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Topic: waterfronts

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[Vue du Louvre] / Callot, fec.

[Vue du Louvre] / Callot, fec.

The Louvre, Paris, France, with many boats on the Seine in foreground, during annual jousting contest.

[Imaginary view of S. Giacomo di Rialto]

[Imaginary view of S. Giacomo di Rialto]

Print shows the church of San Giacomo di Rialto.

Le Preston. V / A. Canal. f.

Le Preston. V / A. Canal. f.

Print shows pedestrians on the walkway of the waterfront with the canal on the right and buildings and a bridge on the left.

The south prospect of the city of New York in America

The south prospect of the city of New York in America

Print shows the waterfront on the south side of New York City with ships and boats in the foreground; prominent features numbered, legend not included.

A perspective view of Montreal in Canada

A perspective view of Montreal in Canada

Print shows a view of Montréal from across the Saint Lawrence River.

Ukie itsukushima jinjya no zu

Ukie itsukushima jinjya no zu

Print shows a perspective view of the Itsukushima Shrine built over the water.

A north view of Pensacola, on the Island of Santa Rosa / drawn by Dom. Serres.

A north view of Pensacola, on the Island of Santa Rosa / drawn by Dom....

Print shows view of Pensacola from aboard ship with boats in the foreground.

An east view of Montreal, in Canada Vue orientale de Montréal, en Canada / / drawn on the spot by Thomas Patten ; engraved by P. Canot.

An east view of Montreal, in Canada Vue orientale de Montréal, en Cana...

Print shows a view of Montréal from across the Saint Lawrence River, with ships in the foreground, and a legend identifying the General Hospital, the "Recollects," St. Sulpicius, the nunnery, the Jesuit's Churc... more

Vue de la basse ville à Québec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / gravé par François Xav. Habermann.

Vue de la basse ville à Québec vers le fleuve St. Laurent / gravé par ...

Print shows the harbor at Québec, one ship at anchor, men working loading or unloading a boat, and merchandise on shore; an idealized view depicting Québec as a typical European city.

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England - and the landing of --- troops in the year 1768, in consequence of letters from Gov. Bernard, the commissioners, &c. to the British ministry / P. Revere.

A prospective view of the town of Boston, the capital of New-England -...

Print shows eight British warships (numbered and identified in bottom margin) in the harbor with Boston in the background.

Vuë de Quebeck. Quebeck - eine stadt in Nord-America, in Canada, an den lincken ... Quebeck - une ville de Canada dans l'Amerique septentrionale ... / / gravé par Balth. Frederic Leizelt.

Vuë de Quebeck. Quebeck - eine stadt in Nord-America, in Canada, an de...

Print shows the wharf at the city of Québec with ship at dock and men working in small boats.

A view of Pensacola, in West Florida Vue de Pensacola dans le Floride occidentale.

A view of Pensacola, in West Florida Vue de Pensacola dans le Floride ...

Print shows view of Pensacola, Florida, from the bay with ships and boats in the foreground.

A perspective view of the town and fortifications of Montreal in Canada / D. Pomarede sculp.

A perspective view of the town and fortifications of Montreal in Canad...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the fortifications at Montréal from above the Saint Lawrence River.

Plan of the town & fortifications of Montreal or ville Marie in Canada - view of the town &c of Montreal / Aitkin sc.

Plan of the town & fortifications of Montreal or ville Marie in Canada...

Print shows map "Plan of the town & fortifications of Montreal or ville Marie in Canada" on the Saint Lawrence River, with insert, after D. Pomarede (see no. 352), "View of the town &c of Montreal" which the fo... more

Veduta di S. Eustachio / N. Matraini del. ; J. Ottaviani inc.

Veduta di S. Eustachio / N. Matraini del. ; J. Ottaviani inc.

Print shows a distant view of Oranjestad on Saint Eustatius in the Netherlands Antilles, with many ships in the foreground.

View of the city of Boston from Breeds Hill in Charlestown / del. & engraved by S. Hill.

View of the city of Boston from Breeds Hill in Charlestown / del. & en...

Print shows the harbor and waterfront of the city of Boston with buildings in the background.

Tōto ryōgokubashi yūsuzumi no zu

Tōto ryōgokubashi yūsuzumi no zu

Print shows crowded waterfront scene with pedestrians on the promenade, on the Rogoku Bridge, and waiting in stalls, possibly for boats.

[View of Charleston, South Carolina, possibly looking north toward Sullivan's Island]

[View of Charleston, South Carolina, possibly looking north toward Sul...

Drawing shows in lower left the figure of a man walking along the shoreline and a larger preliminary sketch of the man, also to the right of the man is a preliminary sketch of a woman walking to the right carry... more

Hudson / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Hudson / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Hudson River from the shore with a view across the river of Hudson, New York; also shows two men pulling a fishing nets ashore, men in a rowboat, sailboats, and on the right a steamboa... more

Troy from Mount Ida / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I.R. Smith ; finished by J. Hill.

Troy from Mount Ida / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I.R. Smith ; ...

Print shows view looking across the Hudson River with Troy, New York, on the left.

Takanawa no zu

Takanawa no zu

Print shows porters carrying sedan chairs and travelers on foot and horseback along the waterfront of Takanawa, with ships coming into port and at anchor in the background, and a public house on the left.

Roseau, Dominica / drawn by Lieut. Caddy, Royl. Artilly. ; engraved by J. Harris.

Roseau, Dominica / drawn by Lieut. Caddy, Royl. Artilly. ; engraved by...

Body of water in foreground and mountains in background, British West Indies.

[New York Harbor]

[New York Harbor]

Landscape drawing shows men fishing off the pier, perhaps on Staten Island, looking across New York Harbor. Sailboats dot the water. Below the image, on the mount, various locations are identified in the drawin... more

United States almanac, for the year 1841

United States almanac, for the year 1841

Print shows the title page for the United States Almanac for the year 1841 showing the deity Mercury/Hermes soaring above the waterfront at Philadelphia with ships and boats on the Delaware River and two men mo... more

The Hudson River at Albany, U.S. Saturday July 18th 1846

The Hudson River at Albany, U.S. Saturday July 18th 1846

Drawing shows several ships at dock on the waterfront of the Hudson River, and a view of the landscape across the river of buildings in Hudson, New York.

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten Island

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten...

Small panoramic print shows the waterfront of New York City and New Jersey ca. 1850. Places identified include: Jersey City; Hoboken; Bedlow's Island; Ellis Island; Hudson River; Robbins Reef Light House; New-Y... more

Ile de Begheh - rive orientale - vue de l'Ile Fîleh du point K / Félix Teynard.

Ile de Begheh - rive orientale - vue de l'Ile Fîleh du point K / Félix...

View of the eastern bank of the island of Biga as seen from "point K" on the island of Philae (see map, pl. 85 bis).

Portland, Maine, U.S.A.

Portland, Maine, U.S.A.

Drawing shows spires and buildings of Portland, Maine from across the harbor. Small figures of men and woman stand on the shore in the foreground, watching boats and ships sail. Three steamships travel up and d... more

Arai

Arai

Print shows a bird's-eye view of a coastal village with ships in the harbor and a view of Mount Fuji in the distance.

Sebastopol from the rear of Fort Nicholas, looking south / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Sebastopol from the rear of Fort Nicholas, looking south / W. Simpson ...

View of Sevastopolʹ and the South Port from Fort Nicholas during the occupation by French and British forces after the Russians abandoned the city.

Molde, Norway

Molde, Norway

Drawing shows, in the distance, Molde, a Norwegian village on the Moldefjorden, an arm of the Romsdalfjorden. Most of the houses, churches and buildings hug the shoreline. Sailboats dot the water. Taylor visite... more

Fish Town at Bassau, Liberia

Fish Town at Bassau, Liberia

View from across expanse of water showing buildings of Bassau; ship and small boats in the foreground.

Coast of Norway

Coast of Norway

Drawing shows a small log house tucked onto a rocky island along the Norwegian coast. A sailboat and three rowboats are in the water. Taylor visited Norway in 1856 and 1857 after the death of his first wife.

Nihonbashi yukibare

Nihonbashi yukibare

Print shows several boats on the river approaching the Nihon bridge, with snow on the buildings and shops along the waterfront, and with Mount Fuji in the distance.

Stavanger, Norway

Stavanger, Norway

Drawing shows Stavanger, a Norwegian port village on Stavangerfjorden, an arm of the Boknafjorden. Most of the houses and buildings hug the shoreline, while the church is on the hillside. Ships, sailboats, rowb... more

Islands

Islands

Drawing shows small log houses tucked along the shores of rocky islands of the Norwegian coast. Sailboats are in the water. Taylor visited Norway in 1856 and 1857 after the death of his first wife.

Bassua Liberia / R.K.G.

Bassua Liberia / R.K.G.

View with two sailboats on water in foreground, and buildings in background. Annotations identify scale, Sugarloaf Mt., and Saddleback Mt.

Yoroi no watasi koamichō

Yoroi no watasi koamichō

Print shows a ferry filled with people crossing a channel while another boat with a man at the helm sits mid-stream, and several boats in the background are laden with goods; a woman is standing on a pier or wh... more

Komagatadō azumabashi

Komagatadō azumabashi

Print shows a bird flying over a river with many boats approaching the Azuma bridge, and the temple in the lower left.

Azumabashi kinryūzan enbō

Azumabashi kinryūzan enbō

Print shows a small boat approaching shore with view of waterfront buildings, temple, the Azuma Bridge, and Mount Fuji in the distance.

Tōto sukiyabashi

Tōto sukiyabashi

Print shows travelers and porters crossing the Sukiya Bridge, the waterfront with snow covered boats and buildings, and a view of Mount Fuji in the background.

Ohio

Ohio

Two broadside sketches of ships and buildings at dock, warehouses beyond.

Alassio. Corniche Route

Alassio. Corniche Route

View of Alassio, Italy in distance with beach in foreground and mountains in back.

Finale Marina. Carniche route

Finale Marina. Carniche route

Beach scene with town and mountains in background, Finale Ligure, Italy.

Dresden. Bruhlsche garten

Dresden. Bruhlsche garten

View from river's edge toward the Bruhlsche Terrasse.

Mentone

Mentone

View of Menton, France with bridge and river in foreground.

Avignon. Old Roman bridge. Pont Rompu

Avignon. Old Roman bridge. Pont Rompu

Bridge in background with shoreline and docked boats in foreground.

View of the Bosphorus

View of the Bosphorus

Photograph shows harbor, boats, and buildings on shore.

Views of Nice

Views of Nice

Panoramic view of Nice, France, including view of beach, sea wall, and buildings.

Natural bridge coast of Iceland near Portland Point

Natural bridge coast of Iceland near Portland Point

Drawing shows fishermen rowing in the choppy sea toward a natural bridge in the coastal rock near Portland Point in Iceland. There is no other sign of habitation. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, perhaps en rout... more

Belle Plain[s], Va., May 16, 1864, encampment of 2nd New York and 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery
[View of City Point, Va. from along shore of James River]

[View of City Point, Va. from along shore of James River]

A few buildings and ship masts, seen across mud flats.

Callao, after the fire of 15 August, 1868

Callao, after the fire of 15 August, 1868

Photograph shows firedamage on the wharf. People stand amidst the rubble; in foreground, boats and a pier.

Arica

Arica

Photograph shows passengers and cargo on the wharf at Arica, Chile (formerly Peru), with mountains in the background.

Palais de Beylerbey / G. Berggren.

Palais de Beylerbey / G. Berggren.

View of Beylerbey Sarayı (palace) from the Bosporus.

Vue de Bebek (Bosphore) / G. Berggren.

Vue de Bebek (Bosphore) / G. Berggren.

Aerial view of Bebek and the Bosporus.

On the coast of Florida / Harry Fenn ; R. Hinshelwood.

On the coast of Florida / Harry Fenn ; R. Hinshelwood.

Beach with palm trees and other vegetation.

[La Crosse, Wisc. 1873]

[La Crosse, Wisc. 1873]

Print showing La Crosse, Wisconsin from vantage point on the Mississippi River with the "Belle of La Crosse" steamboat at dock and a steam "Transfer Boat" the "Alex. McGregor" with two barges on the river, also... more

La Union, from the wharf / Illustrated by Muybridge, official photographer of the U.S. Government, San Francisco, California.

La Union, from the wharf / Illustrated by Muybridge, official photogra...

Three people on boat in foreground, military buildings and moutain in background at La Unión, El Salvador.

Philadelphia in the olden time / D.C.

Philadelphia in the olden time / D.C.

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Philadelphia from across the Delaware River, with pedestrians, carriages, horse-teams, and horseback riders in the foreground, as well as a horse-powered paddleboat taxi or ferr... more

Birds eye or balloon view of Rocky Point. Narragansett Bay, R.I.

Birds eye or balloon view of Rocky Point. Narragansett Bay, R.I.

Print shows a bird's-eye view of the waterfront at Rocky Point, Warwick, Rhode Island, with a large building, possibly a hotel, and pavilions on the grounds, and a steamboat named the "Bay Queen" taking on pass... more

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

[The 'Adam and Eve', Old Chelsea]

Print shows cancellation proof of a row of buildings, including the Adam and Eve pub and J. Johnson Coal Merchant, overlooking the boats on the Thames River.