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The Stone Operation or the Witch of Mallegem

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

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

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

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000173 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

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"

This image has been taken from scan 000029 from volume 01 of "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of... more

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"

This image has been taken from scan 000028 from volume 01 of "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of... 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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000105 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

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.]"

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000185 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

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000337 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

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.]"

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000359 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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000328 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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000227 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

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000061 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"

This image has been taken from scan 000241 from volume 01 of "Continental India. Travelling sketches and historical recollections, illustrating the antiquity, religion, and manners of the Hindoos, the extent of... 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.]"

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

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000153 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

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000257 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

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.]"

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.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000440 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.]"

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

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

Map of the eastern half of the United States showing boundaries, place names, and major drainage. [From published bibliography]

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

Map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing cities, the railroad network, and the coal region boundaries.

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

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

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

Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names.

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

People, including children, buying Irish whiskey and gin.

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

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.

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

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

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

Photograph shows five combined harvesters riding in tandem being pulled by teams of approximately twenty or more horses.

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

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

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

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)