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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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0102452
NEW YORK: ICE CREAM, 1885.
An ice cream vendor serving poor children in the Five Points district of New York City. Wood engraving, American, 1885.
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0621689
JAPANESE INTERNMENT, 1942.
Group of young Japanese Americans in Seattle, Washington, discussing their upcoming evacuaction to internment camps. Photograph, 1942.
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0621690
JAPANESE INTERNMENT, 1942.
A Japanese American merchant in San Francisco, posting a sale sign in preparation for evacuation to an internment camp during World War II. Photograph, c1942.
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0622353
GEORGIA: BAND, c1900.
African American members in a band, posed in front of a building in Georgia. Photograph, c1900.
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0622361
SISTERS OF THE HOLY FAMILY.
The Sisters of the Holy Family, New Orleans, Louisiana. Photograph, c1899.
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0322817
JOHNNY CASH (1932-2003).
American musician. Photograph, 1997. Full credit: Brill - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0322808
JOHNNY CASH (1932-2003).
American musician. Photograph, 1988. Full credit: Scherhaufer - ullstein bild / 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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0622420
WOMEN'S LEAGUE, c1899.
Executive Board of the Women's League in Newport, Rhode Island. Photograph, c1899.
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0622422
WOMAN, c1899.
Portrait of an African American woman from Georgia. Photograph, c1899.
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0622424
WOMAN, c1899.
Portrait of an African American woman from Georgia. Photograph, c1899.
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0622429
GEOGIA: CHURCH, c1899.
African American standing outside of a church in Georgia. Photograph, c1899.
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0112916
WORLD WAR II: IWO JIMA.
An American soldier asleep in a dugout in volcanic ashes, guarded by his doberman, 16 March 1945, at the end of the Battle of Iwo Jima.
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0112876
NUREMBERG TRIALS, 1946.
American judges at the international trial of major World War II criminals at Nuremberg, Germany, October 1945-November 1946. From left: Donald Philips (South Carolina), Robert M. Toms (Michigan), Michael A. Musmanno (Pennsylvania) and John J. Speight (Alabama).
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0085352
CHARLES SUMNER (1811-1874).
American politician. Daguerreotype, c1850.
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0053670
STEIN AND TOKLAS, 1944.
American writer Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) in southeastern France with her companion, Alice B. Toklas (left), September 1944. Oil over a photograph.
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0622431
ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY.
Academic class of Roger Williams University in Nashville, Tennessee. Photograph, c1899.
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0622432
ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY.
Ministers' class at Roger Williams University in Nashville, Tennessee. Photograph, c1899.
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0621940
POSTER: WORLD WAR I, 1917.
'Many Peoples - One Nation. Let Us Unite to Americanize America.' Nationalist poster printed and published by Ray Greenleaf during World War I, 1917.
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0621941
POSTER: ANTI-WAR, c1975.
Anti-war poster of an American flag with war planes for stars and rifles for stripes, c1975.
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0164773
JOHN HUSTON (1906-1987).
Director London United Kingdom 1967. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0164983
JAY McINERNEY (1955-).
Writer Lugano Switzerland 1987. 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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0621942
POSTER: ANTI-WAR, c1975.
'Send our boys home.' Anti-war poster of an American flag with a black box in place of the stars, c1975.
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0621944
FLAG FORMATION, c1917.
U.S. Navy sailors in the formation of an American flag. Photograph, c1917.
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0621946
POSTER: FLAG DAY, 1939.
Poster advertising a flag day celebration in Elmhurst, Illinois, 18 June 1939.
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0621948
POSTER: FLAG DAY, 1917.
Poster for Flag Day, celebrated on 14 June 1917.
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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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0039614
SANTA CLAUS, 1848.
"So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, With a sleigh full of Toys, and St Nicholas too." Illustration from an 1848 edition of Clement C. Moore's 1823 poem, "The Night Before Christmas.
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0132575
WORLD WAR I: TROOPS.
Soldiers in the first transport of American troops to France lining up on a quai at St. Nazaire, 26 June 1917.
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0409870
AD: AMERICAN-STANDARD.
American advertisement for American-Standard Heating and Plumbing, 1947.
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0183910
WORLD WAR I: GERMANY, c1918.
American troops of the 1st Battalion, 6th Division, at Segendorf, Germany, during World War I. Photograph, c1918.
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0409410
BOTTLE-CAP BASKET, c1950.
A basket made of bottle caps made by an unknown artist, Southern United States, c1950.
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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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0345160
LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Geraldine Farrar (1882-1967) American soprano in the role of Margherita in Faust, by Charles Gounod. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0041599
ALBERT EINSTEIN (1879-1955).
American (German-born) theoretical physicist. Oil over a photograph.
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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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