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The Tschuktschi, and their habitations / Webber, J. del. ; W. & J.(?) Walker sculp.
An Offering before Captain Cook in the Sandwich Islands / Webber del. ; Walker sculp.

An Offering before Captain Cook in the Sandwich Islands / Webber del. ...

Captain James Cook and four of his men with natives.

A Human sacrifice in a Morai in Otaheite [i.e. Tahiti] / Webber, J. del. ; W. & J.(?) Walker, sculp.
To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of Great Britain, Commander in Chief of his majesties fleet in the West Indies, this view of the glorious & signal victory obtain'd over the French fleet ... is most respectfuly offered by his lordships most obedt. & very humble servant Thomas Walker Lieut. 2d Battn. 60th light Infantry / Thos. Walker delin. ; Jno. Wells sculp.

To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of...

Print shows the British fleet under Lord Rodney breaking the line of the French fleet under Count de Grasse; the French fleet "thrown into confusion" and attempting "to form a new line" with the British fleet b... more

Suffrein / Walker sculpt.

Suffrein / Walker sculpt.

Print shows Pierre André de Suffren de Saint-Tropez, head-and-shoulders portrait, left profile, wearing uniform; medallion with nameplate. Title from item. Illus. in: History of the war with America, France, Sp... more

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house & grave-yard belonging to Mr. Geo. Walker.

Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the ma...

Cadastral map of area bounded by E, 7th, C, and 5th streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Ava... more

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Ran...

Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad R... more

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

A hot night in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows action in a British artillery battery with cannons firing and being loaded, and men bringing in supplies. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most... more

A hot day in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

A hot day in the batteries / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows action in a British artillery battery, mortar fire, mortars and cannon being loaded, the removal of wounded, and in the distance, the fortifications of Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The se... more

Malakoff or round tower / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Malakoff or round tower / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Print shows view of the Russian battery at the Malakoff tower, the principal Russian fortification at Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission to Her most gr... more

Captain Walker, 30th Regiment

Captain Walker, 30th Regiment

Captain Mark Walker, full-length portrait, seated on horseback, facing slightly left. Title transcribed from verso. Photo marked for cropping with horizontal line across bottom. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 194... more

Commissariat difficulties - the road from Balaklava to Sevastopol, at Kadikoi, during the wet weather / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Commissariat difficulties - the road from Balaklava to Sevastopol, at ...

Print shows wagons and a cannon mired in mud, broken wagons, and dead or dying horses and oxen on the roadside, at Kadikoi, on the road to Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : D... more

Camp of the naval brigade, before Sebastopol / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Camp of the naval brigade, before Sebastopol / W. Simpson del. ; E. Wa...

Print shows bell tents at a British military camp and "Mr. Maxse, Naval Aide-de-Camp," on horseback with Captn. Burnet, Captn. Peel, Captn. Lushington, and Captn. Moorsom and other men from the naval brigade in... more

Charge of the light cavalry brigade, 25th Oct. 1854, under Major General the Earl of Cardigan / W. Simpson delt. ; E. Walker lith.

Charge of the light cavalry brigade, 25th Oct. 1854, under Major Gener...

Print shows Lord Cardigan leading the charge of the light brigade toward Russian artillery on the left, in the foreground, Russian artillery fire on the left flank of the charging light brigade, as artillery on... more

Charge of the heavy cavalry brigade, 25th Octr. 1854 / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith.

Charge of the heavy cavalry brigade, 25th Octr. 1854 / W. Simpson del....

Print shows the Enniskillen Dragoons and the 5th Dragoon Guards engaging the Russian cavalry in the midst of the camp of the light cavalry brigade which is being plundered by the Russian troops during the battl... more

Wm. Walker
Captain Walker, 30th Regiment, reading general orders

Captain Walker, 30th Regiment, reading general orders

Captain Walker, full-length portrait, seated on pile of hay, facing left, reading, with three soldiers standing nearby; conical tent in the background. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton;... more

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Half-way house on road to San Juan ['American Hotel,' used as way station for travelers to Calif.]

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Half-way house on road to San J...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 36 (1856 Aug. 16), p. 149. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Street of Masaya in the city of Granada, Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Street of Masaya in the city of...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 32 (1856 July 19), p. 84. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE.

General Walker

General Walker

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 4 (1856 Jan. 5), p. 57. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860. C... more

Residence of General Walker, City of Granada [Nicaragua]

Residence of General Walker, City of Granada [Nicaragua]

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper,1856 Mar. 15, p. 217. Reference copy may be in Biog. File - Walker, William, 1824-1860. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card traci... more

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Old church on the Grand Plaza, city of Grenada [sic?], Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Old church on the Grand Plaza, ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 45 (1856 Oct. 18), p. 292. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Church of Our Lady of Mercy, Granada, in which Gen. Walker was sworn in as President of Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Church of Our Lady of Mercy, Gr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 35 (1856 Aug. 9), p. 140. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Market Place on Grand Plaza, Granada, Nic.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Market Place on Grand Plaza, Gr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 28 (1856 June 21), p. 25.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hipps Point--junction of the Serapiqui with the river San Juan, Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hipps Point--junction of the Se...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 28 (1856 June 21), p. 21. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE.

Government map of Nicaragua : from the latest surveys ordered by President Patricio Rivas and Genl. William Walker ; executed under the supervision of the Señor Fermín Ferrer, Governor of the Western Department, 1856.

Government map of Nicaragua : from the latest surveys ordered by Presi...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes location map ("Map of Central America"), Scale [1:1,550,000], and coat of arms of Nicaragua.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Market place, Grand Plaza, Granada

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Market place, Grand Plaza, Gran...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 50 (1856 Nov. 22), p. 369. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa Rica, scene of Schlessinger's defeat [Mar. 19]

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Hacienda of Santa Rosa, Costa R...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 28 (1856 June 21), p. 25.

Reception room of General Walker, in the President's House, city of Granada

Reception room of General Walker, in the President's House, city of Gr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 14 (1856 Mar. 15), p. 216. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860... more

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Gen Santos Guardiola, President of the Republic of Honduras - original daguerreotype to be seen at Brady's Gallery; Residence of the tyrant Santos Guardiola, at Comayagua, Capital of Honduras

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Gen Santos Guardiola, President...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 46 (1856 Oct. 25), p. 321. Reference copies may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua] Scene in the Battle of Rivas, from a sketch made on the spot by our artist correspondent

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua] Scene in the Battle of Rivas, fr...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 32 (1856 July 19), p. 89. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE.

[2 illus.]: 1. Nicaragua - Gen. Walker landing troops at Fort Castillo, above the rapids; 2. Nicaragua - Castillo Castle, below the rapids - Detention of the Orizaba's passengers

[2 illus.]: 1. Nicaragua - Gen. Walker landing troops at Fort Castillo...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 23 (1856 May 17), p. 356. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.... more

2 illus.: 1. Virgin Bay - slaughter of Americans and burning of the pier by the Costa Ricans; 2. Virgin Bay, Nicaragua, from the lake - Walker and his army on board the steamer

2 illus.: 1. Virgin Bay - slaughter of Americans and burning of the pi...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 1, no. 23 (1856 May 17), p. 361. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.... more

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square miles of Nicaragua, United States, Mexico, British and Central America, with routes and distances; portraits of Gen. Walker, Col. Kinney, Parker H. French, and views of the Battle of New-Orleans and Bunker Hill.

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square m...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Grand Cathedral, on the Main Plaza, City of Grenada [sic?], Nicaragua

[Gen. Wm. Walker's Exp. in Nicaragua]: Grand Cathedral, on the Main Pl...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 2, no. 38 (1856 Aug. 30), p. 188. Reference copy may be in BIOG FILE - Walker, William, 1824-1860.

What is home without a mother

What is home without a mother

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860

Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie / J.R. Chapin ; F.F. Walker.

Commodore Perry at the battle of Lake Erie / J.R. Chapin ; F.F. Walker...

Print shows Admiral Oliver Hazard Perry behind a cannon aboard ship during the Battle of Lake Erie, with men waving hats, and a rooster perched on an unattended cannon.

Mary E. Walker

Mary E. Walker

Photograph showing Civil War surgeon Mary E. Walker in a full-length studio portrait, facing left, hand resting on a book.

The coming man's presidential career, a la Blondin [Cartoon of Lincoln dressed as the famous tight-rope walker Blondin, crossing Niagara Falls carrying black man on hisshoulders and "Constitution" as balancing pole]

The coming man's presidential career, a la Blondin [Cartoon of Lincoln...

Wood engr. by J.D. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 4, (1860 August 25), p. 544. Ref. copy in PRES FILE. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Negroes Cartoons 1860; BI... more

Portland star match factory, Portland, Me. / JC [monogram] ; Geo. H. Walker & Co. Lith. Boston.

Portland star match factory, Portland, Me. / JC [monogram] ; Geo. H. W...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the Portland Star Match Factory in Portland, Maine, with a Boston & Maine Railroad passenger train passing on the lower right foreground, men unloading timber from railroad cars... more

A soldier's wife at Fort Niagara / engd. by T. Walker.

A soldier's wife at Fort Niagara / engd. by T. Walker.

Print shows a woman lifting cannon balls in an artillery bunker during a battle at Fort Niagara in New York, during the War of 1812. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress, AD 1860, by John Emmin... more

[Colonel Joseph Walker of Co. K, 5th South Carolina Infantry Regiment, and Field and Staff, Palmetto South Carolina Sharpshooters Regiment, in uniform, two-piece belt buckle with palmetto, and sash over shoulder for officer of the day, with eagle head sword]

[Colonel Joseph Walker of Co. K, 5th South Carolina Infantry Regiment,...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 2-64. Identification based on information from Shannon W. Pritchard, Old South Military Antiques, who was verbally told the s... more

The great expedition, [...] on the way to Port Royal Inlet / sketched at noon on 31st October, 1861, from the deck of the steamer "Matanzas."  The bombardment of Forts Walker and Beauregard, Port Royal Inlet, South Carolina, November 7, 1861 / sketched by our special artist on board the "Mercury."

The great expedition, [...] on the way to Port Royal Inlet / sketched ...

Two panoramic views showing Union ships on way to Beaufort, South Carolina and bombardment of forts in Beaufort. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 257 (1861 Nov. 30), pp. 760-761.

[Composite of 7 busts and 1 half-length photos of Brig. Generals A.W. Webber, C.F. Walcott, D. White, C. Wainwright, T.M. Walker, F.H. Whittier, O. Woodward, J. Woolley]

[Composite of 7 busts and 1 half-length photos of Brig. Generals A.W. ...

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: PI; Shelf. Civil War, 1861-1865.

[Map of Catoosa County and parts of Whitfield, Murray, and Walker counties, Georgia] Chattanooga, Sept. 12 [1863?] /

[Map of Catoosa County and parts of Whitfield, Murray, and Walker coun...

Relief shown by hachures. Contemporary Civil War photocopy, apparently made during the Chattagnooga campaign, showing roads, distances from selected places, railraods, drainage, types of vegetation, and the nam... more

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portrait, seated on camp stools, facing each other]

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portr...

Inscription on verso: Very truly yours, James Walker. In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White Geary, comp. 1861-1865], no. 161, surrogate p. 40 (lower left). Surroga... more

[Map of part of Catoosa, Whitfield, and Walker counties, Georgia].

[Map of part of Catoosa, Whitfield, and Walker counties, Georgia].

Railroads and principal towns are colored red by hand. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Printed on blue paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S21 Available also thr... more

The true defenders of the Constitution / drawn by Mr. James Walker.

The true defenders of the Constitution / drawn by Mr. James Walker.

Print showing bodies of two black men and two white men, Union soldiers, on a battlefield during the Civil War. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 9, no. 463 (1865 November 11), p. 712.

Walker prizes ... Boston, June, 1866.

Walker prizes ... Boston, June, 1866.

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 72, Folder 7a.

The Left Bower smoking tobacco Manufactured by Joseph Scheider, 100 Walker St., N.Y.

The Left Bower smoking tobacco Manufactured by Joseph Scheider, 100 Wa...

Tobacco label showing monk pointing to playing cards with a clay pipe.

[Rice, Goodwin, Walker & Co., New York City. Elevation. Rendering]

[Rice, Goodwin, Walker & Co., New York City. Elevation. Rendering]

Title devised by Library staff. At their failure in 1874, the silk merchant firm Rice, Goodwin, Walker & Company was located at 476 Broadway, New York City. See http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=FA... more

Interior farmers' market / J.M. Walker.

Interior farmers' market / J.M. Walker.

Illus. in: A century after: picturesque glimpses of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. Philadelphia : Allen, Lane & Scott and J.W. Lauderbach, 1875, p. 156. Title from item.

Gettysburg. Repulse of Longstreet's assault / painted by James Walker ; engraved by H.B. Hall, Jr.

Gettysburg. Repulse of Longstreet's assault / painted by James Walker ...

Print shows a panoramic view of the battlefield with Union soldiers in the foreground during the heat of battle. Title from item. Printed below image: Historically arranged by John B. Bachelder. Printed below t... more

Gettysburg. Repulse of Longstreet's assault / painted by James Walker ; engraved by H.B. Hall, Jr.

Gettysburg. Repulse of Longstreet's assault / painted by James Walker ...

Print shows a panoramic view of the battlefield with Union soldiers in the foreground during the heat of battle. Title from item. Printed below image: Historically arranged by John B. Bachelder. Printed above i... more

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