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Trip to Epsom

Trip to Epsom

Drawing shows crowds of people on horseback or in wagons and one stagecoach full of passengers in front of the classic screen at Hyde Park, London.

North-country mails at the Peacock, Islington / painted by James Pollard ; engraved by T. Sutherland.

North-country mails at the Peacock, Islington / painted by James Polla...

Print shows several passenger and mail coaches on street in front of the Peacock building in Islington, London, England.

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Grand day and evening fete, next Tuesday, August 7, 1838. Ascent of the Nassau Balloon, combined with the evening entertainments

Royal Gardens, Vauxhall. Grand day and evening fete, next Tuesday, Aug...

Broadside announcing Charles Green's ascension in the balloon "Nassau" from Vauxhall Gardens, London. Includes a picture of passengers in a balloon basket.

Banque, Bourse et palais du Lord Maire, Londres The bank, the exchange, Mansion House, London / / Tuonra [Arnout spelled backwards] ; dessiné et lith. par Jules Arnout ; imp. par Lemercier à Paris.

Banque, Bourse et palais du Lord Maire, Londres The bank, the exchange...

Print shows a view of the Tuileries Palace with the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel and a large plaza with pedestrians and carriages in the foreground.

Exeter Hall, the great anti-slavery meeting, 1841 / T.H. Shepherd [delineator] ; H. Melville [printmaker].

Exeter Hall, the great anti-slavery meeting, 1841 / T.H. Shepherd [del...

Print shows interior of Exeter Hall filled with a large crowd for the Anti-slavery Society meeting, London, England.

Entry to the Strand from Charing Cross / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Entry to the Strand from Charing Cross / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Illustration showing people in London street. Signature on monument at right: "T.S. Boys, 1841."

Guildhall / T.S. Boys, del. et lithog.

Guildhall / T.S. Boys, del. et lithog.

Illustration showing interior of hall with people.

David Roberts R.A. / Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen ; drawn on stone from life by C. Baugniet, London.

David Roberts R.A. / Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen ; drawn on stone...

David Roberts, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right.

Piccadilly, looking towards the city / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Piccadilly, looking towards the city / T.S. Boys, del. et lith.

Illustration showing people walking in square at corner of Old Bond St., public and commercial buildings.

Mansion House, Cheapside &c. / T. Shotter Boys, del. et lith.

Mansion House, Cheapside &c. / T. Shotter Boys, del. et lith.

Illustration showing people walking in London streets, public coach, and buildings seen from corner of Lombard Street.

Poisonous mushrooms ; Irritating poisons / By G. Spratt, surgeon, fellow of the Medico-Botanical Society of London, and one of the editors of the Flora medica ; Lithographed by G.E. Madeley, 3 Wellington St[ree]t, Strand.

Poisonous mushrooms ; Irritating poisons / By G. Spratt, surgeon, fell...

Illustration shows poisonous mushrooms, including Glutinous Agaric, Bulbous Agaric, Deadly Agaric, and Hy Amanita; and plants classified as irrigating poisons, including Meadow Saffron, Bear's Foot, Black Helle... more

Christmas tree at Windsor Castle / drawn by J.L. Williams.

Christmas tree at Windsor Castle / drawn by J.L. Williams.

Family around Christmas tree, depicted in an oval with border showing winter scenes and the fruits and animals of a bountiful harvest.

Houses of Parliament / Pearson sc.

Houses of Parliament / Pearson sc.

Print shows Palace of Westminster, meeting place of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, on the banks of the Thames River.

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

"Epurator" machine for cleaning cotton

Photograph shows cotton being cleaned through machinery; cotton in case on display.

Cotton machinery

Cotton machinery

Photograph shows large cotton machine on display.

Model house for families

Model house for families

Photograph shows exterior of building.

Cremorne Gardens ... Grand Victoria fete in honour of the Inauguration of the Exhibition of All Nations, by Her Majesty, on Thursday, May 1st, 1851 ...

Cremorne Gardens ... Grand Victoria fete in honour of the Inauguration...

Broadside announcing an inaugural festival for the Exhibition of All Nations, London, England, 1851. Includes a picture of the balloon "Erin-go-Bragh" to publicize an ascent by balloonist John Hampton during th... more

View of west end of building

View of west end of building

Photograph shows exterior view of Crystal Palace building.

View of transept, looking south

View of transept, looking south

Photograph shows general view of transept with fountain and statues; large tree in the background.

Lathe for railway wheels

Lathe for railway wheels

Photograph shows lathe machinery.

Locomotive engine

Locomotive engine

Photograph shows locomotive engine on display.

Agricultural implements

Agricultural implements

Photograph shows three pieces of farm equipment: a cultivator, cart, and a harrow. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, ... more

General view from transept, looking west

General view from transept, looking west

Photograph shows interior of Crystal Palace with large sculptures and other exhibit items on display.

View of western nave

View of western nave

Photograph shows Crystal Palace interior.

Glass fountain

Glass fountain

Photograph shows water spouting from large glass fountain in center of exhibit hall.

Agriclutural implements

Agriclutural implements

Photograph shows pieces of farm equipment: plows. Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, London, Spicer Brothers, 1852, v. 2 frontis.

View of transept, looking north

View of transept, looking north

Photograph shows a slightly elevated view of transept with fountain and statues; large tree in the background.

View of eastern nave

View of eastern nave

Photograph shows a slightly elevated view of the interior of the Crystal Palace exhibit hall with various items on display and international flags hanging from balcony railings.

Allegorical sculpture group of the City of Paris imploring heaven to take away the plague of cholera

Allegorical sculpture group of the City of Paris imploring heaven to t...

Photograph shows sculpture of woman sitting with sickly child and elderly man leaning against her.

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin showing Simon Legree and some of the other central characters]

[Sheet of sketches for the illustrated 1852 London edition of Uncle To...

Purchase; Warren Ewens; 1993; (DLC-PP/1993:162). Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan ... more

A scene of scenes for the year 1853

A scene of scenes for the year 1853

Cartoon showing king on pedestal leaning on tablet of 10 commandments, at bottom of which lies broken statue of queen; hanged man, and people with various disagreements in square in front of St. Paul's, London.... more

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Street scene in London--winter evening / Ts. Nast.

Crowded London street with food vendors, children in rags, and well-dressed men and women passing by. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1859 April 2, p. 212.

Reading-room of the British Museum

Reading-room of the British Museum

Print shows the domed reading of the British Library at the British Museum.

[Greenwich pensioner]

[Greenwich pensioner]

Print shows a retired gentleman relaxing in grass in Greenwich, London, England.

Jerusalem / Frank M. Good, Phot. ; London.

Jerusalem / Frank M. Good, Phot. ; London.

City of Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives.

The International Exhibition of 1862 The foreign picture gallery.

The International Exhibition of 1862 The foreign picture gallery.

Stereograph shows exhibition room with paintings and sculptures.

The International Exhibition of 1862 The nave, from eastern dome.

The International Exhibition of 1862 The nave, from eastern dome.

Stereograph showing interior of exhibition hall with elaborate fountain in foreground. Title from item. No. 28.

Some specimens of "Secesh" industry - intended for the London Exhibition of 1862, but unfortunately intercepted by the "Paper Blockade"

Some specimens of "Secesh" industry - intended for the London Exhibiti...

Images show: Goblet - made from a "Yankee's skull"; paperweight made from a "Yankee jaw bone"; reading desk made from a human skeleton; furs made from scalps and beards; necklace of "Yankee teeth"; head wreath ... more

Westminster Hall / By Valentine Blanchard.

Westminster Hall / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages in front of the Houses of Parliament, London, England.

Piccadilly, looking east / By Valentine Blanchard.

Piccadilly, looking east / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking on Piccadilly, London, England.

The National Gallery / By Valentine Blanchard.

The National Gallery / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking in front of the National Gallery, London, England.

St. John's Gate, Clerkenwell / By Valentine Blanchard.

St. John's Gate, Clerkenwell / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking in front of St. John's Gate, London, England.

The Haymarket / By Valentine Blanchard.

The Haymarket / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking on Haymarket, London, England.

H.R.H. the Prince of Wales & Prince Alfred / Window & Bridge 63A Baker St. London.

H.R.H. the Prince of Wales & Prince Alfred / Window & Bridge 63A Baker...

Photograph shows Prince Albert (standing) and Prince Alfred (seated), full-length portrait, facing right.

Pall Mall, looking towards the National Gallery / By Valentine Blanchard.

Pall Mall, looking towards the National Gallery / By Valentine Blancha...

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking on Pall Mall, London, England.

The Houses of Parliament, from Lambeth Bridge / By Valentine Blanchard.

The Houses of Parliament, from Lambeth Bridge / By Valentine Blanchard...

Stereograph shows boats and docks in the Thames River with the Palace of Westminster in the background. Title from item. On mount: Stereographs of London, by Valentine Blanchard. No. 403.

Pall Mall west / By Valentine Blanchard.

Pall Mall west / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows horse-drawn carriages and people walking on Pall Mall, London, England.

Houses of Parliament, from Lambeth Bridge / By Valentine Blanchard.

Houses of Parliament, from Lambeth Bridge / By Valentine Blanchard.

Stereograph shows boy with horse-drawn wagon and boats in the Thames River with the Palace of Westminster in the background.

[Battersea Bridge] / S. Haden.

[Battersea Bridge] / S. Haden.

Print shows view of the Battersea Bridge and Old Chelsea from across the Thames River.

Igirisu rondon taikō

Igirisu rondon taikō

Japanese triptych (one section only) print shows ships in a harbor with women and men walking and riding horses in the foreground.

Coliseum - interior / John P. Soule, 199 Washington St., Boston.

Coliseum - interior / John P. Soule, 199 Washington St., Boston.

Stereograph showing interior of concert hall, including the 8 feet in diameter drum, for the National Peace Jubilee in Boston, Massachusetts.

Le ballon captif à vapeur de Mr. Henri Giffard, à Londres, mai 1869 / A. Tissandier.

Le ballon captif à vapeur de Mr. Henri Giffard, à Londres, mai 1869 / ...

Drawing shows the giant captive balloon constructed by Henri Giffard for the Paris Exhibition of 1867 and brought to London, England, in 1868 and 1869. Balloon is moored at launching site; with numerous onlooke... more

England - The interior of a well-known resort of the Communist refugees in Rupert Street, London

England - The interior of a well-known resort of the Communist refugee...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1871 December 9, p. 197. No reference copy. This record contains unverified data from old caption card and data transcribed from item.

The Bashful model / S.L. Fildes.

The Bashful model / S.L. Fildes.

A scene in Newgate Prison, London, where a prisoner, being held down by police, is compelled to sit for his photograph, to be placed in the "Rogue's Gallery".

Base-ball in England - the match on Lord's cricket grounds between the Red Stockings and the Athletics / from a sketch by Abner Crossman.

Base-ball in England - the match on Lord's cricket grounds between the...

Illustration showing a baseball game between the Boston Red Stockings and the Philadelphia Athletics played on the cricket grounds in London, England, with spectators in the foreground and the background. The f... more

The fire at the Union League Club house last Sunday morning The new Alexandra Palace, Muswell Hill, England.

The fire at the Union League Club house last Sunday morning The new Al...

First print shows scenes at the clubhouse after a fire including: the staircase, where the fire started, the art gallery, covered art and furniture, workers shoveling debris, and a copy of Jaspar Cropsey's pain... more

[Old Battersea Bridge]

[Old Battersea Bridge]

Print shows cancellation proof of Battersea Bridge in London before it was replaced in 1885.

P.T. Barnum's greatest show on earth, and great London circus, Sanger's Royal British menagerie & grand international allied shows

P.T. Barnum's greatest show on earth, and great London circus, Sanger'...

Circus poster showing Wm. H. Batcheller, "The champion leaper" jumping through a hoop over an elephant; also shows head-and-shoulder portrait of Batcheller, facing left, on easel in lower right corner.

Royal Exchange, London / G.W.W.

Royal Exchange, London / G.W.W.

Photograph shows people walking and riding in horse-drawn carts and buses in front of the Royal Exchange, London, England. Title from item. No. 7412. Leaf 3 in an album. On verso: Photograph of Greenwhich Hospi... more

St. Paul's Cathedral & Blackfriars Bridge, London / G.W.W.

St. Paul's Cathedral & Blackfriars Bridge, London / G.W.W.

Photograph shows carriage and pedestrian traffic on the Blackfriar Bridge with St. Paul's Cathedral in the background.

[London over Waterloo Bridge]

[London over Waterloo Bridge]

England, London. As Wuerth described, "View of the City over Waterloo Bridge, the river and trees on embankment in foreground, bright sunny day. Colors, red, orange, green, blue, violet, purple, black, gray, br... more

London central fruit and vegetable market - Mr. Horace Jones (architect to the corporation) architect / B. Sly ; A. Berry, sc.

London central fruit and vegetable market - Mr. Horace Jones (architec...

Illus. in: The Builder ... vol. 38, January to June 1880 / conducted by George Godwin, F.R.S, F.S.A. London : Wyman & Sons, printers, 1880, p. 70-71. Title from item.

A tail they can't twist / Gillam.

A tail they can't twist / Gillam.

Print shows Samuel S. Cox, Abram S. Hewitt, and William E. Robinson (waving a paper that states "The demands of 20,000,000 Irish-Americans") pulling on the tail of the British Lion who is resting its front paws... more

The head guard on the South Eastern Railway, 1885--The engine is one of Richard Christopher Mansell's "Gunboat" 0-4-4 tanks, built for Greenwich, Woolrich and Blackheath local services

The head guard on the South Eastern Railway, 1885--The engine is one o...

Two men on locomotive and conductor(?), with left arm stretched outward, at car in foreground, London.

[Piccadilly]

[Piccadilly]

Print shows buildings and people on Piccadilly street in London, England.

[Houses of Parliament. London]
A stand for ornaments

A stand for ornaments

A stand for ornaments, containing pottery and other objects, in the house of William Burges, London.

Wild West on voyage form New York to London

Wild West on voyage form New York to London

Indians wrapped in blankets on deck of ship.

[Railway arch, American Square]

[Railway arch, American Square]

Print shows obelisk in front of tunnel leading from America Square under Fenchurch Street Station in London, England.

[The clothes exchange, Houndsditch. No. 1]

[The clothes exchange, Houndsditch. No. 1]

Print shows women at a secondhand clothing shop. Title from the Whistler Etching Project website: http://etchings.arts.gla.ac.uk. Signed with butterfly on plate and in pencil. Coll. mark: Sir John Day (Lugt, 52... more

Westminster Bridge and Thomas Hospital, London, England

Westminster Bridge and Thomas Hospital, London, England

Photograph shows Westminster Palace, London, England with carriage and pedestrian traffic on bridge in the foreground and Thomas Hospital in the background.

Pennsylvania--Lieutenant Emory H. Taunt, United States consul to the Congo State / / photo. by Thomson, London. Michigan--building of the Ladies' Literary Club at Grand Rapids. The collapse of the Panama Canal--a view of the cut through the Culebra Mountain, showing the great physical obstacles to be overcome. Count Ferdinand de Lesseps

Pennsylvania--Lieutenant Emory H. Taunt, United States consul to the C...

Two head-and-shoulders portraits, exterior of building, and cut through the Culebra Mountain.

Through London with Dickens

Through London with Dickens

T6231 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Frank Oakes Rose. Created by "Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co., Chicago, U.S.A." No. 348. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

W.T. Ellmore & Son, manufacturers of specialties.  Bamboo, willow, cane, & rush, London, E.C. and at Leicester

W.T. Ellmore & Son, manufacturers of specialties. Bamboo, willow, can...

Advertisement for W.T. Ellmore & Son, manufacturers of furniture, showing two chairs, two unusual tables(?), and a bed headboard.

Albert Memorial, London