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[Map of part of central Washington D.C. to the east of the White House].

[Map of part of central Washington D.C. to the east of the White House...

Covers area bounded by K St., 3rd St., Constitution Av., 15th St., New York Av., and Vermont Av. N.W. Shows unidentified districts, block numbers, and some block dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-... more

Rough survey map of the White House and grounds, Washington D.C.

Rough survey map of the White House and grounds, Washington D.C.

Shows White House and Treasury buildings and grounds in the condition of 1808 or later. Title devised by cataloger. Note in upper right corner: 8 courses from Treasury to Front in [word unclear] including W. wa... more

North front of the President's house etched by W.I. Stone, Washn

North front of the President's house etched by W.I. Stone, Washn

Print shows an exterior view of the north front of the White House. Title from item. Printed at bottom: Engraved for the National Calendar 1822. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library o... more

North front of the President's house / etched by W.I Stone, Washn.

North front of the President's house / etched by W.I Stone, Washn.

Print shows an exterior view of the north front of the White House.

Mary Abigail Fillmore, hostess for President Fillmore at White House

Mary Abigail Fillmore, hostess for President Fillmore at White House

Photograph showing Mary Fillmore, head-and-shoulder portrait, facing front. Title from item. Photo of portrait.

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington /

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washi...

Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title:... more

The "White House" view in Washington.

The "White House" view in Washington.

Engraving showing a busy street filled with pedestrians and carriages in front of the Willard's City Hotel; the White House positioned on left side of hotel. On verso: Willard's City Hotel. Engraving in LOT 438... more

Plat of proposed carriage road and other improvements south of the President's House : agreeably to plan of A.J. Downing for improvement of said roads & grounds

Plat of proposed carriage road and other improvements south of the Pre...

"3d day of October 1854." Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes notes and computations. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

White House (South front, or rear).

White House (South front, or rear).

Photograph shows White House with attached conservatory. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Purchase; 1984; (D... more

President's stables (White House in the background).

President's stables (White House in the background).

Photograph shows two men and a horse at stables adjacent to White House. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Pu... more

White House, S. front

White House, S. front

Photograph shows view to northwest showing west side and south porch. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 133. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2, White House.

A Presidential reception at the White House, Washington

A Presidential reception at the White House, Washington

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1858 March 13, p. 168.

Indians at White House during the Civil War, Washington, D.C.

Indians at White House during the Civil War, Washington, D.C.

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, ... more

Zero Milestone and South Portico of the White House, Washington, D.C

Zero Milestone and South Portico of the White House, Washington, D.C

Title from item. No. 57. Stereoscopic Views of Washington, City.

White House, East Room

White House, East Room

Title devised by LC Staff. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. General information about the B... more

The White House

The White House

On mount: Washington, D.C. Title from item.

White House to Harrisons Landing

White House to Harrisons Landing

Annonymous pen and ink manuscript map traced on linen from a portion of: White House to Harrisons Landing. Prepared by Capt. H.L. Abbot, topographical engineer, Army of the Potomac. Shows fortifications, towns,... more

Front of the White House, Washington

Front of the White House, Washington

Faint sketches of women strolling, upper left. Title inscribed lower right. Inscribed and partially erased lower right: Outside of White House [....] coaches will send sketches Take [....] as this may be usef... more

White House interior, Old Green Room (1st interior photo?) President's study

White House interior, Old Green Room (1st interior photo?) President's...

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

[The White House, Washington, D.C.] / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by J.C. Buttre N.Y.

[The White House, Washington, D.C.] / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by...

Print shows a view of the north portico of the White House from the northeast, Washington, D.C. Title devised by Library staff.

White House, earliest sic known view (made in 1860's)

White House, earliest sic known view (made in 1860's)

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Item no. 331. Horan item No. 16. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. C... more

Temporary bridge across Pamunkey River, Va., near White House Landing

Temporary bridge across Pamunkey River, Va., near White House Landing

No. B1270. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B405. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B1181. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B134. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Virginia. Michigan & Pennsylvania Relief Association camp

White House Landing, Virginia. Michigan & Pennsylvania Relief Associat...

Caption from negative sleeve: Michigan & Pa. Relief Association at White House Landing. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172 and LOT 4188. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Print... more

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B454. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Saint Peter's Church near White House, Va. Church in which Gen. Washington was married

Saint Peter's Church near White House, Va. Church in which Gen. Washin...

Photograph shows a group of Union Soldiers with supplies on the church lawn in New Kent County, Virginia. No. B471. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 1, p. 297". Original negative in Nationa... more

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B1265. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing

White House Landing

Part of Brady-Handy Collection. Title from item.

Sanitary Commission tent, White House Landing, Va.

Sanitary Commission tent, White House Landing, Va.

No. B292. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B362. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Steamship Planter, White House Landing, Pamunkey River

Steamship Planter, White House Landing, Pamunkey River

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Va.

No. B412. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Williamsburg to White House /

Williamsburg to White House /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, and drainage. Principle rivers are hand colored in blue. "Photographic reduction by L.E. Walker, Treasury De... more

White House to Harrisons Landing /

White House to Harrisons Landing /

Scale ca. 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 594 At head of title: Campaign map, Army of the Potomac, map no 3. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainag... more

Williamsburg to White House

Williamsburg to White House

"Julius Bien & Co., photo lith., N.Y." Description derived from published bibliography. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. This item is... more

Scene of the present terrible conflict in front of Richmond. Positions formerly held by our right wing-Mechanicsville, White House, Meadows Bridge, Gaines' House, Dispatch and Tunstall's Station's-The Pamunkey River still commanded by our gunboats-Fort Darling menaced by the Union fleet-James River our present base of operations, and forming our means of communication for supplies

Scene of the present terrible conflict in front of Richmond. Positions...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.65 From the Philadelphia Inquirer, Tuesday, July 1, 1862. p. 1. Map of the area east of Richmond showing Union headquarters on the Chickahominy near Bottoms Bri... more

The grand [Lincoln] presidential party at the White House, Washington, D.C. February 6th [1862]

The grand [Lincoln] presidential party at the White House, Washington,...

Reference copies may be available in Pres. File - Lincoln Misc. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1862 February 22), p. 216-17. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Capti... more

Williamsburg to White House /

Williamsburg to White House /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, and drainage. "Julius Bien & Co. Photo Lith. N.Y." Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil... more

Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 1. General Correspondence. 1833-1916: William B. Franklin to Thomas A. Scott, Friday, January 10, 1862 (Telegram reporting when he will arrive at White House)

Abraham Lincoln papers: Series 1. General Correspondence. 1833-1916: W...

Telegram reporting when he will arrive at White House

White House to Harrisons Landing /

White House to Harrisons Landing /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage. At head of title: "Campaign map, Army of the Potomac, map no. 3." Description derived f... more

White House to Harrisons Landing

White House to Harrisons Landing

Description derived from published bibliography. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. This item is in the Map Collection of th... more

White House to Harrisons Landing /

White House to Harrisons Landing /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, railroads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage. At head of title: "Campaign maps, Army of the Potomac, map no. 3." "Photographic reduct... more

Williamsburg to White House /

Williamsburg to White House /

Scale ca. 1:63,630. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 596 At head of title: Campaign maps, Army of the Potomac, map no. 2. Shows fortifications, towns, roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and re... more

At the White House, and breaking up the comissariat depot on the Pamunky River - departure of the Union flotilla for the James River

At the White House, and breaking up the comissariat depot on the Pamun...

Steamboats on river; Union commissariat depot at White House landing burning in background. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 July 26, p. 285.

The White House at Washington

The White House at Washington

Photograph shows a rear view of the White House, with covered structure on lawn, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GDC 14 Forms part of the L... more

Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House 1865

Grand reception of the notabilities of the nation, at the White House ...

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "10517". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at... more

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand she used in the White House while President Lincoln posed for her

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand s...

Vinnie Ream, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, next to bust of Lincoln. Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States /... more

White-house review

White-house review

Title inscribed lower right. Inscribed above image: Tents of light artillery; Maj. Gen Andrews and staff. Inscribed within image as indicators: White smoke; All grass. Inscribed lower left. Figures larger to be... more

Panorama of Washington, D.C., 1865 showing White House & Treasury Building

Panorama of Washington, D.C., 1865 showing White House & Treasury Buil...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Copy neg. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Photo Company collection is ... more

The White House

The White House

Photograph shows a rear view of the White House, with covered structure on lawn, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GDC 15 Forms part of the L... more

President Lincoln's funeral--servic[es in t]he White House, April 19, 1865

President Lincoln's funeral--servic[es in t]he White House, April 19, ...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1865 May 6, p. 280-281.

President Andrew Johnson pardoning Rebels at the White House / sketched by Mr. Stanley Fox.  Andrew Johnson's tailor-shop in Greenville, Tennessee / photographed by J.B. Reef.

President Andrew Johnson pardoning Rebels at the White House / sketche...

Print showing title page of the Saturday October 14th issue with large illustration of President Johnson pardoning the Rebels after the Civil War and a smaller illustration of Johnson's tailor shop in Tennessee... more

The White House at Washington

The White House at Washington

Photograph shows a rear view of the White House, with covered structure on lawn, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GDC 15A Forms part of the ... more

The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet / painted by F.B. Carpenter ; engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet ...

Print shows a reenactment of Abraham Lincoln signing the Emancipation Proclamation on July 22, 1862, painted by Francis B. Carpenter at the White House in 1864. Depicted, from left to right are: Edwin M. Stanto... more

Washington's reception at the White House, 1776 / Geo Spohni.

Washington's reception at the White House, 1776 / Geo Spohni.

Print showing George and Martha Washington among crowd at reception. Title from item. Caption continues: Respectfully dedicated to the people of the United States by the Publisher. Entered according to act of C... more

President's Library in the White House. Washington. D.C

President's Library in the White House. Washington. D.C

On mount: Descriptive views of American continent. No. 25. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Green Room, White House, Washington, D.C

Green Room, White House, Washington, D.C

Sold only by Canvassers. Title from item.

New York City - St. John's guild - the ladies of the society, at their Monday evening sewing circle, making garments for the poor. Washington, D.C. - present condition of the Washington Monument, on the baseball ground, near the White House sketched by Frank Schell

New York City - St. John's guild - the ladies of the society, at their...

2 illustrations in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 Dec. 12, p. 233.

Washington, D.C. - present condition of the Washington Monument, on the baseball ground, near the White House / sketched by Frank Schell.

Washington, D.C. - present condition of the Washington Monument, on th...

Print shows the incomplete Monument, with sailing boats in foreground; possibly Tiber Creek. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 Dec. 12, p. 233.

The Wedding at the White House. The ceremony in the East Room--Rev. Dr. Tiffany declaring Mr. A.C.F. Sartoris and Miss Nellie Grant husband and wife / sketched by our special artist, Mr. Harry Ogden.

The Wedding at the White House. The ceremony in the East Room--Rev. Dr...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 June 6, cover, p. 193.

The White House, Washington, D.C. / photographed by L.E. Walker.

The White House, Washington, D.C. / photographed by L.E. Walker.

The White House with horse-drawn carriages in front. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 21, no. 1055 (1877 March 17), p. 205.

Reservation no. 1 : White House grounds, Washington D.C.

Reservation no. 1 : White House grounds, Washington D.C.

Shows buildings, plantings, and the Ellipse. "Office of the Chief of Engineers, Washington, D.C., September 29, 1844. Approved, AAHumphreys, Brig. Genl.[?] Chri[...?]." "Office Public Buildings & Grounds, Washi... more

Washington D.C. - White House - 1877

Washington D.C. - White House - 1877

Print shows many horse-drawn carriages on the driveway leading to the north portico entrance of the White House, during winter with snow on the trees and bushes. Title from item. Printed on lower left corner: C... more

Presidents Park, Reservation no. 1 : Washington D.C.

Presidents Park, Reservation no. 1 : Washington D.C.

Shows buildings plantings, drives, telephone and electric light cables, water pipes, hydrants, etc. Handwritten in title box of original: 1878? Edge sections of original map not covered by photocopy. At lower r... more

D.B. Hill approaching White House to apply for "girl wanted"

D.B. Hill approaching White House to apply for "girl wanted"

Title devised by cataloger. No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860224.

The White House / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by J.C. Buttre N.Y.

The White House / photo. by G.D. Wakely ; eng'd by J.C. Buttre N.Y.

Print shows a view of the north portico of the White House from the northeast, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Title and statements of responsibility are inscribed in pencil. Stamped in lower right corner: Ma... more

From the log cabin to the White House, James A. Garfield

From the log cabin to the White House, James A. Garfield

1904 U.S. Copyright Office. 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, 2005-2... more

Another president who had a rise in the world--"From the toe-path to the White House" / F. Opper.

Another president who had a rise in the world--"From the toe-path to t...

Page of Puck magazine with cartoon showing Chester Arthur kicked out of the New York Custom House, by man holding paper "charges," in front of sign pointing to Washington. Illus. in: Puck, 1881 Oct. 19, p. 101.

Removing the President (Garfield) from the White House

Removing the President (Garfield) from the White House

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1881 Sept. 17. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

New Jersey--The removal of President Garfield, with his physicians and attendants, from the White House to the Francklyn cottage, at Elberon by the sea, September 6th / from sketches by a staff artist.

New Jersey--The removal of President Garfield, with his physicians and...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1881 Sept. 24, p. 56-57.

The death of President Garfield. Sketches taken during the illness: (1) the sick chamber at the White House; (2) night-watch outside...; (3) outside the office of the New York Herald - reading the official bulletins

The death of President Garfield. Sketches taken during the illness: (1...

3 wood engr. from The Graphic, 1881 Sept., p. 317. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Rushing the season / J. Keppler.

Rushing the season / J. Keppler.

Print shows the interior of the "Political Hot House" where many plants with the heads of politicians are potted and labeled with botanical names, for example "Butleria Cockeya", "McVeaghia No Chancea", "Tilden... more

President's mansion, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

President's mansion, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

Frontal view of the White House, lawn and fountain in foreground.

The inauguration - night scene near the White House / Drawn by T. de Thulstrup and Charles Graham.

The inauguration - night scene near the White House / Drawn by T. de T...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 29, 1885 March 14, p. 165. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Cleveland, Grover Inauguration, 1885.

Barred out from the promised land / Gillam.

Barred out from the promised land / Gillam.

Illustration shows a group of Tammany "Ward" workers and men identified as "J.R. McLean, Grady, H.O. Thompson, Spinola, [Alexander V.] Davidson, H. McLaughlin, [and a] Chicago Boss", along with Charles A. Dana ... more

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother's kiss / from a sketch by C. Bunnell.

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother...

Wedding of Grover Cleveland, with Mrs. Grover Cleveland receiving kiss from her mother. Cover Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1886 June 12, p. 257.

Where the Big Bostonian would be extremely useful--as "bouncer"-in-waiting at the White House

Where the Big Bostonian would be extremely useful--as "bouncer"-in-wai...

Man seated at desk possibly Grover Cleveland; "Old Jacksonian, C.O.D. Patriot" on bag; "Jenkins" on papers in coat pocket. Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0029). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Li... more

[White House office, Washington, D.C.]

[White House office, Washington, D.C.]

Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-J698-81345.

Shaking hands with the President, March 5th, 1889, Washington, D.C.

Shaking hands with the President, March 5th, 1889, Washington, D.C.

Exterior view of the White House with children playing, two horse drawn carriages, etc. 14070 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 5050.

White House, Conservatory

White House, Conservatory

Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). LC-J698-81320.

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