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[Hero's miraculous altar]

[Hero's miraculous altar]

Illustration shows the details of a steam-driven mechanical apparatus for opening doors. Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Gli artificiosi e cvriosi moti spiritali di Herone / Giambattista Aleotti. Bol... more

The water works, Centre Square, Philadelphia

The water works, Centre Square, Philadelphia

Print shows an exterior view of the front entrance and the side facade of the pump house at Centre Square for the Philadelphia waterworks. Title from item. Possible restrike of plate by George E. Blake.

Fairmount waterworks. From the forebay from nature & on stone G. Lehman ; Lehman & Duval Lithy

Fairmount waterworks. From the forebay from nature & on stone G. Lehma...

Print shows a view of the Fairmount Water Works with many pedestrians on the promenade on the right and the gazebo on the upper left at the top of a stairway. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:068). Forms part of: ... more

Waterworks in Haslan (from Sketchbook)

Waterworks in Haslan (from Sketchbook)

John William Casilear (American, New York 1811–1893 Saratoga Springs, New York)

Fairmount waterworks lith. of D.W. Kellogg & Co., Hartford, Ct

Fairmount waterworks lith. of D.W. Kellogg & Co., Hartford, Ct

Print shows a view of the Fairmount Water Works, with pedestrians on the promenade on the right and a gazebo perched on a hill on the left. Title from item. (DLC/PP-2001:029). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson co... more

Schuylkill water works (Philadelphia) W.H. Bartlett ; Dick, sc

Schuylkill water works (Philadelphia) W.H. Bartlett ; Dick, sc

Print shows a view of the waterworks on the Schuylkill River with the Wernwag River on the right and a canal lock with a boat in the lower right corner. Title from item. The Library has two impressions; 2nd imp... more

View at New Bedford Water Works Ponds

View at New Bedford Water Works Ponds

Photograph with sepia tones shows dirt road bordered by trees and shrubs and split-rail fence. Road continues over a causeway with water on either side. In left background are a large house in barn. Courtesy of... more

[Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River, Philadelphia, Pennsylv...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress)

Bird's-eye view of the Fairmount Water Works from above the Schuylkill River, with a stern wheeler at lower right and a suspension bridge on right, in the distance, and Philadelphia in the background

Bird's-eye view of the Fairmount Water Works from above the Schuylkill...

Title devised by Library staff. Lower left stained with spots of brown wash or watercolor. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress. Forms part of: Documentary dra... more

Fairmount

Fairmount

Print shows activities along the Schuylkill River with the Fairmount Water Works in the background on the left and a distant view, on the right, of a suspension bridge spanning the Schuylkill River in Philadelp... more

Washn. Aqueduct

Washn. Aqueduct

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 135. Title devised by Library staff. Notation: Gate no(?) distributn. reservoir. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

The water works at Fair Mount / eng. and coloured by R.H. Filbert.

The water works at Fair Mount / eng. and coloured by R.H. Filbert.

Print shows a distant view of the Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title from item. Publication date based on copyright statement on item. Print was splattered with m... more

New mill house at Fairmount. H.P.M. Birkinbine, Chief engineer. 1861 lith. P.S. Duval & Son, Phila

New mill house at Fairmount. H.P.M. Birkinbine, Chief engineer. 1861 l...

Print shows the new mill house at the Fairmount Water Works on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; also shows the old mill house on the right. Title from item. Printed at top right: PL. 1. Stamp... more

Entrance to Washington Water Works, Great Falls, Potomac River

Entrance to Washington Water Works, Great Falls, Potomac River

Photograph shows two men standing in a small flat boat near the spillway.

Chattanooga water works

Chattanooga water works

Photograph shows U.S. Army water works at Cameron Hill, Chattanooga, Tennessee Title from item. Purchase; Andrew Smith Gallery, Inc.; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:117). Vender : Andrew Smith Gallery, Inc.

Sewer tunnel Dorchester Bay drainage system

Sewer tunnel Dorchester Bay drainage system

Boston drainage system Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Pumping station water works

Pumping station water works

Q. W. W. Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Sewer tunnel, Dorchester Bay drainage system

Sewer tunnel, Dorchester Bay drainage system

Boston drainage system Courtesy of Thomas Crane Public Library

Water Works Park

Water Works Park

Title from jacket. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Water Works Park, Detroit, lake with fountain

Water Works Park, Detroit, lake with fountain

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 07321. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The main trouble

The main trouble

Title on verso. Includes cutout prints of three heads. No accession number. This catalog record contains preliminary or unverified data from a project done in BRS software, ca. 1985. mm / 860221.

Water Works Park

Water Works Park

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Corresponding glass transparencies (LC-D4-3753 A and LC-D4-3753 B) are available respectively on videodisc frames 1A-28807 and 1A-28808. Transparencies are Detroit Pub... more

Water Works Park, Detroit

Water Works Park, Detroit

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue F (1899). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 07322. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

These men were photographed in 1886 when the then new Worthington engine at the Purchase Street pumping station was tested

These men were photographed in 1886 when the then new Worthington engi...

New Bedford, Massachusetts, photograph taken in 1886 when a new Worthington engine was tested at the Purchase Street water Pumping Station. In the front row, sitting on the steps, left to right are: William Rot... more