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Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal Building, New York, New York

Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal B...

Artist: Theodore Roszak, 1970. Bronze. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title information, date, and subject note provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photogr... more

Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarters at a meeting of the Homeland Security Council, with him at the head of the table is the President of the Council, John O. Brennen.  June 1 marks the beginning of hurricane season and Mr. Obama was briefed by Federal Agencies and Departments that respond to Hurricanes.  FEMA/Bill Koplitz

Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarte...

The original database describes this as: Title: President Obama visits FEMA headquarters Production Date: 05/29/2009 Caption: Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarters at a mee... more

A map of the Federal Territory from the western boundary of Pennsylvania to the Scioto River

A map of the Federal Territory from the western boundary of Pennsylvan...

Scale ca. 1:650,000. "Longitude west from Philadelphia." LC copy annotated in black ink. Shows lands granted to Army companies and the proposed town of Marietta, Ohio. Includes historic notes and inset "A plan ... more

George Mason, May 31, 1787. Notes on Representation, State and Federal Government.

George Mason, May 31, 1787. Notes on Representation, State and Federal...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[United States Capitol ("Federal Capitol"), Washington, D.C. Preliminary elevations]

[United States Capitol ("Federal Capitol"), Washington, D.C. Prelimina...

Inscription: No. 1 Com. federal Capitol. Original & incompleat sketches of two sections drawn from No 14 & 15. S. Hallet.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "Plan of the city of Washington and Territory of Columbia" and a dedication. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ra... more

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Scattered holes and general deterioration. Includes "Plan of the city... more

Member of Congress. William Loughton Smith The importance of this city in the federal scale and the immense revence it pours into the federal coffers, would seem to entitle it to some share in the Federal Councils; yet strange to tell, it is rep

Member of Congress. William Loughton Smith The importance of this city...

Political campaign.; Smith, William Loughton.; 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; Po... more

Salem Federal meeting. Salem, Friday March 25, 1808. Agreeable to previous notifications there was a very numerous and a very respectable meeting of the Federalists of this and the neighbouring towns at Concert Hall on Wednesday evening last ...

Salem Federal meeting. Salem, Friday March 25, 1808. Agreeable to prev...

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 48, Folder 10.

Federal proceedings in Salem. Friday evening, March 30, 1810. At a meeting of the Federal Republicans at Washington-Hall, Jacob Ashton, Esq. moderator, Mr. John Jenks, secretary ... The arrangements of the election having been completed, the fol

Federal proceedings in Salem. Friday evening, March 30, 1810. At a mee...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign.; Title. 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, Folder 2.

Let every Federalist do his duty, and Masschusetts will yet be saved!!! Federal republicans! Boston, April 1811.

Let every Federalist do his duty, and Masschusetts will yet be saved!!...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign. 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... more

At a numerous meeting of the Federal Republicans Citizens of the City of Albany, convened at Bement's Albany  Coffee-House on Thursday evening, April 25, 1816 ... Resolved unanimously. That this meeting cheerfully concur in the nomination of the

At a numerous meeting of the Federal Republicans Citizens of the City ...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 2.00. 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 ... more

Federal republican meeting. On Tuesday evening last, a very full meeting of the Federal electors of the City of Boston, constituted by a large deputation from each ward, was holden for the purpose of taking such measures as should be deemed expe

Federal republican meeting. On Tuesday evening last, a very full meeti...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign. 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 53, Folder 21.

portrait from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution"

portrait from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, a...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution". The title and subject terms of this im... more

New York City from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution"

New York City from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New Yo...

This image has been taken from scan 000514 from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution". The title and subject terms of this im... more

New York City from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution"

New York City from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New Yo...

This image has been taken from scan 000305 from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution". The title and subject terms of this im... more

map from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution"

map from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and St...

This image has been taken from scan 000031 from "History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the adoption of the Federal Constitution". The title and subject terms of this im... more

Sketch of the Confederate and Federal lines around Petersburg /

Sketch of the Confederate and Federal lines around Petersburg /

Sun print. Photocopy (positive). Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 610 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Smoke-stack of Confederate iron-clad Virginia on wharf at Richmond, Va., showing effect of shot in attack on Federal batteries on James River

Smoke-stack of Confederate iron-clad Virginia on wharf at Richmond, Va...

No. B223. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861, Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run. Casemate no. 2

Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861, Federal...

No. 4375. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Hand written on verso: "See Miller, vol. 7, p. 27". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The Civil War in America--drumming out a soldier of the Federal Army through the streets of Washington / from a sketch by our special artist.

The Civil War in America--drumming out a soldier of the Federal Army t...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1861 Dec. 28, p. 666.

Group of Federal soldiers
Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Va., used as a hospital for Federal wounded

Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Va., used as a hospital for Federal wound...

Title from item. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes... more

Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861, Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run, Casemate no. 1

Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861, Federal...

No. 4376. Title from item. Mounted with one other photograph. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. I, page 165". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Federal entrenchments in front of Vicksburg

Federal entrenchments in front of Vicksburg

No. 8522. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Great battle at Bull's Run between the Federal Army, commanded by Major-General McDowell, and the Rebel army under Jefferson Davis, Gen. Beauregard and Gen. Johnston, Sunday, July 21, 1861 - advance of the Federal Troops [Artist sketching in foregrd.]

Great battle at Bull's Run between the Federal Army, commanded by Majo...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 12, no. 298 (1861 Aug. 3), p. 180. Typographical error on caption corrected.

"Jewels" found at Alexandria, by the Federal Army; consisting of chains, bracelets, and anklets. Supposed to have belonged to the "First Families" of Virginia / S.C. Upham, 310 Chestnut St.

"Jewels" found at Alexandria, by the Federal Army; consisting of chain...

Picture shows shackles, leg irons and handcuffs. Title from item. Gladstone's inventory code and notes: Envelope 11; leg and arm slave shackles. Purchase; William A. Gladstone; 1995; (DLC/PP-1995:113.231) Gener... more

Federal entrenchments across Plank Road about one mile west of Chancellorsville

Federal entrenchments across Plank Road about one mile west of Chancel...

No. 4994. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs with general caption: Battle-field of Chancellorsville. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. 2, page 119. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run, Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861

Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run, Castle Pinkney [i.e....

Photograph shows group from the 69th New York Infantry (Fighting 69th), some seated, others standing in the rear, facing front. A sign above the door, No. 7 Musical Hall, 444th Broadway. No. 4374. Title from i... more

Sketch of the country occupied by the Federal & Confederate Armies on the 18th & 21st July 1861

Sketch of the country occupied by the Federal & Confederate Armies on ...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 566 Confederate imprint. Shows troop positions, notes concerning battle, roads, "Orange & Alexandria R.R.," vegetation, houses, names of residents, and drainage. In... more

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1 near Farnhold's house, mounting one 200 pdr. and ten 100 pdr. rifled guns

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1 near Farnhold's house, mounti...

No. 94. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run, Castle Pinkney [i.e. Pinckney], Charleston, S.C., August 1861

Federal prisoners captured at battle of Bull Run, Castle Pinkney [i.e....

Photograph shows Confederate soldiers above watching Union prisoners below in the yard. No. 4375. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "See Miller vol. 7, p. 4". Mounted with one other photograph. Gift; Col.... more

Federal flag-of-truce boat NEW YORK, at Aikens Landing, waiting for exchanged prisoners

Federal flag-of-truce boat NEW YORK, at Aikens Landing, waiting for ex...

Caption card tracings: Aikens Landing; Civil War, 1861-1865 Prisoners; CW Ships; CW Truces; Shelf. ? Virginia?

[Composite of scenes of] Our cotton campaign in South Carolina - gathering, ginning, packing and shipping the cotton crops of the Sea Island Royal, by the Federal Army, under General Sherman

[Composite of scenes of] Our cotton campaign in South Carolina - gathe...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1862 Feb. 15, pp. 200-201. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397K. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Plantation... more

[Soldier standing at graves of Federal soldiers, along stone fence, at Burnside Bridge, Antietam, Maryland]

[Soldier standing at graves of Federal soldiers, along stone fence, at...

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). LC-B815-585.

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1, near Farnhold's house, mounting one 200 pdr. and ten 100 pdr. guns

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1, near Farnhold's house, mount...

No. 4225. Title from item. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, [D.C.]: Philp & Solomons, [1865-66], v. 1, no. 12. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The Civil War in America--Naval engagement in Hampton Roads: the Confederate iron-plated steamer Merrimac (or Virginia) running into the Federal sloop Cumberland / from a sketch by T. Nast.

The Civil War in America--Naval engagement in Hampton Roads: the Confe...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1862 April 5, p. 327.

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Federal Battery No. 4 mounting ten 13 inch mortars

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Federal Battery No. 4 mounting ten 13 inch mort...

No. 4178. Title from item. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, [D.C.]: Philp & Solomons, [1865-66], v. 1, no. 14. Hand written on verso: Miller,... more

The true guide on the situation. Executive mansion. Washington, November 27, 1862. Hon. Geo. F. Shepley, Military governor of Louisiana. Dear Sir: Dr. Kennedy, bearer of this, has some apprenhension that Federal officers, not citizens of Louisia

The true guide on the situation. Executive mansion. Washington, Novemb...

The true guide of the situation. 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 234, Folder 21.

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Views of Federal Battery, No. 4

Siege of Yorktown, Va. Views of Federal Battery, No. 4

Soldiers with three 13 inch mortars. LC-B811-375. Civil War Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Original glass negative no.: LC-B811-375. Caption card ... more

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1

Siege of Yorktown. Federal Battery No. 1

No. 4179. Title from item. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. V, p. 23. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, [D.C.]: Philp & Solomons, [1865-66]... more

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day

Photographs show dead soldiers, horses, and a donkey on the battlefield at Gettysburg. Nos. 242, 243, 234, 226, 274, 266. Title from item. Forms part of Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eaton Collection)

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day, Gettysburg, Pennsylv...

Title from item. No. 243. Civil War Photograph Collection.

portrait from "The History of the War for the preservation of the Federal Union ... interwoven with which are sketches of the lives and characters of prominent leaders on both sides, etc"

portrait from "The History of the War for the preservation of the Fede...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "The History of the War for the preservation of the Federal Union ... interwoven with which are sketches of the lives and characters of prominent leaders on both ... more

[Civil War envelope from Private G.H. Fellows, Fort Federal Hill, Baltimore, Md., to Captain Joel B. Baker, Warrens Corners, Niagara Co., N.Y.]

[Civil War envelope from Private G.H. Fellows, Fort Federal Hill, Balt...

Envelope shows view of Fort Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland. Title devised by Library staff. Bears cancelled three cent stamp. Found with letter processed as LOT 14043-3, no. 32. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; ... more

A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a circle of 12 miles showing the numerous forts, batteries and the range of their fire, and the various obstacles that impede the approach of the Federal army, also, the principal towns & plantations, in the immediate vicinity of Richmond, together with several of the battle fields of 1862.

A complete map of Richmond and its fortifications within a circle of 1...

Scale ca. 1:54,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 628 "As a guide to note the approach of the Federal army, this map is invaluable, as the plan of its fortifications is taken from a correct drawing of a Southern... more

Battlefield of Gettysburg. Bodies of dead Federal soldiers on the field of the first day's battle

Battlefield of Gettysburg. Bodies of dead Federal soldiers on the fiel...

No. 964. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "See also B811-242". Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. II, p. 241". Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner.... more

The too confiding South drafting terms of peace with the Federal Government (see Richmond Papers, July 6, 7, 8)

The too confiding South drafting terms of peace with the Federal Gover...

Cartoon showing man seated on gunpowder keg writing on paper. Skull and graves on ground and bomb labeled "Gettysburg" and fists labeled "Vicksburg" in sky behind him. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekl... more

Gettysburg Battlefield. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1st, 2d & 3d 1863 by the Federal and Confederate armies commanded respectively by Genl. G. G. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee.

Gettysburg Battlefield. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1st, 2d ...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Cover title: Gettysburg Battlefield directory, with index. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 324.2 Includes "Plan of the soldiers national cemetary." Accompanied by: Gettysburg Bat... more

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Federal dead on the field of battle of first day, Gettysburg, Pennsylv...

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 242. Variant print in Gardner's Photographic Sketch book of the War, v. 1, p . 36 has the title "A harvest of death, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania." Original glass negative is: L... more

Attack on Federal fleet at Galveston, January 1, 1863.

Attack on Federal fleet at Galveston, January 1, 1863.

From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 314. Indexed: eighteen positions of ships are... more

Gettysburg battle-field. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2d & 3d, 1863 by the Federal and Confederate armies, commanded respectively by Genl. G. G. Meade and Genl. Robert E. Lee /

Gettysburg battle-field. Battle fought at Gettysburg, Pa., July 1st, 2...

LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 324 Inset: Plan of the Soldiers National Cemetery. Uncolored. 6 x 12 cm. Endorsed (facsim.): I have examined Col. Bachelder's isometrical drawing of teh battle field of Gettysburg a... more

Battlefield of Gettysburg. Bodies of dead Federal soldiers on the field of the first day's battle

Battlefield of Gettysburg. Bodies of dead Federal soldiers on the fiel...

Title from item. No. 946. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. II, p. 243". Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866... more