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Recruting poster for the Mass. state train of Artillery, Boston, 1776

Recruting poster for the Mass. state train of Artillery, Boston, 1776

Reference copy may be in LOT 4412 BC. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Springing them up to meet the train

Springing them up to meet the train

Sketch shows a horsedrawn stagecoach full of passengers moving left to right with a train in the background. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top center: Engraved. No. 34:6.

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.

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing a woman holding a laurel wreath between a ship and a train]

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing a woman h...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-66. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj

Captain Lilley, field train

Captain Lilley, field train

Captain Lilley, full-length portrait, dressed in uniform, seated on a horse, facing right.

Resumption of the fast express train Through to Pittsburg in 13 hours. Summer arrangement over the great Penna. Central rail road, for Pittsburg ... Thos. Moore. Agent. Pennsylvania railroad company. May 1856. New York Booth & M'Naughton, Steam

Resumption of the fast express train Through to Pittsburg in 13 hours....

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 122, Folder 8g.

Composite of eight illustrations showing skyline view of St. Louis, Missouri, portraits of William H. Clement and P.W. Strader, train crossing the prairies, southern Illinois, tunnel on the Whitewater, and bridge over the Wabash at Vincennes, Indiana

Composite of eight illustrations showing skyline view of St. Louis, Mi...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1857 July 4), p. 429. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

An emigrant train attacked by hostile Indians on the prairie / Champney del. ; Nichols sc.

An emigrant train attacked by hostile Indians on the prairie / Champne...

Illustration shows an emigrant wagon train being attacked by Natives while traveling across the Great Plains.

Pickets [sic] train captured here [and] Warren with Crawfords div

Pickets [sic] train captured here [and] Warren with Crawfords div

Sketches of cabins. Title from inscriptions below images. Formerly Waud no. B-85. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.849) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Train of prisoners

Train of prisoners

Train meeting steamboat Marion at dock. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-31. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.796) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Cartoon showing monstrous balloon competing with railroad train as a freight carrier]

[Cartoon showing monstrous balloon competing with railroad train as a ...

Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Prints and Drawings. Reference copy may be in LOT 4700 B. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Freight; Balloons Cat.; Rr Cartoon; Shelf.

A United States Army supply train passing through Hagerstown, Maryland

A United States Army supply train passing through Hagerstown, Maryland

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 5, 1861, p. 615. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4420 T. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Mr. Train's great speech in England, on the American question. [1861?].

Mr. Train's great speech in England, on the American question. [1861?]...

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 234, Folder 9.

George F. Train

George F. Train

George F. Train, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. Copyright by J. Magee.

Siege train at Yorktown Landing, Va.

Siege train at Yorktown Landing, Va.

No. B121. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Ambulance train, 1st Division, 2d Army Corps.

Ambulance train, 1st Division, 2d Army Corps.

No. B44. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, pp. 298-9". Negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady P... more

Derailed train, Manassas, Va.

Derailed train, Manassas, Va.

Title from item. Cropped version of LC-B8184-614 (b&w film copy neg.) Brady-Handy Collection.

Wagon train

Wagon train

Part of Brady Handy Collection. Title from item.

Remains of wreck on the track, ready for transportation to Alexandria.  This train was thrown from the track by the Rebels

Remains of wreck on the track, ready for transportation to Alexandria....

Photograph shows the remains of a train derailed in battle returning to Alexandria by train. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a ... more

Great siege train at Yorktown, Va.

Great siege train at Yorktown, Va.

Rows of mortars and field guns in foreground. Stereo half by Brady, #2358. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Civil War, 1861-1865.

A little plain talk with John Bull by Train, Jr. Philadelphia. For sale at Trentwith's newspaper and periodical depot, No. 107 South Third Street, [1862].

A little plain talk with John Bull by Train, Jr. Philadelphia. For sal...

A little plain talk with John Bull. 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 157, Folder 43.

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston advancing on the Louisville and Nashville Turnpike, overtaken by the equipage and baggage train on the Louisville and Nashville Railroad / from a sketch by our special artist with General Buell's command.  The campaign on the Potomac--Unsuccessful attempt of the Rebels to destroy dam no. 5, on the upper Potomac, near Williamsport, Maryland, December 1861 / from a sketch by Capt. Henry Bacon of the 13th Massachusetts volunteers.

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston a...

2 illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Jan. 18, p. 129.

Railroad train crossing Potomac Creek bridge

Railroad train crossing Potomac Creek bridge

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.208) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

An U.S. baggage train on its way to the Army at Falmouth, Va.

An U.S. baggage train on its way to the Army at Falmouth, Va.

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1863 Jan. 3, p. 228.

Campaign sketches. The baggage train / Homer.

Campaign sketches. The baggage train / Homer.

Print shows two African American drovers, one with a pipe and the other with a whip, sitting on the back of a covered wagon, which is part of a baggage train for the Army of the Potomac. Title from item. Purcha... more

[Title page of Harper's weekly, September 5, 1863, showing Mosby's guerrillas destroying sutlers' train]

[Title page of Harper's weekly, September 5, 1863, showing Mosby's gue...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1863 September 5, title page.

First  train across Bull Run Bridge, spring of 1863

First train across Bull Run Bridge, spring of 1863

Photograph shows United States Military Railroad train going over Bull Run Bridge.

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Central Railroad

Atlanta, GA, 1864. Destruction of Hood's Ordnance train, Georgia Centr...

Title, and alternate title from item. Another version published in Milhollen, Hirst D. and Kaplan: Divided We Fought: a pictorial history of the war, 1861-1865. New York, Macmillan Company, p. 398.

Rebel attack on Gen. Lee's wagon train at Mansfield, La., April 8

Rebel attack on Gen. Lee's wagon train at Mansfield, La., April 8

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 May 24, p. 129. Wood engraving from a sketch by C.E.H. Bonwill.

The invasion of Maryland--capture of a train on the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad at Magnolia, near Gunpowderb [sic] Ridge, July 11 / from a sketch by our special artist.

The invasion of Maryland--capture of a train on the Philadelphia, Wilm...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 July 30, p. 289.

Funeral service of President Lincoln at Chicago, Illinois, May 1.  Removing the coffin from the funeral train to the catafalque

Funeral service of President Lincoln at Chicago, Illinois, May 1. Rem...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after photograph by Alschuler. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 503 (1865 May 20), p. 136.

The Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad, Virginia - train starting out from Richmond The James River and Kanawha canal, Richmond, Virginia / / sketched by J.R. Hamilton

The Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad, Virginia - train s...

Prints show (1) a train from the Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad departing the station in Richmond, with pedestrian and carriage traffic on street in foreground; and (2) passenger and cargo boats... more

Wagon train of U.S. Military Telegraph Corps, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Wagon train of U.S. Military Telegraph Corps, Richmond, Va., April, 18...

No. 239. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs and a railroad train]

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs an...

Photograph shows railroad train stopped in front of building; men standing near wagon loaded with kegs. Photo in D.W.S. Rawson, The Valley of the Illinois; a series of Photographic Views, Peru, Ill. 1866. Title... more

Arrival of the Central Pacific Passenger Train at Cisco, Placer County

Arrival of the Central Pacific Passenger Train at Cisco, Placer County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1256. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified old... more

Scene in Dutch Flat, Placer County.  The pack train

Scene in Dutch Flat, Placer County. The pack train

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 826. LOT subdivision subject: Placer County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Across the continent, on the Pacific Railroad - Kitchen of the hotel express train

Across the continent, on the Pacific Railroad - Kitchen of the hotel e...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after Albert Berghaus. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 29, no. 746 (1870 Jan. 15), p. 304. Stamped "Printed for fi... more

Cornelius Hedges / photo by E.H. Train ; engd by J.C. Buttre.

Cornelius Hedges / photo by E.H. Train ; engd by J.C. Buttre.

Cornelius Hedges, half-length portrait, facing left.

The attack and capture of our train, July 12, 1864

The attack and capture of our train, July 12, 1864

Wagon train being attacked by Indians. Illus. in: Fanny Kelly, My Captivity Among the Sioux. Cincinnati, : Wilstach, Baldwin & Co.,1871, oppos. p. 19. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card... more

[Steam train]

[Steam train]

Japanese triptych (incomplete) print showing several train cars with a pine tree overhanging them. Title devised by Library staff. Signature: Ichiyūsai Kuniteru. Seal date: Monkey. Single section of triptych, p... more

The new iron railway bridge at Portage, New York. 820 feet long, 255 feet high. With first test train which passed over it, July 31, 1875

The new iron railway bridge at Portage, New York. 820 feet long, 255 f...

8511 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item. Copyright deposit, Aug. 17, 1875, by Lewis E. Walker.

Immense excitement. Mr. Train breaking up the Philadelphia Tweed ring of "Addition, division and silence." Third lecture Friday evening, April 20, 1877, and every night until Childs and his "Ring thieves" strike their flag! Mr. Train's motto is

Immense excitement. Mr. Train breaking up the Philadelphia Tweed ring ...

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 160, Folder 9.

New York City--The development of rapid transit - the first train on the Gilbert Elevated Railroad passing through Sixth Avenue, near the Jefferson Market Police Court, April 29th

New York City--The development of rapid transit - the first train on t...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 46, no. 1,182 (1878 May 25), p. 201.

[Men outside train stopped at station, Altata Railway, Navolato, Mexico]

[Men outside train stopped at station, Altata Railway, Navolato, Mexic...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress)

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Photograph shows a train sitting in empty depot.

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, upon the opening of Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, up...

Photograph shows crowd gathered around train running through the center of town. Title from item.

Custom House, Balto. Sept. 22, 1881. The train bearing the body of the late President of the United States to its final resting place will pass through our city, via the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad, on Friday, the 23d instant ... John L. Thom

Custom House, Balto. Sept. 22, 1881. The train bearing the body of the...

Garfield James A. 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 31, Folder 30.

Photographic view of the wreck of the bridge and train of cars crossing Big Walnut near Sunbury, Ohio

Photographic view of the wreck of the bridge and train of cars crossin...

Photograph shows a railroad car trapped within a partially collapsed bridge in the water.

A train crossed mule

A train crossed mule

1035 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bruns, William.

[People inside and outside stopped train alongside a canyon in Mexico]

[People inside and outside stopped train alongside a canyon in Mexico]

Title devised by Library staff. Photograph taken for the Mexican Central Railway to publicize its line between Juarez and Mexico City in 1883 or 1884. From album: [William Henry Jackson presentation album of Me... more

The allies under the new flag - the Republicans and the monopolists train their guns on the workingmen / Gillam.

The allies under the new flag - the Republicans and the monopolists tr...

Print shows the Republican and monopolist allies raising a flag that states "Down with the Workingman and Up with the Tariff" in an artillery battery where they are aiming a cannon toward "Fort Labor" which is ... more

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospitals, given at Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Eighth Street, March 9th-14th / Mazzanovich. Texas--The great railway strike on the Wabash and Southwestern system - The "crew" of a freight train abandoning their locomotive at the command of strikers.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospit...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 60 (1885 March 21), pp. 80-81.

The canon of Las Animas, on the Denver and Rio Grande Railway, Colorado [Train rounding curve on side of mountain]

The canon of Las Animas, on the Denver and Rio Grande Railway, Colorad...

Wood engraving after photoprint by W.H. Jackson. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 30, (1886 September 25), p. 620-621. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; RR; Ph. Ind.

The great railway strike--attempt to start a freight train, under a guard of United States marshals, at East St. Louis, Illinois / from a sketch by G. J. Nebinger.

The great railway strike--attempt to start a freight train, under a gu...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1886 April 10, p. 121.

Presidential train [of Grover Cleveland, with pullman waiters posed at back of train]

Presidential train [of Grover Cleveland, with pullman waiters posed at...

Photoprint copyrighted by C.M. Bell. No. 1. LC-USZ62-19406 is close variant. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Negroes Occupations; R.R. Pullman; Pres.; Ph. Ind.

The New administration--visitors paying their respects to President Harrison at the White House. The presidential train "held up" at Harrisburg by a little son of Gov. Beaver, who takes a photograph of Gen. Harrison and family. Close of the ice-harvest--scenes on an ice-farm near Athens, on the Hudson River / from a sketch by Joseph Becker.

The New administration--visitors paying their respects to President Ha...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1889 March 16, p. 96.

[Railroad train at the Paris Exposition, 1889]