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CRUSADES: CHESS PLAYERS.
A Christian man and a Muslim man playing chess. Drawing after a 13th century Spanish manuscript illumination.
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LOUISA MAY ALCOTT (1832-1888).
American author. Alcott and her family in their home at Concord, Massachusetts. Drawing, 19th century.
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CALIFORNIA: INTERIOR.
Interior view of the Company Officer's Quarters at Hamilton Field in Novato, California, built in 1930s. Photograph, c1994.
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ISTANBUL: BLUE MOSQUE.
Architectural detail of a lantern inside the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph by John van Rolleghem, mid 20th century.
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HOLY LAND.
Interior of the Russian Orthodox Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, Mount of Olives, East Jerusalem. Stereograph, c1910.
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0165841
WHITE HOUSE: EAST ROOM.
Interior of the East Room at the White House in Washington, D.C. Photograph, c1970.
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0174849
IRAN: MOSQUE, 2002.
Interior of the Nasir al-Mulk Mosque in Shiraz, Iran. Photograph, 2002. Full credit: JOKER/Allg÷wer - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0129895
JAPANESE SUBMARINE, 1943.
The engine room of a Japanese submarine on a mission in the South Pacific during World War II, 1943.
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0010929
FRANCIS BACON (1561-1626).
Viscount St. Albans. English philosopher, statesman, and author. Line engraving after a painting from the studio of Paul Van Somer.
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0038430
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
(1685-1750). German organist and composer. Lithograph, 19th century.
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0124555
CARNEGIE HALL: INTERIOR.
View of the audience at a sold out concert in Carnegie Hall, New York, c1975.
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0165830
WHITE HOUSE: BLUE ROOM.
The Blue Room in the White House in Washington, D.C. Photograph, c1972.
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ITALY: FLORENCE.
The Sala Di Saturno in Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Italy. Photograph, c1870.
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TURKEY: TOPKAPI PALACE.
The Hall of the Ablution Fountain at the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey, decorated with 17th century tile patterns. Photograph, c1960.
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BOEING 707, c1960.
Interior of a Boeing 707 jet airliner, operated by Trans World Airlines, during a passenger flight, c1960, on which the 1956 film 'High Society,' starring Frank Sinatra, is being shown.
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0112773
FRANCE: NEIGHBORHOOD CAFE.
Waitress pouring a glass of red wine in a neighborhood bistro in Paris, c1959.
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0007863
NATIVE AMERICAN SHAMAN, 1855.
A medicine man concocting a pot of medicine to the accompaniment of the sacred rattle. Steel engraving after Seth Eastman, 1855.
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SHAMAN AND PATIENT, 1851.
A medicine man administering to a patient, to the accompaniment of the sacred rattle. Steel engraving after Seth Eastman, 1851.
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0127529
TURKEY: HAGIA SOPHIA.
Looking toward the apse of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. Photograph, mid-20th century.
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0259926
INDIRA NEHRU GANDHI
(1917-1984). Indian political leader. Photographed with Guinean delegate Achkar Marof at the United Nations in New York, 1966.
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0409946
AD: PONTIAC, 1961.
American advertisement for interior options in Pontiac automobiles, 1961.
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0122034
ALASKA: ESKIMO FAMILY.
An Eskimo family wearing traditional fur clothing, seated inside their home made of logs, Alaska. Photographed by Frank E. Kleinschmidt, November 1924.
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VLADIMIR NABOKOV (1899-1977).
Writer Montreux Switzerland 1965. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0165051
IRIS MURDOCH (1919-1999).
Writer 1966. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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0048832
FIRST WATER-CLOSET, 1596.
The first water-closet, invented by Sir John Harington (1561-1612). Colored woodcut from Harington's 'Metamorphosis of Ajax,' 1596, the publication which, along with other satires, led to his banishment from the court of his godmother, Queen Elizabeth I.
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0059996
GLASS MANUFACTURE, 1751.
Manufacturing plate glass. A ladle of molten glass, ready to pour, is pulled out of the furnace onto a carriage. Line engraving, from 'L'Encyclopedie' of Denis Diderot, French, 1751.
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0127435
HAGIA SOPHIA: EMPEROR.
Mosaic representing the early 10th century Byzantine Emperor Alexander in Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph, c1970.
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0122205
SHARECROPPER HOME, 1938.
Sharecropper's wife with her baby and young child inside a shack without windows, Missouri. Photograph by Russell Lee, May 1938.
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0119333
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE, 1943.
Students at an elementary school in an Italian-American neighborhood of New York City, reciting the pledge of allegiance. Photograph by Marjory Collins, 1943.
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0351449
ITALY: FLORENCE.
'Vittoria' by Vincenzo Consani in the Sala Di Giove in Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Italy. Photograph, c1870.
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0104334
ASTRONOMER, 1568.
An astronomer and cosmographer. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0104335
ARMORER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0116155
ENGLAND: CATHEDRAL CHOIR.
Choir screen in Rochester Cathedral, Kent, with figures of bishops and Cardinals. Photograph, mid-20th century.
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0125734
PONCE DE LEËN HOTEL, 1888.
Interior of the Ponce de Leˇn Hotel in St. Augustine, Florida. Photograph by George Barker, 1888.
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0351727
AUCKLAND MUSEUM, c1880.
The interior of Nelson's carved house at the Auckland Museum in Auckland, New Zealand. Photograph by Josiah Martin, c1880.
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WOMEN'S ART MUSEUM.
View of the third floor gallery at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C., opened in 1993.
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DECORATIVE ARTS.
Michele Cilea, Portrait of Ladies. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights rese
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HISTORY.
Portrait of Christian VII (Copenhagen, 1749 - Rendsburg, 1808), King of Denmark and Norway and Duke of Schleswig and Holstein, son of Frederick V, King of Denmark and Louise of Hanover, 1789. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0010722
JOHN PETER ZENGER TRIAL.
John Zenger, an American printer and journalist, in the dock defended by Andrew Hamilton at his trial for seditious libel in New York City, 1735. Drawing, late 19th century.
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0080993
VOLTAIRE (1694-1778).
Assumed name of Franšois Marie Arouet, French man of letters. Voltaire writing his epic poem 'La Henriade' while imprisoned in the Bastille, 1717-18. French engraving, c1830, after Franšois Bouchot.
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