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Topic: grounds

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The Fortune Teller on Casting the Coffee Grounds, from an Original Design at Vaux-hall Gardens

The Fortune Teller on Casting the Coffee Grounds, from an Original Des...

After Francis Hayman (British, Exeter (?) 1707/08–1776 London)

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town. Survey'd in the winter, 1775 [i.e. 1766]

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Ho... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin, with the samurai searching the grounds for Kira. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored ... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Drawing shows the night attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japan... more

[Survey map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].

[Survey map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].

Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Features shown existed in 1807 or later. Title devised by cataloger. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark: 1794. Available als... more

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

[Jūichidanme - act eleven of the Chūshingura - searching the grounds]

Print shows a scene during the attack on Kira Yoshinaka's home by the 47 rōnin, with the samurai searching the grounds for Kira. Title devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored ... more

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05].

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca....

Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-... more

Pennsylvania. Capitol. The Commissioners for erecting a state Capitol on the public grounds at Harrisburg, invite architects to exhibit to them plans and elevations for the contemplated buildings, at any time previous to the fifteenth of April n

Pennsylvania. Capitol. The Commissioners for erecting a state Capitol ...

On verso: 20,429. 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 152, Folder 11b.

[United States Capitol grounds, Washington, D.C. Elevations of fence and gate]
Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala.) A.D. 1814

Andrew Jackson, with the Tennessee forces, on the Hickory Grounds (Ala...

Print shows Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait, sitting on a horse, facing right, with military troops in the background on the lower right. Includes quotes by and about Jackson. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1903:41860).

inscription from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catalogue raisonné of the pictures in the gallery of His Grace the Duke of Richmond ... To which are added an account of the antient encampment, tumuli, and British village on the adjacent downs: and a detailed account of Goodwood Races from their first establishment. With six illustrations"

inscription from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catal...

This image has been taken from scan 000164 from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catalogue raisonné of the pictures in the gallery of His Grace the Duke of Richmond ... To which are added an acc... more

Night ascent. Royal Standard Tavern, pleasure grounds & tea gardens ... H. Brading, Proprietor ... has, at the solicitation of several scientific gentlemen, prevailed on Mr. Gypson, who will ... make an experimental trip, in the Royal Standard balloon, on Monday next, June 3, at ten o'clock at night! ...

Night ascent. Royal Standard Tavern, pleasure grounds & tea gardens .....

Text-only broadside announcing a balloon ascension at night by Richard Gypson from the Royal Standard Tavern, England, on June 3, 1839. In addition, "Mr. Blanchard, a descendant of the celebrated Mons. Blanchar... more

West Sussex from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catalogue raisonné of the pictures in the gallery of His Grace the Duke of Richmond ... To which are added an account of the antient encampment, tumuli, and British village on the adjacent downs: and a detailed account of Goodwood Races from their first establishment. With six illustrations"

West Sussex from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catal...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Goodwood; its house, park, and grounds. With a catalogue raisonné of the pictures in the gallery of His Grace the Duke of Richmond ... To which are added an acc... more

Indians Visiting Their Old Hunting Grounds (from Hosack Album)
map from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state and direction of the roads intersecting the Parks and Grounds of Windsor Castle, and on the thoroughfares of the town of Windsor; with suggestions for their improvements"

map from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state...

This image has been taken from scan 000018 from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state and direction of the roads intersecting the Parks and Grounds of Windsor Castle, and on the thorough... more

map from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state and direction of the roads intersecting the Parks and Grounds of Windsor Castle, and on the thoroughfares of the town of Windsor; with suggestions for their improvements"

map from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "A Letter to the ... Earl of Lincoln ... on the present state and direction of the roads intersecting the Parks and Grounds of Windsor Castle, and on the thorough... more

Map of the residence & park grounds, near Bordentown, New Jersey : of the late Joseph Napoleon Bonaparte, ex-king of Spain.

Map of the residence & park grounds, near Bordentown, New Jersey : of ...

Relief shown by hachures. Includes index. "To be sold at auction by Anthony J. Bleecker, on Friday 25th, June 1847, at 1 o'clock P.M. on the premises" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... more

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington /

Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washi...

Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title:... more

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing the George Washington equestrian monument on the Virginia state capitol grounds by Thomas Crawford surrounded by seraphs, eagles and Union shields; back is design of seraphs, eagles, and shields only]

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing the Georg...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: (front) Berg, no. 1-3S; (back) 1-3S variant. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.p... more

[The Grounds Looking Towards Penge]

[The Grounds Looking Towards Penge]

Philip Henry Delamotte (British, 1821–1889)

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Rear of President's stables & grounds

Photograph shows White House grounds with stableyard and part of stable. Title from item. Blind stamp on mount: Reynolds's Bristolboard. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Pu... more

Building and grounds.
University grounds.
Building and grounds.
[Grounds at Round Lake.]
[Fishing grounds.]
University grounds.