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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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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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0264625
DUCK HUNTING, 1885.
'Spring Duck-Shooting in the West.' Engraving after drawings by A.B. Frost, American, 1885.
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0226971
PEOPLE.
Series: Canadian school holidays in a summer camp - boys during shooting exercises - Photographer: Felix H. Man - Published in: 'Koralle' 14/1933 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0171478
SOVIET COMMUNIST YOUTH.
Komsomols (Communist Union of Youth) undergoing an arms training, 1930s. Full credit: ullstein - Archiv Gerstenberg / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0265252
SIEGE OF CHARLESTON, 1863.
'The Siege of Charleston - Shot and shell piled in front of General Gilmore's tent.' Engraving, 1863.
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0035865
PARIS COMMUNE, 1871.
'Summary executions in Paris. Shooting down communist prisoners.' Wood engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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0370611
JOHN F. KENNEDY (1917-1963).
35th President of the United States. Front page of the New York Post, 22 November 1963, announcing Kennedy's assassination.
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0325623
WORLD WAR I: CANNONS.
French troops firing cannons during a battle at Oise, France, during World War I. Stereograph, 1914-1918.
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0135689
ATTENTAT OF L'OBSERVATOIRE.
Robert Pesquet, former deputy, leaving the law courts after claiming that he had shot on Francois Miterrand's car (Observatoire assassination attempt ) october 22, 1959. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0115686
WORLD WAR I: VERDUN, 1916.
French soldiers loading a machine gun at Fort Vaux during the Battle of Verdun, 1916.
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0088238
BIRD SHOOTING, 1881.
'Ruffed Grouse Shooting in Pennsylvania - a Chance for a Double.' Wood engraving, 1881, after Arthur Burdett Frost.
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0124698
CIRCUS POSTER, c1890.
American poster, c1890, for Barnum & Bailey Circus, featuring Bruno the clown bear performing a variety of tricks.
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0087389
NEW ORLEANS: LYNCHING, 1891.
The mass lynching of eleven Italians in the parish prison at New Orleans in 1891 by a mob led by the district attorney and other prominent citizens. Wood engraving from a contemporary newspaper.
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0322896
HANGING, c1862.
An Apache Native American accused of kidnapping Olive Oatman and was killed by Thomas Woolsey in Arizona, c1862. Wood engraving, American, 1864.
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0011669
PRAIRIE LIFE, 1853.
A Check: 'Keep Your Distance!'. Lithograph, 1853, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0104295
MEXICO: INDIAN WARFARE.
An Aztec killing another Mexican Indian. Drawing from the Codex Telleriano-Remensis, c1540.
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0032460
WILLIAM DOOLIN (1863-1896).
Alias Will Barry, American desperado. Photographed after he was shot to death by Deputy U.S. Marshall Heck Thomas in Oklahoma Territory shortly after Doolin escaped from a federal jail.
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0093488
JOHANN GEORG WIRSUNG
(1589-1643). The shooting of the German anatomist who discovered the pancreatic duct. He was murdered by Giacomo Cambier over an argument as to who actually made the discovery, 1643. 19th century engraving.
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0078570
MONTENEGRO: WEDDING, 1880.
Wood engraving, English, 1880.
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0041530
MAFIA KILLING, 1890.
The killing, 15 October 1890, at New Orleans, of Chief of Police David Hennessey, who had been investigating crimes connected with the Mafia.
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0169602
CIVIL WAR: GUNSHOT WOUND.
An American Civil War veteran with a gunshot wound through his leg. Photograph by William Bell, 1865-67.
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0095228
IRANIAN REVOLUTION, 1978.
Soldiers of the Shah's government fire upon anti-government demonstrators in Tehran, Iran, 1978.
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0295424
HISTORY.
Clash of opposing armies. World War I, Italy, 20th century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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HISTORY.
Assassination of General Quiroga, February 1835, watercolour by Carlos Lezica. Argentina, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights res
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0264616
KANSAS: BIRD HUNTING, 1867.
'Prairie-Chicken Shooting in Kansas.' Wood engraving, American, 1867.
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0125810
BOYS SHOOTING CRAPS, c1910.
Group of boys newsboys gambling with dice in the paper alley in Rochester, New York. Photograph by Lewis Hine, c1910.
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0061799
HENRY CLAY FRICK (1849-1919).
American industrialist. The attempted assassination of Henry Clay Frick by the Russian-American anarchist Alexander Berkman on 23 July 1892, during the Homestead Strike. Wood engraving, American, 1892.
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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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0257516
THE NORTH SEA.
A man aims his gun to sink the floating mines, cut up by the sweepers. U.S. Gov'T Navy.
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0249367
UNITED STATES.
Public Health officials inoculate a family against typhoid fever. No Credit Given.
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0167220
WWII: ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUNS.
Crew members on board a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier fire anti-aircraft guns at Japanese planes in the Pacific Ocean, 1943.
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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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0046781
ZOUAVE FATALITY, 1861.
The fatal shooting of Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth, Colonel of the New York Fire Zouaves and the first notable Northern fatality of the Civil War, in Alexandria, Virginia on 24 May 1861: steel engraving, 19th century.
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0266140
SCHUTZENFEST, 1868.
'The Schutzenfest - Shooting-gallery at Jones's Wood - Sharp-shooters firing at the targets.' Engraving, 1868.
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0166172
NEW YORK: BILLIARDS.
Billiards player "Morningstar" standing at a pool table, preparing to hit a ball with his cue. New York City, photograph, c1908.
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0163819
QUAIL SHOOTING, 1904.
A man and woman in front of a carriage with a shotgun in Aitken, South Carolina. Photograph, 1904.
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CIVIL WAR: UNION SOLDIERS.
African American troops firing rifles at the picket station near Dutch Gap Canal in Dutch Cap, Virginia. Photograph, November 1864.
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0264552
SNIPE HUNTERS, 1886.
'Spring Snipe-Shooting.' Engraving, American, 1886.
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