‘attempting’ historical pictures (exact matches)

Final flight of American aviator Amelia Earhart, 1937
Final flight of American aviator Amelia Earhart, 1937
Festival of the Regeneration of Nature, Paris, 10 August 1793
Festival of the Regeneration of Nature, Paris, 10 August 1793
Algerine Method of Execution
Algerine Method of Execution
French suffragettes invading a polling station and attempting to remove a ballot box
French suffragettes invading a polling station and attempting to remove a ballot box
The Russian Prison System in Siberia
The Russian Prison System in Siberia
King Canute attempting to defy the tide
King Canute attempting to defy the tide
Orpheus attempting to retrieve Eurydice from the underworld
Orpheus attempting to retrieve Eurydice from the underworld
Sirens attempting to seduce Odysseus
Sirens attempting to seduce Odysseus