Digitally restored print of John Adams
Digitally restored print of John Adams. John Adams was an American Founding Father, Continental Congress Delegate, Vice-President, and President. He was one of the most influential people in the history of the United States of America. Adams' son John Quincy Adams was the sixth U.S. President. John Adams died July 4, 1826, on the same day as his friend and contemporary Thomas Jefferson.
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Hump master operating a signal switch system at a railroad yard in Chicago, 1942
December 1942 - Hump master in a Chicago and Northwestern railroad yard operating a signal switch system which extends the length of the hump track. He is thus able to control movements of locomotives pushing the train over the hump from his post at the hump office in Chicago, Illinois.
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Robert E. Lee with eldest son and aide
Portrait of General Robert E. Lee (center) and his aides-de-camp, Major General George Washington Custis Lee (left), who is his eldest son, and Colonel Walter Taylor (right). circa 1865
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