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Unknown Solider, Washington, D.C.

Unknown Solider, Washington, D.C.

The Unknown Soldier being taken to Arlington National Cemetery Public domain photograph of funeral procession, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Theodor de Bry - [The dances at their great feasts]

Theodor de Bry - [The dances at their great feasts]

Native men and women dancing around a circle defined by posts with carved faces, three Native women stand together in the center of circle. Illus. in: Admiranda narratio, fida tamen, de commodis et incolarvm ri... More

Mynheer Van Funk, a Dutch Skipper, Peter Terrible Wingbeard, a Virginia Planter, Hogan-Mogan Long-pipe a Dutch Indian Governor

Mynheer Van Funk, a Dutch Skipper, Peter Terrible Wingbeard, a Virgini...

Public domain scan of 17th-18th century dutch print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Keith Rocco - Jamestown Lifescape - Mid-17th Century

Keith Rocco - Jamestown Lifescape - Mid-17th Century

A scene of a busy street in Jamestown, circa 1650 (Keith Rocco, artist).

Vouet, Virginia - Public domain portrait engraving

Vouet, Virginia - Public domain portrait engraving

Public domain scan of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A new map of Virginia and Maryland - Public domain map

A new map of Virginia and Maryland - Public domain map

Public domain scan of a 17th-18th-century map, vintage, old, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

The West Front of Houghton Hall, Norfolk, Elevation

The West Front of Houghton Hall, Norfolk, Elevation

Isaac Ware (British, before 1704–1766 Hampstead) Public domain photograph of a palace, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Paneling from Marmion, the Fitzhugh Family House, Tidewater, Virginia

Paneling from Marmion, the Fitzhugh Family House, Tidewater, Virginia

Public domain photograph of 3d object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Photo of Seal of the Colony of Virginia - Public domain dedication

Photo of Seal of the Colony of Virginia - Public domain dedication

Public domain photo of a seal, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Potomack / Historic map, Library of Congress

Potomack / Historic map, Library of Congress

Covers the Potomac River (estuary and river), its tributaries, and the Rappahannock River. Also covers "The Northern Neck of Virginia". Title from annotation on verso. Gift; Robert Lee Brown, Woodville, Va.; Oc... More

Virginia Colony to George III of England, April 1, 1772, Petition Against Importation of Slaves from Africa

Virginia Colony to George III of England, April 1, 1772, Petition Agai...

Petition Against Importation of Slaves from Africa

John Randolph of Roanoke - Public domain portrait print

John Randolph of Roanoke - Public domain portrait print

Full-length silhouette portrait shows the Virginia politician John Randolph facing left. He wears a cape and cap. Purchase; 1915; (DLC/PP-1915:44874).

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Trouts Farm, Roanoke, Roanoke County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1800. Related names: Mrs. George Trout. All buildings with molded brick cornices. Built by John Trout. Corresponding reference print in LOT 118... More

The tomb of Washington, Mount Vernon

The tomb of Washington, Mount Vernon

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Gilman, G.F.

Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861. - Public domain map

Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861. - Public domain map

Sketch map of "U.S. Navy Yard" vicinity at Portsmouth (Va.) showing buildings, shipbuilding docks, drydock, buoys, and locations of the scuttled U.S. ships "Pennsylvania", "Columbia", "Raritan", and "Delaware".... More

Thomas Griffin, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile

Thomas Griffin, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile

Title devised by Library staff, other information from Miles. Trimmed to image. Dexter, 479 Published in: Saint-Mémin and the Neoclassical profile portrait in America / Ellen G. Miles. Washington, D.C. : Nation... More

Parlor from the William Moore House

Parlor from the William Moore House

Made in Petersburg, Virginia, United States

Wickham House [no title], Richmond Virginia

Wickham House [no title], Richmond Virginia

Description: The Valentine Museum, Richmond, Virginia, Staircase, Wickham-Valentine House, Robert Mills, Architect, 1812..Manufacturer: Meriden Gravure Company, Meriden, Conn...Date Postmarked: Not postmarked..... More

A bill "To amend the act, entitled, 'An act, to reduce into one act, the several acts and parts of acts for establishing a penitentiary house, and for the punishment of crimes, passed March the sixth, one thousand eight hundred and nineteen." (P

A bill "To amend the act, entitled, 'An act, to reduce into one act, t...

Imprint 2.; On verso: Fed. Court: in the case of 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... More

Arthur S. Brockenbrough to Thomas Jefferson, April 1, 1826, University of Virginia Financial Statement
[R.M.T. Hunter, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left]

[R.M.T. Hunter, half-length portrait, three-quarters to the left]

Whig Congressman from Virginia, 1837-1843, 1845-1847; Senator, 1847-1861. Scratched on back of plate: #144; Sen. Hunter, Virginia. Hallmark: 40M. Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms par... More

Belmead, Plantation Mansion for Philip St. George Cocke, Powhatan Co., Virginia (partial elevations of entrance facade, greenhouse facade and James River facade, shown as continuous)

Belmead, Plantation Mansion for Philip St. George Cocke, Powhatan Co.,...

Public domain scan of an architecture diagram, architectural drawing, building plan, or design, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

[Group portrait of students, probably members of The Ranters, at Bethany College, Virginia]

[Group portrait of students, probably members of The Ranters, at Betha...

Picryl description: Public domain image of composite portrait page, or group portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions

Home of Jefferson, Monticello, Va., Sterescope Card, Boston Public Library

Home of Jefferson, Monticello, Va., Sterescope Card, Boston Public Lib...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a residential building, house, 19th-20th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Honorable M.R.H. Garnett of Virginia, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

Honorable M.R.H. Garnett of Virginia, Glass negative photograph, Ameri...

A black and white photo of a man in a suit. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ahead of all, N.L. Hansen & Co's. Magnolia Tobacco, unsurpassed by any in use. For sale here

Ahead of all, N.L. Hansen & Co's. Magnolia Tobacco, unsurpassed by any...

Print shows an African American man with arms stretched out holding tobacco leaves in each hand. An eagle sits on a banner with the words "N.L. Hansen & Co's" directly above the man. First word in title "Ahead... More

portrait from "Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia"

portrait from "Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia"

This image has been taken from scan 000370 from volume 01 of "Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the ... More

Washington and Lafayette at Mount Vernon, 1784 (The Home of Washington after the War)

Washington and Lafayette at Mount Vernon, 1784 (The Home of Washington...

Public domain reproduction of artwork, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

[Albert G. Jenkins, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Albert G. Jenkins, Representative from Virginia, Thirty-fifth Congres...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 136. Each item includes subject's orig... More

Stephen Putney House [no title], Richmond Virginia

Stephen Putney House [no title], Richmond Virginia

Description: Stephen Putney House, Built 1859, Corner of Eleventh and Marshall Streets, Richmond, Virginia...Manufacturer: Meriden Gravure Company, Meriden, Conn...Date Postmarked: Not postmarked...Rights: This... More

Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virginia, as it was & as it is. Laid down from old maps made by G. Washington and from actual surveys /

Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virgini...

Insets: drawings of mansion house and of Washington's tomb ; "Plan of the grounds around Mt. Vernon Mansion with the names of the buildings as used in G. Washington's time." Available also through the Library o... More

St. Mary's Church and Trailer Chapel Headquarters, 316 East Marshall St.

St. Mary's Church and Trailer Chapel Headquarters, 316 East Marshall S...

Description: St. Mary's Church built in 1851 was in charge of the Jesuits until 1860. The Benedictine Fathers labored here from 1860 until 1937 when the Church and rectory became the Headquarters of the Dioces... More

Facade of a building; little boy with two men in top hats

Facade of a building; little boy with two men in top hats

Title devised. Inscribed backwards below image: Charleston. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.92) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Henry and Nettie Mullins Reed, in the living room of their home in Glen Lyn, Virginia, date unknown.

Henry and Nettie Mullins Reed, in the living room of their home in Gle...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Charles W. Alcott, successor to George Kuhn, dealer in all kins of kindling wood, cor. Ave. B & E 18th St. New York C.M. Smith

Charles W. Alcott, successor to George Kuhn, dealer in all kins of kin...

Print shows a broadside announcement that Charles W. Alcott has taken over the "Wood Yard" formerly run by George Kuhn. At center is a large warehouse with four vignettes showing the kinds of activities involve... More

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Rebel works on the heights of Centerville [sic]

Signed lower right: Alf. R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-2. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.767) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Map of Nelson and Amherst counties, Va.] /

[Map of Nelson and Amherst counties, Va.] /

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, on a 3/4-inch grid, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth... More

[Sergeant William T. Belew of Company H, 57th Virginia Infantry Regiment]

[Sergeant William T. Belew of Company H, 57th Virginia Infantry Regime...

Photo shows identified soldier in Confederate uniform. Case: Leather, vase surrounded by scrolls. Includes scrap of paper with identification: William T. Belew, brother of J. R. Belew. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2... More

Quartermaster and Ambulance Camp, 6th Corps, Brandy Station, Virginia

Quartermaster and Ambulance Camp, 6th Corps, Brandy Station, Virginia

The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, which creates a glossy surface t... More

Officers of 8th New York State Militia, Arlington, Virginia, June, 1861

Officers of 8th New York State Militia, Arlington, Virginia, June, 186...

No. 4104. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Slave Pen, Alexandria, Virginia - 19th century Virginia.

Slave Pen, Alexandria, Virginia - 19th century Virginia.

Interior. Address: 1315 Duke St., Alexandria, Virginia. Full stereo, The War for the Union. Photographic History (No. 2298). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: V... More

Camp of 34th Massachusetts Infantry near Fort Lyon, Virginia

Camp of 34th Massachusetts Infantry near Fort Lyon, Virginia

Formerly attributed to Mathew B. Brady (American, born Ireland, 1823?–1896 New York)

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"

View from the breastworks of Fort Sedgwick, called by the rebel soldie...

Stereograph showing long wooden spikes, chevaux-de-frise, extending from the fortifications of Fort Sedgwick, Petersburg, Virginia.

Camps of U.S. troops around Washington City, from S. to W. / Lith. by E. Sachse & Co., Balto. Md.

Camps of U.S. troops around Washington City, from S. to W. / Lith. by ...

Public domain photograph - United States during American Civil War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

'White House of the Confederacy' (Twelfth and Clay Streets), Richmond, Va.

'White House of the Confederacy' (Twelfth and Clay Streets), Richmond,...

Description: Formerly a private residence, it was purchased in 1862 by the City of Richmond for the use of the Confederate Government and was occupied during the war by President Davis and his family. It is no... More

J. J. Moore / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 706 Arch St., Philada[delphia].

J. J. Moore / F. Gutekunst, photographer, 704 & 706 Arch St., Philada[...

Photograph shows portrait of James J. Moore, engineer and superintendent of military railroads in Virginia. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1... More

Drawing Room, White House of the Confederacy [no title]

Drawing Room, White House of the Confederacy [no title]

Description: Drawing Room, White House of the Confederacy, 1861-1865, Confederate Museum, Richmond, Va...Manufacturer: Cussons, May & Co., Richmond, Va...Date Postmarked: Not postmarked...Rights: This item is i... More

Private Nathaniel Shoup of Co. C, 84th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment in uniform

Private Nathaniel Shoup of Co. C, 84th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment ...

Photo shows identified soldier. Before the Liljenquist Family donated the ambrotype photo of Nathaniel Shoup to the Library of Congress, Christian Liljenquist took the photo to Shoup's grave site at the Alexan... More

Shore near Matwomon[sic] [and] Hookers men make beautiful groups, preparing to embark, Budd's Ferry

Shore near Matwomon[sic] [and] Hookers men make beautiful groups, prep...

Two landscape sketches. Title inscribed below images. Formerly Waud no. B-143. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.907) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Fort Lyon, Arlington Line, Virginia

Fort Lyon, Arlington Line, Virginia

Historic sketch of Fort Lyon, including internal structures (bombproof, magazines, and gun platforms), and outer defense (abatis). General John G. Barnard described Fort Lyon as such: "This work forms the extr... More

Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements.

Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Vir...

Scale ca 1:1,520,640. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6.6 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.H. Colton." Printed by Lang & Laing, N.Y. Insets: Southern part of Florida. 27 x 20 cm.-Colton'... More

The Rebel General Joseph E. Johnston The ascent of Gauley Mountain, in western Virginia, by the Twelfth Ohio Regiment / / M. Nevin.

The Rebel General Joseph E. Johnston The ascent of Gauley Mountain, in...

Two illustrations: head-and-shoulders portrait of Rebel Gen. Joseph E. Johnston, facing slightly left; and Twelfth Ohio Regiment climbing mountain. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 249 (1861 Oct. 5), p. 636.

Hotel at Camp Griffin, near Chain Bridge

Hotel at Camp Griffin, near Chain Bridge

Photograph shows Union soldiers and civilians in front of hotel at Camp Griffin, Virginia, with horse and buggy.

Confederate Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, Richmond, Va.

Confederate Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, Richmond, Va.

Description: Confederate Soldiers and Sailors' Monument, Richmond, Va. It was unveiled May 30, 1894, at a reunion of Confederate Veterans. This imposing monument is situated in Libby Hill Park, and is one of th... More

The tragedy of the crater, Confederate States of America

The tragedy of the crater, Confederate States of America

500 ft. tunnel dug by coal miners of the 48th Penna Regt. under the Confederate lines at Petersburg, VA, June 1864

Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Sewell's Point near Norfolk, Va. from Fort Calhoun (unfinished) on the rip-raps in front of Fortress Monroe

Practicing with the celebrated Sawyer gun on the rebel batteries at Se...

Picryl description: Public domain historical book on American Civil War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Block house no. 3 near Fort Corcoran, Arlington Heights, Va.

Block house no. 3 near Fort Corcoran, Arlington Heights, Va.

Picryl description: Public domain historical book on American Civil War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[Capt. R. Pegram, Virginia Battery, C.S.A., head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Capt. R. Pegram, Virginia Battery, C.S.A., head-and-shoulders portrai...

Ordway Collection. Public domain photograph of a military, American Civil War, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Private Peter S. Arthur of Company B, 11th Virginia Infantry Regiment, in uniform with secession badge and Virginia state seal breastplate]

[Private Peter S. Arthur of Company B, 11th Virginia Infantry Regiment...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Case: Berg, no. 1-93. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). Forms pa... More

Virginia. Winter quarters of Capt. Bissel, Army of the Potomac

Virginia. Winter quarters of Capt. Bissel, Army of the Potomac

Public domain photograph of American Civil War era building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Army of the James, pontoon bridges across James River at Deep Bottom and Varina

Army of the James, pontoon bridges across James River at Deep Bottom a...

No. B979. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fort Brady, James River, showing part of battery

Fort Brady, James River, showing part of battery

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo, American history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Monitor "Onondaga", James River, Virginia during American Civil War

Monitor "Onondaga", James River, Virginia during American Civil War

No. B1016. Mounted with five other photographs. Similar to: LC-B811-2543. See also LOT 11486-F, no. 7. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Officers on deck of the monitor Saugus, James River, Virginia

Officers on deck of the monitor Saugus, James River, Virginia

No. B438. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Officers on deck of monitor Mahopac, James River, Virginia

Officers on deck of monitor Mahopac, James River, Virginia

No. B403. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VI, p. 145". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Wilcox Landing, James River, Virginia during American Civil War

Wilcox Landing, James River, Virginia during American Civil War

No. B177. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

U.S.S. Mendota, James River, Virginia during American Civil War

U.S.S. Mendota, James River, Virginia during American Civil War

No. B203. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. Public domain image of an American navy warship, 19th-century ship, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Tredegar Iron Works, Richmond, Virginia

The Tredegar Iron Works, Richmond, Virginia

Photograph shows ruins of Tredegar Iron Works with footbridge to Neilson's Island in the distance. No. B748. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Virginia

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Virginia

No. B405. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Ruins of r.r. bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Virginia

Ruins of r.r. bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Virginia

Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, w... More

Fort Burnham (previously Confederate Fort Harrison)

Fort Burnham (previously Confederate Fort Harrison)

No. B171. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Fort Mahone (Confederate), Confederate States of America.

Fort Mahone (Confederate), Confederate States of America.

No. 712. Mounted with five other photographs under the general title: Views on the Petersburg Lines. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

[Bolling house originally named "Mitchell's" (later "Bull Hill"), possibly located in Hopewell, Virginia]

[Bolling house originally named "Mitchell's" (later "Bull Hill"), poss...

Photograph shows men and tents on the lawn of Bolling house. Title devised by library staff. Caption continues: It stood in the present day "Mansion Hills" subdivision of Hopewell, Virginia on the south bank of... More

Fortifications on the Petersburg lines during American Civil War

Fortifications on the Petersburg lines during American Civil War

No. B179. On verso: Miller, vol. 5, page 173. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

Outskirts of Alexandria, Virginia - A black and white photo of a train on a track

Outskirts of Alexandria, Virginia - A black and white photo of a train...

No. B1216. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites ... More

Convalescent camp near Alexandria, Virginia during American Civil War

Convalescent camp near Alexandria, Virginia during American Civil War

No. B435. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Battery Rodgers, Potomac River, near Alexandria

Battery Rodgers, Potomac River, near Alexandria

No. 143. Hand written on verso: Miller, vol. V, p. 87. Hand written on verso: also BH825-16. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Virginia

White House Landing, Pamunkey River, Virginia

No. B412. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

House at foot of Marye's Heights where General Cobb, C.S.A. was killed, December 13, 1862

House at foot of Marye's Heights where General Cobb, C.S.A. was killed...

Public domain scan of American Civil War photograph, Confederates, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Virginia, used as a hospital for Federal wounded

Warehouse at Fredericksburg, Virginia, used as a hospital for Federal ...

Original negative in National Archives Record Group 111: Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer, 1860-1985, Series: Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, 1921-1940, Ite... More

Battlefield of Bull Run, Lewis' house

Battlefield of Bull Run, Lewis' house

No. B220. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Virginia

Ruins of railroad bridge at Blackburn's Ford, Bull Run, Virginia

Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, w... More

Martinsburg [and vicinity]. - U.S. National Archives Public Domain photograph

Martinsburg [and vicinity]. - U.S. National Archives Public Domain pho...

Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay Public domain scan of a plan of settlement buildings, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D.C.

Map of 1st and 2nd Bull Run battles. Official map from the Topographic...

In this detail of a printed map, Sneden has juxtaposed troop locations during First Bull Run (21 July 1861) and Second Bull Run (29-30 August 1862). He has also noted the location where Union General Philip Kea... More

Battle of Beaverdam Creek Va., Chickahominy River, June 27th 1862

Battle of Beaverdam Creek Va., Chickahominy River, June 27th 1862

While dated June 27th, this map depicts an engagement that took place the day previously, on the second day of the Seven Days' Battles. It shows the area of Hanover County that includes Mechanicsville, with th... More

The Army of the Potomac - at and on the way to Fredericksburg

The Army of the Potomac - at and on the way to Fredericksburg

Composite of scenes showing Warrenton Junction, Va.; Calett Station, Va.; and railroad bridge over Cedar Run. Reference copy in LOT 4420T. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 Dec. 13, p. 792.

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Panoramic view from center of battlefield of Cedar Mountain

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Panoramic view from center of battlefield of...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Panoramic View from centre of battle field of Cedar Mountain. Union camps in the foreground, mountain in the distance. Aug. 1862. Corresponding ... More

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with General McClellan's No. 1 mortar battery in the distance

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with General McClellan's No. 1...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate Battery, Yorktown, with McClellan's No. 1 Battery in the Distance. June 1862. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library... More

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

The old Harrison mansion--Harrison's landing James River

Group of soldiers relaxing around a house with signal towers mounted over chimneys. Title inscribed below image. Possibly by William Waud. Inscribed below title: The birth place of Wm. Henry Harrison now used a... More

Review, 2nd Corps, Falmouth - Public domain scan / drawing

Review, 2nd Corps, Falmouth - Public domain scan / drawing

Title inscribed lower right. Formerly Waud no. C-133 Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.1060). Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Photographers on the Potomac. Camp Griffin, Virginia

Photographers on the Potomac. Camp Griffin, Virginia

Photograph shows reproduction of drawing, probably by Larkin Goldsmith Mead, of photographers seated at a table in a room with equipment at Camp Griffin, Langley, Virginia. Drawing probably made by Larkin Golds... More

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Parson Slaughter's house on Slaughter's (or Cedar) Mountain. Site of a Confederate battery

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Parson Slaughter's house on Slaughter's (or ...

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Major General George B. McClellan and staff

Major General George B. McClellan and staff

Portrait shows from left: Lieut. Williams, A.D.C., Surg. Walters, Brig. Gen. G. W. Morell, Lt. Col. A. V. Colburn, A.D.C., Maj. Gen. G. B. McClellan, Lt. Col. N. B. Switzer, Prince de Joinville, Comte de Paris ... More

[Brothers Private Thomas D. Hilliard and Corporal John Hilliard of Co. C, 12th North Carolina Infantry Regiment, in uniform with Bowie knives]

[Brothers Private Thomas D. Hilliard and Corporal John Hilliard of Co....

Photograph shows identified soldiers. Thomas was killed on May 19, 1864 at Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia. Case: Leather; floral design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP-2014:202) Purchased from: John... More

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: pieces of rail and wood chained around a tree]

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: pieces of rail and...

No. 55 (handwritten) and 2556 (stamped) on mount. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States Military Railway Department (Librar... More

City Point, Virginia (vicinity). View on James river below City Point

City Point, Virginia (vicinity). View on James river below City Point

Public domain historical photo, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity)]. Fortifications - 19th century Virginia.

[Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity)]. Fortifications - 19th century Virgi...

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Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Northeast view of Federal Battery No. 1 at Farenhold house, York River. Mounting one 200 pdr. And five 100 pdr. Rifled guns

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Northeast view of Federal Battery No. 1...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo, American history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Field and staff officer's quarters. Camp of 50th New York Engineers

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Field and staff officer's quarters. C...

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Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars, each weighing 20,000 pounds

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars...

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