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Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapeshot - section of a petard

Gin - engine for drawing the fuzes out of the shell - box with grapesh...

Print shows various devices used with artillery and a cross-section of a petard. Title from item. Illus. in: A treatise on artillery ... / John Muller. Philadelphia : Printed by Styner and Cist, for J. Norman, ... more

At length for hatching ripe he breaks the shell
... An act to erect a lighthouse on the head-land of Cape Hatteras; and a lighted beacon on Shell Castle Island in the harbor of Occacock in the State of North Carolina. [Philadelphia: Printed by Childs and Swaine, 1794].

... An act to erect a lighthouse on the head-land of Cape Hatteras; an...

Caption title: At head of title Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three.; Signed: Frederick Augustus Mu... more

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

[Sentimental scene of cherub driving bird-drawn shell chariot]

Engraving by P.W. Tomkins, drawn by Princess Elizabeth, daughter of George III. Illus. in: The birth and triumph of love, 1796. Reference copy may be in LOT 4615. See LCQJ July 1971. This record contains unveri... more

[Two men carrying banners and two boys, one blowing into a shell, the other carrying a shell on a staff, in a procession]

[Two men carrying banners and two boys, one blowing into a shell, the ...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

How shall soldiers vote? Soldiers of the Union Army! you who have been "to the front", and faced the shot and shell of the rebels arrayed against you! the time has come when you may ratify by your ballots the principles and the herpism which you

How shall soldiers vote? Soldiers of the Union Army! you who have been...

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 133, Folder 50.

The school question in a nut shell. There has been nominated in the western district a number of gentlemen, who are termed Independents ... [Signed] One who knows. [185-?].

The school question in a nut shell. There has been nominated in the we...

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 137, Folder 19.

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket with 7th Corps Dept. of Arkansas insignia and 1851 rectangular eagle belt plate holding volcanic pistol to his chest]

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket with 7th Corps Dept. of Ar...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather, scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased ... more

[Brothers Private William Savage Moore and Private John C. Moore of Richmond "Parker" Virginia Light Artillery Battery, 1st Company Howitzers Virginia Light Artillery Battery, and I Company, 15th Virginia Infantry Regiment, in early Richmond depot shell jackets]

[Brothers Private William Savage Moore and Private John C. Moore of Ri...

Photograph shows identified soldiers in Confederate uniforms. More information is in "Glimpses of Soldiers' Lives," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/coll/SoldierbiosMoores.html Title devised by Library staff. Case: ... more

[A. J. Blue, cavalry soldier in Union shell jacket and bummer cap with three Remington revolvers in his belt, holding a sword]

[A. J. Blue, cavalry soldier in Union shell jacket and bummer cap with...

Photograph shows partially identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-81. Additional information in collections file. Vintage albumen reproduction of tintype of A. J. Blue, Urbana, RF... more

[Unidentified young soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap]

[Unidentified young soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 54. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj pp/liljunion

Shell damage, Charleston, S.C.

Shell damage, Charleston, S.C.

Photograph shows shell damaged buildings on Meeting Street with Hibernian Hall on the left. Title from item. Brady-Handy Collection.

[Two unidentified young soldiers in Union shell jackets and forage caps in front of painted backdrop showing plantation]

[Two unidentified young soldiers in Union shell jackets and forage cap...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-193. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Li... more

[Unidentified young Union soldier in infantry shell jacket with shoulder scales and Company E Hardee hat]

[Unidentified young Union soldier in infantry shell jacket with should...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather floral arrangement in basket interior with scroll exterior. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at h... more

[Unidentified young soldier in Union shell jacket and kepi with musket]

[Unidentified young soldier in Union shell jacket and kepi with musket...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-35. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj pp/liljunion

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap with handgun in front of painted backdrop showing military camp]

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap with handgu...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 69. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj pp/liljunion

[Unidentified cavalry soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap with 1840 Cavalry saber]

[Unidentified cavalry soldier in Union shell jacket and forage cap wit...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather, diamond and scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lil... more

Siege of Charleston - the magazine of Fort Moultrie exploded by a shell from the grounded MONITOR WEEHAWKEN, Sept. 8, [1863]

Siege of Charleston - the magazine of Fort Moultrie exploded by a shel...

Wood engraving after sketch by W.T. Crane. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1863 Oct. 3. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Artists, Publ. I.; US... more

Vendue Range, Charleston, S.C.--The building on the left is where the first shell struck the city

Vendue Range, Charleston, S.C.--The building on the left is where the ...

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 3070. Original neg. for this print: LC-B811-3070. Brady-Handy Collection.

[Front page of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1864 Jan. 2, with illustration: The Guerilla War on the Mississippi - Explosion of a Shell in the Ladies' Saloon of the Steamer WELCOME, at Waterproof, Miss.]

[Front page of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1864 Jan. 2, with...

Woodcut after a sketch by Fred. B. Schell. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1864 Jan. 2), front page. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

View of Ft. Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing a mingled mass of debris, shot, shell & bursted gun

View of Ft. Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing a mingled mass of debris, s...

Stereograph showing two men seated on rocks amidst the debris of Fort Sumter. One man leans on a damaged cannon. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E... more

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot, shell, and broken guns

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot, shell, a...

Stereograph showing debris among the rocks on exterior of Fort Sumter. No. 3052. Part of series: The War for the Union. Photographic History. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. Attribute... more

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot and shell

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot and shell

Stereograph showing a man seated on rocks amidst the debris of outer wall a result of bombardment from August 17 to September 23, 1863. Also showing chevaux-de-frise for protection against assault. No. 3050. Pa... more

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot, and shell

View of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), showing the debris, shot, and shel...

Stereograph showing ruins of artillery among the rocks on the exterior of Fort Sumter.

Battle-field of Gettysburg The effect of musketry and shell on the trees of Culp's Hill, on ground occupied by Rebels, in front of Union breast-works.

Battle-field of Gettysburg The effect of musketry and shell on the tre...

Tipton & Myers' Stereoscopic Views. No. 522. Title from item.

Battle-field of Gettysburg - Effect of Union shot and shell on the trees on Culp's Hill

Battle-field of Gettysburg - Effect of Union shot and shell on the tre...

Broken and fallen trees on Gettysburg battlefield. Tipton & Myers' stereoscopic views series. No. 533.

Oregon. The Modoc war - Schonchin and his associate "Bucks" killed by an exploding shell in the lava beds

Oregon. The Modoc war - Schonchin and his associate "Bucks" killed by ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1873 May 10, p. 133. Title transcribed from original.

Amateur muscle in the shell

Amateur muscle in the shell

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0103.

Escaping from the old shell / J. Keppler.

Escaping from the old shell / J. Keppler.

Print shows a moth or butterfly labeled "N.Y. County Democracy" with bust portraits of Lucius Robinson, Abram S. Hewitt, Samuel J. Tilden, and Clarkson N. Potter on the wings; it has just emerged from a pupa la... more

Florida-- the shell mounds--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Florida-- the shell mounds--Ft. George Id. / Geo. Barker, photographer...

Stereograph shows shells and vegetation, Fort George Island.

[Barricane Shell Beach, Mortehoe, England]

[Barricane Shell Beach, Mortehoe, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "10142". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

[Shell?]
Unexploded shell fired by the U.S.S. Monadnock

Unexploded shell fired by the U.S.S. Monadnock

Two American soldiers standing by shell.

On Bay Shell road, Mobile, Alabama

On Bay Shell road, Mobile, Alabama

Copyright 1901 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: On Bay Shell road, Mobile. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "51388". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information a... more

Burning of Tongu - U.S.S. MONACACY at landing with hole through bow made by Chinese shell - China

Burning of Tongu - U.S.S. MONACACY at landing with hole through bow ma...

Building burning in background. Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: For. Rel. US/China; China Hist.; China Tongu; Ships; Ph. Ind.

The Shell room, Morro Castle, Havana, Cuba

The Shell room, Morro Castle, Havana, Cuba

Interior view of room showing two men seated amongst artillary shells. H38927 U.S. Copyright Office. No. B.1302. Copyright 1903 by T.W. Ingersoll.

[Hole made by 500 lb. Japanese shell and building wrecked by its fragments, Port Arthur]

[Hole made by 500 lb. Japanese shell and building wrecked by its fragm...

H63716 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, July 24, 1905. Title from published stereograph, no. 7796.

Enormous 11-inch shell from Japanese seige gun, beginning its deadly flight into Port Arthur

Enormous 11-inch shell from Japanese seige gun, beginning its deadly f...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. 7559. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Manchuria Port Arthur; Artillery; Russo-Jap. War.

[Bursting Japanese shell 200 ft. away, seen from Russian trench near Wolf Battery, Port Arthur]

[Bursting Japanese shell 200 ft. away, seen from Russian trench near W...

H63429 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, July 18, 1905. Title from published stereograph, no. 7735.

Waste shell piles, oyster house, Baltimore, Md., U.S.A.

Waste shell piles, oyster house, Baltimore, Md., U.S.A.

Stereo copyrighted and published by the Keystone View Co. No. 6888. Title from item. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind. Shellfish; Wharves; Boats; P... more

[Inside a Russian fort during the siege - shell marks around a dummy gun - Port Arthur]

[Inside a Russian fort during the siege - shell marks around a dummy g...

H63721 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, July 24, 1905. Title from published stereograph, no. 7770.

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906]

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906...

2 crewmen reading in room. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906]

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906...

Crew carrying shell. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

Picking lemons in a grove on the Conca d'Oro (Golden Shell), outside Palermo, Sicily

Picking lemons in a grove on the Conca d'Oro (Golden Shell), outside P...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. (12) 8565. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. I.; Farm crops Lemons; Italy Palermo 1906; Italy Sicily 19... more

[An eight-oared shell boat and crew--race between Harvard University and Cambridge (England) University, Cambridge, Mass.]

[An eight-oared shell boat and crew--race between Harvard University a...

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906]

[8-oar shell race between Harvard and Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass. 1906...

Group portrait with mascot dog. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection.

[Strike On his Head, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, loose forelock, braids, beaded buckskin shirt, beads and two large shell disks around neck]

[Strike On his Head, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait...

H112963 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2635-08.

[Plenty Coups, Crow Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, pompadour, temple braids, beaded buckskin shirt, shell beads around neck]

[Plenty Coups, Crow Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, ...

H113024 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2696-08.

[Iron Shell, Lakota, Sioux tribe, half-length portrait, facing front in traditional clothing]

[Iron Shell, Lakota, Sioux tribe, half-length portrait, facing front i...

H117218 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by F.W. Glasier. No. 2.

Iron Shell Wild West show portrait

Iron Shell Wild West show portrait

Photograph shows Iron Shell on horseback wearing full headdress, bone necklace, and traditional clothing. Copyright 1908 by Frederick W. Glasier. Title from item.

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, feather headdress, beaded buckskin shirt, bead choker with shell concho, large medal on strand of metal beads]

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing...

H113003 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2675-08.

Oklahoma. Tulsa (vicinity). Loading a shell with nitro glycreine preparatory to shooting an oil well, Flatrock Pool

Oklahoma. Tulsa (vicinity). Loading a shell with nitro glycreine prepa...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Wittemann Collection (Library of Congress). Title from item.

Walter Iron Shell

Walter Iron Shell

Walter Iron Shell, Lakota or Sioux tribe, half-length portrait, facing right, in traditional clothing. J158860 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by F.W. Glasier, Brockton, Mass.

[Shell ornaments--Quinault]

[Shell ornaments--Quinault]

Young Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing shell ornaments. J182560 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3393-12. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward... more

Letting down into well shell loaded with nitro-glycerine - oil field in Pennsylvania

Letting down into well shell loaded with nitro-glycerine - oil field i...

J193096 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Keystone View Co. No. 20350. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Industry Oil; Geogr.; Explosives.

Chimney near Rheims hit by German Shell

Chimney near Rheims hit by German Shell

Photograph shows a damaged factory chimney near Rheims, France which was hit by a German shell during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

ARC. Commission on Belgian first line watching shelling of German trenches by Belgian artillery. Party was watching along from R. to P. (5 miles). Whenever heard shell going overhead make break for parapet to see where landed. Major Lee had German shell nearby in reply

ARC. Commission on Belgian first line watching shelling of German tren...

Title and notes from Red Cross caption card. Group title: Belgian Pictures. Date based on date range for negative series. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American ... more

Am'n [i.e. American] Ambulance on road to Verdun, shell bursting

Am'n [i.e. American] Ambulance on road to Verdun, shell bursting

Photograph shows an American ambulance on the road to Verdun, France during World War I.

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