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Topic: roanoke

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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.

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 1830.

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]

Roanoke

Roanoke

Two broadside sketches of ships.

[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.

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 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.

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.

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