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Siricius I PP Romanus

Siricius I PP Romanus

Saint Siricius, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, with inset of coat of arms. Reproduction of drawing(?). Copyright by J. William Gnecchi.

[Lace pattern with flowers]

[Lace pattern with flowers]

Print shows overall lace pattern in blue and white with hand-colored flowers in the center; possibly a greeting card. Title from item. In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and albu... more

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front]

[Walt Whitman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front]

On verso: 1850, Saunders 2. Title devised by Library staff. Exhibited: One Life: Walt Whitman, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., 2006.

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten Island

City of New-York, Brooklyn, Jersey City & Quarantine Station on Staten...

Small panoramic print shows the waterfront of New York City and New Jersey ca. 1850. Places identified include: Jersey City; Hoboken; Bedlow's Island; Ellis Island; Hudson River; Robbins Reef Light House; New-Y... more

[Mrs. Maria Poe Clemm, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Mrs. Maria Poe Clemm, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

Reproduction from daguerreotype. Copyright by A.G. Learned.

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sister, Mrs. Mary Pitman Webster.

Benn Pitman in 1854 From a daguerreotype in the possession of his sist...

Cover illustration shows reproduction of daguerreotype portrait of Pittman, who popularized shorthand in the United States, with board and paint brush. Illus. in: The phonographic magazine, v. 25, no. 10 (1911 ... more

A View of the house of the late Hon'ble Jonathan Corwin (Judge of the Supreme Court of Massachusets [sic] and member of the council appointed in the new charter, May, 1692). Erected 1642, by Cap't. Geo. Corwin

A View of the house of the late Hon'ble Jonathan Corwin (Judge of the ...

Place of trial for persons charged with witchcraft, Salem, Mass., 1692.

Roma Caput Mundi. janvarii, 1496 W

Roma Caput Mundi. janvarii, 1496 W

Photomechanical print showing a 15th century engraving of a mythical creature with both human and animal body parts as well as a dragon tail surrounded by a castle, a gate, and an urn. The latin title refers t... more

[Thomas G. Pratt, Maryland governor, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Thomas G. Pratt, Maryland governor, half-length portrait, facing left...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Wilhelm I, Emperor of Germany, in regalia, half-length portrait, facing right]

[Wilhelm I, Emperor of Germany, in regalia, half-length portrait, faci...

Title devised by Library staff. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Henry Bergh, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Henry Bergh, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Light-house at Trinity Shoal, Gulf of Mexico

Light-house at Trinity Shoal, Gulf of Mexico

Above print: U.S. Light-house establishment, 1872. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1872, plate opposite p. 60. Title from item.

Boston after the Great Fire

Boston after the Great Fire

Boston after the Great Fire. 1872. Photo-reproduction. Supplement to Harper's Weekly Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Mount Desert light-station, looking NNE, before new dwelling was erected

Mount Desert light-station, looking NNE, before new dwelling was erect...

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1894, plate 58, middle photograph. Title from item.

Light-house at Mare Island, California

Light-house at Mare Island, California

Above print: U.S. Light-house establishment, 1872. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1872, plate before p. 81. Title from item.

Light-house at Calcasieu, Gulf coast of Louisiana

Light-house at Calcasieu, Gulf coast of Louisiana

Above print: U.S. Light-house establishment, 1872. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1872, plate before p. 61. Title from item.

Mount Desert light-station, looking N.

Mount Desert light-station, looking N.

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1894, plate 60, top photograph. Title from item.

Light house at South-West-Pass, Louisiana

Light house at South-West-Pass, Louisiana

Above print: U.S. Light-house establishment, 1874. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1874, plate opposite p. 61. Title from item.

Fourth order light-house at Penfield Reef, Long Island Sound

Fourth order light-house at Penfield Reef, Long Island Sound

Above print: U.S. Light-house establishment, 1874. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1874, plate opposite p. 29. Title from item.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. W.C. Richardson and Mr. H.G. King.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. W.C. Richardson and Mr. H.G. King...

Illustration shows a rendering for a library. Illus. in: The Architectural sketch-book, vol. 2, no. 9. Boston : J.R. Osgood & Co., May,1875, plate 1, top image. Title devised by Library staff.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. R.S. Atkinson and Mr. F.W. Stickney.

Designs for a memorial library / Mr. R.S. Atkinson and Mr. F.W. Stickn...

Illustration shows a renderings and floor plan for a library. Illus. in: The Architectural sketch-book, vol. 2, no. 9. Boston : J.R. Osgood & Co., May,1875, plate 2, top image. Title devised by Library staff.

Screw-Pile river and Harbor light-house

Screw-Pile river and Harbor light-house

Offshore hlightouse on stilts, with beacon in roof. Above print: U.S. Light-House Establishment, 1876. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1876, frontispiece. Title from item.

[Jonathan Chace, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Jonathan Chace, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Detail of a composite print of head-and-shoulder portraits of four members of the Rhode Island Delegation. From a Brady negative.

Fourth order light-house on south west ledge, Long Island Sound

Fourth order light-house on south west ledge, Long Island Sound

Above print: U.S. Light-House Establishment, 1876. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1876, plate following page 20. Title from item.

Jewelry shops three hundred years ago / AHC [monogram]

Jewelry shops three hundred years ago / AHC [monogram]

Five men working in jewelry shop. 313Y U.S. Copyright Office.

Extension of library of Harvard College. Ware and Van Brunt architects / Wm. C. RIchardson, del.

Extension of library of Harvard College. Ware and Van Brunt architects...

Print shows sectional views and the floor plan for the library extension Harvard University. Illus. in: American architect and building news, vol. 4, no. 152. Boston : J. R. Osgod & Co., Nov. 23, 1878, opposite... more

Extension of library of Harvard College, Iron details. Ware and Van Brunt architects / Wm. C. Richardson, del.

Extension of library of Harvard College, Iron details. Ware and Van Br...

Print shows architectural renderings of new book shelf construction at the Harvard University library.

Longfellow

Longfellow

Title from item. No. 1285. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Miners prospecting / Remington.

Miners prospecting / Remington.

Two miners panning for gold. 12385T U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

[Gaston Tissandier, French balloonist, bust-length oval portrait] / H. Thiriat, s.

[Gaston Tissandier, French balloonist, bust-length oval portrait] / H....

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Hydraulisches hebezeug / Lichtdruck des H. Gruson'schen Phot.-Ateliers.

Hydraulisches hebezeug / Lichtdruck des H. Gruson'schen Phot.-Ateliers...

Print shows a hydralic lift at the Gruson foundry. Illus. in: H. Gruson Eisengiesserei & Maschinenfabrik, Buckau-Magdeburg. Magdeburg-Buckau, [between 1880 and 1889?], blatt 15. Title from item.

Panzer-montage / Lichtdruck des H. Gruson'schen Phot.-Ateliers.

Panzer-montage / Lichtdruck des H. Gruson'schen Phot.-Ateliers.

Print shows cast iron parts at the Gruson foundry. Illus. in: H. Gruson Eisengiesserei & Maschinenfabrik, Buckau-Magdeburg. Magdeburg-Buckau, [between 1880 and 1889?], blatt 14. Title from item.

[Dupuy de Lôme, marine engineer who built a dirigible for the French government in 1872, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Dupuy de Lôme, marine engineer who built a dirigible for the French g...

Title devised by Library staff. Tissandier collection.

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior; Method of drilling for range posts and ringbolts

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior; Method of drilling for ran...

Illus. in: Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1882, pl. 9. Title from item.

The library, Old Columbia College

The library, Old Columbia College

Photograph shows exterior of library. Title from item. Library designed by Charles Coolidge Haight. Photograph clipped from unidentified publication. Illus. in: Scrapbook HS M2 in the AIA/AAF Collection, page 1... more

Light-house on Stannard's Rock, Lake Superior

Light-house on Stannard's Rock, Lake Superior

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1882, frontispiece. On print, lower right: Phototype, F. Gutekunst, Philada. Above print: U.S. Light-House Establishment, 1882. Title from item.

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior

Stannard's Rock light house, Lake Superior

Section of piers and elevations of hoisting engine and derricks (above) and Plan (below) Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1882, pl. 13. Title from item.

[Two teachers huddled in front of fireplace in schoolroom in Russia]

[Two teachers huddled in front of fireplace in schoolroom in Russia]

Captioned in Russian. Reproduction of drawing by N.M. Kabanov'. Babine Collection.

The Steamer "Kate Adams," of Memphis R.R. Donnelley & Sons

The Steamer "Kate Adams," of Memphis R.R. Donnelley & Sons

Illus. in: From the lakes to the gulf / [Emily Wright]. Chicago : R.R. Donnelley & Sons, c1884, p. 81. "Compliments of the Passenger Department, Illinois Central Railroad." Reference copy also available in Lot 4427-B.

The first light-house build within the limits of the United States

The first light-house build within the limits of the United States

At top of page: U.S. Light-house Establishment, 1884. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1884, frontispiece. Reproduction of mezzotint from 1729 by William Burgis. Title from item.

St. George's Reef light station, View from the South-West, showing the rock as it appeared at the end of the working season, and the method of landing men from the Schooner "La Ninfa"

St. George's Reef light station, View from the South-West, showing the...

Fold out illustration of St. George's Reef light house foundation on "Dragon Rock" offshore from Crescent City, California. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1884, plate before p. 127. On ... more

Death of Tristan

Death of Tristan

Tristan on his death bed, surrounded by hand decorated border.

Detroit River light-station, Michigan

Detroit River light-station, Michigan

Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1885, plate opposite p. 175. Title from item.

Belle La Follette graduation, 1885

Belle La Follette graduation, 1885

Photograph clipped from a newspaper shows Belle La Follette and the rest of the 1885 graduating class of the University of Wisconsin Law School; Belle La Follette was the first woman to graduate from the law sc... more

Barn, house for W.J. Dean, house for H.N.E.

Barn, house for W.J. Dean, house for H.N.E.

Photomechanical print published May 23, 1885 in American Architect & Building News shows competition entry by Thomas Holyoke for $1500 barn as elevations, plans, details, and perspective projection. Also on the... more

Sketch plan

Sketch plan

Illustration, a detail from drawings entitled "The Converse Memorial Library, Malden, Mass.", by E. Eldon Dean - shows the library's floor plan, drawn to scale. Illus. in: American architect and building news ,... more

The Valkyrs

The Valkyrs

Women warriors with spears and shields on horseback in the sky, surrounded by hand decorated border. In album: Wagner and his ideals, p. 6.

W.W. Campbell

W.W. Campbell

William Wallace Campbell, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. 46881 U.S. Copyright Office.

Marché de l'avé Maria, architects: M.M.A. et L. Magne

Marché de l'avé Maria, architects: M.M.A. et L. Magne

Illus. in: La Construction moderne. Paris : Houghton,Conseils, 1886, pl. 31. Title from item.

Library at Quincy, Ill.

Library at Quincy, Ill.

Photograph shows library as perspective projection and floor plan. Title from item. Print clipped from unidentified publication. Illus. in: Scrapbook HS M2 in the AIA/AAF Collection, page 87. Gift; American Ins... more

The Public School Library, Dayton, Ohio

The Public School Library, Dayton, Ohio

Photograph shows exterior of library. Title from item. Library designed by Peters & Burns, architects. Photograph clipped from The Inland Architect and News Record, volume XIII, no. 4. Illus. in: Scrapbook HS M... more

Generaal George White, Ingesloten te Ladysmith

Generaal George White, Ingesloten te Ladysmith

General George White, bust portrait, facing slightly right.

Tipo Tib's fresh captives being sent into bondage - witnessed by Stanley Bayard(?)

Tipo Tib's fresh captives being sent into bondage - witnessed by Stanl...

Captives in African village being sent into slavery. Reproduction of a wood engraving from Heroes of the Dark Continent: and How Stanley found Emin Pasha by James W. Buel, 1890, c1899, p. 489 (possibly from a reprint).

Old St. Patrick's Church and Rectory

Old St. Patrick's Church and Rectory

Photomechanical print shows church and rectory of the second(?) Saint Patrick's Church in Washington, D.C.

C. & C. hoisting works C. & C. wire rope room ; C. & C. waste dumps ; interior C. & C. pan mill.

C. & C. hoisting works C. & C. wire rope room ; C. & C. waste dumps ; ...

Photographs show exterior and interior of silver mining buildings and piles of waste from the mining process at the Comstock Lode, Nevada. Title from item. Illus. in: Souvenir of the Comstock. Embracing the pri... more

Hoisting works at Gold Hill.  Jacket.  Belcher.  Alph.  Crown Point. Kentuck

Hoisting works at Gold Hill. Jacket. Belcher. Alph. Crown Point. K...

Photographed and copyrighted, 1890, by Jas. H. Crockwell, Virginia City, Nevada. Composite of five reproductions of photographic prints. In album: Souvenir of the Comstock, p. 13.

Joe Walcott Mayo's Cut Plug, for chewing and smoking

Joe Walcott Mayo's Cut Plug, for chewing and smoking

Cigarette card for Mayo's Cut Plug tobacco shows portrait of Frank C. Irons, winner of the broad jump at the 1908 Olympics. Title from item. Issued by: Mayo Tobacco Works.

[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depends on the temperature in an engine]

[Illustration demonstrating that the efficiency of a power cycle depen...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Reflections on the motive power of heat and on machines fitted to develop that power. New York : J. Wiley & sons, 1890. Published in: The tradition of technology : Lan... more

[View of a stone bridge, river and buildings in a village, probably in France] / Edg. de St. Senoch.

[View of a stone bridge, river and buildings in a village, probably in...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed in pen on verso. Formerly filed in P&P LOT 3222. Forms part of: Artistic photographs collected by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection. Gi... more

Street scene at Venice, Cal.

Street scene at Venice, Cal.

Postcard shows crowds of people on a waterfront street in Venice, California. Title from item. Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 038, c1

Virginia & Truckee ore train Crown Point trestle ; Virginia & Truckee R.R. express and depot ; Early day scene in gold canyon when gold was first discovered in Nevada in 1850.

Virginia & Truckee ore train Crown Point trestle ; Virginia & Truckee ...

Photographs show trains, train depot, and trestle bridge; also earlier photograph of men looking for gold; at the Comstock Lode, Nevada. Title from item. Illus. in: Souvenir of the Comstock. Embracing the princ... more

J. Robert Love, M.D.,

J. Robert Love, M.D.,

Clipping of a print shows a head-and-shoulders portrait of Joseph Robert Love, M.D., a Bahamian intellectual who served as a medical doctor in the Haitian army, above a printed caption: author of that famous bo... more

Miners of the Comstock, as they work under ground.  Ophir mine.  Gould & Curry mine.  Three Bickell brothers who lost their lives in the fire in Gold Hill mine, April 7th, 1869.  Savage mine.  Chollar mine

Miners of the Comstock, as they work under ground. Ophir mine. Gould...

Composite of five reproductions of photographic prints. Photographed and copyrighted, 1890, by Jas. H. Crockwell, Virginia City, Nevada. In album: Souvenir of the Comstock, p. 20.

Lotus flowers in front of men dining at the Lotos Club, 149 Fifth Avenue, New York City Edw. Moran, 1890

Lotus flowers in front of men dining at the Lotos Club, 149 Fifth Aven...

Title devised by Library staff. Artist's name from article in New York Tribune, March 23, 1890, page 4. Accession box no. DLC/PP-1979:263

International Hotel

International Hotel

Photographed and copyrighted, 1890, by. Jas. H. Crockwell, Virginia City, Nevada. In album: Souvenir of the Comstock, p. 22.

Library of Harvard University

Library of Harvard University

Photograph shows interior of Gore Hall, the library at Harvard University from 1838 to 1913. Title from item. Photograph clipped from an unidentified publication. Figure 18 in the publication. Illus. in: Scrapb... more