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SYRIA: SPONGE DIVERS, 1862.
Diving for sponges off the coast of Syria in the eastern Mediterranean. Wood engraving, English, 1862.
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RUSSO-TURKISH WAR, 1877.
'Peace Rumors.' American cartoon by Thomas Nast, 1877, showing Britain, Germany, Austria-Hungary and Russia carving up the Ottoman Empire as a powerless Turkey looks on.
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SUKARNO (1901-1970).
Indonesian nationalist leader and politician. Photographed by Warren K. Leffler during a visit to Washington, D.C., as President of Indonesia, 16 May 1956.
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ELLIS ISLAND: MAN, 1909.
Portrait of a Greek man wearing the evzone uniform at Ellis Island. Photograph by Augustus Sherman, 1909.
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0073822
SILENT FILM STILL: SMOKING.
'Without Benefit of Clergy,' 1921.
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0014134
TURKEY: TURKEY LIMITED.
An 1896 cartoon by Sir John Tenniel on a report that the Great Powers were considering a Turkish loan to be applied under European control.
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MOROCCO: FOREIGN LEGION.
The arrival of the French Foreign Legion in Fez, Morocco. Photograph, 1912.
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MUHAMMAD IQBAL (1877-1938).
Muslim Indian poet, philosopher and political leader. Photograph, 1931.
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CONGRESS OF BERLIN, 1878.
British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli (left) conversing with Prince Aleksandr Gorchakov of Russia at the Congress of Berlin in 1878. Contemporary English wood engraving.
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CHARLES GEORGE GORDON
(1833-1885). British soldier. The death of General Charles George Gordon during the fall of Khartoum, January 1885. After the painting, 1895, by J.L.G. Ferris.
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SUDAN: COLONIAL SOLDIER.
A native soldier of the British army in Sudan with his camel. Photograph, early 20th century.
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NORTH AFRICA: BLEEDING.
A North African barber bleeding a patient. Undated French photograph.
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BALKAN WAR, 1912.
During the occupation of Salonika, November 1912, a Bulgarian and a Greek humiliate a Turk by chalking a Christian cross on his fez. Illustration from a contemporary English newspaper.
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TURKEY: ARMENIAN REVOLT.
Massacre of Armenians in the streets of Istanbul by police and Kurds during the 1895 Armenian Revolt. Contemporary English illustration.
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HOWARD CARTER (1873-1939).
English archaeologist. Carter (front row, right) with Egyptian dignitaries at the tomb of King Tutankhamen, then being excavated under his direction, February 1923. Photographed by Harry Burton.
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HOWARD CARTER (1873-1939).
English archaeologist. Carter (right) discussing the progress of the excavation of the tomb of King Tutankhamen, in the Valley of the Kings, Egypt, with two Egyptian representatives, 1922.
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0008667
CONGRESS OF BERLIN, 1878.
The Congress of Berlin, 1878. Prince Aleksandr Gorchakov of Russia, seated at left, speaks with British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli. Standing in right foreground are Count Andrassy of Austria, Otto von Bismarck of Germany, and Count Shuvalov of Russia. After the painting by Anton von Werner.
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CHARLES GEORGE GORDON (1833-1885). British soldier. Charles George Gordon while Governor General of the Sudan: English lithograph, 1884.
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LEE OLIVER STACK
(1868-1924). Sir Lee Oliver Fitzmaurice Stack. British soldier and colonial administrator. Photograph from an English newspaper of 1924.
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KENYA: MUSICIANS, c1907.
Public gathering around men with musical instruments in Mombasa, Kenya. Photographed c1907.
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ENGLAND: OBSERVATORY, 1880.
A scientist measures sunlight at the Greenwich Observatory, England. Line engraving, 1880.
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ABDUL HAMID II (1842-1918).
Sultan of Turkey (1876-1909). Wood engraving, English, 1876.
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MEHMED EMIN PASHA
(1840-1892). Originally Eduard Schnitzer. German explorer. Isolated by the Mahdi revolt in Sudan, Emin Pasha is rescued by Henry Morton Stanley in 1888. Contemporary wood engraving.
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AFRICA: SLAVE TRADE, 1889.
Captives chained together with heavy wooden collars being force-marched by slave traders in East Africa. Line engraving, English, 1889, after Harry Hamilton Johnston.
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FLOGGING, 1878.
The Turkish bastinado. Wood engraving, 1878.
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EGYPT: SIGHTSEERS, 1890.
A group of European sightseers at Luxor, Egypt. Photograph, 1890.
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EAST AFRICA: SLAVE TRADE.
Women captured by British authorities from an East African slave dhow are given to Egyptian soldiers as wives. Line engraving, 1893.
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MEHMED ALI, 1907.
Turkish minister to United States. Photograph, 1907.
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0104767
EAST AFRICA: SLAVE MARKET.
'In the slave market.' Line engraving, English, 1889, after Harry Hamilton Johnston.
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TURKEY: MASSACRE, 1896.
The massacre of Armenians in Constantinople, Turkey, following the attack on the Ottoman Bank by Armenian revolutionaries on 26 August 1896. Contemporary English drawing.
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POSTER: SPANISH CIVIL WAR.
'Los Nacionales, Ministerio de Propaganda.' Republican poster attacking Franco supporters during the Spanish Civil War, c1938.
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SAFFET PASHA.
Mehmed Esad Saffet Pasha. Ottoman Grand Vizier. Engraving, 1876.
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NYASALAND: CONSUL STAFF.
The 'kilaugosi,' or leader of the caravan, at the British Consul of Nyasaland (present-day Malawi), Africa. Line engraving, 1889.
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NKRUMAH AND SUKARNO, 1960.
President Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana (left) shaking hands with President Sukarno of Indonesia at the United Nations in New York, 4 October 1960, while Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru of India watches. Oil over a photograph.
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0340035
HISTORY.
Mehmet (Muhammad) V (Istanbul, 1844-1918), Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, military propaganda postcard. Turkey, 20th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Courtyard, Sahrij Madrasa (14th century), Fez (Unesco World Heritage List, 1981), Fes-Boulemane, Morocco. Full Credit: De Agostini / C. Sappa / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0012621
ENVER PASHA (1881?-1922).
Turkish soldier and leader of the Young Turk movement. German photo postcard published during World War I.
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PHILIPPINE-AMERICAN WAR.
Rodriquez, a Moro Sergeant in the Philippine Constabulary during the Philippine-American War. Photograph, 1906.
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ELIJAH MUHAMMAD (1897-1975).
Leader of the Nation of Islam. Photograph, mid 20th century.
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SUEZ CANAL: CARTOON, 1869.
'From the Great Pyramid. (A Bird's-Eye View of the Canal and its Consequences).' Cartoon from 'Punch' depicting the debate between France and England over the Suez Canal, London, England, 1869.
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