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NEW YORK: LYNCHING, 1863.
Hanging and burning a black man in Clarkson Street during the New York City Draft Riots of 13-16 July 1863. Contemporary color engraving.
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0010514
ANDREW JACKSON (1767-1845).
Seventh President of the United States. The attempted assassination of President Andrew Jackson by Richard Lawrence on the steps of the Capitol building at Washington D.C., 30 January 1835. Contemporary lithograph.
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0350648
WILLIAM H. BONNEY
(1859-1881). Known as Billy the Kid. American desperado. Billy the Kid killing a deputy with a shotgun blast, fired from the balcony of Lincoln County jail in Lincoln, New Mexico, prior to his escape on 28 April 1881. Wood engraving from 'An Authentic Life of Billy the Kid,' by Sheriff Pat Garrett, 1882.
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0216693
POLICE: TARGET RANGE, 1940.
Officers R.P. Hallion, E.L. Warden, and J.J. Cash of the White House Police (left to right) practice shooting in a newly installed target range in the sub-basement of the Treasury Building in Washington, D.C., 10 June 1940. At center, wearing suit, is Frank J. Wilson, Chief of the U.S. Secret Service.
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0216694
POLICE: TARGET RANGE, 1940.
Chief Frank J. Wilson (right) and Assistant Chief Joseph E. Murphy (second from left) of the U.S. Secret Service looking over a high-scoring target with Treasury officials and two officers of the White House Police, at a newly installed gun range in the sub-basement of the Treasury Building in Washington, D.C., 10 June 1940.
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0528225
VIETNAM WAR, 1967.
Private Michael Mendoza firing a M-16 rifle in the direction of sniper fire. Photograph, 8 September 1967.
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0228118
PEOPLE.
Germany, Berlin: men shooting at Thanksgiving party, 1937.
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0230890
PEOPLE.
Beginning of falconry: Hunters and falconers are going shooting together - Photographer: Reinke / Dephot - Published by: 'Die Dame' 09/1937 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0079798
PARIS COMMUNE, 1871.
'Versailles soldiers firing upon the communists from roofs and windows in Paris.' Color engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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0086717
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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0132614
DAVID LIVINGSTONE (1813-1873).
Scottish missionary and explorer. Livingstone (center) and members of his party defending themselves against an ambush by Manyema warriors in the eastern Congo, 1871. Wood engraving after Johann Baptist Zwecker, from an American edition of Livingstone's 'Last Journals in Central Africa,' 1875.
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0115200
JAPANESE INTERNMENT, 1942.
Two young Japanese American girls being inoculated as they register for relocation, in San Francisco, California, April 1942.
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0118728
MOUNTY AND WOLF SKIN, c1943.
Constable James O. Brown of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police photographed next to the skin of a wolf which he had shot in front of the RCMP detachment at Fort Reliance, Northwest Territories, Canada, c1943.
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0122420
FILM: LAWRENCE OF ARABIA.
Director David Lean filming a desert scene for 'Lawrence of Arabia,' 1962.
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0150680
LES HALLES.
Delivery of game at covered market in Paris on september 7, 1959 after the opening of the shooting season. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.†
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0146669
JEAN COCTEAU.
Jean Cocteau in The Testament of Orpheus, 1959, shot in Santo Sospir villa (FrancineWeisweiller's villa) in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat in France. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.†
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0089654
BIRD SHOOTING, 1890.
'Rail Shooting on the Delaware.' Line engraving, 1890, after a drawing by Arthur Burdett Frost.
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0078844
GATLING GUN, 1878.
Richard Jordan Gatling's machine gun as used by the British Navy. Line engraving, 1878.
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0044000
POSADA: FIRING SQUAD.
Execution by Firing Squad of Captain Clodomiro Cota. Type metal engraving, 1900-10, by Josť Guadalupe Posada.
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0370709
SECOND BOER WAR, 1900.
The Battle of Biddulphsberg during the Second Boer War, 28 May 1900. Contemporary illustration by Richard Caton Woodville.
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0176782
VIETNAM: AMERICAN ADVISOR.
An American military advisor demonstrating the use of a flamethrower to South Vietnamese troops, in a jungle clearing in South Vietnam, autumn 1962.
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0115805
SOUTH AFRICA: APARTHEID.
A sign threatening blacks with violence posted in a white neighborhood in South Africa, following the government's implementation of apartheid policies in 1948.
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0009712
MURDER OF JESSE JAMES, 1882.
The murder of outlaw Jesse James at his home in St. Joseph, Missouri, by Robert Ford on 3 April 1882. Contemporary drawing.
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0088762
TRAPPER, 1850.
'The Trapper's Last Shot.' Steel engraving, American, 1850, after a painting by William Tylee Ranney.
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0325935
PUERTO RICO: HEALTH CENTER.
A doctor administering an anti-malarial injection in a Puerto Rico Resettlement Administration health center in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photograph by Edwin Rosskam, 1938.
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0131943
CHINA: HUNTING AND FARMING.
Tile rubbing depicting men hunting birds with bows and arrows and men harvesting and threshing. Chinese, Han Dynasty (206 B.C. - 220 A.D.).
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0108726
THEODORE ROOSEVELT
(1858-1919). 26th President of the United States. X-Ray of Roosevelt after being shot by John Flammang Schrank on 14 October 1912, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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0011669
PRAIRIE LIFE, 1853.
A Check: 'Keep Your Distance!'. Lithograph, 1853, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0079797
GUILFORD COURTHOUSE, 1781.
American cavalry under the command of Henry Lee engage British troops at Guilford Courthouse, North Carolina, during the American Revolutionary War, 15 March 1781. Line engraving, 19th century.
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0011348
MURDER OF JOSEPH SMITH.
The murder of Joseph Smith, founder of the Mormon church, by an anti-Mormon mob at Carthage, Illinois, 27 June 1844. Wood engraving, American, 1853.
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0088791
BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI.
Sessue Hayakawa as Colonel Saito in a scene from the 1957 motion picture 'The Bridge on the River Kwai.'
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0072573
MURDER OF SMITH, 1844.
The murder of Mormon leader Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum by members of an angry mob at Carthage, Illinois, 27 June 1844: wood engraving, c1880.
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0264536
HUNTING, 1884.
'Unsportsmanlike Slaughter - No Chance for Life.' Wood engraving, American, 1884.
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0370711
REDVERS BULLER (1839-1908).
English general. Buller rescuing Captain Cecil D'Arcy on 28 March 1879 during the Zulu War, for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross. Drawing by Richard Caton Woodville, c1900.
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HISTORY.
Virginius prisoners being shot in Santiago, illustration from L'Universelle of December 24, 1873. Cuba, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0368412
FINE ART.
Death of Marco Botzaris, by Ludovico Lipparini (1800-1856), painting. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0008736
LEWIS & CLARK: NATIVE AMERICAN, 1811.
Meriwether Lewis shooting a Native American during the Lewis & Clark expedition. Colored engraving, 1811, from a contemporary account of the expedition.
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0041494
WILLEM BARENTS
(c1550-1597). Willem Barents and his men battling ice floes and polar bears in the arctic: contemporary engraving.
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0410246
BULGARIAN ARMY, c1912.
Shooting rapid fire guns, location unknown. Photograph, c1912.
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0350498
AUDUBON: GULL.
Great, or Greater, Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus). Engraving after John James Audubon for his 'Birds of America,' 1827-38.
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