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U.S. Presidential history in images

Washington Taking Control of the American Army

"Washington Taking Control of the American Army, at Cambridge, Mass. July 1775." Copy of lithograph by Currier & Ives, 1876.

Credit: National Archives and Records Administration

On the occasion of Inauguration Day in the U.S., here is a trip through American presidential history, selected from images available in the public domain.

By Selena Frye

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