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Carte des environs d'Hampton.

Carte des environs d'Hampton.

Scale ca. 1:28,800; échelle de 3 lignes pour 100 toises. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Fleur de lis surmounting a scroll crossed with three bars. Oriented with north toward the right. Relie... more

[Views of ships and a mill]

[Views of ships and a mill]

Broadside views of five ships. Titled devised. Inscribed below images: Minnesota Mill in Newport News Va. Hunter Woodis. Flagship of Butler. Inscribed vertically in right margin: Flagship of Buttler [sic] Gift,... more

The Newport News Steamer Express Capt. Wilson

The Newport News Steamer Express Capt. Wilson

Broadside view sidewheel steamship. Title inscribed below images. Inscribed on ship: EXPRESS. Formerly Waud no. C-119. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1046) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil W... more

[River landscape with boats]

[River landscape with boats]

Signed lower left of image: [Frienkz Thienkz Delt?] Title devised. Inscribed above image: [Dedi]cated to Artemas Ward [...]/ Head & Principal Showman [...]/ By his devotedly attached servant / Zebedeezer(?) Zer... more

Danish Frigate. 1861. Newport News. Zeeland

Danish Frigate. 1861. Newport News. Zeeland

Broadside view steam frigate. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.594) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls [sic] Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of Hampton Roads & Elizabeth River

The key to East Virginia showing the exact relative positions of Fortr...

Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 545 "Description of Fortress Monroe" appears in the lower left corner of the map. The important features at Fortress Monroe are keyed by letters to a list. Inset... more

The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

The Union assault on the Rebel works Lee's Mill Va.

Shows the fortifications of the Union and Confederate forces on opposite sides of the Warwick River in Warwick County [now city of Newport News], Va., at the time of the engagement Lee's Mill, also known as Bur... more

Encampment of U.St. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862 /

Encampment of U.St. troops at Newport News, Va., 1861 & 1862 /

Bird's eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2001-31 CW3

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel position April 1st 1862.

Plan from Fortress Monroe to Big Bethel Va. : showing Union and Rebel ...

Shows area of Virginia Peninsula between Newport News and Big Bethel to the north and Fortress Monroe to the south as McClellan prepared to move his forces toward Richmond. Color coding indicates location of Un... more

Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings

Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings

"Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map... more

Washington Square and Trinity Church, Newport News, Va

Washington Square and Trinity Church, Newport News, Va

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09395. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Perspective map of Newport News, Va., county seat of Warwick County 1891.

Perspective map of Newport News, Va., county seat of Warwick County 18...

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 957 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. AACR2

Perspective map of Newport News, Va. County seat of Warwick County 1891 population: 8000

Perspective map of Newport News, Va. County seat of Warwick County 189...

X1511 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: American Publishing Co.

U.S. Reports: Newport News and Miss. Valley Co. v. Pace, 158 U.S. 36 (1895)

U.S. Reports: Newport News and Miss. Valley Co. v. Pace, 158 U.S. 36 (...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 158; October Term, 1894; Newport News and Mississippi Valley Company v. Pace

U.S.S. Nashville, "I christen thee Nashville"

U.S.S. Nashville, "I christen thee Nashville"

"Hart" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 020634. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Piers at Newport News

Piers at Newport News

Copyright 1897 by Alfred S. Campbell. No. 922. Title from item.

Scene of Newport News, Va
Launching the Battleship "Kearsarge," Newport News, Va

Launching the Battleship "Kearsarge," Newport News, Va

Title from item. Copyright 1898 by R.Y. Young.

Punching single bars for U.S. battleship Illinois

Punching single bars for U.S. battleship Illinois

African American men operating a metal punching machine at a ship building plant. Copyright by Rusk and Shaw, Newport News, Va.

Aboard the transport at Newport News - awaiting orders for Porto [sic] Rico

Aboard the transport at Newport News - awaiting orders for Porto [sic]...

U.S. soldiers on deck. Stereo copyrighted by J.F. Jarvis. Title from item. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: U.S. Hist. War w/ Spain 1898; Militia Ky.; Army, U.S.

Launch, U.S. battleship "Kentucky"

Launch, U.S. battleship "Kentucky"

View from the James River of the launching of the battleship Kentucky at Newport News, Va. Built by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, the Kentucky is launched shortly after the U.S. battleship... more

[Student shipbuilders at Newport News, Virginia]

[Student shipbuilders at Newport News, Virginia]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

[African American guiding log from water onto saw mill ramp,  Newport News, Va., 1900]

[African American guiding log from water onto saw mill ramp, Newport ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). LOT subdivision subject: Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute - Vocational Training.

Crowd at launching of the "Kearsarge" Newport News, Va

Crowd at launching of the "Kearsarge" Newport News, Va

Title from item. Copyright 1899 by R.Y. Young.

Negro students working at shipbuilding at the Newport News Shipbuilding Co.

Negro students working at shipbuilding at the Newport News Shipbuildin...

Hampton Institute, Hampton, Va. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). LOT subdivision subject: Hampton Normal and Agricultural In... more

Custom house and post office, Newport News, Va.

Custom house and post office, Newport News, Va.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034550. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Newport News, Va., West Ave. residences

Newport News, Va., West Ave. residences

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036792. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Newport News dry docks

Newport News dry docks

Three men working in blacksmith shop. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. No. 81153.

Newport News Ship Building Co.'s yards, Va

Newport News Ship Building Co.'s yards, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071094. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Park and dock, Newport News, Va.

Park and dock, Newport News, Va.

Title from jacket. Christopher Newport Park. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034520. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Custom house and post office, Newport News, Va.

Custom house and post office, Newport News, Va.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034551. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

C. & O. (Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company) station and terminal, Newport, Virginia

C. & O. (Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company) station and terminal, Ne...

Title from jacket. Includes Christopher Newport Park. "8" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033814. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Newport News chain gang

Newport News chain gang

Photograph shows eight African American men on a chain gang holding long handle brooms to clean the streets. Copyright 1901 by Samuel E. Rusk, Newport News, Va. Title from item.

Down on the farm

Down on the farm

Black man plowing with ox, and dog standing in field. Copyright by Samuel E. Rusk, Newport News, Va.

Dry dock no. 2.

Dry dock no. 2.

Steamboats LOUISE and 2 coastal steamers in dry dock, Newport News, Va. Photo copyrighted by Samuel E. Rusk, Newport News, Va. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings:... more

Hampton Roads from the Warwick Hotel, Newport News, Va

Hampton Roads from the Warwick Hotel, Newport News, Va

Second title on panorama: Warwick Casino and Hampton Roads, Newport News, Va. Photograph of panoramic photographic print copyrighted 1902; cf. negative D4-10629 for two-part panorama. Detroit Publishing Co. no.... more

Warwick Casino, Newport News, Va

Warwick Casino, Newport News, Va

Close variant of right section of a two-part panorama; for complete panorama, see negatives D4-10629. This negative also issued separately. Christopher Newport Park. "WHJ 175-02" on negative. Detroit Publishin... more

Newport News Ship Building and Dry Dock Company yards, Newport News, Va.

Newport News Ship Building and Dry Dock Company yards, Newport News, V...

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036790. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Washington Avenue, Newport News, Va.

Washington Avenue, Newport News, Va.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036791. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Washington Avenue, Newport News, Va

Washington Avenue, Newport News, Va

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-30305. "2572-G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018362. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Great dry dock, Newport News, Va

The Great dry dock, Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018369. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Along the slips, Newport, Virginia

Along the slips, Newport, Virginia

Title from jacket. At Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company. "G 2549" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033811. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pay day at the shipyard, Newport News, Va

Pay day at the shipyard, Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018367. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

C. & O. terminal piers, Newport News, Va

C. & O. terminal piers, Newport News, Va

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-30307. "5 photo" on transparency. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018371. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Government building and Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Government building and Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Corresponding glass transparency (with same series code) available on videodisc frame 1A-30306. "2537-G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018363. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Noon hour at the shipyard, Newport News, Va

Noon hour at the shipyard, Newport News, Va

Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company. "2543-G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. nos. 018790, 33810. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Casino park and Newport News Academy, Newport News, Va

Casino park and Newport News Academy, Newport News, Va

Christopher Newport Park and, possibly, the Hampton Roads Military Academy. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018366. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Washington Ave. Avenue, Newport News, Va

Washington Ave. Avenue, Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09394. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Twenty-eighth St., Newport News, Va

Twenty-eighth St., Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09393. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Virginia, Newport News--Even-keel submarine boat Lake launched Feb. 27, 1906

Virginia, Newport News--Even-keel submarine boat Lake launched Feb. 27...

Side view, with bow in right foreground, on launching apparatus. Copyright by Lake Torpedo Boat Co. No. 1923.

Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09392. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Overlooking the wharves at Newport News on the famous Hampton Roads, Virginia, U.S.A

Overlooking the wharves at Newport News on the famous Hampton Roads, V...

H93004 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 881. Title from item. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co.

Hampton Roads from Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Hampton Roads from Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Photo shows USS Panther, an auxiliary that served as a repair ship for the Great White Fleet. (Source: Charley Seavey, 2012) Includes Christopher Newport park. "10" and "21" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. ... more

Loading a whaleback steamer with coal, Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A

Loading a whaleback steamer with coal, Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A

H100741 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 882. Title from item. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co.

C. & O. (Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company) piers, Newport News, Virginia

C. & O. (Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company) piers, Newport News, Vir...

Title from jacket. "Pocohontas" on steamboat in foreground. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 033815. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hampton Roads from Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va.

Hampton Roads from Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va.

Photo shows USS Panther, an auxiliary that served as a repair ship for the Great White Fleet. (Source: Charley Seavey, 2012)

Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Hotel Warwick, Newport News, Va

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019936. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Anne P. Cahall, sponsor of U.S.S. Delaware, launched Feb. 6, 1909, at Newport News, VA

Anne P. Cahall, sponsor of U.S.S. Delaware, launched Feb. 6, 1909, at ...

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Map of the city of Newport News, Virginia G.W. Fitchett, city engineer ; G. Doyle, delineator

Map of the city of Newport News, Virginia G.W. Fitchett, city engineer...

Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. "Blue prints made by Geo. E. Connell, arch't." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Blueprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Launch of PROTEUS, Newport News

Launch of PROTEUS, Newport News

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). General information about the George Grantha... more

Launching of TEXAS - Secy Meyer [and] Claudia Lyon

Launching of TEXAS - Secy Meyer [and] Claudia Lyon

Photograph shows Secretary of the Navy George von Lengerke Meyer (1858-1918) with Claudia Lyon, daughter of Texas Republican leader Cecil Lyon at the launching ceremony of the USS Texas, May 18, 1912 at Newport... more

Launching of TEXAS - Secy Meyer [and] Claudia Lyon

Launching of TEXAS - Secy Meyer [and] Claudia Lyon

Photograph shows Secretary of the Navy George von Lengerke Meyer (1858-1918) with Claudia Lyon, daughter of Texas Republican leader Cecil Lyon at the launching ceremony of the USS Texas, May 18, 1912 at Newport... more

Claudia Lyon

Claudia Lyon

Photograph shows Claudia Lyon, daughter of Texas Republican leader Cecil Lyon on the day of the launching ceremony of the USS Texas, May 18, 1912 at Newport News, Virginia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011... more

Claudia Lyon

Claudia Lyon

Photograph shows Claudia Lyon, daughter of Texas Republican leader Cecil Lyon at the launching ceremony of the USS Texas, May 18, 1912 at Newport News, Virginia. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011 and the Ne... more

Worlds largest battleship the PENNSYLVANIA launched at Newport News. Miss Elizabeth Kolb christeneing the PENNSYLVANIA

Worlds largest battleship the PENNSYLVANIA launched at Newport News. M...

3/4 lgth., holding up bottle of champagne. Photoprint copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ph. Ind.; Geog.; Shipbuilding; Ships; BI.