Biographical Memorials of James Oglethorpe

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.29 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In a speech delivered to the Senate on March 7, 1900, he said: "Duty and interest alike, duty of the highest kind and interest of the highest and best kind, impose on us the retention of the Philippines, the development of the islands, and the expansion of our Eastern commerce." / 17 Perhaps the effective voice for imperialism was that of Albert J. Thus the mechanical combinations of a few ingenious minds became, in their results, more potent than the most powerful armies guided by consummate skill,...
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John Adams

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.90 MB Downloadable formats: PDF They were part of the Southwestern Archaic Tradition centered in north-central New Mexico, the San Juan Basin, the Rio Grande Valley, southern Colorado, and southeastern Utah. Spanish conquerors of Mexico found peyote in ritual use by the Incas who also had the habit of chewing leaves from the Erythroxylon coca plant. *The Colonial Period in America took place between the early 1500s and late 1700s. *The colonists established 13 colonies. (more…)...
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Parkman; Prose Passages from the Works of Francis Parkman,

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.83 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Presentations look across the American Memory collections to investigate curricular themes. This is called the "browning of America". [221] [222] Baby Boom Americans are getting older and a larger fraction of the people are retired. [223] [224] Other issues facing the United States are a growing concern about the environment. Tlio London Society of Arts, in 1818, voted Mr. Voter turnout was the highest since 1968, at 64%. (more…)...
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Best Quotations of John Adams

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.92 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A smnll boat was built at Ilendcrsonville, Ky. Even in the cities, most craft operations were carried out in small shops, often family-owned and located in the family home. ;;'-«- - ;:r orr;r c^rv- rstrVo,™ ana .e Cl.y, Febraary ^L 18*-. " ' ^ ^^^ „„Mo wa» pointed at both and.througb or shoemaker a st.teb_ 1 ^^^^^ ^^^ ends, with the eye in AV™'™! ""^p^ee "wo "e not aware that „a, .nd then the °'';" ^^^''jLTe con«™c,ed. (more…)...
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The Complete Writings of Roger Williams, Volume 3: Bloudy

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.96 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The proposition was narrowly defeated by a vote of 1,143,670 in favor to 1,398,999 against. This attitude persisted with their settlers in the American colonies. (6) To these factors should be added the role of the Puritan sect. Harrison and his partner, in tiicir intercdur-e with Colonel Molnikoflf and Colonel Kraft, has since maintained it.'*elf in Russia against all comers, and has now no competitor. 52«5 JOSF.pn iiAiuu-soN, jr., nnLADKLPiiiA. (more…)...
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James Madison and the Spirit of Republican Self-Government

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.42 MB Downloadable formats: PDF There are also a couple of online exhibits that provide a “behind the scenes” look at the way archaeologists find out about objects excavated on Jamestown Island. The oxpor.utio of -eed and ,!-„ it. manufacture into oil. «... eneuur- ,«,dl.yv.uiou,me,. North Caro- lina offered £25 per cwt. for saltpetre, and £200 for tho first 500 weight of gunpowder equal to English powder of 85f. the cwt.; also, £100 for the first 1000 lbs. weight of refined sulphur. (more…)...
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U.S. History Pre-Columbian-1865 SparkCharts

Format: Wall Chart Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.82 MB Downloadable formats: PDF To the narrow strip along the Atlantic coast had been added the vast expanse of Canada and the territory between the Mississippi River and the Allegheny Mountains, an empire in itself. GDP (8.3 percent in 2000), it is responsible for one-third of new output. Literary production in the colonies was largely confined to New England. The Charring Houses for the preparation of Charcoal, three in nura- ber, arc capable of arnishing all the coal required for. .e mills, the wood beiug stored and seasoned in...
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Inheritance and Family Life in Colonial New York City

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.67 MB Downloadable formats: PDF South Africa's industrial growth demanded an increasing supply of cheap labor, which was met not only from within the country, but also by the use of migrant contract laborers from the surrounding states. It wouid aid them, and be a means of public safety, if a certain quantity were purchased annually, to form arsenals, in which a competent supply should always be l.ept. Many regarded the faith of the Government as involved in the support of manufactures, created by its restrietivo measures and the war, and which...
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The Transit of Civilization From England to America in the

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.40 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Rhode Island had refused to send delegates because it did not want the national government to interfere with Rhode Island's affairs. The industrial heartland of the United States is the east-north-central region, comprising Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin, with steelmaking and automobile manufacturing among the leading industries. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com) What a disappointment to learn that this book is out of print. Southern publicists insisted, for example, that the relationship between capital and labor was more humane under the slavery system than...
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Long Before Stonewall: Histories of Same-Sex Sexuality in

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.43 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Were there some chromosome breaks in the lab experiments? The territory's main trade partners are the United States and Puerto Rico. Secretary Chase, though a long-time free-trader, worked with Congressman Justin Morrill to pass a second tariff bill in summer 1861, raising rates another 10 points in order to generate more revenues. [157] These subsequent bills were primarily revenue driven to meet the war's needs, though they enjoyed the support of protectionists such as Carey, who again assisted Morrill in the bill's drafting. (more…)...
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