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Nuku Hiva sõdalane / Nuku Hivan warrior

Nuku Hiva sõdalane / Nuku Hivan warrior

Nukuhiivalased olid tugevalt tätoveeritud erinevate geomeetriliste kujunditega. Nende tätoveeringud omasid ka teatud sotsiaalset tähendust – mida tugevamini tätoveeritud, seda tähtsama isikuga oli hõimustruktuu... more

Women in Helsinki, 1906

Women in Helsinki, 1906

Pi och Ulla Berg, Pa Nyberg och Elsa Berg på Skatudden ca 1906. .Foto Frans Nyberg..slsa817_35_84.Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katajanokka ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katajanokka ) ..Ur boken Helsingfors... more

I.K. Inha, Helsinki d2005_132_640

I.K. Inha, Helsinki d2005_132_640

Tallberg Building on Aleksanterinkatu. / Tallbergin talo Alkesanterinkadulla..I.K. Inha.1908.Helsinki.Glass negative / lasinegatiivi.Accession Number / diaarinumero: d_2005_132_640.The Finnish Museum of Photogr... more

I.K. Inha, Helsinki d2005_132_700

I.K. Inha, Helsinki d2005_132_700

Vendors at Kolera-allas by Kauppatori market square. / Myyjiä Kolera-altaalla Kauppatorin rannassa..I.K. Inha.1908.Helsinki.Glass negative / lasinegatiivi.Accession Number / diaarinumero: d_2005_132_700.The Fin... more

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Schabkünstler: Schenk, Pieter (1646) Verleger: Schenk, Pieter (1646) faktischer Entstehungsort: Amsterdam

Izobrazhenie preslavnoi batalii...

Izobrazhenie preslavnoi batalii...

View of the famous battle between the Russian and the Swedish armies, the Russian troops under the distinguished command of His Imperial Majesty Peter the First of all the Russians, the Swedish under His Royal ... more

Anna Iwanowna, Kaiserin von Russland

Anna Iwanowna, Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Busch, Georg Paul faktischer Entstehungsort: Berlin

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Verleger: Desrochers, Etienne Verlagsort: Paris

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Sokolov, Ivan Alekseevič faktischer Entstehungsort: Sankt Petersburg

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Vinogradov, Efim Grigor'evič

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Elisabeth, Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Cemesov, Evgraf Petrovic

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland
Peter III., Kaiser von Russland

Peter III., Kaiser von Russland

Stecher: Schmidt, Georg Friedrich

Peter III., Kaiser von Russland

Peter III., Kaiser von Russland

Stecher: Schmidt, Georg Friedrich

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Bernigeroth, Johann Martin faktischer Entstehungsort: Leipzig

Summer and winter habitations in Kamtschatka / Webber del. ; J. Goldar sc.
Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Stecher: Roth, Christoph Melchior faktischer Entstehungsort: Sankt Petersburg

The European diligence

The European diligence

Print shows a Dutchman rolling a wheelbarrow over Britannia; along for the ride are France represented by a man leaning over the front of the wheelbarrow with a sword ready to stab Britannia, America represente... more

The [ass]-headed and [cow-heart]-ed ministry making the British [lion] give up the pull

The [ass]-headed and [cow-heart]-ed ministry making the British [lion]...

Print shows the British lion harnessed on one side of "the pit of ruin" and a spanial (for Spain), a cock (for France), a rattlesnake (for America), and a pug dog (for Holland) harnessed on the other side, pull... more

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Stecher: Endner, Gustav Georg

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Katharina II., Kaiserin von Russland

Radierer: Skorodumov, Gavriil Ivanovic^B3

Bildnis Kaiserin Katharina II. von Russland

Bildnis Kaiserin Katharina II. von Russland

Schabblatt von James Walker nach Gemälde von Michael Schibanoff.

Paul I., Kaiser von Russland

Paul I., Kaiser von Russland

Radierer: Schiavonetti, Niccolò Verleger: Schiavonetti, Niccolò Verlagsort: London

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the shoulders of a French citizen

Member of the riding house at Paris, delivering an harangue from the s...

Print shows a member of the new French aristocracy wearing a Phrygian or Liberty cap with circular emblem (Liberté - Egalité - Fraternité) riding on the back of a French citizen; he implores, "Messrs. of the me... more

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imperial Majesty Alexander 1st. by his much obliged humble servant J.A. Atkinson / drawn on the spot by J.A. Atkinson, from the observatory of the Academy of Sciences.

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imper...

Print showing panoramic view of St. Petersburg, including Academy of Arts, colleges, Cronstad (i.e., Kronshtadt), warehouses, and the Gottorp Globe. Title from item. Title also in French. Plate 3 of 4. Includes... more

Taiohae laht Nuku Hiva saarel Polüneesias / The Taiohae Bay on the island of Nuku Hiva in Polynesia

Taiohae laht Nuku Hiva saarel Polüneesias / The Taiohae Bay on the isl...

Nuku Hiva on suurim Markiisaartest, kuhu oli Euroopa reisijad varemgi korduvalt sattunud. Saare elanikud paistsid silma osavate ujujatena, veetes väsimatult mitmeid tunde Vene laevade ümber lootuses peale saada... more

Grupp jaapanlasi / A group of Japanese

Grupp jaapanlasi / A group of Japanese

„Nadežda“ Jaapanis viibimise ajal 1804-1805 aastal oli keisririik välismaalaste jaoks veel suuresti suletud. Ainsana eurooplastest oli Nagasaki linna kaudu kontakt Jaapaniga lubatud hollandlastele, sinna suundu... more

Elamud Nuku Hiva saarel / Houses on Nuku Hiva

Elamud Nuku Hiva saarel / Houses on Nuku Hiva

Elamud Nuku Hiva saarel, vasemal paistab kujudega ehitud „morai“ ehk matuseplats..- - -.Houses on Nuku Hiva, on the left the „morai“ or burial grounds can be seen, decorated with sculptures...Viitekood / Refere... more

Jaapani tõlk Tamohatschira / Japanese translator Tamohatschira

Jaapani tõlk Tamohatschira / Japanese translator Tamohatschira

Jaapani tõlk Tamohatschira.- - -.Japanese translator Tamohatschira..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.3.187..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registration needed):.www.ra.ee/dgs/_purl.... more

Nuku Hiva sõdalane / Nuku Hivan warrior

Nuku Hiva sõdalane / Nuku Hivan warrior

Nuku Hiva sõdalane.- - -.Nuku Hivan warrior..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.3.242..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registration needed):.www.ra.ee/dgs/_purl.php?shc=EAA.1414.3.3:24... more

Ettevalmistused sõiduks Umegasakisse / Preparations for the trip to Umegasaki

Ettevalmistused sõiduks Umegasakisse / Preparations for the trip to Um...

Alguses jäeti „Nadežda“ reidile Jaapani maismaast kaugele. Alles hiljem, peale paari Hollandi laeva lahkumist veeti laev Nagasaki lähedal asuva Umegasaki juurde. Seal anti meresõitjatele kasutada ka väikene maa... more

Jaapani püttsepa tööriistad / A Japanese cooper’s tools

Jaapani püttsepa tööriistad / A Japanese cooper’s tools

Jaapani püttsepa tööriistad.- - -.A Japanese cooper’s tools..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.4.60..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registration needed):.www.ra.ee/dgs/_purl.php?shc=... more

Jaapani laevad / Japanese boats

Jaapani laevad / Japanese boats

„Nadežda“ oli Jaapani vetes viibimise ajal pea kogu aeg ümbritsetud suurest hulgast jaapani laevadest, mis meeskonna järel valvasid ning igast silmapaistvamast liigutusest maismaal teada andsid..- - -.While in ... more

Jaapani ülemtõlk Skiseima / Japanese principal translator Skiseima

Jaapani ülemtõlk Skiseima / Japanese principal translator Skiseima

„Obertolk“ ehk ülemtõlk Skiseima oli üheks laevameeskonna kontaktisikuks Jaapanis..- - -.The „Obertolk“ or principal translator Skiseima was one of the contact persons in Japan for the ship’s crew...Viitekood /... more

Jaapani ametnik / A Japanese official

Jaapani ametnik / A Japanese official

Jaapani ametnik.- - -.A Japanese official..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.4.78..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registration needed):.www.ra.ee/dgs/_purl.php?shc=EAA.1414.3.4:57 ( ... more

„Liberty men“ saabuvad Kantonist / „Liberty men“ returning from Canton

„Liberty men“ saabuvad Kantonist / „Liberty men“ returning from Canton

Traditsiooni kohaselt said inglise ja ameerika madrused pärast Kantonis laeva tühjaks- ja täislaadimist 3-päevase maaleminekuloa. Maismaal veedeti aega joomise ja kaklemisega, tavaks oli ka osta õlgkübar ja jal... more

Santa Cruz de Anhatomirim

Santa Cruz de Anhatomirim

Santa Cruzi kindlus Anhatomirimi saarel Brasiilias, Nossa Senhora do Desterro (nüüd Florianopolis) linna juures – koht, kus kontrolliti välismaiseid laevu enne maabumist.- - -.The fort of Santa Cruz de Anhatomi... more

Bugyo hommikusöök / A bugyo’s breakfast

Bugyo hommikusöök / A bugyo’s breakfast

Bugyo hommikusöök.- - -.A bugyo’s breakfast..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.3.225..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registration needed):.www.ra.ee/dgs/_purl.php?shc=EAA.1414.3.3:22... more

Kaks Hispaania sõdurit / Two Spanish soldiers

Kaks Hispaania sõdurit / Two Spanish soldiers

Kaks Hispaania sõdurit Santa Cruzis Tenerifel.- - -.Two Spanish soldiers in Santa Cruz de Tenerife..Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.3.22..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / Page in SAAGA (registratio... more

Petropavlovski sadam Kamtšatka poolsaarel / The harbor of Petropavlovsk on the Kamchatka Peninsula

Petropavlovski sadam Kamtšatka poolsaarel / The harbor of Petropavlovs...

Petropavlovsk asub Venemaa idapoolsel rannikul Vaikse ookeani kaldal. Kuigi et väike ning lisaks tabatud langusest, oli ta 19. sajandi algul Kamtšatka poolsaare tähtsaim asula..- - -.Petropavlovsk is located on... more

Lipud ja vimplid jaapani laevadelt / Flags and pennants from Japanese boats

Lipud ja vimplid jaapani laevadelt / Flags and pennants from Japanese ...

Üks meelelahutusi Jaapani vetes ootavale laevameeskonnale oli ümbruskonna ülesjoonistamine. Löwenstern kirjutab oma päevikus, et ta joonistas raamatu jagu laevade lippe ja vimpleid..- - -.One of the pastimes fo... more

Nuku Hiva hõimupealik Keatonui / Nuku Hivan tribal chief Keatonui

Nuku Hiva hõimupealik Keatonui / Nuku Hivan tribal chief Keatonui

„Kuningas“ Keatonui, kirjutatud ka kui Kätenuä või Kettenowee, oli üks Nuku Hiva saarel asuvate hõimude pealikest. Tema hõim elas Taiohae lahe ümbruses, kus Vene laevad ankrus seisid..- - -.„King“ Keatonui, als... more

Suitsetav ainu mees / An Ainu man smoking

Suitsetav ainu mees / An Ainu man smoking

Ainud on rahvas Jaapanis Hokkaido saarel ning Venemaal Sahhalini saarel, kes elasid lihtsalt ning tegelesid põhiliselt kalandusega. Jaapanlaste hoiatustest hoolimata otsustas Krusenstern Hokkaido saare juures m... more

Vana ja sõbralik bugyo / An old friendly bugyo

Vana ja sõbralik bugyo / An old friendly bugyo

Bugyo oli Jaapanis kohaliku tähtsusega riigiametniku tiitel..- - -.Bugyo was the title of a local civil servant in Japan.. .Viitekood / Reference code:.EAA.1414.3.3.229..Lehekülg SAAGAs (vaja registreeruda) / P... more

Hooned neemel Petropavlovsk-Kamtšatski sadamas / Buildings on a tongue of land at the harbor of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Hooned neemel Petropavlovsk-Kamtšatski sadamas / Buildings on a tongue...

Venemaa Ameerika valdusi varustati enne Krusensterni reisi kuni Kamtšatka poolsaareni maismaad mööda, mis, arvestades Venemaa suurust, oli väga aeganõudev, võttes vähemalt kolm aastat, ja ka kulukas. Üks Krusen... more

Jaapani tõlgid / Japanese translators

Jaapani tõlgid / Japanese translators

Meremeeste kokkupuude jaapanlaste ja nende kultuuriga oli väga piiratud. Suhtlus käis vaid kohalike ametnike ning hollandi keelt valdavate tõlkide ehk, nagu neid hollandipäraselt nimetati, „tolk’idega“..- - -.T... more

Maabumiskoht Nuku Hival / The landing spot on Nuku Hiva

Maabumiskoht Nuku Hival / The landing spot on Nuku Hiva

Maabumiskoht Nuku Hival ja „tokide“ jagamine. „Tokid“ ehk tükid vanarauda olid kohalike jaoks meresõitjatega kaubeldes üks ihaldatumaid vahetusobjekte..- - -.The landing spot on Nuku Hiva and the distribution o... more

Värske vee varumine / Collecting fresh water

Värske vee varumine / Collecting fresh water

Vene laevad „Nadežda“ ja „Neva“ peatusid Nuku Hiva saare juures peamiselt selleks, et täiendada proviandi varusid. Toidu osas ei kujunud peatus eriti edukaks, rohkem õnne oli laevameeskondadel aga magevee varu... more

Vid goroda Makao s morskoĭ storony.

Vid goroda Makao s morskoĭ storony.

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

[Plan of layout of Russian fort in Alaska, 1803-1806] / Capt'n. Lisiansky, del. ; Smith, sculp't.

[Plan of layout of Russian fort in Alaska, 1803-1806] / Capt'n. Lisian...

Reference copy in LOT 4390-P. Illus. in: Lisiansky. A voyage round the world, ..., London, 1814, pl. II.

Nikolaus I., Kaiser von Russland

Nikolaus I., Kaiser von Russland

Zeichner: Wolf, Leo Zeichner: Wolf, Ludwig (1776) Stecher: Bollinger, Friedrich Wilhelm Verleger: Weiss, Baptista Verlagsort: Berlin

Denkwürdige Zusammenkunft der hohen regierenden Monarchen und deren höchst bevollmächtigten hohen Staatsbeamten zum Wiener Kongress

Denkwürdige Zusammenkunft der hohen regierenden Monarchen und deren hö...

Bildnis von Kaiser Franz I. (II.) in Gruppe mit König Friedrich Wilhelm III. von Preussen, Zar Alexander I. von Russland und hohen Staatsbeamten am Wiener Kongress. Stich in Mischtechnik (Aquatinta und Radierun... more

Alexander I., Kaiser von Russland

Alexander I., Kaiser von Russland

Radierer: Höfel, Blasius (1792) Verlag: Artaria und Compagnie<Wien> Verlagsort: Wien

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Peter I. der Große, Kaiser von Russland

Radierer: Rossmäßler, Friedrich Verlag: Gebrüder Schumann Verlagsort: Zwickau

Vue intérieure d'une partie du Moscou, prise des Hauteurs à droite de la Yaousa / Cadolle delt. ; lithoge. par Deroy.

Vue intérieure d'une partie du Moscou, prise des Hauteurs à droite de ...

Print showing a view of the countryside from along the "Yaousa" River with the city of Moscow in the distance. Title from item.

Vue de la place des boutiques / Cadolle delt. ; lithe. par Deroy.

Vue de la place des boutiques / Cadolle delt. ; lithe. par Deroy.

Print showing a view across a plaza with carriages and pedestrians at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Title from item.

John Randolph of Roanoke on his embarkation for Russia onboard ship "Concord"

John Randolph of Roanoke on his embarkation for Russia onboard ship "C...

Full-length silhouette portrait shows the Virginia politician John Randolph facing left. He is dressed in a coat with tails, boots with spurs and carries a thin cane. He served as U.S. Minister to Russia in 183... more

Nikolaus I., Kaiser von Russland

Nikolaus I., Kaiser von Russland

Zeichner: Wrigt, F. Drucker: Stern, ? (1801) Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Rats quitting the ship

Rats quitting the ship

Postmaster general Amos Kendall's 1840 resignation prompted the artist's speculation on the desertion of other Van Buren cabinet members. Kendall resigned on May 16, to concentrate on editing the "Extra Globe,"... more

Veduta di Ross stabilimento Russo vicino alla Bodega

Veduta di Ross stabilimento Russo vicino alla Bodega

Fort Ross, Calif., a Russian fur-trading post est. 1812.

Vue du Kremlin à Moscou / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; Bougeard imp. ; Hurlimann, sc.

Vue du Kremlin à Moscou / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; Bougeard imp. ; H...

View of the Kremlin, Moscow, Russia. Illus. in: Excursions Daguerriennes. Paris: Rittner et Goupil, etc., 1842, plate 53. Print based on daguerreotype by N. P. Lerebours.

Eglise de Vassili Blagennoï à Moscou / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; Imp. de Bougeard ; P. Legrand, sc.

Eglise de Vassili Blagennoï à Moscou / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; Imp....

View of St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow, Russia. Illus. in: Excursions Daguerriennes. Paris: Rittner et Goupil, etc., 1842, plate 52. Print based on daguerreotype by N. P. Lerebours.

Defense of the California Bank

Defense of the California Bank

A mildly jingoistic satire voicing American suspicions of foreign designs on California after the discovery of gold there in 1848. The bay and coastline of San Francisco are shown, menaced by foreign invaders ... more

The Admiralty / Aubry.

The Admiralty / Aubry.

Government building with arch in center, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Catherine II Empress of Russia portrait / engraved for the Eclectic by Geo. E. Perine, N.Y.

Catherine II Empress of Russia portrait / engraved for the Eclectic by...

Catherine II, Empress of Russia, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, next to throne.

[Fig. 1 Grand promenade in Elysian Fields, Paris; fig. 2 Festival (religious) at St. Petersburg; fig. 3 Public meeting in England]

[Fig. 1 Grand promenade in Elysian Fields, Paris; fig. 2 Festival (rel...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, (1851) v. 1, plate 7. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Rites & cere.; Gt. Brit.; Russia; France; Shelf.

Orenburgskii general gubernator i komanduiushchii voiskami orenbur. korpusa. General ad'iutant graf A. Perovskii

Orenburgskii general gubernator i komanduiushchii voiskami orenbur. ko...

Photograph shows half-length portrait of General Adjutant Count Vasiliĭ Alekseevich Perovskiĭ in uniform with cape, holding sword. Illus. in: Turkestanskīi al'bom, chast' istoricheskaia, 1871-1872, part 4, pl. ... more

One of the people's saints for the calendar of liberty 1852

One of the people's saints for the calendar of liberty 1852

The artist registers the widespread American sympathy with certain revolutionary movements in Europe. More specifically, the print extols Louis Kossuth, the Hungarian patriot who led an 1848 revolt against the... more

Battle of Hermannstadt / sketched by Capt. Ed. Scheifele ; drawn on stone & lith by Schaerff & Bro. 71 Market Str. St. Louis.

Battle of Hermannstadt / sketched by Capt. Ed. Scheifele ; drawn on st...

Print showing a battle scene with Russian, Austrian, and Hungarian troops standing in formation, shooting at each other across an open field. Title from item. Caption continues: Where the Hungarians (March 11th... more

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Page with 3 illustrations showing darkness, sketchy lines representing the beginning of Russian history, and polar bears illustrating that nothing of interest was occurring at that time; also includes quotes by... more

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Histoire de la Sainte Russie

Page with 5 illustrations showing Péroun and priests. Illus. in: Histoire pittoresque, dramatique et caricaturale de la Sainte Russie ..., p. 9. Title from item.

Ismail Pacha on horseback, with Turkish officers

Ismail Pacha on horseback, with Turkish officers

Ismail Pacha (General Kmety), full-length portrait, seated on horse, facing left, with three attendants in the foreground and one in the background. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: George Ea... more

Sergeant of British Light Infantry

Sergeant of British Light Infantry

Full-length portrait of soldier facing slightly right. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograph collection.

Nubian servants & horses

Nubian servants & horses

Two men, full-length portraits, facing front, standing with horses. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: James, Crimea 1854-56 : the war with Russia from contemporary photographs. Purchase; Franc... more

Colonel Airey & Major Hallewell

Colonel Airey & Major Hallewell

Two officers, one standing by horse, the other reclining on ground, with two attendants nearby. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photograp... more

Captain George, 4th Light Dragoons & servant

Captain George, 4th Light Dragoons & servant

Captain George, full-length portrait, seated before a tent, with his servant standing to the left. Title transcribed from verso. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roger Fenton Crimean War photog... more

Lieutenant General Sir George Brown, G.C.B., K.H.

Lieutenant General Sir George Brown, G.C.B., K.H.

Sir George Brown, three-quarter portrait, seated facing left. Title transcribed from verso. Alternate title from: George Eastman House Roger Fenton Series. Purchase; Frances M. Fenton; 1944. Forms part of: Roge... more