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A new manual exercise, for the foot, very useful for the army and militia [arms] New York: Printed and sold by Hugh Gaine, at the Bible and Crown in Hanover Square 1759.

A new manual exercise, for the foot, very useful for the army and mili...

Positive Photostat of t. p. 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 102, Folder 40.

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iron hook to fix it against a gate or palisades

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iro...

Print shows a bomb-like device used to blow apart doors or gates. Title from item. Caption continues: This pot is filled with powder; which, when fixed, breaks every thing about it; and thereby makes an opening... more

[Perspective rule for drawing square structure illustrated with geometrical diagram; figure IV]

[Perspective rule for drawing square structure illustrated with geomet...

Manuscript description of "rule IV," illustrated by "fig. IV". M.I.T. no. A-d-7 or A-d-8. Drawing not signed; attribution based on handwriting and drawing style. From the Massachusetts Institute of Technology S... more

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Scene in Chatham Square - by a spectator

Cartoon shows a duel between Saul, who has the head of a donkey, and Stoningham in Chatham Square. Both men sit on horseback at a "distance [of] 2 rods," while three other man standing between them bet on the o... more

Square no. 118 : [Washington D.C.].

Square no. 118 : [Washington D.C.].

Cadastral map of block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 20th, I, and 19th streets N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Edged with brown cloth. Includes note and computations. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From the ... more

Square no. 275 : [Washington D.C.] /

Square no. 275 : [Washington D.C.] /

Cadastral map of block bounded by 13th, T, 12th, and S streets N.W. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink, blue pencil, and lead pencil. Fold-lined, cracked at edges, trimmed, and taped on verso. Availa... more

[Fitzroy Square]

[Fitzroy Square]

Kennedy, appendix 111 state 3 of 3. Signed with butterfly on plate. Etched by Whistler; bitten by Sir Frank Short after Whistler's death. Inscribed on print: 'J. McN. Whistler. delt.' and ' F. Short. aq.' Title... more

The water works, Centre Square, Philadelphia

The water works, Centre Square, Philadelphia

Print shows an exterior view of the front entrance and the side facade of the pump house at Centre Square for the Philadelphia waterworks. Title from item. Possible restrike of plate by George E. Blake.

[Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

[Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

Cadastral map showing lot numbers and owners' initials. Covers area bounded by Wisconsin Av., M, 31st, and K streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Photocopy of ms. map. On verso in ink: From the manuscript o... more

Sir. You are hereby requested to attend a special meeting of the stockholders of the Western rail road corporation, at the Old Court House in Court Square, in the City of Boston, on Thursday the 23d day of November A. D. 1837 ... [Boston, 1837].

Sir. You are hereby requested to attend a special meeting of the stock...

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 56, Folder 25a.

At a very large and respectable meeting of the citizens of Philadelphia, in favor of the erection of a City Hall in Penn Square, held at the County Court House ... on Monday evening February 26th ... [Philadelphia, 1838?].

At a very large and respectable meeting of the citizens of Philadelphi...

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 153, Folder 37.

Behold! The President of the United States is expected in the 11 o'clock train of cars to-day. The Procession of Democratic citizens will meet in front of the President's Square at 8 o'clock this morning, preparatory to moving towards the railro

Behold! The President of the United States is expected in the 11 o'clo...

On verso: 26 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 196, Folder 25.

[Entrance to Independence Square, Philadelphia]

[Entrance to Independence Square, Philadelphia]

Framed. Accompanying labels on cover glass: "28" and "12." Label from back: Daguerreotypes are "mirror reflections" and thus show the ac... picture in reverse. This picture is the South West entrance to Indepen... more

South West gate leading into Indapendance [i.e., Independence] Square, Philada.

South West gate leading into Indapendance [i.e., Independence] Square,...

Framed. Accompanying labels detached from cover glass: "27" and "11." Label from back of frame: Daguerreotypes are "mirror Reflections" and show the picture in reverse. This is an entrance to Independence Squar... more

Immense tariff meeting in Independence Square. Not perhaps since the great meeting in 1834, has such a vast concourse been convened in Independence Square, as that on Saturday afternoon last ... [Feb. 22, 1840?].

Immense tariff meeting in Independence Square. Not perhaps since the g...

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 154, Folder 1.

Mosque of Sultan Hassan from the Great Square of the Rumeyleh / David Roberts, R.A.

Mosque of Sultan Hassan from the Great Square of the Rumeyleh / David ...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 38.

[View of  13th century church and 16th century town square and town hall in Neuilly-en-Thelle, France]

[View of 13th century church and 16th century town square and town ha...

Title devised by Library staff. No. F.M.S. 4713. Blind stamp in lower corner: A. Giraudon, éditeur, 15 Rue Bonaparte, Paris. Blind stamp monogram "AG" in lower center of photograph.

[Market Square, Cleburne, Texas]

[Market Square, Cleburne, Texas]

Photograph shows Market Square in Cleburne, Texas looking northeast; with people, horses, and wagons in foreground, Title devised by Library staff. On caption card: Reed Stroop Drug Co. On back of photo: Wittem... more

[Egypt - Medinet Habou - Plain and square palace window]

[Egypt - Medinet Habou - Plain and square palace window]

Rubble and remains of a palace. Title from item. No. 1870. On verso: Thebes. Medinet Habou. Plain.

I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Mattingly lots nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 in square no. 475, also Water Street opposite said lots : as per plat in this office and annexed diagram /

I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Matti...

Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and dimensions of lots, streets, and wharves. In script: I do hereby approve the plan of wharf[s?] submitted above, WBMagruder, mayor. At upper left in print: Supreme Co... more

Monster Democratic Torch-Light Procession Passing Through Union Square, N.Y.C.

Monster Democratic Torch-Light Procession Passing Through Union Square...

Crowd around statue of George Washington on horseback; fireworks in background; banners for Buchanan. New York City. Wood engraving of drawing by T. Nast. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1856 S... more

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square miles of Nicaragua, United States, Mexico, British and Central America, with routes and distances; portraits of Gen. Walker, Col. Kinney, Parker H. French, and views of the Battle of New-Orleans and Bunker Hill.

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square m...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Monument of Andrew Jackson in LaFayette Square (Dr. Pyne's church in the background).

Monument of Andrew Jackson in LaFayette Square (Dr. Pyne's church in t...

Photograph shows men standing near memorial in park with St. John's Church in the background. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, ... more

Inauguration ball in the immense building erected for the purpose in Judiciary Square, Washington City, March 4th, 1857

Inauguration ball in the immense building erected for the purpose in J...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 3, 1857 March 21, p. 241. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Buchanan, James Inauguration, 1857.

Jefferson Davis / Wm. S. Pendleton, photographer, no. 5 Chatham Square, N.Y.

Jefferson Davis / Wm. S. Pendleton, photographer, no. 5 Chatham Square...

Photograph shows a full length portrait of Jefferson Davis, holding his hat in hand. Verso image shows the slave quarters on his plantation. Title from item. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: CDV60. "Jeffer... more

Clothing. J. W. Smith & Co. merchant tailors and clothers, Dock Square, corner of Elm Street Boston. Our stock of ready-made clothing is large, fresh, fashionable ... B.F. Allen, engraver and printer [1858].

Clothing. J. W. Smith & Co. merchant tailors and clothers, Dock Square...

Handwritten on verso: 1858. 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 63, Folder 25.

Square 796 : [Washington D.C.].

Square 796 : [Washington D.C.].

Cadastral map of block bounded by Virginia Av., 3rd, G, and 4th streets S.E. India ink with later notes and additions in lead pencil. Soiled and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

Market Square, Washington, Ga.

Market Square, Washington, Ga.

Title from item. Printed on photograph: Slaton-Green Drug Co.

Grand procession of Wide-Awakes at New York on the evening of October 3, 1860.  Republican Wide Awakes in N.Y. - Lincoln-Hamlin Campaign [Printing-House Square (Park Row and Nassau St.)]

Grand procession of Wide-Awakes at New York on the evening of October ...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 4, (1860 October 13), p.648-649. File print in LOT 4406 (1860). Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY NYC Streets; NY NYC Squares; P... more

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

No. 5214. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

No. 5215. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

No. 5212. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

An Alabama regiment marching Capitol Square, Richmond, on their way to join the rebel forces under Beauregard

An Alabama regiment marching Capitol Square, Richmond, on their way to...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 5, (1861 October 19), p. 661. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

Mass meeting to avoid the draft. Citizens of Philadelphia! Rally in your might, and assemble in Independence Square, on Saturday evening, October 25th, [1862] and adopt measures to promote enlistments in the Philad'a city guard 157th Regt., P. V

Mass meeting to avoid the draft. Citizens of Philadelphia! Rally in yo...

Civil war posters.; On verso: 211932/14 and 69 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 15... more

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia by the West-Chester Road : including the section from Newtown Square to the east branch of the Brandywine Creek /

Map of supplementary reconnaissance of the approaches to Philadelphia ...

Topographic map showing Civil War earthworks and batteries. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Authorship statement citing Whiting's name is in handwriting (black ink). Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), ... more

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, held in the ice at Square Island Harbor, 1864]

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, held in the ice at Square Island ...

Title devised by Library staff (Source: The Labrador Coast by Alpheus Spring Packard). Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 1] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J... more

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, held in the ice at Square Island Harbor, 1864]

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, held in the ice at Square Island ...

Title devised by Library staff (Source: The Labrador Coast by Alpheus Spring Packard). Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 2] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J... more

Ward K, Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Ward K, Armory Square Hospital, Washington, D.C.

No. 886. Title from item. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil Wa... more

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commission, Logan Square, Philadelphia, June 1864 / drawn from nature & on stone by James Queen ; printed in oil colors by P.S. Duval & Son, Philad.

Buildings of the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U.S. Sanitary Commi...

Print shows a view from the northwest of the temporary buildings erected for the Great Central Fair in 1864 on Logan Square in Philadelphia, with the SS Peter and Paul Cathedral on the far side. The three-week ... more

The Presidential campaign in America. Great M'Clellan meeting in Union Square, New York

The Presidential campaign in America. Great M'Clellan meeting in Union...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1864 Oct. 1, p. 345.

[Sergeant Alfred A. Stratton of Co. G, 147th New York Infantry Regiment, with amputated arms] / Fredricks & Co., 179 Fifth Avenue, Madison Square, New York.

[Sergeant Alfred A. Stratton of Co. G, 147th New York Infantry Regimen...

Carte de visite is housed in thermoplastic frame. Title devised by Library staff. Identification of soldier from Photography and the Civil War / Jeff L. Rosenheim. New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013, p... more

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, navigating through ice at Square Island Harbor, 1864, another ship in the background and one entering at right]

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, navigating through ice at Square ...

Title devised by Library staff (Source: The Labrador Coast by Alpheus Spring Packard). Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 4] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J... more

The restoration of the Union - inauguration of Hon. Michael Hahn, Governor of Louisiana, on Lafayette Square, New Orleans, March 4 / from a sketch by our special artist, C.E.H. Bonwill.

The restoration of the Union - inauguration of Hon. Michael Hahn, Gove...

Print shows a large crowd attending the inauguration of the new governor of Louisiana, Michael Hahn, in New Orleans.

[Statue of George Washington on horseback on top of a monument in the Capitol Square area of Richmond, Virginia]

[Statue of George Washington on horseback on top of a monument in the ...

Title devised by Library staff. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a preface by Joe Buberger and Matthew Isenberg. New York : Dover Publications, c... more

Review of the returned veterans by Gov. Curtin--Gen. Meade and staff passing the grand stand, Penn. Square, Phila. / / sketched by our special artist [...] Offices of the People's Line of Steamboats, West Street, near Canal, New York

Review of the returned veterans by Gov. Curtin--Gen. Meade and staff p...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1865 July 1, p. 236.

National Guard Armory, Union Square, Post Street, San Francisco

National Guard Armory, Union Square, Post Street, San Francisco

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 236. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Public Buildings (Schools, Hospitals, etc.). This reco... more

Portsmouth Square or Plaza, San Francisco

Portsmouth Square or Plaza, San Francisco

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 203. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco General Views. This record contains unverified old dat... more

Scene in Printing-House Square, New York City Elevated railway in Greenwich Street, New York City / / sketched by Stanley Fox.

Scene in Printing-House Square, New York City Elevated railway in Gree...

Two illustrations: one showing street peddlers, street entertainers, and their customers in front of the Times and Tribune offices; the other showing elevated railway in Greenwich Street, New York City. Illus. ... more

The colossal bronze equestrian statue of Gen. Andrew Jackson [in Lafayette Square, Washington, D.C.]

The colossal bronze equestrian statue of Gen. Andrew Jackson [in Lafay...

Stereo copyrighted by F.H. Bell. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Pres.; Statues.

Callao. Custom House and square

Callao. Custom House and square

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

Lima. Theater square and Universo Hotel

Lima. Theater square and Universo Hotel

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

Lima. The public square, Municipality, and tower of St. Domingo

Lima. The public square, Municipality, and tower of St. Domingo

Photograph shows aerial view of the public square looking west towards the mountains. In foreground, in front of the Municipalidad (town hall) is a statuary garden. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima... more

Lima. The public square, palace of Archbishop and San Francisco Church

Lima. The public square, palace of Archbishop and San Francisco Church

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

The principal square of Arequipa, after the earthquake

The principal square of Arequipa, after the earthquake

Photograph shows earthquake damage; in foreground, tents in main square to shelter residents. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

The Public square, La Paz, Bolivia

The Public square, La Paz, Bolivia

Photograph by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1

Lima. The public square. Portales and tower of St. Agustin

Lima. The public square. Portales and tower of St. Agustin

Photograph shows aerial view of a section of the plaza with the city in the background. Adjacent to the square are commercial buildings; carriages wait at square's perimeter. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fo... more

Lima. The public square and Government Palace

Lima. The public square and Government Palace

Photograph shows aerial view of the south side of the public square looking over the city towards the mountains. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 2.

The Public square, La Paz, Bolivia

The Public square, La Paz, Bolivia

Photograph by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

The schutzenfest - the procession passing through Union Square

The schutzenfest - the procession passing through Union Square

Print shows pedestrians walking along with the "Schutzenfest" procession as it passes through Union Square, New York City, New York.

Sub-division of lots 1, 2, 3, and 4 in square 1037, containing 49,000 sqr. ft. : [southeastern Washington, D.C.].

Sub-division of lots 1, 2, 3, and 4 in square 1037, containing 49,000 ...

Scale ca. 1:900. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Fourteenth Street, B Street, and Thirteenth St... more

[Cadastral map of square 731, Washington D.C.].

[Cadastral map of square 731, Washington D.C.].

Covers block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 1st, B (Independence Av.), and 2nd streets S.E., now occupied by the Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. Title devised by cataloger. At top: Exhibit "C." Photostat of m... more

[Samuel Franklin Emmons, geologist, three-quarter length portrait, facing right] / W. Kurtz, Madison Square.

[Samuel Franklin Emmons, geologist, three-quarter length portrait, fac...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

79262 - New York City - the Grand Duke Alexis reviewing the operations of the New York Fire Department, in Tompkins Square; 79262 - The Grand Duke Alexis inspecting submarine excavations at Hallet's Point, Long Island [widening Hell Gate Channel

79262 - New York City - the Grand Duke Alexis reviewing the operations...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 33, no. 847 (1871 Dec. 23), p. 221. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Aleksei Aleksandrovich, ... more

The Great fire at Chicago. Scene in Court-House Square - the public buildings in flames / The great fire at Chicago - scene in Dearborn Street when the fire reached the Tremont House / from a sketch by our special artist. / from sketch by our Chicago correspondent

The Great fire at Chicago. Scene in Court-House Square - the public bu...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1871 Oct. 28, p. 101.

Tenn. - Smithville - Hanging of Presswood in courthouse square

Tenn. - Smithville - Hanging of Presswood in courthouse square

A heavily retouched copy of "The Hanging of John Presswood, Jr. at Smithville, Tenn." No. 2 "The Adjusting of the Rope" (the middle of 3 photos in LC-USZ62-13721). Montage or composite photograph with image i... more

Square 18 : [Washington D.C.?] /

Square 18 : [Washington D.C.?] /

Cadastral map covering area bounded by Chestnut Av., Railroad Av., and Eleventh St. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and soiled. Includes notes. On verso in ink: Plat... more

Map of the old portion of the city surrounding the plaza, showing the old plaza church, public square, the first gas plant and adode buildings, Los Angeles city, March 12th, 1873 /

Map of the old portion of the city surrounding the plaza, showing the ...

Cadastral map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cardboard. Map of a portion of Los Angeles City showing plots, large number of women landowners, and points of interest with dates. Copy annotated in pencil... more

The red flag in New York - riotous Communist workingmen driven from Tompkins Square by the mounted police, Tuesday, January 13th / Matt Morgen(?).

The red flag in New York - riotous Communist workingmen driven from To...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 Jan. 31, p. 344.

New York City - the New "Tribune" Building on Printing House Square

New York City - the New "Tribune" Building on Printing House Square

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 40 (1875 May 1), p. 124. Reference copy may be available in LOT 4383-H. Caption card tracings: NY... more

July 4th, 1876. The centennial celebration in Philadelphia-Richard Henry Lee of Virginia, reading the Declaration of Independence at Independence Square, July 4th / Hyde.

July 4th, 1876. The centennial celebration in Philadelphia-Richard Hen...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1876 July 22, p. 317.

The Centennial Fourth - Illumination of Union Square, N.Y.

The Centennial Fourth - Illumination of Union Square, N.Y.

Fireworks. Wood engraving drawn by Schell & Hogan. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1876 July 22, p. 596. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Fireworks; NY NYC Squares... more

The Centennial Fourth - illumination of Union Square, New York / drawn by Schell & Hogan.

The Centennial Fourth - illumination of Union Square, New York / drawn...

Crowd watching fireworks. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 July 22, p. 596.

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