United States Presidential Election

United States Presidential Election

3 November 2020

The 2020 US Presidential Election is making headlines around the world before the final ballots are cast by Americans at home and abroad.  Many say that this is “the election of a life-time” and there is much concern about what could happen in the days and weeks after the results are announced.

Akg-images has created image selections which illustrate the events which have shaped the last four years of Trump's tenure.  We’ve also provided a look back at the events and challenges of the 44  previous Presidents of the United States .

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Donald J Trump, the 45th President of the United States is undoubtedly a controversial figure.  Here we review some of the major events of his term in office.

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The Democratic challenger to the incumbent president. Joseph Biden served as the 47th Vice President to Barak Obama. A native of Pennsylvania he is the sixth youngest senator in US history.

Click here to view Joe Biden’s story.

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Our photographer Claude Poules takes a look at Tradition and Everyday Life in 'small town America' in an attempt to show some of the context of the 2020 election.

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There have been 45 presidents of the United States stretching back to 1789.  Few men have influenced world events as sharply as these. Here we take a look at the men who served their country through the many challenging events of the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Events in the USA have a tendency to effect the outside world in dramatic and surprising ways.  Here we look at some of the key moments in the last 400 years of US history which have also shaped the world beyond.  

If you would like to license any of the images you’ve seen or need help to find something else; please do not hesitate to get in touch.  We’re always happy to dive into the archive in search of your perfect image.

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akg-images illustrate the history of world culture through an iconographic collection which spans archaeology and history through to performing arts, fine art and photography. Founded in 1945 and still independent, we work with world renowned cultural institutes, artists and private collections enabling media professionals to license unparalleled and unique imagery. We have been working with leading companies worldwide for over 20 years, licensing high quality imagery for a variety of editorial and commercial projects.

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