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United States from "A Change of National Empire; or arguments in favour of the removal of the National Capital from Washington City to the Mississippi Valley. Illustrated with maps"

United States from "A Change of National Empire; or arguments in favou...

This image has been taken from scan 000025 from "A Change of National Empire; or arguments in favour of the removal of the National Capital from Washington City to the Mississippi Valley. Illustrated with maps"... more

Winter at the National Capital - a night session

Winter at the National Capital - a night session

Print shows the West front of the United States Capitol lighted; carriages, streetcars and pedestrians in the foreground. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 29, (1885 March 7), p. 152-153. Engraved by W. H. Redding... more

U.S.  Capitol from "The Story of Washington, the National Capital ... Illustrated"

U.S. Capitol from "The Story of Washington, the National Capital ... ...

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map from "The Story of Washington, the National Capital ... Illustrated"

map from "The Story of Washington, the National Capital ... Illustrate...

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Crown Prince and Princess of Sweden will live here. The Swedish Legation, located in the fashionable section of Washington, will be the home of the Crown Prince and Princess of Sweden during their stay in the National Capital the latter part of May

Crown Prince and Princess of Sweden will live here. The Swedish Legati...

Title from negative or negative sleeve. Date span based on active dates of Harris & Ewing, Inc. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hd... more

[Exterior view of the National Capital Brewing Company building, Washington, D.C.]

[Exterior view of the National Capital Brewing Company building, Washi...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress).

Mrs. O.C. Coolican taking the fence on Happy Days, her entry in the National Capital Horse Show, opening in Washington, May 14th

Mrs. O.C. Coolican taking the fence on Happy Days, her entry in the Na...

"Copyrighted National Photo". National Photo Company Collection.

Ceremonies - Washington - Washington Armistice Celebration. The National Capital was the scene of hundreds of impromptu meetings and music services such as seen here. Anyone could be the leader and anyone could "join in."

Ceremonies - Washington - Washington Armistice Celebration. The Nation...

Photographer: International Film Service Ceremonies - Washington

Miss Elsie Tydings who had the distinction of purchasing the first ticket sold for a World Series in the National Capital. She was no. 1 in the 1st line this morning

Miss Elsie Tydings who had the distinction of purchasing the first tic...

Miss Elsie Tydings and other fans at ticket booth. National Photo Company Collection. No. 32312.

Theodore Douglas Robinson, the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, with Mrs. Robinson and their daughter, Helen, snapped at the National Capital Horse Show today

Theodore Douglas Robinson, the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, with M...

In Washington, D.C. area. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Horse Shows. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress).

National Capital of Yesterday

National Capital of Yesterday

Photographs of Pennsylvania Ave. Development Corp. Sites and Activities

Katharine Meyer, daughter of Eugene Meyer, managing director of the War Finance Corp., snapped at the Riding and Hunt Club today on "Seewandda" an entry in the coming National Capital Horse Show

Katharine Meyer, daughter of Eugene Meyer, managing director of the Wa...

National Photo Company Collection. In album: Lot 12298, vol. 2, p. 21. No. 39743.

In the spotlight at first Whippet races In National Capital. Washington society folk and government officials turned out enmasse for the introduction of Whippet racing in the National Capital today. Snapped in one of the boxes were, left to right: ... Washington publisher and noted sportsman; ... Frederick H. Gillett of Massachusetts

In the spotlight at first Whippet races In National Capital. Washingto...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

First Lady of the land tries Army chow. While inspecting the United States Army Medical exhibit in Washington today, Mrs. Calvin Coolidge, sampled a piece of meat prepared by one of the soldier cooks. The exhibit was staged for the delegates to the annual convention of the American Medical Association being held in the National Capital. On the left in the photograph is Capt. G.R. Sandrock and Maj. J.P. Fletcher, in charge of the exhibit

First Lady of the land tries Army chow. While inspecting the United St...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

"We are never too old to learn." This old adage has been clearly proven in the case of Noe Demers of Massachusetts, who at the age of 70 years has mastered the English language and passed his citizenship examination. He was recently chosen as one of the three outstanding Americanization students in the state of Massachusetts and rewarded with a trip to the National Capital where he was received by President Coolidge today. He is shown in picture with Congresswoman Edith Nourse Rogers of Massachusetts who presented him to the president White House, Washington, D.C.

"We are never too old to learn." This old adage has been clearly prove...

On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line; Copyright by Harris and Ewing; B36?; on neg: B2371. Number assigned by staff. Number assigned by staff. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris &... more

Noted German athlete works out at Georgetown University. Dr. Otto Peltzer, noted German track star and conqueror of Paavo Nurmi and Edvin Wide at 1,500 meters, working out for the benefit of the Georgetown University trackmen at the school today where he is a guest during his stay in the National Capital

Noted German athlete works out at Georgetown University. Dr. Otto Pelt...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Mrs. Victor J. Evans, who, with her husband, a Washington attorney, have a private zoo just outside of the National Capital, is shown feeding the blue and white macaws she has tamed

Mrs. Victor J. Evans, who, with her husband, a Washington attorney, ha...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

Washington society youngster shoes pony for children's horse show. Young Howland Russell, grandson of Mrs Borden Harriman, refuses to intrust to a groom the important business of preparing his pony "Tottles" for the Children's Horse Show which will held in the National Capital on St. Patrick's Day

Washington society youngster shoes pony for children's horse show. You...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Copyright by Harris and Ewing. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing... more

Japanese Ambassador and ... Matsadaira first to view Washington Amaryllis Show. The Japanese Ambassador and Mme. Tsuneo Matsudaira snapped at the opening of the Washington Amaryllis Show today. This is the fifteenth annual amaryllis show held by the Department of Agriculture which attracts many thousands of flower lovers to the National Capital every year

Japanese Ambassador and ... Matsadaira first to view Washington Amaryl...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Copyright by Harris and Ewing. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing... more

President Hoover lights Nation's Capital community Xmas tree. President Hoover pressed the button that set the community Christmas tree of the National Capital ablaze with varied colored lights tonight, Christmas Eve, December 24. The Chief Executive was accompanied by Mrs. Hoover while members of the Cabinet and other high officials of the government looked on

President Hoover lights Nation's Capital community Xmas tree. Presiden...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line; B3575? 4? Number assigned by staff. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & ... more

May be next cabinet lady. Mrs. William J. Donovan, wife of the Assistant Attorney General and who is now being prominently mentioned as Attorney General in the Hoover cabinet, is an ardent horsewoman and is frequent seen on the bridle paths around the National Capital

May be next cabinet lady. Mrs. William J. Donovan, wife of the Assista...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

Daughter of Secretary of Commerce is ardent horsewoman. An ardent devotee of the bridal paths in the National Capital is Miss Gertrude Lamont, daughter of the Secretary of Commerce and Mrs. Robert P. Lamont, who is shown in this photograph with her favorite mount

Daughter of Secretary of Commerce is ardent horsewoman. An ardent devo...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

"Aunt Bessie's" home. Washington, D.C., Oct. 29. This unimposing apartment house will no doubt be the scene of a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor when they come to the National Capital sometime next month. It is the home of Mrs. D.C. Merryman, the Duchess' Aunt Bessie. The building is located in a quiet residential neighborhood, just off Connecticut Ave. 102937

"Aunt Bessie's" home. Washington, D.C., Oct. 29. This unimposing apart...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more