Illustrations

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For example, Washington surrendering at Great Meadows is found on page 608. The URL for that page is http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h608.html

In an attempt to acknowledge the sources of our illustrations, we often provide a link to the site where an image was found. These links are not intended to convey our endorsement of the opinions or views expressed at those sites.

Any use of copyrighted images is accidental, and any such material will be promptly removed from this site upon notification from the copyright holder.

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66

Exploring Mars. No copyright cited.

68

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1189. No known copyright.

79

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1383. No known copyright.
80
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1387. No known copyright.

82

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

85
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1396. No known copyright.
87

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1415. No known copyright.

88
Library of Congress. No known copyright.
90

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1408. No known copyright.
92

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1420. No known copyright.
98

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1468. No known copyright.
100

Department of the Navy - Naval Historical Center USS Kearsarge vs. CSS Alabama, 19 June 1864 -- Selected Views
101

The Nevada Observer. No copyright cited.

103

Fort Henry and Fort Donelson Campaign. No copyright cited.

105

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1567. No known copyright.
109

Battle Map of the Chattanooga Campaign. No copyright cited.

110

National Park Service. No known copyright.

113

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1490. No known copyright.
114

Wikipedia. No known copyright.
116

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1579. No known copyright.
117

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

118

Gardner, Alexander. "Antietam, Maryland. Confederate Dead by a Fence on the Hagerstown Road." September 17, 1862. Selected Civil War Photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress.
119

Ahmed's Adventures. No copyright cited.

121

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1510. No known copyright.
123

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

133
Images of American Political History. No copyright cited.
137

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1404. No known copyright.
138

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1374. No known copyright.
143

Mexican War. No copyright cited.

144

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1612. No known copyright.
145

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1374. No known copyright.
153

John Brown's Final Address. No copyright cited.
155

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1330. No known copyright.
167

Famous & Notable Grants. No copyright cited.

174
Print: Battle of Chickamauga--Sept. 19' & 20' 1863. Federal (Gen. Rosecrans com.) Confederate (Gen. Bragg com.) Kurz & Allison, Art Publishers, Chicago, U.S.A., [1890]
175
Wikipedia. No known copyright.
176

Virginia Western US History Study Guide No source, artist or copyright cited.
179

Andrew Johnson's Reconstruction and How It Works by Thomas Nast. Wood engraving. New York, 1866. Source: Eyes of the Nation, Library of Congress. No known copyright.
181

Wikipedia. No known copyright.
183

The Civil War Institute at Carroll College. No copyright cited.

203

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1581. No known copyright.

204

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1588. No known copyright.
209

Library of Congress. No known copyright.

212

The Cooper Union. No copyright cited.

214

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

223

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

224

The Weed Family No known copyright.
234

249
Confederate Draft. No copyright cited.

252

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1541. No known copyright.

254

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1319. No known copyright.
270

MasonicWorld.com. No copyright cited.

271

Source: MORDECAI M. NOAH and the Mormon ZION No known copyright.
273

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

278
"Henry Clay, Head-and-shoulders Portrait, Facing Front." America's First Look into the Camera: Daguerreotype Portraits and Views, 1839-1864, Library of Congress. Source: Tax History Museum
282

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

283

Railroad History. No copyright cited.

285

historycentral.com. No copyright cited.
287

The Eli Whitney Museum. No copyright cited.

297

Maine.gov

300
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1345. No known copyright.

302
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1349. No known copyright.
312

The Battle of San Jacinto. No copyright cited.

316

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

319
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1355. No known copyright.
321

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

324
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1333. No known copyright.
328

Biographical Directory of the US Senate. No known copyright.
336

Swathmore Visual Arts. No copyright cited.

350
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1343. No known copyright.

352
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1344. No known copyright.
357

Dept of History, Georgetown College. No copyright cited.

361

Library of Congress. No known copyright.

367
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1130. No known copyright.

367
Project Gutenberg Beacon Lights of History - Duel painting by J. Mund. No known copyright.
372
Map created by staff at U-S-History.com. Reference: Columbia.edu images index
374
Map created by staff at U-S-History.com. Reference: Columbia.edu images index
375
Map created by staff at U-S-History.com. Reference: Columbia.edu images index
379

Electoral College. No copyright cited.

382

Introduction to R. Carter Pittman. No copyright cited.

396

The Compromise of 1877. No copyright cited.

402
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1574. No known copyright.
403

Selected Civil War Photos. No copyright cited.
406

National Park Service, Appomattox Court House, Virginia. No copyright cited.

410

Presidential Reconstruction. No copyright cited.
411

Reconstruction 1865-1877. No copyright cited.

421

Backlash - The End of Reconstruction. No copyright cited.

428
Andersonville prison No photographer or copyright cited.
434

Wikipedia. Public domain.

437
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 85. No known copyright.
452

historycentral.com. No copyright cited.

456
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 644. No known copyright.
463
The Alien and Sedition Acts No copyright cited.
469
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1131. No known copyright.
473
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1315. No known copyright.
477
National Park Service, US Department of the Interior: Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study No known copyright.

481
483

American Literature Course. No copyright cited.
484

americancivilwar.com. No copyright cited.

494

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1189. No known copyright.

498

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p.1203. No known copyright.

500

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

502
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1191. No known copyright.
511

National Archives, Images of American Political History. No known copyright.

516
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 65. No known copyright.
517

Grand Banks. No copyright cited.

519
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 185. No known copyright.
520
Charles A. Goodrich, A History of the United States of America on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. Boston: Swan, Brewer and Tileston, 1861. Page 29. No known copyright.
521

Bacon's Rebellion. No copyright cited.

522
Charles A. Goodrich, A History of the United States of America on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. Boston: Swan, Brewer and Tileston, 1861. Page 40. No known copyright.

526
Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1243. No known copyright.

527
Charles A. Goodrich, A History of the United States of America on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. Boston: Swan, Brewer and Tileston, 1861. Page 255. No known copyright.
529

National Park Service. No known copyright.

530

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. III, p. 1224. No known copyright.

534
Giovanni Da Verrazzano. No copyright cited.

543

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 245. No known copyright.

546

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 450. No known copyright.
549

Wikipedia. No known copyright.

550

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 887. No known copyright.

552

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 261. No known copyright.

560

Hollar, Wenceslaus, etcher. "Unus Americanus ex Virginia. Aetat 23." Etching. Antwerp, 1645. Virginia Records Time Line, 1553-1743, Thomas Jefferson Papers, American Memory collections, Library of Congress.

561

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 167. No known copyright.

561

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 223. No known copyright.

561

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 351. No known copyright.

562

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 355. No known copyright.

566

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 367. No known copyright.

567

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 621. No known copyright.

573

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 202. No known copyright.

576

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 377. No known copyright.

577

Wood engraving after Edwin Austin Abbey, 19th century. The Granger Collection, New York. Source: Mrs. Anne Hutchinson - Trial at the Court at Newton. 1637 No copyright cited.

578
Charles A. Goodrich, A History of the United States of America on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. Boston: Swan, Brewer and Tileston, 1861. Page 52. No known copyright.

578

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 374. No known copyright.

583

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 414. No known copyright.

591

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 275. No known copyright.

594

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 443. No known copyright.

595

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 272. No known copyright.

596

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 278. No known copyright.

598

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 594. No known copyright.

603

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 303. No known copyright.

606

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 733. No known copyright.

607

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 619. No known copyright.

608

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 527. No known copyright.

617

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 232. No known copyright.
628

The Legend of Blackbeard. No copyright cited.

630

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 662. No known copyright.

637

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. I, p. 286. No known copyright.

641

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 664. No known copyright.

642

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 617. No known copyright.

645

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 640. No known copyright.

646

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 705. No known copyright.

650

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 731. No known copyright.

654

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 776. No known copyright.

654

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 717. No known copyright.
661

Social Security Online. No known copyright.

663

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 767. No known copyright.

664

The White House
668

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 948. No known copyright.
670

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 870. No known copyright.
671

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 1053. No known copyright.
672

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 799. No known copyright.
672

Benson J. Lossing, Our Country: A Household History for All Readers. New York: Henry J. Johnson, 1877. Vol. II, p. 825. No known copyright.
673

A Day in the Life of a Colonial Doctor. No copyright cited.

677

Wikipedia. No known copyright.
679

Charles A. Goodrich, A History of the United States of America on a Plan Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. Boston: Swan, Brewer and Tileston, 1861. Page 174. No known copyright.
679