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Too heavily handicapped

Too heavily handicapped

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860221.

Map illustrative of the march of the Indian section of the Boundary Commission from Quetta to Olerat and Badkis; of the frontier as proposed and actually demarcated, and of the author's return journey from Herat to the Caspian.

Map illustrative of the march of the Indian section of the Boundary Co...

Scale 1:2,027,520; 1 in. = 32 miles. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy annotated in orange, red, green, and yellow ink. Shows western half of Afghanistan, "Russian Dominions," "Persia," and "Beluchistan." Also ... More

Our good friend -- the Bear

Our good friend -- the Bear

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

On the hill

On the hill

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

A popular diversion

A popular diversion

No accession number. Published in: Washington post. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

Russian newsboy

Russian newsboy

Russian newspaper delivery man posed, standing, full-length, with bundle of newspapers. George Grantham Bain Collection.

[U.S. Army transport BUFORD, the "Soviet Ark," used to deport aliens to Russia, Dec. 21, 1919 - broadside view]

[U.S. Army transport BUFORD, the "Soviet Ark," used to deport aliens t...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Photo was used in an article, "Going to Relieve Chinese," The Sun, 1907 March 28, p. 2.

N. Krylenko

N. Krylenko

Photograph shows Nikolai Vasilyevich Krylenko (1885-1938), a Russian Bolshevik revolutionary and a Soviet politician. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2017) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on ... More

Laborer's deputation on the Dvortsovyĭ Square, Petrograd, the 1st of May 1917

Laborer's deputation on the Dvortsovyĭ Square, Petrograd, the 1st of M...

Photograph shows a large crowd of men in Dvortsovyĭ Square in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 412.

The 1st of May celebration Dvortsovyĭ Square, Petrograd

The 1st of May celebration Dvortsovyĭ Square, Petrograd

Photograph shows a large crowd of mostly soldiers with some men and women in Dvortsovyĭ Square in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 11.

Petrograd. The Russian's favorite way of letting off steam. A popular cafe. A church near Smolny

Petrograd. The Russian's favorite way of letting off steam. A popular ...

Photograph of Russian's favorite shows soldiers on horseback; way of letting off steam shows people carrying a banner and marching. Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip ... More

Days of revolution - barricades on the Liteinyi Prospect, Petrograd

Days of revolution - barricades on the Liteinyi Prospect, Petrograd

Photograph shows people in front of a barricade on a street in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 320.

Moscow. [People gathered in city square]. Effect of the Bolshevik Revolution

Moscow. [People gathered in city square]. Effect of the Bolshevik Revo...

Photograph captioned Effect of the Bolshevik Revolution shows bullet-pocked building. Titles from item and devised by library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and As... More

[Petrograd. Soldiers on horseback and trolley in street. Neva River]. Tsarske [i.e. Tsarskoe] Selo. Opposite the American Embassy

[Petrograd. Soldiers on horseback and trolley in street. Neva River]. ...

Titles from item and devised by Library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Petrograd. The American Embassy. The Litania. The Nevsky. Bridge over the Fontanka Canal

Petrograd. The American Embassy. The Litania. The Nevsky. Bridge over ...

Photograph of the Litania shows women praying; photograph of the Nevsky Prospect shows parade of soldiers on horseback. Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia an... More

[Days of revolution] - destroyed police archive

[Days of revolution] - destroyed police archive

Photograph shows mounds of documents taken from the police archive and strewn on the street. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 331.

Petrograd. A parade on the Nevsky. The Hermitage Art Gallery. Corner of the Litania and the Sergiefskaya. The Neva from in front of the Winter Palace

Petrograd. A parade on the Nevsky. The Hermitage Art Gallery. Corner o...

Photograph of the Nevsky Prospect shows parade of soldiers on horseback. Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York... More

Days of revolution - automobile-sledge of the former Tsar Nikolai II

Days of revolution - automobile-sledge of the former Tsar Nikolai II

Photograph shows an automobile fitted with skiis and tracks for travel in snow. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 363.

Days of revolution - barricades at the Arcenal [i.e., Arsenal], Petrograd

Days of revolution - barricades at the Arcenal [i.e., Arsenal], Petrog...

Photograph shows people in front of a barricade on a street in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 362.

Days of revolution - troops on the Liteinyi Prospect

Days of revolution - troops on the Liteinyi Prospect

Photograph shows soldiers on a street in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 361.

Moscow. Parading for those who died in the revolution

Moscow. Parading for those who died in the revolution

Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Oath of the members of the provisional government

Oath of the members of the provisional government

Photograph shows a document with typed text at the top and handwritten statements at the bottom. Title from item.

Provisional executive committee of the State Duma

Provisional executive committee of the State Duma

Photograph shows the nine members of the provisional executive committee, among them are, seated on the right at the desk is Mikhail Rodzianko, seated next to him is Alexander Guchkov, standing in the back row,... More

[Days of revolution] - troops at the State Duma

[Days of revolution] - troops at the State Duma

Photograph shows a mob of men, women, and soldiers outside a parliament building on a street in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 321.

Will it succeed?

Will it succeed?

German military officer (possibly Wilhelm II), with dove sign "separate peace" and trap baited with "honeyed words" set for bear with hat, "Russia."

The burning of coats of arms in the days of revolution

The burning of coats of arms in the days of revolution

Photograph shows a crowd of citizens standing near a bonfire where coats of arms are being burned. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 411.

Moscow. [Bullet-pocked building]. [Bullet-pocked church]

Moscow. [Bullet-pocked building]. [Bullet-pocked church]

Titles from item and devised by Library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Petrograd. [Boats along the side of the Neva River. People carrying banners. Women carrying a religious banner. Horse and carriage]

Petrograd. [Boats along the side of the Neva River. People carrying ba...

Titles from item and devised by Library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Moscow. [Bullet-pocked building]. Results of the fighting

Moscow. [Bullet-pocked building]. Results of the fighting

Photograph captioned Results of the fighting shows destruction inside a building. Titles from item and devised by library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia f... More

Moscow. A street barricade. Bolshevik graves

Moscow. A street barricade. Bolshevik graves

Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Petrograd. Scenes of the burial of the victims of the March Revolution on the Field of Mars

Petrograd. Scenes of the burial of the victims of the March Revolution...

Title from item. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Petrograd. [People and trolleys]. A moving van - Furstadtskaya. Women parading to the Duma. Discussing the bread allowance

Petrograd. [People and trolleys]. A moving van - Furstadtskaya. Women ...

Photograph of the moving van shows horse-drawn van. Titles from item and devised by Library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of... More

Long live the Council of Workmen's and Soldiers' Deputees!

Long live the Council of Workmen's and Soldiers' Deputees!

Photograph shows a crowd of mostly women and children with banner on a street in Saint Petersburg. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 406.

Moscow. [Building on street corner with signs and banners]. Bringing flowers to the graves of the Bolsheviks killed in the revolution

Moscow. [Building on street corner with signs and banners]. Bringing f...

Titles from item and devised by library staff. From disbound album of James Maxwell Pringle's business trip to Russia and Asia for First National City Bank of New York. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2010:041

Burial of the victims of the revolution, March 23, 1917 - fraternal grave, Petrograd

Burial of the victims of the revolution, March 23, 1917 - fraternal gr...

Photograph shows large open mass grave lined with coffins. Title from item. Includes Russian caption. No. 26.

Peasant's house

Peasant's house

House with thatched roof, Russia. J228126 U.S. Copyright Office.

Is the next step the goose step?

Is the next step the goose step?

German military officer pulling bear (Russia) by a string while man (Trotsky) counts coins "30 pieces, Leon Trotsky, for service rendered," and Japanese soldier approaches in background. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). For... More

Peasants at work, Russia.

Peasants at work, Russia.

Five women, two of them under three poles tied together from which a large pan is suspended, winnowing grain. J228464 U.S. Copyright Office.

[Two peasant women standing along wooden fence, Russia]
A hospital case

A hospital case

Allies "Japan," "Czech," England (John Bull), and United States (Uncle Sam) carrying litter with wounded bear (Soviet Union) while small animals "Trotsky" and "Lenine" (Lenin) watch from sand hill. (DLC/PP-1932... More

That peace bird smells a little "high"

That peace bird smells a little "high"

Small animal, "Trotsky," advising bear, "Russia," about peace offer from Germany. Pencil sketch of trap on verso not on digital file. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library... More

Is he an asset or a liability?

Is he an asset or a liability?

German military officer with bandaged feet ("Somme," "Ourcgi," "Vesle," "Avre," "Aisne," "Marne") and whip watching chained, growling bear (Soviet Union) sitting on "Eastern Front," while small animals "Trotsky... More

Last known home of Czar Nicholas /

Last known home of Czar Nicholas /

Camera pans the home of a merchant named Ipatiev, where Nicholas II, last Russian emperor, and his royal family were executed in Ekaterinburg (Sverdlovsk), July 1918. Second sequence is views of men, identified... More

[Railroad station, Trans-Siberian Railroad, Russia]
When it came to a showdown

When it came to a showdown

Dead eagle, "Bolsheviki," with flag, "Red," in foreground; Uncle Sam with men, "miners," and American flag in background. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress... More

Perhaps if I feed him he'll go to sleep

Perhaps if I feed him he'll go to sleep

Rabbit "Idealist" holding pail of "sweet stuff" to feed "Bolsheviki" snake in desolate landscape. Variant title on verso: Perhaps after he is fed he'll go to sleep. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of... More

[Two men building a log house, Kolhoz (collective farm), near Gorky, Russia]

[Two men building a log house, Kolhoz (collective farm), near Gorky, R...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

The busy landing on the island of Prinkipo where several thousand Russian refugees are being cared for by the British authorities and the American Red Cross

The busy landing on the island of Prinkipo where several thousand Russ...

Filed in: Turkey General (folder 4). Title from item. No. 6/4206. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

[A finished log house, Kolhoz (collective farm), near Gorky, Russia]

[A finished log house, Kolhoz (collective farm), near Gorky, Russia]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Polish refugees from Russia reaching Roumania sic and safety

Polish refugees from Russia reaching Roumania sic and safety

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Miss Praxeda Irene Fronczak. Classification: Refugees. Gift; American National Re... More

Water supply, Vladivostock

Water supply, Vladivostock

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: 14th. Div. Data: Ex. Indef. 14th. Div. Classification: Gen. Gift; American Nation... More

[Two small coffins being carried on stretchers to cemetery in the Volga famine district of Bolshevist Russia]

[Two small coffins being carried on stretchers to cemetery in the Volg...

No copyright renewal per LC Photoduplication Service. No. S/274,126/Fo. Underwood and Underwood photo.

Osekevo sic Russia. Starving mother and child

Osekevo sic Russia. Starving mother and child

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Dr. Hill. Data: Dr. Hill, Dec. 1921. Classification: Refugees. Gift; American Nat... More

The Bitter truth--actual conditions in the Russian starvation area

The Bitter truth--actual conditions in the Russian starvation area

A group of children, deserted by their parents when they could no longer stand the sorry plight of their young, standing, most of them barefooted, in the Volga district, the center of Russia's starvation area. ... More

Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic 1922

Russian Socialist Federated Soviet Republic 1922

The principal map shows nationality-based administrative divisions in the European portion of what was later termed the U.S.S.R.; the small inset shows the Asiatic portion. The statements of attribution were ty... More

Obzornai︠a︡ karta plotnosti naselenii︠a︡ S.S.S.R. : po dannym perepisi 1926 g. /

Obzornai︠a︡ karta plotnosti naselenii︠a︡ S.S.S.R. : po dannym perepisi...

Also shows city populations with graded circle symbols. At head of title: Komissii︠a︡ generalʹnogo plana Gosplana SSSR. Includes projection diagram. Ancillary maps: Sredni︠a︡i︠a︡ plotnostʹ vsego naselenii︠a︡ po... More

Alexanra [i.e. Alexandra] Kollontay

Alexanra [i.e. Alexandra] Kollontay

Photograph shows Alexandra Mikhailovna Kollontai (1872-1952), a Russian Communist revolutionary. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Alexanra i.e. Alexandra Kollontay

Alexanra i.e. Alexandra Kollontay

Photograph shows Alexandra Mikhailovna Kollontai (1872-1952), a Russian Communist revolutionary. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms p... More

Mrs. Mary Jacquith [i.e., Jaquith]

Mrs. Mary Jacquith [i.e., Jaquith]

Photograph shows Mrs. Mary Jaquith (Marie Harin) (1898-1985), wife of Harold Clarence Jaquith (ca. 1889-1943) director of Near East Relief in Istanbul and Athens from 1920 to 1929. Mrs. Jacquith was a Russia... More

Mrs. Mary Jacquith i.e., Jaquith

Mrs. Mary Jacquith i.e., Jaquith

Photograph shows Mrs. Mary Jaquith (Marie Harin) (1898-1985), wife of Harold Clarence Jaquith (ca. 1889-1943) director of Near East Relief in Istanbul and Athens from 1920 to 1929. Mrs. Jacquith was a Russia... More

Chapayevsk collective Ukraine, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Collective farmer woman who is manager of the dairy farm checking the quality of the milk

Chapayevsk collective Ukraine, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republi...

Image source: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, New York. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington D... More

Marusya Sukhova with carrots grown on a collective farm in the Gorki region in the USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)

Marusya Sukhova with carrots grown on a collective farm in the Gorki r...

Image source: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, New York. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington D... More

Chuvash autonomous republic, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Thoroughbred Merino sheep on the "Trier" collective farm

Chuvash autonomous republic, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics...

Image source: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, New York. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington D... More

Dagestan, North Caucasus, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Women members of the central executive committee

Dagestan, North Caucasus, USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). ...

Image source: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, New York. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington D... More

Nursery school children having music and rhythms in the USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)

Nursery school children having music and rhythms in the USSR (Union of...

Image source: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, New York. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington D... More

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