portrait of a man wearing glasses]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. B-102. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.866) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Full length view of soldier in profile]

[Full length view of soldier in profile]

Title devised. Sketch was formerly mounted with Waud nos. 639, 640, and 641. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.642) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Bust-length profile portrait]

[Bust-length profile portrait]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. B-105. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.869) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860.

Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860.

Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns. Scale ca. 1:60,000. Across the b... more

A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades.

A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and th...

Detailed topographic map between Waynesboro and Covington showing relief by hachures, drainage, county roads and turnpikes, railroad lines, and "preliminary lines," county names, and boundaries. Distances are i... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union frock coat with pin of a profile bust portrait of an unidentified man and Hardee hat]

[Unidentified soldier in Union frock coat with pin of a profile bust p...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Thermoplastic, central design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Pur... more

[Abraham Lincoln, first profile portrait with a full beard]

[Abraham Lincoln, first profile portrait with a full beard]

Library's photo is reversed. Title devised by Library staff. Ostendorf, no. 44 Meserve, no. 36 Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH: Rockywood Press, 1998, p. 71.

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, in profile facing left; cropped from larger view]

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait, in profile facing left;...

Ostendorf, no. 80 (variant) Meserve, no. 61 Published in: Lincoln's photographs: a complete album / by Lloyd Ostendorf. Dayton, OH: Rockywood Press, 1998, p. 150.

[President Abraham Lincoln, with beard; half-length portrait, seated profile]

[President Abraham Lincoln, with beard; half-length portrait, seated p...

"The Famous Profile" by Anthony Berger, manager of Brady's Gallery, Washington D.C., made direct from an original collodion negative in the Meserve collection (M-82). One of seven poses taken by Berger on Tues... more

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern Division extending west from boundary between states of Missouri and Kansas,

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern D...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads in Kansas, from Kansas City to Lawrence. Scale 1:63,360. Across bottom of map: Profile of line. LC Railroad maps, 589 Descript... more

[Horatio Seymour, 1810-1886 "Seymour at home", full length portrait, standing, left profile, carrying rifle, American politician]

[Horatio Seymour, 1810-1886 "Seymour at home", full length portrait, s...

Photo copyrighted by Wm. Kurtz. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Shelf.

Profile of the eastern façade, showing the curvature of the stylobate

Profile of the eastern façade, showing the curvature of the stylobate

Photograph shows stylobate or foundation for the columns on the eastern facade of the Acropolis in Athens.

[Toby Tyler resting arms in profile]

[Toby Tyler resting arms in profile]

"Sketch for Toby Tyler" handwritten notation on mat. Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Walt Whitman, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile] / G.W. Waters.

[Walt Whitman, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile] / G.W. Wate...

Title devised by Library staff. Saunders, 52 Forms part of: Feinberg-Whitman Collection (Library of Congress).

Profile, Royal Land Co. R.R. /

Profile, Royal Land Co. R.R. /

Shows mineral deposits from Matthias' Point to Briery Branch Gap, Virginia. Pen-and-ink, pencil (some col.), and crayon on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. "Scale 50 horizontal to 2 vertical." LC Civ... more

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, seated in profile at left, group portrait with 18 unidentified men]

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, seated in profile at left, group portrait ...

Group portrait including Frances Benjamin Johnston, possibly the jury for an exhibit of photographs in New York or Washington, D.C. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Sarah Bernhardt, 1844-1923, full-length portrait, standing, left profile]

[Sarah Bernhardt, 1844-1923, full-length portrait, standing, left prof...

L16754 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff.

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, full-length portrait, standing in garden, right profile]

[Frances Benjamin Johnston, full-length portrait, standing in garden, ...

Halftone reproduction of photograph by Gertrude Käsebier.

[Profile showing geological structure of a section in Virginia from Mill Mountain in Rockbridge County to Blue Ridge Mountain in Augusta County].

[Profile showing geological structure of a section in Virginia from Mi...

Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over a pencil grid, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H223 Available also through the Li... more

[Medallion honoring Maj. Gen. Peter Buel Porter: obverse shows profile bust; reverse shows patriotic allegorical illus. and "Resolution of Congress, November 3, 1814" for 3 battles in War of 1812 - Chippewa, Niagara, and Erie (July-Sept. 1814)]

[Medallion honoring Maj. Gen. Peter Buel Porter: obverse shows profile...

Engraving by Jules Jaguemart. Illus. in: Loubat, Medallic History..., 1880, v. 2, pl. 41. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: US Hist.; BI; Medals; BI WORKS; Arti... more

Animal Locomotion: [20 frames of naked man walking - rear and rt. profile views; plate 443]

Animal Locomotion: [20 frames of naked man walking - rear and rt. prof...

Motion picture sequenced photographic plate by Eadweard Muybridge. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Motion pictures; Rear views. Title from item.

Balto. and Poto. R.R., profile of tracks in Washington.

Balto. and Poto. R.R., profile of tracks in Washington.

Typewritten on label affixed to verso: Profile of Sixth St., M'd & V'a Ave's, from the tunnel to the Potomac, showing effects of sinking tracks, &c. 1890. Blueprint annotated in yellow, red, and lead pencils. P... more

[Eleanora Duse, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile]
[Nun, profile]

[Nun, profile]

Image content features: MODEL Sister Theresa; COSTUME religious attire; PEOPLE women. Blind stamp, lower left. On mount verso: Gej or 69 [illegible] pencil, upper right. Title and other data comes from a curato... more

Head and shoulders profile of man [i.e. woman]

Head and shoulders profile of man [i.e. woman]

Style of head dress indicates this is a woman; probably Fijian. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library ... more

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