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WASHINGTON: VALLEY FORGE, 1777. General George Washington with Major General Lafayette at Valley Forge, 1777. Line engraving, 19th century.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, 30 April 1789. Mezzotint, 1849.
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JEFFERSON & GENET, 1793.
The meeting of U.S. Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson (left) and Citizen Genet, the newly appointed French minister to the United States, at Philadelphia, 7 July 1793. Engraving, c1880.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Steel engraving after a drawing, 1777, by Charles Nicolas Cochin.
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JOHN JAY (1745-1829).
American jurist and statesman. Engraving, English, 1783.
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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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GEORGE WASHINGTON.
(1732-1799). Washington at Princeton. Contemporary painting, 18th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN.
(1706-1790). Politician, scientist, inventor, writer, statesman, USA. Painting by Duplessis, 1780.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON (1743-1826).
Third President of the United States. 'Look on this picture, and on this.' American cartoon, 1807, unfavourably comparing then-President Thomas Jefferson (right) to his predecessor, George Washington.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, on 30 April 1789: colored engraving, 19th century.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artist's reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on July 11, 1804.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL.
Duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on July 11, 1804.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artist's reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, 11 July 1804.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
Alexander Hamilton lying mortally wounded after his duel with Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey on 11 July 1804. Engraving, 19th century.
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MAGNETIZING FRANKLIN.
French physician Charles Deslon (1750-1786), a disciple of Franz Mesmer, attempts to magnetize Benjamin Franklin in Franklin's home at Passy, France, 1784. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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FRANCE: TREATY OF ALLIANCE.
Benjamin Franklin receives the articles of the Treaty of Alliance with France from King Louis XVI in June 1778. Lithograph, 19th century.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Depicted with his Cabinet. Left to right: George Washington, Henry Knox, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson and Edmund Randolph. Drawing after an engraving by Currier & Ives, 1876.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Depicted with his Cabinet. Left to right: Henry Knox, Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Randolph, Alexander Hamilton, and Washington. Engraving after a painting by Alonzo Chappel, 1858.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artists reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on 11 July 1804.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American politician. Engraving after a painting by Alonzo Chappel, 19th century.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American lawyer and statesman. Wood engraving, 1891, after a painting, 1792, by John Trumbull.
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WASHINGTON: FAREWELL, 1783.
George Washington taking leave of his officers in Fraunces Tavern in New York City, 4 December 1783. Chromolithograph illustration by Henry Alexander Ogden, c1893.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Franklin on his diplomatic mission to France aboard the U.S.S. 'Reprisal' in the autumn of 1776. Illustration by Howard Pyle (1853-1911).
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Young George Washington fox-hunting in Virginia with his friend, Lord Fairfax. Engraving, c1850.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Benjamin Franklin in Watt's Printing Office, Great Queen Street, London. Wood engraving after a painting by Eyre Crowe (English School, 19th century).
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Engraving by Claude Louis Desrais, c1795.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. The reception of Franklin in France. Chromolithograph, c1888.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. Mezzotint engraving by Henry S. Sadd, c1846 after a painting by Tompkins Harrison Matteson.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Washington at the siege of Yorktown in 1781, holding a copy of the Declaration of Independence. Contemporary French line engraving by Noel Le Mire.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
(1706-1790). American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Franklin before the Lords of the Privy Council, Whitehall Chapel, London, 1774: colored engraving, 1859.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. Engraving, 1809.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, inventor, scientist, statesman, and diplomat. Engraving, French, late 18th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, statesman, and diplomat. Franklin before the lord's council, Whitehall Chapel, London, 1774. Engraving by Robert Whitechurch after a painting by Christian Schussele, c1859.
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SHAYS' REBELLION, 1786.
Proclamation by the State of Pennsylvania offering a reward for Daniel Shays and three other leaders of Shays' Rebellion of 1786. Signed by Benjamin Franklin, 19 May 1787.
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HISTORY.
Portrait of general George Washington (1732-1799) in 1781 during the American War of Independence. Engraving. Full credit: De Agostini / M. Seemuller / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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HISTORY.
The Founding Fathers presenting their draft of the Declaration of Independence to Congress, June 28, 1776, by John Trumbull (1756-1843), 1819. Declaration of Independence of the United States of America, the United States, 18th century. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Franklin, assisted by his son William, proving the identity of lightning and electricity by his celebrated kite and key experiment of June 1752. Pen and ink drawing, late 19th century.
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CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION.
George Washington presiding at the Constitutional Convention at Philadelphia in 1787. Line engraving, American, 1823.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Painting by Charles Willson Peale.
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YORKTOWN: SURRENDER, 1781.
British General Charles O'Hara surrendering the sword of General Cornwallis to American General Robert Lincoln at Yorktown. George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette look on. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier, c1846.
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