Significance: An example of one type of early stone house built by the settlers of the Oley Valley. Survey number: HABS PA-1040 Building/structure dates: ca. 1750 Initial Construction
Print shows a view of the Hudson River from a roadway, with two men are tending fishing nets and stone buildings on the hillside above the road. Title from item. No. 17 of the Hudson River Port Folio. Stamped l... more
Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left: 1850. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the ... more
Print shows the Friends' meeting house at Airton, North Yorkshire, England. Title from item. Illus. from: The life and correspondence of William and Alice Ellis, of Airton / by James Backhouse. 2nd ed., rev. an... more
Title devised by Library staff. Inscriptions on back are difficult to decipher. Reference copy in LOT 5090, no. 228. Purchase; G.V. Yudin; 1906. Forms part of: Yudin Collection (Library of Congress).
Photograph shows a view looking up the roadway with the stone church on the right, other buildings on both sides of the roadway, and a few soldiers in the foreground.
Stone structures on the island of Biggeh. Signed and dated on glass plate. Published in: Upper Egypt and Ethiopia / Francis Frith. London : William Mackenzie, [1862?, pl. 16].
Photograph shows Albert James Myer, holding binoculars, and another man standing outside a stone observation station on Pikes Peak, Colorado. Title from item.
Building at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Copyright by Exhibits and Publicity Bureau, Dept. of Trade and Commerce, Ottowa.
Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "579" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013922. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J Supplement (1901-1906). "WHJ 211" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013447. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Photo shows the Highlands, later Sidwell Friends School, 3825 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. "WHJ-191-02" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014227. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Negative broken lower left and taped to second sheet of glass. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018583. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.
Stereograph showing two groups of tourists, a family of six in the foreground, and four others in background, all on ramp leading to entrance of the Tip-Top House on Mt. Washington's summit.