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[Lamas playing cymbals during New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[Lamas playing cymbals during New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony - ceremony to mark the renaming of the Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters in honor of President Bill Clinton [412-APD-1126-2013-07-17_WmJClintonRename_094.jpg]

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony - ...

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony

Marriage ceremony from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 31

Marriage ceremony from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 31

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a monk marrying a man and a woman. Image taken from f. 31 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Ceremony from BL Harley 1498, f. 76

Ceremony from BL Harley 1498, f. 76

Historiated initial 'T'(his) of the manuscript in use at a ceremony, and a full bar border with the arms of England. Image taken from f. 76 of Quadripartite Indenture for Henry VII's Chapel. Written in English ... more

Ceremony from BL Harley 1498, f. 76

Ceremony from BL Harley 1498, f. 76

Detail of an historiated initial 'T'(his) of the manuscript in use at a ceremony. Image taken from f. 76 of Quadripartite Indenture for Henry VII's Chapel. Written in English with Latin.

Outfit for the New Year Ceremony

Outfit for the New Year Ceremony

Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823) Edo period (1615–1868)

Kitchen Utensils with Greens for the Ceremony on January 7th

Kitchen Utensils with Greens for the Ceremony on January 7th

Hachifusa Shūri (Japanese, 18th–19th century) Edo period (1615–1868)

[Native American burial or memorial ceremony with man standing by shelter with bundles of bones, friends and relatives of the dead, and lodge in background, New France (Canada)]

[Native American burial or memorial ceremony with man standing by shel...

Illus. in: Voyages et descouvertures faites en la Nouvelle France, depuis l'année 1615 ... / Samuel de Champlain. Paris : C. Collet, 1619, leaf 110 recto.

[A betrothal ceremony]

[A betrothal ceremony]

Print shows an interior scene with a man entering on the right outside a room with several women; on the left shows a similarly dressed man addressing a woman behind a screen.

Table for Tea Ceremony

Table for Tea Ceremony

Edo period (1615–1868)

The Natche, a ceremony in honour of the Kings son in Tongataboo [i.e. Tongatabu] / Webber del. ; Angus sc.
A Mock Marriage Ceremony

A Mock Marriage Ceremony

Isoda Koryūsai (Japanese, 1735–ca. 1790) Edo period (1615–1868)

Objects Representing the Ceremony of Exorcising Demons, One of the New Year Performances

Objects Representing the Ceremony of Exorcising Demons, One of the New...

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) (?) Edo period (1615–1868)

Set of Utensils for the Tea Ceremony

Set of Utensils for the Tea Ceremony

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) (?) Edo period (1615–1868)

Wine-Set for the New Year Ceremony

Wine-Set for the New Year Ceremony

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) (?) Edo period (1615–1868)

Actor Scattering Peas; A Ceremony of Exorcism for the New Year

Actor Scattering Peas; A Ceremony of Exorcism for the New Year

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) (?) Edo period (1615–1868)

Contemplez l'ouvrage de pouvoir arbitraire / Le Barbier l'aîné inv. del. ; Patas sculp.

Contemplez l'ouvrage de pouvoir arbitraire / Le Barbier l'aîné inv. de...

Print shows an imaginary scene depicting the funeral of Joseph Warren. Title from item. Illus. in: Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américains, ... / par M. Hilliard d'Auberteuil .... Bruxelles : ... more

Two Women in Summer Costume Taking a Young Girl to a Shinto Temple for the Miya Mairi Ceremony

Two Women in Summer Costume Taking a Young Girl to a Shinto Temple for...

Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815) Edo period (1615–1868)

Ceremony held in the Cappella Paolina, Vatican

Ceremony held in the Cappella Paolina, Vatican

Francesco Piranesi (Italian, Rome 1758–1810 Paris)

[Religious ceremony with rooster]

[Religious ceremony with rooster]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congress). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Actor Nakamura Utayemon with Two Women Preparing for the New Year Ceremony
[Demon with sword in his mouth upsets tea ceremony]

[Demon with sword in his mouth upsets tea ceremony]

Print shows a man or demon, holding sword in his mouth, struggling with two women at a tea party beneath a tree. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noy... more

[Tea ceremony]

[Tea ceremony]

Drawing shows three persons during a tea ceremony sitting between two large paper lanterns. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Librar... more

Young Woman Carrying a Wine-Pot for the New Year Ceremony

Young Woman Carrying a Wine-Pot for the New Year Ceremony

Katsukawa Shuntei (Japanese, 1770–1820) Edo period (1615–1868)

The Ceremony of Investiture of My L**d S**m**th with the Order of Cabbage-hood

The Ceremony of Investiture of My L**d S**m**th with the Order of Cabb...

J. Lewis Marks (British, active 1814–32 or later)

[Nine humorous vignettes of a woman looking at her reflection in two mirrors, crowded stagecoach being loaded, insolvent man refusing to get out of bed, man walking on ceiling, John Bull and the Yankee barber, woman having portrait painted, town man mocking clothes of a country man, men greeting each other in storm, and fainting bride at Afro-American marriage ceremony]

[Nine humorous vignettes of a woman looking at her reflection in two m...

Illus. in: Scraps / David Claypoole Johston. Boston : [s.n.], [1828?]-1849, pl. 1 in 1830 issue.

The new London bridge, as it appeared on Monday, August 1st, 1831, at the ceremony of opening by their Majesties

The new London bridge, as it appeared on Monday, August 1st, 1831, at ...

Print shows balloon possibly piloted by British balloonist Charles Green ascending over New London Bridge on the occasion of its opening, August 31, 1831, witnessed by William IV, King of Great Britain. (Source... more

Austellung der Leiches Raphaels / Thiel.

Austellung der Leiches Raphaels / Thiel.

Raphael lying in state, with mourners gathered around his open coffin. Reproduction of painting by Thiel. Blind stamp: M. Radermacher, Maler, photograph, Desseldorf.

Göteborg C inviges 1856.

Göteborg C inviges 1856.

Göteborg C inviges 1856.

Kronprins Carl inviger Arboga - Örebro

Kronprins Carl inviger Arboga - Örebro

Kronprins Carl inviger Arboga - Örebro

Exhuming the remains of President Monroe in the Second Street Cemetery, NYC [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

Exhuming the remains of President Monroe in the Second Street Cemetery...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 456. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

Lying in State at the City Hall, New York [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

Lying in State at the City Hall, New York [Funeral of Pres. James Monr...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 457. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

The ceremony at the grave, in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

The ceremony at the grave, in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia [...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 457. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

ceremony from "Travels in the central parts of Indo-China, Cambodia, and Laos, during the years 1858, 1859, and 1860. (Memoir of H. Mouhot [by J. J. Belinfante. Edited by C. Mouhot].) With illustrations"

ceremony from "Travels in the central parts of Indo-China, Cambodia, a...

This image has been taken from scan 000059 from volume 02 of "Travels in the central parts of Indo-China, Cambodia, and Laos, during the years 1858, 1859, and 1860. (Memoir of H. Mouhot [by J. J. Belinfante. Ed... more

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Tadzhikskie pokhorony

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Tadzhikskie pokhorony

Photograph shows a funeral procession. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 75.

The tomb of the president - Funeral service at Springfield, Illinois

The tomb of the president - Funeral service at Springfield, Illinois

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Wood engraving after sketch by Thomas Hogan. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 20, no. 504 (1865 May 27), p. 156.

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

Local Accession Number: 2368..Description: President Wilson's Funeral procession...Photographer: Mort Broffman?..Source: Washington National Cathedral..Size: 10x8..Medium: Print, Black and White..Date: 02-06-1924

Broadway, near Bowling Green

Broadway, near Bowling Green

Stereograph shows bunting on buildings along Broadway for President Lincoln's funeral procession, New York City, N.Y.

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

Local Accession Number: 1866..Description: President Wilson's Funeral procession...Photographer: Mort Broffman?..Source: Washington National Cathedral..Size: 10x8..Medium: Print, Black and White..Date: 02-06-1924

Charleston, S.C. April 14, 1865. Flag-raising ceremony, with Brevet Maj. Gen. Robert Anderson and Henry Ward Beecher present

Charleston, S.C. April 14, 1865. Flag-raising ceremony, with Brevet Ma...

Photograph shows crowd at ceremony inside Fort Sumter watching the flag being raised. Title from item.

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Indieiskie pokhorony

Pogrebal'nye obychai Sredneaziiattsev. Indieiskie pokhorony

Photograph shows three men laying wood on top of a body lying on a wooden bier. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 75.

Interior of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), Charleston Harbor, S.C., April 14th, 1865, during the ceremony of raising the old flag

Interior of Fort Sumpter (i.e. Sumter), Charleston Harbor, S.C., April...

Stereograph showing spectators at the flag raising ceremony in Fort Sumter on the occasion of the anniversary of Major General Anderson's surrender four years earlier. No. 3143. Part of series: The War for the ... more

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

Local Accession Number: 1866..Description: President Wilson's Funeral procession...Photographer: Mort Broffman?..Source: Washington National Cathedral..Size: 10x8..Medium: Print, Black and White..Date: 02-06-1924

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

Local Accession Number: 2044..Description: Pall Bearers load Wilson's coffin into a hearse...Photographer: Mort Broffman..Source: Washington National Cathedral..Size: 10x8..Medium: Print, Black and White..Date:... more

President Lincoln's funeral--servic[es in t]he White House, April 19, 1865

President Lincoln's funeral--servic[es in t]he White House, April 19, ...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1865 May 6, p. 280-281.

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

President Wilson's Funeral Procession

Local Accession Number: 2044..Description: Pall Bearers load Wilson's coffin into a hearse...Photographer: Mort Broffman..Source: Washington National Cathedral..Size: 10x8..Medium: Print, Black and White..Date:... more

Photograph of Golden Spike Ceremony at Promontory, Utah

Photograph of Golden Spike Ceremony at Promontory, Utah

Historical File of the Office of Information, Department of Agriculture

Cocoanut Fair after the Ceremony

Cocoanut Fair after the Ceremony

Artist: Bourne and Shepherd.Artist Bio: Indian photography studio, established 1866.Creation Date: c. 1870s.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection.Accession Numbe... more

[Dominican Republic, 1871]: Superestitious burial ceremony in the Capilla del Rosario - a remnant of the city of Nueva Isabella, opposite Santo Domingo City

[Dominican Republic, 1871]: Superestitious burial ceremony in the Capi...

Burial in ossuary. Photo reproduction of watercolor. Watercolor by James E. Taylor. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Churches; Death Burial; Forts; Geogr.

The Wedding at the White House. The ceremony in the East Room--Rev. Dr. Tiffany declaring Mr. A.C.F. Sartoris and Miss Nellie Grant husband and wife / sketched by our special artist, Mr. Harry Ogden.

The Wedding at the White House. The ceremony in the East Room--Rev. Dr...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1874 June 6, cover, p. 193.

Kansas--burial at Fort Leavenworth, August 4th, of the remains of the officers of the Seventh United States Cavalry, killed with General Custer by Sitting Bull, at the Battle of Little Big Horn, June 25th, 1876 / from a sketch by J. Howell.

Kansas--burial at Fort Leavenworth, August 4th, of the remains of the ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1877, Sept. 8, title page.

[The water-carrying soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

[The water-carrying soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 8. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... more

[The launching ceremony of the Lutf-i Hümayun and Şahin-i Derya]

[The launching ceremony of the Lutf-i Hümayun and Şahin-i Derya]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. In album: Ships, naval schools and the Naval Fire Brigade, Istanbul and environs, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid ... more

New York City - funeral of the late Marshall O. Roberts, in Calvary P.E. Church, Fourth Avenue, September 14th

New York City - funeral of the late Marshall O. Roberts, in Calvary P....

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1880 October 2), p. 69. Reference copy may be in LOT 4445 C. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Death Funerals;... more

[The uniforms of the Fire Brigade soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

[The uniforms of the Fire Brigade soldiers of the Selamlık ceremony]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 9. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... more

[The opening ceremony of the Vezne Kapısı (Treasury Gate) in the  Imperial Topkapı Sarayı (palace)]

[The opening ceremony of the Vezne Kapısı (Treasury Gate) in the Impe...

Photograph possibly by Abdullah Frères. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 39. In album: Topkapı Sarayı, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Co... more

Storlien vid banans inviging av Tvärbanan Torpshammar - Riksgränsen.

Storlien vid banans inviging av Tvärbanan Torpshammar - Riksgränsen.

Storlien vid banans inviging av Tvärbanan Torpshammar - Riksgränsen.

Funeral of a little waif, Paris

Funeral of a little waif, Paris

(DLC/PP-1934:0044). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: Harper's weekly, 27:184 (March 24, 1883).

Funeral Car

Funeral Car

Horse-drawn wagon with coffin, City of Mexico. In album. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data.

[Two illustrations, one depicting couple lounging in front of fire place, another depicting Native Americans dancing or performing a ceremony and carrying weapons, one drinks from a bottle]

[Two illustrations, one depicting couple lounging in front of fire pla...

Caption for illus. at lower right reads: Social life in the occident. A western house-warming. Illus. in: Puck, 1886 Sept. 29, p. 69.

[Horse-drawn catafalque, Civil War veterans in parade, and spectators at funeral of Pres. Ulysses S. Grant. NYC]

[Horse-drawn catafalque, Civil War veterans in parade, and spectators ...

Repro. of wash drawing, copyrighted by J.I. Lloyd. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Parades; Death Funeral...; Veterans; Pres.

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Universitetshuset invigs, Uppsala 1887

Illustration of the Ceremony Issuing the Constitution (Kenpō happu shiki no zu)

Illustration of the Ceremony Issuing the Constitution (Kenpō happu shi...

Yōshū (Hashimoto) Chikanobu (Japanese, 1838–1912) Meiji period (1868–1912)

Funeral procession, Korea

Funeral procession, Korea

Casket being carried by group of men. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Korea. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption ca... more

Konfirmanter på Røros 1892

Konfirmanter på Røros 1892

Konfirmanter på Røros 1892

Konfirmanter på Røros 1893

Konfirmanter på Røros 1893

Konfirmanter på Røros 1893

Konfirmanter på Røros 1894

Konfirmanter på Røros 1894

Konfirmanter på Røros 1894

Stambanan genom övre Norrland invigs.

Stambanan genom övre Norrland invigs.

Stambanan genom övre Norrland invigs.

The funeral car

The funeral car

Ornate horse-drawn carriage. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). No. 89. Caption card tracings: Death Hearses; Cub... more