"Chief of the Clan MacDonell." — Encyclopedia Britannica, 1893
Mr. George W. Childs declining political honors.
From the introduction of The Pilgrim's Progress written by John Bunyan. Christian fleeing from…
Scene from the story, "A Christmas Carol."
Scene from the story, "Elegy."
The great canvasser.
"While treading on our course this earthly ball, / We often stumble, and we sometimes fall: / 'Get above…
Sack cloth, often made of hair.
"Being at club rifle, order arms is resumed by command." — Moss, 1914
Richard Coeur De Lion in full armor with battle axe in hand.
An image of Augustus making a speech to his army under the tutelage of Julius Caesar.
"The art of printing from movable types is of comparatively modern origin, only four hundred years having…
The lower house of the legislature of France between 1795 and 1799.
An illustration of Count D'Orsay, a title in the peerage of France. It is named after Orsay.
A scene from the story, "Country Squire."
A Court Jester during Feudalism of the Middle Ages.
Cowboy on horseback traveling through a swamp in the south central states.
An illustration of a Florida Cracker. Florida Cracker refers to the original colonial era American pioneer…
Man demonstrating the cut.
Man demonstrating the drive.
Cricket is an old English game, scarcely yet introduced into this country, and known and played only…
Robinson Crusoe and his diary.
Robinson Crusoe at the water.
Robinson as a slave.
Crusoe makes a little tent with a sail.
Robinson discovers the barley growing.
Robinson finds a turtle.
Crusoe in his bower.
Robinson making baskets.
Crusoe makes a boat.
Robinson making a coat.
Crusoe at dinner.
Crusoe on milking his goats.
Crusoe sees a footprint in the sand.
Robinson on his look-out hill.
Robinson in his fort.
Friday burying the dead.
The angel of death appearing to an old man with long, flowing white hair and beard. He is leaning over…
An illustration of a deck hand falling down and spilling a pot.
"Diving Apparatuses are contrivances by means of which divers are enabled to remain a considerable time…
"The diving dress envelops the whole body of the diver, the upper portion a being the "helmet," the…
A standard diving dress consists of a metallic (copper, brass or bronze) diving helmet, an airline or…
The diving dress in a rubber suit with a metal helmet, having pieces of glass in front to enable to…
Costume of a Doge from the Middle Ages.
In the Middle East, it is customary to take your shoes off before entering a building.
"While Paul Revere is riding out through Medford, Ebenezer Door, mounted on an old plod-jogging horse,…
Edison talking into the phonograph.
A sculpture representing and commemorating a person, usually in a church.
An illustration of an elderly man sitting on a beach holding a walking cane.
An illustration of an elderly man with a lantern.
Illustration of the Roman Emperor Tiberius wearing a draped toga, which was fashionable in the first…
"Eskimo is the name of the inhabitants of the N. coast of the American continent down to lat. 60 degrees…
Man bending his head sideways.
Man bending his trunk forward and backward.
Man bending his trunk sideways.
Man raising his arms.
Man rotating his arms.