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X-15 #2 just after launch

X-15 #2 just after launch

Description: The X-15 #2 (56-6671) launches away from the B-52 mothership with its rocket engine ignited. The white patches near the middle of the ship are frost from the liquid oxygen used in the propulsion sy... more

Aer (Air) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 68

Aer (Air) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 68

Detail of an historiated initial 'A'(er) of a man pointing at a depiction of air, shown as a passage of wavy blue. Image taken from f. 68 of Omne Bonum (Absolucio-Circumcisio). Written in Latin.

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

Print shows two soldiers resting on an air mattress made by sewing together and inflating animal skins. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Fl. Vegetii Renati De re militari libri qvatuor. Lutetiae : Apu... more

L'Air, from The Elements

L'Air, from The Elements

Reinier Nooms, called Zeeman (Dutch, Amsterdam ca. 1623–1664 Amsterdam)

Air

Air

Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)

Air, a landscape during a hurricane, three horsemen battling the wind, a mass of trees to the right, from 'The four elements' (Les quatre Eléments)

Air, a landscape during a hurricane, three horsemen battling the wind,...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Air (The Four Elements)

Air (The Four Elements)

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Air

Air

Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)

A young girl, seen from behind, lifting a rabbit into the air for a dog above to grasp, another dog at her feet, from'Ornaments or Grotesques' (Ornamenti o Grottesche)

A young girl, seen from behind, lifting a rabbit into the air for a do...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

[Air pump and glass receptacle demonstrating that a small animal will die in a vacuum]

[Air pump and glass receptacle demonstrating that a small animal will ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: A continuation of New experiments, physico-mechanical, touching the spring and weight of the air, and their effects ... / By the Honourable Robert Boyle. Oxford : Prin... more

Air

Air

Claude Augustin Duflos le Jeune (French, Paris 1700–1786 Paris)

Air (one of four)

Air (one of four)

One of a set of four representing the elements (07.225.445a–d).

L'Air (The Air): A Group of Three Putti on Clouds

L'Air (The Air): A Group of Three Putti on Clouds

Louis Marin Bonnet (French, Paris 1736–1793 Saint-Mandé, Val-de-Marne)

Air

Air

Jean Daullé (French, Abbeville 1703–1763 Paris)

Air

Air

Bow Porcelain Factory (British, 1744–1776)

Air
A Philosopher Shewing an Experiment on the Air Pump

A Philosopher Shewing an Experiment on the Air Pump

Valentine Green (British, Salford 1739–1813 London)

Air and Fire
[Illustrations of experiments proving air is a compressed substance and title page]

[Illustrations of experiments proving air is a compressed substance an...

Frontispiece and title page in: Experiments and observations on different kinds of air / Joseph Priestley. 3 vols. London : J. Johnson, 1774-1777. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Wash... more

A Bravura Air. Mandane

A Bravura Air. Mandane

James Gillray (British, Chelsea 1756–1815 London)

Physical air,-or-Britannia recover'd from a trance;-also, the patriotic courage of Sherry Andrew; & a peep thro' the fog

Physical air,-or-Britannia recover'd from a trance;-also, the patrioti...

Cartoon showing Britannia, terrified, faint, and dishevelled, sitting on the ground supported by Addington and Hawkesbury, and defended by Sheridan, a Silenus-like and ragged Harlequin. They are on the Dover co... more

Waking from Sleep in the Open Air, from Images of Spain Album (F), 71

Waking from Sleep in the Open Air, from Images of Spain Album (F), 71

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

John Anderson, my Jo, a Scotch Air, sung by Sinclair, arranged by Kozeluch

John Anderson, my Jo, a Scotch Air, sung by Sinclair, arranged by Koze...

LOT subdivision subject: Humor Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Lithograph by Pendleton's Lithography. Published by C. Bradlee, 164 Washington Street.

[A man, sitting on the ground, is wearing several layers of clothing, a peaked cap, and sandals; three large disks topped with straw are on the ground in front, a long staff behind, and three fairies dance in the air overhead]

[A man, sitting on the ground, is wearing several layers of clothing, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Attributed to a group of drawings, formerly bound, referred to as the "Hokusai School sketchbook." Many of the drawings have a small tab of similar paper attached at a later date... more

Dr. Chauncey's patent air tight cooking stoves

Dr. Chauncey's patent air tight cooking stoves

LOT subject: Stoves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. No date recorded on card or item. Date based on date range of other product labels.

The jugglers processions and grand jubilee With gull traps and hard cider. Air "The flower of Dunblane." ...[Signed] Equal rights. Carroll County, Md., 1840.

The jugglers processions and grand jubilee With gull traps and hard ci...

Verse. 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 30, Folder 20.

Fantasia and variations on the Ethiopian air The rose of Alabama, op. 2

Fantasia and variations on the Ethiopian air The rose of Alabama, op. ...

cover page only From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form) In bound volumes: Copyri... more

Grand patent India-rubber air line railway to California: competition defied

Grand patent India-rubber air line railway to California: competition ...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 2748

L'air

L'air

Print shows balloon floating in background near a windmill, while in the foreground a man plays the piano for a woman (singer?), and children play with a kite and other toys. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical... more

L'air = El Aire = Die Luft.

L'air = El Aire = Die Luft.

Print shows balloon floating in background, while in the foreground a woman plays the harp while a man turns her music pages, and children play with a kite and other toys. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Pr... more

Les Papillons: Métamorphoses terrestres des peuples de l'air
Plan of floor of Hall of Representatives with the air ducts and registers

Plan of floor of Hall of Representatives with the air ducts and regist...

U.S. Capitol (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Plan of air ducts, heating and ventilating apparatus

Plan of air ducts, heating and ventilating apparatus

U.S. General Post Office? (drawing). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Wonderful, unprecedented, and exciting exhibition! An aeroport of flying ship, 23 feet long and carrying an operative steam engine and freight, with automaton passengers and various kinds of merchandise, will fly through the air, in various dire

Wonderful, unprecedented, and exciting exhibition! An aeroport of flyi...

Aerial navigation. 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 201, Folder 9.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central... more

Bradley & Rankin's prize fight for $1000 a side at Point Abino, Canada, August 1, 1857 by Saugerties Bard. Air Old Virginia's Shore. New York. J. Andrews, printer, 38 Chatham St. [1857].

Bradley & Rankin's prize fight for $1000 a side at Point Abino, Canada...

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 122, Folder 17c.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas and New Orleans Air Line Rail Line, its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories.

Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas ...

Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract. Scale ca. 1:2,002,000. LC Railroad maps, 551 Description derived from published bibl... more

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation aérienne par l'ingénieur Camille Vert, de la Drôme le plus léger que l'air par le poisson volant : le plus lourd que l'air par l'homme ailé ...

Salle de conférences ... Conférences experimentales sur la navigation ...

Broadside announcing a conference on flight designs by Camille Vert. Includes pictures of a lighter-than-air 'flying fish' airship and a heavier-than-air 'winged man' ornithopter. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

The Washington tragedy. Air, Vilikins and his Dinah. April 1859.

The Washington tragedy. Air, Vilikins and his Dinah. April 1859.

Verse.; On verso: 85008 06. 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 203, Folder 38.