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The Theatre of war in North America, with the roads, and tables, of the superficial contents, distances, &ca.

The Theatre of war in North America, with the roads, and tables, of th...

Scale ca. 1:7,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, "Evan's polymetric table of America," "Survey of the British colonies, by Thomas Templeman," and "A table of the population of the B... more

Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the area from the Chesapeake Bay to Boston. Shows states, some counties, towns and cities, manors, forts, and some roads. "Supplement au... more

Theatre de la guerre en Amérique.

Theatre de la guerre en Amérique.

Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique / dressée ... par L. Denis.

Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique / dressée ... par L...

Print shows cartouche with a Native woman wearing feathered headdress and skirt reclining against a tropical tree laden with fruit and behind which grows corn; she is looking over her right shoulder at a battle scene.

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

The way to keep him as perform'd at the Richmond Theatre &c. Act V

"Lovemore (Lord Derby) stands between Mrs. Lovemore (Mrs. Damer), who holds his right arm, and the Widow Belmour (the fat Mrs. Hobart)..." (Source: George)

The way to keep him, or the female flagellants attacking the platonic hero at the Richmond Theatre / designed by Whim ; exectued by Satire.

The way to keep him, or the female flagellants attacking the platonic ...

Print shows a smiling man, "platonic love", on one knee as three women beat him with whips made of bulrushes(?); on the wall in the background are two portraits, "The Maid of Drury" and "The Maid of the Oaks." ... more

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 14--SW and NE flanks of hotel]

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

Inscriptions on recto: "Elevation of the S.W. Flank, being the FRONT of the HOTEL." "Elevation of the N.E. Flank, being the FRONT of the ROOMS," "VIII." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: B... more

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 8--perspective sketch]

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

Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

The late theatre in Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Destroy'd by Fire in 1820

The late theatre in Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Destroy'd by Fire i...

Drawn & Published by W. Birch near Bristol, 1804. Gilbert Fox Aquafortus. Dated on plate. Restrike. LC, 43546. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Theaters; Ar... more

A parody on Macbeth's soliloquy at Covent Garden Theatre

A parody on Macbeth's soliloquy at Covent Garden Theatre

Kemble as Macbeth, in Highland dress, declaims before the footlights; holding out a coin in his left hand, he staggers back, left leg forward.

Theatre, the publick is respectfully informed that Mr. Cooper is engaged for a few nights, and will make his first appearance, on Wednesday evening, in the character of Damon, in the tragedy of Damon and Pythias. On Wednesday evening, May 28, wi

Theatre, the publick is respectfully informed that Mr. Cooper is engag...

1049 B 11 0 26 42.; Rec. R. B. 10-30-42.; On verso: 1049 B11 0 26 42. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera C... more

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal Cotten Garden 1820

Characters in the new piece now poforming [sic] at the Theatre Royal C...

Print shows 16 vignettes regarding the collection of evidence, the infamous "green bags" documenting the affair between Caroline and Bartolomeo Bergami, for the attempt by George IV to divorce his wife.

Covent Garden Theatre, London, circa 1821
Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the Royal Coburg Theatre

Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the R...

Print shows the mirrored curtain reflecting the audience at the Royal Coburg Theatre (Old Vic Theatre) and Ramo Samee, a juggler, magician, and sword swallower, juggling on stage. Title from item. Forms part of... more

American Theatre, in Mercer-Street, in the rear of 1 Mile Stone, Broadway. Positively the last night! Mr. Hewlett ... On Monday the 24th of March, Mr. Hewlett will be at home in the following: Part 1st--Songs ... Part 2d ... La diligence ... Par

American Theatre, in Mercer-Street, in the rear of 1 Mile Stone, Broad...

Cancel slip over date: On Friday the 21st of March.; 1. Hewlett.; On verso: Gift Edith L. Yonge, Feb. 4, 1965. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and... more

Odeon, Tremont Theatre, Athenæum, Washington Statue

Odeon, Tremont Theatre, Athenæum, Washington Statue

Print shows four vignettes of the Tremont Theatre, the Odeon theater, the Boston Athenaeum, and a statue of George Washington in Boston, Massachusetts. Title from item. Illus. from: Bowen's picture of Boston, o... more

The stripped pig. As sung by Mr. Wills at the Tremont Theatre with great applause, the only correct one published, [1838].

The stripped pig. As sung by Mr. Wills at the Tremont Theatre with gre...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. 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 27.

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.

Theatre Bacchus. Dyonysus

Theatre Bacchus. Dyonysus

View of Theater of Dionysus showing stage and seating.

[History and Ethnology of Ancient Rome: 4 illus: fig. 1 Exhibition of captives in the forum; fig. 2 Gladiators in the theatre; fig. 3 Gladiators at funerals; fig. 4. Funeral of Emperors]

[History and Ethnology of Ancient Rome: 4 illus: fig. 1 Exhibition of ...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, (1851) v. 1, plate 13. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Gladiators; It. Rome; Shelf.

Arch Street Theatre

Arch Street Theatre

Photo shows an exterior view of the Arch Street Theatre, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Palestine. Moabitez Theatre / Dumas.

Palestine. Moabitez Theatre / Dumas.

Rubble and remains of the Moabitez (Moabites?) Theatre, possibly in Jordan.

[Theatre of war in Virginia.].

[Theatre of war in Virginia.].

Relief shown by hachures. Various scales. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 450.8 Maps are printed on the verso of lined note paper. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Librar... more

Pocket map showing the probable theatre of the war

Pocket map showing the probable theatre of the war

Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1.1 Another issue. Map of Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Pennsylvania and Virginia, "camps & forts" underlined in red and "prominent places" underlined in b... more

Pocket map showing the probable theatre of the war

Pocket map showing the probable theatre of the war

Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1 Map of Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Pennsylvania and Virginia, showing "camps & forts" underlined in red, "prominent places" underlined in blue, roads, ... more

A card Jenny Lamont! takes this occasion to inform the public that her farewell benefit at the National theatre previous to her departure for California is to take place on Tuesday evening next ... Jenny Lamont. [Washington, D. C. n. d.].

A card Jenny Lamont! takes this occasion to inform the public that her...

On verso: 1862. 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 209, Folder 14.

Theatre of the war! A complete map of the battle ground of Hooker's army!! Showing all the approaches from Richmond and the scene of Stoneman's successful foray, and truthfully depicted in a bold, clear, and comprehensive manner.

Theatre of the war! A complete map of the battle ground of Hooker's ar...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 479.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1863 by Forbes & Co." "Deposited [for copyright] May 11, 1863, vol. 38, page 179, no. 124" is written on the... more

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.

Theatre! Benefit  and last appearance but one of the celebrated American comedian Yankee Locke! ... December 20th, 1865

Theatre! Benefit and last appearance but one of the celebrated Americ...

Illus. - "Ten Nights in a bar room"; exterior and interior of bar. Reference copy may be in LOT 4441. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Theater Ads.; Rare Bk. D... more

Home of Mr. Petersen, opposite Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., where the President died; House of Wm. H. Seward, Washington, D.C.

Home of Mr. Petersen, opposite Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., where...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after Albert Berghaus. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 503 (1865 May 20), p. 132.

Ford's Theatre. Washington, D. C. [Playbills for Friday evening, April 14, 1865 featuring Laura Keene in Our American Cousin.]

Ford's Theatre. Washington, D. C. [Playbills for Friday evening, April...

"Brown" type reproduction. Cf. Brenner, Ford's Theatre Lincoln Assassination Playbills. Another copy: E or Buckingham reproduction reprinted as a "Lincoln Souvenir" and stamped: "Engraving, Copyright. 1891."

Ford's Theatre, scene of the assassination

Ford's Theatre, scene of the assassination

"765" below photo. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Title from item.

Montgomery Street, from Eureka Theatre, looking South, San Francisco

Montgomery Street, from Eureka Theatre, looking South, San Francisco

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 147. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco General Views. This record contains unverified old dat... more

[D.C. - Wash. - "Ford's Theatre as it was in 1865"]

[D.C. - Wash. - "Ford's Theatre as it was in 1865"]

Stereo by Bell & Bros. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Theaters.

Booth's new theatre, Twenty-third Street and Sixth Avenue

Booth's new theatre, Twenty-third Street and Sixth Avenue

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 13, no. 628 (1869 Jan. 9), p. 29. Print after a photograph by Rockwood. Title from item.

Old Ford's Theatre, 10th St. N.W. Washington D.C. (where Lincoln was shot)

Old Ford's Theatre, 10th St. N.W. Washington D.C. (where Lincoln was s...

Photo shows Ford's Theater and, to the right, the Central Free Dispensary, which opened in 1871. (Source: D. Tooley, 2007)

The Brooklyn Theatre conflagration--The room of the property clerk at the Brooklyn police headquarters--Friends of the missing identifying relics found in the ruins or on the bodies of the victims
Miniature theatre

Miniature theatre

J7460 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Scott.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school for scandal" / drawn by Graham and Thulstrup.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school fo...

Print shows the interior of Wallacks Theatre during the play "The School for Scandal."

Booth's Theatre, two weeks, commencing Monday, Feb. 6, every ev'ng and Saturday matinee with the ideal opera company

Booth's Theatre, two weeks, commencing Monday, Feb. 6, every ev'ng and...

Caption: N.W. Whitney. Created by "Armstrong & Co., Boston & N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

"A Russian Honeymoon" - Madison Square Theatre, N.Y. - Act II, last scene. Photographed in the theatre at midnight May 1st 1883 by Falk

"A Russian Honeymoon" - Madison Square Theatre, N.Y. - Act II, last sc...

One of the first flash photos of a theatrical event.

Hyde & Behman's Operatic Spectacular Minstrels under the personal supervision of Richard Hyde direct from their own beautiful theatre, Brooklyn, New York.

Hyde & Behman's Operatic Spectacular Minstrels under the personal supe...

P17856 U.S. Copyright Office "Composed entirely of artists of merit. Original in every detail. Perfectly equipped & organized with the intention of presenting minstrelsy as an art ... Reserved seats at usual pl... more

A theatre party

A theatre party

(DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as cover of: Harper's bazaar, 21:409 (June 23, 1888).

[Theatre and promenade, Béziers, France]

[Theatre and promenade, Béziers, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9474". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

[Summer theatre at Lazionki (i.e. Lazienki), Warsaw, Russia (i.e. Warsaw, Poland)]

[Summer theatre at Lazionki (i.e. Lazienki), Warsaw, Russia (i.e. Wars...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8947". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[The theatre, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

[The theatre, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Title on piece: Hannover. Georgstrasse mit Theater. Print no. "6015". Forms part of: View... more

[Theatre and Promenade, Halle, German Saxony, Germany]

[Theatre and Promenade, Halle, German Saxony, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "8160". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[The theatre, Monte Carlo, Riviera]

[The theatre, Monte Carlo, Riviera]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "1061". Forms part of: Views of the French and Italian Riviera in the Photochrom ... more

[Gallery and Theatre, Altstadt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany]

[Gallery and Theatre, Altstadt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "9658". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[The theatre, Lillie, France]

[The theatre, Lillie, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8100". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

[Grand theatre, Warsaw, Russia (i.e. Warsaw, Poland)]

[Grand theatre, Warsaw, Russia (i.e. Warsaw, Poland)]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8957". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[Summer theatre at Herrenhausen, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

[Summer theatre at Herrenhausen, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "16406". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Theatre and promenade, Riga, Russia, (i.e., Latvia)]

[Theatre and promenade, Riga, Russia, (i.e., Latvia)]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8831". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[Royal Theatre, Copenhagen, Denmark]

[Royal Theatre, Copenhagen, Denmark]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. 6388. More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

[Summer theatre, Terrace Herrenhausen, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

[Summer theatre, Terrace Herrenhausen, Hanover, Hanover, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "16407". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.