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Plan & elevation of the Tontine Crescent now erecting in Boston / S. Hill, sc.

Plan & elevation of the Tontine Crescent now erecting in Boston / S. H...

Architect Charles Bulfinch. Illus. in: Massachusetts magazine, v. 6 (Feb. 1794), p. facing p. 65.

Residence of John McAllister ... Penn Square - Philadelphia. Build A.D. 1836

Residence of John McAllister ... Penn Square - Philadelphia. Build A.D...

Photo shows John McAllister, Jr., full-length, standing on the steps at the front entrance to his townhome; there are trees and a cast iron fence in the foreground with a gate on which are the letters "Penn Squ... more

Michigan Terrace, Michigan Avenue. Looking towards teh Central Depot from nature by E. Whitefield ; lith. & printed by Chas. Shober Chicago

Michigan Terrace, Michigan Avenue. Looking towards teh Central Depot f...

Print shows the Michigan Terrace, or Terrace Row residences, 11 separate luxury dwellings in a single large building facing Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois, with carriage and pedestrian traffic, and with t... more

South side Christian St. west of 2nd St., taken in 1868

South side Christian St. west of 2nd St., taken in 1868

Photograph shows three story brick row house, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collected by Joseph Y. Jeanes, ca. 1915, leaf 52 recto. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2... more

[J.Q.A. Ward houses, 7 and 9 West 49th Street, New York City. Elevation. Rendering]

[J.Q.A. Ward houses, 7 and 9 West 49th Street, New York City. Elevatio...

Original architectural drawing showing a double house in the Neo-Grec style, with connecting studio space, for sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Archit... more

[J.Q.A. Ward houses, 7 and 9 West 49th Street, New York City]

[J.Q.A. Ward houses, 7 and 9 West 49th Street, New York City]

Photograph from architect Richard Morris Hunt's archive showing a double house in the Neo-Grec style, with connecting studio space, which he designed for sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward. Title devised by Librar... more

No. 405 east side Penn St. above Pine St., taken in 1869

No. 405 east side Penn St. above Pine St., taken in 1869

Photograph shows three story brick row house, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collected by Joseph Y. Jeanes, ca. 1915, leaf 49 recto. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2... more

111 Queen St., north side above Front St

111 Queen St., north side above Front St

Photograph shows three story brick row house with dormer roof, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collected by Joseph Y. Jeanes, ca. 1915, leaf 53 recto. Accession... more

View of row houses looking across construction of State, War, and Navy building; Washington D.C.

View of row houses looking across construction of State, War, and Navy...

Sepia photo in upper right quarter only. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Workmen's houses, Pullman, Ill's.

Workmen's houses, Pullman, Ill's.

Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "308" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 012562. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Admiral Dewey's home, Washington, D.C

Admiral Dewey's home, Washington, D.C

5387-1 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1900 by C. L. Wasson. No. 340 c. Title from item.

Park Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa

Park Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa

"H 380" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070653. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

House in which Lincoln died, Washington, D.C

House in which Lincoln died, Washington, D.C

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013021. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Park Avenue, south from Thirty-sixth Street, New York, N.Y.

Park Avenue, south from Thirty-sixth Street, New York, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "G 9262" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 500709. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Worker, possibly doing pipeline construction for gas company, with cables and engine

Worker, possibly doing pipeline construction for gas company, with cab...

Title devised by cataloger. Jacket title: Gas. Co. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 561. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

An elevated view of Grace Alley, S.W., between D & E, 8th & 9th, looking West

An elevated view of Grace Alley, S.W., between D & E, 8th & 9th, looki...

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516-D: "See Z7-109 ; 2 part panorama ; Block 411 ; (A) Left." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

An elevated view of roof tops of row houses and other buildings, showing the Library of Congress, Jefferson building in the distance

An elevated view of roof tops of row houses and other buildings, showi...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See also LC-Z71-16 for caption ; See Z71-12, 14,16 ; Right section of panarama ; (4) Right ; Library of Congress ; St. Peter's (2nd & C Stre... more

An elevated view of K Street, S.W., between Alley towards 3rd Street and 412 (4th) Street, looking South to S.W. from Smallwood School (I between 3rd & 4th)

An elevated view of K Street, S.W., between Alley towards 3rd Street a...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See LC-Z71-4, 11516-C (right half background) ; Delaware Avenue and O Street ; Washington Railway & Electric Co. House ; Carbarn & Power; Gr... more

View of side angle of row houses on unidentified tree lined street

View of side angle of row houses on unidentified tree lined street

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516-E: "3rd & A area S.E.?" Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

View of 7th Street, S.W., between I & H, looking West to Northwest showing row houses obscured by tree lined street and steeple of St. Dominic's partially visible

View of 7th Street, S.W., between I & H, looking West to Northwest sho...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See LC-Z71-15, 9 ; Right of 3 part panorama ; (CC) Right ; St. Dominic's." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

View of Grace Alley, S.W., between D & E, 8th & 9th, looking West

View of Grace Alley, S.W., between D & E, 8th & 9th, looking West

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516-D: "2 part panorama, See Z&-110 Block 411 ; (B) Right." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

An elevated view looking South from Library of Congress (site of Madison Memorial Library) between C & Independence Avenue, between 1st & 2nd Streets, S.E., with Carroll Street running East to West in between

An elevated view looking South from Library of Congress (site of Madis...

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516: "St. Peter's." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

An elevated view looking N.W. from Providence Hospital, North Carolina Avenue at 2nd Street with D Street behind

An elevated view looking N.W. from Providence Hospital, North Carolina...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-C: "(5) of 10 part panorama ; Folger Park." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

View of a 4 part panorama looking North from Smallwood school, (I Street, between 3rd & 4th), towards H Street, S.W., between 3rd & 412 (now 4th) Streets showing the roof tops of row houses

View of a 4 part panorama looking North from Smallwood school, (I Stre...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See LC-Z71-14, 12, 10 ; St. Dominick's (faces 6th at E) ; Smithsonian ; Willard Hotel ; Old Post Office ; Old Evening Star Bldg. (white) ; (... more

View of I Street at 8th Street, S.W., block between I & H, 7th & 8th, S.W., looking North to Northwest

View of I Street at 8th Street, S.W., block between I & H, 7th & 8th, ...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See LC-Z71-9, 24 ; left of 3 part panorama ; (AA) Left." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

View of E Street, S.W., North side, looking West from South Capitol Street

View of E Street, S.W., North side, looking West from South Capitol St...

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516-D: "See Z7-6 from view looking East." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

Elk Street, Albany, N.Y

Elk Street, Albany, N.Y

"589" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013867. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

An elevated view S.W., Washington, D.C., panorama showing the roof tops of row houses, tree line, and United States Capitol building in the distance

An elevated view S.W., Washington, D.C., panorama showing the roof top...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516-D: "See LC-Z71-16 for caption ; See LC-Z71-14 and Z71-10, 16, 12 ; (3) Right center." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

Aerial view between 2nd & 3rd Streets, S.E., looking North to Northeast, D & C Streets, Independence & Pennsylvania Avenues (showing sites for Library of Congress Adams and Madison Memorial Library, left of center), from roof of Providence Hospital

Aerial view between 2nd & 3rd Streets, S.E., looking North to Northeas...

Title devised by Library staff. On print of negative in LOT 11516: "Lincoln School (See Z71-13) ; Church of the Reformation (Indep. at Pa.) ; St. Mark's ; Folger Park ; G.P. Zurhorst Livery ; (6) of 10-part pan... more

Hotel Martha Washington, New York

Hotel Martha Washington, New York

"378" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017537. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Edna St. Vincent Millay and husband Eugen Jan Boissevain in front of house at 75-1/2 Bedford Street, New York]

[Edna St. Vincent Millay and husband Eugen Jan Boissevain in front of ...

Title devised by Library staff. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2005:069

Madison Avenue, Toledo, Ohio

Madison Avenue, Toledo, Ohio

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-30276. Hotel Madison at left. "2030" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018278. Gift; State Historical Society of Co... more

Dolly i.e., Dolley Madison house, 17 & H, Washington, D.C.

Dolly i.e., Dolley Madison house, 17 & H, Washington, D.C.

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Lewisohn Bldg., 119 W. 40 St.

Lewisohn Bldg., 119 W. 40 St.

JA45907 U.S. Copyright Office. No. C 11506. Copyright by Irving Underhill, N.Y.

House ... occupied by Jefferson ...

House ... occupied by Jefferson ...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Probably located in Washington, D.C. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. Gen... more

Headquarters of Genr. Scott ... 616 Seventeenth Street, Washington, D.C.

Headquarters of Genr. Scott ... 616 Seventeenth Street, Washington, D....

Part of title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the Na... more

[Houses on present site of the Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.]

[Houses on present site of the Government Printing Office, Washington,...

Photograph shows row houses and other buildings with African American [?] men working on street in front, possibly road construction.

Houses on present site of the Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

Houses on present site of the Government Printing Office, Washington, ...

Photograph shows row houses and other buildings with African American [?] men working on street in front, possibly road construction. Title from file print in LOT 12325-7. Caption from unverified data provided ... more

... Sherman's res., 13th & Q?

... Sherman's res., 13th & Q?

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Probably the home of William Tecumseh Sherman. Gift; Herbert A. French;... more

Old farm buildings

Old farm buildings

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. A.E. Beitzell Oyster House at end of row houses. Gift; Herbert A. Frenc... more

Webster Law building, home of Danl. Webster, 6th & La. Ave., Washington, D.C.

Webster Law building, home of Danl. Webster, 6th & La. Ave., Washingto...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Old Cap. prison

Old Cap. prison

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Located at 1st and A Streets, N.E., the Old Capitol Prison was converte... more

... Sage? residence, 1715 Mass. Ave., Washington, D.C

... Sage? residence, 1715 Mass. Ave., Washington, D.C

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

[Turtle Bay Gardens, New York, New York. Townhouses before renovation,]

[Turtle Bay Gardens, New York, New York. Townhouses before renovation,...

Site History. House: Edward Clarence Dean and William Lawrence Bottomley, 1919-1920. Landscape: Edward Clarence Dean and William Lawrence Bottomley, 1919-1920. Charlotte Bronson Hunnewell Sorchan, developer. Ot... more

Dewey house

Dewey house

Caption from caption list: This is the house that the American people some years ago buoght [sic] by popular subscription to present to Admiral Dewey, the Hero of Manila Bay. The Admiral imediately [sic] transf... more

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Front court, Yates Gardens
Backyard gardens in New York City

Backyard gardens in New York City

Photograph shows Turtle Bay Gardens, 227-247 East 48th Street and 228-246 East 49th Street, New York, New York; view east to common garden. (For more information, see corresponding lantern slide, LC-J717-X98- 4... more

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. XIV

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. XIV

Image has caption 1915 to 1930, and consists of several smaller images including, from upper right, clockwise: the Mayflower Hotel, a bus, unidentified rowhouses, an unidentified apartment house, and houses in ... more

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Row houses in Yates Gardens from across street

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Row houses in Yates Gardens fro...

Item title devised. Subject card annotation: Edward Carr.

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. V

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. V

Image has caption 1930 to 1945, and consists of several smaller images including, from upper right, clockwise: the Meridian Hill Hotel, the National Medical Center, the National Archives, the Pentagon, National... more

[Charlotte Hunnewell Sorchan house, Turtle Bay Gardens, 228 East 49th Street, New York, New York. Entrance]

[Charlotte Hunnewell Sorchan house, Turtle Bay Gardens, 228 East 49th ...

Site History. House and landscape: Edward Clarence Dean and William Lawrence Bottomley, 1919-1920. Associated Name: Charlotte Bronson Hunnewell Sorchan, developer. Today: House extant. On slide (printed): "T.H.... more

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. To window, Yates Gardens

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. To window, Yates Gardens

Item title devised. Subject card annotation: Edward Carr.

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. VIII

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. VII...

Image has caption 1791 to 1825, and consists of several smaller images including, from upper left, clockwise: the Octagon, a lock house along the Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) Canal, rowhouses in Georgetown, a print ... more

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. IX

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. IX

Image has caption 1884 to 1900, and consists of several smaller images including, from upper right, clockwise: unidentified rowhouses, the Cairo apartment building, the Old Post Office, the Jefferson Building o... more

[Turtle Bay Gardens, 228-246 East 49th Street, New York, New York Townhouses]

[Turtle Bay Gardens, 228-246 East 49th Street, New York, New York Town...

Photo shows at right the entrance to the shared house of Edward Clarence Dean and Charlotte Bronson Hunnewell Sorchan at 228 E. 49th Street. Site History. House Architecture: Edward Clarence Dean and William La... more

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. X

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. X

Image has caption 1825 to 1850, and consists of several smaller images including, from upper right, clockwise: an unidentified rowhouse, a print of the National Hotel, City Hall, a print of an early steam locom... more

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Bedroom with four-poster bed, Yates Gardens

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Bedroom with four-poster bed, Y...

Item title devised. Subject card annotation: Edward Carr.

[Turtle Bay Gardens, 227-247 East 48th Street and 228-246 East 49th Street, New York, New York. View east to common garden]

[Turtle Bay Gardens, 227-247 East 48th Street and 228-246 East 49th St...

Site History. House Architecture: Edward Clarence Dean and William Lawrence Bottomley, 1919-1920. Landscape: Edward Clarence Dean and William Lawrence Bottomley, 1919-1920. Charlotte Bronson Hunnewell Sorchan, ... more

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. XI

Louis Justement, architect. Plans and pictures of Washington, D.C. XI

Image has caption 3 types of housing, and consists of several smaller images of rowhouses and apartment complexes.

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Kitchen, Yates Gardens

Yates Gardens in Alexandria, Virginia. Kitchen, Yates Gardens

Item title devised. Subject card annotation: Edward Carr.

Row houses in the 5500 block of 13th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.

Row houses in the 5500 block of 13th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows row houses on dirt road with automobile parked on street and trolley tracks on cross-street in foreground. Title from item. Forms part of: National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress... more

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