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Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España situado en la costa del nortte del Seno Mexicano, los 30 grados 25 mins. de lattd. nortte y los 286 grados y 37 ms. de longd. desde Tenerife 265 leguas inglesas o 227 españolas al nordestte 1/4 al nortte de la Veracruz i 185 leguas inglesas o 162 españolas al nordeste 1/4 al nortte de la Havana.

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España...

Scale ca. 1:165,000. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Manuscript, black and brown inks. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes descriptive text. Printed... more

Corttes hechos sobre el Plan del Almazen para leñas, de la R[ea]l Fabrica del Presidio de Andarax, de D[o]n Juan de Martos Cantero de 7 de julio [Material gráfico no proyectable]
Planta de la nueva pieza para Almazen de leña, que deve construirse en la Real Fábrica de Plomo del Presidio de Andarax [Material gráfico no proyectable] ; Alzado Ynterior y enmaderados ; Corte por la linea AB de la Planta
Plan para la nueba pieza de Fundicion y Orno de Reberbero que se deve construir en la Real Fábrica de Plomo del Presidio de Andarax [Material gráfico no proyectable]

Plan para la nueba pieza de Fundicion y Orno de Reberbero que se deve ...

Escala [ca. 1:240]. 50 varas castellanas [=17,5 cm]

Plan del Orno castellano que debe construirse en la Real Fábrica de Plomo del Presidio de Andarax [Material gráfico no proyectable]

Plan del Orno castellano que debe construirse en la Real Fábrica de Pl...

Escala [ca. 1:82]. 20 varas castellanas [=20,4 cm]

The Presidio and Golden Gate, from Russian Hill, San Francisco

The Presidio and Golden Gate, from Russian Hill, San Francisco

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 430. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco General Views. This record contains unverified old dat... more

Map of parts of Presidio, Brewster and Foley Counties : Texas and Pacific Land Office, Dallas, Texas /

Map of parts of Presidio, Brewster and Foley Counties : Texas and Paci...

Shows landownership. LC Land ownership maps, 1100 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Camp Presidio, San Francisco, Cal.]

[Camp Presidio, San Francisco, Cal.]

Co. H, 9th Cavalry Band on Company Street, just before leaving for China. Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 11257. This record contains unverified data from caption card, with subseque... more

[Camp Presidio, San Francisco, Cal.]

[Camp Presidio, San Francisco, Cal.]

Ninth Cavalry on Company Street - day before breaking camp to start for China. Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 11256. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption ... more

US Army soldiers from the Presidio pose for a group shot, with their Springfield 03 rifles, in front of the ruins of the Hall of Justice. The troops aided the local police force in keeping order and protection for the citizens of the devastated city. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

US Army soldiers from the Presidio pose for a group shot, with their S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

One of the many Street Kitchens that sprang up in the aftermath of the quake. This one is in front of the Baker & Greenwich Street Market, near the Presidio. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

One of the many Street Kitchens that sprang up in the aftermath of the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Soldiers from the Presidio stand amid the rubble of fallen buildings after the earthquake. The Hall of Records (dome) is in the background (right). On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

Soldiers from the Presidio stand amid the rubble of fallen buildings a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Fresh water is delivered via mule drawn barrel wagon to the refugees at a camp in the Presidio. Military personnel stand by as women and children bring buckets to fill. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

Fresh water is delivered via mule drawn barrel wagon to the refugees a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

As soldiers from the Presidio patrol with their Springfield 03 at ready, civilians queue up in bread lines for food in the aftermath of the quake. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

As soldiers from the Presidio patrol with their Springfield 03 at read...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Bread line forms at the Signal Corps at the Presidio. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

Bread line forms at the Signal Corps at the Presidio. On April 18, 190...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Home life among the refugees - a street of tents in the Presidio, San Francisco Disaster

Home life among the refugees - a street of tents in the Presidio, San ...

Stereo shows a couple at a makeshift camp table outside of their tent in the Presidio after the San Francisco earthquake in 1906. H80899 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 20651. Title from item. Exhibited: Documenting... more

Soldiers from the Presidio patrol this area, looking north from the junction of Sansome and Bush Streets. The area is known as the insurance district of San Francisco. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

Soldiers from the Presidio patrol this area, looking north from the ju...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Like nomads settling in for a stay this is the largest tent refugee camp on the Presidio Reservation. United States Army General Hospital is in the background. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

Like nomads settling in for a stay this is the largest tent refugee ca...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

An aerial view of the parade ground at the Presidio with troops in review. From all the horse or mule drawn cannons and covered wagons this shot might be pre-WWI

An aerial view of the parade ground at the Presidio with troops in rev...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Situated near the gun batteries of the coastal bluffs, Fort Scott was established in 1912 to serve as headquarters for the Coastal Artillery Corps of the San Francisco Bay area. Spanish Revival style buildings, the first of this style to be built on the Presidio, characterize the post, and the U-shaped parade ground breaks from traditional quadrangular design. This image appears to be pre WWI, titled Look em Over. With troops standing by their erected tents and gear placed in front

Situated near the gun batteries of the coastal bluffs, Fort Scott was ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Fort Winfield Scott State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Pu... more

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills - United States - Presidio Barracks, San Francisco, California. Men in the trenches with gas masks on ready to go over the top

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills - United States - Presidio Barracks,...

Photographer: Charles Feinberg Chemical Warfare Service - Drills - United States

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library Service, Letterman General Hospital, Presidio of San Francisco, California

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library S...

Date Taken: 1918 Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills- Schools - Gas mask drill, Presidio Barracks, San Francisco, California.  Members of the 63rd U.S. Infantry Going into the gas chamber

Chemical Warfare Service - Drills- Schools - Gas mask drill, Presidio ...

Photographer: C.P. Feinberg Chemical Warfare Service - Drills- Schools

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library, Letterman Hospital, Presido, San Francisco, Cal

American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I - Library, ...

Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Hospitals by State A thru I

Ceremonies and Parades - Presidio Chapel.  Presidio, S.F., California

Ceremonies and Parades - Presidio Chapel. Presidio, S.F., California

Photographer: J. D. Givens Ceremonies and Parades

Presidio and Fort Winfield Scott, San Francisco, Calif.

Presidio and Fort Winfield Scott, San Francisco, Calif.

J235133 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; J. D. Givens; June 28, 1919; DLC/PP-1919:45993. Copyright claimant's address: Presidio, S.F., Calif. No. 2.

Fort Winfield Scott; Presidio and Fort Mason overlooking San Francisco Bay

Fort Winfield Scott; Presidio and Fort Mason overlooking San Francisco...

J236941 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; J. D. Givens; Septemer 25, 1919. Copyright claimant's address: S.F., Cal.

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Texas - Presidio County - Marfa - ED 189-1A, ED 189-1B, ED 189-1C, ED 189-2A, ED 189-2B

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Texas - Presidio County - Marf...

1940 Census Enumeration District Maps - Texas - Presidio County

The villa and presidio of San Antonio de Bexar : together with the Franciscan Missions, including that one of San Antonio de Valero, the Alamo, from the first years of its establishment by the holy fathers and the agents of his Catholic Majesty, the King of Spain, down to that momentous time when it became the cradle of the republic of Texas, 1716-1836 /

The villa and presidio of San Antonio de Bexar : together with the Fra...

Includes portraits and views of historic events. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A fleet of Dodge 1-1/2 ton 4x4 Cargo Trucks from the 38th Infantry Service Company, 3rd Infantry Division (Marine Division), Camp Green, North Carolina, loaded with soldiers, gather on the parade ground at the Presidio of San Francisco

A fleet of Dodge 1-1/2 ton 4x4 Cargo Trucks from the 38th Infantry Ser...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Navy Aerial of San Francisco, California; looking west across South Beach - China Basin to Golden Gate Park, includes Richmond District, Sea Cliff, Presidio, Marina, Fisherman's Wharf,  and Telegraph Hill. - Note the beginings of the Golden Gate Bridge in the upper right and the Bay Bridge construction in the lower right of the image. ARC-1935-A93-0075-2

Navy Aerial of San Francisco, California; looking west across South Be...

Navy Aerial of San Francisco, California; looking west across South Beach - China Basin to Golden Gate Park, includes Richmond District, Sea Cliff, Presidio, Marina, Fisherman's Wharf, and Telegraph Hill. - No... more

Aerial view of the Presidio parade grounds and 6th Army Headquarters building.

Aerial view of the Presidio parade grounds and 6th Army Headquarters b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: The Presidio, San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Releas... more

Street car at a stop enroute to the Golden Gate Bridge past the Presidio

Street car at a stop enroute to the Golden Gate Bridge past the Presid...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A Beechcraft C-12 Huron (the military designation for the Beechcraft Super King Air 200) sits in front of Hanger 5 at the Presidio of San Francisco

A Beechcraft C-12 Huron (the military designation for the Beechcraft S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: The Presidio, San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Releas... more

Copy of artist's conception of the Western Medical Institue of Research at the Presidio

Copy of artist's conception of the Western Medical Institue of Researc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: The Presidio, San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Releas... more

Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale hitch at the Presidio of San Francisco

Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale hitch at the Presidio of San Francisco

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: The Presidio, San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Releas... more

Presidio pet cemetery, San Francisco, California

Presidio pet cemetery, San Francisco, California

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, San Francisco, California. Parade ground located in center. Date approximately 1890

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, Sa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: William C. Billington Release Status: Releas... more

General view of the Presidio from Infantry Terrace in 1882. Image points out and names different buildings on the post

General view of the Presidio from Infantry Terrace in 1882. Image poin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, San Francisco, California. Parade ground located in center. Date estimated 1900

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, Sa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, San Francisco, California. The Presidio in the 1870's matches ground plan. Triple-story bachelor officer quarter is on right, original Presidio building is left of center in picture (behind horse-drawn wood cart). Alcatraz is at the right edge of the picture in this view to north-northeast down center of the parade ground. At the right of the flag pole is the hospital, dating from 1854 and still at the original site. Post was inspected in 1866 when it had 1,156 officers and men in 16 companies, 14 of them preparing for duty in Arizona."

General view (looking northeast) Headquarters Presidio Reservation, Sa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Air-to-air, front view of a 60th Airlift Wing C-5B Galaxy airlifter, flying over the Golden Gate Bridge with Presidio and ocean in the background. Exact Date Shot Unknown

Air-to-air, front view of a 60th Airlift Wing C-5B Galaxy airlifter, f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ken Hackman Release Status: Released... more

Air-to-air, front view of a 60th Airlift Wing C-5B Galaxy airlifter, flying over the Golden Gate Bridge with Presidio, San Francisco and the Bay Bridge in the background. Exact Date Shot Unknown

Air-to-air, front view of a 60th Airlift Wing C-5B Galaxy airlifter, f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ken Hackman Release Status: Released... more

GEN. Dennis Reimer and LT. GEN. Glenn Mallory, Jr., lead past 6th US Army commanding generals out the Lombard Gate of the Presidio of San Francisco for the final time

GEN. Dennis Reimer and LT. GEN. Glenn Mallory, Jr., lead past 6th US A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: The Presidio, San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Charles Blancet Release Status... more

Photograph of Marine One Landing at the Presidio Landing Zone in San Francisco, California

Photograph of Marine One Landing at the Presidio Landing Zone in San F...

This item is a photograph of Marine One landing at the Presidio Landing Zone in San Francisco, California. The Presidential Limousine is in the foreground. The image was photographed by William Vasta. Photogr... more

A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from the 129th Rescue Wing, fly in formation over the Presidio of San Francisco, California. The mission of the 129th is to train and be prepared to perform its wartime mission of combat search and rescue anywhere in the world. Its personnel and aircraft locate and recover aircrew and non-aircrew personnel from both enemy-held and friendly territory and seas. In addition, the 129th provides manpower, materiel and equipment to conduct peacetime search and rescue operations in the Pacific Ocean and off the coast of California, and is one of only three Rescue Wings in the Air National Guard. The 129th has saved 292 lives since...

A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from the 129th Rescue Wing, fly in formation over the Presidi... more

A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from the 129th Rescue Wing fly in formation over the Presidio of San Francisco, California. The mission of the 129th is to train and be prepared to perform its wartime mission of combat search and rescue anywhere in the world. Its personnel and aircraft locate and recover aircrew and non-aircrew personnel from both enemy-held and friendly territory and seas. In addition, the 129th provides manpower, materiel and equipment to conduct peacetime search and rescue operations in the Pacific Ocean and off the coast of California, and is one of only three Rescue Wings in the Air National Guard. The 129th has saved 292 lives since ...

A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A MC-130 Combat Shadow tanker and two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters from the 129th Rescue Wing fly in formation over the Presidio... more

Inside the Phone/ATM Closet in Building 203, Stewart Air National Guard Base Mr. Kevin Mervin of Presidio Corp (rear) and Technical Sergeant Michael T. Davis, 105th Communications Flight connect fiber optic and Cat 5 cable into the Bay Network business policy switches

Inside the Phone/ATM Closet in Building 203, Stewart Air National Guar...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Stewart Field State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: ANG/AMC Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michae... more

After the quake, the US Army took in many of the cities refugees at the Presidio and set them up in tent cities. This appears to be the Women and Childrens section. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

After the quake, the US Army took in many of the cities refugees at th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Francisco State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public C... more

Lt. Joseph Maxwell inspects the hairstyles of female Sailors during a personnel inspection at the Presidio of Monterey.

Lt. Joseph Maxwell inspects the hairstyles of female Sailors during a ...

MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 05, 2009) Lt. Joseph Maxwell, assistant officer in charge for the Center for Information Dominance Detachment Monterey, and Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Shawn Kumagai inspe... more

Sailors from the Center for Information Dominance Detachment Monterey stand in formation outside the detachment headquarters on the Presidio of Monterey.

Sailors from the Center for Information Dominance Detachment Monterey ...

MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 05, 2009) Sailors from the Center for Information Dominance Detachment Monterey stand in formation outside the detachment headquarters on the Presidio of Monterey during a personnel inspe... more

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Originally, El Presidio Real de San Francisco or Royal Presidio of San Francisco, the park is on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula in San Fr... more

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. For 218 years, the Presidio served as an army post for three nations. World and local events, from military campaigns to World Fairs and earthquakes, left... more

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. For 218 years, the Presidio served as an army post for three nations. World and local events, from military campaigns to World Fairs and earthquakes, left... more

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Presidio National Cemetery, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. For 218 years, the Presidio served as an army post for three nations. World and local events, from military campaigns to World Fairs and earthquakes, left... more

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Originally, El Presidio Real de San Francisco or Royal Presidio of San Francisco, the park is on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula in San Fr... more

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Originally, El Presidio Real de San Francisco or Royal Presidio of San Francisco, the park is on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula in San Fr... more

Pet Cemetery at the Presidio in San Francisco, California

Pet Cemetery at the Presidio in San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. The final resting place for hundreds of loyal animals owned by families stationed at the Presidio. Most of the grave markers mimic those found in military... more

El Presidio Real de Santa Bárbara in Santa Barbara, California

El Presidio Real de Santa Bárbara in Santa Barbara, California

Also known as the Royal Presidio of Santa Barbara, it is a former military installation. The presidio was built by Spain in 1782. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. ... more

KOSTA VARNAVAS/ES33, AND Dr. HERB SIMS/ES63, TESTING THE PULSAR , (PROGRAMMABLE ULTRA LOWPOWER SYSTEM ADAPTABLE RADIO), IN THE SOFTWARE DEFINED RADIO LAB, NSSTC 1300255

KOSTA VARNAVAS/ES33, AND Dr. HERB SIMS/ES63, TESTING THE PULSAR , (PRO...

KOSTA VARNAVAS/ES33, AND Dr. HERB SIMS/ES63, TESTING THE PULSAR , (PROGRAMMABLE ULTRA LOWPOWER SYSTEM ADAPTABLE RADIO), IN THE SOFTWARE DEFINED RADIO LAB, NSSTC

Prickly-pear cacti outside a modernist adobe residence in Marfa, in Presidio County, Texas

Prickly-pear cacti outside a modernist adobe residence in Marfa, in Pr...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Part of a front door of Santa Teresa de Jesus Catholic Church in Presidio, along the Rio Grande River in Texas. The church, built in 1912, is home to a parish that is notable as the home of the first Christmas celebration in Texas, in 1683

Part of a front door of Santa Teresa de Jesus Catholic Church in Presi...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The church, built in 1912, is home to a parish that is notable as the home of the first Christmas celebration in Texas, in 1683. Cred... more

The First Christian Church in Marfa, in Presidio County, Texas

The First Christian Church in Marfa, in Presidio County, Texas

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

A onetime gas station, now an art gallery, in Marfa, a surprising city in Presidio County, Texas

A onetime gas station, now an art gallery, in Marfa, a surprising city...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Surprising because, unlike most surrounding farming and ranching towns in the high desert of the Texas "Trans-Pecos" region, Marfa ha... more

A portion of the Presidio Nuestra Senora de Loreto de la Bahia, known more commonly as Presidio La Bahia, or simply La Bahia, a fort constructed by the Spanish Army that became the nucleus of the city of Goliad, Texas

A portion of the Presidio Nuestra Senora de Loreto de la Bahia, known ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Detail from a downtown bank building in Marfa, in Presidio County, Texas

Detail from a downtown bank building in Marfa, in Presidio County, Tex...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

A portion of Fort Leaton, a Texas State Historic Site, on the edge of Presidio, along the Rio Grande River in Brewster County, Texas

A portion of Fort Leaton, a Texas State Historic Site, on the edge of ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The adobe structure, which now serves as the western-side visitor center for BIg Bend Ranch State Park, was built in the 1830s and pu... more

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio County, Texas, near the Rio Grande River

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio Cou...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Though it has a dozen or so inhabitants, it is included among the State Historical Society's list of "ghost towns." The onetime silve... more

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo De Zuniga Mission, near the famous, oft-captured Presidio La Bahia in Goliad, Texas

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo D...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1722, the mission was twice relocated and eventually thrived as what is often recognized as the first cattle ranch in Texa... more

Wild javelinas, or peccaries, scurry across a field in rural Presidio County, Texas, south of Marfa

Wild javelinas, or peccaries, scurry across a field in rural Presidio ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Javelinas, which are native to the Americas, are often confused with the pig family that originated in Afro-Eurasia, especially since... more

The community church in tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio County, Texas, near the Rio Grande River

The community church in tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in P...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Though it has a dozen or so inhabitants, it is included among the State Historical Society's list of "ghost towns." The onetime silve... more

The bedraggled look of this old billboard along a lonely highway in remote Presidio County, Texas, would give one the impression that the motel in question might also be decrepit or even abandoned and long out of business. It is, instead (as of 2014), open and updated, as is its signage at the site in Marfa, Texas

The bedraggled look of this old billboard along a lonely highway in re...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Ph... more

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo De Zuniga Mission, near the famous, oft-captured Presidio La Bahia in Goliad, Texas

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo D...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1722, the mission was twice relocated and eventually thrived as what is often recognized as the first cattle ranch in Texa... more

A grain elevator in Marfa, a surprising city in Presidio County, Texas

A grain elevator in Marfa, a surprising city in Presidio County, Texas

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Surprising because, unlike most surrounding farming and ranching towns in the high desert of the Texas "Trans-Pecos" region, Marfa ha... more

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio County, Texas, near the Rio Grande River

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio Cou...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Though it has a dozen or so inhabitants, it is included among the State Historical Society's list of "ghost towns." The onetime silve... more

The Presidio County Courthouse in Marfa, Texas

The Presidio County Courthouse in Marfa, Texas

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Nine flags fly outside the Presidio La Bahia in Goliad, Texas. They represent the flags of six entities that have ruled Texas territory (Spain, France, Mexico, Republic of Texas, Confederate States of America and United States of America), plus three representing revolutionary forces that briefly occupied the historic fort

Nine flags fly outside the Presidio La Bahia in Goliad, Texas. They re...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The additional three flags are: 1. the solid green flag of the First Republic of Texas. During 1812 a group of filibusters lead by a ... more

At first glance, this scene looks out of place in modernist Marfa, a community known for its art galleries and other art installations, in Presidio County, Texas. But upon close inspection it seems to be making an artistic statement of its own

At first glance, this scene looks out of place in modernist Marfa, a c...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

[China Gourmet, Presidio, Texas]

[China Gourmet, Presidio, Texas]

Title devised by Library staff. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift; The Lyda Hill Foun... more

An American Red Cross truck at a disaster planning event that took place in the Presidio, San Francisco, CA in June 2014

An American Red Cross truck at a disaster planning event that took pla...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2014-06-22 10:45:28 UTC Photographer Name: FEMA Keywords: Community Preparedness Categories: FEMA Event ^ Preparations ^ Red Cross ^ Special Event Pho... more

Santa Teresa de Jesus Catholic Church in Presidio along the Rio Grande River in Texas

Santa Teresa de Jesus Catholic Church in Presidio along the Rio Grande...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. The church, built in 1912, is home to a parish that is notable as the home of the first Christmas celebration in Texas, in 1683. Cred... more

A large group of people relaxing on the Presidio main lawn at which a disaster preparedness event was held

A large group of people relaxing on the Presidio main lawn at which a ...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2014-06-22 13:45:57 UTC Photographer Name: FEMA Keywords: Community Preparedness Categories: Community Relations Photographs Relating to Disasters and... more

Nostalgic sign announcing the Marfa Hill House, or Marfa House on the Hall, an adobe retreat in Marfa, a surprising city in Presidio County, Texas

Nostalgic sign announcing the Marfa Hill House, or Marfa House on the ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Surprising because, unlike most surrounding farming and ranching towns in the high desert of the Texas "Trans-Pecos" region, Marfa ha... more

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo De Zuniga Mission, near the famous, oft-captured Presidio La Bahia in Goliad, Texas

Interior details at the re-created Nuestra Senora del Espiritu Santo D...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Founded in 1722, the mission was twice relocated and eventually thrived as what is often recognized as the first cattle ranch in Texa... more

A parked firetruck with a fireman standing outside of the truck. The San Francisco Fire Department sent a truck for members of the public to check out the inner workings of the fire truck and promote preparedness at the Presidio preparedness fair in San Francisco, CA

A parked firetruck with a fireman standing outside of the truck. The S...

The original finding aid described this as: Date Taken: 2014-06-22 11:51:24 UTC Photographer Name: FEMA Keywords: Community Preparedness Categories: Community Relations Photographs Relating to Disasters and... more

A portion of the Presidio Nuestra Senora de Loreto de la Bahia, known more commonly as Presidio La Bahia, or simply La Bahia, a fort constructed by the Spanish Army that became the nucleus of the city of Goliad, Texas

A portion of the Presidio Nuestra Senora de Loreto de la Bahia, known ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio County, Texas, near the Rio Grande River

A portion of tiny Shafter, an unincorporated community in Presidio Cou...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Though it has a dozen or so inhabitants, it is included among the State Historical Society's list of "ghost towns." The onetime silve... more