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Assedio di Nevhevsel fatto da Turchi 1663 preso per accordo il di 22 Settembre G. Bouttats fecit

Assedio di Nevhevsel fatto da Turchi 1663 preso per accordo il di 22 S...

Birds-eye view print shows view of the battlefield around the star shaped fortress of Neuhausel (Nové Zámky, Slovakia) in 1663. Tents identified as belonging to Turkish troops are visible along the lower perime... more

Eigendliche Abbildung der Neuen erbauten Vestung dess Grafen von Serin, welche genandt wird Serin-War sampt den umbligenden Schantzen, Flüssen ... auch was sich auff diesen Plätzen, vor blutige Treffen oder Scharmützel, hin und wider zugetragen, welches hier alles ausführlich beschrieben ist, dessgleichen auch der gantze Inhalt dess Kupfferstücks mit Lateinischen Buchstaben nach dem Alphabet verzeichnet ist

Eigendliche Abbildung der Neuen erbauten Vestung dess Grafen von Serin...

Birds-eye view print shows a bend in the Mura River with an island across from the New Zerin War fortress (Novi Zrin Fortress (Croatia). Also shown are tents, trees and lake behind a dam. Also includes inset po... more

Die Vestung Neu Serin

Die Vestung Neu Serin

Print shows map of the walled fortress of Novi Zrin on the Muhr River and swamp. Also Birds-eye view of the village Legrad, troop locations, including the camp for the company under Montecucule, the Emperor, Cr... more

Delineatio, Oder eigentlicher Abriss und Entwurff. Der Kayserlichen Battaglia Wie selbige bey dem Rendevous zu Eger, so den 12. 22. Augusti dieses fortlauffenden 1673ten Jahrs in bey seyn der Rom. Kayserl. Majest. Durchl. von Sachsen, dero Chur-Printzen, und andern Hochfürstl. und Gräflichen Personen, etc. gestellet gewesen

Delineatio, Oder eigentlicher Abriss und Entwurff. Der Kayserlichen Ba...

Print shows the formation of cavalry troops serving under Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I on the battle field in Eger, Hungary that took place August 12-22,1673 under the command of General Hertzog von Lothringen,... more

Abbildung der Türckhischer Haubt-Vöstung Gran wie solche von den Kayserisch. Chur-Baÿrischen, vnd andern 7 Reichs Auxiliar Völckern, den 22 October Anno 1683 belägert, vnd den 27 dito, glücklich ist Erobert worden

Abbildung der Türckhischer Haubt-Vöstung Gran wie solche von den Kayse...

Print shows a birdseye view of a battle depicting the cities of Gran (Esztergom) and Párkány (now Štúrovo, Slovakia) located on either side of the Danube in 1683. Individual details are labeled throughout the p... more

Noye vnd richtige abbildung so aus der Vngerischen Mappn gezochen vmb was Reuir Bargam vnd Gran offen vnd anderer vmbligerten Orten zu ersöhen ist auch die Briggen so die Tirgen gemacht habn, vnd in der Flucht mit menge viler Tirgen, selbige gebrochen vnd Viller 1000 Tirgen erseifft die Donau geschwolt das man iber die Todten als wie iber grobe Plockh gehn khinen

Noye vnd richtige abbildung so aus der Vngerischen Mappn gezochen vmb ...

Print shows a birdseye view of battlefields along the banks of the Danube River in Hungary. Includes representations of Budapest, Gran (Esztergom) and Vienna. Includes allegorical images of angels, an eagle, a ... more

Preisswürdige Siegs-Progressen der Christen wider die Türken in Eroberung der Hungarischen Vestung Vicegrad so geschehen den 16. Junii dieses itzgelauffenden 1684. Jahrs vermittelst eines accuraten Kupffers vorgestellet, und dem Curieusen Leser wolmeinend mitgetheilet

Preisswürdige Siegs-Progressen der Christen wider die Türken in Erober...

Print shows a birdseye view of the mountain fortress of Visegrád, Hungary under attack in 1684. Includes views of a ship approaching the shore, troops amassed along the shoreline, tents of the generals and hill... more

Plano de la Ya. y Pto. de Sta. Cathala. en la costa del Brasil sitdo. en su pta. del norte y boca del pto. en 27 gs. 28 ms. latitd. sur, 327 gs. 36 ms. longd., merido. de Tenerife /

Plano de la Ya. y Pto. de Sta. Cathala. en la costa del Brasil sitdo. ...

Also shows naval battle information in red ink. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Mounted on cloth bac... more

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & gouverneur général par interim de la province de la Louisianne...

Don Bernard de Gálvez colonel des armées de Sa Majesté, intandant & go...

A proclamation offering amnesty to all military deserters who return to duty within four months and fulfill given requirements. Signed: Signé Bernardo de Gálvez. Et plus bas. Par mandement de Sa Seigneurie Ju... more

Arriere garde du Pape, ou la frayer du reverend pere caporal

Arriere garde du Pape, ou la frayer du reverend pere caporal

Print shows the ragged rear-guard troops of the Pope's army cowering as they retreat from the advancing French army lead by the handsome and well-dressed Napoleon Bonaparte emerging on the left through billowin... more

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

[Eh bien, Messieurs! deux millions]

Print shows Napoleon Bonaparte motioning toward a statue, one of the many treasures he brought back from his first campaign in Italy in 1797, and addresses a group of men, possibly of the Directory.

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Chimkenta s 19 po 25 Sentiabria 1864 g. / Chertil Topograph U.O. zvaniia Rudnov.

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Chimkenta s 19 po 25 Sentiabria 18...

Topographic map showing the Russian battle plan for the siege of Shymkent. Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, p. 22. Title from item.

Blokada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Tashkenta s 9-go Maia po 15-e Iiunia 1865 g. / Chertil Poriuchunii Iunker Kokhanv.

Blokada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Tashkenta s 9-go Maia po 15-e Ii...

Topographic map shows battle plan used by the Russians at Tashkent.

Plan srazheniia pod Yzun-Agachem. 19-go, 20-go i 21-go Oktiabria 1860 goda

Plan srazheniia pod Yzun-Agachem. 19-go, 20-go i 21-go Oktiabria 1860 ...

Topographic map of battle plan used by the Russians at Yzun Agach.

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Khodzhenta s 17 po 24 Maia 1866 goda. / Chertil Topograph U.O. Filippov.

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Khodzhenta s 17 po 24 Maia 1866 go...

Topographic map shows battle plan used by the Russians at Khujand, Tajikistan. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 30.

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Ura-Tiube s 27 Sentiabria po 2 Oktiabria 1866 g. / Chertil Klassnii Topograph Kostsienich

Osada i shturm ukrieplennago goroda Ura-Tiube s 27 Sentiabria po 2 Okt...

Topographic map shows battle plan used by the Russians at Ura Tyube, Tajikistan. Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. 39. Title from item.

Plan osady i shturma. Krieposti Ak-Mecheti s 5-go po 28-e Iiulia 1853 g. / Chertil i illiuminoval Klassnii Monograf Tubernskii Sehretar' Petrov.

Plan osady i shturma. Krieposti Ak-Mecheti s 5-go po 28-e Iiulia 1853 ...

Drawing shows topical map of battle plan used by the Russians at Ak Mechet.

Troop ships for the Philippines /

Troop ships for the Philippines /

Shows the departure from San Francisco of two troop ships, the S.S. Australia and the S.S. City of Sydney, bound for Manila during the Spanish-American War. The first ship shown is the Australia with many troop... more

President Roosevelt and the Rough Riders /

President Roosevelt and the Rough Riders /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 29 feet. This picture shows Col. Roosevelt, accompanied by Lieut. Greenway and other prominent officers of the Rough Riders, galloping up to his headquarters, where he dismo... more

"Vizcaya" under full headway /

"Vizcaya" under full headway /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 24 feet. A splendid picture of the pride of the Spanish navy, taken on the occasion of her visit to New York Harbor, when her captain hinted at his ability to blow holes thr... more

Soldiers washing dishes /

Soldiers washing dishes /

Some men in military uniform, others in civilian clothes, bringing cups and cutlery to wash, tents and building in background. Actual washing not shown. 38243 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison;... more

General Wheeler and Secretary Alger /

General Wheeler and Secretary Alger /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 25 feet. This picture was taken in front of Gen. Wheeler's headquarters at Camp Wikoff during Gen. Alger's tour of inspection of the camp. The two distinguished military men... more

Military camp at Tampa, taken from train /

Military camp at Tampa, taken from train /

From Edison films "war extra" catalog: A wide plain, dotted with tents, gleaming white in the bright sunshine. Soldiers moving about everywhere, at all sorts of duties. In the background looms up a big cigar fa... more

Roosevelt's Rough Riders embarking for Santiago /

Roosevelt's Rough Riders embarking for Santiago /

Soldiers in Spanish-American War uniforms moving boxes towards a steamship on the dock. 38238 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22June1898; 38238. Original main title lacking. Date is copyright... more

Morro Castle, Havana Harbor /

Morro Castle, Havana Harbor /

From Edison films "war extra" catalog: A most excellent picture of the grim old fortress which stands at the entrance of Havana Harbor. The high ramparts and lofty battlements look very formidable. Parts of the... more

Roosevelt's Rough Riders /

Roosevelt's Rough Riders /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 27 feet. A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front.

71st Regiment, Camp Wyckoff /

71st Regiment, Camp Wyckoff /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 55 feet. Of the thousand and more men who left New York for the Cuban Campaign, scarcely three hundred were able to shoulder their rifles to march before the Biograph camera... more

Trained cavalry horses /

Trained cavalry horses /

From Edison films catalog: Shows the wonderful intelligence of these Troop F, 6th U.S. Cavalry, horses. At a command they lie down promptly, and at another order scramble to their feet. 50 feet. $7.50.

Cuban volunteers embarking /

Cuban volunteers embarking /

Men carrying rifles and bedrolls boarding ship via gangway.

McKinley and party /

McKinley and party /

"This picture has been very popular wherever it has been shown on the Biograph. To begin with, the film is unusually fine photographically, and the picture is taken from a point of view which shows the immense ... more

Troops embarking at San Francisco /

Troops embarking at San Francisco /

This film shows troops of the First Regiment, California Volunteers, boarding the Pacific Mail steamer City of Peking to serve in the Philippine theater of the Spanish-American War. The film was shot at the Pac... more

Transport "Whitney" leaving dock /

Transport "Whitney" leaving dock /

From Edison films "war extra" catalog: This boat was the first one to leave for the South with troops. On board is a battalion of the 5th U.S. Infantry. She is a sidewheeler, and the churn of her wide paddles m... more

Raising Old Glory over Morro Castle /

Raising Old Glory over Morro Castle /

From The Phonoscope, January 1899, p. 15: Down goes the Spanish flag, and up floats the Stars and Stripes. Down falls the symbol of tyranny and oppression that has ruled in the new world for four hundred years,... more

Governor Roosevelt and staff /

Governor Roosevelt and staff /

From the Biograph picture catalogue: 65 feet. Taken during the land parade in honor of Admiral Dewey, just before the turn into 72nd Street, with Grant's tomb and decorated residences in the background. This en... more

Troops at evacuation of Havana /

Troops at evacuation of Havana /

"The troops are turning into the Prado from a side street, where stands a triumphal arch erected by the Cubans, but which Gen. Brooke, the Military Governor of Cuba, would not permit to be finished, as he allow... more

Capture of trenches at Candaba /

Capture of trenches at Candaba /

"The Filipinos execute a flank movement and re-occupy the trenches, cutting off the advance guard of Americans. The rebel flag waves over the ditch and they defend their position bravely. A fierce charge by our... more

General Lee's procession, Havana /

General Lee's procession, Havana /

From Edison films catalog: A magnificent view of the Prado, from the balcony of the United States Club. The procession is headed by a troop of horsemen. Prominent among them is General Lee. Then come the soldie... more

Map of the Russian Campaign 1812 /

Map of the Russian Campaign 1812 /

Shows invasion "Route of Napoleon to Moscow" (Königsberg to Moscow) and route of "Retreat from Moscow". Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC co... more

A trve coppie of a discourse written by a gentleman, employed in the late voyage of Spaine and Portingale. Sent to his particular friend, and by him published, for the better satisfaction of all such, as hauing been seduced by particular report, haue entred into conceipts tending to the discredit of the enterprise, and actors of the same

A trve coppie of a discourse written by a gentleman, employed in the l...

Has been wrongly attributed to Robert Devereux, 2d Earl of Essex. STC 6790 Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, no. 24 L.C. copy imperfect: p. 27-30 (signatures E2-3) wanting; supplied in facsim. DLC In some copies ... more

Copy of part of a letter from Israel Pemberton, and son, of Philadelphia, to David Barclay, and son, of London. Philadelphia, the 1st of the 3d Mo. 1740. Philadelphia. Benjamin Franklin 1740

Copy of part of a letter from Israel Pemberton, and son, of Philadelph...

Attributed to Franklin. See Curtis Collection of Franklin imprints.; Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2.; Not in Evans.; Not in Hildeburn. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facs... more

Extracts from the votes and proceedings of the Committee of Observation for the County of Lancaster, at a meeting of the said committee held at the Court-House, in the Borough of Lancaster, on the 10th and 17th days of June, 1775. James Burd, Es

Extracts from the votes and proceedings of the Committee of Observatio...

Imprint 3. 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 144, Folder 5.

Lancaster, the 14th July, 1776. In Committee. Gentlemen. The Committee have received orders from the Congress, to keep a guard over the prisoners, at the barracks, and to have the barracks surrounded by a stockaded fort ... By order of the Commi

Lancaster, the 14th July, 1776. In Committee. Gentlemen. The Committee...

Text in German at the bottom of the page.; Not in Evans. 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; Por... more

Philadelphia, July 4th, 1776. Gentlemen. The Congress this morning directed us to confer with the Committee of Safety and Inspection, and the Field Officers now in town about the proper mode of collecting the militia of this province, in order t

Philadelphia, July 4th, 1776. Gentlemen. The Congress this morning dir...

Imprint 2.; Not in Evans or Hildeburn. 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 144, Folder 19.

At a meeting of the Committee of the County of Lancaster, 5th July, 1776. The Committee taking into their consideration the important business of raising the quota of troops in this county. Signed Geo. Ross, Chairman. Lancaster. Printed by Fra

At a meeting of the Committee of the County of Lancaster, 5th July, 17...

Evans 14821.; Imprint 3. 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 144, Folder 20.

Two galley proofs for four returns each of statistics from military units of the United Colonies and of the United States (New York and Pennsylvania) in September and October, 1776. They are similar to, but not among, those printed by Force in

Two galley proofs for four returns each of statistics from military un...

With manuscript proof corrections by Peter Force.; 1. Military statistics.; N. p. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed... more

Warren guards quick step

Warren guards quick step

Music associated with the Confederate side

All quiet! hark, no cannon's roar

All quiet! hark, no cannon's roar

Music associated with the Union side

Mecmua-i fünūn-i askeriye

Mecmua-i fünūn-i askeriye

Jamādī al-Ākhir 1299 (Apr. 1882)- Master Microform held by: DLC Inscriptions on front and back covers: [tughra] el-Müstenid bi-tevfikât ir-Rabbâniye, Melik üd-Devlet-il-aliyet-il-Osmaniye, es-Sultan ibn ... more