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A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their several communications with the navigable waters of the new province on the river Ohio.

A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their seve...

Scale ca. 1:950,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

A Plan of the intented Canal & River Navigation from Thrinkston Bridge to Leicester : shewing its communications with the River Wreak to Meltin, and Likewise (by means of the rivers Soar & Trent) with the Grand Trunk and Erewash Canals [Mapa]

A Plan of the intented Canal & River Navigation from Thrinkston Bridge...

Escala gráfica de 20 millas [= 47 cm]. localizada en los márgenes del documento. Orientado con lis en cuadrante

Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing the situation of the principal towns, viz. Columbia [i.e. Washington, D.C.], Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Newport, Rhode Island, Boston & Montreal, also their several communications with respect to Lake Ontario.

Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada shewing ...

Item 32 in exhibit, "City of magnificent distances, the nation's capital," that was presented in 1991 at Library of Congress. Map incorrectly locates "Columbia" (Washington, D.C.) on Shenandoah River Available ... more

Plan of the proposed Rochdale Canal : with its various Communications [Mapa]

Plan of the proposed Rochdale Canal : with its various Communications ...

Presenta el área comprendida entre Garstang y Hornsey, y entre Shewsbury y Crowland

Carte des communications d'Azua á Neybe et a St. Juan, dreffee d'apres une Reconnaissance Militaire Faite par ordre du Général en chef les 15 et 21 de Frimaire an XIII /

Carte des communications d'Azua á Neybe et a St. Juan, dreffee d'apres...

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the right. Insets: Plan des ouvrages a construire au lieu dit Posteroban, au Paffage de la Riv. sur le Chemin de Neybe a Azua and Plan des ouvrages au lieu du el... more

map from "[An account of the natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific Ocean, with an original grammar of their language ... compiled ... from the ... communications of W. M. ... by J. Martin.]"

map from "[An account of the natives of the Tonga Islands in the South...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from volume 01 of "[An account of the natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific Ocean, with an original grammar of their language ... compiled ... from the ...... more

Mr. Simpson the artist

Mr. Simpson the artist

William Simpson, full-length portrait, reclining on a rock, facing slightly right. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: Gernsheim, Roger Fenton, photographer of the Crimean War: His photographs a... more

map from "On Metropolitan Communications and Improvements"

map from "On Metropolitan Communications and Improvements"

This image has been taken from scan 000037 from "On Metropolitan Communications and Improvements". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Librar... more

Memorial of Henry O'Rielly concerning military roads or "stockade routes," for protecting travellers and settlers, facilitating mail and telegraph communications through vast interior territories, and rendering the United States independent of t

Memorial of Henry O'Rielly concerning military roads or "stockade rout...

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 23e.

Signal station

Signal station

Title inscribed above image. Inscribed upper right: 4 Formerly Waud no. C-76. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1003) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South

Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographe...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown. Title from Milhollen and Mugridge. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information abou... more

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South]

[Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photograph...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown.

[Signaling from treetop]

[Signaling from treetop]

One signaller at top of tower, second climbing tree. Formerly attributed to Alfred R. Waud, with the call number DRWG/US - Waud, no. 1072 (A size). Title devised. Inscribed left margin: My man too big. Tree 60 ... more

Frank Vaughan

Frank Vaughan

Casual seated portrait of correspondent for the N.Y. Herald. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-89. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1016) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Stereograph shows a group of men standing next to wagons labeled "Sam A. Cooley U.S. Photographer Department of the South", with a camera on the left, and two African American men employed as drivers. Title fro... more

The Eagle's nest The Union! it must and shall be preserved.

The Eagle's nest The Union! it must and shall be preserved.

Print shows American eagle in its nest of the American flag, which holds 34 eggs representing the states; the eggs representing the Southern states are cracked, rotten, or have various animals being hatched fro... more

Howard, New York Times

Howard, New York Times

Bust portrait. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-110. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1037) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

[Sketch of U.S. Army Signal Corps observation and signal tower]

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Silsbee, Case & Co. Photograph Artists, 299 1/2 Washington St., Boston.

Reading the war news in Broadway, New York / /from a sketch by our special artist.

Reading the war news in Broadway, New York / /from a sketch by our spe...

Illustration from: Illustrated London news, 1861.

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battle at Fair Oaks

Professor Lowe dictating a dispatch to Gen. McClellan during the battl...

Title from item. Exhibited: "The Civil War in America" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2012-2013.

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

Group of soldiers relaxing around a house with signal towers mounted over chimneys. Title inscribed below image. Possibly by William Waud. Inscribed below title: The birth place of Wm. Henry Harrison now used a... more

Camp of Signal corps nr. Yorktown

Camp of Signal corps nr. Yorktown

Title inscribed below image. Inscribed lower left: Lt's. Adams & Daniels. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.180) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, ...

Page in book lists number, title, and photographer for illustrations of Meade's campaign; photographers include Timothy H. O'Sullivan, James F. Gibson, and Alexander Gardner. Title devised by Library staff. In ... more

The Army telegraph - setting up the wire during an action The Army telegraph - the operator at work / / sketched by Mr. A.R. Waud.  A signal station at night / sketched Mr. Theodore R. Davis.

The Army telegraph - setting up the wire during an action The Army tel...

3 illustrations in: Harper's weekly, 1863 Jan. 24, p. 53.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Signal tower Fort Reno D.C. / Lt. J.R. Underdunk(?), U.S.A. del.

Drawing shows signal tower constructed at Fort Reno in Washington, D.C.

Headquarters, New York Herald, Army of the Potomac, Bealton / negative by T.H. O'Sullivan, positive by A. Gardner.

Headquarters, New York Herald, Army of the Potomac, Bealton / negative...

Photograph showing the war correspondents of the New York Herald gathered at their camp headquarters near the Army of the Potomac in Bealeton, Virginia. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war... more

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia

Listing of illustrations of General Meade's campaign in Pennsylvania, ...

Page in book lists number, title, and photographer for illustrations of Meade's campaign; photographers include Timothy H. O'Sullivan, James F. Gibson, and Alexander Gardner. Title devised by Library staff. In ... more

[Signal tower on roof of house]

[Signal tower on roof of house]

Signed lower right: ARW. Title devised. Inscribed lower right: Oct 1863. Formerly Waud no. C-164. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1091) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Field telegraph battery wagon / negative by David Knox, positive by A. Gardner.

Field telegraph battery wagon / negative by David Knox, positive by A....

Photograph showing the wagon in which the battery used to power the field telegraph system was carried. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & ... more

The press, the field, the sketchbook / Th. Nast.

The press, the field, the sketchbook / Th. Nast.

Illustration shows various scenes showing a Harper's Weekly correspondent and artist at work in the field, sketching views and gathering information on the battlefield, in camp, and of contraband; two medallion... more

[U.S. military telegraph operators in front of Petersburg, Virginia]

[U.S. military telegraph operators in front of Petersburg, Virginia]

Seven men posed in camp. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 478.

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portrait, seated on camp stools, facing each other]

[James Walker and Theodore Davis, Civil War artists, full-length portr...

Inscription on verso: Very truly yours, James Walker. In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White Geary, comp. 1861-1865], no. 161, surrogate p. 40 (lower left). Surroga... more

Appearance of the Union and Rebel lines at the "Front," from the Parapet of Fort Fisher, Mar. 28 showing the territory gained by the 2nd and 6th, Army Corps after the rebel attack on the 25th inst., with Petersburgh [sic] in the distance / 3 miles only / on the right

Appearance of the Union and Rebel lines at the "Front," from the Parap...

Landscape, with small figures indicating pickets, and cheveaux de frieze. A signal tower in tree in foreground. Title inscribed on verso. Inscribed below title on verso: Mem = It will be well to delinate the Pi... more

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Maitre et valet! / Faustin ; lith. Lemaire et Fils. 61, r. de Clèry.

Print shows Napoleon III dressed as a monk and Louis Jules Trochu dressed as a member of the clergy, tied to a post labeled "L'homme de Sedan L'homme de Paris." Title from item. Illus. from: Actualite par Faust... more

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

The newspaper correspondent. News of the battle E. Forbes

Print shows a newspaper reporter on horseback racing down a dirt road through a wooded area, with news of a battle. Title from item. Signed on plate on lower right corner. Printed at bottom center: Plate 11. Pu... more

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

A thirsty crowd Newspapers for the Army. The race for camp E. Forbes

Print shows two scenes, at top, a large group of soldiers, many of them zouaves, crowding at the entrance to a stone springhouse waiting to get a drink of water, a covered wagon exits on the left; at bottom, th... more

Carte de l'Europe politique & commerciale : avec toutes les communications maritimes des cinq parties du monde, par paquebots indiquant tous les chémins de fer et les modifications actuelles des frontieres des etats d'orient d'aprés le Congrés de Berlin et les puissances consentantes [Mapa]

Carte de l'Europe politique & commerciale : avec toutes les communicat...

Escalas gráficas de 600 kilómetros [= 9,7 cm], 75 millas alemanas 370 millas inglesas, 80 leguas españolas, 75 millas de Prusia, 450 verstas, 45 millas suecas y 300 millas turcas. Coordenadas referidas al merid... more

Interview between Grant and Pemberton

Interview between Grant and Pemberton

Print shows Union General Ulysses S. Grant and Confederate General John C. Pemberton discussing the terms of the capitulation of Vicksburg, bringing to an end the Union siege of the city.

U.S. Reports: Western Union Telegraph Co. v. James, 162 U.S. 650 (1896)

U.S. Reports: Western Union Telegraph Co. v. James, 162 U.S. 650 (1896...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 162; October Term, 1895; Western Union Telegraph Company v. James

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff, inspecting railway construction

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff, i...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Western Union Telegraph Co. v. Indiana, 165 U.S. 304 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Western Union Telegraph Co. v. Indiana, 165 U.S. 304 (18...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 165; October Term, 1896; Western Union Telegraph Company v. Indiana

Secret service by Wm. Gillette.

Secret service by Wm. Gillette.

Caption: We must leave out something or we can't telegraph! Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." No. 7447. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff beside train, enroute to Moscow

Prince Hilkoff, Minister of Ways and Communications, with his staff be...

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

The yellow pest - putting its nose into everything / Dalrymple.

The yellow pest - putting its nose into everything / Dalrymple.

Print shows President William McKinley sitting at a desk, holding a large paper that shows "President McKinley's War Policy". A newspaper reporter, most likely Joseph Pulitzer", leaning through an open window a... more

Putting yellow journalism in its place / Keppler.

Putting yellow journalism in its place / Keppler.

Print shows General William R. Shafter holding up a diminutive newspaper reporter labeled "Yellow Journalism" and appears ready to drop him in the ocean. Title from item. Caption: The hero of Santiago has done ... more

"Wireless telegraphy" / Dalrymple.

"Wireless telegraphy" / Dalrymple.

Print shows John Bull labeled "England" standing on a rock labeled "South Africa", holding a sword in one hand and a British flag labeled "Good Will" in the other; he is looking back at Uncle Sam who is standin... more

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

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Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Minnesota

Communications: Radios - Minnesota

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Maryland

Communications: Radios - Maryland

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Arizona

Communications: Radios - Arizona

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

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Communications: Other - All States

Communications: Other - All States

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Communications: Radios - Washington

Communications: Radios - Washington

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Communications: Radios - Virginia

Communications: Radios - Virginia

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

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Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

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Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Other - All States

Communications: Other - All States

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Communications: Radios - Wyoming

Communications: Radios - Wyoming

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Communications: Radios - Washington

Communications: Radios - Washington

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Virginia

Communications: Radios - Virginia

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Minnesota

Communications: Radios - Minnesota

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Communications: Radios - Idaho

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Map of the island of Porto Rico showing the lines of signal communication, telegraph, telephone, and heliograph, operated by the Signals Corps, U.S. Army, with military posts.

Map of the island of Porto Rico showing the lines of signal communicat...

"Based on map furnished by the War Department, Adjuntant General Office, Military Information Division." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Communications: Radios - Oregon

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Communications: Telephones - All States

Communications: Telephones - All States

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History