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Articles with keyword "Britain"

This woodblock print by Yoshu Shuen depicts a reception given by the Meiji Emper


The Odyssey of Ulysses S. Grant

After winning the Civil War and living in the White House, he decided to see the world.

"Low Naiad Centre" Wedgwood ceramic


Squeaky Clean

Wedgwood ceramics served a dual purpose

Portrait of Gouverneur Morris


Ungoverned Passion

Founding Father and ladies' man Gouverneur Morris flees revolutionary Paris to discover the delights of central Europe.

Building the Panama Canal


Digging Across Panama

The Americans triumphed over yellow fever, landslides, and worker strikes to change the earth's landscape.