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Johannes Staden arrives at unknown island and finds Portugese already there. Supraway, 18 miles from S. Vincentii Insula

Johannes Staden arrives at unknown island and finds Portugese already ...

Illus. in: Theodor de Bry, America, pt. 3, Frankfurt, 1593, page 10. Reference copy may be in LOT 4411. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Plan General du Palais & Jardins de Kensington : situé dans le contpé de Middlesex a 2 miles de Londres tres Exactement [Mapa]

Plan General du Palais & Jardins de Kensington : situé dans le contpé ...

Dedicatoria : "To he Queens most Excellent Maiesty, This Plan of ye. Royale Palace and Gardens of Kensington"

Interior view of the ancient Temple of Bacchus, now the church of S. Urbano, two miles from Rome..., from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

Interior view of the ancient Temple of Bacchus, now the church of S. U...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in the beginning of the engagement of the 9th of July on the Monongahela 7 miles from Fort Du Quesne.

A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in ...

Scale 1:10,800; 300 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. The name R. Ohio applies also to the Allegheny. "No. 27." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... more

S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts built round it; which I took on the mountain to the west of Crown Point abt. a miles distance.

S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts bu...

Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, limites et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, limites e...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. First French ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 45 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la baye d'Hudson et de Labrador selon les derni... more

View of a large structure, remains of the Tomb of the Metelli on the Appian Way about five miles from Porta S. Sebastiano, in the village of S. Maria Nuova..., from Le Antichità Romane, tome 3, tavola 15

View of a large structure, remains of the Tomb of the Metelli on the A...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages ...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Third impression of 2d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. Formerly in the collection of the French geographer Henri Vignaud. LC Maps of North A... more

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoporticus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoporticus, in a villa of Domit...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoportiucus, in a villa of Domitian, five miles outside Rome on the Frascati road, from Vedute di Roma (Roman Views)

Remains of a covered portico, or a cryptoportiucus, in a villa of Domi...

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, Mogliano Veneto 1720–1778 Rome)

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec on the north shore of the river St. Laurence - from this place 1500 chosen troops at the break of day fell down the river on the ebb of tide to the place of landing 13 Sept. 1759 Vue de Cap Rouge vulgairement Carouge, a 9 miles au dessus de la ville de Québec - sur le bord septentrional de la riviere de St. Laurent - c'est de Carouge que 1500 himmes de troupes choisies descendirent avec la marée au lieu de debarquement 13 Sept. 1759 / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hervey Smyth ; engraved by Peter Mazell.

A view of Cape Rouge or Carouge, nine miles above the City of Quebec o...

Print shows a ship on the Saint Lawrence River with a rowboat of troops disembarking at a point above the city of Québec. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robert Sayer at No. 53 i... more

A Plan of London on the Same Scale as that of Paris : In order to as certair the Difference of the Extent of these two Rivals, the Abbe de la Grives Plan of Paris, & that of London by J. Rocque have been divided into equal Squares where London Contains 39, and Paris but 29, So that the Superficie of London is to that of Paris as 39 to 29 or as 5455 Acres to 4028, there are exceeds Paris, bx 1472 Acves, the farmer being a 1/2 square Miles & Pais only 6 1/3 by J. Rocque Chorographe to his Maesty = Plan de Londres &C. Sur la même Echelle que Celui de Paris : afin de constater la Difference en Grandeur de ces deux Rivals on a devise Le Plan de Paris par Mr. l'Abbe de la Grivem, et, celui de Londres par J. Rocque, par desquarré dona Londres en Continent 39 & Paris 29 Chaquequarre etant de 168440 Toesas en & superficie, ce qui donne 7339 Arpens pour la sourface de, Londres, et 5416 pour celle de Paris les surplus pour Londres et done de 1923 Arpens Por J. Rocke Chorographe de Botannique ; R. Parr Sculp [mapa]
[Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]

[Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932. Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military service... more

A map of 100 miles round Boston.

A map of 100 miles round Boston.

Relief shown pictorially. Hand col. From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 45, June 1775. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

The Country twenty five miles round New York,

The Country twenty five miles round New York,

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Published according to act of Parliament, 1st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes ... " Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most i... more

The country twenty five miles round New York,

The country twenty five miles round New York,

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Published according to Act of Parliament, 21st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes ... " Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most ... more

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages, et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages,...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Second impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 49 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de l... more

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages, et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages,...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Sixth impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 52 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la... more

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages ...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Dual impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. Formerly in collection of the French geographer Henri Vignaud. LC Maps of North Americ... more

Avis au publico. To the Public. Oefentliche bekanntmachung. [Offering employment to the destitute in his workshop twenty-eight miles from Philadelphia; and giving the liberal bill of fare which will be provided] Imprimè à Philadelphie, par Henri

Avis au publico. To the Public. Oefentliche bekanntmachung. [Offering ...

Printed in three columns French, English and German.; Evans 15861. 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

A New and Accurate Topographical Survey of the Environs of London : describing all the Roads, Rivers, Parks, Seats, &c. &c. Within Twenty Miles of the Metropolis [Mapa]

A New and Accurate Topographical Survey of the Environs of London : de...

Escala gráfica de 7 millas estatutarias [= 9,3 cm]. Coordenadas referidas al meridiano de Londres (O 0°34'--E 0°33'/N 51°49'--N 51°14'). Recuadro geográfico de 5' en 5'

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water, upon which the army under the command of Lt. General Burgoyne, took post on the 20th Sepr. 1777 (shewing General Frazer's funeral) / Barlow sculp.

View of the west bank of the Hudson's River 3 miles above Still Water,...

Print shows a panoramic view of three hills along the west bank of the Hudson River in New York.

The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a scale of one mile to an inch /

The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a scale of o...

Relief shown by hachures. "The scale around the map is divided into statute miles east and west from the meridian of London, and north & south from the parallel of the same place, which is in Lat 51°30'." Londo... more

Bowles's New Pocket Map of the County of Essex : Divided into it's Hundreds, with the Roads and Distances in measured Miles [Mapa]

Bowles's New Pocket Map of the County of Essex : Divided into it's Hun...

Escala gráfica de 10 millas estatutarias británicas de 69 1/2 l grado [= 9,2 cm]. Coordenadas referidas al meridiano de Londres (O 0°00'--E 1°22'/N 2°47'-- N 51°24'). Orientado con lis en rosa de ocho vientos prolongados

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois,

Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages ...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Third impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. From the publisher's Atlas Amériquain septentrionale. 1778-[i.e.1792] no. 5-8. LC Map... more

Bowler's New Pocket Map of the County of Bedford, divided into its Hundreds with the Roads and Distances in measured Miles [Mapa]

Bowler's New Pocket Map of the County of Bedford, divided into its Hun...

Fecha de publicación deducida de la actividad editora de Carington Bowles

A view of the falls of Schuylkill, 5 miles from Philadelphia / J. Hoffman del. ; C. Tiebout.

A view of the falls of Schuylkill, 5 miles from Philadelphia / J. Hoff...

Print shows the Schuylkill River with houses and farms along the banks. Title from item. Illus. in: New York Magazine, 1793 (May). Reference copy in LOT 4384-C.

Paterson's twenty four miles round London with reference to seats of the Nobility and Gentry [Mapa]

Paterson's twenty four miles round London with reference to seats of t...

Comprende el condado de Gran Londres, la zona meridional del de Hertford desde la ciudad del mismo nombre, la suroriental de Essex desde Chipping Ongar, la nororiental de Kent hasta Sevenoaks, la septentrional ... more

To the citizens of America, and especially those of Philadelphia ... [Signed:] Vitis Gallo-Americana. Spring-Mill, 13 miles N. N. W. of Philadelphia, August 18, 1797. [Philadelphia, 1797].

To the citizens of America, and especially those of Philadelphia ... [...

Removed from the Papers of E. C. Genet.; On verso: 315842, 4F65 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collect... more

For sale, an agreeable, convenient, and valuable country seat, situated on the main road, in the pleasant, healthy and growing village of Jamaica, distant only twelve miles from New-York ... Brooklyn, Printed by Thomas Kirk [1802].

For sale, an agreeable, convenient, and valuable country seat, situate...

Signed: E. C. Genet. Jamaica, Dec. 20, 1802. (Removed from the Genet Papers).; On verso: 315842 4 F 65. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as ful... more

A new and accurate map of the country for twenty five miles round the University of Oxford : exhibiting all the direct and cross roads, the hills, vales, woods, rivers, canals, towns, villages, hamlets, parks, and seats of the nobility & gentry : from the latest surveys and observations /

A new and accurate map of the country for twenty five miles round the ...

Relief shown by hachures. Also covers county of Oxfordshire and adjacent regions. Statement of dedication at upper right: To the Vice Chancellor ... in the University of Oxford ... this map is most respectfully... more

Twenty-Five Miles Round London [Mapa]
map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000551 from volume 01 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000027 from volume 02 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

architecture from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

architecture from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewi...

This image has been taken from scan 000273 from volume 01 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000085 from volume 02 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000033 from volume 02 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000554 from volume 01 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

scanned image from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

scanned image from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likew...

This image has been taken from scan 000064 from volume 02 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... H. Hunter ... and other gentlemen. ... With maps, plans and views"

map from "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an acc...

This image has been taken from scan 000919 from volume 01 of "The History of London, and its environs. ... Likewise an account of all the towns, villages and country, within twenty-five miles of London. By ... ... more

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a severe action at Bladensburgh, six miles from the Capitol. "Baltimore has acquired immortal honor by the brave resistance of Commodore Barney, his sailors and the bold volunteers."

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a sever...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812- Ballads. 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 Co... more

About 2 miles W. of S[panish] T[own], Jam[ai]ca, Blue and Liguanea M[ou]nt[ain]s

About 2 miles W. of S[panish] T[own], Jam[ai]ca, Blue and Liguanea M[o...

Drawing shows a person riding a horse along a road with mountains in the distance. Title from item verso and finding aid. Notation on recto: Road light, sky grey, the mo[untai]ns darker. Unpublished finding aid... more

map from "An historical and descriptive account of Leamington and Warwick; to which are added, short notices of the towns, villages, etc. within the circuit of ten miles. Abridged from a larger work (An historical and descriptive account of the town and Castle of Warwick, etc. [Signed, W. F., i.e., William Field.])"

map from "An historical and descriptive account of Leamington and Warw...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "An historical and descriptive account of Leamington and Warwick; to which are added, short notices of the towns, villages, etc. within the circuit of ten miles. ... more

map from "Sketches of America. A narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the Eastern and Western States of America ... with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's “Notes” and “Letters.” Second edition"

map from "Sketches of America. A narrative of a journey of five thousa...

This image has been taken from scan 000461 from "Sketches of America. A narrative of a journey of five thousand miles through the Eastern and Western States of America ... with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's “Notes”... more

Map of 24 miles round the city of Bath /

Map of 24 miles round the city of Bath /

Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Bristol city region. Hand col. to show county boundaries and estate parks. Sectioned to 24 panels to enable folding. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Colinet's Journey: Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thornton's Pastorals of Virgil

Colinet's Journey: Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thorn...

William Blake (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Colinet's Journey, Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thornton's Pastorals of Virgil

Colinet's Journey, Milestone Marked 'LXII Miles to London', from Thorn...

William Blake (British, London 1757–1827 London)

View of the Rocky Mountains on the Platte 50 miles from their base / S. Seymour, delt. ; F. Kearney, sculpt.

View of the Rocky Mountains on the Platte 50 miles from their base / S...

Title from item. Illus. in: Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains : performed in the years 1819 and '20,.../ compiled by Edwin James, botanist and geologist for the expedition... Phila... more

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

"Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of the canals & rail roads throughout the country, carefully compiled from the best authorities.

Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling...

Shows longitude west from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1835, by S. Augustus Mitchell ..." The paper edition of this map appears in Bishop Davenport's A New Gazett... more

The village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the city of New York : lat. 40° 45ʹ 1ʺN, lon. 73° 09ʹ 58ʺW /

The village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I. : nine miles east of the ...

Cadastral map of the incorporated village of Flushing showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), landholders' names, marshlands, and village boundary. Oriented with north to the lef... more

map from "Inexhaustible Iron Mines: containing twenty square miles of iron ores, and superb ... timber, with anthracite coal: Report on the freehold estate of W. Carroll, ... Maryland, etc"

map from "Inexhaustible Iron Mines: containing twenty square miles of ...

This image has been taken from scan 000027 from "Inexhaustible Iron Mines: containing twenty square miles of iron ores, and superb ... timber, with anthracite coal: Report on the freehold estate of W. Carroll, ... more

Chester Wharf 20 miles below Philadelphia on the Delaware, July 27, 1846

Chester Wharf 20 miles below Philadelphia on the Delaware, July 27, 18...

Drawing showing sailboats and rowboat on river. Purchase; William Reese Company; 2000; (DLC/PP-2000:086). Title from item. Alternate title from accompanying caption. Accession box no. DLC/PP-2000:086

map from "American Scenes, and Christian Slavery: a recent tour of four thousand miles in the United States. [With a map.]"

map from "American Scenes, and Christian Slavery: a recent tour of fou...

This image has been taken from scan 000345 from "American Scenes, and Christian Slavery: a recent tour of four thousand miles in the United States. [With a map.]". The title and subject terms of this image have... more

Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R.R. 4 miles below its junction with the Columbia R.R. & terminating at the R.R. bridge at Gray's Ferry; showing it to be the easiest & most economical route for avoiding the inclined plans & approaching the city of Philadelphia; surveyed February, 1849.

Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R....

The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the lower right of the map. The area covered is along Mill Creek and from the Lancaster Pike to Schuylkill River. Scale 1:9,600. Across bottom of map: "Profiles ... more

Railroad map, showing the fact that about 65 miles of railroad to be constructed would form one of the principal railroad connections on this continent.

Railroad map, showing the fact that about 65 miles of railroad to be c...

Outline map covering New England states and showing the major rail connections with Montreal and Quebec, Canada. [From published bibliography] Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, ... more

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square miles of Nicaragua, United States, Mexico, British and Central America, with routes and distances; portraits of Gen. Walker, Col. Kinney, Parker H. French, and views of the Battle of New-Orleans and Bunker Hill.

Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and square m...

Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. fourth day. Thursday, May 28, 1857. Purse $300! Two miles heats …

Lexington races! Spring meeting. Association course. fourth day. Thurs...

Horse racing. 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 22, Folder 32a.

170 miles saved to Northern Iowa and St. Paul! Chicago, St. Paul and Fond du Lac railroad and Milwaukee & Mississippi railroad line! from Chicago & Milwaukee to Pr'ie du Chien, Wis. on the upper Mississippi River running through in 10 hours with

170 miles saved to Northern Iowa and St. Paul! Chicago, St. Paul and F...

Transportation.; Chicago, St. Paul and Fond du Lac r. R.; Milwaukee & Mississippi railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGM... more

Great Falls of the Spokane River, W.T. 30 miles below the Cour D'Alene Lake.

Great Falls of the Spokane River, W.T. 30 miles below the Cour D'Alene...

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 58. Title from item. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission on the banks of the Columbia two miles above the Hudson Bay Cos. post at Colville

No. 2, log huts, winter quarters of the Br. N. Am. Boundary Commission...

Photograph shows bird's-eye view of 15 or more log cabins near Fort Colville, Washington, with the Columbia River in the middle distance. Title from item. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

Franklin Trotting Park North Chelsea, near Boston. A purse of $100 two miles and repeat, to harness! on Monday, October 10, 1859 ... Admission 50 cents. S. Emerson, proprietor. Boston .Farwells & Forrest, Steam Job printers, 5 Lindell Str

Franklin Trotting Park North Chelsea, near Boston. A purse of $100 two...

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 64, Folder 43.

[W. Porcher Miles, Representative from South Carolina, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[W. Porcher Miles, Representative from South Carolina, Thirty-fifth Co...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 153. Each item includes subject's orig... more

[Miles Taylor, Representative from Louisiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Miles Taylor, Representative from Louisiana, Thirty-fifth Congress, h...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 188. Each item includes subject's orig... more

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.

One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 9th ed.

One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 9th ed.

Scale ca. 1:880,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.3 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. Map is printed in blue with title and border in red. "Ninth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." "Dedicate... more

One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond. 12 ed.

[Scale ca. 1:880,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.5 "Twelfth edition 3000 of Magnus' all around map." "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers fighting to suppress the Rebellion." Description derived from publi... more

The seceding South Carolina delegation. Keitt, Boyce, Chestnut, M'Queen, Ashmore, Hammond, Bonham, Miles

The seceding South Carolina delegation. Keitt, Boyce, Chestnut, M'Quee...

Wood engraving composite. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1860 Dec. 22). Reference copy may be in LOT 4412A.. LC-USZ62-36924 is similar (it shows entire page with masthead, this neg. shows only portraits). This r... more

Volunteer militia and eastern army guide. One hundred and fifty miles around Richmond.

Volunteer militia and eastern army guide. One hundred and fifty miles ...

Scale ca. 1:920,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.6 General map centered on Richmond, Virginia. The map is printed in blue ink. Insets: Ninety miles around Nashville, Tenn.-Ninety miles around Harrisburg, P... more

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and Fairfax turnpikes 2 miles from Alexandria, Virginia. Built by the 38th, 40th N.Y. and 3rd Maine regiments during October and November 1861.

Plan of the redoubt and rifle pits ensilading [sic] the Leesburg and F...

Includes main roads, buildings used for the hospital, chapel, stables, theater, and headquarters encampment of Brigadier General John Sedgwick.

Col. Dixon S. Miles at Harper's Ferry, W. Va.

Col. Dixon S. Miles at Harper's Ferry, W. Va.

No. 5439. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Nelson Appleton Miles, 1839-1925, half length, seated, facing front, wearing brevet Maj. Gen. uniform]

[Nelson Appleton Miles, 1839-1925, half length, seated, facing front, ...

Photo from Brady Collection, #1879. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: P.I.; Shelf.

G. Woolworth Colton's map of the country 500 miles around the city of Washington showing the seat of war in the East

G. Woolworth Colton's map of the country 500 miles around the city of ...

Scale 1:3,168,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 5.5 General map centered on Washington, D.C., with five concentric circles at intervals of 100 miles. Insets: [Map of Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Virginia, P... more

Fort Snelling, Minnesota, at the confluence of the rivers Mississippi and Minnesota, seven miles north of St. Paul's near the scene of the present Indian massacres

Fort Snelling, Minnesota, at the confluence of the rivers Mississippi ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1862 Sept. 20, pp. 408-409. This record contains unverified data from caption card.