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[One-point perspective sketches of structure, road, and trees, with shifting vanishing point]

[One-point perspective sketches of structure, road, and trees, with sh...

Four sketches. Church interior elevation and section with galleries and vaulted ceiling on verso. M.I.T. no. A-d-12. Drawing not signed; attribution based on handwriting and drawing style. From the Massachusett... more

[Monuments, Washington, D.C. Sketches - elevations]

[Monuments, Washington, D.C. Sketches - elevations]

Conservation control number 8.99.815.15

[Circus sketches: acrobats and circus animals]
Sketches relative to the history and theory, but more especially to the practice of dancing ... Intended as hints to the young teachers of the art of dancing.

Sketches relative to the history and theory, but more especially to th...

This manual begins with a discussion on the importance of dance for youth and outlines the origins of dance. Although much of the historical and theoretical text is borrowed from other dance writers--notably Gi... more

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Floor plan with sketches]

[House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st S...

Reference copy available in LOT 4249 (R). Conservation control number 8.99.815.13

Jemmie(?) ; Mr. Brant for Hythe

Jemmie(?) ; Mr. Brant for Hythe

Two drawings perpendicular to one another : half-length profile of Jamaican woman; and two sailboats with several passengers in each.

Architectural drawing for a monument. Front elevation

Architectural drawing for a monument. Front elevation

Working drawing showing monument as elevation and detail; sketch. UNIT title devised. Date based on design style and date of last known work. Forms part of Charles Bulfinch Archive (Library of Congress). Perman... more

View on the Delaware / by Rubens Peale.

View on the Delaware / by Rubens Peale.

Print shows a view of the Delaware River from an elevated vantage point with pine trees in the foreground, the Delaware River, and in the distance, pasture land and farm buildings. Title from item. Inscribed in... more

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'après un croquis de M. de Humboldt ; gravé par Bouquet en 1813.

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'a...

Illustration showing a monolithic rock formation atop a mountain, Los Organos, near the village of Actopan in Mexico.

Rough sketches of the Creek Country : [Alabama].

Rough sketches of the Creek Country : [Alabama].

Shows unspecified Creek Indian territory in Alabama. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink. On verso in pencil at upper left: Catalogued W. Imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on paper, mounted on cloth, edged with cloth ta... more

The Hombourg waltz, with characteristic sketches of family dancing / Knahskiurc, fect.

The Hombourg waltz, with characteristic sketches of family dancing / K...

"Members of the Royal family at an informal dance, the centre couple being Princess Elizabeth, grotesquely stout, and the Prince of Hesse-Homburg, who grasps her dress, unable to reach her waist..." (Source: Ge... more

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

Second series: Sketches by Boz ; Seven dials

The title page illustration at the left for Dickens' "Sketches by Boz," shows a crowd of people waving to two men leaving in a hot air balloon. The adjacent illustration, for p. 149, "Seven Dials," shows a cr... more

Two views, one of a shipwrecked vessel on the shore, the other of a lighthouse and outbuildings seen from a distance

Two views, one of a shipwrecked vessel on the shore, the other of a li...

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

Croquis de un plano de la jurisdicion del real de Temascaltepec /

Croquis de un plano de la jurisdicion del real de Temascaltepec /

Relief shown by hachures. "De 20 leguas de 26 al grado." Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 528 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; A. ... more

Hoffman

Hoffman

Drawing shows a large building or cluster of buildings with an observation tower with spiral stairway above a circular building; a railroad train passes in the lower left foreground. Title from item. Inscribed ... more

Study sketches of two ships - a sailing ship and a steamship, possibly a ferry

Study sketches of two ships - a sailing ship and a steamship, possibly...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Two views of rowboats at breakers on shore, with a sailing vessel in the distance; one view is right-side up and the other upside down

Two views of rowboats at breakers on shore, with a sailing vessel in t...

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). Irregular edge on... more

Two houses along a river, one up on a rocky embankment, the other closer to the water's edge. A figure, perhaps a woman with a parasol, walks toward the water's edge where a rowboat is on the shore

Two houses along a river, one up on a rocky embankment, the other clos...

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Unrelated mathematical computations inscri... more

Man with rifle leaning against fence near house with outbuildings

Man with rifle leaning against fence near house with outbuildings

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S.... more

Water or holding tank with downspout "in light"

Water or holding tank with downspout "in light"

Drawing shows a large tank on a raised platform at the edge of a river, with a stairway leading to a dock, a chute descending to the waters edge, also a wharf extending into the river. Title devised by Library ... more

Sketch of a tree in winter beside a boulder at water's edge, a man fishes from a wharf in the background

Sketch of a tree in winter beside a boulder at water's edge, a man fis...

Title devised by Library staff. Paper trimmed on the top through a watermark in the upper left: [J. Rob]eson Phila. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms p... more

Chestnut

Chestnut

Drawing shows the trunk and foliage of the chestnut tree. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on upper right corner: Chestnut. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Con... more

Boy fishing beside a stream while a girl watches over his shoulder, also, at center, a building with plane or skid for rolling logs

Boy fishing beside a stream while a girl watches over his shoulder, al...

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).

Waterscape showing the shore of the Delaware River and a sailboat at center

Waterscape showing the shore of the Delaware River and a sailboat at c...

Title devised by Library staff. Paper trimmed on right side through an unidentifiable watermark at upper right. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms par... more

Ship in dry dock, probably Navy Yard

Ship in dry dock, probably Navy Yard

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Sketch of houses on embankment near river cascade with notations about color

Sketch of houses on embankment near river cascade with notations about...

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S.... more

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a shovel with left hand and his right hand resting on a loaded hod poised against a supporting frame

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a sho...

Title devised by Library staff. Paper trimmed on right side through a watermark at lower right: J. Robes[on]. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of... more

Man sitting in a chair among a cluster of trees, others nearby

Man sitting in a chair among a cluster of trees, others nearby

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Houseboat docked near grassland near shore 1842

Houseboat docked near grassland near shore 1842

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1842. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... more

Design for advertisement, Charles Oakford & Sons, furrier and hatter, located at 104 Chestnut Jas. F. Queen

Design for advertisement, Charles Oakford & Sons, furrier and hatter, ...

Drawing shows a street view of the façade of a storefront with entrances, windows with merchandise displays, awning over an entrance, and lightly sketched pedestrians; across top are samples of lettering and de... more

Panoramic view of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Panoramic view of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sketch shows a panoramic view of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, showing "Girard College" in the upper left, the "Columbia Railroad", and the "Cathedral" in the background (as identified on the mat by Marian S. Car... more

Cows grazing in lowlands near stream, houses in the background, on the upper elevations of the banks of the stream

Cows grazing in lowlands near stream, houses in the background, on the...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Factory at edge of river, tucked below rolling hills, train passing before it on the left; in the foreground, a man fishes near a barge in a canal

Factory at edge of river, tucked below rolling hills, train passing be...

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).

View between houses

View between houses

Etching by Adolphe Hervier, 1821-1897. His Croquis de voyage, de 1843, plate 3. Ad. Hervier. Paris, chez Alexis Febvre, Rue de la Victoire, 2. Ref. copy may be in Geog. File. Beraldi, 1. Red stamp of Febvre. Pe... more

Sketch of a house near a bridge

Sketch of a house near a bridge

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

A sketching party taking their repast, drawn on the spot byJ.R. Smith 1817, and attempted to colour in 1846, 29 years after'd

A sketching party taking their repast, drawn on the spot byJ.R. Smith ...

Drawing shows a group of people sharing food outdoors under a grove of trees. Their sketchpads rest on a rock on the left. (DLC/PP-1995:140.56) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 56. Title from item. Forms ... more

Map to illustrate the sketches of Egypt and Nubia, 1849. Obelisk of Heliopolis 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Map to illustrate the sketches of Egypt and Nubia, 1849. Obelisk of He...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 0.

Croquis del terro, camino, bosques, barrancas, cerro y beredas de Cerro-gordo con las posiciones de las topas Mejicanas y Americanas con sus respectivos Generales Cuerpos y Baterias el dis 18 de Abril de 1847.

Croquis del terro, camino, bosques, barrancas, cerro y beredas de Cerr...

Scale not given. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 530 Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes "Esplicacion del Plano." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/2; 650/3

Man sketching on a wharf with a dog seated next to him, in the background, to the left is a tree, at center, a long wharf with a pavilion, and on the right, a small sailboat offshore

Man sketching on a wharf with a dog seated next to him, in the backgro...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 102 (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms p... more

Croquis de la Ysla de Balanguingui y sus adyacentes en el Archipielago de Jolo : destruidos sus fuertes y poblaciones por las armas del Egército [sic] y Armada Naval de Filipinas, las primeras al inmediato mando del Exmo. Sor. D. Narciso Claveria, capitan general de aquellos dominios y las segundas al del brigadier de la armada y comandante general de aquel apostadero, D. José Ruiz de Apodaca en donde se manifiesta la situación de la División Naval, el día 19 de febrero de 1848 que se rindio el fuerte de Sipac, habiendolo hecho el 16 de Balanguingui /

Croquis de la Ysla de Balanguingui y sus adyacentes en el Archipielago...

Shows Samales Group, Philippines. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Whatman 1849. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 738 Available also through the Library of Cong... more

Nassau

Nassau

Drawing shows a portion of the front and right side of a large house with many windows, shutters, dormers, and chimneys, and several trees behind a picket fence, with hitching posts along the roadway, and a hor... more

Northumberland June 4, 1849

Northumberland June 4, 1849

Drawing shows a the village of Northumberland from an elevated vantage point, at the confluence of the North Branch and the West Branch of the Susquehanna River. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower le... more

Moravian Church, Bethlehem, from the Lehigh, 1850

Moravian Church, Bethlehem, from the Lehigh, 1850

Drawing shows the Central Moravian Church on Church Street in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; the spire on the belfry rises above the trees, in a park-like setting, with fences in the foreground. Title from item. Insc... more

Lighthouse with outbuildings

Lighthouse with outbuildings

Drawing shows a lighthouse towering above two buildings, possibly dwellings. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part o... more

Stone tavern on a dirt road, smoke coming out of chimney at rear of building, sign at front shows a bird riding on the back of an animal

Stone tavern on a dirt road, smoke coming out of chimney at rear of bu...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... more

[Page of five sketches]

[Page of five sketches]

Page of five sketches. Beginning at the upper left, a group of children are staring at a soldier standing by a gate. The second scene shows a man carrying a huge strawberry on a platter, through a door. A capi... more

Entrance of Delaware Water Gap, 1850

Entrance of Delaware Water Gap, 1850

Drawing shows a house, on the left, at the base of a mountain near the bank of the Delaware River, which fills the center of the image; there appears to be a person standing on a rock on the edge of the river a... more

Several firefighters around a hose carriage

Several firefighters around a hose carriage

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

Trees near a precipice

Trees near a precipice

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... more

Carriage or fire engine

Carriage or fire engine

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).

Study sketches of weeds growing at a door; urn on a bench with a pot and pail beneath, and cup hanging from a nail; a partial bust portrait of a woman wearing a hat

Study sketches of weeds growing at a door; urn on a bench with a pot a...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1850. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing filing series... more

Easton, Pa. from Philipsburg i.e., Phillipsburg Rock

Easton, Pa. from Philipsburg i.e., Phillipsburg Rock

Study sketch shows a bird's-eye view of Easton, Pennsylvania, from across the Delaware River. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner: Easton, Pa. from Philipsburg Rock. Stamped on verso: Fro... more

Oakland Hall near Norristown(?)

Oakland Hall near Norristown(?)

Drawing shows a large building on a hill, with a large lawn in front descending into the foreground, overlooking a smaller home or gatehouse on the lower right, next to the roadway; also shows a covered wagon o... more

Firefighter standing next to a ladder carriage

Firefighter standing next to a ladder carriage

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil at top: track maroon, ladders white. Sketch on verso shows two figures seated together, one gesturing with right arm raised. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: ... more

Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850

Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner: Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 3 (DLC/PP-199... more

Lafayette College, Easton and Delaware Bridge from Philipsburg i.e., Phillipsburg Rock, New Jersey, 1850

Lafayette College, Easton and Delaware Bridge from Philipsburg i.e., P...

Drawing shows a bird's-eye view of Easton from the New Jersey side of the Delaware River with the covered bridge at center and Lafayette College on a hill in the background. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil... more

Court house, Sunbury 1851

Court house, Sunbury 1851

Drawing shows an exterior view of the Northumberland County courthouse. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Court House, Sunbury 1851. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-... more

Saddlery at Shamoken i.e., Shamokin 1851

Saddlery at Shamoken i.e., Shamokin 1851

Drawing shows the front façade of a saddlery shop with the saddler standing at the doorway of his business, in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Saddlery at Sh... more

League Island Bridge, Broad St., Mar. 3051

League Island Bridge, Broad St., Mar. 3051

Drawing shows two pedestrians crossing the League Island Bridge. Title from item. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 6 (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carso... more

James Ranmey, Zerby coal bason i.e., basin 1851

James Ranmey, Zerby coal bason i.e., basin 1851

Drawing shows an exterior view of a small house with a porch off the left and a shed off the right, with trees around the sides and back, in the Zerby vein coal basin, Little Lick Mountain, in Pennsylvania. Tit... more

Mine building or sawmill among rolling hills, probably in Pennsylvania

Mine building or sawmill among rolling hills, probably in Pennsylvania

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1851. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... more

Hotel Mount Carmel 1851

Hotel Mount Carmel 1851

Drawing shows a building on the roadside with outbuildings and fenced corral; man seated in a horse-drawn wagon at front, near a sign hanging from a gibbet signpost. Includes a sketch of the head of a rabbit in... more

Zerby's Run, 1851

Zerby's Run, 1851

Drawing shows a wooded scene with mountain stream at the location of Zerby's Run coal mine on Little Lick Mountain, in Pennsylvania. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Zerby's Run, 1851. Stamped on... more

Gap in Big Mountain, Zerby's Run, no. 1 vein, 1851

Gap in Big Mountain, Zerby's Run, no. 1 vein, 1851

Drawing shows the entrance to the Zerby's Run, no. 1 vein coal mine on Little Lick Mountain, in Pennsylvania, with a roadway or creek bed along the gap between the Big and the Little Lick Mountains, also shows ... more

Shamokin from Mount Carmel road 1851

Shamokin from Mount Carmel road 1851

Drawing shows houses and other buildings at Shamokin, Pennsylvania, a coal mining community, with mountains to the right and in the background, and a heavily forested area on the left; shows many buildings on b... more

Coal break, Shamokin 1851

Coal break, Shamokin 1851

Drawing shows the scaffolding of a coal break system with conveyers and chutes for loading railroad cars for transport to larger coal breaking facilities. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: Coa... more

Old mill at "Mount Carmel" Pa. 1851

Old mill at "Mount Carmel" Pa. 1851

Drawing shows a sawmill with several logs in front, a ladder leaning against the roof, and possibly boards stacked on the left. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: Old mill at "Mount Carmel" Pa.... more

Ferry(?) alongside a dock with buildings along the waterfront

Ferry(?) alongside a dock with buildings along the waterfront

Drawing shows a small ferry tied to a wharf, with buildings along the waterfront. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1852 [or] 1853. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Q... more

Topographical sketch of a city waterfront, with bare outlines of buildings and sailboats and a ship

Topographical sketch of a city waterfront, with bare outlines of build...

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).

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin showing Simon Legree and some of the other central characters]

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle To...

Purchase; Warren Ewens; 1993; (DLC-PP/1993:162). Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan ... more

Kaighn Avenue ferry terminal, Camden, New Jersey, of the South Camden Ferry Company, seen from the road looking toward the river, ferry partially visible at left side of the building; also shows masts of a ship docked nearby

Kaighn Avenue ferry terminal, Camden, New Jersey, of the South Camden ...

Title devised by Library staff. Identification based on 1913 postcard on www.dvrbs.com website. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1852. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC... more

[2 humorous sketches of daily life in London: "Going to the pantomime" (middle-class family about to enter carriage); "The Goose Club" drawn by Phiz (winning plucked geese in Christmas lottery?)]

[2 humorous sketches of daily life in London: "Going to the pantomime"...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 181853 Dec. 24, p. 580. Reference copy may be in LOT 4638. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: PI WORKS; Humor; Gt. Brig. ... more

Oakland Hall near Norristown(?)

Oakland Hall near Norristown(?)

Drawing shows a large building on a hill, with a portico, columns, and a large square cupola, and a large lawn in front descending into the foreground; overlooks a smaller home or gatehouse on the lower right, ... more

Woodbury Creek, June 18th '54

Woodbury Creek, June 18th '54

Drawing shows a sailboat tied to a wharf on a small creek or channel, with trees near the shore. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: Woodbury Creek, June 18th '54. Stamped on verso: From the fil... more

Bleaching Factory May 7th '54

Bleaching Factory May 7th '54

Drawing shows a large factory complex on the far shore of a river, with a sailboat on the river at center in the foreground. Title title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: Bleaching Factory May 7th '... more

Bridge over railroad tracks, with telegraph poles on the left

Bridge over railroad tracks, with telegraph poles on the left

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower right: 55. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the L... more

Lemon Hill May 17th '55

Lemon Hill May 17th '55

Drawing shows a view of "Lemon Hill" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from across the Schuylkill River; a man, sitting on a rock at the shore, is fishing and another person is standing alone atop the rocky embank... more

Cows in the shade of a tree

Cows in the shade of a tree

Drawing shows a tall tree with two cows in the shade of the tree. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner: Aug. 11th/55. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artis... more

First exhibition Monday, January 28th 1856. Academy Hall ... China & Japan illustrated. A magnificient series of panoramic pictures sketches painted by George R. West and Wm. Hiene ... [New York] Herald Print 1856.

First exhibition Monday, January 28th 1856. Academy Hall ... China & J...

On verso: Filed Jan. 24. 1856. 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 122, Folder 10e.

Interior domestic scene with woman and child J. Queen de?

Interior domestic scene with woman and child J. Queen de?

Drawing shows a woman, perhaps Sarah Queen, seated at a table, a boy sits in a small rocking chair next to her and leans awkwardly against her lap, perhaps one of the orphaned nephews that the Queens took in. A... more

Sketches of Lecomptonism [no. 1]

Sketches of Lecomptonism [no. 1]

Four designs for magic lantern slides, images 1, 5, 4 and 7 showing the clearing of the first settlement, the devil introducing slavery into the colony, the devil flying away as slaves are freed and whites sett... more

Sketches of Lecomptonism [no. 2]

Sketches of Lecomptonism [no. 2]

Four designs for magic lantern slides, images 2, 3, and two unnumbered showing men standing on a platform before a crowd, the flag of the United States and a devil behind them, as a man below approaches them wi... more

Eagle point fishing cabin May 3d '57

Eagle point fishing cabin May 3d '57

Drawing shows a cabin by a dike along the shore of the Delaware River, several men are wearing red coats.. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Eagle point fishing cabin May 3d '57. Paper trimmed on r... more

Kansas sketches

Kansas sketches

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 2, no. 64 (1858 March 20), p. 192.

[Sketches of various mechanical devices]

[Sketches of various mechanical devices]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Facsimile of the sketch-book of Wilars de Honecort, an architect of the thirteenth century .... London : J.H. and J. Parker, 1859. Published in: The tradition of techn... more

T. Nast & Frank Leslie

T. Nast & Frank Leslie

"Nast's first interview with Frank Leslie" on mat. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0065.24). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Five sketches along the Valley Pike in the vicinity of Fishers Hill, Strasburg, Cottontown, Mount Hope, Toms Brook, etc.].

[Five sketches along the Valley Pike in the vicinity of Fishers Hill, ...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Colored pencils, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H188 Available also throug... more

[Full-length rear-view sketches of three soldiers]

[Full-length rear-view sketches of three soldiers]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. B-124. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.888) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Two sketches of horse outside tent]

[Two sketches of horse outside tent]

Title devised. Formerly Waud no. B-63. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.828) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Man walking with arms away from body]

[Man walking with arms away from body]

"Fande (?)" on item. Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1934:0123). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Two sketches: Stonemans battery opens. The gunboat porter?]

[Two sketches: Stonemans battery opens. The gunboat porter?]

Artillery unit in battle and broadside view of steamship.

Sketch for the domestic blockade

Sketch for the domestic blockade

No publication information. Pen sketch "Christmas list for Santa Claus" on verso; not on digital file. (DLC/PP-1936:0065.25). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

The first attack ; Pussy in the well

The first attack ; Pussy in the well

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0065). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Three children and a dog beside fireplace]

[Three children and a dog beside fireplace]

"A merry old" on floor. Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0065.1). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

[Landscape with bridge and figures]

[Landscape with bridge and figures]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. Pen sketches on verso of Little Bo-Peep cow jumping over the moon, little Jack Horner and Hi Diddle, Diddle; not on digital file. (DLC/PP-1936:0065). Form... more

[Sketches of four ships]

[Sketches of four ships]

Title devised. Ships identified: Steamer Edsall; Cambridge; Torpedo boat Stromboli. Inscribed above Steamer Edsall: Grey. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.345) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil... more

Henry Connor in a trip to Chinatown

Henry Connor in a trip to Chinatown

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0065). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

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