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MYTHOLOGY: PHAETON.
Phaeton struck down by Zeus' thunder. Copper engraving, French, 18th century.
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FALL OF ICARUS.
Copper engraving, French, 1731, by Bernard Picart.
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ADAM AND EVE.
'Man's Shamefull Fall.' Engraving, 18th century.
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CIVIL WAR: RICHMOND, 1865.
Union soldiers guarding an arsenal among the ruins of the Franklin Paper Mill yard in Richmond, Virginia. Photograph, April 1865.
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ADAM AND EVE.
'Therefore the Lord God sent him forth from the Garden of Eden.' Engraving, 18th century.
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ADAM & EVE, 12th CENTURY.
The Fall of Man. At top left, Eve converses with the snake. Top right, she offers the fruit to Adam. In the center they are ashamed and hide themselves. Below an angel blows a trumpet of doom and another pushes them out of the garden. Illumination from a 12th century Greek copy of the Homilies of James Kokkinobaphos.
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WORLD WAR II: BERLIN, 1945.
Ruins of the Reichstag in Berlin, with Soviet airplanes flying in formation above, May 1945 Photographed by Yevgeny Khaldei, possibly a photo-montage. Full credit: Voller Ernst - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ANIMAL.
'Buck, the magical horse of New York' - Animal training, the horse playing a horse ridden to death, whose rider also died - A cowboy leting fall exhausted the saddle of his horse - Photographer: Martin Munkacsi - 1934 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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DAEDALUS AND ICARUS.
French colored engraving, 1660.
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JACK & JILL, 1873.
'Jack and Jill.' Illustration from an American edition of 'Nursery Rhymes,' 1873.
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CARTOON: GORBACHEV, 1991.
Cartoon comment on the fragmentation of the Soviet Union; Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev looks upon a shattered hammer and sickle, representing growing separatist movements throughout the USSR. Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 31 August 1991.
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ST. LYDWINA'S FALL, 1498.
Woodcut from Johann von Brugman's 'Vita Lijdwine,' Schiedam, 1498.
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FALL OF REBEL ANGELS.
Illumination from the 15th century manuscript of the 'Tres Riches Heures' of Jean, Duke of Berry.
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SACK RACE, 1909.
Sack race at a 4th of July celebration at the Buck Hill Inn, Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania. Photograph, 1909.
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ROGER RIVIERE.
Roger Riviere will do his first time out since his serious fall during France cycling race, here having a massage by Emile Wauono , 1960. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ETHIOPIA.
Amhara horsemen and armed guards around Gondar at Tississat Falls, Tana Lake, during a visit by Queen Elizabeth II and Philip Mountbatten in Ethiopia February 7, 1965. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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BICYCLE RIDING SCHOOL 1869.
In New York City at the time of the first American bicycle craze: line engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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DURER: DAEDALUS & ICARUS.
Daedalus and Icarus. Colored woodcut, 1493, by Albrecht Durer.
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FATHER LOUIS HENNEPIN
(1640-1701?). French missionary and explorer in North America. At the Falls of St Anthony, 1680, along the Mississippi. Lithograph, 1905.
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ICE SKATING, c1940.
People ice skating, with one person who has fallen, on a lake in the vicinity of Brockton, Massachusetts. Photographed by Jack Delano, c1940.
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IDAHO: SHOSHONE FALLS.
A view of Shoshone Falls on the Snake River in southern Idaho. Photographed by Timothy H. O'Sullivan, 1868.
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JACK AND JILL.
Wood engraving, late-19th century, from an American edition of 'Mother Goose's Melodies.'
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SCOTLAND: WASHING LAUNDRY.
A woman washing laundry by a river in the Scottish Highlands. Wood engraving, c1875, after Townley Green.
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IRELAND: SALMON LEAP, c1840.
View of the Salmon Leap at the confluence of the rivers Liffey and Rye at Leixlip, County Kildare, Ireland. Steel engraving, English, c1840, after William Henry Bartlett.
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CONVERSION OF SAINT PAUL.
The conversion of Saint Paul on the road to Damascus. Illumination from 'Livre des Merveilles,' c1410.
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IDAHO: SHOSHONE FALLS.
View across the top of Shoshone Falls on the Snake River in southern Idaho. Stereograph, 1874, by Timothy H. O'Sullivan.
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SINO JAPANESE WAR, c1895.
A battle during the Sino Japanese War between Chinese soldiers and Japanese General Major Odera in a snowstorm at Weihaiwei Bay, resulting in Odera's death. Right panel of a triptych, color woodcut by Kokunimasa Utagawa, c1895.
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ST. ANTHONY FALLS, c1850.
A view of the Falls of St. Anthony on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota, partly jammed with logs from a sawmill upstream; Ard Godfrey, who constructed the sawmill in 1849, stands on a log in the foreground. Daguerreotype, c1852, by Tallmadge Elwell.
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SCOTLAND: PASS OF GLENCOE.
View of the Pass of Glencoe in the Scottish Highlands. Wood engraving, c1875, by Edward Whymper after Townley Green.
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ULYSSES S. GRANT.
Commander of the Union Armies, Ulysses S. Grant, at City Point, Virginia, during the siege of Petersburg, Virginia, during the American Civil War, 1864. Oil over photograph.
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NEW DEAL: C.C.C., 1933.
Members of one of the first units of Civilian Conservation Corps recruits clearing ground to set up a campsite, at the start of a reforestation project in a section of George Washington National Forest near Luray, Virginia, 18 April 1933.
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REVOLUTIONARY WAR: CARTOON.
'The Horse America Throwing his Master.' English cartoon, 1779, predicting the outcome of the American Revolutionary War.
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ALASKA: KAYAKING.
Two Eskimo men kayaking, one of them falling in the water, Nome, Alaska. Photograph, early 20th century.
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CIVIL WAR: PONTOON BRIDGE.
Pontoon bridge over the James River at Richmond, Virginia. Photograph, April 1865.
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FINE ART.
Fall, detail from The Four Seasons by Johann Esaias Nilson (1721-1788), gouache technique, print. Germany, 18th Century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FINE ART.
The fall of Phaeton, by Luca Giordano (1634-1705), oil on canvas, 115x136 cm. Full Credit: DEA / L. PEDICINI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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DOYLE: SHERLOCK HOLMES, 1893. Sherlock Holmes and Professor Moriarty locked in mortal combat at the Reichenbach Falls. Engraving after a drawing by Sidney Paget for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'The Adventure of the Final Problem,' 1893.
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FALL OF ROME, 476.
Romulus Augustulus (b.461?), last Roman emperor of the West, deposed by Odoacer in 476. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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WALLS OF JERUSALEM.
Breaking down the walls of Jerusalem. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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NAPOLEONIC WARS, 1815.
The entry of the Allies into Paris after the Battle of Waterloo, 1815. Line engraving by G.W. Terry, c1860.
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