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MORDECAI BROWN (1876-1948).
Known as 'Three Finger' Brown. American baseball pitcher. Baseball card, c1910, while playing for the Chicago Cubs.
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MORDECAI BROWN (1876-1948).
Known as 'Three Finger' Brown. American baseball pitcher. Postcard, c1908.
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MORDECAI BROWN (1876-1948).
Known as 'Three Finger' Brown. American baseball pitcher. Photograph by Paul Thompson, c1910.
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HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1912.
A young cotton mill worker injured by a piece of machinery that fell on his foot causing him to land on the spinning machine which crushed and tore out his two middle fingers. There was no protective gear used at the cotton mill in Bessemer City, North Carolina. Photograph by Lewis Hine, October 1912.
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ODDITY.
young woman wears a fancy dress, she tries to touch her nose with the finger - Photographer: Martin Munkacsi - 1933 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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LEISURE.
Germany, Bavaria - German championships in finger wrestling - 1972.
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0015422
TZ'U HSI (1835-1908).
Dowager Empress of China.
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0115525
CHINA AND TAIWAN, 1958.
'You keep out! This is an argument between us Chinese...' English cartoon, 1958, on American and Soviet involvement in disputes between Taiwan and the People's Republic of China. Left to right: Chiang Kai-shek, U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, and Chinese Communist leader Mao Tse-tung.
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0128990
MEXICO: PALMA.
Pre-Columbian stone palma with human hands carved in relief, from Tlacolulan, Veracruz, Mexico, c300-900 A.D.
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0183624
TELEPHONE TRANSISTOR.
A 29 Type milliwatt diffused silicon transistor developed by Bell Laboratories. Photograph, mid 20th century.
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0135341
ANQUETIL AND ALTIG.
cyclist Rudi Altig blowing hunting horn in Chantilly before the departure of the Paris-Roubaix cycling race april 9, 1967 (left, is cyclist Jacques Anquetil putting his fingers in his ears). Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.†
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DANIEL GELIN.
Pascale Petit playing tuba and Daniel Gelin et Rene Loui Lafforgue putting their fingers in their ears december 31, 1958. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.†
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0077024
POINTING HAND.
Copper engraving, French, 18th century.
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AD: POLAROID, 1967.
American advertisement for Polaroid cameras. Photograph, 1967.
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0107036
DAILY INSPECTION, 1917.
Older children under the direction of their teacher, inspect the finger nails and teeth of the younger children. School #49, Comanche County, Lawton (vicinity), Oklahoma. Photographed April 1917, by Lewis Hine.
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0077025
POINTING HAND.
Copper engraving, French, 18th century.
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FILM: BRINGING UP BABY.
Cary Grant (left) and Katharine Hepburn (behind bars) in a scene from the 1938 motion picture 'Bringing Up Baby.'
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0433737
BASEBALL: CATCHER SIGNALS.
Diagram of signals used by New York Giants catcher Earl Smith. Illustration, 1920.
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0268284
HINE: CHILD LABOR, 1916.
Frank Wiegel showing his hand, from which two fingers were amputated after it was caught in a machine while he was working at the Henry Bosch Paper Co. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine, 1916.
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0170448
LIE DETECTOR TEST, c1970.
A lie detector test being administered by the New York City Police Department, c1970.
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0023655
MANET: QUILL, 1868.
Quill and inkwell detail from a painting ('Portrait of …mile Zola'), 1868, by Edouard Manet. Oil on canvas.
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0077027
POINTING HAND.
Printer's typemetal cut, French, late 19th century.
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0098690
SYMBOLS: GOOD LUCK.
Various symbols of good luck.
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0170505
ROBERT L. RIPLEY (1890-1949).
American cartoonist, showman, and entrepreneur. Photographed in 1936 with a lifelike wooden statue carved in the likeness of its sculptor, the Japanese artist Hananuma Masakichi, who adorned it with his own hair and nails when he believed he was dying of tuberculosis, completed in 1885.
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FINE ART.
Study for the right hand of an angel, by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), drawing. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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FINE ART.
David Wilkie (1785-1841). Domestic indoor scene: the cut finger. Print. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FILM: MANHATTAN, 1979.
Woody Allen, left, and Michael Murphy in the Rizzoli bookstore. Scene from Woody Allen's 'Manhattan,' 1979.
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ROLLIE FINGERS (1946- ).
Roland Glen Fingers, known as Rollie. American baseball pitcher. Photographed in 1975 as a member of the Oakland Athletics, at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, Oakland, California.
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0266941
POINTING HANDS.
Typefounder's cuts made by the United States Type Foundry, James Conner's Sons, New York, mid or late 19th century.
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0266940
POINTING HANDS.
Typefounder's cuts made by the United States Type Foundry, James Conner's Sons, New York, mid or late 19th century.
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0250043
INDIA.
A sadhu lives a life of speechless silence and the growing of nails. William M. Zumbro.
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INDIA.
A sadhu lays on a bed of thorns to subdue temptations of the flesh. Raja Deen Dargal And Son.
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0005793
FINGER CYMBALS, 1723.
A Coptic priest with finger cymbals used to accompany the chanting of prayers. Copper engraving, 1723, by Arnold van Westerhout.
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0433922
AD: CAMERA FLASH, 1968.
American advertisement for the Sylvania Blue Dot Flashcube. Photograph, 1968.
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0049067
EGON SCHIELE (1890-1918).
Austrian painter. 'Self-portrait with Spread Fingers.' Oil on wood, 1911.
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HOME MEDICINE, 19th CENTURY.
'The Cut Finger'. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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SYMBOL: CORRECT.
'OK' hand sign.
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MESA VERDE: KIVA, c1965.
A loop formed by an oak twig extending from a plastered wall of a kiva, or ceremonial room, at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. The ring may have been used for holding ritual objects. Photograph by Fred Mang, Jr., c1965.
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RICHARD III (1452-1485).
King of England, 1483-1485.
Oil painting by an unknown artist.
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INDIA: GARUDA, c1780.
Ramayana myth: Rama (Vishnu) and his wife Sita (Lakshmi) riding on Garuda, the sun-eagle. Indian miniature, c1780.
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