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1. Ancient Brick Collection Ancient Brick Collection Archaeology; Ur (Extinct City); Iraq; Mesopotamia; Middle East; Cuneiform; Cuneiform inscriptions; Sargon I; Sargon II; Sumarians A collection of eight ancient clay bricks. Each brick has a cuneiform inscription: 1. "To Nannar, eldest son of Enlil, his king, Urnammu, the mighty man, priest of Erech, King of Ur, King of Sumer and...

2. Egyptian Coin, Ptolemaic Kings Egyptian Coin, Ptolemaic Kings Coins; Money; Currency; Egypt; Ancient Egypt; Trade; Silver; Kings AR tetradrachm. Dated regnal year 89 (171-170 BC). Obverse side has the bust of Ptolemy facing right. Reverse side has an eagle on a lightning bolt. The bust of Ptolemy is struck slightly off center. 28...

3. Cleopatra's Temple at Erment Cleopatra's Temple at Erment Africa; Ancient Egypt; Cleopatra; Erment; Temples Black and white photograph of the smaller of two temples on the site. 1857.

4. Lighter, Cigar Lighter, Cigar Oil lamp; Light; Lighting device; Whaling; Whale; Whales; Whale oil; Camphene; Cigar industry; Cigars; Cigar lighter An elaborately decorated small lamp in the shape of an ancient lamp, like the one like that which belonged to the legendary Aladdin. It has a single wick opening. This is, in fact a cigar lighter.

5. Lighter, Cigar Lighter, Cigar Oil lamp; Light; Lighting device; Whaling; Whale; Whales; Whale oil; Camphene; Cigar industry; Cigars; Cigar lighter A small lamp in the shape of an ancient lamp, like the one like that which belonged to the legendary Aladdin. It has a single wick opening. This is, in fact a cigar lighter.

6. Lighter, Cigar Lighter, Cigar Oil lamp; Light; Lighting device; Whaling; Whale; Whales; Whale oil; Camphene; Cigar industry; Cigars; Cigar lighter A elaborately decorated small lamp in the shape of an ancient lamp, like the one like that which belonged to the legendary Aladdin. It has a single wick opening. This is, in fact a cigar lighter.

7. The Great Temple, Abu Simbel The Great Temple, Abu Simbel Africa; Ancient Egypt; Abu Simbel; Temples; Statues; Frith, Francis, 1822-1898 Black and white photograph showing the colossal statues flanking the entrance to the temple. 1857. Francis Frith, the photographer, was a world-wide traveler. He made a series of trips to the Nile region...

8. Looking up at the Great Pyramid Looking up at the Great Pyramid Egypt; Africa; Pyramids; Pharaohs Black and white stereograph slide, #T234 in "Tour of the World" series, v. 5 and 6.

9. Tomb of Tut-Ankh-Amen in the Valley of The Kings, near Thebes, Egypt Tomb of Tut-Ankh-Amen in the Valley of The Kings, near Thebes, Egypt Valley of The Kings (Egypt); Africa; Tutankhamen, King of Egypt Black and white stereograph slide, T238 from Tour of the World series, vol 5 and 6.

10. Colonnade of the Great Hypostyle Hall in the Temple of Karnak, Thebes Colonnade of the Great Hypostyle Hall in the Temple of Karnak, Thebes Egypt; Temples; Thebes; Karnak Black and white stereograph slide, #T 236 from Tour of the World, vol. 5 and 6.

11. Entrance to the Great Temple, Luxor Entrance to the Great Temple, Luxor Africa; Luxor, Egypt; Ramses II; Ambulances; Black and white photograph of the entrance to the temple, 1857.

12. Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

13. Syrian Coin from the Seleucid Empire Syrian Coin from the Seleucid Empire Coins; Money; Currency; Syria; Trade; Silver; Romans AR tetradrachm. Roman Imperatorial government by Nero as Augustus (AD 54-68). Regnal year 7 and year 109 of the Caesarian Period; 60-61 AD. Obverse side: laureate bust of Nero. Reverse: Eagle facing left...

14. Three Liberty Dimes Three Liberty Dimes Pileus; Phrygian Cap; Liberty Cap; Coins; French Revolution; American Revolution; U.S. Mint; King Midas; Seated Liberty The 1864 dime has a wreath and says "United States of America." The other two coins just have the wreath. All three say "One Dime." The earliest dimes were called "dismes."

15. Mosaic mural Mosaic mural United States. Works Progress Administration; Federal Arts Project; Federal aid to the arts--United States; WPA; Mosaic; Murals Mosaic mural on the facade of the Municipal Auditorium in Long Beach, California, ca. 1937.

16. 18372--Illinois River and Valley from Starved Rock, New State Park, Ill. 18372--Illinois River and Valley from Starved Rock, New State Park, Ill. Illinois River; Starved Rock State Park, Illinois; Kaskaskia Indians; Marquette, Pere Jacques, 1636-1675; Joliet, Louis, 1645-1700; Indians of North America Black and white stereograph slide showing the Illinois River.

17. Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc. ; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States ; War posters, American; World War II; Health care Poster, color, 20 x 27.9 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
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