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AFGHAN WAR, 1842.
British troops fighting their way out of Afghanistan through the Khyber Pass. Contemporary English engraving.
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ARMINIUS AT BATTLE, 9 A.D.
The Battle of Teutoburg Forest, 9 A.D., in which Arminius, or Herman (c17 B.C.-21 A.D.), and his Cherusci warriors destroyed three Roman legions and prevented Roman domination of Germany. Wood engraving, German, 19th century.
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WORLD WAR II: BELGIUM.
A division patrol of the U.S. First Army searches the woods in Belgium for German paratroopers. Photographed December 1944.
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WORLD WAR II: BOMBARDMENT.
After a round of bombardment by artillery shells, members of the 87th Mortar Division, U.S. First Army, at Echtz, Germany, move out from behind shelter to fire back at entrenched German positions, 14 December 1944.
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0099804
WORLD WAR II: BELGIUM.
Tanks of the Third Armored Division of the U.S. First Army in the area of Lierneux, Belgium, northwest of St. Vith, during the Ardennes Offensive. Photographed 20 January 1945.
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WORLD WAR I: GHENT, 1918.
King Albert, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Leopold leading the First Army Division throught Ghent, Belgium. Photograph, 1918.
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WWII: REMAGEN BRIDGE, 1945.
Soldiers of the U.S. 1st Army crossing the Ludendorff Bridge on the Rhine River at Remagen, Germany, as captive German soldiers proceed in the opposite direction, 8 March 1945.
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WORLD WAR II: POLISH TANK.
A JSU-152 tank of the Polish 1st Army crossing a pontoon bridge over the Oder River during the Battle of the Seelow Heights, 19 April 1945. Full credit: Bildarchiv - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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MEMORIAL DAY, 1868.
Orphan children laying wreaths and strewing flowers on the graves of Civil War dead at Arlington Cemetery, Virginia, as part of the first nationwide observance of Memorial (Decoration) Day, 30 May 1868. Contemporary American wood engraving after a drawing by C.M. Thomas.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). 1st President of the United States. Washington bids farewell to his generals at Fraunces Tavern in New York City on 4 December 1783. Mezzotint, c1870, by Alexander Hay Ritchie after his own painting.
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0099893
WORLD WAR II: PRISONERS.
German prisoners being marched to the rear by U.S. First Army forces at Bullange, Belgium, southeast of Malmedy. Photographed by Peter J. Carroll, January 1945.
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WASHINGTON: FAREWELL, 1783.
George Washington taking leave of his officers in Fraunces Tavern in New York City, 4 December 1783. Chromolithograph illustration by Henry Alexander Ogden, c1893.
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1ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY.
Members of the 1st U.S. Colored Infantry. Photographed by Mathew Brady, c1862.
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GERMANICUS CAESAR, 16 A.D.
Roman general Germanicus Caesar (15 B.C.-19 A.D.) captures Thusnelda, wife of Arminius, following his victory over German forces near the Weser River, 16 A.D. Etching, American, 1900.
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0111213
FIRST BALKAN WAR, 1912.
A Montenegrin officer, fighting with the Bulgarian army, duels with a Turkish officer in front of their troops during the First Balkan War. Front page illustration from the French newspaper 'Le Petit Journal,' 10 November 1912.
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CRUSADES: KNIGHTS TEMPLAR.
The first Knights Templar (order founded in 1118) in war suit. Engraving by Jacques Charles Bar, 1786.
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WASHINGTON'S FAREWELL.
George Washington's farewell to his officers at Fraunces Tavern in New York City on 4 December 1783. Steel engraving, American, 19th century, after a painting by Alonzo Chappel.
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0076807
ALFRED DREYFUS (1859-1935).
French army officer. Dreyfus, stripped of his rank, being paraded in front of the troops after his first trial for treason in 1894: contemporary wood engraving.
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0409210
CIVIL WAR: HEADQUARTERS.
Officers of the 1st Massachusetts Cavalry: unkown, Captain Edward A. Flint, Captain Charles Francis Adams Jr., Lt. George H. Teague at the Army of the Potomac headquarters in Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph, August 1864.
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0409213
CIVIL WAR: SURGEONS, 1864.
Three surgeons of 1st Division, 9th Corps in Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph, 1864.
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CIVIL WAR: QUARTERMASTER.
Group of the quartermaster department of the 1st Division, 9th Corps eating and drinking in Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph, 1864.
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WWII: PARATROOPERS, 1945.
Paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division, 1st Allied Airborne Army making a practice jump over Sissonne, France, 14 March 1945.
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0076348
GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Washington repudiating the proposal by Colonel Lewis Nicola to employ the army to make himself king, at Newburgh, New York, 22 May 1782. Wood engraving, 1883, after Howard Pyle.
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0053578
VIETNAM: U.S. SOLDIERS.
Members of 'B' Company, First Battalion, 12th Infantry Division, on patrol during 'Operation Lincoln' in the Chu Pong Mountain Range near the Cambodian border during the Vietnamese War: oil over a photograph, April 1966.
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0029588
ARMINIUS (c17 B.C.-21 A.D.).
German national hero. Arminius' Triumph over three Roman legions at the Battle of Teutoburg Forest. Photogravure, late 19th century, after the painting by Paul Thumann.
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WWII: BELGIUM, 1944.
European Ground Combat. Tanks of the American First Army in the streets of Malmedy, Belgium, moving to help stem the strong German counter-offensive in the area, December 1944.
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0354921
GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Washington (left) with the Marquis de Lafayette during the American Revolution, 1777. Wood engraving, American, 1887.
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0043817
AMERIGO VESPUCCI (1454-1512).
Italian navigator on his first voyage to the New World, encounters natives of what is now Guiana, 1499-1500. Line engraving, 19th century, after an engraving by Theodor de Bry, 1590.
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CONCORD/LEXINGTON, 1775.
First Blow for Liberty (Lexington/Concord). Colored engraving by A.H. Ritchie, 19th century.
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STONEWALL JACKSON, 1861.
'Stonewall' Jackson at First Bull Run, 21 July 1861. Lithograph, 1900, after Henry Alexander Ogden.
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ALFRED DREYFUS (1859-1935).
French army officer. Dreyfus, stripped of his rank, being paraded in front of the troops after his first trial for treason in 1894: contemporary wood engraving.
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WORLD WAR I: CAVALRY.
French cavalrymen wading their horses through a stream in pursuit of the retreating German army after the First or Second Battle of the Marne, 1914 or 1918. Photograph.
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CIVIL WAR: VICKSBURG, 1863.
'First at Vicksburg.' The 1st Battalion of the U.S. Infantry fighting its way up the steep slope to the top of the Confederate lines at Vicksburg, Mississippi, 19 May 1863. Painting by H. Charles McBarron, Jr.
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0089412
SPAIN: CIVIL WAR, 1874.
'Trenches to the Left of San Candido Redoubt (Las Carreras), near Bilbao.' Wood engraving from an English newspaper of 1874.
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HISTORY.
Austrian troops during the siege of San Giuliano in Venice, August 24, 1849. First war of independence, Italy, 19th century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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FINE ART.
St Paul in the Areopagus, by Giovanni Ricco' (1817-1873). Full Credit: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0040408
GODFREY (1058-1100).
Godfrey of Bouillon. First King of Jerusalem. Duke of Lower Lorraine 1082-1100. On the First Crusade with Raymond, Count of Toulouse, Bohemond I, and Bohemond's nephew Tancred, c1099. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0064591
WORLD WAR II: D-DAY, 1944.
American medics administer first aid to soldiers wounded in the initial attack at Omaha Beach during the invasion of Normandy, France, 9 June 1944. Oil over a photograph.
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0080125
WORLD WAR II: LEYTE ISLAND.
Coast Guard Gunner's Mate (artilleryman), First Class Carol Smith (right) giving a drink of water to Private First Class Junior F. Happel, wounded by shrapnel during the invasion of Leyte, Philippine Islands, during World War II, October 1944.
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CHARLES XII OF SWEDEN
(1682-1718) leading greatly outnumbered Swedish forces (about 8,400) to decisive victory over 40,000 Russians under Peter the Great at the Battle of Narva (Estonia), 30 November 1700, in the first major battle of the Great Northern War of 1700-1721. Contemporary engraving by Romejn de Hooghe.
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