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Gizeh Pyramids and Sphinx

Pyramid of Cheops, Pyramid of Khafre, Pyramid of Menkaure, and the Great SphinxCreated by: PICRYLDated: 2016
De Sphinx en een van de piramides van Gizeh
Egypt pyramids complex consists of Great Pyramid of Giza (also known as the Pyramid of Cheops or Khufu and constructed c. 2560–2540 BC), the smaller Pyramid of Khafre (or Chephren) a few hundred meters to the south-west, and the relatively modest-sized Pyramid of Menkaure (or Mykerinos) a few hundred meters farther south-west, and the Great Sphinx that lies on the east side of the complex..
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Great pyramid of Ghizeh

Great pyramid of Ghizeh

Print shows the Great Pyramid of Jīzah with many stones scattered about the landscape, with a small group of travelers on the lower left center, some with camels, one on horseback. They may have stopped to eat... more

Sphinx from "The modern History and Condition of Egypt, its climate, diseases, and capabilities, etc., exhibited in a personal narrative of travels in that country"

Sphinx from "The modern History and Condition of Egypt, its climate, d...

This image has been taken from scan 000316 from volume 02 of "The modern History and Condition of Egypt, its climate, diseases, and capabilities, etc., exhibited in a personal narrative of travels in that count... more

View on the Nile--ferry to Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

View on the Nile--ferry to Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 30.

Approach of the simoom--desert of Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Approach of the simoom--desert of Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 28.

The Great Sphinx, pyramids of Girzeh / David Roberts, R.A.

The Great Sphinx, pyramids of Girzeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 17.

'The Pyramids of Sakkarah from the North East'.

'The Pyramids of Sakkarah from the North East'.

Francis Frith..1858..Accession no. PGP R 175.7.Medium Albumen print.Size 36.50 x 49.30 cm.Credit Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell, 1985..For more information please select here ( http://... more

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx

Francis Frith..1858..Accession no. PGP R 175.16.Medium Albumen print.Size 38.50 x 49.50 cm.Credit Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell 1985..For more information please select here ( http://... more

The Great Pyramid, from the plain

The Great Pyramid, from the plain

Photo by Francis Frith. Illus. in: Francis Frith, Egypt, Sinai and Palestine. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: P&P Case; Photog. I.; Egypt...; Geogr.; Shelf.

[Three women and a man in western attire, seated on camels, several local men stand before the camels holding the reins, a pyramid and the sphinx in background]

[Three women and a man in western attire, seated on camels, several lo...

Title devised by library staff. on verso mount: ?Democh family of D.C. or ?Francis G. Childs family of D.C.

Pyramides de Ghyzéh, Vue Générale

Pyramides de Ghyzéh, Vue Générale

Artist: W. Hammerschmidt.Artist Bio: German, d. 1869.Creation Date: c. 1860.Print Date: 1860.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Museum purchase ... more

[Granite piers in the Valley Temple of Mycerinus, Giza, Egypt]

[Granite piers in the Valley Temple of Mycerinus, Giza, Egypt]

Title on item: "Street scene." Devised title provided by W. Peck, 2005.

Cairo. Great Pyramid of Cheops

Cairo. Great Pyramid of Cheops

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 159

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx, [Gezeh, Egypt]

The Great Pyramid and the Sphinx, [Gezeh, Egypt]

Photo by Francis Frith. Illus. in: Francis Frith, Lower Egypt and Thebes. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Egypt Pyr & Sphynx.

[The Sphinx] / Bonfils.

[The Sphinx] / Bonfils.

Title devised by Library staff. No. 119.

map from "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of January, February, March, and April, A.D. 1865; with a discussion of the facts ascertained ... With illustrations, etc"

map from "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of Janu...

This image has been taken from scan 000031 from volume 01 of "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of January, February, March, and April, A.D. 1865; with a discussion of the facts ascertained .... more

map from "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of January, February, March, and April, A.D. 1865; with a discussion of the facts ascertained ... With illustrations, etc"

map from "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of Janu...

This image has been taken from scan 000030 from volume 01 of "Life and Work at the great Pyramid during the months of January, February, March, and April, A.D. 1865; with a discussion of the facts ascertained .... more

a climb up a pyramid from "The Picture Gallery of the Nations"

a climb up a pyramid from "The Picture Gallery of the Nations"

This image has been taken from scan 000187 from "The Picture Gallery of the Nations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

Cairo, [Egypt]. Ascension of Great Pyramid

Cairo, [Egypt]. Ascension of Great Pyramid

On p. 83. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Pyramids.

Egypt, Arabia Petræa, and Southeastern Turkey : pyramid plateau, Cyprus and the delta /

Egypt, Arabia Petræa, and Southeastern Turkey : pyramid plateau, Cypru...

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

[Village and palm trees by a lake with a pyramid in the distance, before 1923, Egypt. Camel and native in foregrd.]

[Village and palm trees by a lake with a pyramid in the distance, befo...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Photograph by Publishers Photo Service. Caption ... more

[Resting Bedouins and the Grand Pyramid, Cairo, Egypt]

[Resting Bedouins and the Grand Pyramid, Cairo, Egypt]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "2145." Print mounted on back of LOT 14184, no. 604. Item removed from FOREIGN ... more

The Sphinx, Egypt

The Sphinx, Egypt

Title from caption card and item. Caption on mount: "The head of the Sphinx would fill a large school room." LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Sphinx of Gizeh

Sphinx of Gizeh

Photogravure copyrighted by Cosmos. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf. Egypt Jizah.

egypt from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc"

egypt from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000371 from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

Egypt from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc"

Egypt from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000025 from "The Land of the Sphinx ... With ... illustrations, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

The Great Pyramid

The Great Pyramid

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

View from the top of the Great Pyramid

View from the top of the Great Pyramid

Environs of Cairo. Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 304. Similar to lantern slide W7-112. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society;... more

The Sphinx

The Sphinx

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 304. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... more

Side view of the Great Pyramid

Side view of the Great Pyramid

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 304. Similar to lantern slide W7-115. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part o... more

The Sphinx and pyramid of Cheops, Egypt

The Sphinx and pyramid of Cheops, Egypt

Photo shows man on camel with elaborate saddle blanket, in front of the Great Pyramid of Cheops, Jīzah, Egypt. 59646-BB1 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Title on back in six different languages: Englis... more

Gizeh from "The Struggle of the Nations. Egypt, Syria, and Assyria ... Edited by A. H. Sayce. Translated by M. L. McClure. With map ... and ... illustrations"

Gizeh from "The Struggle of the Nations. Egypt, Syria, and Assyria ......

This image has been taken from scan 000125 from "The Struggle of the Nations. Egypt, Syria, and Assyria ... Edited by A. H. Sayce. Translated by M. L. McClure. With map ... and ... illustrations". The title and... more

The Gizeh group from the Valley of the Nile, Egypt

The Gizeh group from the Valley of the Nile, Egypt

Photo shows men and camels at a pool with the Pyramids in the distance. Jīzah, Egypt. 68226-BB2 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. On mount: "Copyright 1896 by Underwood & Underwood."

The donkey market at Gizeh, Egypt

The donkey market at Gizeh, Egypt

No. 1336. Title from item.

The Sphinx, Apostle Islands, Lake Superior

The Sphinx, Apostle Islands, Lake Superior

Copyright 1898 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Similar image (LC-D43-1963). Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53298". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Pri... more

The sphinx of the period / Keppler.

The sphinx of the period / Keppler.

Print shows Puck standing on wooden scaffolding in front of the bow of a huge new battleship in drydock with a large sphinx on the deck between the big guns. Title from item. Illus. from Puck, v. 43, no. 1103, ... more

Great Pyramid, Gizeh

Great Pyramid, Gizeh

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. Guide card: Egypt. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egypt, general view of Pyramids of Gizeh

Egypt, general view of Pyramids of Gizeh

Title from negative sleeve. Taken either by the American Colony Photo Department or its successor, the Matson Photo Service. On negative sleeve: 2972. On negative: 2972. Guide card: Egypt. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Pyramid
The modern sphinx has spoken / Dalrymple.

The modern sphinx has spoken / Dalrymple.

Print shows an American Sailor standing on the deck of a battleship, holding the American flag; in the water around the battleship are the ruins of the Spanish fleet. Title from item. Illus. from Puck, v. 43, n... more

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

48757 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 9781 (a). Title from item.

The Great Pyramid of Khufu, at Gizeh, Egypt

The Great Pyramid of Khufu, at Gizeh, Egypt

48751 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 9755. Title from item.

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

48737 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 9781. Title from item.

Donkey, camel and buffalo market, Gizeh, Egypt

Donkey, camel and buffalo market, Gizeh, Egypt

48753 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 9777. Title from item.

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Nile Valley from the Great Pyramid

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Nile Valley from the Great Pyra...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: View. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Photographer [Lewis Larsson] near top of Great Pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Photographer [Lewis Larsson] ne...

Photograph shows American Colony Photo Department photographer Lewis Larsson with camera, looking down from near the top of the Great Pyramid, Jizah, Egypt. Photograph was probably taken by American Colony Phot... more

To Sinai via the desert. Village near the pyramids of Gizeh

To Sinai via the desert. Village near the pyramids of Gizeh

Title devised by Library staff. Title based on caption for similar image (LC-M32-1507). Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The granite temple of Gizeh

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The granite temple of Gizeh

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: The granite temple of Gizeh. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The Sphinx

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The Sphinx

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: The Sphinx. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Entrance to the Great Pyramid

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Entrance to the Great Pyramid

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Road leading to the pyramids of Gizeh

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Road leading to the pyramids of...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Road leading to the Pyramids of Gizeh. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Near view of step pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Near view of step pyramid

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Near view of step pyramid at Sakkara. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Tourists ascending the Great Pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Tourists ascending the Great Py...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Tourists ascending the Great Pyramid. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Colossal statue of Rameses i.e., Ramses II, Memphis

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Colossal statue of Rameses i.e....

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Colossal statue of Rameses [i.e., Ramses] II, Memphis. On negative sleeve: 8/90. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcop... more

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Forest of palms, Memphis

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Forest of palms, Memphis

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Forest of palms, Memphis. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Camels passing through a palm grove, Memphis

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Camels passing through a palm g...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The two largest pyramids of Gizeh

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The two largest pyramids of Giz...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: View of the two largest Pyramids of Gizeh. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins arriving at pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins arriving at...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Caravan of Bedouins arriving at Pyramid. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of bedouins leaving pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of bedouins leaving pyr...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative sleeve: Egypt, Carvan of Bedouins leaving Pyramid. On negative: 2977. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Photographer Lewis Larsson near top of Great Pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Photographer Lewis Larsson near...

Photograph shows American Colony Photo Department photographer Lewis Larsson with camera, looking down from near the top of the Great Pyramid, Jizah, Egypt. Photograph was probably taken by American Colony Phot... more

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins arriving at pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins arriving at...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative sleeve: Egypt, caravan of Bedouins arriving at Pyramid. On negative: 2976. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

The Sphinx, Gizeh, Egypt

D8405 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 2409. Copyrighted 1900 by Whiting Bros.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. General view of Pyramids of Gizeh

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. General view of Pyramids of Giz...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: General view of the three pyramids at Gizeh. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Summit of the Great Pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Summit of the Great Pyramid

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: View showing top of Great Pyramid. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

To Sinai via the desert. The three pyramids of Gizeh

To Sinai via the desert. The three pyramids of Gizeh

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: The three pyramids of Gizeh. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Full face view of Sphinx

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Full face view of Sphinx

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: [...] View of Sphinx. On negative: 8945 (crossed out). Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins leaving pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins leaving pyr...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Caravan of Bedouins leaving [?]. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Profile view of Sphinx

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Profile view of Sphinx

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Profile view of Sphinx. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. North side of the Great Pyramid

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. North side of the Great Pyramid

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Looking along the north side of the Great Pyramid. On negative sleeve: 06185. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal ... more

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Mena House Hotel at pyramids

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Mena House Hotel at pyramids

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Mena House Hotel at Pyramids. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Great Pyramid showing ascent

Egyptian views. The Pyramids of Gizeh. Great Pyramid showing ascent

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Looking [...], Showing. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins at the pyramids

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Caravan of Bedouins at the pyra...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Caravan of roving Bedouins at the pyramids. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. View of Pyramids with native village in foreground

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. View of Pyramids with native vi...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: View [...] On negative sleeve: 06186. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The Great Pyramid of Kheops i.e., Cheops from the road

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. The Great Pyramid of Kheops i.e...

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: The Pyramid of Kheops [i.e., Cheops] and road leading to it. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Site of ancient Memphis

Egyptian views; The pyramids of Gizeh. Site of ancient Memphis

Title from: Catalogue of photographs & lantern slides ... [1936?]. Caption on negative: Site of ancient Memphis. Date from Matson LOT cards. Gift; Episcopal Home; 1978.