A view of the city of Algiers, Algeria in 1812.
Antioch, a city in Syria on the river Orontes. It was founded by Seleucus Nicator, and was hailed by…
An illustration of a proposed apartment house in New York City. "As a people we set a high value on…
The Appomattox Campaign (March 29, 1865 – April 9, 1865) was a series of battles fought in Virginia…
The seal for the city of Chichester, England.
"Athens restored, from the Pnyx." — Smith, 1882
"The mosted noted of the orations of Isocrates is the Panathenaicus or Panegyric of Athens, a work on…
State buildings in Atlanta, Georgia after the American Civil War.
"Babylon is said, by some writers, to have owed its foundation to Queen Semiramis, a person whose history,…
An ancient town first recorded in the journals of Julius Caesar.
A coat of arms representing the city of Chester, England.
A seal representing the city of Bridgewater.
A seal representing the city of Bridport, England.
A seal representing the city of Brighton, England.
A seal representing the city of Bristol, England.
The Capitoline Hill is a Roman hill between the Forum and the Campus Martius. The Cloaca Maxima was…
Old cars driving down a city road.
A palmetto tree in Charleston, South Carolina.
An aerial-view of Lake Alfred, Florida.
An illustration of a city road.
The seal for the city of Chester, England.
Horsemen riding into the gates of a Middle Eastern city. This illustration appears in the twelfth chapter…
An illustration of a man and a young girl walking along a city street.
An image depicting the city of ancient Corinth.
The coin of the ancient Greek city of Corinth.
View of Ancient Corinth looking North. The Gulf of Corinth is at the left and the isthmus is center…
"A count and his wife granting a charter to a city."—Myers, 1905
A market cross is a structure used to mark a market square in market towns, originally from Western…
An illustration of the besieging of a Dacian City.
"The street called Straight can be seen starting at the right foreground of the picture and extending…
"There are date trees on the edge of the city." —Carpenter, 1902
This painting is by Giotto. It is fresco with many different levels. It can be found in the Peruzzi…
"The Dome of St. Peter's from the Janiculan." — Young, 1901
Rioting in New York City after passage of an unpopular draft.
"A royal and parliamentary burgh and seaport, situated on the east coast of Scotland, in the county…
An illustration of a factory set near a river with a train track on a bridge.
Crowd of people outside of a building.
This view of Florence shows the Duomo (cathedral) on the right and Giotto's Campanile (tower) on the…
"The Fountain Trevi." — Young, 1901
A city gate.
A pictorial banner illustrated with a guard leaning on a ledge looking over the city.
The city of Hamburg, Germany.
An illustration of horses running wild through town.
A city house in the country. A low house would be better suited to sitting alone on a hill.
"Isocrates was the son of a prosperous flute-maker; he was born at Athens B.C. 436, and lived till 338.…
An illustration of a sculpture of Andrew Jackson located in Memphis, Tennessee's city park.
Artist's conception of what first-century Jerusalem may have looked like from the surrounding countryside.
View of first-century Jerusalem. Detail from a larger engraving of the city.
The destruction of Jerusalem.
A cityscape of Knoxville, Tennessee during 1863.
An illustration of the town of Le Mans located in Northern France.
An illustration of Le Mans from the river.
"London City and Midland Bank, Ludgate Hill Branch." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910
The Great Fire of London, a major conflagration that swept through the central parts of London from…
The Lucerne Railway Station in Switzerland.
A shop in Lucerne, Switzerland selling antiques.
An art and antiques shop in Lucerne, Switzerland.
A store near the cathedral in Lucerne, Switzerland selling silks.
A shop in Lucerne, Switzerland selling Longines watches.
Lyons-la-Forêt is a commune in the Eure department in Normandy, in northern France. Because of…