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WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN
(1820-1891). American army commander. The surrender of General Joseph Eggleston Johnston to General Sherman near Raleigh, North Carolina, 26 April 1865. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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LEWIS PAYNE (1844-1865).
Alias of Lewis Thornton Powell, member of the Abraham Lincoln assassination conspiracy. Payne's attempted assassination of Secretary of State William H. Seward at his Washington, D.C. residence on the night of 14 April 1865. Contemporary American wood engraving.
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SHACKLETON EXPEDITION, 1916.
Members of Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition photographed while marooned on Elephant Island, April-August 1916.
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WWII: BATAAN, 1942.
Casualties from American prisoners-of-war captured by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines, during the march from Bataan. Photograph, April 1942.
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WWII: BATAAN, 1942.
American prisoners-of-war captured by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines, during the march from Bataan. Photograph, April 1942.
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WWII: BATAAN, 1942.
American prisoners-of-war captured by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines, during the march from Bataan. Photograph, April 1942.
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WWII: BLUECHER, 1940.
The heavy cruiser Bluecher of the Nazi Kriegsmarine, sinking after taking fire from Norwegian coastal batteries during the Battle of Battle of DrÝbak Sound. Photograph, 9 April 1940. Full Credit: Ullstein Bild / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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WWII: NORWAY, 1940.
German troops advance north from Oslo through ruins in Haugsbygd during the invasion of Norway. Photograph, 16 April 1940. Full Credit: Ullstein Bild / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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CARTOON: LEAGUE OF NATIONS, 1921. 'Triumphant Entry into Normalcy.' American cartoon on the Senate battle against the League of Nations led by Henry Cabot Lodge and Philander Chase Knox. Cartoon by Rollin Kirby, 14 April 1921.
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THE BATTLE OF CONCORD, 1775.
19 April 1775. Colored engraving, 19th century, after Felix O.C. Darley.
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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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USS SCORPION, 1968.
The United States Navy nuclear submarine USS Scorpion, as viewed from the USS Tallahatchie County, off of Naples, Italy; the submarine was lost with all hands the following month. Photograph, 10 April 1968.
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WWII: ANZIO BEACH, 1944.
Sailor with dog at a United States Navy salvage depot on the Italian coast during the Battle of Anzio. Photograph, 15 April 1944.
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PAUL REVERE'S RIDE.
'To Arms'. Revere's ride from Boston to Lexington, 18 April 1775. Engraving from an American banknote, c1870.
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EASTER RISING, 1916.
A barricade on Townsend Street in Dublin, Ireland, during or after the 1916 Easter Rising. Photograph, April 1916.
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JOSEPHINE BAKER (1906-1975).
American entertainer. Josephine Baker, center, with French singer Enrico Macias and American dancer Carmen de Lavallade at the Olympia music hall in Paris after a performance of the show 'April in Paris,' 24 April 1964.
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BATTLE OF LEXINGTON, 1775.
19 April 1775. Colored engraving, 1903.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, 30 April 1789. Mezzotint, 1849.
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CHICAGO: CHILDREN, 1941.
African American children playing on the street on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: CHURCH, 1941.
Congregation outside of a church on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: SOUTH SIDE, 1941.
Vacant lots and apartment buildings on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Russell Lee, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: SOUTH SIDE, 1941.
Apartment buildings on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Russell Lee, April 1941.
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CARTOON: DIPLOMACY, 1935.
'This is the House the Diplomacy Built.' American cartoon on rising military tensions in Europe. Cartoon by D.R. Fitzpatrick, 7 April 1935.
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BRITISH RETREAT, 1775.
The retreat of the British from the Battle of Concord, 19 April 1775: colored engraving, 19th century, after Alonzo Chappel.
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CHICAGO: LUNCH WAGON, 1941.
A lunch wagon for African Americans in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: GARDEN, 1941.
An African American woman painting the fence of an outdoor garden on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: CHILDREN, 1941.
African American children on a street in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
Children lined up to see the Easter Sunday matinee at a movie theater on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, on 30 April 1789: colored engraving, 19th century.
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SINKING OF THE 'TITANIC.'
On April 14-15, 1912, drawn by John B. Thayer, a survivor, and L.P. Skidmore immediately after the rescue of the survivors.
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CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
Children lined up to see the Easter Sunday matinee at a movie theater on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
Children lined up to see the Easter Sunday matinee at a movie theater on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
Children lined up to see the Easter Sunday matinee at a movie theater on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: MOVIE THEATER.
Children lined up to see the Easter Sunday matinee at a movie theater on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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LITERATURE.
Set design by Giovanni Zuccarelli depicting the outside of the castle for the first act of the premiere of the opera Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), performed at the Costanzi Theatre in Rome, April 1887. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reser
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FINE ART.
April, statue from the Cycle of Months, Baptistery of Parma, 1210-1215, by Benedetto Antelami (active 1178-1233), stone carving. Italy, 13th century. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved
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ELIZABETH I/FRANCIS DRAKE.
Queen Elizabeth I knighting Francis Drake on the deck of the "Golden Hind" in Deptford in April 1581: colored engraving, 19th century.
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MURDER OF JESSE JAMES, 1882.
The murder of outlaw Jesse James at his home in St. Joseph, Missouri, by Robert Ford on 3 April 1882. Contemporary drawing.
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CHICAGO: SHOESHINE, 1941.
A shoeshine on 47th Street on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April, 1941.
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CHICAGO: EASTER PROCESSION.
Easter procession outside of a church on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, April 1941.
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