Southern plantation with slaves (USA, 19th century)
Before the American Civil war the use of slaves on plantations was typical in the Southern states.
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The American Civil War was fought between the Confederacy and the Union.
Several European countries joined the conquest of the New World, making America a colourful continent.
Legendary geographical discoveries at the beginning of the Modern Age had not only redrawn maps, but also had a truly diverse impact.
The palace and park complex is Hungary´s grandest Rococo edifice, often called the ´Hungarian Versailles´.
Owing to the inventions in the 18th century, textile industry became one of the most important industries.
The migration of large human populations began in Ancient times.
One of the best known buildings in the world, this is the residence and office of the President of the United States.
Jamestown, founded in 1607, was the first permanent English settlement on the east coast of North America.
The statue was donated by the French to the USA for the centenary of gaining independence.
Threshing machines are used for separating grains from straw.
About 1,500 people were taken to the labour camp also known as ‘the Hungarian Gulag’ during the Rákosi era.