Illus. and text in: De subtilitate / Girolamo Cardano. Basileae : Per L. Luclum, 1554, First vol., p. 12. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 260.
Print showing the storm and shipwreck at the beginning of Shakespeare's play "Tempest" ; Prospero and Miranda are standing on the right on the island where the shipwrecked sailors wash ashore. Title from item.
French warships, labeled Le Révolutionaire, L'Egalité and The Revolutionary Jolly Boat, being tossed about during a storm blown up by Pitt, Dundas, Grenville and Windham, whose heads appear from the clouds. Cha... more
Scale ca. 1:116,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Treasure maps (2nd ed.) 57. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "General instructions for making the Bermuda Isl... more
Print shows five different ships at sea, two are three-masted ships, one of which has wrecked near rocks; other ships may be schooners. The two larger designs are signed "C. Köpper". Title devised by Library st... more
Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 2009-056
Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series (Library of Congress). Paper creased wit... more
Pictorial lettersheet shows four images of shipwrecks on one page plus two vignettes of (top) a shepherdess and a bear and (center) Explosion R.K. Page Nicolaus, Feather River, March 21th, 1853; with attached b... more
Pictorial lettersheet shows rescue attempts being made on burning and sinking ship; with attached blank leaf. Title from item. Baird, California pictorial letter sheets, no. 337. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2011:179.16
Photograph shows a night scene of a women drowning at sea, holding her infant aloft. In the foreground, a broken mast and tattered sails. The picture is a companion piece to McRae's "They're saved! They're save... more
Photograph shows night scene of a sailor rescuing a woman and her child from the sea . The picture is a companion piece to McRae's print "My child! My child!" Title from item. Purchase; Hirschl & Adler Galleri... more
Print shows a music sheet cover with the warship Epervier smashing up on rocks on her return trip from Algiers with prisoners and soldiers from the United States war with Algiers in 1815. Title from item. Copyr... more
Ships loaded with stones and sunk to block entrance of harbor, Charleston, South Carolina. Drawn and published by Adalbert Volck. Illus. in: V. Blada's war sketches. London [i.e. Baltimore], 1864, pl. 10.
Scale 1:30,000. Depths shown by gradient tints. Shows location of sunken ships. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 370 LC Treasure maps (2nd ed.) 133 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more
Depths shown by gradient tints. Shows location of sunken ships. Printed in upper left margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess. --- Annual Report of the Secretary of the Navy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 370.1 Available als... more
"Bowen & Co. lith. Philada." "The survey of the channels, fortifications etc. was made after the occupation of the Harbor by the U.S. Naval forces." Depths shown by gradient tints. From: Message of the Presiden... more
Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-2001:068) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series (Library of Congress).
Five illustrations: Accident on the Mississippi Central Railroad, near Oxford, Mississippi. Head-and-shoulders portraits of Lieut. Commander W.L. Stewart; Commander E.H. Williams; and Lieut. Commander A.W. Muld... more
General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Webber, C. T., arti... more
N16294 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted by Imre & Bolossy Kiralfy, 1882." Created by "Forbes Co., Boston." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)
Print shows a ship labeled "Wrecked Corporation" and "Insurance Co. Bankrupt" that has wrecked on rocks with a darkened lighthouse labeled "Trust" and "Justice" nearby; its light has been snuffed by "Judge" and... more
Print shows Puck's figure for the "Independent Party" in a small sailboat of that name, flying a banner labeled "Independents", sailing through icy waters among large icebergs; in the background two ships label... more
Illustration shows the shipwreck of a ship that lost its course at the sight of the "Flying Dutchman" labeled "Speeches" with the face of James G. Blaine as the ship's figurehead and using the "Bloody Shirt" as... more
Photograph shows a framed map, "Known Wrecks on Sable Island compiled from official reports by S. D. McDonald, F.C.S." (probably the 1890 edition) with a large number of ships indicating locations of shipwrecks... more
13463 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title devised by Library staff or Junior Fellows, 2... more
D13751 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Last of the "Mary Jane." Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print., Cincinnati & New York." No. 4719. Forms part of: Theatrical poster c... more
Photograph shows a group of men standing on the wreckage of the U. S. S. Maine in Havana harbor; a small boat is next to wreckage. Title devised by Library staff.
Stereograph shows men standing on the deck of a boat near the partially submerged wreckage of the destroyed steamboat the SS General Slocum.
Stereograph shows two men in a small boat inspecting the burnt out wreckage of the steamboat the SS General Slocum at the New York Harbor. H49360 U.S. Copyright Office No. 8403. Copyright by H.C. White Co. Cop... more
Stereograph shows the burnt out wreckage and debris of the steamboat SS General Slocum at the New York Harbor. H49054 U.S. Copyright Office No. 8400. Copyright by H.C. White Co. Copyright entry: Aug. 12, 1904, ... more
Stereograph shows several men and the police standing on the deck of a boat. A diver resurfaces after helping to recover bodies from the partiallysubmerged wreckage of the destroyed steamboat the SS General Slocum.
Stereograph shows men standing among the wreckage on the melted metal and steel deck of the destroyed steamboat the SS General Slocum at the New York Harbor. H49055 U.S. Copyright Office No. 8403. Copyright by ... more
Photograph shows the wreckage of the U. S. S. Maine in Havana harbor; other ships in background. Additional title on item: Spanish-American War, "Maine" as it is now in Havana harbor, Sept 3, 1906; [shows also ... more
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.
Photograph shows the twisted wreckage of the U. S. S. Maine after being raised from Havana harbor. Additional devised title: [Dredging up at Havana harbor, 1911]. Title from item.
Photograph shows sailors and others in small boats near the wreckage of the U. S. S. Maine; a wreath is tossed from the Maine's crows nest, American flag waving. Additional devised title: [Ceremonial sinking at... more
J152441 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; American Photo Co.; February 1911. Copyright claimant's address: Obispo 70, Havana, Cuba.
Print shows President Woodrow Wilson holding a quill pen, standing on a tightrope over the Atlantic Ocean in which are sharks and a man holding up a child. Title from item. Norman Lindsay in Sydney Bulletin. In... more
Crowds, some in rowboats, gather around beached submarine while others congregrate on the submarine's deck. J261144 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 19287.
From slug on back of photo: "Photo shows an excellent view of the ill-fated Vestris as it listed, while passengers are hurriedly donning life preservers as they leave the vessel." The photo was taken by Fred Ha... more
Scale 1:449,659 at Lat. 30⁰30ʹ. "Mercator projection. N.A. datum of 1927." Depths shown by soundings and gradient tints. "Not to be used for navigation: For wreck information only." Base map: [Nautical chart] 1... more
STORED ON SITE. mchr Significance: From 1959 to 1985, the tanker Alaska Standard delivered refined petroleum products kerosene, lubricants, marine diesel fuel, home heating oil, gasoline to towns, canneries, an... more
Significance: The shipwrecks located within the archipelago of Isle Royale represent many types and stages of the development of maritime steam technology. Vessel types include passenger steamers, bulk, and pa... more
Democratic Party Congressmen Benjamin Franklin Butler, William Steele Holman, Samuel Jackson Randall, William Ralls Morrison, and others in sinking boat "Democracy" sailing between the Scylla of "protection" an... more