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0008501
CARTOON: JOIN OR DIE, 1754.
First American political cartoon, originally published by Benjamin Franklin in his Pennsylvania Gazette. Cartoon, 1754.
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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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0623033
CHICAGO: CHILDREN, 1941.
African American children in front of an apartment building on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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0623045
REPUBLICAN CONVENTION, 1952.
Attendees at the 1952 Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Thomas J. O'Halloran, July 1952.
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0623046
JIMMY CARTER (1924- ).
39th President of the United States. Carter with Chicago Mayor Richard R. Daley, riding in a torchlight parade during a campaign stop in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Thomas O'Halloran, 9 September 1976.
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0623047
JIMMY CARTER (1924- ).
39th President of the United States. Carter with Chicago Mayor Richard R. Daley at the Illinois State Democratic Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Thomas J. O'Halloran, 9 September 1976.
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0623322
MIKE PENCE (1959- ).
Vice President of the United States, 2017 - . As Vice President-Elect, at a press conference in Trump Tower in New York City. Photograph, 11 January 2017. Full Credit: ullstein bild - snapshot-photography / Future Image/D.Van Tine / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0623323
DONALD TRUMP (1946- ).
45th President of the United States. As President-Elect, giving a press conference in Trump Tower, New York City. Photograph, 11 January 2017. Full Credit: ullstein bild - snapshot-photography / Future Image/D.Van Tine / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0007537
IMMIGRANTS: ELLIS ISLAND.
Immigrants to the United States at Ellis Island, c1920.
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0008969
WASHINGTON: VALLEY FORGE, 1777. General George Washington with Major General Lafayette at Valley Forge, 1777. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0623048
CHICAGO: CLASSROOM, 1917.
A woodworking class in an open-air classroom in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, 1917.
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0623050
CHICAGO: STATE STREET.
View of State Street, north from Madison Street, in Chicago, Illinois. Photochrom, c1900.
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0623051
CHICAGO: OPEN AIR SCHOOL.
On the roof of Mary Crane Nursery, an open air school in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Frank P. Burke, c1910.
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0623052
CHICAGO: ROOSEVELT VISIT.
President Theodore Roosevelt riding in a horse-drawn carriage along a parade route in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, c1903.
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0112058
CARTER AND GERALD FORD.
Former President Gerald Ford, right, meeting with President Jimmy Carter at the White House, Washington, D.C., 24 March 1977.
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0151105
LINO VENTURA.
Lino Ventura and his wife Odette Lecomte in Bobino for GeorgesBrassens' concert. in the background is Guy Beart october 16, 1969. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0008900
STAMP AGENT: TAR & FEATHER.
Tory stamp agents tarred and feathered and carried in a cart during an anti-Stamp Act demonstration in 1765: colored engraving from John Trumbull's M'Fingal, 1795.
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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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0623053
CHICAGO: SCRAP YARD, 1942.
An automobile salvage yard, providing scrap metal and rubber for war materials during World War II. Photograph by Ann Rosener, July 1942.
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0623054
CHICAGO: ELEVATED TRAIN.
Steps leading up to an elevated train station in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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0623055
CHICAGO: COMMUTERS, 1940.
Commuters waiting for a street car in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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0623056
CHICAGO: ALLEY, 1940.
View down an alley in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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0164446
ANIA CARMEL.
Writer 1994. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0165212
SUSAN POWER (1961-).
Writer Strasbourg France 1994. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0037772
KANSAS: BLACK EMIGRANTS.
Black migrants to Kansas in 1879 fleeing the South and an outbreak of yellow fever. Contemporary American wood engraving.
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0060026
EUROPEAN IMMIGRANTS.
Immigrants at Ellis Island. Oil over a photograph, c1900.
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0623057
CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
An air conditioned movie theater in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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0623058
CHICAGO: COMMUTERS, 1940.
Two women waiting for a street car in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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0623059
CHICAGO: FAMILY, 1941.
An African American family in front of a real estate office in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0623064
CHICAGO: MAN, 1941.
Portrait of an African American man in front of a storefront in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0093525
BATTLE OF BRANDYWINE, 1777.
Continental Army troops rallied at the Battle of Brandywine, Pennsylvania, during the American Revolutionary War, 11 September 1777. Wood engraving, 19th century, after Felix O.C. Darley.
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0069917
BURLINGTON ZEPHYR, 1940.
Awaiting the arrival of the Burlington Zephyr in East Dubuque, Illinois: oil over a photograph, 1940, by John Vachon.
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0623065
CHICAGO: MAN, 1941.
Portrait of an African American man on the corner of State Street and 44th Street on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0623067
CHICAGO: MARBLES, 1941.
A group of African American boys playing marbles outside in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0623068
CHICAGO: MARBLES, 1941.
A group of people observing a game of marbles in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0623069
CHICAGO: FAMILY, 1941.
An African American family in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, July 1941.
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0362750
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Transamerica Pyramid (1969-1972) and Columbus Tower (1907), San Francisco, California, United States. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0417838
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Long House, Mesa Verde National Park (Unesco World Heritage List, 1978), Colorado, United States. Anasazi Civilisation. Full credit: De Agostini / L. Romano / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0057730
FORT MOULTRIE BATTLE, 1776.
The guns of Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island, near Charleston, South Carolina, repelling a British squadron on 28 June 1776. Wood engraving, American, 1844.
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0007072
AMERIGO VESPUCCI (1454-1512).
Detail from map of the world and account of Vespucci's voyage, 1507, by Martin Waldseemuller, who suggested that the New World be named "America.
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