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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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.
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. 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.
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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).
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.
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
"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.