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[Project for a circular arcade. Perspective rendering]

[Project for a circular arcade. Perspective rendering]

Title devised by Library staff. Sketch plan of arcade on verso. Item conserved and/or rehoused. See Supplementary Material for prior mats and mounts. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Gift; Kenneth H. Walker; 1999;... More

Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759.

Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution...

Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2... More

Philadelphia, Monday, December 27, 1773. The unanimity, spirit and zeal, which have heretofore animated all the colonies, from Boston to South Carolina have been so eminently displayed in the opposition to the pernacious project of the East-Indi

Philadelphia, Monday, December 27, 1773. The unanimity, spirit and zea...

Imprint 3.; Tea ship. 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 143, Folder 33.

A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 53." On verso, partly illegible and in a different hand: Boston ... part of the ... project for the war ... Drawing of a fortification on the road t... More

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

Original architectural drawing from Hunt's time in Paris, showing a design for a church or memorial building in the Beaux-Arts style. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / Ame... More

[Union League Club, New York City (project). Elevation. Rendering] / R. M. Hunt, architect.

[Union League Club, New York City (project). Elevation. Rendering] / R...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The AIA/AAF Collection (Library of Congress) Unprocessed in PR ... More

New York City - improved project of a covered atmospheric elevated railway for city transit, by Dr. R.H. Gilbert

New York City - improved project of a covered atmospheric elevated rai...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1871 March 18, p. 1.

[Independence, Kansas. April 30, 1879.] So many inquiries reach me from all parts of the country in reference to my project for opening up the Indian Territory, I have decided to issue this circular in answer to the most important questions that

[Independence, Kansas. April 30, 1879.] So many inquiries reach me fro...

Public lands. 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 20, Folder 17.

Endorsement. Office of the board of education. Chicago. September 27, 1898. To the boards of education of America. On behalf of the Board of Education of the City of Chicago, I take pleasure in commending the project of the Commissioner-General

Endorsement. Office of the board of education. Chicago. September 27, ...

Lafayette memorial. 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 18, Folder 41.

[African American school children at work on a craft project]

[African American school children at work on a craft project]

No. 352. In album: "Public Schools - 7th Division." Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Map of the city of Washington showing project for re-arrangement of water distribution system /

Map of the city of Washington showing project for re-arrangement of wa...

Relief shown by contours. LC copy torn along fold-lines and annotated in ink: D.C.--Operations of the Engineer Dept., 1900. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Shoshone Falls Hydroelectric Project, Tunnel and Penstock, North Bank of Snake River, at West end of Intake, Tipperary Corner, Jerome County, ID

Shoshone Falls Hydroelectric Project, Tunnel and Penstock, North Bank ...

Significance: The concrete-lined tunnel was among the first, if not the first, permanent components of the Shoshone Falls Project. Begun in 1901, it took more than three years and several changes of ownership b... More

Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Project, Elevator House, .5 mile north of Snoqualmie, Snoqualmie, King County, WA

Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Project, Elevator House, .5 mile north ...

Significance: Construction of the Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Project began in 1898 near the falls of the falls of the Snoqualmie River. It was the first power plant successfully constructed completely under... More

Senator Francis G. Newlands, on the far right, with Representative Franklin W. Mondell of Wyoming, and L.H. Taylor, project engineer for the state of Nevada, standing on the newly completed headworks of Derby Diversion Dam, just after speaking at the dedication of the dam, June 17, 1905

Senator Francis G. Newlands, on the far right, with Representative Fra...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Bureau of Reclamation : Origins and Growth to 1945, v. 1 / William D. Rowley. Denver, Colorado : U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation, 2006, p. 121 (3.16)

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Irving System, Penstock Pipe, Forest Service Road 708/502, Camp Verde, Yavapai County, AZ

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Irving System, Penstock Pipe, For...

Survey number: HAER AZ-65-F Building/structure dates: 1908 Initial Construction

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Childs System, Sally May-Purple Mountain Siphon, Forest Service Road 708/502, Camp Verde, Yavapai County, AZ

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Childs System, Sally May-Purple M...

Survey number: HAER AZ-65-N Building/structure dates: 1908 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1920 Subsequent Work

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Childs System, Flume Tunnel No. 2, Forest Service Road 708/502, Camp Verde, Yavapai County, AZ

Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Project, Childs System, Flume Tunnel No. 2...

Survey number: HAER AZ-65-L Building/structure dates: 1908 Initial Construction

[Sacaton Indian Reservation.  Indian plowing his land.  Salt River Project]
[Salt River Project, Arizona. Cushong, or, fat Hen, a laborer on the Salt River Project, with two mules]
Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Bain News Service photograph. No. 3656-14. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Reclamation built Lahontan Dam on the Newlands Project between 1911 and 1915 - this is the left spillway overflowing

Reclamation built Lahontan Dam on the Newlands Project between 1911 an...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Bureau of Reclamation : Origins and Growth to 1945, v. 1 / William D. Rowley. Denver, Colorado : U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation, 2006, p. 232 (4.29).

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and plan]

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and ...

Identified as French in the Walker Collection inventory. Mercier Frères eventually had branches in Geneva and Dallas as well as Paris. Street address number in drawings is "77." Title devised by Library staff. ... More

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Garage, On road to powerhouse, Thompson Falls, Sanders County, MT

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Garage, On road to powerhouse, T...

Significance: It represents vernacular outbuildings built for practical uses, without concern for architectural style. Such outbuildings were common in residential areas. Survey number: HAER MT-90-C Building/... More

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and details]

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and ...

Identified as French in the Walker Collection inventory. Mercier Frères eventually had branches in Geneva and Dallas as well as Paris. Street address number in drawings is "77." Title devised by Library staff. ... More

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Chicken House, On island between Forebay Channel & ClarkFord River, Thompson Falls, Sanders County, MT

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Chicken House, On island between...

Significance: It represents vernacular outbuildings built for practical uses, without concern for architectural style. Such outbuildings were common in residential areas. Survey number: HAER MT-90-B Building/... More

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Horizontal sections (?)]

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Horizontal sections (?)]

Identified as French in the Walker Collection inventory. Mercier Frères eventually had branches in Geneva and Dallas as well as Paris. Street address number in drawings is "77." Title devised by Library staff. ... More

Kerckoff Dam on San Joaquin River, part of power project in the Sierra Nevada Mts., Calif. / photographed, copyrighted and sold by Philip Brigandi, Los Angeles, Cal.

Kerckoff Dam on San Joaquin River, part of power project in the Sierra...

Stereograph showing view from elevated vantage point of the Kerckoff Dam and spillway. J262183 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Series: The California Missions and the State of California. Irrigation 10.... More

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Site plan. Sketch]

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Site plan. Ske...

Title devised by Library staff. Facsimile scan provided for: Unbuilt Washington, National Building Museum, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2011-May 2012.

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Plan. Sketch]

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Plan. Sketch]

Title devised by Library staff. Facsimile scan provided for: Unbuilt Washington, National Building Museum, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2011-May 2012.

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Bird's-eye view rendering]

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Bird's-eye vie...

Title devised by Library staff. Facsimile scan provided for: Unbuilt Washington, National Building Museum, Washington, D.C., Nov. 2011-May 2012.

Wheeling Project, 1976, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV

Wheeling Project, 1976, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV

Significance: The Wheeling area was first settled in 1769 by Colonel Ebenezer Zane. On May 4, 1836 Wheeling was incorporated as a city. During the second quarter of the nineteenth century Wheeling became the ... More

Demountable employee housing.This brand new type of housing accommodation was developed through several intermediate steps and experiments in prefabrication, in answer to the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority's) need for housing for temporary use on construction projects in remote localities. The scheme permits fabrication at a distance from the job (about 600 miles in this instance), thus reducing dependence on overtaxed accommodations at the construction project. After completion of the project, the demountable housing is quickly removed elsewhere. Some of the earlier TVA demountables have been moved three times from project to project. The design shown here is particularly light in weight due to full use of the recently developed stressed-skin system of plywood construction. It is built largely of weatherproof plywood. The large bay across the front greatly enhances the size of the living room. The trailer houses, on the basis of experience to date, are entirely competitive in cost with traditionally constructed housing of the same floor area. On account of being constructed in shops rather than in the field, they are produced with much closer tolerances, considerably better finish, and with equipment designed and constructed with greater detail and superior utilization of space

Demountable employee housing.This brand new type of housing accommodat...

Original Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) number: K 1860. Title and other information from caption sheet entry. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division... More

The cafeteria for construction employees of the Norris project was an attempt to produce a dignified architectural effect out of simple and, in part, unfinished local materials. After construction of the project it has been converted to other uses and is now in its tenth year of service

The cafeteria for construction employees of the Norris project was an ...

Original Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) number: 2117. Title and other information from caption sheet entry. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; ... More