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0038021
PERUVIAN QUIPU
for counting and recording facts and events, of Inca workmanship.
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0101294
SAMUEL LANGHORNE CLEMENS
(1835-1910). 'Mark Twain.' American writer and humorist. Mark Twain's Memory Builder, 1891.
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0228439
PEOPLE.
German Empire, Manners: guest who doesn't want to go in spite of the fact that the hosts are tired - Photographer: Peter Weller - 1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0147730
JEUNE PHOTOGRAPHE.
Young Honore Durand is going to photograph french president ReneCoty february 1955 (in fact he's going to photograph a photo of ReneCoty). Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved. 
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0614652
USA; 'DR MCMUNN'S ELIXIR OF OPIUM', SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES AS A 'DENARCOTIZED' NOSTRUM FOR MANY ILLS FROM C. 1835, IT WAS IN FACT HIGHLY ADDICTIVE.
. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0616409
ITALY / CHINA / IRAN.
The baptism of Chagatai Khan (r. 1226-1242 as represented in Le Livre des Merveilles, early 15th century. In fact Chagatai was never baptised and never became a Christian. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0615335
INDONESIA.
A 'wayang kulit' shadow puppet of Semar, leader of the Punokawan or clown-servants of the heroes. Known for his powerful breaking of wind and insatiable hunger, he is in fact a powerful Javanese deity. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0615336
INDONESIA.
A 'wayang kulit' mural of Semar, leader of the Punokawan or clown-servants of the heroes. Known for his powerful breaking of wind and insatiable hunger, he is in fact a powerful Javanese deity. Cirebon, Java. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0615337
INDONESIA.
A 'wayang kulit' mural of Semar, leader of the Punokawan or clown-servants of the heroes. Known for his powerful breaking of wind and insatiable hunger, he is in fact a powerful Javanese deity. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0602515
EGYPT.
An 1830s sketch of an Egyptian woman by Edward W. Lane. Some say the portrait is, in fact, Lane?ÇÖs Greek wife Nefeeseh who he bought at a slave market in Cairo.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0615334
INDONESIA.
A 'wayang kulit' shadow puppet of Semar, leader of the Punokawan or clown-servants of the heroes. Known for his powerful breaking of wind and insatiable hunger, he is in fact a powerful Javanese deity. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0618003
USA.
The 1900 Galveston Hurricane. 'Missed! A deaf looter at Galveston escapes temporarily a deserved fate', 1900. In fact there were looters and shootings after the hurricane, but this may be a posed image. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0614651
USA; 'DR MCMUNN'S ELIXIR OF OPIUM', SOLD IN THE UNITED STATES AS A 'DENARCOTIZED' NOSTRUM FOR MANY ILLS FROM C. 1835, IT WAS IN FACT HIGHLY ADDICTIVE.
. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.