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[Medieval fortifications - illus. of ditches, bridges, outworks, gates, towers, battlements, turrets, machicoulis, platforms, windows, loopholes, donjons and subterranean space]

The platforms. Baltimore. The National convention which assembled at Baltimore on the 7th of last June, and there nominated Abraham Lincoln for re-election as President, with Andrew Johnson as Vice-president, adopted and presented to the America

Platforms illustrated.

Platforms illustrated

The two platforms. Look on this picture. Union platform, adopted at Trenton, July 20, 1865. And then on this! Democratic platform, adopted at Trenton, August 30, 1865. Jersey City. From the Times" Printing House, 43 Montgomery Street [1865].

[Five technical illustrations show network of ropes and apparatus for securing multi-passenger platforms on captive balloons; arrangement of ropes for netting; and an elaborate hydrogen manufacturing and pumping station for inflating balloons] / A. Tissandier.

Curves in Cork

Plaque showing beaver at Astor Place Station; Express Station at 14th Street, showing island and mezzanine platforms and stairs connecting them.

Oxo Gives Strength!

Train at Abbeyleix

Soldiers pulling a big gun

Women at Boulogne station, France, probably December 1918

Ammunition dumps

Earl Haig replying to the King of the Belgians and thanking him for unveiling the Memorial

Scene at a big gun park

[Covered train platforms of Union Station, Washington, D.C., with First Street, N.E. seen along stone wall]

Wise old owl lived in an oak

Big gun with its crew stripped ready for hot work

Amiens, 18 Aout [August] 1918

Repairing one of our guns for use in the continued advance

[Coverd train platforms of Union Station, Washington, D.C., seen from the roof of the City Post Office at 2 Massachusetts Avenue, N.E., with First Street, N.E., at left]

One of our big guns with which we annoy the enemy

General view of Montauban

Once a Boche O.P. in a tree

Chocolate sundae. Here is the ice cream and in the "oil can" is the chocolate syrup. By the appearance of the man on the right business is poor Roumanian trains never fail to stop at every station no matter how fast the express is advertised to be. Throngs gather on the platforms, fruit sellers, lemonade vendors, gypsy palmists, town boys and girls and frock coated officials. It is like the days down home when the five o'clock came in ; Part of the University of Bucharest. Riots have frequently occurred here because of the large enrollment of Jewish students.

Hightstown, New Jersey. View of metal sheds and slab platforms. These will be used in the manufacture of concrete slabs to be used in the construction of the houses at the Jersey Homesteads. A U.S. Resettlement Administration subsistence homestead project

Kenya Colony. Nairobi. The Salisbury Hotel swimming pool, diving platforms and shoots

Shafter camp for migrant workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), California. Tent platforms are supplied. Workers supply their own tents. The newer camps are experimenting with prefabricated steel one-room houses

United States government camp for migrant workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp

United States government camp for migratory workers (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp

United States Government camp for migratory workers, (FSA - Farm Security Administration), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp

United States government camp for migratory workers, (Farm Security Administration-FSA), Westley, California. Pre-fabricated steel shelters replace the use of tents and tent platforms in this newly constructed camp. Camp manager's house at end of avenue

Chicago, Illinois. Goods of every description on loading platforms in a yard waiting to be loaded into cars at the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad freight house

Chicago, Illinois. Goods of every description lined up on loading platforms at a freight house at a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yard

Conversion. Copper and brass processing. This man is the operator of a towmotor--the jitney of the brass mill. His electric motor tows trucks of brass and copper, in between operations from one machine to another, and then pull cars of finished products to the loading platforms, where they are loaded into motor freight trucks or railroad freight cars for shipping. Chase Copper and Brass Company, Euclid, Ohio

Chicago, Illinois. Goods of every description lined up on loading platforms at a freight house at the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yard

Loading platforms at an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway freight depot

Loading platforms at an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway freight depot

A Navy band entertains civil service employees during their lunch hour. Platforms have been built in strategic points near each shop and workers take delight in playing their noon shows from shop to shop

Kathryn M. Miller, first woman to be employed as a laborer at the Reading Company general stores. She is the first to qualify as an operator of the tricky electric trucks which move loads about the busy platforms in the local yard. She is a former hosiery mill employee and says she doesn't mind the cold at all

Hand-welders are skilled in their art ; Adjustable ladders, power-elevated platforms, rotators.

Continental Platform - C. A. T. C., Block 47 Gulf of Mexico, shot from Helicopter

Gulf Oil Corp., Gulf Service Boat & Fixed Platform Rig

Sol Cafe, 180th St. and Brinckerhoff Ave., Hollis, New York. Building from loading platforms

February 10, 1967

8/65. Cordova - Shows new approach and floating platforms in small boat harbor

Top-to-bottom view of the 36-story-tall Saturn Apollo 501 space vehicle with work platforms retracted. VAB, High Bay No.1. KSC-67P-0208

Image showing fold down platforms from the SAP to shuttle from underneath

NASA DFRC Mate-Demate Device (MDD) full side view looking northwest, showing both Shuttle Access Platforms (SAPs) and counterbalances

View from forward center of NASA DFRC Mate-Demate Device (MDD) looking up and northeast, showing both Fold-down Nose Platforms near bottom, the 45 foot Nose Platform, the Rollout Platform for SCA attach point on left, and both Shuttle Access Platforms.

NASA DFRC Mate-Demate Device (MDD) view from ground looking west and up at Shuttle Access Platforms (SAPs)- 'A' platform, 'XY' motor platform, and front and rear main hoist hooks and blocks also visible.

Space Shuttle Orbiter Enterprise, mated to a 15-story-tall external propellant tank and twin inert solid rocket boosters on top of a Mobile Launcher Platform, is rolled back to the Vehicle Assembly Building from Lauch Complex 39's Pad A July 23 at the completion of nearly three months of fit and function checks at the shuttle launch site as part of the exercise designed to help clear the way for the liftoff of its sister ship Columbia. The massive Crawler Transporter began moving its 11 million pound load the 3.5 miles from pad A to the VAB at 10:23 a.m. and reached the doorway to High Bay 1 at 3:48p.m. following serveral days of fit checks of modified extermiable platforms in the assembly bay, the nonlaunchable shuttle will be destacked. Enterprise will be returned to Rockwell International and stripped of parts for integration into orbiter destined for space, while the external tank and solid booster will be returned to their respective prime contractors and refurbished for use on a later shuttle mission. ARC-1980-AC80-0107-18

A view of the payload preparation room checkout cell no. 1, platforms 1 and 2, during construction of Space Launch Complex 6 (SLC-6)

S114E6838 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

S114E6837 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

STS114-305-035 - STS-114 - Flyaround view of the ISS

STS114-305-029 - STS-114 - Flyaround view of the ISS

S114E6840 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

STS114-310-022 - STS-114 - Forward end of the ISS

S114E6842 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

S114E6839 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

S114E6841 - STS-114 - External Stowage Platform 2 (ESP 2)

Space Station

Air-to-air left side view of a Navy SH-3G Sea King helicopter from Fleet Composite Squadron Five carrying a BQM-34S Firebee I remotely piloted vehicle back to the air station. The air station, including launching platforms, is visible in the background

A rough terrain forklift transports wooden platforms at the 24th Marine Amphibious Unit's beachfront encampment. A utility landing craft is visible in the background. The Marines have been deployed in Lebanon as part of a multi-national peacekeeping force following confrontation between Israeli forces and the Palestine Liberation Organization

A rough terrain forklift loads platforms onto a utility landing craft (LCU 1644) as another landing craft stands nearby. The loading operations are part of the 24th Marine Amphibious Unit's departure from Beirut. The Marines have been deployed in Lebanon as part of a multi-national peacekeeping force following confrontation between Israeli forces and the Palestine Liberation Organization

Sea-Air-Land (SEAL) team members remove large flat wooden platforms from the back of a truck during a field training exercise

The Spruance class destroyer USS JOHN F. YOUNG (DD 973) sails by a pair of Iranian command and control platforms set afire after being shelled by four US Navy destroyers. The shelling is a response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwaiti super tanker

Iranian command and control platforms are set afire after being shelled by four US Navy destroyers. The shelling is a response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwaiti super tanker

The destroyer USS JOHN YOUNG (DD 973) shells a pair of Iranian command and control platforms in response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwaiti super tanker

Iranian command and control platforms are set afire after being shelled by four US Navy destroyers. The shelling is a response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwaiti super tanker

A Spruance Class destroyer sails by a pair of Iranian command and control platforms set afire after being shelled by four U.S. Navy destroyers. The shelling is a response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwaiti super tanker

The Spruance class destroyer USS JOHN F. YOUNG (DD-973) sails by a pair of Iranian command and control platforms set afire after being shelled by four U.S. Navy destroyers. The shelling is a response to a recent Iranian missile attack on a reflagged Kuwait super tanker

Outside the main gate, civilian contractors wait to call their contacts and be escorted onto the base. Security has been tightened in the wake of terrorist attacks on US installations after American bombardment of Iranian oil platforms

Members of the 435th Security Police Squadron check IDs in traffic that is waiting to get on base. Security has been tightened in the wake of terrorist attacks on US installations after American bombardment of Iranian oil platforms

A view of Iranian oil platforms, the target of US retaliation for the mining of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58) in the Persian Gulf

Marines gather on strafed Iranian oil platforms to collect intelligence data and military equipment used by the Iranians. The platform was later destroyed by gunfire from US destroyers in retaliation for the mining of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58) in the Persian Gulf

A view of Iranian oil platforms, the target of US retaliation for the mining of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58) in the Persian Gulf

Researchers from the Offboard Countermeasures (OCM) Branch at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) work to develop special airborne platforms for OCM systems in the Vehicle Development Laboratory

U.S. Air Force and Army personnel wade through mud to raise tents on platforms that will house personnel deployed in support of Operation Provide Comfort. Fifty 20-man tents are being erected on the air base site.

STS-48 MS Buchli, in EMU, is lowered into JSC's WETF pool for EVA simulation

STS050-16-018 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-017 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-020 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-022 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-15-034 - STS-050 - Crewmember and the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-023 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-021 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-019 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-025 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-15-030 - STS-050 - Crewmember and the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-16-024 - STS-050 - Detailed views of the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

STS050-15-033 - STS-050 - Crewmember and the Isolated/Sabilized Exercise Platform in the mid deck.

Two platforms at an offshore oil terminal near Kuwait City remain unburned after the destruction of the terminal during Operation Desert Storm

One of the burned platforms of an offshore oil terminal near Kuwait City destroyed during Operation Desert Storm

STS-54 MS3 Helms, in EMU, on platform prior to underwater simulation at JSC

STS-54 MS3 Susan J. Helms dons EMU for underwater simulation in JSC's WETF

SEAL swimmers cast into the water from a HH-60H Seahawk helicopter during a SSN/Helo air/sea rendezvous with the nuclear-powered submarine USS KAMEHAMEHA (SSN-642) off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii. The KAMEHAMEHA is one of two former SSBN subs that have been converted to drydock shelter (DDS) capable platforms for special operations

Earth observations from STS-62 flight

Ohio & Erie Canalway - Upper and Lower Mill Creek Falls View Platforms