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ST. PAUL AND SILAS.
After the earthquake at Philippi, the jailer cries, 'What must I do to be saved?' to St. Paul and Silas (Acts 16:30). Wood engraving, American, 1884.
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ST. PAUL: CONVERSION.
The conversion of St. Paul (Acts 9:3-5). Woodcut, c1508, by Hans Baldung Grien (c1485-1545).
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0092575
SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE.
View of the section of San Francisco from First and Bryant Streets, following the earthquake of 18 April 1906.
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0266344
WASHINGTON, D.C.: PRISON.
Political prison on the Corner of First Street and A Street in Washington, D.C., during the Civil War. Wood engraving, American, 1861.
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0265198
OLD CAPITOL PRISON, c1864.
The Old Capitol Prison, on the corner of 1st Street and A Street Northeast in Washington, D.C. Stereograph view, c1864.
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OLD CAPITOL PRISON, c1864.
A view of the Old Capitol Prison, on the corner of 1st Street and A Street Northeast in Washington, D.C. Albumen print, 1866, by Alexander Gardner, after a photograph, c1864, by William R. Pywell.
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FINE ART.
Roman Antiquity Venus (Aphrodite) and the deadly wounded Adonis Roman fresco from Pompeii - 1st century B.C. -.
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0266995
MARTYRDOM OF PHILIP.
The crucifixion of Philip the Apostle, c80 A.D. Woodcut by Michael Wolgemut from the 'Nuremberg Chronicle,' 1493.
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0050096
MARTYRDOM OF ST. STEPHEN.
The martyrdom of St. Stephen in Jerusalem (Acts 7:60). Wood engraving, 19th century, after Gustave Doré.
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0087955
SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST.
Saint John on the island of Patmos, Greece. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0027122
FIRST PRINTED MAP, 1472.
The first printed map, 1472, with accompanying printed text from St. Isidore of Seville's explanation of the world, originally written in the late 6th century.
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0014704
VLADIMIR I (956?-1015).
First Christian ruler of Kievan Rus, c978-1015. St. Vladimir the Great between his murdered sons, Saints Boris and Gleb. Detail of a Russian icon, Moscow School.
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0129811
SAINTS PETER AND PAUL.
The martyrdom of Saint Peter (top) and Saint Paul (bottom). Medieval manuscript illumination.
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0014703
VLADIMIR I (c956-1015).
First Christian ruler of Kievan Rus, c978-1015. Saint Vladimir the Great depicted on a silver coin of his reign.
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0111261
ST. PAUL AT EPHESUS.
The Sermon of St. Paul at Ephesus. Books of magic are being burned in the foreground. French educational postcard, freely after Eustache le Sueur, 1950s.
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0037769
UNCLE TOM'S CABIN, 1852.
The runaway slave Scipio hunted by a mob, as his master, St. Clare, tries to prevent his death by buying Scipio again. Engraving after George Cruikshank from the first English edition, 1883, of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin.
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0008714
WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first President of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, on 30 April 1789. Wood engraving, American, 1889.
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0097220
SAINT PETER (c. 67 A.D.).
Woodcut by Hans Sebald Beham, c1530.
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0097467
FIRST PRINTED MAP, 1472.
The first printed map, 1472, with accompanying printed text from St. Isidore of Seville's explanation of the world, originally written in the late 6th century.
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0014311
GOSPEL OF MATTHEW, 1525.
The first page of William Tyndale's Gospel of St. Matthew from the New Testament printed in Cologne, Germany, 1525.
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0014943
SAINT PETER (d. 67).
One of the Twelve Apostles and traditionally the first bishop of Rome. A 6th century silver book cover from Syria, found near Antioch.
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0106289
MARTYRDOM OF ST. STEPHEN.
St. Stephen stoned to death in Jerusalem, c35 A.D. Wood engraving, American, c1840.
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0097798
SAINT PAUL IN PRISON.
Saint Paul writing his epistle to the Ephesians while in prison (Ephesians 3:1-6). Wood engraving, 19th century, after Henri Félix Emmanuel Philippoteaux.
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0075340
BREAKING OF BREAD.
Fractio panis (the Breaking of Bread), late 2nd century. Wall painting in the so-called 'Greek Chapel' of the Catacomb of Priscilla, Rome, Italy.
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0023806
CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL.
Oil on canvas by Niccolo dell'Abate, after 1551.
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0057523
ST. PAUL AND MESSENGER.
Saint Paul handing an epistle to a messenger. Woodcut from the Cologne Bible, 1478-80.
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0056569
SAINT PAUL (d.67 A.D.).
Apostle to the Gentiles. St Paul preaching to the Thessalonians (I Thessalonians 2:9). Wood engraving after Gustave Dore.
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0067564
GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Steel engraving, after C.B.J.F. de Saint-Memin.
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0039988
ST. BARNABAS (1st century A.D.).
Apostolic Father of the Church. Mural from the Church of the Holy Cross, Platanistasa, Cyprus, 15th century.
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0098360
MARTYRDOM OF ST. STEPHEN.
St. Stephen stoned to death in Jerusalem, c35 A.D. Wood engraving, American, c1840.
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0079070
SIEGE OF RHODES, 1479.
'First Siege of Rhodes (From an Ancient Manuscript).' The unsuccessful siege by the Ottoman Turks against Rhodes and the Knights of St. John in 1479.
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0130045
SAINT PAUL (d. 67 A.D.).
Apostle to the Gentiles. The mocking of Paul. Drawing from a codex, early 10th century.
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0415935
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Landscape and mythological scene with Oedipus questioning the Sphinx, fresco from Villa San Marco in Castellammare di Stabia, Campania, Italy. Roman Civilisation, 1st century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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LITERATURE.
Paul's first letter to the Thessalonians, from Volume II of the Bible of Borso d'Este, illuminated by Taddeo Crivelli (1425-1479) and others, Latin manuscript 422-423, folio 206, recto, parchment, 1455-1461. Italy, 15th century. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0045462
ST PETER AND ST JOHN.
St Peter and St John at the Beautiful Gate (Acts 3:6): wood engraving after Gustave Doré (1833-1883).
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0013563
SAINT PETER (d. 67).
One of the Twelve Apostles and traditionally the first bishop of Rome. Copper engraving, 17th century.
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0039514
ST. AUGUSTINE (d. 604).
First archbishop of Canterbury. St. Augustine and his forty monks before Aethelbert I and his wife, Bertha, King and Queen of Kent, in 597. Wood engraving, 19th century, after a drawing by L.P. Lyendecker.
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0020212
STONING OF ST. STEPHEN.
Oil on copper, c1603-04, by Adam Elsheimer. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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0045169
GASPARD de COLIGNY
(1519-1572). French admiral and Huguenot leader. The murder of Coligny in his bedroom, the first victim of the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre, 24 August 1572. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0041298
ST. PAUL: CONVERSION.
The conversion of St. Paul (Acts 9:3-5). Wood engraving, 19th century, after Gustave Doré.
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