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CAPTAIN WILLIAM KIDD, 1701.
Scottish privateer and pirate. The body of Captain William Kidd, bound in chains and encased in an iron framework, hanging at Tilbury Point in the Thames estuary on the English coast, as a warning to others following his execution for piracy and murder in 1701. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0030393
LOUIS J.M. DAGUERRE
(1789-1851). French painter and inventor of the daguerreotype. Daguerre discovering the daguerreotype process: American engraving, 19th century.
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0125039
WESTINGHOUSE AD, 1924.
American advertisement for Westinghouse electric appliances, 1924.
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0409870
AD: AMERICAN-STANDARD.
American advertisement for American-Standard Heating and Plumbing, 1947.
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AD: RIVAL, 1968.
American advertisement for Rival ice crusher and can opener. Photograph, 1968.
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AD: TOASTER, 1947.
American advertisement for the Proctor Toaster, manufactured by the Proctor Electrical Company, 1947.
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0116100
GERMAN HOUSEWIFE, c1958.
A German housewife using a blender in the kitchen. Photograph, c1958. Full credit: Archiv Gerstenberg - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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LABOR.
Marzipan production in Germany: employee putting the marzipan into the oven, undated, around 1905, published in Praktische Berlinerin 36/1905.
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SEWING MACHINE, c1853.
Seamstress with an 1853 model Grover and Baker industrial sewing machine. Oil over Daguerreotype, American, c1853.
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0034006
RICHMOND BARBERSHOP, 1850s.
A barber's shop at Richmond, Virginia. Wood engraving, English, 1861, after a painting by Eyre Crowe, based on his travels in the United States as secretary to novelist William Makepeace Thackeray during his American tour of 1852-53.
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0409674
AD: BOSS OVEN, 1911.
American advertisement for Boss Oven with glass door, 1911.
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0133406
SUNBEAM ADVERTISEMENT, 1949.
American advertisement for Sunbeam Appliances, featuring the Mixmaster, 1949.
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0125038
WESTINGHOUSE AD, 1925.
American advertisement for Westinghouse electric appliances, 1925.
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WWII: POSTER, c1943.
'My needle hums along the track for Hitler's ears I'm pinning back!' Poster by the Department of Munitions and Supply for Canada, c1943.
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0354845
VEGETABLE PEELER, 1956.
An electrical apparatus for peeling vegetables at the Ideal Home Exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris, 23 February 1956. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0145293
INVENTION DU REVEIL A PILULE CONTRACEPTIVE IN 1973.
The inattentive women will not forget to any more them contraceptive pill with this invention, an alarm clock settles by 24 hours. The green button is put at the red and the lid of small limps opens, when the hour of the catch arrives, July 25, 1973 Neg: A78310 PL. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives /
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0065350
CIVIL WAR CARTOON, 1862.
Lincoln's Last Warning: President Lincoln, who has just issued his preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, threatens to cut down the tree of slavery, which supports Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Cartoon from a Northern newspaper of October 1862.
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0060004
GLASSMAKING, 18th CENTURY.
The workman placing the finished bottle in the annealing oven; he will pull loose his punty rod leaving a rough spot at the base of the bottle, the imperfection characteristic of all hand-blown glassware. Line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0528122
WWII: POSTER, c1943.
'Hitler will send no warning - so always carry your gas mask.' Poster by the British Ministry of Home Security, c1943.
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CLARE BOOTHE LUCE
(1903-1987). American socialite, playwright, and congresswoman. Luce campaigning outside the Singer sewing machine factory in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Photograph, 1944.
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CLARE BOOTHE LUCE
(1903-1987). American socialite, playwright, and congresswoman. Luce, as the American ambassador to Italy, wearing a black mink coat at the 'American Day' at the 33rd Fiera di Milano exhibition. Photograph, April 1955.
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TEDDY BEAR FACTORY, c1915.
Women at work making teddy bears in an American factory. Photograph, c1915.
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GLASSMAKING, 18th CENTURY.
Glassware cooling slowly in an annealing oven, the glassware being contained in iron trays that are gradually pushed from the hottest region (rear) to the cooler front: line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0086961
CHINA: BOILING OPIUM, 1881.
Boiling and testing opium in China. Line engraving, 1881.
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0172488
COMIC STRIP, 1948.
First page of the comic strip, 'Old Mother Hubbard,' from the October 1948 issue of Giggle Comics.
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0049160
ELIAS HOWE (1819-1867).
American inventor. Howe competing and winning against five seamstresses at Boston, Massachusetts, in 1845. Wood engraving, c1867.
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0090829
FIRE-ALARM BELL.
Fire-alarm bell produced by the Clinton H. Meneely Bell Company at Troy, New York. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0015762
THANKSGIVING, 1855.
'Preparing for Thanksgiving.' Wood engraving, American, 1855.
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0060832
GLASSMAKING, 18TH CENTURY.
Workers putting clay pots filled with glass ingredients into the main furnace of a glass manufactory. Line engraving, French, 18th century.
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0097562
AUSTRALIAN GOLD RUSH, 1851.
Gold miners of the Mount Alexander diggings at Port Phillip, Victoria, having dinner in camp, 1851. Wood engraving, English, 1852.
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0042017
STOVE, 1875.
American patent stove with hot water reservoir and warming oven, 1875.
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0128631
NEW YORK: MILITIA, 1776.
Broadside, 13 June 1776, from the Provincial Congress in New York, ordering the militia to prepare for an English invasion of the colony.
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0035201
CELTIC ARTIFACTS, c1 A.D.
Iron Age utensils, vessel, jewelry from Sweden.
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WWI: RED CROSS, 1918.
Women and girls at an American Red Cross workroom in Jerusalem, sewing clothing for orphanages and hospitals in Palestine. Photograph, 1918.
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DECORATIVE ARTS.
Directoire style coffee pot, painted tin, France, 19th century Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ASIAN ART.
Oven with a Hein pot to cook steamed rice, bronze model, China. Chinese Civilisation, Han Dynasty, 1st century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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IRISH PEASANT CABIN, 1870.
Interior of a peasant cabin at Kildare, Ireland. Wood engraving, English, 1870.
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ROMAN GRAIN MILL AND OVEN.
Roman bakery. Color engraving, 19th century.
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WOMEN'S RIGHTS, 1890.
'For the benefit of the girl who is about to graduate.' A female student, fallen asleep during her studies, dreams of an approaching army of pots, pans, brooms, washtubs, and other domestic items. American cartoon, 1890, by Charles Howard Johnson.
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0090834
BELL-RINGING, 1889.
The Voice of the Tocsin. Engraving, 1889, after Maignan.
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