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[Rescue boat near crowded beach during storm]

[Rescue boat near crowded beach during storm]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Baker, J.E.

The ship of state on a lee shore, experienced  hands coming to her rescue

The ship of state on a lee shore, experienced hands coming to her res...

The artist forecasts a Whig electoral victory and dramatizes the politically ruinous effects of Van Buren's fiscal policy and his alignment with Loco Foco forces in New York. Whig candidate William Henry Harri... More

The final rescue of Tice, Grant and Dawson by the bark Mary, after their unparalleled sufferings in the life boat of the Central America

The final rescue of Tice, Grant and Dawson by the bark Mary, after the...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1857 Oct. 17, title page.

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the rescue! Your soil has been invaded by your abolition foes, and we call upon you to rally at once, and drive them back. We want volunteers to march immediately to Staunton and

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the ...

C. S. A. 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 187, Folder 10a.

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the rescue! Your soil has been invaded by your abolition foes, and we call upon you to rally at once, and drive them back. We want volunteers to march immediately to Grafton and r

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the ...

C. S.; On verso: 87 #10. 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 187, Folder 10.

To the people of Western Virginia. The army of the Confederate States has come among you to expel the enemy, to rescue the people from the despotism of the counterfeit state government imposed on you by northern bayonets and to restore the count

To the people of Western Virginia. The army of the Confederate States ...

Exchange Wm. & Mary's College lib. 2-14-41.; Rec. R. B.. 3-10-41.; On verso, Copy 2: Exchange Wm. & Mary College Liby 2-15-41.; Printed Ephemera -Confederate States of America. Available also through the Libra... More

Rescue the perishing

Rescue the perishing

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Brigade with steam pump and rescue apparatus] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the First Battalion of the Second Division of the Fire Br...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 5. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. ... More

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with rescue cloth and rope] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[Position of the Second Battalion of the Fire Brigade drilling with re...

At the training grounds at Yıldız. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in French. No. 22. No. 228. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, barracks, hospitals, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoma... More

The Cars as they will be on the Brooklyn Bridge / drawn by Harry Ogden.  At the dog pound - the rescue of a pet / drawn by W.A. Rogers

The Cars as they will be on the Brooklyn Bridge / drawn by Harry Ogden...

Drawing showing train and horse-drawn wagons on the Brooklyn Bridge; and drawing showing woman getting dog at dog pound. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1883 June 16, p. 380.

Soldiering in the Southwest--the rescue of Corporal Scott / Remington.

Soldiering in the Southwest--the rescue of Corporal Scott / Remington.

Two soldiers rescuing Corporal Scott, a black man who was shot by Apache Indians. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1886 Aug. 21, p. 529.

The Condition in 1863 or The Broken Shackle appealing to be allowed to rescue his Country from disruption

The Condition in 1863 or The Broken Shackle appealing to be allowed to...

D106696 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo of painting by J.E. Taylor. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cartoons, US 1863; Civil War Patriotic themes; African Americ... More

Young America to the rescue / C.J. Taylor.

Young America to the rescue / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows young women and men dancing at a summer resort. Title from item. Caption: Hops as they now are at our fashionable summer resorts. Illus. from Puck, v. 42, no. 1067, (1897 August 18), centerfold. Cop... More

Puck to the rescue / Keppler.

Puck to the rescue / Keppler.

Print shows a female figure sitting on a stone bench writing a list of names in a large book, including "McKinley, Dewey, Sampson, Schley, Hobson and his crew, Wainwright, Clark, Miles, Shafter, Wheeler, Roosev... More

French missionaries and a former comrade--victim of the "Boxers" (from photograph taken after rescue), Shanghai, China

French missionaries and a former comrade--victim of the "Boxers" (from...

Photograph, pinned to fabric, depicting French missionaries around dead man in coffin. D205 U.S. Copyright Office.

[Buster's dog to the rescue] /

[Buster's dog to the rescue] /

"Shows a kitchen and Bridget busy making crullers. Buster enters and begs Bridget to give him one. Bridget refuses and places all the crullers in a basket on the top pantry shelf. She warns Buster not to touch ... More

Chisholm mine rescue device

Chisholm mine rescue device

Photograph shows a mine rescue device possibly related to the work of K.H. Chisholm, a US Bureau of Mines inspector who dealt with mine safety issues. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Rescue no. 4, hose & chemical - York, Pa., fire department

Rescue no. 4, hose & chemical - York, Pa., fire department

Stationary fire engine drawn by two horses. J156965 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Simon & Murnane, York, Pa.

[Groups of TITANIC survivors aboard rescue ship CARPATHIA: unidentified group on deck]

[Groups of TITANIC survivors aboard rescue ship CARPATHIA: unidentifie...

J169616 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Ships Disasters 1912; Shelf.

Titanic survivors on way to rescue ship Carpathia
Fire rescue work

Fire rescue work

Photo shows a fire drill exercise at the National Cloak and Suit Company, Seventh Avenue, New York City, on Oct. 9, 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008, and New York Times)

[Groups of TITANIC survivors aboard rescue ship CARPATHIA: Mr. & Mrs. G.A. Harder and Mrs. Charles M. Hayes talking]

[Groups of TITANIC survivors aboard rescue ship CARPATHIA: Mr. & Mrs. ...

J169605 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: BI (2); Ships Disasters 1912; Shelf.

Rescue work, Dayton

Rescue work, Dayton

Photo shows the Great Dayton Flood of March 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Rescue work, Dayton

Rescue work, Dayton

Photo shows the Great Dayton Flood of March 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Rescue work-Dayton

Rescue work-Dayton

Photo shows the Great Dayton Flood of March 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Rescue work- Dayton

Rescue work- Dayton

Photo shows the Great Dayton Flood of March 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Shackleton's expedition to the Antarctic Sir Ernest Shackleton to the rescue.

Shackleton's expedition to the Antarctic Sir Ernest Shackleton to the ...

Photograph shows crew members pushing smaller boat into the ocean; three crew members on board steer with long handle oars. No. 212302. Title from item.

The Carabinieri of Rome are dressed in clothes designed in the time of Napoleon. These men travel in pairs and seldom have anything to do as their appearance alone is enough to calm the wildest ruffians The Treve fountain in Rome where one throws a coin to insure his return to Rome according to popular belief. At night naked Roman boys dive in to rescue the coins ; Two generations of Romans proud of their heritage.

The Carabinieri of Rome are dressed in clothes designed in the time of...

Photographs show an Italian police officer, the Trevi Fountain and two women in Rome, Italy. Title from item. On page: no. 1536 (top image), no. 1537 (middle image), no. 1538 (bottom image). In album: European... More

Workers on Rickenbacker rescue boat. A life raft built by Mrs. May E. Thompson and Robert S. Barnhart and six members of his crew drifted for three weeks in the Pacific before being picked up. Said Barnhart, when informed of the part they had played in the rescue, "it makes a fellow mighty happy to know that something he has done in the war effort has really cashed in"

Workers on Rickenbacker rescue boat. A life raft built by Mrs. May E. ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

Workers on Rickenbacker rescue boat. They played a part in the rescue of Captain Eddie Rickenbacker and six men of his crew in the Pacific. Elmer K. Brown and Flossie Anson, of Akron, Ohio, built one of the two life rafts on which the party drifted for three weeks. Miss Anson, who has been continuously at work on boats and ballons for the past six years, said "it certainly was a worthwhile thrill and satisfaction to know that we had a share in the making of the boats which effected the rescue of the Rickenbacker party"

Workers on Rickenbacker rescue boat. They played a part in the rescue ...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More

[Secretary with telegrams pledging over $100,000.00 to International Rescue Committee] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Ed. Ford.

[Secretary with telegrams pledging over $100,000.00 to International R...

NYWT&S staff photo by Ed. Ford. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.