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Wyandote Dairyman’s Cleaner and Cleanser is the winner.
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Rabbit Rabbit Rabbit! Hello December.
From the London edition of Public and Private Life of Animals, Illustrated by J.J. Grandville, 1876 Via archive.org
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White lines showing camera range. (ca. 1928-1934)
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Robert Hooke’s drawing of a flea in his Micrographia published in 1665.
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Happy Birthday Robert Hooke (28 July 1635 – 3 March 1703)
Hooke’s microscope, from an engraving in Micrographia.
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Geronimo toy accessories by Marx
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June 13, 1822 – Charles Babbage proposes a difference engine in a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society entitled “Note on the application of machinery to the computation of astronomical and mathematical tables”.
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Happy Birthday, Chang and Eng Bunker (May 11, 1811 – January 17, 1874)
Lithograph by C. Motte, 1839
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Happy Birthday, Karl Friedrich Hieronymus, Freiherr von Münchhausen (11 May 1720 – 22 February 1797)
Münchhausen riding on a cannon ball, August von Wille (1828-1887)
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May 6, 1844 – The Glaciarium, the world’s first mechanically frozen ice rink, opens in England.
Interior of the Glaciarium in 1876
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S.A. Mitchell, A time table indicating the difference in time between the principal cities of the World, 1870
via David Rumsey
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Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Elliot, William, 1773?-1837. CREATED/PUBLISHED [Washington, D.C. : S.A. Elliot, 1822]
via DC Vote
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May 3, 1802 – Washington, D.C. is incorporated as a city.
District of Columbia. Bradford, T. G. 1802-1887. (Thomas Gamaliel), CREATED/PUBLISHED [Boston : T.G. Bradford, 1835]
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Removing the cobra’s “snakestone”, Athanasius Kircher
Man preparing to attack cobras to remove the “snakestone”, a magnetic antidote to the poison of the snake, from China Illustrata, p. 81.
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Gábor Kerekes, from the Electricity series, 1980’s.
Platt D. Babbitt (American, 1822-1879) Niagara suspension bridge, ca. 1856, whole plate...
Unidentified photographer (active ca. 1850) Apothecary, interior view of chemist at work, ca....
French Canadian nun, 1856.
Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1918
Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1918
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