PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin

Topic: united states war department

1699
1699
slider-holder
1974
slider-holder
1974
67,932 media by topicpage 1 of 680
Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi /

Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country ...

Relief shown by hachures. Bar scale incorrect. Note in manuscript ink on paper affixed to verso: "To accompany the claim of H.R. Schoolcraft. The country coloured green lies west & north of the [Michigan superi... more

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Ran...

Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad R... more

General map of explorations and surveys in California /

General map of explorations and surveys in California /

Scale 1:600,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd. and 35th. parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad... more

Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations and surveys /

Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations and surv...

Scale 1:60,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Ro... more

From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes.

From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 3. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examinations for railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean /

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examination...

Map shows "practicable railway routes" between Ft. Yuma on the Colorado River and the San Francisco Bay region. Scale 1:600,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Proof revised in Office of P.R.R. Surveys Feb. 10th 18... more

From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy missing data on left side of map. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad ... more

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 4. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the ...

Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments. Two copies. Copy... more

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River t...

Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Exhibition: Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis... more

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff' Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River t...

Very detailed map of the United States west of the Mississippi River indicating drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, forts, trails, wagon roads, and routes of exploration. An important map of western... more

From the Red River to the Rio Grande

From the Red River to the Rio Grande

Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 32nd Parallel. Map and Profile no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi Riv... more

St. Paul to Riviere des Lacs : from explorations and surveys /

St. Paul to Riviere des Lacs : from explorations and surveys /

Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, Explorations ... more

From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from explorations and surveys /

From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from e...

Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the M... more

From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia River : from explorations and surveys /

From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia River : from ...

Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the M... more

From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from explorations and surveys /

From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from exploration...

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Coast route, California Map no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific ... more

Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations and surveys /

Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations and survey...

Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration, assisted by J. R. P. Mechlin." From U.S.... more

From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations and surveys /

From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations and surve...

Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

From Fort Smith to the Rio Grande : from explorations and surveys /

From Fort Smith to the Rio Grande : from explorations and surveys /

Scale 1:950,400. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 1. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations and surveys /

From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations and surve...

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 32nd parallel of north latitude. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississip... more

Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys /

Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys /

Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 3. "Drawn by John Lambert, topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, Explorations ... more

Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington.

Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington.

In left lower margin: Taken from a map issued by the War Department in 1865. In left upper margin: Appendix A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

War department, Washington. April 20, 1865. $100,000 reward! The murder of our late beloved president, Abraham Lincoln, is still at large

War department, Washington. April 20, 1865. $100,000 reward! The murde...

Broadside advertising reward for capture of Lincoln assassination conspirators, illustrated with photographic prints of John H. Surratt, John Wilkes Booth, and David E. Herold.; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Ass... more

U.S. Reports: De Groot v. United States, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 419 (1867)

U.S. Reports: De Groot v. United States, 72 U.S. (5 Wall.) 419 (1867)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 72; Wallace Volume 5; December Term, 1866; De Groot v. United States

U.S. Reports: Ex parte De Groot, 73 U.S. (6 Wall.) 497 (1868)

U.S. Reports: Ex parte De Groot, 73 U.S. (6 Wall.) 497 (1868)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 73; Wallace Volume 6; December Term, 1867; Ex parte De Groot

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; originally prepared to accompany the reports of the explorations for a Pacific railroad route

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River t...

Scale 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in pencil. Shows military departments, posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Includes list of "Authori... more

U.S. Reports: United States v. Speed, 75 U.S. (8 Wall.) 77 (1868)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Speed, 75 U.S. (8 Wall.) 77 (1868)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 75; Wallace Volume 8; December Term, 1868; United States v. Speed

U.S. Reports: Mason v. United States, 84 U.S. (17 Wall.) 67 (1873)

U.S. Reports: Mason v. United States, 84 U.S. (17 Wall.) 67 (1873)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 84; Wallace Volume 17; December Term, 1872; Mason v. United States

Map of Augusta County, Virginia /

Map of Augusta County, Virginia /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1214 Available also through the Library... more

Illustrative map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, in the vicinity of Groveton, Prince William Co., Va. : of counsel for the government, chiefly from the survey made under the authority of the Hon. G. W. McCrary, Secretary of War.

Illustrative map of battle-grounds of August 28th, 29th & 30th, 1862, ...

Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Maj. Gardner's map, adopted by Gen. Logan & by Gen. Cox. Relief shown by contours and hachures. "No. 1." "W. Boell, photo-lih. [sic] Phila." LC Civil War m... more

U.S. Reports: Ide v. United States, 150 U.S. 517 (1893)

U.S. Reports: Ide v. United States, 150 U.S. 517 (1893)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 150; October Term, 1893; Ide v. United States

U.S. Reports: International Contracting Co. v. Lamont, 155 U.S. 303 (1894)

U.S. Reports: International Contracting Co. v. Lamont, 155 U.S. 303 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 155; October Term, 1894; United States ex rel. The International Contracting Company v. Lamont

Central area map of the city of Rio de Janeiro /

Central area map of the city of Rio de Janeiro /

Relief is shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Two sheets joined to form 1, mounted on cloth. "Map no. 5 to accompany a survey of the Rio de Janeiro region of Brazil approved June 1, 1... more

[50ʺ military globe gores]

[50ʺ military globe gores]

CIF17938 U.S. Copyright Office Scale 1:10,000,000. Relief shown by gradient tints. "Copyright by Weber Costello Co. except as to modifications made and materials added by the Government of the United States." A... more

[View from above of soldiers marching, carrying rifles with bayonets fixed, with stripes portion of American flag above them]

[View from above of soldiers marching, carrying rifles with bayonets f...

Title devised by Library staff. Copy photograph from filmstrip no. 30-1. No. 63.

Battles and campaigns : World War II, European and African theater /

Battles and campaigns : World War II, European and African theater /

Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "Source: War Department, Battles & campaigns-World War II, 7 December 1941 to 23 June 1945." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga., by the U.S. forces under command of Maj. Gen. W.T. Sherman, from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th 1864, to the commencement of the movement upon the enemy's lines of communication south of Atlanta, August 26, 1864 /

Map illustrating the siege of Atlanta, Ga., by the U.S. forces under c...

Partial cadastral map showing selected buildings and householders' names beyond city limits. Covers area extending from Mt. Gilead Church in west to Decatur in east and from Buckhead in north to East Point in s... more