Nice Engraving China Services photos

Some cool engraving services images:

Engraving plant on press car (LOC)

Image by The Library of Congress
Bain News Service,, publisher.

Engraving plant on press car

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Notes:
Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.13631

Call Number: LC-B2- 2765-11

Engraving of Fort Caroline: north of Jacksonville, Florida

Image by State Library and Archives of Florida
Local call number: RC06402

Title: Engraving China of Fort Caroline: north of Jacksonville, Florida

Date: ca. 1565 (published 1591)

General note: Fort Caroline was built near the mouth of the St. Johns River in 1564 by a French expedition led by René de Laudonnière. Spanish soldiers under the command of Pedro Menéndez de Avilés defeated the French in September 1565 and expelled them from Florida. The Spanish founded St. Augustine, the oldest permanent European settlement in North America, following the defeat of the French. This image was first published by German engraver Theodor de Bry in 1591. It was based on original sketches made by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues, a member of Laudonnière’s expedition. Today, the National Park Service maintains a replica of the French fort on the site.

Physical descrip: 1 photoprint – b&w – 8 x 10 in.

Series Title: Reference Collection

Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850.245.6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us

Persistent URL: www.floridamemory.com/items/show/29648

Visit Florida Memory to learn more about Fort Caroline.

Black Anodized Aluminium

Image by jayessaitch.

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