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Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. ...

Jerome's preface to Pentateuch. Rosenwald 5 No file prints. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible O.T.

[Medieval universe, with heaven above, bands containing stars, and earth below]

[Medieval universe, with heaven above, bands containing stars, and ear...

Illus. in: Buch der natur / Konrad von Megenberg. Augsburg : Johann Bamier, 1481. Ref. copy in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 8.

Typus gramatic

Typus gramatic

Grammar represented as a woman with alphabet board and a key showing a youth the entrance to university building filled with students. Illus. in: Margarita philosophica / Gregor Reisch. Friburgi : I. Schott, 15... more

[German cupeling furnace with a brick dome and a cupeling hearth with iron hood, both used to separate metals from ores]

[German cupeling furnace with a brick dome and a cupeling hearth with ...

Illus. and text in: De la pirotechnia / Vannuccio Biringucci. Venetia : Per V. Roffinello, 1540, p. 58. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 180.

[Manfred seated and pointing to two knelling men with falcons]

[Manfred seated and pointing to two knelling men with falcons]

Illus. in: De arte venandi cum avibus / Friedrich II, Emperor of Germany. Augustae Vindelicorum, Apud I. Praetorium, 1596. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library o... more

Ein Kurtz--Jedoch nachdenktlich Bespräch--eines Fuches und Katzen

Ein Kurtz--Jedoch nachdenktlich Bespräch--eines Fuches und Katzen

A fox tied to a tree, a cat, lying as if dead, with a rat in its mouth, an open rat cage and rats; across the river, Magdeburg burns; text below image.

Abbildung der zwar hoch betrübten ...

Abbildung der zwar hoch betrübten ...

Mock funeral procession for the heavy imperial taxes levied on the Protestants but lost after the Protestant victory at Breitenfeld. A similar copy, with different text, is filed under PC 6 - 1632 (B size).

Der Warner

Der Warner

Anti-Catholic lampoon, in which a messenger warns of Jesuit schemes after the Catholic defeats on the field. Issued after Tilly's defeat at Rain on 15-16 April 1632.

Imperium Romano-Germanicum.

Imperium Romano-Germanicum.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

[The surprise attack on Maestreicht(?)] / H.B.

Troops of the White King advancing on the fortress Marxreich(?). Restrike of original woodcut from 1512-1516 edition. Illus. from: Der weiss kunig. Wein : Auf kosten J. Kurzböckens, 1775, pl. 195. Illustrated B... more

Map of the empire of Germany.

Map of the empire of Germany.

From: Kitchin, General atlas describing the whole universe. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

[French atrocities in Germany during Napoleonic War, 1796] / Wm. Wadsworth(?).

[French atrocities in Germany during Napoleonic War, 1796] / Wm. Wadsw...

Reference copy in LOT 7002. Illus. in: Aufrere, Anthony / The cannibals' progress; or ..., 1798, title page.

Der Gärtner

Der Gärtner

Print shows a man, the gardner, holding a basket of produce, standing next to many baskets of various fruits and vegetables, with watering can, rake, shovel, and a view of orchard on the right, in the backgroun... more

Der Buchbinder

Der Buchbinder

Print shows two men working at a bookbindery.

Der Gärber

Der Gärber

Print shows men working in a shop tanning leather. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Wagenbauer

Der Wagenbauer

Print shows two men working in a shop making a carriage. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Uhrmacher

Der Uhrmacher

Print shows a man making a small clock in a clock making shop.

Der Webstuhl

Der Webstuhl

Print shows a man weaving on a loom. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Papier

Papier

Print shows three men making paper; one standing at a vat with a screen, one working a press, and in the background, the third appears to be sizing the hand-made paper in a small vat before drying. Title from i... more

Der Schneider. Der Knopfmacher

Der Schneider. Der Knopfmacher

Print shows a tailor cutting cloth and two female(?) assistants sewing; on the right is a man making buttons. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Die Kunst Häringe einzusalzen

Die Kunst Häringe einzusalzen

Print shows men salting herring and packing in barrels on a wharf or the shore near a large sailing ship. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Böttcher

Der Böttcher

Print shows a cooper making a barrel. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Seife, Kerzen, Lichte

Seife, Kerzen, Lichte

Print shows four men working in a shop making soap and candles. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Sattler

Der Sattler

Print shows a man working in a shop making saddles and bridles. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Kürschner

Der Kürschner

Print shows two men working at a furrier's shop making fur coats and other garments. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Schumacher

Der Schumacher

Print shows two men working in a shoe shop. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Der Hutmacher

Der Hutmacher

Print shows three men working in a haberdashery or hat makers shop. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Das Oel

Das Oel

Print shows two men working a screw press for extracting oil and a man with a horse working a stone press in the background. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Die Fischerei

Die Fischerei

Print shows a fisherman holding oars, standing on the shore next to a lobster, eel, fish, and shellfish, with a man fishing from the opposite shore, a man with net in a boat, and large fishing boats in the bac... more

Castle and village of Stolzenfels

Castle and village of Stolzenfels

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 28, bottom right.

[Wassweburg mit ausreitenden soldaten im Kostüm des 17. Jahrhunderts]

[Wassweburg mit ausreitenden soldaten im Kostüm des 17. Jahrhunderts]

17th century soldiers riding over drawbridge of castle into forest. Title from: Carl Friedrich Lessing, 1808-1880 : Handzeichnungen aus dem Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio/USA : Ausstellung, 6. September, 2. Novemb... more

Castle of Rheinstein

Castle of Rheinstein

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 28, upper right.

Ruined castle. Rhine

Ruined castle. Rhine

Ruins of castle above Rhine River. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 28, upper left.

Martin Luther's house

Martin Luther's house

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 28, upper right.

The Haberstein

The Haberstein

Drawing shows travelers standing atop a pile of rocks in the woods in Germany near Wunsiedel in Bavaria. Wooden stairs lead to the top. Bayard Taylor traveled through Germany several times in his life, between ... more

Klinger's grotto

Klinger's grotto

Drawing shows travelers standing before a grotto in the woods in Germany. Bayard Taylor traveled through Germany several times in his life, between 1844 and his death in 1879, but the manuscript makes it clear ... more

[Boy carrying large basket on his back]

[Boy carrying large basket on his back]

Drawing shows a boy walking from the train station at Market Schorgast in Germany as he carries a large basket on his back with Taylor's luggage in it. Bayard Taylor traveled through Germany several times in hi... more

The tempest

The tempest

Drawing shows a wife chastising her husband as their maid scurries from the room. Bayard Taylor traveled through Germany several times in his life, between 1844 and his death in 1879, but the manuscript makes i... more

Kunst bringt Gunst L.R. ; gezeichnet von L. Richter ; J. Roloffs sc. ; geschnitten von J. Roloffs

Kunst bringt Gunst L.R. ; gezeichnet von L. Richter ; J. Roloffs sc. ;...

Print shows a scene in a village with a group of children gathered around a man performing a puppet show; also shows, on the left, an elderly woman merchant asleep in her makeshift kiosk and at right center the... more

Berchtesgarten

Berchtesgarten

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 48.

The Bastei, Saxon Switzerland

The Bastei, Saxon Switzerland

Cliffs over the Elbe river. In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, opposite p. 188. No. 356.

Konigsee

Konigsee

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 49.

Konigsee

Konigsee

In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, opposite p. 154. No. R18.

Konigsee

Konigsee

View of the Königsee with two men and a woman in foreground. In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, p. 153. No. R17.

Rhine. Lurlei rocks

Rhine. Lurlei rocks

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 29, lower right. No. B63.

[Letter, undated to Levi ]

[Letter, undated to Levi ]

J.B. [Johannes Brahms]. (statement of responsibility) Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Lev... more

An agreeable deputy

An agreeable deputy

(DLC/PP-1932:0051). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "German Political Leaders," Harper's magazine, 66:382 (Feb. 1883).

Erfurt, Dom, Aussen, Nordportal

Erfurt, Dom, Aussen, Nordportal

Exterior view of the north gate of Erfurt cathedral, Germany

["Osborne", royal yacht]

["Osborne", royal yacht]

Image shows the paddle steamer Royal Yacht of the Royal Navy, the HMY Osborne, participating in a procession to celebrate the opening of the Kiel Canal in Kiel, Germany. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015) ... more

[The castle, Hohenzollern, Germany]

[The castle, Hohenzollern, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "1810". Printed at bottom left: 1810. P.Z. - Hohenzollern. Forms part of: Views... more

Chained!! / Keppler.

Chained!! / Keppler.

Print shows the Roman god "Mars" bound to rocks, imprisoned with shackles and clamps labeled "Russo-German Commercial Treaty", fastened with spikes driven by Nicholas II of Russia and William II of Germany usin... more

Puzzled / Keppler.

Puzzled / Keppler.

Print shows William II, German Emperor, full-length portrait, standing among papers, looking puzzled, with a flame and a halo above his head, holding a long sheet of paper that lists successful U.S. military ca... more

A modern crusade without fire and sword; - will it end in a rival establishment? / J. S. Pughe.

A modern crusade without fire and sword; - will it end in a rival esta...

Print shows German emperor William II, wearing a two-tiered tiara, being welcomed by throngs of Arab muslims who carry a banner that proclaims "Allah is Great, and William His Prophet". Across a narrow body of ... more

The informal Dreibund / Keppler.

The informal Dreibund / Keppler.

Print shows Uncle Sam, John Bull, and Puck gathered around a table raising glasses in a toast to friendship, or alliance; also seated at the table is a female figure, possibly representing Germany, who may be p... more

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian and golden voiced singer, Al. H. Wilson in a new romantic German dialect comedy, The watch on the Rhine by Sidney R. Ellis.

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian an...

Caption: The sweetest of songs, "Love is all in all." Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4779. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection ... more

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian and golden voiced singer, Al. H. Wilson in a new romantic German dialect comedy, The watch on the Rhine by Sidney R. Ellis.

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian an...

D17414 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The swell brigade. Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4835. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collecti... more

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian and golden voiced singer, Al. H. Wilson in a new romantic German dialect comedy, The watch on the Rhine by Sidney R. Ellis.

Chas. H. Yale & Sidney R. Ellis present the German dialect comedian an...

Caption: Metz to the rescue. Created and "copyright, 1900, by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4834. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Visions of sauerkraut, Germany

Visions of sauerkraut, Germany

Mounds of cabbages sit by the street, as townspeople look on. 23084 U.S. Copyright Office. Sold only by agents of the Universal Photo Art Co. No. 7021. Copyright by C.H. Graves

Germany's "Katzenjammer" / Keppler.

Germany's "Katzenjammer" / Keppler.

Illustration shows William II, German Emperor, suffering from over-indulgence, sitting in a chair with a block of ice on his head with his crown on top and his feet in a tub of hot water; in a bucket in the for... more

Count Zeppelin - in Viktoria Louise; with his assistants and present minister

Count Zeppelin - in Viktoria Louise; with his assistants and present m...

Group portrait, left to right: Alfred Colsmann (general director of the Zeppelin company), next to Zeppelin, Dernburg, to his right Clemens Delbrück, and four other men in airship "Viktoria Luise." George Grant... more

Poker and tongs; or, how we've got to play the game

Poker and tongs; or, how we've got to play the game

Kaiser Wilhelm II and John Bull engage in a table game with miniature naval vessels and playing cards. The Kaiser holds cards in his hand and stares at the table while John Bull pushes his ships toward the cen... more

In the German jam closet / L.M. Glackens.

In the German jam closet / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows William II, Emperor of Germany, caught by Germania with his fingers in a jar of jam labeled "Buttinkeit Jam" that he has taken from a cupboard where other preserves are kept; on the shelves a... more

Poor John!

Poor John!

Dame Democracy with umbrella labeled "suffragette" and German military official or Kaiser confronting John Bull (Great Britain) while airplane with bomb hovers overhead. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabin... more

President Ebert of Germany, greeting the returned German prisoners

President Ebert of Germany, greeting the returned German prisoners

Title from item. Copyrighted by Press Illustrating Service. Forms part of: National Photo Company collection (Library of Congress)

The wolf / Keppler.

The wolf / Keppler.

Illustration shows the German Emperor labeled "Wilhelm" studying a "Map of England" spread out on a desk with other papers, one of which states "Germany's Commercial Future" with large question marks on it. On ... more

TR's return from Africa, 1910 [2] /

TR's return from Africa, 1910 [2] /

TR returns from his African hunting trip through the countries of Sudan, France, Denmark, Norway, Germany, Great Britain, and finally his reception in New York City. There are views of: 1) his riverboat on the ... more

President Ebert, of Germany, greeting the returned German prisoners

President Ebert, of Germany, greeting the returned German prisoners

Title from item. Copyrighted by Press Illustrating Service. Forms part of: National Photo Company collection (Library of Congress)

Are you quite sure you won't come to my party?

Are you quite sure you won't come to my party?

"Panama," "Pacific," and "Convention of all nations" on building. Woman, "San Francisco," talking to British official (John Bull) and German military officer outside convention hall. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms p... more

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte / Ludwig Hohlwein, München.

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte / Ludwig Hohlwein, München.

Poster shows a wounded German soldier holding tools in one hand and a crutch in the other. Text: Ludendorff Fund for War Disabled. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / AM.

Weihnachten im Feld! 1914. Spendet Liebesgaben für unsere Krieger! / A...

Poster shows a Christmas tree decorated with candles in front of a red cross. Text: Christmas in the field! 1914. Donate gift packages for our warriors! Purchase; Galerie XX; DLC/PP-1972:179. Signed with the ar... more

"Es sprach der Herr von Hindenburg" / Zeichnung v. Walther Krötzsch.

"Es sprach der Herr von Hindenburg" / Zeichnung v. Walther Krötzsch.

Print shows Paul von Hindenburg, President of Germany, bust portrait, facing front, wearing military uniform. On verso is printed the sheet music with text for the song "Es sprach der Herr von Hindenburg" direc... more

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

[Crowd of German civilians, including children, surrounding a cannon which has a garland hanging from the muzzle]

[Crowd of German civilians, including children, surrounding a cannon w...

Stamped on back: Photo J.P. Böhm, Müchen, Karlstrasse Nr. 35. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Rehse Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik.

Unser Kaiser an sein Volk / E. Kaempster.

Unser Kaiser an sein Volk / E. Kaempster.

Poster shows St. George slaying a dragon. Text, under heading "Our Emperor to his people" is a proclamation issued by Kaiser Wilhelm II on July 31, 1914, concerning the advent of war, the coming struggle, and t... more

Das Geheimnis von Lüttich

Das Geheimnis von Lüttich

Poster showing a full-size artillery shell on which is a portrait of Kaiser Wilhelm II, the German national eagle, two images of bomb damage to French fortifications, and the inscriptions Unser Bombenerfolg; Lü... more

Berufswechsel / bilder von W. A. Wellner

Berufswechsel / bilder von W. A. Wellner

Print shows a series of comic scenes regarding the change in occupations of citizens who become soldiers: a professor of chemistry is shown making coffee; a high school teacher has become a drill instructor; an... more

Zeitung der 10. Armee / A. Saulweber.

Zeitung der 10. Armee / A. Saulweber.

Poster shows a soldier sitting reading the newspaper. Text: Newspaper of the 10th Army. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Wir schlagen sie und zeichnen Kriegsanleihe!

Wir schlagen sie und zeichnen Kriegsanleihe!

Print shows two tanks on rough terrain, firing at unseen enemies as shells burst above them. An appeal for financial contributions to the war effort. Title from item. Entwurf Ldstm. Lehmann Gef. Lager Pr. Holla... more

We offer you a full partnership : it is to laugh!

We offer you a full partnership : it is to laugh!

German military officer with foot bandage, "Verdun" (possibly William II), and Mexican military officer, offering partnership to military officer, "Japan," standing on words, "The Allies." Possibly referring to... more

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Spende für bayerische Soldatenheime / Stuck.

Poster shows a German soldier seated by a stove and warming his hands. Text: Contribute for Bavarian Soldiers' Homes. Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Kriegsanleihe zeichnen! / LO.

Text: Subscribe to the War Loan! Forms part of: Rehse-Archiv für Zeitgeschichte und Publizistik. Title from item.

Hier zeichnet man die Kriegsanleihe / Bernhard.

Hier zeichnet man die Kriegsanleihe / Bernhard.

Text: You can subscribe to War Loan here. Closing: Oct. 18, 1 pm. Title from item.

An das deutsche Volk! ... Hellflammende Entrüftung und heiliger Orn werden jedes deutschen Mannes und Weibes Kraft verdoppeln ... Wilhelm I.R. / Franz Stassen.

An das deutsche Volk! ... Hellflammende Entrüftung und heiliger Orn we...

Poster shows a Valkyrie(?) and the German Imperial eagle protecting the German people. Text is a statement from Kaiser Wilhelm concerning the war and encouraging each German to contribute in their own way to th... more

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte

Ludendorff-Spende für Kriegsbeschädigte

Postcard shows a one-armed war veteran at a table with carpentry tools. Behind him, an angel, and multitudes of hands raised in the air. Caption: Wir alle wollen helfen. Title from item. Printed on back: Künst... more

Ludendorff-Spende

Ludendorff-Spende

Postcard is a reproduction of Ludwig Hohlwein poster showing an injured soldier holding tools in one hand and a crutch in the other. Title from item. Printed on back: Künstlerpostkarte nr.2 von Prof. Ludw. Ho... more

Hospital train, Germany

Hospital train, Germany

Wounded German soldier being helped off train by medical personnel. Bain News Service photograph. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Kaiser orders bread his soldiers eat, for his own table

Kaiser orders bread his soldiers eat, for his own table

Photograph shows military officers with baskets standing around a table piled with bread. J202155 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Inscribed on negative: 94169 FCS. Inscribed on verso: 177063-94169 FC. C... more

Fest steht und treu die Wacht am Rhein / Horst Schülze, 1914.

Fest steht und treu die Wacht am Rhein / Horst Schülze, 1914.

Poster shows two soldiers, one enlisted holding a flag, the other an officer drawing his sword, standing astride German land near the Rhine River. Text: The watch on the Rhein remains firm and loyal. Title from item.

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne Kriegsanleihe! / Bernhard.

Das ist der Weg zum Frieden -- die Feinde wollen es so! Darum zeichne ...

Poster shows a clenched, ironclad fist. Text: That's the way to peace -- the enemy wants it that way! Therefore subscribe to the War Loan.

Des Meeres und der Liebe wellen / B.W.

Des Meeres und der Liebe wellen / B.W.

Print shows two young women on a breezu pier waving to a departing U-boat. Text: "Mein armes Herz! Ich glaube, Amor ist jetzt auch mit einem Maschinengewehr ausgerüst!" (My poor heart! I think that armor [amour... more

Spraddled

Spraddled

Military officer, possibly William II, Emperor of Germany, sprawling over map of Europe and covering Balkans.