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Water Buffalo

Water Buffalo

Unidentified Artist Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Plate 13: buffalo lying down, from 'Various animals' (Diversi animali)

Plate 13: buffalo lying down, from 'Various animals' (Diversi animali)

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

Plate 13: buffalo lying down, from 'Various animals' (Diversi animali)

Plate 13: buffalo lying down, from 'Various animals' (Diversi animali)

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

[The Buffalo]

[The Buffalo]

Print shows a buffalo, a pelican, and a possum, hanging from a tree, in a forest Title devised by library staff. Illus. in: A new discovery of a vast country in America / Louis Hennepin. London : Printed for M.... more

Boy with water buffalo

Boy with water buffalo

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Boy with water buffalo

Boy with water buffalo

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Water buffalo with boy

Water buffalo with boy

Style of Whieldon type

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the American buffalo, in St. James's Street

Amusement for John Bull & his cousin Paddy, or, the gambols of the Ame...

Print shows several ministers helping themselves to fishes and loaves that have spilled from a fishwife's basket which was upset by a rampaging "American Buffalo"; among those depicted are the Duke of Portland,... more

Chinese Sage Reading While Riding on a Buffalo

Chinese Sage Reading While Riding on a Buffalo

Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850) Edo period (1615–1868)

[Indian on horseback, two buffalo]

[Indian on horseback, two buffalo]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

E. W. S., Buffalo, (NY), autograph document signed to the National Era, 23 June 1847: "Things in Buffalo"

E. W. S., Buffalo, (NY), autograph document signed to the National Era...

Article in letter form on the first commencement at Buffalo University, a memorial service for Daniel O'Connell, and Niagara Falls. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The buffalo hunt

The buffalo hunt

An optimistic view of the presidential prospects of Martin Van Buren, nominated at the Free Soil Party's August 1848 convention in Buffalo, New York. Here Van Buren rides a buffalo and thumbs his nose as he se... more

1854. Buffalo, Brantford & Goderich railway. Freight tariff ... Buffalo, 12th January 1854.

1854. Buffalo, Brantford & Goderich railway. Freight tariff ... Buffal...

Transportation.; On verso: Freight Tariff of B.B. and G.R. Co., Jun. 1854. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

Lewis wagon / J.S. Vernam del. ; Compton, Gibson & Co., Buffalo.

Lewis wagon / J.S. Vernam del. ; Compton, Gibson & Co., Buffalo.

Elevation of wagon and plans for frame and axles. Illus. in: The Contractors book of working drawings of tools and machines / compiled by George Cole.

Geraldine song

Geraldine song

cover 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: Copyright D... more

Great western & south-western mail route to Cleveland Pittsburg, Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Louisville, Terre Haute, Lafayette, St. Louis and all points south and west The following lines and magnificent low pressure steamers form a nig

Great western & south-western mail route to Cleveland Pittsburg, Colum...

Transportation. 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 15.

International despatch! from New York and Philadelphia to the west and southwest via Buffalo. Freight by this despatch is forwarded over the New York and Erie, Buffalo and Lake Huron, G. W. Mich. Cent., &c. railroads ... New York, August 1, 1857

International despatch! from New York and Philadelphia to the west and...

Transportation. 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 14.

New York Central railroad company's express freight line! Boston to the western & S. western states and Canadas, via Buffalo, susp'n bridge & Lewiston ... Boston. Fred Rogers, printer. [1860].

New York Central railroad company's express freight line! Boston to th...

Handwritten on verso: Aug 1860. 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 66, Folder 42.

Main Street south from Erie Street published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo, N.Y

Main Street south from Erie Street published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo...

Series: Buffalo City Views. On mount: From Barnum's Great Variety Store. No. 178. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Skating at the rink, skates at S.O. Barnum, Son & Co., No. 265 Main Street

Skating at the rink, skates at S.O. Barnum, Son & Co., No. 265 Main St...

No. 112. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

St. Paul's Cathedral from T.D. Tooker's Gallery of Photographic Art, Genesee Street, Avon, N.Y

St. Paul's Cathedral from T.D. Tooker's Gallery of Photographic Art, G...

Series: Stereoscopic Views of Buffalo. No. 41. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Main Street south from Genesee Street published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo, N.Y

Main Street south from Genesee Street published by G. M. Manning, Buff...

Series: Buffalo City Views. On mount: From Barnum's Great Variety Store. No. 172. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Main Street north from South Division Street published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo, N.Y

Main Street north from South Division Street published by G. M. Mannin...

Series: Buffalo City Views. On mount: From Barnum's Great Variety Store. No. 181. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

American block published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo, N.Y

American block published by G. M. Manning, Buffalo, N.Y

Series: Buffalo City Views. On mount: From Barnum's Great Variety Store. No. 192. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Main St. south from court from T.D. Tooker's Gallery of Photographic Art, Genesee Street, Avon, N.Y

Main St. south from court from T.D. Tooker's Gallery of Photographic A...

Series: Stereoscopic Views of Buffalo. No. 33. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

S.O. Barnum, Son & Co., No. 265 Main Street, the largest variety of goods for the holidays

S.O. Barnum, Son & Co., No. 265 Main Street, the largest variety of go...

No. 119. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

3 illus.:  1. The Presidential journey - Reception of President Lincoln in New York, on the arrival of the special trains at the Hudson River R. depot, Thirtieth Street, Thursday, Feb. 19, 1861; 2. Reception of President Lincoln at Cleveland, Ohio; 3. President Lincoln in Buffalo, N.Y.

3 illus.: 1. The Presidential journey - Reception of President Lincol...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 11, no. 275 (1861 Mar. 2), pp. 232-233. Reference copy may be in PRES FILE - Inauguration. Captio... more

map from "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some account of its early inhabitants, etc"

map from "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some...

This image has been taken from scan 000321 from volume 02 of "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some account of its early inhabitants, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have ... more

map from "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some account of its early inhabitants, etc"

map from "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some...

This image has been taken from scan 000319 from volume 02 of "An authentic and comprehensive History of Buffalo, with some account of its early inhabitants, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have ... more

The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

Surrounded by mourning border.

Standing Buffalo, Winnebago

Standing Buffalo, Winnebago

Standing Buffalo, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, holding musket.

The heroes' memorial. A memorial to perpetuate the remembrance of the heroes of the Empire State, who fell fighting for the Union, or died in rebel prisons, in military hospitals or at their homes in the years 1861, '62, '63, '64, '65 / Clay, Cosack & Co., Buffalo, N.Y.

The heroes' memorial. A memorial to perpetuate the remembrance of the ...

Print shows an obelisk monument with Niagara Falls in the background. 31729 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil at top left: May 30, 1866. No. 590. Inscribed in pencil at bottom left: No... more

Standing Buffalo. A celebrated dancer. Winnebago / photograph by W.H. Illingworth.

Standing Buffalo. A celebrated dancer. Winnebago / photograph by W.H. ...

Standing Buffalo, full-length portrait, seated, facing slightly right. No. 502.

[Standing Buffalo, Winnebago man, reclining on ground, rifle accross leg]

[Standing Buffalo, Winnebago man, reclining on ground, rifle accross l...

Possibly photographed by C.L. Hamilton. No. 179. Possible date on verso: 1874.

Buffalo Smoking Tobacco

Buffalo Smoking Tobacco

A buffalo. LOT subdivision subject: Animals. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bison; Tobacco Ad.; Shelf.

The bloomer and the buffalo. A prospective result of the completion of the U.P.R.R.

The bloomer and the buffalo. A prospective result of the completion of...

Woman in riding clothes about to mount a saddled buffalo. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1869 Aug. 14), p. 352. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

buffalo from "The World at Home; or, pictures and scenes from far off lands"

buffalo from "The World at Home; or, pictures and scenes from far off ...

This image has been taken from scan 000067 from "The World at Home; or, pictures and scenes from far off lands". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the ... more

Buffalo Bill / Monsch, Bros., Cin., O.

Buffalo Bill / Monsch, Bros., Cin., O.

Buffalo Bill, William Frederick Cody, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in buckskin clothing, with rifle and handgun. Copyright by W.O. Potter.

First Presbyterian Church, Buffalo, N.Y.

First Presbyterian Church, Buffalo, N.Y.

Horse carriage & trolley in foregrd. Photo copyrigted by C.L. Pond. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Carriages... 1870; St.-rr NY B- 1870; NY B- 1870; Church... more

Bird's-eye view of Buffalo, N.Y., from scaffolding of St. Paul's Cathedral tower, 1870

Bird's-eye view of Buffalo, N.Y., from scaffolding of St. Paul's Cathe...

Partial view of Main St. Photo copyrigted by C.L. Pond. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Carriages... 1870; St.-rr NY B- 1870; NY B- 1870; Churches NY B- 18... more

[Interior of Sagamore Hill with fireplace, water buffalo head and two antelope heads]

[Interior of Sagamore Hill with fireplace, water buffalo head and two ...

Image in vol. 3, p. 49, top. Forms part of: Scrapbooks documenting the families of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., and Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt.

The far west - shooting buffalo on the line of the Kansas-Pacific Railroad / Bghs.

The far west - shooting buffalo on the line of the Kansas-Pacific Rail...

Print shows hunters shooting at a herd of bison from a train and along the tracks. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 32, no. 818 (1871 June 3), p. 193.

View of Buffalo, N.Y. Ansicht von Buffalo, N.Y. / / gez. & lith. v. R. Buerger ; print. R. Buerger.

View of Buffalo, N.Y. Ansicht von Buffalo, N.Y. / / gez. & lith. v. R....

Print shows two views of Buffalo, New York, at top, "general view from the north", showing "Westminster Church" and "Delaware Street", includes vignette views of four prominent buildings, and at bottom, "view o... more

Our book bulletin- No. 11. Immense success of Buffalo land. Sixth thousand already in press! ... A word to our army of agents. E. Hannaford & Co., Publishers of first-class subscription books. Cincinnati, June 28, 1872.

Our book bulletin- No. 11. Immense success of Buffalo land. Sixth thou...

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 138, Folder 5a.

The Grand Duke Alexis on the plains - the buffalo hunt as it really was [caricature]

The Grand Duke Alexis on the plains - the buffalo hunt as it really wa...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Composite of ten wood engravings. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 33, no. 854 (1872 Feb. 10), p. 349. Reference copy may be in BI... more

Millions of acres. Iowa and Nebraska. Land for sale on 10 years credit by the Burlington & Missouri River R. R. Co. at 6 per ct interest and low prices ... Buffalo. N. Y. Commercial advertiser printing house [1872].

Millions of acres. Iowa and Nebraska. Land for sale on 10 years credit...

Transportation. 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 134, Folder 13.

[Half-length portrait of Bishop Stephen Vincent Ryan, Diocese of Buffalo]

[Half-length portrait of Bishop Stephen Vincent Ryan, Diocese of Buffa...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Title devised by Library staff. Associated name on shelflist card: Clay, Cosack & Co.

Letter from Henry Vincent, Buffalo, N[ew] Y[ork], to William Lloyd Garrison, Buffalo, N[ew] Y[ork], 1875 Dec[ember] 24

Letter from Henry Vincent, Buffalo, N[ew] Y[ork], to William Lloyd Gar...

Henry Vincent writes to William Lloyd Garrison about E.P. Dorr, saying this address will be his "head quarters" and referring to Dorr as "a native of your town of Newburyport". Vincent says he is "working hard"... more

Philadelphia Centennial - Mammal Exhibit

Philadelphia Centennial - Mammal Exhibit

Description: Mammal exhibit and other exhibits at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in the United States Government Building. The mammal exhibit includes specimens of deer, moose and bison. The Flo... more

buffalo cart from "Round the world with General Grant. A narrative of the visit of General U. S. Grant ... to various countries ... in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are added certain conversations with General Grant on questions connected with American politics and history ... With ... illustrations"

buffalo cart from "Round the world with General Grant. A narrative of ...

This image has been taken from scan 000308 from volume 02 of "Round the world with General Grant. A narrative of the visit of General U. S. Grant ... to various countries ... in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are a... more

Boy on Water Buffalo (from scrapbook)

Boy on Water Buffalo (from scrapbook)

John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London)

Laundry starch - Gilbert S. Graves, manufacturer, Buffalo, N.Y.

Laundry starch - Gilbert S. Graves, manufacturer, Buffalo, N.Y.

Advertisement for laundry starch manufactured by Gilbert S. Graves in Buffalo, New York, showing two women hanging laundry on a clothesline. Title from item. B.G.S. Co.

[Water buffalo in the Kaǧithane River]

[Water buffalo in the Kaǧithane River]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. No. 02. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Ab... more

[Water buffalo in the Kaǧithane River]

[Water buffalo in the Kaǧithane River]

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 5. No. 901. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments, and other structures, Istanbul and en... more

Birds eye view of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. 1881 /

Birds eye view of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. 1881 /

Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes numbered points of interest. PM3 Vendor: Cartographics of Vermont

Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its connections, W. R. Bergholz, chief engineer, New York, Feb. 15, 1882.

Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its...

Map of parts of western Pennsylvania and New York showing drainage, coal fields, iron ore areas, and fire clay areas, furnaces, and oil wells. Railroads are color coded. 3088 U.S. Copyright Office Scale 1:950,4... more

Buffalo, N.Y. - the harbor - instantaneous Geo. Barker, photographer, Niagara Falls, N.Y

Buffalo, N.Y. - the harbor - instantaneous Geo. Barker, photographer, ...

Stereograph shows Watson grain elevator, Buffalo Harbor, boat called Waverly in foreground and Bennett grain elevator in the distance. 13650 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.