September 8, 2014
Etching from the title page of Musei Wormiani Historia, 1655

Etching from the title page of Musei Wormiani Historia, 1655

(Source: digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de)

August 25, 2014
The NYC Modern School, ca. 1911–1912, Principal Will Durant and pupils. This photograph was the cover of the first issue of The Modern School magazine.

The NYC Modern School, ca. 1911–1912, Principal Will Durant and pupils. This photograph was the cover of the first issue of The Modern School magazine.

(Source: Wikipedia)

August 22, 2014
Statue of Napoleon I after the Fall of the Vendôme Column during the Paris Commune, 1871

Statue of Napoleon I after the Fall of the Vendôme Column during the Paris Commune, 1871

August 16, 2014
 National Guard clears Linwood Avenue of Curfew Violators, Detroit, Michigan, July 23, 1967; Cops prepare to move in #ferguson, Missouri, August 16, 2014

 National Guard clears Linwood Avenue of Curfew Violators, Detroit, Michigan, July 23, 1967; Cops prepare to move in

August 13, 2014
Tanks against citizens in Detroit. Life magazine, August 4, 1967

Tanks against citizens in Detroit. Life magazine, August 4, 1967

August 12, 2014
Jacob Lawrence, The Migration Series: One of the Largest Race Riots Occurred in East St. Louis, 1940-41

Jacob Lawrence, The Migration Series: One of the Largest Race Riots Occurred in East St. Louis, 1940-41

August 11, 2014
Mostra della Rivoluzione Fascista (The Exhibition of the Fascist Revolution), Sala O, detail, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, 1932 to 1934.

Mostra della Rivoluzione Fascista (The Exhibition of the Fascist Revolution), Sala O, detail, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, 1932 to 1934.

August 9, 2014
Unknown, View of the Sun, August 9, 1908, 1908 [via SFMOMA]

Unknown, View of the Sun, August 9, 1908, 1908 [via SFMOMA]

August 4, 2014
Colonel Józef Piłsudski in front of the Governor’s Palace in Kielce, Ilustrowany Kurier Wojenny (“The Illustrated War Courier”) newspaper, December 5, 1914
World War I (July 28, 1914-November 11, 1918) brought the downfall of Poland’s three occupying empires and the establishment of the Second Polish Republic, of which Piłsudski was named head of state in 1918.

Colonel Józef Piłsudski in front of the Governor’s Palace in Kielce, Ilustrowany Kurier Wojenny (“The Illustrated War Courier”) newspaper, December 5, 1914

World War I (July 28, 1914-November 11, 1918) brought the downfall of Poland’s three occupying empires and the establishment of the Second Polish Republic, of which Piłsudski was named head of state in 1918.

July 20, 2014
Francois Ignace Bonhommé, prise de la Barricade de la rue Fontaine au Roi et du faubourg du Temple, June 23, 1848

Francois Ignace Bonhommé, prise de la Barricade de la rue Fontaine au Roi et du faubourg du Temple, June 23, 1848

(Source: histoire-image.org)

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