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Chicago police officers carry protester Bernie Sanders, 21, in August 1963 to a police wagon from a civil rights demonstration at West 73rd Street and South Lowe Avenue. He was arrested, charged with resisting arrest, found guilty and fined $25. He was a University of Chicago student at the time.

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"We must take human nature as we find it, perfection falls not to the share of mortals."
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Le Président Roosevelt en réunion avec le Général Macarthur, l'Amiral Leahy et l'Amiral Nimitz

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50s model Dovima reading a newspaper

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Roger Pegram and Frank Bushong, Brant Point, Nantucket

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A Turkish navy officer crossing Bosphorus... by walking

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World heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali is photographed with first wife Sonji Roi

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Virna Lisi and Marcello Mastroianni in Costa Smeralda, Sardinia

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Lyndon B. Johnson with long hair during an interview in August 1972.

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Concorde performing a low-level flypast at an air show

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"Governments view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it."
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"When people tell me that I became President on January 20th, 1981, I feel I have to correct them. You dont become President of the United States. You are given temporary custody of an institution called the Presidency, which belongs to our people."
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Jean Doré à l'inauguration des travaux du Biodôme

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The artist stuns in a red ruffled two-piece sprayed with gold onstage

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Bentley, Richard. ALS to [1837 Aug. 15?]

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Autograph endorsement signed on verso of A.L.S., Aug 15, 1862 to Lincoln from Rear Admiral S. F. Dupont

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