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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A burnt-out heavy tank "Josef Stalin" IS 3 with a 122 mm gun near the Kilian barracks in Budapest. A female insurgent walking home after a day of fighting. After the revolution failed, she was sentenced to death and executed.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Budapest ctizens queue for food and look at destroyed tanks and dead Soviet soldiers in a Budapest street.

    56-09-02/28A

    Hungary 42 years after the Revolution: Between November 4 and December 31,1956, 155.085 Hungarian refugees crossed into Austria. Most of them came over Andau bridge and a mud-road which Austrian artists have now lined with works in memory of the mass-flight.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A member of the hated and feared AVH, the Communist Secret Police, lies dead: lynched by the crowd. Budapest, 30 October 1956.

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    The Princess Lamballe (1749-1792),Marie-Therese-Louise de Savoie-Carignan,princesse de Lamballe.The intimate friend of Queen Marie Antoinette was lynched by revolutionaries. (From the workshop of Antoine Francois Callet)

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A large proportion of the Hungarian army supported the insurgents: revolutionaries in an armoured car.

    56-09-02/ 0A

    The Jacquerie at Meaux (1358). From Jean Froissart's Chroniques; Bruges, Belgium; third half of the 14th century. The Jacquerie was a popular revolt in late medieval Europe that took place in northern France in 1358, during the Hundred Years' War. The revolt centered in the Oise Valley north of Paris. These rebellions were known as the Jacquerie after the peasant revolutionary Guillaume Caillet, popularly known as Jacques Bonhomme ("Simple Jack") or Callet. The revolt was suppressed by French nobles led by Charles the Bad of Navarre. Caillet, who was the leader of the rebellion, was captured by the French nobles and tortured to death by use of red-hot irons. The word "Jacquerie" became a synonym for peasant uprisings, and for centuries the nobility lived in fear of a repeat performance.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Heavy Soviet T 34/85 tanks protect a street crossing on the Pest side of Kossuth-Bridge. These heavy tanks proved too unwieldy for downtown battles and many were destroyed or captured by the insurgents. The visible markings on these tanks - 430, 433 and 442 - show they are Soviet tanks; the Hungarian army did not have such tanks. In the background: Hotel Astoria.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Soviet soldiers lie dead among the debris of a truck on Jozsef körut.

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    Le 28 Juillet; la Liberte guidant le peuple. July 28th 1830; Liberty guides the people. Oil on canvas, 260 x 325 cm. Painted 1830. R.F. 129

    40-11-02/54

    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Citizens of Budapest celebrate the retreat of the Soviet troops between October 29 and 30.

    56-09-13/25

    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A member of the hated and feared AVH, the Communist Secret Police, has been lynched and hangs from a tree. Budapest, 30 October 1956.

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    Marie Antoinette, Archduchess, Queen of France (1755-1793), daughter of Empress Maria Theresia, sister of Emperor Joseph II. Died under the guillotine six months after her husband, Louis XVI. Canvas, 273 x 193,5 cm, 1778

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    The Oath of the Jeu de Paume,when the Three Estates refused to disband upon royal orders. June,29,1789. See also 26-03-03/48,40-11-04/53,33-01-04/60, 40-11-22/44.

    40-11-16/59

    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A group of insurgents walk past the Kilian barracks after a day of fighting. In the background, Colonel Pal Maleter's tank by which he wished to retreat into the baracks on October 25 (the tank's guntower is turned to the boulevard), but got stuck in the entrance. Maleter became Minister of Defense on November 3, 1956. After the failure of the Revolution he was sentenced to death together with Imre Nagy and executed in 1958.

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    Archduchess Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), wife of King Louis XVI, died on the guillotine. Inv. GG 2132

    40-08-10/70

    The recapture of Tianjin during the Boxer Rebellion, June 1900. Colour-printed battle scene, woodblock printed in the style of a new-year print (Nianhua). China; Qing dynasty, 1900.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Well-dressed young ladies carrying rifles were a common sight in downtown Budapest.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Janos Mesz, "Janos of the wooden leg", one of the leaders of the insurgents'group in Corvin Lane, standing at the Erkel Theatre on Republic Square (Köztarsasag ter) on October 30, 1956. Mesz lost his leg in a railroad accident. He was fatally wounded on November 4th.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. An insurgent atop a disabled heavy Soviet assault gun on Joszef körut during early November 1956.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A T-34 tank,with the Hungarian national emblem and one black and one Hungarian flag, is maneuvered into position as a roadblock.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. A dead Soviet soldier lies in front of a badly damaged house on Joszef körut. Ocrober 1956.

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    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. The insurgents have hung the Hungarian national flag in a window of the HQ of AVH, the Communist Secret Police. The Communist emblem, hammer and sickle, has been removed from the flag in the foreground.

    56-09-14/15

    The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23, 1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Dead members of the Secret Police, ordered to protect the Budapest headquarters of the Communist Party, lie lined up in front of the just conquered building.

    56-09-14/17

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