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Masonic Hall, Philadelphia

Masonic Hall, Philadelphia

Print showing street view of Masonic Hall in Philadelphia. 617 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. To James Milnor Esqr. R.W.G.M. and Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania this plate is inscribed by their brother W. ... more

O.H. Perry Esqr. hero of the Lake designd & acquatinted by W. Strickland

O.H. Perry Esqr. hero of the Lake designd & acquatinted by W. Strickla...

Print showing Oliver H. Perry, bust portrait, left profile, wearing military uniform. Title from item. Caption in ribbon below laurel branches: "We have met the enemy - and they are ours."

Commodore McDonnaugh heroe of Lake Champlain designd & acquatinted by W. Strickland

Commodore McDonnaugh heroe of Lake Champlain designd & acquatinted by ...

Print showing Commodore Thomas Macdonough, bust portrait, left profile, wearing military uniform. Title from item. No. 82. "This is a second state; the engraver has been erased." Similar to Stauffer 3051 attrib... more

Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the river at Newark / Strickland sc.

Fort Niagara taken from the British side of the river at Newark / Stri...

Print shows Fort Niagara on a peninsula at the mouth of the Niagara River in Lake Ontario. Title from item. Published in Port Folio Magazine October 1814, p. 297. Stamped on lower right on mount: Map Division O... more

General Jackson, hero of New Orleans aquatinted by W. Strickland

General Jackson, hero of New Orleans aquatinted by W. Strickland

Print shows Andrew Jackson, half-length portrait, facing left, wearing military uniform and hat, with clouds, cannons and ribbon that states "Defeated 8000 British at New Orleans 1815". Title from item. Stauffe... more

Battle of Niagara

Battle of Niagara

Print shows an American infantry charge against British guns during the battle of Lundy's Lane on Lake Niagara, Ontario, July 25th, 1814. This print is shortened on the right side, eliminating half of the fence... more

View of the water gap and Columbia Glass works - River Delaware T. Birch pinx. ; Strickland sc

View of the water gap and Columbia Glass works - River Delaware T. Bir...

Print shows, in the foreground, men in a boat on the Delaware River, with views of the water gap in the distance and of the Columbia Glass works across the river. Title from item.

[Rear and side view of George Stephenson's steam locomotive and railroad cars of the Stockton and Darlington Railway]

[Rear and side view of George Stephenson's steam locomotive and railro...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Reports on canals, railways, roads, and other subjects, made to "The Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Internal Improvement" / By William Strickland ... while ... more

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickland & B. H. Latrobe, Esqrs., civ. engineers. Showing also the present route by steamboat & the N. Castle R. Road, & that proposed to be constructed by way of Oxford & Port-Deposit.

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickl...

Map of an area between Philadelphia and Baltimore showing drainage, cities and towns, post roads, and boundaries. Chartered in Maryland in May, 1852. [From published bibliography]. Oriented with north toward th... more

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickland & B. H. Latrobe, Esqrs., civ. engineers. Showing also the present route by steamboat & the N. Castle R. Road, & that proposed to be constructed by way of Oxford & Port-Deposit.

Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickl...

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes "Distance" table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 490/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2

[Providence Athenaeum, Providence, Rhode Island]
Letter from Aaron Copland to William Strickland, June 11, 1943.
Letter from Aaron Copland to William Strickland, May 20, 1951.
Letter from Aaron Copland to William Strickland, March 25, 1954.
Musical Fund Hall, 808 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Musical Fund Hall, 808 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Count...

Significance: Oldest surviving music hall in the United States, noted for its acoustics. The building was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1974. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this struc... more

Letter from Aaron Copland to William Strickland, January 10, 1943.
Letter from Aaron Copland to William Strickland, undated.
Providence Athenaeum, 251 Benefit Street, Providence, Providence County, RI

Providence Athenaeum, 251 Benefit Street, Providence, Providence Count...

Significance: This building, which has housed the Providence Athenaeum since its completion in 1838, was designed by William Strickland. Agnes Addison Gilchrist, "William Strickland, Architect and Engineer, 17... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William Strickland, September 1796, "A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William St...

"A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania / T. Birch, pinx ; Strickland, sc.
Battle of Niagara from a sketch by Major Riddle / Strickland sc.

Battle of Niagara from a sketch by Major Riddle / Strickland sc.

Print shows an American infantry charge against British guns during the battle of Lundy's Lane on Lake Niagara, Ontario, July 25th, 1814. Title from item. Published in Port Folio magazine September, 1815, frontispiece.

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William Strickland, September 1796, "A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William St...

"A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William Strickland, September 1796, "A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William St...

"A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William Strickland, September 1796, "A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: William St...

"A New Method of Raising Wheat for a Series of Years on the Same Land" (Printed)

Great Western Railway from London to Bristol (William Strickland Sketchbook, 1838) TEVA

Great Western Railway from London to Bristol (William Strickland Sketc...

Collection of natural science, astronomy and ancient technology images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

St. Peters, Rome

St. Peters, Rome

Collection of architecture images from various sources selected by BibliOdyssey.

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 ...

Print shows a view from southeast of fire-damaged U.S. Capitol building, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn on... more

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 ...

Print shows a view from southeast of fire-damaged U.S. Capitol building, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn on... more

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Capitol after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 ...

Print shows a view from southeast of fire-damaged U.S. Capitol building, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn on... more

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the con...

Print shows a view from northeast of the fire-damaged White House, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn only pub... more

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the con...

Print shows a view from northeast of the fire-damaged White House, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn only pub... more

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the conflagration of the 24th August 1814 / G. Munger del. ; W. Strickland sculp.

A view of the Presidents house in the city of Washington after the con...

Print shows a view from northeast of the fire-damaged White House, a result of the War of 1812. On August 24, 1814, British general Robert Ross led his troops into Washington with strict orders to burn only pub... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Surgeon's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadel...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Surgeon's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome ... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

U. S. Naval Asylum, Governor's Residence, Gray's Ferry Avenue, Philade...

For basic historical information for this structure, see report, Addendum to U. S. Naval Asylum, Biddle Hall, HABS PA-1622-A. Significance: The Governor's Residence is a fine Greek Revival structure of handsome... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal Church, Third & Pine Streets, Philade...

Significance: St. Peter's Church was built between 1758-1761 as a Chapel of Christ church and maintained until 1832 when a separation from the parent body was effected. Survey number: HABS PA-1118 Building/st... more