TIMELINE IRAN

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Map of Middle East
Image by Deposit Photos

Human Figurine
7000-6100 BC, Kermanshah, Iran
Image public domain
Chapter 1

Pottery vase 5200-5000 BC
Chogha Mish, Kuzhestan, Iran
Image by Dorieo, public domain
Chapter 1

Figure with Ibex horns & raptor skin on shoulders
3000 BC, Mesopotamia or Iran
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Image public domain
Chapter 1

Sumerian Cuneiform clay tablet
Summary account of silver for governor
2500 BC, Shuruppak or Abu-Salabikh, Iraq
British Museum, London
Image public domain
Chapter 1

Cylinder of Nebuchadnezzar II
700 – 600 BC, Harvard Semitic Museum
Image public domain
Chapter 2

Map of Median Empire, 600 BC
Image by William Robert Shepherd
Public domain
Chapter 2

Tomb of Cyrus the Great
Fars Provence, Iran
Library of Congress, public domain
Chapter 2

Ruins of Persepolis
Image by Ehsan, public domain
Chapter 2

Genghis Khan Portrait
Yuan Dynasty, public domain
Chapter 3

Gonbad-e-Qabus Tower
Image by Robert Byron
Public domain
Chapter 3

Arab Invasion of Persia
Map by Javierfv1212
Public domain
Chapter 3

Nadir Shah Portrait
Hermitage Museum
Image public domain
Chapter 4

Queen Victoria wearing
Koh-i-noor Diamond Brooch, 1887
Image by Alexander Bassano,
Public domain

Khaju Bridge, Isfahan, Iran.
Built Shah Abbas II, c. 1650 AD
Image Deposit Photos
Chapter 4

Khaju Bridge, Isfahan, Iran.
Built Shah Abbas II, c. 1650 AD
Image Deposit Photos
Chapter 4

Khaju Bridge, Isfahan, Iran.
Built Shah Abbas II, c. 1650 AD
Image Deposit Photos
Chapter 4

Drilling Iran’s first oil well
Image public domain
Chapter 4

Masjed-I-Soleyman Well
First Oil Well in Iran, Jan 23, 1908
Drilled by Anglo-Persian Oil Co.
Image public domain
Chapter 4

 

Col. Reza Khan, 1917
Image public domain
Chapter 5

Reza Shah Pahlavi
Image public domain
Chapter 5

 

William Morgan Shuster
Image public domain
Chapter 5

 

Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi
Image public domain
Chapter 5

SAVAK Logo
Image public domain
Chapter 6

 

Ayatollah Khomeini
Image public domain
Chapter 6

 

President Truman
and Prime Minister Mossadegh
October 5, 1951
Image public domain
Chapter 6

Students Attack American Embassy
November, 1979
Image public domain
Chapter 6

 

Operation Eagle Claw, April 25, 1980
Wreckage at Desert One Base in Tabas, Iran
Image public domain
Chapter 7

 

Operation Eagle Claw
35-Year Memorial
Image public domain
Chapter 7

US Secy of State Kerry and Entourage
Iran Deal talks, Switzerland, 2015
Image State Dept., public domain
Chapter 11