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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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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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PARIS STUDENT REVOLT, 1968.
Students feeding the fire set to a barricade of garbage at Boulevard St. Germain on the Left Bank in Paris, France, 23 May 1968.
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0121161
CHINA: BOXER REBELLION.
The remains of Chinese Boxer rebels, killed during fighting with foreign expeditionary forces at Tientsin, China, lying behind fortifications at the city's south gate, 14 July 1900. Stereograph.
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0408249
WORLD WAR I: ST. DENIS.
The base of the Porte Saint-Denis in Paris, France, being loaded with sandbags to protect it against bombardment from aerial raids and cannon fire during World War I. Photograph, c1916.
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CIVIL WAR: FORTIFICATIONS.
Confederate fortifications in front of Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph by George N. Barnard in 1864.
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WORLD WAR I.
Western front 1914 : (Lorraine). Capture of Fort Manonviller (Lorraine) on August 28 1914 by units of the 7th army under the command of Col.Gen. v. Heeringen. col. postcard (drawing).
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0081054
SINO-JAPANESE WAR, 1937.
Japanese troops engaged in street combat in a working-class district of Shanghai, late October 1937.
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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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FIRST OPIUM WAR, 1842.
Chinese artillerymen at their gun during the First Opium War. Wood engraving, English, 1842.
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CANADA: MONTREAL, 1760.
View of the town and fortifications of Montreal, Canada, on the St. Lawrence River, at the time it was captured by the British during the French and Indian War, 1760. Contemporary line engraving by Daniel Pomarede of Dublin, Ireland.
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WORLD WAR I: FORTIFICATION.
German fortifications on the sand dunes of Belgium during World War I. Photograph, 1914-1918.
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GETTYSBURG, 1863.
The breastworks on Round Top on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Timothy O'Sullivan, July 1863.
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WORLD WAR I: NOTRE DAME.
Doorways of the Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris in France, being loaded with sandbags to protect it against bombardment from aerial raids and cannon fire during World War I. Photograph, c1916.
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0150168
LE PROCUREUR GENERAL BESSON.
The prosecutor Besson will be in charge of the Barricades trial at the Law Courts. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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DEFILE DU 14 JUILLET.
parade of the Saint Cyr Militairy School on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris on Bastille-day july 14, 1981. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved. 
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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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CARTOON: WORLD WARS, 1936.
'The Next Generation.' American cartoon on the looming threat of another war in Europe. Cartoon by D.R. Fitzpatrick, 1936.
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RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR, c1905.
Russian soldiers behind fortifications at Port Arthur, China. Stereograph, c1905.
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FORT CAROLINE, 1673.
'Arx Carolina.' Fort Caroline on the St. John's River in Florida. Line engraving after Arnoldus Montanus, c1673.
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FORT DUQUESNE, 1758.
Colonel George Washington (center) of the Virginia militia raising his hat to the British flag over Fort Duquesne (rebuilt as Fort Pitt) in November 1758. Steel engraving, American, 19th century.
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FORT HARMAR, OHIO, 1790.
Fort Harmar, at the mouth of the Muskingum River, in 1790. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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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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REVOLUTION OF 1848: BERLIN.
Revolutionaries in Berlin exchange fire with Prussian government forces from behind a barricade in the Breite Strasse, 18 March 1848. Wood engraving from a contemporary English newspaper.
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JOHN JOSEPH PERSHING
(1860-1948). American army commander. Reviewing mounted African American soldiers, Fort Myer, Virginia. Photograph, 1932.
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PUERTO RICO: SAN JUAN, c1960.
Stone fortifications surrounding the old city of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photograph, c1960.
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PARIS, 1871.
A view of fortifications at Porte Maillot in Paris, France, following the Paris Commune of 1871. Photograph by J.W. Wulff, 1871.
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0623008
FORT UNION, c1855.
Assiniboine native peoples encamped outside of the Fort Union Trading Post in North Dakota. Engraving by Stanley Del, c1855.
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FRANCE: REVOLUTION, 1848.
Barricade on the Boulevard Montmarte in Paris at the outbreak of the Revolution of 1848. Contemporary colored engraving.
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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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FORT PICKENS, c1860.
Fort Pickens on the harbor of Pensacola, Florida. Engraving by Currier & Ives, c1860.
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0623208
BATTLE OF FORT WAGNER, 1863.
'The Gallant Charge of the Fifty-Fourth Massachussetts (Colored) Regiment.' The Second Battle of Fort Wagner during the American Civil War, 18 July 1863. Engraving by Currier & Ives, 1863.
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WORLD WAR I: REVOLUTION.
Crowd gathers outside of the Vorwaerts Newspaper plant, which was sacked by a mob and used as a fortress, Berlin, Germany. Photograph, c1919.
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BELGIUM, c1910.
Men posing in front of Het Steen in Antwerp, Belgium. Photograph by Arnold Genthe, c1910.
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HISTORY.
Soldiers in the trenches. World War I, Italy, 20th century. Full Credit: DEA / A. DE GREGORIO / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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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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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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BRADDOCK'S DEFEAT, 1755.
The mortally wounded General Edward Braddock lies fallen from his horse during an attack by French and Indian forces on the way to Fort Duquesne, 9 July 1755: wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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CAERPHILLY CASTLE, c1900.
The ruins of medieval fortification Caerphilly Castle in South Wales. Photograph, c1900.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American lawyer and statesman. Hamilton at Yorktown in 1781. Steel engraving, 1858, after a painting by Alonzo Chappel.
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