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Historic Etchings & Drawings
A selection of historical images and video from Science Source
The Electric Shock, 1865
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Getty Research Institute
The Electric Shock, 1865
B. F. Skinner and Skinner Boxes, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
B. F. Skinner and Skinner Boxes, Montage
Johannes Kepler World Map, Tabulae Rudolphinae,1627
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Johannes Kepler World Map, Tabulae Rudolphinae,1627
Imperial 200 typewriter
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GUSTOIMAGES
Imperial 200 typewriter
Walter Raleigh Doused by Servant, 16th Century
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Science Source
Walter Raleigh Doused by Servant, 16th Century
Whaling, Sperm Whale, 19th Century
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
Whaling, Sperm Whale, 19th Century
45 Column Punch Cards
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New York Public Library
45 Column Punch Cards
Dust Bowl and Great Depression, 1930s
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Jessica Wilson
Dust Bowl and Great Depression, 1930s
Steam Powered Traction Engine, 19th Century
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Steam Powered Traction Engine, 19th Century
Russian Solar Eclipse Station, 1907
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LOC/Science Source
Russian Solar Eclipse Station, 1907
Atlantic Slave Trade, Cargo Hold of Slave Ship
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NYPL/Science Source
Atlantic Slave Trade, Cargo Hold of Slave Ship
Anton van Leeuwenhoek, Microbiologist, Montage
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Jessica WIlson
Anton van Leeuwenhoek, Microbiologist, Montage
Walter Raleigh Doused by Servant, 16th Century
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Science Source
Walter Raleigh Doused by Servant, 16th Century
Harvard Computers, 1918
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Science Source
Harvard Computers, 1918
Francis Crick and James Watson, 1953
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A. Barrington Brown
Francis Crick and James Watson, 1953
Great Mississippi River Flood, 1927
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Jessica Wilson
Great Mississippi River Flood, 1927
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, English Poet Laureate
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MMA/Harris Brisbane Dick Fund
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, English Poet Laureate
Andreas Vesalius, Anatomist
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Jessica Wilson
Andreas Vesalius, Anatomist
Burroughs and Muir, American Naturalists
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NYPL
Burroughs and Muir, American Naturalists
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, Montage
Assiniboine Indian Bison Hunt
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Science Source
Assiniboine Indian Bison Hunt
Giambattista della Porta, Physiognomy, 1586
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Giambattista della Porta, Physiognomy, 1586
Rhazes, Persian Chemist and Physician, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Rhazes, Persian Chemist and Physician, Montage
NYC, Times Square, 1943
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LOC
NYC, Times Square, 1943
Telephone Receivers, 19th Century
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Telephone Receivers, 19th Century
First quantum 10-volt chip, 1989
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Schmidt/NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY
First quantum 10-volt chip, 1989
Annie Edson Taylor, American Daredevil
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Annie Edson Taylor, American Daredevil
Jacques Gamelin, "Nouveau d'ostéologie", 1779
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Jacques Gamelin, "Nouveau d'ostéologie", 1779
National Polio Immunization Program, 1960s
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CDC
National Polio Immunization Program, 1960s
Edward Jenner, English Physician, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Edward Jenner, English Physician, Montage
Curtiss P-40E Warhawk (Kittyhawk) World War II Aircraft
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Millard H. Sharp
Curtiss P-40E Warhawk (Kittyhawk) World War II Aircraft
Dead Sea Scroll, The Habakkuk Commentary
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Dead Sea Scroll, The Habakkuk Commentary
American Civil War, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
American Civil War, Montage
Mount Fuji, Owari Province, 1830s
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Mount Fuji, Owari Province, 1830s
Samuel Colt and the Colt Revolver, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Samuel Colt and the Colt Revolver, Montage
De Groof Flying Machine, 1784
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
De Groof Flying Machine, 1784
Steamship Postal Service, 1840s
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Steamship Postal Service, 1840s
Joseph Lister, British Surgeon, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Joseph Lister, British Surgeon, Montage
Gold Rushes in California and the Klondike
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Jessica Wilson
Gold Rushes in California and the Klondike
Whaling, 16th Century
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Whaling, 16th Century
Osceola, Seminole Indian Leader
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Osceola, Seminole Indian Leader
How to Hold Your Pen, 1611
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
How to Hold Your Pen, 1611
Invention of Cinema, 1870s to 1920s, with Audio
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Jessica Wilson
Invention of Cinema, 1870s to 1920s, with Audio
Women's Suffrage, Montage with Audio and Text
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Jessica Wilson
Women's Suffrage, Montage with Audio and Text
Michel Chevreul, Color Contrast Diagram, 1839
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Smithsonian Libraries
Michel Chevreul, Color Contrast Diagram, 1839
Ann McNair and Mary Jo Smith with Pegasus Satellite, 1964
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NASA
Ann McNair and Mary Jo Smith with Pegasus Satellite, 1964
Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii, 79 AD
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Jessica Wilson
Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii, 79 AD
Charles Darwin
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Biophoto Associates
Charles Darwin
John Snow's Chloroform Inhaler, 1850s
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Science Source
John Snow's Chloroform Inhaler, 1850s
Nikola Tesla and His Inventions, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Nikola Tesla and His Inventions, Montage
The Invention of the Windmill, Nova Reperta, 16th Century
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Science Source
The Invention of the Windmill, Nova Reperta, 16th Century
James Watt,  First Steam Engine, 18th Century
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Science Source
James Watt, First Steam Engine, 18th Century
Alexander von Humboldt in the Andes, early 1800s
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Science Source
Alexander von Humboldt in the Andes, early 1800s
Notre-Dame de Paris, 1905
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LOC/Science Source
Notre-Dame de Paris, 1905
Tunguska Event, Siberia, 1908
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Jessica Wilson
Tunguska Event, Siberia, 1908
Hipparchus, Ancient Greek Astronomer and Mathematician
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Hipparchus, Ancient Greek Astronomer and Mathematician
Nutcracker Man, Olduvai Hominid OH5
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Camerapix
Nutcracker Man, Olduvai Hominid OH5
Artificial Left Hand
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Wellcome Images
Artificial Left Hand
Johannes Purkinje, Czech Physiologist
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Johannes Purkinje, Czech Physiologist
Young George Washington and Cherry Tree, 1738
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Young George Washington and Cherry Tree, 1738
Establishment of Longitudes, Nova Reperta, 1590
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Science Source
Establishment of Longitudes, Nova Reperta, 1590
René Descartes,  Double Rainbow, 1637
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
René Descartes, Double Rainbow, 1637
HIppocrates, Montage with Audio
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Jessica Wilson
HIppocrates, Montage with Audio
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
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Jessica Wilson
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
Great Fire of London, 1666
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New York Public Library
Great Fire of London, 1666
Pierre Testu-Brissy, French Balloonist
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Pierre Testu-Brissy, French Balloonist
Niagara Falls, Montage with Audio and Text
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Jessica Wilson
Niagara Falls, Montage with Audio and Text
Rhazes, Islamic Polymath
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Rhazes, Islamic Polymath
Proper Position for Floating, 1881
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Proper Position for Floating, 1881
Marshall Pass, Colorado, 1899
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Getty Research Institute
Marshall Pass, Colorado, 1899
Nikola Tesla, Serbian-American Inventor
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New York Public Library
Nikola Tesla, Serbian-American Inventor
Graf Zeppelin Over Giza Pyramids, Egypt, 1931
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Library of Congress
Graf Zeppelin Over Giza Pyramids, Egypt, 1931
Doris Baron, "Human Computer"
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NASA
Doris Baron, "Human Computer"
A Decade of Achievement, U.S. Postage Stamp, 1971
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
A Decade of Achievement, U.S. Postage Stamp, 1971
NACA, Human Computers, 1950s
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NASA
NACA, Human Computers, 1950s
Cats Decorating Christmas Tree, 1906
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Cats Decorating Christmas Tree, 1906
Nefertiti, Ancient Egyptian Queen
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
Nefertiti, Ancient Egyptian Queen
Niagara Falls, After Hennepin, 1750s
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Wellcome Images
Niagara Falls, After Hennepin, 1750s
Louis Daguerre, Camera Inventor, Montage
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Jessica Wilson
Louis Daguerre, Camera Inventor, Montage
Landslide, Yukon, Canada, 1964
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Urban J. Kinet/Science Source
Landslide, Yukon, Canada, 1964
Oskar Lenz, Trans-Sahara Expedition, 1879-80
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Science Source
Oskar Lenz, Trans-Sahara Expedition, 1879-80
Human Neck Muscles, Anterior, 1844
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Science Source
Human Neck Muscles, Anterior, 1844
Chinese Immigrants at San Francisco Custom House, 1872
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Science Source
Chinese Immigrants at San Francisco Custom House, 1872
Mont Cenis Rail Tunnel Construction, 1860s
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Science Source
Mont Cenis Rail Tunnel Construction, 1860s
Apollo 11 launch
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DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY
Apollo 11 launch
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
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New York Public Library
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
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MARY MARTIN
San Francisco Earthquake, 1906
Sappho, Ancient Greek Poet
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Science Source
Sappho, Ancient Greek Poet
Haymarket Affair, Anarchist Trial Particiapants,1887
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LOC/Science Source
Haymarket Affair, Anarchist Trial Particiapants,1887
King Aigeus Consulting the Pythia, Oracle of Delphi
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Science Source
King Aigeus Consulting the Pythia, Oracle of Delphi
Christian and Muslim Playing Chess, 1285
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Science Source
Christian and Muslim Playing Chess, 1285
Tabula Rogeriana, Upside-Down with North Up, Al-Idrisi, 1154
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Science Source
Tabula Rogeriana, Upside-Down with North Up, Al-Idrisi, 1154
Geronimo with Apache Warriors, 1886
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LOC/Science Source
Geronimo with Apache Warriors, 1886
Old safe lock mechanism
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GUSTOIMAGES
Old safe lock mechanism
No smoking sign, 1940s
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GUSTOIMAGES
No smoking sign, 1940s
Pont du Gard aqueduct, France
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ALEX BARTEL
Pont du Gard aqueduct, France
Native American Medicine Man Mask
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Science Source
Native American Medicine Man Mask
Invention of Book Printing, Nova Reperta, 16th Century
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Science Source
Invention of Book Printing, Nova Reperta, 16th Century
Davisson and Germer, US physicists
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EMILIO SEGRE VISUAL ARCHIVES,AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS
Davisson and Germer, US physicists
Josephine Baker, American Entertainer
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NYPL/Science Source
Josephine Baker, American Entertainer
P. T. Barnum, American Businessman and Showman
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LOC/Science Source /Science Source
P. T. Barnum, American Businessman and Showman
P. T. Barnum, American Businessman and Showman
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SCIENCE SOURCE
P. T. Barnum, American Businessman and Showman
Justinian I, Eastern Roman Emperor
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MMA/Gift of Darius Ogden Mills
Justinian I, Eastern Roman Emperor
Lewis Rutherfurd, Full Moons, 1871
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MMA/Gift of Weston J. Naef, in memory of Kathleen W. Naef and Weston J. Naef Sr.
Lewis Rutherfurd, Full Moons, 1871
Selim I, Ottoman Sultan
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Science Source
Selim I, Ottoman Sultan
Labors of Hercules, Capture of the Erymanthian Boar
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Science Source
Labors of Hercules, Capture of the Erymanthian Boar
NAACP Magazine "The Crisis", W.E.B. Du Bois
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LOC/Science Source
NAACP Magazine "The Crisis", W.E.B. Du Bois
Russian Orthodox Church, Alaska
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Dennis Flaherty
Russian Orthodox Church, Alaska
Bayeux Tapestry, Halley's Comet, 1066
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Science Source
Bayeux Tapestry, Halley's Comet, 1066
Comets in Night Sky
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Science Source
Comets in Night Sky
Aratea, Orion Constellation, 9th Century
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British Library
Aratea, Orion Constellation, 9th Century
Buffalo Bill Baffled, 1890
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British Library
Buffalo Bill Baffled, 1890
Lunar Eclipses in History, Montage with Audio and Text
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Jessica Wilson
Lunar Eclipses in History, Montage with Audio and Text
Isaac Newton, English Physicist
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Science Source
Isaac Newton, English Physicist
Carboniferous Marine Life
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Science Source
Carboniferous Marine Life
Through the Looking-Glass, Alice with Tweedledum and Tweedledee
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Through the Looking-Glass, Alice with Tweedledum and Tweedledee
Louis Pasteur Microscope Set, 1920s
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Science History Institute/Science Source
Louis Pasteur Microscope Set, 1920s
Sophocles, Ancient Greek Playwright
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Science Source
Sophocles, Ancient Greek Playwright
Von Bingen System of Health, 12th Century
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Science Source
Von Bingen System of Health, 12th Century
Egyptian Sarcophagus, Roman Period
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Millard H. Sharp
Egyptian Sarcophagus, Roman Period
The Four Humors of Hippocratic Medicine
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
The Four Humors of Hippocratic Medicine
I seem to have misplaced something...", 1902
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SCIENCE SOURCE / Science Source
I seem to have misplaced something...", 1902
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