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John Randolph of Roanoke

John Randolph of Roanoke

Full-length silhouette portrait shows the Virginia politician John Randolph facing left. He wears a cape and cap. Purchase; 1915; (DLC/PP-1915:44874).

John Randolph of Roanoke on his embarkation for Russia onboard ship "Concord"

John Randolph of Roanoke on his embarkation for Russia onboard ship "C...

Full-length silhouette portrait shows the Virginia politician John Randolph facing left. He is dressed in a coat with tails, boots with spurs and carries a thin cane. He served as U.S. Minister to Russia in 183... more

James Madison to John Randolph of Roanoke, February 10, 1833.

James Madison to John Randolph of Roanoke, February 10, 1833.

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Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. to Weldon, N.C. showing its connection with railroad & steamboat routes,

Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. to Weldon,...

Outline map showing area from Pottsville, Pa., to Macon, Ga. [From published bibliography] Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 557 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.... more

Roanoke

Roanoke

Two broadside sketches of ships. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.128) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Envelope addressed to Genl. Henry A. Wise, Roanoke Island, N. Carolina]

[Envelope addressed to Genl. Henry A. Wise, Roanoke Island, N. Carolin...

Handwritten envelope addressed to General Henry Alexander Wise of General & Staff Confederate States Infantry Regiment; bears 5-cent stamp. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2... more

Burning of the Ship Thos. Watson by the boats of the Roanoke & Monticello off Charleston Oct. 16, 1861

Burning of the Ship Thos. Watson by the boats of the Roanoke & Montice...

Broadside view steamship in foreground, burning ship and Charleston in background.

Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

Map of Roanoke Island showing Rebel forts.

Shows the area surrounding Roanoke Island, N.C., including Croatan, Roanoke and Pamlico sounds, and the locations of Confederate forces on the eve of the Battle of Roanoke Island in February 1862. Color coding ... more

Sketch showing route of the Burnside expedition [to Roanoke Island, N.C., February 6, 1862]

Sketch showing route of the Burnside expedition [to Roanoke Island, N....

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 317.12 From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War, in two volumes. Suppleme... more

Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862.

Plan of the Battle of Roanoke Island. North Carolina. Feby 8th 1862.

Federal forces under Burnside quickly overcame the Confederate defenders, giving the Union control of Pamlico Sound and a base on the Atlantic coast for operations against North Carolina.

Map of the battlefield of Roanoke Id. Feb. 8th 1862 /

Map of the battlefield of Roanoke Id. Feb. 8th 1862 /

Scale ca. 1:1650 and 1:82,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 317 Detailed map of Roanoke Island battlefield and a map of Roanoke Island and vicinity. The former indicates Union and Confederate troop positions, t... more

Map of Roanoke County, Va. /

Map of Roanoke County, Va. /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Blue-line print. Oriented with north toward right. "Maps from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Pr... more

Mouths of Roanoke River, North Carolina

Mouths of Roanoke River, North Carolina

Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 317.3 (Its no. 409) (Date of first publication 1864) "No. 409 price 10 cents" and "Plates no. 983" are printed in the upper margin. "(Roanoke River) U.S.C. & G.S. 40... more

"In Roanoke River." (after the capture of Plymouth N.C. Oct 31 '64)

"In Roanoke River." (after the capture of Plymouth N.C. Oct 31 '64)

Three steamships in the river. Signed lower left image, stylized monogram: HAM. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed on verso: H.A. Macomb. Fomerly attributed to Alfred R. Waud, with the call number DRWG/US -... more

Richmond, Petersburg, and vicinity Genl. Grant's campaign war map

Richmond, Petersburg, and vicinity Genl. Grant's campaign war map

"Shows fortifications, camps, roads, railroads, street pattern of Richmond and Petersburg, towns, drainage, vegetation, hachures, and houses. The horizontal and upright lines represent one mile square. " -- LC ... more

[Sketch map of the vicinity of Roanoke, Virginia].

[Sketch map of the vicinity of Roanoke, Virginia].

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over 3/4-inch pencil grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), ... more

Map of the Great Kennesaw Route via Washington, Roanoke and, Knoxville.

Map of the Great Kennesaw Route via Washington, Roanoke and, Knoxville...

Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with the named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main line. See entry 614. Scale ... more

Perspective map of the city of Roanoke, Va. 1891.

Perspective map of the city of Roanoke, Va. 1891.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 962 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and... more

Roanoke launched Aug. 22, 1892, Arthur Seravall & Co., builder, Bath, Maine.

Roanoke launched Aug. 22, 1892, Arthur Seravall & Co., builder, Bath, ...

Photograph shows sideview of Roanoke with tug boat along side. Title from item.

Log farmhouse, Roanoke County, Virginia

Log farmhouse, Roanoke County, Virginia

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). No. 106.

[Bird's eye view, Roanoke, Va.]

[Bird's eye view, Roanoke, Va.]

H94839 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Stone Printing & Mnfg. Co.; June 3, 1907. Copyright claimant's address: Roanoke, Va. Title derived from copyright deposit records.

Comparison of Ages. Some of the youngest workers in Roanoke (Va.) Cotton Mills. On right-hand end is seven year old Frank, a helper. Next to him is twelve year old Ronald, a doffer. On his right is Mamie Witt, twelve year old spinner. Girl on her right said fourteen years old, but doubtful. On her right, (with curl on shoulder) is Inex Kennedy, just fourteen. The second girl on her right is probably under fourteen. This is a small mill, running a small force. Location: Roanoke, Virginia

Comparison of Ages. Some of the youngest workers in Roanoke (Va.) Cott...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2163. Text cut off; no continuation text found. Final word based on previous caption. Credit line: National Child... more

Group of doffers and spinners working in Roanoke Cotton Mills (Va.) I counted seven apparently under fourteen and three under twelve years old. Location: Roanoke, Virginia

Group of doffers and spinners working in Roanoke Cotton Mills (Va.) I ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2156. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

Dependent Parents (See also 2157) R.L. Witt. He is apparently working on the railroad, but his three oldest children, here work in the Roanoke (Va.) Cotton Mills. Mamie is only 12 years old and earns very little. Home is very poorly kept. Mother would not be in the photo. Location: Roanoke, Virginia

Dependent Parents (See also 2157) R.L. Witt. He is apparently working ...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2160. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

Mamie Witt. Runs one side in Roanoke Cotton Mills, Roanoke, Va. She is twelve years old and helps support an able-bodied, dependent father. (see photo 2160). Location: Roanoke, Virginia

Mamie Witt. Runs one side in Roanoke Cotton Mills, Roanoke, Va. She is...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2157. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

A young spooler in Roanoke (Va.) Cotton Mills. Location: Roanoke, Virginia

A young spooler in Roanoke (Va.) Cotton Mills. Location: Roanoke, Virg...

Title from NCLC caption card. Attribution to Hine based on provenance. In album: Mills. Hine no. 2155. Credit line: National Child Labor Committee collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisio... more

$3,500 Reward Offered ($3,000 by the Governor of Virginia and $500 by the County of Carroll) for the arrest, dead or alive, of the following parties, to be distributed as follows: Sidna Allen $1,000, Claud Allen {doll

$3,500 Reward Offered ($3,000 by the Governor of Virginia and $500 by ...

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 188, Folder 4.

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1820. Related names: Virginia T. Rogers estate. Built by Col. George P. Tayloe. Fine mantels. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Cr... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Horton House, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Horton House, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Related names: W.H. Horton. Near Fairview Cemetery. Was Old McClannahan place. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architectur... more

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1820. Related names: Virginia T. Rogers estate. Built by Col. George P. Tayloe. Fine mantels. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Cr... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1820. Related names: Virginia T. Rogers estate. Built by Col. George P. Tayloe. Fine mantels. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Cr... more

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1820. Related names: Virginia T. Rogers estate. Built by Col. George P. Tayloe. Fine mantels. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Cr... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... more

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Buena Vista, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1820. Related names: Virginia T. Rogers estate. Built by Col. George P. Tayloe. Fine mantels. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Cr... more

Horton House, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Horton House, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Related names: W.H. Horton. Near Fairview Cemetery. Was Old McClannahan place. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-81. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architectur... more

Business section, Roanoke, Va.

Business section, Roanoke, Va.

J 9273 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; W. Carlton Parker; July 17, 1931. On front: "Copyright 7-14-1931 by W. Carlton Parker."

Sheep on farm near Roanoke, Indiana

Sheep on farm near Roanoke, Indiana

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Erosion and an abandoned farm near Roanoke, Indiana

Erosion and an abandoned farm near Roanoke, Indiana

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

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