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[Diagram of battle formation of British Army battalion]

[Diagram of battle formation of British Army battalion]

Reference copy also available in LOT 4424. Illus. in: A new exercise, to be observed by his majesty's troops on the establishment of Great Britain, and Ireland. By his majesty's special command, 1757, p. 3.

[Charts of various battle formations for British Army units]

[Charts of various battle formations for British Army units]

Reference copy also available in LOT 4424. Illus. in: Gt. Brit. Adjutant General's Office. Manual exercise, for 1758, v. 1089, no. 2, p. 15.

[Diagrams and chart of various battle formations for British Army units]

[Diagrams and chart of various battle formations for British Army unit...

Reference copy also available in LOT 4424. Illus. in: Gt. Brit. Adjutant General's Office. Manual exercise, for 1758, v. 1089, no. 2, p. 21.

[Plan of the country at and in the vicinity of Forts Lee and Independency, showing the position of the British Army.

[Plan of the country at and in the vicinity of Forts Lee and Independe...

Scale ca. 1:160,000. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows British and Hessian troop positions in eastern Bergen County, New Je... more

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies.

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & e...

Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows information to Sept. 23, 1776. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 3rd impression. Includes "Re... more

A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24th of October 1776, under the command of His Excellency the Honorable William Howe, General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &ca, &ca, &ca.

A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24t...

Scale 1:24,000; 2,000 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Includes "References to the plan." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1152 Available also th... more

Horatio Gates to John Burgoyne, October 12, 1777, Protest at Cruelty of Retreating British Army; with note from Burgoyne

Horatio Gates to John Burgoyne, October 12, 1777, Protest at Cruelty o...

Protest at Cruelty of Retreating British Army; with note from Burgoyne

[Operations of the British army, from the 25th August to 26th Sept. 1777]

[Operations of the British army, from the 25th August to 26th Sept. 17...

Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 699: Map showing the march of the British upon Philadelphia. Man... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl: Sir Henry Clinton and the advance corps of the rebel army, June 28, 1778,

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:12,000; 400 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. No. 9 shows positions of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. Accompanied by ... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl. Sir Henry Clinton and the advanced corps of the rebel army, June 28th. 1778. Sketch of Middle Town.

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. "No. 10." LC Map... more

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the skirmish between the rear of the British Army under the command of His Excellency Genl. Sir Henry Clinton and the advanc'd corps of the rebel army, June 28th. 1778. Sketch of Middle Town.

Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewing the sk...

Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to the in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. LC Maps of Nort... more

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Riv...

Scale ca. 1:240,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1464 Available also thro... more

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1.⁰ of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2.⁰ of the American and French forces under General Washington; 3.⁰ and of the French Fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; w...

Scale ca. 1:250,000. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the publisher's Atlas of battles of the American Revolution.[1845] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1465 Available also through the Library of Congr... more

Major John Andre, late Adjutant General of the British army in North America / Dodd delin. ; Cook sculp.

Major John Andre, late Adjutant General of the British army in North A...

John André, full-length portrait, facing right with left hand on hip, right hand holding sword, wearing military uniform in wilderness setting; in frame with floral banner. Title from item. Engraved for Raymond... more

U.S. Reports: Pollard v. Shaffer, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 210 (1787)

U.S. Reports: Pollard v. Shaffer, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 210 (1787)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1787; Pollard versus Shaaffer

U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Sparhawk, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 357 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Respublica v. Sparhawk, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 357 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1788; Respublica versus Sparhawk

U.S. Reports: Camp v. Lockwood, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 393 (1788)

U.S. Reports: Camp v. Lockwood, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 393 (1788)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; December Term, 1788; Camp versus Lockwood

A view of the saw-mill & block house upon Fort Anne Creek, the property of Genl. Skeene, which on Genl. Burgoyne's army advancing, was set fire to, by the Americans

A view of the saw-mill & block house upon Fort Anne Creek, the propert...

Print shows a sawmill belonging to loyalist Philip Skene and the blockhouse at Fort Anne which were burned by American forces, reteating in advance of the British army under the command of General Burgoyne. Tit... more

map from "[An historical survey of the French Colony in the Island of St Domingo: comprehending a short account of its ancient government ... a narrative of the calamities ... since ... 1789 ... and a detail of the military transactions of the British Army ... to the end of 1794.]"

map from "[An historical survey of the French Colony in the Island of ...

This image has been taken from scan 000320 from "[An historical survey of the French Colony in the Island of St Domingo: comprehending a short account of its ancient government ... a narrative of the calamities... more

U.S. Reports: McIlvaine v. Coxe's Lessee, 6 U.S. (2 Cranch) 280 (1805)

U.S. Reports: McIlvaine v. Coxe's Lessee, 6 U.S. (2 Cranch) 280 (1805)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 6; Cranch Volume 2; February Term, 1805; McIlvaine v. Coxe's Lessee

Plan of Fort Meigs' and its environs : compricing [sic] the operations of the American forces, under Genl. W.H. Harrison, and the British Army and their allies, under Genl. Proctor and Tecumseh /

Plan of Fort Meigs' and its environs : compricing [sic] the operations...

Ms. pictorial map showing troop positions during the Siege of Fort Meigs, Perrysburg (Ohio), 1813. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Text, descriptive notes, and poem are mechanically printed on the sheet. Brittle, ... more

Plan of the attack made by Major Gen. Jackson on a division of the British army commanded by Major Gen J. Keane on the 23rd December 1814 at 7 o'clock at night

Plan of the attack made by Major Gen. Jackson on a division of the Bri...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record.

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th to the 29th August 1814

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th...

Relief shown by hachures. In lower right margin: T. Sinclairs Lith Phila. Includes indexed inset of "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August 1814 between the British and American forces" [in Bladensburg ... more

The President's House in Washington, lately taken & destroyed by the British Army / From an original sketch taken on the spot by C.W. Janson, Esqr.

The President's House in Washington, lately taken & destroyed by the B...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Robinson, G.& S. From: Ladies' Magazine, October, 1814. No. 10.

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th to the 29th August 1814 : [central Maryland between Benedict and Washington D.C.] /

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th...

Relief shown by hachures. Published: Military Depot ... Oct'r 10th 1814. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August... more

Sketch of an attack made by Majr. Genl. Jackson on a division of the British army commanded by Majr. Genl. Kean on the evening of the 23 Decr. 1814

Sketch of an attack made by Majr. Genl. Jackson on a division of the B...

Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Defeat of the British army 12,000 strong under the command of Sir Edward Packenham in the attack of the American lines defended by 3,600 militia commanded by Major General Andrew Jackson January 8th 1815, on Chalmette plain, five miles below New Orleans on the left bank of the Mississipi = défaite de l'armée Anglaise forte de 12,000 hommes commandée par Sir Edward Packenham a l'attaque du 8 Janvier 1815 de la ligne de retranchement de l'armée Americaine defendue par 3,600 milicienes sous les ordres du Major General Andrew Jackson dans la plaine de Chabitation Chalmette rive gauche du Mississipi, a 5 mille est de la Nouvelle Orléans

Defeat of the British army 12,000 strong under the command of Sir Edwa...

Défaite de l'armée Anglaise forte de 12,000 hommes commandée par Sir Edward Packenham a l'attaque du 8 Janvier 1815 de la ligne de retranchement de l'armée Americaine defendue par 3,600 milicienes sous les ... more

This drawing is by Major John Andre of the British Army, when a prisoner, & living in my Fathers family in Lancaster, during the War of the Revolution

This drawing is by Major John Andre of the British Army, when a prison...

Print shows at top a dwelling in a country setting, possibly a farmhouse, with gate and fence in the foreground; includes text which tells about Major André, the origin of the drawing, and the context in which ... more

A surprise to themselves / Gillam.

A surprise to themselves / Gillam.

Illustration shows, at center, a Mahdi soldier and a Chinese soldier gloating over recent victories; on the left the British army is routed by Mahdi forces in the Sudan, and on the right, the French army is rou... more

james wolfe from "The Great Battles of the British Army. ... With coloured illustrations. (New edition.)"

james wolfe from "The Great Battles of the British Army. ... With colo...

This image has been taken from scan 000207 from "The Great Battles of the British Army. ... With coloured illustrations. (New edition.)". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags,... more

Anglo-Egyptian Sudan - camel soldier of the native forces of the British army

Anglo-Egyptian Sudan - camel soldier of the native forces of the Briti...

Photograph shows a soldier standing next to a camel. Title from item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Sixteen to One

Sixteen to One

This illustration entitled, "Sixteen to One", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on March 1, 1900, depicts the British advantage in troop size at the Battle of Paardeberg, a ... more

Brig. Gen. E.C. Bethune

Brig. Gen. E.C. Bethune

Photograph shows Sir Edward Cecil Bethune (1855-1930) who served in the British Army in the Boer Wars and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on... more

Gen. Sir W.G. Nicholson

Gen. Sir W.G. Nicholson

Photograph shows Field Marshal William Gustavus Nicholson, 1st Baron Nicholson (1845-1918), a British Army officer who served in India and during the Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, ... more

Miss Lila & Mrs. Bramhall Gilbert (Mrs. C.P. Dugmore)

Miss Lila & Mrs. Bramhall Gilbert (Mrs. C.P. Dugmore)

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Comm... more

British Military Dirigible

British Military Dirigible

Photograph shows British Army Dirigible No. 2 known as Nulli Secundus II. (Source: Flickr Commmons project, 2011)

British Army Monoplane

British Army Monoplane

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. On negative: Mays'. Aldershot, 61. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George G... more

Mrs. Cyril Dugmore

Mrs. Cyril Dugmore

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Com... more

Mrs. Cyril Dugmore

Mrs. Cyril Dugmore

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Com... more

Miss Lila & Mrs. Bramhall Gilbert (Mrs. C.P. Dugmore)

Miss Lila & Mrs. Bramhall Gilbert (Mrs. C.P. Dugmore)

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Comm... more

Maj. Gen. W.H. Birkbeck

Maj. Gen. W.H. Birkbeck

Photograph shows General Sir William Henry Birkbeck (1863-1929), Director of Remounts at British Army Headquarters from 1912 to 1920. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from data provided by the Bain ... more

Mrs. C.P. Dugmore

Mrs. C.P. Dugmore

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Com... more

Gen. Sir B.T. Mahon

Gen. Sir B.T. Mahon

Photograph shows General Sir Bryan Thomas Mahon (1862-1930), a British Army general and Senator of the Irish Free State. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data provided by the Bain News Service ... more

Gen. F.C. Shaw

Gen. F.C. Shaw

Photograph shows Lieutenant General Sir Frederick Charles Shaw (1861-1942), a British Army general who served in the Boer War and the First World War. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data pro... more

Women at British Army Auxiliaries - Stretcher Bearers

Women at British Army Auxiliaries - Stretcher Bearers

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

Maj. Gen. W.H. Birkbeck

Maj. Gen. W.H. Birkbeck

Photograph shows General Sir William Henry Birkbeck (1863-1929), Director of Remounts at British Army Headquarters from 1912 to 1920. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Mrs. C.P. Dugmore

Mrs. C.P. Dugmore

Photograph shows Lilla Brokaw Gilbert Dugmore (b. 1873) who first married Henry Bramhall Gilbert and then married British Army Officer Capt. Cyril Patrick William Francis Radclyffe Dugmore. (Source: Flickr Com... more

Maj. Gen. J.S. Headlam

Maj. Gen. J.S. Headlam

Photograph shows Major-General Sir John Emerson Wharton Headlam (1864-1946), who was an artillery expert in the British Army. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from data provided by the Bain News Ser... more

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton on a destroyer

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton on a destroyer

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general the deck of a ship with others. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from unverified data provided by the Bain New... more

Group portrait of retired military personnel, 1916-1930

Group portrait of retired military personnel, 1916-1930

This image depicts a group of retired naval and army personnel. They appear to be wearing triangular badges and the two men to the left are wearing a sprig of rosemary, worn as a sign of remembrance usually on ... more

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton on a destroyer

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton on a destroyer

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general the deck of a ship with others. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Maj. Gen. J.S. Headlam

Maj. Gen. J.S. Headlam

Photograph shows Major-General Sir John Emerson Wharton Headlam (1864-1946), who was an artillery expert in the British Army. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gen. Sir B.T. Mahon

Gen. Sir B.T. Mahon

Photograph shows General Sir Bryan Thomas Mahon (1862-1930), a British Army general and Senator of the Irish Free State. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Oxo Gives Strength!

Oxo Gives Strength!

Soldiers waiting for a train at Newbridge Railway Station in Co. Kildare. They may have been members of the Cavalry Regiment stationed at nearby Newbridge (aka Kilbride?) Barracks ( http://www.flickr.com/photos... more

Gen. F.C. Shaw

Gen. F.C. Shaw

Photograph shows Lieutenant General Sir Frederick Charles Shaw (1861-1942), a British Army general who served in the Boer War and the First World War. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Photograph shows Herman James Shelley Landon (1859-1948), a British Army officer who served during the Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Sir Doug. Haig

Sir Doug. Haig

Photograph shows Field Marshal Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (1861-1928), who served as a British senior officer during the World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2016) Title from data provided by the Bain... more

Gen. E.A. Alderson

Gen. E.A. Alderson

Photograph shows Lieutenant General Sir Edwin Alfred Hervey Alderson, a senior British Army officer who was in command of the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the first half of World War I. (Source: Flickr C... more

Gen. Ian Hamilton

Gen. Ian Hamilton

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general who was commander of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. (Source: Flickr... more

Gen. C.C. Monro

Gen. C.C. Monro

Photograph shows Sir Charles Carmichael Monro, 1st Baronet of Bearcrofts (1860-1929), who served as a British Army General during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

British army war kite

British army war kite

Photograph shows three photos, mounted together on card stock, of British soldiers with kite and parachute. Title from item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Gen. Sir C.C. Monro

Gen. Sir C.C. Monro

Photograph shows Sir Charles Carmichael Monro, 1st Baronet of Bearcrofts (1860-1929), who served as a British Army General during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data provided by ... more

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Brig. Gen. H. J. S. Landon

Photograph shows Herman James Shelley Landon (1859-1948), a British Army officer who served during the Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from data provided by the Bain News ... more

Gen. Sir Stanley Von Donop

Gen. Sir Stanley Von Donop

Photograph shows Sir Stanley Brenton Von Donop (1860-1941) who served as Master-General of the Ordnance of the British Army during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title from data provided by... more

Gen. A. Hunter-Weston

Gen. A. Hunter-Weston

Photograph shows Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Gould Hunter-Weston (1864-1940), a British Army general who served in World War I and later became a member of Parliament. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011) T... more

Gen. Sir C.C. Monro

Gen. Sir C.C. Monro

Photograph shows Sir Charles Carmichael Monro, 1st Baronet of Bearcrofts (1860-1929), who served as a British Army General during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general who was commander of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. (Source: Flickr ... more

Gen. Ian Hamilton

Gen. Ian Hamilton

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general who was commander of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. (Source: Flickr... more

Gen. C.C. Monro

Gen. C.C. Monro

Photograph shows Sir Charles Carmichael Monro, 1st Baronet of Bearcrofts (1860-1929), who served as a British Army General during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013) Title from data provided b... more

Gen. Sir W.G. Nicholson

Gen. Sir W.G. Nicholson

Photograph shows Field Marshal William Gustavus Nicholson, 1st Baron Nicholson (1845-1918), a British Army officer who served in India and during the Boer War and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton

Gen. Sir Ian Hamilton

Photograph shows Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton (1853-1947), a British Army general who was commander of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. (Source: Flickr ... more

Gen. Sir Stanley Von Donop

Gen. Sir Stanley Von Donop

Photograph shows Sir Stanley Brenton Von Donop (1860-1941) who served as Master-General of the Ordnance of the British Army during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Gen. A. Hunter-Weston

Gen. A. Hunter-Weston

Photograph shows Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Gould Hunter-Weston (1864-1940), a British Army general who served in World War I and later became a member of Parliament. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Brig. Gen. E.C. Bethune

Brig. Gen. E.C. Bethune

Photograph shows Sir Edward Cecil Bethune (1855-1930) who served in the British Army in the Boer Wars and World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

Ever resourceful Tommy

Ever resourceful Tommy

Soldier collecting snow to melt for water, Western Front. In this photograph, a British soldier is shown filling a small mess tin with snow. The original caption explains that he was about to melt the snow to g... more