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[Eight amulets in different languages]

[Eight amulets in different languages]

Illus. in: Julius Reichelt, Exercitatio de Amuletis..., 1676, table VI (in front of book). Reference copy may be in SSF - AMULETS. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Buddha receiving offerings from "History of the Indian Archipelago. containing an account of the manners, arts, languages, religions, institutions, and commerce of its inhabitants ... With maps and engravings"

Buddha receiving offerings from "History of the Indian Archipelago. co...

This image has been taken from scan 000226 from volume 02 of "History of the Indian Archipelago. containing an account of the manners, arts, languages, religions, institutions, and commerce of its inhabitants .... more

portrait from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

portrait from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the y...

This image has been taken from scan 000154 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years ...

This image has been taken from scan 000308 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years ...

This image has been taken from scan 000461 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years ...

This image has been taken from scan 000463 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

portrait from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

portrait from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the y...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from volume 02 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years ...

This image has been taken from scan 000260 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a brief vocabulary of the principal languages ... With notes on the natural history of the Islands, by Arthur Adams. [With plates and maps.]"

map from "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years ...

This image has been taken from scan 000459 from volume 01 of "Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang during the years 1843-46; employed surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; accompanied by a bri... more

map from "A guide or handbook to Richmond new park. In three languages, English, French, and German. By A. H. W"

map from "A guide or handbook to Richmond new park. In three languages...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "A guide or handbook to Richmond new park. In three languages, English, French, and German. By A. H. W". The title and subject terms of this image have been gener... more

A lecture! will be given by Madame Hagerty! at Apollo Hall! on Friday evening March 25th, [1853] on Monday Ev'g March 28, she will sing ten different languages! of the unknown tongues. [Washington, D. C. 1853].

A lecture! will be given by Madame Hagerty! at Apollo Hall! on Friday ...

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 201, Folder 9a.

Karte vom östlichen China & Korea zur Übersicht der chinesischen Dialekte nach Edkins und der Reisen von Oxenham & Markham 1868-69 /

Karte vom östlichen China & Korea zur Übersicht der chinesischen Diale...

Relief shown by hachures. Does not give language information about Korea. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Ferro, Paris. From Petermann's geographische Mitteilungen. Jahrgang 1869, Tafel 17. Available also through t... more

Mohawk from "The Indian Miscellany; containing papers on the history, antiquities, arts, languages, religions, traditions and superstitions of the American aborigines ... Edited by W. W. Beach"

Mohawk from "The Indian Miscellany; containing papers on the history, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000165 from "The Indian Miscellany; containing papers on the history, antiquities, arts, languages, religions, traditions and superstitions of the American aborigines ... Edi... more

map from "Notes of Travel in Fiji and New Caledonia, with some remarks on South Sea Islanders and their languages ... With ... illustrations, etc"

map from "Notes of Travel in Fiji and New Caledonia, with some remarks...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Notes of Travel in Fiji and New Caledonia, with some remarks on South Sea Islanders and their languages ... With ... illustrations, etc". The title and subject t... more

A language map of Africa /

A language map of Africa /

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

Aboriginal Australians from "The Australian Race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia, and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent"

Aboriginal Australians from "The Australian Race: its origin, language...

This image has been taken from scan 000168 from volume 01 of "The Australian Race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia, and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent". T... more

map from "The Australian Race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia, and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent"

map from "The Australian Race: its origin, languages, customs, place o...

This image has been taken from scan 000582 from volume 03 of "The Australian Race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia, and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent". T... more

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc"

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the l...

This image has been taken from scan 000335 from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been gene... more

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc"

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the l...

This image has been taken from scan 000024 from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been gene... more

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc"

map from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the l...

This image has been taken from scan 000413 from "A Trip through the Eastern Caucasus, with a chapter on the languages of the country ... With maps, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been gene... more

Map of linguistic stocks of American Indians.

Map of linguistic stocks of American Indians.

From: Annual report of Bureau of Ethnology, v. 7, by J.W. Powell. LC Many nations, p. 209 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

languages from "Eaglehawk and Crow. A study of the Australian aborigines, including an inquiry into their origin and a survey of Australian languages"

languages from "Eaglehawk and Crow. A study of the Australian aborigin...

This image has been taken from scan 000235 from "Eaglehawk and Crow. A study of the Australian aborigines, including an inquiry into their origin and a survey of Australian languages". The title and subject ter... more

Ceremonies - Ohio - Sing National Anthem in sign languages. Deaf and dumb children of St. Rita's School, Cincinnati Ohio singing the Star Spangled Banner in the sign language

Ceremonies - Ohio - Sing National Anthem in sign languages. Deaf and d...

Date Taken: 1918. - Photographer: J.R. Schmidt Ceremonies - Ohio

The Political subdivision of the Polish territory before the war and its linguistic areas.

The Political subdivision of the Polish territory before the war and i...

Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, watercolor, and stick-on lettering. In right lower margin in script: Washington, October 8th, 1918. From the President Woodrow Wilson papers. Available also through the... more

The only chiropedist in Salonica has his shop on the street corner He is a Greek but as will be noticed by the sign he understands a number of languages including Turkish and Yiddish.

The only chiropedist in Salonica has his shop on the street corner He ...

Filed in: Greece Industries & Occupations. Title from item. No. RC-4742. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

The awakening of Turkey is evidenced by the unveiled women of Stamboul. Even the old ones bare their faces to mere men Standing on the famous Galata Bridge one sees all races and hears all languages as the high and low of humanity rolls by.

The awakening of Turkey is evidenced by the unveiled women of Stamboul...

Photographs show women wearing a çarşaf without face veils and a porter with large basket on his back walking across the Galata Bridge, Istanbul, Turkey. Title from item. Negative series code written on page: C... more

Languages

Languages

Poster promoting occupations in the field of languages, such as language teacher, translator, reporter on foreign language journal, and librarian in foreign department, showing book and globe. Date stamped on v... more

Volker- und Sprachenkarte des Vorderen Orient /

Volker- und Sprachenkarte des Vorderen Orient /

Shows ethnicities, languages and beliefs of the peoples of the region. A relatively lengthy explanation in German begins by stating that this map "endeavors to show the coverage area of those oriental peoples, ... more

Posting ceiling prices in foreign languages. Equipped with her "bible," a copy of the General Maximum Price Regulations written painstakingly in Mandarin, one of the chief languages of China, Mrs. Joanne A. Tee, price specialist of the Office of Price Administration (OPA), is explaining the necessity for posting ceiling prices to Lee Bow, manager of a large wholesale and retail store in New York's Chinatown. Like the people of their native land, whose fighting spirit has earned the admiration of all freedom-loving nations, the Chinese-American storekeepers are fighting the Axis by cooperating with the government in the battle against inflation

Posting ceiling prices in foreign languages. Equipped with her "bible,...

Actual size of negative is D (approximately 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War... more

Indonesia

Indonesia

Scale not given. Manuscript: pen-and-ink and col. pencil. Legend pasted on. Shows linguistic groups of Indonesia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Eritrea.

Eritrea.

Shows languages and religious minorities. Relief shown by gradient tints. "11366, Map Branch, CIA, 8-49." Includes tribal map of Eritrea. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Philippines, principal vernacular languages.

Philippines, principal vernacular languages.

Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. "38201 1-64." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Indonesia linguistic groups.

Indonesia linguistic groups.

Scale ca. 1:10,500,000. "29958." Includes index to "Linguistic groups." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Nigeria, languages & dialects /

Nigeria, languages & dialects /

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

Africa: Ethnolinguistic groups. 10-70.

Africa: Ethnolinguistic groups. 10-70.

Scale 1:10,400,000. "Principal source: Africa, Its peoples and their culture history, G.P. Murdock." "77465." Includes table of ethnic groups. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

Communist China, ethnologistic groups.

Communist China, ethnologistic groups.

Scale ca. 1:30,000,000. "78021 4-70." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Afghanistan.

Afghanistan.

Scale 1:2,690,000. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "500545." Maps in margin: Population.--Ethnolinguistics groups.--Land use and economic activity. Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

Yunnan, ethnolinguistic groups.

Yunnan, ethnolinguistic groups.

Scale 1:5,000,000. "78236 4-71." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Afghanistan /

Afghanistan /

Relief shown by shading and spot heights. In margins: Population -- Ethnolinguistic groups -- Land use and economic activity -- [Comparative area map] -- [Distance map] "Base 500546 7-72." Available also throug... more

Russian language instruction for two American ASTP astronauts

Russian language instruction for two American ASTP astronauts

S74-23117 (6 June 1974) --- Two astronauts associated with the joint U.S.-USSR Apollo-Soyuz Test Project receive instructions in the Russian language during ASTP activity at the Johnson Space Center. They are R... more

Platt La Comb is a linguist instructor at the all-service training school. He can speak seven languages

Platt La Comb is a linguist instructor at the all-service training sch...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Goodfellow Air Force Base State: Texas (TX) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Maria Palomares-Beistline Release... more

Afghanistan.

Afghanistan.

Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "Base 504958 (546742) 8-82" Ancillary maps: [Comparative area map] -- [Distance map] -- Population -- Economic activity and land use -- Ethnolinguistic groups. Availabl... more

China, ethnolinguistic groups.

China, ethnolinguistic groups.

"505631 (544126) 1-83." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A plaque set outside the Discovery hut tells, in four languages, the history of the structure, which was built in 1902

A plaque set outside the Discovery hut tells, in four languages, the h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mcmurdo Station Country: Antarctica (ATA) Scene Camera Operator: JO2 Michael Mckinley, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military S... more

United States Code: Native American Languages, 25 U.S.C. §§ 2901-2906 (Suppl. 4 1988)

United States Code: Native American Languages, 25 U.S.C. §§ 2901-2906 ...

Description: U.S. Code 1988 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 31: Native American Languages, Sections 2901-2906

United States Code: Native American Languages, 25 U.S.C. §§ 2901-2906 (Suppl. 2 1988)

United States Code: Native American Languages, 25 U.S.C. §§ 2901-2906 ...

Description: U.S. Code 1988 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 25: Indians, Chapter 31: Native American Languages, Sections 2901-2906