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[Folding bridge - two views, top extended across moat, bottom folded prior to release; used by infantry during assault on fortress]

[Folding bridge - two views, top extended across moat, bottom folded p...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Le diverse et artificiose machine del capitano Agostino Ramelli. Parigi : 1588. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leona... more

State of New-Hampshire. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and eighty one. An Act for impowering the sheriff of the County of Cheshire to release from prison sundry of the good subjects of this State, imprisoned by certain evil-

State of New-Hampshire. In the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hu...

Imprint 3. 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 88, Folder 33.

The Release of Prometheus

The Release of Prometheus

Max Klinger (German, Leipzig 1857–1920 Großjena)

Union soldiers as they appeared on their release from the rebel prisons / from photographs made by order of Congress.

Union soldiers as they appeared on their release from the rebel prison...

Cover illustration showing portraits of eight emaciated and sick Union soldiers, seated and lying down. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 18, no. 455 (1864 June 18), p. 393. Soldiers identifie... more

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Tom Tong, 108 U.S. 556 (1883)

U.S. Reports: Ex Parte Tom Tong, 108 U.S. 556 (1883)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 108; October Term, 1882; Ex Parte Tom Tong

What a trifle may embroil nations! British lion to American eagle, "In the name of Queen Victoria, the royal family, and over a million of children, I demand his release." / Th. Nast.

What a trifle may embroil nations! British lion to American eagle, "In...

Sobbing, chiande elephant by sign "Barnum's American Dungeon", with America personified as eagle and Englad as lion. Engraving by Th. Nast. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1882), p. 351. This record contains unver... more

Uncle Sam - Guess there's enough here to secure Hobson's release

Uncle Sam - Guess there's enough here to secure Hobson's release

This illustration entitled "Uncle Sam - Guess There's Enough Here to Secure Hobson's Release", by cartoonist Clifford Berryman, which appeared in the Washington Post on July 6, 1898, shows a smiling Uncle Sam s... more

Release all class prisoners … General Defense Committee … Chicago, Ill. … Wm. D. Haywood. [1906-07?].

Release all class prisoners … General Defense Committee … Chicago, Ill...

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 18, Folder 55b.

Suffragettes procession after release from prison

Suffragettes procession after release from prison

Maud Joachim, Vera Wentworth, Florence Haig and Miss Howe, English suffragettes released from Holloway jail, are drawn in an open carriage by their sister suffragettes during suffrage demonstration to Queen's Hall.

American Library Association - Miscellaneous - From Ford Weekly, "Your Job Back Home", Goldwyn Release. April and May 1919. Film made at Detroit Public Library directed by Marian Humble

American Library Association - Miscellaneous - From Ford Weekly, "Your...

Date Taken: 1919 Photographer: American Library Association American Library Association - Miscellaneous

Kate Heffelfinger after her release from Occoquan Prison, ca. 1917.

Kate Heffelfinger after her release from Occoquan Prison, ca. 1917.

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of a woman escorting Kate Heffelfinger, wrapped in blanket, outside near a car, after release from jail. Kate Heffelfinger, of Shamokin, Penn., was an art studen... more

[Mrs.] Lawrence Lewis [Dora Lewis] of Philadelphia on release from jail after five [d]ays of hunger striking.

[Mrs.] Lawrence Lewis [Dora Lewis] of Philadelphia on release from jai...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Outdoor photograph of Mrs. Lawrence Lewis (Dora Lewis) (center) upon her release from jail, where she participated in hunger strike after arrest at Lafayette Square meeting... more

Peace. "The peace of the great release," Henley's "Rhymes & Rhythms", Derry & Toms / F.H. Warren.

Peace. "The peace of the great release," Henley's "Rhymes & Rhythms", ...

Poster shows a shepherd with his flock near a barbed wire fence and artillery piece on an abandoned battlefield. Poster is probably an advertisement for a book by William Ernest Henley sold at Derry & Toms depa... more

Typical hospital ward in one of two great hospitals at Fribourg, Switzerland, which have been recently opened and where American soldiers will be cared for upon their release from German prison camps. The ARC in Switzerland believes in having everything ready for our boys when they arrive from Germany. These beds will not be occupied until our lads sleep in them for the first time upon their release from German prison camps

Typical hospital ward in one of two great hospitals at Fribourg, Switz...

Title and notes from Red Cross caption card. Group title: Prisoners Relief. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American... more

Group of WWI veterans at White House to appeal to the Pres. for release of fed. prisoners convicted of opposing the war - D. Loman, John J. Kelley, N.M. Holderman, Geo. H. Mallon, Clayton K. Stack, and Sam. Dreset

Group of WWI veterans at White House to appeal to the Pres. for releas...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. In album: Washington, D.C., Sept. 1919 to Dec. 1921, v. 2, Herbert E. French, National Photo Company. National Photo Company Collection (Libra... more

Photograph taken at the White House of the group of children who have come to Wash. to appeal to the President for the release of political prisoners

Photograph taken at the White House of the group of children who have ...

Includes wives of political prisoners who are protesting with children. National Photo Company Collection. No. 18642.

"Supporting a bride" latest Dempsey release

"Supporting a bride" latest Dempsey release

Boxer Jack Dempsey in Chicago, hoisting his wife, Estelle Taylor, on his right shoulder. Underwood & Underwood. No. CH53129S.

[Frank Farnum - probably not the Western star Frank Farnum - coaching Pauline Starke to do the Charleston for the movie "A Little Bit of Broadway" (release title "Bright Eyes"). May 9, 1925]

[Frank Farnum - probably not the Western star Frank Farnum - coaching ...

Reference copy may be in SSF - Dancing. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Motion pictures; Dance Ballroom; BI; Shelf.

Photograph of Release Cutting in Spruce and Balsam

Photograph of Release Cutting in Spruce and Balsam

Original caption: Release cutting in spruce and balsam under aspen and birch accomplished by CCC men from nine mile camp. The poles taken out in the thinning are piled along the road where they will be accepta... more

U.S. Reports: Schwartz v. Irving Trust Co., 299 U.S. 456 (1937)

U.S. Reports: Schwartz v. Irving Trust Co., 299 U.S. 456 (1937)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 299; October Term, 1936; Schwartz et al. v. Irving Trust Co., Trustee in Bankruptcy, et al.

U.S. Reports: Meadows v. Irving Trust Co., 299 U.S. 464 (1937)

U.S. Reports: Meadows v. Irving Trust Co., 299 U.S. 464 (1937)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 299; October Term, 1936; Meadows v. Irving Trust Co., Trustee in Bankruptcy, et al.

Putting all the press releases in one pile for quick release, 91037

Putting all the press releases in one pile for quick release, 91037

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

G.O.P. Tun Thumper inspects brain child. Washington, D.C., June 29. Franklyn Waltman, new publicity director of the Republican National committee, inspects his initial release of "Looking Forward." The release is almost identical, as to make-up and type-face, as that put out by Charles Michaelson, Democratic National Committee publicity Chairman, entitled "Dispelling the Fog" 62938

G.O.P. Tun Thumper inspects brain child. Washington, D.C., June 29. Fr...

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

Press Release No. 159, "Library of Congress Announces the Opening of Two New Exhibitions Related to the War," Library of Congress, October 7, 1940

Press Release No. 159, "Library of Congress Announces the Opening of T...

In Press Release No. 159, the Library of Congress announces the opening to two new exhibits: "Women in the War" and "Military Colleges."

Press Release No. 30, "Democracy Alcove," Library of Congress, September 10, 1941

Press Release No. 30, "Democracy Alcove," Library of Congress, Septemb...

Announcement of the opening of the Democracy Alcove, set aside for the use of readers in the Main Reading Room at the Library of Congress. The Alcove contains "the classic texts of the American tradition: the D... more

Press Release No. 10, Office of the Secretary, Library of Congress, March 21, 1941

Press Release No. 10, Office of the Secretary, Library of Congress, Ma...

Press release announcing the preliminary steps taken to secure the collections of the Library of Congress during World War II.

Press Release No. 51, Office of the Secretary, Library of Congress, February 12, 1942

Press Release No. 51, Office of the Secretary, Library of Congress, Fe...

Press Release announcing the availability of a special collection of material in the Library of Congress pertaining to air raid precautions and civilian defense.

NACA photographer Northrop P-61A Black Widow towing P-51B to release altitude of 28,000 ft over Muroc Dry Lake, California for in flight validating of wind tunnel measurements of drag. After the pilot released the tow cable, drag measurementrs were obtained at various airspeeds in a 20-minute unpowered flight.  Note:  Used in publication in Flight Research at Ames;  57 Years of Development and Validation of Aeronautical Technology  NASA SP-1998-3300  Fig. 17 ARC-1944-A-6538

NACA photographer Northrop P-61A Black Widow towing P-51B to release a...

NACA photographer Northrop P-61A Black Widow towing P-51B to release altitude of 28,000 ft over Muroc Dry Lake, California for in flight validating of wind tunnel measurements of drag. After the pilot released ... more

Press Release No. 329, Library of Congress, April 3, 1946

Press Release No. 329, Library of Congress, April 3, 1946

Press release announces that the efforts of the Library of Congress to help other libraries acquire foreign publications of the war period are aided by two publishers.