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0007423
INCAN FARMER, c1583.
An Incan farmer irrigates a cornfield. Drawing from 'El primer nueva cronica y buen gobierno' ('The first new chronicle and good government'), 1583-1615, by Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala.
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0074516
SUGAR REFINERY, c1865.
The boiling house of a sugar refinery. Wood engraving, English, c1865.
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0122960
CHINA: TOMB FIGURE.
Earthenware tomb figure of a girl with a harvesting tool. Six Dynasties, 3rd-6th century A.D.
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0323674
AD: VEGETABLE CUTTER, 1873.
American advertisement for a root and vegetable cutter, 1873.
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0123114
OREGON: FARM, 1939.
Hay forks leaning against a farm shed in Morrow County, Oregon. Photograph by Dorothea Lange, October 1939.
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0004272
CALIFORNIA: FARMING, 1905.
A steam thresher with self-feeder, stacker and bagging attachment. Photographed in 1905.
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0171244
WAR WITH CHECHNYA.
Russian soldiers digging in the Chechen district of Gudermes. In the background: a helicopter gunship type Mil Mi-18. Photograph, 2000/2001. Full credit: ullstein - russian picture servi / Granger, NYC -- All rights res
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0234908
TRANSPORTATION.
The great Auto race 1908 N.Y-Moskau-Paris: One of the french cars on its way - stuck in the deep snow.. - no further details february/march 1908.
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0007521
CARTOON: GREAT DEPRESSION,
1934. 'Go back to earth - there's an unemployment problem here.' Cartoon on the Great Depression. Cartoon by Otto Soglow, c1934.
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0032498
HITLER CARTOON, c1940.
French cartoon, c1940, depicting Adolf Hitler as the Grim Reaper, stalking European soldiers.
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0622480
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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0622486
CARTOON: BEAR AND DRAGON.
Cartoon comment on contentious relations between the Soviet Union, portrayed as a bear, and the People's Republic of China, portrayed as a dragon with Mao Zedong's head. Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 24 August 1978.
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0043010
AUSTRALIAN GOLD RUSH, 1852.
The gold diggings at Ballarat, Australia. Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1852.
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0023760
SQUANTO TEACHING PILGRIMS.
Squanto teaching the principles of corn culture to the Pilgrims. Drawing by Charles W. Jefferys.
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0112426
GERMANY: AUTOBAHN, c1934.
German Chancellor Adolf Hitler digging the first shovelful of dirt at the start of a freeway construction project near Salzburg, in western Germany, c1934.
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0145071
HUSSEIN OF JORDANIE.
Young new king Hussein of Jordan wearing Harrow college suit august 1952. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0104341
FARMER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0105142
INCAN CULTIVATION.
Incas cultivating a cornfield. Pen and ink drawing from 'El primer nueva cronica y buen gobierno' ('The first new chronicle and good government'), 1583-1615, by Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala.
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0010973
PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1880.
'Farmer Garfield Cutting a Swath to the White House.' James Garfield as the 1880 Republican Party candidate for President on a lithograph poster by Currier & Ives, 1880.
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0020909
FRENCH REVOLUTION, 1792.
'Peasant's Revenge.' Cleric leading a peasant on a noble's back. French colored etching, 1792.
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0119437
WASHINGTON, D.C., c1919.
Row houses and other buildings on the site of the new port office in Washington, D.C. Photograph, c1919.
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0014589
NEW YORK: SNOWSTORM, 1867.
Carting snow from the streets after the great snowstorm of 16-17 January 1867. Wood engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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0060136
PERU: HARVESTING POTATOES.
Native Peruvians harvesting potatoes. Drawing from 'El primer nueva cronica y buen gobierno [The first new chronicle and good government], 1583-1615, by Felipe Guaman de Ayala.
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0061070
WEREWOLF, 1685.
The werewolf of Eschenbach, Germany, trapped in a well. An effigy of the werewolf, clothed as a man, is hanged nearby. Line engraving, German, 1685.
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0004720
FARMING, c1870.
Bank note engraving, American, c1870.
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0038730
HARVESTERS, 1882.
'Paying the Harvesters.' Oil on canvas, 1882, by Leon Augustin Lhermite.
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0006977
CHRISTMAS TREE, c1870.
'So the little fir-tree went off in its wheelbarrow, and tried to sit in it with a jaunty air, as if it was only being taken for a pleasant airing.' Wood engraving, c1870.
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0040420
SHOVELS, 1902.
From the Sears, Roebuck & Co. mail-order catalog of 1902.
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0066631
ANTI-IMMIGRANT CARTOON.
'Imported Duty Free.' American cartoon by W.A. Rogers, 1888, attacking big business for hiring immigrants to keep wages low and as strike-breakers.
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0097562
AUSTRALIAN GOLD RUSH, 1851.
Gold miners of the Mount Alexander diggings at Port Phillip, Victoria, having dinner in camp, 1851. Wood engraving, English, 1852.
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0167293
DANUBE DELTA: SOVIET SHIP.
Flag on a Soviet ship in the Danube River delta, Romania or Ukraine. Photographed c1974.
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0034832
RAILROAD CONSTRUCTION.
Steel banknote engraving, American, c1870.
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0043975
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1860.
Gold miners camping on the Stanislaus River in California. Wood engraving, 1860.
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0021408
FRENCH INFLATION, 1792-93.
Peasants chase aristocratic and clerical gold and silver hoarders during severe French inflation in 1792-93. Contemporary French colored etching.
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0329364
ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Farmer on wagon, detail from the Month of August, panel taken from Cycle of the Months, by Master Venceslao, fresco, Tower Aquila, Buonconsiglio Castle, Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige. Italy, 14th-15th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. De Gregorio / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0321650
ANCIENT EGYPT.
Egypt - Ancient Thebes (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1979). New Kingdom village of state labourers at Dayr al-Madinah (Deir el-Medina). Tomb of Sennedjem. Mural paintings. Full Credit: DEA / G. SIOEN / Granger, NYC -- All ri.
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0028621
McCORMICK'S REAPER, 1834.
Cyrus McCormick's first reaping machine, pateneted in 1834. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0032996
CARTOON: WWII ALLIANCE, 1941. Society Item. American cartoon on the new Anglo-Soviet alliance following Adolf Hitler's invasion of the Soviet Union. Cartoon by D.R. Fitzpatrick, 22 June 1941.
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0090128
REGULATORS REVOLT, 1771.
'Attempt to Pacify the Regulators.' Edmund Fanning (far right, on opposite shore) attempting to pacify the Regulators, led by Ninian Bell Hamilton, along the Eno River near Hillsborough, North Carolina, during the Regulators revolt in 1771. Wood engraving, 19th century, after Felix O.C. Darley.
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0113748
GARDENING TOOLS.
Engravings of various tools from an 18th century French book on gardening owned by George Washington.
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