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Chinese Model of Mill

Chinese Model of Mill

Accession Number: 1994.605.134 Han dynasty (206 B.C.–A.D. 220)

Chinese Grist Mill, Han Dynasty

Chinese Grist Mill, Han Dynasty

Accession Number: 13.100.157a, b Han dynasty (206 B.C.–220)

Garden, a river, and mills from BL Harley 4979, f. 4v

Garden, a river, and mills from BL Harley 4979, f. 4v

Detail of a miniature of a garden, a river, and mills, with inscriptions which read: 'le fonteine qui arouse les baumiers' (the fountain which waters the balm [plants]); 'li gardiins du baume' (the garden of ba... More

[Cut-away view of water-powered mill showing horizontal wheel with paddles, cog and shafts, and housing]

[Cut-away view of water-powered mill showing horizontal wheel with pad...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Le diverse et artificiose machine del capitano Agostino Ramelli. Parigi : 1588. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leona... More

Landscape With Two Mills, school of Rembrandt

Landscape With Two Mills, school of Rembrandt

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

[Ox-powered machine for grinding or milling grain]

[Ox-powered machine for grinding or milling grain]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: La premiere partie des desseins artificiavlx de tovtes sortes des movlins a vent, .... Impriméz a Francfort svr le Main : Par P. Iacques, 1617. Published in: The tradi... More

Over Muelen. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Over Muelen. Book illustration from Library of Congress

People walking near mill beside stream with bridge.

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

Mechios River near the mills A sketch of Mechios mills.

Mechios River near the mills A sketch of Mechios mills.

Prints show the Machias River along the coast of Maine and the mills (under construction) on the river. Title from item. Illus. in: The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain... More

State of Massachusetts-Bay in the House of representatives. August 31, 1777. Whereas it has been represented, that some of the powder manufactured at the several powder mills in this state, has proved defective; and as there is sufficient quanti

State of Massachusetts-Bay in the House of representatives. August 31,...

Ford 091.; Evans 15435.; On verso: Ford 2091. Evans 15435. 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 Eph... More

Mechios River near the mills : a sketch of Mechios mills

Mechios River near the mills : a sketch of Mechios mills

This engraving of the Machias area in the Boston Public Library's Atlantic Neptune collection was struck from the plate held by the Massachusetts Historical Society. By 1770, several mills were built on the Mac... More

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete perspective view of all the machinery of a bleach mill, upon the newest and most approved constructions, consisting of the wash mill, rubbing boards moved by a crank, and beetling engine for glazing the cloth, with a view of the boiling house; is most respectfully inscribed by ... Wm. Hincks / Wm. Hincks, delin. et sculp.

To the right hon'ble Lord Bangor, this plate representing a complete p...

Print shows an interior view of a mill where three men and a woman are engaged in washing, rubbing, glazing and boiling fabric. Title from item. Plate IX. Incorporated into the title is a coat-of-arms. First pu... More

To the right hon'ble Lord Visc't. Kilwarlin and Fairford, and knight of the shire for the County of Downe; this perspective view of a bleach green taken in the County of Downe, shewing the methods of wet & dry bleaching, and the outside view of a bleach mill on the most approved construction; is ... dedicated by ... Wm. Hincks Wm. Hincks, delin. et sculp

To the right hon'ble Lord Visc't. Kilwarlin and Fairford, and knight o...

Print shows a pastoral scene with a bleaching mill next to a river, showing the methods of wet and dry linen bleaching; also shows a young couple conversing beneath a tree in the foreground. Title from item. Pl... 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. 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

[Automated mill, designed by Oliver Evans, for processing grain] / James Poupard, scult.

[Automated mill, designed by Oliver Evans, for processing grain] / Jam...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The young mill-wright & miller's guide : in five parts, embellished with twenty five plates ... / by Oliver Evans, of Philadelphia. Philadelphia : Printed for, and sol... 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

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town lines, rivers, lakes, ponds, mountains, meetinghouses, mills, public roads &c. /

A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Wheat & Brun no. 200. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... More

Morgan House, U.S. Route 17, South Mills, Camden County, NC

Morgan House, U.S. Route 17, South Mills, Camden County, NC

Survey number: HABS NC-27 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction

Burlington steam mills and water works

Burlington steam mills and water works

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Collins.

Ellerson's Mill. Battle-field of Mechanicsville, Va.

Ellerson's Mill. Battle-field of Mechanicsville, Va.

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 920.

A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel Knights, of Windham, who fell off the bridge at the falls above Horse-Beef Mills on Presumpscutt River, February 22, 1807. Written by Thomas Shaw of Standish. 4th ed.

A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel K...

Imprint 2 me.; Verse. 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 26, Folder 9.

[Cuts] A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nathaniel Knights, of Windham, who fell off the bridge at the falls above Horse-Beef Mills, on Presumpscutt River, February 22, 1807. Written by Thomas Shaw, of Standish. Second e

[Cuts] A mournful song, on the death of the wife and child of Mr. Nath...

Positive Photostat.; Part of page wanting.; Verse.; Title. 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; P... More

Ipswich. Massachusetts wollen [sic] manufactory & bridge

Ipswich. Massachusetts wollen [sic] manufactory & bridge

Title from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 277. (DLC/PP-1995:140.277). Forms part of: John Rubens Smith Collection (Library of Congress).

Théodore Gericault - The Virgin of the Sacred Heart

Théodore Gericault - The Virgin of the Sacred Heart

Théodore Gericault (French, Rouen 1791–1824 Paris)

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Paper mill at Hodgskintown near New Haven

Landscape drawing showing small paper mill beside stream with cliffs in the background, near New Haven, Connecticut. Title inscribed from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 89. (DLC/PP-1995:140.89) Fo... More

Baker's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Baker's Falls / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Hudson River at Hudson Hill with a mill at center, on the far bank; also shows a man standing on the rocks at river's edge and trees in the left foreground.

View near Sandy Hill / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

View near Sandy Hill / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a view of the Hudson River near Sandy Hill with small buildings, possibly mills, on the far right side, and a dirt road, on which a woman is walking, in the center foreground; also shows a small for... More

Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Little falls at Luzerne / painted by W.G. Wall ; engraved by I. Hill.

Print shows a little waterfall at Luzerne on the Hudson River, with two buildings on the edge of the river, possibly mills, and a larger building, possibly a house or an inn, on the hillside above the river; al... More

Darlington District, South Carolina : improved for Mills' Atlas, 1820 ; enga by H. S. Tanner & assistants.

Darlington District, South Carolina : improved for Mills' Atlas, 1820 ...

Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) S137. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress... More

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

Young's Mill on the Brandywine Creek / J.R. Smith.

One of a series of 4 views of Young's Mill Rockland on the Brandywine Creek about 2 miles above Duponts Powder Mills. Title from item. Signed on verso: J.R. Smith. Inscribed lower center : North West view. Phil... More

John Butler, Hartford L. Fairchild sc. Hartford

John Butler, Hartford L. Fairchild sc. Hartford

Print shows a papermill on the edge of a river in Hartford, Connecticut, with frames in the foreground for making laid paper; the title "John Butler, Hartford" may actually be a watermark set on the larger fram... More

South Hadley paper mill. One ream superfine vellum post. Lathrop & Willard. Massachusetts O. Pelton & Co

South Hadley paper mill. One ream superfine vellum post. Lathrop & Wil...

Print shows a view of the South Hadley paper mill possibly on the Connecticut River, in an oval set on a pedestal labeled "Massachusetts" and bearing a plate that states "Lathrop & Willard". At top is a domed b... More

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres - The Lawyer Paul Grand

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres - The Lawyer Paul Grand

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (French, Montauban 1780–1867 Paris)

Ageo shuku kamo no yashiro

Ageo shuku kamo no yashiro

Print shows farmers at a mill getting their grain ground on a millstone in front of the miller's establishment; a traveler and a porter pass by, looking back at the operation. Title and other descriptive inform... More

Sketch of the Washington National Monument by Robert Mills

Sketch of the Washington National Monument by Robert Mills

Proposal Plans for a Washington Monument

Mills Village from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions. [With illustrations.]"

Mills Village from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history...

This image has been taken from scan 000178 from "Historical Collections ... relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions. [With illustrations.]". The ti... More

Sawmill or abandoned mill, side view, with waterwheel

Sawmill or abandoned mill, side view, with waterwheel

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

Das Oel. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Das Oel. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Print shows two men working a screw press for extracting oil and a man with a horse working a stone press in the background. Title from item. In album: Oertels Lesebuch, 32 Bilder, 2te Abtg.

Design of the Wasihngton [i.e. Washington] national monument to be erected in the city of Washington / design by Robt. Mills archt. ; lithd. by Chas. Fenderich, Wash.

Design of the Wasihngton [i.e. Washington] national monument to be ere...

Print showing the Washington Monument as designed by Robert Mills above a bust portrait of George Washington. Includes printed inscription: "Earnestly recommended to the favor of our countrymen" with signatures... More

Dear Sir: You are doubtless aware of the fact, that the Mills Tariff Bill which has been passed by the Democratic majority of the House of representatives, places on the free list wool, woolen rags of every description and all grades of shoddy .

Dear Sir: You are doubtless aware of the fact, that the Mills Tariff B...

Free trade. 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 243, Folder 16.

[Print speciman of vignettes of Wincohocking Mills, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Crane Iron Company, Catasauqua, Pennsylvania; and landscape labeled Broad Top] / Drawn fr. nat. & engd. & printed by A. Kollner's Lithogy., Phila.

[Print speciman of vignettes of Wincohocking Mills, Philadelphia, Penn...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Lithography, engraving and printing establishment of Augs. Kollner : designer, engraver & lithographer, copperplate & lithographic printer, [p. 4]

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kollner, Phila.

[Print speciman of bank checks for Kensington Bank] / Lithy. of A. Kol...

Print shows two bank checks, one decorated with vignettes of ships, a woman, and a train and the other decorated with a view of R. Garsed & Bro. Wingohocking Mills in Philadelphia. Title devised by Library staf... More

White collar workers - New Bedford library collection

White collar workers - New Bedford library collection

Black and white group photo of men in suits or shirts and vests, seated and standing in undecorated interior with beadboard walls and 2 lighting fixtures suspended from ceiling; expanse of multi-paned windows i... More

Lowell National Historical Park - Boott Cotton Mills Postcard

Lowell National Historical Park - Boott Cotton Mills Postcard

A color postcard of a wood engraving titled "View of Boott Cotton Mills At Lowell, Massachusetts." The engraving is from "Gleason's Pictorial" (Boston: 1852). and captioned on the verso. Also on the verso is th... More

Laborers, portrait, New Bedford Massachusetts

Laborers, portrait, New Bedford Massachusetts

Black and white group photo of 6 rows of men seated on roof of building; smoke stack visible behind them. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Tide mill of Nathan Tufts - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Tide mill of Nathan Tufts - Charleston, Boston Mass.

Tide mill of Nathan Tufts. Mr. Tufts lived in the house later occupied by Dr. Thomas R. Lambert on Chelsea Street (Sawyer, pp. 167-68). He was originally a packer of beef, and also a tenner whose sole leather g... More

Notice Mayport steam-saw mills St. John's river, Fla. is offered for sale ... Apply to A. M. Reed. Jacksonville, March 24, 1853. [Jacksonville, 1853].

Notice Mayport steam-saw mills St. John's river, Fla. is offered for s...

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 14, Folder 4.

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Shad fishing Taking up the net above Chester, N.J.

Drawing showing fishermen standing in the Delaware River, with the bleaching mills, smokestacks, and church spires of Gloucester along the shore. Title from item. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Cars... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - La moulin aux deux meules

Alphonse Legros - La moulin aux deux meules

Under a wide shed, a horse turns a mill on two grind-stones; at right, two men near a vat; at left, a wheel-barrow turned upside down beneath which the signature "A. Legros" is barely distinguished. With the ha... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

Alphonse Legros - Le manège

The horse-gin is turned by a horse with white hair; the pulley sheltered by a sort of pent-roof connecting with a stone-edged well, near which three monks stand; one fills a watering-pot that the other holds; t... More

Garside's Mill, Wissahickon

Garside's Mill, Wissahickon

Photograph shows stone buildings and two men sitting on a fence or gate. Title from information with photograph. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at... More

Thos. Livezey's mill, Wissahickon

Thos. Livezey's mill, Wissahickon

Photograph shows mill with Livezey house, Glen Fern, alongside Wissahickon Creek in Pennsylvania. Title from item. Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection ... More

Iron cylinder with brass coating from Pemberton Mill

Iron cylinder with brass coating from Pemberton Mill

The artifact measures 4 cm in diameter and 6 cm long. Label attached on one end reads: “From the ruins of the Pemberton Mill Lawrence Jan 12, 1860.” The artifact is a cylinder of iron with coating of brass on t... More

New Bedford Harbor - New Bedford library collection

New Bedford Harbor - New Bedford library collection

Black and white photo of aerial view of harbor, New Bedford, Massachusetts. Water at right with small craft, whaling ships, piers and buildings at center and left. Textile mills in background at right. Numerous... More

The old mill, Tarrytown, N.Y. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscope Card.

The old mill, Tarrytown, N.Y. New York (state) 19th Century Stereoscop...

No. 11. Title from item. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Male Textile Workers - New Bedford library collection

Male Textile Workers - New Bedford library collection

Black and white photo of male textile workers inside textile mill, probably in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Ruins of Wheldon Cotton Mill

Ruins of Wheldon Cotton Mill

Ruins of Wheldon Cotton Mill, Acushnet, MA. Caption on front. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Wamsutta Mill Workers - New Bedford library collection

Wamsutta Mill Workers - New Bedford library collection

Black and white copy photo of group of male and female textile mill workers standing beside looms at Wamsutta Mills, New Bedford, Massachusetts. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Textile Mill Workers - New Bedford library collection

Textile Mill Workers - New Bedford library collection

Black and white group portrait of textile mill workers posing inside mill room, probably in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Group includes women, men and children. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

Textile Workers, New Bedford Massachusetts

Textile Workers, New Bedford Massachusetts

Black and white photo of male and female textile workers inside mill, probably in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Mounted. Courtesy of New Bedford Free Public Library

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