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HMR2-09-47

HMR2-09-47

"John Gzowski & Adrian 'Socks' Apl 11/09"..The photographer's brother, Adrian Rathbun, and John Gzowski, comparing socks [!]. Photograph taken April 11, 1909, one of a series taken on the veranda of the Rathbun... more

Recto: The Houses of the Barbarians (Vitruvius, Book 2, Chapter 1, nos. 3, 4); Verso: The Aeropagus in Athens with Cave Houses (Vitruvius, Book 2, Chapter 1, no. 5).

Recto: The Houses of the Barbarians (Vitruvius, Book 2, Chapter 1, nos...

Attributed to a member of the Sangallo family (Florence, ca. 1530–1545)

[Floor plan and elevation of a classical style house]

[Floor plan and elevation of a classical style house]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: I qvattro libri dell'architettvra, ... / Andrea Palladio. Venetia : D. de' Franceschi, 1570. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technolog... more

[Explorers working on land,  houses in the distance, two boats on a river]

[Explorers working on land, houses in the distance, two boats on a ri...

Plate 4. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Illus. in: Bontekoe, Willem Ysbrandsz. Ovrnael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe vande Oost-Indische reyse..., Hoorn : Ghedruckt by I. Wil... more

Houses by the Water

Houses by the Water

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)

Houses by a River

Houses by a River

Anonymous, Italian, Venetian, 18th century

His Majesty’s most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament, on Monday, March the 21st, 1714/15 [blank] Boston: Re-printed by T. Fleet and T. Crump. In Pudding-Lane. Sold by Nicholas Buttolph and Samuel Gerrish 1715.

His Majesty’s most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament, on Mo...

Positive Photostat. 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 33, Folder 49.

[A small house or teahouse in a grove of trees and near a small bridge, with pine trees and mountains, and another house in the background]

[A small house or teahouse in a grove of trees and near a small bridge...

Title devised by Library staff. Chinese script and two chops in upper right corner.

A manifesto and address from Heaven. by the guardian angel of America; from Heaven, whoe'ere beholds on younger earth grieves at the oppression sprung from vilest birth. To the Governors, Councils, Houses of Burgesses, and Representatives of the

A manifesto and address from Heaven. by the guardian angel of America;...

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 87, Folder 13a.

A machine for delivering persons from burning houses / R. Aitken sculp.

A machine for delivering persons from burning houses / R. Aitken sculp...

Print shows two men manipulating a large wooden device with pulleys and a large basket attached for the rescue of persons from burning buildings. Title from related article in The Pennsylvania Magazine. For the... more

His Majesty's most gracious speech to both houses of Parliament, on Friday, October 27, 1775 ... [New York? 1775].

His Majesty's most gracious speech to both houses of Parliament, on Fr...

Not in Evans.; Imprint 2.; On verso: S; 15. 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 108, Folder 38.

The King’s speech to both houses of Parliament, on the 30th of November, 1774. Together with their addresses to his Majesty. [Boston: Printed by Mills & Hicks? 1775].

The King’s speech to both houses of Parliament, on the 30th of Novembe...

Photographic copy.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copie... more

The Committee of both houses on the letter this morning received by this Court from His Excellency General Washington relative to supplying the army with fire-arms, beg leave to report by way of resolve: [That a committee be appointed to collect

The Committee of both houses on the letter this morning received by th...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 504. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

State of New-Hampshire. The committee of both houses appointed to consider a method for making a new proportion to in this state: recommend that an order for taking and returning an inventory be issued to all the towns this state, in the followi

State of New-Hampshire. The committee of both houses appointed to cons...

Imperfect upper right hand corner torn.; Not in Evans.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Colle... more

[House with enclosed entrance yard. Elevation, rendered]

[House with enclosed entrance yard. Elevation, rendered]

Watercolor rendering, possibly American, showing elevation of house, with entrance yard in plan, well and gate also rendered in elevation. Title devised by Library staff. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Item cons... more

Hilly River Landscape, a Boat in the Water at Foreground Left, a Figure on the Far Shore, Houses on a Wooded Hill Beyond

Hilly River Landscape, a Boat in the Water at Foreground Left, a Figur...

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "Plan of the city of Washington and Territory of Columbia" and a dedication. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ra... more

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all th...

Scale ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Scattered holes and general deterioration. Includes "Plan of the city... more

By the President of the United States of America. A proclamation. Whereas the constitution of the United States of America provides that the President may on extraordinary occassions convene both Houses of Congress ... I have therefore thought i

By the President of the United States of America. A proclamation. Wher...

Imprint 3.; Proclamations.; Evans 33047. 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 223, Folder 18.

Östra delen av Algatan, Husen t.v. äro från vänster 1 Fabrikör Fritz Steiner hus å tomt 11A(49) 2 Förgyllare Joh Lund hus å tomt 10(51) 3 Handl B Rosenfelt hus å tomt 9 (53) 4 Handl H Wenbergs hus å tomt 8 (55) 5 Handl A G Kleins hus å tomt 7 (57)

Östra delen av Algatan, Husen t.v. äro från vänster 1 Fabrikör Fritz S...

Östra delen av Algatan, Husen t.v. äro från vänster 1 Fabrikör Fritz Steiner hus å tomt 11A(49) 2 Förgyllare Joh Lund hus å tomt 10(51) 3 Handl B Rosenfelt hus å tomt 9 (53) 4 Handl H Wenbergs hus å tomt 8 (55)... more

Algatan

Algatan

Algatan

Ten designs for the decoration of houses, including at least one for the stairway of the Chateau d'Ognon of M. deMachy (Oise, France)

Ten designs for the decoration of houses, including at least one for t...

Jules-Edmond-Charles Lachaise (French, died 1897)

The Brasilians & their houses / Maguire sculp.

The Brasilians & their houses / Maguire sculp.

Brazilian family in foreground with dwellings in background.

The President's message to both houses of Congress. Message to the Senate and House of representatives. When we assemble together, fellow-citizens, to consider the state of our beloved country ... Th: Jefferson. December 15, 1802. Concord: Print

The President's message to both houses of Congress. Message to the Sen...

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 226, Folder 45.

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Front elevation rendering

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st St...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The AIA/AAF Collection (Library of Congress) Accession box no. ... more

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Front elevation rendering

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st St...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The AIA/AAF Collection (Library of Congress) Accession box no. ... more

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st Street, N.W., Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Front elevation rendering

House ("Tudor Place") for Thomas and Martha Custis Peter, 1644 31st St...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The AIA/AAF Collection (Library of Congress) Accession box no. ... more

China Retreat, Pennsyl'a, the seat of Mr. Manigault / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a.

China Retreat, Pennsyl'a, the seat of Mr. Manigault / drawn, engraved ...

Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a : W. Birch, 1808. Reference copy in LOT 4385-A. DCRM(G) example 1E1 - stat... more

Sedgley, the seat of Mr. Wm. Crammond, Pennsylv'a / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylvania.

Sedgley, the seat of Mr. Wm. Crammond, Pennsylv'a / drawn, engraved & ...

Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a : W. Birch, 1808. Reference copy in LOT 4385-A.

Mount Sidney, the seat of Genl. John Barker, Pennsylv'a / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylvania.

Mount Sidney, the seat of Genl. John Barker, Pennsylv'a / drawn, engra...

Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a : W. Birch, 1808. Reference copy in LOT 4385-A.

York-Island, with a view of the seats of Mr. A. Gracie, Mr. Church &c. / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Penns'a.

York-Island, with a view of the seats of Mr. A. Gracie, Mr. Church &c....

Print shows view across lake of houses on the far shore, framed by a grape arbor and willow tree. Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland n... more

Hoboken in New Jersey, the seat of Mr. John Stevens / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a.

Hoboken in New Jersey, the seat of Mr. John Stevens / drawn, engraved ...

Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a : W. Birch, 1808. Reference copy in LOT 4385-C.

Solitude in Pennsylv'a, belonging to Mr. Penn / drawn, engraved & published by W. Birch, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a.

Solitude in Pennsylv'a, belonging to Mr. Penn / drawn, engraved & publ...

Title from item. Illus. in: The country seats of the United States of North America ... / W. Birch. Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a : W. Birch, 1808. Reference copy in LOT 4385-A.

[Home of Lord Timothy Dexter, Newburyport, Massachusetts with wooden statues on pillars and passersby enjoying the view]

[Home of Lord Timothy Dexter, Newburyport, Massachusetts with wooden s...

(DLC/PP-1996:023.96) Philadelphia Print Shop inventory no. 682. Erroneously inscribed below image: "John Rubens Smith, pinxt" before leaving England some time before 1807.... See also: PGA - Bufford View of ...... more

Man i dräkt med vit rock, hatt och käpp, stående i   helfigur, bakifrån. Akvallererad blyertsteckning i storformat av Otto Wallgren

Man i dräkt med vit rock, hatt och käpp, stående i helfigur, bakifrå...

Man i dräkt med vit rock, hatt och käpp, stående i helfigur, bakifrån. Akvallererad blyertsteckning i storformat av Otto Wallgren

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with a large home and smaller houses, outbuildings, and perhaps a slave cabin]

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with a large home and...

Title devised by Library staff. Preliminary sketch on verso. Includes puncture holes around the edges where paper was fastened to a board. Watermark with a large fleur de lis with W. Philadelphia Print Shop Inv... more

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with homes and outbuildings at left and right, and a long row of brick building, perhaps barracks, at center]

[View of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, with homes and outbui...

Title devised by Library staff. Preliminary sketch on verso. Trimed to inside the puncture holes that were around the edges where paper was fastened to a board. Watermark: AMIES. Forms part of: John Rubens Smit... more

Proposals for insuring houses, buildings, stores, ships in harbour, and on the stocks, goods, wares, and merchandize, from loss or damage by fire ... Middletown, October 1, 1813.

Proposals for insuring houses, buildings, stores, ships in harbour, an...

Insurance.; Imprint 2. 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 5, Folder 9.

Report of the committee appointed to examine the treasurer's accounts. The joint committee of both houses, have, according to order, examined the treasurer's accounts from the 1st day of January to the 30th day of September 1814 ... [Richmond, 1

Report of the committee appointed to examine the treasurer's accounts....

Imprint 2. 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 183, Folder 31.

U.S. Reports: Pratt, and others v. Law, and Campbell, 13 U.S. (9 Cranch) 456 (1815)

U.S. Reports: Pratt, and others v. Law, and Campbell, 13 U.S. (9 Cranc...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 13; Cranch Volume 9; February Term, 1815; Pratt, and others, Original Comaplainants, v. Thomas Law, and William Campbell, Original Defendants - Thomas Law, Original Complainant,... more

Speech of His Excellency Governour Wolcott, delivered before both houses at the session of the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut in May, 1818. [Hartford?].

Speech of His Excellency Governour Wolcott, delivered before both hous...

Imprint 2. 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 6, Folder 1.

map from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay towards ascertaining its origin and ancient population. Containing also a brief account of the two magnificent churches and the five religious houses which were once the ... ornament of the town; an abstract of the charters and privileges of the borough; biographical notices, etc"

map from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay toward...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay towards ascertaining its origin and ancient population. Containing also a brief account of the two magnific... more

Houses

Houses

Charles Bargue (French, Paris 1825/26–1883 Paris)

[Preliminary sketch, with grid, of the driveway in front of Mount Vernon]

[Preliminary sketch, with grid, of the driveway in front of Mount Vern...

Drawing shows a preliminary sketch, set on a grid, of the circular drive in front of the manor house at Mount Vernon, including outbuildings on the left and tall trees in the background. Title devised by Librar... more

map from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay towards ascertaining its origin and ancient population. Containing also a brief account of the two magnificent churches and the five religious houses which were once the ... ornament of the town; an abstract of the charters and privileges of the borough; biographical notices, etc"

map from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay toward...

This image has been taken from scan 000009 from "The Monumental Antiquities of Great Grimsby; an essay towards ascertaining its origin and ancient population. Containing also a brief account of the two magnific... more

The governor's message. This day, his excellency the Governor transmitted to both Houses of the Legislature the following message Fellow Citizens of the Senate and House of representatives ... Columbia Oct. 22, 1832.

The governor's message. This day, his excellency the Governor transmit...

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 172, Folder 42.

Advertisement. This is to give notice, that houses can be preserved from fires without great expense, by painting them with a composition lately discovered, which not only hinders them from being burned, but also extinguishes the flames ... The

Advertisement. This is to give notice, that houses can be preserved fr...

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 196, Folder 4a.

"Utsigt af Brödvyk. Patronessan Spik gläder sig åt den sorgfälliga uppfostran hon gifvit sina barn." Tusch av Fritz von Dardel

"Utsigt af Brödvyk. Patronessan Spik gläder sig åt den sorgfälliga upp...

"Utsigt af Brödvyk. Patronessan Spik gläder sig åt den sorgfälliga uppfostran hon gifvit sina barn." Tusch av Fritz von Dardel

The Grange, Overbrook, Pa., owned by Manuel Eyre in 1811

The Grange, Overbrook, Pa., owned by Manuel Eyre in 1811

Drawing shows an oblique view through an opening in the trees of "The Grange" a stone building with long front porch. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on verso: The Grange, Overbrook, Pa., owned by Manuel E... more

Sketch of houses on embankment near river cascade with notations about color

Sketch of houses on embankment near river cascade with notations about...

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S.... more

Man with rifle leaning against fence near house with outbuildings

Man with rifle leaning against fence near house with outbuildings

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S.... more

[White frame house with white picket fence at Cambridge, New York, with horse and buggy in front

[White frame house with white picket fence at Cambridge, New York, wit...

Case: similar to Rinhart 108. Mirror inside case to show house in correct orientation. Labels adhered to seal: "Cambridge, New York," "46". Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1998; (DLC/PP-1998:151.20). Forms part of:... more

Two houses along a river, one up on a rocky embankment, the other closer to the water's edge. A figure, perhaps a woman with a parasol, walks toward the water's edge where a rowboat is on the shore

Two houses along a river, one up on a rocky embankment, the other clos...

Title devised by Library staff. Drawing undated. Supplied date based on Queen's years of activity. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Unrelated mathematical computations inscri... more

[Distant view of a house and yard]

[Distant view of a house and yard]

Photographer unidentified. Case: flowers in central quadrafoil. Source unknown. Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress).

An unfinished house, in Chesnut Street Philadelphia. Built for the late Robert Morris Esqr. / designed & published by W. Birch enamel painter, 1800 ; republished by Desilver 1841.

An unfinished house, in Chesnut Street Philadelphia. Built for the lat...

Print shows a street view of a large house under construction beyond two trees in the foreground; also shows pedestrians and, arriving on the left, a workman carrying a ladder. Title from item. Inscribed in pen... more

Residence of Stafford Palmer, No. 298 Genesee Street Utica N.Y. drawn from memory James U. Palmer, Buffalo. No. 27 March 1842

Residence of Stafford Palmer, No. 298 Genesee Street Utica N.Y. drawn ...

Drawing shows an exterior view of the Stafford Palmer residence. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2000:095). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary drawing fil... more

Sketch of a house near a bridge

Sketch of a house near a bridge

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Docum... more

House N.W. corner of Chestnut and Strawberry Alley

House N.W. corner of Chestnut and Strawberry Alley

Case: Burns's Monument. Label attached to case: By W.Y. McAllister about 1845. Label attached to case: N.W. Chestnut & Strawberry. Title etched on plate. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1999; (DLC/PP-1999:126). For... more

harvest from "[Thanks voted by both Houses of Parliament to the Army and Navy with the replies of those officers who were addressed in their places. 1801 to 1843.]"

harvest from "[Thanks voted by both Houses of Parliament to the Army a...

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from "[Thanks voted by both Houses of Parliament to the Army and Navy with the replies of those officers who were addressed in their places. 1801 to 1843.]". The title... more

"Gripsholm juni 1845". Skiss av Fritz von Dardel

"Gripsholm juni 1845". Skiss av Fritz von Dardel

"Gripsholm juni 1845". Skiss av Fritz von Dardel

"Hönsäter 1845". Hund och läsande kvinna på bänk, vy över sjö och byggnader. Akvarell av Fritz von Dardel.

"Hönsäter 1845". Hund och läsande kvinna på bänk, vy över sjö och bygg...

"Hönsäter 1845". Hund och läsande kvinna på bänk, vy över sjö och byggnader. Akvarell av Fritz von Dardel.

"Gripsholm 1845". Tuschlavering av Fritz von Dardel, 1845

"Gripsholm 1845". Tuschlavering av Fritz von Dardel, 1845

"Gripsholm 1845". Tuschlavering av Fritz von Dardel, 1845