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King & Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales

King George V, Queen Mary and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, taken during a visit to the Western Front in France. They are positioned in front of a large brick building with French windows. The King and Queen are ... more

16th century mechanized warfare

Photograph shows reproduction of engraving of mechanized catapult.

Elizabeth Kortright Monroe

Photograph showing Mrs. James Monroe, bust portrait, facing right.

Canal Grande dall' Accademia

Photograph shows the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy, with Cavalli Palace, Barbaro Palace, Dario Palace, and the Church of Santa Maria della Salute.

Washington in 1800

Photo shows a black-and-white engraving published in 1834 to portray Washington, D.C. and the west front of the U.S. Capitol grounds as they were in 1800. Includes the west end of the west grounds and Pennsylv... more

Palais Sanudo, depuis Vanaxel

Photograph shows the palace by Nicolo Soranzo in Venice, Italy, that belonged to the Sanudo and Van Axel families.

Panorama dal campanile di S. Marco verso S. Maria della Salute

Photograph shows aerial view of the mouth of the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy, with the Church of Santa Maria della Salute and the Church of the Redentore.

New York from Brooklyn

Bird's-eye view with Brooklyn Bridge on right.

A perspective view of the loss of the U.S. frigate Philadelphia in which is represented her relative position to the Tripolitan gunboats ...

Photograph shows Tripolitan gun boats firing on the U.S.S. Philadelphia and during the Tripolitan Wars, 1803.

The Burning of the fregate the Philadelphia in the harbor of Tripoli ...

Photograph of original engraving by John b. Guerrazzi shows the United States frigate Philadelphia aflame during the First Tripolitan War, 1803.

Andrew Hunter

Portrait print showing head-and-shoulders portrait of Andrew Hunter, facing front.

Emily Tenessee Donalson, niece of President Jackson and White House hostess

Photograph showing Emily Donelson, head-and-shoulder portrait, facing right.

Mary Abigail Fillmore, hostess for President Fillmore at White House

Photograph showing Mary Fillmore, head-and-shoulder portrait, facing front.

Marion's brigade crossing the Pedee River, S.C.. 1778. On their way to attack the British force under Tarleton

Image shows Francis Marion "the Swamp Fox" and his band of men in boats preparing to cross the Pee Dee River.

[El Dorado, California. View of scattered log cabins]

Photograph shows four log cabins scattered along the hillside; prospectors stand near or atop piles of large rocks; a flume can be seen on the far left.

Main entrance, north front, Smithsonian Institution / W. Wade del.

Photographic reproduction of a lithograph showing people standing at the front entrance to the Smithsonian Institution castle.

Meyerbeer

Photograph shows German composer Giacomo Meyerbeer, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right.

Bahia Honda Bridge spanning one of the Florida Keys -- near Key West, Fla.

Stereograph showing a long view at the beginning of a railroad bridge and the small opening at the other end.

Austellung der Leiches Raphaels / Thiel.

Raphael lying in state, with mourners gathered around his open coffin.

Col. Cleary

Photograph of earlier, heavily retouched, photograph shows Col. Cleary, half-length portrait, facing front.

Addison / M. Dahl pinx, 1719.

Joseph Addison, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly right, writing.

[Wassweburg mit ausreitenden soldaten im Kostüm des 17. Jahrhunderts]

17th century soldiers riding over drawbridge of castle into forest.

Francis Jackson

Photograph shows abolitionist Francis Jackson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left.

Halevy

Photograph shows Fromenthal Halévy, French composer, three-quarter length portrait, facing right.

Harrold

Photograph shows a young man in frock coat, holding a hat in his left hand, and his right hand resting on a book, full-length portrait, facing front.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Photograph shows the Charles Goodyear exhibit of vulcanized india-rubber products (boat, pontoons, and buoys).

John T. Ford, age 24, Chas E. Ford [age] 2

Photograph shows theater manager John Thompson Ford, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, holding his child Charles.