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NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC.
The founders of the New York Philharmonic Society, photographed in 1842. Standing, left to right: Directors C. Brannes; J. Noll; Conductor Theodore Eisfeld; Librarian C. Pazzaglia. Seated: Secretary L. Spier; President H.C. Timm; Treasurer and Founder Daniel Walker.
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OLIVE ANN BEECH (1903-1993).
American businesswoman and cofounder of the Beech Aircraft Company. Next to a Morane-Saulnier 760 at an air hangar in Westchester County Airport, White Plains, New York. Photograph, 1955.
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RICHARD KING (1825-1885).
American cattleman and founder of the 'King Ranch.'
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JEAN HENRI DUNANT
(1828-1910). Swiss philanthropist and founder of the International Red Cross. Photograph, c1900.
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RICHARD BRANSON (1950- ).
English entrepreneur, founder of the Virgin Group. Photograph, 1989. Full credit: Financial Times - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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GERMAN EMPIRE HISTORY.
Gemany, German empire 1871-1918: Memorial monument at the place where emperor Frederic III took the last military salute before his death. On the right August Fuhrmann, founder of the 'Kaiserpanorama.' collection. ca. 1905
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JAMES EDWARD OGLETHORPE
(1696-1785). English soldier, philanthropist and founder of Georgia. Oglethorpe's first meeting with the Yamacraw Native Americans in 1733 at present-day Savannah, Georgia. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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ALLEGORY: JESUIT ORDER.
Engraving after a Renaissance allegorical painting depicting the life and influence of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuits, 1650.
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PHILADELPHIA: LIBRARY.
Text composed for the cornerstone dedication of the Library Company of Philadelphia, by Benjamin Franklin, 1739.
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JANE ADDAMS (1860-1935).
American social worker and cofounder of Hull House in Chicago. Oil over a photograph, 1896.
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MOHAMMED (570-632).
Arabian prophet and founder of Islam. Line engraving from 'Histoire Generale de la Religion des Turcs' by Michel Baudier, 1625, with color added.
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UMBERTO AGNELLI.
Umberto Agnelli (1934-2004) member of famous businessmen family founders of Fiat car industry here during business meeting fair in Paris 1988. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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CLARA BARTON (1821-1912).
Founder of the American Red Cross. Barton with the graduating class of nurses at Blockley Hospital in Philadelphia, where she gave a commencement speech, c1902.
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SIEUR DE BIENVILLE (1680-1747).
Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, French colonial administrator and founder of New Orleans. Line engraving, 19th century.
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SOCIETY OF JESUS, 1540.
Pope Paul III approving the foundation of the Society of Jesus by St. Ignatius Loyola on 27 September 1540. Detail of contemporary Italian engraving.
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ARTHUR GRIFFITH
(1872-1922). Irish political leader.
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LAO-TZU (c604-531 B.C.).
Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism. Lao-Tzu and the Jade Emperor (left). Detail from a Chinese Taoist fresco, 'Lord of the Southern Dipper.' Yuan Dynasty, c1300.
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ST. IGNATIUS LOYOLA
(1491-1556).
Spanish soldier and ecclesiastic. Line engraving, 1621, by Lucas Vorsterman after a portrait by Peter Paul Rubens.
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MOHAMMED (570-632).
Arabian prophet and founder of Islam. Traditional portrait. Line engraving, late 19th century.
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ROGER WILLIAMS (1603-1683).
Cleric and founder of the colony of Rhode Island.
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BODHIDHARMA (fl. 520 A.D.).
Indian Buddhist monk; founder of the Zen sect of Buddhism. Bodhidharma with the tea plant he is credited with discovering. Chinese drawing.
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ZHU YUANZHANG (1328-1398).
Hongwu Emperor, founder of the Ming Dynasty. Chinese silk hanging scroll.
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GAUTAMA BUDDHA
(563?-?-483 B.C.). Indian philosopher, founder of Buddhism.
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PEDRO MENENDEZ DE AVILES
(1519-1574). Spanish mariner and founder of St. Augustine, Florida. On a Spanish postage stamp, 1960.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Egypt - Cairo - Egyptian Museum. Tomb of Auguste-Edouard Mariette (1821-1881), French Egyptologist, founder of the museum. Bronze statue by Denys Puech. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Egypt - Cairo - Egyptian Museum. Tomb of Auguste-Edouard Mariette (1821-1881), French Egyptologist, founder of the museum. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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GEORGE STEPHENSON
(1781-1848). English inventor and founder of railways. Engraving after a painting by John Lucas, American, 1881.
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WILLIAM BOOTH (1829-1912).
Known as General Booth. English religious leader and founder of the Salvation Army. Pencil drawing by Sydney Prior Hall (1842-1922).
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JAMES BLAIR (1655-1743).
British educator, founder and first president of the College of William and Mary. Line engraving, American.
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SWISS CONFEDERATION, 1291.
The foundation of the Swiss Confederation, the swearing of the oath in the meadow of Rutli, 1 August 1291. Woodcut from Jakob Ruff's version of the Canton of Uri folk play, 'Von dem frommen und ersten Eydgenossen Wilhem Thellen,' acted by the townspeople of Zurich on New Years Day, 1545.
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NIKKO, HONSHU ISLAND, JAPAN.
A view of the shrine of Daiyuin-byo dedicated to Iemitsu. Gervais Courtellemont.
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JAPAN.
William Booth, founder of Salvation Army, addresses a crowd in Japan. Evangeline Booth.
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WILLIAM PENN (1644-1718).
Founder of the colony of Pennsylvania. At a Friends (Quaker) meeting in 1682. Wood engraving, American, 1883.
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ALICE PAUL (1885-1977).
American social reformer and founder of the National Women's Party. Photographed at her desk, c1915.
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COUNT KEYSERLING (1880-1946).
Count Hermann Alexander Keyserling. German social philosopher and writer. Photographed in his study at the Darmstadt, Germany, 'School of Wisdom,' c1935.
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MOSES CLEAVELAND (1754-1806).
American soldier and pioneer.
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AMERICAN TYPE FOUNDERS.
Showroom of the American Type Founders Company, New York City. Photograph, 1902.
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AMERICAN TYPE FOUNDERS.
Employees working on various parts of the press at the American Type Founders Company, New York City. Photograph, 1902.
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MOHAMMED (570-632).
Arabian prophet and founder of Islam. The archangel Gabriel bringing Mohammed the demand from God to leave Mecca and go to Medinah. Turkish miniature from a late 16th century copy of the Siyer-i-Nebi, written c1388.
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ROGER WILLIAMS (1603-1683).
Cleric and founder of the colony of Rhode Island. Williams building his house at Manton's Cove, directly east of present-day Providence, Rhode Island, 1636. Line engraving, 19th century.
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