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The Mountain in Labour

Political cartoon showing 1872 Liberal Republicans gathered around a mountain witnessing the birth of its candidate, a mouse labeled "H. G." (Horace Greeley, the candidate for president) with a tail labeled "Gratz Brown" (the vice-presidential (...)

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Weihnachtspyramide

Source des croquis

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A British sailor surviving

A British sailor surviving in a large empty box of J. Morison’s pills, after being shipwrecked. Coloured lithograph "Never go to sea without a large box of Morrison’s pills, they will save your life", said the doctor and sure his honour was (...)

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London Conference in 1830

London Conference as seen by Honoré Daumier headed in 1830 by TALLEYRAND, French ambassador. At this conference the borders between Belgium, Luxemburg and Holland were redrawn. The horse : Prussia The bear : Russia The monkey : Austria The fox (...)

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Leeches as physicians in 1832

Three leeches in the role of physicians attend a grasshopper in the role of the patient and announce a course of bloodletting. Coloured lithograph after J.J. Grandville, ca. 1832 Il y a plénitude, nous vous soignerons demain, en attendant (...)

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Boardgame of Goosy Goosy gandle

Proofreading by Marisa, thanks a lot. The game Game of goosy gander, Two or three or four may play. EQUIPMENT : Four geese and an indicator with one arrow. Goosey Gander went out to call her neighbors, her little family safely housed (...)

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A deck of cards for engineering instruments in 1702

Source 1702 : 18th Century Deck of Cards with a Mechanical Engineering Flavor Set of 52 engraved playing cards is the work of Thomas Tuttell (ca. 1674–1702), a British mathematical instrument maker who was appointed Instrument Maker to the King (...)

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The Northumbrian

Northumbrian 16 July 1894 Original artist unrecorded ; reproduced Gibbon, Richard (2010) Stephenson’s Rocket and the Rainhill Trials, Oxford : Shire Books, p. 37 ISBN : 9780747808039. This is an image of a coloured lithograph, entitled : (...)

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Ocean currents and friendly floatees

Friendly Floatees are plastic bath toys marketed by The First Years, Inc. and made famous by the work of Curtis Ebbesmeyer, an oceanographer who models ocean currents on the basis of flotsam movements including those of a consignment of Friendly (...)

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Mente et malleo

Un peu de latin... La devise des géologues bien illustrée

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