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Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just before the gate is broken down by the storming party - Col. Washington and his associates as captives, held by Brown as hostages

Harper's Ferry insurrection - Interior of the Engine-House, just befor...

Men shot and bleeding, John Brown and others with rifle and pikes, and hostages inside the engine house of the Harpers Ferry Armory. Title from item. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 8, no. 2... More

The square of Kavalla holds a mixed crowd of humanity - Greeks, Turks, Vlacks and Jews In Kavalla there were formerly nearly 16,000 workmen but when the Bulgarians took the town they treated the Greeks with such cruelty - stripping the town and giving flour only to the Turks - that when the Greeks reoccupied the place there were only 1,000, the rest having died of starvation or being held in Bulgaria as hostages.

The square of Kavalla holds a mixed crowd of humanity - Greeks, Turks,...

Illus. in: "Snaps of Macedonia," Travel. New York : Robert McBride & Company, 1920, vol. 35, no. 1, p. 13. Title from item.

When I told him I had four children he cried, Great Scott! four hostages to fortune

When I told him I had four children he cried, Great Scott! four hostag...

(DLC/PP-1939:0060). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Smith Family Robinson," Ladies home journal, 43:28 (Jan. 1926).

Hostages inside the U.S. Embassy, Tehran

Hostages inside the U.S. Embassy, Tehran

Americans seated at desk, two men in clerical vestments leading service in front of them, Christmas tree in background. Title from photographer. No. HAT 293. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1997:068.slide #293

Hostages inside the U.S. Embassy, Tehran

Hostages inside the U.S. Embassy, Tehran

American hostages and Iranians(?) seated around table, Christmas tree in background. Title from photographer. No. HAT 291. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1997:068.slide #291

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retaliation for taking U.S. hostages]

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retali...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter announces new sanctions against Iran. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for referen... More

[Reporters take notes while watching President Jimmy Carter on television making an announcement about the aborted attempt to rescue U.S. hostages in Iran]

[Reporters take notes while watching President Jimmy Carter on televis...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter makes announcement on aborted Iran rescue. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for re... More

[Speaker on television following President Jimmy Carter's announcement about the aborted attempt to rescue U.S. hostages in Iran]

[Speaker on television following President Jimmy Carter's announcement...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter makes announcement on aborted Iran rescue. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for re... More

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retaliation for taking U.S. hostages]

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retali...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter announces new sanctions against Iran. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for referen... More

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retaliation for taking U.S. hostages]

[President Jimmy Carter announces new sanctions against Iran in retali...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter announces new sanctions against Iran. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for referen... More