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FRANCE: PAPER MANUFACTURE.
Workers inspecting paper, folding it and bundling it into reams. Copper engraving, French, 18th century.
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0324042
HINE: LAUNDRY, 1917.
A 15-year-old girl folding laundry at the Bonanno Laundry in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine, 1917.
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0123219
UNEMPLOYMENT CENSUS, 1937.
Workers folding questionnaires for the Unemployment Census of 1937. Photograph 7 October 1937.
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0371165
TITANIC: LIFEBOATS, 1912.
Men opening up the folding lifeboats of the 'Titanic' after being lowered into the ocean. English illustration, 1912.
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0243838
LEISURE.
Folding chairs and tables in a garden restaurant. Picture by Heinz Fremke, 1937.
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0184279
NYC: 9/11 ANNIVERSARY.
Officers of the New York Police Department folding an American flag at the ceremony on the 10th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center. Photograph by Jonathan Alpeyrie, 11 September 2011.
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0324020
HINE: BOSTON INDEX CARD CO.
A girl folding filing-folders at the Boston Index Card Co. at 113 Purchase Street in Boston, Massachusetts. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine, January 1917.
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0165764
FRANCE: BOURGES.
A view of Bourges, France, at the confluence of the Yèvre and Auron Rivers. Steel engraving, French, c1850, by Adolphe and Émile Rouargue.
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0118859
JAPAN: KABUKI, c1680.
Scene at Kabuki. Daily life goes on, and nobody seems to pay attention to the actors. Folding screen by Hishkawa Moronobu, c1680.
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0185835
ELLIS ISLAND, c1940.
Laundry sorting and folding facilities at Ellis Island. Photograph, c1940.
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0139099
CONTORSIONNISTE.
contortionist folding up to get in a jar. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved. 
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0098704
ENGLAND: TEXTILE MILL.
Interior of an English textile manufactory showing a lapping room. Line engraving, English, c1800.
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0132834
WHITE HOUSE: PLAY, 1908.
An audience watching a Sylvan play performed on the White House lawn. Photograph by Haris & Ewing, 1908.
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0180488
NEW YORK: MOE LEVY WORKSHOP.
Moe Levy's clothing workshop in New York City. Photograph, c1912.
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0099278
JAPANESE SYMBOL: NOSHI.
Noshi, a Japanese origami shape attached to gifts, representing humility in gift-giving.
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0259282
MISSOURI: PRESCHOOL, c1970.
Preschoolers in a classroom in Kingston, Missouri. Photograph, c1970.
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0176214
GREECE: REFUGEES, 1959.
A widowed woman of Greek origin ironing laundry items as a service to fellow refugees who, like her, have been resettled in a housing settlement on the outskirts of Athens, built in cooperation between the Greek government and the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees. Photographed in 1959.
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0426721
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Folding table, Colonial period, English origin, 19th-20th century Full credit: De Agostini / Al Pagani / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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DECORATIVE ARTS.
Directoire style mahogany table with white marble top, drawer and leaves open, France, late 18th-early 19th century Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0250296
JAPAN.
Workers fold and stack sheets of funori for baling and shipment. Hugh M. Smith, U.S. Bureau Of Fisheries.
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0251734
TOKYO, JAPAN.
A newsgirl folds papers while a baby sleeps on her back. Walter Weston.
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0242131
INDUSTRY.
German Reich, parachute fabrication: seamstress folding the parachute - Photographer: Heinz Fremke - 1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0242046
INDUSTRY.
German Reich, parachute fabrication: folding the parachute - Photographer: Heinz Fremke - 1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0426600
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Empire style mahogany men's dressing table, France, 19th century Full credit: De Agostini / J. M. Zuber / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0426406
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Small drop leaf desk inlaid with various woods, circa 1750, France, 18th century Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0257740
LAWRENCE, MASSACHUSETTS, USA.
Cotton mill workers cut and fold by hand yards of printed cloth. Keystone View Co.
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0257741
LAWRENCE, MASSACHUSETTS, USA.
A cotton mill worker dyes cloth. Keystone View Co.
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0231263
PEOPLE.
England, population: couple sitting on folding camp chairs next to the auto and drinking tea, 1974.
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0242004
INDUSTRY.
German Reich, parachute fabrication: folding the parachute - Photographer: Heinz Fremke - 1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0426856
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Regency style games table, open, United Kingdom, 19th century Full credit: De Agostini / Studio Ab / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0425806
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Rollable and foldable screen, oak, Italy, 20th century Full credit: De Agostini / G. Cigolini / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0258861
ROME, ITALY.
Nurses fold surgical gowns in a Roman hospital. No Credit Given.
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0233430
FINE ART.
Ancient Greece Aphrodite (Venus) riding on a goat Relief on the cover of a Greek folding mirror High Classical Period - around 450 B.C..
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0242036
INDUSTRY.
German Reich, parachute fabrication: folding the parachute - Photographer: Heinz Fremke - 1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0426408
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Small drop leaf desk inlaid with various woods, circa 1750, open, France, 18th century Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0426805
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Victorian recliner, 1850, United Kingdom, 19th century, detail with casters Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0226095
DESIGN.
double day bed, folding bed for two by the Englander company, model Coil Spring with Cretonne cover, date unknown, probably 1926, photo by Englander company.
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0224701
TECHNOLOGY.
Lincoln car: Inside View - Automatic fixed folding for front seats - Photographer: Zander & Labisch - Published by: 'Die Dame' 19/1930 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0426804
DECORATIVE ARTS.
Victorian recliner, 1850, footrest open, United Kingdom, 19th century Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ASIAN ART.
Fan with bamboo handle and figure of a youth on the back of an aquatic animal, 1880, engraving on paper retouched by hand, 38x20 cm. Japanese civilization, Meiji period (1868-1912). Full Credit: DEA / G. CIGOLINI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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