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NYC: FIREHOUSE, 1883.
The sliding posts just adopted in engine houses of the New York City fire department. Wood engraving, American, 1883.
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BOSTON: STAMP ACT RIOT, 1765.
Sons of Liberty protesting the Stamp Act by attacking the house of Lieutenant Governor Thomas Hutchinson at Boston on 26 August 1765. Color engraving, 19th century.
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0092272
NEW YORK: FIREHOUSE.
Firehouse on the Lower East Side, New York. Photographed c1960.
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0117813
NIAGARA FALLS, c1921.
A panoramic portrait of The Niagara Falls Fire Department posed on the street in Niagara Falls, New York. Photograph by Ray R. Johnson, 2 May c1921.
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0168809
BIRMINGHAM: BOMBING, 1963.
Victims of the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, are removed after the explosion which killed four children.
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NYC: FIREHOUSE, 1883.
The sliding posts just adopted in engine houses of the New York City fire department. Wood engraving, American, 1883.
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TRANSPORTATION.
- Hessen-Nassau Provinz (Hesse-Nassau province) - Frankfurt/Main: fall of a 'Parseval III' balloon on the roof of the fire station 'Westend', people watching the ballon drawn from the roof - Published by: 'Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung' 34/1909 Vin.
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0217396
LABOR.
German Empire Kingdom Prussia - Brandenburg Provinz (Province) - Berlin Fire drill. Firemen climb up a house wall. - Photographer: - 1907 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0039619
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
(1809-1865). 16th President of the United States. Lincoln reading by firelight, with his stepmother, Sarah Bush Lincoln.
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0008317
OCCUPIED NEW YORK, 1776.
The burning of New York City on the night of 19 September 1776, following the occupation of the city by British troops. Contemporary French line engraving.
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0045875
FIRE ENGINE, 1760.
A colonial American fire engine in operation. Woodcut from a broadside of 1760.
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DETROIT: FIRETRUCK, 1911.
A fire brigade aboard a fire engine manufactured by the Packard Motor Car Company in Detroit, Michigan. Photograph, May 1911.
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0122184
AMERICAN FIREMAN, 1903.
Frames from the film 'Life of an American Fireman,' directed by Edwin S. Porter, 1903.
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0164220
FIRE ENGINE, c1911.
Fire engine of the Fire Department of New York being filled with water, c1911.
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0082201
CANDLEMAS CREPES, 1911.
French illustration from 'Le Petit Journal,' 1911.
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0109730
SAIGON: PALACE BOMBING, 1962.
South Vietnamese military vehicles take position outside the presidential palace in Saigon after it had been bombed by two renegade air force pilots opposed to the government of President Ngo Dinh Diem, 27 February 1962.
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0009342
CHIEF PONTIAC (d.1769).
Native American Ottawa Chief. Chief Pontiac in council with the elders of his Ottawa tribe. American engraving, 19th century.
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0102437
NATIVE AMERICAN ATTACK, 1675.
Native Americans attacking a Massachusetts village (Brookfield or Deerfield) during King Philip's War, 1675. Wood engraving, American, c1829.
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AD: FORD, 1963.
American advertisement for Ford. Illustration, 1963.
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0038908
FIREHOUSE: WASHINGTON, D.C.
Fire Engine Company No. 3 on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. Photograph, c1890.
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0527520
PHILADELPHIA, c1855.
A horsedrawn steam driven water pump on display in front of a firehouse in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Frederick De Bourg Richards, c1855.
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0094111
HARRY HOWARD (1822-1896).
Chief engineer, New York City Fire Department. Wood engraving, 1881, after a painting.
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0058993
DUELING, 1595.
From the famous English ballad 'The Babes in the Wood.' Engraving of the tragedy of the wicked uncle and the helpless children, 1595.
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0121514
WILLEM BARENTS (c1550-1597).
Dutch navigator. Barents and his men in their house during an expedition to Novaya Zemlya. Line engraving, 1598.
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0094113
FIRE DEPARTMENT, 1868.
The headquarters of the Metropolitan Fire Department in New York.
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0053349
FIREMEN, c1905.
A firemen's parade in New York City, c1905.
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0094477
LONDON: PICCADILLY CIRCUS.
View of Piccadilly Circus, London, England. Photographed c1950.
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0066335
FIREFIGHTING, 1845.
Destruction of the New York 'Tribune' office in New York in 1845. Wood engraving from a contemporary English newspaper.
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0080139
BACON'S REBELLION, 1676.
Rebel leader Richard Lawrence sets fire to his own house at Jamestown, Virginia, on 19 September 1676, during the burning of Jamestown by supporters of Nathaniel Bacon. Color engraving, 19th century.
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0095954
DUGOUT RESIDENCE, 1871.
The interior of a dugout residence along the Kansas-Pacfic Railway in the American West. Wood engraving, American, 1871.
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0076554
ERIE CANAL, 1825.
A fire department float at the Grand Canal Celebration in New York, 4 November 1825.
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0267149
SAN FRANCISCO: FIREHOUSE.
Firefighters and fire engine outside the Engine 15 Firehouse in San Francisco. Photograph by W. Cathcart, 10 April 1894.
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PANAMA: FIRE DEPARTMENT.
The fire department of Cristobal, Panama. Photograph by Thomas J. Marine, c1915.
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0092099
NEW YORK: CITY HALL, 1700.
View and plan of the old City Hall of New York, c1700, located on Wall Street and containing courtrooms, a firehouse, and a debtor's prison. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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FINE ART.
Hubert Robert (1733-1808), Fire at the Palais Royale (Royal Palace), Paris, 1781. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
King's library, Engraving by Richard Reeve after drawing by James Stephanoff, From The History of the Royal Residences, 1816-1819, Buckingham House, By William Henry Pyne (1769-1843), London, United Kingdom Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0082661
FRANCE: DAILY LIFE, 1517.
Country life. Woodcut, French, 1517.
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0093077
ROGER WILLIAMS (1603-1683).
American cleric and founder of the colony of Rhode Island. Williams building his house at Manton's Cove, directly east of present-day Providence, Rhode Island, 1636. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0527626
PHILADELPHIA: FIREHOUSE.
Firemen of the Weccacoe Engine Company pulling a fire engine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Drawing by James Fuller Queen, c1857.
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0038909
FIREHOUSE: PHOENIX, 1897.
Members of the Phoenix, Arizona, volunteer fire department at the station, near City Hall. Photograph, 1897.
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