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0099475
RHODE ISLAND: NEWPORT.
View of the First Beach, Newport, Rhode Island. Wood engraving, 1852.
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0036983
MARYLAND: FIRST MASS, 1634.
The landing of English colonists at Maryland, with a celebration of mass on the beach, 25 March 1634. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0075095
PILGRIMS WASHING DAY, 1620.
The pilgrims' first washing day, Monday, 23rd November 1620 at Provincetown, Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
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0016463
JAMESTOWN: ARRIVAL, 1607.
The arrival of the first English colonists at Jamestown, Virginia, May 1607. Engraving, 19th century.
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0040065
SILENT STILL: MAN & WOMAN.
Anna Q. Nilsson and Ben Lyon comfort each other in Frank Llyod's 'Winds of Chance' by Rex Beach, a First National Picture also starring Viola Dana and Victor McLaglen.
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0017265
SWITCHBACK RAILWAY, 1886.
The first roller coaster in the United States, located in Coney Island, offered one-minute rides for a nickel. Wood engraving, American, 1886.
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0016546
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.
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0016100
MARGARET GORMAN, 1921.
First Miss America at Atlantic City in 1921.
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0620069
VASCO NUNEZ de BALBOA
(1475-1519). Spanish explorer. Balboa's first sight of the Pacific Ocean in 1513. Photogravure after a painting by Henri Felix Emmanuel Philippoteaux. Colorized by Granger.
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0058160
VASCO NUNEZ de BALBOA
(1475-1519). Spanish explorer. Balboa's first sight of the Pacific Ocean in 1513. Photogravure after a painting by Henri Felix Emmanuel Philippoteaux.
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0032396
JOHN JACOB ASTOR (1763-1848).
American fur trader and financier. Astor's first fur-buying expedition up the Hudson Valley, c1787. Engraving, 19th century. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0012118
PILGRIMS: WASHING DAY.
The pilgrims' first washing day, Monday, 23rd November 1620 at Provincetown, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Wood engraving, 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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0002326
COLUMBUS: NATIVE AMERICANS.
The first interview of Christopher Columbus with the Natives of America, 1492. Copper engraving, English, 18th century.
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0175172
CARTOON: CUBA, 1902.
'The First Steps Alone.' Cuba, wearing a ribbon labeled 'U.S. Protectorate,' taking its first steps towards independence under the watchful eye of Columbia. American cartoon by Samuel D. Ehrhart from the cover of 'Puck,' 21 May 1902.
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0282013
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Spain - Catalonia - Tarragona. Roman Tarraco. UNESCO World Heritage List, 2000. Roman amphitheater, 1st century BC - 1st century AD. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0418273
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Villa of Tiberius, Sperlonga, Lazio, Italy. Roman civilisation, 1st century BC-1st century AD. Full credit: De Agostini / W. Buss / Granger, NYC -- All rights reser
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0616359
36 VIEWS OF MOUNT FUJI, 1858. The Seven Ri Beach in Sagami Province. Image 19 of '36 Views of Mount Fuji.' Vertical series by Utagawa Hiroshige, 1858. Full Credit: Pictures from History - CPA / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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0027142
DODGSON: LOOKING GLASS.
The Walrus sobbed into his pocket-handkerchief while the Carpenter ate his bread. After the design by Sir John Tenniel from the first edition of Lewis Carroll's 'Through the Looking Glass.'
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0050367
MARGARET GORMAN, 1921.
Margaret Gorman of Washington, D.C., the first Miss America, at Atlantic City, New Jersey. Oil over a photograph, 1921.
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0027143
DODGSON: LOOKING GLASS.
'The time has come,' the Walrus told the Carpenter and the Oysters, 'to talk of many things'. After the design by Sir John Tenniel for the first edition of Lewis Carroll's 'Through the Looking Glass.'
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0027144
DODGSON: LOOKING GLASS.
The Walrus and the Carpenter 'wept like anything to see such quantities of sand'.After the design by Sir John Tenniel for the first edition of Lewis Carroll's 'Through the Looking Glass.'