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Lifting Bodies on Lakebed

Lifting Bodies on Lakebed

(November 30, 1968) The wingless lifting body aircraft sitting on Rogers Dry Lake at what is now NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, California. From left to right are the X-24A, M2-F3 and the HL-10.... more

Two tritons embracing, one playing a panpipe, the second holding a conch shell set within a recessed space

Two tritons embracing, one playing a panpipe, the second holding a con...

Cherubino Alberti (Zaccaria Mattia) (Italian, Borgo Sansepolcro 1553–1615 Rome)

Frontispiece for the comedy 'The Buffoons' (Li Buffoni), a set on stage resembling a public space, various figures dancing around two people in cages in center stage, fifteen spectators below

Frontispiece for the comedy 'The Buffoons' (Li Buffoni), a set on stag...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Frontispiece for the comedy 'The Buffoons' (Li Buffoni), a set on stage resembling a public space, various figures dancing around two people in cages in center stage, fifteen spectators below

Frontispiece for the comedy 'The Buffoons' (Li Buffoni), a set on stag...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

[Medieval fortifications - illus. of ditches, bridges, outworks, gates, towers, battlements, turrets, machicoulis, platforms, windows, loopholes, donjons and subterranean  space]

[Medieval fortifications - illus. of ditches, bridges, outworks, gates...

Illus. in: Heck, Iconographic Encyclopedia, v. 2, 1851, plate 44. P&P Reference. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Forts...; Shelf.

Baalbec. Sculptured blocks covering space between entablature & cella. Temple of Jupiter / Bonfils.

Baalbec. Sculptured blocks covering space between entablature & cella....

In album: Constantinople, Smyrna, Beyrout, Ba'albec, Damascus, p. 22A, pl. 43. "No. 177" written in image.

book cover from "A Plunge into Space"

book cover from "A Plunge into Space"

This image has been taken from scan 000245 from "A Plunge into Space". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

The vague glimmer of a head suspended in space

The vague glimmer of a head suspended in space

Odilon Redon (French, Bordeaux 1840–1916 Paris)

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Looking toward the gulf, showing space swept clean by the tornado's might, Galveston, Texas

Looking toward the gulf, showing space swept clean by the tornado's mi...

Stereo copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Co.). No. 10998. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Tex. G- 1900; Storms Tornadoes Tex. 1900; Photog. I.; Geog... more

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Coop Project: Federal National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Photographs Relating to National Forests, Resource Management Practices, Personnel, and Cultural and Economic History

Market Space & Penna. Ave., Washington, D.C.

Market Space & Penna. Ave., Washington, D.C.

Intersection around 7th St. & Pennsylvania Avenue looking toward Capitol; crowded with pedestrians, horse-drawn wagons, and trolley; street cleaner is sweeping. Riggs National Bank at left, Central National Ban... more

Eksteriør, Bækken, Raanaabekken, Ringsaker.

Eksteriør, Bækken, Raanaabekken, Ringsaker.

Collection archive for Ringsaker municipality. Most of the archive are reproductions made after borrowed originals. There are also some photographs that have come in the form of gifts or purchases. The subjects... more

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje.

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje.

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje.

Mosambik 1914. Unge plantasjearbeidere og kokosnøtter samlet på en åpen plass på en planasje i Quelimanedistriktet.

Mosambik 1914. Unge plantasjearbeidere og kokosnøtter samlet på en åpe...

Mosambik 1914. Unge plantasjearbeidere og kokosnøtter samlet på en åpen plass på en planasje i Quelimanedistriktet.

Mosambik 1914. Fra hovedkontoret til plantasjeselskapet Soc. du Madal i Quelimane.

Mosambik 1914. Fra hovedkontoret til plantasjeselskapet Soc. du Madal ...

Mosambik 1914. Fra hovedkontoret til plantasjeselskapet Soc. du Madal i Quelimane.

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje, stasjon.

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje, stasjon.

Mosambik. 1914. Plantasje, stasjon.

Amount and Value of Floor Space of Different Departments, etc., 1914

Amount and Value of Floor Space of Different Departments, etc., 1914

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

Amount and Value of Floor Space of Different Departments, etc., 1914

Amount and Value of Floor Space of Different Departments, etc., 1914

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

U.S.S. New York, Open Space Between Armor Plate B-P-3 and Teak Backing

U.S.S. New York, Open Space Between Armor Plate B-P-3 and Teak Backing

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

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Time, money, and shipping space by the manufacture in this A.R.C. laboratorymrue de Tilsitt, Paris, France, of supplies which were formerly bought in the United States

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France - Time, money,...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - France

Balloons - Schools - Training observers for captive balloons. Just about to go up; moving the balloon over to a clear space to avoid a possible collision with trees or buildings, at the Collegiate Balloon School in Rockville, Conn

Balloons - Schools - Training observers for captive balloons. Just abo...

Date Taken: 10/27/1917 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Balloons - Schools

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - 27 acres of floor space under one roof. Curtiss Aeroplane Factory Buffalo, N.Y

Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants - 27 acres of floor space under one r...

Date Taken: 8/18/1917 Photographer: C.P.I. Airplanes - Manufacturing Plants

Dr. Robert H. Goddard

Dr. Robert H. Goddard

Full Description: Dr. Robert Hutchings Goddard (1882-1945). Dr. Goddard has been recognized as the father of American rocketry and as one of the pioneers in the theoretical exploration of space. Robert Hutching... more

Fra plassen foran hovedbygningen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

Fra plassen foran hovedbygningen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

Fra plassen foran hovedbygningen på Fjellheim i Meldal.

Bild från Ingenjör P. Wretblads material för Bygge och Bo-utställningar.

Bild från Ingenjör P. Wretblads material för Bygge och Bo-utställninga...

Bild från Ingenjör P. Wretblads material för Bygge och Bo-utställningar.

Slim Butte Stock Association (Cutting Space Blocks)

Slim Butte Stock Association (Cutting Space Blocks)

Pine Ridge Agency: Miscellaneous Photographs

Dr. Robert Goddard at Clark University

Dr. Robert Goddard at Clark University

Full Description: Dr. Robert H. Goddard at a blackboard at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1924. Goddard began teaching physics in 1914 at Clark and in 1923 was named the Director of the Physic... more

Dr. Goddard Transports Rocket

Dr. Goddard Transports Rocket

Dr. Robert H. Goddard tows his rocket to the launching tower behind a Model A Ford truck, 15 miles northwest of Roswell, New Mexico. 1930- 1932. Dr. Goddard has been recognized as the "Father of American Rocket... more

Henry Sachs with Robert Goddard's Rocket in New Mexico

Henry Sachs with Robert Goddard's Rocket in New Mexico

Henry Sachs, machinist, is shown with Dr. Robert H. Goddard's rocket used in the first flight at Roswell, New Mexico on December 30, 1930. The rocket attained an altitude of about 2,000 feet and speed of about ... more

Robert Goddard's Rocket After Flight

Robert Goddard's Rocket After Flight

Dr. Robert H. Goddard's rocket after flight in New Mexico on April 19, 1932. Those carrying the rocket are (left to right): Nils Ljungquist, machinist; most likely Charles Mansur, welder; Goddard's brother-in-l... more

Close-up of Gyroscope for Goddard's Rocket

Close-up of Gyroscope for Goddard's Rocket

A close-up of Dr. Robert H. Goddard's gyroscope and associated parts used in the stabilization of the rocket tested April 19, 1932, in New Mexico. The rocket was also painted to show whether revolution about it... more

Photograph of the Detectors and Transmitters for the Automatic Fire Alarm System in the Northwest Stack Space on Tier 7 of the National Archives Building

Photograph of the Detectors and Transmitters for the Automatic Fire Al...

This photograph is part of the McCloskey Co. Contract for the construction of the extension of the National Archives Building. Construction of the National Archives Building

This is a partial view of the living room showing the dinette corner with its collapsible table and chairs. The other end of the living room, not shown here, contains a studio couch which sleeps two. In addition, the trailer house contains a fully equipped kitchenette, a bedroom with built-in double bed and a large amount of storage space, and a bathroom. Walls are of plywood in natural finish, ceiling is plywood painted white, floor is plywood covered with inlaid linoleum. The square panel in the center of the ceiling is a ventilator which can be cranked open in summer. All windows are of the sliding type to occupy minimum space and to minimize the use of critical hardware

This is a partial view of the living room showing the dinette corner w...

Original Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) number: K 2660. Title and other information from caption sheet entry. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division... more

Vasslåtta ved Resvatnet under finnemisjonsstevnet i 1934.

Vasslåtta ved Resvatnet under finnemisjonsstevnet i 1934.

Vasslåtta ved Resvatnet under finnemisjonsstevnet i 1934.

Photograph of Stack Area Arrangement of Boxes, Center Space Filled

Photograph of Stack Area Arrangement of Boxes, Center Space Filled

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

Goddard's Rocket as seen from the Launching Tower

Goddard's Rocket as seen from the Launching Tower

Col. Charles A. Lindbergh took this picture of Dr. Robert H. Goddard's rocket looking down the launching tower on September 23, 1935 in Roswell, New Mexico. In 1935 Goddard launched the A-series of tests on roc... more

Photograph of Tier 10 Southwest Stack Space, Senate Documents Recently Moved to the National Archives

Photograph of Tier 10 Southwest Stack Space, Senate Documents Recently...

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel