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Topic: historical photos

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Maj. H.H. Humphrey and others

Maj. H.H. Humphrey and others

Three Civil War Union soldiers, drinking outside a canopied living quarters area, African American on right holding bottle.

Fort C.F. Smith, Co. L, 2d New York Artillery

Fort C.F. Smith, Co. L, 2d New York Artillery

Group of soldiers with cannon and caisson.

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand she used in the White House while President Lincoln posed for her

Vinnie Ream at work upon her Lincoln bust which rests upon the stand s...

Vinnie Ream, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, next to bust of Lincoln.

Key to Powell & Co's. photographs of Abraham Lincoln, Hannibal Hamlin and the Senators and Representatives who voted "aye" on the resolution ... to amend the constitution of the United States so as to prohibit slavery Passed in Senate, April 8, 1864. Passed in House of Representatives, Jan. 31, 1865.

Key to Powell & Co's. photographs of Abraham Lincoln, Hannibal Hamlin ...

Key to composite photograph with list of names identifying legislators who voted to abolish slavery.

[General Napoleon Bonaparte McLaughlen and staff near Washington, D.C.]

[General Napoleon Bonaparte McLaughlen and staff near Washington, D.C....

Group portrait showing brevetted Brigadier General Napoleon Bonaparte McLaughlen (seated second from right, with double row of buttons on jacket) and other soldiers in front of tent. An African American man is ... more

Gen. Ferrero and staff, Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

Gen. Ferrero and staff, Petersburgh (i.e. Petersburg), Va.

Stereograph showing General Edward Ferrero and staff on the steps of a building in Petersburg, Virginia.

Quartermaster's Office at 7th St. Wharf, Wash., D.C.
Veteran Reserve Corps. Wash., D.C. Apr. 1865

Veteran Reserve Corps. Wash., D.C. Apr. 1865

Photograph shows Company K, 9th Veteran Reserve Corps at Washington Circle, Washington, D.C.

President Lincoln at home

President Lincoln at home

Seated, holding album, with his son, Tad.

Group of Union officers who escaped from Confed. prison at Columbia, S.C., in the fall of '64 also three guides procured in the mountains of Tennessee

Group of Union officers who escaped from Confed. prison at Columbia, S...

Photograph shows group portrait of former prisoners of war and guides taken upon their arrival at Knoxville, Tennessee, on July 1, 1865. Three of the prisoners of war, Capt. Mark M. Bassett of Co. E, 53rd Illin... more

The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet / painted by F.B. Carpenter ; engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

The first reading of the Emancipation Proclamation before the cabinet ...

Print shows a reenactment of Abraham Lincoln signing the Emancipation Proclamation on July 22, 1862, painted by Francis B. Carpenter at the White House in 1864. Depicted, from left to right are: Edwin M. Stanto... more

Pawnee Killer and his braves Discovering the remains of Lieutenant Kidder and ten men of the Seventh United States Cavalry / / sketched by T.R. Davis.

Pawnee Killer and his braves Discovering the remains of Lieutenant Kid...

Two Illustrations: one showing head-and-shoulders portrait of Pawnee Killer and his two braves; and the other showing soldiers looking at skeletons filled with arrows.

Washington's reception at the White House, 1776 / Geo Spohni.

Washington's reception at the White House, 1776 / Geo Spohni.

Print showing George and Martha Washington among crowd at reception.

[General Grant & his family] / designed by Fred B. Schell ; engraved by Samuel Sartain.

[General Grant & his family] / designed by Fred B. Schell ; engraved b...

Print shows President Ulysses S. Grant posed on a horse with his family, one son is seated on a horse and wearing a military uniform, a daughter is seated on a pony, and his wife and two sons are standing on th... more

Our Japanese visitors / from photographs by Bradley & Rulofson, San Francisco.

Our Japanese visitors / from photographs by Bradley & Rulofson, San Fr...

Two group portraits of men and women of the Japanese embassy on diplomatic mission to the United States. Included in picture is C.E. Delong, U.S. minister at Japan, and his wife.

President Grant at his cottage by the sea

President Grant at his cottage by the sea

Ulysses Grant seated on porch with his wife, Julia, and son, Jesse.

U.S. Senators, 43rd Congress / Redington & Shaffer, landscape photographers, P.O. Box 258, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Senators, 43rd Congress / Redington & Shaffer, landscape photogra...

Photograph showing members of the 43rd Congress, U.S. Capitol building with a key to people depicted printed on the mount.

Wash., D.C., 1874. House of Representatives, U. S., 43rd Congress. Taken on the east portice, House wing of Capitol, February 20

Wash., D.C., 1874. House of Representatives, U. S., 43rd Congress. Tak...

Photograph shows members of the 43rd Congress of the House of Representatives standing on the steps of the Capitol; names of all 183 members are printed underneath the photograph.

U.S. Senators, 43d Congress / Redington & Shaffer, Landscape Photographers, P.O. Box 258, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Senators, 43d Congress / Redington & Shaffer, Landscape Photograp...

Photograph showing members of the 43rd Congress, U.S. Capitol building.

The White House, Washington, D.C. / photographed by L.E. Walker.

The White House, Washington, D.C. / photographed by L.E. Walker.

The White House with horse-drawn carriages in front.

Taking the census at Standing Rock Agency - South Dakota

Taking the census at Standing Rock Agency - South Dakota

Men seated at two tables with large crowd of people.

Sarah Childress Polk, wife of President J.K. Polk / photo of portrait by George Dury.

Sarah Childress Polk, wife of President J.K. Polk / photo of portrait ...

Photograph showing Mrs. James K. Polk, head-and-shoulder portrait, facing slightly right.

Another president who had a rise in the world--"From the toe-path to the White House" / F. Opper.

Another president who had a rise in the world--"From the toe-path to t...

Page of Puck magazine with cartoon showing Chester Arthur kicked out of the New York Custom House, by man holding paper "charges," in front of sign pointing to Washington.

Presidential party, Upper Geyser Basin

Presidential party, Upper Geyser Basin

Photograph is group portrait of members of Chester A. Arthur's expedition to Yellowstone National Park. Left to right: John Schuyler Crosby, Lt. Col. Michael V. Sheridan. Lt. Gen. Philip H. Sheridan, Anson Stag... more

Union commanders With compliments of the Travelers Insurance Company.

Union commanders With compliments of the Travelers Insurance Company.

Photographic montage shows Abraham Lincoln surrounded by Admiral David G. Farrugut, General William T. Sherman, General George Henry Thomas, General George Gordon Meade, General Ulysses S. Grant, General Joseph... more

[Civil War veteran John Wilson and Sarah Bowman Wilson]

[Civil War veteran John Wilson and Sarah Bowman Wilson]

Photograph shows Captain John Wilson of Co. C, 8th Kentucky Infantry Regiment (Union), who was known for being the first Union soldier to plant his regiment's battle flag on the summit of Lookout Mountain durin... more

Women delegates to the 1886 convention of the Knights of Labor

Women delegates to the 1886 convention of the Knights of Labor

Photograph shows group portrait of eight women and a baby; Miss Mary Anderson, seated, hand on baby's head, and Miss Laura Graddick, standing, second from right.

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother's kiss / from a sketch by C. Bunnell.

Washington, D.C.--The wedding at the White House, June 2nd--the mother...

Wedding of Grover Cleveland, with Mrs. Grover Cleveland receiving kiss from her mother.

U.S. commissioners and delegations of Sioux chiefs visiting Washington, October 13, 1888

U.S. commissioners and delegations of Sioux chiefs visiting Washington...

Group portrait of commissioners and Sioux Indians on steps of U.S. Capitol building.

White House, 1889--Easter Monday

White House, 1889--Easter Monday

Crowd of people around pool, with the White House in background.