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[Title page of Witelo, De Natura, illus. with composite of various phenomena of natural science: mirror; man wading in water to show refracted light; box balanced at fulcrum on another box; sunlight shining through glass to start fire; rainbow]

[Title page of Witelo, De Natura, illus. with composite of various phe...

Illus. in: Witelo, De Natura, 1535. Reference copy may be in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rainbow; Light; Natural phenomena; Science; BI Works; RBD; Shelf.

[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elaborate border showing figures of "Nobilitas" and "Scientia"] / Fr. Delaram sculp. anno. 1522 [i.e., 1622]

[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elabora...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The complete gentleman / Henry Peacham. London : Francis Constable, 1622, title page. Reference copy in LOT 7007.

Premiere séance de l'institut National ; le 15 Germinal, An 4eme de la République / Girardet inv. & del. ; Berthault sculp.

Premiere séance de l'institut National ; le 15 Germinal, An 4eme de la...

Print shows a large group of men seated in two u-shaped rows along the sides and back of a large hall with a barrel ceiling and with statuary in alcoves set off by columns, a crowded third row of standing-room-... more

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly Republican principles -- of a well disciplined militia -- of an American system of education, and of sound literature and science. [Prospectus] January 30, 1846. [s. l.]

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly R...

Prospectus. 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 8, Folder 15.

Allegory of arts and sciences

Allegory of arts and sciences

Print shows a tribute to the arts and sciences with women instructing young boys and girls, showing symbols relating to music, geometry, chemistry, geography, navigation, painting, industry, and astronomy. Titl... more

Astrology! What is astrology? ... Professor Baron has a profound knowledge of the rules of the Science of the stars ... Fee in full. Ladies 50 cts. Gentlemen $1. N. B. The Professor will remain in the city a short time only. Boston. J. H.

Astrology! What is astrology? ... Professor Baron has a profound knowl...

Astrology.; Handwritten on verso: 29 Jan. 1863. 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 70... more

Call at the book store and get a solution of our national difficulties, and the science of Republican government. By a citizen of the United States. A pamphlet of sixty pages. Published by M. Warren [A review of the book by John F. Wright] Octob

Call at the book store and get a solution of our national difficulties...

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 234, Folder 24a.

An appeal to the friends of science. For the second time, the Portland Society of National History has been visited by a destructive calamity. Its new hall, with the furniture and all its collections, have again been destroyed by fire ... [Portl

An appeal to the friends of science. For the second time, the Portland...

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 27, Folder 22.

[Prometheus unbound; or, science in Olympus]

[Prometheus unbound; or, science in Olympus]

The following description traces the figures clockwise from upper left. Vulcan, the god of fire and the forging of metals, and several cyclops watch in amazement as a modern man demonstrates a power press. Ne... more

[A group photograph of the students of the Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi (Imperial School of Political Science)] / Abdullah Frères, Phot., Constantinople.

[A group photograph of the students of the Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi (Imperi...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 21. Now known as İstanbul Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilimler Fakültesi. In album: Schools, libraries, student and teacher portraits, ... more

[Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi Şahane (Imperial School of Political Science)] / Abdullah Frères, photographes de S.M.I. le Sultan.

[Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi Şahane (Imperial School of Political Science)] / ...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 14. In album: Schools, Ottoman Empire. Now known as İstanbul Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilimler Fakültesi. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid... more

[Garden, Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi Şahane (Imperial School of Political Science)] / Abdullah Frères, photographes de S.M.I. le Sultan.

[Garden, Mekteb-i Mülkiye-yi Şahane (Imperial School of Political Scie...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 11. In album: Schools, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Now known as İstanbul Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilimler Fakültesi. Forms part of: A... more

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Keppler.

Science, or sport? - A modern spectacle after an old model / J. Kepple...

Print shows a group of explorers of the polar regions, representing discovery and exploration, floating on an ice floe, they may all be on the verge of death; weighing judgement are James G. Bennett of the New ... more

The universal church of the future - from the present religious outlook / J. Keppler.

The universal church of the future - from the present religious outloo...

Illustration shows an interior view of a hall in a museum with four men sitting quietly beneath a shelf of "Books of Religious Reference"; there is a small crowd gathered before them. Further along the hall is ... more

An appalling attempt to muzzle the watch-dog of science / F. Graetz.

An appalling attempt to muzzle the watch-dog of science / F. Graetz.

Illustration shows Herbert Spencer as a statue of a large dog at the entrance to a public building emitting rays of light labeled "Science"; many diminutive men, wearing oversized top hats, scamper about with l... more

[Man on ship comparing temperature of the surface of the sea and the air in various parts of the world] / E. Gulland ; Pearson, sc.

[Man on ship comparing temperature of the surface of the sea and the a...

Illus. in: Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876 ..., narrative, vol. 1, second part. Longmans & Co. ..., 1885, diagram 22, p. 1003. Reference copy also... more

[Three men on deck of the H.M.S. Challenger studying Medusae, jellyfish] / E. Gulland ; Pearson, sc.

[Three men on deck of the H.M.S. Challenger studying Medusae, jellyfis...

Illus. in: Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876 ..., narrative, vol. 1, second part. London : Longmans & Co. ..., 1885, p. 603. Reference copy also avai... more

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and arts (London Eng.) before the Adrian college Theological society, March 23, 1889. [Two columns of verse] W. F. Cogswell. Adrian, Mich [1889].

College memories. by a fellow of the Society of science, letters and a...

Verse. Title. 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 84, Folder 13.

Science, independence, freedom
[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depends on the temperature in an engine]

[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depen...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Reflections on the motive power of heat and on machines fitted to develop that power. New York : J. Wiley & sons, 1890. Published in: The tradition of technology : Lan... more

First Christian Science Church, Denver
[Science class in Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Washington, D.C.]
[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci]

[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Il codice atlantico di Leonardo da Vinici nella Biblioteca ambrosiana di Milano. Milano : U. Hoepli, 1894-1904. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks o... more

The sciences

The sciences

Mural by Kenyon Cox in the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress. Copyright by Curtis & Company, Boston. Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 292.

"Art" by W. de L. Dodge, north-west pavilion (Pavilion of art and science)

"Art" by W. de L. Dodge, north-west pavilion (Pavilion of art and scie...

Mural by W. de Leftwich Dodge in the Library of Congress. Copyright by A. Wittemann, Brooklyn, New York. In souvenir album: The new Library of Congress.

For once, science and religion agree / Keppler.

For once, science and religion agree / Keppler.

Print shows Chauncey M. Depew and Robert G. Ingersoll, each in the arms of the other, pointing to quotations attributed to them that justify American imperialist activities in the Philippines through the introd... more

[Students in a science class using microscopes, Western High School, Washington, D.C.]

[Students in a science class using microscopes, Western High School, W...

No. 11. In album: "Western High School." Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[Class in science - studying water vapor, 2nd Division elementary school, Washington, D.C.]

[Class in science - studying water vapor, 2nd Division elementary scho...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "2nd Division."

[Girls in a science laboratory at Eastern High School, Washington, D.C.]

[Girls in a science laboratory at Eastern High School, Washington, D.C...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "Eastern High School." Caption card tracings: Schools Classrooms; DC, Wash. S... more

[Group of young women performing atmospheric pressure experiments while studying science in normal school, Washington, D.C.]
The last stand - science versus superstition / Keppler.

The last stand - science versus superstition / Keppler.

Print shows five men labeled "Newton, Abbott, Briggs, Savage, [and] Adler" and one man holding a flag that states "Think or be Damned", with a machine gun labeled "History, Archaeology, Evolution, Enlightenment... more

[Science class, Normal school]
[Science classroom scene - 7 or 8 year-olds studying the magnet,   8th Division, Washington, D.C.]

[Science classroom scene - 7 or 8 year-olds studying the magnet, 8th...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "8th Division."

Christian Science Church, Boston, Mass.
Howard Univ., Washington, D.C., ca. 1900 - class in bacteriology laboratory

Howard Univ., Washington, D.C., ca. 1900 - class in bacteriology labor...

Title from caption card. Images collected by W.E.B. Du Bois and Thomas J. Calloway for the "American Negro Exhibit" at the Paris Exposition of 1900 (Exposition universelle internationale de 1900). Reportedly di... more

The law can not be "removed" by Christian Science / Keppler.

The law can not be "removed" by Christian Science / Keppler.

Illustration shows an oversized female figure labeled "Law" pointing with her left hand to a sign that states "Contagious diseases must be reported to the Board of Health" and holding in her right hand a little... more

POPULAR SCIENCE MAGAZINE
POPULAR SCIENCE MAGAZINE
Christian Science Church, Boston, Mass.
Christian Science Church, Boston, Mass.
Domestic Science Bldg.
Christian Science Church, Boston, Mass.
Christian Science Church
"Dogs first!" / Albert Levering.

"Dogs first!" / Albert Levering.

Illustration shows a ship foundering at sea during a storm, with many passengers on deck, but the sailors, bowing to pressure from "anti-vivisectionists", are rescuing the dogs first.

Vivisection / Will Crawford.

Vivisection / Will Crawford.

Illustration shows two men in a make-shift laboratory, about to operate on a live rabbit; a group of concerned citizens has entered on the left, attempting to stop the operation; the spirits of many past victim... more

"Away with that life-net!" / Kep.

"Away with that life-net!" / Kep.

Illustration shows a raging fire in a building, billowing dark smoke labeled "Disease"; people are trying to escape by climbing to the edge and jumping into a safety net labeled "Vivisectional Research Life-Net... more

"Thumbs down!" / Will Crawford.

"Thumbs down!" / Will Crawford.

Illustration shows a skeleton labeled "Death" as a gladiator standing over a "Sick Person"; before giving the death stroke, the skeleton looks to the spectators seated in a section identified as "Anti-Vivisecti... more

Monuments of civilization / Keppler.

Monuments of civilization / Keppler.

Illustration shows at top, Puck holding a paper that states "The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research - Here modern science, aided by Vivisection, is gradually conquering and eradicating human disease" wi... more

The melting pot / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.

The melting pot / Hy Mayer ; by Hy Mayer.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with two large hands labeled "Militarism" and "Jingoism" at center that are squeezing men labeled "Labor" and "Capital" over an inverted spike-topped helmet stuck in the gr... more

The Detroit news timely topics. Artichoke yields sweetest sugar

The Detroit news timely topics. Artichoke yields sweetest sugar

Photograph of a photographic print by "Wide World Photo." Detroit Publishing Co. no. K 3001. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Man with globe, compass, and books gazing over landscape]

[Man with globe, compass, and books gazing over landscape]

Title devised by cataloger. (DLC/PP-1934:0056). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Our Invisible Helpers" by Maurice Maeterlinck, Cosmopolitan, 63:41 (Nov. 1917).

Books. English and science front cover
Science service
Science service
Calvin Coolidge at the Nat'l Academy of Science & Research Council

Calvin Coolidge at the Nat'l Academy of Science & Research Council

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. In album: Calvin Coolidge, v. 3, p. 4, Herbert E. French, National Photo Company. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). No.... more

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