The Capital and the Bay: Narratives of Washington and the Chesapeake Bay Region, ca. 1600-1925
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|Title:||The Capital and the Bay: Narratives of Washington and the Chesapeake Bay Region, ca. 1600-1925|
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|Description:||The Capital and the Bay: Narratives of Washington and the Chesapeake Bay Region, ca. 1600-1925 comprises 139 books selected from the Library of Congress's General Collections and two books from its Rare Book and Special Collections Division. The collection includes first-person narratives, early histories, historical biographies, promotional brochures, and books of photographs that capture in words and pictures a distinctive region as it developed between the onset of European settlement and the first quarter of the twentieth century.|
States and Regions
Description and travel.
Social life and customs.
United States--Social conditions.
Indians of North America.
|DLF-specific Subjects:||American Culture|
|Geographic Coverage:||North America (continent)|
Early 20th Century (1901-1933)
Late 19th Century (1868-1900)
Middle 19th Century (1834-1867)
Early 19th Century (1801-1833)
Late 18th Century (1768-1800)
Middle 18th Century (1734-1767)
Early 18th Century (1701-1733)
Late 17th Century (1668-1700)
Middle 17th Century (1634-1667)
Early 17th Century (1601-1633)
Late 16th Century (1568-1600)
Middle 16th Century (1534-1567)
Early 16th Century (1501-1533)
|Objects Represented:||Books and pamphlets|
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The Library is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17, U.S.C.) or any other restrictions in the materials in The Capital and the Bay; however there are two items from the publication entitled A Lecture on Our National Capital by Frederick Douglass, Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, Smithsonian Institution, and National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, published by the Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., 1978, for which additional information is provided below:
"'The Freedman's Savings and Trust Company, located on Pennsylvania Avenue at Fifteenth Street, N.W., opposite the Treasury Building.'" This image is credited to the National Archives in the above publication. The National Archives believes that this image has been incorrectly credited to their collections. They have no record of such an image in their holdings. Its source is unknown.
All photographs credited to the AColumbia Historical Society@ in the above publication should now be credited to the AHistorical Society of Washington, D.C.@ Reproductions and permissions may be obtained from the Historical Society of Washington, D.C., 1307 New Hampshire Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036, email (re photos): firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|This Record Last Updated On:||4/23/2008 12:53:07 PM|
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|Notes:||139 volumes with rekeyed text in SGML markup and page images. Page images are bitonal TIFFs or grayscale/color JPEG + smaller GIFs. A few oversize foldouts are grayscale/color TIFFS with MrSID derivatives.|
|Projects Associated with Digital Collection|
|Title of Project:||Aquifer American Social History Online|
|Administrative Notes About this Collection in the Aquifer Projects|
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