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MOSCOW: KITAI GOROD.
The construction and blessing of the Kitai Gorod district in Moscow, Russia, 16th century. Miniature from the Tsarstvennaya Kniga (Tsar's Book), c1566.
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0029583
ALPINE MOUNTAINEERING.
Wood engraving, 1871, by Edward Whymper.
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0076859
GRAVESTONE: 18th CENTURY.
Rubbing from an 18th century New England gravestone.
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0117707
ITALIAN IMMIGRANTS, 1873.
Biased depiction of Italian beggars and workers in New York City. Left: 'Plying the old trade in the new country.' Right: 'Taking to the American style of earning their daily bread.' Wood engraving, American, 1873.
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0205373
LUPU PICK.
Pick, Lupu *02.01.1886-07.03.1931+, actor, director, portrait 1930, ullstein bild ID 00077109.
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0085683
GERMAN WAR PRISONERS, 1919.
'Release our Prisoners!' German poster, 1919, published by the Organization to Protect German Prisoners, both civilian and war, showing German World War I prisoners at work guarded by soldiers.
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0048455
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1860.
Ground sluicing opertions at Gold Hill, California. Wood engraving, American, 1860.
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0048453
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1860.
'Interior of tunnel.'
Wood engraving, American, 1860.
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0003713
ICEMAN, c1891.
Photograph, American, c1891.
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0120166
EGYPT: CAIRO.
A view of the City of the Dead with a man standing in the foreground in Cairo, Egypt. Stereograph, early 20th century.
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0138942
CONCOURS LEPINE 1967.
a system to pick fruits easily, Lepine competition of inventions in Paris on may 19, 1967. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0151310
LOUIS OF FUNES.
french actor Louis de Funes in the 60's. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All ri.
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0173139
GOLD RUSH: PROSPECTOR.
A prospector examines a nugget of gold in the American West. Wood engraving, mid or late 19th century.
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0259245
BAYEUX TAPESTRY.
Norman soldiers digging defenses around a wooden fortress at Hastings. Detail from the Bayeux Tapestry.
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0079185
MINER'S TEN COMMANDMENTS.
Broadside by James M. Hutchings, 1853, on the California Gold Rush.
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0126916
ARCHAEOLOGY: GEZER, 1934.
A worker on an archaeology site at Gezer, Palestine, supervised by archaeologist Alan Rowe, 1934.
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0074416
FERDINAND de LESSEPS
(1805-1894). Vicomte Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps. French diplomat and promoter of the Suez and Panama Canals. 'Is M. de Lesseps a Canal Digger or a Grave Digger?' Cartoon comment by Thomas Nast, 1881, on the high rate of mortality and illness among workers on the Panama Canal project.
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0176062
PEACE CORPS: SIERRA LEONE.
Peace Corps volunteer Jack Chapman of San Jose, California (second from left), working with a road-building crew near Bo, Sierra Leone. Photographed by Paul Conklin, c1965.
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0036460
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1852.
A California Forty-niner. Wood engraving, American, 1852.
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0104210
SPAIN: IRON MINING.
Seated men hold magnets and indicate stars as the source for magnetic power as a miner works at extracting iron. Ink on parchment, Spanish, 16th century, from the 'Book of Mineralogy.'
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0078216
GHOST AND GRAVE ROBBER.
An enraged ghost, rising from the earth, with a thighbone in each hand, wards off a grave robber. Engraving by George Cruikshank, c1830.
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0096100
ITALY: CARRARA MOUNTAINS.
Scene at a marble quarry in the Carrara Mountains of Tuscany, Italy. Wood engraving, c1875, after Harry Fenn.
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0052181
GOLD RUSH CARTOON, 1849.
'The Way They Go To California.' Lithograph, 1859, by Nathaniel Currier.
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0307984
FINE ART.
United Kingdom, England, Coal mine, print, 1870 19th century, Musee De La Renaissance (Art Museum). Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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0275708
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Austria, Hallstatt, Pickaxe and shovel from the salt mine Austria, Hallstatt, Museum Hallstatt, Celtic Civilization. Full Credit: DEA / E. LESSING / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0003005
GOLD MINER, 19th CENTURY.
Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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0002891
ALPINE MOUNTAINEERS, 1908.
'Ascent of Jungfrau, beginning final climb to the summit along the dangerous Rotthal Sattol, Switzerland.' Stereograph, 1908.
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0071072
FARMING TOOLS, 1902.
Page from a Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogue, 1902.
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0031783
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH, 1859.
Gold miners exploring a cavern in the Sierra Nevada, California. Wood engraving from an American newspaper of 1859.
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0246674
BERNESE ALPS, SWITZERLAND.
Climbers cross this crevasse from below the Bergli hut. G. P. Abraham.
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0258707
UNITED STATES.
Men use pick axes, drills and mechanical loaders to mine coal. J. Horgan, Jr..
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0131250
MIGRANT WORKER CAMP, 1937.
Drought refugees from Oklahoma, now migrant workers, in a potato picking camp at Shafter, California. Photograph by Dorothea Lange, 1937.
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0125124
NEW YORK: POVERTY, c1890.
'Under the dump at West 35th Street.' Photograph by Jacob A. Riis, c1890.
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0096301
CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.
'Hello, stranger. How's digging?' Wood engraving, 1860.
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0098603
STONEMASONS, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0163945
HUMBERSTONE COAL MINE.
A coal miner at work, Humberstone, Ontario. Photograph, c1912.
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0172296
SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION, 1937.
Subway construction at 6th Avenue and 48th Street, New York City. Photograph, 1937.
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0002898
CANADA: MOUNTAINEERING.
'Where climbers require steady heads - among the Seracs, Great Glacier, Selkirk Mountains, British Columbia, Canada.' Stereograph, 1906.
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0118375
GOLD RUSH: CARTOON.
'A California Gold Hunter Meeting a Settler.' American lithograph, c1850,
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