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Topic: rock formations

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A view of the of the Pierced Island, a remarkable rock in the Gulf of St. Laurence - two leagues to the southward of Gaspée Bay Vuë de l'Isle Percée, rocher remarquable dans le Golfe St. Laurent a 2 lieues au sud de la Baye de Gaspe / / drawn on the spot by Capt. Hery. Smyth ; engraved by P. Canot.

A view of the of the Pierced Island, a remarkable rock in the Gulf of ...

Print shows a warship in the foreground approaching rock formation in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robert Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, Thos. Je... more

A view of the Pulpit Rocks, between Huntingdon & Bald Eagle Valley, state of Pennsylvania

A view of the Pulpit Rocks, between Huntingdon & Bald Eagle Valley, st...

Print shows the rock formations at Bald Eagle (or Sinking Spring) Valley in Pennsylvania. Title from item. Illus. in: The Columbian magazine, or, Monthly miscellany. Philadelphia : Printed for Seddon, Spotswood... more

Futamigaura

Futamigaura

Print shows three women walking in the surf at the edge of a beach at Futamigaura, with view of one of the Meotoiwa (wedded rocks) and the knotted ropes in the background. Title and other descriptive informatio... more

Futamigaura

Futamigaura

Print shows a woman in a sedan chair with porters and a male traveler stopping to admire the twin rock formations, also known as the Meoto-iwa or Wedded rocks, at Futamigaura in the Ise Province. Title and othe... more

These are the Sons of Los....
Femmina dell' Harem; Massa di  granito.
Ponts naturels d'Icononzo / dessiné d'après une esquisse de Mr. de Humboldt ; et gravé par Gmelin à Rome.

Ponts naturels d'Icononzo / dessiné d'après une esquisse de Mr. de Hum...

Illustration showing a natural bridge spanning a deep river gorge in Icononzo, Colombia. Title from item. Illus. in: Vues des Cordillères et monumens des peuples indigènes de l'Amérique / Alexander von Humboldt... more

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'après un croquis de M. de Humboldt ; gravé par Bouquet en 1813.

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'a...

Illustration showing a monolithic rock formation atop a mountain, Los Organos, near the village of Actopan in Mexico.

A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Erie canal in the state of New York. Taken under the direction of the Hon. Stephen Van Rensselaer. Part I. Containing a description of the rock formations; together with a geological profile, extending from the Atlantic to Lake Erie.

A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Eri...

Introductory reports signed: Amos Eaton. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LAC ecr 2018-09-26 update

Passaic Falls
Commencement of Passaic Falls
Deer Creek Falls
View on the Passaic River
Bridge and Hudson River near Luzerne
Extremity of Adley's Falls
View of the Natural Bridge
Kōshū kajikazawa

Kōshū kajikazawa

Print shows a man fishing from an outcrop of rock shaped like a wave; Mount Fuji in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. ... more

View of the Natural Bridge, Virginia.
Endlich am dritten Tage erhob er sich und lief nun rings um die Insel, ..

Endlich am dritten Tage erhob er sich und lief nun rings um die Insel,...

Illustration for a story showing Peter on rocks at the highest point on an island waving to a ship in the distance. Title from item. Caption continues: suchte die höchste ins Meer hinausragende Klippe und sass ... more

Landscape with natural bridge

Landscape with natural bridge

Print shows travelers resting in the foreground with a low natural bridge formation over what was once a riverbed, in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of Jame... more

Hadjar Silsilis
The Monkey-Pass, near Kurkh.
The enchanted island / painted by Danby ; engraved by J. Sartain.

The enchanted island / painted by Danby ; engraved by J. Sartain.

Print shows an enchanted island in a cove with rocks and cliffs on the left and a beach strewn with sea shells in the foreground; there is a figure standing at the entrance to a cave on the island and a woman a... more

Seascape with three pinnacles

Seascape with three pinnacles

Print shows three tall columns of rock rising from the sea just off shore, with large cliffs dominating the coastline. Title devised by Library staff. Stamped in lower left: From the file of James F. Queen arti... more

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the Table Rock, Canada side, July 22, 1846

Grand Falls at Niagara from near the Table Rock, Canada side, July 22,...

Drawing shows a view from Canadian side of Grand Falls at Niagara with clouds of spray coming up from the majestic falls while four people observe from Table Rock, at right. Purchase; William Reese Company; 200... more

Leaflets of memory 1848 lith. & print in colr. by Wagner & McGuigan 116 Chestnut St. Phila

Leaflets of memory 1848 lith. & print in colr. by Wagner & McGuigan 11...

Prints show an illuminated contents page for "Illustrations" on the left and on the right the title page for "Leaflets of Memory 1848" showing the natural bridge in Rockbridge County, Virginia. Title from item.... more

Giant teapot.
Sandstone rock formations.
Pike's Peak from Monument Park.
Arch at Deer Creek.
The Colonnade, Monument Park.
Fish cave, Marquette.
Monument Point, looking East.
Anvil rock.
Temple of Isis, Williams Canon.
Needle Group, Witches' Rocks.
Under the Arch of Chapel Rock.
Vulcan's workshop, Monument Park.
Natural arch, Colorado.
Foot bridge on the Sawkill.
Barranco Blanco or El Tienditas, N.M.
Mother Grundy.
Sandstone rock formations.
Pulpit Rock, Echo City, Utah.
View in Monument Park, Colorado.
View of rock formations.
El Capitan, Yosemite Valley.
Vulcan's anvil, Monument Park.
Hanging Rock, near Echo. U.P.R.R.
Monument Park.
Monumental Park.
Pulpit Rock, Nahant.
View of sea with rock formation.
Basin, Franconia Notch.
Devil's Gate.
Natural arch.
Basin, Franconia Notch.
Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850

Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower right corner: Philipsburg Rock, N.J. from "Mount Ida" Easton, Pa., 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. Cochran, 3 (DLC/PP-199... more

Profile Rock, Fall River.
View near Purgatory, Newport, R.I.
Austin's Glen.
The Quakers, Monument Park.
Stone-still, Monument Park.
Steamboat Rocks, Echo Canon, Utah.
Monument Park, Colorado.
Hanging Rock, Echo City.
Monument Park. The Sentinel.
The Twins, Perry's Park, Colorado.
Jelly cakes. Monument valley.
Vulcan's workshop, Monument Park.
Quaker rocks.