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Topic: lights

1840
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2013
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2013
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Gas lights over new Hall of Representatives
[Shot Tower with night lights, from Embankment]

[Shot Tower with night lights, from Embankment]

England, London. View from above past road with lit street lamps, horse and carriage, across river with brightly lit tower on opposite side reflected in the water.

The lights of the Empire

The lights of the Empire

England, London. View across a crowded street corner filled with people dressed in evening clothes, horse-and carriages in street, with the lit-up Empire theater on far side of street.

Lights and shadows / Keppler.

Lights and shadows / Keppler.

Illustration shows a fat businessman reclining on a large coin, basking in the bright light of "Special Privilege" while dreaming of castles in the air; on the other side of the coin is factory life in dark and... more

Jewish children listening to A Legend of the Northern Lights (N. American Indian) / Beals, N.Y.

Jewish children listening to A Legend of the Northern Lights (N. Ameri...

Photograph showing a librarian telling an Ojibwa legend to a roomful of children at the Queens Borough Public Library.

Woolworth Building, New York City, by Sperry searchlight

Woolworth Building, New York City, by Sperry searchlight

Bird's-eye view at night, with bridge in foreground.

[Night lights of Manhattan]

[Night lights of Manhattan]

New York City. Night view past tug on river to series of dots forming the night lights of Manhattan, outline of buildings barely visible against dark background.

High lights and shadows

High lights and shadows

Partially nude woman, full-length, seated on stool, holding veil, hands raised to head, facing left.

High lights and shadows

High lights and shadows

Scantily clad woman, full-length, seated, facing left, with right hand raised to breast.

High lights and shadows

High lights and shadows

Partially nude woman, full-length, seated on stool, holding veil, hands raised, facing left.

[Empire State Building in daytime with lights on]

[Empire State Building in daytime with lights on]

Photograph shows lights glowing from top floors of the Empire State Building as it towers over surrounding buildings.