Turkestanskoe General-Gubernatorstvo (Russia). General-Gubernator - Bogaevskīĭ, N. V. - Kun, A. L. - Kaufman, Konstantin Petrovich Fon
Visual materials from the papers of John D. Whiting
John D. Whiting collection
John D. Whiting, a member of the American Colony in Jerusalem, worked as a tour guide, businessman, writer, and photographer. Photograph albums show people, locations, and events in the Middle East generally from the 1890s to 1954. Two albums document Palestine (present day Israel, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip) and the Sinai during World War I, showing Ottoman/German and British military activities,...
Matson, G. Eric (Gästgifvar Eric) - Matson Photo Service - Whiting, John D. (John David) - American Colony (Jerusalem). Photo Department - Larsson, Lewis
Photo, Print, Drawing
Visual materials from the Clare Boothe Luce papers
The collection includes photographs relating to Luce's varied careers and her personal life. Many document official activities and travels she undertook during her service as U.S. Ambassador to Italy (1953-1956); others document Luce's careers as a photojournalist, congresswoman, actress and playwright; some also show her involvement in Republican party politics. Aspects of Luce's personal life are revealed in images depicting her family; prominent friends...
Luce, Clare Boothe
Visual materials from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People records (Library of Congress)
Visual materials from the NAACP records | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People collection | NAACP collection
Primarily images of national and local NAACP administrative staff and programs. Almost half of the collection consists of portraits of NAACP headquarter staff, state and national conference delegates, branch officers, and members, as well as entertainers, sports figures, government officials, and other professionals. Other photographs document the Association's long-term efforts to promote civil rights legislation through litigation, public protest, and sustained monitoring and reporting...
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Visual materials from the records of the National Woman's Party
Includes primarily portraits of National Woman's Party (NWP) officers, suffragists, politicians and business women; NWP meetings and formal gatherings; women delegates at United Nations sessions on human and civil rights; views of the organization's headquarters at Washington, D.C.; postcards depicting women's suffrage slogans; anti-war posters from the National Council for Prevention of War, the American Friends Service Committee, and the Women's International League.
National Woman's Party
Presidential File filing series (Library of Congress)
15,000 photographs and prints. | Portraits and other pictures relating to the lives, careers, and families of U.S. presidents, including their homes and birthplaces, friends and associates in group portraits, political campaigns, inaugurations, and statues and cartoons. Most of the portraits depict presidents prior to Harry Truman, with extensive documentation for George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
Visual materials from the Frederick Albert Cook papers
ca. 3,200 items ; various sizes. | Primarily snapshots documenting Cook's expeditions to Alaska, Asia, Greenland, and the Polar regions. Also includes portraits of Cook; his family and acquaintances; many ethnographic photographs of Inuit and Ona Indians; views of landscapes; icebergs; seascapes; some wildlife. Also portraits of expedition crew members, including Robert Peary and others.
Cook, Frederick Albert
Photo, Print, Drawing
Visual materials from the O.M. Poe papers
ca. 650 items (chiefly stereographs and photographic prints) ; various sizes. | Includes 400 stereographs and over 200 photographic prints relating to Poe's military and government careers, personal life, and interests (filed in LOT). Subjects include Civil War battle sights as depicted in panoramas, mammoth plate prints, and stereographs by George N. Barnard and views of the siege of Charleston, S.C., by Haas and...
O'Sullivan, Timothy H. - Jackson, William Henry - Barnard, George N. - Haas & Peale - Watkins, Carleton E. - Hillers, John K. - Bell, William
Music cover collection (Library of Congress)
ca. 1,700 prints : chiefly lithographs, b&w and color ; 36 x 28 cm. or smaller. | Images reflect varied aspects of American history, culture, and politics of the nineteenth century. Examples of topics depicted include African Americans; animals; children; cities; the Civil War; daily life; dancing; educational institutions; emblems and symbols; entertainers; fashion; flags; genre scenes; landscapes; love and marriage; military personnel; musical...
Homer, Winslow - Johnston, David Claypoole - Brown, George Loring - Champney, Benjamin - Hewitt, William Keesey - Lane, Fitz Henry - Grain, Frederick
Tobacco label collection (Library of Congress)
ca. 900 prints : engravings, etchings, lithographs, b&w and color ; 35 x 43 cm. or smaller. | Images reflect varied aspects of American history, popular culture, and politics of the nineteenth century. Examples of topics depicted include African Americans, animals, children, Civil War generals, events, flags, gods & goddesses, humorous situations, Indians, literary characters, people smoking, portraits of American and European political figures,...
Patent medicine labels and advertisements (Library of Congress)
ca. 420 prints : engravings, etchings, lithographs, b&w and color ; 33 x 43 cm. or smaller. | Examples of topics depicted include American Indians, animals, children, flowers, medicinal plants, mythological characters, people taking or administering medications, sick and cured people, symbols, and women. Also includes genre prints, portraits of product promotors or developers.
Wright brothers glass-plate negative collection
Glass negatives from the Papers of Wilbur and Orville Wright | Visual materials from the Papers of Wilbur and Orville Wright
300 negatives : glass-plate ; 4 x 5 and 5 x 7 in. | 2 negatives : nitrate ; 5 x 7 in. | Subjects depicted include portraits of the Wright brothers and their family members; friends and associates; views of the Wright family home at 7 Hawthorn St., Dayton, Ohio; Orville Wright's home "Hawthorne Hill", Dayton; family gatherings; the brothers performing gliding experiments...
431 photoprints ; 69 x 57 cm. or smaller. | 53 prints : etching, engraving, and lithograph ; 76 x 51 cm. or smaller. | 7 drawings : pen and ink, watercolor ; 58 x 43 cm. or smaller. | 4 paintings (2 on wood) ; 65 x 55 cm. or smaller. | Portraits of Whitman; images of persons and places associated with him....
Jarvis, J. F. (John F.) - Glaser, Louis - Philip Frey & Co.
Photo, Print, Drawing
Harold L. Ickes collection
703 items. | Includes tours Ickes took to Puerto Rico, Cuba, Alaska, and Olympic National Park; participation in activities such as dedications; conferences, and speeches. Political figures photographed include Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry Truman, cabinet members, diplomats, and senators and congressmen; celebrities include Marian Anderson and Katherine Hepburn.
Hesler, Alexander - Berger, Anthony - Goodyear, A. Conger (Anson Conger) - Gardner, Alexander
Photo, Print, Drawing
Baseball cards from the Benjamin K. Edwards Collection
ca. 2,100 items (chiefly color photomechanical prints). | Cards depict major and minor league ballplayers (in portraits and action poses), from teams in fifteen identified leagues and seventy-five cities in the United States and Canada. Includes U.S. major league teams from Boston, Brooklyn, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, New York, Philadelphia, and St. Louis. Minor league teams from the cities of Birmingham, Little Rock, Memphis, Norfolk,...
American Tobacco Company
Grabill photographs of frontier life in South Dakota and Wyoming
John C. H. Grabill collection
188 photographic prints : albumen ; 34 x 42 cm. or smaller. | 3076-1: Ox teams in the Black Hills of South Dakota; 3076-2: Portraits of Oglala, Lakota, Miniconjou, and Brulé Indians, Pine Ridge and Cheyenne River, South Dakota; 3076-3: Railroads, including construction and railroad camps in South Dakota and Wyoming; 3076-4: Portraits of U.S. Cavalry & Infantry at South Dakota; 3076-5: Parades at...
Grabill, John C. H.
Photographic views of Kern County, California
Kern County Survey collection
418 photographs, 4 cadastral maps : prints on card mounts ; prints 17 x 22 cm , maps 36 x 49 cm and 64 x 44 cm. | Photographs (and accompanying maps) show farms, ranches and irrigation systems, primarily canals, in Kern County, Calif. Images include ranch houses and buildings; dairy farming activities and livestock. Also some views of houses, fruit trees and grape...