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STAMP AGENT: TAR & FEATHER.
Tory stamp agents tarred and feathered and carried in a cart during an anti-Stamp Act demonstration in 1765: colored engraving from John Trumbull's M'Fingal, 1795.
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0091603
VENICE: DUCAL PALACE.
View of the ducal palace in Venice, Italy. Wood engraving, c1875, after Harry Fenn.
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0623351
WORLD WAR II: TARAWA, 1943.
An American marine brings water to a kitten sheltering under the remains of a Japanese tank after the end of the Battle of Tarawa, Betio Island. Photograph, November 1943.
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0623124
CHICAGO: TRAFFIC, 1941.
Jaywalkers in traffic in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1941.
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0623146
CHICAGO: STATE STREET, c1903.
Traffic on State Street in Chicago, Illinois. Stereograph by Underwood and Underwood, c1903.
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0622721
VALENTINA TERESHKOVA
(1937-). Soviet cosmonaut and first woman to visit outer space. Bicycling in a wooded area. Photograph, 1963.
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0623459
IRAQ: OIL INDUSTRY, 2009.
Two workers with an oil barrel, Rumaila Oil Field, Iraq. Photograph by Robert Burch, 30 November 2009. Full Credit: ullstein bild - McPhoto / Robert Burch / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0623464
IRAQ WAR: BAGHDAD, 2003.
American troops in armored vehicles advance into Baghdad on the final day of the Coalition invasion of Iraq. Photograph by Markus Matzel, 9 April 2003. Full Credit: ullstein bild - Markus Matzel / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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0037772
KANSAS: BLACK EMIGRANTS.
Black migrants to Kansas in 1879 fleeing the South and an outbreak of yellow fever. Contemporary American wood engraving.
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0069917
BURLINGTON ZEPHYR, 1940.
Awaiting the arrival of the Burlington Zephyr in East Dubuque, Illinois: oil over a photograph, 1940, by John Vachon.
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0622866
SAWLEY ABBEY, c1940.
An automobile driving beneath archways at the ruins of Sawley Abbey in Lancashire, England. Photograph, early 20th century.
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0622849
DUBLIN: STREET SCENE, c1895.
Sackville Street and O'Connell Bridge in Dublin, Ireland. Photochrome, 1895.
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0622603
FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT
(1882-1945). 32nd President of the United States. Greeting farmers in Warm Springs, Georgia. Photograph, 23 October 1932.
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0622610
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER
(1839-1937). American oil magnate. With a Ford automobile. Photograph, c1925.
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0622508
ROSA PARKS (1913-2005).
American civil rights activist. Booking photo taken after her arrest for refusing to surrender a bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. Photograph, 1 December 1955. Full Credit: Edimedia/WHA/Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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0112746
PARIS: AUX DEUX MAGOTS.
The famous café in Saint-Germain-des Prés, on the Left Bank in Paris, France, in its heyday, 1940s.
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0043078
LONDON: ADMIRALTY, c1840.
'The Admiralty, Parliament Street,' London. Line engraving, c1840.
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0106956
SYRIA: SPONGE DIVERS, 1862.
Diving for sponges off the coast of Syria in the eastern Mediterranean. Wood engraving, English, 1862.
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0622611
HENRY FORD (1863-1947).
American automobile manufacturer. Testing the 'Automobile Plow' tractor on his farm in Deaborn, Michigan. Photograph, 1907.
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0067312
RAILROADING, 1830s.
Passengers aboard an early American locomotive, including a group of black musicians, are protected from the danger of boiler explosion by bales of cotton. Wood engraving, American, 1830s.
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0132567
VIETNAM WAR, 1966.
Soldiers of the US 16th Infantry carrying a wounded comrade to safety in a poncho, 1966.
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0168540
OIL TRANSPORTATION, c1920.
A New York Central Railroad train carrying tanks of oil for the Times Oil Company. Photograph, c1920.
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0086780
ELEPHANT PLOWING, 1847.
An elephant plowing a field on a sugar plantation in India. Wood engraving, 1847.
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0054806
CHAUCER: WIFE OF BATH, 1483. The Wife of Bath. Engraving from William Caxton's second edition of 'The Canterbury Tales' by Geoffrey Chaucer (c1342-1400), 1483.
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0132509
KEY WEST: TRAIN & SHIP.
A passenger train in Key West, Florida, where a ship arriving from Cuba is docked. Photograph, c1930.
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0409869
AD: TRANSPORTATION, 1947.
American advertisement for The White Motor Company, 1947.
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0407981
WWI: CARRIER PIGEONS.
A London motor bus converted into a travelling loft for carrier pigeons during World War I. Photograph, c1916.
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0323752
OIL TRANSPORT, 1871.
Transportation of oil by horse-drawn carts, at the Ram-Cat oil well in Pennsylvania. Wood engraving, American, 1871.
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0033084
IRVING: SLEEPY HOLLOW, 1849. Ichabod Crane encounters the Headless Horseman. Etching by Felix O.C. Darley for 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' by Washington Irving, 1849.
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0007762
KING WILLIAM I (1027-1087)
of England. Known as William the Conqueror, reviewing his army on his arrival in England, 1066. Wood engraving, 19th century, after Alphonse de Neuville.
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0130979
WHEELER ECPEDITION, 1871.
Pack mule and packers ready for mountain transportation. Photograph taken by Timothy H. O'Sullivan, during the first geological survey of the American Southwest led by Lieutenant George M. Wheeler, 1871.
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0407960
WORLD WAR I: ARTILLERY.
British field artillery crossing a dry canal bed because retreating Germans had blown up the bridge after a defeat during World War I. Photograph, c1917.
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0132568
VIETNAM: HELICOPTER, 1966. U.S. Air Force Huskie helicopter picking up wounded paratroopers for evacuation to the hospital at Bien Hoa, 1966.
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0123877
NEW ZEALAND: COACHES, 1900.
Passenger coaches crossing Arthur's Pass, Malvern County, South Island, New Zealand, c1900.
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0369825
HISTORY.
Ships under construction in the port of Livorno, oil on canvas, by Agostino Tassi, Italy, 17th century. Full Credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All ri.
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0290550
ASIAN ART.
Mural paintings with scenes from the life of the Buddha, interior of the Wat Suwannaram Temple in Bangkok, Thailand. 18th-19th century. Full Credit: DEA / C. SAPPA / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0035588
CARTOON: AIRSHIP, 1914.
'Total Eclipse?' American cartoon remarking on the potential of the airship to wreak indiscriminate destruction on humanity. Cartoon by Luther Daniels Bradley, 1914.
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0090267
LYDIA DARRAGH (1729-1789).
Irish-American spy. Darragh giving news of British troop movements to Colonel Thomas Craig, one of General George Washington's aides, near Philadelphia, 3 December 1777. Engraving, American, 19th century.
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0409514
BUS STATION, 1940.
People waiting to board a bus at the Greyhound bus station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1940.
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AD: BICYCLE, 1947.
American advertisement for the Monark Super Deluxe bicycle, 1947.
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