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[Actors portraying Jupiter and Alcmena in a stage setting]

[Actors portraying Jupiter and Alcmena in a stage setting]

Illus. in: Comoediae by Plantus. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Stage design for L'Ortensio, 1589

Stage design for L'Ortensio, 1589

Print shows the design for the stage, and a street scene for l'Ortensio by Alessandro Piccolomini.

[Fountain detail (stage set design?)]

[Fountain detail (stage set design?)]

Stamp on verso: Hans Tauber, Graz. Identified as French or Austrian in the Walker Collection inventory; acquired by Walker in Switzerland. Title devised by Library staff. Item conserved and/or rehoused. See Sup... more

An address to the inhabitants of Boston, (particularly to the thoughtless youth) occasioned by the execution of Levi Ames. Who so early in life, as not 22 years of age, must quit the stage of action in this awful manner. He was tried for burglar

An address to the inhabitants of Boston, (particularly to the thoughtl...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Not in Evans.; Ames, Levi. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Epheme... more

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 129 State III of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washingto... more

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers /

Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, c...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 130 State IV of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washington... more

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 16--front of the stage]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscription on recto: "Front of the Stage." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Familiar dialogues on dancing, between a minister and a dancer : taken from matter of fact : with an appendix containing some extracts from the writings of pious and eminent men against the entertainments of the stage, and other vain amusements : recommended to the perusal of Christians of every denomination /

Familiar dialogues on dancing, between a minister and a dancer : taken...

Substantiated by quotations from other writers including Pascal, the Prince of Conti, Chief Justice Hale, and Archbishop Tillotson, Phillips declares dance to be a vain and idle amusement. While he acknowledges... more

Ode for the canal celebration, written at the request of the printers of New-York. By Mr. Samuel Woodworth, Printer ... The foregoing ode was printed on a moveable stage, on the 4th day of November, 1825 during the procession in honour of the co

Ode for the canal celebration, written at the request of the printers ...

Imprint 3.; Verse.; Grand Western Canal.; Transportation.; On verso: 002132.2C. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed ... more

A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from place to place along the stage & steam boat routes.

A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from pl...

The earliest general map to show the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company's line which began in Charleston, S.C. It was completed to Hamburg, S.C., in 1833. Its 136 miles of track were then the longest in... more

A new map for travelers through the United States of America showing the railroads, canals & stage roads with the distances,

A new map for travelers through the United States of America showing t...

A detailed general map of the eastern half of the United States, framed in decorative borders, with most of the details east of the Mississippi River. Indicates drainage, state boundaries and shows many cities... more

Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes /

Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing th...

Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 24 ins... more

Traveller's map of the middle, northern, eastern states and Canada showing all the railroad, steamboat, canal and principal stage routes.

Traveller's map of the middle, northern, eastern states and Canada sho...

Map covers the northeastern portion of the United States. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. At bottom of map: List of "Canal, rail road & steamboat routes." LC also has editions of 1850 and 1856. LC Railroad maps, 12 Desc... more

Stage wall. Theatre of Dionysus (Bacchus)

Stage wall. Theatre of Dionysus (Bacchus)

Bas-relief sculpture from the stage wall; crouching figure of Silenus in center. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 8.

Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of New England, New-York and Canada.

Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of New Englan...

Detailed township and county map showing place names and some indication of drainage and relief. Scale [ca. 1:1,550,000]. LC Railroad maps, 106 Description derived from published bibliography. Insets: 15 miles ... more

Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada : showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes /

Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada : showing all the...

"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by J. Distrunell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes.

Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada showing all the c...

Map of the eastern half of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, major cities and towns, canals, roads, telegraph lines, railroads, and unfinished railroads. [From published bibliography] Sca... more

A new map for travellers through the United States of America showing the railways, canals & stage roads, with the distances.

A new map for travellers through the United States of America showing ...

General map of the eastern United States. Indicates concentric circles at 100-mile intervals from New York City. Scale ca. 1:4,250,000. Insets: Railway route from Philadelphia to Washington. 3 x 13 cm.--Railway... more

A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from place to place, along the stage & steam boat routes.

A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from p...

Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "N. Carolina" with "Population of North Carolina by Counties, in 1850" pasted on verso of front cover. "Entered according to Act of Congress in ... more

Mitchell's new traveller's guide through the United States, showing the rail roads, canals, stage roads &c. with distances from place to place.

Mitchell's new traveller's guide through the United States, showing th...

General map of the eastern half of the United States, framed in decorative borders, indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities and towns, roads, railroads, canals, and distances. [From published bibli... more

Laura Keene's Varieties [Man and woman on stage; crowded theater in backgrd.]

Laura Keene's Varieties [Man and woman on stage; crowded theater in ba...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving by Risdon & Conger. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 4 (1856 Jan. 5), p. 52.

"Descent from the Cross," after Rubens, represented by Keller's troupe, at the Broadway Theater, N.Y. [Representation on stage of Peter Paul Rubens' famous painting, showing Jesus being removed from the Cross after crucifixion]

"Descent from the Cross," after Rubens, represented by Keller's troupe...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 19 (1856 Apr. 19), p. 304. Reference copy may be in LOT 4443-C. Caption card tracings: Rel... more

Steamboat line. Stage notice. fare reduced! Cohasset, Scituate & the Glades on and after Tuesday, June 28th ... Cohasset, June 28, 1850. Propeller Job Press, 142 Washington St., Boston.

Steamboat line. Stage notice. fare reduced! Cohasset, Scituate & the G...

Transportation.; Stage coach. 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 64, Folder 30.

[Chinese market day bazaar, with a performance taking place on a stage in the background]

[Chinese market day bazaar, with a performance taking place on a stage...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 276. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).

Murder of President Lincoln; The assassin retreating across the stage and Mr. Stewart climbing upon it to pursue him; Appearance of Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C. after the murder

Murder of President Lincoln; The assassin retreating across the stage ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 503 (1865 May 20), p. 140.

Assassination of President Lincoln - the murderer leaping upon the stage, and catching his spur in the flag which hung before the president's box

Assassination of President Lincoln - the murderer leaping upon the sta...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20 (1865 May 6), p. 98 (cover).

The Stage from Carson arriving at Strawberry Valley

The Stage from Carson arriving at Strawberry Valley

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 624. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified old ... more

Pioneer Stage leaving Wells, Fargo & Co.'s.  C Street, Virginia City

Pioneer Stage leaving Wells, Fargo & Co.'s. C Street, Virginia City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 710. LOT subdivision subject: Virginia City, Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from... more

Bear River Bridge - Stage Road from Colfax to Grass Valley

Bear River Bridge - Stage Road from Colfax to Grass Valley

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1167. LOT subdivision subject: Bridges in Northern California. This record contains unverified old... more

[Famous heroes of the kabuki stage played by frogs]

[Famous heroes of the kabuki stage played by frogs]

Ukiyo-e print illustration showing frogs dressed in costume acting out scenes from kabuki plays. Title and other information from exhibit website: http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/ukiyo-e. Illus. in: Omacha-e, kodom... more

Indexed map of Arizona showing the stage lines, counties, lakes & rivers.

Indexed map of Arizona showing the stage lines, counties, lakes & rive...

Shows relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads and trails, proposed mail route, and proposed railroad lines. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 181 Description derived from published ... more

Indexed map of New Mexico showing stage lines, counties lake & rivers.

Indexed map of New Mexico showing stage lines, counties lake & rivers.

Shows relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, trails, and proposed or surveyed railroad lines. Title from cover. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 258 Description derived from pu... more

Paris Exposition; steps to the first stage of the Eiffel Tower, Paris Exhibition 1889

Paris Exposition; steps to the first stage of the Eiffel Tower, Paris ...

This record contains unverified data from old caption card. Tissandier Collection. Caption card tracings: Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France); Exhibitions France Paris 1880-1890; Tour Eiffel (Paris, ... more

[Booker T. Washington standing on a stage before large crowd in Lakeland]

[Booker T. Washington standing on a stage before large crowd in Lakela...

Booker T. Washington Collection (Library of Congress).

The theatre of war or the stage as set for the opening scenes of 1861

The theatre of war or the stage as set for the opening scenes of 1861

Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.85 General map of the South and adjoining states showing state boundaries, cities and towns, projected and completed railroads, and forts. Stamped in the l... more

WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission] on stage coach in the bush near Wellington; side view

WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission] on stage coach in the bush ...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission] on stage coach in the bush near Wellington; front view

WTC [i.e. World Transportation Commission] on stage coach in the bush ...

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage glass negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph colle... more

Locust final stage
Santa Catalina Island, Cal. - Stage road - Farnsworth Loop

Santa Catalina Island, Cal. - Stage road - Farnsworth Loop

Stagecoach drawn by 6 horses on top of mountain. Cyanotype by the Detroit Publishing Co. No. 011138. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data ... more

[Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by]

[Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by]

Photograph shows African American children standing on a fence watching as Johnston's stage coach passes by on her ride to photograph the route where General Philip Sheridan rode on October 19, 1864. Title from... more

[Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by]

[Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by]

Photograph shows African American children standing on a fence watching as Johnston's stage coach passes by on her ride to photograph the route where General Philip Sheridan rode on October 19, 1864. Title from... more

[Hypnotist and blindfolded woman with angels on stage]

[Hypnotist and blindfolded woman with angels on stage]

Created by "The Donaldson Litho. Co., Newport, KY." No. 2781. Small piece missing from upper right corner. Title devised. Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: Ma... more

A Fifth Avenue stage, New York
A Fifth Avenue stage, New York
Landing stage, Liverpool, England

Landing stage, Liverpool, England

Two tugboats(?) and ship in harbor; people on dock in foreground.

Elsie Janis at stage door
Hot Springs stage, Arlington Hotel, Hot Springs, Ark.

Hot Springs stage, Arlington Hotel, Hot Springs, Ark.

Photograph shows a group of men and one woman sitting in a large, open carriage, or stage. Written on back: Adam Worth, the famous thief, sits facing the Pinkerton brothers. He [Worth] is small figure on front ... more

Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by

Snicker's Gap. Watching the stage go by

Photograph shows African American children standing on a fence watching as Johnston's stage coach passes by on her ride to photograph the route where General Philip Sheridan rode on October 19, 1864. Title from item.

The Crouching Silenus, Stage of Theatre of Dionysus, Athens, Greece

The Crouching Silenus, Stage of Theatre of Dionysus, Athens, Greece

Statue on stage of Theatre of Dionysus, amphitheater, Athens, Greece. H11151 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 4114.

Red Mountain, Ouray-Silverton Stage Road, Colorado

Red Mountain, Ouray-Silverton Stage Road, Colorado

Copyright 1901 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Red Mountain, Ouray-Silverton Stage Road. Similar image (LC-D4-13828). Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53156". Forms part of: Pho... more

[Scene from stage production of "Uncle Tom's Cabin", 1901]: crowd scene in front of plantation house; Uncle Tom standing between girl in pony cart and couple in carriage

[Scene from stage production of "Uncle Tom's Cabin", 1901]: crowd scen...

Sepia-toned photo copyrighted by Byron, N.Y. No. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: African American hist. Uncle...; Theater Plays; Shelf. Negro actors. Div. Cat.

Ouray-Silverton Stage Road, Colo.
An Adirondack stage
Stage Fort Park, Gloucester, Mass.
Gloucester, from Stage Fort Park, Mass.
Stage coach crossing the desert to Goldfield, Nevada. Oct. 1, 1906

Stage coach crossing the desert to Goldfield, Nevada. Oct. 1, 1906

Photograph shows stagecoach traveling on dirt road with driver. Title from item.

Stage leaving Yosemite Valley

Stage leaving Yosemite Valley

Photograph showing a stagecoach carrying passengers with Yosemite Falls in the distance in Yosemite National Park. H85182 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 75. Title from item.

[Marion stage, a delivery wagon drawn by two horses in front of post office]

[Marion stage, a delivery wagon drawn by two horses in front of post o...

H 99498 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Post Offices; Wagons.

Old stage coach plying between Charlestown, N. H., and Springfield, Vt.

Old stage coach plying between Charlestown, N. H., and Springfield, Vt...

Photograph shows Springfield stagecoach on dirt road with driver and passengers. Copyright 1907 by Photo Dept., the Old Corner Drug Store. No. 23. and No. 1754. Title from item.

Auto stage, St. Helena to Lake Co. Points. 1st trip 5-19-08. Electric cars from San Francisco 7 times daily

Auto stage, St. Helena to Lake Co. Points. 1st trip 5-19-08. Electric ...

Photograph shows conductor standing at the front of the interurban railcar No. 8 of the Vallejo, Benicia and Napa Valley Railroad Company; car with six men parked next to railcar. Copyright 1908 by Porter Phot... more

Woodford Oratorical Stage announcing Elizabeth Cook winner of Woodford Oratorical Prize for speech," Men, Women and Human Beings"

Woodford Oratorical Stage announcing Elizabeth Cook winner of Woodford...

Elizabeth Cook wins Woodford Prize in Oratory, appealing for greater comradeship between men and women and more equality.

[Band on stage]
[Stage with performer group]
Miss Edythe [Edith] Wynne Matthison of Connecticut is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Miss Matthison is well known to all Americans for her brilliant work on the stage, particularly for her acting in "Every Woman."  Few realize however, the strong interest which she feels in the suffrage movement and the active support which she is enabled to give the Congressional Union.

Miss Edythe [Edith] Wynne Matthison of Connecticut is one of the promi...

Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of actress Edith Wynne Matthison. Autographed "Yours sincerely, Edith Wynne Matthison." Title transcribed from item. Life dates obtained from research sources. Photograph pu... more

Celia Claud on stage
[Stage coach robbery]: Up!

[Stage coach robbery]: Up!

The robbery. J157956 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo by Ed. Tangen, Boulder, Colorado. No. 1974. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Stage coaches; Crime...

[Stage coach robbery]: Gone over the big trail

[Stage coach robbery]: Gone over the big trail

Men hanging by neck from tree. J157952 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo by Ed. Tangen, Boulder, Colorado. No. 1978. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Stag... more

A stage whisper

A stage whisper

Illustration shows a handsome young man rescuing a beautiful young woman from drowning. Title from item. Caption: Her Rescuer (soothingly) You're safe. I've got you, but I was just in the nick of time. / The A... more

[Stage coach robbery]: The tables turned

[Stage coach robbery]: The tables turned

The robbers captured. J157954 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Ed. Tangen, Boulder, Colorado. No. 1976. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; C... more

[Stage coach robbery]: The stage leaves in two minutes

[Stage coach robbery]: The stage leaves in two minutes

Robber seated on top of stage coach with rope around neck, about to be hung. J157953 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Ed. Tangen, Boulder, Colorado. No. 1977. This record contains unverified, old dat... more

[Stage coach robbery]: Unseen peril lurking in the shadows

[Stage coach robbery]: Unseen peril lurking in the shadows

Two men waiting to rob stage coach. J157955 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo by Ed. Tangen, Boulder, Colorado. No. 1973. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.;... more

The play as the author wrote it : the play when the stage manager got through with it

The play as the author wrote it : the play when the stage manager got ...

(DLC/PP-1933:0112). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "New Fables in Slang" by George Ade, Cosmopolitan, 54:428, 430 (Feb. 1913).

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