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CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870).
English novelist. Dickens straddling the English Channel on the front page of 'L'Eclipse,' Paris, 14 June 1868. Line engraving after André Gill.
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NEW YORK GAZETTE, 1726.
An early issue of The New York Gazette, 1726, the first newspaper published at New York, founded by William Bradford in 1725.
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LEE'S SURRENDER, 1865.
Front page of the New York Times, 10 April 1865, reporting on the previous day's surrender of Confederate General Robert E. Lee to Union General Ulysses S. Grant, at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia.
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INDIAN INDEPENDENCE, 1947.
Front page of the New York Times, 15 August 1947, reporting on the end of British colonial rule in India with the establishment of India and Pakistan as separate independent states.
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VIRGINIA GAZETTE, 1776.
Front page of the Virginia Gazette, 5 July 1776, with the slogan 'Always for Liberty and the Publick Good.'
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NEW YORK TIMES, 1929.
'Byrd Safely Flies to South Pole and Back...' Front page of The New York Times, 30 November 1929.
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SOVIET UNION SHOW TRIALS.
Front page of an account of the trial against the anti-Soviet 'Bloc of Rightists and Trotskyites', March 1938. Full credit: ullstein - Archiv Gerstenberg / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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DREYFUS AFFAIR, 1895.
Front page of 'Le Petit Journal,' 13 January 1895, with an illustration which depicts the dishonorable discharge of Alfred Dreyfus. An officer is breaking his sword and all signs of rank have been removed from his uniform. Full credit: KPA - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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PENNSYLVANIA GAZETTE, 1730.
An early issue of the Pennsylvania Gazette ('containing the freshest advices foreign and domestick'), 1730, published by Benjamin Franklin at Philadelphia.
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CARTOON: LABOR, 1921.
Cartoon on the front page of the 30 May 1921 issue of the 'Nonpartisan Leader,' newspaper of the Nonpartisan League, urging a political alliance between farmers and organized labor. Cartoon by John Miller Baer, 1921.
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LOS ANGELES TIMES, 1909.
''I Have the Old Pole,' Wires Peary.' Front page of the Los Angeles Times, 7 September 1909.
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VIRGINIA GAZETTE, 1755.
Front page of the Virginia Gazette, 5 September 1755, with the slogan 'With the Freshest Advices, Foreign and Domestic.'
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TITANIC HEADLINE, 1912.
Front page of the San Francisco Chronicle, 16 April 1912, reporting on the sinking the previous day of the White Star liner 'Titanic,' following its collision with an iceberg in the North Atlantic.
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TITANIC HEADLINE, 1912.
Front page of The Daily Mirror, 16 April 1912, reporting on the sinking the previous day of the White Star liner 'Titanic,' following its collision with an iceberg in the North Atlantic.
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WORLD WAR II: PEARL HARBOR.
The front page of The Cleveland Press, 8 December 1941, announcing the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and President Franklin Roosevelt asking for a declaration of war against Japan.
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GERMAN SURRENDER, 1945.
Front page of the French communist newspaper 'L'Humanité,' 8 May 1945, announcing the unconditional surrender of Hitler's Germany in World War II.
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MASSACHUSETTS SPY, 1776.
Front page of the 17 July 1776 issue of 'The Massachusetts Spy, or American Oracle of Liberty,' published at Worcester, Massachusetts.
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VIRGINIA GAZETTE, 1775.
Front page of the Virginia Gazette, 10 November 1775, with the slogan 'Always for Liberty and the Publick Good.'
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VIRGINIA GAZETTE, 1776.
Front page of the Virginia Gazette, 26 July 1776, with the slogan 'Always for Liberty and the Publick Good.'
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SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE.
'Peary Reaches Pole One Year After Cook.' Front page of the San Francisco Chronicle, 7 September 1909.
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KENNEDY ASSASSINATION, 1963.
Front page of the New York Herald Times, 25 November 1963, the funeral of Kennedy and the assassination of suspect Lee Harvey Oswald.
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VIRGINIA GAZETTE, 1774.
Front page of the Virginia Gazette, 10 March 1774, with the slogan 'Open to All Parties, but Influence by None.'
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CAMBRIDGE BIBLE, 1763.
Front page of John Baskerville's Bible, Cambridge Press, England, 1763.
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PENNSYLVANIA GAZETTE, 1729.
The second edition of the Pennsylvania Gazette, 'containing the freshest advices foreign and domestick,' 1729, published by Benjamin Franklin at Philadelphia.
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SCOPES TRIAL, 1925.
Front page of the New York Times, 22 July 1925, reporting (upper right) on the conclusion of the Scopes 'monkey' trial in Dayton, Tennessee, in which high school biology teacher John Scopes was found guilty of violating a state law prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools.
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USA TODAY, 1982.
Front page of the first issue of 'USA Today,' 15 September 1982, featuring a report on the death the previous day of Princess Grace of Monaco.
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SCOPES TRIAL, 1925.
Front page of the Des Moines Register, 21 July 1925, reporting on defense lawyer Clarence Darrow's interrogation of William Jennings Bryan during the Scopes 'monkey' trial in Dayton, Tennessee, a case prompted by a state law prohibiting the teaching of evolution in public schools.
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ELK HUNTING, 1875.
'Elk-Hunting in the Bad Lands of the Upper Missouri.' Engraving from the front page of Harper's Weekly, 27 November 1875.
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LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893-1973), L'Adalgisa, cover. Le Monnier edition, 1944 Full credit: De Agostini / G. Cigolini / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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LITERATURE.
Title page of the Treaty on the harpsichord, essay on the true art of playing keyboard instruments by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788), Berlin 1759. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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LABOR CARTOON, 1914.
A striking coal miner confronts National Guard troops at Ludlow, Colorado, 1914. Contemporary cartoon by John Sloan for the cover of 'The Masses'.
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CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870).
English novelist. Dickens straddling the English Channel on the front page of 'L'Eclipse', Paris, 14 June 1868: line engraving after André Gill.
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LINCOLN ASSASSINATION.
Front page of 'The World,' 29 April 1865, with a report on the capture of John Wilkes Booth.
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THANKSGIVING PARADE, 1887.
Uncle Sam, shoving aside anarchy, rides triumphantly in a cornucopia wheeled by commerce. Cartoon, American, 1887.
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OCCUPY WALL STREET, 2012.
Front page of the pamphlet 'Capitalism, Class, & Class Struggle for (ex)Dummies,' distributed by Occupy Wall Street protesters at Union Square in Manhattan, New York City, March 2012.
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CHARLES A. LINDBERGH
(1902-1974). American aviator. Front page of the New York Times, 2 March 1932, featuring an article about the kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby.
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U.S. CONDEMNS JAPAN, 1937.
Front page of the New York Times for 7 October 1937 announcing the U.S. condemnation of Japan's conduct in China and accusations that Japan violated both the Nine-Power Treaty of 1922 and the Kellogg-Briand Pact of 1928.
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LONDON: GREAT FIRE, 1666.
Front page of the 'London Gazette' from 10 September 1666, describing the Great Fire of London.
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NEW ENGLAND COURANT, 1721.
An early issue of The New England Courant, 1721, published in Boston by James Franklin, older brother of Benjamin Franklin.
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WORLD WAR I: FRENCH PARADE.
World War I victory parade at the Arc de Triomphe, France from Le Petit Journal, 14 July 1919.
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