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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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VENICE: DUCAL PALACE.
View of the ducal palace in Venice, Italy. Wood engraving, c1875, after Harry Fenn.
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CHRISTIANSBORG PALACE, c1910.
The gates of Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photograph, c1910.
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EGYPT: CAIRO.
An exterior view of the Sultan Hassan Mosque in Cairo, Egypt. Photograph, mid or late 19th century.
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NEW ORLEANS: HOUSE.
A view of the house at 837 Governor Nicholls Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston, c1938.
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APOLLO 11, 1969.
Conceptual artwork of the Saturn V rocket separating from the Apollo 11 Lunar Module and Command and Service Modile. Illustration, c1969.
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HERODIUM, 2008.
Herod's Palace in Herodium, located in the West Bank. Photograph, 2008. Full credit: Insadco / Ivan Vdovin - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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INDIA: HARIDWAR, 2010.
Hindus bathing in the Ganges River at Haridwar, India. Photograph, 2010. Full credit: Bhattacharya - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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SANTA CLAUS, 1848.
"So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, With a sleigh full of Toys, and St Nicholas too." Illustration from an 1848 edition of Clement C. Moore's 1823 poem, "The Night Before Christmas.
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BURLINGTON ZEPHYR, 1940.
Awaiting the arrival of the Burlington Zephyr in East Dubuque, Illinois: oil over a photograph, 1940, by John Vachon.
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SPACE SHUTTLE LAUNCH, 1993.
Launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavour from Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Photograph, 21 June 1993.
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APOLLO 11, 1969.
Conceptual artwork of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module separating from the Command and Service Modile enroute to the moon. Illustration, c1969.
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CALIFORNIA: MISSION.
Mission San Carlos Borromeo, founded in 1771, in Carmel, California. Photograph by Carol M. Highsmith, late 20th century.
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SAN FRANCISCO, c1901.
A cable car in San Francisco, California. Photograph, c1901.
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PAIRS: OUTDOOR CAFE, c1830.
Cafe des Ambassadeurs in the Champs-Élysées, Paris, France, on a summer evening. Watercolor, c1830.
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PARIS: BASTILLE DAY.
Young Parisians celebrating Bastille Day, the French national holiday, by dancing in the street in Saint-German-des-Prés, 14 July 1958.
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LONDON: ADMIRALTY, c1840.
'The Admiralty, Parliament Street,' London. Line engraving, c1840.
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SYRIA: SPONGE DIVERS, 1862.
Diving for sponges off the coast of Syria in the eastern Mediterranean. Wood engraving, English, 1862.
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GETTYSBURG, c1903.
A monument at the Summit of Culp's Hill at the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. Photograph, c1903.
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CHURCH OF THE AGONY.
Church of All Nations. Exterior of the Roman Catholic church located on the Mount of Olives, next to the Garden of Gethsemane, East Jerusalem. It enshrines a section of bedrock where Jesus is said to have prayed before his arrest.
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ELLIS ISLAND, c1920.
Partial view of the main building on Ellis Island, the immigration station in New York Harbor, c1920.
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INDIA: JAIPUR, c1907.
'Mohammedans performing the sword dance in the festival of Mahorem, Jaipur, India.' Stereograph, c1907.
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JEAN ANOUILH (1910-1987).
Writer Montreux, Switzerland 1967. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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VLADIMIR NABOKOV (1899-1977).
Writer Gstaad Switzerland 1971. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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ELEPHANT PLOWING, 1847.
An elephant plowing a field on a sugar plantation in India. Wood engraving, 1847.
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LONDON: WESTMINSTER ABBEY.
Steel engraving, French, c1850.
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THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY.
Lars Passgård in a scene from 'Through a Glass Darkly,' directed by Ingmar Bergman, 1961.
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GARDEN OF GETHSEMANE.
Inside enclosure (viewed from north) with the New Church, East Jerusalem. Photograph, early 20th century.
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EGYPT: CAIRO.
The exterior of a building showing the typical wooden lattices over the windows, called 'meshrebeeyeh', in Cairo, Egypt. Photograph, mid or late 19th century.
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TWAIN: MISSISSIPPI, 1883.
Illustration from the first edition of Mark Twain's 'Life on the Mississippi,' 1883.
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MUNICH, GERMANY, 1821.
A view of Munich, Germany. Etching and engraving, 1821, after a drawing by Robert Batty.
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TEMPERANCE CARTOON, c1917.
'Daddy's In There...'. American cartoon from a broadside published by the Anti-Saloon League, c1917, highlighting children as the ultimate victims of alcohol abuse.
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0268002
GETTYSBURG, 1863.
The breastworks on Round Top on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Timothy O'Sullivan, July 1863.
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0116989
JOHN MONTACUTE (1350-1400).
3rd Earl of Salisbury. Montacute arriving at Conwy Castle to confer with King Richard II of England, 1399. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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UTAH: DINOSAUR QUARRY.
Fossil preparator Tobe Wilkins of the National Park Service exposing the teeth of a fossilized Camarasaurus skull in the Dinosaur Quarry at Dinosaur National Monument, northeastern Utah. Photographed c1975.
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CALIFORNIA: MISSION, 1936.
Mission San Luis Rey de Francia, founded in 1798 in Oceanside, California. Photograph by Henry F. Withey, 1936.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Cambodia - Phnom Penh - Lang Ka In Pagoda. Monk. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Facade of Chateau de Cheverny, 1624-1630. France, 17th century. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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WILLIAM AND MARY COLLEGE.
In Williamsburg, Virginia, from the east and from the head of Duke of Gloucester Street. The three buildings, from left to right, are Brafferton Hall, the Wren Buildling, and the President's House: colored engraving, c1740.
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HENRY IV OF GERMANY
(1050-1106). King of Germany and Holy Roman Emperor (1056-1106). The Emperor Henry IV kneeling in the snow with his wife, the Empress Bertha, and their young son outside the fortress at Canossa, Italy, 1077, seeking absolution from Pope Gregory VII, who had excommunicated him the year before. Wood engraving, American, c1836.
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