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De Terre motu

De Terre motu

Buildings moving and spire toppling in an earthquake. Illus. and text in: Margarita philosophica noua / Gregor Reisch. [Ex Argentoraco veteri, J. Gruningerus, 1515]. Published in: The tradition of science / Leo... more

Shocking earthquakes Charleston, (S. C.) Feb. 7, 1812. Yesterday morning, about half past 3 o'clock the inhabitants of his place were very much alarmed by another tremendous shock of an earthquake ... Boston----Printed and sold at the Printing-O

Shocking earthquakes Charleston, (S. C.) Feb. 7, 1812. Yesterday morni...

Verse.; Earthquake- Charleston S.C.; Imprint 2. 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 49... more

map from "Sketches of Louisville and its environs; including ... a Florula Louisvillensis ... To which is added an appendix, containing an accurate account of the earthquakes experienced here from the 16th December, 1811, to the 7th February, 1812, extracted principally from the papers of the late J. Brookes, Esq"

map from "Sketches of Louisville and its environs; including ... a Flo...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Sketches of Louisville and its environs; including ... a Florula Louisvillensis ... To which is added an appendix, containing an accurate account of the earthqua... more

U.S. Reports: Lessieur et al. v. Price, 53 U.S. (12 How.) 59 (1851)

U.S. Reports: Lessieur et al. v. Price, 53 U.S. (12 How.) 59 (1851)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 53; Howard Volume 12; December Term, 1851; Godfrey Lessieur, Abram Augustine and Mary W. his Wife, Thomas H. Dawson, Richard J. Watson and Sarah his Wife, and Palmelia E. Dawson... more

Ruins of the Church of Saint Domingo, Arequipa

Ruins of the Church of Saint Domingo, Arequipa

Photograph shows people standing on the rubble in interior of the Church of Saint Domingo. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

The principal square of Arequipa, after the earthquake

The principal square of Arequipa, after the earthquake

Photograph shows earthquake damage; in foreground, tents in main square to shelter residents. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

Arica, after the earthquake. No. 1

Arica, after the earthquake. No. 1

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

Arica after the earthquake. No. 2

Arica after the earthquake. No. 2

Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

Arica after the earthquake. No. 5

Arica after the earthquake. No. 5

Photograph shows earthquake rubble at the base of Morro de Arica. Photographs by Courret Hermanos Fotogs., Lima, Peru. Title from item. In album: Recuerdos del Peru, vol. 1.

Arequipa, after the earthquake, and the Volcano Misti

Arequipa, after the earthquake, and the Volcano Misti

Photograph shows people and mules in the rubble of Arequipa with the Volcano Misti in the background.

U.S. Reports: Carpenter v. Rannels, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 138 (1874)

U.S. Reports: Carpenter v. Rannels, 86 U.S. (19 Wall.) 138 (1874)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 86; Wallace Volume 19; October Term, 1873; Carpenter v. Rannels

A case for Mr. Bergh

A case for Mr. Bergh

No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860221.

U.S. Reports: Hammond v. Johnston, 142 U.S. 73 (1891)

U.S. Reports: Hammond v. Johnston, 142 U.S. 73 (1891)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 142; October Term, 1891; Hammond v. Johnston

U.S. Reports: Hammond v. Connecticut Life Ins. Co., 150 U.S. 633 (1893)

U.S. Reports: Hammond v. Connecticut Life Ins. Co., 150 U.S. 633 (1893...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 150; October Term, 1893; Hammond v. Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company / Hammond v. Gordon

Villingavatn farm (in Grafningur).

Villingavatn farm (in Grafningur).

Collection: Icelandic and Faroese Photographs of Frederick W.W. Howell, Cornell University Library..Title: Villingavatn farm (in Grafningur)...Date: ca. 1900..Place: Grafningur (Iceland)..Medium: collodion prin... more

Geysir mound and Blesi deposit.

Geysir mound and Blesi deposit.

Collection: Icelandic and Faroese Photographs of Frederick W.W. Howell, Cornell University Library..Title: Geysir mound and Blesi deposit...Date: ca. 1900..Place: Blesi (Haukadalur, Iceland : Geyser)..Medium: c... more

Panorama of San Francisco disaster

Panorama of San Francisco disaster

H78405 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Kilborn & Burn; May 31, 1906. Copyright claimant's address: Sacramento, Cal. This image is a copy photograph.

Home life among the refugees - a street of tents in the Presidio, San Francisco Disaster

Home life among the refugees - a street of tents in the Presidio, San ...

Stereo shows a couple at a makeshift camp table outside of their tent in the Presidio after the San Francisco earthquake in 1906. H80899 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 20651. Title from item. Exhibited: Documenting... more

[Man looking upward, San Francisco, after the earthquake and fire, 1906]

[Man looking upward, San Francisco, after the earthquake and fire, 190...

Buildings and debris in background. H81673 U.S. Copyright Office.

[Two men cleaning street, horse-drawn wagon and damaged buildings in the background, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake]

[Two men cleaning street, horse-drawn wagon and damaged buildings in t...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in lower right corner: 7. Published in: Viewpoints; a selection from the pictorial collections of the Library of Congress .... Washington : Library of Congress ..., 197... more

Camping in Jefferson Square

Camping in Jefferson Square

Photograph shows view from street of tent city in Jefferson Square, San Francisco, California, after earthquake and fire of April 18, 1906; horse-drawn cart with salvaged goods in the foreground. H76563 U.S. Co... more

[View "from the hilltop site of the Fairmont Hotel" showing ruins after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake]

[View "from the hilltop site of the Fairmont Hotel" showing ruins afte...

H79075 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. Panel 7 (from left) of 9 panel panoramic photograph. Photograph by Johannes B. Moller. Copyright Jun 7 1906 by Johannes B. Moller. Published in: Vie... more

Foot of Market Street, showing earthquake upheaval, San Francisco, Cal

Foot of Market Street, showing earthquake upheaval, San Francisco, Cal

Negative cracked across. "3201 A" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019202. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Turk St., from the corner of Market and Mason Sts., San Francisco, Cal

Turk St., from the corner of Market and Mason Sts., San Francisco, Cal

"3156" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019236. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bernhardt, Sarah, in carriage in San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906

Bernhardt, Sarah, in carriage in San Francisco after the earthquake an...

Title devised from Genthe's records. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. PR6 card; SF

Up Market St. from Montgomery St., San Francisco, Cal

Up Market St. from Montgomery St., San Francisco, Cal

"3168" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019204. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

San Francisco, April 18, 1906

San Francisco, April 18, 1906

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 120. Purc... more

Valencia St. Bet. 18 and 19th

Valencia St. Bet. 18 and 19th

Title: Valencia St. Bet. 18 and 19th..Alternative Title: Valencia Street Between 18th and 19th . .Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photog... more

Girl's High School Scott St.

Girl's High School Scott St.

Title: Girl's High School Scott St...Alternative Title: Girl's High School, Scott Street..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: ... more

Observatory, G.G. Park, S.F.

Observatory, G.G. Park, S.F.

Title: Observatory, G.G. Park, S.F...Alternative Title: Observatory, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco ..Creator: Stoddard ..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographi... more

High School Redwood City.

High School Redwood City.

Title: High School Redwood City...Alternative Title: High School, Redwood City..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin si... more

Hall of Justice

Hall of Justice

Title: Hall of Justice..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 15 x 20 cm...File: ag1982_0186sx_66_hallofjustice_... more

California St. From Kearney.

California St. From Kearney.

Title: California St. From Kearney...Alternative Title: California Street From Kearney..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: ge... more

Stanford Unit'y Palo Alto.

Stanford Unit'y Palo Alto.

Title: Stanford Unit'y Palo Alto...Alternative Title: Stanford University, Palo Alto..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gela... more

Dupont St. Chinatown.

Dupont St. Chinatown.

Title: Dupont St. Chinatown...Alternative Title: Dupont Street Chinatown..Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; ... more

Ruin At Palo Alto.

Ruin At Palo Alto.

Title: Ruin At Palo Alto...Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 15 x 20 cm...File: ag1982_0186sx_96_ruin_sm_opt... more

Palace Hotel.

Palace Hotel.

Title: Palace Hotel...Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 15 x 20 cm...File: ag1982_0186sx_61_palacehotel_sm_o... more

Valencia St.

Valencia St.

Title: Valencia St...Alternative Title: Valencia Street . .Creator: Stoddard [attrib.]..Date: 1906..Part Of: San Francisco earthquake..Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 15 x 20 c... more

Photograph of the West Front of the New Chronicle Building Showing Damage by the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, 1906

Photograph of the West Front of the New Chronicle Building Showing Dam...

Original Caption: Photograph of the West Front of the New Chronicle Building Showing Damage by the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, 1906..Created By: U.S. Senate. Committee on Printing. (12/15/1841 - 1946)..Fr... more

Photograph of St. Francis Hotel After the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, 1906

Photograph of St. Francis Hotel After the 1906 San Francisco Earthquak...

Original Caption: Photograph of St. Francis Hotel Showing the Clean Sweep of Fire in the Business Section of All Except Class A Steel Frame Buildings After the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, 1906..Created By: U... more

No. 4-Panorama o the fashionable shopping and retail districts as the camera sees them, from the top of the Fairmount Hotel

No. 4-Panorama o the fashionable shopping and retail districts as the ...

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. [Kytka, Theodore, copyr... more

Bernhardt, Sarah, in carriage in San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of 1906

Bernhardt, Sarah, in carriage in San Francisco after the earthquake an...

Title devised from Genthe's records. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. PR6 card; SF

From Kohl Bldg. south to the once great business centre of destroyed San Francisco, Cal.

From Kohl Bldg. south to the once great business centre of destroyed S...

Ruins of San Francisco after the earthquake and fire. H77735 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 8220. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, U-90537.

Ruins of San Francisco, 500 feet elevation above Hyde and Green Sts.

Ruins of San Francisco, 500 feet elevation above Hyde and Green Sts.

Copyright claimant's address: Chicago. Copyright deposit; Geo. R. Lawrence Co.; June 1906.

San Francisco earthquake and fire, April 18, 1906 /

San Francisco earthquake and fire, April 18, 1906 /

This film shows the aftermath of the San Francisco earthquake of April 18, 1906, and the devastation resulting from the subsequent three-day fire. The 8.3 magnitude earthquake struck at 5:12am and was centered ... more

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 2] /

Scenes in San Francisco, [no. 2] /

Panoramas filmed in the ruins of downtown San Francisco and outlying refugee camps following the 1906 earthquake and fire. A scene-by-scene description of the film: [Frame: 0102] Begins with a long, pan of down... more

[Palace Hotel on fire, San Francisco, California, during earthquake and fire of April 18, 1906]

[Palace Hotel on fire, San Francisco, California, during earthquake an...

Copyright by Pillsbure [i.e. Pillsbury] Picture Co. No. 10.