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0008203
ARNOLD AND ANDRE, 1780.
Benedict Arnold persuading Major John Andre to conceal the plans of West Point in his boot at their meeting on 21 September 1780. Steel engraving, American, 19th century.
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0009911
ETHAN ALLEN (1738-1789).
American Revolutionary soldier. The capture of Fort Ticonderoga, 10 May 1775. Steel engraving, 1856.
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0623793
THE BEAUTY PRIZE, 1924.
American silent film. Viola Dana as Connie Du Bois in 'The Beauty Prize' from Metro-Goldwyn Pictures, directed by Lloyd Ingraham. Connie as Miss New York in the annual beauty parade in Atlantic City. Film still, 1924.
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0623096
NEW YORK HARBOR, 1892.
'The Port of New York.' Bird's eye view of the harbor of New York City, teeming with ships of various types. Engraving by Currier & Ives, 1892.
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0621614
NEW YORK CITY, c1937.
Aerial view of New York City at night. Photograph, c1937.
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0621615
CLARE BOOTHE LUCE
(1903-1987). American playwright, socialite, and congresswoman. Photographed during her congressional campaign in Fairfield County, Connecticut, 1944.
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0623466
IRAQ: KURDISH REFUGEES, 1991. Women, part of a mass of Kurdish refugees in northern Iraq, melt snow for water. Photograph by Knut Müller, 31 December 1991. Full Credit: ullstein bild - Knut Müller / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0623468
IRAQ: REFUGEE CAMP, 2014.
Young men and women play volleyball in a United Nations refugee camp for Syrian refugees in northern Iraq. Photograph, 27 February 2014. Full Credit: ullstein bild - snapshot-photography / B.Shamlo / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0040349
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT (1832-1888).
American author. Alcott and her family in their home at Concord, Massachusetts. Drawing, 19th century.
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0046361
OHN ANDRE (1751-1780).
English soldier. The capture of Major Andre in 1780. Steel engraving, 19th century.
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0259926
INDIRA NEHRU GANDHI
(1917-1984). Indian political leader. Photographed with Guinean delegate Achkar Marof at the United Nations in New York, 1966.
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0326492
PENNELL: NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE, 1904. The New York Stock Exchange. Drawing by Joseph Pennell, 1904.
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0126939
NORTH VIETNAM: SOVIET AID.
Ho Chi Minh, president of North Vietnam, and Anastase Mikoyan signing a joint declaration of Soviet economic and technical aid to North Vietnam, Moscow, 18 July 1958.
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0016392
NEW YORK FAMILY, c1900.
A family playing chess in their New York City apartment, c1900.
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0112058
CARTER AND GERALD FORD.
Former President Gerald Ford, right, meeting with President Jimmy Carter at the White House, Washington, D.C., 24 March 1977.
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0162635
ZIZI JEANMAIRE.
dancer Zizi Jeanmaire before departure for tour in New York october 20, 1950. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved. 
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0060390
BENEDICT ARNOLD (1741-1801).
American soldier and traitor. Major General Arnold defending himself after being wounded and falling from his horse at the Second Battle of Saratoga on 7 October 1777. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0104733
MAGNETIZING IRON, 1600.
A blacksmith hammering a heated iron bar to be magnetized, with its ends pointing towards the magnetic north and south poles. Woodcut from William Gilbert's 'De Magnete,' London, 1600.
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0326627
MAP: NORTH PACIFIC.
'Nouvelle Carte des écouvertes faites par des Vaisseaux Russiens,' showing the voyage of the Great Northern Expedition led by Vitus Bering, 1733-1743. Map by the St. Petersburg Academy, 1758.
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0267042
GREAT RAILROAD STRIKE, 1877.
'Scenes of the railroad riots at Pittsburg and Altoona, PA., last Sunday.' Engravings from 'The Daily Graphic,' 25 July 1877.
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0117005
HAIR CARE AD, 1920.
American advertisement, 1920, for cosmetic and hair care products of the Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company of Indianapolis, Indiana, founded by Sarah Breedlove Walker (1867-1919).
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0268397
CHICAGO: FIRE, 1871.
Ruins of the First National Bank after the Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Contemporary English engraving.
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0007727
IROQUOIS VILLAGE, 1556.
The first printed plan of a North American settlement, showing the fortified Iroquois Native American village of Hochelaga, near Monte Real (present-day Montreal). Color woodcut from Giovanni Battista Ramusio's 'Delle Navigazioni e Viaggi,' 1556.
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0007801
IROQUOIS: BIRCHBARK CANOE.
Iroquois Native Americans constructing a birchbark canoe. Illustration by C.W. Jefferys.
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0268412
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
View of ruined buildings on Milk Street, Washington Street in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268399
CHICAGO: FIRE, 1871.
Ruins of the Tremont House after the Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268401
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
Ruins of buildings in which the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872 started, in Boston, Massachusetts. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268890
VERMONT: MEDICINE MAN, 1937.
A medicine man at the Vermont State Fair in Rutland, Vermont. Photograph by Arthur Rothstein, September 1937.
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0011365
MANHATTAN ISLAND, 19TH CENTURY.
Native American longhouses on Manhattan Island before the Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam (New York City). Colored wood engraving, 19th century.
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0035908
NATIVE AMERICANS: GATHERING RICE, 19TH CENTURY.
Wisconsin Native Americans gathering wild rice by canoe. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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0268395
CENTENNIAL PARADE, 1876.
Carnival performers at the Centennial parade by torchlight through Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 4 July 1876. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268403
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
View of Pearl Street in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268406
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
View from Pear Street, of the destruction in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0000631
PRINCETON EXPLOSION, 1844.
The explosion of the 'Peace-Maker' on board the U.S. steam frigate 'Princeton,' 28 February 1844, which took the lives of Secretary of State Abel P. Upshur, Secretary of the Navy Thomas Gilmer, and three others. Lithograph, 1844, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0289277
ASIAN ART.
Niches showing Buddha surmounted by six dragons, decorated stone relief stele, China. Detail. Chinese Civilisation, Northern Qi Dynasty, 6th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0414952
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Northern red shrine, Templo Mayor, Mexico City, Mexico. Aztec civilisation, ca 1500. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0061919
DUTCH TRADING WITH NATIVE AMERICANS, 19TH CENTURY
Dutch colonists trading with the Native Americans of New Netherland (later New York) in the 17th century. Color engraving, 19th century.
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0009148
WASHINGTON BURNING, 1814.
The burning of Washington, D.C., by the British on 24 August 1814. Line engraving, English, 1816.
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0003266
ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL.
Auditors at the Boston end of the Salem-Boston Massachusetts demonstration 15 March, 1877. Wood engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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0528992
NYC: PARADE, 1918.
A woman in costume as Columbia for the Fourth of July parade in New York City. Photograph, July 1918.
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