A Native village with the chief's house in the center, surrounded by huts of other principal men, and fortified by a circular arrangement of tall palings that spiral to a narrow opening at the entrance.
Print shows a group of British citizens mustered in response to an alarm that the French were attacking England which proved to be false; they complain of soiled, torn, or lost clothing, and one reads a list of... more
Two humorous incidents supposedly from the life of Franklin Pierce. On the left, a repartee wherein Pierce, the distinguished trial lawyer, is embarrassed by an ignorant witness. Armed with pages of notes, Pie... more
This view of Andermatt is from the road to the Oberalp Pass, at the east end of the Ursern Valley and looking west. Hospental can be seen in the far distance, on the left, just over the slope of the mountain be... more
Index of place names appears to either side and bottom of the map. A list of "Railroads Represented on this Map" appears below the index.
Illustrations show (top) military camp for 1st South Carolina Infantry Regiment, Union regiment of former slaves, and escaped slaves entering the town of Mitchelville; (middle) batteries; and (bottom) iron clad ships.
Settlement of Tagalas from Philippine Islands in swampland of S.E. Louisiana: 1. Bataille's house; 2. Farewell to St. Malo (fishing boat departing); 3. Bayou, St. Malo; 4. Oldest house in St. Malo; 5. El Maestro's house.