Proclamation of Emancipation
Proclamation of Emancipation by the President of the United States...
General Order No. 3 of 19 June 1865
General Order No. 3, issued in Galveston, Texas, 19 June 1865.
Enki's Journey to Nippur
Enki's Journey to Nippur (c. 2000 BCE) is a Sumerian origin myth...
A Praise Poem of Lipit-Estar
A Praise Poem of Lipit-Estar is a Sumerian praise song honoring...
Hymn to Nungal
The Hymn to Nungal (c. 2000-1600 BCE) is a Sumerian poem praising...
The Earliest Photograph by Niépce
The oldest surviving photograph, taken by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce...