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Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the Great Middle Room (Sir Robert Walpole's Levee Room, Northwest Corner, First Floor)

Treasury House, 10 Downing Street, London: Plan of the Great Middle Ro...

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead)

Carte du Missouri : levee ou rectifiée dans toute son etendue /

Carte du Missouri : levee ou rectifiée dans toute son etendue /

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

Carte del' archipel des îles viti, reconnues par le capne de Frégate dumont d'urville, levée et drefsée par Mr. Gressien, Enseigne de vaisseau, expedition de la corvette de S. M. l' Astrolabe. Mai et Juin 1827.
Lion About to Strike a Serpent (Lion la patte levée sur un serpent) or (Esquisse du lion des Tuileries)
The Mason's farewell. John Hopkins, printer, 823 New Levee Street
Abington Anti-slavery Fair and levee : The Anti Slavery friends of Abington & vicinity will hold a fair & levee at Union Hall!
View of the famous levee of New Orleans, the capital of Louisiana, which commencing 43 miles below passes through the [c]ity forming its chief business depot, and extends 143 miles above, on the banks of the Mississippi / photographed by E.H. Nelson, Jun., N.O.

View of the famous levee of New Orleans, the capital of Louisiana, whi...

Levee with bales of cotton, African-American workers and steamboats. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 9, no. 228 (1860 Apr. 14), p. 306 and 315.

Springfield block, passenger depot, sheds and yard for Army horses, I.C.R.R., levee of Ohio River, Kentucky

Springfield block, passenger depot, sheds and yard for Army horses, I....

Photograph shows a view of the levee and boats along the Ohio River; Union horse stables, and the Illinois Central Chicago and Cairo railroad, Cairo, Illinois.

Levee at Alexandria, La.

Levee at Alexandria, La.

No. 3120. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Identifications (sic) available at Naval Historical Foundation". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The levee at Memphis, Tenn.-Hauling sugar and cotton from their hiding-places for shipment north / sketched by Mr. Alex Simplot.
Repairing the levee at New Orleans at the expense of the United States government

Repairing the levee at New Orleans at the expense of the United States...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1863 March 21), p. 181. Ref. copy may be in SSF (Gr) - LEVEES. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Levees; Construction.

Repairing the levee at New Orleans at the expense of the U.S.government

Repairing the levee at New Orleans at the expense of the U.S.governmen...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 7 (1863 March 21), p. 181. Title and other information transcribed from caption card.

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the levee road below New Orleans / from a sketch by our special artist, F.B. Schell.

The plantation police or home-guard examining Negro passes on the leve...

Illustration showing a guard with a lantern checking the passes of African American men traveling on a levee road at night. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 16, no. 406 (1863... More

Contrabands building a levee on the Mississippi river, below Baton Rouge, under the direction of Capt. Hodge, Gen. Augur's staff - Baton Rouge in the distance / sketched March 13, by our special artist, F.H. Schell.

Contrabands building a levee on the Mississippi river, below Baton Rou...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1863 May 9, pp. 104-105.

Levee at Memphis, Tenn., 1864
Levee at Memphis, Tenn., 1864
[Railroad depots on the levee, Sacramento, California]

[Railroad depots on the levee, Sacramento, California]

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 814(?). Original number and caption has been crossed out. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. Th... More

Sacramento River and Levee, from Front Street, Sacramento City

Sacramento River and Levee, from Front Street, Sacramento City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1072. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption c... More

Steamer Julia at the Levee, Stockton, San Joaquin County

Steamer Julia at the Levee, Stockton, San Joaquin County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1027. LOT subdivision subject: Ships and River Steamers. This record contains unverified old data ... More

The Levee and Steamers at Sacramento City

The Levee and Steamers at Sacramento City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1063. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

View of the Levee, Stockton, San Joaquin Co.
The Railroad Depots, on the levee, Sacramento City

The Railroad Depots, on the levee, Sacramento City

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1074. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Crevasse on Chim's plantation, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  [Flood from a break in the levee, with four black men fishing with nets in foreground]

Crevasse on Chim's plantation, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana. [Flood fr...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 10, (1866 May 26), p. 329. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Disasters Floods; Dams; Geogr.; Fishing; Negroes .

The Levee at Sacramento, from the deck of the steamer CAPITOL

The Levee at Sacramento, from the deck of the steamer CAPITOL

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1205. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The Levee and Central Pacific Railroad, Freight Trains, Sacramento - People resting

The Levee and Central Pacific Railroad, Freight Trains, Sacramento - P...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1206. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Steamers Julia and Helen Hensley at the Levee, Stockton, San Joaquin Co.

Steamers Julia and Helen Hensley at the Levee, Stockton, San Joaquin C...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1029. LOT subdivision subject: Ships and River Steamers. This record contains unverified old data ... More

View on the Levee at Stockton, San Joaquin County

View on the Levee at Stockton, San Joaquin County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1028. LOT subdivision subject: Stockton. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Scene on the levee, New Orleans Turquino's Peak, island of Cuba.

Scene on the levee, New Orleans Turquino's Peak, island of Cuba.

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1867 Aug. 3, p. 313.

On the levee, New Orleans
Cotton on the levee, New Orleans
A scene on the levee, New Orleans
Map of New Orleans

Map of New Orleans

Various Papers of the 15th Congress

Levee below the bridge, The
Cotton on the levee
On the levee, New Orleans
On the levee at New Orleans
Louisiana - the business boom in the South - a scene on the levee at New Orleans

Louisiana - the business boom in the South - a scene on the levee at N...

Bird's-eye view. Wood engraving from a sketch by Joseph Horton. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, (1881 Jan. 8), p. 320. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card traci... More

A levee at night - electric light illumination. Sketches on the levee, New Orleans / by J. O. Davidson .

A levee at night - electric light illumination. Sketches on the levee,...

Illustration showing the New Orleans riverfront at night, crowded with people and steamboats, and showing electric lighting. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 27, no. 1367 (1883 March 3), p. 133. Title from item.

Oyster luggers at the levee, New Orleans
Steamboats along the levee, New Orleans
Levee and River, New Orleans, U.S.A.

Levee and River, New Orleans, U.S.A.

Stereograph showing the steamboat "Edward J. Gay" docked at levee; several men on wharf working with cotton bales, barrels and other cargo. Copyright 1891 by J.F. Jarvis. On mount: Sold only by Underwood & Unde... More

Vicksburg, at the levee, Miss. U.S.A.

Vicksburg, at the levee, Miss. U.S.A.

Stereograph showing African American workers on levee either loading or unloading railroad cars; two steamboats in background. On mount: Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1891 by B.W. Kilburn, in... More

Refugees on levee, April 17, 1897 / photo by Carroll's Art Gallery.

Refugees on levee, April 17, 1897 / photo by Carroll's Art Gallery.

Photograph shows an African American family group camped on a levee on the Mississippi River. Mississippi Archives has the same image, called "Awaiting the reflief boat on the Miss. River, April 2nd, 1897," Gre... More

Winona, Minn., the levee below the bridge
St. Louis Levee - unloading sugar

St. Louis Levee - unloading sugar

Men rolling and stacking barrels of sugar. 76235 U.S. Copyright Office. Stereo - American and Foreign Views - copyrighted by T.W. Ingersoll. S 15. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Ca... More

Winona, Minn., the levee below the bridge
[Mo. - St. Louis - View of Levee looking toward Eads Bridge]

[Mo. - St. Louis - View of Levee looking toward Eads Bridge]

Stereo by T.W. Ingersoll. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[The Levee, Memphis, Tenn.]
[The Levee, Vicksburg, Miss.]
[Along the levee, Cincinnati, Ohio]
[Mule teams and the levee, New Orleans, Louisiana]
Mardi Gras, New Orleans, awaiting Rex on the levee
[Memphis, Tenn., the levee from the ferry]
[The Levee from Smithfield Street Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pa.]
[Lunch hour on the levee, Jacksonville, Fla.]
The Levee, Louisville, Ky.
[The Levee, Memphis, Tenn.]
[The Levee from the custom house, Memphis, Tenn.]
Levee, foot of Canal St., New Orleans
[Levee from Smithfield Street Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pa.]
The Levee, Vicksburg, Miss.
The cotton levee, New Orleans, La.

The cotton levee, New Orleans, La.

Stereograph showing thousands of bales of cotton and four docked steamers. H6425 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 805. Title from item.

Oyster luggers at the levee, New Orleans
Carte du Danube et de ses embranchements entre Braila et la mer levee en 1870-1871 : Commission Europenne du Danube

Carte du Danube et de ses embranchements entre Braila et la mer levee ...

Картните листове са монтирани на платно; М 1:73 000; Мащаб в морски мили

Levee revels
High water at New Orleans, La., levee, March 23, 1903
On the levee, New Orleans, La.

On the levee, New Orleans, La.

Cotton bales and steamboats at levee. Photograph by the Detroit Publishing Co. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card... More

High water at New Orleans, La., levee, March 23, 1903
Mule teams on the levee, New Orleans, La.
High water at New Orleans, La., levee, March 21, 1903
High water at New Orleans, La., levee, March 21, 1903
Cotton on the levee, New Orleans, La.
High Water at New Orleans, La. Levee, March 23, 1903
High water at New Orleans, La., levee, March 21, 1903
On the bustling levee, St. Louis, where the products of the Mississippi Valley are distributed

On the bustling levee, St. Louis, where the products of the Mississipp...

Stereograph showing activity on levee with some workers driving horse and carts and others waiting in groups next to products (barrels, lumber, etc.) ready for distribution. H31774 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyri... More

Along the levee, Cincinnati, O[hio]
Along the levee, Cincinnati, Ohio
The Levee from the bluff, Memphis, Tenn.
The cotton levee, New Orleans, La., U.S.A.

The cotton levee, New Orleans, La., U.S.A.

Stereograph showing thousands of bales of cotton waiting to be loaded onto two docked steamboats.

On the levee, New Orleans, La.

On the levee, New Orleans, La.

Stereograph showing African American workers filling sacks with cotton and stacking them into wagons, rolling barrels, and resting atop stacks of cotton; two steamboats in background. H71871 U.S. Copyright Offi... More

Along the levee, Cincinnati, Ohio
In the midst of levee, life, and cotton traffic, New Orleans, La.

In the midst of levee, life, and cotton traffic, New Orleans, La.

Stereograph showing African American workers resting among thousands of bales of cotton; steamer in background. H99168 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright 1907 by Standard Scenic Company. No. 2942. Title from item.

Horse-drawn shoe wagons flooded levee, St. Louis
On the levee, St. Louis, during flood
The Levee, Baton Rouge, La.
[Unloading cotton at the levee, Vicksburg, Miss.]
The glory of New Orleans, her cotton and her levee, Louisiana

The glory of New Orleans, her cotton and her levee, Louisiana

Ships and boats at levee with bales of cotton. Stereo copyrighted by Keystone View Co. No. 26176. No copyright renewal. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Leve... More

After levee break 10 miles--Grand Tower, Ill.

After levee break 10 miles--Grand Tower, Ill.

Farm buildings and fields submerged in flood waters. National Photo Company Collection. No. 2003 R.S. Official photograph U.S. Army Air Corps.

Levee & Steamboat, Saint Louis, Independent City, MO

Levee & Steamboat, Saint Louis, Independent City, MO

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-165 Survey number: HABS MO-1663

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.
Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana. Public pasture land inside the Mississippi levee which is valuable during low water periods
Coorperative sugarcane processing plant taken from Mississippi River levee costing approximately one hundred and seventeen thousand dollars. Growing 2819 cane in foreground. Capacity is one thousand tons per day. Serves territory in twenty mile radius. Works October through December. St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
Levee being dynamited to save Cairo, Illinois, during the 1937 flood
The first bank in Illinois territory. Note how the levee has been bowed out to protect the building. During the flood, the waters excavated some of the levee on each side of the bow, weakening it considerably
The Bessis Levee, along a subsidiary of the Mississippi River. The levee has been augmented with sand bags during the 1937 flood
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