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IRISH IMMIGRANTS
leaving their home for America; paying the passage at Cork: wood engraving, 1851.
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ENGLISH MERCHANT.
Line engraving, 19th century, after a 15th century manuscript illumination.
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0622303
GREAT KANTO EARTHQUAKE.
Buddha protects the Senso-ji temple in Asakusa district as the rest of Tokyo burns in the aftermath of the great earthquake. Lithograph, 1923.
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BANK OF ENGLAND, 1872.
The burning of banknotes taken out of circulation, at the Bank of England in London. Engraving, English, 1872.
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PORTLAND, c1943.
The crowd at a war bond drive at the Pioneer Courthouse in Portland, Oregon. Photograph, c1943.
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CHICAGO: BANK, c1900.
The Illinois Trust and Savings Bank in Chicago, Illinois. Photochrom, c1900.
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JUSTIN LIN YIFU.
Justin Lin Yifu, Economist, Chief Economist of the World Bank Group, China - 21.02.2008. Full credit: ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0180158
UWE SEELER (1936-).
Entrepreneur and former football player, Germany, as Honorary Captain of the sailing ship Rickmer Rickmers standing in captain's uniform on the deck of the museum ship in the harbour of Hamburg, Germany. Full credit: ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0009014
SLAVE QUARTERS, c1865.
Slave quarters on Rosemont Plantation near Woodville, Mississippi, home of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America. Engraving, 1866.
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GAMBLING TABLE, 1886. 'A Mass of Gold and a Crowd of Hands. Scene at a gambling table at the Casino of Monte Carlo. Drawing, 1886, by Paul Renouard.
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CHICAGO: LOAN BANK, 1941.
A loan bank on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Russell Lee, April 1941.
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CHICAGO: PROTEST, 1941.
A picket line protesting low wages for African Americans, outside of Mid-City Realty Company on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1941.
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CHICAGO: REPUBLIC BUILDING.
View of the Republic Building at 209 South State Street in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Richard Nickel, 1960.
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CIVIL WAR: QUARTERS, 1864.
Summer quarters in Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph, 1864.
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FRANCE: BANK PANIC, 1869.
The Cafe de la Bourse (stock exchange cafe) in Paris during the financial panic of 1869. Contemporary wood engraving.
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JACQUES CHABAN DELMAS.
Jacques Chaban Delmas, french prime minister, speaking with Emile Roche at Economic and Social Council on april 6, 1970 in Paris, background : Jacques Delors. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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GEORGIA BANKNOTE, 1777.
Four dollar banknote, 1777, issued 'for the support of the Continental Troops and other expences of Government.'
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STOCK MARKET CRASH.
An unlucky speculator, one Walter Thornton of New York, offering to sell his roadster after the stock market crash: oil over a photograph, Oct. 30, 1929.
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CHICAGO: BANKS, 1941.
The Garfield Loan Bank on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Russell Lee, 1941.
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CAPE CANAVERAL: COMPUTERS.
Computer and data collection area at Launch Complex 39 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Photograph by Penny Rogo Bailes, 2008.
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0622523
CAPE CANAVERAL: COMPUTERS.
Detail of the power connections and computer panels at Launch Complex 39 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Photograph by Penny Rogo Bailes, 2008.
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0622585
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING, 1895.
Shoppers selecting miniature portraits at Bailey, Banks and Biddle in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Watercolor by Alice Barber Stephens, 1895.
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IAN FLEMING (1908-1964).
English novelist and creator of James Bond. Photograph by Horst Tappe, 1963.
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RUSSELL BANKS (1940-).
Writer St. Malo France 1997. Photographed by Horst Tappe.
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INCOME TAX CARTOON, 1895.
American millionaire Russell Sage, Hetty Green and George Gould tearfully pay their income taxes in this 1895 cartoon by F.B. Opper.
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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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0622644
BRINKLEY: GOLDEN EYES, 1918.
'Golden Eyes with Uncle Sam.' A young woman, 'Golden Eyes' with a dog named Uncle Sam, holding a Liberty Bond in his collar. Watercolor, ink, and gouache illustration by Nell Brinkley, 1918.
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RICHARD COBDEN (1804-1865).
English politician and economist. Mezzotint, American, 19th century.
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0622302
GREAT KANTO EARTHQUAKE.
Fire sweeps through the Hanayashiki amusement park in the Asakusa district of Tokyo in the aftermath of the great earthquake. Lithograph, 1923.
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0622313
NEW YORK: COTTON EXCHANGE.
View of the New York Cotton Exchange Building from the street. Drawing by Hughson Hawley, c1883.
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BANK OF PENNSYLVANIA, 1800.
The City Tavern (left) and the Bank of Pennsylvania, South Second Street, Philadelphia. Color line engraving, 1800, by William Birch & Son.
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GOETHE: WERTHER.
'Das Leiden des Jungen Werthers (The Sorrows of Young Werther),' by Johann von Goethe. Wood engraving, German, 19th century.
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0622384
WWI: CARTOON, 1918.
'And this is no scrap of paper.' Comment on the close of World War I from the New York Herald, depicting French Marshal Foch presenting Germany with a demand for reparations on the point of his sword. Cartoon by William Allen Rogers, 7 November 1918.
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0622488
CARTOON: NIGHT FLIGHTS, 1976.
'The flights at night.' Cartoon comment on illegal payments made by aircraft manufacturers Lockheed and Northrop to officials in various foreign countries. Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 10 February 1976.
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0622489
EUROPEAN COMMON MARKET.
'Viewing with concern.' Cartoon comment on the growing prosperity of the European Common Market, viewed with concern by representations of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev and East German head of state Walter Ulbricht (portrayed as a dog). Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 9 January 1962.
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CARTOON: POWERS TRADE.
'Better relations through trade.' Cartoon comment on the exchange of Francis Gary Powers for Rudolf Abel by the Soviet Union and United States. Cartoon by Edmund Valtman, 14 February 1962.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Al-Mutamid coin, recto. From Seville. Arab coins in Spain. Full Credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Gold solidus of Julian II, recto. Roman coins, 4th century AD. Full Credit: De Agostini / V. Pirozzi / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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MEDIEVAL TOLL BRIDGE.
A medieval party paying the toll to cross a bridge. Engraving after a 15th century stained glass window from the Cathedral of Tournay.
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CARTOON: NEW DEAL, 1935.
'Romance Comes High.' Anti-New Deal cartoon mocking the Roosevelt Administration's policy of government spending. Cartoon by Quincy Scott, 1935.
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