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[Bacchus figure seated on a wine barrel with people in the background possibly mashing grapes for wine; possibly done as a study for stained glass]

[Indians pouring molten gold into mouth of bound Spaniard; corpse being cut up and eaten in background. Caribbean?]

[Man holding sword and head of decapitated, dismembered body in background]

Two semi-nude Indian women with babies on their backs. In the background are boats on water

[Native American burial or memorial ceremony with man standing by shelter with bundles of bones, friends and relatives of the dead, and lodge in background, New France (Canada)]

[Allegorical scene of Madonna holding Jesus in one arm and holding anchor chain of Spanish galleon in other hand; Chilean city in background]

[Allegorical scene during Second Punic war, showing Roman galleys in background; with old man and women in foreground]

[A residential compound with fence and outbuildings near grove of trees and small bridge, with bay and mountains in the background]

[A small house or teahouse in a grove of trees and near a small bridge, with pine trees and mountains, and another house in the background]

[Nishiki brocade with cherry blossoms and wave designs on red background]

[Akaki kinran (gold brocade with red background)] [Shiro aya (white twill weaves, also known as Chinese twill weaves)].

[Kara nishiki (Chinese brocade) with red background] [Kinran (gold brocade) with hollyhock on blue background].

[Nishike brocade with paulownia arabesque, with red background]

[Frontis., John Bunyan, head and shoulders portrait, sleeping - in background is his dream of the "Pilgrim's Progress"]

[Cartouche showing a Native woman, representing America, nursing infants in a tropical setting with scenes of commerce in the background]

[Delicata squash with plant vines growing in the background]

[Watermelon with plant growing in the background]

[Kabocha squash with plant growing in the background]

[Red peppers with plant growing in the background]

[Parsnips or carrots with plant growing in the background]

[Kyōgen play with four characters, two wear hats, one possibly portraying a woman; there is a fish with carving knife on tray in the background]

[Satoimo taro potato with plant growing in the background]

[Bamboo shoot with plant growing in the background]

[Eggplants with plant growing in the background]

[Scallions with plant growing in the background]

[Sweet potato or yam with plant growing in the background]

[Pale green squash with white flesh and many seeds, with plant vines growing in the background]

[Daikon radish with plant growing in the background]

[Horseracing at steeplechase, spectators in background]

[A person in a small boat on a river with Mount Fuji in the background]

[A monk reclining, holding a large conical hat in front of him, with view of Mount Fuji in the background]

[A tree trunk with branch and leaves in the foreground, with view of Mount Fuji in the background]

[View of an unidentified village with ship in background]

[R. McGill, full-length portrait, seated in chair, facing front, with textile screen in background]

[Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart, full-length portrait, standing slightly to the left, one hand resting on the back of a chair; studio background showing prominently]

[Chinese and others on small bridge, with tower in background, Niagara Falls, N.Y.]

[Full-length portrait of a man holding top hat and cane, standing beside chair, facing front, stairs and mural in background]

[2 American beaver in foreground, with 2 more in background, in natural surroundings]

[Interior view of the Crystal Palace during the Great Industrial Exhibition of 1851 showing statues on the sides, fountain at center with a large tree in the background, and crowds of spectators]

[Column being raised into position, U.S. Post Office, with building named "Agency Block" in background]

[Officer of the 57th Regiment sitting with a sword across his lap at opening to his tent, another officer sitting outside the tent, and a servant stands with a horse in the background]

Monument of Andrew Jackson in LaFayette Square (Dr. Pyne's church in the background).

[Design drawing for stained glass typical Nave & Transept window showing saints' symbols on blue background]

[Design drawing for stained glass window showing Trinity with Holy Spirit shining on modern hospital patient with nurse and visitor, all held by hand of God, with Cross background]

President's stables (White House in the background).

Small northern canoe, Vancouver Island - douglas firs in the background

[Proof for bank note vignette, showing eagle and arrows on shield, with stars and stripes, sailing ships, and train in background]

[Man standing among tree stumps on bank of the Moyie River at the boundary cut, with cairn marking the boundary line between United States and Canada in the background]

[Man seated on wooden bridge over canal, ruins and buildings in background]

[Unidentified group of three men, full-length portrait, two seated, one standing in the background, facing front]

[Street scene, possibly outside a temple, with adults and children, some greeting others, a street crier with shoulder pole in the shadow on the right, and two pigs in the background]

[Chinese market day bazaar, with a performance taking place on a stage in the background]

[Three women and a man in western attire, seated on camels, several local men stand before the camels holding the reins, a pyramid and the sphinx in background]

[Rear view, statue of Washington, with view of U.S. Capitol building in background]

[Dancers or acrobats with cymbals tumbling, with marchers in the background]

[Man on camel next to a slanting palm tree, desert in background]

[Unidentified city or town, aerial view, with mountains in the background]

[Farm buildings with courtyard and animals, and two figures standing on a roof; large building in the background]

[David Potts in Union cavalry uniform, with revolver, in front of painted background]

[Mounted guns and ammunition around the perimeter of a fort, and tents in the background]

[Fort Burnham, formerly Confederate Fort Harrison, James River, Virginia, with man on horseback and tents in background]

[Group of five officers outside a tent with a man sitting on a horse in the background]

[Union soldiers lined up in the field with tents in the background]

[Wagon parked near a telegraph pole in foreground with a camp in the background]

[Fort Burnham, formerly Confederate Fort Harrison, James River, Virginia, with bombproof quarters(?) in foreground, soldiers, log buildings in background]

Antietam Cemetery in foreground, South Mountain in background - gap shows location of Signal Station during battle. View taken after the war

Trinity Episcopal Church, 3rd & Ind. Ave. Unfinished Capitol in the background

[Civil War envelope showing woman pouring a drink for a wounded soldier as a battle rages in the background]

[Major-General Joseph Hooker, full-length portrait, seated on horse, facing left, wearing military uniform, two tents and large building in the background]

Confederate naval battery at Yorktown, Va.; Nelson Church hospital (in background) July 1, 1862

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road. General Fitz John Porter's headquarters. Corps of Sumner and Heintzelman camped in the background

[Ex-Confederate Iron-clad ram stonewall at anchor; US Capitol in the background

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson church in background used as a hospital

[Group of Native Americans (possibly Winnebago) wearing blankets, some standing before log fence, others sitting, canopied shelter in background]

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson house in background used as a hospital

Battle-field of Gettysburg. Temporary entrenchments thrown up by the Federal troops on Little Round Top. Big Round Top in the background

[Three horse-drawn covered wagons in the foreground. Soldiers marching in formation between rows of small cabins and tents in the background]

[Pack ice forming off the coast of Labrador, with land visible in the background]

[Another view of iceberg or ice formation with hole at center, off the coast of Labrador, with land visible in the background]

[Soldiers herding cattle and pigs with Union army supply wagons in background]

[Iceberg or ice formation with hole at center, off the coast of Labrador, with land visible in the background]

[Chunks of drift ice in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Labrador, with land visible in the background]

[Another view of iceberg or ice formation with hole at center, off the coast of Labrador, with land visible in the background]

[The Benjamin S. Wright, a schooner, navigating through ice at Square Island Harbor, 1864, another ship in the background and one entering at right]

Soldiers bathing, North Anna River, Va.--ruins of railroad bridge in background

Washington, District of Columbia. Ex-Confederate iron-clad ram STONEWALL at anchor; U.S. Capitol in the background

Richmond, Virginia. Canal basin. (Burnt district and Capitol building in background)

Richmond, Virginia. Ruins of Arsenal (Pratt's castle in distance background)

[Two small tents, with wood frame buildings in the background]

Wagon teams parked on the Plaza with Court House in background, from the West, Stockton, San Joaquin Co.

Branding cattle on the prairies of Texas - mirage in the background / from a sketch by James E. Taylor.

Salt Lake City - Camp Douglas and Wasatch Mountains in the background

"All Hail and Farewell to the Pacific Railroad." Wendell Phillips [Indian with knife lying on track in path of oncoming locamotive, Rocky Mountains in background]

[Aerial view of commercial street in Salt Lake City, Utah, with horse drawn wagons, and in the background, urban sprawl]

[Cherokee payments(?). Several men seated around table counting coins; large group of Native Americans stand in background]

[Dominican Republic, 1871]: The embarkadero, or wharf of Santo Domingo City, showing the Columbus Tree in the background

[Six men, possibly monks, posed for group portrait, four standing and two sitting in front, five have their heads shaved, wearing geta, some are holding items, with building in background]

[Japanese woman, full length, seated, facing right, playing a koto; a shamisen leans against a wall in the background]

Enoch W. Raymond, wife, and other family members of wife's in front of teepee with log houses in background, Rose Bud Agency, South Dakota

[Broadside view of three-masted schooner Niagara, with riverboat Mount Hope in background]