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SIMON BOLIVAR (1783-1830).
Simon Bolivar Crossing the Andes. After a painting by Arayo Gómez, 1857, inspired by David's Napoleon Crossing the Alps.
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ALEXANDER THE GREAT
(356-323 B.C.). King of Macedonia. Alexander accepts the surrender of Porus, king of the northern Punjab region, after defeating his great army in the Battle of the Hydaspes, 326 B.C. American steel engraving, 1870.
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CIVIL WAR: SIGNAL TOWER.
A photographer at Butler's signal tower in Bermuda Hundred, Virginia. Photograph, c1864.
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LOS ANGELES: STREET SCENE.
Street scene with horse drawn carriages in Los Angeles, California. Photograph, late 19th or early 20th century.
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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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CHICAGO: TRAFFIC, 1941.
Jaywalkers in traffic in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by John Vachon, July 1941.
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KOSOVO: PEACEKEEPERS, 2006.
Soldier with the NATO peace-keeping force KFOR gives a group of Albanian children safety reflectors, Prizren, Kosovo. Photograph by Nihad Nino Pusija, 1 April 2006. Full Credit: ullstein bild - Nihad Nino Pusija / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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ADENAUER AND DE GAULLE, 1962. German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and French President Charles de Gaulle look out on a crowd from the back of a convertible. Photograph, 8 July 1962. Full Credit: ullstein bild - Schirner / Granger. All Rights Reserved.
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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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IROQUOIS: BIRCHBARK CANOE.
Iroquois Native Americans constructing a birchbark canoe. Illustration by C.W. Jefferys.
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CHICAGO: STATE STREET, c1903.
Traffic on State Street in Chicago, Illinois. Stereograph by Underwood and Underwood, c1903.
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VALENTINA TERESHKOVA
(1937-). Soviet cosmonaut and first woman to visit outer space. Bicycling in a wooded area. Photograph, 1963.
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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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DUBLIN: STREET SCENE, c1895.
Sackville Street and O'Connell Bridge in Dublin, Ireland. Photochrome, 1895.
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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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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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BIRCHBARK CANOE, 1738.
Canadian Native Americans with a birchbark canoe. Color engraving, 1738.
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NATIVE AMERICANS: GATHERING RICE, 19TH CENTURY.
Wisconsin Native Americans gathering wild rice by canoe. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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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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JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER
(1839-1937). American oil magnate. With a Ford automobile. Photograph, c1925.
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HENRY FORD (1863-1947).
American automobile manufacturer. Testing the 'Automobile Plow' tractor on his farm in Deaborn, Michigan. Photograph, 1907.
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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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HANNIBAL (247-183 B.C.).
Carthaginian general. Hannibal and his army crossing the Alps in 218 B.C. Steel engraving, American, 1870.
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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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VIETNAM WAR, 1966.
Soldiers of the US 16th Infantry carrying a wounded comrade to safety in a poncho, 1966.
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OIL TRANSPORTATION, c1920.
A New York Central Railroad train carrying tanks of oil for the Times Oil Company. Photograph, c1920.
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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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AD: TRANSPORTATION, 1947.
American advertisement for The White Motor Company, 1947.
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VENICE: DUCAL PALACE.
View of the ducal palace in Venice, Italy. Wood engraving, c1875, after Harry Fenn.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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LONDON: ADMIRALTY, c1840.
'The Admiralty, Parliament Street,' London. Line engraving, c1840.
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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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NEW ZEALAND: COACHES, 1900.
Passenger coaches crossing Arthur's Pass, Malvern County, South Island, New Zealand, c1900.
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