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[Illustrated arithmetic problem showing man stamping on fruit in rectangular tub and man standing in round tub, with mathematical equations and surrounding text]

[Illustrated arithmetic problem showing man stamping on fruit in recta...

Woodcut illus. and text in: Aritmetica / Filippo Calandri. Florence : L. Morgiani and J. Petri, 1492. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 234.

The Washington nautical problem

The Washington nautical problem

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Baillie, J.

The Mormon problem solved

The Mormon problem solved

Cartoon showing Brigham Young, with large group of wives and children, saying to Ulysses S. Grant, "I must submit to your laws - but what shall I do with all these!" Grant replying, "Do as I do - give them offi... more

Iron ship-building in the United States. The ship-yards of William Cramp & sons, of Philadelphia. How the Pennsylvania Central R. R. Co. has solved the problem of regaining our lost commerce. Iron ship-building and the west. Philadelphia, April

Iron ship-building in the United States. The ship-yards of William Cra...

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 159, Folder 48.

A knotty problem / W.A. Babcock Photo, Utica NY.

A knotty problem / W.A. Babcock Photo, Utica NY.

Two old men seated on fence in field, one whittling a stick of wood.

map from "The Arctic Problem and Narrative of the Peary Relief Expedition of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia"

map from "The Arctic Problem and Narrative of the Peary Relief Expedit...

This image has been taken from scan 000189 from "The Arctic Problem and Narrative of the Peary Relief Expedition of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia". The title and subject terms of this image ha... more

The bicycle problem / Ehrhart.

The bicycle problem / Ehrhart.

Print shows a vignette cartoon depicting aspects of the cycling craze, such as "beneficial" or "injurious" to one's health, problems with trying to dress appropriately and being excluded if not, the concern tha... more

A problem in economics

A problem in economics

Old man seated with cobbler looking at shoe. Photo by Leo D. Weil. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shoemakers...; Aged 1896; Shoes; Occupations Cobbler; Shelf.

What to do with him is the problem

What to do with him is the problem

This illustration entitled "What To Do With Him Is The Problem", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on September 18, 1898, depicts the growing concern over Anarchism. Berryma... more

The lynching problem / Dalrymple.

The lynching problem / Dalrymple.

Print shows a southern vigilante holding a rope with a noose and a "Sheriff" holding a paper that states "2000 dollars must be paid by the county, for each lynching. Law of South Carolina". An African American ... more

[6th Division mathematics class on a street paving problem]

[6th Division mathematics class on a street paving problem]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). In album: "Public Schools - 6th Division."

Simple solution of the Panama labor problem / Ehrhart.

Simple solution of the Panama labor problem / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a frenzy of activity as many politicians and capitalists join the labor forces to construct the Panama Canal; Theodore Shonts, chairman of the Isthmian Canal Commission, is standing on the ri... more

A Bay State Problem

A Bay State Problem

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

War Problem for the Washington Hostess

War Problem for the Washington Hostess

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

The problem

The problem

"Strike" on bat. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: New York Herald, April 5, 1912, p. 5.

Suggestions For Solving the High Street Car Problem

Suggestions For Solving the High Street Car Problem

This illustration entitled, "Suggestions For Solving the High Street Car Problem", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on January 3, 1912, offers some possible solutio... more

A Packing Problem

A Packing Problem

This illustration entitled, "A Packing Problem", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on December 31, 1913, depicts Father Time wondering how to pack all of the major e... more

Why Not Apply the Santos Dumont Plan to the Transport Problem Until We Get Ships?

Why Not Apply the Santos Dumont Plan to the Transport Problem Until We...

This illustration entitled, "Why Not Apply the Santos Dumont Plan to the Transport Problem Until We Get Ships?", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Evening Star on January 9, 1916... more

American Red Cross - Uniforms - This is the nurses' uniform that wounded soldiers know best - the gray cotton crepe working uniform of the Red Cross Army and Navy Nurse, which makes its wearer "the best dressed woman in the world". Gray is an innovation used abroad made necessary by the laundry problem in France. The Red Cross brassard is worn only by nurses serving directly under the Red Cross

American Red Cross - Uniforms - This is the nurses' uniform that wound...

Photographer: Joel Feder American Red Cross - Uniforms

Colleges and Universities - Cornell University - Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.  R.O.T.C.  Listening to discussion of company problem
American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Interior American Red Cross Hotel Paris. In these substantial, comfortable cots in new American Red Cross tent hotel at foot of the Eiffel Tower, American soldier in Paris finds solution of perplexing problem of sleeping quarters. For a franc a night a good clean cot is his and connected with the hotel is a recreation hut and canteen

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Interior American Red ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings

American Red Cross - Uniforms - In the operating room and in the wards, the war nurse wears this white utility apron. It is an unromantic apron, adopted to simlify the ever present French laundry problem; but it is a badge of service coveted, by thousands of untrained women

American Red Cross - Uniforms - In the operating room and in the wards...

Photographer: Joel Feder American Red Cross - Uniforms

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - Skirmish Line Combat Problem

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - Skirmish Line Com...

Date Taken: 1915 College and Universities - University of Wisconsin

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - Working a combat problem, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin - Working a combat ...

College and Universities - University of Wisconsin

Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University - Atlanta University.  A problem in building construction carpentry class.  Det. No. 1

Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University - Atlanta University. ...

Date Taken: 1918 Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University

Our problem is to feed our allies this winter by sending them as much food as we can [...]

Our problem is to feed our allies this winter by sending them as much ...

Text continues: ... of the most concentrated nutritive value in the least shipping space. These foods are wheat, beef, pork, dairy products and sugar. Our solution is to eat less of these and more of other food... more

American Red Cross - I thru M - The members of the A.E.F. like jam so much that the girls at the American Red Cross canteen could not open the cans fast enough. Capt. S.A. Mitchell, A.R.C, knew of problem and invented a can-opener that can be worked and with very little effort and leaves no jagged edges to hurt tender hands. Capt. Mitchell is here demonstrating the use of it. As fast as they can be made they are forwarded to the various canteens

American Red Cross - I thru M - The members of the A.E.F. like jam so ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - I thru M

Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University - Atlanta University.  A problem in repair work

Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University - Atlanta University. ...

Date Taken: 1918 Colleges and Universities - Atlanta University

New bicycle helps solve transit problem

New bicycle helps solve transit problem

Photograph shows a man posed with unusual bicycle; approximate in size and shape of a unicycle.

Trials of Transportation. Transportation is a big problem for a westerner in the East. Everything is slow. There are few automobiles, horses have been killed off in the war and oxen are entirely too slow. The American Red Cross workers in Constantinople solved the problem by employing Arab caravan from the base warehouse to the various docks along the water front. This picture shows one of the camels carrying supplies through the streets of the Eastern metropolis

Trials of Transportation. Transportation is a big problem for a wester...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: ARC Paris Office. Data: All Div. June 1920. Group title: Transportation, Turkey. ... more

Her Paramount Problem

Her Paramount Problem

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

The Presidency is Just One Problem After Another

The Presidency is Just One Problem After Another

This cartoon depicts President Herbert Hoover pondering his selection for the Supreme Court. Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

An Imminent Unemployment Problem

An Imminent Unemployment Problem

Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Washington youngster solves parking problem. Washington, D.C., March 30. Transportation and no parking worries. Nelm Clark, 16-year old Washington youngster, solved this problem by combining a lawn mower motor with a set of motor cycle gears to make this unusual midget auto. Costing $60 to build the contraption weighs only 150 pounds--the weight is its main feature--and if you run out of gas you easily push it or tuck it under your arm and walk home, 3301937

Washington youngster solves parking problem. Washington, D.C., March 3...

Title from unverified data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available a... more

Making out income tax perplexing problem to Nevada senator. Washington, D.C., March 11. Political issues and congressional problems were forgetten today by Senator Pat McCarran, Democrat of Nevada, when he tackled his income tax report due in a few days, March 15 to be exact. A look of disgust and utter confusion is shown on the face of the senator as he dispatches sheet after sheet of the memos into the waste basket during the arduous task, 3-11-40

Making out income tax perplexing problem to Nevada senator. Washington...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more