'Owl's Head Landing', 1874. Creators: John Douglas Woodward, Frederick William Quartley
'Owl's Head Landing', 1874. Steamship arriving at a jetty on Lake Memphremagog, Quebec, Canada. '...the Owl's Head, a mountain surpassing others around the lake in form and size'. From "Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In, A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes...with Illustrations on Steel and Wood by Eminent American Artists" Vol. II, edited by William Cullen Bryant. [D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1874]
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Soldiers arriving at Amanvillers, France, c1914-c1918. Artist: Unknown
Soldiers arriving at Amanvillers, France, c1914-c1918. Unloading luggage and wicker demijohn of wine. Photograph from a series of glass plate stereoview images depicting scenes from World War I (1914-1918).
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Immigrants to the USA landing at Ellis Island, New York, c1900. Artist: Unknown
Immigrants to the USA landing at Ellis Island, New York, c1900. They head for the processing centre, each carrying a paper with an entry number which they hope will soon be traded for a visa. Ellis Island served as the main immigration point for the US from 1892-1943, processing some 20 million immigrants. (Colorised black and white print).
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