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[Frontis illus. of books by Mason Locke "Parson" Weems (1759-1825): "he writhes. he gnashes his teeth. on bended knee he curses the author of his ruin" [gambler]]

[Frontis illus. of books by Mason Locke "Parson" Weems (1759-1825): "h...

Illus. in: God's Revenge against gambling ... (Philadelphia, 1812). No reference copies. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Railroad electioneering. The determination now manifested by the officers of the Stonington railroad to rule or ruin the state, indicates that they will again be meddling with our elections ... [Signed] Justice.

Railroad electioneering. The determination now manifested by the offic...

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 171, Folder 8.

To the laboring men of New York. Comrades: --- Do you want to pay heavy taxes? Do you want to suffer loss and ruin? Do you want to be trampled under foot by ambitious demagogues? ... [Signed] A democratic workingman. Saturday, July 18, 1863.

To the laboring men of New York. Comrades: --- Do you want to pay heav...

Civil war - Draft riots. 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 124, Folder 30f.

View of a third room, in which a great deal of pottery and many stone implements were unearthed in ruin shown in view 42 & 44

View of a third room, in which a great deal of pottery and many stone ...

Photograph shows two men standing at an archaeological excavation site containing clay pots. No. 47. Title from item.

Standing walls of aboriginal ruin on southeast side of Montezuma's Well, overlooking Beaver Creek, Arizona. Viewed from the west, December 13th, 1886 / E.A.M.

Standing walls of aboriginal ruin on southeast side of Montezuma's Wel...

No. 4. "Views in Arizona" and "Mitchell & Baer, Prescott, Arizona" on verso. Edgar A. Mearns Collection.

Reflections of ruin in streets of Rum, St. Pierre, Martinique, F.W.I.

Reflections of ruin in streets of Rum, St. Pierre, Martinique, F.W.I.

Ruins after volcanic eruption of Mount Pelée, 1902. Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 14322. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I. (... More

Antelope Ruin, Cañon del Muerto--Navaho

Antelope Ruin, Cañon del Muerto--Navaho

Antelope House is an ancient pueblo named for nearby Navajo drawings in the Canyon de Chelly. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). No. 2072-07.

Another sort of war ruin - after several days in the trenches

Another sort of war ruin - after several days in the trenches

A British Red Cross orderly escorting a wounded, captured, German soldier to a field hospital for treatment. National Photo Company Collection. Photo by Central News Photo Service. No. 8800A.

Monumental ruin of palace of Parthian king at Ctesiphon, near Bagdad

Monumental ruin of palace of Parthian king at Ctesiphon, near Bagdad

J200039 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. (46)-11671. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Iraq Ctesiphon; Palaces; Ph. Ind.

He knew all at once that he himself had wrought this ruin

He knew all at once that he himself had wrought this ruin

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The House of Make Believe" by William Almon Wolff, Ladies home journal, 40:16 (April 1923).

Wupatki, Wukoki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Wukoki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino ...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-B Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

Wupatki, Citadel Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Citadel Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-C Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

A mining site ruin at Shasta State Historic Park in the now-deserted town of Shasta City, west of Redding, California

A mining site ruin at Shasta State Historic Park in the now-deserted t...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. There, a row of old, half-ruined, brick buildings reminds passing motorists that Shasta City, the lusty "Queen City" of California's northern mining distr... More

A yet-to-be-restored ruin at U.S. Army's frontier post of Fort Griffin, now a National Park Historic Site in Shackelford County, Texas

A yet-to-be-restored ruin at U.S. Army's frontier post of Fort Griffin...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

A yet-to-be-restored ruin at U.S. Army's frontier post of Fort Griffin, now a National Park Historic Site in Shackelford County, Texas

A yet-to-be-restored ruin at U.S. Army's frontier post of Fort Griffin...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Where "ruin's merciless ploughshare passed o'er," Louisville Tornado

Where "ruin's merciless ploughshare passed o'er," Louisville Tornado

Bird's-eye view of ruins. Title from item. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Disasters.

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N553 Survey number: HABS AZ-157

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N553 Survey number: HABS AZ-157

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N553 Survey number: HABS AZ-157

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N553 Survey number: HABS AZ-157

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Antelope House Ruin, Canyon del Muerto, Chinle, Apache County, AZ

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N553 Survey number: HABS AZ-157

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin / designed and published by J.W. Barber, New Haven, Conn.

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness &...

Print shows four scenes of the drunkard's progress: the morning dram (father drinking at 8am, ignoring wife and children), the grog shop (bar room brawls, passed out, vomiting, and drinking customers), the conf... More

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin / designed and published by J.W. Barber, New Haven, Conn.

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness &...

Print shows four scenes of the drunkard's progress: the morning dram (father drinking at 8am, ignoring wife and children), the grog shop (bar room brawls, passed out, vomiting, and drinking customers), the conf... More

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin / designed and published by J.W. Barber, New Haven, Conn.

The drunkard's progress, or the direct road to poverty, wretchedness &...

Print shows four scenes of the drunkard's progress: the morning dram (father drinking at 8am, ignoring wife and children), the grog shop (bar room brawls, passed out, vomiting, and drinking customers), the conf... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road, Hot Springs, Garland County, AR

Ricks Estate, Electric Power Generating Mill (Ruin), Stone Bridge Road...

See also Ricks Estate, Stone Bridge, HABS No. AR-34-B; & Ricks Estate, Boathouse, HABS No. AR-34-C. For Hot Springs Bathhouses, see HABS Nos. AR-28 through AR-28-I, & the Pythian Bathhouse, HABS No. AR-29. Sur... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes River along Bunnell Run Road just over 0.5 mile from its intersection with State Route 16, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Imperial Carbon Black Plant (Ruin), North side of North Fork of Hughes...

Significance: From 1900 to 1925 the state of West Virginia was a national leader in the production of natural gas, natural gasoline, and carbon black. These ruins are visible reminders of these three, related ... More

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ

Wupatki, Wupatki Ruin, U.S. Highway 89, Loop Road, Flagstaff, Coconino...

Survey number: HABS AZ-152-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1150 Initial Construction

Britannias ruin, British Cartoon Print

Britannias ruin, British Cartoon Print

Print shows Britannia lamenting her present state, her shield and broken lance by her side, "What a situation am I in sold by an American & purchased by France & Spain. Oh, wheres my Pitt." Four men are standin... More

Britannias ruin. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British Cartoon Print

Britannias ruin. Book illustration from Library of Congress, British C...

Print shows Britannia lamenting her present state, her shield and broken lance by her side, "What a situation am I in sold by an American & purchased by France & Spain. Oh, wheres my Pitt." Four men are standin... More

To the public. That Great Britain will one day fall, and that glorious constitution which is the envy of the world, crumble into ruin, by the influence of corruption in election, no body seems to doubt ... The scheme or substance of a balloting

To the public. That Great Britain will one day fall, and that glorious...

Imprint 2.; Title.; Election by ballot. 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 104, Folder 4.

To the public. That Great Britain will one day fall, and that glorious constitution which is the envy of the world, crumble into ruin, by the influence of corruption in election, no body seems to doubt ... The scheme or substance of a balloting

To the public. That Great Britain will one day fall, and that glorious...

Imprint 2.; Title.; Election by ballot. 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 104, Folder 4.

Ruin of Circular Presbyterian Church, Charleston, S. Carolina

Ruin of Circular Presbyterian Church, Charleston, S. Carolina

Stereograph shows Purchase; Robin Stanford; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:022). Title from item. Forms part of: The Robin G. Stanford Collection. Digitized 2015 Funding from Center for Civil War Photography.

Ruin of Circular Presbyterian Church, Charleston, S. Carolina

Ruin of Circular Presbyterian Church, Charleston, S. Carolina

Stereograph shows Purchase; Robin Stanford; 2015; (DLC/PP-2015:022). Title from item. Forms part of: The Robin G. Stanford Collection. Digitized 2015 Funding from Center for Civil War Photography.

The gambler's ruin /

The gambler's ruin /

Peter Thurston develops a mania for gambling and gradually sinks lower and lower until he is ruined. Failing to obtain money from either his wife or his father, Peter becomes a burglar. Sometime after, he break... More

The gambler's ruin /

The gambler's ruin /

Peter Thurston develops a mania for gambling and gradually sinks lower and lower until he is ruined. Failing to obtain money from either his wife or his father, Peter becomes a burglar. Sometime after, he break... More

The gambler's ruin /

The gambler's ruin /

Peter Thurston develops a mania for gambling and gradually sinks lower and lower until he is ruined. Failing to obtain money from either his wife or his father, Peter becomes a burglar. Sometime after, he break... More

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin. Designed and published by J. W. Barber, New Haven, Con. Sept. 1826.

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness ...

4 colored illus.; Imprint 3. 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 6, Folder 23.

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin. Designed and published by J. W. Barber, New Haven, Con. Sept. 1826.

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness ...

4 colored illus.; Imprint 3. 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 6, Folder 23.

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness & ruin. Designed and published by J. W. Barber, New Haven, Con. Sept. 1826.

The drunkard's progress, or, The direct road to poverty, wretchedness ...

4 colored illus.; Imprint 3. 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 6, Folder 23.