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BERMUDA: SHIPWRECK, 1609.
Sir George Somers and a group of English colonists aboard the 'Sea Adventure' shipwrecked in Bermuda, 1609. Drawing by Richard Caton Woodville, 1903.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Franklin on his diplomatic mission to France aboard the U.S.S. 'Reprisal' in the autumn of 1776. Illustration by Howard Pyle (1853-1911).
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CIVIL WAR: USS MINNESOTA.
The steam frigate USS Minnesota, flagship of the Union blockading squadron during the American Civil War. Wood engraving, American, 1861, after a photograph.
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ATLANTIC OCEAN, 1912.
Passengers on a steamship in the Atlantic Ocean looking out onto a field of ice, a similar view as would have been visible to passengers on the 'Titanic.' Photograph, 1912.
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WORLD WAR I: SAILING.
The George Washington
carrying President Wilson to the Peace Congress in Paris. The ship is seen guarded by submarine chasers as it leaves New York Harbor. Photograph, December 1918.
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ATLAS: AETHIOPIAN SEA, 1662. A depiction of the Atlantic Ocean off of western Africa, classically known as the Aethiopian Sea, from Joan Blaeu's 'Atlas Maior'. Atlas illustration, 1662-1672.
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GEOGRAPHY.
Germany, Bavaria, Swabia, Wangen: the Ravenburger gate, date unknown, around 1929, photo by Atlantic.
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SECOND MOROCCAN CRISIS.
Second Morocco Crisis 1911: German small cruiser SMS Berlin, which arrived two days after gunboat Panther in order to strengthen German offshore position in Agadir early in July, 1911. Photograph, 1911.
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FISHERMEN, 1884.
Long Island fishermen dividing up the day's catch. Wood engraving, American, 1884, after Arthur Burdett Frost.
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VIKINGS: NORTH AMERICA.
Norse ships entering Boston Harbor. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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MAP: CANADA, c1594.
A map depicting the eastern coast of Canada, along with the northern Atlantic Ocean and western Europe, inset with a whaling scene. Engraved map by Jan van Doetecom and David de Meyne, c1594.
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CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
(1451-1506). Italian navigator. The departure of Columbus for the New World in 1492. Color lithograph, mid or late 19th century.
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CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
(1451-1506). Italian navigator. Columbus on the deck of his ship at night. Engraving, c1843, by John Sartain after a painting by Joseph Mallord William Turner.
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COLUMBUS: SHIP, c1494.
The ship of Christopher Columbus off the coast of the New World. A two-page spread from 'In Lauden Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispania[rum] Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triu[m]phus.' Woodcut and letterpress by Carlo Verardi, c1494.
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HEYERDAHL: RA II, 1970.
The Norwegian anthropologist and explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his crew photographed aboard the 'Ra II,' a reproduction of an ancient Egyptian papyrus boat, during their voyage of May-July 1970 in which they successfully crossed the Atlantic Ocean from Morocco to Barbados.
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FOSTER DULLES AND COUVE OF MURVILLE.
American secretary of state to foreign affairs John Foster Dulles , here greeted at Paris airport (right) by Maurice Couve de Murville french minister of foreign affairs and (left) Herve Alphand (Permanent Representative of France to North Atlantic Council) july 04, 1958 for meeting with french president CharlesDeGaull
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ERIE CANAL OPENING, 1825.
New York Governor DeWitt Clinton pouring water from Lake Erie into the Atlantic Ocean at the Grand Canal Celebration in New York Harbor, 4 November 1825. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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COLUMBUS: DEPARTURE, 1492.
The departure of Christopher Columbus from Palos, Spain, on 3 August 1492 (the presence of Ferdinand and Isabella is symbolic and was not actual). Engraving by Theodor de Bry, 1594.
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COLUMBUS: SHIP, c1494.
The ship of Christopher Columbus off the coast of the New World. Woodcut from 'In Lauden Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispania[rum] Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triu[m]phus,' by Carlo Verardi, c1494.
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COD FISHING, 1891.
Fishermen on the Grand Banks off the coast of Newfoundland preparing their catch. Wood engraving, American, 1891.
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TITANIC: SINKING, 1912.
The 'Titanic' 15 minutes before she sank, on the night of 14-15 April 1912. Contemporary English drawing.
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WORLD WAR I: DEUTSCHLAND.
The German U-151 merchant submarine 'Deutschland,' led by Paul König, at Baltimore, Maryland, where it arrived after travelling undetected through the English Channel. Photograph, July 1916.
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GREENLAND ESKIMOS, 1555.
Eskimos sealing among ice-floes in Greenland. Woodcut from Olaus Magnus' 'Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus,' Rome, Italy, 1555.
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CARTOON: LEND-LEASE ACT,
1941. 'The Way of a Stork.' English cartoon characterizing the birth of the Lend-Lease Act as a 'happy event' for Britain. Cartoon by Leslie Illingworth, 1941. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALE.
Etching, late 19th century.
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NARRAGANSETT BAY, c1880.
Aerial view of Narragansett Bay seen from above Providence, Rhode Island. Lithograph, c1880.
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S.S. DEUTSCHLAND, c1899.
The S.S. Deutschland of the Hamburg-American S.S. Company departing from New York Harbor. Painting by Fred Pansing, c1899.
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EARTH FROM SPACE, 2000.
A view of North America, assembled from images and data acquired by NASA's Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer orbits and the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission, c2000.
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SEA MONSTER, 1555.
One of the sea monsters thought to inhabit the 'Sea of Darkness' to the west and south of Europe. Woodcut from Swedish geographer Olaus Magnus' 'Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibus', Rome, 1555.
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TRACES OF ATLANTIS.
Traces of Atlantis midway between Africa and South America on a German map, 1785.
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MAP OF AMERICA, c1804.
Map of North America by Aaron Arrowsmith, c1804.
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ATLANTIC CITY, 1920s.
Summer crowds at the seaside resort of Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the 1920s. From a stereograph.
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NORTH AMERICA MAP, c1754.
English map, mid-18th century, showing British and French possessions in North America at the time of the outbreak of the French and Indian War in 1754.
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TREATY OF PARIS, 1783.
'The Blessings of Peace. England's Sun Setting.' At left Benjamin Franklin is crowning the young republic, who is seated with allies, the kings of Spain and France. By contrast King George III, surrounded by lords, is at a loss of what to do. Contemporary English cartoon.
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HISTORY.
History, 20th century, World War II - Maryland class American battleship is sunk by Italian submarine Barbarigo in the Atlantic Ocean, May 31, 1942. Cover illustration from La Domenica del Corriere, Sunday supplement to Italian daily newspaper Il Corriere della Sera. Illustrator Achille Beltrame. Full Credit: Copyright DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / The Gr
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FINE ART.
Cartography, 17th century. Map of the Americas by Henricus Hondius, 1631. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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TRIANGULAR TRADE MAP.
Map of the 'Triangular Trade' between Britain, its American colonies, and Africa in the 17th and 18th centuries. Engraving, 19th Century.
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ATLANTIC CITY, 1890.
Watching the tide come in at Atlantic City, New Jersey. Wood engraving, American, 1890, after a drawing by W.P. Snyder.
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ATLANTIC BALLOON, 1859.
The 'Atlantic,' in which John Wise and three companions set out from St. Louis, Missouri, on 1 July 1859 to prove that a west-to-east crossing of the Atlantic Ocean was possible. Contemporary wood engraving.
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PADDLEWHEELER, c1900.
A docked paddlewheeler at Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.
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