The Monkey Bridge in Kai Province (Koyo Saruhashi no zu), ca. 1841-42. Creator: Ando Hiroshige
The Monkey Bridge in Kai Province (Koyo Saruhashi no zu), ca. 1841-42.
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'Mafeking: "The Wolf That Never Sleeps"', 1901. Creator: William Hatherell
'Mafeking: "The Wolf That Never Sleeps"', 1901. Robert Baden-Powell (1857-1941) British Army officer successfully defended the town during the Siege of Mafeking and was nicknamed Impeesa, the Wolf that never sleeps. From "South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. V", by Louis Creswicke. [T. C. & E. C. Jack, Edinburgh, 1901]
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Buzz Aldrin on the Moon, Apollo II mission, July 1969. Creator: Neil Armstrong
Buzz Aldrin on the Moon, Apollo II mission, July 1969. Reflected in Aldrin's visor are Neil Armstrong taking the photograph, the US flag, and the 'Eagle'. The Apollo 11 Lunar Module, code named Eagle, with US astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on board, landed in the Sea of Tranquillity on 20 July 1969. Apollo 11 was the fifth manned Apollo mission, and was the first to land on the Moon.
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