Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    A guide to the Franciscan monastery, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 147, [1] p. incl. front., illus., ports., maps, plan, facsim. 17 cm. | Views of the Franciscan Monastery in Washington, D.C., including consecration ceremonies, general exterior and interior views, and architectural details. Also includes pictures of Roman catacombs, grotto at Lourdes, and other well-known places of pilgrimage.
    • Contributor: Washington, D.C. Mt. St. Sepulchre (Franciscan Monastery)
    • Date: 1929
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Morris' war photographs, 1 p.l., 249 mounted phot. on 43 l. 19 x 30 cm.
    • Contributor: Morris, Vergil J.
    • Date: 1919
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Dresden : eine Kamera klagt an /
    Kamera klagt an
    [92] p. : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm. | Includes views of buildings wrecked by Allied bombings during the Second World War with devastated industrial plants; damaged sculpture and artwork and views of corpses. Includes some pictorial night views. Also includes views of reconstruction.
    • Contributor: Peter, Richard
    • Date: 1950
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Druga proleterska brigada. [41] l., chiefly mounted photos. 29 x 39 cm. | Yugoslav Partisan Army activities, 1941-45.
    • Contributor: Yugoslavia. Armija. 2. Proleterska Brigada - Popović, Jevrem
    • Date: 1967
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Adolf Hitler : Bilder aus dem Leben des Führers / 132, [3] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
    • Contributor: Cigaretten-Bilderdienst, G.M.H. - John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1936
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Hitler, Mussolini : der Staatsbesuch des Führers in Italien /
    Staatsbesuch des Führers in Italien
    48 leaves, 100 leaves of plates : chiefly ill. (ports ; 24 mounted) ; 30 cm. | Stereoscopic photographs of Adolf Hitler's 1938 state visit to Italy.
    • Contributor: Hansen, Henrich - Hoffmann, Heinrich
    • Date: 1938
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom
    Kun Collection
    4 albums (6 volumes) : albumen prints and watercolors ; 45 x 60 cm.
    • Contributor: Kaufman, Konstantin Petrovich Fon - Kun, A. L. - Bogaevskīĭ, N. V. - Turkestanskoe General-Gubernatorstvo (Russia). General-Gubernator
    • Date: 1872
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Mekka / 2 v. : 2 fold. plans. ; 25 cm. and atlas of 40 pl., part col. ; 38 cm.
    • Contributor: Snouck Hurgronje, C. (Christiaan) - Koninklijk Instituut Voor De Taal-, Land- En Volkenkunde Van Nederlandsch-Indi - Snouck Hurgronje, C.
    • Date: 1888
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Harper's pictorial history of the Great Rebellion / 2 v. : ill., facsim., maps (part fold.) ; 42 x 30 cm.
    • Contributor: Guernsey, Alfred H. (Alfred Hudson) - Alden, Henry Mills - Guernsey, Alfred H.
    • Date: 1866
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Album pintoresco de la isla de Cuba [1], 27, [2] leaves (folded) : all col. ill., 2 maps ; 25 x 36 cm. | Color plates (chromolithographs) show Havana and other areas of Cuba, including general city views, historic sites, street scenes, and rural settings.
    • Contributor: May Y Ca. - Storch & Kramer - Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gibbs City, Michigan. April 1937 7 photographic prints. | Photographs show a sawmill town in the upper peninsula. Sawing ties, loading on railroad car. "Single shackers" and farms in cut-over vicinity. Shacks, cabins. Farm families.
    • Contributor: Lee, Russell - United States. Farm Security Administration
    • Date: 1937
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Washington, D.C. 1939. Street scenes, interiors and exteriors of government buildings ca. 10 photographic prints. | Photographs show Washington, D.C. Street scenes, interiors and exteriors of government buildings. Glen Echo amusement park.
    • Contributor: Myers, David (David Moffat) - United States. Farm Security Administration - Myers, David
    • Date: 1939
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Washington, D.C. May 1944. Delegates (with names) to a conference of the International Labor Office arriving at the White House 9 photographic prints. | Photographs show Washington, D.C., delegates (identified), to a conference of the International Labor Office arriving at the White House.
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Strategic Services - United States. Office of War Information
    • Date: 1944
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Worthington, Ohio. August 1938 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 6 photographic prints. | Photographs show small town. Getting model T Ford started. Bank building. Beauty shop window. Residents lounging around store fronts.
    • Contributor: Shahn, Ben - United States. Farm Security Administration
    • Date: 1938
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Kern County, California. May, 1942. Tungsten Chief Mine and Mill, owned and operated by the McKee brothers 13 photographic prints. | Photographs show Tungsten Chief Mine and Mill, owned and operated by the McKee brothers. View of surrounding country, exteriors. Mine shafts and diggings. Compressor house. Opening up a new vein. Drilling, crushing. Concentrating and roasting in the mill. Detail of tools. Portraits.
    • Contributor: Lee, Russell - United States. Office of Coordinator of Information. Foreign Information Service
    • Date: 1942
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Die Olympischen Spiele 1936 in Berlin und Garmisch-Partenkirchen /
    Olympia 1936
    2 v. : ill., plates, maps (1 fold.) diagrs. ; 32 cm.
    • Contributor: Cigaretten-Bilderdienst, G.M.H. - Richter, Walter
    • Date: 1936
  • Collection
    Proofs of lantern slides for use with motion pictures 10 photographic prints ; 3 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. | Photographs show adjusting film, Show will continue in a few minutes, Call again, always something new, Good night, Pictures changed, and others. 1907?
    • Date: 1907
  • Collection
    Arctic ships, ca. 300 B.C. to date 17 photos; 8 x 10 in. | Greek BIRME, John Davis' SUNSHINE, William Barent's MERCURY, Hansen's FRAM, Peary's ROOSEVELT, the Russian YERMAC, and others.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Fort Belvoir, Virginia, September, 1942. The induction and training in the U.S. Army of George Camblair of Washington, D.C. ca. 160 photographic prints. | Photographs show Fort Belvoir, Virginia. The induction and training in the U.S. Army of George Camblair of Washington, D.C. Physical exam and other routines. Issuing of equipment, training, and drilling. Driving a tank, working on KP duty. Recreation, playing piano, on furlough with his family and his girlfriend.
    • Contributor: Delano, Jack - United States. Office of War Information
    • Date: 1942
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Beaverhead County, Montana. 1942. Haying and cattle breeding 45 photographic prints. | Photographs show haying and cattle breeding. Big Hole River and Basin, Grasshopper Valley, Jackson and Wisdom, Montana. Beef cattle, sheep lambing, horses, dogs, mountains, rock formations, clouds, spring thaw. Range, ranch pasture and meadow land. Abandoned and occupied houses, ranch buildings, fences, corrals, cattle guards, tools, and equipment. U.S. Highway 91. Ranches, cowhands, helpers, seasonal workers, cattle buyers.
    • Contributor: Lee, Russell - Vachon, John - United States. Farm Security Administration - United States. Office of War Information
    • Date: 1942
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Washington, D.C. May, 1942. Registration for wartime sugar rationing at a public school Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 8 photographic prints. | Photographs show Washington, D.C. Registration for wartime sugar rationing at a public school. School teachers serving as volunteer registrars securing necessary information and explaining Office of Price Administration (OPA) regulations to black and white citizens making applications. Detail of war ration book, one showing stamps.
    • Contributor: Collins, Marjory - United States. Farm Security Administration
    • Date: 1942
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Ross-Hocking reforestation project, Ohio. April, 1936. Reforestation project of the U.S. Resettlement Administration 12 photographic prints. | Photographs show reforestation project of the U.S. Resettlement Administration, near Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Overall views of property optioned by Resettlement Administration. Clearing land. Cabins, shacks, and portraits of families to be resettled.
    • Contributor: Jung, Theodor - United States. Resettlement Administration
    • Date: 1936
  • Collection
    Civil War anniversary celebration at Philomont, Va., commemorating a battle fought there on Nov. 1, 1862 23 photographic prints ; 8 x 10 in. | Photographs show Civil War anniversary celebration at Philomont, Virginia, commemorating a battle fought there on November 1, 1862. Officers and men of the North South Skirmish Association, ceremonial unveiling of Jeb Stuart Drive and Mosby Avenue, address by Virgil ("Pat") Carrington Jones, parade, etc., 1961. Also includes a view of the general store.
    • Contributor: Lawson, Allen
    • Date: 1961
  • Collection
    From West Point to Appomattox. Military history in pictures of Gen. U. S. Grant, after original paintings by Thure de Thulstrup 1 portfolio (10 color lithographs) | From West Point to Appomattox. Military history in pictures of General U.S. Grant, after original paintings by Thure de Thulstrup.
    • Contributor: Thulstrup, Thure De
    • Date: 1885
  • Collection
    Record copies of a series of paintings commissioned by the Prudential Insurance Co. of America 11 photographic prints ; 8 x 10 in. | Record copies of a series of paintings commissioned by the Prudential Insurance Co. of America.
    • Contributor: Bracker, M. Leone
    • Date: 1923