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MORGAN & ROOSEVELT, c1905.
American banker and financier J.P. Morgan gives dictation to his secretary, an obedient U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt (left). American cartoon, c1905.
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THOMAS NAST: SANTA CLAUS.
'Here We Are Again!' Engraving by Thomas Nast, 1878.
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INDIA: PALANQUIN, 1885.
Sketches showing a British man struggling with travel in a palanquin in Calcutta, India, 1885.
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SIDESHOW POSTER, c1949.
Circus sideshow poster by Nieman Eisman, featuring Celesta Geyer, known as Jolly Dolly Dimple, c1949.
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0118564
NEW YORK: BANANA INDUSTRY.
Sy Bayman, manager of the Curatolo Banana Corporation, in the refrigerator with rows of stored bananas, Brooklyn, New York. Photographed by Dick De Marsico, c1962.
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0268634
SIDESHOW POSTER, 1941.
Poster for Ruth the Acrobat in the sideshow at the Vermont State Fair in Rutland, Vermont. Photograph by Jack Delano, 1941.
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0228610
PEOPLE.
Germany, overweight teenager in a mini dress - Photographer: Gert Kreutschmann - 1974 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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GEOGRAPHY.
German Empire - Hamburg Freie- und Hansestadt (Hamburg Free and Hanseatic city) - Hamburg Old storehouse in Hamburg. Storage space with fat wooden beam. - Photographer: Max Hirsch - 1920 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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NAST: SANTA CLAUS, 1890.
Santa Claus opening the holiday season. Wood engraving by Thomas Nast, 1890.
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THOMAS NAST: SANTA CLAUS.
'Here We Are Again!' Detail of Santa Claus. Engraving by Thomas Nast, 1878.
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EVANS: NEW YORK, 1938.
A woman sitting in window of her apartment on 61st Street between 1st and 3rd Avenues, New York, New York. Photograph by Walker Evans, 1938.
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MORGAN & ROOSEVELT, c1905.
American banker and financier J.P. Morgan gives dictation to his secretary, an obedient U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt (left). American cartoon, c1905.
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0097635
SNOWBALL SCENE, c1854.
An obese woman hit in the back with a snowball on a London street. Wood engraving, English, c1854.
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PETER I (1672-1725).
Czar of Russia, 1682-1725. Caricature drawing, c1720.
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0351939
AL CAPONE (1899-1947).
American gangster. Photograph, c1929. Full credit: Spaarnestad - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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JAPAN: SUMO WRESTLERS, 1783.
Sumo wrestlers Onogawa and Tanikaze. Woodblock print by Katsukawa Shunsho, 1783.
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0061945
THOMAS NAST: SANTA CLAUS.
'Caught!' Wood engraving after a drawing by Thomas Nast, 1881.
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0027691
RABELAIS: GARGANTUA, 1873.
The people of Paris marvel at Gargantua. Wood engraving, 1873, after Gustave Doré for 'Gargantua and Pantagruel' by François Rabelais.
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0079250
GRIMM: THE GNOME.
Drawing of the title character from the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.
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0097628
OBESE MAN WITH DRINK.
Line engraving, English, 18th century.
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0047191
MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR.
Wood engraving, 19th century, for William Shakespeare's play.
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0127573
WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT
(1857-1930). 27th President of the United States. 'Judge Speaks.' Judge, holding a paper reading 'Roosevelt policy,' scolds President Taft saying 'You're big enough to have your own policies - and they are good enough for the American people.' Cartoon from Judge, 1909.
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0027692
RABELAIS: GARGANTUA, 1873.
At Gargantua's Parisian meals, four men shovel mustard into his mouth. Wood engraving, 1873, after Gustave Doré for 'Gargantua and Pantagruel' by François Rabelais.
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0089666
SOAP MANUFACTURE, c1870.
The boiling room of an animal-fat soap factory in the suburbs of Paris, France. Wood engraving, French, c1870.
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0355228
PAUL VON RENNENKAMPF
(1854-1918). Russian general. 'General Rennenkampf's Christmas: "My Gift Got Away."' Caricature, German, 1914.
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0064394
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Oil on canvas, 1789, by Charles Willson Peale.
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0069210
BENJAMIN JOWETT (1817-1893).
English Hellenist and Master of Balliol College, Oxford. Pen and ink drawing by Harry Furniss (1854-1925).
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0114804
AMERICAN PIG, 1890.
A prize pig bread and owned by L.G. Jones, Towanda, Illinois. Wood engraving, American, 1890.
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0071364
CHILD LABOR CARTOON, c1912.
'A Little Child Shall Feed Them.' American anti-child-labor cartoon by Art Young, c1912.
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CARTOON: RED SCARE, 1924.
'I Want to Make Their Flesh Creep!' The Republican Party 'Fat Boy' shaking a man of straw labeled 'Red Scare.' An American cartoon on the anti-Red hysteria that swept the United States in the years after World War I. Cartoon by Rollin Kirby, 1924.
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0163305
PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1912.
Former president Theodore Roosevelt and President William Howard Taft battling for the Republican presidential nomination in a 1912 American cartoon.
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0002976
GIOACCHINO ROSSINI
(1792-1868). Italian operatic composer. Photograph by Etienne Carjat, 1865.
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0012001
DEPRESSION CARTOON, 1929.
American cartoon by Otto Soglow showing a capitalist hanging from a rope in the shape of 1929, the year of the Stock Market crash.
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0097626
OBESE MAN AND CHAIR.
An obese man of the 18th century in his chair. Wood engraving, English, 19th century.
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0307523
FINE ART.
Germany - 18th century. Portrait of Johann Christian Bach (Leipzig, 1735 - London, 1782), German composer. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0348742
LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Stage costume for a pantomime, engraving. Austria, 20th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0061946
THOMAS NAST: SANTA CLAUS.
'Merry Christmas.' Color, wood engraving after Thomas Nast.
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0102891
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Oil on canvas, c1785, after Joseph Siffred Duplessis, first owned by Thomas Jefferson.
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0054452
JACKIE GLEASON (1916-1987).
American comedian. In his famous 'And Away We Go' pose from The Jackie Gleason Show in the 1960's.
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0093232
ALLSOPP VOTER, 1880.
'The voter who is for "measures, not men."' A supporter of brewer and politician Samuel Charles Allsopp (1842-1897), 2nd Baron Hindlip, in the British parliamentary elections of 1880. Contemporary English newspaper cartoon.
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