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CHINA: FAMINE, 1877.
'The famine in China. A mother selling her children to procure bread. An actual sketch in Chinkiang.' Wood engraving, American, 1877.
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IRISH POTATO FAMINE, 1847.
Funeral at Skibbereen. Line engraving, 1847.
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0176139
RUSSIA: FAMINE, 1892.
Russian peasants being fed by the Red Cross in Niji Province, Russia, during the famine of 1892. Photograph, 1892.
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0115734
CHINA: PEKING, c1902.
Group of Chinese people waiting at the United States food distributing station in Peking, China. Stereograph, c1902.
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0115733
CHINA: FAMINE VICTIM.
Starving Chinese boy begging on the street. Photograph, early 20th century.
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CHINA: FOOD AID, 1946.
Distribution of rice during time of famine in the Kiangsu Province, China. Photograph by Arthur Rothstein, 1946.
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INVASION OF RUSSIA.
French army withdrawing from Russia and collapsing: bodies of the soldiers, who died of hunger, exhaustion and severe cold, are lying in the snow. Contemporary depiction, 1812.
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PEOPLE.
Serval, Claire de hunger artist (showmen who fasted in Europe as a public attraction at the end of 19th and at the beginning of the 20th century over a longer time period) - Published by: 'Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung' 11/1909 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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POTATO FAMINE.
Interior of a peasant's hut during the Great Potato Famine of 1846-47 in Ireland. Colored engraving, 19th century.
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0008435
ENGLAND: FAMINE, 1862.
Provision shop in Manchester, England, during the cotton famine resulting from the Union blockade of Confederate ports during the American Civil War. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1862.
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CHINA: FAMINE, c1909.
Chinese soldiers supervising the distribution of famine relief rations. Photograph, c1909.
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CHINA: FAMINE, 1946.
A man with a shovel burying a child in a shallow grave in a rural area in the Kiangsu Province, China. Photograph by Arthur Rothstein, 1946.
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CARTOON: CHINESE FAMINE.
'By government decree every member of the commune is entitled to a private lot.' Cartoon comment on the Great Chinese Famine and the reduction of agricultural centralization announced by Mao Zedong's government. Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 9 March 1961.
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QUEEN VICTORIA CARTOON.
'Disputed Empire.' Cartoon, 1877, by John Tenniel from 'Punch.'
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FAMINE IN ETHIOPIE.
Starvation in Ethiopia Mekele refugees camp april 1985. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0141412
FAMINE AU BIAFRA.
Children suffering from starvation during war of Biafra july 3, 1968. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0084639
RUSSIA: FAMINE, 1891.
The migration of peasants. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1891.
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0051570
POTATO FAMINE.
An Irish cartoon from 1881 showing the huge decline in the population of Ireland from 1841 to 1881 due to deaths during the Great Potato Famine of 1846-47 and to emigration.
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WWI: REFUGEES, 1919.
Starving Serbian refugees at a Red Cross station in France. Photograph, 1919.
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RUSSIA: FAMINE, 1892.
'The famine in Russia: peasants taking thatch from the roofs to feed cattle.' Wood engraving from an English newspaper, 1892.
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RUSSIA: FAMINE, 1892.
'The Famine in Russia: Begging for bread at the mayor's house, near Simbirsk. From a sketch by a Russian officer.' Engraving by R. Caton Woodville.
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0115726
NAZI POSTER, 1932.
'Against Hunger and Despair! Vote Hitler!' German poster, 1932, for National Socialist presidential candidate Adolf Hitler.
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0086840
ENGLAND: COTTON FAMINE.
The home of a Manchester mill worker during the cotton famine in England following the Union blockade of Confederate ports during the American Civil War. Wood engraving, English, 1862.
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IRISH POTATO FAMINE, 1846-7.
'Miss Kennedy distributing clothing at Kilrush.' Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1849.
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IRISH POTATO FAMINE, 1846-7.
'Scalpeen of Tim Downs at Dunmore.' Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1849.
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AFRICA: MALNUTRITION.
A doctor with the World Health Organization examines a boy suffering from kwashiorkor as a result of exteme malnutrition. Photograph, 1980s or 1990s.
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0121155
CHINA: PUNISHMENT, c1870.
A criminal in China being punished by confinement in a cage, in which he can relieve his feet only by suspending himself by the neck, and will ultimately die of starvation and thirst. Photographed by John Thomson, c1870.
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0323291
FLOOD REFUGEES, 1937.
People waiting in a food line at a flood refugee camp in Forrest City, Arkansas. Photograph by Walker Evans, February 1937.
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0066758
PILGRIMS STARVING.
Dealing out the daily five kernels of corn per person during the starving time in the Plymouth Colony of Massachusetts, Spring 1623. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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GREAT POTATO FAMINE, 1840s.
Starving Irish children searching for potatoes during the Great Potato Famine of 1846-47. Contemporary color engraving.
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WORLD WAR II: STALAG XII.
An emaciated American prisoner of war at Stalag XII, in the area of Limburg, Germany, shown after the liberation of the camp by Allied forces. Photographed April 1945.
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NEW MEXICO: HEALTH CLINIC.
A malnourished 5-year-old being examined in a clinic operated by the Taos County Cooperative Health Association in Penasco, New Mexico. Photograph by John Collier, 1943.
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0078455
ENGLAND: COTTON FAMINE.
'Distributing tickets for bread, soup, meat, meal, coal, etc., at the office of a district Provident Society, Manchester.' The distress was caused by the Union blockade of Confederate ports. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1862.
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0003286
IRISH GREAT POTATO FAMINE.
An Irish family after ejectment from their home during the Great Potato Famine of 1846-47. Contemporary engraving.
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0298455
HISTORY.
The starving Abyssinians lay down their weapons at the Italian outposts in 1888. War in Abyssinia, Ethiopia, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FINE ART.
Lunette of Famine, by Silvestro Lega (1826-1895). Canton Oratory, Modigliana, Emilia Romagna. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0047303
POTATO FAMINE, 1846.
'Union Is Strength.' an English cartoon of 1846 showing John Bull (England) offering relief to the victims of the potato famine in Ireland.
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0008073
IRISH GREAT POTATO FAMINE.
An Irish family after ejectment from their home during the Great Potato Famine of 1846-47. Contemporary color engraving.
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0014834
IRISH POTATO FAMINE, 1846-7.
'Scarp of Brian Connor, near Kilrush Union-House.' Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1849.
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IRISH POTATO FAMINE, 1847.
Funeral at Skibbereen. Line engraving, 1847.
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