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Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Queretaro /

Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Q...

Covers northeast provinces of Nuevo Santander, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, and parts of Texas. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Indian settlements and location of missions. Pen-and-ink... more

Plano topografico que comprende las vertientes del Arroyo Ycabaqua, las del Rio Negro y la cresta que divide aguas al Yacuy y al Uruguay hasta la Sierra de los Tapes o Montegrande /

Plano topografico que comprende las vertientes del Arroyo Ycabaqua, la...

Shows central portion of Rio Grande do Sul. Boundaries shown in red and yellow inks? Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. In upper margin: No. 4o. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 183 Available also thro... more

Sketch of the country between the Coa & Sierra de Gata /

Sketch of the country between the Coa & Sierra de Gata /

Relief and shown pictorially and by shading. Pen and ink and watercolor. On verso: Gorge Hartmann Major 10 May 1812. Watermark: John Hall. Mounted on cloth backing. Minimal level cataloging record. Available al... more

Map of the West Coast of Africa from Sierra Leone to Cape Palmas, including the colony of Liberia /

Map of the West Coast of Africa from Sierra Leone to Cape Palmas, incl...

Relief shown pictorially. Copy 1 Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text an... more

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Ran...

Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad R... more

Cordoue. L'absolution, chez les ermites de la Sierra (d'après nature)

Cordoue. L'absolution, chez les ermites de la Sierra (d'après nature)

Two hermits, full-length portrait, one kneeling before the other, who is offering absolution. In album: Spain, verso p. 64. No. 633.

North American Hotel, on the summit of Sierra Nevada

North American Hotel, on the summit of Sierra Nevada

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 636. LOT subdivision subject: Placerville Tahoe Route. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Sierra Bluffs--From Slippery Ford House, El Dorado County

Sierra Bluffs--From Slippery Ford House, El Dorado County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 628. LOT subdivision subject: Placerville Tahoe Route. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

Scene on the summit of the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Scene on the summit of the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Three men on horseback The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 640. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unver... more

Swift's Station, Carson and Lake Bigler Road - eastern summit of Sierra Nevada Mountains

Swift's Station, Carson and Lake Bigler Road - eastern summit of Sierr...

Title from item. Gems of California Scenery, no. 690. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view.

View on the first Summit of Sierra Nevada Mts., June 15

View on the first Summit of Sierra Nevada Mts., June 15

Man, woman, and child in wagon in foreground. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 635. LOT subdivision subject: Placerville-Tahoe Rte.... more

Donner Peak--from Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, Western Summit Sierra Nevada

Donner Peak--from Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, Western Summi...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 842. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Teams passing through the snow, on the road leading down into Lake Valley from the summit of the Sierra Nevada

Teams passing through the snow, on the road leading down into Lake Val...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 637. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified data... more

Eastern slope of Sierra Nevada Mountains - From Washoe City

Eastern slope of Sierra Nevada Mountains - From Washoe City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 751. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

An Indian Rancheria in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

An Indian Rancheria in the Sierra Nevada Mountains

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 601. LOT subdivision subject: Indians. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

View from Sierra Rocks--Eastern shore of Lake Tahoe, looking South toward Cave Rock

View from Sierra Rocks--Eastern shore of Lake Tahoe, looking South tow...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 681. LOT subdivision subject: Lake Tahoe. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Eastern Shore of Lake Tahoe--from Rocky Point, looking South, Sierra Rocks and Cave Rock in the distance

Eastern Shore of Lake Tahoe--from Rocky Point, looking South, Sierra R...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 683. LOT subdivision subject: Lake Tahoe. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The Sierra Nevada Mountains, looking south, from Buena Vista Peak

The Sierra Nevada Mountains, looking south, from Buena Vista Peak

3518 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1180. Part of series: California - Views in the Yo-Semite Valley.

The Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak, looking southerly

The Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak, looking southerly

3522 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1184. Part of series: California - Views in the Yo-Semite Valley.

Mt. Clark, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak

Mt. Clark, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak

3519 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1181. Part of series: California - Views in the Yo-Semite Valley.

Distant view of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from South Dome

Distant view of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from South Dome

3504 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1166. Part of series: California - Views in the Yo-Semite Valley.

Three views in the Sierra Blanca Mountains, Camp Apache--Coyotero Reservation

Three views in the Sierra Blanca Mountains, Camp Apache--Coyotero Rese...

Two views of the Coyotero Reservation. Titles transcribed from mount. Illus. in album: Series of photographic views and portraits of Arizona and Arizona Indian tribes / Charles Gentile. Nos. 42/45 and 43/45.

Mt. Clark, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak

Mt. Clark, and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, from Buena Vista Peak

3520 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 1182. Part of series: California - Views in the Yo-Semite Valley.

Sierra San Juan / W.H. Jackson photo.

Sierra San Juan / W.H. Jackson photo.

View of valley with mountains in the background.

Cooley's Park, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Cooley's Park, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing a meadow surrounded by trees and mountains. Plate no. 5. Title from item. "Descriptive legend of view no. 9" on verso. For variant image, see LOT 4677-C, no. 35. Originally published: Photogr... more

Oak grove, White Mountains, Sierra Blanca, Arizona, tree, 1873

Oak grove, White Mountains, Sierra Blanca, Arizona, tree, 1873

Title from National Archives and Records Administration record. Possibly part of geographical and geological explorations and surveys west of the 100th meridian by the War Dept., Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army in 1873.

North Fork Cañon, Sierra Blanca Creek, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

North Fork Cañon, Sierra Blanca Creek, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, pho...

Photograph showing cliffs and trees. Plate no. 4. Title from item. Originally published: Photographs showing landscapes, geological, and other features of portions of the western territory of the United States,... more

Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

Photograph showing a lake surrounded by trees and some cliffs. Plate no. 1. Title from item. "Descriptive legend of view no. 7" on verso. Originally published: Photographs showing landscapes, geological, and ot... more

View on Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, phot.

View on Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona / T. H. O'Sullivan, ...

Photograph showing a lake surrounded by trees and some cliffs. Plate no. 2. Title from item. Originally published: Photographs showing landscapes, geological, and other features of portions of the western terri... more

[Cal. - Los Angeles County: bird's-eye views of Los Angeles, looking toward ocean; Wilmington, looking toward Sierra Madres; and Santa Monica, looking South to ocean and Santa Monica Mts.]

[Cal. - Los Angeles County: bird's-eye views of Los Angeles, looking t...

3 lithographs on 1 page of atlas, copyrighted by E.S. Glover. In G&M Division. Reference copy may be available in LOT4390-A. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

From Clouds Rest (S.E.) over little Yosemite Valley to Mt. Clark (11,250 ft.), Sierra Nevada Mountains, Cal.

From Clouds Rest (S.E.) over little Yosemite Valley to Mt. Clark (11,2...

Three people lounging on rocks overlooking valley. H15625 U.S. Copyright Office.

Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe and Mt. Tallac (9715 ft.) Sierra Nevada, California, U.S.A.
The Sierra Madres from Round Top, Mt. Wilson

The Sierra Madres from Round Top, Mt. Wilson

J140359 U.S. Copyright Office Photographer's address: Pasadena, California. Copyright deposit; Harold A. Parker; 1910; DLC/PP-1910:44022.

Sierra Madres from Echo Rock, Mt. Wilson

Sierra Madres from Echo Rock, Mt. Wilson

J140360 U.S. Copyright Office Photographer's address: Pasadena, California. Copyright deposit; Harold A. Parker; 1910; DLC/PP-1910:44022.

Sierra, Justo, Sec. Public Instruction and Fine Arts, Mexico

Sierra, Justo, Sec. Public Instruction and Fine Arts, Mexico

Justo Sierra, bust portrait, facing front. J153472 U.S. Copyright Office.

Hetch - Hetchy Valley, Sierra Nevada Mts., Calif.

Hetch - Hetchy Valley, Sierra Nevada Mts., Calif.

J163877 U.S. Copyright Office "Film No. 15, 1911" on front. Copyright claimant's address: Box 208, Santa Monica, Calif. Copyright deposit; Matt Ashby Wolfskill; December 26, 1911; DLC/PP-1911:44381.

Kerckoff Dam on San Joaquin River, part of power project in the Sierra Nevada Mts., Calif. / photographed, copyrighted and sold by Philip Brigandi, Los Angeles, Cal.

Kerckoff Dam on San Joaquin River, part of power project in the Sierra...

Stereograph showing view from elevated vantage point of the Kerckoff Dam and spillway. J262183 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Series: The California Missions and the State of California. Irrigation 10.... more

Manzanar from Guard Tower, view west (Sierra Nevada in background), Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Manzanar from Guard Tower, view west (Sierra Nevada in background), Ma...

Bird's-eye view of center grounds showing buildings, roads and mountains in background. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT... more

Sierra Leone, administrative divisions.

Sierra Leone, administrative divisions.

"Base 54206 12-66." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Sierra Leone. 1-69.

Sierra Leone. 1-69.

Scale 1:920,000. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "58962." Includes location map, comparative area map, and maps of "Economic activity," "Ethnic groups," "Population," and "Vegetation." Available also ... more

Sierra Leone, administrative divisions. 3-69.

Sierra Leone, administrative divisions. 3-69.

Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. "59176." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Sierra Leone. 1-69.

Sierra Leone. 1-69.

Scale 1:920,000. "Base 58963." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone.

"502737 9-77 (541835)." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The Johnson Livery Stable is one of many relics at Columbia State Park in the heart of California's Sierra gold country

The Johnson Livery Stable is one of many relics at Columbia State Park...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. It is the best-preserved "boomtown" in the region that ... more

Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone.

"Base 505268 (A00730) 9-82. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone.

Relief shown by shading. "Base 803102AI (COO986) 4-05." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone.

"Base 803101AI (COO986) 4-05." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The Placerville Hardware in the gold-country mining town of Placerville in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains

The Placerville Hardware in the gold-country mining town of Placervill...

title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. It opened in 1852 and is the oldest operating hardware in the American West. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Caro... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Olympic Valley, west of Tahoe City, California

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Ol...

Best known for skiing and snowboarding, Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park located in California's Sierra Nevada foothills, 12 miles east of the town of Jackson, California

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park located in California's Sierr...

Created in 1968, the park preserves a great outcropping of marbleized limestone with some 1,185 mortar holes. It is also a regional Indian museum. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit ... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Several forms of signs and statues invite customers to the Willo Steakhouse and saloon, an authentic California roadhouse located on Historic Hwy 49 between Nevada City and the Sierra Buttes country along the South Fork of the Yuba River

Several forms of signs and statues invite customers to the Willo Steak...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. The restaurant was established in 1969. The saloon dates to 1946. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsm... more

[Slim princess mural by Robert Thomas, John Knowlton, and Rich Perkins, 2000. Located in Bishop, a small town in Inyo County, California, at the northern end of the sweeping Owens Valley in the Eastern Sierra Mountains]

[Slim princess mural by Robert Thomas, John Knowlton, and Rich Perkins...

Mural information from Bishop Mural Society website, 2013. The town was named for Bishop Creek, which flows out of the Sierras. The creek, in turn, was named after Samuel Addison Bishop, an early Owens Valley s... more

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park located in California's Sierra Nevada foothills, 12 miles east of the town of Jackson, California

Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park located in California's Sierr...

Created in 1968, the park preserves a great outcropping of marbleized limestone with some 1,185 mortar holes. It is also a regional Indian museum. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit ... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Sign "Home of the 1960 Winter Olympics" at the Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Olympic Valley, west of Tahoe City, California

Sign "Home of the 1960 Winter Olympics" at the Village at Squaw Valley...

Best known for skiing and snowboarding, Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Red Moose, Sierra City, California

Red Moose, Sierra City, California

The area is part of the Tahoe National Forest. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Proje... more

Building near Knights Ferry Bridge in Stanislas County, California, in the Sierra Mountain foothills east of Modesto

Building near Knights Ferry Bridge in Stanislas County, California, in...

Built in 1864 it is the longest covered bridge west of the Mississippi River. It crosses the Stanislaus River in the county of the same name. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line:... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Kentucky Mine and Museum in Sierra City, California

Kentucky Mine and Museum in Sierra City, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Olympic Valley, west of Tahoe City, California

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Ol...

Best known for skiing and snowboarding, Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California

Bodie is a ghost town in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mou...

Located about 75 miles southeast of Lake Tahoe, the town become a state historic park in 1962. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Olympic Valley, west of Tahoe City, California

The Village at Squaw Valley, a year-round Sierra Mountain resort in Ol...

Best known for skiing and snowboarding, Squaw Valley was the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California P... more

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