Colonial Period

Eyewitness to the Alamo

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S. position, the treaty placed severe limitations on American trade with the West Indies and said nothing about either the seizure of American ships in the future, or "impressment" -- the forcing of American sailors into British naval service. The jury returned a verdict of not guilty, and Zenger went free. C., has on microfilm the ship manifests and indexes to these lists. When, following the North Korean attack on South Korea on 25 June 1950, the UN Security Council resolved that members of the UN should proceed to the aid of South Korea.
Faith and the Founders of the American Republic

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Some talked of expanding freedom to new areas. O Sullivan gave these ideas a name: Manifest Destiny. the laziness and political instability of Mexicans. These "Steam Fire-l'roofs," as the metallic tuoes are called,are alo appli- cable to vaults for banks and offices, no less than to safes. HISTORY ERAS • The First Americans • Colonial Era • American Revolution • Early National Period • Pre-Civil War Era • Slavery • Civil War. Their quality certainly surpas.ses any thing that could have been looked for in so short a time, and under so great dis- advantages; and conspires with the scantiness of the means which have been at the commamd of the directors, to form the eulogiuin of that public spirit, perseverance and judgment, which have been able to accomplish so much."
The Quakers in the American colonies

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The continent was peopled; the frontier was disappearing. The Confederation also had problems dealing with other countries. The first wave of immigrants to colonial America, from England, France, Germany, and other northern European countries, were fleeing political and religious intolerance as well as seeking financial opportunities in the young country. The proponents of the this plan did manage did get it introduced in the House of Representatives, however, the bill died in committee in 1939 before ever reaching a House vote.
Samuel Wiseman's Book of Record: The Official Account of

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Following the War of the League of Augsburg (1688–1697), Louis XIV of France moved aggressively to expand French territories, and the French minister of the marine Louis de Phélypeaux, Comte de Pontchartrain, secretly made plans to establish French posts in Louisiana. Cuba and the Philippines had independence revolts, and the Spanish brutally put them down.� That became the USA's excuse for invading: freeing the subjected peoples.� Cort�s mouthed some of the same rhetoric as he laid siege to Tenochtitl�n .� As the U SA took the global stage with its invasion of the Philippines, the UK’s imperial bard, Rudyard Kipling, penned a poem titled “ The White Man’s Burden .”� Kipling was articulating British racism and framing the imperial venture as bringing “civilization” to the world’s dark-skinned peoples, and his poem was specifically an exhortation to the Philippines to submit to America’s benevolent rule.� Kipling was welcoming the USA to the intercontinental smorgasbord.� U.
Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in

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Collins A!'.oCo.,:il2, 440 Colt, Samuel, 4,10, .5,12. The British Crown's tax increase on Colonial  goods to pay for the Seven Years War in distant India conflicted  with the individualistic autonomy and expectation of mutual benefit  inherent in these institutions and thus caused them to become more  fervent in response. Saltpetre woi Ks were sot up in Boston, by Dr. The islands are serviced by most major American airlines and many of the world's major cruise lines.
The Quaker Invasion of Massachusetts

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I only had enough money to buy a ticket to his country as nobody would help me. This harsh response to veterans injured Hoover in the landmark election of 1932. Anglo-American is involved in copper and nickel mining in Botswana, as well as mining iron ore in Swaziland for export to Japan. To accomplish this the bonds must be used as a banking basis. Z^^^^^^ ^or a short period l,e bocaino ossocmtea with '-';"'™ „„erienco was so dismoragin? „,,, wmard B. Even skilled artisans could earn little more than a bare living.
Flowers and Herbs of Early America

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The bottom third owned no land and verged on poverty. Nuclear power led to a four-decade-long arms race between the United States and the USSR, and nuclear annihilation continues to threaten the world today. These reactionaries place the struggle in the context of East-West relations and justify the continued sacrifice of the Black masses to white supremacy by the need to hold the Soviet Union or "communism" in check.
Public and Private Papers

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As the mining boom in the West began to subside, animosity toward the large populations of Chinese laborers and other foreigners surged, and so began a series of legislative measures to restrict immigration of certain racial groups, beginning with nationals of China. Without them, the war for independence could not have been won. Moral Panic: Changing Concepts of the Child Molester in Modern America. P-l^-. rushing throi^vU^ ^,.„ ay. lor wueuever iiiuii wm-u,.^ ~. j The town of Clinton, in Worcester county, Massachusetts, owes its growth founder of the ton, Worcester man of liniiteil, time on a fiuiu he had invented nakiiig " Piping y, or short hand power-loom for f hand, in which! of the firm who invention.
Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850: Births, Marriages

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In 1618 the Virginia Company issued instructions to its appointed governor providing that free inhabitants of the plantations should elect representatives to join with the governor and an appointive council in passing ordinances for the welfare of the colony. Since Manhattan is actually Mediterranean in latitude, these early settlers were rather bewildered to encounter its snowy, freezing winter weather. With McKinley, Republicans gained a majority of the electorate that lasted, with only one interruption, until the New Deal in the 1930s.
Time: The Making of America: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit

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The high.(Hpl)reciation in ^-hich this article is held by physi- cians led to its immediate introduction into families in our large cities, and prepared the way for its very gene'ral use on voyages. Though television began as a tiny medium and though the war hampered its ability to grow, the new medium expanded rapidly after the war. Consequently, the media race for quick and easy profits that pushed the real issues into the shadows has imposed a high cost on American voters: it becomes easier for politicians to distract the public with false or exaggerated issues. … Continuous repetition and emphasis create high priorities in the public mind and in government.