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Topic: mills

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[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

Landscape With Two Mills

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

Over Muelen

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

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.

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

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

U.S. Reports: Beissell v. Sholl, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 211 (1800)

U.S. Reports: Beissell v. Sholl, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 211 (1800)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; March Term, 1800; Beissell versus Sholl/Wagoner versus Same.

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).

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

The Virgin of the Sacred Heart

The Virgin of the Sacred Heart

Théodore Gericault (French, Rouen 1791–1824 Paris)

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

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

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

The Lawyer Paul Grand

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

Das Oel

Das Oel

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.

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

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

[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

U.S. Reports: Howard et al. v. Ingersoll, 54 U.S. (13 How.) 381 (1852)

U.S. Reports: Howard et al. v. Ingersoll, 54 U.S. (13 How.) 381 (1852)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 54; Howard Volume 13; December Term, 1851; John H. Howard, Plaintiff in error, v. Stephen M. Ingersoll; John H. Howard and Josephus Eckolls, Plaintiffs in error, v. Stephen M. Ingersoll

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