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[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, and columns]

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, a...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: L'architettvra di Leonbatista Alberti / tr. by Cosimo Bartoli. Firenze : Appresso L. Torrentino, 1550. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western... more

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Gateway, piers, and fencing. Plan and elevation]

[Hunting lodge with pavilions. Gateway, piers, and fencing. Plan and e...

Watercolor rendering attributed to School of Turin, showing monumental fence and gateway for a hunting lodge or castle, in plan and elevation. No. 16. Title devised by Library staff. Kenneth H. Walker Collectio... more

Design for Festival Decorations on the Bases of Piers

Design for Festival Decorations on the Bases of Piers

Carlo Marchionni (Italian, Rome 1702–1786 Rome)

An act supplementary to the act for the establishment and support of light-houses, beacons, buoys, and public piers. [Philadelphia] Printed by John Fenno [1790].

An act supplementary to the act for the establishment and support of l...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans. 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 214, Folder 21.

... An act to continue in force for a limited time, the act supplementary to the act for the establishment and support of lighthouses, beacons, buoys, and public piers ... Approved June the seventh 1794. [Followed by] An act declaring the consen

... An act to continue in force for a limited time, the act supplement...

Caption title: At head of title Third Congress of the United States: begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of December, one thousand seven hundred and n... more

[Granite piers in the Valley Temple of Mycerinus, Giza, Egypt]

[Granite piers in the Valley Temple of Mycerinus, Giza, Egypt]

Title on item: "Street scene." Devised title provided by W. Peck, 2005.

Map of New York and vicinity

Map of New York and vicinity

The principal map covers New York City (Manhattan) south of 135th Street; the inset covers it from there northward to the Harlem River at Westchester County; also covers Jersey City (N.J.) and adjacent municipa... more

U.S. Reports: Atlee v. Packet Company, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 389 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Atlee v. Packet Company, 88 U.S. (21 Wall.) 389 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 88; Wallace Volume 21; October Term, 1874; Atlee v. Packet Company

[The piers, Honfleur, France]

[The piers, Honfleur, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6952". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

[The piers, Boulogne, France]

[The piers, Boulogne, France]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8082". Forms part of: Views of architecture, monuments, and other sites in Franc... more

[The piers, Dieppe, France]
Kentucky River Lock Number Seven Upper Triangular Piers and Dam

Kentucky River Lock Number Seven Upper Triangular Piers and Dam

Original caption: Improving Kentucky River. Lock No. 7. Upper tri-angular piers & Dam looking down-stream. October 2, 1897. Historical Photographs

Troops embarking at San Francisco /

Troops embarking at San Francisco /

Shows troops of the First Regiment, California Volunteers, boarding the Pacific Mail steamer City of Peking to serve in the Philippine theater of the Spanish-American War. The film was shot at the Pacific Mail ... more

Akureyri (Oddeyri) Beach.

Akureyri (Oddeyri) Beach.

Collection: Icelandic and Faroese Photographs of Frederick W.W. Howell, Cornell University Library..Title: Akureyri (Oddeyri) Beach...Date: ca. 1900..Place: Akureyri (Iceland)..Medium: collodion print..Reposito... more

Panorama of wreckage of water front /

Panorama of wreckage of water front /

"This picture shows the remains of one of the docks, several freight cars being piled one upon the other, while the most interesting part of the picture shows two schooners literally smashed one into the other,... more

"Tampa Port and Inn, Tampa, Florida"

"Tampa Port and Inn, Tampa, Florida"

Persistent URL: floridamemory.com/items/show/162460 ( http://floridamemory.com/items/show/162460 ) .PC6069.Local call number: PC4520..Title: "Tampa Port and Inn, Tampa, Florida"..Date: ca. 1900..Physical descri... more

Building a harbor at San Pedro /

Building a harbor at San Pedro /

"This picture was secured from a launch furnished by Mr. Eager, President of the California Construction Co., who are fulfilling this $5,000,000 contract. Here is seen the largest derrick in the world at work, ... more

U.S. Reports: Illinois v. Illinois Central R'd Co., 184 U.S. 77 (1902)

U.S. Reports: Illinois v. Illinois Central R'd Co., 184 U.S. 77 (1902)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 184; October Term, 1901; Illinois v. Illinois Central Railroad Company

New York City dumping wharf /

New York City dumping wharf /

The film shows a wharf where a barge is being loaded with trash from two-wheeled, horse-drawn wagons. The trash is dumped off the edge of the pier onto the barge, where men with shovels are spreading the piles ... more

Panorama from the tower of Brooklyn Bridge /

Panorama from the tower of Brooklyn Bridge /

The view was taken from the tower on the Brooklyn side of the bridge. As the film begins, the camera is looking southwest, towards the southern tip of Manhattan (the Battery). The camera pans very rapidly north... more

Panorama water front and Brooklyn Bridge from East River /

Panorama water front and Brooklyn Bridge from East River /

This film depicts the East River shoreline and the piers of lower Manhattan starting at about Pier 5 (the New York Central Pier) opposite Broad Street, and extending to the Mallory Line steamship piers just sou... more

Launch of Japanese man-of-war "Chitosa" [i.e., "Chitose"] /

Launch of Japanese man-of-war "Chitosa" [i.e., "Chitose"] /

This film shows the launching of the Imperial Japanese Navy cruiser Chitose at the Union Iron Works shipyard, San Francisco, on Saturday, January 22, 1898. The camera view is east, across a small inlet of Centr... more

Steamers along the piers, Baltimore, Md.

Steamers along the piers, Baltimore, Md.

Steamboats, Baltimore, Maryland. Copyright by Detroit Photographic Co. No. 018501. Forms part of: Detroit Publishing Company Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Piers (from Sketchbook)

Piers (from Sketchbook)

Thomas Moran (American (born England), Bolton, Lancashire 1837–1926 Santa Barbara, California)

Repair to Quay Wall, Between Piers 2 and 3 Looking Southeast

Repair to Quay Wall, Between Piers 2 and 3 Looking Southeast

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

Lusitania and new piers Hudson River piers Bain

Lusitania and new piers Hudson River piers Bain

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. General information about the George Grantham Bain Collection is availabl... more

Lake Tahoe, Cal., showing piers

Lake Tahoe, Cal., showing piers

H118714 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright claimant's address: Chicago. Copyright deposit; Geo. R. Lawrence Co.; November 21, 1908.

New Chelsea piers, N.Y.C.

New Chelsea piers, N.Y.C.

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Shelf. New York (St.) NYC.

Map showing proposed waterfront improvements, terminals & railroad installations : at South Brooklyn, Gowanus Bay, and Erie Basin, borough of Brooklyn /

Map showing proposed waterfront improvements, terminals & railroad ins...

"February 1911." Oriented with north toward the lower left. "Reproduced from report issued by New York Dock Department." Removed from textual publication. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Monthly Progress Photo, State of Piers E and F, Looking Northeast, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, State of Piers E and F, Looking Northeast, New...

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

Monthly Progress Photo,  Piers E and F, Looking Northeast, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northeast, New York St...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Forms for Bracketed Columns, The New York State Construction Company, Contactor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Forms for Bracketed Columns, Th...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View of Operations, The New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View of Operations, The...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Pier E, Looking Northwest, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Pier E, Looking Northwest, New ...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking North, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking North, New York State C...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Top Forms, Looking Northwest, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Top Forms, Looking North...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Cement Shed Roof, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Cement S...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking Northeast from Cement Shed Roof, The New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking Northeast ...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Reefing Steel for Column Top, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Reefing Steel for Column Top, N...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Cement Shed Roof, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Cement S...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, The New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, The...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Top Forms, Looking Southwest, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Top Forms, Looking South...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Southeast End Causeway, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Northwest from Southeas...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Southwest from North End of Causeway, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Looking Southwest from North En...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Columns on Casting Platform, Looking Northeast, New York State Construction Company. Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Columns on Casting Platform, Lo...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Columns on Casting Platform, Looking Southwest from South End Causeway, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Columns on Casting Platform, Lo...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking South from South End Ordnance Dock, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking South from...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Top View of Columns on Casting Platform, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Top View of Columns on Casting ...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking Southwest from South End Ordnance Dock, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking Southwest ...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Center Column, New York State Construction Company, Contactor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Center Column, New York State C...

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

Piers E and F, Pier F Looking  Northwest, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Piers E and F, Pier F Looking Northwest, New York State Construction ...

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

Piers E and F, Pier E Looking  Northeast, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Piers E and F, Pier E Looking Northeast, New York State Construction ...

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

Piers E and F Looking  North, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Piers E and F Looking North, New York State Construction Company, Con...

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

Piers E and F, Pier E Looking  West, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Piers E and F, Pier E Looking West, New York State Construction Compa...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, General View Looking North, New...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Storage Yard Looking  Northeast, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E and F, Column Storage Yard Looking No...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E & F Looking Northeast, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, Piers E & F Looking Northeast, New York State ...

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

Monthly Progress Photo, General View Piers E & F Looking North General View, New York State Construction Company, Contractor

Monthly Progress Photo, General View Piers E & F Looking North General...

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