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The Stone Operation or the Witch of Mallegem

The Stone Operation or the Witch of Mallegem

After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)

The society called Shakers, in Logan County, Ky. continue their fulling mill in operation ... John McComb, Saml. G. Whyte, Agents. South Union Jasper Springs. Sept. 12th, 1815. Russellville. Printed at the office of the ‘Weekly Messenger' [1815]

The society called Shakers, in Logan County, Ky. continue their fullin...

Imprint 3.; Shakers. 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 21, Folder 37.

The experiment in full operation

The experiment in full operation

An anti-Jackson satire, critical of the President's federal treasury policy and of Vice-President Van Buren's influence on the administration's fiscal program. The print specifically attacks Jackson's plan to d... more

Professor Wise, performing a surgical operation in Congress Hall

Professor Wise, performing a surgical operation in Congress Hall

Representative Henry A. Wise, vociferous opponent of the Van Buren administration, is portrayed as a surgeon, operating on Treasury Secretary Levi Woodbury. The satire refers to the cross-examination of Woodbur... more

mountain from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of British Conquests, and the progress of missionary operation"

mountain from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical r...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of British Conquests, and the progress of missionary operation"

map from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recoll...

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Europe from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

Europe from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the f...

This image has been taken from scan 000252 from volume 01 of "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]". The title... more

volcano from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

volcano from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the ...

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Lake of Sindree from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

Lake of Sindree from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to expl...

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flora from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

flora from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the fo...

This image has been taken from scan 000372 from volume 03 of "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]". The title... more

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

This image has been taken from scan 000326 from volume 02 of "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]". The title... more

Himalaya from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of British Conquests, and the progress of missionary operation"

Himalaya from "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical r...

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igneous rock from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

igneous rock from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain...

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Sicily from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

Sicily from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the f...

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map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

This image has been taken from scan 000179 from volume 01 of "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]". The title... more

geyser from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

geyser from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the f...

This image has been taken from scan 000500 from volume 02 of "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]". The title... more

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.]"

map from "[Principles of Geology, being an attempt to explain the form...

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Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining states, in operation & in progress.

Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining states, ...

Map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing cities, the railroad network, and the coal region boundaries. Scale ca. 1:1,850,000. LC Railroad maps, 83 Description derived from published bibliogra... more

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progress.

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progres...

Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, canals, and the railroad network. In 1923 Poor's Publishing Company of New York issued a reduced redraw... more

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progress; drawn and engraved under direction of the editor of the American railroad journal.

Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation and progres...

Map of the eastern United States to about the 95th Meridian showing operating and projected railroads. Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Insets: [Boston and vicinity] 20 x 23 cm.--Map of Nova Scotia and part of New Brunsw... more

Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and contemplated, to complete the circuit of the globe /

Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and cont...

Relief shown by hachures. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. Acquisitions Control no. 20-83

A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United States & Canadas in operation & progress.

A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United Stat...

Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names. Scale 1:2,112,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. Perris. LC Railroad maps, 34 Des... more

Tariff of tolls, per ton of 2000 lbs per mile, to be charged on the James River and Kanawha canal, and on the North River improvement. To go into operation on the 16th day of August 1858.

Tariff of tolls, per ton of 2000 lbs per mile, to be charged on the Ja...

Title.; Transportation.; On verso: James River & Kanawha Co. Tariff 1858. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... more

Preparing for a quiet Sunday under the operation of the excise law / Bghs.

Preparing for a quiet Sunday under the operation of the excise law / B...

People, including children, buying Irish whiskey and gin. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 25, 1867 Nov. 30, p. 161.

U.S. Reports: Haver v. Yaker, 76 U.S. (9 Wall.) 32 (1869)

U.S. Reports: Haver v. Yaker, 76 U.S. (9 Wall.) 32 (1869)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 76; Wallace Volume 9; December Term, 1869; Haver v. Yaker

U.S. Reports: Meade v. United States, 76 U.S. (9 Wall.) 691 (1869)

U.S. Reports: Meade v. United States, 76 U.S. (9 Wall.) 691 (1869)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 76; Wallace Volume 9; December Term, 1869; Meade v. United States

Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and contemplated, to complete the circuit of the globe /

Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and cont...

Relief shown by hachures. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance list. Acquisitions cont... more

The transfusion of blood - may the operation prove a success! / J. Keppler.

The transfusion of blood - may the operation prove a success! / J. Kep...

Illustration shows Puck standing next to the symbolic figure labeled "Independent" who is undergoing a blood transfusion with an old man labeled "Democracy" sitting in a chair; among the men depicted observing ... more

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevated railroads in operation and proposed.

Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevate...

Shows relief by hachures, drainage, parks, some buildings, names of property owners, streets, roads, and the railroads distinguished by line symbols.

[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci showing the operation of a mechanical wing]

[Reproduction of page from notebook of Leonardo da Vinci showing the o...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Il codice atlantico di Leonardo da Vinici nella Biblioteca ambrosiana di Milano. Milano : U. Hoepli, 1894-1904. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks o... more

Getting ready for an operation, St. Lukes Hospital, N.Y.C.

Getting ready for an operation, St. Lukes Hospital, N.Y.C.

Photoprint copyrighted by R.F. Turnbull. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Threshing machine in operation, Ventura, California

Threshing machine in operation, Ventura, California

Photograph shows threshing machine in full operation with men raking grain onto conveyer while others oversee the process; chaff from threshing machine shoots out of tube and falls onto large mound; men load sa... more

[China - interior of industrial fiber factory in operation]

[China - interior of industrial fiber factory in operation]

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Radica & Doodica, Joint Hindoo twins after operation

Radica & Doodica, Joint Hindoo twins after operation

Photo shows conjoined twins Radica and Doodica who were separated by Dr. Eugene-Louis Doyen in 1902. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)

Combined harvesters in operation

Combined harvesters in operation

Photograph shows five combined harvesters riding in tandem being pulled by teams of approximately twenty or more horses. Copyright 1907 by Holt Manufacturing Company. Title from item.

[Large dredge being used in gold-dredging operation on Yuba River (?) near Marysville, Calif.]

[Large dredge being used in gold-dredging operation on Yuba River (?) ...

Photo copyrighted by J.H. Hogan. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Dredges; Gold Dredging; California Marysville.

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Hose Off, Water Running

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Hose Off, Water Running

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Water Turned on and Hose Ready to be Drawn Out

Operation of Bowes Hose Rack, Water Turned on and Hose Ready to be Dra...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Austrian 15 cm. guns in operation before Drozodwice

Austrian 15 cm. guns in operation before Drozodwice

Photograph shows Austrian soldiers with guns in Poland during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

If you intend to join voluntarily before the military service bill comes into operation, do not delay until the last moment [...] Join now / printed by David Allen & Sons, Ltd., Harrow, Mdx.

If you intend to join voluntarily before the military service bill com...

Poster is text only. Poster no. 146. Title from item.

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

Operation på Östhammars lasarett, Uppland 1916

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - The American Red Cross has a system by which nothing is wasted. A "re-conditioning" department has been in operation for some time at Rue St. Didier, Paris. It is here that great number of women are employed going over and renovating articles which have been damaged in transit. Soemtimes cases of supplies enroute from America become waterlogged and absolutely unfit for use. It is here that these women go over the material and clean, resew, and make over such articles as needed

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - The American...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Canteen at Coblenz. Wherever American soldier goes in occupied area in Germany the American Red Cross has preceded him to establich canteens and clubs for his comfort. A large canteen has been long in operation at Coblenz railroad station

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Can...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings

Airplanes - Parts - Airplanes for government use. Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Plant, Dayton, Ohio. Fuselage final operation

Airplanes - Parts - Airplanes for government use. Dayton-Wright Airpla...

Photographer: Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Airplanes - Parts

Airplanes - Wings - Drying aeroplane wing beams. One of 24 Signal Corps water spray dry kilns at Vancouver Bks. Forest Products Laboratory assisted in design, construction and operation of these kilns. Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wis

Airplanes - Wings - Drying aeroplane wing beams. One of 24 Signal Corp...

Photographer: Forest Products Lab., Wis. Airplanes - Wings

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Manufacture of aircraft at the Plant of the Standard Aircraft Corp., Elizabeth, N.J. Fuselage in operation

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Manufacture of aircraft at the Plan...

Photographer: Standard Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Airplanes - Engines - Manufacturing Hispano-Suiza Airplane Engines; Wright-Martin Aircraft Corp., New Brunswick, N.J. First operation on lower half: milling two lower halves at once on an Ingersoll miller

Airplanes - Engines - Manufacturing Hispano-Suiza Airplane Engines; Wr...

Photographer: Wright-Martin Aircraft Corp. Airplanes - Engines

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Manufacturing Curtiss OX-5 Airplane Engines at the Willys-Morrow Co. Plant, Elmira, New York. Belting in operation

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Manufacturing Curtiss OX-5 Airplane...

Photographer: From the Willys-Morrow Co. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Colleges and Universities - Culver Military Academy - Military operations at Culver Military Academy, Culver, Indiana.  Inspection and operation of reller the pack

Colleges and Universities - Culver Military Academy - Military operati...

Colleges and Universities - Culver Military Academy

Camouflage - Scouts - Camouflaged Scout demonstrating the means employed in advancing without disclosing his position. The man has his head resting on his wrists and slowly draws his body over his wrists and then replaces them in their former psotion; taking more than a minute for the operation

Camouflage - Scouts - Camouflaged Scout demonstrating the means employ...

Photographer: Major Francis T. Colby, U.S.A. Camouflage - Scouts

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation, Buffalo, N.Y. Progressive assembly operation No. 7, assembling cylinders

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corpora...

Photographer: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Student Army Training Corps - Columbia University of New York City has class to school students in signaling, piloting and motor operation

Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Student Army Trainin...

Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Colleges and Universities - Columbia University - Student Army Training Corps

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation, Buffalo, N.Y. Progressive Assembly Operation No. 4 fitting cam shaft bearings and cam followers

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corpora...

Date Taken: 4/16/1917 Photographer: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Airplanes - Transportation - Airplanes for government use. Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Plant, Dayton, Ohio. Shipping and crating, loading operation of planes

Airplanes - Transportation - Airplanes for government use. Dayton-Wrig...

Photographer: Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Airplanes - Transportation

Colleges and Universities - University of California - Student Army Training Corps - University of California. Section in radio operation, Radio Laboratory of the college of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering

Colleges and Universities - University of California - Student Army Tr...

Original Caption: University of California. Section in radio operation, Radio Laboratory of the college of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. Vocational section of the Student's Army Training Corps. Colleg... more

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation, Bufalo, N.Y. Progressive assembly operation No. 6, assembling connecting rods to crank shaft

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corpora...

Photographer: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Airplanes - Propellers - Third Operation. Hand shaping. From Jamestown Propeller Co

Airplanes - Propellers - Third Operation. Hand shaping. From Jamestown...

Photographer: Jamestown Propeller Co. Airplanes - Propellers

Airplanes - Engines - Curtiss aeroplane and motor corporation, Buffalo, N.Y. Progressive assembly operation No. 3 fitting gear cover and thrust end clamp. Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp

Airplanes - Engines - Curtiss aeroplane and motor corporation, Buffalo...

Photographer: Curtis Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Engines

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Training nurses for war service at the Metropolitan School for nurses, N.Y. Nurses tending at a grave operation while others watch

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Training nurses for w...

Date Taken: 7/12/1918 Photographer: Bain News Service American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work

Colleges and Universities -Wentworth Institute, Mass. - 101st Regiment U.S. Engineers, in training at Wentworth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts. A field electric generator plant in operation

Colleges and Universities -Wentworth Institute, Mass. - 101st Regiment...

Date Taken: 1918 Colleges and Universities -Wentworth Institute, Mass.

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Aeroplane material manufactured for government use. Maching operation on periscope bracket. National Cash Register plant, Dayton, O

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Aeroplane material manufactured for...

Photographer: National Cash Register Co. O. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

American Red Cross - Rehabilitation - Hospital Benevoole for Consumptive soldiers. Shaving under difficulties but a much better operation than in a German prison where this man was for eighteen months

American Red Cross - Rehabilitation - Hospital Benevoole for Consumpti...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Rehabilitation

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Airplanes for government use. Dayton-Wright Airplane Co., Dayton, Ohio. Shipping and crating operation

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Airplanes for government use. Dayto...

Photographer: Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation, Buffalo, N.Y. Progressive assembly operation No. 5, assembling crank shaft and oil pinion drive bracket

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corpora...

Photographer: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Colleges and Universities - University of California - Radio Operation Detachment

Colleges and Universities - University of California - Radio Operation...

Colleges and Universities - University of California

Colleges and Universities - Sweeny Auto School - Teaching Motor Car Construction for War.  Work tables where military construction and car repair and operation are taught in Sweeny Auto School, Kansas City, Missouri
Colleges and Universities - William L. Dickinson High School - Jersey City, New Jersey - W. L. Dickinson High School, Jersey City, New Jersey.  Trade Training Detachment, USA.  Study and operation of synchronous generator

Colleges and Universities - William L. Dickinson High School - Jersey ...

Date Taken: 1918 Colleges and Universities - William L. Dickinson High School - Jersey City, New Jersey

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation, Buffalo, N.Y. Progressive assembly operation No. 8, assembling intake manifolds and valve actions

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corpora...

Photographer: Curtiss Aeroplane & Motor Corp. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants