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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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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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0117848
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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0131405
CIVIL WAR: FORTIFICATIONS.
Confederate fortifications in front of Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph by George N. Barnard in 1864.
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0128221
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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0053766
FIRST OPIUM WAR, 1842.
Chinese artillerymen at their gun during the First Opium War. Wood engraving, English, 1842.
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0009040
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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0118532
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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0407826
WORLD WAR I: FORTIFICATION.
German fortifications on the sand dunes of Belgium during World War I. Photograph, 1914-1918.
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0268002
GETTYSBURG, 1863.
The breastworks on Round Top on the battlefield at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Timothy O'Sullivan, July 1863.
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0408248
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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0139796
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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0032476
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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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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0115728
RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR, c1905.
Russian soldiers behind fortifications at Port Arthur, China. Stereograph, c1905.
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WWI: FLAMETHROWER, c1918.
French soldiers using flamethrowers from the trenches during battle. Photograph, c1918.
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WWII: BELGIUM, 1945.
American soldiers in a dug-in mortar emplacement near St. Vith, Belgium. Photograph, 1945.
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0120995
CHINA: BOCCA TIGRIS, 1831.
HMS Imogene and Andromache exchanging fire with Chinese forts in the Bocca Tigris, at the mouth of the Pearl River, on their way to Canton, China, 7 September 1831. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0071873
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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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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0118320
BATTLE OF GIBRALTAR, 1607.
The naval battle of Gibraltar, 25 April 1607, in which a Dutch fleet destroyed a Spanish fleet anchored at the Bay of Gibraltar. Contemporary German line engraving.
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0325460
WORLD WAR I: TRENCH, c1915.
A French soldier in a trench, on observation duty. Stereograph, c1915.
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0126750
FORT MIFFLIN, 1777.
'The Taking of Miss Mud Island.' Contemporary English cartoon depicting Fort Mifflin, held by the Continental Army, on Mud Island in the Delaware River, as a woman firing on British ships during the five week battle in October-November 1777.
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0048374
WWI: GERMAN POSTER, 1917.
"The Emperor's and the Peoples's Thank-Offering for the Army and Navy": German World War I poster, 1917, by Lisa von Schauroth.
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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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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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0382862
WORLD WAR I: GALLIPOLI, 1915.
The fortress of Sedd el Bahr on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey, with the fleet of English and French ships in the distance. German illustration from the Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung, 14 March 1915.
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0025435
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
(1769-1821). Emperor of France, 1804-1814. Napoleon (right) at the siege of Toulon, 1793. French Epinal print, 1834.
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0000802
CIVIL WAR: FORT SUMTER, 1861.
Confederate batteries on the second day of the bombardment of Fort Sumter, 13 April 1861. Wood engraving, American, 1861.
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0031955
WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN
(1820-1891). American army commander. General Sherman (right center, with his arm on the cannon's breach) with his staff at Federal Fort No. 7, Atlanta, in the autumn of 1864. Photograph by George N. Barnard.
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0295406
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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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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0072341
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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0080999
AFRICA: EL MINA FORTRESS.
El Mina, the Portugese slave trading fortress on the Guinea coast, taken by the Dutch in 1637. Line engraving, Dutch, 1704.
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0117133
PARIS STUDENT REVOLT, 1968.
Students building barricades near Place de la Bastille, Paris, France. Photograph, 24 May 1968.
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0122686
WORLD WAR II: SIGNAL CORPS.
A Signal Corps message center set up in the back of a military truck during a field problem at Fort Riley, Kansas. Photograph by Jack Delano, April 1942.
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