Miss Columbia - Personification of the USA
Columbia - a historical and poetic name used for the United States of America and is also the name of its female personification (Miss Columbia). It has inspired the names of many persons, places, objects, institutions, and companies; such as the District of Columbia, the site of the national capital; and Columbia University. Columbia was largely displaced as the female symbol of the USA by the Statue of Liberty circa 1920. Date: circa 1910s
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ENNIUS, Quintus (239-169 BC). Writer during the
ENNIUS, Quintus (239-169 BC). Writer during the period of the Roman Republic, and is often considered the father of Roman poetry. 'Biografde los hombres del reino de Nᰯles'. Engraving. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid. National Library.
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STORNI, Alfonsina (1892-1938). Latin-American poets
STORNI, Alfonsina (1892-1938). Latin-American poets of the modernist period. 'Poes in餩tas y 餩tas'. Engraving. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). Madrid. Biblioteca del Instituto de Cultura Hispᮩca (Library of the Institute of Hispanic Culture).
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