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[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

Print shows a dragon-shaped, mobile fortress equipped cannons and capable of carrying troops, with a ladder device mounted on the front used for scaling walls or as a bridge during siege warfare.

[Design drawing for system to raise and lower a captive balloon, controlled by four ropes forming a pyramidal shape and operated by winches on the ground below] / M.G.

[Design drawing for system to raise and lower a captive balloon, contr...

Title devised by Library staff. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82.) Tissandier collection.

[Plan and elevations of a church. Side elevation, plan of cupola, "size and shape of the glass" (i.e., interior window elevation)]

[Plan and elevations of a church. Side elevation, plan of cupola, "siz...

Illus. in: The American Builder's Companion, plate B following p. 100. Title devised by Library staff.

[Paris in shape of man holding fork and cup, different foods of France and page of text]

[Paris in shape of man holding fork and cup, different foods of France...

Illus. in: Eugene Briffault, Paris a table, Paris : J. Hetzel, 1846, p. 5. Ref. copy may be in Leonard Beck, Two "Loaf-Givers", p. 193. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Civil War envelope showing Army of the Potomac, 3rd Corps, 1st Division, badge with red diamond shape]

[Civil War envelope showing Army of the Potomac, 3rd Corps, 1st Divisi...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. E. M. Hill, North Orwell, Bradford Co., Va.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Washington, D.C., March 19, 1864. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

Looking toward Lynn from the northern terrace, showing the crescent shape of the beach and the Point of Pines beyond

Looking toward Lynn from the northern terrace, showing the crescent sh...

(DLC/PP-1933:0011). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Seaside Pleasure-Grounds for Cities" by Sylvester Baxter, Scribner's magazine, 23:681 (June 1898).

An Esquimau family and igloo--exact reproduction in size and shape of their snow huts. World's Fair, St. Louis, U.S.A.

An Esquimau family and igloo--exact reproduction in size and shape of ...

H56842 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by C.L. Wasson.

Blowing the bottle into required shape in a mould - American Glass Bottle Industry

Blowing the bottle into required shape in a mould - American Glass Bot...

Stereo copyrighted by Keystone View Co. No. 20205 - (4). This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ind. Glass; Ph. Ind.

A shape moved suddenly past me into the flame

A shape moved suddenly past me into the flame

(DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Whispering Leaves" by Ellen Glasgow, Harper's magazine, 146:341 (Feb. 1923).

[Group of hooded Ku Klux Klan members posed in shape of a cross in front of tent]

[Group of hooded Ku Klux Klan members posed in shape of a cross in fro...

J266660 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by Elton E. Clement. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1924; Photog. I.; Shelf.

[Gardener standing alongside shrub trimmed into shape of a rooster, in garden at Villa Trianon, France]

[Gardener standing alongside shrub trimmed into shape of a rooster, in...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Good fortune arrived for the pair in the shape of a travelling Punch and Judy show

Good fortune arrived for the pair in the shape of a travelling Punch a...

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: People from Dickens. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935, p. 140.

Air bag put into carcass. Under intense hydraulic pressure, this airbag is forced into the casing while it is still in the suction-shaping mold. The bar from the top comes down hard, forces the airbag into a pretzel shape and rams it into the carcass, where the airbag snaps back into shape and fits the new carcass perfectly

Air bag put into carcass. Under intense hydraulic pressure, this airba...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Jap field pieces; and Shape of Jap belly-band

Jap field pieces; and Shape of Jap belly-band

Sketch shows Japanese abandoned Japanese field artillery on the road to Kokumbona on Guadalcanal island during World War II. In addition, another sketch shows the belly-band of the Japanese uniform. Inscribed o... more

Three-inch A.A. cartridge cases. Cartridge cases for three-inch antiaircraft shells are formed by successive drawing operations, from a flat brass disc into an elongated tubular shape with one rounded closed end. These shapes are trimmed before going on to the heading operation, with the more familiar flat surface, with priming hole, ready for loading

Three-inch A.A. cartridge cases. Cartridge cases for three-inch antiai...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... more

Conversion. Auto radiators to army helmets. The front visor of a steel army helmet is "spanked," or formed into shape. The helmet had an oval shape before this operation, which is performed on one of the many presses of an Eastern plant that formerly made automobile radiators. McCool Radiator Company, Detroit, Michigan

Conversion. Auto radiators to army helmets. The front visor of a steel...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Annotation on negative. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. W... more

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