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A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound, with the several plantations, their proper boundary lines, their names, and the names of the proprietors included and the grants of lands belonging to Landgrave William Hodgson, coloured green and edged with red with additional plans of those plots which have been resurvey'd by order of Messrs. Boss & Brailsford the purchasers from Hodgson, who inherited from his ancestors, as they had their original grant, from the Palatinate Lord Carteret &c.

A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound,...

Scale ca. 1:167,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and edges. "F. AE. A." Includes list of proprietors and index to their lands. LC Maps o... more

A map of Connecticut and Rhode Island with Long Island Sound, &c.

A map of Connecticut and Rhode Island with Long Island Sound, &c.

Shows Fairfield, New Haven, and New London counties in Connecticut, towns, roads, rivers, and place names in Connecticut, Rhode Island and part of Long Island. Includes copper mine near Simsbury, Conn. Also sho... more

[Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

[Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

Scale ca. 1:51,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and lower margin. No. "16" in upper left corner. "Note. The soundings and nautical remarks in this chart are laid down ... more

Christmas Sound - Tierra Del Fuego

Christmas Sound - Tierra Del Fuego

Bird's-eye panorama of mountainous inlets; bird in foreground. Double-page engraving by B.T. Pouncy and W. Watts. Drawn from nature by W. Hodges. Illus. in: James Cook, a Voyages towards the South Pole (1777), ... more

Map of the southern part of the state of New York including Long Island, the Sound, the state of Connecticut, part of the state of New Jersey, and islands adjacent : compiled from actual late surveys /

Map of the southern part of the state of New York including Long Islan...

Relief shown pictorially. LC copy imperfect: Small tears and holes along edges, wrinkles, scattered dark spots, and discoloration. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vaul... more

A plan of the estate called Jonas's situated in the division of North Sound in the island of Antigua, the property of Peter Langford Brooke, Esqr. /

A plan of the estate called Jonas's situated in the division of North ...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes, statistical data, and col. ill. Vault Acquisitions control no. 2000-21

Public meeting. The citizens of New-Haven, who disapprove of the removal of the public deposites from the Bank of the United States, and who believe a National Bank essential to a sound currency, are requested to meet at the City Hall, on Thursd

Public meeting. The citizens of New-Haven, who disapprove of the remov...

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 7, Folder 13.

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly Republican principles -- of a well disciplined militia -- of an American system of education, and of sound literature and science. [Prospectus] January 30, 1846. [s. l.]

The political and military reformer. Devoted to the support of truly R...

Prospectus. 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 8, Folder 15.

Map without title showing the railroad route to Santa Fe and San Diego; the central route through South Pass and on to San Francisco and "Puget's Sound," and connecting railroads east of the Mississippi.

Map without title showing the railroad route to Santa Fe and San Diego...

Outline map of North America showing proposed railroad routes within the present limits of the United States. This is one of the earliest promotional maps for a transcontinental railroad to come before the Uni... more

Synopsis of reason. Gentlemen:--Senators, and members of the House of representatives of the United States. The philosophy of nature, reason and sound common sence, together with all ancient and modern history, teaches the pleasing lesson, that

Synopsis of reason. Gentlemen:--Senators, and members of the House of ...

Synopsis of reason. Page Order: Leaflet 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 203, Folder 19.

Map of St. Helena Sound, and the coast between Charleston and Savannah

Map of St. Helena Sound, and the coast between Charleston and Savannah

Scale ca. 1:385,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368 Shows forts, towns, roads, railroads, rivers, and islands. Insets: Fort Walker. 4 x 3 cm.-Fort Beauregard. 4 x 3 cm. Description derived from published bibl... more

Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina

Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek forming inside pa...

Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 368a.4 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1... more

Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River to Ossabaw Sound showing the relative positions of the U.S. Iron clad steamer Montauk & the rebel Fort McAllister during the bombardment of Feb 1st 1863.

Sketch of a part of the coast of Georgia from Savannah River to Ossaba...

Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 122 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. A. D. Bache, Supdt. Shows drainage, towns, geographic coordinates, railroad from Savannah to "Way's Stat. no. 2," and the p... more

Core Sound and Straits, North Carolina.

Core Sound and Straits, North Carolina.

Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 309.7 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1864 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 186... more

Long Island sound

Long Island sound

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 4072

Fourth order light-house on south west ledge, Long Island Sound

Fourth order light-house on south west ledge, Long Island Sound

Above print: U.S. Light-House Establishment, 1876. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1876, plate following page 20. Title from item.

View of the Devil's Thumb tipped with clouds, looking down Frederick Sound, S.E. Alaska / photographed by Ensign A.P. Niblack, U.S. Navy.

View of the Devil's Thumb tipped with clouds, looking down Frederick S...

"U.S.C. and G.S. steamer 'Carlile P. Patterson' Survey of Alaska." No. 123.

Floating ice, Frederick Sound, above Horn Cliffs, S.E. Alaska / photographed by Ensign A.P. Niblack, U.S. Navy.

Floating ice, Frederick Sound, above Horn Cliffs, S.E. Alaska / photog...

"U.S.C. and G.S. steamer 'Carlile P. Patterson,' Survey of Alaska." No. 128.

Light House for South West Ledge, L.I. Sound

Light House for South West Ledge, L.I. Sound

Front elevator and section of lighthouse.

[Dickson experimental sound film] /

[Dickson experimental sound film] /

Experimental sound film made for Edison's kinetophone -- a combination of the kinetoscope and phonograph -- but apparently never distributed. This LC copy is silent. Features two men dancing to a violinist. Sho... more

Kings [sic] Sound - aborigine man, woman, and boy in loin-clothes, standing against large trunk of tree

Kings [sic] Sound - aborigine man, woman, and boy in loin-clothes, sta...

Similar to lantern slide W7-666. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transporta... more

A noisy mob; - but the sound money police are closing in on them / Keppler.

A noisy mob; - but the sound money police are closing in on them / Kep...

Print shows William Jennings Bryan being carried in a chair by four men, two are labeled "Tillman" and "J.F. Williams", down a street, behind a group of crazed men labeled "Free Silver, Riot, Repudiation, Popul... more

Bryan is the ablest worker for sound money / F. Opper.

Bryan is the ablest worker for sound money / F. Opper.

Print shows William Jennings Bryan standing on one side of a scale, cranking out speeches labeled "Wind, Weak Speech, Cheap Oratory, Boy Talk, Silly Speech, Free Silver Sophistry, Dangerous Propositions, Mercen... more

Pity the poor millionaire; - a sound stomach is rather to be chosen than great riches / Ehrhart.

Pity the poor millionaire; - a sound stomach is rather to be chosen th...

Illustration showing a rich, frail old man sitting in a chair attending to his mail while servants bring him medications for his health. Title from item. Illus. in: Puck, v. 47, no. 1203 (1900 March 28), center... more

[The sharp crack of the two revolvers rang out as one sound]

[The sharp crack of the two revolvers rang out as one sound]

Title from Harper's. (DLC/PP-1932:0040). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "A Whirlwind Wooing" by Cyrus Townsend Brady, Harper's magazine, 103:89 (June 1901).

A sound sleeper / Keppler.

A sound sleeper / Keppler.

Illustration shows Sir Thomas Lipton beating a hand-drum labeled "American Progress", trying to wake John Bull who is sound asleep in a chair.

Log cabin in the forests of Puget Sound

Log cabin in the forests of Puget Sound

2 loggers and dog standing, Wash.

Canoeing on Clayquot Sound

Canoeing on Clayquot Sound

J150172 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 3365-10. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.]... more

The Terra Nova in McMurdo Sound

The Terra Nova in McMurdo Sound

Photograph shows sea ice in the foreground and the Terra Nova ship in McMurdo Sound during the British Antarctic Expedition. J181329 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1913 May 12, by Herbert G. Ponting.

Wreck on the CM & PSRY [Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway], May 30, 1911, near Marengo, Wash.

Wreck on the CM & PSRY [Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway], May...

Photograph shows the severe damage and wreckage of tangled passenger cars from the Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway Company; a man stands on top of one of the overturned passenger cars; a crane is in t... more

What sound was that! cried Dimas

What sound was that! cried Dimas

"3657." No accession number. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Christmas Tales and Christmas Verses / Eugene Field. New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912, p. 78.