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Topic: wells

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The gig / Wells del.

The gig / Wells del.

Print shows two British sailors waving banners labeled "Rodney," one smokes a long clay pipe, between them is a Dutchman, his hands behind his back, sitting in the bottom portion of a toy top, he says, "Mine he... more

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

Small talk for the benefit of the Wells / designed by Shortskirts ; executed by Boys.

Small talk for the benefit of the Wells / designed by Shortskirts ; ex...

Print shows a man wearing a mortar board and gown standing on the left expressing concern, "Oh dear - damnation! - what will become of my poor NEDDY." Another man, possibly Edmund Burke, labeled "Fop", is strik... more

A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the rock on Point Levi, by Wm. Peachy Octr. 23d, 1784 / engraved by J. Wells.

A view of the city of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken from the ro...

Print shows ship in the foreground with the city of Québec in the distance.

St. James's volunteers firing at a target at Kilburn Wells

St. James's volunteers firing at a target at Kilburn Wells

Print shows British soldiers shooting at a target with Napoleon's picture on it; he wears an oversized hat and carries a large sword. Title from item. Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library... more

Yuki no ashita

Yuki no ashita

Print shows an upper class woman standing near a well and two women, possibly servants, getting water at the well. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists... more

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

A transfer / drawn by S. Prout ; R. Ackermann's lithogy.

Print shows a crude wooden structure raised above the ground with a harbor in the background; possibly a well with a lever, rope, and buckets. Title from item. Former call number: PR 06 CN 800

Attention!! Whigs! Democrats! and Conservatives!!! All who want to put their horses in a good English grass pasture, can be accommodated by applying to the subscriber in Upper Alton ... L. S. Wells. [Upper Alton, Ill] [1840?].

Attention!! Whigs! Democrats! and Conservatives!!! All who want to put...

Campaign.; Imprint 2. 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 16, Folder 33.

Wells, Miller, and Provost's Compound Extract of Blackberry

Wells, Miller, and Provost's Compound Extract of Blackberry

LOT subdivision subject: Bible-Picture illustrations, etc. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Copyright by Wells, Miller and Provost.

Traveler greeting two women at a well

Traveler greeting two women at a well

Drawing shows a bearded traveler wearing flowing robes, offering a neckless to a woman standing next to a well; another woman is leaning over the well to get the bucket to draw water; there are several sheep, t... more

Circular to the trade. Now ready, the battles of the Crimea ... Published by G. S. Wells, 140 Nassau Street. N. Y. [n. d.].

Circular to the trade. Now ready, the battles of the Crimea ... Publis...

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 134, Folder 26.

Incident in Cherry Valley - fate of Jane Wells / from the original picture by A. Chappel ... ; Thomas Phillibrown, engraver.

Incident in Cherry Valley - fate of Jane Wells / from the original pic...

Jane Wells is pleading for her life, and a man attempts to protect her from an Indian who is about to kill her. House behind them is being burned by Loyalists and Indians led by Major Walter Butler and Mohawk C... more

Wells, with ornamental ironwork, Hennebon (p. 187.)

Wells, with ornamental ironwork, Hennebon (p. 187.)

Published with: Jephson, J. M. Narrative of a walking tour in Brittany by John Mounteney Jephson, F.S.A. ; accompanied by notes of a photographic expedition by Lovell Reeve, F.L.S., no. 51. Title from item.

Constantine. Maures / ND.

Constantine. Maures / ND.

Two men and child at a well(?) in courtyard, Constantine, Algeria. Title from item. No. 153.

$200 reward! The sum of two hundred dollars will be paid for the arrest and return of William Wells, who escaped from the U. S. Penitentiary December 26, 1860 ... C. P. Sengstack, warden. [Washington, D. C. 1860].

$200 reward! The sum of two hundred dollars will be paid for the arres...

Reward. 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 204, Folder 6.

Well

Well

Soldier drawing water from mountain top well. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-81. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.845) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Córdoba. Plaza del Triunfo y vista exterior de la Mezquita / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Córdoba. Plaza del Triunfo y vista exterior de la Mezquita / J. Lauren...

View of the plaza, showing well and exterior view of the cathedral (la Mezquita).

Toledo. Pozo árabe del convento de San Pedro mártir / J. Laurent. Madrid.

Toledo. Pozo árabe del convento de San Pedro mártir / J. Laurent. Madr...

Courtyard in the convent San Pedro mártir with well in foreground.

[Joab's Well] / P. Bergheim.

[Joab's Well] / P. Bergheim.

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 114. "No. 29" written in image.

Wells
[Captain Ebenezer T. Wells, Union officer, bust portrait, facing front]

[Captain Ebenezer T. Wells, Union officer, bust portrait, facing front...

Title devised by Library staff. In: Adolph Metzner photograph album ..., no. 9. Color laser copy reference surrogate, showing front and back of photo, filed with finding aids for LOT 8751 in P&P Reading Room.

Bv't Brig. Gen. H.H. Wells

Bv't Brig. Gen. H.H. Wells

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right.

Col. G.D. Wells, 34th Mass. Inf'y

Col. G.D. Wells, 34th Mass. Inf'y

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

Secesh Gun, Fort Welles [i.e., Wells], Hilton Head, S.C.

Secesh Gun, Fort Welles [i.e., Wells], Hilton Head, S.C.

Photograph shows a cannon at Fort Wells, two Union soldiers appear to the left and right of the gun. Title is inscribed in ink on the bottom of the mount. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: M22. Purchase; Wi... more

Comrades will all remember how we made a rush for the old well to fill our canteens, when on the march. This is the way it was

Comrades will all remember how we made a rush for the old well to fill...

Stereograph showing soldiers lining up to fill their canteens at a well, which is protected by canvas, near Fredericksburg, Virginia. A group of African Americans seated on horses or on the ground, wait nearby.

Wells Fargo & Co.'s Express Office, Carson St., Carson City

Wells Fargo & Co.'s Express Office, Carson St., Carson City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 698. LOT subdivision subject: Nevada Cities and Towns. This record contains unverified data from o... more

Pioneer Stage leaving Wells, Fargo & Co.'s.  C Street, Virginia City

Pioneer Stage leaving Wells, Fargo & Co.'s. C Street, Virginia City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 710. LOT subdivision subject: Virginia City, Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from... more

Shadoof[?] puits à roue en Egypte / Bonfils.

Shadoof[?] puits à roue en Egypte / Bonfils.

Man and cow standing near a shadoof, a mechanism used for irrigation.

Map of the Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 66, 67, 1868 from Missouri River to Humboldt Wells, G.M. Dodge, Chief Engineer.

Map of the Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 66, 67, 18...

Topographical strip map between Council Bluffs, Iowa, to west of Great Salt Lake, Utah, showing located and experimental lines and profile of grades. Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 592 Description derived... more

The Great fire at Chicago. Scene in Wells Street - the terrified populace in front of the Briggs House, which has just caught fire / from a sketch by our special artist.
[The wells of the tannery in Beykoz]

[The wells of the tannery in Beykoz]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 6. No. 26. In album: Police stations and other buildings, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II C... more

"Old Yankee home"

"Old Yankee home"

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Gibson & Co., copyright... more

Mount Pleasant (S.P. Browns suburban subdivision) : [part of N.W. Washington D.C.].

Mount Pleasant (S.P. Browns suburban subdivision) : [part of N.W. Wash...

Cadastral map showing buildings, privies, wells, and cisterns. At top: Diagram H. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 49 1. LC copy faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

"Nebraska Gothic," the John Curry sod house near West Union, Nebraska

"Nebraska Gothic," the John Curry sod house near West Union, Nebraska

summary: Note: A "deep well" outfit. An article by Wanda Corn entitled "The painting that became a symbol of a nation's spirit" (on file) notes the influence of this photograph and others on Grant Woods' "Ame... more

Old William Marsh homestead near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Nebraska

Old William Marsh homestead near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Neb...

summary: Photographer's caption "[This homestead] now owned by G.W. Butcher at Genet post office. Mr. Butcher now has large frame buildings on the land and fitted up for stock farm," Note the gothic spires ma... more

J.L. Cobb house, Jefferson, Custer County, Nebraska

J.L. Cobb house, Jefferson, Custer County, Nebraska

summary: A note on the print states: "His grandfather, Rawson, near well. T.J. Butcher at end of house. " original size: 6x8

Charles Chapman, Custer County, Nebraska.

Charles Chapman, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: "Charles Chapman, identified by Deputy Sheriff C.M. Thompson of Broken Bow. Chapman sits next to old man and shot and killed a man for stealing chickens from this house." Identified October 20 or 24,... more

Jean Marsh, West Union, Custer County, Nebraska.

Jean Marsh, West Union, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the construction of the barn in the distance. original size: 6x8

Mort Burger, near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Nebraska.

Mort Burger, near Genet Post Office, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note the corn growing on the roof original size: 6x8

Oberne Hosick and Co. hard-water soap. Chicago, Ill.

Oberne Hosick and Co. hard-water soap. Chicago, Ill.

Advertisement for Oberne Hosick & Co. soap, showing a woman at a well, using soap in a tub with a washboard. The Krebs Lith. Co., Cin., O. Title from item.

Pfrehm Family Home, North part of Custer County, Nebraska.

Pfrehm Family Home, North part of Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Henry Pfrehm home in north Custer County, 188?. Identified by James P. Murray of Sargent and J.F. Shafer of Lincoln, Nebraska. Note the portrait photographs on the table. original size: 6x8

"A Day on the Farm."  East Custer County, Nebraska.

"A Day on the Farm." East Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note the wind-blown dust in the background. original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: A well is being dug to the left of the image original size: 6x8

A.H. Pernie, Custer County, near Lone Tree, Nebraska.

A.H. Pernie, Custer County, near Lone Tree, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Prominent early settler. original size: 6x8

James Scott, near Westerville, Nebraska.

James Scott, near Westerville, Nebraska.

summary: Please note that Mr. Scott is wearing a badge, indicating he is some sort of law enforcement officer. original size: 6x8

Mr. Geezman, Custer County, Nebraska.

Mr. Geezman, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: The large cylindrical structure in the background is a homemade horizontal windmill. See additional information original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

"The Latest and Greatest..." North Custer County, Nebraska.

"The Latest and Greatest..." North Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: The title of this photograph appears to refer to the machinery in the foreground. original size: 6x8

Sam Wagoner, Douglas Grove, Custer County, Nebraska.

Sam Wagoner, Douglas Grove, Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: One of the first settlers at Douglas Grove and an old hunter, he used to supply the pioneers with venison. original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Note: A pregnant woman appears in this picture. original size: 6x8

Custer County, Nebraska.

Custer County, Nebraska.

original size: 6x8

"With Our Crop." East Custer County, Nebraska.

"With Our Crop." East Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the construction and style of the buildings shown. Also note the cart and wagon parts near the distant building. original size: 6x8

"Another Long Hot Day" Northeast Custer County, Nebraska.

"Another Long Hot Day" Northeast Custer County, Nebraska.

summary: Please note the girl holding a lunch pail. original size: 6x8