The Colonial Craftsman (Anson G. Phelps Lectureship on Early

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Frobisher of the town, had contributed to the reputation and manufac- ture of American potash, by investigating the principles of the process, and by demonstrating its superiority for soap-malving. One of these is the Ossabaw hog, a feral breed that has lived for centuries on Ossabaw Island off the coast of Georgia. The OWTRA established a three-pronged approach to address the tire problem. The social activism of the 1960s and 1970s created a sympathetic audience for abused children.

The Autobiography of Ben Franklin

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It wiis iiiude, — lis wore siieciiiiens of tho (lil of sunflower .«ecd cxhihiteil nt tho same time, — liy tho Mora- vi.ins at that place, and in much the samo wiiy as linseed oil, at tho mto of nine iiiiits of oil to a bushel and a half of sued. During America's westward expansion of the 1840s, the problems associated with assimilating millions of people of alien race served as a brake on efforts to acquire large areas of Mexico, Central America, and even Cuba.

A history of Norwegian immigration to the United States from

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Loyalists wanted to pursue peaceful forms of protest because they believed that violence would give rise to mob rule or tyranny. By examining the... the Reconstruction 12/11/12 Historiography of the Reconstruction Era At a time when America was trying to piece itself back... together, the Reconstruction Era is one of the most important chapters in history. Buchanan ot rl vauia, spoke on the same side, chiefly in reference to he shi v ii rtonnage and iron interests.

History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the

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I5recd, riiiladelphm, June 20, liose from cloth and gum elastic; Matthew W. British vessels was on y 5> J2^ P-ce. 11 ^^^^^^^.^^^ ^^ ,; goods was neavl^out^^^^ of G Jgow. who had for ;:;::^-:s.^;^^^^^^^^^ ,,,, i-eh a..d ^f; P^;-; r oV;^ a^^^^ ^he ports .ere received, and on^l 832 pceso ^^ ^^^^ ^^^, ,,, Cape of fo :ilexl;ion of British goods which Uieyun^^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^^^ The rise in price of raw cotton ^«-f^^«^ ^.^^^^^^^ ,,, year of a New England factories to stop -f / '^^^^^^^^^^^^ ,„d many advan- cotton factory on a large scale, -'^t' ^^; ^^f ;;;J " I „ew era to that tages, at Lynchburg, Va., was regarded as opening section of the country. „,tpnfiivc scale was commenced The manufacture of cotton gins on an " «J J« ;;; \ ^^^^.^.^ ,,. >,,,, „t this tim« in Autauga county, Ala., by ^"" f ™\;^. ,^„, ,,u,, Mr.

The Life of Thomas Paine: With a History of His Literary,

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Remember also that the Moravians in Bethlehem were using tile stoves from their middle-European roots to heat their choir houses and work spaces. „l a more from 18C0 to 1864 inclusive, P"" ^ ";°''" ™;„ °„eL„dred and profitable husines, its profits ""-'-S. .^^ '„* " j,, ,„„ present sixty per cent, on it, capital » ^"^ ' "J^^^^^^^ „, t„,i„ess by the ■"T ""'°: IfCnirMr Tail wa. prominent amons bis commercial As a man of bus.nesa lur. la ^ unswerving integ- associates for his high-toned sense of honor and In^ b ^,^^ ntv. eommanding the respect and ^^^^ «^.^^^i\,7,,.,, ^eetitude St;iet,y eonseientious in all ^ ^^f^ ^^^^ ^J^;;';^^ by whieh WIU-AUI.

The Battle-Field of Bunker Hill with a Relation of the

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He expressed this best when he argued in the defense of honoring Indian treaties as Congress was debating the �termination� issue. POL-1.0: Explain how and why political ideas, beliefs, institutions, party systems, and alignments have developed and changed. According to the resolutions, states could "interpose" their views on federal actions and "nullify" them. The cotton from Brazil had more than trebled i ^ the same time, and in the next five years American Uplands declined in price to nine and ten pence a pound.

The United States, 1763-2001 (Spotlight History)

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They reached the Arkansas River in 1673, but went no farther after the Quapaw warned them of supposedly hostile native groups and Spanish posts in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Dut the directors, cncour- nged by their engineer, Mr, George Stephen- K.n, whose opinion that a locomotive could be constructed to travel fifteen or twenty mile* an hour was ridiculed boforo a com- uiittee of I'nrliament, ond by others, de- cided to luiiUe a trial of locomotives, and olTercd a premium of £500, for tho best loeomotive cngino. »" ''f"" "" " '"''''' ""''■''' times its own weight (which ^as not to ex- ceed six tons), at tho rate of ten uiile.- an hour, and to cost not over £550.

For Adam's Sake: A Family Saga in Colonial New England

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Traditional Native American ceremonies are still practiced by many tribes and bands, and the older theological belief systems are still held by many of the native people.[ specify ] These spiritualities may accompany adherence to another faith, or can represent a person's primary religious identity. President George Washington proposed government regulated and operated trading houses. Long and Norris, the latter of wIk.u aine about the same time sole proprietor of the .>us>ness. wh.cl. a Mnn. become one of the most extensive in the city, the works bcn-g known as the Norris Locomotive WorkH.

The Indian Slave Trade: The Rise of the English Empire in

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He endorsed government's protective role, but then began the process of deregulation -- the removal of governmental controls in economic life. Patrick Henry, who would have been their delegate, declared he "smelt a rat,"… Why did Texas want its independence? In April, the Navigation Act of 1696 is passed by the English Parliament requiring colonial trade to be done exclusively via English built ships. Georgia. single fathers. lost population in the 1990s.

English defenders of American freedoms, 1774-1778: Six

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Military service and urban residency contributed to the rise of American Indian activism, particularly after the 1960s and the occupation of Alcatraz Island (1969–1971) by a student Indian group from San Francisco. Located on the upper level of the National Archives museum, is the permanent home of the original Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United States, and Bill of Rights. Also, the use of opium became fashionable among some of the Litepati in Europe, and their various letters and books extolle its virtues.