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Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imperial Majesty Alexander 1st. by his much obliged humble servant J.A. Atkinson / drawn on the spot by J.A. Atkinson, from the observatory of the Academy of Sciences.

Panoramic view of St. Petersburg, dedicated by permission to his Imper...

Print showing panoramic view of St. Petersburg, including Academy of Arts, colleges, Cronstad (i.e., Kronshtadt), warehouses, and the Gottorp Globe. Title from item. Title also in French. Plate 3 of 4. Includes... more

Radcliffe Observatory from "The Perambulation of Oxford, Blenheim, and Nuneham; to which is added an appendix to the Oxford Guide (containing a description of the amphitheatre at Verona, ... also the history of the celebrated painting in the picture gallery, called the School of Athens, by Julio Romano), with a plan of Oxford and other plates"

Radcliffe Observatory from "The Perambulation of Oxford, Blenheim, and...

This image has been taken from scan 000145 from "The Perambulation of Oxford, Blenheim, and Nuneham; to which is added an appendix to the Oxford Guide (containing a description of the amphitheatre at Verona, ..... more

Great solar eclipse. To be seen every day at West's observatory, No. 7 Pear St. Philadelphia. NB No postponement on account of weather

Great solar eclipse. To be seen every day at West's observatory, No. 7...

Print shows an advertisement for West's Blacking Climax with five adults, a child, and a dog using smoked glass to observe West's Blacking logo eclipse the sun. The man on the left states, "What an awful eclips... more

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the observatory, Goat Island, July 22, 1846

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the observatory, Goat Island, July 22...

Drawing shows a view of Niagara Falls from Goat Island including a pedestrian bridge leading to an observation tower.

Royal Observatory from "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in the British metropolis and its vicinity, engraved by Albert Henry Payne, from original drawings. The historical, topographical and miscellaneous notices, by W. I. Bicknell"

Royal Observatory from "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in t...

This image has been taken from scan 000048 from volume 02 of "Illustrated London, or, a series of views in the British metropolis and its vicinity, engraved by Albert Henry Payne, from original drawings. The hi... more

Washington City, August 17, 1848. Sir: Captain Fraser solicits the honor of your presence, with such friends as may accompany you, at the launching of the new revenue Brig, from the Ship yard of Wm. Easby, near the observatory on Saturday the 19

Washington City, August 17, 1848. Sir: Captain Fraser solicits the hon...

Data written in in manuscript.; Invitation. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

The Observatory; Thereza Llewelyn

The Observatory; Thereza Llewelyn

John Dillwyn Llewelyn (British, Swansea, Wales 1810–1882 Swansea, Wales)

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala före 1890

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala före 1890

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala före 1890

U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows the Old Naval Observatory, Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C. No. B1198. Title from item. Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer,... more

observatory at Olinda from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent"

observatory at Olinda from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000356 from "L'Espace céleste et la nature tropicale, description physique de l'univers ... préface de M. Babinet, dessins de Yan' Dargent". The title and subject terms of ... more

"Det s. k. blå observatoriet, d.23 Juni 1873."

"Det s. k. blå observatoriet, d.23 Juni 1873."

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"Det s. k. röda observatoriet, d.23 Juni 1873."

"Det s. k. röda observatoriet, d.23 Juni 1873."

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Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Bird's-eye view from Observatory Hill, Ft. Park

Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia.

City of Washington, D.C. from the National Observatory, 1876

City of Washington, D.C. from the National Observatory, 1876

Repro. of lithograph by H.S. Packard, copyrighted by Burgett. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Battle-field Observatory, East Cemetery Hill, Gettysburg

Battle-field Observatory, East Cemetery Hill, Gettysburg

Stereo copyrighted by W.H. Tipton & Co., Gettysburg, Pa. No. 717. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pa. G- 1878; Photog. I.; Observatories (Gettysburg, Pa.); U... more

View from Battle-field Observatory

View from Battle-field Observatory

Bird's-eye view of battlefield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 725.

[U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.]

[U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.]

Wood engraving shows groups of people standing on the lawn and sidewalks at the front entrance to the Old Naval Observatory, Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C.

Reprofotografi - Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1886

Reprofotografi - Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1886

Vyer i miniatyr. Reproduktioner efter Ostis egna kabinettsfotografier.

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1886

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1886

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1886

[Lick Observatory, Mount Hamilton, near San Jose, Calif. Interior--the meridian instrument] / photo by H.E. Mathews.

[Lick Observatory, Mount Hamilton, near San Jose, Calif. Interior--the...

No. B2422. "Published by H. Allen Mathews" on mat. No copyright renewal per LC Photoduplication Service.

Melbourne Observatory from "Victoria and its Metropolis, past and present. [Vol. 1 by A. Sutherland; vol. 2 by various authors. Illustrated.]"

Melbourne Observatory from "Victoria and its Metropolis, past and pres...

This image has been taken from scan 000560 from volume 02 of "Victoria and its Metropolis, past and present. [Vol. 1 by A. Sutherland; vol. 2 by various authors. Illustrated.]". The title and subject terms of t... more

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala efter 1890

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala eft...

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala efter 1890

China - Peking - instruments atop observatory

China - Peking - instruments atop observatory

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: China. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[From the north, Observatory Avenue, Liège, Belgium]

[From the north, Observatory Avenue, Liège, Belgium]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J, foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, c1905. Print no. "8631". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ... more

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala efter 1890

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala eft...

Meteorolog Jonas Westman med meteorologiskt mätinstrument, Uppsala efter 1890

Quito Observatory from "Geografía y geología del Ecuador ... Con ... ilustraciones, etc"

Quito Observatory from "Geografía y geología del Ecuador ... Con ......

This image has been taken from scan 000118 from "Geografía y geología del Ecuador ... Con ... ilustraciones, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of ... more

Peking - ancient observatory

Peking - ancient observatory

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton, Cal. /

Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton, Cal. /

"The background of this picture is the Lick Observatory, Mount Hamilton, Cal. This observatory, the gift of James Lick, of Pennsylvania, was constructed at a cost of $700,000, being equipped with one of the mos... more

Observatoriet från söder, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet från söder, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet från söder, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet i kvarteret S:t Per vid Svartbäcksgatan, Dragarbrunn, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet i kvarteret S:t Per vid Svartbäcksgatan, Dragarbrunn, Up...

"Svartbäcksgatan 7. Det gamla observatoriet i kv S:t Per fick sin form 1741 enligt ritningar av Carl Hårleman. Här verkade Olof Celsius och här konstruerade han den 100-gradiga termometern. Bottenvåningen, som ... more

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Observatoriet från norr, Luthagen, Uppsala 1901 - 1902

Skioptikonbild med motiv från gata i Köpenhamn. I bakgrunden syns observatoriet Rundetårn.Bilden har förvarats i kartong märkt: ?

Skioptikonbild med motiv från gata i Köpenhamn. I bakgrunden syns obse...

Skioptikonbild med motiv från gata i Köpenhamn. I bakgrunden syns observatoriet Rundetårn.Bilden har förvarats i kartong märkt: ?

Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton, Cal.

Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton, Cal.

Copyright 1902 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Lick Observatory, Mt. Hamilton Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53006". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More informati... more

U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows a man looking through large telescope at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.

Children Snowballing Near Observatory, St. Louis (Shaw's) Botanical Garden, [Mo.]

Children Snowballing Near Observatory, St. Louis (Shaw's) Botanical Ga...

Observatory in background. Stereo copyrighted by C.L. Wasson; International View Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Gazebos; Mo. S... more

Albert Memorial in Belfast at 14:25 - Now you don't see the horse-drawn trams!

Albert Memorial in Belfast at 14:25 - Now you don't see the horse-draw...

Companion photo of an archetypal Robert French/Lawrence Collection street scene of the Albert Memorial in Belfast, but now with added electrification... ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/12170051564 ) ..... more

A view of the bombardment of Fort McHenry, near Baltimore, by the British fleet, taken from the observatory under the command of Admirals Cochrane & Cockburn on the morning of the 13th of Sepr. 1814 which lasted 24 hours, & thrown from 1500 to 1800 shells in the night attempted to land by forcing a passage up the ferry branch but were repulsed with great loss / J. Bower, sc. Phila.

A view of the bombardment of Fort McHenry, near Baltimore, by the Brit...

Title from item. Re-engraving of earlier print shows the British fleet bombarding Fort McHenry, Baltimore, Maryland, during the War of 1812. Purchase; Old Print Shop; 2012; (DLC/PP-2013:004).

Lick Observatory, summit of Mt. Hamilton, the finest equipped observatory in the world, San Jose, California

Lick Observatory, summit of Mt. Hamilton, the finest equipped observat...

Copyright 1906 by E.W. Kelley. No. 6802. Title from item.

Lake Geneva from the top of the great dome of the Yerkes Observatory

Lake Geneva from the top of the great dome of the Yerkes Observatory

J147320 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Wilfrid Scott Beguelin; November 4, 1910.

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

Observatoriet i Sternwarte Treptow, 1911.

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. TIME BROADCASTING INSTRUMENTS

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. TIME BROADCASTING INSTRUMENTS

Photograph shows instruments at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

Photograph shows C.B. Watts turning back a clock at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

Photograph shows C.B. Watts turning back a clock at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

NAVAL OBSERVATORY. C.B. WATTS TURNING BACK THE CLOCK

Photograph shows C.B. Watts turning back a clock at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

The city of Verdun, from The Citidel [sic], showing French observatory post on the left

The city of Verdun, from The Citidel [sic], showing French observatory...

Photographer's address : 613 14th St., Wash., D.C. No. 202. Gift; Breckenridge Long; 1953.

Naval Observatory. Exterior of Naval Observatory with dome

Naval Observatory. Exterior of Naval Observatory with dome

Photograph shows buildings at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

Prof. J.C. Hammond, astronomer at the Naval Observatory

Prof. J.C. Hammond, astronomer at the Naval Observatory

Photograph shows Professor J.C. Hammond at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

Georgetown University Seismological Observatory installs only Galitzin horizontal seismographs on this side of the Atlantic. The only one of their type on this side of the Atlantic Ocean, the Galitzin Horizontal seismographs have just been installed at the Georgetown University Seismological Observatory in Washington. These instruments are reputed to be the most sensitive in the field of seismic research. The picture shows Father F.A. Tondorf, Director of the Observatory, and his assistant Father ... of Spain (left)

Georgetown University Seismological Observatory installs only Galitzin...

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

Naval Observatory. Main entrance of administration building, Naval Observatory

Naval Observatory. Main entrance of administration building, Naval Obs...

Photograph shows the administration building at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.

Naval Observatory. Telescope house, Naval Observatory

Naval Observatory. Telescope house, Naval Observatory

Photograph shows the telescope house at the United States Naval Observatory, 3450 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C.