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[Castle in ruins]

[Castle in ruins]

Marsh collection.

Veduta dell' arco di Costantino, e dell' anfiteatro Flavio detto il colosseo

Veduta dell' arco di Costantino, e dell' anfiteatro Flavio detto il co...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of ruins with the Arch of Constantine in the foreground and the Flavian Amphitheater or Colosseum in the background, with numbered key. Some of the men appear to be examining the r... more

Porta S. Paolo ot. Trigemina / /G. Vasi dis. e inc.

Porta S. Paolo ot. Trigemina / /G. Vasi dis. e inc.

The pyramid of Cestius is shown on the left, part of the church of SS Salvatore is on the right, and the gate of San Páolo is in the background. Illus. in: Delle magnificenze di Roma antica e moderna ... / Gius... more

[The ruins of Balbec] / [Bo]rra Arch del. ; T. [Major sculp].

[The ruins of Balbec] / [Bo]rra Arch del. ; T. [Major sculp].

Print shows a panoramic view of the ruins of Baʻlabakk, with columns of the Temple of Jupiter (D), the Temple of Bacchus (E), and a river on the left, post-Roman Muslim Arab buildings on the right, and mountain... more

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

Print shows a view of the ruins at Baʻlabakk, with three men in conversation, two are holding long spears, in the left foreground among fragments of buildings, (A) on the left and (B) on the right, with the col... more

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

Print shows a view of the ruins at Baʻlabakk, with two men in conversation, one is holding a long spear, between the columns of the Temple of Jupiter (A) on the left and the Temple of Bacchus (B) on the right, ... more

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

[The ruins of Balbec] / Borra Arch delin. ; T. Major sculp.

Print shows a view of the ruins at Baʻlabakk, with two men holding long spears in the foreground among fragments of buildings, (A) on the left and (B) on the right, with the columns of the Temple of Jupiter (D)... more

[Interior view of the Temple of Neptune, Paestum, plate 13]

[Interior view of the Temple of Neptune, Paestum, plate 13]

Print shows several men, a cow, and a dog barking at a donkey transporting two barrels, among the columns of the Temple of Neptune in Campania (Paestum), Italy, with lettered key identifying elements of the str... more

An east view of the meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston, now erecting on the ruins of one lately destroyed by fire / C. Bulfinch delin. ; Vallance sc.

An east view of the meeting house in Hollis Street, Boston, now erecti...

Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood, Cist, and Trenchard, 1788 April, opp. p. 175. Stauffer, 3341 Published in: The American ... more

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. R bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Das allegrösste Bilder ABC. R bei Winckelmann & Söhne in Berlin

Print shows the letter "R" formed by a man holding a bundle of rushes which he is using to beat another man kneeling before him, with examples "Reifspringen" showing young women jumping rope; "Ritter" showing a... more

To Edward Hardwick, Esqre. & the Revd. G.C. Smith for their humane exertions in rescuing the sufferers - this view of the ruins of the Brunswick Theatre is respectfully inscribed by their obedient servants W.K. Wakefield & S. Cox J.M. Huggins, pinxt

To Edward Hardwick, Esqre. & the Revd. G.C. Smith for their humane exe...

Print shows a view from the street of the ruins of the Brunswick Theatre, Wellclose Square, London, after it collasped on February 28th, 1828. Title from item.

Ruins called Om El Hamed near Tyre April 25th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruins called Om El Hamed near Tyre April 25th 1839 / David Roberts, R....

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 2, pts. 9-10, p. 11. Surro... more

Semua ruins March 16th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Semua ruins March 16th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 2, pts. 7-8, p. 12. Surrog... more

Great conflagration at Pittsburgh. View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from near Birmingham lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, No. 100 Chestnut Street, Philada

Great conflagration at Pittsburgh. View of the ruins of the city of Pi...

Print shows a panoramic view from across the Monongahela River of the ruins of Pittsburgh after a fire destroyed a large portion of the city on April 10th, 1845. Title from item. Caption continues: City of Pitt... more

Ruins of Karnack / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruins of Karnack / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 38.

Ruins, temple on the island of Biggeh, Nubia

Ruins, temple on the island of Biggeh, Nubia

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 15.

Ruins of the Temple of Kardeseh, Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruins of the Temple of Kardeseh, Nubia / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 27.

Ruins. Karnak

Ruins. Karnak

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 25, upper right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

View of the burnt district San Francisco Snyder & Black Lith 87 Fulton St. N.Y

View of the burnt district San Francisco Snyder & Black Lith 87 Fulton...

Print shows small groups of people in the foreground and others scattered among the ruins of burned buildings around the "Portsmouth Square" section of San Francisco, California. On the left is one building ide... more

View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from Boyd's Hill painted by W.C. Wall ; on stone by James Queen ; lith. of Wagner & McGuigan, No. 100, Chesnut Street, Philada

View of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh from Boyd's Hill painted b...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the ruins of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania after the fire of April 10, 1845. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library ... more

Castle of Rheinstein

Castle of Rheinstein

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 28, upper right.

[Ruins on ground at Ephesus]

[Ruins on ground at Ephesus]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 21, upper right.

[Ruins at Ephesus]

[Ruins at Ephesus]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 21, bottom left.

Ruined castle. Rhine

Ruined castle. Rhine

Ruins of castle above Rhine River. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 28, upper left.

[Ruins at Ephesus]

[Ruins at Ephesus]

Ruins of East Gymnasium, Ephesus. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 21, bottom right.

[Ruins of temple(?)]

[Ruins of temple(?)]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 27, upper left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

Djirdjeh - mosquée en ruines sur le bord du Nil / Félix Teynard.

Djirdjeh - mosquée en ruines sur le bord du Nil / Félix Teynard.

Ruins of mosque showing minaret and arched passageway at the edge of the Nile in Girga, Egypt.

Syout - caravansérail en ruines / Félix Teynard.

Syout - caravansérail en ruines / Félix Teynard.

Exterior view of remains of a caravansary showing arched entryways. Illus. in: Égypte et Nubie : sites et monuments les plus intéressants pour l'étude de l'art et de l'histoire / Félix Teynard. Paris : Goupil e... more

Ruins of a building identified as the Chinese museum

Ruins of a building identified as the Chinese museum

Photograph shows the ruins of the building that formerly housed Nathan Dunn's Chinese Museum at the corner of 9th and Sansom streets in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The building was destroyed by fire in 1854, so... more

The old Genoese Castle at Balaklava, from above the castle pier

The old Genoese Castle at Balaklava, from above the castle pier

View of ships in Balaklava harbor and hill with castle or fort ruins, conical tents, buildings, and animals. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: Gernsheim, Roger Fenton, photographer of the Crim... more

First grand semi-occasional entertainment of the Swampoodle ruins, (of Mr. C, Wendell's bindery.) at Charles Kloman's restaurant, Washington. October 24, 1857 ... [Washington, D. C. 1857].

First grand semi-occasional entertainment of the Swampoodle ruins, (of...

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 203, Folder 7.

Ruins of Temple Church, Lanleff, (p. 74.)

Ruins of Temple Church, Lanleff, (p. 74.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 11. Title from item.

Ruins of the Castle of the Vicomtes de Tonquedec, (p. 93.)

Ruins of the Castle of the Vicomtes de Tonquedec, (p. 93.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 20. Title from item.

East gable of the Abbey of Léhon, near Dinan, (p. 294.)

East gable of the Abbey of Léhon, near Dinan, (p. 294.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 87. Title from item.

Jersey shore near Beverley sic G.R. Bonfield 1859

Jersey shore near Beverley sic G.R. Bonfield 1859

Drawing shows the shoreline of the Delaware River near Beverly, New Jersey, with a dilapidated wharf at center and a sailboat just off shore. Title from item. Signed and dated in pencil at bottom center. Inscri... more

Coca (Segovia). Fachada principal del castillo / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Coca (Segovia). Fachada principal del castillo / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Ruins of the old castle. In album: Spain, opposite p. 23. No. 1335.

Rome, Italy

Rome, Italy

Castle(?) ruins.

Banqueting hall, Kenilworth Castle

Banqueting hall, Kenilworth Castle

Exterior view of ruins of Kenilworth Castle showing the banqueting hall. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 6 (bottom left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for ... more

Tlemcen. L'enceinte de Mansourah / ND. Phot.

Tlemcen. L'enceinte de Mansourah / ND. Phot.

The walls of al-Mansura, Tlemcen, Algeria.

Melrose Abbey

Melrose Abbey

Interior view of ruins. In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, p. 197. No. 375.

Melrose Abbey

Melrose Abbey

Exterior view of Melrose Abbey, graveyard in foreground.

Tlemcen. Portail du minaret de Mansourah / ND. Phot.

Tlemcen. Portail du minaret de Mansourah / ND. Phot.

The ruins of a minaret, al-Mansura, Tlemcen, Algeria. Title from item. No. 254.

Leicester's buildings, Kenilworth Castle

Leicester's buildings, Kenilworth Castle

Exterior view of ruins of Kenilworth Castle showing Leicester's buildings. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 6 (bottom right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available f... more

[Ruins of house, ca. 1860 - ca. 1865]

[Ruins of house, ca. 1860 - ca. 1865]

Photograph shows a tent by the remains of a wall of a building with some men about the area. Title from item. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal O... more

Ruins on Carey Street, Richmond, Va.

Ruins on Carey Street, Richmond, Va.

No. 4439. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Va.

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Va.

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Richmond, Virginia

Ruins of Richmond, Virginia

Photograph shows a soldier standing by a pile of cannon barrels and cannon balls with the ruins of the city in the distance. Title from item. No. H22. Original neg. is at National Archives. Brady Handy Collection.

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Ruins of Gallego Mills, Richmond, Va.

Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

Ruins of r.r. bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Va.

Ruins of r.r. bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Va.

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of the stone bridge

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of the stone bridge

No. B1130. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Central Church

Ruins of Central Church

Photograph shows a man seated amidst the ruins inside the Circular Church in Charleston, South Carolina. No. B980. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Charleston, South Ca... more

Ruins of Phillips House, near Falmouth, Va.

Ruins of Phillips House, near Falmouth, Va.

Photograph shows three men near the remaining brick walls of the ruins. No. B1292. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of bridge, across Potomac River at Shepherdstown

Ruins of bridge, across Potomac River at Shepherdstown

Photograph shows a man in the foreground overlooking the ruins of the bridge at Shepherdstown, West Virginia. No. 5077. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Photograph is half of a stereograph ... more

Ruins on Carey Street, Richmond, Va.

Ruins on Carey Street, Richmond, Va.

No. 4438. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Central Church

Ruins of Central Church

Photograph shows ruins of Circular Church in Charleston, South Carolina. No. B971. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Charleston, South Carolina. Photograph is one half o... more

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of Henry house

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of Henry house

No. B124. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Va.

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Va.

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins of Richmond and Petersburg Railroad Bridge, James River, Richmond, Va.

Ruins of Richmond and Petersburg Railroad Bridge, James River, Richmon...

No. 746. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ruins at Manassas Junction / negative by Barnard & Gibson ; positive by A Gardner.

Ruins at Manassas Junction / negative by Barnard & Gibson ; positive b...

Illustration showing the remains of a turntable on the Orange and Alexandria railroad after the station was destroyed by retreating Confederates. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alex... more

Kirk G boe Inn & ruins Faroe Island

Kirk G boe Inn & ruins Faroe Island

Drawing shows an inn next to the ruins of a church on one of the Danish Faroe Islands. Taylor may have visited the Faroe Islands in 1862, en route to Russia. Gift; Charles F. Heartman; 1922; (DLC/PP-46411a).

Churchyard at Hampton

Churchyard at Hampton

Photograph shows graveyard of St. John's Episcopal Church in Hampton, Virginia, with ruins of church in the background. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by Barnard & Gibson, in the Clerk'... more

Melrose Abbey / F.F. Palmer del. ; lith. Currier & Ives, N.Y.

Melrose Abbey / F.F. Palmer del. ; lith. Currier & Ives, N.Y.

Print shows a moonlight view, from the east, of the ruins of Melrose Abbey with two men on horseback in the foreground. The area around the Abbey is overgrown with trees. 21947 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from... more

Ruins of Stone Bridge, Bull Run / negative by Barnard & Gibson ; positive by A Gardner.

Ruins of Stone Bridge, Bull Run / negative by Barnard & Gibson ; posit...

Illustration showing ruins of a stone bridge which was destroyed to prevent pursuit by Confederate troops. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp... more

Ruins at Manassas Junction, Va. after its evacuation by Confederates, March 1862

Ruins at Manassas Junction, Va. after its evacuation by Confederates, ...

Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photogr... more

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of the stone bridge

Battlefield of Bull Run, ruins of the stone bridge

No. 4228. Title from item. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. 1, no. 7. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Home in Charleston, S.C.

Home in Charleston, S.C.

Ruins of home in Charleston, South Carolina and another house in background. Photograph by Haas and Peale. No. 46.

Ruins of Circular Church and Secession Hall, Charleston, S.C., St. Philips Church in distance

Ruins of Circular Church and Secession Hall, Charleston, S.C., St. Phi...

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 6077. Brady Handy Studio.

Ruins of R.R. bridge across Tennessee River, at Bridgeport, Tenn.? (i.e. Alabama) and pontoon bridge in course of construction

Ruins of R.R. bridge across Tennessee River, at Bridgeport, Tenn.? (i....

Title from item. Caption provided by Minnesota Historical Society from the NPS Civil War Series: The Battles of Chickamauga: The Confederates destroyed the railroad bridge over the Tennessee River at Bridgeport... more

The riots at New York

The riots at New York

Five illustrations: Ruins of the Provost-Marshal's office, fight between rioters and military, charge of the police on the rioters at the "Tribune" office, sacking a drug store in Second Avenue, hanging a Negro... more

The ruins of Lawrence, Kansas / sketched by a correspondent.

The ruins of Lawrence, Kansas / sketched by a correspondent.

Print shows ruins of buildings in Lawrence, Kansas, following attack by William Quantrill and his Confederate raiders. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 7, no. 351 (1863 September 19), p. 604.

Ruins of light house, Morris Island, S.C.

Ruins of light house, Morris Island, S.C.

Photograph shows observation tower built atop lighthouse ruins. Title from item. Neg. no. B8184-10378.

Ruins of Petersburg and Richmond railroad bridge, across the James

Ruins of Petersburg and Richmond railroad bridge, across the James

Photograph showing the ruins of a Confederate bridge, destroyed by the Union army, from the Richmond side of the James River.

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard

Title from item. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], Vol. I, pl. 18. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Bridgeport, Tenn. (i.e. Alabama), 1864, showing ruins of Nashville & Chattanooga R.R. bridge and construction of a pontoon bridge

Bridgeport, Tenn. (i.e. Alabama), 1864, showing ruins of Nashville & C...

Title from item. Hand written on mount: "See also LC-B8184-10349".

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia / negative by J. Gardner; positive by A. Gardner.

Ruins of Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia / negative by J. Gardner; positiv...

Photo shows Alfred Waud seated on the ruins of the dock destroyed by the Confederates in 1861. (Source: Library staff, 2009) Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washin... more

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