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Inner City, August 1973

Inner City, August 1973

Original Caption: Inner City, August 1973..U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-7488..Photographer: Swanson, Dick...Subjects:.Environmental protection.Natural resources.Philadelphia (Philadelphia ... More

12th century from "A topographical and historical description of the County of Worcester ... Illustrated with fourteen engravings and a map"

12th century from "A topographical and historical description of the C...

This image has been taken from scan 000348 from "A topographical and historical description of the County of Worcester ... Illustrated with fourteen engravings and a map". The title and subject terms of this im... More

13th century from "A topographical and historical description of the County of Worcester ... Illustrated with fourteen engravings and a map"

13th century from "A topographical and historical description of the C...

This image has been taken from scan 000275 from "A topographical and historical description of the County of Worcester ... Illustrated with fourteen engravings and a map". The title and subject terms of this im... More

Description of the manuscript by Gustav Friedrich Waagen from BL Add 24189, f. 2

Description of the manuscript by Gustav Friedrich Waagen from BL Add 2...

Transcription of the description of the manuscript, made while the book was in Samuel Woodburn's possession, by Gustav Friedrich Waagen, as published in 1838 by John Samuel Murray. Image taken from f. 2 of Illu... More

Description of the manuscript by Gustav Friedrich Waagen from BL Add 24189, f. 2v

Description of the manuscript by Gustav Friedrich Waagen from BL Add 2...

Transcription of the description of the manuscript, made while the book was in Samuel Woodburn's possession, by Gustav Friedrich Waagen, as published in 1838 by John Samuel Murray. Image taken from f. 2v of Ill... More

Description of a game of football from BL Royal 13 C VIII, f. 62v

Description of a game of football from BL Royal 13 C VIII, f. 62v

Text page recording the miracle of a young man who was injured playing football and then healed by Henry VI. Image taken from f. 62v of Miracles of Henry VI, comissioned by John Morgan, dean of Windsor from 148... More

Description of a game of football from BL Royal 13 C VIII, f. 63

Description of a game of football from BL Royal 13 C VIII, f. 63

Text page recording the miracle of a young man who was injured playing football and then healed by Henry VI. Image taken from f. 63 of Miracles of Henry VI, comissioned by John Morgan, dean of Windsor from 1485... More

Johannes Lerii's account of the description of the method the Indians use for "barbecuing" human flesh

Johannes Lerii's account of the description of the method the Indians ...

Indians barbecuing and eating parts of human bodies. Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 155. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption... More

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Indians: The typical compound of the Tuppin Inwa (prisoner being tortured)]

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Ind...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 70. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Indians: European prisoners being fried and eaten by the Tuppin Inwa]

[Illustrations of Johannes Staden's description of the Tuppin Inwa Ind...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, p. 56. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Description du pays armorique à pres Bretaigne.

Description du pays armorique à pres Bretaigne.

Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1

Description de l'Isle de l'Ascension. Pourtraigt de certaines herbes...

Description de l'Isle de l'Ascension. Pourtraigt de certaines herbes.....

View of Ascension Isle in S. Atlantic, showing "trombas" & Sargasso" seaweeds. Engraving by H. Linschoten. Illus. in: Histoire de la navigation ..., 1610, p. 230. This record contains unverified, old data from ... More

Description du pais des Hurons.

Description du pais des Hurons.

Shows part of Ontario extending from Georgian Bay on the north (Partie du Grand Lac des Hurons) to Lake Ontario on the south and from Lake Huron on the west to Lake Simcoe on the east (Lac Oventarenk). Relief s... More

A compleat description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts : 1st, the improved part from the surveys of Maurice Mathews & Mr. John Love : 2ly, the west part by Capt. Tho. Nairn : 3ly, a chart of the coast from Virginia to Cape Florida /

A compleat description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts : 1st, t...

Shows coastal area from North Carolina to Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Charles Town. Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... More

Vue et description de la ville de Meaco capitale du Japon avec d'autres particularitez du pays

Vue et description de la ville de Meaco capitale du Japon avec d'autre...

Prints shows views of Meaco (Kyoto) and Saccai (Sakai), scenes of Christians being tortured, a Japanese wedding ceremony, and a temple in Sakai, and a plan of Dejima trading island; also includes descriptions o... More

Bust of Hollar in a Circular Frame (published in Vertue's, Description of the Works of the Ingenious Delineator & Engraver, Wenceslaus Hollar)
Observations sur les antiquités de la ville d'Herculanum avec quelques reflexions sur la Peinture & la Sculpture des Anciens & une courte description de quelques Antiquités des environs de Naples

Observations sur les antiquités de la ville d'Herculanum avec quelques...

Charles Nicolas Cochin II (French, Paris 1715–1790 Paris)

The Inauguration of the Statue of Louis XV, Vignette on page 1, from Description des Travaux qui ont précédé. accompagné et suivi la fonte en bronze d'un seul jet de la Statue Equèstre de Louis XV le bien-aimé dressée sur les mémoires de M. Lempereur ancien Echevin.  Par M. Mariette, Honoraire amateur de l'Académie Royale de Peinture et Sculpture, A Paris de l'Imprimerie de P.G. Le Mercier

The Inauguration of the Statue of Louis XV, Vignette on page 1, from D...

Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, Paris 1736–1807 Paris)

Description of the pope. 1769. [Massachusetts 1769].Province of Massachusetts-Bay. The Honorable Harrison Gray, Esq; Treasurer and Receiver-general of His Majesty’s said Province. To the select-men or assessors of the town of district of [blan

Description of the pope. 1769. [Massachusetts 1769].Province of Massac...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Verse. 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; Por... More

L'art de former les jardins modernes, ou, L'art des jardins anglois : traduit de l'anglois : à quoi le traducteur a ajouté un discours préliminaire sur l'origine de l'art, des notes sur le texte, & une description détaillée des jardins de Stowe, accompagnée du plan

L'art de former les jardins modernes, ou, L'art des jardins anglois : ...

Reliure armoriee de l'epoque; maroquin rouge, triple cadre de filets avec fleurons aux angles et armes dores sur les plats, dos lisse entierement orne de motifs floraux dores, roulette doree interieure, tranche... More

A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the capes to Philadelphia /

A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact descri...

Scale ca. 1:275,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. Includes list of subscribers and "Tide table." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a... More

A chart of Delaware Bay and River, containing a full & exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the cape to Philadelphia.

A chart of Delaware Bay and River, containing a full & exact descripti...

Scale ca. 1:280,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and "Tide table." Accompanied by: Directions for navigating up Delaware-Bay from the capes to Reedy-Island by Capt... 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 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, with the subsequent disposition of both armies.

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

Scale ca. 1:85,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Pictorial map. Annotated in lower right corner in pencil: 2d impression. In lower margin: An account of the... More

Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte et entiére description des rivages, criques, havres, sondes, bas-sonds, sables et les gissements des marques les plus considérables du pays, depuis les caps James et May jusqu'à Philadelphie, suivant la carte originale,

Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte et entiér...

Scale ca. 1:31,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 700/1; 710/1

Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte et entiére description des rivages, criques, havres, sondes, bas-sonds, sables et les gissements des marques les plus considérables du pays, depuis les caps James et May jusqu'à Philadelphie, suivant la carte originale,

Carte de la baye et rivière de Délaware contenant une éxacte et entiér...

Scale ca. 1:31,000. Depths shown by soundings. From the publisher's Neptune americo-septentrional contenant les côtes. 1778-80. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... More

Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779.

Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description ...

Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library ... More

Who'll carry him to his grave? ... ; A description of some of Cock-Robin's acquaintance. The Nightingale ...

Who'll carry him to his grave? ... ; A description of some of Cock-Rob...

Reference copy may be in LOT 4442. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Illus. in: Cock Robin's Death and Funeral (Boston, 1780), pp. 4-5. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Fraktur of the Family of Joseph Smead

Fraktur of the Family of Joseph Smead

Original Caption: Fraktur of the Family of Joseph Smead, ca. 1861..U.S. National Archives’ ARC ID: 300024..Creator: Department of the Interior. Bureau of Pensions. (1849 - 1930)...Subjects:.Fraktur..Persistent... More

Voyages Pittoresque ou, Description des royaumes de Naples et de Sicile

Voyages Pittoresque ou, Description des royaumes de Naples et de Sicil...

Written by Jean Claude Richard, Abbé de Saint-Non (French, Paris 1727–1791 Paris)

Thomas Jefferson, February 8, 1786, Description Abbe Ruchon's Method of Engraving
General Description or Africa relative to it's Geographical Subdivisión, Trade, Produce, & c
A description of the situation and plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 /

A description of the situation and plan of the city of Washington : no...

Text only; does not include map. "London, York Hotel, Bridge-street, Black-friars, March 12, 1793." LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ... More

A description of a monument designed to perpetuate the memory of American liberty [Feb. 14, 1795].

A description of a monument designed to perpetuate the memory of Ameri...

Imprint 1. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 222, Folder 3. Copy scanned: 1

Phoenomenon [Cut] That beautiful full blooded stallion lately imported by Lang, Brierly & Co. from England, will stand for covering this season at the stable of Maj. Thomas Leavett, of Northampton. [Description of the horse] Stabling and pasturi

Phoenomenon [Cut] That beautiful full blooded stallion lately imported...

Imprint 3.; Advertisemtnt.; Horse racing. 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 89, Folder 20.

Fraktur of the Family of Jacob Esser

Fraktur of the Family of Jacob Esser

Original Caption: Fraktur of the Family of Jacob Esser, ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’ ARC ID: 300210..Creator: Department of the Interior. Bureau of Pensions. (1849 - 1930)...Subjects:.Fraktur..... More

David Rogers, New Jersey

David Rogers, New Jersey

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W1495, for David Rogers, New Jersey., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

John Devoe, New Jersey

John Devoe, New Jersey

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W20972 for John Devoe, New Jersey., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives... More

Alfred Hurlbutt, Connecticut

Alfred Hurlbutt, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W25804 for Alfred Hurlbutt, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... More

Isaiah Rowe, Connecticut

Isaiah Rowe, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R9043, for Isaiah Rowe, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

Ezekiel Osborn, Connecticut

Ezekiel Osborn, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W26600, for Ezekiel Osborn, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... More

Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania

Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W2842, for Christian Nichols, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National... More

John George Peiffer, Pennsylvania

John George Peiffer, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R8078, for John George Peiffer, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. Nation... More

John Moyer, Maryland

John Moyer, Maryland

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R7532, for John Moyer, Maryland., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’ ... More

Abner Lilly, Connecticut

Abner Lilly, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W15809, for Abner Lilly, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archi... More

Samuel Senter, New Hampshire

Samuel Senter, New Hampshire

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W15320, for Samuel Senter, New Hampshire., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... More

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000394 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

Map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

Map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000140 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

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map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000359 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000222 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

David Lockwood, Connecticut

David Lockwood, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W26223, for David Lockwood, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Ar... More

George Mitchell, Connecticut

George Mitchell, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W21807, for George Mitchell, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National A... More

John Tomlin, Virginia

John Tomlin, Virginia

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W6302, for John Tomlin, Virginia., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’... More

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

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map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000262 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and artificial. For the use of young persons.]"

map from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every...

This image has been taken from scan 000271 from "[England Delineated; or, a Geographical description of every county in England and Wales; with a concise account of its most important products, natural and arti... More

John Myers, New York

John Myers, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W24028, for John Myers, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’... More

Edward Mead, Connecticut

Edward Mead, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W25694, for Edward Mead, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archi... More

Edward Mead, Connecticut

Edward Mead, Connecticut

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R6450, for Edward Mead, Connecticut., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

John Hoagland, New Jersey

John Hoagland, New Jersey

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W464, for John Hoagland, New Jersey., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

Samuel Shade, Pennsylvania

Samuel Shade, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R9408, for Samuel Shade, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arch... More

Ebenezer Sumner

Ebenezer Sumner

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W19418, for Ebenezer Sumner., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archives’ ARC ... More

John Thompson, New York

John Thompson, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W18138, for John Thompson, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

Thaddeus Stockwell, Massachusetts

Thaddeus Stockwell, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W17877, for Thaddeus Stockwell, Massachusetts, ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. Nation... More

Ezekiel Hyatt, New York

Ezekiel Hyatt, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W28007, for Ezekiel Hyatt, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Archiv... More

James Platt, Massachusetts

James Platt, Massachusetts

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W18767, for James Platt, Massachusetts., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arc... More

Henry Sinsabaugh, New York

Henry Sinsabaugh, New York

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R9618, for Henry Sinsabaugh, New York., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arch... More

Nicholas Lott, Pennsylvania

Nicholas Lott, Pennsylvania

Original Caption: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File W3148, for Nicholas Lott, Pennsylvania., ca. 1800 - ca. 1900..U.S. National Arc... More