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0009911
ETHAN ALLEN (1738-1789).
American Revolutionary soldier. The capture of Fort Ticonderoga, 10 May 1775. Steel engraving, 1856.
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0007727
IROQUOIS VILLAGE, 1556.
The first printed plan of a North American settlement, showing the fortified Iroquois Native American village of Hochelaga, near Monte Real (present-day Montreal). Color woodcut from Giovanni Battista Ramusio's 'Delle Navigazioni e Viaggi,' 1556.
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0174307
FORT STANTON, NEW MEXICO.
A U.S. military sergeant reading while a woman reclines on a sofa behind him. Photographed by Sgt. Charles Harvey, c1888.
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0163208
CIVIL WAR: UNION FORT.
The 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery at Fort Richardson in Virginia. Photograph, 1861.
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0118418
FORT OSWEGO, 1727.
South view of Fort Oswego, New York, on Lake Ontario, constructed in 1727 and destroyed by the French during the French and Indian War in 1756. Line engraving, English, 1760.
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0322915
FORT YUMA, 1864.
View of Fort Yuma, California, across the Colorado River from Arizona. Wood engraving, American, 1864.
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0185023
WWII: BELGIUM, 1940.
German paratroopers crossing the Albert Canal in rafts during the Battle of Fort Eben-Emael in Belgium, May 1940. Still from the German propaganda film 'Der Sieg im Westen,' 1941.
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0185024
WWII: BELGIUM, 1940.
A view of the destruction shortly after the Battle of Fort Eben-Emael in Belgium. Photograph, May 1940.
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0060991
BALTIMORE: FORT McHENRY.
The British naval bombardment of Fort McHenry, in Baltimore, Maryland, 13-14 September 1814, during the War of 1812. Contemporary aquatint by John Bower.
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0080993
VOLTAIRE (1694-1778).
Assumed name of François Marie Arouet, French man of letters. Voltaire writing his epic poem 'La Henriade' while imprisoned in the Bastille, 1717-18. French engraving, c1830, after François Bouchot.
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0409796
WORLD WAR II: DOMINOES.
The 442nd Combat Team relaxes while playing a game of galloping dominoes at Camp Shelby, Mississippi. Photograph, June 1943.
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0382926
OHIO: FORT HARMAR, 1785.
Fort Harmar, at the mouth of the Muskingum River in Ohio, built in 1785. Engraving, American, 1885.
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0173531
FORT LEAVENWORTH, 1867.
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, as viewed from a nearby hilltop. Stereograph by Gardner's Photographic Gallery, 1867.
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0165533
CIVIL WAR: FORT DEFIANCE.
A view of Fort Defiance (or Camp Defiance) at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers near Cairo, Illinois. Photographed in the fall of 1861.
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0165661
TRIER: PORTA NIGRA.
The 2nd century A.D. Roman city gate at Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Wood engraving, 1835.
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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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0057730
FORT MOULTRIE BATTLE, 1776.
The guns of Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island, near Charleston, South Carolina, repelling a British squadron on 28 June 1776. Wood engraving, American, 1844.
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0081503
HENRY IV OF GERMANY
(1050-1106). King of Germany and Holy Roman Emperor (1056-1106). The Emperor Henry IV kneeling in the snow with his wife, the Empress Bertha, and their young son outside the fortress at Canossa, Italy, 1077, seeking absolution from Pope Gregory VII, who had excommunicated him the year before. Wood engraving, American, c1836.
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0407926
WORLD WAR I: PILL BOX FORT.
German pill box fort taken by French forces during World War I. Photograph, 1914-1918.
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0325476
WORLD WAR I: HEADQUARTERS.
Marshal Joseph Jacques Cesaire Joffre and other officers of the French Army at a sheltered headquarters near the front during World War I. Stereograph, c1916.
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0370912
INDIA: BARABATI FORT, 1887.
Gate of the Barabati Fort, built in the 14th century near Cuttack, Odisha, India. English engraving, 1887.
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0130043
CIVIL WAR: PETERSBURG.
Interior of the Union Army's Fort Sedgwick during the siege of Petersburg, Virginia, early 1865.
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0053766
FIRST OPIUM WAR, 1842.
Chinese artillerymen at their gun during the First Opium War. Wood engraving, English, 1842.
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0008352
ASTORIA, OREGON TERRITORY.
Astoria, at the mouth of the Columbia River, the first permanent settlement in the Oregon country established by John Jacob Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1811. Lithograph, 1848.
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0172051
CIVIL WAR: UNION FORT.
Union soldiers at Fort Totten in Washington, D.C., during the American Civil War, c1863.
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0407932
WORLD WAR I: PILL BOX FORT.
A German pill box fort in the park of a French chateau during World War I. Photograph, 1914-1918.
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0131408
CIVIL WAR: HEADQUARTERS.
Confederate headquarters of a field officer of the trenches, Morris Island, South Carolina. Photograph by Haas & Peale in 1863.
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0119035
SPAIN: BARCELONA.
A view of the Barcelona harbor and a fort. Photograph, late 19th or early 20th century.
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0010580
FORT CAROLINE, 1564.
Plan of Fort Caroline on the St. John's River, built by the second French expedition to Florida in 1564. Colored engraving, 1591, by Theodor de Bry after a now lost drawing by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues.
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0009574
ALGONQUIAN VILLAGE, 1585.
The Algonquian village of Pomeiooc (North Carolina). Color engraving by Theodor de Bry, 1590, after a painting, 1585, by John White.
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0129987
FORT MCHENRY MEMORIAL.
Design for a monument in Baltimore, Maryland, honoring defenders of the city who fell during the Battle of Fort McHenry, 14 August 1814. Line engraving, American, 1815.
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0131823
HAMPTON, VIRGINIA: FORTS.
A view of Fort Monroe, on Old Point Comfort (foreground), and Fort Calhoun, at Hampton, Virginia. Wood engraving, American, 1856.
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0163575
CIVIL WAR: UNION FORT.
Union soldiers in a fort on Morris Island in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Photograph, July or August 1863.
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0163163
CIVIL WAR: FORT FISHER, 1865.
Union army soldiers with a cannon after the capture of the Confederate Fort Fisher in North Carolina. Photograph by Timothy O'Sullivan, January 1865.
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0289738
ASIAN ART.
Detail of decoration from Shah Jahan's favourite wife's apartment, Musamman Burj in Red Fort in Agra (UNESCO World Heritage List, 1983), India. Indian civilization, 16th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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PREHISTORIC ART.
Italy - Sardinia Region - Barumini, Medio Campidano province. Bronze Age archaeological site 'Su Nuraxi' (the nuraghe; UNESCO World Heritage List, 1997). Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All rights rese
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NATIVE AMERICAN LODGES.
Skin lodges of an Assiniboin chief near Fort Union on the Missouri River. Engraving ,1844 after Karl Bodmer.
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0104324
DETROIT: EARLY FORT, c1680.
A party of French soldiers constructing the first fort on the Detroit River, near the site of present-day Detroit, Michigan, c1680. Wood engraving, American, c1840.
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0163475
CIVIL WAR: FORT STEADMAN.
Interior of the Union Army's Fort Steadman in Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph by Timothy O'Sullivan, May 1865.
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0370501
WWI: FORT, c1914.
The ruins of Starbrouck Fort near Antwerp, Belgium, destroyed by the Belgian army when they evacuated. Photograph, c1914.
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