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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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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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0622270
PENNELL: SHENANDOAH, 1910.
Workers walk along a track near a coal breaker in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania.
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WWII: MALAYSIA, 1942.
Japanese tanks advance through marshland towards Johor Bahru in British Malaysia. Photograph, January 1942. Full Credit: Ullstein Bild / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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MILITARY.
Motorbike series: soldiers pushing a motorbike over a bridge - Photographer: Willi Ruge - - undated Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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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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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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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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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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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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LONDON: ADMIRALTY, c1840.
'The Admiralty, Parliament Street,' London. Line engraving, c1840.
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SYRIA: SPONGE DIVERS, 1862.
Diving for sponges off the coast of Syria in the eastern Mediterranean. Wood engraving, English, 1862.
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AD: TRANSPORTATION, 1947.
American advertisement for The White Motor Company, 1947.
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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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ELEPHANT PLOWING, 1847.
An elephant plowing a field on a sugar plantation in India. Wood engraving, 1847.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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AD: BICYCLE, 1947.
American advertisement for the Monark Super Deluxe bicycle, 1947.
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COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION, 1893.
The Transportation Building at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph, 1893.
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STEAMSHIPS, 1882.
'Recent Marine Inventions,' including Fryer's buoyant propeller ship, a canal towboat and a new 'mastless' steamship. Engraving, American, 1882.
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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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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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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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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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'HAWAII CLIPPER,' 1936.
A Pan American Martin M-130 flying boat docked at Honolulu, Hawaii, after carrying passengers from San Francisco on its first passenger flight.
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CHINA: SEDAN CHAIR, c1926.
A Cantonese lady traveling in a sedan chair, China. Stereograph, c1926.
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