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0002015
TRIS SPEAKER (1888-1958).
American baseball player. Photographed 1916-26 as a member of the Cleveland Indians.
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AD: PANASONIC, 1968.
American advertisement for Panasonic audio equipment. Photograph, 1968.
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JOHN LLEWELLYN LEWIS
(1880-1969). American labor leader, speaking at a convention of the United Mine Workers in Washington, D.C., 1938.
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0023456
U.S. COMIC STRIPS:
The Yellow Kid, created by Richard F. Outcault in 1894.
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0169242
PARIS COMMUNE, 1871.
Speaker during an assembly.
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0245705
BILLY GRAHAM (1918- ).
William Franklin Graham. American evangelist. Photographed while delivering a sermon at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin, June 1954.
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0026982
RADIO RECEIVER, 1932.
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0093286
BERLIN: PROTEST, 1919.
Popular demonstration against the terms of the Treaty of Versailles at Berlin, Germany. Photographed June 1919.
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0106571
CLARA BARTON (1821-1912).
Founder of the American Red Cross. Barton with the graduating class of nurses at Blockley Hospital in Philadelphia, where she gave a commencement speech, c1902.
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0069816
JEAN-PAUL MARAT (1743-1793).
French (Swiss-born) physician, journalist, and revolutionary politician. Contemporary French stipple engraving.
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MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
(1929-1968). American cleric and civil rights leader.
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0081949
ANGELA DAVIS (1944- ).
American political activist. Speaking behind a glass cage at Madison Square Garden, New York City, 29 June 1972.
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WORLD WAR II: DECLARATION.
The Joint Resolution signed by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Vice President Henry Agard Wallace, and Speaker of the House of Representatives Sam Rayburn declaring war on Germany on 11 December 1941 at 3:05 P.M. E.S.T.
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WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN
(1860-1925). American lawyer and political leader. Campaigning for the presidency, 1908.
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0044666
VLADIMIR LENIN (1870-1924).
Vladimir Ilich Ulyanov, known as Lenin. Russian Communist leader. Lenin speaking on the GOELRO economic development plan at the 8th All-Russian Congress of Soviets, December 1920. Oil on canvas, 1957, by Leonid Shmatko. EDITORIAL USE ONLY.
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0028248
BENJAMIN DISRAELI (1804-1881).
1st Earl of Beaconsfield. English statesman and writer. Disraeli introducing his Reform Bill in the House of Commons in 1867. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0040377
THOMAS EDISON (1847-1931).
American inventor. Edison in his laboratory. Wood engraving, 1889, after Thure Thulstrup.
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0063991
VLADIMIR LENIN (1870-1924).
Vladimir Ilich Ulyanov, known as Lenin. Russian Communist leader. Lenin addressing a political rally in 1920.
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GEORGES CLEMENCEAU
(1841-1929). French statesman. Giving a speech at a political gathering at the Cirque Fernando in Montmartre, Paris. Oil on canvas, 1885, by Jean François Raffaelli.
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0013285
FILM: LILLY TURNER, 1933.
Guy Kibbee as Dr. McGill in 'Lilly Turner,' 1933. Film still photograph.
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0040762
BENJAMIN DISRAELI (1804-1881).
1st Earl of Beaconsfield. English statesman and writer. 'Disraeli addressing the House.' Pen-and-ink drawing by Harry Furniss (1854-1925).
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0026984
RADIO RECEIVER, 1933.
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0098526
TEMPERANCE MEETING, 1877.
Sunday afternoon temperance meeting. Wood engraving, American, 1877.
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0031888
PHONOGRAPH, c1910.
Line cut, German, c1910.
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LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
The speaker, miniature from Rhetorica ad herennium known as Cicero, manuscript, Italy 14th Century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0041700
TEXAS: HOME RADIO, 1939.
A farm couple listening to the radio at home in Hidalgo County, Texas. Oil over a photograph, 1939, by Russell Lee.
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0006241
THOMAS EDISON (1847-1931).
American inventor. Wood engraving after a photograph.
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0009747
VIRGINIA: PATRICK HENRY, 1765.
Patrick Henry speaking in the Virginia House of Burgesses, May 1765. Steel engraving after the painting by Peter Frederick Rothermel (1817-1895).
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0352063
CARTOON: VOTING, 1855.
'Honest voters trying to elect their officers, in front of the house; Ballot box stuffers, electing their men, behind the house.' American cartoon printed at San Francisco, California, taking a critical view of the conduct of elections in the city at the time of the state elections of 1855. Contemporary lithograph.
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0253668
VLADIVOSTOK, SIBERIA, RUSSIA.
Bolshevik orators speak to crowds during summer riots in Vladivostok. Kadel & Herbert.
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0061042
MAXIMILIEN ROBESPIERRE
(1758-1794). French revolutionist. Robespierre speaking to the Jacobin Club at Paris. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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0008200
EDISON PHONOGRAPH AD, 1899.
American advertisement for the Edison Concert Phonograph, 1899.
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0176254
ARISTIDE BRIAND (1862-1932).
French statesman. Briand delivering a speech on disarmament before the Ninth Assembly of the League of Nations in the Hall of the Reformation, Geneva, Switzerland, while serving as French Minister of Foreign Affairs, September 1928. Photographed by Erich Salomon.
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0171673
PATRICK HENRY (1736-1799).
'Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!' Patrick Henry delivers his great speech on the rights of the colonies before the Virginia Assembly, convened at Richmond, 23 March 1775. Wood engraving, American, 1876.
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0324549
CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870).
English novelist. Dickens delivering a public reading in Boston, Massachusetts, at the start of his second American tour, December 1867. Contemporary American wood engraving, after a drawing by Charles Alfred Barry.
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0064898
AUSTRIAN REVOLUTION, 1848.
Memorial services in Vienna, 3 September 1848, for workers who had fallen in the revolutionary struggles of that year. Contemporary wood engraving.
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0039781
THE ZARIEFF QUADRUPLETS.
Elsa, Jenny, Bennett, and Penny.
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0004046
HEINRICH SCHLIEMANN
(1822-1890). German traveler and archeologist. Schliemann addressing a scientific group in London, England. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1877.
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0419896
AD: ZENITH, 1968.
American advertisement for Zenith's 'Circle of Sound' Speakers. Photograph, 1968.
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0000035
DAVY CROCKETT (1786-1836).
American frontiersman. Congressional candidate Crockett making a stump speech. Wood engraving from a c1850 edition of his autobiography.
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