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Fort Putnam, West Point

Fort Putnam, West Point

Illus. in: The Portfolio, 1811, v. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY West Point; Forts...; Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

Fort Clinton, West Point [N.Y.]

Fort Clinton, West Point [N.Y.]

Illus. in: The Portfolio, 1811, v. 5. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: NY West Point; Forts...; Rare Bk. Div.; Shelf.

Encampment at West Point

Encampment at West Point

Drawing shows tents pitched on the grounds of the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York. Title from item. Initialed in pencil. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 590 (DLC/PP-1995:141.590). Forms part ... more

[Cadets' monument at West Point]

[Cadets' monument at West Point]

Forms part of: John Rubens Smith Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibit loan 4105-L.

View from Fishkill looking to West Point / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

View from Fishkill looking to West Point / painted by W.G. Wall ; engr...

Print shows a view of the Hudson River from above Fishkill, New York, looking south along the Hudson River toward West Point. A sidewheel steamship heads south on the river, and a cowherd tends three cows at th... more

John Q. Adams, President of the United States T. Gimbrede Professor of drawing at West Point del. & sculp

John Q. Adams, President of the United States T. Gimbrede Professor of...

Print shows John Qincey Adams, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, with a short pillar pedestal in the foreground, on which rests a book and paper, and a chair labeled "U.S." with an ... more

Major Genl. A. Macomb / T. Sully pinxt ; on stone Childs direx.

Major Genl. A. Macomb / T. Sully pinxt ; on stone Childs direx.

Print shows Alexander Macomb, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, with arms folded across chest, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Painted by Thomas Sully in 1829 as Macomb assumed the positio... more

Approaching West Point, going down the Hudson, July 24, 1846

Approaching West Point, going down the Hudson, July 24, 1846

Drawing showing a boat traveling on the Hudson River and a view of the United States Military Academy at West Point in the distance. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). No. "5". Title from... more

Looking up the Hudson from West Point U.S. July 24th 1846

Looking up the Hudson from West Point U.S. July 24th 1846

Drawing showing sailboats on the Hudson River at West Point. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Alternate title inscribed in pencil on lower right. Inscribed in pencil on... more

Monterey, as seen from a house-top in the main plaza, to the west. October, 1846 D.P. Whiting del. Capt. 7th Inf. del. ; on stone by Chas. Fenderich

Monterey, as seen from a house-top in the main plaza, to the west. Oct...

Prints show a cityscape view from a rooftop, looking west, of the main plaza of Monterrey, Mexico, with soldiers and artillery stationed around the plaza, and with mountains in the background. Title from item. ... more

Valley towards Saltillo, from near the base of "Palace Hill," at Monterey sic (looking to the S. West) D.P. Whiting Capt. 7th Inf. ; on stone by C. Parsons

Valley towards Saltillo, from near the base of "Palace Hill," at Monte...

205 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Printed on lower right corner: [No. 3]. Inscribed in ink at bottom: 205. Deposited in the Clerk's Office for th... more

Monterey sic, from Independence Hill, in rear of the Bishop's Palace. As it appeared on 32d i.e., 23d September, 1846 (looking to the east) D.P. Whiting del., Capt. 7th Inf. ; on stone by F. Swinton

Monterey sic, from Independence Hill, in rear of the Bishop's Palace. ...

Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Inscribed in ink at bottom: 206. Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the So. Dist. of New York June 22, 1847. Includes a key with numbers ... more

West Point Hudson River

West Point Hudson River

Sketch shows West Point, New York from across the Hudson River. The United States Military Academy is in the distant hills above the river. Wallis was a British Commissioner from the Foreign Office to the Unite... more

Photograph of the solar eclipse of May 26, 1854, taken at West Point

Photograph of the solar eclipse of May 26, 1854, taken at West Point

Illus. in: Bartlett's photographs of solar eclipse of May 26, 1854, taken at West Point (New York, V. Prevost, 1854), no. 16.

Graduating song, class of 1855 / lith. of Sarony & Co., N.Y.

Graduating song, class of 1855 / lith. of Sarony & Co., N.Y.

Sheet music cover showing two West Point cadets standing by tree, with building and Hudson River in background. From drawing attributed to James McNeill Whistler.

Hon. Isaac Ingalls Stevens

Hon. Isaac Ingalls Stevens

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Born Mass 1818; Grad. West Point 1839; Engineer on staff of Gen. Scott in Mexico; Asst. Coast Survey; Gov. Wash Territory 53-57; M.C. 57-61; U.S.A. Col. of ... more

Erie Canal lock. Plan, elevation, and sections

Erie Canal lock. Plan, elevation, and sections

Drawn at West Point. 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 Brinkley. New York : Knopf, ... more

Map of the Springfield & Deep Run estates on the Coal Lands of the N. York & Richmond Coal Co, in Henrico Co. Virginia, their relative position to the city of Richmond with rail road connections &c.

Map of the Springfield & Deep Run estates on the Coal Lands of the N. ...

Outline map of southeastern Virginia showing railroad connections in Richmond, Petersburg, and West Point. Indicates the Lynchburgh canal. Scale ca. 1:320,000. From Report on the Property of the New York & Rich... more

U.S. steam frigate Mississippi passing Punta Tristao. N. west point of Madeira / Jas. Queen delt. ; P.S. Duval & Co's. lithy. Philada.

U.S. steam frigate Mississippi passing Punta Tristao. N. west point of...

Print shows the American side wheel steam frigate Mississippi on rough seas as it passes Tristram Point, Madeira. Title from item. Plate from: Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Se... more

Hon. Adelbert Ames of Miss

Hon. Adelbert Ames of Miss

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Sen. Ames. General in U.S. Army; Gov. Mississippi 187 - 1874; Born in Rockland, Me 1835; West Point 1861,... more

Capt. Charles Griffin, Commanded West Point Battery at Bull Run

Capt. Charles Griffin, Commanded West Point Battery at Bull Run

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information... more

U.S. Military Academy cadets

U.S. Military Academy cadets

Photograph showing a group portrait of cadets possibly from West Point. Title from item.

City Point, Cooking, West Point, Virginia

City Point, Cooking, West Point, Virginia

No. 2597. Title from item. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

George Lewis Gillespie, West Point cadet, in uniform

George Lewis Gillespie, West Point cadet, in uniform

Photograph shows identified cadet who enlisted into the 1st Regular Army Engineers Battalion as Second Lieutenant after graduation from West Point, was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel during the Civil War, and w... more

Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

Survey of Prince George Co., Virginia /

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. "Approved June 25th 1864 ... ." At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Col. J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engr. "... more

Survey of the western part of Chesterfield Co. Virginia /

Survey of the western part of Chesterfield Co. Virginia /

Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Blue-line print. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engine... more

Map of Culpeper, Madison and Rappahannock /

Map of Culpeper, Madison and Rappahannock /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj. Gen J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. Ge... more

Slow & steady wins the race

Slow & steady wins the race

Another variation on McClellan trying to straddle two horses. (See "Little Mac's Double Feat of Equitation," no. 1864-25.) The artist here predicts the victory of incumbent President Abraham Lincoln over his ri... more

Hudson River, from West-Point

Hudson River, from West-Point

Photograph shows landscape with a man sitting on a rock, looking toward the Hudson River, West Point, New York. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Card number: "No. 716." Gottheim colle... more

Ruins of Fort Putnam, West Point

Ruins of Fort Putnam, West Point

Photograph shows ruins of Fort Putnam, West Point, New York. Title from item (on back of card). Publisher attribution based on provenance. Card number: "635" Gottheim collection code: GNS 8. Forms part of the L... more

Gen. Wm. Tecumseh Sherman, U.S.A

Gen. Wm. Tecumseh Sherman, U.S.A

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: W.T. Sherman. Date based on three-button grouping of a Lieutenant General on Sherman's uniform with the r... more

General William T. Sherman, U.S.A

General William T. Sherman, U.S.A

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Date based on three-button grouping of a Lieutenant General on Sherman's uniform with the rank tabs of a General of the Army, indicating that the photograph... more

General Wm. T. Sherman, U.S.A

General Wm. T. Sherman, U.S.A

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Genl. Sherman; Wm. T. Sherman. Date based on three-button grouping of a Lieutenant General on Sherman's u... more

View on the Hudson - West Point

View on the Hudson - West Point

Print showing steamboats and sailboats on the Hudson River, people along the shore in the foreground, and West Point in the background. Title from item.

Private Louis H. Benz, chief bugler at West Point Military Academy, with his bugle Warren, phot

Private Louis H. Benz, chief bugler at West Point Military Academy, wi...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Medhurst & Co., North Liberty, Iowa, August 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photogr... more

View on the Hudson, near West Point, no. 1 Eglau ; H. Harring Chr

View on the Hudson, near West Point, no. 1 Eglau ; H. Harring Chr

Print shows a landscape view of a small homestead or farm with a view of the Hudson River through an opening in the trees. Four people have posed for the picture and two others are sitting off to the right, enj... more

View on the Hudson, near Catskill after Eglau ; chromo-lithographed and published by L. Prang & Co

View on the Hudson, near Catskill after Eglau ; chromo-lithographed an...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Prang, L. & Co. Title and statement of responsibility from publisher's label on back of print. Title on stone: On... more

The Hudson, from Cozzen's Hotel, West Point after Eglau

The Hudson, from Cozzen's Hotel, West Point after Eglau

Print shows a landscape view with Cozzen's Hotel at West Point, on a bluff, overlooking the Hudson River, New York, with a man and a woman sitting on rocks on the left below the hotel and sailboats and steamboa... more

Sunday afternoon on the West Point Road / Eglau.

Sunday afternoon on the West Point Road / Eglau.

Print shows travelers resting on a dirt road through a mountainous region with a distant view of a river or lake. D1757 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1... more

The "best friend," the first locomotive built in the United States for actual service on a railroad

The "best friend," the first locomotive built in the United States for...

Illustration showing people on first excursion trip of the South Carolina Railroad, 15th January 1831; it was built at the West Point Foundery Shops in New York City. Illus. in: The history of the first locomot... more

The Centennial. General view from George's Hill showing camp of West Point cadets

The Centennial. General view from George's Hill showing camp of West P...

Stereograph showing view over the fairgrounds, including a crowd watching exercises of the West Point cadets. Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, New York. No. 1016. Title from item.

Our Indian policy - one at a time - next!

Our Indian policy - one at a time - next!

Caricature showing Indians "West Point killers" shooting at U.S. Army soldier standing on rock "slaughter pen trap". Other soldiers are stationed at posts from 5 to 80 miles.

Ferry and West Point

Ferry and West Point

"W.H.J. Phot. Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04008. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

West Point from Storm King

West Point from Storm King

"W.H.J. Phot. Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04011. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

North from the battery, West Point

North from the battery, West Point

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Man by cannon at United States Military Academy. Negative taped to second sheet of glass. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 07871. Gift; Stat... more

The West Point outrage - the Court of Inquiry in session [with insert of head and shoulders portrait of Johnson C. Whittaker, a colored cadet who was assaulted]

The West Point outrage - the Court of Inquiry in session [with insert ...

Wood engraving after drawing by W.A. Rogers. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1880 May 1., p. 285. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Univ.; Educ., mili.; Courts; African... more

North from West Point

North from West Point

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898); title in catalog continues: from the batteries. View from United States Military Academy. Negative broken and taped to second sheet of... more

Major Alfred Mordecai, West Point, 1823 / F. Gutekunst, Philadelphia.

Major Alfred Mordecai, West Point, 1823 / F. Gutekunst, Philadelphia.

Print showing Alfred Mordecai, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Title from item.

North from the battery, West Point

North from the battery, West Point

Title and attribution to Jackson based on similarity to photo nos. 7870-7871 in Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). From United States Military Academy. Battery is part of United States Military Academy... more

Running the guantlet. Special course for colored cadets at West Point

Running the guantlet. Special course for colored cadets at West Point

Caricature showing African American man being beaten as he goes for commission. Color lithograph by J.A. Wales. Illus. in: Puck, 1880 April 21, cover, p. 105. Ref. copy may be in NEGROES IN THE MILITARY (Search... more

Headquarters, West Point

Headquarters, West Point

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). View at United States Military Academy. "7619" on negative. Negative taped to second sheet of glass. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 07872.... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Babbitt, 104 U.S. 767 (1882)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Babbitt, 104 U.S. 767 (1882)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 104; October Term, 1881; United States v. Babbitt

Cadet room

Cadet room

Cadet's room, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, class of 82. In album: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Class of 82, Edw. Burr, p. 69.

Light battery

Light battery

Cadets on horseback and with cannons, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, class of 82. In album: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, Class of 82, Edw. Burr, p. 55.

U.S. Grant / J. Keppler.

U.S. Grant / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows Ulysses S. Grant, bust portrait, facing slightly right, in oval with ribbon labeled with the places visited following his presidency; this portrait is surrounded by scenes showing Grant's bir... more

No more of those hideous monuments! / Gillam.

No more of those hideous monuments! / Gillam.

Illustration shows Puck grabbing the arm of Uncle Sam who is staring in dismay at statues labeled "Coggswell, W.H. Seward Madison Square, Admiral Dupont Washington D.C., Custer West Point, George Washington Uni... more

West Point / Andrew Melrose ; painted by Andrew Melrose.

West Point / Andrew Melrose ; painted by Andrew Melrose.

Print shows sailboats and steamboats on the Hudson River with West Point and the Hudson Highlands in the background. Title from item. Caption continues: On account of its celebrated military school, historic as... more

[West Point: Cadets marching to dinner]

[West Point: Cadets marching to dinner]

Copyright by Seneca Ray Stoddard, Glens Falls, N.Y. No. 142. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Military education; Universities; New York West Point; Shelf.

West Point. Embryo Cavalry

West Point. Embryo Cavalry

Cadets exercising on long horse. Photo copyrighted by S.R. Stoddard, Glens Falls, N.Y. No. 147. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Military education U.S. 1889; ... more

West Point, The Area. "Walking extras." Cadets walking disciplinary drills in inner court drill field, 1889

West Point, The Area. "Walking extras." Cadets walking disciplinary dr...

Photo by S.R. Stoddard. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

West Point. Road to South Dock

West Point. Road to South Dock

Photoprint copyrighted by S.R. Stoddard, Glens Falls, N.Y. No. 101. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Roads; Geogr.

West Point. Grand Hall. Returning from breakfast. U.S. Military Academy, 1889

West Point. Grand Hall. Returning from breakfast. U.S. Military Academ...

Photo by S.R. Stoddard. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[West Point: Cadets' room in barracks]

[West Point: Cadets' room in barracks]

Copyright by Seneca Ray Stoddard, Glens Falls, N.Y. No. 110. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Military education; Universities; New York West Point; Shelf.

West Point, N.Y., camp of cadets

West Point, N.Y., camp of cadets

Title from jacket. "2660" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 33984; devised by cataloger. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Ferry at West Point, N.Y.

Ferry at West Point, N.Y.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032095. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

West Point from Eagles' Rest

West Point from Eagles' Rest

"W.H. Jackson & Co., Denver." and "01516" on negative. Commissioned by New York Central Railroad, June-July, 1890. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 01516. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

North from West Point

North from West Point

The Hudson river from West Point. Side-wheeler "McDonald" towing sailboats. Listed in Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). "W.H. Jackson and Co., Phot. Denver, Colo." Commissioned by New York Central Rai... more

West Point, N.Y., battalion passing in review

West Point, N.Y., battalion passing in review

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 33973; supplied by cataloger. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

West Shore station, West Point

West Shore station, West Point

"7614" on negative. Possibly at United States Military Academy. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 30740. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

North from West Point

North from West Point

Sidewheeler McDonald towing sailing ships. Listed in Detroit Publishing Co. negative log as no. C-6058. Probably published as a single plate and as a center section of a three-part panorama, Det. Pub. Co. no. 6... more

West Point ferry, the Highlander

West Point ferry, the Highlander

Negative broken and taped to second sheet of glass. "7613" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 30739. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Cadet days, a story of West Point by Capt. Charles King U.S.A., illustrated / Edward Penfield.

Cadet days, a story of West Point by Capt. Charles King U.S.A., illust...

Poster shows two women looking at a line of cadets. Title from item.

Battle Monument, West Point, N.Y.

Battle Monument, West Point, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "789" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 032554. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

View of Hudson River at West Point

View of Hudson River at West Point

Title from item. No. 293.

Hudson River, from West Point, N. Y

Hudson River, from West Point, N. Y

Title from item. No. 369.

West Point, from Fort Putnam

West Point, from Fort Putnam

Title from item. No. 244.

View Hudson River from West Point

View Hudson River from West Point

Title from item. No. 194

West Point cadets, Dewey Land Parade

West Point cadets, Dewey Land Parade

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 021204. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

N.Y.C. - Riverside Drive - West Point Corps of Cadets marching in Dewey Parade; ships in Hudson R. in bg

N.Y.C. - Riverside Drive - West Point Corps of Cadets marching in Dewe...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: US History War of 1898; PI; NY NYC Streets; NY NYC Misc. 1899; Parades; Univ. & C... more

West Point Cadet Camp Sentry

West Point Cadet Camp Sentry

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Yale vs. West Point Oct. 17, '08 - A Scrimmage

Yale vs. West Point Oct. 17, '08 - A Scrimmage

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is availabl... more

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