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SLAVE PRAYER MEETING.
Secret slave prayer meeting held in the American South. Engraving, 19th century.
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0011195
NAST: SANTA CLAUS.
'Christmas Station/Santa Claus Stop Here Please.' Engraving by Thomas Nast.
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0623168
IRON CASTING, c1895.
Workers casting pig iron at the Iroquois smelter in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, c1895.
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0623588
CHICAGO: FIRE, 1871.
View of Chicago from northwest Michigan Avenue, after the Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Stereograph.
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0623287
FLORIDA: SPANISH MOSS.
Spanish moss on a tree on the banks of the St. Johns River in Florida. Photograph by George Barker, c1886.
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0623296
SAVANNAH: OX-DRAWN CART.
An African American man with an ox-drawn cart on a street in Savannah, Georgia. Photograph by George Barker, c1886.
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0633842
SKANDERBEG (1405-1468).
George Castriot. Albanian nobleman and military leader. Engraving, 19th century. Full Credit: Ullstein Bild / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0231206
PEOPLE.
Children do their homework, Original text: 'List of wishes to the Christ Child' - Photographer: Fotografisches Atelier Ullstein - 1899 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0072379
U.S. FLAG, 19th CENTURY.
Raising the United States flag: wood engraving,
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0008710
HEINRICH HEINE (1797-1856).
German poet and critic. Etching, 1827, by Ludwig Emil Grimm (brother of the folklorists).
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0623401
FLORIDA: STEAMBOAT, c1886.
A steamboat landing at the railroad station at Silver Springs, Florida. Photograph by George Barker, c1886.
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0623470
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, 1892.
Construction of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Photograph, 6 August 1892.
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0623471
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, 1893.
Construction of the exterior dome of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Photograph, 19 April 1893.
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0623472
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, 1893.
Construction of the exterior dome of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Photogrpah, 10 May 1893.
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0114662
JONS JAKOB BERZELIUS
(1779-1848). Swedish chemist. Line engraving, French, c1899.
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0114663
JONS JAKOB BERZELIUS
(1779-1848). Swedish chemist. Relief plaque, 19th century.
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0009148
WASHINGTON BURNING, 1814.
The burning of Washington, D.C., by the British on 24 August 1814. Line engraving, English, 1816.
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0060991
BALTIMORE: FORT McHENRY.
The British naval bombardment of Fort McHenry, in Baltimore, Maryland, 13-14 September 1814, during the War of 1812. Contemporary aquatint by John Bower.
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0623148
COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION, 1893.
Exhibit in an art gallery at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. Carl von Marr's 'The Flagellants,' 1889, is featured in the center. Photograph, 1893.
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0623149
CHICAGO: ARMOUR'S, c1893.
Oil presses at the oleomargararine department at Armor and Company in Chicago, Illinois. Stereograph, c1893.
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0623152
CHICAGO: LAKE STREET, c1893.
Lake Street in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, c1893.
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0623155
CHICAGO: MADISON STREET.
View down Madison Street in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, c1889.
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0061753
BATTLE OF LUNDY'S LANE, 1814.
The Battle of Lundy's Lane, Ontario, Canada, on 25 July 1814. Steel engraving, 19th century.
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0064584
HENRY VIII (1491-1547).
King of England, 1509-1547. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0623156
CHICAGO: ANARCHISTS, 1886.
Police arresting anarchists in Chicago, Illinois. Wood engraving, 1886.
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0623157
CHICAGO: HAYMARKET SQUARE.
View of Haymarket Square in Chicago, Illinois. Photogravure, c1893.
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0622583
CLARA BARTON (1821-1912).
Founder and president of the American Red Cross. Photograph, c1870.
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0622585
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING, 1895.
Shoppers selecting miniature portraits at Bailey, Banks and Biddle in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Watercolor by Alice Barber Stephens, 1895.
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0064678
HINTON ROWAN HELPER
(1829-1909). American writer. Steel engraving, 19th century.
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0045115
MEDICINE LODGE TREATY, 1867.
The 1867 peace council at Medicine Lodge Creek, Kansas, between the U.S. military and the Kiowa, Apache, Comanche, and Cheyenne, which arranged for land on which to build the Kansas branch of the Pacific railroad. Contemporary wood engraving.
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0622648
STEPHENS: WOMEN, 1895.
'Selma threw herself at full length on the ground.' Watercolor and gouache illustration by Alice Barber Stephens for Gertrude Blake Stanton's 'Three Chapters,' published in 1895.
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0622653
CIVIL WAR: GETTYSBURG, 1863.
The Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1863. Drawing by Charles Stanley Reinhart, 1896.
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0622655
BOSTON: STREET SCENE.
Street scene in a Jewish neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. Drawing by William Allen Rogers, c1899.
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0622658
BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY.
Bates Hall, the reading room of the Boston Public Library, designed by Charles Follen McKim. Drawing by Ernest Peixotto, 1896.
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0312780
FINE ART.
Head of an old man, by Carlo Vanzo (1824-1893). Full Credit: DEA / D. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All right
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0359828
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Ceiling decorated with stucco staircase, Ducal Palace, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy. Detail. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Pistolesi / Granger, NYC -- All rights res
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0008773
NEW YORK: LYNCHING, 1863.
Hanging and burning a black man in Clarkson Street during the New York City Draft Riots of 13-16 July 1863. Contemporary color engraving.
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0085352
CHARLES SUMNER (1811-1874).
American politician. Daguerreotype, c1850.
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0622671
CUBAN REFUGEES, c1898.
Starving refugees from Santiago, seeking food at El Caney, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War. Pen and ink drawing by William Glackens, c1898.
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0622678
GIBSON: CARONEY CASTLE.
'The education of Mr. Pipp XXXIV, on the occasion of Mr. Pipp's birthday, a ball is given at Caroney Castle.' Pen and ink drawing by Charles Dana Gibson, c1899.
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