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Topic: columbus

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[Ferdinand II, King of Spain, pointing across Atlantic to where Columbus is landing with three ships amid large group of Indians]

[Ferdinand II, King of Spain, pointing across Atlantic to where Columb...

Reference copy filed in P&P Biog. File under Fernando V. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Portrait of a Man, Said to be Christopher Columbus (born about 1446, died 1506)

Portrait of a Man, Said to be Christopher Columbus (born about 1446, d...

Painted in Rome by one of the outstanding Venetian masters of the High Renaissance, this badly damaged portrait purports to show Christopher Columbus. The inscription identifies him as "the Ligurian Colombo, th... more

[Columbus landing on Hispaniola, Dec. 6, 1492; greeted by Arawak Indians]

[Columbus landing on Hispaniola, Dec. 6, 1492; greeted by Arawak India...

Engraving by DeBry. Illus. in: DeBry, America, pt. 4, plate IX. Reference copy may be in Biog. File. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RBD?; Columbus; Indians; Haiti.

Columbus Breaking the Egg

Columbus Breaking the Egg

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Columbus Breaking the Egg

Columbus Breaking the Egg

William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Hesper appearing to Columbus in prison / drawn by Smirke : engraved by Anker Smith.

Hesper appearing to Columbus in prison / drawn by Smirke : engraved by...

Columbus chained to prison wall, mythological figure with star above head appearing in doorway.

Columbus Breaking the Egg

Columbus Breaking the Egg

Dent (British, active ca. 1800)

Proclamation. Executive office. Columbus, Ohio, July 3, 1862. Fellow-citizens. Another appeal to your patriotism has become necessary. The enemies of our government, now assembled at Richmond in hostile array, largely outnumbered any disposable

Proclamation. Executive office. Columbus, Ohio, July 3, 1862. Fellow-c...

0403d23 13 N. 43.; Rec. R. B. 12-1-43.; On verso: 0403 C 23 13 N 43. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera C... more

To the public, and patrons of the Columbus sentinel. The card of John A. Bryan, which appeared in the Columbus Sentinel, on the 14th ult., seems to require of me at this time some notice ... J. R. Emrie. Columbus, April 15, 1833.

To the public, and patrons of the Columbus sentinel. The card of John ...

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 136, Folder 13a.

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, having compelled the unfortunate inhabitants to abondon their homes, in such haste as to deprive them of the power of furnishing themselves with the necessities of life- and we

To the ladies of Columbus. The late excitement in the Indian nation, h...

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 136, Folder 20.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed Columbus & Pensacola Rail Road, accompanying the report of Major J. D. Graham, U.S. Topographical Engr. Feb. 6th, 1836; drawn chiefly from the original surveys in the Gen. Land Office at Washington by Wm. R. Palmer, U.S. Asst. Civil Engr.

A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed ...

Map of southern Alabama and part of western Florida showing roads, cities, and drainage. Scale ca. 1:800,000. At head of title: No. 1. From Letter from the Secretary of War. LC Railroad maps, 388 Description de... more

Christopher Columbus from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]"

Christopher Columbus from "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land...

This image has been taken from scan 000020 from volume 10 of "De Aardbol. Magazijn van hedendaagsche land- en volkenkunde ... Met platen en kaarten. [Deel 4-9 by P. H. W.]". The title and subject terms of this ... more

First Premium Design for the Capitol of Ohio at Columbus by Walter of Cincinnati

First Premium Design for the Capitol of Ohio at Columbus by Walter of ...

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

The Second Premium Design for the Capitol of Ohio, Columbus

The Second Premium Design for the Capitol of Ohio, Columbus

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Tower of London from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Northmen, five hundred years before Columbus ... Fourth edition, with additions"

Tower of London from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Nor...

This image has been taken from scan 000032 from "A Lecture on the Discovery of America by the Northmen, five hundred years before Columbus ... Fourth edition, with additions". The title and subject terms of thi... more

Design for the Capitol of Ohio, Columbus

Design for the Capitol of Ohio, Columbus

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Study for "The Landing of Columbus on San Salvador, October 12, 1492": Roderigo Sánchez of Segovia

Study for "The Landing of Columbus on San Salvador, October 12, 1492":...

Vanderlyn made numerous figure and costume studies for his monumental painting “The Landing of Columbus on San Salvador, October 12, 1492,” executed in Paris in 1839-46 for the United States Capitol. Vanderlyn ... more

map from "Amerikas upptäckande genom Norrmännerne, 500.å före Columbus ... Öfversatt, med tillägg och anmärk ningar af W. Malm [from the German work, entitled “Island, Hvitramannaland, Grönland und Vinland”]"

map from "Amerikas upptäckande genom Norrmännerne, 500.å före Colu...

This image has been taken from scan 000167 from "Amerikas upptäckande genom Norrmännerne, 500.å före Columbus ... Öfversatt, med tillägg och anmärk ningar af W. Malm [from the German work, entitled “Isla... more

Columbus / painted by J.M.W. Turner R.A. ; engraved for the Eclectic Museum by John Sartain.

Columbus / painted by J.M.W. Turner R.A. ; engraved for the Eclectic M...

Print shows an anxious Christopher Columbus standing on the deck of his ship at night, under a crescent moon, searching the horizon for any sign of land. There appear to be two figures in the dark clouds direct... more

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]"

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from...

This image has been taken from scan 000078 from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]". The title and subject terms of thi... more

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]"

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from...

This image has been taken from scan 000238 from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]". The title and subject terms of thi... more

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]"

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from...

This image has been taken from scan 000052 from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]". The title and subject terms of thi... more

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]"

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from...

This image has been taken from scan 000428 from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]". The title and subject terms of thi... more

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]"

map from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from...

This image has been taken from scan 000454 from "[History of the United States of America, ... extending from the discovery of America by Columbus to the present time, etc.]". The title and subject terms of thi... more

Christopher Columbus from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biographical sketches of Col. Ebenezer Zane, Major Samuel M'Collach [and others] ... Illustrated by numerous engravings"

Christopher Columbus from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian ...

This image has been taken from scan 000027 from "History of the Early Settlement and Indian Wars of Western Virginia; embracing an account of the various expeditions in the West, previous to 1795. Also, biograp... 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.